Christian County Newswire

Christian County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Christian County, KY.

Results 1 - 20 of 92 in Christian County, KY

  1. 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.

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

    Saturday Jun 27 | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Jun 24 | 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 ...

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

    Tuesday Jun 23 | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Jun 17 | 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.

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  6. 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 ...

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  7. 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 ...

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  8. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | 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 ...

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  9. Hopkinsville to be in the center of 2017 total solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... South Carolina and will be visible in 14 states. Cheryl Cook is the executive director of the Hopkinsville/Christian County Convention and Visitors Bureau. She said the eclipse could prove to be the largest tourism event in Hopkinsville's history ...

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  10. The Center of 2017's Total Solar Eclipse Is a Small Town in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Skift

    ... South Carolina and will be visible in 14 states. Cheryl Cook is the executive director of the Hopkinsville/Christian County Convention and Visitors Bureau . She said the eclipse could prove to be the largest tourism event in Hopkinsville's history ...

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  11. News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... South Carolina and will be visible in 14 states. Cheryl Cook is the executive director of the Hopkinsville/ Christian County Convention and Visitors Bureau . She said the eclipse could prove to be the largest tourism event in Hopkinsville's history ...

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  12. Jonathan Hensley of Muhlenberg County Dies at 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... Mr. Hensley was born Aug. 19, 1983, in Muhlenberg County. He was a member of Dogwood Christian Church in Christian County. He was the official manager of Shooter Jennings and Wanda Jackson and was vice president of his own record label, Black ...

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  13. Pursuit Ends in Two Vehicle Injury Collision on Pembroke RoadRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... death, Quintrell Quarles has also been charged with Murder and Assault 1st. He remains lodged in the Christian County Detention Center on a one million dollar bond. Pembroke, KY (Christian County) - The Kentucky State Police investigated a pursuit ...

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  14. Man facing murder, other charges after KY pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Kentucky State Police say a man faces murder and other charges after a pursuit that ended in a two-vehicle, injury collision on May 26. It happened in Christian County, Kentucky on Pembroke Road, two miles south of Pembroke. Sergeant Jeffrey Ayres attempted to perform a traffic stop on a 2007 Buick Lacrosse that was traveling northbound on Pembroke Road. 11 comments

  15. Western Kentucky perfect location for viewing of total eclipse in 2017Read the original story

    May 16, 2015 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Hopkinsville has been quick to prepare for it, said Cheryl Cook, executive director of the Hopkinsville/Christian County Convention and Visitors Bureau. The eclipse has been on the city's radar since 2007, she said. Cook estimates the eclipse could ...

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  16. Pursuit Ends in Two Vehicle Injury Collision on Pembroke RoadRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... seat belts. Mr. Quarles was medically cleared by Jennie Stuart Medical Center before being lodged in the Christian County Detention Center. He was charged with the following: Sergeant Jeffrey Ayres investigated the collision. Sergeant Tim Sales, ...

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  17. Riken Elastomers Corporation to Expand in HopkinsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    Wednesday Governor Steve Beshear announced Riken Elastomers Corporation plans to more than double its facility and workforce in Christian County. Riken Elastomers, which produces high-performance plastic compounds for the automotive industry, is expected to create 27 jobs and invest more than $22 million into the project.

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  18. Hopkinsville Man Charged With Offenses Related To Child ExploitationRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... counts of Possession of Matter Portraying Sexual Performance by a Minor (D Felony). He was lodged in the Christian County Jail. Mr. Reed was arrested as a result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) investigation that began in ...

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  19. Low turnout expected for primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | News Democrat

    ... (with Johnathan Masters). Also on the ballot will be the race for attorney general. On the Republican side, Christian County lawyer Whitney Westerfield (who currently serves as state senator for Logan, Todd and Christian counties) is running against ...

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  20. Clarksville Police Department announces Hands Across the Border...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Clarksville Online

    The Clarksville Police Department, Tennessee Highway Patrol, Kentucky State Police, Christian County Sheriff's Office, Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, Hopkinsville Police Department and Oak Grove Police Department will be conducting roadside safety checkpoints and saturation patrols on May 22nd, 2015 and May 23rd, 2015 in Montgomery County, Tennessee and Christian County, Kentucky. The locations of the checkpoints will be on U.S. 41-A near the state line.

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