The March 1st Flood of 2021 will go down in history as one of the worst floods to hit Breathitt, Lee and surrounding counties. Several places in Johnson, Perry, Breathitt and Lee County were hit by torrential rain fall that has lead to historic flooding. Homes, cares and property have been lost throughout the region. Appalachian Citizens Voice has compiled 600 photos from people who have witnessed the devastation. APV will post more pics as they become available.
Felony Arrest Owingsville, KY. (July 17, 2020) – On July 16,2020 the Bath County Grand Jury returned an Indictment on Joshua Eugene Preece, age 39 of Rowan County. Joshua Eugene Preece was arrested in Rowan County by Kentucky State Police on July 17, 2020. The charges include 14 counts of Promoting a Sexual Performance of a […]
Williamsburg, Ky. (March 19, 2020) – On Thursday, March 19, at approximately 12:00 PM, the Kentucky State Police, London Post responded to a single vehicle collision that occurred in the Frakes community of Whitley County on KY 190. The initial investigation indicates that a 2007 Dodge Nitro operated by Kathryn M. Murry 61 years old […]
Fairdale, Ky. (February 12, 2020) — The Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested John Thomas Coffey Jr., 19, on charges related to child sexual exploitation. Coffey was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation after discovering the suspect communicating with a juvenile online to […]