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Kentucky Supreme Court rules on Fulton murder

The Kentucky Supreme Court on Thursday released an opinion upholding the 2017 conviction of a Fulton County man who killed another after a longstanding feud. In October 2016, William "Terry" Jamison shot and killed Mark Williams on a tract of farmland off Ky. 94. There were no witnesses.


Cunningham, KY woman wanted for kidnapping and vehicle theft

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - The Carlisle County Sheriff’s Office is search for a woman accused of kidnapping and theft on Tuesday, Feb. 19. According to the Carlisle County Sheriff’s Office, Brandie Doke, 42, of Cunningham, Ky. is wanted after early morning incident on Feb. 19.


Lack of jobs contributes to West Kentucky population decline

PADUCAH — For about 30 years, almost all of the west Kentucky region has seen a population decline. Paducah, Mayfield, and Fulton have all seen people migrating from their cities. Murray is the lone city to actually gain in population in recent years.


40 dead in Kentucky Hepatitis A outbreak

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) - While the ongoing Hepatitis A outbreak has hit Ohio hard since it was declared by state health officials last June, Kentucky has been ravaged by the disease over the last two years.


Missing Greenfield woman found in crashed vehicle in Martin

A missing Greenfield woman was found Friday morning in a crashed vehicle in a ditch in Martin. According to Martin’s Assistant Police Chief Phillip Fuqua, at approximately 5:13 a.m., on Friday, February 15, the Weakley County Sheriff’s Department contacted Martin Police Department concerning a missi


Where did the people go?

Over the past few decades, almost all of the west Kentucky region has seen a decrease in population. Since 1990 Paducah has lost more than 2,500 people, Mayfield has lost 542, and Fulton has lost 868 people.


Kentucky State Police searching for missing 17-year-old girl

LIBERTY, Ky. (WZTV) — Investigators are searching for a missing 17-year-old girl out of Liberty, Kentucky. Kentucky State Police need your help finding 17 -year-old, Hayley Brown. Hayley was described as a 5’ 6 ”, 165 pound, white female with brown hair and blue eyes.


Pedestrian fatally injured in Fulton

A Hickman man was fatally injured Thursday afternoon when struck by a pickup while crossing Ky. 94 toward his mailbox. According to state police, Ryan M. Henderson, 21, of Fulton was traveling east in a 2000 Ford pickup truck at 1:36 p.m. when Dairus T. Carr, 92, of Hickman was crossing the highway


Principal of Kentucky high school charged after not reporting abuse of students

Michael Ceglinski, principal of McCracken County High School in Western Kentucky, has been suspended with pay and charged with two misdemeanors after allegedly not reporting abuse of his students.


PHOTOS: Flooding across Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Widespread rain showers and isolated thunderstorms across the state of Kentucky Wednesday morning have led to localized flooding. In Lexington, High Street and Broadway was blocked off due to high water.


Man dies in fire, wife critically injured

MAYFIELD -- A Brand Street man died and his wife was critically injured Sunday night when their home was destroyed by fire. Mayfield Fire Chief Jeremy Creason said firefighters were called to 510 Brand St. shortly after 9 p.m. on a report of a structure fire with people possibly inside. On arrival,


Fulton, KY police investigating bank robbery

FULTON, KY (KFVS) - Police in Fulton are looking for someone in connection to a bank robbery. At around 9:54 a.m. on Wednesday, February 6, police responded to a robbery at Security Bank and Trust Company on Bankers Place in Fulton.


Kentucky couple still shaken up after rockslide fell just feet from where they stood

A Kentucky couple is still shaken up after experiencing a rockslide. Linda Shepherd and her husband were near Lake Cumberland Dam when large rocks fell onto the road in front of them.


UC Seniors Spend Quality Time With Head Start Students

Union City, Tenn.–The little children at Northwest Tennessee Head Start obviously looked up to their visitors last week. And not just because of their size. Senior athletes and cheerleaders from Union City High School – heroes to most all young people ‑ interacted with students in the Head Start and


Family of man killed in Mayfield fire: ‘He helped out a lot of people’

MAYFIELD, KY — Family members of a man who died in a house fire in Mayfield, Kentucky, say he was “an awesome man” who helped the community. The fire happened at a home at about 9:16 p.m. Sunday, on Brand Street, according to the Mayfield Fire Department. When crews arrived, they saw heavy smoke and


Kentucky bill could allow third-graders not proficient in math, reading to be held back

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKRC) - Third-graders in Kentucky could be held back if their reading and math skills aren't up to par. A bill in the Kentucky House would require students not proficient in the subjects at the end of the school year to complete an intense remedial program. If not, they having to rep


Election to fill sheriff's remaining term

MAYFIELD -- Graves County political parties will submit nominees to fill the remainder of the late Sheriff Dewayne Redmon's four-year term, and voters will make their choice in November.


Caravan of patrol cars escort Sheriff Redmon’s body to funeral home

GRAVES COUNTY, KY — A caravan of patrol cars escorted Graves County Sheriff Dewayne Redmon’s body back to the funeral home Monday night after a visitation at His House Ministries in Mayfield.


West TN Drug Task Force foils murder for hire conspiracy

Two men are in custody on charges of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder in a plot stretching from Humboldt to Murfreesboro that was foiled just three hours before the murder was to occur.


'Rest easy, my friend'

MAYFIELD -- The first time Jon Hayden met Dewayne Redmon, late at night in 1982, the then-teen Hayden had been speeding. "Slightly exceeding the speed limit," Hayden said, emphasizing the "slightly."