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Man charged in deadly crash to get trial date
A Bowling Green man charged with murder and other counts in a fatal vehicle crash will soon learn when his case will go to trial.Warren County Commonwealth’s Attorney Chris Cohron said an order will be submitted within the next 10 days in which he and the attorney for Brad Weeks will agree on a tria
Scottsville Police Department looking for wanted man
SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) -The Scottsville Police Department posted to Facebook Monday alerting the public about a wanted man.They say Joshua Daniel Scott should not be approached, and 911 should be called immediately.See the embedded post below for details.No further details were available.
Five dead in apparent murder-suicide in Maury County
COLUMBIA, TN (WSMV) -- Investigators are on the scene of an apparent murder-suicide where five people were confirmed dead in Columbia, TN.
New details released in Madisonville murder case
MADISONVILLE, KY (WFIE) - 14 News has learned new information on a Madisonville murder investigation.77-year old Moyar Pleasant was found shot to death in his home in 2016.Now, two years later, 55-year old Kimberly Cunningham is in the Hopkins County Jail facing charges in his death. We were first t
Road pursuit ends with arrest
The vehicle turned onto Cherry Road and the driver, later identified as David Sears Jr., 49, of Bowling Green, left the vehicle and ran.
Bowling Green Sears store to close
Sears, a vital part of the Bowling Green retail landscape for decades, will soon be closing its Greenwood Mall store.The announcement came Monday as Illinois-based Sears Holdings Inc. filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy and announced plans to close 142 unprofitable Sears and Kmart stores.The Bowling Gre
Social media post: Wilson Stone diagnosed with brain tumor
Following the diagnosis of a brain tumor, state Rep. Wilson Stone, D-Scottsville, appears to still be fully dedicated to his re-election campaign.A Sunday post on Stone's Facebook page announced that Stone had a "spell" while teaching Sunday school.Later in the day, according to the post, testing at
Hightower would bring professionalism to sheriff's office
At a time when we are asking more and more of our law enforcement officers, we are indeed fortunate in Warren County to have a candidate like Brett Hightower for sheriff.Most people know that Brett was a highly respected captain on the Bowling Green Police Department when his National Guard unit was
Fort Campbell locked down after reports of possible shots fired
According to a Sunday night Facebook post from Fort Campbell, all gates were locked due to an unspecified situation.Local law enforcement was told there was a possible active shooter on post, according to radio traffic.Fort Campbell has not released any other information at this time.
Couple opens up sweet shop in Hartford
Photo by Seth Dukes, Messenger-InquirerTony and Robin Johnson, owners of Sweetie Dumplin's in downtown Hartford, have hit the ground running and hope to satisfy Hartford's sweet tooth.SYSTEM
Aerial aid: Police use drones to assist investigations
Solving a crime requires no small amount of legwork, but some Bowling Green Police Department officers are able to get an assist from the air while on the job.Seven city police officers are licensed to use drone technology to aid in their investigations.Led by BGPD Maj. Rick Willey, the team uses tw
Future of Judy's Castle uncertain after it sells at auction
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --On Monday afternoon a popular restaurant that's been operating in Bowling Green for around 50 years sold at auction.Paul and Felicia Durbin have owned Judy's Castle for the last 24 years and recently decided to sell it, with the hope that someone would keep running it as
1 Killed, 1 Injured In Cliff Drive Shooting
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - One person was killed and a second injured in a shooting on Cliff Drive.The crime happened around 9:20 p.m. Saturday at a home in the 3100 block of the street.According to reports, officers found two male victims at the scene. One of the victims passed away at the hospital, police
Woman hit and killed walking across Clarksville street
Jose E. Alvarado Galvez (Photo: Montgomery County Sheriff)CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - - A young woman was hit and killed while crossing a street in Clarksville late Saturday night.According to Clarksville police, a 20-year-old woman was attempting to cross 101st Airborne Division Parkway near Whitfi
Kentucky man charged with murder in Lockport death investigation
LAGRANGE, Ky. (WKYT) -A Smithfield man has been charged with murder in connection to a death investigation by Kentucky State Police.20-year-old Gregory Heightchew was served a warrant on Friday at about 2:15p.m. at the Oldham County Detention Center where he was being held for other charges, includi
Police investigating after male victim is shot multiple times
BOWLING GREEN, Kentucky (WBKO) —The Bowling Green Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that allegedly happened on Pascoe Blvd on Friday night.Police say a male victim was shot multiple times at Cave Springs Apartments and was flown To the nearest level one trauma center in Nashvill
Man shot multiple times in Bowling Green
The investigation is ongoing, and no arrests have been made, according to Bowling Green Police Department spokesman Officer Ronnie Ward.
Race Relations on a local level
Bowling Green, Ky (WBKO) ---The topic of race relations is a touchy one, yet relevant with what has occurred around the nation.
Shed explodes in Warren County
The Kentucky State Fire Marshal will handle the investigation, according to Browning Fire Department Chief Keith Lockhart, who was not involved Friday night.
Recovery From Hurricane Michael Continues In Tennessee
PORTLAND, Tenn. - As recovery continues from the monster Hurricane Michael, hundreds are still seeking refuge in Tennessee, unsure of what's left of their homes and jobs back in Florida.