Nov. 6, 2013 — A nine-year old Prichard Elementary School student was taken to Cabell-Huntington Hospital Monday after being hit by a car after getting off a school bus at her home on Robert and Mary Avenue. She crossed the street to purchase a soda. Witnesses said cars traveling south stopped to allow her to cross, but the child ran into the street before a northbound car could stop. Grayson police said the car was not traveling very fast but the child was transported by Carter EMS to the hospital. According to hospital officials, she is in good condition.
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Questions arise over fate of stray animals
Stray animals in Carter County may be disappearing…because no one seems to know exactly where they are going.
Motions heard in Holbrook murder case
An Olive Hill man facing murder charges appeared Monday in Elliott Circuit Court.
ECHS shooter accused in prison assault
The gunman in the infamous 1993 East Carter High School shooting is facing criminal charges again after an alleged assault on a prison employee.
Special judge hears high profile cases
Cases against former county and court employees were on the docket in Carter Circuit Court for arraignment proceedings before a special judge last Thursday.
Unhappy citizen pickets for change
A Carter County woman is picketing the streets in Grayson, claiming that Carter County Attorney Patrick Flannery has violated the ethics of his elected position.
Health department delays director search
The Little Sandy Health District Board of Directors apparently is going to wait longer before filling the vacant director’s position.
Memory Days details revealed
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Olive Hill Council amends budget, discusses alcohol rules
Olive Hill City Council met in special session Tuesday to add $102,807 to its general fund budget from last year’s utility system profits.
Groups request aid from Fiscal Court
Carter Fiscal Court Tuesday heard proposals from the public library and the Olive Hill Trail Town Task Force.
Brush fire breaks out in Hitchins
County fire crews Friday morning battled a large brush fire near the intersection of KY 773 and KY 1 in Hitchins.
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