KSP, Richmond Post, Activity for February 2016

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KSP

The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is reporting the following activity for the month of February, 2016.

Troopers and Detectives issued a total of 1,436 citations, which included 179 for speeding, 3 for no child restraint and 118 for no seatbelts. There were 26 people arrested for driving under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol. Troopers issued 264 courtesy notices, assisted 83 stranded motorists, and investigated 67 traffic collisions while Continue reading KSP, Richmond Post, Activity for February 2016

House leaders file bill to make Kentucky “Work Ready,” with free KCTCS tuition

Work Ready KY
Work Ready KY

Kentucky House leaders and House Appropriations and Revenue Committee Chairman Rick Rand joined with KCTCS President Jay K. Box and other school officials today to unveil far-reaching legislation that, after taking state and federal aid into account, would provide free tuition for graduating high school students attending the state’s community and technical colleges. The initiative would be known as the Work Ready Continue reading House leaders file bill to make Kentucky “Work Ready,” with free KCTCS tuition

FIBER ARTIST TONYA VANCE DEMONSTRATES FELTED EASTER EGG ORNAMENTS AT KY ARTISAN CENTER

Felted wool Easter egg ornaments by Tonya Vance
Felted wool Easter egg ornaments by Tonya Vance

Tonya Vance, of Lexington, will demonstrate her wool felted Easter egg ornaments on Saturday, March 12, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea.

Vance received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Murray State University, and her work has evolved from two dimensional printing and drawing to three dimensional fiber art. After being introduced to felting through the Lexington Fiber Guild, she has taken many workshops taught by renowned felt Continue reading FIBER ARTIST TONYA VANCE DEMONSTRATES FELTED EASTER EGG ORNAMENTS AT KY ARTISAN CENTER

Cornshuck Dolls Created by Donna Smith at KY Artisan Center

Cornshuck dolls by Smith.
Cornshuck dolls by Smith.

Donna Smith, of Waco, will be creating her one-of-a-kind cornshuck dolls on Saturday, March 5, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea.

Smith comes from several generations of cornshuck doll makers. Her great aunt May Ritchie Deschamps was an important innovator of Continue reading Cornshuck Dolls Created by Donna Smith at KY Artisan Center

Fugitive Search Update and Arrest

ARRESTED
ARRESTED

(Original Report)

Troopers from Post 11 are currently searching for a wanted fugitive that fled on foot after being stopped for speeding on the Hal Rogers Parkway this morning in the Bush Community of Laurel County.

The suspect, Andrew A. Reeves, 27, of Nicholasville, KY was stopped at approximately 10:45 AM, operating a stolen 2016 Toyota Rav 4. Continue reading Fugitive Search Update and Arrest

Madison Co. Sheriff’s Report Mar. 2, 2016

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ARRESTED

On Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at approximately 1:00 p.m. Madison County Deputy Sheriff Clyne York arrested Ameia Singleton, 35, of Richmond, KY after receiving an anonymous tip.

According to Madison County Sheriff Mike Coyle, Singleton was found hiding behind furniture at a residence in Madison County and was arrested on Continue reading Madison Co. Sheriff’s Report Mar. 2, 2016

Richmond Police Report Mar. 2, 2016

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ARRESTED

F&E and Endangerment Arrest: On 03/01/2016, police arrested Floyd W. Moore, age 22, Moran Summit Road, on various charges related to a February incident in which Moore fled from police.

On 02/26/2016, at approximately 12:45 A.M., a patrol officer attempted to stop a vehicle on S. Killarney Lane for a traffic violation and suspicious behavior. The vehicle failed to Continue reading Richmond Police Report Mar. 2, 2016

JOB OPPORTUNITY

BFD
BFD

FIREFIGHTER (FULL-TIME)

The City of Berea is now excepting applications for full time Fire Fighters postion. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, possess a valid Kentucky Driver’s License, high school diploma (or equivalent), and current Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) card at time of hire. Applicant MUST also obtain IFSAC Firefighter I & II certifications within one (1) year of employment.

Applications are available online or may be picked up at City Hall, 212 Chestnut Street. Resumes will not be accepted unless accompanied Continue reading JOB OPPORTUNITY

COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS RE: EMPOWER KENTUCKY PLAN

A Seat at the Table
A Seat at the Table

A SEAT AT THE TABLE
Community dinner conversations about Kentucky’s energy future

Kentuckians will have the opportunity this spring to help shape a new Empower Kentucky Plan to map out an energy future for Kentucky that grows jobs, benefits health, and addresses racial and economic inequality while doing our part to reduce the risks of Continue reading COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS RE: EMPOWER KENTUCKY PLAN