Shoplifting: On 06/21/2016 Richmond Police arrested Sierra Ramsdell 18 of Mildred Ct, Richmond, Kentucky for shoplifting $66.01 worth of merchandise from Kohl’s. Ramsdell switched several price tags making the items cheaper depriving the Continue reading Richmond Police Report June 23, 2016
Unemployment rates fell in 91 Kentucky counties between May 2015 and May 2016, rose in 24 counties, and remained the same in five (Letcher, Marshall, Menifee, Powell and Webster), according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.
Woodford County recorded the lowest jobless rate in the Commonwealth at 3.3 percent. It was followed by Oldham County, Continue reading Jobless rates down in 91 Kentucky counties in May 2016
On Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at approximately 6:34 PM, the Kentucky State Police, Post 11 London, received a report of a single vehicle traffic crash on US 421 in Clay County.
Upon arrival Trooper Josh Wilson determined that a 2004 Ford Taurus, operated by Michael L Harris, 60, of Manchester was traveling on US 421 when the single vehicle crash Continue reading KSP Investigates Traffic Crash with Fatality
The following is a statement from Communications Director Jessica Ditto:
“Six short months ago, Attorney General, Andy Beshear, personally selected as his top law enforcement deputy a lawyer who recently pled guilty to federal bribery charges. Since then, Attorney General Beshear has attempted to change the subject by filing frivolous lawsuits and traveling around the state handing out fake checks for funds he had no role in securing. Continue reading Statement from Governor Bevin’s Office Regarding Attorney General’s Frivolous Political Lawsuits
Summer Veggie Wrap (recipe for 2 wraps)
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The Richmond Police Department Car Wash will be held on June 25th at Richmond Car and Truck, 5018 Atwwod Dr. Richmond, Ky. Hours are 09:00am till 3pm.
Proceeds will go to benefit the family of Hunter Shean, who has been diagnosed with leukemia and help his family with Continue reading Police Car Wash
On Saturday, July 9, Sue Reeves, of Richmond, will cut, stitch together, add a lining and then gather colorful fabrics into beautiful and functional jewelry keepers for travelling.
Reeves began making her jewelry keepers when she realized the need for a safe and handy travel compartment for her jewelry.
DUI Arrest: On 06/19/2016 officers received a complaint of a reckless driver on Chestnut Street. The vehicle was located and a traffic stop was conducted. The driver and the passenger both showed obvious signs of impairment.
Officers arrested 39 year old Misty Murphy of Waco KY and 21 year old Quinton King of Richmond KY. Murphy was charged with Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence 1st Offense. King was charged with Public Intoxication Continue reading Berea Police Report June 22, 2016
Gov. Matt Bevin today presented “Kentucky HEALTH”, a comprehensive plan to transform Kentucky’s Medicaid program, empowering individuals to improve their health and well-being while simultaneously ensuring Medicaid’s long-term fiscal sustainability in the Commonwealth.
As a first step towards the implementation of the plan, the Cabinet for Health and Family Services announced a comprehensive Section Continue reading Gov. Matt Bevin Unveils Proposal for Medicaid Transformation
On Monday, June 20, 2016 at approximately 10:30 pm Troopers from the Kentucky State Police, Post 11 London, conducted an investigation into suspected drug activity at a residence on West Pine Hill Road, London, KY.
During the investigation Trooper Ben Graves discovered Marijuana, prescription medications, drug paraphernalia and cash. There was Continue reading KSP Drug Investigation and Arrest
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell released the following statement today regarding the announcement by Governor Matt Bevin (R-KY) on his plans to work towards finding a solution to address rising Medicaid costs in Kentucky:
“In my travels across Kentucky, I routinely hear from constituents about how disastrous Obamacare has been for them and their families. Obamacare’s record has been one of Continue reading McConnell Statement on Governor Bevin’s Medicaid Announcement
Today marks three years since Brookelyn Farthing disappeared, and the Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is asking for the public’s help as they continue the investigation.
On June 23, 2013 the Kentucky State Police began investigating the disappearance of Brookelyn Farthing following a fire at 113 Dillon Court in Madison County. Some of Brookelyn Farthing’s personal belongings were recovered from Continue reading KSP Continues Investigating the Disappearance of Brookelyn Farthing
June 13, 2016 – Kayla & Jonathan Tillery – McKee – Boy
June 14, 2016 – Ashley Partin & Matthew Mink – Berea – Boy
June 14, 2016 – Kayla Callhan & Jacob Baker – McKee – Girl
June 14, 2016 – Phimean & Thy Chea – Berea – Girl
(Click Continue reading for more birth announcements) Continue reading MADISON CO. BIRTHS JUNE 13-20, 2016
Sacred Threads is an exhibition of quilts about life’s journeys: joy, inspiration, spirituality, peace/brotherhood, grief and healing. This biennial exhibition was established to provide a safe venue for quilters who see their work as a connection to the sacred and/or as an expression of their spiritual journey.
The objective is to create a dignified exhibition of artwork that touches on both spiritual and personal levels all those who view it. We want to share with others the experiences of quilters whose stories may be a source of healing and strength.
Union Church will host the Sacred Threads Travel Exhibit during the month of July. The exhibit is open to the public, free of charge, from Continue reading SACRED THREADS TRAVEL EXHIBIT
Shoplifting: On 06/19/2016 Richmond Police arrested Kristen Walton 23 of Idylwild Dr Richmond, Ky and Leslie Vanwinkle 42 Windy Circle for shoplifting at Dollar General on Center Drive.
Both were lodged in the Madison County Detention Center. Continue reading Richmond Police Report June 21, 2016
With prisons at capacity, overdose deaths on the rise, and families fractured by incarceration, Gov. Matt Bevin today announced plans to seek a smarter, compassionate, evidence-based approach to criminal justice in Kentucky.
Standing in the Capitol Rotunda with a broad coalition of lawmakers, advocates and policy leaders, Gov. Bevin introduced his newly-formed Criminal Justice Policy Assessment Council. The 23-member panel will seek Continue reading Gov. Bevin Announces Kentucky-led Council on Criminal Justice Reform