Monday Jun 17
Willie Blanton sentenced to life without parole
Blanton of Johnson County accepted a plea deal Friday, during what was supposed to be a pretrial hearing in Lawrence County.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Jail crowding raises concerns in Johnson County
Indiana pitcher Joey DeNato couldn't be more unlike his favorite pitcher -- Randy Johnson -- but DeNato shut Louisville down on four hits in the Hoosiers' 2-0 College World Series win.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Rail trail opens in eastern Kentucky
A ceremony was held Saturday morning to open the 18-mile leg of the Dawkins Line Rail Trail which stretches from Hagerhill in Johnson County to Royalton in Magoffin County.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Johnson Couple Murder
Tiersa Davis Web Producer: Jeff Morris Reported: Jun. 14, 2013 2:20 PM EDT Updated: Jun. 14, 2013 3:57 PM EDT The son accused of killing his parents in Johnson County pleaded guilty to their murders.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Johnson County Doctor Sentenced In Pill Conspiracy
Tiersa Davis Web Producer: Jeff Morris Reported: Jun. 12, 2013 4:39 PM EDT Updated: Jun. 12, 2013 5:04 PM EDT Lexington , Kentucky A Johnson County doctor who admitted to unlawfully dispensing thousands of pills was sentenced Wednesday.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Floyd County Times
Dawkins Trail opens Saturday
Gov. Steve Beshear and First Lady Jane Beshear will be in Johnson County Saturday, officially opening the first rail-trail in the Big Sandy region.
Tue May 28, 2013
Johnson County Accident
Tiersa Davis Web Producer: Tiersa Davis Reported: May. 28, 2013 2:51 PM EDT Updated: May.