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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.



PULLEY
10-30-14

67-YEAR-OLD JUDY FAYE PULLEY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT HER DAUGHTER’S RESIDENCE….CREMATION WAS CHOSEN AND A
PRIVATE MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT A LATER DATE.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY FIVE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW… SHELIA AND A.J. BRITSCHGI OF WASHINGTON…SHARON AND RUAL REGELADO OF
CALIFORNIA… SHERY AND DALE DEVLIN, SHAWN AND BOB BARTON AND ATHALIA AND DONNIE HESTER ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE… A BROTHER AND
SISTER-IN-LAW JOHNNY AND WANDA MEADOR AND A SISTER BECKY MEADOR SIKES ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….7 GRANDCHILDREN AND ONE GREAT
GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES.



THEFT
10/30/14

THE THEFT OF A TRACTOR IS UNDER INVESTIGATION BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT………..
ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER,   THE TWO-THOUSAND-NINE JOHN DEERE TRACTOR WAS LAST SEEN ON OCTOBER 27TH PARKED ON
THE KENNETH MAYS FARM ON PEA RIDGE ROAD…JUST OFF BROWNSFORD ROAD…....

AND AN ATTEMPTED BURGLARY IS ALSO UNDER INVESTIGATION…DEPUTY CARTER TELLS NEWSWATCH THE A PERSON OR PERSONS TRIED TO
GAIN ENTRY TO NOTLEY AND ANN’S BAIT SHOP LOCATED AT 85-HUNDRED BROWNSFORD ROAD…
THE FRONT WINDOW AND SIDE OF THE BUILDING….NEXT TO THE AIR CONDITIONER….RECEIVED CONSIDERABLE  DAMAGE …BUT ENTRY WAS NOT
GAINED…..



CRIME STOPPERS
10/30/14

THE SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY CRIME STOPPERS IS SEEKING HELP IN A CREDIT CARD FRAUD CASE….

AN INDIVIDUALS  DISCOVER  CARD WAS  USED  TO MAKE 600-DOLLARS  IN PURCHASES AT THREE LOCATIONS IN BOWLING GREEN….STATE POLICE
SAY VIDEO SURVEILLANCE SHOWS A MAN AND WOMAN BOTH USING THE CARD AND THE VEHICLE  THEY WERE DRIVING….
ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION  ABOUT THIS…OR ANY CRIME….IS ASKED TO CONTACT CRIME STOPPERS AT SEVEN-EIGHT-ONE-CLUE OR  EIGHT-
SIX-SIX-EIGHT-FOUR-TWO-CLUE…
YOU CAN ALSO TEXT YOUR TIP TO 2 7 4 6 3 7….


HAMMOCK
10/30/14


58 YEAR OLD BILLY “ALBERT” NEAL HAMMOCK OF MCMINNVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE-
30 AT OAK GROVE GENERAL BAPTIST CHURCH WITH BURIAL IN THE CHURCH CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE THIS AFTERNOON
(THURS) AT THE WOODARD FUNERAL HOME SIN WESTMORELAND….

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; JUDY HAMMOCK…HIS PARENTS’; DON AND BETTY HAMMOCK…AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-;LAW; GARY AND
MARTHA ALL OF TENNESSEE….


STATE PARKS DISCOUNTS
10/30/14


STARTING NOVEMBER FIRST AND RUNNING THRU MARCH 31ST OF NEXT YEAR….THE KENTUCKY STATE PARK ARE OFFERING LODGING DISCOUNTS
TO CURRENT AND FORMER MEMBERS OF THE ARMED SERVICES WITH THE “U-S-A MILITARY DISCOUNT” PROGRAM…..

WITH THE DISCOUNT…LODGE ROOMS ARE AVAILABLE STARTING AT 44-DOLLARS AND 95-CENTS A NIGHT….ONE-BEDROOM COTTAGES FOR 74-95 A
NIGHT….TWO BED-ROOM COTTAGES FOR 84-95 A NIGHT…AND THREE-BEDROOM COTTAGES FOR 94-95 A NIGHT….
THESE RATE ARE GOOD AT 11 RESORT PARKS…PLUS THE COTTAGES AT JOHN JAMES  AUDUBON STATE PARK…AND AT SIX PARKS….INCLUDING
BARREN RIVER….THE RATE IS FIVE-DOLLARS MORE PER NIGHT….
FOR INFORMATION OR TO MAKE A RESERVATION  GO ON-LINE TO PARKS-DOT-K-Y-DOT GOV….…..




ARREST
10/30/14


STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST CHARGED  AN ADAIR COUNTY MAN FOLLOWING AN ATTEMPTED TRAFFIC STOP…

27 YEAR OLD MICHAEL NICHOLS…WHO WAS  FOUND HIDING IN A WOODS…WAS ARRESTED  FOLLOWING A BRIEF VEHICLE  AND FOOT PURSUIT….
THE TRAFFIC STOP WAS INITIATED  AFTER  TROOPERS OBSERVED NICHOLS OPERATING   HIS VEHICLE  WITHOUT HIS SEATBELT…..





SPORTS
10/30/14

AT THE FOURTH REGION VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT LAST NIGHT….

GREENWOOD BEAT RUSSELL COUNTY THREE TO NOTHING……
AND SOUTH WARREN DOWNED  LOGAN COUNTY THREE TO NOTHING…..

SO IN TONIGHT’S CHAMPIONSHIP  MATCH…….GREENWOOD TAKES ON SOUTH WARREN…….


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….

IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL…..LOUISVILLE ENTERTAINS FLORIDA STATE……


AND IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL…..

CAVERNA PLAYS AT METCALFE COUNTY, `GLASGOW IN ON THE ROAD TO E’TOWN AND RUSSELLVILLE TRAVELS TO SOUTH WARREN……




ACCIDENT
10/29/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED A TWO VEHICLE  ACCIDENT ON HOLLAND ROAD THAT SENT TWO PERSONS FOR
MEDICAL TREATMENT…..

ACCORDING TO SHERIFF JEFF COOKE…..79 YEAR OLD SYLVIA BROOKS OF 28-55 HOLLAND ROAD WAS EXITING HER DRIVE IN HER TWO-THOUSAND-
SEVEN FOCUS…AND PULL INTO THE PATH OF A 1996 BERETTA OPERATED BY KATHY COFFEE OF 11-ZERO-TWO-FIVE  HOLLAND ROAD….
BROOKS WAS TAKEN MY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE AND COFFEE WAS TRANSPORTED BY PRIVATE VEHICLE……



ELECTION INFORMATION
10/29/14

TO PREPARE FOR THE NOVEMBER ELECTION….THERE ARE A NUMBER OF ON-LINE SERVICES KENTUCKIANS  CAN USE TO PREPARE THEM TO
VOTE….

AT THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS’ WEB-SITE….AT ELECT-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV…..VOTERS CAN VERIFY  THEIR POLLING PLACE….CHECK THE
RACES IN WHICH THEY ARE ELIGIBLE  TO VOTE….AND RESEARCH CANDIDATES….

AND INFORMATION ABOUT INDIVIDUAL CANDIDATES WHO FILED  WITH THE SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE IS ALSO AVAILABLE  ON-LINE  AT S-O-S-
DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV…..



ARREST
10/29/14

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

DEPUTY  NICK TABBERT CHARGED 25 YEAR OLD DANIEL FRAVALA OF 16-18 PEA RIDGE ROAD WITH VIOLATION  OF A KENTUCKY E-P-O/D-V-O……



WRITE IN CANDIDATES
10/29/14

WITH THE NOVEMBER FOURTH ELECTION LESS THAN A WEEK OFF….THE KENTUCKY SECRETARY  OF STATE’S OFFICE HAS NOTIFIED COUNTY
CLERK BEVERLY CALVERT THAT  FOUR INDIVIDUALS  HAVE FILED THE NECESSARY PAPER WORK TO RUN A WRITE-IN CAMPAIGN FOR UNITED
STATES SENATOR…..

THOSE FILING ARE MIKE MAGGARD FROM RICHMOND….SHAWNA STERLING FROM BETHEL……GREGORY WELCH FROM LEXINGTON…..AND ROBERT
RANSDELL FROM FLORENCE…..



DRUG ARRESTS
10/29/14

YESTERDAY……LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS IN METCALFE COUNTY ARRESTED…AND LODGED IN THE METCALFE COUNTY JAIL….11 INDIVIDUALS
ON INDICTMENT WARRANTS CHARGING VARIOUS DRUG OFFENSES….….

ALSO SEIZED  WERE 15-GUNS….APPROXIMATELY ONE-THOUSAND  DOLLARS CASH….OVER TWO-POUNDS  OF MARIJUANA AND THREE MARIJUANA

PLANTS… AND TWO-STOLEN  VEHICLES……….  




ELECTION TASK FORCE
10/28/14

THE NOVEMBER LECTION IS A WEEK FROM TODAY….AND THE KENTUCKY ELECTION TASK FORCE IS GEARING UP….

THE TASK FORCE IS HEADED BY THE SECRETARY OF STATES OFFICE AND THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OFFICE….AND INCLUDES LAW ENFORCEMENT
OFFICERS…AND BECAUSE  THERE ARE FEDERAL RACES ON THE BALLOT…THE U-S ATTORNEY’S EASTERN AND WESTERN  DISTRICTS ARE ALSO
MEMBERS OF THE TACK FORCE….

THE NUMBER FOR THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S ELECTION FRAUD HOTLINE IS 800-THREE-TWO-EIGHT-VOTE….
AND LEADING  UP TO THE ELECTION….RESIDENTS  MAY CONTACT THEIR COUNTY  CLERK OR THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS  AT 800-TWO-FOUR-
SIX-13-99 TO EXPRESS CONCERNS OR REQUEST ELECTION INFORMATION……



COPPER WIRING  THEFTS
10/28/14

THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET AND  KENTUCKY STATE POLICE ARE JOINING FORCES AND OFFERING A REWARD  TO ATTACK A CRIME
THAT IS COSTING THE COMMONWEALTH’S TAXPAYERS MILLIONS OF DOLLARS…..THE THEFT OF COPPER WIRE FROM HIGHWAY  LIGHTING
SYSTEMS…

IT’S ESTIMATED THAT IN  THE LAST FOUR YEARS….THIEVES HAVE CAUSED AT LEAST TWO-MILLION DOLLARS IN DAMAGES....WHICH FAR EXCEEDS
THE SALVAGE VALUE OF THE WIRE…..AND SO FAR THIS YEAR…..THIEVES HAVE PILLAGED ENTRANCE  AND EXIT RAMPS ON KENTUCKY’S
INTERSTATE HIGHWAYS  AT LEAST 37 TIMES…..

SO…..THE TWO AGENCIES  ARE OFFERING A REWARD OF UP TO 25-HUNDRED DOLLARS…FOR INFORMATION LEADING  TO THE ARREST AND
CONVICTION OF THOSE RESPONSIBLE FOR COPPER WIFE THEFTS FROM HIGHWAY LIGHTS…..





FOOD CITIES
10/28/14


WITH NEARLY A THIRD OF THE U-S DOLLAR BEING SPENT ON EATING-OUT SERVICES….WALLET-HUB HAS CONDUCTED AND IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS OF
THE “BEST AND WORST FOOD CITIES” FOR YOUR WALLET…

WALLET-HUB ANALYZED 150 CITIES…USING 18 KEY METRICS….RANGING FROM THE COST OF GROCERIES  TO THE NUMBER OF RESTAURANTS PER
CAPITA…..
AND THE BEST FOOD CITY FOR YOUR WALLET IS ORLANDO, FLORIDA…WITH GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN SECOND AND MADISON, WISCONSIN
THIRD….ON THE BOTTOM OF THE LIST…FAYETTEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA  IS  148TH….TOLEDO, OHIO  149TH…..AND HENDERSON, NEVADA IS
150TH…..
THE LEXINGTON/FAYETTE COUNTY AREA DID WELL IN THE SURVEY AT NINTH….WHILE THE NASHVILLE/DAVIDSON COUNTY AREA CAME IN AT 68TH….
AND LOUISVILLE IS 99TH……




ARREST
10/28/14

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

SERGEANT CHAD FOSTER  SERVED WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR AND FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT ON 20 YEAR OLD LUCAS STINSON
OF 75 EDDINGS LANE……

AND FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP….SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT CHARGED 29 YEAR OLD HEATHER L. MCPEAK OF FOUNTAIN RUN WITH DRIVING
UNDER THE INFLUENCE-SECOND OFFENSE AND EXPIRED REGISTRATION PLATES…..



ARREST
10/28/14

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

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED 25 YEAR OLD DANIEL R. FRAVALA OF 16-18 PEA RIDGE ROAD WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC
VIOLENCE….

AND 55 YEAR OLD RICKY SIMMONS OF FOUR-44 ISOM/BRADLEY ROAD WAS CHARGED BY DEPUTY TABBERT WITH  VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY E-P-
O/D-V-O……



SPEARS
10/28/14

49 YEAR OLD TINA ELAINE SPEARS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY AT HOSPICE HOUSE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY…..AND MEMORIAL SERVICES
WILL BE HELD AT A LATER DATE….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; TERRY SPEARS…..A SON; DANIEL…AND TWO DAUGHTERS; REBECCA AND LACEY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND
HER MOTHER; PEGGY FLORENCE OF FLORIDA……



MORGAN
10/28/14

67 YEAR OLD DANIEL  “WORMY” MORGAN OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE…….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED)
AFTERNOON AT ONE  AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT  HILL CEMETERY……VISITATION IS BEGINS AFTER FOUR THIS
AFTERNOON (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND EXPRESSION OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO GLASGOW D-A-V CHAPTER
20……

HE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER –IN-LAW; HOBY AND BRANDY OF EDMONTON……A DAUGHTER; MISTY OF  TOMPKINSVILLE……AND A
SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW;  SUE AND JAMES BEGLEY OF TENNESSEE…TWO GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…….




WATER TANK REPAIRS
10/27/14


STARTING THIS WEDNESDAY….OCTOBER 29TH….THE ALLEN COUNTY  WATER DISTRICT WILL BE MAKING REPAIR’S ON THE WALKER’S  CHAPEL
TANK….

DURING THIS TIME….THERE MAY BE LOW PRESSURE IN SOME AREAA OF RED HILL….WALKER’S CHAPEL AND FLEET…..
AND THIS WILL CONTINUE UNTIL THE REPAIRS ARE COMPLETED....WHICH MAY TAKE UP TO TWO WEEKS….AND THE TANK IS REFILLED……



ROUNDABOUT TO CLOSE
10/27/14


AS YOU MAKE YOUR TRAVEL PLANS FOR THE WEEK….DON’T FORGET THAT THE BOWLING GREEN ROUNDABOUT….LOCATED AT THE INTER-
SECTION  OF UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD…LOVING WAY….AND 31-W….NEAR THE W-K-U CAMPUS WILL HAVE OVERNIGHT CLOSURES THRU THIS
FRIDAY….….

THE CLOSURES WILL  BE FROM 10 EACH NIGHT TO SIX THE NEXT MORNING….A DETOUR  WILL BE IN PLACE…AND THE ROUNDABOUT  WILL
FUNCTION NORMALLY OUTSIDE OF THOSE HOURS….…..
BOWLING GREEN MUNICIPAL UTILITIES AND TIME WARNER CABLE  WILL BE SETTING POLES AND CABLES DURING THE CLOSURE….



REGISTERED VOTER RECORD
10/27/14


\MORE THAN THREE-POINT-ONE MILLION KENTUCKIANS ARE ON THE VOTER ROLLS FOR THE NOVEMBER FOURTH ELECTION….

THE THREE-MILLION…147-THOUSAND….157 REGISTERED VOTERS  EXCEED THE OLD RECORD  OF  THREE-MILLION 105-THOUSAND WHICH  WAS
SET FOR THE MAY PRIMARY ELECTION….

APPROXIMATELY  53-PERCENT  OF REGISTERED VOTERS ARE WOMEN AND 47-PERCENT ARE MEN…
DEMOCRATS  NOW MAKE UP 53-PERCENT  OF KENTUCKY VOTERS….WHILE REPUBLICANS  ARE 39-PERCENT…AND EIGHT PERCENT ARE
IDENTIFIED AS OTHERS…..



ARREST
10/27/14

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE……

OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT ARRESTED 51 YEAR OLD RANDY WOODMANSEE OF SIX-ZERO-FOUR NORTH NINTH ON A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO
APPEAR…..

AND 25 YEAR OLD WILLIAM S. MASSEY OF EIGHT-78 OLD GALLATIN ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER ADAM REES ON WARRANTS CHARGING
CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON AND WANTON ENDANGERMENT……



TRIGG SHOOTING
10/27/14

STATE POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A SHOOTING IN TRIGG COUNTY THAT LEFT FOUR PERSONS DEAD….INCLUDING THE SHOOTING…

AUTHORITIES WERE CALL TO THE RESIDENT JUST BEFORE NOON YESTERDAY…….



FATAL-WARREN
10/27/14

A THREE VEHICLE  ACCIDENT AT THE INTER-SECTION OF KENTUCY ONE-85 AND PRUIIT ROAD…IN WARREN COUNTY….HAS CLAIMED A LIFE…

STATE POLICE  SAY 35 YEAR OLD STEPHEN LEE OF BOWLING GREEN WAS STOPPED…WAITING TO TURN ONTO KENTUCKY  ONE-85…WHEN  HIS
1997 DODGE PICKUP  WAS STUCK IN THE REAR  BY A TWO-THOUSAND-TWO RANGER OPERATED  BY 24 YEAR OLD KENNETH JURGENSON….
CAUSING LEE’S VEHICLE TO CROSS THE CENTER LINE INTO THE PATH OF A TWO-THOUSAND BLAZER DRIVER BY 29 YEAR OLD LATOSHA
SCANTLAND  OF BOWLING GREEN….

JURGENSON AND SCANTLAND WERE TREATED AT THE MEDICAL  CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….AND LEE WAS FLOWN TO SKYLINE MEDICAL  
CENTER WHERE HIS DIED FROM HIS INJURES…..
AND 21 YEAR OLD HOPE WHEELER OF BONNIEVILLE….WHO WAS INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT FRIDAY….DIED SATURDAY AT UNIVERSITY OF
LOUISVILLE HOSPITAL….



BULLINGTON
10/27/14

67 YEAR OLD JAMES LEON “PETE” BULLINGTON OF ADOLPHUS DIED SATURDAY…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO
AT WOODARD FUNERAL HOME IN WESTMORELAND WITH BURIAL IN OAK FORREST NUMBER ON CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO
TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; GLADYS BULLINGTON….A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; ANITA AND KELLY BONDS….AND A SON; JASON ALL OF
ADOLPHUS…. TWO SISTERS; REBECCA COTHRON AND DEBBIE WIX BOTH OF…..AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; FREDDIE AND JUNE ALL OF
TENNESSEE….TWO GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



MEETINGS
10/27/14

HALF-WAY LODGE MEETS TONIGHT AT 7……

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



LIONS RADIO AUCTION
10/27/14

AND THE SCOTTSVILLE LION’S CLUB ANNUAL RADIO AUCTION CAN BE HEARD TONIGHT AND TOMORROW NIGHT….FROM SIX TO NINE EACH NINE….
ON 99-POINT THREE….LOVE-FM….WVLE…..



SPORTS
10/27/14

AND THE FOURTH REGION VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT BEGINS TONIGHT  AT WARREN CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL…..

AS RUSSELLVILLE PLAYS FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…THEN MONROE COUNTY TAKES ON GREENWOOD AT SEVEN……….




GRAND JURY
10/24/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS HANDED ONE INDICTMENT….

20 YEAR OLD LARRY L. GUESS IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH ASSAULT……




CITY TAX BILLS
1022/14

SCOTTSVILLE CITY PROPERTY TAX BILLS HAVE BEEN MAILED AND ARE NOW PAYABLE….
IF THE BILL IS PAY NOW THROUGH DECEMBER 15TH YOU’LL RECEIVE A TWO-PERCENT DISCOUNT…
FROM DECEMBER 16TH THROUGH JANUARY 31ST THE FACE AMOUNT OF THE BILL IS DUE….
STARTING FEBRUARY FIRST A SIX PERCENT PENALTY  WILL BE ADDED……
AND BEGINNING APRIL  FIRST….THE PENALTY INCREASE TO 19-PERCENT……



MISSING PERSONS
10/29/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  IS SEEKING HELP IN LOCATING TWO  MISSING ELDERLY INDIVIDUALS….

92 YEAR OLD CLEO CHANDLER….A WHITE FEMALE….AND 77 YEAR OLD RONALD ALBERT LABIER….A WHITE MALE…WERE LAST SEEN AROUND TWO-
15 YESTERDAY (WED)  AFTERNOON….
THEY ARE POSSIBLY ENROUTE TO WARE, MASSACHUSETTS  IN A WHITE 1996 MERCURY GRAND MARQUIS….
BOTH HAVE DEMENTIA…..RONALD IS A DIABETIC….AND EITHER HAVE THEIR MEDICATIONS….

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION ON THE WHEREABOUTS  OF CLEO CHANDLER  AND RONALD LABIER IS ASKED TO CALL THE ALLEN COUNTY  
SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT AT TWO-THREE-SEVEN-32-10…….



GRIMES
10/23/14

KENTUCKY SECRETARY OF STATE AND SENATORIAL CANDIDATE ALISON LUNDERGAN GRIMES WAS IN SCOTTSVILLE YESTERDAY…..NEWSWATCH
HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO SPEND A FEW MINUTES WITH THE CANDIDATE…AND OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAY WE’LL BE SHARING THAT
CONVERSATION…. AND WE BEGAN BY TALKING ABOUT THE MOOD IN THE COMMONWEALTH WITH 12 DAYS TO GO BEFORE THE ELECTIONS……..
(tune to 99.3 for comments)
NEXT….WE’LL DISCUSS  WHY VOTERS SHOULD CAST THEIR BALLOT FOR GRIMES…..



SPORTS
10/23/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…..

IN THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….SAN DIEGO IS ON THE ROAD TO DENVER…..


THE PATRIOT FOOTBALL TEAM WILL CLOSE OUT THE  REGULAR  SEASON ON NOVEMBER FIRST….AT  MONROE COUNTY…IN A GAME THAT HAS BEEN
DESIGNATED AS THE “ARMED FORCES BATTLE OF THE WEEK” AND SPONSORED BY THE KENTUCKY NATIONAL GUARD…….

THERE WILL BE A NUMBER OF GAME DAY ACTIVITIES…INCLUDING  ONE NATIONAL GUARD MEMBER AND A FIRST RESPONDER FROM THE
COMMUNITY BEING CHOSEN AS THE “HERO”….  TO BE RECOGNIZED  AT HALF TIME….
A PLAYER OF THE GAME WILL BE CHOSE FROM BOTH TEAMS…WITH THE WINNING TEAM RECEIVING  A TROPHY  AND PLAYERS RECEIVING
COMMEMORATIVE  DOG TAGS WITH THE GAME SCORE ENGRAVED…..

IN KANSAS CITY LAST NIGHT….THE ROYALS TIED THE WORLD SERIES AT ONE GAME A PIECE…AS THEY DEFEATED THE GIANTS SEVEN TO TWO….

TODAY IS A TRAVEL DAY AND THE SERIES RESUMES TOMORROW IN SAN FRANCISCO……




NEW STOP SIGN
10/22/14

MOTORISTS TRAVELING IN WARREN COUNTY ARE REMINDED THAT THE INTER-SECTION OF FIELDCREST DRIVE AND GRIDER POND ROAD IS NOW A
FOUR-WAY STOP…..
THE NEW STOP WENT INTO EFFECT YESTERDAY (TUES) AND THERE HAVE BEEN NUMEROUS REPOSTS OF MOTORISTS NOT STOPPING AT THE
INTER-SECTION……



ARREST
10/22/14

AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING TRAFFICKING IN MARIJUANA ON 49 YEAR OLD MARK S. WOOD OF FIVE-54 GAINESVILLE
ROAD……



CREEK
10/22/14

83 YEAR OLD JESSIE CLAY “JET” CREEK OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL
SERVICES FOR THE SCOTTSVILLE NATIVE WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT FOUNTAIN RUN OLD MISSIONARY BAPTIST  CHURCH WITH
BURIAL  IN FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW(THURS) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVE BY THREE DAUGHTERS AND SON-ON-LAW; LAREECA AND ANDY YOUNG OF AUSTIN AND ANNA CREEK AND RHONDA WIGINGTON
BOTH OF FOUNTAIN RUN…A BROTHER; MURAL CARVER OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND THREE SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; LOUISE AND WAYNE
SHOCKLEY AND JUDY CARVER ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE AND MARY CARVER OF LOUISVILLE….A GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES…..



FATAL-HART
10/22/14

STATE POLICE SAY AN ACCIDENT IN HART COUNTY…ON AETNA/FURNACE ROAD….CLAIMED TWO LIVES……

REPORTEDLY A 1998 JEEP OPERATED BY 61 YEAR OLD PAMELA FOSTER OF MAGNOLIA LEFT THE ROADWAY…OVERTURNED….AND STUCK A TREE….

FOSTER ALONG  WITH A PASSENGER…19 YEAR OLD TRENTON FOSTER OF ALSO  MAGNOLIA I DIED AT THE SCENE…AND ANOTHER PASSENGER…..
35 YEAR OLD  BANA GOODMAN OF CECILA  WAS TREATED AND THE SCENE…..
GOODMAN WAS WEARING HER SEATBELT…..WHILE THE TWO FOSTERS WERE NOT……



BUS DRIVER DAY
10/22/14

AS “NATIONAL SCHOOL BUS SAFETY WEEK’ CONTINUES….TODAY IS THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT’S  “BUS DRIVER APPRECIATION DAY”….
EACH SCHOOL DAY…..BUSES TRANSPORT BETWEEN 15-HUNDRED TO TWO-THOUSAND  STUDENTS….AS BUS DRIVERS COVER 40 ROUTES WITH
THE AVERAGE BEING A 56 MILE ROUND TRIP….
FOR THE YEAR….ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL BUSES SWILL TRAVEL BETWEEN 450-TO-500 THOUSAND MILES ……



SPORTS
10/22/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….
IN GAME TWO OF THE WORLD SERIES….KANSAS CITY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE GIANTS……

AT THE 15TH DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH LAST NIGHT… MONROE COUNTY DEFEATED THE LADY PATRIOTS THREE
TO NOTHING….

BOTH TEAMS NOW MOVE ON TO THE FOURTH  REGION TOURNAMENT THAT BEGINS MONDAY AT WARREN CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL…..

EIGHT GIRLS TEAMS AND FOUR BOYS TEAMS WILL TAKE PART  IN THIS YEAR’S “SOUTH CENTRAL BANK/HALTON CLASSIC” WHICH WILL BE PLAYED AT
ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL DECEMBER 29TH….30TH….AND 31ST….

THE GIRLS PART OF THIS YEAR’S EVENT WILL BE A TRADITIONAL EIGHT-TEAM BRACKET TOURNAMENT WITH EACH TEAM GUARANTEED THREE
GAMES….
AND THE BOYS SIDE WILL BE A FOUR TEAM….ROUND-ROBIN EVENT….WITH EACH TEAM PLAYING THREE GAMES OVER THE  THREE DAYS OF THE
TOURNAMENT……

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT….
IN GAME ONE OF THE WORLD SERIES…IT WAS THE GIANTS SEVEN AND THE ROYALS ONE…..




BOHANON
10-21-14

19-YEAR-OLD TREVOR IRVIN WAYNE BOHANON OF MACON COUNTY AND FORMERLY OF SCOTTSVILLE…DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT HIS
RESIDENCE….FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS WILL BE FRIDAY MORNING AT ELEVEN AT ANDERSON AND SON FUNERAL HOME LAFAYETTE CHAPEL WITH
BURIAL IN THE SUNRISE CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT FIVE AT THE FUNERAL HOME.…MEMORIAL DONATIONS
MAY BE MADE TO THE ELLIE ROSE BOHANAN EDUCATION FUND.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS DAUGHTER ELLIE ROSE BOHANAN OF LAFAYETTE…HIS PARENTS TROY AND MELISSA WHEAT BOHANAN….A SISTER DEMISA
BOHANAN ALL OF MACON COUNTY…HIS PATERNAL GRANDMOTHER ROSEMARY RUSSELL OF LAFAYETTE…MATERNAL GRANDPARENTS PEGGY AND
TEXT WHEAT OF TOMPKINSVILLE….AND TWO UNCLES JASON BOHANAN OF WILLETTE AND TONY WHEAT OF SADLERS CHAPEL…SEVERAL COUSINS
ALSO SURVIVE.



BURGLARY
10/21/14

A BURGLARY AND THEFT UNDER INVESTIGATION AT TIKI TANS….

DETECTIVE JOHN ROSE WAS INFORMED THAT THE FRONT DOOR WAS OPEN…. AND THE INVESTIGATION  REVEALED THAT  A MONEY BAG
CONTAINING CASH AND TWO SMALL SAFES WERE TAKEN….
ENTRY WAS GAINED BY PRYING THE DOOR AND FRAME FROM THE BUILDING……



DEATH INVESTIGATION
10/21/14

THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS CONDUCTING A DEATH INVESTIGATION FOLLOWING A BODY BEING FOUND AT BARREN RIVER STATE
PARK…

CHIEF DEPUTY MIKE HETTICH….WITH THE JEFFERSON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE….WHO WAS ATTENDING A LAW ENFORCEMENT COMMAND
TRAINING CLASS AT THE PARK…WAS FOUND DEAD IN A BATHROOM OF ONE OF THE COTTAGES….….
NO FOUL PLAY IS SUSPECTED….AS THE INVESTIGATION  CONTINUES…..



WRITE IN CANDIDATES
10/21/14

INDIVIDUALS WANTING TO BE A WRITE-IN CANDIDATE  IN THE NOVEMBER FOURTH ELECTION…ARE REMINDED  THAT THIS THURSDAY….OCTOBER
24TH…. IS THE FINAL DAY TO TURN IN THEIR PAPERWORK AND FILING FEE….

WRITE-IN CANDIDATES FOR ANY OFFICE MUST FILE A DECLARATION OF INTENT TO BE A WRITE-IN CANDID AND PAY THE REQUIRED FILING FEE…AS
WRITE-IN VOTES CAST FOR AN INDIVIDUAL  WHO DID NOT SATISFY  THE FILING REQUIREMENTS  WILL NOT BE COUNTED….
WRITE-IN CANDIDATES FILING WITH THE SECRETARY  OF STATES OFFICE  MUST FILE BY FOUR O’CLOCK EASTERN TIME ON THE 24TH…WHILE
CANDIDATES THAT FILE WITH THEIR COUNTY CLERK MUST FILE BY FOUR LOCAL TIME…
FILING PAPER WORK THAT IS MAILED….MUST ALSO BE RECEIVED BY THE APPROPRIATE OFFICE….ON THE 24TH…. BY FOUR LOCAL TIME…..



SNOW MAY NOT MEAN NO SCHOOL
10/21/14

FOR 13-SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN THE COMMONWEALTH….INCLUDING TODD AND WASHINGTON COUNTIES….WHEN THE SNOW FLIES  THIS WINTER
THAT MAY NOT MEAN NO SCHOOL….
AS  THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION HAS APPROVED   13-SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO USE ALTERNATE TYPES  OF INSTRUCTION  WHEN
SCHOOL IS CANCELLED BECAUSE  OF WEATHER…….

THE MOVE ALLOW STUDENT TO CONTINUE WORKING AT HOME ON THE MATERIAL BEING COVERED  IN SCHOOL….SO THERE’S NO LOSS OF
INFORMATION  DURING  THE DOWNTIME….….
MOST DISTRICTS  ARE LOOKING AT SOME TYPE OF HYBRID SYSTEM THAT WOULD USE THE INTERNET….BUT WOULD ALSO HAVE SOME TYPE OF
PAPER OPTION FOR THOSE STUDENTS WHO DON’T HAVE ACCESS TO A COMPUTER……



WHITFIELD CALLS FOR TRAVEL BAN
10/21/14

FIRST DISTRICT CONGRESSMAN ED WHITFIELD HAS SENT A LETTER TO PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA…CALLING FOR AN IMMEDIATE TRAVEL BAN
FROM WEST AFRICAN COUNTIES AFFECT BY THE EBOLA OUTBREAK…

WHITFIELD…WHO IS ALSO OPPOSED TO UNNECESSARILY ENDANGERING TROOPS FROM FORT CAMPBELL BY SENDING THEM TO WEST
AFRICA…CALLED ON THE PRESIDENT TO ENSUE THAT ANY SERVICE MEMBER  WHO FALLS ILL TO EBOLA  AND LOSES THEIR LIFE….WILL RECEIVE  
HAZARD DUTY PAY…AND FULL COMBAT FATALITY  COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS  FOR THEIR FAMILIES….



PINK OUT WRAP
10/21/14

ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL HELD “PINK OUT” WEEK…LAST WEEK….AND CONTRIBUTIONS AND DONATIONS FROM HIGH SCHOOL
STUDENTS, FACULTY AND STAFF…..AND THE COMMUNITY NETTED 39-HUNDRED DOLLARS FOR RELAY FOR LIFE….

AT FRIDAY NIGHT’S PINK OUT FOOTBALL GAME….SHERRI CONNER… CHAIRPERSON FOR ALLEN COUNTY RELAY FOR LIFE…ACCEPTED  THE
CHECK….



CARTER
10-20-14

83-YEAR-OLD BETTIE LEE CARTER OF HARTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY…..… FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT  
WOODARD FUNERAL HOME IN WESTMORELAND WITH BURIAL IN THE TUTTLE CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON
(TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…AND  IN LIEU OF FLOWERS… MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE FOR THE FUNERAL EXPENSES…….

SHE’S  SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; MICHAEL AND PAT AND HENRY AND LORI ALL OF TENNESSEE…THREE DAUGHTERS AND
SONS-IN-LAW; DEL AND PEGGY CARTER AND TIM PEDIGO ALL OF ADOLPHUS AND BRENDA AND DAVID WALLACE OF TENNESSEE…17
GRANDCHILDREN, 23 GREAT- GRANDCHILDREN AND FIVE  GREAT-GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



SPORTS
10/21/14

AT  THE 15TH DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT LAST NIGHT…BEING PLAYED  AT MONROE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL………

MONROE COUNTY BEAT  GLASGOW AND THE LADY  PATRIOTS GOT THE BEST OF  BARREN COUNTY…

SO IN TONIGHT’S CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH….WHICH BEGINS AT SIX….IT WILL BE THE LADY PATRIOTS AND LADY FALCONS WITH BOTH TEAMS MOVING
ON TO THE FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT THAT WILL BE PLAYED AT WARREN CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL…..

THE WORLD SERIES BEGINS TONIGHT IN KANSAS CITY AS THE ROYALS HOST THE GIANTS….
THE FIRST TWO GAMES WILL BE PLAYED IN K-C….BEFORE MOVING TO SAN FRANCISCO FOR GAME THREE….

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT….

IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….PITTSBURGH BEAT HOUSTON 30 TO 23……




ACCIDENT
10/20/14

AN ACCIDENT IN WARREN COUNTY  SATURDAY INJURED AN ALLEN COUTY RESIDENT….

35 YEAR OLD NAN STEENBERGEN OF SCOTTSVILLE WAS TRAVELING ON SMITHS GROVE/SCOTTSVILLE ROAD….AND SHE TOLD DEPUTIES WITH THE
WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE…..THE WHEEL OF  HER MAZDA DROPPED OFF THE SIDE OF  THE ROADWAY…
SHE OVERCORRECTED…CAUSING THE VEHICLE TO FLIP….COMING TO REST ON ITS ROOF….
STEENBERGEN WAS TRANSPORTED TO GREENVIEW REGIONAL HOSPITAL  FOR TREATMENT…..



MEETINGS
10/20/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…

THE ALLEN COUNT REPUBLICAN PARTY MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT FIVE-15 AND THE UP ALL NIGHT COMMITTEE MEETS AT FIVE-30, THE ALLEN
COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION  MEETS TONIGHT AT 6 AND GRAHAM LODGE AND THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY BOTH MEET AT 7…..

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



THEFT
10/20/14

WHILE ON ROUTINE PATROL….DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER WITH THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE NOTICED MARKS ON THE PARKING LOT
LOCATED AT 99-88 SMITH GROVE ROAD….
THE INVESTIGATION DETERMINED THAT A LARGE TRUCK HAD DRUG A FOUR-THOUSAND POUND SAFE ACROSS THE PARKING LOT…..



SCARE CROW WINNERS
10/20/14

THE AWARDS FOR THE “INVASION OF THE SCARE CROWS” WERE HANDED OUT SATURDAY NIGHT DURING 50s AND 60s DAY….

CLAIMING BEST OF SHOW WAS THE SONIC….SCARIEST WENT TO HARSTON’S COLLISION REPAIR….DYER AND ASSOCIATES WERE NAMED MOST
CREATIVE…. BEST PHOTO OP WAS GIVEN TO WHITE PLAINS BAPTIST CHURCH…AND THE COMMITTEES CHOICE WAS THE DECORATING CENTER……



ARRESTS
10/20/14

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT CHARGING 26 YEAR OLD CORY L. O’CONNER OF MICHIGAN WITH
NOR OPERATOR’S LICENSE, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, SPEEDING, RECKLESS DRIVING AND DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE……
28 YEAR OLD PAUL HOLDEN OF FOUR-ZERO-TWO NORTH  THIRD WAS CHARGED BY OFFICER ADAM REES WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE AND
RESISTING ARREST…..
FOLLOWING ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP….OFFICER DAVID CLARK CHARGED 23 YEAR OLD SETH CALVERT OF 38-73 OLD GALLATIN ROAD WITH
SPEEDING AND FAILURE  TO PRODUCE  AN INSURANCE  CARD…..
OFFICER TALBOTT CHARGED 26 YEAR OLD APRIL GALVEZ OF SIX-12 EAST MAPLE WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE…..
AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP….25 YEAR OLD STEVEN HAMMOCK OF 75 CARTER STREET WAS CHARGED BY OFFICE CLARK WITH DUI, OPERATING  ON
A SUSPENDED OR REVOKE OPERATOR’S LICENSE, OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER IN VEHICLE, NO INSURANCE-SECOND OFFENSE, IMPROPER
DISPLAY OF REGISTRATION PLATES  AND NO REGISTRATION PLATES….OFFICER CLARK ALSO


SERVED A WARRANT FOR THE SAME CHARGES ON HAMMOCK AND ALSO SERVED A FAILURE TO APPEAR WARRANT…..
ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR ARRESTED 26 YEAR OLD TAMBER CROSS OF ONE-21 EAST OAK ON A WARRANT CHARGING TWO COUNTS OF
FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT AND TWO FAILURE TO APPEAR WARRANTS….….
19 YEAR OLD KAYLA MEREDITH OF SIX-ZERO-FIVE JOHNSON DRIVE WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER TALBOTT ON A WARRANT CHARGING LEAVING THE
SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT….
AND DETECTIVE  JOHN ROSE  ARRESTED 23 YEAR OLD ROBBIE  GUFFEY OF TWO-76 MAYSVILLE ROAD  ON AN INDICTMENT WARRANT CHARGING  
RAPE, INCEST AND KIDNAPPING…..



SPORTS
10/20/14

THE 15TH DISTRICT VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT BEGINS TONIGHT AT MONROE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL………

IN THE OPENING MATCH AT FIVE-30…..MONROE COUNTY TAKES ON GLASGOW…. THEN THE LADY PATRIOTS PLAY BARREN COUNTY…AND THAT
MATCH WILL START  30-MINTUES FOLLOW THE CONCLUSION OF THE FIRST MATCH…..….
AND THE CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH WILL BE TOMORROW NIGHT AT SIX……

IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….
HOUSTON PLAYS IN PITTSBURGH…….





KY JOBLESS RATE DROPS
10/17/14
06:05AM

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT  AND TRAINING…KENTUCKY’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE  FELL FROM SEVEN-POINT-ONE PERCENT IN
AUGUST TO SIX-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN SEPTEMBER….
THIS WAS THE SINGE-BIGGEST ONE-MONTH DROP IN JOBLESS RATES SINCE 1976… AND IS THE LOWEST  UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE FOR THE
COMMONWEALTH SINCE JULY  TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT  WHEN IT WAS SIX-POINT-SIX PERCENT…

THE SEPTEMBER JOBLESS RATE IS ALSO ONE-POINT-SIX  PERCENTAGE POINTS BELOW THE EIGHT-POINT-THREE PERCENT THAT WAS RECORDED  
IN SEPTEMBER OF LAST YEAR….


SINK HOLE REPAIRS
10/17/14
08:05AM

WORK TO REPAIR  THE MASSIVE SINKHOLE THE OPENED UP UNDER THE  NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM IS SCHEDULED  TO BEGIN  NOVEMBER
10TH… AND SHOULD BE COMPLETED BYU JULY OF NEXT YEAR….

WHEN THE SINKHOLE OPENED UNDER THE SKYDOME IN FEBRUARY….. EIGHT CORVETTES WERE SWALLOWED UP…
ALL OF THE CARS WERE RECOVERED AND SIX HAVE BEEN ON DISPLAY IN THE SKYDOME….BUT FOR THE WORK TO BE DONE…THE MUSEUM WILL
MOVE AS MANY OF THEM AS POSSIBLE TO OTHER PUBLIC VIEWING AREAS…WHERE THEY WILL REMAIN  UNTIL THE SKYDOME REOPENS NEXT
SUMMER…….

MUSEUM OFFICIAL HAD CONSIDERED A PORTION OF THE SINKHOLE OPEN AND PUTTING  THE DAMAGED  CARS BACK INSIDE…BUT THAT IDA WAS
SCUTTLED BECAUSE  OF SAFETY CONCERNS  AND MAINTENANCE COSTS….



NFL SCHEDULE
10/19/14
07:05AM

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE…..

THE FALCONS TRAVEL TO THE RAVENS,  CINCINNATI GOES TO INDIANAPOLIS AND THE TITANS PLAY IN WASHINGTON……




ACCIDENT
10/17/14

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT YESTERDAY MORNING…AT THE INTER-SECTION OF HOLLAND ROAD AND
EAST LOCUST….WHERE A VEHICLE KNOCKED THE REGULAR  OFF A GAS LINE…
NO ONE WAS INJURED….…AND  OFFICER ADAM REES CITED THE 17 YEAR OLD DRIVER  WITH OPERATING A VEHICLE  WITH A CANCELLED
REGISTRATION….…..



50s AND 60s
10/18/14

AFTER  BEING POSTPONED LAST SATURDAY BECAUSE OF THE WEATHER… 50s AND 60s DAY WILL BE HELD ON THE SCOTTSVILLE SQUARE
STARTING  AT FOUR TOMORROW AFTERNOON….
AND THE SQUARE WILL BE BLOCKED TO TRAFFIC STARTING AT THREE TOMORROW AFTERNOON….

ALSO THE GRAVE LINE TOUR IS ALSO TONIGHT AND TOMORROW NIGHT FROM SIX TO NINE EACH NIGHT…
TICKETS ARE 10-DOLLARS AND THE TOURS LEAVE FROM THE ALLEN COUNTY  PUBLIC LIBRARY…..



CHERRY
10/17/14

71 YEAR OLD JOSEPH “J-R” CHERRY OF ADOLPHUS DIED WEDNESDAY  AT GREENVIEW REGIONAL HOSPITAL…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT THREE AT  GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN OAK FOREST NUMBER ON CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER 11 THIS MORNING (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; LINDA WALKER CHERRY….THREE DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; DORINDA AND CLINT LIVESAY OF SCOTTSVILLE,
CINDY AND BARRY MEADOR OF TENNESSEE AND SHELLIE CHERRY OF TEXAS….A BROTHER; ROBERT CHERRY….A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW;
GENEVA AND STANLEY  SULLIVAN ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND TWO SISTERS-IN-LAW; SYLVIA CHERRY OF ADOLPHUS AND RUBY CHERRY OF
SCOTTSVILLE…..



BOARDS
10/17/14

55 YEAR OLD GRETA FAY BOARDS OF BOWLING GREEN DIED TUESDAY IN BOCA RATON, FLORIDA……FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW
(SAT) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT  GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL N CANEY FORK CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10 TOMORROW (SAT)
MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES……..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; SUMMER AND ZACK HOOTEN OF FLORIDA AND INDIA MCFARLAN OF BOWLING GREEN….
THREE SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; WANDA AND RITA BOARDS AND ANNA AND SCOTTY ALLEN ALL OF GLASGOW….TWO BROTHERS AND
SISTERS-IN-LAW. WILLIAMS AND EMMA BOARDS AND OWEN AND KIM BOARDS….AND AN AUNT; TELLIE STARKS ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…FIVE
GRANDCHILDREN  ALSO SURVIVE….




GROCERY PRICES UP
10/16/14


ACCORDING TO THE KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU’S LATEST MARKET BASKET  SURVEY…THE RISING COST OF BEEF AND PORK PRODUCTS  AT SUPER
MARKETS ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH…LEAD TO AN OVERALL THREE-PONT-NINE PERCENT  INCREASE IN RETAIL FOOD PRICES  DURING THE
THIRD QUARTER OF THE YEAR….AS THE 40 BASIC GROCERY ITEMS  COST 127-DOLLARS…..WHICH WAS UP FROM THE 122-DOLLARS  AND 23-
CENTS RECORDED  THE PREVIOUS QUARTER……

SEPTEMBER’S MARKET BASKET SURVEY  WAS THE FIFTH CONSECUTIVE QUARTER  WITH AN INCREASING PRICE TOTAL…AS KENTUCKY GROCERY
PRICES HAVE RISEN FIVE-POINT-EIGHT PERCENT THIS YEAR….MOVING  FROM 120-DOLALRS AND EIGHT-CENTS AT THE END OF LAST YEAR….TO
127-DOLLARS TODAY…
THE COMMONWEALTH’S INCREASE ALSO IS ABOVE THE TWO-POINT-FIVE TO THREE-POINT-FIVE  PERCENT  INCREASE IN FOOD COSTS THAT THE U-
S-D-A HAD FORECAST FOR THE YEAR…..




ARREST
1016/14


AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON CHARGED 46 YEAR OLD DENNY L. WEEKS OF TWO-ZERO-SEVEN NORTH THIRD WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE……






PUMPKIN CONTEST
10/15/14


CONGRESSMAN ED WHITFIELD HAS ANNOUNCED A PUMPKIN CARVING  CONTEST FOR CONSTITUENTS T FROM THE FIRST DISTRICT……RESIDENTS
WISHING TO PARTICIPATE  SHOULD E-MAIL PHOTOS OF THEIR CARVED PUMPKIN  TO  “COMMUNICATIONS-AT-WHITFIELD-FOR-CONGRESS-DON’T-
COM”   BY OCTOBER 20TH…..

THEN STARTING OCTOBER  21ST…EACH ENTRY WILL BE AVAILABLE  TO BE VIEWED  BY “LIKING” THE CONGRESSMAN’S FACEBOOK PAGE AT  “FACE-
BOOK-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-TEAM-WHITFIELD”…..
THEN AFTER “LIKING” THE PAGE….VISIT THE PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST ALBUM AND “LIKE” YOUR  FAVORITE….
THE ENTRY  WITH THE MOST “LIKES”   WILL BE SELECTED AS THE WINNER AND ANNOUNCED OCTOBER 31ST……….




GRAND JURY
10/16/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS HANDED GOWN INDICTMENTS ON SIX INDIVIDUALS…..

33 YEAR OLD ROBBY L. GUFFEY IS CHARGED IN A 32-COUNT INDICTMENT WITH 12-COUNTS OF RAPE, 10-COUNTS OF INCEST-FORCIBLE
COMPULSION OR INCAPABLE OF CONSENT OR UNDER 18-YEARS OF AGE AND 10-COUNTS OF KIDNAPPING A MINOR……
A FIVE CONT INDICTMENT CHARGING THREE COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED
SUBSTANCE WITHIN A THOUSAND FEET OF A SCHOOL AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER WAS RETURNED AGAINST 40 YEAR OLD BRUCE D.
CARVER…….
45 YEAR OLD JOHN E. CONYER IS CHARGED IN A THREE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH TWO COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE
AND PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER……


A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING AND NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE WAS RETURNED AGAINST 29 YEAR OLD ERIC A.
TAYLOR……
18 YEAR OLD MARSHALL R. TOWNSEND IS CHARGED IN A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY…..
AND A SINGLE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING BURGLARY WAS RETURNED AGAINST 32 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER D. WELLS…..

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





SPORTS
10/16/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE LADY PATRIOT  VOLLEYBALL TEAM CLOSES OUT THE REGULAR SEASON AS THEY TRAVEL TO WARREN EAST….

AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

ST. LOUIS PLAYS IN SAN FRANCISCO WITH THE GIANTS LEADING THE SERIES THREE GAMES TO ONE……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE GIANTS BEAT THE CARDINALS SIX TO FOUR….

AND THE ROYAL CLAIMED THE AMERICAN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A TWO TO ONE WIN OVER BALTIMORE….SWEEPING THE SERIES FOUR
GAME TO NONE…..




.STUDENTS HONORED
10/15/14

44-STUDENTS FROM ALLEN, BUTLER, EDMONSON, LOGAN AND SIMPSON COUNTIES  WERE HONORED YESTERDAY  AT WESTERN KENTUCKY
UNIVERSITY’S  ANNUAL AWARDS LUNCHEON….
THIS YEAR’S GROUP HAS AN AVERAGE  A-C-T COMPOSITE SCORE OF 27-POINT-96…A GRADE POINT AVERAGE OF 3.93 OINT-93….AND INCLUDES 21
GOVERNOR’S  SCHOLARS…..

AC/S STUDENTS  RECOGNIZED  WERE SYDNEY BLANKENSHIP…..SAM CALVERT….TORI EDWARDSON….WILLIAM SLATEN….AND QUINN TOWERY….



ARREST
10/15/14

A WANTED WARREN COUNTY MAN WAS ARRESTED BY STATE POLICE YESTERDAY….

TROOPERS SAY 39 YEAR OLD JOHN KINDER OF BOWLING  GREEN FLED HIS RESIDENCE IN A VEHICLE   STRIKING A CRUISER….KINDER DROVE TO
THE END OF THERKEL FERRY ROAD…WHEN HE  JUMPED INTO THE GREEN RIVER…WHERE HE WAS APPREHENDED ON A SANDBAR AND CHARGED
WITH  TWO COUNTS OF FLEEING AND EVADING,  TWO COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT, RECKLESS DRIVING, SPEEDING, RESISTING  ARREST
AND LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT….



YOUTH TAKES DUMP TRUCK
10/15/14

A 15 YEAR OLD GLASGOW  BOY IS FACING  CHARGES AFTER HE STOLE A DUM[P TRUCK IN GLASGOW AND DROVE TO RICHMOND….
THE YOUTH….WHO HAD RUN AWAY FROM  HIS FOSTER FAMILY….WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY  AND CHARGED WITH CARELESS DRIVING….HAVING
NO OPERATOR’S LICENSE…AND RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY….



SCORES
10/15/14

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE GIANTS BEAT THE CARDINALS FIVE TO FOUR….
AND THE ROYALS DOWNED THE ORIOLES TWO TO ONE….

AND THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM DEFEATED EDMONSON COUNTY TWO TO ONE



WHITFIELD HONORED
10/15/14

THE NATIONAL  ASSOCIATION OF MANUFACTURERS HAS AWARDED FIRST DISTRICT CONGRESSMAN  ED WHITFIELD THE  “NAM  AWARD FOR
MANUFACTURING LEGISLATIVE  EXCELLENCE”….

THE AWARD  IS BASED ON WHITFIELD’S VOTES IN THE 113TH CONGRESS ON ISSUES THAT ARE CRITICAL  TO MANUFACTURING IN THE UNITED
STATES….



WKU GAME
10/15/14

WESTERN KENTUCKY ATHLETICS  INVITES SCOTTSVILLE AND ALLEN COUNTY TO JOIN THEM FOR THE W-K-U/OLD DOMINION  FOOTBALL GAME
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25TH…

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO RESERVE TICKETS CALL745-3517……



ELECTIONEERING LAW BLOCKED
10/15/14

WITH JUST THREE WEEKS TO GO BEFORE THE NOVEMBER ELECTION…A FEDERAL JUDGE HAS STUCK DOWN THE COMMONWEALTH’S  LAW THAY
PROHIBITS CAMPAIGN  ACTIVITIES WITHIN 300-FEET OF POLLING PLACES…..
JUDGE WILLIAM BERTELSMAN  RULED  THE LAW VIOLATES THE FIRST AND 14TH AMENDMENT TO THE U-S CONSTITUTION AND HAS ISSUED A
PERMANENT INJUNCTION BLOCKING ITS ENFORCEMENT….

THE SUIT  WAS BROTH BY A NORTHERN  KENTUCKY MAN….WHO IN  TWENTY-12…. ALLOW CAMPAIGN SIGNS TO BE PLACED AT HIS
BUSINESS…WHICH WERE REMOVED BY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES BECAUSE  THEY WERE  WITHIN 300-FEET OF A POLLING PLACE…



VOTE IN OFFICE
10/15/14

HERE’S A REMINDER FROM THE ALLEN COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE THAT IF YOU’RE GOING TO BE OUT OF TOWN ON ELECTION DAY…..NOVEMBER
FOURTH…YOU CAN START VOTING IN THE CLERKS OFFICE TODAY……



ARRESTS
10/15./14

A NUMBER OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING BURGLARY ON 22 YEAR OLD ASHLEY N. PAYNE OF ONE-37 STOVALL ROAD….

37 YEAR OLD GEORGE D. WHITNEY OF 59 JEFFERSON SCHOOL ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER TALBOTT ON  WARRANTS ALCOHOL
INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC LACE, CRIMINAL TRESPASS AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT……

AND SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT ARRESTED 38 YEAR OLD MURIEL PERRY OF 11-67 HILEY SPENCER ROAD ON A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO
APPEAR…..



HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION
10/15/14

THE KENTUCKY COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS BOARD OF COMMISSINERS WILL HOLD THEIR REGULAR MEETING TOMORROW MORNING…AT
NINE-30…. IN THE NICELY CONFERENCE CENTER AT WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY….

THEN TOMORROW AFTERNOON…FROM ONE TO THREE….THE INDUCTION ANNOUNCEMENT AND CEREMONY OF THE TWENY-14 MEMBERS OF THE
KENTUCKY CIVIL RIGHTS HALL OF FAME WILL BE HELD IN THE NICELY CENTER…WITH A RECEPTION TO FOLLOW FROM  THREE TO FIVE….

INDUCTEES INCLUDE FROM BOWLING GREEN ARE….DR. ALAN ANDERSON….. LINDA MCCRAY……ANGELA TOWNSEND…..AND ABRAHAM
WILLIAMS……



EARTH QUAKE DRILL
10/15/14


THIS IS “EARTHQUAKE AWARENESS WEEK IN KENTUCKY”…AND TOMORROW MORNING AT NINE-16 CENTRAL TIME….KENTUCKIANS  AND MILLIONS
ACROSS THE NATION WILL PARTICIPATE  IN AN EARTHQUAKE DRILL….

THE  “GREAT CENTRAL U-S SHAKE OUT-EARTHQUAKE  SAFETY DRILL….IS SELF TRIGGERING AND DESIGNED  TO EDUCATE  SCHOOL CHILDREN….
AS-WELL-AS THE GENERAL PUBLIC…ON WHAT TO DO IN THE EVENT OF AN EARTHQUAKE AND WHAT STEPS TO TAKE TO PROTECT THEMSELVES…..



FOOD SERVICE WEEK
10/14/14

THIS WEEK…..THE ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT…LIKE THOUSANDS OF DISTRICTS  ACROSS THE NATION…IS OBSERVING  “NATIONAL
SCHOOL  LUNCH WEEK” TO PROMOTE  THE BENEFITS  OF THE NATIONS SCHOOL  LUNCH PROGRAM   WHICH WAS STARTED IN 1`946 AS A FEDERAL
CHILD NUTRITION PROGRAM….DESIGNED  TO SEE THAT EVERY CHILD IN SCHOOL HAS ACCESS TO A HEALTHY LUNCH EACH SCHOOL DAY…..

ALLEN COUNTY  SCHOOLS FOOD SERVICE DIRECTOR  MARY HOBDY  POINTS OUT THAT MORE STUDENTS ARE EATING LUNCH  THIS
YEAR…PARTICULARLY AMONG FOURTH….FIFTH….AND SIXTH GRADERS….
HOBDY ALSO NOTES THAT THE PRIMARY CENTER AND INTERMEDIATE  CENTER ARE NOW PARTICIPATING  IN THE “COMMUNITY ELIGIBILITY
PROVISION”…. WHICH PROVIDED FREE BREAKFAST AND LUNCH TO EACH STUDENT IN THE TWO SCHOOLS……
32-FULL TIME AND SIX PART-TIME EMPLOYEES WORK IN THE FOOD SERVICE EACH  DAY……



ARREST
10/14/14


AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER JAMES TALBUTT SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE ON 37 YEAR OLD KELLI A. FISHER OF 26-98
SMITHS GROVE ROAD……



KENTUCKY SIXTH POOREST STATE
10/14/14


WALLET-HUB HAS RELEASED THEIR TWENTY-14 “RICHEST AND POOREST STATES SURVEY” WHICH FINDS KENTUCKY IS THE SIXTH POOREST  
STATE IN THE COUNTRY…..

THE STUDY WAS BASED ON THREE CATEGORIES …..INCOME….G-D-P PER CAPITA….AND FEDERAL TAXES PER CAPITA…..
IN THE SURVEY….KENTUCKY RANKED 47TH IN INCOME….44TH IN G-D-P PER CAPITA….AND 39TH IN FEDERAL TAXES PAID PER CAPITA…..
30-PERCENT OF KENTUCKY RESIDENTS MAKE A YEARLY INCOME OF LESS THAN 25-THOUSAND DOLLARS…AND TWO-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT MAKE
200-THOUSAND DOLLARS OR MORE ANNUALLY…..
29-PERCENT  OF KENTUCKIANS  FALL IN THE 50-THOUSAND TO 100-THOUSAND DOLLAR INCOME LEVEL….WHILE  12-POINT-NINE PERCENT EARN
BETWEEN 100-THOUSAND  AND 199-THOUSAND DOLLARS  ANNUALLY…..
THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND NEW JERSEY TIED AS THE RICHEST  IN THE NATION……



SENATE DEBATE
10/14/14


SENATOR MITCH MCCONNELL AND SECRETARY OF STATE ALISON LUNDERGAN GRIMES MET LAST NIGHT IN THE ONLY DEBATE SCHEDULED
BEFORE NEXT MONTH’S ELECTION…..

THE DEBATE WAS TELEVISED ON K-E-T….AS THE TWO CANDIDATES STUCK TO THE TALKING POINTS THEY HAVE BEEN FOCUSING ON FOR THE
LAST  YEAR AND A HALF…



ARREST
10/13/14 14


AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS SERVED A WARRANT COUNTY WARRANT…CHARGING THEFT OF SERVICES, PUBLIC INTOXICATION AND POSSESSION OF
MARIJUANA… ON 26 YEAR OLD JAMES J. EVANS OF 911 BROWNSFORD ROAD……





ACCIDENT-METCALFE
10/13/14


STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA  POST INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT IN METCALF COUNTY  THAT INJURED ONE PERSON……
REPORTEDLY…A TWENTY-10 CHARGER…DRIVER BY 24 YEAR OLD CHARLOTTE PAGE OF TENNESSEE…WAS TRAVEL ON KENTUCKY  ONE-63….
WHEN THE VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY AND WENT INTO THE DITCH LINE….
PAGE…WHO WAS NOT WEARING A SEAT BELT…WAS TAKEN TO THE MONROE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER FOR TREATMENT….





BURGLARY & THEFT
10/13/14

A BURGLARY AND THEFT AT THE GIRL’S SOFTBALL CONCESSION STAND…AT FRED HALE BALL PARK…UNDER INVESTIGATION  BY THE ALLEN
COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE…
ACCORDING TO SERGEANT CHRIS FORD….A WINDOW AIR CONDITIONER WAS REMOVED TO GAIN ENTRY….AND A ASSORTMENT OF CANDY WAS
TAKEN….
THE OTHER CONCESSION STAND  WAS TAMPERED WITH…BUT NO ENTRY WAS  GAINED….
A REWARD IS BEING OFFERED…AND ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION SHOULD CONTACT THE ALLEN COUNTY  SHERIFF’S OFFICE…..



ARREST
10/13/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESPONDED TO AN ACCIDENT ON OLD BUCK CREEK ROAD…WHERE A TWO-THOUSAND-TWO CHEVY HAD
RAN THRU A FENCE CAUSING ABOUT 15-HUNDRED DOLLARS DAMAGE….SHERIFF JEFF COOKE LOCATED THE DRIVER….22 YEAR OLD TAMMY M.
GOINS OF EIGHT-96 BROWNSFORD  ROAD….AND CHARGED HER WITH LEAVING THE SCENE OF A ACCIDENT….

AND DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED 23 YEAR OLD SPENCER KING OF FOUR-61 CEDAR HILL ROAD WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC
VIOLENCE……



MEETINGS
10/13/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE DEMOCRATIC WOMEN’S CLUB MEETS TONIGHT AT 6-30 AND CITY COUNCIL AND THE BEEKEEPERS BOTH MEET AT 7…..
ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS TOMORROW MORNING AT 9 AND THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER SITED BASED COUNCIL MEETS TOMORROW
AFTERNOON AT 4…
THURSDAY MORNING AT 7-30 THE CHAMBER BREAKFAST CLUB MEETS, THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP
MEETS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 4 AND THE D-A-V AND LADIES AUXILIARY  MEET THURSDAY  NIGHT AT 7…
THE EAST ALLEN FIRE  DEPARTMENT HAVE THEIR ANNUAL MEETING SATURDAY STARTING T 5-30….
AND THE BUILDERS MASONIC I YOUTH GROUP MEETS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT 3……



NAPIER
10/13/14

84 YEAR OLD BARBARA D. AUSTIN NAPIER DIED SUNDAY AT GREENVIEW REGIONAL HOSPITAL….FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY
NATÏVE WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL
CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TOMORROW (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; TIM AND CHERI…TWO GRANDCHILDREN…THREE NIECES AND SEVERAL GREAT-NIECES AND
NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE….



SPORTS
10/13/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…

THE LADY PATRIOT VOLLEYBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON ADAIR COUNTY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE ROYALS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY THE ORIOLES…WITH KANSAS CITY LEADING THE SERIES TWO TO NOTHING….

AND IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

SAN FRANCISCO PLAYS IN ST. LOUIS…..




ALLEN MAN PLEADS GUILTY
10/10/14
AN ALLEN COUNTY MAN HAS PLEAD GUILTY IN FEDERAL COURT TO WEAPONS AND DRUG CHARGES…..

44 YEAR OLD WALTER TRAVIS WILKERSON WAS CHARGED IN A SIX COUNT INDICTMENT WITH TWO COUNTS OF BEING A FELON IN POSSESSION OF
STOLEN FIREARMS AND AMMUNITION…AND ONE COUNT EACH OF POSSESSION OF STOLEN FIREARMS….POSSESSION OF AN UNREGISTERED
FIREARM…. POSSESSION OF A LISTED CHEMICAL USED TO MANUFACTURE METH…AND POSSESSION OF EQUIPMENT….CHEMICALS…AND
MATERIALS USED TO MANUFACTURE  METH….

WILKERSON…WHO WILL BE FORMERLY SENTENCED JANUARY SEVENTH… ACCEPTED A PLEA AGREEMENT THAT RECOMMENDS A 70-MONTH
PRISON SENTENCE….

ACCIDENT
10/10/14
AN ACCIDENT ON THE NORTH BOUND RAMP OF THE NATCHER PARKWAY YESTERDAY INJURED ONE PERSON….
STATE POLICE SAID A TRACTOR/TRAILER DRIVEN BY 66 YEAR OLD PAUL BRADLEY  OVERTURNED AND CAME TO REST AGAINST  THE GUARD RAIL….
AFTER BEING REMOVE FROM HIS BIG RIG…BRADLEY WAS FLOWN TO NASHVILLE  FOR TREATMENT….


THEFT-FARM GATES
10/10/14
THE THEFT OF FOUR FARM GATES REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE……
ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THE GATES WERE TAKEN FROM THE BEWLEY FARM LOCATED AT 1741 PITCHFORD RIDGE ROAD



BROWN
10109/14

73 YEAR OLD LERA KATHERINE BURGESS BROWN  OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED YESTERDAY (WED) AT MONROE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER… FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT 2:30 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY…VISITATION
BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL  HOME….….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; BOBBY BROWN….A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; HAROLD AND MELISSA…AND A BROTHER; BOBBY BURGESS
ALL OF FOUNTAIN RUN….AND A SISTER-IN-LAW; SYLVIA FORD OF GAMALIEL…THREE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



HINTON
10/10/14

77 YEAR OLD EARL HINTON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY AT COMMONWEALTH REGIONAL SPECIALTY HOSPITAL IN BOWLING GREEN…
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT)  AFTERNOON AT 12:30 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER NINE TOMORROW (SAT) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO COUSINS; SHIRLEY JONES OF SCOTTSVILLE AND PEGGY GILLOCK OF FLORIDA……



SPORTS
10/10/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….KANSAS CITY IS ON THE ROAD TO BALTIMORE…..

AND IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL….

BUTLER COUNTY TRAVELS TO TODD COUNTY CENTRAL, CAVERNA HOSTS BETHLEHEM, CLINTON COUNTY GOES TO RED BOILING SPRINGS,
RUSSELL COUNTY IS AT  HOME TO PLAY ROCKCASTLE COUNTY AND SOUTH WARREN PLAYS AT ADAIR COUNTY…..



ACCIDENT
10/09/14

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

18 YEAR OLD AMBER HARWOOD OF ONE-81 BRIARWOOD DRIVE TOLD DEPUTY CHRIS BARTON THAT SHE SWERVED HER VEHICLE  TO AVOID A
DEER….AND IT LEFT THE ROADWAY AND CAME TO REST AGAINST AN EMBANKMENT….
HARWOOD AND A PASSENGER….19 YEAR OLD MIRANDA HALLOWAY OF THREE-32 EUGENE KEEN ROAD WERE  TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO THE
MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….
AND WHILE AT THE ACCIDENT SCENE….ANOTHER VEHICLE  NEVER SLOWED…. ALMOST STUCK TWO DEPUTIES  AND THE TOW TRUCK AND LEFT
THE SCENE…. DEPUTY JORDAN CONSTANT STOPPED THE VEHICLE  AND CHARGED THE DRIVER….29 YEAR OLD VICKIE TAMAYO OF BOWLING
GREEN WITH DISREGARDING SIGNALS FROM OFFICERS, FAILURE TO YIELD RIGHT OF WAY, RECKLESS DRIVING, TWO COUNTS OF WANTON
ENDANGERMENT, DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-SECOND OFFENSE AND OPEN ALCOHOL CONTAINER IN VEHICLE…..



ENERGY EFFICIENT STATES
10/09/14

ENERGY CONSTITUTES ONE OF THE BIGGEST EXPENSES FOR CONSUMERS….AS  THE AVERAGE AMERICAN HOUSEHOLD SPENDS OVER 22-
HUNDRED DOLLARS ON ENERGY BILLS EACH YEAR….WITH ALMOST HALF GOING TO HEATING AND COOLING…..

IN AN EFFORT TO ENCOURAGE CONSUMERS TO IMPROVE THEIR OWN  ENERGY EFFICIENCY PRACTICES….WALLET-HUB MEASURED THE ENERGY
EFFICIENCY OF CARS AND HOMES IN 48 STATES…..AND THE SURVEY FOUND THAT VERMONT IS THE MOST ENERGY EFFICIENT STATE…WITH NEW
YORK SECOND….AND WISCONSIN THIRD…..
HOWEVER….ON THE OTHER END OF THE SCALE….THE LEASE ENERGY EFFICIENT  STATES FOUND TENNESSEE 36TH…..KENTUCKY 46TH…..
LOUISIANA 47TH….AND SOUTH CAROLINA 48TH…..
DUE TO DATA LIMITATIONS…..ALASKA….HAWAII….AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA SERE NOT INCLUDED  IN THE SURVEY……



DRIVE WAY SCAM
10/09/14

ANOTHER SCAM HAS BEEN REPORTED IN THE AREA….

THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS  INDIVIDUALS IN A WHITE DODGE PICK UP…WITH A RED STROP AND OHIO REGISTRATION PLATES….
STOPPED AT A HOME ON CLARENCE O’DELL ROAD AND REQUESTED MONEY TO RESEAL THE DRIVEWAY…..
WHEN THE JOB WAS PARTIALLY COMPLETE….THE SUBJECTS  SAID THEY NEEDED MORE MONEY TO COMPLETE  THE JOB….AND WHEN THE
RESIDENT REFUSED TO PAY THEY LEFT…
THE HOME OWNER HAD ALREADY PAID A PARTIAL PAYMENT FOR THE SERVICES….….
ANYONE WHO HAS CONTACT WITH THESE INDIVIDUALS IS URGED TO CONTACT THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE……



SPORTS
10/09/14

ALLEN COUNTY RESIDENTS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND THE WESTERN/OLD DOMINION FOOTBALL GAME…AT THREE O’CLOCK ON OCTOBER 25TH….
AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF SPECIAL COMMUNITY PRICES…..

NOW THRU OCTOBER 17TH…..PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS AND RECEIVE GROUP SEATING OPTIONS AND SPECIAL ON-FIELD YOUTH FAN
EXPERIENCE   WITH THE ADVANCED SIGN-UP…
FOR MORE INFORMATION…OR TO RESERVE YOUR TICKETS….CALL SEVEN-FOUR-FIVE-35-17……

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT……

IN THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….
THE COLTS ARE ON THE ROAD TO HOUSTON TO TAKE ON THE TEXANS……




CLINTON TORNADO
10/08/14

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS CONFIRMED THAT AN  “E-F-ONE” TORNADO TOUCHED DOWN IN CLINTON COUNTY MONDAY NIGHT…

THE TORNADO WITH WINDS UP TO 100 MILES-PER-HOUR…LEFT A PATH ABOUT A HALF-MILE LONG AND 300 YARDS WIDE…
TREES AND POWER LINES WERE KNOCKED DOWN…BUT NO INJURIES WERE REPORTED….



HERRINGTON
10/08/14

84 YEAR OLD JOHN HERRINGTON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THIS
AFTERNOON (WED) AT THREE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN SHILOH CEMETERY….VISITATION IS IN PROGRESS AT THE FUNERAL
HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY THREES SONS AND A DAUGHTER….AND TWO NEPHEWS; BRO. MICHAEL LANDERS AND WIFE ALMA OF SCOTTSVILLE AND DANIEL
HERRINGTON OF INDIANA….SIX NIECES, 15 GRANDCHILDREN AND 18 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..…..



SPORTS
10/08/14

THERE ARE NO GAMES SCHEDULED IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL TODAY AND TOMORROW…..

AND THE AMERICAN LEAGUE SERIES BEGINS FRIDAY AS KANSAS CITY PLAYS IN BALTIMORE…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

SAN FRANCISCO BEAT WASHINGTON THREE TO TWO….
AND THE CARDINALS DOWNED THE DODGERS BY THE SAME SCORE OF THREE TO TWO…..




GRAVES
10-7-14

76 YEAR OLD ARCHIE LEON GRAVES OF WESTMORELAND DIED TODAY (TUES)... FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT
THE WOODARD FUNERAL HOME IN WESTMORELAND WITH BURIAL IN THE FAIRFIELD CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT
THREE AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE…DOROTHY GRAVES…TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW PHILLIP AND MELODY AND MICHAEL ALL OF
TENNESSEE…AND TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAWS… TREBLA AND JOHNNY TUCKER OF TENNESSEE AND ELAINE GRAVES AND JOHN
WALLACE OF SCOTTSVILLE…A BROTHER PAUL GRAVES OF INDIANA AND A SISTER FRANCES GRAVES OF PHILADELPHIA.
7 GRANDCHILDREN AND 8 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.



ACCIDENT
10/07/14

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

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DWIGHT KEEN….56 YEAR OLD CHARLES OLIVER OF 38 WOODROW HUGHES ROAD  WAS ATTEMPTING TO TURN FROM
HALIFAX ROAD ONTO EAST OLD STATE ROAD….AND PULLED HIS TWO-THOUSAND-TWO MALIBU INTO THE PATH OF A  1994 JEEP CHEROKEE
OPERATED BY 26 YEAR OLD DUSTIN POWELL OF 30-49 HALIFAX ROAD….
OLIVER WAS TAKEN BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN FOR TREATMENT……



SCAM
10/07/14


THE ALLEN COUNTY  SHERIFF’S OFFICE HAS NOTIFIED NEWSWATCH OF SEVERAL PHONE SCAMS THAT ARE GOING ON RIGHT NOW….

AND THERE IS ALSO  A NEW SCAM  WHERE YOU  WILL RECEIVE A YELLOW CARD I THE MAIL ASKING YOU TO SENT 100-DOLLARS….
NEVER GIVE OUT ANY  PERSONAL INFORMATION  TO ANYONE YOU DON’T KNOW…AND ANYTIME  SOMEONE SHOWS UP AT YOUR RESIDENCE
UNINVITED… CONTACT  THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE……



APPOINTMENTS
10/07/14
06:05AM

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR HAS APPOINTED TWO SOUTHCENTRAL KENTUCKY RESIDENTS TO KENTUCKY BOARDS  AND COMMISSIONS….

DR. MARK WOODWARD OF BOWLING GREEN HAS BEEN APPOINTED  TO THE KENTUCKY STATE BOARD OF CHIROPRACTIC EXAMINERS…..
AND CHERYL MESSENGER  OF CAVE CITY HAS BEEN APPOINTED TO THE KENTUCKY ENVIRONMENTAL  EDUCATION  COUNCIL……




MARTIN
10/07/14
06:05AM

59 YEAR OLD DOUGLAS “DOUGIE” MARTIN OF CAVE CITY DIED YESTERDAY (MON) IN SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES  WILL BE THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AT TWO AT PATTON FUNERAL HOME PARK CITY CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN CAMPGROUND CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER
12NOON TODAY (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…AND MEMORIAL CONTRIBUTION MAY BE MADE TO THE DOUGLAS MARTIN MEMORIAL FUND….

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS; ANTHONY AND DERRIK BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE… FOUR BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; PAUL AND CATHY OF
BOWLING GREEN AND KENNETH, JIMMY AND TERESA AND CRAIG AND DEBBIE ALL OF CAVE CITY…AND TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; DEBRA
AND RONNIE COFFEY AND LORI JANDT ALL OF CAVE CITY….FIVE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……




TAYLOR
10/07/14

11 MONTH OLD ISABELLA NOEL “IZZY” TAYLOR OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AT 12NOON AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE
THIS AFTERNOON (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…AND A SERVICE WILL ALSO BE HELD TONIGHT (TUES) AT SIX AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

SHE’S SURVIVE BY HER PARENTS; ANDY AND BRITTA TAYLOR….A BROTHER AYDIN….AND A  SISTER; EVA ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….MATERNAL
GRANDPARENTS; DAVE AND ROBIN EDMONDS…..AND PATERNAL GRANDMOTHER DARLENE SEXTON AND HUSBAND JAMES ALL OF PIKEVILLE….
PATERNAL GRANDFATHER; ANDY TAYLOR OF BOWLING GREEN… MATERNAL GREAT-GRANDPARENTS; VERNIE HALL AND LARRY AND RUBY
EDMONDS….AND PATERNAL GREAT-GRANDMOTHER; JUNE THACKER ALL OF PIKEVILLE….TWO AUNTS, AN UNCLE, GREAT-AUNT AND GREAT UNCLE
AND FIVE COUSINS ALSO SURVIVE……….



DALTON
10/07/14

94 YEAR OLD MARJORIE COOTS DALTON DIED SATURDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT  SCOTTSVILLE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW
9WED) MORNING  AT 11 AT  T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 THIS
MORING (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…AND MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY FOUR SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; D-C BALE OF ALABAMA, FRED AND DEBBIE OF SCOTTSVILLE AND ED AND PAM AND GARY
AND KANDY ALL OF TENNESSEE….NINE GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVEN GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..…….




SPORTS
10/07/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

WASHINGTON IS ON THE ROAD TO SAN FRANCISCO
AND THE CARDINALS HOST THE DODGERS….

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

WASHINGTON BEAT SAN FRANCISCO FOUR TO ONE….
AND THE CARDINALS DOWNED THE DODGERS THREE TO ONE…

AND IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL…IT WAS SEATTLE 27 AND WASHINGTON 17……




DEER SEASON
10/06/14

NOW THRU THE END OF THE YEAR….MOTORISTS NEED TO BE ON THE LOOK FOR DEER….AS  THIS TIME IS THE PEEK SEASON FOR DEER
MIGRATION AND MATING…
THE INSURANCE INSTITUTE  FOR HIGHWAY SAFETY ESTIMATES THAT EACH YEAR…ACCIDENTS INVOLVING  WHITE-TAILED DEER  INJURE TENS-OF
THOUSANDS  AND CAUSE APPROXIMATELY  200 DEATHS…..
KENTUCKY STATE POLICE SAY LAST YEAR…..THERE WERE 27-HUNDRED 66 VEHICLE COLLISIONS WITH DEER….THAT RESULTED IN 132 INJURES….
AND NO DEATHS….
TO HELP AVOID DEER COLLISIONS…..DRIVERS SHOULD  WATCH FOR DEER CROSSING SIGNS….BE AWARE  OF THE TIME OF DAY AS DEER ARE
MOST COMMONLY SEEN IN THE EARLY MORNING AND EVENING HOURS…USE HIGH BEAN LIGHTS….DON’T SWERVE AS THIS CAN CONFUSE THE
DEER….AND ALWAYS WERE A SEAT BELT….



CHURCHILL MAY DROP DATES
10/06/14

CHURCHILL DOWNS IS CONSIDERING DROPPING RACING  IN SEPTEMBER  OF NEXT YEAR…IF THEY’RE REQUIRED TO SHARE DATES  WITH
KENTUCKY  DOWNS IN FRANKLIN….…

CHURCHILL OFFICIALS  ARE CONCERNED ABOUT HAVING ENOUGH HORSES TO FILL THE FIELDS…..…

ACCORDING TO THE COURIER-JOURNAL….KEENELAND IS SUPPORTING CHURCHILL’S REQUEST….AS  CHURCHILL HAS  AGREED TO LET  
KEENELAND HAVE THE FIRST WEEK-END IN OCTOBER…WHICH NORMALLY  WOULD HAVE GONE  TO CHURCHILL…BECAUSE KEENELAND  WANTS
TO MOVE ITS FALL MEET UP NEXT YEAR  WHEN IT HOSTS THE BREEDERS’ CUP…..



ARREST
10/06/14

SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP….OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT CHARGED 31 YEAR OLD JONATHAN M. JAMES OF BOWLING GREEN WITH DISREGARDING A
STOP SIGN AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE…..
KAREN R. JENKINS OF FIVE-84 PARKWAY DRIVE-APARTMENT-FOUR WAS CHARGED BY OFFICER ADAM REES WITH ASSAULT  FOURTH DEGREE-
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE…..
AND OFFICER TALBOTT CHARGED 46 YEAR OLD MICHAEL L. SULLIVAN OF SEVEN-17 EAST LOCUST  WITH ASSAULT  FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC
VIOLENCE…..



ARREST
10/06/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESPONDED TO A HIT AND RUN ACCIDENT ON ANDREW JACKSON HIGHWAY….WHERE DEPUTY NICK
TABBERT CHARGED 45 YEAR OLD JOYCE R. MCGUIRE OF ONE-ZERO-ONE LONE OAK DRIVE-B-TWO WITH LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT,
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE- AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE AND NO INSURANCE….

AND AT A TRAFFIC STOP ON DOVER CHURCH ROAD….DEPUTY LUC GRAVES CHARGED 55 YEAR OLD  RICKY L. SIMMONS OF 54 HADE BELL ROAD
WITH DRIVING UNGER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE…. …..



MEETINGS
10/06/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE ALLEN COUNTY 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 AND THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEET
AT 5….



SPORTS
10/06/14

LONG TIME WESTERN FOOTBALL COACH JIMMY FEIX DIED YESTERDAY AT THE AGE OF 83…

FEIX…WHO WAS THE FIRST WESTERN FOOTBALL PLAYER TO BE NAMED AN ALL-AMERICA…TOOK OVER THE FOOTBALL PROGRAM  IN 1968 AND HIS
TEAM WON 106 GAMES IN 16 SEASONS…..


ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

WASHINGTON IS ON THE ROAD TO SAN FRANCISCO
AND THE CARDINALS HOST THE DODGERS….

AND IN MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL….

SEATTLE IS ON THE ROAD TO WASHINGTON…..




ATTEMPTED KIDNAPPING ARREST
10-3-14

A BOWLING GREEN WOMAN HAS BEEN ARRESTED FOR ATTEMPTED KIDNAPPING.

ON WEDNESDAY OFFICERS OF THE B.G. POLICE DEPARTMENT ARRESTED 66-YEAR-OLD SCARLOTTE H. FREEMAN FOR DISORDERLY CONDUCT AND
HARASSMENT. THESE CHARGES STEM FROM ALLEGATIONS OF FREEMAN FOLLOWING SCHOOL BUSSES, ON MORE THAN ONE OCCASION, CAUSING
ALARM TO BUS DRIVERS AND SCHOOL OFFICIALS. POLICE WERE CONTACTED; FREEMAN WAS LOCATED AND ARRESTED ON A WARRANT OBTAINED
FOR THOSE CHARGES.

DURING THE INVESTIGATION DETECTIVES LEARNED THAT FREEMAN ALLEGEDLY ATTEMPTED TO LURE AT LEAST FOUR CHILDREN INTO HER
VEHICLE. SHE WAS ARRESTED YESTERDAY (THURS) AND CHARGED WITH FOUR COUNTS OF ATTEMPTED KIDNAPPING. DETECTIVES CONTINUE TO
INVESTIGATE THIS CASE AND ANYONE WITH INFORMATION IN THIS CASE IS ASKED TO CALL 270-393-4507.



BLANKENSHIP
10-3-14

89-YEAR-OLD BERNEZE BLANKENSHIP OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT THE HOSPICE HOUSE IN BOWLING GREEN. FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT FOUR AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE HICKORY HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER ONE TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW, RANDY AND LORI BLANKENSHIP. ONE GRANDSON ALSO SURVIVES.



FALL FOREST FIRE SEASON
10/03/14

OCTOBER MEANS THE START OF THE FALL FOREST FIRE SEASON IN THE COMMONWEALTH….AND NOW THRU DECEMBER 15TH….BURNING WITHIN
150 FEET OF A WOODLAND OR BRUSH ,LAND IS PROHIBITED FROM SIX IN THE MORNING UNTIL SIX AT NIGHT….

THRU AUGUST 25TH…..12-HUNDRED 21 FIRES HAVE BURNED ALMOST 37-THOUSAND ACRES…

776 OF THOSE  FIRES WERE THE RESULT OF  ARSON….278 FROM DEBRIS FIRES…. AND 167 FROM OTHER CAUSES INCLUDING  LIGHTENING….
SMOKING….AND EQUIPMENT USE…….,,,




MISSING 4-WHEELER
10/03/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS INVESTIGATING THE THEFT OF A FOUR-WHEELER…

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER….THE SUZUKI WAS TAKEN FROM FOUR-80 RED HORSE AVENUE…
THE FOUR-WHEELER….VALUED AT 800-DOLALRS….HAS A BLUE SEAT…BENT HANDLE BARS…AND THE FRONT FENDERS ARE BROKEN…..




DONATE PHONES
10/03/14

“HOPELINE”….FROM VERIZON….IS KICKING OFF A DRIVE TO MARK DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH….MORE ON THE STORY FROM
RICHARD FARMER……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE




KY RETIREMENT SYSTEM
10/03/14
12:05PM

TO HELP WITH OPEN ENROLLMENT….THE KENTUCKY RETIREMENT SYSTEM IS NOW  OFFERING “CALL BACK ASSISTANCE” AND EXTEND CALL
CENTER HOURS TO HELP WITH OPEN ENROLLMENT.....

THE CALL CENTER CAN RECEIVE OVER 16-HUNDRED CALLS PER DAY DURING OPEN ENROLLMENT…..SO A “CALL BACK ASSISTANCE” OPTION  NOW
AVAILABLE  FOR THOSE  WHO CALL DURING PEAK TIMES……CALLERS WILL BE GIVEN THE OPTION OF HOLDING  FOR ASSISTANCE OR SELECTING
THE CALL BACK OPTION…….

ALSO DURING OCTOBER…..THE CALL CNET HAS EXTEND THEIR HOURS…AND ARE NOW OPEN FROM EIGHT UNTIL FIVE-30….EASTERN TIME……




BUS ACCIDENT
10/03/14
12:05PM

AROUND SIX-45 THIS MORNING….THERE WAS AN ACCIDENT…ON WALNUT CREEK ROAD…. INVOLVING AN ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOL BUS AND
ANOTHER VEHICLE…….
ACCORDING TO TRANSPORTATION DIRECTOR WENDELL SPEARS….THE TWO VEHICLE  SIDESWIPED ON THE NARROW ROADWAY….AND NO ONE
WAS INJURED……



TAX BILL PAYMENT
10/03/14
08:05AM

08:05AM

PAYMENT FOR ALLEN COUNTY PROPERTY TAX BILLS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED IN THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE….
HOWEVER….THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE CANNOT  TAKE  PAYMENT BY DEBIT OR CREDIT CARD…..
SO WHEN PAYING YOU ALLEN COUNTY PROPERTY  TAX BILLS….BE SURE TO BRING CASH…..A CHECK…..OR MONEY ORDER…..



PSA CONTEST
10/03/14
08:05AM

THE KENTUCKY ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE  HAS ANNOUNCED THE START OF THEIR ANNUAL PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE
PREVENTION…PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT CONTEST….FOR KENTUCKY  MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS….

STUDENT PRODUCE 30-SECOND VIDEO THAT SHOWS THE RISKS OF PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE…AND THE FIRST PLACE WINNER RECEIVES  AN
APPLE I-PAD…AND THE RUNNER-UP A 100-DOLLAR  AMAZON-DOT-COM GIFT CARD…

INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON-LINE AT A-G-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV….
ENTRIES MUST  BE SUBMITTED  BY DECEMBER EIGHTH…AND THE WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED  DECEMBER 15TH…..





I-65 CLOSURE
I-65 CLOSURE
10/03/14

CONSTRUCTION  OF THE I-65 TO 31-W CONNECTOR PROJECT IN BOWLING GREEN WILL HAVE I-65 DOWN TO ONE LANE…NEAR MILE MARKER 30….
TONIGHT……

THE RIGHT LAND WILL CLOSE AT EIGHT TONIGHT AND  REOPEN AT SIX TOMORROW MORNING….….
THE PROJECT  HAS ALREADY CLOSED THE LEFT LANE….SO TRAFFIC WILL BE MOVED TO  THE MIDDLE LANE DURING TONIGHT’S CLOSURE…….




LIQUOR SALE HOURS
10/03/14

THE CAVE CITY COUNCIL HAS GIVEN FINAL APPROVAL TO AN ORDNANCE CONCERNING PACKAGE ALCOHOL SALES….
DISTILLED SPRITS….WINE…AND/OR MAL BEVERAGES MAY BE SOLD MONDAY THRU SATURDAY  FROM SIX IN THE MORNING UNTIL MIDNIGHT...AND
ON SUNDAY FROM ONE IN THE AFTERNOON TILL MIDNIGHT….
NEW YEARS EVE IS THE ONLY EXCEPTION …WHEN SALES CAN CONTINUE  UNTIL  TWO IN THE MORNING ON JANUARY FIRST…
THE COST FOR A DISTILLED SPIRITS AND WINE LICENSE IS ONE-THOUSAND DOLLARS PER YEAR…AND FOR MALT BEVERAGES  400-DOLLARS
ANNUALLY…
AND THE CITY’S REGULATORY  LICENSE FEE IS FIVE-PERCENT OF TOTAL GROSS SALES….




FOOTBALL
10/03/14

AND THE PATRIOT FOOTBALL TEAM OPENS DISTRICT PLAY TONIGHT AS THEY’RE ON THE ROAD TO BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY….

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……



HS SCHEDULE
10/03/14

IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL….

BUTLER COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON UNION COUNTY, CLINTON COUNTY GOES TO LYNN CAMP, EDMONSON COUNTY PLAYS AT ADAIR COUNTY,
FRANKLIN/SIMPSON IS ON THE ROAD TO WARREN EAST, GLASGOW HOSTS SENECA, HART COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY MONROE COUNTY,
RUSSELL COUNTY  ENTERTAINS LARUE COUNTY, SOUTH WARREN IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON DAVIESS COUNTY AND TODD COUNTY CENTRAL
TRAVELS TO OWENSBORO CATHOLIC…..



COLLEGE SCHEDULE
10/03/14

COLLEGE FOOTBALL FINDS LOUISVILLE GOING TO SYRACUSE…..



MAJOR LEAGUE SCHEDULE
10/03/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
DETROIT PLAYS IN BALTIMORE
THE ROYALS ARE IN L-A TO TAKE ON THE ANGELS…
THE GIANTS ARE ON THE ROAD TO WASHINGTON
AND THE DODGERS HOST ST. LOUIS….




SCORES
10/03/14

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT…

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….BALTIMORE BLASTED DETROIT 12 TO THREE…
AND THE ROYALS GOT PAST THE ANGELS THREE TO TWO…..
IN THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE….THE PACKERS DOWNED THE VIKINGS 42 TO  10…..

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL SAW THE LADY PATRIOTS DROP A TWO TO NOTHING DECISION TO MONROE COUNTY….
AND IN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL….IT WAS BOWLING GREEN 41 AND LOGAN COUNTY EIGHT….




FARM BUREAU
10/03/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY FARM BUREAU HELD THEIR ANNUAL MEETING LAST NIGHT…..FARM BUREAU PRESIDENT AL PEDIGO…..
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
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