--From the Louisville
, of the 21st inst., we take the following:
Northern papers report what they style "Startling News" from Eastern Kentucky
The people are rising in overwhelming numbers to join the standard of Humphrey Marshall
as he approaches with his victorious army of the "Blue Grass
is at Owingsville, Bath county
, with four hundred brave Kentuckian, who have united to expel the Yankee
invaders, and have volunteered in the Confederate army.
with the same number is at West Liberty, Morgan county
. Colonel Williams
with 1,600 men is at Hazel Green
, in the same county.
General Humphrey Marshall
, with a large force, is at Prestonsburg, Floyd county
There is great excitement in all the Blue Grass
The Yankee troops stationed at Paris
, Bourbon county
, expected an attack, and sent hastily for reinforcements.
A number of Federal soldiers attempted to arrest some Southern Rights men at Bagdad, Shelby county
, 15 miles from Frankfort
, on the Louisville railroad.
They were repulsed, and the Kentuckian effected their escape.
There are indications of an uprising of the Southern
men in all that portion of the State
Three more regiments of Indiana
troops arrived at Louisville
on Saturday and Sunday last.