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 89 in Letcher County, KY

  1. Weather causes 2 E. Ky. school districts cancel spring breakRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Schools in eastern Kentucky have been out so much this winter due to the weather, two districts have canceled spring break. WYMT-TV reports that officials at Perry and Letcher county schools say they'll use the break to make up snow days.

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  2. Spring Break canceled in Perry and Letcher CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | WKYT

    ... Some students in eastern Kentucky have had more snow days than school days in 2015. Perry County and Letcher County Schools have scheduled to miss their spring breaks. Instead, they will use those days as make-up snow days. They will add the ...

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  3. Mayor Gray: City is intensifying its effort to keep everyone safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | WKYT

    ... County Rescue Squad Martin City Hall Allen Fire Department Leslie County Big Creek Missions 606-653-0513 Letcher County Whitesburg United Methodist Church is operating a heating and food shelter. Vegetable beef stew, sandwiches, coffee, and other ...

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  4. Jobless rates down in all 120 Kentucky countiesRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... d the state's highest unemployment rate at 11.5 percent. Jackson County was next at 11.3 percent, followed by Letcher County at 9.9 percent, Russell County at 9.5 percent, Harlan County at 9.4 percent and Lewis County at 9.2 percent.

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

    Jan 30, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... d the state's highest unemployment rate at 11.5 percent. Jackson County was next at 11.3 percent, followed by Letcher County at 9.9 percent, Russell County at 9.5 percent, Harlan County at 9.4 percent and Lewis County at 9.2 percent.

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  6. Jobless rates down in all 120 counties in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... the state's highest unemployment rate - 11.5 percent. It was followed by Jackson County, 11.3 percent; Letcher County, 9.9 percent; Russell County, 9.5 percent; Harlan County, 9.4 percent; Lewis County, 9.2 percent; Wolfe County, 8.9 percent; Carter ...

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  7. Pope praised for tourism workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... instead of the tunnel that was proposed earlier the road crew will be building a bridge in that section (in Letcher County) so that the trails can get through to the other side of the mountain. He said the horse trail committee has been given ...

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  8. Letcher Co. Sheriff's Deputy Dismissed After Accusations Of Selling Department FirearmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Letcher County Sheriff's deputy has been terminated after several firearms went missing. Sheriff Danny Webb said in a press release that an inventory of the evidence locker revealed that six firearms belonging to the sheriff's office had gone missing.

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  9. Cumberland Valley Electric increases ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... 2011 and 2013. "Cumberland Valley Electric has approximately 3,500 customers in the Harlan, Leslie and Letcher County areas," said Tolliver. "We provide service to the Bledsoe/Pine Mountain area down into Mozelle in Leslie County, beginning behind ...

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  10. Forum with area leaders plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... County have been invited to sit on the panel. They include: The event is being organized by the Floyd County, Letcher County, Paintsville-Johnson County, and Southeast Kentucky Chambers of Commerce, with finanical support provided by AT&T. Ralph B. ...

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  11. Garden raises manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... help from his three grandsons, or his daughter Abigail Maggard, who is a co-manager of the Farmers Market in Letcher County. But he enjoys that part: showing the younger generations how to plant and tend and reap food from their own land with their ...

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  12. Garden raises manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... help from his three grandsons, or his daughter Abigail Maggard, who is a co-manager of the Farmers Market in Letcher County. But he enjoys that part: showing the younger generations how to plant and tend and reap food from their own land with their ...

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  13. ATV Overturn Claims Life of Isom ManRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... advising of the incident. Troopers responded to the scene on Daniels Branch Road, in the Isom community of Letcher County. They were assisted by Letcher County Sheriff's Office, Letcher County Ambulance, and Pine Mountain Search and Rescue. At the ...

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  14. Collision in Letcher County Leaves One DeadRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    One man is dead and three others injured following a two vehicle collision on US 119 in the Kona community of Letcher County. Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard is investigating the collision which occurred around 5:40 a.m. Troopers with Post 13, along with officers with Jenkins Police Department, Letcher County Sheriff's Office, Neon EMS, and Jenkins Fire Department responded to the scene to provide medical assistance and investigate the collision.

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  15. Man Dies In Letcher County AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Letcher County coroner says 42-year-old Kevin Stamper crossed the center line and hit an oncoming pickup truck. He died at the scene.

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  16. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... the state's highest unemployment rate at 12.3 percent. It was followed by Magoffin County at 11.6 percent, Letcher County at 11.2 percent, Harlan County at 10.9 percent, Russell County at 10.5 percent and Leslie County at 10.3 percent. The statewide ...

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  17. Woman hit by car, killed in Letcher CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | WKYT

    Kentucky State Police said a woman was killed when she was hit by a car in Letcher County on Saturday. Troopers said the woman was lying on KY 7 in the Colson community around 9:30 p.m. on Saturday when an oncoming car in the southbound lane hit her.

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  18. Need a bottom for a chair?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Middlesboro Daily News

    With a barn filled with chairs missing their bottoms, how does Barbara Church sleep at night? Soundly. She is waiting for customers who visit the Ovenfork Mercantile at Ovenfork, Ky.

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  19. Dog trapped in cave rescued on Christmas DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | KFVS12

    An eastern Kentucky man got an extra special present this Christmas when rescuers were able to free his dog from a cave where it had been trapped for days. WYMT-TV reports crews were able to free the animal, named Jane, early Thursday from a cave on Black Mountain in Letcher County.

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  20. Isom Subway Robbed at GunpointRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    A Letcher County restaurant became the latest victim of armed robbery late Tuesday evening. At approximately 8:25 p.m., troopers with Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard responded to the Isom Subway, located at 75 Isom Plaza, after receiving a call that an armed individual had robbed the business.

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