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ARREST
09/29/14


A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER CHAD FOSTER SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 33 YEAR OLD JOHN R. PERRY OF FIVE-17 SOUTH THIRD….

AND 20 YEAR OLD CODY B. SHRUM OF SEVEN-45 DODDY CHURCH ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT ON A WARRANT CHARGING
FAILURE TO APPEAR….



2014 COLORFALL
09/29/14


OCTOBER FIRST THRU NOVEMBER NINTH….THE COMMONWEALTH’S TWENTY-14….”COLORFALL PROGRAM”….WILL BE UP AND RUNNING…
COORDINATED BY THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT  OF TRAVEL AND TOURISM…AND THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF PARKS….”COLORFALL” IS NOW
IN ITS 29TH YEAR….

THE WEB SITE……KENTUCKY-TOURISM-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-SEASONS”…..PROVIDES A VARIETY OF INFORMATION ABOUT THE
COMMONWEAL BEAUTY   THIS TIME OF YEAR….INCLUDING REPORTS ON STAGES OF LEAF CHANGES…….…
BESIDES TIPS ON TIMING TRIPS TO PARKS….FORESTS….AND ARBORETUMS FOR PEAK COLOR….”COLORFALL” WEB=-SITE VISITORS WILL ALSO
FIND LISTINGS  OF SPECIAL EVENTS AND AN INSTAGRAM  HASHTAG FOR UPLOADING DIGITAL PHOTOS OF YOUR FALL TRAVELS…..



ARREST
09/29/14


A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESULTS IN DEPUTY CHRIS BARTON CHARGING  47 YEAR OLD ALBERT BLAZIE OF OHIO
WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE….

DEPUTY  DELMAS CARTER CHARGED 45 YEAR OLD JOHN CONYER OF ONE-35-A NORTH SPRING STREET WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE……

AND DEPUTY NICK TABBERT ARRESTED  30 YEAR OLD BILLY RICH OF FIVE-14 SOUTH-NORTH STREET…..



MCDONALDS AND GED
09/29/14


FOR THE NINTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR….MCDONALD’S RESTAURANTS IN 67 COUNTIES ARE JOINING FORCES TO ENCOURAGE G-E-D ATTAINMENT
WITH IN-STORE PROMOTIONS FUNDED BY THE RESTAURANT OWNERS….

THE CAMPAIGN IS AN EXTENSION OF ON-GOING EFFORTS TO RAISE  THE EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT   OF ADULTS BY KENTUCKY ADULT
EDUCATION…..
VISITORS TO PARTICIPATING   RESTAURANTS  WILL SEE TRAY-LINERS FEATURING  A MESSAGE ENCOURAGING THE ATTAINMENT  OF A G-E-D TEST
CREDENTIAL….
COUNTIES TAKING PART IN THE PROMOTION INCLUDE….BARREN….GREEN… HART… TAYLOR…ADAIR…CLINTON…METCALFE….AND RUSSELL….



SHOTS FIRED AT UK
09/29/14

THE UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY  ISSUED AN ALERT LAST NIGHT AFTER SHOTS WERE FIRED IN THE SOUTH CAMPUS AREA……

ACCORDING TO  U-K POLICE…THE SHOTS WERE FIRED BY A GROUP OF BLACK MALES…DRESSED ALL IN BLACK….WHO FLED ON FOOT…
NO ONE WAS INURED AND POLICE  GAVE THE ALL CLEAR AROUND MIDNIGHT AFTER  SEARCHING THE AREA…..



WANTED MAN CAUGHT
09/29/14

LAST THURSDAY….AUTHORITIES IN  WARREN COUNTY BEGAN THE SEARCH FOR A SUSPECT….WANTED IN PENNSYLVANIA AFTER HE WRECKED HIS
VEHICLE…PROMPTING  A LOCK DOWN OF WARREN COUNTY  SCHOOLS…

AUTHORITIES NOW SAY CHAD MARSHALL WILCOX…WHO WAS WANTED ON RAPE CHARGES….WAS APPREHENDED BY U-S MARSHALLS IN NORTH
CAROLINA YESTERDAY….



MEETINGS
09/29/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 5 THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE DIABETES, EDUCATION AND SUPPORT GROUP MEETS, THE JUNIOR JAYCEES
AND D-A-V AND THE ALLEN COUNTY FARM BUREAU ANNUAL MEETING WILL ALL BE THURSDAY  NIGHT AT 6 AND THE V-F-W MEETS AT 7……



SPORTS
09/29/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM HOSTS FRANKLIN/SIMPSON….

THE LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAM PLAYS IN THE REGION THREE GIRL’S  GOLF TOURNAMENT TODAY AT THE CAMPBELLSVILLE COUNTRY CLUB….

THE TOP TWO TEAMS….AS-WELL-AS THE TOP THREE INDIVIDUALS  NOT ON THE REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP  OR RUNNER-UP TEAM WILL ADVANCE
ON  TO THE STATE TOURNAMENT NEXT WEEK IN BOWLING GREEN….

AND IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

THE CHIEFS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON NEW ENGLAND….




ARREST
09/26/14

A WARREN COUNTY MAN IS BEHIND BARS FOLLOWING A PURSUIT BY THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE….

DEPUTIES ATTEMPTED TO STOP THE VEHICLE DRIVEN BY 32 YEAR OLD BENJAMIN HOUSE OF BOWLING GREEN AT THE INTERSECTION OF
LOUISVILLE ROAD AND LOWE DRIVE….
HOUSE FAILED TO STOP AND THE PURSUE CONTINUED TO A PARKING LOT AT THE CORNER OF EAST MAIN AND ELM STREET…WHERE A SHORT
FOOT PURSUIT TOOK ENSUED….…
HOUSED WAS ARRESTED ON A NUMBER OF CHARGES AND LODGED IN THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL JAIL….……



COLLEGE FAIR
09/26/14

TUESDAY….THE COMMONWEALTH’S PUBLIC COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES ARE TEAMING UP TO OFFER A STATEWIDE….VIRTUAL COLLEGE FAIR….
FOR FORMER STUDENTS  AND OTHER ADULTS WHO ARE CLOSE TO COMPLETING THEIR COLLEGE DEGREE…

THE “PROJECT GRADUATE COLLEGE FAIR” IS SET FOR TUESDAY FROM 10 UNTIL EIGHT CENTRAL  TIME….
THE FAIR  WILL CONNECT  PROSPECTIVE  STUDENTS TO COLLEGE ADVISORS WHO CAN ANSWER QUESTIONS VIA TEXT AND VIDEO CHAT…AND
HELP  GET ADULTS  ON A PATH TO FINISH THEIR COLLEGE DEGREE….
TO PARTICIPATE….GO ON LINE TO “PROJECT-GRADUATE-DOT-ORG”……



CONNECTOR CONSTRUCTION
09/26/14

CONSTRUCTION OF THE I-65 TO 31-W CONNECTOR PROJECT IN BOWLING GREEN IS SCHEDULED  TO START TOMORROW MORNING….
AS CREWS WILL BE PLACING TEMPORARY BARRIER WALLS….CREATING CLOSURES OF THE LEFT LANE IN BOTH DIRECTIONS OF I-65….NEAR THE
30-MILE MARKER….
THE CLOSURES  WILL LAST  APPROXIMATELY SIX-MONTHS WHILE THE INTERCHANGE IS BEING CONSTRUCTED………



ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPS
09/26/14

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING….THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY DROPPED FROM SIX-POINT-EIGHT
PERCENT IN JULY TO FIVE-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN AUGUST…AND THIS AUGUSTS’ JOBLESS RATE WAS WELL BELOW THE SEVEN-POINT-TWO
PERCENT RECORDED IN AUGUST OF LAST YEAR…..

IN THE BARREN RIVER  AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT…UNEMPLOYMENT RATES RANGED FROM FIVE-POINT-ONE PERCENT IN SIMPSON COUNTY
TO SEVEN PERCENT IN BUTLER COUNTY….

AND FOR THE FIRST TIME IN HISTORY….JOBLESS RATES FELL IN ALL OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S 120 COUNTIES…..




FREE CAVE TOURS
09/25/14

SATURDAY….IN RECOGNITION OF NATIONAL PUBLIC LANDS DAY….MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL  PARK WILL OFFER FREE MAMMOTH PASSAGE CAVE
TOURS…..

THE FREE TOURS WILL DEPART FROM THE VISITOR’S CENTER AT 10-30…11…12… 12-30….ONE….TWO….AND THREE-30….
PARTICIPANTS NEED TO PICK UP A FREE TICKET AT THE VISITORS CENTER BEFORE GOING ON THE TOUR…
THE THREE-QUARTER MILE….ONE-AND-A-QUARTER-HOUR TOUR IS LIMITED TO 40 PEOPLE AND REQUIRES A WALK DOWN AND UP THE STEEP HILL  
BELOW THE VISITORS CENTER        …AS-WELL-AS 160 STEPS…..



MANHUNT
09/25/14

THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT….WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE…AND KENTUCKY  STATE POLICE  ARE SEARCHING FOR A MAN
WANTED FOR QUESTIONING IN PENNSYLVANIA…
THE SUBJECT WRECKED A VEHICLE  AT THE INTER-SECTION OF  THREE SPRINGS ROAD AND LONG ROAD EARLY THIS MORNING AND RAN FROM  
THE AREA ON FOOT…
AUTHORITIES BELIEVE HE  IS STILL IN THE AREA  AND ARE USING  K-NINES AND MULTIPLE OFFICERS  TO SEARCH…..….
THIS SUBJECT  IS TO BE CONSIDERED ARMED AND DANGEROUS….DO NOT APPROACH  THE INDIVIDUAL IF YOU SEE HIM….BUT CALL NINE-ONE-ONE
IMMEDIATELY.......



MED CENTER HEART PROGRAM
09/25/14

THE MEDICAL CENTER’S “HEALTHY HEARTS CARDIAC REHABILITATION PROGRAM” HAS BEEN CERTIFIED AS ON OF THE BEST IN THE NATION BY THE
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CARDIO VASCULAR AND PULMONARY REHABILITATION…..

THE MEDICAL CENTER’S REHABILITATION PROGRAM….WHICH INCLUDES EXERCISE….EDUCATION… COUNSELING AND SUPPORT  FOR PATIENTS
AND THEIR FAMILIES…IS DESIGNED TO  HELP  CARDIO VASCULAR  PATIENTS RECOVER FASTER AND IMPROVE  THEIR QUALITY OF LIFE….



SPORTS
09/25/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO SOUTH WARREN…..

THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON FRANKLIN/SIMPSON……

AND THE FRESHMAN FOOTBALL TEAM HOSTS MONROE COUNTY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES HOST THE PIRATES…
AND THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE BREWERS…..

AND IN THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

THE GIANTS GO TO WASHINGTON…..

AN ONTARIO COUNTY, NEW YORK GRAND JURY WILL NOT BRING CHARGES AGAINST NASCAR DRIVER TONY STEWART….THE GRAND JURY MET FOR
TWO DAYS  BEFORE REACHING ITS CONCLUSION………

AUGUST  NINTH…STEWART WAS INVOLVED IN A SPRINT CAR ACCIDENT THAT FATALLY INJURED DRIVER KEVIN WARD, JUNIOR…..




WILLOUGHBY
9-24-14

70-YEAR-OLD JAMES “WILL” WILLOUGHBY OF LAFAYETTE TIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE SUMNER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER…GRAVE SIDE
SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT THE BETHLEHEM CEMETERY IN SCOTTSVILLE.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE…SANDRA WILLOUGHBY..TWO STEPSONS…BRAD AND BRYAN WOODARD AND A SISTER MARGIE GILLIAM….THREE
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.



DOUGLAS
9-24-14

95-YEAR-OLD MILDRED JEWELL CARTER DOUGLAS OF ALLEN COUNTY DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE HOSPICE HOUSE OF SOUTHERN
KENTUCKY…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THREE AT THE T.W. CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE
CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…EASTERN STAR SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY EVENING AT SEVEN AT THE FUNERAL HOME…VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER TWO SATURDAY AT THE FUNERAL HOME.


SHE IS SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW…LINDA AND LARRY STOVALL AND BARBARA AND RONALD MAYES ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE…A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW…MORRIS AND BETTY OF ALVATON… AND FOUR SISTERS…THELMA CARTER…JUANITA HOLLAND
AND BEATRICE SHINN ALL OF FLORIDA AND VIRGINIA ROBINSON OF TENNESSEE…. 10 GRANDCHILDREN…17 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN…8 GREAT-
GREAT GRANDCHILDREN AND ONE STEP GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES.  



ARREST
09/24/14

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER ADAM REES CHARGED 51 YEAR OLD DONNIE KINGREY OF SCOTTSVILLE WITH VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY E-P-O/E-V-O……



FILE ANNUAL REPORTS
09/24/14


THE KENTUCKY SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE IS REMINDING ENTITLES THAT DIDN’T FILE AN ANNUL REPORT BY THE JUNE 30TH AND PAY THE 15-
DOLLAR FILING FEE….THAT THEY MUST DO SO BY SEPTEMBER  29TH TO AVOID ADMINISTRATIVE DISSOLUTION  OR REVOCATION OF AUTHORITY  TO
DO BUSINESS IN THE COMMONWEALTH…

TO DATE….ALMOST 90-PERCENT OF ENTITIES HAVE FULFILLED THE REQUIREMENT FOR THIS YEAR….WITH ALMOST 78-PERCENT FILING ON LINE….
ALL ENTITIES  WERE SENT REMINDERS BEFORE THE JUNE 30TH DEADLINE….AND THOSE WHO FAILED TO FILE WERE ALSO SENT A FINAL 60-DAY
NOTICE…..





FISCAL COURT
09/24/14

ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELED TO THE MEADOR FIRE DEPARTMENT LAST NIGHT TO HOLD THEIR MEETING….
THE CONSTRUCTION ON THE SMUCKERS EXPANSION WAS TO HAVE BEEN COMPLETED BY THE END OF APRIL….BUT DO  TO THE WEATHER LAST
WINTER….THE COURT APPROVED AN ORDINANCE PRESENTED  BY RICHIE SANDERS WITH THE INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY….TO
EXTEND THAT DEADLINE TO THE END OF THE YEAR…..
 
THE COURT ALSO APPROVED A RESOLUTION TO ACCEPT JUST OVER 137-THOUSAND  DOLLARS IN FLEX FUNDS FROM THE KENTUCKY
TRANSPORTATION CABINET…..DISPATCH SUPERVISOR RANDY STOVALL INFORMED THE COURT THAT THE FORMAL PAPER WORK FOR A 43-
THOUSAND DOLLAR GRANT TO INSTALL NEW CONSOLES HAD BEEN RECEIVED
AND THE COURT RE-APPOINTED WAYNE JACKSON AND JOE YOUNG TO THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS……



FIRE INVESTIGATION
09/24/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS INVESTIGATING A FIRE…AT THE INTER-SECTION OF SMITH’S GROVE ROAD AND KENTUCKY  15-33
YESTERDAY… THAT CAUSED  29-THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OF DAMAGE….
ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER….THE FIRE STARTED IN A TRAVEL TRAILER….THEN SPREAD TO A “HAULMAR” FOOD TRAILER….AND THEN
TO A WINNEBAGO CHIEFTON MOTOR HOME…..
THE CAUSE OF THE BLAZE IS STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION……



SPORTS
09/24/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES HOST THE PIRATES…
AND THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE BREWERS…..

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS HOLDING ALUMNI ACTIVITIES THIS WEEK-END IN CONNECTION WITH HOMECOMING….

FRIDAY NIGHT…THERE WILL BE  ALUMNI TAILGATING AT PATRIOT FIELD AT FIVE….BEFORE THE FOOTBALL GAME…

THEN SATURDAY….AN ALUMNI GAME AND HOME RUN DERBY WILL BE HELD….THE FIELD WILL OPEN AT NINE  FOR WARM-UPS AND THE GAME WILL
START AT 10-30……  




ARREST
09/23/14

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

DEPUTY JORDAN CONSTANT SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 26 YEAR OLD  TIMOTHY SMITH OF RED BOILING SPRINGS……



ARREST
09/23/14

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING, SHOCK PROBATION IN FELONY CONVICTION AND THREE
COUNTS OF PROBATION VIOLATION ON 25 YEAR OLD WILLIAM D. O’LOANE OF TWO-ZERO-TWO MONCRIEF….

AND 28 YEAR OLD JOHN D. BENNETT OF TWO-12 WALKER WAS ARRESTED BY SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT ON A BELL COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING
FAILURE TO APPEAR……



SCAM WARNING
09/23/14

THE KENTUCKY ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE…THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION…AND THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU ARE
WARNING KENTUCKY  SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO BE VIGILANT OF A SCAM TARGETING SCHOOLS THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY…

SCHOOLS NATIONWIDE…INCLUDING  AT LEAST ONE IN THE COMMONWEALTH….HAVE RECEIVED INVOICES IN THE MAIL FROM SCHOLASTIC
SCHOOL SUPPLY FOR TEXTBOOKS  THEY NEVER ORDERED……
THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU RECEIVED THE FIRST  COMPLAINT AUGUST 20TH…AND SO FAR…HAS RECEIVED 90 COMPLAINTS FROM SCHOOLS
IN 27 STATES….ATTEMPTS TO CONTACT THE COMPANY HAVE FAILED…AND THE PHONY INVOICES LIST AN ADDRESS IN EITHER  LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
OR SEWELL, NEW JERSEY….WHICH ARE BOTH MAIL DROPS….
SCHOOLS ARE ADVISED NOT TO PAY SUSPICIOUS INVOICES…..BUT INSTEAD REPORT THEM TO THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE OF CONSUMER
PROTECTION….……



SPORTS
09/23/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY BUTLER COUNTY…
AND THE FOOTBALL TEAM ENTERTAINS MONROE COUNTY……

THE PATRIOT JUNIOR VARSITY GOLF TEAM GOES TO THE PAUL WALKER COUNTY CLUB TO TAKE ON SOUTH WARREN…
AND THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO WARREN CENTRAL…..

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES HOST THE PIRATES…
AND THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE BREWERS…..




FARM SAFETY WEEK
09/22/14

THIS IS NATIONAL FARM SAFETY AND HEALTH WEEK….AND AS FALL HARVEST SEASON GETS UNDERWAY…THERE’S AN INCREASED LIKELIHOOD
THAT DRIVERS WILL MORE FREQUENTLY ENCOUNTER SLOW-MOVING FARM EQUIPMENT ON THE ROADWAYS….THAT’S WHY MOTORISTS ARE
URGED TO SLOW DOWN AND PAY ATTENTION…..

ACCORDING TO STATE POLICE….LAST YEAR…THERE WERE 210 COLLISIONS INVOLVING TRACTORS  AND OTHER FARM EQUIPMENT ON KENTUCKY
ROADWAYS…AND THOSE ACCIDENTS RESULTED IN 54 INJURIES  AND FOUR FATALITIES…
AND THE MAJORITY OF THE ACCIDENTS…..40-PERCENT…WERE LABELED BY STATE POLICE AS THE RESULT OF “INATTENTION”…….



ARREST
09/22/14

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..
OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS CHARGED 22 YEAR OLD SARAH RODDY OF ONE-82 MONCRIEF WITH ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE…..

AND A THEFT FROM A VEHICLE REPORTED TO CITY POLICE….AS A PURSE WAS TAKEN FORM AN UNLOCKED MUSTANG PARKED AT  FAMILY DOLLAR
STORE…….



MEETINGS
09/22/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE PATRIOT SWIM TEAM WILL MEET TONIGHT AT 6 AND HALF-WAY LODGE MEETS AT 7……

TOMORROW NIGHT AT 6 THERE WILL BE A COLLEGE INFORMATIONAL MEETING AT THE HIGH SCHOOL….AND FISCAL COURT, ROYAL ARCH CHAPTER
ONE-71 AND SCOTTSVILLE COUNCIL 105 ALL MEET TOMORROW NIGHT AT 7….

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



CAMPBELLSVILLE FIREFIGHTER DIES
09/22/14

A CAMPBELLSVILLE FIREFIGHTER WHO WAS ELECTROCUTED DURING AN “A-L-S ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE”….HAS DIED…

CAPTAIN  TONY GRIDER DIED SATURDAY AT U OF L HOSPITAL…
HE AND FIREFIGHT ALIX QUINN WHEN FLOWN TO U OF L AUGUST 21ST…WHEN THEY WERE SHOCKED DURING  AN ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE  ON
THE CAMPBELLSVILLE UNIVERSITY CAMPUS…..



CHAPMAN ARRESTED
09/22/14

FORMER KENTUCKY STANDOUT AND N-B-A GUARD….REX CHAPMAN…HAS BEEN ARRESTED IN ARIZONA  AND CHARGED WITH NINE COUNTS OF
ORGANIZED RETAIL THEFT AND FIVE COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN STOLEN  PROPERTY…..…

IT’S ALLEGED THAT CHAPMAN TOOK  14-THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OF ITEMS  FROM AN APPLE STORE AND THEN SOLD THEM AT A PAWN SHOP…..



FRANKLIN MAN STABBED
09/22/14

A FRANKLIN MAN IS DEAD…AND HIS BROTHER IS BEHIND BARS…FOLLOWING AN ALTERCATION  SATURDAY NIGHT…

AUTHORITIES SAY 27 YEAR OLD PAUL JOHNSON STABBED HIS BROTHER…24 YEAR OLD PATRICK JOHNSON….FOUR TIMES….
PATRICK JOHNSON WAS TRANSPORTED  TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT FRANKLIN WHERE HE DIED…AND PAUL JOHNSON IS LODGED IN THE
SIMPSON COUNTY DETENTION CENTER CHARGED WITH MURDER AND ASSAULT….




SPORTS
09/22/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO ADAIR COUNTY….
AND THE PATRIOT JUNIOR VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAM HOSTS OWENSBORO….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE BRAVES ARE AT  HOME TO PLAY THE PIRATES….
THE REDS HAVE THE DAY OFF….

AND IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

THE JETS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE BEARS…..




KENTUCKY'S INCREASING HEROIN PROBLEM HAS BECOME AN ISSUE
9-20-14

KENTUCKY'S INCREASING HEROIN PROBLEM HAS BECOME AN ISSUE IN THE STATE'S CONTENTIOUS U.S. SENATE RACE.
DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE ALISON LUNDERGAN GRIMES' CAMPAIGN IS RUNNING RADIO ADS ACROSS THE STATE CRITICIZING REPUBLICAN SEN.
MITCH MCCONNELL FOR NOT TAKING A STANCE ON A STATE BILL THAT WOULD HAVE INCREASED PENALTIES FOR HEROIN TRAFFICKERS. THE AD
SAYS MCCONNELL THINKS SOLUTIONS ONLY COME FROM WASHINGTON.
THE MCCONNELL CAMPAIGN CALLED THE AD MISLEADING. THEY NOTED MCCONNELL WAS NAMED FEDERAL LEGISLATOR OF THE YEAR BY THE
KENTUCKY NARCOTICS' OFFICERS' ASSOCIATION AND SAID MCCONNELL WAS ABLE TO EXPAND A FEDERAL ANTI-DRUG TRAFFICKING PROGRAM
INTO JEFFERSON AND HARDIN COUNTIES. THE PROGRAM PAYS OFFICERS OVERTIME TO INVESTIGATE DRUG TRAFFICKERS.
HEROIN OVERDOSE DEATHS IN KENTUCKY INCREASED TO 230 IN 2013 FROM 22 IN 2011, A 945 PERCENT INCREASE IN JUST TWO YEARS.



ACS VS. MARION COUNTY
9/20/2014

THE PATRIOTS WENT ON THE ROAD LAST NIGHT TO MARION COUNTY WHERE THEY TOOK ON THE MARION COUNTY KNIGHTS AND BARELY LOST,
WITH A FINAL SCORE OF 20 TO 21FOR THE GAME WRAP UP LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE OR SOUTHERN GOSPEL 1250 WLCK



SPEEDWAY RACE
9-20-14


BRENNAN POOLE HELD OFF MATT TIFFT TO WIN THE 150-MILE ARCA SERIES RACE LAST (FRI) NIGHT AT KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY.
MAKING JUST HIS SEVENTH START THIS SEASON AND FIRST ON THE 1.5-MILE OVAL, POOLE STARTED EIGHTH IN THE NO. 15 TOYOTA AND STAYED
OUT DURING A CAUTION TO TAKE THE LEAD ON LAP 74. HE WENT ON TO WIN BY 1.3 SECONDS FOR HIS SIXTH CAREER ARCA WIN AND FIRST
VICTORY SINCE AUGUST 2013, AT SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS.



LAWMAKERS RETURN TO FRANKFORT
9-20-14

STATE LAWMAKERS WILL RETURN TO FRANKFORT ON JAN. 6 FOLLOWING THE NOVEMBER ELECTIONS FOR A LEGISLATIVE SESSION THAT WILL LAST
30 LEGISLATIVE DAYS.

LAWMAKERS WILL ELECT LEADERS AND ORGANIZE COMMITTEES UNTIL JAN. 9 BEFORE RETURNING FEB. 3 TO CONSIDER LEGISLATION.

STATE LEGISLATORS ARE SCHEDULED TO ADJOURN FOR THE YEAR ON MARCH 24. LAWMAKERS WILL TAKE A TWO-WEEK BREAK BEGINNING
MARCH 10 WHILE GOV. STEVE BESHEAR CONSIDERS POSSIBLE VETOES. LAWMAKERS ARE SCHEDULED TO ADJOURN MARCH 24.

THE LEGISLATURE WILL MEET FOR 30 LEGISLATIVE DAYS INSTEAD OF 60 DAYS BECAUSE THEY DO NOT HAVE TO PASS A BUDGET.




SPORTS
09/19/14

PATRIOTS ARE BACK ON THE ROAD AS THE GO TO MARION COUNTY…. HEAD COACH BRAD HOOD……

KICK OFF IS SEVEN CENTRAL TIME….BUT IF YOU CAN MAKE THE TRIP….JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50…..
WLCK….AND 99-POINT THREE…..LOVE-FM….WVLE….STARTING AT SIX-35 TONIGHT……

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL FINDS…..

BOWLING GREEN AT HOME TO PLAY MCCALLIE TENNESSEE, BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO E’TOWN, BUTLER COUNTY TRAVELS TO
GRAYSON COUNTY, CAVERNA GOES TO CLINTON COUNTY, EDMONSON COUNTY ENTERTAINS METCALFE COUNTY, GLASGOW IS AT HOME TO TAKE
ON SOMERSET,  HART COUNTY PLAYS AT SOUTH WARREN, MONROE COUNTY HOSTS ADAIR COUNTY, RUSSELLVILLE IS ON THE ROAD TO TODD
COUNTY CENTRAL AND WARREN EAST TRAVELS TO HOPKINSVILLE…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH THE METS….
AND THE REDS PLAY IN ST. LOUIS……





NEW BILL MAKES IT EASIER FOR PARENTS TO SAVE FOR COLLEGE
9-18-14

LEGISLATION HAS BEEN INTRODUCED THAT WILL MAKE IT EASIER FOR KENTUCKY FAMILIES TO PAY FOR THEIR CHILD’S HIGHER EDUCATION…
SENATOR MCCONNELL’S BILL WILL MAKE 529 COLLEGE SAVINGS PLANS MORE ACCESSIBLE TO LOWER- AND MIDDLE-INCOME KENTUCKY FAMILIES.
A 529 PLAN IS A TAX-ADVANTAGED SAVINGS PLAN THAT IS DESIGNED TO ENCOURAGE AMERICANS TO SAVE FOR FUTURE COLLEGE COSTS
AND THE ENHANCED PLAN WOULD MAKE IT MORE ACCESSIBLE BY ENCOURAGING EMPLOYERS TO CONTRIBUTE TO AN EMPLOYEE’S 529 PLAN AND
UP TO $600 OF THE EMPLOYER’S CONTRIBUTION WOULD BE EXCLUDED FROM AN EMPLOYEE’S GROSS INCOME.  




ARRESTS
09/18/14

SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER DAVID CLARK CHARGED 28 YEAR OLD JAVIER GARCIA OF SIX-ZERO-NINE NORTH NINTH WITH  ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE……
53 YEAR OLD GREGORY L. KEEN OF 42 EAST O’NEAL ROAD WAS CHARGED BY OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS WITH VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY E-P-O/D-V-
O….AND DEPUTY SHERIFF DELMAS CARTER SERVED A WARRENT ON KEEN CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR……
AND SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT, PROBATION VIOLATION AND FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 27
YEAR OLD JESSICA L. MEADOR OF BOWLING GREEN……



FERRY CLOSED TO TRAILERS
09/18/14

AND MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK OFFICIALS HAVE NOTIFIED NEWSWATCH THAT THE GREEN RIVER FERRY IS CLOSED TO TRAILER TRAFFIC…..

THE RIVER MEASURED ONE-POINT-TWO FEET A THE FERRY CROSSING….WHICH IS A LEVEL THAT IS NOT SAFE TO LOAD OR UNLOAD VEHICLES
WITH TRAILERS…..



CENTER RECEIVES CHECK
09/18/14

AS THE NEWEST MEMBER OF RITE-AID’S “KID CENTS PROGRAM”…THE CENTER FOR COURAGEOUS KIDS HAS RECEIVED  A 10-THOUSAND DOLLAR
CHECK… MARKING  THE START  OF SUPPORT  IT WILL RECEIVE FROM RITE-AID AND  ITS WELLNESS MEMBERS….…

THE “KID CENTS PROGRAM” ALLOWS RITE-AID WELLNESS PLUS CUSTOMERS TO ROUND UP THEIR PURCHASES  TO THE NEXT DOLLAR…WITH THE
EXTRA MONIES GOING TO CHARITIES…..



SPORTS
09/18/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON SOUTH WARREN…
AND THE MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL HOSTS GLASGOW…..

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT  GOLF TEAMS TRAVEL  TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…..
THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM PLAYS AT BARREN COUNTY…..
AND THE PATRIOT FRESHMAN FOOTBALL TEAM ALSO GOES TO BARREN COUNTY……

AND IN THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE…….

THE FALCONS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE BUCCANEERS……


A FORMER GREENWOOD HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL PLAYER IS SUING HER FORMER COACH….

IN HER SUIT…..ELIZABETH MOSS CLAIMS COACH PENNY REESE FORCED HER TO TRAIN  WITH THE TEAM DESPITE A BACK INJURY….
AND WE REMIND LISTENERS THAT A LAWSUIT STATES ONLY ONE SIDE OF A CASE……



CENTER SCHOLARSHIPS
09/17/14

USING THE LARGEST GIFT IN ITS 195-YEAR HISTORY….CENTRE COLLEGE IS CREATING A SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM  FOR FIRST-GENERATION
COLLEGE STUDENTS…
THE “GRISSOM SCHOLARS  PROGRAM”….WILL MAKE ITS FIRST AWARDS TO STUDENT  IN THE FALL OF TWENTY-15….AS 10 INDIVIDUALS WILL BE
SELECTED FROM EACH ENTERING CLASS….….
BESIDES A FOUR-YEAR…FULL-TUITION SCHOLARSHIP….ADDITIONAL AID TO COVER REMAINING FINANCIAL NEED WILL BE AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS
WHO QUALIFY…….
ANNUAL TUITION AT CENTER IS JUST OVER 37-THOUSAND DOLLARS A YEAR…WITH ROOM AND BOARD BEING AN ADDITIONAL  93-HUNDRED  40-
DOLLARS…..




SHOTS FIRED
09/17/14

WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO THE 65-HUNDRED BLOCK OF RUSSELLVILLE ROAD TO REPORTS OF SHOTS
BEING FIRED….
WITNESSES STATED THAT A PICKUP TRUCK FLED THE SCENE HEADED TOWARD BOWLING GREEN AND THE INVESTIGATION DETERMINED  THAT
MULTIPLE SHOTS WERE FIRED….STRIKING  A VEHICLE AND HOME….
NO ONE WAS INJURED…AND ANYONE WHO HAS ANY INFORMATION ON THIS INCIDENT  IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE AT EIGHT-
FOUR-TWO-16-33……




ACCIDENT
09/17/14

SCOTTSVILLE POLICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT THAT INJURED ON PERSON….

ACCORDING TO SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT….58 YEAR OLD WALTER CHRISTIAN FROM NORTH CAROLINA WAS ATTEMPTING TO TURN FROM MAXWELL
DRIVE ONTO OLD GLASGOW ROAD IN HIS  TWENTY-11 FREIGHT LINER….AND HIT A 1994 INTEGRA OPERATED BY DESTIN BARLOW OF TWO-15
TADPOLE LANE….
A PASSENGER IN THE BARLOW VEHICLE….19 YEAR OLD JACOB COPASS OF 48-49 MT UNION ROAD WAS TRANSPORTED FOR  MEDICAL  
TREATMENT……



ARREST
09/17/14

AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE  HIGH SCHOOL….RESOURCE OFFICER JEFF CENTERS TOOK THREE JUVENILES INTO CUSTODY…..
A 15 YEAR OLD WAS CHARGED WITH  TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE  WITHIN A THOUSAND FEET OF A SCHOOL AND CARRYING A
CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON……
AND A 14 YEAR OLD AND 15 YEAR OLD WERE CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE…..

AND DEPUTY NICK TABBERT RESPONDED  TO AN ACCIDENT  ON LAFAYETTE ROAD AND CHARGED THE DRIVER….38 YEAR OLD KASEY RUSHING OF
WESTMORELAND….WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE……



MOTOR PARK OPENING
09/17/14

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR WAS IN BOWLING GREEN YESTERDAY FOR THE GRAND OPENING  OF THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM’S
MOTORSPORTS PARK….

MUSEUM DIRECTOR  WENDELL STRODE SAID IT’S ESTIMATED THE CORVETTE MUSEUM HAS OVER A 25-MILLION DOLLAR ECONOMIC IMPACT…AND
IN FIVE YEARS….HE THINKS  THE  MOTORSPORTS PARK WILL HAVE A GREATER ECONOMIC IMPACT THAN THE MUSEUM DOES…..



LAST BUY OUT CHECKS
09/17/14

STARTING IN OCTOBER…THE FINAL BUYOUT CHECKS TOTALING ALMOST 917-MILLION DOLLARS WILL GO OUT TO 425-THOUSND TOBACCO
FARMERS AND LAND OWNERS….
WHEN THAT HAPPENS….CIGARETTE MAKERS WILL HAVE PAID 10-BILLION DOLLARS TO COMPENSATE GROWERS FOR SURRENDERING THEIR
QUOTAS…. AND GROWERS WILL HAVE ALSO GOTTEN ANOTHER FIVE-BILLION FROM TOBACCO COMPANIES AS PART  OF THE 1998 SETTLEMENT OF
STATE LAWSUITS OVER SMOKING-RELATED HEALTH CARE COSTS….
FOR MOST OF THE 20TH CENTURY….THE PRICE-SUPPORT AND QUOTA  SYSTEM  GUARANTEED MINIMUM PRICES FOR TOBACCO…BUT NOW…THE
REMAINING  GROWERS WILL  BE TOTALLY EXPOSED TO THE LAWS OF SUPPLY AND DEMAND….



SPORTS
09/17/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE PATRIOT GOLF TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON GLASGOW….

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO PLAY WASHINGTON…..
AND THE REDS ARE IN CHICAGO  TO TAKE ON THE CUBS……

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

WASHINGTON BLANKED ATLANTA THREE TO NOTHING….
AND THE CUBS SHUT OUT THE REDS SEVEN TO NOTHING…..




FAIR TAX SYSTEM
09/16/14

WALLET-HUB HAS RELEASED ITS ANNUAL REPORT ON THE  “MOST AND LEAST FAIR STATE TAX SYSTEMS”…..
THE 50 STATES WERE RANKED….BASED ON THE FAIRNESS OF THEIR STATE AND LOCAL TAX SYSTEMS……AND ACCORDING TO  THE REPORT…THE
NUMBER ONE STATE WITH THE MOST  FAIR TAX SYSTEMS   IS MONTANA….FOLLOWED BY OREGON….AND SOUTH CAROLINA…..
AND ON THE BOTTOM OF THE RANKINGS….WITH THE LEAST FAIR TAX SYSTEMS ARE ARKANSAS AT 48TH…..HAWAII IS  49TH….AND WASHINGTON IS  
50TH….

KENTUCKY RANKED CLOSE TO THE MIDDLE….OVERALL…AT 35TH AND TENNESSEE IS 41ST…..
HOWEVER….IN THE TOP-10 LIST OF STATES WHERE  THE MIDDLE  CLASS IS OVER TAXED….THE COMMONWEALTH IS FIFTH……




ARREST
09/16/14

AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT SERVED TWO WARRANTS…CHARGING FRAUDULENT USE OF A CREDIT CARE, THEFT OF IDENTITY OF ANOTHER AND TWO
COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE…ON 23 YEAR OLD CARRIE E. STINSON OF FIVE-51 NORTH EIGHTH STREET……




WKU ONLINE COURSE
09/16/14

WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY WILL OFFER ITS SECOND “MASSIVE OPEN ONLINE COURSE” THIS MONTH….
THE COURSE….ORIGINS AND PROGRESSION OF SPORTS in  AMERICA….WILL RUN FROM SEPTEMBER 21ST THRU NOVEMBER FIRST….AND IS
OFFERED FREE…. ONLINE TO EVERYONE….AND HAS UNLIMITED ENROLLMENT…..
TO REGISTER….GO ONLINE TO “COURSE-SITES-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-S-FORWARD SLASH-UNDER SCORE-W-K-U-K-R-S……



SCHOOL BOARD
09/16/14

AT LAST NIGHT’S ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION  MEETING…DIRECTOR OF INSTRUCTION RICK FISHER INFORMED THE BOARD THAT THE
NUMBER OF ALLEN COUNTY GRADUATES ATTENDING WESTERN…WHO ARE COLLEGE READY…HAS JUMPED 30-PERCENT IN THE LAST THREE
YEARS…….

KENTUCKY SCHOOL DISTRICTS  HAVE BEEN ASSESSED A “KISBIT” PAYMENT…. ALLEN COUNTY’S ORIGINAL PAYMENT WAS TO HAVE BEEN OVER 200-
THOUSAND  DOLLARS….BUT SUPERINTENDENT RANDALL JACKSON INFORMED THE BOARD THAT NUMBER HAD BEEN GREATLY REDUCED…..

THE BOARD ALSO APPROVED THE TWENTY-14-15 SCHOOL YEAR WORKING BUDGET WHICH TOTALS 35-MILLION DOLLARS FOR ALL FUNDS…..



SPORTS
09/16/14


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM ENTERTAINS SOUTH WARREN

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO PLAY WASHINGTON…..
AND THE REDS ARE IN CHICAGO  TO TAKE ON THE CUBS……

KENTUCKY’S MIDNIGHT  MADNESS ISN’T UNTIL OCTOBER  17TH…..
TICKETS AREN’T AVAILABLE UNTIL THIS SATURDAY….
UNIVERSITY OFFICIALS HAD ASKED FANS TO WAIT UNTIL WEDNESDAY MORNING TO BEGIN LINING UP FOR THE FREE TICKETS….BUT SOME BEGAN  
CAMPING OUT YESTERDAY……




ARREST
09/15/14

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT WITH THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR SPEEDING…..AND CHARGED THE DRIVING
WITH SPEEDING 25 MILES-PER-HOUR OVER THE SPEED LIMIT, DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE, NO OPERATOR’S
LICENSE AND FAILURE TO PRODUCE AN INSURANCE CARD……



PARTNERSHIP GRANTS
09/15/14

THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF WORKFORCE INVESTMENT IS NOW ACCEPTING PROPOSALS FOR INDUSTRIAL  PARTNERSHIP GRANTS RANGING
UP TO 50-THOUSAND DOLLARS….

THERE ARE TWO KINDS OF GRANTS….SUPPORT AND ENHANCEMENT GRANTS TO CREATE NEW OR EXPAND THE CAPACITY OF EXISTING
PARTNERSHIPS…AND TRAINING GRANTS TO PROVIDE DIRECT SUPPORT OF SKILL DEVELOPMENT EFFORTS….
PROPOSALS  ARE DUE BY NOVEMBER FOURTH…AND GUIDELINES AN INFORMATION  ARE  AVAILABLE  ON-LINE  AT  K-W-I-B-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV……



ARREST
09/15/14

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS CHARGING THE DRIVER….27 YEAR OLD RUDIEL P. ORTIZ OF
HODGENVILLE… WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER IN VEHICLE….

AND 27 YEAR OLD JAMES BRUMMIT OF BROWNSFORD ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT ON A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO
APPEAR……



SCAM
09/15/14

WARREN RURAL ELECTRIC  SAYS THAT HAVE RECEIVED COMPLAINTS OF A PHONE SCAM  IN THE AREA…

THE CALLER REQUESTS THE CUSTOMER MEET THEM….AND AND BRING  CASH TO PAY THEIR OVERDUE BILL…OR THEIR ELECTRICITY WILL BE
SHUT OFF…..

WARREN RURAL ELECTRIC OFFICIALS SAY THEY WILL NEVER CALL AND ASK FOR PAYMENT  OVER  THE PONE…..AND WILL NEVER ASK THE
CUSTOMER TO BRING CASH OR MEET THEM AT A LOCATION..….
IF YOU RECEIVE  SUCH A CALL…..YOU’RE ASKED TO CONTACT AUTHORITIES…..



MEETINGS
09/15/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…..

THE ALLEN COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT 5-15, THE BOARD OF EDUCATION  MEETS TONIGHT AT 6 AND THE HISTORICAL
SOCIETY AND GRAHAM LODGE BOTH MEET AT 7…..
TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4 THE HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCIL MEETS AND THE EAST ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT AUXILIARY MEETS
TOMORROW NIGHT AT 7….
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….
SATURDAY NIGHT  AT 6 THE SOUTH ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT  WILL HOLD THEIR ANNUAL MEETING…..….
AND SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THREE THE BUILDERS MASONIC YOUTH GROUP MEETS…..



FALL SWEEP
09/15/14

VOLUNTEERS WILL BE OUT IN FORCE THIS WEEK  AS THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET WILL HOLD THEIR ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY FALL
SWEEP…

ESTABLISHED IN 1988….NEARLY 700 GROUPS PARTICIPATE  IN THE ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY PROGRAM  AND THEY CLEAN APPROXIMATELY 48-HUNDRED
MILES OF HIGHWAY ANNUALLY….
VOLUNTEERS ADOPT  A TWO-MILE SECTION OF HIGHWAY UNDER A TWO-YEAR….RENEWABLE CONTRACT WITH THE TRANSPORTATION CABINET….
ANY PERMANENTLY ESTABLISHED  BUSINESS…ASSOCIATION….COMMUNITY OR PUBLIC ORGANIZATION….OR GOVERNMENT ENTITY  CAN ADOPT A
STRETCH OF HIGHWAY….AND FOR MORE INFORMATION GO ON-LINE TO ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV…..



JACKSON
09/15/14

88 YEAR OLD MITCHELL LEON JACKSON OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED SATURDAY AT MONROE HEALTH AND REHAB….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER THREE THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…AND MEMORIAL CONTRIBUTION MAY BE MADE TO FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; KENNETH AND DEBBIE… AND A SON-IN-LAW; RICKY BANDY ALL OF FOUNTAIN RUN…FOUR
GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE….IO



SPORTS
09/15/2014

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO WARREN EAST….


THE LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAM GOES TO GLASGOW AND THE PATRIOT GOLF TEAM WILL BE AT HOME TO PLAY GREENWOOD….

AND THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM ENTERTAINS METCALFE COUNTY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
ATLANTA IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON WASHINGTON….AND THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO CHICAGO……


AND IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL…..

THE COLTS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE EAGLES……




GATTON NUMBER ONE
09/12/14

FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR….THE NEWS WEBSITE  “THE DAILY BEAST”….HAS NAMED WESTERN’S  “GATTON ACADEMY”  AS THE TOP HIGH
SCHOOL IN THE NATION….AS THE ACADEMY BEAT  OUT 753 OTHER HIGH SCHOOLS TO CLAIM THE HONOR…..

“GATTON ACADEMY” SELECTIVELY DRAWS HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS AND SENIORS  FROM ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH….ADMITTING 20-PERCENT
OF APPLICANTS FROM 113 OF KENTUCKY’S  120 COUNTIES SO FAR…..WHO HAVE A PASSION FOR MATH AND SCIENCE….



ACCIDENT
09/12/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S  OFFICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT NINE MILES OUT THE FRANKLIN ROAD THAT INJURED THREE PERSONS……

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DWIGHT  KEEN….33 YEAR OLD MARY SHEPPARD OF FOUR-ZERO-EIGHT SOUTH ORANGE STREET…LOST CONTROL OF
HER 199 MALIBU IN A CURVE….AND IT LEFT THE ROADWAY….WENT DOWN AN EMBANKMENT AND OVERTURNED….COMING TO REST WITH ITS RIGHT
SIDE UP…..
SHEPPARD…ALONG WITH TWO PASSENGERS….23 YEAR OLD JESSICA BUTRAM AND 29 YEAR OLD MICHAEL BUTRAM…BOTH OF THREE-15
MASSEY…WERE TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE……



SOUNDS
09/12/14

THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE’S SECOND ANNUAL “SOUNDS ON DUMONT BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL”……FEATURING
RHONDA VINCENT AND THE RAGE….. IS TONIGHT….

RHONDA VINCENT WILL TAKE THE STAGE AROUND 9:30…..AND IF YOU’RE COMING BACK FROM THE PATRIOT FOOTBALL GAME…..STOP BY DUMONT
HILL… SHOW YOUR TICKET STUB FROM THE GAME….AND GET INTO THE FESTIVAL  FOR HALF PRICE…..



SPORTS
0912/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY....

THE PATRIOT FOOTBALL TEAM IS BACK ON THE ROAD TONIGHT AS THEY TRAVEL TO GLASGOW TO TAKE ON THE SCOTTIES….HEAD COACH BRAD
HOOD……

KICK OFF IS SEVEN…..BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE IT TO GLASGOW HIGH SCHOOL…. JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-
50….WLCK…. AND 99-POINT-THREE…..LOVE-FM….WVLE…..STARTING AT SIX-35 TONIGHT……

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL FINDS….BARREN COUNTY AT HOME TO PLAY MONROE COUNTY, BOWLING GREEN PLAYS AT OWENSBORO,
BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO BUTLER COUNTY, CAVERNA TRAVELS TO HART COUNTY, CLINTON COUNTY ENTERTAINS JENKINS,
EDMONSON COUNTY GOES TO HANCOCK COUNTY, RUSSELL COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON PULASKI COUNTY, SOUTH WARREN PLAYS AT E’
TOWN AND WARREN EAST IS ON THE ROAD TO OHIO COUNTY…….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE IN TEXAS TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES….

AND THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO MILWAUKEE…..





SPORTS
09/11/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO BARREN COUNTY….

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAMS GO TO METCALFE COUNTY….
THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM HOSTS GLASGOW….
AND THE FRESHMAN FOOTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY GREENWOOD…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS ENTERTAIN ST. LOUIS…..
AND THE BRAVES HAVE THE DAY OFF…..


AND IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL….

CUMBERLAND UNIVERSITY PLAYS AT U-T MARTIN…..




CREEK
09/10/14

20 YEAR OLD SHAWN LEN CREEK OF NASHVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY….
GRAVESIDE SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER; KAROLEN CREEK…..HIS FATHER; FREDDY CREEK….HIS MOTHER; PENNY WILLIAMS….A BROTHER; SHANE….AND
HIS GRANDFATHER; BOBBY CREEK FORMERLY OF FOUNTAIN RUN……



ARREST
09/10/14

A WARREN COUNTY MAN HAS BEEN ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH A BURGLARY AND THEFT IN EDMONSON COUNTY…..

THE EDMONSON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ASKED WARREN COUNTY TO ASSIST IN LOCATING A CHEVROLET IMPALA….WHICH WAS FOUND AT
COUNTRY LIVING MOBILE  HOME COMMUNITY  ON LOUISVILLE ROAD….
AND THE INVESTIGATION  DETERMINED THAT THE DRIVER….29 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY RUSSELL OF BOWLING GREEN…WAS INVOLVED IN THE
BURGLARY IN EDMONSON COUNTY….
K-NINE “GUNNER”  LOCATED THE PROPERTY TAKEN…AND RUSSELL WAS TRANSPORTED TO EDMONSON COUNTY……



BEST PLACE TO RETIRE
09/10/14

WALLET-HUB HAS RELEASED THEIR TWENTY-14 “BEST AND WORST PLACES “ TO RETIRE SURVEY…..

THE 150 LARGEST CITIES  IN THE U-S WERE  SURVEYED…USING 25 KEY METRICS….RANGING FROM COST OF LIVING TO RECREATIONAL
ACTIVITIES….

TOPPING THE LIST  IS  TAMPA, FLORIDA….FOLLOWED BY GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS AND ORLANDO, FLORIDA…..AND AT THE BOTTOM OF THE LIST ARE
PHILADELPHIA  AT 148TH…NEWARK AT 149TH….PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND AT 150TH……
CINCINNATI CAME IN AT 17TH….THE LEXINGTON/FAYETTE COUNTY AREA IS 75TH….NASHVILLE/DAVIDSON COUNTY IS 88TH…..AND LOUISVILLE IS
91ST……



BLOOD DONOR APP
09/10/14

THE AMERICAN RED CROSS HAS LAUNCHED A FIRST-OF-ITS KIND “BLOOD DONOR APP”….WHICH ALLOWS USER TO SCHEDULE BLOOD
DONATIONS… TRACK THEIR TOTAL DONATIONS…EARN REWARDS…AND INVITE FRIENDS TO JOIN THEM IN DONATING….

THE FREE “APP”  IS AVAILABLE  FOR DOWNLOAD  “APP” STORES…OR ON-LINE AT RED-CROSS-DOT-ORG-FORWARD-SLASH-APPS…..

AND IF YOU DON’T HAVE A SMART-PONE…..YOU CAN SCHEDULE  AN APPOINTMENT TO GIVE BLOOD BY CALLING 800-RED-CROSS…OR ON-LINE AT
RED-CROSS-BLOOD-DOT-ORG……



ARREST
09/10/14

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

SERGEANT CHRIS FORD CHARGED 24 YEAR OLD ROBERT L. COFFEE OF SEVEN-95 WEST PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH ROAD WITH ASSAULT
FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE…..



COMER ANNOUNCES
09/10/14

KENTUCKY AGRICULTURE COMMISSIONER JAMES COMER MADE IT OFFICIAL YESTERDAY…..AS HE ANNOUNCED IN HIS HOMETOWN OF
TOMPKINSVILLE… THAT  HE IS A CANDIDATE FOR THE  TWENTY-15 REPUBLICAN NOMINATION FOR GOVERNOR….
COMER ALSO ANNOUNCED  HIS RUNNING MATE….STATE SENATOR CHRIS MCDANIEL…WHO IS A CITADEL GRADUATED…ARMY VETERAN….AND
SUCCESSFUL SMALL BUSINESS OWNER IN NORTHERN KENTUCKY….

BOTH MEN HAVE APPEARANCES  THIS WEEK IN GLASGOW…. LOUISVILLE…. LEXINGTON….NORTHERN KENTUCKY….AND ASHLAND……



SORTS
09/10/14

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

THE BRAVES PLAY  IN WASHINGTON…..
AND THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON ST. LOUIS…..

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

WASHINGTON BEAT THE BRAVES SIX TO FOUR….
AND THE REDS DEFEATED THE CARDS NINE TO FIVE…..




AUSBROOKS
9-9-14

89-YEAR-OLD JAMES B. AUSBROOKS OF FRANKLIN INDIANA AND FORMERLY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
FRIDAY MORING AT TEN AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY WITH MILITARY HONORS… VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER FOUR TOMORROW (THURS) AT THE FUNERAL HOME. EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO THE ALZHEIMER’S
ASSOCIATION OF GREATER INDIANA CHAPTER 50.

HE IS SURVIVED BY FOUR DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW… BRENDA CANTU…. WANDA AND JAMES LAGRANT…GLENDA AND ROGER COOPER AND
ILEENA AND DOUG KNIGHT….FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND SIX GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.



ARREST
09/09/14

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE……

OFFICER CHAD FOSTER CHARGED 34 YEAR OLD JENNIFER YOUNG OF THREE-ZERO-FOUR SOUTHEAST FOURTH STREET WITH ALCOHOL
INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE……



VOTER BOOKS
09/09/14


THE SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE REMINDS  ELIGIBLE KENTUCKIANS THAT THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER  TO VOTE IN THE UPCOMING NOVEMBER
FOURTH GENERAL ELECTION IS MONDAY…..OCTOBER SIXTH….

COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE  WILL ACCEPT  VOTE REGISTRATION  CARDS UNTIL THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS  ON THAT DATE….AND MAIL-IN VOTER
REGISTRATION APPLICATIONS  MUST  ALSO BE POSTMARKED BY OCTOBER SIXTH….

AND VOTERS WHO HAVE RECENTLY MOVED ALSO NEED TO UPDATE THEIR VOTER REGISTRATION INFORMATION  BY OCTOBER  SIXTH….




TIP A COP
09/09/14

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT HELD THEIR  “TIP-A-COP” LAST NIGHT AT GRIDDLES RESTAURANT….
OFFICERS SERVED AS WAITERS FOR THE NIGHT AND THE  TIPS THEY RECEIVED WILL BE GOING TO THE “AWESOME KIDS AUTISM GROUP” IN
SCOTTSVILLE….
AND ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR  HAS INFORMED NEWSWATCH THAT  TWO-THOUSAND 180-DOLLARS WAS RAISED DURING LAST NIGHT’S
FOUR HOUR EVENT…..



ARREST
09/09/14

BOWLING GREEN POLICE  HAVE ARRESTED  A  FRANKLIN MAN  IN CONNECTION WITH THE ROBBERY OF A WOMAN IN THE GREENWOOD MALL
PARKING LOT…

ALLEGEDLY…..39 YEAR OLD KERRY HENDLEY GRABBED THE PURSE OF THE  THE WOMAN WHO WAS RETURNING TO HER CAR….SHE RESISTED
AND WAS PUNCHED IN THE FACE…SUSTAINING SIGNIFICANT  INJURIES WHICH REQUIRED SURGERY…
THE SUSPECT USE THE VICTIM’S BANK CARD  AT TWO LOCATIONS  AND WAS CAPTURED ON VIDEO  SURVEILLANCE WHICH LEAD TO HIS ARREST…..



OFFICER SHOOTING
09/09/14

STATE POLICE  FROM THE BOWLING GREEN POST ARE INVESTIGATING  AN OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING  IN BARREN COUNTY….
ACCORDING TO INVESTIGATORS….THE BARREN COUNTY  SHERIFF’S OFFICE WAS CALLED TO AN ALLEGED STABBING COMPLAINT IN THE 600
BLOCK OF SOUTH GASSAWAY ROAD….HOWEVER….WHEN THEY ARRIVED THE ALLEGED SUSPECT….22 YEAR OLD DAVID SMITH OF BOWLING
GREEN HAD FLED THE SCENE…

DEPUTY KEVIN WILSON LOCATED SMITH’S VEHICLE  AND INITIATED A TRAFFIC STOP…AT THAT POINT SMITH EXITED THE VEHICLE  ARMED WITH A
PAIR OF SCISSORS AND APPROACHED WILSON WHO DEPLOYED HIS TASER WITH NO SUCCESS….SMITH THEN CONTINUED TOWARD THE DEPUTY
WHO SHOT HIM WITH HIS ISSUED FIREARM…SMITH THEN FLED THE SCENE  ON FOOT BEFORE BEING APPREHENDED….
SMITH WAS TAKEN TO T-J SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL…AND DEPUTY WISON HAS BEEN PLACED ON ADMINISTRAIVE LEAVE….




SPORTS
09/09/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM PLAYS AT GLASGOW….
AND THE FOOTBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…….

THE PATRIOT CROSS COUNTY TEAM RUNS IN THE ALL-COMERS MEET AT BARREN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL….
AND THE LADY PATRIOT  VOLLEYBALL TEAM HOSTS WARREN CENTRAL…..

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES PLAY  IN WASHINGTON…..
AND THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON ST. LOUIS…..




TURNER
09-08-2014


74 YEAR OLD RUBY DEAN TURNER OF BOILING SPRINGS DIED TODAY (MONDAY) AT UMC IN LEBANON TN…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE THIRTY AT STRODE ‘S GAMALIEL CHAPEL …WITH BURIAL IN THE ECON CEMETERY IN MACON COUNTY
TN…VISITATION WILL BE AFTER TWO PM TOMORROW AND AGAIN WEDNESDAY MORNING AFTER 7:30 AT THE FUNERAL HOME

TURNER IS SURVIVED BY TWO BROTHERS…JAMES TURNER OF FOUNTAIN RUN AND J.D. FULTZ OF OHIO…TWO SISTERS ROSIE GREVE AND JANICE
ZIMMERMAN BOTH OF ILLINOIS…A SON AND DAUGHTER IN LAW…SCOTTIE AND BARBARA TURNER AND A DAUGHTER GAIL BRUMBACH ALL OF
TN…ONE GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES



SPORTS
09/08/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE PATRIOT GOLF TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY GREENWOOD….
AND THE LADY PATRIOT  VOLLEYBALL TEAM HOSTS WARREN EAST……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..


AND IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

THE GIANTS PLAY IN DETROIT….

AND ARIZONA ENTERTAINS SAN DIEGO……

THE BRAVES OPEN A THREE GAME  SERIES IN WASHINGTON…..
AND THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON ST. LOUIS…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE MARLINS BLANKED THE BRAVES FOUR TO NOTHING….
AND THE METS GOT PAST THE REDS FOUR TO THREE…..

IN THE N-F-L…..
THE FALCONS BEAT THE SAINTS 37 TO 34….
BALTIMORE DOWNED CINCINNATI 34 TO 23….
AND THE TITANS DEFEATED THE CHIEFS 26 TO 10……




MASCOT CHALLENGE
09/05/14

THE CAPITAL ONE…TWENTY-14 MASCOT CHALLENGE IS UNDERWAY….AND WESTERN’S BIG RED IS TAKING ON 15 OTHER MASCOTS……….

THIS YEAR’S MASCOT CHALLENGE FEATURES EIGHT COLLEGE CONFERENCES AND 14 DIFFERENT STATES…..
THE “NATIONAL MASCOT OF THE YEAR” WILL BE CROWED AT THE END OF THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL SEASON….AND THE WINNING SCHOOL WILL BE
AWARDED A 20-THOUSAND DOLLAR SCHOLARSHIP FOR ITS MASCOT PROGRAM…AND EACH PARTICIPATING SCHOOL WILL RECEIVE  $5,000 …
YOU CAN VOTE EACH WEEK OF THE FOOTBALL SEASON BY GOING ON-LINE TO CAPITALONEMASCOTS.COM ……




I-65 WIDENING
09/05/14

THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET HAS AWARD A 138-MILLION DOLLAR CONTACT TO WIDEN 17-MILES OF I-65 IN HART…HARDIN….AND
LARUE COUNTIES…FROM FOUR TO SIX LANES….
THE PROJECT AREA RUNS FROM MILE POINT 64-POINT-NINE IN HART COUNTY… NEAR MUNFORDVILLE….THROUGH LARUE COUNTY….TO MILE
POINT 82.2 IN HARDIN COUNTY…NEAR SONORA…
ONCE THIS PROJECT IS COMPLETED IN MAY OF 2017…..LESS THAN 10-MILES…ALL IN HARDIN COUNTY….SOUTH OF ELIZABETHTOWN….WILL
REMAIN TO BE SIX LANES….
I-65 IS ALREADY SIX LANES FROM E’TOWN TO THE OHIO RIVER IN LOUISVILLE……  




MISSING PERSON
09/05/14


THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE WAS CALLED TO 17-67 SMITHS GROVE ROAD TO REPORTS OF A STRANGE VEHICLE PARKED IN THE DRIVE-
WAY…

UPON ARRIVAL….DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER MADE CONTACT WITH THE DRIVER WHO SEEMED CONFUSED…..SHE WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE
HOSPITAL TO BE CHECKED OUT….AND IT WAS DISCOVERED THE YOUNG LADY HAD BEEN REPORTED MISSING IN LOUISVILLE….
HER FAMILY WAS NOTIFIED AND THEY CAME TO SCOTTVILLE TO PICK HER UP…..



TEMPORARY VISAS
09/05/14


IMMIGRANTS FROM MEXICO CAN FILL A GAP WHERE THERE’S A NEED FOR AGRICULTURAL OR LOW-SKILLED WORKERS…..BUT A NEW STUDY FINDS
THERE IS LITTLE BENEFIT FOR THOSE WHO LEGALLY OBTAIN A TEMPORARY WORKER VISA…..JOHN MICHAELSON EXPLAINS……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE





TOBACCO BAN
09/05/14

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR HAS ISSUED A NEW POLICY THAT WILL MAKE ALL STATE PROPERTY TOBACCO-FREE BEGINNING NOVEMBER 20TH….

THE COMMONWEALTH’S  STATE BUILDINGS  ARE ALREADY SMOKE FREE…BUT THE NEW  POLICY BAN ALL TOBACCO PRODUCTS….INCLUDING  
CHEWING TOBACCO AND ELECTRONIC  CIGARETTES FROM STATE PROPERTY….BOTH INDOORS AND OUTDOORS….
THE BAN DOES EXEMPT OUTDOOR STATE PARKS AND OTHER TOURIST AREAS BECAUSE BESHEAR SAID HE DIDN’T   WANT TO PUT THE
COMMONWEALTH AT A COMPETITIVE DISADVANTAGE FOR TOURIST DOLLARS….
KENTUCKY HAS ONE OF THE HIGHEST SMOKING RATES IN THE COUNTRY….… AND A PRIMARY GOAL OF THE KENTUCKY-HEALTH-NOW INITIATIVE IS
TO REDUCE SMOKING RATES BY 10-PERCENT….BY 2019……



SPORTS
09/05/14

AFTER PLAYING THE FIRST TWO WEEKS OF THE SEASON ON THE ROAD… THE PATRIOT FOOTBALL TEAM OPENS THE HOME PORTION OF THE
SCHEDULE TONIGHT  AS THEY HOST MARSHALL COUNTY IN THE HALL OF FAME GAME…. THIS YEARS CLASS OF INDUCTEES INTO THE ALLEN
COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE ATHLETIC HALL-OF-FAME INCLUDE….FEB MARR….ERNEST NEIL….KEITH SUTHERLAND….AND JOANNA OLIPHANT…..AND
THE INDUCTION CEREMONIES WILL BE HELD AT HALF TIME…

KICK FOR THE GAME IS SEVEN…..BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE IT TO PATRIOT FIELD….JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-
50…. WLCK…..AND 99-POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM….WVLE….STARTING AT SIX-35 TONIGHT……

IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL….

BARREN COUNTY GOES TO GLASGOW, BOWLING GREEN ENTERTAINS ST. “X”, BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON ADAIR COUNTY,
BUTLER COUNTY PLAYS AT RUSSELLVILLE, CAVERNA HOSTS MCLEAN COUNTY, CLINTON COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY MCCREARY CENTRAL,
EDMONSON COUNTY ENTERTAINS GRAYSON COUNTY, GREENWOOD IS AT HOME TO PLAY SOUTH WARREN, MONROE COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO
WARREN EAST, TODD COUNTY CENTRAL HOSTS BALLARD MEMORIAL AND WARREN CENTRAL TRAVELS TO DESALES……



IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES IN MIAMI…
AND THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE METS….


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….BALTIMORE GOT PAST CINCINNATI NINE  TO SEVEN….

IN THE N-F-L…..SEATTLE DOWNED GREEN BAY  36 TO16…..

AND IN HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL….THE LADY PATRIOTS DROPPED A TWO TO ONE DECISION TO MONROE COUNTY…
..





SHORT
9-4-14

73-YEAR-OLD JOHN SHORT OF ADOLPHUS DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY MORNING AT 11 A.
M. AT THE GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE WHITE OAK RIDGE CEMETERY WITH MILITARY HONORS…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FOUR
TOMORROW (FRI) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

HE IS SURVIVED BY FIVE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW…SHERRY HAGANS AND SHERRY AND STEVEN BROWN ALL OF BOWLING GREEN….HOLLY
AND JIMMY CLINE OF ROCKFIELD…BETH AND CARLOS GADDIS OF ADOLPHUS AND TRACY TABOR OF SCOTTSVILLE….
15 GRANDCHILDREN AND FIVE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.




BAT NIGHT
09/04/14

SATURDAY…..MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK WILL CELEBRATE ITS FOURTH ANNUAL “BAT NIGHT”….AS VISITORS WILL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO
LEARN ABOUT BATS…..TALK TO BAT RESEARCHERS….AND GAIN HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE USING THE SCIENTIFIC EQUIPMENT  THAT RESEARCHERS
USE TO STUDY BATS….

THE DAY WILL BEGIN AT 10 WITH SPECIAL BAT-RELATED DISPLAYS SET UP AT THE VISITORS CENTER…..WHICH WILL BE OPEN  UNTIL ONE-30…
THEN AT SEVEN….STATIONS WILL BE SET UP AT THE HISTORIC ENTRANCE TO GIVE VISITORS THE OPPORTUNITY  TO SEE SCIENTIFIC EQUIPMENT IN
ACTION…..
ALL “BAT NIGHT” EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC…….



KY NAMED HOUSEBOAT CAPITAL
09/014

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR WAS AT LAKE CUMBERLAND YESTERDAY…AND SIGNED SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION 44……THAT STATES
THAT KENTUCKY  IS THE “HOUSEBOAT CAPITAL OF THE WORLD”….

THE BOATING BUSINESS BRINGS IN NEARLY 900-MILLION DOLLARS TO THE COMMONWEALTH….AND BESHEAR SAYS ON AN ECONOMIC
DEVELOPMENT TRIP TO DUBAI…HE HAD BREAKFAST ON A HOUSE BOAT MADE IN KENTUCKY…..
AND MARKETING  THE COMMONWEALTH AS THE “HOUSEBOAT CAPITAL OF THE WORLD” WILL MARK KENTUCKY AS A STRONGER TOURIST
DESTINATION…….


ROBBERY
09/04/14

BOWLING GREEN POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A ROBBERY AT THE JUNIOR FOOD STORE….LOCATED AT 16-15 31-W BYPASS…

EMPLOYEES TOLD OFFICERS THAT THEE MEN ENTERED THE STORE AND TWO OF THE SUBJECTS DISPLAYED A WEAPON AND DEMANDED MONEY….
THE THREE THEN LEFT THE STORE ON FOOT…HEADED TOWARD CHESTNUT STREET….
THE TRIO IS DESCRIBED AS THREE BLACK MALES….TWO WERE WEARING BLACK HOODED SWEATSHIRTS AND THE OTHER WAS WEARING A WHITE
HOODED SWEATSHIRT…..AND ALL THREE HAD THEIR FACES COVERED……
ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION ON THIS INCIDENT IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT…..OR SOUTH CENTRAL
KENTUCKY CRIME STOPPERS……   



ARREST
09/04/14

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE……

OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS SERVED THREE WARRANTS….CHARGING TWO COUNTS OF DISREGARDING A STOP SIGN AND OPERATING ON A
SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATOR’S LICENSE….ON 38 YEAR OLD CHADRICK M. BERRY OF 360 EAST MILL…….



ACCIDENT
09/04/14

THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT… INVOLVING A MOPED….ON ANNA SANDHILL ROAD…..

REPORTEDLY, THE MOPED, OPERATED BY 48-YEAR-OLD TOMMY CARDWELL OF BOWLING GREEN, LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A TREE….
CARDWELL, WHO WAS NOT WEARING A HELMET, WAS FLOW TO VANDERBILT MEDICAL CENTER…..  


MAJOR LEAGUE SCHEDULE
09/04/14

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL, THE REDS CLOSE OUT THEIR SERIES IN BALTIMORE, AND THE BRAVES HAVE THE DAY OFF….


ACS SCHEDULE
09/04/14

THE PATRIOT GOLF TEAMS AND THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM ARE BOTH AT HOME TO PLAY MONROE COUNTY….



JEB SCHEDULE
09/04/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY, THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON….

SCORES
09/04/14

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY, IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL, THE BRAVES BEAT THE PHILLIES SEVEN TO FOUR, AND BALTIMORE
BLANKED CINCINNATI SIX TO NOTHING……



ARRESTS
09/04/14


STATE POLICE HAVE ARRESTED THREE INDIVIDUALS…ON INDICTMENT WARRANTS… IN CONNECTION WITH A NURSING HOME ABUSE CASE AT
GENESIS HEALTHCARE-EDMONSON CENTER NURSING HOME IN BROWNSVILLE……

JERRY MATTHEW SNYDER OF LEITCHFIELD IS CHARGED WITH 14-COUNTS OF CRIMINAL ABUSE….TWO COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT…..14-
COUNTS OF ASSAULT…AND 14-COUNTS OF KNOWINGLY ABUSING OR NEGLECTING AN ADULT…..
KAYLA D. KINSER OF LEITCHFIELD IS CHARGED WITH FOUR COUNTS OF CRIMINAL ABUSE….TWO COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT….ONE
COUNT OF ASSAULT…AND FOUR COUNTS OF KNOWINGLY ABUSING OR NEGLECTING AN ADULT…..
AND KELLY D. DUVALL OF SWEDEN IS CHARGED WITH FOUR COUNTS OF CRIMINAL ABUSE….TWO COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT….FOUR
COUNTS OF ASSAULT…AND FOUR COUNTS OF KNOWINGLY ABUSING OR NEGLECTING AN ADULT…..




BALLOONS-TUNES –AND BBQ
09/04/14

THE 24TH ANNUAL “BALLOONS TUNES AND BARBECUE” KICKS OFF TONIGHT AT THE BOWLING GREEN/WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL AIRPORT….

THEY’LL BE FOOD, GAMES, A CARNIVAL, CONCERTS, BALLOONS AND MORE….….
THE GATES OPEN AT FIVE THIS AFTERNOON AND ALL PROCEEDS GO TO UNITED WAY OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY……



UEGRASS POLL
09/03/14

KENTUCKY SENATOR RAND PAUL HAS SUGGESTED HE  MIGHT RUN FOR PRESIDENT AND RE-ELECTION TO HIS SENATE SEAT IN TWENTY-16….BUT  
ACCORDING TO THE LATEST BLUEGRASS STATE POLL….TWO-THIRDS OF REGISTERED VOTERS OPPOSE CHANGING THE LAW TO MAKE IT EASIER  
FOR HIM TO DO SO…..

THE POLL WAS CONDUCTED DURING THE LAST  WEEK IN AUGUST…AND ONLY 15-PERCENT BELIEVE PAUL SHOULD RUN FOR BOTH
OFFICES……24-PERCENT SAY SHOULD RUN FOR THE SENATE AND LATE RUN FOR PRESIDENT….AND A THIRD OF THOSE POLLED OPPOSE  HIM
RUNNING FOR ANYTHING…….
PAUL’S  FAVORABILITY RATING IN THE COMMONWEALTH IS ABOUT EVENLY SPLIT  WITH 39-PERCNT GIVING HIM A FAVORABLE L RATING…..32-
PERCNT VIEW HIM UNFAVORABLY…AND 24-PERCNT SAY THEY’RE NEUTRAL…...



ARREST
09/03/14

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON SERVED AN ALLEN COUNTY INDICTMENT WARRANT…. CHARGING THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TALKING….ON 40 YEAR OLD
BRIAN  D. COOPER OF SIX-50 POPE ROAD……



DOLLAR GENERAL UP OFFER
09/03/14

DOLLAR GENERAL  HAS INCREASED ITS OFFER TO BUY FAMILY DOLLAR TO JUST OVER NINE-BILLION DOLLARS…..

UNDER THE TERMS OF THE REVISED PROPOSAL…..DOLLAR GENERAL WOULD INCREASE ITS ALL-CASH PROPOSAL  FOR ALL OUTSTANDING
SHARES OF FAMILY DOLLAR TO 80-DOLLARS PER SHARE….
DOLLAR GENERAL WOULD ALSO INCREASE THE NUMBER OF STORES  IT WOULD BE WILLING TO AGREE TO DIVEST TO 15-HUNDERD IF ORDERED
BY THE FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION….
AND AS FURTHER EVIDENCE OF ITS CONFIDENCE IN ITS ABILITY TO OBTAIN ANTITRUST APPROVAL….DOLLAR GENERAL HAS AGREED TO PAY A 500-
MILLION DOLLAR REVERSE BREAK-UP FEE TO FAMILY DOLLAR RELATING TO ANTITRUST MATTERS…….



SPORTS
09/03/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..
THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE PHILLIES……

AND THE REDS PLAY IN BALTIMORE……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE PHILLIES SHUT OUT THE BRAVES FOUR TO NOTHING AND BALTIMORE GOT PAST CINCINNATI FIVE TO FOUR….

AND THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM DROPPED A TWO TO NOTHING DECISION TO GREENWOOD…..




SCARBROUGH
9-2-14

73-YEAR-OLD JANETTA FRANCES WALLACE SCARBROUGH OF FRANKLIN DIED THURSDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING
GREEN…MEMORIAL  SERVICES FOR THE SCOTTSVILLE NATIVE WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT THREE AT THE GOAD FUNERAL HOME
WITH BURIAL IN THE UNION CHAPEL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY TWO SONS…JERRY AND WILLIE WALLACE BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE….FIVE DAUGHTERS…DELORES VERSLUYS AND JENNY
RAGLAND BOTH OF BOWLING GREEN…MELISSA MEALER OF INDIANA…LINDA MITCHELL OF SCOTTSVILLE AND RHONDA RAGLAND OF LOUISVILLE…A
BROTHER ARNOLD WALLACE OF SCOTTSVILLE AND THREE SISTERS…ROSIE HANES OF ADOLPHUS…ALICE SCARBROUGH AND SARA
SCARBROUGH BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE…15 GRANDCHILDREN AND ONE GREAT GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES.



FRANKLIN COUPLE ARRESTED
9-2-14

A FRANKLIN WAL-MART  EMPLOYEE AND HIS WIFE HAVE BEEN ARRESTED FOR STEALING ALMOST FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OF
MERCHANDISE.
43-YEAR-OLD TIMOTHY YOUNGBLOOD SUPPOSEDLY TOOK THE ITEMS OVER THE SPAN OF A FEW MONTHS…
JUST OVER ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OF ITEMS WERE RECOVERED FROM THEIR HOME….YOUNGBLOOD WAS CHARGED WITH UNLAWFUL
TAKING OVER $500 BUT LESS THAN TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS AND 42-YEAR-OLD SHAWN SNAY-YOUNGBLOOD WAS CHARGED WITH RECEIVING
STOLEN PROPERTY UNDER TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS.



FARMERS RECC WARNS MEMBERS AGAINST SCAM ARTIST
9-2-14

A PRE-PAID DEBIT CARD SCAM IS CURRENTLY CIRCULATING OUR AREA TARGETING MEMBERS OF FARMERS RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE
CORPORATION.

ACCORDING TO VICE PRESIDENT OF MEMBER SERVICES, JERRY CARTER…THE PERPETRATOR CALLS MEMBERS POSING AS AN EMPLOYEE OF
FARMERS RECC. THEY INFORM THE MEMBER THAT THEY ARE LATE ON THE ELECTRIC BILL AND THEIR SERVICE WILL BE DISCONNECTED IF NOT
PAID IMMEDIATELY. THE CALLER INSTRUCTS THE MEMBER TO PURCHASE A GREEN DOT PREPAID CARD IN A DOLLAR AMOUNT AND MAIL IT TO A
SPECIFIC ADDRESS.

CARTER WENT ON TO SAY THAT THE PERPETRATORS HAVE FALSIFIED THEIR CALLER ID TO REFLECT FARMERS RECC’S COMPANY NAME, BUT THAT
THE BUSINESS WILL NEVER REQUIRE YOU TO PAY YOUR BILL WITH A PRE-PAID DEBIT CARD…. AND TO WATCH FOR HIGH PRESSURE TACTICS,
SUCH AS A THREAT TO DISCONNECT YOUR SERVICE UNLESS YOU MAKE AN IMMEDIATE PAYMENT. ANYONE WHO SUSPECTS A SCAM SHOULD CALL
FARMERS RECC AT 270-651-2191 OR THE KENTUCKY  STATE POLICE AT 1-800-222-5555.



CORVETTE SINK HOLE
09/02/14


THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM BOARD OF DIRECTORS HAS VOTED TO FILL IN THE SINKHOLE THAT OPENED UNDER THE MUSEUM  BACK IN
FEBRUARY AND SWALLOWED UP EIGHT CORVETTES…..

THE BOARD HAD HOPED TO PRESERVE A PORTION  OF THE HOLE FOR VISITORS TO VIEW….BUT SINCE ITS JUNE MEETING…THE PRICE HAS RISEN
FROM 500-THOUSAND DOLLARS TO ONE-MILLION DOLLARS MORE THAN THE COST TO PUT THE SKYDOME BACK THE WAY WAS…HOWEVER…WORK
ON FILLING IN THE SINKHOLE WILL NOT BEGIN UNTIL AFTER THE “VETS ‘N VETTES”  EVENT IN EARLY NOVEMBER…..
CHEVROLET AND THE MUSEUM WILL RESTORE THREE OF THE CORVETTES THAT WERE DAMAGED WHEN THEY FELL IN THE
SINKHOLE…HOWEVER….THE REMAINING FIVE CARS WERE DETERMINED TO BE TOO BADLY DAMAGED  TO WARRANT RESTORATION  AND WILL
REMAIN  IN THEIR “AS-RECOVERED’ STATE TO PRESERVE THE HISTORICAL SIGNIFICANCE OF THE CARS AND WHAT HAPPENED ON FEBRUARY
12TH…..




OMNICARE SETTLEMENT
09/02/14


KENTUCKY….ALONG WITH SEVERAL OTHER STATES AND THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT…..HAVE REACH AN ALMOST  17-MILLION DOLLAR
SETTLEMENT WITH OMNICARE…..THE NATION’S LARGEST  PROVED OF PHARMACEUTICALS AND PHARMACY SERVICES TO NURSING  HOMES…..
THE SETTLEMENT RESOLVES ALLEGATIONS THAT OMNICARE OFFERED IMPROPER  FINANCIAL  INCENTIVES TO SKILLED NURSING FACILITIES IN
RETURN FOR THEIR CONTINUED  SELECTION OF OMNICARE TO SUPPLY DRUGS TO MEDICAID RECIPIENTS….
THE COMMONWEALTH’S TOTAL SHARE OF THE SETTLEMENT  IS 348-THOUSAND 976-DOLLARS…




WRITING AND  ART CONTESTS
09/02/14


STUDENTS IN GRADES ONE THRU 12 ARE ENCOURAGED TO CREATE AND SUBMIT SHORT ESSAYS AND ARTISTIC ENTRIES  FOR THE ANNUAL  
CONSERVATION WRITING AND ART CONTESTS SPONSORED BY THE KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU AND THE KENTUCKY ASSOCIATION OF
CONSERVATION DISTRICTS….

THIS YEAR’S COMPETITION…..FEATURES THE 70TH ANNUAL WRITING CONTEST FOR GRADES SIX THRU 12…..AND THE 40TH ANNUAL ART CONTEST
FOR GRADES ONE THRU FIVE…..
COUNTY LEVEL WINNERS  RECEIVE A 25-DOLLARS….REGIONAL WINNER GET 50-DOLLARS…AND OVERALL STATE WINNERS RECEIVE  250-
DOLLARS FOR FIRST PLACE…150 FOR SECOND….AND 50-DOLLARS FOR THIRD…
LAST YEAR STUDENTS FROM 94 COUNTIES  SUBMITTED 17-THOUSAND WRITING ENTRIES AND JUST OVER 49-THOUSAND ART ENTRIES  FROM  99-
COUNTIES….
INFORMATION AND ENTRY FORMS ARE AVAILABLE ON-LINE AT K-Y-F-B-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-FEDERATION….OR CONSERVATION-DOT-K-Y-DOT-
GOV…..


ARREST
09/02/14

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

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED 55 YEAR OLD RICKY L. SIMMONS OF FOUR-44 ISOM/BRADLEY ROAD WITH FALSELY REPORTING AN INCIDENT…….



STATE FAIR ATTENDANCE
09/02/14

ATTENDANCE WAS DOWN AT THIS YEAR’S KENTUCKY STATE FAIR….

IN ITS 110TH YEAR….THE STATE FAIR DREW ALMOST 516-THOUSAND VISITORS…WHICH WAS A DROP OF ALMOST 100-THOUSAND FROM LAST
YEAR….
THE HOT WEATHER AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE BELIEVED  TO HAVE BEEN THE CAUSE  FOR THE DROP….AS RAIN DID FALL FOR EIGHT OUT OF THE
11 DAYS OF THE FAIR AND CAUSED A CONCERT CANCELLATION….
AND WHILE  ATTENDANCE  WAS DOWN…COMPETITIVE C ENTRY NUMBERS WERE UP ABOUT  15-HUNDERD FROM  LAST YEAR….
THIS YEAR’S FAIR GENERATED ALMOST 17-MILLION  DOLLARS IN ECONOMIC IMPACT…NOT ONLY IN LOUISVILLE….BUT THE COMMONWEALTH IN
GENERAL…..



HOUSE REPUBLICAN TOUR
09/02/14

KENTUCKY HOUSE REPUBLICANS ARE LAUNCHING A MEDIA TOUR OF THE COMMONWEALTH TODAY….THE GOAL OF THE TOUR IS TO SHARE THEIR
PLATFORM…WHICH INCLUDES SPECIFIC LEGISLATION  THEY WILL MAKE  A PRIORITY OF ENACTING WITHIN THE FIRST 30-DAYS OF THE TWENTY-15
GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION…IF THEY ARE GIVEN A MAJORITY IN THE HOUSE BY THE NOVEMBER ELECTIONS…..

THE TOUR WILL MAKE STOPS IN OWENSBORO  AND PADUCAH TODAY….
BOWLING GREEN….LOUISVILLE….AND E-TOWN TOMORROW…
AND WILL FINISH THURSDAY AT THE STATE CAPITAL…..



ARREST
09/02/14

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT CHARGING 31 YEAR OLD BENJAMIN DEWEESE OF FRANKLIN WITH  
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND NO REGISTRATION PLATES….
SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT ARRESTED 38 YEAR OLD SAMUEL L. WILLIAMS OF EIGHT-61 DURHAM SPRINGS ROAD ON A WARREN COUNTY WARRANT
CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR……
26 YEAR OLD JUSTIN JONES OF WESTMORELAND WAS CITED BY SERGEANT SCOTT FOR FAILURE TO PRODUCE AN INSURANCE CARD…..
33 YEAR OLD CLAUDE CAVIN OF MORGANTOWN AS CHARGED BY SERGEANT SCOTT FOR OPERATING A VEHICLE WITH A KENTUCKY I-D CARD
ONLY…..
SERGEANT SCOTT CHARGED 44 YEAR OLD FRANCISCO HERNANDEZ OF MCMINVILLE, TENNESSEE WITH NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE…..
AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP…..OFFICER TALBOTT CHARGED 30 YEAR OLD JON LUKE OF ONE-58 REDIGER DRIVE WITH DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE-SECOND OFFENSE AND RESISTING ARREST……



CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON ARRESTED 23 YEAR OLD JAMES B. JOHNSON ON A WARRANT CHARGING BURGLARY AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL
EVIDENCE……
27 YEAR OLD ERIC HONSHELL OF FRANKLIN WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER ADAM REES ON A SIMPSON COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO
APPEAR…….
OFFICER DAVID CLARK ARRESTED 44 YEAR OLD LAURA B. CORBITT OF PETTY LANE ON  WARRANT CHARGING  BAIL JUMPING AND TRAFFICKING IN A
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED….…
23 YEAR OLD JAMES M. BILBREY  OF GLASGOW WAS ARRESTED  BY CAPTAIN JACKSON ON WARRANTS CHARGING HARASSING COMMUNICATIONS,
STALKING AND TERRORISTIC THREATENING…..
OFFICER CHAD FOSTER CHARGED 19 YEAR OLD KAYLA R. MEREDITH OF SIX-ZERO-FIVE JOHNSON DRIVE WITH  THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED….
AND 23 YEAR OLD CARRIE E. STINSON OF SEVEN-25 NORTH NINTH-APARTMENT TWO WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER REES ON  WARRANTS CHARGING
THEFT BUY UNLAWFUL TAKING-SHOPLIFTING AND CRIMINAL MISCHIEF……




SPORTS
09/02/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO BOWLING GREEN….
AND THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM HOSTS LOGAN COUNTY

THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY GREENWOOD……

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES ARE AT  HOME TO PLAY THE PHILLIES…..

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


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….THE PHILLIES BLANKED THE BRAVES SEVEN TO NOTHING….

AND THE SEASON CAME TO A CLOSE FOR THE HOT RODS AS THEY DROPPED  A FOUR TO NOTHING DECISION  TO FORT WAYNE…..


AND IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL…..LOUISVILLE MADE THEIR A-C-C DEBUTE LAST NIGHT….BEATING MIAMI 31 TO 13……




ARREST
08/29/14

SOME ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

AT THE MINIT-MART ON NEW GALLATIN ROAD…OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT CHARGED 52 YEAR OLD JOSEPH TAYLOR OF THREE-16 NORTH SIXTH WITH
ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE….AND 44 YEAR OLD DONNA TAYLOR OF TWO-ZERO-SEVEN MAYSVILLE ROAD WITH PUBLIC
INTOXICATION…..
33 YEAR OLD TRACY HAGAN OF SIX-24 FRANKLIN ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER  TALBOTT  ON TWO WARRANTS CHARGING TRAFFICKING IN A
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-COCAINE…..
AND OFFICER ADAM REES ARRESTED 23 YEAR OLD BRITTANY L. JONES OF THREE-ZERO-EIGHT WEST MAIN STREET ON TWO WARREN COUNTY
WARRANTS CHARGING OPERATING ON A SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATOR’S LICENSE AND FAILURE TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED  INSURANCE…..



SAFE BOATING APP
08/29/14

THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE HAS RELEASED AN  “APP” FOR SMART PHONES  AND TABLETS  THAT PROVIDES INFORMATION  
ABOUT  BOATING  SAFETY AND BOATING UNDER THE INFLUENCE…

CALLED “BOAT SOBER”….THE “APP” IS AVAILABLE FROM GOOGLE PLAY AND THE “APP” STORE….

THE “BOAT SOBER APP” HAS A BLOOD ALCOHOL ESTIMATOR….A BUTTON TO REPORT A RECKLESS BOAT OPERATOR….AND A FEATURE TO
SIMULATE  THE EFFECT OF ALCOHOL  CONSUMPTION  ON VISION…
THERE’S ALSO HELP IN FINDING MARINAS….LINKS TO EDUCATION REGULATIONS….AND  SAFETY CLASS SCHEDULES……



SPORTS
08/29/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH MIAMI….
THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO PITTSBURGH…..
AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN SOUTH BEND…..

COLLEGE FOOTBALL FINDS THE HILLTOPPERS OPENING THE SEASON AS THEY’RE AT HOME TO TAKE ON BOWLING GREEN….

AND IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL…..BARREN COUNTY HOSTS WARREN EAST, BOWLING GREEN PLAYS AT LEXINGTON CATHOLIC, BRECKINRIDGE
COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY MCLEAN COUNTY,  CAVERNA IS ON THE ROAD TO ADAIR COUNTY, CLINTON COUNTY TRAVELS TO TRIMBLE COUNTY,
EDMONSON COUNTY ENTERTAINS E’TOWN, HART COUNTY GOES TO LARUE COUNTY, LOGAN COUNTY PLAYS AT SOUTH WARREN, METCALFE
COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON MONROE COUNTY, RUSSELL COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO CAMPBELLSVILLE AND TODD COUNTY CENTRAL
TRAVELS TO NORTHWEST CLARKSVILLE…..

THE PATRIOTS ARE BACK ON THE ROAD TO GREENWOOD TO TAKE ON THE GATORS….

KICK OFF IS SEVEN….BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP…..JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50…..WLCK…..AND 99-
POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM…..WVLE….STARTING AT SIX-35 TONIGHT….




ADOPT A HIGHWAY POSTER
08/28/14

THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET’S “ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY” POSTER CONTEST IS UNDER WAY AND RUNS THRU SEPTEMBER 30TH…

THE CONTEST….WHICH IS AIMED AT EDUCATING AND ENCOURAGING CHILDREN NOT TO LITTER AND TO SPREAD THE MESSAGE TO OTHER…IS
OPEN TO ALL KENTUCKY STUDENTS OF ELEMENTARY…..MIDDLE…..AND HIGH SCHOOL AGE….

ENTRY FORMS AND MORE INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON-LINE AT ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV……THEN CLICK ON THE “ART CONTEST”
LINK…..


CLOSE THE DEAL
08/28/14

THE SCHOOLS PARTICIPATING IN THIS YEAR’S “CLOSE THE DEAL” PROGRAM HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED…..

“CLOSE THE DEAL” ENCOURAGES STUDENTS TO EXPLORE OPPORTUNITIES  TO FURTHER THEIR EDUCATION  AND TRAINING…WHETHER  IT’S A
ONE-YEAR CERTIFICATE….A TWO-YEAR ASSOCIATE’S DEGREE….OR A FOUR-YEAR COLLEGE DEGREE….
SCHOOLS PARTICIPATING  IN THIS YEARS PROGRAM ARE BREATHITT COUNTY…. CAMPBELLSVILLE…..LIVINGSTON CENTRAL…AND OHIO COUNTY….

AMONG LAST YEAR’S PARTICIPANTS….LOGAN COUNTY  HIGH SCHOOL INCREASED FROM A 62-POINT-FOUR PERCENT RATE OF COLLEGE AND
CAREER READINESS IN THE TWENTY-12-13 SCHOOL YEAR….TO 100-PERCENT LAST YEAR…. ALSO LAST YEAR….LOGAN COUNTY STUDENTS
RECEIVED ONE-POINT-35 MILLION DOLLARS IN SCHOLARSHIPS….


FARMERS MARKET
08/28/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY FARMERS MARKET WILL BE RETURNING TO THE SCOTTSVILLE SQUARE TONIGHT FROM FIVE TO NINE…..

THE FARMERS MARKET WILL MAKE TWO MORE TRIPS TO THE SQUARE THIS YEAR….ONE WILL BE SEPTEMBER 25TH….AND THE OTHER WILL BE
OCTOBER 11TH IN CONNECTION WITH 50s AND 60s DAYS……


SPORTS
08/28/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY BARREN COUNTY…..

THE LADY PATRIOT  VOLLEYBALL  TEAM PLAYS AT GLASGOW….
THE LADY PATRIOT GOLF  TEAM ENTERTAINS  BOWLING  GREEN…..
AND THE FRESHMAN FOOTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON FRANKLIN SIMPSON…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

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

AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN SOUTH BEND TO TAKE ON  THE SILVER HAWKS……

THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL SEASON GETS UNDERWAY TONIGHT AS…..

LINDSEY WILSON IS ON THE ROAD TO CAMPBELLSVILLE,  VANDY HOSTS TEMPLE, EASTERN KENTUCKY TRAVELS TO ROBERT MORRIS AND MURRAY
STATE IS AT HOME TO PLAY UNION……

AND IN N-F-L PRE-SEASON GAMES……
THE FALCONS GO TO JACKSONVILLE….
THE BENGALS ENTERTAIN THE COLTS…..
AND THE TITANS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE VIKINGS…..




LOUISVILLE BEST CITY
08/27/14

TRAVEL AND LEISURE MAGAZINE HAS SELECTED LOUISVILLE AS ONE OF ”AMERICAS BEST CITIES FOR FALL TRAVEL”….
THE ARTICLE  CITES LOUISVILLE’S  URBAN BOURBON TRAIL WHICH HAS BEEN EXPANDED TO 34-STOPS….IROQUOIS AND THE JACK O’ LANTERN
SPECTACULAR WHICH FIVE-THOUSAND CARVED PUMPKINS AS JUST A FEW OF THE ACTIVITIES HIGHLIGHTED…..
LOUISVILLE  IS SEVENTH ON THE LIST OF 23-CITIES OF TOP FALL TRAVEL DESTINATIONS….WHICH FINDS CHICAGO NUMBER ONE…..DENVER IS
SECOND….. AND NASHVILLE IS THIRD…..….



BURGLARY AND THEFT
08/27/14

A BURGLARY AND THEFT….AT OLD LIBERTY CHURCH LOCATED AT 26-36 PLEASANT FIELD CHURCH ROAD….IS INVESTIGATION BY THE ALLEN
COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE….

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER….THE REAR DOOR WAS FORCED OPENED TO GAIN ENTRY…..AND TAKEN WERE FOUR GUITARS AND A
GUITAR CASE…..THE TOTAL VALUE OF THE ITEMS WAS PLACE AT  A-THOUSAND-50-DOLLARS…….



I-65 WIDENING WINS AWARD
08/27/14

PART OF THE WIDENING OF I-65 HAS BEEN RECOGNIZED WITH A REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION AWARD FOR COMING IN UNDER BUDGET….

THE FIVE-MILE STRETCH OF I-65 IN BARREN COUNTY…..WHICH WIDENED THE ROADWAY FROM FOUR TO SIX LANES AND RECONSTRUCTED THE
EXIT-53 INTER-CHANGE….WAS DELIVERED FOR ABOUT 41-MILLION DOLLARS….WHICH WAS TWO-POINT-SIX  MILLION DOLLARS  UNDER THE
CONTRACT AMOUNT….EARNED AN AWARD  IN THE “UNDER BUDGET-MEDIUM” CATEGORY IN THE SOUTHEAST REGIONAL  COMPETITION OF THE
AMERICA’S TRANSPORTATION AWARDS PROGRAM…..
THE TOP 10-PROJECTS  WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN SEPTEMBER … AND THE FINALISTS WILL THEN COMPETE FOR THE GRAND PRIZE AND THE
PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS….THE WINNING STATE TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENTS  WILL EACH EARN A 10-THOUSAND DOLLAR PRIZE TO
SUPPORT A TRANSPORTATION-RELATED SCHOLARSHIP OR NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION……



PRIMARY CENTER PLAYGROUND
08/27/14

RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONIES WERE HELD YESTERDAY FOR NEW PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT AT THE  ALLEN COUNTY PRIMARY CETNER…

THE SCHOOL’S P-T-O RAISED THE 30-THOUSAND DOLLARS NEEDED FOR THE PROJECT…BY HAVING FOUR FUNDRAISERS AND 15-DONARS WHO
CONTRIBUTED FUNDS FOR THE PROJECT….

THE P-T-O WILL BE STARTING THREE FUNDRAISERS THIS YEAR TO HELP WITH MORE PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT  AND OTHER PROJECTS…..



CORVETTE MUSEUM
08/27/14

THIS WEEK END…..THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM  IS CELEBRATING ITS 20TH ANNIVERSARY AND THE FIFTH NATIONAL CORVETTE CARAVAN
WILL BE ARRIVING IN BOWLING GREEN…

THE CARAVAN ONLY HAPPENS EVERY FIVE YEARS….AND IN TWO-THOUSAND-NINE….SOME SEVEN-THOUSAND CORVETTE  WERE ON DISPLAY AT
THE MUSEUM…..

ALSO THIS WEEK-END…..THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS  WILL MAKE A FINAL DECISION  ON THE FATE OF THE SINKHOLE THAT SWALLOWED UP EIGHT
CORVETTES BACK IN FEBRUARY…..



HANES
08/27/14

86 YEAR OLD JAMES OTIS HANES OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY CARE…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (THURS) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN MT. UNION METHODIST CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER FOUR THIS AFTERNOON (WED) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…….

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; SIBYL HANES….TWO STEP-DAUGHTERS; BARBARA “BOBBYE” WOODS AND LOUISE JONES BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE….
TWO STEP-DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; BETTY CALVERT OF RADCLIFF AND PEGGY CALVERT OF TENNESSEE….AND TWO SISTERS; MARIE MAULDIN AND
HOLLIS TURNER BOTH OF BOWLING GREEN…..



SPORTS
08/27/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

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

AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN SOUTH BEND TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES……

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT…..


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE METS GOT PAST THE BRAVES THREE TO TWO…..
THE CUBS BLANKED THE REDS THREE TO NOTHING…..

AND FORT WAYNE POUNDED THE HOT RODS 12 TO THREE……




ARREST
08/26/14

SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..
DETECTIVE JOHN ROSE SERVED TWO WARRANTS ON 33 YEAR OLD ROBBY GUFFEY OF TWO-76 MAYSVILLE ROAD….
ONE WARRANT CHARGED 10-COUNTS OF RAPE, 10 COUNTS OF INCEST AND 10 COUNTS OF KIDNAPPING…..
THE SECOND WARRANT CHARGED TWO COUNTS OF RAPE AND TWO COUNTS OF KIDNAPPING….
18 YEAR OLD ELIJAH M. ABSTON OF RUSSELLVILLE WAS CHARGED WITH ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE BY OFFICER  JAMES
TALBOTT…..
AND DETECTIVE ROSE  CHARGED 52 YEAR OLD CLIFFORD TAYLOR OF THREE-16 NORTH SIXTH WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE……


CIRCUIT COURT
08/26/14

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

CIRCUIT COURT JURORS SHOULD REPORT AGAIN SEPTEMBER FOURTH AT NINE……


ENTREPRENEUR RANKING JUMPS
08/26/14

AFTER BEING NEAR THE BOTTOM A YEAR AGO….THE COMMONWEALTH’S ENTREPRENEURIAL CLIMATE IS NOW ONE OF THE BEST IN THE NATION….

THE ANNUAL STATE ENTREPRENEURSHIP INDEX HAS RANKED KENTUCKY FOURTH IN THE NATION FOR ITS ABILITY TO CREATE
BUSINESSES…WHICH IS A JUMP OF 45 PLACES FROM LAST YEAR’S RANKING OF 49TH….

THE S-E-I….FIRST PUBLISHED IN TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT…COMBINES FIVE FACTORS  TO FORMULATE THE OVERALL STATE RANKINGS…..
THEN COMPARING THESE FACTORS STATE-BY-STATE…..AND CALCULATING THEIR DEVIATION FROM THE MEDIAN….THE S-E-I ULTIMATELY
REFLECTS STATES’ ENTREPRENEURIAL ENVIRONMENT…..


DEBATE CANCELLED
08/26/14

CENTRE COLLEGE SAYS IT IS CANCELLING PLANS FOR A DEBATE…SET FOR SEPTEMBER THIRD…. BETWEEN SENATOR MITCH MCCONNELL AND
SECRETARY OF STATE ALISON LUNDERGAN GRIMES BECAUSE THEY  CAN’T AGREE ON A FORMAT….
THE CANDIDATES HAVE AGREED TO  ONE DEBATER….WHICH WILL BE HOSTED BY KENTUCKY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION ON OCTOBER  13TH….


BARREN BOMB THREAT
08/26/14

BARREN COUNTY SCHOOL OFFICIALS SAY A NON-CREDIBLE BOMB THREAT WAS RECEIVED  YESTERDAY MORNING  AT TROJAN ACADEMY…

STUDENTS WERE EVACUATED TO SAFE AREA…WHILE SCHOOL OFFICIALS AND THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CONDUCTED A SWEEP OF
THE BUILDING…NOTHING WAS LOCATED AND STUDENT AND STAFF RETURNED TO THEIR CLASSROOMS….
THE INVESTIGATION LED TO A CONFESSION BY THE INDIVIDUAL WHO MADE THE THREAT AND DISCIPLINARY  ACTION WILL BE TAKEN……


SHAW
08/26/14

52 YEAR OLD KEITH SHAW OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED SUNDAY AT MACON COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE  TOMORROW
(WED) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE THIS
AFTERNOON (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; TERRA AND MAXEY MORRIS OF AUSTIN, BRITTANY AND CORTNEY AUSTIN OF FOUNTAIN
RUN AND WHITTANY SHAW OF TOMPKINSVILLE….HIS MOTHER AND STEP-FATHER; BEATRICE AND CLYDE JONES…AND A STEP SISTER; STEPHANIE
BLACKWELL ALL OF TENNESSEE….THREE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….


SPORTS
08/26/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAMS TRAVELS TO BUTLER COUNTY….
AND THE MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON MOSS……

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAMS TRAVEL TO MONROE COUNTY….
THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM PLAYS AT FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…..
AND THE CROSS COUNTY TEAM RUNS AT BARREN COUNTY……

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

ATLANTA IS ON THE ROAD TO NEW YORK TO TAKE ON THE METS….
THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE CUBS…..
AND THE HOT RODS WIND UP THEIR SERIES IN FORT WAYNE….

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

ATLANTA IS ON THE ROAD TO NEW YORK TO TAKE ON THE METS….
THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE CUBS…..
AND THE HOT RODS WIND UP THEIR SERIES IN FORT WAYNE….




GOVERNOR APPOINTS SMITHS GROVE MAN
08/25/14

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR HAS APPOINTED A SMITHS GROVE MAN AS DIRECTOR  OF  THE GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF LEGISLATIVES  SERVICES…

ROGER THOMAS….WHO WILL RETAIN HIS POSITION  AS EXECUTIVE  DIRECTOR OF THE GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF AGRICULTURAL  POLICY…..
SERVED AS STATE REPRESENTATIVE FOR THE 21ST DISTRICT FROM 1996 TO TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR….AND HAS WORKED FOR G-O-L-S IN
PREVIOUS SESSIONS…

AS EXECUTIVE  DIRECTOR OF AG POLICY…..THOMAS SERVES AS C-E-O OF THE KENTUCKY  AGRICULTURAL  DEVELOPMENT BOARD AND EXECUTIVE
DIRECTOR OF THE KENTUCKY  AGRICULTURAL FINANCE CORPORATION….


MISSING GLASGOW TEEN
08/25/14

GLASGOW POLICE ARE ASKING FOR HELP IN LOCATING A MISSING TEEN…

16 YEAR OLD PHILLIP ETHAN MASSEY IS A WHITE MALE…WITH SLIM BUILD…FIVE-FEET  EIGHT-INCHES TALL….WITH BROWN HAIR  AND BLUE EYES…
WHEN LAST SEEN HE WAS WEARING A GRAY NIKE T-SHIRT…DARK KHAKI SHORTS AND CRYING A BLACK BACK PACK…

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION ON THE WHEREABOUTS OF PHILLIP MASSEY IS ASKED TO CONTACT  THE GLASGOW POLICE DEPARTMENT AT SIX-
FIVE-ONE-51-51……


ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE ALLEN COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY MEETS TONIGHT AT 6 AND HALF-WAY LODGE MEET SAT 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……


RAY
08/25/14

99 YEAR OLD OMA DELL RAY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (TUES) MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN STONY POINT CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE THIS
AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO STONY POINT CEMETERY…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER; LORETTA FOSTER OF SCOTTSVILLE…AND A SISTER-IN-LAW;  HAZEL ALLEN OF LOUISVILLE…THREE
GRANDCHILDREN, SIX GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND FIVE GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….


SPORTS
08/25/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE PATRIOT GOLF TEAM GOES TO GLASGOW…..

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES AND THE REDS BOTH HAVE AN OFF DAY…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN FORT WAY TO TAKE ON THE TINCUPS……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS BEAT THE BRAVES FIVE TO THREE….
AND FORT WAYNE DOWNED THE HOT RODS SIX TO THREE…..

AND IN THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE….THE BENGALS DEFEATED ARIZONA 19 TO 13……




ACCIDENT
08/22/14

TWO MEN WERE INJURED THIS MORNING WHILE WORKING ON A ROOF IN THE 400 BLOCK OF SPEARS ROAD….
BOTH MEN…..WHO ARE FROM LOGAN COUNTY…..WERE FLOWN TO VANDERBILT MEDICAL CENTER….
THE ALLEN COUNTY AMBULANCE SERVICE….SHERIFF’S OFFICE….AND SCOTTSVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO THE SCENE….


TOP ATTORNEYS
08/22/14

THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE HAS ANNOUNCED THE RECIPIENTS OF THE TWENTY-14 OUTSTANDING COMMONWEALTH’S AND COUNTY
ATTORNEY AWARDS….

THE OUTSTANDING COMMONWEALTH’S ATTORNEY AWARDS WERE PRESENT TO  CHRIS COHRON…COMMONWEALTH’S ATTORNEY  FOR THE
EIGHTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT WHICH REPRESENTS WARREN COUNTY…AND EDISON BANKS IN THE 47TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT  REPRESENTING
LETCHER COUNTY…..

AND THE OUTSTANDING  COUNTY ATTORNEY AWARDS WENT TO JENNIFER CORBIN IN ADAIR COUNTY….AND MIKE FOSTER IN CHRISTIAN
COUNTY……



FREE CAVE TOURS
08/22/14

MONDAY….MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK WILL OFFER FREE MAMMOTH PASSAGE CAVE TORUS….IN RECOGNITION OF FOUNDERS DAY….WHICH IS
THE 98TH BIRTHDAY OF THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE…

THE FREE TOURS WILL DEPART FROM THE VISITORS CENTER AT 10-30….11….. 12NOON…..12-30…..ONE….TWO….AND THREE…..
.THE THREE-QUARTER MILE…ONE AND A HALF HOUR TOUR….IS LIMITED TO 40 INDIVIDUALS AND PARTICIPANTS NEED TO PICK UP A FREE TICKET
IN THE VISITORS CENTER……..



LEE
08/22/14

52 YEAR OLD TONY LEE LOVE OF WESTMORELAND DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) …. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE  SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT
WOODARD FUNERAL HOME IN WESTMORELAND WITH BURIAL IN EULIA CEMETERY…. VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FOUR THIS AFTERNOON (FRI) AT
THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS; ROBERT LOVE AND TONY JENKINS BOTH OF TENNESSEE….AND TWO SISTERS; GRACIE SARNOWSKI OF TENNESSEE
AND NORMA RUNYAN OF SCOTTSVILLE……


UNITED WAY KICK OFF
08/22/14

UNITED WAY OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY KICKED OFF THIS YEAR’S REGIONAL CAMPAIGN YESTERDAY…..
BUT INSTEAD OF FOCUSING ON A DOLLAR AMOUNT…THE GOAL OF THIS YEAR’S CAMPAIGN  IS TO RAISE FUNDING FOR ALMOST 58-THOUSAND
SERVICES IN THE REGION…
AND THAT IS 35-HUNDRED MORE SERVICES THAN LAST YEAR…WHEN THE CAMPAIGN  RAISED  ALMOST TWO-MILLION DOLLARS….


DOLLAR GENERAL BID REJECTED
08/22/14

MONDAY….DOLLAR GENERAL PROPOSED PURCHASING FAMILY DOLLAR FOR ALMOST NINE-BILLION DOLLARS….BUT FAMILY DOLLAR HAS
REJECTED THAT BID CITING ANTITRUST ISSUES….
IN IT PROPOSAL….DOLLAR GENERAL SAID  IT WAS WILLING  TO GIVE UP 700 OF ITS STORES TO MAKE THE DEAL WORK….
LAST MONTH…FAMILY DOLLAR AGREED TO AN EIGHT-POINT-FIVE BILLION DOLLAR PURCHASE OFFER  FROM  DOLLAR TREE….


SCHOOL BOARD
08/22/14

AT LAST NIGHT’S ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING….THE BOARD SET THE TAX RATE BY VOTING TO TAKING  THE FOUR-PERCENT
INCREASE…

STARTING THIS SCHOOL YEAR…..ALL STUDENTS IN THE PRIMARY CENTER AND INTERMEDIATE CENTER  ARE RECEIVING FREE BREAKFAST AND
LUNCH…AND FOOD SERVICE SUPERVISOR MARY HOBDY REPORTED  THAT  BREAKFAST PARTICIPATION  HAS TRIPLED AND LUNCH
PARTICIPATION….WHICH WAS ALREADY VERY GOOD….HAS INCREASED 10-PERCENT….


SPORTS
08/22/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM WILL BE PLAYING IN THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY TOURNAMENT TODAY AND TOMORROW….

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT  JUNIOR VARITY GOLF TEAMS WILL BE HOSTING THE JUNIOR VARSITY INVITATIONAL  AT THE SCOTTSVILLE COUNTY
CLUB THIS AFTERNOON….

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON ATLANTA….

AND THE HOT RODS HOST  GREAT LAKES……

AND THE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SEASON BEGINS TONIGHT….
AS BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY GOES TO MEADE COUNTY, BUTLER COUNTY PLAYS AT LOGAN COUNTY, CAVERNA HOSTS EMINENCE, CLINTON COUNTY
IS ON THE ROAD TO PICKETT COUNTY TENNESSEE, MONROE COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY WAYNE COUNTY, RUSSELLVILLE ENTERTAINS TRIGG
COUNTY, SOUTH WARREN TRAVELS TO WARREN EAST, TODD COUNTY CENTRAL IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON WEST CREEK TENNESSEE AND WARREN
CENTRAL HOSTS HOPKINSVILLE……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

ATLANTA BLANKED CINCINNATI EIGHT TO NOTHING….

AND THE HOT RODS DROPPED A ONE TO NOTHING DECISION TO GREAT LAKES…..





GOLF MATCHES CANCELLED
8-21-14

THE ALLEN COUNTY PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT GOLF MATCHES FOR TODAY HAVE BEEN CANCELLED.


SCAM/ALLEN COUNTY
8-21-14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INFORMED NEWSWATCH ABOUT ONE OF THE SEVERAL SCAMS THAT ARE BEING CONDUCTED IN THE
COMMUNITY AT THIS TIME.

THIS ONE INVOLVES SOMEONE CALLING SAYING THEY ARE FROM THE PUBLISHERS CLEARING HOUSE AND ASKS RESIDENTS TO PAY $400.

IF ANYONE RECEIVES ANY INFORMATION ABOUT THIS SCAM OR ANY OTHER CALL THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE AT 237-3388.


TRASHMASTERS
08/21/14


THE 27TH ANNUAL “TRASHMASTERS LAKE SHORE CLEAN-UP” WILL BE SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER  20TH STARTING AT Y EIGHT THAT MORNING AND
RUNNING UNTIL 11-45….

THE LAKE SHORE CLEAN-UP  IS DESIGNED AN OFFICIAL  “NATIONAL PUBLIC LAND DAY AND A TAKE PRIDE IN AMERICA EVENT”….AND TO
HELP…REPORT TO THE BAILEY’S POINT….NARROWS…STATE PARK….PORT OLIVER….OR WALNUT CREEK BOAT  RAMP…OR YOU CAN PRE-
REGISTER BY CALLING SIX-FOUR-SIX-TWO-ZERO-FIVE-FIVE…..…..

PONTOON BOATS ARE NEEDED FOR THE EVENT…AND ANYONE WHO WOULD LIKE TO DONATE THE  USE OF THEIRS FOR THE CLEAN UP…SHOULD
CONTACT THE  CORPS OF ENGINEERS  AT SIX-FOUR-SIX-TWO-ZERO-FIVE-FIVE…AND THOSE DONATE THE USER OF THEIR PONTOON WILL BE GIVEN
A CHOICE OF A 40-DOLLAR GIFT CARD FOR GAS REIMBURSEMENT OR TWO NIGHTS CAMPING AT ANY BARREN RIVE LAKE  CORPS OF ENGINEERS  
CAMPGROUND….


GRAND JURY
08/21/14


THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS HANDED DOWN INDICTMENTS ON 12 INDIVIDUALS……

25 YEAR OLD BRADLEY COOPER SHEARER IS CHARGED WITH 20-COUNT S OF POSSESSING OR VIEWING MATER PORTRAYING A SEXUAL
PERFORMANCE BY A MINOR……
A SIX COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING SPEEDING, RECKLESS DRIVING, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, LICENSE TO BE IN POSSESSION, FAILURE TO
WEAR SEAT BELTS AND FAILING TO NOTIFY THE CLERK OF A RESIDENCE OR NAME CHANGE WAS RETURNED AGAINST  38 YEA OLD ROBERT .
BRITT……
31 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY W. CAMP IS CHARGED IN A THREE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY, TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL
EVIDENCE AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER……
A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE WAS RETURNED AGAINST  23
YEAR OLD KEVIN D. JOHNSON……

21 YEAR OLD BRIAN L. PARRISH, 46 YEAR OLD JAMES D. HARDIN AND 26 YEAR OLD KRISTEN L. CARTER ARE CHARGED IN SINGLE COUNT
INDICTMENTS WITH TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE….
A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE WA RETURNED AGAINST  21 YEAR OLD JEREMIAH J.
BUCHANAN…..
45 YEAR OLD JOEY DEE OLIVER IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH SODOMY….
A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING  BAIL JUMPING WAS RETURNED AGAINST 34 YEAR OLD JACKLYN N. WILLIAMS…..
AND 40 YEAR OLD BRIAN COOPER AND 29 YEAR OLD SARA B. TEMPLE ARE CHARGED IN SINGLE CONT INDICTMENTS WITH THEFT BY UNLAWFUL
TAKING…..

AND WE REMIND LISTENERS THAT AN INDICTMENT IS A FORMAL CHARGE AND NOT PROOF OF GUILT…..





KEEN
08/20/14

82 YEAR OLD DOROTHY “DOT” KEEN OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE SATURDAY MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL  IN MAPLE GROVE CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER SIX TONIGHT
(THURS) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; DENNY AND VICKY OF SCOTTSVILLE AND PHIL AND DEBBIE OF LOUISVILLE….THREE
DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; PHYLLIS AND MICKEY CALVERT OF SCOTTSVILLE, DENISE AND RICKY HIRE OF TENNESSEE AND BECKY AND BRAD
THORNHILL OF BOWLING GREEN….AND A BROTHER; WAYNE KING OF SOUTH CAROLINA…NINE GRANDCHILDREN, 14 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN
AND A GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILD  ALSO SURVIVE…..


SPORTS
08/21/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO LOGAN COUNTY….

AND THE MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON BARREN COUNTY……

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAMS HOST LOGAN COUNTY AND RUSSELLVILLE….

AND THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO METCALFE COUNTY…..


AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON ATLANTA….

AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH GREAT LAKES……





FISHING TOURNAMENTS
08/20/14


FISHING TOURNAMENT PARTICIPANT  HAVE A HANDY TOOL THAT CAN PREVENT CONGESTION AT BOAT RAMPS  AND ON THE WATER….IT’S THE
KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE RESOURCES   ON-LINE REGISTRATION SITE…..

THE DEPARTMENT CREATED THE  VOLUNTARY FISHING TOURNAMENT SCHEDULING SYSTEM  IN TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE TO HELP  SOLVE
CONGESTION PROBLEMS….THE PROGRAM ALLOWS TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS AND ANGLERS TO SEARCH TOURNAMENT SCHEDULES BY LAKE….
RAMP….AND DATE….

TOURNAMENT  SCHEDULES  ARE AVAILABLE   AT  “F-W-DOT-K-Y-DOT GOV”….THEN SEARCH UNDER THE KEYWORD “TOURNAMENT” TO FIND THE
WEBPAGE…..


PET LOVERS
8/20/14


WALLET-HUB HAS RELEASED THEIR LIST OF TWENTY-14s “BEST AND WORST CITIES FOR PET LOVERS”…..THE LIST WAS COMPILED BY USING 14-
METRICS SUCH AS VETERINARY CARE COSTS….THE NUMBER OF PET-FRIENDLY RESTAURANTS PER CAPITA….AND THE NUMBER OF DOG PARKS
PER CAPITA IN EACH CITY…..
TOPPING THE LIST OF BEST CITIES FOR PET LOVERS IS CINCINNATI….THEN COMES LAS VEGAS….SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA…..IRVINE, CALIFORNIA….
AND SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA…..
THE WORST CITIES ON THE BOTTOM OF THE LIST ARE CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS AT 98…..NEW YORK AT 99….AND MEMPHIS AT 100…..
THE LEXINGTON/FAYETTE COUNTY AREA RANKS 34TH…..LOUISVILLE  IS 86TH…. AND THE NASHVILLE/DAVISON COUNTY IS  RANKED  89TH…..



METCALFE MAN SENTENCED
08/20/14

IN FEDERAL COURT….THE OWNER OF BANKRUPT YOUNG OIL COMPANY  HAS BEEN SENTENCED TO 33 MONTHS IN PRISON…..

54 YEAR OLD ANTHONY YOUNG OF METCALFE  COUNTY WAS  CHARGED IN THREE SEPARATE INDICTMENTS WITH FAILING TO FILE AN INCOME TAX
RETURN….MAIL FRAUD…SUBMITTING FALSE STATEMENT FOR THE PURCHASE OF A FIREARM…AND ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF A FIREARM  BY A
PERSON  ADDICTED TO CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES….



ARREST
08/20/14

AN ARREST BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE…..
DEPUTY NIC TABBERT SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT AND FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 37 YEAR OLD PATRICIA FOSTER OF
CAVE CITY……




COPAS SENTENCED TO LIFE
08/19/14

FINAL SENTENCING  IN THE CASE OF CHARLES COPAS WAS HELD  THIS AFTERNOON IN ALLEN CIRCUIT COURT….COPAS HAD PLED GUILTY TO THE
TWENTY-12 MURDER  OF 22 YEAR OLD CHELSEY MAHANEY AND HER UNBORN CHILD….HE ALSO WAIVED HIS RIGHT TO HAVE A JURY SENTENCING
AND THE DEATH PENALTY WAS AN OPTION IN THE CASE…
DURING COMMONWEALTH ATTORNEY CLINE WILLIS’ CLOSING STATEMENT… COPAS INTERRUPTED TWICE AND WAS TOLD BY JUDGE JANET
CROCKER THAT IF HE DID SO AGAIN….HE WOULD BE REMOVED FROM THE COURT ROOM…
DURING HIS STATEMENT…WILLIS SAID THE FAMILY HAD ASK COPAS BE SENTENCED C TO LIFE IN PRISON WITHOUT  THE POSSIBILITY OF  PAROLE
OR PROBATION……
IN HIS CLOSING  STATEMENT…..COPAS’ ATTORNEY SAID HE HAD COMMITTED A HORRIFIC CRIME….BUT HAD NOT ALWAYS BEEN A KILLER….AND
THEN TALKED ABOUT A NUMBER OF MIDAGATING CIRCUMSTANCES THE COURT SHOULD CONSIDER  AND SENTENCE  COPAS TO LIFE IN PRISON….

JUDGE CROCKER THEN SENTENCE COPAS  TO LIFE IN PRISON WITHOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF PAROLE  OR PROBATION….ON THE FETAL HOMICIDE
CHARGE HE WAS SENTENCED TO 25 YEARS IN PRISON….ON THE ROBBERY CHANGE 25 YEARS IN PRISON….ON THE THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING
CHARGE  15 YEARS….AND ON THE CHARGE OF TAMPERING  WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE  FIVE YEARS…
THE ADDITIONAL  70-YEARS WILL BE SERVED CONCURRENTLY  WITH THE LIFE SENTENCE ….JUDGE CROCKER THEN REMANDED COPAS INTO THE
CUSTODY OF THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS TO BEGIN SERVING HAS SENTENCE…..……


CITY COUNCIL
08/19/14

SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL WAS TO HAVE MET IN SPECIAL SESSION LAST NIGHT TO HOLD A HEARING ON THE “POLICEMAN BILL OF RIGHTS”
CONCERNING OFFICER MICKEY ATWOOD WITH THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT…..
HOWEVER….PRIOR TO THE START OF THE MEETING….MAYOR ROB CLINE ANNOUNCED THAT A RESOLUTION HAD BEEN AGREED TO IN THE
SITUATION….
LATER….NEITHER MAYOR CLINE OR POLICE CHIEF JEFF PEARSON HAD ANY COMMENT…..


PLANNING AND ZONING
08/19/14

AT LAST NIGHT’S SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION  MEETING….THE FIRST ORDER OF BUSINESS WAS THE
SELECTION OF NEW OFFICERS…..
ELECTED CHAIRMAN WAS GALE FURROW…..DON RUTHEFORD WAS ELECTED VICE-CHAIR….AND KATHY SZEKENDI WAS ELECTED
SECRETARY/TREASURER…..
APPROVAL WAS GIVEN TO A FINAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN FROM MIKE MILLER….FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 17-34 VETERANS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY…
A  THREE-THOUSAND  SQUARE FOOT BUILDING FOR GRIDDLES WILL BE BUILT IN THE NEW COMMERCE DRIVE DEVELOPMENT….


SPORTS
08/19/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE JAMES E. BAZZELL MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM OPENS THEIR SEASON AT THE TRAVEL TO WARREN EAST….
THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO DRAKES CREEK….

AND THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEY BALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON BARREN COUNTY…….

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES PLAY IN PITTSBURGH…..
THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO ST. LOUIS….
AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO TAKE ON LAKE COUNTY……


THE FOUR INDUCTEES THAT MAKE UP THIS YEARS CLASS  FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY/ SCOTTSVILLE ATHLETIC HALL-OF-FAME HAVE BEEN
ANNOUNCED…..
FEB MARR….ERNEST NEIL…..KEITH SUTHERLAND….AND JOANNA OLIPHANT WILL BE HONORED WITH A RECEPTION PRIOR TO THE SEPTEMBER  
FIFTH FOOTBALL GAME BETWEEN AC/S AND MARSHALL COUNTY….
AND THE CEREMONIES FOR THIS SIXTH CLASS  TO BE INDUCTED  INTO THE HALL OF FAME….WILL TAKE PLACE AT HALF-TIME……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE  BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES BEAT THE PIRATES SEVEN TO THREE….
THE REDS DROPPED A SIX TO FIVE DECISION TO ST LOUIS….
THE HOT RODS SLIPPED PAST LAKE COUNTY FOUR TO THREE……

AND IN HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL…..THE LADY PATRIOTS LOST TO SOUTH WARREN TWO TO NOTHING…..





COPASS SENTENCED TOMORROW
8-18-14

CHARLES COPASS, ACCUSED OF KILLING AN ALLEN COUNTY WOMAN AND HER UNBORN CHILD IN 2012 WILL BE SENTENCED TOMORROW IN ALLEN
CIRCUIT COURT.
COPASS WHO PLED GUILTY IN FEBRUARY IN THE DEATH OF 22 YEAR OLD CHELSEY MAHANEY WAIVED HIS RIGHTS TO HAVE A JURY SENTENCING
AND  THE DEATH PENALTY IS AN OPTION IN THE CASE AS HE PLEAD UNCONDITIONALLY.



FRANKLIN MAN SENTENCED TO 15 YEARS
8-18-14

A FRANKLIN MAN HAS BEEN SENTENCED IN THE CASE OF THE SHOOTING DEATH OF SHAWN THOMPSON OF BOWLING GREEN.

JUDGE JANET CROCKER ORDERED 33 YEAR –OLD DANIEL MOSS TO 10 YEARS ON THE MANSLAUGHTER CHARGED AND FIVE MORE FOR TAMPERING
WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE. THE SENTENCES WILL BE SERVED CONSECUTIVELY FOR A TOTAL OF 15 YEARS.
A JURY CONVICTED MOSS LAST MONTH AFTER HEARING TESTIMONY THAT HE SHOT 40-YEAR-OLD THOMPSON ONCE IN THE BACK WITH A RIFLE ON
JAN. 25, 2013, OUTSIDE MOSS' HOME.


DOLLAR GENERAL MAKES A BID FOR FAMILY DOLLAR
8-18-14


DOLLAR GENERAL IS IN A BIDDING WAR FOR FAMILY DOLLAR WITH AN APPROXIMATELY $8.95 BILLION OFFER.
A DOLLAR GENERAL AND FAMILY DOLLAR COMBINATION WOULD CREATE A CHAIN WITH ALMOST 20,000 STORES IN 46 STATES AND SALES OF MORE
THAN $28 BILLION.
DOLLAR GENERAL CORP. SAID IT WOULD PAY $78.50 PER SHARE IN CASH. THAT'S 3 PERCENT HIGHER THAN FAMILY DOLLAR STORES INC.'S FRIDAY
CLOSING PRICE OF $76.06. DOLLAR GENERAL PUT THE DEAL'S VALUE AT $9.7 BILLION.
LAST MONTH DOLLAR TREE INC. MADE AN $8.5 BILLION BID FOR FAMILY DOLLAR. IT OFFERED TO PAY $59.60 IN CASH AND THE EQUIVALENT OF
$14.90 IN SHARES OF DOLLAR TREE FOR EACH SHARE HELD. THE COMPANIES VALUED THE TRANSACTION AT $74.50 PER SHARE AT THE TIME.
INCLUDING DEBT AND OTHER COSTS, THE COMPANIES ESTIMATED THE TRANSACTION TO BE WORTH APPROXIMATELY $9.2 BILLION.
SHARES OF DOLLAR GENERAL STOCK CLIMBED $5.38, OR 9.4 PERCENT, TO $62.84 IN MORNING TRADING.



MEETINGS
08/18/14


ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…

THE ALLEN COUNT REPUBLICAN PARTY MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT 5-15… CITY COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT AT 6 AND GRAHAM LODGE, THE
PLANNING AND ZONING  COMMISSION AND THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY ALL MEET TONIGHT AT 7…….

TOMORROW NIGHT THE EAST ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT AUXILIARY MEETS AT 7…..

THURSDAY  AFTERNOON THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP MEETS AT 4…..THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF
EDUCATION MEETS THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6 AND THE D-A-V AND LADIES AUXILIARY MEET AT 7…..





ACCIDENT
08/18/14


THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT SATURDAY….AT THE INTER-SECTION OF LOUISVILLE ROAD AND BOILING
SPRINGS ROAD…THAT INJURED  FOUR PERSONS…

REPORTEDLY….A  VEHICLE  DRIVEN  BY 21 YEAR OLD BRANDON TATE WAS ATTEMPTING TO STOP…AND SLID INTO THE PATH OF A VEHICLE
OPERATED BY 51 YEAR OLD BRIAN TAYLOR….

BOTH DRIVERS….ALONG WITH 49 YEAR OLD TANYA ASHLEY AND 18 YEAR OLD BRIANNA ASHLEY WERE  TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL  CENTER AT
BOWLING GREEN…..…
WET ROADS ARE CONSIDERED  TO HAVE BEEN A FACTOR IN THE ACCIDENT…



POLICY ACADEMY
08/18/14


THE COMMONWEALTH HAS BEEN CHOSEN AS ONE OF  14 STATES TO PARTICIPATE IN THE NATIONAL  GOVERNOR ASSOCIATION’S POLICY ACADEMY
ON ALIGNING  THE EDUCATION  AND TRAINING PIPELINE TO THE NEEDS OF THE ECONOMY…

KENTUCKY  WILL RECEIVE A GRANT OF UP TO 170-THOUSAND  DOLLARS FOR ON-GOING  TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE FROM THE N-G-A CENTER FOR
BEST PRACTICES…AND WILL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO MEET WITH OTHER STATES AND NATIONAL EXPERTS  DURING THE COURSE OF THE TWO-
YEAR POLICY ACADEMY….

A RECENT STUDY OF KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES FOUND THAT NEARLY 60-PERCENT OF STUDENTS WHO DID NOT ATTEND
POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION…ENTERED THE COMMONWEALTH’S WORKFORCE AND EARNED LESS THANT EIGHT-THOUSAND  DOLLARS IN THE
YEAR FOLLOWING GRADATION….




ARREST
08/18/14

A NUMBER OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY THE  ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE…..

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT ARRESTED 20 YEAR OLD CODY SHRUM OF TWO-ZERO-ZERO-TWO JEFFERSON SCHOOL ROAD ON A WARRANT CHARGING
FAILURE TO APPEAR……
46 YEAR OLD JONATHON MITTELSTRASSER OF 13-95 OAK GROVE CHURCH ROAD WAS CHARGED BY DEPUTY CHARLIE DRUMMOND WITH VIOLATION
OF A KENTUCKY E-P-O/D-V-O……
DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER SERVED A SIMPSON COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 21 YEAR OLD CHASE HENDLEY OF
FRANKLIN…..
21 YEAR OLD TABITHA SLOAN OF 28-10 HOLLAND ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY CARTER ON A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR….
AND DEPUTY CARTER SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 30 YEAR OLD WESLEY COPAS OF ONE-81 MAYSVILLE ROAD……






ARREST
08/18/14

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  RESULTS IN OFFICER ADAM REES CHARGING 38 YEAR OLD MARY W. HEWITT OF ONE-40 MAYSVILLE ROAD
WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE AND NO INSURANCE……
AND 27 YEAR OLD RYAN S. SLAUGHTER OF EIGHT-70 C-W JONES ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR ON WARRANTS
CHARGING POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA……



PERRY
08/18/14

95 YEAR OLD STERLING “MUTT” PERRY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN MT. PLEASANT CEMETERY WITH MILITARY HONORS….
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FIVE THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; JUDY CALVERT OF SCOTTSVILLE AND KATHY AND FRED MORRIS OF BOWLING GREEN….AND
A DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; PATTY PERRY OF SCOTTSVILLE….FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……


ARMED ROBBERY
08/18/14

GLASGOW POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING  AN ARMED ROBBERY THAT OCCURRED JUST BEFORE  TWO YESTERDAY MORNING AT THE SPEEDWAY ON
GRANDVIEW AVENUE……

THE MASKED SUSPECT BRANDISHED A GUN AND FLED ON FOOT WITH AN UNDISCLOSED  AMOUNT OF CASH…

HE’S DESCRIBED AS A WHITE MALE….BETWEEN FIVE-FEET EIGHT-INCHES AND FIVE-FEET  10-INCHES TALL…AND WEIGHS BETWEEN 230 AND 250
POUNDS…

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION ABOUT THIS ROBBERY IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE GLASGOW POLICE  DEPARTMENT  AT SIX-FIVE-ONE-51-51….


SPORTS
08/18/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT  GOLF TEAMS ARE ON THE ROAD TO TAKE ON
LOGAN COUNTY AND RUSSELLVILLE….

AND THE LADY PATRIOT  VOLLEYBALL TEAM OPENS THEIR SEASON AS THEY TRAVEL TO SOUTH WARREN….

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES IN PITTSBURGH…..
THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO ST. LOUIS….
AND THE HOT RODS RETURN TO BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO TAKE ON LAKE COUNTY……

STUDENTS AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL CAN PURCHASE AN ALL-SPORT ATHLETIC  PASS BEGINNING TODAY…
THE PASSES ARE 15-DOLLARS AND ARE GOOD FOR ALL HOME ATHLETIC EVENTS…EXCEPT FOR PLAYOFF GAMES OR TOURNAMENT GAMES….
THE PASSES ARE NON-TRANSFERABLE AND ARE GOOD FOR THE TWENY-14-15 SCHOOL YEAR….

SEASON PASSES FOR OTHERS…FOR FOOTBALL AND VOLLEYBALL ARE ALSO AVAILABLE…FOOTBALL SEASON PASSES ARE 15-DOLLARS AND
SEASON PASSES FOR VOLLEYBALL ARE 20-DOLLARS…
THE PASSES ALLOW  ADMITTANCE TO ALL HOME FRESHMAN….JUNIOR VARSITY….AND VARITY FOOTBALL AND VOLLEYBALL GAMSE….WITH THE
EXCEPTION  OF  K-H-S-A-A  PLAYOFF GAMES…..
FOR A SEASON PASS…CONTACT ATHLETIC DIRECTOR  KERRY HARWOOD…..

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE BRAVES GOT PAST OAKLAND FOUR TO THREE…
COLORADO DOWNED THE RED 10 TO NINE…
AND THE HOT RODS BEAT DAYTON 10 TO FOUR….
AT THE MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY….JEFF GORDON PICKED UP HIS THIRD WIN OF THE YEAR AND MOVED BACK ON TOP OF THE CHASE
STANDINGS…

AND IN PRESEASON FOOTBALL….DENVER  BLANKED SAN FRANCISCO 34 TO NOTHING….AND IT WAS CAROLINA 28 ANDS KANSAS CITY 16……




KY EMPLOYMENT HOLDS STEADY
08/15/14


ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING….THE COMMONWEALTH’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE REMAINED UNCHANGED AT 7.4%
FROM JUNE TO JULY….AND THIS JULY’S JOBLESS RATE WAS ONE-PERCENTAGE POINT  BELOW THE 8.4% RECORDED  IN JULY OF LAST YEAR….
AS THE SAME TIME…THE U-S UNEMPLOYMENT  ROSE FROM 6.1% IN JUNE TO 6.2% IN JULY…..

NON FARM EMPLOYMENT  HAS INCREASED STEADILY THROUGHOUT THE YEAR….BUT IN THE LAST THREE MONTHS….JOB GROWTH HAS PERKED
UP SUBSTANTIALLY…..AVERAGING 1.2% GROWTH FROM A YEAR AGO….


GUY
08/15/14


83 YEAR OLD ARTHUR D. GUY OF INDIANAPOLIS DIED YESTERDAY (THURS)…. .GRAVESIDE SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY MORNING AT 11 AT
CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; JOANN MILLIKEN GUY…..A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; SAMUEL AND DEAN….AND A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW;
REBECCA AND JIM LIVELY….FOUR GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



FIRE
08/14/14


JUST AFTER TWO THIS MORING…..THE ADOLPHUS FIRE DEPARTMENT WAS CALLED TO A STRUCTURE FIRE AND 30-25 MACEDONIA ROAD….
REPORTEDLY THE CALLER…WHO LIVED ACROSS THE ROAD… SAID  THERE  WERE THREE LOUD EXPLOSIONS AND A LOT OF FIRE….
THE SCOTTSVILLE….SOUTH ALLEN…AND STONY POINT FIRE DEPARTMENTS… AND   THE RESCUE SQUAD ALSO RESPONDED….
THE DEPARTMENTS WERE ON THE SCENE CLOSE TO THREE HOURS….AND ASSISTANT ADOLPHUS CHIEF WESLEY GARMON SAID THERE WAS NO
ONE HOME AND THEY DIDN’T KNOW WHO LIVED THERE…..



THEFT & CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
08/15/14


THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING A THEFT FROM SCY’S AUTO….LOCATED AT 24-95 OLD GALLATIN ROAD….WHERE 40-
DOLLARS CASH WAS REPORTED MISSING FROM A DEPOSIT  BAG….

AND A CASE OF CRIMINAL MISCHIEF REPORTED A FIVE-ZERO-THREE NORTH EIGHTH STREET….WHERE JOSE BONEGAS TOLD OFFICER ADAM REES
THAT THE WINDSHIELD ON HIS VEHICLE HAD BEEN BROKEN……



BG  MAN SENTENCED
08/15/14

IN US- DISTRICT COURT….A BOWLING GREEN  MAN HAS BEEN SENTENCED TO 10-MONTHS IN PRISON  AND TWO YEARS OF SUPERVISED
RELEASED  FOR CONSPIRACY TO MANUFACTURE MARIJUANA INSIDE MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK AND AT  A RESIDENCE  IN WARREN
COUNTY….
24 YEAR OLD ROBERT WILLIAMS HAD PLEAD GUILTY TO THE  FOUR-COUNT INDICTMENT BACK IN APRIL……

WILLIAMS’ CO-DEFENDANT…..RYAN PITCOCK OF BOWLING  GREEN PLEAD GUILTY  TO THE CHARGES IN APRIL OF TWENTY-12…AND WAS
SENTENCED TO 12-MONTHS AND ONE DAY IN PRISON AN TWO YEARS OF SUPERVISED RELEASED…



SPORTS
08/15/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….

KENTUCKY RESUMES PLAY IN THE BAHAMAS AS THE TAKE ON THE DOMINICAN REPUBLICAN NATIONAL TEAM……

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM WILL BE PLAYING IN THE SPARTAN INVITATIONAL…AT BUCHANON PARK IN BOWLING GREEN….TODAY AND
TOMORROW…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE AT  HOME TO TAKE ON OAKLAND….
THE REDS PLAY IN COLORADO…..

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

AND IN PRE-SEASON FOOTBALL…..

THE TITANS ARE ON THE ROAD TO NEW ORLEANS…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

THE DODGERS BEAT THE BRAVES SIX TO FOUR….
COLORADO DOWNED CINCINNATI SEVEN TO THREE….

AND GREAT LAKES POUNDED THE HOT RODS 12 TO ONE…..





FARM BUREAU GRANT
08/14/14

THE KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU IS NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS  FOR ITS “WOMEN’S EDUCATIONAL GRANT”….

THE 15-HUNDRED DOLLAR  GRANT WAS ESTABLISHED  TO RECOGNIZE AND ASSIST NON-TRADITIONAL-AGED FEMALE COLLEGE STUDENTS IN  
THEIR EFFORTS TOWARDS COMPLETING IN A COLLEGE EDUCATION….

THE GRANT IS AVAILABLE  TO ANY  WOMAN WHO HAS  BEEN A MEMBER OF FARM BUREAU  FOR AT LEAST A YEAR…IS A HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE  OR
HAS THEIR G-E-D….AND IS INTERESTED IN RESUMING THEIR EDUCATION AFTER LEAVING  SCHOOL…

MORE INFORMATION AND APPLICATIONS  ARE AVAILABLE  ON-LINE AT “K-Y-F-B-DOT-COM,-FORWARD SLASH-SCHOLARSHIPS”…..



TOBACCO COMPANY TO PAY RESTITUTION
08/14/14


IN U-S DISTRICT COURT…A KENTUCKY TOBACCO MANUFACTURER ….CHARGED WITH FEDERAL CONTRABAND CIGARETTE ACT  VIOLATIONS…HAS
BEEN ORDERED TO PAY RESTITUTION OF 260-THOUSAND DOLLARS TO THE COMMONWEALTH….

THE CHARGES AGAINST TANTUS TOBACCO…IN RUSSELL SPRINGS…..STEMS FROM INCIDENTS IN TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN AND EIGHT….AND
INVOLVED FALSIFICATION OF INVOICES  AND TAX REPORTS RELATED  TO CIGARETTE SALES AND PURCHASES ….

TANTUS TOBACCO….WHICH MANUFACTURES BERLEY AND 24-SEVEN BRANDS OF CIGARETTES…ALONG WITH OTHER PRODUCTS….IS NOT A PARTY
TO THE MASTER SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT……



MONEY
08/14/14

THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING SEVERAL CASES OF COUNTERFEIT   20-DOLLAR BILLS BEING PASSED….
HOWEVER….FAKE CURRENCY CAN INVOLVE ALL DENOMINATIONS OF BILLS INCLUDING ONE’S…..

AUTHORITIES SAY THERE ARE MANY SIGNS  TO LOOK FOR IN A COUNTERFEIT BILL….BUT THE ONLY CERTAIN WAY TO TELL FOR SURE….IS TO SEND
IT TO THE SECRET SERVICE  FOR TESTING…..AND IT THEN BECOME A FEDERAL OFFENSE….



ACCIDENT-METCALFE
08/14/14

STATE POLICE SAY A STRANGE TRAFFIC ACCIDENT HAPPENED FOUR MILES WEST OF EDMONTON……

REPORTEDLY 22 YEAR OLD ANTONY GRAHAM OF EDMONTON WAS TRAVELING EAST ON GLASGOW ROAD  IN A TWENTHY-14 CHEVY EXPRESS VAN….
WHEN HIS VEHICLE  WAS STRUCK BY A HOOK FROM A WRECKER THAT WAS LOADING A VEHICLE IN A PRIVATE DRIVE……
GRAHAM WAS TAKEN TO T-J SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL…AND THE OPERATOR OF THE WRECKER WASN’T INJURED…….



SPORTS
08/14/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SOFTBALL TEAM OPENS THEIR SEASON AS THEY WILL BE AT HOME TO PLAY GLASGOW……

MEET THE PATRIOTS IS TONIGHT AT PATRIOT FIELD STARTING  AT SIX…..


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE DODGERS…..
THE REDS TRAVEL TO COLORADO TO OPEN A FOUR  GAME SERIES….

AND THE HOT RODS WIND UP PLAY IN GREAT LAKES….


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE BRAVES BEAT THE DODGERS THREE TO TWO…..
BOSTON DOWNED CINCINNATI FIVE TO FOUR….

AND THE HOT RODS GOT PAST GREAT LAKES TWO TO ONE……




FATAL ACCIDENT
08/13/14


A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT….SEVEN MILES WEST OF BURKESVILLE ON KENTUCKY-90….CLAIMED A LIFE….

STATE POLICE SAY A TWO-THOUSAND-SIX CHEVY VAN DRIVEN BY 30 YEAR OLD APRIL THOMPSON OF BURKESVILLE  CROSSED THE CENTER LINE
AND COLLIDED WITH A TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN FREIGHTLINER OPERATED BY 50 YEAR OLD ROBERT MISSLEY OF MONTICELLO….
A 13-YEAR OLD PASSENGER IN THE SEMI…WHO WAS UNRESTRAINED THE IN SLEEPER…SUSTAINED A BROKEN LEG AND WAS TAKEN TO THE U-K
MED CENTER…
THOMPSON DIED AT THE SCENE  AND ALCOHOL IS BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN A FACTOR IN THE ACCIDENT…..



ARREST
08/13/14


THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESPONDED TO A COMPLAINT  OF INDECENT EXPOSURE  ON WALNUT CREEK DRIVE….
WITNESSES TOLD DEPUTIES THAT  26 YEAR OLD PATRICK BLEWETT HAD EXPOSED HIMSELF TO THREE MINOR  CHILDREN IN TH POOL AREA OF THE
APARTMENT COMPLEX…
A WARRANT WAS OBTAINED  AND BLEWETT ARRESTED….

DEPUTIES ALSO WENT TO A RESIDENCE ON  IRON BRIDGE ROAD IN OAKLAND  IN REFERENCE TO A CRUELTY TO ANIMAL INVESTIGATION…WHERE
13-ANIMALS WERE SEIZED AND TAKEN TO THE BOWLING GREEN/WARREN COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY FOR MEDICAL EVALUATION…
THE INVESTIGATION IS ON-GOING AND CRIMINAL CHARGES ARE EXPECTED TO THE FIELD….



NINE NEW TOURS ADDED TO APP
08/13/14


THE KENTUCKY HISTORICAL SOCIETY  HAS ADDED NINE NEW TOURS…. INCLUDING A TOUR OF WARREN COUNTY….TO ITS “EXPLORE-KENTUCKY-
HISTORY” APP….

THE “APP” CAN BE DOWNLOADED FREE FROM  I-TUNES AND GOOGLE PLAY…. BUT PEOPLE DON’T NEED A SMARTPHONE TO ACCESS THE TOURS….
AS THEY’RE ALSO  AVAILABLE ON-LINE AT “EXPLORE-K-Y-HISTORY-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV”…..



ARREST
08/13/14

AN ARRESTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE TO OR IMPROPER SIGNAL AND FAILURE TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INSURANCE ON
25 YEAR OLD BRADLEY E. STARKS OF TWO-ZERO-FIVE NORTH FIRST STREET……



CHRISTMAS PARADE THEME
08/13/14

IT’S STILL OVER THREE MONTHS AWAY…..BUT THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HAS ANNOUNCED THE THEME OF THIS
YEAR’S CHRISTMAS PARADE WHICH WILL BE…..”ALLEN COUNTY CHRISTMAS-A BICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION”….

THIS YEAR’S CHRISTMAS PARADE IS  SATURDAY, DECEMBER SIXTH  AT FOUR-30….._




ELECTION FILINGS
08/13/14
06:05AM

YESTERDAY WAS THE FINAL DAY FOR SOME OFFICES TO FILING TO RUN IN THE NOVEMBER ELECTION…..

AND THOSE FILING RO RUN FOR THE SOIL CONSERVATION BOARD ARE MICHAEL VICK…..BRANDON SHELTON…..JOE YOUNG…..AND MAXIE
BROWN……




WILLIAMS
08/13/14

75 YEAR OLD RAYMOND D. WILLIAMS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…..VISITATION
BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME….AND MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO RELAY FOR LIFE…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; BARBARA AND RICK MITCHELL OF BOWLING GREEN AND BRENDA OLIPHANT OF
SCOTTSVILLE…AND A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; RAY JUNIOR AND SANDY OF SCOTTSVILLE… FOUR GRANDCHILDREN, A STEP-GRANDCHILD, A
GREAT-GRANDCHILD AND TWO STEP-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..




GUY
08/13/14

88 YEAR OLD RUBY BARTON GUY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT 11 AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER THREE THIS AFTERNOON (WED) AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO THE SCOTTSVILLE ROTARY CLUB
SCHOLARSHIP FUND……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; BRENDA AND DICK WHEATON OF SCOTTSVILLE…..A SISTER; CAROL FARLEY OF WEST
VIRGINIA… AND TWO BROTHERS; ROY CALDWELL OF WEST VIRGINIA AND DONALD CALDWELL OF MARYLAND……



SPORTS
08/13/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAMS WILL BE PLAYING IN THE DISTRICT GOLF TOURNAMENT TO BE HELD AT THE HIDDEN HILLS COUNTRY
CLUB IN TOMPKINSVILLE…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL……

THE BRAVES HOST THE DODGERS……

THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON BOSTON….

AND THE HOT RODS PLAY IN GREAT LAKES……

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..KENTUCKY BEAT THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC NATIONAL TEAM 93 TO 57……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

IT WAS THE DODGERS FOUR AND THE BRAVES TWO….
BOSTON GOT PAST CINCINNATI THREE TO TWO….
AND THE HOT RODS POUNDED GREAT LAKES 12 TO SIX…..




FISCAL COURT
08/12/14

IT WAS A LENGTHY MEETING FOR ALLEN FISCAL COURT THIS MORNING….AS FIRST READING WAS GIVEN TO ESTABLISHING THE TWENTY-14 TAX
RATES…
AND THE COURT VOTED TO TAKE THE COMPENSATING RATE….
AFTER HEARING PRESENTATIONS FROM ROSS SINCLAIR AND KA-CO  ON REFINANCING THE BONDS FOR THE LAW ENFORCEMENT CENTER….THE
COURT VOTED TO  VOTED TO HIRE  KA-CO FOR THE REFINANCING  OF THE ONE-POINT-FIVE-MILLION DOLLARD DEBT THAT IS LEFT ON THE
CENTER….
AND THE COURT APPROVED A RESOLUTION CONTINUING TRI COUNTY TO DO ELECTRICAL INSPECTIONS…..


KEES SCHOLARSHIP
08/12/14

KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS WHO QUALIFY FOR FREE OR REDUCED LUNCHES CAN EARN ADDITIONAL  KENTUCKY EDUCATIONAL
EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP…OR “KEES” AWARDS….BY SCORING WELL ON ADVANCED PLACEMENT  AND INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
EXAMS……

EACH “A-P” EXAM SCORE OF THREE….FOUR…OR FIVE WILL EARN THE STUDENT A “KEES” BONUS  OF 200….TWO-50….OR 300 DOLLARS
RESPECTIVELY....AND THE SAME AMOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE  FOR  EACH “I-B” EXAM SCORE OF FIVE… SIX….OR SEVEN EARNED BY AN ELIGIBLE
STUDENT……
IN ADDITION…..”A-P” AND “I-B”  CLASSED CARRY EXTRA WEIGH WHEN GRADE POINT AVERAGES ARE FIGURED  FOR YEAR LY “KEES” AWARDS….
A STUDENT  HAS TO QUALIFY FOR THE FREE OR REDUCED PRICE LUNCH PROGRAM ONLY ONE YEAR DURING HIGH SCHOOL TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR
“KEES”  BONUS AWARDS…..
FOR MORE INFORMATION GO ON LINE TO K-H-E-A-A-DOT-COM……


STATE REVENUE UP
08/12/14

THE COMMONWEALTH’S NEW FISCAL YEAR IS OFF TO A GOOD START…AS STATE BUDGET DIRECTOR  JANE DRISKELL SAYS OVER 705-MILLION
DOLLARS  IN TAXES AND FEES WERE COLLECTED  IN LAST MONTH….WHICH IS A TWO-POINT-TWO PERCENT INCREASE FROM  JULY OF LAST YEAR….

KENTUCKY  ENDED THE LAST FISCAL YEAR  WITH A 90-MILLION DOLLAR SHORT FALL IN REVENUE….WHICH WAS BLAMED ON SLUGGISH INCOME
TAX COLLECTIONS…WHICH WERE UP ALMOST SIX-PERCENT IN JULY……
STATE OFFICIALS ARE PLANNING ON A THREE-POINT-SIX  PERCENT  INCREASE IN REVENUE THIS FISCAL YEAR….WHICH MEANS TAX COLLECTIONS
MUST INCREASE  THREE-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT  FOR THE REST OF THE FISCAL YEAR  TO REACH THAT GOAL…..



ARREST
08/12/14

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS CHARGING 21 YEA OLD DONNIE L. KINGREY OF ONE-23 MATT DRIVE
WITH OPERATING  ON AN EXPIRED OPERATOR’S LICENSE, NO INSURANCE AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE…..






LIGHTNING HITS WATER LINE
08/11/14
12:05PM

THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DEPARTMENT HAS INFORMED NEWSWATCH THAT LIGHTNING STUCK A TREE ON THE MACEDONIA ROAD AND BROKE A  
WATER LINE….

TO DO REPAIRS….THE WATER IS OFF ON MACEDONIA  ROAD AND ALL ADJOINING ROADS OVER TO FLEET ROAD…
AND THE AFFECTED  AREA WILL BE UNDER A BOIL WATER ADVISORY UNTIL FURTHER  NOTICE….



SCHOOL BOARD FILINGS
08/11/14


THE ALLEN COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE HAS REPORTED TWO FILINGS FOR THE NOVEMBER ELECTION….FOR THE ALLEN COUNT SCHOOL BOARD…..

BRIAN CELSOR HAS FILED TO RUN IN DISTRICT ONE…..AND INCUMBENT JUSTIN MARSH HAS FILED TO RUN FOR REELECTION IN DISTRICT
THREE…..I  



COLWELL
08/11/14


80 YEAR OLD DR. FELTY COLWELL OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT HOSPICE HOSE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY….FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE WEDNESDAY MORNING AT 11 AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN BOWLING GREEN GARDENS….VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER THREE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT THREE AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND MASONIC SERVICES WILL BE HELD TOMORROW (TUES)
NIGHT AT SEVEN AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; SARAH INGLIS COLWELL…A SON;  DR. BLAKE COLWELL OF ELIZABETHTOWN…TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW;
MICHELLE AND DR. BRUCE FANE AND STEPHANIE GILLAM ALL OF BOWLING GREEN…A BROTHER; DR. FRANK COLWELL OF TENNESSEE…AND TWO
SISTERS; CHARLENE PIPKIN AND ROSE DILLEN BOTH OF TENNESSEE….FOUR GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…



ARREST
08/11/14


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..
OF 47-ZERO-ONE BROWNSFORD ROAD WITH CRIMINAL TRESPASS…….
AT COUNTY PLACE APARTMENTS….OFFICER JAMES TALBERT CHARGED 18 YEAR OLD WILLIAM GRAVES



CRIMINAL MISCHIEF & THEFT
08/11/14


FOUR INDIVIDUALS ARE FACING CHARGES FOLLOWING AN INCIDENT AT SAYLOR’S GOLF CARTS IN SMITHS GROVE….

UPON ARRIVAL….DEPUTIES FROM THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE DISCOVERED  THAT SUBJECTS HAD GOTTEN INTO THE LOCKED
FENCE  OF THE BUSINESS AND DAMAGED SEVERAL GOLF CARTS….WHICH  WERE THEN TAKEN FROM THE PROPERTY  AND HIDDEN IN VARIOUS
AREAS  OF SMITHS GROVE… AND IT WAS DETERMINED THAT  OVER 30-THOUSAND  DOLLARS WORTH OF DAMAGE  WAS DONE TO NUMEROUS  GOLF
CARTS AND PROPERTY…
THE INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF 20 YEAR OLD LINDSEY REEDER OF SMITHS ROVE…WHO WAS LODGED IN THE WARREN COUNTY
REGIONAL JAIL… CHARGED WITH  THEFT BY UNLAWFUL  TAKING, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF AND UNLAWFUL TRANSACTION WITH A MINOR….
AND TWO 14 YEAR OLD JUVENILES AND A 16 YEAR OLD WERE TAKEN INTO CUSTODY  AND CHARGED WITH THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING AND
CRIMINAL MISCHIEF AND RELEASED TO THE CUSTODY OF THEIR PARENTS….



MEETINGS
08/11/14


ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

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

ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS TOMORROW MORNING AT 9 AND THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER SITE BASED COUNCIL MEETS TOMORROW AFTERNOON
AT 4……

THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 5 THE ALLEN COUNTY CONSERVATION DISTRICT BOARD WILL MEET, THE LIONS CLUB MEETS THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6
AND THE JAYCEES AND FISH AND GAME CLUB BOTH MEET AT 7…..

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




PITCHFORD
08/11/14

67 YEAR OLD SHIRLEY OLIVER PITCHFORD OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN LIBERTY CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FIVE THIS
AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE FUNERAL HOME….AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO THE LIBERTY CHURCH
BUILDING FUND OR AMERICAN KIDNEY FOUNDATION……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; ROGER PITCHFORD….THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; DARRELL AND SHANA OF TEXAS, DOUG AND
AMY OF SCOTTSVILLE AND DALE AND MEGAN OF OKLAHOMA….TWO BROTHERS AND SISTER-IN-LAW; FERRELL AND PAULA OLIVER OF SCOTTSVILLE
AND ARLES OLIVER OF RINEYVILLE….AND TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; LOUISE PERRY AND SUE AND KERMIT ERWIN ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE….FOUR GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



BANDY
08/11/14

62 YEAR OLD GAYE HOGUE BANDY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE FUNERAL  HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HE HUSBAND; DON BANDY….AND TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; KIM KEITH AND KELLY AND TOMMY NORRIS ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE…FIVE GRANDCHILDREN, THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND TWO STEP-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



SPORTS
08/11/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE DODGERS…..

AND THE REDS AND HOT RODS BOTH HAVE THE DAY OFF…..


IN THE BAHAMAS….THE WILDCATS PLAY CHAMPAGNE CHALONS-REIMS……

AND THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT GOLF TEAMS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY FRANKLIN/SIMPSON……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES BEAT THE NATIONALS THREE TO ONE….
THE REDS POUNDED MIAMI SEVEN TO FOUR…..
AND THE HOT RODS DOWNED DAYTON SIX TO FOUR….

AT THE WATKINS GLEN INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY….A-J ALLMENDINGER HELD OFF MARCUS AMBROSE TO TAKE THE CHECKERED FLAG…..

AND IN THE BAHAMAS….THE U-K BASKETBALL TEAM DEFEATED THE PUERTO RICH NATIONALS 74 TO 49……




GRUBBS
8-8-14


85-YEAR OLD MORRIS LEE GRUBBS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT GREENVIEW HOSPITAL. FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE SUNDAY,
AUGUST 10, AT 4 P.M. AT SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH WITH BURIAL TO FOLLOW IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY.  VISITATION BEGINS TOMORROW
AFTERNOON AT THREE AT SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH. MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO THE MUSIC MINISTRY OF SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST
CHURCH

HE SERVED AS CITY FINANCE OFFICE FOR 21 YEARS. HE ALSO SERVED ON THE ALLEN COUNTY SCOTTSVILLE INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT
AUTHORITY AND WAS INSTRUMENTAL IN SECURING VARIOUS INDUSTRIES FOR THE CITY OF SCOTTSVILLE AND ALLEN COUNTY. HE WAS A PAST
PRESIDENT OF ROTARY, THE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, THE JAYCEES, AND SERVED AS VICE PRESIDENT AND SECRETARY OF THE KENTUCKY
JAYCEES.  HE WAS A PAST COMMANDER OF HALFREY DALTON VFW POST 5712, A MASTER MASON OF GRAHAM
LODGE, A KENTUCKY COLONEL, AND THE 2010 SCOTTSVILLE HOMETOWN HERO.  

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE SHERRY JACKSON GRUBBS A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW SHAWN AND DANNY SHIPLEY….THREE
GRANDCHILDREN…FOUR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE.



TAYLOR
8-8-14



63-YEAR-OLD SUE LYNN WILLIAMS TAYLOR OF MURFREESBORO TENNESSEE DIED WEDNESDAY AT HER RESIDENCE…

FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT THE T.W. CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH
BURIAL IN THE CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER NOON TOMORROW (SAT) AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER MOTHER SUE SKAGGS WILLIAMS OF SCOTTSVILLE, TWO SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW VICKY & GARY MORGAN OF
SPRINGFIELD AND SHEILA AND CHRIS MOTLEY OF SCOTTSVILLE, AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW MARK AND MALISSA WILLIAMS OF
SCOTTSVILLE…
SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE.

ACCIDENT-WARREN COUNTY
8-8-14
.


A TWO VEHICLE COLLISION AT THE INTERSECTIONS OF PLUM SPRINGS ROAD AND DETOUR ROAD AROUND SEVEN TWENTY THIS MORNING
INJURED A BABY.

THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT SAYS 17 YEAR-OLD PATRICK BURTON PULLED INTO THE PATH OF A VEHICLE DRIVEN BY28-YEAR-
OL ANGELA GERINGSWALD. SIX MONTH OLD RAID GERINSGWALD WAS TRANSPORTED BY PRIVATE VEHICLE TO A LOCAL HOSPITAL.

THE STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT WAS CALLED TO THE SCENE DUE TO SIGHT DISTANCE ISSUES AT THE INTERSECTION. THE INVESTIGATION INTO
THE ACCIDENT CONTINUES.

ROBBERY
08/08/14


THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS INVESTIGATING A HOME INVASION ON WILLOUGHBY LANE…

AROUND ONE-15 THIS MORNING…TWO BLACK MEN  FORCED  ENTRY INTO THE RESIDENCE AND RESTRAINED TWO ADULTS WITH DUCT TAPE….
BUT TWO CHILDREN WHO WERE ALSO INSIDE WERE UNHARMED…
THE MEN WERE ARMED AND TOOK PERSONAL PROPERTY AND CASH FROM THE VICTIMS AND LEFT THE RESIDENCE….


OFFICERS HONORED
08/08/14


YESTERDAY…THE KENTUCKY OFFICE OF HIGHWAY SAFETY HONORED 137 LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS  FROM 119 AGENCIES FOR THEIR
EFFORTS TO INCREASE THE USE OF SEAT BELTS AND CHILD RESTRAINTS IN MOTOR VEHICLES……
THE  “GOVERNOR’S OCCUPANT PROTECTION  AWARDS”  ARE BROKEN  DOWN BY THE NUMBER OF OFFICERS WITHIN THE AGENCY….PLUS A
DIVISION FOR THE STATE POLICE….
OFFICERS HONORED INCLUDED SCOTTSVILLE ASSISTANT POLICE CHIEF DARRIN TABOR…..

LAST YEAR  THERE WERE 683 HIGHWAY FATALITIES  IN KENTUCKY…WITH 483 KILLED IN MOTOR VEHICLES….AND 278 WERE NOT WEARING A SEAT
BELT…
SINCE THE PASSAGE OF THE PRIMARY SEAT BELT LAW….USAGE IN THE COMMONWEALTH HAS INCREASED  FROM JUST  OVER  67-PERCENT IN TWO-
THOUSAND-SIX….TO 85-PERCENT LAST YEAR…..



KY HEALTH CARE UPDATE
08/08/14


THE GOVERNOR’S  KENTUCKY-HEALTH-NOW OVERSIGHT TEAM HAS RECEIVED AN UPDATE ON THE PROGRESS MADE IN ACHIEVING  THE SEVEN
GOALS THEY ESTABLISHED  TO RESCUE THE COMMONWEALTH’S DISMAL HEALTH RANKINGS AND HABITS BY TWENTY-19….

A NEW GALLUP POLL SHOWS KENTUCKY’S  UNINSURED RATE DROPPING FROM 20-POINT-FOUR PERCENT IN TWENTY-13….TO 11-POINT-NINE
PERCENT HALF-WAY THRU THIS YEAR….WHICH IS A DECLINE OF EIGHT-POINT-FIVE PERCENT… AND IS THE SECOND HIGHEST DROP IN THE
COUNTY….
THE COMMONWEALTH’S YOUTH  SMOKING RATE HAS ALSO DECLINED FROM 24-POINT-ONE PERCENT IN TWENTY-11 TO 17-POINT NINE PERCENT
LAST YEAR….
THE GOALS ALSO SEEK TO REDUCE OBESITY…CANCER…AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE  BY 10-PERCENT…….REDUCE THE PERCENTAGE OF
CHILDREN WITH UNTREATED DENTAL DECAY BY 25-PERCENT AND INCREASE ADULT  DENTAL VISITS BY 10-PERCENT….AND REDUCE DEATH FROM
DRUG OVERDOSES  AND THE AVERAGE NUMBER OF POOR MENTAL HEALTH DAYS BY 25-PERCENT  EACH….



ENROLLMENT UP
08/09/14

PRELIMINARY ATTENDANCE NUMBERS FOR THE TWENTY-14-15 SCHOOL YEAR…IN ALLEN COUNTY…SHOW AN INCREASE OF  62 STUDENTS……

ENROLLMENT FOR  THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL WAS 29-HUNDRED 20 STUDENTS…WHICH IS UP FROM 28-HUNDRED 58 STUDENTS THE FINAL  DAY
OF SCHOOL LAST YEAR….
THE PRIMARY CENTER HAS 943 STUDENTS …WHICH IS UP FROM 926 AT THE END OF SCHOOL LAST YEAR…HOWEVER…THAT NUMBER DOES NOT
REFLECT PRESCHOOL STUDENTS WHO WILL NOT BE IN THE BUILDING UNTIL AUGUST 18TH….THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER  HAS INCREASE OF
THREE STUDENTS  TO 642….WHILE THE MIDDLE SCHOOL HAS A DECLINE OF 42 STUDENT TO A TOTAL OF 452….AND THE HIGH SCHOOL HAS THE
LARGEST INCREASE  WITH 883 STUDENTS… WHICH IS UP FROM 799 AT THE END OF SCHOOL LAST YEAR….
DIRECTOR OF PUPIL PERSONNEL GARY DEWITT SAYS THE ENROLLMENT NUMBERS WILL CONTINUE TO FLUCTUATE  THRU LABOR DAY….




GAY MARRIAGE CASES HEARD
08/07/14


THE U-S SIXTH CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS IS NOW CONSIDERING IF KENTUCKY’S LAWS BARING SAME-SEX MARRIAGES ARE  CONSTITUTIONAL….

THE THREE-JUDGE PANEL HEARD THE CASES AS PART OF A SERIES OF HEARINGS ON THE SAME DAY ON SIMILAR LAWSUITS  FROM FOUR
STATES…INCLUDING  MICHIGAN….OHIO….AND TENNESSEE…..

KENTUCKY’S CASES STEM FROM RULINGS EARLIER THIS YEAR THAT THE COMMONWEALTH’S BAN ON RECOGNIZING OUT-OF-STATE SAME-SEX
MARRIAGES  AND THE PROHIBITION ON ISSUING MARRIAGE LICENSES TO SAME-SEX COUPLES VIOLATED THE U-S CONSTITUTION’S EQUAL
PROTECTION CLAUSE…..


KENTUCKY GRADUATES
08/07/14


A NEW REPORT FROM THE KENTUCKY CENTER FOR EDUCATION AND WORKFORCE STATISTICS….ON THE COMMONWEALTH’S EIGHT
PUBLIC…FOUR-YEAR UNIVERSITIES…..SHOWS THAT STUDENTS  FROM KENTUCKY WERE MORE LIKELY TO STAY IN THE COMMONWEALTH TO WORK
THAN STUDENTS FROM OUT-OF-STATE….

AS MORE THAN 80-PERCNT OF KENTUCKY  STUDENTS WHO GRADUATED WITH A BACHELOR’S  DEGREE FROM ONE OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S
PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES  WERE WORKING IN KENTUCKY A YEAR LATER….COMPARED TO LESS THAT 30-PERCENT  OF OUT-OF-SATE STUDENTS….

THE REPORT ALSO INCLUDES A SNAPSHOT OF WHAT HAPPENS TO STUDENTS WO LEAVE WITHOUT COMPLETING A DEGREE OR TRANSFERRING TO
ANOTHER COLLEGE…THE MAJORITY ARE FOUND WORKING A YEAR LATER….AS THREE-FOURTHS OF  IN-STATE-STUDENTS WHO LEFT IN  TWENTY-
12….WERE FOUND WORKING IN THE COMMONWEALTH A YEAR LATER….



ARREST
08/07/14


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…

OFFICERS WENT TO 51 HINTON AVENUE-B-SIX IN AN ATTEMPT TO SERVE WARRANTS  ON  24 YEAR OLD DERRICK F. TAYLOR…WHO FLED THE
SCENE… BUT WAS CAPTURED ON SUNSET HILL DRIVE….
TAYLOR WAS CHARGED WITH FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE….
AND WAS SERVED ALLEN COUNTY WARRANTS CHARGING THREE COUNTS OF FAILURE  TO APPEAR AND POSSESSION OF A FORGED
INSTRUMENT….
HE WAS ALSO SERVED A SIMPSON  COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…..



HIT AND RUN
08/07/14


THE WARREN  COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESPONDED TO COMPLAINTS OF A HIT AND RUN AT SUNNY ACRES  MOBILE  HOME COMMUNITY ON
MOUNT OLIVET ROAD…

UPON  ARRIVAL…. 23 YEAR OLD MATTHEW JOHNSON  TOLD DEPUTIES  THAT 24 YEAR OLD MARK JOHNSON  HAD STRUCK HIM WITH HIS
VEHICLE…WHILE HE WAS ON FOOT…AND THEN FLED THE SCENE….
MATTHEW JOHNSON WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….

AND AFTER DEPUTIES LOCATED  MARK JOHNSON…HE WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH WANTON ENDANGERMENT, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF AND
LEAVING  THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT…..


ARREST
08/07/14

STATE POLICE RESPONDED TO ONE-18 OLIVA DRIVE…APARTMENT “B”… IN GLASGOW REGARDING A CHILD PORNOGRAPHY COMPLAINT…

THE INVESTIGATION LED TO THE ARREST OF 43 YEAR OLD TYRONE GRAY OF GLASGOW WHO WAS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OR VIEWING
MATTER PORTRAYING  SEXUAL  PERFORMANCE BY A MINOR……


VEHICLES ENTERED
08/07/14

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING A NUMBER OF VEHICLES THAT WERE ENTERED….

RICHARD SHIPLEY OF 59-53 OLD GLASGOW ROAD TOLD OFFICER DAVID CLARK THAT HIS TRUCK AND GARAGE HAD BEEN GONE THRU….SHIPLEY
SAID THE KEYS TO THE TRUCK  AND GARAGE WERE INSIDE THE TOOLBOX ON THE TRUCK….HOWEVER NOTHING ARREARS TO HAVE BEEN TAKEN….
VEHICLES WERE ALSO RUMMAGED THRU ON BLUEGRASS DRIVE….PARKWAY DRIVE…..AND THE JACKSON AVENUE AREA….
AUTHORITIES  REMIND MOTORISTS THAT WHEN YOU PARK YOUR VEHICLE… NEVER LEAVE ANYTHING IN PLAIN SIGHT….AND ALWAYS LOCK THE
DOORS…….


MEDLEY
08/07/14

67 YEAR OLD CHARLES THOMAS “CHUCK” MEDLEY OF ADOLPHUS DIED TUESDAY AT HOSPICE HOUSE IN BOWLING GREEN….THERE WILL BE NO
VISITATION AND MEMORIAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD AT A LATER DATE……

HE’S SURVIVED BY A SISTER; ROSA SMALLING OF ADOLPHUS….SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE…..


SPORTS
08/07/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN N-F-L PRE-SEASON GAMES….

THE BENGALS ARE ON THE ROAD TO KANSAS CITY…..

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON CLEVELAND….

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


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

SEATTLE BEAT ATLANTA SEVEN TO THREE…..
THE REDS DOWNED THE INDIANS EIGHT TO THREE….

AND THE HOT RODS SHUT OUT SOUTH BEND THREE TO NOTHING……





VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER KILLED
8-6-14

A VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER WAS KILLED AROUND 3:30 THIS MORNING (WED) WHILE AT THE SCENE OF A CAR FIRE ON I-65 NEAR GLENDALE IN
HARDIN COUNTY.

KENTUCKY STATE POLICE TROOPER JEFF GREGORY SAYS THAT JONATHAN TRENCH WAS KILLED WHEN A TRACTOR TRAILER CRASHED INTO THE
FIRE TRUCK THAT HE AND HIS MOTHER, ALSO A VOLUNTTER FIRE FIGHTER, WERE GETTING EQUIPMENT FROM.

THE INTERSTATE WAS CLOSED FOR SEVERAL HOURS.



ENVIRONMENTAL MEETINGS
08/06/14

THE KENTUCKY ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION COUNCIL  AND THE KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIP  FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION HAS
ADDED BOWLING GREEN….GRAYSON….AND MURRAY TO THE LIST OF PUBLIC MEETINGS TO BE HELD THIS MONTH TO GAIN INPUT ON THE
COMMONWEALTH’S FIVE-YEAR PLAN…..

EDUCATORS….PARENTS….BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVES….. ADMINISTRATORS…OR ANY OTHER INTERESTED PARTIES  ARE
INVITED TO ATTEND THE PUBLIC MEETINGS WHICH ARE DESIGNED TO GET IDEAS ON IMPROVING AND COORDINATING  ENVIRONMENTAL
EDUCATION  ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH….
THE BOWLING GREEN MEETING WILL BE HELD AUGUST 26TH…FROM FOUR-30 TO SEVEN-30….AT LOST RIVER CAVE……



ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOLS OPEN
08/06/14

IT’S BACK TO SCHOOL TODAY FOR STUDENT IN THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT…..
THE FIRST  BREAK COMES LABOR DAY WEEK-END….FALL BREAK WILL BE FROM OCTOBER SIXTH THRU  10TH….THE THANKSGIVING BREAK IS
NOVEMBER 26TH THRU THE 28TH…AND CHRISTMAS BREAK WILL RUN FROM THE CLOSE OF SCHOOL ON DECEMBER 19TH THRU JANUARY FIRST….
SPRING BREAK IS SCHEDULED FOR APRIL SIX THRU 10TH….AND AS OF RIGHT NOW….THE LAST DAY FOR STUDENTS THIS SCHOOL YEAR WILL BE
MAY 21ST…..

ALSO STARTING TODAY….ALL STUDENTS AT  THE PRIMARY CENTER AND INTERMEDIATE  CENTER WILL BE RECEIVING FREE BREAKFAST AND
LUNCH EACH SCHOOL DAY…..



TRENT
08/06/14

12 YEAR OLD NAICHE GAVIN TRENT OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE
AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS…. VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO TOMORROW (THURS
AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME….EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS OT THE A-S-P-C-A……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HS PARENTS; JACK AND RUTH TRENT OF SCOTTSVILLE…. TWO BROTHERS AND SISTER-IN-LAW; JOHNNIE OF SCOTTSVILLE AND
JOHN THE THIRD AND GAYLE OF NEVADA….A SISTER; GENEVA BENTLEY….AND HIS GRANDMOTHER; MAGGIE “MAG MAG” WHITNEY BOTH OF
SCOTTSVILLE….HE’S ALSO SURVIVED BY ETHEL WOLF AND TOM BOKORI BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE AND DAWN GARDNER OF HORSE CAVE…..,


SPORTS
08/06/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT  GOLF TEAMS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON METCALFE COUNTY….

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES PLAY IN SEATTLE…
THE REDS HOST THE INDIANS……
AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON SOUTH BEND…..

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

SEATTLE DOWNED ATLANTA FOUR TO TWO….
THE REDS POUNDED THE INDIANS NINE TO TWO….

AND THE HOT RODS GOT PAST SOUTH BEND TWO TO ONE……




LEE
08/05/14


81 YEAR OLD AULINE ROBERTS LEE OF LAFAYETTE DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT ANDERSON AND SON FUNERAL HOME LAFAYETTE CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN ANDERSON MEMORIAL PARK….
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10 TOMORROW (WED) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; DEBBIE AND BARRY HAWKINS AND PENNY AND REV. PETE FREEMAN ALL OF
TENNESSEE…A SON AND DAUGHTER-ION0-LAW; NICKY AND KATHY LEE OF SCOTTSVILLE…TWO SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW; JOYCE AND
GARRETT MANION OF TENNESSEE AND ENNA AND BARLOW NEWBOLT OF VIRGINIA….AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; GEORGE AND JERRY
THOMAS OF TENNESSEE….FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



FILING FEE
08/05/14


INDEPENDENT….POLITICAL ORGANIZATIONS….AND POLITICAL GROUP CANDIDATES RUNS FOR MOST  OFFICES IN THE COMMONWEALTH MUST FILE
THEIR  PETITIONS OF NOMINATION AND PAY THE FILING FEE  BY AUGUST 12TH….AND THE PAPERWORK MUST BE RECEIVED BY FOUR LOCAL TIME…

INDEPENDENT….POLITICAL ORGANIZATIONS….AND POLITICAL GROUP CANDIDATES FOR MANY OFFICES WERE REQUIRED TO FILE A STATEMENT-
OF-CANDIDACY FORM  BY APRIL FIRST OF THIS YEAR….
HOWEVER…THAT PREREQUISITE  DOES NOT  APPLY TO CANDIDATES FOR FEDERAL OFFICES…..NONPARTISAN OFFICES….AND MAYOR OR
LEGISLATIVE BODIES OF CITIES OF THE SECOND TO SIXTH CLASS  THAT CONDUCT PARTISAN ELECTIONS…..



ARREST
08/05/14


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

DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 34 YEAR OLD JACQUELYN  WHITE OF 94 CEDAR SPRINGS
ROAD……



ACTIVE SHOOTER TRAINING
08/05/14

YESTERDAY….AT THE JAMES E. BAZZELL MIDDLE SCHOOL AND ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL…THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE
BROUGHT THEIR “ACTIVE SHOOTING TRAINING” TO THE SCHOOLS….
THE FOCUS OF THE TRAINING WAS ON EXPLAINING AND DEMONSTRATING THREE OPTIONS TO SCHOOL PERSONNEL….BUT OFFICERS  WERE
QUICK TO POINT OUT THAT THE TRAINING  WAS NOT INTENDED TE REPLACE ANY CURRENT  POLICIES OR PROCEDURES…..BUT TO OFFER MORE
OPTIONS FOR THE SCHOOL DISTRICT  TO CONSIDER….
OFFICERS EXPLAINED THERE ARE THREE OPTIONS IF  A SHOOTER SHOULD ENTER THE BUILDING…..THE FIRST IS FLIGHT…..THE SECOND IS
SHELTER –IN-PLACE….AND THE THIRD OPTION  IS TO FIGHT…
TEACHERS WERE DIVIDED INTO EIGHT TO 10 MEMBER GROUPS….PLACED IN A CLASS ROOM SETTING…AND EXPOSED  TO DIFFERENT ACTIVE  
SHOOTER SCENARIOS……
MONDAYS TRAINING SESSION WILL BE REPEATED FOR TEACHERS AND STAFF AT THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER  AND PRIMARY  CENTER  ON A
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT DATE IN SEPTEMBER…..


TIM TEBOW BILL
08/05/14

REPRESENTATIVE STAN LEE FROM LEXINGTON HAS PRE-FILED LEGISLATION FOR THE TWENTY-15 SESSION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY  THAT
WOULD ALLOW HOME SCHOOL STUDENTS TO PLAY SPORTS FOR THEIR LOCAL PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT….

UNDER LEE’S PROPOSAL…HOME SCHOOL STUDENTS WOULD REGISTER WITH THE LOCAL  MIDDLE OR HIGH SCHOOL IN THEIR DISTRICT….AND BE
SUBJECT TO THE SAME REQUIREMENTS AS PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE…. INCLUDE TAKING A PHYSICAL AND MEETING ACADEMIC
REQUIREMENTS TO BE ELIGIBLE…
LEE’S BILL WOULD  ALSO REQUIRE THE PARENTS  OF A HOME SCHOOLED STUDENT  TO TRANSPORT THEM TO AND FROM ATHLETIC EVENTS…..

CURRENTLY…..THE KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION DOES NOT ALLOW HOME SCHOOLED STUDENTS  TO PARTICIPATE IN PUBLIC
SCHOOL ATHLETICS…..



ARREST
08/05/14

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICER CHAD FOSTER CHARGING 34 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER W. BURGESS OF 86-96
HOLLAND ROAD WITH DRIVING ON A D-U-I SUSPENDED LICENSE, NO INSURANCE AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE……



SPORTS
08/05/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES OPEN A TWO GAME SERIES IN SEATTLE….
THE REDS PLAY IN CLEVELAND…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON SOUTH BEND……

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

CLEVELAND BEAT CINCINNATI SEVEN TO ONE…

AND THE HOT RODS DROPPED A FIVE TO ONE DECISION TO SOUTH BEND…..





SHELTON
08/04/14
3:05pM

94 YEAR OLD LILLIAN CRAWFORD  SHELTON OF ADOLPHUS DIED YESTERDAY 9SUN) AT WESTMORELAND CARE AND REHAB…FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT  GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN OAK FOREST NUMBER ONE CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER THREE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; JAMIE SHELTON OF ADOLPHUS….A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; DOUG AND SHIRLEY BLANKENSHIP OF
TENNESSEE….AND A SISTER; DIANA CORNWELL OF SCOTTSVILLE….TWO GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….
…..



ARREST
08/04/14
3;05PM

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

AT THE UPTOWN MOTEL…..CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKS9N CHARGED 42 YEAR OLD JASON E. EMMONS OF SCOTTSVILLE WITH CRIMINAL TRESPASS……



MEETINGS
08/04/14
06:05AM

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE GRAHAM LODGE AND THE SADDLE CLUB BOTH 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 JUNIOR JAYCEES
AND THE D-A-V MEET THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6 AND THE V-F-W MEETS AT 7……



MORTON
08/04/14
06:05AM

98 YEAR OLD RUTH FREEMAN MORTON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED JUNE 29TH…. MEMORIAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT
SCOTTSVILLE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 THURSDAY MORNING AT THE CHURCH…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; ANN SPENCER OF FLORIDA AND BETH AND BRUCH PERLO OF NEW HAMPSHIRE….TWO
GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



ARREST
08/04/14
12:05PM

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

25 YEAR OLD EDDIE WHITE OF BOWLING GREEN WAS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH, POSSESSION OF DRUG
PARAPHERNALIA  AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE….

ACCIDENT-HART
08/04/14
06:05AM

STATE POLICE INVESTIGATED  AN ACCIDENT INVOLVING A GREYHOUND BUS ON I-65 NORTHBOUND….AT THE 55-MILE MARKER IN HART COUNTY…

THE PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION INDICATES 51 YEAR OLD CYNTHIA BLACKWELL OF UPTON  WAS OPERATING A 1996 BLAZER IN THE NORTHBOUND
RIGHT LANE….
AND THE DRIVER OF THE BUS… 63 YEAR OLD PHILLIP COLEMAN OF TENNESSEE…FAILED TO SEE BLACKWELL VEHICLE AND MERGED INTO THE
RIGHT LANE STRIKING THE S-U-V….WHICH LEFT THE ROADWAY AND CAME TO REST IN A TREE LINE….
BLACKWELL WAS TAKEN TO  CAVERNA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL…AND COLEMAN AND THE 39 PASSENGERS ON THE BUS WEREN’T INJURED….




ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE RISES
08/04/14
8:05PM

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT  AND TRAINING…..THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE  IN ALLEN COUNTY ROSE SLIGHT FORM SEVEN-POINT-
SIX PERCENT IN MAY TO SEVEN-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN JUNE…. HOWEVER….THIS JUNE’S JOBLESS RATE WAS WELL BELOW THE NINE-POINT-
THREE PERCENT RECORDED  IN JUNE OF LAST YEAR…..

IN THE BARREN RIVER  AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT….UNEMPLOYMENT RATES RANGED FROM EIGHT-POINT-TWO PERCENT IN EDMONSON  
COUNTY TO SIX-POINT TWO PERCENT IN SIMPSON COUNTY…
STATEWIDE….THE JOBLESS RATE DROPPED FROM SEVEN-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN MAY TO SEVEN POINT-FOUR PERCENT IN JUNE…AS
UNEMPLOYMENT RATES  FELL IN 117 COUNTIES AND WENT UP IN THREE….
JOBLESS RATES RANGED FROM FIVE-POINT-FIVE PERCENT IN BOONE COUNTY TO 16-POINT-FIVE PERCENT IN JACKSON COUNTY……


PARDUE
08/04/14

92 YEAR OLD JOHN THOMAS “J-T” PARDUE OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED FRIDAY AT MAGNOLIA VILLAGE IN BOWLING GREEN…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN MT. OLIVE CEMETERY WITH MILITARY HONORS….

HE’S SURVIVED BY FOUR  SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; ROGER AND LINDA, DANNY AND JIMMIE, JUNIOR AND DONNA AND JOHN ….AND A
DAUGHTER; BETTY OGLES ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN AND 12 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..


SPORTS
08/04/14


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….THE REDS PLAY IN CLEVELAND….

AND TH HOT RODS RETURN TO BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES WITH SOUTH BEND…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE PADRES GOT PAST THE BRAVES FOUR TO THREE….
THE REDS BEAT MIAMI SEVEN TO THREE….

AND THE HOT RODS SHUT OUT THE CAPTAINS  SEVEN TO NOTHING…
..



MAN ARRESTED AFTER ATTEMPTING TO TAKE A SUSPECTED FOOTLOCKER INTO THE JAIL
8-1-14

ATF, THE FBI AND KENTUCKY STATE POLICE’S BOMB SQUAD ARE EXAMINING A FOOT LOCKER AFTER A COVINGTON MAN ATTEMPTED TO TAKE IT INTO
THE WARREN COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER.
69-YEAR-OLD GLEN LEONARD WAS ARRESTED AFTER A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION WHEN HE DID NOT COMPLY WITH AND ASSAULTED A COURT
SECURITY OFFICER.

UPON X-RAYING THE FOOTLOCKER COURT SECURITY OFFICERS SAW WHAT THEY BELIEVED TO BE SUSPICIOUS MATERIALS INSIDE. THE
FOOTLOCKER WAS REMOVED AND SECURED, WHERE IT’S BEING EXAMINED.

LEONARD WAS IN THE JUSTICE CENTER EARLIER THIS WEEK AND WAS ESCORTED OUT AFTER A DISTURBANCE IN THE DRIVER’S LICENSING
DIVISION….. HE HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH ASSAULT, AND RESISTING ARREST, MORE CHARGES MAY BE PENDING.  



INJURY ACCIDENT
8-1-14

AN AUBURN WOMAN WAS INJURED THIS MORNING IN A SINGLE VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON PETROS ROAD.

21-YEAR-OLD ASHLEY HART WAS TREATED AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN AFTER HER CAR RAN OFF THE ROADWAY AND
OVERTURNED SEVERAL TIMES.



GRAVES
08/01/14


38 YEAR OLD JASON MATTHEW GRAVES OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL
BE TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT CROSS WINS CHURCH IN FRANKLIN WITH BURIAL IN WALKER’S CHAPEL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER THREE THIS AFTERNOON (FRI) AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS; JARIUS GRAVES OF SMITHS GROVE AND MARIO GRAVES AND HILLARY CARVER BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE….A
DAUGHTER; DESTINY SMITH OF SMITHS GROVE….HIS FATHER: MATT AND TERRI GRAVES OF SCOTTSVILLE….HIS MOTHER; LAVONNE AND CURTIS
DISHAROON OF GEORGIA….PATERNAL GRANDMOTHER; REATHEL LOVELACE OF SCOTTSVILLE… TWO BROTHERS AND SISTER-IN-LAW; JON AND
SARAH OF GEORGIA AND JAMISON OF SCOTTSVILLE…AND A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW;  ANGELA AND CHRIS MORRIS OF GEORGIA…A STEP-
BROTHER….SEVERAL STEP-SISTERS….AND TWO GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..


STATE FAIR WORKERS
08/01/14


STARTING MONDAY….THE KENTUCKY STATE FAIR WILL BE HIRING MORE THAN 750 TEMPORARY EMPLOYEES….

THE JOBS INCLUDE  TICKET SELLERS…GATE ATTENDANTS…. MAINTENANCE…. GROUNDS…HOUSEKEEPING…AND TRAM-DRIVERS….
APPLICANTS MUST BE AT LEAST 18 YEAR OLD….AND FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT THE STATE FAIR WEB-SITE OR CALL FIVE-ZERO-TWO-THREE-SIX-
SEVEN-52-35…..


MURDER SUSPECT ARRESTED
08/01/14


A BUTLER COUNTY MAN HAS BEEN CHARGED W THE MURDER OF HIS INFANT SON…
YESTERDAY….DEPUTIES FROM THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFFS  OFFICE… ASSISTED  BY DEPUTIES FROM THE BUTLER COUNTY SHERIFFS
OFFICE…WENT TO A RESIDENCE  ON REEDYVILLE ROAD IN MORGANTOWN SEARCHING FOR 27 YEAR OLD JONATHAN WATERS…
WATERS…WHO  WAS FOUND HIDING IN A BEDROOM CLOSET….WAS ARRESTED ON  A WARREN COUNTY INDICTMENT WARRANT….

THE INDICTMENT STEMS FROM THE DEATH OF HIS INFANT SON IN OCTOBER OF LAST YEAR…..


DISMAN
7-31-14




77-YEAR-OLD HELEN POE DISMAN OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE TOMORROW (FRI) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT THE GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN WALKER’S CHAPEL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER TEN TOMORROW MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME. EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL
EXPENSES…


SHE IS SURVIVED BY THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW…RANDAL AND GARY & TENA ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE AND RONDAL AND GRACE OF
OHIO… AND TWO SISTERS INA TERRELL AND DONNA SUE DISMAN BOTHS OF SCOTTSVILLE…16 GRANDCHILDREN, AND SEVERAL GREAT
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.





REAL I-D EXTENSION
08/01/14


THE U-S DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY HAS ADDED KENTUCKY  TO A GROWING LIST  OF STATES AND TERRITORIES  GRANTED
EXTENSION  OF TIME FOR MEETING  REQUIREMENTS  FOR THE STRINGENT NEW IDENTIFICATION SECURITY  LAW KNOWN AS “REAL I-D”….MEANING
A KENTUCKY DRIVER’S LICENSE IS STILL SUFFICIENT FOR GAINING ACCESS TO THE VAST MAJORITY OF FEDERAL BUILDINGS……

THE EXTENSION  RUNS THROUGH OCTOBER 10TH….TWENTHY-15 AND IS RENEWABLE….
AND WITHOUT IT…THOSE  WITH A KENTUCKY DRIVER’S LICENSE WOULD HAVE TO PRODUCE ANOTHER FORM OF IDENTIFICATION…SUCH AS A
BIRTH CERTIFICATE OR U-S PASSPORT…FOR ACCESS TO SOME FEDERAL PROPERTIES….…
THE PROBLEM IS….THE NEW LAW REQUIRES ONE STATE AGENCY TO ISSUE DRIVER’S LICENSES….AND IN KENTUCKY THERE ARE 142 ISSUANCE  
LOCATIONS……




ROUNDABOUT TO CLOSE
08/01/14


A MAJOR IMPACT AT THE ROUNDABOUT PROJECT….AT THE INTER-SECTION OF 31-W….LOVING WAY…AND UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD BEGINS THIS
WEEK-END… AS THE ENTIRE INTER-SECTION WILL CLOSE FOR A SIX DAY PERIOD  SUNDAY NIGHT AT SIX….AND WILL REOPEN FRIDAY…AUGUST
EIGHTH….AROUND 12NOON…..

MOTORISTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO CHECK OUT THE DISTRICT’S TWITTER…. FACEBOOK…AND WEB-PAGE FOR INFORMATION ON HOW TO NAVIGATE
THE ROUNDABOUT  AND DETOUR INFORMATION…..




ARREST
08/01/14


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD SERVED TWO WARRANTS CHARGING CONTEMPT OF COURT ON 31 YEAR OLD MICHAEL M. RAINES OF SIX-ZERO-SIX
EAST ELM STREET……




SPORTS
0801/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE BRAVES ARE ON THE ROAD TO SAN DIEGO….
THE REDS PLAY IN MIAMI…..

AND THE HOT RODS TRAVEL TO LAKE COUNTY….

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE DODGERS GOT PAST THE BRAVES TWO TO ONE….
THE REDS  BEAT MIAMI THREE TO ONE….

AND THE HOT RODS DROPPED AN EIGHT TO SEVEN DECISION TO SOUTH BEND…..




WOMAN CHARGED WITH MURDER
07/31/14

LAST NIGHT….STATE POLICE RESPONDED TO A RESIDENCE IN THE 17-HUNDRD BLOCK OF KENTUCKY  70 IN EDMONSON COUNTY REGARDING AN
ALLEGED SHOOTING…

THE PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION SHOWS THAT 54 YEAR OLD ANGELA RESHONSKY OF BROWNSVILLE SHOT AND KILLED 49 YEAR OLD CHARLES
BINGHAM ALSO OF BROWNSVILLE…
BINGHAM DIED AT THE SCENE….AND RESHONSKEY WAS CHARGED WITH MURDER AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE  AND LODGED IN
THE HART COUNT JAIL…..



METH SEIZED
07/31/14

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE HORSE CAVE POLICE DEPARTMENT LED TO 40-THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OF METH BEING SEIZED…

OFFICERS STOPPED THE CAR FOR CARELESS DRIVING AND DURING THE TRAFFIC STOP THE COUPLE…..43 YEAR OLD KENNETH CLARK AND 44
YEAR OLD TRACIE UNDERWOOD…BOTH OF GEORGIA…BEGAN ACTING VERY NERVOUS AND APPEARED  TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE…
A  K-NINE UNIT WAS BROUGHT IN AND OVER FIVE-OUNCES OF CRYSTAL METH WAS LOCATED IN A SMALL COOLER….CLARK AND UNDERWOOD
WERE BOTH ARRESTED ON A NUMBER OF CHARGES……



FRANCIS
07/31/14

92 YEAR OLD MARY LOUISE THOMAS FRANCIS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT GREENWOOD NURSING AND REHAB CENTER…..
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY MORNING AT 11 AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN MT. ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST
CHURCH CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FIVE TOMORROW (FRI) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE
MADE TO  MT. ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; MARY AND JERRY FARLEY OF HOLLAND AND KATHY AND STEVE LAW OF HORSE
CAVE…TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW;  JOHN AND PAM OF BOWLING GREEN AND MARK AND HOLLY OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND THREE
BROTHERS; JOE THOMAS OF LOUISVILLE, LEE THOMAS OF INDIANA AND LATTIE THOMAS OF BEAVER DAM… FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
07/31/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES TAKE ON THE DODGERS IN LOS ANGELES….
THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO MIAMI….

AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN SOUTH BEND TO PLAY THE SILVER HAWKS….

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES DROPPED A THREE TO TWO DECISION TO THE DODGERS….
ARIZONA GOT PAST CINCINNATI FIVE TO FOUR….

AND THE HOT RODS POUNDED SOUTH BEND 10 TO ONE……





U-S 68 MEETINGS
07/30/14

TWO PUBLIC MEETINGS HAVE BEEN SET FOR TOMORROW TO DISCUSS IMPROVEMENTS TO U-S 68 IN GREEN AND METCALFE COUNTIES…

THE GREEN COUNTY MEETING WILL BE HELD AT THE GREENSBURG BAPTIST CHURCH-CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER…. THE METCALFE COUNTY  
MEETING WILL TAKE PLACE  AT THE SULPHUR WELL COMMUNITY CENTER….AND BOTH MEETINGS WILL RUN D FROM TO SEVEN….

REPRESENTATIVES  FROM THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET  WILL BE AVAILABLE  TO ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS….AND WRITTEN
COMMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED DURING THE MEETING AND UP TO 15-DAYS AFTER  THE MEETING……



THEFT
07/30/14

A THEFT FROM A PONTOON BOAT REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE….

STEVE PRIDDY OF 14-97 SPENCER ROAD TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THAT A COOLER…..TOOL BOX CONTAINING  COOKING ITEMS…AND TWO
TACKLE BOXES HAD BEEN TAKEN OFF HIS PONTOON BOAT….
THE TOTAL VALUE OF THE ITEMS WAS PLACED  AT OVER  500-DOLLARS…..



ACCIDENT
07/30/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT AT THE INTER-SECTION OF TWO-52 AND 31-E THAT INJURED TWO PERSONS….

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY CHARLIE DRUMMOND…..BENNIE L. LAW OF 14-51 MAPLE GROVE CHURCH ROAD WAS TRAVELING  ON  TWO-52  IN HIS 1994
FORD RANGER AND PULLED INTO THE PATH OF A TWO-THOUSAND-THREE RODEO OPERATED BY DARIUS MOHAMMADPOUR OF GLASGOW….
LAW AND A PASSENGER IN THE MOHAMMADPOUR CAR….BRITTANY POUR OF GLASGOW WERE TAKEN BY E-M-S TO T-J SAMSON COMMUNITY
HOSPITAL…..



WAGES
07/30/14

A NEW STUDY OF RECENT KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES SHOWS THAT APPROXIMATELY  60-PERCENT OF THOSE WHO DID NOT ATTEND
POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION…ENTERED THE COMMONWEALTH’S WORKFORCE…AND EARNED LESS THAN EIGHT-THOUSAND DOLLARS IN THE
YEAR FOLLOWING  GRADUATION……

GRADUATES WHO HAD BEEN OUT OF HIGH SCHOOL FOR TWO YEARS EARNED JUST SHORT OF 10-HOUSAND DOLLARS….WHILE  THOSE WHO HAD
GRADUATED THREE YEARS BEFORE  EARNED MORE  THAN 11-THOUSAND 500-DOLLARS…….

THE REMAINING 40-PECENT OF HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES…WHO DID NOT ATTEND POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION….MOSTLY LIKELY MOVED OUT
OF STATE….JOINED THE MILITARY….WORKED IN AGRICULTURE….OR SOME OTHER CAPACITY  WHICH IS NOT REPORTED TO THE STATE……….



FATAL-EDMONSON
07/30/14

STATE POLICE SAY AN ACCIDENT AT THE 44-MILER MARKER….ON I-65 IN EDMONSON COUNTY LAST NIGHT…CLAIMED A LIFE…

REPORTEDLY….A VEHICLE OPERATED BY 74 YEAR OLD JUNE MORAN OF MISSISSIPPI LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK THE OVERPASS CONCRETE
PILLER….
MORAN DIED AT THE SCENE AND THE INVESTIGATION  INTO THE ACCIDENT IS CONTINUING…..



CUSTOM COOLERS
07/30/14

CUSTOM COOLERS INCORPORATED HAS OPENED THEIR SECOND MANUFACTURING FACILITY  IN THE UNITED STATES IN TODD COUNTY…

CUSTOM COOLERS…WHICH MANUFACTURES CUSTOM WALK-IN COOLERS…. FREEZERS….AND FREEZER DOORS…IS CREATING 75 JOBS AND
INVESTING NEARLY SIX-MILLION DOLLARS INTO THE 117-THOUSAND SQUARE FOOT FACILITY….

ESTABLISHED IN CALIFORNIA IN TWO-THOUSAND-SIX…..CUSTOM COOLERS SERVES MORE THAN 300 DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS
IN THE FOOD INDUSTRY…..



SPORTS
07/30/14


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES ARE IN LOS ANGELES TO TAKE ON THE DODGERS….
\THE REDS HOST ARIZONA…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE ON THE ROAD TO SOUTH BEND…..


THE WESTERN KENTUCKY STATE PARK RACE SERIES WILL BEING AUGUST NINTH AT KENLAKE STATE PARK NEAR AURORA…

THIS WILL BE THE FIRST OF FIVE STATE PARK RACES SCHEDULED FOR TWENTY-14…AND RUNNERS OF ALL AGES CAN TAKE PART IN ALL FIVE TO
CAPTURE THE OVERALL CHAMPIONSHIP BASED ON A POINT SYSTEM….
THE OTHER RACES WILL BE HELD SEPTEMBER  20TH AT PENNYRILE STATE PARK….OCTOBER 25TH AT LAKE BARKLEY STATE PARK….NOVEMBER
EIGHTH AT KENTUCKY DAM VILLAGE  STATE PARK….AND DECEMBER  13TH AT AUDUBON STATE PARK….


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE DODGERS BEAT THE BRAVES EIGHT TO FOUR….
THE REDS SHUT-OUT THE DIAMOND BACKS THREE TO NOTHING…

AND THE HOT RODS GOT  PAST SOUTH BEND EIGHT TO SEVEN….





















































































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