Author: WNKY Staff

Beshear provides Team Kentucky update regarding flooding

File PhotoFRANKFORT, Ky. – Gov. Andy Beshear provided an update Thursday on the floods in eastern Kentucky. According to a release by the governor’s office, the number of fatalities currently remains at 37. In addition, the release stated KSP has reported a search is continuing for two missing people. The release stated both of these numbers are subject to change….

UPDATE: KSP locates escaped inmate

RICHMOND, Ky. – The Kentucky State Police has found and apprehended Billy R. Lowe, an inmate that escaped on July 31, according to a social media post by KSP. Original Story The Kentucky State Police are searching for an inmate that escaped from a post in Richmond. According to a social media post by KSP, Billy R. Lowe, 43, of…

Two of four closed railroad crossings in Bowling Green reopened

(Source: City of Bowling Green)BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A release by the City of Bowling Green says CSX Transportation has reopened two railroad crossings. The railroad crossings at 12th Avenue and Robinson Avenue are now open after being closed for routine maintenance. According to the release, crossings at 11th Avenue and 13th Avenue will reopen Friday, Aug. 5. If you…

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 3 sends convoy to eastern Kentucky

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A team from Warren County’s division of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet are now in eastern Kentucky to help rebuild. Seven people left early this morning to deliver supplies and help rebuild infrastructure. “Our crews will be focused on digging those roads out and trying to make repairs as quickly as possible. Our first thing is to…

Two arrested on charges related to drug possession

GLASGOW, Ky. – Glasgow police have arrested two people on several drug charges. On Tuesday, the Glasgow Police Department responded to Grandview Avenue in reference to a complaint, according to a social media post by GPD. The post further stated officers received consent to search the residence, where they discovered marijuana, methamphetamine and a glass pipe. Kachina P. Price, 41,…