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Principal Arrested: Alleged Strangulation Sparks Legal Battle

Incident Description A Principal Arrested from Magoffin County’s North Magoffin Elementary faces allegations of strangling his wife. Deputies Neil and Donavon Watson apprehended James Keith Isaac, after reports that he allegedly strangled his wife at their Salyersville residence on Monday.  Arrest Citation Details According to details from an arrest citation obtained by Appalachia Insider, the […]

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HWMS Hornets Soar to Victory Against Johnson County Middle School Eagles

In an exhilarating showdown, the Hornet Warriors of Herald Whitaker Middle School emerged triumphant against the Johnson County Middle School Eagles with a final score of 58-47. While specific game statistics were not provided, the energy and passion displayed on the court spoke volumes about the dedication of these young athletes in Magoffin County. The

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Magoffin County Man Arrested for Drug Trafficking Following Traffic Stop

1. Traffic Stop and Initial Suspicions ROYALTON, Ky. — A routine traffic stop near Royalton led to the arrest of Daniel Jackson, 56, after law enforcement officials discovered a cache of illegal drugs in his possession. The incident unfolded when a deputy pulled over Jackson for a license plate violation, noting that the plate lacked

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Left-Hand Fork Clash: Stabbing Incident Unfolds in Magoffin County”

Distress Call Sparks Altercation: Overview of the Incident On February 1st, 2024, Deputy Tyler Lafferty from the Magoffin County Sheriff’s Office responded to a distress call reporting an altercation with weapons involved at the Left Hand Fork of Johnson Rd. Witness Perspectives: Accounts of the Altercation Upon arrival, Deputy Lafferty made contact with Mr. Terrick

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Allen Family History Of Craft Creek and Board Tree in Magoffin County, Kentucky

James “River Jim” Allen, born around 1824 in Perry County, Kentucky, left an indelible mark on the history of the region. His life, family, and tragic end are woven into the fabric of eastern Kentucky’s past, where the echoes of the Civil War still resonate. Early Life and Family Born into the rugged hills of

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Hoops Hysteria: Eagles and Hornets Clash in Epic Mountain Basketball 2024 Showdown!

Last night, the hardwood in Salyersville, Kentucky witnessed an intense basketball battle as the Johnson Central Eagles faced off against the Magoffin County High School and Middle School HWMS Hornets on January 9, 2024. The match-ups were nothing short of thrilling, with both JV and Varsity games keeping fans on the edge of their seats.

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Johnson Central Lady Eagles Soar to Historic 13-1 Start in 2023-2024 Basketball Season

The Johnson Central Lady Eagles have embarked on an extraordinary journey this season, achieving a remarkable 13-1 record that stands as the best start in the school’s history. Beyond the visible triumphs on the court, the untold hours of dedication and hard work by the players and coaching staff have paved the way for this

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Join Our Gaming Night Extravaganza at Magoffin County Library

Are you ready to embark on a thrilling journey filled with magic, board games, and camaraderie? Look no further! Our gaming community is hosting an epic game night at Magoffin County Library, and you’re invited to join the fun. Event Details: Games Galore: Whether you’re a seasoned Magic: The Gathering strategist, a board game enthusiast,

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$1,000,000 Murder Mystery: Breathitt County Resident Charged Amidst Chilling Discoveries

Breathitt County resident Fairley Napier faces formal charges of murder and tampering with physical evidence in connection to an ongoing investigation involving a missing woman. Presently, Napier is incarcerated at the Kentucky River Regional Jail, with a substantial $1,000,000 Bond. Initial Identification and Arrest The narrative began to unfold when Breathitt County Sheriff John Hollan

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Burned Body Discovered in BLOODY Breathitt Kentucky

In a heartbreaking incident, human remains were found inside a burned vehicle in the Southfork community of Breathitt County (Jackson Kentucky). The confirmation of this discovery has brought a somber atmosphere to the region. However, the challenging condition of the remains means that positive identification will take time. Condolences are pouring in on social media

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Rick Whitley: A Guiding Light in the Shadows, The Lighthouse for Magoffin’s Hope

“In an ordinary grocery run, Rick Whitley’s life took an extraordinary turn. Facing dire circumstances, he responded with compassion, sparking a commitment to address homelessness. This journey led to the establishment of the Lighthouse Homeless Shelter, a beacon of hope in Magoffin County.”

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Navigating the Digital Era: Unraveling Ancient Wisdom in a Tech-Driven World

I heard an old preacher years ago say, “If time lasts, people won’t be able to understand the parables and language used in the Bible.” I never really gave this much thought until recently. While sitting at a table, a cousin and I were discussing the scripture Corinthians 6:14-15, talking about being “unequally yoked.” A

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