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Sharing the ‘African-American Experience in Kentucky’
Local men help share stories from Black community

Chuck Taylor had a unique reaction to the Black Lives Matter movement. He says that a few weeks ago, when everything began nationally, and locally ... Read more

4 days ago by Bobbie Curd.

Lawsuit filed against companies involved in last year’s Lincoln County pipeline explosion

A civil lawsuit against companies involved in the Aug. 1, 2019 gas pipeline explosion in Lincoln County, along with a local compressor station operator, has ... Read more

4 days ago by Robin Hart.

Man arrested after pointing gun outside downtown restaurant

The Boyle County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man after he pointed a firearm at another man outside Copper & Oak restaurant on West Main Street ... Read more

4 days ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Donors needed for upcoming community blood drive

Local patients depend on anonymous blood donors to roll up their sleeves and donate blood throughout the year. Now, more than ever, every blood donor ... Read more

4 days ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

Boyle County public records, Aug. 4, 2020

BOYLE DISTRICT COURT Cases handled recently in Boyle District Court, listed by name, charge, fine and jail sentence, where applicable, include the following. Court costs ... Read more

4 days ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Boyle County indictments, Aug. 4, 2020

The following people were indicted by a Boyle County grand jury on July 22: Richard Schmiers, 39, Liberty: second-degree escape by failing to return to ... Read more

5 days ago by Advocate-Messenger.

Only the lonely: Senior adults miss being part of church services

Senior adults, who make up a large portion of Kentucky Baptist churches, are dealing with not only the coronavirus but some of its residual effects. ... Read more

5 days ago by Mark Maynard.

Almost half of counties still lack syringe exchanges, including 20 of those most vulnerable to drug-related disease outbreaks

Most Kentucky counties now have harm-reduction programs to fight drug abuse, but the coronavirus pandemic has slowed their expansion and complicated the work of their ... Read more

5 days ago by Melissa Patrick.

COVID-19 cases continue to decline through the weekend

For the second day in a row, there was a drop of more than 100 in new cases of the coronavirus, sparking some optimism that ... Read more

5 days ago by stevestewart.

UK student maps planting and use of blackberries in Grow Appalachia program; store-bought berries too expensive for many

A University of Kentucky student is contributing to nutrition research that could lead to healthier habits and fewer negative health outcomes in her native region. ... Read more

5 days ago by Special to The Advocate-Messenger.

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