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Union Co. Fiscal Court Magistrates approve purchase of new ambulance to replace totaled ambulance

Union Co. Fiscal Court Magistrates approve purchase of new ambulance to replace totaled ambulance

Bill Stephens

December 10th, 2015

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Union County Fiscal Court magistrates unanimously approved the purchase of a new ambulance after an ambulance was totaled almost two months ago.

Magistrate makes generous donation to Feeding The 5000 Ministry

Magistrate makes generous donation to Feeding The 5000 Ministry

Bill Stephens

December 10th, 2015

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I got a call Tuesday morning from Union County Fiscal Court Magistrate Joe Clements. Mr. Clements stated that he and his wife, Pat, heard the story and wanted to make a donation to Troy Black Tuesday morning at the Union County Courthouse.

Owensboro Police looking for suspect involved in attack of 44 year old woman

Owensboro Police looking for suspect involved in attack of 44 year old woman

Bill Stephens

December 10th, 2015

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Authorities are looking for a man who police believe assaulted and stabbed an Owensboro woman Tuesday.

Kids enjoy Christmas Shopping with members of the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office

Kids enjoy Christmas Shopping with members of the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office

Bill Stephens

December 9th, 2015

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On Tuesday, December 08, 2015, the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office put on their annual “Christmas with the Kids” program. Sheriff’s deputies, confinement officers and support staff shopped with children from the ARK Crisis Child Care Center at the Wal-Mart Super Center located at 401 N. […]

Body found in Bell County may be connected to homicide

Body found in Bell County may be connected to homicide

Bill Stephens

December 9th, 2015

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PINEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police have found a body that is believed to be connected to a Wisconsin homicide inside a box alongside a Bell County road.

Matt Bevin calls for unity while pushing divisive agenda

Matt Bevin calls for unity while pushing divisive agenda

Bill Stephens

December 9th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — New Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has called for unity while promoting an ambitious agenda that's sure to prompt fierce debate in his first year in office.

Initiative focuses on behavioral health of foster children

Initiative focuses on behavioral health of foster children

Bill Stephens

December 9th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — State officials say a new initiative will lead to better behavioral health care for children in the foster care system.

Illegal parkers have given 4,200 cans of food for hungry

Illegal parkers have given 4,200 cans of food for hungry

Bill Stephens

December 9th, 2015

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — More than 4,200 food items have been collected during the first few weeks of the Lexington Parking Authority's program that lets motorists pay their parking fine with food donations for a food bank.

Audit ending FY June 30, 2015 reveals City of Sturgis faces cash flow problems

Audit ending FY June 30, 2015 reveals City of Sturgis faces cash flow problems

Bill Stephens

December 9th, 2015

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Sturgis City Council members last night were presented the Audit for Fiscal Year ending June 30, 2015 which showed some significant events affecting the city’s financials.

Morganfield Chamber of Commerce presents Businesses of the Year Awards

Morganfield Chamber of Commerce presents Businesses of the Year Awards

Bill Stephens

December 9th, 2015

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Approximately 40 individuals attended the Morganfield Chamber of Commerce banquet Monday where several awards were handed out to local businesses.

Uniontown’s Mayor and Union Co. Volunteer Fire Chief will step-down

Uniontown’s Mayor and Union Co. Volunteer Fire Chief will step-down

Bill Stephens

December 8th, 2015

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Uniontown City Council will be appointing a new mayor after the current mayor was hired as Morganfield’s fire chief.

Boil Order issued for residents of Pride community in Union County

Boil Order issued for residents of Pride community in Union County

Bill Stephens

December 8th, 2015

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A Boil Order is in effect for some residents in the Pride community of Union County.

The Latest: Bevin’s daughter remembered at inaugural service

The Latest: Bevin’s daughter remembered at inaugural service

Bill Stephens

December 8th, 2015

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FRAKNFORT, Ky. (AP) — The latest on the inauguration of Matt Bevin, Kentucky's new governor (all times local):

Police: Boy killed in knife attack in bedroom, town mourns

Police: Boy killed in knife attack in bedroom, town mourns

Bill Stephens

December 8th, 2015

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VERSAILLES, Ky. (AP) — The stabbing death of a kindergartner as he slept in his bed has plunged a Kentucky town into mourning after the arrest of a stranger, and shaken neighbors are rallying around the family.

Owensboro man charged in connection 3 burglaries

Owensboro man charged in connection 3 burglaries

Bill Stephens

December 8th, 2015

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A 50 year old man has been arrested in connection to three burglaries at businesses in Owensboro.