“Trump” Name Can’t Be Used

“Trump” Name Can’t Be Used Monday, a Franklin Circuit judge decided a Republican candidate cannot use the nickname ‘Trump’ on the ballot.The secretary of state’s office said Carl Nett was trying to gain a political advantage with the name. Nett disagreed, saying that it is how some people know him.The court ruled Nett’s constitutional…

Whitley County Watching The Water

Whitley County Watching The Water Whitley County Emergency Management Crews say they have already had to close a few backroads and are watching for others that may need to be closed as well, including George Hays Road.But some areas are particularly known to cause issues and they are having to work on continually as…

Flag Drop-off In Martin County Courthouse

Flag Drop-off In Martin County Courthouse On President’s Day employees with the Martin County Courthouse celebrated in a special way. A new United States flag drop-off box is set up inside. The Disabled American Veterans Chapter 141 from Belfry attended the unveiling. 20+ year Veteran and Chapter Commander Raymond Brown says retiring a flag…

Perry County State Of Emergency

Perry County State Of Emergency Perry County Judge-Executive Scott Alexander has declared a local state of emergency for the county. He says this is in response to all of the mudslides, rockslides, breaks in the roadway, and other problems the county has seen recently. Damages are already more than $100,000 across the county. He…