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(March 5, 23018) – Less than one year after their announcement of plans to construct a $1.5 billion greenfield aluminum mill in Greenup County, Ky., Braidy ... This is a terrific win for Kentucky, and consistent with the goal of converting the Northeast corner of our beautiful state into the global intersection of ...
A federal commission has denied a stay requested by three environmental groups in the conversion of a Kentucky pipeline from carrying natural gas to natural gas liquids, reports a Danville newspaper. ... It passes through 18 Kentucky counties, a total of 256 miles from Simpson County to Greenup County.

The Kentucky Department of Highways has closed KY 503 at Naples in Greenup County because of a break in pavement and embankment failure, according ... Barricades have been placed at KY 503 at the damage location — the 1 mile marker just north of the Boyd-Greenup county line, between Lost Lick ...
A proposal to buy classroom security devices for schools in Greenup County met with preliminary approval Monday. ... and the legal standing to spend it on schools, said Carpenter, who is consulting with county attorney Mike Wilson and attorneys for the Kentucky Association of Counties on the issue.
It's a proposal to buy classroom security devices for all schools in Greenup County. "It could happen in Greenup,” said County Judge Executive Robert Carpenter. While Carpenter says not every tragedy -- like last week's school shooting in Parkland, Florida, is avoidable -- the fiscal court is taking the first ...
Greenup County residents moving property to higher ground as Ohio River rises ... GREENUP COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A husband and wife in South Portsmouth, Kentucky, say they spent 17 hours Sunday moving belongings out of their home to higher ground, but they say the water kept rising, and they had ...

The Ohio River continued to rise Sunday night, choking up water entry points and flooding areas in Ohio and West Virginia. Here in Kentucky there were backups of water reported in Greenup County in the area of the Little Sandy Boat Ramp. Greenup County Fiscal Court Judge Executive Bobby Carpenter ...
VANCEBURG, Ky. (WSAZ) -- The Lewis County Sheriff's Deputies charged a Greenup County man following what they're calling the largest meth seizure on record in the county. According to Dennis K. Brown, Sheriff Johnny Bivens reports 40-year-old Greenup County man Ollin Driggers was arrested ...
The Ohio River continued to rise Sunday night, choking up water entry points and flooding areas in Ohio and West Virginia. Here in Kentucky there were backups of water reported in Greenup County in the area of the Little Sandy Boat Ramp. Greenup County Fiscal Court Judge Executive Bobby Carpenter ...
I have five $20 bills in my purse, ready to be gambled away, but I don't know where to begin. As I peer out the windows of the Resorts World Catskills gaming floor, it is hard not to imagine I'm back home in Greenup County, Ky. It feels surreal standing in the middle of this elaborate casino that looks like it just ...
ASHLAND A Democrat running for Kentucky's 4th U.S. Congressional district seat held by Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Garrison, said the state needs to invest in the solar industry to help union workers in the Ashland area. Patti Piatt, a businesswoman from Bellevue, is campaigning in the region this week.
South Portsmouth is situated in Greenup County, Kentucky. More than 97 percent of the area's residents are white, according to 2012 county data. The Asian American population in the state of Kentucky is a little more than 1 percent. But the state – with a population of just over four million – ranks #8 in the ...
GREENUP COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A gas station in Greenup County was hit with vandalism overnight Wednesday. ... Kentucky State Police say they are investigating the case as criminal mischief but they do plan on working with county prosecutors to discuss a hate crime charge on those responsible.
BOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) – A Greenup County Sheriff's deputy was arrested after allegedly getting drunk and causing a scene, including yelling at bystanders, near a club in Ashland, Boyd County court records show. Randy C. Riggs, 30, of Ashland, is charged with first and second offense alcohol ...
ASHLAND The president of the Kentucky State NAACP used the local annual observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.' s birthday Monday to stress that ... the crowd gathered at the Ashland Transportation Center at the 10:30 a.m. service sponsored by the Boyd and Greenup County chapter of the NAACP.
"We are working with them and Ashland Alliance," said Greenup County Judge Executive Bobby Carpenter. "And, we had the (Kentucky) Economic Development Cabinet on the phone trying to see what we can do to help them recover from this so we are working on some projects right now. We have not ...
Buford Hurley, E-911 director for Greenup County, said the cause for the spotty service is that Greenup County is one of two counties in Eastern Kentucky that are actually not on area wireless carriers' Kentucky footprint. Instead Hurley said much of the service comes out of West Virginia. One service ...

FLATWOODS, Ky. - An investigation of a suspicious vehicle led to the arrest of three Kentucky men on illegal drugs and weapons charges, according to a press release from the Flatwoods Police Department. While patrol officers ... All three men were jailed in the Greenup County Detention Center. No other ...
GREENUP, Ky. (AP) - A man and a woman convicted in the 2015 death of a Kentucky woman that involved an all-terrain vehicle will avoid prison. The Daily Independent reports James Wyatt Ratliff and Kelly Dummitt are free on pre-trial diversions allowing each to avoid serving their seven-year sentences, ...
McLean County LLOYD, Ky. (12/29/17) — McLean County couldn't get past tournament host Greenup County in the opening round of the Stultz Pharmacy Holiday Classic. Greenup County used a 41-20 advantage in the rebounding column to defeat McLean County 71-56 in the opening round of the Stultz Pharmacy ...
GREENUP COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Isiah Bare sits in the Greenup County Detention Center after investigators say he escaped from the Boyd County Detention Center early Thursday morning. Police say Bare, along with three other inmates, climbed through a pipe chase in their cell to the roof where they ...
UPDATE: Coroner believes cold weather played role in death of Ky. man ... A man was found dead Thursday morning in Greenup County in a camper that had no heat or electric. ... Greenup County Coroner Neil Wright tells WSAZ a man's death Thursday appears to be related to cold temperatures.
GREENUP COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) - The Greenup County Coroner has identified the man found dead in a building with no heat. Citing information from the coroner, police say that 54-year-old Jody Wayne Carver was found in a camper that had no heat or electricity along Route 784 in the Maloneton ...
GREENUP COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A water line break Thursday evening has closed Lexington Avenue at Turner Street, Greenup County 911 reports. Drivers are asked to avoid that area. They can use Turner Street to Clay Street to Brent Ann Drive to Bellefonte Road to bypass the work zone. Greenup 911 ...
An infrastructure upgrade at the Greenup County Detention Center is nearing completion and early indications are the improvements are paying dividends. Last spring, Greenup County commissioned The Perfection Group to carry out the $1.4 million renovation. The project includes an extensive upgrade ...
The charges included sex-related crimes such as rape and criminal attempt to commit rape, as well as drug-related criminal activity. An indictment is a formal charge by a grand jury and should not be considered evidence a crime was committed. The following indictments were filed Dec. 14 in Greenup ...
Greenup County is in a debate with the state of Kentucky over the fate of approximately $70,000. The money in question dates back to the construction of Highway 23 in the county. Greenup County Judge Executive Bobby Carpenter said when this important thoroughfare in the county was constructed in the ...
GREENUP Co., Ky. (WSAZ/WKYT) - Police say a gas station in Greenup County was found vandalized early this morning. Vulgar phrases and symbols found on the building included "White Power" and drawings of swastikas. The gas ... Kentucky State Police are investigating the case as criminal mischief.
The South Shore Fire Department received the call, responded and immediately called for assistance from other departments in Ohio and Kentucky, said ... Additional assistance was provided by the Greenup County Sheriff's Department, the Greenup County Firefighters Association, Greenup County E911 ...
Lora Pullin, the Extension Agent for Family and Consumer Services at The Greenup County Extension Office (located just off US 23 in Wurtland) is the local advisor for the statewide group. She said the Homemakers are an extension of what the Extension Office does in each of Kentucky's 120 counties.
“We encouraged every one in the area to do needle exchange programs, and many have including Greenup County. I think that's an accomplishment, even though there's still some counties in Kentucky that haven't implemented it,” said Bentley. Bentley said despite rising overdose deaths totals, he's ...
GREENUP COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A family is baffled that a rather large item turned up missing. A boat was stolen out of a yard in Greenup County on Monday afternoon. Tasha May's father died unexpectedly in November of 2016. The boat was meant to be enjoyed in his retirement. "It was my dad's prized ...
Greenup County Deputy Casey Brammell said a driver identified as Brittany Jordan, 29, was driving a vehicle with passenger Joseph Jordan, 25, when the vehicle collided with another vehicle driven by Michael Robinson, 30, of Warnock. Robinson's step-son, Jacob Logan, 15, was in the vehicle with him, ...
The eyes of thousands of residents of northeastern Kentucky – especially those who live in the Raceland-Worthington Independent School District in Greenup County - will be on the University of Kentucky's Kroger Field in Lexington today as the Raceland Rams try to make history by winning their first-ever ...
GREENUP COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- The Kinney family in Greenup County is asking for answers after somebody shot their dog three times in the leg early Friday morning. Gary the Great Dane joined the family after son Garrett suffered a serious head injury in September 2016. Angie Kinney says Gary's ...
GREENUP COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Leaving something you love is never easy. If you're lucky enough, you'll have a job you love so much you ...
FRANKFORT, Ky. - Gov. Matt Bevin has appointed Earnest "Earnie" Duty II, of Argillite, Kentucky, to the position of Commissioner for the Third District of Greenup County, replacing Billy Ray Stephens, who recently died.
At that time, a request was made for the Kentucky State Police to ... and were possibly in the Flatwoods community of Greenup County. ... across multiple roadways before coming to an end in the area of KY 693 and KY 207.
GREENUP COUNTY, KY (WOWK) - Both suspects killed in a police chase in Greenup County have been identified. Kentucky Officials ...
Kentucky State Police identify the victims as Kiser Sturgell, 27, of Jackson, ... KSP says Ohio authorities notified Greenup County 911 that the ...
ASHLAND, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky State Police Post 14 was contacted by Greenup County 911 and advised of a pursuit in the Flatwoods community of Greenup County on Thursday Nov. 9, according to KSP. KSP says the pursuit resulted in a fatal officer involved shooting incident. It was requested that ...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Kentucky taxpayers own at least 20 percent of Braidy Industries ... Braidy Industries is on track to start construction of the 3 million-square-foot plant in Greenup County next spring and to open it in ...
Kentucky-Backed Mill Owner Says 'Right-To-Work' Will Make ... plant was originally slated to be located in South Shore, in Greenup County.
Two dead in officer-involved shooting in Greenup County ... Flatwoods Mayor Ron Fields said a Kentucky State Trooper investigative team was ...
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 8, 2017) – Gov. Matt Bevin today made the following appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions: Buford Hurley II, Alice R. Harris, ... Buford Hurley II, of Flatwoods, is the Greenup County E-911 director. He will ...
Hurley, the Greenup County 911 director, will represent the Kentucky Chapter of the National Emergency Number Association/Association of ...
The Greenup County Health Department launched a syringe exchange program that mirrors initiatives in Boyd, Carter and 31 other Kentucky ...
Kentucky lawmakers denounced Shaffer and his team; their Ohio ... While it is not on public display, Greenup County officials are willing to ...
SOUTH SHORE, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A family from Greenup County, Kentucky, is dealing with an unexpected tragedy. The Sturgill family -- a mom, ...
The new job numbers were released this past week for every county in Kentucky. The release was issued by the Office of Employment and ...


 

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