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Third candidate files in Whitley Sheriff’s race

A third candidate has joined the May Republican Primary race for sheriff, but probably not the one most people are anticipating.
Billy Rowe of Williamsburg filed early Friday afternoon in the Whitley County Clerk's Office to run for sheriff.

Posted On 15 Jan 2010

Williamsburg man to serve 10 years in jail for crashing into, severely injuring Sheriff’s Deputy

A Williamsburg man, who hit a Whitley County Sheriff's cruiser head-on in 2008 seriously injuring a deputy, entered a plea in circuit court Wednesday morning rather than face trial.

Posted On 14 Jan 2010

Corbin dentist accused of Medicaid fraud makes court appearance

A Corbin dentist pleaded not guilty Monday morning to charges that he allegedly defrauded the state of more than $13,000 over the last seven years.

Posted On 13 Jan 2010

Some guns missing after Sheriff’s office break-in connected to lawsuit, child welfare check

While the location of the 78 firearms that are unaccounted from the sheriff's department after the Dec. 21 break-in is unclear, a check of court records indicates how the sheriff's department acquired what are believed to be 19 of the weapons, including four guns that are...

Posted On 13 Jan 2010

VIDEO: Root Beer Stand shooting trial delayed until March

Williamsburg wrecker service owner Larry Wilson will have to wait a...

Posted On 13 Jan 2010

911 call made in Root Beer Stand shooting released

A Williamsburg wrecker service owner is scheduled to stand trial next week for shooting and killing a Woodbine man during a July 31 incident at a Corbin drive-in restaurant.

Posted On 06 Jan 2010

Man dies in Williamsburg city hall parking lot on Tuesday

A Mt. Vernon man, who was on his way home after a visit to a pain clinic...

Posted On 06 Jan 2010

Sheriff blasts rumors that office break-in was an inside job

Whitley County Sheriff Lawrence Hodge said that contrary to...

Posted On 30 Dec 2009

Whitley Sheriff says office break-in may have been ‘politically motivated’

Kentucky State Police have no suspects so far in the break-in of the Whitley County...

Posted On 23 Dec 2009

Kids Shop With a Cop

 185 kids go Christmas shopping courtesy of Williamsburg's...

Posted On 20 Dec 2009