Magoffin County Newswire (Page 2)

Magoffin County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Magoffin County, KY. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 278 in Magoffin County, KY

  1. 1 Kentucky County Has Double-digit Jobless Rate In NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    For the first time since late 2007, Kentucky officials say only one county in the state had a double-digit unemployment rate. The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training says Magoffin County had the state's highest jobless rate last month at 12.2 percent.

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  2. For first time since '07, only one Ky. county has double-digit unemploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... -- For the first time since 2007, only one Kentucky county has an unemployment rate in the double digits. Magoffin County has the state's highest jobless rate at 12.2 percent. The next highest rate was 9.5 percent in Leslie County, followed by ...

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  3. 1 Kentucky county has double-digit jobless rate in NovemberRead the original story

    Friday Dec 23 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    For the first time since late 2007, Kentucky officials say only one county in the state had a double-digit unemployment rate. The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training says Magoffin County had the state's highest jobless rate last month at 12.2 percent.

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  4. Raiders handle Hazard, notch fourth straight winRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 22 | Floyd County Times

    ... and Prestonsburg. South Floyd posted its fourth straight win after falling to preseason 15th Region favorite Magoffin County in a season opener. Hazard shot 39.7 percent (25-of-63) from the field in the loss to host South Floyd. The Bulldogs were ...

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  5. Mountain Parkway Expansion releases progress report -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 22 | Floyd County Times

    ... Restaurant Row to four lanes and expand a system of access roads to support businesses along the corridor. Magoffin County - While the Gifford Road interchange is substantially completed, significant work continues around the KY 7 and KY 30 ...

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  6. Unemployment rates down in 119 Kentucky counties -Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 22 | Floyd County Times

    ... counties, 3 percent; and Anderson, Boone, Jessamine, Spencer and Washington counties, 3.1 percent each. Magoffin County recorded the state's highest unemployment rate at 12.2 percent. It was followed by Leslie County, 9.5 percent; Harlan County, 9 ...

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    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Big Sandy News

    Timmy Dalton always puts big numbers on the stat sheet, but he went overboard Monday in the Derby Classic at Raceland. THE PAINTSVILLE LADY Tigers' Presley Chirico (#3) took the shot against Magoffin County Friday night in Paintsville's 84-54 win.

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  8. Bobcats no match for preseason favorite HornetsRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2016 | Floyd County Times

    Host Betsy Layne was unable to keep up with preseason 15th Region favorite Magoffin County as the Hornets pulled away to win 65-29 in an early-season boys' high school basketball game at the Dome on Thursday night. Trenton Russell, who was voted the 15th Region's top player in the preseason, paced Magoffin County with a game-high 11 points.

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  9. Death Investigation Underway In Magoffin County After Body Found In CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A death investigation is underway in Magoffin County after a woman's body was found in a creek in Royalton. LEXINGTON, ky Lexington police announced that criminal complaints were filed Wednesday against three juveniles in connection with an incident that occurred at Portofino restaurant.

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  10. Work Continues on Mountain Parkway ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... we have to be cognizant of." The Restaurant Row work follows work that started last year in the adjacent Magoffin County Central segment, where significant widening and construction of the roadway and structures have been completed. The segment runs ...

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  11. Brooke Stumbo leads Lady Raiders over BuckhornRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | Floyd County Times

    ... led South Floyd inside, grabbing a game-high eight rebounds. South Floyd has claimed additional wins over Magoffin County, Jenkins and 58th District/Floyd County Conference counterpart Allen Central. The Justin Triplett-coached Lady Raiders suffered ...

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  12. Ladycats drop home game to Magoffin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Floyd County Times

    Visiting Magoffin County managed to beat Betsy Layne 65-59 in an early-season girls' high school basketball game at the Dome on Thursday night. Magoffin County shot 39.6 percent from the field.

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  13. Mountain Parkway bridge replacement kicks off road construction on Restaurant Row -Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | Floyd County Times

    Crews working on the Mountain Parkway Expansion in Magoffin County this week will begin replacing a bridge across Burning Fork. The project represents the first road construction work that will take place on Restaurant Row in Salyersville.

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  14. Shafter RisnerNew London man who enjoyed the country and outdoors was 88. Today atRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... late Cisco and Earsie (nee Montgomery) Risner. Shafter spent most of his childhood in Kentucky in and around MaGoffin County. He moved to Michigan with his family and later relocated to Greenwich. Shafter worked as a carpenter for 20 years with ...

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  15. Pearl Harbor survivor remembers attack on 75th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | KGWN

    ... Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart. He was wounded in action on New Georgia Island in the Pacific. "Here in Magoffin County, he's our treasure. He's Kentucky's treasure. And he's a national treasure," he said. "This is the remaining part of the ...

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  16. Pard WhitakerGreenwich man was 83. Today atRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | Norwalk Reflector

    He was born on June 8, 1933 in Magoffin County, Kentucky, to the late Sam Whitaker and Julia Whitaker-Moffit. Pard worked at MTD in Willard for 25 years.

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  17. 3 sentenced to prison for 2014 Magoffin vote-buying schemeRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Three Magoffin County residents have been given prison sentences for conspiring to buy votes for a slate of candidates in the 2014 election. New outlets report that Magistrate Gary "Rooster" Risner, his ex-wife Tami Jo Risner and Deputy Clerk Larry Shepherd were all sentenced Thursday.

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  18. Raiders fall to host Hornets in seasona s first gameRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | Floyd County Times

    The South Floyd Raiders fell short in their season opener on the road earlier in the week. Preseason top 15th Region boys' basketball player Trenton Russell scored a game-high 25 points to lead host Magoffin County past the Raiders 63-56 in a season opener on Tuesday night.

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  19. Lady Raiders roll past Magoffin County in openerRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | Floyd County Times

    "We started out slow but picked our intensity up on both ends at the beginning of the third quarter," Magoffin County Coach Justin Triplett commented. "Magoffin County shot the ball good in the first quarter.

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  20. Jobless rates down in 82 Kentucky countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | KFVS12

    ... and Spencer counties were next at 3.3 percent each, followed by Warren County at 3.4 percent. It says Magoffin County had the state's highest unemployment rate at 14.1 percent. It was followed by Leslie County at 11.6 percent, Harlan County at 10.5 ...

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