Wolfe County Newswire

Wolfe County Newswire

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

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  1. Rescue Crews Prep For Hot Weekend At Red River GorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Visitors are flocking to the Red River Gorge and the Daniel Boone Forest this weekend - and they'll do so with temperatures expected to break 90 degrees. With that in mind, the Powell and Wolfe county search and rescue teams are getting ready for what is expected to be a busy weekend.

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  2. Hikers Rescued After Getting Lost Near Silvermine ArchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 2 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Wolfe County Search and Rescue posted to Facebook saying they got a call from the lost hikers around 8:30 p.m. Sunday night. Rescue crews say the group was wise by calling 911 upon realizing they were lost, and staying in one place until being found.

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  3. Combs, EstherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    COMBS, Esther Brown Age 85, of Middletown, passed away Friday, May 18, 2018 at Arlington Pointe Nursing Home. She was born September 25, 1932 in Wolfe County, Kentucky, the daughter of Wesley and Laura Brown and lived in this area most of her life.

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  4. Group Of Hikers Get Lost On Unofficial Red River Gorge TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    According to Wolfe County Search and Rescue, dispatch received a 911 call from two lost subjects in Red River Gorge on the Wildcat Trail Head. The two only had 1% battery life on their phone, so triangulating their position proved difficult.

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  5. STOVALL, HenryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    ... by a brother, James R. (Gwen) Stovall of LA, and a sister, Dorothy (Herbert) Stewart of VA. A native of Wolfe County, KY, Henry was a graduate of the Hazel Green Academy which his parents ran for many years. He earned his undergraduate degree at ...

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  6. ADAMS, StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    ADAMS, Stanley Age 67, of Middletown, passed away Sunday, April 29, 2018 at his residence. He was born March 23, 1951 in Wolfe County, KY.

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  7. BREWER, James BedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    BREWER, James Bedford Age 90, of Monroe, passed away Monday, March 26, 2018 at West Chester Hospital. He was born on January 3, 1928 in Wolfe County, KY to Willie and Evalee Brewer.

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  8. Kentucky man found dead after fall in Red River GorgeRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Wolfe County Coroner Frank Porter told news media outlets that 20-year-old Luis Fernando Carlos died Tuesday evening after falling off Whistling Arch trail. Wolfe County Search and Rescue said on its Facebook page that Carlos was camping with friends in Red River Gorge.

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  9. Kentucky man found dead after fall in Red River GorgeRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Wolfe County Coroner Frank Porter told news media outlets that 20-year-old Luis Fernando Carlos died Tuesday evening after falling off Whistling Arch trail. Wolfe County Search and Rescue said on its Facebook page that Carlos was camping with friends in Red River Gorge.

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  10. NKY man dies from fall at Red River GorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A tri-state man died Tuesday night from what police believe to be a fall at Red River Gorge, LEX18 reports. The Wolfe County Coroner identified the victim Wednesday, according to LEX18, as 20-year-old Luis Fernando Carlos of the Florence/Burlington area.

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  11. One Dead In Hiking AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... the cliff and eventually team members found him deceased approximately 150 feet from the top of the cliff line. Wolfe County Search and Rescue wants to stress that camping along cliffs while under the influence, is a terrible idea. They sent their ...

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  12. LFCHD Visits Chinese Restaurant After Photo Shows Ducks Hanging Near DumpsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... said her son came home that day and was 'white as a ghost'. Her son told her that two middle-aged white men... WOLFE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) - A man died Tuesday night in an apparent fall from an arch at Red River Gorge, and authorities say ...

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  13. Michelle Obama Reached Out To Family Of Girl Awestruck By Her PortraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... said her son came home that day and was 'white as a ghost'. Her son told her that two middle-aged white men... WOLFE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) - A man died Tuesday night in an apparent fall from an arch at Red River Gorge, and authorities say ...

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  14. Outdoor Warning Siren Testing Scheduled for 10 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... said her son came home that day and was 'white as a ghost'. Her son told her that two middle-aged white men... WOLFE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) - A man died Tuesday night in an apparent fall from an arch at Red River Gorge, and authorities say ...

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  15. Tip Leads To Arrest Of Juvenile With Gun On School PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... said her son came home that day and was 'white as a ghost'. Her son told her that two middle-aged white men... WOLFE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) - A man died Tuesday night in an apparent fall from an arch at Red River Gorge, and authorities say ...

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  16. Vanderbilt Injured In PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... said her son came home that day and was 'white as a ghost'. Her son told her that two middle-aged white men... WOLFE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) - A man died Tuesday night in an apparent fall from an arch at Red River Gorge, and authorities say ...

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  17. Fleming Co. School Bus Involved in Crash, No Students On BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... said her son came home that day and was 'white as a ghost'. Her son told her that two middle-aged white men... WOLFE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) - A man died Tuesday night in an apparent fall from an arch at Red River Gorge, and authorities say ...

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  18. Sam Wilson passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Sam Wilson of Campton in Wolfe County, eastern Kentucky, passed away at The Greg & Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center, Hazard, Kentucky, on Sunday, February 25, 2018, at the relatively young age of 69. He had a stroke about 10 months ago and, more recently suffered kidney failure. Born at Frozen Creek, Breathitt County, Kentucky, on December 31, 1948, Wilson played guitar and sang in the mournful, mountain style of Ralph Stanley and Dave Evans.

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  19. Sam WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    ... to a recording of Sam singing the gospel song 'How long has it been'. As well as leading his own bands, Sam (of Wolfe county, eastern Kentucky) played from time to time with Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys , as shown in other examples of ...

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  20. Cox, RosieRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    COX, Rosie B. Age 98, of Madison Township, passed away Thursday, February 22, 2018 at . She was born July 22, 1919 in Wolfe County, KY to Leander and Matilda Peck.

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