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Posted March 26, 2015 [ Frankfort State Journal ]
Statewide manhunt underway for Lexington inmate
     Less than a week after Timothy Day was given a seven-year sentence in Franklin Circuit Court, officials say he walked away from a minimum security prison in Lexington. Now a statewide manhunt is underway.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Madisonville Messenger ]
Jury clears KYTC of criminal charges in Bean fatality
     A Hopkins County grand jury chose not to take action related to circumstances involved in an accident in which a Nortonville teen was killed earlier this year. After reviewing evidence collected during a Hopkins County Sheriff's Office investigation concerning a Jan. 15 collision that killed 17-year-old Shanice L. Bean, the jury did "not find that any criminal culpability was present" and felt that "no criminal charges should be indicted at this time," according to a March 17 jury report.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Murray Ledger & Times ]
Murray firefighter finds father’s signature
     When the Murray Fire Department recently conducted training exercises at a house set to be demolished, the last thing Mike Farley expected to find was a memento from his late father.
However, that is exactly what his co-workers found last week.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Jessamine Journal ]
Rhoads death leads to health insurance policy change for Nicholasville

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Sentinel-News ]
Rescued Eagle falls to illness
     Abraham, the eagle rescued last week from a Bagdad pond, has died. The eagle was pulled from the water Tuesday afternoon by Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Sgt. Doug Detherage and a second officer and was taken to Broadbent Wildlife Sanctuary in Elizabethtown.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Paducah Sun ]
More than 170 vendors take part in Fluor forum
     More than 170 vendors hoping to do business with the U.S. Department of Energy's deactivation and decommissioning contractor at the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant showcased their services at a supplier forum Wednesday. Fluor Federal Services, the DOE contractor, hosted the daylong event to give prospective suppliers information on the process of providing goods and services needed at the site.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Lexington Herald Leader ]
Family of fans travels 16 hours round-trip to see Kentucky basketball practice in Cleveland
     Nearly seven hours before the Kentucky Wildcats hit the basketball court Wednesday afternoon, 11-year-old Kamrin Johnson was there to make sure she'd have a good view of her favorite player. Kamrin — accompanied by her parents and little sister — endured an eight-hour, middle-of-the-night road trip and got little sleep before showing up at Quicken Loans Arena to see UK's only open practice at the NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Kentucky New Era ]
Time Warner pays Pennyrile for pole rentals
     Pennyrile Electric received payment Wednesday from Time Warner Cable for past due pole attachment rental charges, a spokesman for Pennyrile said. The electric utility and the cable company were in a dispute over fees Pennyrile charges Time Warner to attach cable equipment to its poles.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Georgetown News-Graphic ]
Bus driver who joined grievance fired
     A veteran Scott County school-bus driver, who was one of 28 signers of a complaint against a district administrator last spring, has been fired by the school district, and one of her former coworkers says the firing was retaliatory. Tina Alloway was fired nearly two weeks ago and said this week she is considering filing a lawsuit against the school district. She declined to discuss her firing further.

    Posted March 26, 2015 [ Frankfort State Journal ]
Ky. House refuses money to KTRS from Senate
     In the late night hours Tuesday before the end of the 2015 legislative session, talks broke off between House and Senate conference members about fixing the teacher pension’s unfunded liabilities. Sen. Joe Bowen, R-Owensboro, told The State Journal that House members left a proposal of money on the table.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ News Enterprise ]
ECTC professor opens with $23,300 win on 'Jeopardy!'
     Elizabethtown Com­munity and Technical College employee Jacqueline Hawkins made quite an impact on her opening night on the television game show “Jeopardy!” To the tune of a $23,300 win Wednesday night and another appearance Thursday on the popular show hosted by Alex Trebek.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ News Enterprise ]
Mall beating victim still haunted by attack
     As Travis Jeter came into the courtroom Tuesday afternoon, one short step at a time with shackles around his ankles and his hands cuffed, Joyce Perry sat on the front row about 30 feet away from the man who haunts her days and nights.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Central Kentucky News Journal ]
Taylor man dies from garage fire
     A Taylor County man died over the weekend after a garage fire that happened Friday. Paul Anderson, 71, of Campbellsville, died at the University of Louisville Hospital, having sustained severe burns over much of his body, according to the Taylor County Fire Department.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Mountain Advocate ]
KCEOC school bus involved in accident
     A school bus carrying six pre-schoolers and a bus monitor slipped off Johnson Hollow Road in Gray Wednesday morning enroute to the Gray/Wilton Child Development Center.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Messenger Inquirer ]
Man charged with child porn worked as 911 dispatcher
     A McLean County man, who worked as a 911 dispatcher, is facing child pornography charges after being arrested Tuesday by the Kentucky State Police. Bryan D. Sunn, 45, of Calhoun has been charged with 389 counts of possession of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor, which is a class D felony.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Paducah Sun ]
More than 70 small animals seized from Reidland home
     McCracken County Animal Control seized more than 70 small animals Wednesday evening from the Reidland home of a woman believed to have been hoarding them. Animal Control Officer Chryss George said someone left a tip about the animal hoarder's Merrydale Road residence on her truck. She wouldn't release the name of the woman or discuss details of the investigation, but in cases such as this, George said, charges of neglect or inhumane treatment would be possible.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Paducah Sun ]
Father in court after comatose baby dies
     A 6-month-old boy who has been in a coma since he was found unresponsive in a bathtub full of water on March 14 at an apartment in Hardin died on Tuesday after being taken off life support at Kosair Children's Hospital in Louisville.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Kentucky New Era ]
Acid accident at Douglas Autotech
     A woman was flown to a Nashville hospital while three others were taken by ambulance to Jennie Stuart Medical Center for chemical burns Wednesday night at Douglas Autotech Corporation at 206 Commerce Court. Christian County Emergency Manager Randy Graham said the company uses an acid in the manufacturing process.

Posted March 26, 2015 [ Kentucky New Era ]
Woman arraigned for biting Trigg sheriff
     A Hopkinsville woman facing drug and assault charges for allegedly biting Trigg County Sheriff Ray Burnam during her May arrest was arraigned Wednesday in Christian Circuit Court. Lisa Cunningham, 38, also faces other charges in Trigg County and, as revealed in court Wednesday, is managing a difficult pregnancy. She pleaded not guilty.

    Posted March 26, 2015 [ Courier-Journal ]
Black leaders see racism in Loretta Lynch delay
     Two African-American officials said Wednesday they believe racism is the Senate's prime motivation in stalling the confirmation of Loretta Lynch as President Barack Obama's next attorney general. "There is a reason and there is the reason," said Cheri Bryant Hamilton, a Democratic member of the Louisville Metro Council.


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