Friday morning at 7 a Daviess County Sheriff's Deputy responded to a call of a hit and run accident that occurred at 9545 HWY 144 (Bishop Soenneker Home), Knottsville, KY. The operator of the vehicle struck the chain link fence around the property located on HWY 951 at HWY 144 and then continued on.
UPDATE – The Owensboro-Daviess County Central Dispatch 9-1-1 phone lines have been repaired and are working appropriately. The Owensboro Police Department wants to inform the public that when calling the Owensboro-Daviess County Central Dispat
Wednesday night's $171 million Powerball drawing didn't have a winner, but someone in the area is $1 million richer for matching the first five numbers. According to the Kentucky Lottery, that ticket was sold at Charlie's Market in Hartford on North Main. It matched numbers 18, 25, 36, 38, and 50, but not the Powerball, which was 23.
An original Towne Square Mall anchor store is closing. According to media partner 14News, officials with Sears say the Owensboro store and its Auto Center will close in early December. 52 people are employed at the store. They say a liquidation sale will begin on September 26.