Staying safe in the sun

Staying safe in the sun

Summertime is finally here and that means more time for fun outdoors in the swimming pool, playing sports and fishing. More time in the sun means more...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Domestic call leads to drug arrest

An early Sunday morning call to the Lee County Sheriff’s Department in regards to a possible domestic event resulted in a man being arrested on ...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Ky. stepping up push to stop gas pump fraud

LEXINGTON — With the Fourth of July and peak summer travel season around the corner, state and local authorities are working with retailers to p...

June 28th, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

Advocates criticize Bevin’s plan to overhaul MedicaidBOWLING GREEN (AP) — Health care advocates and consumers say Republican Gov. Matt Bev...

June 28th, 2016 updated: June 28th, 2016. |  


Volkswagen settles emissions-cheating cases for up to $15.3B

DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen will spend up to $15.3 billion to settle consumer lawsuits and government allegations that it cheated on emissions tes...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Paring the apple

Paring the apple

The county just might escape paying a substantial chunk of the original proposed costs of renovating the Claiborne County Jail if the Claiborne Commis...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Clairfield Ambulance Station issue revisited

Clairfield Ambulance Station issue revisited

It appears county officials are hedging their bets on mediating a conclusion concerning the closing of the Clairfield West Ambulance Station by the Cl...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Possession indictments returned

The Bell County Grand Jury recently returned numerous possession indictments set to be heard in court on July 18.*Leslie Rose Napier, 34, of Pineville...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Supreme Court to hear college funding case in Ky.

FRANKFORT (AP) — A clash between Kentucky’s top two elected officials will be settled by the state’s highest court.The Kentucky Supr...

June 27th, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

Police: 1 dead, 2 injured in Breathitt Co. shooting JACKSON (AP) — Authorities say one man is dead and two others have been injured after a shoot...

June 27th, 2016 updated: June 27th, 2016. |