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Local War Heroes Honored In Greenup County  WOWK

National Medal Honor Day is a day dedicated to Medal of Honor recipients.

State-Kentucky Report: Kentucky school district broke election day law Associated Press 1:44 PM, Feb  WCPO

Investigators say a Kentucky school district violated state law by holding classes on election days while a campus was a polling place.

SSU softball sweeps Ohio Christian  Portsmouth Daily Times

Circleville, Ohio – Shawnee State softballs moves to 15-3 on the season as the Bears sweep their double-header against Ohio Christian University.Game.

Greenup splitting supervision of maintenance, transportation  The Independent

LLOYD Two supervisory positions will take the place of one in the Greenup County School District, where the board of education is splitting maintenance and ...

Focused on school safety in Greenup County  The Independent

LLOYD Greenup County schools have an advanced safety network compared to other Kentucky schools, a top school safety expert said Wednesday.

Feeding the bees in Greenup County  The Independent

GREENUP Carrie Davis said it all began last school year when the president of the Greenup County Bee Keeper's Association came and spoke to her class.

Learning from a refugee  The Independent

LLOYD The lights are dimmed; the video screen flickers and a face turns toward students gathered in the room.

Greenup Co. QB Sammons' first scholarship offer comes from Marshall  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON - Marshall University wasn't the first college football program to notice Greenup County High School's Eli Sammons, but the Thundering Herd was ...

Greenup special needs students visit Prom-N-Aide  The Independent

ASHLAND Prom-N-Aide excitement continued on Tuesday as special needs students from Greenup County High School made a trip to The Dressing Room in ...

Wiring theft in Greenup  The Independent

LLOYD Thieves stripped wiring from power company equipment near Lloyd early Friday, leaving hundreds without power for several hours, a Kentucky Power ...

School safety focus of forum at GCHS  The Independent

LLOYD A top school safety expert will join school officials Wednesday for a school safety forum at Greenup County High School.

Greenup native honored at Grammy Awards | News  The Independent

A Greenup County native musician and his bandmates received one of the most prestigious awards in music Sunday when they won a Grammy at at The ...

UPDATE | Man arrested in copper thefts from electrical substations  WSAZ-TV

Investigators say it happened in Scioto County, Ohio. They believe Ryan Havens could be responsible for similar thefts in Lawrence County, Ohio, and in parts of ...

Report: Kentucky School District Broke Election Day Law  U.S. News & World Report

GREENUP, Ky. (AP) — Investigators say a Kentucky school district violated state law by holding classes on election days while a campus was a polling place.

Greenup County, Kentucky, deputy remembered for kindness, being approachable  WVAH

The Greenup County, Kentucky, Sheriff's Department is mourning the loss of one of its own.Longtime Deputy John Hensley died Sunday night after a long battle ...

Students compete in SkillsUSA events | News  Journal-Times

Ashland Community and Technical College hosted high school students from local career and technical centers for the annual SkillsUSA Kentucky competitions ...

Musketeers reward Lewis' love with honorary captain's role  The Independent

LLOYD Tracy Kelly didn't even have to talk Scott Grizzle into it.

Six seeking Sheriff's office in Greenup  The Independent

GREENUP Four Democrats and two Republicans are vying to fill the role of Greenup County Sheriff, an office that has been occupied by Democrat Keith Cooper ...

Local student helps others enjoy the Greenup County Fair  The Independent

A Greenup County student -- with the help of her fellow students -- created a program to help special needs students enjoy 4-H activities at the Greenup County ...

Screen-sized sports  The Independent

LLOYD Their playing field is as small as a video screen and as large as the world.

Greenup native looks to help others  The Independent

Greenup County native Kierston Eastham Rosen is using her legal expertise to help those who can't always afford a lawyer.

A Backyard Beating: Musketeers use rout to go back-to-back over Red Devils for first time  The Independent

LLOYD Greenup County wants to start a few streaks of its own.

Old Fashion Days off to a strong start  The Independent

The Greenup County Old Fashion Days kicked off on Thursday and will continue through Saturday in downtown Greenup,

Greenup County football team pays tribute to injured student  WSAZ-TV

Before the kickoff of their first football game of the year, players at Greenup County High School paid tribute to a young athlete who couldn't be there.

Four inducted into the Greenup County School District Hall of Fame  Portsmouth Daily Times

By Joseph Prattrpratt@civitasmedia.comMembers of the Greenup County School District (GCSD) have carefully considered nominations for new entries into the ...

Former Division I assistant takes over eastern Kentucky high school hoops program  Lexington Herald Leader

Robert Amis, a former assistant at Marshall University, was hired as the boys' basketball coach at Greenup County High School on Friday, April 13, 2018.

Kentucky middle school students learn the coffee business  Associated Press

LLOYD, Ky. (AP) — A busload of baristas spent a recent morning learning the coffee-roasting craft, then returned to their fifth-grade classroom to put their ...

Kids learn the coffee business  The Independent

LLOYD A busload of baristas spent a recent morning learning the coffee-roasting craft, then returned to their fifth-grade classroom to put their new-found ...

Greenup students go back to school  Portsmouth Daily Times

By Portia Williamsportiawilliams@civitasmedia.comGREENUP, Ky. — The bell rang, the doors reopened, and classes began at Greenup County High School ...

Greenup County secures grant for sidewalk to county schools  The Independent

Greenup County is moving forward with construction of a sidewalk leading to two county schools in a project expected to enhance safety for kids who walk to ...

Dancing With Our Stars Feb. 2 - lineup announced  The Independent

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center has announced the lineup for the sixth annual Dancing with Our Stars scheduled for Feb. 2.

Greenup students make connections abroad  The Independent

Tunisia is 5,000 miles away from Kentucky. Jordan is 6,300 miles. Pakistan? Just 7,400 miles and an Atlantic Ocean in between. These days, though, at ...

New principal says Fairview Elementary position is her dream job  The Independent

WESTWOOD A career in educational administration was not the plan when Fairview Elementary School's new principal majored in history at Marshall University.

Ceremony honors Greenup heroes  The Independent

WURTLAND Two men who grew up within three miles of each other, worked together on the railroad, then earned the nation's highest military award for valor ...

Students from across Eastern Kentucky attend High School Art Day  Morehead State University News

Morehead State's Department of Art and Design is well-known throughout the Commonwealth for its academic excellence as well as the success of its students.


LLOYD Greenup County High School remains the Gold Standard of cheerleading.

Cheerleaders see success at national competition  The Independent

Four cheerleading squads based out of Greenup County were being welcomed home with pride this week after a great showing in a prestigious national ...

Braidy Industries' Board of Directors to Grant $1000 Student Leader Scholarships to 11 High School Seniors in 2019  Business Wire

Braidy Industries, Inc. (“Braidy”) announced today that again this year, the Company's Board of Directors will grant post-secondary scholarships and i.

Greenup County High School teacher awarded 2017 Teacher Vision Grant – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

ASHLAND, Ky. (May 9, 2017) — Amanda Hensley, a librarian and teacher at Greenup County High Z School, today was awarded a $500 Teacher Vision Grant ...

Greenup County cheerleaders notch 16th national title  The Independent

ORLANDO, Fla. Get ready to hang another national championship cheerleader banner in Greenup County.

Rowe Joins Bellefonte Primary Care Greenup  Portsmouth Daily Times

Bon Secours and Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital (OLBH) have added the services of nurse practitioner Whitney Rowe, APRN. She has joined Bellefonte ...

In These Divisive Times, Program Pairs Students with Refugees Around the World  EdSurge

In Jill Armstrong's social studies classes, when students learn about other countries, they don't just learn from textbooks and news articles, which ...

Greenup County cheerleaders to host truck fundraiser  Huntington Herald Dispatch

GREENUP, Ky. -- Competing for national championships isn't easy, even for a squad of Greenup County High School cheerleaders which has won 14 of them.

16th Region girls soccer: Russell rocks, rolls Rowan  The Independent

LLOYD It happened in the 76th minute. Russell girls soccer coach John Perry smiled. Perry and the two-time defending 16th Region champion Lady Devils were ...

Learning is a game at summer camp  The Independent

LLOYD You think school is the best place for kids to have fun and learn at the same time during summer vacation?

Prom-N-Aide helps make memories  The Independent

Johnson Central High School senior 18-year-old Kailynne Teeters drove more than an hour for a chance to get a prom dress Saturday morning.

Tri-State threesome go in MLB Draft  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON - Wednesday was a great day for three Tri-State baseball players, as they were selected in the Major League Baseball Draft.

'Unorthodox' or not, Greenup County makes it work  USA TODAY High School Sports

For those unfamiliar with the style of the highly regarded Greenup County High School baseball team, St. Xavier coach Andy Porta provided a colorful ...

Civics test grad requirement starts this year  The Independent

A state law requiring Kentucky high school students to pass a civics test in order to graduate goes into effect this year.

Hopes and prayers  The Independent

GREENUP — There are so many things a person wishes they could do when someone they know in their community (and beyond) is involved in a life ...

Greenup County takes action on dangerous rail crossing  The Independent

Greenup County is pursuing both federal and state grants to remedy what the county sees as a dangerous situation -- the Queens Landing railroad crossing in ...

Boyd County teacher suspended after arrest | News  The Independent

CANNONSBURG A Boyd County High School mathematics teacher and longtime area football coach has been suspended after his arrest on Monday on sexual ...

Mullin' over: Greenup County football coach departs for Dunbar  The Independent

Chris Mullins wasn't actively seeking another job when the Paul Laurence Dunbar head football coaching position came open.

Vigil held for 13-year-old who suffered serious injury  WSAZ-TV

What a family is calling a horrible accident sent a 13-year-old boy to the hospital in critical condition.

Area players will be listening for MLB Draft calls  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON — Several baseball players from the Tri-State will make sure they have the ringer up on their phones for the next three days.

Charleses in charge: Sandy, Charlie comprise husband-wife officiating duo  The Independent

Charlie Charles wishes he could have played soccer for Bath County. His wife, Sandy Charles, wanted to see Charlie a little more often. The Charleses, who live ...

PCCHS wins second place at 10th annual EKDAS festival  Hazard Herald

On April 21, Perry County Central High School competed against eight other high schools in the 10th annual Eastern Kentucky Dramatic Arts Society Festival.

Greenup Old Fashion Days to convene Sept. 29-Oct.1  Portsmouth Daily Times

GREENUP, Ky. — The 51st Greenup Old Fashion Days (GOFD), which undoubtedly is a staple in the Greenup community, is set to kick off Thursday, Sept. 2.

Here are the Louisville and Kentucky players taken in the MLB draft  Courier Journal

Courier Journal will keep you updated with the Kentucky and Southern Indiana baseball players taken in the MLB draft. Check back for updates.

Greenup County railroad crossing causes safety concerns  The Independent

A railroad crossing in rural Greenup County — with no lights or crossing bars — is drawing increased scrutiny given community growth in the immediate area.

Braidy Industries to grant scholarships to 11 seniors  Huntington Herald Dispatch

ASHLAND - Braidy Industries Inc., an advanced manufacturer of metals for the global transportation and defense industries with a $1.68 billion aluminum mill ...

UPDATE: Teenager's pre-trial diversion will not be revoked after violation  WSAZ-TV

Dummitt will have to serve 90 days in jail for contempt, but will still be able to avoid jail time for the Conley case.

16th Region girls soccer: Ashland nets 9 on Bath  The Independent

LLOYD An accident on Interstate 64 delayed Bath County's arrival by about 30 minutes on Monday, but the extra bus time didn't diminish the Lady Cats' energy.

16th Region girls soccer: LadyCats beast vs. East  The Independent

LLOYD After a rare absence from the girls region soccer tournament last year, Ashland stormed its way to the finals Tuesday night.

UPDATE: Father accidentally hits daughter with car while chasing burglar he found in his home  WSAZ-TV

Investigators say social media led them to the suspect.

UPDATE: Greenup County basks in glow of 15th cheerleading national title  The Independent

ORLANDO, Fla. Greenup County High School is the gold standard of high school cheerleading.

“You Don't Know Me!” — New column from Jim Fannin  The Independent

They say you can't go home. Who are “they?” They don't know me and they don't know my hometown of Ashland, Kentucky. This past week I drove about 500 ...

CEO of Braidy Industries: 'We're going to succeed'  Kentucky Today

ASHLAND, Ky. (KT) – Craig Bouchard has only to look outside the window of his downtown office in this northeastern Kentucky city for motivation. Ashland is a ...

2 area cheerleaders make Morehead State All-Girl squad  The Independent

MOREHEAD Two area cheerleaders will be part of Morehead State University's All-Girl Squad next season.

Greenup girl wins state fair grand champion for second time  The Independent

GREENUP — It's called the grand champion slap, and it's the sweetest sound in the world for a youthful livestock competitor at the Kentucky State Fair.

62nd District Soccer Tournament: East Carter sweeps district titles  Journal-Times

LLOYD – Brian Mc-Dowell regrets not playing soccer last year.

New Russell police chief takes office  The Independent

RUSSELL New Police Chief James “Ned” Crisp said he's ready to leave “incognito” mode as the head of the FADE narcotics task force — and return to policing ...

Greenup County cheerleaders add to collection  The Independent

LLOYD It's not easy to accomplish a first when it comes to Greenup County High School's nationally acclaimed cheerleading squad.

Wheelersburg's Holden has narrowed college choice  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON — Apparently, Tanner Holden will not follow his father Rodney to play basketball at Marshall University after all. The younger Holden, a 6-foot-6, ...

Kentucky Power awards Teacher Vision Grants – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

HAZARD, Ky. (May 11, 2017) – Teachers in Knott, Perry and Greenup counties are the 2017 recipients of a Teacher Vision Grant from Kentucky Power.

Artist captures drama of Collier's final act  The Independent

Artist Bryan Mosier said he had to make repeated attempts to capture the drama and conviction of the moment in his portrait of Greenup County native and ...

Celebrating 240 years of Marine Corps pride  The Independent

With full ceremonial attention to detail, local Marine Corps veterans, cadets and their families saluted the branch with an evening of fraternity Saturday in honor ...

Adams ignites Rowan | Sports  Morehead News

LLOYD – Rowan County's Brooklin Adams wanted to be a team player Wednesday night at Greenup County High School.

Paul Laurence Dunbar football ‘ready to roll’ after embracing new culture  Lexington Herald Leader

After struggling in Coach Chris Mullins' first year at the helm, the new-look Bulldogs are ready to turn the page.

EKUHoops Signs Sharpshooting Guard AJ Youngman  EKU Sports

RICHMOND, Ky. – A.J. Youngman, a 6-5 guard out of Manual High School in Peoria, Illinois, has signed a National Letter of Intent to play basketball at Eastern ...

Bryson planning celebration at Schultz Creek Field  The Independent

SOUTH SHORE For Bob Bryson, there's no place quite like the one he calls home.

Minford, 'Burg baseball claim victories  Portsmouth Daily Times

Behind a complete game effort on the hill from Reid Shultz, the Minford Falcons' baseball program was able to claim a 6-1 victory over the Valley Indians' ...

UPDATE: Huntington murder suspect pleads not guilty  WSAZ-TV

Quenton Sheffield is charged with murder and two counts of malicious assault.

Tri-State Escape coming to Ashland  The Independent

ASHLAND — Time is ticking down to find a way out with Tri-State Escape Breakout Games.

Prep notebook: Boyd County twin sisters pick WVSU basketball  Huntington Herald Dispatch

Boyd County High School twin sisters Charity and Payton Shears committed to play college basketball, and will continue to do so together.

Raceland girls roll in EKC meet; Russell boys win  The Independent

FLEMINGSBURG The Raceland girls track team was stronger than the bus that was supposed to take them to Fleming County High School.

The whole package: coaching to bobby pins  The Independent

GREENUP As Rhonda Poplin reminisced over the past 17 years, her face showed the emotions of the bad times and the victories the Greenup County High ...

Once a Ram, always a Ram — Campbell welcomes new principal home  The Independent

RACELAND Walking the halls of Campbell Elementary School over the holiday break, Abby Laber saw memories every time she peeked into a classroom.

Portsmouth Baseball Murals Banquet set for Jan. 10  Portsmouth Daily Times

Over the years, the Portsmouth area has been represented in a world-class manner when it comes down to the brilliant baseball minds and talent that have no.

Photos: Gold Star Families Memorial Monument Dedication | Multimedia  Huntington Herald Dispatch

A dedication ceremony was held for the Hershel "Woody" Williams Medal of Honor Foundation Gold Star Families Memorial Monument on Monday, April 4, 2016 ...

Ashland, Rams collect earnings in Ernie Chattin | Sports  The Independent

ASHLAND Ashland coach Phillip Caudill picked up every aluminum can and candy wrapper he could find as the last spectators and athletes dispersed to the ...

Campbellsville honors 199 teachers for excellence in teaching during 30th annual ceremony -

Rhonda Sims, associate commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Education, told the 199 teachers from 70 school districts throughout Kentucky honored by ...

FFA students take on chicken project  The Independent

LLOYD Balls of fluff today, dinner-ready in eight weeks.

Ultimate Warriors: Portsmouth semi-pro team wins BCFL title  The Independent

LLOYD The future looks bright for the Portsmouth Warriors.

Holmes High School's "Close the Deal" Success Noted by State  The River City News

Kentucky's "Close the Deal" program, which creates a partnership between school districts and business communities, has seen success at Covington ...

Sophomores Shine Through Class of Kentucky Program  UKNow

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 12, 2012) — The 2011-12 academic year has been a banner year at the University of Kentucky with record enrollment, the dedication of ...

Medical equipment manufacturer to relocate to Jeffersontown – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky. (May 9, 2017) — Medical equipment manufacturer Isopure Corp. is relocating its operations from Simpsonville to a larger facility in ...

President named for Independence Bank in Louisville – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (May 9, 2017) — Louis R. Straub II has been named president of Independence Bank, which expanded into Louisville in March of 2016.

PERSONNEL | Business  Huntington Herald Dispatch

Woodlands Retirement Community announced the appointment of Cynthia L. Crigger as its new community outreach coordinator. She will work with the director ...

Education Notes  Lexington Herald Leader

Awards/honors. □ The Lafayette Madrigal Singers won the annual Margaret Comstock Chamber Choir Competition for the sixth time in the competition's ...

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