Leitchfield police investigating theft of large trailer containing tools, HVAC parts from construction site
Police are asking for help identifying the person who stole a box trailer from a construction site in Leitchfield. On Thursday morning, the Leitchfield Police Department responded to the construction site of the new Save-A-Lot in the 500 block Mill Street in reference to a large box trailer being stolen.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Leitchfield, KY
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of leitchfield..
Community Involvement Leads to New Emergency Shelter in Warren County
Warren County's new emergency shelter was set up to fill a gap in disaster sheltering. This was made possible through partnerships, dedication, and collaborations. In 2021, Director Tucker attended a conference by the North Carolina Emergency Management Association to gather insights for his plan.
Big Clifty Man Faces Charges After Standoff
A Big Clifty man accused of threatening people with a gun on a Grayson County roadway was arrested on Monday, according to police. Grayson County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a man standing on Morrison Road in Big Clifty threatening people with a gun. The 50-year-old man, William J. Litteral, walked away from police when they turned on their lights.
CCPD MAKES METH ARREST ON OUT-OF-STATE WARRANT
(Cave City, KY) A Man is facing drug charges after being pulled over for having an out-of-state-warrant. Officer Wesley Hicks of the Cave City Police Department was on duty patrolling just after midnight in the Econo Lodge Hotel area when he noticed a blue Chevy Trailblazer parked with the door open. Officer Hicks made contact with the owner, identified as Robert J. Bilyeu. Glasgow dispatch informed that Bilyeu was wanted in the state of Kansas, and was placed under arrest for that warrant. A following search of the suspect resulted in the discovery of a plastic baggie containing a crystal-like substance. Bilyeu allowed officers to search his room at the motel, where more suspected methamphetamine was found.
Two employees arrested for bringing contraband to juvenile inmates
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - On Dec. 20, 2023, Kentucky State Police Post 3 began an investigation into a contraband cell phone in the Warren Regional Juvenile Detention Center. Through the investigation, it was determined that Terrence Lightfoot, 45, was involved in introducing the cell phone to the facility. Brandon...
Rooster, large and apparently in charge, commandeers Leitchfield PD traffic stop
A rooster “commandeered” a traffic stop by a Leitchfield Police Department supervisor on Monday. On Monday afternoon at approximately 4:00, LPD Sgt. Keith Harrell was driving home following his shift when he observed a pickup truck commit a traffic violation, Harrell told K105. He conducted a traffic stop in the 600 block of South Main Street in the parking lot of Las Palmas Mexican Grill (adjacent to KFC).
Couple speaks out about Cave City Cemetery plots, woman buried in lot purchased in 1987
A woman who purchased four cemetery plots in the Cave City Cemetery is speaking out after discovering a woman was buried in one of them without her knowledge. Deborah Sanders says that in 1987 she purchased four plots in the cemetery, one of which her son was buried in over a decade ago leaving the three empty plots.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Kittens Today in Leitchfield, KY
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around leitchfield..
Creating a cleaner county
BARREN COUNTY, KY.- Barren County and Park City are working together to create a clean community. With their new recycling trailer at Bell’s Tavern Park, Barren County Solid Waste is making it easier for people to recycle plastic, aluminum cans, and lots of cardboard to help give people a better opportunity to recycle.
Fire destroys one half of Leitchfield duplex
A massive fire has destroyed one half of a duplex in Leitchfield. Saturday night at approximately 5:20, the Leitchfield and Clarkson Fire Departments and EMS responded to the blaze at 33 Tennille Way, off Beaver Dam Creek Road. Upon arriving at the scene, firefighters found one half of a duplex...
Mary F. Willis
Mary F. Willis, age 88 of Brownsville, departed this life at her residence, with her family by her side on Saturday, February 17, 2024. The Watertown, TN native was born on January 23, 1936 to the late Rebel Reeves and Olive Lanham. She was married to her devoted husband and best friend, Dallas Willis, Sr., until they were parted by his passing on December 1, 2015.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH — Hawkins’ Pass
Ed Hawkins was born on May 10, 1863, in the community of Park City, Kentucky. He began working at Mammoth Cave as a cave guide, but Hawkins also worked above ground for the privately-owned Mammoth Cave Estate property. Hawkins would later be a part of the discovery of some of the well-known areas of the cave.
Falconry to be allowed at 2 city-owned properties, LPD probationary period extended
The Leitchfield City Council on Monday slightly changed course on not allowing hunting on city-owned property. At the January 16 council meeting, Parks and Recreation Director Tammee Saltsman requested the city approve an ordinance that precludes hunting in city-owned parks after walkers at Beville Park witnessed falconry (using a bird of prey to hunt wild animals), resulting in a hawk capturing a squirrel.
Police Search For Suspect After Drug Seizure
Several pounds of drugs were seized in Bowling Green and police are searching for the suspect. Thursday, The Bowling Green-Warren County Drug Task Force, with assistance from the Warren County Sheriff’s Office and Kentucky State Police, executed a search warrant at a home on Walnut Creek Court in Bowling Green.
Richardsville Fire Department extinguishes barn fire in Bowling Green
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - On Sunday afternoon, Richardsville Fire Department responded to a structure fire on Anna Sandhill Road. Upon arrival at the scene, a barn was found to be fully engulfed. Firefighters immediately began attacking the fire to get it under control. As a result of the fire,...
Grayson County, KY High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 20
Be sure to catch the high school basketball games happening in Grayson County, Kentucky today. Details on how to stream all of the action can be located below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Grayson...
Mammoth Cave celebrates Black History Month
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - Mammoth Cave is giving a historical info session on the American American slaves who gave tours of Mammoth Cave in the 1800s. To commemorate Black History Month, the National Park is hosting coffee with a ranger, ranger-led talks, ranger-led walks, and a special evening presentation to gain additional insight into former African American cave guides and explorers.
Culinary Adventures in Bowling Green: 3 Fast Food Stops to Add to Your List
In this article, we're going to explore three fast food joints in Bowling Green. Have you had the chance to try any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Owensboro, February 20 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Grayson County High School basketball team will have a game with Daviess County High School on February 20, 2024, 18:00:00 CST.