Kentucky State Police: Officers fatally shoot armed suspect
BREMEN, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say a man who brandished a firearm after exiting a parked car was fatally shot by officers.
Troopers from the state police post in Madisonville responded to a terroristic threatening complaint at a home in the Bremen community in Muhlenberg County ...
Oh dear, start watching for deer on Kentucky roadways
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Transportation Department is warning drivers to start watching for deer as the animals become more active over the next few months.
A statement from the agency says Kentucky is 15th in the nation for vehicle crashes involving deer. It says most ...
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Frank Ramsey, an All-American at Kentucky and member of seven NBA championship teams with the Boston Celtics, died Sunday. He was 86.
Ramsey’s death was announced by Kentucky, where he was a part of the Wildcats’ 1951 national championship team and a three-time ...
LONDON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police have honored several troopers who died decades ago in the line of duty.
State police said in a news release Wednesday that personnel in Wayne County placed a wreath at the grave of Trooper John Wayne Hutchinson at Elk Springs Cemetery. Hutchinson ...
US Drug Enforcement Administration to open Paducah office
PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is planning to open a new post in Paducah.
A release from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s office says the Republican from Kentucky urged the DEA to consider a “tremendous upsurge in the amount of methamphetamine and ...
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Officials say a plastics maker is expanding a Kentucky production facility and adding 79 jobs.
The Paducah Sun
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Accused Kentucky judge-executive found dead at home
MORGANFIELD, Ky. (AP) — A coroner says a Kentucky judge-executive charged with using his position to solicit gifts and payments has been found dead at his home.
Union County coroner Stephen Shouse tells
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky State Police must pay nearly $24,000 for refusing to share 911 calls with the mother of a young woman who disappeared decades ago.
The penalty includes legal fees and $25 per day for violating Kentucky’s Open Records Act for 564 days.
MARJORIE BOBBITT MARKS, 98, of Madisonville, Ky., formerly of Huntington, widow of William McKinley Marks Jr., died Wednesday, December 13, 2017, at her residence in Madisonville, Ky. She was born July 27, 1919, in Newport News, Va., a daughter of the late Clifton A. and Anne Maude Dixon ...
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A judge has ordered Kentucky State Police to disclose 911 call records from the day a 23-year-old woman went missing more than 20 years ago.
The Evansville Courier & Press
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky officials are joining with the University of Kentucky’s Center of Applied Energy Research to host a workshop on reducing energy costs.
The High Performance Public Facilities Workshop is geared toward helping the state’s local governments. City and county ...
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police in Kentucky are looking for two inmates who walked away from separate facilities.
State police say in a news release that William Earl Woodring left the Webster County Detention Center on Sunday. He last was seen wearing an orange prison shirt and khaki ...
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Officials are seeking qualified candidates to serve on boards that oversee colleges in the Kentucky Community and Technical College System.
A statement from Gov. Matt Bevin’s office says there is an immediate need for applicants to serve these schools: Ashland, Big ...
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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A western Kentucky business owner will serve 90 days in jail for committing environmental violations during the demolition of the former Goodyear Tire plant in Madisonville.
A release from the U.S. Attorney’s office says Timothy ...
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky State Police will be taking back unused prescription drugs later this month in an anti-drug effort with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.
The drug take back will be on Saturday, Oct. 22, in Madisonville and other Kentucky State Police posts ...