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TOOL KIT
12/09/16

THE KENTUCKY ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE HAS RELEASED A SET OF RESOURCES….TO SUPPORT THE COMMONWEALTH’S
LAW ENFORCEMENT COMMUNITY……IN INVESTIGATING AND PROSECUTING THE RESULTS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT FORENSIC EXAM
KITS…..

THE TOOL KIT INCLUDES RESOURCES FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT ON MANAGING SEXUAL ASSAULT KITS….PRE-PLANNING OF
INVESTIGATIONS WHILE KITS ARE BEING TESTED…..REVIEWING  D-N-A RESULTS ONCE THE KITS ARE RETURNED…. PREPARING
FOR  PRE-VICTIM  NOTIFICATIONS…..AND NOTIFYING AND INTERVIEWING VICTIMS….

THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE  HAS BEEN WORKING WITH LAWMAKERS…..LAW ENFORCEMENT…...AND ADVOCATES   TO
END KENTUCKY’S   SEXUAL ASSAULT FORENSIC EVICENCE KIT……OR SAFE KIT BACKLOG…..SINCE SPRING WHEN SENAE BILL  
63 WAS PASSED THAT DIRECTED THE THREE-THOUSAND PLUS UNTESTED KITS BE TESTED…..



LONGMEYER PLEADS GUILTY
12/09/16

FORMER KENTUCKY PERSONNEL CABINET SECRETARY TIM LONGMYER HAS PLEAD GUILTY TO A STATE CHARGE  OF MISUSE OF
CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION….

IN APRIL PLEAD GUILTY TO A FEDERAL CHARGE OF RECEIVING 200-THOUSAND DOLLARS IN KICK BACK FROM A PUBLIC
RELATIONS FIRM….

AND LONGMYER HAS ALSO AGREED TO PAY 200-THOUSAND DOLALRS TO SETTLE  45 COUNTS OF VIOLATIONS WITH THE
EXECUTIVE BRANCH ETHICS COMMISSION…..



FORMER POLICE CHIEF ARRESTED
12/09/16

A FORMER POLICE CHIEF IN MORGANFIELD HAS BEEN ARRESTED AS A RESULT OF A PUBLIC CORRUPTON INVESTIGATION…..

41 YEAR OLD CRAIG BOLDS IS CHARGED WITH ABUSE OF PUBLIC TRUST AND MULTIPLE THEFT RELATED CHARGES…..

STATE POLICE BEGAN THE INVESTIGAION AS THE RESULT OF A COMPLAINT THEY RECEIVED IN JULY……REGARDING POSSIBLE
THEFT AT THE MORGANFIELD POLICE DEPARTMENT…..



ACCIDENT-BOWLING GREEN
12/09/16

STATE POLICE INVESTIGATED A THREE VEHICLE ACCIDENT  ON FAIRVIEW AVENUE THAT INJURED A BOWLING GREEN MAN…..

28 YEAR OLD JUSTIN  JONES WAS STOPPED…WAITING TO TURN LEFT INTO AN APARTMENT COMPLEX…...WHEN 19 YEAR OLD
WYATT KINSER OF BOWLING GREEN SWERVED HIS 1989 KENWORTH DUMP TRUCK…..WHICH HIT THE  JONES VEHICLE IN THE
PASSENGER SIDE….THE DUMP TRUCK THEN STRUCK  A TWENTY-14 FREIGHTLINER OPERATED  BY 41 YEAR OLD JUSITN KOCH
OF TENNESS…
JONES WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN……



HART ACCIDENT UPDATE
12/09/16

A HART COUNTY MAN IS  FACING MURDER CHARGES  IN CONNECTION WITH  A THREE-VEHICLE ACCIDENT….. IN  NOVEMBER….
THAT CLAIMED THE LFIE OF A 19-MONTH-OLD….

THE HART COUNTY  GRAND JURY HANDED A INDICMENT CHARGING  77 YEAR OLD ROGER WILLIAMS OF MUNFORDVILLE WITH
MURDER….FIVE COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT….AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE……



ARREST-RUSSELL
12/09/16

STATE POLICE HAVE ARRESTED A RUSELL  COUNTY MAN ON CHARGES RELATED TO DISTRIBUTION  AND POSESSION OF MATTER  
PORTRAYING A SEX PERFORMANCE BY A MINOR….

21 YEAR OLD STEPHEN STARGLE  IS CHARGED WITH 30-COUNTS OF DISTRIBUTION…. AND 99-COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF A SEX
PERFORMANCE BY A MONOR…..

AND STATE POLICE SAY ADDITIONAL CHARGES ARE PENDING…..



ARREST
12/09/16

THE BARREN RIVER DRUG TASK FORCE AND THE CAVE CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT EXECUTED  A SEARCH WARRANT  AT A
RESIDENDE ON   HAPPY VALLEY ROAD IN CAVE CITY…..WHERE THEY DISCOVERED A  HYDROPHONIC ONIA MARIJUANA GROW
OPERATION  AND VASRIOUS ITEMS OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA…..

41 YEAR OLD  JESSE SHEROUD AND 37 YEAR OLD  MARIE RICHARDSON….ALONG WITH TWO JUVENILES….WERE LIVING IN THE
RESIDENCE…
SHEROUD AND RICHARDSON  WERE CHARGE WITH CULTIVATING  MARIJUANAU, ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A MINOR,
TRAFFICKING IN MARIJUANA….AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA…..
THE JUVENILES WERE RELEASED TO A FAMILY MEMBER……



SPORTS
12/09/16

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS ARE BACK ON THE ROAD TONIGHT AS THEY TRAVEL TO CUMBERLAND COUNTY…..

TIP OFF FOR THE GIRL’S GAME IS SIX…..BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP….KYLE HARWOOD WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON
SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50…..WLCK…..AND   99-POINT-THREE…..LOVE-FM…..WLVE……STARTING AT FIVE-40 THIS AFTERNOON…..


THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM IS LOOKING FOR A NEW COACH…. SAYING HW  WANTED TO SPEND MORE TIME WITH HIS
FAMILY….COACH RANDY COOK HAS SUBMITTED HIS RESIGNATION……







KNOW YOUR  MEDS
12/08/16

THE KENTUCKY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION  HAS LAUNCHED THE…..KNOW YOUR MEDS CAMPAIGN….TO  ENCOURGE  PHYSICIANS
AND PATIENTS TO WORK TOGETHER TO PREVENT PRESCRIPTON DRUG ABUSE THROUGH KNOWLEDGE AND EDUCATION……

PRESCRIPTON DRUG ABUSE IS A PUBLIC HEALTH EIDEMIC IN THE COMMONWEALTH….. .RESULTING IN MORE THAN ONE-
THOUSND DEATHS FROM OVERDOSES EACH YEAR….

THE…..KNOW YOUR MEDS CAMPAIGN……ENCOURAGES PATIENTS TO LOOK TO THEIR PHYSIVIANS FOR EDUCAION ABSOUT HOW
TO BEST SAFELY USE….STORY….AND DISOSE OF THEIR MEDICATIONS……

KENTUCKY RANKS THIRD HIGHEST……IN THE COUNTRY…..IN THE MORTALITY RATE FOR DRUG OVERDOSES…..



SCHOOL BUS ACCIDENT
12/08/16

FOUR STUDENTS WERE INJURED IN A SCHOOL BUS ACCIDENT IN WARREN COUNTY YESTERDAY…

THE WARREN COUNTY  SHEIRFF’S OFFICE SAYS THE DRIVER OF THE BUS….49 YEAR OLD DONA SPEAR OF BOWLING GREEN….
WAS HEADED SOUTH ON FUQUA ROAD  WHEN SHE TRIED TO TURN…AND FAILED TO YIELD THE RIGHT-O-WAY TO A VEHICLE
OPERATED  BY 77 YEAR OL D JAMES ALFORD OF ROCKFIELD…..AND BACKED THE BUS INTO ALFORD’S TRUCK….
THERE WERE 18 STUDENTS  ON THE BUS…… FOUR  WERE TAKEN BY PRIVATED VEHICLE FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT…..AND THE
OTHERE WERE TAKEN HOME BY ANOTHER BUS….



FROST
12/08/16

54 YEAR OLD WILLIAM EUGENE FROST OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….
VISITATION WILL BE TODAY (THRUS) FROM EIGHT TO 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME….

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS; WILLIAM AND WESLEY BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE…..A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; KRISTIE AND
ESEQUIEL RUIZ OF TENNESSEE…..TWO BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; JUNIOR  AND WANDA CRONE OF SCOTTSVILLE AND
JIMMY CRONE OF ALABAMA….THREE SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW; DIANE AND LARRY MAHANEY, WANDA AND WILLIAM
STRODE AND JOYCE MORGAN….AND A SISTER-IN-LAW; LISA FROST ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….THREE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO
SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
12/08/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRL’S BASKETBALL TEAM GOE TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON THIS AFTERNOON….AND THE BOY’S TEAM IS AT
HOME TO TAKE ON FRANKLIN./SIMPSON…..


AND THE PATROT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS TRAVEL TO WARREN CENTRAL…..







AG RETURNS FUNDS
12/07/16

THE KENTUCKY ATTORNEY GENERAL’S  OFFICE HAS TRANSFERRED 625-THOUSAND DOLLARS  TO THE COMMONWEALTH’S
GENERAL FUND…..FROM A MULTISTATE SETTLEMENT WITH AUTOMAKERS  HYUNDAI AND KIA….FOR VIOLATING KENTUCKY’S
CONSUMER  PROTECTION ACT…

THE SETTLEMENT ALLEGES THAT THE AUTOMAKERS VIOLATED  KENTUCKY  LAW WHEN THEY MISREPRESENTED  THE MILEAGE
AND FUEL ECONOMY RATINGS TO CONSUMERS  ON MODEL  YEAR   TWENTY-11…..TWENTY-12…..AND TWENTY-13 VEHICLES…..

AS PART OF A SEPARATE  NATIONWIDE CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT…..HYUNDAI AND KIA HAVE ALREADY OFFERED RESTITUTION
TOTALING  ONE-POINT-ONE MILLION DOLLARS…..TO MORE   THAN 63-HUNDRED  KENTUCKY COMSUMERS……TO SETTLE
ALLEGATIONS  THE COMPANIES INFLATED THE  FUEL ECONOMY DATA  FOR THEIR VEHICLES……



ROAD CLOSED
12/07/16

A SECTION OF U-S 68…..GLASGOW  ROAD IN NORTHERN WARREN COUNTY….WILL BE CLOSED TONIGHT FOR A DRAINAGE PIPE
TO BE INSTALLED…

THE CLOSURE  WILL BE FROM EIGHT TONIGHT UNTIL SIX TOMORROW MORNING…. BETWEEN  COSMA DRIVE  AND
SUNNYSIDE/GOTTS ROAD……

COMMERICAL VEHICLES TRAVELING WEST ON U-S 68….NEEDING ACCESS TO THE KENTUCKY TRANS PARK….WILL NEED TO
SEEK AN ALERNATE ROUTE…..



FAKE KROGER COUPONS
12/07/16

KROGER SAYS A 60-DOLLAR OFF COUPON….CIRCULATING  ON SOCIAL MEDIA….. ISN’T REAL…
THE NATION’S LARGEST GROCERY CHAIN  IS WORKING WITH FACEBOOK  AND SERVICE PROVIDERS ABOUT THE ISSUE…..
AND THEY’RE WARNING CUSTOMERS  NOT TO PROVIDE ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION  TO THE SITES OFFERING THE DEAL…..



NEW BRIDGE
12/07/16

THE NEW EAST END BRIDGE….CONNECTING THE PROSPECT  AREA IN KENTUCKY TO THE UTICA  AREA IN INDIANA….WILL OPEN
TO TRAFFIC DECEMBER  18TH AFTER A RIBBON-CUTING CEREMONY  AND PUBLIC CARAVAN  ACROSS THE SPAN…

CONSTRUCTION ON THE BRIDGE BEGAN  IN JUNE OF TWENTY-13…..AS PART OF THE TWO-POINT-THREE BILLION DOLLAR  
“LOUISVILLE/SOUTHERN INDIAANA OHIO RIVER BRIDGES PROJECT”….….WHICH INCLUDES THE NE LINCOLN BRIDGE….THE
OVERHAUL  OF THE KENNEDY BRIDGE….AND  REBUILDING OF SPAGHETTI  JUNCTION IN LOUISVILLE…..



SPORTS
12/07/16

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS WERE ON THE ROAD TO BARREN COUNTY LAST NIGHT…..AND THE LADY PATRIOTS
DEFEATED THE  TROJANETTES 46 TO 39…

THE PATROITS DROPPED A 57 TO 46 DECISION TO THE TROJANS….

THE NEXT GAME FOR BOTH TEAMS WILL BE FRIDAY NIGHT WHEN THEY TRAVEL TO CUMBERLAND COUNTY…..







ARREST
12/06/16

YESTERDAY……THE BARREN RIVER DRUG TASK FORCE EXECUTED A SEALED INDICTMENT WARRANT  ON 50 YEAR OLD JOHN
EDWARD TAYLOR OF SCOTTSVILLE…
TAYLOR  WAS THE FORMER DIRECTOR  OF THE ALLEN COUNTY AMBULANCE SERVICE…..AND  AFTER SERVING AS DIRECTOR FOR
FOUR YEARS….HE RESIGNED HIS POSITION   IN DECEMBER OF TWENTY-15 AFTER LEARNING OF THE INVESTIGATION OF
SUSPECTED ILLEGAL ACTIVITY…..
WHICH  RESULTED IN THE SEALED INDICTMENT  CHARGING TAYLOR  WITH TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-BY
TRADING OXYCODONE  FOR OTHER PRESCRIPTION  NARCOTICES….
AND  UNLAWFUL USE OF A CREDIT CARD OVER 500-DOLLARS….AND THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OVER 10-THOUSAND
DOLLARS….BUT LESS THAN ONE-MILLION DOLLARS….AS TAYLOR IS ACCUSED TO USING THE ALLEN COUNTY AMBULANCE
SERVICE CREDIT CARD  FOR PERSONAL EXPENSES AND A-T-M CASH WITHDRAWALS…..
TAYLOR WAS LODGED IN THE ALLEN COUNTY DETENTION CENTER UNDER A 10-THOUSAND DOLLAR BOND….
AND WE REMIND LISTENERS THAT AN INDICTMENT IS A FORMAL CHARGE AND NOT PROOF OF GUILT.



GATLINBURG RELIEF
12/06/16

WE’VE ALL ENJOYED VACATIONS IN GATLINBURG……AND NOW’S THE TIME TO HELP GATLINBURG RESIDENTS….AS THEY
RECOVER  FROM THE WILDFIRES THAT CLAIMED AT LEAST 14 LIVES AND DESTROYED OR DAMAGED HUNDREDS OF BUILDINGS…..
LAST NIGHT….A GROUP OF ALLEN COUNTY RESIDENTS MET TO DISCUSS WAYS OF HELPING…..

THE FAITH COALIATION IS SPEAR HEADING  MONEY DONATIONS…WHICH 100-PERCENT OF WILL BE SENT TO GATLINBURG…..
OHTER ITEMS  CAN BE  DROPPED OFF AT THE  JUDGE EXECUTIVES OFFICE…...MILLS REALITY….MARTIN AUTOMOTIVE…..OR AT
THE RADIO STATION……
FOR MORE INFORMATION OR IF YOU NEED ITEMS PICKED UP CALL  TWO-THREE-SEVEN-36-31………SIX-TWO-TWO-17-19…..OR
TW0-THREE-SEVEN-76-25……

AND ALL DONATED ITEMS WILL BE DELIVERED TO GATLINBURG AND DISTRIBUTED ON DECEMBER 17TH……



UNPAID WAGES
12/06/16

IN NOVEMBER….THE KENTUCKY LABOR CABINET RECOUPED  52-THOUSAND  442-DOLLARS IN INPAID WAGES FOR WORKERS IN
THE COMMONWEALTH….

UNPAID OVERTIME…..WITHHELD FINAL  PAYCHECKS….ILLEGAL DEDUCTIONS OF PAY….. AND LOWER PAY THAN THE LEGAL
MINIMUM WAGE REQUIRMENT ARE AMONG THE TYPES OF WAGE AND HOUR VIOLATIONS THE CABINSET PROSECUTES…..

SO FAR THIS YEAR….THE CABINET HAS RECOVERED  ONE-POINT-FIVE MILLION DOLLARS……

MORE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON LINE AT…..LABOR-DOT-KENTUCKY-DOT-GOV….



TODD COUNTY ESCAPEE
12/06/16

STATE POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR AN ESCAPEE FROM THE TODD COUNTY JAIL….

36 YEAR OLD DONALD MURPHY, JUNIOR….. WAS ON  WORK RELEASE AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER IN TRENTON….YESTEDAY
AFTERNOON AT THE TIME OF HIS ESCAPE…..….

MURPHY IS SIX-FEET-FOUR-INCHES TALL….WEIGHS  180 POUNDS…..AND HAS BROWN HAIR AND BLUE EYES…..WHEN LAST SEEN
HE WAS WEARING  AN ORANGE SHIRT…. BROWN PRISON JACKET….AND BLUEJEANS…..

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMAION IS ASKED TO CONTACT STATE POLCIE OR CALL NINE-ONE-ONE…….




SPORTS
12/06/16

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS ARE BACK ON THE ROAD TONIGHT AS THEY TRAVEL TO BARREN COUNTY…..
TIP OFF FOR THE GIRL’S GAME IS SIX….AND IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP…..KYLE HARWOOD WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON
SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50……WLCK….AND    99-POINT-THREE…..LOVE-FM…..WVLE…..STARTING AT FIVE-40 THIS AFTERNOON……

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRL’S BASKETBALL TEAM HOSTS MOSS THIS AFTERNOON…. AND THE BOY’S TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO
MOSS……

LOUISVILLE QUARTERBACK  LAMAR JACKSON WAS NAMED…..LAST NIGHT…..AS ONE OF THE FIVE FINALISTS  FOR THE TWENTY-16
HEISMAN TROPHY……

THE RECIPITNE WILL BE ANNOUNCED SATURDAY  NIGHT…

JACKSON…..LOUISVILLE’S FIRST HEISMAN FINALIST…..GUIDED THE CARDINALS TO A NINE AND THREE RECORD…..…







FARM BUREAU AWARDS
12/05/16

AT THE KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU’S 97TH ANNUAL MEETING…..

THE ALLEN COUNTY FARM BUREAU RECEIVED  THE “YOUNG FARMER GOLD STAR AWARD OF EXCELLENCE”….WHICH HONORS A
COUNTY’S  YOUNG FARMER COMMITTEE FOR  ITS ACTIVE PARTICIPATION IN FARM BUREAU LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
PROGRAMS…..STATE COMPETITIONS…..…AND EDUCATIONAL OR PROMOTIONAL INITIATIVES…..…

AND THE ALLEN COUNTY FARM BUREAU WAS ALSO RRECIGNIZED FOR OUTSTANDING MEMBERSHIP AND PROGRAM
ACHIEVEMENT…..WHICH HONORS COUNTY FARM BUREAU OFFICE WHO MEET THE COMPANY’S PROFITABILITY REQUIREMENTS
AND WHOSE INSURANCE POLICY GROWTH MEETS OR EXCEEDS ITS ANNUAL GROWTH GOAL……



MEETINGS
12/05/16

ON THE MEETDING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE UP-ALL-NIGHT COMMITTEE MEETS TONIGHT AT 6, THE ALLEN COUNTY LEAGUE OF ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN MEET AT SIX-30
AND GRAHAM LODGE AND THE SADDLE CLUB BOTH MEET AT 7…..

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 5 THE SCOTTSVILLE ART GUILD AND THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT BOARD OF
COMMISSIONERS BOTH MEET…..

THURSDYA NIGHT AT 6 THE DEMOCRATIC WOMEN’S CLUB MEETS, THE LIONS CLUB MEETS AT SIX-30 AND THE JAYCEES AND FISH
AND GAME CLUB BOTH MEET AT 7…….



JONES
12/05/16

68 YEAR OLD RANDY “BOB” JONES OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…..
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN RED HILL
MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 THIS MORNING (MON) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; PAT JONES….TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; SHANNON JONES OF OHIO AND CHRISTY AND JOE
WYATT OF GLASGOW….AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; BILLY AND JUDY OF TENNESSEE….A GRANDCHILD, A STEP-
GRANDCHILD AND THREE STEP-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



SPORTS
12/05/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL BOY’S  BASKETBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO DRAKES CREEK THIS AFTERNOON…..AND THE GIRL’S TEAM
HOSTS DRAKES CREEK….

AND THE PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND J-V TEAMS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON BARREN COUNTY…..


THREE KENTUCKY TEAMS NOW KNOW WHAT BOWL GAMES THEY WILL BE PLAYING IN…..
KENTUCKY WILL TAKE ON GEORGE TECH IN THE TAX SLAYER BOWL…..
LOUISVILLE GOES AGAINST   L-S-U AND IN CITRUS BOWL….

AND THE HILLTOPPERS TANGLE W ITH MEMPHIS  IN THE  BOCA RATON BOWL…….





MADDEN CASE
12/02/16

A PRE-TRIAL CONFERENCE WAS HELD IN ALLEN CIRCUIT COURT….THIS AFTERNOON….IN THE CASE OF THE COMMONWEALTH
VERSUS TIMOTHY MADDEN WHOSE CHARGED WITH MURDER….KIDNAPPING….AND RAPE IN THE DEATH OF GABBIE DOOLIN LAST
NOVEMBER…..
MADDENS’ LAWYER…..TRAVIS LOCKE…..ASKED THE COURT FOR  ADDITIONAL D-N-A TESTING…WHICH WAS APPROVED…
           
A NUMBER OF DATES WERE SET…..
ANY MOTION  ASKING  FOR A CHANGE OF  VENUE OR TO SURPRESS EVIDENCE MUST BE FILED BY MARCH 31ST…..THE
RESPONSE  DATE TO THOSE MOTIONS IS  APRIL; 28TH…AND REPLAYS MUST BE FILED BY MAY 26TH…..ADDITIONAL  D-N-A
TESTING MUST BE COMPLETED  BY JUNE 30TH….AND THE NEXT PRETRIAL CONFERENCE  WILL BE JULY 26TH…..
JUDGE JANET CROCKER   SAID NO MATTER WHERE THE TRIAL IS HELD…THEY’RE LOOKING AT EARLY   TWETNY-18 FOR A TRIAL
DATE…




TEACHER HALL OF FAME
12/02/16

THREE INDIVIDUALS HAVE BEEN  SELECTED  AS THE NEXT CLASS TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE “KENTUCKY TEACHER  HALL OF
FAME”….

WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY…..WHICH HOUSES THE HALL….ANNOUNCED THE THREE CURRENT OR FORMER TEACHERS
SELECTED ARE   OPAL SIBERT….RON SKILLERN…..AND JOE WESTERFIELD….

ALL THREE WILL BE INDUCTED DURING A CEREMONY ON   MARCH EIGHTH IN FRANKFORT…..



WANTED SUBJECT
12/02/16

STATE POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR AN INDI VIDUAL WHO FLED FROM A TRAFFIC STOP IN LOGAN COUNTY YESTERDAY…

A GOLD  TWO-THOUSAND-NINE IMPALA   WAS STOPPED JUST OUTSIDE THE LIMITS OF RUSSELLVILLE…AND IT WAS DISCOVERED
THAT THE DRIVER…..33 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER  JOHNSON OF PEMBROKE…..WAS WWANTED  FOR AN ACTIVE PAROLE
VIOLATION WARRANT….

WHEN TOLD TO EXIT THE VEHICLE…..JOHNSON  SPEDAWAY AND  LED TROOPERS ON A HIGH SPEED PURSUIT….THRU TWO
COUNTIES….BEFOE IT WAS TERMINATED…..

CHRISTOPHER JOHNSON IS A BLACK   MALE….SIX FEET TALL  AND WEIGHS  135 POUNDS…HE HAS BLACK HAIR….BROWN EYES….
AND MULTIPLE  TATTOOS….
IT’S  BELIEVED JOHNSON IS STAYING IN THE RUSSELLVILLE AREA….AND ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION ON HIS WHEREABOUT  
IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE BOWLING GREEN  POST   AT SEVEN-EIGHT-TWO-20-10…….



REMAINS IDENTIFIED
12/02/16

HUMAN REMAINS  FOUND ON NOVEMBER  28TH……IN BATH COUNTY…..HAVE BEEN IDENTIFIED  AS 35 YEAROLD CRYSAL WARNER

BACK IN JULY…..STATE POLICE CHARGED 52 YEAR OLD CRAIG PENNINGTON OF SPRINGFIELD   WITH TWO COUNTS OF MURDER
IN CONNECTION  WITH THE DISAPPEARANCE  OF WARNER  AND HER 38 YEAR OLD BOYFRIEND  ROBERT JONES…..WHOSE
REMAINS WERE FOUND NEAR WINCHESTER IN AUGUST…..….



HAGENBUCH
12/02/16

THERE WAS A LARGE CROWD ON HAND YESTERDAY….IN THE OLD DISTRICT COURT ROOM IN THE CITY/COUNTY BUILDING…..TO
HONOR RETIRING COUNTY ATTORNEY BILL HAGENBUGH  FOR HIS  27-YEARS OF SERVICE……
           
FOLLOWING THE RECEPTION…..CYNDI HAGENBUCH WAS SWORN IN AS ALLEN COUNTY ATTORNEY……



SPORTS
12/02016

THE PATRIOTS ARE ON THE ROAD TONIGHT AS THEY GO TO EDMONSON COUNTY FOR A BOY’S DOUBLEHEADER…..

TIP OFF FOR THE VARSITY GAME IS SEVEN-30…..BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP…  KYLE HARWOOD WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON
SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50…. WLCK….. AND 99-POINT-THREE…..LOVE-FM…..WVLE….STARTING AT SEVEN-10 TONIGHT……


STATE FOOTBALL LCHAMPIONS WILL BE DECIDED  THIS WEEK-END AT L-T SMITH STADIUM….
IN TONIGHT’S  CLASS ONE ”A” GAME…..BEECHWOOD TAKES ON HAZARD……







ARREST
12/01/16

OFFICER GARTH BRAGG….WITH SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….RESPONDED TO A HIT AND RUN  ACCIDENT AT THE INTER-SECTION  OF
OLIVER STREET AND  OLD GALLATIN ROAD…. WHERE A MAIL BOX AND ANOTHER  VEHICLE  WERE HIT…..

CHIEF JEFF PEARSON STOPPED THE SUSPECT VEHICLE IN FRONT OF PITCHFORD REALTY…..AND  FOLLOWING FIELD SOBRIETY
TESTS…..OFFICER BRAGG CHARGED    37 YEAR OLD  TONYA  ALLEN OF ALVATON WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND
LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT…..
SHE WAS ALSO IN POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND METHAMPHETAMINE……AND DETECTIVE   WAYDE KNOX…..
WITH THE DRUG TASK FORCE  CHARGED  ALLEN WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH- SECOND OFFENCE,  
TWO COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE- DRUG UNSPECIFIED, POSSSION OF MARIJUANA AND
PRESCRIPTION DRUG NOT IN THE PROPER CONTAINER…..

AND OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS   ARRESTED 20 YEAR OD WILLIAM BURTON OF NINE-11 BROWNSFORD   ROAD ON A WARRANT
CHARGING  BUGLERY, RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY  AND CRIMINAL MISCHIEF……



POSTSECONDARY FUNDING
12/01/16

THE COMMONWEALTH’S UNIVERSITY PRESIDENTS ARE FINALIZING A PLAN THAT WOULD TIE SOME OF THEIR STATE FUNDING  TO
PERFORMANCE OUTCOMES….SUCH AS HIGHER GRADUATION RATES AND MORE DEGREES IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY……

ACCORDING TO THE  HERALD-LEADER…..THE PLAN WOULD DIVIDE UP THE 49-MILLION DOLLARS GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN
APPROPRIATED TO OUTCOMES FOR NEXT FISCAL YEAR…..

UNDER ONE PROPOSAL……ABOUT 35-PERCENT OF FUNDING WOULD BE BASED ON STUDENT SUCCESS…..



CRIME STOPPERS
12/01/16

NOVEMBER 11TH……SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  WERE CALLED TO A BURGLARY AND THEFT AT WARDS CHAPEL CHURCH ON SOUTH  
COURT STREET…..AND NOW CRIME STOPPERS IS SEEKING INFORMATION ON THE CRIME…..

YOU CAN CALL EIGHT-SIX-SIX-EIGHT-FOUR-TWO- CLUE….OR   TEXT YOUR TIP TO       S-C-K-Y AT “CRIMES”….

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



REPUBLICAN LEADERS
12/01/16

MEETING IN FRANKFORT YESTERDAY…..KENTUCKY HOUSE REPUBLICANS  CHOSE THE REMAINDER OF THEIR LEADERSHIP TEAM
FOR THE NEXT  TWO YEARS….

REPRESENTATIVE DAVID OSBORE WILL SERVE AS  SPEAKER PRO TEM….. REPRESENTATIVE JONATON SHELL WAS SELECTED
MAJORITY FLOO LEADER…. REPRESENTATIVE DAVID WAS SERVE AS MAJROITY CAUCUS CHARI….AND RREPRESENTATIVE KEVIN
BRATCHER AS MINORITY WHIP….
HOUSE MINORITY FLOOR LEADER….JEFF HOOVER…..WAS RECENTLY SELECTED TO BEGON SPEAKER…..

FOLLOWING THE NOVEMBER ELECTON…...REPUBLICANS NO HOLD  A 64-TO-36  MAJORITY IN THE HOUSE…..THE G-O-P ALSO
HOLDS THE GOVERNORSHIP AND SENATE…..



HOUCNIN FERRY CLOSED
12/01/16

THE ACCESS TO THE GREEN RIVER AT HOUCHIN FERRY……IN MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK….HAS BEEN CLOSED DO A
SUDDEN NINE FOOT FALL IN THE RIVER LEVEL…… FOLLOWING A BREACH OF THE LOCK AND DAM NUMERB SIX….

THE RAMP NO LONGER REACHES THE RIVER….WHICH BESIDES BELING LOWER…..IS MOVING FASTER AND THE BANKS ARE
UNSTABLE….PARK OFFICIALS SAY IT WILL TAKE AWHILE  FOR THE RIVER AND BANKS TO STABLIZE….

MEAN WHILE…..THE HOUCHEN  FERRY CAMPGROUND AND PICNIC AREA REMAIN OPEN……



SPORTS
12/01/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRL’S  BASKETBALL TEAM IS AT HOME THIS AFTERNOON TO PLAY BOWLING GREEN……WHILE THE BOYS
TEAM GOES TO BOWLING GREEN….

AND THE LADY PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS   HOST SOUTH WARERN…….







ALLEN UNEMPL;OYMENT RATE DROPS
11/30/16

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY FELL FROM FOUR-
PERCENT IN SEPTEMBER TO THREE-POINT-EIGHT PERCENT IN OCTOBER……AND THIS OCTOBER’S JOBLESS RATE WAS ALSO
BELOW THE FOUR-POINT-THREE PERCENT RECORDED IN OCEOTBER OF LAST YEAR…..

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

STATEWIDE…..JOBLESS RATE FELL IN 82 COUNTIES….ROSE IN 33….AND STAYED THE SAME IN FIVE…..
WOODFORD  COUNTY RECORDED  THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT THREE- PERCENT….
AND   MAGOFFIN COUNTY REPORTED THE HIGHEST JOBLESS RATE  AT 14-POINT-ONE PERCENT…….



RETIREMENT FUND LAWSUIT
11/30/16

CONCERNED ABOUT THE CONTINING PROBLEMS WITH KENTUCKY’S  RETIREMENT SYSTEM……A GROUP OF CURRENT AND
RETIRED TEACHERS FILED  SUIT IN FRANKLIN CIRCUIT COURT YESTERDAY……ASKING THE COMMONWEALTH  ADEQUATELY  
FUND THE PENSION SYSTEM….

ACCORDING TO THE SUIT…..PRIOR GOVERNORS AND LAWMAKERS HAVE FAILED TO ADEQUATELY FUND THE KENTUCKY
TEACHER’S RETIREMENT SYSTEM…..RESULTING IN AN UNFUNDED LIABILITY OF OVER  24-BILLON DOLARS….

NAMED AS DEFENDANTS  ARE GOVERNOR  MATT BEVIN…..SENATE PRESIDENT ROBERT STIVERS….AND OUT GOING HOUSE
SPEAKER GREG STUMBO……



SPORTS
11/30/16

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS OPENED THE SEASON LAST NIGHT AS THEY LOST TWICE  TO SOUTH WARREN…..THE LADY
PATRIOTS WERE DEFEATED  58 TO 36…


AND THE PATRIOTS LOST  TO THE SPARTIANS  54 TO 46…..


NEXT GAME FOR THE LADY PATRIOTS WILL BE SATURDAY AS THEY PLAY IN CORBIN…..AND THE NEXT GAME FOR THE PATRIOTS
WILL BE FRIDAY  AS THEY TRAVEL TO EDMONSON COUNTY…….






VICTIM IDENTIFIED
11/29/16

STATE POLICE SAY THE VICTIM OF A FATAL TRAFFIC ACCIDENT SATURDAY MORNING….NEAR ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH
SCHOOL…..HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED AS  38 YEAR OLD SAMUEL STROUD, JUNIOR OF PEGRAM, TENNESSEE…..
FOR SOME UNKNOWN REASON…..HIS 1992 FORD PICK-UP LEFT THE ROADWAY…. STRUCK  A UTILITY POLE…..AND THEN
CONTINUES ON BEFORE  HITTING ANOTHER UTILITY  POLE AND OVERTURNING  MULTIPLE TIMES……



HUNT
11/29/16

92 YEAR OLD LOLA EDNA HUNT OF ADOLPHUS DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT HER RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN OAK  FOREST NUMBER ONE CEMETERY….
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TODAY (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER; SYLVIA CHERRY OF ADOLPHUS…..10 GRANDCHILDREN AND 18 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN
ALSO SURVIVE…..



BURN BAN LIFTED
11/28/16

ALLEN COIUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE  JOHNNY HOBDY HAS SIGNED A EXECUTIVE ORDER  DECLARING THAT THE  BURN BAN…….
INSTATED ON OCTOER 16TH……HAS BEEN LIFTED……



SPORTS
11/29/16

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT  BASKETBALL TEAMS OPEN THEIR SEASONS TONIGHT AS THEY HOST SOUTH WARREN…..

      
TIP OFF FOR THE GIRL’S GAME IS SIX……BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE IT TO PATRIOT GYM….KYLE HARWOOD WILL HAVE THE ACTION
ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50…. WLCK…..AND 99-POINT-THREE…..LOVE-FM….WVLE…..STARTING AT FIVE-40 THIS
AFTERNOON…….





PEARSON
11/28/16

88 YEAR OLD WANDA CARL PEARSON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TODAY (MON) AT MAGNOLIA VILLAGE IN BOWLING GREEN…..
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY MORNING AT 11 AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN
COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 9 THURSDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…AND MEMORIAL
DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH…..

SHE’S SURVIVED  BY SEVEAL COUSINS…….



TENNESSEE POWEBALL WINNER
11/28/16

THERE WAS ONE WINNING TICKET  FOR SATRUDAY NIGHT’S POWERBALL DRAWING AND IT WAS SOLD IN LAFAYETTE….

THE JACKPOT WAS 420-POINT-NINE MILLON DOLLARS   AND THE WINNER HAS 180-DAYS TO CLAIM THEIR PRIZE…….



HUNTING ACCIDENT
11/28/16

A HUNTING ACCICENT YESTERDAY MORNING IN METCALFE COUNTY  CLAIMED A LIFE….

ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE…..31 YEAR OLD HERBERT LATTIN WAS DEER HUNTING….
WITH   HIS 10 YEAR OLD SON  .IN A DEER STAND…. WHEN HE  SUSTAINED AN ACCIDENTAL  GUN SHOT WOUND TO THE HEAD….



FATAL
11/28/16

SATURDAY MORNING AROUND EIGHT…..THERE WAS A FATAL TRAFFIC ACCIDENT ON VETERANS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY IN FRONT
OF THE HIGH SCHOOL…..

THE VICTIM WAS FROM TENESSEE…..HOWEVER…..STATE POLICE  HAVEN’T  RELEASED ANY OTHER INFORMATION…..



MEETINGS
11/28/16

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

UP ALL NIGHT FUND RAISING MEETING  TOMORROW NIGHT AT 6….

THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 5 THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE DIABETES, EDUCATION AND SUPPORT  GROUP  MEETS AND
THE COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS GROUP  AND THE JUNIOR   JAYCEES BOTH MEET THURSDAY NIGHT  AT 6……



SPORTS
11/28/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRL’S BASKETBALL TEAM PLAYS AT SOUTH WARREN….WHILE THE BOY’S TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON
SOUTH WARREN…..

AND THE PATRIOT FRRESHMAN  AND JUNIIOR VARSITY TEAMS ENTERTAIN  WARREN CENTRAL…..  







FISCAL COURT
11/23/16

ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELED TO THE ADOLPHUS FIRE DEPARTMENT LAST NIGHT TOLD HOLD THEIR MEETING….AND A
GROUP APPEARED BEFORE THE COURT REQUESTING AN AMENDMENT TO THE COUNTY  POULTRY ORDINANCE….WHICH WAS
ESTABLISHED  IN 1998…..

ANY ACTION ON THEIR REQUEST WAS TABLED….AND THE COURT AGREED TO HOLD A SPECIAL MEETING  TO DEAL ONLY WITH
THE POULTRY ORDINANCE…….



DEGREES UP
11/23/16

THE KENTUCKY COUNCIL ON POSTSECODARY EDUCATION  SAYS COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES  IN THE COMMONWEALTH  HAS
CONFERRED A RECORD NUMBER OF DEGREES AND CREDENTIALS…..

DURING THE TWENTY-15-16 SCHOOL  YEAR….THERE WERE 65-THOUSAND- 829 DEGREES AND CREDENTIALS CONFERRED….
WHICH WAS AN INCREASE OF TWO-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT FROM THE PREVIOUS YEAR…..

THE NUMBER OF BACHELOR DEGREES INCREASED THREE-POINT-SIX PERCENT…. WHILE  THE NUMBER OF CERTIFICATES
EARNED AT KENTUCKY COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES INCREASED FOUR-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT…..AND THE
NUMBER OF ASSOCIATE  DEGREES INCREASED BY  THREE-TENTHS OF A PERCENT…..



ELECTION AUDIT
11/23/16

THE KENTUCKY ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE HAS SELECTED  THE SIX COUNTIES TO UNDERGO  A POST-ELECTION AUDIT OF
THE NOVEMBER  EIGHTH GENERAL ELECTION…
KENTUCKY LAW REQUIRES A POST-ELECITON AUDIT FOLLOWING THE  PRIMAY AND GENERAL ELECTION……AND THE SIX
COUNTIES SELECTED IN THE RANDOM DRAWING  WERE CALLOWAY…..CARTER….JACKSON….LESLIE…. MUHLENBERG….. AND
WAYNE……

THERE WERE 277 ELECTION COMPLAINS  AND   215 CALLS WERE MADE TO THE ELECTION FRAUD HOTLINE…..
MOST OF  THE COMPLAINTS DEALT  WITH   PROCEDURAL QUESTIONS….ELECTION OFFICIALS….AND VOTING  MACHINES….. …..



PURSUIT
11/23/16

TWO LOUISVILLE MEN WERE ARRESTED YESTERDAY  FOLLOWING A HIGH SPEED PURSUIT THROUGH  A NUMBER OF
COUNTIES…..

STATE POLICE  SAY A  CHEVY TAHOE…….MATCHING  THE DESCRIPTON  OF A STOLEN TRUCK WAS LOCATED ON THE NATCHER
PARKWAY….THE DRIVER FAILED TO STOP….AND ACCELERATED….CONTINUING NORTH ON  I-65…..
THE CHASE LASTED FOR ABOUT  50 MILES.….FROM SMITH’S GROVE  TO E’TOWN……WHERE SPIKE STRIPS WERE USED TO
FORCE THE VEHICLE OFF THE ROADWAY……THE TWO MEN INSIDE THE VEHICLE THEN FLED ON FOOOT….AND WERE
APPREHENDED A SHORT TIME LATER….

THE DRIVER……19 YEAR OLD DAVID WILLIAMSON, JUNIOR….IS CHARGED WITH RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY, CARRYING A
CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE….IN ADDITION TO A NUMBER OF TRAFFIC
CHARGES…..
AND THE PASSENGER….24 YEAR OLD LAMONTREZ JACKSON  WAS SERVED A JEFFERSON COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING
MURDER,  ROBBERY AND PERSISTENT  FELONY OFFENDER…..HE’S ALSO FACING A NUMBER OF OTHER CHARGES……



THANKSGIVING CLOSINGS
11/23/16

HERE ARE YOUR THANKSGIVING CLOSINGS….

THE COUNTY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE AND CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE WILL CLOSING  AT NOON TODAY  AND WILL BE CLOSED
TOMORROW  AND FRIDAY…..

FEDERAL OFFICES AND POST OFFICE CLOSED TOMORROW AND THERE WILL BE NO MAIL DELIVERY…..
ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY CLOSSED TOMORROW….
COUNTY AND STATE OFFICES CLOSED TOMORROW AND FRIDAY….
CITY OFFICES CLOSED TOMORROW AND FRIDAY….TOMORROW’S TRASH ROUTES WILL BE PICKED UP MONDAY THE 28TH AND
FRIDAY TRASH WILL BE COLLECTED TUESDAY THE 29TH….
COUNTY CLERK, CIRCUIT CLERK AND SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  OFFICES, TRANSFER STATION AND ANIMAL SHELTER CLOED
TOMORROW, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY….
CORE CLOSED TOMORROW AND OPEN EIGHT TO FORU-30 FRIDAY…..
NO SCHOOL IN ALLEN COUTY TODAY, TOMORROW AND FRIDAY…..



SPORTS
11/23/16

MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY  HAS SUSPENDED  MEN’S HEAD BASKETBALL COACH SEAN WOODS….WITH PAY….EFFECTIVE
IMMEDIATELY….

IN A STATEMENT……THE SCHOOL SAID AFTER RECEIVING COMPLAINTS INVOLVING WOODS….AND INVESTIGATION WAS
STARTED…..

ASSISTANT COACH PRESTON SPRADLIN  WILL SERVE AS INTERIM HEAD COACH UNTIL THE INVESTIGATION IS COMPLETED……







KY UNEMPLOYMENT RISES
11/22/16

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..KENTUCKY’S  UNEMPLOYMENT RATE  ROSE SLIGHTLY  FROM
FIVE-PERCENT  IN SEPTEMBER   TO FIVE –POINT-ONE PERCENT IN OCTOBER……

HOWEVER….THE OCTOER JOBLESS RATE  WAS FOUR-TENTHS  OF A PERCENTAGE POINT LOWER  THAN THE FIVE-POINT-FIVE
PERCENT  RECORDED  IN OCTOBER  OF LAST YEAR…..

THE OCTOBER JOBS REPORT SHOWED NO CHANGE FROM THE PREVIOUS MONTHY…..AS NONFARM EMPLOYMENT REMAINS AT A
HISTORICAL HIGH…..
AS  SEVEN OF KENTUCKY’S 11 MAJOR NONFARM JOB SECTORS  REGISTERED GAINS….WHILE THREE DECLINED…..AND ONE
STAYED THE SAME…..



STIVERS REELECTED
11/22/16

REPUBLICAN   ROBERT STIVERS  HAS BEEN  ELECTED TO ANOTHER  TERM AS KENTUCKY SENATE PRESIDENT…..AND SENATRO
DAVID GIVENS  WAS RE-ELECTED PRESIDENT PRO-TEM….

MEETING IN FRANKFORT YESTERDAY….THE ENTIRE SENATE LEADERSHIP TEAM WAS LEFT INPLACE FOR THE NEXT TWO YEARS….

AS BOTH THE HOUSE AND SENATE WILL BE UNDER G-O-P CONTROL FOR THE FIRST TIME IN NEARLY A CENTURY…....WHEN THEY
COVENE  IN JANUARY……



THANKSGIVING CLOSINGS
11/22/16

FOR THE THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY…..
THE COUNTY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE AND CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE WILL CLOSE AT NOON TOMORROW AND BE CLOSED THURSDAY
AND FRIDAY…..



WALDEN
11/22/16

90 YEAR OLD OLLIE  WALDEN OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…..FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW  AFTERNOON (WED) AT TWO AT STRODE FUNERAL HOME SCOTTSVILLE CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN
CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME….AND
MEMORIAL CONTRIBUTIONS ARE SUGGESTED TO THE WHITE CEMETERY IN CUMBERLAND COUNTY……

SH’E SURVIVED BY THREE NIECES; JOYCE WALDEN AND  JUANITA AND TOMMY BROWN OF SCOTTSVISLLE AND MARY RICH OF
TOMPKINSVILLE……AND THREE NEPHEWS; JOE AND NAOMI WALDEN AND JAMES AND DEBBIE WALDEN ALL OF SCOTTSILLE AND
TOMMY HOWARD OF FLEMINGSBURG……..



RICHARDSON
11/22/16

67 YEAROLD PATRICIA “TISH” ANN PARRISH RICHARDSON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT HOSPICE HOUSE IN BOWLING
GREEN….FUNERAL  SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH
BURIAL IN GLASGOW MUNICIPAL CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 THIS MORNING (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED  BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; LESLIE AND STEVEN RICH OF SCOTTSVILLE AND ANGIE RICHARDSON
OF NORTH CAROLINA…..HER MOTHER; EDITH PARRISH…..AND TWO SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW; PEGGY AND LEX CARTER
AND JAN AND DAVID CARTER ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; EDDY AND NANCY PARRISH OF
TENNESSEE….FOUR GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….…..



SPORTS
11/22/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOLS  BOY’S BASKETBALL TEAM GOES TO GLAGOW THIS AFTERNOON…..WHILE THE GIRL’S TEAM ENERTAINS
GLASGOW…..







FEDERAL FUNDS FOR FIRES
11/21/16

FEMA HAS AUTORIZED FEDERAL FUNDS…..TO REIMBURSE COSTS…..TO FIGHT THE WILDFIRES BURING IN   HARLAN…..KNOX….
LETCHER…..AND PIKE COUNTIES…

THE FUNDS WILL REIMBURSE  75-PERCENT OF THE ELIGIBLE FIREFIGHTING COSTS…..WHICH CAN INCLUDE LABOR…..
EQUIPMENT….AND SUPPLIES USED FOR FIGHTING THE FIRES…….

AND COSTS FOR EMERGENCY WORK….SUCH AS EVACUATIONS AND SHELTERING…..POLICE BARRICADING…..AND TRAFFIC
CONTROL…..

AT THE TIME OF THE FUNDING  REQUEST…..THE FIRES HAD BURNED  ALMOST  28-THOUSAND ACRES  AND WAS THREATENING
MORE  THAN 17-HUNDRED HOMES………



REMAINS FOUND
11/21/16

STATE POLICE E SAY THEY ARE INVESTIGATING THE DISCOVERY OF  HUMAN REMAINS FOUND IN CASEY COUNTY SATURDAY…..

THE REMAINS HAVE BEEN SENT TO THE STATE MEDICAL EXAMINER FOR IDENTIFICAITON….BUT THEY WERE FOUND IN AN AREA
THAT HAS BEEN THE MAIN FOCUS IN THE SEARCH FOR 24 YEAR OLD WHITLEY COPLEY…..WHO WHO HAS BEEN MISSING FOR
OVER A YEAR…..



BUTLER DOUBLE MURDER ARRESTS
11/21/16

A THIRD PERSON WANTED IN A DOUBLE HOMICIDE IN BUTLER COUNTY WAS ARRESTED IN BOWLING GREEN YESTERDAY….

33 YEAR OLD CHARLES “COTTON” LINDSEY  WAS LOCATED  IN BOWLING GREEN YESTERDAY WHERE HE WAS TAKEN INTO
CUSTORY WITHOUT INDICENT….HE WAS LODGED IN THE BURTER COUINT YJAIL CHARGED WITH MURDER….

FRIDAY…22 YEAR OLD ARLEXIA KAWAI OF BOWLING GREEN AND 21 YEAR OLD HELEN RONE OF ROUNDHILL WERE ARRESTED
AND CHARGED WITH COMPLICITY TO MURDER…..



UNION RULING
11/21/16

A FEDERAL APPEALS COURT HAS RULED THAT TWO KENTUCKY COUNTIES CAN PASS A  LAW PROHIBITING COMPANIES FROM
REQUIRING ITS WORKERS TO JOIN A LABOR UNION…..

THE DECISION OVERTURNS A LOWER COURT DECISION THAT OVERTURED LAWS IN HARDIN AND WARREN COUNTIES….
THE COMMONWEALTH IS THE ONLY SOUTHERN STATE THAT DOES NOT HAVE A SO-CALLED “RIGHT TO WORK” LAW….WHICH
SUPPORTERS  SAY WOULD ACT AS AN INCENTIVE FOR COMPANIES LOOKING TO LOCATE IN KENTUCKY….BUT THOSE OPPOSING
THE LAW….INCLUDING LABOR UNIONS….SAY IT WOULD WEAKEN BARGAINING POWER AND LEAD TO LOWER WAGES AND
BENEFITS….

THE KENTUCKY  A-F-L/C-I-O SAYS THEY WILL APPEAL THE DECISION….



SPORTS
11/21/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL BOY’S BASKETBALL TRAVELS TO WARREN EAST…. WHILE THE GIRLS TEAM  HOSTS WARREN EAST…..







WKU SUES RETIREMENT SYSTEM
11/18/16

WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERITY HAS SUED THE COMMONWEALTH’S  RETIREMENT SYSTEM  OVER BEING FORCE TO CONTINEUS
TO PAY BENEFITS F FOR ABOUT 160 WORKER WHO NO LONGER OFFICIALLY WORK FOR THE SCHOOL…..

IN AUGUST….SOME JOBS WERE OUTSOURCED TO A PRIVATE COMPANY….NOW THOSE WORKERS ARE STILL DOING THE SAME
JOB AS THEY WORK FOR  A PRIVATE COMPANY AND NOT A PUBLIC UNIVERSITY…..

HOWEVER…..STATE OFFICIALS ARE STILL REQUIRING THE UNIVERSITY TO COMTINUE TO PAY INTO THE RETIREMENT SYSTEM
FOR THOSE WORKERS….AND THE WORKERS CONTINUE CONTRIBUTING AS WELL…..



WORKER DIES
11/18/16

A CONSTRUCTION WORKER…..WHO WAS INJURED WORKING  ON A NEW BUILDING AT WESTERN…..HAS DIED…

THE MAN….WHO WORKED FOR ARCHWAY ROOFING AND SHEET METAL IN LOUISVILLE…..WAS INJUED AFTER FALLING WHILE
WORKING ON THE NEW  OGDEN COLLEGE HALL……



FEDERAL REFUNDS DELAYED
11/18/16

THE INTERNAL REVENUE  SERVICE  IS REMINDING KENTUCKY TAXPAYERS….WHO CLAIM THE EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT  OR
ADDITION CHILD TAX CREDIT…..TO PLAN ON A REFUND DELAY UNTIL FEBRUARY  15TH….

A RECENT FEDERAL LAW CHANGE…..AIMED AT MAKING IT EASIER FOR THE  I-R-S TO DETECT AND PREVENT REFUND FRAUD….TO
HOLD ANY TAX RETURN CLAIMING EITHER CREDIT UNTIL FEBRUARY 15TH…..AND THE LAW REQUIRES THE I-R-S TO HOLD THE
ENTIRE REFUND AND NOT JUST THE PORTION RELATED TO THE CREDITS….

TO AVOID ANY FURTHER DELAYS….THE I-R-S  SAYS TAXPAYERS SHOULD FILE THEIR RETURNS AS THE NORMALLY DO….AND  
DON’T WAIT TO FILE LATER IN THE SEASON….AND TAXPAYERS ARE ENCURAGED TO FILED A COMPLETE AND ACCURATE RETURN
THE FIRST TIME….WHICH WILL LIKELY RESUTL IN A FASTER RETURN….AND AMENDED RETURNS TAKE UP TO 16-WEEKS TO
PROCESS….



MAMMOTH CAVE CONCERT
11/18/16

SUNDAY AFTERNOON….THE BARREN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL CONCERT BAND…WILL BE PLAY INSIDE MAMMOTH CAVE….
MARKING THE FIRST TIME AN ENTIRE CONCERT  BAND HAS PLAYED   IN THE “MONARCH OF CAVES”….

THE BAND WILL PERFORM ROBERT SHELDON’S  TWO-THOUSAND SIX COMPOSITION….”LOST IN MAMMOTH CAVE”….PLUS OTHER
PATRIOTIC AND SEASONAL SELECTONS….

THE HALF-HOUR  HOUR PROGRAM WILL BEGIN AT TWO  THE PARK VISITOR CENTER’S SHELTER…..



SPORTS
11/18/16

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS CONTINUE TONIGHT…..
IN CLASS ONE “A”……RUSSELLVILLE TAKES ON BETHLEHEM
CLASS FOUR “A” FINDS…..SOUTH WARREN GOING AGAINST FRANKLIN/SIMPSON
AND IN CLASS FIVE “A”…..BOWLING GREEN TANGLES WITH OWENSBORO







BOIL WATER ADVISOTRY
11/17/16

THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT HAS INFORMED NEWSWATCH THAT THE BOIL WATER ADVISOTY FOR  SOUTH OAK FOREST
ROAD HAS BEEN LIFTED…..



BURN BAN
11/17/16

ALLEN COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE   PRO-TEM  DENNIS HARPER  HAS SIGNED  AN EXECUTIVE ORDER  DECLARING A BAN ON
OPEN BURNING IN ALLEN COUNTY…..

THE BAN TAKES EFFECT IMMEDIATELY AND WILL REMAIN  IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE….
DURING THIS TIME….NO PERSON SHALL  LIGHT OR MAINTAIN AN OPEN FIRE….AT ANY LOCATION IN ALLEN COUNTY….AND
ANYONE VIOLATING THE BAN SHALL BE SUBJECT TO FINES AND PENALTIES….

ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY DIVISION OF FORESTRY…...83 COUNTIES IN THE COMWONWEALTH ARE  NOW UNDER  A BURN
BAN……



BARREN ALCOHOL ORDINANCE
11/17/16

BARREN FISCAL COURT HAS AMENDED IT ALCOHOL ORDINANCE  TO PERMIT  SALES ON SUNDAY….

LAST MONTH….THE ORDINANCE WAS AMENDED TO PROHIBIT SUNDAY SALES…. HOWEVER SINCE THEM…..SEVERAL
MAGISTRATES  AND JUDGE EXECUTIVE MICHAEL HALE SAID THEY HAD HEARD FROM RESIDENTS ASKING FOR SALE SEVEN DAYS
AWEEK…..

FOLLOWING A PUBLIC HEARING YESTERDAY…..TO WHICH NO ONE ATTENDED….THE COURT VOTED TO AMEND THE ALCOHOL
ORDINANCE TO PERMIT SUNDAY SALES….



LOGAN COMPANY EXPANDING
11/17/16

A LOGAN COUNTY COMPANY…..CHAMPION PETFOODS U-S-A….HAS ANNOUNCED  A 178-MILLION DOLLAR EXPANSION ….WHICH
WILL BRNG ITS TOTAL EMPLOYMENT TO 200…..

BASE IN ALBERTA, CANADA…..CHAMPION PETFOOD BRANDS  AEE SOLD IN MORE THAN 80 COUNTRIES…..



MCCORMICK
11/17/16

87 YEAR OLD BUFORD RAY MCCORMICK OF SCOTTSVILLED DIED MONDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….AND
THERE WILL BE NO VISITATION OR SERVICE…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER;   MARY BAILEY AND STEVE LANDRUM OF SCOTTSVILLE….THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND TWO
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
11/17/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRL’S BASKETBALL  TEAMS PLAY AT DRAKES DREEK…..WHILE THEY BOY’S  TEAMS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE
ON DRAKES CREEK…..


FIVE MEMBERS OF THE PATRIOT FOOTBALL TEAM   HAVE BEEN SELECTED TO THE “SKY CONFERENCE”  ALL-SEASON OFFENSE
AND DEFENSE  TEAMS…

LOGAN STEWART WAS NAMED TO THE OFFENSIVE  FIRST TEAM……WHILE  JACK WARD WAS NAMED TO THE SECOND TEAM…

NAMED TO THE DEFENSIVE FIRST TEAM  WERE JACOB KINSLOW AND CAYDON ROSS….

AND  SHELDON  PEAY WAS NAME TO THE DEFENSIVE SECOND TEAM AS A PUNTER…..







HEALTH INSURANCE
11/16/16

ACCORDING TO A NEW REPORT FROM THE FOUNDATION FOR A HEALHTY KENTUCKY…..IF KENTUCKIANS  LOOKING FOR TWENTY-
17 HEALTH PLANS ON THE FEDERAL MARKET PLACY ARE ANYTHING LIKE THOSE WHO OBTAINED THEIR TWENTY-16 PKANS THRU
THE COMMONWEALTH’S STATE EXCHANGE…..ABOUT 95-PERCENT WILL ENROLL IN MEDICAID…..

OF THE NEATLY 26-PERCENT OF KENTUCKIANS….AGES 18-64…WHO OBTAINED THEIR FOR TWENTY-16 THRU   “KYNECT”….JUST
FIVE-PERCENT ENROLLED IN PRIVATE…. INDIVIDUAL-MARKET COVERAGE…..

OPEN ENROLLMENT FOR TWENY-17 HEALTH COVERAGE BEGAN NOVEMBER FIRST…...AND MOST KENTUCKIANS WITHOUT
EMPLOYER-PROVIDED INSURANCE MSUT ENROLL…..OR RE-ENROLL…USING HEALTH-CARE-DOT-GOV…..



ROBBERY
11/16/16

THE CAVE CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT  IS SEEKING HELP IN A BURGLARY  AT THE     BI-RITE SALVAGE ON SOUTH DIXIE HIGHWAY…..

A PERSON OR PERSONS ENTERED THE BUILDING….AND TOOK A HERITAGE “FORTRESS”….STAND UP SAFE  CONTAINING 27-
THOUSAND DOLLARS CASH…..

A ONE-THOUSAND DOLLAR  REWARD IS BEING OFFERED FOR INFORMATION LEADING TO THE ARREST AND CONVICTION OF THE
PERSONS OR PERSONS RESPONSIBLE….



COP IMPERSONATOR
11/16/16

A WARREN COUNTY MAN  WAS ROBBED YESTERDAY AFTERNOON….ON MORGANTOWN ROAD….BY AN INDIVIDUAL
INPERSONATING  A POLICE OFFICER….

THE VICTIM TOLD THE WARREN COUNTY SHEIRFF’S DEPARTMENT THAT A BLACK      S-U-V….WITH DARK TINTED WINDOWS AND
BLACK WHEEL…..CAM UP BEHIND HIM AND ACTIVATED RED AND BLUE FLASHING LIGHTS…..

THE VICTIM PULLED OVER…..AND THE DRIVER OF THE S-U-V WALKED UP…..PUT A KNIFE TO HIS THROAT…..AND DEMANDED
MONEY…..

THE SUSPECT IS DESCRIBET AS A BLACK MALE….AVERAGE HEIGHT WITH A THIN BUILD….HE HAD SHORT DREAD LOCKS AND
WAS DRESSED ALL IN BLACK…



BOIL WATER ADVISOTY
11/15/16

THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT HAS ISSUED A BOIL WATER ADVISORY… EFFECTIVE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE….
FOR SOUTH OAK FOREST CHURCH ROAD….BUCK CREEK ROAD…..BLUNT FORD ROAD…..AND NEW BUCK CREEK ROAD…..





SPORTS
11/16/16

LAST NIGHT….LADY PATRIOT  SENIOR SOFTBALL PLAYER RYLEY WHITNEY SIGNED TO PLAY HER COLLEGE SOFTBALL AT
CAMPBELLSVILLE UNIVERSITY….


SINCE 1995……WHITNEY IS THE 27 LADY PATRIOT TO SIGN TO PLAY COLLEGE SOFTBALL…..AND THE EIGHTH TO SIGN WITH  
CAMPBELLSVILLE…..







DUMPING PENALITIES SOUGHT
11/15/16

THE CABINET FOR HEALTH AND FAMILY SERVICES IS SEEKING  EIGHT-POINT-TWO MILLION  DOLLARS IN CIVIL PENALITIES…..
AGAINST VARIOUS COMPANIES AND INDIVIDUALS FOR THE DUMPING OF LOW-LEVEL RADOACTIVE  WASTE   IN LANDFILLS IN
ESTILL AND GREENUP COUNTIES……

STATE LAW PROHIBITS THE DISPOSAL OF RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL FROM OUT-OF-STATE COMPANIES….

AND THE FINES…..WHICH RANGE FROM 30-THOUSAND TO  TWO-POINT-65 MILLION DOLLARS……ARE BEING LEVIED AGAINST
EIGHT COMPANIES  AND ONE INDIVIDUAL……



CITY COUNCIL
11/15/16

AS LAST NIGHT’S SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING…..MAYOR ROB CLINE ASKED ABOUT A  “BURN BAN”  BECAUSE OF THE
DRY CONDITIONS…..

AND AS FISCAL COURT DID LAST WEEK…..THE COUNCIL APPROVED THE FIRE DEPARTMENT SPENDING UP TO 65-THOUSAND
DOLLARS  FOR THE PURCHASE OF TWO NEW TRUCKS….BUT CHIEF MIKE COOKSEY SAID SOME SNAGS HAD DEVELOPED…..AND
THE PURCHASE MAY NOT TO  THROUGH…….



DOOLIN MEMORIAL
11/15/16

IT WAS AYEAR AGO THAT SEVEN YEAR OLD GABBIE DOOLIN LOST HER LIFE….AND LAST NIGHT…..DESPITE THE COLD WEATHER….
A LARGE CROWD GATHERED ON THE SCOTTSIVLLE SQUARE  TO HOLD A CANDLE LIGHT PRAYER   VIGIL……



SPORTS
11/15/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRL’S BASKETBAL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO BARREN COUNTY…..WHILE THE BOY’S  TEAM HOSTS BARREN
COUNTY……







COMER SWEARING  IN
11/14/16

FIRST DISTRICT  CONRESSMAN ELECT  JAMES  COMER WILL BE SWORN IN AS A MEMBER  OF THE 114TH CONGRESS  THIS
AFTERNOON AT FIVE-45…..

COMER WON THE SPECIAL ELECTION TO FILL  THE REMAINDER OF  FORMER CONGRESSMAN  ED WHITFILED’S TERM…WHO
RESIGNED…..
AND HE ALSO WON THE ELECTION FOR THE REGULAR TERM THAT BEGINS IN JANUARY……



ARREST
11/14/16

SOME ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..
ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR AND OFFICERJEREMY CENTERS RESPONDED TO REPORTS  OF SHOPLIFTERS AT THE T-S-C
STORE….
THE OFFICERS LOCATED THE SUBEJCTS WALKING ON CHEROKEE DRIVE…..AND 22 YEAR OLD CODY SHRUM OF TWO-THOSAND-
TWO  JEFFERSON SCHOOL ROAD…WHO HAD A PACK OF KNIVES IN HIS PANTS…..AND 23 YEAR OLD MATTHEW SNOW OF EIGHT-96
BROWNSFORD ROAD….WHO HAD A 14-PIECE SET OF SOCKET TOOLS  IN A BAG UNDER HIS SWEATSHIRT  WERE BOTH CHARGED
WITH THEFT  BY UNLAWFUL TAKING SHOPLIFTING…..

23 YEAR OLD ETHAN REID OF SEVEN-50 HUFF LANE WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER JEWELIE WRIGHT ON WARRANTS CHARGING
WANTON ENDANGERMENT  AND CRIMINAL MISCHIEF…..

AND OFFICER GARTH BRAGG SERVED A WARREN COUNTY WARRANT  CHARGING  FAILURE TO APPEAR  ON 34 YEAR OLD AMANDA
SUDDARTH OF SMITHS GROVE……



ARREST
11/14/16

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHEIRFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPPUTY  CHRIS BARTON CHARGING JULIE DAVIS
OF JOELTON,TENNESSEE WITH NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE, FAILURE  TO PRODUCE AN INSURANC CARD, POSSESSION OF DRUG
PARAPHERNALIA  AND POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH…..

AND REPOSPONDING  TO A MOTORIST ASSIST…..DEPUTY BRANDON LOVETT CHARGED  CHRISTOPHER HARRISON  OF FOUR-67
MCDONALD ROAD WITH POSSESSION OF A  CONTROLLED  SUBSTANCE-METH……



FIRE
11/14/16

A FIRE EARLY THIS MORNING COULD HAVE BEEN MORE SERIOUS THAN IT WAS…. WHILE ON ROUTINE PATROL…OFFICER
JEWELIE WRIGHT WITH SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  DESCOVERED  SMOKE COMING FROM A RESIDENCE AT TWO-12  NORTH
SECOND….
KNOCKING ON THE DOOR….OFFICER WRIGHT WAS ABLE TO WAKE UP RESIDENTS… WHO ALL GOT OUT SAFELY…..
THE SCOTTSVILLE….CEDAR SPRINGS…..AND  HALIFAX FIRE DEPARTMENTS RESPONDED…..AND ACCORDING TO  SCOTTSVILLE
FIRE CHIEF MIKE COOKSEY….. THE FIRE STARTED IN THE WIRING IN A ROOM IN THE  ATTIC……
THE DEPARTMENTS WERE ON THE SCENE ABOUT TWO HOURS……



CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
11/14/16

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING  AN INCIDENT  AT WARD A-M-E CHURCH…

A PERSON OR PERSONS  ENTER THE CHURCH  AND TOOK THE SOUND SYSTEM…..
IN THE SANCTUARY  CROSSES….BIBLES AND OTHER ITEMS WERE THROWN ON THE FLOOR…..….
AND IN THE OFFICE….EVERYTHING IN THE FILING CABINETS WAS STREWN ABOUT…..



MAJORITY OF WILDFIRES ARSON
11/14/16

ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL CABINET….ARSON IS RESPONSIBLE FOR A MAJORITY OF
WILDFIRES BURING IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY…… WHICH HAVE PROMPTED A STATE OF EMERGENCY…..

FRIDAY……THE CABINNET SAID MORE THAN 150……OR 76-PERCENT…..OF 210 FIRES FOUGHT SINCE OCTOBER WERE JUDGED
TO HAVE BEEN CAUSED BY ARSON…..
AND OFFICIALS HAVE  CHARGED  A 21 YEAR OLD FROM JENKINS AND A TEENAGER FROM HARLAN COUNTY WITH ARSON…..



SPORTS
11/14/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL….EIGHTH GRADE BOYS AND GIRLS TEAMS GO TO CAVERNA……







MAHANEY
11/12/16

87 YEAR OLD BILL MAHANEY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY(FRIDAY) AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY CARE…
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW(SUN) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN COUNTY
MEMORIAL GARDENS… VISITATION BEIGNS AFTER THREE THIS(SAT) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME…

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE… CLARA WIX MAHANEY… ONE SON AND DAUGHTER IN LAW… RANDY AND LOUISE MAHANEY… ONE
DAUGHETR AND SON IN LAW…. BRENDA AND NORMAN CARTER ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE… 3 GRANDCHILDREN, 5 GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN, 1 NEPHEW AND 2 NIECES ALSO SURVIVE…


DROUGHT
11/11/16

A LEVEL ONE DROUGHT DECLARATION  HAS BEEN ISSUED  FOR 117 OF THE COMMONWEALTH COUNTIES…..
BOONE….CAMPBELL…AND KENTON COUNTIES ES ARE NOT INCLUDED  IN THE DECLARATION…..

A LEVEL  ONE DROUGHT DECLARATION INDICATES MODERATE TO SEVERE DROUGHT CONDITIONS HAVE DEVELOPED…..
PRIMARILY AFFECTING SOIL MOISTURE AND VEGETATIVE HEALTH…..

IN THE LAST 90 DAYS…..KENTUCKY HAS RECEIVED ONLY 40-TO-75 PERCENT OF NORMAL PRECIPITATION…..



KY RECEIPTS UP
11/11/16

THE COMMONWEALTH’S GENERAL FUND RECEIPTS  ROSE IN OCTOBER  BY SIX PERCENT….AS  TOTAL REVENUE  WAS 849-
MILLION DOLLARS….WHICH WAS UP 48-MILLION DOLLARS WHEN COMPARED TO OCTOBER OF LAST YEAR….

RECEIPTS HAVE INCREASED FOUR-PERCENT FOR THE FIRST FOUR MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR…...AND NEED TO GROW TWO-
OINT-ONE PERCENT OVER THE FINAL EIGHT MONTH OF FISCAL YEAR TWENTY-17….TO MEET THE OFFICIAL REVENUE ESTIMATE…..

ROAD FUND RECEIPTS ALSO INCREASE SEVEN-POINT-FOUR PERCENT WHEN COMPARED TO OCTOBER TWENTY-15…..



HOOVER NAMED SPEAKER
11/11/16

THE KENTUCKY HOUSE SUPER MAJORITY HAS NOMINATED   JEFF HOOVER  AS THE NEXT SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE…A POSITION A
REPUBLICAN HASN’T HELD IN ALMOST 100 YEARS….…

RECENTLY ELECTED TO HIS 11TH TERM IN THE HOUSE….HOOVER HAS SERVED AS HOUSE REPUBLICAN LEADER FOR EIGHT
TERMS….MAKING HIM THE LONGEST SERVING  REPUBLICAN FLOOR LEADER IN KENTUCKY HISTORY….

AND HE  WILL  OFFICIALLY BE ELECTED SPEAKER ON JANUARY THIRD….



FATAL
11/11/16

BOWLING GREEN POLICE CONTINUE THE INVESTIGATION INTO A FATAL  ACCIDENT ON CAMPBELL LANE…..LAST NIGHT…..THAT
CLAIMED A LIFE…

A MOTORCYCLE AND ANOTHER VEHICLE  COLLIDED….TAKING THE LIFE  OF THE MOTORCYCLIST….NO ONE IN THE OTHER
VEHICLE  WAS INJURED…..



FREE VET SHOPPING
11/11/16

ON THIS VETERAN’S DAY….THE BOWLING GREEN VETERAN  AFFAIRS CLINIC  IS OFFERING VETERANS A CHANCE  TO SHOP FOR
NEEDED  ESSENTIALS….…

EVERY VETERAN…WITH A VALID I-D… WILL BE ABLE TO SHOP FOR FREE IN THE BUILDING NEXT TO THE V-A CLINIC…..

BETWEEN  EIGHT AND TWO…..VETERANS CAN SELECT COATS…PANTS…GLOVES…. SOAP…..SHAMPOO AND OTHER NEEDED
ESSENTIALS…..



SPORTS
11/11/16

CLASS FOUR “A”……SOUTH WARREN TAKES ON HOPKINSVILLE….

AND THE PATROTS ARE ON THE ROAD TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…..

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


IN CLASS ONE “A”…..RUSSELLVILLE TAKES ON CAMPBELLSVILLE….

CLASS TWO “A”…FINDS GLASGOW PLAYING DESALES AND WASHINGTON COUNTY TAKES ON  LOUISVILLE CHRISTIAN….

IN CLASS THREE “A”…CALDWELL COUNTY BATTLES ADAIR COUNTY….

CLASS FIVE “A”…FINDS OWENSBORO GOING AGAINST  GREENWOOD AND BOWLING GREEN PLAYS CHRISTIAN COUNTY……







COUNTY ATTORNEY APPOINTED
11/10/16

ALLEN COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE JOHNNY HOBDY HAS ISSUED AN EXECUTIVE ORDER….TO FILL A VACANCY  IN THE OFFICE OF
ALLEN COUNTY ATTORNEY…. WHICH WILL OCCUR  ON NOVEMBER 30TH DUE TO THE RETIREMENT OF THE CURRENT OFFICER
HOLDER WILLIAM HAGENBUCH…..

PURSUANT TO STATE STATUE…..CURRENT ASSISTANT ALLEN COUNTY ATTORNEY…. CYNTHIA HAGENBUCH   SHALL A BE
APPOINTED ALLEN COUNTY ATTORNEY EFFECTIVE DECEMBER FIRST….AND FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE CURRENT TERM
WHICH EXPIRES   DECEMBER 31ST….TWENTY-18……



BODIES DISCOVERED-BUTLER
11/10/16

STATE POLICE FROM THE BOWLING POST…..WERE REQUESTED  BY THE BUTLER COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..LAST
NIGHT…..TO INVESTIGATE A VEHICLE FIRE IN THE 700 BLOCK OF REGION/REEDYVILLE ROAD….WHERE TWO DECEASED BODIES
WERE DISCOVERED IN THE VEHICLE…..

NEITHER BODY HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED…..NOR HAS THE MANNER OF DEATH BEEN DETERMINED….AS THE INVESTIGATION
CONTINUES……



CONNER
11/10/16

WANDA OWEN CONNER OF CENTERVILLE, TENNESSEE DIED TUESDAY AT HICKMAN NURSING HOME IN CENTERVILLE…..
FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE SCOTTSVILLE NATIVE  WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH
BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TOMORROW (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY  A DAUGHTER; NANCY CONNER OF TENNESSEE…..AND A BROTEHR; MICHAEL OWEN OF FRANKILIN……



VETERANS DAY CLOSINGS
11/10/16

HERE ARE YOUR CLOSINGS FOR THE VETERANS DAY HOLIDAY TOMORROW…..

COUNTY, STATE AND FEDERAL OFFICES CLOSED TOMORROW….
POST OFFICE CLOSED TOMORROW AND THERE WILL BE NO MAIL DELIVERY….
TRANSFER STATIONS, ANIMAL SHELTER, HEALTH DEPARTMENT AND PUBLIC LIBRARY CLOSED TOMORROW….
CITY OFFICES CLOSED TOMORROW AND TOMORROW’S TRASH ROUTES WILL BE COLLECTED MONDAY THE 14TH…..

COUNTY CLERK’S, CIRCUIT CLERK’S AND SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT OFFICES CLOSED TOMORROW AND SATURDAY……



WILD FIRES
11/10/16

AS WILD FIRES CONTINUES TO BURN IN KENTUCKY….63 COUNTIES  HAVE ISSUED OUTDOOR BURN BANS AND ADDITIONAL
COUNTIES ARE EXPECTED TO ISSUE BURN BAN SOON….

CURRENLY THERE ARE 24 UNCONTROLLED FIRES IN THE COMMONWEALTH…. AFFECTING 15-THOUSAND ACRES…..WITH THE
LARGEST…IN HARLAN COUNTY…. BURING 74-HUNDRED ACRES…..

THE FALL FOREST FIRE SEASON  CONTINUES  UNTIL DECEMBER  15TH…..AND DURING THIS I TIME  IT’;S ILLEGAL  TO BURN
BETWEEN SIX AND SIX….AND WHILE IT’S NOT ILLEGAL TO BURN  AFTER SIX AT NIGHT….FORESTRY OFFICIALS  SAY  THE DRY
CONDITIONS MAKE BURING AT ANYTIME DANGEROUS….

AND DUE TO THE WILDFIRES IN SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY….THE STATE DEPARTMENT FOR PUBLIC HEALTH HAS ISSUED A
“SMOKE INHALATION ADVISORY” FOR SEVERAL COUNTIES….….



TAX REFORM
11/10/16

WITH REPUBLICANS WINNING CONTROL OF THE KENTUCKY HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES  FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 1920…..
GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN TOLD W-H-A-S RADIO IN LOUISVILLE THAT THE COMMONWEALTH’S TAX CODED WOULD UNDERGO AN
OVERHAUL NEXT YEAR….

BEVIN DID GO ON TO SAY A TAX CODE OVERHAUL WOULD TAKE PLACE IN A SPECIAL SESSION…..AS HE DIDN’T BELIVE
LAWMAKERS  COULD GET IT DONE IN THE 30-DAY SESSION THAT BEGINS N JANUARY…

BEVIN  ALSO SAID  THE NEW  REPUBLICAN MARORITY IN FRANKFORT  WOULD PASS A RIGHT-TO-WORK LAW….REFORM THE
COURT SYSTEM….PASS SCHOOL CHOICE….. REPEAL THE PREVAILING WAGE….AND DO AWAY WITH THE COMMON CORE
EDUCATIONAL STANDARDS…..



TRUMP PROTESTERS
11/10/16

THERE WERE PROTESTS AROUND  THE COUNTRY…..LAST NIGHT….FOLLOWING DONALD TRUMP BEING ELECTED PRESIDENT…..

ONE OF THE PROTESTS  WAS OUT PEARCE FORD TOWER ON WESTERN CAMPUS…. WHERE AT LEAST THREE  STUDENTS  WERE
ARRESTED……
IN LEXINGTON…..DOZENS GATHERED OUTSIDE THE PATTERSON OFFICE TOWER ON THE U-K CAMPUS…..
THERE WERE ALSO PROTESTS OUTSIDE THE TRUMP TOWERS IN CHICAGO AND MANHATTAN…..



SPORTS
11/10/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRL’S BASKETBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO MOSS MIDDLE SCHOOL….WHILE THE BOY’S TEAM IS AT
HOME TO TAKE ON MOSS…..


U-S-A TODAY HAS RELEASED THEIR LATEST FOOTBALL BOWL PREDICTIONS…

THEIR MATCH-UPS FIND….
LOUISVILLE TAKING ON WISCONSIN IN THE ORANGE BOWL….
TENNESSEE BATTLES IOWA IN THE MUSIC CITY BOWL…
THE BELK BOWL HAS  KENTUCKY PLAYING   MIAM
AND THE HILLTOPPERS GOING AGAINST  OHIO IN THE  BAHAMAS BOWL…..







ARREST
11/09/16

A GREEN COUNTY ATTORNEY   IS FACING CHARGES….

STATE POLICE  ARRESTED 70 YEAR OLD DANNY BUTLER  OF GREENSBURG  ON A HARDIN COUNTY INDICTMENT  WARRANT
CHARGING   THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING AND THEFT BY FILURE TO MAKE REQUIRED DISPOSITION OVER  10-THOUSAND
DOLLARS……
BUTLER IS ACCUSED OF MISHANDLING CLIENT FUNDS AND ESCROW ACCOUNTS….
SEARCH WARRANTS WERE ALSO EXECUTED AT BUTLERS RESIDENCE IN CAMPBELLSVILLE AND HIS BUSINESS OFFICE IN
GREENSBURG…..
ANYONE THAT SUSPECT THEY MAY HAVE BEEN A VICTIM OF A SIMILAR CRIME….AS A CLIENT OF BUTLER’S…..IS ASKED TO
CONTACT  THE COLUMBIA  POST OF THE STATE POLICE……



ARREST
11/09/16

SOME ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR ARRESTED 56 YEAR OLD JAMES W. BURNLEY  OF ONE-ZERO-SEVEN AUSTIN LANE ON A
WARRANT CHARGING  ASSAULT….

AND 46 YEAR OLD STEPHEN  D. CRONE OF 10-100 BROWNSFORD  ROAD WAS ARRESTED   BY CHIEF TABOR ON TWO WARRANTS
CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…..



ARREST
11/09/16

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY BRANDON  LOVETT   CHARGING  29 YEAR
OLD HELEN PEDIGO OF ONE-40 MCDONALD ROAD WITH SPEEDING, FAILURE TO PRODUCE AN INSURANCE  CARD, POSSESSION
OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUB-METH AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE……..



CALVERT
11/09/16

79 YEAR OLD DOROTHY ANN GRAVES CALVERT DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT COMMONWEALTH REGIONAL HOSPITAL….FUNERAL
SERVICES FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME
WITH BURIAL  IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS….VISITATION BEGINS AFER 10 FRIDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BYA DAUGHTER; REGINA CALVERT OF SCOTTSVILLE…..AND THREE SONS; DAVID OF TENNESSEE AND JOHNNY
AND WILLIE BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE…..A GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES…..



RUSSELL
11/09/16
12:05PM

88 YEAR OLD LOU ANN WOOD RUSSELL…..FORMERLY OF FOUNTAIN RUN…..DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER
AT BOWLING GREEN…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY MORING AT 11 AT FOUNTAIN RUN OLD MISSIONARY BAPTIST
CHURCH WITH BURIAL IN FOUNTAIN  RUN CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER  NINE FRIDAY MORNING AT THE CHURCH…..

SHE’S SURVIED BY A DAUGHER AND SON-AND-LAW; DIANE AND RONNIE AMOS OF BOWLING GREEN….AND TWO SISTERS; MARY
THOMAS AND DORIS OVERSTREET BOTH OF GLASGOW…..THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND TWO GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO
SURVIVE…..







FREE CAVE TOURS
11/09/16

FRIDAY IS VETERANS DAY……AND MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK WILL BE OFFERING FREE MAMMOTH PASSAGE TOURS….

THE FREE TICKETS CAN BE PICKED UP AT THE VISITORS CENTER….AND SINCE  CAVE TRAIL CONSTRUCTION  IS ON-GOING IN
THE HISTORIC SECTON OF THE CAVE…..THE MAMMOTH PASSAGE OURS WILL GO THROUGH THE ROTUNDA AND ALONG
AUDUBON AVENUE…..

THE THREE-QUARTER MILE…..ONE AND A QUARER-HOUR TOUR IS LIMITED TO  40-PEOPLE……

AND THE TOURS WILL DEPART FROM THE VISITORS CENER AT NINE-30…..10…..
10-30…..11-30…..12NOON…..12-30……TWO…..AND TWO-30…….



ELECTION
11/09/16

YESTERDAY…..WAS ELECTION DAY  AND 81-HUNDRED 84 VOTERS….OR 57-PERCENT OF REGISTERED VOTERS WENT TO THE
POLLS IN ALLEN COUNTY….

IN THE RACE FOR PRESIDENT….DONALD TRUMP RECEIVED SIX-THOUSAND 466 VOTES AND HILARY CLINTON RECEIVED  13-
HUNDRED AND 49 VOTES….AND TRUMP WON NATIONWIDE….
SENATOR RAND PAUL WON REELECTION….DEFEATING LEXINGTON MAYOR JIM GRAY 59-HUNDRED 79 VOTES TO GRAY’S  19-
HUNDRED -40….AND PAUL ALSO WON REELECTION  STATE WIDE….
IN THE RACE FOR THE FIRST DISTRICT CONGRESSIONAL SEAT….JAMES COMER WON BOTH THE ELECTION FOR THE UNEXPIRED
TERM OF CONGRESSMAN  ED WHITFIELD  63-HUNDRED  SEVEN TO  13-HUNDRED 21…AND COMER ALSO WONT  THE RACE FOR
THE FULL TERM THAT BEGINS  IN JANUARY  WITH 64-HUNDRED  90 VOTES TO GASKINS 13-HUNDRED 11…
STATE SENATOR  DAVID GIVENS….WHO WAS RUNNING UNOPPOSED  66-HUNDRED 48-VOTES….AND STATE REPRESENTATIVE  
WILSON SSTONE  WHO WAS ALSO RUNNNG UNOPPOSED RECEIVED  56-HUNDRED 78 VOTES….

IN SCHOOL BOARD RACES…

IN THE SECOND DISTRICT STEPHANIE ASHBY DEFEATED  A-J ANDERSON  782 VOTES TO 625….IN THE FOURTH DISTRICT  BILLY
TURNER RUNNING UNOPPOSED RECEIVED 864 VOTES…..AND AL BARMAN…RUNNING UNOPPOSED IN THE FIFTH DISTRICT
RECEIVED  ONE-THOUSAND-42-VOTES….
IN THE RACE FOR SCOTTSVILSLE CITY COUINTY ALL SIX INCUMBERTS  WERE REELECTED  WITH  BEVERLY ANDERSON
RECEIVING  851 VOTES…..MARK HUNTSMAN 844 VOTES…KEN GOFORTH  773 VOTES….ROGERLYNN BUCHANON BRIDDON 727
VOTES….FRANKLIN FOSTER 723 VOTES….MICHALE MCGURIE  699 VOTES…DAVID HUNTSMAN  637 VOTES…AND TAD TAYLOR  632
VOTES…..
AND IN THE SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION SUPERVISORS RACE….ROBIN DALTON HAD 19-HUNDRED 96 VOTES….DANNY
SHIPLERY RECEIVED 39-HUNDRED 42 VOTES… DOUG MCCLURE  24-HUNDRED NINE-VOTES…..DANNY STINSON RECEIVED 27-
HUNDRED 12 VOTES….RANDY HARSTON HAD 36-HUNDRED 51 VOTES…..AND TOMMY LONG RECEIVED 37-HUNDRD 55 VOTES…..

STATE WIDE…..THE VOTER TURN  OUT WAS 59-PERCENT….AND FOR THE FIRST TIME IN  95 YEARS REPUBLICANS HAVE TAKEN  
CONTROL OF THE KENTUCKY HOUSE  AS 17-DEMOCRAT….INCLUDING LONG-TIME HOUSE SPEAKER  GREG STUMBO WERE
DEFEATED…..



SPORTS
11/09/16

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASETBALL….
GEORGETOWN HOSTS MIDWAY AND NORTHERN  KENTUCKY  IS AT HOME TO PLAY BEREA….

AND IN MEN’S GAMES…..
CAMPBELLSVILLE  ENTERTAINS  WILMINGTON…..







VICTIM GRANTS TO INCREASE
11/08/16

THE KENTUCKY JUSTICE AND PUBLIC SAFETY CABINET HAS ANNOUNCED THAT GRANT MONEY……TO HELP VICTIMS OF VIOLENT
CRIMES…..WILL MORE THAN DOUBLE THIS YEAR…..

OVER 14-MILLION DOLLARS IN GRANTS…..TO PROGRAMS  THAT AID CRIME VICTIMS…..WILL NE AWARDED…..WHICH IS A 127-
PERCENT INCREASE  OVER THE SIX-POINT-TWO MILLION AWARDED LAST YEAR…..
THE NUMBER OF GRANTEES HAS ALSO INCREASED FROM    77 TO 94….AND THE INCREASED FUNDING IS EXPECTED TO BE
AVAILABLE THROUGH AT LEAST 20-20…..

THE FUNDS ARE AWARDED TO THE COMMONWEALTH  UNDER THE FEDERAL VICTIMS OF CRIMES ACT….WHICH GENERATES ITS
FUNDING THRU  FINES AND RESTITUTION PAID INTO THE COURT SYSTEM….……



POEMS WANTED
11/08/16

KENTUCKY’S POET  LAUREATE…..GEORGE ELLA LYON…..IS COLLECTING POEMS FROM EACH OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S 120
COUNTIES…..FOR HER   “WHERE I’M FROM…A POETRY OF PLACE” PROJECT….

THE COLLECTIOS IS FASHINGON ON LYON’S  1993 POEM……WHICH THE KENTUCKY ARTS COUNCIL SAYS HAS BEEN A MODLE
FOR POETRY WRITING AROUND THE WORLD…..

THE SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS DECEMBER FIRST…..AND INFORMATION IF AVAILABLE ON LINE AT….. ARTS-COUNCIL-DOT-K-Y-DOT-
GOV……



FISCAL COURT
11/08/16

ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS THIS MORNING IN THE CITY/COUNTY BUILDING…..ITEMS ON THE AGENDA INCLUDE HEARING THE
REGULAR REPORTS…..AND THIS MORNING’S FISCAL COURT MEETING CAN BE HEARD ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50…..WLCK….
STARTING AROUND NINE…..



PURSUIT
11/08/16

A PURSUIT ON I-65…..INVOLVING A TRACTOR-TRAILER THAT BEGAN AT THE WARREN/SIMPSON COUNTY LINE…ENDED SOME  70
MILES LATER TWO MILES NORTH OF SONORA….

COMMERICAL VEHICLE ENFORCEMENT  ATTEMPTED  TO SSTOP THE SEMI FOR A RANDON SAFETY INSPECTION…..BUT THE
DIRVER REFUSED

THE BIG RIG WAS FINALLY STOPPED USING SPIKE STRIPS….. AND THE DRIVER…..42 YEAR OLD HUSSEIN ABDIKADIR  ALI OF
ARIZONA WAS CHARGED WITH FLEEING OR EVADING, THREE COUNTS  OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT-POLICE, SPEEDING IN A
WORK ZONE, CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON  AND RESISTING  ARREST…..




ELECTION
11/08/16

TODAY IS ELECTION DAY…..AND THE POLLS WILL BE OPEN UNTIL SIX TONIGHT….
FOR THOSE INDIVIDUALS THAT VOTE AT THE V-F-W ON THE OLD GLASGOW ROAD….THEY WILL NOTICE A CHANGE WHEN THEY
ARRIVE AT THE POLL….

AND WHEN YOU VOTE…..DO KEEP IN MIND THAT FOR THE FIRST CONGRESSIONAL RACE…..YOU WILL BE VOTING TWICE……

THE SECRETARY  OF STATE’S OFFICE IS LOOKING FOR A 60-PERCENT  VOTER TURN  OUT TODAY…..AND  KEEP IN MIND THAT IF
YOU’RE IN LINE WHEN THE POLLS CLOSE… YOU WILL STILL BE ABLE TO VOTE…..





SPORTS
11/08/16

THE  MIDDLE SCHOOL BOY’S BASKETBALL  TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON……







ARREST
11/07/16

SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICR GARRETT WOLFE SERVED  A PAROLE VIOLATION WARRANT…FROM THE KENTUCKY  PAROLE BAORD…ON 51 YEAR OLD
ANGELA  D. FOX  OF THREE-ZERO-TWO WEST CHERRY…….

29 YEAR OLD JACK  MARTIN OF FRANKIN WAS ARRESTED  BY OFFICER WOLFE ON CHARGES  OF DISORDERLY CONDUCT  AND
THEFT  IDENTITY  OF ANOTHER…..

AND OFFICER WOLFE ARRESTED 30 YEAR OLD MICHAEL J. SINGLETON  OF TWO-47 NORTH SIXTH ON A WARRANT CHARGING  
ASSULT FOURTH  DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE……



NATURAL AS PRICES TO RISE
11/07/16

THE KENTUCKY PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION SAYS KENTUCKIANS  WHO HEAT THEIR HOMES WITH NATURAL GAS…..WILL SEE
SLIGHTLY HIGHER PRICES COMPARED TO A YEAR AGO…..

NATURAL GAS PRICES….ON AVERAGE….HAVE RISEN ABOUT 12-PERCENT FROM THIS TIME LAST YEAR…..BUT ARE ABOUT 60-
PERCENT BELOW  PEAK PRICES IN TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT……

THE  P-S-C SAYS WHEN BASE RATES ARE FACTORED IN…..KENTUCKY RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMERS….ON AVERAGE….CAN EXPECT
THEIR TOTAL  GAS BILLS TO BE ABOUT SIX-PERCENT HIGHER THIS NOVEMBER THAT A YEAR AGO…..BASED ON COMSUMPTON OF
10-THOUSAND CUBIC FEET OF NATURAL GAS……



OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING
11/07/16

STATE POLICE FROM THE BOWLING GREEN POST ARE INVESTIGATING AN OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING IN BUTLER COUNTY…..

DEPUTY CHRIS RENEER STOPPED A  VEHICLE….BELIEVING THE OCCUPANTS HAD OUTSTANDING WARRANTS….
AT THAT POINT….43 YEAR OLD RANDY CLARK FROM BOWLING GREEN  BECAME INVOVED IN A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION WITH THE
DEPUTY….WHO DEPLOYED HIS TASER…..BUT CLARK CONTINUED TO BE COMBATIVE…HE GAINED CONTROL OF THE DRIVER’S
SIDE OF THE VEHCILE AND ACCELERATED….RESULING IN DEPUTY RENEER BEING  DRAGGED…..
THAT’S WHEN RENEER DEPLOYED HIS WEAPON AAND   FIRED….STRIKING THE SUSPECT SEVERAL TIMES…..THE VEHICLE
CONTINUED ON A SHORT DISTANCE BEFORE COMING TO A STOP AFTER STRIKING A GUARD RAIL….

CLARK DIED AT THE SCENE AND DEPUTY  RENEER WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE MDEICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN FOR
TREATMENT….



ARREST-RUSSELL
11/07/16

A RUSSELL COUNTY MAN IS FACING CHARGES AFER FIRING A RIFLE  WHERE CHILDREN WERE PLAYING….

53 YEAR OLD LONNIE BURDINE FROM  RUSSELL SPRINGS WAS CHARGED  WITH WANTON ENDANGERMENT  AFTER SHOOTING
INTO AN AREA WHERE KIDS WERE RIDNG BICYCLES…..



ELECTION DAY CLOSINGS
11/07/16

THERE ARE SOME CLOSINGS FOR ELECTION DAY TOMORROW…..

STATE OFFICES….THE CIRCUIT CLERK’S OFFICE…..AND  P-V-A OFFICE ARE ALL CLOSED…..
AND THERE IS NO SCHOOL IN ALLEN COUNTY TOMORROW…..



MEETINGS
11/07/16

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE ALLEN COUNTY LEAGUE OF ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN MEET TONIGHT  AT 6 AND GRAHAM LODGE   MEETS AT 7…..

TOMORROW MORNING AT 9 FISCAL COURT MEETS AND THIE  HIGH SCHOOL AND INTERMEDIATE CENTER SITE BASED COUNCILS
BOTH MEET TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4…..

THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6 THE DEMOCRATIC WOMEN’S CLUB MEETS, THE LIONS CLUB MEETS AT 6:30  AND THE JAYCEES AND FISH
AND GAME CLUB BOTH MEET AT 7……..



SPORTS
11/07/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL BOY’S BASKETBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO SOUTH WARREN….AND THE GIRL’S TEAM IS AT HOME TO
TAKE ON SOUTH WARREN…..







HEALTH FAIR
11/04/16

THE ANNUAL SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY COMMUNITY HEALTH  FAIR WILL BE TOMORROW….FROM EIGHT TO 12NOON….AT THE
ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL GYM….

THERE WILL BE FREE SCREENINGS…..CHAIR  MASSAGES….FLU SHOTS…AND HEALTHY FOOD DEMONSTRATIONS….

THE AC/S  JUNIOR  R-O-T-C WILL PRESENT  THE COLORS   AT EIGHT…JOYFUL NOISE WILL SING AT NINE-30….AND THE W-K-U
CHEERLEADERS AND BIG RED WILL BE AT THE HEALTH FAIR AT 10…..



511 REPLACED
11/04/16

MOTORISTS IN THE COMMONWEALTH WILL NOW FIND HIGHWAY AND TRAFFIC INFORMATION  ON-LINE AT….GO-K-Y-DOT-K-Y-DOT-
GOV….WHICH IS  REPLACING THE OLD FIVE-ONE-ONE TRAVEL  AND WEATHER  PHONE SYSTERM…..

THE NEW  “GO-K-Y WEBSITE”  PROVIDED INFORMATION FROM THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET…...AS-WELL-AS “WAZE”
…..WHICH IS A REAL-TIME TRAFFIC REPORTING APPLICATION….

OFFICIALS  SAY OVER THE LAST TWO YEARS….THE VOLUME OF CALLS TO FIVE-ONE-ONE HAS DROPPED BY  40-PERCENT…SO
THE SMART APPLICATONS AS-WELL-AS ITS TEXT AND E-MAIL ALERT FEATURES  WILL NO LONGER BE OFFERED….SAVING ABOUT
750-THOUSAND DOLALRS ANNUALLY

INDIVIDUALS WHO CALL FIVE-ONE-ONE WILL HEAR A BRIEF MESSAGE INFORMING THEM  ABOUT THE CHANGE….



FIRE EMERGENCY DECLARED
11/04/16

IN RESPONSE  TO NUMEROUS WILDFIRES BURNING  IN TH E COMMONWEALTH…. GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN HAS DECLARED  A
STATEWIDE EMERGENCY…..TO PROVED LOCAL AND STATE OFFICIALS IMMEDIATE ACCESS TO STATE RESOURCES  TO BATTLE
THE BLAZES…..

THE KENTUCKY EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER IN FRANKFORT HAS ALSO BE ACTIVATED……

THE KENTUCKY DIVISION OF FORESTY REPORTS  38  ACTIVE FIRES IN THE COMMONWEALTH THAT HAVE BURNED  38-HUNDRED
ACRES…..



BROWN
11/04/16

74 YEAR OLD MAXIE W. BROWN OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW  (SAT)  AFTERNOON AT TWO AT RED HILL GENERAL BAPTIST CHURCH WITH BURIAL IN THE
CHURCH CEMETRY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 THIS MORNING (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND AFTER 10 TOMORROW (SAT)
MORNING AT THE CHURCH….

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; REBECCA BROWN….A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; JENNIFER AND LEE AUSBROOKS…..AND A
BROTHER; BOBBY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…. AND TWO SISTERS; LETA FECHE OF TEXAS AND THELMA SCRUGGS OF INDIANA….
THREE GRANDCHILDREN, TWO STEP-GRANDCHILDREN, SIX GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND A STEP-GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO
SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
11/04/16

AND IN CLASS FOUR “A” PLAYOFFS…

WARREN EAST PLAYS HOPKINSVILLE, SOUTH WARREN TAKES ON MADISONVILLE-NORTH HOPKINS, FRANKLIN/SAMPSON
TANGLES WITH HOPKINS COUNTY CENTRAL…

AND THE PATRIOTS ARE ON THE ROAD TO CALLOWAY COUNTY…
.
KICK OFF IS SEVEN-30…..BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP TO MURRAY JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN
GOSPEL 12-50…..WLCK…..AND 99-POINT-THREE…..LOVE-FM…..WVLE…..STARTING AT SEVEN-10 TONIGHT…..







VOTER TURN OUT
11/03/16

THE NOVEMBER ELECTION  IS JUST DAYS AWAY….AND THE KENTUCKY SECRETARY OF STATE’S  OFFICE  IS PREDICTING  60-
PERCENT OF THE RECORD  THREE-POINT-THREE MILLION REGISGTERED VOTERS….WILL GO TO THE POLLS ON ELECTION
DAY……

THAT NUMBER  WOULD BE ON PAR  WITH THE TURN OUT FROM THE TWENTY-12  PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION WHEN   59-PERCENT
OF REGISTERED VOTERS CAST BALLOTS….AND IN TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT  WHEN THE TURN-OUT  WAS 64-PERCENT…..

47-THOUSAND RESIDENTS  HAVE CAST IN-PERSON ABSENTEE BALLOTS…..WHICH IS UP FROM  37-THOUSAND FOUR YEARS
AGO…..

AND 39-THOUSAND-700  MAIL-IN ABSENTEE BALLOTS HAVE BEEN ISSUED…..OF WHICH 26-THOUSAND HAVE BEEN RETURNED…..



STUDENTS HONORED
11/03/16

TUESDAY…..WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY  HONORED 47 STUDENTS…..FROM SIX AREA HIGH SCHOOLS…..FOR THEIR
ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT……

THE GROUP HAS  AN AVERAGE   A-C-T COMPOSITE SCORE  OF 24-POINT- FOUR-ZERO AND A GRADE POINT AVERAGE OF  THREE-
POINT-94….AND INCLUDED  15 GOVERNOR SCHOLOR’S/SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS AND SCHOOL FOR ENTREPRENEURS….. AND
ONE NATIONAL MERIT   SEMI-FINALIST….

STUDENTS BEING HONORRED FROM   ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL WERE COBY BESSINGER….KERBY
CARVER…..WESLEY FISHER…..TY FOSTER…. JACOB GROSS…..DEREK TAYOR…..AND KADIE WOODS…..



EDMUNDS
11/03/16

67 YEAR OLD ROSA LYNN SCOTT EDMUNDS OF ADOLPHUS DIED TUESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY MORNNG AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL
GARDENS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (FRI) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME….AND IN LIEU OF FLOWERS….
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; JIM EDMUNDS….THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; PENNY SULLIVAN, PATTY CASSADA
AND WADE ROARK AND CHRISTINA AND DAVID CHAMEBRS AND…..TWO STEP-DAUGHTERS  AND STEP SON-IN-LAW; SUZI AND
CHRIS TAYLOR AND JACI FOWERL ALL OF TENNESSEE….SEVEN BROTHERS; LLOYD, CLAY, CALVIN, JERRY, WAYNE,  DONNIE AND
DENNIS SCOTT…..AND A SISTER; JOSIE PEDIGO…..15 GRANDCHILDREN AND 19 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
11/03/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL BOY’S BASKETBALL TEAM PLAYS AT MONROE COUNTY….WHILE THE GIRL’S TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON
RUSSELLVILLE……


THE PREDATORS PLAY IN ARIZONA…..

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT…..

THE BASEBALL SEASON CAME TO A CLOSE AS THE CUBS EDGED THE INDIANS EIGHT TO SEVEN….IN GAME SEVEN OF THE WORLD
SERIES…..TO CLAIM THEIR FIRST WORLD SERIERS TITLE IN 108 YEARS…….







WET-DRY ELECTION ORDERED
11/02/16

ALLEN COUNTY JUDGE EXECUTIVE JOHNNY HOBDY HAS ISSUED AN EXECUTIVE ORDER SETTING THE DATE FOR A LOCAL OPTION
ELECTION  IN ALLEN COUNTY…..
THE PETITION WAS FILED WITH THE COUNTY CLERKS OFFICE ON OCTOBER 31ST…..
STATE LAW REQUIRED THE PETITON TO BE SIGNED BY 25-PERCENT  OF THE VOTERS IN THE LAST GENERAL ELECTION….WHICH
WOULD BE 857 VALID SIGNATURES…. AND FOLLOWING VERIFACATION…THE PETITION WAS FOUND TO CONTAIN THE NAMES OF
865 QUALIFIED VOTERS…..

THE ORDER SETS THE DATE FOR THE LOCAL OPTION ELECTION  AS JANUARY 24TH, TWENTY-17…..
AND VOTERS WILL  VOTE  “YES” OR “NOT”  TO THE PROPOSITION WHICH WILL  READ…..”ARE YOU  IN FAVOR OF THE SALE OF
ALCHOLIC BEVERAGES IN ALLEN COUNTY”……



ACCIDENT UPDATE
11/02/16

STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST SAY A THIRD TEEN…INVOLVED  IN AN ACCIDENT IN ADAIR COUNTY ON OCTOBER
29TH….HAS DIED….

14 YEAR OLD RAQUEL ANYEGA OF COLUMBIA….WHO WAS A PASSENGER   IN A CAN-AM U-T-V…WAS EJECTED AND FLOWN TO THE  
U- K  MED CENTER  WHERE SHE DIED TODAY….
15 YEAR OLD MACY DRAKE AND 15 YEAR  OLD ABBY CURRY, BOTH OF COLUMBIA… DIED AT THE SCENE OF THE ACCIDENT….…



ARREST
11/02/16

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN SERGEANT JAMES TALBOTT CHARGING  32 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER C.
HARRISON OF FOUR-67 MCDONALD ROAD WITH IMPROPERTURNING, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH AND
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA……

AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC  STOP….OFFICER DAVID CLARK CHARGED 22 YEAR OLD BRITTNI HARLESS  OF BOWLING GREEN  WITH
DISREGARDING A STOP SIGN, FAILURE TO PRODUCE AN INSURANCE  CARD AND LICENSE NOT IN POSSESSION……

48 YEAR OLD  AMON E. MITCHELL OF FIVE-ZERO-THREE WEST MAIN WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICE JEWELIE WRIGHT ON A
MUHLENBERG COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…..

AND OFFICER WRIGHT ARRESTED 24 YEAR OLD WILLIAM J. COMBS OF RICHMOND ON A MADISON COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING
FAILURE  TO APPEAR…….



ARREST
11/02/16

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY BRIAN LOVETT CHARGING 39 YEAR OLD
DENNY LUNDY OF ONE-ZERO-EIGHT SOUTH NINTH WITH FAILURE TO ILLUMINATE HEADLAMPS, NO REGISTRATION PLATES, NO
OPERATOR’S LICENSW  AND POSSESSION  OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH…….



ARREST
11/02/16

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY BRIAN LOVETT CHARGING 39 YEAR OLD
DENNY LUNDY OF ONE-ZERO-EIGHT SOUTH NINTH WITH FAILURE TO ILLUMINATE HEADLAMPS, NO REGISTRATION PLATES, NO
OPERATOR’S LICENSW  AND POSSESSION  OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH…….



INCREASE DEER ACTIVITY
11/02/16

AS WE MOVE INTO NOVEMBER……STATE POLICE ARE URGING MOTORISTS TO BE AWARE OF THE INCREASED DANGERS POSED  
BY DEER WANNDERING  ONTO THE ROADWAYS…..

LAST YEAR….THE COMMONWEALTH RECORDED  32-HUNDRED-83 VEHICLE/DEER COLLISIONS…WHICH WAS AN INCREASE OF  
175 CRASHES WHEN COMPARED TO TWENTY-14….

THREE PEOPLE WERE KILLD LAST YEAR IN VEHICLE/DEER COLLISIONS  AND 163 WERE INJURED….THE HIGHEST PERCENTAGE
OF DEER CRASHES OCCURE BETWEEN FIVE AND SEVEN AT NIGHT…..
DURING THE LAST FIVE YEARS….ALLEN COUINTY HAS RECORDED 147 DEER/AUTO CRASHES WHICH AVERAGES TO 29 A YEAR….
BOONECOUNTY HAS LED THE COMMONWEALTH THE LAST FIVE YEARS WITH 151 PER YEAR….JEFFFERSON COUNTY AVERAGED
98 CRASHES….FOLLOWED BY HOPKINS AND CHRISTIAN COUNTIES WITH 93….



BG PLANT EXPANSDING
11/02/16

ANOTHER PLANT LOCATED IN THE SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY TRANS PARK  HAS ANNOUNCED AN EXPANSION…..

BLUE-COTTON…..WHICH IS A CUSTOM SCREEN-PRINTING AND EMBROIDERY OPERATION…...WILL ACQUIRE  A 112-THOUSAND
FOOT FACILITY TO HOUSE A NEW PRODUCTION LINE…...CREATING  94…NEW….FULL-TIME JOBS…..



MACYS
11/02/16

THERE’S SOME GOOD NEWS AND BAD NEWS CONCERNING THE GREENWOOD MALL…..

MACY’S HAS CONFIRMED THE BOWLING GREEN STORE  WILL BE CLOSINT…..IT WILL OPERATE  THRU THE HOLIDAY  SSEASON…..
AND THEN CLOSE IN THE SPRING OF NEXT YEAR….

HOWEVER…THE 125-THOUSSAND  SQUARE FOOT FACILITY WILL NOT STAY  VACANT LONG….AS BELK’S   WILL BE TAKING OVER
THE SPACE……



ACCIDENT-EDMONSON
11/02/16

A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON OAK HILL ROAD IN EDMONSON COUNTY INJURED TWO PERSONS…..

STATE POLICE  S AY A TWO-THOUSAND-SIX SATURAN  DRIVEN  BY  17 YEAR OLD MARGARETT OLLER OF BROWNSVILLE LEFT THE
ROADYWAY….THEN WENT  INTO THE OPPOSING LANE  AND STUCK A TWENTY-11  NISSAN OPERATED  BY 26 YEAR OLD
COURTNEY JOHNSON OF BROWSNVILLE….
OLLER…..WHO WAS NOT WEARING A SEAT BELT…..WAS EJECTED AND FLOWN TO SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER…..AND A SIX YEAR
OLD PASSENGER IN HER VEHICLE WAS FLOWN TO VANDERBILT MEDICAL CENTER….



HEAP
11/02/16

APPLICATIONS FOR THE HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM….OR  HEAP…ARE BEING  TAKEN AT THE ALLEN COUNTY
COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY  OFFICE BEGINNING TODAY…..

AS IN PAST YEARS…..APPLICATIONS  ARE  TAKEN BY THE FIRST LETTER OF THE LAST NAME OF THE HEAD OF THE HOUSEHOLD…..
HOWEVER THIS YEAR….INDIVIDUALS SIGN UP FOR AN APPOINTMENT TIME ON THEIR DESIGNATED DATE BY CALLING THE
COMMUNITY  ACTION OFFICE .AT TWO-THREE-SEVEN-41-19….

TODAY AND TOMORROW….THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE  LETTER ‘B” MAY APPLY….
FRIDAY AND MONDAY….THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE LETTER   “C” MAY APPLY…



SPORTS
11/02/16

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT  BASKETBALL TEAMS HAVE RELEASED THEIR TWENTY-16-17 SCHEDULES….

THEY WILL PLAY 16 GIRL/BOY DOUBLEHEADERS DURING THE SEASON….

THE PATRIOTS HAVE 18-HOME GAMES SCHEDULED….WHILE THE LADY PATROTS WILL PLAY  14-HOME GAMES….

THE VARSITY SEASON OPENS  NOVEMBER  29TH….WITH A HOME DOUBLEHEADER…..AGAINST SOUTH WARREN……







GAS PRICES
11/01/16

THE AVERAGE PRICE OF GAS…..NATIONWIDE….HAS FALLEN TO TWO-DOLLARS AND 23-CENTS A GALLON….

MEANWHILE….ACCORDING TO THE TRIPLE  “A”….EAST-CENTRAL  FUEL GAUAGE REPORT…..GAS PRICES  IN WEST-CENTRAL
KENTUCKY  HELD  STEADY  AT TWO-DOLLARS AND 10-CENTS A GALLON…..
WHICH IS THE SAME PRICE AS LAST  WEEK…..
BUT SLIGHTLY ABOVE THE TWO-DOLLARS AND FOUR-CENTS A GALLON THIS TIME LAST YEAR…….





ARREST
11/01/16

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..
OFFICER JEWELIE WRIGHT  ARRSTED 26 YEAR OLD CASSANDRA TURNER OF ROOM 38…… UPTOWN MOTEL….ON TWO ALLEN
COUNTY WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR….THREE WARREN COUNTY WARRANTS CHARGING CONTEMPT  OF COURT
FOR FAILURE TO PAY CHILD SUPPORT….AND A WARREN COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING  FAILURE TO APPEAR…….



WET-DRY ELECTION
11/01/16

A PETITION ASKING FOR A WET/DRY ELECTION IN ALLEN COUNTY WAS TURNED INTO THE COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE
YESTERDAY…..

857 VALID SIGNATURES ARE NEEDED……WHICH REPRESENTS 25-PERCENT OF THOSE WHO VOTED IN THE LAST GENERAL
ELECTION……



HEAP
11/01/16

APPLICATIONS FOR THE HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM….OR  HEAP… WILL BE TAKEN AT THE ALLEN COUNTY
COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY  OFFICE BEGINNING TODAY…..
TO REGISTER….. YOU MUST BRING OF SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS OR PERMANENT GREED  CARD FOR EACH MEMBER OF THE
HOUSEHOLD…..PROOF OF ALL HOUSEHOLD INCOME FOR THE PRECEEDING MONTH…..MOST CURRENT BILL  OR VEFIFICATION
FROM THE LANDLORD IF HEATING EXPENSES ARE INCLUDED IN THE RENT…..….
AS IN PAST YEARS…..APPLICATIONS WILL BE TAKEN BY THE FIRST LETTER OF THE LAST NAME OF THE HEAD OF THE
HOUSEHOLD…..HOWEVER NEW THIS YEAR…. THOSE INDIVIDUALS SIGING UP  MUST  CALL THE ALLEN COUNTY COMMUNITYH
ACTION OFFICE….AT TWO-THREE-SEVEN-41-19….AND SETT UP AN APPOINTMENT FOR  THE DESIGNATED DATE…..
TODAY….THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE LETTER  “ A” MAY APPLY….
TOMORROW AND THURSDAY….THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE  LETTER ‘B” MAY APPLY….AND FRIDAY….THOSE
WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE LETTER   “C” MAY APPLY…
LAST YEAR…..693 HOUSEHOLDS IN ALLEN COUNTY RECEIVED E ASSISTANCE FROM THE “HEAP”  PROGRAM….



HEALTH INSURANCE
11/01/16

BEGINNING TODAY….KENTUCKIANS SHOPPING FOR HEALTH INSURANCE  WILL USE THE FEDERAL WEBSITE…..HEALTH-CARE-
DOT-GOV…..INSTEAD  “KYNECT”….THE FORMER STATE-OPERATED HEALTH EXCHANGE….

NEARLY  FOUR OUT OF FIVE  STATES NOW USE THE FEDERAL EXCHANGE….AND LIKE THE OLD STATE-BASED EXCHANGE….THE
FEDERAL SITE REQUIRES  THE CREASIOTN OF A USER ACCOUNT AND A COMPLETED ONLINE APPLICATION…..

INDIVIDUALS SHOPPING FOR HEALTH INSURANCE WILL FIND THERE ARE FEWER PLANS THIS YEAR AND PREMIMUMS ARE
INCREASING BY MORE THAT 20-PERCENT….HOWEVER…..SOME PROVIDERS SUCH AS “CARE-SOURCE”..IS SELLING PLANS IN 15
ADDITIONAL COUNTIES…..

FOR QUESTIONS…..…..THE CALL CENER FOR THE STATE EXCHANGE IS STILL AVAILABLE   AT EIGHT-FIVE-FIVE-FOUR-FIVE-NINE-63-
28…..



BAND PLACES EIGHTH
10/31/16

THE PATRIOT MARCHING BAND   PLACED EIGHTH  IN THE K-M-E-A STATE MARCHING BAND….THREE-A CHAMPIONSHIP  SEMI-
FINALS THIS PAST SATURDAY….AT EASTERN HIGH  SCHOOL IN LOUISVILLE…..….

THE BAND….APPEARING IN ITS   20TH CONSECUTIVE  SEMI-FINAL….EARNED A SCORE OF 82-POINT-NINE AND A DISTINGUISHED
RATING…..….

ADAIR COUNTY…..BOURBON COUNTY….RUSSELL.COUNTY…..AND TAYLOR COUNTY ADVANCED ON THE  FINALS SATURDAY
NIGHT…..WITH BOURBON COUNTY CLAIMING THE  THREE-A  STATE CHAMPIIONSHIP……



SPORTS
11/01/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRL’S BASKTBALL TEAM ENTERTAINS MONROE COUNTY….….WHILE THE BOY’S TEAM TRAVELS TO BARREN
COUNTY…..


IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….
THE TOPPERS  ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON  CAMPBELLSVILLE…..







HALLOWEEN
10/31/16

THIS IS HALLOWEEN…..WHICH MEANS THERE WILL BE A LOT OF TRICK-OR-TREATERS OUT TONIGHT…..AND THE SCOTTSIVLLE
POLCIE DEPARTMENT URGES EVERYONE TO USE CAUTION……

TRUNK-OR-TREAT WILL BE HELD AT THE LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER….ON WOOD STREET….STARTING AT FOUR THIS
AFTERNOON….
THE DETENTION CENTER WILL ALSO BE HANDING OUT TREATS….
AND THE ALLEN COUTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  AND THE SCOTTSVILLE  POLICE DEPARTMENT ASK  THAT ALL TRICK-OR-
TREATING BE COMPLETED BY SEVEN TONIGHT…..






MURDER-RUSSELL
10/31/16

A RUSSELL  COUNTY MAN HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH MURDER….

53 YEAR OLD  RICK MCWHOTER OF JAMESTOWN WAS ARRESTED SATURDAY AND CHARGED WITH MURDER IN THE DEATH  OF 70
YEAR OLD DOUGLAS CARNES  OF JAMESTOWN MANOR….
STATE POLICE  SAY THERE APPEARS TO HAVE BEEN AN ALTERCATION BETWEEN THE MEN THAT  LEAD TO MCWHOTER BEATING
AND CUTTING   CARNES…..



FATAL-ADAIR
10/31/16

AN ACCIDENT IN ADAIR  COIUTY CLAIMED THE LIFE OF TWO TEENS…

STATE POLICE SAY  A  CAN-AM  U-T-V…OPERATED  BY 15 YEAR OLD MACIE DRAKE OF COLUMBIA….PULLED INTO THE PATH OF A
TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR  F-TWO-50  DRIVEN BY 52 YER OLD RANDELL GABEHART OF KNIFLEY…

DRAKE AND HER PASSENGER….15 YEAR OLD ABBY CURRY OF COLUMBIA  DIED AT THE SCENEN….ANOTHER PASSENGER…..14
YEAR OLD RAQUEL ANYESA OF COLUMBIA WAS EJECTED  AND FLOWN TO UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE HOSPITAL…..

GABEHART WAS  TAKE TO T-J  HEALTH IN COLUMBIA…..



OWENS
10/31/16

81 YEAR OLD ANNA JEAN YORK OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT HER RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT THREE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…. VISITATION
BEGINS AFTER 11 THIS MORNING (MON) AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; ROBIN AND RITA…..A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; PHYLLIS AND BURL
WILSON…..A SISTER; LAVERNE CENTERS….AND TWO SISTERS-IN-LAW; MELBENA OWENS AND BONNIE YORK ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE….. FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND FIVE GREAT-GRANCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



JOHNSON
10/31/16

92 YEAR OLD ELLA VERENA JOHNSON OF ELDORADO, ILLINOIS DIED SATURDAY AT FERRALL HOSPIAL IN ELDODRADO….
GRAVESIDE SERVCIES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT ROCKY MOUND MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
CEMETERY…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS……



SPORTS
10/31/16

WESTERN AND LOUISVILLE  FOOTBALL TEAMS WILL MEET FOR A GAME  IN  TWENTY-18….WHICH WILL BE THE FIRST OF THREE
GAMES….INCLUDING A NEUTRAL SITE MATCHUP IN NASHVILLE…..

THE GAME IN LOUISVILLE WILL BE THE FIRST MEETS BETWEEN THE SCHOOLS SINCE 1998…..IN TWENTY-19 THE GAME WILL BE
PLAYED AT  NISSAN STADIUM IN NASHVILLE….AND THE HILLTOPPERS WILL TRAVEL BACK TO LOUISVILLE  IN 20-20…..







ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
10/28/16

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

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

STATEWIDE….JOBLESS RATES FELL IN 74 COUNTIES…ROSE IN 41….AND REMAINED  THE SAME IN FIVE….
OLDHAM AND WOODFORD COUNTIES HAS THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT RATES  AT THREE-POINT-ONE PERCENT…..
WHILE MAGOFFIN COUNTYHAD THE HIGHEST JOBLESS RATE  AT 15-POINT-FIVE PERCENT……



ALLEN COUNTY TAXES
10/28/16

KEEP IN MIND THAT THE LAST  DAY TO PAY ALLEN COUNTY PROPERTY TAX BILLS  AT THE TWO-PERCENT DISCOUNTED  
AMOUNT…..IS THIS COMING TUESDAY… NOVEMBER FIRST…
AND FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE THE SHERFF’S OFFICE WILL HAVE EXTENDED HOURS TOMORROW FROM EIGHT TO FOUR…..

BEGINNING  WEDNESDAY….NOVEMBER SECOND….THE FACE AMOUNT OF THE BILL WILL BE DUE…..



BAND SEMI-FINALS
10/28/16

FOR THE 20TH CONSECUTIVE  YEAR….TOMORROW THE PATRIOT MARCHING BAND WILL BE COMPETING IN THE  KENTUCKY
MUSIC EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION STATE SEMI-FINALS….

AC/S WILL BE ONE OF 16 CLASS THREE-A  BANDS THAT WILL BE IN COMPETITION  AT LOUISVILLE EASTERN HIGH SCHOOL…..AND
THEY  WILL TAKE THE FIELD AT  12-30 EASTERN TIME….

THEN THE TOP FOUR BANDS .IN THE SEMI-FINAL COMPETITION….WILL MOVE ON TO THE FINALS  AT PAPA JOHN’S CARDINAL
STADIUM TOMORROW NIGHT…..



CIVIL WAR WEEK END
10/28/16

TOMORROW  AND SUNDAY…..WILL BE CIVIL WAR WEEK-END ON DUMONT HILL…

TOMORROW MORNING’S BATTLE….ON DUMONT HILL…..HAS BEEN MOVED TO 11 AND A CANNON FIRING  BE HELD TOMORROW
NIGHT AT EIGHT…..
THE LIVING HISTORY WEEK-END…. IS PART OF SCOTTSVILLE’S TWENTY-16 BICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION……



CAL TURNER
10/28/16

COMMONWEALTH HEALTH FOUNDATION IS HOLDING  A FUNDRAIER TODAY….AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…FOR
THE CAL TURNER   REHAB AND SPECIALITY CARE COURTYARD RENOVATION…..…..

AND WVLE WILL BE BROADCASTING FROM THE MEDICAL CENTER THIS AFTERNOON BETWEEN THREE AND FOUR…..




SPORTS
10/28/16

THE PATROTS RETURN HOME TONIGHT…TO CLOSE OUT THE REGUALR SEASON AND CELEBRATE SENIOR NIGHT…..AS THE TAKE
ON BARDSTOWN…..

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


AND GREENWOOD CLAIMED THE FOURTH  REGION VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A THREE TO ONE WIN OVER SOUTH
WARREN…..







GRAND JURY
10/27/16
4:05PM

THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS HANDED DOWN INDICTMENTS ON EIGHT INDIVIDUALS…..
24 YEAR OLD BROOKE L. ROBERTS IS CHARGED IN A 13-COUNT INDICTMENT WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, THEFT BY
UNLAWFUL TAKING-AUTO, FLEEING OR EVADING, RECKLESS DRIVING, SIX COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT, DISORDERLY
CONDUCT, RESISTING ARREST, ESCAPE AND THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-FIREARM…..
A THREE COUNT INDICMENT CHARING RESISTING ARREST, CONVICTED FELON IN POSSESSION OF A HANDGUN AND
PERSISTENT  FELONY OFFENDER WAS RETURNED AGAINST  39 YEAR OLD JEFFERY W. MCKINNEY….
26 YEAR OLD ANTHONY B. SHARP IS CHARGED IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT WITH TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE  
AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER…..
A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT  CHARGING  ASSAULT AND TEMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE  WAS RETURNED  AGAINST  63
YEAR OLD DAVID W. WEGER…..
46 YEAR OLD HOPE CORNELIUS IS CHARGED IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE  
AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA…..

.AND SINGLE  COUNT INDICTMENTS  CHARGING FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT WERE RETURNED AGAINST  31 YEAR OLD KEVIN
WITCHER, 30 YEAR OLD DENTON ROBERSON AND 29 YEAR OLD CASEY OVERMAN…..
AND WE REMIND LISTERNERS THAT AN INDICTMENT IS A FORMAL CHARGE AND NOT PROOF OF GUILT……



FIRE
10/17/16

AROUND THREE-45 THIS MORNING….THE HALIFAX…..SCOTTSVILLE….MEADOR…. AND TRAMMEL FIRE DEPARTMENTS
RESPONDED TO A STRUCTURE FIEE AT 22-25 HALIFAX/SETTLE ROAD…..
HALIFAX WAS THE LAST DEPARTMENR TO CLEAR THE SCENE….ABOUT FIVE HOURS LATER…..AND THE FIRE MARSHALL HAS BEEN
CALLED I N TO DETERMINE THE CAUSE OF THE BLAZE……



ARREST
10/27/16

AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER DAVID CLARK SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 48 YEAR OLD DENNY WEEKS OF TWO-ZERO-
SEVEN  NORTH THIRD  STREET……



MEDICAL EMERGENCY VOTING
10/27/16

REGISTERED  VOTERS WHO ARER UNABLE  TO GO TO THE POLLS ON ELECTION DAY…NOVEMBER EIGHTH DUE TO A MEDICAL
EMERGENCY…. MAY NOW CAST ABSENTEE BALLOTS….

TO BE ELIGIBLE….THE MEDICAL EMERGENCY AFFECTING THE VOTER  MUST HAVE OCCURRED WITHIN 14-DAYS OR LESS OF THE
ELECTION….

THE APPLICATION TO VOTE ABSENTEE….WHICH MUST BE NOTARIZED…MAY BE REQUESTED BY THE   VOTER…THEIR SPOUSE….
PARENTS….OR CHILDREN…..AND IF THE VOTER DOESN’T HAVE A SPOUSE….PARENTS….OR CHILDREN A DESIGNEE  MAY
REQUEST THE ABSENTEE   APPLICATION….

PERSONS WITH QUESTIONS  SHOULD CONTACT THEIR COUNTY CLERK  OR CALL THE STATE BOARD  OF ELECTIONS   AT FIVE-
ZERO-TWO-FIVE-SEVEN-THREE-71-HUNDRED…..



KY POPULATION TO INCREASE
10/27/16

ACCORDING TO A NEW REPORT  FROM  THE STATE DATA CENTER….AT THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE….THE COMMONWEALTH’
S  POPULATION  IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE   10-PERCENT  BETWEEN TWENTY-15  AND TWENTY-40…..WITH FAYETTE AND
JEFFERON COUNTIES  PROJECTED  TO REMAIN  THE MOST POPULOUS….AND ROBERTSON COUNTY WILL REMAIN KENTYCKY’S
SMALLEST IN POPULATION……

OF THE 41-COUNTIES PROJECTED TO EXPERIENCE GROWTH…..20 ARE WITHIN METROPOLITAN STATISTICAL  AREAS….13  ARE
WITHIN MICROPOLITAN STATISTICAL AREAS…..AND EIGHT ARE ADJACENT TO EITHER A METOPOLITAN OR MICROPOLITAN AREA…..

THE REPORT ALSO PROJECTS  79 OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S  120 COUNTIES ARE EXPECTED TO SEE A POPULATION DECLINE
DURING THE PERIOD…..



FATAL-WARREN
10/27/16

AN ACCIDENT IN THE 10-THOUSAND BLOCK OF KENTCKY ONE-85 IN WARREN COUNTY YESTERDAY Y CLAIMED A LFIE…

STATE POLCIE SAY A TWO-THOUSAND-ONE CAMARO….OPERATED  BY 70 YEAR OLD GERALD CLARK OF ROUNDHILL….DROPPED
OFF THE RIGHT SHOULDER….CAUSING  IT TO OVERTURN AND ROLL SEVERAL TIMES….EJECTING  CLARK WHO DIED AT THE
SCENE…..



SPORTS
10/27/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRL’S  BASKETBALL TEAM PLAYS IN GLASGOW….AND THE MIDDLE SCHOOL  BOY’S TEAM IS AT  HOME TO
TAKE ON GLASGOW….

AND THE PATRIOT  FRESHMAN FOOTBALL TEAM GOES TO BOWLING GREEN…..


AT THE FOURTH REGION VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT….
GREENWOOD TAKES ON SOUTH WARREN IN THE CHAMPIONSIP MATCH…..







PRIMAY ELECTION
10/26/16

ANOTHER MOCK PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION WAS HELD IN THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT YESTERDAY….THIS TIME AT THE
PRIMARY CENTER….
AND DONALD TRUMP  RECEIVED 662 VOTES….OR 67-POINT-EIGHT PERCENT  OF THE VOTES…. HILLARY CLINTON HAD  237
VOTES…..LIBERTARIAN PARTY CANDIDATE GARY JOHNSON WAS AGAIN THIRD  WITH 27 VOTES… REFORM PARTY CANDIDAGTE
ROCKY    DE LA FUENTE AND INDEPENDENT CANDIDATE EVAN MCMULLIN BOTH RECEIVE 16 VOTES….GREEN PARTT CANDIDATE  
JILL STEIN  HAD EIGHT VOTES…AND THREE NAMES WERE WRITTEN IN ON THE BALLOT…..

IN VOTING LAST WEEK AT THE INTERMEDICATE CENTER…..TRUMP RECEIVED
69-POINT-FOUR PERCENT OF THE VOTES…..AND EARLIER  THIS MONTH TRUMP CAPTURED  69-POINT-TWO PERCENT OF THE
VOTES AT THE HIGH SCHOOL…..



ARREST
10/26/16

LAST NIGHT EMERGENCY PERSONNEL WERE CALLED TO  TRAMMEL/BOYCE ROAD… TO REPORTS OF AN OVERDOSE….BEFORE
THEIR ARRVIAL C-P-A WAS STARTED ON THE INDIVIDUAL  WHO CAME  TO BEFORE EMERGENCY PERSONNAL ARRIVED….AND
THEY LEFT IN A VEHICLE….DEPUTIES FROM  THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  STOPPED THE CAR AND DEPUTY  
BRANDON LOVETT  CHARGED 26 YEAR OLD JAMES R. POWELL OF 16-85 BOWLING GREEN ROAD WITH PUBLIC INTOXICATION AND
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA……

24 YEAR OLD JAMES D. KING OF FOUR-17 SOUTH SEVENTH WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON ON A WARRANT
CHARGING CONTEMPT OF COURT…..
DEPUTY ROBINSON SERVED A FUGATIVIE FROM ANOTHER STATE WARRANT ON KANDRA   N.  TAYOR OF SIX-24 EAST LOCUST…..
AND 32 YEAR OLD JIMMY BOWMAN OF 23-99 OLD BUCK CREEK ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY ROBINSON ON A WARRANT
CHARGING  FAILURE TO APPEAR……



FOREST FIRE RISK
10/26/16

THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF FORESTY SAYS THE RECENT RAIN FALL HASN’T EASED  THE RISK OF FOREST FIES….

SEASONAL RESTRICTIONS  ON OUTDOOR BURNING REMAIN EFFECT….AND THE AGENCY ASKS KENTUCKIANS TO WAIT UNTIL
CONDITIONS CHANGE BEFORE DOING ANY OUTDOOR BURNING…..…

THE FALL FOREST FIRE SEASON  RUNS UNTIL  DECEMBER  15TH….AND  DURING THIS TIMIE IT’S ILLEGAL TO BURN BETWEEN THE
HOURS OF SIX AND SIX….AND EVEN THOUGH YOU CAN BURN AFTER SIX AT NIGHT…..FORESTY OFFICIAL SAY THE DRY
CONDITIONS MAKE BURING DANGEROUS AT ALL TIMES…..



DRESS COSE
10/26/16
08:05AM

A NEW DRESS CODE IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S EXECUTIVE BRANCH…

THE NEW POLICY APPLIES TO EMPLOYEES WORKING AT CABINENTS AND AGENCIES UNDER THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH…..AND IT
REQUIRES  EMPLOYEES  TO WEAR I-D BADGES OR AGENCY-IDENTIFYING CLOTHING….AND THEY CAN’T   WEAR  FLIP-FLOPS….
TOPS EXPOSING THEIR MIDRIFF…..OR CLOTHS WITH OVERSIZED OR LARGE COMMERICAL LOGOS OR OFFENSIVE LANGUAGE….
THE NEW POLICY DOES ACKNOWLEDGE THERE MAY BE SOME WORKPLACES WITH UNIQUE NEEDS…AND IN THOSE CASES…THE
NEW GUIDELINES AREN’T MEANT TO REPLACE EXISTING REQUIRMENTS…..

THE NEW POLICY  WENT INTO EFFECT OCTOBER 16TH….AND CABINET SECRETARIES MAY MAKE THEM STRICTER…..



FISCAL COURT
10/26/16

THERE WAS A GOOD CROWD ON HAND LAST NIGHT AS ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELED TO CEDAR SPRINGS FIRED
DEPARTMENT  TO HOLD THEIR MEETING… FINAL APPROVAL HAS BEEN GIVEN TO THE “COPS GRANT” AWARDED TO THE SHEIRFF’
S DEPARTMENT….AND THEY HAVE BEGUN THE PROCESS TO HIRE A NEW DEPUTY….STATE REPRESENTATIVE WILSON STONE
ADDRESSED THE COURT AND SAID NOT A LOT WILL HAPPEN IN FRANKFORT UNTIL AFTER THE NOVEMBER ELECTION…..

THE COURT ALSO VOTED TO REAPPOINT WIMPEE HUDSON  AND SUE TRAMMEL TO THE ALLEN COUNTY EXTENSION SERVICE  
BOARD……



GLASGOW COUNCIL
10/26/16

THE GLASGOW   CITY COUNCIL  HAS DEFEATED A  PROPOSED ORDINANCE  THAT WOULD HAVE REDUCED THE NUMBER OF
COUNCIL MEMBERS  FROM 12 TO SEVEN BEGINNIGN IN JANUARY  TWENTY-19…
BY STATE STATUTE….GLASGOW MUST HAVE AT LEAST SIX COUNCIL MEMBERT…BUT NO MORE THAN 12….

AN AMENDMENT TO THE ORDINANCE TO REDUCE THE COUINCIL TO NINE MEMBERS WAS OFFERED….. BUT IT DIDN’T RECEIVE A
SECOND….

AT THE NEXT GLASGOW COUNCIL MEETING…..AN ORDINANCE IS EXPECTED TO BE OFFERED THAT WOULD AMEND THE
CURRENT “AT-LARGE” COUNCIL POSITIONS TO DISTRICT REPRESENTATION…..MUCH LIKE MAGISTRATES THAT SERVE ON FISCAL
COURT……`



FRANKLIN ROAD CLOSED
10/26/16

IF YOU’RE GOING TO BE IN FRANKLIN…..KEEP IN MIND THAT THE RAILROAD CROSSING ON KENTUCKY  73….EAST CEDAR STREET
NEAR THE SQUARE ….IS TEMPORARILY  CLOSED TO ALL VEHICLES…

MOTORIST W ILL NEED TO SEEK AN ANOUTHER ROUTE…..AND THE CROSSING IS EXPECTED TO REOPEN WITHIN  A WEEK…..



SPORTS
10/26/16

AT THE FOURTH REGION VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT….

SOUTH WAREN BEAT TODD COUNTY CENTRAL THREE TO NOTHING….
AND THE LADY PATTIOTS LOST TO RUSSELL COUNTY THREE TO NOTHING…..  



IN SEMI-FINAL ACTION AT THE FOURTH REGION VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT TONIGHT…
LOGAN COUNTY TAKES ON GREENWOOD…..
AND SOUTH WARREN BATTLES  RUSSELL COUNTY….







FOOD PRICES DECREASE
10/25/16

AFTER A SLIGHT INCREASE IN FOOD PRICES DURING  THE SECOND QUARTER OF THE EYAR…..THIRD QUARTER PRICES HAVE
RETURNED TO DECLINES…..ACCORDING TO THE LATEST KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU MARKETBASKET SURVEY…

THIS MARKERD THE SIXTH QUARTER….OUT OF THE LAST SEVEN….IN WHICH THE COST OF THE  40-BASIC GROCERY STORE
ITEMS HAS DROPPED…..

OVERALL….THE COST OF THE 40 ITEMS WAS  118-DOLLARS AND 51-CENTS….WHICH WAS DOWN ONE-POINT-39 PERCENT FROM
THE SECOND QUARTER TOTAL OF 120-DOLLARS  AND 16- CENT….

THE DECLINE WAS LED BY A DROP IN THE PRICE OF POULTRY….EGGS….AND BEEF…..



LIFESAVER APP
10/25/16

WITH TRAFFIC FATALITIES IN THE COMMONWEALTH  RUNNING AHEAD OF LAST YEAR… LAW ENFORCEMENT IS LOOKING AT NEW
“APP”  FOR CELL PHONES  THAT DISABLES TEXTING AND DRIVING….

THE SOLE PURPOSE OF THE  “LIFESAVER  APP”  IS TO STOP TEXTING AND DRIVING…..

YOU DOWNLOAD  THE FREE APP…..AND WHEN THE VEHICLE GOES IN MOTION…THE  G-P-S BLOCKS THE SCREEN….PREVENTING
TEXTING…..E-MAILING….AND OTHER FORMS OF MOBILE COMMUNICATION WHILE DRIVING…..



MISSING TEEN
10/25/16

GLASGOW POLICE   ARE SEEKING INFORMATION  ON A MISSING TEEN….

17 YEAROLD HEATHER BROOKE RANDOLPH WAS LAST SEEN SUNDAY AFTERNOON AROUND THREE….

SHE’S FIVE-FEET THREE-INCNES TALL…..WEIGHS 165-POUNDS…WITH BLONDE HAIR AND  BLUE EYES…..



BODY IDENTIFIED
10/25/16

A BODY FOUND OFF THE SHOULDER OF THE NUNN PARKWAY….AT THE EIGHT MILE MARKER IN BARREN COUNTY ON AUGUST
15TH, TWENTY-11…..HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED THROUGH D-N-A TESTING….

STATE POLICE SAY THE VICTIM  WAS CARMA PURPURA OF INDIANAPOLIS….. WHO WOULD HAVE BEEN 35 AT THE TIME SHE WAS
DISCOVERED…..
INDIANAPOLIS AUTHORITIES SAY SHE WAS REPORTED MISSING ON JULY 11TH….TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN….



FISCAL COURT
10/25/16

ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELS TO CEDAR SPRINGS FIRE DEPARTMENT NUMBER TWO TONIGHT TO HOLD THEIR MEETING….
AND TONIGHT’S FISCAL COURT MEETING CAN BE HEARD ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL    12-50……WLCK…..STARTING AROUND
SEVEN……



SPORTS
10/25/16

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRL’S BASKETBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO WARREN EAST….AND THE BOY’S TEAM HOSTS WARREN
EAST…..


AND AT THE FOURTH REGION VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT…..BEING PLAYED AT CUMBERLAND COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL….
THE LADY PATRIOTS TAKE ON RUSSELL COUNTY….
AND SOUTH WARREN TANGLES WITH TODD COUNTY CENTRAL…..







BAND QUALIFIES
10/24/16

THE CLASS THREE-A….WEST REGIONAL…MARCHING BAND QUARTERFINALS WERE HELD AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH
SCHOOL THIS PAST SATURDAY….AND FOR THE 20TH CONSECUTIVE  YEAR….THE PATRIOT BAND QUALIFIED  FOR THE KENTUCKY
MUSIC EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION STATE SEMI-FINALS….

AC/S WILL BE ONE OF 16 CLASS THREE-A  BANDS THAT WILL BE IN COMPETITION  AT LOUISVILLE EASTERN HIGH SCHOOL THIS
SATURDAY…..AS THE PATRIOTS WILL TAKE THE FIELD AT  12-30 EASTERN TIME….AND WILL BE THE SEVENTH  OF THE 16 BANDS
TO PERFORM…..

THEN THE TOP FOUR BANDS .IN THE SEMI-FINAL COMPETITION….WILL MOVE ON TO THE FINALS  AT PAPA JOHN’S CARDINAL
STADIUM SATURDAY NIGHT…..



ARREST
10/24/16

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY BRANDON LOVETT CHARGING 31 YEAR
OLD ALISHA  M. GREGORY WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA…….

31 YEAR OLD JEREMY S. MARR OF TWO-12 WHITNEY ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON ON A WARRANT
CHARGING  CONTEMPT  OF COURT…..

AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP….DEPUTY ROBINSON CHARGED  39 YEAR OLD MANUEL CAC CHIC  WITH DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE, NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE, IMPROPER REGISTRATION PLATE  AND OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER IN THE VEHICLE……

AND DEPUTY  BRIAN EATON RESPONDED TO REPORTS OF A SUSPECIOUS VEHICLE SITTING IN THE DRIVE AT  A RESIDENT ON
OLD GAINESVILLE ROAD….AND CHARGED 25 YEAR OLD ROMON GOMEZ WITH DRIVNG UNDER THE INFLUENCE, NO OPERATOR’S
LICENSE  AND OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER  IN THE VEHICLE…..….



ARREST
10/24/16

WHILE ON ROUTINE PATROL….SERGEANT JAMES TALBOTT WITH THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT CLOCKED A VEHICLE  
ON 31-E DOING 124 MILES-PER-HOUR  IN A 55 MILE-PER-HOUR ZONE…..….
SERGENT TALBOTT  ACTIVATED HIS WMERGENCY EQUIPMENT  AND THE VEHICLE STOPPED JUST SOUTH OF THE  31-E AND
SMITHS GROVE INTER-SECTION…..

19 YEAR OLD JUSTIN CARR OF WESTMORELAND….WHO  TOLD SERGENT TALBOTT  HE WAS LATE FOR WORK AT
SMUCKERS…WAS CHARGED WITH SPEEDING… RECKLESS DRIVING…POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE….WANTON
ENDANGERMENT….AND PRESCRIPTION DRUG NOT IN PROPER CONTAINER…..



MISSING TEEN
10/24/16

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT AND ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT ARE  ASKING FOR HELP IN LOCATING A
MISSING TEEN….

16 YEAR OLD WILLIAM REED SLOAN WAS LAST SEEN OCTOBER  10TH AT HIS GIRL  FRIENDS  RESIDENCE AT ALCO APARTMENTS….

SLOAN IS A WHITE MALE….FIVE-FEET FIVE-INCHES TALL….WEIGHS 140 POUND….AND HAS BLUE EYES AND RED HAIR…WHEN
LAST SEEN HE WAS  WEARING A RED JACKET  WITH BLACK ON THE SLEEVES….BLACK  SHORTS WITH WHITE DOWN THE SIDES….
AND WHITE TENNIS SHOES…HE ALSO HAD A BACK PACK WITH CLOTHES INSIDE…..

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION ON THE WHEREABOUTS OF WILLIAM REED SLOAN IS ASKED TO CONTACT  THE SCOTTSILLE
POLICE DEPARTMENT OR ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..




COMER TOURING DISTRICT
10/24/16

THE REPUBLICAN NOMINEE  FOR THE VACANT  FIRST CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT SEAT…..JAMES COMER FROM TOMPKINSVILLE….
IS ON HIS “BOOTS AND JEANS” TOUR….WHIC WILL VISIT ALL 35 COUNTIES IN THE FIRST DISTRICT…..

BEING ONE OF THE LARGEST DISTRICTS PER SQUARE MILES….IN THE ENGIRE CONTRESS….THE FIRST DRIST STRETCHES
FROM LIBERTY IN CASEY COUNTY IN THE EAST…..TO TH EMISSISSIPPI RIVER IN FOULTON IN THE WEST…..AND FROM
HENDERSON COUNTY ALL THE WAY TO ALBANY IN CLINTON CONTY…..

THE TOUR BEGAN FRIDAY IN CADIZ AND WILL END OCTOBER  29TH IN MURRAY….
AND TOMROROW…..COMER WILL BE IN SCOTTSVILLE AS THE  “BOOTS AND JEANS” TOUR WILL MAKE A STOP  AT THE CORE AT 11…



FARM TO SCHOOL
10/24/16

OCTOBER IS “FARM TO SCHOOL MONTH”….WHICH IS A PROGRAM SPONSORED  BY THE KENTCUKY DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE…. THAT HELPS  SCHOOL SYSTEMS IN THE COMMONWEALTH  FIND AND OBTAIN FOOD  FROM LOCAL FARMERS AND
SMALL BUSINESSES….

DURING  TWENTY-13-14……KENTUCKY SCHOOLS SPENT NEARLY  EIGHT-POINT-NINE MILLON DOLLARS  IN SCHOOL FOOD
DOLLARS ON LOCAL FOOD PRODUCTS…..

AS LAST YEAR…..MORE THAN 700 SCHOOLS IN  77 KENTUCKY SCHOOL DISTRICTS HAD PROGRAMS IN PLACE TO PURCHASE
LOCAL KENTUCKY  FOODS FOR THEIR SCHOOL CAFETERIAS…..



LIONS AUCTION
10/24/16

THE SCOTTSVILLEL LIONS CLUB…..ANNUAL RADIO AUCITON….WILL BE TONIGHT AND TOMORROW NIGHT…..FROM SIX TO NINE
EACH NIGHT….ON 99-POINT-THREE…. LOVE-FM….WVLE…..



OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING
10/24/16

A METCALFE COUNTY MAN IS DEAD FOLLOWING  AN OFFICER INVOLVED  SHOOITNG EARLY YESTERDAY MORNING…

STATE POLICE SAY METCALFE COUNTY  NINE-ONE-ONE RECEIVED  A CALL FROM A WOMAN STATING SHE AND  HER BOYFRIEND…..
38 YEAR OLD KENNY TOMBLIN HAD BEEN IN A PHYSICAL FIGHT….AND THAT HE WAS OUTSIDE SHOOTING A GUN A GUN INTO THE
AIR….AS SHE CALLED AUTHORITIES  FROM A NEIGHBOR’S HOME….

A METCALFE COUNTY DEPUTY WAS DISPATCHED TO JUNIOR CAFFEE ROAD….FOUR MILES WAST OF EDMONTON….AND BACKUP
WAS REQUESTED FROM POST  15…

TOMBLIN  HAD A VERBAL EXCHANGE WITH THE DEPUTY….BEFORE GOING INSIDE HIS HOME…AND COMING BACK OUT WITH A
RIFLE…
AS TOMBIN APPROACHED TROOPERS….HE REFUSED COMMANDS TO PUT THE FIREARM DOWN….AND FIRED THE REIFLE….
TROOPERS RETURNED FIRED….FATALLY SHOOTING TOMBLIN….NO ON ELSE WAS INJURED AND THE INVESTIGAION IS
CONTINUING….



JOHNSON
10/24/16

BENJAMIN OWEN JOHNSON……THE INFANT SON OF KYLE AND WENDY JOHNSON…. DIED SATURDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH
BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER NINE TOMORROW (TUES) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

HE ADDITION TO HIS PARENTS….HE’S SURVIVED BY A SISTER; KELLI OF SCOTTSVILLE….MATERNAL GRANDFATHER; DAVID DAVIS
OF TENNESSEE…. PATERNAL GRANDFATHER; TOMMY JOHNSON AND WIFE SHERRY OF BIG CLIFTY….. PATERNAL GRANDMOTHER;
ELIZAETH WATSON AND HUSBAND TIMMY…..AND PATERNAL GREAT-GREAT-GRANDMOTHER; KATHLEEN GOSNELL ALL OF
SCOTTSILLE….. AND PATERNAL GREAT-GREAT-GRANDPARENTS;  RAYMOND AND SUE JONE OF EASTVIEW……...



SPORTS
10/24/16

THE PATRIOT JUNIOR VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON PORTLAND…..

AND THE MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL TEAMS  OPEN THEIR SEASONS….AS THE GIRL’S GO TO METCALFE COUNTY….AND THE
BOY’S  HOST METCALFE COUNTY……


THE FOURTH REGION VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT BEINGS TONGHT….AT CUMBERLAND COUNTY HGIH SCHOOL…..

AS  LOGAN  COUNTY TAKES ON CLINTON COUNTY AND MONROE COUNTY BATTLES GREENWOOD…


THE LADY PATRIOTS WILL BEGIN PLAY TOMORROW NIGHT WHEN THEY TANGLE WITH RUSSELL  COUNTY….







BAND
10/21/16

THE  PATRIOT MARCHING BAND WILL  HOST 12 BANDS TOMORROW….FOR  THE CLASS   THREE-A…WEST REGIONAL QUARTER-
FINALS….

COMPETITION BEGINS AT THREE…..WITH THE PATRIOTS….WHO WILL BE  SEEKING THEIR  20TH CONSECUTIVE TRIP TO THE
STATE SEMI-FINALS…..TAKING THE FIELD AT FOUR-15….

THEN FOLLOWING A SHORT BREAK…...COMPEITION RESUMES AT  FOUR-45….

THE TOP EIGHT BANDS WILL MOVE ON TO THE STATE SEMI-FINALS  ON OCTOBER 29TH AT EASTERN HIGH SCHOOLS IN
LOUISVILLE…..WITH THE TOP FOUR BANDS MOVING ON THE FINALS AT PAPA JOHN’S STADIUM LATER THAT DAY…..



KY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE INCREASES
10/21/16

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINIING….KENTUCKY’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE  ROSE  SLIGHTLY FROM
FOUR-POINT-NINE PERCENT  IN AUGUST…..TO FIVE-PERCENT IN SEPTEMBER….

HOWEVER…..THIS SEPTEMBER’S JOBLESS RATE  WAS FOUR-TENTHS OF A PERCENTAGE POINT LOWER  THAN THE  FIVE-POINT-
FOUR PERCENT  RECORDED  IN SEPTEMBER OF LAST YEAR…..

FOR THE LAST FIVE MONTHS…..KENTUCKY’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE HAS HOVERED AROUDN FIVE-PERCENT…...WHICH
ANALYSISTS SAY IS EFFECTIVELY FULL EMPLOYMENT……

THE U-S JOBLESS RATE WAS ALSO FIVE-PERCENT IN SEPTEMBER……



MINIMUM WAGE STRUCK DOWN
10/21/16

AN INCREASE IN THE MINIMUM WAGE…..APPROVED BY THE LOUISVILLE METRO COUNCIL….HAS BEEN STRUCK DOWN BY THE
KENTUCKY SUPREME  COURT….

IN A SIX –TO-ONE RULING….THE HIGH COURT SAID THE MINIMUM WAGE ORDINANCE IS  “INVALID AND UNENFORCEABLE”….…..



SPORTS
10/21/16

THE PATRIOTS ARE OFF THIS WEEK…..

THEY'LL  WILL CLOSE OUT THE REGUALR SEASSON  NEXT FRIDAY NIGHT… WHEN BARDSTOWN COMES TO PATRIOT FIELD…..


BARREN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY GRAYSON COUNTY, BOWLING GREEN HOSTS GREENWOOD, BUTLER COUNTY   TRAVELS
TO TODD COUNTY CENTRAL,  CAVERNA IS ON THE ROAD TO CAMPBELLSVILLE,  FRANKLIN/SIMPSON PLAYS AT WARREN EAST,
GLASGOW GOES TO METCALFE COUNTY, LOGAN COUITY TRAVELS TO CALLOWAY COUNTY, RUSSELLVILLE COUNTY  IS AT HOME
TO TAKE ON CLAY COUNTY AND SOUTH WARREN IS ON THE ROAD TO WARREN CENTRAL…..







SVILLE TAX BILLS
10/20/16

SCOTTSVILLE CITY PROPOETY TAX BILLS WILL BE GOING INTO THE MAIL TOMORROW AND WILL BE DUE AND PAYABLE….

TAX BILLS PAID BY DECEMBR 15TH WILL RECEIVE A TWO-PERCENT DISCOUNT…
FROM DECEMBER 16TH THRU JANUARY 31ST THE FACE VALUE OF THE BILL WILL BE DUE….
FEBRUARY FIRST THRU  MARH 31ST  A SIX-PERCENT  PENALITY  WILL BE ADDED….
AND STARTING APRIL FIRST…..A 19-PERCENT PENALITY  WILL BE ADDED TO ALL UNPAID SCOTTSVILLE CITY PROPERTY  TAX
BILLS….



ARREST
10/20/16

A NUMBER OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLIXE….

AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…..OFFICER JEWELIE WRIGHT CHARGED 32 YEAR  OLD JIMMY BOWMAN OF 23-99 OLD
BUCK CREEK ROAD WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND TERRORISTIC THREATENING…..AND 32 YEAR
OLD CARANELL M O’NEAL OF SEVEN-99 WEST PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH ROAD WAS CHARGED WITH  ASSAULT FOURTH
DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE….

OFFICER DAVID CLARK RESPONDED  TO REPORTS  OF AN INDIVIDUAL  LYING ON THE SIDE OF 31-E….IN FRONT OF THE PRIMARY  
CENTER…..AND CHARGED 56 YEAR OLD RICKY L. COOK OF 71-47 NEW GALLATIN ROAD WAS CHARGED WITH ALCOHOL
INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE…..

AND 30 YEAR OLD KENNTH D. SHIPLEY  OF 12-38 OLD GLASGOW  ROAD WAS ARRESTDE BY OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS ON A
WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE  TO APPEAR……



MOCK ELECTON
10/20/16

A SECOND ROUND OF VOTING BY STUDENTS….IN MOCK PRESIDENTIAL  ELECTIONS…..WAS HELD IN THE ALLEN COUNTY
SCHOOL DISTRICT YESTERDAY…. AND REPUBLICAN DONALD TRUMP  WAS THE  WINNER WITH   69-POINT-FOUR PERCENT OF
THE VOTE….

TRUMP RECEIVED  444 VOTES….DEMOCRAT HILLARY CLINTON  HAD  106 VOTES….. LIBERTARIN CANDIDATE  GARY JOHNSON  
WAS THIRD  WITH 33 VOTES…GREEN PARTY CANDIDATE  JILL  STEIN HAD 14 VOTES….REFORM PARTY CANDIDATE  ROCKY  DE LA
FUENTE   AND INDEPENDENT CANDIDATE EVAN MCMULLIN  EACH RECEIVED  12 VOTES….AND THEIR WERE FOUR WRITE-IN
NAMES ON THE BALLOTT….
IN VOTING MONDAY AT THE HIGH SCHOOL….TRUMP RECEIVED 69-POINT-TWO PERCENT OF THE VOTE…..AND MOCK ELECTIONS
WILL CONTINUE  NEXT WEEK AT THE PRIMARY CENTER  AND MIDDLE SCHOOL….



HOUCHENS
10/20/16

HOUCHENS INDUSTRIES OWNED  GROCERY STORES ARE GOING TO BEGIN CARRYING  “KENTUCKY PROUD “ PRODUCTS…..

CURRENTLY SOME FIVE-THOUSAND KENTUCKY FARMS AND FARM FAMILIES PARTICIPATE IN THE PROGRAM…..SELLING THEIR
PRODUCTS UNDER THE “KENTUCKY PROUD” BANNER…..

THE FIRST “KENTUCKY PROUD” PRODUCTS WILL BE IN STORES IN  BOWLING GREEN…..GLASGOW……OWENSBORO…..AND
LOUISVILLE….AND WILL EVENTUALLY INCLUDE ALL OF THE 42-HOUCHENS OWNED GROCERY STORES IN THE
COMMONWEALTH……



SCAM ALERT
10/20/16

ATTORNEY GENERAL ANDY BESHEAR AND POSTAL INSPECTOR ALEJANDRO ALMAGUER HAVE ANNOUNCED  A  “SCAM ALERT”  
CONSUMER PROTECTION CAMPAIGN……

THROUGH THE PARTNERSHIP…..THE POSTAL SERVICE  WILL PLACE “SCAM ALERT” POSTERS IN MORE THAN  500 POST OFFICES  
IN THE COMMONWEALTH…..WHICH WILL PROVIDE CUSTOMERS WITH INFORMATION  ON HOW TO AVOID AND REPORT SCAMS….
AND INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO SIGN UP FOR THE “SCAM  ALERT”  PROGRAM…. WHICH IS A TEXT MESSAGING AND  E-MAIL
SERVICE THAT NOTIFIES CONSUMERS  WHEN CON ARTISTS  ARE ON THE ATTACK….



SPORTS
10/20/16

THE PATRIOT FRESHMAN FOOTBALL TEAM IN ON THE ROAD TO PORTLAND…..


AND IN CORE SOCCER….
IN DIVISION THREE GAMES…..THE BLITZ TAKE ON THE NINJAS….
AND IN DIVISION FOUR GAMES….THE LYNX  PLAY THE FORCE…..







PUMPKIN SHINE
10/19/16

AND YOU NEED TO MAKE THIS CHANGE…..
DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER IN THE FORECAST FOR TOMORROW….THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY CHAMBER OF
COMMERCE  “PUMPKIN SHINE” IS BEING MOVED  TO FRIDAY…..

FRIDAY….BETWEEN  TWO AND FOUR…..BRING YOUR CARVED OR PAINTED PUMPKINS TO DUMONT HILL FOR JUDGING….THEN AT
FIVE-30…..THE PUMPKINS WILL LIGHT THE WALKING TRAILO N DUMONT HILL…..

AGAIN……THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE  “PUMPKIN SHINE”…..SCHEDULED FOR TOMORROW   IS BEING MOVED TO FRIDAY…..



ARREST
10/19/16

A TRAFFICK STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY BRANDON  LOVETT CHARGING 19 YEAR
OLD RYAN TAYLOR OF TWO-ZERO-EIGHT NORTH CEMETERY WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE…..

AND DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON RESPONDED  TO A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE INCIDENT….. WHERE HE CHARGED 42 YEAR OLD GARY W.
DOROUGH, JUNIOR  OF   FOUR-42 SQUARE LYLES ROAD WITH TWO COUNTS OF ASSAULT……




MISSING PERSONS HELP
10/19/16

KENTUCKIANS CAN CONTRIBUTE TO SOLVING  MISSING PERONS CASES IN THE COMMONWEALTH….AND FROM AROUND  THE
COUNTRY….THROUGH  A  U-S  DEPARTMENT  OF JUSTICE SEARCH ENGINE…….

THE NATIONAL  MISSING AND UNIDENTIFIED PERSONS SYSTEM….OR “NAMUS”….IS A FREE ON-LINE DATABASE THE CAN BE
SEARCHED  BY MEDICAL EXAMINERS…. CORONERS…..LAW ENFOREMENT…..AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC……

NATIONWIDE…..THERE ARE  AS MANY AS  85-THOUSAND ACTIVE MISSING PERSON CASES AT ANY GIVEN TIME….AND IN
KENTUCKY…..THERE CURRENTLY  615- OPEN MISSING PERSONS  CASES…….



KY RECEIVES GRANT
10/19/16

KENTUCKY IS ONLY ONE OF FIVE STATES TO RECEIVE A GRANT FROM THE U-S DEPARTMENT  OF JUSTICE  TO FIGHT HUMAN
TRAFFICKING…..AS THE COMMONWEALTH  WILL RECEIVE  ONE-POINT-FIVE MILLION DOLLARS  OVER A THREE YEAR PERIOD….

EACH YEAR IN KENTUCKY…..REPORTS OF CHILD TRAFFICKING CONTINUE TO INCREASE  BY ALMOST  50-PERCENT….CLIMBING
FROM 51 VICTIMS  IN TWENTY-13….. TO 125 VICTIMS  IN TWENTY-15…….



YARMUTH
10/19/16

CONGRESSMAN JOHN YARMUTH FROM LOUISVILLE SAID YESTERDAY  THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT WILL NOT APPROVE
KENTUCKY’S PROPOSED  MEDICAID  OVERHAUL AND ASKED  GOVERNOR  MATT BEVIN TO WITHDRAW IT…..

YARMUTH….THE COMMONWEALTH’S  ONLY DEMOCRATIC MEMBER OF CONGRESS….SAID HE OPPOSES THE PLAN BECAUSE IT
WOULD CHARGE PEOPLE MONTHLY PREMIUMS  AND WOULD CAUSE ABOUT  86-THOUSAND INDIVIDUALS TO LOSE THEIR
INSURANCE….

A SPOKESPERSON FOR BEVIN SAID YARMUTH WASB PLAYING POLITICS…..



SPORTS
10/19/16

AT THE 15TH DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT….
MONRE COUNTY CLAIMED THE CHAMPIONSHIP   WITH A THREE TO NOTHING WIN OVER THE LADY PATRIOTS…..
BOTH TEAMS NOW MOVE ON TO THE FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT….NEXT WEEK….AT CUMBERLAND COUNTY HIGH
SCHOOL…….

THREE MEMBERS FO THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEY BALL TEAM…..KALEE SKAGGS…BAYLEA COOK…..AND MEG FOSTER….HAVE
BEEN NAMED TO THE DISTRICT 15  ALL-TOURNAMENT  TEAM….
AND COBY BESSINGER  WAS NAMED TH THE  VOLLEYBALL ALL-DISTRICT ACADEMIC TEAM….

GLASGOW SENIOR CHASE LANDRUM….WHO HAS COMMITTED TO WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY…. HAS BEEN NAMED  MR.
GOLF AND CLAY COUNTY’S BAILEY HUBBARD WAS NAMED MISS GOLF  BY THE GLF HOUSE OF KENTUCKY  AND THE KENTUCKY  
JUNIOR GOLF FOUNDATION….

THE ALL-STATE TEAMS  WERE ALSO ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY…..
AND JOINING  LANDRUM ON THE FIRST TEAM IS  IS CANNON CLAYCOMB FROM GREENWOOD AND CHASE  MCDANIEL  OF SOUTH
WARREN WAS NAMED TO THE SECOND TEAM…

AND SYDNEY DURRANT FROM  GREENWOOD WAS NAME TO THE GIRL’S SECOND  TEAM…..


THE KENTUCKY  MEN’S  BASKETBALL   TEAM HAS  BEEN SELECTED  TO WIN THE SOUTHEASTERN CONFERENCE BASKETBALL
TITLE THIS SEASON…..…..
FLORIDA IS SECOND….WITH TEXAS “A AND M” THIRD, GEORGA FOURTH  AND ARKANSAS FIFTH…..

AND THE SOUTH CAROLINA  WOMEN’S TEAM IS FAVORED  TO WIN THE S-E-C TITLE… THEY’RE FOLLOWED  BY MISSISSIPPI  
STATE…..TENNESSEE IS THIRD….WITH KENTUCKY FOURTH AND FLORIDA FIFTH…..







SCHOOL BOARD
10/18/16

THE MAJORITY OF LAST NIGHT’S   ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING…. WHICH WAS HELD AT THE INTERMEDIATE
CENTER…..CONCERNED THE MIDDLE SCHOOL RENOVATION AND THE RECENTLY RELEASED  K-PREP SCORES…..
THE COST OF THE RENOVATION IS EIGHT-POINT-NINE MILLION DOLLARS…



TOGETHER FOR CHRISTMAS
10/18/16

REGISTRATION  FOR THIS YEAR’S….TOGETHER FOR CHRISTMAS PROGRAM….BEGINS TODAY AND RUNS THRU FRIDAY…
REGISTRATIONS  WILL BE TAKEN EACH DAY….FROM NINE TO FIVE….AT THE HIGH SCHOOL  ATHLETIC  COMPLEX WHICH IS
LOCATED  BEHIND THE HIGH SCHOOL…..
AND ALL CCHILDREN FROM  ZERO TO 18 YEARS OF AGE QUALIFY FOR THE PROGRAM….AS-LONG-AS THE 18 YEAR OLD IS STILL
ENROLLED IN THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT…

TO REGISTER FOR THE “TOGETHER FOR CHRISTMAS PROGRAM…..THE PARENT OR GUARDIAN WILL NEED TO BRING A COPY OF
EACH CHILD’S BIRTH CERTIFICATE  OR SOCIAL SECURITY  CARD….PROOF OF ALLEN COUNTY RESIDENCY….AND PROOF OF
INCOME…
IN ADDITION….PARENTS MUST BRING ALL DOCUMENTS STATING WHAT  AMOUNT THEY RECEIVE FROM  DISABILITY BENEFITS….
CHILD SUPPORT….WAGES….OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF INCOME….INCLUDING FOOD STAMPS….

PRE-REGISTRATION  IN OCTOBER IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE  IN THE “TOGETHER FOR CHRISTMAS PROGRAM”  WHICH WILL
BE HELD DECEMBER  NINTH AND 10TH…..….



CROP SURVEY
10/18/16

THE U-S-D-A’s  NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS SERVICE  HAS STARTED  MAILING  THE ANNAUL ROW CROPS COUNTY
AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION SURVEY…..

MORE THAN 92-HUNDRED KENTUCKY FARMERS  WILL BE ASKED ABOUT ACRES A PLANTED….ACES HARVESTED….AND
PRODUCTION FOR THEIR  TWENTY-16 CORN…. SOYBEANS…..HAY….AND TOBACCO CROPS….

THEY SURVEY IS ALSO AVAILABLE  ON-LINE…..AND SOME PRODUCERS  MAY RECEIVE A PHONE CALL   FROM A  “N-A-S-S”
REPRESENTATIVE WHO WILL INTERVIEW THEM USING  THE SURVEY  FORM…..

SURVE RESULTS WILL BE PUBLICHED FOR CORN AND SOYBEANS  IN FEBRUARY…. HAY IN APRIL….AND TOBACCO IN  MAY OF
NEXT YEAR……



FEDERAL COURT
10/18/16

A FORMER  BULLITT COUNTY DEPUTY SHEFIFF HAS BEEN SENTENCED IN FEDERAL COURT  TO 27-MONTHS IN PRISON  AND ONE
YEAR OF SPERVISED RELEASE….

MATTHEW CORDER HAD BEEN CONVICTED OF TWO COUNTS  OF WILLFULLY DEPRIVING A BULLITT COUNTY MAN OF HIS
CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS….CORDER WAS ALSO ORDERED TO PAY RESTITUTION TO  THE VICTIM .IN AN AMOUNT  TO BE
DETERMINED WITHIN  90 DAYS….

AND A CASEY COUNTY MAN HAS  PLEAD GUILTY TO MULTIPLE CHARGES…. INCLUDING  BEING AN ARMED CAREER CRIMINAL…..
POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE…..AND POSSESSION OF  FIREARMS BY A CONVICTED FELON…. SENTENCING FOR  
39 YEAR OLD  JERRY WAYNE THREAT THE SECOND IS SET FOR JANUARY  FIFTH…..



FEDERAL COURT
10/18/16

A FORMER  BULLITT COUNTY DEPUTY SHEFIFF HAS BEEN SENTENCED IN FEDERAL COURT  TO 27-MONTHS IN PRISON  AND ONE
YEAR OF SPERVISED RELEASE….

MATTHEW CORDER HAD BEEN CONVICTED OF TWO COUNTS  OF WILLFULLY DEPRIVING A BULLITT COUNTY MAN OF HIS
CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS….CORDER WAS ALSO ORDERED TO PAY RESTITUTION TO  THE VICTIM .IN AN AMOUNT  TO BE
DETERMINED WITHIN  90 DAYS….

AND A CASEY COUNTY MAN HAS  PLEAD GUILTY TO MULTIPLE CHARGES…. INCLUDING  BEING AN ARMED CAREER CRIMINAL…..
POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE…..AND POSSESSION OF  FIREARMS BY A CONVICTED FELON…. SENTENCING FOR  
39 YEAR OLD  JERRY WAYNE THREAT THE SECOND IS SET FOR JANUARY  FIFTH…..



BEVIN ORDERED TO RELEASE FUNDS
10/18/16

FRANKLIN CIRCUIT JUDGE THOMAS WINGATE HAS ORDERED GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN TO RELEASE  18-MILLION DOLARS  TO
MOST  PUBLIC COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES IN THE COMMONWEALTH…

BEVIN HAD ORDERS TWO-PERCENT   CUTS  AT MOST PUBLIC COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES….BUT THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
DIDN’T APPROVE THEM AND ATTORNEY GENERAL ANDY BESHEAR SUED…..SAYING THE CUTS WERE  ILLEGAL…..

WINGATE INITIALLY  RULED IN BEVIN’S FAVOR….BUT LAST MONTH THE  KENTUCKY SUPREME  COURT REVERSED THAT RULING….



CALVERT
10/18/16

66 YEAR OLD DON CALVERT OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE….. AND THERE WILL BE NO VISITATION OR
MEMORIAL SERVICE AT THIS TIME….


HE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; GINA AND EDDIE DUNN OF BOWLING GREEN…..A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-
LAW; FRANKIE AND SARAH…..AND A SISTER; LAURA JO WHITNEY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..TWO GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-
GRANDCHILD ALSO SURV IVE….



SPORTS
10/18/16

IN CORE SOCCER…..
IN DIVISION THREE GAMES…..THE SPARTANS PLAY THE STORM….


AND IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH AT THE 15TH DISTCT VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT…...THE LADY PATRIOTS BATTLE  MONROE
COUNTY…..AT BARREN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL STARTING  AT SIX….







NEW WKU BUS ROUTE
10/17/16

WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY STUDENTS  CAN NOW PARK FOR FREE IN THE DOWNTOWN PARKING  GARAGE….ACROSS
FROM THE HOT RODS STADIUM…AND  RIDE THE TOPPER TRANSIT LINE BACK TO CAMPUS….

ACCORDING TO THE COLLEGE HEIGHTS HERALD….THE DECISION TO   ALLOW STUDENTS TO PARK FOR FREE DOWNTOWN….
WAS MADE DUE TO THE REDUCTION OF 150 PARKING SPACES…..BECAUSE OF THE CONSTRUCTION OF PARKING STRUCTURE
THREE IN THE CREASON LOT….

THE EXPANDED ROUTE WILL ALSO PROVIDE TRANSPORTIONS BETWEEN WESTERN’S MAIN CAMPUS AND DOWNTOWN
BUSINESSES…..



POT FOUND
10/17/16

STATE POLICE  RESPONDED TO A RESIDENCE  ON GRANDVIEW AVENUE IN GLASGOW FRIDAY…. AFTER RECEIVNG A TIP THE
HOMEOWNER WAS SELLING MARIJUANA…..

AFTER MAKING CONTACT WITH  52 YEAR OLD JEFFREY HARRELL….APPROXIMATELY EIGHT POUNDS OF MARIJUANA WAS
LOCATED…..

HARRELL WAS CHARGED WITH TRAFFICKING IN MARIJUANA  AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA  AND LODGED  IN THE
BARREN COUNTY CORRECTIONAL CENTER…..



WHITLOW
10/17/16

95 YEAROLD LOIS WHITLOW OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY  AT GREENVIEW REGIONAL HOSPITAL…..FUNERAL  SERVICES WILL
BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….. VISITATION
BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (TUES) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON; HARRY…..AND A DAUGHTER; BETTIE BUCHANON BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE…..SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN,
NINE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVEN GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
10/17/16


THE PATRIOT JUNOR VARISTY FOOTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY BOWLING GREEN…..

AND THE DISTRICT 15 VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT BEGINS  AT BAREN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL….
AT FIVE-30 MONROE COUNTY GOES AGAINST  BARREN COUNTY….AND THEN THE LADY PATRIOTS   TAKE ON GLASGOW…..


AND IN CORE SOCCER….

THE LYNX TANGLES WITH THE MAGIC….







ARREST
10/15/16

STATE POLICE ARREST A TENNESSEE MAN AFTER THEY TRY  TO HELP HIM…

44 YEROLD DWAYNE EDWARDS OFNASHVILLE  WAS WALKING ALONG  I-65 NEAR FRANKLIN…..WHERE HE  BECAME COMBATIVE
AND ENTERED THE TRAVELED PORTION OF THE INTER-STATE…..CAUSING IT TO BE SUHHUT DOWN FOR A BRIEF PERIOD OF
TIME….

HE  WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AND TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT FRANKLIN…..HE WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF
DRUGS….AND DURING THE INVESTIGATION….A LARGE AMOUNT OF COCAINE AND MONEY WERE FOUND….

EDWARDS  WAS CHARGED WITH MENACING….RESISTING ARREST…..CRIMINAL MISCHIEF…..PUBLIC INTOXICATION…..AND
TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-COCAINE…..



SPORTS
10/15/16

THE PATRIOTS WERE ON THE ROAD TO SOUTH WARREN LAST NIGHT….AND DROPPED A 25 TO 15 DECISION TO THE DEFENDING
STATE CHAMPIONS….

THE PATRIOTS ARE OFF NEXT FRIDAY…..AND WILL CLOSE OUT THE REGULAR SEASON  OCTOBER  28TH…..WHEN BARDSTOWN
COMES TO PATRIOT FIELD…..



IN OTHER HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL FROM LAST NIGHT….
BOWLING GREEN SHUT OUT BARREN COUNTY 50 TO NOTHING….IT WAS LARUE COUNTY 35 AND EDMONSON COUNTY 28,
GLASGOW BLANKED MONROE COUNTY 56 TO NOTHING, RUSSELLVILLE SHUT OUT FULTON CITY 52 TO NOTHING, FORT KNOX
BEAT CAVERNA 48 TO 22, GREENWOOD RANAWAY FROM GRAYSON COUNTY 63 TO NOTHING, METCALFE COUNTY GOT PAST
GREEN COUNTY SEVEN TO SIX AND WARREN EAST BLANKED WARREN CENTRAL 49 TO NOITHG….

COLLEGE FOOTBALL SAW LOUISVILLE BEAT DUKE 24 TO 14…..

IN THE AMERICAN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSIP SERIES….THE INDIANS GOT PAST THE BLUE JAYS TWO TO NOTHING….
AND IN THE NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE….THE PREDATORS DOWNED CHICAGO THREE TO TWO……







PASSPORT FAIR
10/14/16

POST OFFICES WILL BE HOLDING “PASSSPORT FAIRS” TOMORROW  FOR  FIRST-TIME APPLICANTS OR THOSE  SEEKING TO
RENEW A PASSPORT…

ONE OF THE “PASSPORT FAIRS”   WILL BE  HELD AT THE GLASGOW POST OFFICE….LOCATED ON WEST MAIN STREET….. FROM
NINE TO 12NOON…..

APPLICANTS HAVE THE OPTON OF APPLYING FOR A PASSPORT BOOK…..WHICH IS GOOD FOR ALL INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL…..
OR THE PASSPORT CARD WHICH IS ONLY GOOD FOR LAND AND SEA TRAVEL BETWEEN THE U-S AND  CANADA…..MEXICO……THE
CARIBBEAN…..AND BERMUDA…..



MILITARY DISCOUNT
10/14/16

THE KENTUCKY STATE PARKS  WILL OFFER LODGING DISCOUNTS  TO CURRENT AND FORMER MEMBERS OF THE ARMED
FORCES…..WITH THE U-S-A  MILITY DISCOUNT  PROGRAM”…….FROM  NOVEMBER FIRST TO MARCH 31ST….

THE PROGRAM IS AVAILABLE TO THOSE ON ACTIVE DUTY…..RETIRED MILITARY MEMBERS…..VETERANS….AND MEMBERS  OF THE
NATIONAL GUARD AND RESERVISTS…..

WITH THE MILITARY DISCOUNT…..LODGE ROOMS ARE AVAILABLE  AT  49-95 A NIGNT….ONE BED-ROOM COTTAGES FOR  74-95…..
TWO BED-ROOM COTTAGES FOR 89-95….AND THREE  BED-ROOM COTTAGES FOR  99-95 A NIGHT….HOWEVER….. THE RATE IS
FIVE-DOLLARS A NIGHT MORE AT SIX OF THE STATE PARKS….. INCLUDING BARREN RIVER STATE PARK…..

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO MAKE A RESERVATION…...GO ON-LINE TO…..PARKS-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV……AND USE THE PROMO
CODE…..”U-S-A”……



SUSPECTS WIFE
10/14/16

STATE POLICE  ARE LOOKING FOR THE WIFE OF A CUMBERLAND COUNTY MURDER SUSPECT…
61 YEAR OLD  PAMELA BLAIR IS WANTED ON A TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE CHARGE IN CONNECTION  WITH THE
CASE….
PAMELA BLAIR  IS FIVE FEET TALL….WEIGHS 130-POUNDS….AND HAS BLONDE  HAIR  AND GREEN EYES….
AUTHORITIES SAY BLAIR MAY BE WITH HER DAUGHTER…..30 YEAR OLD KATIE COOOPER……WHO MAY HAVE HER ONE YEAR OLD
DAUGHTER WITH HER…..

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON THE WHEREABOUTS OF  PAMELA BLAIR IS ASKED TO CALL NINE-ONE-ONE OF STATE POLCIE…..



MISSING MAN
10/14/16

STATE POLICE  ARE LOOKING FOR A MISSING ELDERY MAN FROM RUSSELL COUITNY….

90 YEAR OLD LESTER STAPP LEFT HIE HOME ON HIGHWAY  THREE-79 AROUND TWO-30 YESTERDAY AFTERNOON….AT THE TIME….
HE WAS DRIVING A  TWENTY-12 HYUNDAI TUCSON WITH KENTUCKY LICENSE PLATE  SEVEN-SIX-SIX-M-K-B….

STAPP IS FIVE-FEET FIVE-INCHES TALL….WEIGHS  160-POUNDS….WITH BROWH EYES AND WHITE HAIR…..
ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION ON THE  WHEREABOUTS  OF LESTER STAPP IS ASKED TO CONTACT STATE POLICE  AT 800-TWO-
TWO-TWO-55-55……



MOCK ELECTION
10/14/16

A MOCK PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION WAS HELD AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL YESTERDAY….WITH DONALD
TRUMP WINNING  IN A LANDSIDE….

TRUMP RECEIVED 534 VOTES….WITH HILLY CLINT GETTING 110 VOTES…
LIBERTIAN PARTY CANDIDATE  GARY JOHNSON  WAS THIRD WITH 56 VOTES….. GREEN PARTY CANDIDATE  JILL STEIN HAD 31
VOTES…INDEPENDENT CANDIDATE EVAN MCMULLIN RECEIVED  15 VOTES….AND REFORM PARTY CANDIDATE  ROCKY DE LA
FUENTE GOT NINE  VOTES….THERE WERE ALSO 11 WRITE IN VOTES….

MOCK ELECTIONS WILL ALSO BE HELD AT THE PRIMARY  CENTER….INTERMEDIATE CENTER…..AND MIDDLE SCHOOL…..



ANDERSON
10/14/16

78 YEAR OLD FLOYD LEE ANDERSON OF THE ROCKY COUNTY MOUND COMMUNITY DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT
WESTMORELAND CARE AND REHAB….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT ANDERSON AND
SON FUNERAL HOME LAFAYETTE CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN ROCKY MOUND CEMETERY…. VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 THIS
MORNING (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; LYNN AND JOE YOUNG OF ADOLPHUS AND SONJA AND KEITH
WHITTEMORE OF TENNESSEE….TWO BROTHERS; JERRY AND RAY….AND TWO SISTERS; FRANCES BALLETINE AND CHARLOTTE
HENTZ ALL OF TENNESSEE….FIVE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
10/14/16

THE PATRIOTS ARE BACK ON THE ROAD TONIGHT TO SOUTH WARREN….

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……I






BURKESVILLE MAN CHARGED
10/13/16

STATE POCIE HAS CHARGED A CUMBERLAND COUNTY MAN WITH MURDER….

60 YEAR OLD  DANIEL BLAIR OF BURKESVILLE  WAS ARRESTED TODAY AND CHARGED WITH MURDER AND TAMPERING WITH
PHYSICAL EVIDENCE…..

YESTERDAY…..STATE POLICE  WERE NOTIFIED  OF A DECEASED  MALE IN HIS VEHICLE….AND THAT’S  WERE TROOPERS  FOUND
38 YEAR OLD MICHAAL TAYLOR  OF BURKSVILLE  HAD DIED FROM A GUNSHOT WOUND….

THE INVESTIGATION REVEALED BLAIR  HAD BEEN A PASSENGER WITH TAYLOR EARLIER IN THE NIGHT…...WHICH LEAD TO  HIS
ARREST…..



BURKESVILLE MAN CHARGED
10/13/16

STATE POCIE HAS CHARGED A CUMBERLAND COUNTY MAN WITH MURDER….

60 YEAR OLD  DANIEL BLAIR OF BURKESVILLE  WAS ARRESTED TODAY AND CHARGED WITH MURDER AND TAMPERING WITH
PHYSICAL EVIDENCE…..

YESTERDAY…..STATE POLICE  WERE NOTIFIED  OF A DECEASED  MALE IN HIS VEHICLE….AND THAT’S  WERE TROOPERS  FOUND
38 YEAR OLD MICHAAL TAYLOR  OF BURKSVILLE  HAD DIED FROM A GUNSHOT WOUND….

THE INVESTIGATION REVEALED BLAIR  HAD BEEN A PASSENGER WITH TAYLOR EARLIER IN THE NIGHT…...WHICH LEAD TO  HIS
ARREST…..



FATAL VICTIM ID
10/13/16

STATE POLICE HAVE IDENTIFIED A DRIVER THAT WAS KILLED IN AN ACCIDENT IN WASHINGTON COUNTY  OCTOBER-EIGHT….AS 18
YEAR OLD EMILEE BOWMAN  OF LANCASTER……



FATAL-WARREN
10/13/16

AN ACCIDENT ON I-65 AT THE 26 MILE MARKER SOUTHBOUND IN WARREN COUNTY  LAST NIGHT… CLAIMED A LIFE….

STATE POLCIE SAY A TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT IMPALA…..OPERATED Y 59 YEAR OLD WENDALL SCOTT OF BEAVER DAM….LEFT THE
ROADWAY AND STRUCK THE CONCRETE BARRIER WALL….

SCOTT….WHO WAS WEARING HIS SEATBELT…. WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN WHERE  HE
SUCCUMED TO HIS INJURIES….



UNEMPLOYMENT TAXES
10/13/16

A POSITIVE UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE TRUST FUND BALANCE WILL GIVE KENTUCKY EMPLOYEERS A REDUCTION IN THE
UNEMPLOYMENT  TAX RATE FOR THE FIRST TIME  SINCE TWO-THOUSND-EIGHT….SAVING THEM OVER 50-MILLION DOLLARS
ANNUALLY…..

KENTUCKY EMPLOYERS WILL SAVE AN ADDITIONAL 15-MILLION DOLLARS ANNUALLY…. BECAUSE  THE TRUST FUND BALANCE  
WAS 221-MILLION DOLLARS ON SEPTEMBER  30TH…..FREEZING  THE TAXABLE WAGE BASE AT  10-THOUSAND 400-DOLLARS  FOR
THE NEXT FOUR YEARS…….

AS A RESULT OF THE POSITIVE BALANCE ON SEPTEMBER  30TH….THE TAX SCHEDULE IN THE COMMONWEALTH WILL DROP
FROM SCHEDULE  “E”…..TO SCHEDULE  “D” BEGINNING IN  TWENTY-17…..RESULTING IN A SAVINGS FOR KENTUCKY’S  93-
THOUSAND EMPLOYERS…..

THE RATE HAD BEEN AT THE HIGHEST TAX SCHEDULE SICNE TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT……



MURDER CASES
10/13/16

THERE HAVE BEEN SOME DEVELOPMENTS IN TWO ALLEN COUNTY MURDER CASES….

CIRCUIT JUDGE JANET CROCKER AND FAMILY COURT JUDGE SID BRODERSON  HAVE RECUSED THEMSEVLES FROM  THE CASE
OF  “THE REVERAND” ….WHO IS CHARGED WITH KILLING FELLOW RESIDENT GARY GLUECK AT SCOTTSVILLE  MANOR IN
FEBRUARY OF TWENTY-15…..AND THE COMMONWEALTH HAS APPOINTED WARREN COUNTY JUDGE STEVE WILSON TO HEAR THE
CASE…..

AND  THE ATTORNEY FOR  TOMMY MULHALL…WHO IS CHARGED WITH THE MURDER OF STUART HEARALL  IN NOVEMBER OF
TWENY-15…..REVEALED HIS CLIENT HAD UNDERGONE A PHYCHIATRIC EVALUATION….WHICH IS EXPECTED TO BE DISCUSSED
FURTERHY AT MULHALL’S NEXT COURT APPEARANCE ON NOVEMBER 22ND….



GUILTY PLEA
10/13/16

TWO FORMER LOGAN COUNTY TAX PREPARERS HAVE PLEAD  GUILTY IN FEDERAL COURT TO CONSPIRING  TO DEFRAUD THE
UNITED STATES BY PREPARING  FALSE TAX RETURNS AND AIDING IN THE PARPARATION OF THE FALSE RETURNS….

TARA MICHELL  AND MECHELLE BLANKENSHIP WERE INITIALLY CHARGED  IN A 21-COUNT GRAND JURY INDICTMENT….

THE DEFENDANTS WORKED AT THE TRIPLE  “J” TAX OFFICE IN RUSSELLVILLE… WHICH MITCHELL MANAGED AND HIRED AND
TRAINED BLANKENSHIP…..



ID UPDATE EXTENTION
10/13/16

THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HAS DENIED KENTUCKY’S  REQUEST FOR MORE TIME TO UPDATE ITS DRIVER’S LICENSES…..

FOLLOWING THE NINE-11 TERRORIST ATTACKS…..CONGRESS IMPOSED NEW I-D REQUIREMENT….CALLED “REAL I-D”……

AND STARTING IN JANUARY…..KENTUCKIANS WOULDN’T BE ABLE TO USE THEIR DRIVERS’ LICENSE OF I-D CARD TO ENTER
MILITARY  BASES OR NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS…..
THE DENIAL DOESN’T AFFECT SOCIAL SECURITY AND VETERANS AFFAIRS OFFICES OR COURT HOUSES…..

AND IF THE COMMONWEALTH IS STILL OUT OF COMPLIANCE BY JANUARY TWENTY-18…...KENTUCKY DRIVERS’ LICENSES WILL
NOT BE ACCEPTED TO BOARD DOMESTIC FLIGHTS….



SPORTS
10/13/16

THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM  HOSTS EDMONSON COUNTY….
AND THE PATRIOT FRESHMAN FOOTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON MONROE COUTY…..


AND IN CORE SOCCER…..

DIVISION  THREE GAMES HAVE….
THE STORM GOING AGAINST THE NINJAS
AND I N DIVISION FOUR GAMES…..
THE MAGIC PLAYS THE LYNX……







JOB COMPACT
10/12/16

DOLLAR GENERAL HAS  SIGNED THE  PRESIDENT’S  “JOB RECRUITING AND HIRING COMPACT”…..WHICH IS A CALL FOR
COMMUNITIES AND BUSINESSES  TO HELP CONNECT OUT-OF-SCHOOL YOUTH TO THEIR FIRST JOB…..

AS PART OF IT COMMITMENT….DOLLAR GENERAL WILL ENHANCE IT PARTNERSHIPS WITH HIGH SCHOOL AND WORKFORCE
DEVELOPMENT  CENTERS WITH THE GOAL OF HIRING ONE-THOUSAND “OPPORTUNITY YOUTH CANDIDATES”  OVER THE NEXT 12-
MONTHS…..BETWEEN THE AGES OF 18 AND  24……AT ITS DISTRIBUTION CENTERS AND STORES…………..



UNPAID WAGE REPORT
10/12/16

IN AN EFFORT TO RAISE AWARENESS ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE  OF PROPERLY  PAYING EMPLOYEES UNDER THE KENTUCKY  
WAGE AND HOUR LAWS…..THE KENTUCKY LABOR CABINET IS  BEGINNGING A “MONTHLY UNPAID WAGES REPORT”…. TO
HIGHLIGHT THE TOTAL AMOUT OF UNPAID WAGES THAT  HAVE BEEN COLLECTED AND RETURNED TO EMPLOYESS…

IN SEPTEMBER….THE LABOB CABINET  RECOUPED  205-THOUSAND 972-DOLLARS IN WAGES FOR KENTUCKY WORKERS…..
WHICH BRING THE TLTAL AMOUNT RECOVERD THIS YEAR TO  ONE-POINT-FOUR BILLION….

UNPAID OVERTIME….WITHHELD FINAL  PAYCHECKS….ILLEGAL DEDUCTIONS OF PAY….AND LOWER THAN THE LEGAL MINIMUM
WAGE REQUIRMENT  ARE AMONG THE TYPES OF WAGES RECOVERED…..



HEMP PROGRAM
10/12/16

KENTUCKIANS INTEREST IN PARTICIPATING IN THE INDUSTIRAL HEMP RESEARCH PILOT PROGRAM IN TWENY-17…..ARE INVITED
TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION WITH THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF   AGRICULTURE….

THE K-D-A OPERATED THE PROGRAM UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THE TWENY-14 FARM BILL THAT PERMIT INDUSTRIAL HEMP
PILOT PROGRAM IN STATES WHERE HEMP PRODUCTION IS PERMITTED BY STATE LAW…..

LAST YEAR…..PARTICIPANTS PLANTED 23-HUNDRED ACERES OF HEMP….. COMPARED  TO 922-ACRES  IN TWENTY-15…..AND 33-
ACRES  IN TWENTY 14….WHICH WAS THE FIRST YEAR OF THE PROGRAM…..

APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED OR RECEIVED THE K-D-A  MARKETING OFFICE NO LATER THAN NOVEMBER 14TH AT FOUR-
30 EASTERN TIME…..



SPORTS
10/12/16

THE PAIRINGS FOR THE 15TH DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT….TO BE PLAYED AT BARREN COUNTY HIGH  SCHOOL….HAVE
BEEN ANNOUNCED…

ON OCTOBER 17TH….MONROE COUNTY  TAKES ON BARREN COUNTY AT FIVE-30….. THEN THE LADY PATRIOTS PLAY GLASGOW…..

THE CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH  WILL BE OCTOBER  18TH….WITH THE WINNER AND RUNNER-UP ADVANCING ON TO THE REGION  
FOUR TOURNAMENT……


STARTING WITH BIG BLUE MADNESS FRIDAY…..RUPP ARENA WILL HAVE NEW LIMITS ON THE SIZE OF BAGS THAT MAY BE
BROUGTH INSIDE THE ARENA….AND FANS WILL ALSO BE REQUIRED TO WORK THRU  METAL DETECTORS WHEN ENERING THE
ARENA…..

THE BAG POLICY WILL REQUIRE BAGS NOT EXCEED 12x6x12…..HOWEVER….AN EXCEPTION WILL BE MADE FOR MEDICALLY
NECESSARY ITEMS AFTER INSPECTION……







SMITH
10/11/16

69 YEAR OLD LINDA LEE JACKSON TINDALL LEWIS SMITH OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT T-J SAMSON COMMUNITY
HOSPITAL…..MEMORIAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT CEDAR CROSS MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH……

SHE’S SURVIED BY HER HUSBAND; RICK SMITH….A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; WALTER AND MELISSA LEWIS OF MISSOURI….
THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; BARBARA AND DWAYNE NORTON OF SCOTTSVILLE, CYNTHIA AND STEVEN KAUFFMAN OF
ADOLPHUS AND DAWN AND JAMES CLAY OF ALABAMA……A  STEP-SON; DUSTIN SMITH…..AND A STEP-DAUGHTER AND STEP-SON-
IN-LAW; JESSICA AND JOEY SYLVE ALL OF BOWLING GREEN….THREE BROTHERS; RUSSELL AND GORDON JACKSON BOTH OF
MISSOURI AND RICHARD JACKSON OF NEBRASKA….AND TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; PATRICIA AND MICHAEL HART OF
ILLINOIS AND ELIZABETH TOWNSEND OF NEBRASKA……NINE GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO
SURVIVE



FISCAL COURT
10/11/16

IT THIS MORNING’S ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETING…..IT WAS ANNOUNCED THAT THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  
HAS BEEN AWARDED A “COPS” GRANT TO HIRE AN OFFICER……

IN THIS ROUND OF FUNDING…..ONLY FOUR “COPS” GRANTS WERE AWARED IN KENTUCKY……AND ALLEN COUNTY WAS THE
ONLY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  TO BE AWARD A GRANT……



STATE REVENUE UP
10/11/16

THE COMMONWEALTH’S GENERAL FUND RECEIPTS ROSE  FOUR-POINT-NINE PERCENT  IN SEPTEMBER…..AS TOTAL REVENUES
WERE  992-MILLION DOLARS….. WHICH WAS UP FROM  945-MILLION IN SEPTEMBER OF LAST YEAR….

ACCORDING TO BUDGET DIRECTOR JOHN CHILTON….THE OFFICIAL GENERAL FUND REVENUE ESTIMATE CALLS FOR REVENUE
TO GROW TWO-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT FOR FISCAL YEAR  TWENTY-17…..AND BASED ON SEPTEMBER’S RESULTS….. GENERAL
FUND REVENUES NEED TO INCREASE TWO-POINT-FIVE PERCENT FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE FISCAL YEAR TO MEET THE
OFFICIAL ESTIMATE…..

AND ROAD FUND RECEIPTS ALSO INCREASED 12-POINT-THREE PERCENT IN SEPTEMBER…. WITH COLLECTIONS OF  124-
MILLION DOLLARS…..



ARREST
10/11/16

STATE POLICE  ATTEMPTED A TRAFFIC STOP….ON THE NUNN PARKWAY…AFTER A VEHCLE WAS CLOCKED AT 99 MILES-PER-
HOUR…

THE VEHICLE ACCELERATED TO   110 MILES-PER-HOUR AND EXITED  THE PARKWAY ONTO VETERANS OUTER LOOP….WHERE IT  
CONTINUED ON KENTUCKY 12-97 INTO THE LIMITS OF GLASGOW….BEFORE STOPPING….

A FOUR MONTH OLD INFANT….THAT WAS OT PROEPRY RESTIEN….WAS IN THE VHIELCE….AND THE DRIVER 18 YEAR OLD ELICER
RODIQUE OF TENNESSEE WAS CHARGED WITH A NUMBER OF TRAFFIC OFFENCES…….



BLUE BELL RECALL
10/11/16

BLUE BELL CREAMERIES  IS RECALLING ALL OF ITS ICE CREAM PRODUCTS THAT CONTAIN COOKIE DOUGH FROM AN IOWA
SUPPLIER…..

THE RECALL AFFECTS 16 STATES…INCLUDING  KENTUCKY AND TENENSSEE….AND WAS MADE AFTER ASPEN HILLS RECALLED  
COOKIE DOUGH SUPPLIED TO ICE CREAM MAKERS AFTER FINDING POTENTIAL LISTERIA BACTERIA CONTAMINATION……

THE RECALL INVOLVES HALF-GALLONS AND PINTS THAT WERE PRODUCED BETWEEN FEBRUARY SECOND AND SEPTEMBER
SEVENTH…..



MISSING PERSON
10/11/16

THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT IS SEARCHING FOR A MISSING PERSON AT BARREN RIVER LAKE…

27 YEROLD SPENCER HUDDLESTON WAS LAST SEEN FRIDAY WHEN HE SAID HE WAS GOING FISHING….
YESTERDAY….HUDDLESTON’S CAR AND OTHER ITEMS WERE LOCATED NEAR SIDDENS  ROAD BRIDGE….BUT THERE WAS NO
SIGN OF HUDDLESTON……



CITY COUNCIL
10/11/16

THE MAJORITY OF LAST NIGHT’S SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING WAS SPENT DISCUSSING THE WATER SUPPLY AT THE
LIBERTY CENTER DEVELOPMENT PROJECT….LOCATED ON VETERANS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY…..

IT WAS AGREED THAT A FEASABILITY STUDY ON THE PROJECT WOULD HAVE TO BE DONE…..



SPORTS
10/11/16

THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEY BALL TEAM TRAVELS TO WARREN EAST….



AND I N CORE SOCCER……

DIVISION THREE GAMES FIND…..THE SPARTANS TAKING  ON THE RAPIDS







ARREST
10/10/16

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER GARRETT WOLFE SERVED FIVE WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 34 YEAR OLD CARRIE N. FERGUSON OF
THREE-73 PARDUE ROAD……



ARREST
10/10/16

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

DEPUTY BRANDON LOVETT SERVED TWO WARRANTS CHARGING PAROLE VIOLATION ON 34 YEAR OLD DANIEL R. DAVIS OF THREE-
17 NORTH SIXTH….
DEPUTY LOVETT ALSO CHARGED DAVIS WITH FLEEING OR EVADING……
AND DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON CHARGED DAVIS  WITHHPOSSESSION OF MARIJUANA, TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE  AN
PROMOTING CONTRABAND……



FATAL-WASHINGTON
10/10/16

AN ACCIDENT ONE MILE NORTH OF WILLISBURG…..ON KENTUCKY 53 IN WASHINGTON COUNTY…. CLAIMED A LFIE…..

STATE POLICE SAY A TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE   KIA  LEFT THE ROADWAY…..WENT DOWN AN EMBANKMENT….STRUCK A TREE AND
CAUGHT FIRE….

THE DRIVER DIED AT THE SCENE…..BUT DUE TO EXTENSIVE FIRE DAMAGE…..NO IDENTIFICATION HAS BEEN MADE……



RUPP UPGRADES
10/10/16

TO CELEBRATE ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY….NEWS  UPGRADES TO RUPP ARENA WERE UNVEILED YESTERDAY……THE
IMPROVEMENTS INCLUDE A NEW VIDEO SCORE BOARD….NEW SHOUND SYSTEM…NEW VDEO RECORDING EQUIPMENT….AND
ALL LIGHTS HAVE BEEN REPLACED WITH  L-E-D LIGHTING….

A  CONTEST TO NAME  THE NEW SCORE BAORD WILL BEGIN AT BIG BLUE  MADNESS ON THE 14TH…..AND WILL END NOVEMBER  
14TH…..THE WINNER WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON DECEMBER  THIRD  AA THE  U-K/U-C-L-A  MEN’S BASKETBBALL GAME….
THE GRAND PRIZE IS   TWO-TICKETS TO EVERY PUBLIC TICKETS EVENT IN RUPP FOR THE TWENTY-17 SEASON….INCLUDING  
LOWER LEVEL TICKETS TO THE TWENTY-16-17  U-K MEN’S BASKETBALL SEASON…..A PRIVATE TOUR FOR 10  OF THE U-K LOCKER
ROOM….AND A CUSTOM  40TH ANNIVERSARY  RUPP ARENA JACKET….

TO ENTER GO ON-LINE TO…. RUPP-ARENA-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-NAME-IT…..



KY SUPREME COURT
10/10/16

THE KENTUCKY SUPREME COURT WILL CONVENE THURSDAY AND FRIDAY AT THE CAPITAL BUILDING  TO HEAR ORAL
ARGUMENTS IN SIX CASES…..INCLUDING ONE CONCERNING FREE  SPEECH…

THE JUSTICES WILL HEAR A CASE OUT OF FAYETTE COUNTY  ASKING THEM TO DECIDE  IF A ORDIANCE….THAT BANS BEGGING
AND SOLICITING ON PUBLIC STREETS….IS A VIOLATION  OF FREEN SPEECH…

THE COURT WILL ALSO HEAR CASES OUT OF HARDIN…..JEFFERSON….MCCRACKEN… AND ROCKCASLE COUNTIES…..ON A
NUMBER OF ISSUES INCLUDING  MEDICAL MALPRACTIVE  AND IMMINENT DOMAIN…..



COLUMBUS DAY CLOSINGS
10/10/16

HERE ARE YOUR COLUMBUS DAY CLOSINGS…..

FEDERAL OFFICES CLOSED TODAY…..
POST OFF IS CLOSED AND THERE WILL BE NO MAIL DELIVERY…..

AND SOME FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS ARE CLOSED……



MEETINGS
10/10/16

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….
CITY COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT AT 6 AND THE BEEKEEPERS AND HALF-WAY LODGE BOTH MEET AT 7……

TOMORROW MORNING AT 9 ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS AND THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER AND HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASED
COUNCILS BOTH MEET TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4…..

THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6 THE DEMOCRATIC WOMEN’S CLUB AND THE LIONS CLUB BOTH MEET AND THE JAYCEES AND FISH AND
GAME CLUB BOTH MEET AT 7……



SPORTS
10/10/16

THE PATRIOT JUNIOR VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAM GOES TO GREENWOOD….







COLORFALL
10/07/16

THE TWENTY-16 EDITION OF THE “COLOR-FALL WEBSITE…..WHICH HIGHLIGHTS  PEAK FOLIAGE VIEWING AREAS….IS UP AND
RUNNING THRU NOVEMBER 11TH….

NOW IN ITS 31ST YEAR…..THE WEB-SITE AT “KENTUCKY-TOURISM-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-SEASONS-FORWARD SLASH”…..
INCLUDES  A STATE MAP DIVIDED INTO REGIONS AND BLOG POSTS WHICH PROVIDE REPORTS ON STAGES OF LEAF CHANGES IN
THE COMMONWEALTH….

THE COLORFALL WEB-SITE  ALSO LISTS SPECIAL FALL EVENTS TAKING PLACE…….



FIRE PREVENTION MONTH
10/07/16

OCTOBER IS FIRE PREVENTION MONTH…..AND TOMORROW ALLEN COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS  WILL HOST  “A FIRE
PREVENTION AND PUBLIC AWARENESS” EVENT… FROM NOON TO FIVE…..AT VICTORY HILL CHURCH LOCATED AT 95-93
VETERANS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY….

ACTIVITES WILL INCLUDE  A VEHICLE EXTRACTION WITH LIFE-FLIGHT…..BLOWN TRANSFORMER DEMONISTRATION  BY TRI-
COUNTY….BOUNCE  HOUSE FOR THE KIDS…..AND FREE SMOKE DETECTORS….



VA CLOTHING DRIVE
10/07/16

THE BOWLING GREEN…..V-A OUT PATIENT CLINIC….IS HOLDING A CLOTHING DRIVE THROUGH  OCTOBER….

THEY’RE ACCEPTING NEW OR  LIGHTLY-WORN WINTER CLOTHES  AND NEW OR SLIGHTLY-USED SHOES  AT THEIR OFFICE IN
FAIRVIEW PLAZA…
THE NEED SHIRTS….PANTS…NEW UNDERWEAR AND T-SHIRTS STILL IN THE PACKAGE  FOR MEN AND WOMEN…

ITEMS MAY BE DROPPED OFF FROM EIGHT  TO FOUR…..MONDAY THRU FRIDAY…..
AND THE CLINIC WILL BE CLOSED TO PATIENTS ON VETERANS DAY….BUT WILL BE OPEN FOR VETERANS IN NEED TO PICK-UP   
THEIR FREE CLOTHES AND SHOES……



SOLDIERS CHARGED
10/07/16

FEDERAL PROSECUTORS HAVE CHARGE SIX SOLDIERS FROM FORT CAMPBELL… AND TWO OTHERS….WITH CONSPIRING TO
STEAL SENSITIVE ARMY EQUIPMENT INCLUDING  SNIPER TELSCOPES….MACHINE GUNS PARTS….GRENADE LAUNCHER
SIGHTSR….FLIGHT HELMENTS….AND NIGHT VISION  HELMENT MOUNTS….

THE MORE THAN ONE-MILLION DOLLARS IN RESTRICTED EQUIPMENT WAS SOLD AND SHIPPED…..MOSTLY TO ANONYMOUS E-BAY
BIDDERS…..INCLUDING SOME  IN RUSSIA…CHINA…AND OTHER FOREIGN COUNTIES….

IF CONVICTED…..EACH DEFENDANT FACES UP TO FIVE YEARS IN PRISON…..



SPORTS
10/07/16

THE PATRIOTS ARE BACK ON THE ROAD TONIGHT AS THEY TRAVEL TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…..

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……





SHAW
10-6-15

51-YEAR-OLD DEANNA GREGORY SHAW OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED THURSDAY
AT HER RESIDENCE.  FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN
COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS. VISITATION IS IN PROGRESS AT THE FUNERAL HOME

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND:  DAVID A. SHAW .....A DAUGHTER…. ASHLI GREGORY, BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE….3 STEP
SONS:  BRANDON SHAW, VIRGINNIA AND COLBY SHAW AND COLTON SHAW BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE….
2 BROTHERS AND SISTERS IN-LAW….  JIM AND LEA ….AND TIM AND MISSY GRAVES ALL OF ADOLPHUS….1 STEP
GRANDDAUGHTER ALL SURVIVE.





ARREST
10/06/16


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

DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON SERVED TWO WARRANTS…..CHARGING CONTEMPT OF COURT…..ON 25 YEAR OLD MICAH D. FISHBURN
OF SIX-27 FLEET ROAD……





AC CHILD SUPPORT
10/06/16

THE CABINET FOR HEALTH AND FAMILY SERIVCES HAS ANNOUNCED THE COMMONWWEALTH’S  20 TOP-PERFORMING CHILD
SUPPORT COLLECTION PARTNERS FROM THE LAST YEAR…..AND ALSO RECOGNIZED OTHER STAFF  WHO HAVE HELPED GET
MORE PAYMENTS FOR CHILDREN SERVED BY THE CHILD SUPPORT PROGRAN…..

AND AGAIN……THE ALLEN COUNTY CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE IS ONE OF THE TOP PERFORMERS IN COUNTIES WITH  ONE-TO-TWO
THOUSAND CASES…..OTHER COUNTIES HONORED IN THIS   CATEGORY  INCLUDED  GRAYSON AND RUSSELL….
TOP PERFORMING COUNTIES  WITH ONE-THOUSAND OR FEWER CASES INCLUDED  ADIAR…GREEN….AND LARUE….
AND NELSON COUNTY WAS ONE OF THE COUNTIES WITH TWO-TO-FOUR-THOUSAND CASES RECOGNIZED…..

NELSON COUNTY RECEIVED THE CONTRACTING OFFICIAL OFFICE OF THE YEAR AWARD….
AND THE TIM OLDS OUTSTANDING CUSTOMER SERVICE AWARD WENT TO CAROL GRIDER  WITH THE WARREN COUNTY
ATTORNEY’S OFFICE……



STUMBO APPOINTS COMMITTEE
10/06/16

DEMOCRATIC  SPEAKER OF THE KENTUCKY HOUSE…..GREG STUMBO….HAS APPOINTED A BIPARTISAN COMMITTEE TO
INVESTIGATE  IF  REPUBLICAN GOVERNOR  MATT BEVIN BROKE THE LAW  IN HIS QUEST TO CONVINCE LAWMAKERS TO SWITCH
PARTIES…

THE COMMITTEE WILL HAVE THE POWER TO SUBPOENA WITNESSESS AND WILL SUBMIT ITS REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE
BEFORE IT CONVENES IN JANUARY….

TWO DEMOCRIC LAWMAKERS HAVE SAID BEVIN THREATENED RETALIATION   IF THEY DIDN’T SWITCH PARTIES….

BEVIN’S CHIEF OF STAFF CALLS THE INQUIRY A “POLITICAL FARCE”….



SPORTS
10/06/16

THE GIRL’S STATE GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP  CONCLUDED  YESTERDAY AT THE BOWLING GREEN COUNTY CLUB…..

WITH SACRED HEART CAPTURING THE TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP   AND SARAH FITE FROM MASON COUNTY WON THE INDIVIDUAL
TITLE….

SACRED HEART CAPTURED THE TEAM TITLE  BY 42 SHOTS….SHEBY COUTY WAS RUNNER-UP AND  GREEN COUNTY FINISH
THIRD….

FITE SHOT A ONE OVER FOR THE TOURNAMENT TO TAKE THE INDIVIDUAL TITLE BY THREE STROKS…..


THE BOY’S STATE GOLF TOURNEMEN BEGINS TOMORROW  AT THE BOWLING GREEN COUNTRY CLUB…..







ARREST
10/05/16

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

DEPUTY BRANDON LOVETT CHARGED 53 YAR OLD DAVID FISHBURN OF SIX-27 FLEET ROAD WITH FLEEING OR EVADING,
TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND THREE COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF A
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE……


BROADBAND
10/05/16

BEGINNING  DECEMBER FIRST….BROADBAND PROVIDES IN KENTUCKY  WILL BE ABLE TO PARTICIPATE  IN A PROGRAM THAT
OFFERS SUBSIDIZED SERVICE  TO LOW-INCOME  HOUSHOLDS…

THE KENTUCKY PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION  HAS  APPROVED BROADBAND PROVIDERS PARTICIPATING  IN THE “LIFELINE
PROGRAM”….WHICH IS CURRNELTY ONLY FOR VOICE SERVICE….

THE BROADBAND SERVICE  CAN BE WIRELESS…..CABLE…..D-S-L…..OR FIBER OPTIC…..

SUBSIDIES  WILL REMAIN LIMITED TO ONE PER HOUSE HOLD….AND CUSTOMERS WILL HAVE TO CHOOSE FEDERALLY
SUBSIDIZED SERVICE FROM A TELEPHONE OR BROADBAND SERVICE…..AND A SUBSIDY FROM THE COMMONWEALTH IS ONLY
AVAILABLE FOR VOICE SERVICE……



ACCIDENT
10/05/16

AN ACCIDENT ON MACEDONIA ROAD…..YESTERDAY MORNING….COULD HAVE BEEN MORE SERIOUS THAN IT WAS….

ACCORDING TO THE ALLEN COUNTY  SHERIFF’S  DEPARTMENT…..20 YEAR OLD JAGGER WILSON WAS DRIVING TO  FAST….AND
HIS  1996 G-M-C ;FAILED TO NEGOTIATE  THE 90-DEGREE CURVE AND IT STRUCK THE ROCK WALL…

THE VEHICLE BURST INTO FLAMES  AND WILSON….WHO WAS WEARING HIS SEATBELT…..WAS PULLED FROM THE VEHICLE BY HIS
BROTHER JOSEPH STINSON…..

WILSON WAS TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…..






MARIJUANA FIND
10/05/16

THE STATE CANNABIS SUPPRESSION BRANCH….USING AERIAL OBSERVATION…. LOCATED AND DESTROYED ALMOST 57-
HUNDRED MARIJUANA PLANST GROWING JUSTOUTSIDE THE LIMITS OF TOMPKINSVILLE…IN A CORN FIELD ON MILL CREEK
ROAD….

NO ARRSTS HAVE BEEN MADE AS THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES…..



ACCIDENT
10/05/16

AN ACCIDENT ON THE NATCHER PARKWAY INJURED ONE PERSON…

STATE POLICE SAY A 1997 CHEVY PICK-UP…..DRIVEN BY 39 YEAR OLD  MICHAEL LEAR OF GREENVILLE….WENT INTO THE MEDIAN
AND CROSSED THE SOUTHBOUND LANES WHERE IT OVERTURNED…

LEAR WAS FLOWN TO SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER…..



DEBATE
10/05/16

ONE PROPOSED DEBATE BETWEEN THE CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR THE U-S SENATE IN KENTUCKY  HAS BEEN CONFIRMED
AND ANTHER HAS BEEN CANCELLED……

SENATOR  RAND PAUL  HAS ACCEPTED AN INVITATION TO DEBATE LEXINGTON MAYOR JIM  GREY…ON K-E-T… OCTOBER 31ST….
HOWEVER….PAUL HAS DECLINED TO PARTICIPATE IN A DEBATE ON OCTOBER 30TH…..SPONSORED  BY THE LEAGUE  OF WOMEN
VOTERS……



KYNECT DISMANTLE
10/05/16

FEDERAL HEALTH OFFICIALS HAVE APPROVED GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN’S PLAN TO DISMANTLE  “KYNECT”….THE STATE HEALTH
EXCHANGE…

BUT…..THE U-S HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT SAYS THEY HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT THE TRANSITION’S IMPACT
ON THOSE WHO GAINED COVERAGE THRU “KYNECT”….AND THEY FEEL ITS IMPORTANT THE TRANSITION BE CLEARLY EXPLAIND
TO CONSUMERS…..

LAUNCHED  IN TWENTY-13…..”KYNECT”  HAS BEEN A WAY OF KENTUCKIANS TO SHHOP FOR HEALTH INSURANCE  OR ENROLL IN
MEDICAID UNDER THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT….NOW….AFTER  NOVEMBER FIRST….RESIDENTS  WILL USE THE FEDERAL
HEALTH EXCHANGE TO FIND COVERATE…..



SPORTS
10/05/16

AT THE GIRL’S  “LEACHMAN AUTO/K-H-S-DOUBLE A”  STATE GOLF TOURNAMENT….SARAH MCDOWELL FROM MURRAY AND KE’
ASHA PHILLIPS OF OWENSBORO…..ARE TIED FOR THE LEAD  AS THE TOURNAMT ENTERS ITS FINAL DAY…..


NEXT SPRING…. LOUISVILLE SLUGGER FIELD WILL HOST THE ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE BASTBALL TOURNAMENT….AND
THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE WILL SERVE AS THE HOST SCHOOL…..

THE A-C-C  ANNOUNCED THE RELOCATION OF SEVERAL CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS YESTERDAY…...FOLLOWING ITS
RECENT MOVE WITHDRAWING EVENT FROM NORTH CAROLINA OVER A STATE LAW LIMITING PROTECTIONS FOR                  L-G-B-T  
PEOPLE…..







ATTEMPTED MURDER SUSPECT IN JAIL
10-4-16

KENTUCKY STATE POLICE IN BOWLING GREEN RECEIVED A CALL SUNDAY MORNING AROUND 11:30 WHERE A MAN ADVISED THAT
SOMEONE POURED GAS ON HIS RELATIVE AND THEN SET HIM ON FIRE ON FALLING SPRINGS CHURCH ROAD IN HART COUNTY
BUT THE CALLER MET RESPONDING PERSONNEL AT THE HUCKLEBERRY’S MARKET IN BONNIEVILLE WITH THE VICTIM.

WHEN TROOPERS ARRIVED ON SCENE THEY FOUND 25-YEAR-OLD ROGER BUCKNER SUFFERING FROM SERIOUS BURNS TO
MOST OF HIS BODY.  BUCKNER WAS TRANSPORTED BY HELICOPTER TO THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE HOSPITAL WHERE HE IS
LISTED IN CRITICAL CONDITION.



PIPE BOMB FOUND IN CAR DURING TRAFFIC STOP
10-4-16

A TRAFFIC STOP AND SEARCH OF A VEHICLE LAST NIGHT IN LAFAYETTE RESULTS IN A PIPE BOMB…..
THE DEVICE WAS DISCOVERED AROUND 10:30 P.M. ON HIGHWAY 52 WEST NEAR THE SUNSHINE MARKET…. AFTER THE DRIVER
WAS PULLED OVER FOR AN EXPIRED PLATE…
POLICE SAID THE TWO MEN, WHO ALLEGEDLY MADE THE DEVICE, CLAIMED THEY DID NOT KNOW IT WAS ILLEGAL AND HAD IT ON
THE PASSENGER SIDE IN THE FLOORBOARD…
TENNESSEE HIGHWAY PATROL OFFICERS ARRIVED AT THE SCENE AND SAFELY DETONATED THE DEVICE AT 1 A.M. AUTHORITIES
HAVE NOT RELEASED THE IDENTITIES OF THE MEN AT THIS TIME. THE DRIVER HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH DUI, AND BOTH MEN
HAVE BEEN CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND DESTRUCTIVE ITEM.





CHANGES TO KINDERGARTEN COMING
10-4-16

THERE ARE SOME CHANGES COMING FOR CHILDREN STARTING KINDERGARTEN IN THE BLUEGRASS STATE….

ACCORDING TO THE LEXINTON HEALD LEADER….CHILDREN ATTENDING KINDERGARTEN NEXT YEAR WILL BE REQUIRED TO BE
TWO MONTHS OLDER….THAT MEANS MOST CHILDREN WILL HAVE TO TURN FIVE BY AUGUST FIRST TO BEGIN SCHOOL….

THE CURRENT CUTOFF DATE IS OCTOBER FIRST.







VEHICLE REGISTRATION
10/04/16

THE KENTUCKY  DEPARTMENT OF VEHICLE REGISTRATION HAS ANNNOUNCED A  NEWLY REVAMPED WEB-STE…..OFFERING
MANY SERVICES  THAT  CUSTOMERS CAN TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ON-LINE…..

BY GOING TO “DRIVE-DOT-K-Y.GOV”…..MOTORISTS CAN NOW RENEW  VEHICLE REGISTRATIONS….ENROLL IN STATE TRAFFIC
SCHOOL….FILE TRUCKING TAXES OR PURCHASE DRIVING HISTORY RECORDS…..

THE SITE ALSO ALLOWS COMMERICAL  VEHCLE OPERATORS TO APPLY FOR PERMITS…CHECK ON THE STATUS  OF C-D-L
APPLICATIONS….AND PAY LICENSE REINSTATEMENT  FEES…..



GAS PRICES
10/04/16

THE AVERAGE PRICE OF REGULAR GAS…..NATIONWIDE….HAS INCREASED TO TWO-DOLLARS AND 25-CENTS A GALLON….
ACCORDING TO THE TRIPLE “A” EAST CENTRAL FUEL GAUAGE REPORT….WEST CENTRAL GAS PRICES HAVE JUMPED TO TWO-
DOLLARS AND 26-CENTS A GALLON…..
WHICH IS UP FROM TWO-DOLLARS  AND 11-CENTS A GALLON LAST WEEK….
AND ABOVE THE TWO DOLLARS AND 23-CENTS A GALLON  THIS TIME LAST YEAR…..



MURDER
10/04/16

A SHOOTING AROUND SEVEN-30 LAST NIGHT HAS LEFT ONE PERSON DEAD AND ANOTHER BEHIND BARS….

THE ALLEN COUTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  RESPOIEND TO THREE-95 HUFF LANE…WHERE 20 YEAR OLD KAYLAH HODGES HAD
BEEN SHOT…..SHE WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER WHERE SHE DIED….
AND 23 YEAR OLD ETHAN REID WAS ARRESTED AND LODGED IN THE ALLEN COUNTY DETENTION CENTER CHARGED WITH
MURDER-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE….



CYBER CRIME ARREST
10/04/16

FOLLOWING AN INVESTIGATION BY THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S   CYBER CRIMES UNIT…..10 INDIVIDUALS  IN NINE
COUNTIES…INCLUDING AN  ALLEN COUNTY  MAN… HAVE BEEN ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH MORE THAN  400 COUNTS  OF
POSSESSING CHILD PORNOGRAPHY OR SOLICITING A MINOR…..

32  YEAR OLD WILLIAM CROWE OF SCOTTSVILLE IS CHARGED WITH 100 COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF  MATTER PORTRAYING THE
SEXUAL PERFORMANCE BY A MINOR AND ONE COUNTY  OF DISTRIBUTION OF MATTER PORTRAYING A SEXUAL PERFORMANCE BY  
A MINOR….



RED TAPE REDUCTION
10/04/16

THE FIRST CUTS IN THE COMMONWEALTH’S “RED TAPE REDUCTION INITIATIVE’  HAVE  BEEN ANNOUNCED….

543 OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S  47-HUNDRED-PLUS ADMINISTRATIVE REGULATIONS HAVE BEEN REVIEWED….30
ADMINISTRATIVE  HAVE BEEN REPEALED  AND ANOTHER 129 ARE TARGETED FOR REPEAL…..52 REGULATIONS  HAVE  BEEN
AMENDED AND ANOTHER   271 HAVE BEEN TARGARTED FOR CHANGE…..
IN ADDITION….540 SUGGESTIONS FOR REVIEW  HAVE BEEN SUBMITTED THRU   RED-TAPE-REDUCTION-DOT-COM…..

THE COMONWEALTH IS ALSO STARTING  “CUT THE TAPE MONDAY”…DURING WHICH PROGRESS ON RED TAPE REDUCTION WILL
BE REPORTED……



BAPTIST HEALTH TO STOP SELLING
10/04/16

KENTUCKY’S  FOURTH-LARGEST HEALTH INSURER…..BAPTIST HEALTH PLAN….SAYS IT WILL STOP SELLING INDIVIDUIAL PLANS
IN THECOMMONWEALTH NEXT  YEAR….

THE DECISION MEANS ABOUT SEVEN-THOUSAND INDIVIDUALS  WIL HAVE TO FIND  A NEW INSURANCE PROVIDER…...AND IT ALSO
MEANS ABOUT HALF OF KENTUCKY’S 120 COUNTIES WILL  HAVE JUST ONE COMPANY SELLING PLANS ON THE COMMONWEALTH’
S FEDERALLY OPERATED HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE….

THE COMMONWEALTH IS ONE OF  13 STATES THAT OPERATES ITS OWNE HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGE…..WHERE PEOPLE
WITH LOWER INCOMES CAN PURCHASE POLICIES WITH THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HELPING TO PAY A PORTION OF THEIR
MONTHLY PREMUIM…

AND GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN….CITING  HIGH COSTS…. SAYS THE EXCHANGE WILL BE DISMANTLED AT THE END OF THE YEAR…..
AND THE COMMONWEALTH  WILL MOVE TO A FEDERALLY-OPERATED EXCHANGE….



SPORTS
10/04/16

THE GIRL’S ‘LEACHMAN AUTO/K-H-S-DOUBLE-A” STATE GOLF TOURNAMENT TEE’S OFF TODAY AT THE BOWLING GREEN COUNTRY
CLUB…..







GRAND JURY
10/03/16

THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS HANDED DOWN INDICTMENTS ON 10 INDICTMENTS…..

1.        41 YEAR OLD JOSH DAVID IS CHARGED IN A NINE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH SPEEDING, OVER WIDTH, COMBINED UNITS UP
TO 65-FEET OVER DESIGNATED HIGHWAYS, RECKLESS DRIVING, FOUR COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT AND FLEEING OR
EVADING…..
2.        A FIVE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE,
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON  AND DISPLAY OF AN ILLEGAL OR ALTERED
REGISTRATION PLATE WAS RETURNED AGAINST 34 YEAR OLD JEFFERY KYLE PEARSON…..
3.        34 YEAR OLD ANTHONY C. MARTIN IS CHARGED IN A FOUR COUNT INDICTMENT WITH REAR LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED,
DRIVING ON A  D-U-I  SUSPENDED LICENSE-SECOND OFFENSE WITHIN  FIVE-YEARS, DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-
AGGRAVATED AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER…..
4.        A FOUR COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF A METH PRECURSOR, MANUFACTURING METH,
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE ENDANGERMENT
5.        TO A CHILD AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER WAS RETURNED AGAINST 33 YEAR OLD ANTHONY B. SHARP…..
6.        36 YEAR OLD THE REVEREND…..A-K-A ROBERT REYNOLDS….IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH
MURDER…..
7.        A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING PROMOTING A SEXUAL PERFORMANCE BY A MINOR WAS RETURNED AGAINST 39
YEAR OLD DAVID WAYNE COLLARD…..
8.        19 YEAR OLD JUSTIN SMITH IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH BURGLARY…..
9.        A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING CONVICTED  FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM WAS RETURNED AGAINST  53
YEAR OLD RICHARD N. HOWELL…..
10.        33 YEAR OLD ALICE FORRESTER IS CHARGED A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH BURGLARY…..
AND A MISDEMEANOR INDICTMENT CHARGING  VIOLATION  OF A KENTUCKY   E-P-O/D-V-O WAS RETURNED AGAINST  34 YEAR OLD
JEFFERY KYLE PEARSON….AND THIS CASE WAS REMANDED TO ALLEN DISTRICT COURT…..
AND WE REMIND LISTENERS THAT AN INDICTMENT IS A FORMAL CHARGE AND NOT PROOF OF GUILT…..



ARREST
10/03/16
3:05PM

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A NON-INJURY ACCIDENT ON HOLLAND ROAD….WHERE DEPUTY
TIM ROBINSON CHARGED 48 YEAR OLD NAVOR ORTIZ OF 330 BOOKER WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND NO
INSURANCE…….


ARREST
10/03/16

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..
OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 29 YEAR OLD CRYSTAL D. WEST OF FOUR-
73 PITCHFORD RIDGE ROAD…..

AND 21 YEAR OLD BRITTANY N. FARLEY OF ONE-10 MONCRIEF WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER GARRETT WOLFE ON A WARRANT
CHARGING RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY……








VIBRA HEALTHCARE
10/03/16

VIBRA HEALTHCARE L-L-C…..A NATIONAL HOSPITAL CHAIN…. HEADQUARTERED  IN MECHANICSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA…..HAS
AGREED TO PAY 32-POINT-SEVEN MILLION DOLLARS PLUS INTEREST….TO RESOLVE CLAIMS THEY VIOLATED THE FALSE CLAIMS
ACT BY BILLING MEDICARE  FOR MEDICALLY UNNECESSARY SERVICES…..

AND AS PART OF THE SETTLEMENT….VIBRA ALSO AGREEDED  TO ENTER INTO A CHAIN-WIDE CORPORATE INTEGRITY
AGREEMENT  WITH THE INSOECTOR GENERAL OF THE U-S DEPARTMENT  OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES….

VIBRA OPERATES  36 FREE STANDING….LONG TERM CARE HOSPITALS AND INPATIENT REHABILITATION FACILITIES IN 18
STATES…..INCLUDING  “SKY” REHAB IN BOWLING GREEN……



MESONET
10/03/16

THE KENTUCKY MESONET AT WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY HAS PARTNERD WITH THE BOYLE COUNTY EXTENSION
SERVICE….TO INSTALL A STATION NEAR DANVILLE….

THE BOYLE COUNTY  SITE IS THE 67TH STATION……IN 66 COUNTIES….FOR THE STATEWIDE NETWORK THAT  IS THE
COMMONWEALTH’S OFFICIAL SOURCE  FOR WEATHER AND CLIMATE  DATA……



MEETINGS
10/03/16

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE ALLEN COIUNTY LEAGUE OF ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN MEET TONIGHT AT 6-30 AND GRAHAM LODGE AND THE SADDLE CLUB
BOTH MEET AT 7….

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT FIVE THE SCOTTSVILLE ART GUILD AND THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT BOARD OF
COMMISSIONERS BOTH MEET….

THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 5 THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSIVLLE DIABETES EDUCATION AND SUPPORT GROUP MEETS AND
THE  COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS SUPPORT GROUP AND THE JUNIOR JAYCEES BOTH MEET THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6……



ABSENTEE REQUESTS
10/03/16

IF YOU WILL BE OUT OF TOWN ON ELECTION DAY …..AND WON’T BE ABLE TO VOTE IN THE COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE WHEN THAT
VOTING BEGINS…..YOU CAN REQUEST AN ABSENTTE BALLOT APPLICATION  STARTING  TODAY……



FAST
10/03/16

63 YEAR OLD LESLIE WELTON “LES” FAST OF FOUNTIAN FUN DIED SATURDAY AT KNOWLLWOOD MANOR….FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON  AT TWO AT FOUNTAIN RUN MENNONITE CHURCH  WITH BURIAL IN FOUNTIAN RUN
CEMETERY… VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT THE CHURCH…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; MARIAM FAST….TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; JEFF..AND LES AND HEATHER…THREE
DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; RASHELLE AND ROB BECKER, BETH PETERS AND HOLLIE AND LARAMIE UNREH….AND A
DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; MELISSA FAST…..FOUR SISTERS, FOUR BROTHERS AND 14 GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
10/03/16

A MINOR LEAGUE HOCKY TEAM WILL NOT BE COMING TO OWENSBORO…..

ACCORDING TO THE MESSENGER-INQUIRER….THE OWNER  OF THE “ICEMEN”…WHO PLAYED IN EVANSVILLE THROUGH  THE
END OF THE TWENTY-16 SEASON….HAS TOLD CITY OFFICIALS  THAT THE SIX-MILLION DOLLAR COST TO RENOVATE THE
OWENSBORO SPORTS CENTER WAS NOT FEASABLE…..

THE CITY HAD EARLIER SAID IT WOULD NOT BUILD A NEW ARENA FOR THE TEAM… BUT WOULD  SELL THEM THE CENTRE  FOR
ONE-MILLION DOLLARS…IF THE TEAM WOULD RENOVATE IT…..







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….SPORTS
10/31/16SPORTSSPORTS