November 22, 2017 RSS feed / News

State police raid Little Colley home

Kentucky State Police have charged an Isom man with multiple drug trafficking charges after a raid on Saturday.  More...

Theft, child porn suspects indicted here

A Neon man has been indicted on charges of sexual abuse and child pornography involving 5-year-old and 6-year-old girls.  Terry Baker, 44, of Fairview Lane, Neon, is among five people indicted by a Letcher County grand jury this week. More...

CROSS TO BEAR –

Anthony “Tony” Blair carried a large wooden cross through Whitesburg on Friday. More...

Policing during the 1946 railroad strike in St. Louis

Near the end of March 1946, Scott Field, Belleville, Ill., was called on to protect the refrigerator cars at the train station in St. Louis during a railroad strike. More...

Two hurt

BRANDENBURG, Ky.   The National Weather Service says two people were hurt in two moderate tornados in Kentucky.  The weather service says both tornados touched down Saturday and were rated EF-1.  More...

We called it ‘making do’

If you had asked me as recently as 10 years ago to make a list of functional things I’d never expect to see in the head of Blair Branch, things like skyscraper office buildings, fast food eateries, major agriculture crops, and stuff like that w More...

Wounded suspect identified

A 26- year- old Knott County man is the suspect shot by Kentucky State Police in Knott County Nov. More...

Bible trivia

By WILSON CASEY   1. Is the book of 1 Thessalonians in the Old or New Testament or neither?  2. To keep Adam and Eve away after the Fall, what did God place around the Tree of Life? More...