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Stranger may be trying to lure children into a vehicle, sheriff warns

The Whitley County Sheriff’s Department is asking for parents to be especially vigilant following three recent incidents when a stranger tried to lure a child into a vehicle. As of Thursday, the sheriff’s department had received information regarding an incident where a man in a...
Posted On 10 Nov 2017

Update: Cumberland woman charged with driving drunk with a child in the vehicle

A Cumberland woman was allegedly driving while intoxicated with a mixed drink in a cup and an eight-year-old child in the front seat, last Tuesday evening, according to a Whitley County Sheriff’s Department release. On Nov. 7 about 7 p.m., Deputy Jonas Saunders responded to a...
Posted On 10 Nov 2017

Forcht Broadcasting holds first annual awards dinner

Forcht Broadcasting held its first annual awards dinner on November 4th at the Griffin Gate Marriott in Lexington. Several stations and individuals were honored for their work in 2017. The award for Station of the Year was presented to WYKY-FM, one of Forcht Broadcasting’s...

Taxpayers will foot the bill to fly in rape case witnesses

Taxpayers are expected to be footing the bill for airline tickets to fly in two defense witnesses now in foreign countries, who will testify in a rape trial early next year.
Posted On 10 Nov 2017