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Reba Alexander

Reba Alexander, 92, of Crawfordsville passed away Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, at Williamsburg Healthcare. She was born Sept. 29, 1924, at Albany, Kentucky, to Johnny Frances and Bessie Elize Kerney Ferrill. Reba's hobbies included camping, fishing and NASCAR, she loved Jeff Gordon. She also loved spendi

JOURNAL REVIEW - 2017-09-20 13:41:00

Donald Ray Whaley

Member of Trinity Assembly of God Donald Ray Whaley, 60, passed away Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, in Cynthiana, Kentucky. Born in Georgetown, Kentucky, on Sept. 6, 1957, he was the son of the late Raymond G. and Blanche Cook Whaley. Donald worked at Kroger in Georgetown and was a member of Trinity Asse

NEWS-GRAPHIC.COM - 2017-09-19 09:00:00

Toledo man murdered in Kentucky

AVAWAN, Kentucky (WTVG) - A Toledo man is dead after a fire investigator says someone started a fire on purpose. Police in Kentucky are trying to figure out exactly what happened. " He was the best possible friend that anybody could possibly ask for. There's nothing he wouldn't do to help somebody

13ABC.COM - 2017-09-19 00:39:00

Hester 'Grannie Beryl' Burdette

HAWESVILLE --Hester "Grannie Beryl" Burdette, 104, of Cadiz, formerly of Hawesville, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, at Dawson Springs Health and Rehab. She was born in Floral, Kentucky, on May 10, 1913, to the late Estil and Margaret Lambert Harrison and


Lexington man charged with murder, importing heroin

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Police arrested a man in connection with a murder from September 3rd. Timothy Ganther, Jr., 18, is charged in the case. Police were called to an apartment complex at Alumni Drive and Man O' War Boulevard that morning after a woman walking in the area saw a man in a ditch. Th

WKYT 27 - 2017-09-19 12:57:00

Short I-75 lane closures planned for Wednesday, Sept. 20

If you're planning to travel north on I-75 Wednesday, Sept. 20, in either Whitley or Laurel counties, then take note. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to restrict northbound traffic to one lane at mile points 7.9 in Whitley County, and mile 42.4 in Laurel County on that date. The lane restr

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2017-09-19 19:29:43

College student donates kidney to Mason boy

"You want to know something special about me?" That's a line from Logan Wiseman's book, "Logan's Bumpy Kidneys." The remarkable 7-year-old wrote it with his aunt April to explain to his classmates and other kids why his tummy stuck out. WCPO told you about Logan in January when he held a book signin

WCPO - 2017-09-19 23:52:39

E'town council prohibits highway collection

A motorist drops a donation for the WHAS Crusade for Children into a bucket at a road-block collec-tion point in 2013. NEAL CARDIN/The News-Enterprise, file Solicitation with roadway blockades is ending in Elizabethtown. At Monday's Elizabethtown City Council meeting, members heard second reading of

NEWS ENTERPRISE - 2017-09-19 08:41:00

Georgetown police launch program to help drug addicts on road to recovery

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WKYT) - A central Kentucky community has a new program designed to get help for drug addicts. The Angel Program started in 2015 in Massachusetts. Now, Georgetown is among the first cities in Kentucky to launch the program. Organizers say the Operation Hope Angel Program is police-l

WKYT 27 - 2017-09-19 18:31:00

Kentucky high school football prep poll

(Source: WAVE 3 News) LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school football polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings: Class 1A Rank-School FPV Rcd TP Pvs 1. Paintsville (8) 4-1 169 2 2. Beechwood (8) 3-1 161 1 3. Lou. Ky. Cou

WAVE 3 - 2017-09-19 00:38:19

Henderson Fiscal Court joins opioid lawsuit

HENDERSON -- Henderson County Fiscal Court is joining other Kentucky counties and several states in suing opioid distributors as an attempt to redeem some of the costs associated with the drug epidemic. Jeff Gaddy, an attorney with Levin, Papantonio, Thomas, Mitchell, Rafferty and Proctor, PA from

GLEANER - 2017-09-19 20:34:16

Small earthquake felt in Indiana and Kentucky

ALBION, Ill. (AP) - The U.S. Geological Survey reports that a small earthquake in southeastern Illinois was felt across parts of Illinois, Indiana and Kentucky. The USGS says the preliminary 3.8-magnitude earthquake occurred at 6:47 a.m. Central Time on Tuesday about 7 miles northeast of the city of

FOX 19 - 2017-09-19 23:13:37

Greenup board discusses utility tax

LLOYD A utility tax in the Greenup County School District could bring in from $750,000 to $1 million yearly and largely offset anticipated state budget cuts and additional pension expenses, the school board learned Monday. A utility tax is one means of shoring up its budget the board is considering.

DAILY INDEPENDENT - 2017-09-19 09:45:00

Groton Utilities commissioner in ethics probe resigns

GROTON - Edward DeMuzzio resigned Monday from his position on the City of Groton and Bozrah utilities commissions, a week after the Ethics Board found he and two other city officials violated the code of ethics by attending a lavish May 2016 Kentucky Derby trip hosted by the Connecticut Municipal El

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-09-19 23:03:53

Benton Wood Products hosting hiring fair next week

BENTON, KY (WPSD) - Good news if you are looking for a job. Benton Wood Products is hosting a hiring event next week in Benton, Kentucky. The company is looking for their second group of production workers for their new manufacturing facility. All job-seekers are invited to attend, but the company s

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2017-09-19 18:50:08

University of Kentucky Interiors professor to be inducted into Lighting Hall of Fame

In honor of his decades-long involvement in educating others in the discipline of lighting design, University of Kentucky Associate Professor of Interiors Joseph Rey-Barreau will be inducted into the American Lighting Association's Hall of Fame at its annual conference this September. The ALA is th

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-09-19 11:20:00

Crews battling fire at Benton, Ky apartment

BENTON, KY (WPSD) - Fire crews are battling a fire at an apartment in Benton, Kentucky. Crews are at the Allendale Apartments on Golf Course Road. 23 people are being moved to the senior citizens building nearby. One woman who lives nearby says many people who live there are elderly. She's grateful

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2017-09-20 13:54:38

Trilogy Center receives $200K grant

The Department for Local Government has approved funding for a $200,000 Community Development Block Grant that will be used to provide assistance to the Trilogy Center for Women in Hopkinsville. Operated by the Pennyroyal Center, Trilogy is a long-term recovery center for women suffering from substa

KENTUCKY NEW ERA - 2017-09-20 04:51:00

Kentucky's biggest city to make bid for Amazon project

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's biggest city says it is joining several other communities in a bid to land Amazon's planned second headquarters. The company said month that it will spend more than $5 billion to build another headquarters in North America to house as many as 50,000 employees. Foun

WKYT 27 - 2017-09-19 22:54:00

GOP governors say Connecticut winning race to bottom with Malloy

Published 7:33 am, Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Back to Gallery STAMFORD - The Republican governors of New Hampshire and Kentucky said Tuesday night that Connecticut is a shell of its former self under Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, but warned those in the GOP running for the state's highest office that

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-09-20 13:09:58