A retired teacher from the Christian County Public School District and long time Kiwanis Club member has passed away.
Funeral services for 83-year old Marion Adams will take place today at 3:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Hopkinsville.
Visitation is from 2:00 p.m. until the funeral hour at First United Methodist Church.
Kiwanis Club members have been asked to serve as honorary pallbearers.
Graveside services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday at Fairview Cemetery in Bowling Green.
Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville is in charge of arrangements.
Many of the big box stores counted on Black Friday for a successful Christmas shopping season, but Saturday was a day for smaller stores to shine.
Gracious Me! was one of many small businesses in the area and across the country to commemorate Small Business Saturday with specials and a festive atmosphere. Store owner Sherry Calhoun says they offered specials and the community supported them.
A Bowling Green man was killed in a wreck Friday night and alcohol was thought to have been a factor.
Kentucky State Police say 25-year old Cory Kelly of Bowling Green was traveling on Plum Springs Road in Warren County around 8:15 when he crossed the center line and struck a vehicle driven by 27-year old Jenny Duvall of Brownsville head-on.
Kelly was pronounced dead on the scene, while Ms. Duvall and her passenger—51-year old Glenia Cline of Bowling Green—were taken by ambulance to the Medical Center in Bowling Green for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
Kelly was not wearing his seatbelt and police say they believe he was under the influence of alcohol.
A Cadiz man avoided injury, but was charged with driving intoxicated after a wreck in Trigg County Saturday morning.
Sheriff Ray Burnam says Sgt. David King arrested 22-year old Cody Blick of Cadiz on charges of leaving the scene of an accident and DUI after Blick wrecked on Herndon Circle around 2:45 a.m.
A news release says it was his second DUI charge in the last five years.
A Cadiz man is accused of burglarizing a farm building and was taken into custody.
The Trigg County Sheriff’s Office charged 51-year old Vincent Maxey with one count of 3rd degree burglary.
Maxey was arrested after he allegedly unlawfully entered a farm building in Eastern Trigg County and when he was confronted he left the scene, but turned himself into authorities approximately an hour after the incident.
Maxey was booked into jail without incident.