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AP TESTS
09/29/16

WHILE ADVANCED PLACEMENT EXAM SCORES IN THE COMMONWEALH IMPROVED THIS YEAR….THE NUMBER OF
STUDENTS TAKING THE TESTS WENT DOWN…

ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION…..THE NUMBER OF STUDENTS SCORING AT THE TOP TWO
LEVELS  WAS UP  FOUR-TO-FIVE PERCENT FROM LAST YEAR….. HOWEVER….THE NUMBER OF STUDENTS  TAKING THE
TESTS DROPPED SLIGHTLY…..…

SCORES OF THREE OR BETTER…..ON ADVANCED PLACEMENT TESTS…..CAN QUALIFY STUDENTS FOR COLLEGE CREDIT
FOR THE COURSE…..WHICH OFFICIALS ESTIMABTE SAVES KENTUCKY STUDENTS MORRE THAN  23-MILLION DOLLARS A
YEAR IN COLLEGE COSTS……



BEVIN DEFEAT
09/29/16

YESTERDAY……IN THEIR ON GOING FEUD…..ATTORNEY GENERAL ANDY BESHEAR RELEASED A TEXT MESSGE FROM
GOVERNOR MATT BEVING SAYING….HE SHOULD GET HIS OFFICE IN-ORDER…AS IT IS BECOMING AN EMBARRASSMENT
TO THE COMMONWEALTH….
THE FOLLOWING  BESHER’S PRESS CONFENEE…..THE GOVERNOR’S OFFICE SAID HE MANIPULATED THE  TEXT
MESSAGE TO MISLEAD REPORTERS AND THE PUBLIC…

THIS LATEST  VOLLEY IN THIS ON-GOING FUED  CAME SHORTLY AFTER A JUDGE  BLOCKED BEVIN’S ORDER ABOLISHING
THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE BOARD OF TRUSTREES…..
AND LAST WEEK…THE KENTUCKY SUPREMEN COURT RULED BEVIN’S MID-YEAR BUDGET CUTS TO PUBLIC COLLEGES
AND UNIVERSITIES WAS ILLEGAL….

THE GOVERNOR AND ATTORNEY GENERAL HAVE BEEN A ODDS….MOST OF THE TIME….SINCE  TAKING OFFICE…..



SPORTS
09/29/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL  SOFTBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO CAVERNA…..

THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY MONROE COUNTY…..
THE FRESHMAN FOOTBALL HOSTS GREENWOOD….
AND THE CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS RUN IN THE BARREN COUNTY INVITATIONAL…


AND IN CORE SOCCER…
IN DIVISION ONE GAMES….THE GALAXY PLAY THE THUNDER AND THE LIGHTING TAKE ON THE CHEETAHS….
DIVISION TWO GAMES….FIND THE STRIKERS GOING AGAINST THE BLAZERS AND THE MUSTANGS TANGLE WITH THE
STARZS….
AND IN DIVISION FOUR GAMES….THE LYNX PLAYS THE FORCE….



THE SEASON CAME TO AN END TUESDAY AFTERNOON….FOR THE PATRIOT GOLF TEAM….AS THEY FINISNEHD SEVENTH
IN THE REGIONAL GOLF TOURNAMENT…

SOUTH WARREN TOOK TEAM TITLE…. WITH GREENWOOD COMING IN SECOND…..

THE BOY’S STATE GOLF TOURNMENT WILL BE PLAYED NEXT WEEK IN BOWLING GREEN…..







TEEN SMOKING DOWN
09/28/16

ACCORDING TO THE “TWENTY-15  KENTUCKY  YOUTH  RISK BEHAVIOR SURVEY…. YOUTH SMOKING IN THE
ECOMMONWEALTH  IS AT A HISTORIC LOW….AS SMOKING AMONG HIGH SCHOOL LSTUDENTS  16-POINT-NINE PERCENT….
WHICH IS DOWN  FROM  26-POINT-TWO  PERCENT  10 YEARS AGO…

THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT FOR PUBLIC HEALTH ATTRIBUTES THE DECREASE IN PART……TO TOBACCO-FREE
SCHOOLS…..CURRENTLY   35-PERCENT OF SCHOOL DISTRICTS ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH  ARE TOBACCE FREE….

100 PERCENT TOBACCO-FREE SCHOOL POLICIES PROHIBIT TOBACCO….INCLUDING ALTERNATIVE NICOTINE PRODUCTS
AND VAPOR PRODUCTS…… BY STAFF… STUDENTS….AND VISITORS  24 HOURS  A DAY…..SEVEN DAYS A WEEK…INSIDE
BOARD OWNED BUILDINGS OR VEHICLES….ON SCHOOL OWNED PROPERTY….AND DURING SCHOOL-RELATED
STUDENT TRIPS……



WET-DRY ELECTIONS
09/28/16

THERE WERE A NUMBER OF WET/DRY ELECTIONS IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY YESTERDAY…..

IN BARREN COUNTY…..VOTERS APPROVED MAKING THE COUNTY WET…AS 46-HUNDRED 51 RESIDENTS  APPROVED THE
MEASURE….AND 44-HUNDRED-18 VOTED NO…

AND IN BUTLER COUNTY….THE SALE OF ALCOHOL WAS APPROVED  IN MORGANTOWN… ROCHESTER…..AND
WOODBURY…….



FISCAL COURT
09/28/16

IT WAS A RATHER ROUTINE MEETING LAST NIGHT…..AS ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELED TO THE MEADOR FIRE
DEPARTMENT…..
THE COURT DID APPROVE THE PURCHASE OF A  NEW SONAR FOR THE ALLEN CONTY RESCUE SQUAD…..

AND SHERIFF JEFF COOKE INFORMED THE COURT….THAT THANKS TO A HOME LAND SECURITY GRANT….HIS
DEPARTMENT  GETTING A THERMAL IMAGER……
                 
THE COURT ALSO GAVE FIRST APPROVAL TO ESTABLISHING  A 30 MILE-PER-HOUR SPEED LIMIT ON FOREST SPRINGS
ROAD…..



DELAYED FATAL
09/28/16

A RUSSELL COUNTY TEEN…..WHO WAS INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT  MONDAY….HAS DIED….

19 YEAR OLD LOGAN HUDSON….OF RUSSELL SPRINGS….WAS FLOWN TO THE UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY HOSPITAL L
WHERE HE DIED YESTERDAY MORNING…..



SPORTS
09/28/16

IN THIS WEEK’S COURIER/JOURNAL…..STATEWIDE…LITKENHOUS RATINGS…. BOWLING GREEN HAS TAKEN OVER THE
TOP SPOT WITH BELFRY SECOND AND TRINITY THIRD…..

AND ANOTHER SOUTHCENTRAL KENTUCKY TEAM…..FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…. IS 20TH……







ARREST-WARREN
09/27/16

AFTER RECEIVING INFORMATION ON A STOLEN VEHICLE FROM LOUISVILLE…. TROOPERS FROM THE BOWLING GREEN
POST MADE A TRAFFIC STOP  ON I-65 JUST SOUTH OF BOWLING GREEN…..

A 40-CALIBER SMITH AND WESSON HAND GUN  WAS FOUND CONCEALED  IN THE VEHICLE…..AND ONCE IT WAS
DETERMINED THE  TWENTY-15 ALTIMA WAS STOLEN…..

THEY ARRESTED AND CHARGED  23 YEAR OLD TAHJEE WINTER OF LEXINGTON WAS CHARGED  WITH RECEIVING STOLEN
PROPERTY  10-THOUSAND DOLLARS OR MORE AND CARRYING A CONCEALED  DEADLY WEAPON…..AND ALSO SERVED A
WARRANT CHARGING BURGLARY ON WINTER……




ARREST
09/27/16

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 39 YEAR OLD SHANNON W.
MEADORS OF FIVE-ZERO-NINE WEST MAIN……





FALL SWEEP
09/27/16

THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET’S…. ADOPT-A-HIGHWY  “FALL SWEEP”  IS UNDERWAY…..

EACH YEAR….TRANSPORTATION CABINET EMPLOYEES AND CONTRACTORS SPEND 200-THOUSAND HOURS REMOVING  
96-THOUSAND BAGS OF LITTER….AND TO ASSIST IN THOSE EFFORTS….THE ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY PROGRAM  WAS
ESTABLISHED IN 1988…..

CURRENTLY….THE NEARLY 700 GROUPS AND VOLUNTEERS  WHO PARTICIPATE IN THE ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY PROGRAM…..
PICKUP LITTER FROM APPROXIMATELY 14-HUNDRED  MILES OF ROADSIDE…

GROUPS ADOPT TWO-MILE SECTIONS OF ROAD…..UNDER  A TWO YEAR…. RENEWABLE CONTRACT WITH THE
TRANSPORTAION CABINET…..AND LITTER PICKUPS ARE HELD AT LEAST FOUR TIMES A YEAR….OR AS MANY TIMES AS
NECESSARY TO KEEP ADOPTED AREAS REASONABLY LITTER-FREE….



WET-DRY ELECTION
09/27/16

TWO LOCAL OPTION ELECTIONS ARE BEING HELD IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY  TODAY….AS WET/DRY ELECTIONS
WILL BE  HELD IN BARREN  COUNTY AND IN THE COMMUNITIES OF MORGANTOWN….ROCHESTER…,AND WOODBURY IN
BUTLER COUNTY…..

THE CURRENT LOCAL OPTION ELECTION PETITION  IN ALLEN COUNTY…..MUST BE TURNED IN TO THE COUNTY CLERK’S
OFFICE BY THE END OF OCTOBER…..



CITY COUNCIL
09/27/16

SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MET IN SPECIAL SESSION LAST NIGHT AND GAVE FINAL APPROVAL TO THE AD CALOREUM
TAX ORDINANCE…..

THE COUNCIAL ALSO APPROVED A CHANGE TO THE LESS LETHAL WEAPONS  POLICY  FOR THE POLICE DEPARTMENT…..
CONCERNING BEAN BAG ROUNDS…..

CAVE CITY HAS NOW JOINED THE BARREN RIVER DRUG TASK FORCE…AND THE  COUNCIL  APPROVED MAYOR ROB
CLINE TO  SIGN A NEW I NTER-LOCAL AGREEMENT  WITH THE TASK FORCE……



SPORTS
09/27/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM GOES TO BARREN COUNTY….WHILE  THE MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM
PLAYS AT DRAKES CREEK…..


THE PATRIOT GOLF TEAM PLAYS  IN THE REGION THREE GOLF TOURNAMENT  AT DALE HOLLOW  STATE PARK…..


AND IN CORE DIVISION THREE SOCCER….

THE RAPIDS GO AGAISNT THE BLITZ…..
AND THE SONICS TANGLE WITH THE SPARTANS….


AT THE GIRL’S REGIONAL GOLF TOURNAMENT…

THE LADY PATRIOTS POST A  415 TEAM SCORE..…
BARREN COUNTY  TOOK FIRST WITH GREEN COUNTY SECOND…
THE GIRL’S STATE GOLF TOURNAMENT  WILL BE PLAYED NEXT WEEK IN BOWLING GREEN….







ARREST
09/23/16
12:05PM

SOME ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

AT COUNTRY PLACE APARTMENTS…..OFFICER BRAGG CHARGED 31 YEAR OLD SCOTTIE P. COSTELLO OF 77
CARTERTOWN ROAD WITH CRIMINAL TRESPASS……

57 YEAR OLD JOHN C. TAYLOR ONE-ZERO-THREE NORTH FIRST WAS CHARGED BY OFFICER BRAGG WITH TAMPERING
WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE AND WANTON ENDANGERMENT…..

AND SERGEANT WAYDE KNOXX ARRESTED 35 YEAR OLD BENJAMIN D. ROBERTS OF THREE-20 NORTH EIGHTH ON A CLAY
COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT…….



FREE BRIDGE
09/23/16
4:05PM

THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET  IS LOOKING FOR A NEW HOME FOR A HISTORIC  BRIDGE  IN THE LEXINGTON
AREA……

THE WEISENBERGER MILL BRIDGE….WHICH IS LOCATED IN SCOTT AND WOODFORD COUNTIES…..DATES BACK TO 19-
35   AND COULD BE DONATED  TO A  CITY….. COUNTY….OR STATE GOVERNMENT….HISTORIC PRESERVATION
ORGANIZATION….. OR “ANYONE ELSE” APPROVED  BY THE KENTUCKY STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION OFFICE FOR
PRESERVATION AND REUSE AT A NEW SITE  IN THE COMMONWEALTH…..

THE BRIDGE RECIPIENT  MUST AGREE TO RECONSTRUCT IT WITHIN A YEAR OF RECEIVING ITT….. MAINTAIN IT FOR 20
YEARS….AND ALLOW THE PUBLIC TO VISIT….

AND IF THE BRIDGE IS RELOCATED TO AN APPROVED SETTING…....IT MAY STILL BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE NATIONAL
REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES…..




ACS SCHEDULE
09/23/16
06:05AM

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM PLAYS IN THE DISTRICT TOURNAMENT AT MONROE COUNTY…..

THE LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAM PLAYS IN THE WARREN EAST TOURNAMENT AT DIAMOND CAVERNS….
AND THE CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS RUN IN THE GATORLAND MEET AT PHIL MOORE PARK……

IN CORE SOCCER…..
IN DIVISION ONE…..THE THUNDER GOES AGAINST THE LIGHTENING AND THE CHEETAHS TAKE ON THE GALAXY…..
DIVISION TWO GAMES….FINED THE STARZS TAKING ON THE COSMOS AND THE BLAZERS GO AGAINST  THE MUSTANGS…..
DIVISION THREE GAMES…..HAVE  THE BLITZ TAKING ON THE STORM AND THE NINJAS TANGLE WITH THE SONICS….
AND IN DIVISION FOUR….THE FORCE PLAYS THE MAGIC….







ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT DROPS
09/23/16

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY  FELL
FROM FOUR-POINT-FIVE PERCENT IN JULY…..TO THREE-POINT-NINE PERCENT IN AUGUST….AND THIS AUGUST’S
JOBLESS WAS ALSO WELL BELOW THE FOUR-POINT-FIVE PERCENT RECORDED IN AUGUST OF LAST YEAR…..

IN THE BARREN RIVER AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT…..UNEMPLOYMENT RATES RANGED FROM THREE-POINT-FIVE
PERCENT IN MONROE AND WARREN COUNTIES…. TO FIVE-POINT-FOUR PERCENT IN EDMONSON COUNTY….

STATEWIDE….JOBLESS  RATES FELL IN 82 COUNTIES….ROSE IN 36….AND REMAINED THE SAME IN TWO….

WOODFORD COUNTY RECORDED THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT RATE  AT THREE-PERCENT….
WHILE MAGOFFIN COUNTY  HAD THE HIGHEST  JOBLESS RATE AT 16-POINT-TWO PERCENT……



MONROE ROAD CLOSURE
09/23/16

A BRIDGE REPLACEMENT  PROJECT ON NEW SALEM ROAD…..OVER PETER CREEK IN MONROE COUNTY….WILL BEGIN
MONDAY AND CREATE A ROAD CLOSURE….

THE PROJECT WILL CLOSE  NEW SALEM  ROAD AT PETER CREEK….NEAR THE MUD LICK  COMMUNITY….WITH THE  
ROADWAY EXPECTED TO RE-OPEN IN MID-NOVEMRER…..

THE DETOUR  WILL UTILIZE NEW SALEM ROAD….KENTUCKY-65…..KENTUCKY  EIGHT-70….AND BETHLEHEM CHURCH
ROAD…..



HART MAN INDICTED
09/23/16

A HART COUNTY MAN HAS BEEN INDICTED BY A FEDERAL GRANT JURY WITH ONE COUNT OF PRODUCT TAMPERING…..

41 YEAR OLD WAYLON J. HORTON OF MUNFORDVILLE IS ACCUSED OF PLACING SHARDS  OF GLASS IN CUPS….THAT
WOULD BE SENT TO FAST FOOD RESTAURANTS….WHILE WORKING AT DART CONTAINER  IN HORSE CAVE…..

HORTON WAS INITIALLY CHARGED IN HART CIRCUIT COURT  WITH WANTON ENGANGERMENT  AND POSSESSION OF A
DESTRUCTIVE DEVICE…..



FEDERAL DRUG PROGRAM
09/23/16

LOUISVILLE  HAS  BEEN CHOSEN FOR A FEDERAL PILOT PROGRAM AIMED AT COMBATTING HERION AND PRESCRIPTON
DRUG ABUSE AND RELATED VIOLENT CRIME…..

LOUISVILLE WILL JOIN PITTSBURGH…..ST. LOUIS…. AND MILWAUKEE  IN THE FEDERAL  D-E-A’s  “350 STRATEGY”  TO
CURB THE OPIOID CRISIS……

FEDERAL FUNDS WILL BE USED TO FORM A HERION INVESTIGATION TEAM THAT WILL INVESTIGATED HERION
OVERDOZES AS CRIME SCENES….



SPORTS
09/23/16

THE PATRIOTS ARE BACK ON THE ROAD AS THEY TRAVEL TO WARREN CENTRAL…..

KICK OFF IS SEVEN……BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP…..JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL
12-50…..WLCK…..AND 99-POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM…..WVLE……STARTING AT  SIX-40 TONIGHT…..



BARREN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY WARREN EAST, BOWLING GREEN HOSTS CENTRAL HARDIN, BUTLER COUTY
ENTERTAINS OWENSBORO CATHOLIC, CLINTON COUNTY IS AT HOME TO GO AGAINST METCALFE COUNTY, EDMONSON
COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD  TO E’TOWN, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON IS AT HOME TO PLAY SOUTH WARREN, GLASGOW HOSTS
GREENWOOD, HART COUTY PLAYS AT LARUE COUNTY, LOGAN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON HOPKINS COUNTY
CENTRAL,  MONROE COUTY GOES TO NORTH HARDIN, RUSSELLVILLE PLAYS IN MURRAY AND TODD COUNTY CENTRAL
ENTERTAINS  HANCOCK COUNTY…..







FLU CLINICS
09/22/16

THE FLU SEASON IN THE COMMONWEALTH NORMALLY DOESN’T BEGIN UNTIL OCTOBER……HOWEVER…..A NUMBER OF
FLU CASES HAVE ALREADY BEEN CONFIRMED……
AND THE ALLEN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT HAS SCHEDULED IT’S YEARLY  WALK IN CLINCS   FOR OCTOBER FIFTH….
FROM SEVEN-45 TO 11-45…… AND OCTOBER 11TH…..FROM ONE TO THREE-30…..LINDSEY VICK WITH THE HEALTH
DEPARTMENT TELLS US MORE…… THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT CAN BILL MEDICARE  PART “A” AND “B”…..MEDCAID…..
UNITED HEALTH…..AND BLUE CROSS-BLUE SHIELD OF KENTUCKY……



PUBLIC LANDS DAY
09/22/16

SATURDAY IS “NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY”…..AND MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK…..WHICH IS CELEBRATING ITS
75TH YEAR AS A NATIONAL  PARK AND A PUBLIC  LAND…. WILL BE OFFERING FREE DISCOVERY CAVE TOURS  FROM 10 TO
TWO….

PICK UP YOUR FREE TICKET AT THE VISITORS CENTER…..THEN WALK  DOWN THE HILL TO THE HISTORIC ENTRANCE  
FOR THIS SELF-GUIDED TOUR…..

THE TOUR……WHICH TAKES ABOUT 30-MINUTES…..REQUIRES  A WALK  DOWN AND UP THE STEEP HILL BELOW THE
VISITOR CENTER…..AS-WELL-AS    160 STEPS……




ARREST
09/22/16

SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

ASSISANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR SERVED TWO WARRANTS CHARGING NON-PAYMENT OF FINES AND FAILURE TO APPEAR
ON 32 YEAR OLD CHAD L. TURNER OF THREE-40 SOUTH COURT…..

AND 50 YEAR OLD TRACY E. STARKS OF FOUR-ZERO-THREE SOUTH SECOND WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER JEREMY
CENTERS ON A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…….







PHONE SCAM
09/22/16

ANOTHER PHONE SCAM HAS BEEN REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….

SEVERAL RESIDENTS HAVE RECEIVED CALLS FROM SOME ONE CLAIMING TO REPRESENT THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN
COUNTY FRATERNAL ORDER OF POLICE… SEEKING DONATIONS…..

THE F-O-P WILL NEVER CALL SEEKING A DONATION……AND IF YOU RECEIVE SUCH A CALL…..DO NOT GIVE ANY
PERSONAL INFORMATION AND CONTACT LAW ENFORCEMENT……



FIGHT
09/22/16

A FIGHT ON SANDALWOOD DRIVE….IN WARREN COUNTY YESTERDAY….INJURED THREE JUVENILES….

ACCORDING TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….A 17 YEAR OLD WAS STABBED AND TWO OTHERS
WERE ASSAULTED  WITH A METAL PIPE….



METCALFE DELAYED FATAL
09/22/16

AN ACCIDENT THAT HAPPENED IN METCALFE COUNTY  ON  SEPTEMBER  15TH HAS CLAIMED A LIFE….

STATE POLICE SAY 46 YEAR OLD WILLIAM PAUL MORRIS OF EDMONTON DIED YESTERDAY AT VANDERBILT MEDICAL
CENTER…

THE DRIVER…..25 YEAR OLD AMY VAUGHN OF SULPHER WELL….WAS TREATED AT T-J SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPTIAL….
THEN LODGED IN THE BARREN COUTY JAIL CHARGED WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE…..



FRANKLIN GROUND BREAKING
09/22/16

GROUND BREAKING HAS BEEN HELD FOR A NEW AUTOMOTIVE PARTS MANUFACTUING PLANT IN FRANKLIN….

FRITZ WINTER NORTH AMERICA WILL INVEST MORE THAN 100-MILLION DOLALRS IN THE FACILITY….WHICH WILL BE THE
COMPANY’S FIRST OUTSIDE OF EUROPE…..AND WILL SERVE AS ITS U-S HEADQUARTERS…..HUNDREDS OF NEW JOBS
ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO BE CREATED…..



SPORTS
09/22/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM GOES TO WARREN EAST…..

THE LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAM GOES TO THE DIAMOND CAVERNS GOLF COURSE TO TAKE ON WARREN EAST….
THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM PLAYS IN FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…..
THE PATRIOT FRESHMAN FOOTBALL TEAM HOSTS BARREN COUNTY….


AND IN CORE DIVISION FOUR SOCCER…..

THE FORCE  TANGLES WITH THE MAGIC….







ARREST
09/21/16


A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT CHARGING 32 YEAR OLD EMILY R. DOSS
OF 47-72 MT UNION ROAD AND 18 YEAR OLD WILLIAM A. WALKER OF THREE-55 SOUTH THIRD  BOTH WITH POSSESSION
OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH-SECOND OFFENSE, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND POSSESSION OF DRUG
PARAPHERNALIA……



ARREST
09/21/16

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….

DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON ARRESTED 36 YEAR OLD KEVIN A. MARTIN OF THREE-28 BAYS BEND ROAD ON WARRANTS
CHARGING  TWO COUNTS OF RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY AND  CRUELTY TO ANIMALS……

AND 27 YEAR OLD ERVIN VELIC OF 10-76 PRUITT ROAD WAS CHARGED WITH PUBLIC INTOXICATION AND POSSESSION OF
A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-COCAINE……






VOTER REGISTRATION
09/21/16

ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE…..MORE THAN 40-THOUSAND KENTUCKIANS   HAVE
USED THE COMMONWEALTH’S ONLINE VOTER REGISTRATION PORTAL…...AT  GO-VOTE-K-Y-DOT-COM…..TO REGISTER  TO
VOTE OR UPDATE THEIR EXISTING REGISTRATION…..

MORE THEN 35-HUNDRED OF THE APPROXIMATELY  12-THOUSAND-700 NEW VOTERS WHO REGISTERED ON
LINE……ARE 18 YEARS OLD…..AND WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO CAST THEIR FIRST VOTE IN A GENERAL ELECTION ON
NOVEMBER EIGHTH…..

AND KEEP IN MIND THAT THE  DEADLINE TO REGISTER TO VOTE FOR THE NOVEMBER ELECTION  IS OCTOBER  11TH……



STEWARD SENTENCING DELAYED
09/21/16

SENTENCING IN FEDERAL COURT FOR FORMER BARREN COUNTY MAGISTRATE AND CAVE CITY DENTIST…..CHRIS
STEWARD……HAS BEEN DELAYED AS A JUDGE HAS  RULED HE  WILL GET A MENTAL EVALUATION…

STEWARD WAS INDICTED IN APRIL .BY A FEDERAL GRAND JURY ON CHARGES OF ACQUIRING  A CONTROLLED
SUBSTANCE BY MISREPRESENTATION….. FRAUD…..AND DECEPTION OUTSIDE HIS  PROFESSIONAL  MEDICAL
PRACTICE…..

THE EVALUATION MUST BE COMPLETED WITHIN THE NEXT 60 DAYS……



TRANSPORTATION ORDER
09/21/16

THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET HAS ISSUED AN EMERGENCY ORDER WAIVING THE HOURS OF SERVICE FOR
COMMERICAL MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATORS TO DELIVER  PETROLEUM IN KENTUCKY….

THE ORDER…..WHICH TEMPORARILY RELIVES DRIVERS OF COMMERICALS VEHICLES FROM RESTRICTIONS ON HOURS
OF SERVICE WHILE THEY’RE TRANSPORTATING PETROLEUM  IN THE COMMONWEALTH…..IS IN RESPONSE TO A GAS
PIPELINE LEAK IN ALABAMA…..

THE EMERGENCY  ORDER WILL EXPIRE AT MINDNIGHT ON OCTOBER FIFTH….



WHITNEY
09/21/16

71 YEAR OLD SUE ELLEN WHITNEY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT HER RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT 11 AT CEDAR CROSS MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH WITH BURIAL
IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME AFTER 11 THIS MORNING AND AFTER
NINE TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT THE CHURCH…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; ELDER JOHN WHITNEY…..THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; LORRI AND PHILIP
WALKER OF THE CLARE COMMUNITY AND ANNETTE AND DALE THOMAS AND TAMMY AND DANNY CLEMMONS ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE…..A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; ROGER AND BEVERLY TAYLOR OF BOWLING GREEN….THREE SISTERS
AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW; FAY AND DON JOHNSON AND JOY AND ELDER DANNY HOLLAND ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE AND
MARSHA AND ROGER GOAD OF TENNESSEE…..AND A SISTER-IN-LAW; TREVA TAYLOR OF SCOTTSVILLE…..FIVE
GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE



SPORTS
09/21/16

THE ANNUAL “PINK OUT” IS NEXT WEEK AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL….
A “PINK OUT” VOLLEY BALL GAME WILL BE HELD ON THE 29TH WHEN AC/S HOSTS MONROE COUNTY…..

THE NEXT DAY….. THE ANNUAL  POWDER PUFF  FOOTBALL GAME…BETWEEN JUNIOR AND SENIOR GIRLS WILL BE
HELD……BEFORE THE PATRIOT/WARREN EAST GAME….

ITEMS WILL ALSO BE SOLD AT THE PATRIOT FOOTBALL GAME….WITH PROCEEDS GOING TO RELAY FOR LIFE AND THE
AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY…..

LAST YEAR’S  “PINK OUT”  RAISED  OVER 38-HUNDRED DOLLARS……







AP STUDENTS
09/20/16

NEAR THE END OF CLASSES LAST SPRING…..ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL “ADVANCE PLACEMENT”
STUDENTS  TOOK THE COLLEGE BOARD’S “ADVANCE PLACEMENT EXAM”….AND 47 STUDENTS EARNED PASSINGS
SCORES ON THE “A-P EXAMS”…..EARNING COLLEGE CREDIT  AND CASH REWARDS….

THE TESTS ARE SCORED ON A FIVE POINT SCALE…..WITH A SCORE OF FIVE BEING “EXTREMELY WELL QUALIFIED”….. A
SCORE OF  FOUR IS “WELL QUALIFIED”…..AND A SCORE OF THREE IS “QUALIFIED”…..

THE 47-STUDENTS RECEIVED QUALIFYING SCORES ON 63 TESTS….WITH 14 STUDENTS OBTAINING QUALIFYING SCORES
ON TWO OR MORE TESTS…..

THE STUDENTS ALSO RECEIVED A 75-DOLLAR CASH REWARD FOR EACH SUBJECT IN WHICH A QUALIFYING SCORE WAS
EARNED……



PENSION REVIEW
09/20/16

A PHIDELPHIA CONSULTING  COMPANY HAS WON A CONTRACT TO REVIEW  THE COMMONWEALTH’S  PUBLIC PENSION
SYSTEMS…..

P-F-M GROUP WILL RECEIVE  556-THOUSAND  300-DOLLARS  FOR THE TWO YEAR CONTRACT…..WHICH WILL REVIEW  
THE KENTUCKY EMPLOYEE…..TEACHERS….AND JUDICIAL RETIREMENT SYSTESMS…..

CURRENTLY THE COMMONWEALTH HAS AN ESTIMATED PUBLIC PENSION DEBT OF 35-BILLION DOLLARS…..MAKING IT
AMONG THE WORST FUNDED SYSTEMS IN THE COUNTRY……



TODDLER FOUND-CASEY
09/20/16

A MISSING 21-MONTH OLD CASEY COUNTY TODDLER HAS BEEN FOUND SAFE….

STATE POLICE SAY 21 MONTH-OLD- LOGAN CHUMBLEY  WANDERED OFF AROUND NINE YESTERDAY MORNING…..BUT
BECAUSE  THERE WAS SOME CONFUSION BETWEEN THE PARENTS AS TO WHERE THE BOY WAS…..AUTHORITIES  
WEREN’T CALLEE UNTILS AROUND  NOON….A MASSIVE  AIR AND GROUND SEARCH  WAS LAUNCHED….AND THE
TODDLER  WAS FOUND AROUND EIGHT LAST NIGHT….

HE WAS TAKEN TO EPHRAIM MCDOWELL HOSPITAL  FOR TREATMENT OF MINOR INJURIES  AND OBSERVATION……



SCHOOL BOARD
09/20/16

LAST NIGHT…..THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION APPROVED THE TWENTY-16-17 WORKING BUDGET…..WHICH
SHOWED LITTLE CHANGE FROM THE TENTATIVE BUDGET APPROVED IN MAY……

THE BOARD ALSO APPROVED THE PURCHASE OF A NEW PROPANE BUS….WHICH WILL MAKE THE FOURTH IN THE
FLEET….
AND ACCORDING TO DIRECTOR OF PUPIL PERSONELL….GARY DEWITT….. ATTENDANCE FOR THE FIRST MONTH  OF
SCHOOL WAS 95-POINT-63 PERCENT…. WHCIH WAS DOWN SLIGHTLY  FROM 96-POINT-39 PERCENT FOR THE FIRST
MONTH OF SCHOOL LAST YEAR…..



SPORTS
09/20/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO MONROE COUNTY…..
WHILE  THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO GO AGAISNT FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…..

THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM PLAYS AT GLASGOW…..


AND IN CORE DIVISION  THREE SOCCER…..
THE SPARTANS TAKE ON THE RAPIDS…..
AND THE SONIC GOES AGAINST THE STORM…..



THIS WEEK’S  A-P COLLEGE FOOTBALL POLL FINDS….
ALABAMA NUMBER ONE…..OHIO STATE IS SECOND…..LOUISVILLE JUMPS TO THIRD…..AND TENNESSEE IS 14TH…..

IN THE COACHES POLL…..
ALABAMA IS NUMBER ONE…..OHIO STATE IS SECOND…..CLEMSON IS THIRD…. LOUISVILLE IS FOURTH…..TENNESSEE IS
12TH…..
AND THE HIILLTOPPERS ALSO RECEIVED VOTES…..







SECREST
09/19/16

85 YEAR OLD JAMES SEATON SECREST, SENIOR OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TODAY (MON) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE…..FUNERAL SERVICES  WILL BE THURSDAY MORNING AT 11 AT  T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH
BURIAL  IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 WEDNESDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL
HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; MARY SUE CORUM SECREST…..AND A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; JIM JUNIOR AND VIVIAN
ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



SUITER
9-19-16

59 YEAR OLD PAUL DOUGLAS SUITER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY AT TRI START HENDERSONVILLE MEDICAL
CENTER….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT BOOKER GILBERT FUNERAL HOME
IN FRANKLIN WITH BURIAL IN GREENLAWN CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS THIS EVENING AT FOUR AT THE FUNERAL
HOME.


HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE…BECKY TARPLEY OF SCOTTSVILLE….FIVE SISTERS…CAROLYN HUNTON… JOYCE
PINSON…BRENDA DAVIS…DEBBIE BOGLE… AND CONNIE ARMSTRONG…AND THREE BROTHERS…PHILIP…DONNIE AND
JEFF ALL OF FRANKLIN.



ACCIDENT
09/19/16

STATE POLICE RESPONDED  TO I-65….TO REPORTS OF A VEHICLE/PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT….AT THE OAKLAND OFF
RAMP…..

35 YEAR OLD MICHAEL DAWSON OF BOWLING GREEN….AND HIS 34 YEAR OLD WIFE KRISTIN….HAD BEEN IN A DISPUTE IN
THE VEHICLE…..WHEN THEY PULLED UP THE RAMP AND GOT INTO AN ALTERCATION  IN THE GRASSY  AREA JUST OFF
THE REMAP….
AT THAT POINT….MICHEL DAWSON GOT BACK IN THE CAR AND PULLED AWAY….. DRAGGING HIS WIFE WHO WAS THROWN
TO THE GROUND…..KRISTIN DAWSON WAS FLOWN TO SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER AND MICHAEL  DAWSON  WAS
ARRESTED AND LODGED  IN  THE WARERN COUNTY REGIONAL JAIL FACING  A NUMBER OF CHARGES…..
AND AN ACCIDENT IN EDMONSON COUNTY…..INVOLVING AN AMBULANCE….INJURED ONE PERSON….50 YEAR OLD BRIAN
SANDERS  OF MAMMOTH CAFÉ WAS RESPONDING  TO  AN EMERGENCY CALL…..WITH HIS EMERGENCY EQUIPMENT
ACTIVATED …..WHEN HE ATTEMPTED TO PASS A CAR OPERATED BY 61 YEAR OLD DANNY HOLLAND OF LOUISVILLE….
WHO MADE A LEFT HAND TURNED….AND HIS VEHICLE WAS STRUCK BY THE AMBULANCE……
HOLLAND WAS TRANSPORTED BY  E-M-S TO TWIN LAKES HOSPITAL…..…



NATCHER ROAD CLOSING
09/19/16

A MAINTENANCE PROJECT  ON THE NATCHER PARKWAY…..IN BUTLER COUNTY…. WILL CREATE LANE CLOSURES  FOR
ABOUT A MONTH BEGINNING THIS WEDNESDAY…..BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 34 AND 37 NEAR MORGANTOWN…..

ONE LAND IN EACH DIRECTION WILL BE CLOSED…..AND  ONE LANE IN EACH DIRECTION WILL REMAIN OPEN…..

AND THE SPEED LIMITED IN THE WORK AREA WILL BE REDUCED TO 55 MILES-PER-HOUR…….




ARREST
09/19/16

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS CHARGING 60 YEAR OLD BARBARA D.
COULTER OF TOMPKINSVILLE WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE……

AND 23 YEAR OLD DONNIE KINGREY OF ONE-23 MATT DRIVE WAS SERVED WARRANTS BY OFFICER BROOKE HIGH AND
OFFICER BRAGG CHARGING THREE COUNTS OF FAILURE TO APPEAR, NON-PAYMENT OF FINES AND CONTEMPT OF
COURT….


JUVENILE & ARREST
09/19/16

AT ALLEN COUINTY SCOTTSVILLE/HIGH SCHOOL……RESOURCE OFFICER JEFF CENTERS TOOK TWO JUVENILES INTO
CUSTODY AND CHARGED ONE WITH TRAFFICKING IN MARIJUANA-UNDER EIGHT OUNCES…..AND THE OTHER WITH
HARASSMENT AND POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA……

AND FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP……DEPUTY BRANDON LOVETT CHARGED 59 YEAR OLD RONNIE CHERRY OF SEVEN-
58  EAST MAPLE WITH RECKLESS DRIVING AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE-
SECOND OFFENSE……









KENTUCKY UNEMPLOYMENT
09/19/16

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING….THE COMMONWEALTH’S UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE FELL
SLIGHTLY FROM  FIVE PERCENT IN JULY TO FOUR-POINT-NINE  PERCENT IN AUGUST…..

THIS AUGUST’S JOBLESS RATE  WAS ALSO FOUR-TENTHS OF A  PECENT  LOWER THAT THE FIVE-POINT-THREE
PRECENT   IN AUGUST OF LAST YER….

ANALYSIST’S SAY IN AUGHT……EVERYTING CAME TOGETHER  FOR THE KENTUCKY LABOR MARKET…..AS THE LABOR
FORCE EXPANDED…..EMPLOYMENT INCREASED….. UNEMPLOYMENT DROPPED….AND THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
MATCHED THE NATIONAL AVERAGE  OF FOUR-POINT-NINE PERCENT…..



WORK READY APPLICATIONS
09/19/16

THE “WORK READY  SKILLS ADVISORY COMMITTEE….FORMED TO SELECT PROJECTS FOR THE  COMMOWNWEALTH’S
NEW….100-MILLON DOLLAR WORK  BOND PROGRAM….….WILL INVITE  91 LOCAL APPLICANTS  TO SUBMIT
COMPREHENSIVE PROPOSALS FOR FUNDING CONSIDERATION….

THE COMMITTEE  MET FOR THE FIRST  TIME LAST  WEEK…..AND REVIEWED  114- PREAPPLICATIONS…..THAT TOTALED  
NEARLY  540-MILLION DOLLARS IN REQUESTS……

ALL 114 PRE-APPLICANTS  WILL BE NOTIFIED THIS WEEK…..AND THOSE INVITED TO SUBMIT A FULL PROPOSAL WILL
RECEIVE SCORING CRITERIA AND DETAILED APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS…..

APPLICATIONS ARE  DUE  BY OCTOBER 19TH……THE COMMITTEE PLANS TO RECONVENE IN NOVEMBER TO DETERMINE
FINALISTS…...AND IT’S HOPED FIRST-ROUND FUNDING ANNOUNCEMENTS WILL BE MADE BY THE END OF THE YEAR……



MEETINGS
09/19/16

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE  REPUBLICAN PARTY MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT FIVE-30, THE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND THE PATROT SWIM TEAM
BOTH MEET TONIGHT AT 6 AND THE PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION, GRAHAM LODGE AND THE HISTORICAL
SOCIETY ALL MEET TONIGHT AT 7……

THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 5 THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCIL MEETS AND THE JAYCEES MEET THURSDAY
NIGHT AT 7,,,,,



SPORTS
09/19/16

THE PATROIT SWIM TEAM WILL HOLD A SWIM/PARENT  MEETING TONIGHT  AT SIX…. AT THE CORE…FOR STUDENTS   AND
PARENTS INTERRESTED  IN THE HIGH SHCOOL SWIM TEAM….

THERE ARE 10-TO-12  SPOTS OPEN ON THE TEAM AT THIS TIME….

FOLLOWING TONIGHT’S MEETING….THE ANNUAL CLINIC  AND TRY-OUTS  WILL BE HELD AT THE CORE…..SEPTEMBER  
26TH, 27TH AND 29TH FROM  SEVEN UNTIL  EIGHT-30 EACH NIGHT……
THE SEASON BEGINS OCTOBER FIRST..AND THE MEET SEASON STARTS NOVEMBER 15TH AND RUNS UNTIL MID-TO-LATE
FEBRUARY……


THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM HOSTS LOGAN COUNTY….

THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEY BALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON FRANKLIN/SIMPSON….
AND THEJUNIOR VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAM IS  ON THE ROAD TO OWENSBORO….







DOLLAR GENERAL TO HIRE
09/16/16

WITHIN THE NEXT MONTH…..DOLLAR GENERAL INTENDS TO HIRE 10-THOUSAND NEW EMPLOYEES TO SUPPORT
PLANNED STORE OPENINGS  AND FILL CURRENT VACANIES……

TO ACHIVE THAT GOAL…...DOLLAR GENERAL  WILL HOLD APPROXIMATELY 600  LOCAL HIRING EVENTS THRU  
SEPTEMBER 24TH…..
HIRING EVENTS WILL BE HELD IN BOWLING GREEN…SEPTEMBER   20TH FROM NINE TO TWO AT THE STORE LOCATED AT
ONE-80 RIVER PLACE AVENUE…AND SEPTEMBER 24TH FROM 10 TO TWO AT THE STORE LOCATED  AT TWO-25 EAST
SIXTH AVENUE….

DOLLAR GENERAL…..WHICH  OPERATES MORE THAN  13-THOUSAND RETAIL LOCATIONS…..IS SEEKING TO FILL FULL
AND PART-TIME POSITIONS……



PATRIOT BAND
09/16/17

THE PATRIOT MARCHING BAND WILL BE BACK IN COMPETITION TOMORROW AS THEY TRAVEL TO OHIO COUNTY HIGH
SCHOOL….

15 BANDS WILL BE TAKING PART IN THE “OHIO COUNTY MARCHING INVITATIONAL” THAT BEGINS AT FOUR….

THE PATRIOTS  PERFORM AT SEVEN-15….AND THE AWARDS PROGRAM IS SCHEDULE TO START  AT NINE-30……



DOCTOR PLEADS GUILTY
09/16/16

A MONROE COUNTY DOCTOR HAS PLEAD GUILTY IN FEDERAL COURT TO IMPROPERLY PRESCRIBING PAIN
MEDICATIONS…..….

41 YEAR OLD CLELLA LOUISE HAYS….WHO LIVES IN GLASGOW…. PLEAD GUITLY TO FIVE COUNTS  OF DISPENSING  
SCHEDULE-TWO AND SCHEDULE-THREE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES OUTSIDE HER PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL
PRACTICE…..

THE CASES INVOLVED  FIVE PATIENTS…..THREE OF WHICH DIED OF OVERDOZES…..

HAYES’ SENTENCING IS SCHEDULE FOR JANUARY 18TH….. TWENTY-17……



FLU SEASON
09/16/16

THE FLU SEASON IN KENTUCKY IS APPARENTLY GETTING AN EARLY START THIS YEAR….AS  THE DEPARTMENT FOR
PUBLIC HEALLTH SAYS IT HAS RECEIVED REPORTS OF 10 LABORATORY-CONFIRMED  CASES OF THE FLU FROM
BULLITT….. FAYETTE….AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES….

GENERALLY…..THE FLU SEASON BEGINS IN OCTOBER  OR NOVEMBER….

ADEQUATE SUPPLIES OF FLU VACCINE ARE ARE EXPECTED TO BE AVAILABLE  FOR THIS YEAR’S SEASON…..HOWEVER….
HEALTH OFFICIALS  ASY THE NASAL SPRAY FLU VACCINE SHOULDN’T  BE USED BECAUSE IT HAS BEEN SHOWN TO BE
INEFFECTIVE……….



SPORTS
09/16/16

THE PATRIOT FOOTBALL TEAM RETURNS HOME TONIGHT TO CELEBRATE HOMECOMING…..AS THEY TAKE ON  BARREN
COUNTY….

KICK OFF IS SEVEN…..BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE IT TO PATRIOT FIELD….JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN
GOSPEL 12-50…..WLCK…..AND 99-POINT-THREE……LOVE-FM……WVLE….STARTING AT SIX-40 TONIGHT…….


BOWLING GREEN IS ON THE ROAD TO WARREN CENTRAL, BUTLER COUNTY ENTERTAINS GRAYSON COUNTY, CAVERNA
PLAYS AT CLINTON COUNTY, EDMONSON COUNTY IS AT HOME TO GO AGAINST METCALFE COUNTY, FRANKLIN SIMPSON
IS AT HOME TO PLAY MONROE COUNTY,  GLASGOW  HOSTS  WARREN EAST, GREENWOOD GOES TO LOGAN COUNTY AND
SOUTH WARREN IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON NORTH HARDIN…..







CHANDLER
9-15-16

71-YEAR-OLD JOHHNY ANN CHANDLER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT HER RESIDENCE…FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT STRODE FUNERAL HOME SCOTTSVILLE CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN
ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12 NOON TOMORROW (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME….
MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL….

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND JERRY CHANDLER…. TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW… ANNETTE AND LARRY
ABSHEER AND SANDY AND RAY WILLIAMS ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE… THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.






SURVEY LOOKS BAD FOR KENTUCKY
9-15-16



A NEW SURVEY SHOWS KENTUCKY’S PENSION SYSTEM HAS THE LOWEST RATIO OF ALL STATES OF MONEY NEEDED TO
MAKE PAYOUTS TO CURRENT AND FUTURE RETIREES.
THE SURVEY BY S&P…… GLOBAL RATINGS SHOWS KENTUCKY HAS $31.2 BILLION IN UNFUNDED PENSION LIABILITIES,
AND THE STATE’S VARIOUS PENSION FUNDS HAVE 37.4 PERCENT OF THE MONEY NEEDED FOR CURRENT AND FUTURE
RETIREE PAYOUTS.

OFFICIALS BLAME $326 MILLION OF THE $347 MILLION LOSS OVER THE LAST FISCAL YEAR ON “NEGATIVE CASH FLOWS
ASSOCIATED WITH EMPLOYER CONTRIBUTIONS.” THAT INCLUDES FUNDS FROM LOCAL GOVERNMENTS, THE STATE AND
OTHER AGENCIES THAT PARTICIPATE IN THE KENTUCKY EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEMS. OFFICIALS ALSO CITED A 4
PERCENT INCREASE IN THE NUMBER OF RETIREES TO WHOM THE SYSTEM HAD TO PAY BENEFITS.




FORD TEST DRIVE
09/15/16

YOUR CHANCE  TO TEST DRIVE A NEW FORD CAR OR TRUCK IS COMING TO ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH
SCHOOL….WITH THE AC/S ATHLETIC PROGRAMS  REAPING THE BENEFITS….

THE FIRST…..DRIVE-4-UR-SCHOOL…..WILL BE AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL…..THIS SATURDAY….
FROM EIGHT TO FIVE….

FORD MOTOR COMPANY  AND GREENWOOD FORD WILL BRING 10 NEW VEHICLES TO AC/S FOR LICENSED DRIVERS TO
TEST DRIVE AT NO CHARGE…..AND FOR EACH TEST DRIVE…..FORD WILL DONATE   20-DOLLARS  TO THE PATRIOT
SPORTS PROGRAMS…..DRIVER’S MUST BE 18 YEARS OLD OR OLDER AND HAVE A VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE…..ALSO
THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE TEST DRIVE PER HOUSEHOLD…..…..

IN ADDITION TO THE TEST DRIVE EVENT….BOOSTER CLUBS WILL HAVE A  SERIES OF FUND RAISERS…..CONCESSIONS
WILL BE AVAILABLE….AND A CAR WASH  WILL ALSO BE HELD…..



WEST NILE DEATH
09/15/16

THE KENTUCKY HEALTH AND FAMILY SERVICES CABINET SAYS A 73 YEAR OLD LOUISVILLE MAN HAS  DIED OF WEST NILE
VIRUS…THIS WAS THE FIRST DEATH FROM THE VIRUS REPORTED IN THE COMMONWEALTH THIS YEAR….

SYMPTOMS  OF WEST NILE INCLUDE  A SLIGHT FEVER OR HEADACHE…..WITH POSSIBLE SKIN RASH……AND SWOLLEN
LYMPH GLANDS……

AND THE CABINET ADVISES WEARING BUG REPELLENT AND PROTECTIVE CLOTHIGN OUTDOORS…..AND STAYING INSDIE
AT DAWN…..DUSK…..AND EARLY EVERNING WHEN MOSQUITOS ARE MOST ACTIVE…..



CRIME STOPPERS
09/15/16

CRIME STOPPERS OF SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY  IS SEEKING INFORMATION ON THE INDIVIDUAL  WHO ROBBED THE
MIDWEST AMERICA BANK IN SCOTTSVILLE LAST WEDNESDAY….

THE MAN IS DESCRIBED  AS A LIGHT SKINNED BLACK OR HISPANIC MALE…..WHO WAS WEARING A LIGHT BLUE T-SHIRT….
SUNGLASSES…. BLACK AND WHITE HAT…..DARK LONG PANTS AND TENNIS SHOES…..AUTHORITIES  BELIEVE  THIS IS
THE SAME  INDIVIDUAL WHO TRIED  TO ROB  THE MONTICELLO  BANK ON HAPPY VALLEY ROAD IN GLASGOW EARLIER THE
SAME DAY…….

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION  ABOUT THIS CRIME IS ASKED TO CALL CRIME STOPPERS  AT SEVEN-EIGHT-ONE-CLUE…..OR
TOLL FREE AT….EIGHT-SIX-SIX-EIGHT-FOUR-TWO-CLUE….
YOU CAN ALSO TEXT A TIP TO…..S-C-K-Y…..PLUS YOUR MESSAGE…..TO “TWO-SEVEN-FOUR-SIX-THREE-SEVEN”….

AND REMEMBER….CRIME STOPPERS  ONLY WANTS YOUR INFORMATION…..NOT YOUR NAME…..



SPORTS
09/15/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON DRAKES CREEK…. WHILE THE MIDDLE SCHOOL
FOOTBALL TEAM ENTERTAINS BARREN COUNTY…….


THE LADY PATRIOT  VOLLEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO GO AGAINST  RUSSELLVILLE….  THE PATRIOT  FRESHMAN FOOTBALL
TEAM  IS ON THE  ROAD TO SOUTH WARREN….


AND IN CORE SOCCER….THE LYNX TAKES ON THE FORCE….







CHILD CARE FUNDING
09/14/16

BECAUSE OF AN INCREASE APPROVED BY THE TWENTY-16 GENERAL ASSEMBLY…. MORE KENTUCKY FAMILIES  QUALIFY   
FOR FINANCIAL AID  TO PAY FOR CHILD CARE…..

SEPTEMBER FIRST….THE INCOME GUIDELINES  USED TO DETERMINE ELIGIBILTY FOR THE CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE
PROGRAM….MOVED  FROM THE TWENTY-11 FEDERAL POVERTY GUIDELINES…..TO THE TWENTY-16 GUIDELINES….

THE CHANGE WILL NOT ONLY MAKE MORE FAMILIES ELIGIBLE FOR ASSISTANCE…..IT MAY ALSO PROVIDE A SLIGHTLY
HIGHER BENEFIT TO THOSE PARTICIPATING…..

THE TWENTY-11 FEDERAL POVERITY  GUIDELINES  FOR A FAMILY OF FOUR WAS      27-HUNDRED 94-DOLLARS  PER
MONTH….AND  THE TWENTY-16 GUIDELINES INCREASE TO 32-HUNDRED 40-DOLLARS  A MONTH…..



SHOOTING
09/14/16

AN ADAIR COUNTY MAN IS FACING MULTIPLE CHARGES AFTER SHOOTING INTO A VEHICLE…..

STATE POLICE   SAY 33 YEAR OLD JONATHON BRYANT OF COLUMBIA AND 46 YEAR OLD ROBBIE BURTON OF COLUMBIA….
HAD BEEN INVOLVED IN A VERBAL ALTERCATION…..WHICH LEAD TO BRYANT  SHOOTING  INTO A  VEHICLE OCCUPIED
BURTON AND A PASSENGER…
BURTON WAS STRUCK MULTIPLE TIMES AND WAS TAKEN TO THE U-K MED CENTER….
AND BRYANT HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH  ASSAULT, WANTON ENDANGERMENT, POSSESSION OF A FIREARM BY A
CONVICTED FELON, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND POSSESSION  OF DRUG  PARPAHERNALIA……



SPORTS
09/14/16

THE PATRIOT GOLF TEAM FINISHED SECOND IN THE DISTRICT 15 GOLF TOURNAMENT ON MONDAY….

GLASGOW CLAIMED THE TEAM TITLE  WITH A SCORE OF ONE-47….AC/S WAS SECOND WITH A ONE-57….MONREO COUNTY
CAME IN THIRD  WITH A ONE-79….AND GLASGOW WAS FOURTH  WITH A ONE-94….

THE PATRIOTS  WERE LED BY FRESHMAN  OWEN STAMPER WHO CARDED A ONE-OVER PAR 36 TO PLACE SECOND  IN
INDIVIDUAL  PLAY…….







MOTLEY
09/13/16

80 YEAR OLD BARBARA SIKES MOTLEY OF GLASOGW DIED SATURDAY IN HENDERSONVILLE, TENNESSEE…..FUNERAL
SERVICES FOR THE SCOTTSVILLE NATIVE WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT THREE AT A-F CROW AND SON FUNERAL
HOME IN GLASGOW WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FOUR FRIDAY AFTERNOON
AT THE FUNERAL HOME….EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF CONTRIBUTION TO THE BARBARA
MOTLEY SCHOLARSHIP FUND AT U-S BANK IN GLASGOW….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; DR GREGORY AND MARY OF NORTH CAROLINA…..A DAUGHTER AND
SON-IN-LAW; ANGELA AND TIM STUTLER OF TENNESSEE….A SISTER; MELBA RICHARDSON OF GLASGOW…..AND A
BROTHER; LARRY SIKES OF SCOTTSVILLE…FOUR GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVERAL NIECES, NEPHEWS, GREAT-NIECES
AND GREAT-NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE….




CITY COUNCIL
09/13/16

SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL WAS SCHEDULED TO MEET LAST NIGHT….BUT THE MEETING WAS POSTPONED…..DO TO
THE  LACK OF A QUORUM….
TWO MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL HAD ALREADY SAID THEY WOULD BE OUT OF TWO…AND ANOTHER  MEMBER HAD A
MEDICAL EMERGENCY…..
THE MEETING WILL BE RESCHEDULED FOR A LATER DATE…..



MURDER ARREST-CLINTON
09/13/16

STATE POLICE HAVE ARRESTED AN ALBANY MAN IN CONNECTION  WITH A SHOOTING YESTERDAY….
53 YEAR OLD JAMES GUFFEY  OF ALBAY….WAS AT A RESIDENCE  ON WOLF RIVER DOCK ROAD IN CLINTON COUNTY…..
WHEN AN ALTERCATION OCCURRED THAT LED TO GUFFEY BEING SHOT BY 27 YEAR OLD TRAVIS SLONE  OF ALBANY….
GUFFEY WAS TAKEN TO  CLINTON COUNTY HOSPITAL  WHERE HE DIED….
STONE WAS CHARGED WITH MURDER  AND LODGED IN THE CLINTON COUNTY JAIL….



JUVENILE FOUND-CASEY
09/13/16

A MISSING 17 YEAR OLD GRAYSON  COUNTY JUVENILE  HAS BEEN FOUND….
17 YEAR OLD CAMRYN COOPER WALKED AWAY FROM  A REHAB FACILITY IN KINGS MOUNTAIN ON SEPTEMBER  
SEVENTH…. AND SHE WAS LOCATED AT HER RESIDENCE IN   LEITHCFIELD  YESTERDAY……



COURT DRESS  CODE
09/13/16

INTERIM DISTRICT COURT JUDGE GABE PENDLETON SAYS A DRESS CODE IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR DISTRICT COURTS  IN
BARREN AND METCALFE COUNTIES…
PENDLETON SAYS  THE NEW DRESS CODE  WON’T REQUIRE ANYONE  TO PURCHASE NEW CLOTHES…...BUT EFFECTIVE
IMMEDIATELY…..
INDIVIDUALS APPEARING IN COURT MUST WEAR SHIRTS THAT HAVE SLEEVES…NO TANK TOPS…
YOU WILL ALSO HAVE TO WEAR PANTS….WHICH CAN BE JEANS….BUT NO MORE SHORTS OR PAJAMA PANTS IN COURT….
ANYONE NOT DRESSED APPROPRIATELY…..WILL  BE ASKED  TO GO HOME AND CHANGE….OR THEIR COURT DATE WILL
BE RESCHEDULED……..



SUICIDE MONTH
09/13/16
SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION AWARENESS MONTH…..AND A PSYCHIATRIST WITH KENTUCKY-ONE
HEALTH…OUR LADY OF PEACE….A BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CARE FACILITY…..IS REMINDING PEOPLE  OF THE WARNING
SIGNS OF SUICIDE…..MORE ON THE STORY FROM  RICHARD FARMER……
FOR THE REST OF THE STORY LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE OR SOUTHERN GOSPEL 1250 WLCK…



STATE REVENUE DOWN
09/13/16

ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE…..THE COMMONWEALTH’S  GENERAL FUND REVENUE FELL
SLIGHTLY  IN AUGUST…..FROM 722-MILLION DOLLARS  IN AUGUST OF LAST YEAR….TO 721-MILLON THIS YEAR….
INDIVIDUAL INCOME TAXES WERE DOWN…..BUT SALES TAX REVENUE AND CORPORATE INCOME TAX COLLECTIONS
WERE BOTH UP….CIGARETTE TAXES WERE UP…..PROPERTY TAXES WERE DOWN….AND LOTTERY REVENUE WAS UP…..
ALSO IN AUGUST….REVENUE  FOR THE ROAD FUND WAS UP FOUR-POINT THREE PERCENT WHEN COMPARED TO
AUGUST OF LAST YEAR….…
MOTOR FUEL TAXES FELL SLIGHTLY…WHILE  MOTOR VEHICLE USAGE COLLECTIONS….LICENSE AND PRIVILEGE TAXES
WERE  UP…..AND NON-TAX RECEIPTS WERE UP ONE-MILLION DOLLARS…..







ELECTION
09/12/16

THE KENTUCKY SECRETARY OF STATE’S  OFFICE SAYS THAT SIX TICKETS OF CANDIDATES…..FOR PRESIDENT AND VICE-
PRECISENT….WILL APPEAR ON THE COMMONWEALTH’S GENERAL ELECTION BALLOT  ON NOVEMBER EIGHTH….

BESIDES REPUBLICAN AND DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES….THE AMERICAN DELAT PARTY….LIBERTARTIAN PARTY….
INDEPENDENT PARTY…. AND GREEN PARTY  WILL HAVE PREDIDENTIAL SLATES ON THE BALLOT……

LAST FRIDAY  WAS THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT CERTIFICATES OF MONINATION OR BALLOT PETITIONS…..AND A LIST OF ALL
CANDIDATES ON KENTUKCY’S  GENERAL ELECTION BALLOT ARE LISTED  ON THE SECRETARY OF STATE’S WEBSITE
AT……     S-O-S-DOT-K-Y-DOT-COM…….



ARREST
09/12/16

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT EXECUTED  A SEARCH WARRANT AT THREE-28 BAYS BEND ROAD…..AND
DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON CHARGED 37 YEAR OLD KEVIN A. MARTIN WITH  RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY UNDER 500-
DOLLARS, RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY  UNDER 10-THOUSAND DOLLARS   AND POSSESSION OF A FIRE ARM BY A
CONVICTED  FELON…..







FRIDAY AFTERNOON WVLE SUFFERED A MAJOR MALFUNCTION WITH A SATALLITE RECEIVING DISH……WHICH AS
PREVENTED US FROM PRESENTING  SOME PROGRAMMING……

THE REPAIRS ARE SCHEDULE TO BE COMPLETED TODAY….
WE WILL THEN BE ABLE TO RETURN TO NORMAL PROGRAMMING…..
AND WE THANK YOU FOR YOUIR PATIENCE DURING THIS TIME…..




DRIVERS LICENSE
09/12/16

THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET HAS NOTIFIED CIRCUIT COURT CLERKS THAT REMINDER CARDS…..TO
RENEW YOUR DRIVER’S LICENSE….WILL NO LONGER BE SENT OUT….

A DRIVER’S LICENSE USUALLY EXPORES ONE MONTH AFTER THE DRIVER’S BIRTHDAY….AND DRIVING ON AN EXPIRED
LICENSE IN THE COMMONWEALTH IS ILLEGAL….AND MOTORISTS DOING SO COULD BE CITES AND FACE OVER 150-
DOLALRS  IN FINES AND COURT COSTS….

THE TRANSPORTAION CABINET SAYS BY NOT MAILING THE REMINDER CARDS….THEY EXPECT TO SAVE ABOUT 250-
THOUSAND DOLLARS  A YEAR…..



MEETINGS
09/12/16

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

CITY COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT AT 6  AND THE BEE KEEPERS AND HALF-WAY LODGE BOTH MEET AT 7…..

TOMORROW MORNING AT 9 ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS, THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER AND HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASED
COUNCILS  BOTH MEET TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4 AND THERE WILL BE A SENIOR PARENT MEETING TOMORROW
NIGHT AT 6….

THURSDAY MORNING AT 7-30 THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BRREAKFAST CLUB MEETS AND THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE ALZEHEIMER’ SUPPORT GROUP MEETS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 4……



GRAVES
09/12/16

82 YEAR OLD LOIS DEAN GRAVES OF SCOTTWSVILLE DIED SATURDAY AT HER RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL
BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN TRUE GOSPEL FELLOWSHIP
CHURCH CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOOON TODAY (MON) AT THE FUNERAL HOME….AND EXPRESSIONS
OF SYUMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO GOD’S STORE HOUSE FOOD PANTRY……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; BRO. FREDDIE AND JOANNE, TOMMY AND KATHY AND BRAD
AND SHELLY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..AND FOUR DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; MARILYN  AND JOHN PIRTLE OF
FRANKLIN AND BECKY AND MIKE RIDDLE, PAM AND JOE STINSON AND JACKIE AND KEITH DEITZ ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..
17 GRANDCHILDREN, 30 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..  



SPORTS
09/12/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM TRAV ELS TO SOUTH WARREN….

THE LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAM TRAVELS TO GLASGOW….
THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM GOES TO BARREN COUNTY….
AND THE PATRIOT JUNIOR VARSITY  FOOTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON FRANKLIN/SIMPSON……







DEALINS IN THE MADDEN CASE
9-9-16
DEADLINES HAVE BEEN SET IN THE CASE OF TIMOTHY MADDEN….
JUDGE JANET CROCKER SET AN OCTOBER 7 DEADLINE FOR A WRITTEN RESPONSE REGARDING FORENSIC TESTING…..
THE COMMONWEALTH'S REPLY IS DUE ON OCTOBER 21….. AND MADDEN'S NEXT HEARING IS SET FOR NOVEMBER 9TH .
MADDEN IS ACCUSED OF RAPING AND KILLING 7 YEAR OLD GABBI DOOLIN AT THE ALLEN COUNTY-SCOTTSVILLE HIGH
SCHOOL ON NOVEMBER 14TH WHILE AT A FOOTBALL GAME…


ACS VERSUS GLASGOW
9-9-16
AND THE ALLEN COUNTY SCOTTSVILLE PATRIOTS ARE ON THE ROAD TO GLASGOW THIS EVEING ….GAME TIME IS 7 P.M.  
IF YOU CAN’T MAKE IT TO GLASGOW….LISTEN TO PLAY BY PLAY BY JEFF CLARK STARTING AT 6:40 ON WVLE AND
SOUTHERN GOSPEL 1250 WLCK.



SPORTS FOR FRIDAY
9-8-16

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…
IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL… THE CARDS ARE IN THE MIDDLE OF THEIR THREE GAME SERIES AT HOME AGAINST
MILWAUKEE….BUT THE REDS ARE ALSO IN THE MIDDLE OF THEIR SERIES ARE IN PITTSBURG… AND THE BRAVES ARE
PLAYING IN NEW YORK AGAINST THE METS.
IN COLLEGE BALL…IT THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE AT SYRACUSE
THE BOWLING GREEN HOT RODS ARE PLAYING THEIR LAST REGULAR GAME OF THE SEASON THIS AFTERNOON
STARTING AT 5:35 AS THEY TAKE ON GREAT LAKES…
IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL GAMES…. BARREN COUNTY HOSTS MONROE….BOWLING GREEN HEADS UP TO
OWENSBORO…BUTLER COUNTY HAS APOLLO…CLINTON COUNTY GOES TO WEBSTER….WARREN EAST IS
ENTERTAINING EDMONSON….IT FRANKLIN SIMPSON WILDCATS TANGLING WITH THE GATORS OF GREENWOOD….LOGAN
COUNTY GOES TO RUSELLVILLE…RUSSELL HOSTS PULASKI COUNTY AND TODD COUNTY VISITS TRIGG COUNTY.


FBI REACHING OUT TO HIGH SCHOOLS TO COMBAT DRUG PROBLEM
9-9-16

FBI OFFICIALS WANT TO TAKE THE FIGHT AGAINST ILLEGAL DRUGS TO KENTUCKY'S HIGH SCHOOLS….. IN MAKING THEIR
CASE, THEY'LL BE ARMED WITH A DOCUMENTARY SHOWCASING, THROUGH THE WORDS OF ADDICTS, THE RAVAGES
CAUSED BY HEROIN AND PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE.
THE INITIATIVE COMES AS HEALTH OFFICIALS REFER TO DRUG OVERDOSES AS A PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS IN KENTUCKY…,
POLICE, EMERGENCY RESPONDERS AND HOSPITALS STAFFS HAVE BEEN DEALING WITH A RECENT SPIKE IN HEROIN
OVERDOSES. DRUG PREVENTION OFFICIALS SAID THE SURGE WAS LIKELY CAUSED BY A HEROIN SHIPMENT LACED WITH
ANOTHER POWERFUL DRUG, PERHAPS FENTANYL, A SYNTHETIC OPIOID.
COMMUNITIES IN OHIO, WEST VIRGINIA AND INDIANA ALSO SAW OVERDOSE SPIKES IN RECENT WEEKS.
PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS SAY AT LEAST 12 DRUG OVERDOSE DEATHS OCCURRED IN KENTUCKY DURING THE LABOR
DAY WEEKEND.


PROFESSIONAL ARTISTS IN KENTUCKY SCHOOL?
9-9-16

THE KENTUCKY ARTS COUNCIL SAYS TEACHERS AND ADMINISTRATORS CAN APPLY TO PARTICIPATE IN A NEW PROGRAM
THAT WILL BRING PROFESSIONAL ARTISTS INTO SCHOOLS.
A STATEMENT FROM THE KENTUCKY ARTS COUNCIL SAYS SCHOOLS CAN APPLY TO PARTICIPATE IN THE SHOWCASING
THE ARTS PROGRAM THROUGH OCT. 1.
PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS THAT SUPPORT PRESCHOOL THROUGH 12TH GRADE CAN APPLY FOR A GRANT, WHICH
PAYS THE ARTIST'S FEES. SCHOOLS ARE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE A PERFORMANCE SPACE AND PAY FOR TRAVEL
REIMBURSEMENT



MISSING TEEN BEING SOUGHT
9-9-16

A GRAYSON COUNTY TEEN HAS WALKED AWAY FROM LIBERTY RANCH REHAB IN KINGS MOUNTAIN EARLY WEDNESDAY
AND KSP WANTS YOUR HELP IN FINDING HER.

17-YEAR-OLD CAMRYN HOPE COOPER IS A 5'6" WHITE FEMALE, WEIGHING 120 POUNDS WITH BLONDE HAIR AND BLUE
EYES.  SHE HAS A "UNALOME" TATTOO ON HER LEFT UPPER FOREARM, A TRIANGLE WITH EYE TATTOO ON HER LEFT
LOWER FOREARM, A CROSS TATTOO ON HER ABDOMEN, THREE BLACK ROSES ON HER LEFT SHOULDER AND A STICK
CROSS TATTOO ON HER UPPER BACK.  

IF ANYONE HAS ANY INFORMATION REGARDING HER WHEREABOUTS CALL KSP AT 1-800-222-5555 OR THROUGH THE KSP
APP OR KSP SOCIAL MEDIA…



NEW WELCOME CENTER AT U OF L
9-9-16
A NEW TWO MILLION DOLLAR PRIVATEL FUNDED WELCOME CENTER WILL BE BUILT ON THE EASTERN SIDE OF THE
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE

IT WILL SERVE AS A RESOURCE FOR THE UNIVERSITY, THE DEVELOPING BELKNAP RESEARCH AND INNOVATION PARK
AND THE CARDINAL PARK ATHLETICS COMPLEX.


ACS CLASS INFO RELEASED
9-9-16
THE CLASS OF 2017 AT ALLEN COUNTY-SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL HAS SELECTED THEIR CLASS SONG, COLORS,
FLOWER, AND MOTTO ALONG WITH THE SENIOR SUPERLATIVES. THE SONG, COLORS, FLOWER, AND MOTTO WILL BE
INCORPORATED INTO THE GYM DESIGN AND SETUP FOR THE TRADITIONAL CLASS NIGHT ACTIVITIES NEXT MAY.
THE SUPERLATIVES WILL BE THE FIRST STUDENT’S INTRODUCED AT THE ANNUAL GRADUATION-RELATED EVENT.

THE CLASS SONG CHOSEN BY SENIORS TO PLAY IN THE BACKGROUND DURING CLASS NIGHT INTRODUCTIONS
WILL BE “GOOD RIDDANCE (TIME OF YOUR LIFE)” BY GREEN DAY. THE CLASS COLORS OF RED, BLACK AND
SILVER AND THE CLASS FLOWER, STARGAZER LILY, WILL BE ON DISPLAY. THE PHASE, “OUR LIVES ARE BEFORE US,
THE PAST IS BEHIND US, BUT OUR MEMORIES ARE FOREVER WITH US” (UNKNOWN), WAS SELECTED AS THE MOTTO
FOR THE CLASS OF 2017.
SENIOR SUPERLATIVES SELECTED ARE:
• MR. AND MISS ALLEN COUNTY-SCOTTSVILLE…RAEANN STAFFORD AND WILL CALVERT
• MR. AND MISS SENIOR…………………….WHITNEY PERRY AND JACOB GROSS
• BEST-ALL-AROUND………………………...KADIE WOODS AND WADE WEISBRODT
• MOST LIKELY TO SUCCEED…………………BAILEY STAMPS AND DEREK TAYLOR
• MOST SOPHISTICATED…………………….. ALEX CARTER AND DYLAN TUCK
• MOST DEPENDABLE……………………….MORGAN THOMASON AND ALEX FROST
• BEST MANNERED………………………….JESSIE PRUITT AND MATTHEW ARNOLD
• MOST GIFTED……………………………..SHAWNA STEEL AND JORDAN CENTERS
• MOST ATHLETIC……………………………RYLEY WHITNEY AND JACK WARD
• CLASSIEST…………………………………HOLLY GAINES AND ALEX NEWMAN
• MOST PATRIOTIC……………………………SOPHIA ALFORD AND SETH TOLLEFSON
• CLASS CLOWNS…………………………….KEANNA KEEN AND CHRISTIAN SHRUM
• MOST CAREFREE…………………………....ALLISON BILBREY AND BRICEN BORDERS
• MOST LOVABLE……………………………MISTY MCCLUSKY AND J.T. SAYLORS
• MOST ARGUMENTATIVE…………………….MCKINLEY DIETERLEN AND AUSTIN KEEN
• MOST MISCHIEVOUS……………………....HOPE GREGORY AND JOSH HUMPHREY
• SHYEST…………………………………...AMANDA TAYLOR AND TY FOSTER
• MOST ENERGETIC………………………….RAYLEIGH CESARE AND EDWARD LEONARD
• MOST UNIQUE……………………………RAILEY HOLLAND AND WILLIAM LEONARD
• MOST UNPREDICTABLE…………………….JALAINA WHEELER AND NOAH MILLER



MAN INDICTED ON SEXUAL ABUSE CHARGES
9-9-16
A 19 YEAR OLD BOWLING GREEN MAN ARRESTED IN JULY HAS BEEN INDICTED ON RAPE AND OTHER CHARGES…

CARMEN C.J. CHERRY HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH RAPE SECOND DEGREE…INCEST…SODOMY SECOND DEGREE….
UNLAWFUL TRANSACTION WITH A MINOR…AND SEXUAL ABUSE BOTH IN THE FIRST DEGREE….


WALKAWAY INMATE FOUND ALONG WITH BOYFRIEND
9-9-16

A WOMAN WHO WALKED AWAY FROM A WORK DETAIL TUESDAY HAS BEEN CAPTURED…
AMBER FRANKS AND HER BOYFRIEND WERE LOCATED IN SOUTH CAROLINA…

FRANKS WAS WORKING IN THE BARREN COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER WHEN SHE FLED OUT A SIDE DOOR AND
WALKED THROUGH AN ALLEY-WAY WHERE THERE WAS A CAR WAITING TO PICK HER UP. THE DRIVER OF THE CAR WAS
JEFFREY MITCHELL AKA JEFFREY FRANKS.


MAN ACCUSED OF SEVERELY INJURING BABY GACES GRAND JURY
9-9-16

THE CASE OF A BOWLING GREEN MAN ACCUSED OF ABUSING AND INJURING HIS INFANT SON WILL FACE THE GRAND
JURY…
25-YEAR-OLD KEVIN L. BUNTON APPEARED IN WARREN DISTRICT COURT WEDNESDAY ON CHARGES OF ASSUALY AND
CRIMINAL ABUSE…. THE FOUR MONTH OLD CHILD WHO REMAINS HOSPITALIZED SUFFERED MULTIPLE SKULL AND RIB
FRACTURES.
BUNTON TOLD POLICE THAT, WHILE PLAYING WITH HIS OLDER SON ON AUG. 28, BUNTON FELL BACK ONTO A BED WITH
HIM AND STRUCK THE 4-MONTH-OLD IN THE BACK OF THE HEAD WITH HIS ELBOW AS THE YOUNGER BABY WAS LYING ON
HIS STOMACH…
THE MOTHER, WHO WAS AT WORK AT THE TIME TOOK THE CHILD TO THE MEDICAL CENTER ONCE SHE RETURNED HOME
AND DISCOVERED THE INJURED BABY….DOCTORS DISCOVERED UP TO 9 SKULL FRACTURES AND BLEEDING ON THE
BRAIN… ONCE TAKEN TO VANDERBILT, DOCTORS FOUND UP TO 10 RIB FRACTURES THAT WERE IN FOUR DIFFERENT
STAGES OF HEALING… THE BABY IS NOW IN THE CUSTODY OF THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY BASED
SERVICES.



BUS CRASH
9-9-16

THE BUS CRASH YESTERDAY AFTERNOON AROUND THREE IN METCALFE COUNTY INJURED 16 STUDENTS AND
ACCORDING TO STATE POLICE THE DRIVER OF THE VEHICLE THAT STRUCK THE BUS HAS NOW DIED…

THE INJURED STUDENTS WERE TREATED AT T.J. SAMPSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL… 18 STUDENTS WHO WERE NOT
INJURED WERE PICKED UP AT THE SCENE BY PARENTS OR GUARDIANS…




HEROIN ADDICTS/FAMILY MEMBERS WANTED TO HELP KSP SPREAD THE WORD
9-8-16

HEROIN ADDICTION IS ON THE RISE AND HEROIN MIXED WITH ANOTHER DANGEROUS DRUG IS KILLING PEOPLE IN
KENTUCKY AND INDIANA….

THE KSP PUBLIC AFFAIRS BRANCH IS IN THE PROCESS OF PRODUCING A VIDEO TO EDUCATE KENTUCKIANS ABOUT THE
DANGER AND DESTRUCTION THAT HEROIN CAUSES… THEY ARE LOOKING FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVE BATTLED HEROIN
AND OVERCAME THE ADDICTION…... OR POSSIBLY HAVE A STORY OF HOW HEROIN IMPACTED THEIR FAMILY?

IF YOU WOULD BE INTERESTED IN SHARING YOUR STORY… SEND A BRIEF SYNOPSIS OF YOUR STORY TO WWW.
KSPSOCIALMEDIA@KY.GOV ON OR BEFORE SEPTEMBER 16TH.



INSTITUTE FOR RURAL HEALTH RECEIVES $50,000 GRANT
9-8-16


THE INSTITUTE FOR RURAL HEALTH IN THE COLLEGE OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES RECEIVED A $50,000 GRANT
FROM THE GOOD SAMARITAN FOUNDATION INC., A MINISTRY OF THE KENTUCKY ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE UNITED
METHODIST CHURCH.

THE FUNDS WILL BE USED FOR THE IRH’S MEDICAL AND DENTAL OUTREACH IN THE RURAL KENTUCKY PROJECT.

IRH DIRECTOR MATT HUNT SAID THE GRANT FUNDS WILL BE USED TO PURCHASE MEDICAL AND DENTAL SUPPLIES FOR
THE DELIVERY OF HEALTH CARE SERVICES AND HEALTH PROMOTION IN UNDERSERVED AREAS WITHIN THE WKU
SERVICE AREA…



GLASGOW WOMAN DIES IN ACCIDENT
9-8-16

A YOUNG WOMAN LOST HER LIFE IN AN EARLY MORING ACCIDENT YESTERDAY AS SHE WAS HEADING HOME FROM WORK
AT DOLLAR GENERAL WHAREHOUSE IN SCOTTSVILLE

AT APPROXIMATELY 2:49AM YESTERDAY (WED) MORNING, THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED
TO AN INJURY ACCIDENT ON ELLIS BEND ROAD NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF SCOTTSVILLE ROAD.

A 2003 CHEVY MONTE CARLO DRIVEN BY 21-YEAR-OLD REBECCA BLEVINS OF GLASGOW WWENT OFF THE SHOULDER OF
THE ROAD, STRUCK A TREE AND OVERTURNED.

BLEVINS WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE BY THE BARREN COUNTY CORONER’S OFFICE.



WHO HAS THE BEST WATER IN THE STATE???
9-8-16


WHO HAS THE BEST TASTING WATER IN THE STATE????
ACCORDING TO A STATEWIDE COMPETITION TO IDENTIFY THE BEST WATER IN KENTUCKY FOR THIS YEAR….FRANKLIN
DOES.
A PANEL OF JUDGES DECIDED THAT THEIR’S WAS THE BEST DURING THE KENTUCKY RURAL WATER ASSOCIATION’S
ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION HELD IN LOUISVILLE.
DRAKES CREEK PROVIDES THE EIGHT THOUSAND HOMES AND BUSINESSES…..








LARGE AMOUNT OF POT PLANTS LOCATED IN MACON COUNTY
9-8-16

AN ARIAL INVESTIGATION BY THE GOVERNOR’S TASK FORCE ON MARIJUANA ERADICATION DISCOVERED OVER TWO
THOUSAND TWO HUNDRED MARIJUANA PLANTS IN SEVERAL PLACES AROUND THE COUNTY…THE POT PLANTS WERE
LOCATED AND DESTROYED.
THE UNIT’S HELICOPTER FLEW OVER THE COUNTY AND WHEN PLANTS WERE SPOTTED A GROUND TEAM WOULD
HARVEST THE PLANTS AND WERE DESTROYED BY THE ERADICATION UNIT.
THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES.








HARMAN CUTTING JOBS
9-7-16


HARMAN INTERNATIONAL TOLD EMPLOYEES TODAY (WED) THAT 215 JOBS WILL BE CUT OVER THE NEXT TWO AND A HALF
YEARS.

THE FRANKLIN PLANT WILL BE TRANSFORMED INTO A NORTH AMERICA CONNECTED CAR DISTRIBUTION AND SERVICE
CENTER….
THE DECISION TO CUT DOWN ON EMPLOYMENT IS TO CONTINUE WITH STREAMLINING OPERATIONS AND CREATING
EFFICIENCIES IN MANUFACTURING THAT IT BEGAN SEVERAL YEARS AGO.
LAID OFF EMPLOYEES WILL BE ELIGIBLE FOR FEDERAL RETRAINING BENEFITS AUTHORIZED BY TRADE AGREEMENTS, AS
WELL AS SEVERANCE PACKAGES. LAYOFFS BEGIN IN NOVEMBER OR EARLY DECEMBER.





BANK ROBBERY TODAY IN SCOTTSVILLE
9-7-16

JUST BEFORE ONE TODAY (TUES) MID WEST CREDIT UNION NEXT TO MCDONALDS IN SCOTTSVILLE INFORMED 911 THAT
THEY HAD JUST BEEN ROBBED…
THE SUSPECT WAS DESCRIBED AS A BLACK MALE 5’5” TALL …WITH LIGHT FACIAL HAIR AND HE WAS WEARING A BALL
CAP AND SUN GLASSES CARRYING A GREEN DOLLAR STORE BAG WITH MONEY....
THE MAN TOLD TELLERS THAT HE HAD A GUN…. AND WAS LAST SEEN ON FOOT HEADED TOWARD HEADING TOWARDS
THE SCOTTSVILLE SQUARE…
GLASGOW POLICE SAY THAT THE SAME MAN ATTEMPTED TO ROB A GLASGOW BANK EARLIER TODAY….

THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOLS LOCKED DOWN EVERY SCHOOL… PARENTS WERE ABLE TO PICK THEIR CHILD UP WITH
THE CORRECT ID….. CHILDREN WERE NOT ALLOWED TO GO OUT SIDE FOR ANY REASON…..ACCORDING TO MR. BRIAN
CARTER BUSSES LEFT THE SCHOOLS ON THEIR REGULAR SCHEDULE.
BY 2:50 THIS AFTERNOON THE SUSPECT OR SUSPECTS HAVE NOT BEEN CAPTURED….AND POLICE REMAIN ON THE
SCENE.




INDICTMENT HANDED DOWN IN DOUBLE MURDER
9-7-16

THE INVESTIGATION OF THE DOUBLE MURDER OF KENNETH AND DOROTHY NEAFUS THAT OCCURRED ON AUGUST 9TH
ON RICHLAND CHURCH ROAD IN BUTLER COUNTY WAS PRESENTED TO THE BUTLER COUNTY GRAND JURY TODAY
(WED) WHERE AN INDICTMENT WAS RETURNED ON 34 YEAR OLD KEVIN DYE OF MORGANTOWN.

DYE WAS SERVED THE BUTLER COUNTY INDICTMENT WARRANT AT THE BUTLER COUNTY JAIL TODAY (WED) WHERE HE
REMAINED LODGED.  HE WAS CHARGED WITH…TWO COUNTS OF MURDER…POSSESSION OF A HANDGUN BY A
CONVICTED FELON…RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY FIREARM, AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER.:



MURRAY
9-7-16


94-YEAR-OLD MYRA MURRAY OF MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS DIED TUESDAY AT COUNTRYSIDE MANOR IN MT. VERNON….
GRAVESIDE SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY MORNING AT TEN AT OAKWOOD CEMETERY…VISITATION WILL BE HELD FRIDAY
EVENING FROM 5 UNTIL 7 P.M. AT HUGHEY FUNERAL HOME IN MT. VERNON.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY A SON….CHRIS NELSON OF SCOTTSVILLE…
TWO GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.





ARREST
9-7-16


DEPUTY ROBINSON MADE AN ARREST YESTERDAY (TUES) NIGHT AROUND 9:37 ON EAST MAIN STREET.

25-YEAR-OLD AMY N. CARTER OF 4937 WALNUT CREEK ROAD IS CHARGED WITH CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL. SLANDER
RESISTANT TO ORDER.







BANK ROBBERY TODAY IN SCOTTSVILLE
9-7-16
3:05 P.M.


JUST BEFORE ONE TODAY (TUES) MID WEST CREDIT UNION NEXT TO MCDONALDS IN SCOTTSVILLE INFORMED 911 THAT
THEY HAD JUST BEEN ROBBED…
THE SUSPECT WAS DESCRIBED AS A BLACK MALE 5’5” TALL …WITH SWOLLEN LIPSS AND PEACH FUZZ...HE WAS
WEARING A BALL CAP AND SUN GLASSES CARRYING A GREEN DOLLAR STORE BAG WITH MONEY...ACCORDING TO THE
POLICE DEPARTMENT HE ATTEMPTED TO ROB A BANK IN GLASGOW EARLIER...

THE MAN HAD A  BLACK GUN AND WAS LAST SEEN ON FOOT HEADED TOWARD HEADING TOWARDS THE SCOTTSVILLE
SQUARE…
THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOLS LOCKED DOWN EVERY SCHOOL… PARENTS WERE ABLE TO PICK THEIR CHILD UP WITH
THE CORRECT ID….. CHILDREN WERE NOT ALLOWED TO GO OUT SIDE FOR ANY REASON…..ACCORDING TO MR. BRIAN
CARTER, BUSSES WILL LEAVE THE SCHOOLS ON THEIR REGULAR SCHEDULE.
BY 2:30 THIS AFTERNOON THE SUSPECT OR SUSPECTS HAVE NOT BEEN CAPTURED….AND POLICE REMAIN ON THE
SCENE.


BURGLARY SUSPECT CAUGHT
9-7-16
12:05 P.M.


AROUND 7:30 LAST NIGHT (TUES) DISPATCH RECEIVED A CALL ABOUT A BURGLARY IN PROGRESS AT 410 WEST MAPLE
STREET….THE CALLER SAID THAT A MALE LEFT THE SCENE IN A WHITE IMPALA GOING TOWARDS WEST MAIN…OFFICER
TALBOTT GOT BEHIND A VEHICLE THAT FIT THAT DESCRIPTION AND PULLED IT OVER AT JR FOODS….
SEVERAL MOTORCYCLE PARTS COULD BE SEEN IN THE CAR…AND 22-YEAR-OLD JOHNNY A. HALL OF 711 RICHARD
JONES ROAD SAID HE WAS GOING TO SOMEONE’S HOUSE TO WORK ON A BIKE….HOWEVER THE PARTS WERE THE ONES
MISSING FROM THE BURGLARY…
HALL WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE THAT FIELD TESTED POSITIVE
FOR COCAINE…POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA…BURGLARY AND RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY UNDER TEN
THOUSAND DOLLARS.


STABBING LEAVES ONE INJURED AND TWO ARRESTED
9-7-16
12:05 P.M.


A STABBING IN AUBURN FRIDAY LEAVES ONE MAN TREATED AND TWO UNDER ARREST….

STEVEN SAUNDERS OF RUSSELLVILLE WAS FOUND IN HIS CAR SUFFERING FROM TWO STAB WOUNDS IN HIS BACK….
AND WAS TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN FOR TREATMENT….

ARRESTED WERE CORY PEARSON…CHARGED WITH ASSAULT, ROBBERY…TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE AND
TERRORISTIC THREATENING AND MELISSA PEARSON WHO WAS CHARGED WITH TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE
..



MURRAY
09/07/16

94- YEAR-OLD MYRA MURRAY OF MT. VERNON, ILLINOIS DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT COUNTRYSIDE MANOR IN MT.
VERNON.  FUNERAL SERVICES ARE INCOMPLETE AT THIS TIME BUT UNDER THE DIRECTION OF HUGHEY FUNERAL HOME
IN MT. VERNON.

SHE’S SURVIVED LOCALLY BY A SON AND WVLE’S…  CHRIS NELSON OF SCOTTSVILLE.  
TWO GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.


MADDEN’S  PRE TRIAL HEARING FOR TODAY HAS BEEN POSTPONED
9-7-16

THE PRE TRIAL HEARING FOR TIMOTHY MADDEN TODAY HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL NOVEMBER 9TH….

MADDEN …WHO IS FACING THE DEATH PENALTY IN THE MURDER OF SCOTTSVILLE’S GABBI DOOLIN AT HER BROTHER’S
FOOTBALL GAME LAST NOVEMBER WAS SUPPOSED TO APPEAR TODAY…..

HE WAS ARRESTED DAYS AFTER DNA TESTS FROM THE SCENE MATCHED HIS DNA….




ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY
9-7-16

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….THE BRAVES TRAVEL TO WASHINGTON…THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE NEW
YORK METS…..AND THE CARDINALS ARE ON THE ROAD TO PITTSBURG….

AND THE HOT RODS ARE ON THE ROAD TO GREAT LAKES…



STATE POLICE ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR NEW CADETS
9-7-16

THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE IS NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR ITS NEXT ACADEMY CLASS.
INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITE INCLUDES AN OUTLINE OF THE APPLICATION PROCESS, A LIST OF MINIMUM
REQUIREMENTS AND DISQUALIFICATIONS, A DOWNLOADABLE APPLICATION FORM WITH A LIST OF REQUIRED
SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS AND MORE….
APPLICATION MATERIALS MUST BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED TO THE KSP RECRUITMENT BRANCH IN FRANKFORT NO
LATER THAN OCT. 14TH BY THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS.



WORST STATES FOR HEALTH INSURANCE

9-6-16


MAJOR INSURERS SUCH AS AETNA, HUMANA AND UNITED HEALTHCARE RECENTLY ANNOUNCED THEIR EXIT FROM
STATE-SPONSORED INSURANCE EXCHANGES WHILE THE UNINSURED RATE HAS FALLEN TO A HISTORIC LOW, BRINGING
INTO QUESTION THE COST AND QUALITY OF HEALTH CARE IN AMERICA.

WITH SUCH DEVELOPMENTS IN MIND, THE PERSONAL-FINANCE WEBSITE WALLETHUB CONDUCTED AN IN-DEPTH
ANALYSIS OF 2016’S STATES WITH THE BEST & WORST HEALTH CARE.

IN ORDER TO DETERMINE WHICH STATES OFFER THE MOST COST-EFFECTIVE AND HIGHEST-QUALITY CARE, WALLETHUB’
S ANALYSTS COMPARED THE 50 STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ACROSS 29 KEY METRICS LIKE…..THE COST
OF AVERAGE MONTHLY INSURANCE PREMIUMS TO THE NUMBER OF PHYSICIANS PER CAPITA…..

THE TOP THREE STATES WITH THE BEST HEALTH CARE ARE MINNESOTA AT NUMBER ONE…MARYLAND AND THEN
SOUTH DAKOTA….THE WORST THREE STATES ARE MISSISSIPPI IN THE 49TH PLACE…THE IT’S LOUISIANA AND THE
WORST IS ALASKA….


WEST CENTRAL KY GAS PRICES INCREASE SLIGHTLY
9-7-16


WEST CENTRAL KENTUCKY GAS PRICES HAVE GONE UP LIGHTLY TO $2.13 A GALLON, ACCORDING TO AAA EAST
CENTRAL’S FUEL GAUGE REPORT. THE NATIONAL AVERAGE IS $2.20.
THE NATIONAL AVERAGE PRICE FOR REGULAR UNLEADED GASOLINE HAS DROPPED SIX CONSECUTIVE DAYS TO $2.20
PER GALLON. GAS PRICES STARTED TURNING LOWER HEADING INTO THE LABOR DAY WEEKEND, WHICH MARKS THE
UNOFFICIAL END TO THE SUMMER DRIVING SEASON. IN BOWLING GREEN GAS WAS REPORTED AT TWO OH NINE A
GALLAN…. TWO DOLLARS IN ELIZABETHTOWN…..TWO THIRTY SIX IN LOUSIVILLE AND TWO OH NINE IN OWENSBORO.          



TWO TEENS HIT BY A TRAIN
9-6-16


TWO KENTUCKY TEENAGERS WERE FOUND DEAD LYING ON TRAIN TRACKS EARLY YESTERDAY MORNING…

KENTUCKY STATE POLICE SAY TWO 18-YEAR-OLD….CODY STEVENS OF BARBOURVILLE AND JORDAN CARR OF
WILLIAMSBUG WERE HIT BY A TRAIN…

THE WHITLEY COUNTY CORONER PRONOUNCED BOTH DEAD AT THE SCENE. THEIR BODIES WERE SENT TO FRANKFORT
FOR AUTOPSIES.




FORMER CHAIRMAN OF THE UK BOARD OF TRUSTEES CHARGED WITH RAPE
9-7-16
7:05 A.M.


A WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY GRADUATE…. AND FORMER CHAIRMAN OF THE UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY BOARD
OF TRUSTEES, WAS CHARGED YESTERDAY (TUES) WITH RAPE, SODOMY AND BRIBING A WITNESS.

THE 76-YEAR-OLD BILLY JOE MILES WAS CHARGED IN DAVIESS CIRCUIT COURT WITH ONE COUNT OF RAPE, ONE COUNT
OF SODOMY AND ONE COUNT OF BRIBING A WITNESS.

MILES SERVED THREE TERMS ON THE UK BOARD — FROM THE YEARS OF 1995-2013 AND WAS PRO TEM FROM JULY TO
SEPTEMBER 2010.


TROOPER ISLAND GETS A FACELIFT
9-7-16
12:05 P.M.

KENTUCKY STATE POLICE’S TROOPER ISLAND IS GETTING A FACELIFT….

A NEW DINING HALL AND DENTAL/MEDICAL FACILITY COURTESY OF A GRANT FROM DELTA DENTAL OF KY AND
CONTRIBUTIONS FROM ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH ARE BEING BUILT…..
A DEMOLITION CREW STARTED WORK OF THE OLD BUILDING YESTERDAY AND SHOULD HAVE THEM REMOVED WITHIN
THE WEEK.

TROOPER ISLAND IS A PLACE WHERE TROOPERS INTERACT WITH CHILDREN WHEN THEY ATTEND CAMP THERE EVERY
YEAR.



STABBING-BOWLING GREEN
9-7-16


THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING A STABBING IN NORTHBROOK MOBILE HOME PARK ON
LOUISVILLE ROAD THAT HAPPENED YESTERDAY (TUES).
THE VICTIM WAS SENT TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING AND HAS BEEN RELEASED…

THE VICTIMS NAME HAS NOT BEEN RELEASED.



KENTUCKY ASSOCIATED PRESS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL POLL
9-7-16

THE LATEST KENTUCKY ASSOCIATED PRESS HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL POLL HAS BEEN RELEASED AND IN CLASS 6-A
LOUISVILLE TRINITY HOLDS THE TOP RANK….CLASS 5 A….IT’S BOWLING GREEN ON THE TOP WITH ALL OF THE 16 FIRST-
PLACE VOTES…...IN 4 A… JOHNSON CENTRAL HAS CLAIMED THE TOP SPOT…BELFRY HOLDS THE TOP RANKING IN 3 A
AND IN THE FINAL CLASS….. 2 A…MAYFIELD HOLDS THE TOP SPOT…

ALLEN COUNTY-SCOTTSVILLE TAKES ON GLASGOW…WHICH IS RANKED NUMBER NINE IN THE TWO A POLL THIS FRIDAY
NIGHT…


FORMER SCHOOL EMPLOYEE WILL SPEND JAIL TIME IN ALLEN COUNTY
9-7-16


JOHN MARSH….A FORMER WARREN COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOL EMPLOYEE HAS BEEN SENTENCED TO ONE YEAR IN
JAIL…TO BE SERVED IN ALLEN COUNTY AFTER HE PLEADED GUILTY TO UNLAWFUL TRANSACTION WITH A MINOR AND
CUSTODIAL INTERFERENCE…..

HALF OF HIS JAIL TERM WILL BE ON WORK RELEASED….THIS SENTENCE IS PART OF A PROBATED TEN YEAR SENTENCE…

ADDITIONAL CHARGES OF RAPE, SODOMY AND BURGLARY WERE DROPPED IN THIS CASE….



ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY
9-7-16

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….THE BRAVES TRAVEL TO WASHINGTON…THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE NEW
YORK METS…..AND THE CARDINALS ARE ON THE ROAD TO PITTSBURG….

AND THE HOT RODS ARE ON THE ROAD TO GREAT LAKES…






ARREST
09/06/16

OFFICER GARRETT WOLFE RESPONDED TO A NON-INJURY ACCIDENT AND CHARGED 26 YEAR OLD CODY J. JARMAN OF
15-90  HOLLAND ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE,  NO INSURANCE  AND NO REGISTRATION PLATES….
OFFICER DAVID CLARK CHARGED 43 YEAR OLD JOSEPH L. HENSON OF 13-51 FRANKLIN ROAD WITH DISORDERLY
CONDUCT, ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE, TERRORISTIC THREATENING AND RESISTING ARREST….
32 YEAR OLD ANDY W. EMBERTON OF FIVE-13 SOUTH FIFTH WAS CHARGED BY OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS WITH
POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA  AND ASSAULT FOURTH
DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE….OFFICER JOHNS ALSO SERVED FOUR WARRANTS ON  EMBERTON CHARGING  FAILURE
TO APPEAR….
ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR CHARGED 32 YEAR OLD AUSTIN C.HALL OF SEVEN-76 EAST MAPLE WITH ASSAULT
FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE….
AND 20 YEAR OLD ELIJAH M. ABSTON OF FIVE-18 EAST POPLAR WAS ARRESTED BY SERGEANT CHADD FOSTER ON
WARRANTS CHARGING  POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND FAILURE TO APPEAR…..



ARREST
09/06/16

SOME ARRESTS BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…

DEPUTY BRANDON LOVETT CHARGED 46 YEAR OLD JEFFERY N. TUCKER OF TWO-49 SPEARS ROAD WITH DRIVING
UNDER THE INFLUENCE, FLEEING OR EVADING, NO REGISTRATION PLATES, FAILURE TO PRODUCE AN INSURANCE
CARD AND OPERATING ON A SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATOR’S LICENSE….

AND 55 YEAR OLD DANNIE PULLIAM OF SIX-44 WASHINGTON SCHOOL ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON
ON A WARRANT CHARGING  CONTEMPT OF COURT…..



ACCIDENT
09/06/16

LAST NIGHT AROUND EIGHT….STATE POLICE RECEIVED A CALL FROM THE LINWOOD FIRE DEPARTMENT IN REFERENCE  
TO A  MISSING PERSON  THAT HAD  BEEN OPERATING AN   A-T-V  IN THE LINWOOD  AREA OF HART COUNTY…

49 YEAR OLD DANNY CARVER WAS LAST SEEN AROUND ONE…..AND WHEN HE DIDN’T RETURN HOME….A SEARCH
ENSUED AND HE WAS LOCATED JUST BEFORE 11 LAST NIGHT DOWN A STEEP EMBANKMENT ON BOILING SPRINGS
ROAD…..FROM AN APPARENT A-T-V COLLISION….

CARVER WAS FLOWN TO UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE HOSPITAL FOR TREATMENT…..






GRAND JURY REPORT
09/06/16

THE MAY TERM OF THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS SUBMITTED THEIR FINAL REPORT TO ALLEN CIRCUIT JUDGE
JANET CROCKER AND DISTRICT JUDGE MARTHA BLAIR HARRISON…

THE GRAND JURY MET FOR FOUR DAYS….RETURNED 36 INDICTMENTS…..FIVE NO TRUE BILLS….AND REMANDED FOUR
CASES TO ALLEN DISTRICT  COURT….

THE GRAND JURY ALSO CHOSE NOT TO MAKE ANY INSPECTION OF ANY COUNTY-OWNED PROPERTY…..



KENTUCKY JOBS
09/06/16

IT’S GOOD NEWS/BAD NEWS IN THE COMMONWELTH POST-RECESSION JOB MARKET….

ACCORDING TO A NEW REPORT  FROM THE KENTUCKY CENTER FOR ECONOMIC POLICY…..WORKERS HAVE
EXPERIENCED  REAL WAGE GROWTH….TOP TO BOTTOM…FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 15-YEARS…..BUT JOB GROWTH  ISN’T
KEEPINF UP WITH POPULATION GROWTH….

EVEN THOUGH  THE COMMONWEALTH’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IS BELOW PRE-RECESSION LAVELS…KENTUCKY STILL
HAS A LONG WAY TO GO TO CATHC UP WITH WHERE IT WAS IN TWO-THOUSAND….WHEN THE NATIONA WAS NEAR FULL
EMPLOYMENT…..

ACCORDING TO THE REPORT…...IF THE SAME SHARE OF WORKING-AGE KENTUCKIANS…..AGES 25 TO 54 WERE
EMPLOYED TODAY….AND ADDITIONAL 118-THOUSAND  PEOPLE  WOULD HAVE JOBS….



STATE FAIR ATTENDANCE
09/06/16

DURING ITS 11-DAY RUN….THE KENTUCKY STATE FAIR DREW  564-THOUOSAND-937 PEOPLE…

THE STATE FAIR BAORD  SAYS GOOD WEATHER…..FREE CONCERTS….AND SPEICAL OFFERS  HELPED DRAW CROWDS….

AUTOMATED SCANNERS….WITH IMPROVED SOFTWARE…..MAKES THIS YEAR’S COUNT OF FAIRGOERS THE MOST
ACCURATE  IN HISTORY…..



BARREN FATAL
09/06/16

AN ACCIDENT IN BARREN COUNTY….ON PRITCHARDSVILLE ROAD….CLAIMED  A LIFE….

ACCORDING TO THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….A TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR PONTIAC….DRIVEN BY 24
YEAR OLD TIMMY HUDGINS OF GLASGOW…..LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STUCK A CULVERT….EJECTING TWO
PASSENGERS….BEFORE OVERTURNING AND COMING TO RREST ON ITS TOP….
22 YEAR OLD ELIZABETH WALDEN  OF CAVE CITY DIED  AT THE SCHENE….AND THE SECOND PASSENGER  WAS TAKEN TO
T-J SAMSOM  COMMUNITY HOSPITAL….

HUDGINS….WHO  WASN’T INJURED….WAS LODGED IN THE BARREN CONTY DETENTION CENTER  CHARGED  WITH
MANSLAUGHTER  AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED….



SPORTS
09/06/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM GOES TO GLAGOW…
AND THE FOOTBALL TEAM PLAYS IN FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…..

THE PATRIOT GOLF TEAM IS AT HOME TO GO AGAINST  METCALFE  COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL….
AND THE LADY PATRIOT  VOLLEYBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY GREENWOOD….







BOATING WRECK
9-5-16
3:05 PM

KENTUCKY FISH AND WILDLIFE SAY A PONTOON BOAT WITH FOUR PASSENGERS TRIED TO TURN RIGHT OUT OF A NO
WAKE ZONE ON SATURDAY WHEN A BASS BOAT TRAVELING FROM BAILEY’S POINT COLLIDED WITH THE PONTOON… FISH
AND WILDLIFE SAY A MALE WHO WAS DRIVING THE BASS BOAT, WAS TAKEN TO T.J. SAMPSON HOSPITAL IN GLASGOW TO
BE STABLIZIED… HE WAS LATER TRANSFERRED TO A HOSPITAL IN NASHVILLE... THE NAME OF THE MALE DRIVER IS NOT
BEING REALSED AT THIS TIME… A WOMAN, WITH A KNEE INJURY ON THE BASS BOAT WAS TREATED IN ALLEN COUNTY…
FISH AND WILDLIFE ARE STILL INVESTIGATING THE INCIDENT….


SHOOTING IN SCOTTSVILLE
9-5-16

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT HAS CONFIRMED ONE MAN HAS BEEN HOSPITALIZED AFTER A SHOOTING
SATURDAY NIGHT… POLICE SAY KEVIN MILAM AND DAVID WEGER GOT INTO A VERBAL ARGUMENT ON RED HILL ROAD,
WHEN WEGER PULLED OUT A GUN AND SHOT MILAM IN THE RIGHT ABDOMEN… MILAM WAS TAKEN TO TRI-STAR SKYLINE
MEDICAL CENTER IN NASHVILLE WHERE HIS CONDITION IS UNKNOWN… WEGER IS BEING HELD IN ALLEN COUNTY
DETENTION CENTER ON ATTEMPTED MURDER CHARGE… THE INVESTIGATION IS BEING LED BY DETECTIVE WILLIAM
FRANCIS…


WARREN COUNTY JAIL ESCAPEE
9-3-16

KENTUCKY STATE POLICE POST 3 BOWLING GREEN ARE LOOKING FOR AN INMATE OF THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL
JAIL WHO WALKED AWAY FROM A WORK DETAIL AT BASIL GRFFIN PARK YESTERDAY (FRI)… TROOPERS RESPONED TO
THE AREA AND ATTEMPTED TO LOCATE HIM BUT WERE UNSUCCESSFUL… THE ESCAPEE IS 34 YEAR OLD DARRYL A.
TAYLOR WHO IS DESCRIBED AS A BLACK MALE 6 FOOT TALL, 195 POUNDS, WITH BROWN EYES AND BLACK HAIR, BUT
CURRENTLY HAD A SHAVED HEAD… HE WAS LAST SEEN WEARING A WHITE T-SHIRT AND BLUE JEANS… THE
INVESTIGATION IS ONGOING AND BEING LED BY MASTER TROOPER TERRY ALEXANDER… ANYONE WITH INFORMATION
ON THE WHEREABOUTS OF TAYLOR IS ASKED TO CONTACT KSP POST 3 AT 270-782-2010…


DOLLAR GENERAL FOUNDATION
09/02/16

THE DOLLAR GENERAL LITERACY FOUNDATION  HAS AWARDED FOUR-POINT-FIVE MILLION DOLLARS IN YOUTH LITERACY
GRANTS……TO  SOME ONE-THOUSAND ORGANIZATIONS  IN THE  43- STATES THAT DOLLAR GENERAL SERVES…..

THE GRANTS ARE AWARED AT THE BEGINNING OF THE ACADEMIC SCHOOL YEAR….. TO NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS…..
SCHOOLS….AND LIBRARIES   WITHIN  A 20-MILE RADIUS OF A DOLLAR GENERAL STORE OR DISTRIBUTION CENTER…..

SINCE  ITS INCEPTION  IN 1993…..THE DOLLAR GENERAL LITERACY FOUNDATION HAS AWARDED MORE  THAN 127-
MILLION DOLALRS IN GRANTS….HELPING SOME EIGHT-MILLION INDIVIDUALS TAKE THEIR FIRST STEPS TOWARD
LITERACY OR CONTINUED EDUCATION…..



LABOR DAY CLOSINGS
09/02/16

HERE ARE YOUR LABOR DAY CLOSNGS……

COUNTY CLERK, SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT AND CIRCUIT CLERK’S OFFICES CLOSED TOMORROW AND MONDAY…..
COUNTY AND STATE OFFICES, HEALTH DEPARTMENT, PUBLIC LIBRARY, EXTENSION OFFICE, TRANSFER STATION AND
ANIMAL SHELTER ALL CLOSED MONDAY…..
FEDERAL OFFICES AND THE POST OFFICE CLOSED MONDAY AND THERE WILL BE NO MAIL DELIVERY…..
CITY OFFICES CLOSED MONDAY AND MONDAY’S TRASH ROUTES WILL BE PICKED UP TUESDAY…..
NO SCHOOL IN ALLEN COUNTY MONDAY…..

AND THE CORE WILL BE OPEN MONDAY FROM EIGHT UNTIL FOUR-30……



GAS PRICES
09/02/16

FOR THIS HOLIDAY WEEK-END…..THE TRIPLE “A” SAY GAS PRICES REMIAN LOW….AS SOME 34-MILLION ARE EXPECTED
ON THE ROADWAYS …..PROMPTED BY THE LOWEST GAS PRIVES  SINCE  TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE…

AROUND THE COMMONWEALTH……THE AVERAGE PRICE FOR A GALLON OF REGULAR GAS  IS TWO-DOLLARS AND 16-
CENTS….WHICH  IS 20-CENTS  LOWER THAN  LAST YEAR….

IN SOUTHCENTRAL KENTUCKY…..GAS PRICES RANGE FROM  A DOLALR-94 A GALLON IN GLASGOW…..TO  TWO-18 A
GALLON IN SCOTTSVILLE….…….



LABOR DAY
09/02/16

THE LAST BIG HOLIDAY OF THE SUMMER…..THE LABOR DAY WEEK END IS HERE….AND THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE
DEPARTMENT AND ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DDPARTMENT  WILL BE CONDUCTING TRAFFIC SAFEY CHECK PIONTS
TODAY……

POSSIBLE LOCATIONS  FOR THE CHECK POINTS ARE…..OLD GALLATIN ROAD AND CARTERTOWN ROAD…..OLD GLASGOW
ROAD AND BROWNSFORD ROAD…..SMITHS GROVE ROAD  AT SOUTHEN STATES….OLD HARTSVILLE ROAD AT THE CITY
LIMITS….. OLD GALLATIN ROAD AND FRANKLIN ROAD….THE 800 BLOCK OF HOLLAND ROAD….. FRANKLIN  ROAD AND
HINTON AVENUE…..AND BOWLING GREEN ROAD AND LOIS MOORE DRIVE…..
THE OFFICIAL HOLIDAY PERIOD  BEGINS  AT SIX TONIGHT AND RUNS UNTIL MIDNIGHT MONDAY…….



HARLAN
09/02/16

79 YEAR OLD HUGHIE HARLAN OF TOMPKINSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT SIGNATURE HEALTH CARE….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT YOKLEY-TRIBLE FUNERAL HOME IN TOMPKINSVILLE WITH BURIAL IN
MONROE COUNTY MEMORIAL LAWN….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL
HOME….

HE’S SURVIVEDBY A DAUGHTER; CONNIE OWENS OF FOUNTAIN FUN….A SON; SCOTT OF ROUNDHILL…..AND A SISTER;
JEAN CARTER OF LOUISVILLE….FIVE GRANDCHILDREN,  EIGHT GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GRAT-
GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE……



SPORTS
09/02/16

THE PATRIOTS ARE BACK ON THE ROAD TONIGHT TO MONROE COUNTY….

KICK OFF IS SEVEN…..BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP TO TOMPKINSVILLE….JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON
SOTHERN GOSPEL 12-50…..WLCK…..AND 99-POINT-THREE…..LOVE-FM…..STARTING AT SIX-40 TONIGHT…..







ARREST
09/01/16
A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

SERGEANT CHADD FOSTER SERVED A WARRANT CHARING ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ON 35
YEAR OLD DYLAN L. CLINE, JUNIOR OF ONE-43 CEDAR STREET…..

AND 19 YEAR OLD BOBBY S. MEADOR OF FIVE-ZERO-NINE WEST MAIN WAS ARRESTED BY ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN
TABOR ON A MONROE COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR……



ARREST
09/01/16

AN ARREST BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..

DEPUTY BRANDON LOVETT CHARGED 31 YEAR OLD JASON WEIKEL OF 37-28 MACEDONIA ROAD WITH ASSAULT FOURTH
DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND RESISTING ARREST……



OAKS
09/01/16

49 YEAR OLD WILLIAM BRENT OAKS DIED WEDNESDAY AT HOSPICE HOSUSE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY….FUNERAL
SERVICES  WILL BE SATURDAY MORNING AT 11 AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN MOUNT UNION
UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO TOMORROW (FRI)  AFTERNOON AT THE
FUNRRSL  HOME ….AND  MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO HOSPICE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS PARENTS; BILL AND MARTHA OAKS OF SMITHS GROVE…AN AUNT AND UNCLE; MARGARET AND
GENE OAKS…..AND TWO AUNTS;  JESSIE OAKS.AND JOETTA DISTLER….SEVERALS COUSINS ALSO SURVIVE……






WHITFIELD TO RESIGN
09/01/16

AFTER 22 YEARS…..FIRST DISTRICT CONGRESSMAN ED WHITFIELD HAS NOTIFIED GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN AND HOUSE
SPEAKER PAUL RYAN  THAT HE WILL  RESIGN HIS OFFICE SEPTEMBER SIXTH….
WHITFIELD HAD ANNOUNCED HIS RETIREMENTLAST YEAR….AND WHEN FIRST ELECTED  IN  1994…..WHITFIELD BECAME
THE FRIST REPUBLICAN EVER ELECTED IN THE FIRST DISTRICT….

GOVERNER MATT BEVIN WILL CALL A SPECIAL ELECTION  ON NOVEMBE EIGHTH TO FILL THE REMAINDER OF WHITFIELD’S
TERM  WHICH ENDS INJANUARY…THAT’S THE SAME DAY AS THE GENERAL ELECTION….WHICH MEANS THE NAMES OF  
REPUBLICAN JAMES COMER AND DEMOCRAT SAM GASKINS  WILL LIKELY APPEAR ON THE BALLOT TWICE….WITH THE
WINNER BEING SWORE IN AS SOON AS THE RESULTS ARE CERTIFIED…..

WHITFIELD ALSO SAID HE WILL ANNOUNCE HIS FUTURE PLANS WITHIN  THE NEXT 30 DAYS……



FLORIDA MAN SENTENCED
09/01/16

A FLORIDA MAN HAS BEEN SENTENCED IN FEDERAL COURT FOR HIS ROLE TO BURGLARIZE THE COREMARK CREEK  
CIGARETTE WAREHOUSE IN LEITCHFIELD….

41 YEAR OLD AMUARY VILLA OF MIAMA WAS SENTENCED TO 77 MONTHS IN PRISON AND ORDERED TO PAY ONE-POINT-
FOUR MILLION DOLLARS IN RESTITUTION….
HE WILL SERVE THE PRISON SENTENCE CONSECUTIVE  TO A 140 MONTH SENTENCE FOR HIS ROLE IN A
PHARMACEUTICAL THEFT  IN CONNECTICUT…..

THE STOLEN CIGARETTS WERE LOADED INTO A STOLEN SEMI….AND TAKEN TO THE NEWJERSEY/NEW YORK AREA….…..



SPORTS
09/01/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM PLAYS AT FRANKLIN/SIMPSON….

AND THE PATRIOT CROSS COUNTRY TEAMS RUN AT THE  “ALL COMERS”  MEET AT BARREN COUNTY HIGHV SCHOOL….


IN PRESEASON FOOTBALL….
THE FALCONS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE JAGUARS……
THE BENGALS HOST THE COLTS……
AND THE TITANS ARE IN MIAMI…..


IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL….
GEORGETOWN IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON CUMBERLAND UNIVERSITY, CAMPBELLSVILLE IS ON THE ROAD TO PIKEVILLE,
VANDY ENTERTAINS SOUTH CAROLINA, TENNESSEE IS AT HOME TO GO AGINST APPALACHIAN STATE,  LOUISVILLE IS AT
HOME TO PLAY CHARLOTTE AND THE HILLTOPPERS HOST RICE…..


THE CORE’S ANNUAL GOLF SCAMBLE IS TOMORROW AT THE BARREN RIVER STATE PARK GOLF COURSE…..

BREAKFAST AND REGISTRATION BEGIN AT SEVEN TOMORROW MORNIN….WITH A SHOTGUN START  AT EIGHT….

LUNCH WILL ALSO PROVIDED….AND THE AWARDS PRESENTATION WILL IMMEDIATELY FOLLOW THE CONCLUSION OF
THE TOURNAMENT…..







BARREN-FATAL
08/31/16

A SUNDAY NIGHT ACCIDENT  ON LICK BRANCH ROAD IN BARREN COUNTY CLAIMED  A LIFE….
THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  SAYS A LARGE TREE LIMB FELL  ON A VEHICLE OPERATED  BY 49 YEAR  
OLD PATRICK ADWELL  OF GLASGOW…. CAUSING IT TO STRIKE   A DITCH AND A FENCE….IT THEN WENT THRU ANOTHER
FENCE AND HIT A GARAGE…
ADWELL DIED AT THE SCENE……



ACCIDENT
08/31/16

A WRECK IN WARREN COUNTY YESTERDAY….ON LOUISVILLE ROAD…. INJURED FOUR PERSONS…

ACCORDING TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….A VEHICLE DRIVEN BY  ELEXIS JENKINS  CROSSED
THE CENTER LINE….INTO  THE PATH OF A VEHICLE OPERATED  BY TIFFANY OWEN….
JENKINS AND HER ONE YEAR OLD PASSENGER….AND TIFFAY OWEN AND JEREMY  OWEN WERE TAKEN FOR MEDICAL
TREATMENT….