Ballard County Newswire (Page 4)

Ballard County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ballard County, KY. (Page 4)

Results 61 - 80 of 149 in Ballard County, KY

  1. Regulations for 2017-18 deer hunting offered upRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... where it has been in place for several years at West Kentucky WMA in McCracken County, and Ballard WMA in Ballard County. The regulation has prohibited the taking of any buck that didn't have antlers with an outside spread of at least 15 inches at ...

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  2. Viniard pleads not guilty to fraud chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | West Kentucky News

    Ballard County Judge/Executive Vickie Viniard appeared in Federal Court in Paducah on Dec. 8 for the first time to be arraigned on charges of bank and wire fraud, as well as making a false statement on a loan application. She pled not guilty to all of the charges.

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  3. Official pleads not guilty to fraud chargesRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... wire fraud, as well as making a false statement on a loan application. She pled not guilty to all charges. Ballard County Attorney Vicki Hayden said her office found hidden late payment bills while investigating former county treasurer Belinda ...

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  4. Saunders faces child abuse charges in Ballard CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | West Kentucky News

    The man who previously served over three years in prison stemming from the death of 2-year-old Conner Bachuss, was back in court Nov. 30 to receive a hearing date for his most recent charges, which include three counts of first-degree criminal abuse of a child under 12. Ronald Saunders, 29, will face a review hearing on Dec. 14 followed by standing trial Jan. 23 and Jan. 24. He also faces a persistent felony offender charge. Saunders was arrested in Oklahoma in March on the charges stemming from an incident in Ballard County. 15 comments

  5. RETHINK Merging area courts would be inefficientRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... have sounded the alarm about a shift in the plan. The two jurists say a new plan has emerged that would add Ballard County to McCracken County's district, eliminating Ballard judgeships and shifting that caseload to judges who presently sit here. ...

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  6. Shirley Christeen Mayberry NainRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Mrs. Nain lived in southern Illinois until 1972, then moved to Ballard County, where she resided until returning to Illinois in 2008.

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  7. McCracken and Ballard courts could combine under redistricting planRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... joining McCracken and the remaining three joining Graves. "I don't think it would be good for the people of Ballard County to lose their judges," said Kaltenbach. "My opinion is that if our local situation is obliterated, it's not likely to change ...

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  8. Saunders appears in Ballard court on child abuse chargesRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    A man with a storied history of child abuse charges appeared Wednesday in Ballard Circuit Court to receive a hearing date for his latest charges: three counts of first-degree criminal abuse of a child under 12. Ronald Saunders, 29, was arrested in Oklahoma in March on the charges, which stem from an incident in Ballard County.

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  9. Ellen PaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... in Paducah. Ellen retired from Pace Insurance after 40 years. She and her husband were charter members of the Ballard County Country Club. She was a member of the Methodist Women. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church and attended ...

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  10. Family Focus receives James Marine donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Wickliffe employees and the owners of James Marine Inc. donated $2,500 to the Ballard County Family Focus Family Resource and Youth Service Center to use on its Christmas assistance program.

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  11. Ballard County officials indicted on fraud chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | West Kentucky News

    Ballard County Judge/Executive Vickie Viniard and former treasurer Belinda Foster are facing prison sentences after being indicted in federal court last week for their alleged role in a bank fraud scheme. During a press conference at the U.S. District Court office in Paducah on Nov. 16, Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear and FBI Special Agent in Charge Amy S. Hess joined United States Attorney John E. Kuhn Jr. as he announced charges against Viniard and Foster for allegedly secretly procuring operating funds for Ballard County by obtaining bank loans illegally.

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  12. Cloys HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... farm after a short illness. Cloys was born in La Center, Kentucky, on November 22, 1926, graduated from Ballard County High School and married his sweetheart, Laurel Samples Henderson, on September 3, 1944. He was preceded in death by his son, Paul ...

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  13. Ballard judge-executive, ex-treasurer indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Ballard County Judge-Executive Vickie Viniard and former treasurer Belinda Foster were indicted on fraud charges in federal court this week.

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  14. PACRO motion met with threat of lawsuitRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... of an otherwise routine, bi-monthly meeting of the PACRO board, member Jim LeFevre, executive director of the Ballard County Economic & Industrial Board, suggested it was time for PACRO to hire a full-time executive director to be able to take full ...

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  15. Ballard judge-executive named in western Kentucky fraud caseRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2016 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    A federal grand jury has indicted the top elected official in Ballard County in western Kentucky, along with the county's former treasurer. The U.S. attorney's office in Louisville says Judge-Executive Vickie Viniard and former Treasurer Belinda Foster secured $450,000 in bank loans without the consent of the county's Fiscal Court.

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  16. November Fiscal Court highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | West Kentucky News

    The Ballard County Fiscal Court appointed Susan Bailey as the new treasurer for the county. She replaces outgoing treasurer Leslie Story, who resigned from the position.

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  17. KY 286 back open after semi fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A lane of KY 286 that was closed Tuesday morning due to a semi fire has reopened, according to the KYTC. The fire closed one lane of traffic on KY 286 at the McCracken-Ballard County line, near the Bohannon Road intersection.

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  18. Ballard County Wheels and Wings grant to fund community walking trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Members of the Ballard County Wheels and Wings bike ride committee made the organization's first grant presentation of $2,000 to Grace United Methodist Church in La Center recently.

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  19. Ronald Saunders violates bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | West Kentucky News

    The man who previously served over three years in prison regarding the death of 2-year-old Conner Bachuss, is back in jail until his trial on Jan. 23. He is charged with three criminal abuse charges in Ballard County involving a child and a persistent felony offender charge. Saunders appeared before Circuit Court Judge Tim Langford on Friday, Nov. 4 after having been released from the Ballard County Detention Center on Oct. 20 when Langford lowered Saunders' bond for his current case to $10,000.

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  20. Chamber seeks more membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | West Kentucky News

    This month's Chamber of Commerce meeting had Chamber leadership looking toward growing the organization's membership and moving forward to expand opportunities in Ballard County. "Just like any organization, you have to keep growing, and that is why we're trying to get going here and move forward to grow the Chamber," say Myra Hook executive director Ballard Chamber of Commerce.

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