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Whitley Sheriff creates tribute to county’s fallen officers

In the near future, when local residents enter the Whitley County Sheriff's Department, they will be able to see a tribute to eight county law enforcement officers, who died in the line of duty.

Posted On 09 May 2012

UPDATED: Stabbing victim improves to ‘stable condition;’ police say women were fighting over bra

A Williamsburg woman is being held in the Whitley County Detention Center in lieu of a $1 million cash bond after allegedly stabbing another woman in the chest during a dispute late Tuesday evening.

Posted On 03 May 2012

Williamsburg council to vote on Sunday alcohol sales

Williamsburg probably won't see the first sale of alcoholic drinks in restaurants until at least July and probably not until this fall, and when sales start they may be taking place seven days a week.

Posted On 02 May 2012

Sheiriff’s Dept. seeks W’burg man on theft related charges

The Whitley County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a Williamsburg man, who is wanted on two outstanding warrants.

Posted On 28 Apr 2012

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO:County Attorney candidates offer their solutions, plans at forum

How does Whitley County end its backlog of 4,800 cases on the district court docket? When, if ever, is it permissible to require someone to make a donation to a police department in exchange for charges being lowered or dismissed? Should felony drug cases ever be plea...

Posted On 18 Apr 2012

Energy efficient home unveiled in Goldbug

What do you get when you form a partnership that includes 33 entities, including local, state and federal entities, besides the inevitable mountain of paperwork and bureaucracy that is sure to follow.

Posted On 18 Apr 2012

12 alleged drug dealers snagged in early morning roundup

Some alleged Whitley County drug dealers got an early morning wake-up call Wednesday as police from the Whitley County Sheriff's Department, Williamsburg Police Department and Kentucky State Police came knocking on their doors before dawn with arrest warrants.

Posted On 11 Apr 2012

Six honored at GOP’s annual Lincoln Day Banquent in Corbin

Hundreds of GOP faithful gathered in Corbin Saturday night to honor six area residents, who have made significant contributions to the Republican party and to energize the Republican base for the upcoming presidential election this fall.

Posted On 11 Apr 2012

Former NYC Mayor Rudi Giuliani speaks at UofC about leadership in times of crisis

It was a nearly packed house in the O. Wayne Rollins Center Tuesday evening as former New York City Mayor Rudi Giuliani spoke about "Principled Leadership in a Time of Crisis."

Posted On 04 Apr 2012

Duo give police bizarre stories after allegedly trying to burglarize vacant home

He told police that he was just looking for a pregnant horse, which was loose. She says she was just out looking for peat moss in order to decorate for a wedding, and wasn't wearing any shoes or a shirt while doing so.

Posted On 31 Mar 2012