Catholic Priest Resigns Amid Allegations

Catholic Priest Resigns Amid Allegations A Catholic priest in Kentucky has resigned as pastor of a church following allegations of inappropriate contact made by two men. Bishop John Stowe accepted the resignation of the Rev. Alan Carter as pastor of Saints Peter and Paul Church in Danville this week. Catholic Diocese of Lexington communications…

Floyd Co. Prison Reopening Under State Lease

Floyd Co. Prison Reopening Under State Lease Kentucky officials announced plans Friday to lease a private prison in Floyd County that will house hundreds of inmates. The 650-bed facility in Wheelwright will be run by the state, providing needed space for medium-security inmates. The venture will help alleviate the backlog of inmates placed in…