Glasgow man arrested after stealing from Rural King
GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) - The Glasgow Police Department arrested a man on Sunday for stealing items from Rural King and on drug offenses. Dusty Smith, 29, was arrested on Sunday after he was caught on surveillance footage taking items from the store without paying for them. Authorities later found Smith...
Cave City Police searching for person in reference to ongoing investigation
If you recognize this individual or have any relevant information, call 270-773-2441 or 270-651-5151.
Gearing up for spring bee season
BARREN COUNTY, Ky.- In 2023, several beekeepers across the country lost 50% of their bee population, and this spring is crucial to the entire bee population. Re-populating will not only impact the bees, it will also impact the production of our flowers fruits and vegetables. Keith Kauffman, a beekeeper who...
Over 30 firefighters destroy Sunday blaze at Glasgow duplex
GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) – A fire at a duplex along Jared Tyler Road in Barren County destroyed half of the unit Sunday evening. Greg England, assistant chief with East Barren Volunteer Fire Department, told WBKO Monday units from Glasgow Fire Department, East Barren, Hiseville and Temple Hill fire departments were on scene of the fire for about two hours.
Glasgow Police welcomes a new K-9 to their team
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - The Glasgow Police Department welcomed the newest member of their team last week. His name is Niko and he barks, bites and sniffs. 20-month-old Niko is the first trained K-9 to join the station for a while. He joins Officer Johnathan Pendley in serving Glasgow citizens.
Barren County High School senior selected as a Coca-Cola Scholar
GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) - Mollie Webb, a senior at Barren County High School, was selected as one of 150 students across the nation to be named a Coca-Cola Scholar, standing out among a pool of 103,000 applicants. Cementing herself as a high achiever in both academics and extracurriculars throughout her...
Area entities team up for free Narcan training in Scottsville
While both acknowledge the conversation may be difficult, they hope the clinic can open the door for family and friends to help those they know are suffering from addiction.
Woman arrested after single, non-injury accident in Glasgow
GLASGOW, Ky. (WBKO) - The Glasgow Police Department arrested a woman after she was involved in a single, non-injury accident Thursday morning. The accident happened at the intersection of West Front Street and North Race Street. Stephanie Stephenson, 42, was the driver of the vehicle. Upon arrival, officers found a...
Hart County man accused of having explicit images of children on phone
A Hart County man has been arrested as part of an investigation into child sexual exploitation.