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Another truck load of free corn and watermelon will be given away Thursday evening starting at 6 p.m. at True Gospel Fellowship Church at 163 Sunset Hill Church. The
giveaway is for everyone.


MAMMOTH CAVE ECONOMY
07/21/14


A NEW REPORT FROM THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE SHOWS ONE-POINT-SIX MILLION VISITORS TO NATIONAL PARKS IN THE COMMONWEALTH LAST YEAR….
SPENT 99-MILLION DOLLARS….THAT SUPPORTED OVER 14-HUNDRED JOBS IN KENTUCKY…..
MOST VISITOR SPENDING WAS FOR LODGING….AND THAT WAS FOLLOWED BY FOOD AND BEVERAGES….GAS AND OIL…..ADMISSIONS AND FEES….AND
SOUVENIRS AND OTHER EXPENSES……

AT MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK…..495-THOUSAND VISITORS LAST YEAR SPENT  40-MIILLION DOLLARS IN COMMUNITIES NEAR THE PARK…..AND THAT
SPENDING SUPPORTED  567 JOBS IN THE LOCAL AREA…..




ACCIDENT
07/21/14


THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE  INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT ON DRY RIDGE ROAD THAT INJURED TWO PERSONS….

47 YEAR OLD KENNETH SCOTT OF GLASGOW TOLD DEPUTIES HE SWERVED HIS VEHICLE TO AVOID A DEER…..
SCOTT AND HIS PASSENGER…30 YEAR OLD ERIC THORNE OF SIX-20 DRY RIDGE ROAD…WERE TAKEN BY PRIVATE VEHICLE  FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT…..




ROUNDABOUT UPDATE
07/21/14

THERE ARE  NO NEW TRAFFIC IMPACTS TO THE BOWLING GREEN ROUNDABOUT PROJECT AREA FOR THIS WEEK….AS LOVING WAY….CHESTNUT STREET…AND
UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD REMAIN CLOSED…..
THE ENTIRE INTERSECTION IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE  AT THE BEGINNING  OF AUGUST….
AND  WHEN THE ROUNDABOUT OPENS ON OR BEFORE AUGUST 11TH… CHESTNUT STREET WILL BE A RIGHT TURN IN AND RIGHT TURN OUT ONLY…..



NEW STATE AUTISM OFFICE
07/21/14

THE COMMISSION FOR CHILDREN AND SPECIAL HEALTH  CARE NEEDS HAS ANNOUNCED A NEW OFFICE OF AUTISM HAS BEEN ESTABLISHED AT THE AGENCY…

THE OFFICE OF AUTISM WILL CREATE A CENTRALIZED LOCATION TO COORDINATE STATEWIDE AND REGIONAL EFFORTS TO ENHANCE THE QUALITY OF LIFE AND
INDEPENDENCE FOR INDIVIDUALS  WITH AND AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER….AND TO SUPPORT THEIR FAMILIES  AND CAREGIVERS….

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE NEW AUTISM OFFICE….CALL EIGHT-FIVE-NINE-TWO-FIVE-TWO-31-70….EXTENSION   THREE-ZERO-ZERO-THREE…..



ARREST
07/21/14

AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING BURGLARY AND DRIVING ON A D-U-I SUSPENDED LICENSE ON 445 YEAR OLD ARNOLD J. DUTY
OF 100 RAY HOOTEN ROAD……



PURSUIT
07/21/14

A TOMPKINSVILLE MAN IS BEHIND BARS FOLLOWING A PURSUIT THAT WENT INTO TENNESSEE…

STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST ATTEMPTED TO STOP A VEHICLE  DRIVEN BY 29 YEAR OLD DARREN WEIGLEB TO TOMPKINSVILLE  THAT WAS WEAVING
IN AND OUT OF TRAFFIC…
WEIGLEB REFUSED TO STOP AND FLED INTO TENNESSEE…WHERE OFFICERS DISCOVERED HIS VEHICLE  ABANDONED JUST INSIDE THE TENNESSEE LINE…
WEIGLEB HAD BEGUN WALKING BACK INTO KENTUCKY  WHERE HE WAS ARRESTED AND LODGED IN THE ADAIR COUNTY JAIL….



MEETINGS
07/21/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETS TONIGHT AT 6 AND THE PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION, GRAHAM LODGE AND THE HISTORICAL
SOCIETY ALL MEET AT 7….

TOMORROW NIGHT AT 7….ALLEN FISCAL COURT, ROYAL ARCH CHAPTER ONE-71 AND SCOTTSVILLE COUNCIL 105 ALL MEET…

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




BALLOONS-TUNES
07/18/14

THE 24TH ANNUAL U-S BANK BALLOONS…TUNES….AND B-B-Q FESTIVAL WILL BE HELD SEPTEMBER  FOURTH THRU SEVENTH AT THE BOWLING GREEN/
WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL AIRPORT….

THE FESTIVAL  IS HOSTED BY UNITED WAY OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY…AND SINGLE DAY PASSES WILL RANGE FROM FIVE TO 20-DOLLARS PER PERSON….



MONROE FERRY TO CLOSE
07/18/14

THE FERRY BARGE ON KENTUCKY TWO-14 IN MONROE COUNTY WILL TEMPORARILY CLOSE AT SIX TONIGHT FOR INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE… AND WILL
REOPEN NO LATER THAN JULY 28TH AT SIX…

THE CLOSURE WILL CREATE A DETOUR  FOR MOTORIST THAT IS APPROXIMATELY 33-MILES LONG…..



FOOD PRICES CLIMB
07/18/14

AVERAGE RETAIL FOOD PRICES IN SUPERMARKETS ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH MADE A SMALL…BUT STEADY CLIMB IN THE SECOND QUARTER OF THE
YEAR…ACCORDING TO THE LATEST KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU MARKET BASKET  SURVEY……

THE TOTAL COST OF THE SURVEY’S 40-BASIC  GROCERY  ITEMS WAS  122-DOLLARS AND 23-CENTS….WHICH IS A DOLLAR AND 53-CENTS…OR ONE-POINT-
THREE PERCENT HIGHER THANT THE SAME LIST OF ITEMS REPORTED LAST QUARTER WHICH WAS THE PREVIOUS RECORD HIGH….AND REPRESENTS AN
OVERALL ONE-POINT- EIGHT PERCENT INCREASE IN GROCERY PRICES SO FAR THIS YEAR….



BUNCH
07/18/14

28 YEAR OLD ERICA NICHOLE BUNCH OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY  AT HER RESIDENCE….MEMORIAL SERVICES WILL BE MONDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT
DUMONT HILL…AND VISITATION  WITH THE FAMILY BEGINS AT ONE-45……


SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON; CHANCE AKIN….AND HER MOTHER; JANETTA STINSON BOTH OF  SCOTTSVILLE….HER FATHER; BRICE BUNCH…AND MATERNAL
GRANDMOTHER; DEBORAH PUCKETT BOTH OF BOWLING GREEN… PATERNAL GRANDMOTHER; HELEN BUNCH OF ALVATON….A BROTHER; NATHANIEL BUNCH
OF SCOTTSVILLE…..AND FOUR SISTERS; JOANNA CARDWELL AND MORGAN BUNCH BOTH OF BOWLING GREEN AND TAYLOR WILLOUGHBY AND JESSE KATZMAN
BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE….



SPORTS
07/18/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH THE PHILLIES

THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO NEW YORK TO TAKE ON THE METS

AND THE HOT RODS PLAY IN WISCONSIN





BUDGET REDUCTION
07/17/14
06:05AM

THE KENTUCKY CONSTITUTION REQUIRES THE COMMONWEALTH HAVE A BALANCE BUDGET  AT THE END OF EACH FISCAL YEAR….AND YESTERDAY GOVERNOR
STEVE BESHEAR SIGNED A “BUDGET REDUCTION ORDER”…FOR FISCAL YEAR TWENYT-14….TO FILL A 91-MILLION DOLLAR BUDET DEFICIT….

THE ORDER WILL USE SURPLUSES AND UNSPENT MONEY FROM A VARIETY OF STATE AGENCIES AND WILL ALSO TRANSFER JUST OVER 21-MILLION DOLLARS
FROM THE COMMONWEALTH’S  98-MILLION DOLLAR RAINY DAY FUND….
THE GOVERNOR  DID AVOID USING  ”CARRY OVER FUNDS”   THAT ARE BUDGETED FOR THE CURRENT FISCAL YEAR……


KY 252 WORK
07/17/14
12:05PM

KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CREWS AE BEGINNING WORK TODAY ON KENTUCKY  TWO-52 IN ALLEN COUNTY….

PART OF THE WORK WILL TAKE PLACE ON TOP OF BARREN RIVER DAM….AS CREWS ARE DOING MILLING WORK IN PREPARATION FOR RESURFACING…. WHICH
IS EXPECTED TO START APPROXIMATELY A WEEK FOLLOW THE COMPLETION OF THE MILLING…..





ARREST
07/17/14
12:05PM

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING  VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY E-P-O/D-V-O ON 58 YEAR OLD
RAYMOND SHRUM OF THREE-43 SOUTH COURT……



FANCY FARM PICNIC
07/17/14
08:05AM

THE START OF THE FALL ELECTION SEASON IN KENTUCKY IS RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER WITH THE 134TH FANCY FARM PICNIC COMING UP AUGUST
SECOND….

RECORD CROWDS ARE EXPECTED AND ORGANIZERS  SAY SPEAKERS WILL HAVE A NEW PLATFORM TO STAND ON…..AND THEY’RE  URGING CANDIDATES’
CAMPAIGNS  TO PREACH  CIVILITY  TO THEIR SUPPORTERS….…
SPONSORED BY ST. JEROME CATHOLIC CHURCH….FANCY FARM….LOCATED IN GRAVES COUNTY….HAS ABOUT 500-RESIDDNTS….BUT IS EXPECTING OVER 15-
THOUSAND FOR THIS YEAR’S PICNIC…..

THIS YEAR’S  SPEAKERS  ARE LIMITED TO CANDIDATES AND CURRENT CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS…..AND EACH WILL GET ABOUT FIVE MINUTES TO DELIVER  
THEIR REMARKS….….





CAMPBELLSVILLE REGENTS APPROVE CHANGE
07/17/14

THE CAMPBELLSVILLE UNIVERSITY BOARD OF REGENTS HAVE APPROVED  NEW  “BYLAWS” TO GET MORE FLEXIBILITY OVER APPOINTMENTS  AND ACADEMIC
FREEDOM…AND OVER THE NEXT FOUR YEARS PHASE OUT ABOUT ONE-MILLION DOLLARS IN FUNDING THEY RECEIVE   FROM THE KENTUCKY BAPTIST
CONVENTION….

THE NEW  BYLAWS WILL DEFINE A  “PARTNERS IN MINISTRY” RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE TWO GROUPS AND WOULD ALLOW THE SCHOOL  TO CHOOSE ITS
OWEN TRUSTEES…..



BOIL WATER ADVISORY
07/17/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT HAS ISSUED A BOIL WATER ADVISORY FOR BOWLING GREEN ROAD…FROM V-C TABOR ROAD AND ALL ADJOINING ROAD….
TO THE WARREN COUNTY LINE…

THE BOIL WATER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE….



SPORTS
07/17/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE HOT RODS ARE IN WISCONSIN TO TAKE ON THE TIMBER RATTLES…..

AND MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL TEAMS RETURN TO ACTION TOMORROW FOLLOWING THE ALL-STAR BREAK….


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT…..

THE HOT RODS DROPPED A SIX TO THREE DECISION TO WISCONSIN…..




KIRBY
7-16-14

71-YEAR-OLD JAMES KIRBY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TODAY (WED) AT HIS RESIDENCE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY MORNING AT ELEVEN AT THE STRODE
FUNERAL HOME SCOTTSVILLE CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN THE FRIENDSHIP COMMUNITY CHURCH CEMETERY IN WARREN COUNTY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER
FOUR TOMORROW (THURS) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…MILITARY RITES WILL BE PERFORMED GRAVESIDE.

HE IS SURVIVED BY GAIL BROWNFIELD OF SCOTTSVILLE…A STEP SON… STEVE HASWELL…. TWO STEP DAUGHTERS…JACKIE HASWELL AND MELINDA JONES
ALL OF BOWLING GREEN,,,.. FOUR BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW … LAWRENCE AND NELL…WENDELL AND MARION AND EARL AND JOYCE ALL OF ALVATON
AND LARRY AND SHARON OF SCOTTSVILLE…ONE SISTER…FRANCIS THOMAS OF BOWLING AND TWO SISTERS-IN-LAWS…BETTY KIRBY AND CATHERINE KIRBY
BOTH OF BOWLING GREEN…
ONE GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES.





TEEN SMOKING RATE DROPS
07/16/14

KENTUCKY HAS DROPPED TO SIXTH  PLACE AMONG SURVEYED STATES LAST YEAR FOR HIGH SCHOOL CIGARETTE USE…..WHICH IS A SIGNIFICANT
IMPROVEMENT FOR THE COMMONWEALTH’S FIRST PLACE RANKING IN TWENY-11….

THE SURVEY SHOWED THAT 17-POINT-NINE PERCENT OF KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS REPORT CURRENT CIGARETTE SMOKING….WHICH IS DOWN
FROM 24-POUNT-ONE PERCENT IN TWENTY-11….

THE NATIONAL RATE IS 15-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT…AND THE DROP MEANS KENTUCKY HAS MET ITS HEALTHY KENTUCKIANS  20-20  GOAL OF REDUCING  
YOUTH SMOKING TO 19-PERCENT OR LESS….AND IS MOVING TOWARD ITS KENTUCKY-HEALTH-NOW GOAL OF REDUCING THE COMMONWEALTH’S SMOKING
RATE BY 10-PERCENT IN THE NEXT FIVE YEARS…..



ARREST
07/16/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATED A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON KENTUCKY 100 THAT RESULTED  IN DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER CITING ONE
OF THE DRIVERS….32 YEAR OLD JOHNNY NORRIS OF BOWLING GREEN….FOR FAILURE TO MAINTAIN  INSURANCE AND NO OR EXPIRED REGISTRATION PLATE…..




NEW TROJANETTE COACH
07/16/14

THE BARREN COUNTY TROJANETTE BASKETBALL TEAM HAS A NEW HEAD COACH….

BRAD JOHNSON…A 1987 GRADUATE OF BARREN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL…WILL TAKE OVER THE REINS OF THE BASKETBALL TEAM AND WILL ALSO SERVE AS
ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL….
JOHNSON BEGAN HIS COACHING CAREER  IN 1989 AS SEVENTH GRADE BOYS COACH AT AUSTIN/TRACY….HE THEN SERVED AS BARREN COUNTY ASSISTANT
BOYS COACH FROM 1991 THRU 1996…JOHNSON WAS HEAD GIRLS COACH IN OHIO COUNTY FROM TWO-THOUSAND-THREE  THRU 2000-2009 ….AND WAS
GRAYSON COUNTY GIRLS COACH FROM 2009-2014……



BAPTIST HOSPITALS TOPS
08/16/14

ACCORDING TO U-S NEWS AND WORLD REPORT….BAPTIST HOSPITALS EARNED THE TOP TWO SPOTS IN THE COMMONWEALTH AS THE BEST HOSPITALS FOR
TWENTY-14-15…..

BAPTIST HEALTH LEXINGTON MOVED UP FROM NUMBER FOUR  LAST YEAR TO CLAIM  THE TOP SPOT IN KENTUCKY THIS YEAR….AND BAPTIST  HEALTH
LEXINGTON  AGAIN TIED FOR NUMBER TWO THIS YEAR…WITH LAST YEAR’S TOP-RATED HOSPITAL  SAINT ELIZABETH EDGEWOOD…
THE MAYO CLINIC WAS NAMED THE NATIONS TOP HOSPITAL




ARREST
07/16/14

A NUMBER OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

AT “THE CORE”….CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON CHARGED A 14 YEAR OLD WITH  THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING….ALLEGEDLY THE YOUNG MAN HAD TAKEN A 185-
DOLLAR PAIR OF RAY-BAN SUNGLASSES OUT OF A LOCKER…..

AT RITE AIDE…..A 17-YEAR OLD FROM FRANKLIN WASH CHARGED WITH THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-SHOPLIFTING BY OFFICER DAVID CLARK….

22 YEAR OLD ALEXANDRA CURRY OF BOWLING GREEN WAS ARRESTED ON A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR BY SERGEANT MICKEY ATWOOD….

AND OFFICER CHAD FOSTER ARRESTED PHILLIP YARBEN OF MT. STERLING ON A WARRANT CHARGING ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE….










KENTUCKY DRIVER’S LICENSES
07/16/15

BY TWENTY-16….INDIVIDUALS WITH A DRIVER’S LICENSE  FROM KENTUCKY AND NINE OTHER STASES…WILL HAVE TO SHOW A PASSPORT OR OTHER FORM OF
FEDERAL IDENTIFICATION TO COMPLY WITH A LAW TIGHTENING SECURITY ACROSS THE COUNTY…

UNDER THE “REAL I-D ACT OF THOUSAND-FIVE”…..THE TOUGHER  I-D STANDARDS WILL GO INTO EFFECT FOR “RESTRICTED AREAS”  IN  “ALL FEDERAL
FACILITIES” AND FOR NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS….AND BY TWENTY-16 WILL AFFECT AIRLINE TRAVEL….
THE PROBLEM IS THE LAW REQUIRES A DRIVER’S LICENSE  TO BE ISSUED BY A SINGLE STATE AGENCY…AND IN KENTUCKY….THE CIRCUIT CLERK’S OFFICE IN
EACH COUNTY ISSUES  DRIVER’S LICENSES…….


RECORD FUND RAISING
07/16/14

THE TWO CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR U-S SENATE IN THE COMMONWEALTH THIS FALL….SHATTERED FUND RAISING  RECORDS LAST QUARTER….

DEMOCRAT ALISON LUNDERGAN GRIMES  RAISED OVER FOUR-MILLION DOLLARS DURING THE SECOND QUARTER….WHILE REPUBLICAN MITCH MCCONNELL  
RAISED JUST OVER THREE MILLION….
HOWEVER GRIMES STILL TRIALS MCCONNELL IN  TOTAL CASH….AS MCCONNELL HAS RAISED OVER  25-MILLION DOLLARS THIS ELECTION CYCLE  AND GRIMES
HAS RAISED JUST OVER  11-MILLION….


SHOOTING-SIMPSON UPDATE
07/16/14

STATE POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A SHOOTING AT THE KENTUCKY WELCOME CENTER IN SIMPSON COUNTY….

AROUND NINE-30 LAST NIGHT…..A MALE SUBJECT WALKED UP TO A VEHICLE  THAT WAS PARKED IN THE REST AREA AND OPENED FIRE ON THE DRIVER…THE
ACCORDING TO WITNESSES THE MALE SUBJECT  THEN TURNED THE GUN ON HIMSELF…

THE DRIVER….40 YEAR OLD JAMIE PLYMET OF TENNESSEE DIED AT THE MEDICAL  CENTER AT FRANKLIN….AND THE SHOOTER…39 YEAR OLD JAMES ROAMES
ALSO OF TENNESSEE….WAS FLOWN TO SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER WHERE HE DID FROM HIS INJURIES….




FATAL-RUSSELL
07/15/14


STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST SAY AN ACCIDENT ON THE NUNN PARKWAY IN RUSSELL COUNTY SUNDAY HAS CLAIMED THE LIFE  OF TWO
LOUISVILLE RESIDENTS…

54 YEAR OLD KENNETH BELL…A PASSENGER IN THE 1997 TOYOTA….DIED AT THE SCENE….
AND THE DRIVER…55 YEAR OLD DANA BELL…WAS FLOWN TO THE U-K MED CENTER WHERE SHE DIED YESTERDAY…..



CITY  COUNCIL
07/15/14

AT LAST NIGHT’S SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING….FIRST READING WAS GIVEN TO AN ORDINANCE ESTABLISHING A TWO HOUR PARKING LIMIT ON THE
SQUARE AND ONE BLOCK OFF THE SQUARE…..
HE COUNCIL ALSO GAVE FIRST READING TO AN ORDINANCE REZONING A TRACT OF LAND LOCATED ON SHAGBARK TRACE…COMMUNITY  PLANNER  GARY
MATHIS TOLD THE COUNCIL  THAT RESTRICTIONS  ARE BEING PLACED ON THE REZONING…..
BOTH ORDINANCES WILL RECEIVE SECOND READING AT THE COUNCIL’S AUGUST MEETING…..



HUGHES
07/15/14

94 YEAR OLD BERNEDA FRANCES KIRBY HUGHES DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY CARE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN HICKORY HILL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY….AND
MEMORIAL DONATION MAY BE MADE TO A VETERANS HOSPITAL….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER…NEVA STAMPS…AND A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; ESTLE AND IRENE ALL OF BOWLING GREEN….13 GRANDCHILDREN, 25
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND 10 GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



SPORTS
07/15/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL’S 85TH ANNUAL ALL-STAR GAME WILL BE PLAYED…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE OFF TONIGHT….


THE ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE  IS MOVING ITS MEN’S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONSHIP  GAME TO SATURDAY NIGHT…

SINCE 1982….THE SEMI-FINALS HAVE BEEN PLAYED  ON SATURDAY WITH THE TITLE GAME ON SUNDAY…
BUT STARTING THIS SEASON…..THE A-C-C TOURNAMENT  WILL MOVE TO A TUESDAY-THRU-SATURDAY FORMAT…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT….

LANSING POUNDED THE HOT RODS 11 TO SIX
…..`




HANDICAPPED PLACQUARD
07/14/14


MORE THAN 100 NEW STATE LAWS…..APPROVED DURING THE 2014 SESSION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY….GO INTO EFFECT TOMORROW….AND ONE OF
THOSE NEW LAWS AFFECTS THE COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE……
FOR MORE INFO LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE




CHECK KEES ACCOUNTS
07/14/14


KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS….AND TWENTY-14 GRADUATES SHOULD CHECK THEIR KENTUCKY EDUCATIONAL  EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP….OR
“KEES” ACCOUNTS….FOR ACCURACY…

“KEES” ALLOWS STUDENTS  TO EARN MONEY  FOR COLLEGE BY GETTING GOOD GRADES IN HIGH SCHOOL…AND FOR QUALIFYING SCORES ON THE A-C-T  OR      
S-A-T….STUDENTS ELIGIBLE FOR FREE OR REDUCED  LUNCHES MAY ALSO EARN AWARDS  FOR GOOD SCORES  ON ADVANCED PLACEMENT AND
INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE  EXAMS….

TO CHECK AWARDS  AND PERSONAL INFORMATION….GO ON-LINE TO  “K-H-E-A-A-DOT-COM”…IF THEY DO NOT  HAVE A “MY KHEAA” ACCOUNT….THEY CAN SET
ONE UP USING THE “SIGN IN” BUTTON  ON THE KHEAA HOME PAGE……





COPAS HEARING
07/14/14


FRIDAY IN ALLEN CIRCUIT COURT…..A THREE DAY SENTENCING HEARING FOR CHARLES COPAS CAME TO A CLOSE….

IN FEBRUARY….COPAS PLEAD GUILTY  TO THE MURDER OF 22-YEAR OLD CHELSEY MAHANEY AND HER UNBORN CHILD….
BECAUSE THERE IS NO PLEA AGREEMENT…THE DEATH PENALTY IS STILL AN OPTION IN THE CASE…AND FINAL SENTENCING IS SET FOR AUGUST 19TH……




SOMERSET TEEN DROWNS
07/14/14


A SOMERSET  TEEN DROWN IN LAKE CUMBERLAND YESTERDAY….

18-YEAR OLD TOBIAS NAPIER WAS SITTING ON A LEDGE  WITH HIS FEET IN  THE WATER…WHEN HE APPARENTLY SLIPPED  IN AT A SPOT WHERE THE LAKE GOES
ALMOST  STRAIGHT DOWN FOR 60 FEET…
NAPIER WASN’T A STRONG SWIMMER…AND IT TOOK DIVERS OVER TWO-HOURS TO LOCATE HIS BODY….





AG LOANS
07/14/14


THE KENTUCKY AGRICULTURAL FINANCE CORPORATION HAS APPROVED ONE-POINT-FIVE MILLION DOLLARS IN 14 AGRICULTURE  LOANS FOR PROJECTS IN
THE COMMONWEALTH…..

SEVEN COUNTIES….INCLUDING LOGAN….RECEIVED AGRICULTURAL INFRASTRUCTURE LOANS TOTALING 289-THOSUND-592 DOLLARS…
LOGAN COUNTY WAS ALSO ONE OF SIX COUNTIES  RECEIVING A TOTAL OF ONE-POINT-ONE MILLION DOLLARS IN BEGINNING FARMER LOANS…

AND BARREN COUNTY RECEIVED  A 100-THOUSAND DOLLAR LOAN FROM THE VETERINARY LOAN PROGRAM…..



MEETINGS
07/14/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE DEMOCRATIC WOMEN’S CLUB MEETS TONIGHT AT 6-30 AND CITY COUNCIL AND THE BEE KEEPERS BOTH MEET AT 7…..

THE HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASE COUNCIL MEETS TOMORROW MORNING AT 10 AND THE EAST ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT AUXILIARY MEETS TOMORROW NIGHT AT
7….

THURSDAY MORNING AT 7-30 THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BREAKFAST CLUB MEETS,  THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE
ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP MEETS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 4   AND THE D-A-V AND LADIES AUXILIARY MEET THURSDAY NIGHT AT 7…….




BIRGE
07/14/14

71 YEAR OLD RICHARD BIRGE OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE WEDNESDAY
MORNING AT 10 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FOUR TOMORROW (TUES)
AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL  HOME….AND IN LIEU OF FLOWERS… EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO “A-A”…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY FOUR SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; KEITH AND VALERIE AND KEVIN AND KIM ALL OF ILLINOIS AND DARYL AND DEBORAH AND MICHAEL AND
JENNA ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….THREE BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; LEONARD OF BROWNSVILLE AND  LARRY AND MARY AND DARYL AND MARY-D ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE….AND TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; NORMA AND HERMAN DRAPER OF ADOLPHUS AND EVELYN HORNE OF SCOTTSVILLE….EIGHT
GRANDCHILDREN AND TWO GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



LYLES
07/14/14

59 YEAR OLD CHARLES MICHAEL LYLES OF GLASGOW DIED FRIDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE…FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE THIS
AFTERNOON (MON) AT ONE AT A-F-CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME IN GLASGOW WITH BURIAL IN HENDERSON CEMETERY…..VISITATION IS IN PROGRESS AT THE
FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; MARILYN LYLES….A SON; CHUCK OF GLASGOW…A DAUGHTER; CASEY STURGEON OF CAVE CITY…HIS MOTHER; EMOGENE LYLES
OF SCOTTSVILLE….A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; TERRY AND DEE OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND TWO SISTERS; SUSAN LAW OF SCOTTSVILLE AND TAMMY WITCHER
OF GLASGOW….….




SPORTS
07/14/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL IS OFF THRU THURSDAY FOR THE ALL-STAR BREAK….

AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO WIND UP THEIR SERIES WITH LANSING…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE BRAVE DOWNED THE CUBS 10 TO SEVEN…
IT WAS THE REDS SIX AND THE PIRATES THREE…
AND THE HOT RODS BEAT LANSING THREE TO ONE….

AT THE NEW HAMPSHIRE SPEEDWAY…BRAD KESELOSKI COMPLETED THE WEEK-END SWEEP BY WINNING THE SPRINT CUP CAMPING WORK 301
YESTERDAY…SATURDAY KESELOSKI TOOK THE CHECKERED FLAG IN THE NATIONWIDE RACE…

AND GERMANY CLAIMED THE WORLD CUP WITH A ONE-NILL WIN OVER ARGENTINA IN EXTRA TIME….




ARREST
07/13/14

FRIDAY…THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ATTEMPTED TO SERVED WARRANTS ON 40 YEAR LD ANTHONY LUNDY AT HIS RESIDENCE AT TWO-14 GLEN
LILY ROAD..
WHEN OFFICERS ARRIVED…A STRONG CHEMICAL ODOR  WAS COMING FROM THE RESIDENCE….
LUNDY FINALLY SURRENDERED  AND WAS ARRESTED ON THE OUTSTANDING WARRANTS….A SEARCH WARRANT WAS OBTAINED AND THREE OTHER
INDIVIDUALS AND COMPONENTS USED TO MANUFACTURE METH WERE  LOCATD  INSIDE….
19 YEAR OLD MILTON MONTGOMERY, 30 YEAR OLD BRIAN GROSS AND 40 YEAR OLD MELINDA LUNDY….ALONG WITH ANTHONY LUNDY….ALL OF BOWLING
GREEN….WERE  CHARGED WITH A NUMBER OF  DRUG OFFENCES  INCLUDING MANUFACTURING  METH….



ACCIDENT-HART
07/13/14

AN ACCIDENT FRIDAY AT THE INTER-SECTION OF KENTUCKY  TWO-18 AND 31-E IN HART COUNTY INJURED ONE PERSON….

ACCORDING TO STATE POLICE…..A VEHICLE DRIVEN BY 21 YEAR OLD JESSICA VINCENT OF BLACK GNAT PULLED INTO THE PATH OF A CONCRETE TRUCK
OPERATED BY 52 YEAR OLD JAMES RUNYON OF GLASGOW….
VINCENT WAS TAKEN BY E-M-S TO CAVERNA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL FOF TREATMENT….




PEDIGO
07/13/14

54 YEAR OLD TERIESA LYNN  PEDIGO OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SAT) AT HOSPICE HOUSE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TUESDAY AT 12NOON AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT  HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (MON) MORNING AT THE
FUNERAL HOME AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES…..

SHE’S SURVIVE BY HER HUSBAND; FRANKIE PEDIGO….A DAUGHTER; MICHELLE WHEELER OF FRANKLIN….A SON; JOEY PEARSON OF SCOTTSVILLE….TWO
BROTHERS; MIKE PEARSON OF NORTH  CAROLINA AND GARY PEARSON OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; DONNA WRIGHT AND
MARLENE AND PATRICK TOLLE ALL OF TENNESSEE….SIX GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



MEADOR
07/13/14

82 YEAR OLD RONALD LEE MEADOR OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED FRIDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES  WILL BE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AT THREE AT
GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL  IN ALLEN COUNTY  MEMORIAL GARDENS WITH MILITARY RITES…VISITATION BEGINS  AFTER FOUR  THIS AFTERNOON AT THE
FUNERAL HOE…AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO  A-L-S…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER AND SONS-IN-LAW; MARLA AND GORDON CARTER….A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; FRANK AND RUBY MEADOR…AND A
SISTER; JUNE PERRY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..TWO BROTHERS-IN-LAW; EARL SPURLOCK AND WIFE BETTY OF RUSSELLVILLE AND GARY SPURLOCK AND WIFE
LINDA OF TENNESSEE…AND A SISTER-IN-LAW; DIXIE MEADOR OF SCOTTSVILLE….TWO GRANDCHILDREN, AND TWO GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…




THEFT
07/11/14

A THEFT REPORTED TO SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….
BRENDA WILLIAMS AT  REFLECTIONS BEAUTY SHOP ON OLD GALLATIN ROAD…TOLD SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT THAT A BLACK WOODEN BENCH WITH BURLAP ON
THE FRONT….THAT WAS SITTING IN FRONT OF THE SHOP…. HAD BEEN TAKEN …..



STATE BUDGET DEFICIT
07/11/14

THE FINAL NUMBERS ARE IN….AND THE COMMONWEALTH IS FACING AN ALMOST 91-MILLION DOLLAR BUDGET SHORTFALL FOR THE FISCAL YEAR THAT ENDED
JUNE 30TH….

ACCORDING TO STATE BUDGET DIRECTOR JANE DRISKELL….GENERAL FUND REVENUE…WHICH PAYS FOR MOST STATE PROGRAMS… TOTALED NINE-POINT-46
BILLION DOLLARS….WHICH WAS 90-POINT-NINE MILLION DOLLARS OR ONE-PERCENT LESS THAN  THE OFFICIAL REVENUE   WHICH PROJECTED  TWO-POINT-
TWO PERCENT GROWTH IN REVENUE….
AND THE ROAD FUN ALSO FELL SHORT OF PROJECTIONS  BY ONE-POINT-FOUR PERCENT….
OFFICIALS  WILL HAVE TO DETERMINE HOW TO DEAL WITH THE SHORTFALL AS KENTUCKY’S CONSTITUTION REQUIRES A BALANCED BUDGET….



ROUNDABOUT UPDATE
07/11/14

MOTORISTS WILL HAVE ONE NEW ADDITIONAL IMPACT TO THE ROUNDABOUT PROJECT  AT THE INTERSECTION OF 31-W…LOVING WAY…AND UNIVERSITY
BOULEVARD IN BOWLING GREEN…

BEGINNING AS EARLY AS THIS WEEK-END…MOTORISTS TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND ON 31-W THROUGH  THE AREA…WILL HAVE A MINOR SHIFT THAT WILL PUT
THEM  ON PART OF THE NEWLY CONSTRUCTED  PROJECT… NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC MADE A SIMILAR SHIFT LAST WEEK….

MEANTIME….LOVING WAY…CHESTNUT STREET…AND UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD  FROM NORMAL STREET TO  31-W REMAIN CLOSED…
WKU HEALTH CARE
07/11/14

THE WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY BOARD OF REGENTS  HAVE APPROVED A PLAN TO PRIVATIZE ITS HEALTH SERVICES….

STARTING AUGUST FIRST…GRAVES GILBERT CLINIC  WILL BEGIN PROVIDING HEALTH SERVICES AT WESTERN…THE CONTRACT WHICH RUNS THRU  TWENTY-
18….WILL ALLOW THE UNIVERSITY TO USE  MORE  THAN ONE-MILLION DOLLARS ALLOCATED TO HEALTH SERVICES TO BE USED TO HELP BALANCE THE
BUDGET….
THE CLINIC AND WESTERN WILL ALSO SHARE THE COST OF AN APPRAISAL TO ASSESS THE VALUE OF THE EQUIPMENT  AND MEDICAL SUPPLIES  THE CLINIC
WILL PURCHASE FROM THE SCHOOL….



ATKERSON
07/11/14

91 YEAR OLD HAROLD “ZIP” ATKERSON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT
TWO AT  J-C KIRBY AND SON FUNERAL HOME…LOVERS LANE CHAPEL…IN BOWLING GREEN…VISITATION  BEGINS AFTER FOUR TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON
AT THE FUNERAL HOME….AND EXPRESSIONS  OF SYMPATHY MAY BE MADE TO HOSPICE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; VIRGINIA JORDAN ATKERSON….A SON;  MIKE JOHNSON OF ROCKFIELD….AND A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; FREDA AND DON
CONSTANT OF SCOTTSVILLE…EIGHT GRANDCHILDREN AND 10 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….




SPORTS
07/11/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE IN CHICAGO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH THE CUBS….
THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE PIRATES…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT BOWLING GREEN BALLPARK TO OPEN A FOUR GAME SERIES WITH LANSING……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES BEAT THE METS THREE TO ONE….
THE REDS DROPPED A SIX TO FOUR DECISION TO THE CUBS….

AND THE HOT RODS GOT PAST WEST MICHIGAN FIVE TO FOUR……





THEFT
07/10/14

A THEFT FROM ANDERSONS MARKET…AT 65-13 MT. UNION ROAD….IS UNDER INVESTIGATION BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE….

FLOYD ANDERSON TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THAT AN AIR COMPRESSOR…ATTACHED TO A TANK USED OUTSIDE FOR COMMUNITIES CONVENIENCE….HAD
BEEN TAKEN…
THE VALUE OF THE COMPRESSION IS PLACED AT 300-TO-400 DOLLARS AND ANYONE WITH  ANY INFORMATION  IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE ALLEN COUNTY
SHERIFF’S OFFICE….



DART TO EXPAND
07/10/14

DART CONTAINER CORPORATION HAS ANNOUNCED AN EXPANSION OF THEIR OPERATIONS IN HART COUNTY…

DART…..A LEADING MANUFACTURER  OF SINGE-USE FOODSERVICE PACKAGING PRODUCTS….WILL INVEST 23-MILLON DOLLARS TO BUILD AN APPROXIMATELY
650-THOUSAND SQUARE-FOOT WAREHOUSE  IN HORSE CAVE…AND THE EXPANSION IS EXPECTED TO CREATE UP TO 30 NEWS JOBS….

DART OPENED ITS HORS CAVE OPERATIONS IN 1980 AND HAS  APPROXIMATELY 14-HUNDRED EMPLOYEES…..



SPORTS
07/10/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES WIND UP THEIR SERIES  IN NEW YORK AGAINST THE METS…..
THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE CUBS……

AND THE HOT RODS HOST WEST MICHIGAN…..

THE LITTLE PATRIOTS  FOOTBALL CAMP….FOR STUDENTS  IN KINDERGARTEN THRU SIXTH GRADE THIS COMING SCHOOL YEAR…WILL BE JULY 24TH AND 25TH
AT THE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL FACILITIES……

THE CAMP WILL RUN FROM NINE TO 12-30 EACH DAY…WITH LUNCH BEING SERVED IN THE HIGH SCHOOL CAFETERIA DURING THE FINAL 30-MINUTES…..
THE COST IS 30-DOLALRS PER CAMPER OR 25-DOLLARS PER CAMPER  IF A FAMILY HAS MORE  THAN ONE CHILD PARTICIPATING…
REGISTER BEGINS AT 8-30…JULY 24TH….AT PATRIOT STADIUM…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE METS BEAT THE BRAVES FOUR TO ONE….
THE REDS DOWNED THE CUBS FOUR TO ONE…

AND THE HOT RODS GOT PAST WEST MICHIGAN FOUR TO THREE…..




DAVIS
07/09/14
06:05AM

64 YEAR OLD TERRY LEE DAVIS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH
BURIAL IN RED HILL MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY…. VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10 TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; SHELIA SHOCKLEY DAVIS….A SON; BRO. ERIC DAVIS…..A DAUGHTER; EMILY DAVIS….AND TWO BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW;
ELDER CURTIS AND NANCY DAVIS AND DANNY AND GAYLE DAVIS ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..



SPORTS
07/09/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE IN NEW YORK TO PLAY THE METS….
THE REDS HOST THE CUBS…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON WEST MICHIGAN….

JULY 17TH…..THE LADY PATRIOT BASKETBALL TEAM WILL BE HOSTING A ONE-DAY CAMP FOR GIRLS  IN PRESCHOOL THRU EIGHT GRADE FOR  THE UPCOMING
SCHOOL YEAR…

THE CAMP WILL START AT 7-30 AND NO PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED…THE FEE IS 20-DOLALRS FOR GIRLS  IN PRESCHOOL  THRU THE THIRD GRADE….AND
35-DOLALRS FOR CAMPERS IN FOURTH THEY EIGHTH GRADES….
FREE BREAKFAST AND LUNCH WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE THRU  THE SUMMER FEEDING PROGRAM…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE METS RAN AWAY FROM THE BRAVES EIGHT TO THREE…
THE REDS DOWNED THE CUBS FOUR TO TWO….

AND THE HOT RODS BEAT WEST MICHIGAN THREE TO ONE……






FISCAL COURT
07/08/14

AT THEIR LAST MEETING….ALLEN FISCAL COURT VOTED TO CHANGE THE FIRE DEPARTMENT INSURANCE….AND JORDAN CLARK TALKED WITH THE COURT THIS
MORNING  ABOUT THE NEED TO PURCHASE A “SUPPLEMENTAL TAIL COVERAGE” POLICY…..
THE COURT VOTED TO PURCHASE THE POLICY FOR 15-HUNDRED DOLLARS…..
ANOTHER DISCUSSION WAS HELD CONCERNING  SWITCHING THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE RADIOS FROM ANALOG  TO DIGITAL…..
SOME CONCERN  WAS EXPRESSED  THAT THE SWITCH COULD CAUSE PROBLEMS WITH COMMUNICATING WITH THE AMBULANCE SERVICE….FIRE
DEPARTMENTS…. AND RESCUE  SQUAD AS THEY WOULD STILL BE ON ANALOG RADIOS…..THE NINE-ONE-ONE-ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETS THURSDAY NIGHT
AND A MOTION TO TABLE ANY ACTION  UNTIL THE NEXT FISCAL COURT MEETING WAS APPROVED ON A THREE TO TWO VOTE….



GEAR UP KENTUCKY
07/08/14

STUDENTS ARE ON THE WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY CAMPUS AND THE UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY CAMPUS THIS WEEK FOR THE “GEAR UP KENTUCKY”
PROGRAM….

ADMINISTERED  BY THE COUNCIL ON POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION……THE PROGRAM WHICH IS TARGETED MOSTLY AT MIDDLE  AND HIGH SCHOOL
STUDENTS…..  TEACHES THEM MANY OF THE SKILLS THEY WILL NEED TO GET TO AND GET THROUGH A COLLEGE EDUCATION….
ACCORDING  TO A TWENTY-13 STUDY…..”GEAR UP” WHICH STARTED IN THE COMMONWEALTH  IN TWO-THOUSAND….HAS HELPED MORE LOW-INCOME AND
MINORITY STUDENTS  GET TO COLLEGE AND FINISH THEIR EDUCATION…..



BRITT
07/08/14

87 YEAR OLD GENEVA MEADOR HEATH BRITT OF BOWLING GREEN DIED SUNDAY AT HOSPICE HOUSE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY….FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE
SCOTTSVILLE NATIVE WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN DOVER CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FOUR
TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME…. AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO HOSPICE OF SOUTHERN
KENTUCKY….DOVER CEMETERY….OR THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO STEP-DAUGHTERS AND STEP-SON-IN-LAW; KATHY AND BILL CARVER OF NORTH CAROLINA AND  KAREN MILLS OF INDIANA….THREE
SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; DOROTHY AND STANLEY KEEN OF WEST VIRGINIA AND BOBBIE SUE SIMS AND GRETE RANSOM BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE….. AND
THREE SISTERS-IN-LAW; SHIRLEY AND JACQULINE MEADOR BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE AND BEATRICE MEADOR OF LOUISVILLE…. FOUR GRANDCHILDREN, FIVE
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN, THREE GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR STEP-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



TAYLOR
07/08/14

80 YEAR OLD DONALD D. TAYLOR OF OKEECHOBEE, FLORIDA DIED FRIDAY AT THE OKEECHOBEE HOSPICE….FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE SCOTTSVILLE NATIVE
WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE THIS
AFTERNOON (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; HAZEL TAYLOR….THREE SONS; STEVEN AND JEFFERY BOTH OF FLORIDA AND ALLEN OF TENNESSEE….AND TWO DAUGHTERS AND
SONS-IN-LAW; BRENDA AND DEAN PETERS OF FLORIDA AND PRISCILLA AND NORMAN TURNER OF TENNESSEE….112 GRANDCHILDREN AND 12 GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..  



SPORTS
07/08/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE IN NEW YORK TO PLAY THE  METS…
THE REDS HOST THE CUBS……
AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH WEST MICHIGAN…..

TRYOUTS FOR THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAMS WILL BEGIN JULY 15TH AT THE SCOTTSVILLE COUNTRY CLUB….

STUDENTS DESIRING TO TRYOUT MUST HAVE A KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION  A PHYSICAL FROM ON FILE WITH THE SCHOOL…..OR HAVE
THE FORM WITH THEM IN ORDER TO TRY OUT…..

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE METS GOT PAST THE BRAVES FOUR TO THREE…

AND THE REDS RAN AWAY FROM THE CUBS NINE TO THREE….




LAW
07/07/14

74 YEAR OLD GEORGIE GAIL LAW OF WESTMORELAND DIED YESTERDAY (SUN)… FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT THREE AT
WOODARD FUNERAL HOME IN WESTMORELAND WITH BURIAL IN EULIA CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE
FUNERAL  HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; VOHDAH AND RALPH HARGIS OF SCOTTSVILLE AND LINDA AND WYNDOM WIX AND GAIL AND TIMMY
CLINE ALL OF TENNESSEE….A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; HENRY AND SHELIA OF AUBURN….AND A SISTER; WILLIE DAVIS OF TENNESSEE….10
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….


SPORTS
07/07/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE IN NEW YORK TO PLAY THE METS…..
THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO OPEN A FOUR GAME SERIES WITH THE CUBS…..
AND THE HOT RODS HAVE THE DAY OFF….

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS BEAT THE BREWERS FOUR TO TWO, ARIZONA DOWEND ATLANTA THREE TO ONE….

AND THE HOT RODS DROPPED AN EIGHT TO THREE DECISION TO DAYTON…..

AND AT THE DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY…ARIC ALMIROLA WON THE RAIN DELAYED….RAIN SHORTENED COKE ZERO 400….





MAN ARRESTED ON WARRANT
7-3-14

A WARRANT WAS SERVED ON 70-YEAR-OLD DOUGLAS M. LYNN OF 1277 BLANKENSHIP ROAD IN ADOLPHUS YESTERDAY MORNING AT HIS RESIDENCE.…. (TUES)

DEPUTY JEFF CENTER’S REPORT SAID LYNN IS CHARGED WITH TRAFFICKING ON A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE.




CAR RUNS INTO STORE
7-3-14
12:05 P.M.


A SCOTTSVILLE STORE WAS DAMAGED YESTERDAY AFTERNOON (TUES) JUST AFTER THREE AFTER A VEHICLE WENT THRU THE FRONT WINDOW.

A REPORT BY OFFICER TABLOTT SAYS 74-YEAR-OLD MINNIE GARRISON SAID HER FOOT SLIPPED OFF THE GAS AND HIT THE BREAK AND HER VEHICLE WENT
OVER THE CURB AND HIT THE STORE. NO-ONE WAS INJURED.







DAWSON
7-3-14
52-YEAR-OLD LOLETTA HOPE DAWSON OF WINCHESTER DIED MONDAY….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (FRI) MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL
HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE BEECH GROVE GENERAL BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS THIS EVENING AT SIX AT THE FUNERAL HOME…

SHE IS SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW…BRANDY DAWSON AND JAMES DAVIS OF LEXINGTON….HER MOTHER EULA MAE DENNISON OF
SCOTTSVILLE….AND TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…VICKIE MURPHY OF SCOTTSVILLE AND TERESA AND CHESTER AYERS OF WINCHESTER…FOUR
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.



SPORTS SCORES
7-3-14

ON THE SCOREBOARD FROM YESTERDAY


THE BRAVES BEAT THE NEW YORK METS THREE TO ONE

SAND DIEGO GOT THE BEST OF THE REDS THREE TO ZERO
AND THE HOT RODS DROPPED A DECISION TO LAKE COUNTY FOUR TO TWO.




GROUND BREAKING AT PLANT BRINGS JOBS
7-3-14

GROUND BREAKING AT THE CONSTELLIUM PLANT WAS HELD YESTERDAY IN BOWLING GREEN.
THE $150 MILLION ALUMINUM PRODUCTION FACILITY MARKS ONE OF THE LARGEST INVESTMENTS IN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY IN THE PAST DECADE. THE
PARTNERSHIP IS EXPECTED TO CREATE 80 NEW JOBS…AND WILL PRODUCE FINISHED ALUMINUM BODY SHEETS FOR CARS AND TRUCKS.

CONSTRUCTION ON THE 225,000-SQUARE-FOOT FACILITY AT THE KENTUCKY TRANSPARK WILL START THIS SUMMER.



ROAD FUND AT RISK
7-3-14
$185 MILLION DOLLARS WORTH OF ROAD PROJECTS HAVE BEEN PUT ON HOLD BY THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT DUE TO A LOOMING
SHORTFALL IN THE FEDERAL HIGHWAY TRUST FUND.
THE TRUST FUND IS THE MAIN WAY STATES PAY FOR MOST MAJOR CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS. THE MONEY COMES FROM THE FEDERAL GAS TAX THAT DRIVERS
PAY AT THE PUMP…
THAT GAS TAX HAS NOT INCREASED SINCE 1993, AND THE FUND HAS SLOWLY BEEN RUNNING OUT OF MONEY. CONGRESS HAS HAD TO TRANSFER MONEY INTO
THE FUND TO KEEP IT SOLVENT.
KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET SECRETARY MIKE HANCOCK SAID THE RISK IS NOT TO THE STATE'S ROAD FUND - WHICH HAS A BALANCE OF MORE THAN
$500 MILLION - BUT IN NOT BEING REIMBURSED FROM THE FEDERAL HIGHWAY TRUST FUND AS STATE OFFICIALS HAD EXPECTED.






McCLARD
7-2-14



65-YEAR-OLD MURL McCLARD OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AT TWO AT THE STRODE FUNERAL HOME IN SCOTTSVILLE…WITH BURIAL IN THE CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS SATURDAY
AFTERNOON AT NOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME…. MASONIC SERVICES WILL BE HELD SATURDAY NIGHT AT SEVEN AT THE FUNERAL HOME.



SPORTS
7-2-14
.

ON THE SCHEDULE TODAY…
IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….


THE BRAVES END A TWO GAME SERIES WITH THE NEW YORK METS…..
THE REDS END THEIR FOUR GAME STAND WITH SAND DIEGO
AND THE HOTS RODS TAKE ON THE LAKE COUNTY CAPTAINS.



MANCO
7-2-14



81-YEAR-OLD LEXIE MANCO OF TROY MISSOURI AND FORMERLY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT ST. JOSEPH HOSPITAL IN ST. CHARLES MISSOURI….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT 11 AT REDEMPTION WORSHIP CENTER WITH BURIAL IN THE HAYSVILLE CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS
THIS AFTERNOON AT FOUR AT THE CHURCH.

HE IS SURVIVED BY THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW…ALLEN AND CATHY OF INDIANA…DANNY AND PAM OF MISSOURI AND RONALD AND BILLEE OF
BOWING GREEN….A DAUGHTER DONNA DALTON OF MISSOURI AND A BROTHER-IN-LAW… MACK VICKERY OF MISSOURI…. 8 GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.





BG MAN ARRESTED FOR STABBING HIS MOTHER
7-2-14



BOWLING POLICE ARREST A MAN AFTER STABBING HIS MOTHER IN THE STOMACH…
POLICE RESPONDED TO WINDOVER AVENUE LAST NIGHT JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT AND CHARGED DEVIN RAY WITH ASSAULT AND RESISTING ARREST.
LENNIE RAY WAS AIR LIFTED TO A HOSPITAL FOR TREATMENT….




POLICE LOOKING FOR ROBBERY SUSPECT
7-2-14


BOWLING GREEN POLICE NEED YOUR HELP LOOKING FOR A MAN WHO BROKE INTO AN APARTMENT AT COLLEGE SUITES LAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND ROBBED
THE OCCUPANTS WITH A GUN…
THE BLACK MAN IS DESCRIBE AS BEING FIVE FOOT FIVE WITH AN AVERAGE BUILD AND WAS LAST SEEN WEARING A BLUE TANK TOP AND CARGO SHORTS.
IF ANYONE HAS ANY INFORMATION ABOUT THIS CRIME CALL THE BG. POLICE DEPARTMENT AT 270-393-4000





TWO MEN INDICTED FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER
7-2-14




TWO METCALFE COUNTY MEN WHO ALLEGEDLY SHOT AT JONATHAN GREER, INTENDING TO KILL HIM HAVE INDICTED FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER.
37-YEAR-OLD MICHAEL BENNETT AND 38-YEAR-OLD EDWARD BROOKS WERE ALSO CHARGED WITH COMPLICITY TO ATTEMPTED MURDER AND POSSESSION OF
A HANDGUN BY A CONVICTED FELON.
THE ATTEMPTED SHOOTING OCCURRED APRIL 29TH ON HIGHWAY 70 AND BLACK DOT ROAD,






KSP LAUNCHING FUNDRAISING EFFORT
7-2-14


ON A WEEK DEDICATED TO COMMEMORATING THE INDEPENDENCE AND FREEDOM OF AMERICA, THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE IS LAUNCHING A FUNDRAISING
EFFORT TO BUILD A MEMORIAL THAT WILL HONOR ALL TROOPERS WHO CURRENTLY SERVE AND THOSE WHO GAVE THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE WITH THEIR LIVES.
'THE TROOPER PROJECT' IS SPONSORED BY THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE CITIZEN'S ACADEMY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION (CAAA) AND WILL INCLUDE A SEVEN-AND-
A-HALF FOOT TALL BRONZE STATUE OF A TROOPER THAT WILL BE CENTRALLY LOCATED AT THE NEW KSP TRAINING ACADEMY IN FRANKFORT.
KSP RECORDS INDICATE THAT THE AGENCY HAS LOST 27 OFFICERS TO LINE-OF-DUTY DEATHS SINCE ITS INCEPTION.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT 'THE TROOPER PROJECT' AND SCHEDULED FUNDRAISERS, VISIT THE WEBSITE AT WWW.KSPHIKE4HEROES.COM.




TWO MEN INJURED IN ACCIDENTS IN BARREN COUNTY
7-2-14


AN ACCIDENT MONDAY ON BURKESVILLE ROAD SENT MONDAY SENT 61-YEAR-OLD DENNIS SMITH OF SUMMER SHADE TO T.J. SAMSON HOSPITAL….
REPORTS SAY SMITH WENT OFF OF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROAD, STRUCK SEVERAL SMALL TREES AND CAME TO REST IN A DITCH.
AND THEN YESTERDAY (TUES) 31-YEAR-OLD BRADLEY QUESENBERRY OF CAVE CITY  WAS WESTBOUND ON GRIDERVILLE ROAD IN A 1997 NISSAN TRUCK WHEN
HE VEERED OFF OF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROAD AND STRUCK A TREE. HE WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL FOR TREATMENT OF NON-LIFE-THREATENING
INJURIES.



GLASGOW MAN ARRESTED
7-2-14



A GLASGOW MAN WAS ARRESTED YESTERDAY FOR IMPERSONATING A PEACE OFFICER….


KSP CONDUCTED A SEARCH WARRANT IN BARREN COUNTY AT THE RESIDENCE OF 22-YEAR-OLD ROSS RODERICK

TROOPER LONNIE HODGES INITIATED AN INVESTIGATION AFTER NUMEROUS COMPLAINTS THAT RODERICK HAD STATED HE WAS KENTUCKY STATE TROOPER
AND AN OFFICER OF OTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES




SAME SEX MARRIAGES
7-2-14


A FEDERAL JUDGE IN KENTUCKY STRUCK DOWN THE STATE'S BAN ON GAY MARRIAGE YESTERDAY (TUES), THOUGH THE RULING WAS TEMPORARILY PUT ON
HOLD AND IT WAS NOT IMMEDIATELY CLEAR WHEN SAME-SEX COUPLES COULD BE ISSUED MARRIAGE LICENSES.
U.S. DISTRICT JUDGE JOHN G. HEYBURN IN LOUISVILLE CONCLUDED THAT THE STATE'S PROHIBITION ON SAME-SEX COUPLES BEING WED VIOLATES THE
EQUAL PROTECTION CLAUSE OF THE U.S. CONSTITUTION BY TREATING GAY COUPLES DIFFERENTLY THAN STRAIGHT COUPLES. THE RULING WAS THE LATEST
IN A STRING OF VICTORIES FOR GAY MARRIAGE ADVOCATES ACROSS THE NATION, AND MARKED THE MOST RECENT CONSERVATIVE STATE TO HAVE ITS BAN
OVERTURNED.
A TOTAL OF 13 GAY MARRIAGE CASES ARE PENDING IN STATE AND FEDERAL APPEALS COURTS. THOSE RULINGS ALL ARE ON HOLD PENDING APPELLATE
COURT DECISIONS. ALSO ON TUESDAY, SIX COUPLES SUED TO OVERTURN COLORADO'S GAY MARRIAGE BAN, A MOVE THAT COMES AS THE REPUBLICAN
ATTORNEY GENERAL URGED BOULDER OFFICIALS TO STOP ISSUING MARRIAGE LICENSES TO SAME SEX COUPLES






WKU FISCAL YEAR BUDGET IS LOWER THAN LAST YEAR
7-1-14
5:05 P.M.

WKU WILL BE OPERATING WITH LESS MONEY THIS YEAR AS THE 2014-15 FISCAL YEAR BUDGET HAS BEEN APPROVED AT $392 MILLION WHICH IS A DECREASE OF
1.66 MILLION FROM THE PREVIOUS FISCAL BUDGET.
NEARLY 48% OF THE BUDGET WILL COME FROM TUITION AND FEES AND STATE APPROPRIATIONS OPERATING WILL ACCOUNT FOR $69.8 MILLION OR 17.8
PERCENT, OF THE BUDGET.
THERE IS A 4.8% TUITION INCREASE FOR UNDERGRADUATE, RESIDENT STUDENTS WHICH TRANSLATES TO AN INCREASE OF $209 A SEMESTER.
UNDERGRADUATE NONRESIDENTS AND INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS WILL PAY $552 MORE A SEMESTER.  



BEST LOOKING STATE TROOPERS CAR
7-3-14


THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF STATE TROOPERS IS CONDUCTING A “BEST LOOKING CRUISER CONTEST ON ITS FACEBOOK PAGE FROM THROUGH THE
15TH…..
PHOTOS OF ALL STATE POLICE AND HIGHWAY PATROL CRUISERS ARE DISPLAYED ON THEIR FACEBOOK PAGE AT FACEBOOK DOT COM FORWARD SLASH STATT
TROOPERS….
THE CRUISER THAT GETS THE MOST "LIKES" WILL BE FEATURED ON THE COVER OF AN UPCOMING ISSUE OF THE ASSOCIATION'S TROOPER CONNECTION
NEWSLETTER.



SSA NO LONGER SENDING BENEFIT VERIFICATION LETTERS
7-3-14


BEGINNING OCTOBER 1, 2014, THE SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION WILL NO LONGER PROVIDE BENEFIT VERIFICATION LETTERS IN THEIR OFFICES.

YOU CAN STILL GET A BENEFIT VERIFICATION LETTER ONLINE INSTANTLY WITH A MY SOCIAL SECURITY ACCOUNT.
SOCIAL SECURITY REPRESENTATIVES WILL BE IN SCOTTSVILLE JULY 10TH AT ALLEN COUNTY COMMUNITY ACTION OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY TO ASSIST
INDIVIDUALS’ SIGN-UP FOR A MY SOCIAL SECURITY ACCOUNT.  BE SURE TO BRING YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS TO THE EVENT.

IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND THE EVENT YOU CAN GO ONLINE AT WWW.SOCIALSECURITY.GOV/MYACCOUNT TO SIGN UP FOR MY SOCIAL SECURITY. FOR
MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS SIGN UP EVENT, PLEASE CALL BRANDY JONES AT 270-237-4149




FUN AT BARREN RIVER LAKE
7-3-14


BREAK OUT THE RED, WHITE AND BLUE AT KENTUCKY STATE PARKS THIS JULY!

ENJOY FOURTH OF JULY ACTIVITIES AT A KENTUCKY STATE PARK THIS YEAR AS THE PARKS CELEBRATE THEIR 90TH ANNIVERSARY IN 2014. THE EVENTS
INCLUDE FIREWORKS DISPLAYS, PICNICS, ENTERTAINMENT AND MORE.

AT BARREN RIVER LAKE STATE RESORT PARK’S ANNUAL FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS CELEBRATION SPONSORED BY THE FRIENDS OF BARREN RIVER LAKE
AND PARK YOU CAN ENJOY PLENTY OF PATRIOTIC, FUN CRAFTS AND GAMES ALL WEEKEND.
FRIDAY THERE WILL BE THE ANNUAL FLOAT YOUR BOAT CONTEST, TIE-DYED T-SHIRTS, AND LIVE ENTERTAINMENT AT 6 P.M. FOLLOWED BY THE FIREWORKS
DISPLAY AT DARK. THERE IS A FEE FOR THE T-SHIRT EVENT. FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 1-800-325-0057.




ROADBLOCKS
7-3-14



KENTUCKY STATE POLICE….THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT AND SCOTTSVILLE CITY POLICE WILL BE OUT IN FORCE THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND AND
THAT MEANS THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD BLOCKS.

SCOTTSVILLE POLICE CHIEF JEFF PEARSON TELLS NEWSWATCH THAT THERE WILL BE ROADBLOCKS IN THE CITY LIMITS…. SHERIFF JEFF COOKE SAID THE
COULD BE ROAD BLOCKS ON ANDREW JACKSON AND 31…HANES ROAD AND MT UNION….1533 AND 101 AND OR AT BARREN RIVER DAM ROAD AND 31.

PEARSON SAID THE CITY HAS $4,000 LEFT IN A GRANT FROM THE HIGHWAY SAFETY DEPARTMENT FOR OVERTIME PAY WHICH ALLOWS HIS DEPARTMENT TO
PERFORM THE ROAD BLOCKS.




FREE CORN
7-3-14
8:05 A.M.



JUST IN TIME FOR YOUR HOLIDAY COOKOUTS…..GOD’S STORE HOUSE FOOD PANTY FROM THE TRUE GOSPEL FELLOWSHIP CHURCH AND COORDINATED WITH
FEEDING AMERICA WILL BE GIVING AWAY FREE CORN ON THE COB….


THE CHURCH IS LOCATED AT 163 SUNSET HILL DRIVE.

FOR MORE INFO CALL 239-4240.




IN SPORTS TODAY
7-1-14

ON THE SCHEDULE TODAY….
IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES TAKE ON THE NEW YORK METS…

THE REDS AS PART OF A THREE GAME SERIES PLAYS SAN DIEGO

AND THE HOT RODS BEGIN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH THE LAKE COUNTY CAPTAINS ….



DOLLAR GENERAL TO DONATE $10,000 TO UNITED WAY TODAY
7-1-14

IN KEEPING WITH DOLLAR GENERAL’S CORPORATE MISSION OF SERVING OTHERS AND ITS COMMITMENT TO LITERACY, DOLLAR GENERAL WILL AWARD $10,000
TO THE UNITED WAY OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY TO SUPPORT THEIR LOCAL LITERACY EFFORTS TODAY AT THE DOLLAR GENERAL SCOTTSVILLE DISTRIBUTION
CENTER IN SCOTTSVILLE…..

AND KEEP IN MIND THAT THE UNITED WAY DAY OF CARING THIS YEAR IS JULY 23RD.





64 COMMUNITY EARLY CHILDHOOD COUNCILS RECEIVE FUNDS
7-1-14
GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR YESTERDAY (MON) ANNOUNCED MORE THAN $1 MILLION IN GRANTS TO BE AWARDED TO 64 COMMUNITY EARLY CHILDHOOD
COUNCILS (CECCS) COVERING 88 KENTUCKY COUNTIES TO PROMOTE SCHOOL READINESS FOR CHILDREN.

THE GRANTS, AWARDED THROUGH THE GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF EARLY CHILDHOOD (KYGOEC), RANGE FROM $5,000 TO $50,000 PER COUNTY.

WARREN COUNTY RECEIVED TWENTY FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS…ADAIR $7,565…ALLEN-LOGAN AND SIMPSON WILL SPLIT $28,645…BARREN COUNTY
RECEIVED $17,000….BUTLER AND EDMONSON COUNTY WILL SHARE $11,900 AND HART METCALFE AND MONROE COUNTIES WILL SPLIT $19,805.




TAX RATE SET
7-1-14
THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE HAS SET THE 2014 STATE REAL PROPERTY TAX RATE AT 12.2 CENTS PER $100 OF ASSESSED VALUE.  THE
KENTUCKY REVISED STATUTE REQUIRES THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE TO SET THE REAL PROPERTY RATE NO LATER THAN JULY 1 OF EACH YEAR.  

THIS RATE IS BASED ON THE REVENUE GENERATED FROM THE INCREASE IN TAXABLE REAL PROPERTY ASSESSMENTS FROM 2013 TO 2014. IF THE REVENUE
INCREASE IS MORE THAN FOUR PERCENT AFTER THE EXCLUSION OF NEW PROPERTY ADDED TO THE TAX ROLL DURING 2014, THEN THE PRIOR YEAR RATE
MUST BE REDUCED.  BECAUSE THE ASSESSMENT INCREASE FOR 2014 IS ESTIMATED AT 1.57 PERCENT, THE STATE RATE WILL REMAIN THE SAME AS THE 2013
RATE, 12.2 CENTS PER $100 OF ASSESSED VALUE.

ALL OF THE REVENUE GENERATED FROM THE STATE PROPERTY TAX RATE WILL GO INTO THE STATE’S GENERAL FUND.




BUDDY ADAMS PASSES
7-1-14
FORMER LEGISLATOR BUDDY ADAMS OF BOWLING GREEN HAS DIED….
THE 73 YEAR OLD PASSED AWAY THURSDAY IN BONITA SPRINGS, FLA.
ADAMS SERVED AS A MEMBER OF THE STATE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR THE 21ST DISTRICT. HE SERVED AS SECRETARY FOR THE CABINET OF HUMAN
RESOURCES FOR KENTUCKY UNDER GOV. JOHN Y. BROWN JR. AND SERVED AS HIS LEGISLATIVE LIAISON.  UNTIL RECENTLY, HE WAS ON THE PUBLIC
RELATIONS COMMITTEE FOR KENTUCKY CHIROPRACTORS.
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE WEDNESDAY AT J.C. KIRBY & SON, LOVERS LANE CHAPEL.
NAME RELEASED OF MAN FOUND IN LAKE CUMBERLAND
7-1-14


THE NAME OF THE MAN WHOSE BODY WAS FOUND IN LAKE CUMBERLAND SUNDAY MORNING HAS BEEN RELEASED….
32-YEAR-OLD JUSTIN D. SHELTON WAS FROM BURNSIDE, ACCORDING TO THE PULASKI COUNTY CORONER’S OFFICE.
AN AUTOPSY WAS PERFORMED YESTERDAY (MON), BUT OFFICIALS HAVE NOT YET DETERMINED CAUSE OF DEATH.
THE CASE REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION.







GOAD
6/30/2014
3:05
86 YEAR OLD BAXTER ‘BO’ GOAD OF RED BOILING SPRINGS DIED SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT SUMMER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER… FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
WEDNESDAY AT THE ANDERSON AND SON FUNERAL HOME IN LAFAYETTE AT 2 IN THE AFTERNOON…WITH BURIAL IN ANDERSON AND SON MEMORIAL PARK…
VISITATION WILL BE THIS AFTERNOON AT 5… TUESDAY MORNING AT 10… AND WEDNESDAY MORNING AT 10

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE JEAN DONOHO OF BOILING SPRINGS…HIS SON WAYNE OF LAFAYETTE…HIS DAUGHTER TERESA COLWELL OF SCOTTSVILLE…
DAUGHTERS AND SON IN LAWS WANDA RICHARDSON AND GEORGE MORRIS OF WHITE HOUSE AND BECKY AND EDDIE MOSS OF RED BOILING SPRINGS… 6
GRANDCHILDREN AND 4 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE




SUPREME COURT- CONTRACEPTIVES
6-30-14

THE SUPREME COURT SAYS CORPORATIONS CAN HOLD RELIGIOUS OBJECTIONS THAT ALLOW THEM TO OPT OUT OF THE NEW HEALTH LAW REQUIREMENT
THAT THEY COVER CONTRACEPTIVES FOR WOMEN.

THE JUSTICES' 5-4 DECISION TODAY (MON) IS THE FIRST TIME THAT THE HIGH COURT HAS RULED THAT PROFIT-SEEKING BUSINESSES CAN HOLD RELIGIOUS
VIEWS UNDER FEDERAL LAW.



HOT CARS-HOT DOGS
6-30-14


IT'S AN ALL TOO COMMON SUMMERTIME SIGHT – DOGS LEFT IN CARS IN PARKING LOTS. ANIMAL EXPERTS SAY IT CREATES AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS
SITUATION FOR THE FAMILY PETS. MORE FROM GREG STOTELMYER.
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE


ANNUAL AMERICA’S SENIOR REPORT
6-30-14


THE UNITED HEALTH FOUNDATION IS OUT WITH ITS ANNUAL AMERICA’S HEALTH RANKINGS SENIOR REPORT.  MORE ON THE STORY FROM RICHARD FARMER….
FOR MORE ON THIS STORY LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE


BODY FOUND IN LAKE CUMBERLAND
6-30-14
THE BODY OF A MAN WAS FOUND BY A FISHERMAN YESTERDAY (SUN) AFTERNOON AROUND ONE  IN LAKE CUMBERLAND.
THE PULASKI COUNTY CORONER SAID THE MAN IS IN HIS LATE 20’S TO EARLY 30’S AND BELIEVES HIS DEATH WAS ACCIDENTAL.
THE BODY IS BEING SENT TO FRANKFORT FOR AN AUTOPSY FOR POSSIBLE IDENTIFICATION.





ARREST POLICE DEPARTMENT
6-30-14
12:05 P.M.

A 79 YEAR-OLD GLASGOW MAN HAS BEEN ARRESTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE FOR ALLEGEDLY STEALING A JOHN DEERE RIDING LAWN MOWER AND TRAILER
FROM A SCOTTSVILLE WOMAN.
SHELBY HAGERMAN OF WHITLOW CIRCLE TURNED HIMSELF INTO THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT FRIDAY ON CHARGES OF THEFT BY UNLAWFULLY
TAKING OVER FIVE HUNDRED BUT UNDER TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS….TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE AND KNOWINGLY EXPLOITING AN ADULT OVER
$300.
HE TOOK THE MOWER AND TRAILER FROM SHELBY JOHNSON OF 747 SPENCER ROAD AND ATTEMPTED TO TRADE THE TRAILER FOR A TRUCK BELONGING TO
DOROTHY McDUFFIE OF PETERS CREEK ROAD…..BUT PAINTED IT TO DISGUISE IT.


WARD
6-30-14
86-YEAR-OLD NILA DEAN RATHER WARD OF BOWLING GREEN DIED FRIDAY AT HER RESIDENCE….
FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE SCOTTSVILLE NATIVE WILL BE THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT TWO AT THE J.C. KIRBY AND SON LOVERS LANE CHAPEL… WITH BURIAL
IN THE BOWLING GREEN GARDENS…. VISITATION IS IN PROGRESS AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS –IN-LAW…JERRY AND DOROTHY MILLER AND JAMES AND LADONNA MILLER ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…AND
THREE DAUGHTERS…. JAMIE BRAWNER OF LOUISVILLE…KATHY DOWNEY OF BOWLING GREEN AND LISA MILLER OF ALVATON… SEVERAL GRANDCHILDREN AND
GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.



KY SPEEDWAY
6-30-14
BRAD KESELOWSKI DOMINATED AT THE KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY THIS WEEKEND WINNING THE SPRINT CUP SERIES RACE SATURDAY NIGHT TO BECOME THE
TRACK’S FIRST REPEAT WINNER.
THE PENSKE RACING DRIVER AND 2012 RACE WINNER FOLLOWED HIS RECORD-BREAKING POLE EFFORT TO LEAD 199 OF 267 LAPS EN ROUTE TO HIS SECOND
VICTORY OF THE SEASON AND 12TH OF HIS CAREER.
KESELOWSKI WON FROM THE POLE FOR THE FIRST TIME, PULLING AWAY AFTER RALLYING FROM SIXTH ON A RESTART TO CHASE DOWN AND PASS LEADER
KYLE BUSCH ON LAP 248.



SLOW MONEY FOR KENTUCKY
6-30-14

THERE’S A NEW OPTION FOR LOANS FOR SOME SMALL-SCALE FARMERS LOOKING TO INCREASE THEIR PRODUCTION.
ACCORDING TO THE COURIER-JOURNAL… IT’S CALLED SLOW MONEY KENTUCKY, AND IT’S THE LATEST OF 10 INVESTMENT CLUBS AND 19 LOCAL SLOW MONEY
CHAPTERS THAT HAVE FORMED ACROSS THE NATION.
SLOW MONEY MATCHES LOCAL INVESTORS WITH FAMERS AND SMALL FOOD PRODUCERS AND THE LOANS ARE TYPICALLY BETWEEN $1,000 AND $10,000 AND
REQUIRE NO COLLATERAL.
A SUSTAINABLE LOCAL FOOD ECONOMY IS THE GOAL.



ROBERTS
6-30-14
89-YEAR-OLD CLIFFORD GLENN ROBERTS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN)AT HIS RESIDENCE… FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE DECATUR ALABAMA
NATIVE WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AT TWO AT THE T. W. CROW
& SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL TO FOLLOW IN THE CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…. VISITATION BEGINS THIS AFTERNOONS (MON) AT THREE AT THE
FUNERAL HOME…. A MASONIC SERVICE WILL BE CONDUCTED AT 7:00 TONIGHT AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE GENATA BERRY ROBERTS OF SCOTTSVILLE, A BROTHER-IN-LAW, NOAH BERRY OF SCOTTSVILLE, AND THREE SISTER IN LAWS, ANN
AUSBROOKS OF BOWLING GREEN, MARGARET SCHEINER OF MORGANTOWN, KY., AND THERESA RHOTON OF LOUISVILLE….



PETTY
6-30-14
82-YEAR-OLD WANA LEE LONG PETTY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY AT THE CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY CARE….

FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE AT SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THREE (JULY 6) AT THE T. W. CROW & SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE CRESCENT HILL
CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS SUNDAY MORNING AT 11 AT THE FUNERAL HOME.


SHE IS SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW BILLY AND PAM AND BOBBY AND JUDY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE, A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW TAMMY JIM
CARY OF SHEPHERDSVILLE…. FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND NINE GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.







SAFE BOATING THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND
6-30-14
6:05 A.M.

WITH THE FOURTH OF JULY FALLING ON A FRIDAY THIS YEAR, KENTUCKY’S LAKES AND RIVERS WILL BE TEEMING WITH BOATERS ENJOYING THE LONG HOLIDAY
WEEKEND.

JULY WAS THE LEADING MONTH FOR BOAT ACCIDENTS NATIONWIDE LAST YEAR, ACCORDING TO A 2013REPORT FROM THE U.S. COAST GUARD.

OPERATOR INATTENTION WAS THE TOP CONTRIBUTING FACTOR IN BOATING MISHAPS LAST YEAR FOLLOWED BY IMPROPER LOOKOUT, OPERATOR
INEXPERIENCE AND EXCESSIVE SPEED…..ALCOHOL USE WAS THE SIXTH HIGHEST CONTRIBUTING FACTOR IN BOATING ACCIDENTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY
LAST YEAR.

KENTUCKY FISH AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION OFFICERS WILL BE OUT IN FULL FORCE OVER THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND TO HELP ENSURE THE SAFETY OF THOSE
ON THE WATER.






E-COLI HAS BEEN DETECTED INSIDE MAMMOTH CAVE
6-30-14

SEWAGE FROM A SPILL FRIDAY HAS BEEN DETECTED INSIDE MAMMOTH CAVE.  
FOLLOWING THE SPILL, PARK STAFF BEGAN COLLECTING WATER SAMPLES ABOVE AND BELOW GROUND.  SAMPLES COLLECTED ON JUNE 16 SHOWED
ELEVATED LEVELS OF THE BACTERIA E.COLI, A COMMON INDICATOR OF SEWAGE.  
PARK STAFF AND CAVELAND ENVIRONMENTAL AUTHORITY WORKERS RESPONDED TO THE SPILL FRIDAY THAT OCCURRED ALONG THE MAMMOTH CAVE
PARKWAY….WHERE THEY ESTIMATED THAT APPROXIMATELY 5,000 GALLONS LEAKED FROM SEWAGE LINES….








ARREST
06/27/14

A WARREN COUNTY MAN HAS BEEN ACCUSED OF INAPPROPRIATELY TOUCHING A NINE-YEAR-OLD GIRL…

THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT HAS CHARGED 54 YEAR OLD KENNETH WELLS OF BOWLING GREEN WITH SEXUAL ABUSE…
JUNE 24TH….POLICE RECEIVED  A CALL FROM THE PARENTS OF THE GIRL… REPORTING SHE HAD BEEN STAYING AT A RELATIVE’S HOUSE OVERNIGHT WHEN
THE INCIDENT OCCURRED…



ARREST
06/27/14
AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER ADAM REES SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING RECKLESS DRIVING AND WANTON ENDANGERMENT ON 21 YEAR OLD THERESA R. SCOTT OF 404 NORTH
THIRD……



JOB INCREASING-WAGES NOT
06/27/14

ACCORDING TO A RECENT ANALYSIS OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S ECONOMY BY THE KENTUCKY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE….MOST REGIONS IN THE STATE ARE
ADDING JOBS…BUT MOST OF THOSE JOBS DON’T PAY MUCH…..

FOUR OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S NINE REGIONS ARE ABOVE THE NATIONAL AVERAGE IN TERMS OF JOB GROWTH….BUT THE AVERAGE PAY PER JOB IN ALL NINE
REGIONS IS LOWER THAN THE NATIONAL AVERAGE…

NORTHERN KENTUCKY HAD THE  HIGHEST  GROWTH IN AVERAGE  PAY AT 18-PERCENT….WHILE  THE MOUNTAIN REGION HAD NO GROWTH….
THE NATIONAL AVERAGE FOR WAGE GROWTH SINCE THE LAST RECESSION IS ABOUT 23%…..



WARREN ROAD WORK
06/27/14

MOTORISTS TRAVELING ON KENTUCKY 185 IN WARREN COUNTY…CAN EXPECT A MAJOR IMPACT BEGINNING MONDAY….
AS THE BRIDGE OVER BARREN RIVER….JUST NORTH OF GARVIN LANE….WILL BE RESTRICTED TO ONE LANE STARTING MONDAY MORNING….
NUMEROUS TRAFFIC SIGNS WILL BE IN PLACE….BUT THE BIGGEST IMPACT WILL BE THE ADDITION OF TEMPORARY TRAFFIC SIGNALS NEAR BOTH ENDS OF THE
BRIDGE….
THE RESTRICTIONS AND SIGNALS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME WHILE DECK RESTORATION AND WATERPROOFING IS
COMPLETED…..






ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE RISES
06/27/14

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING….THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY ROSE FORM SEVEN-POINT-ONE PERCENT IN
APRIL TO SEVEN-POINT-SIX PERCENT IN MAY….HOWEVER….THIS MAY’S JOBLESS RATE WAS A FULL PERCENTAGE POINT BELOW THE EIGHT-POINT-SIX PERCENT
THAT WAS RECORDED IN MAY OF LAST YEAR……

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

STATEWIDE…..JOBLESS RATES FELL IN 103 COUNTIES…ROSE IN 11…AND REMAINED THE SAME IN SIX….
BOONE COUNTY REPORTED  THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT  AT FIVE-POINT-TWO PERCENT…WHILE JACKSON COUNT HAD THE HIGHEST  AT 17-POINT-SEVEN
PERCENT…..




SPORTS
06/26/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

AT THE WORLD CUP….THE UNITED STATES TAKES ON GERMANY…..


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…

THE BRAVE PLAY IN HOUSTON…..
THE REDS OPEN A FOUR GAME SERIES IN SAN FRANCISCO….

THE HOT RODS ARE ON THE ROAD TO WEST MICHIGAN…….

AND NASCAR WEEK-END GETS UNDERWAY TONIGHT AT THE KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY….
WHICH IS LOCATED  IN SPARTA….ABOUT HALF-WAY BETWEEN LOUISVILLE AND CINCINNATI……

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

AT THE COLLEGE WORLD SERIES….VANDERBILT TOOK THE CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A THREE TO TWO WIN OVER VIRGINIA…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE  BASEBALL….
THE BRAVES BLANKED HOUSTON FOUR TO NOTHING…
THE REDS BEAT THE CUBS FOUR TO ONE….

AND LAKE COUNTY TOOK TWO FROM THE HOT RODS BY IDENTICAL SCORES OF SEVEN TO TWO…..




KELLY
6-25-14
3:05 P.M.


79-YEAR-OLD IVA JOY CARTER KELLY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
FRIDAY MORNING AT TEN AT STRODE FUNERAL HOME IN SCOTTSVILLE WITH BURIAL IN THE MT. UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY…VISITATION
BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW (THURS)  AT THE FUNERAL HOME….MEMORIALS MAY BE MADE TO THE MT. UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY….


SHE IS SURVIVED BYA DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW…BEVERLY AND TOMMY BUCHANAN OF BOWLING GREEN…TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW…REVEREND
DOUG CARTER AND TIMOTHY AND KAREN…AND A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…TONY AND HARLAN HARWOOD ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…. 7 GRANDCHILDREN,
TWO STEP GRANDCHILDREN, 8 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND ONE GREAT-GREAT GRAND CHILD ALSO SURVIVES.  





FISCAL COURT
06/25/14

THERE WAS A GOOD CROWD ON HAND LAST NIGHT AS ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELED TO THE TRAMMEL FIRE DEPARTMENT TO HOLD THEIR MEETING… THE
ALLEN COUNTY AMBULANCE SERVICE HAS BEGUN CONSTRUCTION OF THEIR NEW FACILITY….LOCATED BEHIND THE LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER ON WOOD
STREET….
IT’S GOING TO COST ABOUT 800-THOUSAND DOLLARS TO BUILD….AND ADAM TABOR WITH EDMONTON STATE BANK TALKED WITH THE COUNT ABOUT
FINANCING….SINCE THE AMBULANCE SERVICE IS A SPECIAL TAXING DISTRICT…..
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 2WVLE
AND THE COURT VOTED TO TABLE ANY ACTION UNTIL THE NEXT MEETING…..
A DISCUSSION WAS ALSO HELD ON SWITCHING THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE RADIOS FROM ANALOG TO DIGITAL AND ANY ACTION WAS ALSO TABLED UNTIL THE NEXT
MEETING…..




SCORES
06/25/14

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……
IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE BRAVES GOT PAST THE ASTROS THREE TO TWO…
THE CUBS BEAT THE REDS SEVEN TO THREE….
THE HOT RODS GAME WAS RAINED OUT….
AND AT THE COLLEGE WORLD SERIES….VIRGINIA BEAT VANDY SEVEN TO TWO…..



SCIENCE IDOL
06/25/14

A WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY RESEARCHER HAS BEEN SELECTED AS CO-WINNER IN A “SCIENCE IDOL” COMPETITION IN WASHINGTON…

JILL MAPLES….AN ASSISTANT PROFESSOR   IN W-K-Us DEPARTMENT OF KINESIOLOGY…RECREATION…AND SPORT…HAD  THREE-MINUTES TO GIVE HER
PRESENTATION IN FRONT OF THREE JUDGES AND AN AUDIENCE OF OTHER BIOMEDICAL SCIENTISTS…





CARIBBEAN VIRUS CONFIRMED
06/25/14

THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT FOR PUBLIC HEALTH HAS CONFIRMED THE COMMONWEALTH’S FIRST CASE OF THE MOSQUITO-BORNE CHIKUNGUNYA (CHIK-EN-
GUN-YE) VIRUS….

THE CASE INVOLVES AN ANDERSON COUNTY MAN WHO RECENTLY TRAVELED TO HAITI….THE NONFATAL DISEASE IS PREVALENT IN THE CARIBBEAN…. AFRICA…
AND ASIA…

THE VIRUS CAN SPREAD TO HUMANS  ONLY IF AN INFECTED MOSQUITO BITES THEM….AND SYMPTOMS  INCLUDE HIGH FEVER….CHILLS….JOINT PAIN….AND A
RASH THAT CAN LAST FOR FOUR DAYS…..





CIRCUIT COURT
06/25/14


THE CIRCUIT COURT JURY TRIAL SCHEDULED FOR TODAY WAS BEEN CANCELLED…..CIRCUIT COURT JURORS SHOULD REPORT AGAIN JULY 17TH AT NINE…..





ARREST
06/25/14

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESULTS IN DEPUTY CHARLIE DRUMMOND CHARGING  28 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER CHANEY OF
BOWLING GREEN WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-THIRD OFFENSE AND DRIVING ON A  D-U-I  SUSPENDED LICENSE……





KY BUSINESS FRIENDLY
06/25/14

A NEW NATIONAL SURVEY HAS GIVEN THE COMMONWEALTH AN “A”  RATING FOR SMALL BUSINESS FRIENDLINESS….

LAST YEAR IN ITS ANNUAL RATING…..THUMBTACK.COM IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE KAUFFMAN FOUNDATION GAVE KENTUCKY A “B-MINUS”….AND THIS YEARS  
“A”  MAKES THE COMMONWEALTH THE MOST IMPROVE STATE IN THE SMALL BUSINESS SURVEY…..

THUMBTACK.COM SURVEYED MORE THAN 12-THOUSAND SMALL BUSINESSES ACROSS THE COUNTY…AND MOST SAID THE KEYS TO A PRO-GROWTH
ENVIRONMENT ARE EASE OF COMPLIANCE WITH TAX AND REGULATORY SYSTEMS…..AND HELPFUL TRAINING PROGRAMS……
THAT’S WHY LAST YEAR….THE KENTUCKY CABINET FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CREATED THE OFFICE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP……





ARREST
06/25/14

ACTING ON A TIP…..DEPUTIES FROM THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE WENT TO A RESIDENCE ON GLENMORE ROAD WHERE THEY LOCATED
COMPONENTS COMMONLY USED IN THE MANUFACTURE OF METH….

AND THE INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF 24 YEAR OLD DAKOTA ABNEY AND 28 YEAR OLD BRANDI BASHAM….BOTH OF BOWLING GREEN….








SPORTS
06/25/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES PLAY IN HOUSTON…..
THE REDS ARE IN CHICAGO TO TAKE ON THE CUBS….
AND THE HOT RODS HOST LAKE COUNTY…..

AT THE COLLEGE WORLD SERIES….

VANDY TAKES ON VIRGINIA IN THE THIRD  AND DECIDING GAME…..


IT WAS ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY THAT THE BREEDERS CUP WILL BE RETURNING TO KENTUCKY….….AS KEENELAND WILL HOST THE EVENT FOR THE FIRST  
TIME IN OCTOBER  OF NEXT YEAR…..
THE BREEDERS CUP WAS LAST RUN  IN THE BLUEGRASS IN TWENTY-11…..


LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL PLAY KATIE YOUNG WILL TAKE PART IN THE NINTH ANNUAL KENTUCKY/TENNESSEE ALL-STAR SERIES TOMORROW AT WESTERN
KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY…

THE ONE-DAY…BEST TWO-OUT-OF-THREE SERIES…WILL BE PLAYED AT WESTERN’S  SOFTBALL COMPLEX….WITH THE FIRST GAME  AT NOON….THE SECOND
GAME AT TWO…WITH A THIRD GAME…IF NECESSARY….AT FOUR….

YOUNG WHO WILL PLAY HER COLLEGE SOFTBALL AT GEORGETOWN….WAS SELECTED FOR THE EVENT  AFTER  PLAYING IN THE KENTUCKY  EAST/WEST ALL
STAR GAME….




KELLY
6/24/2014
5:05
79 YEAR OLD IVA JOY KELLY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TODAY (TUESDAY)  AT THE MEDICAL CENTER IN BOWLING GREEN…FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS ARE
INCOMPLETE AT THIS TIME BUT WILL BE UNDER THE DIRECTIONS OF STRODE FUNERAL HOME


SMITH
6/24/2014
3:05
82 YEAR OLD FRED G SMITH OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED MONDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE… FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT 1 AT STRODE FUNERAL
HOME IN TOMPKINSVILLE WITH BURIAL IN BETHLEHEM CEMETERY…VISITATION WILL BE AFTER 11 IN THE MORNING ON THURSDAY AND AFTER 7:30  IN THE
MORNING ON FRIDAY AT THE FUNERAL HOME

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE IVA JEAN OF FOUNTAIN RUN…THREE DAUGHTER BARBARA SUE WOOD OF FOUNTAIN RUN…BETTY SIMMONS OF FLIPPIN AND
SHARON PROPES AND HER HUSBAND JEFFERY OF GLASGOW…AND HIS BROTHER  J.C. SMITH OF TN…SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN…NINE GREAT
GRANDCHILDREN…THREE GREAT GREAT GRANDCHILDREN… AND SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE



SPORTS
06/24/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES ARE ON THE ROAD TO HOUSTON…..
THE REDS TAKE ON THE CUBS IN CHICAGO…..

AND THE HOT RODS RETURN TO BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH  LAKE COUNTY……

AND VANDERBILT TAKES ON VIRGINIA IN GAME TWO OF THE COLLEGE WORLD SERIES FINALS….

THE UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY ANNOUNCED  YESTERDAY THEY HAVE SIGNED A 15-YEAR….210-MILLION DOLLAR PARTNERSHIP  WITH J-M-I SPORTS THAT
INCLUDES RADIO BROADCAST RIGHTS TO WILDCATS GAMES  AND NAMING RIGHTS TO ON-CAMPUS ATHLETIC FACILITIES…





ALLEN COUNTY FAIR
06/23/14

TODAY IS DAY THREE OF THE ALLEN COUNTY FAIR….AND DENNIS HARPER TELLS US ABOUT TODAY’S ACTIVITIES……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
AND YOUR GATE FEE AT THE FAIRGROUNDS  INCLUDES UNLIMITED RIDES ON THE MIDWAY……


MEETINGS
06/23/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….
THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT 4:30….
AND HALF-WAY LODGE MEETS TONIGHT AT 7…..
TOMORROW NIGHT AT 7…..ALLEN FISCAL COURT, ROYAL ARCH CHAPTER ONE-71 AND SCOTTSVILLE COUNCIL 105 ALL MEET ….
AND THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCIL MEETS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 5…..



ROUNDABOUT UPDATE
06/23/14

MOTORISTS CAN EXPECT A MAJOR IMPACT IN THE AREA OF THE BOWLING GREEN ROUNDABOUT PROJECT….AT THE INTERSECTION OF 31-W….UNIVERSITY
BOULEVARD….AND LOVING WAY IN THE COMING WEEKS….

TODAY THRU JULY FOURTH….THE IMPACT WILL STAY LARGELY  THE SAME AS THEY HAVE BEEN…..BUT STARTING JULY SIXTH….UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD WILL BE
CLOSED TO THROUGH TRAFFIC…BEGINNING AT THE TRAFFIC SIGNAL AT THE INTERSECTION OF UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD AND NORMAL STREET…. AND THIS
CLOSURE REMAIN UNTIL  THE ROUNDABOUT OPENS ON OR BEFORE AUGUST  11TH….

STARTING JULY SIXTH…..MOTORISTS WILL NEED TO UTILIZE KENTUCKY TWO-31…..US-68-X….KENTUCKY TWO-34….AND 31-W……



CHILD CARE PROGRAM FUNDING
06/23/14

THE COMMONWEALTH’S CHILD CARE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM IS GOING TO RECEIVE MORE FUNDING……

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR ANNOUNCED FRIDAY THAT THE PROGRAM…..THAT HELPS WORKING PARENTS  PAY FOR CHILD CARE…WOULD RECEIVE MORE
FUNDING AUGUST FOURTH AND THE INCOME ELIGIBILITY  FOR THE PROGRAM WILL INCREASE FROM 125-PERCENT OF THE FEDERAL POVERTY LEVEL TO 140-
PERCENT…..
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY GAVE ALLOCATED THE  PROGRAM ALMOST 39-MILLION DOLLARS FOR THE COMING FISCAL YEAR….AND JUST OVER 58-MILLION FOR
THE FOLLOWING YEAR….
BESHEAR  ALSO SAID THE INCOME GUIDELINES  WOULD RISE BACK TO 150-PERCENT OF THE FEDERAL POVERTY LEVEL ON JULY-FIRST….TWENTY-15…..




CONCEAL CARRY PERMITS
06/23/14

OVER THE LAST 10-YEARS….THE NUMBER OF CONCEALED-CARRY GUN PERMITS IN THE COMMONWEALTH  HAS RISEN FROM  11-THOUSAND ISSUED IN TWO-
THOUSAND-FOUR TO 60-THOUSDND LAST YEAR…

ACCORDING  TO THE KENTUCKY ENQUIRER….THE INCREASE   HAPPENED AS THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY  HAS MADE IT EASIER TO OWN  AND CARRY GUNS…. LAW
CHANGES INCLUDE ALLOWING PEOPLE  TO HAVE CONCEALED  WEAPONS IN THEIR CARS  AND THE ELIMINATION  OF A SIX-MONTH RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT
FOR A CONCEALED-CARRY PERMIT…
STATE LAWMAKERS SAY LOOSING GUN LAWS IS POPULAR WITH THEIR CONSTITUENTS….AND BECAUSE  OF KENTUCKY’S LENIENT GUN LAWS….THE “LAW
CENTER  TO PREVENT GUN VIOLENCE”  HAS GIVEN THE COMMONWEALTH AN “F” RATING…..



KYNECT SPECIAL ENROLLMENT
06/23/14

ALTHOUGH THE NEXT  “KYNECT’ OPEN ENROLLMENT DOES BEGIN UNTIL NOVEMBER  15TH….SEVERAL GROUPS OF KENTUCKIANS  ARE CURRENTLY ELIGIBLE
FOR A SPECIAL  ENROLLMENT OPPORTUNITY THRU “KYNECT”….

THESE GROUPS INCLUDE  COBRA PARTICIPANTS….AND SOME INDIVIDUALS PURCHASING  COVERAGE IN THE INDIVIDUAL  MARKET….
ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUALS….INCLUDE FOSTER CHILDREN AGING  OUT OF  THE FOSTER CARE PROGRAM....CAN ALSO APPLY FOR MEDICAID  AT ANYTIME TINE USING
“KYNECT”….
THE FEDERAL DEPARTMENT FOR HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES  RECENTLY ANNOUNCED  THAT STATES COULD ALLOW A NUMBER OF POPULATIONS TO
CONTINUE ENROLLMENT  FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME DUE TO HARDSHIPS OR SPECIFIC CIRCUMSTANCES  THAT MAY HAVE PREVENTS THEM  FROM
TAKING ADVANTAGE OF THE OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIOD…..


TN DEADLIEST CITIES
06/23/14

TWO TENNESSEE CITIES ARE NEAR THE TOP OF THE LATEST RANKING OF THE DEADLIEST LARGE CITIES IN THE NATION FOR PEDESTRIANS….JOHN
MICHAELSON HAS THE STORY……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE



FIRE
06/23/14

AROUND 5-30 THIS MORING….THE SCOTTSVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT WAS CALLED TO A VEHICLE FIRE….CHIEF MIKE COOKSEY……
FOR MORE INFO. .LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
A CHECK OF THE VIN NUMBER SHOWED THE CAR WAS REGISTERED TO A RESIDENCE IN BOWLING GREEN….IT HADN’T BEEN REPORTED STOLEN….AND WHEN
THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE  DEPARTMENT  CHECKED….THERE WAS NO ON AT HOME…..



ACCIDENT
06/23/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT INVOLVING A SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT CRUISER….

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER….SERGEANT MICKEY ATWOOD HAD HIS LIGHTS AND SIREN INITIATED AND WAS ATTEMPTING TO ENTER OLD GALLATIN
ROAD FROM WOOD STREET….WHEN HIS VEHICLE  WAS STRUCK BY A TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN MAZDA DRIVEN BY 17 YEAR OLD ALLISON SEVERTSON OF 10-
HOLLY ROAD…..



LAKE
06/23/14

AS THE FIRST FULL WEEK OF SUMMER GETS UNDERWAY…..RANGER CARLOS LOPEZ TELLS NEWSWATCH THAT THE LEVEL OF BARREN RIFER LAKE IS HOLD
STEADY AROUND SUMMER POOL……
FOR MORE INFO LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
LOPEZ IS WITH THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS AT BARREN RIVER LAKE……



ARREST
06/23/14

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT  RESULTS  IN CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON CHARGING 41 YEAR OLD JOHNNY E. GROVES OF LEBANON,
TENNESSEE WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND DRIVING ON A SUSPENDED OR REVOKE OPERATOR’S LICENSE……

33 YEAR OLD PAUL E. JENKINS OF SEVEN-ZERO-EIGHT EAST MAPLE WAS CHARGED BY SERGEANT MICKEY ATWOOD WITH ALCOHOL INTOXICATION…..

AND OFFICER CHAD FOSTER ARRESTED 29 YEAR OLD BRANDY  M. DEWITT AND 31 YEAR OLD GLENN A. DEWITT…BOTH OF FOUR-ZERO-NINE EAST CEDAR…ON
INDICTMENT WARRANTS……


MORE COLLEGE DEGREES GRANTED
06/23/14

ACCORDING TO A NEW REPORT FROM THE KENTUCKY COUNCIL ON POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION….KENTUCKY’S PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COLLEGES AND
UNIVERSITIES AWARDED  63-THOUSAND 148 DEGREES AND CREDENTIALS DURING THE LAST ACADEMIC YEAR….WHICH WAS A ONE-POINT-TWO PERCENT
INCREASE FROM TWENTY-13….AND A 60-PECENT INCREASE IN THE LAST DECADE….

BACCALAUREATE DEGREES WERE  UP THREE-POINT FOUR-PERCENT FROM A YEAR  AGO…..WITH GAINS OF NINE-POINT-SIX PERCENT AT INDEPENDENT
COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES…AND ONE-POINT-SIX PERCENT IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR….
AND ASSOCIATE DEGREES INCREASED NEARLY THREE-PERCENT……..



MORE COLLEGE DEGREES GRANTED
06/23/14

ACCORDING TO A NEW REPORT FROM THE KENTUCKY COUNCIL ON POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION….KENTUCKY’S PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COLLEGES AND
UNIVERSITIES AWARDED  63-THOUSAND 148 DEGREES AND CREDENTIALS DURING THE LAST ACADEMIC YEAR….WHICH WAS A ONE-POINT-TWO PERCENT
INCREASE FROM TWENTY-13….AND A 60-PECENT INCREASE IN THE LAST DECADE….

BACCALAUREATE DEGREES WERE  UP THREE-POINT FOUR-PERCENT FROM A YEAR  AGO…..WITH GAINS OF NINE-POINT-SIX PERCENT AT INDEPENDENT
COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES…AND ONE-POINT-SIX PERCENT IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR….
AND ASSOCIATE DEGREES INCREASED NEARLY THREE-PERCENT……..



ASSAULT
06/23/14

THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESPONDED AROUND 3-15 THIS MORNING…TO REPORTS OF AN ASSAULT AT GREENWOOD ESTATES MOBILE HOME
PARK…

UPON ARRIVAL…DEPUTIES FOUND ONE INDIVIDUAL BLEEDING FROM HIS LEFT ARM….THE INVESTIGATION  DETERMINED THAT 37 YEAR OLD ADAM BROWN OF
BOWLING GREEN HAD BEEN INVOLVED IN A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION WITH HIS BROTHER….31 YEAR OLD SPENCER HART OF BOWLING GREEN….AND USED A
KITCHEN KNIFE TO CUT HIM…
HARP WAS TREATED AND RELEASES FROM THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…AND BROWN WAS CHARGED   WITH ASSAULT, ALCOHOL INTOXICATION,
DISORDERLY CONDUCT, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF AND TERRORISTIC THREATENING….





SPORTS
06/23/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO CHICAGO TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES….

AND THE BRAVES AND THE HOT RODS ARE BOTH OFF TODAY…..


THE FINALS OF THE COLLEGE WORLD SERIES BEGIN TONIGHT AS VANDERBILT TAKES ON VIRGINIA…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

WASHINGTON BEAT ATLANTA FOUR TO ONE….
THE REDS GOT PAST THE BLUE JAYS FOUR TO THREE…

AND THE HOT RODS DROPPED A FIVE TO FOUR DECISION TO LANSING…..


AND AT THE WORLD CUP…THE U-S PLAYED PORTUGAL TO A TWO-TWO TIE…
THEIR NEXT GAME WILL BE THURSDAY AGAINST GERMANY…..




SCORES
06/20/14


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES BLANKED THE NATIONALS THREE TO NOTHING….
THE PIRATES GOT PAST THE REDS FOUR TO THREE….

AND THE HOT RODS BEAT LANSING 10 TO FOUR……






KY UNEMPLOYMENT HOLDS STEADY
06/20/14

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..THE COMMONWEALTH’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE HELD STEADY  AT SEVEN-POINT-SEVEN
PERCENT FROM APRIL TO MAY….

THIS MAY’S JOBLESS RATE WAS ALSO SIX-TENTHS OF A PERCENTAGE POINT BELOW THE EIGHT-POINT-THREE PERCENT THAT WAS RECORDED IN MAY OF LAST
YEAR…

AND THE U-S UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE ALSO HELD STEADY AT SIX-POINT-THREE PERCENT FORM APRIL TO MAY……





MILLER
6-19-14
5:05 P.M.

63-YEAR-OLD RONNIE DALE MILLER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TODAY YESTERDAY (THURS) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT)  AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN  ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER
ONE THIS  (FRI) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY A SON; JOSH MILLER AND LANI IDLE OF LOUISVILLE…TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW;  COURTNEY AND WESLEY GARMON AND KERRI
AND AL BARMAN…AND A STEP-SON AND STEP-DAUGHTER-IN-LAW;  SEAN AND ANNETTE DINKINS ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…HIS MOTHER NILA WARD OF BOWLING
GREEN….TWO BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW;  JERRY AND DOROTHY MILLER AND MICHAEL AND LADONNA MILLER ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…THREE SISTERS;
JAMIE BRAWNER OF LOUISVILLE, KATHY DOWNING OF BOWLING GREEN AND LISA MILLER OF ALVATON AND HIS FIANCÉE CAROLYN COX  …FOUR
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..





GRAND JURY
06/19/14


THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS HANDED DOWN INDICTMENTS ON 10 INDIVIDUALS…..
A 43-COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING 32-COUNTS OF RAPE, 10-COUNTS OF SODOMY AND ONE COUNT OF PROHIBITED USE OF ELECTRONIC  COMMUNICATION
SYSTEM TO PROCURE A MINOR FOR A SEX OFFENSE WAS RETURNED AGAINST  24 YEAR OLD JOSHUA D. DECKARD…….
29 YEAR OLD  BRANDY M. DEWITT IS CHARGED IN A FOUR COUNT INDICTMENT WITH SEXUAL ABUSE WITH A VICTIM UNDER 12 YEARS-OF-AGE,  CRIMINAL ABUSE  
OF A CHILD 12 OR UNDER AND TWO COUNTS OF COMPLICITY TO SODOMY……
A THREE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING SEXUAL ABUSE OF A VICTIM UNDER 12 YEARS-OF-AGE AND TWO COUNTS OF SODOMY WAS RETURNED AGAINST 31
YEAR OLD GLENN A. DEWITT…..
35 YEAR OLD JASON CLAY BORDERS IS CHARGED IN A THREE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH TWO COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND
PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER…….

A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING BAIL JUMPING AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER WAS RETURNED AGAINST 42 YEAR OLD JOEY KNIGHT……
47 YEAR OLD LONNIE G. JOHNSON IS CHARGED IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT WITH TWO COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE……
SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENTS CHARGING RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY OVER 500-DOLLARS WERE RETURNED AGAINST  36 YEAR OLD TAMMY L. WEAVER, 32
YEAR OLD BENJAMIN L. CORNWELL AND 39 YEAR OLD SAMUEL L. WEAVER……
A SINGLE  COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING  RAPE WAS RETURNED AGAINST 30 YEAR OLD JOSHUA K. FUSTON…..
43 YEAR OLD DONOVAN GRAVES IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH CRIMINAL TRESPASS…..
AND A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING BAIL-JUMPING WAS RETURNED AGAINST  44 YEAR OLD LAURA BETH CORBITT.
AND WE REMIND LISTENERS THAT AN INDICTMENT IS A FORMAL CHARGE AND NOT PROOF OF GUILT…….





ACCIDENT
06/19/14


AN ACCIDENT ON MT.. LEBANON ROAD…IN WARREN COUNTY…INVESTIGATED BY THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE….

REPORTEDLY…..A VEHICLE OPERATED BY 22 YEAR OLD CHRISTIAN CURTIS OF ALVATON HIT A GUARDRAIL AND UTILITY POLE…CROSSED THE ROADWAY AND
STRUCK ANOTHER GUARDRAIL BEFORE  COMING TO FINAL REST….
THE PASSENGER….21 YEAR OLD CODY RIGGS OF ALVATON WHO WAS PARTIALLY EJECTED…WAS FLOWN TO SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER…
CURTIS WAS TREATED AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN AND THEN LODGED IN THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL  JAIL ON A NUMBER OF CHARGES
INCLUDING DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-SECOND OFFENCE AND WANTON ENDANGERMENT……





NEW STATE OFFICE BUILDING
06/19/14


THE COMMONWEALTH WANTS TO BUILD A 334-THOUSAND SQUARE-FOOT-OFFICE BUILDING IN FRANKFORT…

ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION CABINET…. STATE OFFICIALS WANT THE DEVELOPER  TO PAY FOR THE BUILDING….AND THEN
LEASE IT TO STATE GOVERNMENT FOR SEVERAL YEARS UNTIL THEY CAN PURCHASE ITT…….

THE STATE WANTS THE BUILDING CONSTRUCTED ON STATE-OWNED PROPERTY…..BUT WOULD  CONSIDER OTHER SITES…..





ARREST
06/19/14


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….OFFICER CHAD FOSTER SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING RAPE ON  30 YEAR OLD JOSHUA K. FUSTON OF ONE-97 NEW
ROE ROAD……





RUPP RENOVATION A NO GO
06/19/14


PLANS FOR A 351-MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATION OF RUP ARENA AND THE ATTACHED CONVENTION CENTER HAVE  BEEN SUSPENDED INDEFINITELY..…

ACCORDING TO THE HERALD-LEADER….LEXINGTON MAYOR JIM GRAY SAID NOTHING  WILL MOVE FORWARD UNTIL ALL OF THE PARTIES INVOLVED CAN COME
TOGETHER….

U-K HAD AGREED IN PRINCIPAL TO CONTRIBUTE  ALMOST 11-MILLION DOLLARS ANNUALLY TO PROJECT  FOR THE NEXT 30 YEARS…BUT IN RECENT MEETINGS
SAID THEY WERE NO LONGER INTERESTED  IN THE PROPOSED  AMENITIES…..
BACK IN APRIL   THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ALSO DECIDED NOT TO GIVE THE PROJECT 80-MILLION DOLLARS IN STATE MONEY THAT WAS REQUESTED….




FATAL-WARREN  UPDATE
06/19/14

AN ACCIDENT  ON I-65 AT THE NORTHBOUND 28-MILE MARK IN WARREN COUNTY…AROUND 12-30 THIS MORNING…CLAIMED A LIFE….

STATE POLICE SAY THEY WERE CONTACTED BY A MOTORIST STATING A WHITE S-U-V WAS TRAVELING SOUTHBOUND IN THE NORTHBOUND LANES….SHORTLY
AFTER THE CALL…THE S-U-V STRUCK A COMMERCIAL VEHICLE HEAD-ON….
THE DRIVER OF THE S-U-V….31 YEAR OLD RICHARD GOTT OF BOWLING GREEN… DIED AT THE SCENE….
AND THE DRIVER OF THE COMMERCIAL VEHICLE….36 YEAR OLD GARY MOODY OF GEORGIA…..WAS TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…..…
THE INVESTIGATION INTO THE ACCIDENT IS CONTINUING…..



MOTHER CHARGED IN SONS DEATH
06/19/14

A 26-YEAR OLD WOMAN WHO LIVES IN SCOTTSVILLE  WITH HER PARENTS…HAS PLEAD NON-GUILTY IN NEW YORK FOR ALLEGEDLY  POISONING  5-YEAR-OLD-
SON WITH SODIUM…

GARNETT-PAUL SPEARS  DIED IN JANUARY  AFTER  HIS MOTHER TOOK HIM TO THE HOSPITAL FOR HAVING SEIZURES…A FEW DAYS LATER HIS SODIUM LEVELS
ROSE TO AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS LEVELS WHILE HIS MOTHER WAS STAYING IN HIS ROOM…
DOCTORS  FOUND NO MEDICAL REASON FOR THE INCREASE AND ALERTED POLICE THAT SHE MAY HAVE HARMED HER CHILD…
PROSECUTORS IN NEW YORK SAY THEY HAVE BEEN SUSPICIOUS OF SPEARS FOR MONTHS AND THE INVESTIGATION  SPREAD ACROSS FIVE STATES…..




SPORTS
06/19/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE ON THE ROAD TO WASHINGTON TO OPEN A FOUR GAME SERIES…..
THE REDS PLAY IN PITTSBURGH……

AND THE HOT RODS RETURN TO ACTION AS THEY TRAVEL TO LANSING…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE PHILLIES POUNDED THE BRAVES 10 TO FIVE…..AND THE REDS BEAT THE PIRATES 11 TO FOUR…….





FATAL
06/18/14


A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON NOBOB ROAD IN BARREN COUNTY YESTERDAY CLAIMED A LIFE…..

ACCORDING TO THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE….A 1999 CHEVY PICKUP DRIVEN 32 YEAR OLD MICHAEL POINDEXTER OF GLASGOW CROSSED THE
CENTER LINE AND COLLIDED HEAD-ON WITH A TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR CHEVY OPERATED  BY 56 YEAR OLD TAMMY VAUGHN OF SUMMER SHADE…

POINDEXTER WAS TAKEN BY PRIVATE MEANS TO T-J SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL….AND VAUGHN WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD A THE SCENE BY THE BARREN
COUNTY CORONER’S OFFICE….
THE CAUSE  OF THE ACCIDENT  IS STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION….






CALENDAR SCAM
06/18/14


A PHONE SCAM HAS BEEN REPORTED IN BARREN COUNTY…

THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE HAS RECEIVED SEVERAL COMPLAINTS  OF SOMEONE CALLING AND ADVISING RESIDENTS  THEY ARE WITH THE
SHERIFF’S OFFICE AND THEY’RE COLLECTING MONEY FOR A CALENDAR…
THE CALLER ADVISES RESIDENTS THEY OWE MONEY FOR THE CALENDAR AND THEY REQUEST PAYMENT BE MADE  OVER THE PHONE….
IF YOU RECEIVE SUCH  A CALL….DO NOT GIVE OUT ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION AND CONTACT AUTHORITIES…..






DRINKING WATER REPORT
06/18/14


THE KENTUCKY  DIVISION OF WATER HAS RELEASE THE COMMONWEALTH’S LATEST “PUBLIC WATER SYSTEM” COMPLIANCE REPORT  AS REQUIRE BY THE
FEDERAL SAFE DRINKING WATER ACT…

FROM TWENTY-12  TO TWENTY-13….VIOLATIONS INCREASED  FROM 48 TO 50…. WITH MOST OF THE VIOLATIONS BEING ADMINISTRATIVE  AND NOT PROBLEMS
WITH WATER TREATMENT….
WATER TREATMENT ADJUSTMENTS  ARE USUALLY MADE QUICKLY AFTER  VIOLATIONS ARE ISSUED…AND MOST WATER SUPPLIES RETURN TO REQUIRED
RANGES IN A SHORT TIME…..






CAVE CITY HISTORICAL MARKER
06/18/14


TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT THREE…THE KENTUCKY HISTORICAL SOCIETY WILL UNVEIL A NEW HISTORICAL MARKER IN CAVE CITY….TO  NOTE THE
SIGNIFICANCE TO SOUTH-CENTRAL KENTUCKY  OF A NATIONAL EFFORT TO BRING ELECTRICITY TO RURAL AREAS…

THE MARKERS RECALLS JANUARY 12TH….1939….WHEN THE GOODNIGHT SUBSTATION IN BARREN COUNTY  WAS ENERGIZED….BRINGING ELECTRICITY  TO 107
HOMES ALONG 51 MILES OF POWER  LINES….
THE SUBSTATION WAS THE FIRST IN THE FARMER RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE  WHICH WAS ORGANIZED IN 1938…..BY A GROUP OF AREA FARMERS…..TO
BRING ELECTRIC POWER TO RURAL RESIDENTS…….





NEW MOSQUITO VIRUS
06/18/14


THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT FOR PUBLIC HEALTH IS AWAITING TEST RESULTS THAT COLD CONFIRM IF A NEW MOSQUITO-BORNE VIRUS FROM THE CARIBBEAN
HAS REACHED THE COMMONWEALTH….

THE CHIKUNGUNYA VIRUS….WHICH  WAS FIRST IDENTIFIED  IN EAST AFRICA IN THE EARLY 1950s…..HAS HIT THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE IN  THE CARIBBEAN AND
HAS MADE IT’S WAY TO THE UNITED STATES….

THE VIRUS CAUSES HIGH FEVER…A RASH….AND INTENSE JOINT PAIN…BUT IS RARELY FATAL….
NO CASES OF THE VIRUS HAVE BEEN CONFIRMED IN KENTUCKY YET…. HOWEVER…THE VIRUS HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED IN SOME NEARBY STATES INCLUDING
INDIANA…





ARREST
06/18/14


A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY -P-O/D-V-O ON
38 YEAR OLD ROBERT L. BRITT OF 36-22 MACEDONIA ROAD….

AND 68 YEAR OLD WILMA C. WEST  OF FIVE-14 HILL STREET WAS CHARGED BY SERGEANT MICKEY ATWOOD WITH CRIMINAL TRESPASS AND DISORDERLY
CONDUCT…..





SPORTS
06/18/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE PHILLIES…
THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO PITTSBURGH…..

AND THE HOT RODS RETURN TO ACTION TOMORROW FOLLOWING THE ALL-STAR BREAK…..  


CAMPING WORLD EXTENSION
06/18/14
06:05AM

NASCAR HAS REACHED A SEVEN-YEAR CONTRACT EXTENSION WITH BOWLING GREEN BASED CAMPING WORLD  TO REMAIN  THE TITLE SPONSOR OF THE
TRUCK SERIES  THRU TWENTY-22…

SINCE SIGNING WITH NASCAR AND THE TRUCK SERIES IN TWO-THOUSAND-NINE….CAMPING WORLD HAS ADDED 35-PERCENT MORE STORES AND OVER THREE-
BILLION DOLLARS  IN ANNUAL REVENUE…..
THE AGREEMENTS GIVE CAMPING WORK EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS TO MARKET  ITS “GOOD SAM ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM” AS THE OFFICIAL ROADSIDE
ASSISTANCE OF NASCAR….AND IT ALSO GIVES OFFICIAL NASCAR  BRANDING TO CAR-CASH AND AUTO-MATCH U-S-A……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE PHILLIES BEAT THE BRAVES FIVE TO TWO….
AND THE REDS GOT PAST THE PIRATES SIX TO FIVE…..




VISIT KENTUCKY STATE PARKS THIS JULY 4TH HOLIDAY
6-17-14


BREAK OUT THE RED, WHITE AND BLUE AT KENTUCKY STATE PARKS THIS JULY!

ENJOY FOURTH OF JULY ACTIVITIES AT A KENTUCKY STATE PARK THIS YEAR AS THE PARKS CELEBRATE THEIR 90TH ANNIVERSARY IN 2014. THE EVENTS
INCLUDE FIREWORKS DISPLAYS, PICNICS, ENTERTAINMENT AND MORE.

SOME PARKS ARE HAVING WEEKEND EVENTS, WHILE OTHERS ARE HOSTING EVENTS EARLIER IN THE WEEK. SEE THE LIST BELOW FOR EVENT DATES AND
DESCRIPTIONS (ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL). KENTUCKY STATE PARKS HAVE LODGES, COTTAGES, RESTAURANTS, CAMPGROUNDS, HISTORIC SITES, MARINAS, GOLF
COURSES, HIKING TRAILS, FISHING AND MANY MORE RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES.

TO MAKE LODGING OR CAMPING RESERVATIONS OR TO LEARN MORE ABOUT KENTUCKY STATE PARKS AND EVENTS, VISIT WWW.PARKS.KY.GOV


BARREN RIVER LAKE STATE RESORT PARK, LUCAS
FIREWORKS AND MORE JULY 2-4
IT’S A BLAST AT BARREN RIVER LAKE STATE RESORT PARK’S ANNUAL FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS CELEBRATION SPONSORED BY THE FRIENDS OF BARREN
RIVER LAKE AND PARK.  ENJOY PLENTY OF PATRIOTIC, FUN CRAFTS AND GAMES ALL WEEKEND.  ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 2, THE PARK WILL OFFER A GUIDED
CANOE TRIP FOR $25 PER PERSON. CALL THE INTERPRETIVE STAFF FOR DETAILS ON THIS TRIP. ON JULY 4, THERE WILL BE THE ANNUAL FLOAT YOUR BOAT
CONTEST, TIE-DYED T-SHIRTS, AND LIVE ENTERTAINMENT AT 6 P.M. FOLLOWED BY THE FIREWORKS DISPLAY AT DARK. THERE IS A FEE FOR THE T-SHIRT EVENT.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 1-800-325-0057.






KY. ENTERS SETTLEMENT WITH SUN TRUST
6-17-14
.


KENTUCKY HAS JOINED OTHER STATES AND THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT IN A $550 MILLION SETTLEMENT WITH MORTGAGE LENDER AND SERVICER SUNTRUST
MORTGAGE, INC. TO ADDRESS MORTGAGE ORIGINATION, SERVICING, AND FORECLOSURE ABUSES.

THE THREE-YEAR SETTLEMENT PROVIDES DIRECT PAYMENTS TO KENTUCKY BORROWERS FOR PAST FORECLOSURE ABUSES, LOAN MODIFICATIONS AND
OTHER RELIEF FOR BORROWERS IN NEED OF ASSISTANCE, TOUGH NEW MORTGAGE SERVICING STANDARDS, AND GRANTS OVERSIGHT AUTHORITY TO AN
INDEPENDENT MONITOR.







KSP HELD CEREMONY
6-17-14


THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE HELD A MEMORIAL CEREMONY FOR ONE OF ITS FALLEN OFFICERS TODAY (TUES) AT KSP HEADQUARTERS IN FRANKFORT.
KSP COMMISSIONER RODNEY BREWER PRESENTED A FLAG TO ROY CHILDS, OF FRANKFORT, IN MEMORY OF HIS FATHER, DAVID THOMAS CHILDS, A KENTUCKY
STATE POLICE WATER PATROL OFFICER* WHO PERISHED ALONG WITH TROOPER JAMES MCNEELY ON APRIL 8, 1972.
THE OFFICERS WERE SEARCHING FOR TWO LOUISVILLE TEENS REPORTED MISSING ON A CANOE TRIP WHEN A SWIFT CURRENT IN THE RAIN-SWOLLEN
KENTUCKY RIVER SWEPT THEIR BOAT OVER THE LOCK 4 DAM IN FRANKFORT, KY. THE MISSING YOUTHS WERE FOUND LATER UNHURT.
CHILD WAS 39-YEARS-OLD AT THE TIME OF HIS DEATH. HIS BODY WAS RECOVERED FROM THE OHIO RIVER NEAR TELL CITY, IND. MCNEELY WAS 37-YEARS-OLD.
HIS BODY WAS NEVER FOUND.







HOT CARS AND KIDS DON’T GO TOGETHER
6-17-14



IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR AGAIN WHEN THE TEMPERATURE JUMPS UP TO THE 90’S AND THAT MEANS WE NEED TO BE AWARE OF NOT LEAVING CHILDREN AND
PETS ALONE IN CARS.

KENTUCKY STATE POLICE OFFICIALS RECEIVE CALLS EVERY YEAR ABOUT CHILDREN LEFT IN UNATTENDED VEHICLES, AND SO FAR THIS YEAR NINE CHILDREN
ACROSS THE COUNTRY HAVE DIED AS THE RESULT OF BEING LEFT IN HOT CARS...

A 2000 LAW… NAMED AFTER A BABY WHO DIED AFTER BEING LEFT IN A HOT CAR SAYS THAT A PERSON WILL BE LIABLE FOR SECOND DEGREE MANSLAUGHTER
OR FIRST DEGREE WANTON ENDANGERMENT FOR LEAVING A CHILD YOUNGER THAN EIGHT IN A VEHICLE WHERE CIRCUMSTANCE POSE A GRAVE RISK OF
DEATH…

THE LAW IS CALLED “BRYANS LAW”….BRYAN WAS 11 MONTHS OLD.




ARRESTS AFTER METH LAB WAS DISCOVERED
6-17-14


TWO MEN HAVE BEEN ARRESTED FOR VARIOUS DRUG OFFENSES AFTER AN ACTIVE METH LAB WAS FOUND…
SATURDAY EVENING KSP ALONG WITH THE MUNFORDVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT, REACTED ON A COMPLAINT AND SEARCHED A HOUSE AND ITS PREMISES AT
530 LOCUST GROVE ROAD IN THE BONNIEVILLE COMMUNITY.
NUMEROUS ITEMS OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, MARIJUANA, METH AND MULTIPLE METH PRECURSORS WERE FOUND….ALSO POLICE FOUND AN ACTIVE METH
LAB AND THAT MARIJUANA WAS BEING CULTIVATED ON THE PROPERTY….
ARRESTED WERE 55-YEAR-OLD CHARLES L. NUNN OF BONNIEVILLE AND 33-YEAR-OLD ALLEN W. HENDERSON OF SONORA.
HENDERSON ALSO HAD MULTIPLE WARRANTS OUT OF HARDIN COUNTY.









ESCAPEE-WARREN
06/17/14


STATE POLICE ARE SEARCHING FOR AN ALLEN COUNTY MAN WHO DIDN’T RETURN TO THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL JAIL FROM WORK RELEASE ON
FRIDAY….

21 YEAR OLD ZACHARY WILLIAMS  OF SCOTTSVILLE IS A WHITE MALE..FIVE- FEET  TWO-INCHES  TALL…WEIGHS 128 POUNDS….AND HAS GREEN EYES AND
BROWN HAIR…

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION ON THE WHEREABOUTS OF ZACHARY WILLIAMS  IS ASKED TO CONTACT STATE POLICE AT 800-TWO-TWO-TWO-55-55……



UK RECEIVES GRANT
06/17/14


THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH HAS AWARDED THE UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY  A 12-POINT-TWO MILLION DOLLAR GRANT TO RESEARCH THE
ENVIRONMENTAL  EFFECTS  OF HAZARDOUS WASTE SITED….

ACCORDING TO THE HERALD-LEADER….THE COMMONWEALTH HAS MORE THAN 200 SO-CALLED  “SUPERFUND SITES”…WHICH THE E-P A DEFINES  AS
“UNCONTROLLED OR ABANDONED PLACES  WHERE  HAZARDOUS WASTE IS LOCATED”…
14 OF THOSE SITES ARE ON A NATIONAL PRIORITY LIST OF 157 SITES THAT HAVE RELEASED OR THREATEN   TO RELEASE HAZARDOUS MATERIAL OR
CONTAMINANTS……






ACCIDENT
06/17/14


THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT  ON ANDREW JACKSON HIGHWAY THAT INJURED ONE PERSON….

ACCORDING TO SERGEANT CHRIS FORD….A 1996 RAM PICKUP…DRIVEN BY 16 YEAR OLD HADAN  T. BENNETT OF ONE-28 RAILROAD STREET LEFT THE
ROADWAY…THE DRIVER OVERCORRECTED AND THE TRUCK WENT SIDEWAYS…..ROLLED ONCE….HIT A UTILITY POLE AND SPUN BEFORE COMING TO REST IN A
FIELD…
BENNETT WAS TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE FOR TREATMENT…..





TEEN DRIVERS
06/17/14


WALLET-HUB HAS RELEASED A NEW STUDY ON THE “BEST AND WORST STATES FOR TEEN DRIVERS”….WITH AN AVERAGE OF 260 TEEN DEATHS RESULTING
FROM AUTO ACCIDENTS DURING THE SUMMER MONTHS….THE STUDY COMPARED THE DRIVING CONDITIONS FOR TEENS IN THE 50-STATES BASED ON 16 KEY
METRICS…..AND THE DATA WAS BROKEN DOWN INTO CATEGORIES THAT EXAMINED THE SAFETY CONDITIONS…..ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT….AND DRIVING
LAWS OF EACH STATE…..
KENTUCKY…WHICH IS 15TH IN THE STUDY….RANKED FIRST IN DISTRACTED DRIVING/TEXTING WHILE DRIVING LAWS….THIRD  IN TEEN DRIVERS AS A
PERCENTAGE OF  TOTAL DRIVERS….AND FOURTH IN PERCENT OF TEEN POPULATION WITH DRIVER’S LICENSES…
THE WORST RANKINGS INCLUDED 31ST  FOR THE NUMBER OF TEEN D-U-I VIOLATIONS PER LICENSED TEEN DRIVERS….AND 49TH IN TEEN DRIVER FATALITIES
PER LICENSED TEEN DRIVERS….
IN THE SURVEY….NEW YORK  WAS RATED FIRST….TENNESSEE IS 22ND AND SOUTH DAKOTA IS RANKED 50TH……






AG COMMISSIONER CANDIDATE
06/16/14

A KENTUCKY RADIO HOST SAYS  SHE  WILL SEEK THE DEMOCRATIC NOMINATION FOR STATE AGRICULTURE COMMISSIONER NEXT YEAR…

JEAN-MARIE LAWSON SPANN…HOST OF THE “JEAN-MARIE AG SHOW”… PLANS TO FORMERLY ANNOUNCE  HER CANDIDACY TOMORROW  IN FRANKFORT  AND
THEN CONDUCT A STATEWIDE TOUR…



FRANKLIN PLANT EXPANDING
06/17/14

TOYO AUTOMOTIVE PARTS HAS ANNOUNCED PLANS TO EXPAND AND MODERNIZE ITS FACILITY IN FRANKLIN…

TOYO…WHICH MANUFACTURES ANTI-VIBRATION AUTO PARTS….WILL INVEST  SIX-MILLION DOLLARS AND CREATE UP TO 10 E JOBS….

LAST YEAR…NEARLY 35-PERCENT OF NEW INVESTMENT AND NEARLY 30-PERCENT  OF NEW JOBS IN THE COMMONWEALTH CAME FROM MOTOR VEHICLE-
RELATED  PROJECTS….
KENTUCKY’S  460 MOTOR VEHICLE-RELATED  ESTABLISHMENTS EMPLOY  NEARLY 82-THOUSAND PEOPLE…..



SPORTS
06/17/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE PHILLIES…..
THE REDS OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES IN PITTSBURGH…..
AND THE HOT RODS ARE OFF UNTIL THURSDAY FOR THE MID WEST LEAGUE ALL STAR BREAK….


LOUISVILLE WILL HOST KENTUCKY DECEMBER  27TH FOR THEIR ANNUAL BASKETBALL GAME….WHICH THIS YEAR WILL BE THE “BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME
SHOOTOUT”….
AS A PORTION OF THE PROCEEDS FROM THE GAME WILL BENEFIT THE NAISMITH MEMORIAL  HALL OF FAME…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE PHILLIES BEAT THE BRAVES SIX TO ONE….

AT THE COLLEGE WORLD SERIES….VANDY DOWNED U-C IRVINE SIX TO FOUR AND TEXAS ELIMINATED LOUISVILLE FOUR TO ONE…

AND AT THE WORLD CUP…THE U-S BEAT GHANA TWO TO ONE….   





BOONE TAVERN
06/16/14


IN THE NEAR FUTURE…VISITORS TO THE HISTORIC BOONE TAVERN HOTEL IN BEREA MAY SOON BE ABLE TO ORDER AN ALCOHOLIC  DRINK….

ACCORDING TO THE HERALD-LEADER….BEREA COLLEGE WHICH OWNS THE HOTEL…HAS REQUESTED A QUALIFIED HISTORIC SITE LICENSE WHICH WOULD
ALLOW IT TO SELL ALCOHOL….

DESPITE BEING CALLED A TAVERN….IN  ITS 105 YEAR HISTORY…..THE BOONE TAVERN HOTEL WHICH OPENED IN 1909 TO SERVE COLLEGE GUESTS AND
VISITORS TO THE CITY….HAS NEVER SOLD ALCOHOL….
ACCORDING TO A COLLEGE SPOKESPERSON…..IT USUALLY  TAKES UP TO 90-DAYS FOR THE COMMONWEALTH TO ACT ON AN APPLICATION….AND ALCOHOL
SALES  PROBABLY  WOULDN’T START UNTIL THIS FALL….





ARREST
06/16/14


AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING THEFT BY DECEPTION-INCLUDING COLD CHECKS 10-THOUSAND DOLLARS OR MORE ON 55 YEAR OLD
WARREN D. CARTER OF SIX-ZERO-SIX OLD BUCK CREEK ROAD…..




MORE INSURANCE COMPANIES EXPECTED
06/16/14


STATE OFFICIALS SAY MORE INSURANCE COMPANIES  ARE EXPRESSING INTEREST IN SELLING HEALTH INSURANCE POLICES IN THE COMMONWEALTH NEXT
YEAR….

ALL FIVE COMPANIES THAT SOLD POLICIES THIS YEAR ON “KYNECT” WILL BE BACK IN TWENTY-15….AND AT LEAST ONE OTHER COMPANY WANTS TO JOIN
THEM…..
OF THE FIVE COMPANIES  IN THE EXCHANGE THIS YEAR…..ALL OF THEM EXCEPT HUMANA PROVIDED SMALL GROUP COVERAGE…AND THREE… HUMANA….
ANTHEM…AND KENTUCKY HEALTH PROVIDED INDIVIDUAL COVERAGE….
ABOUT 421-THOUSAND KENTUCKIANS  ENROLLED FOR HEALTH COVERAGE DURING THIS YEAR’S OPEN ENROLLMENT  WHICH RAN FROM OCTOBER FIRST
THRU  MARCH 31ST….
THE NEXT ENROLLMENT PERIOD WILL BEGIN  NOVEMBER 15TH FOR COVERAGE EFFECTIVE  JANUARY FIRST…..





KY RETIREMENT SYSTEM FEES
06/16/14


LAST YEAR THE STRUGGLING KENTUCKY RETIREMENT SYSTEM PAID 55-MILLION DOLLARS  TO OUTSIDE FIRMS TO MANAGE ITS INVESTMENTS…AND MORE THAN
HALF OF THOSE  FEES WENT TO THE MANAGERS OF HEDGE FUNDS….PRIVATE EQUITY….REAL ESTATE…..AND OTHER “ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS”….THAT
HOLD JUST ONE-FOURTH OF THE STATES  15-BILLION DOLLARS IN ASSETS AND PRODUCES  ITS LOWEST  RETURNS……

ACCORDING TO THE HERALD-LEADER….THE RETIREMENT SYSTEM WON’T REVEAL HOW MUCH ANY INDIVIDUAL MANAGER IS PAID….SAYING THE 80 SOME FIRMS  
PREFER THE  FEES NOT BE DISCLOSED…
INSTEAD THE AGENCY RELEASES  THE TOTAL ANNUAL  FEES IT PAYS FOR EACH “ASSET CLASS”….






BG ROUNDABOUT PROJECT
06/16/14


MOTORISTS SHOULDN’T EXPECT ANY SIGNIFICANT CHANGES IN TRAFFIC PATTEN IMPACTS AT THE ROUNDABOUT PROJECT LOCATED A THE INTER-SECTION OF
31-W….LOVING WAY AND UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD THIS WEEK…

PARTIAL LANE CLOSURES  CAN STILL BE EXPECTED  ON 31-W BEGINNING NEAR OAKLAWN WAY BEFORE THE INTER-SECTION…TRAFFIC IS EXPECTED TO
REMAIN FLOWING….BUT WILL BE SHIFTED  FROM TWO LANE TO ONE LANE DURING CERTAIN PERIODS….

LOVING WAY REMAINS CLOSED AND ACCESS TO CHESTNUT  STREET TO AND FROM 31-W IS STILL CLOSED WITH THE SAME DETOURS THAT HAVE BEEN IN
PLACE……




MEETINGS
06/16/`14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…

THE ALLEN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND GRAHAM LODGE BOTH MEET TONIGHT AT 7…..

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 5:30 THE PARENTS OF THE CLASS OF 2015 WILL MEET…

THURSDAY MORNING AT 7-30 THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BREAKFAST CLUB MEETS, THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP
MEETS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 4 AND THE D-A-V AND LADIES AUXILIARY MEET THURSDAY NIGHT AT 7…..




CLINE
06/16/14

75 YEAR OLD GILBERT D. CLINE OF WESTMORELAND DIED SATURDAY… FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT WOODARD
FUNERAL HOME IN WESTMORELAND WITH BURIAL IN FAIRFIELD CEMETERY…VISITATION IS IN PROGRESS AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; DANNY AND DARREL AND BRENDA ALL OF TENNESSEE…TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; PENNY
WILLIAMS OF TENNESSEE AND TINA AND RICKY WILKERSON OF ADOLPHUS….A BROTHER; FLOYD OF BOWLING GREEN….THREE SISTERS; BETTY FISHBURN AND
MARTHA PERRY BOTH OF ADOLPHUS AND PATRICIA PERDUE OF TENNESSEE…… AND THREE BROTHERS; BOBBY, ROGER AND TIMMY ALL OF TENNESSEE….FIVE
GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



SPORTS
06/16/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

AT THE COLLEGE WORLD SERIES….
VANDY TAKES ON U-C IRVINE….
AND LOUISVILLE PLAYS TEXAS…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH THE PHILLIES…..

THE REDS HAVE A OPEN DATE….

AND THE HOT RODS ARE OFF UNTIL THURSDAY FOR THE MID-WEST LEAGUE ALL STAR BREAK…..


AND THE U-S BEGINS PLAY IN THE WORLD CUP AS THEY TAKE ON  GHANA…..




ATTEMPTED KIDNAPPING
6-13-14
4:05 P.M.


ON WEDNESDAY THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE WERE CALLED TO HAMPTON DRIVE FOR A REPORT OF AN ATTEMPTED KIDNAPPING.  POLICE WERE TOLD BY THE
17 YEAR OLD FEMALE VICTIM, SHE WAS RUNNING ON HAMPTON DRIVE WHEN A MAN DRIVING BY STOPPED AND ASKED HER IF SHE WANTED A RIDE DUE TO THE
RAIN.  THE FEMALE DECLINED AND STATED THE MAN DROVE AWAY.  THE FEMALE STATED THE MAN THEN APPROACHED HER ON FOOT AND TOLD HER SHE WAS
COMING WITH HIM.  THE FEMALE RAN TO A FRIEND’S HOUSE NEARBY AND CALLED POLICE.  

POLICE ARE LOOKING FOR A 5’10” DARK-COMPLEXIONED MALE WITH DARK SPIKED HAIR.  THE VAN HE WAS DRIVING WAS A FULL SIZED WHITE VAN WITH NO
WINDOWS ON THE SIDE.

IF ANYONE HAS ANY INFORMATION REGARDING THIS CASE, CALL THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT AT 270-393-4000.







BARREN RIVER CANOE TRIPS
06/13/14


BARREN RIVER STATE PARK IS OFFERING GUIDED CANOE TRIPS IN JUNE AND JULY….

THE TRIPS…WHICH ARE 25-DOLLARS PER PERSON….LAST  THREE HOURS AND INCLUDE A CANOE….PADDLES….LIFEJACKETS…AND GUIDE….

THE DATES FOR  THE TRIPS  ARE JUNE 20TH AND 27TH AND JULY SECOND AND 25TH…..MOONLIGHT TRIPS WILL BE ON JUNE 13TH AND JULY 10TH…..AND A
FISHING TRIP IS SCHEDULED FOR JUNE 26TH…..
PARTICIPANTS MUST BE 10 YEAR OLD OR OLDER…AND TO MAKE A RESERVATION…..WHICH IS REQUIRED…CALL 800-325-0057……






GRADUATED LICENSE NOW  ON LINE
06/14/14


THERE IS NOW A FOURTH WAY FOR BEGINNING DRIVERS  TO TAKE THE GRADUATED  DRIVERS LICENSE COURSE…..

THE COURSE IS NOW AVAILABLE  ON-LINE AT  “TEEN-DOT-I-DRIVE-SAFELY-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-KENTUCKY”….
THE ON-LINE COURSE COSTS 15-DOLALRS WHICH IS COLLECTED  BY THE WEBSITE ADMINISTERING THE TEST AND NOT THE STATE….…THE COURSE TAKES
ABOUT FOUR HOURS TO COMPLETE AND MUST BE COMPLETED WITHIN 270 DAYS AFTER THE INITIAL LOGIN……
STUDENTS TAKING THE ON-LINE COURSE  MAY HAVE TO WAIT 24 TO 48 HOURS BEFORE COMPLETION OF THE COURSE SHOWS UP ON THEIR DRIVING
RECORD….. AND A CONFIRMATION  E-MAIL WILL BE SENT TO THE STUDENT….





TOBACCO AGREEMENT SETTLEMENT
06/13/14

THE COMMONWEALTH WILL RECEIVE JUST OVER 57-MILLION DOLLARS…..OVER THE NEXT THREE YEARS….AS A RESULT OF SETTLING LITIGATION  INVOLVING  
THE 1998 MASTER SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT BETWEEN STATES AND TOBACCO COMPANIES….

BIG TOBACCO COMPANIES HAD CLAIMED THAT KENTUCKY WAS NOT COLLECTING  ALL OF THE TAXES FROM OTHER COMPANIES THAT WERE NOT IN THE
AGREEMENT….SO THEY WITHHELD PART OF KENTUCKY’S ANNUAL PAYMENT…

MONEY  FROM THE SETTLEMENT IS DESIGNATED FOR FARM PROJECT  AND HEALTH ISSUES…THE COMMONWEALTH HAD BUDGETED ALMOST 263-MILLION
DOLLARS OVER THE NEXT THREE YEARS FROM THE MASTER SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT….AND THAT TOTAL WILL NOW INCREASE  BY JUST OVER 57-MILLION
DOLLARS…..



BALLOTS WON’T COUNT
06/13/14

FOLLOWING A RULING BY BARREN CIRCUIT JUDGE  PHILLIP PATTON YESTERDAY…..MICHAEL HALE IS STILL THE DEMOCRATIC NOMINEE  FOR JUDGE-
EXECUTIVE…

THE RULING INVOLVED 27-DISPUTED ABSENTEE BALLOTS THAT WON’T BE COUNTED…AS PATTON RULED THE COUNTY  CLERK’S OFFICE AND ELECTION BOARD
FOLLOWED THE LAW IN THROWING OUT THE DISPUTED BALLOTS….
HALE WON THE DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY  BY BEATING BUD TERRY BY THREE VOTES AND DOCTOR CHRIS STEWARD BY 16……..



FISHER
06/13/14

97 YEAR OLD ELIZABETH “SWEETHEART” PARDUE ARMOUR FISHER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY  AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…. VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE
THIS AFTERNOON (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO THE WOOD CEMETERY NEAR
FOUNTAIN RUN……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW MARIE AND JENNER BLANKENSHIP OF ADOLPHUS AND  MARGIE AND BOBBY JONES AND ALICE AND
RUSSELL LONES ALL OF  SCOTTSVILLE…AND TWO SISTERS-IN-LAW; ETTA BELL AND MARGIE PARDUE BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE…..

14 GRANDCHILDREN, 26 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND 23 GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….




SPORTS
06/13/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE ANGELS…
THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO MILWAUKEE…..
AND THE HOT RODS OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES IN FORT WAYNE….


THE GLASGOW SCOTTIES  BASKETBALL TEAM WILL HAVE A NEW….BUT FAMILIAR COACH  NEXT SEASON…

CURRENT AND FORMER GOLF COACH….FORMER GIRLS BASKETBALL COACH…. AND CURRENT ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL  MIKE HARRIS WILL TAKE OVER THE TEAM
FOR  ONE SEASON ON AN INTERIM N BASIS…

HARRIS PLANS ON RETIRING  FROM HIS COACHING AND ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES NEXT JUNE….






SPORTS
06/12/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES WIND UP THEIR SERIES 0IN COLORADO….
THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE DODGERS…..

AND THE HOT RODS PLAY IN DAYTON…..

CITING PERSONAL REASONS…..FORMER KENTUCKY HEAD FOOTBALL COACH JOKER PHILLIPS HAS RESIGNED HIS POSITION AS WIDE RECEIVER COACH AT
FLORIDA AND HAS LEFT THE UNIVERSITY….

WHILE HEAD COACH AT KENTUCKY…PHILLIPS COMPILED A 13 AND 24 RECORD FROM TWENTY-10 TO TWENTY-12….
PHILLILPS ALSO SERVED AS OFFENSIVE COORDINATOR AND WIDE RECEIVER COACH FOR SEVEN SEASONS UNDER RICH BROOKS…..

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE ROCKIES BEAT THE BRAVES EIGHT TO TWO…
THE REDS BLANKED THE DODGERS FIVE TO NOTHING….

AND DAYTON TOOK TWO FROM THE HOT RODS…..FOUR TO NOTHING AND FOUR TO THREE….




TAYLOR MAN FACING CHARGES
06/11/14


A TAYLOR COUNTY MAN IS BEHIND BARS FACING  ALMOST 300 COUNTS OF SEXUAL ABUSE AND SODOMY  INVOLVING VICTIMS YOUNGER THAN 12…

THE TAYLOR COUNTY GRAND JURY HANDED DOWN THE INDICTMENTS CHARGING  WILLARD GREER OF CAMPBELLSVILLE…..
THE ASSAULTS ALLEGEDLY Y OCCURRED  BETWEEN 1997 AND TWO-THOUSAND TWO….AND  BETWEEN  JANUARY AND MARCH OF THIS YEAR…..





STATE FACING BUDGET SHORTFALL
06/11/14


THE COMMONWEALTH IS FACING A BUDGET SHORTFALL AS STATE GOVERNMENT  IS TAKING IN LESS REVENUE  THAN EXPECTED…

ACCORDING TO BUDGET DIRECTOR JANE DRISKELL…..MAY’S RECEIPT FOR THE GENERAL FUND…WHICH PAYS FOR MOST PROGRAMS…..FELL TWO-POINT-ONE
PERCENT WHEN COMPARED TO MAY OF LAST YEAR….
GENERAL FUND RECEIPTS GREW ONE-POINT-ONE PERCENT FOR THE FIRST 11 MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR….BUT THE BUDGET CALLS FOR TWO-POINT-TWO
PERCENT REVENUE GROWTH FOR THE ENTIRE FISCAL YEAR WHICH ENDS JUNE 30TH….

TO MEET THE OFFICIAL REVENUE ESTIMATES…..RECEIPTS  MUST INCREASE 11-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT THIS MONTH…..





CIRCUIT COURT
06/11/14


AND THIS REMINDER THAT THE CIRCUIT COURT JURY TRIAL SCHEDULED FOR TOMORROW HAS BEEN CANCELLED….

CIRCUIT COURT JURORS SHOULD REPORT  AGAIN JUNE 25TH AT NINE……





ARREST
06/11/14


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

AT THE MINIT-MART ON NEW GALLATIN ROAD….CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON CHARGE 18 YEAR OLD TRISTEN WALKER OF 51 HINTON AVENUE WITH PUBLIC
INTOXICATION…..





SPORTS
06/11/12

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES PLAY IN COLORADO…..
THE REDS HOST THE DODGERS….

AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN DAYTON TO TAKE ON THE DRAGONS….

KENTUCKY BASKETBALL COACH JOHN CALIPARI HAS SIGNED A NEW CONTRACT THAT INCLUDES A TWO YEAR EXTENSION…THRU THE TWO-THOUSAND-20-21
SEASON…..AND AN  AVERAGE SALARY OF SEVEN-POINT-FIVE MILLION DOLLARS A SEASON…

CALIPARI…..WHO NOW ONLY TRAILS  DUKE’S  MIKE KRZYESWKI ON U-S-A TODAY’S LIST OF THE  HIGHEST PAID  MEN’S BASKETBALL COACHES…WILL RECEIVE
SIX-POINT-FIVE MILLION DOLLARS NEXT SEASON…AND A TOTAL OF 52-POINT-FIVE MILLION FOR THE DURATION OF THE CONTRACT…..

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES OUT LASTED THE ROCKIES 13 TO 10…
THE DODGERS BEAT THE RED SIX TO ONE….

AND THE HOT RODS GAME IN DAYTON WAS RAINED OUT……




REYNOLDS
6-10-14
3:05 P.M.


85-YEAR-OLD ERNEST ROBERT “BOBBY” REYNOLDS, JR. DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT NORTON’S HOSPITAL IN LOUISVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE ALLEN
COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE SATURDAY MORNING AT 11 AT THE T.W. CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE MY. ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT THE FUNERAL HOME…. IN LIEU OF FLOWERS, MEMORIAL DONATIONS  MAY BE MADE TO THE
AMERICAN RED CROSS AND THE ALLEN COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY.

HIS IS SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW… ROBERT OF TEXAS AND DAN AND AMY OF LOUISVILLE… A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…CLARA AND
VESPER JONES OF SCOTTSVILLE A GRANDSON AND SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE.





CITY COUNCIL
06/10/14

AT LAST NIGHT’S SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING…FIRST READING WAS GIVEN TO THE NEW BUDGET OF JUST OVER 10-MILLION DOLLARS…ALLEN
COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR RICHIE SANDERS HAS RETIRED… .AND THE INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY HAS HIRED HIM ON A ONE
YEAR CONTRACT AS A CONSULT….THE CITY CONTRIBUTES 60-THOUSAND DOLLARS TO THE I-D-A AND THERE WAS SOME QUESTION ABOUT SANDERS’
SALARY….JORDAN CLARK IS WITH THE I-D-A……
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE COUNCIL WILL MEET IN SPECIAL SESSION THURSDAY AFTERNOON  AT THREE TO GIVE SECOND READING TO THE BUDGET….
THE ELEMENTS OF THE NEW “TWO HOUR PARKING” ORDINANCE WERE APPROVED….ACCORDING TO CITY ATTORNEY KELLY POWELL THERE ARE A TOTAL OF
114 MARKED PARKING SPACES ON THE SQUARE  AND ONE BLOCK OFF THE SQUARE….THE ORDINANCE WILL APPLY TO THOSE SPACES AND THERE WILL BE
TWO HOUR PARKING FROM EIGHT UNTIL SIX MONDAY THRU FRIDAY WITH WEEK-ENDS AND HOLIDAYS EXCLUDED….THE FINE FOR VIOLATION OF
THE ORDINANCE  WILL BE 20-DOLLARS….WHICH WILL DOUBLE IF NOT PAID IN 30-DAYS…..AND IF NOT PAID IN 45-DAYS THE INDIVIDUAL WILL BE CITED TO
COURT….






SOMERSET TO SELL GASOLINE
06/10/14


WITHIN THE NEXT FEW WEEKS…THE CITY OF SOMERSET WILL BEGIN SELLING GASOLINE TO THE PUBLIC…

ACCORDING TO THE COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL….CITY OFFICIALS DECIDED TO START OFFERING GAS AFTER GETTING COMPLAINS  ABOUT HIGH FUEL PRICES…

THE SOMERSET  WILL BASE THEIR PRICE ON AN AVERAGE OF HOW MUCH CITIES IN A 50-MILE RADIUS ARE CHARGING……








ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..
IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE BRAVES BAT THE ROCKIES THREE TO ONE….
THE DODGERS  DOWNED THE REDS SIX TO ONE….
AND THE HOT RODS GOT PAST FORT WAYNE TWO TO ONE…..


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY
IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE BRAVES PLAY IN COLORADO…..
THE RED HOST THE DODGERS….
AND THE HOT RODS ARE ON THE ROAD TO DAYTON…...




REPORT
06/10/14

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT HAS RELEASED THE MAY ACTIVITY REPORT……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE







THE CIRCUIT COURT JURY TRIAL FOR THURSDAY JUNE 19TH HAS BEEN CANCELLED. THE NEXT TIME JURORS SHOULD REPORT AGAIN
IS WEDNESDAY JUNE 25TH AT 9 A.M.



ALLEN VOTE SELECTED FOR AUDIT
06/10/14


ATTORNEY GENERAL JACK CONWAY HAS ANNOUNCED THAT ALLEN COUNTY IS ONE OF  SIX COUNTIES THAT HAVE BEEN  CHOSEN IN A RANDOM DRAWING  TO
UNDERGO INDEPENDENT  INQUIRES FOR ANY POTENTIAL  IRREGULARITIES THAT MAY HAVE OCCURRED  DURING THE MAY PRIMARY ELECTION…

BESIDES ALLEN….THE OTHER COUNTIES  SELECTED ARE BREATHITT…. CLARK….MEADE…..RUSSELL….AND WARREN…..
THE POST ELECTION AUDITS ARE REQUIRED BY STATE LAW AND MUST INCLUDED NO FEWER THAN FIVE PERCENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S  COUNTIES
FOLLOWING EACH PRIMARY AND GENERAL ELECTION….
IN ADDITION  TO THE POST-ELECTION AUDITS….FOLLOW UP INVESTIGATIONS ARE CONTINUING REGARDING COMPLAINTS  TO THE ELECTION FRAUD HOTLINE….
WHICH RECEIVED  205 CALLS FORM MORE  THAN 60 COUNTIES  ON ELECTION  DAY……..





FISCAL COURT
06/10/14

AT HIS MORNING’S ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETING….FIRST READING WAS GIVEN TO THE TWENTY-14-15 BUDGET …WHICH INCLUDES A TWO-PERCENT PAY
RAISE  FOR MOST COUNTY EMPLOYEES…..JUDGE EXECUTIVE JOHNNY HOBDY……
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
FOR A NUMBER OF REASONS….INCLUDING   REQUIREMENTS FROM THE STATE AUDITOR….THE COUNTY HEARD A PRESENTATION ON NEW SOFTWARE FOR THE
TREASURER’S OFFICE  FROM GLENDA HARPER WITH HARPER’S CONSULTING…. HARPER, WHO  IS ALSO COUNTY TREASURER IN MCLEAN COUNTY….
DEVELOPED THE SOFTWARE WHICH IS CURRENTLY BEING USED BY 40 COUNTIES IN THE COMMONWEALTH…. AND THE COURT AGREED TO PURCHASE THE
SOFTWARE…..
AND TO KEEP IN COMPLIANCE  WITH STATE STATUTE…..THE COURT APPROVED AN ORDINANCE FOR THE INSPECTION OF TENTS…THE FEE WILL BE 50-DOLLARS
FOR COMMERCIAL TENTS AND THERE WILL BE NO FEE FOR NON-PROFITS AND ONE DAY EVENTS…..







AG LITERACY AWARD NOMINATIONS
06/10/14


THE KENTUCKY FARM  BUREAU  IS NOW ACCEPTING  APPLICATIONS  FOR THE TWENTY-14 EXCELLENCE IN AG LITERACY AWARD NOMINATIONS…..

THE AWARD WAS ESTABLISHED TO RECOGNIZE AND REWARD TEACHERS WHO EXCEL IN THEIR EFFORTS T INCORPORATE AGRICULTURAL CONCEPTS
THROUGHOUT THEIR CORE ACADEMIC STUDIES…

ALL CERTIFIED PRE-KINDERGARTEN THRU 12TH-GRADE-TEACHERS….WHO ARE INTEGRATING  AGRICULTURAL CONCEPTS INTO NON-AGRICULTURAL
CURRICULUM ARE ELIGIBLE….
SELF-NOMINATIONS….AS-WELL-AS NOMINATIONS FROM SCHOOL FACULTY….. COMMUNITY LEADERS…OR PARENTS ARE ENCOURAGED…
NOMINATIONS FORMS ARE AVAILABLE ON-LINE AT  K-Y-F-B-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH- FEDERATION….AND ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE RETURNED BY
OCTOBER 24TH……





CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
06/10/14

A CASE OF CRIMINAL MISCHIEF REPORTED TO SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

LUELLIA BENNER OF TWO-92 JACKSON AVENUE TOLD OFFICE DAVID CLARK THAT HER FENCE HD BEEN CUT AND PULLED BACK….BUT NOTHING WAS
APPARENTLY TAKEN….

BENNER DID GO ON TO SAY THAT A FEW WEEKS AGO…AN ELECTRIC LEAF BLOWER  AND EXTENSION CORD WERE TAKEN  FROM HER FRONT PORCH……





MEETINGS
06/09/14


ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

CITY COUNCIL AND THE BEE KEEPERS BOTH MEET TONIGHT AT 7…..

TOMORROW MORING AT 9 ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS…

THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 4 THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER SITE BASED COUNCIL MEETS….THE LIONS CLUB MEETS THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6-30 AND THE JAYCEES
AND FISH AND GAME CLUB BOTH MEET AT 7….

THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 3 THE BUILDERS MASONIC  YOUTH GROUP MEETS….


CHESSER
6/9/2014
48 YEAR OLD DELENA MARIE CHESSER OF OZARK ARKANSAS DIED THURSDAY AT HER RESIDENCE…VISITATION WILL BE WEDNESDAY MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD
FUNERAL HOME… WITH BURIAL IN MAPLE GROVE GENERAL BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT 2

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER MOTHER NANCY MYERS… HER HUSBAND KELLY CHESSER… TWO DAUGHTER SHAINA AND ALLISSA AND SON JAMES ALL OF ARKANSAS




EKU SMOKE FREE
06/09/14


EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY IS NOW SMOKE FREE ACROSS THE ENTIRE CAMPUS….

BANNERS AND SANDWICH BOARD ARE UP TO REMIND PEOPLE  NOT TO USE TOBACCO PRODUCTS ON CAMPUS…AND THE SCHOOL IS ALS REMOVING  OR
REPURPOSING THE OUTDOOR BOXES THAT PREVIOUSLY SERVED AS SMOKING AREAS…

THE UNIVERSITY  IS SPONSORING  A COMPETITION FOR PICKING UP DISCARDED CIGARETTE BUTTS WITH A GYM MEMBERSHIP  AS THE PRIZE….AND IS ALSO
OFFERING SMOKING CESSATION CLASSES AND FREE NICOTINE REPLACEMENTS…..



BOWLING GREEN ROUNDABOUT
06/09/14


MOTORISTS WILL HAVE AT LEAST ONE ADDITION TO IMPACTS AT THE ROUNDABOUT PROJECT LOCATED AT THE INTERSECTION OF 31-W….LOVING WAY… AND
UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD….

TODAY THRU FRIDAY….THERE WILL BE PARTIAL LANE CLOSURES IN THE NORTHBOUND ONLY DIRECTION OF 31-W BEGINNING NEAR OAKLAND WAY BEFORE
THE INTERSECTION…TRAFFIC IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN FLOWING…. BUT THAT DIRECTION WILL SHIFT FROM TWO-LANES TO ONE-LANE DURING CERTAIN
PERIODS…

IN ADDITION….LOVING WAY REMAINS CLOSED AND ACCESS TO CHESTNUT STREET…TO AND FROM 31-W….IS STILL CLOSED WITH THE SAME DETOURS IN
PLACE…..



HUMES
06/09/14


48 YEAR OLD PHYLLIS CREASY HUMES OF GALLATIN DIED SATURDAY…. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT WOODARD
FUNERAL HOME IN WESTMORELAND WITH BURIAL IN PLEASANT GROVE CEMEERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE FUNERAL
HOME….AND IN LIEU OF FLOWERS MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE  FOR FUNERAL…...

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; SAMANTHA TROUTT AND DOLYN BROOKS AND KIMBERLY AND SCOTT SEXTON….AND HER MOTHER;
MARY SUE CREASY ALL OF TENNESSEE….TWO BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; JOHNNY AND SUSAN CREASY OF ADOLPHUS AND JIMMY AND BRENDA CREASY
OF TENNESSEE….AND A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; JOAN AND CHRIS LAWHORN OF TENNESSEE….THREE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



ARREST
06/09/14


THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT ON FRANKLIN ROAD THAT RESULTED IN DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER CHARGING THE
DRIVER….35 YEAR OLD CHARLES GREEN OF FIVE-89 NEW MT. GILEAD CHURCH ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE, NO
REGISTRATION PLATES, NO INSURANCE, CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON AND FAILURE TO REGISTER OR TRANSFER A MOTOR VEHICLE…..



ARREST
06/09/14


A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…FOR FAILURE  TO WEAR A SEAT BELT…. RESULTS IN THE DRIVER BEING CHARGED WITH A NUMBER OF DRUG
OFFENSES….

FOLLOWING A SWEEP BY THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE K-NINE UNIT….
OFFICER CHAD FOSTER CHARGED 42 YEAR OLD CHESTER G. BOND OF MURRAY WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, POSSESSION OF
MARIJUANA, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, PRESCRIPTION DRUG NOT IN PROPER CONTAINER AND FAILURE TO WEAR A SEAT BELT…..….

AND OFFICER ADAM REES ARRESTED 51 YEAR OLD BARRY E. GARRISON OF FIVE-ZERO-EIGHT NORTH FOURTH ON WARRANTS CHARGING TWO COUNTS OF
TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER AND MANUFACTURING METH……




HEART GETS NATIONAL ACCREDITATION
06/09/14

THE NATIONAL MAIN STREET CENTER HAS ANNOUNCED THAT 22 KENTUCKY MAIN STREET PROGRAM COMMUNITIES…..INCLUDING THE “HEART OF SCOTTSVILLE”
…HAVE ACHIEVED NATIONAL ACCREDITATION…..

THAT  TOTAL IS UP FROM 17 LAST YEAR…AND THE “HEART OF SCOTTSVILLE” IS ONE OF EIGHT PROGRAMS TO RECEIVE NATIONAL ACCREDITATION  FOR THE
FIRST TIME….

CREATED IN 1979…THE KENTUCKY MAIN STREET PROGRAM IS THE OLDEST STATEWIDE MAIN STREET REVITALIZATION PROGRAM IN THE NATION…AND IS BASED
ON THE NATIONAL MAIN STREET CENTER’S FOUR-POINT APPROACH WHICH EMPHASIZES D ORGANIZATION…PROMOTION….DESIGN…AND ECONOMIC
RESTRUCTURING…..
AND THE NATIONAL ACCREDITATION PROCESS EVALUATES AND RECOGNIZES LOCAL MAIN STREET PROGRAMS ACCORDING  TO 10 PERFORMANCE
STANDARDS…..



SUMMER FEEDING PROGRAM
06/09/14

THE SUMMER FEEDING PROGRAM…SPONSORED BY THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION…BEGINS TODAY AND RUNS THRU JULY 31ST….
MONDAY THRU FRIDAY OF EACH WEEK BREAKFAST AND LUNCH WILL BE SERVED FREE TO ALL CHILDREN…..
AND BREAKFAST WILL BE SERVED FROM SEVEN TO EIGHT AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL AND FROM 7-30 TO 8-30 AT THE CORE OF
SCOTTSVILLE….
LUNCH WILL BE SERVED FROM 11 TO 11-30 AT THE HOUSING AUTHORITY OF SCOTTSVILLE  AND COUNTRY PLACE APARTMENTS….
FROM 11-30 TO 12-30 AT THE HIGH SCHOOL AND THE CORE…..
AND FROM 12 TO 12-30 AT ALCO APARTMENTS AND LANDMARK APARTMENTS….

THEN ON TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS IN JULY….LUNCH WILL ALSO BE SERVED AT THE ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY…..



MCCOY
06/09/14
06:05AM

92 YEAR OLD DOROTHY MAE PETTY MOATS MCCOY OF BOWLING GREEN DIED SATURDAY…FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE
TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT HARDY AND SON FUNERAL HOME BOWLING GREEN CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN MARTINSVILLE CEMETERY… VISITATION
BEGINS AFTER FOUR THIS AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; HERBERT AND JANICE MOATS AND BOBBY AND ANN MOATS ALL OF BOWLING GREEN AND RICKIE
AND DIANE MOATS OF OAKLAND…SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN, 17 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND TWO GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



SPORTS
06/09/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…

THE BRAVES ARE ON THE ROAD TO COLORADO….
THE REDS HOST THE DODGERS…..

AND THE HOT RODS ENTERTAIN FORT WAYNE……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES GOT PAST ARIZONA SIX TO FIVE….THE REDS BEAT THE PHILLIES FOUR TO ONE….
AND THE HOT RODS DOWNED  FORT WAYNE SEVEN TO ONE…

AT THE POCONO RACEWAY….DALE EARNHARDT, JUNIOR PICKED UP HIS SECOND WIN OF THE SEASON…

AND IN GAME TWO OF THE N-B-A- FINALS….MIAMI GOT PAST SAN ANTONIO  98 TO 96…..





DAVIS
6-6-14

50-YEAR-OLD DONNA DAVIS OF SCOTTSVILLE AND FORMERLY OF WESTMORELAND, TENNESSEE DIED TODAY (FRI) AT THE HOSPICE HOUSE OF SOUTHERN
KENTUCKY….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE PLEASANT GROVE
CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW (SAT) AT THE FUNERAL HOME.


SHE IS SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER…CHRISTIN COUCH OF …A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW…  LANCE AND JANEL ALL OF TENNESSEE…DANNY DAVIS OF
SCOTTSVILLE…HER PARENTS W.L. AND BARBARA GREGORY….TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…DEBBIE AND DOUG CARTER AND DAWN GARCIA ALL OF
TENNESSEE….TWO GRANDCHILDREN AND TWO NIECES AND ONE NEPHEW ALSO SURVIVES.




DAVIS
6-6-14

50-YEAR-OLD DONNA DAVIS OF SCOTTSVILLE AND FORMERLY OF WESTMORELAND, TENNESSEE DIED TODAY (FRI) AT THE HOSPICE HOUSE OF SOUTHERN
KENTUCKY….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE PLEASANT GROVE
CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW (SAT) AT THE FUNERAL HOME.


SHE IS SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER…CHRISTIN COUCH OF …A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW…  LANCE AND JANEL ALL OF TENNESSEE…DANNY DAVIS OF
SCOTTSVILLE…HER PARENTS W.L. AND BARBARA GREGORY….TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…DEBBIE AND DOUG CARTER AND DAWN GARCIA ALL OF
TENNESSEE….TWO GRANDCHILDREN AND TWO NIECES AND ONE NEPHEW ALSO SURVIVES.





ACCIDENT-MONROE
06/06/14

STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT 10 MILES EAST OF TOMPKINSVILLE ON KENTUCKY 100….THAT INJURED ONE PERSON…

REPORTEDLY A TWO-THOUSAND-ONE BLAZER OPERATED BY 54 YEAR OLD RAY DENTON OF TOMPKINSVILLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND OVERTURNED SEVERAL
TIMES…
DENTON WAS FLOWN TO SKYLINE HOSPITAL…AND HIS PASSENGER…26 YEAR OLD DANIEL LARSSON OF TOMPKINSVILLE..WAS TAKEN TO MONROE COUNTY
HOSPITAL….





PAUL CONSIDERING DUAL RUN
06/06/14

CURRENTLY….KENTUCKY LAW PREVENTS CANDIDATES FROM HAVING THEIR NAME APPEAR MORE THAN ONCE ON A BALLOT….BUT SENATOR RAND PAUL SAYS
THAT WON’T STOP HIM FROM STAGING DUAL CAMPAIGNS FOR RE-ELECTION TO THE SENATE AND PRESIDENT…IF HE DECIDES TO MAKE A RUN FOR THE   
WHITEHOUSE  IN TWENTY-16…

PAUL SAYS HE IS KEEPING OPEN THE OPTION OF A COURT CHALLENGE TO HAVE HIS NAME ON THE BALLOT FOR BOTH RACES…

DURING THE TWWNTY-14 GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION…THE SENATE PASSED LEGISLATION TO ALLOW PAUL TO RUN FOR BOTH OFFICES….BUT IT DIED IN THE
HOUSE….





BESHEAR REPORTS INCOME

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR AND WIFE JANE HAVE RELEASED THEIR 2013 TAX RETURNS…

THEIR JOIN INCOME LAST YEAR INCREASED 85-THOUSAND 111-DOLLARS… BRINGING THEIR TOTAL INCOME TO 337-THOUSAND 276-DOLLARS….
THE COUPLE REPORTED 53-THOUSAND 389-DOLALRS IN TOTAL ITEMIZED DEDUCTIONS….THEY GAVE  $21,641 TO CHARITY….AND PAID $22,72 IN FEDERAL
TAXES…

THE BESHEARS’ HAVE RELEASED THEIR TAX RETURNS EACH YEAR HE HAS BEEN GOVERNOR….…





DAY CAMP
06/06/14

SUMMER DAYS AT THE “CORE’ BEGIN MONDAY WITH THE “ALL BALL CAMP”… LINDA HUFFMAN IS WITH THE CORE…..
For details listen to 99.3 WVLE
WEEKLY CAMP FEES ARE 90-DOLLARS FOR MEMBERS…..100-DOLLARS FOR NONMEMBERS…AND THE DAILY DROP IN RATE IS 25-DOLLARS…HOWEVER… FOR  
THE FIRST WEEK OF CAMP FEES ARE HALF PRICE…..

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 237-5704.





GRAND JURY
06/06/14




THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS HANDED DOWN INDICTMENTS ON NINE INDIVIDUALS…..
38 YEAR OLD CONNIE L. HOSKINS IS CHARGED IN A FOUR COUNT INDICTMENT WITH MANUFACTURING  METH, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA,
POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE  AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER……
A THREE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING WITH MANUFACTURING METH, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND POSSESSION OF DRUG
PARAPHERNALIA WAS RETURNED AGAINST 25 YEAR OLD JORDAN MATHEW TRACY……
26 YEAR  OLD PAUL C. SCHOFIELD IS CHARGED IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT WITH BURGLARY AND ALCOHOL INTOXICATION….
A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT  CHARGING COMPLICITY TO MANUFACTURE METH WAS RETURNED AGAINST  24 YEAR OLD BOBBY MATTHEW PEDIGO…..
55 YEAR OLD WARREN DWIGHT CARTER IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH THEFT BY DECEPTION……


SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENTS CHARGING FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT WERE RETURNED AGAINST 36 YEAR OLD MICHAEL ADAM CAMPBELL,  38 YEAR OLD ANGELA
JACOBSON AND 26 YEAR OLD KANDICE J. DEAN…..
AND A TWO COUNT MISDEMEANOR INDICTMENT WAS RETURNED AGAIN 29 YEAR OLD JONATHAN MICHAEL MEADOR…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……





GRADUATION
06/06/14

THE 40TH COMMENCEMENT AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOLL WILL BE TONIGHT STARTING AT SIX….
SEATING IS ON A FIRST-COME BASIS….AND THE HANDICAP ENTRANCE IS THE MAIN DOORS AT THE FRONT OF THE SCHOOL……



SPORTS
06/06/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

ATLANTA IS ON THE ROAD TO ARIZONA….
THE REDS HOST THE PHILLIES…..
AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON DAYTON…..

IN SEMI-FINAL ACTION AT THE STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT…

SIMON KENTON PLAYS SOUTH LAUREL AND NORTH BULLITT TAKES ON ST. “X”……

AND AT THE STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT…..GREENWOOD TAKES ON MADISONVILLE NORTH HOPKINS….





SPORTS
06/05/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE GIANTS…..

AND THE HOT RODS HOST DAYTON……


AT THE STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT….PLAY WAS INTERRUPTED YESTERDAY BECAUSE OF THE WEATHER….SO…

AT NOON…..HAZARD AND SIMON KENTON WILL RESUME THEIR GAME THAT WAS STOPPED IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH….THEN SOUTH WARREN WILL TAKE
ON SOUTH LAUREL AT 1:30,,,,

THEN TODAY’S SCHEDULED  QUARTERFINAL  DOUBLEHEADER…WITH NORTH BULLITT PLAYING CONNER AND JOHNSON CENTRAL TANGLING  WITH ST. “X” WILL
START AT SIX…..


THE STATE SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT BEGINS TODAY AT JACK FISHER PARK IN OWENSBORO AS FOURTH REGION CHAMPIONS GREENWOOD PLAYS MALE AT FIVE
THIS AFTERNOON……




LYNCH
6-4-14

91-YEAR-OLD ALBERTA MAY LYNCH OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE HOSPICE HOUSE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL
BE FRIDAY EVENING AT SIX AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH CREMATION TO FOLLOW AND INTERMENT WILL BE IN NEW JERSEY AT A LATER DATE. VISITATION
BEGINS AFTER TWO FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY THREE SONS….ED DELLAPIETRO OF SCOTTSVILLE…RICHARD DELLAPIETRO OF NEW JERSEY AND ANTHONY DELLAPIETRO OF
WYOMING…A DAUGHTER SHARON LYNCH OF MISSOURI AND A SISTER SYLVIA DAVIES OF NEW JERSEY…SEVERAL GRANDCHILDREN AND GREAT
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.







HOOD
6/3/2014


93 YEAR OLD DOROTHY CARTER HOOD OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT HOSPICE HOUSE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
AT 12NOON TOMORROW (THURS)  AT UNION CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST WITH BURIAL IN THE CHURCH CEMETERY… VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FOUR THIS
AFTERNOON (WED) AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME AND AFTER NINE TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT THE CHURCH…..

SHE’S  SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; GORDON AND CORDYE CARTER OF RUSSELLVILLE… A DAUGHTER;  BECKY  WHITEHOUSE OF INDIANA…
AND A SISTER; GAYE O’NEAL OF SCOTTSVILLE…11 GRANDCHILDREN AND 19 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE,,,,,,





SCOTT
06/04/14


48 YEAR OLD MARY SUE “SUSIE” SCOTT OF ADOLPHUS DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT HER RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO
AT GOAD FUNERAL  HOME WITH BURIAL WITH BURIAL IN OAK FOREST NUMBER ONE CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TOMORROW (THURS) AT
THE FUNERAL HOME AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY; JOHN BLAKELY OF ADOLPHUS…A SON; CHARLES…AND HER FATHER; CALVIN SCOTT ALL OF ADOLPHUS…AND TWO BROTHERS AND
SISTER-IN-LAW; DANNY AND LINDA SCOTT OF FRANKLIN AND CALVIN SCOTT OF SCOTTSVILLE….EIGHT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..





MISSING MAN FOUND
06/04/14

THE BODY OF A MISSING WARREN COUNTY MAN WAS FOUND YESTERDAY BY THE GOTT FIRE DEPARTMENT  AND WARREN COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
AT THE END OF BE THOMAS ROAD…

STEVEN HUDSPETH….WHO HAD BEEN MISSING SINCE MAY 31ST….WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE  BY THE WARREN COUNTY CORONER’S OFFICE…
NO FOUL PLAY IS SUSPECTED…AS THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES…..





CIRCUIT COURT
06/04/14


THE CIRCUIT COURT JURY TRIAL SCHEDULED FOR TOMORROW HAS BEEN CANCELLED…..

CIRCUIT COURT JURORS SHOULD REPORT AGAIN  JUNE 19TH AT NINE…..





NEW SCIENCE STANDARDS


NEW SCIENCE STANDARDS
06/04/14


THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION IS SET TO IMPLEMENT NEW SCIENCE STANDARDS THIS FALL…

THE STANDARDS…WHICH WERE DEVELOPED BY KENTUCKY AND 25 OTHER STATES….WILL ESTABLISH THE SCIENCE CONCEPTS AND SKILLS STUDENTS  IN
GRADES  “K” THRU  12 WILL BE EXPECT TO KNOW…

THE GOAL IS TO BEGIN TEACHING THE NEW STANDARDS IMMEDIATELY…. HOWEVER… DEVELOPMENT  OF A NEW TEST FOR  ELEMENTARY AND MIDDLE SCHOOL  
WILL NOT TAKE PLACE UNTIL AFTER  THE TWENTY-14-15 SCHOOL YEAR…..





VOTE CERTIFIED
06/04/14


THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS HAS CERTIFIED  VOTE TOTALS FROM THE MAY 20TH PRIMARY ELECTION….AND ISSUED CERTIFICATES OF NOMINATION TO  
CANDIDATES WHO RECEIVED THE HIGHEST NUMBER OF VOTES IN THE PRIMARY….

MORE THAN 836-THOUSAND KENTUCKIANS….OR APPROXIMATELY 27-PERCENT  OF REGISTER VOTERS CAST BALLETS IT IN THE PRIMARY…..

ELECTION OFFICIALS  ARE NOW WORKING FOR THE NOVEMBER FOURTH GENERAL ELECTION…..





TOBACCO COMPANY TOP SPENDER
06/04/14


ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY LEGISLATIVE  ETHICS COMMISSION…..ALTRIA CLIENT SERVICES..THE PARENT COMPANY OF PHILIP MORRIS….SPENT MORE
MONEY THAN ANY OTHER ORGANIZATION  ON LOBBYING EFFORTS  DURING THE TWENTY-14 GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION….

ALTRIA…WHICH ALSO OWENS JOHN MIDDLETON AND U-S SMOKELESS TOBACCO COMPANY….SPENT 156-THOUSAND  200-DOLLARS DURING THE LEGISLATIVE
SESSION  TO FIGHT SMOKE-FREE WORKPLACE BILLS…..….





SAFE CITY
06/04/14

THE SECURITY FIRM….SAFEWISE….HAS RELEASED THEIR LIST OF THE 50 SAFEST CITIES  IN KENTUCKY…..
AND SCOTTSVILLE IS RANKED NUMBER FIVE....
CITIES HAD TO HAVE A MINIMUM POPULATION OF THREE-THOUSAND TO BE CONSIDERED…
AND PROSPECT WAS THE SAFEST CITY….WITH GREENVILLE SECOND… HODGENVILLE THIRD…AND VILLA HILL FOURTH…..



SPORTS
06/04/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

ATLANTA IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON SEATTLE…
THE REDS HOST THE GIANTS…..

AND THE HOT RODS RETURN TO BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH DAYTON…..

AND AT THE STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT….IN QUARTER-FINAL ACTION…….

SIMON KENTON TAKES ON HAZARD AND SOUTH WARREN GOES AGAINST SOUTH LAUREL……







YORK
6/3/2014

80 YEAR OLD GERTIE MAE YORK OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MONDAY) AT HER RESIDENCE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 2
AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME…WITH BURIAL IN CHESTNUT POINT CEMETERY…VISITATION IS IN PROGRESS AND AGAIN TOMRROW MORNING AT 7 AT THE FUNERAL
HOME

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND WILLARD L. “SARGE” YORK OF SCOTTSVILLE…TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON IN LAWS JUDY DARLENE AND MARLIN
FISHER…LISA AND BOB SAYERS ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE AND DAUGHTER VANESSA GIL CLAYTON OF FRANKLIN…TWO BROTHER AND SISTER IN LAWS… KENNY
AND NOKIA…GARY AND PAM… AND TWO BROTHERS EDWARD “BUCK” AND LARRY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…AND ONE SISTER JUANITA HUNT ON INDIANA… 6
GRANDCHILDREN…15 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN…NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE



HOOD
6/3/2014

93 YEAR OLD DOROTHY CARTER HOOD OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TODAY (TUESDAY) AT HOSPICE HOUSE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
AT NOON ON THURSDAY AT UNION CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST …WITH BURIAL IN UNION CHAPEL CEMETERY… VISTATION WILL BE AFTER 4 WEDNESDAY AT
GOAD FUNERAL HOME AND AFTER NINE THURSDAY MORNING AT UNION CHAPEL CHURCH

SHE IS SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER IN LAW GORDON AND CORDYE CARTEROF RUSSELVILLE… A DAUGHTER BECKY LYNN WHITEHOUSE OF INDIANA…
AND A SISTER GAYE O’NEAL OF SCOTTSVILLE…11 GRANDCHILDREN…19 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN AND NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE



RIGDON
06/03/14


92 YEAR OLD IRENE BURNLEY RIGDON OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND FORMERLY OF FOUNTAIN RUN….DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT GREENWOOD HEALTH AND REHAB
CENTER IN BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN FOUNTAIN
RUN CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; BONNIE AND AL SCHWEDER OF SCOTTSVILLE…A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; DON AND BENITA OF
LOUISVILLE…AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; NORMAN AND LINDA BURNLEY OF SCOTTSVILLE….FOUR GRANDCHILDREN AND SIX GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



FB EDUCATION WORKSHOPS
06/03/14


LATER THIS MONTH….THE KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU WILL BE HOLD A SERIES OF FREE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT  WORKSHOPS  FOR KENTUCKY
EDUCATORS….WITH ONE OF THE WORKSHOPS TO BE HELD AT BARREN RIVER  STATE PARK JUNE 17TH…
THE DAY LONG WORKSHOPS ARE DESIGNED TO ADDRESS THE COMMONWEALTH’S CORE EDUCATIONAL STANDARDS…WHILE SHOWCASING A VARIETY OF
STATE AND NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL CURRICULUM WHICH CAN BE INCORPORATED IN THE CLASSROOM…
TEACHERS MAY EARN SIX HOURS OF PROFESSIONAL  DEVELOPMENT HOURS…. AND EFFECTIVE INSTRUCTIONAL LEADERSHIP ACT  CREDIT WILL BE GIVEN TO
PRINCIPALS….GUIDANCE COUNSELORS….AND OTHER INSTRUCTIONAL LEADERS WHO PARTICIPATE……..
THE WORKSHOP REGISTRATION FEE HAS BEEN WAIVED  FOR ALL KENTUCKY  EDUCATORS….BUT THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE  IS THIS FRIDAY…JUNE SIXTH…
TO REGISTER GO ON-LINE TO K-Y-F-B-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-TEACHER.



STATE FIRE SCHOOL
06/03/14


THE 85TH KENTUCKY STATE FIRE SCHOOL BEGINS THURSDAY IN LEXINGTON AND RUNS THRU SUNDAY…. AND SOME 12-HUNDRED FIREFIGHTERS AND FIRST
RESPONDERS  ARE EXPECTED TO ATTEND…

PARTICIPANTS   WILL BE ABLE  TO CHOOSE FROM MORE THAN 40  COURSES THAT OFFER HANDS-ON AND CLASSROOM TRAINING….
FIREFIGHTERS TODAY HAVE TO POSSESS MULTIPLE SKILLS AND BE PREPARED  FOR CHALLENGES…AND THE SCHOOL GIVES PARTICIPANTS  EDUCATION AND
TOOLS TO PREPARE THEM FOR DIFFERENT KINDS OF FIRES AND SPECIALIZED RESCUES……



PRE-SCHOOL AGE
06/03/14


THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOLS….IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION….WILL ADHERE TO THE NEW AGE REQUIREMENTS  FOR
STATE-FUNDED PRESCHOOL CHILDREN…

CURRENTLY THE ELIGIBLE AGE FOR ATTENDING STATE-FUNDED PRESCHOOLS IS “AGE FOUR ON OR BEFORE OCTOBER FIRST”….HOWEVER….HOUSE BILL TWO-
35 CHANGE THE  REQUIREMENT TO  PRESCHOOL STUDENTS MUST BE “AGE FOUR ON OR BEFORE AUGUST FIRST-TWENTY-14”….

THIS NEW CHANGE WILL TAKE EFFECT JULY 15TH  TWENTY-14 AND WILL APPLY TO ALL STATED FUNDED PRESCHOOL STUDENTS  ENROLLED AFTER JULY 15TH  
TWENTY-14….
THESE STUDENTS WILL THEN NEED TO BE ENROLLED IN KINDERGARTEN IN THE SPRING OF TWETNY-15….
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT KAREN HARLOW AT SIX-ONE-EIGHT-31-81……


ARREST
06/03/14


A NUMBER OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

SERGEANT MICKEY ATWOOD SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR AND FUGITIVE FROM ANOTHER STATE ON 52 YEAR OLD MICHAEL WIX OF
OWENSBORO…..

43 YEAR OLD JIMMY W. BURTON OF SEVEN-67 EAST MAPLE WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER CHAD FOSTER  ON A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR….

SERGEANT ATWOOD SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING  THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-UNDER 500 DOLLARS AND CRIMINAL TRESPASS ON 48 YEAR OLD ROBIN L.
OLIVER OF FIVE-15 WATER STREET…..

AND 36 YEAR OLD CORY JENKINS WAS SERVED A FUGITIVE  FROM ANOTHER STATE WARRANT  BY SERGEANT ATWOOD….



ANNUAL REPORT
06/03/14


THE KENTUCKY SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE IS REMINDING ENTITIES AUTHORIZED TO TRANSACT BUSINESS IN THE COMMONWEALTH THAT THEY MUST FILE
AN ANNUAL REPORT AND PAY A 15-DOLLAR FILING FEE NO LATER THAN JULY FIRST…

REPORTS CAN BE FIELD ON LINE AND  LAST YEAR OVER 67-PERCNET OF THE ANNUAL REPORTS WERE COMPLETED  ONLINE…..
ALMOST 112-THOUSAND ENTITIES HAVE ALREADY FILED THEIR ANNUAL REPORT… AND ENTITIES THAT FAIL TO FINAL THEIR REPORT…WILL BE LISTED IN BAD
STANDING  WITH THE OFFICE AND WILL RECEIVE A FINAL 60-DAY NOTICE….
THEN FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THE 60-DAY NOTICE WILL RESULT IN ADMINISTRATIVE  DISSOLUTION OF THE BUSINESS  ENTITY OR REVOCATION OF
AUTHORITY TO DO BUSINESS IN KENTCUKY…..



ACCIDENT-SIMPSON
06/03/14


AN ACCIDENT ON I-65 SATURDAY NIGHT…NEAR THE FIVE-MILE MARKER SOUTHBOUND….INJURED  FIVE PERSONS…

STATE POLICE  SAY 19 YEAR OLD CHELSEA GRANT FROM ELIZABETHTOWN LOST CONTROL OF HER  CAR….WHICH OVERTURNED….EJECTING  SEVERAL
PASSENGERS…

THREE OF THE INJURED WERE TAKEN  TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT FRANKLIN AND TWO WERE TAKEN  TO SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER….



CAVE CITY FATAL
06/03/14


A MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT IN BARREN COUNTY FRIDAY NIGHT CLAIMED THE LIFE OF A CAVE CITY MAN….

ACCORDING TO THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE….63 YEAR OLD DANIEL CHANEY WAS TRAVELING ON BURKESVILLE ROAD ON HIS 1995 HONDA
MOTORCYCLE WHICH LEFT THE ROADWAY…WENT INTO A CULVERT…AND OVERTURNED  MULTIPLE TIMES….
CHANEY WAS TAKEN TO T-S SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL WHERE HE DIED OF COMPLICATIONS FROM HIS INJURIES….….



CHILD ABDUCTION
06/03/14


THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS SEEKING HELP IN LOCATING AN ABDUCTED CHILD….

DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO REPORTS OF A BURGLARY AND KIDNAPPING AT 60-40 SCOTTSVILLE ROAD….WHERE REPORTEDLY 25 YEAR OF ROBERT POMEROY
OF BOWLING GREEN FORCED HIS WAY INTO THE RESIDENCE AND TOOK AN 18-MONTH OLD FEMALE CHILD…POMEROY  WHO WAS ACCOMPANIED BY HIS
GIRLFRIEND SABRINA VANMETER OF BOWLING GREEN…IS THE CHILD’S  BIOLOGICAL  NON-CUSTODIAL FATHER…
POMEROY IS FIVE-FEET 10-INCHES  TALL….WEIGHS 180 POUNDS….HE HAS A SHAVE HEAD AND LIGHT BEARD AND WAS WEARING A BLACK SHIRT AND CAMO
PANTS….
THEY LEFT IN A LATE MODEL 1990s OR EARLY TWO-THOUSAND  OFF-WHILE FOUR-DOOR LEXUS…
ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION IS URGED TO  CALL NINE-ONE-ONE OR EIGHT-FOUR-TWO-16-33…..



SPORTS
06/03/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON SEATTLE…..
AND THE REDS HOST THE GIANTS…..

AND OPENING ROUND PLAY CONTINUES AT THE STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT AS….

NORTH BULLITT TAKES ON E’TOWN….BOYD COUNTY GOES AGAINST CONNER…. TATES CREEK PLAYS JOHNSON CENTRAL….AND ST. “X” TANGLES WITH UNION
COUNTY……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

AT THE STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT…

SIMON KENTON GOT PAST SOUTHWESTERN TWO TO ONE….HAZARD BEAT MCCRACKEN COUNTY FIVE TO ONE….SOUTH LAUREL DEFEATED SCOTT FOUR TO
ONE…AND SOUTH WARREN SHUT OUT DAVIESS COUNTY FOUR TO NOTHING….

AND THE HOT RODS DROPPED A THREE TO NOTHING DECISION TO SOUTH BEND




MEETINGS
06/02/14


ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE RELAY FOR LIFE COMMITTEE MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT 5….

THE ALLEN COUNTY LEAGUE OF ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN MEET TONIGHT AT 6:30 AND GRAHAM LODGE AND THE SADDLE CLUB MOTH MEET AT 7….

THE SCOTTSVILLE ART GUILD MEETS TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 1 AND THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEET AT 5…..

THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 5 THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE DIABETES EDUCATION AND SUPPORT GROUP MEETS,  THE D-A-V AND JUNIOR JAYCEES
BOTH MEET THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6 AND THE V-F-W MEETS AT 7…..



ARREST-BARREN
06/02/14


STATE POLICE ARRESTED  A SUMMER SHADE MAN YESTERDAY AFTER HE WAS INVOLVED IN A PURSUIT THAT WAS INITIALLY STARTED  BY MAMMOTH CAVE
NATIONAL PARK RANGERS…

JUST BEFORE SIX….RANGERS ATTEMPTED TO STOP  A FORD F-150 OPERATED BY 54 YEAR OLD JERRY HARDIN…HOW WAS ABLE TO EVADE THE RANGERS…AND
THE PURSUIT CONTINUED  THROUGH BROWNSVILLE AND EDMONSON COUNTY…
TROOPER JEREMY SMITH  THEN LOCATED HARDIN’S VEHICLE  ON 31-W…JUST NORTH OF PARK CITY….WHERE HARDIN ATTEMPTED TO ELUDE TROOPER
SMITHY BEFORE STOPPING TWO MILES SOUTH OF CAVE CITY…
HARDIN  WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH DUI-AGGRAVATE….THREE COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT…FLEEING AND EVADING  POLICE…AND A
NUMBER OF TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS….



ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY CLEAN UP
06/02/14


VOLUNTEERS WILL BE OUT IN FORCE THIS WEEK TO CLEAN THE COMMONWEALTH’S HIGHWAYS AS THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET  WILL HOLD
THEIR ANNUAL “ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY” SUMMER SCRUB  WEEK…

ESTABLISH IN 1988….NEARLY 700 GROUPS PARTICIPATE IN THE PROGRAM …AND CLEAN APPROXIMATELY 48-HUNDRED MILES OF ROADSIDE ANNUALLY….AS
THEY ADOPT TWO-MILE SECTIONS OF HIGHWAY UNDER A TWO-YEAR… RENEWABLE  CONTRACT  WITH THE TRANSPORTATION CABINET….

EACH YEAR….THE TRANSPORTATION CABINET SPENDS ABOUT FIVE-MILLION DOLLARS AND 200-THOUSAND WORKER HOUR TO REMOVE 96-THOUSAND BAGS  
OF HIGHWAY LITER….



PRISONER TO PRIVATE NURSING HOMES
06/02/14


THE COMMONWEALTH IS CONSIDERING A PROGRAM THAT WOULD PAROLE SOME INMATES TO PRIVATE NURSING HOMES….
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY  HAS  APPROVED A PILOT PROGRAM  THAT REQUIRES THE COMMONWEALTH TO PAROLE SOME INFIRMED INMATES…EXCLUDING SEX
OFFENDERS AND DEATH ROW INMATE….TO PRIVATE NURSING HOMES  WERE THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT…..THROUGH MEDICAID…WOULD  PAY MOST  OF THE
MEDICAL BILLS…
CURRENTLY….67 INMATES ARE IN THE KENTUCKY STATE PENITENTIARY’S  NURSING CARE FACILITY….WHICH COST KENTUCKY TAXPAYERS MORE THAT  FOUR-
POINT-FOUR-MILLION DOLLARS A YEAR…..
PRESENTLY KENTUCKY DOES HAVE A MEDICAL PAROLE OPTION…WHICH IS SUBJECT TO THE PAROLE BOARD’S DISCRETION…
SINCE TWO-THOUSAND-11…THE DEPARTMENT HAS RELEASED 12 INMATES ON MEDICAL PAROLE….AND OF THE 67 INMATES CURRENTLY IN THE STATE
PENITENTIARY NURSING FACILITY…..THREE HAVE BEEN DENIED MEDICAL PAROLE….



ARREST
06/02/14


TWO TENNESSEE RESIDENTS ARRESTED BY THE  ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE….

SERGEANT CHRIS FORD CHARGED ZACHARY WILLIAMS OF WESTMORELAND WITHY WANTON ENDANGERMENT  AND DISCHARGING  A FIREARM ACROSS A
PUBLIC ROAD….

AND COREY JENKINS OF LAFAYETTE WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER ON MACON COUNTY WARRANTS CHARGING  RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT,
RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE AND VANDALISM UNDER 500 DOLLARS….



ARREST
06/02/14


AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT CHARGED 47 YEAR OLD ANTHONY WYCHE OF ONE-61 OLIVER WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE……



MCINTYRE
06/02/14


74 YEAR OLD HERBERT CHARLES MCINTYRE OF BOWLING GREEN DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT HIS RESIDENCE….THERE WILL BE NO PUBLIC SERVICES AND
BURIAL WILL BE IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS….

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; LISA AND TIM KNIGHT OF RUSSELLVILLE AND THERESA AND MICHAEL PHILLIPS OF SCOTTSVILLE… TWO
SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; THOMAS AND JENNIFER MCINTYRE OF ADOLPHUS AND DAVID MCINTYRE OF BOWLING GREEN…AND A SISTER; VIRGINIA TOPTON
OF MICHIGAN…FOUR GRANDCHILDREN  AND TWO GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



HIGHER ED FUNDING
06/02/14



IT’S SUMMER BREAK FOR MANY COLLEGE STUDENTS ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH…..BUT THEY ARE NOT GETTING A BREAK FROM LAGGING SUPPORT FOR
HIGHER EDUCATION…ACCORDING TO A NEW NATIONAL REPORT…



SPORTS
06/02/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..
THE STATE HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL TOURNAMENT BEGINS TODAY AT WHITTAKER BANK BALL PARK IN LEXINGTON…..

AS SIMON KENTON PLAYS SOUTHWESTERN….HAZARD TAKES ON MCCRACKEN COUNTY…..SOUTH LAUREL GOES AGAINST  SCOTT…..AND SOUTH WARREN
TANGLES WITH DAVIESS COUNTY…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT  HOME TO WIND UP THEIR SERIES WITH SOUTH BEND…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…

THE BRAVES BEAT MIAMI FOUR TO TWO….THE REDS GOT PAST ARIZONA FOUR TO THREE….

AND THE HOT RODS RAN AWAY FROM SOUTH BEND  11 TO ONE….

AND AT THE N-C-A-A BASEBALL REGIONALS….LOUISVILLE DOWN KENTUCKY FOUR TO ONE…..





MEADOR
05/30/14


81 YEAR OLD ELDER JOHNNY MEADOR OF ADOLPHUS DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT HIS RESIDENCE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD  SUNDAY AT 11 AM AT
SCOTTSVILLE OLD FASHION MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH…VISITATION WILL BE TOMORROW (SATURDAY) AFTERNOON AT 2:30 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME AND
SUNDAY AFTER 9 AM AT SCOTTSVILLE OLD FASHION BAPTIST CHURCH

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE  LUCILLE MEADOR OF ADOLPHUS…THREE SONS AND DAUGHTER IN LAWS…STEVE AND DEBBIE…AND MARK AND AMY ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE…AND LONNIE AND PATRICA OF ADOLPHUS…AND HIS DAUGHTER DEBBIE KAY MEADOR…10 GRANDCHILDREN…13 GGREAT GRANDCHILDREN 1
GREAT GREAT GRANDCHILD AND SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE



SPORTS
05/30/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY:

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES PLAY IN MIAMI…..
THE REDS ARE IN ARIZONA…..

AND THE HOT RODS HOST FORT WAYNE…..


AND ANOTHER LOUISVILLE/KENTUCKY MATCHUP COULD TAKE PLACE THIS WEEK –END….

AT THE REGIONAL BASEBALL TOURNAMENT WHICH STARTS TODAY IN LOUISVILLE…..
IF THE CARDS BEAT KENT STATE AND THE WILDCATS TOP KANSAS….A FIRST EVER  N-C-A-A  BASEBALL TOURNAMENT MEETING BETWEEN THE TWO TEAMS
WOULD TAKE PLACE TOMORROW…..


AT THE FOURTH REGION SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT LAST NIGHT…THE LADY PATRIOTS TOOK ON  GREENWOOD  IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME….AND THE LADY
GATORS CAME OUT ON TOP FIVE TO THREE

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

BOSTON BEAT ATLANTA FOUR TO TWO….
ARIZONA BLANKED THE REDS FOUR TO NOTING….

THE HOT RODS DROPPED A THREE TO TWO DECISION TO FORT WAYNE…..

AND AT THE WOMEN’S COLLEGE WORLD SERIES…..KENTUCKY BEAT LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE FOUR TO ONE…..




ARREST
05/29/14


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

DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING CRIMINAL MISCHIEF ON 32 YEAR OLD BENJAMIN C. CORNWELL OF NINE-13 HARRISON SCHOOL
ROAD……



PLANT HABITAT COMMENTS
05/29/14


THE U-S FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE IS SEEKING PUBLIC  COMMENT ABOUT CRITICAL  HABITATS FOR THREE RARE PLANTS FOUND IN  ALABAMA….G GEORGIA…
INDIANS….TENNESSEE….AND KENTUCKY………

THE SERVICE IS SEEKING COMMENTS ABOUT THE POTENTIAL EFFECT  ON TRACTS OF LAND DESIGNATED AS HABITATS FOR THE “SHORT’S BLADDER POD”….
THE “WHORLED SUNFLOWER”….AND THE “FLESHY-FRUIT GLADECRESS”….

ABOUT 24-HUNDRED ACRES  ON 30 PARCELS OF LAND HAVE BEEN IDENTIFIED AS HABITAT CRITICAL TO THE PLANTS’ SURVIVAL….
LAST AUGUST  THE SERVICE PROPOSED TO LIST THE PLANTS AS ENDANGERED SPECIES…..



SCOTTSILLE WOMAN ARRESTED
05/29/14


SUNDAY….GLASGOW POLICE ARRESTED A SCOTTSVILLE WOMEN FOR MAKING THREATS….

REPORTEDLY…..AT T-J SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL…51 YEAR OLD KELLY BRANAM WAS THREATENING TO KILL RAYMOND SHURUM….WHEN OFFICERS
ADVISED HER SHE COULDN’T MAKE THOSE TYPES OF STATEMENTS….BRANHAM SAID THERE WAS NOTHING ANYONE COULD DO ABOUT  IT….INCLUDING THE
POLICE…

BRAHAM REFUSED TO STOP MAKING THE THREATS….AND SHE WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH TERRORISTIC THREATENING….RESISTING ARREST…AND
ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF A LEGEND DRUG…..



ALFORD
05/29/14


69 YEAR OLD CAROL SUE ALFORD OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TUESDAY AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY CARE…..FUNERAL SERVICES  WILL BE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL  HOME….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER SIX TOMORROW (FRI) NIGHT AT THE  FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; BOBBY ALFORD….A SON; KENNETH OF HARTFORD…..A DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; DONNA ALFORD….A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-
LAW; JACKIE AND DEBBIE HOWARD….AND A SISTER; MARTHA MABREY ALL  OF SCOTTSVILLE…..THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN
ALSO SURVIVE…..



RIGGS
05/29/14


87 YEAR OLD GERTRUDE “TRUDY” RIGGS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TUESDAY AT HER RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (FRI) MORNING AT 10
AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL  IN MT. WASHINGTON, KENTUCKY…. VISITATION BEGIN AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (THURS) AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; CHARLES ROBERT “BOB” RIGGS….TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; DONNA AND DEAN NEWCOM OF OWENSBORO AND
TRINA AND MIKE GOAD OF FLORIDA…..TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; TOM AND CONNIE OF GEORGIA AND STEVE AND SALLY OF FLORIDA…TWO
BROTHERS AND SISTER-IN-LAW; ROBERT AND BETTY DORSEY OF SHEPHERDSVILLE AND WILLY DORSEY OF HARDYVILLE…..AND A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-
LAW; LOUISE AND LEE MADDEN OF SCOTTSVILLE….13 GRANDCHILDREN, 18 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO
SURVIVE….



SPORTS
05/29/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT:

AT THE FOURTH REGION SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT…..THE LADY PATRIOTS TAKEN ON GREENWOOD IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME…..

AND IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP TO WESTERN…..YOU CAN HEAR THE ACTION ON 99-POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM….WVLE….STARTING AT 6-50…..


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

ATLANTA PLAYS IN BOSTON….
THE REDS OPEN A FOUR GAME SERIES IN ARIZONA….

AND THE HOT RODS HOST FORT WAYNE…….


THE HEARTLAND HISTORIC BASEBALL TRAIL….WHICH HIGHLIGHTS  BASEBALL LANDMARKS ALONG THE I-64 CORRIDOR IN INDIANA AND KENTUCKY….IS SET TO
OPEN…..

TOMORROW….A CELEBRATION  WILL BE HELD AT  “LEAGUE STADIUM”….WHICH WAS USED IN THE MOVIE “A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN”….

THE STADIUM IS LOCATED  IN HUNTINGBURG, INDIANA…AND OTHER STOPS ALONG THE TRAIL ARE IN JASPER….PETERSBURG…. PRINCETON….. EVANSVILLE,
INDIANA….AND THE LOUISVILLE SLUGGER MUSEUM AND FACTORY……






EXPLOITED DRIVERS
05/28/14
4:05PM

THE NATIONAL MOTORISTS ASSOCIATION  HAS RELEASED AN ANALYSIS THAT RANKS THE STATES AND WASHINGTON D-C….FROM WORST TO BEST  ON THEIR
TREATMENT OF DRIVERS….

24 METRICS  WERE USED TO COMPILE THE LIST WHICH IS BASED ON A SCORE OF ZERO TO 100….AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WITH 25 OUT OF 100 TOTAL
POINTS IS THE MOST EXPLOITATIVE  OF MOTORISTS…..WHILE WYOMING WITH 85 POINTS IS THE MOST DRIVER FRIENDLY  STATE…..

KENTUCKY RANKS  IN THE MIDDLE WITH 56 POINTS…..WHILE TENNESSEE SCORED  65 POINTS……



STOLEN SIGN
05/28/14
3:05PM

THE THEFT OF A “REAL ESTATE” SIGN REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE…..

DENNIS MILSTEAD OF FIVE-87 DEVASHER ROAD TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THE ‘BARREN RIVER REALITY” SIGN HAD BEEN TAKEN FROM HIS YARD…….



ARREST
05/28/14


A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON CHARGING 24 YEAR OLD STEVEN K. HAMMOCK OF SEVEN-46 WASHINGTON
SCHOOL ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, DRIVING ON A SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATOR’S LICENSE, OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER IN
VEHICLE AND NO INSURANCE…..

AT SEVEN-18 NORTH SEVENTH….OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD DISCOVERED TWO MARIJUANA PLANTS IN POTS GROWING BEHIND THE RESIDENCE….AND
CHARGED  33 YEAR OLD MICHAEL J. HAMILTON WITH CULTIVATION OF MARIJUANA…..

AND OFFICER ADAM REES CHARGED 35 YEAR OLD HAROLD J. LOGSDON OF SCOTTSVILLE WITH ALCOHOL INTOXICATION……



ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE FALLS
05/28/14


ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT  AND TRAINING….THE UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY FELL FROM EIGHT-POINT-FOUR  PERCENT IN
MARCH TO SEVEN-POINT-ONE PERCENT IN APRIL…..AND THIS APRIL’S JOBLESS RATE WAS WELL BELOW THE EIGHT-POINT TWO PERCENT RECORDED IN APRIL
OF LAST YEAR…..

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

STATEWIDE…..JOBLESS RATES FELL IN 100 COUNTIES…WENT UP IN 14….AND REMAINED THE SAME IN SIX….
UNEMPLOYMENT RATES RANGED FROM FIVE-POINT-ONE PERCENT IN BOONE COUNTY TO 17-POINT- FOUR PERCENT IN JACKSON COUNTY…….



FREE BREAKFAST TRIAL RUN
05/28/14


STARTING NEXT SCHOOL YEAR….ALL STUDENTS IN THE ALLEN COUNTY PRIMARY CENTER AND THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER WILL BE RECEIVING FREE
BREAKFAST AND LUNCH EACH DAY

AND TOMORROW…..THE PRIMARY CENTER WILL HAVE A TRAIL BREAKFAST RUN…..THE “GRAB AND GO” BREAKFAST WILL BE A POP TART, YOGURT, FRESH APPLE  
AND MILK…
PRIMARY CENTER PARENTS WILL BE RECEIVING A PHONE CALL FROM THE “SCHOOL MESSENGER” TO INFORM THEM OF THE TRIAL BREAKFAST RUN
TOMORROW….

THE MONDAY…..THE INTERMEDIATE  CENTER  WILL BE HOLDING A TRIAL BREAKFAST RUN…..



ARREST
05/28/14
06:05AM

YESTERDAY…..IN BARREN COUNTY….THE BARREN/EDMONSON/ALLEN DRUG TASK FORCE EXECUTED 20 GRAND JURY INDICTMENTS THAT RESULTED IN THE
ARREST OF 15 INDIVIDUALS….

14  OF THOSE ARRESTED  WERE LODGED IN  THE BARREN COUNTY DETENTION  CENTER AND ONE WAS LODGED IN THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL JAIL…...



FISCAL COURT
05/28/14


THERE WAS A GOOD CROWD ON HAND LAST NIGHT AS ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELED TO THE EAST ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT TO HOLD THERE MEETING… A
GOOD PORTION OF THE MEETING WAS A PRESENTATION BY KEYSTONE FOODS WHO IS SEEKING TO AMEND THE ‘CHICKEN” ORDINANCE THAT WAS PASSED IN
THE LATE 90s…..THE ORDINANCE LIMITS FARMS TO FIVE BARNS WITH A MAXIMUM OF EIGHT-THOUSAND CHICKENS IN EACH….KEYSTONE SAID THEY MADE SOME
MISTAKES WHEN THE FIRST BARNS WERE BUILT AND A LOT OF IMPROVEMENT HAVE BEEN MADE IN THE LAST 15-YEARS….AND THAT’S WHY THEY  WOULD LIKE
TO SEE THE ORDINANCE AMENDED TO ALLOW TWO LARGER BARNS WITH A TOTAL OF 20-THOUSAND CHICKENS IN EACH ON A FARM….
THE COURT SAID THEY WOULD HAVE TO STUDY WHAT THE IMPACT WOULD BE IF THE ORDINANCE WAS AMENDED….
IN ANOTHER MATTER….25-HUNDRED DOLLARS WAS APPROVED FOR THE UPKEEP COSTS  OF THE MESONET STATION IN ALLEN COUNTY…..



SPORTS
05/28/14


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE ON THE ROAD TO BOSTON….
THE REDS ARE IN LOS ANGELES TO PLAY THE DODGERS…..

AND THE HOT ROADS ARE AT BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH FORT WAYNE…..



AND THE FOURTH REGION BASEBALL CHAMPION WILL BE DECIDED TONIGHT  AS RUSSELL COUNTY TAKES ON SOUTH WARREN…..


IN SEMI-FINAL ACTION AT THE FOURTH REGION SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT LAST NIGHT….THE LADY PATRIOTS BEAT SOUTH WARREN EIGHT TO FOUR….

THE OTHER SEMI-FINAL GAME….GREENWOOD DEFEATED GLASGOW EIGHT TO FOUR….

SO THURSDAY NIGHT’S CHAMPIONSHIP GAME WILL HAVE THE LADY PATRIOTS TAKING ON THE LADY GATORS……




ARREST
05/27/14
12:05PM

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  RESULTS IN SERGEANT MICKEY ATWOOD CHARGING 44 YEAR OLD JEFFERY BRANDY OF TWO-27 RAY HOOTEN ROAD
WITH DUI-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE AND OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER IN VEHICLE…..
FOLLOWING ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP….OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS CHARGED 35 YEAR OLD TIM SMITH OF 58 MAYSVILLE ROAD WITH SPEEDING, FAILURE TO NOTIFY
THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION OF AN ADDRESS CHANGE AND OBSTRUCTED VISION……
34 YEAR OLD WILLIAM JOHNSON OF 200 WILKERSON WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER ADAM  REES ON WARRANTS CHARGING CRIMINAL POSSESSION OF A FORGED
INSTRUMENT, PROBATION VIOLATION, TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER…..
OFFICER JOHNS SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING THEFT BY DECEPTION  ON 38 YEAR OLD JENNIFER R. KINGREY OF 10-31 CLURE BROWN ROAD….
AND 34 YEAR OLD DEWAYNE R. ALLEN OF TWO-21 COTTAGE DRIVE WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER JOHNS ON A CUMBERLAND COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING
FLAGRANT-NON-SUPPORT…..



BEST & WORST STATES FOR NURSES
05/27/2014
3:05PM

WITH NURSING PROGRAMS ACROSS THE COUNTRY HOLD COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES….THE TWENY-14 “BEST AND WORST STATES FOR NURSES” REPORT
HAS BEEN RELEASED…

THE 50 STATES AS-WELL-AS THE DISTRICT  OF COLUMBIA  WERE COMPARED  IN TERMS OF 15 KEY METRICS….RANGING FROM  AVERAGE SALARY….ADJUSTED
FOR COST OF LIVING…TO THE PROSPECTED COMPETITION  WITHIN THE INDUSTRY IN TWENTY-30….
AND KENTUCKY RANKED  46THOVER-ALL….THE COMMONWEALTH’S  BEST RANKING E WAS ITS NURSING SCHOOLS AT  15TH….AND THE WORST  WAS 45TH FOR
NURSE JOB OPENINGS PER CAPITA…..
IN THE SURVEY…OREGON RANKED NUMBER ONE AND MISSISSIPPI WAS LAST….
AND TENNESSEE WAS 48TH……



KFB SCHOLARSHIPW
05/27/14
4:05PM

THE SCHOOL YEAR MAY BE WINDING DOWN…..BUT KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU IS ALREADY HELPING  SOME STUDENTS GEAR UP FOR THEIR FIRST COLLEGE
SEMESTER…

AS KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU’S STATE AND COUNTY OFFICES HAVE PROVIDED 299 SCHOLARSHIP GRANTS TOTAL OVER 402-THOUSAND  DOLLARS TO
STUDENTS ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH…

COUNTY FARM BUREAUS AWARDED 207 COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR A TOTAL TO 270-THOUSAND  600 DOLLARS….AND THE KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU
EDUCATION FOUNDATION GRANTED AN ADDITIONAL  92-STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS S IN THE AMOUNT OF 132-THOUSAND DOLLARS….

FOR MORE INFORMATION  ON KENTUCKY  FARM BUREAU  SCHOLARSHIPS….GO ON LINE AT  “K-Y-F-B-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-SCHOLARSHIPS…..



CHURCH DAMAGED
05/27/14
3:05PM

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS INVESTIGATING  DAMAGE TO THE MT. GILEAD CHURCH LOCATED AT 14-75 PITCHFORD RIDGE ROAD…..

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER….THE BUILDING  WAS DAMAGED BY SIDESWIPING OR BACKING INTO IT WITH A HIGH PROFILE VEHICLE…..



YOUNG
5-27-2014
4:05
86 YEAR OLD ANDREW YOUNG OF MOUNT UNION COMMUNITY DIED TODAY (TUESDAY) AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY CARE… FUNERAL SERVICES WILL
BE SATURDAY AT  11;00 AM AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN NEW SALEM CEMETERY… VISITATION WILL BE FRIDAY AT 10 AM AT THE FUNERAL HOME

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE CHRISTINE YOUNG OF MOUNT UNION…3 SONS AND DAUGHTER IN LAWS JIM AND SHARON YOUNG…JEFF AND CARI YOUNG…ALL
OF SCOTTSVILLE AND JOE AND LYNN YOUNG OF ADOLPHUS… AND ONE DAUGHTER JAMIE PURDUE OF SCOTTSVILLE… 6 GRAND CHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE  



BOIL WATER NOTICE
5-27-2014
5:05
A BOIL WATER NOTICE HAS BEEN RELEASED FOR 6290 BAILEYS POINT ROAD TO BAILEY’S POINT CAMPGROUND AND INCLUDING THE CAMP GROUND. THE
NOTICE IS ALSO IN EFFECT FOR HATCHER ROAD UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE



COX
5/26/2014

64 YEAR OLD DON COX OF BOWLING GREEN DIED YESTERDAY MORNING (SUNDAY) AT MONGOLIA VILLAGE IN BOWLING GREEN… FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
WEDNESDAY MORNING AT 11 AM AT THE GOAD FUNERAL HOME…WITH BURIAL IN BOWLING GREEN GARDENS… VISITATION WILL BE TUESDAY FROM 2PM TO 8
PM… AND WEDNESDAY AFTER 7 AM

HE IS SURVIVED BY BROTHER AND SISTER IN LAW JOE AND JOYCE COX… AND BROTHER IN LAW JOE COX ALL OF RUSSLEVILLE…1 DAUGHTER AND SON IN LAW
AMY JO AND MARK MEADOR… AND 1 SON AND DAUGHTER IN LAW BRIAN JOSEPH AND ERICA COX ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE… 9 GRANDCHILDREN… NIECES AND
NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE




THE CORE
05/22/14


“THE CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE” WILL BE OPEN MEMORIAL DAY….BUT LINDA HUFFMAN TELLS US ABOUT SOME CHANGES FOR THE HOLIDAY WEEK-END……
FOR MORE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE OUTDOOR POOL AT “THE CORE” WAS SCHEDULED  TO OPEN THIS WEEK-END…BUT DUE TO WEATHER RELATED PAINTING ISSUES….THE OUTDOOR POOL
WON’T OPEN UNTIL MAY 31ST AT 11……





LABOR LAW POSTERS
05/22/14
08:05AM

THERE ARE REPORTS OF PRIVATE COMPANIES CALLING EMPLOYERS IN THE COMMONWEALTH WANTING TO SELL REQUIRED LABOR LAW POSTERS….

THAT’S WAY THE KENTUCKY LABOR CABINET IS REMINDING ALL EMPLOYERS THAT THE REQUIRED POSTERS  ARE AVAILABLE FREE AT ITS  WEBSITE “LABOR-K-Y-
DOT-GOV”…..

EMPLOYERS FAILING TO POST THE REQUIRED POSTERS MIGHT BE SUBJECT TO CITATIONS AND PENALTIES….LETTERS SENT TO KENTUCKY BUSINESSES HAVE
THREATENED CIVIL AND CRIMINAL PENALTIES UP TO 17-THOUSAND DOLLARS IF THEY DO NO DISPLAY CERTAIN POSTERS BEING SOLD…..AND SOME
EMPLOYERS MIGHT BE MISLED INTO BELIEVING THAT THESE NOTICES ARE OFFICIAL GOVERNMENT WARNINGS….
THERE ARE REPORTS OF PRIVATE COMPANIES CALLING EMPLOYERS IN THE COMMONWEALTH WANTING TO SELL REQUIRED LABOR LAW POSTERS….

THAT’S WAY THE KENTUCKY LABOR CABINET IS REMINDING ALL EMPLOYERS THAT THE REQUIRED POSTERS  ARE AVAILABLE FREE AT ITS  WEBSITE “LABOR-K-Y-
DOT-GOV”…..

EMPLOYERS FAILING TO POST THE REQUIRED POSTERS MIGHT BE SUBJECT TO CITATIONS AND PENALTIES….LETTERS SENT TO KENTUCKY BUSINESSES HAVE
THREATENED CIVIL AND CRIMINAL PENALTIES UP TO 17-THOUSAND DOLLARS IF THEY DO NO DISPLAY CERTAIN POSTERS BEING SOLD…..AND SOME
EMPLOYERS MIGHT BE MISLED INTO BELIEVING THAT THESE NOTICES ARE OFFICIAL GOVERNMENT WARNINGS….
THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE ASKS  THAT ANYONE CONTACTED ABOUT BUYING THE POSTERS …REPORT THE INCIDENT  BY CALLING EIGHT-EIGHT-EIGHT-
FOUR-THREE-TWO-92-57…..










DRUG TASK FORCE
5-21-14
4:05 P.M.

TUESDAY…..ALLEN COUNTY DETECTIVES WITH THE BARREN- EDMONSON-ALLEN COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE…..WITH ASSISTANCE FROM THE ALLEN COUNTY
SHERIFF’S OFFICE….. ARRESTED CHAD M. LEAR OF SCOTTSVILLE AFTER STOPPING HIS TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR  FORD TRUCK….

LEAR WAS WANTED ON OUTSTANDING WARRENS IN ALLEN AND MONROE COUNTIES….DURING THE ARREST…LEAR THREW A METAL CANISTER IN AN EFFORT
TO HIDE IT….DETECTIVES RECOVERED THE CANISTER AND FOUND IT CONTAINED SUSPECTED METH……

LEAR  WAS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH AND LODGED IN THE ALLEN COUNTY DETENTION CENTER WITH  OTHER
CHARGES PENDING……  
MCCONNELL CHALLENGES GRIMES
05/22/14
06:05AM

THE DUST HASN’T SETTLED FROM TUESDAY’S PRIMARY ELECTION….AND IT’S ALREADY  HEATING UP FOR THE GENERAL ELECTION THIS FALL…..

SENATOR MITCH MCCONNELL HAD SENT A LETTER TO HIS OPPONENT…. ALISON LUNDERGAN GRIMES….CHALLENGING THE DEMOCRATIC  NOMINEE  TO THREE
DEBATES WHICH WOULD CONCLUDE NEAR LABOR DAY….
GRIMES SAID SHE LOOKS FORWARD TO IT AND HER TEAM WILL BE WORKING WITH MCCONNELL’S CAMPAIGN WORK OUT THE DETAILS…





SPORTS
05/21/14

AT THE 15TH DISTRICT BASEBALL TOURNAMENT…..THE SEASON CAME TO AN END FOR THE PATRIOTS AS THEY LOST TO BARREN COUNTY SEVEN TO FOUR…..

AND THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM WON THE DISTRICT TITLE WITH A 10 TO FIVE WIN OVER GLASGOW….BOTH TEAMS NOW MOVE ON TO NEXT WEEK’S
REGIONAL TOURNAMENT…..

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
ATLANTA IS AT HOME TO PLAY MILWAUKEE…..
THE REDS ARE IN WASHINGTON……
AND THE HOT RODS WIND UP THEIR THREE GAME SERIES IN LANSING…..

IN DISTRICT BASEBALL ACTON….

AT THE 14TH….IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME SOUTH WARREN TANGLES WITH BOWLING GREEN…


IN DISTRICT SOFTBALL ACTION…
AT THE 13TH…FRANKLIN/SIMPSON TAKES ON TODD COUNTY CENTRAL IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME…


THE PATRIOT BASKETBALL TEAM WILL BE HOSTING  THEIR ANNUAL “LITTLE PATRIOTS” BASKETBALL CAMP JUNE NINTH THRU 11TH FROM EIGHT UNTIL NOON
EACH DAY…

THE COST OF THE CAMP IS 40-DOLLARS AND IS OPEN TO ALL BOYS FROM AGE FIVE THRU 14….WITH THE CUT OFF BEING BOYS  WHO ARE ENTERING  THE
EIGHTH GRADE…..

MORE INFORMATION AND APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE ON-LINE AT “ALLEN-DOT-K-Y-SCHOOLS-DOT-U-S-FORWARD SLASH-H-S-ATHLETICS-DOT-A-S-P-X”…..





WOMAN STABBED, ANOTHER WOMAN ARRESTED
5-20-14
3:05 P.M.


DEPUTIES FROM THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT ARRESTED 22-YEAR-OLD VICTORIA SWAIN OF GLASGOW  EARLY THIS MORNING (TUES) AND
CHARGED HER WITH ASSAULT AFTER A STABBING AT 580 HIDDEN LAKE ROAD, APARTMENT 10....


37-YEAR-OLD DAWN KERR, THE RESIDENT OF THE APARTMENT, WAS STABBED IN THE CHEST DURING THE ALTERCATION AND WAS FLOWN TO THE UNIVERSITY
OF LOUISVILLE   HOSPITAL.







TAYLOR
05/20/14


47 YEAR OLD KIMBERLY HOWELL TAYLOR OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MON)….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD
FUNERAL HOME….WITH BURIAL IN THE BEECH GROVE CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO TOMORROW (WED) AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER AND SON IN LAW…..AMANDA JOYCE AND JASON SPECK OF SCOTTSVILLE…HER FIANCÉ’ MIKE ROSS OF SCOTTSVILLE…HER
MOTHER AND FATHER JOE AND WILMA HOWELL OF SCOTTSVILLE…FOUR BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAWS…RICHARD AND JAMIE HOWELL BOTH OF
SCOTTSVILLE …JODY AND SHARON HOWELL OF TENNESSEE AND JEFF AND PENNY MARTIN OF FRANKLIN…TWO SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW…SHARI AND
ROBERT RIPPY AND LISA AND MIKE HERRINGTON ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…TWO GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.





KY JOB GROWTH
05/20/14


ANEW STUDY RELEASED BY THE KENTUCKY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE FINDS THAT JOB GROWTH IN THE COMMONWEALTH HAS MIRRORED THAT OF THE REST
OF THE COUNTRY SINCE TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT….BUT EMPLOYMENT  AND EARNINGS CONTINUE TO  LAG BEHIND THOSE OF OTHER STATES AND THE
NATIONAL  AVERAGE….

KENTUCKY LOST 104-THOUSAND JOBS IN THE  LAST RECESSION….BUT HAS ADDED 65-THOUDAND JOBS THROUGH MARCH OF THIS YEAR….
HOWEVER…ONLY 56- PERCENT OF KENTUCKY WORKING-AGE  ADULTS ARE EMPLOYED…WHICH IS THE LOWEST  RATE OF ANY OF KENTUCKY’S BORDER
STATES EXCEPT WEST VIRGINIA…
AND THE COMMONWEALTH HAS HAD SLOW GROWTH IN AVERAGE EARNINGS PER JOB….LAST YEAR KENTUCKY’S  ANNUAL PAY WAS 46-THOUSAND 400-
DOLLARS… COMPARED WITH 55-THOUSAND 600 DOLLARS NATIONALLY…..AND THE REPORT  FOUND THAT THE COMMONWEALTH  HAS BEEN  LOOSING
GROUND AGAINST THE NATIONAL AVERAGE SINCE  1979…..





ARREST
05/20/14


AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS CHARGED 21 YEAR OLD JACINTA M. TOOLEY OF THREE-53 MASSEY WITH VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY E-P-O/D-V-O……





CLICK IT OR TICKET
05/20/14

WITH THE LONG MEMORIAL DAY WEEK-END ALMOST HERE….THE NATIONAL “CLICK IT OR TICKET” SEAT BELT ENFORCEMENT CAMPAIGN IS UNDERWAY… BUT AS
SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  CHIEF JEFF PEARSON TELLS NEWSWATCH….THE PURPOSE OF THE CAMPAIGN IS NOT TO WRITE TICKETS….BUT TO EDUCATE DRIVERS  
ABOUT THE USE OF SEAT BELTS…..
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE COMMONWEALTH’S SEAT BELT USAGE RATE  HAS INCREASED WITH THE PASSAGE OF THE PRIMARY  LAW  FROM 67-POINT-TWO PERCENT IN TWO-
THOUSAND-SIX TO 85-PERCENT LAST YEAR……HOWEVER….THAT IS STILL BELOW THE NATIONAL RATE OF 87-PERCENT……





KY TOPS IN MARITIME JOBS
05/20/14

THE COMMONWEALTH MAY NOT BE CLOSE TO AN OCEAN….BUT A NEW STUDY RELEASE BY THE AMERICAN MARITIME PARTNERSHIP  RANKS KENTUCKY FIFTH
AMONG ALL STATES  IN PER CAPITA DOMESTIC MARITIME JOBS….

THE COMMONWEALTH’S 13-THOUSAND 260 DOMESTIC MARITIME JOBS PUMP MORE THAN 2.7 BILLION DOLLARS ANNUALLY INTO THE KENTUCKY ECONOMY….
AND MARITIME WORKER INCOME IN THE STATE TOTALS MORE THAN 720-MILLION DOLLARS….

AMERICAN’S DOMESTIC SHIPBUILDING INDUSTRY ALSO PLAYS A KEY ROLE IN THE COMMONWEALTH’S ECONOMY….BY PROVIDING MORE THAN 291-MILLION
DOLLARS EVERY YEAR IN ECONOMIC IMPACT….AND MORE THE 87-MILLION IN WORKER INCOME….





GLASGOW BANK ROBBERY
05/20/14

THE GLASGOW POLICE DEPARTMENT IS LOOKING FOR A SUSPECT WHO ROBBED  EDMONTON STATE BANK ON NORTH RACE STREET YESTERDAY MORING…

THE INDIVIDUAL IS A WHITE MALE….WHO WAS WEARING DARK SUNGLASSES…. A PLAIN BLACK BALL CAP…WHITE OR LIGHT GRAY HOODIE…WHITE OR CREAM
COLORED GLOVES…..A DARK BANDANA AROUND HIS NECK AND FACE….BLUE JEANS AND BOOTS….

HE WALKED UP NORTH RACE STREET FROM THE AREA OF ADAIRLAND COURT…. ENTERED THE BANK….CARRIED OUT THE ROBBERY….AND UPON LEAVING…
RAN BEHIND THE BANK TOWER ADAIRLAND COURT…

ANYONE WITH ANYONE WITH INFORMATION  IS ASKED TO CONTACT GLASGOW POLICE  AT 651-5151…..





SCHOOL BOARD
05/20/14

IT WAS A RATHER LENGTHY MEETING FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION….
TWO PRIMARY CENTER PARENTS ADDRESSED THE BOARD WITH CONCERNS ABOUT STUDENT PICKUP IN THE AFTERNOONS…SUPERINTENDENT RANDALL
JACKSON BOTH PARENTS HE COULDN’T DISCUSS THEIR CHILDREN IN AN OPEN MEETING….BUT WOULD MEET WITH THE PRIVATELY….
APPROVAL WAS GIVEN TO INCREASING THE PRICE FOR LUNCH  NEXT SCHOOL BY A DIME TO A DOLLAR 75-CENTS….AND THE PRICE OF BREAKFAST WILL NOT
CHANGE…..
NEXT YEARS SCHOOL CALENDAR  WAS AMENDED TO ADD ONE MAKE UP DAY…THE CALENDAR  INCLUDED 16 MAKE UP DAYS….BUT A  EXTRA DAY HAD TO BE
ADDED  BECAUSE  17-DAYS WERE MISSED THIS YEAR….
NEW POSITIONS  WERE CREATED FOR HEAD BASS FISHING COACH AND FRESHMAN ASSISTANCE COACHES  FOR THE BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL PROGRAMS….
NEXT YEAR’S TENTATIVE BUDGET  IN THE AMOUNT OF 31-POINT-FOUR MILLION DOLLARS WAS APPROVED….SUPERINTENDENT  RANDALL JACKSON……
FOR MORE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
AND THE “COMMUNITY ELIGIBILITY PROVISION”….WHICH IS A PART OF THE NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH PROGRAM WAS APPROVED….WHICH MEANS STARTING
NEXT SCHOOL YEAR ALL STUDENT IN THE PRIMARY CENTER AND INTERMEDIATE CENTER WILL BE RECEIVING FREE BREAKFAST AND LUNCH EACH DAY…..





ELECTION PREDICTION
05/20/14

IT’S PRIMARY ELECTION DAY IN THE COMMONWEALTH…..THE POLL ARE OPEN AND WILL BE OPEN UNTIL SIX TONIGHT…..THEE ARE 13-THOUSND 576
REGISTERED VOTERS IN ALLEN COUNTY…..BUT COUNTY CLERK BEVERLY CALVERT IS LOOKING FOR JUST OVER A FOURTH OF REGISTERED VOTERS TO GO TO
THE POLLS….
FOR MORE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
AND STATE OFFICIALS ARE ONLY PREDICTING A 30-PERCENT VOTER TURN OUT….
AFTER YOU VOTE….BE SURE AND JOIN US TONIGHT….AROUND 6:05…..FOR COMPLETE ELECTION RETURNS…..





PLANNING AND ZONING
5-20-14



THE SCOTTSVILLE-ALLEN COUNTY PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION MET LAST NIGHT TO HOLD THREE PUBLIC HEARINGS….
A 23-HUNDRED SQUARE FOOT TACO BELL WILL BE COMING TO THE CORNER LOT AT 17-51 OLD GALLATIN ROAD…WHERE THE DRY CLEANERS WAS LOCATED…
JOHNNY MATLOCK OF GOODLETTSVILLE SUBMITTED A DETAILED DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR THE PROPERTY.
MIKE AND LAURA HARPER OF SCOTTSVILLE SUBMITTED A DETAILED DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 10 MAYSVILLE ROAD, WHICH WAS
APPROVED…. AS PROMASTERS TRANSMISSION WILL BE GAINING A 26-HUNDRED SQUARE FOOT ADDITION…..
AND A ZONE CHANGE REQUEST FROM JIMMY AND KATHY HARSTON OF SCOTTSVILLE WAS APPROVED ON A CONDITION THAT A STORE FRONT TYPE OF BUSINESS
WILL NOT BE BUILT ON THE TRACT OF LAND LOCATED NEXT TO THE WATER DISTRICT….THE TRACT IS ALSO ADJACENT TO SHAGBARK TRACE AND WOODLAND
HEIGHTS SUBDIVISION….AND  TWO RESIDENTS, CONNIE HUNTSMAN AND ERIC JACKSON  VOICED CONCERN WITH PROPERTY VALUE CHANGES, TRAFFIC AND
THE POSSIBILITY OF A STORE FRONT TYPE OF BUSINESS.






SPORTS
05/20/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY.....


AT THE 15TH DISTRICT BASEBALL TOURNAMENT…

SPORTS
05/20/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY.....


AT THE 15TH DISTRICT BASEBALL TOURNAMENT…

THE PATRIOTS PLAY BARREN COUNTY  AT SIX….

AND AT THE 15TH DISTRICT SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT…
THE LADY PATRIOTS GO AGAINST GLASGOW  IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME AT 5:30……


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
ATLANTA IS AT HOME TO PLAY MILWAUKEE…..
THE REDS PLAY IN WASHINGTON….
AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN LANSING…..

AT THE 15TH DISTRICT SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT THE LADY PATRIOTS SHUT OUT MONROE COUNTY 11 TO NOTHING….

IN THE SECOND GAME…..GLASGOW GOT PAST BARREN COUNTY 13 TO 12……






LYLES
5-19-14



53-YEAR-OLD LINDA KAY RIPPY LYLES OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED FRIDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE WEDNESDAY
MORNING AT 11A.M. AT CRAFTON FUNERAL HOME IN FRANKLIN WITH BURIAL IN SULPHUR SPRINGS CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW
(TUES) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND WILLIAM RICHARD LYLES OF SCOTTSVILLE…THREE DAUGHTERS… JULIA PHILLIPS AND CRYSTAL BANDY BOTH OF
SCOTTSVILLE… MARTHA WRIGHT OF BOWLING GREEN AND A SON … TONY CHERRY, JR OF SCOTTSVILLE…. SIX SISTERS…. JUDY HUFF, BARBARA
HARRIS…ROSE HUFF…WANDA MILES…LISA FRIX AND DEBBIE BUTZKE ALL OF FRANKLIN AND TWO BROTHERS…ROY RIPPY OF FRANKLIN AND ROBERT RIPPY OF
SCOTTSVILLE…. 14 GRANDCHILDREN AND 28 NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE.







SPORTS
05/19/14

AT THE 15TH DISTRICT  SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT THE LADY PATRIOTS  PLAY MONROE COUNTY AND THEN GLASGOW TAKES ON BARREN COUNTY…..

AND YOU CAN HEAR THE ACTION ON  99-POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM….WVLE…. STARTING AROUND 5-20 THIS AFTERNOON…..


AT THE 15TH DISTRICT BASEBALL TOURNAMENT AT THE 15TH…..GLASGOW PLAYS MONROE COUNTY….


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO PLAY MILWAUKEE….

THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO WASHINGTON….

AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN LANSING……


FRANKLIN’S KENNY PERRY WON HIS THIRD CHAMPIONS TOUR MAJOR YESTERDAY .WITH A ONE STROKE WIN  IN THE REGIONS TRADITION…

WITH HIS WIN….PERRY BECOMES THE SECOND PLAYER TO WIN THREE CONSECUTIVE CHAMPIONS V TOUR MAJOR STARTS….JOINING GARY PLAYER WHO DID IT
IN 1987-88……




CHARGES PENDING AGAINST INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT FROM SOUTH WARREN
5-16-14

CHARGES ARE EXPECTED TO BE FILED AGAINST INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT FROM SOUTH WARREN HIGH SCHOOL.

THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT SAYS THAT THEY RESPONDED TO A HOME ON SILVER SUN DRIVE IN BOWLING GREEN AROUND 10:30 LAST
NIGHT AFTER A 17-YEAR-OLD GIRL AND HER PARENTS GOT IN TO AN ARGUMENT OVER THE ALLEGED INAPPROPRIATE CONTACT BETWEEN HER AND THE 27-
YEAR-OLD.






LOWER VOTE TURN OUT PREDICTED
05/16/14

THE SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE IS PREDICTING ABOUT 32-PERCENT OF KENTUCKY’S REGISTERED VOTERS WILL TURN OUT FOR THE PRIMARY ELECTION
ON TUESDAY…

THE PREDICTION IS BASED ON THE FACT THAT VOTERS HAVE REQUESTED FEWER ABSENTEE BALLOTS…AND THERE ARE NO LOCAL OPTION QUESTIONS ON
THE BALLOT…..

AND THE LOW VOTER TURN OUT IS PREDICTED EVEN THOUGHT THE COMMONWEALTH  HAS MORE REGISTERED VOTERS THAN EVER BEFORE…..AS BEFORE
THE APRIL 21ST DEADLINE….KENTUCKY  ADDED 125,000 NEW VOTERS TO THE ROLLS…





TORNADOS TOUCH DOWN
05/16/14

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS CONFIRMED TWO TORNADOS TOUCHED IN THE COMMONWEALTH WEDNESDAY….
AN “EF-5”…WITH WINDS OF 125 MILES PER HOUR…HIT IN CHRISTIAN COUNTY…
AND AN “E-F0” TWISTER TOUCHED DOWN IN BULLITT COUNTY…..
THERE WAS ONLY PROPERTY DAMAGE FROM BOTH STORMS….





ACCIDENT
05/16/14

THE NORTHBOUND LANES OF SCOTTSVILLE ROAD WERE BLOCKED FOR SEVERAL HOURS YESTERDAY AFTERNOON AFTER A TRACTOR/TRAILER  
OVERTURNED….SPILLING IS LOAD OF FUEL….

STATE POLICE SAY THE TRUCK WAS COMING OFF WILLIAM NATCHER PARKWAY WHEN THE ACCIDENT HAPPENED
AND THE DRIVER WASN’T INJURED….






KY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPS
05/16/14

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING….THE COMMONWEALTH’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPPED FROM SEVEN-POINT-NINE PERCENT
IN MARCH TO SEVEN-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN APRIL….

THE APRIL JOBLESS RATE WAS ALSO SIX-TENTHS OF A PERCENTAGE POINT BELOW THE EIGHT-POINT-THREE PERCENT RATE THAT WAS RECORDED IN APRIL
OF LAST YEAR…..

THE U-S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE ALSO DROPPED TO SIX-POINT-THREE PERCENT IN APRIL…WHICH WAS DOWN FROM SIX-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN MARCH…..



RELAY FOR LIFE
05/16/14

ALLEN COUNTY’S 17TH ANNUAL ‘RELAY FOR LIFE” WILL TAKE PLACE TONIGHT ON THE SCOTTSVILLE SQUARE….

KEEP IN MIND THAT THE SQUARE WILL  CLOSE TO THROUGH TRAFFIC AROUND TWO THIS AFTERNOON AND WILL REMAIN  CLOSED UNTIL ABOUT ONE
TOMORROW MORNING…..




SPORTS
05/16/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY......

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME THIS AFTERNOON TO PLAY GRAYSON COUNTY…..

AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON WARREN CENTRAL……


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES IN ST. LOUIS…
THE REDS PLAY IN PHILADELPHIA…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN GREAT LAKES…..



ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

THE REDS BLANKED THE PADRES FIVE TO NOTHING….

AND THE HOT RODS LOST TO GREAT LAKES SIX TO TWO….




MINIX SENTENCED
05/15/14
06:05AM

A FORMER SCOTTSVILLE PASTOR HAS BEEN FORMALLY SENTENCED FOR EMBEZZLING OVER  300-THOUSAND DOLLARS….

UNDER A PLEA AGREEMENT….OWEN MINIX WILL SERVE SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON AND PAY A ONE-THOUSAND DOLLAR  FINE…

MINIX WAS PASTOR AT NEW GOSPEL OUTREACH CHURCH…WHERE AUTHORITIES SAY…..HE POCKETED THE MONEY FROM FUND RAISERS HE ORGANIZED FOR
THE CHURCH…..





SPORTS
05/15/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY.....

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD THIS AFTERNOON TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON….

THE KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION IS MOVING THE GIRLS’ SWEET-16 TO THE BANK OF KENTUCKY CENTER ON THE CAMPUS OF NORTHERN
KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY…..

THE MOVE WILL TAKE PLACE  IN TWENTY-16 AND THE TOURNAMENT WILL BE PLAYED A N-K-U UNTIL AFTER TWRNTY-17…WHEN A DECISION ON ITS LOCATION  
WILL BE MADE….
THE K-H-S-DOUBLE-A  DID SAY  THE  STATE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS WILL REMAIN IN BOWLING GREEN THROUGH TWENTY-18 AND THE BOYS STATE GOLF
TOURNAMENT  UNTIL TWENTY-20….



ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

THE GIANTS POUNDED THE BRAVES 10 TO FOUR…..

THE HOT RODS GOT PAST THE LUGNUTS FOUR TO THREE…

AND THE REDS/PADRES GAME WAS RAINED OUT…..




FIRE
05/14/14


AROUND NOON….THE SCOTTVILLE  FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO REPORTS OF A STRUCTURE FIRE AT 16-ZERO-EIGHT OLD GLASGOW ROAD….
ACCORDING  TO FIRE CHIEF MIKE COOKSEY THE HOUSE WAS FULL OF SMOKE UPON THEIR ARRIVAL….APPARENTLY THE RESIDENT WAS SMOKING IN BED… AND
HE WAS TAKEN BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….
FIREFIGHTERS SAY  A FAMILY MEMBER  CAME BY TO CHECK ON THE MAN AND DISCOVERED  THE FIRE…..






















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