Man Injured After Crash Into Amusement Ride

(9/03/15) – An accident involving an amusement ride sent a Cloverport man to the hospital Wednesday night. According to Cloverport Police Chief Wagner Baskett, a 2013 Dodge was traveling along Main Street when the driver 43 year-old James C. Powell of Cloverport leaned over to pick up a soda bottle in the vehicle. When he looked up he was too close to a parked carnival ride. Powell did

Breckinridge Circuit Court-Division 1

9/2/2015—Division 1 of Breckinridge Circuit Court with Judge Bruce Butler met Wednesday.
Robert Edwards, 42, pleaded not guilty to charges of dispensing a controlled substance, 1st offense; possession of drug paraphernalia; and being a 2nd degree persistent felony offender.  A pre-trial conference was scheduled for September 16.
Susan Fix, 40, pleaded not guilty to

Bridge Work to Close Portion of KY 737

(09/02/15)- Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Contract Crews will begin a project to repair and widen the bridge on KY 737 at the Breckinridge and Grayson County line on Tuesday, September 8th.   This project will require closure of the road.  A detour will be established from KY 737 to KY 259 and back to KY 737.  Message boards have been in place for several days along bridge....

One-Vehicle Accident

(09/01/15)- A one-vehicle accident on Highway 105 south of Cloverport just before 7 Tuesday (09/01) morning left a Hardinsburg man with minor injuries. According to Breckinridge County Sheriff Todd Pate, a 2001 Suburban driven by 24-year-old Travis Rowland was southbound on 105 in the vicinity of Hardin Mills South Road when he swerved to avoid contact with a deer crossing the road. The SUV ran

Breckinridge County Grand Jury

8/31/2015—The Breckinridge County Grand Jury met Monday and returned three indictments.
Ashley Babb, 32, Big Spring was indicted on a charge of reckless homicide.  On June 1, 2013, Babb allegedly caused the death of Joshua Babb by the reckless handling and firing of a rifle.
John D. Norris, 45, Hardinsburg, was indicted on charges of theft by unlawful

Logging Accident Claims Life

A logging accident Friday afternoon claimed the life of a Falls of Rough man.

According to Breckinridge County Coroner Tim Bandy, the accident occurred at about 1:30 Friday afternoon, in an isolated area off Old Railroad Road at Falls Of Rough.  43-year-old Michael Craig Arnold was fatally injured when a tree he was cutting fell onto another tree and struck him.  He was...

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