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Union County Newswire

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  1. Morganfield Police Officer rescues elderly woman from house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    What sounded like a regular 911 call, the kind dispatchers may get a few times a week, quickly became a unique story when a police officer in Union County went above and beyond normal duties and jumped to the rescue on Sunday. Most law enforcement will tell you they work hand-in-hand with other local agencies. 2 comments

  2. Deputy: Video shows foster child being abused, 2 arrestedRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Two western Kentucky women have been arrested after video surfaced appearing to show them confining an 11-year-old special needs foster child who was struggling to get away. The Union County Sheriff's Office tells news outlets that 41-year-old Marsha A. Gray and her 24-year-old daughter Suzanna M. Gray, both of Sturgis, were arrested Wednesday.

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  3. Deputy: Video shows foster child being abused, 2 arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... appearing to show them confining an 11-year-old special needs foster child who was struggling to get away. The Union County Sheriff's Office tells news outlets that 41-year-old Marsha A. Gray and her 24-year-old daughter Suzanna M. Gray, both of ...

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  4. 2 women arrested after video showing child abuse goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... girl down. "We appreciate Citizen's concerns. At the same time, we have a job to do," said Deputy Jason Thomas, Union County Sheriff's Office. "The flood of calls can slow us down a bit. We appreciate the intent. We're glad there is a concern for ...

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  5. One man dead after motorcycle crash at Sturgis bike rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Ronald Greer, 43-years-old, of Bardstown, KY., was pronounced dead at the Union County Methodist Hospital after succumbing to the injuries sustained from the wreck. According to Union County Sheriff's Office, Greer was driving his motorcycle when he lost control of it and crashed into two parked motorcycles.

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  6. Man behind bars after high-speed chase in Union Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... areas. We're told Winters was finally taken into custody when he was forced to stop at a roadblock set up by Union County deputies and Morganfield police on KY 130. Follow us online at 14NEWS.com and on Twitter . Text NEWSAPP to 51414 or click here ...

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  7. Thousands of dollars in vandalism damage at Union Co. parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Uniontown Police want to know who is responsible for vandalizing the city's playground equipment and causing thousands of dollars of damage to a Union County park. A lot of kids spend their summer breaks there as well as sports teams.

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  8. A former student reacts to allegations against a Morganfield priestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... It allegedly happened before he was an ordained a priest. A few decades ago, Fr. Freddie was active in the Union County community. He was an assistant football coach, a volunteer assistant wrestling coach and a teacher at the high school in the late ...

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  9. Arrest Made: KSP Investigating Fatal Crash in Union CountyRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Kentucky State Police

    ... 2016) - Kentucky State Police troopers are investigating an early morning collision that killed one teenager in Union County. Troopers say the collision occurred just after 2:00 am around the 1500 block of Kentucky 492 outside Morganfield, KY. The ... 29 comments

  10. Teenage driver involved in deadly crash charged with murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    McMain was the driver of a vehicle that crashed early Sunday morning on Kentucky 492 outside of Morganfield in Union County. McMain's SUV went off the road, overturned several times, killing 16-year-old Webster County High School student Kaci Wood.

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  11. KSP investigate deadly crash in Morganfield, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Kentucky State Police troopers are investigating a collision that killed one teenager and injured another in Union County, Kentucky early Sunday morning, June 5. Troopers said the collision happened just after 2:00 a.m. around the 1500 block of Kentucky 492 outside Morganfield, Kentucky. A preliminary investigation revealed that Maxwell McMain, 19, of Morganfield, was driving a 2013 Dodge Durango west on KY 492.

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  12. Long time parishioner reacts to priest's suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... us he believes Father Baker positively influenced not only fellow church attendees, but many people throughout Union County, for years. "He had a big impact not only on our church but on our community, he was very active, I know he joined the Lions ...

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  13. Deputies: Union Co. man drove over 100 mph on I-69Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A Union County man is in jail after deputies say he drove over 100 miles an hour on I-69. According to the Gibson County Sheriff's Office, 25-year old David Barnes, of Morganfield, was clocked driving about 110 miles an hour by a deputy.

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  14. Speedway worker scraps mud from cars so they can go fasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The Tribune

    ... to keep his uncle, Shawn Cates, from getting back on the track for the B-Main Modified race. The youngster from Union County, Kentucky, kept busy by doing various jobs as he waited for the next race. Scraping mud from underside of the cars; hauling ...

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  15. Morganfield Police charge nursing home resident caught with heroin in his roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Morganfield Police say they've found heroin inside a Union County nursing home. Officers have charged a nursing home resident with having the drug in his room.

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  16. Old farming strategy trending again in Union Co. and nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... months," said Greenwell. "Now, we're implementing cover crops in addition to our cash crops." Farmers like Union County's Isaac Greenwell say fertilizer alone doesn't cut it, you need cover crops too, things like ryegrass, sand vetch and cereal rye. ...

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  17. Union County wins School's Eighth Wrestling ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Union County won its 8th state wrestling championship, Saturday, and its 5th title in the last 10 years, with a 47-point margin, over second-place finisher, Woodford County. All-told, the Braves scored 187 1/2 points today, while Woodford had 140 1/2.

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  18. Morganfield man charged with murder after deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    State police say they were called to a crash at Kentucky 2091 and Highway 60 in Union County just before 8:30 Wednesday night. Troopers say the juvenile was riding a bike when the driver hit him. 7 comments

  19. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Surveillance video clearly shows two suspects attaching a skimmer on a Union County bank ATM and stealing customers credit card information. Union County Sheriff's deputies and law enforcement in several southern states are hoping you can help them by identifying the suspects, a man and a woman, from the videos and pictures given to us.

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  20. 9-year-old Union Co. boy discovers active meth lab in woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    In Union County, a child found a working meth lab in the woods. Now, three law enforcement agencies are working leads, hoping to catch whoever is responsible.

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