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KYTC officials discuss critical infrastructure needs with fiscal court
TOMPKINSVILLE — Officials with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet attended the Monroe County Fiscal Court meeting on Thursday morning to talk about the county's most critical infrastructure needs.
Two found dead in Kentucky farmhouse fire identified
SOMERSET, Ky. (WKYT) - The Pulaski County coroner has identified the bodies of a man and a woman that were found in a burned farmhouse on Wednesday. The coroner says the victims are 39-year-old Robert Broham, and 49-year-old Angela Morgan.
Terry’s List for the weekend of March 22, 23 and 24
My top picks are, as always, the local events. Date night: If you love plays or have never been to one, come out to the old high school this weekend for the production of “Dearly Departed;” another play, “Mary Poppins will be shown in Burkesville on Saturday. A clean standup comedy show in Glasgow o
2 Dead in Eastern Kentucky Crash
JOHNSON COUNTY, KY (WOWK) - Two people have been killed after a crash in eastern Kentucky. According to Kentucky State Troopers, a log truck and a vehicle were involved in a crash on US-460 at Oil Springs just inside the Johnson County line around 3:30 p.m.
WALDENS ARRESTED FOR DRUG POSSESSION IN MONROE COUNTY
A traffic stop in Tompkinsville led to the arrest of two people on Friday. Officers with the Tompkinsville Police Department conducted a traffic stop on West Fourth Street in Tompkinsville. Officers found the suspects to be in possession of controlled substances and drug paraphanalia. As a result, B
Woman taken to hospital after crash in Metcalfe Co.
SUMMER SHADE, Ky. (WTVQ)- State Police say a woman was taken to the hospital after a single-vehicle crash on KY 90 in Metcalfe County. Investigators say that just before 9 a.m., 26-year-old Sabrina Heaton was driving a 2013 Dodge on KY 90 when she lost control of the car and hit a guardrail. They sa
Edmonson County nips Barren County; Metcalfe knocks off Monroe County
It came down to the final at-bat, but Edmonson County outlasted Barren County on Monday to win 4-3 in the season opener for both teams. Barren County starting pitcher Justin Combs couldn't be hit over the early innings of the game. After allowing a base runner in the third inning by hitting a batter
Kentucky elementary school employee who handled food diagnosed with Hepatitis A
CHRISTIAN COUNTY, Kentucky (WZTV) - A case of hepatitis A was diagnosed in an employee who handled food at Indian Hills Elementary School in Christian County, Kentucky, the Christian County Health Department announced in a press release on Wednesday.
Glasgow man arrested after pursuit
A Barren County man was arrested Monday after allegedly leading police on a pursuit through two counties. According to the Glasgow Police Department, officers responded to Little Acres Trailer Park regarding a person beating on a door with a gun.
Glasgow teen accused of driving high, causing injury accident
GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) -- On Wednesday afternoon just before 2:30 p.m., the Barren County Sheriff's Office responded to an accident on Old Bowling Green Road. Officials say 18-year-old Warren Hoffman lost control of his car, causing a one vehicle accident. A passenger, 19-year-old Kaitlyn Gentry was fl
Woman jailed after altercation with Metcalfe County teen
EDMONTON, Ky. (WBKO) - A woman is in jail on drug charges after being involved in a domestic dispute with a teen in Metcalfe County. Officials say they responded to a complaint of a fight at the intersection of Randolph Road and the drive of Metcalfe County High School.
Police say boyfriend a suspect in shooting death of pregnant Kentucky woman
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDRB) -- The boyfriend of a pregnant southern Kentucky woman who was shot and killed is now a suspect in her murder. Kentucky State Police arrested 29-year-old Daniel Nantz of Whitley County on unrelated drug charges this week.
One injured, one arrested following crash
GLASGOW — A Barren County teenager was flown Wednesday afternoon to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville from the scene of a single-vehicle crash that occurred on Old Bowling Green Road.
DOMESTIC DISPUTE WITH JUVENILE ENDS WITH AN ARREST
Metcalfe County Deputy Josh Neal received a complaint on Wednesday morning around 7:30AM that Edmonton Police Officer David Lunz had been advised of a fight that was in progress at the intersection of Randolph Road and the drive of the Metcalfe County High School.
Fiscal court clarifies economic development decision
GLASGOW – Barren County Fiscal Court took action Tuesday at its regular meeting to clarify a vote taken at last month's meeting regarding economic development funds. The Glasgow Common Council, in the interim, had also approved, narrowly, first reading of an ordinance to increase its economic develo
Barren teen suspected of being intoxicated in crash that injured passenger
A Barren County teenager is accused of smoking marijuana before being involved in a crash that injured his passenger. Warren Hoffman, 18, of Glasgow, was arrested Wednesday on charges of first-degree assault, tampering with physical evidence, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence and p
Glasgow council carers 'could quit' after equal pay settlement
Glasgow City Council has been warned that home care services could be hit when an equal pay dispute is settled. Officials are concerned that many long-serving staff will use the lump sum payments as an opportunity to move on.
Tiles removed from historic Trigg Theatre building due to safety concerns
GLASGOW — Tiles were removed from the historic Trigg Theatre building on Tuesday due to safety concerns. Around 8 a.m. last Friday, a tile from the building, which is located on north side of the public square, fell onto the sidewalk, said attorney Brian Pack, who co-owns the building with his wife,
Republican U.S. congressman discusses national and Commonwealth issues in Scottsville
SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) -- Congress is on recess this week, giving legislators a good opportunity to meet with constituents back in their districts. U.S. Congressman James Comer made a stop in Scottsville Thursday morning for a Scottsville-Allen County Chamber of Commerce Breakfast.
BCMS students get a dose of reality
GLASGOW — Barren County Middle School eighth-graders got a taste of what it is like to be a grownup in the real world Wednesday when they took part in the 4-H Reality Store. The “store” was set up in the school's gym. The students visited various booths manned by either school staff or members of th