Ashland News

  • WSAZ-TVHometown Hero: Elizabeth HicksWSAZ-TVASHLAND, Ky. (WSAZ) -- While most of us aren't thinking ahead to the holidays just yet, an Ashland woman is already hard at work on her Christmas celebration. As it turns out, she has been at it for weeks now. Elizabeth Hicks and her program Christmas ...

  • Ironton TribuneScreams on screenIronton TribuneASHLAND. Ky. — A local film production company is on the road this weekend, promoting their work of the past two years. The crew of Fun Time Productions will attend Scarefest, a horror convention in Lexington, Kentucky, where they will sell copies of ...

  • WSAZ-TVAshland citizens concerned about growing solicitation problemWSAZ-TVAs the number of businesses opening in downtown Ashland grows, so does the concern that the sudden rise in street solicitors could detour customers from shopping at the new businesses. Kathy Fraley owns a boutique in downtown Ashland, and though her ...

  • WSAZ-TVAshland Independent School District avoids major budget issueWSAZ-TV“Typically our tax collections are in October,” Ashland Superintendent Sean Howard tells WSAZ. “Typically we have three pay periods in October but with this calendar year they fell in September, so there was a lot of revenue that had yet to be received.”.

  • Ashland man killed in Florida motorcycle accidentThe IndependentCOCOA, Fla. Police have identified a 67-year-old motorcyclist killed in a Monday afternoon crash involving a teen driver, who investigators said crossed lanes on a busy highway and veered into oncoming traffic. Larry Gartrell of Cape Canaveral, and ...

  • The Courier-JournalSuper-powerful narcotics threaten KentuckyThe Courier-Journal“At that point in my life, I didn't care if I would've lived or died,” said the 31-year-old recovering addict from Ashland, Ky. The skewed mindset of addicts driven by constant craving is one reason the large animal sedative carfentanil is such a ...and more »

  • WSAZ-TVFive Ashland residents charged in drug trafficking/organized crime ringWSAZ-TVBOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) – Three Ashland men and a woman were arrested Tuesday, and more arrests are expected in a drug trafficking/organized crime ring that's been investigated for nearly a year and involved drugs being flown in from as far away as ...and more »

  • WSAZ-TVAshland Police Department under scrutiny for Facebook posts about heroin and the Zika virusWSAZ-TV"****JUST IN**** If you have recently purchased Heroin in Kentucky, West Virginia or Ohio, it may be contaminated with the Zika Virus. Please contact your local Police or Sheriff's department so they can conduct a “free” screening test on your Heroin ...Ashland PD: We'll test your heroin for ZikaThe Courier-Journalall 20 news articles »

  • WSAZ-TVLockdown lifted at Ashland elementary schoolWSAZ-TVASHLAND, Ky. (WSAZ) -- The lockdown has been lifted at Crabbe Elementary School, Ashland Police report. Officers spoke with several people, and officers didn't see anyone with a gun. Earlier Tuesday afternoon, someone called 911 reporting someone ...and more »

  • WSAZ-TVEmployee charged after reporting robbery at Long John Silver's to cover internal theftWSAZ-TVASHLAND, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A Long John Silver's employee is being charged after she reported a robbery at the business to cover up an internal theft. According to the Ashland Police Department, Alisa Lunsford, an employee of the Ashland Long John Silver's, ...

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