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KENTUCKY STATE POLICE POST 15 TO CONDUCT TRAFFIC-SAFETY CHECKPOINTS

COLUMBIA, KY (July 2, 2022) - The Kentucky State Police is reporting that Troopers will be conducting periodic traffic safety checkpoints in the Post 15 area, which includes Green, Taylor, Marion, Washington, Russell, Casey, Adair, Metcalfe, Monroe, Clinton, and Cumberland counties. These checkpoints will be conducted as part of Post...
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Nelson County Jail Logs — Sunday, July 3, 2022

Editor’s Note: The Nelson County Gazette believes the public has a right to know who has been arrested by local officials and lodged in the Nelson County Jail. The information below is a compiled list of daily booking logs from the jail. The bookings state the person(s) arrested and the charge(s) against them. This information is public record.
NELSON COUNTY, KY
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Tennessee unemployment site is still down

CELINA, Tennessee (WZTV) -- A spokesperson for the Department of Labor said the unemployment site Jobs4TN.gov has been down since June 26. Kimberly Strong is a mother of three from Celina and she was laid off from her auto parts job because of supply chain issues. She has been trying to log on to the website daily.
CELINA, TN
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Ohio man drowns in Lake Cumberland over the weekend

An Ohio man drowned in Lake Cumberland over the weekend, according to Jamestown Fire and Rescue. Fire Chief Jeff Landers told WJRS News a 58-year-old Ohio man, whose identity has not yet been released, was discovered in about 14 feet of water in the Low Gap area of the lake.
JAMESTOWN, KY
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Elbert “Shorty” Rhoton

Elbert L. “Shorty” Rhoton, 91, of Glasgow, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, July 2, 2022 at Signature Health Care in Glasgow, Kentucky. He was a son of the late Andrew and Annie Gosnell Rhoton. He is survived by one son: Eddie Rhoton (Shelia); four grandchildren: Jonathan Turner (Larissa), Elizabeth...
GLASGOW, KY
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Kentucky State Police Post 15 to Conduct Traffic Safety Checkpoints

Columbia, KY (July 1, 2022) Kentucky State Police Post 15 will be conducting periodic traffic safety checkpoints in the Post 15 area, which includes Green, Taylor, Marion, Washington, Russell, Casey, Adair, Metcalfe, Monroe, Clinton, and Cumberland counties. These checkpoints will be conducted as part of Post 15’s highway safety efforts. Troopers will be checking for violations of Kentucky traffic and regulatory laws relating to motor vehicle equipment safety, licensing of drivers, motor vehicle registration, and operation of motor vehicle while under the influence of intoxicants.
COLUMBIA, KY
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Becky Ray

Rebecca “Becky” Rich Ray, 79, of Tompkinsville, KY, passed away Thursday, June 30th, surrounded by her family at the Medical Center at Bowling Green. Becky was born in Tompkinsville, KY on September 12, 1942, a daughter of the late Mary Melissa “Maude” (Simmons) and George Moore.
TOMPKINSVILLE, KY
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Joe Graves

Joe Graves, 73, of Austin, KY, passed away Friday, July 1, 2022, at his residence. He was born in Scottsville, KY on November 10, 1948, to the late Buel Graves and the late Virginia Rigdon Graves. Joe was the owner and operator of the Ft. Run Restaurant, and he was of the Baptist faith. He will be truly missed and was loved by all that knew him.
AUSTIN, KY
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Lakefest on the square in Jamestown is today

Lakefest will be taking place on the square in Jamestown today. Breakfast in the Park and opening ceremonies begin at 7 a.m. and the evening will conclude with country superstar Craig Morgan in concert at 8:30 p.m. and fireworks at 10 p.m. There are also plenty of events in between...
JAMESTOWN, KY
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Burton to be inducted into LWC Athletics Hall of Fame

Former Russell County High School Lady Laker and Lindsey Wilson College golfer Krista Burton will become the first women’s golfer to be inducted into the Lindsey Wilson College Athletics Hall of Fame later this year. The induction takes place on Saturday, September 10th, at the Roberta D. Cranmer Dining Center in Columbia.
RUSSELL COUNTY, KY
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Edmonton woman charged during drug investigation

METCALFE COUNTY, Ky. (WBKO) - An Edmonton woman has been charged during the course of a drug investigation. Gena Couch-Rowe, 48, was charged with trafficking in marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and third-degree possession of a controlled substance. On Tuesday, members of the Metcalfe County Sheriff’s Office, Barren River Drug...
EDMONTON, KY
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Government offices to be closed Independence Day

The Independence Day holiday brings the closures of government offices around the county. Both the city halls in Russell Springs and Jamestown will be closed Monday, July 4th, as will the Russell County Courthouse and the Russell County Judicial Center. All will reopen on Tuesday at their regularly scheduled times.
RUSSELL SPRINGS, KY
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CPD HIDTA assisted by KSP

On June 22, The Columbia area HIDTA Office executed a search warrant after an ongoing investigation in Metcalfe County. Upon search, Investigators located a large quantity of methamphetamine, marijuana, and prescription pills. During the search, a large quantity of ammunition, a 9mm handgun, and a large quantity of US currency were also located.
METCALFE COUNTY, KY
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Crowded Columbia Car Crash

The Columbia Police Department responded to a two-vehicle accident with injury, Tuesday evening, June 28, near the. the intersection of Burkesville Street and Dohoney Trace. The accident occurred when Felicia Vanardsdale, 49, of Columbia appears to have turned onto Dohoney Trace coming from Fivestar while driving a 2015 Subaru and collided with a 2013 Kia Optima, operated by Renee Stinson, 52, also of Columbia.
COLUMBIA, KY
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Alice Jean Grimsley Matney

Alice Jean Grimsley Matney, age 70 of Greensburg, passed away Monday at the UofL Hospital in Louisville. She is survived by her husband: Kenneth Matney of Greensburg. A son and daughter-in-law: Daniel and Shannon Matney of Greensburg. Four grandchildren: Mony Matney, Isaiah Matney, Rashad Dunn, and Cequinta Dunn. Eight great-grandchildren.
GREENSBURG, KY
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Tony Anderson

Tony G. Anderson, age 56 of Burkesville passed away June 29, 2022 at Tri Star Centennial Hospital in Nashville. He was born December 29, 1965 in Glasgow to the late Kenneth and Dorothy Shaw Anderson. He was a truck driver for several different companies. Survivors include his wife Melissa (Missy)...
GLASGOW, KY
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Laymon Riggs

Laymon Cleo Riggs, Jr., 63, Glasgow, died Thursday, June 30, 2022 at the T J Samson Community Hospital. A native of Ely, Minnesota, he was the son of the late Laymon Cleo Riggs, Sr. and Patricia Anne Amitrano Riggs. He was an auto mechanic. Survivors include two children: Jasmime Riggs...
GLASGOW, KY
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Small child found playing in roadway, multiple drugs found in child’s home. 3 arrested in Glasgow.

The report of a small child playing in a roadway has led to the arrest of three people in Glasgow on drug and other charges. On Monday, the Glasgow Police Department responded to Bryan Street on a report of a child playing in the road. Upon arriving, officers made contact with the child and located where the child lived, according to police. Officers also confirmed the child’s father, Drew Sims, 27, had warrants for his arrest.
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“Paint the Town’ set for July 27-29

“Paint the Town,” the city of Columbia’s annual community celebration, has been scheduled for July 27-29. The event is open to individuals, groups and organizations, and patrons are being asked to decorate the sidewalk around the courthouse square. For more information, call City Hall at 270-384-2501.
COLUMBIA, KY
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