Congressman joins State and Local Officials to Break Ground on New First Choice Clinic in Whitley City, Kentucky

Breaking ground

WHITLEY CITY, KY -- U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers (KY-05) joined state and local officials in McCreary County on Thursday to break ground on Cumberland Family Medical Center's new First Choice medical complex in Whitley City, which will create approximately 50 new jobs. In addition to serving as an immediate care facility, the comprehensive clinic will provide x-rays, CT scans and other medical resources in partnership with Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital. 

Amos Sparkman / Laurel County Correctional Center

Whitley County, Kentucky Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Producing Child Pornography

LONDON, KY - A Williamsburg, Ky., man, Amos Sparkman, 26, was sentenced Thursday, August 5, 2021 to 27 years in federal prison for production of child pornography, by U.S. District Judge Claria Horn Boom.

U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell

McConnell: Biden Administration has Reduced U.S. Officials to Pleading with Islamic Extremists to Spare Our Embassy as They Prepare to Overrun Kabul

LOUISVILLE, KY – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) issued the following statement regarding Afghanistan:

"David & Goliath" style Dispute between Friends of the Hoskins Cemetery in Manchester, Kentucky and a School Board (CCBOE) that's Attempting to Relocate the Historical Burial Ground has Landed in Federal Court

  Among those buried at this location are seven United States Military Veterans, two of whom are veterans from the Civil War


The Historical Hoskins Cemetery on Island Creek Hill off U.S. 421 in Clay County, Kentucky

LONDON, KY (August 12, 2021) - According to Stella B. House, Attorney-at-Law, PSC of Manchester, Kentucky, she has on behalf of over 40 friends of the Hoskins Cemetery from various counties in Kentucky and several other states (the "Plaintiffs") filed a civil action in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, London Division (the “Court”).

Richard Atkins Jr.

$20,000 Reward Offered for Information Leading to Arrest of Suspect in 2003 Murder of a Carroll County, Maryland Man

WESTMINSTER, MD (August 12, 2021) – As Maryland State Police continue to investigate the 2003 murder of a Carroll County man, the family of the victim is now offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the victim’s death.

Roughly 5 pounds of Methamphetamine Seized from a Manchester, Kentucky Man on Hal Rogers Parkway

Root 4

LONDON, KY (August 12, 2021) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: A joint investigation initiated by the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Interdiction Team assisted by the Kentucky State Police, London City Police, and the London Office of the DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) resulted in the seizure of approximately 5 pounds of Methamphetamine, Suboxone, and U.S. Currency.


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