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Keavy man arrested for trying to shoot his sister Friday afternoon

A Keavy woman was visibly shaken but otherwise unharmed after her brother, Millard Smith, allegedly fired several shots at her Friday afternoon during the course of a family argument on Holly Grove Road.

State police warn of prize winnings phone scam

Kentucky State Police are warning the public of a phone scam in which the caller claims the individual has won a large sum of money or a valuable prize but must send money in order to collect it.

Governor says Troll and Toad owners kind of entrepreneurs state needs to rebound

Looking out on a crowd that included officials who helped work out the details to make Troll and Toad's move into the former American Greeting facility possible, and many of the 100 employees who physically packed up and moved the company from its Barbourville location in...

Corbin man arrested in Laurel County for being a peeping Tom

Laurel County Sheriff's deputies say Roger W. Ayers was allegedly peaking through a window of a home on Byrley Road in north Corbin. He was taken to the Whitley County Detention Center following his arrest Sunday, and is being held without bond, is that he is facing more ...

Fire on Fox Run Road being investigated as arson

Oak Grove Fire Chief Kevin Gibbs declined to elaborate on why, but did confirm that an arson investigator has been requested to look into the cause of a fire that damaged a double-wide trailer on Fox Run Road Saturday morning.

Special judge will determine if teens accused of assault State Rep. will be tried as adults

It could be as long as six weeks before the two Whitley County High School students charged with assaulting teacher Dewayne Bunch know if they will be tried as adults.

Whitley Sheriff, W’burg Police nab 13 of 20 suspects in drug roundup

  A six-month investigation by Williamsburg Police and Whitley County Sheriff's Deputies culminated Wednesday in a roundup of 20 suspected drug dealers.

Rogers says hes proud of PRIDE results during Corbin visit

Since its inception in 1997, the Eastern Kentucky PRIDE (Personal Responsibility In a Desirable Environment) Program has resulted in more than one million old tires being recycled along with 200,000 old appliances. More than 700,000 bags of trash have been collected, and ...

Man jailed for allegedly stabbing girlfriend with a pitchfork

Sixty-five-year-old Delana Helton is in the Knox County Jail for allegedly stabbing and clubbing his live-in girlfriend, Anita Peters, Sunday afternoon.

Welding accident causes fire at storage facility

A spark from a welding torch is being blamed for a fire that damaged C&H Storage on Ky. 26 and destroyed the contents.
Firefighters were called to the scene across from Whitley Gardens about 3:30 p.m. to battle the fire sparked by a welding torch someone was ...