On Saturday, Feb. 7, Ron Owens, of Mount Vernon, will demonstrate how he creates birdhouses using recycled wood and license plates from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea.
The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea currently features works by more than 700 artisans from more than 100 counties across the Commonwealth. Convenient to visitors throughout the year, the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea is located at 200 Artisan Way, just off Interstate 75 at Berea, Exit 77. The center’s exhibits, shopping and travel information areas
Drug Arrests: On 01/27/2015, police charged Duran A. Estill, age 48, Belmont Drive, and Christopher R. Dean, age 39, Turpin Drive, for drug offenses following an investigation at a local motel.
At approximately 9:11 P.M., Bike Patrol officers investigating reports of drug trafficking from a local motel room made contact with Estill and Dean at the room. A subsequent search of the room produced small quantities of methamphetamine, heroin, and marijuana along with drug paraphernalia commonly utilized in the trafficking of controlled substances, such as packaging materials and scales. Drug use paraphernalia was also found throughout the room, which was rented by Estill. A search of Dean’s person produced a small amount of methamphetamine and two
UPDATE: On Wednesday, January 28, 2015, the Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post received a tip that Harley D. Bussel was supposed to be staying at a residence in Richmond, Ky. As a result of the tip and investigation, Harley D. Bussell was found last night at approximately 6:40 pm. The initial investigation has revealed that she was not in any danger and had
The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was contacted by Estill County Dispatch just after 10:30 pm last night, in reference to a male that had been shot on Sugar Hollow Road in Estill County.
The initial investigation indicates that Millard E. Dixon, 47 years old of Irvine, was fatally shot during an altercation with his elderly father. The shooting occurred inside his father’s residence at 115 Sugar Hollow Road in Irvine, just before 10:30 pm last night, Tuesday, January 27th. Following the shooting, Dixon was transported to Marcum and Wallace hospital where he died as a result of his injuries. There have not been any arrests made or charges filed against
“Kentucky’s oil and gas industry encourages Kentuckians to research the facts about oil and gas development. The fact is Kentucky’s state government has very strong regulations to protect fresh water aquifers and the environment. A balanced discussion of the issues would include an examination of the stringent regulatory requirements imposed upon (and embraced by) the industry when wells are drilled and fractured.
“It is unlikely that the productive areas of the Rogersville Shale extend to Madison County. At the same time, if it does, the potential economic development opportunity and job creation could be significant. Kentucky oil and gas jobs pay an average of $75,000 a year, oil and gas development generates millions of dollars in tax revenues to Kentucky’s county and local
REGULAR INSPECTIONS WITH NO FOLLOW-UP DUE SCORE Babylon International Market, 298 S. Second St., Richmond 97% Casa Café, 433 Professional Dr., Richmond 97% Chick-Fil-A Richmond Centre, 2072 Lantern Ridge Dr., Richmond 93% Fong’s Chinese Restaurant, 410 Eastern By-Pass, Richmond 98% Love’s Travel Stop / Arby’s #291, 3799 Colonel Rd., Richmond 96%
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The City of Berea is now accepting applications for two positions.
SEASONAL PARKS MAINTENANCE WORKER
Applicants MUST be 18 years of age or older, hold a valid KY Drivers License, have a high school diploma (or equivalent), be able to lift 50 pounds, and be available to work nights, weekends, and holidays from March-October. Applications are available online or may be picked up at City Hall, 212 Chestnut Street or Berea Parks & Recreation, 8 Pirate Parkway. For questions, please call the Parks & Recreation office at (859)986-9402. The City of Berea is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Certified Drug-Free Workplace.
Deadline for applications is 4:00pm on Friday, February 6, 2015
Applicants MUST be at least 21 years of age, hold a valid Kentucky Drivers License, and have a high school diploma (or equivalent). Applications are available online or may be picked up at City Hall, 212 Chestnut Street. The
The Brodhead Fire Department cleared the scene of an early morning trailer fire on Fuzzy Duck Rd. No one lived in the residence at the time of the fire. Brodhead fire responded with Engine 11, Tanker 14, Tanker 15 and Rescue 13 with 7 firefighters. BFD was assisted at the scene by Mount Vernon Fire Department. No injuries occurred and all units returned to service.