Ashland Town Center safe trick or treat, 6 to 7 p.m.
Kyova Mall safe trick or treat, 5 to 8:30 p.m.
Ashland, 6 to 7:30 p.m
Boyd County, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Catlettsburg, 6 to 8 p.m.
Grayson, 6 to 8 p.m.
Olive Hill, 6 to 8 p.m.
Westwood, 6 to 8 p.m.
Greenup County, 6 to 8 p.m.
Raceland, 6 to 8 p.m.
Flatwoods, 6 to 8 p.m.
Russell, 6 to 8 p.m.
Lawrence County, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Louisa, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Greenup, 6 to 9 p.m.
Ceredo, 5 to 7 p.m., followed by a Halloween street party from 7 to 9 p.m. in front of the police station.
Kenova, 5 to 7 p.m.
Huntington, 6 to 8 p.m.
Ironton, safe trick or treat 5:30 to 7 p.m., followed by a Halloween parade.
Ironton, 6 to 8 p.m.
Hanging Rock, 6 to 8 p.m.
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The city’s annual Arbor Day tree seedling giveaway will take place from noon to 6 p.m. today, or until all seedlings are gone, whichever comes first, at Central Park.
Grimes goes on attack over McConnell jobs comment
Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate Alison Lundergan Grimes is castigating incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell for telling a Beattyville newspaper editor that it’s not his job to bring jobs to Lee County.
City to seek proposals for floating restaurant
The Ashland Board of City Commissioners on Thursday voted to advertise for proposals to locate a floating restaurant on the city’s riverfront.
Luallen says no to 2015 governor’s race
After months of deliberation, former state Auditor of Public Accounts Crit Luallen announced Thursday she will sit out the 2015 race for governor.
- BREAKING: APD probes gun report near Blazer campus
Judge denies renewed motion to dismiss Rosen lawsuit
A judge has refused to dismiss a former Boyd district and circuit judge’s lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a law that affects his ability to run for re-election this fall.
In an order entered on Friday, Franklin Circuit Judge Thomas D. Wingate denied a renewed motion to dismiss by current Boyd Circuit Judge George W. Davis III, an intervening respondent in the suit filed in January by Marc I. Rosen.
Ashland football players join special-needs students for prom
The purple chiffon gown and the sparkling tiara are back in the closet four days after the big dance, but Karina McBride still hasn’t stopped talking about Saturday night — the decorations, boys bringing her cups of punch, her first kiss (on the cheek, her mother hastens to interject), and dancing the night away at her first prom.
“She’s been flying high since that night,” said Michele Woods, who is Karina’s mother and who brought together friends and volunteers to organize a prom for special needs students.
Concrete pouring at Putnam
Workers are pouring concrete foundations at Putnam Stadium and once those are dry and cured will be ready to install seats at the historic arena.
The workers are putting in 12-hour shifts to keep on schedule to complete the stadium’s reconstruction in time for this fall’s football opener, said site supervisor Craig Chinn of Trace Creek Construction.
The most visible work is happening on the home-team side of the stadium, where workers Tuesday were setting forms for the cylindrical concrete piers that will support the seats. Once those are poured, cured and inspected they will add the seats.
Unique races for Carter magistrates
Carter County magistrate ballots are full of candidates eager to represent constituents in each of the five districts that make up the county’s fiscal court.
Martin County marks 50 years since LBJ visit
Today marks 5o years since former U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson visited Inez resident Tom Fletcher and promised to end poverty in America on April 24, 1964. On Friday, Inez will be commemorating the occasion with a special event.
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