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GOVERNORS SCHOLARS
04/29/16

TWO ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE  HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS.....COBY BESSINGER AND DEREK TAYLOR.....HAVE BEEN
SELECTED AS GOVERNOR’S SCHOLARS FOR THE TWENTY-16 PROGRAM.....

GOVERNOR’S SCHOLARS ALLOWS  HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS  TO SPEND FIVE WEEKS TAKING COLLEGE LEVEL
CLASSES......AT KENTUCKY COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES......DURING THE SUMMER PROCEEDING THEIR SENIOR YEAR......

STUDENTS WILL LEARN  BY MAY 19TH WHICH COLLEGE....MURRAY STATE.... MOREHEAD....OR NORTHERN KENTUCKY.....
THEY WILL ATTEND   G-S-P  BEGINS IN MID-JUNE.......



GRAND JURY REPORT
04/29/16

THE JANUARY TERM OF THE ALLEN COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS SUBMITTED ITS REPORT TO CIRCUIT JUDGE JANET
CROCKER.....

THE GRAND JURY MET FOR FOUR DAYS.....AND RETURNED 29-INDICTMENTS... ONE NO  TRUE BILL.....AND DID NOT  
REMANDED ANY CASES TO  ALLEN DISTRICT COURT.....

THE GRAND JURY CHOSE NOT TO INSPECT ANY COUNTY OWNED PROPERTY... AND REFERRED A NUMBER OF MATTERS
TO THE NEXT GRAND JURY..........



HELP
04/29/16

STATE POLICE FROM THE BOWLING GREEN POST ARE ASKING FOR HELP IN IDENTIFYING  A BODY THAT WAS LOCATED  
ON WATERLOO ROAD...IN HART COUNTY....IN JUNE OF LAST YEAR....

THE WOMAN IS ESTIMATED TO BE BETWEEN  24 TO 47 YEARS OF AGE.....BUT HER RACE COULDN’T BE CONCLUSIVELY
DETERMINED.....
FOUND WITH THE REMAINS  WAS A NECKLACE  WITH AN “S” EMBLEM IN THE CENTER......AND A GRAY  STUD EARRING  
WITH A PINK STONE....
SHE WAS WEARING A  “SOUTHERN COMFORT” MEDIUM  T-SHIRT  AND WHITE... SIXE NINE.... WILSON BRAND SNEAKERS.....

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION  IS ASK  TO CONTACT STATE POLICE  AT SEVEN-EIGHT-TWO-20-10.....OR THE HART
COUNTY CORONER  AT FIVE-TWO-FOUR-24-HUNDRED.....



PHONE SCAMS
04/29/16

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT HAS INFORMED NEWSWATCH THAT PHONE SCAMS....INVOLVING
INDIVIDUALS  PURPORTING    TO BE FROM THE  I-R-S AND PUBLISHERS  CLEARING HOUSE  HAVE BEEN REPORTED.....

BOTH OF THESE ARE SCAMS.....AND IF YOU RECEIVE SUCH A CALL.....DO NOT GIVE OUT ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION......
AND CONTACT AUTHORITIES........



SPORTS
04/29/16

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON OWENSBORO CATHOLIC......





PURSUIT
04/28/16

PURSUIT THAT BEGAN  IN PORTLAND  ENDED IN WARREN COUNTY.....

THE OPERATOR  OF A B-M-W....WITH THE DRIVER COVERED  IN BLOOD....WAS SEEN LEAVING THE SCENE OF A DOMESTIC
DISTURBANCE.....
K-S-P LOCATED THE VEHICLE  ON -65  AND WHEN THEY ATTEMPT TO STOP IT.... A PURSUIT  BEGIN THAT WENT THRU
SIMPSON AND WARREN COUNTIES AND ENDED IN  BOWLING GREEN  WHEN TIRE DEFLATION DEVISES WERE USED....
DURING THE PURSUIT.....THE SUSPECT VEHICLE  STUCK MULTIPLE POLICE  CRUISERS......
26 YEAR OLD BRET CHADWICK OF PORTLAND  WAS CHARGED WITH SIX COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT, FLEEING
OR EVADING, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, DUI-FOURTH OR GREATER OFFENSE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE, DRIVING ON A
DUI SUSPENDED LICENSE-THIRD OFFENSE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE, RESISTING ARREST, SPEEDING, NO
INSURANCE, IMPROPER DISPLAY  OF REGISTRATION PLATES  AND A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE  TO APPEAR......



STOLEN TRAILER
04/28/16

A TRAILER.....LOADED WITH GRAY STONE BLOCKS......HAS BEEN TAKEN FROM A RESIDENCE ON BAILEY’S  POINT ROAD.....
THE TRAILER IS A TWENTY-15.....SIX-BY-12.....WITH SIDE AND BACK RAMP GATES....WOOD SIDE PANELS.....AND FIVE OR SIX
TIE DOWNS WELDED AROUND THE TOP RAIL.........



ACCIDENT
04/28/16

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT HAS RELEASED THE REPORT ON AN  ACCIDENT IN PETROLEUM.......

TIMOTHY KELLY OF SOMERSET TOLD DEPUTY BRANDON LOVETT THEY WERE NORTHBOUND  ON 31-E.....WHEN A TWO-
THOUSAND SILVERADO  OPERATED BY 22 YEAR OLD  BREANNA BARNES OF MISSISSIPPI TURNED LEFT IN FRONT OF HIS  
TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN  AVALON....AND THE VEHICLES COLLIDED HEAD-ON.....

BARNES AND KELLY WERE  TRANSPORTED  TO THE MEDICAL CENTER  AT SCOTTSVILLE..... AND A PASSENGER IN KELLY’
S CAR......RACHEL BRANSEUM OF VANCEBURG WAS FLOWN TO VANDERBILT MEDICAL  CENTER......



ARREST-HART
04/28/16

A TRAFFIC STOP BY STATE POLICE  IN HART COUNTY.....FOR TEXTING WHILE DRIVING....LED TO AN ARREST.....

TROOPERS  SAY 25 YEAR OLD KEITH BLAIR OF BUFFALO WAS CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON WITHOUT A
PERMIT....AND A METAL SAFE CONTAINING  METHAMPHETAMINE  AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA WAS LOCATED......
BLAIR WAS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF METH, TEXTING  WHILE DRIVING, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
AND CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON.....



BARREN STUDENT CHARGED
04/28/16

THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT CONDUCTED  AN INVESTIGATION  AT  “TROJAN ACADEMY”....IN
REFERENCE  TO THREATENING STATEMENTS THAT HAD BEEN MADE BY A STUDENT  OVER SOCIAL MEDIA.....
THAT LED TO ONE STUDENT BEING TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AND BEING CHARGED WITH TWO COUNTS OF TERRORISTIC
THREATENING......



SPORTS
04/28/16

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM GOES TO GLASGOW.....
AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL  TEAM TRAVELS TO SOUTH WARREN....





HOMICIDE
04/27/16

THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT  IS INVESTIGATING  A HOMICIDE..... THAT HAPPENED JUST BEFORE 10 LAST
NIGHT......AT 17-ZERO-ONE MCGREGOR COURT....APARTMENT “A”....
WHERE 36 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER RAMIREZ  OF BOWLING GREEN HAD BEEN SHOT...HE WAS TRANSPORTED  TO THE
MEDICAL CENTER  AT BOWLING GREEN WHERE HE SUCCUMBED TO HIS INJURIES....
AUTHORITIES HAVE A SUSPECT IN CUSTODY......BUT ARE RELEASING  NO OTHER INFORMATION  AT THIS TIME......



TUITION INCREASES
04/27/16

THE COUNCIL ON POSTSECONDARY  EDUCATION  HAS APPROVED MAXIMUM TUITION INCREASES  OF ABOUT  500-
DOLLARS A YEAR  FOR STUDENTS  AT KENTUCKY COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES.....WHICH WILL EQUAL ABOUT  FIVE-
PERCENT  FOR MOST INSTITUTIONS....

THE INCREASES  ARE NOT MANDATORY.....AS EACH INSTITUTION’S  BOARD OF REGENTS  DECIDES IF THEY SHOULD
RAISE TUITION.....HOWEVER....THE CANNOT RAISE IT BEYOND THE  LIMIT SET BY THE COUNCIL.....

THE TUITION INCREASES ARE ATTRIBUTED TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY APPROVING  GOVERNOR  MATT BEVIN’S FOUR-
POINT-FIVE PERCENT CUTS ON COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES......AND AN EXTRA 85-MILLION  DOLLARS  THEY’LL HAVE TO
PAY IN RETIREMENT.....STUDENT FINANCIAL AID....AND INCREASED EXPENSES IN HEALTH INSURANCE......AND
MAINTENANCE.......








FISCAL COURT
04/27/16

ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELED TO CEDAR SPRINGS FIRE DEPARTMENT NUMBER ONE LAST NIGHT TO HOLD THEIR
MEETING.....

JUDGE EXECUTIVE JOHNNY HOBDY INFORMED THE COURT THAT THE COUNTY HAD RECEIVED A 19-THOUSAND  986
DOLLAR GRANT....FROM THE C-M-R-S BOARD.....TO REDO THE WORK STATIONS AT THE NINE-ONE-ONE CENTER.....
AND FIRST READING WAS GIVEN  TO  ADOPTING  MAUREEN WAY INTO THE COUNTY ROAD SYSTEM.....
CURRENTLY......THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT  PROVIDES AN OFFICER FOR BALL GAMES  AT ALLEN
COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL.....AND SHERIFF JEFF COOKE SAID HE HAD BEEN APPROACHED  BY THE SCHOOL
DISTRICT  ABOUT PROVIDING  A SECOND OFFICER  FOR BALL GAMES.......



ARNOLD
04/27/16

48 YEAR OLD GENA LYNN ARNOLD OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE.....FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY.....VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME.....

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; JACK ARNOLD.....A SON; MATTHEW.....AND A DAUGHTER; KAYLA ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE......



BROWN
04/27/16

91 YEAR OLD WILLA V. BROWN OF FRANKLIN DIED MONDAY AT GREENVIEW REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER.....FUNERAL
SERVICES FOR THE STONY POINT NATIVE WILL BE TOMORROW (THURS) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME
WITH BURIAL IN MT. PLEASANT CEMETERY.....VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FIVE THIS AFTERNOON (WED) AT THE FUNERAL
HOME.....

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; BRUCE AND DEBORAH OF FRANKLIN......SIX GRANDCHILDREN AND
FOUR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE......  



SPORTS
04/27/16

THE PATRIOT JUNIOR VARSITY  BASEBALL TEAM GOES TO WESTMORELAND.....

AC/S SENIOR AUTUMN MORGAN HAS  COMMITTED TO PLAY SOFTBALL  AT BEREA  COLLEGE.....AS SHE SIGNED HER
LETTER OF INTENT YESTERDAY....

MORGAN IS THE 27TH AC/S SOFTBALL STUDENT/ATHLETE....SINCE  1995....TO SIGN TO PLAY COLLEGE SOFTBALL.....






WEST OLD STATE ROAD
04/26/16

WEST OLD STATE ROAD IS SET FOR A ONE DAY COMPLETE CLOSURE....THIS FRIDAY....APRIL 29TH....FROM SIX UNTIL
FOUR.....

THE COMPLETE CLOSURE IS NECESSARY  FOR BEAM INSTALLATION  ON THE SECOND PHASE OF THE PROJECT....
CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW BRIDGE BEGAN IN FEBRUARY.....AND HAS BEEN LEAVING ONE LANE OPEN TO TRAFFIC.....
WHEN THE BRIDGE REOPENS  FRIDAY AFTERNOON TO TRAFFIC....IT WILL STILL BE DOWN TO ONE LANE.....
A DETOUR  IN PLACE USING  TWO-31......31-E.....KENTUCKY-100.....AND KENTUCKY  FIVE-85......



ACCIDENT
04/26/16

AN ACCIDENT ON BILL DEDMON ROAD.....IN WARREN COUNTY....INJURED FOUR PERSONS.....
ACCORDING  TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT.....A PICKUP  DRIVEN BY 18 YEAR OLD BRAYDEN
GRIMSLEY OF INDEPENDENCE RAN OFF THE ROAD....BECAME AIRBORNE.....AND OVERTURNED  SEVERAL TIMES.....
ALL FOUR OCCUPANTS WERE WEARING SEATBELTS AND WERE ABLE TO EXIT THE TRUCK BEFORE IT CAUGHT FIRE....
THE DRIVER.... ALONG WITH 18 YEAR OLD CULLEN MCGULEY AND 18 YEAR OLD DANIEL PUSEY BOTH OF MT.
WASHINGTON AND 19 YEAR OLD ANGEL ENRIQUEZ WE ALL TREATED AT THE SCENE....
GRIMLEY  WAS  ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, RECKLESS DRIVING, FAILURE  TO
PRODUCE AN INSURANCE CARD AND THREE COUNTS OF WANTON ENDANGERMENT...........



ALLEN MEN CHARGED
04/26/16

TWO ALLEN COUNTY MEN  ARE FACING FEDERAL CROP INSURANCE FRAUD CHARGES........

ACCORDING  TO FEDERAL COURT DOCUMENTS.....BETWEEN  AUGUST 10TH.... TWO-THOUSAND-NINE AND FEBRUARY
14TH....TWENTY-12.....53 YEAR OLD DAVID MANION  AND 48 YEAR OLD HENRY MANION  KNOWINGLY MADE FALSE
STATEMENTS AND REPORTS TO OBTAIN FEDERAL CROP INSURANCE PAYMENTS.....

IF CONVICTED....THEY FACE UP TO 30-YEARS IN PRISON.....A ONE-MILLION DOLLAR FINE....AND FIVE YEARS OF
SUPERVISED RELEASE.....



FATAL-WARREN
04/26/16

AN ACCIDENT NEAR THE 12-MILE MARKER....ON THE NATCHER PARKWAY.... HAS CLAIMED TWO LIVES....

49 YEAR OLD PATRICK POWELL OF ELKTON....WHO  WAS DRIVING  A TWENTY-16 VOLVO DUMP TRUCK  TOLD STATE
POLICE HE WAS DISTRACTED AND FAILED TO SEE A SLOW MOVING VEHICLE......AND STUCK A  1998 KIA....OPERATED BY  
32 YEAR OLD JONATHAN MCDANIEL OF MORGANTOWN  IN THE REAR....THE DUMP TRUCK THEN OVERRODE  THE CAR....
PUSHING IT INTO THE GUARD RAIL.... WHERE THE FRONT SEAT PASSENGER WAS EJECTED........
MCDANIEL AND THE EJECTED PASSENGER.....56 YEAR OLD JOHN MCDANIEL OF MORGANTOWN WERE FLOWN TO
SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER WHERE JONATHAN MCDANIEL DIED....ANOTHER PASSENGER....52 YEAR OLD CINDY
MCDANIEL DIED AT THE SCENE.....
A POWELL WASN’T INJURED.......



STAFFORD
04/26/16

73 YEAR OLD CHARLES D. STAFFORD OF LAFAYETTE DIED SUNDAY AT SUMNER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER....FUNERAL
SERVICES FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE THURSDAY MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL
IN ROBERT’S TABERNACLE  CEMETERY....VISITATION BEGINS AFTE SIX TONIGHT (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME......

HE’S SURVIVED BY A SON; TIMOTHY OF INDIANA.....A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; ANITA AND DARYL HILL.....AND A STEP-
SON; JAMES HUNTSMAN BOTH OF TENNESSEE....TWO BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; LEWIS AND BETTY AND ERNIE
AND AMY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE.....AND TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW; KATHRYN GRAVES OF TENNESSEE AND
BARBARA  AND SONNY BROOKING OF ADOLPHUS.....THREE GRANDCHILDREN, SEVEN GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND
THREE STEP-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.....



SPORTS
04/26/16

THE PATRIOT  BASEBALL  TEAM PLAYS AT BARREN COUNTY......
AND THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS ARE AT HOME  TO TAKE ON RUSSELL COUNTY.....





CHAPIN
04/25/16

82 YEAR OLD CREOLA CHAPIN OF NEW ALBANY, INDIANA DIED THURSDAY AT ROBERT E. LEE NURSING HOME IN NEW
ALBANY.....

GRAVESIDE SERVICES  FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE TOMORROW MORNING (TUES) AT 11 AT UNION CHAPEL
CEMETERY......




MEETINGS
04/25/16

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK....

ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS TOMORROW NIGHT AT 7......

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



WATER LINES FLUSHED
04/25/16

TODAY THRU FRIDAY.......THE SCOTTSVILLE WATER DEPARTMENT WILL BE FLUSHING WATER LINES......
DURING THIS TIME YOU MAY EXPERIENCE LOW PRESSURE.....DINGY WATER.... OR NO WATER.....



ACS SCHEDULE
04/25/16

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO GO AGAINST  LOGAN COUNTY.....

AND THE PATRIOT TENNIS  TEAMS PLAY AT BOWLING GREEN....



ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
04/25/16

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING.....THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE  IN ALLEN COUNTY  FELL
FROM FIVE-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT  IN FEBRUARY TO FIVE-POINT- TWO PERCENT IN MARCH.....WHICH MATCHED THE
FIVE-POINT-TWO PERCENT RECORDED  IN MARCH OF LAST YEAR......

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

IN THE COMMONWEALTH......JOBLESS RATES ROSE   IN 65 COUNTIES......FELL IN 37.....AND REMAINED THE SAME IN 18.....
WOODFORD COUNTY RECORDED THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT  RATE  AT THREE-POINT-SIX PERCENT.....
WHILE MAGOFFIN COUNTY  HAD THE HIGHEST JOBLESS RATE  AT 20-POINT-ONE PERCENT.......


ARREST
04/25/16
THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  WAS CALLED TO THREE-THOUSAND  PITCHFORD RIDGE ROAD.....WHERE
TWO BOYS  .AGES SIX AND 11.....HAD WANDERED TO THE RESIDENCE....THEY WERE HOT AND DIRTY AND HAD INJURIES
AND THE HOMEOWNER SAID THEY HAD BEEN THERE ABOUT AN HOUR....ABOUT 25-MINUTES AFTER THE INITIAL  CALL
THE PARENTS CALLED NINE-ONE-ONE TO SAY THE BOYS WERE MISSING.....THEY WERE TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER
AT SCOTTSVILLE  AND THE PARENTS ALSO WENT TO THE HOSPITAL.....FOLLOWING AN INVESTIGATION.....32 YEAR OLD
BILLY N. MEADOR AND 29 YEAR OLD EVONDA D. MEADOR OF 19-94 PITCHFORD RIDGE ROAD WERE BOTH CHARGED  
WITH CHILD ABUSE OF A CHILD UNDER-12.......
INVESTIGATING A SUSPICIOUS PERSON REPORT.....DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON DISCOVERED  40 YEAR OLD JASON
FITZGERALD OF CHAPMANSBORO, TENNESSEE WAS WANT IN TENNESSEE.....DEPUTY ROBINSON  SERVED A FUGITIVE
FROM ANOTHER STATE WARRANT AND A SIMPSON COUNTY WARRANT  CHARGING  FLEEING OR EVADING ON
FITZGERALD.....
AND 50 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER  J. SAGE OF 79-20 BOWLING GREEN ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY DEPUTY ROBINSON  ON
A WARREN COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING  NO INSURANCE......



EDWARDS
04/25/16

81 YEAR OLD MARGIE REE  EDWARDS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE.....FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS....VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 12NOON TOMORROW (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL
HOME......

SHE’S SURVIVED BY THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; KENNETH AND LISA AND JOHNNY ALL  OF SCOTTSVILLE
AND DAVID AND MARLENE OF ALVATON....A DAUGHTER; SUSIE MEEKS.....AND A BROTHER  AND SISTER-IN-LAW; JAY AND
NELL FARLEY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE....EIGHT GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE........



ACS STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN PLAY AT SCYPAC
4-24-16

STUDENTS FROM ALL FOUR ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOLS WILL BE ON THE STAGE THIS WEEKEND IN THE PRODUCTION OF
MARY POPPIN’S, THE BROADWAY MUSICAL.

THE THREE-DAY PRODUCTION....SPONSORED BY SKYPAC THROUGH A GRANT FROM THE LAURA GOAD TURNER
CHARITABLE FOUNDATION IS THE CAPSTONE EVENT OF MONTHS OF PLANNING AND PREPARATION.

THE PERFORMANCE WILL BE HELD FRIDAY, (APRIL 29) AND SATURDAY,  AT 7:30 P.M., AND SUNDAY, AT 2:30 P.M.  
ADMISSION IS $5.00 FOR ADULTS, AND $3.00 FOR SENIOR CITIZENS AND CHILDREN 5 AND UNDER.

TICKETS ARE BEING SOLD IN ADVANCE AND ALSO AT THE DOOR. CONTACT MRS. PUCKETT AT THE JAMES E. BAZZEL
MIDDLE SCHOOL AFTER 9:20 WEEKDAYS.



WEST
04/24/216
12:05 P.M.


DONALD HARRIS WEST, AGE 81, PASSED AWAY AT CELINA CARE AND REHAB YESTERDAY (SAT) ....FUNERAL SERVICES
FOR MISTER WEST WILL BE CONDUCTED ON TUESDAY AT ELEVEN ‘O CLOCK A.M. FROM THE ANDERSON & SON FUNERAL
HOME CHAPEL IN LAFAYETTE....INTERMENT WILL FOLLOW IN THE ANDERSON & SON MEMORIAL PARK....

HE IS SURVIVED BY: DAUGHTER AND SON IN LAW: MELISSA AND THOMAS DULWORTH....GRANDDAUGHTER: CHEYENNE
DULWORTH.....SISTER: HELEN KEMP.....BROTHER AND SISTER IN LAW: I.T. AND DEE WEST ALL OF LAFAYETTE....STEP
GRANDCHILDREN AND SPOUSE: WAYNE AND BRANDIE DULWORTH....AND MICHELLE DULWORTH; ALL OF CELINA.....  







HOGUE
04/23/16
12:05PM

86 YEAR OLD NOBLE E. HOGUE OF BOWLING GREEN DIED YESTERDAY (FRI) AT HIS RESIDENCE.....FUNERAL SERVICES  
FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE MONDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY.....VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO TOMORROW (SUN) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME.....

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; SHIRLEY MEADOR HOGUE.....A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; TIMOTHY AND ANGELA....AND  A
BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW; ALVIN AND MOZELLE ALL OF BOWLING GREEN....AND TWO SISTERS-IN-LAW; DIANNE
HOGUE OF SCOTTSVILLE AND PATTY HOGUE OF KANSAS....THREE GRANDCHILDREN, TWO STEP-GRANDCHILD, TWO
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN  AND THREE STEP-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.....





CROSLIN
04/24/2016
6:05 AM


BILLY JAMES CROSLIN, 78, OF BOWLING GREEN, DIED YESTERDAY (SAT) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER......FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE HELD AT ONE ‘O CLOCK P.M. TOMORROW (MONDAY) AT HATCHER AND SADDLER FUNERAL HOME,
BOWLING GREEN CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN CHAPEL HILL MEMORIAL GARDENS..... VISITATION IS FROM TWO TO EIGHT ‘O
CLOCK P.M. TODAY AT THE FUNERAL HOME....


SURVIVORS INCLUDE: A SON: BOBBY MILAM.....TWO DAUGHTERS: DEBBIE HALEY AND BILLIE JEANE BUTLER....NINE
GRANDCHILDREN, SEVERAL GREAT GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS.....





DAUGHERTY
04/24/2016
6:05 AM


TERRI LYNN DAUGHERTY, 59, OF ALVATON PASSED AWAY FRIDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER.....A MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL
BE HELD AT SEVEN ‘O CLOCK P.M. TOMORROW (MON) AT VICTORY HILL CHURCH....VISITATION WILL BE HELD TOMORROW
(MON)  FROM THREE ‘O CLOCK P.M. UNTIL FUNERAL TIME....

SURVIVORS INCLUDE: HER HUSBAND: BOBBY DAUGHERTY.....A SON: CHAD DAUGHERTY OF SCOTTSVILLE....ONE
DAUGHTER: BETH PAGE OF PLANO.....TWO SISTERS: SAUCY OOST OF PLANO AND PENNY LEVILL OF MANITOU.....ONE
BROTHER: BRENT CLAYTON OF BOWLING GREEN....THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND MOTHER ALSO SURVIVES.....






ARREST
04/22/16

STATE POLICE ARRESTED AN ALLEN COUNTY  MAN  WHO THEY SAY ASSAULTED A  WOMAN AND HELD HER AGAINST  HER
WILL....

TROOPERS WENT TO EMERGENCY  ROOM.....AT THE MEDIAL CENTER  AT BOWLING GREEN...WHERE A WOMAN  TOLD
OFFICERS  HER 37 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER  HAD BEEN ASSAULTED AND HELD AGAINST HER WILL.....IT WAS ALSO
DETERMINED SHE HAD A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ORDER  AGAINST THE ALLEGED PERPETRATOR......WHO SHE WAS IN A
RELATIONSHIP  WITH...
A SEARCH WARRANT WAS OBTAINED FOR A RESIDENCE ON HADE BELL ROAD.....AND WHEN TROOPERS ARRIVED  THEY
ARRESTED  38 YEAR  OLD WENDELL JACKSON........A HANDGUN.......SUSPECTED METH....AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
WERE ALSO LOCATED.....
JACKSON WAS CHARGED WITH ASSAULT ....KIDNAPPING.....POSSESSION OF A HANDGUN BY A CONVICTED FELON....
VIOLATION  OF A D-V-O....AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA......



SPORTS
04/22/16

THE LADY PATRIOT FRESHMAN  SOFTBALL TEAM PLAYS IN THE OWENSBORO CATHOLIC  TOURNAMENT.....
THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM TAKES ON WASHINGTON COUNTY IN MARION COUNTY.....
AND THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS  ARE AT HOME  TO TAKE ON GLASGOW.....





MAMMOTH CAVE ECONOMIC BENEFITS
04/21/16

A NEW NATIONAL PARK SERVICE REPORT SHOWS THAT 566-THOUSAND 895 VISITORS TO MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL
PARK  LAST YEAR.....SUPPORTED 749 JOBS IN THE LOCAL AREA....AND HAD A CUMULATIVE BENEFIT TO THE LOCAL
ECONOMY OF 48-MILLION DOLLARS.....
.
17-BILLION DOLLARS OF DIRECT SPENDING.....BY 307- MILLION PARK VISITORS IN COMMUNITIES WITHIN 60 MILES OF A
NATIONAL PARK......SUPPORTED 295-THOUSAND JOBS NATIONALLY LAST YEAR....WITH 252-THOUSAND  OF THOSE JOBS  
IN GATEWAY COMMUNITIES......
IN TWENTY-15.....VISITORS TO NATIONAL  PARKS SPENT SOME 32-BILLION DOLLARS......WITH MOST OF THAT BEING SPENT  
FOR LODGING.....FOLLOWED BY FOOD AND BEVERAGES......GAS AND OIL.......ADMISSIONS.....FEES  AND SOUVENIRS....AND
OTHER EXPENSES.



ACCIDENT-WARREN COUNTY
4-21-16

THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A SINGLE VEHICLE ACCIDENT....ON MORGANTOWN
ROAD.....WHERE ONE PERSON WAS INJURED.

64-YEAR-OLD LARRY MAPLES OF BOWLING GREEN WAS TAKEN BY E-M-S TO MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN
AFTER THE PASSENGER SIDE TIRES ON HIS VEHICLE  .CAUGHT THE EDGE OF THE ROADWAY.....CAUSING IT TO RUN INTO
A DITCH.......




DOGWOOD FESTIVAL
04/21/16

JACKSONIAN DAY ACTIVITIES GET UNDERWAY THIS AFTERNOON WITH THE SPRING LIGHTS DOGWOOD FESTIVAL AT
SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH..... STARTING AT FIVE....
THE SCOTTSVILLE MERCHANT HAND WILL BE PLAYING AS YOU ENTER THE CHURCH.....AND THE  SCOTTSVILLE  GARDEN  
CLUB SPONSORS THE SPRING LIGHT DOGWOOD FESTIVAL......



DANA CORP CLOSING
04/21/16

A LONGTIME GLASGOW EMPLOYER....DANA CORPORATION....WILL CLOSE THEIR PLANT  BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT YEAR....

THE PLANT....WHICH PRODUCES  GEAR SETS....SHAFTS....AND SECONDARY GEARING COMPONENTS FOR COMMERCIAL
VEHICLES....WILL LET 191 EMPLOYEES GO.....
A DANA SPOKESPERSON SAY DETERIORATION OF THE COMMERCIAL VEHICLE MARKET IS THE REASON  FOR THE
CLOSURE.......



BEVIN REMOVES RETIREMENT CHAIRMAN
04/21/16

SAYING THE KENTUCKY RETIREMENT  SYSTEM  NEEDS A FRESH START.... GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN HAS ISSUED AN
EXECUTIVE ORDER IMMEDIATELY  REMOVING BOARD CHAIRMAN THOMAS  ELLIOTT WHO WAS APPOINTED BY FORMER  
GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR.....

AND THE GOVERNOR HAS ALSO RESTORED SOME FUNDING  TO PUBLIC COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES..... BEVIN HAD
ORDERED SPENDING CUTS OF FOUR-POINT-FIVE PERCENT OVER THE NEXT THREE MONTHS....WITH THE FUNDS TO BE
USED ON THE COMMONWEALTH’S PENSION FUND DEBT....
.BUT HE HAS REVISED THOSE CUTS TO TWO-PERCENT FOR MOST INSTITUTIONS....AND HE COMPLETELY RESTORED
FUNDING FOR KENTUCKY STATE UNIVERSITY.....



SCORES
04/21/16

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY.....
THE DODGERS BEAT THE BRAVES FIVE TO THREE.....
THE REDS GOT PAST THE ROCKIES  SIX TO FIVE.....
IT WAS THE CARDINALS FIVE AND THE CUBS THREE.....

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



MAJOR LEAGUE SCHEDULE
04/21/16

IN BASEBALL ACTION.....

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO GO AGAINST THE DODGERS.....
THE REDS HOST THE CUBS......

AND THE HOT RODS OPEN A FOUR GAME SERIES IN GREAT LAKES.....



HS SCHEDULE
04/21/16

IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL.....
BARREN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY LOGAN COUNTY, BOWLING GREEN HOSTS SIMEON- ILLINOIS, CAVERNA IS AT
HOME TO TAKE ON EDMONSON COUNTY, GLASGOW TRAVELS TO SOUTH WARREN, GREENWOOD IS ON THE ROAD TO
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, METCALFE COUNTY ENTERTAINS  CUMBERLAND COUNTY AND MONROE COUNTY  IS AT HOME
TO GO AGAINST WARREN CENTRAL.....

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL FINDS.....
BOWLING GREEN AT HOME TO PLAY GREENWOOD, CAVERNA HOSTS LARUE COUNTY,  FRANKLIN/SIMPSON PLAYS AT
TODD COUNTY CENTRAL, GLASGOW GOES TO MONROE COUNTY, METCALFE COUNTY  TRAVELS TO CLINTON COUNTY  
AND WARREN CENTRAL IS ON THE ROAD TO WARREN EAST.....



ACS SCHEDULE
04/21/16

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON BARREN COUNTY......
THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM PLAYS AT FRANKLIN/SIMPSON.....
AND THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS ENTERTAIN CUMBERLAND COUNTY.....



PREDATORS
04/21/16

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY.....
IN STANLEY CUP PLAY OFFS.......THE PREDATORS HOST THE MIGHT DUCKS....AS NASHVILLE LEADS THE SERIES TWO
GAME TO ONE.....






ARMFIELD
4-20-16
67-YEAR-OLD SANDRA DENNING ARMFIELD OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS.  VISITATION BEGINS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT FOUR AT THE FUNERAL HOME

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND:  JERALD ARMFIELD OF SCOTTSVILLE
4 SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW...JERRY AND CYNTHIA... JOE  AND VALERIE AND JOHN CONYER, ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE
AND JASON AND KRISTIN CONYER OF VIRGINIA....A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW... STEPHANIE AND NATHAN  BAKER OF
NORTH CAROLINA....2 SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW...SHEILA AND CARL SPARKS AND JANIE STUKE ALL OF ARIZONA...
AND A SISTER-IN-LAW:  KATHY ARMFIELD SPEARS, BOWLING GREEN...

10 GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVERAL NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE.



SMITH
4-20-16

66-YEAR-OLD STEVEN EDWARD SMITH DIED TODAY (WED) AT THE MEDICAL
CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE....A MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR THE PEORIA, ILLINOIS NATIVE WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT
THREE AT BEREAN
BAPTIST CHURCH IN SCOTTSVILLE...

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE SHELIA SMITH OF SCOTTSVILLE, ONE-DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW...LATISHA AND BARTON
NUNNELLY OF HENDERSON.... TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW... KEVIN OF HENDERSON AND JAMES CHRISTOPHER
AND GAIL HICKEY OF SCOTTSVILLE.... FOUR SISTERS BRENDA SPAINHOWARD , BARBARA SMITH, PATSY MORRIS
AND SUSIE HATCHER.... SEVERAL GRANDCHILDREN , NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE.



ARREST
04/20/16

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE.....

CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 38 YEAR OLD GEORGE  D. WHITNEY-
JUNIOR OF 59 JEFFERSON SCHOOL ROAD.....


FIRE
04/20/16

YESTERDAY AFTERNOON.....THE CEDAR SPRINGS NUMBER ONE.... SCOTTSVILLE....AND MEADOR FIRE DEPARTMENTS
WERE CALLED  TO A RESIDENTIAL  FIRE AT TWO-99 AARON LANE.....WHERE THE MOBILE HOME RECEIVED
CONSIDERABLE DAMAGE........
THE RESIDENT.....52 YEAR OLD ROBERT MEADOR.....WAS TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
SCOTTSVILLE FOR TREATMENT.....

A CAUSE FOR THE BLAZE HASN’T BEEN DETERMINED AND THE DEPARTMENTS  WERE ON THE SCENE ABOUT AN HOUR-
AND-A-HALF......
MED CENTER HONORED
04/20/16

THE MEDICAL CENTER HAS RECEIVED THE TWENT-16 “GALLUP GREAT WORK PLACE AWARD”.....WHICH RECOGNIZES
THE BEST PERFORMING WORKFORCES  IN THE WORLD.....
ONLY 35 ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVED  THE TWENTY-16 AWARD.....AND THE MEDICAL CENTER  IS THE ONLY RECIPIENT  
BASED IN THE COMMONWEALTH.........

THE MEDICAL CENTER BEGAN UTILIZING  GALLUP CONSULTING SERVICES  IN TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT....AND THEY WON
THEIR FIRST AWARD IN TWENTY-14......
HOWEVER......BECAUSE THEY ONLY RUN THE SURVEY IN ALTERNATE YEARS..... THEY DIDN’T APPLY FOR THE AWARD  IN
TWENTY-13 OR TWENTY-15.....



DOLLAR GENERAL FINED
04/20/16

A JURY IN FLORENCE...ALABAMA....HAS RETURNED  ONE OF THE LARGEST PERSONAL INJURY VERDICTS   IN THE
COUNTRY’S HISTORY....FINDING DOLLAR GENERAL AT FAULT FOR INJURIES SUSTAINED BY ONE OF ITS DRIVERS......

HOWARD LUTTRELL WAS CRUSHED  BY THE CARGO HE WAS CARRYING AFTER HE OPENED  THE TRAILER DOOR....
THEY JURY FOUND DOLLAR GENERAL HAD LOADED AND PREPARED THE TRAILER IN AN UNSAFE MANNER.....AND
AWARDED  LUTTRELL 925-THOUSAND DOLLARS IN COMPENSATORY DAMAGES.........



SPORTS
04/20/16

THE LADY PATRIOT FRESHMAN SOFTBALL TEAM PLAYS AT BARREN COUNTY.....



IT WAS ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY THAT THE TOPPER FOOTBALL TEAM WILL TRAVEL  TO WISCONSIN  ON SEPTEMBER  
FIRST....TWENTY-18 TO PLAY THE BADGERS.....
W-K-U WILL RECEIVE  ONE-POINT-35 MILLION DOLLARS  FOR THE GAME.... WHICH WILL BE THE SECOND MEETING
BETWEEN THE TWO SCHOOLS....

AND THE MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM  WILL ALSO TRAVEL TO WISCONSIN IN DECEMBER  OF TWENTY-17....AND THE
BADGERS WILL PLAY IN DIDDLE ARENA  IN  DECEMBER OF TWENTY-18......





BEVIN LOOKING INTO BESHEAR WRONGDOING
4-19-16        


GOV. MATT BEVIN HAS ORDERED AN INVESTIGATION INTO WHAT HE DESCRIBED AS WRONGDOING UNDER HIS
DEMOCRATIC PREDECESSOR, CHARGING THAT STATE EMPLOYEES WERE COERCED INTO CONTRIBUTING TO POLITICAL
CAMPAIGNS AND THAT A CONTRACT WAS IMPROPERLY STEERED TO A POLITICALLY CONNECTED COMPANY.
BEVIN’S ALLEGATION OF “GREED AND OFTENTIMES CORRUPTION” ESCALATES THE FEUD BETWEEN THE NEW
GOVERNOR, WHO TOOK OFFICE IN DECEMBER, AND THE BESHEAR GROUP....FORMER GOV. STEVEN L. BESHEAR AND HIS
SON, ANDY, THE STATE ATTORNEY GENERAL.
YESTERDAY (MON) ANDY BESHEAR SUED BEVIN, CLAIMING THAT THE GOVERNOR ACTED ILLEGALLY IN CUTTING HIGHER
EDUCATION SPENDING WITHOUT APPROVAL BY THE LEGISLATURE; AND STEVE BESHEAR IS LEADING A PUBLIC
RELATIONS CAMPAIGN AGAINST HIS SUCCESSOR’S MOVES TO ROLL BACK THE STATE’S EXPANSION OF MEDICAID
UNDER THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT.





HABEGGER
4-19-16

3 YEAR-OLD SAMUEL HABEGGER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT HIS RESIDENCE.  FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE TOMORROW MORNING (WED) AT TEN AT THE OAKWOOD MENNONITE CHURCH
WITH BURIAL IN THE OAKWOOD MENNONITE CEMETERY.  VISITATION WILL BE FROM 6 TO 8 THIS EVENING AT THE
RESIDENCE.     

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS PARENTS:  JOSEPH AND ORPHA HOOVER HABEGGER ....3 BROTHERS:  ELAM,  MAHLON AND
PHILIP.... 5 SISTERS:  ERLA, JUDITH, LUELLA, SALLIE AND ANITA HABEGGER..... HIS MATERNAL GRANDFATHER:  DAVID
HOOVER... AND HIS PATERNAL GRANDMOTHER:  SALOME HABEGGER ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE...



ACCIDENT
04/19/16

AN ACCIDENT AT THE INTER-SECTION OF PLANO ROAD AND
SKYVIEW DRIVE.....IN WARREN COUNTY.....INJURED A FRANKLIN MAN.....

ACCORDING TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT.....A VEHICLE DRIVEN  BY 38 YEAR OLD DANIEL
HARRISON LEFT THE ROADWAY...AND STRUCK A STOP SIGN AND A TREE.....

HARRISON WAS FLOWN TO SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER FOR TREATMENT......



ARREST
04/19/16

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESPONDED  TO AN ACCIDENT ON HOLLAND ROAD....AND DEPUTY
BRANDON LOVETT CHARGED 35 YEAR OLD JEREMY W. CROWE OF 21-66 DRY CREEK ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE......



GAS PRICES
04/19/16

THE AVERAGE PRICE FOR REGULAR GAS......NATIONWIDE....HAS RISEN TO TWO-DOLLARS AND 14-CENTS A GALLON......
MEANWHILE.....ACCORDING TO THE TRIPLE  “A”  EAST CENTRAL  FUEL GAUGE REPORT....
GAS PRICES IN WEST CENTRAL KENTUCKY HAVE RISEN   18-CENTS TO TWO-OH-SEVEN A GALLON.....
WHICH IS UP FROM   A-DOLLAR-89 A  GALLON LAST WEEK.....
BUT BELOW THE TWO-25 A GALLON AT THIS TIME  LAST YEAR.....



ACCIDENT-METCALFE
04/19/16

AN ACCIDENT IN METCALFE  COUNTY YESTERDAY.....ON KNOB LICK ROAD..... INJURED ONE PERSON...
STATE POLICE  SAY A 1991 CHEVY PICKUP.....OPERATED BY 26 YEAR OLD DEWEY REECE OF CENTER.....LEFT THE
ROADWAY AND OVERTURNED....
REECE......WHO WAS NOT WEARING A SEAT BELT....WAS TRANSPORTED  TO T-J SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL.......



SCHOOL BOARD
04/19/16

AT LAST NIGHT’S ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING....SHERMAN, CARTER, BARNHARD ARCHITECTS....
PRESENT THE SCHEMATIC DESIGN  FOR THE FIRST PHASE OF THE MIDDLE SCHOOL RENOVATION WHICH WILL BEGIN
THIS SUMMER.....
SUPERINTENDENT  RANDALL JACKSON TOLD NEWSWATCH  HE WAS PLEASED WITH THE NEW TWO-YEAR SPENDING
PLAN JUST PASSED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY....... AND THE BOARD APPROVED PURCHASING  STUDENT ACCIDENT
INSURANCE FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEAR FROM BURKLEY  LIFE AND HEALTH......FOR 87-TH0USAND 374-DOLLARS.







HABEGGER’S CERTIFIED MARKET
04/19/16

HABEGGER’S  AMISH MARKET IS ONE OF 88 CERTIFIED FARM MARKETS ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH ACCEPTED  INTO  
THE TWENTYY-16.....KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU CERTIFIED  ROADSIDE MARKET PROGRAM.......

CERTIFIED MARKETS ARE IDENTIFIED  BY THE CORNUCOPIA LOGO AND ARE LISTED IN THE  K-F-B CERTIFIED  ROADSIDE
FARM MARKET DIRECTORY.....

THE PROGRAM ALSO PROVIDES COLLECTIVE ADVERTISING.....PROMOTIONAL ITEMS....EDUCATIONAL TOUR
OPPORTUNITIES.....AND OTHER MARKETING BENEFITS......

CERTIFIED MARKET  BROCHURES  LISTING ALL MARKET ACROSS KENTUCKY ARE AVAILABLE AT WELCOME CENTERS.....
STATE RESORT PARKS....LOCAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE/TOURISM CENTERS....AND COUNTY FARM BUREAU OFFICES......
OR ONLINE AT  K-Y-F-B-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-ROADSIDE........



SPORTS
04/19/16

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM PLAYS AT BARREN COUNTY......
THE PATRIOT BASEBALL GOES TO GLASGOW......
AND THE PATRIOT TRACK TEAMS COMPETE AT BARREN COUNTY.....


THE AREA FIVE SPECIAL OLYMPICS......REGIONAL COMPETITION.....WAS HELD LAST SATURDAY  AT BOWLING  GREEN HIGH
SCHOOL....
THE ALLEN COUNTY DELEGATION INCLUDED  32 ATHLETES.......70 BUDDIES.... AND 30 COACHES AND VOLUNTEERS.....

BESIDES BRINGING HOME NUMEROUS AWARDS IN THE ATHLETIC COMPETITIONS......ACS SENIOR ZAYNE LOGSDON WAS
NAMED  THE TWENTY-16 ATHLETE OF THE YEAR......
AND DEE ANN WITCHER LEDOUX  RECEIVED  THE TWENTY-16 CLARK R. VERNER VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR  AWARD......





BARREN RIVER DRUG TASK FORCE MAKES ARREST
4-18-16
5:05 P.M.


THE BARREN RIVER DRUG TASK FORCE MADE AN ARREST TODAY (MON)
THE TASK FORCE EXECUTED THREE SEARCH WARRANTS ON 34-YEAR-OLD ALLEN CHRISTOPHER STEWARD  ...
CHARGING HIM WITH 3-COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE 1ST DEGREE HEROIN [FIREARMS
ENHANCEMENT], POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.

THE INDICTMENTS CHARGE THAT IN JANUARY 2015 THROUGH MARCH 2015 ALLEN CHRISTOPHER STEWARD SOLD
QUANTITIES OF HEROIN - A SCHEDULE ONE NARCOTIC... TO A DRUG TASK FORCE INFORMANT.  THE CHARGES WERE
ENHANCED BY MEANS OF STEWARD POSSESSING FIREARMS AT THE TIME OF THE TRANSACTIONS.  STEWARD ALSO
POSSESSED SCHEDULE II NARCOTIC PILLS AND ITEMS OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.  HE WAS LODGED IN THE BARREN
COUNTY DETENTION CENTER ON A $15,000 CASH BOND.           



LIGHT
4-18-16
.


84-YEAR-OLD LANDON R.” HAMMER” LIGHT OF INDIANAPOLIS DIED SATURDAY AT THE GOLDEN LIVING NURSING FACILITY
IN INDIANAPOLIS.... FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE 2:30 WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL
IN THE FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY...VISITATION BEGINS AFTER NOON TOMORROW (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

HE IS SURVIVED BY FOUR SONS... ROBERT LIGHT OF SCOTTSVILLE...STEVE AND MIKE LIGHT OF INDIANA AND RAY LIGHT
OF NEW YORK... THREE DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW... COVELLA AND STEVE LEE AND RITA RANSDELL ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE AND MELODY PURVIS OF INDIANA... THREE SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW... VADA AND CHARLES
COFFEE OF ADOLPHUS... DOROTHY AND CHARLES HODGENS AND DIANN BULL ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE....
16 GRANDCHILDREN AND 37 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.



SITE BASED  NOMINATIONS
04/18/16

ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL IS  ACCEPTING  NOMINATIONS  FOR PARENT REPRESENTATIVE  TO THE
SITE BASED COUNCIL THRU THIS FRIDAY..... APRIL  22ND...
THE NOMINATION  MUST  BE IN WRITING AND BE MAILED...HAND-DELIVERED... OR E-MAILED TO SUSAN AUSBROOKS AT.....
SUSAN-DOT-AUSBROOKS-AT-ALLEN-DOT-K-Y-SCHOOLS-DOT-U-S.......
AND THE JAMES E. BAZZELL MIDDLE SCHOOL  IS ALSO ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS  FOR PARENT REPRESENTATIVE  TO
THE SITE BASE COUNTY THRU FRIDAY, APRIL 29TH.....
THESE NOMINATIONS  MUST ALSO BE IN WRITING  AND BE MAILED....HAND-DELIVERED.....OR E-MAILED   TO TERETHA
STINSON AT...TERETHA-DOT-STINSON-AT-ALLEN-DOT- K-Y-SCHOOLS-DOT-U-S......
AND FOR BOTH COUNCILS.....THE PARENT MAKING THE NOMINATION  AND THE NOMINEE MUST HAVE A STUDENT
ATTENDING THE  RESPECTIVE  SCHOOL NEXT SCHOOL YEAR......



ARREST
04/18/16

A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT CHARGING  37 YEAR OLD KRISTY L.
EDDINGTON OF 52-27 OLD GLASGOW ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE  INFLUENCE......

AT ALCO APARTMENTS....OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS CHARGED 22 YEAR OLD MATHEW D. DAGEN OF SEVEN-25 NORTH
NINTH-TRAILER FIVE WITH CRIMINAL TRESPASS......

34 YEAR OLD BENJAMIN L. CORNWELL OF FIVE-ZERO-TWO NORTH EIGHTH WAS ARRESTED  BY OFFICER CENTERS ON A  
WARRANT CHARGING RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY-UNDER 500 DOLLARS  AND TAMPERING  WITH PHYSICAL
EVIDENCE.....

AND OFFICER TALBOTT CHARGED 36 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY D. STALLINGS OF THREE-70 REDIGER DRIVE WITH VIOLATION
OF A KENTUCKY  E-P-O/D-V-O AND ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE......



ROTARY AUCTION
04/18/16

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



MISS JACKSONIAN
04/18/16

JACKSONIAN  DAY ACTIVITIES BEGAN YESTERDAY AS  17 YEAR OLD OLIVIA MOORE OF BOWLING....THE DAUGHTER OF
TODD AND KELLIE MOORE....WAS CROWNED MISS JACKSONIAN...
AND FIRST RUNNER UP IS KEANNA MOORE THE DAUGHTER OF NICOLE ELKINS AND GARY MOORE.....



BOOKS CLOSE
04/18/16

THE PRIMARY ELECTION IS MAY 17TH....AND IF YOU NEED TO REGISTER TO VOTE....TODAY IS THE FINAL DAY TO DO SO AS
THE ELECTION REGISTRATION BOOKS  WILL BE CLOSING TODAY......

ON-LINE APPLICATIONS  WILL BE ACCEPTED THRU  11-59 TONIGHT....AND MAIL-IN VOTER REGISTRATION APPLICATIONS  
MUST  BE POSTMARKED  TODAY......



SPORTS
04/18/16

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO RUSSELLVILLE.....
AND THE PATRIOT JUNIOR VARSITY BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON GREENWOOD......





ACCIDENT
04/15/16

A THREE VEHICLE  ACCIDENT ON THE NATCHER PARKWAY INJURED ONE PERSON.....

29 YEAR OLD CHRISTIAN WHEELER OF BOWLING GREEN TOLD STATE POLICE SHE FAILED TO SEE  A TWO-THOUSAND-
SIX PONTIAC  OPERATED  BY 33 YEAR OLD BLANCA RAY OF BOWLING GREEN....THAT HAD MERGED INTO THE
SOUTHBOUND LANE....AND HER VEHICLE STRUCK THE REAR OF THE CAR...
CAUSING RAY’S  VEHICLE  TO HIT AN EMBANKMENT.....WHEELER’S   S-U-V THEN OVERTURNED  MULTIPLE TIMES IN THE
MEDIAN....AND THEN WENT INTO THE NORTHBOUND LANES WHERE IT HIT  A TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR NISSAN PICKUP
DRIVEN  BY 33 YEAR OLD SHANNON DONOVAN OF SCOTTSVILLE.....
RAY WAS TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE FOR TREATMENT......  


ACS SCHEDULE
04/15/16

AND THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM PLAYS AT LOGAN COUNTY....


ARREST
04/15/16

DEPUTY CHAD KEEN.....WITH THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT..... RESPONDED TO 23-79 BARREN RIVER DAM
ROD....WHERE HE CHARGED  39 YEAR OLD   SAMMY G. CALVERT  WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC
VIOLENCE......









CAVE CITY DENTIST INDICTED
04/14/16

A FORMER BARREN COUNTY MAGISTRATE....AND CAVE CITY DENTIST AND NURSE PRACTITIONER.....HAS BEEN INDICTED  
BY A FEDERAL GRAND JURY  ON CHARGES OF PRESCRIPTION AND MEDICAID FRAUD.....

THE GRAND JURY RETURNED THE EIGHT COUNT INDICTMENT ON DR. CHRIS STEWARD YESTERDAY......

IF CONVICTED.....STEWARD FACES UP TO 67 YEARS IN PRISON....AND MAXIMUM FINE OF  TWO-AND-A-QUARTER MILLION
DOLLARS......

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




CUMBERLAND GAP QUARTER
04/14/16

A NEW QUARTER....FEATURING THE CUMBERLAND GAP NATIONAL HISTORIC PARK.....IS HEADED INTO CIRCULATION....

DANIEL BOONE AND OTHER EXPLORERS WENT THROUGH  CUMBERLAND CAP TO REACH KENTUCKY AND OTHER  
POINTS WEST  IN THE 1700’s.....AND PARK OFFICIAL  SAY THEY HOPE THE QUARTER SPARKS INTEREST IN CUMBERLAND
GAP NATIONWIDE.....
THE QUARTER IS THE 32ND IN THE U-S MINT’S   “AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL” QUARTERS PROGRAM....AND THE NEXT WILL
FEATURE “HARPERS FERRY NATIONAL PARK” IN WEST VIRGINIA......


ARREST
04/14/16

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE.....

OFFICER DAVID CLARK ARRESTED 31 YEAR OLD MICHAEL R. BUTRUM OF ONE-24 EAST OAK ON AN ALLEN COUNTY
WARRANT CHARGING PROBATION VIOLATION....

AND 30 YEAR OLD JONATHAN C. HINTERNISH OF 16-76 OAK GROVE CHURCH ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER CLARK
ON A MICHIGAN E-P-O/D-V-O.......



TAXES
04/14/16

HERE’S A REMINDER FROM THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE.....THAT TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT FOUR-30......IS
THE DEADLINE TO PAY ALLEN COUNTY PROPERTY TAXES BEFORE THEY ARE TURNED OVER AS DELINQUENT.....AND
KEEP IN MIND THAT THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE CANNOT ACCEPT DEBIT OR CREDIT CARDS FOR PAYMENT OF TAXES.....



NATIONAL PARK WEEK
04/14/16

APRIL 16TH THRU THE 24TH....IS NATIONAL  PARK  WEEK.....AND MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK  HAS A NUMBER  OF
EVENTS SCHEDULED.....AS THE PARK  CELEBRATES  ITS 75TH YEAR AS A NATIONAL PARK AND  35 YEARS AS  A WORLD
HERITAGE SITE......
SATURDAY IS WILDFLOWER DAY WITH ACTIVITIES THROUGHOUT THE DAY STARTING AT 8:15.
SUNDAY IS EARTH DAY.....AND THE STEWARDSHIP PROJECT WILL BE FROM NINE UNTIL NOON....
ALSO SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.....AND AGAIN THE 23RD AND 24TH....THERE WILL BE FREE MAMMOTH CAVE TOURS....
MONDAY THRU WEDNESDAY NEXT WEEK.....WESTERN WILL HOLD VARIOUS RESEARCH SYMPOSIUMS.....
SATURDAY THE 23RD IS NATIONAL JUNIOR RANGER DAY....
AND THE WEEK WILL CONCLUDE ON SUNDAY APRIL 24TH WITH THE “PARK PRESCRIPTION DAY”........






BUDGET DEAL REACHED
04/14/16

AROUND THREE THIS MORING.....IT WAS ANNOUNCED THAT KENTUCKY LAWMAKERS HAVE REACHED A DEAL FOR A
NEW....TWO-YEAR STATE BUDGET.....

THE LARGEST DISAGREEMENT  WAS ORIGINALLY CUTS TO HIGHER EDUCATION.....AND THAT WAS RESOLVED  WITH BOTH
SIDES  AGREEING TO A FOUR-POINT-FIVE PERCENT  CUT TO FUNDING FOR UNIVEERSITIES AND COLLEGES......

LAWMAKERS WILL CONVENE AT NOON TOMORROW  FOR THE FINAL DAY OF THE TWENY-16  SESSION......



REGISTRATION
04/14/16

KINDERGARTEN AND PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION  WILL BE HELD THIS AFTERNOON.....FROM FOUR TO SIX......AT THE
PRIMARY CENTER....

TO BE ELIGIBLE  FOR KINDERGARTEN.....A CHILD MUST BE FIVE  BY OCTOBER FIRST.....
AND FOR PRESCHOOL....A CHILD MUST BE FOUR BY AUGUST  FIRST AND MEET INCOME ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS......
OR BE THREE AND IDENTIFIED WITH SPECIAL NEEDS......

ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS  ARE A SOCIAL SECURITY  CARD.....KENTUCKY IMMUNIZATION  CERTIFICATE.....AND A
VALID BIRTH CERTIFICATE........



SPORTS
04/14/16

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO MONROE COUNTY.....
THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS PLAY AT RUSSELL COUNTY.....
THE PATRIOT  TRACK TEAMS  ARE AT GLASGOW  HIGH SCHOOL.....
AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON BOWLING GREEN....





FOWLER
4-13-16


92-YEAR-OLD EVA B. FOWLER OF BOWLING GREEN AND FORMERLY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT GENESIS HEALTH
CARE COLONIA CENTER IN BOWLING GREEN... FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY MORNING AT 11 AT GOAD FUNERAL
HOME WITH BURIAL IN WALKER’S CHAPEL CEMETERY...VISITATION BEGINS TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT THREE AT THE
FUNERAL HOME. EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FOR OF DONATIONS TO WALKER’S CHAPEL CEMETERY...


SHE IS SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW... JEFFERY AND MARTHA OF FRANKLIN...A DAUGHTER...WANDA
HERALD OF BOWLING GREEN...AND A SON-IN-LAW... WILLIE COPAS OF TOMPKINSVILLE....6 GRANDCHILDREN AND 16
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.



ZACHARY
04/13/16

58 YEAR OLD STEVE ZACHARY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT HIS RESIDENCE.....MEMORIAL SERVICES
WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT STRODE FUNERAL HOME SCOTTSVILLE CHAPEL.....VISITATION BEGINS AFTER
12NOON FRIDAY AT THE FUNERAL HOME....AND MEMORIAL DONATIONS  ARE SUGGESTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY  
ANIMAL SHELTER.....

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; RAELYNN ZACHARY.....A SISTER; DEBBIE EMMITT OF SCOTTSVILLE.....AND TWO BROTHERS;
GARY ZACHARY OF CALIFORNIA AND MIKE ZACHARY OF WASHINGTON........




ARREST
04/13/16

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

DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON SERVED TWO WARRANTS.....CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR.....ON 40 YEAR OLD WESLEY T. DUKE
OF TWO-ZERO-FOUR WALKER WAY......




KFC YUM CENTER
04/13/16

POLLSTAR MAGAZINE HAS NAMED THE K-F-C YUM CENTER IN LOUISVILLE  THE EIGHTH LARGEST VENUE IN THE NATION
FOR TICKET SALES.....AND THE YUM CENTER IS  ALSO  THE 22ND LARGEST VENUE IN THE WORLD....

THIS QUARTER.....THE CENTER  HAS SOLD OVER 100-THOUSAND  TICKETS......AND THAT TOTAL DOES NOT INCLUDE
UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE SPORTING EVENTS......OR THE N-C-A-A   BASKETBALL GAMES  THAT WERE PLAYED THIS
YEAR......






STUDENT LOAN SCAM
04/1316

THE KENTUCKY ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE  IS WARNING  COLLEGE STUDENTS  ABOUT A LOAN DEBT RELIEF SCAM....

STUDENT LOANS CAN BE CONSOLIDATED  FOR FREE.....BUT ACCORDING TO ATTORNEY GENERAL ANDY  BESHEAR....
SOME COMPANIES ARE PRESSURING STUDENTS INTO PAYING  A LARGE CONSOLIDATION E FEE FOR THEIR STUDENT
LOANS.....AND THEY END UP PAYING THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS MORE  THAN WHAT THEY ALREADY OWE.....

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS ABOUT OUT STUDENT LOAN....YOU SHOULD CONTACT YOUR LOAN
PROVIDER DIRECTLY.........



BEVIN WON’T CALL SPECIAL  SESSION
04/13/16

IF STATE LAWMAKERS DON’S PASS A NEW TWO-YEAR STATE BUDGET BY FRIDAY.....GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN  SAYS HE
WILL NOT CALL A SPECIAL SESSION...AND PARTS OF STATE GOVERNMENT WOULD SHUT DOWN JULY FIRST......

STATE LAW DOES NOT ALLOW THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO MEET PAST FRIDAY....AND BEVIN SAYS HE WOULD NOT
REWARD THE INABILITY OF LAWMAKERS  TO DO THE JOB THEY WERE SENT TO FRANKFORT TO DO.....BY PAYING THEM
EXTRA MONEY....

A SPECIAL SESSION COSTS ALMOST  63-THOUSAND DOLLARS A DAY.......



SPORTS
04/13/16

THE PATRIOT  JUNIOR VARSITY BASEBALL TEAM ENTERTAINS  FRANKLIN/SIMPSON.....





COFFMAN
4-12-16
.
59-YEAR-OLD DAVID COFFMAN OF BOWLING GREEN DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING
GREEN... FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT THE A.F. CROW & SON FUNERAL HOME IN
GLASGOW WITH BURIAL IN THE GLASGOW MUNICIPAL CEMETERY...VISITATION BEGINS TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 3:30
AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS MOTHER JUDY COFFMAN OF SCOTTSVILLE... TWO SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW.... MARTHA
COFFMAN OF TENNESSEE AND CAROL AND JAMES CROSLIN OF SCOTTSVILLE... FIVE NIECES AND NEPHEWS AND
SEVERAL GREAT NIECES AND NEPHEWS ALSO SURVIVE.




LAWMAKERS EXTEND SESSION
04/12/16


LEGISLATIVE LEADERS  HAVE AGREED TO PUSH BACK THE FINAL DAY OF THE TWENTY-16 GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION
TO THIS FRIDAY....SO LAWMAKERS CAN CONTINUE  WORKING TOWARD PASSAGE  OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S NEW TWO-
YEAR BUDGET...WHICH THEY HOPE TO VOTE ON WHEN THEY CONVENE AT NOON FRIDAY.....

THE SESSION  WAS TO HAVE ENDED TODAY.....AND FRIDAY  IS THE LAST  DAY LAWMAKERS COULD MEET DUE TO A STATE
CONSTITUTIONAL DEADLINE..... LAWMAKERS  HAVE ALREADY  MET FOR 59 OF THE 60 DAYS ALLOW BY THE
CONSTITUTION  FOR  THIS YEAR’S REGULAR SESSION......

ACS SCHEDULE
04/12/16

THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS ARE  ON THE ROAD TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON.....
THE PATRIOT  TRACK TEAM COMPETES  AT BARREN COUNTY.....
THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM HOSTS MONROE COUNTY.....
AND THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM  IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON GLASGOW....


GENERAL FUND REVENUES
04/12/16

ACCORDING TO STATE BUDGET DIRECTOR JOHN CHILTON.....THE COMMONWEALTH’S  MARCH  GENERAL FUND
RECEIPTS  GREW 10-POINT-ONE PERCENT  WHEN COMPARED TO MARCH OF LAST YEAR.....

RECEIPTS HAVE NOW GROWN FIVE-PERCENT FOR THE FIRST NINE MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR......AS  MARCH
COLLECTIONS MARKED THE EIGHTH MONTH  IN WHICH REVENUES HAVE INCREASED.......

THE CONSENSUS FORECASTING GROUP’S OFFICIAL REVENUE ESTIMATE CALLS FOR THREE-POINT-TWO PERCENT
GROWTH FOR THE TWENTY-16 FISCAL YEAR..... AND TO MEET THAT ESTIMATE.....RECEIPTS CAN DECLINE ONE-POINT TWO
PERCENT OVER THE LAST THREE MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR WHICH ENDS JUNE 30TH......









REPUBLICAN DELEGATES
04/11/16


KENTUCKY REPUBLICANS SELECTED  SIX DELEGATES TO THE REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION.....SATURDAY.....
WHO SAY THEY ARE NOT COMMITTED TO A PARTICULAR CANDIDATE IF THE NOMINATING PROCESS REACHES A SECOND
BALLOT......

THE COMMONWEALTH WILL SEND 46 DELEGATES   TO THE REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION IN JULY....AND ON THE
FIRST BALLOT....THE DELEGATES WILL BE AWARDED ACCORDING TO THE RESULTS OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S
PRESIDENTIAL CAUCUS LAST MONTH......
WHERE DONALD TRUMP WON 17 DELEGATES.......TED CRUZ WON 15 DELEGATES......AND JOHN KASICH  AND MARCO
RUBIO EACH WON SEVEN DELEGATES......

IT TAKES 12-HUNDRED-37 DELEGATES TO SECURE THE NOMINATION....AND IF NO CANDIDATE HAS ENOUGH DELEGATES
AFTER THE FIRST BALLOT....KENTUCKY’S DELEGATES WOULD BE FREE TO SUPPORT ANY CANDIDATE THEY CHOOSE......


WEST OLD STATE ROAD
04/11/16
3:05PM

A SECTION OF WEST OLD STATE ROAD IS SET FOR  A COMPLETE CLOSURE.....FOR TWO DAYS.....AS CREWS CONTINUE TO
WORK ON A BRIDGE REPLACEMENT....

THE CLOSURE  WILL BEGIN  THIS WEDNESDAY MORNING....APRIL 13TH AT SIX.....AND THE ROAD WILL REOPEN TO ONE
LANE FRIDAY MORNING....APRIL 15TH AT SIX....
THE SECTION OF ROAD HAS BEEN LIMITED  TO ONE LANE FOR CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW BRIDGE OVER LANCASTER  
CREEK......BUT THE COMPLETE CLOSURE OF THE ROAD....AT THIS SECTION  IS NECESSARY SO CREWS CAN REMOVE
PART OF THE EXISTING ROADWAY  AND DO PAVING WORK.....
A  SIGNED  DETOUR IS IN PLACE UTILIZING  TWO-31......31-E......KENTUCKY 100..... AND KENTUCKY  FIVE-85.....
THE PROJECT IS EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED  IN LATE MAY......


POSTAGE RATES DECREASE
04/11/16

YOU MAY NOT REALIZE IT UNTIL YOU PURCHASE YOUR NEXT STAMP.....BUT THE COST TO MAIL  A FIRST  CLASS LETTER  
WENT DOWN YESTERDAY  FROM  49 TO 47 CENTS.....

THE PRICE DROP  WAS PROMPTED  BY AN ACT OF CONGRESS PASSED  IN TWENTY-13.....THAT ALLOWED THE POSTAL  
SERVICE  TO ADD A SURCHARGE  TO STOP MASSIVE LOSSES DUE TO RECESSION......AND THAT ACT EXPIRED
YESTERDAY.....

THE LAST TIME THE POSTAL SERVICE DROPPED PRICES WAS IN 19-19 WHEN A FIRST CLASS STAMP WENT FROM THREE
TO TWO CENTS......



DISPATCHER WEEK
04/11/16

WE GENERALLY CALL THEM DISPATCHERS.....BUT THIS WEEK IS “NATIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY  TELECOMMUNICATORS ”......
THEY’RE THE FIRST PERSON YOU TALK E WITH IF YOU CALL NINE-ONE-ONE.... .AND THEY ARE THE LIFE-LINE TO
EMERGENCY PERSONNEL IN THE FIELD......SCOTTSVILLE POLICE CHIEF JEFF PEARSON.......
NEWS-1...........:49...............Q-TELECOMMUNICATORS
IN TWENTY-15.......THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY DISPATCH  CENTER HANDLED  18-THOUSAND-359 CALLS FOR
SERVICE.....WHICH WAS UP FROM  16-THOUSAND- 562 CALLS FOR SERVICE IN TWENTY 14.......



SPORTS
04/11/16

THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS GO TO CLINTON COUNTY.....
THE LADY PATRIOT  SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON CUMBERLAND COUNTY.....
AND THE PATRIOT JUNIOR VARSITY  BASEBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON......





BOWEN
4-8-16


86-YEAR-OLD WILLIAM BOWEN OF ADOLPHUS DIED WEDNESDAY AT THE HOSPICE HOUSE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY.  
THERE WILL BE NO SERVICES AS CREMATION WAS CHOSEN...... BURIAL WILL TAKE PLACE AT RESTHAVEN- MEMORY
GARDENS IN LOVELAND, CO.  EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO THE HOSPICE
HOUSE.   DONATIONS MAY BE MADE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME.


HE IS SURVIVED BY 1 SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW... THOMAS AND CHRISTINE BOWEN 2 DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-
LAW... CAROL AND KENNETH HILL OF ADOLPHUS....AND DEBORAH AND WILLIAM GARDNER OF NORTH CAROLINA....
2 SISTERS:  DOROTHY AND KATHERINE AND 16 GRANDCHILDREN AND 15 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.






McHONE
4-8-16



53-YEAR-OLD WILLIAM "BILLY JOE" MCHONE OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TUESDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE. FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE WOLFE GRAVEYARD.  
VISITATION WILL BE AFTER 10:00 A.M. TOMORROW (SAT) AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE:  SHAWN WOODS MCHONE OF SCOTTSVILLE A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW JOSHUA AND
TONI FROM FLORIDA... TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW...SAMANTHA AND HARRY HUDSON OF FLORIDA... AND
HANNAH AND DUSTIN BAGBY OF SCOTTSVILLE....HIS MOTHER-IN-LAW:  BETTY WOODS OF ADOLPHUS....A BROTHER...
CHARLES... TWO SISTERS NANCY HARRISON AND ALMA “CINDY” HESSLER ALL OF FLORIDA...A SPECIAL SISTER...NACNY
CLAY ALSO OF FLORIDA...
9 GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE...







HEALTH WEBSITES
04/08/16

FEDERAL INVESTIGATORS HAVE FOUND SIGNIFICANT  CYBER-SECURITY WEAKNESSES IN THE HEALTH INTERNET  
WEBSITES  OF KENTUCKY.... CALIFORNIA..... AND VERMONT....THAT COULD ENABLE HACKERS  TO GET THEIR HANDS ON
SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION ON HUNDREDS  OF THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE......AND THE REPORT  WENT ON TO
SAY SOME OF THOSE FLAWS  HAVE YET  TO BE FIXED.....

THE VULNERABILITIES WERE DISCOVERED BY THE GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY  OFFICE.....WHICH WENT ON TO SAY
WITH THE NUMBER OF WEAKNESSES FOUND  IN THE THREE STATES STUDIES.......OTHER STATE-RUN HEALTH
INSURANCE EXCHANGES COULD BE VULNERABLE TOO......


KENTUCKY AND CALIFORNIA AUTHORITIES SAY THERE IS NO EVIDENCE HACKERS SUCCEEDED IN STEALING
ANYTHING.......AND VERMONT OFFICIALS WOULD NOT DISCUSS THE FINDINGS



FIREFIGHTERS TO OKLAHOMA
04/08/16

THE KENTUCKY DIVISION OF FORESTRY  HAS DISPATCHED FOUR FIREFIGHTERS TO HELP WITH THEE OKLAHOMA
WILDFIRES.....

THE FOUR FIREFIGHTERS  AND TWO ENGINES S MAY BE ON ASSIGNMENT FOR UP TO  14-DAYS BEFORE RETURNING
HOME......

ARCING POWER LINE CAUSED THE  FIRE.....WHICH HAS BURNED  OVER 55-THOUSAND ACRES......




SPORTS
04/08/16

THE BASEBALL SEASON MAY JUST BE BEGINNING.....
BUT THE TITANS PRESEASON SCHEDULE  HAS BEEN RELEASED....

TENNESSEE  WILL OPEN THE PRE-SEASON  WITH HOME GAME AGAINST SAN DIEGO AND CAROLINA.....AND THEN BE ON
THE ROAD FOR GAMES  AT OAKLAND AND MIAMI......

THE CAROLINA GAME.....ON AUGUST 27TH.....WILL BE TELEVISED ON C-B-S.....





TRAIN-CAR ACCIDENT
4-7-16
3:05 P.M.

A CAR VERSUS TRAIN ACCIDENT THIS MORNING JUST BEFORE NINE INJURED A 22 YEAR OLD BOWLING GREEN WOMAN...

KSP SAYS THAT CHELSEY BELLER DISREGARDED THE SIGNALS AT A JUNTION ON KY 240 ON WOODBURN ALLEN
SPRINGS ROAD IN WARREN COUNTY.

BELLER WAS TRANSPORTED FROM THE SCENE BY THE MEDICAL CENTER EMS TO THE MEDICAL CENTER OF BOWLING
GREEN WHERE SHE WAS LATER TAKEN TO THE VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER FOR TREATMENT OF NON-
LIFE THREATENING INJURIES.

THE INVESTIGATION IS STILL ONGOING.





SEX REGISTRY CHECK
04/07/16

APRIL FIRST......THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT.....DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY....AND THE
BOWLING GREEN OFFICE OF PROBATION  AND PAROLE CONDUCTED A SEX OFFENDER  REGISTRY CHECK,....WHICH ARE
CONDUCTED TWICE A YEAR.....AND ARE DESIGNED TO ENSURE OFFENDERS ARE COMPLYING WITH THE RESTRICTIONS
OF THE REGISTRY.....

CURRENTLY.....THERE ARE 62 INDIVIDUALS REGISTERED IN BOWLING GREEN..... SO FAR...47 HAVE BEEN CHECKED  
ONE   PERSON HAS BEEN FOUND OUT OF COMPLIANCE.....
63 YEAR OLD PATRICK  H. HICKS.....HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH THREE COUNTS OF FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THE SEX
REGISTRATION.......


FLU SEASON CONTINUES
04/07/16

WE’RE NEARING THE END OF THE FLU SEASON.....BUT HEALTH OFFICIALS SAY IT’S NOT TIME TO LET YOUR GUARD DOWN
YET.....AS FLU ACTIVITY REMAINS ‘WIDESPREAD”......WHICH MEANS A LOT OF PEOPLE   ARE STILL GETTING SICK....

MOST PEOPLE SEE  FLU IS A FALL AND WINTER ILLNESS....AND DON’T THING ABOUT IT IN MARCH AND APRIL.....BUT THE
KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT FOR PUBLIC HEALTH SAYS   ITS SEEN THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF FLU ACTIVITY FOR THE LAST  
NINE STRAIGHT WEEKS........TYPICALLY.....THE FLUE SEASON PEAKS IN JANUARY......BUT CAN HANG ON UNTIL MAY........

ABOUT 36-THOUSAND PEOPLE DIED FROM THE FLU EACH YEAR.....AND THEY USUALLY HAVE UNDERLYING
CONDITIONS......OR ARE THE ELDERLY.....OR VERY YOUNG CHILDREN......


HIGHWAY FATALITIES UP
04/07/16

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF HIGHWAY SAFETY......TRAFFIC FATALITIES IN THE COMMONWEALTH  ROSE 13-PERCNET
LAST YEAR  WHEN COMPARED WITH TWENTY-14....AS 761 INDIVIDUALS DIED  ON KENTUCKY ROADWAYS  IN TWENTY-15....
WHICH WAS 89 MORE THAN TWENTY-14.....

OF THE 761 FATALITIES LAST YEAR.....51-PERCNET WERE NOT BUCKLED UP....    19-PERCENT INVOLVED ALCOHOL......
OVER 36-PERCENT INVOLVED SPEEDING OR AGGRESSIVE DRIVING....AND MOTORCYCLISTS   ACCOUNTED  FOR 80
FATALITIES....WITH 65-PERCENT OF THOSE NOT WEARING A HELMET.....

SO FAR THIS YEAR.....PRELIMINARY NUMBERS INDICATED THERE HAVE BEEN 151 ROADWAY FATALITIES......WHICH IS
DOWN FROM 173 COMPARED TO  THE SAME TIME LAST YEAR......







I-65 LANE CLOSURES
04/07/16

IF YOU WILL BE TRAVELING I-65   THE NEXT COUPLE OF WEEK......BE PREPARED FOR LANES CLOSURES  IN HARDIN
COUNTY....

WORK IS UNDERWAY  TO INSTALL APPROXIMATELY  THREE-MILES OF MEDIAN CABLE BARRIER....AND THE INSIDE LANES
OF BOTH NORTH AND SOUTHBOUND  I-65.....AND THE INSIDE  EMERGENCY LANE..... WILL BE CLOSED FROM MILE
MARKER 100-TO-103...

THE WORK WILL TAKE PLACE FROM  SIX-TO-SIX EASTERN TIME....AND WILL BE DONE WEEKDAYS ONLY.......



SPORTS
04/07/16

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM DROPPED A SEVEN TO TWO DECISION TO BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY.....

THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE  HAS ANNOUNCED  ADDITIONAL....SELF-IMPOSED  SANCTIONS ON THE MEN’S
BASKETBALL PROGRAM....IN THE WAKE  OF AN ESCORT’S ALLEGATIONS....
THE NEW SANCTIONS  WILL REDUCE SCHOLARSHIPS  FOR THE TWENTY-17-19 SEASONS.....AND WILL REDUCE OFFICIAL
RECRUITING VISITS AND RECRUITING OPPORTUNITIES FOR STAFF......

AND THE HOT RODS OPEN THEIR SEASON AT BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK....AS THEY TAKE ON DAYTON......





ARREST
04/06/16

A NUMBER OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE....

31 YEAR OLD DANIELLE N. RUMMEL OF SEVEN-25 NORTH NINTH WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER JEWELI  WRIGHT ON A
WARRANT CHARGING  THEFT  FROM A BUILDING.....
OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS CHARGED 25 YEAR OLD ANTHONY B. SHARP OF 51 HINTON AVENUE APARTMENT G-FIVE WITH
ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE  AND ASSAULT  FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE......
20 YEAR OLD MARSHALL R. TOWNS OF FOUR-ZERO-FOUR EAST WALNUT WAS ARREST BY OFFICER  WRIGHT ON
WARRANTS CHARGING THEFT OF IDENTITY OF ANOTHER, CRIMINAL TRESPASS AND TWO COUNTS OF FAILURE TO
APPEAR.....
AND OFFICER GARRETT WOLFE SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING  FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 34 YEAR OLD STANDEL E.
SIMMONS OF 51 HINTON AVENUE......


ACCIDENT
04/06/15

A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT  AT THE INTER-SECTION  OF STEEPLECHASE COURT AND LOVER’S LANE....IN WARREN
COUNTY....INJURED ONE PERSON.....

THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  SAYS 42 YEAR  OLD JULIE SANDERS OF GLASGOW LOOKED AWAY FROM
THE ROADWAY....AND HER 1998 CHEVY TRUCK  STRUCK  A TWENTY-11 CADILLAC   OPERATED BY 50 YEAR OLD FRED
FELTON OF BOWLING GREEN IN THE REAR....
FELTON WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN.... AND SANDERS REFUSED MEDICAL
TREATMENT........


ARREST
04/06/16

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

DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON CHARGED 44 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY CAMPBELL OF FIVE-ZERO-EIGHT NORTH FOURTH WITH
POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH AND TWO COUNTS OF POSSESSION  OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA....

DEPUTY ROBINSON ALSO SERVED WARRANTS FROM BOYD COUNTY, CARTER COUNTY AND GREENUP COUNTY ON
CAMPBELL CHARGING  FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT, THREE COUNTS OF FAILURE  TO APPEAR, ALCOHOL INTOXICATION
AND NUMEROUS  TRAFFIC OFFENSES........



MUNFORDVILLE MAN INJURED IN ACCIDENT
4-6-16


A MUNFORDVILLE MAN LOST CONTROL OF HIS MAZDA PASSENGER CAR JUST BEFORE 6:30 THIS MORNING (WED) AND
STRUCK A TREE IN THE 23 HUNDRED BLOCK OF RAIDER HOLLOW ROAD IN HART COUNTY...

KENTUCKY STATE POLICE SAY 29 YEAR-OLD JUSTIN TUCKER WAS FLOWN BY HELICOPTER TO THE UNIVERSITY
HOSPITAL ...









ABUSE HOT LINE
04/06/16

THE KENTUCKY ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE WILL NOW ANSWER CALLS..... AROUND-THE-CLOCK.....ON A TOLL-FREE
TIP LINE THAT TAKES  REPORTS OF ABUSE.....NEGLECT....OR EXPLOITATION  OF A PATIENT  OR RESIDENT  OF A STATE
CARE FACILITY....

PRECIOUSLY.....THE TIP-LINE  TOOK AFTER-HOUR MESSAGES  FROM CALLERS.... AND THEN THE MESSAGES WERE
RETRIEVED BY STAFF THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY....

ATTORNEY GENERAL  ANDY BESHEAR  SAYS THE CHANGE WAS MADE BECAUSE IT’S  CRITICAL TO CONNECT FAMILY
MEMBERS TO WORKERS RIGHT AWAY AT NIGHTS  AND ON WEEK-ENDS.....
THE TIP LINE AT.....EIGHT-SEVEN-SEVEN-TWO-TWO-EIGHT-73-84.....IS ALSO AVAILABLE FOR KENTUCKIANS WHO WANT TO
REPORT MEDICAID PROVIDER FRAUD.......



NEW FRANKLIN PLANT
04/06/16

EAGLE PRESS.....A MANUFACTURER  OF INDUSTRIAL PRESSES  AND STAMPING EQUIPMENT.....IS CONSTRUCT A NEW
PLANT  IN FRANKLIN.........

EAGLE PRESS WILL INVEST ONE-MILLION DOLLARS IN IT NEW FACILITY....WHICH WILL CREATE 10 NEW FULL-TIME
JOBS,.....
THE CANADIAN COMPANY PLANS TO START OPERATIONS IN A TEMPORARY FACILITY THIS MONTH....AND WILL BEGIN
CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW 10-THOUSAND SQUARE FOOT PLANT  BY TWENTY-17......



SPORTS
04/06/16

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY AND CUMBERLAND COUNTY......


YOU’LL HAVE A NEW WAY TO WATCH THE N-F-L THIS SEASON......AS TWITTER HAS WON THE RIGHT TO STREAM
THURSDAY  NIGHT GAMES....
LAST OCTOBER....YAHOO BECAME THE FIRST EVER....FREE GLOBAL...N-F-L LIVE STREAM....WHEN IT BROADCAST  A  GAME
IN LONDON  BETWEEN JACKSONVILLE AND BUFFALO.....





ALE-8-ONE EXPANDING
04/05/16

ALE-8-ONE BOTTLING COMPANY.....LOCATED IN WINCHESTER....HAS ANNOUNCED AND EXPANSION OF ITS TERRITORY.....
WHICH WILL INCLUDE  THE TRIANGLE  FROM ELIZABETHTOWN.....TO BOWLING GREEN....TO OWENSBORO....

THE EXPANSION  WILL NEARLY  DOUBLE   ALE-8’s  FOOTPRINT...AND COMES JUST WEEKS AFTER    ALE-8  ENTERED
ONTO THE NATIONAL STAGE THRU 630 CRACKER BARREL OLD COUNTRY STORES IN  42 STATES....
ALE-8  IS CURRENTLY SOLD  THROUGHOUT  THE COMMONWEALTH.....AND PARTS OF  INDIANA......ILLINOIS....OHIO....
TENNESSEE.....AND WEST VIRGINIA......



HUNT
04/05/16

98 YEAR OLD SEWELL HUNT OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT MONROE COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER....
FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT FOUNTAIN FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN
FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY....VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE THIS AFTERNOON (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME...
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO THE FOUNTAIN RUN FIRE DEPARTMENT OR
FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY......

HE’S SURVIVE BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER’S-IN-LAW; FRANKIE AND LINDA OF FOUNTAIN RUN AND FREDDIE AND  
SANDRA OF PARK CITY....A GRANDCHILD AND THREE-GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE......  



SPORTS
04/05/16

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO GO AGAINST  HART COUNTY.....

YESTERDAY....THE PATRIOTS DOWNED WESTMORELAND 12 TO TWO AND DEFEATED CASEY COUNTY 10 TO SIX....
THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM BEAT NORTH BULLITT 13 TO TWO AND THEN LOST TO ASHLAND BLAZER FIVE TO
THREE....




ACCIDENT
04/04/16

AN ACCIDENT FRIDAY NIGHT ON MORGANTOWN ROAD  INJURED FOUR PERSONS....

ACCORDING  TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT.....A VEHICLE DRIVEN  BY 50 YEAR OLD LISA JONES OF
BOWLING GREEN CROSSED THE CENTER LINE AND HIT A CAR OPERATED BY 18 YEAR OLD AVANELL TUCK OF
MORGANTOWN....
JONES WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN... WHILE HER PASSENGER REFUSED
TREATMENT....
AND TUCK AND TWO PASSENGERS WERE ALSO TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER.............


LOBBYING SPENDING UP
04/04/16
DURING THE FIRST  TWO MONTHS OF THE TWENTY-16 KENTUCKY GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION....LOBBYING SPENDING
WAS ALMOST FIVE-MILLION DOLLARS....WHICH IS A 12-PERCENT INCREASE  OVER THE SAME  PERIOD IN TWENY-14.....
WHICH WAS THE LAST  60-DAY BUDGET SESSION....

AND THE NUMBER OF BUSINESSES AND ORGANIZATIONS  WHICH ARE LOBBYING ALSO CLIMBED TO A RECORD HIGH.....
AS 696 EMPLOYERS REGISTERED TO LOBBY....WHICH IS A FIVE-PERCENT INCREASE SINCE  TWENTY-14......
LOBBYING SPENDING BY HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS....HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANIES......AND OTHER HEALTH-
RELATED BUSINESSES AND ORGANIZATIONS  TOTALED ABOUT   ONE-POINT-26  MILLION DOLLARS....WHICH IS  26-
PERCENT OF ALL LOBBYING SPENDING.....AND A 30-PERCENT INCREASE OVER HEALTH-RELATED LOBBYING SPENDING
IN THE SAME PERIOD IN TWENTY-14.......
THE BIGGEST SPENDING LOBBING INTEREST DURING THE FIRST HALF OF THE SESSION WAS THE KENTUCKY CHAMBER
OF COMMERCE.....WHICH SPENT OVER 71-THOUSAND DOLLARS.....



ARREST
04/04/16

ASSISTANT POLICE  CHIEF DARRIN  TABOR STOPPED A VEHICLE OPERATED BY 57 YEAR OLD JOEY S. CALVERT, SENIOR    
OF SEVEN-48 EAST MAPLE FOR A BROKEN WINDSHIELD AND NO SEATBELT.....AND CHARGED THE RIVER  WITH DRIVING
UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE, OBSTRUCTED VISION OR  WINDSHIELD AND FAILURE TO WEAR  
SEATBELT......
42 YEAR OLD JEFFERY A COOK OF FIVE-20 BLUNT FORD ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER JEREMY CENTERS ON
WARRANTS CHARGING  BURGLARY  AND CRIMINAL MISCHIEF.....
AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP.....SERGEANT WAYDE KNOX CHARGED 30 YEAR OLD WILLIAM C. MESKER OF HORSE CAVE
WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE.....
AND OFFICER JAMES TALBOTT ARRESTED  44 YEAR OLD KEVIN D. WILLOUGHBY OF SIX-ZERO-NINE EAST MAPLE AND
CHARGED  WITH RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY  AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE......


ARREST
04/04/16

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN DEPUTY CHRIS BARTON CHARGING  52
YEAR OLD GEORGE MCDANIEL OF GLASGOW WITH SPEEDING 26 MILES-PER-HOUR OVER THE SPEED LIMIT, DRIVING
UNDER THE INFLUENCE-SECOND OFFENCE AND RECKLESS DRIVING....
AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP....29 YEAR OLD  JUSTIN PAYNE OF BOWLING GREEN....WHO WAS A PASSENGER IN THE
VEHICLE......WAS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION  OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH......
AND DEPUTY TIM ROBINSON  SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING  FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 28 YEAR OLD ASHLEY SULLIVAN
OF WESTMORELAND.......





MEETINGS
04/04/16

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK....

THE RELAY FOR LIFE COMMITTEE MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT 5.....THE RELAY FOR LIFE TEAM CAPTAINS MEET AT FIVE-
30....THE ALLEN COUNT LEAGUE OF ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN MEET TONIGHT AT SIX-30 AND THE SADDLE CLUB MEETS
AT 7.....

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 1 THE SCOTTSVILLE ARTS 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 AND THE JUNIOR JAYCEES AND D-A-V BOTH MEET THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6......



FIRE DEATH
04/04/16

A VEHICLE FIRE  SATURDAY..... ON WATSON ROAD  IN ADAIR COUNTY....AHS BECOME A DEATH INVESTIGATION....

THE OWNER OF THE  RESIDENCE RETURNED HOME YESTERDAY AND DISCOVERED A BODY IN THE BRUNT REMAINS OF
THE TOWN HOME..... THE COLUMBIA  POST OF THE STATE POLICE  WAS NOTIFIED....AND THE BODY  WAS REMOVED  AND
SENT TO THE STATE MEDICAL EXAMINER’S OFFICE  FOR AUTOPSY AND IDENTIFICATION......



SPORTS
04/04/16

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY CASEY COUNTY AND WESTMORELAND.....

AND THE LADY PATRIOT  SOFTBALL TEAM PLAYS IN COCOA BEACH FLORIDA......





MINI CORVETTE CHALLENGE
04/01/16

THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM AND JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT  OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY  HAVE ANNOUNCED THE  
22ND ANNUAL  MINI-CORVETTE CHALLENGE  WILL BE SATURDAY, APRIL  23RD AT THE MUSEUM....

ALL PROCEEDS FROM THE EVENT  GO TO JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT...WHO USE THE FUNDS TO TEACH STUDENTS IN
SOUTHCENTRAL KENTUCKY VARIOUS SKILLS..... INCLUDING  FINANCIAL LITERACY.......CAREER AND WORK READINESS......
AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP......



ACCIDENT-HART
04/01/16

A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT  HART COUNTY  YESTERDAY  INJURED TWO PERSONS.....

STATE POLICE  SAY 18 YEAR OLD KINLEY DENTON OF HORSE CAVE WAS PASSING ANOTHER VEHICLE ON LEGRANDE
HIGHWAY....AND FAILED  TO SEE A 1993 BUICK OPERATED BY 61 YEAR OLD GEORGE LOGSDON OF HARDYVILLE....AND
THE VEHICLES HIT HEAD-ON.....

LOGSDON....WHO HAD  TO BE EXTRICATED FROM  HIS VEHICLE....WAS TAKEN BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL  CENTER AT
BOWLING GREEN....
AND DENTON WAS TRANSPORTED  BY PRIVATE  MEANS TO T-S SAMSON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL......




BROTHERS PLEAD GUILTY
04/01/16

TWO BROTHERS FROM CUMBERLAND COUNTY  HAVE PLEAD  GUILTY IN FEDERAL COURT TO  CHARGES OF TAX EVASION  
AND FAILURE  TO FILE TAX RETURNS......RELATING TO THE CONCEALMENT OF INCOME FROM THE SALE OF STOLEN
COPPER WIRE......

39 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER PRUITT AND 47 YEAR OLD JIMMY PRUITT  ADMITTED TO STEALING COPPER WIRE  FROM  
BELDEN, INCORPORATED  IN WAYNE COUNTY....WHERE JIMMY PRUITT WAS A MANAGER...AND THEN SELLING THE
STOLEN COPPER WIRE TO BOWLING GREEN RECYCLING......

JIMMY PRUITT FACES UP TO 25-YEARS IN PRISON.....A HALF-MILLION DOLLAR FINE....AND ONE-YEAR OF SUPERVISED
RELEASE...
AND CHRISTOPHER PRUITT FACE UP TO 17-YEARS IN PRISON....A 350-THOUSAND DOLLAR  FINE....AND ONE YEAR OF
SUPERVISED  RELEASE.....



BUDGET CUT
04/01/16

AS  LAWMAKERS  REMAIN  IN A STALEMATE OVER A NEW TWO-YEAR-STATE SPENDING PLAN.........
GOVERNOR MATT BEVIN HAS ORDERED AN IMMEDIATE FOUR-POINT-FIVE  PERCENT  CUT IN STATE FUNDING  TO ALL
PUBLIC COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES....
BEVIN FIRST PROPOSED  HIS MID-YEAR  CUTS IN JANUARY  AS PAST OF A PLAN TO CUT STATE SPENDING   BY 650-
MILLION N DOLLARS AND USE THE SAVINGS TO BEGIN  TO PAY DOWN  THE COMMONWEALTH’S  PUBLIC PENSION
DEBT......



SPORTS
04/01/16

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO CUMBERLAND  COUNTY....

AND THE TRACK TEAMS TAKE PART IN THE SKY CONFERENCE MEET AT GREENWOOD HIGH SCHOOL......








































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