No injuries were reported in a fire Friday morning in Owensboro. Firefighters told media partner 14News that it broke out around 9am in the 100 block of West 17th Street near Frederica. Officials say someone was sleeping in the back bedroom with a space heater on overnight, and it caught fire and tripped the breaker.
A Perry County man is dead following an accident Thursday afternoon in Spencer County. According to the Spencer County Sheriff's office, the wreck occurred around 2:20pm on State Road 66 as County Road 1250 East. 86-year-old Charles Kuntz of Troy pulled out in front of a semi. He was transported to the emergency room at Perry County Memorial Hospital, where he later died from his injuries.
It’s official. Henderson County trash is coming to Daviess County. Daviess Fiscal Court unanimously approved a proposal yesterday to begin accepting the City of Henderson's solid waste at its West Louisville landfill on June 1. The deal will mean about $670,000 in additional revenue for the county during the next fiscal year and nearly a million a year after that.
A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans milling and paving along sections of KY 657 and KY 1700 in HANCOCK County starting Wednesday, April 22. The work area along KY 657 runs from the KY 1403 intersection at mile point 3.572 extending northward to the US 60 intersection at mile point 7.569, a distance of 4 miles.
An argument that started over possible stolen headphones erupted in a fight that sent one Muhlenberg County juvenile to the hospital. Officer Wes Miller with the Greenville Police Department told the Messenger-Inquirer that six juveniles have been charged in the incident, which took place Monday night near Greenville Elementary.