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Boil water advisory in place for some in Berea

BEREA, Ky. (WKYT) - A boil water advisory is in place for people in Berea. That includes Berea Municipal Utility and Southern Madison Water District Customers. Berea says overnight a piece of equipment failed, causing low water pressure to several areas. They say the advisory is a precaution. Water service...
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Law Enforcement Arrests Suspect Connected to a Bank Robbery

The Laurel County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that the man they have been looking for, who was connected to a bank robbery, has been arrested. The suspect was arrested after his red Ford F-150 truck was found in Knox County. These images are available for viewing on the Laurel County...
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SOAR hosts health care career fair in Corbin

CORBIN, Ky. (WYMT) - Students from around Eastern Kentucky went on a field trip Tuesday to learn about future careers in the health care industry. Executive director of Shaping Our Appalachian Region, Colby Hall, said nearly 700 students and staff were at the fair. “It’s just bringing together students, our...
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ARMED FEMALE ARRESTED NEAR BUSINESS OFF KENTUCKY 770 AFTER ALLEGEDLY SHOOTING IN AREA TOWARD A HOTEL AND INTERSTATE 75 IN LAUREL COUNTY

LONDON, KY - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Travis Napier along with K-9/shift Sgt. Gary Mehler with assistance from the Kentucky State Police arrested Kendra Bain age 29 of Corbin on Thursday night September 22, 2022 at approximately 8:32 PM. The arrest occurred in...
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Several local service provider programs receive federal dollars through VOCA grant

Gov. Andy Beshear recently announced nearly $23 million in grant funding from the federal Victims of Crime Act Formula Victim Assistance Grant Program supporting victims of crime in the commonwealth. Several of those with local ties who will be receiving a portion of this funding include the Russell County Attorney’s Office with $50,698, Adanta Sexual Assault Resource Center with $123,760, the Lake Cumberland Children’s Advocacy Center with $145,600, and the Bethany House Abuse Shelter in Somerset with $159,112.
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Berea College Planetarium Hosting ‘International Observe the Moon Night’ Event

The Berea College Planetarium will host an event Saturday in observance of International Observe the Moon Night. The event, which is free to the public, will be from 7-8:30 p.m., weather permitting. The planetarium is located on the top floor of the Margaret A. Cargill Natural Sciences and Health Building, 271 North Main Street, Berea.
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Clay County wins district opener over HC

Harlan County opened its district football schedule on Friday at home against Clay County. The Tigers wasted little time to put away the Black Bears, rolling to a 42-20 win. Tyson Wagers took the opening kickoff and raced 65 yards for a touchdown after 14 seconds of play. HC’s Thomas...
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One Dead Following Single-Vehicle Crash

One person is now dead following a single-vehicle crash in Laurel County. The crash happened at around 2:00 PM Sunday afternoon, on Slate Lick Church Road, near London. According to deputies with the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office, a Kia Soul SUV is said to have left the road and struck a tree. The driver of the vehicle, 61-year-old Donald Howard, of East Bernstadt, was transported to the hospital where he later died.
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Sports Update: Tuesday, September 27

Somerset 1-0 over North Laurel. Girls- Boyle Co. 3-0 Somerset Lady Briar Jumpers. Pulaski County Lady Maroons 6-0 Corbin. Southwestern Lady Warriors 11-3 Casey Co. Volleyball-Pulaski Co. Lady Maroons 3-2 Somerset Christian School Lady Cougars. Monday MLB- Aristides Aquino and TJ Friedl homered for the Reds in an 8-3 loss...
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Kentucky Chamber MVP Award presented to Senate President Robert Stivers in Clay County at EKU’s Manchester Campus

MANCHESTER, KY — On Monday, Senate President Robert Stivers was presented the Kentucky Chamber MVP Award by Chamber President and CEO Ashli Watts and Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) President David McFaddin. The presentation took place during an event hosted by the Chamber’s Kentucky Comeback initiative at EKU’s Manchester Campus,...
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Michaels opens new store in London

LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Michaels opened its doors to the London community for the first time over the weekend. Michaels, an arts, crafts and home decor store, celebrated its grand opening in London on Saturday, Sept. 24. The store has self-checkout registers, a framing center, and of course, crafts and DIY supplies you may need.
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FEMA extends deadline to apply for eastern Kentucky flood assistance

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WJHL) — The Federal Emergency Management Agency has extended the deadline to apply for disaster assistance for those impacted by the July floods in eastern Kentucky. FEMA moved the deadline back to Oct. 28 for homeowners and renters who suffered damage to their property from the flooding. The deadline extension applies to those […]
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KY Chamber of Commerce concludes ‘Kentucky Comeback Tour’

MANCHESTER, Ky. (WYMT) - Substance abuse and unemployment are topics that many Eastern Kentucky communities deal with. But one organization is working to impact the state’s approach to substance abuse recovery, criminal justice reform and other issues surrounding drug abuse and employment. “This is actually one of our last...
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FELONY ARREST ON OLD KENTUCKY 30 OF EAST BERNSTADT MAN THAT DROVE OFF DURING TRAFFIC STOP IN LAUREL COUNTY WHILE DETECTIVE WAS STRUGGLING WITH STILL SOUGHT WANTED SUSPECT INSIDE VEHICLE

LONDON, KY - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Detective Taylor McDaniel conducted a traffic stop on Old Crab Orchard Road with 2 occupants in a 2013 Hyundai on Wednesday night September 21st, 2022. During the stop, Detective McDaniel determined the passenger, Trevor Burkhart had out...
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Gap football gets big win over Lynn Camp

Cumberland Gap played host to the Lynn Camp Wildcats on Friday for their annual Pink Out game. Allen Brooks scored four touchdowns and Brayden Painter added two to power Cumberland Gap to a 60-14 win over Lynn Camp. The Panthers got the ball first and put together a long drive...
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