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Health group and business donate supplies to shelter in Letcher County

JENKINS, Ky. (WYMT) - Several organizations in Somerset recently came together to help folks in Eastern Kentucky affected by flooding. Protea Behavioral Group recently bought a hotel in Somerset and have since donated several items left behind in the former hotel. “We just bought about a hotel in Somerset that...
LETCHER COUNTY, KY
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Adamson added to R.S. Police Dept. roster

Following the swearing in of two new police officers in Vance Davis and Greg Brown last week, Russell Springs Mayor Eddie Thomas swore in another new officer, Blake Adamson, to the expanding Russell Springs Police Department on Monday afternoon. Adamson has been serving as a patrol safety officer for the...
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Jury Indicts Two for Narcotics possession

The Columbia Police Department concluded a contraband and drug trafficking investigation that had previously begun on May 4 of this year. Officers were notified by Adair County Regional Jail after suspected narcotics were found by Deputy Jailers. After a preliminary investigation, evidence was presented to the grand jury with two...
COLUMBIA, KY
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Adair Man Arrested On Felony Drug And Firearm Charges

On 8-6-22 at 11:57 pm the Adair County Sheriffs Office initiated a traffic stop on Pelly Lane north of Columbia. After roadside investigation a search of the vehicle resulted in the location of a large amount of methamphetamine, suspected cocaine, drug paraphernalia, along with a handgun. Arrested was James Burris,...
ADAIR COUNTY, KY
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Chief Ferrell Way Dedicated

The Monticello City Council has formally approved naming the street that runs from Kendrick Avenue to the Fire department Chief Ferell Way in honor of former Monticello Fire Chief, Steve Ferrell. The mayor, city council, city police and citizens were present for the unveiling of the new sign following Monday night’s City Council Meeting.
MONTICELLO, KY
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Sheriff’s Office Arrests Adair County Man After Theft Investigation

The Adair County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christopher Helm, 39, of Columbia after a lengthy investigation. Helm was arrested after Sheriff’s Office Deputy Tracy McCarol secured an indictment for his arrest, stemming from a theft. That theft occurred at a farm off of Milltown Church Road, where a fuel...
ADAIR COUNTY, KY
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Linda Jane (McGinnis) Smith

Mrs. Linda Jane (McGinnis) Smith, of Monticello, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, August 06, 2022 at the Medical Center of Albany in Albany, Kentucky having attained the age of 85 years, 3 months and 16 days. She was born in the Jimtown Community of Wayne County, Kentucky on Wednesday, April 21, 1937, the daughter of Willie and Edna (Lowe) McGinnis. She was a Christian, attended Parmleys Grove Baptist Church, and was a homemaker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lester Smith whom she wed on, Saturday, July 21, 1956, son, Shelby Harold Smith, siblings, Ellie Dishman, Mattie Stinson, Nellie McGinnis, Ollie McGinnis, Olver McGinnis, Jesse McGinnis, Shelby McGinnis, and Shellie McGinnis.
MONTICELLO, KY
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Sheriff’s Department Makes Seven Arrests

Wayne County Sheriff Tim Catron reports the following arrests. Michael Carrender of Monticello, Ky. was arrested for resisting arrest, assault-3rd degree (on Police Officer0, possession of a controlled substance-1st degree (methamphetamine), possession of a controlled substance-3rd degree (drug unspecified), public intoxication-controlled substance (excludes alcohol) and disorderly conduct-2nd degree. Tracy Shelton...
MONTICELLO, KY
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WATCH | 88 year-old Somerset woman gets biggest dream granted

WATCH | WKYT Investigates UPDATE | Central Ky. veteran, advocate relieved by passage of PACT Act. The bill includes provisions to aid veterans exposed to toxic water at Camp Lejeune. WATCH | Cleanup continues in Breathitt County ahead of Presidential visit. Updated: 19 hours ago. Cleanup continues in Breathitt County...
SOMERSET, KY
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SCC Russell Center to hold informational event Tuesday

The Somerset Community College Russell Center is holding an informational event on campus Tuesday from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. where new students, returning students, and those still thinking about enrolling can learn college study tips, get comfortable using Blackboard, locate classrooms, and more. SCC staff will be on hand...
RUSSELL SPRINGS, KY
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