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Unsolved Bardstown murders and missing persons cases addressed at state capitol

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WDRB) -- For the first time Wednesday, Bardstown's unsolved crimes were brought to the state capitol. Sherry Ballard and her family members were introduced in Frankfort on both the House and Senate floors hoping to raise awareness for the unsolved missing and murdered persons cases i

WDRB.COM - 2018-03-22 03:57:00

Police interrupt steady stream of customers to arrest Louisville woman accused of selling spice out of her home

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville woman has been arrested after police say she was caught selling spice out of her home -- and police say they interrupted a steady stream of customers while they were there. According to an arrest report, Louisville Metro Police executed a search warrant at the

WDRB.COM - 2018-03-21 18:49:00

Four finalists identified for Bardstown superintendent position

The Bardstown City Schools Board of Education is moving forward in its quest to appoint a new superintendent. The screening committee presented finalists to the board Tuesday afternoon. All four finalists are from Kentucky and one is from Bardstown. The finalists include: Charles B. Abell, of Sprin

KENTUCKY STANDARD - 2018-03-20 23:29:00

No children injured in school bus accidents

Contrary to talk around town, there were no serious school bus accidents Wednesday morning, and no children were injured. "My phone has been blowing up," said Todd Hood, the transportation director for the Bardstown School District. Hood said there was one bus that was stopped to turn on Fourth St

KENTUCKY STANDARD - 2018-03-21 17:48:00

Man shoots self during traffic stop

A traffic stop last weekend ended in a bizarre shooting that claimed the life of a Fisherville man. According to Kentucky State Police Trooper Bernis Napier, of public affairs, Taylorsville City Police pulled over a vehicle driven by Harley Ford, 61, in the early morning hours of March 10. Napier s

SPENCERMAGNET.COM - 2018-03-21 11:15:00

Long John Silver's Opens Louisville Flagship Restaurant

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Long John Silver's today celebrated the opening of its newest location in Louisville, Kentucky, at a Grand Opening ceremony located at the new restaurant, on the corner of Westport Road and Goose Creek Road. James O'Reilly, the company's CEO was joined by Louisville

BUSINESS WIRE - 2018-03-20 14:00:00

6-year-old's conversation overheard by school cafeteria worker leads to arrest of Floyd County man

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A six-year-old's story at a school lunch table resulted in a 67-year old man facing child molestation charges. Court records say the little girl told friends graphic details about Keith Mohney touching her private area. She also said they, "have fun and play games in his ch

WDRB.COM - 2018-03-20 17:58:00

Bardstown families of missing, murdered people heading to Frankfort

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) - Bardstown families, wanting answers in the cases of their missing or murdered loved ones, are taking their search to Kentucky's capitol Wednesday. Sherry Ballard is leading the charge on the trip that will happen Wednesday afternoon. Ballard's daughter Crystal Rogers has b

WHAS 11 - 2018-03-21 00:39:00

Owner of Cole's Place talks to WDRB after shooting leaves several injured

Cole was home and got a lot of misinformation by phone after the shooting. It started with a fight, gunshots and seven victims, but all of them survived. "That was my main focus point, that no one lost their life," Cole said. There are also signs posted, and Cole is even known to take matters into h


New Albany man arrested on child molestation charge

NEW ALBANY - A New Albany man is accused of molesting a child under the age of 10. Keith Mohney, 67, was arrested on a warrant over the weekend. He is accused of molesting a child on at least one occasion, sometime between June and October 2017. According to court records, a school cafeteria worke


Louisville man arrested more than 2 years after allegedly robbing Family Dollar

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville man has been accused of robbing a local discount store and attacking a woman who tried to stop him years ago. According to an arrest report, the incident took place on Nov. 16, 2015, just after 8:30 p.m., at the Family Dollar at 3277 Taylor Boulevard, near Earl


4 people indicted for stealing more than $500,000 from Bullitt County business

SHEPHERDSVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A four-year Secret Service investigation in Bullitt County has ended, and four people have been indicted. A federal grand jury indicted the Thomas and Tammy Rucker, Michelle McIntosh and Joy Newton for wire fraud. The indictment says Tammy Tucker, a senior administrator


Man indicted for sex allegations against minor

SHEPHERDSVILLE -- A man has been indicted for several sex-related allegations against a minor who was under 16 years of age. Javier A. Jimenez has been charged with incest, rape, unlawful use of electronic device to induce a minor and two counts of sexual abuse. According to the indictment, betwe

PIONEER NEWS - 2018-03-20 12:00:00

Foster parent due in court in murder case

A Radcliff man, charged and indicted in January as a suspect in the death of a 4-year-old boy in his care, will appear Tuesday afternoon in Hardin Circuit Court. Billy Paul Embry-Martin, 33, a foster parent to Hunter Payton, is charged in his May 10 death inside their home. According to an arrest ci


City of Bardstown gets grant to pave Wilson Parkway

Bardstown will get a grant of $97,159 to pave the roadway through Wilson Industrial Park this year, freeing up about a third of the city's transportation budget to use on other street paving projects. The City Council on Tuesday voted to authorize the mayor to enter into an agreement with the stat


Shooting reported outside Norton Hospital

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A shooting has been reported outside a local hospital. Few details were immediately available, but MetroSafe confirmed the call came in at 9:02 p.m. that the shooting took place just outside Norton Hospital in the 200 block of East Chestnut Street in downtown Louisville. WAVE


7 shot at Louisville nightclub

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro Police are investigating after a gunman opened fire inside a popular nightclub in the Parkland neighborhood. The shooting happened just before three Saturday morning at Cole's Place which is located in the 2900 block of West Kentucky Street. LMPD confirmed th


7 injured, 1 dead in 2 separate overnight shootings

Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - Officers are investigating after two separate overnight shootings that left one dead. The first incident happened around 12:30 a.m. on Saturday. Louisville Metro Police responded to a call of a shooting in the 2100 block of Duncan St. When officers arrived, they reported f


U of L football recruit Jairus Brents arrested for alleged theft

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A traffic stop led to the arrest of a top University of Louisville football recruit Wednesday morning, according to court documents. An arrest report states that 18-year-old Jairus Brents was taken into custody. Police say he was seen driving over 30 miles above the speed l


Feds accuse 4 suspects of scamming money by posing as a wounded veterans charity

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Four people are accused of stealing from wounded veterans by posing as a charity and scamming donations. On Friday, federal prosecutors outlined the elaborate scheme they say the suspects were involved in. They say the four people scammed more than 1,000 victims in our are