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  1. Alcohol sales vote sought in Ohio County's Beaver DamRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A western Kentucky man says he has nearly enough signatures to hold a special election on alcohol sales in the city of Beaver Dam. Ohio County resident Michael Adkins tells the Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer that he has obtained nearly 250 signatures so far, about 50 short of the 300 required by state election laws to put a question before Beaver Dam voters.

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  2. Ohio Co. woman hopes to open homeless shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A zoning board denied Angela Porter-Stewart's proposal for a new homeless shelter last year but now---she's found a new location off Highway 62 in Beaver Dam. Over the last six months, her nonprofit Promise Home Incorporated has helped 30 homeless people in Ohio County find hotel rooms and later - places to stay.

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  3. Whitesville Man Arrested in Ohio CountyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Kentucky State Police

    On August 15th, 2015 at approximately 8:50 PM Kentucky State Police responded to a report of a possible intoxicated driver traveling on KY54 in the community of Whitesville in Daviess County. Troopers made contact with the operator, identified as Michael Clark of Whitesville, KY, who was operating a Silver 1994 Mazda Truck in the 5700 Block of Herbert Road in Ohio County that matched the description of the possible intoxicated driver complaint.

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  4. Hartford Man Arrested at a Checkpoint Location in Ohio CountyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Kentucky State Police

    ... Mr. Gunter was found to be in possession of narcotics and he was also arrested. He was lodged at the Ohio County Detention Center on the following charges: Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 1st Offense (Meth), Possession of Controlled ...

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  5. Ice takes plea, free to go in WheelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WTOV9

    ... lying on the pavement outside and they arrested him for public intox and transported him to OVMC for treatment," Ohio County Prosecutor Brian Ghaphery said. At the hospital, Ice allegedly yelled at police. Prosecutors say he then reached over the ...

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  6. KSP Investigates Detention Center DeathRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Kentucky State Police

    On Saturday, August 8, 2015, Kentucky State Police was notified by Ohio County Detention employees of an unresponsive inmate located around 5:45am by a deputy jailer. Staff contacted medical personal; however, the inmate was pronounced deceased on-scene by the Ohio County Coroner's Office.

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  7. KSP investigates Ohio County Detention Center deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    The inmate, Robert Matthew Bradley, 26 of Beaver Dam, was pronounced dead at the jail by the Ohio County Coroner's Office. KSP says Bradley was arrested on August 7, 2015 for Driving Under the Influence.

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  8. New push to allow alcohol sales in Beaver Dam, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... store licenses to be issued in the city and convenience stores will be allowed to sell beer. Officials with the Ohio County Clerk's Office say a special wet/dry election will take place 30 to 90 days after the petition is dropped off.

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  9. Two Owensboro men arrested in Ohio CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    Ohio County Sheriff's Deputies say 30-year-old Dustin Oost and 37-year-old Brian Bloomer, both of Owensboro, were arrested around 6:30 p.m. Thursday. They are both charged with two counts of Trafficking in a Controlled Substance.

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  10. Hartford Man Arrested after Traffic StopRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    On July 26th, 2015 at approximately 3:00 PM Kentucky State Police attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a black 2014 Dodge Avenger on U S Highway 231 in the city limits of Beaver Dam, KY in Ohio County. After initiating emergency lights and sirens the vehicle proceeded to flee to the intersection of U S Highway 231 and Chapman Avenue in Beaver Dam.

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  11. Centertown Woman Injured in a Collision on KY 69Read the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    On July 24th, 2015 at approximately 10:15 PM Kentucky State Police responded to a single vehicle accident with injury in the 3500 block of KY 69 South in Ohio County, KY. Troopers determined that, Ms.

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  12. Shelia Rose WillisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Marshall County Tribune-Courier

    Shelia Rose Willis, 63, of Calvert City passed away Thursday, July 2 at her residence. She was born in Ohio County on March 20, 1952 to the late Troy and Shirley Mae Morris Willis.

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  13. Fordsville Man Arrested After Traffic StopRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    On July 2, 2015 Kentucky State Police conducted a traffic stop on a silver 2004 Jeep Cherokee in the 700 block of Ridge Road in the community of Fordsville in Ohio County. The driver, identified as Bryn K. Aud of Fordsville, was stopped for suspicion of driving under the influence.

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

    Jun 29, 2015 | 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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  15. Two people seriously hurt in Ohio Co. wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | 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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  16. Two hurt when semi goes off Natcher Pkwy bridge into riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | 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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  17. Investigating Police Action Shooting in Beaver DamRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | 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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  18. Officer-Involved Shooing In Ohio CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | 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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  19. Veteran given a break in Ohio County courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | 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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  20. 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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