Hancock County Newswire

Hancock County Newswire

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

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  1. Judge: Drug court success hard to gaugeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | TheCourier.com

    Judge Reginald Routson says measuring the success of Hancock County's drug court, which has been in operation for nearly two years, is difficult.


  2. Rayhons files suit after acquittal in sexual abuse caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | KIMT

    HANCOCK CO., Iowa - Henry Rayhons was found not guilty in a Garner courtroom, and now he's filing suit against those who put him on trial. Court records show the former Iowa state legislator has filed suit against his stepdaughters, Linda Dunshee and Suzan Brunes, as well as ABCM Corporation, which owns Concord Care Center in Garner, John Brady, DO, a family medicine doctor on staff at Hancock County Health System and Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa, and Assistant Iowa Attorney General Susan Krisko, who prosecuted the case against him.


  3. Hancock County MagistrateRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | The Review

    ... ey, of Pittsburgh: Waived preliminary hearing for malicious or unlawful assault (felony). Case transferred to Hancock County Circuit Court. Charges of driving under the influence, driving under suspension and domestic battery dismissed.


  4. Shirley mourns loss of local historianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Daily Reporter

    ... also active in civic organizations, serving on the March of Dimes board in Georgia and other boards in the Hancock County area throughout his life. He was known for his kindness toward others and his knowledge of local history, friends said. The ...


  5. Drug Investigation Leads To Arrests In Multiple StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... As the investigation continued, Lytton learned of a possible methamphetamine lab and marijuana grow in Hancock County, Kentucky. Lytton worked with Hancock County Deputy Aaron Emmick, and obtained a search warrant for the Kentucky residence. Items ...


  6. Multiple arrests in Perry Co. drug investigation Wednesday, July 20A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WIKY-FM Evansville

    Four people, including a 17-year-old juvenile, were arrested. As the investigation continued, police say they learned of a possible meth lab and marijuana grow in Hancock County, Kentucky.


  7. Indiana sex offender caught playing 'Pokemon Go' with teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Sex offender caught playing Pokemon Go with teen Randy Zuick violated his probation on a child molesting conviction by playing the game. Check out this story on publicopiniononline.com: http://usat.ly/29TdSKY INDIANAPOLIS - A sex offender is in the Hancock County Jail after police say he played Pokemon Go with a teen.


  8. Nation-Now 49 mins ago 12:37 p.m.Sex offender caught playing Pokemon Go with teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Randy Zuick, police say, violated his probation on a child molesting conviction when a law enforcement official saw him playing the augmented reality video game with a 16-year-old boy near the Hancock County Courthouse, Fox59 reported . Zuick, 42, was being held in the jail this morning, online records show.


  9. Contract approved to replace windows at Justice CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | TheCourier.com

    By DENISE GRANT Staff Writer The Hancock County commissioners have awarded a $179,000 contract for replacement of windows at the Hancock County Justice Center.


  10. Resident plans new RV dealership at campgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Daily Reporter

    A county resident recently presented plans to purchase and expand a local campground, adding a recreational vehicle dealership to the property and creating dozens of jobs. Scott Schroeder of Hancock County plans to purchase Heartland Resort, a 300-site RV campground in the 1600 block of West County Road 300N in Greenfield.


  11. Phones banned from courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Daily Reporter

    Judges have banned all cellphones and electronic devices from being brought inside Hancock County courtrooms, and those who attempt to sneak them in risk being held in contempt. Going forward, people visiting the Hancock County Courthouse will be told to leave their cellphones in their cars, officials said.


  12. Hancock County man facing rape, other sex abuse chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Kentucky State Police arrested 45-year-old Carl McManaway Sr., of Lewisport, and charged him with 15 counts of sexual abuse, four counts of rape, and other charges involving a minor.


  13. Hancock residents rallying to help victims of floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Weirton Daily Times

    Hancock County residents are rallying to help their fellow Mountaineers who were injured and displaced by severe flooding last week in southern West Virginia.


  14. Fleeing and Evading Police - Motor VehicleRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Kentucky State Police

    ... the checkpoint. A Trooper attempted to stop the vehicle and the vehicle disregarded the Trooper and fled into Hancock County on KY 69. The vehicle fled more than twenty miles before colliding with a tree on Coal Bank Hollow Road and the operator ...


  15. County to assume shelter operationsRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    Hancock County commissioners appear poised to assume operation of the Hancock County Animal Shelter on Friday, although the shelter foundation is holding out hope that a compromise agreement can be reached.


  16. Route 2 water study part of Grant and Tomlinson Public Service districts mergerRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2016 | The Review

    A planned merger of the Grant and Tomlinson Public Service districts could eventually bring water service to unserved sections of state Route 2, officials said. Hancock County commissioners' approval of the merger last week paves the way for an engineering study of the Route 2 water project by Ghosh Engineers Inc., of Charleston.


  17. KSP searching for suspect that escaped a checkpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... it neared the checkpoint. A trooper tried to stop the car and the driver ignored the trooper and escaped into Hancock County on KY 69. The car fled for more than 20 miles before crashing into a tree on Coal Bank Hollow Rd. the driver ran into a ...


  18. Murder suspect found 'not guilty'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Sea Coast Echo

    ... Kenneth Fanning at a family birthday party in April 2015. After four hours of deliberations on Thursday, a Hancock County jury found Clinten Dryer not guilty of the April 2015 slaying of his brother-in-law, Kenneth "Pugsley" Fanning. "Obviously, my ...


  19. County defends support of shelterRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    Stung by criticism over a proposed contract for the Hancock County Animal Shelter, county commissioners on Thursday defended their support of the shelter and their advocacy for unwanted animals.


  20. Lewisport family happy to have water at apartment againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... toilet," Nolan says. "Because I didn't want to waste good drinking water just for doing something like that." Hancock County Judge Executive Jack McCaslin says city officials have talked to the owner about the problems. 14 news reached out to ...