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DYER
4-23-14
3:05 P.M.


83-YEAR-OLD MARY JO DYER OF LAFAYETTE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT SUMNER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT
ONE AT THE ANDERSON AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE ANDERSON AND SON MEMORIAL PARK…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW (THURS)
EVENING AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND…PHILLIP DYER…TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW… DONALD AND KATHY OF SCOTTSVILLE…. .AND STEVE OF INDIANA…A
DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW…SHELIA AND DENNIS BAKER OF INDIANA….TWO BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW… BOBBY AND JACKIE SHAW OF INDIANA….AND JERRY
AND BRENDA SHAW OF TENNESSEE…AND A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…CAROL AND RAY SMITH OF INDIANA…8 GRANDCHILDREN, 13 GREAT- GRANDCHILDREN, TWO
STEP GRANDCHILDREN AND ONE GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES.





DECKARD
04/23/14
06:05AM

74 YEAR OLD SAMMIE CLAYTON DECKARD OF TOMPKINSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT ST. THOMAS HOSPITAL….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (THURS) AFTERNOON
AT ONE AT YOKLEY-TRIBLE FUNERAL HOME IN TOMPKINSVILLE WITH BURIAL IN BEAUTIFUL HOME CEMETERY….VISITATION IS IN PROGRESS AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER; BRENDA WHEELER OF TOMPKINSVILLE…..A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN=-LAW; BOBBY ND DELINDA OF INDIANA….A SISTER; LINDA
MONTEGOMERY OF BOWLING GREEN….AND FOUR BROTHERS; JUNIOR, JESSE AND TERRY ALL  OF TOMPKINSVILLE AND DAVID OF SCOTTSVILLE…..FIVE GRANDCHILDREN
ALSO SURVIVE…..


ACCIDENT
04/23/14


THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT THAT COULD HAVE BEEN MOVE SERIOUS THAN IT WAS…..

REPORTEDLY….MARK PRIQUETTE OF SCOTTSVILLE PULLED INTO THE LOT AT TRENT’S GARAGE ….PARKED HIS TWO-THOUSAND SIERRA….AND WENT INTO THE OFFICE…
WHILE INSIDE….THE VEHICLE JUMPED OUT OF GEAR…..ROLLED BACKWARD THRU THE PARKING LOT….HIT A U-HAUL ADVERTISING SIGN….WENT OVER  THE CONCRETE
RETAINER….DOWN THE HILL…AND STRUCK THE REAR OF THE MCPHERSON APPRAISAL BUILDING…..





FIRE
04/23/14


YESTERDAY AFTERNOON THE CEDAR SPRINGS, SCOTTSVILLE AND MEADOR FIRE DEPARTMENTS RESPONDED TO REPORTS OF A STRUCTURE FIRE AT THE ROBERT
TOOLEY RESIDENCE LOCATED ON SOUTH LAKE BLUFF LANE….

ACCORDING TO CHIEF RICKY COOKSEY…WITH CEDAR SPRINGS NUMBER ONE… THEY HAD BEEN BURNING LEAVES WHICH CAUGHT AN OUT BUILDING ON FIRE AND IT
WAS COMPLETELY DESTROYED….

ALLEN 2013 UNEMPLOYMENT RATES
04/23/14

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..ANNUAL UNEMPLOYMENT RATES  WERE LOWER IN 51 COUNTIES  IN TWENY-13….WHILE 57 COUNTY
RATES WENT UP….AND THE JOBLESS RATE REMAINED UNCHANGED IN 12 COUNTIES LAST YEAR…..

FOR 20.13% ….THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY WAS EIGHT-POINT-FOUR PERCENT…..
AND JOBLESS RATES IN THE BARREN RIVER AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT RANGED FROM SEVEN-PERCENT IN WARREN COUNTY TO 9.5%  IN EDMONSON COUNTY….

STATEWIDE…WOODFORD COUNTY HAD THE LOWEST UNEMPLOYMENT RATE LAST YEAR AT SIX-POINT-ONE PERCENT…..WHILE  LESLIE COUNTY RECORD THE
COMMONWEALTH’S  HIGHEST ANNUAL JOBLESS RATE  AT 17.7 %








FIRE
04/23/14


FIRED HAS COMPLETELY DESTROYED THE  HORSESHOE CAMP  MODERN COTTAGES LOCATED ON LOUISVILLE ROAD IN WARREN COUNTY…..

THE MOTEL  CLOSED IN THE 1970s….AND AUTHORITIES  SAID THEY HEARD THREE LOUD EXPLOSIONS WHICH THEY BELIEVE WERE CAUSED BY METH LABS GO  OFF
INSIDE  THE BUILDING……
THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  HAS ARRESTED ONE PERSON  IN CONNECTION WITH  THE FIRE AND ARE STILL SEARCHING FOR ANOTHER SUSPECT…..

FISCAL COURT
04/23/14

ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELED TO CEDAR SPRINGS FIRE DEPARTMENT LAST NIGHT TO HOLD THEIR MEETING…..AND ROB BROWN WITH KA-CO TOLD THE COURT HE
HAD SOME GOOD NEWS CONCERNING THEIR WORKMAN’S COMP AND LIABILITY AND PROPERTY INSURANCE……
FOR MORE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE OR SOUTHERN GOSPEL 1250 WLCK
WITH THE FIVE-PERCENT DROP…THE PREMIUM FOR WORKMAN’S COMP INSURANCE  BE JUST OVER 95-THOUSAND DOLLARS….AND THE PREMIUM FOR THE LIABILITY
AND PROPERTY INSURANCE E REMAINS AT JUST UNDER 173-THOUSAND DOLLARS…...










SPORTS
04/23/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO PLAY MIAMI….THE REDS TAKE ON THE PIRATES IN PITTSBURGH….

AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN WEST MICHIGAN TO TANGLE WITH THE WHITECAPS…..



THE CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE IS HOSTING THEIR FIRST EVER ADULT BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT…..BUT AS CORE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR CHRIS ROBINSON TELLS US…THE
REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS TODAY…….
CALL TWO-THREE-SEVEN-FIVE-SEVEN-ZERO-FOUR……


THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM WAS AT HOME YESTERDAY AND SHUT-OUT THE LADY SCOTTIES  11 TO NOTHING TO PICK UP THE DISTRICT WIN…..HERE’S JEFF CLARK
WITH YOUR U-S BANK GAME WRAP UP…

ALSO YESTERDAY…..THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM WAS BLANKED BY GLASGOW EIGHT TO NOTHING……


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

MIAMI GOT PAST ATLANTA ONE TO NOTHING…..THE REDS BEAT THE PIRATES FOUR TO ONE….

AND THE HOT RODS SHUT OUT WEST MICHIGAN FIVE TO NOTHING…..





SPORTS
04/22/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS GO TO BARREN COUNTY THIS AFTERNOON…..

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM PLAYS AT GLASGOW…..

AND THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE LADY SCOTTIES…..AND YOU CAN HEAR THE ACTION ON 99-POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM…. WVLE…..
STARTING AROUND FIVE…..


IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL……BARREN COUNTY TRAVELS TO WARREN EAST, BOWLING GREEN ENTERTAINS WARREN CENTRAL, CAVERNA GOES TO HART COUNTY,
GREENWOOD IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON SOUTH WARREN AND METCALFE COUNTY HOSTS  RUSSELL COUNTY……

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS…..BARREN COUNTY PLAYING AT MONROE COUNTY, BOWLING GREEN IS AT HOME TO PLAY WARREN EAST, CAVERNA ENTERTAINS GREEN
COUNTY, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON IS ON THE ROAD TO TODD COUNTY CENTRAL AND HART COUNTY TRAVELS TO LARUE COUNTY……



IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

THE BRAVES ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON MIAMI….THE REDS PLAY IN PITTSBURGH…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN WEST MICHIGAN TO TAKE ON THE WHITECAPS…..



ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..

ATLANTA BEAT MIAMI FOUR TO TWO….THE PIRATES GOT PAST THE REDS SIX TO FIVE…..

AND THE HOT RODS DOWNED WEST MICHIGAN SEVEN TO FOUR……





SIMMONS
04/21/14


78 YEAR OLD BOBBY EUGENE SIMMONS OF AUSTIN DIED SATURDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD
FUNERAL HOME……WITH BURIAL IN THE FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY… VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TEN TOMORROW MORNING (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE…BETTY…A SON STEVE SIMMONS….A DAUGHTER JOYCE BRAY ALL OF AUSTIN…THREE BROTHERS…KENNETH OF FOUNTAIN RUN…LEON OF
COLUMBIA AND WAYNE OF AUSTIN….FIVE SISTERS…. PAULINE HALE OF FLIPPIN…ANNIE BRAY OF INDIANA….BEATRICE OLIVER OF SCOTTSVILLE…JUANITA McCLUSKY OF
GLASGOW AND RUNELL CHILDRESS OF LOUISVILLE….A BROTHER-IN-LAW JAMES MORISON OF HISEVILLE…AND A SISTER-IN-LAW JOYCE STEEN OF GLASGOW…THREE
GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVES.





BARREN EDMONSON ALLEN COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE-ARRESTS-METH LABS
4-21-14


BARREN EDMONSON ALLEN COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE ARREST FOUR IN CONNECTION TO A FIRE THAT BURNED “THE GENERAL STORE” ON THANKSGIVING DAY LAST
YEAR. THE STORE WAS LOCATED ON CHALYBEATE ROAD IN EDMONSON COUNTY.

ARRESTED WERE 56-YEAR-OLD MARK WINN JAGGERS…39-YEAR-OLD JENNIFER A. TARTER---20 YEAR-OLD LAURA WHITNEY THOMAS AND 23-YEAR-OLD BOBBY JAMES
LINDSEY…. CHARGES ARE ALSO PENDING FOR A JUVENILE THAT WAS INVOLVED.
THE CHARGES RANGE FROM ARSON, MULTIPLE COUNTS OF BURGLARY, THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING, WANTON ENDANGERMENT AND UNLAWFUL TRANSACTION WITH A
MINOR.

THE TASK FORCE ALSO EXECUTED A SEARCH WARRANT AT 179-11 LOUISVILLE ROAD IN SMITHS GROVE MARCH 28TH WHERE 19 METH LABS WERE LOCATED INSIDE THE
RESIDENCE… FOUR ARRESTS ARE EXPECTED IN CONNECTION WITH THIS CASE.





CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
04/21/14


A CASE OF CRIMINAL MISCHIEF AT COUNTRY PLACE APARTMENTS REPORTED TO SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

ACCORDING TO CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON….AT BUILDING “D”…. A  B-B GUN WAS USED TO SHOOT SEVERAL HOLES IN THREE SMALL SECTIONS OF VINYL SIDING AND A
HOLE WAS ALSO SHOT IN A REAR WINDOW OF ONE APARTMENT…..





HOMICIDE
04/21/14


APRIL 15TH….THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE  DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO REPORTS OF AN ASSAULT IN THE 14-HUNDRED  BLOCK OF NORTH SUNRISE…

UPON ARRIVAL OFFICERS LOCATED 62 YEAR OLD GARY WYNN ON HIS PORCH IN A SEMI-CONSCIOUS STATE….WINN WAS TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO A HOSPITAL  AND
THEN FLOWN TO AN AREA TRAUMA CENTER….
WYNN SUCCUMBED TO HIS INJURIES  THIS MORNING AND THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE  DEPARTMENT  IS NOW INVESTIGATING  THE CASE AS A HOMICIDE……






FOOD INSECUTIRY
04/21/14


ACCORDING TO A NEW REPORT FROM FEEDING AMERICA….HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF KENTUCKIANS STRUGGLE WITH LIMITED OR UNCERTAIN  ACCESS TO
ENOUGH FOOD…

THE REPORT ESTIMATES THE 16-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT OF PEOPLE IN THE COMMONWEALTH WERE “FOOD INSECURE” IN TWENTY-12….WHICH WAS DOWN FROM THE
ESTIMATE OF 17-POINT-TWO PERCENT IN TWENTRY-11….

HOWEVER….THE TWENTY-12 RATE TOPPED 20-PERCENT IN A NUMBER OF COUNTIES…WITH FULTON COUNTY IN FAR WESTERN KENTUCKY TOPPING THE LIST AT 23-
POINT-SEVEN PERCENT….AND THE LOWEST RATE WAS 10-POINT-THREE PERCENT IN OLDHAM COUNTY….
NATIONWIDE…..THE ESTIMATE OF “FOOD INSECURE” PEOPLE WAS 15-POINT-NINE PERCENT….WHICH WAS DOWN FROM 16-POINT-FOUR PERCENT IN TWENTY-11…….





MEETINGS
04/21/14


ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION AND THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MEET  TONIGHT AT 6…. GRAHAM LODGE MEETS AT 7…..AND THE PLANNING AND ZONING
COMMISSION WILL NOT MEET TONIGHT….

TOMORROW NIGHT AT 7 ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS….

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






EKU TOBACCO FREE
04/21/14


THE EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY BOARD OF REGENTS HAS APPROVED A TOBACCO-FREE CAMPUS POLICY…

ACCORDING TO THE RICHMOND REGISTER…..EFFECTIVE  JUNE FIRST .THE USE OF TOBACCO ON ALL PROPERTY THAT IS OWNED….LEASED….OCCUPIED…OR
CONTROLLED BY THE UNIVERSITY WILL BE PROHIBITED….

THE TOBACCO-FREE POLICY REPLACES  A SMOKE-FREE ZONE POLICY  WHICH HAS BEEN IN EFFECT  SINCE  TWO-THOUSAND-SIX……





SOCIAL SERVICES
04/21/14

THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES  IS IMPLEMENTING NEW OFFICE PROCEDURES FOR WALK IN CUSTOMER BENEFIT INTERVIEWS AT ITS
FAMILY SUPPORT OFFICES…

STARTING TODAY FACE-TO-FACE INTERVIEWS WITH STAFF WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM EIGHT UNTIL TWO….
CUSTOMERS WHO ARE AT THE OFFICE BY TWO WILL BE SEEN THAT DAY….AND CUSTOMERS WHO ARRIVE  AFTER TWO…..AND REQUEST A BENEFIT INTERVIEW… ILL BE
GIVEN INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETING THEIR APPLICATION  THRU ALTERNATIVE METHODS ON THE SAME DAY….





VOTE IN OFFICE
04/21/14

THE PRIMARY ELECTION IS MAY 20TH…..AND IF YOU’RE GOING TO BE OUT OF TOWN THAT DAY BETWEEN SIX IN THE MORNING  AND SIX AT NIGHT…YOU CAN START VOTE IN
THE COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE STARTING TODAY….CLERK BEVERLY CALVERT…..
   FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
AND WITH VOTING BEGINNING IN THE CLERK’S OFFICE….ELECTIONEERING RULES ARE NOW IN EFFECT……
   FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE COUNTY CLERKS OFFICE IS OPEN FROM EIGHT UNTIL 4-30 MONDAY THRU FRIDAY……





HYDRANT FLUSHING
04/21/14

STARTING TODAY AND RUNNING THRU FRIDAY…..THE SCOTTSVILLE WATER DEPARTMENT WILL BE FLUSHING HYDRANTS THIS WEEK….WATER PLANT CHIEF OPERATOR
DONNIE REELS TALKED ABOUT WHAT CUSTOMERS MAY EXPERIENCE DURING THIS TIME……
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
FLUSHING WILL BEGIN AROUND SEVEN EACH MORNING……





OUT
4-19-14


THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET AND GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF HIGHWAY SAFETY WILL BE CONDUCTING A “GHOST OUT”
PRESENTATION AT WARREN EAST HIGH SCHOOL MAY 1ST.

THE GHOST OUT PROGRAM IS ORIENTED TOWARDS EDUCATING YOUNGER DRIVERS WITH WHAT THE EFFECTS OF LOSING A LOVED ONE OR FRIEND TO A VEHICLE
FATALITY COULD BE.

THE PROGRAM WILL HELP STUDENTS TO EXPERIENCE THE SERIOUSNESS AND FINALITY OF SUCH A TRAUMATIC EVENT.





SPRING GAME PREVIEW
4-18-14



A NEW CONFERENCE, A NEW COACH…. WKU FOOTBALL HAS A LOT TO LOOK FORWARD TO THIS UPCOMING SEASON.

AMY BINGHAM SITS DOWN WITH COACH JEFF BROHM IN THIS WEEK’S VIEW FROM THE HILL.

FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE





SCIENCE OLYMPIAD STATE COMPETITION
4-19-14



MONTHS OF WORK WAS REWARDED LAST WEEKEND AS ALLEN COUNTY-SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS JARED WALDEN AND QUINN TOWERY EARNED FIRST
PLACE IN THE MISSION POSSIBLE EVENT AT THE KENTUCKY STATE SCIENCE OLYMPIAD COMPETITION AT WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY.

THE MISSION POSSIBLE PROJECT REQUIRES STUDENTS TO---PRIOR TO THE COMPETITION---DESIGN, BUILD, TEST AND DOCUMENT A "RUBE GOLDBERG-LIKE DEVICE"
THAT COMPLETES A REQUIRED FINAL TASK USING A SEQUENCE OF CONSECUTIVE TASKS. IN COMPETITION, THE STUDENTS DEMONSTRATE THE MACHINE WHICH THEY
HAVE CREATED.





TWO PARKS RECEIVE $
4-20-14


THE KENTUCKY STATE PARKS FOUNDATION HAS AWARDED MATCHING GRANTS TO TWO KENTUCKY STATE PARKS FOR TRAIL PROJECTS.

THE FOUNDATION IS A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT SUPPORTS STATE PARKS AND VARIOUS PROJECTS IN THE PARKS.

THE FOUNDATION AWARDED A $2,500 GRANT TO NOLIN LAKE STATE PARK AT MAMMOTH CAVE FOR A HALF MILE SECTION OF THE BRIER CREEK MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAIL
THAT WILL BE USED BY CYCLISTS. THIS SECTION WILL BE DESIGNED TO MINIMIZE THE AMOUNT OF PEDALING AND BRAKING REQUIRED BY CYCLISTS.

NOLIN LAKE HAS A CAMPGROUND ALONG THE LAKE, PICNIC AREA, PLAYGROUND AND BOAT RAMP, AND IS POPULAR FOR BOATING AND FISHING.

KENTUCKY DAM VILLAGE STATE RESORT PARK IN GILBERTSVILLE RECEIVED A GRANT OF $1,167 TO HELP RESTORE TWO MILES OF HIKING TRAILS THAT LEAD FROM THE
PARK’S CONVENTION CENTER TO THE MARINA AND RIDING STABLES.   







DRUG TASK FORCE ARREST-2
4-18-14



A BOWLING GREEN MAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER A THREE MONTH INVESTIGATION BY THE BOWLING GREEN WARREN COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE…
34-YEAR-OLD JEREMY D. CLINE IF 1871 BOILING SPRINGS ROAD IS CHARGED WITH THREE COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-METH…RESISTING
ARREST, PROBATION VIOLATION AND DUI.
CLINE WAS ARRESTED IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING AN UNDERCOVER DRUG PURCHASE IN THE PARKING LOT OF 1960 MEL BROWNING STREET. HE RESISTED ARREST
WHEN CONFRONTED BY A UNIFORM DEPUTY AND A    D-F-T DETECTIVE. HE WAS TASED WITH NO FURTHER RESISTANCE.
OFFICERS SEIZED $300 IN CASH FROM THE DRUG PURCHASE, A CELL PHONE TASER AND A 2005 NISSAN FRONTIER TRUCK THAT WAS USED TO FACILITATE HIS DRUG
CRIME.
HE WAS LODGED IN THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL JAIL.






DRUG TASK FORCE ARREST- B.G.
4-18-14



THE BOWLING GREEN WARREN COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE MAKES AN ARREST IN CONNECTION WITH STOLEN PROPERTY FROM THE BARREN COUNTY ROAD
DEPARTMENT AND EWING PROPERTIES OF BOWLING GREEN….

DURING THE SEARCH OF A GARAGE AT 7675 CEMETERY ROAD….OFFICERS UNCOVERED A METH LAB, ITEMS FROM A PREVIOUS METH LAB AND AROUND  TEN THOUSAND
DOLLARS OF TOOLS AND PROPERTY.

35-YEAR-OLD MILTON L. BRADFIELD WAS CHARGED WITH MANUFACTURING METH, UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF A METH PRECURSOR AND TWO COUNTS OF RECEIVING
STOLEN PROPERTY OVER FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS.

HE WAS LODGED IN THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL JAIL.






VOTER BOOKS
04/18/14

HERE’S A REMINDER FROM THE ALLEN COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE….THAT VOTER REGISTRATION BOOKS FOR THE MAY PRIMARY ELECTION CLOSE MONDAY…. CLERK
BEVERLY CALVERT……
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
AND MAIL-IN VOTER REGISTRATION APPLICATIONS MUST ALSO BE POSTMARKED BY MONDAY……





TEEN DRIVING COURSE
04/18/14

THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE HAVE PARTNERED WITH THE NATIONAL SAFETY COUNCIL AND TOYOTA MOTOR MANUFACTURING TO PROVIDE A STATE-CERTIFIED….. FOUR-
HOUR SAFE DRIVING COURSE FOR TEENS….

THE PROGRAM IS FREE TO SCHOOLS THROUGHOUT  KENTUCKY  AND CAN BE TAKEN  IN LIEU OF KENTUCKY’S GRADUATED DRIVER LICENSING PROGRAM…..

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE “ALIVE AT 25” SAFE DRIVING COURSE CONTACT THE STATE POLICE AT 800-222-5555.…





BLOOD MOBILE
04/18/14

THE RED CROSS BLOOD MOBILE WILL BE AT “THE CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE” THIS AFTERNOON FROM ONE TO FIVE….JEAN ANN MAYBERRY IS WITH THE RED CROSS……
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
TO DONATE YOU MUST BE AT LEAST 17 YEARS OF AGE….WEIGH AT LEAST 110 POUNDS…..BE IN GOOD HEALTH…AND NOT HAVE DONATED IN THE PAST 56 DAYS…..

DONORS SHOULD ALSO BRING THEIR DONOR I-D CARD OR A PHOTO I-D……





LOUISVILLE TOPS ALLERGY LIST
04/18.14
08:05AM

THE SPRING ALLERGY SEASON IS HERE…..AND THAT IS NEVER GOOD NEWS… BUT  IT’S ESPECIALLY BAD FOR LOUISVILLE RESIDENTS AS THEY’RE RANKED FIRST IN THE
ASTHMA AND ALLERGY FOUNDATION OF AMERICA’S  “TWENTY-14 LIST OF THE MOST  CHALLENGING LOCATIONS TO LIVE  WITH  SPRING ALLERGIES…

THE RANKINGS ARE BASED ON POLLEN COUNT….MEDICATION USAGE….AND THE NUMBER OF ALLERGISTS….

MEMPHIS IS RANKED SECOND….AND TENNESSEE HAS THREE CITES ON THE LIST WHICH ARE .ALL IN THE TOP 25…WITH CHATTANOOGA SIXTH….KNOXVILLE 16TH….. AND
NASHVILLE IS RANKED 25TH……





RUSSELL-FATAL
04/18/14
STATE POLICE  FROM THE COLUMBIA POST INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT YESTERDAY…..SEVEN MILES EAST OF RUSSELL SPRINGS…..THAT CLAIMED  TWO LIVES….

REPORTEDLY…..66 YEAR OLD BACILIO SALAMACA OF RUSSELL SPRINGS PULLED HIS TWO-THOUSAND-FOUR PONTIAC ONTO KENTUCKY 80 FROM KENTUCKY 76…INTO
THE PATH OF A TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT CHEVY PICKUP OPERATED BY 52 YEAR OLD SCOTT ANDERSON OF SOMERSET…
SALAMANCA AND A PASSENGER 36 YEAR OLD JOSE OTANENDI OF RUSSELL  SPRINGS…NEITHER OF WHOM WERE WEARING  SEATBELTS WERE KILLED…TWO OTHER
PASSENGER WERE FLOWN TO THE U-K MED CENTER….AND ANDERSON WAS TAKEN TO RUSSELL COUNTY HOSPITAL….





SCORES
04/18/14
ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

THE PHILLIES SHUT OUT THE BRAVES ONE TO NOTHING….
THE HOT RODS DROPPED A SEVEN TO FOUR DECISION OF THE LUMBER KINGS….

AND I HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL….THE LADY PATRIOTS POUNDED MONROE COUNTY 17 TO THREE……










FARMERS BANK 5-STAR RATING
4-18-14

FARMERS NATIONAL BANK HAS ANNOUNCED THAT IT HAS ONCE AGAIN EARNED A FIVE-STAR SUPERIOR RATING  FROM BAUR-FINANCIAL…WHICH IS THE NATION’S BANK
RATING FIRM…

THE LATEST RATING  IS BASED ON  DECEMBER 31ST, TWENTY-13 FINANCIAL DATA AND SIGNIFIES THAT FARMERS NATIONAL BANK IS ON OF THE STRONGEST  BANKS IN
THE NATION…

FARMERS….WHICH  HAS EARNED AND MAINTAINED A FIVE-STAR  RATING FOR THE LATEST 27-CONSESCUTIVE QUARTERS…..WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1923 AND CURRENTLY
HAS FIVE OFFICES LOCATED IN BOWLING GREEN AND SCOTTSVILLE…..







KY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
04/18/14

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING….THE COMMONWEALTH’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE ROSE SLIGHTLY FROM SEVEN-POINT-EIGHT PERCENT  IN
FEBRUARY TO SEVEN-POINT-NINE PERCENT IN MARCH…

HOWEVER….THE MARCH TWENTY-14 JOBLESS RATE WAS FOUR-TENTHS OF A PERCENTAGE POINT BELOW THE EIGHT-POINT-THREE PERCENT THAT WAS RECORDED IN
MARCH OF LAST YEAR…

AT THE SAME TIME…THE U-S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE REMAINED UNCHANGED IN MARCH AT SIX-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT……








ARREST
04/16/14

AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS SERVED A WARREN COUNTY WARRANT….CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON TRAFFIC CHARGES…ON 36 YEAR OLD ERIC E. POOLE OF TWO-11
SOUTH FIFTH STREET……






ACCIDENT-OLD GLASGOW
04/16/14


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

22 YEAR OLD DENNIS D. SHANNON OF TWO-27 NORTH SIXTH TOLD DEPUTY DWIGHT KEEN THAT HIS SWERVED HIS VEHICLE TO AVOID A DEER….AND IT LEFT THE
ROADWAY….WENT UP AN EMBANKMENT….HIT A TREE….AND THEN SPUN…..
A PASSENGER….24 YEAR OLD DAN THOMAS ALSO OF TWO-27 NORTH SIXTH WAS TAKEN BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…….







STONE
04/16/14

THE TWENTY-14 SESSION OF THE KENTUCKY GENERAL ASSEMBLY ADJOURNED LAST NIGHT…..AND NEWSWATCH HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO TALK WITH STATE
REPRESENTATIVE WILSON STONE ABOUT THE FINAL TWO DAYS OF THE SESSION……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
STONE REPRESENT ALLEN…..SIMPSON….AND A PORTION OF WARREN COUNTIES…….





FARM TO CAMPUS
04/16/14


KENTUCKY AGRICULTURE COMMISSIONER JAMES COMER HAS ANNOUNCED THAT CAMPBELLSVILLE UNIVERSITY HAS JOINED THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE’S “FARM TO CAMPUS” PROGRAM….

AS PART OF THE PROGRAM…..THE AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT  WILL PARTNER WITH THE SCHOOL TO PUT MORE SHELF-STABLE KENTUCKY PROUD PRODUCTS IN THE
SCHOOL’S BOOK STORE AND MAKE MORE FARM-FRESH PRODUCTS IN THE SCHOOL’S FOOD SERVICE SYSTEM….

CAMPBELLSVILLE IS THE SIXTH  UNIVERSITY TO JOIN THE “FARM TO CAMPUS” PROGRAM….THE OTHERS INCLUDE  ASBURY UNIVERSITY….EASTERN KENTUCKY
UNIVERSITY…..THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE….MOREHEAD STATE UNIVERSITY…AND THE UNIVERSITY OF PIKEVILLE…..





ARREST
04/16/14

A THREE MONTH INVESTIGATION BY THE BOWLING GREEN/WARREN COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE RESULTED IN THE ARREST OF FOUR BOWLING GREEN RESIDENTS  
YESTERDAY…..

60 YEAR OLD RAYMOND “STEAMBOAT” BURCH OF ONE-ZERO-FOUR AMY AVENUE… 27 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER STEWART OF 11-71 ADAMS STREET……34 YEAR OLD
CHARLENE SOYARS OF ONE-ZERO-FOUR AMY AVENUE….AND 29 YEAR OLD GENE WORLEY OF ONE-79-11 LOUISVILLE ROAD WERE ALL CHARGED WITH UNLAWFUL
POSSESSION OF A METH PRECURSOR….
BURCH…STEWART…AND SOYARS WERE ALSO CHARGED WITH ENGAGING IN ORGANIZED CRIME….
AND BURCH WAS CHARGED MANUFACTURING METH-FACILITATION….
THE INVESTIGATION ALSO RESULTS IN THE DISCOVERY OF A METH LAB IN EDMONSON COUNTY BY THE BARREN/EDMONSON/ALLEN DRUG TASK FORCE…..





INTERMEDIATE CENTER SITE BASED NOMINATIONS
04/16/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY INTERMEDIATE CENTER IS ACCEPTING  NOMINATIONS FOR PARENT REPRESENTATIVE FOR THE SITE BASED DECISION MAKING  COUNCIL THRU APRIL
30TH….

NOMINATIONS MUST BE IN WRITING  AND BE MAILED….HAND-DELIVERED…OR EMAILED TO MARYJANE.CHERRY@ALLEN.KYSCHOOLS.US….

AND THE PARENT MAKING THE NOMINATION AND THE NOMINEE MUST HAVE A STUDENT ATTENDING THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER NEXT SCHOOL YEAR…..






GENERAL ASSEMBLY ADJOURNS
04/16/15


THE TWENTY-14 SESSION OF THE KENTUCKY GENERAL  ASSEMBLY CONCLUDED LAST NIGHT…..AS LAWMAKERS PUSHED THE MIDNIGHT DEADLINE FOR ADJOURNMENT….

AVOIDING A CALLING A SPECIAL SESSION…A FIVE-POINT-ONE BILLION DOLLAR ROAD PLAN WS APPROVED….WITH ABOUT THREE-FOURTH OF THE PROJECTS LISTED IN
THE ROAD PLAN BEING FULLY  FUNDED….
HOUSE BILL TWO-27 NOW GOES TO GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR FOR HIS SIGNATURE  OR  VETO….
HOWEVER….IT’S STILL NO CLEAR IF THE GOVERNOR MUST ACCEPT OR REJECT THE ENTIRE BILL…..OR IF HE HAS THE AUTHORITY  TO LINE-ITEM VETO INDIVIDUAL  
PROJECTS….
IF HE DOES MAKE VETOES….THE LEGISLATURE WILL NOT HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY  TO OVERRIDE THEM….






SPORTS
04/16/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE PATRIOT VARSITY BASEBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO MONROE COUNTY TO MAKE THE GAME THAT WAS CANCELLED YESTERDAY…..

IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL….

HART COUNTY ENTERTAINS LARUE COUNTY…..


MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL FINDS…..

ATLANTA PLAYING IN PHILADELPHIA….THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON THE PIRATES…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT BOWLING GREEN BALL TO WIND UP THEIR SERIES THE KANE COUNTY…..


THE KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION HAS RELEASED THE NEW FOOTBALL REDISTRICTING THAT WILL TAKE EFFECT IN TWENTY-15……

THE PATRIOTS WILL PLAY IN CLASS-FOUR-A….DISTRICT-TWO WITH FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…..SOUTH WARREN….WARREN EAST….AND WARREN CENTRAL……



ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….
THE RED DOWNED THE PIRATES SEVEN TO FIVE….
THE BRAVES AND PHILLIES GAME WAS RAINED OUT….

AND KANE COUNTY TOOK TWO FROM THE HOT RODS….TWO ON NOTHING AND ONE TO NOTHING…..




GAME CANCELLATIONS
04/15/14

ALL YOUTH INCORPORATED GAMES  FOR TONIGHT HAVE BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE MADE UP APRIL 22ND….

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL DOUBLEHEADER AT MONROE COUNTY HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE MADE UP TOMORROW AS A VARSITY GAME ONLY…..

AND THE LADY PATRIOT  SOFTBALL GAME HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE MADE UP APRIL 28TH……




FOOD PRICES SHOW SLIGHT INCREASE
04/15/14

THE LATEST MARKET BASKET  SURVEY….CONDUCT BY THE KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU….INDICATES THAT  AVERAGE RETAIL FOOD PRICES IN SUPER MARKETS ACROSS
THE COMMONWEALTH ARE HOLDING FAIRLY STEADY WITH JUST A SLIGHT INCREASE REPORTED  IN THE FIRST QUARTER  OF THE YEAR….
ACCORDING TO THE SURVEY….THE TOTAL COST OF 40 BASIC GROCERY ITEMS WAS 120-DOLLARS AND 69-CENTS….WHICH IS  61-CENTS OR A HALF-A-PERCENTAGE
POINT HIGHER THAT THE SAME LIST OF ITEMS REPORTED IN THE FOURTH QUARTER OF LAST YEAR….WHICH WAS THE PREVIOUS RECORD HIGH…

THE CURRENT SURVEY  REFLECTS A THREE-POINT-EIGHT  PERCENT INCREASE OVER THE AVERAGE PRICE REPORTED IN THE FIRST QUARTER  OF TWENTY-13…..
AND FIVE YEARS  AGO…THE AVERAGE COST OF THE SAME 40-GROCERY ITEMS WAS 110-DOLLARS AND 22 CENTS….OR NINE-POINT-FIVE PERCENT  LESS THAN THE SAME
ITEMS COST ON AVERAGE TODAY……



SOUNDS ON DUMONT
04/15/14

THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HAS ANNOUNCED  THE LINE-UP FOR THIS YEAR’S “SOUNDS ON DUMONT” MUSIC FEST….

TO BE HELD FRIDAY….SEPTEMBER  12TH…..THE FESTIVAL WILL FEATURE FRANKLIN’S “FAREWELL DRIFTERS…..LOUISVILLE’S “23 STRING BAND”…. AND PADUCAH’S “RED
EMBER”….GATES WILL OPEN AT 12NOON FOR CAMPERS AND VENDOR  SETUP AND THE MUSIC STARTS AT 5:30…..
TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW AT….SOUNDS-ON-DUMONT-DOT-TICKET-LEAP-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-SOUNDS-DASH-ON-DASH-DUMONT-DASH-MUSIC-DASH-
FESTIVAL…AT A DISCOUNTED PRICE OF 15-DOLLARS THRU APRIL 27TH….AND CHILDREN UNDER 12 ARE FREE WITH AN ACCOMPANY ADULT…
GENERAL CAMPING IS  FIVE-DOLLARS PER CAMPER AND R-V CAMPING IS 20-DOLLARS PER R-V….




JEB SITE BASED NOMINATIONS
04/15/14

STARTING TODAY…AND RUNNING THRU APRIL 30-TH….THE JAMES E BAZZELL MIDDLE SCHOOL WILL BE ACCEPTING  NOMINATIONS FOR PARENT REPRESENTATIVE FOR
THE SITE BASED DECISION MAKING  COUNCIL….

NOMINATIONS MUST BE IN WRITING  AND BE MAILED….HAND-DELIVERED…OR EMAILED TO TERETHA.STINSON-AT-ALLEN-DOT-KY-SCHOOLS-DOT-U-S….

AND THE PARENT MAKING THE NOMINATION  AND THE NOMINEE MUST HAVE A STUDENT ATTENDING THE MIDDLE SCHOOL  NEXT SCHOOL YEAR…..



GENERAL ASSEMBLY
04/15/14

TODAY IS THE FINAL DAY OF THE TWENTY-14 GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION AND IT APPEARS A SPECIAL SESSION  IS ON THE HORIZON AS LAWMAKERS HAVE NOT
REACHED AN AGREEMENT  ON A TWO-YEAR ROAD BUILDING PLAN….

THE CURRENT SENATE PLAN  CALLS FOR SPENDING  THREE-POINT-67-BILLION DOLLARS ON TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS….WHILE THE HOUSE  PLAN WOULD SPEND
THREE-POINT-92 BILLION….
THE KENTUCKY CONSTITUTION FORBIDS THE SESSION THAT STARTED JANUARY SEVENTH TO RUN PAST MIDNIGHT TONIGHT……



TAX FILING
04/15/14

TODAY IS TAX FILING DEADLINE…..AND IF YOU’RE A LAST MINUTE FILER AND MAILING YOU RETURNS… MAKE SURE TO HAVE THEM TO THE SCOTTSVILLE POST OFFICE BY
THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS TODAY AS THEY WILL NOT HAVE A MIDNIGHT POST MARK….

AND ANY RETURNS MAILED AFTER THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS TODAY WILL BE POST MARKED  TOMORROW…..




SPORTS
04/15/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM PLAYS AT MONROE COUNTY….

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

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



IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…..BOWLING GREEN PLAYS AT SOUTH WARREN, CAVERNA HOSTS GREEN COUNTY,  FRANKLIN/SIMPSON IS AT HOME TO PLAY RUSSELLVILLE,  
GLASGOW ENTERTAINS MONROE COUNTY, GREENWOOD IS ON THE ROAD TO WARREN EAST, METCALFE COUNTY TRAVELS TO CLINTON COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL
TOES TO MCLEAN COUNTY……

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS….BARREN COUNTY PLAYING AT GLASGOW, BOWLING GREEN IS ON THE ROAD TO WARREN CENTRAL, CAVERNA IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON
LARUE COUNTY, EDMONSON COUNTY TRAVELS TO GRAYSON COUNTY, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON HOSTS RUSSELLVILLE, HART COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY GREEN COUNTY
AND METCALFE COUNTY GOES TO CLINTON COUNTY……


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES PLAY IN PHILADELPHIA…..THE REDS HOST PITTSBURGH…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO TAKE ON KANE COUNTY……


THE AREA FIVE SPECIAL OLYMPICS WERE HELD THIS PAST SATURDAY AT BOWLING GREEN HIGH SCHOOL….

38 ATHLETES FROM  ALLEN COUNTY ATHLETES BROUGHT HOME17-FIRST PLACES, 19-SECOND PLACES, 16-THIRD PLACES, 17-FIFTH PLACES AND ONE-SIXTH PLACE….
FOSTER INDEPENDENT RECEIVED TWO-FIRST PLACES AND COLLADO INDEPENDENT TWO-THIRD PLACES….

THE VOLUNTEER COACH AWARD SENT TO JENNIFER CARTER AND KAREN SINGLETON….AND THE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR WAS PRESENTED  TO SENIOR  DANIELA
MAGANA…..




DISPATCHERS WEEK
04/14/14


THIS IS “NATIONAL PUBLIC SAFETY TELECOMMUNICATORS WEEK”….A TIME SET ASIDE TO RECOGNIZE  THE MORE THANT 20-THOUSAND INDIVIDUALS THROUGHOUT THE
COUNTRY THAT WE CALL ‘DISPATCHERS”…..SCOTTSVILLE POLICE CHIEF JEFF PEARSON……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
CURRENTLY THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY NINE-ONE-ONE CENTER HAS EIGHT FULLTIME AND ONE PART-TIME DISPATCHER WHO HANDLED ALMOST 16-THOUSND
CALLS FOR SERVICE LAST YEAR…..



GENERAL ASSEMBLY
04/14/14
LAWMAKERS RETURN TO FRANKFORT TODAY FOR THE FINAL TWO DAYS OF THE TWENTY-14 GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION….

AND LAWMAKERS SAY THEY WILL BE HARD-PRESSED TO ADDRESS ALL OF THE REMAINING BILLS AND ALSO CONSIDER WHETHER TO OVERRIDE THE FLURRY OF VETOES
GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR ISSUED FRIDAY….

ALSO….LAWMAKERS WILL  NOT HAVE A CHANCE TO CONSIDER OVERRIDING ANY VETOES THE GOVERNOR MAY ISSUE  ON BILLS THAT ARE PASSED THESE FINAL TWO
DAYS OF THE SESSION…..




MEETINGS
04/14/14
ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK
THE UP ALL NIGHT COMMITTEE MEETS TONIGHT AT 6 AND CITY COUNCIL AND THE BEEKEEPERS BOTH MEET AT 7…..

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4 THE PRIMARY CENTER AND HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCILS BOTH MEET AND THE EAST ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT AUXILIARY MEETS
TOMORROW NIGHT AT 7….

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

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




MISS JACKSONIAN
04/14/14
THE JACKSONIAN BEAUTY PAGEANT WAS HELD AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL YESTERDAY…..

AND NAMED TWENTY-14 MISS JACKSONIAN WAS 20 YEAR OLD AUSTIN REECE ATWOOD….THE DAUGHTER OF JEFF AND SHANNON ATWOOD OF SCOTTSVILLE…..

THE OVERALL PAGEANT HAD 55 CONTESTANTS IN ALL AGE CATEGORIES……





HS GREENHOUSE
04/14/14
THE ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL GREENHOUSE OPENS TODAY…

THE GREENHOUSE…..LOCATED AT THE REAR OF THE HIGH SCHOOL…WILL BE OPENING MONDAY THRU FRIDAY FROM EIGHT UNTIL FOUR EACH DAY…..




HS SITE BASED NOMINATIONS
04/14/14
STARTING TODAY…AND RUNNING THRU APRIL 25TH….ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL WILL BE ACCEPTING  NOMINATIONS FOR PARENT REPRESENTATIVE
FOR THE SITE BASED DECISION MAKING  COUNCIL….

NOMINATIONS MUST BE IN WRITING AND BE MAILED….HAND-DELIVERED…OR EMAILED TO SUZIE.WEAVER@ALLEN.KY.SCHOOLS.U-S….

AND THE PATENT MAKING THE NOMINATION AND THE NOMINEE MUST HAVE A STUDENT ATTENDING AC/S NEXT SCHOOL YEAR…..



EASTER BREAKFAST
04/14/14

THE ANNUAL EASTER BREAKFAST AT “THE CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE” WILL BE TOMORROW MORNING…..CORE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR CHRIS ROBINSON……
FOR MORE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
TO CONTACT THE CORE CALL 270-237-5704.




TAX BILLS
04/141/4

ANYONE ONE WITH UNPAID ALLEN COUNTY PROPERTY  TAX BILLS ARE REMINDED THAT TOMORROW IS THE FINAL DAY TO PAY THAT BILL…SHERIFF JEFF COOKE……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
IF YOU PAY YOUR BILL BY 4-30 TOMORROW….A 21-PERCNT PENALTY IS ADDED….
AFTER TOMORROW…..AL UNPAID ALLEN COUNTY PROPERTY TAX BILLS WILL BE TURNED OVER TO THE COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE DELINQUENT AND ADDITIONAL FEES
WILL BE ADDED TO THE BILL…..





FRACKING
04/14/14

OSHA HAS JUST WRAPPED UP NEARLY THREE WEEKS OF HEARINGS ON A PROPOSED RULE TO LIMIT WORKER EXPOSURE TO SILICA ….
HYDRAULIC FRACTURING WAS ONE OF THE INDUSTRY EXPOSURES EXAMINED….ALONG WITH GENERAL CONSTRUCTION….MASONRY….AND FOUNDRIES….GREG
STOTELMYER HAS DETAILS…….
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE





ACCIDENT
04/14/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT INVESTIGATED AN ACCIDENT ON PLEASANT RIDGE CHURCH ROAD THAT INJURED ON PERSON….

HOLLIE SIBERT OF 18-48 STAFFORD HOLLOW ROAD TOLD SERGEANT CHRIS FORD THAT SHE SWERVED HER TWENTY-14 GRAND CHEROKEE TO MISS A DOG….AND IT
LEFT THE ROADWAY….HIT A DEEP CULVERT….BOUNCED OUT OF THE CULVERT  AND WENT INTO A WOODED AREA….WHERE IT STRUCK A TREE….

SIBERT WAS TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE FOR TREATMENT……





ARREST
04/14/14
A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS  IN OFFICER DAVID CLARK CHARGING 24 YEAR OLD BRETT H. BOARDS OF SIX-65 HALIFAX ROAD WITH DRIVING UNDER
THE INFLUENCE AND THREE COUNTS OF DISREGARDING A STOP SIGN….




LAKE
04/14/14

THE LEVEL OF BARREN RIVER LAKE IS SUPPOSE TO BE AT SUMMER POOL TOMORROW….AND RANGER ALICIA CANNON TELLS NEWSWATCH THE LEVEL IS LOW…..BUT
RISING…….
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
CANNON IS WITH THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS AT BARREN RIVER LAKE……





AMNESTY-CORE
04/14/14

AMNESTY MONTH AT “THE CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE” ENDS TOMORROW……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THAT WAS THE CORE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR CHRIS ROBINSON…..





HEALTH INSURANCE
04/14/14

MORE THAN 300 THOUSAND INDIVIDUALS  SIGNED UP FOR HEALTH CARE COVERAGE DURING THE APRIL FOURTH THRU 11TH  “KYNECT” SPECIAL ENROLLMENT
PERIOD….AND THAT BRINGS THE TOTAL “KYNECT” ENROLLMENT TO OVER 402-THOUAND….

KENTUCKIANS WHO COMPLETED THEIR APPLICATION BY MARCH 31ST CAN VISIT THE KYNECT.KY.GOV WEB-SITE TO SELECT A PLAN….
ALL INDIVIDUALS MUST SELECT A PLAN BY MIDNIGHT TOMORROW….WITH COVERAGE BEGINNING MAY FIRST…..





CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
04/14/14
AN INCIDENT AT THE ADOLPHUS FIRE DEPARTMENT….LOCATED ON ANDREW JACKSON HIGHWAY…..UNDER INVESTIGATION BY THE ALLEN COUNT SHERIFF’S
DEPARTMENT….

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY CHARLIE DRUMMOND…..A PERSON OR PERSONS KICKED DENTS IN THE LOWER PORTION OF TWO DOORS AND SCATTERED 15 CAMPAIGN SIGNS
IN THE PARKING LOT…..





ARREST
04/14/14
A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….

DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER CHARGED 56 YEAR OLD RAYMOND M. SHRUM OF SEVEN-27 HALIFAX ROAD WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE……

AND 51 YEAR OLD KELLY BRANAM OF SEVEN-27 HALIFAX ROAD WAS CHARGED BY DEPUTY CHARLIE DRUMMOND WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE,
RESISTING ARREST AND CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON……







SPORTS
04/14/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…

THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS ARE AT HOME THIS AFTERNOON TO TAKE ON RUSSELLVILLE…..



IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL….CAVERNA TRAVELS TO WARREN CENTRAL, EDMONSON COUNTY GOES TO OHIO COUNTY, GLASGOW PLAYS AT GREEN COUNTY,
GREENWOOD IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON METCALFE COUNTY AND HART COUNTY HOSTS E’TOWN……

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS…..BARREN COUNTY AT HOME TO PLAY WARREN EAST, BOWLING GREEN ENTERTAINS WARREN CENTRAL, GREENWOOD IS ON THE ROAD
TO SOUTH WARREN AND HART COUNTY TRAVELS TO JOHN HARDIN……


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON PITTSBURGH…THE BRAVES GO TO PHILADELPHIA……

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



ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS BLASTED TAMPA BAY 12 TO FOUR….THE BRAVES RAN AWAY FROM WASHINGTON 10 TO 2……

AND THE HOT RODS GAME IN BURLINGTON WAS RAINED OUT…..




WILSON
4-11-14
90-YEAR-OLD LOIS DUKE WILSON OF FRANKLIN DIED TODAY (FRI) AT COLONIAL MANOR CARE IN BOWLING GREEN. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE HELD SUNDAY AT TWO AT
THE CRAFTON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE GREENLAWN CEMETERY. VISITATION BEGINS AT FOUR TOMORROW (SAT) AT THE FUNERAL HOME.


SHE IS SURVIVED BY THREE SONS AND DAUGHTER IN LAW… HORACE DUFF JR AND KENNETH DUFF BOTH OF BOWLING GREEN. AND ALLEN AND CHERYL WILSON OF
FRANKLIN. TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON IN LAW BETTY AND CHARLES STINSON OF FRANKLIN, AND SUSAN DUFF OF FLORIDA. AND TWO DAUGHTERS IN LAW VIRGINIA DUFF
AND BARBARA DUFF OF BOWLING GREEN. TWELVE GRANDCHILDREN, AND TEN GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.    







WEAVER
4-11-14
76-YEAR-OLD MARIE WEAVER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TODAY (FRI) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT FOUR
AT THE GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE HOPEWELL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER NOON TOMORROW (SAT) AT THE FUNERAL HOME.


SHE IS SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW…JEFF AND MARCIE WEAVER OF SCOTTSVILLE….A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW…TERESA AND ROBERT HOLLAND OF
ADOLPHUS…A SISTER…FAYE MEADOR OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND A SISTER-IN-LAW…BARBARA DISMAN OF SCOTTSVILLE….8 GRANDCHILDREN AND EIGHT GREAT-
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.







HS SCHEDULE
04/12/14
ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL…..
EDMONSON COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY JOHN HARDIN, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON ENTERTAINS SOUTH WARREN, GLASGOW GOES TO LARUE COUNTY AND GREENWOOD
PLAYS AT BUTLER COUNTY…….



FARMER OF THE YEAR
4-11-14
THE KENTUCKY FARM BUREAU’S “FARMER OF THE YEAR” APPLICATION PROCESS IS NOW OPEN….
APPLICATIONS AND GUIDELINES WHICH ARE AVAILABLE ON LINE AT KYFB.COM/FEDERATION/  MUST BE POSTMARKED BY JULY FIRST…..

ENTRIES WILL BE NARROWED TO THE TOP THREE APPLICATIONS OVER THE SUMMER AND THE FINALISTS  WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN MID-AUGUST…..JUDGES WILL VISIT
THE THREE FINALISTS  IN MID-SEPTEMBER….AND THE WINNER WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT THE ANNUAL STATE MEETING IN LOUISVILLE ON DECEMBER  FIFTH…..





STATE POLICE DISPATCHING
04/11/14
AS OF APRIL FIRST…..STATE POLICE IS NOW PROVIDING DISPATCH OPERATIONS FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE…..

UNTIL THE START OF THIS NEW PROGRAM ON APRIL FIRST…FISH AND WILDLIFE OFFICERS HAD BEEN DISPATCHED  FROM A CENTRAL LOCATION IN FRANKFORT….
WITH THE NEW PROGRAM….STATE POLICE DISPATCHERS AT THE 16 POSTS AROUND THE COMMONWEALTH….WHO LIVE AND WORK IN THOSE AREAS AND HAVE A BETTER
KNOWLEDGE OF SPECIFIC AREAS….WILL NOW DISPATCH THE FISH AND WILDLIFE OFFICER……

RADIOS AND REPEATERS HAVE BEEN INSTALLED IN A140  FISH AND WILDLIFE TRUCKS AND 60 BOATS……




ARREST
04/11/14
AN ARREST BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..

SERGEANT CHRIS FORD CHARGED 32 YEAR OLD WESLEY E. GARMON OF THREE- ZERO-ONE EAST LOCUST WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE……





FARM BILL
04/11/14
THE TWENTY-14 FARM BILL HAS BEEN APPROVED…BUT WHAT KINDS OF WORK WILL BE NEEDED TO IMPLEMENT FARM BILL RELATED FARM PROGRAMS AND CROP
INSURANCE PROVISIONS….ROD BAIN HAS THE STORY……
FOR MORE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE




ARREST
04/11/14
A TRAFFIC STOP BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE RESULTS IN OFFICER ADAM REES CHARGING 18 YEAR OLD WESLEY K. CARTER OF SEVEN-11 NORTH EIGHTH WITH NO BRAKE
LIGHTS, FAILURE TO OR IMPROPER SIGNAL, FAILURE TO TRANSFER OR REGISTER A MOTOR VEHICLE  AND DRIVING ON A SUI SUSPENDED LICENSE…..

AND ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR SWERVED A WARRANT CHARGING TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED ON 28 YEAR OLD ANDREW N.
CRONE OF 15-85 FLEET ROAD……





STATE REVENUES INCREASE
04/11/14
THE COMMONWEALTH’S GENERAL FUND AND ROAD FUND BOTH SHOWED INCREASED IN MARCH…..

ACCORDING TO THE STATE BUDGET DIRECTORS OFFICE….THE GENERAL FUND RECEIPTS INCREASE TWO-POINT-FOUR PERCENT WHEN COMPARED TO MARCH OF LAST
YEAR….AND INCREASE OF ALMOST 18-MILLION DOLLARS…..
GENERAL FUND RECEIPTS  HAVE GROWN ONE-POINT-FIVE PERCENT FOR THE FIRST NINE MONTHS OF THE FISCAL YEAR…..THE OFFICIAL ESTIMATE CALLS FOR TWO-
POINT-ONE PERCENT REVENUE GROWTH FOR THE ENTIRE FISCAL YEAR WHICH ENDS JUNE 30TH….AND TO MEET THAT ESTIMATE…REVENUES MUST RECEIPTS  MUST
INCREASE  THREE-POINT-NINE PERCENT  OVER THE NEXT THREE MONTHS….

ALSO IN MARCH….ROAD FUND RECEIPTS JUMPED 19-POINT-NINE PERCENT…WHICH IS AN INCREASE OF ALMOST 23-MILLION DOLLARS WHEN COMPARED TO MARCH OF
TWENTY-13…..





WARREN WOMAN INDICTED
04/11/14
A FEDERAL GRAND JURY HAS HANDED DOWN AN INDICTMENT AGAINST A WARREN COUNTY WOMAN CHARGING HER WITH ARSON…

IT’S ALLEGED THAT 57 YEAR OLD DEBRA KESSINGER ….IN JUNE OF 2011….ATTEMPTED TO DESTROY BY FIRE THE DOLLAR GENERAL STORE IN HORSE CAVE…
AND IN A SEPARATE TWO-COUNT SUPERSEDING INDICTMENT….KESSINGER IS CHARGED WITH BANKRUPTCY FRAUD….
IF CONVICTED ON THE ARSON CHARGE….KESSINGER  FACES BETWEEN FIVE AND 20 YEARS IN PRISON….A 250-THOUSAND DOLLAR  FINE…AND THREE YEARS
SUPERVISED RELEASE…AND FOR THE BANKRUPTCY CHARGE  SHE FACES FORFEITURE OF PROPERTY…..NO MORE THAN 10-YEARS IN PRISON….A 500-THOUSAND
DOLLAR  FINE….AND THREE YEARS SUPERVISED  RELEASE…..
AND WE REMIND LISTENERS THAT AN INDICTMENT IS A FORMAL CHARGE AND NOT PROOF OF GUILT……




ACCIDENT
04/11/14
A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON OLD GALLATIN ROAD YESTERDAY AFTERNOON INJURED ONE PERSON….

ACCORDING TO SCOTTSVILLE ASSISTANT POLICE CHIEF DARRIN TABOR….A 1995 HONDA CIVIC   DRIVEN BY 24 YEAR OLD CHRISTA WILLIAMS OF FRANKLIN WAS
ATTEMPTING TO TURN LEFT INTO JOHN KELLY DRIVE….AND HER VEHICLE WAS HIT IN THE REAR BY A 1997 F-150 OPERATED BY 18 YEAR OLD CALEB STINSON OF 19-81
OLD BUCK CREEK ROAD….

WILLIAMS WAS TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE……





MAJOR LEAGUE SCHEDULE
04/11/14
IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS ENTERTAIN TAMPA BAY…..THE BRAES ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON WASHINGTON…..

AND THE HOT RODS OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES IN PEORIA……




SCHMIDT
04/11/14
90 YEAR OLD JOSEPH “JOE” SCHMIDT OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN SHILOH CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AGE FOUR TOMORROW 9SAT) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL
HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; DONNA BURNS AND PATTY AND LUTHER RAINEY ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…..FIVE GRANDCHILDREN, THREE STE-
GRANDCHILDREN, FOUR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE……





QUILT SHOW
04/11/14
06:05AM
NEWS-1

THE JACKSONIAN QUILT SHOW OPENS TONIGHT AT THE ALLEN COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE……
FOR MORE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THAT WAS KAREN TEMPLEMAN WITH THE ALLEN COUNTY HOMEMAKERS…..


CHECK IN FOR THE QUILT SHOW WILL CONTINUE THIS MORING…FROM EIGHT UNTIL NOON….……




SCORES
04/11/14
06:05AM

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

THE METS BEAT THE BRAVES SIX TO FOUR….

THE HOT RODS DROPPED A FIVE TO FOUR DECISION TO BURLINGTON…..

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM GOT PAST GLASGOW EIGHT TO SEVEN….
AND SOUTH WARREN DEFEATED THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM SIX TO ONE….





HS SCHEDULE
04/11/14
06:05AM

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…..
BARREN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY GREEN COUNTY, CAVERNA PLAYS AT LARUE COUNTY, HART COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO CUMBERLAND COUNTY, METCALFE
COUNTY TRAVELS TO RUSSELLVILLE AND WARREN CENTRAL IS AT HOME TO TAKE  ON BUTLER COUNTY…..

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS…..

GLASGOW HOSTING METCALFE COUNTY AND HART COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY RUSSELL COUNTY…..






ACS SCHEDULE
\04/11/14
06:05AM

THE PATRIOT TENNIS RAMS HOST BUTLER COUNTY……

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAMS IS AT HOME TO PLAY GREENWOOD…..

AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM TRAVELS TO BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO TAKE ON BOWLING GREEN…..















ACCIDENT
04/10/14
3:05PM

AN ACCIDENT ON LOUISVILLE ROAD IN WARREN COUNTY INJURED TWO PERSONS….

ACCORDING TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT A TWO-THOUSAND-ONE  MAZDA OPERATED  BY 19 YEAR OLD LACHIAN GILBERT OF PARK CITY CROSSED
THE CENTER LINE….AND HIT A TWO-THOUSAND-SIX TRAILBLAZER OPERATED  BY 47 YEAR OLD DAVID DUFFER OF BOWING GREEN….

DUFFER WAS TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…..AND GILBERT REFUSED MEDIAL TREATMENT…..





ARREST
04/10/14
12:05PM

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER ADAM REES SERVED WARRANT CHARGING NO OPERATORS LICENSE, FAILURE TO APPEAR, TWO COUNTS OF RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY, PAROLE VIOLATION
AND POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE ON 27 YEAR OLD JUSTIN L. PAYNE OF THREE-20 NORTH EIGHTH…..





SHOP LOCAL DAY
04/10/14
12:05PM
NEWS-2

MARK MAY 17TH ON YOUR CALENDAR….AS THAT’S THE DAY THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WILL BE SPONSORING A COUNTY-WIDE OPEN
HOUSE  DAY…..FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE

THE DEADLINE TO LET THE CHAMBER KNOW IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE IS APRIL 18TH……






UOFL FUNDRAISING
04/10/14
0*;05AM

THE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE IS GETTING  CLOSE TO ITS FUND RAISING GOAL OF ONE-BILLION DOLLARS THAT BEGAN IN TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN……

U-OF-L  INITIALLY SET A FUND RAISING GOAL OF 750-MILLION DOLLARS BY TWENTY-13….BUT SCHOOL TRUSTEES RAISED THAT GOAL TO ONE-BILLION DOLLARS AND
EXTENDED THE CAMPAIGN THRU JUNE OF THIS YEAR…

THE FUNDS ARE EARMARKED FO SCHOLARSHIPS….ENDOWED FACULTY CHAIRS…RESEARCH…..AND NEW FACILITIES…..





QUILT SHOW
04/10/14
06:05AM
NEWS-1

THE JACKSONIAN QUILT SHOW IS TOMORROW NIGHT AND SATURDAY AT THE ALLEN COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE…..AND CHECK-IN FOR THE SHOW STARTS TODAY
THE QUILT SHOW WILL BE OPEN TOMORROW NIGHT FROM SIX TO EIGHT,… AND SATURDAY FROM EIGHT TILL THREE…..WITH THE AWARDS CEREMONY AT FOUR……





GATTON TOP HIGH SCHOOL
04/10/14
06:05AM

FOR THE SIXTH YEAR IN A ROW….THE GATTON ACADEMY AT WESTERN KENTUCKY  UNIVERSITY  HAS BEEN NAMED ONE OF THE WASHINGTON  POST’S TOP HIGH  SCHOOL
S IN THE COUNTRY…

THE ACADEMY  IS ONE OF ONLY 23 SCHOOLS IN THE COUNTY TO RECEIVE THE HONOR…

SINCE OPENING IN TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN….GIFTED JUNIORS AND SENIORS FROM 113 OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S  120 COUNTIES  HAVE ATTENDED…..






METCALFE ROAD PROJECT
04/10/14
06:05AM

GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR WAS IN EDMONTON YESTERDAY TO JOIN IN GROUND BREAKING CEREMONIES  FOR A NEW INTER-CHANGE BETWEEN U-S 68 AND THE
CUMBERLAND PARKWAY……I…
WHEN COMPLETED…THE ALMOST 10-MILLION DOLLAR PROJECT WILL ALLOW TRAFFIC TO GO DIRECTLY FROM THE INDUSTRIAL PARK ON TO THE PARKWAY… INSTEAD
OF  GOING ALL THE WAY THROUGH DOWNTOWN TO GET TO THE PARKWAY…

THE GOVERNOR ALSO ANNOUNCED  FUNDING TO HELP CREATE AN ENVIRONMENTALLY-FRIENDLY…METHANE GAS RECOVERY SYSTEM….IN THE CITY OF GLASGOW….
THE SYSTEM WILL HARNESS THE GAS EMITTED FROM THE GLASGOW REGIONAL LANDFILL AND TURN IT INTO ELECTRICITY….
GLASGOW  HAS BEEN WORKING WITH FARMERS RURAL ELECGTRIC AND EAST KENTUCKY  POWER  FOR THE LAST TWO YEARS TO DESIGN AND IMPLEMENT THE
PROJECT…..






PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION
04/10/14
06:05AM

THE ALLEN COUNTY PRIMARY CENTER WILL HOLD PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION… FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEAR….THIS AFTERNOON  FROM FOUR TO SIX….
PRESCHOOL SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE PRIMARY CENTER SERVE THREE AND FOUR YEAR OLDS WHO CAN BE IDENTIFIED WITH SPECIAL NEEDS….AND FOUR YEAR
OLDS BASED ON INCOME IN THE STATE FUNDED PRESCHOOL….
THEY ALSO HAVE A LAURA GOAD TURNER GRANT THAT ALLOWS THEM TO OFFER PRESCHOOL SERVICES TO 20 QUALIFYING FOUR YEAR OLDS WHO ARE JUST ABOVE THE
STATE-FUNDED GUIDELINES…..
IN RECENT YEARS THE PRIMARY  CENTER HAS ALSO ABLE  TO OFFER TUITION PRESCHOOL AS AN OPTION  FOR THOSE WHO DID NOT QUALIFY  FOR STATE-FUNDED OR L-
G-T…..
A CHILD MUST BE FOUR ON OR BEFORE OCTOBER FIRST TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE STATE FUNDED OR “L-G-T” PRESCHOOL…PARENTS WILL NEED THEIR GROSS INCOME
INFORMATION TO FILL OUT THE ELIGIBILITY FORM….AND HEALTH REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE BIRTH CERTIFICATE….IMMUNIZATION CERTIFICATE… PHYSICAL EXAM….AND A
KENTUCKY  EYE EXAM…..






TRIAL DELAYED
04/09/14


THE TRIAL OF A WARREN COUNTY MAN…CHARGED WITH THREE BANK ROBBERIES…HAS BEEN DELAYED…

48 YEAR OLD STEVEN PAUL HARRISON OF BOWLING GREEN WAS SCHEDULED TO GO TO TRIAL MAY SIXTH….BUT THE CASE HAS NOW BEEN DELAYED UNTIL JUNE THIRD
SO D-N-A TESTING OF EVIDENCE CAN BE COMPLETED…..








FINAL CORVETTE LOCATED
04/09/14


THE EIGHTH AND FINAL CORVETTE THAT FELL INTO A SINK HOLE THAT OPENED UP UNDER THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM HAS BEEN LOCATED….
LATE YESTERDAY….CREWS FOUND THE WHEELS OF THE  “Z-ZERO-SIX  RED MALLETT HAMMER”….

WORKS THOUGHT THEY HAD DISCOVER A PIECE OF THE CAR LAST FRIDAY…. BUT IT WAS A PORTION OF THE RED PACE CAR THAT HAD ALREADY BEEN REMOVED FROM
THE HOLE……






“IDENTITY” EXHIBIT
04/09/14


AN EXHIBIT OF ARTWORK…..CREATED EXCLUSIVELY BY KENTUCKY ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES….WILL OPEN THIS FRIDAY AT THE HOUCHENS GALLERY IN THE CAPITAL
ARTS CENTER….

THE ADJUDICATE EXHIBIT ….CURATED BY THE KENTUCKY ARTS COUNCIL  AND TITLED “IDENTITY”….INCLUDES WORK BY 30 ARTISTS….INCLUDING SOME WHO HAVE
NEVER EXHIBITED PROFESSIONALLY BEFORE…
THE EXHIBIT….. WHICH IS THE FIRST OF ITS KIND PRODUCED BY THE ARTS COUNCIL  TO EXCLUSIVELY SHOWCASE WORK BY ARTISTS WITH DISABILITIES…..INCLUDES
WORK BY MICHAEL DIXON OF WARREN COUNTY…….






ARREST
04/09/14


A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE RESULTS IN DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER CHARGING 19 YEAR OLD JACOB T. COPAS OF 48-49 MT. UNION ROD
WITH SPEEDING 19 MILES-PER-OUR OVER THE SPEED LIMIT AND DRIVING ON A D-U-I SUSPENDED LICENSE-THIRD OFFENSE…..




AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

DEPUTY CHIEF DARRIN TABOR CHARGED 33 YEAR OLD JOSEPH L. PERRY OF 25-51 PERRYTOWN ROAD WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE…….






SPORTS
04/09/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY:

THE LADY PATRIOT FRESHMAN SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME THIS AFTERNOON FOR A DOUBLEHEADER AGAINST HENDERSON, TENNESSEE STARTING AT 5:30……


HART COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO BARDSTOWN…..

AND HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL FINDS BOWLING GREEN AT HOME TO TAKE ON BUTLER COUNTY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES ARE IN NEW YORK TO TAKE ON THE METS…..THE REDS PLAY IN ST LOUIS…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE IN BURLINGTON TO TANGLE WITH THE BEES…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE METS SHUT OUT THE BRAVES FOUR TO NOTHING….THE CARDS BEAT THE REDS SEVEN TO FIVE…..

AND THE HOT RODS DROPPED A THREE TO NOTHING DECISION TO BURLINGTON…..





LEARN TO SWIM
04/08/14

ONE OF THE PROGRAMS ALLEN FISCAL COURT HELPS SPONSOR IS THE “LEARN TO SWIM” PROGRAM AT THE CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE….WHICH GIVES FREE SWIM
LESSONS TO ALL SECOND GRADERS IN ALLEN COUNTY…..BONNIE MEADOR IS ONE OF THE AQUATICS INSTRUCTORS AT THE CORE……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
SINCE THE PROGRAM BEGAN IN TWO-THOUSAND-SIX…SOME 22-HUNDRED STUDENTS HAVE RECEIVED FREE SWIM LESSONS AT THE CORE…..






GREEN RIVER FERRY
04/08/14

MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK OFFICIALS HAVE NOTIFIED NEWSWATCH THAT THE GREEN RIVER FERRY WILL BE CLOSED TOMORROW FROM NINE UNTIL NOON FOR
MAINTENANCE….

WORK  WILL BE DONE  ON OVERHEAD CABLES…..WELDING WILL BE DONE ON THE HULL….AND ADDITIONAL LIGHTS  WILL BE INSTALLED TO ILLUMINATE THE APRONS
FOR LOADING AT NIGHT….

IN CASE OF INCLEMENT WEATHER….THE WORK WILL BE RESCHEDULED…..





THEFT
04/08/14


SCOTTSVILLE POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A  THEFT FROM A RESIDENCE….

ACCORDING OFFICER CHAD FOSTER…..41-HUNDRED 50-DOLLARS WORTH OF JEWELRY AND AN I-PAD WERE TAKEN…..





BURNLEY
04/08/14

55 YEAR OLD CONNIE BURNLEY OF LAFAYETTE DIED SATURDAY IN WESTMORELAND….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD
FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CARTER’S CEMETERY…..VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10 TOMORROW (WED) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND EXPRESSIONS OF
SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER DAUGHTER; AMANDA BURNLEY OF TENNESSEE….HER FATHER; BILL BURNLEY OF INDIANA…..TWO BROTHERS AND SISTER-IN-LAW; JIMMY AND
VICKY BURNLEY  OF ADOLPHUS AND TIM BURNLEY OF TENNESSEE….AND HER LIFE PARTNER; WILMA WHITLEY AND HER SON; KEITH LANGFORD BOTH OF TENNESSEE….A
GRANDDAUGHTER  ALSO SURVIVES…..






FISCAL COURT
04/08/14

IN TWO-THOUSAND-13…..THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT REQUESTED  A RATE INCREASE FROM THE KENTUCKY PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION TO RAISE THE FEE
TO INSTALL A WATER METER FROM 500 TO 12-HUNDRED DOLLARS…..HOWEVER….THE P-S-C ONLY GRANTED 80-PERCENT OF THE REQUEST….
SINCE THAT FEE WAS APPROVED….BRANDON SHELTON HAS BEEN RESEARCHING THE RATIONAL BEHIND THE REQUEST AND SAYS….ACCORDING TO HIS RESEARCH
THE INCREASE IS UNFAIR AND UNJUST…..AND HE PRESENTED HIS FINDINGS TO FISCAL COURT……FOR MORE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
SHELTON PRESENTED EACH MEMBER OF THE COURT WITH A LARGE PACKET OF INFORMATION….HOWEVER…..THE COURT HAS NO LEGAL CONTROL OF THE WATER
BOARD OTHER THAN APPOINTING  MEMBERS…..






VOTER REGISTRATION
04/08/14


KENTUCKIANS ARE REMINDED  THEY HAVE UNTIL APRIL 21ST TO REGISTER TO VOTE IN THE MAY 20TH PRIMARY…..AND MAIL-IN VOTER REGISTRATION APPLICATIONS
MUST ALSO BE POSTMARKED BY THAT DATE……

TO BE ELIGIBLE  TO VOTE….A PERSON MUST BE A U-S CITIZEN…..BE A KENTUCKY RESIDENT FOR AT LEAST 28 DAYS BEFORE ELECTION DAY….AND MUST BE 18 YEARS
OLD BY THE DATE OF THE NEXT GENERAL ELECTION WHICH IS NOVEMBER FOURTH….

VOTERS WHO HAVE MOVE ALSO NEED TO UPDATE THEIR  VOTER REGISTRATION INFORMATION BY APRIL 21ST….
CHARGES IN PARTY AFFILIATION FOR THE TWENTY-14 PRIMARY WERE DUE BY DECEMBER 31ST….VOTES WHO CHANGED THEIR PARTY AFFILIATION AFTER THAT DATE ARE
NOT ELIGIBLE  TO VOTE IN PARTISAN RACES  IN THE PRIMARY….HOWEVER….THEY CAN VOTE IN NON-PARTISAN  RACES ON THE MAY BALLOT……






ARREST-WARREN
04/08/14


AN INDIVIDUAL WANTED IN TENNESSEE WAS ARRESTED IN BOWLING GREEN YESTERDAY…

STATE POLICE WERE NOTIFIED BY THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT….AND HAIDER AL MOSHIN OF BOWLING GREEN WAS LOCATED AND ARRESTED AND
CHARGED WITH BEING A FUGITIVE FROM ANOTHER STATE….
AL MOSHIN WAS WANTED IN TENNESSEE ON A SECOND-DEGREE MURDER CHARGE….





SPORTS
04/08/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY MONROE COUNTY……

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM PLAYS AT SOUTH WARREN……

AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON GLASGOW….AND YOU CAN HEARD THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50……WLCK….. STARTING
AROUND FIVE……


IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL…..

BARREN COUNTY IS AT  HOME TO TAKE ON MONROE COUNTY,  CAVERNA HOSTS HART COUNTY, EDMONSON COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY GRAYSON COUNTY AND  
GREENWOOD ENTERTAINS GREEN COUNTY……

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL HAS…..BARREN COUNTY TRAVELING TO GLASGOW, BOWLING GREEN GOES TO GREENWOOD, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON PLAYS AT LOGAN COUNTY,
METCALFE COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON CUMBERLAND COUNTY, MONROE COUNTY HOSTS ADAIR COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL ENTERTAINS WARREN EAST……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL……

THE BRAVES ARE IN NEW YORK TO TAKE ON THE METS….THE REDS ARE IN ST. LOUIS TO PLAY THE CARDS…..
AND THE HOT RODS OPEN A THREE GAME SERIES IN BURLINGTON……


AT THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT…..CONNECTICUT PLAYS NOTRE DAME FOR THE CHAMPIONSHIP……

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

ST. LOUIS BEAT THE REDS FIVE TO THREE…..

AND AT THE MEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT….THE CONNECTICUT MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM CLAIMED THEIR FOUR CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A 60 TO 54 WIN OVER
KENTUCKY……




LIFE GUARD CLASS
4-7-14

THE CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE IS OFFERING LIFE GUARD CLASSES THURSDAY THRU SATURDAY… YOU MUST SIGN UP AHEAD OF TIME  NINE PM TOMORROW (WEDNESDAY)…
ITS 160 DOLLARS FOR MEMBERS AND 180 FOR NON MEMBERS
FOR MORE INFO CALL THE CORE AT 270-237-5704



HEALTH WELL BEING
04/07/14

A NEW GALLUP/HEALTHWAYS SURVEY ON PEOPLE’S  PERCEPTION OF WELL BEING… HAS FOUND THAT KENTUCKY’S FIFTH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT…. WHICH COVERS
EASTERN AND SOUTHERN KENTUCKY RANKS HE LOWEST IN THE COUNTY AMONG 434 DISTRICTS NATIONWIDE….AND THE FIRST CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT WHICH
INCLUDES ALLEN COUNTY RANKED 418…..

THE SURVEY ASSESSED PEOPLE’S EMOTIONAL AND PHYSICAL HEALTH….. BEHAVIOR THAT AFFECTS HEALTH…JOB SATISFACTION  AND ACCESS TO BASIC NEEDS
INCLUDING FOOD AND HOUSING…AND THEIR OUTLOOK ON LIFE….

THE COMMONWEALTH AS A WHOLE RANKED  49TH IN THE WELL-BEING INDEX… AHEAD OF ONLY WEST VIRGINIA AND JUST BEHIND MISSISSIPPI….WHICH IS THE SAME
RANKING KENTUCKY HAS HELD EACH YEAR….BUT ONE…SINCE THE SURVEY STARTED  IN TWO-THOUSAND-EIGHT WHEN KENTUCKY FINISHED 48TH…..



MEETINGS
04/07/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

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

THE RELAY FOR LIFE TEAM CAPTAINS MEET TONIGHT AT 6, THE ALLEN COUNTY LEAGUE OF ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN MEET AT 6:30 AND GRAHAM LODGE AND THE
SADDLE CLUB BOTH MEET AT 7….

TOMORROW MORNING AT 9 ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS….

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




FATAL-MARION
04/07/14

A SINGLE VEHICLE ACCIDENT IN MARION COUNTY YESTERDAY MORNING CLAIMED A LIFE….

STATE POLICE  FROM THE COLUMBIA POST SAY AN S-U-V OPERATED  BY 62 YEAR OLD ANN MATTINGLY OF LEBANON….LEFT THE ROADWAY ON KENTUCKY 84 AND STUCK A
TREE….

MATTINGLY WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE BY THE MARION  COUNTY CORONER……




SHIELDS
04/07/14

75 YEAR OLD CARLINE SHIELDS DIED SATURDAY AT BOWLING GREEN NURSING AND REHAB CENTER….GRAVESIDE SERVICES FOR THE ALLEN COUNTY NATIVE WILL BE
TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT ONE AT LIBERTY BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY….

HE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER; DIANA JONES  OF BOWLING GREEN….TWO SONS; BILLY JOE SHIELDS OF BOWLING GREEN AND CARL CRAWFORD OF MICHIGAN….TWO
SISTERS; DOROTHY HINES AND LINDA DORTMAN….AND A BROTHER; JIMMY ALL OF BOWLING GREEN….SEVERAL GRANDCHILDREN AND






SPORTS
04/07/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY HART COUNTY…..

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM ENTERTAINS RUSSELL COUNTY….

AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL  TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON WARREN EAST…..,


HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS…..EDMONSON COUNTY TRAVELING TO LARUE COUNTY, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON GOES TO BUTLER COUNTY, GREENWOOD IS AT HOME TO PLAY
POPE JOHN PAUL TENNESSEE, HART COUNTY ENTERTAINS METCALFE COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL PLAYS AT LOGAN COUNTY…..

IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…..BOWLING GREEN IS ON THE ROAD TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON, CAVERNA IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON HART COUNTY AND METCALFE COUNTY
HOSTS WARREN CENTRAL…….


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO ST. LOUIS….

THE MEN’S N-C-A-A BASKETBALL CHAMPIONS WILL BE CROWNED TONIGHT AS KENTUCKY  TAKES ON CONNECTICUT……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….WASHINGTON BEAT ATLANTA TWO TO ONE… THE REDS  GOT PAST THE METS TWO TO ONE….
AND SOUTH BEND DEFEATED THE HOT RODS….IN 10 INNINGS….SEVEN TO FIVE….
AT THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT SEMI-FINAL GAMES…..NOTRE BEAT GOT THE BEST OF MARYLAND 87 TO 61 AND CONNECTICUT DOWNED STANFORD  75 TO 56…..
AND NASCAR’S ‘DUCK COMMANDER” 500….SCHEDULED FOR THE TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY YESTERDAY…..WAS POSTPONED UNTIL TODAY BECAUSE OF RAIN…….




TWO WERE KILLED AND ONE INJURED IN AN EARLY MORNING ACCIDENT
4-5-14


TWO BOWLING GREEN MEN WERE KILLED EARLY THIS MORNING….

THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT SAYS THAT AROUND THREE THIS MORNING  A MAZDA TRUCK DRIVEN BY 46-YEAR-OLD LINDA COWLES OF SMITHS GROVE
HIT A CHEVY CAVALIER DRIVEN BY 23-YEAR-OLD JONATHAN ELMORE, AS IT ATTEMPTED TO CROSS HER PATH ON PORTER PIKE/PETTY ROAD….
ELMORE AND A PASSENGER IN HIS CAR, 20 YEAR-OLD CRAIG ARMSTRONG BOTH DIED AT THE SCENE….COWLES WAS FLOWN TO SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER….

INVESTIGATORS BELIEVE NONE WERE WEARING THE SEATBELTS AT THE TIME OF THE ACCIDENT.






NATURAL CAUSES CAUSED DEATH OF DEPUTY
4-5-14



A BARREN COUNTY DEPUTY SHERIFF THAT DIED WHILE ON DUTY THIS WEEK SUCCUMBED TO NATURAL CAUSES…
ACCORDING TO THE BARREN COUNTY DEPUTY CORONER….DEPUTY SHERIFF ERNEST FRANKLIN  DIED FROM HYPERTENSIVE HEART DISEASE.
A KENTUCKY STATE POLICE REPORT SAID, FRANKLIN'S VEHICLE SWERVED OFF HIGHWAY 90 ON WEDNESDAY, HIT AN EMBANKMENT AND A TREE STUMP, THEN LANDED IN
A POND.
DEPUTY FRANKLIN HAD BEEN WITH THE BARREN COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT SINCE 2006.





COUPLE FIGHT, MAN ARRESTED
4-5-14


A CAVE CITY WOMAN WAS INJURED DURING AN ALTERCATION WITH HER BOYFRIEND AT THE TRAVEL IN MOTEL…..

POLICE RESPONDED TO A COUPLE WHO HAD BEEN ARGUING AT THE DAIRY QUEEN IN CAVE CITY AND FOUND ANNA GOODMAN OF CAVE CITY WITH DRIED BLOOD ON HER
FACE, AND SEVERAL CUTS AND BRUISES.

ACCORDING TO POLICE…. JONATHAN COLLINS ALSO HELD GOODMAN AGAINST HER WILL WITH A KNIFE WHILE AT THE HOTEL.

GOODMAN WAS TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL AND COLLINS WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH ASSAULT AND UNLAWFUL IMPRISONMENT.







THIS WEEK AT THE STATE CAPITOL
4-5-14
AFTER YEARS OF HOLDING STEADY, THE PRIMARY FUNDING SOURCE FOR KINDERGARTEN THROUGH TWELFTH-GRADE EDUCATION WILL RECEIVE A MUCH-WELCOMED
BOOST UNDER THE TWO-YEAR, $20.3 BILLION SPENDING PLAN LAWMAKERS APPROVED THIS WEEK. THE SCHOOL FUNDING FORMULA -- KNOWN AS SUPPORT EDUCATION
EXCELLENCE IN KENTUCKY, OR SEEK – GUARANTEES A SET FUNDING AMOUNT TO SCHOOLS FOR EACH STUDENT.
CLOSE TO $6 BILLION IN STATE GENERAL FUND SUPPORT WILL GO TOWARD SEEK FUNDING OVER THE NEXT TWO YEARS.
WHILE FUNDING FOR UNIVERSITIES AND COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES WILL BE CUT BY 1.5 PERCENT, THE BUDGET WILL ALLOW PLANS FOR BOND-FUNDED
CAPITAL CONSTRUCTION TO GO FORWARD ON MANY CAMPUSES.
LAWMAKERS HAVE NOW LEFT FRANKFORT AND RETURNED TO THEIR HOME DISTRICTS FOR THE TEN-DAY VETO RECESS, THE PERIOD OF TIME IN WHICH LAWMAKERS
WAIT TO SEE WHETHER THE GOVERNOR VETOES ANY RECENTLY APPROVED BILLS. THEY WILL RETURN TO THE STATE CAPITOL ON APRIL 14 AND 15 FOR THE FINAL TWO
DAYS OF THE 2014 LEGISLATIVE SESSION





STATE ROAD CREWS CONTINUE TO WORK IN MOST AREAS IN OUR REGION…
4-5-14
NEXT WEEK FROM 11 A.M. UNTIL 5 P.M. MONDAY THRU FRIDAY…ON I-65 THERE WILL BE ROLLING ROADBLOCKS FROM MILE MARKER 52 IN CAVE CITY TO MILE MARKER 58
IN HORSE CAVE….  
IN ALLEN COUNTY ON KENTUCKY 517 FROM MILER MARKER ZERO TO THREE CREWS WILL BE PERFORMING PIPE REPLACEMENT WORK.
FOR THE FIRST TWO MILES ON KENTUCKY 35 HUNDRED…CREWS WILL BE DOING WORK ON THE SLOPES OF THE SHOULDERS….AND FOR THE FIRST FOUR MILES OF KY
1332 CREWS WILL BE DOING PIPE WORK….

AND TOMORROW (SUN) IN WARREN COUNTY ON 31-W THE INTERSECTION AT NASHVILLE ROAD/UNIVERSITY BLVD/LOVING WAY WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL 6 P.M.
AND UNIVERSITY BLVD. FROM CRAIG ST. TO U.S. 31W WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL 6 P.M. ON THIS EVENING WHILE UTILITY WORK IS BEING DONE RELATED TO THE
ROUNDABOUT PROJECT.






KY’S FORREST HAS A GAIN
4-5-14
FORESTRY OFFICIALS SAY THE GROWING POPULARITY OF BOURBON AND WHISKEY WORLDWIDE IS HELPING BRING BACK KENTUCKY’S FOREST AND WOOD-PRODUCTS
INDUSTRY.
THE GOOD NEWS CAME IN THE KENTUCKY FORESTRY ECONOMIC IMPACT
REPORT FOR 2013-14, WHICH WAS RELEASED ON THURSDAY.

ACCORDING TO A UK FORESTRY EXTENSION PROFESSOR WHO WROTE THE REPORT….THE INDUSTRY IS COMING BACK FROM THE RECESSION THAT CAUSED IT TO TANK
IN 2009. IN 2013, THE INDUSTRY PUMPED $7.9 BILLION INTO THE STATE’S ECONOMY - PUTTING IT ON PAR WITH THE WITH THE STATE’S TOURISM INDUSTRY.





KENTUCKIANS WHO ENCOUNTERED PROBLEMS, CAN STILL ENROLL
4-5-14
DUE TO HIGH DEMAND, KYNECT HAS SCHEDULED A SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD TO GIVE KENTUCKIANS WHO HAD TROUBLE STARTING OR COMPLETING
APPLICATIONS DURING OPEN ENROLLMENT A FINAL OPPORTUNITY TO APPLY FOR SUBSIDIES AND PURCHASE NEW AFFORDABLE HEALTH COVERAGE FROM TODAY
THROUGH MIDNIGHT APRIL 11.

KENTUCKIANS WHO COMPLETED THEIR APPLICATIONS BY MARCH 31 CAN VISIT THE KYNECT.KY.GOV WEBSITE BEGINNING APRIL 4 TO SELECT A PLAN. ALL INDIVIDUALS
MUST SELECT A PLAN BY MIDNIGHT APRIL 15, WITH COVERAGE BEGINNING MAY 1.

APPLICATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED BY MIDNIGHT APRIL 11, AND A PLAN MUST BE SELECTED BY MIDNIGHT APRIL 15.





KSP ARRESTS TWO
4-5-14
KENTUCKY STATE POLICE MAKE TWO ARRESTS FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP THURSDAY ON VETERANS MEMORIAL HIGHWAY….

27-YEAR-OLD MICHAEL THOMAS STURGEON OF BOWLING GREEN WAS CHARGED WITH FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, WANTON ENDANGERMENT, POSSESSION OF
MARIJUANA, POSSESSION OF SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA, RESISTING ARREST, AND OTHER TRAFFIC RELATED CHARGES.  

AND HIS PASSENGER, JESSICA DAWN BURGETT, WAS ALSO ARRESTED FOR DRUG RELATED CHARGES, RESISTING ARREST, AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT.  






STATE INMATE ON THE LOOSE
4-5-14
KENTUCKY STATE POLICE IS ASKING FOR YOUR HELP IN LOCATING AT STATE INMATE….

YESTERDAY (FRI)…. 47 YEAR-OLD DAVID BRUNER OF HARRODSBURG WALKED AWAY FROM A WORK DETAIL IN HART COUNTY. .  

A MUNFORDVILLE POLICE CITY POLICE OFFICER SPOTTED BRUNER IN A VEHICLE DRIVEN BY HIS FATHER WHO WAS PULLING INTO THE HART COUNTY JAIL PARKING LOT.  
WHEN THE VEHICLE STOPPED MR. BRUNER EXITED THE VEHICLE AND FLED ON FOOT TOWARD US 31W.

HE IS LISTED AS A SIX FOOT TALL WHITE MALE WHO WEIGHS 203LBS AND WAS  LAST SEEN WEARING BLUE JEANS AND A GRAY HOODIE.

ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE AT 1-800-222-5555





SCORES
4-5-14
ON THE SCOREBOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..
IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL, IN 11 INNINGS IT WAS BOWLING GREEN OVER PAUL DUNBAR 4 TO 3…


AND IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
THE BRAVES BEAT WASHINGTON TWO TO ONE…. AND THE METS GOT THE BEST OF THE REDS…4 TO 3

AND THE HOT RODS BEAT SOUTH BEND 5 TO 4.












ARREST
04/04/14


SERGEANT MICKEY ATWOOD WITH SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….SERVED A FUGITIVE FROM ANOTHER STATE WARRANT ON 38 YEAR OLD ROBERT B. MCBRIDE OF VALPARAISO,
INDIANA…….





STATE POLICE K-9 OFFICERS FILE SUIT
04/04/14

NINE OFFICERS IN THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE K-NINE UNIT HAS FILED SUIT SEEKING OVERTIME FOR TAKING CARE OF THEIR DOGS…

THE SUIT….WHICH WAS FILED IN FRANKLIN CIRCUIT….BUT SINCE HAS BEEN TRANSFERRED TO U-S DISTRICT COURT….SAYS THE OFFICERS  ARE RESPONSIBLE  FOR  
THE CARE OF THEIR DOGES IN THEIR HOMES….FOR WHICH THEY ARE ALLOWED FIVE HOURS A WEEK….BUT THEY CANNOT CLAIM OVERTIME  FOR THE CARE OF THEIR
DOGS…..
BEFORE STATE POLICE ASSUMED CONTROL OF THE COMMERCIAL VEHICLE LE ENFORCEMENT  BRANCH….C-V-E   K-NINE OFFICERS RECEIVED OVERTIME PAY FOR
MAINTAINING  THEIR DOGS UNDER A TWO-THOUSAND SETTLEMENT WITH THE KENTUCKY PERSONNEL  BOARD…..BUT THAT PRACTICE WAS DISCONTINUED WHEN  STATE
POLICE  ASSUMED CONTROL OF  VEHICLE ENFORCEMENT……







BENNETT
4-4-14



62-YEAR-OLD CHARLES C.T. BENNETT OF FRANKLIN DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER OF FRANKLIN…FUNERAL MASS WILL BE MONDAY MORNING AT 11
AT ST. MARY’S CATHOLIC CHURCH WITH BURIAL IN GREENLAWN CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT THREE AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND A ROSARY
SERVICE WILL BE HELD SUNDAY EVENING AT 7 AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE…NORMA HARDEST BENNETT OF FRANKLIN…A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW….LORI AND MIKE PERRY OF SCOTTSVILLE….A BROTHER JAMES
MALONE OF FLORIDA…SIX SISTERS…CAROLYN CARTER…YVONNE BENNETT, REBA MORRIS, AND HAZEL CARLSON ALL OF HARDINSBURG….DENISE CLARKE OF RADCLIFF
AND CHARLOTTE BENNETT OF TEXAS….TWO GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.







MALAYSIAN AIRLINER SCAM
04/04/14

THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU IS WARNING ABOUT A NEW SCAM THAT USES FAKE NEWS ABOUT THE MISSING MALAYSIAN AIRLINER AS CLICK BAIT….

THE POST PROMISES VIDEO OF THE PLAN BEING FOUND…BUT WHEN YOU CLICK THE LINK…..YOU’RE TAKEN TO A WEBSITE WHERE A POP UP MAY APPEAR PROMPTING
YOU TO “UPDATE YOUR VIDEO PLAYER”…..AND WHEN YOU CLICK OK….YOU DON’T GET  NEW SOFTWARE….BUT INSTEAD YOU DOWNLOAD MALWARE….
IN ANOTHER VERSION…..YOUR ASKED TO TAKE A SURVEY BEFORE VIEWING  THE VIDEO…

THE BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU SAYS THIS SCAM IS SHOWING UP ON FACEBOOK… TWITTER AND OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA…..AND IS ALSO BEING SENT IN E-MAILS…..



PLANT CLOSING
04/04/14

FRUIT OF THE LOOM ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY THAT IT WILL CLOSE ITS JAMESTOWN PLANT….AND LAY OFF ALL 600 EMPLOYEES…BY THE END OF THE YEAR…..
THE PLANTS TEXTILE OPERATIONS  IS BEING MOVED TO HONDURAS AND THE SHUT DOWN WILL BE COMPLETED IN PHASES STARTING IN JUNE…..

AT ONE TIME…FRUIT OF THE LOOM HAD OVER 11-THOUSAND EMPLOYEES IN THE COMMONWEALTH…..BUT WITH THE JAMESTOWN CLOSING….ONLY FRUIT OF THE LOOM
CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS  AND A DISTRIBUTION CENTER… BOTH LOCATED IN BOWLING GREEN….ARE THE ONLY OPERATIONS  LEFT IN KENTUCKY……



ACCIDENT
04/04/14

AN ACCIDENT AT THE INTER-SECTION OF SCOTTSVILLE ROAD AND MT. LEBANON ROAD….IN WARREN COUNTY….INJURED FOUR PERSONS….

ACCORDING TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….A TWO-THOUSAND-TWO NISSAN OPERATED BY 21 YEAR OLD TIFFANY WOODS OF BOWLING GREEN
CROSSED THE PATH OF A 1998 HONDA DRIVEN BY  38 YEAR OLD JAMIE OLIPHANT OF BOWLING GREEN…
WOODS WAS FLOWN TO VANDERBILT MEDICAL….WHILE OLIPHANT AND TWO JUVENILE PASSENGERS IN THE WOODS VEHICLE WERE TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT
BOWLING GREEN…..



ARREST-GREEN
04/04/14



FOLLOWING AN INVESTIGATION BY STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST…. A GREEN COUNTY MAN WAS ARRESTED YESTERDAY ON CHILD SEXUAL EXPLOITATION
CHARGES….74 YEAR OLD YEAR OLD CHARLES PENICK OF GREENSBURG IS CHARGED IN AN INDICTMENT  WARRANT WITH 95-COUNTS OF POSSESSION OF MATTER
PORTRAYING A SEXUAL PERFORMANCE BY A MINOR…….



SPORTS
04/04/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL…..BOWLING GREEN IS AT HOME TO PLAY AVON, INDIANA AND GREENWOOD ENTERTAINS LARUE COUNTY……


IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE BRAVES PLAY AT WASHINGTON…..THE REDS ARE ON THE ROAD TO NEW YORK TO TAKE ON THE METS…..

AND THE HOT RODS ARE AT HOME TO TANGLE WITH SOUTH BEND….

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….

THE REDS GOT PAST THE CARDS SEVEN TO SIX….

AND THE HOT RODS OPENED THEIR SEASON WITH A FIVE TO TWO WIN OVER SOUTH BEND……




WATER OVER ROADS
04/03/14

SINCE LAST NIGHT….OVER TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN AND MORE IS EXPECTED LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT….

AND MOTORISTS ARE REMINDED TO BE ON THE LOOK OUT FOR WATER OVER  ROADWAYS AND LOW WATER FORD…ESPECIALLY IN AREAS THAT ARE PRONE TO FLOOD….
…..

TO BE SAFE…..NEVER DRIVE INTO STANDING WATER AS YOU HAVE NO IDEA HOW DEEP THE WATER IS……



NEW STATE MAP
04/03/14

THE TWENTY-14 KENTUCKY OFFICIAL HIGHWAY MAP IS NOW AVAILABLE ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH AT REST AREAS….WELCOME CENTERS….LOCAL CONVENTION AND
TOURISM OFFICES…..AND AT ALL KENTUCKY STATE PARKS…..

THE MAP REFLECTS MANY ROAD SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS…..IT ALSO LISTS FEDERALLY SANCTIONED  BICYCLE  ROUTES…LONG WITH SYMBOLS TO INDICATE LIMITED
ACCESS PARKWAYS AND DIVIDED HIGHWAYS….
THE MAP ALSO POINTS USERS  TO STATE PARKS…..COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES…..AIRPORTS AND RIVER PORTS….HOSPITALS….WELCOME CENTERS AND REST  
AREAS….SPECIAL POINTS OF INTEREST ….AND KENTUCKY STATE POLICE POSTS…..

AN ONLINE VERSION OF THE MAP  IS ALSO AVAILABLE AT  “TRANSPORTATION-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV-FORWARD SLASH-MAPS-FORWARD SLASH-PAGES-FORWARD SLASH-
DEFAULT-DOT-A-S-P-X……



ARREST
04/03/14

AN ARREST REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

SERGEANT MICKEY ATWOOD SERVED TWO ALLEN COUNTY WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR…ON TRAFFIC CHARGES… ON 40 YEAR OLD ROBERT DALE
WOODS  OF 44-73 FRANKLIN ROAD….
AND SERGEANT ATWOOD ALSO SERVED A WARREN COUNTY  WARRANT ON WOODS CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON CHARGES  OF VIOLATION OF AN EMERGENCY
PROTECTIVE ORDER, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA……



HEALTH INSURANCE
04/03/14

ACCORDING TO THE CABINET FOR HEALTH AND FAMILY SERVICES…..DURING THE OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIOD WHICH CLOSED MARCH 31ST…MORE THAN 370-
THOUSAND SIGNED UP FOR HEALTH INSURANCE  THRU “KYNECT” WHICH IS THE COMMONWEALTH’S STATE-RUN HEALTH INSURANCE MARKETPLACE…..

KENTUCKIANS WHO ENCOUNTERED TROUBLE COMPLETING OR STARTING AN APPLICATION DUE TO THE HIGH DEMAND ON THE FINAL DAY…WILL BE ABLE TO COMPEL
THAT ENROLLMENT TOMORROW THRU MIDNIGHT APRIL 11TH…..AND  INDIVIDUALS WILL ALSO HAVE UNTIL APRIL 15TH TO SELECT  A PLAN WITH COVERAGE STARTING MAY
FIRST….
KENTUCKY’S LONE HEALTH CARE COOPERATIVE…..HAS SOLD 77-PERCENT OF THE PRIVATE HEALTH INSURANCE PLANS PURCHASED  THRU “KYNECT”…. WHILE BLUE
CROSS/BLUE SHIELD….THE ONLY OTHER COMPANY TO OFFER HEALTH INSURANCE PLANS STATEWIDE THRU “KYNECT….SOLD 12-PERCENT OF THE PLANS…..
OF THE 370-THOUSAND WHO HAVE SIGN UP THRU “KYNECT”….OVER 293-THOUSAND  HAVE SIGNED UP FOR MEDICAID……..



ESCAPEES
04/03/14

STATE POLICE ARE  SEARCHING FOR TWO INMATES WHO WALKED AWAY FROM A WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL  JAIL WORK DETAIL YESTERDAY… THAT WAS IS IN THE
VICINITY OF SUGAR MAPLE SQUARE….

ONE INDIVIDUAL  IS 20 YEAR OLD CRAIG HILL WHO IS A BLACK MALE…SIX-FEET THREE-INCHES TALL….AND WEIGHS 190 POUNDS….
THE OTHER IS 20 YEAR OLD ROGER MITCHELL WHO IS A BLACK MALE….FIVE-FEET 11-INCHES TALL….AND WEIGHS  125 POUNDS….
ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION  ON THESE INDIVIDUALS  IS ASKED TO CONTACT STATE POLICE  AT 800-TWO-TWO-TWO-55-55…..



FATAL ACCIDENT-BARREN
04/03/14

AN ACCIDENT ON KENTUCKY 90….WEST OF GLASGOW YESTERDAY…..CLAIMED THE LIFE OF A BARREN COUNTY DEPUTY SHERIFF….

ACCORDING TO STATE POLICE…..58 YEAR OLD ERNEST  FRANKLIN OF GLASGOW WAS TRAVELING WEST WHEN HIS VEHICLE LEFT THE ROADWAY…..STRUCK AN
EMBANKMENT  AND TREE STUMP…BEFORE COMING TO REST IN A SMALL POND…
FRANKLIN…..WHO WAS ON DUTY AT THE TIME…..DIED AT THE SCENE…..



SPORTS
04/03/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM IS IN MADISON, ALABAMA TO PLAY IN THE BOB JONES INVITATIONAL…..

IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL…..
GREENWOOD IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON FRANKLIN COMMUNITY, INDIANA AND DAVIESS COUNTY AND METCALFE COUNTY GOES TO SOUTHWESTERN…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..THE RED HOST ST. LOUIS

AND THE HOT RODS OPEN THEIR SEASON AS THEY’RE AT BOWLING GREEN BALL PARK TO TAKE ON SOUTH BEND….


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….THE REDS SHUT OUT ST LOUIS ONE TO NOTHING AND THE BRAVES BLANKED THE BREWERS ONE TO NOTHING….

AND THE PATRIOTS DROPPED A 10 TO THREE DECISION TO WHITEFIELD ACADEMY……




HINTON
4-1-14
3:05 P.M.


50-YEAR-OLD DONNA DOWNING  HINTON OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT HER RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY MORNING AT 11 AT THE
GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN  CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (WED) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME.


SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND…RUSTY HINTON…A SON LOGAN HINTON BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW…SAM AND RITA DOWNING OF
HOLLAND…A SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…BILLE AND DEWAYNE DRUMMOND OF HOLLAND AND HER MOTHER-IN-LAW…LOUISE HINTON OF SCOTTSVILLE









PROJECT BUDBURST OBSERVERS
04/01/14

MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK IS SEEKING INDIVIDUALS TO BECOME A “PROJECT BUDBURST PARTNER”…..WHICH IS A NETWORK OF INDIVIDUALS AND SCIENTISTS
ACROSS THE COUNTRY  WHO MONITOR PLANTS  AND COLLECT ECOLOGICAL DATA…OF 10 SPECIES OF PLANTS….AS THE SEASONS CHANGE…..

THE DATA IS BEING COLLECTED  ACROSS THE COUNTRY IN A CONSISTENT MANOR SO IT CAN  BE USED TO LEARN HOW PLANTS REACT TO CHANGES OVER TIME…..

TO PARTICIPATE…GO ON-LINE TO “BUDBURST.ORGPARKSMCNP.PHP… AND DOWNLOAD A DATA FORM…..OBSERVE  PLANT ACTIVITY IN YOUR AREA… THEN ENTER THE
DATE ON THE WEBSITE…..






TREE SEEDLINGS
04/01/14


TOMORROW FROM EIGHT TO FOUR…..IN HONOR OF ARBOR DAY…..THE ALLEN COUNTY CONSERVATION DISTRICT WILL BE GIVING AWAY FREE TREE SEEDLINGS  AT THE U-
S-D-A  SERVICE CENTER LOCATED  AT 77 WOODLAND CIRCLE DRIVE…..

VARIETIES AVAILABLE ARE…..BLACK CHERRY…..GREEN ASH….YELLOW POPLAR….EASTERN REDBUD….HAZELNUT….PECAN…AND WHITE PINE…..





SPRING BREAKERS
04/01/14

THEY COULD HAVE PICKED THE SKI SLOPES .OR MAYBE A SUNNY BEACH….BUT SOME COLLEGE STUDENTS ARE CHOOSING TO SPEND THEIR TIME AWAY FROM CLASS IN
THE WOODS OF TENNESSEE…..THE STORY FROM JOHN MICHAELSON……
FOR MORE  LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE





BIG COMPANIES
04/01/14


AS KENTUCKY STRUGGLES WITH A TIGHT BUDGET….A NEW REPORT ON CORPORATE TAXES SHOWS TOUGH QUESTIONS NEED TO BE ASKED ABOUT THE IMPACT OF TAX
BREAKS…..GREG STOTELMYER EXPLAINS……
FOR MORE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE





DRIVERS APP
04/01/14

A LOUISVILLE COMPANY HAS DEVELOPED A NEW “APP” IS SAYS WILL HELP PREVENT  DISTRACTED DRIVING…..

ACCORDING TO THE HERALD-LEADERS…..THE NEW APP CALLED “TEXT-LIMIT” CAN BE DOWNED LOADED FREE TO SMART PHONES…

THE “APP” WORKS WITH G-P-S IN THE SMARTPHONE TO DETERMINE HOW FAST A VEHICLE  IS GOING…..THEN BEYOND A CERTAIN SPEED….TEXTING AND MOST CALLING
FUNCTIONS ARE DEACTIVATED ON THE PHONE….BUT EMERGENCY NINE-ONE-ONE FUNCTIONS REMAND ACTIVE….
THE “APP”  WHICH CAN BE DOWNED LOADED AT TEXT-LIMIT-DOT-COM….CAN ONLY BE PROGRAMMED BY THE ADMINISTRATOR….SUCH AS A PARENT OR FLEET
SUPERVISOR…….






ARREST-HART
04/01/14

YESTERDAY STATE POLICE RESPONDED TO A RESIDENCE IN BONNIEVILLE IN REFERENCE TO A DOMESTIC ASSAULT COMPLAINT…

TROOPERS DETERMINED THAT 46 YEAR OLD JAMES MAULDEN HAD ALLEGEDLY THREATENED AND PHYSICALLY  ASSAULTED HIS GIRLFRIEND….AND WHILE ON THE
SCENE….A BAG CONTAINING SEVERAL INGREDIENTS NEEDED TO MANUFACTURE METH WAS LOCATED…

MAULDEN WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH MANUFACTURING METH… TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE…POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA….
ASSAULT…..AND TERRORISTIC THREATENING…..






GENERAL ASSEMBLY WINDS UP WORK
04/01/14


YESTERDAY…..THE KENTUCKY GENERAL ASSEMBLY WOUND UP ITS WORK FOR THE TWENTY-14 SESSION AND RECESSED UNTIL THE MIDDLE OF APRIL WHEN
LAWMAKERS WILL RETURN TO FRANKFORT TO CONSIDER ANY VETOES BY GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR…

LEGISLATION  WAS PASSED YESTERDAY THAT  BANS ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE SALES TO MINORS….ALLOWS MINORS UNDER 15 TO REFEREE YOUTH SOCCER GAMES….
AND APPROVED THE USE OF MEDICINAL MARIJUANA  PRODUCTS..
FINISHING  WORK WAS ALSO DONE ON THE NEW….TWO-YEAR…..20-BILLION DOLLAR STATE BUDGET WHICH INCLUDES PAY RAISE FOR STATE WORKERS AND
TEACHERS….BUT DOES NOT INCLUDE A GAS TAX INCREASE OR A 65-MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATION FOR  RUPP ARENA….
LAWMAKERS WILL RETURN TO FRANKFORT APRIL 14TH AND 15TH TO CONSIDER ANY  VETOES…AND THEY COULD PASS MORE BILLS DURING THOSE TWO DAYS….BUT
WOULD NOT GET THE OPPORTUNITY TO CONSIDER ANY VETOES OF THEM BY THE GOVERNOR……







PAPER BALLOTS
04/01/14

FOR THOSE WHO NEED A PAPER ABSENTEE BALLOT FOR THE MAY PRIMARY ELECTION….STARTING TODAY….THE COUNTY CLERKS OFFICE WILL BEGIN THE PROCESS OF
GETTING THOSE MAILED…..…..
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THAT WAS COUNTY CLERK BEVERLY CALVERT….





NAPIER
04/01/14

79 YEAR OLD BERNIE LEWIS NAPIER OF ADOLPHUS DIED SUNDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED)
AFTERNOON AT THREE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 THIS MORNING (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL
HOME…AND IN LIEU OF FLOWERS EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SINGING CONVENTION……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; RUBY NAPIER….A DAUGHTER; RHONDA PARRISH OF SCOTTSVILLE….A BROTHER; DEWEY  OF FLORIDA….AND UNCLE; VESPER JONES AND
WIFE CLARA OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND AN AUNT; KATE COLE OF RUSSELLVILLE…A GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES…..




SPORTS
04/01/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON MONROE COUNTY….AND YOU CAN HEAR THE ACTION ON 99-POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM…. WVLE…..STARTING
AROUND FIVE THIS AFTERNOON…..


IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL…..WARREN EAST TRAVELS TO LOGAN COUNTY……

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL…..THE BRAVES ARE ON THE ROAD TO MILWAUKEE…..

AT THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT…..LOUISVILLE TAKES ON MARYLAND…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL….MILWAUKEE SHUT OUT THE BRAVES TWO TO NOTHING AND ST. LOUIS BLANKED THE REDS ONE TO NOTHING….

AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM DEFEAT HART CONT NINE TO ONE AND LOST TO LOGAN COUNTY EIGHT TO THREE…..







LEE
03/31/14

86 YEAR OLD WILLIE E. “NICK” LEE OF LAFAYETTE DIED TODAY AT WESTMORELAND CARE AND REHAB…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE WEDNESDAY MORNING AT 11 at
ANDERSON AND SON FUNERAL HOME LAFAYETTE CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN ANDERSON MEMORIAL PARK….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FIVE THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE
FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; AULINE LEE…TWO DAUGHTERS ND SON-IN-LAW; DEBBIE AND BARRY HAWKINS AND PENNY AND REVEREND BILLY FREEMAN ALL OF
TENNESSEE…AND A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; NICKY AND KATHY LEE OF SCOTTSVILLE…FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT GRANDCHILDREN  ALSO
SURVIVE…..




JONES
03/31/14

80 YEAR OLD ARNOLD RAY JONES OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT HOSPICE OF SOUTHERN KENTUCKY…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (TUES)
AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE THIS AFTERNOON (MON) AT THE FUNERAL
HOME….GRAHAM LODGE WILL HOLD MASONIC RITES TONIGHT (MON)  AT SEVEN AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND ALL MASTER MASONS WISHING TO PARTICIPATE SHOULD BE
A THE LODGE AT 6:30……AND IN LIEU OF FLOWERS EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; LOUISE JONES….THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN0-AW; JEFF AND BETTY JONES OF TENNESSEE, TODD JONES OF OHIO AND JOHN AND
LISA MARR OF SCOTTSVILLE…..AND TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; DENISE AND RANDY RICHEY OF BOWLING GREEN AND PAM JONES OF GLASGOW….NINE
GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE



WKU NEW PARKING
03/31/14

STARTING THIS FALL….WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY WILL HAVE NEW PARKING AND TRANSIT OPTIONS…

THE TOPPER TRANSIT SYSTEM WILL INCREASE THE FREQUENCY BUS ROUTES…. FROM THE SOUTH CAMPUS TO THE MAIN CAMPUS….FROM EVERY HALF HOUR TO EVERY
SIX MINUTES….
OVER THE LAST  TWO YEARS THE UNIVERSITY HAS LOST ABOUT 500 PARKING SPACES SO COMMUTER  PERMITS WILL BE LIMITED….
THE 90-DOLLAR PERMITS WILL HE SOLD ON A FIRST-COME…FIRST-SERVED BASIS….COMMUTERS WILL ALSO HAVE  THE OPTION TO PURCHASE A 160-DOLLAR ALUMNI
SQUARE GARAGE PERMIT….OR A SOUTH CAMPUS PARK AND RIDE PERMIT FOR 50-DOLLARS…..



LARUE SUPERINTENDENT ARRESTED
03/31/14

EARLY SATURDAY MORNING…THE LARUE COUNTY SCHOOLS SUPERINTENDENT WAS ARRESTED…

SAM SANDERS….WHO WAS DRIVING A CAR REGISTERED TO THE LARUE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION…WAS CHARGED WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND
SPEEDING 15 MILES-PER-HOUR OVER THE SPEED LIMIT….




MEETINGS
03/31/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE SCOTTSVILLE ART GUILD MEETS TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT ONE AND THE ALLEN COUNTY WATER DISTRICT BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MEET AT 4…..

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




GENERAL ASSEMBLY
03/31/14


EARLY YESTERDAY MORNING…TOP LAWMAKERS SAID AN AGREEMENT  HAD BEEN REACHED ON A NEW….TWO-YEAR…..20-BILLION DOLLAR STATE BUDGET WHICH DOES
NOT INCLUDE A PROPOSED 65-MILLION DOLLAR RENOVATION OF RUPP ARENA…
REQUIRED TEACHER PAY RAISES WILL BE FLIPPED….THE INCREASE  WILL NOW BE ONE-PERCENT IN TWENTY-15 AND TWO-PERCENT IN TWENTY-16…..
STATE UNIVERSITIES  AND COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGES WILL SEE THEIR BUDGETS CUT ONE-POINT-FIVE PERCENT…
AND A FLAT TAX OF ONE-POINT-FIVE PERCENT WILL BE SET ON INSTANT  RACING…..




SPORTS
03/31/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY LOGAN COUNTY AND HART COUNTY……


IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL….

MONROE COUNTY HOSTS CUMBERLAND COUNTY….

AND HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL HAS FRANKLIN/SIMPSON AT HOME TO PLAY WHITE HOUSE, TENNESSEE…..


THE MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL SEASON OPENS AS THE BRAVES ARE ON THE ROAD TO MILWAUKEE AND THE READ ARE AT HOME TO TAKE ON ST. LOUIS


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT….

MARYLAND BEAT TENNESSEE 73 TO 62 AND LOUISVILLE RAN AWAY FROM  L-S-U 73 TO 47…..

AT THE MEN’S N-C-A-A….IT WAS CONNECTICUT 60 AND MICHIGAN STATE 54 AND KENTUCKY GOT PAST MICHIGAN 76 TO 72……










KEEN
03/28/14


63 YEAR OLD NORMAN KEEN OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD
FUNERAL HOME….. WITH BURIAL IN THE ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME.


HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE….MARTHA “JANIE” KEEN ….TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW…ANGELA KEEN AND MARCIA AND RON HOOD….HIS MOTHER-IN-LAW….
MILDRED STEENBERGEN ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE ….A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW…RICKEY AND DONNA OF TENNESSEE….AND THREE SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-
LAW….CHERRY YORK OF GEORGIA…PATSY AND LARRY HOLMES AND DONNA AND STEVE MOSLEY ALL OF TENNESSEE….TWO GRANDCHILDREN AND A STEP
GRANDDAUGHTER ALSO SURVIVES.






ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
03/28/14

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY ROSE FROM 8.2% IN JANUARY TO 8.8% IN FEBRUARY….
HOWEVER….THIS FEBRUARY’S JOBLESS RATE WAS BELOW THE 9.1% RECORDED IN FEBRUARY OF 2013

IN THE BARREN RIVER AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT….UNEMPLOYMENT RATES RANGED FROM 7.3%  IN WARREN COUNTY TO 13.4% IN EDMONSON COUNTY…..

STATEWIDE…..JOBLESS RATES FELL IN 55 COUNTIES….ROSE IN 56….AND REMAINED THE SAME IN 9 COUNTIES….
UNEMPLOYMENT RATES RANGED FROM 6.7% PERCENT IN BOONE COUNTY TO 20.4% IN JACKSON COUNTY…..





CD RELEASE PERFORMANCES
03/28/14

TOMORROW NIGHT AT SEVEN…AT THE LYRIC ON MAIN….THERE WILL BE BACK-TO-BACK C-D RELEASE PERFORMANCES BY TWO ARTISTS OF THE INDEPENDENT
REGIONAL RECORD LABEL….FARM-OUT RECORDS…..

FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 2WVLE

JOHNNY THOMPSON AND HIS BAND WILL BE PERFORMING ALONG WITH  JACK ROLAND AND THE NEGATIVES….





MEDICAL REVIEW
03/28/14


LEGISLATION TO CUT DOWN ON FRIVOLOUS LAWSUITS AGAINST MEDICAL CARE PROVIDERS….AND HELP REDUCE KENTUCKY’S  HIGH COST OF MALPRACTICE
INSURANCE….IS BEFORE THIS YEAR’S KENTUCKY GENERAL ASSEMBLY….AND RICHARD FARMER HAS DETAILS  OF THE BILL……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE







SCOTTSVILLE TAX BILLS
03/28/14

HERE’S A REMINDER FOR ALL THOSE WITH UNPAID SCOTTSVILLE PROPERTY TAX BILLS…..

IF THEY’RE PAID BY THIS MONDAY….MARCH 31ST…..YOU ARE PAYING A 6% PENALTY….
THEN BEGINNING TUESDAY, APRIL FIRST….A 19% PENALTY WILL BE ADDED TO ALL UNPAID SCOTTSVILLE PROPERTY TAX BILLS…..





STATE POLICE APPLICATIONS
03/28/14


KENTUCKY STATE  POLICE  IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS  FOR ITS 92ND CADET CLASS WHICH IS SCHEDULED TO BEGIN  AUGUST  THIRD…..

INTERESTED  APPLICANTS SHOULD VISIT THE K-S-P WEBSITE  AT “KENTUCKY-STATE-POLICE-DOT-ORG”…
INFORMATION ON THE SITE INCLUDES AN OUTLINE OF  THE APPLICATION PROCESS…A LIST OF MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS AND DISQUALIFICATIONS…..A DOWNLOADABLE
APPLICATION FORM WITH A LIST  OF SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS  REQUIRED…AND  DOWNLOADABLE STUDY GUIDE FOR THE WRITTEN TEST….WHICH WILL BE GIVEN
WEDNESDAY  APRIL SECOND AT 9AM….AT DIDDLE ARENA…
AND APPLICANTS WHO FAIL THE TEST WILL NOT BE OFFERED A RE-TEST…..……






CHC GALLUP WINNER
03/27/14


COMMONWEALTH HEALTH CORPORATION….THE PARENT COMPANY OF THE MEDICAL CENTER….IS ONE OF 36 ORGANIZATIONS TO  RECEIVE A  TWENTY-14 GALLUP GREAT
WORKPLACE AWARD…WHICH RECOGNIZES THE BEST-PERFORMING WORKFORCES  IN THE WORLD…..
ONLY ORGANIZATIONS  WHO MEET SPECIFIC  CRITERIA MAY APPLY FOR THE AWARD….AS APPLICANTS’ RESULTS ARE COMPARED ACROSS A WORKPLACE RESEARCH
DATABASE COMPOSED OF MILLIONS OF WORK TEAMS IN MORE THAN 100 COUNTIES….
C-H-C WILL BE PRESENTED THE AWARD DURING THE GALLUP SPRING SUMMIT TO BE HELD IN MAY IN OMAHA, NEBRASKA….
DURING THE SUMMIT…..THE WINNERS WILL PRESENT THE BEST  PRACTICES THEY APPLIED  TO THEIR WORKPLACE AND THE IMPROVED BUSINESS RESULTS THEY
ACHIEVED THROUGH  BUILDING AN ENGAGED WORKFORCE….





DRUG BUST
03/27/14


KENTUCKY STATE POLICE SAY A THREE YEAR INVESTIGATION…..BY 11 LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES .HAS RESULTED  IN 28 ARRESTS IN CONNECTION WITH A DRUG
SYNDICATE THAT WAS OPERATING IN SEVEN SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY COUNTIES INCLUDING  ALLEN…

NINE GUNS….A HALF-GRAM OF METH….AN ANHYDROUS AMMONIA TANK AND A DRUG LEDGER WERE SEIZED…
28 INDIVIDUALS…. INCLUDING 43 YEAR OLD PATRICK WAGNER OF SCOTTSVILLE AND 39 YEAR OLD WARREN MILLER, 25 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER SCOTT AND 31 YEAR
OLD CRAIG SCOTT ALL FROM FOUNTAIN RUN….WERE ARRESTED….

OTHER ARRESTS WERE MADE IN BARREN, CUMBERLAND, METCALFE, MONROE, POWELL AND WARREN COUNTIES……





ARRESTS
03/27/14


SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…

OFFICER DAVID CLARK SERVED AN ALLEN COUNTY WARRANT ON 37 YEAR OLD JASON L. GUFFEY OF SIX-ZERO-FOUR NORTH FOURTH……
32 YEAR OLD KELLY N. COSTELLO  OF 37-57 PITCHFORD RIDGE WAS CHARGED BY OFFICER CHAD FOSTER WITH SHOPLIFTING AND PUBLIC INTOXICATION…..
OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS CHARGED 25 YEAR OLD WILLIAM A. MASSEY OF EIGHT-78 OLD GALLATIN ROAD WITH CARRYING A CONCEALED WEAPON AND WANTON
ENDANGERMENT….

AND OFFICER CLARK TOOK A 14 YEAR OLD JUVENILE INTO CUSTODY AND CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA…..





CODE RED
03/27/14

THE END OF MARCH MEANS THE SPRING SEVERE STORM SEASON IS HERE….AND WITH THAT IN MIND….NOW WOULD BE A GOOD TIME TO SIGN UP FOR THE “CODE RED-
SEVERE WEATHER-TELEPHONE WARNING PROGRAM”….
TO DO SO…..GO ON LINE OT ALLEN.COUNTY.KENTUCKY.COM…..CLICK ON THE CODE RED LINK AND FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS….
HOWEVER….IF YOU DON’T HAVE ACCESS TO A COMPUTER…..STOP BY THE JUDGE EXECUTIVE’S OFFICE……
FOR MORE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE





PRESERVATION AWARD
03/27/14


NOMINATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE 36TH ANNUAL “IDA LEE WILLIS MEMORIAL FOUNDATION HISTORIC PRESERVATION AWARDS”….WHICH RECOGNIZE
EXCELLENT IN THE PRESERVATION OF THE COMMONWEALTH’S HISTORIC BUILDINGS AND CULTURAL RESOURCES….INCLUDING ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES….
CONTRIBUTIONS CAN BE MADE THROUGH  A NUMBER OF WAYS INCLUDING; INVESTMENT….VOLUNTEERISM….PUBIC INVOLVEMENT….AND SIGNIFICANT ACHIEVEMENT….

NOMINATIONS MAY BE SUBMITTED ON-LINE  AT  K-Y-HERITAGE- AT-K-Y-DOT-GOV OR MAIL  TO THE KENTUCKY HERITAGE COUNCIL….300 WASHINGTON
STREET…FRANKFORT….FOUR-ZERO-SIX-ZERO-ONE…..
THE AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED  IN MAY DURING NATIONAL HISTORIC PRESERVATION MONTH……..






MAKE UP DAYS
03/27/14

HOUSE AND SENATE NEGOTIATORS HAVE REACH AGREEMENT ON HOW TO PROVIDE RELIEF TO SCHOOLS DISTRICTS  THAT HAVE MISSED DAYS THIS WINTER DUE TO THE
WEATHER…..

ACCORDING TO SENATOR DAVID GIVENS…..JUNE SIXTH WOULD BE THE FINAL DAY FOR DISTRICTS  THAT TRY TO REACH THE REQUIRED  ONE-THOUSAND-62 HOURS OF
INSTRUCTION….THEY COULD INCREASE THE LENGTH OF THEIR REMAINING DAYS IN ATTEMPT TO REACH THAT GOAL….AS LONG AS NO SCHOOL DAY INCLUDED MORE
THAN SEVEN INSTRUCTIONAL HOURS….

GIVENS WENT ON TO SAY THAT EDUCATION COMMISSIONER TERRY HOLLIDAY WOULD HAVE OVERSIGHT OF DISTRICTS’ GOOD-FAITH EFFORT TO TRY AND REACH THE
STATE-MANDATE ONE-THOUSAND-62 HOURS…….



PEDIGO
03/27/14

66 YEAR OLD CARL PEDIGO OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED TUESDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THIS AFTERNOON (THURS) AT 2:
30  AT THE LAURA TURNER CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11:30 THIS MORNING (THURS) AT THE CHAPEL AND
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES……

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; CHRISTENA PEDIGO….FOUR SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; JERRY PEDIGO OF GLASGOW, TIM SMITH AND ISAAC AND JEANINE SMITH ALL OF
INDIANA AND ELIJAH SMITH OF SCOTTSVILLE… THREE DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; TENA AND GARY DISMAN OF SCOTTSVILLE, RACHEL SHIPLEY OF INDIANA AND KAREN
PEDIGO OF KANSAS….AND TWO BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; FRANKIE  AND TERIESA AND LARRY AND SANDRA ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….30 GRANDCHILDREN AND 10
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..



SPORTS
03/27/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAM IS AT HOME THIS AFTERNOON TO TAKE ON BARREN COUNTY….

THE LADY PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM GOES TO WARREN EAST……

AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM HOSTS RUSSELL COUNTY……


IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL….BARREN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON CAVERNA, BOWLING GREEN IS ON THE ROAD TO WARREN CENTRAL, EDMONSON COUNTY
TRAVELS TO BUTLER COUNTY, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON GOES TO TODD COUNTY CENTRAL, GLASGOW PLAYS AT MONROE COUNTY,  GREENWOOD IS ON THE ROAD TO SOUTH
WARREN, HART COUNTY HOSTS CUMBERLAND COUNTY AND METCALFE COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY CAMPBELLSVILLE…..

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS…..BARREN COUNTY TRAVELING TO FRANKLIN/SIMPSON, BOWLING GREEN GOES TO GREENWOOD, EDMONSON COUNTY PLAYS AT
METCALFE COUNTY, GLASGOW ENTERTAINS GRAYSON COUNTY, MONROE COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO ADAIR COUNTY AND SOUTH WARREN TRAVELS TO WARREN
EAST……




THEFT FROM VEHICLE WARREN
3-26-14
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THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING A THEFT FROM THREE VEHICLES AT PHIL MOORE PARK.
THE THEFT OCCURRED YESTERDAY EVENING (TUES) BEFORE 7:45….
IN EACH CASE A WINDOW WAS BROKEN OUT AND A PURSE WAS STOLEN.
DEPUTIES ARE WORKING CLOSELY WITH BOWLING GREEN POLICE IN SIMILAR CASES….
SHERIFF GAINES URGES CITIZENS TO KEEP THEIR VALUABLES OUT OF SITE WHEN LEAVING THEM UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES.
IF ANYONE AHS INFORMATION REGARDING THIS CASE SHOULD CALL THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE AT 842-1633






ARREST
03/26/14


AN ARREST REPORTED BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…. DEPUTY CHARLIE DRUMMOND SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO APPEAR ON 25
YEAR OLD CARRIE D. HOWERTON OF SIX-ZERO-THREE EAST POPLAR……




CAMPAIGN SIGNS
03/26/14

CANDIDATES IN THE MAY PRIMARY ELECTION ARE REMINDED THAT BY CITY ORDINANCE…..CAMPAIGN SIGNS CAN BE PUT UP IN SCOTTSVILLE 45 DAYS BEFORE THE
ELECTION…….
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THAT WAS COMMUNITY PLANNER GARY MATHIS……





CONFIDENTIALLY PROGRAM
03/26/14

THE KENTUCKY SECRETARY OF STATES OFFICE HAS INITIATED A NEW PROGRAM THAT ALLOWS VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE  AND SEXUAL ASSAULT IN THE
COMMONWEALTH TO REMOVE  THEIR ADDRESSES FROM PUBLIC VOTER REGISTRATION RECORDS IN AN ATTEMPT TO STAY SAFE  FROM THE ABUSERS….

TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THE FREE PROGRAM…WHICH WAS CREATED BY HOUSE BILL TWO-22 IN LAST YEAR’S GENERAL ASSEMBLY…..A PERSON MUST HAVE EITHER A
CURRENT EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE ORDER OR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ORDER…OR BE A VICTIM OF A SPECIFIED SEX OFFENSE IN A CRIMINAL CASE THAT IS OPEN OR HAS
RESULTED IN A CONVICTION…

VICTIMS CAN APPLY FOR THE PROGRAM BY GOING ON-LIEN TO S-O-S-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV-FORWARD SLASH-ELECTIONS-FORWARD SLASH A-C-P……OR CALL EIGHT-FOUR-
FOUR-TWO-NINE-TWO-5227……        






LAKE CUMBERLAND LEVEL
03/26/14

THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS ANNOUNCED YESTERDAY….THAT FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE TWO-THOUSAND-SEVEN….THE LEVEL OF LAKE CUMBERLAND WILL BE RAISED  
TO 723 FEET THIS YEAR…..

LOWER WATER LEVELS IN THE LAKE HAVE BEEN MAINTAINED AFTER IT WAS DETERMINED THAT WOLF CREEK DAM COULD FAIL DUE TO LEAKING WATER CHANNELS…..
AND THAT HAS AFFECTED TOURISM AND THE ECONOMY IN THE REGION….
REPAIRS TO THE DAM HAVE BEEN COMPLETED…BUT IN JANUARY THE CORPS SAID  THAT DUE TO THE DISCOVERY OF NEW HABITATS  OF DUSKYTAIL DARTERS….WHICH
IS AN ENDANGERED SPECIES….THE LEVEL COULD NOT BE RAISED TO SUMMER POLL BECAUSE  IT WOULD PUT THE FISH POPULATION AT RISK…
THE U-S FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE HAS NOW FINALIZED  ITS REVIEW AND WORKING WITH THE CORPS….WILL IMPLEMENT THREE CONSERVATIONS MEASURES TO
PROTECT THE FISH….ALLOWING THE WATER LEVEL TO BE RAISED TO SUMMER POOL…….



FISCAL COURT
03/26/14

A GOOD CROWD WAS ON HAND LAST NIGHT AS ALLEN FISCAL COURT TRAVELED TO THE SOUTH ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT TO HOLD THEIR MEETING…
TRANSFER STATION SUPERVISOR WILLARD GILLIAM PRESENTED  A PRELIMINARY REPORT  ON THE RECENTLY COMPLETED CLEAN-UP WEEK…….

BIDS…WHICH WERE EXTREMELY CLOSE….WERE RECEIVED FROM HOBDY, DYE AND READ AND WRIGHT IMPLEMENT FOR TWO NEW TRACTORS AND MOWERS… AND THE
COURT VOTED TO ACCEPT THE BID OF 56-THOUSAND 270-DOLLARS FROM HOBDY, DYE AND READ…..



SPORTS
03/26/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL…..
HART COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO TAYLOR COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL TRAVELS TO BUTLER COUNTY……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY……

AT THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT…..LOUISVILLE RAN AWAY FROM IOWA 83 TO 53……








CAMPING DISCOUNT
03/25/14

THE KENTUCKY STATES PARKS 31-CAMPGROUNDS ARE OFFERING A WEEK-DAY CAMPING SPECIAL  IN APRIL AND MAY…..THRU MAY 22NSD….PAY FOR ONE NIGHT AND GET
THE SECOND NIGHT FREE SUNDAY THRU THURSDAY…..

TO GET THE DISCOUNT….CAMPERS NEED TO MAKE ONLINE RESERVATIONS AT PARKS-DOT-K-Y-DOT-GOV…..CLICK ON THE “RESERVATION TAB”….AND USE THE
PROMOTION CODE  “SPRING14”……
KENTUCKY STATE PARKS WILL ALSO BE OFFERING TWO NIGHTS CAMPING FOR THE PRICE OF ONE DURING “CAMPER APPRECIATION WEEK-END”….APRIL 25TH THRU
27TH……



ROADSIDE MARKET PROGRAM
03/25/14

THE KENTUCKY  FARM BUREAU  CERTIFIED ROADSIDE FARM MARKET PROGRAM IS BEGINNING THE TWENTY-14 SEASON BY WELCOMING 104 MARKET MEMBERS FROM
ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH…..
IN JULY 1996….THE CERTIFIED ROADSIDE FARM MARKET PROGRAM  WAS ORGANIZED TO HELP FARMERS MARKET  THEIR  PRODUCTS DIRECTLY FROM ROADSIDE
MARKERS TO CONSUMERS….AND BY JOINING THE PROGRAM…. MEMBERS HAVE COMMITTED TO OFFERING QUALITY PRODUCTS AND SERVICE TO THEIR CUSTOMERS….
BROCHURES THAT LIST CERTIFIED  ROADSIDE MARKETS ARE AVAILABLE  AT KENTUCKY  WELCOME CENTERS….STATE RESORT PARKS…LOCAL CHAMBERS OF
COMMERCE AND TOURISM CENTERS….AND COUNTY FARM BUREAU OFFICES….
THEY ARE ALSO AVAILABLE ON LINE AT K-Y-F-B-DOT-COM-FORWARD SLASH-ROADSIDE….



FOUR-YEAR COLLEGE ENROLLMENT
03/25/14

ACCORDING TO A NEW REPORT  FROM THE COUNCIL ON POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION…..STUDENT ENROLLMENT AT THE COMMONWEALTH’S PUBLIC FOUR-YEAR
UNIVERSITIES REACHED AN ALL-TIME HIGH OF 128-THOUSAND 598 STUDENTS LAST FALL…AS ENROLLMENT AT PUBLIC….FOUR-YEAR UNIVERSITIES HAS GROWN BY NINE-
POINT PERCENT  SINCE TWO-THOUSAND-THREE..

MEANTIME…ENROLLMENT AT THE KENTUCKY COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE SYSTEM SAW A FOUR-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT DROP IN STUDENT ENROLLMENT
LAST FALL….THIS DECLINE REFLECTS NATIONAL PATTERNS OF TWO-YEAR COLLEGES THAT ARE MORE CLOSELY ALIGNED TO ECONMIC FORCES…..
FOR KENTUCKY’S 20-PRIVATE….NONPROFIT FOUR-YEAR INSTITUTIONS…FALL ENROLLMENT HELD STEADY  FROM A YEAR AGO….AS STATEWIDE JUST OVER 236-
THOUSAND STUDENTS WERE ENROLLED IN THIS SEGMENT….WHICH IS  A 41-POINT-EIGHT PERCENT INCREASE SINCE TWO-THOUSAND-THREE…..



GRASS FIRES
03/25/14

YESTERDAY AFTERNOON JUST AFTER TWO…..THE SOUTH ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDED TO A GRASS FIE ON MT. UNION ROAD…

THE AROUND 3-30…..THE EAST ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT WENT TO A GRASS FIRE ON HOLLAND ROAD…..



ARREST-CIP
03/25/14

YESTERDAY…..OFFICERS WITH THE CRIMINAL INTERSTATE PATROL OBSERVED A BLACK  TOYOTA FOUR-RUNNER TRAVELING ON I-65 IN WARREN COUNTY…
THE OPERATOR   OF THE VEHICLE…..CHRISTOPHER BARBOZA OF WEST VIRGINIA….MADE TWO LANE CHANGES AND FAILED TO SIGNAL….
HE WAS STOPPED FOR THE VIOLATION AND A SEARCH OF THE VEHICLE RESULTED IN THE DISCOVERY OF SUSPECTED L-S-D AND COCAINE….
BARBOZA WAS LODGED IN THE WARREN COUNTY JAIL……



SPORTS
03/25/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…..

THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAMS PLAY AT WARREN CENTRAL THIS AFTERNOON….

AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO PLAY MONROE COUNTY…..

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



IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL……
BARREN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY MONROE COUNTY, BOWLING GREEN TRAVELS TO WARREN EAST, EDMONSON COUNTY GOES TO OHIO COUNTY, GLASGOW
ENTERTAINS SOMERSET, GREENWOOD IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON RUSSELL COUNTY, HART COUNTY PLAYS AT NELSON COUNTY AND SOUTH WARREN IS ONM THE ROAD
TO WARREN CENTRAL……

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS…..
BARREN COUNTY HOSTING GLASGOW, BOWLING GREEN TRAVELS TO GREENWOOD, CAVERNA GOES TO LARUE COUNTY, EDMONSON COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY
BUTLER COUNTY, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON ENTERTAINS TODD COUNTY CENTRAL AND HART COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON CLINTON COUNTY……..

AT THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT…..
LOUISVILLE PLAYS IOWA……


THE DEBUT FOR THE PATRIOT BASS FISHING TEAM HAS BEEN DELAYED UNTIL NEXT MONTH……

THE TEAM WAS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED TO COMPETE IN THEIR FIRST TOURNAMENT  THIS SATURDAY AT BARREN RIVER  LAKE….BUT TOURNAMENT OFFICIALS HAVE
POSTPONED THE DAYLONG EVENT TO APRIL 19TH….AS THREE OTHER BIG TOURNAMENTS  ARE ALSO SCHEDULED  FOR THIS SATURDAY…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…..

AT THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT…

TENNESSEE BEAT ST JOHN’S 67 TO 51 AND KENTUCKY GOT PAST SYRACUSE 64 TO 59……

AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM DROPPED AN EIGHT TO TWO DECISION TO  METCALFE COUNTY……







BLEDSOE
3-24-14



70-YEAR-OLD CARL WILLIAM BLEDSOE OF TOMPKINSVILLE DIED TODAY (MON) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON AT 2:30 AT THE STRODE FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE MONROE COUNTY MEMORIAL LAWN…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER  2:30 TUESDAY AT THE
FUNERAL HOME.


HE IS SURVIVED LOCALLY BY TWO SISTERS…RACHEL BARTLEY OF GAMALIEL AND ANNACE BLEDSOE OF SCOTTSVILLE.






SENATE PASSED BUDGET
3-24-14



THE KENTUCKY SENATE HAS PASSED ITS VERSION OF A $20 BILLION, TWO-YEAR STATE BUDGET…
THE PLAN THAT PASSED THE SENATE ON A 25-2 VOTE TODAY (MON) REDUCES THE AMOUNT OF BONDED PROJECTS AND ALSO REMOVES A PROPOSED $65 MILLION BOND
FOR RUPP ARENA'S RENOVATION AND A NEW CONVENTION CENTER IN LEXINGTON.
THE SENATE PLAN PRESERVES PUTTING MORE MONEY INTO THE STATE'S MAIN FUNDING FORMULA FOR KINDERGARTEN THRU 12TH-GRADE CLASSROOMS.
HOUSE AND SENATE NEGOTIATORS WILL ATTEMPT TO IRON OUT A FINAL VERSION OF THE BUDGET IN COMING DAYS.






AGRICULTURE DAY
03/24/14
TOMORROW IS NATIONAL AGRICULTURE DAY…..
MARCH 25TH HAS BEEN SET ASIDE ANNUALLY SINCE 1973 TO HIGHLIGHT  THE MANY WAYS AMERICA’S FOOD SYSTEM IMPROVES THE QUALITY OF LIE FOR EVERYONE…

TODAY’S FARMER GROWS TWICE AS MUCH FOOD AS THEIR PARENTS DID….BUT USE LESS LAND….WATER….AND ENERGY TO DO SO…..
AND WHILE THE TOTAL NUMBER  OF FARMS IN THE U-S HAS STEADILY DECLINED OVER THE YEARS…..AGRICULTURAL  PRODUCTION CONTINUES TO MEET THE NEEDS OF
A GROWING GLOBAL POPULATION….AND 90-PERCENT OF TODAY’S FARMS ARE SILL OPERATED BY FAMILIES OR INDIVIDUALS…..



VISION MONTH
03/24/14
GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR HAS PROCLAIMED MARCH “SAVE YOUR VISION” MONTH….AND THE KENTUCKY OPTOMETRIC ASSOCIATION IS OFFERING SOME SUGGESTIONS
FOR A LIFETIME OF HEALTH VISION….MORE ON THE STORY FROM RICHARD FARMER……
FOR MORE INFORMATION LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE


ACCIDENT
03/24/14
A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT AT THE INTER-SECTION OF LOUISVILLE ROAD AND MT. OLIVET ROAD IN WARREN COUNTY INJURED ONE PERSON….

ACCORDING TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….A VEHICLE DRIVEN BY 53 YEAR OLD DONITA  LASHLEY OF AUBURN RAN THE RED LIGHT AND HIT A
VEHICLE OPERATED BY A 17 YEAR OLD JUVENILE….
THE JUVENILE WAS TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN AND LASHLEY WAS CHARGED WITH DUI-AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE, WANTON
ENDANGERMENT AND CRIMINAL MISCHIEF…..


BALLOT APPLICATIONS
03/24/14



ARREST
03/24/14

OFFICER CHAD FOSTER WITH SCOTTVILLE POLICE STOPPED A VEHICLE FOR DISREGARDING A STOP SIGN…..AND CHARGED WITH DRIVER…35 YEAR OLD OSCAR LOPEZ
OF 83-61 HOLLAND ROAD….WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AGGRAVATED-CIRCUMSTANCE……….

AND AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP……ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR CHARGED 37 YEAR OLD KELLI A. FISHER OF 26-98 SMITHS GROVE WITH DUI, POSSESSION OF
SYNTHETIC DRUGS AND POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA…….



LAKE
03/24/14

AFTER BEING AHEAD OF SCHEDULE LAST WEEK…..RANGER JOHN FILINGHAM  TELLS NEWSWATCH THAT THEY ARE BACK ON SCHEDULE IN RAISING THE LEVEL OF
BARREN RIVER LAKE TO SUMMER POOL……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE



911 PROBLEMS
03/24/14

THE SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY DISPATCH CENTER HAS BEEN HAVING PROBLEMS RECEIVING NINE-ONE-ONE CALLS FROM CELL PHONES….
DISPATCHERS TELL NEWSWATCH THAT THEY ARE RECEIVING SOME NINE-ONE-ONE CELL PHONE CALLS BUT NOT OTHERS….
AND TECHNICIANS CONTINUE TO WORK ON THE PROBLEM……



AG FUNDS APPROVED
03/24/14
THE KENTUCKY AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT BOARD HAS APPROVED $555,026 FOR 11 AGRICULTURAL DIVERSIFICATION PROJECTS ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH….

FIVE COUNTY AGRICULTURAL INVESTMENT PROGRAMS….TOTALING JUST OVER $357,000 WERE APPROVED FOR ALLEN, BREATHITT, CLINTON, HENRY AND MAGOFFIN
COUNTIES…..IN ADDITION ALMOST $235,000 WAS APPROVED TO SUPPLEMENT AN EXISTING PROGRAM IN LEWIS COUNTY…
ALMOST 36-THOUSAND DOLLARS WAS APPROVED FOR TWO SHARED USE EQUIPMENT PROGRAMS IN CLAY AND MENIFEE COUNTIES….AND $7,500 WAS APPROVED FOR
THE DECEASED FARM ANIMAL REMOVAL PROGRAM IN HART COUNTY….
IN ADDITION….THE KENTUCKY SHEEP AND GOAT DEVELOPMENT OFFICE AND LEE’S PLANT FARM IN LARUE COUNTY WERE EACH AWARDED $60,000 …



MEETINGS
03/24/14

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK.

TONIGHT…..HALF-WAY LODGE MEETS AT 7….

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

THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT 4 INTERMEDIATE CENTER SITE BASED COUNCIL WILL MEET, THE MIDDLE SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCIL MEETS AT 5 AND THE JAYCEES MEET
THURSDAY NIGHT AT 7……



MISSING EDMONSON COUNTY MAN
03/24/14

STATE POLICE CONTINUE LOOKING FOR AN EDMONSON COUNTY MAN THAT WAS REPORTED MISSING IN MAY OF TWENTY-11….

39 YEAR OLD MICHAEL VINCENT OF BROWNSVILLE….WHO  WAS LAST SEEN NEAR  THE AREA OF 11-56 OAK GROVE ROAD IN BROWNSVILLE…HE’S DESCRIBED AS A WHITE
MALE….FIVE-FEET SIX-INCHES S TALL….AND WEIGHS APPROXIMATELY 155 POUNDS….
HE WAS LAST SEEN WEARING JEANS….NO SHIRT…AND UNKNOWN TYPE OF SHOES….HE ALSO HAS A GOLD EARRING IN HIS LEFT EAR….A LARGE DRAGON TATTOO ON HIS
BACK AND A GRIM REAPER ON HIS RIGHT SHOULDER….
ANYONE WITH INFORMATION AS TO THE WHEREABOUTS OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE DISAPPEARANCE OF MICHAEL VINCENT IS ASKED TO CONTACT STATE
POLICE AT 800-222-5555…..


KYNECT ENROLLMENT
03/24/14

WITH THE ENROLLMENT DEADLINE COMING UP MARCH 31ST….MORE THAN 321,000 KENTUCKIANS HAVE ENROLLED IN NEW HEALTHCARE COVERAGE THROUGH
“KYNECT”…..

BEGINNING APRIL FIRST…..INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE UNINSURED COULD FACE A FINANCIAL PENALTY OF $95 OR ONE-PERCENT OF THEIR INCOME…. WHICHEVER IS
GREATER…..AND THAT PENALTY APPLIES TO EVERY UNINSURED MEMBER OF A HOUSEHOLD AND INCREASES FROM YEAR TO YEAR….

OF THE 321-THOUSAND KENTUCKIANS ENROLLED…..257, 477 HAVE QUALIFIED FOR MEDICAID COVERAGE AND 64,455 HAVE PURCHASED PRIVATE INSURANCE……


MISSED SCHOOL DAYS
03/24/14
HOUSE AND SENATE NEGOTIATORS HAVE COME UP WITH A TENTATIVE PLAN TO PROVIDE RELIEF TO SCHOOL DISTRICTS  THAT  HAVE MISSED SEVERAL WEEKS OF
CLASSES THIS YEAR BECAUSE OF WINTER WEATHER….

THE PLAN WOULD END THE SCHOOL YEAR ON JUNE 11TH FOR ALL SCHOOL DISTRICTS….INCLUDING THOSE THAT HAVE NOT REACHED THE STATE- MANDATED ONE-
THOSUND-62 HOURS OF INSTRUCTION….
IN ADDITION….ALL SCHOOLS DISTRICTS COULD EXTEND THE LENGTH OF THEIR REMAINING DAYS IN AN ATTEMPT TO REACH THE ONE-THOUSAND-62 HOURS..
HOWEVER…NO SCHOOL DAY COULD INCLUDE MORE THAN SEVEN INSTRUCTIONAL HOURS….AND SCHOOLS COULD NOT HOLD CLASSES ON SATURDAY TO MAKE UP
LOST TIME….

GENERAL ASSEMBLY
03/24/14

WITH JUST A FEW WORKING DAY LEFT IN THE TWENTY-14 SESSION OF THE KENTUCKY GENERAL ASSEMBLY…..KEITH WEST TAKES A LOOK BACK ON LAST WEEK…….
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
NEXT MONDAY….THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY WILL RECESS AND WILL RETURN TO FRANKFORT IN APRIL FOR TWO DAY TO CONSIDER ANY VETOES BY GOVERNOR STEVE
BESHEAR BEFORE ADJOURNING THE SESSION……






GENERAL ASSEMBLY
03/24/14

WITH JUST A FEW WORKING DAY LEFT IN THE TWENTY-14 SESSION OF THE KENTUCKY GENERAL ASSEMBLY…..KEITH WEST TAKES A LOOK BACK ON LAST WEEK…….
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
NEXT MONDAY….THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY WILL RECESS AND WILL RETURN TO FRANKFORT IN APRIL FOR TWO DAY TO CONSIDER ANY VETOES BY GOVERNOR STEVE
BESHEAR BEFORE ADJOURNING THE SESSION……






SPORTS
03/24/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….


THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAM  PLAYS AT FRANKLIN/SIMPSON….

AND THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS ON THE ROAD TO METCALFE COUNTY……


IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL…..BOWLING GREEN HOSTS GREENWOOD, CAVERNA IS ON THE ROAD TO CLINTON COUNTY, HART COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY JOHN
HARDIN, SOUTH WARREN ENTERTAINS WARREN EAST AND WARREN CENTRAL IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON OHIO COUNTY…..

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL HAS…..BARREN COUNTY HOSTS METCALFE COUNTY, BOWLING GREEN IS AT HOME TO PLAY LOGAN COUNTY, CAVERNA TRAVELS TO BUTLER
COUNTY, EDMONSON COUNTY GOES TO GREENWOOD, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON ENTERTAINS SOUTH WARREN,  GLASGOW IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON WARREN EAST, HART
COUNTY HOSTS TAYLOR COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL IS AT HOME TO PLAY OHIO COUNTY…..


AT THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT….

TENNESSEE TAKES ON ST JOHN’S AND KENTUCKY PLAYS SYRACUSE…..



ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

COVINGTON CATHOLIC CLAIMED THE BOY’S STATE BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A 59 TO 51 OVERTIME WIN OVER SCOTT COUNTY,…

AT THE MEN’S NCAA TOURNAMENT…..KENTUCKY GOT PAST WICHITA STATE 78 TO 76 AMD TENNESSEE BEAT MERCER  83 TO 63…..

AT THE WOMEN’S TOURNAMENT…IT WAS LOUISVILLE 88 AND IDAHO 42 AND OREGON STATE DOWNED MIDDLE TENNESSEE 55 TO 36……




ABSHER
3-21-14
56-YEAR-OLD JEFFERY ASHBER DIED TODAY (FRI) AT HIS HOME…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE MONDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT THE T.W. CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME
WITH BURIAL IN THE MT OLIVE CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AT NOON ON SUNDAY AT THE T.W. CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS FATHER GORDON ASHBER…DAUGHTER ASHLEY AND HER HUSBAND CHAD CLINE ALL FROM SCOTTSVILLE…DAUGHTER BETH ASHBER OF
BOWLING GREEN…ONE SON…ZACH ASHBER OF MARYLAND … AND ONE SISTER CADE CLINE OF SCOTTSVILLE….THREE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE




BARREN EDMONSON ALLEN DRUG TASK FORCE
3-21-13



A SCOTTSVILLE MAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER THE BARREN-EDMONSON-ALLEN COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE DISCOVERED A MARIJUANA GROW OPERATION.

A SEARCH WARRANT WAS ISSUED FOR 317 NORTH 6TH STREET AND OFFICERS RECOVERED 88 POT PLANTS IN AN OUT BUILDING IN THE REAR OF THE RESIDENCE….
THE PLANTS ALONG WITH VARIOUS OTHER ITEMS OF INDOOR GROW EQUIPMENT AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA WERE SEIZED.
THE STREET VALUE OF THE MARIJUANA RECOVERED WAS VALUED AT MORE THAN ONE MILLION DOLLARS.

33-YEAR-OLD DANIEL DAVIS WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH CULTIVATION OF MARIJUANA OVER FIVE PLANTS.
DEPUTIES FROM THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT AND OFFICER FROM THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT ASSISTED THE TASK FORCE IN THE SEARCH
WARRANT.






NASA PLANE COMING TO BOWLING GREEN’S AIRPARK
3-21-14


AN AIR PLANE, USED BY ASTRONAUTS JOHN GLEN, NEIL ARMSTRONG AND ALAN SHEPARD IS MAKING IT’S WAY TO THE AVIATION HERITAGE PARK IN BOWLING GREEN.

THE NASA T-38 TALON AIRPLANE IS COMING FROM ARIZONA AND SHOULD ARRIVE TOMORROW (SAT)
THIS PARTICULAR PLANE WAS FOR ASTRONAUTS TO USE FOR TRAVEL AND AS CHASE PLANES AND WAS USED DURING THE APOLLO, GEMINI AND MERCURY MISSIONS






SCOTTSVILLE MAN IN SIMPSON COURT
3-21-14


A SCOTTSVILLE MAN HAS PLEAD GUILTY TO OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL AND OR DRUGS IN SIMPSON DISTRICT COURT..

22-YEAR-OLD BRANDON PIERCE WAS ORDERED TO SERVE FOUR-DAYS IN JAIL AND PAY VARIOUS COSTS TOTALING $754 AND HIS LICENSE WAS SUSPENDED FOR 30 DAYS.






70 YEAR OLD INDICTED
3-21-14
.

THE SIMPSON COUNTY GRAND JURY HAS INDICTED A 70-YEAR-OLD WHO ON JAN. 4 ALLEGEDLY FIRED A HAND GUN AT HIS PEPPER STREET HOME.

WILLIAM F. ROBERTS OF FRANKLIN AT THE TIME OF HIS ARREST, IS CHARGED WITH WANTON ENDANGERMENT AND THIRD-DEGREE TERRORISTIC THREATENING AFTER
HE GOT INTO AN ARGUMENT WITH HIS SON AND FIRED A HANDGUN AT HIS SON, STRIKING A PIECE OF FURNITURE AND A WALL, MISSING HIS SON BY TWO TO THREE FEET.

OTHER FAMILY MEMBERS WERE IN THE ROOM AT THE TIME..

WE REMIND LISTENERS AN INDICTMENT IS A IS A FORMAL CHARGE BY A GRAND JURY AND IS NOT PROOF OF GUILT.






BG POLICE MAKE AN ARREST
3-21-14



BOWLING GREEN POLICE ARRESTED A SHOP H Q EMPLOYEE AFTER AN INVESTIGATION OF THEFT…

OVER A THREE YEAR PERIOD, PAUL OSBORN WAS ABLE TO STEAL JEWELRY TWO HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OF JEWELRY.

WHEN SHOP HQ STAFF NOTICED THE SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY ON SURVEILLANCE, THEY CALLED POLICE IN FOR HELP IMMEDIATELY.

AND OSBORNE HAS NO PREVIOUS RECORD OF THEFT IS CURRENTLY BEING HELD IN THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL JAIL ON A $10,000 BOND….







BILL TO REDUCE TIME IN JUVIE FOR KIDS
3-21-14
.


LEGISLATION AIMED AT HAVING FEWER CHILDREN LOCKED UP IN JUVENILE DETENTION CENTERS PASSED THE KENTUCKY SENATE YESTERDAY (THURS).
A MAJOR THRUST OF THE MEASURE WOULD STEER MORE YOUNG OFFENDERS TOWARD COMMUNITY-BASED TREATMENT AS AN ALTERNATIVE TO DETENTION.
THE MEASURE NOW GOES TO THE HOUSE FOR CONSIDERATION.
THE BILL AIMS TO KEEP MORE KIDS OUT OF DETENTION CENTERS FOR SKIPPING SCHOOL, RUNNING AWAY OR SMOKING. ITS REACH WOULD GO FURTHER, ALLOWING
YOUTHS ACCUSED OF MISDEMEANORS OR LESSER FELONIES TO AVOID DETENTION TIME, UNLESS THEY COMMITTED SEX OR WEAPONS CRIMES OR HAD ONE PRIOR
OFFENSE.







BOYS SWEET 16
3-21-14


THE BOYS SWEET SIXTEEN CONTINUES TODAY AT RUPP ARENA.



IN TODAY’S FIRST GAME THAT STARTS AT NOON IT WILL BE HOPKINSVILLE AND TRINITY….THE SECOND GAME WILL BE BETWEEN SCOTT COUNTY AND JOHNSON
CENTRAL….

IN THE NIGHTCAP BOWLING GREEN TAKES ON MCCRACKEN COUNTY AND THE FINAL GAME WILL BE BETWEEN BARDSTOWN AND COVINGTON…..

THE FIRST GAME STARTS AT 11:45 THIS MORNING AND THE SECOND SET OF GAMES BEGINS 5:15 THIS AFTERNOON ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 1250 WLCK!







SCORES
3-212-14



ON THE SCOREBOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN THE MEN’S NCAA TOURNAMENT….. HARVARD BEAT CINCINNATI 61- 57….. OREGON GOT THE BEST OF B-Y-U 87-68….IT WAS ST LOUIS OVER NORTH CAROLINA STATE 83
TO 80 AND LOUISVILLE BEAT MANHATTAN 71 TO 64.

AT THE BOYS SWEET 16 YESTERDAY….. IT WAS MCCRACKEN COUNTY OVER WAYNE COUNTY 81-74….BOWLING GREEN BEAT KNOTT COUNTY CENTRAL 65 TO
58……BARDSTOWN SHUT OUT PLEASURE RIDGE PARK 75 TO 70 AND COVINGTON GOT THE BEST OF CLAY COUNTY 80-78.







JUDGE GIVES MORE TIME
3-21-14


A FEDERAL JUDGE HAS GIVEN THE COMMONWEALTH MORE TIME TO OFFICIALLY RECOGNIZE SAME-SEX MARRIAGES PERFORMED IN OTHER STATES AND COUNTRIES,
SAYING DOING SO WILL ALLOW THE LAW TO BECOME SETTLED WITHOUT CAUSING CONFUSION OR GRANTING RIGHTS ONLY TO HAVE THEM TAKEN AWAY.
THE RULING CAME JUST TWO DAYS BEFORE GAY COUPLES WOULD HAVE BEEN ALLOWED TO CHANGE THEIR NAMES ON OFFICIAL IDENTIFICATIONS AND DOCUMENTS
AND OBTAIN THE BENEFITS OF ANY OTHER MARRIED COUPLE IN KENTUCKY.
WITHOUT THE RULING, THE STATE WOULD HAVE HAD TO START ALLOWING SAME-SEX COUPLES TO START COLLECTING MARRIAGE BENEFITS. THE RULING DID NOT DEAL
WITH THE ISSUE OF WHETHER SAME-SEX COUPLES COULD GET MARRIAGE LICENSES IN KENTUCKY. THAT IS THE SUBJECT OF A SEPARATE LAWSUIT EXPECTED TO BE
RESOLVED BY THE SUMMER.






ALCOHOL SALES BILL
3-21-14


KENTUCKY LAWMAKERS HAVE WRAPPED UP WORK ON A BILL AIMED AT ALLOWING LOCAL-OPTION ELECTIONS ON WHETHER TO LEGALIZE ALCOHOL SALES AT MORE
STATE PARKS.
THE STATE SENATE PASSED THE MEASURE YESTERDAY (THUR), SENDING IT TO GOV. STEVE BESHEAR FOR HIS CONSIDERATION…. THE BILL PREVIOUSLY PASSED THE
HOUSE.
HOUSE SPEAKER PRO TEM LARRY CLARK SAYS HIS BILL WOULD BE A WAY FOR STATE PARKS TO RAISE MORE REVENUE.
MOST STATE PARKS AND GOLF COURSES ARE IN COUNTIES WHERE ALCOHOL SALES ARE PROHIBITED.
THE BILL WOULD ALLOW RESIDENTS OF PRECINCTS WHERE STATE PARK LODGES OR GOLF COURSES ARE SITUATED TO PETITION FOR THE LOCAL-OPTION ELECTIONS.
THE BALLOT ISSUE WOULD BE WHETHER TO ALLOW ALCOHOL TO BE SOLD BY THE DRINK AT THE LOCAL PARK OR GOLF COURSE.






DEADLINE FOR INDEPENDENT CANDIDATES TO FILE
3-21-14




INDIVIDUALS SEEKING TO RUN AS INDEPENDENT, POLITICAL ORGANIZATION OR POLITICAL GROUP CANDIDATES FOR CERTAIN PARTISAN OFFICES MUST FILE THEIR
STATEMENT-OF-CANDIDACY FORMS NO LATER THAN TUESDAY, APRIL 1st AT 4 P.M. IN ORDER TO BE PLACED ON THE BALLOT FOR THE NOVEMBER GENERAL ELECTION.

POTENTIAL CANDIDATES SHOULD CONTACT THE SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE OR THEIR LOCAL COUNTY CLERKS TO OBTAIN THE NECESSARY PAPERWORK.










SWEET 16 SCORES FOR THURSDAY
3-20-14
THE BOYS SWEET 16 CONTINUES THIS AFTERNOON AT RUPP ARENEA….
IN THE MORNING GAMES MCCRACKEN COUNTY BEAT WAYNE COUNTY 81-74 AND BOWLING GREEN BEAT KNOTT COUNTY CENTRAL 65-58….
GAMES CONTINUE THIS EVENING….WHEN BARDSTOWN GOES AGAINST PLEASURE RIDGE PARK AT 5:30 AND THEN CLAY COUNTY TANGLES WITH  COVINGTON
CATHOLIC…..
AND YOU CAN HEAR COVERAGE OF THOSE GAMES STARTING AT 5:15 ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 1250 WLCK!
KSP SEARCHING FOR ARSON INVESTIGATOR
3-21-14

THE KENTUCKY STATE POLICE IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF ARSON INVESTIGATOR FOR POST 2 IN MADISONVILLE, WHICH SERVES
CALDWELL, CHRISTIAN, CRITTENDEN, HOPKINS, MUHLENBERG, TODD, AND WEBSTER COUNTIES.

ANYONE INTERESTED IN APPLYING SHOULD VISIT THE KSP WEBSITE AT KENTUCKY STATE POLICE DOT ORG.

ALL APPLICATIONS AND REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED BY MARCH 31ST.








FIRES
3-20-14
SCOTTSVILLE AND EAST ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENTS WERE CALLED TO A GRASS FIRE AT 4780 HOLLAND ROAD (THURS) THIS AFTERNOON AROUND 12:45 AND EMS WAS
CALLED TO THE SCENE AFTER SOMEONE WAS REPORTED TO HAVE BEEN BURNED….

AND THEN AROUND 2:50 THIS AFTERNOON THE SOUTH ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT WAS CALLED TO A LARGE PILE OF TIRES THAT WERE BURNING AND HAD CAUGHT
NEARBY WOODLAND ON FIRE ON WEST PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH ROAD.




McFARLAND
3-20-14
90-YEAR-OLD LOIS McFARLAND OF GLASGOW DIED TODAY (THURS) AT MAGNOLIA VILLAGE IN BOWLING GREEN…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT
THREE AT THE HATCHER AND SADDLER FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE GLASGOW MUNICIPAL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER THREE TOMORROW (FRI)
AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME.


SHE IS SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER…LORETTA WEST OF SCOTTSVILLE…A SON AND DAUGHTER0IN-LAW… JERRY AND JO OF GLASGOW…A SISTER…MARINE CAFFEE OF
INDIANA AND A BROTHER NEAL WORD OF EDMONTON…. FOUR GRANDCHILDREN AND 9 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.





BOATS DAMAGED
3-21-14
FOUR BOATS WERE DAMAGED AND ONE SANK TO THE BOTTOM OF BARREN RIVER LAKE AFTER 250 POUNDS OF HEAVY SNOW CAUSED THE DOCK AT THE NARROW’S
MARINA TO COLLAPSE….

A DIVER WILL BE SWIMMING TO THE BOTTOM OF THE LAKE TO EXAMINE HOW THE BOAT IS POSITIONED…AND WILL RAISE IT BY AIR BAGS AND THE IT WILL BE EMPTIED OF
ITS WATER…

THE SEASON OPENING FOR NARROWS MARINA IS SCHEDULED FOR MID APRIL….AND WHILE WORK IS BEING DONE…. THE STATE DOCK IS ACCOMMODATING BOATS THAT
AREN'T ABLE TO FIT AT NARROW'S MARINA.





FRANKLIN MAN ARRESTED IN ARMED ROBBERY
3-21-14
THE NAME OF A MAN WHO IS A SUSPECT IN AN ARMED ROBBERY IN FRANKLIN HAS BEEN RELEASED BY THE FRANKLIN POLICE DEPARTMENT.


ACCORDING TO THE FRANKLIN FAVORITE…..23-YEAR-OLD CEDRIC R. HILL-MONGER OF FRANKLIN WAS FOUND TO BE STAYING AT A HOTEL IN NASHVILLE AND WAS
MONITORED BY THE FBI UNTIL A WARRANT WAS OBTAINED FOR HIS ARREST IN THE ROBBERY OF THE SOUTH MAIN STREET U.S. BANK THAT OCCURRED IN FEBRUARY.

UNTIL EXTRADITED TO KENTUCKY, HILL-MONGER IS BEING HELD IN THE DAVIDSON COUNTY JAIL IN NASHVILLE ON A $250,000 BOND.





EDMONSON MAN ARRESTED ON THREE INDICTMENTS
3-21-14

A 26 –YEAR-OLD EDMONSON COUNTY MAN HAS BEEN ARRESTED ON NUMEROUS INDICTMENT WARRANTS….

THE FIRST INDICTMENT ON BARTON HOUCHIN WAS ISSUED FROM GRAYSON COUNTY FOR CRIMINAL POSSESSION OF A FORGED INSTRUMENT AND THEFT BY DECEPTION
INCLUDING COLD CHECKS U/$500. HOUCHIN'S BOND IS SET AT $5000.00 CASH IN THIS CASE.

THE SECOND INDICTMENT IS A RESULT OF A CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION BY THE EDMONSON COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT IN REGARDS TO A THEFT COMPLAINT. IN
THIS INDICTMENT HOUCHIN WAS CHARGED WITH THEFT BY UNLAWFULLY TAKING OR DISTRIBUTION- SHOPLIFTING UNDER $500, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED
SUBSTANCE, PRESCRIPTION CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE NOT IN PROPER CONTAINER, PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER, THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISTRIBUTION
OF $500 OR MORE BUT UNDER $10,000, RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY UNDER $10,000, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA AND POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED
SUBSTANCE…. HOUCHIN'S  BOND IS SET AT $10,000 CASH IN THIS CASE.

AND THE THIRD INDICTMENT STEMS FROM A BURGLARY INVESTIGATION THAT OCCURRED IN SMITHS GROVE IN FEBRUARY AT JOHNNY'S AUTOMOTIVE.

THE BUSINESS WAS BURGLARIZED TWO TIMES WITHIN A THREE DAY PERIOD IN WHICH AN ESTIMATED THREE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS WORTH OF
PROPERTY WAS STOLEN.  JUST DAYS AFTER THE BURGLARIES, BARTON HOUCHIN WAS FOUND TO BE IN POSSESSION OF THE MAJORITY OF THE ITEMS STOLEN FROM
THE BUSINESS.  ON THIS INDICTMENT HE WAS CHARGED WITH RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY UNDER $10,000, AS WELL AS BEING PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER 1ST
DEGREE.  HOUCHIN'S BOND IS SET AT $10,000 CASH IN THIS CASE.





MEN’S NCAA TOURNAMENT
3-21-14
AT THE MEN’S NCAA TOURNAMENT…..
CREIGHTON TAKES ON LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE….. KENTUCKY PLAYS KANSAS STATE….. LOUISVILLE GOES AGAINST MANHATTAN AND  MASSACHUSETTS PLAYS
TENNESSEE…..



KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION
03/20/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY PRIMARY CENTER WILL BE HOLD KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEAR….THIS AFTERNOON FROM FOUR TO SIX IN THE AUXILIARY
GYM AT THE PRIMARY CENTER….READING COACH KATHY CLARK…..
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE A SOCIAL SECURITY CARD…. KENTUCKY IMMUNIZATION CERTIFICATE….AND A CERTIFIED BIRTH CERTIFICATE…..






ASSAULT
03/20/14

THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT IS INVESTIGATING AN ASSAULT THAT OCCURRED IN THE 500-BOCK OF PLANO/RICHPOND ROAD…

THE VICTIM TOLD DEPUTIES THAT WHILE RUNNING HE WAS JUMPED BY THREE WHITE MALES AND WAS INJURED WITH A KNIFE….THE VICTIM ADVISED THERE WERE FOUR
SUSPECTS THAT FLED IN A BLUE NISSAN CAR…
\ONE SUSPECT…WHO WAS WEARING A BLACK-T-SHIRT AND SHORTS…WAS ALSO INURED IN THE ALTERCATION…HE IS APPROXIMATELY FIVE-FEET NINE-INCHES TALL
AND MAY HAVE A CUT ON HIS RIGHT ARM….
ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON THIS INCIDENT IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT AT 842-1633…….








FEED THE NEED
03/20/14

THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT IS JOINING FORCES WITH UNITED WAY TO HELP FEED THE NEEDY IN SCOTTSVILLE AND ALLEN COUNTY….POLICE CHIEF JEFF
PEARSON TELLS US MORE……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE FOOD DRIVE RUNS THRU TOMORROW……







INDEPENDENT CANDIDATES
03/20/14

INDIVIDUALS SEEKING TO RUN AS INDEPENDENT…..POLITICAL ORGANIZATION….OR POLITICAL GROUP CANDIDATES  FOR CERTAIN PARTISAN  OFFICES…ARE  REMINDED
THEY MUST FILE THEIR STATEMENT-OF-CANDIDACY FORMS NO LATER THANT TUESDAY,  APRIL FIRST AT FOUR…IN ORDER TO BE PLACED ON THE BALLOT FOR THE
NOVEMBER GENERAL ELECTION….
POTENTIAL CANDIDATES SHOULD CONTACT THE SECRETARY OF STATE’S OFFICE OR THEIR LOCAL COUNTY CLERK TO OBTAIN THE NECESSARY PAPERWORK…..

MORE INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON-LINE AT SOS.KY.GOV






CHAMBER
03/20/14

THE GUEST SPEAKER AT THIS MORNING’S SCOTTSVILLE/ALLEN COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BREAKFAST CLUB WAS JEFF SKRUGGS WHO IS  EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
OF THE BARREN-EDMONDSON-ALLEN DRUG TASK FORDE…AND  HE TALKED ABOUT THEIR PRIORITY……..
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE CHAMBER’S TWENTY-14 HOME TOWN HERO WAS ALSO ANNOUNCED…. CHAMBER EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR BETH HERRINGTON……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE OFFICIAL HOMETOWN HERO/WALL OF FAME INDUCTION FOR MIKE COOKSEY WILL BE SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH AT 11 AT THE WASHINGTON OFFICE CENTER…….






ARRESTS
03/20/14

SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER CHAD FOSTER SERVED THREE HENDERSON COUNTY WARRANTS ON 31 YEAR OLD DANIEL DAVIS OF THREE-17 NORTH SIXTH STREET….
54 YEAR OLD LARRY E. WHITNEY OF TWO-12 BURNLEY ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS ON AN ALLEN COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO
APPEAR…..
AND OFFICER FOSTER ARRESTED 22 YEAR OLD DAVID A. DISMOND OF FOUR-19 CEDAR HILL ROAD ON ALLEN COUNTY WARRANTS CHARGING BAIL VIOLATION AND THREE
COUNTS OF FAILURE TO APPEAR…..






ARRESTS
03/20/14

SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER CHAD FOSTER SERVED THREE HENDERSON COUNTY WARRANTS ON 31 YEAR OLD DANIEL DAVIS OF THREE-17 NORTH SIXTH STREET….
54 YEAR OLD LARRY E. WHITNEY OF TWO-12 BURNLEY ROAD WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS ON AN ALLEN COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO
APPEAR…..
AND OFFICER FOSTER ARRESTED 22 YEAR OLD DAVID A. DISMOND OF FOUR-19 CEDAR HILL ROAD ON ALLEN COUNTY WARRANTS CHARGING BAIL VIOLATION AND THREE
COUNTS OF FAILURE TO APPEAR…..






RETURNED CARDS
03/20/14

BECAUSE OF THE TWENTY-10 CENSUS…..SOME CHANGES HAD TO BE MADE TO SOME VOTING PRECINCTS IN ALLEN COUNTY….NOTIFICATIONS WERE MAILED TO THOSE
INDIVIDUALS AFFECTED….BUT THE COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE TELLS NEWSWATCH THAT A NUMBER OF THOSE CARDS HAVE BEEN RETURNED…..
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE







THEFT
03/20/14


THE THEFT OF A SIGN AND METAL POST REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…

TODD SNYDER OF 40-42 MITCHELL WEAVER ROAD TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THE “NO PARKING” SIGN HAD BEEN TAKEN AND HE WOULD LIKE IT BACK…….






SPORTS
03/20/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

OPENING ROUND ACTION AT THE BOY’S SWEET 16 CONTINUES  TODAY AT RUPP ARENA…..

AT 11 THIS MORNING…..MCCRACKEN COUNTY PLAYS WAYNE COUNTY….THEN AT 12:30 FOURTH REGION CHAMPIONS BOWLING GREEN TAKES ON KNOTT COUNTY
CENTRAL….

IN TONIGHT’S SESSION….BARDSTOWN TANGLES WITH PLEASURE RIDGE PARK AT 5:30 AND CLAY  COUNTY GOES AGAINST COVINGTON CATHOLIC….

AND YOU CAN HEAR THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50….WLCK….. STARTING AT 10:45 THIS MORNING…….(5:15 THIS AFTERNOON )…..


IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…..
BARREN COUNTY GOES TO LOGAN COUNTY, CAVERNA PLAYS AT GREEN COUNTY,  GLASGOW ENTERTAINS SOUTH WARREN, HART COUNTY  IS ON THE ROAD TO
METCALFE COUNTY, MONROE COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON CUMBERLAND COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL TRAVELS TO BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY…..

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS…..BOWLING GREEN HOSTS GLASGOW,  CAVERNA IS AT HOME TO PLAY CAMPBELLSVILLE, EDMONSON COUNTY ENTERTAINS CUMBERLAND
COUNTY, HART COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON WARREN CENTRAL, METCALFE COUNTY HOSTS ADAIR COUNTY AND MONROE COUNTY IS AT HME TO PLAY GREEN
COUNTY…..


AT THE MEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT…..

HARVARD PLAYS CINCINNATI AND LOUISVILLE TAKES ON MANHATTAN……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

AT THE MEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT…TENNESSEE GOT PAST IOWA IN OVER TIME 78 TO 65…..

AT THE BOY’S SWEET 16….HOPKINSVILLE BEAT SOUTH OLDHAM 83 TO 62, IT WAS LOUISVILLE TRINITY 55 AND OWENSBORO 41, SCOTT COUNTY DOWNED FLEMING
COUNTY 77 TO 66 AND JOHNSON CENTRAL GOT PAST CAMPBELL COUNTY 58 TO 56…..





KENTUCKY’S UNEMPLOYMENT RATE UNCHANGED
03/19/14

ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING….THE COMMONWEALTH’S ANNUAL UNEMPLOYMENT RATE REMAINED UNCHANGED AT 8.3% FROM 2012-
2013…WHILE NON-FARM EMPLOYMENT GAINED 15, 500 JOBS…..

AT THE SAME TIME….THE U-S ANNUAL JOBLESS RATE FELL FROM 8.1% IN 2012 TO 7.1% LAST YEAR… AS ANNUAL UNEMPLOYMENT RATES DECLINED IN ALL STATES WITH
THE EXCEPTION OF ILLINOIS….MASSACHUSETTS…AND OKLAHOMA….

NORTH DAKOTA POSTED THE LOWEST JOBLESS RATE LAST YEAR AT THREE PERCENT…WHILE NEVADA HAD THE HIGHEST UNEMPLOYMENT RATE AT 9.8%….






HS SCHEDULE
03/20/14

IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…..
BARREN COUNTY GOES TO LOGAN COUNTY, CAVERNA PLAYS AT GREEN COUNTY, GLASGOW ENTERTAINS SOUTH WARREN, HART COUNTY  IS ON THE ROAD TO
METCALFE COUNTY, MONROE COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON CUMBERLAND COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL TRAVELS TO BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY…..

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS…..BOWLING GREEN HOSTS GLASGOW,  CAVERNA IS AT HOME TO PLAY CAMPBELLSVILLE, EDMONSON COUNTY ENTERTAINS CUMBERLAND
COUNTY, HART COUNTY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON WARREN CENTRAL, METCALFE COUNTY HOSTS ADAIR COUNTY AND MONROE COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY GREEN
COUNTY…..






STATE BUDGET
03/19/14

THE SENATE APPROPRIATIONS AND REVENUE COMMITTEE HAS TAKEN UP THE HOUSE VERSION OF THE PROPOSED NEW STATE BUDGET….BRUCE SMITH HAS
DETAILS……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE  
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY WILL MEET THRU MARCH 31ST….AND WILL THEN RECESS…..
THEY’LL RETURN TO FRANKFORT FOR TWO DAYS IN APRIL TO CONSIDER ANY VETOES BY GOVERNOR STEVE BESHEAR BEFORE ADJOURNING THE SESSION…….






ARREST
03/19/14

BOWLING GREEN POLICE HAVE MADE AN ARREST IN CONNECTION WITH A STABBING AT ROCKY’S BAR LOCATED AT 332 EAST MAIN STREET…

WHEN OFFICERS ARRIVED THEY LOCATED 24 YEAR OLD BRYSON MARTINEZ OF BOWLING GREEN BLEEDING FROM THE FOREHEAD AND NOSE…
26 YEAR OLD JOHNNY COKER OF BOWLING GREEN WAS SUFFERING FROM A LACERATION TO HIS HEAD AFTER BEING STRUCK WITH A SKATE BOARD…. AND A SHORT TIME
LATER THE STABBING VICTIM…..28 YEAR OLD ANTONIO WESTRAY OF BOWLING  GREEN…WAS LOCATED AS THE MEDICAL CENTER SUFFERING FROM A STAB WOUND TO
THE CHEST….

MARTINEZ HAS BEEN ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH ASSAULT, POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE….
OFFICERS ARE CONTINUING TO SEARCH FOR THE SUSPECT IN THE ATTACK WITH THE SKATEBOARD…






METCALFE MAN PLEAD GUILTY
03/19/14

THE OWNER OF BANKRUPT YOUNG OIL COMPANY HAS PLEADED GUILTY IN FEDERAL DISTRICT COURT TO CHARGES IN THREE SEPARATE INDICTMENTS, INCLUDING
FAILURE TO FILE AN INCOME TAX RETURN, MAIL FRAUD, SUBMITTING FALSE STATEMENTS FOR THE PURCHASE OF A FIREARM AND ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF A FIREARM BY
A PERSON ADDICTED TO CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES….
AT SENTENCING ON JULY 17TH….54 YEAR OLD ANTHONY YOUNG OF METCALFE COUNTY FACES A MAXIMUM OF 57 YEARS IN PRISON, $1.2 MILLION IN FINES, AND THREE
YEARS OF SUPERVISED RELEASE…..





CLEAN UP WEEK
03/19/14

CLEAN UP WEEK CONTINUES IN SCOTTSVILLE AND ALLEN COUNTY…..

THE TRANSFER STATION IS OPEN UNTIL FIVE, TOMORROW FROM 7-6, FRIDAY FROM 7-5 AND SATURDAY FROM 7-12 NOON…..

THE DUMPING FEE IS $21.80 PER TON, WHICH IS HALF PRICE….
AND KEEP IN MIND THERE ARE NO DROP OFF LOCATIONS AT THE COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENTS…OTHER THAN THE REGULAR RECYCLABLE ITEMS….
AND NO HAZARDOUS MATERIAL, TIRES, BRUSH, OR HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE IS ACCEPTED…..





WORKERS COMP
03/19/14

IN FRANKFORT…A SURPRISE MEASURE TO DOUBLE THE AMOUNT LAWYERS CAN TAKE FROM WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIMS HAS KENTUCKY EMPLOYERS FROM
BUSINESSES TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS UP IN ARMS….MORE ON THE STORY FROM RICHARD FARMER……
FOR MORE INFORMATION LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE






HATLER
03/19/14


76 YEAR OLD JUANITA STINSON HATLER OF THE HOLLAND COMMUNITY DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…FUNERAL SERVICES
WILL BE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN HOLLAND CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW 9THURS0 MORING AT
THE FUNERAL HOME….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER AND SON-N-LAW; VIKKI AND JOHN WEAVER OF SCOTTSVILLE….AND TWO SONS; TIMOTHY OF LOUISVILLE AND SCOTT OF SCOTTSVILLE….
FIVE GRANDCHILDREN, TWO STEP-GRANDCHILDREN AND THREE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….





ACCIDENT
03/19/14

AN ACCIDENT ON HAMMETT HILL ROAD IN WARREN COUNTY INJURED ONE PERSON…..

ACCORDING TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT  40 YEAR OLD CATHERINE MURPHY OF BOWLING GREEN LOST CONTROL OF HER VEHICLE  AND IT
COLLIDED INTO A HILLSIDE…
MURPHY WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN AND WAS CITED FOR DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE…..





RAIDER COMPETITION
03/19/14

13 TEAMS REPRESENTING 18 HIGH SCHOOLS IN KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE WILL BE ON THE ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL CAMPUS SATURDAY FOR  THE
THIRD ANNUAL PATRIOT COMPETITION….

THE AC/S JUNIOR R-O-T-C CADETS AND PATRIOT RAIDER  TEAM MEMBERS WILL SERVE AS HOSTS….BUT WILL NOT BE IN COMPETITION….

THE DAY LONG EVENT  STARTS AT EIGHT….WILL HAVE 16 EVENTS…. AND WILL CONCLUDE WITH THE AWARDS CEREMONY AT FOUR…..







ADOPT A HIGHWAY SPRING CLEAN
03/19/14


THIS IS THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET’S ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY SPRING CLEAN WEEK….

MORE THAN 700 VOLUNTEER GROUPS PARTICIPATE IN THE ADOPT-A-HIGHWAY PROGRAM  WHICH WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1988….
VOLUNTEERS…WHO  ADOPT TWO-MILE SECTIONS OF HIGHWAY UNDER A TWO YEAR  RENEWABLE CONTRACT WITH THE TRANSPORTATION  CABINET…CLEAN ABOUT 48-
HUNDRED MILES  OF ROADSIDE ANNUALLY….
CLEAN UP WEEK RUNS THRU SUNDAY……





LUTTRELL
03/18/14


76 YEAR OLD MARY CHEEK LUTTRELL OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT FRANKLIN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED)
AFTERNOON AT TWO GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CLIFTON CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; TERRY AND MARCIE OF TENNESSEE AND MARK OF SCOTTSVILLE….FOUR DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW;
PHYLLIS AND JEFF CHILDERS OF FLORIDA, SUSAN AND TIM BURNETT OF RUSSELLVILLE, CAROLYN LUTTRELL OF BOWLING GREEN AND SANDY AND IKE FITZPATRICK OF
FOUNTAIN RUN…..AND TWO DAUGHTERS; INEZ EDINBURGH AND BARBARA HEY BOTH OF INDIANA….21 GRANDCHILDREN, 23 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND SEVER GREAT-
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…..









CARTER
03/18/14


51 YEAR OLD ROGER DALE CARTER OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD
FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CHARTER’S CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (WED) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…..

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; PEGGY CARTER….A SON, MATTHEW OF SCOTTSVILLE…TWO BROTHERS AND SISTERS-IN-LAW; JERRY AND MARY ANN OF ADOLPHUS AND
MICHAEL AND PENNY OF SCOTTSVILLE…AND A SISTER; DARLENE CARTER OF SCOTTSVILLE…THREE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….
SCHOOL BOARD
03/18/14

AT LAST NIGHT’S MEETING…THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD AGAIN REVISED THE SCHOOL CALENDAR TO MAKE UP DAYS THAT HAVE BEEN MISSED….AND NOW THE LAST DAY
FOR STUDENTS WILL BE JUNE FIFTH….THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY IS DEBATING TWO BILLS TO GIVE SCHOOL DISTRICTS SOME RELIEF ON MISSED DAYS….BUT DIRECTOR
OF PUPIL PERSONNEL GARY DEWITT SAYS NEITHER BILL WOULD HELP ALLEN COUNTY…..
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE HOUSE HAS ALSO PASSED THEIR VERSION OF THE NEW STATE BUDGET WHICH INCLUDES MORE MONEY FOR EDUCATION…BUT ALSO INCLUDES MANDATED PAY
RAISES WHICH ARE NOT COVERED BY THE EXTRA FUNDS…. SUPERINTENDENT RANDALL JACKSON……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE BOARD ALSO HONORED JAMES HILLOUS PATRICK WHO IS THE SEVENTH PERSON TO RECEIVE THEIR   “VETERANS HONORARY HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA”……





ACCIDENT
03/18/14

AN ACCIDENT ON MAYSVILLE ROAD YESTERDAY SERIOUSLY INJURED FOUR INDIVIDUALS….

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY NICK TABBERT WITH THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….A VEHICLE OPERATED BY 25 YEAR OLD ASHLEY KEEN OF THREE-70
MAYSVILLE ROAD LEFT THE ROADWAY AND STRUCK A TREE…
KEEN WAS FLOWN TO SKYLINE MEDICAL CENTER….A PASSENGER 25 YEAR OLD RYAN PEDIGO OF FOUR-96 MACEDONIA ROAD WAS FLOWN TO VANDERBILT MEDICAL
CENTER….AND TWO JUVENILE PASSENGERS WERE TAKEN BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…..





LEAN UP WEEK
03/18/14


CLEAN UP WEEK CONTINUES IN SCOTTSVILLE AND ALLEN COUNTY…..

THE TRANSFER STATION IS OPEN TODAY AND THURSDAY FROM SEVEN TO SIX……
TOMORROW AND FRIDAY FROM SEVEN TO FIVE
AND SATURDAY FROM SEVEN UNTIL NOON…..

THE DUMPING FEE IS  21-DOLLARS AND 80-CENT PER TON WHICH IS HALF PRICE….
AND KEEP IN MIND THERE ARE NO DROP OFF LOCATIONS AT THE COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENTS…OTHER THAN THE  REGULAR RECYCLABLE ITEMS….
AND NO HAZARDOUS MATERIAL….TIRES…BRUSH…OR HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE IS ACCEPTED…..





SMALLEST HEART MONITOR
03/18/14


THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN IS THE FIRST HOSPITAL  IN THE COMMONWEALTH AND THE SECOND IN THE UNITED STATES TO IMPLANT  THE SMALLEST
IMPLANTABLE CARDIAC MONITOR  DEVICE AVAILABLE  IN THE WORLD TODAY….

THE TINY MONITOR IS APPROXIMATELY ONE-THIRD THE SIZE OF A “TRIPLE-A” BATTERY…MAKING IT MORE THAN 80-PERCENT  SMALLER THAN OTHER INSERTABLE HEART
MONITORS…..
THE DEVICE  ALLOWS PHYSICIANS  TO CONTINUOUSLY  AND WIRELESSLY MONITOR A PATIENT’S HEART  FOR UP TO THREE YEARS….WITH 20-PERCENT MORE DATA
MEMORY  THAN  PREVIOUS IMPLANTED DEVISES…AND IT CAN BE MONITORED FROM  NEARLY  ANY LOCATION IN THE WORLD….





ARREST
03/18/14

A COUPLE OF ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER CHAD FORSTER SERVED A MCCRACKEN CO7UNTY WARRANT CHARGING FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH CONDITIONS OF DRUG COURT ON 46 YEAR OLD APRIL
GREGORY OF 49 HILLVIEW DRIVE…
AND 24 YEAR OLD KRISTEN D. OLSEN OF 12-43 OLD GLASGOW ROAD WAS CHARGED BY OFFICER CHRIS JOHNS WITH ALCOHOL INTOXICATION AND DRINKING  ALCOHOL
IN A PUBLIC PLACE…..





NATIONAL PARKS
03/18/14

NATIONAL PARKS….MONUMENTS…..TRAILS AND HISTORIC SITES ARE PUMPING MORE THAN 103-MILLION DOLLARS INTO KENTUCKY’S  EACH YEAR….AS NUMBERS FROM
THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE SHOW ONE-POINT-SIX-MILLION VISITS TO NATIONAL PARK SERVICE LANDS IN THE COMMONWEALTH LAST YEAR…..GREG STOTELMYER HAS
MORE……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE





ARREST
03/18/14


A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTS IN THE ARREST OF A BOWLING GREEN RESIDENT…

57 YEAR OLD CHARMANE WISHBORN WAS LODGED IN THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL JAIL ON A NUMBER OF DRUG CHARGES  AFTER A LARGE QUANTITY OF MARIJUANA  
AND A LOADED HANDGUN WERE FOUND IN THE VEHICLE…
A LATER  SEARCH OF WISHBORN’S RESIDENCE YIELDED ADDITIONAL MARIJUANA AND DRUG PARAPHERNALIA……





ARREST
03/18/14

FOLLOW A SECOND UNDER COVER DRUG PURCHASE….THE BOWLING GREEN/WARREN COUNTY DRUG TASK FORCE ARRESTED 26 YEAR OLD ANTHONY JONES AND 23
YEAR OLD JOE CUNNINGHAM…BOTH OF 10-10 WINNERS CIRCLE IN BOWLING GREEN…ON A NUMBER OF DRUG CHARGES…

SEIZED DURING A SEARCH OF THE RESIDENCE SEIZED WERE  OVER 18-HUNDRED DOLLARS CASH….A GLOCK SEMI-AUTOMATIC HAND- GUN WHICH HAD BEEN STOLEN  
DURING A TWENTY-12 ROBBERY IN BOWLING GREEN….41-GRAMS OF COCAINE….A GRAM OF MOLLY….AND A SMALL  QUALITY OF MARIJUANA…..





SPORTS
03/18/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….


THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAM GOES TO RUSSELLVILLE….

AND THE PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM  PLAYS AT BOWLING GREEN……


IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…..
BARREN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY CUMBERLAND COUNTY, EDMONSON COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO RUSSELLVILLE, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON TRAVELS TO WARREN EAST,
GLASGOW  ENTERTAINS METCALFE COUNTY, HART COUNTY GOES TO TAYLOR COUNTY, SOUTH WARREN PLAYS AT CHRISTIAN COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL IS ON THE
ROAD TO TODD COUNTY CENTRAL…..

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL  HAS….
BARREN COUNTY AT HOME TO TAKE ON METCALFE COUNTY, CAVERNA HOSTS EDMONSON COUNTY, FRANKLIN/SIMPSON TRAVELS TO SOUTH WARREN, GLASGOW GOES
TO CENTRAL HARDIN, GREENWOOD PLAYS AT LOGAN COUNTY, MONROE COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO CUMBERLAND COUNTY AND WARREN CENTRAL TRAVELS TO OHIO
COUNTY……


THE FIELD FOR THE WOMEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT HAS BEEN SET…

IN OPENING ROUND ACTION…..VANDERBILT TAKE ON ARIZONA STATE….. KENTUCKY PLAYS WRIGHT STATE…..TENNESSEE TANGLES WITH NORTHWEST STATE….
LOUISVILLE GOES AGAINST IDAHO….AND THE LADY TOPPERS PLAY BAYLOR……





ARREST
03/17/14

A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT RESULTED IN SERGEANT CHRIS FORD CHARGING 33 YEAR OLD JOHN R. PERRY OF FIVE-17 SOUTH
THIRD WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE- AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE…..
AT ANOTHER TRAFFIC STOP SERGEANT FORD CHARGED SARA WILLIAMS OF MICHIGAN WITH DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE. POSSESSION OF A CONTROLLED
SUBSTANCE AND LICENSE TO BE IN POSSESSION….

AND 36 YEAR OLD WILLIAM J. MADDEN OF 201 OSCAR CONNER ROAD WAS CHARGED BY DEPUTY LUC GRAVES WITH THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-AUTO, THEFT BY
UNLAWFUL TAKING UNDER $500 AND THEFT OF A CREDIT/DEBIT CARD…..







BURGLARY
03/17/14

A BURGLARY AND THEFT REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…

ROBERT BURTON OF BRANDON WAY TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THAT HIS SHED HAD BEEN ENTERED AND TAKEN WERE AN EIGHT-HORSE TROYBILT TILLER AND A
CRAFTSMAN TWO-TON LOG SPLITTER…..







ARREST
03/17/14


SOME ARRESTS REPORTED BY CITY POLICE….

OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD SERVED A RUSSELL COUNTY WARRANT ON 19 YEAR OLD WILLIAM CORBIN OF FIVE-ZERO-EIGHT EAST MAPLE….

AND 20 YEAR OLD MICHAEL MURRAY OF ONE-10 MONCRIEF WAS ARRESTED BY OFFICER CHAD FOSTER ON AN ALLEN COUNTY WARRANT…..






ALLEN UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
03/17/14


ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…..THE UNEMPLOYMENT RATE IN ALLEN COUNTY ROSE FROM 7.3 PERCENT IN DECEMBER 2013 TO 8.2
PERCENT IN JANUARY 2014….

IN THE BARREN RIVER AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT…JOBLESS RATES RANGED FROM 11.7 PERCENT IN EDMONSON COUNTY TO 6.7 PERCENT IN SIMPSON COUNTY….

STATEWIDE, JOBLESS RATES FELL IN 109 COUNTIES AND ROSE IN 11…. UNEMPLOYMENT RANGES FROM 6.3 PERCENT  IN FAYETTE COUNTY TO 18.5 PERCENT IN
JACKSON COUNTY…..





FATALITY IDENTIFIED
03/17/14

STATE POLICE HAVE IDENTIFIED A DRIVER KILLED IN AN ACCIDENT ON I-65 SATURDAY AS 44 YEAR OLD TERRY BLACK OF WINCHESTER….
THE ACCIDENT HAPPENED AT THE 40-MILE MARKER WHEN A TWO-THOUSAND-ONE KENWORTH OPERATED BY BLACK HIT THE REAR OF A TWO-THOUSAND-SIX
FREIGHTLINER DRIVEN BY 34 YEAR OLD JOSE RODRIGUEZ OF FLORIDA…

THE COLLISION CAUSED THE KENWORTH TO BURST INTO FLAMES KILLING BLACK… AND RODRIGUEZ WAS TAKEN TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN FOR
OBSERVATION….





PAUL LEADS POLL
03/17/14

SENATOR RAND POLL LEADS A NEW C-N-N/O-R-C PRESIDENTIAL POLL…AS 16-PERCENT OF REPUBLICANS AND INDEPENDENTS WHO LEAN TOWARD THE G-O-P SAID THE
WOULD MOST LIKELY SUPPORT PAUL….
REPRESENTATIVE PAUL RYAN OF WISCONSIN RECEIVED 15-PERCENT OF THE VOTE…
TEXAS GOVERNOR RICK PERRY GOT 11-PERCENT…
AND FORMER ARKANSAS GOVERNOR MIKE HUCKABEE WAS THE ONLY OTHER REPUBLICAN TO GET AT LEAST 10-PERCENT OF THE VOTE….





ELECTION WORKERS
03/17/14

HERE’S A REMINDER FROM THE ALLEN COUNTY CLERKS OFFICE THAT IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE AN ELECTION WORKER THIS YEAR….YOU NEED TO LET THEM KNOW BY
TOMORROW……
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE






CLEAN UP WEEK
03/17/14



CLEAN UP WEEK IN SCOTTSVILLE AND ALLEN COUNTY STARTS TODAY…. TRANSFER STATION WILL BE OPEN TODAY, WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY FROM SEVEN TO FIVE……
TOMORROW AND THURSDAY FROM SEVEN TO SIX……
AND SATURDAY FROM SEVEN UNTIL NOON…..




ATTEMPTED BURGLARY
03/17/14

AN ATTEMPTED BURGLARY REPORTED TO CITY POLICE….

JENNIFER MEADORS OF FOUR-15 SOUTHEAST FOURTH STREET TOLD ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR THAT A PERSON OR PERSONS HAD ATTEMPTED TO PRY THE  
FRONT DOOR OF HER RESIDENCE OPEN……




SHOPLIFTING
03/17/14

SCOTTSVILLE  POLICE  ARE LOOKING FOR AN INDIVIDUAL WHO TOOK TOOLS FROM ADVANCE  AUTO  LOCATED AT 13-40 OLD GALLATIN ROAD….
EMPLOYEES TOLD OFFICER DAVID CLARK THAT A BALDING MAN….ABOUT SIX-FEET TALL AND WEIGHING 260 POUNDS…PUT A SOCKET SET VALUED A 80-DOLLARS UNDER
HIS JACKET AND WALKED OUT OF THE STORE…AND LEFT IN A  LATE MODEL….1980s…SHORT-STEP BED…BLACK PICK-UP……




REESE
03/17/14

64 YEAR OLD DEBORAH LEWIS REESE OF ADOLPUS DIED SATURDAY AT HER RESIDENCE….THERE WILL BE NO VISITATION OR FUNERAL AS CREMATION WAS CHOSEN….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; LESLIE REESE….TWO SONS AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; JUSTIN WINSTEAD OF CALIFORNIA AND DAVID AND JENNIFER  VAN WINKLE OF
SCOTTSVILLE….A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LOW; EDWIN AND VIRGINIA LEWIS….AND A SISTER; NELLWYN DOORNBOS ALL OF CALIFORNIA….TWO GRANDCHILDREN ALSO
SURVIVE….




MEETINGS
03/17/14
06:05AM

ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK….

THE ALLEN COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY MEETS THIS AFTERNOON AT 5:15, THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND THE ALLEN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION BOTH MEET AT 6,
AND THE PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION AND GRAHAM LODGE BOTH MEET AT 7…..

TOMORROW AFTERNOON AT 4 THE PRIMARY CENTER AND HIGH SCHOOL SITE BASED COUNCILS BOTH MEET AND THE EAST ALLEN FIRE DEPARTMENT AUXILIARY MEETS
TOMORROW NIGHT AT 7….

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




SPORTS
03/14/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE PATRIOT TENNIS TEAM OPENS THEIR SEASON TODAY AT         THEY’RE  AT HOME TO PLAY LOGAN COUNTY…..

AND THE PATRIOT SOFTBALL TEAM IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON SOUTH WARREN….


IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…..BOWLING GREEN IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON METCALFE COUNTY, EDMONSON COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD  TO WARREN EAST, GLASGOW HOSTS
WARREN CENTRAL, GREENWOOD TRAVELS TO APOLLO AND MONROE COUNTY GOES TO ADAIR COUNTY…..

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS BARREN COUNTY PLAYING AT WARREN CENTRAL, BOWLING GREEN IS AT HOME TO PLAY FRANKLIN/SIMPSON,  CAVERNA ENTERTAINS FORT
KNOX, GREENWOOD IS AT HOME TAKE ON BUTLER COUNTY, HART COUNTY  HOSTS MONROE COUNTY AND WARREN EAST IS ON THE ROAD TO E-TOWN…..


THE FIELD FOR THE MEN’S N-C-A-A TOURNAMENT IS SET….

IN OPENING ROUND ACTION…..EASTERN KENTUCKY PLAYS KANSAS, CINCINNATI TAKES ON HARVARD, LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE GOES AGAINST CREIGHTON, KENTUCKY  
PLAYS KANSAS STATE AND LOUISVILLE TANGLES WITH MANHATTAN……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

AT THE MEN’S SUNBELT TOURNAMENT….LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE CLAIMED THE CHAMPIONSHIP WITH AN 82 TO 81 OVERTIME WIN OVER GEORGIA STATE….

IN THE S-E-C CHAMPIONSHIP GAME…FLORIDA GOT PAST KENTUCKY  61 TO 60…

AND LOUISVILLE  BUTLER CLAIMED THE GIRL’S K-H-S-DOUBLE-A BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A 49 TO 38 WIN OVER E-TOWN…..




PARKHURST
3/16/2014

50 YEAR OLD CHARLOTTE ANN PARKHURST OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED FRIDAY AT HER RESIDENCE. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AT 2 AT THE GOAD
FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE CORINTH CEMETERY. VISITATION WILL BE AFTER 2 TOMORROW (MONDAY) AT THE FUNERAL HOME…

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND, BILL; 2 SONS, JOSEPH PERRY AND DANIEL PARKHURST; 2 DAUGHTERS AND SONS IN LAW, ELIZABETH AND RONALD PARKHURST,
AND KRISTY AND JAMIE MOORE, ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE; HER MOTHER, BETTY SUE GANN; AND 2 BROTHERS AND SISTER IN LAW, ANTHONY CALDWELL AND RICKY AND PAM
GANN, ALL OF TENNESSEE. 9 GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…




CROWDER
3/16/2014

86 YEAR OLD THOMAS EDWIN CROWDER OF LOUISVILLE DIED FRIDAY IN LEBANON JUNCTION. FUNERAL SERVICES FOR THE HOLLAND NATIVE WILL BE TUESDAY AT THE
GOAD FUNERAL HOME AT 11 WITH BURIAL IN THE HAYSVILLE CEMETERY WITH MILITARY HONORS. VISITATION WILL BE AFTER 12 NOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME
TOMORROW (MONDAY)…

HE IS SURVIVED BY 5 SONS AND DAUGHTERS IN LAW, TIM AND TERESA CROWDER, AND DANNY AND SHELIA CROWDER, ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE, TOMMY AND MARIE
CROWDER OF CALIFORNIA, BENNIE AND LAURA CROWDER OF SIMPSONVILLE, AND STEVE AND SUZI CROWDER OF WEST VIRGINIA. 13 GRANDCHILDREN AND 15 GREAT
GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…




VIOLETTE
3/16/2014

37 YEAR OLD CHRISTY LEE VIOLETTE OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED FRIDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE. FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE AT 11 TOMORROW (MONDAY)
MORNING AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY. VISITATION WILL BE AFTER 3 THIS (SUNDAY) AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME,
AND IN LIEU OF FLOWERS, EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS TO THE CORE AND CAN BE MADE AT THE FUNERAL HOME…

SHE IS SURVIVED BY 2 DAUGHTERS, SAVANNAH VIOLETTE AND LACEY BURTON, BOTH OF SCOTTSVILLE; HER MOTHER, CAROL BURTON OF THE AMOS COMMUNITY; 5
BROTHERS AND SISTERS IN LAW, DENNY AND ROBERTA BURTON AND RAINEY BURTON, ALL OF THE AMOS COMMUNITY; JIMMY AND TARA BRTON, ROBERT AND AND
CRYSTAL, AND DENZIL, ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE; AND 2 SISTERS AND BROTHERS IN LAW, RHONDA AND NELSON CHERRY AMD TAMMY AND SAM WEAVER, ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE. SEVERAL NIECES, NEPHEWS, AND GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE…




SPEAR
03/14/14

88 YEAR OLD WINIFRED F. SPEAR OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AT ONE AT T-W CROW AND SON FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN SPEAR CEMETERY IN BURKSVILLE….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 TOMORROW (SAT)
MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME…

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; JAMES AND SHERRI DAVIS OF AUSTIN…AND A SISTER; SHIRLEY CREASY OF FLORIDA… FIVE GRANDCHILDREN AND
FOUR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN  ALSO SURVIVE…..




MAKE UP DAY BILL
03/14/14

THE  SENATE EDUCATION COMMITTEE HAS APPROVED A BILL  THAT WOULD LET SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN THE COMMONWEALTH ELIMINATE  AS MANY AS 10 INSTRUCTIONAL
DAYS BECAUSE OF BAD WEATHER….HOWEVER….THE LATEST VERSION OF THE BILL PUTS MORE CONDITIONS ON SCHOOLS AND MIGHT NOT HELP  AS MANY AS
PLANNED……
UNDER THE COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE  FOR HOUSE  BILL TWO-11….EACH SCHOOL DISTRICT MUST APPLY TO THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION  FOR A WAIVE
AFTER HAVING  MISSED 10 DAYS DUE TO WEATHER .AND HAVING USED UP OTHER SCHEDULED  MAKE-UP DAYS…..
SOME SCHOOL DISTRICTS  HAVE BUILT 20- MAKE UP  DAYS INTO THEIR CALENDAR…WHICH MEANS THE LATEST VERSION OF THE BILL WOULD APLY ONLY TO THOSE
DISTRICTS IF THEY HAVE MISSED 30 OR MORE DAYS OF SCHOOL…..
THE BILL ALSO SAYS SCHOOL DAYS THAT WERE SHORTEN DUE TO BAD WEATHER OR ANOTHER EMERGENCY MAY BE COUNTED AS FULL INSTRUCTIONAL DAYS  IF THE
DISTRICT MAKES UP THE LOST TIME  BY LENGTHENING ANY REMAINING SCHOOL DAYS…..




MISSING TEEN
03/14/14

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

16 YEAR OLD ASHLEY ANN BROOKE LOY…WHO WENT MISSING FROM WAL-MART ON MARCH FIRST…IS BELIEVED TO BE IN THE CAVE CITY ARE…

ANYONE WITH INFORMATION  ON THE WHEREABOUTS OF ASHLEY  LOY IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE GLASGOW POLICE  DEPARTMENT  AT SIX-FIVE-ONE-51-15….




DOWNEY APPOINTED JUDGE
03/14/14

BOWLING GREEN ATTORNEY  DICK DOWNEY HAS BEEN APPOINTED TO FILL THE VACANT WARREN COUNTY FAMILY  COURT JUDGESHIP….

DOWNEY SERVED AS AN ATTORNEY WITH KENTUCKY LEGAL AIDE FROM TWO-THOUSAND-SIX UNTIL TWENTY-12 AND WAS PREVIOUSLY AN ATTORNEY  IN PRIVATE
PRACTICE….

THE FAMILY COURT VACANCY WAS CREATED BY THE PASSING OF JUDGE MARGARET HUDDLESTON  IN JANUARY OF THIS YEAR….




SPORTS
03/14/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

QUARTER-FINAL ACTION IS ON TAP TODAY AT THE GIRL’S SWEET 16 BEING PLAYED AT DIDDLE ARENA….

ASHLAND BLAZER  PLAYS DANVILLE AT 12NOON…..THEN BUTLER  GOES AGAINST LAFAYETTE AT 1:30…..

TONIGHT’S SESSION FINDS  MARSHALL COUNTY TAKING ON GEORGE ROGERS , CLARK AT 6:30 AND E’TOWN PLAYS ANDERSON COUNTY TANGLES  AT EIGHT….

AND YOU CAN HEAR THE ACTIONS ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50….. WLCK…STARTING AT 11:45 THIS MORNING…...(STARTING AT 6:15 TONIGHT)……


IN HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL…

BARREN COUNTY ENTERTAINS RUSSELL COUNTY….

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS…..BARREN COUNTY GOING TO NELSON COUNTY, BOWLING GREEN PLAYS AT RUSSELLVILLE, CAVERNA IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON GLASGOW,
METCALFE COUNTY HOSTS GREEN COUNTY, MONROE COUNTY IS ON THE ROAD TO CLINTON COUNTY, SOUTH WARREN IS AT HOME TO PLAY HANCOCK COUNTY AND THE
PATRIOTS TRAVEL TO SOUTH WARREN TO PLAY MUHLENBERG COUNTY ….


AT THE MEN’S A-A-C TOURNAMENT…IN SEMI-FINAL GAMES CINCINNATI PLAYS CONNECTICUT AND LOUISVILLE TAKES ON HOUSTON….

AT THE MEN’S S-E-C TOURNAMENT….FLORIDA GOES AGAINST MISSOURI, SOUTH CAROLINA TANGLES WITH TENNESSEE, KENTUCKY PLAYS L-S-U AND OLD MISS TAKES ON
GEORGIA….

IN QUARTER FINAL GAMES  AT THE MEN’S SUNBELT TOURNAMENT….ARKANSAS LITTLE ROCK GOES AGAINST  ARKANSAS STATE AND LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE PLAYS TEXAS-
ARLINGTON…..

AND IN SEMI-FINAL GAMES AT THE WOMEN’S SUNBELT TOURNAMENT… ARKANSAS STATE PLAYS T TEXAS STATE AND THE LADY TOPPERS TAKE ON ARKANSAS-LITTLE
ROCK….


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY…
IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL…THE PATRIOTS DROPPED A 13 TO FOUR DECISION TO GREENWOOD….
AT THE MEN’S SUNBELT TOURNAMENT…..ARKANSAS LITTLE ROCK BEAT TROY 74 TO 61 AND TEXAS ARLINGTON GOT PAST LOUISIANA MONROE 68 TO 65…..
AT THE MEN’S SEC TOURNAMENT….IT TOOK TWO OVERTIME FOR MISSOURI TO GET PAST TEXAS “A AND M” 91 TO 83, SOUTH CAROLINA DOWNED ARKANSAS 71 TO 69, IT
WAS LSU 68 AND ALABAMA 56 AND OLE MISS DOWNED MISSISSIPPI STATE 78 TO 66…
AT THE MEN’S A-A-C TOURNAMENT….CINCINNATI GOT PAST TEMPLE 61 TO 58, IT WAS CONNECTICUT 72 AND MEMPHIS 53, LOUISVILLE ROLLED OVER RUTGERS 92 TO 31
AND HOUSTON SLIPPED PAST SMC 68 TO 64….
AT THE GIRLS SWEET 16…..MARSHALL COUNT BEAT PERRY COUNT CENTRAL 54 TO 38, GEORGE ROGERS CLARK DOWNED CORBIN 79 TO70, IT WS E/TOWN 76 AND
SCARED HEART 61 AND ANDERSON COUNTY GOT THE BEST OF MEADE COUNTY 75 TO 51….









CRIMINAL MISCHIEF
03/13/14

A CASE OF CRIMINAL MISCHIEF REPORTED TO THE SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….

DANNY KNIGHT OF FOUR-THOUSAND MACEDONIA ROAD TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THAT A DARK-BLUE METALLIC VEHICLE HAD RUN THRU THREE GATES… CAUSING
ABOUT A THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OF DAMAGE….




GRAND JURY
03/13/14

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

38 YEAR OLD WENDY DAWN EMBERTON IS CHARGED IN A FIVE COUNT INDICTMENT WITH TWO COUNTS OF TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND THREE
COUNTS OF ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A MINOR…..
A THREE COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING BURGLARY, THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-FIREARM AND TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE WAS RETURNED AGAINST  24
YEA OLD MICAH D. FISHBURN AND A SINGLE COUNTY INDICTMENT CHARGING THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-FIREARM WAS ALSO RETURNED AGAINST  FISHBURN……
28 YEAR OLD MICHAEL BUTRUM IS CHARGED IN A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT WITH BURGLARY AND THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING-OVER 500 DOLLARS-AUTO……

A TWO COUNT INDICTMENT CHARGING TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE AND ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A MINOR WAS RETURNED AGAINST 18 YEAR
OLD JAMES BRYAN GREGORY……
AND WE REMIND LISTENERS THAN AN INDICTMENT IS A FORMAL CHARGE AND NOT POOF OF GUILT….




ARREST
03/13/14

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE….

ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR SERVED A JEFFERSON COUNTY WARRANT ON 27 YEAR OLD RIVAK C. KALFUS OF NINE-70 DODDY CHURCH ROAD…..



ACCIDENT-FRANKLIN RD
03/13/14

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

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER…A TWO-THOUSAND-TWO VOLVO DRIVEN BY 53 YEAR OLD MADISON CALVERT OF FRANKLIN LEFT THE ROADWAY….WENT INTO A
DITCH….HIT A LARGE BOLDER….STRUCK THREE TREES…AND FLIPPED ONTO ITS TOP….
PARTS COMING OFF THE VEHICLE STRUCK A TWO-THOUSAND-SIX BUICK OPERATED BY 64 YEAR OLD MARY ALFORD OF TWO-ZERO-TWO WALKER’S WAY….
CALVERT WAS TRANSPORTED BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE……




CLEAN-UP WEEK
03/13/14

CLEAN UP WEEK BEGINS MONDAY IN SCOTTSVILLE AND ALLEN COUNTY MONDAY…. MAYOR ROB CLINE……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
CLEAN UP WEEK WILL RUN THRU SATURDAY…..MARCH 22ND……




ARMY RECRUITING OFFICE
03/13/14
THE DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY HAS ANNOUNCED  THAT IT’S  MOVING ITS RECRUITING AND RETENTION SCHOOL FROM FORT JACKSON, SOUTH CAROLINA TO FORT
KNOX…..

THE ARMY’S RECRUITING COMMEND IS ALREADY BASED AT FORT KNOX AND ARMY OFFICIALS SAY THE MOVE WILL IMPROVE SYNCHRONIZATION WITH THE COMMAND…

THE RELOCATION  WILL ALSO RESULT IN ANNUAL SAVINGS OF 14-MILLION DOLLARS…..




AMENDMENT
03/13/14
THE SENATE  STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT COMMITTEE HAS APPROVED LEGISLATION THAT WOULD CHANGE THE WAY THE KENTUCKY GENERAL ASSEMBLY MEETS….
BRUCH SMITH HAS THE STORY……
FOR DETAILS LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE






SPORTS
03/13/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY…..

THE PATRIOT BASEBALL TEAM IS AT HOME THIS AFTERNOON TO PLAY GREENWOOD….

AND YOU CAN HEAR THE ACTION ON 99-POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM….WVLE STARTING AT FIVE THIS AFTERNOON….

IN HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL….

BARREN COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY BOWLING GREEN, GLASGOW HOSTS WARREN CENTRAL AND WARREN EAST IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON LOGAN COUNTY….

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL FINDS   BARREN COUNTY ENTERTAINING FRANKLIN/SIMPSON  AND HART COUNTY GOES TO WARREN CENTRAL….

OPENING ROUND ACTION AT THE GIRL’S SWEET 16 CONTINUES TODAY AT DIDDLE ARENA….

AS PERRY COUNTY CENTRAL  PLAYS MARSHALL  COUNTY AT 12NOON…..
THEN CORBIN GOES AGAINST GEORGE ROGERS CLARK AT 1:30…..

TONIGHT’S SESSION FINDS  ELIZABETHTOWN TAKING ON SACRED HEART AT 6:30 AND ANDERSON COUNTY TANGLES WITH  MEADE COUNTY  AT EIGHT….

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


AT THE MEN’S S-E-C TOURNAMENT…..TEXAS “A AND M” PLAYS MISSOURI, AUBURN TAKES ON ARKANSAS, ALABAMA GOES AGAINST  L-S-U AND MISSISSIPPI TANGLES WITH
OLE MISS…..

AT THE MEN’S A-A-C TOURNAMENT….CINCINNATI PLAYS TEMPLE, CONNECTICUT TAKES ON MEMPHIS, S-M-U GOES AGAIN HOUSTON AND LOUISVILLE TANGLES WITH
RUTGERS…..
AND THE MEN’ SUNBELT TOURNAMENT STARTS TODAY AS ARKANSAS-LITTLE ROCK GOES AGAINST TROY  AND U-T ARLINGTON PLAYS LOUISIANA-MONROE…..;-

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

AT THE WOMEN’S SUNBELT TOURNAMENT….ARKANSAS STATE BEAT LOUISIANA MONROE 78 TO 69, TEXAS STATE RAN AWAY FROM GEORGIA STATE 78 TO 44, ARKANSAS
LITTLE ROCK DOWNED TROY 66 TO 54 AND THE LADY TOPPERS GOT PAST LOUISIANA LAFAYETTE  67 TO 61……
AT THE MEN’S A-A-C TOURNAMENT….IT WAS CENTRAL FLORIDA 94 AND TEMPLE 90 AND RUTGERS SLIPPED PAST SOUTH FLORIDA 40 TO 37…..
AT THE MEN’S SEC TOURNAMENT…..SOUTH CAROLINA BEAT AUBURN 74 TO 56 AND MISSISSIPPI STATE DOWNED VANDERBILT 82 TO 68

IN OPENING ROUND ACTION OF THE GIRL’S SWEET 16…..ASHLAND BEAT HENDERSON COUNTY 56 TO 48, IT WAS DANVILLE 52 AND SHELBY VALLEY 48, BUTLER GOT PAST
NEWPORT CATHOLIC 54 TO 52 AND GLASGOW LOST TO LAFAYETTE 61 TO 47…..




MAKE UP BILL
03/12/14


THE HOUSE EDUCATION COMMITTEE  HAS APPROVED A BILL THAT WOULD ALLOW SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO WAIVE AS MANY AS 10 DAYS OF SCHOOL THIS YEAR INSTEAD OF
MAKING UP ALL THE TIME LOST TO BAD WEATHER THIS WINTER…

SOME DISTRICTS  HAVE MISSED AS MANY AS 30-DAYS…AND HOUSE BILL FOUR-10 WOULD EXCUSE 10-DAYS….BUT A DISTRICT COULD CHOOSE  TO WAIVE FEWER THAN 10-
DAYS……





KYNECT REGISTRATIONS
03/12/14


ACCORDING TO THE LATEST FIGURES….THRU MARCH FIRST NEARLY 280-THOUSAND PEOPLE IN THE COMMONWEALTH HAVE SIGNED UP FOR HEALTH INSURANCE THRU
“KYNECT”….WHICH IS THE STATE RUN HEALTH INSURANCE MARKET PLACE….

OF THAT TOTAL…..ALSO MOST 223-THOUSAND HAS SIGNED UP  THRU MEDICAID AND ANOTHER 55-THOUSAND HAVE SELECTED  A PRIVATE INSURANCE PLAN….

THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT  ORIGINALLY ESTIMATED KENTUCKY WOULD HAVE SIGNED UP 122-THOUSAND  BY NOW…BUT VARIOUS TECHNICAL PROBLEMS HAVE
CAUSED MANY STATES TO LOWER THOSE PROJECTIONS…..





ELECTION WORKERS
03/12/14

THE MAY PRIMARY ELECTION IS COMING UP MAY 20TH….AND IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE AN ELECTION WORKER….YOU NEED TO LET THE COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE KNOW
BY THIS COMING TUESDAY…..MARCH 18TH……
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THAT WAS COUNTY CLERK BEVERLY CALVERT……





EVANS
03/12/14


33 YEAR OLD JOSEPH ANTHONY EDWARDS OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THIS AFTERNOON
(WED) AT TWO AT YOKLEY/TRIBLE FUNERAL HOME IN TOMPKINSVILLE WITH BURIAL  IN WHITE CEMETERY……

HE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS:  ISAIAH AND GRANT BOTH OF TOMPKINSVILLE… TWO BROTHERS; PATRICK OF TENNESSEE AND COREY OF GLASGOW….THREE-HALF
SISTERS; SHERRY, AMBER AND SHAUNA TOOLEY ALL OF TOMKINSVILLE… AND THREE-HALF BROTHERS; LORENZO TOOLEY OF GLASGOW, DONZELL EVANS OF OHIO AND
DONNIE TOOLEY OF TOMPKINSVILLE….





ARREST
03/12/14


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER CHAD FOSTER SERVED A CUMBERLAND COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING FLAGRANT NON-SUPPORT ON 40 YEAR OLD PHILLIP S. PIERCE OF FIVE-ZERO-THREE
WEST MAIN STREET…..





CROWE
03/12/14


75 YEAR OLD FREDIA CAROL COPAS CROWE OF TOMPKINSVILLE DIED TUESDAY AT HER RESIDENCE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (THURS) MORNING AT 11
AT STRODE FUNERAL HOME TOMPKINSVILLE CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN GAMALIEL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO THIS AFTERNOON (WED) AT THE FUNERAL
HOME…..

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; WAYNE CROWE….TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; BOBBY AND CATHY OF GAMALIEL AND DARRELL AND RENEA OF
TOMPKINSVILLE….TWO DAUGHTERS AND SONS-IN-LAW; BRENDA ND HILLARY BURGESS OF GAMALIEL AND SHARON AND JIMMY BIGGERSTAFF OF TOMPKINSVILLE….TWO
BROTHERS; ARNOLD COPAS OF SCOTTSVILLE AND ROGER COPAL OF TENNESSEE….AND A SISTER; MARJORIE COOPER OF INDIANA….EIGHT GRANDCHILDREN, SIX
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GREAT-GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE….





5TH GRADE DONATES
03/12/14

THE CENTER FOR COURAGEOUS KIDS HAS RECEIVED A 14-HUNDRED 25 DOLLAR DONATION FROM FIFTH GRADE STUDENTS AT THE ALLEN COUNTY INTERMEDIATE
CENTER…

FOR SEVERAL YEARS THE STUDENTS HAVE COLLECTED AND DONATED MONEY TO THE CENTER… WHICH SERVES CHILDREN FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY WHO HAVE
109 CHRONIC AND LIFE-THREATENING ILLNESSES….…
PRIOR TO MAKE THE CHECK PRESENTATION THE STUDENTS WERE GIVEN  A GUIDED TOUR OF THE CENTER……






SPORTS
03/12/14

ON THE SCHEDULE  FOR TODAY…..

THE GIRL’S SWEET 16 GETS UNDERWAY TODAY AT DIDDLE ARENA….

AS ASHLAND BLAZER PLAYS HENDERSON COUNTY AT 12NOON…..
THEN DANVILLE GOES AGAINST  SHELBY VALLEY AT 1:30…..

TONIGHT’S SESSION FINDS  NEWPORT CENTRAL CATHOLIC GOING AGAINST BUTLER AT 6:30 AND LAFAYETTE TANGLES WITH  FOURTH REGION CHAMPIONS GLASGOW  AT
EIGHT….

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



WEATHER PERMITTING…..

THE HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL SEASON BEGINS TODAY AS HART COUNTY IS AT HOME TO PLAY NELSON COUNTY….

AND HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL HAS GLASGOW HOSTING GREENWOOD, SOUTH WARREN GOES TO GRAYSON COUNTY AND THE PATRIOTS ARE ON THE ROAD TO WARREN
CENTRAL…..…




THE MEN’S A-A-C BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT BEGINS AS TEMPLE PLAYS CENTRAL FLORIDA AND RUTGERS TAKES ON SOUTH FLORIDA…

IN THE OPENING ROUND OF THE MEN’S S-E-C TOURNAMENT….AUBURN TANGLES WITH SOUTH CAROLINA AND VANDERBILT GOES AGAINST MISSISSIPPI STATE….

AND THE WOMEN’S SUNBELT TOURNAMENT STARTS TODAY AS ARKANSAS STATE PLAYS LOUISIANA-MONROE, TEXAS STATE TAKES ON GEORGIA STATE, THE LADY
TOPPERS TANGLE WITH LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE AND ARKANSAS LITTLE ROCK GOES AGAINST TROY….


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT….

AT BARREN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL….BOWLING GREEN CLAIMED THE BOY’S FOURTH REGION BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A 71 TO 64 WIN OVER WARREN
CENTRAL…..






TRICE
3-11-14



71-YEAR-OLD SAMMIE LEE TRICE OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (MON) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AT ONE AT THE GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION IS IN PROGRESS AT THE FUNERAL HOME.


HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE…CAROL TRICE AND A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW… CINDY AND TROY HARSTON ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…. THREE GRANDCHILDREN AND
THREE GREAT GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE.





WAGONER
3-11-14


45-YEAR-OLD BRENT LEE WAGONER OF ELIZABETHTOWN AND FORMERLY OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SATURDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AT THREE AT STRODE FUNERAL HOME SCOTTSVILLE CHAPEL WITH BURIAL IN THE MT. UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS
AFTER 11 TOMORROW (WED) MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME….MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE TO THE EAST HARDIN MIDDLE SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL TEAM.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS PARENTS….CHARLES AND DORIS PETTY WAGONER….AND HIS SISTER AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…MICHELE AND NATHAN OAKES ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE…TWO AUNTS ….AN UNCLE AND A NIECE AND NEPHEW ALSO SURVIVE.





SHOCKLEY
03/11/14

81 YEAR OLD CARLINE “RED’ SHOCKLEY OF THE RED HILL COMMUNITY DIED MONDAY AT SUMNER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY
MORNING AT 11 AT ALEXANDER FUNERAL HOME IN LAFAYETTE WITH BURIAL IN RED HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER FIVE THIS AFTERNOON (TUES)  AT THE
FUNERAL HOME….

HE’S SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE; LAMON SHOCKLEY….A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; MICKY AND RUTH OF TENNESSEE….AND A DAUGHTER AND SON-IN-LAW; SHELIA AND
TERRY DAVIS OF SCOTTSVILLE….FOUR GRANDCHILDREN AND FOUR GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….





HIGHWAY 98
03/11/14

YESTERDAY AFTERNOON….AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL… THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET HELD A PUBLIC MEETING  ON THE
RECONSTRUCTION AND RELATION OF A PORTION OF HIGHWAY 98 IN THE DURHAM SPRINGS COMMUNITY….
TWO PROPOSED PLANS WERE PRESENTED AND NEWSWATCH TALKED WITH MAGISTRATE DENNIS HARPER ABOUT THE PLANS FOR THE WORK WHICH WILL TAKE PLACE
IN HIS DISTRICT…..
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE TRANSPORTATION CABINET WILL NOW REVIEW THE COMMENTS RECEIVED…A PRELIMINARY LINE AND GRADE MEETING WILL BE HELD AND A PREFERRED PLAN WILL
BE SELECTED….
IT’S ANTICIPATED ACQUISITION OF RIGHTS-OF-WAY WILL BEING IN THE FALL OF 2015….AND ONCE STARTED….IT’S THOUGHT THE WORK WILL TAKE ABOUT A YEAR….





SCORES
03/11/14

ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT….

AT THE BOY’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT….
BOWLING GREEN DEFEATED BARREN COUNTY 71 TO 55 AND WARREN CENTRAL DOWNED MONROE COUNTY 62 TO 50….

AND IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME OF THE WOMEN’S A-C-C TOURNAMENT….
LOUISVILLE DROPPED A 72 TO 52 DECISION TO CONNECTICUT….






BOYS FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT
03/11/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT AT BARREN CONT HIGH SCHOOL….

THE BOY’S FOURTH REGION BASKETBALL CHAMPIONS WILL BE DECIDED AS BOWLING GREEN TAKES ON WARREN CENTRAL…..









ARREST-ADAIR
03/11/14

FOLLOWING THE EXECUTION OF A SEARCH WARRANT…STATE POLICE FROM THE COLUMBIA POST ARRESTED TWO ADAIR COUNTY RESIDENTS…

42 YEAR OLD CHRISTOPHER TURNER IS FACING CHARGES RELATED TO POSSESSION AND DISTRIBUTION OF MATTER PORTRAYING A SEX PERFORMANCE BY A
MINOR…AS-WELL-AS MULTIPLE DRUG OFFENSES…
AND 29 YEAR OLD LISA HADLEY WAS ALSO ARRESTED ON MULTIPLE DRUG CHARGES….








STUDENT INFO POSTED ONLINE
03/11/14


ACCORDING TO THE MESSENGER-INQUIRER…..AS MANY AS 200 STUDENTS WHO RECEIVED A WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP HAVE HAD THEIR
PERSONAL INFORMATION POSTED ON-LINE WITHOUT THEIR KNOWLEDGE…

REPORTEDLY THE OHIO COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION…WHICH IS THE TRUSTEE OF THE SCHOLARSHIP FUND…HAS SENT LETTERS TO THE STUDENTS WHO WERE
AFFECTED…

THE BREACH WAS MADE BY A NEW YORK BASED FIRM WHICH IS USED AS A DATABASE FOR AGENCIES SEEKING GRANTS…THE PERSONAL INFORMATION INCLUDED
SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS…AND ADDRESSES AND PHONE NUMBERS ON TAX RECORDS FOR STUDENTS FROM TWO-THOUSAND-NINE TO TWENTY-11….







FISCAL COURT
03/11/14

IT WAS A RATHER LENGTHY….BUT ROUTINE MEETING…FOR ALLEN FISCAL COURT THIS MORNING…SHERIFF JEFF COOKE INFORMED THE COURT THAT OVER THE LAST
THREE YEARS….HIS DEPARTMENT HAD SPENT 52-THOUSAND DOLLARS…ABOVE ROUTINE MAINTENANCE….ON VEHICLE REPAIRS….
AND JIM SAWRIE FROM FREEDOM DODGE IN ELIZABETHTOWN MADE A PRESENTATION ON THE DEPARTMENT E LEASING FIVE VEHICLES….
THE YEARLY LEASE PAYMENT FOR THE FIVE VEHICLES WOULD BE ABOUT 30-THOUSAND DOLLARS WHICH IS COST TO PURCHASE ONE CRUISER….BUT ACTION WAS
TAKEN AT THIS TIME…..
AND COUNTY CLERK BEVERLY CALVERT PRESENTED T HER 2013 SETTLEMENT AND GAVE THE COURT A CHECK FOR $117,645….






ARREST
03/11/14


A COUPLE OF ARRESTS REPORTED BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON CHARGED 25 YEAR OLD TRICIA MOSLEY OF 507 NORTH NINTH WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE…AND ALSO SERVED TWO
ALLEN COUNTY WARRANTS ON MOSLEY…

AND OFFICER CHAD FORSTER ARRESTED 54 YEAR OLD ROBERT WYATT OF 98-23 BROWNSFORD ROAD ON A METCALFE COUNTY WARRANT…..





KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION
03/11/14

THE ALLEN COUNTY PRIMARY CENTER WILL BE HOLD KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION FOR NEXT SCHOOL YEAR…..THURSDAY-MARCH 20TH FROM FOUR TO SIX IN THE
PRIMARY CENTER AUXILIARY GYM….

TO ATTEND KINDERGARTEN IN THE 2014-15 SCHOOL YEAR….A CHILD MUST BE FIVE YEARS OLD ON OR BEFORE OCTOBER 1ST 2014 ….

AT REGISTRATION….A DATE AND TIME  WILL BE SCHEDULED  FOR BASIC SKILLS SCREENING FOR CHILDREN WHO HAVE NOT ATTENDED PRE-SCHOOL….AND THOSE
SCREENINGS WILL BE HELD ON MARCH 27TH AND 28TH….

ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTS FOR A CHILD TO ATTEND KINDERGARTEN ARE A SOCIAL SECURITY CARE….KENTUCKY IMMUNIZATION CERTIFICATE…AND A CERTIFIED
BIRTH CERTIFICATE….
FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL 618-7200.






CITY COUNCIL
03/11/14

AT LAST NIGHT’S SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING….FIRST READING WAS GIVEN TO AN ORDINANCE THAT WOULD ESTABLISH THE MAYOR’S POSITION AS FULL-TIME
AND WOULD AMEND THE COMPENSATIONS…MAYOR ROB CLINE…..
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE ORDINANCE PROPOSED RAISING THE MAYOR’S SALARY FROM THE CURRENT 12-THOUSAND DOLLARS TO 25-THOUSAND….HOWEVER…FOLLOWING A DISCUSSION
AND  TWO MOTIONS THAT DIED FOR LACK OF A SECOND….THE COUNCIL UNANIMOUSLY VOTED TO INCREASE THE MAYOR’S SALARY TO 45-THOUSAND DOLLARS…..
IF APPROVED ON SECOND READING….THE ORDINANCE WILL NOT TAKE EFFECT UNTIL JANUARY TWENTY-15….
THE COUNCIL ALSO APPROVED AN EASEMENT FOR A “DUMB WAITER” TO BE CONSTRUCTED AT 18-81 ON MAIN……






ACCIDENT
03/10/14


A TWO VEHICLE  ACCIDENT ON I-65 AT THE 20-MILE MARKER NORTHBOUND INJURED TWO PERSONS AND RESULTED IN THE ARREST OF ONE OF THE DRIVERS……

ACCORDING TO THE WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..A MALIBU DRIVEN BY 22 YEAR OLD JOHN TURNER OF BOWLING GREEN COLLIDED WITH THE REAR
LEFT BUMPER OF AN ALTIMA…
TWO PASSENGERS IN TURNER’S VEHICLE  WERE TAKEN FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT…. AND TURNER …WHO WAS DETERMINED TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE…WAS
CHARGED WITH A NUMBER OF OFFENSES INCLUDING WANTON ENDANGERMENT…CRIMINAL MISCHIEF….AND POSSESSION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE….








ARREST
03/10/14


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

DEPUTY LUC GRAVES CHARGED 38 YEAR OLD DAVID A. LOTZ OF THREE-ZERO-ONE ALDERSON ROAD WITH ASSAULT FOURTH DEGREE-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE……










POETRY OUT LOUD
03/10/14


THIS THURSDAY….MARCH 13TH…..KENTUCKY’S 15 HIGH SCHOOL POETRY OUT LOUD CHAMPIONS WILL COMPETE FOE THE STATE TITLE AND THE OPPORTUNITY TO
REPRESENT THE COMMONWEALTH AT THE NATIONAL POETRY  OUT LOUD COMPETITION IN WASHINGTON-D-C….

AMONG THOSE TAKING PART IN THE STATE COMPETITION ARE TITUS CARTER FROM ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL….CELESTE SHEARER FROM HART
COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL….AND SYDNEY DOOSE FROM SOUTH WARREN HIGH SCHOOL….
THE STATE WINNER WILL RECEIVE 200-DOLLARS AND AN ALL-EXPENSE PAID TRIP WITH AN ADULT CHAPERONE TO WASHINGTON….AND THE STATE WINNER’S SCHOOL
RECEIVES A 500-DOLALR STIPEND FOR THE PURCHASE OF POETRY BOOKS…..
AND THE FIRST RUNNER UP RECEIVES 100-DOLLARS WITH 200-DOLLARS GOING TO THEIR SCHOOL LIBRARY…..








WHITE
03/10/14


69 YEAR OLD JO ALICE WHITE OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (SUN) AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY CARE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE TOMORROW (TUES) AFTERNOON AT
THE FUNERAL HOME AND FOR MRS. WHITE’S FUNERAL THE COUNTY CLERKS OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED WEDNESDAY FROM 1-30 TO THREE….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; ROGER WHITE…TWO DAUGHTERS AND SON-IN-LAW; KIMBERLY HANNER OF SCOTTSVILLE AND TONYA AND DAVID WALKER OF
ADOLPHUS…THREE BROTHERS; REV. CECIL, DENVER AND DAVID HURT ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE…TWO SISTERS AND BROTHERS-IN-LAW; GLADA AND ALBERT HASTINGS OF
TENNESSEE AND MARIE AND WAYNE LAWSON OF WASHINGTON….AND A SISTER-IN-LAW; EVELYN HURT OF MONTICELLO….FIVE GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….






CORPS RECOMMENDS REMOVING DAM
03/10/14

SAYING IT WOULD IMPROVE AQUATIC LIFE AND RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES….A NEW STUDY FROM THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS RECOMMENDS REMOVING LOCK  AND DAM
SIX ON THE GREEN RIVER NEAR MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK…

RANGER VICKIE CARSON…PUBLIC INFORMATION FOR MAMMOTH CAVE…SAYS THE DAM IS EVENTUALLY GOING TO BREACH AND TAKING IT OUT WOULD BE A MUCH
BETTER THAN LETTING IT BREACH….
THE REPORT SAYS ALTERNATIVE  ACTIONS INCLUDE MODIFYING THE LOCK AND NOT DISTURBING THE DAM….INSTALLING A BARRICADE AND DISPOSING OF THE
PROPERTY…OR DOING NOTHING….
THE CORPS IS ACCEPTING PUBLIC COMMENTS ON THE PROPOSAL THROUGH MARCH 17TH…..




ON THE MEETING CALENDAR THIS WEEK…..
03/10/14

AN ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING FOR THE ‘FEEDING THE FAITH SOUP KITCHEN” WILL BE HELD TONIGHT AT 6, THE UP ALL NIGHT COMMITTEE ALSO MEETS AT 6 AND CITY
COUNCIL AND THE BEE KEEPERS BOTH MEET AT 7…

TOMORROW MORNING AT 9 ALLEN FISCAL COURT MEETS…..
THURSDAY AFTER AT FOUR THE INTERMEDIATE CENTER SITE BASED COUNCIL MEETS, THE LIONS CLUB MEETS THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6:30 AND THE JAYCEES AND FISH
AND GAME CLUB BOTH MEET AT 7…
SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT 3 THE BUILDERS MASONIC YOUTH GROUP MEETS….



CITY COUNCIL
03/10/14

SCOTTSVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETS TONIGHT…ITEMS ON THE AGENDA INCLUDE HEARING THE REGULAR REPORTS….AND TONIGHT’S CITY COUNCIL MEETING CAN BE
HEARD ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50….WLCK…STARTING AROUND SEVEN……




Gas line rupture
3-7-2014        

WARREN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES ARE ON THE SCENE OF AN INJURY COLLISION AT LOUISVILLE ROAD…KELLY ROAD…THE COLLISION INVOLVES A SINGLE VEHICLE
AND A GAS LINE RUPTURE … DUE TO THE GAS LINE RUPTURE TRAVEL ON THE SOUTHBOUND SIDE OF LOUISVILLE ROAD BETWEEN MOORMAN LANE AND KY HWY FIVE-26
IS CLOSED… MOTERIST ARE URDGED TO AVOID THIS AREA IF AT ALL POSSIBLE



LEGISLATIVE SESSION
03-07-2014


WITH STATE LEGISLATIVE SESSION WINDING DOWN STATE REPRESENTATIVE WILSON STONE TALKS ABOUT THIS WEEKS SESSION
TUNE INTO 99.3 LOVE FM FOR MORE DETAILS
STONE REPRESENTS ALLEN…SIMPSON…AND PORTIONS OS WARREN COUNTY



HABITAT BREAKS GROUND
3-7-14




HABITAT FOR HUMANITY HOSTED A GROUND BREAKING CEREMONY THIS MORNING (FRI) IN CELEBRATION OF THEIR FIRST HOME CONSTRUCTION SINCE HABITAT'S
RECENT REORGANIZATION.  THE GROUND BREAKING TOOK PLACE ON LONE OAK DRIVE, JUST OFF OF OLIVER STREET.  FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT THE LOCAL
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OFFICE AT (270) 239-5549.



BROWNSFORD ROAD MEETING
03/07/14


MONDAY FROM FOUR TO SIX…..AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL…THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET WILL HOLD AN INFORMATIONAL  MEETING
CONCERNING THE RECONSTRUCTION OF BROWNSFORD ROAD…HIGHWAY 98…IN THE DURHAM SPRINGS COMMUNITY…. THE MEETING WILL PRESENT THE LATEST
PRELIMINARY PLANS   THAT HAVE BEEN DEVELOPED FOR THE PROJECT….

REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE TRANSPORTATION CABINET WILL BE AVAILABLE TO ANSWER QUESTIONS…..AS BOTH WRITTEN AND ORAL STATEMENTS WILL BE
ACCEPTED….AND A FORMAL PRESENTATION WILL BE MADE  AT FIVE….

WRITTEN STATEMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED AND INFORMATION WILL BE AVAILABLE UP  TO 15-DAYS AFTER THE MEETING AT THE KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS
DISTRICT OFFICE IN BOWLING GREEN…..



ARREST
03/07/14


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

DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING  TRAFFICKING IN A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE  AND THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING UNDER 500-DOLLARS ON 20
YEAR OLD  DOUGLAS R. WITCHER OF 10-42 BROWNSFORD ROAD-TRAILER SIX……



BRIDGES
03/07/14


81 YEAR OLD PAULINE KIRBY BRIDGES OF BOWLING GREEN DIED YESTERDAY (THURS) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE
SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT J-C KIRBY N SON FUNERAL HOME LOVERS LANE CHAPEL IN BOWLING GREEN WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS….
VISITATION BEGINS AFTER TWO TOMORROW  AFTERNOON (SAT)  AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORUM OF DONATIONS TO
FRIENDSHIP  COMMUNITY CHURCH CEMETERY OR OLD UNION BAPTIST CHURCH CEMETERY FUNDS….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY TWO SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; GERALD AND ALICE KIRBY  OF SCOTTSVILLE AND RICKY AND MARIE KIRBY OF ALVATON…..FIVE
GRANDCHILDREN SNF EIGHT GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE……



THEFT
03/07/14


A MAJOR THEFT REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….
ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER A PERSON OR PERSONS ENTERED THE SHAWN SPEARS PROPERTY LOCATED  AT 15-67 A-R-OLIVER ROAD AND TOOK A
TRAILER WITH TWO RIDING  MOWERS ON IT….
ONE MOWER IS AN ORANGE… SKAGGS BRAND….72-INCH  CUT…ZERO-TURN COMMERCIAL MOWER VALUED AT 12-THOSUAND 500-DOLLARS….
THE OTHER MOWER IS A 50-INCH CUT…CUB CADET VALUED AT 28-HUNDRED DOLLARS…
THE TRAILER IS VALUED AT 12-HUNDRED DOLLARS…
AND A WOODEN TOOL BOX AND TOOLS WAS ALSO TAKEN…
THE TOTAL VALUE OF THE ITEMS TAKEN WAS PLACED AT 16-THOUSAND 225-DOLLARS……



KY UNEMPLOYMENT RATE DROPS
03/07/14


ACCORDING TO THE OFFICE OF EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING…THE COMMONWEALTH’S  UNEMPLOYMENT RATE SLID TO SEVEN-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT IN JANUARY
WHICH WAS DOWN FROM SEVEN-POINT-NINE PERCENT IN DECEMBER….

THE JANUARY TWENTY-14 JOBLESS RATE WAS ALSO  HALF-A-PERCENTAGE POINT BELOW THE EIGHT-POINT TWO PERCENT REPORTED IN JANUARY TWENTY-13….

AND JANUARY’S SEVEN-POINT-SEVEN PERCENT UNEMPLOYMENT RATE WAS ALSO THE LOWEST  JOBLESS RATE IN KENTUCKY  SINCE OCTOBER TWO-THOUSAND-
EIGHT….



PAUL RUN FOR TWO OFFICES
03/07/14


A BILL INTRODUCED IN THE KENTUCKY SENATE YESTERDAY WOULD LET SENATOR RAND PAUL SEEK RE-ELECTION TO THE SENATE AND RUN FOR PRESIDENT ON THE
SAME BALLOT IN  TWENTY-16….

CURRENTLY KENTUCKY LAW PREVENTS SOMEONE FROM RUNNING FOR  MULTIPLE OFFICES ON THE SAME BALLOT…AND THE PROPOSED LEGISLATION SAYS THAT
RESTRICTION DOES NOT APPLY TO FEDERAL ELECTIONS…

THE BILLS SPONSOR…SENATOR  DAMON THAYER…SAID PAUL IS THE IMPETUS FOR THE BILL….BUT IT COULD AFFECT ANYONE IN THE FEDERAL DELEGATION….



FEDERAL MOGAL SUED
03/07/14


A BOWLING GREEN LAW FIRM HAS FILED A CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT AGAINST FEDERAL MOGUL….

THE SUIT ALLEGES  FEDERAL-MOGAL RELEASED TOXIC  CHEMICALS FROM THE FACILITY IT FORMERLY HAD IN SCOTTSVILLE…AND THE CLAIMS THE CHEMICALS  CAUSED
GROUND WATER CONTAMINATION AND ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGE WITHIN A FIVE-MILE RADIUS OF THE PLANT…..

AND WE REMIND LISTENERS THAT A LAWSUIT STATES ONLY ONE SIDE OF A CASE….



SPORTS
03/07/14

ON THE BASKETBALL SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

AT THE WOMEN’S S-E-C TOURNAMENT….GEORGIA TAKES ON SOUTH CAROLINA, FLORIDA PLAYS KENTUCKY, LSU TANGLES WITH TENNESSEE AND AUBURN GOES
AGAINST TEXAS “A AND M”….

AT THE O-V-C TOURNAMENT….IN THE MEN’S BRACKET…..BELMONT PLAYS MOREHEAD AND MURRAY STATE TAKES ON EASTERN KENTUCKY….
AND IN THE WOMEN’S BRACKET…..U-T MARTIN GOES AGAINST EASTERN KENTUCKY AND BELMONT FACES JACKSONVILLE….

THE WOMEN’S A-A-C TOURNAMENT BEGINS TODAY AS CINCINNATI TAKE ON CENTRAL FLORIDA AND MEMPHIS GOES AGAINST HOUSTON

AND THE BOY’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT BEGINS TONIGHT  AT BARREN COUNTY  HIGH SCHOOL….

AS BOWLING GREEN PLAYS FRANKLIN/SIMPSON AND BARREN COUNTY TAKES ON RUSSELL COUNTY….

SCORES FROM MAR 6TH....

AT THE GIRL’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT LAST NIGHT….THE SEASON CAME TO AN END FOR THE LADY PATRIOTS AS THEY LOST TO BOWLING GREEN 60 TO 55….IN
LAST NIGHT’S OTHER GAME…..FRANKLIN/SIMPSON BEAT CLINTON COUNTY  49 TO 32……


IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..LSU BEAT  VANDY 57 TO 51 AND THE TOPPERS GOT PAST LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE  75 TO 72….

AT THE WOMEN’S SEC TOURNAMENT….IT WAS GEORGIA 53 AND VANDERBILT 43, FLORIDA DOWNED MISSISSIPPI STATE 71 TO 67, LSU DEFEATED ALABAMA 78 TO 65 AND
AUBURN BEAT OLE MISS 70 TO 54….

AT THE OVC TOURNAMENT….IN THE MEN’S BRACKET…..MOREHEAD GOT PAST TENNESSEE TECH 76 TO71 AND EASTERN KENTUCKY DEFEATED SOUTHEAST MISSOURI  84
TO 76….
AND IN THE WOMEN’S BRACKET…IT WAS EASTERN KENTUCKY 79 AND TENNESSEE STATE  75 AND JACKSONVILLE SLIPPED PAST TENNESSEE TECH 57 TO 56…..




CLOSINGS & CANCELLATIONS
THURS….MAR 6TH

THE FARMERS MARKET SCHEDULED AT THE SPINE STOP THIS SATURDAY HAS BEEN CANCELLED
ALLEN COUNTY SCHOOLS AND VICTORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY WILL HAVE AN HOUR DELAY
VICTORY CHRISTIANS ACADEMY WILL BE LEAVING AT 2:30



CHILDS TRUST WEB SITE
03/06/14


THE ATTORNEY GENERAL’S OFFICE HAS UNVEILED  A NEW AND UPDATED CHILD VICTIMS’ TRUST FUND WEBSITE…..

THE USER FRIENDLY SITE…..I-CARE-ABOUT-KIDS-DOT-KY-DOT-GOV….GIVES KENTUCKIANS BETTER ACCESS TO INFORMATION  ABOUT C-V-T-S’s CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE
PREVENTIONS INITIATIVES AND THE RESOURCES AVAILABLE TO THEM….AND THE WEBSITE ALSO ALLOWS INDIVIDUALS TO DONATE TO THE FUND….
THE CHILD VICTIMS’ TRUST FUNDS HAS PROVIDED FUNDING TO REGIONAL AND STATEWIDE CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE PREVENTION PROGRAMS  SINCE 1985……..



ONLINE CONCEAL CARRY APP
03/06/14


ON A 37-TO-NOTING VOTE THE KENTUCKY SENATE HAS  APPROVED A BILL TO CREATE AN ONLINE APPLICATION FOR KENTUCKIANS WANTING LICENSES TO CARRY
CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPONS….
THE BILL’S SPONSOR SAYS THE GOAL OF THE LEGISLATION IS TO REDUCE THE CURRENT WAITING TIME FROM ABOUT TWO MONTHS TO ABOUT TWO WEEKS WITH THE
ONLINE VERSION…AND THE ONLINE PROCESS WOULD ALSO BE AVAILABLE  TO RENEW LICENSES….
THE BILL…WHICH NOW GOES TO THE HOUSE….CALLS FOR A 70-DOLLAR FEE FOR ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS….
AND THE CURRENT PAPER PROCESS…WHICH HAS A 60-DOLLAR FEE… WOULD STILL BE AVAILABLE…..l



ONE-MILLIONTH CORVETTE RECOVERED
03/06/14


IN AN UNEXPECTED TURN OF EVENTS…THE MILLIONTH CORVETTE WAS BROUGHT OUT OF THE SINKHOLE AT THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM YESTERDAY…

THE CAR WAS BUILT JULY SECOND….1992 IN BOWLING GREEN AND WAS DONATED TO THE MUSEUM BY GENERAL MOTORS….

OFFICIALS WERE ALSO ABLE TO LIFT THE FIFTH CORVETTE OUT OF THE SINKHOLE YESTERDAY…..ONLY THREE MORE REMAIN TO BE RECOVERED…..



SALT SUPPLIES LOW
03/06/14


THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET HAS ADVISED ITS 12 HIGHWAY DISTRICTS TO CONSERVED SALT SUPPLIES AND FOCUS ON OTHER CONSERVATION EFFORTS
IN COMBATING FURTHER SNOW AND ICE THIS WINTER….

CURRENTLY THE CABINET HAS LESS THAN 70-THOUSAND TONS OF SALT ON HAND STATEWIDE….HISTORICALLY THAT WOULD BE MORE THAN ENOUGH FOR THE REST OF
THE WINTER….BUT THE CABINET WANTS TO ENSUE THAT EACH COUNTY HAS ENOUGH SALT TO HAND TO HANDLE ANTHER SNOW AND ICE EVENT…..
SO FAR THIS WINTER….THE CABINET HAS USED MORE THE 410-THOUSAND TONS OF SALT…COMPARED TO 160-THOPUSAND TONS AT THIS POINT LAST YEAR……



PESTICIDE TRAINING
03/06/14


TRAINING TO OBTAIN A RESTRICTED USE PESTICIDE CARD WILL BE HELD TONIGHT AT THE ALLEN COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE AT 6-30……
FOR MORE INFO TUNE INTO 99.3 LOVE FM WVLE



ANTI-METH LAW
03/06/14


THE GOAL IS TO CURB THE PRODUCTION OF METHAMPHETAMINE IN TENNESSEE…BUT CONCERNS ARE BEING RAISED ABOUT THE UNINTENDED IMPACT OF
RESTRICTING SALE OF CERTAIN MEDICATIONS  WILL HAVE ON LAW ABIDING CONSUMERS….FOR MORE INFO TUNE INTO 99.3 LOVE FM WVLE



SPORTS
03/06/14

ON THE BASKETBALL SCHEDULE  FOR TODAY….

THE GIRL’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT CONTINUES TONIGHT  AT ALLEN COUNTY /SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL AS THE LADY PATRIOTS PLAY  BOWLING GREEN AT
SIX…THEN CLINTON COUNTY TAKES ON FRANKLIN/SIMPSON….

IF YOU CAN’T MAKE IT TO THE LADY PATRIOT GAME….JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN GOSPEL 12-50…WLCK….AND 99-POINT-THREE…. LOVE-
FM…WVLE….STARTING AT 5-40 THIS AFTERNOON….



IN MEN’S COLLEGE GAMES….VANDERBILT  HOSTS L-S-U AND THE TOPPERS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE….

AT THE WOMEN’S S-E-C TOURNAMENT….VANDERBILT PLAYS GEORGIA, FLORIDA TANGLES WITH MISSISSIPPI STATE, L-S-U GOES AGAINST ALABAMA AND OLD MISS TAKES
ON AUBURN….
AT THE O-V-C TOURNAMENT….IN THE MEN’S BRACKET MOREHEAD PLAYS TENNESSEE TECH AND EASTERN KENTUCKY TAKES ON SOUTHEAST MISSOURI….
AND IN THE WOMEN’S BRACKET…TENNESSEE STATE GOES AGAINST  EASTERN KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE TECH TANGLES WITH JACKSONVILLE….






CLOSINGS & CANCELLATIONS
WED…..MAR 5  AS OF 4:30 P.M.  
DAYMAR COLLEGE SCOTTSVILLE, BOWLING GREEN & RUSSELLVILLE CAMPUSES CLOSED….
SOUTH CENTRAL KY COMMUNITY & TECHNICAL COLLEGE CLOSED……
WKU-GLASGOW CAMPUS CLOSED
“T AND T”  TRASH ROUTES WILL BE RUNNING BEHIND ALL WEEK DO TO THE ROAD CONDITIONS
Church cancellations
SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH
FOUNTAIN OF LIFE CHURCH
LIBERTY MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
BEECH GROVE GENERAL BAPTIST CHURCH



THURSDAY
THE FOLLOWING SCHOOLS WILL BE CLOSED TOMORROW

THERE WILL BE NO SCHOOL IN ALLEN COUNTY TOMORROW------- HOWEVER STAFF AND EMPLOYEES SHOULD REPORT TO WORK BY 9 A.M.



WARREN, METCALF, LOGAN, HART, GRAYSON, FOUNDATION CHRISTIAN ACADEMY, EDMONSON, BARREN, OLD UNION


OPEN HOUSE AT OLD UNION HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED FOR NEXT THURSDAY THE 13TH.












SPORTS
03/05/14

ON THE SCHEDULE  FOR TONIGHT….

THE GIRL’S FOURTH THE REGION BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT BEGINS TONIGHT AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL…

AT SIX GLASGOW PALSY RUSSELL COUNTY…THEN LOGAN COUNTY GOES AGAINST  SOUTH WARREN…
FIRST ROUND ACTION CONTINUES TOMORROW NIGHT….WHEN THE LADY PATRIOTS TANGLE WITH BOWLING GREEN AND CLINTON COUNTY PLAYS FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…

THE SEMI-FINALS WILL BE PLAYED SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME SUNDAY AFTERNOON……

THE WOMEN’S SEC TOURNAMENT  BEGINS TODAY AS MISSOURI PLAYS MISSISSIPPI STATE AND ARKANSAS TAKES ON OLE MISS…

AND THE OVC TOURNAMENT STARTS TODAY…
MEN’S GAMES HAVE TENNESSEE TECH TAKING ON SIU-EDWARDSVILLE  AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI  TANGLES WITH EASTERN ILLINOIS…
AND IN THE WOMEN’S BRACKET…EASTERN KENTUCKY GOES AGAINST EASTERN ILLINOIS  AND JACKSONVILLE TAKES ON SIU-EDWARDSVILE……


IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….TENNESSEE GOES TO AUBURN AND LOUISVILLE  PLAYS AT S-M-U…..

AND IN WOMEN’S GAMES….THE LADY TOPPERS ARE AT HOME TO PLAY LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE…..


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT…..

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..KENTUCKY GOT PAST ALABAMA 55 TO 48……






CLOSINGS & CANCELLATIONS
TUES…..MAR 4TH AS OF TWO P.M.


DAYMAR COLLEGE SCOTTSVILLE,  BOWLING GREEN & RUSSELLVILLE CAMPUSES CLOSED….
SOUTH CENTRAL KY COMMUNITY &  TECHNICAL COLLEGE CLOSED……
WKU-GLASGOW CAMPUS CLOSED
ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY CLOSED
ZUMBA CLASSES AT THE COUNTRY CLUB TONIGHT ARE CANCELLED
“T AND T”  TRASH ROUTES WILL BE RUNNING BEHIND ALL WEEK DO TO THE ROAD CONDITIONS
THE CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE….INCLUDING THEIR CHILD CARE PROGRAM…OPEN REGULAR HOURS TODAY
WEDNESDAY
Schools closed Wednesday March 5th 2014
ADAIR
BARREN
EDMONSON
FOUNDATION CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
GREEN
LOGAN
OLD UNION SCHOOL
RUSSELL
TAYLOR
TODD
WARREN


SCOTTSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH WILL NOT HAVE SERVICES OR ACTIVITIES TOMORROW (WED MARCH 5TH)








CLOSINGS & CANCELLATIONS
TUES…..MAR 4TH AS OF NOON


DAYMAR COLLEGE SCOTTSVILLE,  BOWLING GREEN & RUSSELLVILLE CAMPUSES CLOSED….
SOUTH CENTRAL KY COMMUNITY &  TECHNICAL COLLEGE CLOSED……
WKU-GLASGOW CAMPUS CLOSED
ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY CLOSED
ZUMBA CLASSES AT THE COUNTRY CLUB TONIGHT ARE CANCELLED
“T AND T”  TRASH ROUTES WILL BE RUNNING BEHIND ALL WEEK DO TO THE ROAD CONDITIONS
THE CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE….INCLUDING THEIR CHILD CARE PROGRAM…OPEN REGULAR HOURS TODAY








ARREST
03/05/14


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

DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER SERVED A WARRANT CHARGING FLAGRANT NON- SUPPORT ON 36 YEAR OLD PATRICIA FOSTER OF THREE-35 MILL STREET…..



FT KNOX SCHOOLS CLOSING
03/05/14


BECAUSE OF A MILITARY BASE REALIGNMENT…..FOUR SCHOOLS AT FORT KNOX ARE CLOSING AT THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR….AS ITS ONLY COMBAT BRIGADE IS
BEING DEACTIVATED….
THE CLOSING WILL AFFECT 877 STUDENTS AND THE DEFENSE DEPARTMENT SAYS IT’S UNCLEAR IF SCHOOLS AT OTHER POSTS WILL  BE SHUTDOWN  AS THE MILITARY
SHRINKS TO ABOUT 450-THOUSAND SOLDIER OVER THE NEXT FIVE YEARS…
CURRENTLY…..THE DEFENSE DEPARTMENT SPENDS ABOUT 375-MILLION DOLLARS  ANNUALLY TO OPERATE ITS SCHOOLS……



ARREST
03/05/14


AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

CAPTAIN BOBBY JACKSON CHARGED 44 YEAR OLD SAMATHA CHASTAIN OF AUSTIN WITH NO REGISTRATION PLATES, NO INSURANCE AND FOUR COUNTS OF POSSESSION
OF A CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE…
JACKSON ALSO SERVED AN ALLEN COUNTY WARRANT AND A SIMPSON COUNTY WARRANT ON CHASTAIN…..



THEFT OF ENGINES
03/05/14


THE THEFT OF THREE ENGINES REPORTS TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT OFFICE….
VERNICE COOK TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THAT HIS PROPERTY HAD BEEN ENTERED….AND AFTER REMOVING  A  FENCE THAT HAD BEEN CONSTRUCTED… THREE
ENGINES WERE  TAKEN…
THE THREE ENGINES ARE VALUED AT 85-HUNDRED DOLLARS  AND THE FENCE AT 15-HUNDRED….
ANYONE WITH ANY INFORMATION ON THIS INCIDENT IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….



FIRE
03/05/14


THIS MORNING AROUND 6-30…..THE SCOTTSVILLE, TRAMMEL AND HALIFAX FIRE DEPARTMENTS RESPONDED TO AN ALARM AT THE CENTER FOR COURAGEOUS KIDS….

UPON ARRIVAL….FIREFIGHTERS FOUND THAT A SPRINKLER HEAD IN THE MEDICAL CENTER WAS MALFUNCTIONING….



SITE SELECTION MAGAZINE’S ANNUAL GOVERNOR’S CUP RANKINGS  HAS PLACED KENTUCKY FOURTH  IN THE NATION FOR NEW AND EXPANDED INDUSTRY ACTIVITY  
PER CAPITA IN TWENTY-13…

LAST YEAR  IN THE COMMONWEALTH….163 PROJECTS  MET SITE SELECTION CRITERIA REQUIREMENTS….IN THAT TOTAL THERE WERE 281 LOCATION OR EXPANSION
ANNOUNCEMENTS THAT RESULTED  IN JUST OVER 14-THOUSAND JOBS AND THREE-POINT-THREE BILLION DOLLARS  IN CAPITAL INVESTMENT….

THE TOP 10 METRO AREA RANKINGS…..INCLUDED LEXINGTON WHICH RANKED EIGHTH IN THE TIER TWO CATEGORY AND BOWLING GREEN WHICH RANKED SIX IN THE
TIER THREE CATEGORY…
KENTUCKY ALSO HAD 10 COMMUNITIES MAKING THE MAGAZINE’S TOP MICROPOLITANS LIST….….



HIGHWAY RESTRICTIONS  LIFTED
03/05/14


IN CONNECTION WITH THE CURRENT WINTER STORM…THE KENTUCKY TRANSPORTATION CABINET HAS WAIVED CERTAIN  HIGHWAY RESTRICTIONS FOR OUT-OF-STATE
UTILITY VEHICLES  TRAVELING NATIONALLY TO AREAS WITH WIDESPREAD POWER OUTAGES…

THE ORDER EXEMPTS A DRIVER’S HOURS OF SERVICE LIMITATIONS….SUSPENDS REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS  AND WAIVES PERMIT FEES FOR OVERWEIGHT OR OVER
SIZED VEHICLES…AND DRIVERS WILL ALSO NOT BE REQUIRED TO STOP  AT WEIGH  STATIONS…HOWEVER…ALL OTHER SAFETY REQUIREMENTS WILL REMAIN IN
EFFECT……



SAME SEX MARRIAGE
03/05/14


THERE WERE TWO MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENTS IN FRANKFORT YESTERDAY CONCERNING FEDERAL JUDGE JOHN HEYBURN ORDER REQUIRING KENTUCKY TO
RECOGNIZE  SAME-SEX MARRIAGES  PERFORMED ELSEWHERE…

FIRST…ATTORNEY GENERAL  JACK CONWAY SAID  FROM A CONSTITUTIONAL PERSPECTIVE THE DECISION WAS CORRECT…AND HE WOULD NOT ASK A HIGHER COURT
TO REVIEW THE DECISION….

THEN A FEW MINUTES LATER…GOVERNOR  STEVE BESHEAR SAID THE COMMONWEALTH WILL  HIRE PRIVATE ATTORNEYS…AT A RATE OF 125 DOLLARS AND HOUR TO
PURSUE THE COMMONWEALTH’S APPEAL….




THIRD CORVETTE REMOVED FROM SINKHOLE
03/05/14

IT’S BEEN ALMOST THREE WEEKS SINCE A 40-BY-60 FOOT SINKHOLE OPENED WITHIN THE SKYDOME OF THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM…
AND YESTERDAY THE THIRD OF THE MOST ACCESSIBLE OF THE EIGHT CORVETTES THAT FELL INTO THE HOLE WAS RECOVERED AS  A CRAIN LIFTED A 1962 BLACK
CORVETTE OUT…

ALL  THREE CARS…WHICH ARE NOW ON DISPLAY  IN THE MUSEUM’S EXHIBIT…WILL BE JOINED IN APRIL BY THE FIVE REMAINING  CORVETTES STILL IN THE SINKHOLE….
THEN THE FIRST OF AUGUST….ALL EIGHT CARS WILL BE SENT TO MICHIGAN FOR RESTORATION…..












SMOKE FREE
02/04/14

A BILL THAT PROPOSES A STATEWIDE SMOKE-FREE LAW IN PUBLIC PLACES AWAITS A VOTE IN THE KENTUCKY HOUSE….AND SUPPORTERS ARE URGING LAWMAKERS TO
THINK ABOUT WHAT IT COULD DO FOR CHILDREN’S HEALTH… GREG STOTELMYER HAS DETAILS……
FOR MORE INFO LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE







FIRE
03/04/14

YESTERDAY MORNING AROUND 11:30……THE SCOTTSVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT WAS CALLED TO “HAVEN FOR CHANGE”….CHIEF MIKE COOKSEY……
FOR DETAILS ON THE FIRE LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE DEPARTMENT WAS ON THE SCENE ABOUT 30-MINUTES…..






STOLEN VEHICLE
03/04/14


ALLEN COUNTY DEPUTY SHERIFF DELMAS CARTER WAS INFORMED BY DUSTIN SMITH OF ALVATON THAT HIS BLACK…CREW CAB…SILVERADO HAD BEEN TAKEN FROM
TWO-94 WOODROW HUGHES ROAD….
THE VEHICLE WAS THEN ENTERED INTO THE N-C-I-C COMPUTER AS STOLEN…..

LATER….ACTING ON A TIP…..OFFICER CHAD FOSTER WITH SCOTTSVILLE POLICE ARRESTED 22 YEAR OLD PAULA S. MONDAY OF TWO-94 WOODROW HUGHES ROAD AND
CHARGED HER WITH  RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY OVER 10-THOUSAND DOLLARS……







LAKE
03/04/14

MARCH 15TH IS THE DAY THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS IS SCHEDULED TO START HOLDING WATER AT BARREN RIVER LAKE FOR SUMMER POOL….BUT AS RANGER HOLLY
MEYERS WITH THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS  NEWSWATCH…THE LEVEL IS ALREADY ABOVE WINTER POOL……
FOR MORE INFO. LISTEN TO 99.3 WVLE
THE WINTER WEATHER IS TO BLAME FOR A PROBLEM AT THE NARROWS MARIANA…AS A POTION OF ONE OF THE ROOFS COLLAPSED FROM THE WEIGHT OF THE ICE AND
SNOW…..








SCAM
03/04/14


A TELEPHONE SCAM HAS BEEN REPORTED TO THE SCOTTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT….

SHELIA JONES TOLD OFFICER DAVID CLARK SHE HAD RECEIVED A PHONE CALL FROM SOMEONE CLAIMING TO BE FROM PUBLISHERS CLEARING HOUSE TELLING HER
SHE HAD WON PRIZE MONEY….
SHE WAS TO TOLD HER PRIZE NUMBER WAS SEVEN-SEVEN-FIVE-P…AND TO CLAIM HER PRIZE SHE NEEDED TO GO TO THE DOLLAR STORE….PURCHASE A GREEN DOT
MONEY CARD FOR 450-DOLLARS…AND THEN CALL EIGHT-SEVEN-SIX-THREE-ONE-THREE- 77-94 AND SHE WOULD BE TOLD WHAT TO DO NEXT….

IF YOU RECEIVE SUCH A CALL….DO NOT GIVE OUT ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION….AND CONTACT AUTHORITIES…..









REPORT
03/04/14

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

DURING THE MONTH…..TROOPERS AND DETECTIVES ISSUED 18-HUNDRED 40 CITATIONS…..535 FOR SPEEDING….136 FOR SEATBELT VIOLATIONS…AND 11 FOR CHILD
RESTRAINTS…..

80 ACCIDENTS WERE INVESTIGATED….47 CRIMINAL ARRESTS WERE OPENED…. 436 CRIMINAL ARRESTS WERE MADE….AND 879 COMPLAINTS WERE ANSWERED……








TWO CORVETTES RECOVERED
03/04/14

THE FIRST OF EIGHT CORVETTES SWALLOWED BY A SINKHOLE AT THE NATIONAL  CORVETTE MUSEUM HAVE BEEN REMOVED FROM THAT HOLE….

A 2009  ZR1 BLUE DEVIL  AND A 1993 RUBY RED 40TH ANNIVERSARY CORVETTE WERE BROUGHT UP YESTERDAY…AND TODAY WORKERS HOPE TO RECOVER A 1962
BLACK CORVETTE…
THEN THE  OTHER FIVE WON’T BE PULLED OUT UNTIL THE SINKHOLE IS FURTHER STABILIZE….
ONCE REMOVED FROM THE SINKHOLE…THE CORVETTES  WILL GO ON DISPLAY AT THE MUSEUM UNTIL AUGUST WHEN THEY WILL BE SENT TO MICHIGAN FOR REPAIR….




SPORTS
03/04/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT….

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..KENTUCKY IS AT HOME TO PLAY ALABAMA……



DUE TO THE INCLEMENT WEATHER….FIRST ROUND ACTION FOR THE GIRL’S FOURTH REGION BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL WEDNESDAY
AND THURSDAY….THE SEMI-FINALS WILL NOW BE PLAYED SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME SUNDAY AFTERNOON……

WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY’S FIRST GAME WILL START AT SIX WITH THE SECOND GAME BEGINNING 25 MINUTES FOLLOWING THE CONCLUSION OF THE OPENING
GAME….
THE SEMI-FINALS WILL BE AT ONE AND THREE ON SATURDAY.…
AND THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME WILL BE AT THREE SUNDAY AFTERNOON…..

AND BECAUSE OF THE CHANGE TO THE GIRL’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT…

THE BOYS TOURNAMENT WHICH WAS TO HAVE BEGUN AT BARREN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL TOMORROW  HAS BEEN MOVED TO FRIDAY…

FIRST ROUND GAMES WILL BE PLAYED FRIDAY AND SATURDAY….WITH THE SEMI-FINALS ON MONDAY AND THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME TUESDAY……




CLOSINGS & CANCELLATIONS
MONDAY, MAR 3RD UPDATED AT 4:45

THERE WILL BE NO SCHOOL TOMORROW (TUES)
ALLEN COUNTY
ADAIR COUNTY        
SIMPSON COUNTY
EDMONSON COUNTY
TODD COUNTY
WARREN COUNTY
VICTORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY



SVILLE CAMPUS OF DAYMAR COLLEGE CLOSED
ALL W-K-U CAMPUSES INCLUDING THE BOWLING GREEN CAMPUS CLOSED
ALL CAMPUSES OF SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY TECHNICAL & COMMUNITY COLLEGE CLOSED
ALLEN COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER CLOSED
SVILLE CITY HALL CLOSED
NO CITY TRASH PICKUP TODAY & THEY WILL RUN 2 TRASH ROUTES TOMORROW
TONIGHT’S SPECIAL SVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING CANCELLED
ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY CLOSED
FLEETWOOD PLANT IN LAFAYETTE CLOSED
FARMERS NATIONAL BANK CLOSED
FOUNDATION BAPTIST CHURCH LADIES MEETING SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT CANCELLED
CORE OF SVILLE CLOSED
ALLEN COUNTY LEAGUE OF ARTISTS & CRAFTSMEN MEETING CANCELLED
EXTENSION OFFICE CLOSED
BLOINK CHIROPRACTIC CLOSED
JUDGE  EXECUTIVES OFFICE & TRANSFER STATION OPEN
PVA OFFICE CLOSED
ANIMAL SHELTER CLOSED
COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE OPEN ON A LIMITED BASIS
ALLEN COUNTY FARM BUREAU CLOSED EARLY & WILL OPEN AT 10AM TOMORROW
THE 4-H TALK MEET HAS BEEN POSTPONED
THE RURAL HEALTH CLINIC AND SCOTTSVILLE PRIMARY CARE CLOSED EARLY
RELAY TEAM CAPTAINS & COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR TONIGHT HAVE BEEN  CANCELLED
THE ALLEN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT WILL BE OPENING TWO HOURS LATE TOMORROW AT 9:30.
THE MULTI- COUNTY TRAINING PROGRAM “DINING ACROSS KENTUCKY” FOR TOMORROW (TUES) AT BARREN RIVER STATE PARK HAS BEEN CANCELLED AND WILL BE
RESCHEDULED.
DOLLAR STORE IN DOWNTOWN SCOTTSVILLE CLOSED EARLY
SUMITOMO IN SCOTTSVILLE IS OPEN AND ALL ASSOCIATES ARE EXPECTED TO REPORT AS NORMAL.









LAMBERT-MCCANDLESS
3-3-14


40-YEAR-OLD TONYA RENEE LAMBERT McCANDLESS OF ELIZABETHTOWN DIED SATURDAY AT HARDIN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL…..FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY
MORNING AT 11 AT THE J.C. KIRBY AND SON FUNERAL HOME, LOVERS LANE CHAPEL….WITH BURIAL IN THE BEECH GROVE GENERAL BAPTIST CHURCH
CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND…KERRY McCANDLESS OF ELIZABETHTOWN…A SON BRYSON CARR OF TEXAS…A DAUGHTER JESSLYN McCANDLESS OF
ELIZABETHTOWN…HER MOTHER AND STEP-FATHER SARAH AND BOBBY WHITE OF RICHARDSVILLE…HER FATHER AND STEP-MOTHER MARK AND LINDA LAMBERT OF
ALLEN COUNTY….PATERNAL GRANDMOTHER FRANKIE LAMBERT OF ALLEN COUNTY….A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW JASON AND KIM LAMBERT OF BOWLING
GREEN…FOUR STEP BROTHERS AND STEP SISTERS-IN-LAW…. MARTY AND DEBBIE WHITE OF TENNESSEE…TIMMY WHITE OF BOWLING GREEN….KEVIN  AND KELLY AND
SPRING RANSOM ALL OF ALLEN COUNTY….SEVERAL AUNTS, UNCLES, COUSINS, NIECES AND NEPHEW ALSO SURVIVE.










CLOSINGS & CANCELLATIONS
MON, MAR 3RD UPDATED AT 1:30
SVILLE CAMPUS OF DAYMAR COLLEGE CLOSED
ALL W-K-U CAMPUSES INCLUDING THE BOWLING GREEN CAMPUS CLOSED
ALL CAMPUSES OF SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY TECHNICAL & COMMUNITY COLLEGE CLOSED
ALLEN COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER CLOSED
SVILLE CITY HALL CLOSED
NO CITY TRASH PICKUP TODAY & THEY WILL RUN 2 TRASH ROUTES TOMORROW
TONIGHT’S SPECIAL SVILLE CITY COUNCIL MEETING CANCELLED
ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY CLOSED
FLEETWOOD PLANT IN LAFAYETTE CLOSED
FARMERS NATIONAL BANK CLOSED
FOUNDATION BAPTIST CHURCH LADIES MEETING SCHEDULED FOR TONIGHT CANCELLED
CORE OF SVILLE CLOSED
ALLEN COUNTY LEAGUE OF ARTISTS & CRAFTSMEN MEETING CANCELLED
EXTENSION OFFICE CLOSED
BLOINK CHIROPRACTIC CLOSED
JUDGE  EXECUTIVES OFFICE & TRANSFER STATION OPEN
PVA OFFICE CLOSED
ANIMAL SHELTER CLOSED
COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE OPEN ON A LIMITED BASIS
ALLEN COUNTY FARM BUREAU CLOSING AT 2PM & WILL OPEN AT 10AM TOMORROW
THE 4-H TALK MEET HAS BEEN POSTPONED
THE RURAL HEALTH CLINIC AND SCOTTSVILLE PRIMARY CARE WILL CLOSE AT 3:30
RELAY TEAM CAPTAINS & COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR TONIGHT HAVE BEEN  CANCELLED
THE ALLEN COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT WILL BE OPENING TWO HOURS LATE TOMORROW AT 9:30.









FOURTH REGION DRAW
03/02/14

THE DRAW FOR THE GIRL’S FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT….TO BE PLAYED AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL….WAS HELD YESTERDAY…
TOMORROW NIGHT….IN THE FIRST GAME GLASGOW PLAYS RUSSELL COUNTY….THE LOGAN COUNTY TAKES ON SOUTH WARREN…
TUESDAY NIGHT AT SIX….THE LADY PATRIOTS  FACE BOWLING GREEN AND THEN CLINTON COUNTY GOES AGAINST FRANKLIN/SIMPSON…

THE SEMI-FINALS WILL BE PLAY FRIDAY NIGHT  WITH THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME SATURDAY….
TICKETS FOR ALL NIGHTS WILL BE SIX-DOLLARS AT THE DOOR AND GATES WILL OPEN AT FIVE EACH NIGHT….






MAMMOTH CAVE CAMPGROUNDS
03/01/13

CAMPGROUNDS AND PICNIC AREAS AT MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK ARE OPENING FOR THE SEASON…

THE MAPLE SPRINGS GROUP CAMPGROUND AND THE HEADQUARTERS PICNIC AREA ARE OPENING TODAY….AND THE CAMPGROUND AND PICNIC AREA AT HOUCHIN
FERRY WILL OPEN MARCH 14TH….

SITES AT THE MAMMOTH CAVE CAMPGROUND….NEAR THE VISITORS CENTER… ARE AVAILABLE ON A FIRST-COME…FIRS- SERVED BASIS….
MAPLE SPRINGS CAMPSITES….WHICH ARE DESIGNED FOR GROUPS OF UP TO 24 PEOPLE…WITH FOUR OF THE SITES  ACCOMMODATING  CAMPERS WITH HORSES… ARE
AVAILABLE BY RESERVATION ONLY….
TO MAKE CAMPGROUND…PICNIC SHELTER…OR CAVE TOUR RESERVATIONS CALL EIGHT-SEVEN-SEVEN-FOUR-FOUR-FOUR-67-77….OR GO ON-LINE AT RECREATION-DOT-
GOV……




ARREST-ADAIR
03/01/14

STATE POLICE  FROM THE COLUMBIA POST HAVE CHARGED AN ADAIR COUNTY MAN WITH STABBING HIS HALF-BROTHER…

TROOPERS  WERE NOTIFIED  THAT 34 YEAR OLD BRIAN FLETCHER OF COLUMBIA WAS BEING TREATED AT WESTLAKE REGIONAL HOSPITAL FOR STAB WOUNDS…
A WARRANT WAS OBTAINED  AND 28 YEAR OLD ERIC MELTON ALSO OF COLUMBIA WAS ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH ASSAULT….




MISSED  DAYS MAY BE WAIVED
03/01/14

TUESDAY….THE HOUSE EDUCATION COMMITTEE IS TO TAKE UP HOUSE BILL FOUR-10…WHICH WOULD WAIVE UP TO 10 INSTRUCTIONAL DAYS FOR SCHOOL DISTRICTS
THAT HAVE  MISSED DAYS THIS WINTER…AS SEVERAL  DISTRICTS HAVE MISSED MORE THEN 20 DAYS THIS SCHOOL YEAR DO TO SNOW AND COLD…

ADDITIONALLY….HOUSE BILL  FOUR-10 WOULD REQUIRE SCHOOL DISTRICT PERSONNEL TO MAKE UP ANY WAIVED INSTRUCTIONAL  DAYS BY PARTICIPATING IN
INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES OR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT….OR BY BEING ASSIGNED ADDITIONAL WORK…..




SAME SEX MARRIAGE
03/01/14

FEDERAL JUDGE JOHN HEYBURN HAS DELAYED  UNTIL MARCH 20TH HIS ORDER REQUIRING  KENTUCKY  TO IMMEDIATELY  RECOGNIZE SAME-SEX MARRIAGES FROM
OUTSIDE THE COMMONWEALTH…

ATTORNEY GENERAL JACK CONWAY HAS ASK FOR A 90-DAY STAY TO GIVE OFFICIALS TIME TO DECIDE  IF THEY WOULD APPEAL HEYBURN’S ORDER OR IMPLEMENT IT…
SOME LOCAL OFFICIALS….SUCH AS COUNTY CLERKS…HAVE SAID THEY ARE RELUCTANT TO ACKNOWLEDGE  SAME-SEX MARITAL RIGHTS UNTIL THEY RECEIVE
GUIDANCE FROM FRANKFORT…..…..




SPORTS
03/01/14

FOR THE SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR….LADY PATRIOT MORGAN RICH HAS BEEN SELECTED AS THE FOURTH FOUR PLAYER-OF-THE-YEAR BY THE REGION FOUR
COACHES  ASSOCIATION…
AND SAVANNAH GREGORY HAS BEEN NAMED TO THE ALL-REGION SECOND TEAM….

AND LADY PATRIOT HEAD COACH BRAD BOND HAS BEEN SELECTED AS THE FOURTH REGION COACH-OF-THE-YEAR BY THE COACHES ASSOCIATION…. BONDS HAS LEAD
THE LADY PATRIOTS TO A 27 AND THREE RECORD HEADING  INTO THE FOURTH REGION TOURNAMENT..….
THIS MARKS THE SECOND CONSECUTIVE BONDS HAS WON A COACH-OF-THE-YEAR AWARD…AS LAST SEASON HE  WAS NAMED REGION FOUR COACH-OF-THE-YEAR BY
THE KENTUCKY ASSOCIATION OF BASKETBALL COACHES AFTER GUIDING AC/S TO A  27 AND FIVE RECORD…..


ON THE BASKETBALL SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE GAMES….LOUISVILLE IS ON THE ROAD TO CONNECTICUT…..
MEN’S GAMES FIND…CAMPBELLSVILLE TRAVELING TO BLUEFIELD, VANDY GOES TO TENNESSEE, KENTUCKY PLAYS AT SOUTH CAROLINA AND  LOUISVILLE IS ON THE
ROAD TO MEMPHIS….
IN MEN’S/WOMEN’S DOUBLEHEADERS…..LINDSEY WILSON IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON SHAWNEE….AND THE TOPPERS AND LADY TOPPERS TRAVEL TO TEXAS-
ARLINGTON…….


AND THE BOY’S 14TH DISTRICT CHAMPION WILL BE DECIDED TONIGHT AS BOWLING GREEN PLAYS WARREN CENTRAL……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT….

AT THE GIRL’S 14TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT….BOWLING GREEN TOOK THE DISTRICT TITLE WITH A 50 TO 40 WIN OVER SOUTH WARREN….

AT THE BOY’S 15TH…..BARREN COUNTY DEFEATED MONROE COUNTY 60 TO 53 TO WIN THE DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIP…..

AND AT THE BOY’S 16TH….CLINTON COUNTY  GOT PAST RUSSELL COUNTY 71 TO 70 TO BECOME DISTRICT CHAMPIONS…..




CORE POOL CLOSED
02/28/14

THE SWIMMING POOL AT THE CORE OF SCOTTSVILLE IS CLOSED  FOR THE REST OF THE DAY….HOWEVER…..THE HOT-TUB….STEAM ROOM….AND SONIA ARE OPEN……




ARREST
02/28/14

STATE POLICE RECEIVED A CALL OF A POSSIBLE IMPAIRED DRIVER ON NORTH BOUND I-65….WHILE TAKING THE PHONE COMPLAINT…THE CALLER WITNESSED THE
VEHICLE SIDESWIPE A TRACTOR/TRAILER AROUND THE SIX MILER MARKER AND CONTINUE ON…
TROOPERS WERE ABLE TO STOP THE TWO-THOUSAND-SIX HONDA…OPERATED BY HEATHER ENNIS OF BOWLING GREEN AT TH 11 MILE MARKER…..ENNIS WHO HAD HER
SEVEN YEAR OLD CHILD IN THE CAR APPEARED TO BE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL OR DRUGS….…
THE INVESTIGATION DETERMINED SHE WAS IN ROUTE TO POTTER GRAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TO DROP HER CHILD OFF….BUT BECAUSE OF HER PHYSICAL STATE
ENDED UP ON  I-65 IN SIMPSON COUNTY….
ENNIS WAS TRANSPORTED TO THE MEDICAL CENTER TO GET MEDICALLY CLEARED AND WAS THEN LODGED IN THE SIMPSON COUNTY JAIL  CHARGED WITH DUI-
AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE…WANTON ENDANGERMENT… LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT…FOLLOWING ANOTHER VEHICLE TOO CLOSELY…AND FAILURE TO
PRODUCE AN INSURANCE....
THE JUVENILE WAS RELEASED TO HER FATHER…..




ARREST
02/28/14

AN ARREST BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE…..

OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD CHARGED 28 YEAR OLD ASHLEY MORRIS OF ONE-96 WEST WOOD STREET WITH PROMOTING CONTRABAND AND POSSESSION OF A
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE…..




BURGLARY
02/28/14

A BURGLARY AND THEFT REPORTED TO THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….

ACCORDING TO DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER….A SCREEN DOOR ON THE PATIO AT THE PHILLIP CHANEY RESIDENCE….LOCATED  AT TWO-ZERO-THREE HAPPY RUN ROAD
WAS CUT TO GAIN ENTRY…
TAKEN WERE A LOVE SEAT….TWO-ROCKER STYLE CHAIRS…AND AN AUDUBON FOOT STOOL ALL VALUED AT 12-HUNDRE AND 75 DOLLARS….
ANYONE WITH  INFORMATION ON THIS INCIDENT IS ASKED TO CONTACT THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..




FRANKLIN
02/28/14

86 YEAR OLD BIRTY CLARENCE FRANKLIN DIED WEDNESDAY AT CAL TURNER REHAB AND SPECIALTY CARE….

GRAVESIDE SERVICES WILL BE THIS AFTERNOON AT 12:30 IN THE MT. OLIVET CEMETERY IN SUMNER COUNTY….
HE’S SURVIVED BY SEVERAL BROTHERS….SISTERS…NIECES …AND NEPHEWS…..




COX
02/28/14

84 YEAR OLD JAMES WILLARD COX OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED WEDNESDAY AT HIS RESIDENCE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (SAT) AFTERNOON AT FOUR AT
GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN ALLEN COUNTY MEMORIAL GARDENS…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER  12NOON TODAY (FRI) AT THE FUNERAL HOME……

HE’S SURVIVED BY THREE SONS AND DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW; STEVE AND RITA OF BOWLING GREEN AND DAVID AND JIMMY AND MARY ALL OF INDIANA…TWO DAUGHTERS
AND SON-IN-LAW; BRENDA AND BRIAN BERRY AND LISA COX ALL OF INDIANA… A STEP-SON AND STEP-DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; GREG AND LEAH CARTER OF
SCOTTSVILLE…AND A STEP-DAUGHTER AND STEP-SON-IN-LAW;  KIM AND RONNIE GREGORY OF TENNESSEE….17 GRANDCHILDREN AND 18 GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN
ALSO SURVIVE…..



WORK READY COMMUNITIES
02/28/14

OLDHAM COUNTY IS THE LATEST TO BE CERTIFIED AS A KENTUCKY WORK READY COMMUNITY….WHILE MASON AND TODD COUNTIES HAVE ACHIEVED KENTUCKY WORK
READY COMMUNITIES IN PROGRESS STATUS….AND DAVIESS HENDERSON, WARREN AND WOODFORD COUNTIES HAVE BEEN RECERTIFIED AS KENTUCKY WORK READY
COMMUNITIES…

THE WORK READY COMMUNITIES CERTIFICATIONS PROGRAM ASSURES EMPLOYERS THAT A LOCAL WORKFORCE HAS THE TALENT AND SKILLS NECESSARY TO STAFF
EXISTING JOBS AND TO MASTER THE INNOVATIVE  TECHNOLOGIES NEW JOBS WILL REQUIRE….
AND COUNTIES THAT ACHIEVE KENTUCKY WORK READY STATUE MUST BE RECERTIFIED  TWO YEARS….




CORVETTE MUSEUM REPAIRS
02/28/14

REPAIRS TO THE NATIONAL CORVETTE MUSEUM CONTINUE….
THE REPAIR PLAN  CALLED “CORVETTE PLUS”…HOPES TO BEGIN MONDAY REMOVING THE FIRST- THREE OF EIGHT CORVETTES WHICH FELL INTO THE SINK… AND THEY
HOPE TO HAVE ALL THREE REMOVED BY WEDNESDAY….
THE FIRST CAR TO BE TAKEN OUT WILL BE THE  TWO-THOUSAND-NINE- Z-R-ONE “BLUE DEVIL”…..




SAME SEX MARRIAGES
02/28/14

FEDERAL JUDGE JOHN HEYBURN HAS SIGNED AN ORDER DIRECTING OFFICIALS IN KENTUCKY  TO IMMEDIATELY RECOGNIZE  SAME-SEX MARRIAGES PERFORMED IN
OTHER STATES AND COUNTIES…

SAME-SEX COUPLES MAY CHANGE THEIR  NAMES ON OFFICIAL IDENTIFICATIONS AND DOCUMENTS…AND OBTAIN ANY OTHER BENEFITS  OF A MARRIED COUPLE….
HOWEVER….THE ORDER DOESN’T AFFECT A RELATED LAWSUIT  SEEKING TO FORCE THE COMMONWEALTH TO ISSUE MARRIAGE LICENSES TO SAME-SEX COUPLES….




SPORTS
02/28/14

ON THE BASKETBALL SCHEDULE  FOR TONIGHT…..

THE GIRLS 14TH DISTRICT CHAMPION WILL BE DECIDED AS SOUTH WARREN TAKES ON BOWLING GREEN….

AT THE BOYS 13TH….FRANKLIN/SIMPSON PLAYS RUSSELLVILLE FOR THE TITLE…
AT THE 16TH…CLINTON COUNTY TAKES ON RUSSELL COUNTY IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME…..

AND AT THE BOYS 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT….MONROE COUNTY GOES AGAINST  BARREN COUNTY FOR THE TITLE…..



AT THE GIRL’S 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT LAST NIGHT….GLASGOW CLAIMED THE  CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A 57 TO 51 WIN OVER THE LADY PATRIOTS….

LADY PATRIOTS  ROBINSON AND SAVANNAH GREGORY WERE NAMED TO THE ALL-SEASON TEAM AND THE ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM…WHILE MORGAN RICH WAS NAMED TO
THE ALL-ACADEMIC  TEAM AND WAS NAMED THE 15TH DISTRICT ALL-SEASON MOST VALUABLE  PLAYER….
BOTH TEAMS  NOW MOVE ON TO THE FOURTH  REGION TOURNAMENT WHICH WILL BE PLAYED  AT ALLEN COUNTY/SCOTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL STARTING MONDAY……

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….IT WAS TENNESSEE 72 AND LSU 67, FLORIDA BEAT VANDY 73 TO 68 AND KENTUCKY DOWNED MISSISSIPPI STATE 81 TO 74….
MEN’S GAMES SAW ARKANSAS GET PAST KENTUCKY IN OVERTIME 71 TO 67, LOUISVILLE DEFEATED TEMPLE 88 TO 66 AND THE TOPPERS BEAT TEXAS STATE 51 TO 50….

AT THE BOYS 14TH DISTRICT…BOWLING GREEN RAN AWAY FROM GREENWOOD 63 TO 37….

AT THE GIRLS 13TH….LOGAN COUNTY CLAIMED THE TITLE  WITH A 47 TO 38 WIN OVER FRANKLIN/SIMPSON….
AND AT THE GIRLS 16TH….CLINTON COUNTY CLAIMED THE TITLE WITH A 60 T 51 WIN OVER RUSSELL COUNTY……









SPORTS
02/27/14

ON THE BASKETBALL SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…

AT THE GIRL’S 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT….BEING PLAYED AT GLASGOW HIGH SCHOOL….THE LADY PATRIOTS TANGLE WITH THE LADY SCOTTIES  IN THE
CHAMPIONSHIP GAME…

TIP 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 6:40……


AT THE BOY’S 14TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT…..BOWLING GREEN TAKES ON GREENWOOD

THE GIRL’S 13TH DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIP  WILL BE DECIDED TONIGHT AS FRANKLIN/SIMPSON PLAYS LOGAN COUNTY….
AT THE 16TH…RUSSELL COUNTY GOES AGAINST CLINTON COUNTY FOR THE TITLE….



IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE GAMES….TENNESSEE  TRAVELS TO LSU,  VANDY IS AT HOME TO TAKE ON FLORIDA AND KENTUCKY GOES TO MISSISSIPPI STATE…..

MEN’S GAMES FIND KENTUCKY HOSTING ARKANSAS, LOUISVILLE IS AT HOME TO PLAY TEMPLE AND THE TOPPERS PLAY AT TEXAS STATE…..

AND IN MEN’S/WOMEN’S DOUBLEHEADERS…..LINDSEY WILSON ENTERTAINS RIO GRANDE  AND CAMPBELLSVILLE IS ON THE ROAD TO PIKEVILLE….


SCORES FROM FEB 26TH......

THE BOY’S 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT LAST NIGHT….THE PATRIOTS TOOK ON BARREN COUNTY AND DROPPED AN 82 TO 69 DECISION TO THE  TROJANS…

SO TOMORROW NIGHT’S CHAMPIONSHIP GIVE WILL HAVE BARREN COUNTY TAKING ON MONROE COUNTY……


AT THE BOY'S14TH….WARREN CENTRAL GOT PAST SOUTH WARREN 55 TO 51….

AND AT THE GIRLS 13TH…..IT WAS LOGAN COUNTY 49 AND TODD COUNTY CENTRAL 41……

IN MEN’S COLLEGE GAMES…..IS WAS TENNESSEE 75 AND MISSISSIPPI STATE 68….

AND THE LADY TOPERS BEAT TEXAS STATE 75 TO 45……




HORNE
2-26-14


54-YEAR-OLD DENIACE (DENISE) HORNE OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED YESTERDAY (TUES) AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT BOWLING GREEN….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL SATURDAY
MORNING AT ELEVEN AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE HICKORY HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 FRIDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND ROGER HORNE ....A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW…CHAD AND ANGELA HORNE AND HER MOTHER THELMA WOLFE ALL OF
SCOTTSVILLE….A GRANDDAUGHTER ALSO SURVIVES.




SHOCKLEY
2-26-14

39-YEAR-OLD PAULA TALBOTT SHOCKLEY OF BOWLING GREEN AND FORMERLY SCOTTSVILLE DIED MONDAY AT VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER….FUNERAL
SERVICES WILL BE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN THE CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER ONE FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AT THE FUNERAL HOME.

SHE IS SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND….WILLIAM SHOCKLEY OF SCOTTSVILLE….A SON… ZACHARY KENDALL AND A DAUGHTER ANGELICA KENDALL BOTH OF BOWLING
GREEN…. HER PARENTS… BRUCE AND ANN TALBOTT OF SCOTTSVILLE A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW…. PHILIP AND ASHLEY TALBOTT OF BOWLING GREEN….TWO
SISTERS AND BROTHER-IN-LAW…JANET TALBOTT AND ALISHA AND JAMES HUDSON ALL OF SCOTTSVILLE….MATERNAL GRANDMOTHER…HELEN STINSON OF
SCOTTSVILLE…FATHER-IN-LAW… CORDELL AND TAMMY SHOCKLEY OF SCOTTVILLE …MOTHER-IN-LAW… KARAN AND ROGER JOHNSON OF LUCAS….A
GRANDSON…THREE NEPHEWS, TWO NIECES AND A GREAT NIECE ALSO SURVIVES….    



POET LAUREATE
02/26/14

KENTUCKY’S POET LAUREATE…FRANK WALKER….WILL BE IN BOWLING GREEN SATURDAY TO CONDUCT A WORKSHOP FOR BUDDING POETS…..

THE WARREN COUNTY PUBLIC  LIBRARY IS HOST  THE EVENT…AT THE MAIN BRANCH…. FROM 9-30 TO 12-30…..
ADMISSION IS FREE… BUT SPACE IS LIMITED……TO REGISTER CALL SEVEN-EIGHT-ONE-48-82…OR  E-MAIL JESSIE KNIFELY AS JESSE-K-AT-WARREN-P-L-DOT-ORG……



ARREST
02/26/14

SOME ARRESTS MADE BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER TODD BRANSFORD SERVED A PAROLE VIOLATION WARRANT ON 32 YEAR OLD ANTHONY S. MARRS OF EDMONTON……

AND 20 YEAR OLD CODY HAMMOCK OF 75 CARTER STREET WAS ARRESTED BY DETECTIVE JOHN  ROSE  ON WARRANTS CHARGING ALCOHOL INTOXICATION, BURGLARY,
CRIMINAL MISCHIEF AND PUBLIC INTOXICATION….



BANDY
02/26/14

52 YEAR OLD BRENDA JACKSON BANDY OF FOUNTAIN RUN DIED SUNDAY AT VANDERBILT MEDICAL CENTER….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (THURS)
AFTERNOON AT ONE AT FOUNTAIN RUN OLD MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH WITH BURIAL NI FOUNTAIN RUN CEMETERY…..VISITATION IS IN PROGRESS AT FOUNTAIN RUN
FUNERAL HOME……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY HER HUSBAND; RICKEY BANDY…..TWO SONS;  JEREMY AND JACOB….HER FATHER; MITCHELL JACKSON…AND A BROTHER AND SISTER-IN-LAW;
KENNETH AND DEBBIE JACKSON ALL OF FOUNTAIN RUN….A GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVES…..



BURGLARY
02/26/14

A BURGLARY AND THEFT UNDER INVESTIGATION BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT….

RICHARD ROE OF 23-27 ISOM/BRADLEY ROAD TOLD DEPUTY DELMAS CARTER THAT HIS GARAGE HAD BEEN ENTERED AND TAKEN WERE A POWER SAW… TOOL BOX &
TOOLS….A JIG SAW….AND A HEATER…THE TOTAL VALUE OF THE ITEMS WAS PLACED AT 500-DOLLARS……



NO PHONE ZONE
02/26/14

THE KENTUCKY  HOUSE TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE HAS APPROVED….AND SENT ON TO THE FULL HOUSE….A BILL THE WOULD RESTRICT THE USE OF CELL PHONES
IN SCHOOL AND CONSTRUCTION ZONES…

THE BILL WOULD MAKE IT ILLEGAL TO INITIATE A CALL OR INPUT A PONE NUMBER WHILE IN ONE OF THE “NO PHONE ZONES”……THE BILL HOWEVER… WAS AMENDED IN
COMMITTEE TO EXEMPT DRIVERS USING HANDS-FREE DEVICES….

CURRENT LAW FORBIDS TEXTING WHILE  DRIVING….AND THE PROPOSED LEGISLATION WOULD ALSO INCREASE FINES FOR THOSE FOUND DOING SO…..



GREENWOOD COACH RESIGNS
02/26/14

CITING PERSONAL REASON….GREENWOOD  HIGH BOYS BASKETBALL COACH JASON STONEBAKER HAS SUBMITTED RESIGNATION EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY….AND HE HAS
ALSO RESIGNED FROM HIS POSITION WITH THE SCHOOL’S ALTERNATIVE LEARNING CENTER…

ASSISTANT COACH LOGAN GUESS WILL SERVE AS INTERIM HEAD COACH…..



SPORTS
02/26/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…..

THE PATRIOTS TAKE ON BARREN COUNTY AT THE BOY’S 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT BEING PLAYED AT GLASGOW HIGH SCHOOL….
TIP 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 6:40…….


AND AT THE BOY'S 14TH…..SOUTH WARREN GOES AGAINST WARREN CENTRAL…..


IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….TENNESSEE IS ON THE ROAD TO MISSISSIPPI STATE…..

AND WOMEN’S GAMES HAVE THE LADY TOPPERS TRAVELING TO TEXAS STATE……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM LAST NIGHT….

IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….NUMBER ONE FLORIDA HELD OF VANDERBILT 57 TO 54……

IN GIRLS’ DISTRICT TOURNAMENT ACTION…..
AT THE 13TH….LOGAN COUNTY BEAT TODD COUNTY CENTRAL 49 TO 41….
AND AT THE 16TH…..CLINTON COUNTY RAN AWAY FROM CUMBERLAND COUNTY 47 TO 28……

AT THE BOY’S 16TH…IT WAS RUSSELL COUNTY 82 AND CUMBERLAND COUNTY 48….




PEDIGO
02-25-14


83-YEAR-OLD  CARRIE PEDIGO OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY  AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE…FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TOMORROW (WED) AFTERNOON
AT TWO AT GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN HOLLAND CEMETERY…VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 11 THIS MORNING (TUES) AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND EXPRESSIONS
OF SYMPATHY MAY TAKE THE FORM OF DONATIONS FOR FUNERAL EXPENSES……

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A SON AND DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; BOBBY AND ALICE OF HOLLAND…THREE GRANDCHILDREN, NINE GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN AND A GREAT-GREAT-
GRANDCHILD ALSO SURVIVE…..






NAPIER
02/25/14


91 YEAR OLD BESS GIBBS NAPIER OF HOLLAND DIED SUNDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE….FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE THURSDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO
AT  GOAD FUNERAL HOME WITH BURIAL IN CRESCENT HILL CEMETERY….VISITATION BEGINS AFTER 10 THURSDAY MORNING AT THE FUNERAL HOME….

SHE’S SURVIVED BY A DAUGHTER; JOANIE NAPIER OF HOLLAND….AND A DAUGHTER-IN-LAW; EILEEN NAPIER OF BOWLING GREEN….TWO GRANDCHILDREN  AND THREE
GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN ALSO SURVIVE….….





WHITE NOSE AT MAMMOTH CAVE
02/25/14


OFFICIALS AT MAMMOTH CAVE NATIONAL PARK SAY WHITE-NOSE SYNDROME… A DISEASE DEADLY TO BATS…HAVE BEEN FOUND IN PASSAGEWAYS THAT ARE OPEN TO
THE PUBLIC….THE DISEASE WAS FOND IN REMOTE SECTIONS OF THE CAVE LAST YEAR….

ACCORDING TO RANGER VICKIE CARSON…THERE ARE NO PLANS TO CHANGE THE WAY THE PARK OPERATES ITS TOURS OR RESEARCH…AS APPROVED CLEANING
METHODS RECOMMENDED BY THE U-S FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE ARE BEING ADHERED TO….AND FOR SOME TIME…VISITORS  HAVE HAD TO WALK THROUGH  BIO-
SECURITY  MATS AS THEY EXIT CAVE TOURS…
AND CARSON WENT ON TO SAY DISCOVERY OF THE DISEASE IN PASSAGEWAYS OPEN TO VISITORS WASN’T UNEXPECTED…..




ARREST
02/25/14


TWO INDIVIDUALS ARE FACING CHARGES FOLLOWING A TRAFFIC STOP BY THE ALLEN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT…..

DEPUTY NICK TABBERT CHARGED JOSHUA PAYNE OF 698 WALNUT CREEK ROAD WITH SPEEDING 75 IN A 55 MILE-PER-HOUR-ZONE AND POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA….
AND A PASSENGER….AARON JENSEN OF1008 DODDY CHURCH ROAD WAS CHARGED WITH POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA, TWO COUNTS  OF POSSESSION OF A
CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED AND PRESCRIPTION DRUG  NOT IN PROPER CONTAINER….







ARREST
02/25/14


A COUPLE OF ARRESTS BY SCOTTSVILLE POLICE….

OFFICER CHAD FOSTER SERVED AN ALLEN COUNTY WARRANT CHARGING TERRORISTIC THREATENING ON 19 YEAR OLD DUSTIN GRAVES OF 786 PEA RIDGE ROAD….

AND 22 YEAR-OLD ALISHA HOLLANDER OF FIVE-65 PETTY LANE WAS ARRESTED BY SERGEANT CHRIS SCOTT ON THREE ALLEN COUNTY WARRANTS CHARGING FAILURE
TO APPEAR……





TREE SEEDLINGS
02/25/14


THE KENTUCKY DIVISION OF FORESTRY HAS TREE SEEDLINGS AVAILABLE FOR SALE AND THEY SAY THE TIME TO PLANT….FOR THE BEST CHANCE OF SUCCESS… IS BY
THE END OF APRIL….

SINGLE TREES ARE AVAILABLE  FOR FIVE-DOLLARS…..A BUNDLE OF 10 TREES IS 30-DOLLARS….AND A BUNDLE OF 100 TREES IS 38-DOLLARS……

ORDER FORMS ARE AVAILABLE AT LOCAL EXTENSION OFFICES….FARM SERVICE AGENCY OFFICES….AND NATURAL RESOURCE CONSERVATION SERVICE OFFICES…..








SPORTS
02/25/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TONIGHT…..

THE BOY’S 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT BEGINS AT GLASGOW HIGH SCHOOL AS GLASGOW TAKES ON MONROE COUNTY……

AT THE GIRL’S 13TH LOGAN COUNTY  PLAYS TODD COUNTY CENTRAL…..
AT THE 14TH….SOUTH WARREN TAKES ON WARREN CENTRAL AND GREENWOOD TANGLES WITH BOWLING GREEN….
AND AT THE GIRL’S 16TH CUMBERLAND COUNTY TAKES ON CLINTON COUNTY…..

IN BOY’S ACTION….
AT THE 13TH…RUSSELLVILLE GOES AGAINST TODD COUNTY CENTRAL
AT THE 16TH…RUSSELL COUNTY TAKES ON CUMBERLAND COUNTY…..


THE 15TH DISTRICT GIRL’S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT BEGAN LAST NIGHT AS THE LADY PATRIOTS DEFEATED  BARREN COUNTY 56 TO 33…..
AND GLASGOW BEAT MONROE COUNTY 60 TO 56….
SO THURSDAY NIGHT THE LADY PATRIOTS AND LADY SCOTTIES WILL PLAY IN THE CHAMPIONSHIP  GAME…..


AT THE 13TH….FRANKLIN/SIMPSON RAN AWAY FROM RUSSELLVILLE 71 TO 32, AS THE 14TH GREENWOOD SWAPPED WARREN EAST 60 TO 32….AND AT THE 16TH IS WAS
RUSSELL COUNTY 53 AND METCALFE COUNTY 43…..

AT THE BOYS 13TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT FRANKLIN/SIMPSON GOT PAST LOGAN COUNTY 71 TO 70 AND AT THE 16TH…CLINTON COUNTY BEAT METCALFE COUNTY  83
TO 57….

AND IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL…..BELMONT GOT PAST EASTERN KENTUCKY 72 TO 68 AND MURRAY STATE DOWNED U-T MARTIN 84 TO 81…..




ARREST-WARREN COUNTY
2-24-14

WARREN COUNTY DEPUTIES ARRESTED 27-YEAR-OLD WILLIAM BISHOP OF BOWLING GREEN ON CHARGES OF FLEEING AND/OR EVADING …DRIVING UNDER THE
INFLUENCE… SPEEDING 26 MILES PER HOUR OR MORE OVER THE LIMIT…FAILURE OF PROOF OF INSURANCE… RECKLESS DRIVING… AND POSSESSION OF ALCOHOLIC
BEVERAGE IN A MOTOR VEHICLE YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) AFTER ATTEMPTING TO EVADE POLICE BY ENTERING THE WILLIAM NATCHER PARKWAY HEADED IN THE WRONG
DIRECTION.

BISHOP WHO WAS CLOCKED AT SPEEDS OF OVER 100 MILES PER HOUR WAS LODGED IN THE WARREN COUNTY REGIONAL JAIL.




PEDIGO
2-24-2014

83 YEAR-OLD- CARRIE PEDIGO OF SCOTTSVILLE DIED SUNDAY AT THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS ARE INCOMPLETE BUT WILL BE ARRANGED By GOAD FUNERAL HOME



SMITH
2-24-14

64 YEAR-OLD JERRY SMITH OF WESTMORELAND DIED TODAY ( MONDAY)… FUNERAL SERVICES WILL BE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO PM AT THE WOODARD FUNERAL
HOME WITH BURIAL AT THE NEW HOPE CEMETERY…  VISITATION BEGINS…TOMORROW MORNING AT 11 AT THE WOODWARD FUNERAL HOME

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE JESSIE ANN SMITH OF WESTMORELAND, TN… HIS DAUGHTER LORA LYNN SMITH… STEP SON KELVIN LEE JONES…BOTH FROM TN…HIS STEP
DAUGHTER BECKY ANN  AND SUN IN LAW CHARLES CARTER OF SCOTTSVILLE… ALSO A BROTHER…AND FIVE SISTERS…SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN… AND 4 GREAT
GRANDCHLDREN ALSO SURVIVE  



SPORTS
02/24/14

ON THE SCHEDULE FOR TODAY….

THE GIRL’S 15TH DISTRICT TOURNAMENT BEGINS TONIGHT AT GLASGOW HIGH SCHOOL AS THE LADY PATRIOTS TAKEN ON BARREN COUNTY AND THEN GLASGOW GOES
AGAINST  MONROE COUNTY…….

TIP OFF FOR THE LADY PATRIOT GAME IS 5:30….BUT IF YOU CAN’T MAKE THE TRIP TO GLASGOW  HIGH SCHOOL….JEFF CLARK WILL HAVE THE ACTION ON SOUTHERN
GOSPEL  12-50…..WLCK….AND 99-POINT-THREE….LOVE-FM….. WVLE…..STARTING AT 5-10 THIS AFTERNOON……



AT THE BOYS 13TH….LOGAN COUNTY GOES AGAINST FRANKLIN/SIMPSON
AT THE 14TH…..SOUTH WARREN TAKES ON WARREN EAST….
AND AT THE 16TH…CLINTON COUNTY TANGLES WITH METCALFE COUNTY….

AT THE GIRLS 13…..FRANKLIN/SIMPSON GOES AGAINST RUSSELLVILLE
AT THE 14TH….WARREN EAST TAKES ON GREENWOOD…..
AND AT THE 16TH….RUSSELL COUNTY TANGLES WITH METCALFE COUNTY ……



IN MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….CAMPBELLSVILLE IS AT HOME TO PLAY LINDENWOOD…..
AND WOMEN’S GAMES FIND EASTERN KENTUCKY ENTERTAINING BELMONT AND MURRAY STATE PLAYS AT U-T MARTIN……


ON THE SCORE BOARD FROM YESTERDAY….

IN WOMEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALL….

VANDERBILT GOT PAST ALABAMA 66 TO 62, TENNESSEE BEAT MISSOURI 56 TO 50, IT WAS KENTUCKY 83 AND TEXAS “A AND M” 74 AND LOUISVILLE DOWNED RUTGERS 73
TO 58……






ACCIDENT
02/22/14
07:05AM

SCOTTSVILLE POLICE  INVESTIGATED A TWO VEHICLE ACCIDENT ON GALLATIN ROAD YESTERDAY AFTERNOON….

ACCORDING TO ASSISTANT CHIEF DARRIN TABOR….A TWO-THOUSAND-FIVE JEEP DRIVEN BY A 17 YEAR OLD SLOWED TO MAKE A LEFT TURN INTO WOODLAND CIRCLE
DRIVE AND IT WAS STRUCK IN THE REAR BY A 1993 MAZDA OPERATED  BY 53 YEAR OLD KEENA BAILEY OF 27-14 DOVER CHURCH ROAD….

BAILEY…WHO COMPLAINED OF NECK PAIN…WAS TRANSPORTED  BY E-M-S TO THE MEDICAL CENTER AT SCOTTSVILLE FOR TREATMENT…..






MURDER SUSPECT ARRESTED
02/21/14


A MAN WANTED IN CONNECTION WITH THE DEATH  OF HIS WIFE HAS BEEN ARRESTED….

ACCORDING TO THE BOWLING GREEN POLICE DEPARTMENT….THEY RECEIVED NOTIFICATION THAT LELAND B. NEAL JUNIOR WAS IN CUSTODY IN MEXICO ON UNRELATED
CHARGES…..NEAL IS ACCUSED OF MURDERING HIS WIFE….CAROL NEAL…ON OR AROUND NOVEMBER 10TH IN 19-98….

NEAL HAS BEEN TRANSFERRED TO HOUSTON-TEXAS WHERE HE AWAITS EXTRADITION BACK TO WARREN COUNTY…..



















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