Knott County Newswire

Knott County Newswire

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  1. McLain Family Band at Carter Fold August 12thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | Cybergrass

    ... at the Fold. Raymond K. McLain served for many years as Executive Director of Hindman Settlement School in Knott County, Kentucky. He studied folk music at Harvard and later at the University of North Carolina, then went on to develop and teach the ...

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  2. Avis JuddRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Daily Reporter

    Avis Judd, 97, of Greenfield, passed away Thursday, July 27, 2017. She was born on September 2, 1919 in Knott County, Kentucky as the daughter of George L. and Sylvania Messer.

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  3. Vehicle Theft, Pursuit Results In ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    KNOTT COUNTY, Ky. A man was arrested Tuesday morning after allegedly taking a vehicle from a convenient mart, then fleeing from police.

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  4. Citizens Begin Reclaiming Coal Country After Decades of Corporate Land GrabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Yes! Magazine

    ... may deliberately obscure their names and records. According to the Lexington Herald-Leader , the records in Knott County, Kentucky, are so complicated that the county has no system to find out the truth; they simply must accept coal companies' ...

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  5. Forging A Connection Between Health Care And InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Switched

    ... is more important to ensuring healthy living. As one example, industrial hubs-like those in Flint, Michigan and Knott County, Kentucky -have had well-documented instances of industrial runoff polluting their drinking water. The American Water Works ...

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  6. Former deputy jailer at Kentucky River Regional Jail convicted on...Read the original story

    May 16, 2017 | Floyd County Times

    A jury has convicted a former deputy jailer in Eastern Kentucky for his role in violently assaulting a pre-trial detainee and willfully failing to provide necessary medical attention that led to his death. On Thursday evening, William Curtis Howell, 60, was convicted of using excessive force against the detainee, resulting in bodily injury, and of deliberately ignoring the detainee's serious medical needs, also resulting in bodily injury.

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  7. Man Accused Of Stealing Packages Gets Prison TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A fatal crash Thursday around 11:24 a.m. closed the Bluegrass Parkway for hours. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The family of a missing Knott County mother is now offering a reward of $10,000 for anyone who can lead them to ...

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  8. Lightning Strikes House, Causes FireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A fatal crash Thursday around 11:24 a.m. closed the Bluegrass Parkway for hours. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The family of a missing Knott County mother is now offering a reward of $10,000 for anyone who can lead them to ...

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  9. Man Indicted After Attempt To Fight With ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A fatal crash Thursday around 11:24 a.m. closed the Bluegrass Parkway for hours. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The family of a missing Knott County mother is now offering a reward of $10,000 for anyone who can lead them to ...

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  10. Shooting At Club Leaves One DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A fatal crash Thursday around 11:24 a.m. closed the Bluegrass Parkway for hours. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The family of a missing Knott County mother is now offering a reward of $10,000 for anyone who can lead them to ...

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  11. Proposed Ordinance Addresses Street SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A fatal crash Thursday around 11:24 a.m. closed the Bluegrass Parkway for hours. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The family of a missing Knott County mother is now offering a reward of $10,000 for anyone who can lead them to ...

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  12. Drunk Driver Hits Tree, Flees SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A fatal crash Thursday around 11:24 a.m. closed the Bluegrass Parkway for hours. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The family of a missing Knott County mother is now offering a reward of $10,000 for anyone who can lead them to ...

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  13. Victims Identified In Fatal CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A fatal crash Thursday around 11:24 a.m. closed the Bluegrass Parkway for hours. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The family of a missing Knott County mother is now offering a reward of $10,000 for anyone who can lead them to ...

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  14. Family Offering Reward In Missing Mom CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    KNOTT COUNTY, Ky The family of a missing Knott County mother is now offering a reward of $10,000 for anyone who can lead them to her. Ola Chaffins told LEX 18 that she remembers watching her granddaughter, Natasha Jones , walking down her driveway two years ago.

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  15. Search Ongoing For Missing Teen In Perry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Dezarn is described as 5'8'' and 115 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes. She also has black rimmed glasses. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) A venomous snake bit a five-year-old boy in Knott County earlier this week. He's ok, but the family worries that ...

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  16. Thousands Marched Across The US Saturday, Demanding Action On Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... sister marches or rallies were being held around the country, including in Seattle, Boston and San Francisco. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) A venomous snake bit a five-year-old boy in Knott County earlier this week. He's ok, but the family worries that ...

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  17. Supporters, Crowd Of Protesters Gather In Pike County For White Nationalists RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... passion on both side, and a very tense scene here in Pikeville but so far it's been a relatively peaceful one. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) A venomous snake bit a five-year-old boy in Knott County earlier this week. He's ok, but the family worries that ...

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  18. Hazard seeks to become hub for drone research, developmentRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Local officials believe the Hazard area could someday be a center for research, development and manufacturing of drones, bringing in high-tech jobs in a burgeoning field to help replace those lost in the dwindling coal industry.

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  19. President Trump To Spend Day 100 In Office Talking Tough On TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... suspect's social media indicate he was strongly opposed to what he believed was the school's liberal position. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) A venomous snake bit a five-year-old boy in Knott County earlier this week. He's ok, but the family worries that ...

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  20. Lexington Planned Parenthood Protest One Of Dozens To Be Held On SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... suspect's social media indicate he was strongly opposed to what he believed was the school's liberal position. KNOTT COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) A venomous snake bit a five-year-old boy in Knott County earlier this week. He's ok, but the family worries that ...

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