Ohio County Newswire

Ohio County Newswire

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  1. Ohio Co. Tourism Commission requests $10K to stay afloatRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... Russia. Some of them come to the bluegrass music festival." In order to keep tourism dollars flowing, the Ohio County Tourism Commission says it needs $10,000 in additional funding. "The Rosine festivala it brings in some business and they have the ...

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  2. Two people seriously hurt in Ohio Co. wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Two people are hurt after a wreck in Ohio County. Authorities say it happened Monday morning, around 9, on Highway 54 West near Fordsville.

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  3. Two hurt when semi goes off Natcher Pkwy bridge into riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Two men are hurt in a semi wreck on the William Natcher Parkway in Ohio County. It happened around 10 Wednesday night at the Rough River bridge, north of the Hartford exit.

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  4. Investigating Police Action Shooting in Beaver DamRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Kentucky State Police

    ... at speeds near 120 miles per hour. He drove almost 20 miles to the Western Kentucky Travel Plaza in Beaver Dam (Ohio County) where he left his car and fled officers on foot. Nash climbed on top of a parked semi truck and threatened to shoot the ...

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  5. Officer-Involved Shooing In Ohio CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    Police say at approximately 5:30 this morning, Central City Police were called to Walmart for a report of shoplifting. Jason Nash of Nashville fled police traveling east on the Western Kentucky Parkway, where officials say he was driving as fast as 120 miles per hour.

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  6. Veteran given a break in Ohio County courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | WTOV9

    OHIO COUNTY, W.Va. - A Belmont County man accused of firing shots at two men outside an Ohio County Gentleman's club was given another chance Thursday.

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  7. Two charged with kidnapping, robbing elderly Ohio Co. womanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Kentucky State Police have arrested two men in connection with the robbery of an elderly woman in Ohio County. It happened May 12 on US highway 62 in Rockport.

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  8. Fleeing and Evading Police Arrest in McLean CountyRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... chase and were able to arrest Mr. Mason in a nearby yard without further incident. Mr. Mason was lodged in the Ohio County Detention Center on the below charges. TFC Corey King Public Affairs Officer Kentucky State Police Post 16, Henderson (270) ...

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  9. Troopers Actively Investigating Armed Robbery of Elderly WomanRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    A Ohio County woman is doing well after she reported to authorities she was tied up in her own home and robbed at knife point. Detectives with the Kentucky State Police say the robbery occurred in the 9300 block of U.S. 62, in the Rockport community. 1 comment

  10. KSP: Suspect on the loose after Ohio Co. woman robbed at knife point, tied upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... pted burglaries in the area. Anyone have information relating to this case, contact KSP at (270) 826-3312 or the Ohio County Sheriff's Department at (270) 298-4444.

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  11. Criminal Investigation in Ohio CountyRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... 1st degree, Rape 1st degree, Assault 1st degree, and Sexual Abuse 1st degree. Mr. Daugherty was lodged in the Ohio County Jail. TFC Corey King Public Affairs Officer Kentucky State Police Post 16, Henderson (270) 826-3312 Owensboro KY (270) 685-3927 ...

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  12. BOOK: American satire is - Pretty Ugly'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | LEO Weekly

    ... is a satirical novel that draws upon his childhood in Western Kentucky, where his mom was director of the Ohio County Fair beauty pageant, which one year featured a dance routine to Neil Diamond's "America," choreographed by Butler. And this is the ...

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  13. Three injured in Ohio Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... . Riley and his passengers, Kayla B. Knight of Hartford and Candace N. Skaggs of Beaver Dam, were transported to Ohio County Hospital for treatment.

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  14. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Ohio County is moving closer to becoming a "Trail-Town" community. County leaders are patterning with the Green River Area Development District to apply for a nearly $73,000 state grant to develop a park, west of Hartford.

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  15. Possession of Controlled Substance Investigation in Ohio CountyRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... and brass knuckles were discovered concealed on his person. Brandon Coppage was arrested and lodged into Ohio County Detention Center for Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 3rd or Greater Offense-(methamphetamine), and Carrying a ...

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  16. KSP Charges Butler County Man with Possession of Child PornographyRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    On April 1, 2015, at approximately 12:00 p.m., Kentucky State Police Trooper Adam Wright, charged Adam O. Embry, 30, of Morgantown for charges related to possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor. Embry, who was already lodged in the Ohio County Detention for an unrelated offense, was charged as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation which began in March.

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  17. Ohio Co. company announces expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    WPT Corporation has been a part of the Beaver Dam community for several years, now the company that manufactures things like diapers, gauze, face masks, and other medical items is intending to stay and grow. WPT officials met with the Ohio County Economic Development Alliance on plans to expand their production line and add 10 to 12 new jobs.

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  18. Shane Holinde: Major March 27th StormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... alone. But our area also took it on the chin that day. A violent twister touched down northwest of Hartford in Ohio County and lifted near Rineyville in Hardin County, tearing a path through portions of Grayson and Breckinridge Counties along its ...

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  19. KSP Investigating Death of Ohio County ManRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    Kentucky State Police detectives are investigating the death of a Beaver Dam man. KSP was notified on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, of a man trapped under his vehicle.

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  20. Kimball International Inc. to Expand in FordsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Columbia Magazine

    By Joe Hall FRANKFORT, KY - Governor Steve Beshear today announced that Kimball International Inc. is planning to expand its National Office Furniture facility in Ohio County. Kimball, a manufacturer of furniture for offices and the hospitality industry, plans to create up to 42 new jobs and invest $318,000 into the project.

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