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Woman Killed In Shooting In Edgehill
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A woman was shot and killed in the Edgehill area.The shooting happened Saturday night in the 1000 block of Southside Court.Details on the shooting were limited. Authorities confirmed the female victim died, and a man reportedly turned himself in.The investigation remained ongoing.
Mother Arrested For Leaving Child Alone In Car For 90 Minutes
His clothes were soiled with urine, and that, plus the air-conditioning, had dropped his temperature to 96.2 degrees.
Vanderburgh Co. authorities asking for help finding person involved in deadly hit and run
The sheriff's office is now asking anyone who might have witnessed the hit and run to call its tip line at (812) 421-6297. Residents, business owners, and property managers are also being asked to review their security camera footage from 10:45 p.m. onward.
Monster truck rolls into town
Jonah Clemons, 2, get his picture taken with the monster truck Grave Digger by his grandmother, Amy Clemons, Friday at Madisonville Tire. For the second year in a row, Balkrishna Industries (BKT Tires) hosted a special "meet and greet" at Madisonville Tire, bringing Hopkins County residents up close
Woman arrested for carrying concealed weapon, drug possession
Hopkinsville police accused a 39-year-old woman of having a blackjack in her purse and concealing pills in her bra after midnight Friday on West Ninth Street and Bethel Street, according to a Hopkinsville police report.Amy Williams, Hopkinsville, was arrested and charged with carrying a concealed we
Man injured in Julien Road crash
A man, who was allegedly driving while under the influence, hit a utility pole around 2 a.m. on June 8, according to a Christian County Sheriff’s report.
Gilbertsville Man Charged in DUI Motorcycle Crash
According to deputies, 57-year-old Timothy D Edwards, was traveling south on Oaks Road, when he approached a curve, was unable to stay on the roadway, ran into a field, and turned the motorcycle over.
McCracken deputies help seize $2.6 million in meth
Roughly 60 pounds of methamphetamine, worth an estimated $2.6 million, were seized this week in a multi-agency drug investigation that included assistance from two McCracken County drug detectives.Contributed photo
Fair finishes Saturday at Clarksville Speedway with rides, funnel cakes and more
The Montgomery County Fair was held this week at Clarksville Speedway, finishing up on Saturday, June 23.
New pay plan, budget under city review
Efforts to reconcile limited city funding with personnel pay increases and other budget priorities in the fiscal year ahead moved forward this week after a lengthy discussion among Princeton City Council members, city officials and local department heads.The council met in special session Thursday m
Risk for strong weekend storms low
An uprooted tree lays on the ground in yard on Cox Mill Road after strong winds during Thursday night’s thunderstorm. The Kentucky Mesonet recorded 1.29 inches of rain Thursday, and while there will likely be more rain in the coming days, it is not expected to be as severe as Thursday.Meredith Wills
Deputies say woman gave false ID, found with meth
She was arrested at 2:13 a.m. on Benton Road, near Bridge Street. Deputies said they found Mitchell walking along the edge of the roadway and checked on her welfare. They said they asked Mitchell for ID, but she hadn't any, and she instead gave them a false name and social security number.
Former Providence police officer convicted of wrongful arrest
A former Providence police officer was convicted of wrongful arrest by a jury last Friday after a five-day trial.The U.S. Justice Department said in a news release Monday that William Dukes Jr., a former sergeant with the Providence Police Department, was found guilty in federal court of willfully a
City stop leads to DUI, marijuana charges Tuesday
A traffic stop on West Main Street early Tuesday morning led to DUI and drug charges for a city man, Princeton police reported.At 12:36 a.m., officers stopped a vehicle driven by Robert Ford, 43, of Mechanic Street, for driving without headlights illuminated.Investigation following the stop indicate
Illinois to pay addition $100,000 to run Cave-In-Rock Ferry
CAVE-IN-ROCK, IL — A ferry hundreds of people use to get from southern Illinois to Marion, Kentucky, may be seeing a change.
Reinforcement work beginning on Audubon Park Lake
HENDERSON - With sight preparation done, work is beginning in earnest to reinforce the dam for Audubon State Park's 25-acre main lake, which sits just off busy U.S. 41-North.
10 young women to contend for Miss Dawson Springs title
Expected pageant contestants are Abigail Miller, Kaylee Simpson, Serenity Payne, Sloane Parker, Amber Ford, Keyli Burden, Erin Orten, Macy Merrell, Lashonda Hensley and Brianna Shuck.
Man arrested in connection with Noel Avenue shooting
A Madisonville man is in custody in connection with last week's shooting on Noel Avenue.Duwayne M. Moore Jr., 24, of Madisonville was arrested and charged Wednesday morning with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon. He is being held in the Hop
Highway 41 Yard Sale set for Friday and Saturday
Laura Harvey, The MessengerThe Highway 41 Yard Sale will take place Friday and Saturday along Hopkins County's main drag. While the majority of sales will be held strictly along U.S. 41, many members of the community gather at the Finders Keepers Outlet Mall parking lot to offer a variety of deals a
875 grams of meth found in traffic stop
Law enforcement stopped James M. Castile, 45, and Stan L. Crunk, 46, and found 225 grams of methamphetamine and cash, according to a Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force report.