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County discusses emergency shutdown of jail; Jail employees say they fear for their safety

STANFORD – Due to severe under-staffing at the Lincoln County Regional Jail, the Lincoln County Fiscal Court met Saturday to discuss an emergency shutdown of ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Abigail Whitehouse.

Child sexual abuse prevention campaign launched

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month in Kentucky, and Attorney General Daniel Cameron joined with advocates to announce the launch of a child sexual abuse ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tom Latek.

State unemployment services combating fraud claims

The Kentucky Office of Unemployment Insurance has announced a change aimed at cutting back fraudulent claims filed in the state. The agency says it has ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tom Latek.

Public Record April 5

Property transfers recently recorded in the office of Lincoln County Clerk George O. “Sonny” Spoonamore IV. • Ricky L. and Marilyn Payne to Ricky L. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Abigail Whitehouse.

Elementary principals, Mag 7, remember late colleague

The elementary principals in the district, otherwise known as the Magnificent 7, surprised Hustonville Elementary with a bench for the school in memory of the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by The Interior Journal.

North Carolina man held on kidnapping charges in Lincoln

A North Carolina man is being held in the Lincoln County Regional Jail on charges involving kidnapping and rape of a minor. Stanford Police Department ... Read more

2 weeks ago by The Interior Journal.

Community mourns loss of local physician; Dr. Naren James, public servant, dies at age 59

STANFORD – Local physician, philanthropist, man of faith and public servant Naren James passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 28 after a long battle with ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Abigail Whitehouse.

Crab Orchard Elementary receives donation for tower garden

The Lincoln County Farm Bureau Women’s Group made a $1,300 donation to Crab Orchard Elementary School yesterday to be used toward a Tower Garden in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by The Interior Journal.

Lincoln magistrate sworn into state role

The Kentucky Magistrates & Commissioners Association, headquartered in Frankfort, held its annual election of officers and directors last week at the association’s annual meeting. Lincoln ... Read more

2 weeks ago by The Interior Journal.

Kentucky General Assembly’s 2021 session ends; budget, many bills approved

Kentucky Legislative Research Commission FRANKFORT — The Kentucky General Assembly’s 2021 regular session was gaveled to a close Tuesday evening, ending a session in which ... Read more

2 weeks ago by The Interior Journal.

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