Letcher County Newswire (Page 2)

Letcher County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Letcher County, KY. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 74 in Letcher County, KY

  1. Life after coal miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... As a result of his hard work, he has been placed on the Post 10 Criminal Interdiction Team." Burton lives in Letcher County with his wife Wendy and two daughters. Police work could be considered a family affair for Burton, as he and his older ...

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  2. 'Raven Rock 5K Challenge' heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... every spring and fall," said Sherry Cornett along with her husband, Kenneth, owners of Rain Maker Events, in Letcher County. "We also do a kids race before the big race begins. The kids do one lap all the way around the lake at Kingdom Come State ...

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  3. Jobless rates down in all 120 Kentucky countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | KFVS12

    The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training says Woodford County had the state's lowest jobless rate at 3.5 percent last month. Oldham County was next at 3.9 percent, followed by Fayette County at 4 percent.

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  4. Is There A Future for Appalachia After Coal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | National Journal

    ... their loved ones to go and find jobs elsewhere," Ada Smith, who grew up in this town of 2,000, the seat of Letcher County, told me. "It's not that anybody hates this place, it's just that they don't want to see their family suffer." But in the last ...

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  5. Southern Coal plans to hire 100 miners in W.Va., Ky. and Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Coal Valley News

    Southern Coal Corp. says it plans to hire 100 miners at four surface mines in Kentucky, Virginia and West Virginia. Two mines are in Wise County, Virginia. One is in Letcher County, Kentucky, and the other is in Raleigh County, West Virginia.

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  6. Southern Coal plans to hire 100 miners in W.Va., Ky. and Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Coal Valley News

    Southern Coal Corp. says it plans to hire 100 miners at four surface mines in Kentucky, Virginia and West Virginia. Two mines are in Wise County, Virginia. One is in Letcher County, Kentucky, and the other is in Raleigh County, West Virginia.

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  7. Southern Coal hiring in Wise Co. & other areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WCYB

    Wednesday, Southern Coal Corp. announced it plans to hire 100 miners at four surface mines in Virginia, Kentucky, and West Virginia. Two mines are in Wise County, Virginia. One is in Letcher County, Kentucky, and the other is in Raleigh County, West Virginia.

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  8. Southern Coal to hire 100 for mines in Ky., Va., W.Va.Read the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Southern Coal Corp. says it plans to hire 100 miners at four surface mines in Kentucky, Virginia and West Virginia. Two mines are in Wise County, Virginia. One is in Letcher County, Kentucky, and the other is in Raleigh County, West Virginia.

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  9. Imagining a Post-Coal AppalachiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | The Atlantic

    ... their loved ones to go and find jobs elsewhere," Ada Smith, who grew up in this town of 2,000, the seat of Letcher County, told me. "It's not that anybody hates this place, it's just that they don't want to see their family suffer." But in the last ...

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  10. Hillbilly slang mission results announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... County), Marie Ward, of London, Richard Shivel, of Jamestown, and Betty Alexander, of Richmond, along with Letcher County natives, Susan Smith Mullins, now in Berea, Mike Majority, now in South Carolina, Mike Watts, of Roxana, and Mike Caudill, of ...

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  11. Hillbilly slang mission results delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... column, I pointed out that I was, as I am with this one, too late to hit The Mountain Eagle's (Whitesburg/Letcher County)deadline. Eagle editor, Ben Gish, saw fit to run it on March 20, which means that out-of- state readers have not yet received ...

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  12. KSP Searching For Man after Weekend PursuitRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... time a pursuit ensued. Lumpkins' vehicle continued on HWY 160 south, and then turned onto HWY 1410 and into Letcher County. Lumpkins traveled onto HWY 7 northbound before turning onto a strip mine hauling road. The pursuit then led back into the ...

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  13. Surrendering to retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... when I worked in Whitesburg, and then from 4:30p.m. until closing time, would often find me holed up in the Letcher County Library, when it was located in the basement of the courthouse. The new library in Letcher County now occupies what was then ...

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  14. Delmer CaudillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Palladium-Item

    He was born August 23, 1928 in Letcher County, Kentucky to James and Judia Caudill Caudill and lived here since 1953.

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  15. 'Muggins' escapes near drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... surely be appreciated by not only me and my wife, but the hundreds of children and families in the Harlan and Letcher County area who benefit from the Empty Stocking Fund."

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  16. 'Muggins' escapes near drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... surely be appreciated by not only me and my wife, but the hundreds of children and families in the Harlan and Letcher County area who benefit from the Empty Stocking Fund."

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  17. Homes in Letcher Co. without water service for weeks; company respondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | WKYT

    Some Fleming-Neon Water Company customers in Letcher County say they've been without water for more than two weeks. WYMT talked to customers and water company officials Saturday.

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  18. Eastern Kentucky official loses home in mudslideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    An county official in eastern Kentucky lost his home on Friday in a mudslide thought to be caused by heavy snow and rain. WLEX-TV, the NBC affiliate in Lexington, reported that the home of Keith Adams, a magistrate on the Letcher County Fiscal Court, was destroyed.

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  19. Ky. addict herself on fire to 'burn for Jesus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... state of mind at the moment," he said. Brock also told police she was a drug addict and wanted to go home to Letcher County in eastern Kentucky. 1 comment

  20. Woman 'burning for Jesus' sets hair on fire and climbs a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... and an empty registry book from the 1950s. Lodge members declined to press charges against Brock, who is from Letcher County, Kentucky, but had been staying with her brother in Tennessee.

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