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  1. The not so long arm of the lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Michigan Lawyers Weekly

    In McBurrows, the Court of Appeals reversed the Monroe County Circuit Court's ruling that Monroe County was a proper venue for defendant Romon McBurrows to stand trial for an alleged offense that took place in Detroit. Complete access to news articles on is available to Michigan Lawyers Weekly subscribers who are logged in.


  2. Mr. Creed Eston Hume, Cumberland County, KYRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 11 | Columbia Magazine

    He was a native of Monroe County, KY and a longtime resident of Cumberland County, KY. He was a graduate of Burkesville High School, and attended Lindsey Wilson College.


  3. New Monroe County Circuit Court judge sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 22 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Following in his father's footsteps, a Tomah attorney was sworn in tonight as the new judge for Monroe County. Surrounded by friends and family, Rick Radcliffe became the new judge for circuit court branch 3 in Monroe County Friday night.


  4. Lillian Lewis, Edmonton, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2017 | Columbia Magazine

    Click on headline for complete obituary with photo Lillian Lewis, age 90 of Edmonton passed away on Friday, October 27, 2017, at Signature Healthcare of Monroe County, Tompkinsville, KY. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, October 30, 2017, at 1pmCT, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Beaumont Cemetery, Beaumont, KY.


  5. Sparta man convicted in 2015 drunk driving deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Sentencing is set for next month for a Sparta man convicted in a drunk driving death that happened in 2015. Channing Mathews, 25, pleaded guilty on October 18 to a charge of Homicide by Negligent Operation of a Vehicle in the March 13, 2015 crash that killed Ryan Johnson along Highway 71. Mathews was the driver of the car while Johnson was a passenger in the vehicle when it went off the highway and crashed according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.


  6. Bangor man faces assault, vandalism charges Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Pocono Record

    A Bangor man faces additional charges after throwing himself against a wall outside of a courtroom at the Monroe County Courthouse, the Monroe County District Attorney's Office said Thursday. On Sept.


  7. Robert Barkley England, Tompkinsville, KYRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2017 | Columbia Magazine

    ... rnie Wheat England. His wife, Carolyn Britt England, survives. He was the patriarch of a very large, respected Monroe County, KY, family


  8. Vera Delphine Shaw, 77, Burkesville, KYRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2017 | Columbia Magazine

    Vera Delphine Shaw, 77, Burkesville, KY She was a former seamstress for Sutton Shirt Corporation. She was a native of Monroe County, KY, a resident of Cumberland County at the time of her death, and her final resting place will be in Monroe County.


  9. Southern Indiana war memorial assessed for restorationRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2017 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    A southern Indiana memorial that honors local war veterans is being readied for a planned restoration nine decades after it was erected. Crews removed a limestone panel last week from the Alexander Memorial outside the Monroe County Courthouse in Bloomington to allow masons and engineers to study its condition.


  10. Injury collison on Gamaliel Road in Monroe County, KYRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2017 | Columbia Magazine

    Injury collison on Gamaliel Road in Monroe County, KY 1987 Peterbilt vs 2002 Dodge Pickup results in injury to passenger in pickup transported to Monroe County Medical Center


  11. KSP Request Assistance In Search For ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    He is a registered sex offender. A warrant for probation violation has been issued and he is believed to be in the Monroe County area.


  12. KSP attempting to locate registered sex offender, parole violatorRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2017 | Columbia Magazine

    KSP attempting to locate registered sex offender, parole violator Citizens with any information are asked to contact KSP, Tompkinsville Police Department, or the Monroe County Sheriff's Department.


  13. Key West man stabbed in both eyes, beaten in domestic attack diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Front

    ... $50,000 from a person 65 years or older and possession of a controlled substance without a prescription. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office, which houses jail inmates, is keeping Calhoun in the male wing of the Detention Center on Stock Island, but ...


  14. Indiana rallies stand against racism after Virginia violenceRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    People at rallies in Indiana are taking a stand against racism in response to a white supremacist rally that spiraled into deadly violence in Virginia. Jim Sims, president of the Monroe County NAACP branch, told a crowd on Sunday night at the Monroe County Courthouse lawn in Bloomington that hatred, hate speech and hate groups won't be tolerated.


  15. Roosevelt Williams Jr v. Monroe County District Attorney Lisa Lynam McDonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | FindLaw

    Roosevelt Williams, Jr., proceeding pro se, appeals the district court's dismissal of his amended complaint for failure to state a claim for relief and lack of jurisdiction. Williams brought several claims under federal and state laws against Monroe County , the Monroe County Courthouse , the Monroe County Sheriff's Department , the Monroe County District Attorney , and three individuals, Lisa McDonald, Jimmy McKinley, and James McKinley.


  16. Eva SlinkerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Republic

    Eva Nell Slinker, 68, of Greenwood, formerly of Columbus, died at 6:20 p.m. May 24, 2017, at her home. Eva was born Feb. 7, 1949, in Monroe County, Kentucky, the daughter of Samuel Newton and Eddie Mae Key Gentry.


  17. Despite Clay verdict, Maybee still in painRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Toledo Blade

    They may be weathered or faded, but purple ribbons still adorn many utility poles, porch railings, and signs in a small Monroe County village. The color was Chelsea Bruck's favorite, and it continues to decorate her modest headstone at St. Joseph Cemetery just north of town.


  18. Clay, in 2016, said choking was part of consensual sexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Toledo Blade

    At the end of the third day of testimony in a Monroe County murder trial, the prosecution's focus shifted from painstakingly thorough evidence regarding the victim to the accused killer and defendant. Video played Thursday of the July, 2016, forensic interview of Daniel Clay gave the jury its first glimpse of the defendant's side of the story in his own words.


  19. Emergency Dispatcher Retires after 30 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Even though a dispatcher's job may be behind the scenes, Jeffery Ward was the first voice someone heard when they dialed 911 for help. Ward started as a dispatcher in the basement of the Monroe County Courthouse using paper to track emergency calls.


  20. Man facing trial in death of woman after Halloween partyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | WJRT

    A man faces trial this week in the death of a woman whose body was found months after she disappeared from a huge Halloween party in 2014 in southeastern Michigan. Monroe County authorities say Daniel Clay confessed to killing Chelsea Bruck during rough consensual sex in his car.