Kentucky State Police Investigates Fatal Wreck

Fatal Accident

Fatal Accident

On Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 1:33 p.m. EST the Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post responded to a fatal collision on Kentucky 52 just west of Irvine in Estill County.

Initial investigation has revealed that a Chevrolet Malibu failed to stop at a red light and attempted to make a left turn onto Kentucky 52 from the John Proctor Memorial Bypass. The vehicle was struck on the driver side after driving directly into the path of a GMC truck that was traveling west on Kentucky 52. Nancy Tipton 33 years old of Irvine, KY was transported to the UK Medical Center where she passed away.

The operator of the GMC truck, John McCord, 69 years old of Richmond, was not injured in the collision.

Trooper Charles Brandenburg is the investigating officer and was assisted at the scene by Trooper Bobby Edwards, Estill County Rescue Squad and Estill County EMS.

Seven Die On Kentucky Roadways Last Week (Dec. 2 – 8)

KSP

KSP

Preliminary statistics* indicate that seven people died in six separate crashes on Kentucky’s roadways from Monday, Dec. 2 through Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013.

One double fatality motor vehicle crash occurred in Barren County. One of the victims was not wearing a seat belt.

Two single-fatality motor vehicle crashes occurred in Jefferson County.

One single fatality motor vehicle crash occurred in each of the following counties: Estill, Marion and Russell. The victims in all three crashes were not wearing seat belts.

Through Dec. 8, preliminary statistics* indicate that 598 people have lost their lives on Kentucky roadways during 2013. This is 107 fewer than reported for this time period in 2012. Of the 463 motor vehicle fatalities, 232 victims were

Community Garden

Community Garden

Community Garden

The Berea East Ridge Neighborhood residents who would like to organize a community garden on our side of town- which runs from Prospect Street to VanWinkle Grove and includes every street in-between. We hope there are other neighborhood residents who would like to join us in the garden! We plan to organize our garden now so the garden will be ready for the spring.

To stay up-to-date on our garden plans, visit this page- https://www.facebook.com/groups/Bereaseastridgecommunitygarden/ or email katie.startzman@gmail.com to be added to our email list.

If you would like to be involved in the planning and preparation for the garden, please join us for our first planning committee meeting which will be Wednesday, December 18 at 7:00 PM at 147 Lorraine Court Berea. RSVP to Katie Startzman at 985 9114 or katie.startzman@gmail.com.

Betty’s Asparagus Soup

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Madison Central HS College Fair‏

Madison Central High School is hosting a College Fair in the Madison Central High School cafeteria Tuesday evening, December 10th from 6:00-8:00 PM.

A list of organizations that will be represented is below:

Army

Asbury University

Bellarmine University

Berea College

Bluegrass Community & Technical College
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Madison Southern Girls Basketball vs Somerset 12-07-13

Berea Police Report December 8, 2013

Hit & Run

Hit & Run

Hit and Run: On 12/06/2013 Officers were called to the intersection of South Dogwood Drive and Paint Lick Road in reference to a collision involving a pedestrian. The vehicle involved left the scene and the responding Officers were unable to locate it.

The pedestrian was transported to St. Joseph Berea and treated for minor injuries. The vehicle was a white full size van that may possibly have some front end damage.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Berea Police Department at 859-986-8456.

Betty’s Orange Slice Cake

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Obituaries Dec.1 – 8, 2013

Billy Gray

Billy Gray


William Earl Gray

William Earl Gray, better known as Billy was born January 27, 1971 in Madison Co. and passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, being 42 years of age. He was the son of Jean (Neeley) Flannery of McKee and of the late Earl “Rabbit” Gray.

In addition to his mother, Billy is also survived by his wife, Jean Gray of Tyner and by two children, Austin Gray of Tyner and Jamie Gray of Tyner. Other survivors include, three sisters, Connie Morris, Angie Flannery & April Vickers all of McKee; by a brother, Josh Gray of Gray Hawk; step mother, Joyce Gray of Gray Hawk and step sister, Lana Williams also of Gray Hawk. Billy was blessed with a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and

Madison Central Fund Rasier

Madison Central Fund Rasier

EKU Center for the Arts Presents A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

This celebrated adaptation by Charles Jones of Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL is rich with thrilling ensemble music, alive with color and movement and is created to tell this great and enduring tale in a manner that people of all ages will enjoy. Woven throughout this classic story are beautiful new arrangements and moving renditions of holiday songs, such as “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen,” “Wassail Wassail,” “Good Christian Men Rejoice,” “Away In A Manger,” “Greensleeves,” “The Boar’s Head Carol” and many more. Featuring a cast of 24 performers, live musicians, and Broadway-style scenery and costumes, audiences everywhere cherish this sumptuous holiday production.

EKU Center for the Arts Presents A Christmas Carol Tuesday, December 10 7:30 PM. Tickets starting at $35.00 To purchase tickets online click on the following link. http://ekucenter.com/2013-14-season

Betty’s Cloverleaf Icebox Yeast Rolls

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Senator McConnell Holds Pro-Coal Hearing in Coal Country

Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell

Since the Environment Protection Agency (EPA) refused to host a “listening session” in coal country, U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell held a pro-coal listening session of his own today in Eastern Kentucky at the University of Pikeville.

Attending the session in Pikeville, Kentucky were eastern Kentucky community leaders, small business owners and coal mining families negatively

Pet Photo with Santa

Pet Photo with Santa

Madison Co. Fiscal Court (Richmond)11-26-2013

Richmond Police Report December 6, 2013

ARRESTED

ARRESTED


Assault Arrest: On 12/04/2013, police charged Aaron J. Stinson, age 30, Woodland Avenue, in connection with a domestic assault that occurred in late November 2013.

On 11/27/2013, the girlfriend of Stinson reported to police that she had been assaulted and held against her will by Stinson. It was further learned that on 11/23/2013, an argument occurred between the two at the residence they share. During the course of the argument, Stinson threw her out of the house and into the backyard where she was left for approximately 30 minutes. Stinson then allowed her back in the house at which time he used a knife to cut off all of her clothes and then

RAAC Breakfast With Santa Postponed‏

Breakfast with Santa

Due to the chance of inclement weather our Breakfast With Santa has been postponed until December 14.

Betty’s Salted Caramel Rice Krispies Treats

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Baptist Health Lexington, Richmond & Corbin Recognized for Organ Donation Outreach

Baptist Health

Baptist Health

Baptist Health Lexington, Richmond and Corbin were among a select group of hospitals nationwide recognized by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for its outreach efforts for organ donation and registration.

The hospitals conducted awareness and registry campaigns to educate staff, patients, visitors, and community members about the critical need for organ, eye, and tissue donors and, by doing so, increased the number of potential donors on the state’s donor registry. The hospitals earned points for each activity planned between September 2012 and May 2013. Baptist Health Corbin was awarded gold recognition while Baptist Health Lexington and

Barnes Bluegrass in Berea Presents Dove Creek

Dove Creek

Dove Creek

Barnes Bluegrass in Berea presents Dove Creek in concert, Friday Night, 7pm Dec. 13, 2013. Russel Acton Folk Center Berea Ky. Admission $5 at the door.

Dove Creek: Pam Perry Combs, Jim West, Mike French, Larry Raines

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