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COVID-19 claims three local lives Thursday

Thursday was a deadly day with local health departments reporting three COVID-19 fatalities in two counties. The Bell County Health Department reported two COVID-19 fatalities Thursday, involving a 79-year-old female and a 73-year-old female. These deaths bring the total number...
Posted On 20 Aug 2020

KSP charges Laurel County man with child sexual exploitation offenses

The Kentucky State Police Electronic Crimes Branch arrested a Laurel County man Thursday on charges related to child sexual abuse material, according to a state police release. Andrew Evans, 32, was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children...
Posted On 20 Aug 2020

Legal Notices for 8-19-20

NOTICE: In compliance with other applicable provisions of KRS Chapter 424, Bell-Whitley CAA, Inc. has available for review at their 129 Pine Street, Pineville, KY location their adopted budget, financial statements, and most recent audit. Please contact Leigh Anne Eldridge at...

Whitley County reports second COVID–19 related fatality Thursday

The Whitley County Health Department reported two new COVID–19 cases Thursday and the county’s second COVID–19 related death. Officials did not provided details on the fatality except to say it was an adult. The brings the county up to 172 cases since early April. Officials said...

Whitley deputies arrest two people for trafficking heroin Wednesday

Whitley County Sheriff’s deputies attempting to serve a parole violation warrant at a residence outside of Williamsburg early Wednesday morning, arrested two people on a charge of trafficking heroin. Wendel F. Malone, 46, of Williamsburg, and Dena B. Baird, 31 were arrested on...

Darrell Hendrix named new head coach of Lynn Camp Lady Cats basketball

With Rodney Clarke now manning the helm for the boys basketball team, Darrell Hendrix has assumed the reins for the Lynn Camp Lady Cats. Hendrix is no stranger around the Lynn Camp campus. With wife Nikki Hendrix serving as the head coach of the softball team, he is an assistant...
Posted On 20 Aug 2020
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KHSAA Board of Control votes to stay the course with current plan for fall sports, practices to being Aug. 24

At its Board of Control meeting Thursday morning, the Kentucky High School Athletic Association discussed the possibility of adopting further changes to the 2020 fall sports season. In the end, however, the board voted to keep the current plan in place that would have athletes...

Jack V. Foley

Lt. Colonel (USAF ret.) Jack V. Foley passed away Wednesday, August 19, 2020. He was born to Robert Tye and Letha Petrey Foley on August 27, 1930. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Ann Campbell Foley; sons, Jack V. Foley, Jr. (Ann) of Port Orange, FL and James W. Foley...

Pauline V. Black

Pauline V. Black departed this life Monday, August 17, 2020, being 93 years, 10 months, and 29 days of age. She was preceded in death by her husband, Morris L. Black. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, August 21, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with Travis...

Gene Erving Parham

Gene Erving Parham, 85, of Corbin, passed away on Tuesday, August 18, 2020, at his home. He is survived by his wife, Edna Parham. The family will receive friends from 12 Noon on Friday, August 21, until the funeral at 1:00 pm at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with Rev. Roger...
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