LAWRENCE, MARTIN COUNTY ARRESTS FOR FEB. 18, 2024 — FEB. 24, 2024
Arrests for the week of February 18, 2024 through February 24, 2024 that were booked and detained at Big Sandy Regional Detention Center. Arrests were from Lawrence County, Johnson County, Martin County, and Magoffin County. Arrests for Lawrence Co. Robert A Woods. Date: 02/20/2024. Charges:. Criminal Trespass 1st degree. Jeffrey...
Paul Patton speaking at Lawrence County Library on March 30
Former Kentucky Governor and Lawrence County native, Paul Patton, will be speaking about his new book during the Lawrence County Kentucky Genealogical and Historical Society meeting at the Lawrence County Library on March 30, 2024 at 10 a.m. Lawrence County natives and descendants interested in history and genealogy will be meeting to hear Patton speak and recount details of his earliest history and his time as a two-term Kentucky governor.
Highschool Basketball | 26 February Elliott County Girls Game Notice
The Elliott County Girls Basketball team will have a Conference tournament game with East Carter(Grayson, KY) on 26 February, 2024, 7:45 PM. As of now, Lions has won 2 games and lost 7 games, and the winning rate is 0.222.
MUPB officials give update on 2023 water service and ongoing projects
Morehead Utility Plant Board officials recently gave city council an update on their ongoing projects. MUPB General Manager Holly McGrath-Rosas said the utility had a good year in 2023 in terms of water treatment, with last year having been the second highest production year in history. She also mentioned the new water treatment plant currently under construction is progressing nicely, with around 60% of the work completed.
Addiction Recovery Care clients find outlet in roasting their own coffee
LOUISA, Ky. (WSAZ) - Addiction Recovery Care based in Kentucky is adding a new opportunity for clients, and it’s not one you see every day. Clients at ARC are learning to roast their own coffee. “They’re learning a skill and a trade that’s not really offered in many, in...
Kentucky college student donating kidney to a stranger on spring break
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A college student in Kentucky will donate her kidney to a stranger during spring break, WKYT reported Sunday. Danny Firch, a coal miner from Johnson County, who is well-known in his community, has been living with Type 1 diabetes for nearly his entire life. And he's...
County officials talk changes to Rowan’s landfill
Officials said they hope changes will soon be made to Rowan County’s landfill. The dump has been in operation since the early 1980s under several different owners but is now owned and operated by Waste Management. Judge Executive Harry Clark said the county isn’t satisfied with the work being...
Officials say Morehead’s new $38,000 artificial ice rink had a successful first season
Morehead’s new artificial ice-skating rink has officially closed for the 2023-2024 season. Officials said the rink was purchased by the city of Morehead in partnership with Rowan County Tourism through secure funding and sponsorships. Matt Hamilton is the Director of Parks and Recreation for the city of Morehead. He...
ISP: Homicide suspect arrested after barricading himself in his vehicle at a gas station
Officials state no officers or members of the public were injured during the incident, and the name of the suspect will be released by the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office.
KCU Appoints Dr. Leslie Hardin to Faculty of Keeran School of Bible and Ministry
Grayson, Ky– 2024 – Kentucky Christian University (KCU) is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. Leslie Hardin to the distinguished faculty of the Keeran School of Bible and Ministry. Dr. Hardin’s extensive experience and expertise will significantly enrich the academic and scholarly endeavors within the School, aligning seamlessly with KCU’s Strategic Path Forward.
Hometown Hero | Granny Chicken Bok Bok
ELLIOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) - Wilma Fraley of Olive Hill, Kentucky, got the nickname from her grandson -- Granny Chicken Bok Bok. Spending a few minutes with her, it’s not hard to figure out why. Her singing and dancing routines have become a big hit with children in the...
Morehead's Pizza Paradise: 4 Pizzas You Can't Miss
This article presents a review of four pizza places in Morehead. Have you had the chance to try any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comment section below.
LC TOURISM HAS EXCITING EVENTS FOR LAWRENCE COUNTY, KENTUCKY IN 2024
LC TOURISM HAS EXCITING EVENTS FOR LAWRENCE COUNTY, KENTUCKY 2024…. The LC Tourism Commission had a Regular Scheduled Monthly Meeting on Monday, February 19, 2024 at the Fred M. Vinson Museum, Downtown 2nd Floor, 315 E. Madison Street, Louisa, Kentucky at 5:30PM. Lawrence County Tourism Commissioner Wes Kingsmore was in...
Super Region Girls Pairings (Play-in Games)
15th Region Girls Super-Region Draw was held Tuesday morning with the 6 Teams that lost their 1st Rd. District Tournament Games. 3-seeds for Super Regional: East Ridge, Lawrence County, Paintsville and Phelps. 4-seeds for Super Regional: Betsy Layne and Magoffin County. Paintsville and East Ridge drew the Bye’s and will...
Morehead State hosts the annual Clarinet Day on March 2 for high school students.
Morehead State's annual Clarinet Day workshop for high school students will be held Saturday, March 2, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., at Baird Music Hall. Check-in for the event begins at 9:30 a.m. The guest artist at this year's event is Ixi Chen, clarinet professor at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of...
Morehead's Mexican Cuisine: 4 Restaurants for an Authentic Experience
This article presents a guide to four Mexican restaurants located in Morehead. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below!
Back to the moon and onward to Mars... by way of Morehead
From moonrise to moonset, the ground station operators at Morehead State University are on the clock. That means during a full moon - like last weekend’s - lead operator Chloe Hart becomes a night owl. “And our part at DSS17 - or Deep Space Station 17 - is we...
Women's Golf Wraps Up Rivertowne Intercollegiate in 7th Place
MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Morehead State women's golf wrapped up play at the Rivertowne Intercollegiate in Charleston, S.C. Tuesday, finishing in a tie for seventh place among the 15 teams. The event was played at Rivertowne Country Club. MSU had team totals of 291-302-303 -- 896. MacKenzie Moore again led the...
Kentucky Girls High School Basketball: How to Stream the Prestonsburg High School vs. Lawrence County High School Game - February 26
On Monday, February 26 at 6:00 PM ET, Lawrence County High School will host Prestonsburg High School in a clash between District 58 teams. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Prestonsburg vs. Lawrence County Game...
New hangout spot coming to Morehead
A local lounge, originally known as The Venue, is set to reopen its doors under a new name and ownership. The location is currently undergoing renovations, with plans to open in March as The Stargazer Lounge. The building has a long history with Morehead, and the new owners hope to honor that history by creating a hotspot for the community to enjoy live music.