LOCAL NEWS

Wallins Man Charged with Theft

August 9, 2017
A 32-year-old man from Wallins is charged with theft. Timothy Brock is accused of stealing some items from a car. He crashed his own car while attempting to leave the scene.

 

 

Watch for School Buses Stopping in Kentucky

August 9, 2017
As the majority of children start back to school this week, Kentucky State Police ask one to pay close attention to bus stop signs. Statewide, more than 800 accidents involving school buses occurred, including 3 fatalities. Passing a school bus while it is stopped to unload or load children is a class B misdemeanor.

 

 

Corbin Woman Sets Husband on Fire

August 9, 2017
A Corbin woman is accused of setting her husband on fire, then driving him to the hospital. Investigators say Vera Wooten admitted pouring gasoline on her husband and setting him on fire after they had argued on Monday night (August 7). The victim was flow to a burn center in Cincinnati with burns over 50-percent of his body.

 

 

Hazard Pastor's Wife Faces Theft Charges

August 9, 2017
A grand jury has handed down theft charges against a Breathitt County pastor’s wife. Susan Pratt is accused of stealing money from the Mercy Clinic in Jackson. Prosecutors say Pratt took more than ten-thousand-dollars from the facility. Her husband is the pastor at Living Waters Full Gospel Church in Hazard.

 

 

Flat Lick Man Charged with Attempted Murder of Knox County Deputy

August 9, 2017
A Flat Lick man is charged with attempted murder of a police officer. Thomas Gray (36 years old) is accused of trying to run over a Knox County deputy early Tuesday morning (August 8). Gray missed the car and crashed into a ditch instead. He then ran away on foot. He was taken into custody a short time late, and faces several criminal charges.