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Social Security scam alert in Martin County

The sheriff says people are receiving calls and being asked to verify their Social Security numbers and in some cases pay a supposed bill or be arrested.

Man charged with three vehicle thefts in two days

Casey Spence is also accused of threatening to kill police officers and of trying to escape while being taken to jail, according to deputies.

Fire damages multi-family apartment building in Martin County

The Dempsey Housing building caught fire overnight Sunday in Warfield.

Tip leads to marijuana cultivation operation in Martin County

Deputies say they seized some 25 marijuana plants along with a handgun and machete.

UK study looks at Martin County water contamination

County has significant clean water problems.

Road reopens in Martin County after propane truck accident

Kentucky Route 40 in Martin County was closed for hours after a propane truck hit the end of a bridge and slid into a creek, according to the sheriff's office.

First seeds, now masks showing up in mail

Recipiets warned not to use them.

Suspect killed in officer-involved shooting in Martin County

A man is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Martin County early Thursday morning.

West Virginia man pleads guilty to triple murder in Martin Co.

A West Virginia man plead guilty to three murders in Kentucky on Thursday according to Martin County court officials.

Three men in the hospital after Martin County stabbing

Three men went looking for a fight and all ended up in the hospital, according to the Martin County Sheriff.

Troubled Kentucky water system to receive grant funding

A county in Eastern Kentucky will receive nearly $4 million in grant funding to support its troubled water system.

Girls’ basketball coach killed in crash in Martin County

The girls' head basketball coach at Sheldon Clark High School died in a car accident Tuesday morning.

Governor to hold community forum in Inez

Governor Matt Bevin is scheduled to hold a community forum in Martin County this weekend.

Fourth boil water advisory issued in Martin Co. within two days

A fourth boil water has been issued in Martin County within the last two days.

UPDATE: Martin County fire victim identified

A woman found dead following a house fire in Martin County has been identified as 70-year old Cathy Alene Runyon, according to the coroner.

Sheriff suspends law enforcement due to lack of funding

A Kentucky sheriff has told the local fiscal court he is suspending all law enforcement activities because of lack of funding.

Charging battery may be to blame for small fire at school

A small fire Friday morning led to the evacuation of Sheldon Clark High School in Martin County.

How you can help Kentucky teachers provide water for Martin County

Kentucky teachers are helping provide water for Martin County.

Beshear recommends takeover of Kentucky water district

INEZ, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is recommending a takeover of a troubled eastern Kentucky water district. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Beshear's...

Country singer-songwriter to distribute water in Martin County

Country music singer-songwriter Tyler Childers plans to distribute 500 cases of water Saturday afternoon to those in need in Martin County.  

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