Community News

Corydon Man Arrested for Sex Crime Involving a Minor

Corydon Man Arrested for Sex Crime Involving a Minor

WMSK Staff

June 14th, 2019

0 Comments

CORYDON, Ky. (June 14, 2019)—Kentucky State Police troopers charged a Henderson County man after allegations he had a sexual relationship with a minor. Ibarra I. Lorenzana, 42 of Corydon was arrested by troopers and charged with One (1) count of Sexual Abuse 1st Degree and […]

Owensboro man wants to stop town’s growing violence

Owensboro man wants to stop town’s growing violence

WMSK Staff

June 14th, 2019

0 Comments

OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — An Owensboro man is trying to bring residents together to stop the town’s growing violence. The Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer reports , in a year that is not quite half over there have been five homicides within the city and two in the […]

Traffic ALERT – Semi crash blocks portion of KY 56 in Union County

Traffic ALERT – Semi crash blocks portion of KY 56 in Union County

WMSK Staff

June 14th, 2019

0 Comments

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has received a report of a SEMI crash blocking KY 56 between the 6 and 7 mile marker in western UNION County. KYTC Spokesman Keith Todd says KY 56 is blocked between the Morganfield Bypass and the Shawneetown Bridge due to […]

Union County Man Arrested for Sex Crime Involving a Minor

Union County Man Arrested for Sex Crime Involving a Minor

WMSK Staff

June 14th, 2019

0 Comments

KSP Arrested Suspect Without Incident STURGIS, Ky. (June 13, 2019)—Kentucky State Police troopers charged a Union County man after allegations he had a sexual relationships with a minor. Kyle R. Edmondson, 32 of Sturgis was arrested by troopers and charged with One (1) count of […]

Senior Games in the Park:  Summer Time Fun

Senior Games in the Park: Summer Time Fun

WMSK Staff

June 14th, 2019

0 Comments

Senior Games in the Park will be held Friday, June 14, 2019, at Baker Park, in Dixon, KY. What says summer fun more than fun outdoor activities? Senior Games in the Park provides the opportunity for individuals age 50 and over, of all fitness levels, […]

Neighbor convicted of assaulting Rand Paul sells his home

Neighbor convicted of assaulting Rand Paul sells his home

WMSK Staff

June 12th, 2019

0 Comments

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — The neighbor convicted of attacking U.S. Sen. Rand Paul has sold his home next door to the senator. Rene Boucher pleaded guilty last year to assaulting Paul. Paul also won a civil verdict against Boucher for more than $582,000 in […]

CONGRESSMAN COMER ANNOUNCES COMMUNITY OFFICE HOURS WITH FIELD REPRESENTATIVE

CONGRESSMAN COMER ANNOUNCES COMMUNITY OFFICE HOURS WITH FIELD REPRESENTATIVE

WMSK Staff

June 11th, 2019

0 Comments

TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. – Congressman James Comer’s Field Representative, Amelia Wilson, will host office hours on behalf of the Congressman in Henderson County to help 1st district residents with federal casework issues. Tuesday June 25th  3:30 pm – 4:30 pm CDT KYNDLE Training Room 136 Second […]

Former WKU student who shot classmate gets early release

Former WKU student who shot classmate gets early release

Bill Stephens

June 11th, 2019

0 Comments

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A former Western Kentucky University student who drunkenly shot his friend and was sentenced to four years in prison for reckless homicide is being released after only 125 days. The Bowling Green Daily News reported Monday a Kentucky judge granted […]

Six Counties Selected for Post-Primary Election Audits

Six Counties Selected for Post-Primary Election Audits

WMSK Staff

June 10th, 2019

0 Comments

Counties include Bourbon, Carter, Fleming, Marion, Muhlenberg and Scott FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 10, 2019) – DeputyAttorney General J. Michael Brown today announced the six Kentucky counties randomly drawn to undergo post-primary election audits. By law, the Office of the Attorney General has jurisdiction to investigate […]

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE SPECIAL TICKET OFFER & SWEEPSTAKES FOR ALL-STAR VOTERS

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE SPECIAL TICKET OFFER & SWEEPSTAKES FOR ALL-STAR VOTERS

WMSK Staff

June 10th, 2019

0 Comments

Fans Who Cast Ballots Online Can Purchase $8 Tickets for Upcoming Friday Home Games vs. Diamondbacks or Astros and Will Be Entered to Win Four All-Inclusive Passes on July 28 ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 10, 2019 – Voting for the 2019 MLB All-Star Game in […]

Lexington native Alex Francke named Miss Kentucky

Lexington native Alex Francke named Miss Kentucky

WMSK Staff

June 10th, 2019

0 Comments

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The first runner-up in last year’s Miss Kentucky pageant is now wearing the crown. News outlets reports Lexington native Alex Francke won the competition Saturday night at the Brown Theater in Louisville. Francke will represent Kentucky in the Miss America Pageant […]

Union County Accident Victims Identified

Union County Accident Victims Identified

WMSK Staff

June 10th, 2019

0 Comments

The identities of the two people killed in a tragic weekend traffic crash in Union County have been released. According to Union County Coroner Stephen Shouse, the victims were Donald West and Conia Agnes Wilson, both of Union County. Shouse says they both died from […]

Governor Bevin ceremonially signs HB 158, creating Foster Child Bill of Rights

Governor Bevin ceremonially signs HB 158, creating Foster Child Bill of Rights

WMSK Staff

June 7th, 2019

0 Comments

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 5, 2019) – Governor Matt Bevin ceremonially signed House Bill 158 into law this week at the Kentucky State Capitol. The new law, in part, codifies a foster child bill of rights. “We felt it was time to elevate these rights and codify them in state statute through […]

Homicide Victim Identified

Homicide Victim Identified

WMSK Staff

June 7th, 2019

0 Comments

THE HENDERSON COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAYS IT IS TURNING OVER THE INVESTIGATION INTO THE DEATH OF A WOMAN WHO’S BODY WAS FOUND SUNDAY IN A WOODED AREA JUST SOUTH OF WATERWORKS ROAD TO INDIANA AUTHORITIES. DETECTIVE JOHN NEVELS SAYS THE VICTIM HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED AS […]

Single-Game UK Football Ticket On-Sale Dates Announced

Single-Game UK Football Ticket On-Sale Dates Announced

WMSK Staff

June 7th, 2019

0 Comments

Available to season-ticket holders on June 25, general public on July 2 LEXINGTON, Ky. – Single-game tickets for the Kentucky Wildcats’ eight home games at Kroger Field in 2019 will be available to season-ticket holders on June 25 and to the general public on July […]