Tragedy Unfolds: Amber Alert Ends as 5-Year-Old Found Safe, Father Arrested for Mother's MurderND BossieNewsBreak Contributor
Kentucky Man Held on $1 Million Bond in Murder and Kidnapping CaseNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Mother's Tragic Passing, Child Found SafeHeadline HoneypotNewsBreak Contributor
Kentucky Girl Found Safe, Father in Custody for Mother's MurderNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Underdog Newport knocks off No. 2 Lyon County, and Travis Perry, to advance to All ‘A’ Classic finalsNorthern Kentucky TribuneNewsBreak Contributor
Man arrested on numerous charges in Crittenden County
A man was arrested Monday evening after trying to get away from authorities in Crittenden County. The Crittenden County Sheriff's Office and Kentucky State Police attempted to arrest 32-year-old Edward "Butchie" Piper on a parole bench warrant. Piper fled from officers on foot through a field and was apprehended a...
U.S. 641 cleared following semi crash near 4.5 mile marker in Lyon Co., Ky.
LYON COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - U.S. 641 has been cleared following a semi truck crash near the 4.5 mile marker, between Eddyville and Fredonia, Kentucky. According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, the roadway was blocked just north of KY 1943. The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office reported the truck was hauling...
How personal income has changed in Lyon County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Lyon County, Kentucky and how it compares to state and national levels.
Lyon Co. woman facing charges after investigation into missing child
A Kuttawa woman is facing several charges following investigation into a missing child in Lyon County last week. According to the Lyon County Sheriff’s Department, deputies and multiple other first responder agencies went to the area of KY 93 North, where it was reported a 1-year-old child had gone missing. The child was located over 200 yards away from his residence, near a wooded area and a creek.
United Way Of The Pennyrile Annual Campaign Closes North Of $700K Goal
Co-chairs of the 2023-24 United Way of the Pennyrile Campaign, Blues Brothers Cody Noffsinger and Chris Jung promised that if the Christian, Trigg, Todd and Caldwell communities bound together to surpass a goal of $700,000, they would recreate the “Soul Man” synchrony — made famous by Dan Aykroyd and John Belushi.
Speeding Stop Leads to Marijuana Arrest on IH-30
On Monday, February 19, 2024, a Department of Public Safety (DPS) Trooper on patrol along IH-30 near the 130 mile marker spotted a 2014 Volkswagen Jetta traveling at a high speed. Confirming the vehicle's speed at 90 mph in a 75 mph zone, the Trooper activated emergency lights and pulled the car over near the 129 mile marker.
Locust Grove Baptist Church is back and under renovation, thanks to community support
KUTTAWA, Ky. — With the building back in their possession, members of a historic Black church in Kentucky are now working to give the 140-year-old structure new life. Locust Grove Baptist Church, the oldest Black church in Lyon County, is now under renovation. The renovation project comes after the...
Trigg County Solar Farm Ordinance Passes First Reading
Trigg County is looking to ensure all residents have equal protections as solar power continues to grow in the region. During Tuesday night’s Fiscal Court meeting, Judge Executive Stan Humphries went over the proposed Solar Ordinance. He adds the County ordinance will follow the state guidelines with one exception...
Dawson Springs Police move to new space
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (WEVV) — A Hopkins County Police Department now has a new place to call their own. Dawson Springs Police say after 47 years in the same offices, they have officially moved into their new police station. It is now located in the old City Hall and...
Eastbound I-24 Weight Station and ramps in Lyon County closed for Tuesday
LYON COUNTY, KY — The eastbound weight station on Interstate 24 in Lyon County will be closed until 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 20. According to a news release from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 1, the station, near the 36 mile marker of I-24, was closed for maintenance. During the closure, there will be no access to the weight station or the parking lot.
Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest for Drug and Weapon Possession in Hopkins County
Hopkins County Sheriff's Deputies conducted a routine traffic stop on Sunday, February 18, 2024, after spotting a Ford F-150 pickup truck without a front license plate. During the stop, deputies encountered 38-year-old Kevin Wade McPherson, the driver of the vehicle, and noticed a pistol in the driver's door panel. Concerned for their safety, deputies asked McPherson to step out of the vehicle, and he was subsequently detained in handcuffs.
Local Gem Show Preview: Rare Fluorite Specimen from Rosiclare to Feature in 2024 ESCONI Auction
The 2024 ESCONI Gem, Mineral, and Fossil Show Live Auction is scheduled for March 16th and 17th at the DuPage Fairgrounds in Wheaton, IL. This is the second announcement for the event, which will be at the same venue as last year.
Purchase Area Coffee and Chocolate Festival happening in March
CALVERT CITY, Ky. (HEARTLAND WEEKEND) - The Purchase Area Coffee and Chocolate Festival is set to take place the first weekend of March. The festival begins on Saturday, March 2 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will run through Sunday, March 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Calvert City Civic Center.
Highschool Baseball | 24 February Jackson Prep Boys Game Notice
The Jackson Prep Boys Baseball team will have a Tournament game with Lyon County(Eddyville, KY) on 24 February, 2024, 4 PM. As of now, Patriots has won 19 games and lost 17 games, and the winning rate is 0.528.
Marion still dealing with long-term consequences of water crisis
Crittenden County Judge-Executive Perry Newcom recently noted that work is well underway to make repairs on the earthen dam at Lake George, nearly two years after it had to be intentionally breached, pushing the city of Marion into a water crisis that is still having its effects today. WPKY reported...
Jennings Flees Hopkins County Deputies, Parents Arrested
As the result of an ongoing investigation by the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office into the theft of several luxury cars, deputies went to a residence to CR 2300 to serve a felony warrant on Everett Jennings. Deputies knocked on the door, but although they could see people inside, nobody answered the door. The deputies then went around the house, and saw Jennings attempting to flee out of a window, but he quickly shut the window and retreated into the house. Deputies then made contact with Jennings parents, Juana and Valton, who became combative with the deputies. During the scuffle, one deputy’s badge was knocked off, and another deputy’s bodycam was knocked off of his uniform. They were arrested for several charges including Assault of a Public Servant, and Hindering Apprehension of a Known Felon, both felonies. During the scuffle, Everett Jennings managed to escape from the house. Hopkins County law enforcement await Everett Jennings to turn himself in on the latest matter.
Kentucky Girls High School Basketball: How to Stream the Madisonville North Hopkins High School vs. Crittenden County High School Game - February 20
Crittenden County High School will host Madisonville North Hopkins High School on Tuesday, February 20 at 6:00 PM CT. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. North Hopkins vs. Crittenden Co. Game Information. Game Day: Tuesday,...
PHOTOS – Caldwell County 65 Union County 49
Caldwell County picked up its 17th win of the season Tuesday night, turning back Union County 65-49 at the CAB gym in Princeton. See some of the action between the Tigers and the Braves in this YSE photo gallery.
Man accused of fraudulent insurance acts in Graves County
GRAVES COUNTY, Ky. (KBSI) – A Marshall County man faces insurance fraud and other charges in Graves County. Travis A. Thorpe, 33, of Gilbertsville faces charges of falsely reporting an incident and fraudulent insurance acts. On January 13, Thorpe reported that his Chevrolet 2500HD Diesel pickup had been stolen...
GOOD NEWS — Trigg County’s Plymale Bound For State Academic Competition
Following a strong showing in district competition at Crittenden County High School, Trigg County High School’s academic team didn’t come up empty-handed in this past weekend’s regional efforts at Calloway County High School. Answering 34 of 50 questions correctly, senior Rhett Plymale took fifth place in social...