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Man pleads guilty after jury convicts co-defendant
A Kentucky man has pleaded guilty to charges involving the March 21, 2015, robbery of a convenience store near Pound. His co-defendant was found guilty by jury trial one week earlier. In a Friday p...
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Flatwoods Job Corps receives national honor
FLATWOODS — Flatwoods Job Corps Center was chosen this month as the 2016 Job Corps National Director’s “Center of the Year.” The honor is given each year to one of the 27 job corps centers the U.S....
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Fit Farmer 5K
Bess Mathisen, 27, was the overall winner of the Fit Farmer 5K run on May 14, hosted by Norton Friends and Farmers Market. Mathisen poses beside husband and second overall finisher Brad Mathisen, 2...
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Coeburn planning modest budget hikes
COEBURN — Town Manager Drew Mullins has proposed a fiscal 2016-17 budget that would increase general fund spending by nearly $32,000 and anticipates a general fund revenue increase of slightly more...
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Answers sought from IDA
WISE — Several residents gave the county Industrial Development Authority an earful Tuesday about its handling of an estate gift meant to assist countywide spay and neuter efforts. Three people spo...
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RecoveryFest: Event celebrates escape from substance abuse
In a sea of substance abuse, Miner’s Park this Saturday will be an island dedicated to celebrating recovery. The seventh annual RecoveryFest, an event that celebrates overcoming substance abuse, wi...
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Zika virus tips given
WISE — As the official mosquito season gets underway this month, Lenowisco Health District Director Sue Cantrell Thursday gave county supervisors a briefing on the Zika virus and what should happen...
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Ambulance service aims to grow here
WISE — Lebanon-based Mercy Ambulance Service is looking for approval to expand operations into Wise County and Norton. The private company already is called on to provide assistance here when rescu...
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