Two Southeastern Kentucky Men Facing Murder/Kidnapping Charges

WOODBINE, KY - KSP has now opened a murder investigation for the death of Matthew Welsh (36) of Woodbine. Mr. Welsh was pronounced deceased by the Knox County Deputy Coroner. Preliminary investigation indicates Mr. Welsh was found deceased after an altercation involving stabbing that took place at his residence involving Joseph Masters, (33) of Woodbine and Charles "CJ" McVey, (37) of Woodbine.
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Job alert: These jobs are open in Hazard

Want to get yourself a job? Here are a selection of open positions in Hazard: 1. CDL-A Lease Purchase Truck Driver - Take Home $1500 or More a Week!; 2. Wound Care (Wound) Travel Nurse RN - $76.43/Hour $3057/Weekly; 3. Remote Licensed Insurance Sales Representative Call Center; 4. Customer
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Weather Forecast For Manchester

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Manchester: Saturday, July 31: Areas of fog then mostly sunny during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Sunday, August 1: Patchy fog then areas of fog during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms then partly
Kentucky StateCorbin News Journal

One Woodbine man dead, two charged with murder Friday

A pair of Woodbine residents are now behind bars charged with killing another Woodbine resident Friday morning. Late Friday evening, Kentucky State Police Post 10 in Harlan announced that Joseph Masters, 33, and Charles “CJ” McVey, 37, were charged with murder, first-degree unlawful imprisonment and kidnapping (adult). The duo are...
Laurel County, KYSentinel-Echo

Crash closes two lanes on northbound I-75 near mile marker 40

LAUREL COUNTY — First responders were dispatched to an injury crash involving multiple vehicles on I-75. According to scanner traffic, the crash took place just before the 41 mile marker heading northbound around 1:49 p.m. The London-Laurel Rescue Squad reported two lanes of the interstate were closed around mile marker 40.
Bell County, KYWTVQ

Bell, Knox County authorities search for theft suspect

BELL COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Authorities in Bell County want the public’s help in finding a suspect connected to recent thefts. According to a post on the Bell County Sheriff’s Department Facebook page, the suspect is wanted in connection to thefts from Dollar General stores in Bell and Knox counties. He was seen loading laundry baskets full of merchandise and running out of the store with the items.
London, KYCorbin Times Tribune

Saint Joseph London Limits Visitation Due to Concerns about the Delta Variant

LONDON — As the number of COVID-19 cases in Kentucky begin to increase again, Saint Joseph London is following guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and will be restricting visitation to help protect patients, employees, providers and visitors. Starting Thursday, July 29, only one visitor per...
Knox County, KYWTVQ

UPDATE: Two arrested, victim identified in Knox County stabbing death

WOODBINE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Two people were arrested and charged with murder on Friday in connection to the stabbing death of a Woodbine man, according to Kentucky State Police. Investigators say 36-year old Matthew Welsh was found dead after being stabbed during a fight at his home involving 33-year old Joseph Masters and 37-year old Charles “CJ” McVey, both of Woodbine. KSP did not release any details about the fight.
Laurel County,

Man Arrested After Trying To Flee Laurel County Police During Traffic Stop

Laurel County Sheriff John Root says Deputy Tommy Houston pulled a vehicle over on Hwy 770 near Corbin after noticing the driver commit multiple traffic violations. During the stop the driver, 43-year-old Christopher Stanley of Barbourville, was determined to be under the influence and he attempted to flee on foot. Stanley was arrested and charged with DUI with aggravating circumstances, fleeing or evading police and others. He was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.
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Hazard Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Hazard: Saturday, July 31: Areas of fog then mostly sunny during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Sunday, August 1: Patchy fog during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms then partly cloudy overnight; Monday, August
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Here’s the cheapest gas in Hazard Saturday

(HAZARD, KY) Gas prices vary across in the Hazard area, but if you’re willing to head for the cheapest station, you could be saving up to $0.17 per gallon. According to a survey by GasBuddy, Gas 'N Go at 50 Morton Blvd was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $2.82 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Shell at 108 E Main St, where a gallon of regular was selling for $2.99.

Spotty showers possible for Saturday

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) - A few showers are possible to end July, but below average temperatures are on the way to begin August. We stay under mostly cloudy skies tonight with scattered showers moving through the area. Low temperatures will dip down into the mid-60s. As we go into Sunday,...