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Baby boy safe after being found outside Warren County fire station
The Warren County Sheriff's Office is trying to determine who left a newborn infant outside the Gott Fire Department early Saturday.The baby boy was taken to the Minit Mart on Louisville Road, then to a local hospital by Medical Center EMS.At about 6:30 a.m. Saturday, a man came into the convenience
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;
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
Civic Assembly reveals consensus on many issues
There's plenty of evidence – from the White House on down to local households – that we live in polarized times, but you wouldn't know it from the final accounting of results from the Bowling Green Civic Assembly held earlier this year.A partnership between the Daily News and the American Assembly a
'The Disappearance of Crystal Rogers' investigates boyfriend's involvement
Crystal Rogers, a mother of five, went missing in July 2015 in Bardstown, Kentucky, and her body hasn’t been found. Her strange disappearance has become a topic of the Oxygen specialThe Disappearance of Crystal Rogersgiven the town’s eerie unsolved crimes, including the murder of Roger’s own father
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
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
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
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
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.
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
Tennessee fugitive in attempted murder case captured in Danville
DANVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) –A man is being held in the Boyle County Detention Center, waiting to be extradited to Tennessee to answer in an attempted murder case.
1 person killed in fiery 2-car crash in Hart County
HORSE CAVE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky State Police say one person is dead after a fiery two-car crash Tuesday night in Hart County.It happened near the 4300 block of South Dixie Highway, according to police. Officials say a call reporting the crash was received Tuesday around 8:20 p.m.
PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS
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.
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
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
Ex-police officer gets probation in federal wire fraud case
A former law enforcement officer who admitted exploiting a program that enables police agencies to obtain surplus military equipment was placed on probation for three years.Larry Dale Martin, 35, of Glasgow, was sentenced Tuesday in U.S. District Court on a count of wire fraud.Martin was a deputy in
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
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.
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