Monticello, KYCommonwealth Journal

Wayne-Pulaski drug trafficking operation busted after traffic violations

MONTICELLO, Ky. — A traffic stop escalated into a seizure of almost 400 grams of illegal narcotics across two counties late Wednesday night. What started as a routine traffic stop for violations that included excessive window tinting and improper equipment on North Main Street in Monticello, Ky., lead to the arrest of three convicted felons on drug trafficking and firearm charges across Wayne and Pulaski counties.
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Russell Springs, KYlakercountry.com

RSPD arrests man with guns, ammo traveling 100+ mph on parkway

Russell Springs Police arrested a 36-year-old Russell Springs man Thursday evening after the man led police on a chase on the Cumberland Parkway reaching speeds of more than 100 mph and attempted to collide with a police officer. Dustin S. Daniels was arrested by RSPD just before 6:30 p.m. Thursday....
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Tompkinsville, KYwcluradio.com

Walter Garvey Sturgill, Jr

Walter Garvey Sturgill, Jr. 67, of Tompkinsville, KY passed away Wednesday, June 23rd, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in Metcalfe County, KY. He was born in VA on March 25, 1954, son of Nancy (Smith) Sturgill, of Indianapolis, IN and the late Walter Garvey Sturgill, Sr. He was...
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Tompkinsville, KYwcluradio.com

Tompkinsville Man Dies In Motorcycle Accident in Metcalfe County

On Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at approximately 1830 hours, the Metcalfe County Sheriff’s. Office was notified of a single vehicle collision on KY 163, approximately 3.2 miles south of. Summer Shade, KY. Sheriff Lonnie Hodges and Deputy Logan Richardson responded to. investigate. Preliminary information indicates that Walter G. Sturgill was...
Casey County, KYlakercountry.com

KSP investigating ATV collision in Casey County

Liberty, KY (June 23, 2021) Troopers from Kentucky State Police Post 15 responded to a single vehicle injury collision. The collision occurred on June 23 at 3:08 P.M on KY 70, 1 mile east of Clementsville. David Dillion, age 31 of Liberty, was operating a Honda ATV eastbound on KY...
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Metcalfe County, KYWBKO

Fatal motorcycle wreck in Metcalfe County

SUMMER SHADE, Ky. (WBKO) - The Metcalfe County Sheriff’s Office says 67-year-old Walter G. Sturgill of Tompkinsville crashed his 1998 Honda motorcycle when he was southbound on KY 163 at around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday June 23. Deputies say Sturgill crossed the center line about three miles south of Summer Shade...
Glasgow, KYwcluradio.com

Edna Maydean Grant

Edna Maydean Grant, age 80, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at TJ Samson Community Hospital. She was born in Columbia, KY on May 8, 1941, to the late Coy Lee Simpson and the late Sarah Edith (Burton) Simpson. Edna was retired from the Barren County School System and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
Russell County, KYlakercountry.com

Carson steps down as RCHS Basketball coach

Russell County High School Boys Basketball Coach Billy Carson has resigned from his coaching position, according to Athletic Director Michael Carpenter. The KHSAA dead period begins Friday, June 25, so Carson had a meeting with Carpenter and the team on Thursday informing them of his resignation. Carpenter told WJRS that...
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Adair County, KYadairvoice.com

Jamie Richard sworn in as jailer

Jamie Richard was sworn in on Sunday (June 13) afternoon as the new Adair County Jailer and took office at midnight on Tuesday night. County Judge Executive Gale Cowan conducted the swearing in.
Adair County, KY935wain.com

Adair County Schools: Pizza Bid Invitation

Adair County Schools Food Service will be accepting sealed bids for the furnishing and delivering of pizza for the 2021 – 2022 school year. Anyone wishing to bid may pick up a copy of the Invitation to Bid at the Adair County Board of Education, 1204 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY 42728.
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Kentucky State Police Investigates ATV Injury Collision

Liberty, KY (June 23, 2021) Troopers from Kentucky State Police Post 15 responded to a single vehicle injury collision. The collision occurred on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 3:08 P.M on KY 70, 1 mile east of Clementsville. David Dillion, age 31 of Liberty, was operating a Honda ATV eastbound...
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Bowling Green, KYWBKO

Med Center Health urges patients to schedule cancer screenings

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - Med Center Health has joined a nationwide effort to encourage patients to resume appropriate cancer screenings to promote early detection and decrease mortality. Med Center Health is urging people across Southcentral Kentucky to talk with their healthcare providers to resume regular primary care checkups and recommended cancer screenings.
Russell County, KYlakercountry.com

Fiscal court to hold special called meeting Friday

The Russell County Fiscal Court will hold a special-called meeting Friday at 9 a.m. at the Russell County Courthouse. The court is set to accept bids on e-cigarettes for the Russell County Detention Center, along with a security system update at the detention center and a food service bid. The...
Russell County, KYlakercountry.com

Inmate discovers loaded handgun while picking up litter

Russell County Jailer Bobby Dunbar said it’s not uncommon for inmates working on litter patrol to find unusual objects along roadways while working. But Tuesday morning, an inmate at the Russell County Detention Center found something quite unusual, and slightly alarming. A loaded handgun. The .45 caliber handgun was discovered...
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Burkesville Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Burkesville: Friday, June 25: Mostly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Saturday, June 26: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Sunday, June 27: Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while slight chance of
Campbellsville, KYPosted by
Campbellsville Dispatch

4-Day Weather Forecast For Campbellsville

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Campbellsville: Friday, June 25: Partly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Saturday, June 26: Mostly sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Sunday, June 27: Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while slight chance
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