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Magoffin drug roundup

More than a dozen Magoffin County residents suspected of either transporting or reselling prescription pills from Florida were targeted for arrest June 14 in a roundup conducted by Operation UNITE. Most of the cases involved the drug Roxicodone, a form of Oxycodone, a...

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Shoot Hoops coming to Jackson Co.

McKEE – A free basketball camp featuring former University of Kentucky star Jeff Sheppard is coming to Jackson County on Thursday, July 8. This interactive camp program, open to all school-age youth, tips off at 4 p.m. at Jackson County Middle School. Participants are...

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2 Pike Shoot Hoops camps

PIKEVILLE – Two free basketball camps featuring former University of Kentucky star Jeff Sheppard are coming to Pike County on Tuesday, June 29. These interactive camp programs, open to all school-age youth, tip off at 11 a.m. at Phelps High School and 4 p.m. at East...

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Shoot Hoops coming to Estill

IRVINE – A free basketball camp featuring former University of Kentucky star Jeff Sheppard is coming to Estill County on Monday, June 28. The interactive camp program, open to all school-age youth, tips off at 4 p.m. at Estill County High School. Participants are...

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89 attend Leslie SHND camp

89 attend Leslie SHND camp

HYDEN – Fundamental skills used to play basketball – or any other sport – can be applied to the rest of your life. “The best way to get from where you are today to where you want to be is to set a goal,” Jeff Sheppard told the 89 school-age youth participating in...

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110 attend Perry SHND camp

110 attend Perry SHND camp

LEATHERWOOD – Fundamental skills used to play basketball – or any other sport – can be applied to the rest of your life. “The best way to get from where you are today to where you want to be is to set a goal,” Jeff Sheppard told the 110 school-age youth participating...

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Congressional caucus on Rx abuse

The following is a release sent by U.S. Congressman Hal Rogers. WASHINGTON, D.C. (6-3-2010) - Representatives Mary Bono Mack (CA-45) and Hal Rogers (KY-05) launched a bi-partisan Congressional Caucus on Prescription Drug Abuse. As the Co-Chairs of the Caucus, Bono...

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Two charged with cocaine trafficking

CORBIN – Two Ohio residents were arrested Thursday, April 1, following a drug investigation by Operation UNITE. Working in conjunction with the Corbin Police Department, detectives executed a search warrant at a home on Carter Street in Woodbine about 4:30 p.m....

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UNITE Clubs complete Leadership Program

UNITE Clubs complete Leadership Program

PRESTONSBURG – Approximately 300 students representing UNITE Clubs at 20 schools in the Big Sandy region completed the second phase of a new UNITE Youth Leadership Program Monday. This was one of three regional programs to train middle and high school youth to be...

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