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Kentucky man competes in Nathan’s hot dog competition

KENTUCKY (FOX 56) – A former Kentucky State Police trooper is trading in cuffs for competition. The Cave City native spent the day in New York City for Nathan’s famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest. “I had a picture sitting in front of the TV watching...
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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.
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Bobby Parnell

Bobby Dale Parnell, age 70 of Summer Shade passed away July 03, 2022 at T.J Samson Community Hospital. He was born June 09, 1952 in Glasgow to the late Birdie “Fields” and J.T. Parnell. Survivors include his wife Dana “Grider” Parnell of Summer Shade, one daughter Wendy Stephens...
SUMMER SHADE, KY
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Ruth Stewart

Ms. Ruth Stewart, age 83, of Tompkinsville, Kentucky passed away peacefully on Sunday morning, July 3, 2022, at the Monroe County Medical Center. She was born in Monroe County on May 27, 1939, a daughter of the late Jessie and Della (Emmert) Stewart. Ruth was a housekeeper, and babysitter and enjoyed canning and gardening. She was a member of Beech Grove #2 Missionary Baptist Church.
TOMPKINSVILLE, KY
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Sharon V. Edwards

Sharon V. Edwards, 78 of Smiths Grove died Saturday July 2, 2022 at Tri Star Medical Center Hendersonville, TN. She was the daughter of the late P.C. Hendrix and Billye Snyder Hendrix. She was preceded in death by a son Russell Edwards and former husband Johnny Edwards. Sharon was a Clerical Tech for the State of Tennessee and a former deputy clerk for the Warren County Clerk. She was a member of Smiths Grove Methodist church.
SMITHS GROVE, 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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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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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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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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Obit – Mr. Luis Garcia

Mr. Luis Garcia, of the Riddleton community, died as the result of a farming accident on the Puryears Bend Road in Hartsville on Monday afternoon, June 27, 2022. The 39 year old was pronounced dead at the scene at 6:10 p.m. and was transported to the Sumner County E. M. S. Morgue in Gallatin.
RIDDLETON, TN
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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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Cave City’s fireworks will light up Sunday night

CAVE CITY, Ky. (WBKO) - The fireworks show in Cave City will be held at 807 Mammoth Cave Road on Sunday. The show can be viewed from anywhere nearby, including the restaurants and hotels nearby. The Cave City Volunteer Fire Department will be on site for safety. The venue is...
CAVE CITY, 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.
GLASGOW, KY
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