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KSP investigating fatal stabbing, suspect still at large

Kentucky State Police are investigating a fatal stabbing in southern Whitley County and authorities are still searching for the person responsible. Whitley County Sheriff's Deputy John Hill points Williamsburg K-9 officers Jim Pool and Elijah Hunter in the direction where police think the suspect ra

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2018-01-16 00:12:51

One dead in fatal crash in Whitley County

CORBIN, Ky. (WYMT) - Kentucky State Police responded to a fatal two-vehicle crash in Corbin Monday afternoon. A Chevrolet Cavalier and a Ford F-250 hit each other head-on on US HWY 25. Kyle A. Stoerger, 28, was pronounced dead on the scene by the Whitley County Coroner's Office. The driver of the F

WYMT.COM - 2018-01-16 18:42:00

Drug use suspected in deadly Whitley Co. crash

CORBIN, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky State Police say they believe drugs played a role in a deadly crash. It happened just before 3:30 p.m. Monday on U.S. Highway 25 in Whitley County. According to KSP, a 2002 Chevrolet Cavalier going southbound crossed the centerline and hit a 2001 Ford F-250 head-on. Th

WKYT 27 - 2018-01-16 17:55:00

Search on for Whitley County murder suspect

SILER, Ky. (WTVQ) - State Police are looking for a man accused of stabbing a Whitley County man to death during a fight Monday afternoon, according to KSP. Investigators say when they arrived at a home on Jordan Hollow Road, they found 55-year old Curtis Lawson, of Siler, dead from an apparent stab

WTVQ - 2018-01-16 06:00:52

Lady Jackets win 13th Region All "A" championship Monday

With a 57-42 victory over Harlan Independent Monday evening, the Williamsburg Lady Jackets basketball team captured the program's first-ever 13th Region All "A" championship title. The win took place at Oneida Baptist Institute, who hosted this year's girls All "A" region tournament. The Lady Jacket

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2018-01-16 03:39:48

University establishes Mavis F. Broome Endowed Scholarship Fund

WILLIAMSBURG - The family of Mavis F. Broome, a longtime resident of Williamsburg, public school teacher and University of the Cumberlands (UC) professor, has established an endowed scholarship fund in her honor. The Mavis F. Broome Scholarship will be awarded annually to one UC senior hailing from

DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-16 11:40:00

Jellico man dies in crash on US 25W in Corbin

CORBIN - A Jellico, Tennessee, man died Monday as the result of a two-vehicle crash that occurred on US 25. The crash occurred at approximately 3:24 p.m. near the cutoff to Cumberland Falls State Park in Corbin. Kyle Stoerger, 28, was traveling southbound in a 2002 Chevrolet Cavalier when he crossed

CORBIN TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 15:54:00

East Bernstadt man killed in dirt bike collision

LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ) - A Laurel County man was killed Monday afternoon when the dirt bike he was riding collided with a pickup truck, according to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office. Deputies say 25-year old Jacob Brothers, of East Bernstadt, was riding a dirt bike southbound on Farris Jones Road when

WTVQ - 2018-01-16 05:49:37

Sports: Weather forces tournament cancellations

At Benton and Carbondale, Monday's matchups will be played Tuesday night at the same game times. At West Frankfort, Monday's session will be made up on Saturday. Game times have yet to be announced. At Massac County, the Carbondale vs. Goreville game scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Monday will be played at

THE SOUTHERN - 2018-01-15 20:07:00

Nominations sought for Childersburg Hall of Fame

CHILDERSBURG - The Greater Coosa Valley Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for Childersburg Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame honor has been given annually since 1989. A total of 33 people have been inducted into the Hall of Fame for their service to the community and its residents. Nominations

ANNISTON STAR - 2018-01-16 16:46:00

Wind chill to drive temps down to zero or below on Wednesday

Predictions call for a hard freeze on Wednesday with temperatures dropping to 12 degrees and a wind chill factor of zero or one below.National Weather Service It's going to be very, very cold out. Winter weather began moving through Alabama on today, and, according to meteorologist Jason Holmes with

ANNISTON STAR - 2018-01-16 18:57:00

61-year-old man fatally shot in possible confrontation over earlier hit-and-run

A man was shot to death Monday night in what police say appears to have been a confrontation over an earlier hit-and-run in southwest Birmingham. Birmingham police officers received a call about 6:20 p.m. from a man who said he was the victim of a hit-and-run, said Capt. Sean Edwards. Police respond

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 03:40:15

Police: Man arrested after fatally shooting best friend

Birmingham Police confirm a 28-year-old man is dead after being shot inside a Birmingham home in the 3600 block of 45th Avenue North around 3 a.m. Monday morning. Eric Cotton was pronounced dead at the scene. Cotton was the suspect's best friend, police say. Officers arrested the suspect at a nearby

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-01-15 21:47:33

Man shot to death on Carver Road after reported hit-and-run incident

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) -- A Birmingham man is dead after a shooting on Monday night which reportedly occurred following an altercation over an earlier hit-and-run, according to Cpt. Edwards with Birmingham Police. Police received a call around 6:20 p.m. of a hit-and-run near the 4700 block of Carv

WIAT TV - 2018-01-16 03:55:03

The Weather Authority | Winter Storm Watch Tomorrow

DRY, WARMER TODAY: Before we get into the specifics about the snow situation for Alabama tomorrow, today will be a mostly sunny day with a warmer afternoon; we project a high around 50 degrees. This actually could be a bad thing; the pavement/asphalt surfaces will retain some of this heat, leading t

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-01-15 06:37:06

Police: Hit-and-run victim becomes suspect in deadly shooting

Birmingham Police officers took a victim-turned-suspect into custody Monday evening after a hit-and-run led them to the scene of a deadly shooting. Birmingham Police officers took a victim-turned-suspect into custody after a hit-and-run call led them to the scene of a deadly shooting Monday night. D

ABC 33/40 NEWS - 2018-01-15 22:17:35

Suspect questioned, released in shooting death of 61-year-old man killed after hit-and-run

Authorities on Tuesday released the name of a 61-year-old man shot to death in southwest Birmingham, Birmingham police and the Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Gregory Walker. A suspect was taken into custody for questioning Monday night but has since been released without

AL.COM - 2018-01-16 20:50:44

Second shooting this week on one Lexington street

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT)- Police are investigating a second shooting this week on a Lexington street. Police were on the scene again early Tuesday morning after a woman's car was shot several times on Ross Avenue. Investigators were on that street Sunday night because of a shooting that injured one per

WKYT 27 - 2018-01-16 12:22:00

Fayette Co. Sheriff's Office activates Winter Care Program due to weather

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) The Fayette County Sheriff's Office is helping people avoid going out in the snow. The office has activated its Winter Care Program. Deputies will provide rides to and from work for Fayette County residents in the medical field. They will also pick up critical medications for

WKYT 27 - 2018-01-16 17:39:00

Lexington doctor accused of showing up to perform surgery while intoxicated

A Lexington doctor has been arrested after he allegedly showed up at a hospital to perform surgery while under the influence of alcohol, according to officials and media reports. Plastic surgeon Theodore Gerstle, of Lexington Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, got to Baptist Health Lexington around n

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-01-15 22:09:00