Southeastern Parkway, the west bound lane entrance to Landsdowne Subdivision, will be closed from Old Hartford Road to Yewells Landing West, Tuesday, July 22 through Friday, July 24, 2014 for street repairs. Detours will be marked accordingly. Please use caution and attention while driving in this area.
The Green River Area Development District has applied for Safe Communities of America designation. GRADD Executive Director Jiten Shah told the Messenger-Inquirer that the seven county district hopes to meet all the requirements and be awarded I the next six months.
A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) plans to restrict traffic for asphalt paving along US 231 in Ohio County on Wednesday, July 23. Paving along US 231 will run from near the KY 2718 intersection at mile point 6.928 extending northward to mile pint 9.939 near the US 62 intersection, a distance of 3.01 miles.
Kentucky authorities are looking for an escaped inmate in Hopkinsville. Kentucky State Police say 36-year-old Troy Lyons walked away from his work release detail around 11:30 Saturday night. He was last seen wearing a red and white sweat shirt, blue jeans and white tennis shoes.
The majority of Kentuckians want a statewide smoke-free law, tobacco free school campuses and mandatory physical education for school children. The snap shot of Kentuckians' views on health-related issues was commissioned by the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.
A Hawesville couple was charged Friday with growing marijuana and trafficking and manufacturing methamphetamine after an investigation by the Kentucky State Police. According to the Messenger-Inquirer, Robert C. Vanconey was charged with cultivating five or more marijuana plants, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (methamphetamine) and second-degree manufacturing methamphetamine.
CSX Railroad plans to close a section of KY 2155 in downtown Owensboro to update a rail crossing starting Monday, July 21. KY 2155/Breckenridge Street will be closed at mile point 2.685. This rail crossing is on the northbound one-way section of KY 2155 just north of the 9th Street intersection.
A Muhlenberg County woman is in jail after her ex-husband was found dead in a Central City home earlier this month. According to Kentucky State police, 61-year-old Brenda Hardin is now in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center after being released from the hospital Saturday morning. Police say Brenda Hardin was in ICU at Muhlenberg Community Hospital after taking several prescription medications.
In his remarks at the Owensboro Chamber of Commerce 2065 Summit on Thursday, KYTC District 2 Chief Engineer Kevin McClearn announced that the US 60 Extension Project will be ready for traffic as early as September.
A Cromwell man was arrested during a traffic stop in Ohio County. According to Kentucky State Police, Trooper Billy Begley along with Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Sergeant Dewel Miller stopped to check on a disabled vehicle on the Natcher Parkway. Upon making contact with Chad Snodgrass, the driver of the vehicle, Trooper Begley determined that Snodgrass had a suspended driver’s license.
Be part of the 12th annual Goodfellows Club/Luke Woodward Tennis Classic July 25-27 at Moreland Park. The tournament attracts about 150 participants each year and brings tennis players from around the region and out of state. The registration deadline is
Its the Raceway Fuel and Cromwell Radio Group Summer Car Giveaway! Stop by the Raceway on Hwy 60E to register for your chance at winning a bright red 2014 Chevy Spark! Register to win at the following locations: Beautiful You - 1724 Sweeney St. Bobb
Monday, July 14, 2014, will mark the start of the 12th annual Cops Cycling for Survivors group bicycle ride around Indiana. A departure ceremony will be held at 8:30 a.m. EDT at the Law Enforcement/Firefighter Memorial, adjacent to the State Capitol, in d
“The Mystical Melody Kings” will play this Friday, July 11 at Blue Heron Farm. This is a fund raiser for the Perry County Museum. Your donation at the door benefits the Museum in Cannelton, IN. Foods by "Rudy's Catering" and Wine
The "LOUDER THAN LIFE" festival will be held on Saturday, Oct. 4, and Sunday, Oct. 5 at Louisville Champions Park. BE LISTENING THIS SUMMER TO WIN TICKETS FROM 97X! Just SOME of the bands this year... Judas Priest Korn Stone Temple
On Friday, July 11, the Daviess County Public Library will launch their first bad movie retrospective, Schlock-orama! This four-week series will screen some of the finest missteps in cinematic history. We’ll be showing films dealing with the followi
Daviess County "hams" will join thousands of Amateur Radio operators who will be showing off their emergency capabilities this weekend. From 1PM Saturday, June 28th through 1PM Sunday, June 29th. Come out to the ball diamonds at
Spaghetti Dinner!!! At the Rome United Methodist Church in Rome, IN. Serving begins at 11:00AM June 8th. $5 Adult $3 Child Spaghetti Dinner comes with meat sauce, Salad, Bread, Drink, and a Dessert. Come out June 8th for some delici
Join us on Wednesday, May 28th at 10:30 am for the Veterans Memorial Dedication Ceremony at Trinity High School in Whitesville, KY. This ceremony will honor all veterans who attended any of the Catholic Schools in Eastern Daviess County, specifically Mary