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Traffic Stops Lands 5 Women In Jail For Drugs

June 28, 2022, Madison Police arrest five on drug related charges. At approximately 11:54 AM Patrolman Cameron Blankenship executed a traffic stop on Laner Drive near Duffy Lane for a traffic violation. Occupants in the vehicle were identified as Tamara S. (Jones) Voris 48, Madison, Indiana, Chandra Scudder 60, Vevay, Indiana, and Kathy M. Rook (driver) 54, Vevay, Indiana.
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Preparations underway for 72nd annual Madison Regatta

MADISON, Ind. (WAVE) - One of Madison, Indiana’s favorite summer events is making its way back to the Ohio River during the Fourth of July weekend. The 72nd annual Madison Regatta will be taking place from July 1 through July 3 at Madison’s Riverfront Park. Scheduled events include...

Two Men Behind After Jumping Locked Gate At River Business

June 25, 2022, at approximately 2:00 AM Madison Police responded to a report of several male subjects climbing over the gate at the Lighthouse Restaurant. Upon arrival, officers observed several males on the business side of the Lighthouse's locked gate. Officers gave verbal instructions for the men to return to the gate, for investigative purposes, however they refused.

2 arrested after boat chase in Madison, Indiana

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Two men were arrested after a boat chase in Madison, Indiana. Police arrested brothers Stephan and Evan Meyer, both in their 40s. On Saturday at 2 a.m., Madison police said several men were climbing over the gate at the Lighthouse Restaurant. Officers followed and arrested Evan...

Indiana man arrested after robbing, beating man, assaulting girlfriend

OHIO COUNTY, Ind. — An Indiana man has been taken into custody after tying up, beating and stealing from another man in Ohio County. According to Prosecutor Lynn Deddens, the victim heard a car pull up to his residence on Mexico Ridge Road around 8:30 a.m. and saw an unknown man in his garage, attempting to steal a table saw.

Setup underway for this weekend's Madison Regatta

MADISON, Ind. (WDRB) -- Setup is underway in southern Indiana for this weekend's annual Madison Regatta. Cranes were busy on Thursday putting the docks in the water while crews were busy setting the stage for 38 Special and Jo Dee Messina. Vendors were prepping their grills and security was controlling traffic along the riverfront.

Great Day Live: Hometown Proud ft. Oldham County, KY

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Nelson County Jail Logs — Thursday, June 30, 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.

Garrard woman indicted for scamming residents in Frankfort

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – A Garrard County woman has been indicted by a Franklin County grand jury for allegedly scamming Frankfort residents out of thousands of dollars with her residential contracting business. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office says through their investigation they were able to secure an arrest warrant...

Copper recycling facility breaks ground in Shelby County

SHELBYVILLE, Ky. (KT) – Gov. Andy Beshear joined officials in Shelby County and leaders from Wieland North America on Wednesday to celebrate the groundbreaking for a new $100 million copper and copper-alloy recycling facility. The new recycling facility, which will employ 75, was announced in May 2021 and is...

Humane Society asks city of Frankfort for road reimbursement

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Franklin County Humane Society wants the city's help paying for a road to the shelter, according to a report by LEX18. It's a shared road with the city of Frankfort because it leads to the sewer pump station. Franklin County Board Chair Sam Marcus said...
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Patriot 4th of July celebration highlighted by Monument dedication

The town of Patriot will hold its annual 4th of July celebration this Saturday, July 2nd — and highlighting the events will be a special dedication at the Patriot Memorial Park. Mike Jones has been working for a year to fund and establish a monument in the park to...