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Missing driver returns back to scene of wrecked car - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Lexington Police say a driver was missing from the scene after his car had flipped into a ravine off Leeann Lane Tuesday evening.Police say the driver of the car eventually came back and said a tire blew out and he went to get help.

WTVQ - 2018-09-19 03:06:22

Police search for suspects after early morning armed robbery - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Police are searching for suspects, after they say two suspects robbed a man as he left his house for work early Wednesday morning.

WTVQ - 2018-09-19 09:45:12

City investing in fiber for the future

The City of Morehead has formally agreed to contract with KentuckyWired to overbuild fiber cable across Morehead and Rowan County.KentuckyWired (KYWired) is the fiber optic backbone network (middle mile) infrastructure that will provide high-speed Internet access to every county in the Commonwealth.

MOREHEAD NEWS - 2018-09-19 13:15:00

News to Use: Sept. 19 edition

Fall Mum SalesWest Carter High School Greenhouse has fall mums for sale, Monday – Friday, 8 – 5 p.m. Colors available are yellow, red, white, orange/bronze, and pink/lavender, at $6 each.Thursday, September 20

JOURNAL-TIMES.COM - 2018-09-19 14:30:00

Hundreds respond to call to locate missing boy

It was a traumatic, depressing seven days last week for area citizens as 9-year-old Bryce Combs was tragically killed after being swept away in flood waters on Sunday, Sept. 9.The heartbreaking event captivated not only Rowan County, but the region and state, as hundreds of volunteers and first resp

MOREHEAD NEWS - 2018-09-19 13:12:00

8th Arts & Eats Fest has 2nd highest ticket sale

Four local non-profit organizations have a total of nearly $14,000 in additional operating revenue today because of last Saturday’s 8th annual Morehead Arts and Eats Fest.Since starting in 2011, the event has generated a total of $109,500 for community groups in Rowan County.Fest Committee Chair Ash

MOREHEAD NEWS - 2018-09-19 13:16:00

Cluxton sentenced to prison in Brown county | Ledger Independent – Maysville Online

GEORGETOWN, Ohio — A West Union, Ohio, man who pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide was recently sentenced by the Brown County Court of Common Pleas Judge Scott T. Gusweiler.

LEDGER INDEPENDENT - 2018-09-19 20:01:00

Crews fight house fire in Grayson, Ky.

Crews from throughout Carter County, including Grayson, HItchins, Norton-Branch and Olive Hill, helped fight the fire.

WSAZ - 2018-09-18 22:18:00

Crews recover body presumed to be missing Morehead child - ABC 36 News

MOREHEAD, Ky. (WTVQ) – Rescue crews have found they believe is the 9 year-old boy who got swept away by floodwaters last week in Morehead. In that week, more than 2,000 people searched for Bryce Combs by land, air, and horseback.


Morehead State University :: MSU welcomes future Eagles at Fall 2018 Open House

MSU’s Office of Enrollment Services will host Open House programs on Saturday, Oct. 6, and Saturday, Nov. 3, in Button Auditorium on Morehead campus.

MOREHEADSTATE.EDU - 2018-09-19 00:00:00

50Years, 50 Stories | Ledger Independent – Maysville Online

Germantown, with a population of slightly over 300, is one of the few towns in Kentucky that can boast of having a volunteer fire department with an eighth class fire prevention rating…and members of the department right now are working hard to construct a new fire hall.

LEDGER INDEPENDENT - 2018-09-18 20:00:00

Horses and riders aid in search for missing Morehead boy

Sunday marks a week since 9-year-old Bryce Combs was last seen. Flooding in Morehead caught Bryce, and since then volunteers from in and around the state, plus dogs, have worked the banks of Triplett Creek. Today horses and riders came to help cover more ground.


Missing Morehead boy found a week after being caught in flash flood

Bryce was found buried in a pile of debris, by a local man walking along the creek. The volunteer didn't have a cell phone on him when he located the body, so he ran up to the road and flagged down a car who was able to call the police.


Body of Rowan County boy swept away by floodwater believed to be found

After a week-long search for a 9-year-old boy who was swept away in floodwater in Rowan County, Ky., officials believe they have found his body. (WCHS/WVAH)


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

UPDATE: Kentucky boy found dead of apparent drowning

A lone volunteer discovered the body that’s believed to be 9-year-old Bryce Combs around noon Sunday, according to Ronnie Day, Rowan County Emergency Management Director. The body was recovered about two miles from the point of entry along Triplett Creek, while the volunteer was out searching.


Woman arrested on child neglect charges

The Herald-DispatchHUNTINGTON — A Huntington mother was charged with child neglect over the weekend after she was allegedly caught attempting to use heroin while she, and her baby, were in a vehicle.Shannon Brooke Carter, 26, was jailed at 8:40 p.m. Sunday. Authorities in Cabell County charged her w


LPD: Man assaults officer, starts fire at local business - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Lexington Police arrested a man on four charges Sunday night after they say he tried to rob Video Max on Winchester Road that led to a fire and assault to a police officer.Police say the man arrested is 25-year-old William Spears.- Advertisement -Police say just before 1:00 p.


Teacher raising money for Chromebooks | Ledger Independent – Maysville Online

“The students also use the Chromebooks for our reading program, Lexia,” she said. “Our students have an individualized plan that is through the program that requires them to meet a certain amount of minutes per week. Often times, our students aren’t able to meet those requirements because the lack o

LEDGER INDEPENDENT - 2018-09-18 20:07:00

UPDATE: Remains presumed to be Rowan Co. boy swept away by floodwaters

MOREHEAD, Ky. (WKYT) -- Authorities say they believe they have found the remains of a Rowan County, Kentucky, child who was swept away by floodwaters last Sunday.According to a report by WKYT, the Rowan County Coroner confirmed on Sunday that remains have been found in the Triplett Creek. Though not