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ONLY ONLINE: Williamsburg firemen honored for saving resident trapped during fire

During their monthly meeting July 12, Williamsburg City Council members commended the work of the Williamsburg Fire Department in helping to save a trapped resident during an apartment fire last week.

Posted On 22 Jul 2010

First witnesses testify before special grand jury empanneled to investigate Whitley Sheriff’s office

McCreary County Sheriff Gus Skinner was the first person to testify before a special...

Posted On 18 Jul 2010

Man who doused woman with gasoline and threatened to set her on fire gets 18-year sentence

Rather than stand trial for allegedly kidnapping a woman, dousing her with gasoline and threatening to set her on fire in 2009, a Williamsburg man instead took a plea bargain Wednesday that calls for a nearly two decade long prison sentence.

Posted On 15 Jul 2010

Two former county Road Dept. employees indicted on drug charges

A Whitley County Grand Jury indicted a former Whitley County Road Department Supervisor and another former road department employee Monday morning for allegedly selling marijuana late last year at the county garage.

Posted On 14 Jul 2010

UPDATED: Investigators now think W’burg apartment fire that injured two was case of arson

Williamsburg firefighters put years of training to good use Monday afternoon saving a woman trapped...

Posted On 05 Jul 2010

Massive search conducted Saturday for men accused of cashing thousands of dollars in stolen checks

Police used a helicopter, two police K-9 units, borrowed ATV's and mules, and numerous...

Posted On 03 Jul 2010

Williamsburg Police, KSP target 34 suspected drug dealers in Tuesday roundup

Nearly 20 police officers from two different departments took to the streets...

Posted On 30 Jun 2010

UPDATED: Special grand jury empanelled to investigate sheriff

Whitley County Sheriff Lawrence Hodge

A special...

Posted On 25 Jun 2010

See exclusive video of Whitley County Relay for Life 2010

See exclusive video from the Whitley County Relay for Life

Posted On 23 Jun 2010

Alleged cell phone theft leads to arrest of two W’burg residents on drug charges

The alleged theft of a cell phone led police to the arrest of two Williamsburg residents on drug charges Thursday evening.

Posted On 21 Jun 2010