Rockcastle County Newswire

Rockcastle County Newswire

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

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  1. Grand Jury Indicts Women Charged With Beating Elderly Rockcastle County Woman To DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Rockcastle County grand jury has indicted two women accused of killing an elderly woman during a break-in on murder charges. Police say the duo broke into the home of Mary Hinton, 85, last June, hoping to steal money for meth.

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  2. Iconic Elliott County Folk Art MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Office and Art council Board are offering a $500 reward for any information leading to an arrest. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into an ...

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  3. Man Accused In Tennessee Crash Involvement Will Not Fight ExtraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Benjamin Brewer, accused of killing half-a-dozen people on a Tennessee Interstate will face separate charges here in Kentucky. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon.

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  4. New PSA About Victims of Drinking and DrivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... around Bardstown, where it was filmed. The PSA was made with the help of Mothers Against Drunk Driving. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into an ...

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  5. Frankfort Police Warn Public Of Stolen Badge And GunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... photo identification card. Any legitimate officer should be able to show you this information. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into an argument ...

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  6. Pistorius Release Put On Hold Until Case Reviewed AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... in 2013. Mhaga didn't say when the parole board would meet to consider Pistorius for release from jail. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into an ...

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  7. Cold Front Brings More Showers, StormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... will bring some sunshine and much lower humidity levels for the end of the work week on into the weekend. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into ...

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  8. Crash On I-75 in Madison County Causes Lane ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... an alternate route of travel if possible. They have no estimate as to when all lanes will be reopened. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into an ...

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  9. Sacha Killeya-Jones Will Play For UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... excited to announce that I have committed to the University of Kentucky," says Killeya-Jones on Instagram. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into ...

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  10. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... some of the facilities that were run-down and outdated. This is a great face lift for the whole campus." Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into ...

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  11. Hardin County Man Charged In Death Of Infant Faces JudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Court records show witnesses called 911 after seeing a man repeatedly hitting a child in a car seat while driving along a highway. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon.

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  12. Mayor Facing Sex Charges Pleads Not GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... prostitution. Investigators say Ellis made promises to three women in exchange for sexual favors. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into an ...

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  13. Accomplice In Winchester Bank Robbery ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... in the Marion County Florida Jail. Authorities have not said when he will be brought back to Kentucky. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into an ...

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  14. Man Accused Of Crash That Killed Six In Tennessee Faces Kentucky ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... vehicle in front of me come charging in the parking lot toward me, so I had no idea what was going on." Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into an ...

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  15. Former Johnson Co. Educator Takes Plea Deal In Sex Case With MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... a fine of more than $250,000 and supervised and a term of supervised release of no less than 5 years. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into an ...

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  16. 2 Pellet Guns Confiscated At Lexington Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... gun in a separate compartment in a backpack. Parents were notified by email and voicemail of the incident. Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into ...

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  17. Stoops Is Excited About The Change In His Wide OutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... plays or somebody behind them, or somebody sitting on the bench, is ready to go in there and make a play." Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into ...

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  18. Ky. "Black Lives Matter" Activist In Center Of ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... about my race to get into @Morehouse. I did not concoct a lie about my race to get an @Oprah scholarship." Rockcastle County deputies arrested a woman accused of stabbing her own father Tuesday afternoon. Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into ...

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  19. Woman Accused Of Stabbing Her Own Father In Rockcastle CountyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Officials say Shawana Burkhart, 37, got into an argument with her 71-year-old father at a home on Countryside Circle. Deputies say the argument turned violent and Burkhart stabbed her father several times with a steak knife.

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  20. Sheriff: Rockcastle Co. Woman Stabs Father Several Times During ArgumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Rockcastle County Sheriff says that Shawana Burkhart stabbed her 71-year-old father, Orville Burkhart, with a steak knife several times Tuesday afternoon. The sheriff says after the attack the victim was able to leave the house and walk two to three hundred feet to a neighbor's house where they then called 911.

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