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 144 in Letcher County, KY

  1. New Call Center Means New Jobs, New Hope for Kentucky TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | TMCnet

    ... be a big boost to this region . . . not just the city but you have Virginia, Pike County and other parts of Letcher County and Whitesburg," Lesley Foster, Director of Development for SmileFaith Foundation, told wymt tv. "It's going to be a big jump ...

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  2. 2 Gun Stores Post Signs Banning MuslimsRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2015 | Drudge Retort

    Gun stores in Citrus County, Florida, and Letcher County, Kentucky, have declared bans on Muslim customers this week, both in reaction to the Chattanooga mass shooting that targeted military members. Florida Gun Supply owner Andy Hallinan posted a YouTube video in front of a Confederate flag declaring his business a "Muslim-Free Zone," reports Tampa's Fox affiliate .

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  3. Letcher County gun store removes controversial "MUSLIM-FREE" sign; ACLU to investigateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | WKYT

    The owners of a Letcher County gun store, which sparked controversy after adopting a new policy banning Muslims, have removed the sign. The sign, which read "MUSLIM-FREE GUN STORE," was posted earlier this week at Jace Firearms.

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  4. Following Florida gun shop's lead, Kentucky store declares business 'Muslim-free'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | WSAW

    Owners of a Letcher County gun store fired off a round of controversy this week when they adopted a new policy banning Muslims from the store. Jace Firearms co-owner Jill Stidham says they enacted the ban in response to the killings of five service members last week in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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  5. A Letcher County gun store owner has declared his store to be "Muslim Free."Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Southern Kentucky gun shop is not shy about denying service to certain customers. Jace Firearms in Letcher County has posted that it is a "Muslim-Free" guns store.

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  6. Deputies Need Help Finding Missing TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Office. A Southern Kentucky gun shop is not shy about denying service to certain customers. Jace Firearms in Letcher County has posted that it is a "Muslim-Free" guns store.The store's owner says they made the decision following the deadly attack on ...

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  7. A Warm And Dry FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... 18 News. A Southern Kentucky gun shop is not shy about denying service to certain customers. Jace Firearms in Letcher County has posted that it is a "Muslim-Free" guns store.The store's owner says they made the decision following the deadly attack ...

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  8. Perry County Woman Battling Cancer Enjoys Surprise Family ReunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... A Southern Kentucky gun shop is not shy about denying service to certain customers. Jace Firearms in Letcher County has posted that it is a "Muslim-Free" guns store.The store's owner says they made the decision following the deadly attack on two ...

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  9. Wreck Shuts Down KY 82 Near Powell-Estill LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Southern Kentucky gun shop is not shy about denying service to certain customers. Jace Firearms in Letcher County has posted that it is a "Muslim-Free" guns store.The store's owner says they made the decision following the deadly attack on two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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  10. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... A Southern Kentucky gun shop is not shy about denying service to certain customers. Jace Firearms in Letcher County has posted that it is a "Muslim-Free" guns store.The store's owner says they made the decision following the deadly attack on two ...

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  11. Multi-County Chase Ends In Harrodsburg Home's BackyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... their feelings known this week, by hanging a sign that's causing quite a bit of controversy. However, the Letcher County store owners said it's their First Amendment Right to declare their business "Muslim free." Richmond Police are telling people ...

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  12. Rescue Crews Help Hiker With Dislocated ShoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... electrical current. Investigators say Ellis uses similar equipment in his classroom.L... The coroner says a Letcher County teen was killed in an accident on the job Friday afternoon.It happened around 2:30 pm in a wooded area near the Sandlick ...

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  13. Still A Few Storms NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... electrical current. Investigators say Ellis uses similar equipment in his classroom.L... The coroner says a Letcher County teen was killed in an accident on the job Friday afternoon.It happened around 2:30 pm in a wooded area near the Sandlick ...

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  14. Storms Continue To WeakenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... flood debris.Congressman Hal Rogers surveyed the damage Friday and met with several... The coroner says a Letcher County teen was killed in an accident on the job Friday afternoon.It happened around 2:30 pm in a wooded area near the Sandlick ...

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  15. Letcher County Teen Killed On The JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    It happened around 2:30 pm in a wooded area near the Sandlick community. They say 19-year-old Zachary Adams was cutting trees with a crew when one fell on him.

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  16. Investigates | Animal lives, not standards, top priorities at Perry animal shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | WKYT

    ... Waters said proudly as he pet the dog. "All shelters need more money. I'll tell you that straight out front," Letcher County Judge Executive Jim Ward said. Ward said each county pays the shelter $2,000 a month, but there are many in-kind ...

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  17. Alpha Natural Resources affiliates issues WARN noticeRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... in anticipation of their potential sale. North Fork Coal Corporation's North Fork No.6 deep mine in Letcher County, and the Panther No.1, Stillhouse No.1 and North Fork No.7 deep mines, which are currently idled. A total of 111 employees work at the ...

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  18. Single Vehicle Crash Claims Life of Letcher County WomanRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    A Blackey woman died Sunday evening following a single vehicle collision on Highway 7 in the Carbon Glow community if Letcher County. Troopers with Kentucky State Police Post 13 and Letcher Ambulance Service responded to the scene after being dispatched around 5:12 p.m. Investigators initially determined that a 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier was traveling south on KY 7, when the driver lost control of the vehicle.

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  19. Alpha Coal Company Announces 292 Layoffs in Va., KyRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... 180 workers laid off at two mines and two support operations. In Kentucky, 111 workers are being laid off in Letcher County. Besides Kentucky and Virginia, Alphas has mining operations in West Virginia, Pennsylvania and Wyoming.

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  20. Alpha tells 292 employees it may shut 6 minesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | WCYB

    ... in anticipation of their potential sale. North Fork Coal Corporation's North Fork No.6 deep mine in Letcher County, Kentucky, and the Panther No.1, Stillhouse No.1 and North Fork No.7 deep mines, which are currently idled. A total of 111 employees ...

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