Madison County Newswire

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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 ...

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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.

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  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 []

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  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.

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  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 ...

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  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.

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  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 jacksonsun.com: Madison County officials say they followed the proper ... (more)

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  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.

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