Robertson County, KY

Robertson County,

“I’m not afraid of Mark and neither is my 16-year-old”

While the arraignment via Zoom of Mark McClure had a special judge, Kim Razor of the 18th District Court (doublecheck this), and a special prosecutor, Jesse Melcher, Robertson County Attorney, most of the proceeding was as normal as any other case. Jeff Lawson was introduced as McClure’s defense attorney at...
Magoffin County,

Magoffin County 12, Robertson County 2 (5 innings)

SALYERSVILLE – Remaining in the win column, Magoffin County defeated visiting Robertson County 12-2 in five innings in a high school softball game on Saturday, May 22. Magoffin County took control early and forced Robertson County to play from behind during the high school softball game. Holly Handshoe earned the...
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Magoffin County,

Hornets roll past Robertson County in five innings, 13-3

SALYERSVILLE – Magoffin County gradually pulled away to beat visiting Robertson County 13-3 in five innings in a high school baseball game on Saturday, May 22. Trenton Coleman started on the mound and earned the win for the Hornets. Coleman pitched two innings, allowing three runs on two hits while recording three strikeouts.
Pendleton County,

Ladycats split four, now 16-10 overall

The Pendleton County Ladycats took care of business in a home doubleheader versus district foe Robertson County on May 11, but fell to a pair of 9th region opponents and now sit at 16-10 as the regular season begins to wind down. Eighth grader Logan Cooper shined in the first...
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Rural KY county trying to find answer to lack of health care

ROBERTSON COUNTY, Ky. (FOX19) - Primary health care can often be taken for granted, while some in Appalachian Counties view it as a luxury. Robertson County, Kentucky is made up of 2,200 residents but is home to no doctors. A lack of doctors and health care has created problems for...
Robertson County,

Lady Bulldogs Win Over Robertson County

The Burgin Lady Bulldogs (3-8) the Robertson County Lady Devils (3-16) Saturday, May 15, for a closely won victory. Burgin took the field first and struggled to find their rhythm, allowing two early runs. However, the Lady Bulldogs soon recovered and quickly found themselves at bat. Junior Grace Cocanougher batted first and set the example for the rest of her team. After hitting a single, Cocanougher stole second base and proceeded to score a run after sophomore Baleigh Turner singled to right field and then stole second. Turner made it home after freshman Chloe Henson tripled deep into right field. Henson scored the final run of the inning after junior Brittany Yates sacrificed her at-bat for an RBI.

Special prosecutor and judge sought in McClure case

Robertson County Attorney Jesse Melcher was recommended to the Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron’s office by Pendleton County Attorney Stacey Sanning to serve as a special prosecutor in the case involving Falmouth Police Sergeant Mark McClure’s domestic violence charge. The attorney general’s office agreed and named him to oversee the case.
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No Doctors, No Nurses: Rural Kentucky county lacking medical services

ROBERTSON COUNTY, Ky. (FOX19) - No doctors, no pediatricians, no nurse practitioners, nothing - that is the circumstances Robertson County residents have dealt with for years. Robertson County is about as rural as rural gets in Kentucky. The 2,200 resident county is nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Trail.