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Logan man to serve 20 years for numerous sex offenses
A Logan County man was ordered to serve 20 years in prison and will be required to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life after pleading guilty to dozens of sex offenses involving two juveniles.William Thomas Adcock, 55, of Russellville, pleaded guilty to 75 counts of first-degree sexua
Logan man arrested on burglary, theft charges
An Auburn man accused in a residential burglary turned himself in to police Thursday.The Auburn Police Department said Steven Logsdon, 39, was arrested on a warrant charging him with second-degree burglary and theft by unlawful taking (more than $10,000).
Man arrested in theft of lawn equipment in Auburn
A Woodburn man accused of stealing lawn equipment was arrested Thursday.According to the Auburn Police Department, officers investigated a complaint June 6 that lawn equipment valued at $2,500 had been stolen from a Viers Street address.
Russellville Independent prepares to launch new 21st Century Center
Russellville Independent Schools is hoping to make personalized learning and the latest technology the centerpiece of its new 21st Century Center.Workers are renovating a 33,000-square-foot regional technology center next to the district’s junior and senior high school. The recent opening of the new
Trailer park residents stuck in limbo
Residents of the Shady Acres trailer park off First Street in Russellville are at a standstill on what they need to do next, according to Sabrina Keith, who has lived there for two years.
Semi driver killed in rollover crash on I-24 | ClarksvilleNow.com
Clarksville NowNASHVILLE, Tenn. – (CLARKSVILLENOW) The driver of a tractor trailer was killed in a roller crash on I-24 near Briley Parkway. Another driver received minor injuries.The crash occurred around 7:30 pm Thursday. Westbound lanes were closed for nearly ten hours as crews worked to clear th
Kentucky man to serve 30 days in jail for assault on Senator Rand Paul
According to court documents, Boucher ran onto Paul's property while Paul was mowing the lawn and tackled him. As a result, Paul suffered multiple fractured ribs and contracted pneumonia due to the injuries.
Former BGPD officer charged in Tennessee with threatening Trump
NASHVILLE — A former Bowling Green Police Department officer made threats against President Donald Trump on social media around the time the president visited Nashville in May, federal prosecutors said.Andrew Long Ryan, 37, was indicted Wednesday on two counts of making threats against the president
Warren County Sheriff's Office warns of scam
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -The Warren County Sheriff's Office is warning of a scam.They've received numerous reports of a person claiming to be a member of the Warren County Sheriff's Office.This person tells the victim that they have warrants for their arrest and to send him money to cover the warr
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
Tennessee man takes police on high-speed chase
Jeremy Powell, age 42, of Signal Mountain, Tenn. refused to yield for Russellville Police after they attempted to stop him for driving erratic.
Former Bowling Green police trainee arrested for threats against President Trump
In part of a Facebook post from May 28, 2018, Ryan allegedly said “I’m calling attention to the fact I’ve warned the President of the United States of death if he doesn’t comply with a directive I have given him, to the point of a direct threat on his life.”
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.
Grammy winner headlines October's Vette City Motorcycle Music Fest
A two-day lineup of musicians includes Grammy Award-winning country artist Gretchen Wilson as headliner at a new event, the Vette City Motorcycle Music Fest, coming to Bowling Green's National Corvette Museum Oct. 12-13.Presented by the Daily News and radio station WDNS-FM (D-93), the event was intr
First Camaro ever made coming to Somernites this weekend
This 1967 Camaro, the first ever produced, will be on display at the Cruise.AJ Mueller/Chevrolet
HPD: drugs, stolen property found
Three men were arrested early Wednesday morning at a residence at South Wooldridge Street after Hopkinsville police allegedly found a large amount of drugs and stolen property.Jason McCann, 46, Joshua Condon, 38, and Christopher Shaw, 39, all of Hopkinsville, were arrested at the residence after of
Couple charged in abuse, neglect of Hopkinsville baby
Kayla Newton, the 22-year-old mother of the victim was arrested earlier this month along with her 20-year-old boyfriend, David Rang.
Investigation leads to large crystal meth find
David Thompson, director of the Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force, said investigators received a tip late last week about a shipment of meth coming to Muhlenberg County. Information obtained in the traffic stop identified James M. Castile, 45, of Hopkinsville, as a potential meth trafficker, Thompson s
Man killed, 2 shot in weekend violence
A missing man was found dead Sunday on Deason Lane, and two others were shot in separate shootings in Hopkinsville over the weekend.Desmond L. Leavell, 29, Hopkinsville, was found dead just after 7 p.m. Sunday on the side of Deason Lane by a passerby, according to a Christian County Sheriff’s Office
Sister of man murdered in Hopkinsville: 'They killed a piece of our family'
CHRISTIAN COUNTY, Ky. (WKRN) - Family and friends are mourning the death of a missing Hopkinsville father of four eventually found murdered in Christian County, Kentucky.