Wolfe County, KY

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Wolfe County falls in softball state tournament

(WYMT) - The Wolfe County Wolves lost to Lewis County in the KHSAA Softball Semi-State tournament, 10-6. The Wolves led at the end of the second inning 1-0. After a rain delay, Wolfe County got behind and never caught up, down 8-2 after the fourth inning. Wolfe County ended their...
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Heat illness related rescue in Wolfe County

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - As we head closer to summer, heat-related illnesses are more common as people spend more time outdoors. Yesterday, Wolfe County Search and Rescue responded to a hiker in distress due to heat exhaustion. Whether it is sunny skies or overcast like today, heat-related illnesses can affect anyone. With a forecast this week of high humidity levels, it’s something you’ll have to watch because it can catch you off guard.
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Summer Fun & Heat-Related Illness

As temperatures continue to rise and the summer season gets in full swing, individuals should keep the potential for heat-related illnesses in mind. While heat rash, cramps and sunburns also fall within the category, the symptoms for heat exhaustion and heat stroke should be a familiarity for those planning outdoor activities over the next few months. Organizations like the Wolfe County Search and Rescue Team respond to numerous calls of individuals experiencing these illnesses on hiking trails each year.
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Runners, runs, rally for Royals

ASHLAND All Rose Hill Christian had to do to score runs was to actually get on base. Wolfe County's Andrew Mayabb carried a perfect game through four innings on Monday night in Central Park. Then the Royals' Kai Coleman and Cody Hensley got on base on consecutive errors to begin the fifth, which had the same effect as cranking an ignition.
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Shawn Patrick Pearce, 29, of Wolfe County: 20 Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

Campton, Ky. (May 7, 2021,) — The Kentucky State Police (KSP) Electronic Crime Branch arrested Shawn Patrick Pearce, 29, on charges related to child sexual abuse material. Pearce was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation after discovering the suspect uploading images of child sexual exploitation online.
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Wolfe County man charged in child pornography case

CAMPTON, Ky. (WYMT) - One Eastern Kentucky man is facing serious charges following an investigation by Kentucky State Police. Officials say troopers served a search warrant Thursday at a home in Campton after learning someone inside was uploading child pornography to the internet. During the search, they found equipment used...
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One for the record books: Wolfe County Search and Rescue team rescues hiker

WOLFE COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - It was a rescue for the record books for the Wolfe County Search and Rescue team after they rescued a hiker in their longest rescue yet. The rescue team said a woman was hiking with her friends Sunday afternoon in the Clifty Wilderness area of Red River Gorge, in the Dry Fork Drainage, when she hurt her right leg.