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Humble, Guthrie police chief, dies
Guthrie Police Chief Matthew Humble died Wednesday evening, according to a Facebook post by the Guthrie Police Department."At 6:15 October 17th, Our leader, Chief Matthew Humble passed in the comfort of his home," the post read. "He will be forever missed and loved in our great community. Please kee
Kentucky leads nation in children in care of relatives
Kentucky continues to lead the nation with the highest rate of children in the care of relatives who aren’t their parents, according to U.S. Census data reported by Kentucky Youth Advocates.From 2016 to 2018, the advocacy group reports that 9 percent of Kentucky children were being raised by a relat
South Warren survives test from Logan County
FRANKLIN – The South Warren volleyball team is back in the Region 4 championship after beating Logan County 3-1 (25-14, 21-25, 25-18, 25-22) in the region semifinals on Wednesday at Franklin-Simpson High School.South Warren (24-10) picked up its third victory of the season against the Lady Cougars t
Grand jury gets case of woman accused of abusing mother
A Bowling Green woman arrested on suspicion of having abused her elderly mother will have her criminal case heard by a grand jury.Gerri Lynn Carnes, 57, waived her preliminary hearing scheduled Wednesday in Warren District Court, leaving the grand jury to decide whether to indict her.Carnes was arre
Captain D’s closes doors after 39 years in downtown Franklin; parent company plans expansion
PHOTO: Signs had been torn down from the front and drive through portion of Captain D’s by Tuesday, October 16, 2018./Brooke Wanser
Crime Stoppers offer reward for info on fugitives of the week
Hopkinsville-Christian County Crime Stoppers is offering cash rewards for information on two people from its Fugitive of the Week program.Jason Allen Adams, 38, is wanted for bond revocation. Adams is a white male who stands 6 feet tall and weight 230 pounds. His last known address was the 2200 bloc
Glasgow man arrested for meth
GPD officers made contact with Corey Allen Carter, 26, of Glasgow, after searching the residence and locating several baggies that contained a crystal-like substance suspected to be methamphetamine, the press release states.
Neglected dogs found abandoned on side of Franklin Ky. road
FRANKLIN, Ky. (WKRN) - Authorities in Franklin, Ky. are asking for the public's help to locate the person who neglected and abandoned a dog and her newborn puppies.
Williamson County Sheriff: Military ordnance found in Franklin to be removed
In order to deal with the material, it may need to be destroyed tonight, WCSO said on social media. They alerted residents to the possibility of an explosion between 10 p.m. and 2 a.m.
Four escape THP after early morning pursuit
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - Four people escaped the Tennessee Highway Patrol after troopers tried to stop a car believed to have been stolen.According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, a trooper tried to stop the car on I-40 Westbound near the Highway 109 exit in Wilson County for speeding.The trooper
Man arrested for drugs, tampering with evidence
A 40-year-old man was arrested Monday morning on West First Street and South McPherson Avenue for drugs and tampering with evidence, according to a Hopkinsville police report.An officer was reportedly driving north on South Fowler Avenue when he saw Jermaine A. Sydnor, Hopkinsville, walking on the s
Bowling Green man allegedly fires weapon in The Village at Traditions neighborhood
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --On Saturday, October 13, Bowling Green Police responded to a call of an intoxicated man, along with a report of a gun being fired. The call said he was throwing things at an apartment window in The Village at Traditions.
Funds approved for new road in South Central Kentucky
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) --This week the City Commission approved a Memorandum of Agreement with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet to authorize $730,000 of state funding for the design of updated roads in our area.
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.
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
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.
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.
Doug Downey presented with Austin Peay State University Philanthropist of the Year Award - Clarksville, TN Online
Clarksville, TN– On October 5th, 2018 Doug Downey (’79), a former Austin Peay State University (APSU) baseball player and team captain, returned to campus to throw out the first pitch during the program’s annual reunion and fall scrimmage.
Police responding to barricaded suspect at Madison home
MADISON, TN (WSMV) - Police are responding to a situation involving at least one barricaded suspect at a home in Madison.The situation is happening at a home in the 1100 block of Florence Avenue.The incident is reportedly connected to a home invasion.News4 has a crew on the way to the scene. Stay wi
Robber fires shot, takes money from Papa John's
According to the Bowling Green Police Department, the robber entered the business with his head and face covered, presented a gun and demanded cash.