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Marshall SO: Puryear man faces charges after passing out in car

Upon arrival, Howell said he observed a male sitting in the driver’s seat slumped over the steering wheel. Howell said that investigation revealed that the subject was extremely intoxicated, so much so that he could engage in any field sobriety tests.

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2018-06-21 00:00:00

Teachers receive mini-grants from Murray Independent School District Foundation

MURRAY -During the MISD year-end closing day breakfast, Cindy Kinsey, chair of the Murray Independent School District Academic Enrichment Committee, awarded MISD mini-grants to teachers for the 2018-2019 school year.

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2018-06-21 00:00:00

Paris is hosting a nude picnic and everyone's invited

— Would you do a spot of yoga in the buff or eat a sandwich in your birthday suit? If the answer's yes, and you're in Paris on June 24 -- you're in luck.The city's Nudists Association is hosting a giant picnic for naturists aimed at newbies and pros alike. The event will honor the inaugural Parisian

HERALD CHRONICLE - 2018-06-20 15:26:00

Teen charged with multiple thefts in McCracken County

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY — A 17-year-old from Melber is accused of stealing a truck, guns and other items in multiple thefts in McCracken County, the sheriff’s department says.

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2018-06-20 20:39:34

‘Next to Normal’ shines light on mental illness

MURRAY— Playhouse in the Park will tonight premiere the musical, “Next to Normal,” a show that tells the story of a family dealing with the challenges presented when a family member deals with anxiety and depression.

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2018-06-21 00:00:00

MISSING: 17-year-old Eric Cloutier

LIVINGSTON COUNTY, KY — The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help finding a missing teen.17-year-old Eric Cloutier ran away from his foster home near Smithland on June 7. He may be headed to Michigan where he has relatives.Anyone who has contact with Eric is asked to call the Livings

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2018-06-21 15:26:27

Ameerah Murray-Whitaker of Convey Health Solutions Accepted into Forbes Technology Council

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 21, 2018--Convey Health Solutions (“Convey”), a leading provider of technology and services for the Medicare markets, today announced that Ameerah Murray-Whitaker, Vice President of Product & Service Delivery (Miramar Products, MA/MAPD), has been selected

TULLAHOMA NEWS - 2018-06-21 13:01:11

McCracken County detectives help seize $2.6 million in meth

It all started when the sheriff’s department’s drug unit began an investigation into drug activity in McCracken County. Detectives then identified a meth trafficker in Christian County, who was supplying meth to western Kentucky, the sheriff’s department said.

WPSDLOCAL6.COM - 2018-06-21 17:47:53

Warrant Leads to Drug Charges for Marshall Co. Man

According to the Marshall County Sheriff's Department, a deputy assisted the Calvert City Police Department on Tuesday, in an attempt to locate the individual. They went to a home on Sandstone Street and found 39-year-old Jeremy D. Meredith.

WESTKENTUCKYSTAR.COM - 2018-06-19 23:07:00

PARIS TN: Local inventors solve friend’s problem with a simple solution

Retirement hasn’t slowed down a local Paris couple who decided to create a simplistic device to help solve a simple problem that has plagued so many people who have difficulty standing up while using a walker.The journey of the Footbar started four years ago in 2014, when Gary and Nancy Morris of Pa

PARIS POST-INTELLIGENCER - 2018-06-20 02:23:00

Paducah man charged with murder of former roommate makes court appearance

In court, Vorhees applied for a public defender. A preliminary hearing was also set for this Thursday, June 21.


Panhandler indicted on harassment count

A 66-year-old Providence man who caused a local stir last year while panhandling at the Hanson Walmart Supercenter has now been indicted on a harassment charge by a Marshall County grand jury.On May 30, Randy L. Payne was captured on video having what appeared to be a heated argument with a woman, l

MESSENGER - 2018-06-20 05:00:00

Summer Festival of the Arts

East Calloway County Elementary School music teacher Todd Terry is shown working with kids Tuesday at the Curris Center on Murray State University's campus. The Murray Art Guild and the Calloway County and Murray Independent Schools Family Resource Centers, recently received an award through VSA Ken

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2018-06-20 00:00:00


In other actions, the board extended the current budget until the fiscal year 2019 budget is ready and approved, passed a state-mandated drought plan and amended the police budget for repairs to a patrol car.


Glendale siren works during Tuesday test

Calloway County Emergency Management Director Bill Call, in fact, said all three city sirens that underwent the test passed it without difficulty, but it was the one along Glendale Road that was getting the most attention from officials. He said a clean bill of healthwas given to all of the sirens w

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2018-06-20 00:00:00

Motorcycle Rider Hurt in Old Mayfield Road Crash

Old Mayfield was closed for around 30 minutes after the crash. Deputies said Wallace, who was wearing a helmet, was taken to a hospital for treatment.


Border policy impacting west Kentucky families

MAYFIELD, KY — Children are stripped away from their parents, and grandparents are told they’ll never see their grandchildren again. The United States border with Mexico is more than 1,000 miles away from the Local 6 area, but it’s affecting families here.


PARIS TN: Man arrested after pursuit damages patrol cars

A Paris man was arrested on multiple charges Monday after he led police on a pursuit down East Wood Street, which caused damage to three patrol cars.Nathan Dewalt III, 30, of 1310 E. Wood St. of Paris was arrested by Paris Patrolman Daniel Andres for three counts of aggravated assault, possession of


Murray smoking ordinance passes in 8-2 vote

“Let’s get away from the people and the children especially, and go have a designated area for them. But let’s not just say no one can have a cigarette because they came to the pool here today and you have no spot to go to,” Linda Zosso said.


Kentucky State Police searching for missing juvenile out of Livingston County

The 15-year-old, Hannah Shafer, was last seen on Wednesday, June 13, around noon wearing a blue and white tank top, denim shorts, and flip flops. Shafer is described as a white female, 5'6", 130 pounds, with long brown hair and brown eyes.