Madison County Newswire

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Results 1 - 20 of 122 in Madison County, KY

  1. Man pleads guilty in three Madison Co. murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WKYT

    On Thursday, a man accused of killing three people in Madison County admitted to the murders.


  2. United Way campaign steps offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Madison Press

    The United Way of Clark, Champaign and Madison Counties launched its annual campaign Wednesday at the Madison County Courthouse, London, with food and song.


  3. Six injured in Madison County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WKYT

    A sergeant with the Madison County sheriff's office said six people have been taken to the hospital after a crash near Berea.


  4. Richmond Teacher Named 2014 Kentucky History Teacher Of The YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    According to the Kentucky Historical Society, Sharon Graves, a social studies teacher at Clark-Moores Middle School in Richmond, will be recognized at the Madison County Board of Education meeting on Sept.


  5. Richmond to consider new smoking banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | WKYT

    ... of Richmond is about to begin the process of passing a new, city-wide indoor smoking ban for public places. Madison County's ban was nullified by a Kentucky court ruling that said only elected bodies can enact smoking restrictions. In Madison ... 3 comments

  6. Police seek escapee from Blackburn Correctional ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Stamper was serving a five-year sentence for convictions out of Madison County, including burglary II and receiving stolen property.


  7. Inmate walks away from Blackburn Correctional Complex in Fayette CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | WKYT

    ... He was confirmed missing at 9:30 p.m. Saturday. Stamper was serving a 5-year sentence for convictions out of Madison County, including Burglary II and Receiving Stolen Property. He would have been eligible for release on October 1, 2015. Anyone with ...


  8. Festival takes Central Kentuckians to their riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... water, on canoes and kayaks and watercraft." Saturday's River Blast event at Fort Boonesborough State Park in Madison County begins at 8 a.m. with a 21-mile paddling race from the park to Valley View. At noon, a 6-mile "fun paddle" will run from ...


  9. Board of Health explores regulating e-cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... restrict e-cigarettes as part of their smoke-free ordinance: Bardstown, Glasgow, Manchester, Danville and Madison County. Hahn said it's now considered a "best practice" to include electronic cigarettes in smoke-free laws because they are a tobacco ...


  10. FERC tests 2-year hydropower licensing processRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | JD Supra

    Licensing some new hydropower projects in the United States -- traditionally a lengthy process -- may soon become easier, as federal regulators have approved an experimental two-year process that may soon be used to license some projects.


  11. Allegation: Madison County jury commissioner harassed foesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | Illinois Bar Journal

    A Granite City man believes it was more than coincidence that his family members and a friend were summoned for jury duty amid a neighborhood feud with the woman responsible for assembling jurors in Madison County Circuit Court.


  12. FERC Approves Pilot Project to Test Two-Year Hydropower Licensing ProcessRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | PressReleasePoint

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has approved a pilot project to test a two-year licensing process for hydropower development at non-powered dams and closed-loop pumped storage projects.


  13. Madison Co. restaurant preparing to reopen after fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | WKYT

    A Madison County business is getting ready to reopen, nearly a month after a fire.


  14. Lee County entrepreneur's bio serves as a rebuttal to the New York Times11:14 amRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Floyd County Times

    In 2008, she graduated from high school in Madison County, a thriving central Kentucky community that's a university town.


  15. Senator Rubio's Mobile Office Hours In Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    By Jessie R. Box Greene Publishing, Inc. A staff member from Senator Marco Rubio's office will be available at the Madison County Courthouse Annex and Lee Town Hall on Monday, August 4, to meet one-on-one with citizens needing assistance dealing with issues such as Social Security, Medicare, Veterans Affairs benefits, immigration, the IRS or any []


  16. Madison County: Quilt event this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Activities include a talk on the history of feed sacks as material, a guided walking tour of significant quilts in the show, and demonstrations of hand-quilting, quilt binding, paper piecing, T-shirt quilts and embellishment techniques.


  17. Quarry opponents sue Clark Fiscal Court, planning commission over rezoning voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... Nor did Rhonda Cromer, director of planning and community development. The Allen Co. operates a quarry in Madison County across the Kentucky River from the Clark County site that was rezoned. A previous underground limestone quarry operated on the ...


  18. Madison Co. homeowner cleaning up after weekend stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WKYT

    In Madison County, there were several reports of trees down, including one that hit a truck and nearly hit a home.


  19. Officials: Correct procedures used in hiringaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Officials: Correct procedures used in hiring Stephenson Officials say policy was followed to advertise, interview for Health Department job Check out this story on Madison County officials say they followed the proper ... (more)


  20. Madison County winery auctioned offRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | WKYT

    A central Kentucky winery was auctioned off on Tuesday, piece by piece. Hundreds of people attended the auction at Acres of Land winery in Madison County.