Daviess County Newswire

Daviess County Newswire

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

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  1. EXCESSIVE Something clearly amiss with pauper burial costsRead the original story

    Sunday May 1 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... northern Kentucky has 100,000 more people than McCracken County, but budgets only $20,000 for pauper burials. Daviess County, which includes Owensboro, budgets only $2,000 a year. Christian County (Hopkinsville) has a $7,000 budget for this purpose. ...

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  2. One Person Killed in Daviess County AccidentWednesday, May 25One...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    It happened around 10:45am Wednesday on Highway 231, near College View Middle School in Owensboro. A van apparently slammed head-on into a truck. A person in the van died, while the driver of the truck was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. 6 comments

  3. Police release new details on bodies found in Ohio RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... end up a week later, and end up where she did." And just down the river from her body that same afternoon, Daviess County officials recovered a man's body, just east of Owensboro, also murdered. "Daviess County, Kentucky, officials informed us that ...

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  4. Drug Investigation Leads To Narcotics, Firearms, And Lands Washington Man Behind BarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... Trooper Wier, after obtaining enough information and probable cause, applied for a search warrant through the Daviess County Circuit Court. After receiving the warrant, Wier, with members of the Washington Police Department and Daviess County ...

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  5. Police in Daviess Co. working to identify male body found in Ohio RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... cutting class, and it's now a safety concern for the community. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Detectives with the Daviess County, Kentucky Sheriff's Office are asking for help in identifying a man who was found earlier this month in the Ohio River. ...

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  6. Read CommentsRead the original story

    Sunday May 1 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... County, with a population of 164,000 --about 100,000 more people than McCracken -- has $20,000 budgeted. Daviess County, which has 98,000 residents, budgets only $2,000 per year. Campbell County, population 92,000, budgets $15,000; Madison Couty, ...

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  7. Owensboro Man Arrested at a Traffic Safety CheckpointRead the original story

    Tuesday May 17 | Kentucky State Police

    ... Than 8 Ounces 2nd Offense and Operating a Motor Vehicle on a Suspended License. Mr. Stewart was lodged in the Daviess County Detention Center. TFC Corey King Public Affairs Officer Kentucky State Police Post 16, Henderson (270) 826-3312 Owensboro KY ...

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  8. KSP Investigating Body Found in Ohio RiverRead the original story

    Monday May 16 | Kentucky State Police

    ... yards from the Little Hurricane boat ramp. On scene assistance: Kentucky State Police; Indiana State Police; Daviess County Sheriff's Department; Daviess County Coroner's Office; Daviess County Fire and Rescue and Daviess County EMA's Office. TFC ...

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    Sunday May 15 | WEHT

    ... are investigating Ipock's death - and that of an unidentified male found near the Natcher Bridge in Daviess County, KY - as connected homicides. Police say the third body, identified as Darcy Hess found near the Little Hurricane Boat Ramp, is ...

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  10. Weather Turns Back The ClockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... near the Little Hurricane boat ramp in Owensboro. It's the third body found in the river in just two days. Daviess County authorities responded to the scene near Evansville Marine Service's boat ... OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Kentucky State Police says ...

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  11. Organization Hopes To Identify Woman In Cold CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... near the Little Hurricane boat ramp in Owensboro. It's the third body found in the river in just two days. Daviess County authorities responded to the scene near Evansville Marine Service's boat ... OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Kentucky State Police says ...

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  12. Graves Co. Couple Looking For Dog After TornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... near the Little Hurricane boat ramp in Owensboro. It's the third body found in the river in just two days. Daviess County authorities responded to the scene near Evansville Marine Service's boat ... OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Kentucky State Police says ...

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  13. Identity of third body found in Ohio River releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... Wednesday in Perry County. Just two hours later, a barge crew spotted a man's body near the Natcher Bridge in Daviess County. Detectives believe suicide is likely the cause. The Hancock County sheriff confirms to 14NEWS Hess's van was found next to ...

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  14. Police identify body found in Ohio River near Owensboro Friday, May...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    ... were recovered from the Ohio River, the first near Troy, Indiana and the second near the Natcher Bridge in Daviess County, Kentucky. The Daviess County Sheriff's Office confirmed the second victim had been shot in the back of the head. Officials say ...

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  15. Argument Over Parking Lot Leads to ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... near the Little Hurricane boat ramp in Owensboro. It's the third body found in the river in just two days. Daviess County authorities responded to the scene near Evansville Marine Service's boat ... OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Kentucky State Police says ...

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  16. Police Week Honors Six Fallen Kentucky HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... near the Little Hurricane boat ramp in Owensboro. It's the third body found in the river in just two days. Daviess County authorities responded to the scene near Evansville Marine Service's boat ... OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Kentucky State Police says ...

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  17. Body Cameras Approved for Police OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... near the Little Hurricane boat ramp in Owensboro. It's the third body found in the river in just two days. Daviess County authorities responded to the scene near Evansville Marine Service's boat ... One Henry County man was surprised by what he ...

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  18. Jail Employee Accused of Having Sexual Relations with InmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... near the Little Hurricane boat ramp in Owensboro. It's the third body found in the river in just two days. Daviess County authorities responded to the scene near Evansville Marine Service's boat ... OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Kentucky State Police says ...

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  19. Sinkhole Closes Garrard County RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... near the Little Hurricane boat ramp in Owensboro. It's the third body found in the river in just two days. Daviess County authorities responded to the scene near Evansville Marine Service's boat ... OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Kentucky State Police says ...

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  20. Closure To Be Rescheduled For US 25 Over New Circle Road/KY 4 In Fayette CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... near the Little Hurricane boat ramp in Owensboro. It's the third body found in the river in just two days. Daviess County authorities responded to the scene near Evansville Marine Service's boat ... One Henry County man was surprised by what he ...

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