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FILING DEADLINE
03/31/15


INDIVIDUALS SEEKING TO RUN AS INDEPENDENT…..POLITICAL ORGANIZATION….OR POLITICAL GROUP CANDIDATES FOR
OFFICES ON THE BALLOT IN THE NOVEMBER  GENERAL ELECTION….MUST FILE THEIR  STATEMENT-OF-CANDIDACY FORMS
WITH THE SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE NO LATER THAN  TOMORROW  AFTERNOON AT FOUR EASTERN TIME……

THE REQUIREMENT APPLIES  FOR ALL OFFICES SCHEDULED FOR THE REGULAR ELECTION THIS YEAR WHICH ARE…..
GOVERNOR AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR…..SECRETARY OF STATE…..ATTORNEY GENERAL….AUDITOR OF PUBIC
ACCOUNTS…..COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE….AND TREASURER….

FOR MORE INFORMATION  GO ON-LINE TO SOS.KY.GOV……





MITCHELL
03/30/15


90 YEAR OLD NAKOMIS MITCHELL OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY
CARE…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT  GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN
COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL
HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; ERLIS MITCHELL…..TWO GRANDCHILDREN, TWO GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND A STEP-
GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE…………




EMERGENCY FOOD & SHELTER FUNDS
03/30/15


ALLEN COUNTY HAS BEEN SELECTED TO RECEIVE  AN AWARD OF 91-HUNDRED 64-DOLLARS IN FEDERAL FUNDS  
THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT  OF HOMELAND SECURITY….FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY…..UNDER THE
EMERGENCY FOOD AND SHELTER NATIONAL BROAD PROGRAM TO SUPPLEMENT EMERGENCY FOOD AND SHELTER
PROGRAMS IN  THE COUNTY…..

A LOCAL BOARD WILL  DETERMINE HOW THE FUNDS AWARDED TO ALLEN COUNTY WILL BE DISTRIBUTED…..HOWEVER…..
THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION IS TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT FOUR…..

QUALIFIED ENTITIES INTERESTED IN APPLYING  SHOULD CONTACT COMMUNITY ACTION OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY  AT
SEVEN-EIGHT-TWO-31-62 FOR AN APPLICATION…..……




ARREST
03/31/15


AT THE ALLEN COUNT PRIMARY CENTER….RESOURCE OFFICER CHRIS SCOTT CITED AN INDIVIDUAL  TO COURT  ON A
CHARGE OF POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA….19 YEAR OLD JENNIFER MCLEAN OF ONE-33 LYNNWOOD CIRCLE, FRANKLIN  
SIGNED  HER STUDENTS  IT  SCHOOL LATE AND LEFT A CUP AND BILLFOLD LYING BESIDE  THE SIGN IN-AND-OUT
COMPUTER…..THE RECEPTIONIST  OPENED THE BILLFOLD TO FIND OWNER INFORMATION AND INSIDE WAS A PLASTIC  BAG
CONTAINING MARIJUANA…..WHEN MCLEAN RETURNED  TO SCHOOL TO GET HER BILLFOLD SHE ADMITTED THE MARIJUANA
WAS HERS…..
40 YEAR OLD JAMES LAMBERT OF ONE-22 CEDAR WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT ON A WARRANT CHARGING
ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE…..
OFFICER WADE KNOX ARRESTED 27 YEAR OLD JAMES BRUMMETT OF NINE-90 CARTER CHURCH ROAD ON TWO WARRANTS
CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON CHARGES OF UNAUTHORIZED USE OF A MOTOR VEHICLE, DUI, SPEEDING AND NO
OPERATOR’S LICENSE….

27 YEAR OLD ASHLEY SULLIVAN OF 12-17 FRANKLIN ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY SERGEANT ADAM REES ON A WARRANT
CHARGING RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY UNDER 500-DOLLARS……
OFFICE KNOX CHARGED 22 YEAR OLD DONNIE KINGREY OF ONE-23 MATT DRIVE WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY E-P-O/D-V-O……
AND 32 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER WELLS OF FOUR-ZERO-NINE EAST LOCUST WAS ARRESTED  BY SERGEANT CHAD FOSTER
ON A WARRANT  CHARGING BURGLARY……`





SPORTS
03/31/15

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL….. THE LADY PATRIOTS GO TO EDMONSON COUNTY…..

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL FINDS……

THE PATRIOTS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON GLASGOW……  



MEETINGS
03/30/15
06:05AM

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…..

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





VIETNAM VETERANS DAY
03/30/15
06:05AM

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR HAS SIGNED A PROCLAMATION NAMING TODAY AS VIETNAM VETERANS’ DAY IN KENTUCKY……

A TOTAL OF 11-HUNDRED-NINE KENTUCKIANS  DIED IN VIETNAM….AND THEIR NAMES AE INSCRIBED  AT THE AT THE
KENTUCKY  VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL IN FRANKFORT……

AND THERE ARE 118-THOSUIDN VIETNAM VETERANS  SILL LIVING IN THE COMMONWEALTH….AND MANY CONTINUE TO
SERVE THEIR COMMUNITIES AND FELLOW VETERANS THROUGH  VOLUNTEERISM…..COUNSELING…..AND CAMARADERIE…..


ARREST
03/30/15
3:05PM

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE……

SERGEANT ADAM REES CHARGED 28 YEAR OLD NATHANIEL DAWSON OF FIVE-22 EASER WALNUT WITH  CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
AND TERRORISTIC  THREATENING……




HARWOOD
03/30/15

83 YEAR OLD RAMONA “TONY” MARSH HARWOOD OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT COLONIAL CENTER IN
BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT THREE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME
WITH BURIAL IN MT. UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY…. VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TODAY (MON) AT
THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; HARLIN HARWOOD…..AND A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; GIL AND KENDRA OF
SCOTTSVILLE….TWO GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE……




SPORTS
03/30/15

AT THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT TONIGHT…..

TENNESSEE PLAYS MARYLAND





STATE FARM GRANT
03/27/15

STATE FARM HAS AWARDED THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM A 15-THOUSAND  DOLLAR “GOOD NEIGHBOR CITIZENSHIP
GRANT” FOR THEIR  TEEN DRIVERS’ EDUCATION PROGRAMS…..

THE  CORVETTE MUSEUM  HOSTS SEVERAL  PROGRAMS  FR TEEN DRIVERS THROUGH THE YEAR…. HOWEVER…..ALL
CLASSES ARE LIMITED IN SIZE….AND THE COURSES FILL UP QUICKLY  AND SOME EVEN HAVE WAITING LISTS….
THE NEXT COURSE TO BE OFFERED IS THE “STREET SURVIVAL COURSE” …. WHICH OFFERS  HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE  IN
THE STUDENT’S OWN CAR…..
THE “STREET SURVIVAL COURSE”  WILL BE APRIL 11TH AND REGISTRATION  IS NOW OPEN……



JORDAN RECEIVES AWARD
03/27/15

GLEN JORDAN…..INSURANCE FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY AGENCY OFFICE OF  FARM BUREAU INSURANCE….HAS BEEN NAMED
THE TWENTY-14 AGENT OF THE YEAR  FOR DISTRICT TWO….

THE AWARD  RECOGNIZES AN AGENT‘S  EXCELLENCE  IN OVER-ALL  SALES PRODUCTION…..SATISFACTORY  LOST-RATIO…..
SERVICE TO POLICYHOLDERS…..AND  AFFIRMATIVE ATTITUDE….

DISTRICT TWO IS A 22-COUNTY REGIONS THAT INCLUDES ALLEN…..BARREN…. BUTLER…. EDMONSON…..HART….
METCALFE…..MONROE…..SIMPSON…..AND WARREN COUNTIES……



ACCIDENT
03/27/15

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFFS DEPARTMENT  INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT ON MEADOR/PORT OLIVER ROAD THAT INJURED
A TENNESSEE RESIDENT……

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY CHRIS BARTON….A 1993 LUMINA DRIVEN BY 29 YEAR OLD ADAM W. WEST OF PORTLAND LEFT THE
ROADWAY IN A CURVE…..STRUCK A ROCK WALL……AND OVERTURNED….COMING TO REST ON ITS TOP……

WEST WAS TRANSPORTED  BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…….



ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT
03/27/15

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY FELL FROM
FIVE-POINT-SIX PERCENT IN JANUARY TO FOUR-POINT-NINE PERCENT IN FEBRUARY……

IN THE BARREN RIVER AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT……JOBLESS RATES RANGED FROM SEVEN-POINT-SIX PERCENT IN
EDMONSON COUNTY….TO FOUR-POINT-SIX PERCENT IN WARREN COUNTY……

STATEWIDE…..UNEMPLOYMENT  RATES FELL IN 119 COUNTIES  AND REMAINED  THE SAME IN ONE…..WHICH WAS RUSSELL
COUNTY
JOBLESS RATES RANGED FROM THREE-POINT-FIVE PERCENT  IN WOODFORD  COUNTY…..TO 14-POINT-THREE PERCENT IN
MAGOFFIN COUNTY……



SPORTS
03/27/15

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

\HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL FINDS…..

THE LADY PATRIOTS WILL PLAY IN THE FRANKLIN/SIMPSON  LADY WILDCAT CLASSIC TODAY AND TOMORROW……

AT THE MEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT…..

LOUISVILLE TAKES ON NORTH CAROLINA STATE……




THE ACS/ WARREN EAST SOFTBALL GAME, FRESHMAN BASEBALL GAMES AND THE TENNIS MATCH FOR ALLEN COUNTY
SCOTTSVILLE FOR TODAY HAVE BEEN CANCELLED..
SEARCH---UPDATED 4:05 P.M.
03/26/15


STATE POLICE ARE NO LONGER SEARCHING FOR MATTHEW GRIDER OF CASEY COUNTY…
JUST AFTER NOON TODAY (THURS) KSP POST 7 IN RICHMOND RECEIVED A TIP THAT 34-YEAR-OLD MATTHEW DALE GRIDER
HAD BEEN SEEN IN THE AREA OF CURTIS ROAD IN RURAL BOYLE COUNTY.  THE BOYLE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT,
WITH ONE K9, AND KSP PERSONNEL,  RESPONDED TO THE AREA AND BEGAN TO TRACK GRIDER.  THE SEARCH LED TO A
BARN IN A FIELD WHERE HE WAS SPOTTED AS HE FLED ON FOOT OUT THE REAR OF THE BARN.  FOLLOWING A LENGTHY
PURSUIT, GRIDER BRANDISHED A FIREARM AND FATALLY SHOT HIMSELF.  NO SHOTS WERE FIRED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT.  
THE DEATH INVESTIGATION IS BEING HANDLED BY DETECTIVES WITH KSP POST 7.
A SPECIAL ENFORCEMENT UNIT ATTEMPTED TO SERVE AN ARREST WARRANT ON GRIDER YESTERDAY WHEN SHOTS WERE
FIRED AND GRID FLED  THE SCENE…




MONROE HISTORICAL MARKET
03/26/15


SATURDAY…..THE KENTUCKY HISTORICAL SOCIETY WILL DEDICATE A NEW HISTORICAL MARKER   IN GAMALIEL  THAT
FOCUSES ON THE TOWN’S 19TH CENTURY DEVELOPMENT…..…..

THE CEREMONY WILL TAKE PLACE AT ONE  AT THE GAMALIEL  ELEMENTARY SCHOOL……..WITH THE MARKER UNVEILING TO
FOLLOW AT THE  GAMALIEL CEMETERY……

CURRENTLY THERE ARE MORE THAN 22-HUDNRED HISTORICAL MARKERS IN THE COMMONWEALTH….AND A VIRTUAL TOUR
OF THOSE MAKERS IS AVAILABLE ON LINE  AT  HISTORY-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV-FORWARD SLASH-MARKER…..




DRIVE SAFELY
03/26/15


PLANTING SEASON HAS RETURNED TO KENTUCKY’S FARMING COMMUNITIES…. AND WITH THAT ANNUAL ACTIVITY….IS ALSO
AN INCREASED LIKELIHOOD OF DRIVERS ENCOUNTERING SLOW-MOVING FARM EQUIPMENT ON THE ROADWAYS……WITH
78-THOUSAND MILES OF PUBLIC ROADS IN THE COMMONWEALTH AND 77-THOUSAND FARMS……THE OPPORTUNITY FOR
ON-THE-ROAD ENCOUNTERS WITH FARM EQUIPMENT  IS QUITE REALISTIC FOR MANY DRIVERS……..

ACCORDING TO THE STATE POLICE…..THERE WERE 210 COLLISIONS INVOLVING TRACTORS  AND OTHER  FARM EQUIPMENT
ON KENTUCKY ROADWAYS IN TWENTY-13…..
OF THOSE COLLISIONS….54 INJURIES  AND FOUR FATALITIES RESULTED….AND STATE POLICE SAY THE MAJORITY OF
THOSE ACCIDENTS……40-PECNET…..WERE THE RESULT OF “INATTENTION”…………..…..




STATE GEOGRAPHIC  BEE
03/26/15


THE KENTUCKY NATIONAL  GEOGRAPHIC  STATE BEE WILL BE HELD TOMORROW….AT THE KNICELY CONFERENCE CENTER
LOCATED ON WESTERN’S SOUTH CAMPUS…..STARTING AT NINE….AS SOME 100 STUDENTS…..AGES 10THRU 14….FROM
AROUND THE COMMONWEALTH  WILL BE IN COMPETITION….

THE STATE BEES ARE THE SECOND LEVEL  OF THE ANNUAL NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC BEE….
THE STATE CHAMPION  WILL RECEIVE  100-DOLLARS AND AN ALL-EXPENSES PAID TRIP TO WASHINGTON D-C  IN MAY….TO
REPRESENT  KENTUCKY  IN THE 27TH ANNUAL NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC  BEE……





SEARCH
03/26/15

STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST ARE ATTEMPTING TO LOCATE  A CASEY COUNTY MAN……

34 YEAR OLD MATTHEW GRIDER WAS LAST SEEN YESTERDAY AFTERNOON WHEN SPECIAL ENFORCEMENT UNIT
ATTEMPTED TO SERVE AN ARREST WARRANT…..SHOTS WERE FIRED AND GRID FLED  THE SCENE  ON SANDY KNOB ROAD….
OFFICERS WERE NOT INJURED AND GRIDER’S CONDITION IS UNKNOWN…..
GRIDER IS A WHITE MALE…SIX-FEET  ONE-INCH TALL WITH BROWN HAIR….HE WAS WEARING A GRAY CAP….TAN SHIRT….
AND BLUE JEANS….
GRIDER IS  CONSIDERED  ARMED AND DANGEROUS AND SHOULD NOT BE APPROACHED….AND ANYONE WITH
INFORMATION ON  HIS S WHEREABOUTS SHOULD CALL NINE-ONE-ONE….OR STATE POLICE  AT 800-TWO-TWO-TWO-55-55…..



SPORTS
03/26/15

AT THE N-I-T……
MURRAY STATE DROPPED A 72 TO 69 DECISION TO OLD DOMINION…….

IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…..
THE LADY PATRIOTS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON WARREN EAST…..

AND AT THE MEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT……

KENTUCKY PLAYS WEST VIRGINIA……




BOOSTER SEATS
03/25/15


IN ITS FINAL DAY…..THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY  PASSED LEGISLATION  THAT WILL INCREASE THE NUMBER OF CHILDREN
REQUIRED TO RIDE IN BOOSTER SEATS….….

CURRENT LAW REQUIRES  CHILDREN UNDER SEVEN….AND BETWEEN 40 AND 50-INCHES  TALL…TO BE IN A BOOSTER
SEAT….BUT THE NEW BILL WILL INCREASE THE HEIGHT REQUIREMENT  TO 57-INCHES AND THE AGE REQUIREMENT TO
EIGHT YEARS OLD….HOWEVER….CHILDREN YOUNGER THAN EIGHT….BUT TALLER THAN 57-INCHES….WOULD NOT HAVE
TO RIDE IN A BOOSTER SEAT…..

HIGHWAY SAFETY OFFICIALS AL SAY SEAT BELTS DO NOT FIT CORRECTLY ON CHILDREN  SHORTER  THAN  57-INCHES….
AND CAN DO SERIOUS DAMAGE  IN AN ACCIDENT…….


ACCIDENT-BARREN
03/25/15


LAST NIGHT…..THE BOWLING GREEN POST OF THE STATE POLICE  RECEIVED  A CALL OF A NON-INJURY ACCIDENT ….
INVOLVING AN OVERTURNED TRACTOR/TRAILER….THAT WAS BLOCKING KENTUCKY-90…..EAST OF GLASGOW….

THE PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION INDICATES THAT LARRY MOORE OF SCOTTSVILLE  WAS OPERATING  A 1999
INTERNATIONAL  TRACTOR/TRAILER…. THAT LEFT THE ROADWAY AND OVERTURNED….BLOCKING THE EASTBOUND LANE  
FOR OVER TWO HOURS……



ARREST
03/25/15


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING HARASSING COMMUNICATIONS ON 32 YEAR OLD
JENNIFER L. COLEMAN OF 49 HILLVIEW DRIVE……





ACCIDENT
03/25/15


STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST INVESTIGATED TWO ACCIDENTS YESTERDAY…

ONE WAS IN GREEN COUNTY…..AND HAPPEN WHEN 53 YEAR OLD JOSEPH ARNETT OF GREENBURG PULL ONTO  THE
ROADWAY ON HIS NEW HOLLAND TRACTOR INTO THE PATH OF A TWO-THOUSAND-ONE FORD DRIVEN E BY PASTY WRIGHT  
ALSO OF GREENSBURG….
WRIGHT WAS TRANSPORTED TO TAYLOR REGIONAL HOSPITAL….

AND THE SECOND ACCIDENT  WAS JUST NORTH OF COLUMBIA  WHERE A TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE HYUNDAI….OPERATED  BY
54 YEAR OLD ROSETTA STOTTS OF COLUMBIA WAS MAKING A LEFT HAND TURN….AND PULLED INTO THE PATH OF A BICYCLE
OPERATED Y 45 YEAR OLD LARRY GODSEY  OF COLUMBIA…..
GODSEY WAS FLOWN TO U-OF-L HOSPITAL  FOR TREATMENT……





SPORTS
03/25/15


IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL….THE LADY PATRIOTS DROPPED A THREE TO TWO DECISION TO GREENWOOD…..
AND IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL….IT WAS THE PATRIOTS  11 AND MONROE COUNTY ONE……

AND AT THE MEN’S N-I-T TONIGHT…..

MURRAY STATE TAKES ON OLD DOMINION……




ARREST
03/24/15


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

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED 30 YEAR OLD ANTHONY MINIX OF 78 MONA CHERRY DRIVE WITH ASSAULT FOURTH
DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE…..

AND DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER SERVED A SIMPSON COUNTY INDICTMENT WARRANT…CHARGING  POSSESSION OF
MARIJUANA, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND PUBLIC INTOXICATION OF 20
YEAR OLD CARNEY SMITH OF BOWLING GREEN……



ARREST
03/24/15

THREE WARREN COUNTY RESIDENTS ARE  BEHIND BARS IN CONNECTION  WITH A STOLEN VEHICLE INVESTIGATION…….
FEBRUARY 27TH…..DETECTIVES FROM THE  WARREN COUTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A REPORTS  OF A
STOLEN  VEHICLE  FROM A DEALERSHIP  IN BOWLING…..WERE 40 YEAR OLD JAMES COWLES OF BOWLING GREEN
REQUESTED TO  TEST DRIVE THE VEHICLE  AND NEVER RETURNED… THEN ON MARCH 18TH….BOWLING GREEN POLICE  
LOCATED THE STOLEN VEHICLE  WHICH WAS OCCUPIED  BY 35 YEAR OLD KEVIN MAGERS AND 30 YEAR OLD BRITTANY
COOPER BOTH OF BOWLING GREEN…MAGERS WAS CHARGED WITH RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY OVER 10-THOUSAND
DOLLARS AND COOPER WAS WARNED   ABOUT HINDERING THE INVESTIGATION ABOUT COWLES AND HIS
WHEREABOUTS……. ON MARCH 20TH……COWLES WAS LOCATED  AND ARRESTED AT NINE-98 NORTH CAMPBELL ROAD
AND CHARGED WITH  THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OVER 10-THOUSAND DOLLARS AND POSSESSION  OF A CONTROLLED
SUBSTANCE….AND COOPER WAS CHARGED WITH HINDERING APPREHENSION……THE INVESTIGATION DETERMINED
MAGERS HAD ALSO BURGLARIZED A RESIDENCE  HE WAS CHARGE WITH BURGLARY AND THEFT OF MAIL MATTER.....AND
PROPERTY  FROM THE BURGLARY WAS LOCATED INSIDE THE STOLEN VEHICLE……



NEW AUTO REGISTRATION
03/28/15


SOME TIME-AND-COST SAVING CHANGES TO THE COMMONWEALTH’S VEHICLE REGISTRATION SYSTEM   ARE BEING
IMPLEMENTED  IN COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICES….AS THE VEHICLE L REGISTRATION SYSTEM  IS CHANGING TO   “PRINT ON
DEMAND”  DECALS FOR LICENSE PLATE RENEWALS…..
INSTEAD OF CLERK OFFICES HAVING TO STOCK BOOKLETS OF PREPRINTED DECALS…..THE NEW DECALS ARE PRINTED  AT
THE TIME OF REGISTRATION…..
THE REGISTRATION RECEIPT IS ALSO CHANGING IN APPEARANCE….GONE IS THE TRADITIONAL BLUE AND WHITE PAPER….
AS THE CERTIFICATE WILL  NOW  BE ON  EIGHT-AND-A-HALF-BY-11 INCH WHITE PAPER….AND ALTHOUGH THE LOOK IS
DIFFERENT….THE INFORMATION ON THE CERTIFICATE IS THE SAME….

THE NEW DECAL AND REGION RECEIPTS  ARE ALREADY  IN USE IN SEVERAL COUNTIES……WITH FULL IMPLEMENTATION IN
ALL 120 COUNTIES.....EXPECTED BY THE END OF APRIL……



SCHOOL BOPARD
03/24/15


AT LAST NIGHT’ ALLEN COUNTY  BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING…..THE SCHOOL CALENDAR WAS AMENDED TO MAKE UP
THE NINE DAYS THAT HAVE BEEN MISSED….THE DISTRICT HAD FOUR DAYS BANKED WHICH ARE BEING USED…. ONE MAKE
UP DAY WAS MARCH 16TH….THERE WILL ALSO BE SCHOOL APRIL THIRD, MAY 19TH AND MAY 22ND….THE LAST DAY FOR
STUDENTS  WILL BE MAY 26TH WITH THE LAST DAY FOR TEACHERS…MAY 29TH…..
THE BOARD ALSO HEARD A PRESENTATION ON THE “ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE VIRTUAL AND ALTERNATIVE EDUCATION”
PROGRAM…..
THE BOARD ALSO WENT INTO  CLOSED SESSION TO DISCUSS  THE POSSIBLE SALE OR PURCHASE OF PROPERTY…..



EMERGENCY FOOD & SHELTER FUNDS
03/23/15

ALLEN COUNTY HAS BEEN SELECTED TO RECEIVE  AN AWARD OF 91-HUNDRED 64-DOLLARS IN FEDERAL FUNDS  
THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT  OF HOMELAND SECURITY….FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY…..UNDER THE
EMERGENCY FOOD AND SHELTER NATIONAL BROAD PROGRAM TO SUPPLEMENT EMERGENCY FOOD AND SHELTER
PROGRAMS IN  THE COUNTY…..

A LOCAL BOARD WILL  DETERMINE HOW THE FUNDS AWARDED TO ALLEN COUNTY WILL BE DISTRIBUTED…..AND TO BE
CHOSEN TO RECEIVE FUNDS….LOCAL AGENCIES MUST BE NON-PROFIT OR A UNIT OF GOVERNMENT…..BE ELIGIBLE  TO
RECEIVE FEDERAL  FUNDS…..HAVE AN ACCOUNTING SYSTEM…..PRACTICE  NON-DISCRIMINATION…..HAVE THE CAPACITY
TO DELIVER EMERGENCY FOOD AND/OR SHELTER PROGRAMS……. AND IF THEY ARE A PRIVATE VOLUNTARY  ORGANIZATION
HAVE A VOLUNTARY BOARD….ENTITIES INTERESTED IN APPLYING NE SHOULD CONGTACT COMMUNITY ACTION OF
SOUTHERN KENTUCKY  AT SEVEN-EIGHT-TWO-31-62 FOR AN APPLICATION…..AND THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT AN
APPLICATION IS WEDNESDAY….APRIL-FIRST…..AT FOUR……



ARREST
03/23/15

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT….

OFFICER WAYDE KNOX CHARGED  46 YEAR OLD JEFFERY T. HIGDON OF FIVE-11 SOUTHEAST FIFTH STREET WITH ALCOHOL
INTOXICATION  IN A PUBLIC PLACE-THIRD OR GREATER OFFENSE IN 12-MONTHS……

AND OFFICER KNOX ALSO SERVED A DAVIESS COUNTY WARRANT…..CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR….ON 53 YEAR OLD
LARRY OWENS OF LEITCHFIELD…….



ARREST
03/23/15

AN ARREST REPORTED BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT/…..
DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED 53 YEAR OLD LARRY OWENS OF LEITCHFIELD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-
AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE……



TECH CENTER OPEN HOUSE
03/23/15

AFTER HAVING TO BE CANCELLED LAST  MONTH DUE TO THE WEATHER…..OPEN HOUSE FOR THE NEW 11-MILLION DOLLAR  
ALLEN COUNTY CAREER AND TECHNICAL CENTER WILL BE HELD THIS AFTERNOON FROM THREE-30 TO FIVE-30…..
THE PUBLIC IS INVITED AS THERE  WILL BE STUDENT LED TOURS AND REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED…..



OWENS
03/23/15

51 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY “HOSS” OWENS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED FRIDAY AT COMMONWEALTH REGIONAL SPECIALTY
HOSPITAL…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL
IN UNION CHAPEL CEMETERY….VISITATION  BEGINS AFTER ONE THIS AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..AND
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES……

HE’S SURVIVED BY A BROTHER; ROY OF LEXINGTON….TWO SISTERS; TINA CARVE AND MARY JOHNSON BOTH OF
SCOTTSVILLE….TWO NIECES; HILLARY CARVER OF SCOTTSVILLE AND KAREN FROEDGE OF BOWLING GREEN…..FOUR
NEPHEWS; DEREK TAYLOR,  ZACH AND TOSHA JONES AND CHRIS AND KATLYN JONES ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE AND MIKE AND
MARY FROEDGE OF SUMMER SHADE….AN AUNT; BECKY WRIGHTSMAN OF INDIANA…..AND AN UNCLE; GORDON CARTER AND
WIFE CORDYE OF RUSSELLVILLE…..



SPORTS
03/23/15

THE PATRIOT BASKETBALL TEAM IS GOING TO BE LOOKING FOR A NEW COACH…AS JAMES WILLETT HAS ANNOUNCED HE’S
STEPPING DOWN….
IN HIS SIX SEASONS AT THE HELM…..WILLETT’S TEAMS COMPILED A 79 TO 98 RECORD….AND ADVANCED TO THE FOURTH
REGION TOURNAMENT IN TWENTY-10 AND TWENTY-13……




ARREST
03/20/15

LAST NIGHT AROUND SEVEN…..THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT  RESPONDED TO  REPORTS OF SHOTS FIRED AT
JOE’S CONSIGNMENT SHOP….

ACCORDING TO SERGEANT ADAM REES….OFFICERS ENTERED THE SHOP AND FOUND 52 YEAR OLD JOE TAYLOR OF THREE-
16 NORTH SIXTH INSIDE…..TAYLOR HAD AN OPEN CONTAINER  OF BEER NEXT TO HIM AND A SINGE SHOT SHOT-GUN WAS
LOCATED BEHIND THE COUNTER WITH A LIVE ROUND IN THE CHAMBER…. AND A SPENT  SHOTGUN SHELL  WAS  FOUND IN
THE TRASH CAN NEXT TO WHERE THE SHOTGUN WAS LOCATED….
A WITNESS TOLD OFFICERS THEY OBSERVED TAYLOR  IN AN ARGUMENT  WITH TWO FEMALES……AND AS THEY DROVE
OFF….HE FIRED THE SHOTGUN INTO THE AIR….
TAYLOR WAS LODGED IN  THE ALLEN COUNTY  DETENTION CENTER CHARGED WITH  WANTON ENDANGERMENT  AND
ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE……..



KY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPS
03/20/15

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT  AND TRAINING……KENTUCKY’S FEBRUARY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE PLUNGED
TO FIVE-POINT-TWO –PERCENT…. WHICH WAS THE LOWEST  RATE SINCE  NOVEMBER TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR…. AND
REMAINED BELOW THE NATIONAL RATE FOR THE SEVENTH  MONTH IN A ROW…..

THE COMMONWEALTH’S  FEBRUARY JOBLESS RATE FELL FROM JANUARY’S FIVE-POINT-FIVE PERCENT….AND WAS TWO-
POINT-ONE PERCENTAGE POINTS BELOW THE SEVEN-POINT-THREE PERCENT THAT WAS RECORDED IN FEBRUARY  
TWENY-14…..

THE U-S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE  ALSO  FELL  FROM FIVE-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN JANUARY…..TO FIVE-POINT-FIVE
PERCENT IN FEBRUARY……



HORSE CAVE PLANT EXPANDING
03/20/15

KENTUCKY CHROME WORKS……LOCATED IN HORSE CAVE….HAS ANNOUNCED PLANS TO EXPAND  ITS FACILITY….

K-C-W…WHICH PROVIDES S CHROME  SERVICES FOR THE AUTOMOTIVE  ALUMINUM  ALLOY WHEEL INDUSTRY…..IS
EXPECTED TO CREATE  63-NEW JOBS OVER 10-YEARS….AND INVEST 707-THOUSAND DOLLARS IN THE PROJECT….

KENTUCKY CHROME WORKS….WHICH  BEGAN OPERATION  IN HORSE CAVE IN TWO-THOUSAND-10…..CURRENTLY  
EMPLOYS  59 FULL-TIME WORKERS AND 25 FULL-TIME EQUIVALENTS……




SPORTS
03/20/15

LADY PATRIOT SENIOR  BASKETBALL PLAYER  MORGAN RICH….HAS RECEIVED THE FIRST DONNA MURPHY AWARD…..

NAMED FOR DONNA MURPHY…….WHO PLAYED  BASKETBALL  AT NEWPORT HIGH SCHOOL  AND WENT ON TO BECOME  AN
ALL-AMERICAN….THE AWARD IS GIVEN TO A SENIOR  FEMALE PLAYER  WHO EXEMPLIFIES THE MEANING OF BEING  A GREAT
STUDENT-ATHLETE……

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….
IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL…..THE PATRIOTS ARE ON THE ROAD TO GREENWOOD…..

IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…. THE LADY PATRIOTS WILL PLAY IN THE BIG “M” CHEVROLET CLASSIC  IN ELIZABETHTOWN
TODAY AND TOMORROW…..

IN QUARTER-FINAL ACTION AT THE BOYS SWEET 16…..

OWENSBORO PLAYS HOPKINSVILLE…..
COVINGTON CATHOLIC TAKES ON DOSS……
BALLARD TANGLES  WITH BOYLE COUNTY…..
AND BOWLING GREEN PLAYS CALLOWAY COUNTY…..

AND THE HOT RODS WILL BE HOLDING “FAN FEST” TOMORROW AT BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK…FROM 10 TO ONE…...

THE EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE  PUBLIC……




ARREST
03/19/15


A SCOTTSVILLE RESIDENT WAS CHARGED WITH HAVING  A WEAPON ON SCHOOL PROPERTY BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE……

OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD RESPONDED TO THE PRIMARY  CENTER AFTER A PARENT  CALLED AND SAID THEY SAW A
SUBJECT  GET OUT OF HIS VEHICLE…. WITH A HANDGUN ON HIS SIDE….AND WALK HIS  CHILD INTO THE BUILDING….
THE SUBJECT  WAS LEAVING UPON  OFFICER BRANSFORD’S  ARRIVAL….AND AFTER TALKING WITH HIM…..HE CHARGED 29
YEAR OLD JOHNATHON A. CHERRY OF 78 WADE LANE…..WHO DOES HAVE A CONCEALED CARRY PERMIT…. WITH UNLAWFUL
POSSESSION OF A WEAPON  ON SCHOOL PROPERTY……



FILING DEADLINE
03/19/15


INDIVIDUALS SEEKING TO RUN AS INDEPENDENT…..POLITICAL ORGANIZATION….OR POLITICAL GROUPS CANDIDATES FOR
OFFICES ON THE BALLOT IN THE NOVEMBER  GENERAL ELECTION….MUST FILE THEIR  STATEMENT-OF-CANDIDACY FORMS
NO LATER THAN  APRIL FIRST  AT FOUR EASTERN TIME……

THE REQUIREMENT APPLIES  FOR ALL OFFICES SCHEDULED FOR THE REGULAR ELECTION THIS YEAR WHICH ARE…..
GOVERNOR AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR…..SECRETARY OF STATE…..ATTORNEY GENERAL….AUDITOR OF PUBIC
ACCOUNTS…..COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE….AND TREASURER….
INDEPENDENT….POLITICAL ORGANIZATION…..AND POLITICAL GROUP CANDIDATES  MUST ALSO FILE A PETITION OF
NOMINATION….WITH THE APPROPRIATE  FILING FEE….NO LATER THAT AUGUST 11TH…..

FOR MORE INFORMATION  GO ON-LINE TO S-O-S-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV……



WYATT
03/19/15


81 YEAR OLD TRAVIS CLEON WYATT OF SMITHS GROVE DIED TUESDAY AT GREENVIEW REGIONAL HOSPITAL…..FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN WOOD CEMETERY….
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10 SATURDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; JOYCE WYATT….A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; JACQUELINE AND GREGORY SEATON OF
BOWLING GREEN….AND A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW JEFFERY AND GERTRUD OF FRANKLIN….TWO GRANDCHILDREN
ALSO SURVIVE…..



WYATT
03/19/15


81 YEAR OLD TRAVIS CLEON WYATT OF SMITHS GROVE DIED TUESDAY AT GREENVIEW REGIONAL HOSPITAL…..FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN WOOD CEMETERY….
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10 SATURDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; JOYCE WYATT….A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; JACQUELINE AND GREGORY SEATON OF
BOWLING GREEN….AND A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW JEFFERY AND GERTRUD OF FRANKLIN….TWO GRANDCHILDREN
ALSO SURVIVE…..



HOUSE
03/19/15


81 YEAR OLD BRYAN HOUSE OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) IN PORTLAND….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (FRI) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY WITH
MILITARY HONORS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE THIS AFTERNOON (THURS) AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVE BY A STEP-DAUGHTER; DONNA JOHNSON OF SCOTTSVILLE…HE’S ALSO SURVIVED BY  CAROLYN MCDONALD
OF FRANKLIN AND PEGGY AND JAKE CRAFTON OF TENNESSEE……



SPORTS
03/19/15

AT THE MEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT….
CINCINNATI PLAYS PURDUE AND KENTUCKY TAKES ON HAMPTON…..

AND OPENING ROUND ACTION AT THE BOYS SWEET 16 CONTINUES…..

AS JOHNSON CENTRAL TAKES ON BALLARD…..THEN LEXINGTON CATHOLIC  GOES AGAINST BOYLE  COUNTY…..

AND IN TONIGHT’S SESSION……BOWLING GREEN PLAYS ELLIOTT COUNTY AND KNOTT COUNTY CENTRAL TANGLES WITH
CALLOWAY COUNTY…..




TOP RETIREMENT COMMUNITIES
03/18/15

SMART-ASSET…..AN ONLINE-BASE TECHNOLOGY COMPANY….HAS RELEASED ITS STUDY OF THE “BEST  CITIES TO RETIRE  
IN”…..AND KENTUCKY  IS RANKED SEVENTY….

SOME FOUR-THOUSAND CITIES WERE LOOKED AT SUING FOUR CRITERIA WHICH WERE  INCOME……SALES TAX……THE
NUMBER OF DOCTORS OFFICES PER ONE-THOUSAND  PEOPLE…….AND SOCIAL LIFE  ACTIVITIES INCLUDING RECREATION
CENTERS AND RETIREMENT CENTERS…..
AND INCLUDED IN THE TOP 10  KENTUCKY CITIES TO RETIRE IN ARE CAMPBELLSVILLE AND GLASGOW…….



KY GAS TAX
03/18/15

APRIL FIRST….KENTUCKY’S GAS TAX IS SCHEDULED TO DROP FIVE-POINT-ONE- CENTS….WHICH WOULD BE A 150-MILLION
DOLLAR HIT TO THE COMMONWEALTH’S ROAD FUND….
AND WHEN LEGISLATORS RETURN TO FRANKFORT  MONDAY AND TUESDAY FOR THE FINAL TWO DAYS OF THE GENERAL
ASSEMBLY SESSION….GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR WILL ASK LAWMAKERS  TO PASS A BILL THAT WOULD STABILIZE
KENTUCKY’S DECLINING  GAS TAX…..

THE COMMONWEALTH’S GAS TAX IS TIED TO THE AVERAGE WHOLESALE  PRICE OF GAS….AND IS ADJUSTED EVERY  THREE
MONTHS……

AND FROM TWO-THOUSAND-NINE TO TWO-THOUSAND…KENTUCKY’S GAS TAX INCREASED NINE-POINT-THREE CENTS  PER
GALLON…..BUT COMBINE  WITH A DECREASE IN JANUARY….APRIL’S DECLINE WOULD RESULT A DECREASE OF NINE-POINT-
FOUR  CENTS IN JUST THREE MONTHS…….



FAIRNESS FOR FARMERS
03/18/15

FIRST DISTRICT CONGRESSMAN ED WHITFIELD AND REPRESENTATIVE  RENEE ELLMERS FROM NORTH CAROLINA ARE CO-
SPONSORS OF  “THE FAIRNESS FOR FARMERS ACT”….
WHITFIELD SAID THAT SUBJECTING FARMERS  THAT UTILIZE THE H-TWO-A VISA PROGRAM TO THE OBAMA CARE EMPLOYEE
MANDATE R WILL HAVE A DETRIMENTAL  IMPACT ON THEM….

UNDER THE AFFORDABLE CARE  ACT….EMPLOYERS ARE REQUIRED  TO PROVIDE HEALTH INSURANCE TO ALL WORKERS
OF A BUSINESS THAT EMPLOYEES  MORE THAN 50  “FULL-TIME EQUIVALENT”  WORKERS……WHICH INCLUDES SEASONAL
AGRICULTURAL WORKERS…….
WHITFIELD WENT ON TO SAY THAT ADDING HEALTH CARE COSTS OR PENALTIES  WOULD ONLY MAKE FARMING
OPERATIONS  MORE CHALLENGING AND CONTRIBUTE TO  RISING FOOD PRICES…..



SPORTS
03/18/15

AT THE N-I-T……
VANDERBILT TAKES ON ST. MARY’S…

AND TWO MORE PLAY IN GAMES ARE ON TAP FOR THE MEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT AS BOISE STATE PLAYS DAYTON AND
NORTH FLORIDA TANGLES WITH ROBERT MORRIS……

AND THE BOY’S SWEET 16 BEGINS TODAY AT RUPP ARENA…..
AS COLLINS TAKES ON OWENSBORO….THEN TAYLOR COUNTY PLAYS HOPKINSVILLE……


THE BOYS SWEET 16 CONTINUES TONIGHT AS COVINGTON CATHOLIC  GOES AGAINST CAMPBELL COUNTY AND
WILLAMSBURG TANGLES WITH DOSS…..




HARDEST WORKING CITIES
03/17/15

WALLET-HUB HAS CONDUCTED AN IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF TWENTY-15’s “HARDEST WORKING CITIES IN AMERICA”….AS
THEY EXAMINED 116 OF THE MOST POPULATED U-S CITIES…..USING SEVEN KEY METRICS…..INCLUDING LABOR FORCE
PARTICIPATION RATE…..AVERAGE HOURS WORKED PER WEEK….. AND THE NUMBER  OF WORKERS WITH MULTIPLE JOBS…..

AND THE HARDEST WORKING CITY IN  AMERICA IS ANCHORAGE, ALASKA….WHICH IS FOLLOWED BY VIRGINIA BEACH,
VIRGINIA AND PLANO, TEXAS……
WHILE AT THE BOTTOM OF THE LIST….. BUFFALO, NEW YORK  IS  115TH AND BURLINGTON, VERMONT AS 116TH….
IN THE SURVEY……NASHVILLE CAME IN 30TH……LOUISVILLE IS  56TH…… LEXINGTON IS 76TH…..AND CINCINNATI IS  
90TH……



SENIOR FRAUD
03/17/15

THE KENTUCKY ATTORNEY  GENERAL’S OFFICE AND THE CABINET FOR HEALTH AND FAMILY SERVICES…..DEPARTMENT
FOR AGING AND INDEPENDENT LIVING….. ARE WARNING  RESIDENTS OF A PHONE SCAM TARGETING SENIORS…..
THEY HAVE RECEIVED  MULTIPLE REPORTS  OF AN INDIVIDUAL OR INDIVIDUALS…..WHO FALSELY IDENTIFY THEMSELVES  AS
REPRESENTATIVES OF THE “DIVISION OF AGING”…..OFFERING A COMPLEMENTARY  “LIFE ALERT SYSTEM”  PAID FOR THE  
COMMONWEALTH….THE CALLERS TELL CONSUMERS ALL THEY NEED TO DO TO RECEIVE  THIS SERVICE IS VERIFY SOME
PERSONAL INFORMATION…….
BOTH AGENCIES SAY THIS IS A SCAM…..THE “DIVISION OF AGING” IS NOT INVOLVED AND WOULD NOT CALL SENIORS AT
HOME TO REQUEST PERSONNEL INFORMATION… IF YOU  RECEIVE SUCH  A CALL….DO NOT GIVE OUT ANY PERSONNEL
INFORMATION….HANG UP THE PHONE…..AND CONTACT YOUR  LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT  AGENCY OR THE ATTORNEY
GENERAL’S CONSUMER PROTECTION HOTLINE AT EIGHT-EIGHT-EIGHT-FOUR-THREE-TWO-92-57…..



ARREST
03/17/15

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE……

OFFICER WAYDE KNOX CHARGED 20 YEAR OLD BRANDON L. STINSON OF 70-38 FRANKLIN ROAD WITH POSSESSION OF
DRUG PARAPHERNALIA….AND ALSO SERVED A WARRANT ON STINSON CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…..

AND 52 YEAR OLD CLIFFORD J. TAYLOR OF THREE-16 NORTH SIXTH WAS CHARGED BY SERGEANT ADAM REES WITH
ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE…….



ARREST
03/17/15

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

DEPUTY DWIGHT KEEN CHARGED 25 YEAR OLD ANGELINA H. HOOD OF SIX-13 WEST MAIN WITH PUBLIC INTOXICATION,
POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA…….




BEWLEY
03/17/15

44 YEAR OLD PAMILA DESMON BEWLEY OF PORTLAND DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN FOUNTAIN RUN
CEMETERY……VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE THIS AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME…. AND EXPRESSIONS OF
SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; JEFF BEWLEY…..THREE DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; JERRICA TODD OF BOWLING
GREEN AND CHELSEA AND CHRIS BOWERS AND ASHLEY BEWLEY ALL OF TENNESSEE….HER FATHER;  RAY DESMON AND
WIFE JOYCE OF SCOTTSVILLE….A BROTHER  AND SISTER-IN-LAW; BUBBA AND PAM DESMON OF AUBURN….AND TWO
SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; VICTORIA AND GEORGE OVITT OF FLORIDA AND BECKY MATTHEWS OF TENNESSEE…..AND
A GRANDCHILD ALSO  SURVIVES……



SARVER
03/17/15

90 YEAR OLD DONALD R. SARVER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY  AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) MORING AT 10 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN MT. PLEASANT
CEMETERY WITH MILITARY HONORS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE THIS AFTERNOON (TUES)  AT THE FUNERAL
HOME…AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY OR THE
OLIVE BRANCH MISSION……

HE’S SURVIVED BY A SISTER-IN-LAW; MATTIE SARVER….AND A NEPHEW; RICHARD SARVER BOTH OF LOUISVILLE…AND TWO
NIECES; PHYLLIS WEBB OF SHELBYVILLE AND PENNY SARVER OF LOUISVILLE….AND PATTY MCELFRESH OF
SCOTTSVILLE……



MILLER
03/16/15
4:05PM

68 YEAR OLD JUNE DOCKERY MILLER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY  AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY MORNING AT 11 AT  GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN BEECH GROVE
CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME….AND EXPRESSIONS OF
SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON; BILLY….AND A DAUGHTER SHELLEY JENT BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE…..THREE BROTHERS AND
SISTERS-IN-LAW; VERNON AND PAT DOCKERY OF SCOTTSVILLE AND LINDELL AND KAY DOCKERY AND MIKE AND NANCY
DOCKERY ALL OF ILLINOIS….AND SEVEN SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW; SHIRLEY AND TOM BURGRESS, JUDY DOCKERY,
CONNIE AND BARRY COLLINS, DEBBIE AND GREG SMIDDY, JUANITA AND DAVID RYAN AND KATHY AND WAYNE WORTHEN  
ALL OF ILLINOIS  AND BRENDA AND MERL HAYSE OF MISSOURI…..THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GRANDCHILD
ALSO SURVIVE…….




SPORTS
03/17/15

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…..THE LADY PATRIOTS BEAT SOUTH WARREN NINE TO SEVEN……

THE FIELD FOR THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT WAS ANNOUNCED LAST NIGHT…..AND TENNESSEE…..
KENTUCKY……LOUISVILLE…..AND THE LADY TOPPERS WILL BE PLAYING IN THIS YEAR’S TOURNAMENT…..




NATIONAL AG DAY
03/16/15

WEDNESDAY IS “NATIONAL AGRICULTURE DAY”….WHICH IS A DAY SET ASIDE TO HIGHLIGHT THE MANY WAYS AMERICA’S  
FOOD SYSTEM  IMPROVES  THE QUALITY PF LIFE FOR EVERYONE….

NATIONAL AGRICULTURE  DAY HAS BEEN CELEBRATED FOR MORE THAN 40 YEARS…..BUT IT’S IMPORTANT TO POINT  OUT
THAT TODAY’S FARMERS GROW TWICE AS MUCH FOOD AT THEIR PARENTS DID  USING LESS LAND…..WATER….. AND
ENERGY…..

APPROXIMATELY  90-PERCENT OF THE FARMS  IN THE U-S ARE OPERATED BY FAMILIES  OR INDIVIDUALS…..YET
AGRICULTURE  IS ONE OF THE FEW REMAINING INDUSTRIES IN THIS COUNTY WITH A POSITIVE BALANCE  OF TRADE….AS
LAST MONTH THE AGRICULTURAL  TRADE SURPLUS  FOR THE U-S WAS FORECAST AT 23-BILLION DOLLARS…….



ARREST
03/16/15

AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..SERGEANT ADAM REES SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING DRIVING
UNDER THE INFLUENCE, OPERATING ON A SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATORS LICENSE, OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER
IN VEHICLE, TWO-COUNTS OF NO INSURANCE, IMPROPER DISPLAY OF REGISTRATION PLATES, NO REGISTRATION PLATES,
CARELESS DRIVING AND NO OPERATOR’S  LICENSE ON 19 YEAR OLD STEVEN K. HAMMOCK OF NINE-11 BROWNSFORD
ROAD……




ARREST
03/16/15
06:05AM

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTED IN DEPUTY DANNY WILSON CHARGING  20
YEAR OLD SCOTTY FERGUSON OF PORTLAND WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, CARELESS DRIVING AND OPERATING
ON A SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATOR’S LICENSE…..

AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP…..DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED 43 YEAR OLD RICKY MORRIS OF PORTLAND WITH DRIVING
UNDER THE INFLUENCE……

33 YEAR OLD JENNIFER JONES OF SMITHS GROVE WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY WILSON ON WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE
TO APPEAR AND THEFT BY DECEPTION…..

AND DEPUTY TABBERT CITED A 20-YEAR OLD WITH OPERATING AN A-T-V ON THE ROADWAY




KYHEALTHNOW REPORT
03/16/15
08:05AAM

THE KENTUCKY-HEALTH-NOW INITIATIVE WAS LAUNCHED LAST YEAR….AND  THE INITIATIVE HAS MADE  SIGNIFICANT
PROGRESS IN ITS FIRST YEAR….AS MEASURABLE IMPROVEMENTS HAVE BEEN  MADE IN SIX OF SEVEN MAJOR GOALS….

MORE KENTUCKIANS NOW HAVE HEALTH  INSURANCE…..ARE COVED BY SMOKE-FREE POLICIES….CAN ACCESS PHYSICAL
ACTIVITY RESOURCES…..SEEK CARE FOR HEART DISEASE  AND CANCER PREVENTION….AND GET DENTAL SERVICES…..

KENTUCKY-HEATH-NOW  NOT ONLY IDENTIFIES  THE MAJOR ISSUES AFFECTING THE HEALTH OF KENTUCKIANS….BUT IT
ALSO PROVIDES ACHIEVABLE STRATEGIES  THAT WILL HELP THE COMMONWEALTH BECOME A HEALTHIER  STATE…..




MEETINGS
03/16/15
06:05AM

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…..

THE ALLEN COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT 5-15…. AND GRAHAM LODGE AND THE HISTORICAL
SOCIETY BOTH MET TONIGHT AT 7…..

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4 THE HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCIL MEETS….

THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 4 THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP MEET AND THE D-A-V
AND LADIES AUXILIARY MEET THURSDAY NIGHT AT 7




SPORTS
03/16/15

IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME OF THE GIRL’S SWEET 16 YESTERDAY….THE LADY PATRIOTS CAME UP A LITTLE SHORT AS
THEY DROPPED A 35 TO 32 DECISION TO HOLY CROSS…..

LADY PATRIOTS NAMED TO THE ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM ARE MORGAN RICH….SAVANNAH GREGORY…..AND HOLLY
ROBINSON…..


THE FIELD  FOR THE MEN’S N-I-T AND N-C-A-A TOURNAMENTS HAVE BEEN SET….

VANDERBILT AND MURRAY STATE WILL BE PLAYING IN THE N-I-T….  

WHILE KENTUCKY….CINCINNATI, BELMONT AND LOUISVILLE  WILL COMPETE IN THE N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT……




SCHOOL CALENDAR
03/13/15

MAKE SURE TO MAKE THIS CHANGE IN YOUR ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL CALENDAR….
THE CALENDAR SHOWS THIS COMING MONDAY…..MARCH 16TH…..AS  A PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT  DAY FOR
TEACHERS….WITH STUDENTS  HAVING THE DAY OFF…..
HOWEVER…..TO MAKE UP ONE OF THE DAYS THAT HAVE BEEN MISSED…..THERE WILL BE SCHOOL IN THE ALLEN COUNTY  
SCHOOL DISTRICT….THIS COMING MONDAY……MARCH 16TH……..



03/13/15
3:05PM

88 YEAR OLD SHIRLEY FAYE PITCHFORD SPEARS DIED TODAY (FRI) AT HOSPICE HOUSE IN BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL
SERVICES FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE TUESDAY MORING AT 11 AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH
BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS  AFTER FIVE MONDAY AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME….
AND MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO HOSPICE  OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; DEBORAH AND ROBERT BASHORE OF LOUISVILLE AND DANNA
AND MICHEL WILSON OF BOWLING GREEN….THREE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
03/1/15

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY….IN
JANUARY….WAS FIVE-POINT-SIX  PERCENT…..WHICH WAS DOWN FROM THE EIGHT-POINT-TWO PERCENT RECORDED  IN
JANUARY TWENTY-14…….

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



SPORTS
03/13/15

THE LADY PATRIOTS PLAYED IN THE FIRST ROUND OF THE SWEET 16  LAST NIGHT…… AGAINST FRANKLIN COUNTY…..AND
CAME AWAY WITH A  52 TO 32…

THE LADY PATRIOTS NEXT GAME WILL BE TONIGHT AT EIGHT……


THE BASKETBALL COURT…..AT THE CORE….WILL BE CLOSED TOMORROW FOR A PRIVATE TOURNAMENT…..HOWEVER…..
THE TRACK WILL BE OPEN……  .




STAFFORD
03/12/15


63 YEAR OLD PATSY GAIL HUNTSMAN STAFFORD OF LAFAYETTE  DIED TUESDAY AT SUMNER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER…..
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (FRI) AT 12NOON AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ROBERTS
TABERNACLE CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS TONIGHT (THURS) AT SIX AT THE FUNERAL HOME.…..IN LIEU OF FLOWERS….
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM  OF DONATION FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND CHARLES STAFFORD….HER MOTHER; DOROTHY HUNTSMAN OF BOWLING GREEN…..
TWO SONS; JAMES HUNTSMAN OF TENNESSEE AND TIMOTHY STAFFORD OF INDIANA…..A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW;
ANITA AND DARYL HILL OF LAFAYETTE….AND A BROTHER-IN-LAW; LARRY WILLIAMS OF MORGANTOWN…..THREE
GRANDCHILDREN AND SIX GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN  ALSO SURVIVE…….






CITIES WITH WEIGHT PROBLEMS
03/12/15


WITH AMERICANS SPENDING UP TO 210-BILLION DOLLARS ANNUALLY ON OBESITY  RELATED MEDICAL TREATMENT…..
WALLET-HUB  CONDUCTED AN IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF TWENTY-15’s “100 METRO AREAS WITH THE BIGGEST AND SMALLEST
WEIGH PROBLEMS”….

12-KEY METRICS WERE USED….INCLUDING THE PERCENTAGE OF ADULTS AND HIGH  SCHOOL STUDENTS  WHO ARE
OBESE AND THE PERCENTAGE OF PEOPLE WHO ARE PHYSICALLY  INACTIVE….
THE CITY WITH THE  SMALLEST WEIGHT PROBLEM IS PROVO, UTAH…WHICH IS FOLLOWED BY COLORADO SPRINGS  AND
SAN JOSE… AT THE BOTTOM OF THE LIST  ARE YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO IN 99TH AND SHREVEPORT  AT 100TH…..
CINCINNATI CAME IN 39TH…WITH THE LEXINGTON/FAYETTE COUNTY AREA AT 56TH….THE NASHVILLE/DAVIDSON COUNTY
AREA IS 61ST…..AND THE LOUISVILLE/JEFFERSON COUNTY ARE IS 77TH……





ARREST
03/12/15


MONDAY…..THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT ARRESTED 20 YEAR OLD JOESHAWN STARKS OF BOWLING
GREEN….AFTER ANSWERING A CRAIGSLIST AD FOR A PERSON  WANTING TO SELL CELL PHONES….

THE AD WAS SIMILAR TO AN AD USED PRIOR TO A ROBBERY ON MARCH SIXTH….
AFTER ARRANGING A MEETING….UNDERCOVER OFFICERS ARRESTED STARKS IN THE LAUNDRY FACILITY  OF REGENCY
PARK APARTMENTS……




GIRLS SWEET 16
03/12/15


AND OPENING ROUND ACTION CONTINUES AT THE GIRL’S SWEET 16…..
TONIGHT…..THE LADY PATIOS PLAY FRANKLIN COUNTY AT 6:30 AND THEN GRAVES COUNTY TANGLES WITH SIMON
KENTON….. JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION  FROM THE LADY PATRIOT  GAME ON 99-POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM…..
WVLE…. STARTING AT SIX-TEN  TONIGHT…….




ARREST-HART
03/11/15

STATE POLICE  RESPONDED TO A RESIDENCE IN HART COUNTY TO REPORTS OF  A DISTURBANCE   BETWEEN A BROTHER
AND SISTER…….

UPON ARRIVAL THE MALE SUBJECT FLED…BUT WAS LOCATED  A SHORT TIME LATER…. AND THE INVESTIGATION  ALSO
TURNED UP SEVERAL COMPONENTS USED TO MANUFACTURE  METH …..

28 YEAR OLD JUSTIN DUPIN AND 21 YEAR OLD BRIDGETT HAYWOOD….BOTH OF UPTON….. WERE CHARGED WITH
MANUFACTURING METH…..
DUPIN WAS ALSO CHARGED  WITH ALCOHOL INTOXICATION  AND FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE……



STATE REVENUES INCREASE
03/11/15

THE COMMONWEALTH’S GENERAL FUND RECEIPTS ROSE 14-POINT-THREE PERCENT IN FEBRUARY WHEN COMPARED TO
FEBRUARY  OF TWEENTY14….
FOR AN INCREASE OF 83-MILLION DOLLARS….AND TOTAL REVENUES FOR THE MONTH WERE 661-MILLION…COMPARED TO
578-MILLION IN FEBRUARY  OF LAST YEAR….
RECEIPTS HAVE NOW GROWN  FOUR-PERCENT FOR THE FIRST EIGHT MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR….

THE OFFICIAL REVENUE ESTIMATE REQUIRES THREE-POINT-SIX PERCENT REVENUE GROWTH FOR THE FISCAL YEAR…..
WHICH MEANS TO MEET THAT ESTIMATE…..RECEIPTS  MUST  GROW TWO-POINT-EIGHT PERCENT OVER THE LAST FOUR
MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR……



ACCIDENT
03/11/15
06:05AM

STATE POLICE INVESTIGATED  AN ACCIDENT YESTERDAY AFTERNOON….ON I-65 AT THE 73 MILE MARKER NORTHBOUND….
THAT INJURED ON PERSON….

A TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR MERCEDES  UTILITY VAN….OPERATED BY54 YEAR OLD ROGER MORGAN OF LOUISVILLE…..LEFT
THE ROADWAY….STRUCK A GUARD RAIL….AND THEN OVERTURNED…COMING TO REST ON ITS SIDE….
MORGAN WAS EXTRICATED FROM THE VEHICLE  AND THEN TRANSPORTED TO HARDIN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL……




KEEN
03/11/15

51 YEAR OLD KEENAN RHAE KEEN DIED YESTERDAY (WED)…..AND A MEMORIAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD AT A LATER
DATE……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS FATHER; KENNETH KEEN OF ADOLPHUS…..A SON; EDWARD SIDDENS OF SCOTTSVILLE…..FOUR
DAUGHTERS; KATHERINE ADAMS OF SOMERSET, AMBER MAYES OF FRANKLIN, KEANNA KEEN AND BETH ANN MANDRELL
BOTH OF ADOLPHUS…..AND KAMRYN KEEN OF INDIANA….AND A HALF-SISTER; DEBBIE HENSLEY AND HUSBAND RICHARD
OF JACKSON…..FOUR GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



RIDDLE
03/11/15
06:05AM

79 YEAR OLD HELEN JOHNSON RIDDLE OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (THURS) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN
COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE THIS AFTERNOON (WED) AT  THE FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; BRO. JAMES RIDDLE….TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; REV. EUGENE AND
TERESA JOHNSON OF GLASGOW AND RE. LONNIE AND DARLA JOHNSON OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND TWO SISTERS; BETTY
GRAVES OF SCOTTSVILLE AND LOIS HANEY OF FRANKLIN…..FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN
ALSO SURVIVE……



SPORTS
03/11/15

THE GIRL’S SWEET 16 STARTS TODAY AT DIDDLE AREA…..

AT NOON….HENDERSON  COUNTY GOES AGAINST  ASHLAND BLAZER AND THEN MERCY TAKES ON MALE…..

AND YOU CAN HEAR THE TOURNAMENT  ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50….. WLCK….STARTING AT 11-45 THIS MORNING……

FORMER TITANS QUARTERBACK JACK LOCKER ANNOUNCED  HIS RETIREMENT YESTERDAY…..

DURING HIS FOUR YEAR CAREER…..LOCKER WHO WAS PLAGUES BY INJURIES…. PLAYED IN 30-GAMES AND MISSED MOST
OF THE TWENTY-14 SEASON……….




HUGHES
03/10/15

79 YEAR OLD JAMES EDISON HUGHES OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT HIS RESIDENCE…..GRAVESIDE
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; LINDA HUGHES….AND TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; CONNIE AND HOWARD GOODMAN
AND LEIGH AND WESLEY COSTELLO…..FOUR GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



CARTER
03/10/15

79 YEAR OLD CHARLES WILLIAM CARTER, SENIOR OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT GREENVIEW NURSING AND
REHAB CENTER….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT THREE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH
BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE THIS AFTERNOON (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL  
HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; CHARLES AND BECK, DAVID AND AMANDA AND TIMOTHY AND
VICKIE….AND A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; LORETTA AND WAYNE WALLACE ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….SIX GRANDCHILDREN
AND FOUR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



KY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROP
03/10/15

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..KENTUCKY’S  ANNUAL UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE FELL FROM
EIGHT-PERCENT IN TWENTY-13…. TO SIX-POINT-FIVE PERCENT LAST YEAR…..
THIS WAS THE LOWEST ANNUAL JOBLESS RATE FOR THE COMMONWEALTH SINCE TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT WHEN IT WAS A
PRE-RECESSION SIX-POINT-FOUR PERCENT….

LAST YEAR…..KENTUCKY  ADDED NONFARM JOBS AT A PACE JUST SORT OF THE HECTIC EXPANSION OF THE DOT-COM  ERA
15-YEARS AGO….ONE OUT OF FIVE  NEW JOBS WAS IN MANUFACTURING AND THE UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE CONTINUED TO
DROP THROUGHOUT  TWENTY-14….

THE U-S JOBLESS RATE ALSO FELL TO SIX-POINT-TWO PERCENT LAST YEAR….WHICH WAS DOWN FROM SEVEN-POINT-SIX  
PERCENT IN TWO-THOUSAND-13……




BODY OF MISSING ALLEN COUNTY  MAN FOUND
03/10/15

THE BODY OF AN ALLEN COUNTY  MAN…..WHO WAS REPORTED MISSING LAST WEDNESDAY….WAS LOCATED LAST NIGHT IN
A CREEK IN ADOLPHUS…..

AFTER A COUPLE OF HOURS….DIVERS RECOVERED THE BODY OF KEENAN KEEN AROUND SIX-30 LAST NIGHT…..

AS THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES…..THEY BODY HAS BEEN TURNED OVER  TO THE CORONER TO DETERMINE  THE
OFFICIAL  CAUSE OF DEATH……



CITY COUINCIL
03/10/15

AT LAST NIGHT’S SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING….SECOND READING WAS GIVEN TO AN ORDINANCE TO INCREASE  
THE INSURANCE PREMIUM TAX RATE….WHICH HADN’T  CHANGED SINCE IS WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1984…. FROM FOUR TO
SIX PERCENT…. THE ORDINANCE ALSO INCLUDES  A 10-PERCENT PENALTY ON INSURANCE COMPANIES  WHO FAIL TO  
MAKE THEIR PAYMENTS TO THE CITY ON TIME…..
SECOND READING WAS ALSO GIVE TO AN ORDINANCE TO REZONE A  TRACT OF LAND….LOCATED  AT FIVE-ZERO-TWO
NORTH FOURTH STREET….FROM SINGLE FAMILY  TO MULTI-FAMILY…..
AND FOUR BIDS WERE RECEIVED  FOR LANDSCAPING MAINTENANCE….THEY RANGED FROM  16-THOUSAND   416-DOLLARS  
TO  35-THOUSAND  277-DOLLARS….THE BIDS WILL BE REVIEWED  AND A RECOMMENDATION WILL BE MADE TO THE
COUNCIL………..



SPORTS
03/10/15


THE LADY PATRIOTS BEGIN PLAY IN THE SWEET 16 THURSDAY NIGHT….AND TICKETS FOR THE TWO-GAME OPENING  
ROUND SESSION WILL GO ON SALE AT THE HIGH SCHOOL TOMORROW MORNING AT NINE-45…..APPROXIMATELY  325
ADVANCE TICKETS  WILL BE ON SALE  FOR 10-DOLALR EACH….
TICKETS AT THE DOOR  WILL BE 13-DOLLARS FOR UPPER ARENA  SEATING  AND 18-DOLLARS  FOR LOWER ARENA…..
EVERYONE TWO AND ABOVE WILL NEED A TICKETS AND NO COACHES OR ADMINISTRATORS  CARDS WILL BE ACCEPTED…..

AND THE COMMUNITY IS  INVITED TO ATTEND A SEND-OF CELEBRATION  TOMORROW MORNING AT NINE-15 IN PATRIOT  
GYM…….



AT THE BOY’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT LAST  NIGHT….WARREN CENTRAL BEAT MONROE COUNTY 68 TO 51 AND IT
TOOK OVERTIME FOR BOWLING GREEN TO GET PAST BARREN COUNTY  68 TO 67…..

SO IN TONIGHT’S CHAMPIONSHIP GAME….WARREN CENTRAL TAKES ON BOWLING GREEN……



PHILIPS
3/10/2015

83 YEAR OLD ELEANOR ANN PHILIPS OF ADOLPUS DIED SUNDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…GRAVESIDE
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT 1 AT THE ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS…VISITATION WILL BE
WEDNESDAY MORNING AFTER 9 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND LEN OF ADOLPHUS…TWO SONSEDWARD OF FLORIDA AND LENNY AND HIS WIFE KATHY
OF WOODBURN…A DAUGHTER AND SON IN LAW FRANCES AND ROBERT JOHNSON OF FLORIDA…AND A SISTER BARBRA
WILKIN OF FLORIDA
6 GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT GRANDSON ALSO SURVIVE



NETHERTON
3/10/2015


75 YEAR OLD RUTH SUE NETHERTON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT SUMMER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER OF
GALLATIN TN……FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW(WED) MORNING AT 10 AT PLEASANT FIELD FULL GOSPEL
CHURCH……WITH BURIAL IN MT ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY……VISITATION WILL BE AFTER 11 THIS
AFTERNOON AND AFTER 7 TOMORROW (WED) MORNING AT THE CHURCH

SHE IS SURVIVED BY 2 SONS AND DAUGHTER IN LAWS…JAMES AND MELISSA…AND JERRY AND PATTY ALL OF
SCOTTTSVILLE AND HER SON RICKY OF TENNESSEE…… A BROTHER AND SISTER IN LAW CHARLES AND VADA OF
SCOTTSVILLE……AND TWO SISTERS JUDY TURNER OF ADOLPHUS AND PAULINE EUBANK OF INDIANA 7 GREAT
GRANDCHILDREN AND 5 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVEP



POETRY OUTLOUD FINALS
03/09/15


15 SCHOOL CHAMPIONS WILL BE COMPETING  IN THE “POETRY OUT LOUD” SATE COMPETITION THIS THURSDAY IN
FRANKFORT….

“POETRY OUT LOUD”  IS A POETRY RECITATION CONTEST…WHERE EACH STUDENT  IS JUDGED  ON THE RECITATION OF
TWO POEMS…..WHICH ARE SELECTED BY THE STUDENT  AND THEIR TEACHERS FROM A PREAPPROVED LIST OF WORKS….

AMONG THOSE COMPETING ARE  SIERRA DESHANE FROM ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL AND KALEB TRENT
FROM HART COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL…..

THE STATE WINNER WILL ADVANCE ONTO THE NATIONAL FINALS…WHICH WILL BE HELD APRIL 28TH AND 29TH…..IN
WASHINGTON D-C……..



GUILTY PLEA
03/09/15


A MAN INVOLVED IN A SCHEME TO DEFRAUD  INVESTORS OF MORE THAN THREE-MILLION DOLLARS…THRU A SCAM
INVOLVING  OIL WELLS….HAS PLEAD GUILTY…

ACCORDING  TO THE  HERALD-LEADER….MARK CONWELL ADMITTED HIS ROLE IN THE SCHEME WAS TO ACT AS THE
OPERATOR OF THE WELLS IN BARREN….. CUMBERLAND….AND MONROE COUNTIES….WHILE OTHERS SOLD BOGUS
INVESTMENTS IN THE WELLS ACROSS THE COTY…..
CORNWELL HAS PLEAD GUILTY TO SECURITIES  FRAUND….AND FACES UP TO 20-YERS IN PRISON…..



PRESIDENTIAL CAUCUS
03/09/15



THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE KENTUCKY REPUBLICAN PARTY….ON A UNANIMOUS VOTE…..HAS APPROVED  HOLDING
A PRESIDENTIAL  CAUCUS  IN PLACE OF A PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY IN TWENTY-16….

THE MOVE WOULD ALLOW SENATOR RAND PAUL TO RUN FOR PRESIDENT AND RE-ELECTION TO HIS SENATE SEAT IN THE
SAME ELECTION……

THE RULES FOR THE CAUCUS STILL HAVE TO BE WRITTEN AND APPROVED AND THE  CAUCUS  WOULD BE HELD ON A
DIFFERENT DATE THAN THE PRIMARY ELECTION……
PAUL SAYS HE WILL MAKE A DECISION  IN THE NEXT COUPLE OF MONTHS IF HE WILL RU FOR PRESIDENT OR NOT…..



GOVERNOR’S EMERGENCY ORDER
03/09/15

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR’S  EMERGENCY ORDER….PERTAINING TO TRUCK DRIVERS RESPONDING TO WINTER STORM
RELIEF EFFORTS….HAS BEEN POSTED ON THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION  CABINET’S WEBSITE…..TO ALLOW DRIVER’S
TO DOWNLOAD  THE ORDER….AS THEY ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE A COPY OF IT IN THE CAB OF THEIR TRUCK…

THE ORDER….TEMPORARILY RELIEVES DRIVERS OF COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLES FROM RESTRICTIONS  ON HOURS OF
SERVICE…..CERTAIN PERMIT FEES….AND OTHER RESTRICTIONS  WHILE THEY ARE TRANSPORTING  RELIEF SUPPLIES OR
RESPONDING TO RESTORE POWER  AND REMOVE DEBRIS….

RELIEF  SUPPLIES  INCLUDE FOOD….WATER….MEDICINE….PROPANE….AND OTHER COMMODITIES….AND THEY ALSO
INCLUDE HAY…..WATER… FORAGE…. AND OTHER SUPPLIES FOR LIVESTOCK…...




SPORTS
03/09/15

THE LADY PATRIOTS CLAIMED THE FOURTH REGION BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP YESTERDAY WITH A 58 TO 39 WIN OVER
BOWLING GREEN…..


THE LADY PATRIOTS  BEGIN PLAY  IN THE SWEET 16 THURSDAY NIGHT  SIX-30 AS THEY TAKE ON FRANKLIN COUNTY……


THE BOY’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT  CONTINUES TONIGHT  DIDDLE ARENA  .WITH SEMI-FINAL GAMES…..

AS BARREN COUNTY PLAYS BOWLING GREEN AND WARREN CENTRAL TANGLES WITH MONROE COUNTY……




INJURY ACCIDENT
3-6-15



ICY I-65 CAUSED A SINGLE VEHICLE ACCIDENT YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) AFTERNOON…..

KENTUCKY STATE POLICE SAID 20-YEAR-OLD MORGAN KRUPT OF TIFFIN OHIO WAS AT THE 20 MILE MARKER WHEN SHE HIT
A PATCH OF ICE AND LOST CONTROL OF HER 02’ FORD FOCUS AND IT WENT OFF THE RIGHT SHOULDER, OVERTURNED
SEVERAL TIMES COMING TO A REST UPRIGHT….
KRUPT, WHO WAS WEARING HER SEATBELT WAS TRANSPORTED BY EMS TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN
FOR TREATMENT AND RELEASED…  



ARREST
03/06/15


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

SERGEANT CHAD FOSTER CHARGED 24 YEAR OLD JUSTIN L. JONES OF 100 DOGWOOD TRACE WITH VIOLATION OF A
KENTUCKY E-P-O/D-V-O…….



ARRESTS
03/06/15


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

DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER  SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 23 YEAR OLD SPENCER B. KING OF 60-
89 OLD GLASGOW ROAD….

AND AT THE ALLEN COUNTY DETENTION  CENTER….DEPUTY CARTER SERVED A FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE WARRANT ON 42
YEAR OLD RICHARD FRAIZER OF ALABAMA……



CLOSINGS
03/06/15
12NOON

BARREN RIVER STATE PARK CLOSED
ALL CAMPUSES OF THE SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY COMMUNITY & TECHNICAL COLLEGE CLOSED
THE CORE OPEN  UNTIL 6 TONIGHT….FUN COMPANY OPEN UNTIL 5-30, POOL IS OPEN  8 & FITNESS CLASSES ARE
CANCELLED
MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK IS OPEN WITH LIMITED CAVE TOURS
SVILLE CITY TRASH ROUTES WILL NOT RUN TODAY & WILL BE BACK ON REGULAR SCHEDULE MONDAY
WKU GLASGOW CAMPUS CLOSED
SINGING AT REDEMPTION WORSHIP CENTER SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT CANCELLED
ALL BALL GAME AT THE REC CENTER FOR TONIGHT CANCELLED & TOMORROW’S GAMES WILL BE PLAYED ON A 3-HOUR
DELAY




KY UNEMPLOYMENT
03/06/15

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT  AND TRAINING….THE COMMONWEALTH’S JANUARY UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE
OF FIVE-POINT-FIVE PERCENT IS BELOW THE NATIONAL  RATE OF FIVE-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT….
THE JANUARY JOBLESS RATE ALSO MATCHED  DECEMBER’S  FIVE-POINT-FIVE PERCENT…..AND WAS TWO-PERCENTAGE
POINTS BELOW  THE SEVEN-POINT-FIVE PERCENT RECORDED IN JANUARY OF TWENY-14…..

THE U-S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE OF FIVE-POINT-SEVEN-PERCENT  WAS AN INCREASE  FROM THE DECEMBER RATE OF FIVE-
POINT-SIX PERCENT……



SPORTS
03/06/15

TICKETS FOR THE LADY PATRIOT’S REGIONAL SEMI-FINAL GAME TOMORROW NIGHT WILL BE ON SALE IN THE HIGH SCHOOL
LOBBY FROM 10 UNTIL ONE TODAY….

ADVANCE TICKETS ARE SIX-DOLLARS….AND TICKETS AT THE DOOR ARE EIGHT-DOLLARS……


THE BOY’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT BEGINS TONIGHT AS RUSSELL COUNTY PLAYS WARREN CENTRAL AND
BOWLING GREEN TAKES ON CLINTON COUNTY……




CLEAR AROUND MAIL BOXES
03/05/15

THE POSTAL SERVICE IS ASKING RESIDENTIAL AND BUSINESS CUSTOMERS  TO CLEAR THEIR MAIL BOX AREA OF SNOW….
SLEET…SLUSH…ICE….AND DEBRIS…. INCLUDING NEARBY SIDEWALKS…..STEPS…..AND PORCHES…..

LETTER CARRIERS WILL DO THEIR BEST TO MAKE DELIVERIES TO ALL ADDRESSES……BUT  IF MAILBOXES ARE BLOCKED
OFF AND CONDITIONS TOO DIFFICULT….LETTER CARRIERS  MUST ALWAYS CONSIDER  SAFETY AND ACCESSIBILITY FIRST….
AND THEY ARE INSTRUCTED NOT TO DELIVER  TO MAILBOXES AND LOCATIONS WHICH ARE TOO HAZARDOUS OR UNSAFE TO
ACCESS……



CHILD VICTIMS TRUST
03/05/15

KENTUCKIANS  FILING THEIR TAX RETURNS  ARE REMINDED THEY CAN  HELP SUPPORT CHILD  SEXUAL ABUSE
PREVENTION  PROGRAMS IN THE COMMONWEAL THRU THE KENTUCKY INCOME TAX REFUND  CHECK OFF PROGRAM….

LOCATED IN THE “FUND CONTRIBUTIONS” SECTION OF THE KENTUCKY INCOME TAX FORM….THE CHECK OFF ALLOWS
KENTUCKIANS  TO MAKE A TAX-DEDUCTABLE  DONATION  TO THE CHILD VICTIMS’ TRUST FUND…..WHICH WAS ESTABLISHED
IN 1985 AND IS A NONPROFIT  PROGRAM THAT PROVIDES LOCAL COMMUNITIES  WITH FUNDING FOR CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE
PREVENTION PROGRAMS……

IN FISCAL YEAR TWENTY-14…..THE  TRUST FUND AWARDED 192-THOUSAND DOLLARS  TO CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION  
PROGRAMS IN THE COMMONWEALTH…..AND ALSO DISTRIBUTED  88-THOUSAND  DOLLARS TO HELP COVER THE COST OF
CHILD SEXUAL  ABUSE  MEDICAL EXAMS…..



VEHICLE-BUGGY ACCIDENT
03/05/15

THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO AN ACCIDENT ON HIGHWAY 12-97 YESTERDAY THAT
INJURED ONE PERSON….

REPORTEDLY….21 YEAR OLD VITORIA FLINCHUM OF GLASGOW STRUCK THE REAR OF A BUGGY…..OPERATED BY  53 YEAR
OLD ELI YODER….WITH HER TWO-THOUSAND-NINE MAZDA….
YODER WAS TRANSPORTED  TO T-J SAMSON HOSPITAL  FOR TREATMENT…..




FERRY ACCIDENT
03/05/15

THE VICTIMS OF AN ACCIDENT IN MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK TUESDAY HAVE BEEN IDENTIFIED AST  DONALD RAY
MEREDITH AND MICHELLE A. MEREDITH….BOTH OF MUNFORDVILLE….



TABOR
3-4-15
.


93-YEAR-OLD DOROTHY TABOR OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TUESDAY AT HER RESIDENCE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL E
SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN  BEECH GROVE GENERAL BAPTIST
CHURCH…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 FRIDAY AFTERNOON A THE FUNERAL HOME..


SHE IS SURVIVED BY THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW… ROY & FAYE AND DARACE (DAR-IS) ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE AND
DONNIE AND SHELIA OF FRANKLIN…FOUR DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW… JUDY WINKENHOFFER OF BOWLING GREEN…
JANET AND TOMMY WOODS, BONNIE AND RONNIE YORK AND CONNIE AND JODY EATON ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…A SISTER
AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…JEAN AND JOHN REED OF ARKANSAS…TWO SISTERS-IN-LAW… ELIZABETH LANDERS AND LOLITA
LANDERS BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE…22 GRANDCHILDREN, 33 GREAT-GRAND CHILDREN 7 GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN
AND SIX STEP GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…LOVE YOU GRANNY



ACTIVITY REPORT
03/04/15


THE BOWLING GREEN POST OF THE STATE POLICE HAS RELEASED THE FEBRUARY ACTIVITY REPORT…..

DURING THE MONTH…..TROOPERS AND DETECTIVES ISSUED 882 CITATIONS…. 190 FOR SPEEDING….AND 51 FOR NO
SEATBELTS….13 D-U-I ARRESTS WERE MADE….843 COMPLAINTS  WERE ANSWERED…69 ACCIDENTS WERE
INVESTIGATED….33 CRIMINAL CASES WERE OPENED….AND 233 CRIMINAL ARRESTS WERE MADE….



ACCIDENT
03/04/15
THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED A NON-INJURY ACCIDENT…..
SWAWNA ALLEN OF FRANKLIN TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THAT HER PICK-UP AND ANOTHER PICK-UP MET ON A
BRIDGE AND THEY CLIPPED MIRRORS… HOWEVER…..THE DRIVER OF THE OTHER VEHICLE  DIDN’T STOP………




SHOP AND SAVE DAY
03/04/15


KENTUCKIANS ARE BEING ENCOURAGED TO VOLUNTEER FOR THE SEVENTH ANNUAL “SHOP AND SHARE  DAY”…WHICH IS A
ONE-DAY GOODS DRIVE TO BENEFIT I THE KENTUCKY COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC  VIOLENCE SHELTERS….

THE DRIVE WILL BE HELD AT KROGER….FOOD CITY….AND SUPER DOLLAR DISCOUNT FOOD STORES  ON MARCH 28TH….
FROM NINE TO FIVE….

ON “SHOP  AND SHARE  DAY”…VOLUNTEERS AT EACH STORE WILL PROVIDE  A LIST OF NEEDED ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE
NON-PERISHABLE IA FOODS….SCHOOL SUPPLIES…..HYGIENE PRODUCTS….AND CLEANING SUPPLIES…..AND MONETARY
DONATIONS  WILL ALSO BE ACCEPTED…….
TO DATE……”SHOP AND SHARE” HAS RAISED MORE THAN THREE-MILLION DOLLARS IN COMBINED GOODS AND MONETARY
DONATIONS…..…..



FERRY ACCIDENT
03/04/15

YESTERDAY AFTERNOON…..A VEHICLE LOADING THE GREEN RIVER FERRY FROM THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE RIVER IN
MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK… DROVE OFF THE END AND FERRY….INTO THE RIVER AND SUBMERGED….

LAW ENFORCEMENT  STAFF FROM THE PARK  AND EMERGENCY RESPONDED FROM SURROUNDING COUNTIES LOCATED
THE VEHICLE AT FOUR-45….ABOUT 50-FEET DOWNSTREAM FROM THE FERRY…IN 16 FEET OF WATER…

THE VEHICLE  WAS PULLED TO SHORE AND THE TWO ADULT OCCUPANTS WERE DECEASED….
NO FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT  THE ACCIDENT  IS BEING  RELEASED  PENDING NOTIFICATION OF NEXT OF KIN……..



SPORTS
03/04/15

THE LADY PATRIOTS FACED THE FRANKLIN-SIMPSON LADY WILDCATS IN THEIR FIRST GAME OF THE FOURTH REGION  
TOURNAMENT LAS NIGHT….AND CAME OUT ON TOP 62-39….
HERE’S JEFF CLARK WITH YOUR US BANK GAME WRAP-UP…..

SATURDAY NIGHT….IN THE SEMI-FINALS……THE LADY PATRIOTS WILL FACE SOUTH WARREN WHO BEAT RUSSELL COUNTY
63 TO 23

AND THE BOY’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT STARTS TONIGHT  AT DIDDLE ARENA AS LOGAN COUNTY  PLAYS BARREN
COUNTY  AND BOWLING GREEN TAKES ON CLINTON COUNTY…..





MCGUFFY
03-03-2015



79 YEAR OLD NEOMA LEE MORRIS MCGUFFY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT HER RESIDENCE……FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AT STRODE FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN MAPLE GROVE
CEMETERY……VISITATION WILL BE TONIGHT AFTER 6 AND TOMORROW MORNING (WED) AFTER 7:30 AT THE FUNERAL HOME

SHE IS SURVIVED BY A SONG AND DAUGHTER IN LAW…DONNY RAY AND JESSICA MCGUFFY AND A DAUGHTER AND SON IN
LAW DIANA AND DAVID BUCHANON ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE……6 GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE



CREDIT DEADLINE EXTENDED
03/03/15


A DEADLINE FOR EMPLOYERS TO FILE FOR A CERTIFICATE TO RECEIVE A TAX CREDIT FOR HIRING EMPLOYEES IN A TARGET
GROUP HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO APRIL 30TH BY THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE….

TO RECEIVE THE CREDIT…..EMPLOYERS MUST HIRE AN INDIVIDUAL WHO MEETS THE CRITERIA OF AT LEAST ONE OF NINE
TARGET GROUPS…..INCLUDING UNEMPLOYED VETERANS…..EX-FELONS…..QUALIFIED SUMMER YOUTH WORKERS…..AND
RECIPIENTS  OF LONG-TERM GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS…..
FOR MORE INFORMATION  GO ON-LINE TO KENTUCKY-CAREER-CENTER-DOT-COM…….



MAMMOTH CAVE FEE INCREASES
03/03/15


FEE INCREASES THAT WERE PROPOSED BY MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK LAST YEAR  WILL TAKE EFFECT MARCH 14TH…..

CAVE TOURS WILL INCREASE BY ONE-TO-TWO DOLLARS…..EXCEPT FOR THE WILD CAVE TOUR WHICH WILL INCREASE FIVE-
DOLLARS…
CAMPING FEES  WILL INCREASE  THREE-TO-FIVE DOLLARS….AND FEES FOR RESERVABLE PICNIC SHELTERS WILL
INCREASE BY 25-DOLLARS…..
AT MAMMOTH CAVE….80-PERCENT  OF THE FEES COLLECTED ARE  USED IN THE PARK TO PROVIDE  FACILITIES AN
SERVICES  THAT HAVE DIRECT BENEFIT  TO PARK VISITORS…AND THIS YEAR .INCOME FROM THE PARK FEES WILL FUND
RENOVATIONS AT MAMMOTH CAVE HOTEL…
THE REMAINING  20-PERCENT  OF THE FEES HELPS SUPPORT  PROJECTS IN THE 270 NATIONAL PARKS THAT DO NOT
CHARGE ENTRANCE  REES…..



ARREST
03/03/15


A TRAFFIC STOP BY STATE POLICE  IN CAVE CITY RESULTS IN THE RECOVERY OF A STOLEN FIRE ARM AND THE ARREST OF
TWO CAVE CITY RESIDENTS…

A SEARCH OF THE VEHICLE REVEALED  A SMALL AMOUNT OF SUSPECTED MARIJUANA IN THE ASH TRY AND A LOADED
CLOCK-23 HANDGUN UNDER THE DRIVER’S SEAT…. THE WEAPON HAD BEEN ENTERED AS  STOLEN FROM A BUSINESS IN
CAVE  CITY….
THE DRIVER…..27 YEAR OLD BONNIE RUSSELL OF CAVE CITY WAS CHARGED WITH REAR LICENSE PLATE NOT ILLUMINATED,
POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA, CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON, RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY  AND PROMOTING
CONTRABAND….
AND THE PASSENGER…..34 YEAR OLD ERIC STOCKTON….IN ADDITION TO A  BENCH WARRANT…WAS CHARGED WITH
POSSESSION  OF A FIREARM BY A CONVICT FELON  AND RECEIVING STOLEN  PROPERTY…..



SCOTTSVILLE RESIDENT GUILTY
03/03/15

A JURY IN WHITE PLAINS, NEW YORK  HAS FOUND A SCOTTSVILLE WOMEN GUILTY OF SECOND DEGREE MURDER IN THE
DEATH OF HER FIVE YEAR OLD SON…

PROSECUTORS CONTENDED THAT 27 YEAR OLD LACEY SPEARS REVELED IN THE ATTENTION  HER SONS ILLNESS
BROUGHT  HER….AND THAT SHE EVENTUALLY KILLED HIM BECAUSE SHE FEARED HE WOULD START TELLING PEOPLE  SHE
WAS MAKING HIM ILL…..



CITY COUNCIL
03/03/15

SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MET IN SPECIAL SESSION LAST NIGHT WITH TWO ITEMS ON THE AGENDA….DANNY SPURLOCK
PRESENTED THE AUDIT OF  THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30TH….TWENTY-14……
AND FIRST READING WAS GIVEN TO AN ORDINA NCE TO  RAISE THE INSURANCE PREMIUM TAX RATE FROM FOUR
PERCENT…..WHICH IT HAS BEEN SINCE 1984… TO SIX PERCENT….THE INCREASE WOULD BRING IN ABOUT 121-THOUSAND
DOLLARS IN ADDITIONAL REVENUE…..

THE ORDINANCE…..WHICH WILL RECEIVE SECOND  READING AT MONDAY NIGHT’S REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING…..ALSO
INCLUDES A 10-PERCENT PENALTY  FOR INSURANCE COMPANIES THAT ARE LATE MAKING THEIR PAYMENTS TO THE
CITY……



SPORTS
03/03/15

THE GIRL’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT CONTINUES TONIGHT AT DIDDLE ARENA….
AS RUSSELL COUNTY TAKES ON SOUTH WARREN AT SIX….AND THEN THE LADY PATRIOTS PLAY FRANKLIN/SIMPSON AT
EIGHT…..

TICKETS FOR TONIGHT’S GAME CAN BE PURCHASED IN THE FRONT LOBBY OF THE HIGH SCHOOL FROM EIGHT-30 UNTIL
TWO TODAY…..
TICKETS IN ADVANCE ARE SIX DOLLARS….WHILE TICKET PURCHASED  AT THE GATE ARE EIGHT DOLLARS…..AND PARKING
AT WESTERN  IS FIVE  DOLLARS……

AND 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 SEVEN-40 TONIGHT……

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT…..

AT THE GIRL’S FOURTH REGION BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT…..

BOWLING GREEN BEAT GLASGOW 65 TO 31 AND LOGAN COUNTY DOWNED CUMBERLAND COUNTY 62 TO 44…….




ARREST
03/02/15


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

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 30 YEAR OLD ANTHONY T. MINIX OF 78
MONA CHERRY ROAD……



ARREST
03/02/15


A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICE DAVID CLARK CHARGING 46 YEAR OLD JEFFERY T. HIGDON
OF FIVE-11 SOUTH FIFTH STREET WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE AND NO
INSURANCE……



KYNECT EXTENDED ENROLLMENT
03/02/15


A SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD FOR “KYNECT”….THAT BEGINS TODAY AND RUNS THRU APRIL 30TH….IS BEING  HELD TO
GIVE THOSE KENTUCKIANS  UNAWARE OF POSSIBLE  TAX PENALTIES MORE TIME TO SIGN  UP….

THE I-R-S PENALTY FOR NOT OBTAINING HEALTH COVERAGE FOR THE TWENTY-14 CALENDAR  YEAR IS 95-DOLLARS FOR
EACH HOUSEHOLD MEMBER OR ONE PERCENT OF INCOME….WHICH EVER IS GREATER….
THE PENALTY THEN INCREASES FOR TWENTY-15  TO 325-DOLLARS FOR EACH HOUSEHOLD MEMBER  OR TWO-PERCENT  
OF INCOME….WHICH EVER IS GREATER….
INDIVIDUALS TAKING ADVANTAGE  OF THIS SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD WILL STILL OWE A FEE FOR ANY MONTHS THEY
WERE UNINSURED  AND DID NOT QUALIFY  FOR AND EXEMPTION IN TWENTY-14 AND TWENTY-15….
THIS SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD IS TO ALLOW SUCH INDIVIDUALS THE OPPORTUNITY  TO GET COVERED FOR THE
REMAINDER OF THE YEAR  AND AVOID ADDITIONAL FEES FOR TWENTY-15……



ARREST
03/02/15


ACTING ON A TIP….STATE POLICE WENT TO A RESIDENCE  IN MORGANTOWN LOOKING FOR AN INDIVIDUAL  WANTED ON
FELONY  WARRANTS….

25 YEAR OLD JASON DALTON OF BROWNSVILLE WAS LOCATED  AND ARRESTED ON WARRANTS EDMONSON COUNTY
WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR, BAIL JUMPING  AND PERSISTENT FELONY  OFFENDER…..…..



ACCIDENT-METCALFE
03/02/15


STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT IN METCALFE COUNTY….

REPORTEDLY…..A TWO-THOUSAND-ONE  CHEVY TRUCK DRIVEN Y 36 YEAR OLD JENNIFER MILLER OF CAMPBELLSVILLE….
PULLED INTO THE PATH OF A TWO-THOUSAND-ONE NISSAN DRIVEN BY 32 YEAR OLD CRYSTAL  REGAN OF TENNESSEE….
THE NISSAN THEN HIT A TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR CHEVY OPERATED BY 46 YEAR OLD SHARON MOSS  OF EDMONTON….
MILLER AND THREE PASSENGERS….REAGAN AND HER NINE-YEAR OLD PASSENGER…. .AND MORRIS WERE ALL E
TRANSPORTED TO T-J-SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL  FOR TREATMENT…



WHITFIELD ENDORSES CAUCUS
03/02/15

FIRST DISTRICT CONGRESSMAN ED WHITFIELD  IS ENDORSING  SENATOR RAND PAUL’S PROPOSAL FOR THE REPUBLICAN
PARTY OF KENTUCKY TO HOLD A PRESIDENTIAL I CAUCUS FOR THE TWENTY-16 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION…

WHITEFIELD SAID HE WOULD NOT SUPPORT A CAUCUS SYSTEM FOR OTHER POLITICAL OFFICES….BUT BELIEVES A
PRESIDENTIAL  CAUCUS WOULD BE BENEFICIAL  FOR THE COMMONWEALTH….

WITHOUT A PRESIDENTIAL CAUCUS…..THE PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY ELECTION WOULD NOT BE HELD  UNTIL MAY….AND BY
THEN…..MANY EARLIER PRIMARIES IN OTHER STATES WILL HAVE ALREADY  SELECTED A PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE…….



MEETINGS
03/02/15

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

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

THE REPLAY FOR LIFE TEAM CAPTAINS MEET AT 5-30, THE LEAGUE OF ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN MEET TONIGHT AT 6:30 AND
CITY COUNCIL, GRAHAM LODGE AND THE SADDLE CLUB AT MEET AT 7….

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

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



SPORTS
03/02/15

THE GIRL’S FOURTH REGIONAL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT BEGINS TONIGHT AT DIDDLE ARENA…

AS BOWLING GREEN TAKES ON GLASGOW AT SIX….THEN LOGAN COUNTY TANGLES WITH CUMBERLAND COUNTY  AT EIGHT,
……

THE LADY PATRIOTS BEGIN PLAY TOMORROW NIGHT AT EIGHT AS THEY GO AGAINST FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…
TICKETS FOR TOMORROW NIGHT’S GAME CAN BE PURCHASED IN THE FRONT LOBBY OF THE HIGH SCHOOL
UNTIL TWO THIS AFTERNOON
AND FROM EIGHT-30 UNTIL TWO TOMORROW….
TICKETS IN ADVANCE ARE SIX DOLLARS…..WHILE TICKETS PURCHASED AT THE GATE WILL BE EIGHT-DOLLARS AND
PARKING AT WESTERN  IS FIVE-DOLLARS PER VEHICLE……..




ACCIDENT
02/27/15


THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO AN ACCIDENT INVOLVING A PEDESTRIAN IN THE 14-
HUNDRED BLOCK OF MOREHEAD ROAD….
WHERE IT FIREFIGHTERS WERE BATTLING  A STRUCTURE FIRE….
TWO OF THE TRUCK  WERE MANEUVERING  TO ESTABLISH  A WATER RESUPPLY….WHEN AN S-U-V   ATTEMPTED TO PASS  
THROUGH THE VEHICLES AND STRUCK  24 YEAR OLD FIREFIGHTER  SETH MICIOTTO OF ALVATON….
THE S-U-V FAILED TO STOP  AND LEFT THE SCENE…..‘AND MICIOTTO WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
BOWLING GREEN….



MAMMOTH CAVE CAMPGROUNDS
02/27/15


PARK CAMPGROUNDS AND PICNIC AREAS….AT MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK….ARE OPENING…..

MAMMOTH CAVE CAMPGROUND…..MAPLE SPRINGS GROUP CAMPGROUND…. AND THE HEADQUARTERS PICNIC AREA WILL
OPEN MARCH  FIRST…..
SITES AT THE MAMMOTH CAVE CAMPGROUND…..LOCATED NEAR THE VISITORS CENTER….ARE AVAILABLE ON A FIRST-
COM…..FIRST-SERVED BASIS MARCH FIRST THRU MAY 14TH AND SEPTEMBER 16TH THRU NOVEMBER 30TH…..
RESERVATIONS ARE RECOMMEND MAY 15TH THRU SEPTEMBER 15TH….

MAPLE SPRINGS CAMPSITES....WHICH ARE AVAILABLE  BY RESERVATION ONLY….ARE DESIGNED FOR GROUPS OF UP TO 24-
PEOPLE….FOUR OF THE SITES ACCOMMODATE CAMPERS WITH HORSES….AND THE RESERVATION PERIOD FOR MAPLE
SPRINGS IS MARCH THRU  NOVEMBER…..



NEW TENNESSEE AREA CODE
02/27/15


STARTING TOMORROW…..IF YOU CALL TENNESSEE….MAKE SURE YOU HAVE THE RIGHT AREA CODE….

AS A NEW OVERLAY….AREA CODE SIX-TWO-NINE….WILL BECOME OPERATIONAL AND COVER THE SAME REGION AS THE
CURRENT SIX-ONE-FIVE…..
INDIVIDUALS CURRENTLY HAVE SIX-ONE-FIVE NUMBERS WILL KEEP THEM… AND CALLS THAT ARE NOW LOCAL….WILL
CONTINUE TO BE LOCAL….
.HOWEVER….EVERYONE HAVE TO DIAL ALL 10-DIGITS NO MATTER YOUR AREA CODE…..



WKU FALSE TAX RETURNS
02/27/15

SOME 50 EMPLOYEES AT WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY HAVE HAD FRAUDULENT TAX RETURNS FILED IN THEIR
NAMES….AND ANTHEM INSURANCE  IS INVESTIGATING  THE CLAIMS  TO SEE IF THEY’RE CONNECTED TO A RECENT CYBER
ATTACK OF THEIR SYSTEM….

WESTERN IS SELF-INSURED…..BUT THEY USE ANTHEM AS THEIR THIRD-PARTY ADMINISTRATOR…..



NASCO EXPANSION
02/27/15

N-H-K OF AMERICA….SUSPENSION COMPONENTS….ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY THEY’RE  PLANNING A 15-MILLION DOLLAR
EXPANSION IN BOWLING GREEN…

SCHEDULED  TO BE COMPLETED  IN THE NEXT TWO YEARS….NASCO WILL INVEST 15-POINT-TWO MILLION  DOLLARS  TO
CONSTRUCT A NEW BUILDING NEXT TO ITS FACILITY ON  NASHVILLE ROAD….WHICH WILL ALLOW A PRODUCTION INCREASE
OF 20-PERCENT…..….

NASCO…..WHO CAME TO BOWLING GREEN IN 1986….. EMPLOYEES 280….



SPORTS
02/27/15

AT THE 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONSHIP GAME LAST NIGHT…IT TOOK OVERTIME FOR THE  LADY PATRIOTS TO
GET PAST THE LADY SCOTTIES  61 TO 57…..

BOTH TEAMS NOW MOVE ON TO THE FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT WHICH BEGINS MONDAY NIGHT…..

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….

AT THE GIRL’S 13TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT….LOGAN COUNTY TAKES ON FRANKLIN/SIMPSON IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP
GAME….
AND BOWLING GREEN PLAYS SOUTH WARREN FOR THE 14TH DISTRICT TITLE…..

THE BOY’S 13TH DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIP  GAME MATCHES LOGAN COUNTY AND RUSSELLVILLE….
AT THE 15TH….MONROE COUNTY GOES AGAINST BARREN COUNTY FOR THE DISTRICT TITLE
AND THE 16TH DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIP GAME FINDS  CLINTON COUNTY TAKING ON RUSSELL COUNTY…..




GRAND JURY
02/26/15


THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS HANDED DOWN INDICTMENTS ON SIX INDIVIDUALS……
51 YEAR OLD RICKY LEE CLEMONS IS CHARGED IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT WITH POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND
CULTIVATION OF MARIJUANA FIVE PLANTS OR MORE……
A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING TWO COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE WAS RETURNED
AGAINST 20 YEAR OLD BRANDON GUFFEY……
41 YEAR OLD AMY D. PAYNE IS CHARGED IN A TW COUNT INDICTMENT WITH BURGLARY AND CARRYING A CONCEALED
DEADLY WEAPON……
A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND POSSESSION OF DRUG
PARAPHERNALIA WAS RETURNED AGAINST  34 YEAR OLD PHILLIP J. TAYLOR……
26 YEAR OLD MICHAEL D. WITT IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH BURGLARY…..

AND A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT WAS RETURNED AGAINST 33 YEAR OLD AMAMDA
MEADOR BRYANT……

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



SMALL BUSINESS TAX CREDIT
02/26/15


THE KENTUCKY CABINET FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT  IS REMINDING SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS IN THE
COMMONWEALTH THAT THEY COULD BE ELIGIBLE FOR  UP TO 25-THOUSAND DOLLARS IN  TAX CREDITS…..

IF A SMALL BUSINESS  CREATES  AND MAINTAINS AT  LEAST ONE QUALIFYING JOB…AND PURCHASES FIVE-THOUSAND
DOLLARS  OR MORE IN QUALIFYING EQUIPMENT….THEY MAY BE ELIGIBLE  TO RECEIVE  A STATE INCOME TAX CREDIT
RANGING  FROM 35-HUNDRED  TO 25-THOUSAND DOLLARS A YEAR…. THE AMOUNT  OF THE CREDIT  DEPENDS ON THE
NUMBER  OF JOBS CREATED AND THE AMOUNT  OF EQUIPMENT PURCHASED…..
FOR MORE INFORMATION GO ON-LINE  TO KENTUCKY-TAX-CREDIT-DOT-ORG OR CALL 800-SIX-TWO-SIX-22-50……



CHAMBER
02/26/15

ALLEN COUNTY IS CELEBRATING ITS BICENTENNIAL THIS YEAR….AND THE HIGHLIGHT WEEK-END WILL BE JULY THIRD AND
FOURTH….WITH A CONCERT ON THE SQUARE THE THIRD AND FIRE WORKS ON DUMONT HILL THE FOURTH…. AND AT THIS
MORNING’S SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BREAKFAST CLUB, JUDGE EXECUTIVE JOHNNY HOBDY
ANNOUNCED THAT DIAMOND RIO WILL BE IN CONCERT......



SPORTS
02/26/15

THE GIRL’S 15TH DISTRICT CHAMPION WILL BE DECIDED TONIGHT…..AS THE LADY PATRIOTS TAKE ON THE LADY
SCOTTIES….
.
TIP OFF IS SET FOR SEVEN AT MONROE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL…..BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP….JEFF CLARK WILL
HAVE THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50…..WLCK…..AND 99-POINT-THREE…..LOVE-FM…..WVLE….. STARTING AT SIX-
40 TONIGHT…….


THE SEASON CAME TO AN END LAST NIGHT  FOR THE PATRIOTS…IN THE 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT…. AS THEY
DROPPED A 57 TO 55 DECISION TO BARREN COUNTY……

BARREN COUNTY WILL TAKE ON MONROE COUNTY IN TOMORROW NIGHT’S CHAMPIONSHIP GAME……




WHITFIELD HONORED
02/25/15

IN RECOGNITION OF HIS EFFORTS IN THE 113TH CONGRESS….FIRST DISTRICT CONGRESSMAN ED WHITFIELD WAS  
PRESENTED THE “KENTUCKY FRIEND OF FARM BUREAU” AWARD….AT THE ANNUAL BREAKFAST HELD DURING FARM
BUREAU’S VISIT TO WASHINGTON….

WHITFIELD L HAS RECEIVED THE AWARD EVERY TERM HE HAS BEEN A MEMBER OF CONGRESS…….



ARREST
02/25/15

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD CHARGING 31 YEAR OLD DAVID E.
PORTER OF 100 ALLEN SPRINGS ROAD WITH FAILURE TO WEAR A SEAT BELT, DISREGARDING A TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVISE,
NO INSURANCE AND NO REGISTRATION PLATE….AND OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS SERVED A WARRANT COUNTY WARRANT
ON PORTER CHARGING NO REGISTRATION PLATE AND OPERATING  ON A SUSPENDED OR REVOKED  OPERATOR’S
LICENS…..
AND AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP….OFFICER BRANSFORD CHARGED 22 YEAR OLD ALEXANDER W. MEADOR OF SEVEN-46
OLD RIVER ROAD WITH NO OR EXPIRED REGISTRATION PLATES AND FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELT…..



ACCIDENT
02/25/15

STATE POLICE RESPONDED TO AN ACCIDENT ON I-65….AT THE 65 MILE MARKER YESTERDAY…..THAT INJURED ONE
PERSON…

REPORTEDLY…..83 YEAR OLD  RICHARD BURKS OF INDIANA  WAS CHANGING LANES AND HIS VEHICLE STRUCK THE
TRAILER  OF A “SEMI” OPERATED BY 51 YEAR OLD TERRY BROWN OF WISCONSIN…
THE BURKS VEHICLE  BECAME PARTIALLY  LODGE UNDER  TRAILER FOR A SHORT TIME….BEFORE COMING T LOOSE….AND
THEN HITTING A CONCRETE BARRIER WALL….
BURKS….WHO HAD TO BE EXTRICATED FROM HIS VEHICLE…WAS TRANSPORTED  TO HARDIN  MEMORIAL HOSPITAL…….




FISCAL COURT
02/25/15

ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELED TO THE RESCUE BUILDING LAST NIGHT TO HOLD THEIR MEETING…..AND UNANIMOUSLY
APPROVED GIVING COUNTY EMPLOYEES AND ADDITIONAL EIGHT HOUR OF SICK LEAVE FOR THIS YEAR ONLY……



SPORTS
02/25/15

AT THE 15TH DISTRICT BOY’S TOURNAMENT LAST NIGHT…..
MONROE COUNTY BEAT GLASGOW 77 TO 49……


TONIGHT….THE PATRIOTS BEGIN TOURNAMENT  PLAY AS THEY TAKE ON BARREN COUNTY…..
TIP OFF AT MONROE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL IS SEVEN…..BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP…..JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE
ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50……WLCK……AND 99-POINT-THREE…..LOVE-FM…..WVLE…..STARTING AT SIX-40
TONIGHT…….




OLD GALLATIN ROAD CLOSED
02/24/15

THE SCOTTSVILLE WATER DEPARTMENT HAS INFORMED NEWSWATCH THAT STARTING AT FIVE THIS AFTERNOON…..OLD
GALLATIN ROAD BETWEEN HIGHWAY 98 AND WOOD STREET…..FOR REPAIR OF A WATER LEAK UNDER THE ROADWAY…….
THE ROADWAY WILL REMAIN CLOSED UNTIL THE REPAIRS ARE COMPLETED……



WHITE NOSE SYNDROME
02/24/15

A DEADLY DISEASE KNOWN AS “WHITE-NOSE SYNDROME” IS TAKING ITS TOLL ON THE BATS AT MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL
PARK….AS SOME BAT SPECIES HAVE DECLINED AS-MUCH-AS  AS 80-PERCENT WHEN COMPARED TO TWENTY-13
NUMBERS……

“WHITE-NOSE SYNDROME” IS NOT KNOWN TO AFFECT HUMANS AND THE PARK IS CONTINUING WITH SCHEDULED CAVE
TOURS……BUT IS ADAPTING TIMES  AND ROUTES IN RESPONSE  TO BAT ACTIVITY…..AND THE ON-GOING BAT RESEARCH
AND BAT MONITORING…..

AND WITH THE HELP OF WILDLIFE VETERINARIANS AND PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS….THE PARK HAS DEVELOPED  PLANS  
TO MINIMIZE ITS SPREAD  BY VISITORS FROM THE PARK…….



SPORTS
02/24/15

THE LADY PATRIOTS PLAYED IN THE FIRST ROUND OF THE 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT LAST NIGHT…..AT  MONROE
COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL….AND THEY  DEFEATED THE BARREN COUNTY  60 TO 23…..

IN LAST NIGHT’S OTHER GAME…..GLASGOW  DOWNED MONROE COUNTY 58 TO TO 50…..SO THE NEXT GAME FOR THE LADY
PATRIOTS WILL BE THURSDAY NIGHT WHEN THEY TAKE ON THE LADY SCOTTIES……

IN DISTRICT TOURNAMENT ACTION…

AT THE GIRL’S 14TH….GREENWOOD DOWNED WARREN EAST 76 TO 63

AND AT THE BOY 14TH….IT WAS WARREN EAST 79 AND GREENWOOD 65




SHIELDS
2-23-2015

71 YEAR OLD JIMMY R SHIELDS DIED SATURDAY AT THE MACON COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL……GRAVESIDE SERVICES
WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT 1…AT THE LIBERTY MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS SON MICHAEL RAY SHIELDS…AND TWO SISTERS DOROTHY HINES AND LINDA DORTMAN ALL OF
BOWLING GREEN……SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE  



ARREST
02/23/15


A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGING  40 YEAR
OLD JEAN PAUL LETENDOE OF ONE-17 MONCRIEF WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED AND NO OPERATOR’
S LICENSE…..



ARREST
02/23/15

YESTERDAY….SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  RECEIVED A CALL FROM FAMILY VIDEO IN REFERENCE  TO  SOMEONE TAKING A
KABOTA  A-T-V FROM  RAY’S UPHOLSTERY… THE SUBJECT RAN OVER THE ELECTRICAL SERVICE ON THE SIDE OF RAYS….
KNOCKING OUT POWER THERE AND FAMILY VIDEO AND ALMOST HIT AN EMPLOYEE  IN THE PARKING LOT OF FAMILY
VIEW……THE A-T-V THEN HEADED SOUTH ON OLD GALLATIN ROAD…AND OFFICER S WERE ABLE TO STOP THE SUBJECT  A-
T-V JUST PAST THE SADDLE CLUB ON OLD HARTSVILLE ROAD….….THAT’S WHERE OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT CHARGED 26
YEAR OLD BRANDON L. NICHOLS OF 26-56 WALKER’S CHAPEL ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED
CIRCUMSTANCE-SECOND OFFENSE, RESISTING ARREST, .FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING10-
THOUSAND DOLLARS OR MORE, WANTON ENDANGERMENT, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT
AND OPERATING AN A-T-V ON THE ROADWAY……


AND OFFICER WAYDE KNOX SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 24 YEAR OLD JAMES  M. BILBREY OF
GLASGOW…..



TVA RATES
02/23/15


THE TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY HAS GIVEN NOTICE THAT IT  PLANS TO CHANGE THE WAY IT CHARGES CUSTOMERS
FOR ELECTRICITY…

ACCORDING TO THE CHATTANOOGA TIMES-FREE PRESS…..THE NATION’S LARGEST PUBLIC UTILITY  WILL TWEAK ITS
PRICING SCHEDULE IN AUGUST…. WITH THE CHANGES TAKING EFFECT IN OCTOBER….

IN TWENTY-11….T-V-A STARTED CHARGING CUSTOMERS BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF POWER THEY USED AND WHEN THEY
CONSUMED….AND THE NEW CHANGES ARE AN ATTEMPT TO BETTER REFLECT FLUCTUATIONS  IN THE COST OF
GENERATING ELECTRICITY…..

T-VA SERVES NINE MILLION CUSTOMERS  IN  SEVEN STATES….INCLUDING KENTUCKY  AND  TENNESSEE……



KYNECT ENROLLMENT
02/23/15
06:05AM

THE OFFICIAL  “KYNECT” OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIOD ENDED AT MIDNIGHT ON FEBRUARY 15TH….WITH MORE THAN 158-
THOUSAND KENTUCKIANS  SIGNING UP FOR PRIVATE HEALTH INSURANCE  OR MEDICAID COVERAGE……

OF THOSE  WHO ENROLLED  IN HEALTHCARE COVERAGE THRU “KYNECT”….. THE 102-THOUSAND 830 INDIVIDUAL EITHER  
NEWLY ENROLLED  IN A QUALIFIED HEALTH PLAN SINCE NOVEMBER  15TH LAST YEAR….OR RENEWED THE PRIVATE
INSURANCE PLAN THEY PURCHASED  IN TWENTY-145 THRU “KYNECT”….AND ALMOST 56-THOUSAND  ENROLLED IN
MEDICAID COVERAGE…..



SPORTS
02/23/15

THE 15TH DISTRICT GIRL’S TOURNAMENT BEGINS TONIGHT  AT MONROE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL…

AS THE LADY PATRIOTS PLAY BARREN COUNTY AT SIX….AND THEN MONROE COUNTY TAKES ON GLASGOW AT SEVEN-30….

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 FIVE-40 THIS AFTERNOON…..




ROMANTIC DOWNTOWN
02/20/15

WINCHESTER HAS BEEN NAMED ONE FO THE TOP FIVE MOST ROMANTIC DOWNTOWN AREAS IN THE NATION..….

ACCORDING  TO THE WINCHESTER SUN…..THE NATIONAL MAIN STREET CENTER… WHICH IS A SUBSIDIARY OF THE
NATIONAL TRUST FOR HISTORIC  PRESERVATION….MADE THE ANNOUNCEMENT…..

WINCHESTER  SHARES THE TOP FIVE LIST WITH ANNAPOLIS, MARYLAND’S WAREHOUSE DISTRICT….DOWNTOWN
CLEVELAND….CORONADO CALIFORNIA…. AND MADISON, INDIANA……



ARREST
02/20/15

STATE POLICE WERE AT SAM’S CLUB YESTERDAY …IN A FOLLOW UP ON AN IDENTITY THEFT INVESTIGATION…WHEN TWO
INDIVIDUALS  ALONG WITH THEIR VEHICLE THAT FIT THE DESCRIPTION OF POSSIBLE  SUSPECTS  WERE  SPOTTED….
CONTACT WAS MADE AND 28 YEAR OLD NOSLEN GUERRA AND 30 YEAR OLD JULIO SIMON…BOTH OF FLORIDA…WERE
ARRESTED AND CHARGE WITH  THEFT OF IDENTITY  OF ANOTHER AND ENGAGING  IN ORGANIZED CRIME….



SPORTS
02/20/15

THERE ARE A NUMBER OF HIGH SCHOOL GAMES ON TAP  FOR  TONIGHT…..BUT BE SURE AND CHECK WITH YOUR TEAM TO
SEE IF THEIR GAME WILL BE PLAYED…..

AND THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT GAMES SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT AT RUSSELL COUNTY HAVE BEEN CANCELED…..







APPLE
02/19/15

49 YEAR OLD MIKE APPLE OF FRANKLIN DIED TUESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT FRANKLIN…..FUNERAL SERVICE  WILL
BE MONDAY MORNING AT 11 AT CRAFTON FUNERAL HOME IN FRANKLIN WITH BURIAL IN GREENLAWN CEMETERY….
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY A SON; ANDY OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND TWO BROTHER; MARK AND MATT….AND HIS GRANDMOTHER; ALICE
HUBBARD ALL OF FRANKLIN….




CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY
02/19/15

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT WILL HOLD THEIR FIRST “CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY” STARTING THURSDAY….
MARCH  FIFTH….AS THE ACADEMY WILL MEET ON 10-THURSDAY NIGHTS .FROM SEVEN TO NINE EACH NIGHT….
BESIDES CLASSROOM WORK….THE ACADEMY WILL INCLUDE FOUR HOURS OF RIDE-A-LONGS WITH OFFICERS AND TWO
HOURS OF OBSERVATION IN THE NINE-ONE-ONE-CENTER….
APPLICATIONS…..WHICH  ARE AVAILABLE AT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT AND ON THEIR FACE BOOK PAGE….SHOULD BE
RETURNED  BY THIS MONDAY, FEBRUARY 23RD……



KY HOUSE CANCELS
02/19/15

DUE TO THE WEATHER….THE KENTUCKY HOUSE HAS CANCELED ITS MEETINGS FOR THE REST OF THE WEEK…

THE SENATE  IS SCHEDULED TO MEET THIS AFTERNOON….BUT THE HOUSE ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY THAT  WOULD NOT
RETURN  UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON….

LAWMAKERS  ARE IN THE MIDDLE OF THE SHORT 30-DAY SESSION…..AND THE LOST DAYS COULD BE MADE UP IN MARCH…..



SCHOOL BOARD
02/19/15

AT LAST NIGHT’S ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION  MEETING….THE BOARD APPROVED A RESOLUTION TO REFINANCE
TWO BOND ISSUES….

DIRECTOR OF PUPIL PERSONNEL….GARY DEWITT….REPORTED THAT FOR THE SIXTH MONTH OF THE SCHOOL YEAR….
ATTENDANCE IS STILL DOWN SLIGHTLY…BUT IMPROVING AS THE ILLNESS IN THE DISTRICT  SEEMS TO BE ENDING….
AND THE BOARD APPROVED  THE TWENTY-15-16 SCHOOL CALENDAR….
SCHOOL NEXT FALL WILL BEGIN AUGUST  FIFTH…..FALL BREAK WILL BE OCTOBER  FIFTH THRU NINTH….SPRING BREAK
NEXT YEAR WILL BE APRIL FOURTH THRU EIGHTH….AND THE LAST  DAY FOR STUDENTS NEXT SCHOOL YEAR WILL BE MAY
19TH…….



SPORTS
02/19/15

THERE ARE A NUMBER OF HIGH SCHOOL GAMES SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT… BUT BE SURE AND CHECK TO SEE IF YOUR
TEAM’S GAME WILL BE PLAYED…..


HINTON
2/19/2015

72 YEAR OLD EARL B HINTON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW AFTERNOON (THURS)  AT TWO WITH BURIAL IN WALKERS CHAPEL
CEMETERY …AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME……VISITATION WILL BE AFTER 11 THIS MORNING (THURS)…AND AFTER 7 AM FRIDAY
MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS FORMER WIFE LINDA OF SCOTTSVILLE…A BROTHER BILL OF INDIANA…A SISTER IN LAW EVA OF
ADOLPHUS…3 GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE



BABY FORMULA
02/18/15

KENTUCKY VEHICLE ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS MADE A TRAFFIC STOP ON A TRACTOR/TRAILER….AT THE
KENTUCKY/TENNESSEE LINE ON I-65Y…..AND  A SUBSTANTIAL LOAD OF BABY FORMULA WAS IN THE TRAILER  WITHOUT
PROPER  PAPERWORK…

THE INVESTIGATION DETERMINED  THE LOAD…VALUED AT 360-THOUSAND DOLLARS….HAD BEEN STOLEN  EARLIER  THIS
MONTH FROM FAYETTE COUNTY OHIO…..



TVA POWER ALERT
02/18/15

THE TENNESSEE-VALLEY-AUTHORITY  HAS ISSUED A POWER ALERT DUE TO THE BITTER COLD ARCTIC AIR AND SNOW AND
ICE COVER….

DEMAND ON T-V-A’s  SYSTEM  IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE  30-THOUSAND  MEGA-WATTS THRU FRIDAY  MORNING ….AND  
IS EXPECTED TO REACH AN  AN ALL-TIME HIGH TOMORROW MORNING…..
AND CONSUMERS ARE URGED TO VOLUNTARILY  CONSERVE ELECTRICITY  TO THE MAXIMUM EXTEND POSSIBLE…….…..



STATE OF EMERGENCY
02/18/15

IN CONNECTION WITH MONDAY’S SNOWFALL…..GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR HAS DECLARED A STATE WIDE EMERGENCY….
AND HAS ALSO ISSUED TWO EXECUTIVE ORDERS  TO BAN PRICE GOUGING AND ALLOW EMERGENCY PRESCRIPTION
REFILLS…..

THE PRICE GOUGING ORDER  WILL REMAIN IN PLACE FOR 30-DAYS…..BUT MAY BE EXTENDED PAST THAT TIME AS
NEEDED…..

AND THE PRESCRIPTION ORDER….WHICH WILL BE IN EFFECT THRU FEBRUARY 24TH…..WILL ALLOW PHARMACISTS  TO
REFILL UP TO A 30-DAY SUPPLY OF NEEDED PRESCRIPTIONS....WITHOUT A PHYSICIANS  REFILL ORDER…. EXCLUDING  
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES……….




HURT
02/18/15

74 YEAR OLD SAMMY J. HURT OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY  AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY CARE…….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY MORNING AT 11 AT  GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….
VISITATION BEING AFTER TWO FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; EURIE BROWN HURT……A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; PAT AND TOMMY KIRBY…..AND A
SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; JULIA AND JERRY DRUMMOND ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….FOUR GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…...



SIMMONS
02/18/15

73 YEAR OLD DALLAS SIMMONS  OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY  AT VANDERBILT MEDICAL CENTER…….FUNERAL  SERVICES
WILL BE FRIDAY MORNING AT 11 AT  GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION
BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW (THURS) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM
OF DONATIONS TO THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; BONNIE SIMMONS…..THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; DEBBIE AND RICK MAIN OF
ILLINOIS AND TINA SIMMONS AND JULIE AND RICKY JOHNSON ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW;
KENNY AND DENISE OF MISSOURI…..AND A SISTER; SHARON HOWARD OF ILLINOIS…..FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND 10 GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……….



SPORTS
02/18/15

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..KENTUCKY DEFEATED TENNESSEE  66 TO 48




CROUCH
2/17/2015

60 YEAR OLD WAYNE CROUCH OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED FRIDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE……FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE AT 12 NOON TOMORROW (WEDNESDAY) AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME…WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN COUNTY
MEMORIAL GARDEN…VISITATION BEGINS AT 9;30 WEDNESDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME

HE IS SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER IN LAW JOEY AND LINDSEY OF FRANKLIN…AND A DAUGHTER DIANA OF
SCOTTSVILLE…A BROTHER AND SISTER IN LAW CHARLES AND MICHELE OF ARIZONA…AND SISTER AND BROTHER IN LAW
BETSEY AND DAYTON OF BOWLING GREEN…6 GRANDDAUGHTERS ALSO SURVIVE








ROAD CONDITIONS
02/17/15

CITY…..COUNTY….AND STATE ROAD CREWS HAVE BEEN WORKING TO KEEP THE ROADWAYS CLEAR……BUT EVERYTHING
HAS REFROZEN OVERNIGHT….. AND PROBABLY THE BEST ADVICE FOR TODAY IS ….IF YOU DON’T HAVE TO TRAVEL STAY
HOME…BUT IF YOU MUST GET OUT…USE EXTREME CAUTION……

STATE ROAD CREWS CONCENTRATED ON I-65 YESTERDAY…..AND AS A RESULT…..MANY “A”…..”B”……AND “C” ROUTES
WERE NOT TOUCHED…..STATE ROAD CREWS HOPE TO MOVE ON TO PARKWAYS AND OTHER  “A” ROUTES TODAY…..AS FOR
“B” AND “C” ROUTES….IT MAY BE LATE TODAY OR TOMORROW BEFORE THOSE GET PLOWED AND TREATED…..ROAD
INFORMATION  CAN BE FOUND AT THE BOWLING GREEN TRANSPORTATION CABINET OFFICE  TWITTER AND FACEBOOK
PAGES….INFORMATION IS ALSO AVAILABLE BY CALLING  FIVE-ONE-ONE OR GOING ON-LINE AT FIVE-ONE-ONE-DOT-K-Y-DOT-
GOV…..AND YOU CAN ALSO KEEP TRACK OF WHAT AREAS ARE BEING TREATED  ON LINE AT FIVE-ONE-ONE-DOT-K-Y-DOT-
GOV-FORWARD SLASH-WINTER ACTIVITIES-FORWARD SLASH-MAIN-DOT-J-S-F……



MEDICAID EXPANSION
02/17/15

ACCORDING TO A NEW STUDY…..EXPANDING THE COMMONWEALTH’S MEDICAID ROLLS WILL GENERATE MORE THAN
ENOUGH FUNDING TO PAY FOR KENTUCKY’S EVENTUAL COSTS….

THE STUDY CONCLUDES THE MEDICAID EXPANSION  WILL ADD 40-THOUSAND NEW JOBS AND 30-BILLION DOLLARS  TO
KENTUCKY’S ECONOMY  THRU TWENTY-21…..THE EXPANSION  WILL ALSO GENERATE  A NET POSITIVE IMPACT OF NEARLY  
820-MILLION DOLLARS  TO STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT BUDGETS….
MORE THAN 375-THOUSSAND KENTUCKIANS SIGNED UP LAST YEAR….AND AS A RESULT OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S  HUGE
RATES OF ENROLLMENT…. KENTUCKY   SAW THE SECOND LARGEST DECREASE OF ANY STATE IN ITS UNINSURED RATE…..
DROPPING FROM 20-PERCENT TO LESS THAN 12-PERCENT……



SPORTS
02/17/15

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT GAMES SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT AGAINST WARREN CENTRAL HAVE BEEN
CANCELLED…..


AND BE SURE AND CHECK WITH YOUR TEAM TO SEE IF THEIR GAMES WILL BE PLAYED




PHONE SCAM
02/16/15

THE STATE POLICE  IS ADVISING ALL RESIDENTS  TO BEWARE  OF PHONE SCAMS REQUESTING FINANCIAL DONATIONS FOR
FALLEN POLICE  OFFICERS…..

THE CALLER STATES HE IS WITH K-S-P OR ANOTHER POLICE PROFESSIONAL FUND RAISER….AND HIS GOAL IS TO TRY AND
OBTAIN  DONATIONS….CREDIT OR BANK CARD INFORMATION….FOR FALLEN OFFICERS WHO HAVE DIED IN THE LINE  OF
DUTY…..COMPLAINANTS ADVISE THE CALLER MAY IDENTIFY HIMSELF AS “RICK” AND WHEN ASKED FOR MORE INFORMATION
ABOUT HIS AUTHENTICITY HE HANGS UP…..
THE CALL COMES FROM A TWO-SEVEN-ZERO AREA CODE….HOWEVER…THE INVESTIGATION INDICATES THIS NUMBER IS
LIKELY A “SKYPE” ACCOUNT ORIGINATING   OVERSEAS……
THE STATE POLICE  RECOMMENDS TREATING EVERY SOLICITATION CALL AS A SCAM UNTIL PROVEN OTHERWISE……



ARRESTS
02/16/15

SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING THEFT BY DECEPTION ON 40 YEAR OLD CHRISTINA COSTELLO OF
TWO-41 MAYSVILLE ROAD…..
21 YEAR OLD CHELSEA HAWKINS OF ONE-15 NORTH WELCH WAS ARRESTED BY SERGEANT CHAD FOSTER ON A WARRANT
CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…..
AND OFFICER TALBOTT CHARGED 33 YEAR OLD JOHN R. PERRY OF FIVE-17 SOUTH THIRD WITH VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY  
E-P-O/D-V-O…….



ACCIDENT
02/16/15

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT AT THE INTER-SECTION OF ANDREW JACKSON
HIGHWAY AND 31-E THAT INJURED ONE PERSON…..

52 YEAR OLD LOUIS THOMPSON OF TENNESSEE TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THAT A CAME UP BEHIND A VEHICLE THAT
WAS TURNING LEFT OFF OF 31-E ONTO ANDREW JACKSON  HIGHWAY….BUT WAS UNABLE TO STOP….SO HE JACK-KNIFED
HIS 1997 FREIGHTLINER AND IT STRUCK A TWO-THOUSAND-SIX INTERNATIONAL TRACTOR/TRAILER….OPERATED  BY 51
YEAR OLD KEVIN MILBY OF CAMPBELLSVILLE AND A GUARD RAIL…..
THOMPSON WAS TRANSPORTED  BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…….



ART COMPETITION
02/16/15

FIRST DISTRICT CONGRESSMAN ED WHITFIELD HAS ANNOUNCED  AN ART COMPETITION  TO DETERMINE THE HIGH SCHOOL
STUDENT THAT WILL REPRESENT  THE FIRST DISTRICT  IN THE TWENTY-15 CONGRESSIONAL ART COMPETITION  IN
WASHINGTON….STUDENTS WISHING TO PARTICIPATE SHOULD SUBMIT THEIR ART WORK  TO WHITFIELD’S HOPKINSVILLE  
OFFICE BY APRIL 20TH….

ONCE ALL OF THE ART WORK HAS  BEEN RECEIVED….EACH ENTRY WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR VIEWING  BY “LIKING” WHITFIELD’
S FACEBOOK PAGE….
THE FINAL WINNER WILL BE DETERMINED BY A PANEL OF LOCAL  ART EXPERTS….AND THE WINNER AND A GUEST  WILL BE
INVITED TO A RECEPTION ON CAPITAL HILL IN JUNE….THE WINNER  FROM THE FIRST  DISTRICT WILL BE DISPLAYED  IN THE
CANNON TUNNEL…..THE SECOND PLACE ENTRY  WILL BE DISPLAYED  IN WHITFIELD’S WASHINGTON OFFICE…..AND THE
THIRD PLACE ENTRY WILL BE DISPLAYED  IN THE HOPKINSVILLE OFFICE….
FOR MORE INFORMATION  CALL….800-THREE-TWO-EIGHT-56-29……




ELECTRONIC RETURNS BEING PROCESSED
02/16/15

06:05AM

THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE HAS BEGUN PROCESSING TAX RETURNS  AGAIN AFTER TEMPRARLY7 HOLD
ELECTRONICALLY FILED RETURNS BECAUSE OF QUESTIONABLE RETURNS BEING FILED THRU INTUIT’S “TURBO TAX”
PROGRAM….

INTUITS IDENTIFIED APPROXIMATELY 300 SUSPICIOUS RETURNS….AND THE DEPARTMENT IS REVIEWING THOSE RETURNS
AND HAS CONFIRMED APPROXIMATELY  50 AS BEING FRAUDULENT…..LESS THAN SIX-THOUSAND DOLLARS  HAS BEEN
IDENTIFIED AS ALREADY BEING REFUNDED….AND THE DEPARTMENT WILL PURSUE REMEDIES TO RECOVER  THOSE
FUNDS….

SINCE  E-FILING STARTED  JANUARY 20TH…..THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE HAS RECEIVED  MORE  THAT 575-THOUSAND
INDIVIDUAL RETURNS…..AND FILING ELECTRONICALLY IS STILL SAFE AND THE QUICKEST WAY FOR TAXPAYERS  TO GET
THEIR REFUND…NORMALLY WITHIN SEVEN TO 10 DAYS…..




SPORTS
02/16/15

THE 15TH DISTRICT BASKETBALL  TOURNAMENT WILL BE PLAYED AT MONROE COUNTY  HIGH SCHOOL NEXT WEEK….

THE GIRL’S TOURNAMENT BEGINS MONDAY  AS THE LADY PATRIOTS  PLAY BARREN COUNTY….THEN MONROE COUNTY
TAKES ON GLASGOW….
AND THE GIRL’S CHAMPIONSHIP GAME WILL BE PLAYED THURSDAY  NIGHT…..

THE BOY’S TOURNAMENT STARTS TUESDAY  AS MONROE  COUNTY  TANGLES WITH GLASGOW…..THEN WEDNESDAY THE
PATRIOTS  GO AGAINST  BARREN COUNTY…..
AND THE BOY’S CHAMPIONSHIP  GAME WILL BE PLAYED  FRIDAY NIGHT…..




WILSON STONE
2-13-15
3:05 P.M.


THE THIRD WEEK OF THE CURRENT SESSION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY JUST ENDED AND ACCORDING TO STATE
REPRESENTATIVE WILSON STONE…. THE PRIORITY LEGISLATION IS BEGINNING TO MOVE…

FOR MR. STONE'S REPORT LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE OR SOUTHERN GOSPEL 1250 WLCK


STATE REPRESENTATIVE WILSON STONE….








HS SCHEDULE
02/14/15


IN BOY’S HIGH SCHOOL GAMES…..

CUMBERLAND COUNTY ENTERTAINS HART COUNTY, SOUTH WARREN GOES TO OHIO COUNTY, TODD COUNTY CENTRAL IS
AT HOME TO TAKE ON TRIGG COUNTY ANSD WARREN CENTRAL HOSTS E’TOWN…….

AND GIRL’S GAMES FIND….
WARREN CENTRAL AT HOME TO TAKE ON APOLLO……




KY EXPORTS
02/13/15


KENTUCKY MADE PRODUCTS ARE BEING SOLD AROUND THE WORLD AT A RECORD PACE……AS THE COMMONWEALTH HAS
SHATTERED ITS EXPORT RECORD FOR THE FOURTH STRAIGHT YEAR…..….

IN TWENTY-14…..KENTUCKY  EXPORTS  TOTALED 28-BILLION DOLLARS….WHICH WAS A NINE-PERCENT INCREASE  OVER
TWO-THOUSAND-13……AND BY COMPARISON….THE AVERAGE EXPORTS GROWTH  NATIONWIDE WAS JUST OVER TWO-
PERCENT…..

LEADING THE COMMONWEALTH’S EXPORT GROWTH WAS  AEROSPACE…. WHICH SHIPPED OUT EIGHT-BILLION DOLLARS  IN
PARTS AND PRODUCTS  LAST YEAR….OTHER TO EXPORTERS INCLUDED  VEHICLES….PARTS….BODIES AND TRAILERS….
SYNTHETIC RUBBER AND RESIN…..AND PHARMACEUTICALS…….




HOLLAND WEDDING
02/13/15



IF YOU’RE GOING TO BE TRAVELING IN THE HOLLAND AREA THIS WEEK END…. YOU WILL NEED TO KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR
INCREASED  HORSE AND BUGGY TRAVEL…..
THE ALLEN COUNTY  SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  HAS INFORMED NEWSWATCH THAT A WEDDING WILL BE TAKING PLACE  IN
THE HOLLAND MENNONITE COMMUNITY…..AND AS A RESULT…..HIGHWAY 100 AND 14-21 WILL SEE HEAVY HORSE AND
BUGGY TRAFFIC  TOMORROW…..SUNDAY…..AND MONDAY……..



FREE CAVE TOURS
02/13/15


FOR THE PRESIDENT’S DAY WEEK-END….MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK WILL BE OFFERING F FREE “MAMMOTH PASSAGE
TOURS” TOMORROW….. SUNDAY….AND MONDAY….

THE TOURS WILL LEAVE THE VISITORS  CENTER AT 10…..11….12….ONE….TWO-30…..AND THREE….
PARTICIPANTS MUST PICK UP A FREE TICKER IN THE VISITORS CENTER BEFORE GOING  ON THE TOUR….WHICH IS A THREE-
QUARTER MILE…..ONE AND A QUARTER HOUR TOUR…..LIMITED TO 40 PEOPLE….AND REQUIRES  A WALK DOAN AND UP THE
STEEP HILL BELOW THE VISITORS  CENTER….A-WELL-AS 160 STEPS…..



CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY
02/13/15


THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT WILL HOLD THEIR FIRST “CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY” STARTING THURSDAY….
MARCH  FIFTH….THE ACADEMY WILL MEET ON 10-THURSDAY NIGHTS .FROM SEVEN TO NINE EACH NIGHT….
BESIDES CLASSROOM WORK….THE ACADEMY WILL INCLUDE FOUR HOURS OF RIDE-A-LONGS WITH OFFICERS AND TWO
HOURS OF OBSERVATION IN THE NINE-ONE-ONE-CENTER….
APPLICATIONS…..WHICH  ARE AVAILABLE AT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT AND ON THEIR FACE BOOK PAGE….SHOULD BE
RETURNED  BY MONDAY, FEBRUARY 23RD……






HENDRIX
02/13/15

78 YEAR OLD DONALD HENDRIX OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY 9THURS) AT HIS RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL N CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…..
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE THIS AFTERNOON (FRI) AT THE  FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; JANICE HENDRIX…..TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; LADONNA AND MIKE MILLER OF
SCOTTSVILLE AND RITA AND TERRY TRAMMEL OF ADOLPHUS…..THREE BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; FOLLIS AND LINDA
AND RICHARD AND BRENDA ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE AND ALLEN AND JOY OF INDIANA…….AND THREE SISTERS AND
BROTHERS-IN-LAW; PATTY FRANCIS OF FOUNTAIN RUN, NANCY AND RON HAWKINS OF INDIANA AND MARCIA AND ERIC
CARTER OF ALVATON…..THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



CREEK
02/13/15

89 YEAR OLD MARGARET BEAM CREEK OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY……VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TODAY (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LA; JAMES AND BETTY AND JERRY AND CHERYL ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE…..A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; JULIE AND DENNY SMITHSON OF SOUTH CAROLINA….AND A BROTHER AND
SISTER-IN-LAW; MAURICE AND LOUISE BEAM OF BOWLING GREEN….THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND TWO GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
02/13/15

THE LADY PATRIOTS WENT UP AGAINST METCALF COUNTY AND CAME OUT WITH A HUGE WIN OF 56 TO 18…..

AND THE PATRIOTS GOT PAST THE HORNETS 70 TO 69….JEFF  CLARK HAS  YOUR U-S BANK GAME WRAP UP…..


AND THE PATRIOTS RETURN HOME TONIGHT TO TAKE ON FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…. HEAD COACH JAMES WILLETT……

THE BOY’S DOUBLEHEADER TIPS OFF AT SIX…..




THEFT
02/12/15

A THEFT FROM A VEHICLE  REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT……

MARK STEPHENS OF ONE-77 CARTER CHURCH ROAD TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THAT A CHAINSAW……VALUED AT 150-
DOLLARS…..WAS TAKEN FROM THE BED OF HIS PICKUP…….



KY REVENUE MIXED
02/12/15

ACCORDING TO STATE BUDGET DIRECTOR  JANE DRISKELL…..THE COMMONWEALTH’S GENERAL FUND RECEIPTS  FELL
THREE-TENTHS OF A PERCENT IN JANUARY….WHEN COMPARED TO JANUARY OF TWENTY-14…. WHICH IS A DECREASE OF
THREE-MILLION DOLLARS…..

DRISKELL WENT ON TO SAY THE SMALL DECLINE WAS ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE CALENDAR…..RATHER THAN A SLOW DOWN IN
ECONOMIC ACTIVITY…..

FOR THE FIRST SEVEN MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR….RECEIPTS  HAVE GROWN TWO-POINT-NINE PERCENT……
THE OFFICIAL REVENUE ESTIMATE  FOR FISCAL YEAR TWENTY-15 CALLS FOR GROWTH OF THREE-POINT-SIX PERCENT
GROWTH…..WHICH MEANS FOUR-POINT-FIVE PERCENT GROWTH IS NEEDED FOR THE FINAL FIVE MONTHS OF THE FISCAL
YEAR TO MEET THE OFFICIAL ESTIMATES………



THOMPSON
02/12/15

57 YEAR OLD GAIL ANN THOMPSON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY 9WED0 AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING
GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (FRI) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
RED HILL CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER  11 THIS MORNING (THURS) AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; OSCAR THOMPSON…..A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; JEFFERY AND KHRISTY OF
INDIANA…..FOUR DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; STACY AND BRETT COFFEE, KRISTY THOMPSON AND JESSICA THOMPSON
ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE AND DENISE THOMPSON OF FRANKLIN….A BROTHER; STEVEN LEWIS OF INDIANA….AND THREE
SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; ROBERTA AND ROGER LINES, RITA RUPE AND WENDY COY ALL OF INDIANA…..SEVERN
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
02/12/15

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

TIP OFF FOR THE GIRL’S GAME IS SIX…..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 FIVE-40 THIS
AFTERNOON…….




BEST VALENTINE CITY
02/11/15


WITH SATURDAY BEING VALENTINE’S DAY…..AND WITH AMERICANS ARE PLANNING TO SPEND A RECORD 19-BILLION
DOLLARS ON RELATED EXPENSES…. WALLET-HUB CONDUCTED AN IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF THE “BEST AND WORST CITIES  
FOR VALENTINE’S DAY”…..

100 OF THE MOST POPULATED CITIES WERE EXAMINED USING 15 KEY METRICS… RANGING FROM THE COST OF
RESTAURANT MEALS…..THE NUMBER OF ATTRACTIONS…..…..AND THE NUMBER OF FLORISTS PER CAPITA……

AND THE BEST CITY FOR VALENTINE’S DAY IS SAN FRANCISCO….WHICH IS FOLLOWED BY SEATTLE  AND ORLANDO…….AT
THE BOTTOM OF THE LIST ARE LAREDO, TEXAS IN 99TH AND DETRIOT IS 100TH…….

IN THE SURVEY…..NASHVILLE  CAME OUT 31ST…..WITH LEXINGTON 60TH….. AND LOUISVILLE  73RD…..



ACCIDENT
02/11/15


A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT AT THE INTER-SECTION OF RUSSELLVILLE ROAD AND RICHPOND-ROCKFIELD ROAD INJURED
ONE PERSON….

ACCORDING TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..55 YEAR OLD CELEDONIO VASQUEZ-PEREZ OF
RUSSELLVILLE WAS ATTEMPTING  TO MAKE A LEFT TURN….AND PULLED INTO THE PATH OF A TOYOTA S-U-V OPERATED BY
24 YEAR OLD SAMANTHA O’LEARY OF ROCKFIELD….
VAZQUEZ-PEREZ……WHO WAS NOT WEARING A SEATBELT…..WAS EJECTED AND TRANSPORTED  TO THE MEDICAL CENTER
AT BOWLING GREEN……



STINSON
02/11/15


82 YEAR OLD GERALD STINSON OF HANOVER, INDIANA DIED SUNDAY AT KING’S DAUGHTERS HOSPITAL IN MADISON,
INDIANA….A MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE HELD AT A LATER DATE…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY THREE SONS; LARRY WAYNE, JERRY AND GARY NEIL…. THREE DAUGHTERS; ANNETTE, NANCY AND
SANDY…..A BROTHER; WILLIAM OF TENNESSEE…..AND A SISTER; MOLLIE LOGSDON OF SCOTTSVILLE……SEVERAL
GRANDCHILDREN AND GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



CORVETTE SINK HOLE
02/11/15

TOMORROW MARKS THE ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY  THAT A SINK HOLE OPENED UP UNDER THE NATIONAL CORVETTE
MUSEUM  AND CLAIMED EIGHT CORVETTES……

OF THE EIGHT VEHICLES  THAT FELL INTO THE 30-FOOT SINKHOLE…TWO WERE ON LOAN  FROM GENERAL MOTORS AND
THE OTHER  SIX WERE OWNED  BY THE MUSEUM….. ALL EIGHT CARS WERE RECOVERED….BUT ONLY THREE WERE
DEEMED  IN GOOD ENOUGH CONDITION FOR RESTORATION…..

AND TO COMMEMORATE  THE ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE SINKHOLE…. THE MUSEUM  WILL BE HOLDING  A CEREMONY  
TOMORROW  WHICH WILL INCLUDE THE OFFICIAL UNVEILING  OF THE RESTORED  TWO-THOUSAND -NINE  Z-R-ONE  “BLUE
DEVIL”…WHICH WILL MARK THE FIRST TIME  ITS BEEN ON DISPLAY  AT THE MUSEUM  SINCE  THE REPAIRS  WERE
COMPLETED……



ACCIDENT-ADAIR
02/11/15


STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT IN ADAIR COUNTY THAT INJURED TWO PERSONS….

A TWO-THOUSAND-TWO DODGE….DRIVEN BY 21 YEAR OLD BETHANY BRAY OF CAMPBELLSVILLE…WENT OUT OF CONTROL
ON A PATCH OF BLACK ICE AND STUCK A ROCK WALL…..
BRAY AND A ONE YEAR  OLD PASSENGER WHERE TAKEN TO RUSSELL COUNTY HOSPITAL  FOR TREATMENT…….



SCHOOL BUS ACCIDENT
02/11/15


A GLASGOW SCHOOL BUS….CARRYING 23 STUDENTS AND TWO ADULTS….WAS INVOLVED IN A NON-INJURY ACCIDENT  
YESTERDAY MORING….

ACCORDING TO THE GLASGOW  POLICE DEPARTMENT….THE BUS DRIVER….HAD STOPPED  AT THE STOP SIGN AT EAST
COLLEGE…..SHE LOOKED UP IN THE MIRROR AT THE STUDENTS AND LOOKED BACK ON THE ROADWAY….PROCEED
FORWARD….BUT FAILED TO SEE ANOTHER…..CAUSING THE COLLISION……
AFTER THE IMPACT……THE VEHICLE  SPUN .AND HIT A STOP SIGN…..THAT IN TURN STRUCK  A PARKED VEHICLE…………



RADIO SHACK
02/11/15

RADIO SHACK HAS FILED FOR BANKRUPTCY…..AND THEY PLAN ON CLOSING ABOUT HALF OF THEIR  NEARLY FOUR-
THOUSAND RETAIL LOCATIONS AROUND THE COUNTRY…….…..

25-RADIO SHACK STORES  IN THE COMMONWEALTH WILL BE SHUT-DOWN…. INCLUDING  THREE IN NORTHERN
KENTUCKY….FIVE IN LOUISVILLE…..TWO IN LEXINGTON….TWO IN ASHLAND….AND ONE EACH IN 13 OTHER CITIES
INCLUDING BOWLING GREEN…….



SPORTS
02/11/15

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS WERE AT HOME LAST NIGHT TO TAKE ON  GREENWOOD….AND THE LADY PATRIOTS
PICKED UP THE WINE  63-52……

AND IN OVERTIME…..THE PATRIOTS DROPPED A 56-55 DECISION TO THE GATORS….

THE NEXT GAMES FOR BOTH TEAMS WILL BE TOMORROW NIGHT WHEN THEY TRAVEL TO METCALFE COUNTY……


ARREST
02/10/15

SCOTTSVILLE POLICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT ON WEST MAIN….AND OFFICER DAVID CLARK CITED 31 YEAR OLD
HEATHER AGUIRRE OF 15-68 HOLLAND ROAD WITH FAILURE TO PRODUCE AN INSURANCE CARD, NO INSURANCE AND
OPERATING ON A SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATOR’S LICENSE…..

AND 37 YEAR OLD GEORGE D. WHITNEY, JUNIOR OF 59 JEFFERSON SCHOOL ROAD WAS CHARGED BY ASSISTANCE CHIEF  
DARRIN TABOR  WITH ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE……



FOOD CHECK OUT WEEK
02/10/15

THIS IS “FOOD CHECK OUT WEEK”…..AND ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU….IN HALF THE TIME IT TAKE A
PERSON TO EARN ENOUGH MONEY TO COVER THE COST OF TAXES THIS YEAR……THE AVERAGE U-S CITIZEN WILL BRING  
IN THE INCOME NECESSARY TO PAY FOR THE ENTIRE  YEAR’S FOOD EXPENSES…..

WHILE THE AVERAGE AMERICAN EARNS ENOUGH TO PAY FOR THEIR ANNUAL FOOD COSTS BY THE SEVENTH WEEK OF THE
YEAR…..THE TAX FOUNDATION SAYS THE SAME PERSON WOULD HAVE TO WORK UNTIL THE MIDDLE TO APRIL TO EARN
ENOUGH TO PAY FOR THEIR ANNUAL TAXES….

AND THE U-S DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE  ESTIMATES THAT AMERICANS SPEND JUST 10-PERCENT OF THEIR
DISPOSABLE INCOME ON FOOD EACH YEAR……



CITY COUNCIL
02/10/15

AT LAST NIGHT’S SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING…..A LONG DISCUSSION ENSUED ON A VOTE TAKE BY THE COUNCIL
IN JANUARY….TO ALLOW THE ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC  LIBRARY TO ERECT A SIGN ON CITY PROPERTY….. SEVERAL COUNCIL
MEMBERS SAID THEY HAD RECEIVED CALLS WITH CONCERNS  RANGING  FROM DISTRACTING FROM THE IMPROVEMENTS
ON THE SQUARE….TO DISTRICTING DRIVERS…….

THE COUNCIL WAS ALSO GIVEN A PACKET OF INFORMATION CONCERNING  THE INSURANCE PREMIUM TAX RATE WHICH HAS
NOT BEEN ADJUSTED  SINCE 1984…

AND THE COUNCIL WILL TAKE THE TAX RATE UP AT A SPECIAL MEETING MONDAY NIGHT……



SPORTS
02/10/15


THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS ARE AT HOME TONIGHT TO PLAY GREENWOOD……

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




ARREST
02/09/15


A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE PLCIE….

OFFICER WAYDE KNOX CHARGED 48 YEAR OLD MICHAEL W. KINSLOW OF FOUR-12 SOUTH SIXTH WITH VIOLATION OF A
KENTUCKY E-P-O/D-V-O…..

AND 42 YEAR OLD RONICA J. WATKINS OF TWO-25 PARKWAY DRIVE WAS CHARGED BY ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR
WITH ASSAULT  FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA, TWO COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF
DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH



BARREN RIVER DRUG TASK FORCE
02/09/15


FRIDAY….THE BARREN  RIVER DRUG TASK FOR EXECUTED A SEARCH WARRANT AT 66-22 DRIPPING SPRINGS ROAD IN
BARREN COUNTY….WHICH LEAD TO THE SEIZURE OF FOUR METH LABS…..AN H-C-L GENERATOR…..PACKAGED METH…..
MARIJUANA….PSEUDOEPHEDRINE….CASH….ELECTRONICS….AND A VEHICLE….
ARRESTED   WERE 33 YEAR OLD JULIA BUSH….27 YEAR OLD DAVID FINN…..24 YEAR OLD TYLER ESTES…..AND 36 YEAR OLD
CRYSTAL VAUGHN WHO WERE ALL LIVING  IN THE RESIDENCE…..
SOCIAL  SERVICES  WERE ALSO CALLED  DUE TO TWO JUVENILE CHILDREN  LIVING IN THE RESIDENCE…..AND ANIMAL
CONTROL REMOVED SEVEN PETS FROM THE RESIDENCE DUE TO ANIMAL CRUELTY………..
BESIDES VARIOUS DRUG OFFENSES….THE FOUR WERE ALSO CHARGED WITH WANTON ENDANGERMENT-POLICE
OFFICER…AND CONTROL SUBSSTANCE-ENDANGERMENT TO A CHILD…….



HUNT
2/9/15

69 YEAR OLD LARRY JOE HUNT OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED FRIDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE……FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 5PM AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME……VISITATION WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 3 AT THE
FUNERAL HOME

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE MARTHA...2 SONS AND DAUGHTER IN LAWS…LARRY AND KAREN OF SCOTTSVILLE…AND
KENNY AND CHERYL OF OKLAHOMA……A BROTHER AND SISTER IN LAW…JERRY AND DIANA OF INDIANA…TWO
SISTERS…SHARON OF WESTMORELAND…SUE AND HER HUSBAND BOB OF SOUTH BEND
4 GRANDCHILDREN AND 3 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE



ACCIDENT
02/09/15

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT ON FRANKLIN ROAD THAT INJURED ONE
PERSON…..

ACCORDING TO SHERIFF JEFF COOKE…..38 YEAR OLD AARON ROSE OF OKLAHOMA HAD TO BE REMOVED FROM HIS
VEHICLE  BY THE FIRE  DEPARTMENT……AND HE WAS THEN FLOW BY AIR-METHODS TO VANDERBILT MEDICAL CENTER……..



KY HOLDING ELECTRONIC RETURNS
02/09/15

FRAUDULENTLY FILED TAX RETURNS  THROUGH TURBO TAX’S “INTUIT”….. HAS THE COMMONWEALTH  AND OTHER STATES
PUTTING A TEMPORARY HOLD ON PROCESSING ALL ELECTRONIC  TAX RETURNS….
THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE ANTICIPATES THE HOLD WILL ADD A FEW ADDITIONAL DAYS TO THE REFUND
PROCESS….WITH THE GOAL OF RETURNING TO NORMAL PROCESSING LATE NEXT WEEK…
THE DEPARTMENT GOES ON TO SAY….HOWEVER….THAT  FLING ELECTRONICALLY IS STILL THE SAFEST  AND QUICKEST
WAY FOR TAXPAYERS TO GET THEIR REFUNDS…..AS THIS DELAY IS TEMPORARY AND THE REFUNDS  MAY TAKE CLOSER TO
TWO WEEKS FOR PROCESSING INSTEAD OF SEVEN TO 10 DAYS….
“INTUIT” HAS SET UP A DEDICATED  CALL CENTER  AT 800-NINE-FOUR-FOUR-85-96  FOR CUSTOMERS TO CALL IF THE
BELIEVE THEY HAVE BEEN VICTIMS OF TAX FRAUD….AND IN KENTUCKY….TAXPAYERS CAN CALL THE DEPARTMENT  OF
REVENUE TAXPAYER ASSISTANCE  AT FIVE-ZERO-TWO-FIVE-SIX-FOUR-45-81……



MEETINGS
02/09/15

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

CITY COUNCIL AND THE BEEKEEPERS BOTH  MEET TONIGHT AT 7…..

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

THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6-30 THE LIONS CLUB MEETS AND THE JAYCEES AND FISH AND GAME CLUB BOTH MEET AT 7…..




SPORTS
02/09/15

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…..

IN BOY’S HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL…..
CLINTON COUNTY  IS ON THE ROAD TO CORBIN, EDMONSON COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY AND
GREENWOOD TRAVELS TO OWENSBORO CATHOLIC……

AND IN BOY/GIRL DOUBLEHEADERS…..
CAVERNA PLAYS AT WARREN EAST…..





02/06/15

WE NEED TO MAKE A CORRECTION  TO A STORY THAT AIRED JANUARY  20TH….

THE STORY SAID THAT  ERICA LINDEAU…..WHO WAS INVOLVED IN A TRAFFIC  ACCIDENT….WAS IMPALED ON THE RIGHT SIDE
OF HER ABDOMEN AREA….. SHE WAS ACTUALLY IMPALED ON THE RIGHT UPPER THIGH…..WHICH DAMAGED THE FEMORAL
ARTERY….CAUSING HER TO LOOSE HER RIGHT LEG…..MID-THIGH…..



SPORTS
02/06/15

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS  ARE AT HOME TONIGHT TO TAKE ON MONROE COUNTY….

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




ARREST
02/05/15

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD SERVED TWO WARRANTS CHARGING THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING ON 27 YEAR OLD APRIL
GALVEZ OF SIX-12 EAST MAPLE……

AND 27 YEAR OLD WESLEY A. STINSON OF SIX-29 C-W JONES ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR ON
A WARRANT CHARGING RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY-FIREARM….



NEW STOP SIGN
02/05/145

THE CITY OF SCOTTSVILLE RECENTLY INSTALLED NEW STOP SIGNS AT THE INTERSECTION OF COTTAGE DRIVE  AND TULIP
STREET….LOCATED BEHIND THE FRED HALE SHOPPING CENTER……

SEVERAL MOTORISTS HAVE BEEN RUNNING THE NEW STOP SIGNS…..AND TO GIVE MOTORISTS A CHANGE TO GET USE TO
THEM….THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT  WILL BE ISSUING WARNINGS  FOR THE NEXT TWO WEEKS…..



SKYPAC GRANT
02/05/15

THE LAURA GOAD TURNER FOUNDATION HAS AWARDED “SKYPAC” AT 750-THOUSAND DOLLAR  GRANT TO CONTINUE  
SUPPORT OF ITS   ARTS  PROGRAM FOR STUDENTS IN THE ALLEN COUNTY  SCHOOL DISTRICT….AND TO PROVIDE
GENERAL SUPPORT TO ADVANCE “SKYPAC’s” MISSION….

OVER THE NEXT  FIVE YEARS….500-THOUSAND DOLLARS  WILL SUPPORT  THE “ARTS IN EDUCATION” PROGRAM IN ALLEN
COUNTY SCHOOLS….AND A 250-THOUSAND DOLLAR  MATCHING CASH GRANT WILL SUPPORT THE “ENGAGING HEARTS-
ENRICHING LIVES” CAMPAIGN….

THE LAURA GOAD TURNER FOUNDATION  HAS SUPPORTED  “SKYPAC’S”  ARTS IN EDUCATION PROGRAM IN  THE ALLEN
COUNTY SCHOOLS SINCE TWENTY-11…WHEN THEY AWARDED  THE ORIGINAL  ONE-MILLION-DOLLAR GIFT…….



SPORTS
02/05/15

IN BOY’S HIGH SCHOOL GAMES…..
RUSSELL COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY CASEY COUNTY AND THE PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS GO TO
MONROE COUNTY…..

GIRL’S  GAMES FIND……
THE LADY PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARITY TEAMS PLAYING AT EDMONSON COUNTY…….

AND IN BOY/GIRL DOUBLEHEADERS…..
CAVERNA ENTERTAINS  ST. FRANCIS……….




BASKETT
2-4-15



55-YEAR-OLD RICHARD LAN BASKETT OF GAMALIEL DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL
BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GAMALIEL BAPTIST CHURCH WITH BURIAL TO FOLLOW IN THE GAMALIEL CEMETERY…
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FIVE TOMORROW AFTERNOON (THURS) AT STRODE FUNERAL HOME IN GAMALIEL…. AND WILL BE
AFTER EIGHT FRIDAY AT THE CHURCH… MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO THE GAMALIEL CEMETERY OR BAPTIST
CHURCH…


HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS FARTHER AND STEP MOTHER RANDALL AND SHIRLEY BASKETT OF GAMALIEL…TWO SONS AND
DAUGHTER-IN-LAW… DUSTIN & VALERIE AND CODY ALL OF GAMALIEL…A BROTHER… STEVEN OF MT HERMON…TWO
SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW… DIANA AND LARRY BOWLES OF MT. HERMON AND KIMBERLIN AND TONY BROWN OF
GAMALIEL…AND TWO STEP SISTERS… DEBBIE AND EDDIE CROW AND JOANN AND RICKIE BROWN ALL OF TOMPKINSVILLE….
ONE GRANDSON ALSO SURVIVES….



ATKERSON
2-4-15



80-YEAR-OLD VIRGINIA JORDAN ATKERSON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TODAY (WED) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING
GREEN… FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT J.C. KIRBY AND SON LOVERS LANE
CHAPEL…WITH BURIAL IN THE BOWLING GREEN GARDENS…VISITATION BEGINS FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT FOUR AT THE
FUNERAL HOME…


SHE IS SURVIVED BY A SON MIKE JOHNSON OF ROCKFIELD…AND A DAUGHTER FREDA CONSTANT OF SCOTTSVILLE… 8
GRANDCHILDREN10 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.




ARREST
02/04/15


AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..
OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD SERVED TWO WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 38 YEAR OLD ROBERT L. BRITT
OF 36-22 MACEDONIA ROAD……






ACTIVITY REPORT
02/04/15
ACTIVITY REPORT

THE BOWLING GREEN POST OF THE STATE POLICE HAD RELEASED THE JANUARY ACTIVITY REPORT JANUARY…..

DURING THE MONTH TROOPERS AND DETECTIVES  ISSUED 11-HUNDRED 55 CITATIONS…..THERE WERE 227 CITATIONS
FOR SPEEDING AND 49 FOR NO SEAT BELT USAGE…….
20  D-U-I ARRESTS WERE MADE…..996 COMPLAINTS  WERE ANSWERED…..42 CRIMINAL CASES WERE OPENED…..167
CRIMINAL ARRESTS WERE MADE….AND 86 ACCIDENTS WERE  INVESTIGATED……








ARREST
02/04/15


A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY  SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY DANNY WILSON CHARGING 43 YEAR
OLD TERRY THOMPSON OF TENNESSEE WITH RECKLESS DRIVING AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE…..

AND 31 YEAR OLD JEREMY W. MEADOR OF 900 WALNUT  HILL ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY WILSON ON FOUR
WARRANTS  CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…….





CLEANER FUNDS
02/04/15


THE KENTUCKY BROWNFIELD REDEVELOPMENT PROGRAM HAS ANNOUNCED THE AVAILABILITY  OF CLEAN UP GRANTS  
THROUGH  THE CLEANER COMMONWEALTH FUND….

THE C-C-F IS A GRANT-AND-LOAN FUND….ESTABLISHED  WITH AN 850-THOUSAND  DOLLAR  U-S ENVIRONMENTAL
PROTECTION AGENCY…. “BROWNFIELD REVOLVING LOAN FUND GRANT”….

“BROWNFIELDS” ARE PROPERTIES THAT ARE ABANDONED OR UNDERUTILIZED  DUE TO REAL OR PERCEIVED
ENVIRONMENTAL CONTAMINATION…AND CAN INCLUDE OLD FACTORIES….FORMER GAS STATIONS….MINE-SCARRED
LANDS…. AND ABANDONED DRY CLEANING ESTABLISHMENTS…..
182-THOUSAND DOLLARS IS BEING RELEASED FOR THIS ROUND OF FUNDING……



DEER HARVEST
02/04/15


AFTER TWO SEASONS OF RECORD HARVESTS…..KENTUCKY DEER HUNTERS KEPT THE PACE UP THIS PAST SEASON  WITH
139-THOUSAND  DEER CHECKED IN….
THIS IS THE SECOND HIGHEST TOTAL ON RECORD  AND THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE SEASON THE HARVEST HAS EXCEEDED
130-THOUSAND DEER….
OWEN COUNTY AGAIN LED THE COMMONWEALTH WITH 34-HUNDRED 70 DEER CHECKED INN….
PENDLETON COUNTY WAS NEXT….AND WAS FOLLOWED BY CRITTENDEN COUNTY…. CHRISTIAN COUNTY…..AND  GRAVES
COUNTY……





KY 8TH BEST AT CONTROLLING BULLYING
02/04/15

WITH FEBRUARY NINTH  BEING “STOP BULLYING DAY”….AND WITH MORE THAN 160-THOUSAND STUDENTS  MISSING
SCHOOL EVERY DAY OUT OF FEAR OF BEING BULLIED….WALLET-HUB HAS CONDUCT AN IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF “TWENTY-
15’s BEST AND WORST STATES AT CONTROLLING BULLYING”…AND THE RESULTS FIND THAT KENTUCKY IS THE EIGHTH
BEST STATE AT CONTROLLING BULLYING….
42 STATES AND THE DISTRICT  OF COLUMBIA WERE ANALYZED USING NINE KEY METRICS   RANGING  FROM  BULLYING
INCIDENT RATES ON-LINE AND ON SCHOOL PROPERTY……TO THE COST OF TRUANCY…….
THE COMMONWEALTH’S  LOWEST RATING  WAS FOURTH IN THE PERCENT OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS INVOLVED IN A
PHYSICAL FIGHT  AT SCHOOL….WHILE THE HIGHEST WAS 24TH IN THE COST OF TRUANCY FOR SCHOOLS AS A RESULT OF
BULLYING…..
IN THE SURVEY….MASSACHUSETTS CAME OUT ON TOP AT NUMBER ONE….. TENNESSEE IS 38TH…..AND ARKANSAS IS LAST
AT 43RD…….



SPORTS
02/04/15

THE LADY PATRIOTS FACED THE WARREN CENTRAL DRAGONS LAST NIGHT AT HOME….AND PULLED OUT A 52 TO 50….

THE PATRIOTS THEN TOOK ON  HART COUNTY AND PICKED UP A 66 TO 59 WIN….

THE NEXT GAMES FOR BOTH TEAM WILL BE FRIDAY WHEN MONROE COUNTY COMES TO PATRIOT GYM…..




MEADOR
2-3-15
3:05 P.M.


86-YEAR-OLD RUTH TROUT MEADOR OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE MT.
UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FOUR THIS AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL
HOME… EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO MAPLE GROVE GENERAL BAPTIST CHURCH
OR MT. UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH…

SHE IS SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW…JACKIE AND KELLEY MEADOR…TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-
LAW…JUDY AND MARK NICHOLS ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE AND MARY AND SCOTTIE HEATH OF ADOLPHUS…. TWO SISTERS AND
BROTHERS-IN-LAW…DORIS AND CARROLL CARLTON OF LAWRENCEBURG AND FRANCES AND CHESTER MEADOR OF
LOUISVILLE…. 7 GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.




SCHOOL BUS ACCIDENT
02/03/15


AROUND SEVEN-30 THIS MORNING…..THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A HIT AND RUN
ACCIDENT ON GALLOWAY MILL ROAD INVOLVING  A SCHOOL BUS….

THE BUS WAS LOADED WITH 13 STUDENTS  WITH TWO OF THEM COMPLAINING OF INJURIES…..AND THE DRIVER….27 YEAR
OLD TODD DONOVAN TOLD DEPUTIES HE MEET A VEHICLE  IN A CURVE….WHICH SIDE SIPPED THE BUS AND THEN
CONTINUED ON….
LATER….THE DRIVER OF THE VEHICLE….21 YEAR OLD CALLIE HULLETT OF ROCKFIELD CONTACTED THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE
AND ADVISED SHE HAD BEEN INVOLVED IN THE ACCIDENT….
SHE STATED THERE  WAS DAMAGE TO HER VEHICLE….BUT IT APPEARED  THE BUS WASN’T GOING TO STOP….SO SHE
CONTINUED….
NEITHER ALCOHOL OR DRUGS ARE NOT SUSPECTED TO BE A FACTOR IN THE COLLISION…..WHICH  IS STILL UNDER
INVESTIGATION…….





ARREST
02/03/15


A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

AFTER RESPONDING TO A LOUD COMPLAINT OF LOUD NOISE IN THE 500 BLOCK OF WEST MAIN…..CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON
CHARGED19 YEAR OLD IAN C. HARDCASTLE OF 16-25 FLEET ROAD WITH POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA, POSSESSION OF
DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND ATTEMPTING TO HAVE ANOTHER  PERSON  PURCHASE ALCOHOL……

AND SERGEANT CHAD FOSTER ARRESTED 39 YEAR OLD CHADRICK M. BERRY OF THREE-60 MILL STREET ON A WARREN
COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY  UNDER 10-THOUSAND DOLLARS……







SHOOTING
02/03/15


THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED A SHOOTING ON TRADEMARK COURT YESTERDAY…..

REPORTEDLY….32 YEAR OLD  NATHAN EWING OF 72-57 BOWLING GREEN ROAD ATTEMPTED TO FORCE HIS WAY INTO A
RESIDENCE…..AND THE HOME OWNER WARNED EWING HE HAD A WEAPON….HE THEN FIRED A WARNING SHOT….AND
ENDED UP SHOOTING EWING IN THE LEG…..

EWING WAS TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN WHERE HE WAS TREATED AND RELEASED….AND THEN
LODGED IN THE ALLEN COUNTY DETENTION CENTER CHARGED WITH BURGLARY, THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-AUTO AND
CRIMINAL MISCHIEF…..





KENTUCKY GAS TAX
02/03/15

WITH THE PRICE OF GASOLINE REMAINING AROUND TWO-DOLLARS A GALLON…..THE TRANSPORTATION CABINET IS
CONCERNED ABOUT THE SHORTFALL IN REVENUE CREATED FROM THE COMMONWEALTH’S MOTOR FUEL TAX….

KENTUCKY’S TAX RATE WHICH IS ADJUSTED QUARTERLY….FELL FOUR-POINT-THREE CENTS  A GALLON ON JANUARY
FIRST…..AND IS PROJECTED  TO DROP ANOTHER FIVE-POINT-ONE CENTS  PER GALLON BY APRIL FIRST….
WHICH MEANS THE STATE ROAD FUND COULD SEE A DEFICIENT OF 56-MILION  DOLLARS BY THE END OF THE FISCAL YEAR
ON JUNE 30TH…...

TO COUNTER THE SHORTFALL…..SENATE BILL 29….WHICH PROPOSES TO CREATE A TAX FLOOR .HAS BEEN INTRODUCED….
THE FLOOR WOULD NOT ALLOW THE TAXABLE RATE PER GALLON TO FALL BELOW AN AVERAGE WHOLESALE PRICE OF  TWO-
DOLLARS  AND  35-CENTS PER GALLON…..NO MATTER HOW LOW THE PRICE AT THE PUMP IS….



SPORTS
02/03/15


THE PATRIOTS AND LADY  PATRIOTS RETURN HOME TONIGHT AS THE LADY PATRIOTS   TAKE ON WARREN CENTRAL…..

AND THE PATRIOTS WILL  PLAY HART COUNTY…..

TIP OFF FOR THE GIRL’S GAME IS FIVE-30…..BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE IT TO PATRIOT GYM…..JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE
ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50…..WLCK…..AND 99-POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM…..WVLE…..STARTING AT FIVE-10 THIS
AFTERNOON…….




MEADOR
2/2/2015

86 YEAR OLD RUTH N. MEADOR OF SCOTTSVILLE…DIED TODAY (MONDAY) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER OF SCOTTSVILLE
FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS ARE INCOMPLETE BUT WILL BE UNDER THE DIRECTION OF GOAD FUNERAL HOME



ARREST
02/02/15


A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGING  29 YEAR
OLD JAVIER AGULAR OF SEVEN-65 J-FOSTER ROAD WITH NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE, NO INSURANCE, DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED AND OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER IN VEHICLE…..

24 YEAR OLD EMANUEL MALDONADO OF LAFAYETTE WAS ARRESTED BY  OFFICER WAYDE KNOX ON A WARRANT CHARGING
FAILURE TO APPEAR……
FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP…..ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR CHARGED 24 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER SCOTT OF FIVE-88
TINSLEY ROAD WITH DISREGARDING A TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVISE, NO INSURANCE AND NO OR EXPIRED REGISTRATION
PLATES …..CHIEF TABOR ALSO SERVED A WARRANT ON SCOTT CHARGING NO INSURANCE AND THREE COUNTS  OF THEFT
BY DECEPTION…..
AND OFFICER KNOX CHARGED 345 YEAR OLD DONNA C. TAYLOR OF THREE-16 NORTH SIXTH WITH ASSAULT FOURTH
DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE……



HOMELESS VETERANS
02/02/15

THE COMMONWEALTH HAS ANNOUNCED A PARTNERSHIP  TO END VETERAN  HOMELESSNESS IN THE COMMONWEALTH
THIS YEAR…..

THE “CHALLENGE TO END VETERAN  HOMELESSNESS”  INVOLVES  A COLLABORATION BETWEEN THE U-S DEPARTMENT OF
HOUSING  AND THE KENTUCKY  HOUSING AUTHORITY  TO ISSUE A LARGER NUMBER OF PERMANENT HOUSING VOUCHERS
FOR HOMELESS VETERANS IN KENTUCKY…
ADDITIONALLY…THE U-S DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS AND THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT  OF VETERANS AFFAIRS  
HAVE TEAMED UP TO DEDICATE FINANCIAL AND HUMAN RESOURCES  END VETERAN HOMELESSNESS…
LAST YEAR…..ACCORDING TO HUD….THERE WERE 600 HOMELESS VETERANS IN THE COMMONWEALTH…HOWEVER…THAT
NUMBER HAS STEADILY DECLINED  FROM  TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT WHEN THERE  WAS A REPORTED ONE-THOUSAND-46
HOMELESS VETERANS  IN KENTUCKY……



SHOOTING
02/02/15

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING A SHOOTING THAT OCCURRED ON BOWLING GREEN ROAD
THIS MORNING….AND AS THE INVESTIGATION CONTINUES….NO OTHER DETAILS HAVE BEEN RELEASED.



FATAL-WARREN
02/02/15

A WARREN COUNTY MAN DIED FRIDAY FOLLOWING AN ACCIDENT ON KENTUCKY TWO-63….
STATE POLICE SAY A TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR  FORD DRIVEN BY  22 YEAR OLD DAVID JOHNSON OF BOWLING GREEN LEFT
THE ROADWAY AND OVERTURNED…..EJECTING THE DRIVER…

JOHNSON….WHO WAS NOT WEARING A SEAT BELT….WAS FLOWN TO SKYLINE MEDICAL  WHERE HE  SUCCUMBED TO HIS
INJURIES…..



FATAL-HART
02/02/15

A TWO VEHICLE  ACCIDENT  ON SOUTH DIXIE HIGHWAY….SOUTH OF MUNFORDVILLE YESTERDAY….CLAIMED A LIFE AND
INJURED SIX OTHERS….

STATE POLICE  SAY A TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE JEEP DRIVEN BY 44 YEAR OLD ANITA  BINGLE OF CAVE CITY HYDROPLANED AND
COLLIDED WITH A 1999 GRAND PRIX OPERATED BY 24 YEAR OLD LISA CRUMP OF BONNIEVILLE…..
BINGLE AND TWO PASSENGERS WERE TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL  WERE THEY WERE TREATED  AND RELEASED…..53 YEAR
OLD WILLIAM BINGLE WAS FLOWN TO UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE HOSPITAL….A NINE YEAR OLD PASSENGER… WHO WAS
EJECTED…WAS TAKEN TO KOSAIR CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL….AND A TWO YEAR OLD PASSENGER DIED AT THE SCENE…
CRUMP WAS ALSO TAKEN TO U OF L HOSPITAL  AND A FOUR YEAR OLD PASSENGER IN HER VEHICLE  WAS TRANSPORTED
TO KOSAIR  CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL….



MEETINGS
02/02/15

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE RELAY FOR LIFE COMMITTEE MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT 5…..
THE RELAY FOR LIFE TEAM CAPTAINS AND THE UP ALL NIGHT COMMITTEE BOTH MEET  THIS AFTERNOON AT 5:15, THE
LEAGUE OF ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN MEETS TONIGHT AT 6:30 AND GRAHAM LODGE AND THE SADDLE CLUB BOTH MEET AT
7….

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 1 THE SCOTTSVILLE ART GUILD MEETS, THE HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCIL  MEETS AT 4
AND THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEET AT 5……

THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6 THE D-A-V AND JUNIOR JAYCEES MEET AND THE V-F-W MEETS AT 7……




SPORTS
02/02/15

IN BOY’S HIGH SCHOOL GAMES….
LOGAN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY TRIGG COUNTY , AND RUSSELL COUNTY PLAYS AT SOUTH LAUREL…..

GIRL’S GAMES HAVE CLINTON COUNTY HOSTING WAYNE COUNTY, HART COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO GRAYSON COUNTY,
RUSSELL COUNTY TRAVELS TO CASEY COUNTY AND THE LADY PATRIOT FRESHMAN  AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS ARE AT
HOME TO PLAY METCALFE COUNTY…..




GARRISON
01/30/15

58 YEAR OLD LARECEA CAROL TOWE GARRISON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING
GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
HARMONY CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 THIS MORNING (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVE BY HER HUSBAND; DAVID GARRISON….A SON; CRAIG TOWE….A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; CRYSTAL  AND
CHRIS MADDEN….AND A STEP-SON; ZACH GARRISON ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….A SISTER; LINDA HUDSON OF LOUISVILLE….
THREE SISTERS-IN-LAW AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW; EVELYN TOWE, DEBBIE AND BILL VICTORY AND JOANNE AND FREDDY
GRAVES….AND AN UNCLE; BRYAN HOUSE ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….SIX GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



WILLOUGHBY
01/30/15

99 YEAR OLD THELMA MAE YORK WILLOUGHBY CONKRIGHT DIED MONDAY AT NEW HAVEN ASSISTED LIVING IN KEVIL….
FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE THIS AFTERNOON (FRI) AT TWO AT MORROW FUNERAL
CHAPEL IN LA-CENTER WITH BURIAL IN WOODLAWN MEMORIAL GARDENS….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS; CREO WILLOUGHBY OF KEVIL AND CAROLE WILLOUGHBY OF FLORIDA….TWO SONS;
ARNETT  WILLOUGHBY OF KEVIL AND HARRY WILLOUGHBY  OF ALABAMA…A STEP SON; JOE CONKRIGHT OF ILLINOIS….AND A
SISTER; NEWMAN HOGUE OF SCOTTSVILLE….11 GRANDCHILDREN, 32 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR GREAT-GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



SPORTS
01/30/15

AT THE ALL ‘A” STATE TOURNAMENT…..

IN THE GIRL’S BRACKET…..CAVERNA PLAYS  OWENSBORO CATHOLIC AND CLINTON COUNTY TAKES ON HOLY CROSS……

AND IN THE BOY’S BRACKET…..MONROE COUNTY TANGLES WITH DANVILLE…..




GRAND JURY
01/29/15


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

A FOUR COUNT INDICTMENT WITH CHARGING TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, GLARING  HEADLIGHT.
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND PERSISTENT  FELONY  WAS RETURNED AGAINST  32 YEAR OLD DEREK
ANDERSON…..
41 YEAR OLD DONA JO BANDY IS CHARGED IN A THREE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER IN A MOTOR
VEHICLE, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE  AND POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA……
A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING FRAUDULENT USE OF A CREDIT CARD AND THEFT OF IDENTITY  OF ANOTHER WAS
RETURNED AGAINST  23 YEAR OLD CARRIE E. STINSON…..
36 YEAR OLD TAMMY L. WEAVER IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH BAIL JUMPING…..


AND 32 YEAR OLD WALTER GAUVAIN THE FOURTH IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH FLAGRANT NON
SUPPORT….
AND WE REMIND LISTENERS THAT AN INDICTMENT IS A FORMAL CHARGE AND NOT PROOF OF GUILT……



KSP FUND RAISER
01/29/15


THE BOWLING GREEN POST  OF THE STATE POLICE  IS TEAMING UP WITH APPLEBEE’S….TO HOST A PANCAKE BREAKFAST  
SATURDAY FROM SEVEN-30 TO NINE-30 AT APPLEBEE’S LOCATED ON SCOTTSVILLE ROAD……

THE TICKETS….WHICH  ARE FIVE-DOLLARS…..CAN BE PURCHASED  AT THE DOOR….AND PROCEEDS WILL GO TO SUPPORT  
“THE TROOPER PROJECT”…. WHICH IS AN EFFORT  TO BUILD A BRONZE STATUE MEMORIAL TO FALLEN TROOPERS….



CHECK POINTS
01/29/15

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT WILL BE CONDUCTING  TRAFFIC SAFETY  CHECK POINTS  DURING THE PERIOD  OF
JANUARY 31ST AND SUPER BOWL WEEK-END…..
OFFICERS WILL BE ENFORCING  LAWS RELATED  TO OPERATING  A MOTOR VEHICLE WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE….
LICENSING OF MOTOR VEHICLES AND OPERATORS….REGISTRATION AND INSURANCE VIOLATIONS…..SEAT BELT AND CHILD
RESTRAINT  VIOLATIONS…..AND MOTOR VEHICLE EQUIPMENT VIOLATIONS….

POSSIBLE LOCATIONS  FOR THE CHECK POINTS ARE…. OLD GALLATIN ROAD AND CARTERTOWN ROAD…..OLD GLASGOW  
ROAD AND BROWNSFORD ROAD….. SMITHS GROVE ROAD AT SOUTHERN STATES….OLD HARTSVILLE ROAD AT THE CITY
LIMITS…..OLD GALLATIN ROAD AND FRANKLIN ROAD….THE 800 BLOCK OF HOLLAND ROAD…..FRANKLIN ROAD AND HINTON
AVENUE…..AND OLD BOWLING GREEN ROAD AND LOIS MOORE DRIVE…..



ARREST
01/29/15

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING SPEEDING, NO INSURANCE AND NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE ON 23
YEAR OLD WILLIAM A. WALDEN OF 51 HINTON AVENUE-APARTMENT-G-SEVEN…..OFFICER TALBOTT ALSO SERVED A CRIMINAL
COMPLAINT  SUMMONS ON WALDEN CHARGING THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-SHOPLIFTING…..
AND 33 YEAR OLD ANTHONY C. MARTIN OF 12-97 JOHNSON ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER DAVID CLARK ON TWO
WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…….




ARREST
01/29/15

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

DEPUTY CHRIS BARTON SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY-UNDER 10-THOUSAND  DOLLARS
ON 36 YEAR OLD TAMMY L. WEAVER OF 97 LONGER CIRCLE……



PHONE SCAM
01/29/15

THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU THAT SERVES CENTRAL KENTUCKY SAYS A PHONE SCAM THAT TELLS VICTIMS  THEY HAVE
BEEN “SELECTED TO RECEIVE  A FREE GRANT FROM THE GOVERNMENT”   IS BACK…..

THE CALLER TELLS VICTIMS THEY WILL RECEIVE  NINE-THOUSAND DOLLARS IN “FREE GOVERNMENT GRANTS”  THEY DON’T
HAVE TO PAY BACK AND CAN USE FOR WHAT EVER THE LIKE….THE VICTIMS ARE ALSO TOLD  THEY WERE CHOSEN “FOR
BEING A GOOD CITIZEN  AND PAYING THEIR TAXES ON TIME”  OR “ALWAYS PAYING BILLS ON TIME”…

THE CALLER THEN GOES ON O SAY THE VICTIM  NEEDS TO GET A RELOADABLE  GREENDOT MONEYPAK CARD….LOADED  
WITH 200-DOLLARS…TO COVER FEES TO GET THE GRANT….
IF YOU RECEIVE SUCH A CALL….DO NOT GIVE  OUT ANY INFORMATION  AND CONTACT  YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY……



WKU TRANSIT SETS RECORD
01/29/15

LAST FALL….THE WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY PARKING  AND TRANSPORTATION  DEPARTMENT MADE SIGNIFICANT  
CHANGES TO  THE “TOPPER TRANSIT SERVICE”….AS THEY CARRIED  A TOTAL OF 387-THOUSAND 293 PASSENGERS
DURING  THE FALL SEMESTER…WHICH REFLECTS  A 26-PERCENT INCREASE  AND SETS A RIDERSHIP  RECORD FOR THE
DEPARTMENT….
THE WHITE LINE…WHICH SERVES  THE SOUTH CAMPUS  PARK AND RIDE…. CARRIED ALMOST 251-THOUSAND
PASSENGERS FOR AN INCREASE OF 26-PERCENT……
THE RED LINE….WHICH SERVES MORE OF DOWNTOWN BOWLING GREEN…. CARRIED  JUST OVER 98-THOUSAND   FOR A 76-
PERCENT INCREASE…
AND THE GREEN LINE….THAT RUNS TO THE GREENWOOD MALL… WALMART…. THE BARNES AND NOBLE SHOPPING
CENTER….AND THE KROGER SHOPPING CENTER  ON CAMPBELL LANE  CARRIED  ALMOST 27-THOUSAND PASSENGERS
FOR A SEVEN-PERCENT  INCREASE………



SPORTS
01/29/15

IN GIRL’S HIGH SCHOOL GAMES…..THE LADY PATRIOT  FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS GO TO BARREN COUNTY….

THE BOY’S ALL “A” STATE TOURNAMENT BEGINS TODAY AS CAMPBELLSVILLE TAKE ON SHELBY VALLEY AND MONROE
COUNTY TANGLES WITH MURRAY……


AND AT THE GIRLS ALL “A” STATE TOURNAMENT…..
CAVERNA GOT THE BEST OF  BATH COUNTY 50 TO 39 AND CLINTON COUNTY  BEAT SAYER 47 TO 28…..




SCOTTSVILLE TAX BILLS
01/28/15

ANYONE WITH AN UNPAID SCOTTSVILLE PROPERTY TAX BILLS IS REMINDED THAT THE FACE AMO9UNT OF THE BILL IS DUE
THROUGH JANUARY 31ST…. HOWEVER….SINCE THE 31ST IS ON SATURDAY….THE BILLS NEED TO BE PAID BY THIS FRIDAY
TO PAY THE FACE AMOUNT…..

BEGINNING FEBRUARY FIRST  A SIX PERCENT  PENALTY  WILL BE ADDED TO ALL UNPAID SCOTTSVILLE  PROPERTY TAX
BILLS….AND APRIL FIRST THE PENALTY INCREASES TO 19-PERCENT…….



ARRESTS
01/28/15

SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE…..

ASSISTANT  CHIEF DARRIN TABOR SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO COMPLY  WITH SEX OFFENDER
REGISTRATION ON 47 YEAR OLD ROBERT R. MELTON OF 20 NORTH FACTORY STREET……
ANTHONY C. MARTIN OF 12-97 JOHNSON ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS ON A WARRANT CHARGING
ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE…..
ASSISTANT CHIEF TABOR ARRESTED  18 YEAR OLD NICHOLAS M. MALLEY OF TWO-ZERO-SIX HINTON AVENUE ON A WARRANT
CHARGING CRIMINAL POSSESSION OF A FORGED INSTRUMENT, THEFT OF IDENTITY OF ANOTHER AND THEFT BY UNLAWFUL
TAKING…….
AND 22 YEAR OLD ZACHARY S. KENDALL OF ONE-80 EMERY DRIVE WAS CHARGED BY OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD WITH
ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE……



CHARGES FILED
01/28/15

A  DANVILLE MAN…..WANTED BY THE F-B-I….HAS BEEN ARRESTED……

25 YEAR OLD ROBERT CALDWELL….WHO  WAS ARRESTED YESTERDAY FOLLOWING A PURSUIT….IS CHARGED  WITH  
FLEEING OR EVADING….. CRIMINAL MISCHIEF….KIDNAPPING….ROBBERY……AND THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-AU…….

THE F-B-I WAS SEARCHING FOR CALDWELL  IN CONNECTION WITH A CARJACKING  AND KIDNAPPING EARLIER  THIS MONTH
IN THE KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI AREA…..



NUNN TO APPEAL RULING
01/28/15

FORMER STATE REPRESENTATIVE STEVE NUNN WILL APPEAL A FAYETTE JUDGE’S  REFUSAL  TO THROW  OUT HIS GUILTY
PLEA  AND LIFE SENTENCE IN THE SHOOTING DEATH OF AMANDA ROSS….

IN HIS MOTION….NUNN ARGUED HE RECEIVED INEFFECTIVE  LEGAL ADVICE FROM HIS ATTORNEY….BUT JUDGE PAMELA
GOODWINE RULED NUNN ENTERED THE GUILTY  PLEA OF HIS OWN ACCORD….

IF THE CASE HAD GONE TO TRIAL….PROSECUTORS  HAD PLANNED ON SEEKING THE DEATH PENALTY…..




SPIRIT MASTERS
01/28/15

AN ALLEN COUNTY RESIDENT IS ONE OF 32 WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY STUDENTS WHO ARE SERVING AS “SPIRIT
MASTERS”….

SENIOR CATHERINE STONE…WHO  IS MAJORING  IN ECONOMICS  WITH  A MINOR IN AGRICULTURE….IS ALSO A STUDENT IN
THE W-K-U HONORS COLLEGE….

THE “SPIRIT MASTERS” WHO ARE THE OFFICIAL  AMBASSADORS FOR WESTERN…..WORK WITH THE ADMINISTRATION….
ALUMNI……AND COMMUNITY…..




BG MAKES BED BUG LIST
01/28/15

ORKIN HAS RELEASED ITS  TWENTY-14  “BED BUG CITIES”….AND FOR THE FIRST TIME A SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY CITY
HAS MADE THE LIST….AS BOWLING GREEN  IS  48TH…..

ORKIN RANKS THE CITIES  BY THE NUMBER OF BED BUG TREATMENTS THEY PERFORMED FORM JANUARY THRU
DECEMBER LAST YEAR….
AND FOR THE THIRD YEAR IN A ROW….CHICAGO TOPS THE LIST….WITH CINCINNATI NUMBER SEVEN…..LOUISVILLE COMES
IN AT 22ND….WITH NASHVILLE  23RD….AND LEXINGTON 24TH…..

ORKIN SAYS THEY SAW AN  18-PERCENT INCREASE IN “BED BUG” REVENUE LAST YEAR…..




FISCAL COURT
01/28/16

ALLEN FISCAL COURT MET IN THE CITY/COUNTY BUILDING LAST NIGHT AND APPROVED A RESOLUTION  FOR THE SHERIFF’S
DEPARTMENT TO APPLY FOR A HOMELAND SECURITY  GRANT TO HELP PURCHASE VESTS FOR THE  FOUR NEW DEPUTIES….
THE GRANT WILL PAY 625-DOLLARS TOWARD THE PURCHASE OF EACH VEST…..WITH THE OPENING OF THE ALLEN COUNTY
SCHOOL DISTRICT’S NEW CAREER AND TECHNICAL CENTER….ALL OF THE PROGRAMS THAT WERE LOCATED AT WHITE
PLAINS SCHOOL HAVE BEEN MOVED TO THE OLD TECH CENTER AND THE DISTRICT PLANS TO SELL WHITE PLAINS…..AND
BECAUSE OF THAT….COUNTY CLERK ELAINE WILLIAMS TALKED WITH THE COURT ABOUT MOVING  PRECINCTS  ONE AND
THREE…..

AND THAT MOVE WAS APPROVED….THE COURT ALSO APPROVED CHANGING THE LOCKS FOR THE NEW STORM
SHELTERS….THE CURRENT ONES ARE OPENED BY A TONE SENT BY  THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE…. HOWEVER…
THE COURT WANTED THE DISPATCH CENTER  TO BE ABLE TO OPEN THE DOORS….SO A PROPOSAL  WITH “KIDD
COMMUNICATIONS TO EXCHANGE THE CURRENT 14 LOCKS  FOR NEW ONES AND TO PAY FIVE-THOUSAND DOLLARS  FOR
INSTALLATION AND PROGRAMMING WAS APPROVED…….



SPORTS
01/28/15

YOU NEED TO MAKE SOME CHANGES TO YOUR AC/S BASKETBALL SCHEDULE……….
THE GAMES FRIDAY NIGHT…AT CLINTON COUNTY….HAVE BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE LADY BULLDOGS PLAYING  IN THE
ALL “A” STATE TOURNAMENT…..
THE PATRIOTS  WILL MAKE UP THEIR GAME SATURDAY  AS PART OF A BOYS DOUBLEHEADER….THE J-V GAME WILL BEGIN AT
FOUR AND THE VARSITY GAME WILL FOLLOW….
AND THE GIRL’S GAME HASN’T BEEN RESCHEDULED  YET AS THE LADY PATRIOTS  ARE ALREADY SCHEDULED TO PLAY IN
SOMERSET SATURDAY……

THE GIRL’S  ALL “A” STATE TOURNAMENT BEGINS TODAY….

AS CAVERNA PLAYS BATH COUNTY AND CLINTON COUNTY TAKES ON SAYER……




FILE ANNUAL REPORT EARLY
01/27/15

EVEN THOUGH THE NEW YEAR IS JUST GETTING UNDERWAY…..THE KENTUCKY SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE IS URGING
ENTITLES AUTHORIZED  TO DO BUSINESS IN THE COMMONWEALTH TO FILE THEIR ANNUAL REPORT EARLY….

THE REPORT AND 15-DOLLAR FILING FEE ARE DUE NO LATER THAN JUNE 30TH…..BUT ENTITIES  THAT ARE ALREADY
REGISTERED  CAN QUICKLY FILE THEIR   TWENTY-15 ANNUAL REPORT BY VISITING THE SECRETARY OF STATE’S  WEBSITE…
THE ONLINE REPORTS INCLUDE INFORMATION GENERATED  FROM PREVIOUS FILINGS…ELIMINATING  THE NEED TO ENTER
THE SAME INFORMATION EVERY YEAR…..
LAST YEAR ALMOST  80-PERCENT  OF ANNUAL REPORT FILINGS WERE COMPLETED ONLINE….AND SO FAR THIS
YEAR…MORE THAN 21-HUNDRED REPORTS  HAVE ALREADY BEEN FILED….WITH 99-PERCENT BEING DONE ONLINE…..



ARREST
01/27/15

A MONROE COUNTY WOMAN IS FACING CHARGES FOLLOWING HER ARREST BY STATE POLICE…

36 YEAR OLD ELIZABETH JONES OF TOMPKINSVILLE WAS ARRESTED JANUARY 21ST AND CHARGED  WITH  CRIMINAL
ABUSE…
ACCORDING TO DETECTIVES…..A SEVEN-MONTH-OLD-INFANT  SUSTAINED SERIOUS HEAD TRAUMA  WHILE BEING LEFT  IN
JONES’ CARE AT HER RESIDENCE……



NUNN MOTION DENIED
01/27/15

FAYETTE CIRCUIT JUDGE PAMELA GOODWINE HAS DENIED  A MOTION  BY STEVE NUNN TO WITHDRAW HIS GUILTY PLEA IN
THE SHOOTING DEATH OF AMANDA ROSS  IN TWO-THOUSAND-NINE…
IN HIS MOTION…NUNN CLAIMED HE RECEIVED INEFFECTIVE  ADVICE FROM  HIS LAWYER…..



VEHICLE-TRAIN FATALITY
01/27/15

YESTERDAY AFTERNOON…..STATE POLICE  RESPONDED TO THE RAIL ROAD CROSSING ON WALNUT GROVE SCHOOL
ROAD….IN HART COUNTY….FOR AN ACCIDENT INVOLVING E A TRAIN…

THE PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION INDICATES  A 1981 EL CAMINO….OPERATED BY  61 YEAR OLD JOHN SCHAFER OF
UPTON….BECAME DISABLE ON THE TRACKS….AND FOR  SOME UNKNOWN REASON…..SCHAFER WAS  UNABLE TO AVOID
BEING  STUCK BY A C-S-X  TRAIN AND HE DIED AT THE SCENE…..



SPORTS
01/27/15

PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS WERE AT HOME LAST NIGHT TO PLAY  BOWLING GREEN…AND THE LADY PATRIOTS DOWNED
THE LADY PURPLES  76 TO 67….

AND  PATRIOTS DROPPED A 75 TO 40 DECISION TO THE PURPLES….HERE’S JEFF CLARK WITH YOUR U-S BANK GAME WRAP
UP…..

THE NEXT GAMES FOR BOTH TEAMS WILL BE SATURDAY……


THE PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARITY TEAMS ARE ON THE ROAD TO GREENWOOD TONIGHT…..
AND THE LADY PATRIOT  FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS  ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…..




ARREST
01/26/15


A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS  IN CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON CHARGING 22 YEAR OLD MARANDA S.
GILLENWATER OF THREE-60 DURHAM SPRINGS ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND POSSESSION OF
MARIJUANA.,…..
AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP….OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT CHARGED 45 YEAR OLD ROBERT  H. GUZMAN OF ONE-30 EAST
CEDAR WITH  DRIVING  UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE  AND OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAI8NER IN
VEHICLE……
FOLLOWING AN ACCIDENT ON EAST LOCUST STREET…..OFFICE ADAM REES CHARGED 26 YEAR OLD DUSTIN S. TAYLOR OF
47-97 MOUNT UNION ROAD WITH NO REGISTRATION PLATES AND NO INSURANCE……
OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD ARRESTED 35 YEAR OLD LAURA  A. WALKER OF TWO-14 NORTH SIXTH ON A WARRANT
CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR……
21 YEAR OLD MICHAEL D. MURRAY OF THREE-14 NORTH SIXTH WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER WAYDE KNOX ON A WARRANT
CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAL……


OFFICER REES ARRESTED 35 YEAR OLD MAURA A. SHOEMAKER OF EAST CEDAR ON A WARRANTS CHARGING FLAGRANT
NON-SUPPORT, THEFT BY DECEPTION AND CONTEMPT OF COURT……
26 YEAR OLD ANGEL C. STAMPER OF FIVE-10 J-E CARVER ROAD WAS CHARGED BY OFFICER KNOX WITH DISORDERLY
CONDUCT……
AND 25 YEAR OLD STEVEN ANTHONY PEDIGO OF 28-80 UNION CHAPEL ROAD WAS CHARGED BY OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS
WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE AND FAILURE TO
PRODUCE AN INSURANCE CARED……



DOLLAR GENERAL GRANT
01/26/15


READING IS FUNDAMENTAL…..THE NATION’S LARGEST CHILDREN’S LITERACY NONPROFIT…..HAS ONCE AGAIN SELECTED
THE ALLEN COUNTY INTERMEDIATE CENTER TO RECEIVE  OVER FIVE-THOUSAND DOLLARS  TO PROVIDE BOOKS AND
SPARK  A LIFELONG LOVE OF READING….

THE GRANT WAS MADE POSSIBLE BY THE DOLLAR GENERAL LITERACY FOUNDATION……WHICH  HAS RAISED MORE THAN
118-THOUSAND DOLLARS TO SUPPORT CHILDREN’S LITERACY SINCE PARTNERING  R-I-F….
AND DOLLAR GENERAL HAS FULLY  SPONSORED THE PROGRAM FOR THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER FOR ALMOST A
DECADE….

ON THREE OCCASION THROUGHOUT THE SCHOOL YEAR….EACH STUDENT AT THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER  IS ALLOWED TO
SELECT ONE OF THE  BOOKS TO KEEP FREE OF CHARGE……





JUVENILE
01/26/15

FRIDAY AT  ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL….RESOURCE OFFICER JEFF CENTERS TOOK A JUVENILE INTO
CUSTODY AND CHARGED  THEM WITH POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA



ACCIDENTS
01/26/14

THE SNOW FRIDAY NIGHT AND EARLY SATURDAY MORNING  CAUSED SOME SLICK SPOTS ON ROADWAYS…..AND THE ALLEN
COUNTY SHERIFFS DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED  A NUMBER OF NON-INJURY ACCIDENTS…..



SCHOOL CHOICE WEEK
01/26/15

SCHOOL CHOICE  WEEK BEGINS TODAY AND RUNS THRU JANUARY 31ST….

HELD EVERY JANUARY…..NATIONAL SCHOOL CHOICE  WEEK SHINES A POSITIVE SPOTLIGHT ON EFFECTIVE EDUCATION
OPTIONS….INCLUDING TRADITIONAL PUBLIC SCHOOLS….PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOLS….MAGNET SCHOOLS...ONLINE
ACADEMIES….PRIVATE SCHOOLS….AND HOMESCHOOLING…..

THE GOAL OF THE EVENTS TO BE HELD THIS WEEK IS TO INFORM PARENTS ABOUT THE  “K-12”  EDUCATION OPTIONS
AVAILABLE…..



MEETINGS
01/26/15

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…..

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCIL MEET THIS AFTERNOON AT 5 AND HALFWAY LODGE MEETS TONIGHT AT 7…..

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4 THE HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCIL WILL HAVE A SPECIAL CALLED MEETING AND
TOMORROW NIGHT AT  7 ALLEN FISCAL COURT, ROYAL ARCH CHAPTER ONE-71 AND SCOTTSVILLE COUNCIL 105 ALL
MEET……



NICHOLS
01/26/15

83 YEAR OLD MARVIN EUGENE NICHOLS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT HIS RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT T-W CROW SON FUNERAL  HOME WITH BURIAL N LIBERTY
CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FIVE THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; MARY NICHOLS….A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; KAREN AND DON WALLACE OF ALVATON….
AND A SON; MARVIN OF TENNESSEE…..SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN, SIX GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN, TWO SISTERS AND A
BROTHER ALSO SURVIVE….



SPORTS
01/26/15

THE PATRIOTS ABD LADY PATRIOTS ARE AT HOME TO NIGHT TO TAKE ON BOWLING GREEN….

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




FLAGS LOWERED TO HALF-STAFF IN SEN. FORD’S HONOR
1-23-15


THE BODY OF RETIRED SENATOR WENDELL FORD WILL LIE IN STATE IN THE CAPITOL ROTUNDA IN FRANKFORT ON SUNDAY,
FOLLOWED BY A FUNERAL SERVICE IN OWENSBORO ON TUESDAY.

SEN. FORD DIED THURSDAY AT HIS HOME IN OWENSBORO AFTER FIGHTING LUNG CANCER. HE WAS 90.

FLAGS AT ALL STATE OFFICE BUILDINGS WERE LOWERED TO HALF-STAFF FROM THIS MORNING AND WILL REMAIN THAT WAY
UNTIL SUNDOWN TUESDAY…… INDIVIDUALS, BUSINESSES, ORGANIZATIONS AND GOVERNMENT AGENCIES ARE WELCOME
TO JOIN IN THE FLAG-LOWERING TRIBUTE.

THE PUBLIC IS INVITED TO VISIT THE CAPITOL ON SUNDAY, WHERE SEN. FORD WILL LIE IN STATE FROM 11 A.M. UNTIL 6 P.M.
EASTERN TIME….  






A $4.5 MILLION GRANT FOR PADUCAH AND MADISONVILLE HAS BEEN ISSUED
1-23-15
.

ACCORDING TO THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR’S A NATIONAL EMERGENCY GRANT IN THE AMOUNT OF 4.5 MILLION
DOLLARS HAS BEEN APPROVED FOR THE WEST KENTUCKY WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD….

THE FUNDING WILL PROVIDE REEMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING TO 875 INDIVIDUALS IMPACTED BY THE CLOSURE OF THE
PADUCAH GASEOUS DIFFUSION PLANT LOCATED IN MCCRACKEN COUNTY, AND 80 WORKERS AFFECTED BY THE LAYOFFS
AT GE AVIATION, LOCATED IN MADISONVILLE.






FRANKLIN GETS A NEW PLANT
1-23-15



FRANKLIN IS GETTING ANOTHER MANUFACTURING PLANT…...
VIT-CO INCORPORATED HAS BOUGHT FOUR ACRES OF LAND ON FEDERAL STREET AND WILL CONSTRUCT A TEN
THOUSAND SQUARE FOOT BUILDING WHERE TWENTY FIVE HUNDRED POUND CONCRETE BLOCKS WILL BE MADE.
ACCORDING TO THE FRANKLIN FAVORITE, THE BLOCKS ARE USED IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF ROADWAYS, BRIDGES
RAILROADS AND HARBOR PROJECTS...




TRAFFIC FATALITIES UP
01/223/15

HIGHWAY FATALITIES IN KENTUCKY INCREASED LAST YEAR….AFTER A RECORD LOW IN TWENTY-13…..

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF HIGHWAY SAFETY…..667 PEOPLE LOST THEIR LIVES ON THE COMMONWEALTH’S ROADWAYS
LAST YEAR….WHICH WAS UP FROM  638 IN TWENTY-13…..HOWEVER….IT WAS THE SECOND LOWEST TOTAL SINCE  1949….
WHEN 573 FATALITIES  WERE RECORDED……

ALSO LAST YEAR…THERE WERE 81 DAYS WHEN NO FATALITIES WERE RECORDED….WHICH WAS  UP FROM 75 IN TWENTY-
13…….AND ALCOHOL RELATED ACCIDENTS  WHERE DOWN MORE  THAN TWO-PERCENT……



KENTUCKY UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE DROPS
01/23/15

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT  AND TRAINING…..THE COMMONWEALTH’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPPED
TO FIVE-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN DECEMBER  OF LAST YEAR…WHICH WAS DOWN FROM SIX PERCENT IN NOVEMBER OF
TWENTY-14……..

KENTUCKY’S DECEMBER  JOBLESS RATE WAS TWO-POINT-TWO PERCENTAGE POINTS  BELOW THE SEVEN-POINT-NINE
PERCENT RECORD IN DECEMBER TWENTY-13….AND IS ALSO THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE FOR THE
COMMONWEALTH  SINCE FEBRUARY TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT WHEN IT WAS FIVE-POINT-SEVERN PERCENT…….

THE U-S JOBLESS RATE FOR DECEMBER TWENTY-14 ALSO DECLINED TO FIVE-POINT-SIX PERCENT….WHICH WAS DOWN
FROM FIVE-POINT-EIGHT PERCENT IN NOVEMBER  OF LAST YEAR…..




LANDRUM
01/23/15

86 YEAR OLD ANNA LOYCE SARVER LANDRUM OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT CA TURN EXTENDED CARE FACILITY….
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL
IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER SIX TONIGHT (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; SCOTT AND OLIVIA OF TEXAS…..THREE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO
SURVIVE……



MARSH
01/23/15

57 YEAR OLD JIMMY DALE MARSH OF ADOLPHUS DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT THE MEDIAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) AT 12NOON AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CARTER’S
TABERNACLE CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TODAY (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; SANDI CARTER MARSH….THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-ION-LAW; DAVID AND BRYAN AND
ASHLEY AND BRADLEY AND HEATHER …..AND A DAUGHTER; SUSAN KEEN ALL OF ADOLPHUS…..TWO BROTHERS AND
SISTERS-IN-LAW; EARL AND PATSY OF ADOLPHUS AND LESLIE OF SCOTTSVILLE…..TWO SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW;
MARY ANN MILLER AND BETTY AND JESSE KEEN ALL OF ADOLPHUS…..HIS FATHER-IN-LAW AND MOTHER-IN-LAW; JAMES AND
RUBY CARTER….AND A SISTER-IN-LAW; CATHY SANDERS ALL OF ADOLPHUS……SIX GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..




SPORTS
01/23/15

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS ARE AT HOME TONIGHT TO TAKE ON BARREN COUNTY….

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

AND IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES AT THE ALL “A” FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT……THE CLINTON COUNTY GIRLS
TANGLES  WITH THE GLASGOW GIRLS……AND THE MONROE COUNTY BOYS TAKE ON THE CLINTON COUNTY BOYS……




ROBBER ARRESTED
1-22-15
12 NOON


THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT HAS ARRESTED A MAN BELIEVED TO BE THE LONE ACTOR IN THE ROBBERY OF
MEDICINE ARTS PHARMACY, WHICH OCCURRED JAN 14TH.

POLICE LOCATED 31 YEAR OLD MATTHEW C. WARRICK OF BOWLING GREEN IN THE SUPER 8 ON CUMBERLAND TRACE AND
QUESTIONED HIM ABOUT THE ROBBERY. THE EVENTS THAT LEAD POLICE TO WARRICK HAVE NOT BEEN RELEASED,
PENDING THE COMPLETION OF THE INVESTIGATION, HOWEVER WARRICK CONFESSED TO THE ROBBERY AND WAS LODGED
IN THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL JAIL. .



NEW BILL TO HELP WORKERS/FAMILIES
1-22-15
12NOON

A NEW BILL HAS BEEN INTRODUCED IN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO HELP WORKERS HANDLE THE CONSTANT CHALLENGE
OF WORK-LIFE BALANCE BY ALLOWING ALL INDIVIDUALS WHO WORK OVERTIME TO CHOOSE BETWEEN MONETARY
COMPENSATION OR COMP-TIME.

THE “WORKING FAMILY FLEXIBILITY ACT” WOULD FREE WORKERS TO CHOOSE THE BEST WAY TO ALLEVIATE THE
DIFFICULTIES OF JUGGLING WORK, HOME, KIDS, AND COMMUNITY.  

THE PROPOSED BILL ALSO GIVES PRIVATE-SECTOR EMPLOYERS THE ABILITY TO OFFER THEIR EMPLOYEES THE OPTION OF
COMP TIME OR OVERTIME PAY, BOTH ACCRUED MORE THAN THE OVERTIME HOURS WORKED. FEDERAL, STATE & LOCAL
GOVERNMENTS ARE CURRENTLY ALLOWED TO OFFER COMP TIME TO THEIR EMPLOYEES, BUT PRIVATE-SECTOR
EMPLOYERS ARE BANNED FROM DOING SO BY FEDERAL LAW.



HINTON
1-22-15



83-YEAR OLD JOSEPH GORDON HINTON DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT HIS
RESIDENCE. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY; AFTERNOON AT ONE AT THE T.W. CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME
WITH BURIAL TO FOLLOW IN THE MT. PLEASANT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY. VISITATION BEGINS SATURDAY
MORNING AT TEN AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE MARSHA SUMMERTON HINTON OF SCOTTSVILLE, A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW … BRYANT
AND MARY OF TEXAS…ONE GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES.




FARMS COULD GROW HEMP
1-22-15


20 FARMS AND RESEARCH UNIVERSITIES THAT HAVE TAKEN PART IN A PILOT PROJECT THIS PAST YEAR…GROWING HEMP
MAY BE IN BUSINESS IF SENATE BILL 134 AND HOUSE BILL 525 WERE APPROVED.

THE PAIR OF BILLS WOULD REMOVE FEDERAL RESTRICTIONS ON INDUSTRIAL HEMP FARMING IN THE U.S. AND ALLOW
STATES TO REGULATE THE CROP.

A SCIENTIST FROM U.K. ….DAVID WILLIAMS SAYS…INDUSTRIAL HEMP SEEDS ARE RICH IN OMEGA THREE AND OMEGA SIX
FATTY ACIDS AND CAN BE CRUSHED INTO OILS.  THE STOCK CAN BE USED FOR FIBER AND THE FEMALE FLOWER HAS
CHEMICALS THAT CAN TREAT EPILEPTIC SEIZURES.



COMER FILES TO RUN FOR GOVERNOR
1-22-15



REPUBLICAN JAMES COMER HAS OFFICIALLY FILED TO RUN FOR GOVERNOR.
THE FIRST-TERM AGRICULTURE COMMISSIONER HAS BEEN RAISING MONEY SINCE SEPTEMBER ALONG WITH RUNNING
MATE STATE SEN. CHRIS MCDANIEL FROM NORTHERN KENTUCKY. BUT
COMER IS THE SECOND REPUBLICAN TO FILE FOR GOVERNOR FOLLOWING FORMER STATE SUPREME COURT JUSTICE
WILL T. SCOTT. FORMER LOUISVILLE METRO COUNCILMAN HAL HEINER ALSO PLANS TO RUN BUT HAS NOT OFFICIALLY
FILED YET.
ATTORNEY GENERAL JACK CONWAY AND FORMER CONGRESSIONAL CANDIDATE GEOFF YOUNG ARE THE ONLY
DEMOCRATS TO HAVE FILED SO FAR. CANDIDATES HAVE UNTIL 4 P.M. JAN. 27 TO FILE FOR STATEWIDE OFFICE.



GRANTS AWARDED TO TWO BOARDS
1-22-15


THE BARREN RIVER LOCAL WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD AND FRANKLIN-SIMPSON INDUSTRIAL AUTHORITY HAVE BEEN
AWARDED A $50,000 SPECIAL PURPOSE GRANT BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR.

THE GRANTS IS TO DESIGN A PROGRAM THAT WILL ADDRESS THE NEEDS OF LOCAL EMPLOYERS IN FILLING ADVANCED
MANUFACTURING TECHNICIAN (AMT) POSITIONS.

GRADUATING HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS AND OTHER CANDIDATES WILL BE ABLR TO WORK FOR A SPONSORING EMPLOYER
WHILE SIMULTANEOUSLY EARNING THEIR AMT DEGREE AT SOUTHCENTRAL KENTUCKY COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL
COLLEGE (SKYCTC)’S FRANKLIN-SIMPSON CENTER.


MAN ARRESTED FOR DRAGGING DOG
1-22-15



THE GLASGOW POLICE DEPARTMENT CITED A TEXAS MAN AFTER DRAGGING A DOG WITH HIS VAN.
ACCORDING TO WITNESSES…. 42 YEAR OLD RONALD F. GOBELI OF KATY, TEXAS HAD DRIVEN ACROSS THE PARKING LOT
WITH THE DOG TIED TO THE VAN.  THE CALLER SAID THAT AT ONE TIME HE SPED UP TO THE POINT THE DOG WAS IN
DANGER.   HE WAS CHARGED WITH ONE COUNT OF CRUELTY TO ANIMALS…




FORD DIES
01/22/15

FORMER SENATOR WENDELL FORD DIED TODAY IN OWENSBORO AT THE AGE OF 90……

FORD….WHO SERVED IN THE U-S SENATE  FOR 24 YEARS AND WAS GOVERNOR FROM 1971 TO 1974…..WAS THE FIRST
PERSON  IN KENTUCKY HISTORY  TO BE ELECTED LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR….GOVERNOR…...AND U-S SENATOR….

AT THE TIME OF HIS RETIREMENT  IN 1999…..FORD WAS THE LONGEST-SERVING SENATOR IN KENTUCKY  HISTORY……A
MARK THAT WAS SURPASSED BY MITCH MCCONNELL  IN TWO-THOUSAND-NINE…..



NEA GRANT FUNDING
01/22/15

A FRANKFORT POET AND 12-KENTUKCY ARTS ORGANIZATION  HAVE BEEN AWARDED MORE THANT 300-THOUSAND
DOLLARS  IN FUNDING FROM THE NATIONAL ENDOWMENT OF THE ARTS….
THE COMMONWEALTH’S GRANTS WERE PART OF 11-HUNDRED 16 GRANTS AWARDED NATIONWIDE….TOTALING MORE THAN
29-MILLION DOLLARS…..

THE WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY RESEARCH FOUNDATION IS RECEIVING 18-THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR A FOLK LIFE
SPECIALIST  TO IDENTIFY…. DOCUMENT….AND PRESENT TRADITIONAL ARTISTS  IN THE AREA AROUND  MAMMOTH CAVE
NATIONAL PARK…..THE PROJECT WILL ALSO PROVIDE  TRAINING FOR PARK STAFF  IN PRESENTING TRADITIONAL  ARTISTS….



STABBING
01/22/15

TUESDAY….WARREN COUNTY  DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO REPORTS OF A STABBING ON BARREN RIVE ROAD…

AFTER ARRIVING  ON THE SCENE….DEPUTIES DISCOVERED THAT 46 YEAR OLD CALVIN FUSTON OF ADAIRVILLE HAD
GOTTEN INTO AND ARGUMENT  WITH HIS GIRLFRIEND….44 YEAR OLD MELISSA MATLOCK OF BOWLING GREEN…
ACCORDING TO MATLOCK….THE ARGUMENT  ESCALATED INTO A PHYSICAL ALTERCATION BETWEEN  FUSTON….HERSELF….
AND HER 23 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER…..
THE INVESTIGATION  SHOWED THAT FUSTON HAD STABBED THE DAUGHTER….. BRANDI MATLOCK OF BOWLING  
GREEN…AND THAT HER MOTHER HAD SUSTAIN INJURIES  AS WELL……
BOTH VICTIMS WERE TREATED A THE SCENE  AND FUSTON WAS CHARGED WITH ASSALUT




TOTAL SMOKING COSTS
01/22/15

THE COST TO SMOKE INVOLVES MORE THAN JUST THE COST OF THE TOBACCO PRODUCTS….AND WITH THAT IN MIND….
WALLET-HUB CONDUCTED AN IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF THE COST OF SMOKING BY STATE…. WHICH ESTIMATES  THE
FINANCIAL COST OF SMOKING  TO BE ROUGHLY ONE-POINT-FOUR MILLION DOLLARS  PER SMOKER  OVER A LIFETIME…..
TOPPING THE LIST OF STATES WITH THE LOWEST SMOKING  COSTS IS SOUTH CAROLINA….WITH KENTUCKY  COMING IN
THIRD AT ONE-MILLION  116- THOUSAND DOLLARS….AND TENNESSEE IS SIXTH AT ONE-MILLION 167- THOUSAND
DOLLARS…..

AT THE OTHER END OF THE SCALE…..THE STATES WITH THE HIGHS SMOKING COSTS  FIND NEW YORK 49TH…..
CONNECTICUT 50TH…..AND ALASKA 51ST……..




SPORTS
01/22/15

THE LADY PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON WARREN EAST…..

THE PATRIOT  FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS ARE ON THE ROAD TO PLAY  ON BARREN COUNTY…..

AND AT THE BOY’S ALL “A”  FOURTH TOURNAMENT…..

CUMBERLAND COUNTY GOES AGAINST CLINTON COUNTY AND GLASGOW PLAYS MONROE COUNTY……




LINDSEY WILSON GRANT
01/21/15


LINDSEY WILSON COLLEGE IS RECEIVING A 160-DOLLAR  FEDERAL GRANT FROM THE “TRANSPORTATION ALTERNATIVE
PROGRAM” OR “TAP”…..

THE FUNDS WILL BE USED TO CONSTRUCT SIDEWALKS FROM THE COLLEGE TO JAMESTOWN ROAD AND FROM THE
CAMPUS TO THE LINDSEY WILSON COLLEGE SPORTS PARK….
THE MONEY WILL ALSO BE USED TO PLACE CROSSWALKS ON STREETS SURROUNDING THE COLLEGE…MAKING  TRAVEL
SAFER FOR STUDENTS AND STAFF  THAT WALK AND DRIVE AROUND THE CAMPUS…..

THE CITY OF COLUMBIA AND LINDSEY WILSON WILL PUT 40-THOUSAND DOLLARS TOWARD THE COST OF THE PROJECT….
AND “TAP” ENABLES THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT TO RECOUP AS MUCH AS 80-PERCENT OF THE COST OF A PROJECT…..




ARREST
01/21/15


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

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED 23 YEAR OLD JOSHUA D. RIPPY OF 63 WADE LINE WITH VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY E-P-
O/D-V-O……





BEST PLACES TO WORK
01/21/15


THE KENTUCKY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND THE KENTUCKY SOCIETY FOR HUMAN RESOURCE  MANAGEMENT HAVE
ANNOUNCED THE COMPANIES THAT HAVE MADE THE 11TH ANNUAL “BEST PLACES TO WORK IN KENTUCKY” LIST….
WINNERS FROM ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH HAVE BEEN SELECTED IN THREE CATEGORIES….SMALL COMPANIES OF 15
TO 149 EMPLOYEES…..MEDIUM COMPANIES  OF 150 TO 499 EMPLOYEES…..AND LARGE COMPANIES CONSISTING OF MORE
THAN 500 EMPLOYEES….
IN SOUTH CENTRAL  KENTUCKY….NAMED TO THE SMALL COMPANY LIST ARE ARGI FINANCIAL  GROUP OF BOWLING  GREEN
AND LOUISVILLE AND LEACHMAN BUICK G-M-C CADILLAC IN BOWLING GREEN….….
SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY BUSINESS IN THE MEDIUM CATEGORY ARE SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY COMMUNITY  AND
TECHNICAL COLLEGE IN BOWLING GREEN AND GLASGOW AND VAN METER INSURANCE GROUP IN BOWLING GREEN….
NO SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY COMPANY MADE THE LARGE COMPANIES LIST….AND THE WINNER RANKINGS WILL BE
ANNOUNCED  ON APRIL 14TH……



ACCIDENT
01/21/15

SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT ON KENTUCKY 100…. AROUND FIVE-30 YESTERDAY AFTERNOON….
THAT SENT ONE PERSON FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT….

REPORTEDLY…..77 YEAR OLD CALVIN SCOTT OF 30-31 FLEET ROAD WAS EASTBOUND ON 100-WEST IN HIS 1`995 MAZADA
PICK-UP…WHEN  21 YEAR OLD AMANDA WOOD OF THREE-39 WASHINGTON SCHOOL ROAD  SAID SHE FELL ASLEEP AND
HER  TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE CIVIC  STRUCK THE PICK-UP IN THE REAR….
WOOD WAS TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…AND SCOTT WAS CHARGED WITH DRIVING
UNDER THE INFLUENCE



SPORTS
01/21/15

THE PATRIOTS WERE AT HOME LAST NIGHT….AND DROPPED A  69 TO 66 DECISION TO RUSSELLVILLE…….

THE NEXT GAME FOR THE PATRIOTS WILL BE FRIDAY NIGHT WHEN THEY TAKE ON BARREN COUNTY…….

THE GLASGOW SCOTTIE FOOTBALL TEAM IS LOOKING FOR A NEW HEAD COACH…..AS RICK WOOD HAS SUBMITTED HIS
RESIGNATION….
DURING HIS SIX SEASONS WITH GLASGOW…..THE SCOTTIES POSTED A 55 AND 19 RECORD……
WOOD ALSO COACHED IN EDMONSON AND WARREN COUNTIES…..




MASTER GARDNER
01/20/15
3:05PM
NEWS-6

THE  NEXT MASTER GARDNER CLASS BEGINS FEBRUARY SECOND…. HOWEVER….THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS THIS
FRIDAY……
THE CLASS IS BEING SPONSORED SO THE REGISTER FEE IS 50-DOLLARS FOR AN INDIVIDUAL AND  75-DOLLARS FOR A
COUPLE….
TO REGISTER OR FOR MORE INFORMATION  CALL TWO-THREE-SEVEN-31-46……..



ACCIDENT
01/20/15


AN ACCIDENT ON HALIFAX ROAD SERIOUSLY INJURED ONE PERSON…..

ACCORDING  TO DEPUTY WILLIAM  FRANCIS…..25 YEAR OLD ERICA LINEAU  OF EIGHT-91 BAILEY SCHOOL ROAD AND HER  
SISTER WERE ATTEMPTING  TO RELOAD  A MATTRESS  THAT HAD COME LOOSE AND FALLEN OFF THEIR VEHICLE…..
AFTER SECURING THE MATTRESS….LINEAU  WAS WALKING AROUND  THE REAR OF  THE VEHICLE  TO GET BACK INTO THE
DRIVERS SEAT…..WHEN SHE WAS STRUCK BY A TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE TRAIL BLAZER OPERATED BY 27 YEAR OLD JOHNETTE
PORTER OF GLASGOW…..
LINEAU WAS SLAMMED INTO THE REAR OF THE TRUCK….WHERE THE TRAILER HITCH  IMPALED HER ON THE RIGHT SIDE  OF
THE ABDOMEN AREA…. LINEAU…..WHO  WAS PINNED TO THE VEHICLE  AND HAD TO BE REMOVED BY E-M-S AND
FIREFIGHTERS…..WAS FLOWN TO VANDERBILT MEDICAL CENTER…..
PORTER WAS CITY FOR NO INSURANCE  AND DRIVING ON A SUSPEND OPERATOR’S LICENSE…….



FOOD PRICES RISE
01/20/15


RETAIL FOOD PRICES ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH CONTINUED THEIR YEAR-LONG PATTERN OF  GROWTH  IN THE
FOURTH QUARTER OF TWENTY-14… ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU’S LATEST MARKETBASKET SURVEY….

THE DECEMBER  SURVEY FOUND THE COST OF 40-BASIC GROCERY ITEMS WAS 129-DOLLARS AND 14-CENTS….OR ONE-
POINT-SEVEN PERCENT THAN THE PREVIOUS QUARTER….
THIS IS THE SEVENTH CONSECUTIVE QUARTER THAT THE MARKETBASKET SURVEY TOTAL RESULTED IN AN INCREASE….
AND IS ALSO A NEW…ALL-TIME HIGH…….

SINCE TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN….THE MARKETBASKET SURVEY TOTAL HAS REPORTED KENTUCKY’S RETAIL FOOD PRICES  
INCREASING BY AN AVERAGE OF THREE-POINT-TWO PERCENT EACH YEAR…….



GRIMES TO RUN
01/20/15


SECRETARY OF STATE ALISON LUNDERGAN GRIMES SAY SHE WILL RUN FOR STATEWIDE OFFICE THIS YEAR…..BUT HASN’T
DECIDED WHAT TO RUN FOR…. BUT WILL MAKE THAT DECISION BY THE JANUARY 27TH FILING DEADLINE….

GRIMES SAYS SHE HAS BEEN ENCOURAGED TO RUN FOR GOVERNOR…. LIEUTENANT  GOVERNOR…AND TO SEEK RE-
ELECTION AS SECRETARY  OF STATE…..

IN NOVEMBER….GRIMES LOST THE U-S SENATE RACE TO MITCH MCCONNELL…..



TAX FILING
01/20/15        


IF YOU’RE READY TO FILE….THE COMMONWEALTH’S ELECTRONIC TAX FILING SYSTEM FOR INDIVIDUALS GOES  LIVE
TODAY……AND WILL GO LIVE FOR BUSINESS JANUARY 26TH….

ELECTRONIC FILING IS THE ONLY WAY  TO HAVE A REFUND DIRECT DEPOSITED…..

AND IF A TAX PAYER OWES THE STATE…..THE CAN STILL FILE ELECTRONICALLY…..SCHEDULE A DEBIT  OF THE TAX DUE….
AND MAKE AN ESTIMATED PAYMENT……



BARN LUMBER THEFTS
01/20/15


OVER THE LAST COUPLE OF WEEKS….IN BARREN COUNTY…..INDIVIDUALS HAVE BEEN REMOVING  SIDING OFF BARNS…

BARNS SITTING OFF THE ROADWAY OUT OF SIGHT OF HOUSES ARE BEING TARGETED….AND THE BARREN COUNTY  
SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT BELIEVES THE THEFTS ARE OCCURRING  DURING THE NIGHT TIME HOURS OR LATE
AFTERNOON….

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION ON THESE  THEFTS ARE ASKED TO CONTACT THE BARREN COUNT SHERIFF’S
DEPARTMENT……



SCHOOL BOARD
01/20/15
06:05AM
NEWS-3

THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION HELD THEIR FIRST MEETING OF THE NEW YEAR  LAST NIGHT….JUDGE SID
BRODERSON SWORE IN NEW MEMBER BRIAN CELSOR….JUSTIN MARSH WAS ELECTED CHAIRMAN AND AL BARMAN VICE-
CHAIRMAN AND THE BOARD WILL CONTINUE MEETING THE THIRD  MONDAY NIGHT OF THE MONTH AT SIX…..
DIRECTOR OF PUPIL PERSONNEL GARY DEWITT TOLD THE BOARD THAT SICKNESS HAD HIT THE DISTRICT….AS
ATTENDANCE FOR THE FIFTH MONTH OF WAS 92-POINT-52 PERCENT…WHICH WAS DOWN FROM 94-POINT-18 PERCENT
LAST YEAR….WITH FUEL PRICES BEING LOWER….APPROVAL WAS GIVEN TO REDUCE  THE MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENT  
FROM 43-CENTS TO 41 CENTS A MILE…..AND THE TWENTY-15-16 DRAFT BUDGET WAS ROLLED OVER….

PRECEDING THE NEXT BOARD MEETING ON FEBRUARY 16TH…..AN OPEN HOUSE WILL BE HELD AT THE NEW CAREER AND
TECHNICAL CENTER……



SPORTS
01/20/15

THE PATRIOTS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON RUSSELLVILLE IN A BOY’S DOUBLEHEADER……

IF YOU CAN’T MAKE IT TO PATRIOT GYM……JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION FROM THE VARSITY GAME ON SOUTHERN
GOSPEL 12-50…..WLCK…..AND 99-POINT-THREE…..LOVE-FM…..WVLE…..STARTING AT SEVEN-10 TONIGHT……



PLANNING COMMISSION
1-19-15

A DEVELOPMENT AND ZONE CHANGE WITH A VARIANCE WAS REQUESTED DURING THE SCOTTSVILLE ALLEN COUNTY
PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING TONIGHT (MON)

THE CHANGE WAS REQUESTED BY DIANNA WHEAT FOR PROPERTY AT 502 NORTH FOURTH STREET.

THE LAND WILL GO FROM A SINGLE FAMILY TO A MULTI FAMILY AND A HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE DUPLEX AND GARAGE WILL
BE BUILT.



MOTORCYCLE FATAL
01/19/15

A MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT SATURDAY SOUTH OF GLASGOW ON 31-E….CLAIMED A LIFE……

THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  SAYS 37 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER  MESKER OF GLASGOW LOST  CONTROL
OF HIS  TWO-THOUSAND-TWO  HARLEY WHILE TRYING TO STOP FOR ANOTHER VEHICLE  IN FRONT OF HIM  AND IT STRUCK A
GUARDRAIL…..
MESKER  WAS TRANSPORTED  TO T-J SAMSON HOSPITAL WHERE HE DIED OF HIS INURES……



ACCIDENT
01/19/15

SATURDAY….STATE POLICE RECEIVED A CALL OF AN UNOCCUPIED VEHICLE THAT APPEARED TO HAVE BEEN WRECKED  
AND WAS BLOCKING  THE ROADWAY ON OLD GREENHILL ROAD….

28 YEAR OLD DUSTIN ASHBROOK AND 34 JIMMIE NORMAN….BOTH OF OHIO…WERE LOCATED IN THE AREA AND
TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN FOR INJURIES  THEY SUSTAINED IN THE COLLISION….
DURING THE INVESTIGATION…IT WAS DISCOVERED THE TWO-THOUSAND-SIX KIA HAD BEEN STOLEN IN OHIO….
FOLLOWING THEIR RELEASE….BOTH SUBJECTS WERE CHARGED WITH RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY….AND ASHBOOK
WAS ALSO CHARGED WITH DRIVING ON A DUI SUSPENDED LICENSE  AND LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT…..




STATE POLICE GRADUATION
01/19/15

FRIDAY….THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE ACADEMY PRESENTED DIPLOMAS TO 69 NEW TROOPERS…….
THE NEW TROOPERS ARE PART OF THE AGENCY’S 92ND CADET CLASS WHICH STARTED  A 23-WEEK TRAINING CYCLE  ON
AUGUST THIRD….IN A CLASS THAT  CONSISTED  OF 110 CADETS…..

ASSIGNED TO THE BOWLING GREEN POST WERE…..JASON ADKINSON OF SCOTTSVILLE…..DANIEL PRIDDY OF SMITHS
GROVE…..BARTLEY WEAVER OF GLASGOW…..AND HARRISON WELLS OF SOMERSET……





ARREST
01/19/15
A NUMBER OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…
AFTER FINDING HIS VEHICLE IN THE DITCH ON WEST LOCUST…..OFFICER ADAM REES CHARGED  21 YEAR OLD JAMES O.
ODER OF 205 LANDMARK WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, NO INSURANCE AND OPERATING WITH AN EXPIRES
OPERATOR’S LICENSE…..
ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING AUTO, FRAUDULENT USE
OF A CREDIT CARD AND THEFT OF IDENTITY OF ANOTHER ON 26 YEAR OLD DANIEL R. FRAVLA OF 1618 PEA RIDGE ROAD……
24 YEAR OLD DANIEL A. TURNER OF 13-99 MAPLE GROVE CHURCH ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT AND
CHARGED WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE……
OFFICER REES ARRESTED 21 YEAR OLD KELLIE J. MILLER OF TWO-18 EAST LANE ON WARRANTS CHARGING ASSAULT
FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND CRIMINAL TRESPASS……
AND 40 YEAR OLD BRIAN R. CAREY OF TENNESSEE WAS CHARGE BY OFFICER CENTERS WITH DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE……



WINTER JOB FAIR
01/19/15

SCOTTSVILLE’S WINTER JOB FAIR…..PRESENTED BY THE ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT
AUTHORITY…..WILL BE WEDNESDAY….AT THE WASHINGTON OFFICE CENTER….FROM 10 UNTIL FOUR…..

SEVERAL COMPANIES FROM AROUND THE AREA….INCLUDING DOLLAR GENERAL….SUMITOMO…..COMMONWEALTH HEALTH
CORPORATION….AND LOWES WILL BE PARTICIPATING…..
BE SURE TO BRING YOUR RESUME…..AND FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 237-0707…




MEETINGS
01/19/15
06:05AM

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCIL  MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT 4….
THE ALLEN COUNTY REPUBLIC PARTY MEETS AT 5;15, THE BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETS TONIGHT  AT 6 AND GRAHAM
LODGE, THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND THE PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION ALL MEET TONIGHT AT 7……

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4 THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER SITE BASED COUNCIL MEETS AND THE UP-ALL-NIGHT
COMMITTEE MEETS AT 5:15…..

THURSDAY NIGHT  AT 7 THE JAYCEES MEET…..




CLINE
01/19/15
06:05AM

86 YEAR OLD IRIS BUCHANON CLINE OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY AT MAGNOLIA VILLAGE IN BOWLING GREEN….
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN MT. UNION
GENERAL BAPTIST CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (TUES) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY FOUR SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; HAROLD OF INDIANA, JEROME AND MARTHA OF VIRGINIA AND
DYLAN AND LINDA AND MYRON ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..FIVE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; JESSICA AND JACK POLAND OF
OHIO, ELSA AND ED WADE OF BROWNSVILLE, MILDRED AND RANDALL WISHAM OF ARKANSAS, CYNTHIA AND EDDIE HARPER
OF LEITCHFIELD  AND ROBIN HUFF OF ETOILE…..AND A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; NANCIBELLE AND DENNIS
SHOCKLEY OF SCOTTSVILLE……22 GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVER GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….




SPORTS
01/19/15

GIRL’S HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL FINDS…..

RUSSELL COUNTY PLAYING AT TRAYLOR COUNTY, WARREN EAST IS ON THE ROAD TO BUTLER COUNTY AND THE LADY
PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARITY TEAMS TRAVEL TO BOWLING GREEN…..

AND THE ALL “A”….FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT BEGINS TONIGHT…..

AS THE TODD COUNTY CENTRAL BOYS AND GIRLS TAKE ON CLINTON COUNTY…
AND THE METCALFE  COUNTY BOYS AND GIRLS GO AGAINST GLASGOW…..;




TWO GRAYSON COUNTY TEENS BEING SOUGHT FOR CRIME SPREE
1-16-15

TWO KENTUCKY TEENAGERS WHO VANISHED NEARLY TWO WEEKS AGO ARE SUSPECTED IN A MULTI-STATE CRIME SPREE
THAT HAVE POLICE DESPERATELY SEARCHING FOR THE COUPLE - AN 18-YEAR-OLD AND A 13-YEAR-OLD GIRL HE HAD BEEN
DATING FOR MONTHS.

GRAYSON COUNTY SHERIFF NORMAN CHAFFINS SAID THE COUPLE, DALTON HAYES AND CHEYENNE PHILLIPS,
DISAPPEARED JAN. 3 AND BELIEVE THEY HAVE TRAVELED TO SOUTH CAROLINA AND GEORGIA…

THE PAIR ARE SUSPECTED OF STEALING MULTIPLE VEHICLES AND USING STOLEN CHECKS…

CHAFFINS SAID ANYONE WHO SPOTS THE COUPLE SHOULD CALL 911… AS THE SITUATION IS GETTING MORE SERIOUS AS
MORE TIME PASSES…




STATE TAX FILING
01/16/15

THE KENTUCKY FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION SAYS THE COMMONWEALTH’S ELECTRONIC  TAX FILING SYSTEM FOR
INDIVIDUALS  WILL GO LIVE JANUARY 20TH….AND FOR BUSINESSES  THE START UP DATE IS JANUARY 26TH…..
ELECTRONIC FILING FOR INDIVIDUALS HAS BEEN AVAILABLE  SINCE TAX YEAR 1995…..AND IS THE ONLY WAY TO HAVE A
STATE TAX REFUND DIRECT DEPOSITED….

IN THE LAST  FIVE YEARS….E-FILING FOR INDIVIDUALS  HAS INCREASED FROM 65-PERCENT  TO MORE THAN 84-PRCENT  
LAST YEAR….WHICH  IS NEARLY A 30-PERCENT JUMP….

IF A TAXPAYER OWES THE COMMONWEALTH MONEY….THEY CAN STILL FILE ELECTRONICALLY…..THEN SCHEDULE A DEBIT
OF THE TAX DUE….AND MAKE AN ESTIMATED TAX PAYMENT……

FIRE
01/16/15

AROUND EIGHT-45 THIS MORNING….THE ADOLPHUS….SOUTH ALLEN….AND SCOTTSVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENTS WERE
CALLED TO REPORTS OF A STRUCTURE FIRE ON MACEDONIA  ROAD….
HOWEVER….BEFORE THE DEPARTMENTS  ARRIVED….THE HOMEOWNER CALLED BACK AND  THE FIRE WAS ON TOP OF THE
STOVE AND HE HAD IT OUT…..



FREE CAVE TOURS
01/16/15

MONDAY….MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK WILL BE OFFERING FREE “MAMMOTH PASSAGE” CAVE TOURS FOR THE MARTIN
LUTHER KING HOLIDAY…..

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














HUNTSMAN
01/16/15

76 YEAR OLD DONNIE MAE WIX HUNTSMAN TUCK OF LAFAYETTE DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND
SPECIALTY CARE…. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT ALEXANDER FUNERAL HOME LAFAYETTE
CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN HIGHLAND CEMETERY…. VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL
HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; JOE TUCK….TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; BRO. DONALD AND CHERYL
HUNTSMAN AND RONALD AND WIFE PAULA HUNTSMAN ALL OF TENNESSEE….A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; FRANKIE AND
GARY GRAVES OF SCOTTSVILLE…..AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; BUFORD AND PAM WIX OF THE HIGHLAND
COMMUNITY…..SIX GRANDCHILDREN AND 15 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



MARTIN LUTHER KING CLOSINGS
01/16/15

HERE ARE YOUR CLOSINGS FOR THE MARTIN LUTHER KING HOLIDAY MONDAY….

SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT OFFICE CLOSED TOMORROW AND MONDAY…..
COUNTY, STATE AND FEDERAL OFFICES CLOSED MONDAY…..
POST OFFICE CLOSED MONDAY AND THERE WILL BE NO MAIL DELIVERY…..
ANIMAL SHELTER, TRANSFER STATION. PUBLIC LIBRARY AND HEALTH DEPARTMENT CLOSED MONDAY…..
ALLEN COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE CLOSED MONDAY…..
CITY OFFICES CLOSED MONDAY AND MONDAY’S TRASH ROUTES  WILL BE PICKED UP TUESDAY THE 20TH…..

AND THERE WILL BE NO SCHOOL IN ALLEN COUNTY MONDAY…..



SPORTS
01/16/15

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS CELEBRATE HOMECOMING TONIGHT AS THEY TAKE ON GLASGOW….

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




GARAGE NAMED
01/15/15


U-S BANK….THE FIFTH LARGEST COMMERCIAL BANK IN THE UNITED STATES…. WITH 31-HUNDRED 77 OFFICE IN 25
STATES…..WILL BE A DAY GARAGE SPONSOR AT  THE  NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM’S  NEW MOTORSPORTS PARK…

LATER THIS MONTH….THE PARK WILL BREAK GROUND  ON ONE-POINT-TWO MILLION DOLLAR….14-THOUSAND SQUARE  
FOOT COMPLEX…. WHICH WILL INCLUDE  22 DAY RENT GARAGES….A VIEWING DECK….AND A PAVILION WITH
CONCESSIONS….RESTROOM….AND SHOWERS….

THE GARAGES WILL BE AVAILABLE  FOR DAILY RENTAL BY TRACK PARTICIPANT TO WORK ON THEIR CARS  BETWEEN TRACK
SESSIONS OR RACES…. OR TO HAVE A COVERED SPACE  FOR HANGING OUT….
18 OF THE GARAGES  WILL BE INDIVIDUAL  GARAGES AND THE OTHER  FOUR WILL BE OVERSIZED….PRIMARILY  SERVING AS
TECH GARAGES…..




ARREST
01/14/15


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER DAVID CLARK  SERVED A FUGITIVE FROM ANOTHER STATE WARRANT ON 40 YEAR OLD BRUCE D. CARVER OF 19-80
DURHAM SPRINGS ROAD……




ARREST
01/15/15


SOME ARRESTS BY THE ALLEN COUNT SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….

DEPUTY CHRIST BARTON CHARGED19 YEAR OLD IAN C. HARDCASTLE OF 16-25 FLEET ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE-UNDER 21…..

AND 32 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER WELLS OF FOUR-ZERO-NINE EAST LOCUST WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY NICK TABBERT  
ON A WARRANT CHARGING BURGLARY……
FATAL-ADAIR
01/15/15

STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST INVESTIGATED  AN ACCIDENT  JUST EAST OF COLUMBIA THAT CLAIMED A LIFE….

38 YEAR OLD BRYAN HARVEY OF COLUMBIA AND 40 YEAR OLD INA COPLEY OF RUSSELL SPRINGS   WERE TRAVELING  IN A
TWO-THOUSAND-F0UR        TOYOTA S-U-V  THAT LEFT THE ROADWAY AND WENT OVER AN EMBANKMENT….. EJECTING  BOTH
INDIVIDUALS  WHO WERE NOT WEARING A SEAT BELT…..
HARVEY  WAS FLOWN TO UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE  HOSPITAL  AND COPLEY DIED AT WESTLAKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL….
AT THIS TIME IT’S UNCLEAR WHO WAS OPERATING THE VEHICLE  AND ALCOHOL IS BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN A FACTOR  IN
THE ACCIDENT…..



BG FIRE
01/15/15

AN EARLY MORNING FIRE YESTERDAY DESTROY A BUILDING AT GREENHAVEN APARTMENT…….
THE FIRST  UNITS FROM THE BOWLING GREEN FIRE  DEPARTMENT ARRIVED ON THE SCENE  AROUND 12-45….SEVEN
TRUCKS  AND 21 FIREFIGHTERS RESPONDED TO THE BLAZE….
THERE WERE EIGHT APARTMENTS IN THE BUILDING   AND THREE RESIDENTS WERE TAKEN  FOR TREATMENT OF SMOKE
INHALATION…….



NEW PLANT FOR SCOTTSVILLE
01/15/15

YESTERDAY….METAL BUILDING COMPONENT MANUFACTURER CENTRAL STATES ANNOUNCED THEY ARE CONSTRUCTING  
A  24-THOUSAND SQUARE FOOT FACILITY IN SCOTTSVILLE THAT WILL BE OPEN IN APRIL OF THIS YEAR…. THE PLANT WILL  
CREATE 10 NEW JOBS AND APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED NOW  AT THE COMPANY’S WEB-SITE  AT CENTRAL-STATES-
M-F-G-DOT-COM..….

THE TWO-MILLION DOLLAR FACILITY IS BEING BUILT ON JUST UNDER  EIGHT-ACRES  OF LAND…LOCATED ON DRY RIDGE
ROAD…..WHICH HAS MAXIMUM EXPOSURE  FOR TRAFFIC TRAVELING ON THE HIGHWAY TWO-31 CORRIDOR FROM
SCOTTSVILLE TO BOWLING GREEN…..
THE PLANT WILL MANUFACTURE METAL ROOFING….SIDING…AND TRIM FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION….RENOVATION….AND
REMODELING…..
FOR CENTRAL STATES…..THIS IS THEIR SEVENTH LOCATION  AND THEIR FIRST IN THE COMMONWEALTH…




OPERATION RAID
01/14/15


IN AN EFFORT TO REDUCE COLLISIONS AND LOSS OF LIFE…THE KENTUCKY  STATE POLICE IS IMPLEMENTING  AN
ENFORCEMENT INITIATIVE THAT  WILL TARGET AGGRESSIVE…..IMPAIRED…..AND DISTRACTED DRIVING BEHAVIOR…..
EACH “K-S-P” POST AND REGION WILL UTILIZE SPECIFIC CRASH DATA INDICATING WHERE THE MAJORITY OF ACCIDENTS  
OCCURRED……CRASH CAUSATION…..AND TIMEFRAMES WHEN THE  ACCIDENTS TOOK PLACE…..
BASED ON THAT DATA……POSTS WILL INCREASE ENFORCEMENT EFFORTS  IN THOSE TARGETED ZONES FOR ALL
PASSENGER AND COMMERCIAL VEHICLES…….


BEST CITIES TO FIND A JOB
01/14/15


WITH “GETTING A BETTER JOB” ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR  NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS……WALLET-HUB CONDUCTED AN
IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF TWENTY-15s  “BEST AND WORST CITIES  TO FIND A JOB”…..
WALLET-HUB ANALYZED 150 OF THE MOST POPULATED CITIES USING  16 KEY METRICS…..RANGING  FROM JOB
OPPORTUNITIES S TO EMPLOYMENT GROWTH……
AND THE BEST CITY  TO FIND A JOB IS  SEATTLE, WASHINGTON….WITH DES MOINES, IOWA SECOND….AND GILBERT,
ARIZONA THIRD…..
AT THE OTHER  END OF THE SCALE…..DETROIT, MICHIGAN  IS 148TH, WITH MORENO VALLEY, CALIFORNIA  149…..AND SAN
BERNARDINO, CALIFORNIA  AT 150TH…..
IN THE SURVEY……NASHVILLE IS 50TH…..WITH LOUISVILLE 64TH……AND LEXINGTON 67TH…..  




ARREST
01/14/15


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

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 20 YEAR OLD KEITH WALL OF NINE-11
BROWNSFORD ROAD…….
SCOTT
01/14/15

64 YEAR OLD LATTIE DALE SCOTT OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…..FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL  HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY
WITH MILITARY HONORS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; KATHY SCOTT…..TWO SONS; RICKY OF INDIANA AND JEFF OF FLORIDA…..A DAUGHTER; ROBBIE
MADISON OF INDIANA…..A DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; CANDY WADE OF SCOTTSVILLE…..A BROTHER; ERIC OF ADOLPHUS…..AND A
SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; PAM AND BRUCE NEWVILLE OF LOUISVILLE…..NINE GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



SPORTS
01/14/15

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS WERE AT HOME LAST NIGHT AND SPLIT WITH LOGAN COUNTY….THE LADY PATRIOTS
WON  60 TO 42…

AND THE  PATRIOTS DROPPED 61 TO 46 DECISION TO THE PANTHERS …

THE NEXT GAMES FOR BOTH TEAMS WILL BE FRIDAY NIGHT WHEN GLASGOW COMES TO PATRIOT GYM……




GENERAL FUND UP
01/13/15


ACCORDING TO STATE BUDGET DIRECTOR JANE DRISKELL…..THE COMMONWEALTH’S GENERAL FUND RECEIPTS  IN
DECEMBER OF LAST YEAR….INCREASED   POINT-FIVE-PERCENT  WHEN COMPARED TO DECEMBER TWENTY-13…WHICH IS
AN INCREASE OF FIVE-MILLION DOLLARS….
TOTAL REVENUE FOR DECEMBER WAS 918-MILLION DOLLARS…WHICH WAS UP FROM  913-MILLION IN DECEMBER  TWENTY-
13…..

RECEIPTS HAVE INCREASED THREE-POINT-FIVE PERCENT  FOR THE FIRST SIX MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR…THE
OFFICIAL REVENUE  FORECAST CALLS FOR  REVENUE GROWTH OF THREE-POINT-SIX PERCENT…..WHICH MEANS
REVENUES WOULD NEED TO GROW THREE-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT FOR TH LAST SIX MONTHS OF THE FISCAL  YEAR….
WHICH ENDS JUNE 30TH…..TO MEET THE BUDGET ESTIMATES…….


GRAVES
01/13/15


79 YEAR OLD BETTY GRAVES OF ADOLPHUS DIED YESTERDAY (MON)  AT HER RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN WALKER’S CHAPEL CEMETERY…. VISITATION
BEGINS AFTER FIVE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; REV. SAM GRAVES…..TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; GLEN AND DEBBIE OF
TENNESSEE AND JACKIE OF ADOLPHUS….THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; PHYLLIS AND BARRY PARKER AND PAM
AND BRO. TEDDY JOHNSON ALL OF TENNESSEE AND JENNIFER AND RONNIE STINSON OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND A SISTER;
JEAN GRAVES OF SCOTTSVILLE….19 GRANDCHILDREN AND 13 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……  




RUDZINSKI TO HEAD PARK RANGERS
01/13/15

A BOWLING GREEN NATIVE HAS BEEN NAME DIRECTOR OF KENTUCKY STATE PARK RANGERS….

LISA RUDZINSKI REPLACES JOE WEST….WHO WAS NAMED DIRECTOR OF LAW ENFORCEMENT FOR THE KENTUCKY
DEPARTMENT  OF FISH AND WILDLIFE RESOURCES….

RUDZINSKI….WHO SPENT MORE THAN 21 YEARS WITH THE STATE POLICE BEFORE  RETIRING  IN JULY OF TWEHTY-
14……BEGAN AS A TROOPER AND EVENTUALLY   SERVED AS POST COMMANDER AT LONDON…..RICHMOND….AND BOWLING
GREEN….
SHE ALSO SERVED AS  DEPUTY DIRECTOR  FOR THE STATE POLICE ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISION……



ARREST
01/13/15

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED A MINOR ACCIDENT ON NEW GLASGOW ROAD…WHERE
DEPUTY BRIAN EATON CHARGED  30 YEAR OLD BRANDY N. SMITH OF 13-40 HOLLAND ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE-SECOND OFFENSE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE…….



DRIVE BY SHOOTINGS
01/13/15

THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING TWO DRIVE-BY SHOOTINGS THAT HAPPENED SUNDAY
NIGHT…

ONE WAS AROUND  SIX IN THE 15-HUNDRED BLOCK OF BECKTON ROAD….AND THE SECOND WAS AROUND  10-30 IN THE
FIVE-THOUSAND  BLOCK OF DRIPPING SPRINGS  ROAD….

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION  ON THESE INCIDENTS IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE BARREN COUNTY  SHERIFF’S
DEPARTMENT AT SIX-FIVE-ONE-51-51…..OR CALL THEIR TIP LINE AT SIX-FOUR-SIX-87-71……



NASHVILLE-FATAL
01/12/15


AN ACCIDENT IN NASHVILLE EARLY YESTERDAY MORNING  CLAIMED THE LIFE OF A BARREN COUNTY  RESIDENT….

NASHVILLE POLICE SAY 41 YEAR OLD MICHAEL CAMPBELL OF GLASGOW WAS TRAVELING  NORTH ON I-65…..NEAR THE
BRILEY PARKWAY INTERCHANGE…. WHEN A SOUTHBOUND CADILLAC  OPERATED  BY 38 YEAR OLD DELOIS BEASLEY
STRUCK CAMPBELL’S CORVETTE HEAD-ON….
CAMPBELL DIED AT THE SCENE  AND A PASSENGER  IN HIS VEHICLE….32 YEAR OLD TERRY ANDERSON OF SUMER SHADE
WAS ADMITTED TO  SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER…..
BEASLEY  WAS TREATED AS SKYLINE AND THEN CHARGED  WITH VEHICULAR HOMICIDE  AND VEHICLE ASSAULT…..
AUTHORITIES  SAY BEASLEY HAD BEEN INVOLVED  IN ANOTHER ACCIDENT SUNDAY MORNING  PRIOR TO THE FATAL
ACCIDENT...





ARREST
01/12/15


A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY  SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY JACOB COSTELLO CHARGING 18
YEAR OLD SKYLAR B. CONYER WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-UNDER 21, THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING AND
LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT……
21 YEAR OLD HAYDEN E. BURTON OF NINE-11 BROWNSFORD ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY COSTELLO ON WARRANTS
CHARGING PROBATION VIOLATION AND FAILURE TO APPEAR…..
AND AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP…..DEPUTY BRANDON LOVETT CHARGED 36 YEAR OLD BRIAN LOWHORN OF FRANKLIN
WITH SPEEDING 24 MILES-PER-HOUR OVER THE SPEED LIMIT, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, POSSESSION OF
MARIJUANA, UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF A METH PRECURSOR AND TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH……




ARREST
01/12/15


FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..OFFICER KNOX CHARGED 47 YEAR OLD ANDREA M. MCCOY OF
CAROL HURT ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH AND
FAILURE TO PRODUCE AN INSURANCE CARD…….

AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP…..OFFICER DAVID CLARK CHARGED 22 YEAR OLD ZACHARY T. WHITE OF ONE-41 SUNSET HILL
DRIVE WITH NO REGISTRATION PLATS, OBSTRUCTED VISION AND NO INSURANCE…..

AND SERGEANT CHAD FORSTER SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING FLEEING OR EVADING, RESISTING ARREST AND PUBLIC
INTOXICATION ON 37 YEAR OLD GEORGE D. WHITNEY OF 59 JEFFERSON SCHOOL ROAD…….





THEFT
01/12/15


A THEFT FROM A CONSTRUCTION SITE BEING INVESTIGATED BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..

BRIAN MILLER TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THAT AT THE SITE….LOCATED AT 17 OLD HICKORY ESTATES….ALL OF THE
WIRING…..VALUED AT THREE-THOUSAND DOLLARS….HAD BEEN TAKEN…….




CORVETTE MUSEUM RECORD
01/12/15

THE NATIONAL CORVETTE RECORDED THEIR HIGHEST ATTENDANCE IN HISTORY LAST YEAR WITH 251-THOUSAND  258
VISITORS…..….THE PREVIOUS  HIGH  ATTENDANCE WAS  JUST UNDER 201-THOUSAND  IN 1999….WHICH WAS THE MUSEUM’
S FIFTH ANNIVERSARY.....

WHILE THE CORVETTE-SWALLOWING SINKHOLE ATTRACTED THE MAJORITY OF THE ADDITIONAL GUESTS LAST
YEAR……THE MUSEUM ALSO CELEBRATED ITS 20TH ANNIVERSARY  AND GRAND OPENING  THE NEW  N-C-M MOTORSPORTS
PARK….WHICH SAW OVER  39-THOUSAND IN ATTENDANCE FOR THE FESTIVITIES…….

THE CORVETTE ASSEMBLY PLANT ALSO SAW AN INCREASE IN VISITATION FOR TWENTY-14….WITH A TOTAL OF 55-
THOUSAND  785 TOURING  THE FACILITY….. THE PLANT BEGAN TRACKING VISITATION TWO-THOUSAND-SIX .WHEN ALMOST  
46-THOUSAND TOURED THE ASSEMBLY  PLANT…..



TALBOTT
01/12/15

66 YEAR OLD ANN TALBOTT OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY AT HER RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…. VISITATION
BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TOMORROW (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL  HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; BRUCE TALBOTT…A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; PHILIP AND ASHLEY OF BOWLING
GREEN…TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; JANET TALBOTT AND ALISHA AND JAMES HUDSON…..HER MOTHER; RUTH
STINSON…..TWO BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; RONNIE AND JENNIFER STINSON AND LARRY AND JACKIE STINSON….
AND A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; BETTY AND KENNETH SMITH ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN AND
THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….




MILLER
01/08/15

61 YEAR OLD BILLY C. MILLER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…..
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT)  AFTERNOON AT TWO-30 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
PLEASANT GROVE CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TODAY (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL  HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE MARY HARPER MILLER…..A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; BILLY JOE AND CHERYL OF
SCOTTSVILLE….A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; ANGIE AND JEFF BROWN OF TENNESSEE….A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN LAW;
DENNIS AND NORA MAE OF SCOTTSVILLE…AND TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW;  PRISCILLA SHOCKLEY AND DOROTHY
AND JIM RIDDLE ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..THREE GRANDCHILDREN, A NEPHEW AND THREE NIEECES ALSO SURVIVE…….



GRAND JURY
01/08/15

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

31 YEAR OLD DANIEL M. GARMON IS CHARGED I A SIX COUNT INDICTMENT WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, FLEEING
OR EVADING, RECKLESS DRIVING, RESISTING ARREST, CRIMINAL LITTERING AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER…….
A THREE COUNT INDICTMENT WAS RETURNED AGAINST 24 YEAR OLD DEREK F. TAYLOR CHARGING TWO COUNTS OF
CRIMINAL POSSESSION OF A FORGED INSTRUMENT AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER……
20 YEAR OLD CARNEY M . SMITH IS CHARGED IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT WITH TWO COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE……
A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING CULTIVATION OF MARIJUANA-FIVE OR MORE PLANTS AND PERSISTENT FELONY
OFFENDER WAS RETURNED AGAINST 32 YEAR OLD DANIEL R. DAVIS……

40 YEAR OLD ERIC TAYLOR IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNTY INDICTMENT WITH BURGLARY…..
A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING MAKING A FALSE STATEMENT OR MIS-REPRESENTING TO RECEIVE BENEFITS
OVER 100-DOLLARS WAS RETURNED AGAINST 44 YEAR OLD ROBIN J. BRITT……
AND 31 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER M. PERRY IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH FLAGRANT NON-
SUPPORT……

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



THEFT
01/08/14

A THEFT FROM A VEHICLE  REPORTED TO SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

CYNTHIA FARLEY OF FIVE-17 BLUEGRASS DRIVE TOLD ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR THAT HER UNLOCKED VEHICLE
WAS PARKED AT HER RESIDENCE…..AND TAKEN WERE A GARMON G-P-S, A BOOK CONTAINING 90 C-Ds AND A PAIR OF
SUNGLASSES…….



ACCIDENT-HART
01/08/15

A VEHICLE/PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT IN HARDYVILLE INJURED ONE PERSON…..

ACCORDING TO STATE POLICE  FROM THE BOWLING GREEN POST…..56 YEAR OLD BARRY LOCKE OF HARDYVILLE  WAS
BACKING FROM HIS RESIDENCE ON NORTH JACKSON HIGHWAY….WHEN HE STRUCK 73 YEAR OLD LINDA KINSLOW WHO
WAS CROSSING THE ROADWAY…..RETURNING TO HER RESIDENCE FROM HER MAILBOX….
KINSLOW WAS FLOWN  TO UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE HOSPITAL WHERE SHE’S LISTED IN STABLE CONDITION……



BLANKENSHIP
1-8-15

25-YEAR-OLD DUSTIN BLANKENSHIP OF  GREEN GROVE, TENNESSEE  DIED TUESDAY…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
SATURDAY MORNING AT 11 AT WOODARD FUNERAL HOME IN WESTMORELAND WITH BURIAL IN  OAK FOREST
CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FIVE THIS AFTERNOON  (THURS)  AT THE FUNERAL HOME….AND  EXPRESSIONS OF
SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS MOTHER; SHERRY BLANKENSHIP OF TENNESSEE…HIS FATHER;  BILLY BLANKENSHIP OF
ADOLPHUS… THREE SISTERS;  RACHEL, HILLARY  AND MIKAYLA BLANKENSHIP ALL OF TENNESSEE…..HIS  GRANDPARENTS;
MONROE AND LUCILLE BLANKENSHIP AND PEGGY AND TIM PEDIGO ALL OF ADOLPHUS… AND HIS STEP-FATHER; ROBERT
SETTLE OF TENNESSEE……



SPORTS
01/08/15

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER….THE CAMPBELLSVILLE UNIVERSITY MEN’S BASKETBALL  TEAM   IS RANKED NUMBER  ONE IN
THE LATEST N-A-I-A RANKINGS…..

OTHER KENTUCKY  TEAMS IN THE TOP 25 INCLUDE PIKEVILLE AT NUMBER FOUR AND GEORGETOWN AT 19TH……

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….

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

AND THE PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY GAMES AGAINST MONROE COUNTY…..SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT….
HAVE BEEN CANCELLED…..





ARREST
01/07/14

AN ARRESTED REPORTED BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….

41 YEAR OLD KELLY J BRANAM OF SEVEN-27 HALIFAX ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER ON A WARRANT
CHARGING ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE- DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, RESISTING ARREST AND CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY
WEAPON……



BEST AND WORST COLLEGE TOWNS
01/07/15

WALLET-HUB HAS CONDUCTED AN IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF TWENTY-14’s  “BEST AND WORST COLLEGE CITIES AND TOWN IN
AMERICA”…..AND BOWLING GREEN RANKS IN THE TOP QUARTER…..

IN ORDER TO FIND THE CITIES AND TOWNS THAT OFFER THE BEST OR WORST COMBINATION OF ACADEMIC….SOCIAL ….
AND ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENTS…… 280  CITIES  WERE RANK BASE ON 23-KEY METRICS .INCLUDING THE QUALITY OF
HIGHER EDUCATION…..CRIME RATES…..AND THE COST OF LIVING…..
AND THE BEST COLLEGE TOWN IS OXFORD, OHIO…..FOLLOWED BY STATE COLLEGE,  PENNSYLVANIA….AND CHAPEL HILL,  
NORTH CAROLINA…..
WHILE ON THE OTHER END OF THE SCALE…..YONKERS, NEW YORK RANK 280TH…….
BOWLING FAIRED WELL COMING IN AT  38TH…..WITH LEXINGTON 76TH….. NASHVILLE 89TH……AND LOUISVILLE 150TH…….



RITTER
01/07/15

74 YEAR OLD SAMUEL DOUGLAS RITTER OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT MACON COUNTY GENERAL
HOSPITAL…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE TOMORROW (THURS) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL
HOME….

HE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; STEVE AND LORI OF FOUNTAIN RUN…..AND A SISTER; FRANKIE FURLONG
OF GLASGOW….TWO GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE……



SPORTS
01/07/15

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS WERE ON THE ROAD TO GLASGOW LAST NIGHT…..AND CAME AWAY WITH TWO WINS…..
THE LADY PATRIOTS BEAT THE LADY SCOTTIES  49 TO 35……

AND THE PATRIOTS GOT THE BEST OF THE SCOTTIES 70 TO 46…..
THE NEXT GAMES FOR BOTH TEAMS WILL BE FRIDAY NIGHT AT MONROE COUNTY……




FILING DEADLINE
01/06/15


INDIVIDUALS INTERESTED IN BEING A CANDIDATE IN THE TWENTY-15 PRIMARY ELECTION ARE MINDED THAT THE FILING
DEADLINE IS JANUARY 27TH AT FOUR EASTERN TIME….

THE OFFICES OF GOVERNOR AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR…..SECRETARY OF STATE….ATTORNEY GENERAL…..AUDITOR OF
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS…..STATE TREASURER….AND COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE ARE ON THE BALLOT IN KENTUCKY  IN
TWENY-15…..

THE PRIMARY ELECTION  IS MAY 19TH…..AND FILING FORMS ARE AVAILABLE ON LINE AT   “A-P-P-DOT-S-O-S-DOT-K-Y-DOT-
GOV-FORWARD SLASH-ELECTIONS-D-Y-V-FORWARD SLASH”……





ARREST
01/06/15


AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 51 YEAR OLD MELISA MCMURTRY OF
LAFAYETTE……




ROAD BLOCKS
01/06/15


KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET CONTRACTORS ARE SCHEDULED  TO SET BRIDGE BEAMS  OVER I-65 TONIGHT…..AT  
THE KENTUCKY TWO-24 INTERCHANGE…..AT EXIT  76 IN HART COUNTY…..

THIS WORK WILL BE DONE USING ROLLING ROAD BLOCKS STARTING  AT SEVEN TONIGHT…..
EACH ROLLING ROAD BLOCK CYCLE  SHOULD AMOUNT TO ABOUT A 15-MINUTE DELAY…..AND WORK SHOULD BE
COMPLETED  BY ONE TOMORROW MORNING…..






NEWS PAO
01/06/15

KENTUCKY STATE POLICE  POST THREE BOWLING GREEN COMMANDER…. CAPTAIN  JOHN CLARK…..HAS NAMED TROOPER
FIRST CLASS J-B- EATON AS THE NEW PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER FOR POST THREE…..

EATON….A 15-YEAR VETERAN OF THE STATE POLICE  .STARTED HIS CAREER AT THE COLUMBIA POST…HAS WORKED AT THE
BOWLING GREEN POST BEFORE…. AND MOST RECENTLY FOR THE SPECIAL OPERATION  BRANCH….CANINE DIVISION….

EATON REPLACES TROOPER  JONATHAN BIVEN  WHO HAS BEEN NAMED COMMANDER OF TROOPER ISLAND……





WOOTEN
1/3/2015

103 YEAR OLD OLLIE JAMES WOOTEN OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) AT HIS RESIDENCE…FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE MONDAY MORNING AT 11 AT SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH WITH BURIAL IN THE CRESCENT HILL
CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TOMORROW (SUN) AT T-W-CROW AND SON  FUNERAL HOME…MEMORIAL
DONATIONS CAN BE MADE TO THE SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH, OR GIDEON’S INTERNATIONAL…

HE IS SURVIVED BY 2 DAUGHTERS AND SONS IN LAW, LINDA AND DOUG MCKINLEY, OF FRANKFORT, AND MARTHA AND
FRANK SHOOK, OF SCOTTSVILLE…5 GRANDCHILDREN AND 10 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…




FOUR FLU RELATED DEATHS IN KENTUCKY
1-2-15
6:05 A.M.


THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH SAYS FIVE ADULTS AND ONE CHILD HAVE DIED AS THE RESULT OF FLU
THIS SEASON.
DR. KRAIG HUMBAUGH OF THE DEPARTMENT TOLD SAYS THAT FLU IN KENTUCKY IS CONSIDERED WIDESPREAD AND HAS
BEEN FOR FOUR WEEKS. HUMBAUGH SAYS THAT'S EARLIER THAN NORMAL, WITH WIDESPREAD ACTIVITY NORMALLY
OCCURRING BETWEEN JANUARY AND MARCH.
IT’S RECOMMENDED THAT ANYONE WHO HASN'T HAD A FLU SHOT YET SHOULD HAVE ONE….THE VERY YOUNG AND THE
VERY OLD ARE MOST VULNERABLE TO FLU.
THE AVERAGE COURSE OF FLU IS SEVEN TO 10 DAYS.



KY HAD A GREAT YEAR
1-2-14
6:05 A.M.

THIS YEAR, KENTUCKY SMASHED RECORDS FOR BUSINESS INVESTMENT, CREATED NEARLY 15,000 NEW JOBS, ENROLLED
MORE THAN HALF A MILLION KENTUCKIANS INTO AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE, SLASHED COSTS ON CRITICAL
TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS, AND INVESTED MORE MONEY INTO K-12 EDUCATION THAN EVER BEFORE.  SOME OF THE
OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS FROM LAST YEAR WAS A RECORD SETTING 3.7 BILLION BUSINESS INVESTMENT IN KENTUCKY’S
MANUFACTURING, SERVICE AND TECHNOLOGY SECTORS….  AS MORE THAN 350 NEW LOCATION AND EXPANSION
PROJECTS, WHICH ARE PROJECTED TO CREATE NEARLY 15,000 JOBS AND MORE THAN $3.7 BILLION IN NEW INVESTMENT.

AND FOR THE FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR, KENTUCKY WILL BREAK ITS ALL-TIME EXPORT RECORD. EXPORTS THROUGH
OCTOBER WERE $22.8 BILLION, A NEARLY 9 PERCENT INCREASE OVER THE SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR.

NATIONAL ANALYSTS EXPECT GREAT GAINS FOR KENTUCKY IN THE COMING YEAR. ACCORDING TO THE FEDERAL RESERVE
BANK OF PHILADELPHIA LEADING INDEX, WHICH PREDICTS ECONOMIC CONDITIONS FOR THE NEXT SIX MONTHS, KENTUCKY
IS ANTICIPATED TO HAVE ONE OF THE HIGHEST GROWTH RATES IN THE COUNTRY, WITH A RATE ROUGHLY THREE TIMES
HIGHER THAN THE NATIONAL AVERAGE.




CRIME STOPPERS NEEDS YOUR HELP
1-2-15
7:05 A.M.

THE SOUTH CENTRAL CRIMES STOPPERS IS ASKING FOR HELP IN SOLVING A HIT AND RUN THAT OCCURRED AT 10: A.M. ON
FRIDAY OCT. 17TH
BOWLING GREEN POLICE WERE CALLED TO EAST 3RD AVENUE AND PARK STREET FOR A HIT AND RUN COLLISION WHERE
WITNESSES SAY A MAN DRIVING AN 80’S MODEL FORD PICKUP WAS ATTEMPTING TO PARK BETWEEN TWO CARS AND
BECAME OBVIOUSLY FRUSTRATED ACCELERATED INTO THE CAR IN FRONT OF HIM PUSHING IT FORWARD THE BACKED
INTO THE CAR BEHIND HIM AND AFTER HITTING BOTH VEHICLES….PULLED BACK OUT ONTO PARK AND LEFT THE AREA.
THE DRIVER IS DESCRIBED AS A WHITE MALE IN HIS 40’S TO 50’S, WITH GRAY HAIR AND WEARING A BASEBALL CAP. THE
TRUCK IS AN 80’S MODEL MAROON FORD PICKUP WITH A HANDICAP PLACARD HANGING FROM THE REAR VIEW MIRROR.
IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION ABOUT THIS CRIME CALL SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY CRIME STOPPERS AT 781-CLUE or
TOLL FREE AT 866-842-CLUE




PILE OF OLD EVIDENCE TO BE DESTROYED
1-2-15
6:05 A.M.


CHARGES AGAINST THE OWNER OF THE ADULT TOY BOX STORE IN OAK GROVE FOR SELLING SYNTHETIC DRUGS WERE
RECENTLY DISMISSED AFTER HE AGREED TO FORFEIT ALL OF THE INVENTORY AND CASH SEIZED BY HOPKINSVILLE
POLICE, WHO ARE IN THE PROCESS OF DESTROYING THOUSANDS OF PACKAGES OF SYNTHETIC DRUGS AND ALMOST TWO
TONS OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.



MAN ARRESTED FOR RAPE/SHOWED SON VIDEO
1-2-15
7:05 A.M.

ACCORDING TO TRIGG COUNTY DEPUTY RICH BURGESS…..A MAN FROM TRIGG COUNTY RAPED A WOMAN AND THEN
SHOWED VIDEO AND PHOTOS FROM THE ASSAULT TO THE VICTIM'S TEENAGE SON…

BURGESS SAID THE WOMAN WAS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS AND UNABLE TO GIVE CONSENT
WHEN A MAN ENGAGED IN SEXUAL INTERCOURSE WITH HER. HE WAS ARRESTED MONDAY ON CHARGES OF FIRST-DEGREE
RAPE, DISTRIBUTION OF OBSCENE MATTER TO A MINOR AND SECOND-DEGREE UNLAWFUL TRANSACTION WITH A MINOR.





TWO ARRESTED FOR STABBING
1-2-15
7:05 A.M.

TWO BOWLING GREEN RESIDENTS HAVE BEEN ARRESTED AFTER A STABBING INCIDENT THAT OCCURRED NEW YEARS
EVE…
THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS THEY WERE CALLED TO 280 RUNNER ROAD IN RESPONSE TO A STABBING
AND FOUND 37 YEAR OLD PATRICIA NEAL AND 42-YEAR-OLD JIMMY KINKAID…
AUTHORITIES SAY…NEAL STABBED KINKAID IN THE LOWER BACK…,
NEAL IS CHARGED WITH SECOND-DEGREE DOMESTIC ASSAULT   AND 42-YEAR-OLD JIMMY KINKAID IS CHARGED WITH TWO
COUNTS OF FOURTH DEGREE ASSAULT-NO VISIBLE INJURY AND ONE COUNT OF FOURTH-DEGREE ASSAULT -MINOR
INJURY.
TWO CHILDREN WERE IN THE HOME AT THE TIME AND WERE REMOVED AND PLACED WITH FAMILY MEMBERS…. ALCOHOL
WAS A RELATED FACTOR IN THE STABBING.  





TWO PARKS GET FUNDING
1-2-15
6:05 A.M.

THE KENTUCKY STATE PARKS FOUNDATION RECENTLY AWARDED MATCHING GRANTS TO TWO KENTUCKY STATE PARKS
AND A RAIL TRAIL IT MANAGES.

A GRANT OF $3,354 WAS AWARDED TO BARREN RIVER LAKE STATE RESORT PARK TO HELP THE PARK USE TECHNOLOGY TO
PROMOTE NATURE EDUCATION TO VISITING GROUPS THAT INCLUDE SCHOOL STUDENTS AND SENIOR CITIZENS. THE
GRANT WILL BE USED TO BUILD A BUTTERFLY GARDEN, PURCHASE GPS UNITS FOR GEOCACHING AND PROVIDE MORE
INFORMATION ON NATURE TRAILS THROUGH CELL PHONES.

OLD MULKEY MEETING HOUSE STATE HISTORIC SITE AT TOMPKINSVILLE RECEIVED A GRANT OF $388 TO HELP PURCHASE
PORTABLE WHEELCHAIR RAMPS TO MAKE THE SITE MORE ACCESSIBLE.

THE DAWKINS LINE RAIL TRAIL, WHICH IS MANAGED BY THE STATE PARKS, RECEIVED A GRANT OF $250 TO HELP THE TRAIL’
S FRIENDS GROUP FILE FOR TAX-EXEMPT STATUS. THE TRAIL CURRENTLY COVERS 18 MILES IN JOHNSON AND MAGOFFIN
COUNTIES.





BREWER
12/31/14

65 YEAR OLD RANDALL EUGENE BREWER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL E SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL
GARDENS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON FRIDAY AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; MARGIE BREWER…..TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; RANDALL JUNIOR OF SCOTTSVILLE
AND CHRISTOPHER AND KELLY JO OF ADOLPHUS……TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; MAW AND JIMMIE WHEELER OF
INDIANA AND TAMMY BREWER OF SCOTTSVILLE…..FOUR BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN0-LAW; HARDIE AND VIVIAN, TOOTER,
RONNIE AND SHARKIE AND FRED AND HELEN…..AND THREE SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; JOYCE SATTERFIELD,
PATRICIA SHERRILL AND SANDRA AND JOHN CUNNINGHAM ALL OF TENNESSEE….16 GRANDCHILDREN AND 10 GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….




FATAL CASEY
12/30/14


STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST SAY AN ACCIDENT ON KENTUCKY THREE-50…A MILE EAST OF ALBANY….CLAIMED
A LIFE…

REPORTEDLY…..35 YEAR OLD JACKIE LYNCH OF ALBANY LOST CONTROL OF HIS 1993 PLYMOUTH IN A CURVE….AND IT
TRAVELED INTO THE PATH  OF A TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE DODGE PICK-UP OPERATED BY 30 YEAR OLD BEAU OCHSNER OF
TENNESSEE……
LYNCH…WHO WASN’T WEARING A SEAT BELT…DIED AT CLINTON COUNTY HOSPITAL……HIS PASSENGER WAS TREATED AT
THE HOSPITAL AND OCHSNER WASN’T INJURED…..



ARREST
12/30/14


A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER CHARGING 32
YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER WELLS OF FOUR-ZERO-NINE EAST LOCUST WITH IMPROPER REGISTRATION PLATE, FAILURE TO
TRANSFER A MOTOR VEHICLE, NO INSURANCE AND LICENSE NOT IN POSSESSION…….



DINWIDDIE
12-30-14


95 YEAR OLD MARY DEAN DINWIDDIE…OF SCOTTSVILLE…DIED YESTERDAY (MONDAY) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
BOWLING GREEN…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY MORNING AT 11…AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
MOUNT UNION CEMETERY……VISITATION WILL BE TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 3 AT THE FUNERAL HOME

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER DAUGHTER AND SON IN LAW…KATHIE AND LARRY OF SCOTTSVILLE……3 GRANDCHILDREN AND
11 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE  


KY POPULATION SETS RECORD
12/30/14

KENTUCKY’S POPULATION HAS  TOPPED FOUR-POINT-FOUR MILLION FOR THE FIRST TIME….
ACCORDING  TO THE U-S CENSUS BUREAU…..THE COMMONWEALTH ADDED AN AVERAGE OF 38 NEW RESIDENTS EACH DAY
BETWEEN JULY FIRST, TWENTY-13 AND JULY FIRST, TWENTY-14…..MAKING KENTUCKY THE 26TH MOST POPULATED
STATE…..

CALIFORNIA REMAINS  THE NATION’S MOST POPULOUS STATE WITH ALMOST 39-MILLION RESIDENTS AND TEXAS IS SECOND  
WITH 27-MILLION….

THE U-S AS A WHOLE  SAW ITS POPULATION INCREASE BY TWO-POINT-FOUR MILLION RESIDENTS TO 319-MILLION….OR A
POINT-75-PERCENT GROWTH RATE…..



CORVETTE SINK HOLE
12/30/14

IT’S BEEN SEVEN WEEKS SINCE CONSTRUCTION WORK ON THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM SINKHOLE BEGAN…AND
THE FILLING OF THE HOLD OFFICIALLY STARTED YESTERDAY…..

THE HOLE FEATURES  A 48-INCH MANHOLE WHICH  WILL ALLOW ACCESS TO ONE SIDE OF THE CAVE….
AND A NUMBER OF EXHIBIT COMPANIES  ARE BIDDING ON THE PLANNED SINKHOLE CAVE EXHIBIT WHICH WILL BE
INSTALLED IN THE SKYDOME ONCE CONSTRUCTION WORK IS COMPLETED…WHICH SHOULD  BE IN JULY….AND THE
EXHIBIT IS ANTICIPATED TO  OFFICIALLY  OPEN LABOR DAY WEEKEND…..




YOUNG
12/30/2014

80 YEAR OLD DOROTHY MOSS YOUNG OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT THE CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY
CARE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT ONE  AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN  
FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TODAY (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…

SHE’S SURVIVED BY FOUR  SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW;  FRANK AND BRENDA AND PAUL AND TRACY ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE, VIC AND GINA OF INDIANA AND CARL AND FAYE OF TENNESSEE….. AND THREE  DAUGHTERS AND SON IN
LAW;  KIMMIE AND WARREN AND THERESA ALL OF TENNESSEE, AND ALEEN OF SCOTTSVILLE…12 GRANDCHILDREN AND 15
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…



SPORTS
12/30/14

IN OPENING ROUND ACTION OF THE SOUTH CENTRAL BANK/HALTON CLASSIC LAST NIGHT….THE LADY PATRIOTS BEAT  
LOUISVILLE CENTRAL  66 TO 53….

IN THE PATRIOTS OPENING ROUND GAME….THEY GOT PAST OHIO COUNTY 78 TO 75…..JEFF CLARK HAS  YOUR U-S BANK
GAME WRAP UP…





VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE
12/29/14


DURING THIS HOLIDAY SEASON…..YOU MAY HAVE NOT THOUGHT ABOUT IT….. BUT REGISTERED VOTERS WHO WISH TO
VOTE  AS A MEMBER OF ANOTHER POLITICAL PARTY IN THE MAY TWENTY-15 PRIMARY ELECTION….OR BE A CANDIDATE AS A
MEMBER  OF ANOTHER POLITICAL PARTY  IN THE REGULARLY SCHEDULED  TWENTY-15 ELECTIONS….MUST CHANGE THEIR
PARTY AFFILIATION BY DECEMBER  31ST  OF THIS YEAR…..AND IF DONE BY MAIL….REGISTER CARDS MUST BE POSTMARKED  
BY DECEMBER 31ST….
THE DEADLINE ALSO APPLIES TO REGISTERED  VOTERS WHO WISH  TO ATTAIN  BALLOT ACCESS IN THE NOVEMBER
TWENTY-15 GENERAL ELECTION AS AN INDEPENDENT CANDIDATE……..

VOTERS CAN VERIFY  THEIR CURRENT REGISTRATION STATUS  THROUGH THE STATE BOARD  OF ELECTIONS VOTER
INFORMATION CENTER………….
REGISTRATION FORMS ARE AVAILABLE  AT  COUNTY  CLERKS’ OFFICES AND CAN ALSO BE DOWNLOADED FROM THE STATE
BOARD OF ELECTIONS WEBSITE……




ARREST
12/29/14


THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A HIT AND RUN ACCIDENT ON OLD GALLATIN ROAD AND
CHEROKEE DRIVE….
A CALLER ADVISED HE FOLLOWED THE VEHICLE  INVOLVED TO THE NEW MINIT MART ON 31-E….THAT’S WHERE OFFICER
JAMES TALBOTT CHARGED THE DRIVER….25 YEAR OLD BRETT BOARDS OF SIX-55 HALIFAX ROAD WITH ASSAULT ON A
POLICE OFFICER, LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT, DISREGARDING  A TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVISE, RESISTING ARREST
AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE………
AND SERGEANT CHAD FOSTER ARRESTED 23 YEAR OLD SPENCER KING OF FOUR-61 CEDAR HILL ROAD ON A WARRANT
CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…..




ARREST
12/29/14


A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY CHRIS BARTON CHARGING 26 YEAR
OLD EDEN RAMIREZ OF LAFAYETTE WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE AND OPEN ALCOHOL
CONTAINER  IN VEHICLE…..
26 YEAR OLD DANIEL R. FRAVALA OF SCOTTSVILLE WAS CHARGED BY DEPUTY ROBINSON WITH VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY
E-P-O/D-V-O…..
DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED 23 YEAR OLD HOWARD J. ORR OF SIX-71 PETTY LANE WITH ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A
PUBLIC PLACE…..
54 YEAR OLD GARY L. SISLER OF 16-91 BURNLEY ROAD WAS CHARGED BY DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER WITH ASSAULT
FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, OPERATING  ON A SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATOR’S LICENSE AND NO OR
EXPIRED REGISTRATION PLATE…..
STEVEN SODOMA OF BOWLING GREEN WAS CHARGED BY DEPUTY BARTON WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE UNDER
21…..AND DEPUTY LOVETT CHARGED HIS PASSENGER…..HUNTER KEPLY OF BOWLING GREEN….WITH ALCOHOL
INTOXICATION…..




MCCONNELL HEADS LIST
12-26-14


U.S. SEN. MITCH HAS BEEN VOTED KENTUCKY'S TOP NEWS STORY FOR 2014.
WHEN SENATE CONTROL SHIFTS TO THE GOP AT THE START OF 2015, MCCONNELL WILL BECOME THE FIRST KENTUCKIAN
TO LEAD THE CHAMBER SINCE DEMOCRAT ALBEN BARKLEY PUSHED FOR PRESIDENT FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT'S AGENDA.
MCCONNELL, LOOKING TO MAKE HIS OWN MARK AS SENATE LEADER, PROMISED TO SET A DIFFERENT COURSE AFTER
YEARS OF DEMOCRATIC CONTROL.
MCCONNELL STARTED 2014 AS A PRIME TARGET FOR NATIONAL DEMOCRATS HOPING TO DISLODGE A CHIEF ANTAGONIST.
ALISON LUNDERGAN GRIMES, HIS DEMOCRATIC CHALLENGER, PORTRAYED HIM AS AN OUT-OF-TOUCH WASHINGTON
INSIDER.




KSP INVESTIGATE FRAUD
12-26-14



KENTUCKY STATE POLICE IS ASKING FOR HELP TO SOLVE A CASE OF CREDIT CARD FRAUD….
TROOPERS SAY THE VICTIM CONTACTED THEM AND SAID SOMEONE HAD USED THEIR DISCOVER CARD WITHOUT
PERMISSION.
THE VICTIM SAID THEY HAD NOT USED THE CARD. DISCOVER SAID THE CARD HAD BEEN USED AT MEIJER, BED BATH &
BEYOND, AND WALGREEN'S WITH CHARGES TOTALING OVER $600.
IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION ABOUT THESE THEFTS CALL THE SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY CRIME STOPPERS AT 781-
CLUE.



ARREST MADE AFTER SERVING A WARRANT
12-26-14
6:05 A.M.

THE BARREN-ALLEN DRUG TASK FORCE DISCOVER TWO ACTIVE METH LABS, WHILE SERVING AN INDICTMENT WARRANT ON
WHITES CHAPEL ROAD ON 36 YEAR OLD JEREMY WOODCOCK AT HIS RESIDENCE ON WHITES CHAPEL ROAD…

HE WAS SERVED THE INITIAL INDICTMENT WARRANT FOR MANUFACTURING METHAMPHETAMINE 1ST OFFENSE, UNLAWFUL
POSSESSION OF A METH PRECURSOR, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, POSSESSION OF DRUG
PARAPHERNALIA, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER AND WILL NOW FACE ADDITIONAL
CHARGES OF MANUFACTURING METHAMPHETAMINE 2ND OFFENSE AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE.



MORE ARRESTS FROM DTF
12-26-14


DETECTIVES WITH THE BARREN-ALLEN DRUG TASK FORCE ARRESTS TWO SCOTTSVILLE WOMEN….
55 YEAR OLD DEBORAH ANN MORGAN AND 34 YEAR OLD JOY DANIELLE BONDS STINSON WERE BOTH CHARGED WITH
THREE COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED.
THESE ARRESTS WERE THE RESULT OF UNDERCOVER CONTROLLED PURCHASES OF PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION
INCLUDING MORPHINE AND METHADONE, BY THE DRUG TASK FORCE.  THE INVESTIGATIONS ARE ONGOING.  THE DRUG
TASK FORCE WAS ASSISTED BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE AND THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPT






COUPLE ARRESTED
12-26-14


A CLARK COUNTY COUPLE HAS BEEN INDICTED ON AN 89 COUNT INDICTMENT  INVOLVING THE  THEFT OF COPPER WIRE
FROM LIGHTING SYSTEMS ON KENTUCKY HIGHWAYS.
AARON AND CINDY FERGUSON EACH WERE INDICTED ON 22 COUNTS OF THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISPOSITION
$500 OR MORE BUT LESS THAN $10,000 AND 22 SEPARATE COUNTS OF CRIMINAL MISCHIEF…. AND AARON WAS INDICTED
ON 45 COUNTS OF PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER 1ST DEGREE.  EACH OF THESE TOTAL 89 COUNTS ARE CLASS D
FELONIES, EACH PUNISHABLE BY 1 TO 5 YEARS IN PRISON.
THE INDICTMENT DETAILS 22 INCIDENTS, FROM APRIL THROUGH NOVEMBER 2014, IN WHICH COPPER WIRE WAS ILLEGALLY
TAKEN FROM LIGHTING SYSTEMS ON SEVERAL INTERSTATES AND THE BLUEGRASS PARKWAY.




CDC INVESTIGATING POSSIBLE CONTAMINATION
12-26-14



CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION OFFICIALS SAY A LAB TECHNICIAN IS BEING MONITORED FOR
POSSIBLE EXPOSURE TO THE EBOLA VIRUS.
CDC SPOKESWOMAN BARBARA REYNOLDS SAYS THAT THE PERSON WORKING IN A SECURE LABORATORY IN ATLANTA MAY
HAVE COME INTO CONTACT WITH A SMALL AMOUNT OF A LIVE VIRUS THAT WAS PART OF AN EBOLA EXPERIMENT.
THE POTENTIAL EXPOSURE IS UNDER INTERNAL INVESTIGATION AND HAS BEEN REPORTED TO SECRETARY OF HEALTH
AND HUMAN SERVICES…
IN JUNE, AT LEAST 52 WORKERS AT THE CDC TOOK ANTIBIOTICS AS A PRECAUTION BECAUSE A LAB SAFETY PROBLEM WAS
THOUGHT TO HAVE EXPOSED THEM TO ANTHRAX.



FORT KNOX REDUCTION LISTENING SESSION TO BE HELD
12-26-14



FORT KNOX AND DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY HEADQUARTERS OFFICIALS WILL BE HOLDING A COMMUNITY LISTENING
SESSION IN FORT KNOX CONCERNING FUTURE REDUCTIONS….
THE SESSION WILL BE HELD JANUARY 6TH AT 5:30 P.M. AT THE HARDIN COUNTY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER IN E-TOWN.
ACCORDING TO WBKO….THE LISTENING SESSION IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE AREA LEADERS AND RESIDENTS A FORUM TO
COMMENT ON FACTORS THEY BELIEVE ARMY LEADERSHIP SHOULD CONSIDER WHEN MAKING DECISIONS ABOUT THE
FORCED REDUCTIONS AND RESTRUCTURING.






ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE INCREASES
12/24/14


ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT  AND TRAINING…..THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY  INCREASED  
FROM FIVE-POINT-THREE PERCENT IN OCTOBER…TO FIVE-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN NOVEMBER…. HOWEVER…. THIS
NOVEMBER’S JOBLESS IS WELL BELOW THE SIX-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT RECORDED IN NOVEMBER OF LAST YEAR……

IN THE BARREN RIVER AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT……UNEMPLOYMENT RATES RANGED FROM FOUR-POINT-EIGHT
PERCENT IN SIMPSON AND WARREN COUNTIES TO SIX-POINT-NINE PERCENT IN EDMONSON COUNTY…..

BOONE AND WOODFORD COUNTIES HAD  THE LOWEST  JOBLESS RATES IN THE COMMONWEALTH AT FOUR-POINT-FIVE
PERCENT…..
AND JACKSON COUNTY  HAD THE HIGHEST  UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT 12-POINT-THREE PERCENT……




ACCIDENT-CASEY
12/24/14


STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT  ON KENTUCKY  70…FIVE MILES EAST OF LIBERTY…..
THAT INVOLVED FARM MACHINERY…..

REPORTEDLY…..56 YEAR OLD CHARLES  CLEMENTS OF DUNVILLE  ATTEMPTED TO PASS A  WESTBOUND VEHICLE  IN HIS
1997 FORD AND STRUCK THE FRONT TIRE OF AN EASTBOUND COMBINE…..CAUSING HIM TO LOSE CONTROL AND HIS
VEHICLE  LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STUCK A DITCH LINE…..
CLEMENTS WAS TAKEN TO EPHRAIM MCDOWELL HOSPITAL FOR TREATMENT……


CONSTRUCTION SUSPENDED
12/24/14


IN AN EFFORT TO EASE HOLIDAY  TRAVEL…..CONSTRUCTION ON MOST MAJOR ROADWAYS  IN THE COMMONWEALTH IS
BEING SUSPEND THROUGH THE HOLIDAY…..
NONETHELESS…MOTORISTS ARE CAUTIONED TO  BE ALERT FOR LANE CLOSURES IN MANY LOCATIONS…..
FOR THE LATEST IN TRAFFIC AND TRAVEL INFORMATION….DIAL FIVE-ONE-ONE….OR GO ON-LINE TO FIVE-ONE-ONE-DOT-K-Y-
DOT-GOV……




RANSOM
12/24/14

83 YEAR OLD GRETA F. MEADOR RANSOM OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING
GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT
HILL CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY THREE SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; WINFORD OF SCOTTSVILLE, WAYNE AND TAMMY OF TENNESSEE
AND WRON OF THE MERRY OAKS COMMUNITY…..A DAUGHTER; EVELYN TOWE OF SCOTTSVILLE….TWO SISTERS; BOBBIE
SUE SIMS OF SCOTTSVILLE AND DOROTHY KEEN OF WEST VIRGINIA….AND THREE SISTERS-IN-LAW; JACQULINE AND
SHIRLEY MEADOR BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE AND BEATRICE MEADOR OF LOUISVILLE….10 GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVEN
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
12/24/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

AT THE POPEYE’S BOWL….BEING PLAYED IN THE BAHAMAS….THE HILLTOPPERS TAKE ON CENTRAL MICHIGAN……

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT…..

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL……

LOUISVILLE DEFEATED CAL-STATE NORTHRIDGE 80 TO 55……




ARREST
12/23/14

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER DAVID CLARK SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 37 YEAR OLD PATRICIA FOSTER OF FIVE-17
PORT OLIVER CIRCLE…..

AND 24 YEAR OLD CODY TEMPLES OF FIVE-17 PORT OLIVER WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER CLARK ON A WARRANT CHARGING  
NO OPERATORS LICENSE, NO INSURANCE  AND NO REGISTRATION PLATES……



ARREST
12/23/14

THE BARREN/ALLEN DRUG TASK FORCE MADE TWO ARRESTS IN ALLEN COUNTY….55 YEAR OLD DEBORAH ANN MORGAN OF
SCOTTSVILLE WAS CHARGED WITH ONE COUNT OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE…. AND 34 YEAR OLD JOY
DANIELLE STINSON  OF SCOTTSVILLE WAS CHARGED WITH  THREE COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED
SUBSTANCE.....
THE ARRESTS WERE THE RESULT OF UNDERCOVER CONTROLLED PURCHASES OF PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION  
INCLUDING MORPHINE AND METHADONE…..

AND THE DRUG TASK FORCE ARRESTED 36 YEAR OLD JEREMY WOODCOCK OF GLASGOW ON AN INDICTMENT N WARRANT  
CHARGING  A NUMBER OF DRUG OFFENSES….
A SEARCH WAS ALSO EXECUTED AT THE RESIDENCE  AT 20-44 WHITES CHAPEL  ROAD….WHERE  OFFICERS  LOCATED TWO
METH LABS AND WOODCOCK WAS ADDITIONALLY CHARGED WITH MANUFACTURING  METH AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL
EVIDENCE…..




SPORTS
12/23/14

AT THE “TRADITIONAL BANK CLASSIC”…..,YESTERDAY…..THE LADY PATRIOTS DROPPED A 61 TO 54 DECISION TO COVINGTON
HOLLY CROSS…..

AND THE PATRIOTS DEFEATED BUTLER COUNTY 82 TO 45





ARREST
12/22/14
5:05PM

A NON-INJURY ACCIDENT ON NORTH SEVEN STREET…..INVESTIGATED BY THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT….
RESULTED IN OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS CHARGING 27 YEAR OLD PU  ELIAS OF THREE-ZERO-EIGHT NORTH EIGHTH WITH
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE, LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT AND OPEN
ALCOHOL CONTAINER IN VEHICLE…..

AND SERGEANT CHAD FORSTER ARRESTED 23 YEAR OLD BRANDON EATON OF 17 OLD EAST MAIN ON A WARREN COUNTY  
WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON A NUMBER OF TRAFFIC  OFFENSES  INCLUDING DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE……



ARREST
12/22/14

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

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED 51 YEAR OLD JOHN E. BLAKELY OF 30-31 FLEET ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE, NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE AND UNAUTHORIZED  PARKING IN A HANDICAPPED SPACE…..AND DEPUTY
ROBINSON CHARGED BLAKELY WITH CRIMINAL MISCHIEF AND LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN  ACCIDENT……
AND AT FRED HALE BALL PARK…..DEPUTY  TABBERT CHARGED A 17 YEAR OLD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE,
WANTON ENDANGERMENT, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA,  POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, NO REGISTRATION
PLATES, NO REGISTRATION  RECEIPT AND FAILURE TO USE SEAT BELTS…..



T-MOBILE SETTLEMENT
12/22/14


ATTORNEY GENERAL JACK CONWAY HAS ANNOUNCED THAT HE JOINED  ATTORNEYS-GENERAL OF 49 OTHER STATES AND
THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND THE F-T-C AND F-C-C IN REACHING A SETTLEMENT  WITH T-MOBILE…..

THE SETTLEMENT INCLUDES AT LEAST 90-MILLION DOLLARS IN PAYMENTS FOR CONSUMER  REFUNDS AND RESOLVES
ALLEGATIONS  THAT T-MOBILE ENGAGED IN “MOBILE CRAMMING”….WHICH IS THE PLACEMENT OF CHARGES FOR THIRD-
PARTY SERVICES  ON CONSUMER’S BILL THAT WERE NOT AUTHORIZED BY THE CONSUMER……
REFUND  CLAIMS MAY BE SUBMITTED BY GOING ON LINE TO T-MOBILE-E-R-E-FUND-DOT-COM……
AND KENTUCKY  WILL RECEIVE JUST UNDER 256-THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR ITS PARTICIPATION IN THE SETTLEMENT…..







CORVETTE MUSEUM
12/22/14


THE RACE TRACK BUSINESS CONFERENCE HAS AWARDED THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM’S….MOTORSPORTS
PARK….” THE OUTSTANDING FACILITY OF  THE YEAR” AWARD…..
THE MOTORSPORTS  PARK  IS DESIGNED TO BE A WORLD CLASS FACILITY AND SERVE AS A DESTINATION FOR CORPORATE  
EVENTS…..DRIVER TRAINING AND EDUCATION….AND RECREATIONAL CAR AND BIKE DEVOTEES……

AND THE MOTORSPORTS PARK  HAS ALSO ANNOUNCED PLANS TO BREAK GROUND IN EARLY JANUARY ON A 14-THOUSAND
FOOT  COMPLEX  THAT  WILL INCLUDE  22-DAY RENTAL GARAGE….VIEWING DECK…AND A PAVILION WITH CONCESSIONS….
RESTROOMS AND SHOWERS…..:





DRIVE SOBER
12/22/14

THRU JANUARY FIRST…..THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT  IS PARTICIPATING  IN THE NATIONAL “DRIVE SOBER OR
GET PULLED OVER” CAMPAIGN…..

IN CONJUNCTION WITH THIS EFFORT….THE POLICE DEPARTMENT  WILL BE CONDUCTING TRAFFIC SAFETY  CHECKPOINTS
ON THE NIGHT OF DECEMBER 31ST INTO THE  MORNING OF JANUARY FIRST….

AND THE CHECK POINTS WILL BE HELD AT HOLLAND ROAD AT EAST WILLOW STREET…..FRANKLIN ROAD AND OLD GALLATIN
ROAD INTERSECTION….OLD GLASGOW ROAD  AND BROWNSFORD ROAD INTER-SECTION….NEW GALLATIN ROAD AT
CARTERTOWN ROAD…OLD GALLATIN ROAD AT CARTERTOWN ROAD….VETERANS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY JUST NORTH OF
BURNLEY ROAD…. OLD HARTSVILLE ROAD AT MARCUM LANE…..OLD GLASGOW ROAD AND MAXWELL DRIVE INTER-
SECTION….AND ON 31-E AT THE KENTUCKY 100…. KENTUCKY  TWO-31….AND KENTUCKY  ONE-ZERO-ONE INTER-
SECTIONS………..



WEST
12/22/14

78 YEAR OLD BOBBY WEST OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT HIS RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TODAY (MON) AT THE FUNERAL  HOME…. AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE
THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO T-J SAMSON HOSPICE……
HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; NANCY WEST….A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; MIKE AND LEANNE OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND
TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW;  JANICE AND DARRYL BRIGGS OF CAVE CITY AND MINDY AND KERK HOLDEMAN OF
LEXINGTON….FOUR GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……




SCHOOL FUNDING TO BE CUT
12/19/14

IT’S NOPE GOOD NEWS FOR KENTUCKY SCHOOL DISTRICTS….AS THE KENTUCKY  DEPARTMENT  OF EDUCATION  SAYS
LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS  WILL HAVE A MID-YEAR CUT TO THEIR “SUPPORT  EDUCATION EXCELLENCE IN KENTUCKY” OR
SEEKING FUNDING NEXT YEAR…..

SEEK FUNDING  IS THE MONEY THE COMMONWEALTH GIVES TO LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS ON A PER-PUPIL BASIS…..BUT A
PROJECT SHORT FALL OF JUST OVER 135-MILLION  DOLLARS IN THE STATE GENERAL FUND …..LOWER -THAN-EXPECTED
PROPERTY ASSESSMENTS…AND AVERAGE DAILY ATTENDANCE  GROWING FASTER THAN PROJECTED…. WERE FACTORS IN
THE  DECISION TO REDUCE SEEKING FUNDING….
TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT….THAT WILL MEAN 59-THOUSAND  438 DOLLARS…..
THE FINAL CUT NUMBERS  WILL BE GIVEN TO SCHOOL DISTRICTS MARCH FIRST…..AND AFFECT THE APRIL…..MAY….AND
JUNE PAYMENTS TO THE DISTRICTS…



KSP FOOD DRIVE
12/19/14

IT WAS ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY THAT THE STATE POLICE “CRAM THE CRUISER”  FOOD DRIVE NETTED  JUST OVER 232-
THOUSAND POUNDS…..OR 116 TONS OF FOOD ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH THIS YEAR…….

THE PROGRAM  WAS INITIATED IN TWENTY-10 TO ASSIST NEEDY FAMILIES  IN THE LOCAL POST AND REGION AREAS…..
AND SINCE THAT  TIME….K-S-P HAS CONTRIBUTED MORE THAN 500-THOUSAND POUNDS OF FOOD TO SHELTERS….FOOD
BANKS….AND CHURCHES  IN KENTUCKY……



JUVENILES
12/19/14

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT TOOK TWO JUVENILES  INTO CUSTODY AT THE ALLEN COUNT INTERMEDIATE
CENTER……

SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT CHARGED AN 11 YEAR OLD WITH TRAFFICKING IN MARIJUANA-UNDER EIGHT OUNCES….
AND ALSO CHARGED ANOTHER 11 YEAR OLD WITH POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA…….



KENTUCKY JOBLESS RATE DROPS
12/19/14

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING….KENTUCKY’S UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE DROPPED TO ITS
LOWEST LEVEL IN SIX YEARS IN NOVEMBER….AT SIX PERCENT…WHICH IS DOWN FROM THE SIX-POINT-TWO PERCENT
RECORDED IN OCTOBER…….

THIS IS THE LOWEST  JOBLESS RATE FOR THE COMMONWEALTH SINCE APRIL TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT WHEN IT WAS FIVE-
POINT NINE PERCENT…
AS  THE THIS NOVEMBER’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE  IS WAS TWO-POINT-ONE PERCENTAGE POINTS  BELOW THE EIGHT  
EIGHT-POINT-ONE PERCENT RECORDED IN NOVEMBER OF LAST YEAR…..



HOBDY
12/19/20

70 YEAR OLD CAROLYN TROUTT HOBDY OF ADOLPHUS DIED WEDNESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…..
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) AT 12NOON AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN WALKER’S CHAPEL
CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10 THIS MORNING (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; BOBBY HOBDY….A DAUGHTER; TERRECIA BROWN OF BOWLING GREEN….A SON-IN-
LAW; MICHAEL BROWN OF ADOLPHUS….TWO BROTHER AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; DANNY AND CAROL TROUTT OF ADOLPHUS
AND RAY AND CATHERINE TROUTT OF MICHIGAN….AND A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; BRENDA AND BUDDY BRISTER OF
TENNESSEE…. THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND FIVE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
12/19/14

THE PATRIOTS ARE ON THE ROAD TONIGHT TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON FOR A BOYS DOUBLEHEADER……

IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP…..JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION FROM THE VARSITY GAME ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-
50……WLCK……AND 99-POINT-THREE…. LOVE-FM……WVLE…..STARTING AT SEVEN-10 TONIGHT…..




SULLIVAN
12/16/14

46 YEAR OLD MIKE SULLIVAN OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT TWO-30 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FOUR
THIS AFTERNOON (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME….AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS
FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES……

HE’S SURVIVED BY THREE DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; BRANDY AND JOHN GREEN OF GLASGOW…..KAYLA SULLIVAN OF
SCOTTSVILLE AND LAKIEN CARTER OF BOWLING GREEN….A SISTER; CANDY BOND OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND TINA DEVORE….
TWO GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..








LOGSDON
12/15/14

62 YEAR OLD VICKIE KAY LOGSDON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY AT HER RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (TUES) AFT4ERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS….
VISITATION  BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME ….AND EXPRESSION OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE
THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO FOUNDATION CHRISTIAN ACADEMY….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER PARENTS; HARVEY AND MARY STILES…AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; RYAN AND ROBIN
STILES OF BOWLING GREEN….TWO SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW; LINDA AND ROBERT ALLEN AND KATHY AND DONALD
LAWSON ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….A NIECE…. NEPHEW….AND GREAT-NEPHEW ALSO SURVIVE…….




DAVIS
12/12/14


56 YEAR OLD JOE DAVIS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….,MEMORIAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME  AND VISITATION BEGINS AFTER NINE
TOMORROW (SAT) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY A SON; RILEY…..TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; LANA AND JOSH REYNOLDS AND MARY AND CHRIS
SISCO….HIS PARENTS; BANLY AND LIZ DAVIS….A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; RUSSELL AND PATRICIA…..AND A BROTHER-
IN-LAW; BOBBY FORD ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….FOUR GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



STATE FAIR WINS
12/12/14


AT THE JUST COMPLETED INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FAIRS AND EXPOSITIONS CONVENTION….THE KENTUCKY STATE
FAIR  RECEIVED SEVEN AWARDS…..

THE FAIR RECEIVED THREE AWARDS  IN THE COMMUNICATIONS DIVISION…… ONE AWARD IN THE AGRICULTURAL
PROGRAMS…AND THERE AWARDS IN THE COMPETITIVE EXHIBITS AWARDS DIVISION……..

THE YEARS COMPETITION…WHICH IS DIVIDED  INTO FIVE DIVISIONS BASED ON FAIR ATTENDANCE….FEATURED MORE THAN
ONE-THOUSAND FAIRS…..









ARREST
12/12/14


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

DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 29 YEAR OLD CLAYTON JONES OF 28
BRANDON WAY……




ARREST
12/12/14


SOME ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICE DAVID CLARK CHARGED 47 YEAR OLD MICHAEL  KINSLOW OF FOUR-12 SOUTH SIXTH WITH  VIOLATION OF A
KENTUCKY E-P-O/D-V-O…..

AND 34 YEAR OLD WILLIAM T. JOHNSON OF 200 WILKERSON WAS ARRESTED BY ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR ON
WARRANTS CHARGING TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA,
PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER AND SHOCK PROBATION…….




FLU WIDESPREAD
12/12/14


THE KENTUCKY  DEPARTMENT  FOR PUBLIC HEALTH SAYS THAT  FLU ACTIVITY IN THE COMMONWEALTH HAS INCREASED
FROM “REGIONAL” TO “WIDESPREAD”….WHICH INDICATES INCREASED FLU-LIKE ACTIVITY….OR FLU OUTBREAKS…IN AT
LEAST HALF OF THE REGIONS IN THE KENTUCKY…….

HEALTH OFFICIALS  SAY FLU VACCINATIONS  ARE WIDELY AVAILABLE  AT LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENTS…….PROVIDER
OFFICES…LOCAL CLINICS….AND PHARMACIES…..AND IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO GET A FLU SHOT….AS THE FLU SEASON CAN
LAST THRU MAY……

THE DEPARTMENT FOR PUBLIC HEALTH  ALSO ENCOURAGES  ALL ADULTS AGED  65 AND OLDER….AND OTHERS IN HIGH
RISK GROUPS…TO ASK THEIR HEALTH CARE PROVIDER  ABOUT PNEUMONIA  VACCINATIONS…..




RIGHT TO WORK ORDINANCE
12/12/14


ON A FIVE TO ONE VOTE….WARREN FISCAL COURT   APPROVED FIRST READING TO A RIGHT-TO-WORK ORDINANCE….…..
THE ORDINANCE WOULD PREVENT EMPLOYEES FROM HAVING  TO JOIN A UNION OR NOT JOIN A JOIN AS A CONDITION  OF
THEIR EMPLOYMENT….IT ALSO PREVENTS EMPLOYEES  FROM HAVING TO PAY DUES…FEES…OR ASSESSMENTS AS A
CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT….AND PREVENTS APPROVAL OR REFERRAL FROM AN ORGANIZATION  AS A CONDITION OF
EMPLOYMENT…….
IF THE ORDINANCE WINS FINAL PASSAGE  ON SECOND READING…. A LEGAL CHALLENGE IS EXPECTED……





HS SCHEDULE
12/12/14


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…

IN GIRL’S HIGH SCHOOL GAMES…..GREENWOOD PLAYS AT MUHLENBERG COUNTY AND RUSSELLVILLE IS AT HOME TO PLAY
TODD COUNTY CENTRAL….

BOY’S GAMES HAVE…..BOWLING GREEN ON THE ROAD TO HENDERSON…..
AND IN BOY/GIRL DOUBLEHEADERS…..BARREN COUNTY TRAVELS TO MONROE COUNTY, CAVERNA GOES TO GREEN
COUNTY, CLINTON COUNTY ENTERTAINS METCALFE COUNTY, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON PLAYS AT LOGAN COUNTY, GLASGOW IS
AT HOME TO TAKE ON RUSSELL COUNTY, HART COUNTY HOSTS LARUE COUNTY AND SOUTH WARREN IS ON THE ROAD TO
WARREN EAST…..,





WHOOPING CRANES
12/11/14


WILDLIFE BIOLOGISTS HAVE CONFIRMED THE PRESENCE OF FIVE FEDERALLY PROTECTED WHOOPING CRANES IN
HOPKINS COUNTY AND AN SIXTH IN BARREN COUNTY…AND IN ADDITION TO THESE REPORTS….WHOOPING CRANES HAVE
BEEN SEEN IN MORE THAN A DOZEN COUNTIES ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH IN THE LAST TWO WEEKS….

FOR THAT REASON…..THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT  OF FISH AND WILDLIFE IS CAUTIONING   HUNTERS TO BE VIGILANT FOR
THE POSSIBILITY  OF WHOOPING CRANES BEING PRESENT  IN AREAS BEING HUNTED….AS THEY ARE AN ENDANGERED  
BIRD THAN MAY NOT BE HUNTED….
WHOOPING CRANES ARE SIMILAR IN SILHOUETTE  TO SANDHILL CRANES WHICH ARE SMALLER……
AND KENTUCKY’S SANDHILL CRANE HUNTING SEASON BEGINS THIS SATURDAY… DECEMBER 13TH….AND RUNS THRU
JANUARY 11TH OR UNTIL 400 SANDHILL CRANES HAVE BEEN TAKEN…..  


ROAD CLOSED TOMORROW FOR PAVING
12-12-14


RED HILL ROAD WILL BE CLOSED TOMORROW (FRI) DURING THE DAY FOR PAVING BETWEEN HIGHWAY 100-585.




DUNN
12/11/14


ELIZABETH YATES DUNN OF BOWLING GREEN….AND FORMERLY OF ALLEN COUNTY….DIED YESTERDAY (WED)…..FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY MORNING AT 11-30 AT J-C KIRBY AND SON FUNERAL HOME….LOVERS LANE CHAPEL IN
BOWLING GREEN  WITH BURIAL IN HORSE CAVE CEMETERY….. VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FOUR TOMORROW (FRI)
AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL  HOME….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; GREG AND SANDY AND JEFF AND JEAN….AND A SISTER; EDITH
PARRISH…..THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE…..






BENDIX SPICER EXPANDS
12/11/4

BENDIX SPICER FOUNDATION BRAKE IN BOWLING GREEN UNVEILED ITS EXPANDED MANUFACTURING  FACILITY
YESTERDAY…

THE EIGHT-POINT-FOUR MILLION DOLLAR INVESTMENT INCLUDES IMPLEMENTATION  OF STATE-OF-THE ART
MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY…. TWO ADDITIONAL MACHINING CENTERS….AND THE ADDITION OF 75 NEW JOBS…..
BENDIX  SPICER EXPECTS TO ADD TWO  MORE MACHINING  CENTERS….AN ADDITIONAL ASSEMBLY  LINE…AND 15 NEW
JOBS NEXT  YEAR…..WITH ANOTHER ASSEMBLY LINE PLANNED FOR TWENY-16  AS PART OF THIS EXPANSION
INVESTMENT…….
BENDXI SPICER OPEN ITS FACILITY  IN TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN WITH 133 EMPLOYEES..AND THAT NUMBER IS EXPECTED TO
GROW TO 440 EMPLOYEES NEXT YEAR…..





TRAFFIC FATALITIES
12/11/14


STATE POLICE SAY SEVEN PEOPLE DIED ON KENTUCKY  ROADWAYS FROM DECEMBER FIRST THRU THE SEVENTH….
DURING THE SAME REPORTING  PERIOD…K-S-P ACCOUNTED FOR 320 SEAT BELT CITATIONS…..58 AGGRESSIVE DRIVING
CITATIONS…..15 DISTRICTED DRIVING CITATIONS….AND 97 DUI ARRESTS….

THE COMMONWEALTH IS CURRENTLY AT IT LOWEST HIGHWAY FATALITY RATE IN NEARLY 50 YEARS….AND THE “FINISH
STRONG IN TWENTY-14”  CAMPAIGN…. WHICH BEGAN NOVEMBER FIRST… WILL REMAIN  IN EFFECT  THRU THE HOLIDAYS…





STATE REVENUES STRONG
12/11/14


NOVEMBER WAS A GOOD MONTH FOR THE COMMONWEALTH’S GENERAL FUND…AS RECEIPTS GREW 12-POINT-EIGHT
PERCENT WHEN COMPARED TO NOVEMBER OF LAST  YEAR…..

ACCORDING TO STATE BUDGET DIRECTOR JANE DRISKELL…..TOTAL REVENUE FOR THE MONTH  WAS  ALMOST 906-MILLION
DOLLARS….WHICH WAS UP FROM 803 MILLION DURING NOVEMBER OF  TWENTY-13……
RECEIPTS  HAVE RISEN FOUR-POINT-TWO PERCENT FOR THE FIRST FIVE MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR…..AND NEED TO
INCREASE THREE-POINT-TWO PERCENT OVER THE FINAL SEVEN MONTHS OF FISCAL YEAR  TWENTY-15….TO ACHIEVE THE
OFFICIAL REVENUE ESTIMATE  OF ALMOST 10-BILLION DOLLARS……

ACCORDING TO STATE BUDGET DIRECTOR JANE DRISKELL…..TOTAL REVENUE FOR THE MONTH  WAS  ALMOST 906-MILLION
DOLLARS….WHICH WAS UP FROM 803 MILLION DURING NOVEMBER OF  TWENTY-13……
RECEIPTS  HAVE RISEN FOUR-POINT-TWO PERCENT FOR THE FIRST FIVE MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR…..AND NEED TO
INCREASE THREE-POINT-TWO PERCENT OVER THE FINAL SEVEN MONTHS OF FISCAL YEAR  TWENTY-15….TO ACHIEVE THE
OFFICIAL REVENUE ESTIMATE  OF ALMOST 10-BILLION DOLLARS……





SVILLE TAX BILLS
12/11/14


ANYONE WITH AN UNPAID SCOTTSVILLE PROPERTY TAX BILL IS REMINDED THAT IF THAT BILL IS PAID BY THIS COMING
MONDAY…..DECEMBER 15TH…. YOU’LL RECEIVE A TWO-PERCENT DISCOUNT….

THEN STARTING TUESDAY…..AND RUNNING THRU JANUARY 31ST…..THE FACE AMOUNT OF THE BILL WILL BE DUE…..

FEBRUARY FIRST THRU  THE MARCH 31ST…..A SIX PERCENT PENALTY WILL BE ADDED TO ALL UNPAID BILLS….
AND THE PENALTY  GOES TO 19-PERCENT BEGINNING APRIL FIRST……




ARREST
12/11/14
12:05PM

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR CHARGING 31 YEAR OLD KELLY K.
GARDNER OF SIX-ZERO-ONE-WEST MAIN WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-SECOND OFFENSE, NO INSURANCE,
LICENSE NOT IN POSSESSION AND OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER IN THE VEHICLE…..


SPORTS
12/11/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….

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

GIRL’S HIGH SCHOOL GAME FIND….
GLASGOW  TRAVELING TO WARREN CENTRAL…..

AND IN BOY’S GAMES….EDMONSON COUNTY HOSTS GLASGOW AND THE PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS
GO TO BOWLING GREEN…..

AND IN THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

THE CARDINALS ARE IN ST. LOUIS TO TAKE ON THE RAMS…..




SPORTS
12/10/14

THE PATRIOTS AND LADY PATRIOTS WERE ON THE ROAD TO  BARREN COUNTY LAST NIGHT….AND  THE
LADY PATRIOTS DEFEATED THE TROJANETTES  68 TO 33…..


AND IN TRIPLE  OVER-TIME…..THE PATRIOTS LOST TO  BARREN COUNTY 88 TO 83…..



ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL……KENTUCKY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY……





CLARK
12-9-14
.


27-YEAR-OLD COREY JAMES CLARK OF ALLEN COUNTY DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT FOUR AT THE SCOTTSVILLE FIRST  UNITED
METHODIST CHURCH. A COMMITTAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD FRIDAY MORNING AT TEN AT CRESCENT HILL
CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS TOMORROW (WED) MORNING AT TEN AT T.W. CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME…AND WILL
BE STARTING AT THREE THURSDAY AT THE SCOTTSVILLE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH…MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY
BE MADE TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SPECIAL OLYMPICS OR TO THE CHURCH’S FOOD PANTRY.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS MOTHER… JUDI WOOTEN CLARK OF SCOTTSVILLE…HIS FATHER BOBBY CLARK OF BOWLING
GREEN…BROTHER GREG OF SCOTTSVILLE… A SISTER JILL CLARK OF BOWLING GREEN AND HIS GRANDMOTHERS…CAM
WOOTEN OF SCOTTSVILLE AND JOYCE CLARK OF BOWLING GREEN… SEVERAL AUNTS, UNCLES AND COUSINS ALSO
SURVIVE.




OGLES
12/09/14
12:05PM

64 YEAR OLD ROBERT LYNN OGLES OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…..
FUNERAL MASS WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AT 12NOON AT CHRIST THE KING CATHOLIC CHURCH WITH BURIAL IN MT.
PLEASANT  CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER NINE TOMORROW (WED) MORNING A THE CHURCH……

HE’S SURVIVED BY A BROTHER-IN-LAW; DON SARVER OF SCOTTSVILLE….A NEPHEW TERRY OGLES AND WIFE TERESA OF
HOPKINSVILLE….A GREAT-NEPHEW KYLE OGLES….AND A GREAT-NIECE; KELLY OGLES…..



ACCIDENT
12/09/14
12:05PM

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT….WITH THE ALLEN COUNTY  SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….INVESTIGATED  AN ACCIDENT THAT
RESULTED  IN 36 YEAR OLD CYNTHIA MADDEN OF TWO-ZERO-ONE OSCAR CONNER  ROAD BEING CHARGED WITH  DRIVING
UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND LEAVING  THE SCENE  OF AN ACCIDENT……


ACCIDENT-LOGAN
12/09/14
06:05AM

STATE POLICE INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT IN LOGAN COUNTY YESTERDAY INVOLVING  A LOGAN DEPUTY SHERIFF….

REPORTEDLY…DEPUTY  BRANDON HARVEY OF GREENVILLE WAS TRAVELING ON U-S FOUR-31….AND DIDN’T NOTICE A FED-
EX VAN THAT WAS STOPPED IN THE ROADWAY…DUE TO ONCOMING TRAFFIC…. TO MAKE A TURN INTO A RESIDENCE….
DEPUTY HARVEY STEERED INTO THE SOUTHBOUND LANE AND STRUCK A VEHICLE HEAD-ON THAT WAS OPERATED BY 72
YEAR OLD DARRELL BOATWRIGHT OF DUNMOR….
BOATWRIGHT  WAS FLOWN TO VANDERBILT MEDICAL….AND HARVEY WAS TAKEN TO MUHLENBERG COMMUNITY
HOSPITAL…..





HOMESTEAD RATE SET
12/09/14
08:05AM

THE MAXIMUM HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION  ON REAL ESTATE….OWNED BY QUALIFIED KENTUCKY RESIDENTS…..HAS BEEN SET
AT 36-THOUSAND 900-DOLLAS FOR THE TWENTY-15 AND TWENRY-6 TAX PERIODS…..WHICH  REFLECTS A 900-DOLLAR  
INCREASE FROM THE  TWENY-13-14 EXEMPTION OF 36-THOUSAND  DOLLARS….

TO QUALIFY  FOR THE HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION….A PERSON MUST BE AT LEAST 65-YEARS OLD DURING THE TAX PERIOD….
OR HAVE BEEN CLASSIFIED AS TOTALLY DISABLED  BY ANY PUBLIC OR PRIVATE  RETIREMENT SYSTEM…..

THE PROPERTY  MUST  BE OWNED…OCCUPIED….AND MAINTAINED  BY THE TAXPAYER AS A PERSONAL RESIDENCE  ON THE
JANUARY FIRST ASSESSMENT DATE….

APPLICATIONS FOR THE HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION SHOULD BE FILED IN THE LOCAL PROPERTY VALUATION ADMINISTRATOR’
S OFFICE…..





TRASHER
12/09/14
12:05PM

94 YEAR OLD HALEY PEARL THRASHER OF GLASGOW DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT GLENVIEW HEALTH CARE IN GLASGOW…..
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY MORNING AT 11 AT BALLOU AND STOTTS FUNERAL HOME IN BURKESVILLE WITH
BURIAL IN LESLIE CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS; JAMES OF SCOTTSVILLE AND CARL OF GLASGOW…..12 GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVERAL
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN  ALSO SURVIVE…..



BAYES
12-8-14
4:05 P.M.


66-YEAR-OLD PHIL BAYES OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT HOSPICE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY…MEMORIAL
SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY EVENING AT SIX AT J.C. KIRBY AND SON LOVERS LANE CHAPEL…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER
TWO THURSDAY AT THE FUNERAL HOME. EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY BE MADE TO THE KELLY AUTISM PROGRAM AT
WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY.


HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE PEGGY BAYES…A SON PHILIP OF SMITHS GROVE…AND A DAUGHTER SAMANTHA SLONE OF
ALVATON… FIVE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.






FLU VACCINATION WEEK
12/08/14
08:05AM

THIS IS NATIONAL INFLUENZA VACCINATION WEEK….AND KENTUCKY PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS ARE ENCOURAGING  
RESIDENTS TO GET A FLU VACCINATION….

THE COMMONWEALTH’S CURRENT FLU ACTIVITY LEVEL HAS  INCREASED TO REGIONAL….WHICH INDICATES AN UPTURN   IN
INFLUENZA-LIKE ILLNESS….OR OUTBREAKS OF FLU….AND LABORATORY CONFIRMED  FLU IN REGIONS OF THE STATE….
KENTUCKIANS  SHOULD RECEIVE  A NEW FLU VACCINATION EACH SEASON FOR OPTIMAL PROTECTION…..HEALTHY….NON-
PREGNANT PEOPLE .AGES TWO THRU 49….CAN BE VACCINATED WITH EITHER  THE FLU SHOT OR THE NASAL SPAY…..
CHILDREN YOUNGER THAT NINE…WHO DID NOT RECEIVE A PREVIOUS SEASONAL FLU VACCINATION….SHOULD RECEIVE A
SECOND DOSE  AT LEAST FOUR WEEK AFTER THE FIRST VACCINATION…..….
AND HIGH DOES FLU VACCINE IS AVAILABLE  FOR INDIVIDUALS   AGED 65 YEARS AND OLDER…..


STATE FARM BUREAU AWARDS
12/08/14
06:05AM

DURING THE 95TH ANNUAL KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU MEETING IN LOUISVILLE….THE ALLEN COUNTY FARM BUREAU WAS
RECOGNIZED FOR OUTSTANDING MEMBERSHIP  AND PROGRAM ACHIEVEMENT….….
AND ALSO RECEIVE  THE TWENTY-14 GOLD STAR AWARD OF EXCELLENCE… WHICH HONORS WOMEN’S COMMITTEES FOR
ACTIVE PARTICIPATION IN LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS……AGRICULTURE PROMOTION….. EDUCATIONAL
INITIATIVES….AND NUMEROUS OTHER ASPECTS  OF SUPPORT TO THE LOCAL FARM BUREAU….….





MEETINGS
12/08/14
06:05AM

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

CITY COUNCIL, GRAHAM LODGE AND THE BEEKEEPERS ALL MEET TONIGHT AT 7……

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

THURSDAY NIGHT  AT SIX-30 THE LIONS CLUB MEETS AND THE JAYCEES AND FISH AND GAME CLUB BOTH MEET AT 7……



ARREST
12/08/14
12:05PM

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

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT SERVED WARRANTS ON 35 YEAR OLD JACQUELYN WHITE OF 94-CEDAR SPRINGS ROAD CHARGING  
ASSAULT, TWO COUNTS OF FAILURE TO APPEAR AND FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT……




SPORTS
12/08/14

COLLEGE FOOTBALL BOWL MATCHUPS WERE ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY…..

WESTERN WILL PLAY IN THE POPEYE’S BAHAMAS’ BOWL ON DECEMBER 24TH….
CINCINNATI TAKES PART IN THE MILITARY  BOWL DECEMBER 27TH….
LOUISVILLE PLAYS IN THE BELK BOWL DECEMBER  30TH….
AND TENNESSEE TAKES PART IN THE TAX SLAYER BOWL ON JANUARY  SECOND….

FOR THE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP….ALABAMA GOES AGAINST OHIO STATE IN THE SUGAR BOWL….AND OREGON TAKES ON
FLORIDA STATE IN  THE ROSE BOWL….WITH THE WINNERS MEETING JANUARY 12TH FOR THE NATIONAL TITLE…..…..

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL BOY’S ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON FRANKLIN/SIMPSON….  AND THE GIRL’S TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO
FRANKLIN/SIMPSON……

IN BOY’S HIGH SCHOOL GAMES….

BUTLER COUNTY HOSTS BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY, GLASGOW TRAVELS TO TODD COUNTY CENTRAL AND LOGAN COUNTY
GOES TO SOUTH WARREN…..

GIRL’S GAMES HAVE CAVERNA PLAYING AT GREENWOOD, RUSSELL COUNTY HOSTS MCCREARY CENTRAL, TODD COUNTY
CENTRAL IS AT HOME TO PLAY FORT CAMPBELL AND THE LADY PATRIOT FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARITY TEAMS ENTERTAIN
BARREN COUNTY……

AND IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

THE FALCONS PLAY IN GREEN BAY…..





WHEELER
12-5-14

72-YEAR-OLD MARJORIE CHARLOTTE WHEELER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TUESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE…. CREMATION WAS CHOSEN AND MEMORIAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD AT A LATER DATE….

SHE IS SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER…STACY WHEELER/// A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW.. JAMES AND EVA MAE FRALEIGH…
AND TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…JOYCE AND ALRED WHEELER AND LINDA MACDONALD ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE.



CUMMINGS
12-5-14



72-YEAR-OLD EARL WAYNE CUMMINGS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TODAY (FRI) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE PLEASANT HILL
BAPTIST CHURCH CEMEMTERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (SAT) AT THE FUNERAL HOME….MEMORIAL
DONATIOANS MAY BE MADE TO THE FUNERAL HOME FOR EXPENSES.



ARREST
12/05/14


WHILE ATTEMPTING TO LOCATE A WANTED PERSON IN THE GREENWOOD MALL AREA….OFFICERS WITH THE BOWLING
GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT SPOKE EMPLOYEES OF THE MICROTEL INN ON MEL BROWNING STREET ABOUT SUSPICIOUS  
ACTIVITY  IN A HOTEL ROOM…

OFFICERS MADE CONTACT  WITH 29 YEAR OLD LAURA WOODS OF BOWLING  GREEN IN ROOM TWO-27…WHERE PILLS
COULD BE SEEN IN PLAIN VIEW…
A SEARCH WARRANT  WAS OBTAINED AND LOCATED WERE THOUSANDS OF PILLS…OVER SEVEN-OUNCES OF METH….AND A
LARGE QUANTITY OF MONEY…..
WOODS WAS CHARGED WITH A NUMBER OF DRUG OFFENSES AND LODGED IN THE WARREN COUNTY  REGIONAL JAIL…..



ARREST
12/05/14


AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER ADAM REES CHARGED 47 YEAR OLD JEFFERY D. BROWN OF SIX-ZERO-SEVEN EAST POPLAR WITH ALCOHOL
INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE…..



ARREST
12/05/14


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

DEPUTY CHRIS BARTON SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY ON 19 YEAR OLD MARSHALL
TOWNS OF 11-66 OLIVER STREET……



ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE FALLS
12/05/14


FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE  MONTH…..JOBLESS RATES ARE DOWN IN ALL 120 COUNTIES IN THE COMMONWEALTH…..

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT  AND TRAINING….THE OCTOBER UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY
WAS FIVE-POINT-THREE PERCENT…. WHICH WAS WELL BELOW  THE EIGHT-PERCENT THAT WAS RECORDED IN OCTOBER
OF LAST YEAR…..

IN THE BARREN RIVER AREA  DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT…..JOBLESS RATES RANGED FROM FOUR-POINT-FOUR PERCENT IN
SIMPSON AND WARREN COUNTIES….TO SIX-PONT TWO PERCENT IN EDMONSON COUNTY….

STATEWIDE….BOONE COUNTY RECORDED THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT FOUR-POINT-ONE PERCENT…..WHILE
JACKSON COUNTY  HAD  THE HIGHEST JOBLESS RATE AT 11-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT……



CERTIFIED TEACHSRS
12/05/14


THE COMMONWEALTH HAS MOVED  EVEN CLOSER  TO MEETING ITS LEGISLATIVE GOAL OF HAVING AT LEAST ONE NATIONAL
BOARD CERTIFIED TEACHER IN EACH PUBLIC SCHOOL….AS 200 TEACHERS IN KENTUCKY HAVE  EARNED THEIR NATIONAL
BOARD CERTIFICATION THIS YEAR….

THE COMMONWEALTH  RANKED SIXTH IN NATION IN THE NUMBER OF TEACHERS EARNING THEIR NATIONAL CERTIFICATION
THIS YEAR…AND THE COMMONWEALTH RANKS NINTH IN THE TOTAL NUMBER OF NATIONALLY CERTIFIED TEACHERS WITH
31-HUNDRED 81….…..

NATIONALLY BOARD  CERTIFIED  TEACHERS ARE ENTITLED TO AN ANNUAL  TWO-THOUSAND DOLLAR SALARY BONUS FOR
THE LIFE  OF THEIR CERTIFICATE……



NEW FEDERAL JUDGE
12/05/14


THE UNITED STATES SENATE HAS CONFIRMED A BOWLING GREEN ATTORNEY  AS A FEDERAL JUDGE…..
GREG STIVERS…..WHO HAS PRACTICED LAW FOR 30 YEARS…..WILL SERVE THE WESTERN DISTRICT  OF KENTUCKY……




SPORTS
12/05/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

STATE FOOTBALL CHAMPIONS WILL BE CROWNED THIS WEEK-END AT L-T SMITH STADIUM….AS TODAY…..

DESALES PLAYS NEWPORT CENTRAL CATHOLIC
CENTRAL TAKE ON BELFRY
AND GRAVES COUNTY GOES AGAINST PULASKI COUNTY…..

IN GIRL’S HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL….
BOWLING GREEN PLAYS AT CENTRAL HARDIN, CAVERNA HOSTS HART COUNTY, LOGAN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY TODD
COUNTY CENTRAL, RUSSELL COUNTY ENTERTAINS CAMPBELLSVILLE AND WARREN CENTRAL IS ON  THE ROAD TO NORTH
HARDIN…..

BOY’S GAMES HAVE….
BUTLER COUNTY AT HOME TO TAKE ON HANCOCK COUNTY, CUMBERLAND COUNTY HOSTS CAMPBELLSVILLE, RUSSELL
COUNTY TRAVELS TO MARION COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL IS AT HOME TO PLAY HENDERSON……

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..

MOREHEAD GOES TO AKRON…..

AND IN MEN’S GAMES…..
KENTUCKY ENTERTAINS TEXAS AND LOUISVILLE IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL……




GREEN
12/04/14


74 YEAR OLD ARNOLD RAY GREEN OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER IN
BOWLING GREEN…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT 1:30 AT STRODE FUNERAL HOME GAMALIEL
WITH BURIAL IN THE WHITE OAK RIDGE CEMETERY…….VISITATION BEGINS SATURDAY MORNING AT 9 AT THE FUNERAL
HOME……

HE IS SURVIVED BY TWO SONS: TIMOTHY GREEN OF INDIANA AND JERRY GREEN OF FLORIDA; THREE BROTHERS: TERRY
AND DONALD OF FOUNTAIN RUN AND HENRY GREEN OF AUSTIN….AND ONE SISTER WILMA GLASS OF
LOUISVILLE…SEVERAL GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE





PASSPORT HEALTH PLAN NAMED #2 MEDICAID PLAN IN U.S
12-4-14


PASSPORT HEALTH PLAN HAS BEEN NAMED THE #2 MEDICAID PLAN IN THE NATION FOR ADULTS BY THE NATIONAL
COMMITTEE FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE……

AS THE ONLY MEDICAID PLAN IN KENTUCKY TO BE RANKED IN THE TOP 100 IN THE 2014-15 RANKINGS….THE PLAN
RECEIVED 12 INDIVIDUAL TOP-15 RANKINGS, INCLUDING SEVEN TOP-10 RANKINGS…AND WAS ALSO RECOGNIZED AS THE
TOP-RANKED PLAN IN KENTUCKY BY THE ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY AFFILIATED PLANS.

PASSPORT HEALTH PLAN HAS BEEN HAS BEEN SERVING THE ENTIRE COMMONWEALTH SINCE JANUARY 1ST OF THIS YEAR.






BG SITES CERTIFIED
12/03/14



TWO SITES AT THE KENTUCKY TRANSPARK HAVE BEEN CERTIFIED UNDER THE COMMONWEALTH’S NEW “BUILD READY”
PROGRAM…..

“BUILD READY”….WHICH WAS LAUNCHED BY THE KENTUCKY CABINET FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT  EARLIER THIS
YEAR….IS A COST-EFFECTIVE WAY FOR COMMUNITIES  TO DISTINGUISH THEIR  LIST OF AVAILABLE INDUSTRIAL SITES TO
MEET THE NEEDS OF TODAY’S SITE SELECTORS….…..
THE TWO SITES….TOTALING 33-ACRES….HAVE MET THE QUALIFICATIONS…. MAKING THE TRANSPARK THE FIRST LOCATION
IN THE COMMONWEALTH TO OFFER  A PAIR OF “BUILD READY” SITES…..
THE TRANSPARK  IS ALSO THE HOME TO THE ONLY “C-S-X SELECT SITE”  IN KENTUCKY  FOR TOP-TIER  RAIL FREIGHT
CAPABILITIES…..

THE TWO “BUILD READY” BOWLING GREEN SITES ARE THE SECOND AND  THIRD INDUSTRIAL  SITES TO RECEIVE THE
CERTIFICATION…..THE FIRST WAS ANNOUNCED  LAST MONTH IN HENDERSON…….





ARTS JOBS
12/03/14


ACCORDING TO A REPORT RELEASED BY THE KENTUCKY ARTS COUNCIL….TWO POINT-FIVE PERCENT  OF  WORKERS IN
THE COMMONWEALTH HOLD DOWN JOBS THAT FALL UNDER THE CREATIVE INDUSTRY….….

LAST YEAR……BUSINESSES IN KENTUCKY’S  CREATIVE INDUSTRY PROVIDE  MORE THAN 60-THOUSAND JOBS AND
ACCOUNTED  FOR NEARLY TWO-BILLION DOLLARS  IN TOTAL EARNINGS….

THE REPORT ALSO ESTIMATES THAT IN TWENTY-11…..ARTS AND CULTURE PRODUCTION WAS THREE-POINT-TWO PERCENT
OR  504-BILLION DOLLARS .OF GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT….WHICH WAS GREATER THAN THE TRAVEL AND TOURISM
INDUSTRY’S  TWO-POINT-EIGHT PERCENT……




ARREST
12/03/14


AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER ADAM REES SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING WANTON ENDANGERMENT ON 21 YEAR OLD HEATHER E. WITCHER OF
EIGHT-42 BURNLEY ROAD……




SPORTS
12/03/14


THE LADY PATRIOTS OPENED THE SEASON LAST NIGHT WITH A CLOSE WIN OVER SOUTH WARREN WITH 67 TO 66……

AND PATRIOTS WERE DEFEATED BY SOUTH WARREN  63 TO 48


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL……
BEREA ENTERTAINS CENTRE, VANDY  IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE, TENNESSEE HOSTS ST. FRANCIS,
MOREHEAD GOES TO OHIO AND MURRAY STATE IS AT HOME TO PLAY EVANSVILLE…..

AND WOMEN’S GAME HAVE…..
EASTERN KENTUCKY  ENTERTAINS VALPARAISO, MURRAY STATE HOSTS BETHEL AND THE LADY TOPPERS ARE AT HOME TO
TAKE ON BOWLING GREEN……




STOLEN VEHICLE
12/02/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING A STRANGE CASE OF A STOLEN VEHICLE…..

ACCORDING TO DETECTIVE WILLIAM FRANCIS…..AN INDIVIDUAL  IN TENNESSEE SOLD  THE VEHICLE AND .IT WAS BROUGHT
INTO ALLEN COUNTY….BUT WHEN IT DEVELOPED TROUBLE….IT WAS PARKED AT ANDERSON’S MARKET….
AND WHEN THE DRIVER WENT BACK TO RETRIEVE THE VEHICLE….IT WAS MISSING AND LATER FOUND WRECKED BACK IN
TENNESSEE…….



ARRESTS
12/02/14

AN  ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS SERVED AN INDICTMENT WARRANT FOR TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE ON 26 YEAR
OLD KRISTEN CARTER OF ONE-ZERO-SIX SOUTH SECOND…..
AND OFFICER JOHNS ALSO SERVED A BENCH WARRANT ON CARTER CHARGING THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-SHOP
LIFTING……


A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY  SHERIFFS DEPARTMENT RESULTED IN DEPUTY  JACOB COSTELLO CHARGING  32
YEAR OLD TAMMY GOINS OF EIGHT-96 BROWNSFORD ROAD WITH SPEEDING, DRIVING ON A D-U-I SUSPENDED LICENSE-
THIRD OFFENSE AND NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE……



MED CENTER JOINS STROKE NETWORK
12/02/14

THE MEDICAL CENTER IS THE NEWEST MEMBER OF THE NORTON HEALTHCARE/ U-K HEALTHCARE STROKE CARE
NETWORK….WHICH IS A COMMUNITY-BASED STROKE INITIATIVE PROVIDING THE HIGHEST QUALITY  AND EDUCATIONAL
PROGRAMS  TO HOSPITAL STAFF  AND THE COMMUNITY….
AND THE MEDICAL CENTER  IS THE ONLY HOSPITAL IN SOUTH CENTRAL AND WESTERN KENTUCKY  TO JOIN THE NETWORK  
THAT INCLUDES  25 AFFILIATE HOSPITALS….
AS PART OF THE STROKE-CARE NETWORK….THE MEDICAL CENTER WILL CONTINUE TO BE A FIRST-LINE STOKE TREATMENT
CENTER….AS THE COLLABORATION WILL ALLOW FOR THE SHARING OF BEST PRACTICES  AND OUTCOMES  DATA TO
PROMOTE  CONTINUOUS QUALITY IMPROVEMENT  IN STOKE CARE….
THE MEDICAL CENTER  IS THE  FIRST HOSPITAL  THAT WAS ALREADY DESIGNATED  AS A PRIMARY STROKE CENTER BY THE
JOINT COMMISSION  BEFORE JOINING THE NETWORK….AS OTHER HOSPITALS  IN THE NETWORK OBTAINED  THEIR
PRIMARY   STROKE CENTER  DESIGNATION AFTER JOINING THE NETWORK……



CAMPGROUNDS CLOSE
12/02/14

DECEMBER MARKS THE END OF THE SEASON FOR TWO CAMPGROUNDS AT MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK…..

MAPLE GROVE GROUP CAMPGROUND AND MAMMOTH CAVE  CAMPGROUND…. NEAR THE VISITORS CENTER…..HAVE  
CLOSED AND WILL REOPEN IN MARCH……
BACKCOUNTY CAMPSITES ON THE NORTH SIDE OF THE GREEN RIVER….AND HOUCHIN FERRY CAMPGROUND WILL REMAIN
OPEN THRU TH WINTER MONTHS….

THE PICNIC AREA ALSO REMAIN OPEN….WITH RESTROOMS AVAILABLE  AT THE VISITORS CENTER……



SPORTS
12/02/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT:


THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT  BASKETBALL TEAMS OPEN THE SEASON TONIGHT AS THEY ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON
SOUTH WARREN….

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

IN GIRL’S HIGH SCHOOL GAMES…..
BOWLING GREEN GOES TO BUTLER COUNTY, CAVERNA PLAYS AT CAMPBELLSVILLE, EDMONSON COUNTY  ENTERTAINS
OWENSBORO AND GLASGOW IS ON THE ROAD TO   SOMERSET…..
BOYS GAMES HAVE….EDMONSON COUNTY TRAVELING  TO BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY, GREENWOOD GOES TO HOPKINSVILLE
AND TODD COUNTY CENTRAL PLAYS AT WEBSTER COUNTY…..
AND IN  BOY/GIRL DOUBLE HEADERS….BARREN COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO GREEN COUNTY, CLINTON COUNTY IS AT
HOME TO TAKE ON CASEY COUNTY, CUMBERLAND COUNTY HOSTS ADAIR COUNTY, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON TRAVELS TO
MONROE COUNTY, HART COUNTY  IS AT HOME TO PLAY BETHLEHEM AND METCALFE COUNTY ENTERTAINS WARREN
EAST……

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..
EASTERN KENTUCKY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON ASBURY…..

AND MEN’S GAMES HAVE…..
BEREA HOSTING BRYAN COLLEGE AND LOUISVILLE IS AT HOME TO PLAY OHIO STATE…..




MEETINGS
12/01/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…..

THE ALLEN COUNTY LEAGUE OF ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN MEET TONIGHT AT SIX-30 AND THE SADDLE CLUB MEETS AT 7…..

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

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

AND KEEP IN MIND THAT THE ALLEN COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE IS CLOSED TODAY, TOMORROW AND WEDNESDAY SO THE
STAFF MAY ATTEND CONVENTION…..THE OFFICE WILL REOPEN THURSDAY MORING AT EIGHT…….



ACS SCHEDULE
12/01/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL TEAM PLAYS AT DRAKES CREEK…WHILE THE GIRLS TEAM HOSTS BOWLING
GREEN……

THE PATRIOT  FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS TRAVEL TO WARREN CENTRAL…..AND THE LADY PATRIOT  
FRESHMAN AND JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS  ARE AT HOME TO PLAY SOUTH WARREN….;


IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..MOREHEAD IS AT HOME TO PLAY EAST TENNESSEE AND BEREA ENTERTAINS BOYCE…..

WOMEN’S GAMES HAVE….GEORGETOWN ON THE ROAD TO MIDWAY AND THE LADY TOPPERS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON
ALABAMA “A-AND-M”……



AG PROJECTS APPROVED
12/01/14

THE KENTUCKY AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT BOARD HAS APPROVED JUST OVER   ONE-POINT-SEVEN MILLION DOLLARS
FOR 17 AGRICULTURAL DIVERSIFICATION AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT  PROGRAMS…..

THE LOGAN COUNTY AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION FOUNDATION  WAS APPROVED FOR UP TO 83-HUNDRED 85-DOLLARS  TO
UPDATE AND UPGRADE ITS MULTI-PURPOSE AGRICULTURAL ARENA….
AND ONE-POINT-SIX MILLION DOLLARS WAS APPROVED  FOR 10-COUNTY AGRICULTURAL INVESTMENT PROGRAMS
INCLUDING THOSE IN LOGAN AND LARUE COUNTIES….

SINCE ITS INCEPTION IN TWO-THOUSAND-ONE…..THE KENTUCKY AGRICULTURAL  DEVELOPMENT  FUND  HAS INVESTED
MORE THAN 425-MILLION DOLLARS IN  OVER FIVE-THOUSAND PROJECTS ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH……



THEFT-CONSTRUCTION SITE
12/01/14


A THEFT FROM A CONSTRUCTION SITE REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….

CAROLYN CASH TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THEY’RE  BUILDING A LAKE HOME AT 80 GRANDVIEW DRIVE….AND WHEN
THEY RETURNED AFTER THANKSGIVING…AN AIR COMPRESSOR….BOSH CORDLESS DRILL….FRAME NAILER….FINISHING
NAILER…. AND ONE-THOUSAND FEET OF 12-TWO COPPER WIRE HAD BEEN TAKEN….
TOTAL VALUE OF THE ITEMS IS PLACED AT 14-HUNDRED DOLLARS…….




ARREST
12/01/14


A NUMBER OF ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER ADAM REES SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 33 YEAR OLD ERIK BONNEAU OF TWO-ZERO-
NINE NORTH COURT……
34 YEAR OLD JOHN R. COULTER OF THREE-16 SOUTH SIXTH WAS ARRESTED BY SERGEANT CHAD FOSTER ON A WARRANT
CHARGING THEFT BY DECEPTION…….
63 YEAR OLD JUDITH BONDS OF SEVEN-31 FRANKLIN ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER REES ON A WARRANT CHARGING
THEFT BY DECEPTION……
AND SERGEANT FOSTER CHARGED 46 YEAR OLD JEFFERY BROWN OF SIX-ZERO-SEVEN EAST POPLAR WITH ALCOHOL
INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE……




LANE RESTRICTIONS
12/01/14


LANE RESTRICTIONS BEGAN TODAY….ON I-65…..IN WARREN COUNTY….

THE LEFT LANE OF I-65 IN BOTH DIRECTIONS IS CLOSED BETWEEN MILE MARKER 36 AND 37 NEAR SMITHS GROVE….
THE CLOSURE IS EXPECTED TO LAST TWO WEEKS WHILE AN OVERHEAD MESSAGE BOARD  IN INSTALLED……



CYBER MONDAY
12/01/14


TODAY IS CYBER MONDAY….AND WITH MORE THAN HALF OF SHOPPERS PLANNING TO SHOP ON-LINE THIS HOLIDAY
SEASON….KENTUCKY’S CYBERCRIME TASK FOR IS WARNING CONSUMERS TO BEWARE  OF THE EVER-GROWING VARIETY
OF SCAMS THAT TARGET  ON-LINE SHOPPERS AND E-MAIL USERS…

CONSUMERS WHO SUSPECT THEY ARE A VICTIM OF AN INTERNET-RELATES CRIME MAY FILE A COMPLAINT  WITH  THE F-B-S’
s INTERNET CRIME COMPLAINT CENTER AT  “I-C-THREE-DOT-GOV”…..THEY MAY ALSO FILE A REPORT  WITH LOCAL
AUTHORITIES OR THE FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION…..

AND IF A BREACH OCCURS…INDIVIDUALS  SHOULD CLOSE COMPROMISED ACCOUNTS IMMEDIATELY….AND REPORT  ANY
UNEXPLAINABLE CHARGES…..



SACKETT
12/1/14

79 YEAR OLD SANDRA SACKETT OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED FRIDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES) MORNING AT 10 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL
CEMETERY WITH MILITARY HONORS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE FUNERAL  HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVE BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; GEORGE OF COLORADO AND JON AND MICHELLE OF PARK
CITY…AND TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; MARY AND CHARLIE LYONS OF BELGIUM AND LORNA SCAKETT OF
TENNESSEE…SIX GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……





MAYOR OF CAVE CITY’S EMAIL RECEIVES SCAM
11-28-14



EVEN THE MAYOR OF HORSE CAVE IS SUSCEPTIBLE TO SCAMS….
MAYOR RANDALL CURRY RECEIVED AN UNWELCOME EMAIL FROM SOMEONE TELLING PEOPLE HE WAS IN TURKEY AND
COULD NOT PAY A BILL AND NEEDED MONEY.   
ACCORDING TO THE DAILY NEWS…. THE ACCOUNT HAD BEEN USED TO ASK FOR A QUICK LOAN OF ALMOST THREE
THOUSAND DOLLARS, TO HELP SETTLE A HOTEL BILL.
EVEN THOUGH THERE ARE TWO PHONE NUMBERS THAT APPEAR TO BE FROM HORSE CAVE…. THE MAYOR SAID HE HAS
NOT TRAVELLED OUT OF THE COUNTRY AND TO NOT SEND ANYTHING AS IT’S A HOAX.






KLAN MEMBER MOVED FROM PRISONS
11-28-14


THE EX-HEAD OF A KENTUCKY-BASED KU KLUX KLAN GROUP HAS BEEN TRANSFERRED TO TENNESSEE TO FINISH OUT HIS
FOUR-YEAR PRISON TERM ON DRUG AND GUN CHARGES.
THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS MOVED 55-YEAR-OLD RONALD WAYNE EDWARDS FROM THE MAXIMUM-SECURITY
PRISON IN TERRE HAUTE, IND., TO A RESIDENTIAL FACILITY IN NASHVILLE. HE IS SCHEDULED FOR RELEASE FROM FEDERAL
CUSTODY ON FEB. 28.
THE SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER SUED EDWARDS IN 2008, CONTENDING THAT MEMBERS OF HIS KLAN GROUP
ATTACKED A 16-YEAR-OLD U.S. CITIZEN OF PANAMANIAN INDIAN DESCEN…..A JURY IN BRANDENBURG FOUND EDWARDS
LIABLE FOR 20 PERCENT OF THE $2.5 MILLION THEY AWARDED THE TEEN




TRIPLE A STATS
11-28-14


ACCORDING TO TRIPLE A…. OVER 46 MILLION AMERICANS WILL TRAVEL MORE THAN FIFTY THIS HOLIDAY WEEKEND.
IT’S THE HIGHEST NUMBER FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON SINCE 2007 AND A 4.2 PERCENT JUMP FROM LAST YEAR.
LOWER GAS PRICES HELPED THIS YEAR…. AND IT’S THE LOWEST IT’S BEEN IN NEARLY FOUR YEARS…AND WAS A
WELCOME GIFT FOR TRAVELERS….
ACCORDING TO TRIPLE A’S LEISURE TRAVEL INDEX, HOTEL RATES FOR THREE STAR ROOMS WERE EXPECTED TO
INCREASE EIGHT PERCENT FROM ONE YEAR AGO WITH TRAVELERS SPENDING ABOUT $12 MORE DOLLARS PER NIGHT ON
AVERAGE WHILE WEEKEND DAILY CAR RENTAL RATES SEEN AN INCREASE OF ABOUT 10% AND FOR THOSE FLYING….
AIRFARE RATES HAVE REMAINED ABOUT THE SAME.
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NJURY ACCIDENT
11-28-14
6:05 A.M.



A BOWLING GREEN WOMAN WAS INJURED WEDNESDAY MORNING IN A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON SCOTTSVILLE ROAD AT
PLANO ROAD.

WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO THE SCENE AFTER A 2003 CHEVY CAVALIER OPERATED BY 58
YEAR OLD CATHERINE STAMPS OF SCOTTSVILLE STRUCK A 2014 BMW DRIVEN BY 45-YEAR-OLD LESLIE WITTY OF BOWLING
GREEN.

WITTY WAS TRANSPORTED BY EMS TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN FOR TREATMENT. STAMPS AND A
PASSENGER, 13 YEAR OLD JAMES WITTY OF BOWLING GREEN WERE NOT INJURED.



A WESTERN STUDENT WAS STRUCK BY A CAR WHILE CROSSING THE STREET ON HIS BIKE AROUND SEVEN WEDNESDAY
NIGHT AND WAS SENT TO A NASHVILLE TRAUMA CENTER, ACCORDING TO BOWLING GREEN POLICE OFFICER RONNIE WARD.

THE 25-YEAR-OLD, WHOSE NAME IS BEING WITHHELD WAS SENT BY AMBULANCE DUE TO THE FACT OF THE WEATHER,
MEDICAL HELICOPTERS WERE UNABLE TO FLY.

THE MALE STUDENT WAS STRUCK BY 39-YEAR-OLD ROLDAN H. AMAYA OF BOWLING GREEN. NO CHARGES HAVE BEEN FILED
AND THE INVESTIGATION IS STiLL UNDER INVESTIGATION.



WALLET HUB OUT WITH A NEW REPORT FOR KENTUCKY
11-28-14
8:05 A.M.

WITH THE BIGGEST SHOPPING EVENT OF THE YEAR HERE AND AMERICA’S ADDICTION TO DEBT AND SPENDING
CONTINUING TO BE A PROBLEM, THE LEADING PERSONAL FINANCE SOCIAL NETWORK WALLET HUB AIMS TO RAISE
AWARENESS ON THE ISSUE WITH AN IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF 2014 STATES WITH THE BIGGEST SPENDERS….


ON THE HEELS OF OUR RECENT REPORT ON THE BEST AND WORST RETAILERS FOR BLACK FRIDAY DEALS…WALLET HUB
SOUGHT TO IDENTIFY THE STATES WHERE AMERICANS ARE BLOWING THE MOST CASH AND DID SO BY EXAMINING 10 KEY
METRICS SUCH AS PERSONAL SPENDING ON VARIOUS CATEGORIES, THE NUMBER OF CARS PER HOUSEHOLD, AND AUTO
AND CREDIT CARD DEBT.  


IN KENTUCKY IS SECOND IN PERSONAL EXPENDITURE ON FOOD & BEVERAGES, 15TH IN PERSONAL EXPENDITURE ON
GASOLINE & OTHER ENERGY GOODS, 19TH PERSONAL SPENDING FOR HOUSING & UTILITIES… 19TH FOR AUTO & CREDIT
CARD DEBT AND 4TH IN CONSUMER SAVINGS ACCOUNT AVERAGES. THE AVERAGE WAS 25 PERCENT.




FRAISER
11-28-14
6:05 A.M.


71-YEAR-OLD MURL FRASIER OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED YESTERDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT THE FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE UNION CEMETERY IN FOUNTAIN
RUN… VISITATION BEGINS TOMORROW (FRI) AFTERNOON AT FIVE AT THE FUNERAL HOME.
HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE, POLLY KELLEY FRASIER OF FOUNTAIN RUN,…
A DAUGHTER & SON-IN-LAW, BELISZA & MICHAEL VEATCH OF TENNESSEE….A SON & DAUGHTER-IN-LAW, BARRY & JEANNIE
OF WEST VIRGINIA…AND A STEP-SON, KEVIN WOOSLEY OF LOUISVILLE…. 7 GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.

FARM CASH RECEIPTS
11-28-14
6:05 A.M.

FARM CASH RECEIPTS HAVE REACHED A RECORD LEVEL IN KENTUCKY.

THE KENTUCKY AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT REPORTS NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS SERVICE INFORMATION
SHOWS $5.6 BILLION IN FARM CASH RECEIPTS IN 2013 FOR KENTUCKY.

TOTAL RECEIPTS WERE UP MORE THAN 16 PERCENT OVER 2012'S TOTAL OF $4.8 BILLION.

THE MOST GROWTH WAS IN SOYBEANS, WITH FARM SALES OF JUST OVER $1 BILLION, A 45 PERCENT INCREASE FROM 2012.
POULTRY AND EGGS WERE AGAIN THE STATE'S TOP AGRICULTURAL COMMODITY IN 2013 WITH FARM SALES OF $1.2 BILLION,
15 PERCENT MORE THAN THE 2012 TOTAL.





5 ARRESTED FOR DRUGS
11-28-14
6:05 A.M.

A CHILDS STUFFED ANIMAL WAS THE HIDING PLACE FOR DRUGS THAT EVENTUALLY SENT FIVE TO JAIL.

THE DRUGS WERE DISCOVERED AFTER SERVING A BENCH WARRANT AT 3495 BARREN PLAINS ROAD IN ADAIRVILLE.

DEPUTIES DISCOVERED A STOLEN 2012 ZIRCON 150CC GO KART BUGGY FROM A HOME IN RUSSELLVILLE… AND IN THE
CHILDS TOY IN A CHILDS BEDROOM, SUSPECTED MARIJUANA, METH, SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA AND SEVERAL ITEMS
SUSPECTED TO BE DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.

ARRESTED ON VARIOUS DRUG CHARGES AND RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY WAS 27-YEAR-OLD BOBBY BALLARD OF
ADAIRVILLE….26-YEAR-OLD TABITHA REAGIN OF ADAIRVILLE , 26-YEAR-OLD AMANDA PULLEY OF RUSSELLVILLE…  22-YEAR-
OLD STEVE BALLARD IF LEWISBURG AND 29-YEAR-OLD COTY PULLEY OF PORTLAND, TENNESSEE WERE ALL CHARGED
WITH VARIOUS CHARGES.   




GIVENS
11/26/14


WHEN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY CONVENES IN JANUARY….STATE SENATOR DAVID GIVENS….WHO REPRESENTS ALLEN
COUNTY….WILL BE THE NEW SENATE PRESIDENT  PRO TEM….
DURING A CLOSED DOOR MEETING…..GIVENS’  PARTY ELECT HIM TO THE SECOND HIGHEST POSITION IN THE STATE
SENATE…..WHICH STILL HAS TO BE CONFIRMED BY THE SENATE….WHERE  REPUBLICAN ARE THE MAJORITY PARTY….
BESIDES ALLEN….GIVENS REPRESENTS  BARREN…..GREEN…..METCALFE…… MONROE….AND SIMPSON COUNTIES……



STATE FAIR EVALUATION
11/26/14


KENTUCKY STATE FAIR BOARD CHAIRMAN….CLIFFORD RIPPETOW…. HAS NAMED A COMMITTEE  TO EVALUATE THE FAIR….

ACCORDING TO THE COURIER-JOURNAL…..ATTENDANCE THIS YEAR DROPPED ABOUT 100-THOUSAND  TO THE SMALLEST
CROWD IN 30-YEARS…..AND THE FAIR LOST MORE THAN 200-THOUSAND DOLLARS….WITH INCOME OF NINE-POINT-THREE
MILLION DOLLARS AND EXPENSES OF OVER NINE-POINT-FIVE MILLION…..

THE KENTUCKY STATE FAIR….WHICH HAS BEEN HELD FOR MORE THAN 100-YEARS…..IS HELD FOR 11-DAYS EVERY
AUGUST…..



BIOFUEL STANDARDS
11/26/14


FARMERS AND THE BIOFUELS INDUSTRY WILL HAVE TO WAIT MORE….FOR THE LONG DELAYED E-P-A DECISION OF TWENTY-
14’s RENEWABLE FUELS STANDARDS……TUNE IN TO WVLE OR WLCK TO FIND OUT MORE.......



ARREST
11/26/14


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS SERVED AN INDICTMENT WARRANT CHARGING BURGLARY ON 33 YEAR OLD WESLEY E.
GARMON OF THREE-ZERO-ONE EAST LOCUST……



CLINTON HOMICIDE
11/26/14


MONDAY….STATE POLICE  RESPONDED TO A RESIDENCE  IN CLINTON COUNTY WHERE 36 YEAR OLD ANTHONY HARGIS OF
ALBANY WAS FOUND DEAD AS THE RESULT  OF A GUNSHOT WOUND….

AUTHORITIES   ATTEMPTED TO LOCATED  38 YEAR OLD JAMES POLSTON….22 YEAR OLD RANDAL WILKERSON….AND A
FEMALE  IN CONNECTION WITH THE CASE….
THE TRIO WAS FOUND  IN A TRAILER NEAR ALBANY…..WERE WILKERSON  AND 19 YEAR OLD DESIRE  RIDDLE WERE  
ARRESTED…..
AND POLSTON WAS FOUND DEAD FROM AN APPARENT SELF INFLECTED  GUNSHOT WOUND…..



THANKSGIVING CLOSINGS
11/26/14


HERE ARE YOUR  THANKSGIVING CLOSINGS……
THE ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY WILL CLOSE AT FIVE THIS AFTERNOON…. BE CLOSED TOMORROW….AND  BE OPEN
REGULAR HOURS ON FRIDAY…..
THE “CORE” WILL BE CLOSED TOMORROW AND BE OPEN FRIDAY FROM EIGHT TO FOUR-30……
FEDERAL OFFICES AND THE POST OFFICE CLOSED TOMORROW AND THERE WILL BE NO MAIL DELIVERY……
STATE AND COUNTY OFFICES, THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT OFFICE, ALLEN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT AND
THE EXTENSION OFFICE CLOSED TOMORROW AND FRIDAY……
CITY OFFICES CLOSED TOMORROW AND FRIDAY…..TOMORROW TRASH ROUTES WILL BE RUN MONDAY, DECEMBER FIRST
AND FRIDAY’S TRASH WILL BE PICKED UP TUESDAY THE SECOND…..
TRANSFER STATION, ANIMAL SHELTER, SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  OFFICE  AND CIRCUIT CLERK’S OFFICE CLOSED
TOMORROW, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY…….



REED
11/25/14

87 YEAR OLD ELVIS W. REED OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT HIS RESIDENCE……FUNERAL SERVICE  WILL BE
SATURDAY MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN WOODBURY, TENNESSEE….VISITATION BEGINS AFT 10
FRIDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE LORENE REED….TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; BECTON AND JEANETTE OF TENNESSEE
AND ROBIN OF SCOTTSVILLE…. AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW;  A-J AND MADELINE OF TENNESSEE…..SIX
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….



MURLEY
11/26/14

71 YEAR OLD LEONARD DALE MURLEY OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED MONDAY AT T-J SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT FOUNTAIN RUN OLD BRICK MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH WITH BURIAL
IN FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY……VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TODAY (WED) AT THE FOUNTAIN RUN FUNERAL
HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY IS WIFE; BETTY MURLEY….A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; RANDALL AND JULIE OF FOUNTAIN RUN….HIS
MOTHER; HAZEL MURLEY OF BURKESVILLE…FIVE BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW;  ROYCE OF SCOTTSVILLE,  BOBBY AND
LINDA AND FLOYD AND LINDA ALL OF FOUNTAIN RUN, JERRY OF GAMALIEL AND RICKY OF LUCAS….AND A SISTER; CAROLYN
SETTLES OF FOUNTAIN RUN…..THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE….



SPORTS
11/26/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..

TENNESSEE IS ON THE ROAD TO CHATTANOOGA AND  BEREA TRAVELS TO WESLEYAN……

AND IN MEN’S GAMES…..
MOREHEAD GOES TO MARSHALL, EASTERN KENTUCKY  PLAYS AT SOUTHERN UTAH AND LOUISVILLE IS AT HOME TO PLAY
CLEVELAND…..


LOTTERY ON LINE
11/25/14


THE KENTUCKY LOTTERY IS MOVING FORWARD  WITH A PROJECT THAT WILL MAKE THE SALE OF TICKETS….FOR SOME
GAMES….AVAILABLE THROUGH THE USE OF COMPUTERS……SMART PHONES….AND OTHER MOBILE DEVICES….

THE LOTTERY CORPORATION  WILL BE WORKING WITH  G-TECH TO DEVELOP  THE COMPUTER BASED SYSTEM….CALLED I-
LOTTERY…..TO DETERMINE WHAT GAMES WILL BE OFFERED ON-LINE AND WHEN AND HOW TICKET SALES  WILL BE
HANDLED….

IT’S HOPE THE ON-LINE GAMES WILL BE AVAILABLE  EARLY NEXT FALL…….



COLLEGES EXCEED TARGETS
11/25/14

FOR THE TWENTY-12-13 ACADEMIC YEAR…..THE COMMONWEALTH’S COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES EXCEEDED TARGETS
FOR TOTAL DEGREES AND CREDENTIALS CONFERRED….GRADUATE DEGREES…AND DEGREES AND CREDENTIALS FOR
“STEM-PLUS-H”…….

THE CAMPUSES ALSO EXCEED GOALS IN TWO OTHER AREAS…..THE NUMBER OF TRANSFERS FROM THE KENTUCKY
COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES TO FOUR-YEAR CAMPUSES….AND FOR THE PERCENT OF TOTAL CREDITS EARNED
ON-LINE….

THE COUNCIL ON POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION GOES ON TO SAY THAT KENTUCKY  IS ON TRACK TO REACH THE COLLEGE
READINESS TARGETS ESTABLISHED  BY SENATE  BILL ONE…..WHICH WAS PASSED IN TWO-THOUSAND-NINE…….



BOARDS AGREE
11/25/14


AFTER MORE THAN A YEAR…..THE BOWLING GREEN INDEPENDENT  AND WARREN COUNTY BOARDS  OF EDUCATION  MET
FOR SIX HOUR YESTERDAY  WITH AN MEDIATOR….AND HAVE REACHED A TENTATIVE AGREEMENT ON OUT OF DISTRICT
CONTRACTS…..

BOTH BOARDS….HOWEVER….. MUST STILL APPROVE THE PLAN…..



ARREST
11/25/14

SOME ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE……

19 YEAR OLD SAMANTHA N. WEST OF TWO-ZERO0-FIEV LANDMARK WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER KNOX ON A WARRANT
CHARGING ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A MINOR…….
SERGEANT CHAD FOSTER  SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON CHARGES OF POSSESSION OF
MARIJUANA  AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA  ON 46 YEAR OLD JEFFERY T. HIGDON OF FIVE-11 SOUTHEAST
FIFTH STREET…..
AND 25 YEAR OLD BRADLEY E. STARKS OF TWO-ZERO-FIVE NORTH FIRST STREET WAS ARREST BY OFFICER KNOX ON A
WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON TWO TRAFFIC OFFENSES……



ACCIDENT-ARREST
11/25/14

AN ACCIDENT ON CEMETERY ROAD…..IN WARREN COUNTY…INJURED TWO PERSONS…..

ACCORDING TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….A VEHICLE OPERATED  BY 38 YEAR OLD DONALD
SCHUMER OF BOWLING GREEN…RAN THE RED LIGHT  AT THE LOVER’ LANE INTER-SECTION AT A HIGH RATE OF SPEED….
STRUCK A ROAD SIGN….WENT OVER AN EARTH EMBANKMENT…AND OVERTURNED….COMING TO REST IN A FIELD…
SCHUMER  AND A PASSENGER….38 YEAR OLD MARY TINSLEY OF BOWLING GREEN…WERE TAKEN  TO THE MEDICAL
CENTER AT BOWLING  GREEN…
AND SCHUMER WAS CHARGED WITH DUI-AGGRAVATED AND OPERATING ON A SUSPENDED OPERATOR’S LICENSE……



SPORTS
11/25/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL BOY’S BASKETBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY BUTLER COUNTY….


IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..
LINDSAY WILSON PLAYS AT INDIANA-SOUTH EAST, MURRAY STATE ENTERTAINS LIPSCOMB AND LOUISVILLE IS AT HOME TO
TAKE ON THE LADY TOPPERS…….

AND MEN’S GAMES FIND…..
GEORGETOWN HOSTS INDIANA-SOUTH EAST, KENTUCKY IS AT HOME TO PLAY U-T ARLINGTON AND THE TOPPERS ARE ON
THE ROAD TO STONY BROOK……




KY LEADS NATION
11/24/14


ACCORDING TO THE U-S DEPARTMENT OF LABOR’S…BUREAU  OF LABOR STATISTICS……THE COMMONWEALTH LEADS THE
NATION  IN STATES THAT HAD STATISTICALLY SIGNIFICANT  OVER-THE-MONTH UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DECLINES IN
OCTOBER….AS KENTUCKY’S JOBLESS RATE DROPPED TO ITS LOWEST LEVEL IN MORE  THAN SIX YEARS IN OCTOBER….AT
SIX-POINT-TWO-PERCENT….WHICH WAS DOWN FROM SIX-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN SEPTEMBER….….

THE COMMONWEALTH IS ALSO TIED FOR FIFTH AMONG STATES THIS MONTH IN OVER-THE YEAR DECREASES….AS THE
OCTOBER  TWENTY-14 UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IS  TWO-PERCENTAGE  POINTS BELOW THE EIGHT-POINT-TWO PERCENT
RECORD IN OCTOBER OF LAST YEAR….




ACCIDENT
11/21/14


THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT THAT SENT TWO PERSONS FOR TREATMENT…..

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER….79 YEAR OLD WILMA SEXTON OF 54-80 BOWLING GREEN ROAD WAS TURNING
FROM VETERANS MEMORIAL  HIGHWAY ONTO  SPEARS ROAD…..AND PULLED HER TWO-THOUSAND- SEVEN MALIBU INTO
THE PATH OF A 1997 CROWN VICTORIA  OPERATED BY 22 YEAR OLD VICTOR SMITH OF ONE-ZERO-THREE MEADOR LANE….
SEXTON WAS TAKEN BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…. AND SMITH  WAS TRANSPORTED  TO THE
MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…..




MEETINGS
11/24/14


ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…..

THE COMMUNITY CHOIR WILL REHEARSE TONIGHT AT 6 AT SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH AND HALF-WAY LODGE MEETS
TONIGHT AT 7……

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


BUS DRIVER ARRESTED
111/24/14


STATE POLICE  FROM THE COLUMBIA POST HAVE ARRESTED A BUS DRIVER ON A NUMBER OF TRAFFIC RELATED CHARGED…

POST 15 RECEIVED A CALL FROM AN OFF DUTY ANDERSON COUNTY  SHERIFF’S DEPUTY…ADVISING HE HAD FOLLOWED A
CHARTER BUS  TRAVELING  ON THE BLUEGRASS PARKWAY TO THE “E-Z STOP STORE AND RESTAURANT”  ON KENTUCKY  
FIVE-55…

IN THE STORE…TROOPERS LOCATED THE DRIVER…..46 YEAR OLD HOLLY BROWN OF LOUISVILLE….WHO WAS ARRESTED
AND CHARGED WITH DUI, PRESCRIPTION DRUGS NOT N PROPER CONTAINER  AND WANTON ENDANGERMENT…
BROWN WAS OPERATING A PREVOST TOUR BUS…OWNED BY MILLER TRANSPORTATION…AND CARRYING 41 STUDENTS  
AND NINE ADULTS FROM ELLIOTT COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL….WHO WERE RETURNING HOME FROM A FIELD TRIP TO
LOUISIANA….A REPLACEMENT DRIVER WAS SENT TO THE SCENE….



PHONE SCAM
11/24/14


A PHONE SCAM HAD BEEN REPORTED TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE…

THE COMPLAINTS  SAY INDIVIDUALS HAVE RECEIVED  A RECORDED MESSAGE  CLAIMING  TO REPRESENT  A-T-AND-T…AND
ASKING THE PERSON CALLED  TO ENTER THEIR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER  AND OTHER IFORMATION ASSOCIATED WITH AN
ACCOUNT….

AUTHORITIES SAY YOU SHOULD  NEVER GIVE OUT PERSONAL INFORMATION OVER THE PHONE…UNLESS YOU ARE CERTAIN
YOU ARE TALKING TO A TRUSTED SOURCE…..



ARSON CONVICTION
11/24/14


A SMITHS GROVE RESIDENT HAS BEE CONVICTED OF ARSON IN CONNECTION  WITH A FIRE AT THE HORSE CAVE DOLLAR
STORE IN JUNE OF TWENTY -11…

DEBRA FOWLER KESSINGER WAS MANAGER OF THE STORE AT THE TIME….AND THE FIRE HAPPENED TWO DAYS BEFORE
THE STORE’S INVENTORY WAS SET TO BE AUDITED…
PROSECUTORS  SAID KESSINGER  SET THE FIRE TO CONCEAL THE FACT THAT THOUSANDS  OF DOLLARS WORTH OF
MERCHANDISE WAS MISSING….

SENTENCING HAS BEEN SET FOR MARCH 12TH…..



BLACK FRIDAY DISCOUNTS
11/24/14



WITH 66-PERCENT OF CONSUMERS PLANNING TO SHOP BLACK FRIDAY…. WALLET-HUB HAS CONDUCTED AN IN-DEPTH
ANALYSIS OF TWENTY-14’s “ BEST AND WORST RETAILERS FOR BLACK  FRIDAY” DEALS…

WALLET-HUB SURVEYED  55-HUNDRED-25 DEALS…AND FOUND THE BEST RETAILER FOR BLACK FRIDAY  IS J-C
PENNY…FOLLOWED BY MACY’S….RITE AID…..MEIJER….AND SEARS….

J-C PENNY HAS  THE HIGHEST OVERALL DISCOUNT RATE AT 65-PERCNET…. WHILE COSTCO HAS THE LOWEST  AT 21-
PERCENT….
JEWELRY IS THE MOST DISCOUNTED  CATEGORY AT 58-PERCENT….AND ELECTRONICS  AND COMPUTERS ARE THE LEAST
DISCOUNT AT 30-PERCENT… WHILE   “TOYS” HAVE THE  BIGGEST NUMBER  OF DISCOUNTS  AT 26-PECENT….
AND THE OVERALL AVERAGE DISCOUNT FOR BLACK FRIDAY IS 39-PERCENT……





ARRESTS
11/24/14



SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

38 YEAR OLD ANITA STAMPS OF 19-46 DURHAM SPRINGS ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER KNOX ON A WARRANT
CHARGING THEFT BY DECEPTION…..
OFFICER KNOX ALSO CHARGED 29 YEAR OLD JAVIER GARCIA OF SIX-ZERO-NINE NORTH NINTH CARRYING A CONCEALED
DEADLY WEAPON…..
AND 30 YEAR OLD WILLIAM ROSSON OF 31 PLUM STREET WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER ADAM REES ON TWO WARREN
COUNTY WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON CHARGES OF FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT…….




ARREST
11/21/14


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT CHARGED 23 YEAR OLD CORTNI M. CLARK OF THREE-11 MASSEY WITH ASSAULT  FOURTH
DEGREE-MINOR INJURY……






COUNTIES SELECTED
11/21/14

ATTORNEY GENERAL JACK CONWAY HAS ANNOUNCED  THE SIX COUNTIES  THAT WERE CHOSEN  IN A RANDOM DRAWING….
TO UNDERGO A POST-ELECTION AUDIT….THE COUNTIES CHOSEN ARE BOURBON…..GALLATIN….MERCER…. .METCALFE….
OWSLEY…..AND SIMPSON….

STATE LAW REQUIRES THAT NO FEWER THAN FIVE-PERCENT OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S COUNTIES  BE SELECTED IN A
PUBLIC  DRAWING  THAT MUST BE CONDUCTED  WITHIN 20-DAYS OF THE ELECTION….
IN ADDITION  TO THE POST-ELECTION  AUDIT…FOLLOW-UP INVESTIGATIONS CONTINUE REGARDING COMPLAINTS  TO THE
ELECTION FRAUD HOTLINE….
226 CALLS FROM MORE THAT 50-COUNTIES CAME IN ON ELECTION DAY….
ALSO……67-COMPLAINTS WERE RECEIVED PRIOR TO THE ELECTION…AND 55-COMPLAINTS WERE  RECEIVED  THE DAY
AFTER THE ELECTION….FOR A TOTAL OF 349-COMPLAINS  FROM 77-COUNTIES……



KY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPS
11/21/14

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF  EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..THE COMMONWEALTH’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPPED
TO ITS LOWEST LEVEL  IN MORE THAT SIX YEARS IN OCTOBER…AT SIX-POINT-TWO PERCENT….WHICH IS DOWN FROM SIX-
POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN SEPTEMBER….

THE OCTOBER UNEMPLOYMENT RATE   MARKS THE SINGLE-BIGGEST  ONE-MONTH DROP  IN THE JOBLESS RATE  SINCE
1976…
AND IT ALSO SURPASSES   LAST  MONTH’S RECORD-BREAKING DROP OF  FOUR-TENS OF A PERCENT…
AND MAKES THE COMMONWEALTH’S  NINE-TENTHS OF A PERCENT DROP IN THE JOBLESS RATE SINCE AUGUST….THE
LARGEST REDUCTION MEASURED IN A TWO-MONTH TIME PERIOD…..



SPORTS
11/21/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….
MOREHEAD PLAYS AT INDIANA AND TENNESSEE IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON WINTHUP…..

MEN’S GAMES HAVE…..
MOREHEAD   ON THE ROAD TO LOUISIANA TECH, KENTUCKY HOSTS BOSTON UNIVERSITY AND LOUISVILLE IS AT HOME TO
PLAY MARSHALL…..

AND HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS CONTINUE…..

IN CLASS ONE “A”…..RUSSELLVILLE TAKES ON MAYFIELD…..
CLASS TWO “A”…..FINDS SOUTH WARREN PLAYING PADUCAH TILGHMAN…..
IN CLASS FOUR “A”…..OWENSBORO  GOES AGAINST MADISONVILLE-NORTH HOPKINS…..
AND IN CLASS FIVE “A”…..BOWLING GREEN TANGLES WITH GRAVES COUNTY……




GRAND JURY
11/20/14

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

25 YEAR OLD KOTI A. OLDS IS CHARGE IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT WITH FORGERY AND THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING AND
IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH FORGERY……
A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING PROMOTING CONTRABAND AND POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE WAS
RETURNED AGAIN 29 YEAR OLD ASHLEY N. MORRIS….
38 YEAR OLD CRYSTAL G. STANGER IS CHARGED IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT WITH TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED
SUBSTANCE  AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER……
A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING  ASSAULT AND PERSISTENT  FELONY OFFENDER  WAS RETURNED AGAINST  32 YEAR
OLD  CHRISTOPHER WATSON……
26 YEAR OLD JEREMY A. COLE IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT  WITH BURGLARY……

AND A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT WAS RETURNED  AGAINST  36 YEAR OLD ANGELA
PIERCE….

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



CHAMBER
11/20/14

THIS IS FARM/CITY WEEK AND THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BREAKFAST CLUB
CELEBRATED…AS THEY HEARD A PRESENTATION FROM MICHELLE HOWELL FROM HICKORY LANE FARM IN ALLEN
COUNTY….AS SHE TALKED ABOUT COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE…..WHERE A CONSUMER PAYS A PRODUCER TO
GROW CROPS FOR THEM ALL YEAR LONG……

THE CHAMBER BREAKFAST CLUB NORMALLY MEETS THE THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH……



GAS TAX TO DECREASE
11/20/14

HERE’S A GOOD NEWS…..BAD NEWS STORY….

THE GOOD NEWS….THE COMMONWEALTH’S  “GAS TAX” ON SALES OF GASOLINE…DIESEL…AND ETHANOL MOTOR FUELS
WILL DROP BY FOUR-POINT THREE CENTS A GALLON ON NEW YEARS DAY….
THE BAD NEWS…..THAT WILL MEAN A LOSS TO THE KENTUCKY  ROAD FUND OF ABOUT 129-MILLION DOLLARS ON AN
ANNUALIZED BASIS…..
THE DECREASE REFLECTS  A DROP IN THE CALCULATE  AVERAGE WHOLESALE PRICE OF MOTOR FUELS….AS PROVIDED  
UNDER KENTUCKY LAW….AS THE CURRENT TAX  OF 31-POINT-NINE CENTS  A GALLON WILL DROP  TO  27-POINT-SIX
CENTS….
AND WHILE THAT’S GOOD NEWS FOR DRIVERS….IT MEAN LESS FUNDS FOR THE TRANSPORTATION  CABINET FOR
BUILDING….IMPROVING….MAINTAINING… AND REPAIRING  ROADS…STREETS….AND BRIDGES…..
THAT’S LEAD LEGISLATORS FROM BOTH PARTIES TO SAY  IT MIGHT BE TIME TO CHANGE HOW THE COMMONWEALTH
CALCULATES THOSE RATES……



NFL SCHEDULE
11/20/14


AND IN THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL…..KANSAS CITY TRAVELS TO OAKLAND



COLLEGE BASKETBALL
11/20/14


IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..MURRAY STATE TRAVELS TO WRIGHT STATE,   VANDY GOES TO WISCONSIN AND
LOUISVILLE ENTERTAINS BELMONT

MEN’S GAMES HAVE…..MURRAY STATE AT HOME TO TAKE ON BRESCIA, TENNESSEE HOSTS TEXAS SOUTHERN AND VANDY IS
AT HOME TO PLAY LIPSCOMB…..

AND IN MEN’S/WOMEN’S DOUBLEHEADERS…..GEORGETOWN ENTERTAINS CUMBERLAND UNIVERSITY, CAMPBELLSVILLE IS
AT HOME TO TAKE ON UNIVERSITY OF THE CUMBERLANDS AND LINDSEY WILSON PLAYS AT SHAWNEE…..…



ACS SCHEDULE
11/20/14


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE MIDDLE SCHOLL BOYS BASKETBALL TEAM PLAYS AT BUTLER COUNTY… AND THE GIRL’S TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY
BUTLER COUNTY…..

AND THE PATRIOT SWIM TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO OHIO COUNTY…..



SCORES
11/20/14


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT…..

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..CINCINNATI BEAT MOREHEAD 69 TO 61…..

AND IN WOMEN’S GAMES….IT WAS KENTUCKY 91 AND MOREHEAD 62…..I



STATE TOBACCO BAN
11/20/14


STARTING TODAY….ALL OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S EXECUTIVE BRANCH FACILITIES  BECOME TOBACCO FREE….

EMPLOYEES AND VISITORS TO EXECUTIVE BRANCH AGENCIES WON’T BE ABLE TO LIGHT UP OR CHEW TOBACCO  IN SOME
THREE-THOUSAND BUILDINGS…IN STATE OWNED VEHICLES….OR ON STATE OWNED PROPERTY…..
THERE ARE  SOME EXCEPTIONS TO THE BAN…..INCLUDING STATE PARKS….REST STOPS…AND THE KENTUCKY HORSE
PARK…….

BECAUSE THE BAN WAS ESTABLISHED BY EXECUTIVE ORDER…….LEGISLATIVE AND JUDICIAL BUILDINGS  WILL STILL
OPERATE UNDER THEIR EXISTING SMOKING POLICIES….AND IN SOME PARTS OF THE CAPITAL ANNEX…..YOU ARE ALLOWED
TO SMOKE….



ALLEN COUNTY CHILD SUPPORT TOPS
11/19/14

THE CABINET FOR HEALTH AND FAMILY SERVICE  HAS ANNOUNCED KENTUCKY’S   20-TOP PERFORMING CHILD SUPPORT
COLLECTION PARTNERS… AND AGAIN….THE ALLEN COUNTY CHILD SUPPORT OFFICE IS ONE OF THE TOP ONE’S IN THE
COMMONWEALTH……

CONTRACTING OFFICIALS  ARE RANKED BASED ON THEIR PATERNITY ESTABLISHMENTS… THE ESTABLISHMENT OF CHILD
SUPPORT ORDERS….CHILD SUPPORT COLLECTIONS….AND PAST-DUE COLLECTIONS……

BESIDES ALLEN…..THE TOP PERFORMING COUNTIES WITH ONE-TO-TWO-THOUSAND CASES  INCLUDE RUSSELL AND
TAYLOR….
AND THE TOP PERFORMING  COUNTIES  WITH ONE-THOUSAND  OR FEWER CASES INCLUDE ADAIR….GREEN….AND
LARUE….



ELECTION CERTIFIED
11/19/14

THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS HAS CERTIFIED THE VOTE TOTALS FROM THE NOVEMBER  FOURTH GENERAL
ELECTION….AND ISSUED CERTIFICATES OF ELECTION TO CANDIDATES WHO RECEIVED THE HIGHEST NUMBER OF VOTES…

APPROXIMATELY  ONE-POINT-FIVE MILLION KENTUCKIANS….OR MORE THAN 46-PERCENT  OF REGISTERED VOTES…WENT
TO THE POLLS ON ELECTION DAY…

AND AS REQUIRED  BY KENTUCKY  LAW….TOMORROW …A DRAWING WILL BE CONDUCTED TO RANDOMLY  SELECT SIX
COUNTIES IN WHICH POST-ELECTION AUDITS WILL BE HELD…….



DONOVAN
11/19/14

59 YEAR OLD DANNY DONOVAN OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (THURS) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL  HOME WITH BURIAL IN DOVER
CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FIVE THIS AFTERNOON (WED) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER; EMILY PEARSON….AND A SON; WAYMON BOTH OF TENNESSEE….HIS MOTHER; LOUIS
DONOVAN…..AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; RONNY AND DEBBIE ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..A GRANDCHILD ALSO
SURVIVES…..



SPORTS
11/19/14

BASKETBALL SEASON TICKET SALES BEGIN  TODAY AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL….SEASON TICKETS ARE
25-DOLLARS EACH AND CAN  BE PURCHASED IN THE FRONT OFFICE OF THE  HIGH SCHOOL AND WILL ALSO BE ON SALE AT
THE FIRST TWO HOME GAMES…

SEASON TICKETS  ARE GOOD FOR ALL HOME PATRIOT  AND LADY PATRIOT  BASKETBALL GAMES…WHICH INCLUDE
FRESHMAN….JUNIOR VARSITY…AND VARSITY  GAMES….
SEASON TICKETS….HOWEVER…ARE NOT ACCEPTS  FOR THE SOUTH CENTRAL BANK/HALTON CLASSIC  OR FOR ANY POST
SEASON TOURNAMENTS…….

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..
MOREHEAD IS ON THE ROAD TO CINCINNATI…..

AND IN WOMEN’S GAMES….
KENTUCKY IS AT HOME TO PLAY MOREHEAD…..




ARREST
11/18/14

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

DEPUTY JORDAN CONSTANT SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING ON 22 YEAR OLD TAYLOR D.
VINCENT OF SEVEN 26 MONA CHERRY ROAD……



ARREST
11/18/14

SOME ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER DAVID CLARK CHARGED 47 YEAR OLD MICHAEL W. KINSLOW OF FOUR-12 SOUTH SIXTH WITH ASSAULT FOURTH
DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE….

AND 41 YEAR OLD CORNELL D. HINES OF FIVE-15 WATER STREET WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER CLARK ON A WARRANT
CHARGING ALCOHOL INTOXICATION  IN A PUBLIC PLACE FIRST AND SECOND OFFENCE……



SCHOOL BOARD
11/18/14

IT WAS A RATHER ROUTINE MEETING FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION LAST NIGHT…
THE BOARD DID APPROVE  THE NON-RESIDENT CONTRACTS WITH BARREN COUNTY, BOWLING GREEN, SIMPSON COUNTY,
GLASGOW, MONROE COUNTY AND WARREN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICTS  FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEAR….
CHAD COOPER INFORMED THE BOARD THAT THE MOST KIDS EVER HAVE SIGNED UP FOR THIS YEAR’S  “TOGETHER FOR
CHRISTMAS PROGRAM”……

AND DIRECTOR OF PUPIL PERSONNEL….GARY DEWITT…REPORTED THAT FOR THE THIRD MONTH OF SCHOOL
ATTENDANCE A WAS  95-POINT-THREE-ONE PERCENT…WHICH WAS UP FROM  94-POINT-88 PERCENT FOR THE THIRD
MONTH OF SCHOOL LAST YEAR……



STATE TOBACCO BAN
11/18/14

BEGINNING THURSDAY…..IN CONNECTION WITH THE GREAT AMERICAN SMOKE OUT….THE USE OF TOBACCO AND ALL
OTHER TOBACCO PRODUCTS….AS WELL AS E-CIGARETTES….WILL BE BANNED ON MOST STATE PROPERTY….BOTH
INDOORS AND OUTSIDE….MAKING THE COMMONWEALTH THE FIFTH STATE TO DO SO……

UNDER THE NEW RULES….EMPLOYEES AND VISITORS TO EXECUTIVE BRANCH  AGENCIES  WON’T BE ABLE  TO LIGHT OR
CHEW TOBACCO  ON STATE-OWNED OR STATE-LEASED BUILDINGS….IN STATE OWNED VEHICLES…OR ON STATE
PROPERY…..INCLUDING PARKING LOTS…SIDE WALKS…..AND GREEN SPACES UNDER THE CONTROL OF THE EXECUTIVE
BRANCH…
THE POLICY AFFECTS ABOUT  28-HUNDRED 88 STATE OWNED BUILDINGS AND 568 STATE-LEASED  BUILDINGS…..
THE GOVERNOR  DOES NOT HAVE THE AUTHORITY  TO BAN SMOKING ON PROPERTY  OVERSEEN BY THE JUDICIAL AND
LEGISLATIVE BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT  OR CONSTITUTIONAL  OFFICERS…



SPORTS
11/18/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY……

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL BOY’S BASKETBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO MOSS… WHILE THE GIRL’S TEAM ENTERTAINS MOSS……

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..

MURRAY STATE IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON BLACKBURN AND BEREA TRAVELS TO BRESCIA……

AND IN MEN’S GAMES…..

EASTERN KENTUCKY HOSTS KENTUCKY CHRISTIAN, MURRAY STATE GOES TO MIDDLE TENNESSEE, KENTUCKY IS IN
INDIANAPOLIS TO PLAY KANSAS AND THE TOPPERS ARE IN  MINNESOTA……




ARREST
11/17/14

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER ADAM REES CHARGED 30 YEAR OLD ANTHONY T. MINIX OF 78 MONA CHERRY ROAD WITH VIOLATION OF A
KENTUCKY A-P-O/D-V-O……

AND 18 YEAR OLD PAUL HOLDEN, JUNIOR OF FOUR-ZERO-TWO NORTH FOURTH WAS SERVED A WARRANT  CHARGING
THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING……



CORE BREAKFAST
11/17/14

THE “CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE” WILL BE HOLDING THEIR ANNUAL “THANKSGIVING PRAYER BREAKFAST” TOMORROW…..
IF YOU PLAN ON ATTENDING IT’S ASK THAT YOU LET THE CORE KNOW BY CALLING   TWO-THREE-SEVEN-FIVE-SEVEN-ZERO-
FOUR……



STATE PARKS WINTER SCHEDULE
11/17/14

THE KENTUCKY STATE PARK ARE NOW OPEN ON THEIR WINTER SCHEDULE… BUT THERE ARE STILL MANY EVENTS
PLANNED….INCLUDING WILDLIFE VIEWING WEEKENDS…FAMILY ADVENTURE WEEK-ENDS…AND FIVE-K RACES…..

ALL 17 RESORT PARKS  WILL BE OPEN EVERY WEEK-END ALL WINTER AND WILL BE SERVING THE ANNUAL THANKSGIVING  
DAY BUFFETT…..SEVEN RESORT PARK LODGES WILL REMAIN OPEN SEVEN  DAYS A WEEK AND THE OTHER 10 REPOST
PARK LODGES AND RESTAURANTS WILL BE OPEN THURSDAY  DINNER THRU SUNDAY LUNCH THRU  MARCH EIGHTH….
COTTAGES AT ALL RESORT PARKS ARE AVAILABLE FOR RENTAL  SEVEN DAYS A WEEK….AND THE PARKS SYSTEM’S GOLF
COURSES REMAIN OPEN WEATHER PERMITTING……



NFL SCHEDULE
11/17/14


AND IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

THE TITANS ENTERTAIN THE STEELERS…..



COLLEGE BASKETBALL
11/17/14


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..

VANDY IS AT  HOME TO PLAY GREEN BAY, TENNESSEE ENTERTAINS ORAL ROBERTS AND KENTUCKY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON
BAYLOR…..

IN MEN’S GAMES…..
MOREHEAD HOSTS CINCINNATI CHRISTIAN AND LOUISVILLE IS AT HOME TO PLAY  JACKSONVILLE…..;



REESE OUT
11/17/14


LONG TIME GREENWOOD HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL COACH PENNY REESE HAS BEEN REMOVED….…

CITING A “NEGATIVE CLIMATE”…..SATURDAY GREENWOOD PRINCIPAL  GREG DUNN RELEASED A STATEMENT SAYING THE
SCHOOL HAS DECIDED TO MOVE IN A DIFFERENT DIRECTION  WITH A NEW COACH IN TWENTY-15……….


SCORES
11/17/14


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…IT WAS LOUISVILLE 77 AND U-T MARTIN 43 AND MOREHEAD DOWNED GEORGE MASON
79 TO 70…

IN MEN’S GAMES….VANDY GOT THE BEST OF TREVECCA 83 TO 56 AND KENTUCKY BEAT BUFFALO  71 TO 52….

IN THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE…..THE FALCONS GOT PAST CAROLINA 19 TO 17 AND THE BENGALS DOWNED NEW
ORLEANS 27 TO 10….

AND THE NASCAR SEASON CAME TO AN END AS KEVIN HARVICK TOOK THE TWENTY-14 CROWN…..




MAMMOTH CAVE FEE INCREASES
11/17/14


NOW THRU DECEMBER FIFTH….MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK IS SEEKING PUBLIC  COMMENT ON PROPOSED
INCREASES  IN USER FEES WHICH WOULD TAKE EFFECT NEXT YEAR…

THE AUTHORITY  TO CHARGE RECREATIONAL  FEES AT NATIONAL PARKS  STEMS FROM THE TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR
FEDERAL LAND RECREATION ENHANCEMENT  ACT…
THE PROPOSED INCREASES WOULD  PROVIDE AN ADDITIONAL 350-THOUSAND  DOLLARS PER YEAR FOR THE PARK…

AT MAMMOTH CAVE…80-PERCENT OF THE MONEY COLLECTED IS USED IN THE PARK TO PROVIDE FACILITIES AND SERVICES
THAT HAVE DIRECT BENEFIT TO PARK VISITORS….
AND THE REMAINING  20-PERCNT HELPS SUPPORT PROJECTS IN THE 270 NATIONAL  PARK UNITS THAT  DO NOT CHARGE
ENTRANCE  FEES….LIKE THE ABRAHAM LINCOLN BIRTHPLACE IN HODGENVILLE…..



NOW THRU DECEMBER FIFTH….MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK IS SEEKING PUBLIC  COMMENT ON PROPOSED INCREASES
IN USER FEES WHICH WOULD TAKE EFFECT NEXT YEAR…

THE AUTHORITY  TO CHARGE RECREATIONAL  FEES AT NATIONAL PARKS  STEMS FROM THE TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR
FEDERAL LAND RECREATION ENHANCEMENT  ACT…
THE PROPOSED INCREASES WOULD  PROVIDE AN ADDITIONAL 350-THOUSAND  DOLLARS PER YEAR FOR THE PARK…

AT MAMMOTH CAVE…80-PERCENT OF THE MONEY COLLECTED IS USED IN THE PARK TO PROVIDE FACILITIES AND SERVICES
THAT HAVE DIRECT BENEFIT TO PARK VISITORS….
AND THE REMAINING  20-PERCNT HELPS SUPPORT PROJECTS IN THE 270 NATIONAL  PARK UNITS THAT  DO NOT CHARGE
ENTRANCE  FEES….LIKE THE ABRAHAM LINCOLN BIRTHPLACE IN HODGENVILLE…..



MEETINGS
11/171/4


ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETS TONIGHT AT 6 AND GRAHAM LODGE AND THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
BOTH MEET AT 7…..

THE HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASE COUNCIL MEET TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4….

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



HEAP
11/17/14


APPLICATIONS FOR THE  HOME EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM….BETTER KNOWN AS HEAP…. ARE BEING TAKEN AT
THE ALLEN COUNTY COMMUNITY  ACTION OFFICE BY THE FIRST LETTER OF THE LAST NAME OF THE HEAD OF THE
HOUSEHOLD….….

TODAY….THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE LETTER “H” MAY APPLY…...
TOMORROW….THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE LETTERS “I AND J” MAY APPLY…..
WEDNESDAY….THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE LETTER “K” MAY APPLY…..
THURSDAY….THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE LETTER “L” MAY APPLY….
AND FRIDAY….THOSE THOSE WHOSE  LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE LETTER “M” MAY APPLY…..



KYNECT ENROLLMENT OPEN
11/17/14


OPEN ENROLLMENT THROUGH “KYNECT”…THE COMMONWEALTH’S HEALTH BENEFIT EXCHANGE…BEGAN SATURDAY AND
RUNS THRU FEBRUARY  15TH….
ON SATURDAY……62-HUNDRED VISITORS TO THE “KYNECT” WEBSITE VIEWED  158-THOUSAND PAGES……FIVE-THOUSAND
CONDUCTED PRELIMINARY SCREENINGS….479 NEW ACCOUNTS  WERE CREATED….AND 504 APPLICATIONS WERE  
SUBMITTED……

ONE-THOUSAND INDIVIDUALS ALSO DOWN LOADED THE NEW “KYNECT” APP…WHICH ALLOWS INDIVIDUALS  A  CHANCE TO
REVIEW THEIR OPTIONS AND RATES…BUT A TRIP TO THE WEBSITE IS REQUIRED TO COMPLETE  AN APPLICATION…..
WITH LIMITED EXCEPTIONS…..THE FEDERAL HEALTH CARE LAW REQUIRES EVERY AMERICAN  TO OBTAIN HEALTH
INSURANCE OR FACE  FINANCIAL PENALTY….OF THE 521-THOUSAND KENTUCKIANS WHO HAVE SIGNED UP SO FAR…ABOUT
80-THOUSAND HAVE PURCHASES PRIVATE INSURANCE…AND THE OTHER 440-THOUSAND  HAVE QUALIFIED  FOE
MEDICAID…….



BROWN
11/17/14


36 YEAR OLD BENNY JOE “JODY-COOTER” BROWN OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY…..FUNERAL SERVICES  WILL BE
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN OAK FOREST NUMBER TWO CEMETERY….
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS FATHER; BENNY BROWN…..HIS MOTHER AND STEP-FATHER; JUDY AND MIKE GOODRUM…A
BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; CHAD AND KENITA…AND AN AUNT; MARGARET SHIPLEY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…A NIECE AND
NEPHEW ALSO SURVIVE….



SPORTS
11/14/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….

KENTUCKY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON APPALACHIAN STATE, LOUISVILLE HOSTS I-U-P-U-I AND  THE LADY TOPPERS ARE AT
HOME TO PLAY CENTRAL ARKANSAS…..

AND IN MEN’S GAMES….KENTUCKY ENTERTAINS  GRAND CANYON AND  LOUISVILLE TAKES ON MINNESOTA IN PUERTO
RICO…..


AND HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS CONTINUE……

IN CLASS ONE “A”…….RUSSELLVILLE TAKES ON HOLY CROSS AND CAMPBELLSVILLE TANGLES WITH HAZARD…..
CLASS TWO “A”…FIND GLASGOW GOING AGAINST DESALES……
IN CLASS THREE “A”…..ADAIR COUNTY PLAYS PADUCAH TILGHMAN AND SOUTH WARREN TANGLES WITH TRIGG COUNTY…..
CLASS FOUR ‘A”….WARREN EAST TAKES  ON OWENSBORO AND FRANKLIN/SIMPSON  GOES AGAINST MADISONVILLE NORTH
HOPKINS….
AND IN CLASS FIVE “A”….BOWLING GREEN TANGLES WITH HOPKINSVILLE




ARREST
11/13/14

SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE……

CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON CHARGED 37 YEAR OLD GEORGE D. WHITNEY OF 59 JEFFERSON SCHOOL ROAD WITH ALCOHOL
INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE THIRD OR GREATER OFFENSE IN 12-MONTHS…..

AND 38 YEAR OLD JEFFERY G. KITCHENS OF 14-ZERO-SEVEN PEA RIDGE ROAD WAS ARRESTED ON A WARRANT CHARGING
FAILURE TO APPEAR ON FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT CHARGES……



ARREST
11/13/14


SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..

DEPUTY DWIGHT KEEN CHARGED 36 YEAR OLD MICHAEL D. WITT OF FRANKLIN AND 41 YEAR OLD AMY D. PAYNE WITH 71
CARVER ROAD BOTH WITH BURGLARY…DEPUTY KEEN ALSO CHARGED PAYNE WITH CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY
WEAPON…..

34 YEAR OLD PHILLIP TAYLOR OF 51 HINTON AVENUE…APARTMENT D-ONE… WAS CHARGED BY DEPUTY CHRIS BARTON
WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA…. DEPUTY BARTON ALSO
SERVED A WARRANT ON TAYLOR CHARGING PAROLE VIOLATION……




SCHOOL CLOSINGS
11/13/14

WITH THE FIRST TASTE OF WINTER WEATHER IN THE AIR…..THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT  HAS ISSUED A
REMINDER ABOUT ITS WINTER WEATHER NOTIFICATION POLICY……
THE UPDATED POLICY REFLECTS AN OPTION THAT THE DISTRICT RESTARTED LAST YEAR….THE ONE AND TWO HOUR
DELAY TO START THE SCHOOL DAY….. THIS OPTION ALLOWS THE OPENING OF SCHOOL TO BE DELAYED TO ALLOW
CONDITIONS TO IMPROVE OR OFFICIALS TO FURTHER MONITOR WINTER  WEATHER  SITUATION AND CONDITIONS…….
IF THE DELAY OPTION IS USED…..A “ONE CALL” WILL BE SENT OUT BY OR BEFORE FIVE-30 AND WVLE AND WLCK…ALONG
WITH WBKO AND THE NASHVILLE T-V STATIONS WILL ALSO BE NOTIFIED….AND WHEN A DECISION TO CLOSE SCHOOL IS
MADE…THE SAME NOTIFICATION PROCEDURE  WILL BE USED….
IN THE EVENT OF AN EARLY DISMISSAL…A “ONE CALL” MESSAGE WILL BE SENT OUT AND WVLE AND WLCK….ALONG WITH  
WBKO WILL BE NOTIFIED….
ANY PARENT OR GUARDIAN WHO DOES NOT CURRENTLY RECEIVE “ONE CALL’ FROM THE SCHOOL DISTRICT….CAN BE
ADDED TO THE NOTIFICATION LIST  BY CALLING THE CENTRAL OFFICE AT SIX-ONE-EIGHT-31-81…….



ACCIDENT
11/13/14

AN ACCIDENT ON BRIGGS HILL ROAD…..IN WARREN COUNTY….INJURED  FOUR PERSONS….INCLUDING TWO ALLEN
COUNTY RESIDENTS….

THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFFS DEPARTMENT SAYS A TWO-THOUSAND-SIX STRATUS DRIVEN BY 24 YEAR OLD DESTINY
GIBSON  OF SCOTTSVILLE SIDESWIPED A TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT GALANT OPERATED BY 25 YEAR OLD JOHN MCCAWLEY OF
BOWLING GREEN…..
BOTH DRIVERS ALONG WITH THEIR PASSENGERS…..2 YEAR OLD KIERA GIBSON AND 23 YEAR OLD HEATHER PILLOW….
WERE TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN FOR TREATMENT…….



SPORTS
11/13/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

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

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….
LINDSEY WILSON HOSTS LIFE……

WOMEN’S GAMES HAVE….
LINDSEY WILSON AT HOME TO PLAY LINDENWOOD…..

AND IN MEN’S/WOMEN’S DOUBLEHEADERS….

GEORGETOWN TRAVELS TO UNIVERSITY OF THE CUMBERLANDS AND CAMPBELLSVILLE ENTERTAINS ST. CATHERINE…..

AND IN THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL…..

BUFFALO IS ON THE ROAD TO MIAMI……




JENT
11/11/14

82 YEAR OLD JESSIE EDWARD “RED” JENT OF FRANKLIN DIED SUNDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE…..FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE
ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT BOOKER/GILBERT FUNERAL HOME IN FRANKLIN
WITH BURIAL IN OLD BRUCH CEMETERY WITH MILITARY HONORS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (TUES)
AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; ARZELLA JENT….THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; SHEILA AND ROGER CHANDLER AND
LEIGH AND PHILLIP COLEMAN ALL OF FRANKLIN AND TAMMY AND DALE MCGUFFIN OF BOWLING GREEN….AND TWO
SISTERS; EDNA BUNCH OF FRANKLIN AND EARLINE LAWRENCE OF BOWLING GREEN…..10 GRANDCHILDREN, 12 GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN, A GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILD AND SEVERAL STEP GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



KY VETERANS & ARTHRITIS
11/11/14

ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT FOR PUBLIC HEALTH…. VETERANS IN THE COMMONWEALTH SUFFER FROM
ARTHRITIS AT HIGHER RATES THAN NON-VETERANS…..
AND KENTUCKY VETERANS HAVE THE THIRD  HIGHEST RATE OF ARTHRITIS  IN THE NATION…WITH 38-PERCENT OF
VETERANS REPORTING THEY HAVE ARTHRITIS…COMPARED TO THE COMMONWEALTH’S OVERALL RATE OF 32-PERCENT……

AND IN KENTUCKY….ARTHRITIS  ISN’T  CONFINED TO OLDER ADULTS…AS TWO-THIRDS OF KENTUCKIANS WITH ARTHRITIS
ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 64…….

IN ADDITION TO PAIN AND DISCOMFORT…..LOSS OF PRODUCTIVITY AND WORK ABSENTEEISM…..ARTHRITIS ALSO
INCREASES AND INDIVIDUALS  RISK OF FALLING……



DRUG THEFT
11/11/14

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING A COMMERCIAL PHARMACY BURGLARY….

SATURDAY MORNING….AROUND ONE-30….PHARMACY ARTS LOCATED AT 31 BURNLEY ROAD WAS ENTERED BY KNOCKING
A HOLE THROUGH THE BRICK WALL….THE ALARM SYSTEM WAS DISABLED….AND A LARGE AMOUNT OF PILLS AND CASH
WERE REMOVED….

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION  ON THIS INCIDENT IS ASKED TO CALL DETECTIVE JOHN ROSE AT TWO-THREE-SEVEN-36-
11…..
OR CRIME STOPPERS AT EIGHT-SIX-SIX-EIGHT-FOUR-TWO-CLUE…….



ARREST
11/11/14

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER ADAM REES SERVED A WARRANT…..CHARGING FUGITIVE FROM ANOTHER STATE….ON CHAD  ANTHONY OF TWO-21
CATHERINE’S ROAD……



KYNECT ENROLLMENT
11/11/14


THE NEXT SIGN-UP UP PERIOD  FOR KENTUCKIANS  NEEDING HEALTH INSURANCE BEGINS NOVEMBER  15TH AND RUNS
THRU FEBRUARY 15……

AND “KYNECT”…..THE COMMONWEALTH’S HEALTH BENEFIT EXCHANGE….HAS MADE SOME IMPROVEMENTS FOR THIS
ENROLLMENT PERIOD……
ONE IS A FREE  “APP”…..AVAILABLE FOR APPLE AND ANDROID SMARTPHONES…..THAT WILL  HELP CONSUMERS  GET
ESTIMATES  AND FIND PLANS THEY’RE ELIGIBLE  FOR……
.AND THE “KYNECT” WEB-SITE  HAS ALSO SEEN SOME IMPROVEMENTS….. ENTERING YOUR BASIC INFORMATION  WILL SHOW
WHICH PLANS ARE AVAILABLE AND WILL ALSO DISPLAY LY THE FINAL AMOUNT CONSUMERS WILL PAY FOR THOSE PLAYS….
WITH DISCOUNTS AND SUBSIDIES ALREADY CALCULATED…..…..
AND TO SUPPORT  THE HIGH VOLUME OF WEB-SITE VISITORS AND APPLICATIONS….. “KYNECT” ADMINISTRATOR HAVE ALSO
ADDED NEW SERVERS  TO EXPAND HE CAPACITY…..



SPORTS
11/11/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE MIDDLE SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL TEAM PLAYS AT SOUTH WARREN…. AND THE GIRLS TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON
SOUTH WARREN……

AND IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..

GEORGETOWN IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON MIDWAY……




MEETINGS
11/10/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS THIS MORNING AT 9…..

THE DEMOCRATIC WOMEN’S CLUB MEETS TO NIGHT AT SIX-30 AND CITY COUNCIL AND THE BEEKEEPERS BOTH MEET AT
7…..

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4 THE INTERMEDIATE  CENTER SITE BASED COUNCIL MEETS…..

THURSDAY NIGHT AT SIX-30 THE LIONS CLUB MEETS AND THE JAYCEES AND FISH AND GAME CLUB MOTH MEET AT 7…….



ARREST
11/10/14

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

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED 55 YEAR OLD RICKY SIMMONS OF 413 1/2 SOUTH 7TH WITH THEFT BY UNLAWFUL
TAKING……



ARREST
11/10/14

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER DAVID CLARK SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE ON 48 YEAR OLD JOSEPH K.
PETERSON OF 10-57 LAMBERT ROAD……



HEAP
11/10/14

APPLICATIONS FOR THE  HOME EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM….BETTER KNOWN AS HEAP…. ARE BEING TAKEN AT
THE ALLEN COUNTY COMMUNITY  ACTION OFFICE BY THE FIRST LETTER OF THE LAST NAME OF THE HEAD OF THE
HOUSEHOLD….….

TODAY…..THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN  WITH THE LETTERS “D AND E” MAY APPLY….
THE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED TOMORROW FOR VETERANS DAY……
WEDNESDAY….THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE LETTER “F” MAY APPLY……
THURSDAY…..THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WITH THE LETTER “G” MAY APPLY…..
AND FRIDAY….THOSE WHOSE LAST NAMES BEGIN WIT THE LETTER “H” MAY APPLY…..



VETERANS DAY CLOSINGS
11/10/14

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

FEDERAL, STATE AND COUNTY OFFICES CLOSED…..
POST OFFICE CLOSED TOMORROW AND THERE WILL BE NO MAIL DELIVERY…..
TRANSFER STATION, ANIMAL SHELTER, HEALTH DEPARTMENT AND PUBLIC LIBRARY CLOSED TOMORROW….
CITY OFFICES CLOSED TOMORROW AND TOMORROW’S TRASH ROUTES WILL BE PICKED UP WEDNESDAY THE 12TH…..
AND SOME FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS ARE CLOSED TOMORROW  

ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT OFFICE OPEN TOMORROW…..
THE CORE WILL BE OPEN TOMORROW…..
AND  THERE WILL BE SCHOOL IN THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT TOMORROW…..



SINK HOLE CLOSED
11/10/14

IF YOU MISSED SEEING THE SINKHOLE THAT OPENED UP UNDER THE NATIONAL  CORVETTE MUSEUM BACK IN FEBRUARY….
YOU WON’T HAVE ANOTHER CHANCE….. AS  CONSTRUCTION TO REPAIR THE DAMAGE IS BEGINNING TODAY AND IS
EXPECTED TO TAKE ABOUT EIGHT MONTHS TO COMPLETE….…

THE PLEXI-GLASS VIEWING WINDOW WILL REMAIN OPEN DURING CONSTRUCTION  FOR VISITORS TO VIEW THE
PROGRESS…AND A TEMPORARY SINKHOLE MIN-EXHIBIT WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE…

THREE OF THE SIX “SINKHOLE” CORVETTES WHICH HAVE BEEN ON DISPLAY IN THE SKYDOME HAVE BEEN MOVED TO OTHER
PUBLIC VIEWING AREAS WHERE THEY WEILL REMAIN UNTIL L THE SKYDOME RE-OPENS NEXT JULY…..




KENTUCKY FARMERS TO SELL IN KROGER
11-8-14

SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS AND SOME KENTUCKY FARMERS WILL BE SELLING SOME OF THEIR PRODUCTS IN KROGER
STORES ACROSS THE STATE.

ACCORDING TO STATE AG. COMMISSIONER JAMES COMER 125 PRODUCTS FROM KENTUCKY PROUD PRODUCERS WILL BE
SOLD IN AT LEAST 88 STORES IN THE COMMONWEALTH.

LOCAL KENTUCKY PROUD PRODUCTS ARE SOLD DURING THE SUMMERTIME FARMER’S MARKET IN SCOTTSVILLE AND
ALLEN COUNTY.









POACHING A CRIME
11-8-14


MODERN GUN SEASON FOR DEER OPENED TODAY (SAT) AND OUTDOORS ENTHUSIASTS WHO WITNESS ANY ILLEGAL
HUNTING ACTIVITY ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT IT TO THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE RESOURCES.

CALLS NOW GO THROUGH THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE DISPATCH SYSTEM AND ARE THEN ROUTED TO CONSERVATION
OFFICERS IN THE FIELD.

POACHING A DEER, ELK OR BEAR IS A SERIOUS CRIME IN KENTUCKY. POACHERS MAY BE FINED UP TO $1,000 AND SPEND
UP TO A YEAR IN JAIL UPON CONVICTION. VIOLATORS MUST ALSO PAY RESTITUTION COSTS FOR THE ANIMAL POACHED….
CONVICTED POACHERS ALSO FORFEIT THEIR HUNTING PRIVILEGES FOR AS LONG AS 3 YEARS.

IF YOU SEE SOMEONE POACHING OR COMMITTING OTHER WILDLIFE VIOLATIONS, DON’T HESITATE TO REPORT IT. ACTIONS
THAT YOU TAKE NOW CAN MAKE FOR BETTER HUNTING FOR EVERYONE IN THE FUTURE.








SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY
11-8-14


FIRST THERE WAS BLACK FRIDAY, THEN CYBER MONDAY. IN 2010, THE FIRST SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY TOOK PLACE THE
FIRST WEEKEND AFTER THANKSGIVING – AND TODAY IT HAS GROWN INTO A NATIONAL MOVEMENT IN SUPPORT OF SMALL
BUSINESSES AND THE SHOP SMALL MOVEMENT, A GRASSROOTS EFFORT TO DRIVE SHOPPERS TO LOCAL MERCHANTS.
THIS YEAR, SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY WILL BE NOV. 29,  THE HIGHLIGHT OF MANY HOLIDAY EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES
PLANNED AND ALREADY UNDERWAY IN KENTUCKY MAIN STREET PROGRAM (KYMS) COMMUNITIES. THE PROGRAM WAS
CREATED IN 1979 TO HELP REVERSE THE ECONOMIC DECLINE THAT HAD TAKEN PLACE IN MANY SMALL COMMUNITIES AS
RETAILERS AND HOUSING BEGAN TO MOVE AWAY FROM DOWNTOWN.





MADDEN GUILTY
11/07/14
4:05PM

IN ALLEN CIRCUIT  COURT….WILLIAM MADDEN OF SCOTTSVILLE HAS BEEN FOUND GUILTY OF THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING
OVER 10-THOUSAND DOLLARS AS A PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER AND THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-LESS THAN 500-
DOLLARS…
THE CONVICTION  STEMS FROM AN INCIDENT  IN MARCH OF THIS YEAR  AT 10-46 HALIFAX/BAILEY ROAD….
MADDEN WAS SENTENCED TO TWENTY YEARS AND 500-DOLLARS WHICH IS THE MAXIMUM HE COULD RECEIVE…..AND FINAL
SENTENCING WILL BE NOVEMBER 18TH……







MAN INDICTED AFTER STABBING BROTHER, KILLING HIM
11-8-14


THE SIMPSON COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS INDICTED A FRANKLIN MAN ON A CHARGE OF MURDER IN CONNECTION WITH THE
DEATH OF HIS BROTHER.
27-YEAR-OLD PAUL JOHNSON WAS ALSO CHARGED WITH ASSAULT AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER AFTER THE SEPT.
20TH INVESTIGATION INTO THE DEATH OF 24-YEAR-OLD PATRICK R. JOHNSON.
THE YOUNGER JOHNSON WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT FRANKLIN AFTER HE WAS STABBED.
THE ASSAULT CHARGE STEMS FROM PAUL JOHNSON ALLEGEDLY STABBING HIS STEP FATHER, GREG WALKER IN THE HOME
WHILE HE WAS ATTEMPTING TO BREAK UP THE FIGHT BETWEEN HIS TWO STEP SONS.





MAN SHOOTS HIMSELF AFTER BEING PULLED OVER
11-8-14



YESTERDAY (FRI) AFTERNOON AROUND 3:20 KENTUCKY STATE POLICE POST 3 BOWLING GREEN WAS CONTACTED BY
TENNESSEE LAW ENFORCEMENT REQUESTING ASSISTANCE IN STOPPING A VEHICLE BEING OPERATED BY 45-YEAR-OLD
JOSEPH PARKER OF SPRINGFIELD, TENNESSEE, WHO WAS TRAVELING ON I 65 NORTH IN SIMPSON COUNTY. PARKER WAS
WANTED IN CONNECTION WITH A MURDER THAT HAD TAKEN PLACE IN TENNESSEE.

KSP TROOPERS OBSERVED PARKER DRIVING A 2007 TOYOTA CAMRY TRAVELING NORTH AT THE 10.2 MILE MARKER AND
WAS PULLED OVER….AFTER A SHORT STANDOFF PARKER SHOT HIMSELF WHILE SITTING IN THE DRIVER SEAT OF HIS
VEHICLE…. HE WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE BY THE SIMPSON COUNTY CORONER'S OFFICE.

PARKER CALLED 911 IN SPRINGFIELD EARLY YESTERDAY MORNING  IDENTIFIED HIMSELF AND TOLD POLICE HE HAD KILLED
HIS WIFE, 43-YEAR-OLD  SAMANTHA PARKER.  HER PARTIALLY DISMEMBERED BODY WAS FOUND STUFFED INSIDE THE
FAMILY’S FREEZER IN THE GARAGE.





CONE
11-7-14



44-YEAR-OLD CHRISTINE CONE OF ADOLPHUS DIED YESTERDAY (THURS)… FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AT TWO AT THE WOODARD FUNERAL HOME IN WESTMORELAND…VISITATION BEGINS SUNDAY MORNING AT
TEN AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY THREE SONS… MICHAEL MOORE OF PORTLAND… JOSH MOORE OF BETHPAGE… AND BRADLEY
ROBERTS OF MORGANTOWN…AND A DAUGHTER… GABRIELLE ROBERTS OF ADOLPHUS… HER MOTHER AND STEP-
FATHER…YOLANDA AND JIM QUEEN OF ADOLPHUS… THREE SISTERS…VEALERIE ARMFIELD OF SCOTTSVILLE.. ROBIN FUNK
OF RICHMOND AND HOLLY JONES OF ASHLAND CITY, TENNESSEE… AND THREE BROTHERS… BRIAN CONE OF ST. LOUIS…
TONY QUEEN OF LAFAYETTE AND ROBERT QUEEN OF MISSOURI… ONE GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES.






ARREST
11/07/14


A COUPLE OF ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….
FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP…..31 YEAR OLD DEREK ANDERSON OF 10-46 CLINE ROAD WAS CHARGED  BY OFFICER JAMES
TALBOTT WITH TWO COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
AND GLARING  HEADLIGHTS….OFFICER TALBOTT ALSO SERVED  WARRANTS ON ANDERSON CHARGING TWO COUNTS OF
MANUFACTURING METH, TWO COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, PROBATION
VIOLATION, CARELESS DRIVING, FAILURE TO PRODUCE AN INSURANCE CARD, SPEEDING, ESCAPE, TWO COUNTS OF
UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF A METH PRECURSOR, POSSESSING ANHYDROUS AMMONIA TO MANUFACTURE METH, TWO
COUNTS OF PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER AND  FAILURE TO APPEAR…..

AND SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT ARRESTED 54 YEAR OLD LARRY E. MICKALLS ON A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO
APPEAR…..





TIDBALL
11/07/14


81 YEAR OLD RONALD TIDBALL OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…..
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT  HILL
CEMETERY  WITH MILITARY HONORS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW ( SAT) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL
HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; PAT TIDBALL….A SON; SEAN OF OHIO….AND TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; TRACI
PEPPERS OF GLASGOW  AND TANYA AND BILLY BENNINGFIELD OF CAMPBELLSVILLE……THREE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO
SURVIVE……





MAYS ELECTED DIRECTOR
11/07/14


AN ALLEN COUNTY RESIDENT HAS BEEN ELECTED TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF FARM CREDIT MID-AMERICA…..

JIMMY MAYS OF SCOTTSVILLE SERVED TWO PREVIOUS  TERMS ON THE BOARD OF THE 20-BILLION DOLLAR FINANCIAL
SERVICES COOPERATIVE  THAT SERVES INDIANA….OHIO….KENTUCKY…..AND TENNESSEE  FARMERS…AGRIBUSINESSES
AND RURAL RESIDENTS…..
THE FARM CREDIT MID-AMERICA BOARD OF DIRECTORS IS COMPRISED  18 MEMBERS…..FOUR CUSTOMER DIRECTORS
FROM EACH OF THE FOUR STATES THE ASSOCIATION SERVES AND TWO APPOINTED DIRECTORS……





HOLT
11/07/14


84 YEAR OLD WILMA CALVERT HOLT OF INDIANAPOLIS DIED WEDNESDAY AT ST. FRANCIS HOSPITAL….GRAVESIDE SERVICES
FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE MONDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON; ALLEN OF INDIANA…..SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN AND 10 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO
SURVIVE……




SPORTS
11/07/14

THE PATRIOTS OPEN THE PLAY-OFFS AS THE TRAVEL TO MADISONVILLE NORTH HOPKINS……

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……

IN COLLEGE BASKETBALL….

MEN’S/WOMEN’S DOUBLEHEADERS FIND LINDSEY WILSON HOSTING MIAMI UNIVERSITY-MIDDLETON….

AND IN WOMEN’S GAMES…..GEORGETOWN IS AT HOME TO PLAY BRESCIA AND THE LADY TOPPERS ENTERTAIN  
BELLARMINE……




ABRAMSON
11/06/14

PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA HAS ANNOUNCED HE’S APPOINTING  LIEUTENANT GOVERN JERRY ABRAMSON AS HIS LIAISON
TO STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS….

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR….WHO CHOSE ABRAMSON AS HIS RUNNING MATE IN TWENTY-11…..SAYS HE WILL APPOINT
FORMER STATE AUDITOT CRIT LUALLEN TO REPLACE ABRAMSON  FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE TERM WHICH ENDS IN
DECEMBER  TWENTY-15……
ONE OF ABRAMSON’S DUTIES WILL BE TO HELP COORDINATE WITH STATES ON THE UPCOMING  SECOND OPEN
ENROLLMENT  UNDER OBAMA’S HEALTH CARE LAW…….



FRAUD HOTLINE
11/06/14

FOR TUESDAY’S ELECTION…..THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S ELECTION FRAUD HOTLINE RECEIVED 226 CALLS FROM MORE
THAT 50 COUNTIES….

33 OF THE CALLS INVOLVED  COMPLAINTS  OF ELECTIONEERING  WITHIN 300-FEET OF THE POLLS…AND 16 CALLES
INVOLVED ALLEGATIONS OF VOTE BUYING AND SELLING….
THE MOST CALLS CAME FROM JEFFERSON COUNTY WITH  57….FAYETTE AND MADISON COUNTIES BOTH HAD 13 CALLS….
AND MAGOFFIN COUNTY 12…..

AND AS REQUIRED BY STATE LAW….THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE IS REQUIRED TO CONDUCT A POST-ELECTION
AUDIT INVESTIGATION  IN NO FEWER  THAN FIVE-PERCENT  OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S COUNTIES FOLLOWING EACH
PRIMARY AND GENERAL ELECTION….
THE COUNTIES  WILL BE SELECTED IN A PUBLIC DRAWING  THAT MUST BE DONE WITHIN 20-DAYS OF THE ELECTION…..



SPORTS
11/06/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

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

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..

GEORGETOWN HOSTS BRESCIA……

AND IN THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

THE BENGALS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE BROWNS…..





NEW DEPUTIES
11-4-14

FOUR NEW ALLEN COUNTY DEPUTIES WERE SWORN IN TODAY, ON THIS ELECTION DAY….

THEY ARE JACOB COSTELLO, TIM ROBINSON BRIAN EATON AND BRANDON LOVETT.

30-YEAR-OLD COSTELLO…21-YEAR-OLD EATON AND 23 YEAR-OLD LOVETT ARE ALL FROM ALLEN COUNTY AND 30-YEAR-OLD
ROBINSON, FOR THE PAST FIVE YEARS WAS CAPTAIN AT THE WARREN COUNTY JAIL.




KIRTLEY
11-4-14

89-YEAR-OLD JUDY CASSADY KIRTLEY OF BOWLING GREEN DIED FRIDAY AT HOSPICE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY…. A
MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT THREE AT EASTWOOD BAPTIST CHURCH…VISITATION BEGINS AT
TWO AT THE CHURCH. EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO THE EASTWOOD BAPTIST
CHURCH COMMITTEE OR HOSPICE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY  A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW… ROBERTA AND RICK JOHNSTON OF TENNESSEE…AND THREE SONS
AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW… MASON AND SHANNON OF SCOTTSVILLE… FRANK AND JEANIE OF BOWLING GREEN AND PAUL
AND BRENDA OF GEORGIA… 12 GRANDCHILDREN, THREE STEP GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVEN GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN
ALSO SURVIVE.



REID
11-4-14

78-YEAR-OLD ELDER PAUL REID OF THE CLAIR COMMUNITY DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT HIS RESIDENCE…. FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE REID CEMETERY WITH
MILITARY HONORS. VISITATION BEGINS AFTER NINE TOMORROW (WED) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME… MASONIC RITES
WILL BE HELD TOMORROW (WED) EVENING AT SEVEN AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE DONNIE REID OF THE CLARE COMMUNITY…FOUR SONS AND DAUGHTER’S –IN-LAW… MARK
AND PENNY…DAVID AND MARGIE…JACKIE AND BRIAN REID ALL OF THE CLAIR COMMUNITY…TWO DAUGHTERS…. SHERRI
REID OF ALABAMA AND TRACY POWELL OF THE NEW ROE COMMUNITY AND A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…ANITA AND
JOHNNY HARRIS OF RICHPOND…13 GRANDCHILDREN AND TEN GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.



ATV DEATHS
11/04/14

ACCORDING TO A NEW SURVEY FROM THE INSURANCE INSTITUTE FOR HIGHWAY SAFETY….FROM TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN
THRU TWO-THOUSAND-11…. THE COMMONWEALTH LEAD THE NATION  IN ALL-TERRAIN-VEHICLE DEATHS  WITH 122….AND
PENNSYLVANIA RANKED SECOND WITH 97 DEATHS…..

ABOUT 80-PERCENT OF THOSE SURVEYED HAD AN A-T-V AT HOME…OR ONE READILY AVAILABLE…AND MANY FAMILIES  USE
A-T-Vs AS A PRIMARY SOURCE OF TRANSPORTATION….
MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS  SAY A-T-V ACCIDENTS USUALLY  CAUSE  TRAUMA IN TWO WAYS…..EITHER THE MACHINE LANDS
ON THE HEAD OF THE DRIVER WHO IS NOT WEARING A HELMET….OR THE DRIVER IS THROWN FROM THE A-T-V AND SLAMS
THEIR  HEAD INTO A TREE OR OTHER  SOLID OBJECT…….
AUTHORITIES GO ON TO SAY MANY ACCIDENTS ARE PREVENTABLE IF THEY WEAR HELMETS AND BOOTS…RIDE
APPROPRIATELY  SIZED VEHICLES….STAY OFF ROADS….AND THEY GO ON TO SAY CHILDREN SHOULD  NOT BE ON AN A-T-
V…..



ARREST
11/04/14

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

DETECTIVE JOHN ROSE SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING PAROLE VIOLATION ON 28 YEAR OLD MATT TURNER OF THREE-53
MASSEY…..

AND  31 YEAR OLD DAMON W. ANDERSON OF 85-84 NEW GALLATIN ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY DETECTIVE ROSE ON
WARRANTS CHARGING BURGLARY AND PERSISTENT  FELONY OFFENDER……



SPORTS
11/04/14

THE PATRIOT AND LADY PATRIOT BASKETBALL TEAMS HAVE RELEASED THEIR SCHEDULES FOR THE UPCOMING  SEASON…

THE LADY PATRIOTS….27 AND FOUR LAST YEAR….WILL PLAY 10 HOME GAMES AND 11 AWAY CONTESTS…WILL APPEAR IN
THREE SHOWCASE EVENTS…AND TAKE PART IN THE REPUBLIC BANK CLASSIC….THE LADY PATRIOTS WILL OPEN THE
SEASON DECEMBER SECOND AT HOME AGAINST  SOUTH WARREN….

AND THE PATRIOTS….11 AND 18 LAST YEAR….WILL PLAY 16 HOME GAMES AND 11 AWAY CONTESTS…AND THEY WILL ALSO  
OPEN THE SEASON AT HOME DECEMBER  SECOND AGAINST  SOUTH WARREN……

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT…..

IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL…

THE COLTS BEAT THE GIANTS 40 TO 24…….




MEETINGS
11/03/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…..

THE RELAY FOR LIFE COMMITTEE MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT 5, THE TEAM CAPTAINS MEET AT 6,THE ALLEN COUNTY
LEAGUE OF ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMAN MEET TONIGHT AT SIX-30 AND GRAHAM LODGE AND THE SADDLE CLUB BOTH MEET AT
7……

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 1….THE SCOTTSVILLE ART GUILD MEETS…..

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



ELECTION TURN OUT
11/0314

FOR TOMORROW’S ELECTION…..THE KENTUCKY SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE IS PROJECTING  49-PERCENT OF THE
THREE-POINT-ONE MILLION REGISTERED VOTERS IN THE COMMONWEALTH WILL GO TO THE POLLS….

IN TWENTY-10….IN A SIMILAR  MIDTERM ELECTION WITH ONE U-S SENATE RACE AND COUNTY OFFICES  ON THE BALLOT….
49-PERCENT OF VOTERS WENT TO THE POLLS…..AND 49-POINT-SIX PERCENT VOTED IN THE TWO-THOUSAND-SIX MIDTERM
CYCLE…

AS OF OCTOBER 27TH….22-THOUSAND 390 HAD VOTED ABSENTEE  ON MACHINES IN COUNTY CLERKS’ OFFICES…AND 21-
THOUSAND 598 ABSENTEE BALLOTS HAD BEEN MAILED TO VOTERS….….



SPORTS
11/03/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..
CAMPBELLSVILLE IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON ASBURY……

AND IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

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

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE…..
CINCINNATI BEAT JACKSONVILLE 33 TO 23…..

AND IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..
IT WAS KENTUCKY 116 AND PIKEVILLE 68




NUNN WANTS PLEA TOSSED
10/31/14

FORMER STATE REPRESENTATIVE STEVE NUNN OF GLASGOW…WHO IS SERVING A LIFE SENTENCE IN THE MURDER OF HIS
FORMER FIANCÉE AMANDA ROSS…WANTS THE COURT TO THROW HIS GUILTY PLEA OUT….

NUNN ACCEPTED  A PLEA AGREEMENT IN ROSS’S TWENTY-11 DEATH….BUT SAYS HE DID SO BECAUSE HIS ATTORNEY GAVE
HIM BAD ADVICE……

NUNN IS ALSO SEEKING TO HAVE AT 24-MILLION DOLLAR WRONG DEATH SUIT OVERTURNED……



DANVILLE TO CONSIDER GOLF CARTS
10/31/14

THE DANVILLE CITY COMMISSION IS GOING TO CONSIDER ALLOWING GOLF CARTS ON CITY STREETS…..

THE MOVE COMES AFTER U-P-S ASKED THE COMMISSION FOR PERMISSION TO USE GOLF CARTS FOR  DELIVERIES…..
IN TWENTY-10….THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY  APPROVED  A STATUE THE WOULD PERMIT THE USE OF GOLF CARTS ON PUBLIC
ROADWAYS UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS INCLUDING A MAXIMUM SPEED OF 35 MILES-PER-HOUR……PROOF OF
INSURANCE….A DRIVER’S LICENSE….INSPECTION OF THE CART BY AUTHORITIES….AND ACQUISITION OF A PERMIT…….
GOLF CART USE WOULD BE LIMITED TO DAYLIGHT HOURS…AND THE CART MUST DISPLAY  A SLOW-MOVING VEHICLE  
EMBLEM ON THE BACK……



THEFT
10/31/14

A THEFT OF TOOLS REPORTED TO SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

BARRY DAVIS OF THREE-73 PARDUE ROAD TOLD SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT THAT A DEWALT IMPACT DRIVER…..SKILL
SAW…AND 12-VOLT HEAVY DUTY DRILL WERE TAKEN FROM A CAMPER SHELL……

AND OFFICER ADAM REES RESPONDED TO COUNTY SIDE MINI- STORAGE WERE A PERIMETER FENCE HAD BEEN CUT AND
LOCKS HAD ALSO BEEN CUT OFF SEVERAL STORAGE UNITS….HOWEVER….NOTHING APPEARS TO HAVE BEEN TAKEN……



PHONE SCAMS REPORTED IN ALLEN COUNTY
10/31/14

TWO PHONE SCAMS HAVE BEEN REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNT SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..

IN ONE AN INDIVIDUAL…..CLAIMING TO BE AN ATTORNEY….CALLS AND SAYS THE SUBJECT OWES 45-THOUSAND DOLLARS
IN FINES AND THEY HAVE TO GO TO COURT….
OR THEY CAN SEND A CERTAIN AMOUNT OF MONEY NOW AND THE CALLER ASKS FOR PERSONAL INFORMATION……

AND IN THE SECOND SCAM, SOMEONE IS CALLING AND SOLICITING MONEY FOR THE DEPARTMENT’S K-9 UNIT.

ACCORDING TO THE SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..THESE ARE A SCAM…..
IF YOU RECEIVE SUCH A CALL DO NOT GIVE OUT ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION AND CONTACT THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’
S DEPARTMENT……



GRAND JURY
10/31/14
4:05PM

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

25 YEAR OLD EDDIE L. WHITE IS CHARGED IN A THREE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED
SUBSTANCE, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND TEMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE……
A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING  TWO COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE WAS RETURNED
AGAINST 23 YEAR OLD CARRIE E. STINSON……
31 YEAR OLD DAMON W. ANDERSON IS CHARGED IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT WITH BURGLARY AND PERSISTENT FELONY
OFFENDER……
SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENTS CHARGING THEFT BY  UNLAWFUL TAKING WERE RETURNED AGAINST  21 YEAR OLD TAYLOR
D. VINCENT AND 26 YEAR OLD NATHANIEL A VINCENT……



32 YEAR OLD CORA B. NEILL AND 20 YEAR OLD LUCAS A. STINSON ARE CHARGED IN SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENTS WITH
TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE….,.
AND SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENTS CHARGING FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT WERE RETURNED AGAINST 44 YEAR OLD
JACQUELYN JEANETTE WHITE AND 32 YEAR OLD ALEXANDRA CURRY……
AND WE REMIND LISTENERS THAT AN INDICTMENT IS A FORMAL CHARGE AND NOT PROOF OF GUILT……




SPORTS
10/31/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….CAMPBELLSVILLE  AT HOME TO PLAY BENEDICTINE COLLEGE…..
AND IN WOMEN’S GAMES…CAMPBELLSVILLE HOSTS XAVIER…….

AND IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL….

BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY HANCOCK COUNTY, BUTLER COUNTY ENTERTAINS EDMONSON COUNTY,
CLINTON COUNTY GOES TO JACKSON COUNTY, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON PLAYS AT HOPKINSVILLE, LOGAN COUNTY IS AT HOME
TO TAKE ON WARREN EAST AND TODD COUNTY CENTRAL IS ON THE ROAD TO MUHLENBERG COUNTY……




JOHNSON
10-30-14

73-YEAR-OLD CAROL JOHNSON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT HER RESIDENCE. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (FRI) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE WALKERS CHAPEL CEMETERY…
VISITATION BEGINS TOMORROW MORNING AT 9:30 AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY A SISTER…PAULINE GRAVES OF SCOTTSVILLE AND STEVE, RUTH AND JAMIE TAYLOR OF ADOLPHUS.





















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