Gerald Wayne Pearson age 90 of Brown Street, passed away at the VA Medical Center on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. Gerald was born in Madison County to the late Carl Eli and Clara Pearson.
He was a member of Silver Creek Baptist Church, lifetime member of the DAV, had been a member of the Waco Masonic Lodge #338 F&AM for over 60 years, and was a WWII U.S. Marine Corp Veteran. Continue reading Gerald Wayne Pearson→
MSgt Harold K. Combs, retired, passed away peacefully, but unexpectedly, Monday, December 5, 2016. At his home in Clinton, Utah. Harold was born January 3, 1959 in Biloxi, Mississippi, son of the late Harold K. Combs, Sr. And Joyce Rivell Combs Nelson. Harold was an Air Force brat but he and his parents called Kentucky home.
Harold was a veteran of Desert Storm/Shield and retired from the Air Force in 1998. He spent the last 28 years working at Hill Air Force Base as a serviceman and civilian. Harold loved the outdoors Continue reading Harold K. Combs→
On December 7, 2016, at approximately 7:29 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Stephen M. Stargle, 21, on charges related to distribution and possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.
Attorney General Andy Beshear announced today that his office will be transferring nearly $335,000 to the state’s General Fund from a multistate settlement with Bristol-Myers Squibb for unfair or deceptive trade practices with its atypical antipsychotic drug, Abilify.
(UPDATE) After further investigation we have determined that Ernest Powell Jr is a false name that was given to the arresting officer. The subject’s correct name is Darrelle Landon Walton 25 years old from Detroit MI. Walton had an active arrest warrant for parole violation. He will face an additional charge of Giving an Officer a False Name or Address.
Shoplifter charged with Attempted Murder: On 12/08/2016 just before 1:00am officers were called Shell on Peggy Flats Road in reference to two shoplifters. The caller stated that they took 7 cartons of cigarettes totaling $377.93, Continue reading Berea Police Report Dec. 8, 2016→
On Saturday, Dec. 10, Sherrie Cocanougher, of Parksville, will demonstrate how she creates jewelry from recycled sterling silver flatware from10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell praised today’s Senate passage of the 21st Century Cures Act, a bipartisan bill that will help Kentuckians by promoting critical investments in research and treatment development and helping cut through unnecessary regulations that could hinder the development of life-saving cures, while also protecting patient safety. The legislation, which passed 94-5, also includes provisions to help enhance mental health programs and fight opioid abuse. Continue reading McConnell-Led Senate Sends Critical Medical Research & Innovation Legislation to the President’s Desk→
As part of “National Tax Security Awareness Week,” Dec. 5 – 9, the Kentucky Department of Revenue is cautioning taxpayers to avoid identity theft by watching for phishing scams that can increase around the tax season.
On Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at approximately 5:00 PM, Trooper Ben Graves received information of the whereabouts of Michael S. McCormick Jr, 32, of Corbin which had felony warrants out for his Continue reading Drug Arrests and Investigation→