Letcher County Newswire (Page 4)

Letcher County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Letcher County, KY. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 107 in Letcher County, KY

  1. Man threatens to bomb cell store over suspended phone serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... with terroristic threatening, public intoxication and carrying a concealed deadly weapon. He was taken to the Letcher County Jail and is being held on a $2,500 bond with that condition that he is to never be in Appalachian Wireless upon his release.

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  2. Joe Dial, 78, Adair County, KYRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2016 | Columbia Magazine

    He was a native of Adair County, KY, and a resident of Letcher County, KY, at the time of his death. He attended the Columbia Church of God and was a farmer.

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  3. SMITH, Denny R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice SMITH, Denny R. Age 85 of Dayton, passed away Tuesday, February 2, 2016. He was born April 5, 1930 in Letcher County, KY to the late Hewey E. Sr., and Leona Smith.

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  4. Jenkins native finds coaching success in the SECRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... role in South Carolina's recent success. The guy's name is Matt Figger, who grew up in Jenkins, Ky., in Letcher County. Figger is South Carolina's associate head coach and recruiting coordinator, and he has been with Martin since 2007 when they were ...

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  5. KSP: Alleged Robber Targeting Elderly In Letcher CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    They say two subjects in a small, red, 4-door passenger car pulled into a residential driveway where an elderly woman was exiting her vehicle. A white male approached the woman and asked to use her phone, that is when he grabbed her purse before fleeing in the car.

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  6. Joe Dial, 78, Adair County, KYRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2016 | Columbia Magazine

    He was a native of Adair County, KY, and a resident of Letcher County, KY, at the time of his death. He attended the Columbia Church of God and was a farmer.

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  7. Review: 'Fox Tooth Heart,' by John McManusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Star Tribune

    At 22, John McManus was the youngest recipient of the Whiting Writers' Award. You expect important things from an author whose previous story collections and novel have been widely praised.

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  8. Joe Dial, 78, Adair County, KYRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2015 | Columbia Magazine

    He was a native of Adair County, KY, and a resident of Letcher County, KY, at the time of his death. He attended the Columbia Church of God and was a farmer.

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  9. News in BriefRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... Oldham and Spencer counties at 3.6 percent each. Shelby County was next at 3.7 percent. It was followed by Letcher County at 10.2 percent; Harlan County at 10.1 percent; Owsley County at 9.9 percent and Wolfe County at 9.7 percent. FRANKFORT (AP) - ...

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  10. Jobless rates down in 92 Kentucky countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... e, Oldham and Spencer counties at 3.6 percent each. Shelby County was next at 3.7 percent. It was followed by Letcher County at 10.2 percent; Harlan County at 10.1 percent; Owsley County at 9.9 percent and Wolfe County at 9.7 percent.

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  11. Jobless rates fall in 92 counties; Franklin County rate hovering at 4 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | State Journal

    ... each. Magoffin County recorded the state's highest unemployment rate at 12.6 percent. It was followed by Letcher County, 10.2 percent; Harlan County, 10.1 percent; Owsley County, 9.9 percent; Wolfe County, 9.7 percent; Elliott County, 9.5 percent; ...

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  12. Kentucky county upbeat about chances to land federal prisonRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Kentucky county's efforts to become home to a federal prison appear to be improved with congressional approval of a budget that includes more than $400 million for such a facility. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the budget approved Friday does not specify the money must be used to build a prison in Letcher County.

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  13. Floyd county man arrested after stabbing.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... Whitesburg Police Department located Sturgill at a family member's residence in the Whitesburg community of Letcher County. Chief Fields detained Sturgill until KSP Troopers arrived. Sturgill was arrested last year on charges of fourth-degree ...

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  14. 13 complete Kentucky Arts Councila s Community Scholars ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... culture, arts and oral history of their respective communities. The new Community Scholars are: Bonita Adams, Letcher County; Isaiah "Izzy" Broomfield, Perry County; Freda Bush, Perry County; James Michael Dixon, Letcher County; Jessica Evans, Knott ...

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  15. POLICE: Baby finds bag of meth at Letcher Co., Ky. WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    A Letcher County family was shopping at the store when the baby girl handed her mom a bag. It was filled with meth.

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  16. Wright sworn in as Supreme Court justiceRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... knew that they were sending one of their own to take the mountains with him to Frankfort." Wright served as a Letcher County trial court judge for more than two decades before being elected to the Supreme Court. Wright said, "It is an honor and a ...

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  17. Jobless rates down in 109 counties in October 2015Read the original story

    Dec 4, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... unty had the state's highest jobless rate at 11.3 percent. Owsley County was next at 9.2 percent, followed by Letcher County at 9.1 percent, Harlan County at 9 percent, Wolfe County at 8.6 percent and Leslie County at 8.5 percent.

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  18. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... held Nov. 28 at Pine Mountain State Resort Park. Beginning at 7 p.m., Master Falconer Mitch Whitaker, of the Letcher County Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Center, will present 'Silent Predators of the Night' with live owls. At 8 p.m., ...

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  19. Whata s Goina OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... held Nov. 28 at Pine Mountain State Resort Park. Beginning at 7 p.m. Master Falconer Mitch Whitaker, of the Letcher County Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Center will present 'Silent Predators of the Night' with live owls. at 8 p.m., Prowling ...

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  20. Donald W. JentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | The Times Bulletin

    Donald W. Jent, 76, of Ohio City, died at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Heritage Park Nursing Home in Fort Wayne. He was born on May 25, 1939, in Letcher County, Kentucky, the son of the late John F. and Mabel Jent.

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