Area Breaking News

Sister Schubert’s to Expand, Add Employment in Horse Cave

Dinner roll producer plans installation of new baking line FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 31, 2018) –Sister Schubert’s Homemade Rolls Inc., a major producer of frozen dinner rolls, has announced a $50 million phase I expansion of its manufacturing operation in Hart County expected to create 72 full-time jobs. “It is a strong endorsement of the workforce in…

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Off-Road Tire Retreading Company to Add 75 Jobs in Glasgow

Locally owned business selects a Build-Ready certified site for new facility FRANKFORT, Ky. (Sept. 5, 2018) – Gov. Matt Bevin today announced Brad Ragan Recycling Inc., an off-road tire remanufacturing and retreading operation known locally as BR Retreading, selected a Build-Ready site in Glasgow for a new $6.6 million facility expected to create 75 full-time jobs. “BR…

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Fugitive tied to Western Kentucky

  August 5th, 2018 – U. S. Marshals Seek Pennsylvania Man Who Threatened President Contact: Supervisory Deputy Robert Clark Public Information Officer (215) 783-4548 (C) Eastern Pennsylvania Violent Crimes Fugitive Task Force U.S. Marshals Office of Public Affairs (703) 740-1699 PHILADELPHIA – The U.S. Marshals, FBI, and U.S. Secret Service are asking for the public’s…

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Call center growth in Warren County will support new retail client FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 3, 2018) – Customer engagement company Afni Inc. plans to create 86 full-time jobs as it invests nearly $316,000 in its Bowling Green call center to support new retail client, Gov. Matt Bevin announced today. “We are grateful to Afni for its commitment…

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Gov. Bevin Creates Economic Opportunity Commission

New commission combines Governor’s Office ofMinority Affairs and Governor’s Minority Employment, Business Affairs and Economic Development Council FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 3, 2018) – Gov. Matt Bevin today announced the creation of the Economic Opportunity Commission, which will be attached to the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development (KCED). The new Commission combines the Governor’s Office of Minority Affairs and…

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POLICE ASKING FOR HELP LOCATING MISSING AREA TEEN

City of Edmonton Police Department Metcalfe County Emergency Management The City of Edmonton Police Department and the Metcalfe County Emergency Management are asking for the publics assistance. They are looking for Amber Shirley, a white female, around 5’4” tall, weighing approximately 200 pounds, with dark brown hair and eyes. She has not been seen since…

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Hepatitis A outbreak in south-central Kentucky

The Barren River District Health Department (BRDHD) and the Kentucky Department for Public Health (KDPH) are recommending that residents of Warren County over the age of one year get vaccinated against hepatitis A, due to an ongoing outbreak. The current hepatitis A outbreak is occurring primarily within specific at-risk populations, including people who use illicit…

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Butler County unofficial election results

State Representative 17th District: Michael J. “ Mike” Wilson     433     14.68% Steve Sheldon                        1,167     39.56% David M. Graham                    324     10.98% Joey Franzell                        1,026     34.78% County Judge/ Executive: Richie Bratcher                       287       9.34% Tim Flener                               999      32.51% Bruce White                             829      26.98% Jeff…

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Three Horse Cave Residents Arrested on Multiple Counts of Criminal Mischief

Special to the News-Herald Horse Cave, KY (May 22, 2017)- Eleven vehicles, including a KSP patrol car, were vandalized in the Horse Cave community between Friday May 18th and Saturday, May 19, 2018.  Many home owners awoke to find that glass in their vehicles had been broken on Saturday morning.  Troopers’ Jonathan McChesney and Ronnie Reynolds…

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