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Ohio County District Court — April 20

OHIO COUNTY, Ky. (4/20/19) — The following fines were recently handed down in the Ohio County District Court:. Rachel Gail Colter, fraudulent use of credit card under $10,000, $213.



The Bowling Green – Warren County Drug Task Force, with assistance from Bowling Green Police K-9 and Warren County Sheriff’s Office have arrested:. Pheldon L. Flippin, 1045 Blake Way, Bowling Green, KY Age 31.


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Kentucky Trip Is Happening With Or Without Her GOP Colleague

Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez doesn't appear to be bothered by the fact that Republican Rep. Andy Barr has walked back his invitation to show her around his home state. In fact, a spokesperson for the freshman congresswoman recently told CNN that Ocasio-Cortez still plans to visit Kentuck


Thieves strip Kentucky barns to fuel farmhouse-chic trend

BURKESVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Just off a bend in the Cumberland River stands a weathered tobacco barn whose split and slivered planks have gone missing piece by piece. Lois “Nan” Coffey, 95, points in exasperation with her tobacco pole cane at the gaping holes and absent barn doors that have left the stru


Woman accused of passing 64 forged checks

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. A Warren County grand jury Wednesday indicted a Rockfield woman on 64 counts of second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument. Bridgette Ann Stephens, 47, is accused of cashing 64 checks totaling more than $3,500 from accounts drawn on other people, according to her ind


Trump declares disaster after Kentucky storms

On Wednesday, President Donald Trump authorized the declaration of a disaster for severe weather events across Kentucky from Feb. 6 through March 10 of this year, including the Johnson County flooding Feb. 23.


WV Culinary Team: Turkey Devonsire vs. Kentucky Hot Brown

Many West Virginians know and love their southern Kentucky neighbor’s iconic Hot Brown sandwich, but our northern neighbor, Pennsylvania, boasts a lesser-known rival — the Turkey Devonshire.


These Images of a Tree Falling on a Kentucky Cabin Are Terrifying

This isn't now anyone expects their vacation to pan out: A family of six got what was undoubtedly the scare of their lives when the cabin they were staying in in Louisville, Kentucky was crushed by a falling tree earlier this week. Local station WKYT reported that storms with strong winds caused a t


Design your Kentucky Derby fashion on a dime

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The first Saturday in May is all about big brims, big bets and big budgets. But can you do Derby on a dime? We put local stylist Shannon Kessler of Primp Style Lounge to the challenge of creating a complete Derby outfit for less than $50.


How the FBI is cracking down on Kentucky doctors amid opiod crisis

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — FBI special agent in charge, Jeffrey Coburn, says the opioid epidemic is the crisis of this time and his department is among one of five agencies coming together to fight it.


Car crashes into nursery in Bowling Green

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.- Police in Bowling Green say a car crashed into a nursery Friday afternoon. The crash happened at the Warden and Company Garden and Gift Center on Broadway Avenue.


Wanted Kentucky man has one-of-a-kind mug shot

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WTHR) — This is not your typical suspect description. The Bowling Green Police Department posted a mug shot of a man with an active warrant, and it's getting plenty of attention on Facebook for obvious reasons.


Subject of Thursday manhunt now accused of child sex crime

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A man accused of speeding away from a traffic stop Wednesday and leading police on a manhunt the following day was charged Friday in a warrant accusing him of a child sex crime and other felonies.


Cops catch culprit with 30 pounds of weed

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -- A Bowling Green man is arrested with 30 pounds of marijuana in his possession. The Bowling Green-Warren County Drug Task Force says 31-year-old Pheldon Flippin was arrested at 1:50 p.m. Friday, following an investigation and surveillance of marijuana trafficking activiti


Owner at new CBD dispensary calls for marijuana legalization at ribbon cutting ceremony

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-There’s a new CBD dispensary in Bowling Green, and the owner wants to educate the public about hemp and marijuana products. Green Love Wellness and Hemp Dispensary opened Friday on Magnolia Street. The new business had a ribbon cutting and welcomed members of the community to samp


One-time Warren County jail escapee indicted

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -- A Warren County Jail inmate who escaped and was recaptured last February, has been indicted by the Grand Jury. Benjamin Pedigo, 27, is charged with Second Degree Escape.


Wanted man's recognizable face leads to arrest

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - Police released a mug shot of a man with an active warrant hoping his distinguishable face will help investigators find him. They were right. Christopher Gregory, 35, has tattoos covering his head, neck and face, including the words “Irish Pride” in place of his eyebrows.


Bowling Green man arrested on drug charge

A Bowling Green man was arrested Friday afternoon after law enforcement officers seized 30 pounds of marijuana at his residence. He is lodged in the Warren County Regional Jail after being charged with trafficking in marijuana over five pounds, a class C felony.


Bowling Green Fire Department battles house fire

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - 8 Bowling Green fire trucks with 24 personnel were called to a house fire a little after 2:00 p.m. Friday afternoon. Authorities say the house was located on the 1100 block of Kenton Street in Bowling Green.


Kentucky man with 'Irish Pride' eyebrow tattoos captured with public's help

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WKYT) - Police in one Kentucky city are thanking the public for tips on a man who had an active warrant for his arrest. The Bowling Green Police Department was looking for 35-year-old Christopher Gregory. He was captured on Old Morgantown Road when construction workers noticed su