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Corrections officers attacked by inmates at Kentucky State Penitentiary

EDDYVILLE, Ky. (WKRN) – Two correctional officers were hurt after being assaulted by an inmate at the Kentucky State Penitentiary in Lyon County.

Kentucky State Police said they were alerted of the attack around 7:45 a.m. 88 more words


Run over by coal train: Fate of a farm hand at Eddyville on the narrow gauge

Originally published in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, September 26, 1893

Thomas Griffiths, a Welshman, who has been working for Thomas Price on a ranch on the Cedar River, was cut in two by a coal train near Eddyville station on the Columbia & Puget Sound Railroad, between 12 and 1 o’clock yesterday morning. 222 more words