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Lee County hopes to get in on AppHarvest growth

County asking land owners for interest.

Social Security scam reported in Lee County

Someone claiming to be with the Social Security Administration is asking people for the personal information, according to Beattyville Police.

2020 Woolly Worm Festival canceled due to coronavirus

This would have been the 33rd annual festival, one of the most popular in the state.

Lee County volunteer fire department car wash fundraiser Saturday

Lee County Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a car wash fundraiser for its junior firefighters program.

Drainage work to close Lee County road Wednesday

Road to be closed about seven hours.

KSP: 9-year-old boy dies in accidental shooting in Lee County

Kentucky State Police say a 9-year old Beattyville boy accidentally shot himself in the chest when the gun he was using malfunctioned.

Coronavirus outbreak puts financial strain on volunteer fire dept.

Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Dept. says lack of funding due to the coronavirus pandemic could stop its operations.

Suspect arrested in fatal Lee County stabbing

Tip leads investigators to suspect Jason Smith.

Suspect sought in fatal stabbing

One dead in Lee County incident.

Beattyville man pleads guilty in 2016 deaths of two men

Kevin Kendall pleaded guilty in connection to the shooting deaths of two men in 2016, according to the Beattyville Enterprise.

Lee County voters to decide whether to allow alcohol sales

Lee County voters will decide in November whether to allow alcohol sales.

Lee Co. school bus driver puts out house fire on way to school

A Lee County school bus driver pulled double duty after spotting a porch that was on fire while on his morning school route.

Public’s tips helped find two burglary suspects

The Montgomery County sheriff's offices says your tips helped find two burglary suspects.

President Trump criticized for signing Bibles

While some religious leaders are upset that President Donald Trump signed Bibles at an Alabama church, others say he was doing what he could to raise the spirits of tornado survivors.

Dealing with 23 dead challenges tiny Alabama community

With nearly two dozen people killed in a tornado outbreak that shattered a rural community in east Alabama, notifying the families of the dead was a huge, gut-wrenching task done in the privacy of a country church.

‘It’s awful’: Alabama governor tours devastation

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey toured tornado damage in rural Lee County, where 23 people perished over the weekend.

Eyes in the sky: Heat-seeking drones used after tornado

After a tornado ravaged a corner of Alabama this week, rescue crews didn't have to stumble through every destroyed building in their search for victims. Instead, they used heat-seeking drones to let them know whether there was anyone beneath the ruins.

Trump OKs disaster aid for Alabama

President Donald Trump has declared that a major disaster exists in Alabama and ordered federal aid to supplement state and local recovery efforts in Lee County, where a tornado swept through and killed at least 23 people.

At least 20 tornadoes confirmed across Southeast

The National Weather Service has confirmed at least 20 tornadoes struck across the Southeast during a deadly weekend outbreak.

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$8 million in funding for Eastern Kentucky at SOAR Summit

Two new projects in Pike and Boyd counties have been selected for more than $8 million in funding.

Nova Steel USA to create 110 jobs with Bowling Green tube mill

Canadian-owned company plans first Kentucky facility
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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

ABC 36's Amber Freeman talks to Dr. Taylor of the Georgetown Cancer Center about breast cancer screening.

COVID-19 vaccine plan shared with lawmakers

Overall, Stack said the task of administering the vaccine is going to be “very difficult.”