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Knox man busted for viewing child porn at Pulaski library

Ricky Gray

Ricky Gray

A Knox County man found himself behind bars again after police say he was looking at child porn in a public library.

Somerset Police arrested Ricky Gray, 30, of Cannon, Ky. and charged him with one count of distribution of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor, first offense.

According to Somerset Police, witnesses had reported seeing pornographic images involving minors on the computer used by Gray at the Pulaski County Public Library. The reports were confirmed… Continue reading

Deputy cleared

A Knox County Deputy has been officially cleared by the Grand Jury after fatally shooting a Flat Lick man during an altercation on June 29.

“The State Police investigated the incident,” said Kentucky State Police Public Affairs Officer Shane Jacobs. “We presented all of our findings and evidence to the Knox County Grand Jury and they found no true bill against the officer.”

The dismissal was returned from the Grand Jury Monday, Aug. 29.

On the night of the incident,… Continue reading

Smith indicted for perjury

Photo by Emily Baker Dexter Smith leaves the courtroom after learning he has been indicted by the Knox County Grand Jury on Monday.

Photo by Emily Baker
Dexter Smith leaves the courtroom after learning he has been indicted by the Knox County Grand Jury on Monday.

A former Knox County School Board chairman indicted by the Knox County Grand Jury appeared in Knox District Court Tuesday for his arraignment.

Dexter Smith was officially charged with a Class A misdemeanor second degree perjury charge by the Grand Jury.  According to Kentucky statute 523.030, which describes the charge levied against Smith, “A person… Continue reading

District win: Panther soccer vs Middlesboro

Knox Central boys soccer grabbed a big district win on Tuesday, August 30, over Middlesboro 9-3.

Lady Panther soccer vs McCreary

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