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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Robinson helps Eagles top Jackson County
BEREA -- On Saturday, Madison Southern point guard Britten Robinson walked off the court with no points a loss to Lincoln County in the Central Bank Classic. The junior attempted just two field goals in the Eagles 77-47 setback and one from beyond the arc.
Kentucky jail official: 9 inmates diagnosed with hepatitis A
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Officials say several jail inmates have been diagnosed with hepatitis A in a Kentucky county where cases of the contagious liver disease have increased in recent months.
Danville school board members say goodbye
Monday night was the last Danville Board of Education meeting for the school board’s top two members. Chair Paige Matthews and Vice Chair Susan Matherly will both move off the board at the end of this month, after they did not seek re-election in November’s general election.
ShaDon Brown to coach safeties at Louisville
University of Louisville football coach Scott Satterfield has talked about the importance of in-state recruiting and opening the programs doors for the local community to be welcomed.
KSP investigating escaped inmate in Madison County
The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is looking for an inmate that walked away from the Bluegrass Career Development Center in Richmond on Saturday, according to a KSP release.
Deputies arrest man for trafficking heroin
• • • LaRue County deputies arrested Adam Pursifull, 34, Lexington, on a Madison County warrant Aug. 17 that charges him with first-degree sodomy. According to the warrant, between Aug. 8 and Aug. 12, while in Madison County, Pursifull inserted an object into someone else looking for drugs.
Danville hangs tough on road, beats Mercer County 57-49
HARRODSBURG — Danville’s two games against the 46th District this season have been classic 12th Region battles. The Admirals have proved their mettle in both games, the latest coming in a 57-49 victory at Mercer County on Tuesday in their first road game of the season.
CRIME REPORT: Man charged with possession of forged instrument
• • • Lexington police arrested Trenton Renfro, 22, Miller Drive, Richmond, on a Madison County warrant Saturday that charges him with receiving stolen property (firearm) and theft by deception (less than $500).
Death penalty excluded for 4 men charged with killing woman and unborn baby
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- A Fayette County Circuit Judge overruled a motion that would exclude the death penalty for four men accused of killing a woman and her unborn baby in 2016.
LPD: Shoplifting blitz results in dozens of arrests
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Lexington Police say a shoplifting investigation blitz has resulted in criminal charges against more than 50 people in Lexington. “Operation Fa La La Larceny,” a joint effort between Lexington Police and the Kentucky Organized Retail Crime Association (KyORCA), took place last
Health department investigating Hep A case in a food handler
The Madison County Health Department is investigating a single case of hepatitis A in a food handler who worked while infectious at the Sonny’s BBQ on Center Drive in Richmond between Nov. 18-Dec. 1, according to a health department press release.
‘The most horrendous crime’: Uncle slits toddler’s throat for no apparent reason after little girl’s family takes him in [Police]
A man who lived with his sister’s family in Albany, Kentucky, is facing murder charges after a toddler girl died on Sunday, days after her throat was slit. The Lexington Herald Reader reports that 33-year-old Emanuel Fluter is accused of slitting the throat of 3-year-old Josephine Bulubenchi, in wha
Lewis and Baughman combine for 61 at Garrard Co.
It’s been a rough start to the 2018-2019 season for the Mercer County Titans boys basketball team, but they earned a much-needed first win of the season against Garrard County on Monday, Dec. 3, by a final score of 80-78 in overtime.
Armed Garrard County burglary suspect found hiding under woodpile
LANCASTER, Ky. (WDKY) - Police in Garrard County say they were able to arrest an armed burglary suspect hiding under a woodpile.
The Register's Community Calendar: This week's events
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Amy Grant to perform in Danville in March
DANVILLE, Kentucky -- Amy Grant returns to the Norton Center Sunday, March 3, with her iconic voice, instantly recognizable in both Christian and pop worlds. "An Evening with Amy Grant" will be an additional performance to the 2018-2019 Norton Center season of star-studded blockbusters.
Credit card skimmers used at Nicholasville gas stations
NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WDKY) - Officials in Jessamine County say they found two credit card skimmers at two Nicholasville gas stations. Surveillance footage shows two suspects police believe placed skimmers at two Nicholasville gas stations.
Nicholasville Police search for holiday porch pirate
NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – It’s a holiday headache that can happen to almost anyone. A thief stealing packages just outside someone’s doorstep. Nicholasville Police are looking for a man they say stole Christmas gifts from a home on Alta Avenue.
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lady Pirates top Barbourville
The last time the Lady Pirates were on their home court, they were handed their first loss of the season by Danville. In the second quarter of that game, the Lady Admirals exploded on a 14-0 run to pull away from Berea.
Sheriff: Uncle cut 3-year-old Kentucky girl’s throat
ALBANY, Ky. (AP) — A 3-year-old girl whose uncle authorities say cut her throat has died in a Kentucky hospital. Citing a Fayette County Coroner's Office release, news outlets report Josephine Bulubenchi died Sunday evening, more than a day after she was attacked.