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Two arrested after vehicle, foot pursuit in W’burg

Williamsburg police arrested a Williamsburg duo early Monday morning following a brief vehicle pursuit and foot chase. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 26 May 2021

Texas man indicted for DUI in a semi

The Whitley County Grand Jury indicted a Texas man Monday, who allegedly caused substantial damaged to the Williamsburg Huddle House sign on Dec. 19 with his tractor trailer before leaving the scene of the accident. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe...
Posted On 19 May 2021

Corbin man tells trooper he wasn’t running, ‘just having fun’

A Corbin man whom police say was intoxicated when he led them on a chase north on Cumberland Falls Hwy., and reached speeds in excess of 100 mph, Wednesday night denied that he was attempting to elude police. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get...

W’burg man arrested for fleeing police, forging checks, identity theft

A Williamsburg man wanted on separate Whitley County arrest warrants charging him with attempting to pass a forged check and fleeing from police was arrested early Tuesday morning in Corbin. Williamsburg Police Officer Elijah Hunter took Justin L. Dodd, 32, into custody after...

Gray man charged with leading KSP on pursuit in stolen vehicle

Kentucky State Police say a Gray man was under the influence when he attempted to flee from them in a stolen vehicle Monday night in Knox County. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a...

Accused shoplifter attempts to run from deputies

Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies say a Keavy man, who attempted to flee from deputies investigating suspected shoplifting at the Corbin Walmart Thursday, was under the influence. Brien K. Vann, 29, was charged with theft by unlawful taking of the value under $500, public...

Louisville man leads police on vehicle pursuit

A Louisville man allegedly fled from police, nearly overturned his vehicle, and got his vehicle stuck in the mud while having a stolen handgun inside the vehicle, according to arrest citations and a Whitley County Sheriff’s Department release. Read this story and more for just...
Posted On 25 Nov 2020

Attorney for doctor charged with fleeing police responds to charges

The attorney for the Corbin doctor, who is charged with being under the influence when he led police on a high-speed pursuit that reached speeds of 140 mph Sunday night, said his client is maintaining his innocence in the case. B.J. Foley is representing Dr. Keith A. Clifton, 64,...

Emergency room doctor charged with leading Kentucky State Police on high-speed chase through Corbin Sunday night

A physician, who works at Baptist Health Corbin as an ER doctor, told Kentucky State Police that he panicked when he saw them hit their blue lights and led them on a pursuit through Corbin that reached speeds of 140 mph Sunday night. Keith A. Clifton, 64, of Corbin, was charged...

Pursuit ends after KSP standoff with driver

An altercation involving three men at the intersection of U.S. 25E and the Corbin bypass Sunday afternoon resulted in a vehicle pursuit through Corbin, and a standoff with the driver when he refused to exit the vehicle. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or...