ATV Crash in Bell County

Monday, October 16
by Ashley Martin

Two people were sent to the hospital with serious injuries Saturday night after an ATV crash in Bell County.  Kentucky State Police were called to the scene at a strip mine area in Bell County where authorities say a Jeep collided with an ATV driven by a man and woman.  They were taken to the hospital, while the Jeep driver was not hurt.  The cause of the crash is still currently under investigation.

Watch Out For Parvo

Monday, October 16
by Ashley Martin

Local Veterinarians are warning dog owners to be on the lookout for signs of Parvovirus. The disease targets dogs and is highly contagious. There are signs the disease is being spread locally. If you haven't had your dog vaccinated against parvo, now is the best time to do it.

Two Car Wreck in Bell County

Monday, October 16
by Ashley Martin

After a two car wreck last night on US 119 in Bell County, one person was taken into custody while two people were taken to the hospital.  The accident happened around 7:00 p.m. near the Calvin Post Office. Investigators say they believe alcohol may have been a factor in the accident.

Crash Claims One Life in Estill County

Monday, October 16 2017
by Ashley Martin

Early yesterday morning a crash in Estill County claimed the life of a 26-year-old man.  Kentucky State Police said that 23-year-old Austin Shockley was driving along Highway 499 Bypass near Irvine when his truck crossed the center lane and collided head-on with a passenger car, killing General J. Bowen.  Shockley and a passenger from the car hit were airlifted to the University of Kentucky hospital. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

Charges Filed Against Suspected Shooter of Phelps High School Football Coach

August 14, 2017
Charges have been filed against a man suspected of shooting and injuring the Phelps High School football coach, David Jones, last month. Dennis Paige Junior faces charges in West Virginia for malicious wounding. Authorities said the shooting incident was a domestic incident. Paige surrendered to police yesterday.