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RECAPS – MAY 20 - 24 THE BOLD AND THE...

Moments in Time

• On May 20, 1873, San Francisco businessman Levi Strauss...

Now Here’s a Tip!

• “If you paint your kitchen cabinets, be sure that...


Chase ends in shooting death of Isom man

A Kentucky State Police trooper was injured and an Isom man was shot and killed...

Flags pay tribute to five service branches

As the United States prepares to observe Memorial Day for the 151st year, Mountain Comprehensive...

County’s trucks, other equipment will soon be too far gone to repair

It isn’t news that the collapse of the coal economy and the loss of coal...

HEAVY(ER) TRAFFIC

HEAVY(ER) TRAFFIC — A repaving project that began May 8 on the Whitesburg bypass is...

Trump budget plan won’t stop prison, Rogers’s office says

The Trump administration’s 2020 budget request calls for taking away a half a billion dollars...

News

Fire departments can no longer fill a swimming pool without paying for the water

By WILLIAM A. FARLEY Local fire departments will no longer be able to fill swimming pools with treated water without...

Condition of house leads to charges of endangering the welfare of a minor

The Letcher County Sheriff ’s Department has arrested a Thornton couple for endangering the welfare of a minor based on...

Meth charges are dominating work by grand jury here

The Letcher County Grand Jury has named 17 people in indictments including a man and woman charged in connection with...

Beshear loses here, but wins state

Unofficial election returns showed Rocky Adkins winning Letcher County but losing to Andy Beshear statewide in the Democratic Primary for...

It’s Beshear vs. Bevin in fall

LOUISVILLE Kentucky Republican Gov. Matt Bevin cleared his first hurdle toward a second term but had to fend off a...

Family & Friends

Gibson reunion May 25

Jenkins student’s balloon travels almost 500 miles

Fishing tourney set for April 13

Christmas is coming soon

Keeping Christmas in our hearts