Eastern Kentucky

Local/Regional News
2:27 pm
Fri January 10, 2014

Obama Initiative Earns Rare Kudos From Kentucky Republicans

President Obama’s Promise Zone program has produced a rare moment of agreement between the president and the state’s Washington delegation.

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Mon June 10, 2013

Funeral Set For Pilot In Medical Helicopter Crash

Eddie Sizemore retired as a deputy in the Laurel County sheriff's office before becoming a pilot for Air Evac Lifeteam. His funeral will be on Tuesday in London, Kentucky.
Credit stamfordadvocate.com

LONDON, Ky. -- A funeral is set this week for a former sheriff's deputy who was piloting a medical helicopter when it crashed in eastern Kentucky.

Eddie Sizemore and two crew members on the helicopter died in the crash on Thursday night in the parking lot of an elementary school in Clay County.

Funeral services for Sizemore will be Tuesday at First Baptist Church of London.

Sizemore had retired as a deputy in the Laurel County sheriff's office before becoming a pilot for Air Evac Lifeteam.

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Local/Regional News
11:53 am
Thu April 25, 2013

Plea Deal Reached For International Internet Predator Caught In Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Federal prosecutors have reached a plea agreement with a resident of London, England who admitted to traveling to Eastern Kentucky with the specific intention of engaging in sex acts with a minor.  42 year old Solomon Blue Waters, pleaded guilty in federal court on Wednesday to using the internet to engage in sexual activity with an underage child.

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