Nine Clay County residents have been arrested and charged with domestic violence and/or causing a public disturbance.
Manchester Police Officer Jeff Couch responded to the Family Dollar store to investigate a complaint of an intoxicated female and located Shaunta Bowling. Bowling, age 25 appeared to be intoxicated and after further investigation it was determined that Bowling was under the influence and had an outstanding Clay County warrant issued for her arrest.
Manchester Police Officer Kelly Johnson responded to the Beech Creek Lake to investigate a report of a vehicle in the water and discovered a partially submerged black Chevrolet Cavalier.
Anthony Sizemore and Russell Bowling have entered a guilty plea for taking part in a drug ring that stretched from California to Georgia and centered at the home of meth dealer Roy Gibson of Upper Rader. They will be sentenced March 17 in federal court in London.
New Manchester City Council and Mayor were sworn in by City Clerk Mamie Smith Monday night. (left to right) Betty S. Meredith, Penny Robinson, Darnell Hipster, Jamey Mills, Esther Thompson, Dr. James Rice, James Ed Garrison (Mayor) and Fred Rogers. Claude Davis was out of town.
Two Manchester residents were jailed following a high-speed pursuit that began as a result of a busted windshield. Ralph Hoskins and Amelia N. Copeland….
A Manchester man remains in jail after Clay County Sheriff Deputy Jeremy Gabbard confiscated a large supply of methamphetamine following an investigation.
Danville Little has agreed to a plea deal that describes Little as part of a pipeline of Lexington (KY) cocaine to Eugene Slone.
Two Clay County men have been arrested on additional charges while being served for outstanding warrants. Clay County Sheriff Deputy Taye Napier arrested Dennis Earl Jones and Michael Couch over the weekend.
Robert Lee Hibbard and Audrey Hall have reached agreements in a federal indictment related to the Eli Marcum murder case.
Two Clay County residents have been arrested in connection with a shooting at Manchester Wal-Mart. Police arrested Ashley Cecile Bray on a warrant that claims Bray assisted in keeping Richard Lawson confined while her boyfriend, Michael Landon Edwards went to get a gun to shoot Lawson.