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Corbin physician gets 22 months in federal prison for firearms charges

 The good news for Corbin physician Nikhil Parulekar is that Federal Judge Amul Thapar agreed that he did not have 17 firearms in his possession including a loaded handgun police found in his vehicle as part of a drug dealing operation, reducing the sentencing range for being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm to 18 to 24 months.

KCEOC bus driver hailed as hero in avoiding potentially serious accident

  A KCEOC school bus carrying six pre-schoolers and a bus monitor slipped off Johnson Hollow Road in Gray Wednesday morning enroute to the Gray/Wilton Child Development Center.

Williamsburg man dies following altercation with police Sunday

Editor's Note: An incorrect photo appeared in the print edition of this story. The photo above is the correct photo of the Jeffery Jackson referenced in this article. The News Journal apologizes for the error.


A Williamsburg man, who was apparently suffering from some kind of psychological episode, thought people were trying to kill him and jumped from a moving vehicle, died about 90 minutes after police handcuffed him Sunday evening.

UPDATED: One dead, two others injured after motorcycle collides with SUV Tuesday

A Woodbine man was killed Tuesday night when he was thrown from his motorcycle after colliding with an SUV on Ky. 3436 in Knox County.

UPDATED: Child dies after being hit by bus on KY. 779

A 10-year-old boy died Monday afternoon from injuries suffered in a bus crash on KY. 779 in Whitley County.

Former Whitley judge arrested for drug trafficking

 A former Whitley district judge is now on the other side of the law after being arrested Thursday afternoon for drug trafficking.


 

Corbin Police seeking public's help to catch pharmacy burglars

  Corbin Police are asking for the public’s help to find the individuals who broke into Sav-Rite Pharmacy in Corbin Sunday morning and made off with a bin full of narcotics.

Williamsburg Board of Education slammed over dirty, poorly maintained school building and bedbugs

Bedbugs, a tarp hanging in a classroom ceiling known to students as “the diaper” and a habitually dirty school were just a few topics that brought a group of concerned parents before the Williamsburg Independent School Board Tuesday night.

Westerfield says if elected AG he'll fight federal government overreach, aggressively prosecute online crime

A Republican candidate for Kentucky Attorney General says the office needs to be more aggressive is investigating and prosecuting online crimes, should be more transparent in its dealings with private attorney, and more diligent in its fight against federal government “overreach.”

Buhl remembered as kind, humble businessman who built lasting legacy

During his 50-plus years as the owner and operator of Buhl's Chevron in Williamsburg, Howard "Disel" Buhl developed a pretty simple formula for success. Treat people right.