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GRAND JURY
02/24/17

THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS HANDED DOWN INDICTMENTS ON EIGHT INDIVIDUALS…..
46 YEAR OLD CLAYTON APLEY IS CHARGED IN A 13 COUNT INDICTMENT WITH SPEEDING, IMPROPER REGISTRATION  PLATE,
OPERATING  WITH AN EXPIRED OPERATOR’S LICENSE, DISREGARDING  A STOP SIGN, IMPROPERLY ON THE LEFT SIDE OF THE
ROAD, RECKLESS DRIVING,  DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, TAMPERING WITH
PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND CARRYING A CONCEALED
DEADLY WEAPON……
A FOUR COUNT INDICTMENT  CHARGING   TWO-COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, POSSESSION OF
DRUG PARAPHERNALIA  AND POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA WAS RETURNED AGAINST   37 YEAR OLD MATTHEW BLANKENSHIP……
33 YEAR OLD JUSTIN TURNER IS CHARGED IN A THREE COUNT INDICTMENT  WITH FAILRUE TO REGISTER OR TRANSFER  A
MOTOR VEHICLE, THEF OF MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION PLATE/RENEWAL DECAL AND FAILURE TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED
INSURANCE……
TWO COUNT INDICTMENTS CHARGING  BUGLERY AND ASSAULT WERE RETUEND AGAINST  43 YEAR OLD JERRY D. ROWN AND
33 YEAR OLD SARAH M. JANSON……


35 YEAR OLD DYLAN L. CLINE IS CHARGED IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT  WITH RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY AND
PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER…..
A TWO COUNT MISDEMEANOR INDICTMENT CHARGING  THEFT BY DECEPTION  AND CRIMINAL TRESPASS WAS RETURNED
AGAINST  21 YEAR OLD  MARSHALL R. TOWNS….THIS CASE WAS REMANDED TO ALLEN DISTRICT COURT…..
AND 21 YEAR OLD WILLIAM B. BURTON IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT MISDEMENAOR INDICTMENT WITH UNAUTHORIZED USE
OF A MOTOR VEHICLE…..THIS CASE WAS ALSO RERMANDED TO ALLEN FISCAL  COURT……

AND WE REMIND LISTENERS  THAN AN INDICTMENT  IS A FORMAL CHANGE AN NOT PROOF OF GUILT…….



MED CENTER ACCREDDITATION
02/24/17

THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN HAS RECEIVED FULL CHEST PAIN CENTER…..WITH PRIMARY  P-C-I
ACCREDITATION.....FROM THE SOCIETY OF CARDIOVASCULAR PATIENT CARE……

THIS IS THE FIFTH ACCREDIAIOTN CYCLE FOR THE MEDICAL CENTER….WHICH IS THE ONLY CHEST PAIN CENTER IN
SOUTHCENTRAL KENTUCKY…..ACCREDITED WITH        P-C-I……

AN ACCREDITED CHEST PAIN CENTER ALLOW CLINICIANS TO REDUCE TIME TO TREATMENT DURIG THE CRITICAL EARLY
STAGES OF A HEART ATTACK….AND ALLOW PATIENT TO BE MONITORED…..WHEN ITS NOT INITIALLY CLEAR IF THEY’RE HAVING A
CORONORY EVENT…

SUCH MONITORING ENSURES   PATIENTS ARE NOT SENT HOME TOO EARLY…..OR NEEDLESSLY ADMITTED TO THE HOSPITAL…..



HIGHWAY MAP
02/24/17

THE TWENTY-17  KENTUCKY…..OFFICIAL WIGHWAY MAP  IS NOW AVAILABLE AT  REST AREAS…..WELCOME CENTERS…..LOCAL
CONVENTION  AND TOURISM OFFICES….. AND AT ALL KENTUCKY STATE PARKS….

THIS  YEAR’S MAP HIGHLIGHTS THE WEALTH OF RECREATION AND RELAXATION OPPORTUNITIES IN THE
COMMONWEALTH……AND ALSO CELEBRATES THE 225TH ANNIVERSARY OF KENTUCKY’S STATEHOOD…..

NEWS TO THE MAP THIS YEAR  IS A LOGO PROMOTING THE COMMONWEALTH’S UPDATED PORTAL FOR ONLINE TRAFFIC AND
ROADWAY INFORMATION AT….           GO-DOT- K-Y-DOT-GOV…..

AN  ELECTRONIC VERSION OF THE NEW HIGHWAY CAN BE DOWNLOADED ON LINE AT TRANSPORTATION-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV……



LAURE COUNTY INDIVIDUAL SENTENCED
02/124/17

A FORMER BOOKKEEPER  OF AN ELIZABETHTOWN MEDICAL PROVIDER  HAS BEEN SENTENCES……IN FEDERAL COURT…..TO 12-
MONTHS AND ONE-DAY IN PRISON…. AND ORDERED TO PAY 541-THOUSAND DOLLARS IN RESTITUTION ….FOR EMBEZZLING
FUNDS THROUGH WIRE FRAUD….

JEANNE GOODSELL OF HODGENVILLE HAD PLEAD GUILTY TO SEVEN COUNTS OF CRIMINAL INFORMATION……



ACCIDENT
02/24/17

AN ACCIDENT  IN SIMPSON COUNTY INJURED A BARERN COUNTY MAN….

AUTHORITES SAY 72 YEAR OLD JAMES DAY OF GLASGOW WAS EXITING  I-65….AT EXIT TWO….WHEN HE LOST CONTROL OF HIS
VEHICLE AND IT CROSSED THE INTER-SECTION…..HIT THE MEDIAN…..WENT AIRBORNE…..
AND THEN HIT THE DRIVER’S SIDE OF A TRUCK OPERATED BY  38 YEAR OLD STEVEN CHARLESWORTH OF TENNESSEE……
DAY WAS FLOWN  TO SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER……



MISSING PERSON FOUND
02/24/17

STATE POLICE RESPONDED TO THE 61 MILE MARKER ON I-65…..YESTERDAY…..IN REFERNECE TO A DECEASED INDIVIDUAL….…..

77 YEAR OLD HUGH GOSSETT OF HORSE CAVE WAS LOCATED NEAR THE GREEN RIVER BRIDGE IN AN OPEN FIELD….AND HIS
VEHICLE WAS LOCATED IN A NEARBY RIVER BOTTOM…..

THE HORSE POLICE DEPARTMENT HAD REPORTED GOSSETT MISSING ON FEBRUARY  16TH……



ARREST
02/24/17

ACTING ON A TIP…..THE BARREN RIVER DRUG TASK FORCE WENT TO  ONE-ZERO-THREE LEECH STREET IN GLASGOW…..
CONSENT TO SEARCH WAS OBTIANED  AND TWO BOTTLES OF HYDROCODONE WERE FOUND HIDDEN IN A LAUNDRY BASKET…..

61 YEAR OLD EDWARD GREEN,  33 YER OLD VICTORIA BOLINGER AND 49 YEAR OLD JOHN BOLINGER OF EDMONTON  WERE
ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE  AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE…….
VICTORIA BOLINGER  WAS ALSO CHARGED WITH PRESCRIPTON DRUGS NOT IN PROPER CONTAINER….
AND JOHN BOLINGER WAS CHARGED WITH  OPERATING ON A SUSPECTED OR REVOKED OPERATIOR’S LICENSE…..AND
PROMOTING CONTRABAND AFTER 15 ADDITIONAL HYDROCODONE PILLS WERE FOUND IN HIS SOCKS AT THE BARREN COUNTY
JAIL……



SPORTS
02/24/17

BOY’S DISTRICT BASKETBALL CHAMPIONS WILL BE DECIDED TONGIGHT….

AT THE 13TH…..FRANKLIN/SIMPSON TANGLES WITH RUSSELLVILLE….
AT THE 14TH…..GREENWOOD TAKES ON BOWLING GREEN…..
AT THE 16TH….CLINTON COUNTY TANGLES WITH RUSSELL COUNTY…..

AND AT THE 15TH…..BARREN COUNTY PLAYS MONROE COUNTY……







NEWS DG DISTRIBUTION CENTER
02/23/17

DOLLAR GENERAL HAS ANNOUNCED PLANS TO BUILD THE COMPANY’S 16TH DISTRIBUTION CENER   IN AMSTERDAM….NEW
YOUK…..

WHEN COMPLETED…..THE FACILITY IS EXPECTED TO CREATE  430 NEW JOBS…..    AS-WELL-AS  UP TO 200 ADDITIONAL
TEMPORARY  CONSTRUCTION JOBS……WORK ON THE NEW FACILITY IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN LATE THIS SPRING…..WITH A
PLANNED COMPLETION DATE IN THE FALL OF TWENTY-18…..

WHEN FULLY OPERATIONAL…..THE FACILITY WILL SUPPLY PRODUCTS TO 800 DOLLAR GENERAL STORES IN NEW  YORK AND
THE NORTHEASTERN STATES……

DOLLAR GENERAL MOST RECENLY OPENED ITS 14TH DISTRIBUTION CENTER IN JANESVILLE-WISCONSIN……AND IS  
CURRENLTY UNDER CONSTRUCITON ON ITS 15TH CENTER IN  JACKSON-GEORGIA……



NEW BRIDGE
02/23/17

CONSTRUCTION ON A NEW BRIDGE ON CEMETERY ROAD…..OVER DRAKES CREEK IN WARREN COUNTY….HAS STARTED…..

MOTORISTS  CAN EXPECT MINIMUM TRAFFIC IMPACT AS THE CURRENT BRIDGE WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL TRAFFIC IS SWITCHED
TO THE NEW BRIDGE…..HOWEVER….THE SPEED LIMIT  HAS BEEN LOWERED TO  35 MILES-PER-HOUR IN THE CONSTRUCTION
ZONE……

THE NEW BRIDGE   WILL BE 46-FEET WIDE  WITH A TWO-WAY….MIDDLE TURN LONE….ALONG WITH FIVE-FOOT SHOULDERS…..
THERE WILL  ALSO BE LEFT AND RIGHT TURN LANES  INTO ROGER PORTER ROAD…..



CLIBURN
02/23/17

72 YEAR OLD WILLIAM DANIEL “BILLY” CLIBURN DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT GREENVIEW 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 CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON SATURDAY AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO BROTHERS AND SISTER-IN-LAW; JOHN OF INDIANA AND JAMES AND NANCY OF SCOTTSVILLE…….FIVE
NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE……



LEE
02/23/17

70 YEAR OLD GEORGE MICHAEL LEE OF GLASGOW DIED YESTERDAY (WED)…. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (FRI)
AFTERNOON AT TWO AT FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN UNION CEMETERY……VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10
TOMORROW (FRI) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; JERRY OF LUCAS AND TERRY AND STACY OF AUSTIN……HIS PARENTS;
ELTON AND LANELLE LEE OF FOUNTAIN RUN……THREE SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; ANN AND CHARLIE STEENBURGEN OF
SCOTTSVILLE, JAN SIDES OF ILLINOIS AND MARIETTA LEE OF FOUNTAIN RUN…. AND TWO BROTHERS AND SISTER-IN-LAW;
ALLEN  OF ARIZONA AND ERIC AND DONNA OF GLASGOSW…….FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND A STEP-GRANDCHILD ALSO
SURVIVE……



SPORTS
02/23/17

AT THE GIRL’S 13TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT…..FRANKLIN/SIMPSON PLAYS RUSSELLVILLE FOR THE CHAMPIONSHIIP….
AT THE 14TH…..BOWLING GREEN TAKES ON SOUTH WARREN IN  THE TITLE GAME….
THE 16TH DISTRICT CHAMPOISHIP GAME MATCHES  RUSSELL COUNTY AGAINST METCALFE COUNTY…..

AND AT THE GIRL’S 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT……MONREO COUNTY TANGLES  WITH BARREN COUNTY FOR THE TITLE…..







SCHOOL BOARD
02/22/17

AS LAST NIGHT’S ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING…..THE CALANDER FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEAR WAS APPROVED .
AND IT HAS STUDENTS STARTING A WEEK LATER…..WITH THE FIRST DAY FOR STUDENTS BEING  AUGUST 10TH  AND THE FINAL
DAY FOR STUDENTS…..NEXT SCHOOL YEAR….WILL BE MAY 20TH….TWENTY-18…
A NEW  SPORT IS COMING TO THE ALLEN COUITY SCHOOL DISTRICT AS THE  BOARD APPROVED A MIDDLE SCHOOL SOCCER
PROGRAM  AND HEAD COAHING POSITION…

AND ATTENDANCE  FOR THE SIXTH MONTH OF THE SCHOOL YEAR   WAS 92-POINT-61 PERCENT…..WHICH WAS DOWN FROM  93-
POINT-80 PERCENT LAST YEAR…. HOWEVER…..ATTENDANCE  WAS  BACK UP YESTERDAY TO 93-POINT-29 PERCENT…..



ELECTION TURN OUT
02/22/17

ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY SECRATARY OF STATE’S OFFICE…..NEARLY   60-PERCENT OF KENTUCKY VOTERS CAST
BALLOTS  IN LAST NOVEMBER’S PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION…..

ONE-POINT-NINE MILLION VOTED IN THE TWENTY-16  ELECTION……AND SECRETARY OF STATE…..ALISON LUNDERGEN  
GRIMES…..CREDITS THE NEW ON-LINE VOTER REGISTRATION FOR THE TURN OUT ……

THE TWENTY-16  TURN OUT WAS 59-POINT-ONE PERCENT OF THE ELECTORATE…. WHICH  WAS .A SMALL DECLINE FROM
TWENTY-12’s   59-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT TURN OUT……AND 64-PERCENT  IN THE TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT  ELECTION……..

ABOUT  63-PERCENT OF REPUBLICANS VOTER …..COMPARED TO  59-PERCENT OF DEMOCRATS….AND 45-PERCENT OF VOTERS
IDENTIFYING AS INDEPENDENT OR AFFILIATED WITH ANOTHER PARTY……



CLINE
02/22/17

17 YEAR OLD CHASE CLINE OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED SATURDAY…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (THURS)
AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN UNION CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE THIS
AFTERNOON (WED) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS PARENTS;  JERRY AND SHAWANNA CLINE…..AND A BROTHER; GERALD ALL OF FOUNTAIN RUN…..
MATERNAL GRANDMOTHER; JEANIE WALLACE AND HUSBAND CHRIS OF WEST VIRGINIA…..MATERNAL GRANDFATHER; ROBERT
MORGAN OF VIRGINIA….PATERNAL GRANDMOTHER; RHONDA TRENT AND HUSBAND JIMMY… AND  PATERNAL GREAT-
GRANDMOTHER; JUNA SIMPSON ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….. THREE AUNTS AND SEVEN COUSINS ALSO SURVIVE…….



SPORTS
02/22/17

AT THE BOY’S 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT LAST NIGHT…..THE SEASON CAME TO AN END FOR THE PATRIOTS AS THEY LOST TO
MONROE COUNTY 59 TO 47……

IN LAST NIGHT’S OTHER GAME…..BARREN COUNTY RANAWAY FROM GLASGOW 65 TO 39…….



IF YOU WILL BE ATTENDING THE S-E-C TOURNAMENT IN NASHVILLE….YOU WILL SEE “ENHANCE SECURITY”…..….

FANS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ARRIVE EARLY…….AS THE GATES WILL OPEN 75-MINUTES PRIOR TO THE FIRST GAME EACH DAY……
UNNECESSATY ITEMS SHOULD BE LEFT AT HOME OR IN THE VEHICLE……
FANS ARE ENCOURAGED NOT TO BRING ANY TYPE OF BAG TO THE TOURNAMENT….. AND FOR THOSE WHO DO BRING A BAG…..IT
MUST BE CLEAR OR A SMALL CLUTCH BAG …….

AND CONFERENCE OFFICIALS  SAY  FANS WILL SEE A LAW ENFORCEMENT PRESENCE IN AND AROUND   BRIDGESTONE  
ARENA…..







FATAL
02/21/17

THE BARREN COUINTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  HAS RELEASED THE REPORT ON AN ACCIDENT LAST SATURDAY THAT CLAIMED
THE LIFE OF A FOUNTAIN RUN RESIDENT…..

17 YEAR OLD CHASE CLINE  OF 18 WOODCOVE LANE….WAS TRAVELING WEST ON HIGHWY 87 IN BARREN COUNTY…..IN  HIS
TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE COLORADO         PICK-UP…..WHEN HE LOST CONTROL  OF THE VEHICLE  DUE TO THE WET ROAD WAY  
AND IT DROPPED OFF THE SHOULDER…CLINE THEN OVER CORRECTED…..WHICH LED TO THE VEHICLE OVERTURNING…..
EJECTING CLINE…....



LABOR POSTERS
02/21/17

THE KENTUCKY LABOR CABINET  IS REMINDING EMPLOYERS  THAT IT PROVIDES….. AT NO  COST…..POSTERS SUMMARIZING THE
COMMONWEALTH’S  WAGE AND HOUR…..WAGE DISCRIMINATION…..CHILD LABOR…..AND OCCUPATIONAL  SAFETY AND HEALTH
LAWS…..

EMPLOYERS ARE REQUIRED .BY LAW…TO DISPLAY POSTERS OF THESE LAWS IN A CONSPICUOUS AND ACCESSIBLE PLACE
WHERE ANY PERSON IS EMPLOYEED….
AND A NOTICE ABOUT THE EMPLOYERS WORKER’S COMPENSATION INSURANCE AND CERTAIN INFORMATION  ABOUT THE
EMPLOYEE’S RIGHTS UNDER WORKER’S COMPENSATION  LAW MUST ALSO BE POSTED……

THE POSTERS MAY BE PRINTED FROM THE CABINET’S WEBSITE…..OR BY CALLING FIVE-ZERO-TWO-FIVE-SIX-FOUR-30-70……



UOFL BUDGET
02/21/17

UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE INTERIM PRESIDENT……GREG POSTEL…..HAS TOLD THE BOARD OF TRUSTREES DRASTIC BELT
TIGHTNE STEPS WILL HAVE TO BE TAKEN TO DEAL WITH A 48-MILLION DOLLAR  BUDGET SHORT FALL…

POSTEL SAY HE HOPES THERE WILL BE NO MAJOR LAYOFFS AND CHANGES TO PROGRAMS…..

HE WENT ON TO SAY THAT NO MORE THAN 25-PERCENT  OF OPEN POSITIONS WILL BE FILLE….RENOVANTION  AND DEFERRED
MAINTENANCE PROJECTS WILL BE PUT ONHOLD…..SALARIES  WILL REMAIN FLAT…..AND ADMINISTRATIVE AND EXPENSE
REDUCTIONS WILL BE INCREASED……



ARREST
02/21/17

A BOWLING GREEN WOMAN IS FACING CHARGES AFTER ATTACKING HER BOYFRIEND WITH A MACHETE….

BOWLING GREEN POLICE RESPONDED  TO  A RESIDENCE  ON  WEST 14TH AVENUE EARLY YESTERDAY MORNING…WHERE
DONALD RODDY SAID  HE WAS ATTACKED BY HIS GIRLFRIEND……MARY  ETHERIDGE WITH A  MACHETE FOLLOWING AN
ARGUMENT…..

ETHRIDGE WAS CHARGED WITH ASSAULT…..DOMESTIC VIOLENCE…..CRIMINAL MISCHIEF…..AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT……



SPORTS
02/21/17

THE BOY’S 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT GETS UNDERWAY TONIGHT  AT BARREN COUNTY  HIGH SCHOOL…..
AS  BARREN COUNTY TAKES ON GLASGOW AT SIX……THEN THE PATRIOTS  PLAY MONROE  COUNTY…..


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-20 TONIGHT……



IN OPENING ROUND ACTION AT THE 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT….THE LADY PATRIOTS LOST TO MONROE COUNTY  84 TO 49…
IN LAST NIGHT’S OTHER GAME…..BARREN COUNTY BEAT GLASGOW 43 TO 39…..







NEW BARREN RIVER STATE PARK MANAGER
02/20/17

KENTUCKY STATE PARKS COMMISSIONER DONNIE HOLLAND HAS ANNOUNCED THAT LOGAN “DANNY” SALLEE  IS THE NEW
MANAGER AT BARREN RIVER STATE PARK…..

SALLEE…..A NATIVE OF  CAMPBELLSVILLE……HAS 16-YEARS OF EXPERIENCE IN HOTEL MANAGEMENT……

AS HE MOST RECENTLY WORKED WITH  T-M-I  HOSPITALITY  AND ITS FAIRFIELD INN IN ASHLAND…….HE ALSO WORKED FOR
REGIONAL FOOD DISTRIBUTOR  KEHE FOODS……



ARREST
02/20/17

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER GARTH BRAGG  CHARGED 24 YEAR OLD RAINEY B. BURTON OF SEVEN-67 EAST MAPLE WITH VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY
E-P-O/D-V-O…….



MURLEY
02/20/17

24  YEAR OLD  JASON MURLEY  OF SCOTTSVILLE  DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT HIS RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL  SERVICES  WILL BE
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME… VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON
AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO SPECIAL OLYMPICS……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS MOTHER; GLENDA  MURLEY…..HIS FATHER; KEITH MURLEY OF TOMPKINSVILLE…..A BROTHEER;  JOSHUA
SMITH  OF SCOTTSVILLE…..A SISTER; JESSICA AUSTIN OF FLORIDA…..HIS MATERNAL GRANDPARENTS; JACKIE  AND MURL TRACY
AND CHARLES SHOCKLEY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..AND PATERNAL GRANDMOTHERS; ANNIE MURLERY OF SCOTTSVILLE AND
BERNCIE KEYS OF GLASGOW……



ARREST
02/20/17

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO AN ACCIDENT ON WHITNEY ROAD WHERE DEPUTY BRANDON
LOVETT CHARGED 29 YEAR OLD JON MICHAEL CLEMENT OF 65-11 OLD GLASGOW ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE,
NO REGISTRATION PLATE  AND FAILURE TO PRODUCE AN INSURANCE….

AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP…..DEPUTY LOVETT CHARGED 44 YEAR OLD SAMUEL W. WIX OF WESTMORELAND WITH REAR
LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED AND POSSESSION OF  A FIREARM BY A CONVECTED FELON…….

DEPUTY LOVETT STOPPED A VEHICLE OPERATED  BY MICHAEL RUPE OF HEBRON AND CHARGED HIM WITH NO BRAKE LIGHT,
OPERATING ON A SUSPENDED OR VEROKED OPERATOR’S LICENSE  AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE…..

AND 47 YEAR OLD DANIEL MILLER OF WESTMORELAND WAS CHARGED BY DEPUTY LOVETT WITH DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE……



MEDICAID COVERAGE
02/20/17

ACCORDING TO THE FOUNDATION FOR A HEALTHY  KENTUCKY…..MORE THAN   THREE-QUARTERS OF THE ADULE
KENTUCKIANS COVERED BY MEDICAID….IN THE THIRD-QUARTER OF LAST YEAR…..WERE ELIGIBLE ONLY BECAUSE THE
COMMONWEALTH HAD EXPANDED ITS MEDICAID PROGRAM…..

MEDICAID COVERED 651-THOUSAND ADULT KENTUCKIANS IN THE THIRD-QUARTER OF TWENTY-16…….WITH 78-PERCENT
BEING MEDICAID EXPANSION ENROLLEES……

AUDULTS AGES 26-TO-34 WERE THE LARGEST GROUP OF EXPANSION ENROLLEES AT 25-PERCENT…..AND ADULTS AGES  19-TO-
25  MAKE  UP ANOTHER 22-PERCENT OF EXPANSION ENROLLEES….….

31-PERCENT OF THOSE COVERED BY MEDICAID LIVE IN EASTERN KENTUCKY…. WHICH IS HOME TO 22-PERCENT OF THE
COMMONWEALTH’S  POPULATION…..



CORVETTE MUSEUM CURATOR
02/20/17

A NEW CURATOR HAS BEEN NAMED FOR THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM…..

DEREK MOORE OF GARRETTSVILLE, OHIO…..HAD BEEN SERVING AS CURATOR OF TRANSPORTATION HISTORY……AT THE
WESTERN RESERVE HISTOCIAL SOCIETY IN CHEVELAND…..

AS CURATOR FOR THE CORVETTE MUSEUM…..MOORE WILL BE RESPONSBILE FOR RESEARCHING…..DEVELOPING AND
PRODUCING  EXHIBITS……
AS-WELL-AS THE PLANNING….ACQUISION AND/OR LOAN……SAFEKEEPING AND CATALOGING OF COLLECTION OBJECTS AND
VEHICLES RELATED TO THE CORVETTE’S HISTORY……



VEHICLE IDLE LAW
02/20/17

THE KENTUCKY HOUSE  HAS APPROVED  SOME EXCEPTIONS  TO THE STATE LAW THAT FORBIDS LEAVING UNATTENDED
VEHICLES FROM IDLING….

THE BILLS SPONSOR…..REPRESENTATIVE JIM DECESARE OF BOWLING GREEN……SAID THE BILL ALLOWS SOMEONE WHO HAS
AN AUTOMATIC IGNATION…. TO START THEIR CAR WITH THE DOORS LOCKED…..FOR UP TO 15-MINUTES….

THE BILL WOULD ALSO EXEMPT FIRE TRUCKS…..POLICE AND OTHER FIRST RESPONDERS……ALONG WITH TOW TRUCKS AND
UTILITY VEHICLES FROM THE 15-MINUTE RULE……



EXPERIMENT
02/20/17

AN EXPERIMENT DEVELOPED BY TWO KENTUCKY STUDENTS  HAS BEEN SENT INTO SPACE….…

ACCORDING TO THE  HEARALD-LEADER…..TWO STUDENTS AT THE CRAFT ACEDEMY FOR EXCELLENCE IN SCIENCE AND
MATHEMATICS .AT MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY……DEVELOPED THE CELL CULTURING BIOLOGY EXPERIMENT THAT WAS
ABOARD A SPACE-X  ROCKET THAT WAS LAUNCHED YESTERDAY FROM THE KENNEDY SPACE CENTER…..

THE EXPERMENT WILL REMAIN ABOARD THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION FOR A MINIMUM OF SIX WEEKS…..



MEETINGS
02/20/17

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…..
THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MEETS TONIGHT AT 6 AND THE PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISISON AND GRAHAM LODGE BOTH
MEET AT 7,,,,,

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 5 THE BOARD OF EDUCATION  MEETS….

THURSDAY NIGHT AT 7 THE JAYCEES MEET…..



SPORTS
02/20/17

THE GIRL’S 15TH DISTRICT TOURAMENT BEGINS TONIGHT AT BARREN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL…..
AS THE LADY PATRIOTS TANGLE WITH MONROE COUNTY AT SIX…..
THEN GLASGOW TAKES ON BARREN COUNTY…..

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……







PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT GAME
2-18-17

THE LADY PATRIOTS FALL TO 14 TO 15 ON THE YEAR AS THEY LOSE TO THE LADY LAKERS TONIGHT AT PATRIOT GYM WITH A
SCORE OF 45 TO 40.

THE BOYS GAME WAS A BARN BURNER BUT THE PATRIOT FELL SHORT AS WELL…THE SCORE WAS 53 TO 52

THE PATRIOTS WILL BE IN ACTION AGAIN TUESDAY NIGHT IN DISTRICT TOURNAMENT ACTION AS THEY TAKE ON THE MONROE
COUNTY FALCONS…




SENIOR NIGHT
2-17-17
IT WAS SENIOR NIGHT TONIGHT IN BETWEEN THE LADY PATRIOT AND PATRIOT GAMES….
HONORED WERE SENIOR LADY PATRIOT RAEANN STAFFORD
PATRIOT SENIORS KERBY CARVER
JACK WARD
WESLEY FISHER
RYAN CONNER
WILL CALVERT
AND DILLION REID
SENIORS FROM OTHER WINTER SPORTS WERE ALSO HONORED LAST NIGHT.



VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED
2-18-17

37 COUNTIES IN KENTUCKY ARE IN NEED OF FOSTER CARE VOLUNTEERS
TRAINING SESSIONS START SOON FOR CITIZEN FOSTER CARE REVIEW BOARD MEMBERS, AND VOLUNTEERS.
VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED TO REVIEW CASES OF CHILDREN PLACED IN CARE BECAUSE OF DEPENDENCY, NEGLECT OR
ABUSE. THE PANELS WORK TO ENSURE THE CHILDREN ARE PLACED IN SAFE, PERMANENT HOMES AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE.
SOME OF THE COUNTIES WHERE VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED ARE BARREN,  BUTLER, EDMONSON, LOGAN, MONROE,
MUHLENBERG, OLDHAM, RUSSELL, SIMPSON, TAYLOR, TODD, TRIGG, TRIMBLE AND WARREN….
VOLUNTEERS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO LIVE IN THESE COUNTIES.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, VISIT THE CITIZEN FOSTER CARE REVIEW BOARDS WEBSITE AT COURTS DOT KY GOVE BACK SLASH
COURT PROGRAMS…..


SHIPPED GOOD UP IN KENTUCKY
2-18-17

OFFICIALS SAY KENTUCKY SHIPPED $29.2 BILLION IN GOODS AND SERVICES ABROAD LAST YEAR, AN AMOUNT THAT IS UP
NEARLY 6 PERCENT FROM 2015.

AEROSPACE PRODUCTS AND PARTS WERE THE NO. 1 ITEM EXPORTED BY THE STATE, ACCOUNTING FOR $10.8 BILLION IN
EXPORTS. OTHER TOP EXPORTS INCLUDE MOTOR VEHICLES AND PHARMACEUTICALS. THE STATEMENT SAYS EXPORTS
INCREASED BY A TOTAL OF $1.6 BILLION IN 2016 OVER THE PREVIOUS YEAR.

KENTUCKY'S TOP TRADE PARTNERS WERE CANADA, THE UNITED KINGDOM, FRANCE, MEXICO AND BRAZIL.




GLASGOW PHARMASIST TO SERVE ON BOARD
2-18-17

GOV. MATT BEVIN MADE SEVERAL APPOINTMENTS TO KENTUCKY BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS
LOCALLY, CHARLES ROBER OLIVER A PHARMACIST WAS ELECTED TO SERVE ON THE  KENTUCKY BOARD OF PHARMAC.

THE BOARD SERVES THE COMMONWEALTH TO PROMOTE, PROTECT AND PRESERVE PUBLIC HEALTH, SAFETY AND WELFARE
THROUGH EFFECTIVE REGULATION OF THE PRACTICE OF PHARMACY. THE BOARD IS CHARGED WITH EVALUATING AND
APPROVING THE QUALIFICATIONS OF APPLICANTS FOR LICENSURE AS CERTIFIED PHARMACISTS WITHIN THE COMMONWEALTH.
OLIVER WILL SERVE FOR A TERM EXPIRING NOVEMBER 15, 2019 AND WILL REPRESENT PHARMACISTS.



KSP ELECTRONIC CRIME BRANCH MAKES ANOTHER ARREST
2-18-17
THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE ELECTRONIC CRIME BRANCH ARRESTED 28 YEAR OLF JOSEPH KOGER THURSDAY NIGHT ON
CHARGES RELATED TO DISTRIBUTION AND POSSESSION OF MATTER PORTRAYING A SEX PERFORMANCE BY A MINOR.
THE ARREST WAS MADE AS THE RESULT OF AN UNDERCOVER INTERNET CRIMES AGAINST CHILDREN INVESTIGATION. THE
ELECTRONIC CRIME BRANCH BEGAN THE INVESTIGATION AFTER DISCOVERING THE SUSPECT UPLOADING IMAGES OF CHILD
SEXUAL EXPLOITATION ONLINE.  
A SEARCH OF HIS HOME RESULTED IN  EQUIPMENT USED TO FACILITATE THE CRIME WHICH WAS SEIZED AND TAKEN TO KSP’S
FORENSIC LABORATORY FOR EXAMINATION.
HE IS CURRENTLY CHARGED WITH 20 COUNTS OF DISTRIBUTION AND 99 COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF MATTER PORTRAYING A
SEX PERFORMANCE BY A MINOR. EACH CHARGE IS A CLASS-D FELONY PUNISHABLE BY ONE TO FIVE YEARS IN PRISON.
HE WAS LODGED IN THE PULASKI COUNTY DETENTION CENTER.



KSP TROOPER ISLAND APPS BEING TAKEN
2-18-17
KSP IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR CHILDREN TO ATTEND TROOPER ISLAND CAMP THIS SUMMER. TROOPER ISLAND IS A
FREE SUMMER CAMP FOR UNDERPRIVILEGED BOYS AND GIRLS AGE 10-12 OPERATED BY THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE ON
DALE HOLLOW LAKE IN CLINTON COUNTY.
EACH YEAR, THE CAMP HOSTS APPROXIMATELY 700 CHILDREN, PROVIDING GOOD FOOD, FRESH AIR, RECREATION, GUIDANCE
AND STRUCTURED, ESTEEM-BUILDING ACTIVITIES DESIGNED TO BUILD GOOD CITIZENSHIP AND POSITIVE RELATIONSHIPS WITH
LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS.
APPLICATIONS ARE DUE MAY 1st  AND ARE AVAILABLE ON THE KSP WEBSITE AT HTTP://KENTUCKYSTATEPOLICE.
ORG/ISLAND/PDF/CAMPFORMS2017.PDF  
ONCE THE APPLICATION IS COMPLETED IT SHOULD BE MAILED TO THE NEAREST KSP POST IN PROXIMITY TO THE CAMPER’S
RESIDENCE.



ARREST
02/17/17

SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  RESPONDED  TO A  POSSIBLE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ASSAULT  AT  FOUR-13-AND-A-HALF  NORTH
SEVENTH….
WHERE OFFICER JEWELIE  WRIGHT CHARGED 28 YEAR OLD AMANDA L. JOHNSON WITH ASSAULT-FOURTH DEGREE-CHILD
ABUSE…..

AND ASSISTANT  CHIEF DARRIN TABOR CHARGED  37 YEAR OLD WILLIAM T. JOHNSON OF FOUR-ZERO-NINE WEST MAPLE   WITH
ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE  AND DISORDERLY  CONDUCT….
JOHNSON WAS ALSO SERVE A PAROLE VIOLALTION WARRANT FROM  THE KENTUCKY PAROLE BOARD   AND AN ALLEN COUNTY
WARRANT FOR FAILURE TO APPEAR……..



BOIL WATER ADVISORY
02/17/17

THE BOIL WATER ADVISORY….ISSUED BY THE SCOTTSVILLE WATER DEPARTMENT…….FOR  CITY CUSTOMERS   ON  OLD
GALLATIN ROAD SOUTH OF EAST LANE…..INCLUDING    SUNSET HILL DRIVE AND CARTERTOWN ROAD…..
HAS BEEN LIFTED….



ACCIDENT
02/17/17

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT THAT INJURED ONE PEFSON…..

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DWIGHT KEEN….43 YEAR OLD BILLY J. YATES OF THREE-15 ANDERSON LANE WAS ATTEMPTING  TO
TURN LEFT ONTO CARTER CHURCH ROAD…. AND PULLED HIS TWO-THOUSAND-TWO   IMPALA  IN FRONT OF A TWO-THOUSAND
NINE INTERNATIONAL TRACTOR/TRAILER  OPERATED  BY42 YEAR OLD TASHEA ARCHIE  OF GEORGIA…..
THE IMPACT CAUSED THE BIG RIG TO LOOSE ITS STEERING AND IT RAN OFF THE ROADWA INTO THE GUARDRAIL…..
AND THE YATES VEHICLE CAME TO REST BETWEEN THE TRACTOR/TRAILER  AND THE GUARDRAIL……..



MANDRELL
02/17/17

82 YEAROLD ROBERT LEE MANDRELL OF LEBANON, TENNESSEE DIED MONDAY AT SIGNATURE HEALTH CARE IN LEBANON…..
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL  I N ALLEN COUNTY
MEMORIAL GARDENS…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10 TOMORRW (SAT) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL  HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON; GREGORY….AND THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; PAM AND JIM SWINFORD, RITA BOOKER
AND SHERRY AND STEVE PATRICK ALL OF INDIANA…..AND A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; NORA  AND DENNIS MILLER OF
SCOTTSVILLE…..EIGHT GRANDCHILDREN, 10 GREAT-GRAHDCHILDREN  AND TWO GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO
SURVIVE……



BLOOD MOBILE
02/17/17

THE RED CROSS BLOOD MOBILE WILL BE AT SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH THIS AFTERNOON…..FROM ONE TO FIVE……..
       
TO DONATE…..YOU MUST BE AT LEAST 17 YEARS OF AGE…..WEIGHT AT LEAST 110 POUNDS…..BE IN GOOD HEALTH…….AND NOT
HAVE DONATED IN THE PAST 56-DAYS…..

DONORS SHOULD ALSO BRING THEIR DONOR I-D CARD OR A PHOTO I-D……



DISABLED PARKIGN DECALS
02/17/17

SAYING IT IS TIME TO CRACK DOWN ON THE ABSUE OF DISBALED PARKING DECALS…..THE KENTUCKY SENATE HAS PASSED A
BILL THAT WOULD CREATE  A MORE STRIGENT PROCESS TO OBTAIN  DISABLED PARKING PLACARDS….
IT  WOULD ALSO LIMIT APPLICANTS TO ONE PLACARDS…..AND ESTABLISH A 10-DOLALR FEE FOR INITIAL OR RENEWAL
PLACARDS…..

ACCORDING TO THE BILLS SPONSOR…..SENATOR .ERNIE HARRIS….IN TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT….32-THOUSAND-629 PLACARDS
WERE ISSUED…..AND BY LAST YEAR  THAT NUMBER HAD GROWN TO 294-THOUSAND…..



SPORTS
02/17/17

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS RETURN HOME TONIGHT….TO CELEBRATE SENIOR  NIGHT…..AND TAKE ON RUSSELL
COUNTY…..

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



LADY PATRIOTS SARAH SUTTON AND MASON TOWERY HAVE BEEN  NAME TO ALL-REGION TEAMS….

THE FOURTH REGION GIRL’S BASKETBALL COACHES MADE THE SELECTIONS…..

AND SUTTON…..WHO AVERAGES  18-POINTS…..EIGHT-REBOUNDS…..AND THREE-ASSISTS PER GAME  WAS NAMED TO THE
SECOND  TEAM….

AND TOWERY….WHO AVERAGES  14-POINTS….SIX-REBOUNDS…..AND THREE ASSSITSS PER GAME WAS NAMED TO THE THRID
TEAM……

MACKENZIE COLEMAN FROM METCALFE COUNTY WAS CHOSEN PLAYER OF THE YEAR…..
AND MONROE COUNTY COACH…..DWAYNE MURRAY…..WAS SELECTED AS REGION FOUR COACH OF THE YEAR……







PASSPORT FAIR
02/16/17

POST OFFICES ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH ARE URGING RESIDENTS TO AVOID  THE SUMMER RUSH…..AND APPLY FOR
THEIR PASSPORT…..DURING THE PASSPORT FAIR TO BE HELD THIS SATURDAY…..
NO APPOINTMENT WILL BE NECESSARY….AND APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED ON A FIRST COME…..FIRST SERVED BASIS…..
CUSTOMERS MAY APPLY FOR A PASSPORT BOOK….WHICH IS GOOD FOR ALL INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL…..OR A PASSPORT
CARD…WHICH IS ONLY GOOD FOR LAND AND SEA TRAVEL BETWEEN THE U-S AND CANADA….MEXICO…..THE CARIBBEAN……
AND BERMUDA……
REMEMBER….IT TAKES ABOUT SIX WEEKS FOR AN APPLICATION TO BE PROCESSED……AND MANY COUNTRIES REQUIRE YOUR
PASSPORT HAVE AS-MUCH- AS SIX MONTHS’ VALIDITY REMAINING FOR ENTRY…..

THE GLASGOW POST OFFICE WILL HOLD THEIR PASSPORT FAIR FROM  NINE-30 TO 12NOON SATURDAY….AND KEEP IN MIND
THAT BOTH PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT WHEN APPLYING FOR A PASSPORT FOR A CHILD…..



CIRT
02/16/17

THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE E HAS ANNOUNCED THE FORMATION OF  A NEW UNIT DEVOTED TO INVESTIGATING OFFICER
INVOLVED INCIDENTS……

THE CRITICAL INCIDENT RESPONSE TEAM…..OR CIRT….WAS FORMED AT THE BEGINNIGN OF THE YEAR AND HAS ALREADY
BEGUN FIVE INVESTIGATIONS…..

THE NEW TEAM WILL INVESTIGATE ALL SHOOTINGS INVOLVING K-S-P OFFICERS……AND LOCAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS AND
SHEERIFF’S OFFICES CAN ALSO ASK THE CIRT TEAM TO HANDLE SHOOTIGN INVOLVING THEIR OFFICERS……

SINCE  TWENTY-15……K-S-P  HAS INVESTIGATED 29 OF ITS OWN OFFICERS WHO WERE INVOLVED IN SHOOTING INCIDENTS….
AND LAST YEAR…..THE AGENCY INVESTIGATED 19 SHOOTING INCIDENTS INVOLVING OFFICERS FROM OTHER AGENCIES  IN THE
COMMONWEALTH…..



CIRT
02/16/17

THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE E HAS ANNOUNCED THE FORMATION OF  A NEW UNIT DEVOTED TO INVESTIGATING OFFICER
INVOLVED INCIDENTS……

THE CRITICAL INCIDENT RESPONSE TEAM…..OR CIRT….WAS FORMED AT THE BEGINNIGN OF THE YEAR AND HAS ALREADY
BEGUN FIVE INVESTIGATIONS…..

THE NEW TEAM WILL INVESTIGATE ALL SHOOTINGS INVOLVING K-S-P OFFICERS……AND LOCAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS AND
SHEERIFF’S OFFICES CAN ALSO ASK THE CIRT TEAM TO HANDLE SHOOTIGN INVOLVING THEIR OFFICERS……

SINCE  TWENTY-15……K-S-P  HAS INVESTIGATED 29 OF ITS OWN OFFICERS WHO WERE INVOLVED IN SHOOTING INCIDENTS….
AND LAST YEAR…..THE AGENCY INVESTIGATED 19 SHOOTING INCIDENTS INVOLVING OFFICERS FROM OTHER AGENCIES  IN THE
COMMONWEALTH…..



SPORTS
02/16/17

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..
VANDY GOES TO SOUTH CAROLINA, KENTUCKY TRAVELS TO ARKANSAS, TENNESSEE IS ON THE ROAD TO ALABAMA  AND  THE
LADY TOPPERS PLAY AT MIDDLE TENNESSEE…..

MEN’S GAMES HAVE…..
VANDERBILT AT HOME TO PLAY TEXAS “A AND M” AND THE TOPPERS HOST MIDDLE TENNESSEE……


IN GIRLS’S HIGH SCHOOL GAMES…..
FRANKLIN/SIMPSON IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON GLASGOW, TODD COUNTY CENTRAL IS ON THE ROAD TO CALDWELL COUNTY AND
WARREN CENTRAL ENTERTAINS DAVIESS COUNTYU……

BOY’S GAME HAVE…..
GREENWOOD AT HOME TO PLAY LOGAN COUNTY AND SOUTH WARREN PLAYS AT DAVIESS COUNTY……

IN BOY/GIRL DOUBLEHEADERS…..
BARREN COUNTY HOSTS CLINTON COUNTY AND CAVERNA GOES TO METCALFE COUNTY……





BOIL WATER ADVISORY
02/15/17

THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT HAS ISSUED A BOIL WATER ADVISORY..... FOR  CITY CUSTOMERS ONLY……ON  OLD
GALLATIN ROAD SOUTH OF EAST LANE…..
AND THIS INCLUDES  SUNSET HILL DRIVE AND CARTERTOWN ROAD…..



VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
02/15/17

CITIZEN FOSTER CARE REVIEW  BOARDS…..IN 37 COUNTIES….ARE SEEKING VOLUNTEERS  TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE
LIVES  OF LOCAL CHILDREN IN FOSTER CARE  AND OTHER  OUT-OF-HOME CARE…..

THE BOARDS REVIEWS CASES OF CHILDREN PLACED IN CARE BECAUSE OF DEENDENCY…..NEGLECT…..OR ABUSE……TO
ENSURE THEY’RE PLACE IN SAFE…. PERMANENT HOMES AS-QUICKLY-AS POSSIBLE…..

VOLUNTEERS MUST COMPLETE AN INITIAL SIX HOUR TRAINING….AND THEY’RRE NOT REQUIRED TO LIVE IN THE COUNTY…..

THE COUNTIES IN NEED OF VOLUNTEERS INCLUDE…..BARREN…..EDMONSON….. HART….. LOGAN….MONROE…..RUSSELL…..
SIMPSON…..TODD……AND WARREN……



TWO FATALS
02/15/17

MONDAY…..BOWLING GREEN POLICE INVESTIGATED  TWO FATAL ACCIDENTS….

IN THE 900 BLOCK OF LOVERS  LANE…..A VEHICLE OPERATED BY  67 YEAR OLD  LOIS HANCODK OF BOWLINGREENE….
CROSSED THE CENTER AND HIT TWO OTHER VEICLE……
HANCODK WAS TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….AND LATER FLOWEN TO VANDERBILT MEDICAL
CENTER……WHERE SHE LATER DIED….
THE OCCUPANTS OF THE OTHER VEHICLES WERE TREATED FOR MINOR INJURIES….

THE SECOND ACCIDENT WAS IN THE  700 BLOCK OF PLM SPRINGS LOOP…..WHERE A VEHICLE DRIVEN BY  59 YEAR OLD
GEOFFREY BIGGER OF BOWLING GREEN….STRUCK A RAILROAD BRIDGE AND UTILITY POLE….BIGGERS WAS TRANSPORTED TO
THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN WHERE HE LATER DIED…..



HUMANA LEAVING
02/15/17

HUMANA HEALTH INSURANCE  IS LEAVING THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT’S PUBLIC INSURANCE EXCHANGE NEXT YEAR……

THE MOVE COMES AFTER AETNA ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY THEY WERE CALLING OF THEIR 34-BILLION DOLLAR ACQUISITION OF
HUMANA…..THE DEAL HAD ALREADY BEEN REJECTED BY A FEDERAL JUDGE….CONCERNED ABOUT ITS IMPACE ON
COMPETITION…..

HUMANA COVERS ABOUT  150-THOUSAND PEOPLE ON THE EXCHANGE…..IN 11 STATES….INCLUDING KENTUCKY…….



BOWER
02/15/17

64 YEAR OLD JOYCE ANN BOWER OF ADOLPHUS DIED FRIDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE……AND A MEMORIAL
SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT A LATER DATE…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; LARRY BOWER…..TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; ANGELA AND WADE SLONE OF
SCOTTSVILLE AND AMY AND JOE JONES OF VIRTIE…..TWO STEP-SONS AND STEP-DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; JOE AND JEANIE BOWER
AND ANTHONY BOWER ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..A STEP-DAUGHTER; ANNA BOWER OF ADOLPHUS…..AND TWO BROTHERS AND
SISTER-IN-LAW; JOE HOOVER OF INDIANA AND JEFF AND RONI  HOOVER OF UTAH…..FIVE GRANDCHILDREN, 10 STEP-
GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVEN STEP-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN  SURVIVE…..



JOHNSON
02/15/17

82 YEAR OLD HARLON “JACK” JOHNSON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALITY CARE…..
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN DURHAM SPRINGS
CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 THIS MORNING (WED) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; FLORENE JOHNSON…..AND A DAUGHTER; MICHELLE AUSBROOKS BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE…..
THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE……



SPORTS
02/15/16

LASTNIGHT THE LADY PATRIOTS FACED OFF AGAINST THE LADY DRAGONS AND CAME OUT VICTORIOUS 37 TO 34....

THEN THE PATRIOTS FACED OFF AGAINST THE DRAGONS AND WERE DEFEATED 45 TO 64.....



THE 15TH DISTRICT BASKETBALL TOURNAMENTS BEGIN  MONDAY NIGHT AT BARREN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL….

MONDAY…..THE LADY PATROTS TAKE ON MONROE COUNTY AT SIX….THEN GLASOW TANGLES WITH BARREN COUNTY…..
AND THE GIRL’S CHAPIONSHIP GAME WILL BE PLAYED THURSDAY NIGHT…..

TUESDAY NIGHT…..BARREN COUNTY TAKES ON GLASGOW  AT SIX…..THEN THE PATRIOTS PLAY  MONROE COUNTY…..
THE BOY’S CHAMPIONSHIP GAME WILL BE PLAYED FRIDAY  NIGHT…..

ADMISSION TO THE TOURNAMENT WILL BE FIVE-DOLLARS PER PERSON……







GENERAL ASSEMBLY COST
02/14/17
08:05AM

THE TWENTY-17  GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION  COST KENTUCKY TAXPAYERS JUST UNDER FOUR-MILLION DOLALRS…...WITH
MOST OF THE TOTAL BEING PAY FOR LEGISLATORS….

ACCORDING TO THE LEGISLATIVE RESEARCH COMMISSION…..THE SESSION’S DAILTY COST IS JUST UNDER 68-THOUSAND
DOLLARS…..

WHEN THE GENERAL IS IN SESSION……MEMBERS RECEIVE  188-DOLLARS  PER DAY IN PAY…..AND 156-DOLALRS A DAY FOR
EXPENSES THAT COVER LODGING AND MEALS…..
LAWMAKERS ALSO RECEIVE A STATIONARY ALLOWENCE AT THE START OF EACH SESSION……SENATORS GET  500-DOLLARS….
AND REPRESENTATIVE RECEIVE  250-DOLLARS……

WHEN LAWMAKERS ARE NOT IN SESSION…..THEY RECEIVE  17-HUNDRED-88 DOLLARS A MONTH FOR HOME OFFICE
EXPENSES…..



DEATH INVESTIGAION
02/13/17

THE DEATH INVESTIGON THAT THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT IS CONDUCTING  HAS BEEN RULED A HOMICIDE….

SUNDAY…...OFFICERS FOUND 41 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY MASSEY  DEAD IN A HOME ON WEST 15TH AVENUE…..

NO OTHER DETAILS HAVE BEEN RELEASED…..AND ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON THIS INCIDENT IS ASKED TO CONTACT
BOWLING GREEN POLICE AT  THREE-NINE-THREE-42-44……



CITY COUNCIL
02/14/17

A LARGE PORTION OF LAST NIGHT’S SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING WAS SPENT DISCUSSING SOLICITING AND NURSING
HOME PATIENTS WANDERING IN THE CITY….JOHN EMERY TALKED WITH THE COUNCIL ABOUT AN INDIVIDUAL WHO SOLICITS AT
THE INTER-SECTION OF VETERANS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY AND BURNLEY ROAD…..HE’S  BEEN THERE BEFORE AND HE
APPARENTLY IS NOT “IN NEED”….. VAROUIS ORDINANCES AROUND THE COMMONWEALTH HAVE BEEN FOUND
UNCONSTITUTIONAL AND ACCORDING TO POLICE CHIEF JEFF PEARSON AND CITY ATTORNEY  KELLY POWELL….THERE’S NOT A
LOT THAT CAN BE DONE…..

A RESIDENT OF WATER STREET PRESENTED THE COUNCIL  WITH A PETITION  ASKING SOMETHING BE DONE ABOUT THE
RESIDENTS OF THE PERSONAL CARE HOME   HARRASSING ELDERY RESIDENTS IN THE AREA…..AND AGAIN…..NOT A GREAT
DEAL CAN BE DONE…..

THE COUNCIL AUTHORIZED  THE MAYOR  TO SIGN  THE DOCUMENTS  TO APPLYU FOR A FEDERAL PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
GRANT…..

THE COUNCIL AWARDED THE BID…..IN THE AMOUTN OF 25-THOUSAND DOLLARS…..FOR THE CHEROKEE DRIVE SEWER LINE
PROJECT….. TO CUMBERLAND PIPELINE  FROM RUSSELL SPRINGS…..



SPORTS
02/14/17

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS GO TO WARREN CENTRAL TONIGHT….

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……WVLE…..STARTING AT FIVE-40 THIS
AFTERNOON……







ARREST
02/13/17

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED  TO REPORTS  OF A CAR IN A DITCH…..AND DEPUTY CHRIS BARTON
CHARGED 52 YEAR OLD DAVID CANLER OF BOWLING GREEN WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, NO REGISTRATION
PLATES, FAILTURE TO PRODUCE AN INSURCNE CARD  AND NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE…..

AND 48 YEAR OLD TONY L. THURMAN OF 46-79 LAFAYETTE ROAD WAS CHARGED WITH ASSAULT  FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC
VIOLENCE BY DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON……




ARREST
02/13/17

SCOTTSVILLE POLICE WERE CALLED TO A REPORTED BURGLARY IN PROGRESS AT FOUR-ZERO-SIX EAST LOCUST….CLIFFORD
PHILLIPS ADVISED OFFICERS THAT AS HE ARRIVED HOME…..SOMEONE RAN FROM THE RESIDENCE….HE GAVE CHASE AND
CAUGHT THE SUSPECT IN AN OPEN LOT ACROSS FROM  THE I-M-I  CONCRETE PLANT…..SERGEANT JAMES TALBOTT CHARGED
31 YEAR OLD FRANK JACQUET OF SCOTTSIVLLE WITH BURGALRY, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH AND
POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA……

OFFICERS RESPONDED  TO JIM SECREST-SENIOR WAY WHERE  A VEHICLE  WAS STOPPED  IN THE ROAD WAY WHILE THE
DRIVER GOT OUT TO FGHT  WITH HIS BROTHER……AND OFFICER DAVID  CLARK  CHARGED 23 YEAR OLD JASEN L. GREGORY OF
FOUR-43 HILBURN SPRINGS ROAD WITH NO REGISTRATION PLATES, NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT, FAILURE TO PRODUCE AN
INSURANCE CARD  AND IMPROPER  PARKING  VIOLATIONS…..

OFFICER JEWELIE ROBINSON ARRESTED  36 YEAROLD DAVID RUPE OF 48-40 OLD GALLATIN ROAD ON A WARRANT CHARGING
TERRORISTIC THREATENING…….

36 YEAR OLD DEVIN LUPINA OF BOWLING GREEN WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS  FOR VIOLATION OF A FLORIDA  E-P-
O/D-V-O…..LUPINA HAD  AN A-R-15 RIFLE AND A NINE MILI-METER HAND GUN IN HIS POSSESSION…..WHICH WAS IN VIOLATION OF
THE PROTECTIVE ORDER…….

AT TWO-10 NORTH  SIXTH….OFFICER  JOHNS CHARGED  52 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER WALKER  WITH ASSAULT  FOURTH  
DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE….

SERGERANT TALBOTT ARRESTED 43 YEAR OLD JANOS BRISCOE OF FRANKLIN ON A PAROLE  VIOLATION  WARRANT AND A
WARREN COUNTY WARRNT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…..

26 YEAR OLD JOSHUA TAMAYO OF FOUR-ZERO-EIGHT EAST LOCUST  WAS SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR  
BY OFFICER JOHNS…..

AND OFFICER WRIGHT ARRESED 51 YEAROLD LIZABETH HUFFRED OF ONE-ZERO-FIVE NORTH FIRST-APARTMENT TWO ON TWO
WARRANTS CHARGING  FAILURE  TO APPEAR…….



BROADY
02/13/17

99 YEAR OLD EDDIE JEWELL BROADY OF GLASGOW DIED SATURDAY AT N-H-C HEALTHCARE…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (TUES) MORNING AT 11 AT A-F-CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME IN GLASGOW  WITH BURIAL IN MT. UNION
METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY IN ALLEN COUNTY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE
FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY A SISTER; LORINE SMITH OF GLASGOW…AND LOCALLY  DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; SANDRA BROADY…..TWO
GRANDCHILDREN; ERNIE AND MARK BROADY ALL OF ADOLPHUS……THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR GREAT-GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



KY TAX REFUNDS
02/13/17

KENTUCKY TAXPAYERS……EXPECTING A REFUND……WON’T HAVE TO WAIT MUCH LONGER……

THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE SAYS TAX RETURN TESTING AND PROCESSING WAS COMPLETED EARLIER THAN
PLANNED…..AND REFUND CHECKS ARE NOW BEING PROCESSED…..

PART OF THE REASON FOR THE EARLY COMPLETION IS THE NUMBER OF TAXPAYERS WHO FILED ELECTRONICALLY……

E-FILED RETURNS ARE TYPICALLY PROCESSED WITHIN TWO TO THREE WEEKS…FOR TAXPAYERS WHO CHOOSE THE DIRECT
DEPOSIT  OPTION…..WHILE PAPER FILED RETURNS  CAN TAKE EIGHT TO 12-WEEKS TO PROCESS……



LAFAYETTE DOUBLE HOMOCIDE
02/13/17

TENNESSEE AUTHORITIES ARE INVESTIGATING A DOUBLE HOMOCIDE IN LAFAYETTE…

OFFICERS RESPONDED  TO THE 51-HUNDRED BLOCK  OF NEW HARMONY ROAD EARLY SATURDAY MORNING…..WERE 44 YEAR
OLD JAMES TURNER AND 32 YEAR OLD ALISHA MONDONI WERE KILLED IN THE SHOOTING….







SHOOTING ARREST
02/13/17
06:05AM

AN ARREST HAS BEEN MADE IN THE SHOOTING OF FORMER CAVE CITY MAYOR CHRIS HOLDER ON NOVEMBER 23RD OF LAST
YEAR…..…

53 YEAR OLD ALBERT STEPHENS OF GLASGOW IS CHARGED IN A HART COUNTY INDICTMENT WARRANT WITH ASSAULT…..

HOLDER REMAINS IN VANDERBILT MEDICAL CENTER…..



DEATH INVESTIGATION
02/13/17

BOWLING GREEN POLICE ARE CONDUCTING A DEATH INVESTIGAION….OFFICERS WERE CALLED TO  ONE-25 WEST 15TH
AVENUE WHERE A DECEASED MALE  WAS INSIDE…..

NO OTHER INFORMATION  HAS BEEN RELEASED AS THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES…..



FIRE AND ARREST
02/13/17

AUTHORITIES RESPONDED  TO A STRUCTURE  FIRE ON BILL DEDMAND ROAD AND  ARRESTED A BOWLING GREEN MAN….

THE PROPERTY OWNER……JOHN DANIEL……SAW SMOKE COMING FROM THE HOUSE AND HE ENTERED  TO MAKE SURE NO
ONE WAS INSIDE……THAT’S WHERE HE FOUND 22 YEAR OLD CONNEW DWYER  LAYING ON A COUCH….HERE  HAD REMOVED
HIS CLOTHING……PLACED THEM IN THE OVER…..AND  THEN URNED THE OVER ON…. CATCHING THE HOUSE ON FIRE….

DWYER  TOOK DANIEL’S TRUCK AND CRASHED INTO ANOTHER RESIDENCE…. CATCHING IT AND THE TRUCK ON FIRE…..HE
THEN ATTEMPTED TO FLEE AGAIN…BUT WAS DETAINED BY WITNESSES BEFORE FLEEING AGAIN……HE WAS FINALLY LOCATED
BY DEPUTIES……



MEETINGS
02/13/17

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 INTERMDEIDATE CENTER AND HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASED
COUNCILS BOTH MEET TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4…..

THURSDAY MORNING AT SEVEN-30 THE CHAMBER BREAKFAST CLUB MEETS, THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE
ALZEHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP MEETS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 4 AND THE V-F-W MEETS THURSDAY NIGHT  AT 6…..



DOLLAR GENERAL EXPANSION
02/13/17

DOLLAR GENERAL HAS EXPANDED  INTO ITS 44TH STATE…..AS IT HAS OPENED A NEW STORE IN HANKINSON, NORTH DAKOTA….
THE COPANY IS ALSO PLANNING ON OPENING SIX MORE STORES IN NORTH DAKOTA THRU THIS SPRING….

DOLLAR GENERAL MOST RECENTLY EXTANDED FROM STORES IN 40 STATES TO 43….WITH THE OPENING OF NEW STORES IN
OREGON…..MAINE….AND RHODE ISLAND IN MARCH OF TWENTY-15…..

CURRENTLY…..DOLLAR GENERAL  HAS  13-THOUSAND-200 RETAIL LOCATIONS AND 120-THOUSAND EMPLOYEES…..



SPORTS
02/13/17

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…..
IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….
LOUISVILLE IS ON THE ROAD TO SYRACUSE…..


GIRL’S HIGH SCHOOL GAMES HAVE…..
RUSSELL COUNTY ENTERTAINING MERCER COUNTY AND TODD COUNTY CENTRAL IS AT HOME TO PLAY TRIGG COUNTY……

IN BOY’S GAMES……
CLINTON COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON SOUTH WARREN, CUMBERLAND COUNTY ENTERTAINS  CLAY COUNTY-TENNESSEE,
GLASGOW PLAYS AT BUTLER COUNTY AND HART COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY WASHINGTON COUNTY……







BURGLARY
02/10/17

STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST ARE INVESTIGATING A BURGLAY AND THEFT IN ADAIR COUNTY….

FORCED ENTRY WAS MADE INTO A  RESIDENCE ON WEED/SPARKSVILLE ROAD… WHERE A WHIRLPOOL WASHER AND DRYER…..
1982  HONDA  C-X-500-C MOTORCYCLE…AND OTHER ASSORTED AUTOMOTIVE  AND CARPENTRY  TOOLS WERE TAKEN….

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION  ON THHIS INDICENT IS  ASKED TO CONTACT STATE POLICE   AT  800-TWO-TWO-TWO-55-55……



TORNADO
02/10/17

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS CONFIRMED THAT A TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN IN TRIGG COUNTY TUESDAY NIGHT…..

THE E-F-ZERO TORNADO  HAD WIND PEAKS OF 80 MILES-PER-HOUR…..WAS 50-YARDS WIDE….AND WAS ON THE GROUND
ABOUT TWO-MIIES….

THE STORM WAS ABOUT SIX MILES NORTHWEST OF CADIZ…..NEAR LAKE BARKLEY…..



SPORTS
02/10/17

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS RETUEN HOME TONIGHT TO TAKE ON FRANKLIN/SIMPSON……

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…….-



THE PATROTS AND  LADY PATRIOTS WERE ON THE ROAD TO METCALFE COUNTY LAST NIGHT……AND THE LADY PATRIOTS LOST
TO THE LADY HORNETS  65 TO 54…

AND THE  PATRIOTS CAME OUT WITH A BIG WIN AS THEY BEAT METCALFE  COUNTY 63 TO 39... HERE’S KYLE HARWOOD WITH
YOUR US BANK GAME WRAP UP…







VISITORS GUIDE
02/09/17

THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM HAS RELEASED THE  TWENTY-17….. ”OFFICIAL VISITOR’S GUIDE…..WHICH
FEATURES  A STATE MAP WITH THE PATH OF THE UPCOMING “GRAT AMERICN SOLAR ECLIPSE” HIGHLIGHTED……

THE 147 PAGE GUIDE HAS COMPREHENVISE INFORMATION ABOUT ATTRACTIONS…. LODGING….DINING…. SHOPPING….AND
ENTERTAINMEN AND RECREATION OPTIONS IN THE NINE REGIONS OF THE COMMONWEALTH……

THE  “VISITORS GUIDE” IS AVAILABEL IN PRINTED VERSION AT THE COMMONWEALTH’S SEVEN STAFFED WELCOME
CENTERS……AND AT THE KENTUCKY ARTISAN CENTER IN BEREA…..OR BY CALLING 800-TWO-TWO-FIVE-87-47….
AND AN ON-LINE VERSION IS AVAILABLE AT…..KENTUCKY-TOURISM-DOT-COM…….



CAMPBELLSVILLE FIELD HOUSE BURNS
02/09/17

AN EXPLOSION   AT  CAMPBELLSVILLE UNIVERSITY YESTERDAY  BADLY DAMAGED THE FIELD HOUSE….….

FIRE OFFICIALS SAY A WATER HEATER EXPLOWED  IN  THE  “H-AND-W” FIELD HOUSE…..WHICH HOUSES THE UNVIERITY’S
SOFTBALL AND SOCCER PROGRAMS…..

THERE WERE THREE PEOPLE IN THE FIELD HOUSE AT THE TIME…..AND ALL MADE IT OUT UNINJURED……



STATE OF THE COMMONWEALTH
02/09/17

GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN DELIVERED HIS STATE OF THE COMMONWEALTH ADDRESSS TO A JOINT SESSION OF THE GENERAL
ASSEMBLY LAST NIGHT…..AND SAID SOME WILL HAVE TO PAY MORE  UNDER A PROPOSAL TO OVER-HAUL KENTUCKY’S TAX
CODE…..
BEVIN SAID HE WILL CALL A SPECIAL SESSION LATER THIS  YEAR TO DEAL WITH THE TAX CODE……AND THE PROPOSAL WILL
NOT BE ‘TAX NEUTRAL”……

THE GOVERNOR ALSO SAID HE WILL BRING CHARTER SCHOOL TO KENTUCKY….. REWARD PUBLICLY FUNDED COLLEGES AND
UNIVERSITIES THAT TURN OUT MORE GRADUCATES FOR ENGINEERING AND MANUFACTURING JOBS…..AND APOINT  A “CZAR”
TO OVERSEE THE COMMONWEALTH’S FOSTER CARE AND ADOPTION SYSTEM…..



HOLLAND
02/09/17

45 YEAR OLD BILLY HOLLAND OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…..FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE  TOMORROW (FRI) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL
CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (THURS) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; TRACY HOLLAND…..TWO SONS; CODY AND COOPER…..TWO DAUGHTERS; RAILEY HOLLAND AND
KATELYN BOLES…..HIS MOTHER; NELL HOLLAND…..A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; LEE AND AMANDA….. AND HIS FATHER-IN-
LAW AND MOTHER-IN-LAW;  JOHN READ AND ZELDA FOSTER ALL OF SCOTTSIVLLE…..AND TWO AUNTS; ROYCE FAYE ADAMSON
OF BOWLING GREEN AND JUDY AND MICHAEL PATRICK OF SCOTTSVILLE…..



SPORTS
02/09/17

THE PATRIOTS AND LDAY PATRIOTS ARE BACK ON THE ROAD TONIGHT TO METCALFE 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……WVLE…..STARTING AT FIVE-40 THIS
AFTERNOON……






GUTIERREZ
02/08/17

87 YEAR OLD JOSE TREVINO  “JOE”  GUTIERREZ OF EAST ENTERPRISE, INDIANA DIED MONDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN FOUNDAIN RUN
CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS   AFTER ONE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; DOROTHY STAGGS GUTIERREZ……A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; CINDY AND BARRY LITTLE OF
GEORGIA….FOUR SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; ARTHUR,  JOSE AND SYDNEY, ANTHONY AND ANDY AND MARIA….TWO STEP-
DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; RINDA AND BOB REED AND GLENNA AND DAN NICHOLAS…..A STEP-SON; JEFF STAGGS….AND A
BROTHER; JOHNNY  ALL OF INDIANA…..AND FOUR SISTERS; PETRA LOPEZ OF COLORADO AND MARY GUTIERREZ, FRANCES
GUTIERREZ AND ELVA SEQUNVO  ALL OF TEXAS……SIX GRANDCHILDREN, A STEP-GRANDCHILD, SIX GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN
AND A STEP-GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE……



HEALTH INSURANCE
02/08/17

THE FOUNDATION FOR A HEALTHY KENTUCKY  SAYS MORE THAN 70-PERCENT OF THE NEARLY 234-THOUSNAD KENTUCKY
ADULTS……WHO STILL DON’T HAVE HEALTH INSURANCE…..WERE WORKING EITHER  PART-OR-FULL-TIME….AND NEARLY  HALF
HAD INCOMES LOW ENOUGH TO QUALIFY FOR MEDICAID……

NEARLY  45-PERCENT OF UNINSURED ADULTS HAD COMPLETED HIGH SCHOOL….AND ANOTHER  37-PERCENT HAD TAKE SOME
COLLEGE COURSES OR EARNED A COLLEGE  DEGREE……

THE TWENTY-16  REPORT SHOWED  NO STATISTICAL CHANGE IN THE RATE OF UNSURED FROM THE TWENTY-15 REPORT….

MORE THAN A QUARTER OF THE UNINSURED WERE CHILDREN…..AND ANOTHER 34-PERCENT WERE YOUNG ADULTS…..AGES
19-TO-34….…..



YUM CENTER
02/07/17

“POLLSTAR MAGAZINE”  HAS RELEASED  ITS ANNUAL  “TOP 200 YEAR-END RANKINGS”…..
AND THE K-F-C YUM CENTER IN LOUISVILLE…..IS RANKED 30TH IN THE NATION AND 59TH  IN THE WORLD   FOR TICKET SALES
BY A VENUE…..HAVING SOLD NEARLY 300-THOUSAND TICKETS FOR CONCERTS AND FAMILY SHOWS…..HOWEVER…..THAT
TOTAL DOES NOT INCLDUE SPORTING EVENTS……PRIVATE MEETINGS….OR TRADE SHOWS….….

LAST YEAR  THE YUM CENTER  HOSTED 130 EVENTS…..INCLUDING   FOUR OF THE TOP 10 TOURS IN THE WORLD…...AND NINE
SOLD OUT SHOWS……



CHILD ABUSE UP
02/08/17

ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT  FOR COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES…..THE NUMBER OF SUBSTANTIATED  
FINDINGS OF CHILD ABUSE  AND NEGLECT IN THE COMMONWEALTH  ROSE  55-PERCENT  OVER A FOUR YEAR PERIOD….

THERE WERE 15-THOUSAND-378   FINDING OF CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT IN FISCAH YEAR TWENTY-16…..WHICH WAS UP
FROM   99-HUNDRED-34  IN TWENTY-12…..

THE INCREASES HAVE OCCURRED SINCE THEN GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR ESTABLISHED AN INDEPENDENT PANEL…..IN
TWENY-12……TO REVIEW SUCH CASES……



SPORTS
02/08/17

THE PATRIOTS  AND LADY PATRIOTS  WERE ON THE ROAD  TO GREENWOOD LAST NIGHT…..
AND THE LADY PATRIOTS  DEFEATED THE LADY GATORS  57 TO 41…..

WHILE THE PATRIOTS DROPPPED   A 46 TO 43 DECISION  TO THE GATORS…..

THE NEXT GAMES FOR BOTH TEAMS  WILL BE THURSDAY  WHENTHEY PLAY AT METCALFE COUNTY…….


THREE BASKETBALL GOALS…..THAT HAVE BEEN USED IN RUPP ARENA FOR YEARS…. ARE NOW FOR SALE TO THE HIGHEST
BIDDER…..

THE LEXINGTON CENTER SAYS  BIDDING IS OPEN UNTIL FEBRUARY 27TH….

BESIDES BEING USED FOR  U-K MEN’S GAMES…..THE GOALS HAVE BEEN USED FOR  FOUR   N-C-A-A  MEN’S AND WOMEN’S
TOURNAMENT  GAMES…..FOUR  N-B-A  PRE-SEASON GAMES…...AND 16  K-H-S-DOUBLE-A  SWEET 16 TOURNAMENTS……







ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE INCREASES
01/27/17

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT  AND TRAINING…..THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY  ROSE FROM
THREE-POINT-THREE PERCENT IN NOVEMBER TO THREE-POINT-SIX PERCENT IN DECEMBER…… HOWEER….THE   DECEMBER
TWENTY-16   JOBLESS WAS WELL BELOW THE FIVE- PERCENT RECORDED  IN DECEMBER OF TWENTY-15……

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

AROUND THE COMMONWEALTH…..OLDHAM COUNTY RECORDED THE LOWEST JOBLESS RATE  AT TWO-POINT-NINE  PERCENT….
WHILE MAGOFFIN COUNTY  HAD THE HIGHEST UNEMPLOYMENT RATE  LE AT 13-POINT-FIVE PERCENT…………



FISCAL COURT
01/27/17

THERE WAS A LARGE CROWD ON HAND LAST NIGHT…..IN THE CITY/COUNTY BUILDING…..AS ALLEN FISCASL COURT MET TO
CONSIDER A NEW POULTRY ORDINACE…..
ONE OF THOSE IN ATTENDANCE WAS WARRRN BEALER….WITH THE GOVERNOR’S OFFICE  OF AG POLICY…..WHO TALKED
ABOUT THE   BENEFITS  OF THE POULTRY INDUSTRY……WHICH NOW MAKES UP 23-PERCNET OF AGRICULTURE INCOME…..

SOME RESIDENTS EXPRESSED CONCERN ABOUT ODER AND OTPROBLEMS WITH THE POULTRY BARNS…..IT WAS NOTED THAT
BACK IN THE LATE 90s……WHEN THE CURRENT POULTRY HOUSES IN ALLEN COUNTY WERE BUILT…..THERE WERE NO LOCAL
OR STATE STANDARDS……AND TONY PESKATORI WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY DISCUSSSED THE CHANGES THAT HAVE
BEEN MADE SINCE THEN…..

AND ON A FIVE TO ONE  VOTE…….FISCAL COURT APPROVED FIRST READING OF A NEW POULTRY ORDINANCE FOR ALLEN
COUNTY……..



ECONOMIC NEWS
01/27/17

IT WAS ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY THAT  BUILDERS FIRST-SOURCE…..A MANUFACTURER  OF TRUSSES…. WALL PANELS….PER-
HUNG DOORS…..AND OTHER COMPONENTS WILL LOCATE IN BOWLING GREEN…. THE SIX-POINT-FOUR MILLION DOLARS
INVESTMENT IS EXPECTED TO CREATED 79 FULL-TIME JOBS……

AND STARK TRUSS COMPANY IS RELOCATING ITS FACILTY FROM AUBURN TO FRANKLIN……THE NEARLY TWO-MILLION DOLLAR
INVESTMENT IS EXPECTED TO CREATE  22 FULL-TIME JOBS……



AMISH LAWSUIT
01/27/17

IN LOGAN COUNTY…..TWO MEMBERS OF  THE AMISH COMMUNITY’S LAW SUIT,  AGAINST AN ORDINANCE REQUIRING HORSES
WEAT EXCREMENT-CATCHING BAGS….HAS BEEN MOVED TO FEDERAL COURT…..

THE SUIT….WHICH NAMES THE AUBURN MAYOR AND POLICE CHIEF AS DEFENDANTS….. CLAIMS THE ORDINANCE TARGETS THE
AMISH…..DISCRIMINATES AGAINST THEM…....AND INFRINGES ON THEIR RELIGIOUS BELIEFS……



WANTED PERSON
01/27/17

STATE POLCIE IS ATTEMPTING  TO LOCATE A SMITHS GROVE MAN…..WHO’S BEEN INDICTED BY THE EDMONSON COUNTY GRAND
JURY.....ON MULTIPLE COUNTS OF RAPE….SODOMY…..AND SEXUAL ABOUSE ON A MALE SUBJECT…..

31 YEAR OLD DUSTIN RAY RUSSELL  IS A WHITE MALE…….SIX FEET TALL….WEIGHS 170 POUNDS….AND HAS BROWN HAIR  AND
BLUE EYEES….

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON THE WHEREABOUTS  OF DUSTIN RUSSELL  IS  ASKED TO CALL POST THREE  AT SEVEN-EIGHT-
TWO-20-10…….



SAFFELL
01/27/17

75 YEAR OLD BARBARA ANN SAFFELL OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT GLENVIEW HEALTH CARE IN GLASGOW…..
THERE WILL BE NO VISITATION OF SERVICVES……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; JEFFERY AND CANDY OF MISSOURI…..A DAUGHTER; ELIZABETH SAFFELL OF
SCOTTSVILLE…..THREE BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; JERRY STANFILL OF MISSOURI AND RICHARD AND BESSIE STANFILL
AND TOMMY AND TOMMY KAYE STANFILL ALL OF TENNESSEE….. AND A SITER; BOBBIE SAFFELL OF MISSOURI…..FOUR
GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



SPORTS
01/27/17

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS ARE ON THE ROAD TO CLINTON COUNTY TONIGHT……


AT THE GIRLS ALL “A” STATE TOURNAMENT……MONROE COUNTY TAKES ON MURRAY….
AND IN THE BOYS TOURNAMENT…..RUSSELLVILLE BATTLES MAYFIELD……







FISCAL COURT POULTRY PRODUCTION
01/26/17

TONIGHT AT SIX……ALLEN FISCAL COURT WILL MEET IN THE CITY/COUNTY BUILDING….TO HOLD A PUBLIC HEARING ON
PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE COUNTY’S POULTRY ORDINANCE….CONCERNING LARGE-SCALE POULTRY PRODUCTION
BARNS…….

THE MAIN CHANGE PRODUCERS ARE ASKING FOR IS TO RAISE THE LIMIT OF BIRDS IN EACH HOUSE FROM THE CURRENT LIMIT
OF EIGHT-THOUSAND TO ABOUT 20-THOUSANE…..TO MAKE POULTRY PRODUCTION  A VABLE LOCAL FARMING OPERATION…….



KINDERGARTEN AGE CUTOFF
01/26/17

THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION  HAS CHANGED THE AGE CUTOFF DATE FOR CHILDREN ENTERING
KINDERGARTEN IN THE COMMONWEALTH…..

FOR YEARS…..THE CUTOFF DATE HAD BEEN OCTOBER FIRST…..HOWEVER…. STARTING WITH  THE TWENTY-17-18 SCHOOL
YEAR…..CHILDREN  MUST BE FIVE YEAS OLD ON OR BEFORE  AUGUST FIRST TO BE ABLE TO ENTER KINDERGARTWN……

KENTUCKY LAWMAKERS APPROVED THE CHANGE FIVE YEARS AGO…..BUT IT WASN’T IMPLEMENTED  UNTIL NOW…..HOWEVER…..
PARENTS CAN R EQUEST AN  EARLY ENROLLMENT OPTION FO CHILDREN BORN AFTER AUGUST  FIRST…….



WKU SUMMER PROGRAM
01/26/17

WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY  IS OFFERING A NEW SUMMER PROGRAM….AIMED AT EASING STUDENTS’ TRANSITION INTO
COLLEGE…..….

“SUMMER START”…..WHICH IS HELD  ON THE BOWLING GREEN CAMPUS….. OFFERS AN INTRODUCTIION TO COLLEGE FOR FIRST
YEAR STUDENTS…..CONNECTING THEM TO CAMPUS LIFE…..WHILE LIVING IN RESIDENCE HALLS….

STUDENTS CAN COMPLETE SIX CREDIT HOURS….TAKE ADVANTAGE OF TUITION SAVING…..AND GET TO KNOW OTHER
STUDENTS AND STAFF THROUGH SOCIAL EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES……



RICHARDS
01/26/17

81 YEAR OLD NATHAN CARLINE RICHARDS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING
GREEN…..MEMORIAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT FOUR AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN
COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10 SATURDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; CARRIE B. RICHARDS….AND TWO SONS; NATHAN AND JOSEPH ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..A BROTHER
AND SISTER-IN-LAW; RONDAL AND CAROL OF FLORIDA…..A SISTER-IN-LAW; WANDA RICHARDS….AND A BROTEHR-IN-LAW; MAXIE  
“BUBBY” BROWN AND WIFE ANN ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….TWO GRANDCHILDREN, TWO GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN, A NEPHEW AND
TWO NIECES ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
01/26/17

THE PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS HOST SOUTH WARREN….







CORVETTE ATTENDANCE UP
01/25/17
08:05AM

LAST YEAR…..THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM RECORDED  ITS SECOND-HIGHEST ATTENDNANCE…..AS  228-THOUSAND-363  
VISITED THE MUSEUM…..WHICH WAS UP THREE-POINT-FIVE  PERCENT FROM  TWENTY-15….

MUSEUM OFFICIALS SAY THE ONLY YEAR WHEN THE MUSEUM DREW MORE VISITORS WAS IN TWENTY-14…..WHEN A MASSIVE
SINKHOLD SWALLOWED EIGHT CARS…..

THE GIANT HOLE WAS EVENTUALLY PLUGGED……AND THE MUSEUM NOW HAS AN INTERACTIVE EXHIBIT ABOUT THE
SINKHOLE…..AND THE CORVETTES SWALOWED BY THE SINKHOLE ARE STILL ON DISPLAY…..

ATTENDANCE AT THE NEARBY MOTORSPORTS PARK WAS ALSO UP…..AS                  57-THOUSAND  VISITED THE
FACILITY……WHICH  OPENED  IN TWENTY-14……



NEW WKU PRESIDENT
01/25/17
06:05AM

DURING THEIR MEETING ON FRIDAY….THE WESTEN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY BOARD OF REGENTS…..WILL CONSIDER HIRING A
NEW PRESIDENT….

UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS  VICE-CHANCELLOR FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS…..TIMOTHY CABONI  WHO IS THE “PREFERRED CANDIDATE”….
WILL BE ON THE WESTERN CAMPUS TODAY AND TOMORROW TO ATTEND CAMPUS FORUMS…...







PURSUIT
01/25/17
06:05AM

A PURSUIT BY STATE POLCIE……ON THE NATCHER PARKWAY…..LEADS TO THE RECOVERY OF A STOLEM VEHICLE  AND TWO
ARRESTS…

31 YEAR OLD JOHN MOODY OF NASHVILLE HIT A CONCRETE BARRIER AT THE BOAT RAMP ON   “OLD RIVER ROAD”  IN
MORGANTOWN…..AND THE STOLEN S-U-V HE WAS DRIVING ENDED UP IN THE GREEN RIVER WHERE MOODY FLED ON FOOT….

HE WAS LOCATED BY A K-NINE UNIT……BUT DURING THAT TIME…. 28 YEAR OLD JENNY HOLLIMAN  FOR MSISISSE CALLED   NINE-
ONE-ONE THREE TIMES TO REPORT A CRIME….IN AN EFFORT TO KEEP OFFICER FROM LOCATING MOODY…..
MOODY WAS CHARGED WITH A NUMBER OF TRAFFIC OFFENSES AND ALSO HAD WARANTS FROM  MISSISSIPPI SERVED ON HIM….

AND HOLLIMAN WAS CHARGED WITH RECEIVING STOLEN PROPEERTY  AND FALSELY REORTING AN INCIDENT….





LOCAL OPTION ELECTON
01/25/17

THE FIRST COUNTY WIDE  LOCAL OPTION ELECTION  WAS HELD IN ALLEN COUNTY YESTERDAY…..WITH ONE QUESTION ON THE
BALLOTT…..

ARE YOU IN FAVOR OF THE SALE OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES IN ALLEN COUNTY…..

36-PERCENT OF ELIGIBLE VOTERS WENT TO THE POLLS…..AND THE PROPOSAL WAS DEFEATED WITH THE NO’s  CASTING  TWO-
THOUSAND-908 VOTES…..AND THE YES VOTES WERE TWO-THOUSAND-296…..

THE LAST  WET/DRY  ELECTION WAS HELD IN SCOTTSVILLE IN 1968…..



THERE WERE OTHER WET/DRY ELECTIONS YESTERDAY…..
CLINTON COUNTY AND TODD COUNTY BOTH VOTED TO REMAIN DRY…..
WHILE HARTFORD, IN OHIO COUINTY, APPROVED MAKING THE CITY WET….

AND  RESIDENT OF SMITHS GROVE  APPROVED THE BLUEGRASS VINEYARD  SELLING WINE AT ITS LOCATION…….



SPORTS
01/25/17

THE LADY PATRIOTS WERE AT HOME LAST NIGHT…..AND WERE DEFEATED BY BOWLING GREEN  75 TO 56....
HERE’S KYLE HARWOOD WITH YOUR US BANK GAME WRAP UP…
NEWS-5………………..:26…Q- LADY PATRIOTS 56
FOLLOWING THE GAME…..LADY PATRIOT HEAD COACH BRAD BONDS TALKED ABOUT BOWLING GREEN’S PRESSURE
DEFENSE…..….
NEWS-6……………….:16……………Q-PRESSURE BEFORE
THE NEXT GAME FOR THE LADY PATRIOTS WILL BE FRIDAY NITH WHEN THE TRAVEL TO CLINTON COUNTY……


THE AMERICAN CORNHOLE ORGANIZATION WILL BE HOLDING ITS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN OWENSBORO  AT THE END OF
JULY…AS CONTESTANTS WILL BE COMPETING FOR  30-THOUSAND DOLLARS IN PRIZE MONEY….