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2018 Black Gold Festival is coming to Perry County

Everything kicks off Thursday morning. There is something for everyone, including lots of food, crafts and the carnival.

WYMT.COM - 2018-09-19 18:31:00

One man dead, another shot during incident in Knox County

BARBOURVILLE — Kentucky State Police have confirmed one male is dead and another has been shot after an incident on KY 3440 in Barbourville this afternoon.The Knox County Sheriff’s Office requested assistance from Kentucky State Police, Post 10 Harlan at 4:52 p.m. Wednesday in reference to a shootin

CORBIN TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2018-09-20 00:44:00

Four arrested on numerous drug charges

A traffic stop on Friday ended up with four individuals being arrested on drug charges.At approximately 9:38 p.m., Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Allen Turner observed a green Jeep Grand Cherokee that failed to signal a turn off the Hal Rogers Parkway near North Laurel High School. Turner attempted to pull

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2018-09-19 04:23:04

Pikeville woman arrested on meth-related charges

PIKEVILLE, Ky, – Pikeville police officers responding to a motorist assist call early Wednesday morning ended up finding much more than someone having car trouble. It all began shortly after midnight when an officer stopped to check on the vehicle on U.S. 23 near the near the Floyd – Pike County li

EKBTV.COM - 2018-09-19 17:08:14

Man charged with attempted murder

Christopher Quail Roberts, 29, was arraigned in Raleigh County Magistrate Court on the attempted murder charge as well as charges of fleeing from officers, driving revoked third offense, reckless driving, improper registration and no insurance, Sgt. A.S. Goodson, of the West Virginia State Police Wh

BLUEFIELD DAILY TELEGRAPH - 2018-09-19 08:30:00

Kentucky vs. Mississippi State: Everything to know

The Bulldogs are probably going to be the second-best team Kentucky faces this year, as they sport a wealth of offensive firepower and plenty of NFL talent on defense. They’re led by dual-threat passerNick Fitzgerald, who’s easily one of the best mobile quarterbacks in college football.

ASEAOFBLUE.COM - 2018-09-19 17:26:07

Kentucky's Top DT Target to Announce Decision Tonight

Gibson, a 3-star recruit from Springfield, Ohio, will announce his decision Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m. ET. Along with Kentucky, Wisconsin and Purdue are among his top schools.

12UP.COM - 2018-09-19 18:41:54

Police: Manager at McDonald's dealt drugs in front of officers

Officials say the two officers were at the second window at McDonald's when Fields, the manager, walked out the door in front of them and handed what appeared to them to be a pill to Chadwell, who was on a bicycle.

WYMT.COM - 2018-09-18 14:09:00

Victim in Laurel County pile-up on I-75 identified

LONDON, Ky. (WDKY) - The Laurel County coroner confirmed the woman who died in Monday night's crash was Jennine Petrey, from Williamsburg.

FOXLEXINGTON.COM - 2018-09-18 11:51:10

KSP: Fatal crash in Laurel Co. shuts down I-75 - ABC 36 News

LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Kentucky State Police say I-75 is shut down at exit 41 due to a fatal crash.They say they are currently trying to re-route traffic.


Sunny skies and warm conditions continue for most of the week

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) -It's a cooler and less humid morning across the area, but conditions will heat up later with abundant sunshine.Today and TonightAfter some morning fog, look for mostly sunny skies for today. Some of the models are trying to show a stray chance for a shower, especially in the heat

WYMT.COM - 2018-09-19 03:43:00

Evaluating John Calipari's future at Kentucky and the top 5 candidates to one day replace Coach Cal

Kentuckyis one of the best, if notthebest, college basketball jobs in the country -- the type of job almost anybody would have to consider when approached about it. The fact that five different men have won national championships while guiding the Wildcats, combined with the school's ability to pay

CBS SPORTS - 2018-09-19 15:00:30

Kentucky State Police Trooper injured in crash will soon return to full duty

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) -A Kentucky State Trooper, whose doctors told him he might not be able to walk again has been cleared to return to full duty a year after his accident.


Drug Bust Nets Meth, Cocaine, Pot, Weapons

A Greene County Sheriff’s Department K-9 turned a traffic stop into a sizable drug bust Saturday.Sheriff’s Deputy Nicholas Foster observed a vehicle with a broken taillight engaging in what warrants describe as “suspicious activity.” Foster stopped the vehicle and, based on his contact with its occu


Kentucky has the fifth best Strength of Record | Kentucky Sports Radio

The Cats rank fifth overall in that category, behind only LSU, Clemson, Notre Dame and Duke, and ahead of Alabama, Ohio State, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State.

KENTUCKYSPORTSRADIO.COM - 2018-09-18 13:00:18

Kentucky releases 2019 football schedule

The full schedule was released on Tuesday afternoon. Kentucky will play at home in the SEC against Florida, Arkansas, Missouri and Tennessee. The Wildcats will play on the road against South Carolina, Mississippi State, Vanderbilt and Georgia.

247SPORTS - 2018-09-18 18:49:56

Victim sent to hospital, suspect in custody after Perry County shooting

COMBS, Ky. (WKYT/WYMT) –A suspect is in custody after a shooting in the Combs community of Perry County.Sister station WYMT reports that it happened around 11:00 p.m. Saturday night off Old Highway 80.According to officials, the shooting left one woman with serious injuries. She was flown to a hospi


Two arrested for 28 1/2 ounces of crystal meth

The illegal drug trade took a serious hit early Saturday morning when two people were arrested with over a pound and a half of crystal methamphetamine.The arrests of Tammy M. Vest, 42, of Mink Run Road in Frankfort and James Woods, 55, of American Greeting Card Road in Corbin came as the culmination


Documentary shows Kentucky's Nick Richards wanted to be one-and-done, Kentucky was his 'dream school' | Zagsblog

By ADAM ZAGORIAA newHBO documentary produced byLeBron James and Maverick Carterreveals that Kentucky sophomore big manNick Richardshad hoped to be one-and-done with the Wildcats before hecommitted to the school in the fall of 2016. STUDENT ATHLETE, which airs Oct. 2 at 10 p.m., provides behind-the-s

ZAGSBLOG.COM - 2018-09-18 08:54:29

Police: Barricaded man who fired at officers has died

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