Leslie County, KY

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Part of KY 2058 in Leslie County closed starting June 10

LESLIE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists that a portion of KY 2058 (mile point 3.26) in Leslie County will be closed beginning Thursday, June 10. The closure is necessary due to slide repair operations, and the roadway is expected to re-open on Thursday, June...
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Bledsoe, Kentucky Man Arrested on Felony Drug Charges

HYDEN, KY - The Leslie County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that on June 5, 2021 Deputy Kyle Crisp arrested David Burkhart on felony drug charges while answering a complaint in the Bledsoe area of Leslie County. Upon Deputy Crisp’s arrival to this complaint he made contact with David Burkhart sitting...
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Man Arrested in Southeast Kentucky for Theft of a Water Meter

HYDEN, KY - The Leslie County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that: Sherman Griffith was arrested by Deputy Shane Wilson for theft of a water meter. According to the report, the meter was taken from from the Pine Patch Park. During an interview with Griffith, he admitted to Deputy Wilson that...
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Two Hyden men involved in Leslie County shooting

HYDEN, Ky. (WTVQ) – A shooting early Wednesday morning between two Hyden men in Leslie County will be presented to a grand jury for review. According to the Kentucky State Police, troopers in Hazard received a call at about 7:15 a.m. Wednesday of a shooting at the Shell gas station in the Hyden community.
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Kentucky State Police Investigating Leslie County Shooting

On Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at approximately 7:17 A.M, Kentucky State Police, Post 13, Hazard, received a call of a shooting at the Shell gas station in the Hyden community of Leslie County. Troopers and detectives responded to the scene. Initial investigation indicates that Gordon D. Bussell, 54, of Hyden...
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Five Leslie County athletes sign with Union College

HYDEN, Ky. (WYMT) - Five athletes from Leslie County High School signed to play their respective sport at Union College. Jason Baker signed to play basketball for the Bulldogs. In his senior season, Baker averaged 9.8 points per game and 5.9 rebounds per game. “I’m very thankful and I’m very...
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BSN to Publish Mini-Documentary about Leslie County’s Ethan Wolfe

I am excited to announce that for the past three months, I have been creating a mini-documentary called Ethan’s Impact for one of my journalism classes at the University of Kentucky. This short film is about Leslie County High School senior Ethan Wolfe, who has Down syndrome. Earlier this year,...
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Frontier Nursing University offers donation of historic home to nonprofit organization

VERSAILLES, Ky. – Frontier Nursing University (FNU) has offered to donate the historic home of Mary Breckinridge and surrounding properties to Leslie County Betterment Inc. In September of 2020, Leslie County Betterment, along with the Leslie County Community Foundation, contacted FNU to request the donation of the entire Wendover location to Leslie County Betterment with the goal to “utilize the facility for the betterment of Leslie County and its people…”
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Frontier Nursing University Offers Donation of the Wendover Bed & Breakfast and Retreat Center to Leslie County non-profit organization

– Frontier Nursing University (FNU) announced today that it has offered to donate the historic home of Mary Breckinridge and surrounding properties to Leslie County Betterment, Inc.. In September of 2020, Leslie County Betterment, Inc. along with the Leslie County Community Foundation contacted FNU to request the donation of “the entire Wendover location (Big House, Garden House, Barn, Livery, Cottage, and Guard Shack) to Leslie County Betterment, Inc” with the goal to “utilize the facility for the betterment of Leslie County and its people…”
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Dixon, Marcum pitch Cardinals past Leslie County

HYDEN — Dylan Dixon pitched four innings of no-hit ball, highlighting South Laurel’s 10-0 win over Leslie County in five innings. The Cardinals (10-7) used a three-run first inning combined with a six-run second inning to put away the Eagles while snapping a two-game losing skid in the process. Reed...