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Employees at 4 restaurants in 4 cities left without paychecks

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Karen Johnson was counting on her final paycheck from her job at a shift leader at the Checkers on Clarksville Highway in Nashville.But Friday came and went with no paycheck, and she’s still waiting to be paid from two weeks ago.“It put all of us in a bind. Some of our lights

WSMV - 2018-08-17 23:00:00

Alcohol-related revenues fluctuate in first fiscal year of countywide sales

Jolita Hicks co-owns Jolita's Liquors, which opened June 2, with Debra Dixon. The liquor store along Columbia Avenue at Park Avenue in Glasgow also has a bar area where patrons may purchase malt beverages by the drink.Melinda J. Overstreet / Glasgow Daily Times

GLASGOW DAILY TIMES - 2018-08-18 01:58:00


Motorcycle wreckA Paris man injured in a motorcycle accident Tuesday afternoon has a broken back and several broken ribs, according to a friend.Paul M. Wilson Jr., 55, of 1704 Caledonia St. was injured when his motorcycle was hit by a car Tuesday on North Market Street.


At least 3 injured in Leoma buggy crash

Emergency crews are responding to a crash involving an Amish buggy in Leoma, Tenn. in Lawrence County.The crash happened Wednesday afternoon near Story and Lee on Highway 43.At least three people were injured in the crash. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time.Stay with News4 for upda


Bowling Green city schools launch new teacher mentorship program

As a retired educator with 36 years of experience teaching high school, Anne Padilla knows she has a lot to offer new teachers navigating their first year in the classroom.That’s why Padilla is coaching new teachers through a new mentorship program in the Bowling Green Independent School District. T

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2018-08-18 01:00:00

Edmonton Will Have Huge Bicentennial Celebration 9/7-9/9

It’s been 200 years since the City of Edmonton, Kentucky was established, and that’s something to celebrate. The folks in Edmonton will be doing just that with a bicentennial celebration that will span over three days, September 7th through the 9th. As expected, the Metcalfe County Natives, The Kent

WCLURADIO.COM - 2018-08-17 00:00:00

The withered Greenleafe Inn is under new management

The former Greenleafe Inn is undergoing major changes – from ownership, to renovations, everything but the walls will be new. The site was purchased by Arvind Alex Patel in June and will be turned into a Days Inn and Suites. The pool will be filled in and paved over, so guests will be able to drive


Public records, August 18 - The Advocate-Messenger

Jerry Saunders, 46, Nicholasville: first-degree possession controlled substance, meth amended to second-degree possession controlled substance, drug unspecified, 12 months, concurrent; possession drug paraphernalia, 12 months, concurrent; first-degree possession controlled substance, meth, one year;

ADVOCATE MESSENGER - 2018-08-18 10:12:11

Franklin opens up new sidewalk on Highway 96 East

For the last two years, the city has quietly placed seven new sidewalk segments, with two more on the schedule to be completed by 2019. City leaders are also working on a new pedestrian bridge that will connect Chestnut Bend to the Park at Harlinsdale Farms.

THE TENNESSEAN - 2018-08-17 18:26:00

Accident reconstruction part of 'typical' KSP investigation

The investigation into Sunday's collision between a bicyclist and an official Somerset vehicle is ongoing, Kentucky State Trooper Matthew Parmley said Wednesday night. Meanwhile, the 15-year-old cyclist who was transported to UK Medical Center with injuries that include bleeding on the liver is now

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2018-08-17 04:12:08

Barren County Sheriff's Office warning the public of scams

GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) --The Barren County Sheriff's Office is warning the public of recent phone scams targeting the area.BCSO says scammers have been calling potential victims and pretending to be family members and are asking to send them money via money orders or other means.Another scam being repo

WBKO - 2018-08-16 16:46:00

Youth Football League Kicked Out Of Regional Conference

The football director admits they were late in turning in paperwork required for coaches, resulting in some fines, but he says getting kicked out of the conference is too harsh.

WTVF - 2018-08-17 10:30:04

Multiple Injuries Reported In Buggy Crash In Lawrence County

LEOMA, Tenn. - Multiple injuries were reported in a crash involving an Amish buggy in Lawrence County.According to WLX Radio, the crash happened on Highway 43 South in Leoma.Multiple agencies responded to the scene, and officials asked drivers to avoid the area if possible.We will update this story


Jury recommends maximum sentence for man convicted in Somerset home invasion

In August 2016, police say Gregory Miller, 57, entered a home on Canary Drive armed with a shotgun. In a struggle, the homeowner obtained Miller’s gun and apprehended him, according to police.

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-16 19:57:00

Somerset opens the season in the Death Valley Bowl

"Lincoln County is a 5A school that recently had a coaching change. Spencer Crutchfield is the new coach," said Head Jumper Coach Robbie Lucas. With that being said, there is very little known about the Lincoln County Patriots. A new coach means a new look, a new strategy and a bit of the unknown as

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2018-08-17 04:12:24

Fatal Crash Closes Highway 76 In Robertson County

WHITE HOUSE, Tenn. - A fatal crash has closed a portion of Highway 76 in Robertson County.The incident happened Tuesday afternoon in the area of Pleasant Grove Road and Union Road.Tennessee Highway Patrol officials confirmed that at least one person was killed in the two-car crash.HAPPENING NOW ⁦⁩ H


New Music City Star station to open Aug. 27; schedules to change

The new schedule that will be effective Aug. 27 will essentially move up times for passengers at the other five outlying stations — Donelson, Hermitage, Mt. Juliet, Martha and Lebanon — by a few minutes, according to the Regional Transportation Authority. The Music City Star arrives and leaves downt


Four arrested on drug charges after traffic stop

Glasgow police pulled over a vehicle on Happy Valley Road for having an expired registration plate. During the traffic stop, police received consent to search the vehicle and found marijuana, digital scales, a glass pipe and methamphetamine, said a Glasgow Police Department press release.


2 arrested on multiple drug charges

Carolyn J. Beamer, 26, of Somerset, and Juan F. Lopez Jr., 32, of Lexington, are each facing three counts of first-degree Trafficking in a Controlled Substance and one count of second-degree Trafficking in a Controlled Substance. Lopez is facing additional charges of first-degee Persistent Felony Of


Kentucky State Police unveils Safety Town at state fair

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky State Fair has opened, and state police have unveiled a new Safety Town exhibit.

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2018-08-16 23:47:12