Jessamine County Newswire

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  1. Kentucky sheriffs elect new leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | KFVS12

    ... attending. Other officers elected are vice presidents Wayne Wright of Woodford County, Kevin Corman of Jessamine County and Craig Peoples of Pendleton County; secretary-treasurer Charles Korzenborn of Kenton County; and sergeant-at-arms Patrick ...

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  2. D. C. Foley, 80, Russell County, KYRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | Columbia Magazine

    D. C. Foley, 80, Russell County, KY He was in the United States Marine Corps and a plumber by trade. He was a native of Russell County, KY, and a resident of Jessamine County, KY, at the time of his death.

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  3. Making A Difference: Abused Pitbull Gets Chance To Change The Lives Of OthersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Just barely a year old, it's hard to believe the sweet pup was found left for dead on railroad tracks in Jessamine County with two gunshot wounds. The animal shelter took him in and thankfully he's now fully healed. The Lexington Pit Crew foster ...

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  4. Remains of missing Lexington woman found in 2 countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Investigators say that human remains discovered along the Kentucky River in Henry and Jessamine counties belong to a missing Lexington woman. Henry County Coroner James Pollard said an arm found in Henry County in October matched a torso found in Jessamine County in early December, according to a report from WLEX-TV , the NBC affiliate in Lexington.

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  5. Remains found in Kentucky River identified as missing Lexington womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WKYT

    ... arm in the Kentucky River in Henry County. Last weekend, someone found a human torso along the river in Jessamine County. The coroner says the state medical examiner used tissue samples from the severed arm, and the torso, to connect them to the ...

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  6. Medical examiner says three human remains found in Central Ky.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WKYT

    A fisherman's discovery last weekend of a human torso on the banks of the Kentucky River marks the third time remains were found in Central Kentucky in three months. Investigators have said the torso, which was found near Camp Daniel Boone Road in Jessamine County, was likely from a homicide.

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  7. Third human body part in three months washes ashore on Kentucky RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... REMAINS HAVE WASHED ASHORE IN A REMOTE AREA OF KENTUCKY. THE LATEST DISCOVERY WAS ON THE KENTUCKY RIVER IN JESSAMINE COUNTY. THAT'S WHERE HIKERS FOUND A HUMAN TORSO. AND INVESTIGATORS BELIEVE IT'S RELATED TO A HOMICIDE. WLKY'S ANN BOWDAN JOINS US ...

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  8. Autopsy reveals few clues about Jessamine remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A coroner says the condition of human remains found near the Kentucky River in central Kentucky leads him to believe the person apparently died as a result of homicide. Jessamine County Coroner Michael Hughes says a passerby who was hiking or fishing found the torso Saturday near the Madison County line.

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  9. News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. ESTRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Washington Times

    ... Kentucky River in central Kentucky leads him to believe the person apparently died as a result of homicide. Jessamine County Coroner Michael Hughes says a passerby who was hiking or fishing found the torso Saturday near the Madison County line. ...

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  10. Autopsy reveals few clues about Jessamine remainsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    A coroner says the condition of human remains found near the Kentucky River in central Kentucky leads him to believe the person apparently died as a result of homicide. Jessamine County Coroner Michael Hughes says a passerby who was hiking or fishing found the torso Saturday near the Madison County line.

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  11. Bike-A-Thon for Cherokee Schill scheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Cherokee Schill videotapes vehicles harassing her while riding a bicycle on U.S. 27. *WARNING* The question is...who is being dangerous in this video? A Bike-A-Thon for Cherokee Schill, the cyclist arrested in Jessamine County for riding on U.S. 27, has been scheduled. The date is October 26 and will take place once in the morning and again returning to Jessamine County in the evening.

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  12. Boyle, Jessamine schools waiting to use virtual classroom snow daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | WKYT

    ... are trying out what's called a "virtual classroom," designed to cut down on snow days. The Boyle and Jessamine County School Districts didn't use the program Monday, even though there was no school. They're two districts out of 13 in Kentucky that ...

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  13. Asbury University helping out Jessamine County teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | WKYT

    Doctors had to amputate both of Carlstedt's legs from the knees down, as well as one hand and all the fingers on her other hand. "We're here today for Shawn, not only because she's an Asbury alum, but she's an important part of the Jessamine County community.

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  14. A legislative perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Floyd County Times

    ... school because of their service. The state's first nursing home for veterans opened in the early 1990's in Jessamine County and two more were added in the eastern and western sections of the state a decade later. A fourth one is scheduled to open a ...

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  15. Investigates: 5 schools with less than 'good' football helmetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WKYT

    A month-long WKYT investigation discovered five high schools in central, southern and eastern Kentucky with football helmets deemed less than "good" by a rating system to denote their ability to reduce the risk of concussions. Through a series of tests, a professor at Virginia Tech University evaluated 26 adult football helmet models and assigned them star ratings.

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  16. Inmate death results in manslaughter indictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | KFVS12

    A grand jury has indicted a Lexington man on a charge of manslaughter in the death of an inmate at the Jessamine County Detention Center. Authorities say 55-year-old Michael B. Jones is accused of smuggling methadone into the detention center while he was an inmate there and providing it to 33-year-old Corey D. McQueary of Stanford.

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  17. Kentucky high court agrees to hear ex-coach's caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... made by Deborah Powell, the head women's basketball coach at the school from 2003 through 2008. A Jessamine County jury awarded the damages to Powell after she was fired on the heels of making a gender discrimination complaint against the school. ...

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  18. Judge rejects Kentucky inmate's new trial bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... ecutors say that night they attempted to dispose of the bodies by throwing them from the Brooklyn Bridge in Jessamine County.

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  19. Tip-A-Cop event in Nicholasville held for Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | WKYT

    Officers from Jessamine County, Nicholasville, Willmore, Lexington Community Corrections and the ATF Bureau flipped burgers at the Nicholasville Red Robin in Brannon Crossing. "It's not all about arresting people, it's about serving and helping people.

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  20. Butler County Fiscal Court Regular MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Bbech tree news

    ... approved the purchase of a new ferry tug boat for the Rochester Ferry. The tug will be bought from the Jessamine County Fiscal Court for $25,000. Although the price exceeds the $20,000 maximum amount before bids must be taken, a provision in the ...

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