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Democrat Rocky Adkins launches his campaign for Kentucky governor from Morehead
House Minority Floor Leader Rocky Adkins made what’s been rumored for more than a year official Wednesday: he’s running for governor in 2019.Adkins joins Attorney General Andy Beshear in what is expected to be a competitive Democratic primary for the chance to unseat Republican Governor Matt Bevin.A
Caudill topples Davis for county clerk
Caudill particularly thanked the Rowan County Democrat Executive Committee, the Kentucky State Democrat Party, the Fairness Campaign, and LBAR for their support, assistance, and endorsements.
Fifty-ninth annual choral festival hosted in Morehead
High school singers from different schools attended the festival to hear the Morehead State choirs perform. The Festival featured MSU’s Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, Jazz Vocal Ensemble and Black Gospel Ensemble.
Kentucky clerk Kim Davis, who once denied gay marriages, will pursue Christian ministry after losing office
Kim Davis, the former Kentucky county clerk, will pursue Christian ministry after losing to Democrat Elwood Caudill Jr in the race for Rowan County Clerk on Tuesday, according to her attorney.
White-Brown voted first female mayor
Last Tuesday in the General Election, Laura White-Brown defeated incumbent Mayor Jim Tom Trent, 717-679 (51.36 percent-48.64 percent).
Troopers investigating Bath County bank robbery
ByWKYT News Staff|Posted:Wed 10:22 AM, Nov 14, 2018|Updated: Wed 10:34 AM, Nov 14, 2018SHARPSBURG, Ky. (WKYT) -Kentucky State Police are investigating a bank robbery in Bath County.The robbery occurred Wednesday morning at the Citizens Bank on Main Street in Sharpsburg.No other details have been rel
Adkins to make special announcement today
A press release from Adkins said “State Rep. Rocky Adkins will make a special announcement Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 4:30 p.m. at the Morehead Conference Center in Morehead, Kentucky. The event is open to the public and the doors open at 3:30 p.m.
Morehead State University :: Holiday Carnival scheduled for Nov. 27
“It is really the official start of the holiday season on campus,” said Shannon Colvin, associate director of leadership, programming and inclusion. “This is the opportunity for faculty, staff, students and community members to come and bring their families and begin to celebrate the holiday season.
Democrat Rocky Adkins files paperwork to run for governor; announcement today in Morehead
An examination of Kentucky Registry of Election Finance records shows a filing for a gubernatorial slate consisting of the Sandy Hook Democrat, along with Stephanie Horne, an outgoing member of the Jefferson County Board of Education, who has long been rumored to be a running mate if Adkins ran for
Now that Kim Davis has been fired by voters, she’s going to become a preacher
Last week,Davis lost her reelection campaignfor County Clerk in Rowan County, Kentucky.
Wagner family members arrested in execution-style murders of Pike Co., OH family
The Rhoden family was shot and killed in their Pike County homes in 2016 PIKE COUNTY, OH. (FOX19) - More than two years after eight members of a southeastern Ohio family were massacred execution-style in their homes, authorities arrested three generations of another family in connection with the mur
Kentucky House leader files to raise money for governor
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The minority floor leader of the Kentucky House of Representatives has filed paperwork to raise money for a campaign for governor, setting up a potentially spirited Democratic primary in 2019 to challenge Republican incumbent Matt Bevin.
Officials respond after two children shot in Eastern Kentucky
LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) -Emergency Management officials said two young children were shot Tuesday afternoon.Lawrence County Emergency officials said the shooting happened around 4:45 p.m. on Ramey Branch Road.Officials said the children were taken to Cabell Huntington Hospital in stable conditio
Morehead man arrested in child sex case - ABC 36 News
MOREHEAD, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Morehead man was arrested at his home Thursday by State Police and charged in a child sex case, according to KSP.
Kentucky House leader Rocky Adkins files to raise money for governor
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The minority floor leader of the Kentucky House of Representatives has filed paperwork to raise money for a campaign for governor, setting up a potentially spirited Democratic primary in 2019 to challenge Republicanincumbent Matt Bevin.
Kentucky deputy charged with trying to have sex with minor
MOREHEAD, Ky. (WYMT) -A former Kentucky State Police trooper and current Bath County Sheriff's Deputy is behind bars.KSP arrested Joshua Preece, 37, of Morehead at his home Thursday.Preece faces a charge of using electronic communication to procure a minor.He was taken to the Rowan County Jail.
Map shows drug overdose deaths in each Kentucky county
The top five counties for drug overdose deaths are Jefferson, Fayette, Kenton, Campbell, and Boone – all outside the Tri-State.
Ready for a run: Potential governor’s candidate Adkins prepares announcement
A press release from Adkins said "State Rep. Rocky Adkins will make a special announcement Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 4:30 p.m. at the Morehead Conference Center in Morehead, Kentucky. The event is open to the public and the doors open at 3:30 p.m."
Kentucky attorney arrested for stealing from clients' wills
MURRAY, Ky. (WKYT) -A Kentucky attorney was arrested on Monday for theft in relation to the disbursement of payments for will cases he was overseeing, according to Kentucky State Police.
Project Merry Christmas: Applications for assistance accepted in Carter County
The program assists over 1,000 people a year, 600 of which are children, as well as more than 300 families, said Robert L. Caummisar the program's secretary.