McCreary County Newswire

McCreary County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 77 in McCreary County, KY

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

    Sunday | 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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  2. 'Makings of a Master' exhibit goes to Burkesville, KY, 4 Jul 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Columbia Magazine

    ... "Makings of a Master" will travel to Whitley City, where it will be on display Sept. 2-Oct. 31 at the McCreary County Public Library. The "Makings of a Master" exhibit is on loan from the arts council and contains seven display cases housing a ...

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  3. Tri-City Stars advanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... will play Corbin on Friday at 6 p.m. in the winners bracket semifinals. Corbin advanced with a 14-0 win over McCreary County on Wednesday. North Laurel was playing Clay County last night in the other semifinal game.

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  4. Couple collected mother's SS for 18 years after her deathRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Columbia Magazine

    Couple collected mother's SS for 18 years after her death McCreary County, KY, Couple sentenced to prison for defrauding Social Security and Kentucky Medicaid out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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  5. Coroner confirms body found is that of missing O'boro womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... missing Owensboro woman hopes for return ] We're told Parker was on vacation with her boyfriend and her son. McCreary County EMA officials say they were all in the water Saturday evening when Parker slipped beneath the surface.

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  6. Search crews find body in area where O'boro woman went missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... missing Owensboro woman hopes for return ] We're told Parker was on vacation with her boyfriend and her son. McCreary County EMA officials tell WLEX they were all in the water Saturday evening when Parker slipped beneath the surface.

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  7. Body Of Woman Missing Near Cumberland Falls FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... State Resort Park Tuesday. Officials say Nina Parker, 24, was on vacation with her boyfriend and her son. McCreary County emergency management officials say they were all in the water Saturday evening in the Eagle Falls area when the Owensboro woman ...

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  8. Heat impacting search for missing womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WKYT

    She went missing near Eagle Falls, about half a mile downstream from Cumberland Falls on the Whitley County/McCreary County border. "We had three people evidently swimming or wading in the Cumberland River below the falls, the lady went under the water, and we've been here since searching for her," Danny Moses, Whitley County's Emergency Management Director.

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  9. Search For Woman Missing In Cumberland Falls Area ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Officials say Nina Parker, 24, was on vacation with her boyfriend and her son. McCreary County emergency management officials say they were all in the water Saturday evening in the Eagle Falls area when the Owensboro woman slipped beneath the surface.

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  10. Authorities On The Scene Of Incident At Carter CavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Kentucky State Police troopers along with Fish and Wildlife Department officers, search and rescue crews, and the coroner were all called out to the scene along Cave Land Drive near the campgrounds at Carter Caves late Sunday night. Search and rescue crews in McCreary County are searching the Cumberland Falls area for a woman who disappeared Saturday.

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  11. Mild And Muggy Monday MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... also check out your 8 day LEX 18 StormTracker Forecast on LEX 18 News at Sunrise. Search and rescue crews in McCreary County are searching the Cumberland Falls area for a woman who disappeared Saturday. The McCreary County Emergency Management ...

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  12. Pizza Delivery Driver Robbed In LexingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... him. Police say the suspects were black teens wearing ski masks and gloves. Search and rescue crews in McCreary County are searching the Cumberland Falls area for a woman who disappeared Saturday. The McCreary County Emergency Management director ...

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  13. Suspect Knocks Himself Out Running From PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... fleeing/evading police, criminal mischief and possession of drug paraphernalia. Search and rescue crews in McCreary County are searching the Cumberland Falls area for a woman who disappeared Saturday. The McCreary County Emergency Management ...

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  14. Grill Sparks Fire At Lexington ApartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... black smoke coming off of it," Lexington Fire Department Chief Mark Harvey said. Search and rescue crews in McCreary County are searching the Cumberland Falls area for a woman who disappeared Saturday. The McCreary County Emergency Management ...

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  15. Police Make Arrest In Connection With String Of FiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Investigators say she used a flammable liquid and matches to start the fires. Search and rescue crews in McCreary County are searching the Cumberland Falls area for a woman who disappeared Saturday. The McCreary County Emergency Management director ...

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  16. Search underway for missing Owensboro woman at Cumberland FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Search and rescue crews are looking for an Owensboro woman who disappeared Saturday evening at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park. The McCreary County EMA Director tells WLEX-TV the 24-year-old woman went missing while she was in the water with two other people at Eagle Falls.

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  17. Crews Searching Cumberland Falls For Missing WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Search and rescue crews in McCreary County are searching the Cumberland Falls area for a woman who disappeared Saturday. The McCreary County Emergency Management director says a 24-year-old woman from Owensboro went missing near Eagle Falls while she was in the water with two other people around 6:30 p.m. Emergency crews searched on land, water and even by air until 10 p.m. Saturday night, without any luck.

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  18. Fatal Traffic Crash in McCreary CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Kentucky State Police

    On Tuesday, June 09, 2015 at approximately 11:25 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a single-vehicle traffic crash involving a pedestrain on Wilburn K. Ross HWY in the Stearns community of McCreary County. Upon arrival, Trooper Wendell Higginbotham determined that a 1999 Chevrolet Impala operated by Shawn Smith, 21, of Stearns, KY was traveling westbound in a dark unlit section of the highway when he struck Mickey A. Hatfield, 27, of Revelo, KY which was walking in the westbound direction.

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  19. Pedestrian Killed In McCreary County.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    It happened on the Wilburn K Ross Highway in the Stearns community. Mickey A Hatfield, 27, was hit by a 1999 Chevy Impala that was driven by 21-year-old Shawn Smith.

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  20. PHS set to host Shoot Hoops Not Drugs CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... camps will be held at Magoffin County High School, Jackson County High School, Lynn Camp High School and McCreary County Middle School. The camp will begin at 4 p.m. and conclude about 7 p.m. Participants are asked to arrive 30 minutes early for ...

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