Author: Deborah Highland

Tompkinsville woman killed in wreck

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A Tompkinsville woman was killed in a three-vehicle crash on the Cumberland Parkway Friday afternoon. Kentucky State Police Post responded at 1:30 p.m. to the Cumberland Parkway 8 mile-marker eastbound in Barren County. This collision resulted in the eastbound lanes shutting down.  A 2005 refrigerated box truck being operated Hiu Lin, 51, of Mason, Ohio was traveling east…

Kentucky Supreme Court blocks AG’s attempt to stop Beshear’s COVID-19 orders

FRANKFORT, Ky. – In an unanimous decision Friday, the Kentucky Supreme Court dealt a blow to Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron’s charge to undue Gov. Andy Beshear’s executive orders related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The state’s high court said Kentucky needs a consistent public health policy, and the state’s legislature has given the governor executive powers to issue such orders…

Man arrested after 2-year-old is shot in the leg

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A Bowling Green man is facing several criminal charges after a two-year-old child was shot in the leg in the man’s apartment. Warren County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to 150 Evon Way, Apt. 3 Thursday afternoon after someone reported a child being shot, according to a press release from the sheriff’s office. The child was taken…

Downtown will soon have two working clocks

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Time is on the move in downtown Bowling Green. In the 900 block of State Street in front of an accounting firm the old, iron Seth Thomas clock that hasn’t ticked in more than a decade will be moved to an area in front of the Warren County Courthouse and will be restored. Warren County Fiscal…

Man pleads guilty to killing grandparents, uncle

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A Scottsville man who killed his grandparents and an uncle in February 2018 pleaded guilty Monday to their murders. Edward Dilon Siddens, 30, was charged in the shooting deaths of his grandparents Jimmy Neal Siddens and Helen Siddens and his uncle Jimmy Neal Siddens II who were found dead outside of their rural Allen County home…

Woman seriously injured and found face down on roadway

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A woman was seriously injured early Tuesday morning at the intersection of Creekwoood Avenue and Russellville Road. Bowling Green police officers were called to the scene at 4:10 a.m. and found the woman face down on the road, Officer Ronnie Ward said. She was flown to a Nashville trauma center. Her condition has not been released….

Barren County man charged with 3 counts of attempted murder

GLASGOW, Ky. – A Barren County man is charged with three counts of attempted murder after deputies said he fired shots into a car driven by his wife and carrying two other people. At about 2:24 p.m., the Barren County Sheriff’s Office was called to 6039 Dripping Springs Road after a man said his wife stole his vehicle and attempted…

Texas man killed while running across interstate

FRANKLIN, Ky. – A Texas man died as he was trying to run across Interstate 65 in Simpson County early Monday morning. Otokini Wokoma, 23, of Temple, Texas was running across the middle lane of travel at about 3 a.m. near mile marker 10 on the northbound side of Interstate 65 when he was struck by a semi truck, according…

Two dead in Nashville Road shooting

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Two people died Wednesday afternoon after a shooting incident at Mobile Terrace Mobile home park on Nashville  Road. Bowling Green police were called at 2:46 p.m. to lot 56 after someone reported shots fired. When police arrived, they found Latravion D. Briggs, 20, shot in the head and deceased, Bowling Green Police Department spokesman Officer Ronnie…

Grand jury indicts man on murder charge

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. A Warren County grand jury Wednesday indicted Harold Bell in the April shooting death of Desmon Cunningham. Cunningham, 32, was found shot to death outside of his Woodford Avenue home in April. He died of a single gunshot wound. Bell is also accused in that same incident of shooting another man, Travious Russell, who sustained a single…