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Heavy police presence at Super 8 Hotel in Richmond

RICHMOND, Ky. (WKYT)- There is a heavy police presence at the Super 8 hotel in Richmond. Police have not released any details about the situation. Witnesses say there are several law enforcement agencies on the scene; there are also officers armed with weapons surrounding the hotel. Keep clicking

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-20 22:50:00

Suspect wanted for double homicide dead after standoff at hotel

Local law enforcement agencies surround the Super 8 Motel in Richmond Monday afternoon after receiving a call that a suspect wanted for double homicide in Michigan was believed to be staying in the motel. After a brief standoff with police, the suspect, whose identity is yet to be released, allegedl

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-11-20 23:08:00

Nerve agent vapor detected at Blue Grass Army Depot

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) - Chemical crews detected a GB nerve agent vapor emission in a storage igloo at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Richmond, according to Blue Grass Chemical Activity. The munition was placed in a single round container and moved to a separate igloo on November 14, 2017. It was monito

WTVQ - 2017-11-21 00:25:33

He avoided a deer, but hit a guardrail and died.

A motorcyclist was killed Monday when he swerved to miss a deer and hit a guardrail in Lexington, according to police and the coroner. The wreck occurred in the 6800 block of Old Richmond Road. The man was wearing a helmet but it was thrown off in the accident, the coroner said. He died from severe

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-11-20 17:17:00

Overnight shootings have neighbors fearful to be in their own homes

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- It was a frightening night for several families in Lexington as three separate shootings left three homes riddled with bullets. No one was hurt. First, 11 p.m., police say someone fired shots at a home on Hanna Place near Richmond Road with people home at the time. The bullets

WTVQ - 2017-11-20 23:16:35

Motorcyclist wrecks, dies trying to avoid a deer

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - A motorcyclist was killed when he tried to avoid hitting a deer on a Lexington road Monday morning. According to Fayette County Coroner Gary Ginn, the motorcyclist was traveling on Old Richmond Road near Jean Farris Winery just after 10:30 a.m. when a deer walked out onto the

WTVQ - 2017-11-20 19:45:26

Beavers, and the dam problems, are back

The above photo shows flooding in a yard in the Banyan subdivision, which resident Corey Mayer says is caused by a dam built by beavers.Special to The Register Less than four months after beavers created a blockage in a Richmond neighborhood's detention facility, flooding homeowners' yards, a reside

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-11-21 03:38:00

Northern Kentucky plwywrights named 2017 winners of Kentucky Theatre Association new play contest

KyForward Contributor On Friday night, during the opening night of the Kentucky Theatre Association annual conference at Pikeville's Jenny Wiley Theatre, the state's best playwrights of 2017 were celebrated and honored. The evening began with a reading of Richard Cavendish's 10-minute play, "Botheru

KYFORWARD.COM - 2017-11-20 15:44:31

Class D volleyball: Plymouth Christian forges dynasty as repeat champs

Battle Creek - Move over Battle Creek St. Philip and Leland, there's another power in Class D in Plymouth Christian. Plymouth Christian is quickly building a dynasty, sweeping No. 6 Fowler (25-18, 25-23, 25-21) Saturday morning at Kellogg Arena to repeat as state champions. St. Philip (10) and Lelan

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15-year-old boy taken to hospital after being shot in Inkster

INSKTER, Mich. (WXYZ) - Michigan State Police are investigating after a 15-year-old boy was shot in Inkster. The teen has been taken to the hospital, where he is being treated. His injuries are reportedly non-life threatening. It happened in 3800 block of Henry Ruff. Police are still searching for a

WXYZ - 2017-11-21 00:08:47

MOD Pizza Kicks Off Spreading MODness Fundraiser on Nov. 21

TEAM Schostak Family Restaurants (TSFR), a Michigan-based family-owned restaurant group with an expansive portfolio of casual, quick service and family dining restaurants throughout the state, and its nine metro Detroit MOD Pizza restaurants are teaming up with Generosity Feeds during its annual Spr

PATCH - 2017-11-20 14:53:59

Finances 'improving' as township board splits on new budget

A new Plymouth Township budget contains money to hire more police officers and firefighters while trimming spending elsewhere and adding a $311,000 surplus to the $3.9-million general fund balance. Financial challenges remain, officials say, but the township's bottom line appears to be slowly improv

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2017-11-20 14:40:01

Holiday Craft Show Saturday At Canton Church

CANTON, MI - Canton's Abundant Life Church of God will host a Holiday Craft and Vendor Show on Saturday, Nov. 25. A number of handmade items will be on hand from numerous vendors from 12 to 4 p.m. at the church, which is located at 2100 Hannan Road. Baked goods will also be available and raffles wil

PATCH - 2017-11-20 14:22:26

Wayne County Lightfest closed Monday due to flooding on Hines Drive

Due to flooding on Hines Drive, Lightfest will remain closed Monday, Nov. 20, county officials announced. Check the Wayne County Parks website and social media for updates on reopening. The Lightfest runs through Dec. 31, with a closure on Sunday, Dec. 25. The cost per vehicle is $5. Visitors ent

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-11-20 17:23:05

Flooding closes Wayne County Lightfest for 3rd day

The Wayne County Lightfest remains closed on Monday, after being closed Saturday and Sunday, over flooding that has yet to recede on Hines Drive in Westland. Some 250,000 guests visit the Lightfest annually, said Wayne County spokeswoman Whitney Lewis. Wayne County hails its Lightfest as the "larges

DETROIT NEWS - 2017-11-20 17:42:21

Northville students help food bank provide Thanksgiving meals

Students and families at Our Lady of Victory Catholic School in Northville helped bring Thanksgiving to dozens of area families. The school annually teams up with Northville Civic Concern, which operates an emergency food bank, to provide turkeys or other main dishes - and the fixings for sides like

HOMETOWNLIFE.COM - 2017-11-20 15:13:03

Man charged with murder in shooting

An Ash Flat man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of a Sharp County man. Henry Boyce, Third Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney, announced the charges Monday against Freddie Howard Johnston. According to investigators, 34-year-old Johnston went to a home on Agnos Road on Nov.

KAIT 8 - 2017-11-20 21:26:59

Collins competent to proceed to trial

SHARP COUNTY - A woman has been found competent to proceed to trial, according to recent findings in her fitness to proceed and criminal responsibility examinations. Jennifer Lea Collins, age 55, was charged with murder second degree, after the death of an elderly woman in her care in May. She had

PACESETTINGTIMESONLINE.COM - 2017-11-20 21:07:23

Man accused of having guns, pot brownies

A traffic stop in Cash led to a man's arrest Friday after police said they found two guns and some illegal baked goods in his van. Officer Mark Bailey stopped Jackeli R. Bryant, 23, of Scott on Highway 226 for no tail lights. According to the probable cause affidavit, Bailey noticed Bryant had a "ne

KAIT 8 - 2017-11-20 21:58:32

Pharmacy break-in suspect still at large after high-speed chase

A Newport pharmacy break-in led to a high-speed chase with officers across two counties. It happened at Darlings Pharmacy around 3:50 a.m. Friday, according to a Newport police incident report. The report states Officer Brian Bickel arrived at the pharmacy where he saw a suspicious car parked by a f

KAIT 8 - 2017-11-20 21:33:54