April 2, 2014 — Kentucky State Police said Brian Nolen, 38, of Huntington was killed in a fiery crash last Thursday in Carter County. The Grayson Fire Department extinguished the fully-engulfed Volkswagon but Nolen did not survive. KSP Trooper First Class Michael Murriell told the Journal-Times that Nolen traveled off I-64 and struck three trees, went through the rest area parking lot and hit a brick wall. No seatbelt was in use. Drugs and alcohol were not believed to be factors.
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Howard D. Smith, 43, of Grahn Road, Olive Hill, was arrested and jailed last week on charges of trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense.
City street ordinance struck down
Two years after it was enacted, a Carter County judge has ruled a city ordinance designating a street as invalid.
Holbrook trial on shaky ground
An Elliott County murder trial is scheduled to begin on Aug. 12...at least for now.
First Leadership Academy concludes
Graduates of the first Carter County Leadership Academy celebrated the completed course on Friday.
Still no director for health department
The Little Sandy District Health Department continues its search for a new director as its Board of Directors has yet to decide on someone to fill the position.
Winery to host Arts in the Vines
As part of the Grayson Area Chamber of Commerce's 12 Weeks of Summer program, the Rocksprings Winery will host Arts in the Vines on Saturday, Aug. 2.
York renews economic development push
Rep. Jill York served as guest speaker for a recent Olive Hill Chamber of Commerce luncheon, where she stressed the importance new economic development initiatives coming from Frankfort.
Two weeks to non-partisan filing deadline
Candidates running for non-partisan offices of school board, city council, and mayoral races in Carter County have less than two weeks to file.
Leadership in action: Carter County Young Professionals
Lora Bryant's leadership goal was to create a group to encourage professional development and provide networking opportunities.
Olive Hill to become Kentucky Trail Town
After nearly two years of community effort, Olive Hill is going to become a certified Kentucky Trail Town.
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