Lincoln County Newswire

Lincoln County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lincoln County, KY.

Results 1 - 20 of 164 in Lincoln County, KY

  1. Companies keep up tradition of textilesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lincoln Times-News

    Since more than a century ago, Lincoln County has been home to numerous textile industries. While a good number of these businesses have moved overseas, many remain, especially those with more advanced manufacturing processes.

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  2. Dorothy Murrell Durham, 78, Casey Co., KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Columbia Magazine

    ... Cemetery. Visitation is Friday, July 3, 2015 at the funeral home from 5-9pmET. Born October 4, 1936 in Lincoln County, KY, Dorothy Murrell Durham was the daughter of the late James Carroll Smith and Lizzie Dow Lucas Smith. She was a member of the ...

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  3. 29ers set for Area IV playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Lenoir News-Topic

    ... other half of Caldwell's side of the bracket, Cherryville Post 100 (No. 3 seed from the West) will take on Lincoln County Post 455 (No. 6 seed from the East). The winner of that matchup will play either Gaston Post 144-266 (No. 2 seed from the East) ...

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  4. Cochise County Fugitive Captured 32 Years LaterRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | The Tombstone News

    ... Channel. But this time a story like that hit close to home, right here in Cochise County. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department, they had received a fax on Monday from Cochise County indicating that a wanted man from Arizona was ...

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  5. Memorial ceremony set for Ramsour's Mill siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... Mecklenburg chapter of the North Carolina Society, Sons of the American Revolution (NCSSAR). "Historically, Lincoln County has been an American-focused county since its inception," Joyce said. "These events have remained popular because of the ...

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  6. Arizona Fugitive Captured In Lincoln CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    An Arizona fugitive on the run for more than 30 years is back behind bars, this time in Lincoln county. Yesterday afternoon Lincoln County Sheriff Curt Folger got a fax from authorities in Cochise County Arizona about a fugitive who had been on the run since he was around 19 years old.

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  7. Man wanted for more than 3 decades caught in KentuckyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Kentucky sheriff says a man wanted in Arizona since the early 1980s has been arrested on a parole violation warrant. Lincoln County Sheriff Curt Folger says Darrell Bullock was arrested Monday in Stanford.

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  8. Man Wanted For More Than Three Decades Caught In KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    A Kentucky sheriff says a man wanted in Arizona since the early 1980s has been arrested on a parole violation warrant. Lincoln County Sheriff Curt Folger says Darrell Bullock was arrested Monday in Stanford.

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  9. Lincoln County Deputies Arrest Man Wanted In Arizona For More Than 3 DecadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Lincoln County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a man wanted in Arizona since 1983 on Monday. Officials say police from Cochise County, Arizona, contacted Lincoln County deputies and tipped them off that a parole violator could be living in the county.

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  10. Boat Resurfaces In Lincoln County LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Interior Journal reports a passerby spotted the boat in the state-owned fishing lake along US-150 between Crab Orchard and Stanford around 8:30 p.m. Divers responded to the scene, along with Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Department officers. Lincoln County Emergency Management director Don Gilliam said the boat might have been abandoned or intentionally sunk in the past.

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  11. Fundraiser Held For Missing Lincoln County FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Family and friends of a missing Lincoln County man raised over $1,200 during a fundraiser Saturday. It's been about 3 weeks since anyone has seen 38-year-old Michael Gorley, and his mother says she's lost hope for finding him alive.

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  12. Hero Night at Praise Assembly of GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Lincoln Journal

    ... youth leaders organized a special night in honor of their endeavors. The event had two speakers in Sheriff of Lincoln County, Ken Farley and Amber Gilmore. It was held on Saturday, May 16, 2015 starting at 5:00 p.m. After the service inside was ...

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  13. Officer Involved Shooting Results In ManhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Lincoln County police officer says he was forced to shoot at a man to save his own life, but after he fired shot the man disappeared causing a manhunt. It happened Saturday night.

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  14. Police Say Officer Who Hit Pedestrian In Lincoln Co. Was Driving At High Rate Of SpeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Lincoln County coroner says Howard Robbins, 69, of Crab Orchard, was walking along KY150 on the night of Jan. 15 when Officer Travis Richardson hit him. EMS took Robbins to Ephraim McDowell Fort Logan Hospital where he was pronounced dead. 3 comments

  15. Family Of Missing Man Organizing Fundraiser To Increase RewardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Sunday marks exactly 3 weeks since a Lincoln County man went missing. Friends and family are organizing a rally to increase the reward for information on what happened to him.

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  16. Legislature resolves: Two-person RR crew is saferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | North Platte Bulletin

    ... The resolution was sponsored by 35 senators, including Davis and other west central senators Mike Groene of Lincoln County, Ken Schilz of Keith County and Dan Hughes of Perkins County. Hughes represents district 44, which includes the McCook area. ...

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  17. Man Dies After Fighting With Police While In Custody In Lawrence CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... officers." State police believe they may have found the semi that slammed into a trooper's cruiser in Lincoln County over the weekend, injuring that trooper. Or at least, they found what was left of a semi in Rockcastle County.The initial incident ...

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  18. Monday's local roundup: Grizzlies fall to AsheboroRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Asheboro went up 10-2 in the bottom of the seventh before Gastonia plated four runs in the final two frames. Lincoln County 6, Shelby 4 (8 inn.) - Shelby Post 82 lost out to both Lincoln County and the weather Monday night as the visitors claimed a ...

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  19. Weather Update, June 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... convicted of s... State police believe they may have found the semi that slammed into a trooper's cruiser in Lincoln County over the weekend, injuring that trooper. Or at least, they found what was left of a semi in Rockcastle County.The initial ...

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  20. Five Hurt In Lexington AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... convicted of s... State police believe they may have found the semi that slammed into a trooper's cruiser in Lincoln County over the weekend, injuring that trooper. Or at least, they found what was left of a semi in Rockcastle County.The initial ...

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