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Christian County Newswire

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  1. Where Was Jefferson Davis Born? And Other Fun FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... where Davis was born and his life in general. 1. Birthplace Jefferson Davis was born on June 3, 1808, in Christian County, Kentucky, according to Biography . Davis was born just 100 miles away from President Abraham Lincoln's birthplace. Christian ...


  2. KY man indicted on murder charges after deadly crash on July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... speeding, leaving the scene of an accident and first degree persistent felony offender. According to the Christian County Sheriff's Office, one person died at the scene of the two-vehicle crash and another died later at a hospital. Orten was ... 2 comments

  3. Transitional facility for area women scheduled to open doors Aug. 3 in HopkinsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Cadiz Record

    ... facility will offer a firm support network and fill a long-absent community need. "I minister down at the (Christian County) jail, so I see all the women ... I've had my own personal experience with family members and addictions," Mack said. "I just ...


  4. Police searching for armed robbery suspect in 3 countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WKRN

    ... hundred feet from the store. The suspect began his crime spree again Sunday night, robbing a gas station in Christian County, Kentucky around 8:50 p.m. He then robbed a Shell station on Rossview Road in Clarksville around 10:30 p.m. before ...


  5. Clarksville Police reports String of Robberies along Interstate 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Clarksville Online

    The Clarksville Police Department says the same armed robber may have struck five businesses along the Interstate 24 corridor from Christian County, Kentucky to Cheatham County over the weekend. The first robbery reportedly occurred at 10:38pm, last Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at the Tylertown gas station near Exit One.


  6. Concrte leveling begins Friday on I-24Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Lyon County Herald Ledger Newspaper

    ... work zone starting an extended project to repair concrete pavement along I-24 from the 72-mile marker in Christian County through Trigg and Caldwell counties to the 45-mile marker in Lyon County that will continue over the next several months. ...


  7. Annual Back to Back fundraiser concert scheduled for Saturday in HopkinsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Cadiz Record

    BY MARY GARRISON [email protected] In 2005, Christian County native Brice Long made it big as a Nashville songwriter with his first No. 1 country music hit "Nothing But The Radio On" cut with Gary Allan.


  8. Montgomery County receives Federal Grant for Campbell Strong Economic Growth planning initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Clarksville Online

    ... the region's reliance on Fort Campbell. This plan will focus mainly on the core impacted counties of Christian County, KY and Montgomery County, TN, but will also consider impacts to adjoining counties. Montgomery County Mayor Jim Durrett states, ...


  9. KY bill would protect clerks who refuse marriage licenses to same-sex couplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... matter of religious freedom, but opponents argued it would be a strike against equality and the law. At the Christian County Clerk's Office Thursday, Dawn Vaughn and Crystal Eldridge waited to sign a piece of paper that would change their lives. ... 4 comments

  10. Death Investigation in Apex Community of Christian CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Kentucky State Police

    On Wednesday, July 15, at approximately 10:26 p.m., the KSP Post 2 Madisonville was contacted by the Christian County Sheriff's Department in reference to a shooting that occurred at a residence located in the 300 block of Apex Orange Grove Road in White Plains . On July 15, at approximately 10:15 p.m., Donnie L. Mannahan, 54, White Plains, KY, arrived at his neighbor's, Donald R. Bourland, 43, White Plains, KY, residence on Apex Orange Grove Road.


  11. KSP: Homeowner shoots and kills neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | KFVS12

    An investigation is underway in Christian County, KY after a shooting resulted in the death of a White Plains man. It all happened on Wednesday just before 10:30 p.m. in the 300 block of Apex Orange Grove Road in White Plains.


  12. Single Vehicle Injury Collision on Greenville RoadRead the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | Kentucky State Police

    ... occupant was wearing a seatbelt. Trooper Luis Palmer is investigating the collision. Trooper Sean Wint and Christian County EMS and Rescue assisted at the scene. Master Trooper Stu Recke Public Affairs Officer Kentucky State Police Post 2, ...


  13. Years after losing her leg, woman still playing volleyballRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 5 | Washington Times

    It's been two years, sixth months and 19 days since a life-altering car accident had Christian County High School graduate and Crofton native Courtney Baker asking if she'd ever play volleyball again. Next month, the former Colonel standout will not only continue her on-court career, but she'll do so alongside some of the best players in the country and at one of the top levels that exists for Paralympic athletes.


  14. Single-Vehicle Injury Collision Pennyrile ParkwayRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... wearing a seatbelt. Trooper Billy Over investigated the collision. The Crofton Volunteer Fire Department, Christian County Sheriff's Office and Christian County EMS assisted at the scene. Master Trooper Stu Recke Public Affairs Officer Kentucky ...


  15. DAR hears Veep's life story at recent eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Lyon County Herald Ledger Newspaper

    ... John C. Breckinridge who served from 1857 to 1861; and the third was Adlai Stevenson I, who was born in Christian County and served from 1893 to 1897. Stevenson was the grandfather of Adlai Stevenson II who ran unsuccessfully three times for ...


  16. Former Christian County Caregiver SentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... of a former caregiver on a charge of wantonly abusing an adult at an intermediate care facility located in Christian County. Ashley Burchett, 28, of Princeton, was sentenced in Christian Circuit Court to three years in prison, which will be diverted ...


  17. Theft leads to woman's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Cadiz Record

    A Cadiz woman was arrested Thursday afternoon on the strength of a warrant charging her with Theft by Unlawful Taking - over $10,000. Tammy Ford, 41, was taken into custody Thursday afternoon by the Christian County Sheriffs Dept.


  18. Mancil VinsonRead the original story

    May 16, 2015 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... at 1:55 a.m. Saturday, June 13, 2015, at his home. He had worked as an agriculture and science teacher in Christian County, served as the assistant commissioner of agriculture for the State of Kentucky, as the director of alumni affairs at Murray ...


  19. Former Cadiz legislator Hardin dies at 85Read the original story

    May 16, 2015 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... at Signature Health Care in Clarksville, Tenn., of natural causes. From 1964 until 1974, Hardin represented Christian County in the House of Representatives where he served as vice chairman of the Criminal Law and Courts, the Legal Procedures ...


  20. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... in 60 to 90 days. The sites approved were W.G. Swann Tobacco Co. in Murray, C.A. Baldwin Farmstead in Christian County, Peabody-Fordson Historic District in Clay County, Kentucky Buggy Co. in Owensboro, Roscoe Goose House in Louisville, First ...