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Local district judge learns about new interlock ignition law at annual District Judges College

Local district judge learns about new interlock ignition law at annual District Judges College

Bill Stephens

October 21st, 2016

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Some local district court judges recently got a refresher on handling DUI cases and other matters at the 2016 District Judges College at Lake Cumberland State Resort Park in Jamestown.

Owensboro man charged with 4 counts of auto theft

Owensboro man charged with 4 counts of auto theft

Bill Stephens

October 18th, 2016

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An Owensboro man has been charged with multiple counts of auto theft.

Daviess Co. Coroner’s Office releases name of man struck and killed by truck

Daviess Co. Coroner’s Office releases name of man struck and killed by truck

Bill Stephens

October 14th, 2016

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The name has been released of the man hit and killed while working in Daviess County Thursday morning.

OPD: Four juveniles charged with vehicle thefts, residential burglary

OPD: Four juveniles charged with vehicle thefts, residential burglary

Bill Stephens

October 14th, 2016

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Four male juveniles have been charged in connection to three vehicle thefts, a residential burglary and other crimes in Owensboro.

Closure on KY 1831/Wrights Landing Rd in DAVIESS County on TUE & WED, OCT 11 & 12

Closure on KY 1831/Wrights Landing Rd in DAVIESS County on TUE & WED, OCT 11 & 12

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2016

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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close a section of KY 1831 in Daviess County on Tuesday & Wednesday, October 11 & 12, 2016.

Authorities investigating possible hate crime in Daviess Co.

Authorities investigating possible hate crime in Daviess Co.

Bill Stephens

October 7th, 2016

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Authorities in Daviess County are investigating a possible hate crime.

Daviess Co. High School student wins scholarship, photo shoot

Daviess Co. High School student wins scholarship, photo shoot

Bill Stephens

October 6th, 2016

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Isaac Carmon, a junior at Daviess County High School, is the winner of the 2016 KHEAA Promote Your School scholarship essay contest.

Uniform and Textile Services Provider UniFirst Plans $12 Million Expansion in Owensboro

Uniform and Textile Services Provider UniFirst Plans $12 Million Expansion in Owensboro

Bill Stephens

September 30th, 2016

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Addition to bring 25 jobs, state-of-the art equipment, more production capacity

2016 GRADD Award Winners Unveiled at Annual Dinner

2016 GRADD Award Winners Unveiled at Annual Dinner

Bill Stephens

September 21st, 2016

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One area community and three local individuals were recognized Monday night, September 19, at the 48th GRADD Annual Dinner at Reid’s Orchard in Owensboro.

1 Dead in Head-on Collision in Daviess Co.

1 Dead in Head-on Collision in Daviess Co.

Bill Stephens

September 20th, 2016

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One person is dead following a two-vehicle head-on collision in Daviess County.

KSP: Investigation continues into officer involved shooting that killed an Owensboro man

KSP: Investigation continues into officer involved shooting that killed an Owensboro man

Bill Stephens

September 19th, 2016

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Kentucky State Police are continuing to investigate an officer involved shooting that claimed the life of a local man after authorities say the man charged two police officers with a knife.

Two Owensboro residents charged with drug possession after two-vehicle wreck

Two Owensboro residents charged with drug possession after two-vehicle wreck

Bill Stephens

September 15th, 2016

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An Owensboro man is facing DUI and drug charges after police say he crashed a vehicle into a car and then took out a utility pole.

‘Senior Day Out’ at Towne Square Mall set for September 22

‘Senior Day Out’ at Towne Square Mall set for September 22

Bill Stephens

September 14th, 2016

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Hundreds of area senior citizens are expected to fill Owensboro’s Towne Square Mall on Thursday, September 22, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., for the 17th annual “Senior Day Out” event.

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Announces Grants for Upgrades at Kentucky Riverports

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Announces Grants for Upgrades at Kentucky Riverports

Bill Stephens

September 14th, 2016

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Riverports in Hickman, Paducah, Eddyville, Owensboro and Henderson will receive matching grants to supplement investments made by each riverport on projects like dock dredging, pavement rehabilitation, railroad repair and crane restoration.

Daviess Co. man charged with fleeing from police, wanton endangerment

Daviess Co. man charged with fleeing from police, wanton endangerment

Bill Stephens

August 22nd, 2016

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A Daviess County man is facing several charges after he reportedly fled from state police over the weekend, reaching speeds in excess of 120 mph.