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- Special meeting for Fiscal Court
NRJA injunction granted
Regional jail once again on hold
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Jail overcrowding ordinance passes on split vote
Carter Fiscal Court met Friday in special session for the second reading of an ordinance to address overcrowding at the Carter County Detention Center.
Williams resigns from Olive Hill City Council
The Journal-Times has learned that Olive Hill City Council member Tony Williams has submitted a letter of resignation.
- Jailers fight back on regional jail
Barker death ruled accidental
Kentucky State Police in Ashland have ruled the death of Nathan Barker, 20, of Olive Hill, an accident.
In a press release Thursday, KSP Trooper Michael Murriell said that Barker's death was the result of a fall from a cliff.
Regional jail agreement upheld by Frankfort judge
In a judgment filed Monday in Franklin Circuit Court in Frankfort, the agreement between Carter and Boyd counties to establish the Northeast Regional Jail Authority (NRJA) was upheld by Judge Phillip Shepherd.
His ruling said the agreement between the two counties is a valid exercise. A summary judgment was granted and claims by the two county jailers and the Kentucky Jailers Association (KJA) were dismissed.
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