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Leitchfield woman arrested for driving under influence with grandchild

LEITCHFIELD, Ky. (WBKO) -- A Leitchfield woman has been arrested after she allegedly drove under the influence with her grandchild in the car. The Edmonson County Sheriff's Office made the arrest on Sunday afternoon.


3 arrested after drugs, toddler found in Kentucky home

NORTONVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - Authorities have arrested three after finding a toddler inside a home where drugs were present. WFIE reports several law enforcement agencies responded to an apartment in Nortonville where they found synthetic drugs, prescription drugs, paraphernalia and cash.


UPDATE: KSP Post 4 confirms pedestrian vs. vehicle accident in Grayson County

GRAYSON CO., Ky. (WBKO) -- UPDATE: A Grayson County boy is in "critical condition" after getting hit by a car on his bicycle. Kentucky State Police say just after 5:30 p.m. Monday an 11-year-old boy on a bike was hit by a car driven by 62-year-old Debra Boone of Caneyville.


Kentucky mail carrier air lifted to hospital after dog attack

HOPKINSVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A mail carrier had to be airlifted to an area hospital after a dog attack in Hopkinsville, Kentucky. According to police report, the victim was delivering mail when a pit bull ran out of the home and “began to viciously attack” her. It took two people to fight the dog of


Here is a look at the status of important legislation in the Kentucky legislature

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT) - The 2019 legislative session is quickly coming to a close in Kentucky. The last day of the session is scheduled for Thursday, and it could be a busy day at the state Capitol with several bills and topics still left on the table.


Child in critical condition after being hit by vehicle in Grayson County

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky State Police is investigating after a child on a bike was hit by a vehicle in Grayson County. The accident happened in the 1800 block of Millerstown Road, which is about a mile east of Clarkson, Ky., according to KSP's Elizabethtown Post.


Wildfires on rise in Kentucky, agency says

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Although outdoor burning restrictions are in place during the spring forest fire hazard season, the Kentucky Division of Forestry is reporting an increase in fires over the last three weeks.


Plane struck by lightning makes emergency landing in Kentucky

HEBRON, KY. (FOX19) - A Southern Air car flight operating for DHL made an emergency landing at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport early Monday after it was struck by lightning, officials said.


Medical marijuana users should be patients — in Kentucky, they’re criminals

I am a civil rights lawyer who lost an important case last week. Losses are an inevitability in my line of work; you learn to take your lumps. But this one is different. Had this suit been successful, it would have allowed doctors to prescribe cannabis to patients who need it in the commonwealth of


Ohio County Sheriff's Reports Released - March 26

James T. Fulkerson was charged March 19 with first-degree rape. Elizabeth M. Bryant was charged March 18 with failure to make restitution. Brandon Coppage was charged March 19 with first-degree criminal mischief and third-degree criminal trespass.


Ohio County man arrested for theft and drugs

On 3/22/2019, deputies from the Ohio County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a Cromwell man on theft and drug possession charges last Friday. Authorities say their investigation of several thefts in the Cromwell area led them to Jonathan Arnold, whom they found in an abandoned building on River Road.


Trial date set in double murder case in Butler County

BUTLER COUNTY, Ky. (WBKO) -- A trial date has been set in a double murder case in Butler County. Back in 2016, two bodies were found in a burning car on Region-Reedyville Road in Roundhill.


Ohio County District Court — March 25

OHIO COUNTY, Ky. (3/25/19) — The following fines were recently handed down in the Ohio County District Court:. Bryan L. Baize, careless driving, failure to produce insurance card, failure to wear seatbelts and license to be in possession, $168.


Morgantown nursing home puts on play with residents as participants

MORGANTOWN, Ky. – The story of Peter Pan and Neverland is a familiar one to many who have either read the book or watched the Disney animated film. And it’s that story that inspired the Morgantown Care and Rehabilitation Center to put on its own production, but with a date set years after Wendy’s ad


Red Devils deliver in the clutch

Owensboro got it done in the clutch on Monday night. A trio of Red Devil pitchers worked out of a series of jams, and OHS made the most of six hits in a hard-earned 3-1 conquest of visiting Ohio County in a high school baseball game at Shifley Park's Jack Hicks Field.


Martin leads Lady Purples softball to fifth straight win

Bowling Green totaled 36 runs to sweep a doubleheader Monday at Edmonson County. The Lady Purples won the first game 10-0 and Gia Martin homered twice in a 26-14 win for Game 2.


FoFanah helps Purples to third-place finish in Great Gator Invitational

Elvin FoFanah’s two first-place finishes helped Bowling Green’s boys’ track and field team to a third-place finish in Saturday’s Great Gator Invitational hosted by Greenwood.


PHOTOS: Trojanettes defeat Todd County Central

Barren County defeated Todd County Central 16-9 on Friday evening on the road. The Trojanettes (4-0) return to action on Saturday as they host the Battle of the Barrens tournament. They face Grayson County at 10 a.m. and Cumberland County at 5:30 p.m.


Hardin County students now have extra week of classes before school's out for summer

HARDIN COUNTY, Ky. — Hardin County Public Schools Board of Education has changed the date of the last day of school, making the school year a week longer. To make sure kid's don't start their summers early, mark your calendars; the last day for K-12 students is Friday, May 31, and Monday, May 20, fo


Three People Sentenced for Murder of Ohio County Man

Three people that pleaded guilty to murder, kidnapping, and tampering are sentenced in Daviess County. William Howard, Christopher Hill, and Melanie Howard were found guilty of killing Tromain Mackall. Mackall lived in Ohio County when he went missing in July 2016.