Former NFL Player Marcus Dupree Coming to KY for “Tour De Cure” Cycling Event

Marcus Dupree

Marcus Dupree

Marcus Dupree, former NFL Player is joining forces with the American Diabetes Association and encouraging people to exercise as a form of diabetes prevention and management. He will be at the American Diabetes Association’s KY Tour de Cure on June 7 at Norton Commons from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm. The annual cycling event helps raise funds for a much needed cure, educational outreach programs and advocacy efforts.

Cyclists from around the region will gather at one of four cycling routes to participate in the event with Marcus Dupree, being sponsored by Novo Nordisk. They will join more than 65,000 other cyclists and volunteers from across the country. Individuals and teams composed of co-workers, family and friends are taking the ride of their life by helping raise funds for the nearly 26 million Americans with

Part-Time Reception Staff Job Opening

Receptionist

Receptionist

This position is under the direction of the Berea Tourism department, but stationed at the Kentucky Artisan Center. Availability MUST include weekends (Thursday-Sunday), and some holidays. Applicants MUST be at least 18 years of age or older and possess a valid Kentucky Driver’s License.

Applications are available online or at City Hall, 212 Chestnut Street. For additional information, please call (859)986-2540. The City of Berea is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Certified Drug-Free Workplace.

DEADLINE: Friday, June 13, 2014 at 4:00pm

**PLEASE NOTE: Applications must be original copies, returned in person or mailed. Faxed applications will NOT be accepted.**

7th annual Mike’s Kids Education Foundation Golf Scramble

MKEF

MKEF

It’s almost that time again! The 7th Annual Mike’s Kids Education Foundation Golf Scramble is slated for Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at Arlington Golf Course in Richmond. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. An awards banquet immediately follows the scramble.

Mike’s Kids Education Foundation was created in honor of Billy Michael Caudill, who served as superintendent of Madison County Schools from July 2001 to December 2007. Mike believed in Madison County Schools. And he believed in the ability of every student to succeed if they were given the right tools.

With your help and support, MKEF annually provides scholarships to one Madison Central graduate and one Madison Southern graduate. In the past 7 years, MKEF has awarded more than $10,000 in scholarships to deserving

Stone Cold Grass

Stone Cold Grass

Richmond Police Report June 3, 2014

CITED & RELEASED

CITED & RELEASED


Drug Charge: On 06/01/2014, police charged Kristian S. Rigsby, age 23, Summit Street, for several drug offenses after investigating a complaint.

At approximately 1:53 P.M., an officer investigating a drug complaint observed a small marijuana plant on Rigsby’s front porch. Upon making contact with Grigsby, the officer recovered another small marijuana plant from a window sill in the living room and a larger plant in the bedroom. Two humidifiers, a heat lamp, and marijuana seeds were recovered from the residence.

Rigsby was cited and released for the following offenses:

Middletown Baptist Church VBS

MBC VBS

FOOD SERVICE INSPECTIONS FOR WEEK ENDING MAY 30, 2014

Food Service Inspector

Food Service Inspector

REGULAR INSPECTIONS WITH NO FOLLOW-UP DUE SCORE
Dale’s Hot Dog Stand, 102 N. 2nd St., Richmond 100%
Grow & Learn CDC of Berea, 185 Glades Rd., Berea 99%
Kemper Sports / The Arlington Club, 1510 Lexington Rd., Richmond 98%
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KSP to Conduct Safety Checkpoints

KSP

KSP

The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post, which provides coverage for Madison, Clark, Estill, Lee, Owsley, Jackson, Mercer, Boyle, Lincoln, Garrard and Jessamine counties, will be conducting periodic traffic safety checkpoints at locations approved by the Kentucky State Police Policy and Procedures Manual. These checkpoints will be conducted in an effort to enforce the traffic laws of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Special attention will be paid to occupant protection (seatbelt adherence), sobriety, insurance, and registration violations. A complete list of traffic safety checkpoint locations can be found at http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/posts/press/post7_checkpoints.htm

McConnell Introduces the ‘Coal Country Protection Act’

KSP, Richmond Post, Activity for May 2014

Captain Greg Crockett

Captain Greg Crockett

Captain Greg Crockett, Post Commander of the Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is reporting the following activity for the month of May, 2014.

Troopers and Detectives issued a total of 2081 citations of which 341 were for speeding, 5 for no child restraint and 304 for no seatbelts. There were a total of 20 individuals arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Troopers issued 462 courtesy notices, and assisted 56 stranded motorists, while inspecting 2378 vehicles.

Richmond Post investigated 51 traffic collisions in the month of May.

Detectives and Troopers investigated 1109 complaints, opened 70 criminal cases, and made 282 criminal arrests.

Richmond Post provides law enforcement service for Boyle, Lincoln, Mercer, Garrard, Jessamine, Madison, Clark, Lee, Estill, Owsley and Jackson counties. To contact the Richmond Post you may call (859) 623-2404 or toll free at (800) 222-5555.

Spotlight Acting School Announces Kickstarter Campaign with Informative Video

Berea Police Report June 3, 2014

ARRESTED

ARRESTED


Drug Arrests: On 05/29/2014 Officers received a complaint about a possible Methamphetamine Lab at 32 Mary Street. Once they arrived they detected an odor of ammonia coming from the apartment and made contact with the occupants. Inside the apartment they located numerous items used to

Betty’s Pineapple Pudding Dip

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US 25 Yard Sale

US 25 Yard Sale

KSP Conducts Fire Investigation

Fire Investigation

Fire Investigation

The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post in investigating two fires that occurred approximately 6 miles south of Booneville in rural Owsley County. The fires were started between 1:00 am and 7:00 am on Sunday, June 1, 2014. The first fire damaged a garage on Brown-Gabbard Road and the second fire destroyed a barn on Lower Wolf Creek Road. There were several ATV’s seen and heard in the area around the time of the fires.

The Arson Task Force is offering a $1000.00 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for starting the fires.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police, Post 7

Speaker Stumbo, President Stivers appoint Henry Stephens to Legislative Ethics Commission

Stumbo & Stivers

Stumbo & Stivers

Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo and Senate President Robert Stivers announced today that Henry Stephens, a professor at Northern Kentucky University’s Salmon P. Chase College of Law, will serve as their joint appointment to the Legislative Ethics Commission.

“I’m happy that President Stivers and I could come together to make this appointment,” Speaker Stumbo said. “I think Professor Stephens is a good

Richmond Police Report June 2, 2014

ARRESTED

ARRESTED


Endangerment Arrests: On 05/30/2014, police charged Mary Hembree, age 32, and John Albertini, age, 32, both of Spurlin MHP, for wanton endangerment after the two were found intoxicated with children in their

Empowering Women for Global Leadership, Spring 2014

The Women in Public Service Project course premiered at Berea College in the Spring term of 2014. Visit the website at http://www.berea.edu/wpsp.

McConnell: EPA Overreach ‘a dagger in the heart of the American middle class’

Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell

U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell issued the following statement today regarding the Obama administration’s new job-killing EPA regulations and their effects on American families and Kentucky’s coal jobs and economy:

“Today’s announcement is a dagger in the heart of the American middle class, and to representative Democracy itself. Already reeling from the painful effects of Obamacare, the American people are now being told they have to shoulder the burdens of the President’s latest ‘solution’ in the form of higher costs, fewer jobs, and a less reliable energy grid. The fact that the President

About Kentucky – 20/20 Reforestation 05-30-2014

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