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KENTUCKY TRAGEDY: Warehouse Collapse Spills Thousands Of Whiskey Casks
Roughly 9,000 barrels of the Barton 1792 distillery’s 18,000 barrel stock in Bardstown, Ky., were lost in the building collapse that started around 11:00 a.m. Friday, Nelson County Dispatch Director Milton Spaldingtoldthe Louisville Courier Journal. No one was in the building at the time of the coll
KSP: man found dead in ditch likely died by drowning
Top Local StoriesCyclists prepare for the Pro Road National ChampionshipsKSP: man found dead in ditch likely died by drowningOpen casting call for kid's talk showBARBOURVILLE, KY (WATE) - Kentucky State Police say a man found dead in a ditch Friday morning likely died from drowning.The man's body wa
After hit-and-run in Taylor, pursuit ends when suspect hits Adair deputy sheriff car
The driver led Taylor County units, Kentucky State Police, Columbia City Police and the sheriff’s office as he fled at some points over 100 mph, speeding from Campbellsville to the Columbia bypass, heading south on Burkesville Road then turning back and then traveling Edmonton Road. He made a u-turn
Flatwoods police make several drug arrests
Karrie McGuire, of Flatwoods, was arrested for trafficking a controlled substance, among other charges.
Owner's childhood friend becomes caretaker of Glasgow B&B
GLASGOW – A woman who owns three southcentral Kentucky bed and breakfasts with her husband recently reunited with a childhood friend and brought her to Glasgow to oversee Main Street Bed and Breakfast.In 2015, after operating Hall Place Bed & Breakfast and Main Street Bed and Breakfast for a few yea
650-plus Cruisers brave threat of rain
“They’re still rolling in,” Mark Hansford, “voice of Somernites Cruise” heard in downtown Somerset every fourth Saturday through October, said of the more than 650 vehicles that had been counted as of 4:30 p.m. “I think everyone was waiting on the weather. We’ve been playing this game for two months
9,000 barrels of bourbon crash to ground during Kentucky distillery co | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic
Emergency officials toldWLKYthat approximately 9,000 barrels of bourbon were affected. The building houses about 20,000 barrels.
Dead fish found in Bardstown river one day after bourbon barrel collapse
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Images have surfaced of what could possible waterway contamination after 9,000 barrels of aging bourbon crashed to the ground in a Nelson County warehouse collapse.
Corbin men take plea deals in federal burglary case
James Trammell, 18, and Michael Rednour, 29, were arrested in February after allegedly being found with several guns that had been reported missing from Lucky’s Gun and Pawn off Cumberland Gap Parkway in Laurel County. The pair was later named in a federal indictment in March, charging them each wit
Police: Man shot near MetroCenter while trying to buy drugs
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - A man was shot near MetroCenter while trying to buy drugs early Saturday morning.It happened around midnight near the Exxon station on Rosa L. Parks Boulevard.Metro police said the victim called 911 around 3 a.m. to say he was shot in the leg.The victim was taken to Vanderb
Property owner says new post office site under contract
A State Street site is under contract to be the location of the new downtown post office, according to the property owner.For almost two years, the U.S. Postal Service has been searching for a site for a new post office to replace the one at 311 E. 11th Ave., which was sold in 2016 to developer Tim
New sales tax to be charged beginning July 1
An article published on the Kentucky Department of Revenue's website states the sales tax will be charged for the use of facilities like bowling alleys, skating rinks, swimming pools and golf courses.
Collapse at Barton 1792 sends bourbon barrels crashing to ground
BARDSTOWN, Ky. —A building collapse in Bardstown sent bourbon barrels crashing to the ground.Bardstown fire officials said the collapse happened at Barton 1792 after 11 a.m. Friday.AdvertisementIn a photo sent to WLKY by Bardstown’s fire chief, stacks of bourbon barrels can be seen in the rubble.The
Around 9,000 bourbon barrels collapse at Kentucky distillery
BARDSTOWN, Ky. (WLKY) -A building collapse at the Barton 1792 distillery in Bardstown sent thousands of bourbon barrels crashing to the ground.Bardstown fire officials said the collapse happened at Barton 1792 after 11 a.m. Friday.Nelson County Emergency Management spokesman Milt Spalding said about
Mom who forced her daughter to drink alcohol in more trouble
Miranda Gayle Polston, 34, was indicted earlier this month by a Pulaski County grand jury on three counts of first-degree Persistent Felony Offender (PFO).
Cody Andreychuk Named Lindsey Wilson Baseball Coach
COLUMBIA, Ky. --Cody Andreychukhas been named Lindsey Wilson College's baseball head coach, Lindsey Wilson athletics director Willis Pooler announced on Wednesday.
1 Killed When Vehicle Crashes Into Home
NOLENSVILLE, Tenn. - One person was killed when a vehicle crashed into a home in Nolensville.The incident happened Tuesday night on the 1000 block of Dortch Lane just before 8:30 p.m.According to a Tennessee Highway Patrol official, one person died in the crash and another was transported to an area
Teen, juvenile arrested in Barren shooting
The 17-year-old was taken into custody Wednesday on four counts of attempted murder after being identified as the perpetrator in the shooting Sunday, police said. Shots were fired from a van into a 2008 Chevrolet Impala at a Beechtree Lane address, police said.
Thousands of bourbon barrels spill from collapsed Barton 1792 warehouse
Part of a bourbon warehouse at a Bardstown distillery collapsed Friday morning, sending thousands of bourbon barrels spilling out of the building. About 9,000 of the roughly 20,000 barrels held in the affected warehouse at Barton 1792 Distillery were involved in the collapse, reported just before 11
Price drop on 'spec' building gets second look by Canadian company
The company, which is code named Project Camp by state Economic Development officials, is expected to bring 50 to 75 jobs in the first phase of operations.