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Danville police arrest man found in stolen vehicle - The Advocate-Messenger

A Nicholasville man was arrested in Danville Saturday after police located him in a stolen vehicle.Danville police charged John D. Culver, 36, with receiving stolen property, more than $10,000; first-degree possession of a controlled substance; possession of drug paraphernalia; and driving on a susp

ADVOCATE MESSENGER - 2018-08-20 14:43:03

Lose your wallet? Danville police may have it

DANVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) -Danville police have collected a large number of items over the span of months, and officers are hoping to return all of it to their rightful owners.

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-20 09:06:00

Police: Berea man punches pregnant girlfriend, holds her at gunpoint

Garrard County police say Christopher Fleming, 43, punched his girlfriend in the nose while holding a handgun next to her as she was driving on Cartersville Road.

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-20 10:20:00

Parole denied for Harrodsburg cop killer John Works

HARRODSBURG, Ky. (WKYT) -The man convicted of shooting and killing a Harrodsburg police officer will remain in prison at least another decade after being denied parole.The parole board has given John Works a 120-month deferment, which means he will not be eligible for parole again in 10 years.John P

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-20 09:52:00

Man arrested after low-speed chase in Richmond

MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) -A man is in jail in Madison County after leading police on a low-speed chase.Charles Rump is facing several charges. His arrest citation says he stole a Sunbelt lift from a construction site late Sunday night.An officer went to the Texas Roadhouse construction site and fo

WKYT 27 - 2018-08-20 06:55:00

Mayor's accident visible in footage

A video that apparently shows the incident from Sunday, August 12, involving Somerset Mayor Eddie Girdler and a 15-year-old bicyclist has hit the Internet and gone viral. Following the release this past Sunday of the footage, likely thousands of local eyes have witnessed the footage.

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2018-08-20 21:15:26

Lane closures scheduled for Richmond Road in Fayette County - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)–The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says that alternating lane closures will be in effect for Richmond Road in Lexington. The temporary closures are necessary for ADA ramp installation, signal work & milling/resurfacing operations.

WTVQ - 2018-08-20 18:03:02

Kentucky officer’s killer will stay in prison at least 10 more years. Here’s why.

A Kentucky parole board denied parole Monday for John Paul Works, who was convicted in 2000 of the 1998 murder of Regina Nickles. Works was ordered to serve life in prison, but was given the chance for parole. He will be eligible for parole again in 10 years.

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2018-08-20 11:11:00

Public records, August 18 - The Advocate-Messenger

Jerry Saunders, 46, Nicholasville: first-degree possession controlled substance, meth amended to second-degree possession controlled substance, drug unspecified, 12 months, concurrent; possession drug paraphernalia, 12 months, concurrent; first-degree possession controlled substance, meth, one year;


Tennessee fugitive in attempted murder case captured in Danville

DANVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) –A man is being held in the Boyle County Detention Center, waiting to be extradited to Tennessee to answer in an attempted murder case.


The good, the bat and the rabies: Animal control encouraging anyone with a bat in their home to get it tested, but not all bats are bad news - The Advocate-Messenger

Palmer has lived on Broadway here in Danville for more than 70 years — since 1946. At one point, a contractor had found four bats living in her attic a few years back, which is a common occurrence. However, those familiar with the habits of bats say finding them inside of areas other than attics of


CRIME REPORT: Three arrested after mother reveals meth in her home

Madison County deputies were at a home on Forest Lane to look for two people who were wanted on warrants, according to a citation. Jessica Davenport, 41, of Forest Lane, Richmond, answered the door and said the two people deputies were seeking weren't there. But she told the deputies there was somet


One new child care facility opening in Danville; another could be coming - The Advocate-Messenger

A Children’s Place, which provides child care for 135 kids and employs 28, is being closed by Ephraim McDowell Health at the end of August. Gospel Garden Learning Center plans to begin providing child care for up to 29 kids by late August or early September.


‘Boring’ infrastructure provides strong foundations - The Advocate-Messenger

We take for granted the roads on which we drive, the pipe system that brings us our water and disposes of waste from our homes, the grid that provides us electricity and many other services integral to our quality of life.


Sheriff: Arrest made after woman forges signatures, opens loan account

According to a citation from the Sheriff’s Office, back in November of 2017, 32-year-old Tiffany Nunnelley opened a loan account at Personal Finance on Merchant Drive using someone else’s social security number, name, and personal information.


2018 36 Blitz: Frederick Douglass Broncos - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Frederick Douglass did about as much as a first year program could’ve hoped for last season.10-3 with two losses to perennial power Scott County, the other an L in the first game ever as a program to eventual Class 2A state champ Danville.- Advertisement -So what’s year two h


Habitat for Humanity helping family build on Broadway

During a Friday morning reception at the building site on Broadway Street, the group put out the word that Habitat for Humanity could use a few volunteers to help with construction. Whether individuals or groups, Kamperman said they can contact Habitat through their email (pulaskikyhabitat@gmail.com


Somerset man dies in accident at McCreary penitentiary

John Arthur, 55, of Somerset, was fatally injured in an apparent mowing accident, according to Pulaski County Coroner Clyde Strunk.


2 arrested on multiple drug charges

Carolyn J. Beamer, 26, of Somerset, and Juan F. Lopez Jr., 32, of Lexington, are each facing three counts of first-degree Trafficking in a Controlled Substance and one count of second-degree Trafficking in a Controlled Substance. Lopez is facing additional charges of first-degee Persistent Felony Of


Richmond police arrest suspect following chase - ABC 36 News

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – The search for a man who police say showed a weapon and led them on a chase Wednesday morning is in custody.The search for that suspect prompted Eastern Kentucky University to issue a campus safety alert around 7:41 a.m.- Advertisement -Police say it started when they were cal