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FADE board to meet Tuesday
OLIVE HILL - The FADE Task Force board will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Olive Hill Senior Citizen Building. Requirements for the new JAG Grant 2013-14 will be discussed. The Olive Hill Police Department will host the meeting.
Library sponsors valentine project
ASHLAND - U.S. soldiers serving abroad and residents of local nursing homes will receive handmake Valentine’s Day cards as part of the ninth annual Hands that Touch a Heart campaign.
Children trace their hands on the card and then decorate it any way they wish, and add their name and a personal message. All ages are welcome to make a card.
Children and others helped the Boyd County Public Library deliver more than 2,000 cards last year.
Supplies will be on hand at the main and Kyova branches Monday through Friday.
Teachers or leaders of groups who want to participate may email Amanda Clark at email@example.com or call (606) 329-0518, ext. 1140.
Tax business opening office
ASHLAND - Liberty Tax Service will open a new office next week at 1205 Montgomery Ave., Suite 2.
The office will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. during tax season. There will be a grand opening on Wednesday.
The office will employ about 20 tax preparers, marketers and other staff for the tax season.
WSAZ leading TV markets in area
HUNTINGTON - WSAZ NewsChannel 3 has announced it showed significant growth in every daypart in the November ratings period, and has increased its lead over competing television stations in the region, according to Nielsen Media Research.
Nielsen is the only ratings research company universally recognized by the television industry.
Pikeville hospital receives award
PIKEVILLE - Pikeville Medical Center has received the Women’s Choice Award from WomenCertified, distinguishing it as one of the 2013 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience in Obstetrics.
The award is based on criteria such as female patient satisfaction measurements and clinical excellence.
WomenCertified represents the collective voice of female consumers and is a trusted referral source for top businesses and brands identified as meeting the needs and preferences of women.
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Whitlatch new CEO at KDMC
Longtime KDMC Team Member and Chief Operating Officer Kristie Whitlatch has been named President/CEO of King's Daughters Health System. She is taking over for Fred Jackson, who is retiring.
A jolly First Friday
The city hosted its last First Friday of the year, sprinkling Christmas cheer into the artwalk promotional event, spreading the holiday spirit throughout Winchester Avenue.
Jackson retires as CEO at KDMC
King's Daughters Medical Center President and CEO Fred Jackson announced his retirement this morning effective immediately.
Glass and more
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Agency seeks more 'bigs'
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Tri-State is always looking for volunteer mentors for area children who need adult guidance, said case manager Lee McCloud.
A special relationship
Once a week, A.J. Greene has something only a couple of the other children have at Catlettsburg Elementary School: a grown-up friend to hang around with during the lunch period.
Nunley was 'motivator' of Greenup Habitat
Rhonda Nunley will be remembered as a motivating force who worked tirelessly on behalf of Greenup County Habitat for Humanity.
Fire and blast rock closed gas station
Fire exploded from a recently closed gas station on Main Street Thursday night after a construction company may have struck a natural gas line after removing underground tanks.
Settlement reached in Coach trademark infringement suit
A settlement agreement has been reached in a federal lawsuit filed by a New York-based leather goods manufacturer against a Carter County businessman and former political candidate over the sale of knockoff versions of the manufacturer’s products.
Greenup agriculture students rewarded
The Kentucky Farm Bureau in Greenup presented the annual trophies to talented fourth-grade students on Monday.
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