Author: Candace Price

Teen Angel collecting donations for youth in need

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-The Warren County community is coming together to help teens in need enjoy a happy holiday season. Volunteers with the Teen Angel Program were ringing bells and holding decorated tin cans outside of the Starbucks on Scottsville Rd. on Friday. They’ve been out there since 6 a.m. collecting money and gift cards, which will help purchase Christmas gifts…

Local woman’s family honors her memory by donating to animal shelter

MORGANTOWN, Ky.- When someone passes away usually flowers are donated. Well, 53-year old Kimberly Sanson Baxter loved animals. So instead of flower donations at her funeral, her family members asked for money to help out a local animal shelter. Wednesday Morning a check for $3,800 was presented to the Butler County Animal Shelter, where the they are badly in need…

Cave City Bar hosting donation drive after mother killed in fatal wreck

CAVE CITY, Ky.- A community is mourning the loss of a 19-year old Park City woman who died in a fatal wreck Monday morning. Jacie Smith leaves behind a 12-month-old baby girl. Smith was with her daughter driving along New Bowling Green Road in Glasgow yesterday, when authorities say her car side-swiped another car before striking a tree. Smith unfortunately…

Local shops on the square in need of holiday business boom

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-Small businesses surrounding Fountain Square Park are hoping to get a holiday boost, after taking a hit during months of construction in downtown Bowling Green. Businesses on the square offer everything from CBD to classic vinyl records, Rick Raque owns Candle Maker’s on the Square. “This has been going on for well over a decade. We’ve got really…

Lisa’s 5th Street Diner offering free Thanksgiving meal

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-For those without family around, or who just can’t afford a Thanksgiving meal,  head over to Lisa’s 5th Street Diner in Bowling Green on Thursday. The restaurant will be offering free Thanksgiving meals to everyone. They’ll be serving all the holiday staples including turkey, ham, dressing, green beans and mash potatoes. It’s a full spread and there’ll be…

Bowling Green FOP hands out food baskets for Thanksgiving

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-Those struggling to afford a Thanksgiving Meal in our community are getting some extra help from the Fraternal Order of Police. Turkeys, eggs, milk and bread are just some of the items found in the boxes that went out for delivery Monday morning. It’s enough food for those in need to have a proper meal this Thanksgiving holiday,…

Students learn about job opportunities at SCK Launch

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Taking the question, ‘what do you want to be when you grow up’ to the next level. middle schoolers from around the region got hands-on experience exploring future career opportunities at this year’s South-Central Kentucky Launch. It was the fourth year that the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce has put on the SCK Launch. The…

Med Center Health has food drive for Salvation Army

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-Med Center Health has surpassed their collection goal at their annual food drive on Thursday. Stuff the Turkey took place from 8 a.m. to noon at the Medical Center at Bowling Green. They collected cans, cereal and other non-perishable food items to donate to The Salvation Army. Droves of people showed up to drop off food all morning…

Bowling Green has potential location for KY Real ID office

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-Bowling Green has been selected as one of 12 locations to start issuing Kentucky Real ID’s beginning in 2020. Reportedly the Bowling Green office will be located at the Stadium Park Plaza. Both Mayor Bruce Wilkerson and Warren County Court Clerk Brandi Duvall have commented on the potential location. However, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet was unable to confirm…