Pill found in fast-food salad
GRAYSON - An unidentified pill was found inside a salad from Wendy’s in Grayson on Friday, according to the Journal-Times.
Witnesses said an order was placed at the drive-through window for the staff of a local business at lunch time. When one of the salads was opened, a woman found a pill inside.
Police were on the scene Friday afternoon, but no other information was available.
Olive Hill council sets meeting
OLIVE HILL - The Olive Hill City Council will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Olive Hill Senior Center.
Boyd library to show ‘Ice Age’
CANNONSBURG - The Boyd County Public Library will have a free showing of “Ice Age: Continental Drift” at 2 p.m. Jan. 20 at the Kyova branch in the Kyova Mall.
Some refreshments will be provided; additional snacks may be purchased.
Special Boyd meeting Tuesday
CANNONSBURG - The Boyd County Board of Education will have a special meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at district offices at 1104 Bob McCullough Drive.
The board will discuss hiring a representative from the Kentucky School Boards Association for superintendent selection search services, and to approve a contract for the assignment of personnel between the Kentucky Educational Development Corp. and the district.
Carter library friends to meet
GRAYSON - The annual meeting of the Friends of the Carter County Public Library will be Jan. 23 at the library’s Olive Hill branch.
There will be a reception at 6 p.m.; new officers will be elected at 7 p.m.
FCCPL supports the library through fundraisers and donations. For more information, call (606) 474-3241.
Pill found in fast-food salad
- Local News
UPDATE: Major impact downtown in accident
A morning accident left an ambulance resting on its side Tuesday morning in front of the Paramount Arts Center on Winchester Avenue.
Jesse Stuart Foundation celebrates 35 years
The annual Jesse Stuart Foundation Open House from noon to 6 p.m. on Aug. 8 will be a huge celebration.
Hagerman talks law with Rotary
At Monday’s lunchtime meeting of the Ashland Rotary Club, Boyd County Circuit Court Judge C. David Hagerman summed up current local legal trends — and how cases, courts and criminals have changed during his 20-plus year tenure.
POLICE BEAT: Houseguest steals valuables, nabbed at pawn shop
Fish and houseguests both stink after three days — and much less time when a visitor pockets valuables without permission.
Iconic Gate City bank torn down after partial collapse
This weekend, Catlettsburg’s downtown silhouette lost one of its longest-lived landmarks.
Demolition workers began to tear down one of the Gate City’s oldest downtown buildings following the former Catlettsburg National Bank’s partial collapse.
Study shows room for parking improvement
It has been suggested that the parking layout along Winchester Avenue should change, bringing the city’s main thoroughfare down to two lanes.
Anti-smoking tour kicks off in Ashland
A scan in 2009 that was supposed to show doctors what was causing Deborah Cline’s eye problems by chance revealed the cancer in her lung.
Two years later, Roger Cline watched his wife die of lung cancer. Deborah Cline was 59 and had never smoked.
Gate City landmark demolished
The historic Catlettsburg National Bank Building was being taken down after the front dormer window collapsed on Sunday.
Local counties see drop in unemployment
Boyd County was one of 117 counties that saw a decrease in its unemployment rate between June 2013 and June 2014.
Big Boy to open Aug. 11
The long-awaited Frisch’s Big Boy restaurant will open Aug. 11, and when it does it will be business as usual from day one: the eatery will open its doors to the early breakfast crowd at 6:30.
- More Local News Headlines
- UPDATE: Major impact downtown in accident