Casey County Newswire

Casey County Newswire

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  1. Casey County Murder Trial Set For MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    William Rigdon is accused of killing Wendall "Gleason" Pyles almost 3 years ago. Investigators say Rigdon, along with David Salyers, killed Pyles because of the way he quit the Iron Horsemen Motorcycle Gang.

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  2. 's Top 10 Must Watch LGBT Videos of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Towleroad

    ... how it all comes out. Not a video but too important not to include in this week's round-up. Casey Davis, the Casey County, Kentucky clerk who is one of three county clerks in that state defying the Supreme Court's ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges, ...

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  3. Murl Martin, 68, Casey County, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Columbia Magazine

    Murl Martin of Liberty, KY passed away Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the Casey County Hospital, Liberty, KY. He was 68. Funeral services are at 12pmCT/1pmET, Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro.

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  4. Casey County clerk makes stop in Lexington on his ride to support Rowan County clerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WKYT

    He's in the middle of a bike ride from Pikeville to Paducah, raising awareness of the Rowan County clerk's stance against gay marriage. "They are wanting a marriage license.

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  5. Kenneth Durham, 84, Yosemite, KYRead the original story

    Saturday | Columbia Magazine

    Kenneth Durham, 84, Yosemite, KY He was a former employee of American Greetings, Farmer, formerly served on the Casey County School Board and a member of House of Prayer. He was a native of Yosemite, KY, and a resident of the community at the time of his death.

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  6. The Adair BAND hosts Mark Twain Festival Sat 29 Aug 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Columbia Magazine

    ... (A) - 4pmCT Cumberland County (A) - 4:15pmCT Thomas Nelson HS (AA) - 4:30pmCT Somerset HS (AA) - 4:45pmCT Casey County (AA) - 5pmCT Break Allen County Scottsville (AAA) - 5:45pmCT Larue County HS (AAA) - 6pmCT Taylor County (AAA) - 6:15pmCT Break ...

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  7. Thousands rally for clerks denying gay marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | State Journal

    ... and waving American flags. The three clerks, Davis, Kay Schwartz of Whitley County and Casey Davis from Casey County, halted all marriage licenses from their offices after the Supreme Court ruling in June that legalized same-sex marriage. "They ...

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  8. Junior McQueary, Casey Co., KYRead the original story

    Friday | Columbia Magazine

    ... He was the owner/operator of a sawmill. Junior attended the Church of Christ. He was a He was a native of Casey County, KY, the son of the late Lee Otis McQueary, Sr. and Nettie Knight McQueary, His wife, Vivian Mae McDonald McQueary, survives. He ...

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  9. Supporters, protesters rally outside office of Rowan County Clerk Kim DavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WKYT

    ... been meeting for two months now, was joined by a group of protesters. The group supporting Davis also welcomed Casey County Clerk Casey Davis, who stopped in Rowan County during his bike ride from Pikeville to Paducah in support of county clerks who ...

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  10. Kentucky County Clerk Casey Davis: My Job to tell Gays They are going to HellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Daily Kos

    Walter Einenkel wrote another diary about Casey Davis and how he was supposedly willing to die in his fight against The Casey County clerk also told West Virginia radio host Tom Roten on Monday that he believes that, as a Christian, he should be exempt from performing such job duties because his religion requires him to not only oppose same-sex marriage but also to tell gay people that they are going to Hell unless they repent and get washed in "the blood of Jesus Christ."

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  11. Kentucky Clerk's Office Continues To Refuse Marriage LicensesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... the Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage a "war on Christianity." On a West Virginia morning radio show, Casey County Clerk Casey Davis (no relation to Kim) said he was willing to " fight and die " for his cause. "Our law says 'one man and one ...

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  12. Casey County Clerk begins ride across Kentucky in support of Kim DavisRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Floyd County Times

    At 4:30 a.m. on Thursday, Casey County Clerk Casey Davis left his home to launch a bike ride that will take him from Pikeville to Paducah to elevate the dire situation of Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, whose request for a stay while she appeals the District Court's initial decision was denied late Wednesday afternoon by the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. "I cannot let my sister go to jail without my doing something to let others know about her plight," said Casey, as he prepared for his departure to Pikeville to begin his ride.

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  13. 'Sorry, guys': Kentucky county clerk's office denies ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Raw Story

    ... by a judge remains in effect until Aug. 31 despite the appeals court ruling. Another defiant county clerk, from Casey County, suggested this week he was willing to be jailed or killed for refusing to follow the law. "If it takes it, I will go to ...

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  14. Kentucky clerk again refuses to issue marriageaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WHAS11

    ... the ban on same-sex marriage was overturned two months ago. The couple plans to return next week. Meanwhile, Casey County Clerk Casey Davis, another clerk who is denying licenses, announced that he started a bike ride across Kentucky Thursday ...

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  15. Kentucky Clerk Says He Will Die Fighting Gay Marriage, Being Gay Is SinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | On Top Magazine

    Casey County Clerk Casey Davis said Monday that he may die fighting the Supreme Court's ruling striking down gay marriage bans in all 50 states. During an appearance Monday on Huntington, West Virginia's The Tom Roten Morning Show , an emotional Davis said that his stand was worth dying for.

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  16. Defiant Kentucky clerk says he's wiling to die for his right to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Raw Story

    One of the Kentucky county clerks who is defying court orders to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples said his religious faith requires him to notify LGBT people that they're going to Hell. Casey Davis, the elected Casey County clerk, spoke earlier this week to West Virginia radio host Tom Roten about his refusal to follow the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v.

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  17. Denied: Antigay Kentucky Clerk Loses in Federal Court AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Advocate

    ... in the news over her resistance; video of some couples being turned away has circulated widely on the Internet. Casey County Clerk Casey Davis and Whitley County Clerk Kay Schwartz also object to issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples; like ...

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  18. Kentucky clerk gets emotional and claims he may have to die in his fight against gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Daily Kos

    On Monday, Casey County Clerk Casey Davis appeared on Huntington, West Virginia's "The Tom Roten Morning Show" to discuss how he similarly plans to defy the courts if ordered to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples a even to the point of death. Davis railed against Gov. Steve Beshear for complying with the Supreme Court's marriage equality ruling, insisting that the governor should flout the Obergefell decision: "I think that's a travesty to think that just because he don't see it this way or his opinion is to let same-sex marriage go and it's all right that us as Christians, we as Christians just don't have rights anymore? That's wrong sir.

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  19. Court orders defiant Kentucky clerk to issue same-sex marriage...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Raw Story

    ... marriage licenses," the court document reads. Davis wasn't the only Kentucky clerk refusing to issue licenses. Casey County Clerk Casey Davis also vowed not to issue them, saying, "Nature's law will supercede any law that man puts on a piece of ...

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  20. This Kentucky Clerk Vows To Die For The Right To Oppose Gay MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Huffington Post

    A Kentucky county clerk who has been outspoken in his opposition to marriage equality now says he'll "die" fighting to keep same-sex couples from tying the knot. Casey County Clerk Casey Davis has reportedly refused to issue marriage licenses to both heterosexual and same-sex couples in protest of the Supreme Court's June 26 ruling on marriage equality.

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