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State of Emergency declared in eastern Kentucky due to flooding

The governor declared a State of Emergency for eight counties and three cities in southeastern Kentucky due to flooding.

Flash flood watch extended for Whitley County

The National Weather Service in Jackson, Ky has extended a Flash Flood Watch for Whitley County. 

Two men killed in Whitley County crash

A single car crash in Whitley County Saturday afternoon left two men dead.

UPDATE: Man found in pond identified

A man found dead Monday in a pond in Whitley County has been identified.

High school scores & highlights (9-22-17)

Alex Risen and Bryan Kennedy break down all the best Central Kentucky action.

High school football scores and highlights (8-31-17)

Alex Risen breaks down the best action from six games across Central KY a day early thanks to the weather forecast.

Officials: Whitley Co. man dead after boating accident

A Whitley county man is dead after a boating incident on Laurel Lake Wednesday night, according to officials.

Snake roads? Kentucky governor’s veto puzzles locals

Kentucky's Republican governor apparently prefers rattlesnakes to copperheads.

Two firemen injured after volunteer department crashes during run

Deputies in Whitley County are investigating after a volunteer fire truck crashed early Thursday afternoon.

Whitley County Investigators Looking for a Theft Suspect

In Whitley County, The Sheriff's Department is asking for help identifying a theft suspect.

Southeastern KY Farmers May Be Eligible for Drought Aid

A release from the Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) says that farmers in 10 southeastern Kentucky counties may be eligible for federal aid under an agricultural disaster declaration issued as a result of the ongoing drought throughout the Commonwealth.

Sheriff: Wreck possibly caused by intoxicated passenger

The Whitley Co. Sheriff says an intoxicated passenger may be the one responsible for an SUV wreck that put the lives of the driver and an 8-month old child in danger.

UPDATE: Body of missing man found

A sad ending to a Golden Alert out of Whitley Co. as a missing man's body was found in debris along the Clear Fork River.

Rand Paul to hold Town Halls across Eastern KY

On Monday, March 28th, and Tuesday, March 29th, U.S. Senator Rand Paul will hold Town Hall events in Eastern Kentucky.

Sheriff: Stolen Knox County car found in Whitley, driver arrested

After an investigation, law enforcement in Whitley County says its found a stolen car and arrested someone involved.

I-75 reopens after winter storm shuts down traffic

Interstate-75 in Whitley, Laurel and Rockcastle counties is now open. KY HWY 80 that runs from London to Somerset has been cleared and now open.

Two arrested on meth charges in Whitley Co.

The Whitley Co. Sheriff says two people were arrested on Thursday, November 19 after they found a meth lab in a home on Mt. Ash Pike.

Arrest made after early September pursuit in Whitley Co.

Deputies in Whitley Co. have arrested a man they say ran from them back in early September.

UPDATE: Lockdown at Whitley Co. Schools lifted

The Whitley Co. Sheriff says the lockdown on Whitley Co. Schools has been lifted.

Area secure after tractor trailer carrying hazmat catches fire in Whitley Co.

The Williamsburg Fire Department says quick response saved the day when a tractor trailer carrying hazmat caught fire.

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City at crossroads, should rename Cheapside, business owners say

Time to recognize the "atrocities perpetrated there."

Lexington gears up to light the sky while social distancing

For those who decide to get a closer view of the fireworks downtown, the city says to stay in your car.

Coronavirus stops Bell County Volunteer Fire smoke detector program

Bell County Fire Department says because of an uptick in coronavirus cases it will not restart its smoke detector program.

5 years since Bardstown mom Crystal Rogers went missing

A mother of five, Crystal Rogers, went missing on July 3, 2015 and her family five years later is still pleading for answers.