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12th region baseball draw completed

SOMERSET, Ky. (WYMT) - Somerset High School will host this year’s 12th Region baseball tournament. Danville defeated Somerset 8-7 last season to win the 2021 regional title. Wayne County vs Rockcastle County, 7 p.m. at Wayne County High School. Mercer County vs Danville, at Mercer County High School. Somerset...
SOMERSET, KY
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‘I Be Dam’ motorsports trail opens in Corbin

CORBIN, Ky. (WYMT) - People in the Corbin area looking for motorsports trails, look no further. A new trail, named “I Be Dam”, opened recently in downtown Corbin. “We have really, in the last year or two, seen a tremendous rise in motorsports and motorsport trends,” said Maggy Monhollen, Executive Director of the Corbin Tourism and Convention Commission.
CORBIN, KY
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Construction begins on downtown Somerset dining experience

SOMERSET, Ky. (WYMT) - Horse Soldier Bourbon purchased the Goldenberg building in Somerset and will open a smart-casual dining and cocktail restaurant in the space that faces Fountain Square. This follows Horse Soldier’s historic distillery ground breaking in October 2021. The company’s leadership team embraced this downtown project in addition...
SOMERSET, KY
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A kid from Corbin: UK’s Chase Estep inspires hometown

CORBIN, Ky. (FOX 56) – High school sports just mean more in a small town. “It’s almost like a college feel in a lot of situations, kids get a lot of support and small town notoriety I guess,” Corbin High School head baseball coach Cody Philpot said.
CORBIN, KY
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Jamestown man arrested on trespass, indecent exposure charges

A Jamestown man was arrested by the Jamestown Police Department Thursday morning on criminal trespassing and indecent exposure charges, according to jail records. Jeffrey D. Helton, age 30, was arrested on criminal trespassing third degree and indecent exposure second degree by Officer Elliot Smith and lodged in the Russell County Detention Center just before 6:30 a.m. Thursday morning.
JAMESTOWN, KY
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Traffic to be blocked around Jamestown Square tomorrow

Traffic will be blocked up to two blocks in each direction from the Jamestown Square tomorrow due to the Lake, Rattle & Roll Festival. Traffic will be blocked from 7 a.m. until midnight and will follow the typical traffic procedures used for Lakefest. The full release from the Jamestown Police...
JAMESTOWN, KY
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Multiple arrests made locally on Wednesday

Multiple arrests were made locally on Wednesday by Kentucky State Police and the Russell County Sheriff’s Office on drug charges. Laura Dunham, age 38, of Yosemite, charged with possession of heroin. Dunham was arrested by Trooper Brumley with KSP Post 15. Logan Adam Sprague, age 33, of Russell Springs,...
RUSSELL COUNTY, KY
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ValleyCats walk it off against Windy City

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Jesus Lujano hit a two-run single in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the ValleyCats over Windy City in walk-off fashion 5-4 Friday night at Joe Bruno Stadium. Brad Zunica started the scoring in the second inning with a two-run home run to...
TROY, NY
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State And Local Leaders Join Windstream To Unveil Veterans Mural In Somerset

State and local leaders joined officials with Kinetic by Windstream to unveil a new piece of artwork in Somerset. Chris Girdler, President and CEO of the Somerset/Pulaski Economic Development Authority, said veterans provide an umbrella of freedom for the county. The officials were joined by veterans for the unveiling on the Kinetic by Windstream local retail store in honor of Military Appreciation Month. Leaders also gathered letters for local veterans at the event. The mural will overlook the veterans park across the street, which will be completed in a few months. The artist behind the mural, Jordan Justice, said he is happy to have a role in this military appreciation project. Pulaski County Judge-Executive, Steve Kelley, said it’s a great symbol of our freedom and our hope in Pulaski County and in the United States.
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Severe weather pictures, video coming in from Pulaski County

In Pulaski County, viewer Ashley Wilson sent in video of what appears to be a funnel cloud. Wilson says she took these pictures across from the Somerset Mall just after 7 p.m. Wednesday. Dwight Sears shared pictures showing a before and after scene in Shopville. Viewer Misty Flynn sent in...
PULASKI COUNTY, KY
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State, local leaders join Windstream to unveil mural in honor of Military Appreciation Month in Somerset

SOMERSET, Ky. (WYMT) - On Thursday, state and local leaders joined officials with Kinetic by Windstream to unveil a new piece of artwork in Somerset. “In Somerset and Pulaski County, we have never fully paid tribute to our veterans, the umbrella of freedom that they provide for us,” said Chris Girdler, President and CEO of the Somerset/Pulaski Economic Development Authority.
SOMERSET, KY
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Russell Springs man indicted in Casey Co.

A Russell Springs man was recently indicted by a Casey County Grand Jury. Timothy R Eads, 41, was indicted on possession of methamphetamine first degree third or subsequent offense, possession of a controlled substance third degree, and possession of drug paraphernalia. WJRS News Note: Indictments are a legal accusation. They...
RUSSELL SPRINGS, KY
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JPD Officer Harlan graduates from police academy

Officer Savannah Harlan of the Jamestown Police Department graduated Thursday from the Department of Criminal Justice Training- Basic Recruit Academy in Richmond. Officer Harlan will now return to the Jamestown Police Department and resume her service to the city of Jamestown.
JAMESTOWN, KY
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Corbin Police Department Mourning The Loss Of K-9 Luka

The Corbin Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its own. In a Facebook post, department officials said 12-year-old K-9 Luka suffered health issues recently. The dog began serving at the police department in 2011 after being at the Little Rock K-9 academy in Arkansas. Corbin Police Department Major Coy Wilson was his first handler. Luka was a certified patrol and narcotics detection K9. Wilson described Luka as an “easy going patrol dog.” Patrolman Estes Rhodes was Luka’s final handler.
CORBIN, KY
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Sports Update: Friday, May 20th

MLB- Cincinnati Reds (11-26, 5th NL Central) at Toronto Blue Jays (20-18, 3rd AL East). Friday at 7:07pm, Saturday at 3:07pm and Sunday 1:37pm. Reds first baseman Joey Votto is expected to return to the active roster after spending two weeks on the IL while in Covid protocols. Louis Castillo (0-1, 5.59 ERA) starts for Cincinnati in the opener. Live coverage on WTLO AM 1480/97.7 FM.
SOMERSET, KY
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Corbin Police Department mourns loss of K9 officer

CORBIN, Ky. (WYMT) - The Corbin Police Department is mourning the loss of one of its own. In a Facebook post, department officials said 12-year-old Luka suffered health issues recently. The officer began serving at the police department in 2011 after being at the Little Rock K9 academy in Arkansas.
CORBIN, KY
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Emergency response boat added at Burnside Marina

SOMERSET, Ky. (WTVQ) – When lake enthusiasts hit the waters on Lake Cumberland Memorial Day weekend, they may see a new vessel being used to protect public safety. Marine 1 — a 32-foot Boston Whaler equipped with radar, sonar and a global positioning system — has been commissioned by the Somerset-Pulaski County Special Response Team (SRT) as an emergency response unit that will be stationed at Burnside Marina.
SOMERSET, KY
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