Posted: 06/11/2012 - SOMERSET, KY - U.S. Congressman Hal Rogers (KY-05) promotes Chris Girdler as his new District Director. The announcement comes on the heels of the June 1st retirement of Bob Mitchell who led Rogers' district operations for more than three decades. Girdler worked along-side Mitchell as Deputy District Director for the last 18 months.
Updated: 06/11/2012 - Tamela Collins says she was simply trying to help her autistic son, but the exotic monkey she brought home got her into a world of trouble.
Posted: 06/11/2012 - The Commonwealth Journal reports Tamela Collins bought the primate as a therapy device for her young son, who is autistic.
Posted: 06/08/2012 - Andrew Napier is a biology/premedical science major and will use the $9,000 scholarship to finish his studies at Eastern this fall. He graduated from Madison Central High School in 2006 and grew up in Somerset.
Posted: 06/05/2012 - Voters in Somerset will decide on June 26th whether to allow alcohol sales by the drink and in package stores.
Updated: 05/31/2012 - Officials say that senior citizens are often targeted because of their good credit or their ability to pay off loans.
Posted: 05/30/2012 - Small business owners can learn how to electronically record and track business transactions, and service industry employees can brush up on their customer service skills in two new instructor-led summer classes offered by The Center for Rural Development in Somerset.
Posted: 05/28/2012 - A man is behind bars in Pulaski County after police say he fired shots around several people at a campground.
Updated: 05/28/2012 - Investigators in southern Kentucky arrested a man after a frightening ordeal for a group of campers.
Posted: 05/24/2012 - People at Lee’s Ford Marina are getting ready for the official start to the boating season.
Posted: 05/22/2012 - She has been the cornerstone of WYMT's Mountain Family for more than two decades, but come June 1st, WYMT's General Manager Ernestine Cornett will retire.
Updated: 05/21/2012 - A three year old boy has died in what investigators call a horrible accident.
Updated: 05/21/2012 - Somerset Police say a child is dead after being hit by a car his own mother was trying to park this afternoon at SomerPlace Apartments on South Main Street.
Updated: 05/17/2012 - The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department has arrested a Somerset man on theft charges following an investigation into several thefts of utility trailers.
Posted: 05/14/2012 - A southern Kentucky police department is the first in the nation to test and evaluate a gyroplane for law enforcement use.
Posted: 05/11/2012 - Retiring state Sen. Vernie McGaha is encouraging voters in southern Kentucky's 15th District to choose Republican Mark Polston as his replacement in Frankfort.
Posted: 05/09/2012 - Police in Pulaski County have confirmed three missing children have been found in Alabama.
Posted: 05/09/2012 - Police in Pulaski County say a couple was making meth while driving and a cruiser cam captured both their failed attempt to elude a deputy and dispose of their drugs.
Posted: 05/07/2012 - The Commonwealth Journal reports the June opening of the Continental Refining Company, formerly known as Somerset Refinery, is being postponed.
Posted: 04/24/2012 - The investigation of a former head football coach is moving forward.
Updated: 04/24/2012 - A man is arrested in Pulaski County after driving on the wrong side of the road and almost causing several crashes.
Posted: 04/20/2012 - Jodi Allen of Campbellsville has been named dean of student services at Campbellsville University, according to Dr. Michael V. Carter, president.