Fayette County Sheriff

The Fayette County Sheriff's office has released the name of the man shot and killed by a deputy on Wednesday. 

Fayette County Sheriff's deputies shot and killed a man Wednesday who authorities say was a suspect in a crime.

An online petition seeks to have Fayette County Sheriff Vern Stanforth suspended for his handling of the investigation into the arson-related death of 8-year-old Mackenzie Branham in 2006.

Fayette County Sheriff's deputies say one person was shot and wounded last night in the parking lot of a church.

Classes are canceled today in the Miami Trace Local Schools because of a social media threat.

Fayette County officials are giving the all clear after a chlorine leak forced residents to shelter in place. 

Fayette County Sheriff's deputies say hundreds of evacuated residents are back in their homes after a tanker truck crash on U.S. Route 62 last night.

Charges are pending against several people accused of growing marijuana in Fayette County.