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Brachonid wasps have an unusual and somewhat unsettling life cycle. Female wasps use a long, needle-like ovipositor to lay eggs inside other insects or their larvae. She may also inject virus-like particles that prevent the host’s immune system from destroying her eggs. After eggs hatch, was…

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State Representative Bill Wesley

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   PRTC recently began returning approximately $386,000 in Capital Credit payments to its subscribers. “We are proud that we can return these funds to our members. We invest in Jackson and Owsley Counties to provide the finest and most advanced communications services possible,” said Keith G…

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Beattyville Ent. uses mugshots w/ permission of Three Forks Regional Jail. No mugshots un-used by request- NO EXCEPTIONS! All detainees innocent until proven guilty. 

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An engine rumbles, echoing off the cramped buildings along Jackson, Ky.’s Main Street as a chromed motorcycle glides around the corner and into a parking spot in front of Steel Blade Cuts. Breathitt Countian and sole proprietor Ryan Messer shuts off the engine and goes to unlock the door to …

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     As per our developing story that was placed online last week concerning the escaped prisoner, Brant Bethune, on Friday, September 24, 2021, both he and Tony Gibson were both arrested and transported to the Three Forks Regional Jail by Owlsey County Jailer Jason Hollan. Jailer Hollan sta…

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 From Rep. Bill Wesley: After two decades of efforts to lure a major manufacturer to an undeveloped parcel of land just off of I-65 in Hardin County, we now know that the site will soon become home to the nation’s largest producer of electric automotive batteries. Ford Motor Company and SK I…

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Mugshots unavailable: Krystal Barborich 9/30- DUI. Jacob Canafax 9/27- HIP violate. Regina Fugate 9/27- P.I., possession meth. Claude Hollon 9/30- P.I., trespass. David Johnson 10/2- trespass. Justin Johnson 9/30- DUI, possession drugs, criminal littering. Melvin Lewis Jr 9/27- order. Adam M…