August 16, 2017 RSS feed / News

Fleming-Neon officials facing problem of trying to collect property taxes from those who won’t pay

Delinquent taxpayers in the City of Fleming-Neon could see their taxes sold for non-payment to third party purchasers soon.  More...

Man pleads guilty in Pike meth case involving wife

A Letcher County man has pleaded guilty to methamphetamine charges filed against him in Pikeville earlier this year. More...

Jenkins man facing crystal meth and bribery charges

Jenkins City Police seized a large amount of crystal methamphetamine over the weekend, and the alleged owner of the powerful stimulant is now facing drug trafficking and bribery charges. More...

AirMedCare Network Service available

Elaine McElyea, a sales representative for AirMed- Care Network, spoke with Rotary Club of Whitesburg members about the services provided through the AirMed- Care Network during the club’s August 8 meeting held at the Pine Mountain Grill in Whi More...

Cops say man rammed cruiser during pursuit from Jenkins to Thornton

Police are looking for a Camp Branch man who allegedly crashed his vehicle into a Jenkins City Police cruiser during a high-speed chase Sunday.  More...

Jury indicts man after woman found OD’d

A Whitesburg man has been indicted on a felony charge of wanton endangerment after he allegedly left a female overdose victim lying unconscious on the floor of his bathroom while he attended to personal business at the Letcher County Courthouse.  More...

Narcan Naloxone training offered

Free Narcan/Naloxone training for first responders will be held at 10 a.m., August 24, at the Letcher Extension Office in Whitesburg. More...

Eclipse to darken Letcher, Jenkins schools

In ancient times, people saw solar eclipses as a sign of impending doom.  In Letcher County this year, it’s a sign that schools will be closed.  More...