Pickett County Press

Posted May 1, 2019 at 8:19 am

The Office of District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway has released a media statement regarding the death of Jill Peterson.

Peterson died after being attacked by six mixed breed dogs of February 26.

Investigators with the Pickett County Sheriff’s Department and the District Attorney General’s Office began to investigate the circumstances related to the death of Peterson, 88, a resident of Pickett County.

The investigation revealed that a group of mixed breed dogs owned by Holland Hugh Evans, also known as Holly Evans, had attacked Peterson and caused her death. The incident happened in the back yard of Peterson’s home. The dogs and their owner resided next door.

On Monday, April 22, a Bill of Indictment was

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    The Livingston Enterprise

    Posted March 20, 2019 at 2:04 pm


    The Overton County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) brought two Putnam County men to justice after more than 40 syringes and a variety of drugs were discovered in a school zone on Wednesday, February 27.

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    Wayne County Outlook

    Posted March 20, 2019 at 2:03 pm

    An ordinance that will allow golf carts to operate on city streets has been approved by the Monticello City Council. The council heard second reading of the ordinance, which establishes regulations regarding the operation of golf carts in the city, during its meeting held

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    The Pickett County Press …

    Posted March 13, 2019 at 8:39 am

    It has been a sad situation within our community after an elderly lady died from injuries she sustained after a dog attack.

    The incident occurred Tuesday, February 26 at around 5 p.m.

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    The Herald News …

    Posted March 13, 2019 at 8:38 am

    “We have exhausted every lead and if anyone knows anything, no one is talking about it,” said Kentucky State Police Officer Nick Hale, Post 15 in Columbia, of Amber Shirley of Edmonton. “She is very ghostly.”


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    Wayne County Outlook …

    Posted March 13, 2019 at 8:37 am

    Two people were arrested after a large quantity of crystal methamphetamine and cash were found in their motel room.

    According to information released by the Monticello City Police Department and the Lake Cumberland Area Drug Task

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    The Pickett County Press

    Posted March 6, 2019 at 9:18 am

    The Byrdstown Medical Center has welcomed two new providers, Benjamin Thomas Aaron, FNP-C and Jeffery Chase Young, PA-C.

    Aaron is a graduate of Pickett County High School and graduated last December from Tennessee Tech as a Certified

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