Elliott County Newswire

Elliott County Newswire

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

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  1. Unemployment rates up in 96 Kentucky countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | KFVS12

    ... had the state's highest unemployment rate at 18 percent. Leslie County was next at 12.2 percent, followed by Elliott County at 11.8 percent, Letcher County at 11.4 percent and Harlan County at 11.2 percent.

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  2. Jobless rates fell in 74 Kentucky counties in May 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | KFVS12

    ... had the state's highest unemployment rate at 16.6 percent. Leslie County was next at 9.9 percent, followed by Elliott County at 9.8 percent, Letcher County at 9.7 percent and Harlan County at 9.5 percent.

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  3. LUTZ, PhyllisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Dayton Daily News

    LUTZ, Phyllis Jean 82, of Fairborn, passed away June 20, 2017. Phyllis was born in Elliott County, KY on November 12, 1934 to the late Ezra and Nora Ison.

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  4. Severe Threat Index Back to ZeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The severe storm threat has diminished enough allowing us to move back to a "Zero" on our Severe Threat Index. Strong storms are still rolling east along a line stretching from Elliott County to Pulaski County.

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  5. Authorities Search Near Creek For Missing Lee County ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Crews were searching near a creek on Mill Branch School Road just outside of Beatyville for any evidence of the missing 52-year-old man. Several agencies were working together in the search including Powell County Search and Rescue, crews out of Elliott County, along with KSP and the Lee County Sheriff's Office.

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  6. Death Investigation Continues in Elliott County, 2 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    On February 13, 2015, KSP Post 8 responded to a complaint of a unresponsive male in part of rural Elliott County. KSP says they are actively investigating the death as a homicide and are asking the public for any information regarding Glover's death.

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  7. 1 Kentucky County Has Double-digit Jobless Rate In NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... was 9.5 percent in Leslie County, followed by Harlan County at 9 percent, Letcher County at 8.6 percent and Elliott County at 8.3 percent. Overall, state officials say jobless rates fell in 119 Kentucky counties between November 2015 and November ...

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  8. 1 Kentucky county has double-digit jobless rate in NovemberRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... was 9.5 percent in Leslie County, followed by Harlan County at 9 percent, Letcher County at 8.6 percent and Elliott County at 8.3 percent. Overall, state officials say jobless rates fell in 119 Kentucky counties between November 2015 and November ...

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  9. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2016 | Lucianne.com

    ... to Fox, Hawkins has admitted that both complaints against him are accurate, and was quite Kentucky's Elliott County was established in 1869. In every election since that time Elliott County has voted for the Democrat candidate. (Map) Until this year ...

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  10. KY County Voted Democrat for 144 YearsUntil 2016 When They Voted for TRUMPRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | Lucianne.com

    Kentucky's Elliott County was established in 1869. In every election since that time Elliott County has voted for the Democrat candidate.

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  11. KY County Voted Democrat for 144 Years Until 2016 When They Voted for TRUMPRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Gateway Pundit

    Kentucky's Elliott County was established in 1869. In every election since that time Elliott County has voted for the Democrat candidate.

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  12. This County Voted Democrat for 144 Years Until Trump Came AlongRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Townhall

    Elliott county is a sparsely populated place in northeastern Kentucky. With barely 5,000 registered voters, it hardly has enough residents to sway the state's partisan direction.

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  13. Donald Trump broke a 144-year streak in this townRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | KCRG

    Elliott County, Kentucky is white, rural and surrounded by conservative counties. But this place had never - ever - voted for a Republican for president.

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  14. How Trump ended Democrats' 144-year winning streak in one countyRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    ... many others in this impoverished and beautiful region. But one thing is not the same. The basic makeup of Elliott County - nearly 100% white, one-third in poverty and land-locked by deeply conservative counties - belies a truly incredible fact: It ...

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  15. Police investigating fatal house fire in eastern KentuckyRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A statement from the Kentucky State Police post in Morehead says the blaze occurred early Wednesday morning in Elliott County. Police said fire crews contacted Elliott County Coroner Steven Whitt after finding two victims in the residence.

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  16. 1 Person Killed In Elliott County FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    One person was killed, but the identity of the deceased is being withheld. LEX 18 has a crew en route and will update this story as more information is received.

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  17. Donald Trump broke a 144-year streak in this townRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | CNN

    Elliott County, Kentucky is white, rural and surrounded by conservative counties. But this place had never - ever - voted for a Republican for president.

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  18. A Surprise Ending to Presidential Election 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Cato Institute

    ... core and that's where he scored points against Romney, McCain, and Bush. David Boaz: Well, that's right. In Elliott County, Kentucky, they were. And I think across a lot of the industrial Midwest they were. They might have been union people. Now, ...

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  19. Jobless rates down in 82 Kentucky countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... was followed by Leslie County at 11.6 percent, Harlan County at 10.5 percent, Letcher County at 10.3 percent, Elliott County at 10.1 percent and Floyd County at 9.9 percent.

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  20. The weird case of Elliott CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | Kiwiblog

    The streak is over. For the first time in its 148 years of existence , Elliott County, Kentucky, failed to vote for the Democratic candidate in a presidential election.

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