Pike County sheriff remains free on bond

Pike County sheriff remains free on bond

Suspended Pike County Sheriff Charles Reader remains free on bond despite having allegedly violated a court order not to have any contact with potenti...

September 26th, 2019 |  


Three Rhoden suspects appear in Pike Co. court

Three Rhoden suspects appear in Pike Co. court

As they sat Tuesday in the audience for the first of two scheduled pretrial hearings for two of the capital murder suspects in the Rhoden family murde...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Documents detail sheriff’s misconduct

Documents detail sheriff’s misconduct

Numerous documents involving the investigation and ultimate suspension of Pike County Sheriff Charles Reader, which were released Tuesday, provide pre...

September 4th, 2019 |  



Newcomb remains free, trial still set for October

Newcomb remains free, trial still set for October

Arguably the most important statement Wednesday in what turned out to be the longest hearing so far in the ongoing trials related to the 2016 Rhoden f...

August 29th, 2019 |  


Suspended Pike County sheriff gets February trial date

Suspended Pike County sheriff gets February trial date

Indicted on eight felony and eight misdemeanor counts ranging from theft in office to tampering with evidence, suspended Pike County Sheriff Charles R...

August 13th, 2019 |  


First evidence in Rhoden murders may come in Oct.

First evidence in Rhoden murders may come in Oct.

October may be the month the public begins to see evidence and hear from witnesses in the ongoing trials related to the 2016 Rhoden family massacre.At...

July 3rd, 2019 |  


Pike Co. sheriff pleads not guilty to all counts

Pike Co. sheriff pleads not guilty to all counts

Indicted last week on eight felony and eight misdemeanor counts ranging from theft in office to tampering with evidence, Pike County Sheriff Charles R...

July 2nd, 2019 |  


Charges dropped against Fredericka Wagner, at least for now

Charges dropped against Fredericka Wagner, at least for now

Judging from two lengthy memorandas filed by the state along with its motion to dismiss charges against 77-year-old Fredericka Wagner, it would seem a...

June 27th, 2019 |  


Pike Co. sheriff apparently still under scrutiny

Pike Co. sheriff apparently still under scrutiny

A comment from a public information officer with the state auditor’s office seemed to indirectly confirm there still is an ongoing state investi...

April 11th, 2019 |  


Rhoden murder suspect in court

Rhoden murder suspect in court

Edward “Jake” Wagner, one of four members of his family facing murder charges in the slayings of eight in Pike County in 2016, appeared fo...

December 20th, 2018 |