McCreary County Newswire

McCreary County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for McCreary County, KY.

Results 1 - 20 of 84 in McCreary County, KY

  1. Neighbors want security changes after inmate escapes from Blackburn Correctional ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WKYT

    The Kentucky Department of Corrections said around 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, an inmate at Blackburn Correctional Complex walked away from the minimum-security prison. The Department of Corrections said Justin Canada, 26, was serving a 15-year sentence for convictions out of McCreary County including robbery and wanton endangerment.

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  2. Blackburn inmate escapes Wednesday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKYT

    The Department of Corrections says Justin Canada, 26, walked away from Blackburn at 2 p.m. He's the second inmate in just over a week to walk away from the minimum-security prison The Department of Corrections says Canada was serving a 15-year sentence for convictions of robbery and wanton endangerment out of McCreary County.

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  3. 2 Men Charged In Dog Dragging Case Face JudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... to be found when police and firefighters arrived at the home along Brookridge Drive around 5:15 a.m. A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the ...

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  4. Kroger To Host "Hiring Fair" At All Area LocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... consider charges against the driver in a crash that killed an 11-year-old boy earlier this month. A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the ...

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  5. Weather Update, July 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... the facility with his own personal firearm.Cheak decided to volunteer after learning that re... A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the victim ...

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  6. A Cool Front Tracks South TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... midweek but most of us will stay dry. Highs climb back to the mid to upper 80s later this week. A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the victim ...

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  7. Rain Blamed For Early Morning Crash Along I-75Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... on me, and watched over us, and kept the car on all for wheels, and it didn't flip over," she said. A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the ...

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  8. Grand Jury To Consider Charges In Woodford County Crash That Killed 11-Year-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... wanton endangerment and disregarding a traffic control device. Two drug charges were added Monday. A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the ...

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  9. Man Charged With Trafficking Two 17-Year-OldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... list of charges, including fleeing police, criminal mischief and leaving the scene of an accident. A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the ...

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  10. Man Accused Of Stealing Lighter, Assaulting Walmart EmployeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... to be found when police and firefighters arrived at the home along Brookridge Drive around 5:15 a.m. A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the ...

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  11. Pickup Truck Crashes Into Front Porch Of Lexington HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... to be found when police and firefighters arrived at the home along Brookridge Drive around 5:15 a.m. A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the ...

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  12. Pedestrian Killed By Train In LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... to be found when police and firefighters arrived at the home along Brookridge Drive around 5:15 a.m. A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the ...

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  13. Police Looking For Missing Teen Girl In Northern KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... to be found when police and firefighters arrived at the home along Brookridge Drive around 5:15 a.m. A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend.The Sheriff's Office says the ...

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  14. McCreary County Woman In Critical Condition After Hit And RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A young McCreary County woman is fighting for her life tonight after being struck in a hit and run over the weekend. The Sheriff's Office says the victim is Kylie Ball, who was critically injured shortly after 11 o'clock Saturday night along US 27 on Beulah Heights Road.

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  15. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... In addition to the Lincoln Birthplace, the parks are Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area in McCreary County, Cumberland Gap National Historical Park in Bell and Harlan counties, the Fort Heiman unit of Fort Donelson National ...

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  16. Visitors to Kentucky's national parks can earn patchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | WKYT

    ... In addition to the Lincoln Birthplace, the parks are Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area in McCreary County, Cumberland Gap National Historical Park in Bell and Harlan counties, the Fort Heiman unit of Fort Donelson National ...

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  17. 2015-07-14 - KSR - Hour 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | WKJK-AM Louisville

    Matt & the Gang are LIVE from McCreary County on the KSR summer tour where they talk UK football and welcome on UK commitment Drake Jackson

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  18. Another Spat About A Religious MonumentRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | Wizbang

    ... Perry as justification for allowing the monument to remain where it is, but they overlook the SCOTUS case of McCreary County v. ACLU of Kentucky , which also deals with a display of the Ten Commandments. In the former case, a display of the Ten ...

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  19. Oklahoma's Ten Commandments case is part of an age-old battle in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... topic as well and in 2005 issued two rulings with pointedly different conclusions. The first decision, in McCreary County vs. ACLU, concerned displays of the Ten Commandments in Kentucky courthouses. Other documents were displayed as well, such as ...

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  20. McCreary County Road Shut Down Due To CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Officials say KY-700 will remain closed between mile points five and 17 until further notice. Traffic will have to detour onto KY-1045 and US-27.

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