Whitley County Newswire

Whitley County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Whitley County, KY.

Results 1 - 20 of 93 in Whitley County, KY

  1. Schools financially squeezedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... districts were located in eastern Kentucky. Combined, those grants totaled $207,000. Of that group, only Whitley County is included in the Kentucky Promise Zone, and then only about half of Whitley is officially included on the zone's map. The ...


  2. Investigates | Kentucky's unqualified coronersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | WKYT

    ... files his papers to run for office--this is what I'm going to make and this is what I'm going to have to do." Whitley County Coroner Andy Croley showed up as not having his state training since 2012. Croley explained to WKYT's Miranda Combs that ...


  3. Whitley County boy severs hand in mowing accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WKYT

    Kentucky State Police say the incident happened at a home near the Cumberland Falls Highway in Corbin. State troopers met the boy's parents at the gas station.


  4. Tennessee Man Arrested In Whitley County After ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A chase that started in Tennessee ended in Kentucky, and with one man facing charges. Around 4:30 p.m. Saturday a police officer from Jellico, Tennessee, crossed into Whitley County while chasing a Jeep Cherokee.


  5. MHS beats Corbin, not WhitleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Daily NewsMiddlesboro freshman catcher Jacob Mike tags out a Whitley County runner at the plate during Friday's game. Dylan Wilson had tried to score from third when another runner was picked off at first, but Jacket pitcher Matthew Mike spun and threw him out at home.


  6. Saturated ground leads to landslide in Whitley CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | WKYT

    Due to consistent heavy rainfall this month the ground in Whitley County is saturated. Emergency management officials say saturated ground on elevated terrain has led to several landslides throughout the county this season.


  7. BriefsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Journal Gazette

    ... The market opens for the season at 8 a.m. May 9 and will run from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays on the Whitley County Courthouse Square. Vendors may participate in a shorter season Wednesday market as well. For more information or for a vendor ...


  8. Man faces meth chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... County Detention Center. In other police activity, Donald Thomas Carruba, 52, of Cumberland, was arrested in Whitley County by the Corbin City Police Department on a 2013 indictment for second-degree trafficking a controlled substance. Harlan County ...


  9. Flashing some leatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... Jones, who walked in the second; and Sarah Swafford, who singled in the fourth. Middlesboro also defeated Whitley County 9-0 in their late game on Friday night to improve to 8-3 on the season. They'll take on an opponent to be determined as the ...


  10. 2 arrested in connection with Internet gun threatRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Two teenagers have been arrested and are facing multiple charges over an alleged threat that resulted in the lockdowns of all schools on the Whitley County central campus and Williamsburg Independent School on Thursday morning.


  11. City adopts ACT Prep ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... several school districts in Kentucky, which includes Bell County, your neighbors down the road, Harlan and Whitley county schools." Stressing the importance of having good vocabulary when students take the ACT, Weisgerber said they have developed a ...


  12. Clay tops Lady JacketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... (6-3) is hosting the Billy Joe Idol Memorial Tournament. They'll play Knox Central at 4:30 p.m. on Friday and Whitley County at 8 p.m. Other teams participating include Cumberland Gap, Leslie County and Powell County.


  13. Ky. EMA: With more rain in forecast, brace for more mudslidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | WKYT

    With even more rain in the forecast for Kentucky, state emergency management officials say people should brace for even more mudslides. A mudslide was caught on camera in Whitley County, where trees and rocks came crashing down on Kentucky 92, west of Williamsburg in the Daniel Boone National Forest.


  14. Lockdowns Lifted at 4 Whitley County SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The lockdown at 4 Whitley County schools has been lifted. According to a press release from the Whitley County Board of Education, the superintendent was alerted of an anonymous report of a gun on campus this morning.


  15. Vehicle Pursuit and Arrest in Whitley CountyRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    On Tuesday, April 07, 2015, at approximately 5:30 PM, Troopers from Post 11 were investigating a methamphetamine lab complaint at a residence on KY HWY 92 East in Whitley County. While conducting the investigation at the residence, a 1992 Chevrolet Camaro pulled in the driveway.


  16. Methamphetamine Lab Arrests in Whitley CountyRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    On Tuesday, April 07, 2015 at approximately 5:19 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received an anonymous tip about several subjects manufacturing methamphetamine at a residence on KY HWY 92 East in Whitley County. Upon arrival troopers observed several individuals running from the residence into a wooded area.


  17. Whitley Deputies Looking For Vehicle Involved In Hit-And-RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Whitley County deputies are searching for a vehicle that fled the scene after a crash along I-75 Tuesday morning. The accident happened around 10:15 a.m. Deputies say witnesses told them a red Jeep Cherokee rear-ended a vehicle along southbound I-75 near mile marker five, then took off.


  18. Bobcats beat Whitley 16-9Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Daily NewsBell County senior center fielder Jacob Rose rounds third and heads for home during Monday's 16-9 win at Whitley County. Rose had four hits, an RBI fielder's choice and scored two runs in the game.


  19. Whitley Co. Boy Killed In Bus Accident Will Be Laid To Rest This AfternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Funeral services for a young boy killed after he was struck by a bus are being held Friday in Whitley County. 10-year-old cancer survivor Jonathan Chatham was struck after getting off his school bus on Highway 779 Monday afternoon.


  20. Fatal School Bus Collision Involving a Juvenile ChildRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    On Monday, March 23, 2015 at approximately 4:20 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a fatal school bus collision involving a juvenile child. The collision occurred on KY HWY 779 in Whitley County.