Breathitt County Newswire

Breathitt County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Breathitt County, KY.

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  1. Blackcats finish 5-1 in shortened passing tournamentRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Floyd County Times

    ... the 2015 season with a loss to Pikeville, Prestonsburg posted back-to-back wins over Sheldon Clark and Breathitt County. Prestonsburg, however, dropped two straight games to Hazard and Shelby Valley. During the second half of the 2015 season, ...

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  2. Kentucky Woodland Owners Short Course -Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Grayson News Gazette

    The 2016 Woodland Owners Short Course programs have started and represent a great opportunity for woodland owners and those with an interest in woodlands and wildlife to learn how to make their woodlands as healthy and productive as possible. The next Short Course will be July 30 in Eastern Kentucky in Breathitt County, and then on Aug. 13 in Western Kentucky in Caldwell County.

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  3. How the white working class lost its patriotismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    In my culture, love of country used to be a civic religion. Our ancestral homeland in Appalachia - the birthplace of the grandparents who raised me - was Breathitt County, Kentucky, nicknamed "bloody" Breathitt.

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  4. Blackcats finish runner-up in Raceland tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Floyd County Times

    ... the 2015 season with a loss to Pikeville, Prestonsburg posted back-to-back wins over Sheldon Clark and Breathitt County. Prestonsburg, however, dropped two straight games to Hazard and Shelby Valley. During the second half of the 2015 season, ...

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  5. Breathitt County voters opt to allow alcohol salesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    News outlets report that 58 percent of county voters on Tuesday opted in favor of allowing alcohol sales in restaurants and other businesses.

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  6. Breathitt County Goes WetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Secretary of State Alison Grimes posted the results on her Twitter Wednesday morning. 2,323 people voted to allow sales in the county.

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  7. Blackcats set to start practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Floyd County Times

    ... the 2015 season with a loss to Pikeville, Prestonsburg posted back-to-back wins over Sheldon Clark and Breathitt County. Prestonsburg, however, dropped two straight games to Hazard and Shelby Valley. The second half of the Blackcats' 2015 season ...

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  8. Breathitt County Man Found Dead at Jackson Inn MotelRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Kentucky State Police

    A Breathitt County man was found dead in the parking lot of the Jackson Inn Motel early Sunday morning. Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard received a call around 5:50 a.m., advising that a man had been found lying in the parking lot of the motel, with an apparent laceration to his throat, and that he did not appear to be breathing. 3 comments

  9. BOWLING, CreedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice BOWLING, Creed "Big Cat" "Cash" Age 83, of Brookville, went to be with the lord on Sunday, July 3, 2016. He was born July 13, 1932 in Breathitt County, KY to the late Clyde and Eve Bowling.

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  10. Tracking 4th Of July StormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... State police are looking for a man they consider armed and dangerous following an early morning homicide in Breathitt County. According to investigators, a man was found lying in the parking lot of the Jackson Inn Motel just before 6 a.m. Sunday ...

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  11. Veteran Saves American Bald Eagle He Calls - Freedom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... State police are looking for a man they consider armed and dangerous following an early morning homicide in Breathitt County. According to investigators, a man was found lying in the parking lot of the Jackson Inn Motel just before 6 a.m. Sunday ...

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  12. Man Who Used Mini-Bat To Rob Frankfort Bakery SentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... State police are looking for a man they consider armed and dangerous following an early morning homicide in Breathitt County. According to investigators, a man was found lying in the parking lot of the Jackson Inn Motel just before 6 a.m. Sunday ...

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  13. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    State police are looking for a man they consider armed and dangerous following an early morning homicide in Breathitt County. According to investigators, a man was found lying in the parking lot of the Jackson Inn Motel just before 6 a.m. Sunday with a laceration to his throat.

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  14. Kentucky Sheriff's Deputy Performed Illegal Traffic Stop on Business Rival, Lawsuit AllegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    The deputy, who is also a city councilman, owns a private ambulance company currently engaged in a lawsuit with the employer of the driver he detained. Jason Crigger, an EMT and ambulance driver for the Kentucky-based Arrow-Med Ambulance alleges in a lawsuit that he was "verbally harass[ed]" by Breathitt County special deputy Darrell "Steve" McIntosh, who Crigger says "activated his emergency lights and siren" and detained him for several minutes while a patient returning from a dialysis treatment lay in the back of the ambulance. 1 comment

  15. Ambulance Driver Sues Officer Over Traffic StopRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | US News & World Report

    ... employee says is handling the recently filed lawsuit, did not promptly respond to requests for comment. Breathitt County Sheriff Ray Clemons says McIntosh is not paid for his work as a sheriff's deputy in the rural county, which has just one paid ...

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  16. Deputy faces lawsuit after pulling over ambulanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KCRG

    A Kentucky ambulance driver is suing a law enforcement officer after the ambulance was pulled over with a patient inside. Jason Crigger, an EMT with Arrow-Med Ambulance, Inc., claims Breathitt County Special Deputy Steve McIntosh pulled over the ambulance for no good reason and harassed the crew.

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  17. Breathitt County Woman Shoots, Kills HusbandRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Kentucky State Police

    A Breathitt County man died after being shot by his wife, and two other people were seriously injured during a shooting incident late Saturday evening. Kentucky State Police Trooper David Hobbs and Detective Gary Sandlin responded to the Kentucky River Medical Center around 10:50 p.m., after receiving information that two gunshot victims had been brought into the emergency room.

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  18. Police: 1 dead, 2 injured in Breathitt County shootingRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Kentucky State Police tell media outlets that Sandra Hurt is accused of shooting her husband, her son and another woman at a Jackson home. When police arrived at the house, they found 47-year-old Henry Michael Hurt dead, and his wife, Sandra Hurt, was found unresponsive.

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  19. Child Found In Louisville Pond DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... All four juveniles were released back to their parents. Police tell us they will be charged accordingly. BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) - The Breathitt County Coroner confirmed with LEX18 one person is dead after being shot early Sunday morning. ...

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  20. Vigil To Be Held For 10-Year-Old Killed In Hit-And-RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... All four juveniles were released back to their parents. Police tell us they will be charged accordingly. BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) - The Breathitt County Coroner confirmed with LEX18 one person is dead after being shot early Sunday morning. ...

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