Two Men Burglarize Church

Two Men Burglarize Church Deputies say two men burglarized a church in Laurel County.Deputies arrested Leonard Jones and Vernon Wilson on Saturday. Surveillance footage led deputies to the suspects.Deputies say they burglarized Hazel Patch Church, and caused more than $1,000 in damage to the doors.Jones was charged with burglary, criminal mischief, possession of a…

Time For Winter Preparedness

Time For Winter Preparedness Now is the time to prepare for whatever winter may bring and the National Weather Service offices that serve the state of Kentucky along with the Kentucky Weather Preparedness Committee and Kentucky Emergency Management have designated December 1-7 as Winter Weather Awareness Week across the Commonwealth. Each year, dozens of…

KY Folklife Program Looking For Submissions

KY Folklife Program Looking For Submissions The Kentucky Folklife Program at Western Kentucky University is looking for proposals for articles and other pieces documenting Kentucky’s folklife.The program said in a news release that this is the first call for proposals for the multimedia digital publication and said the magazine “explores the diversity of expressive…

Former Finance Director Pleads Guilty To Embezzlement

Former Finance Director Pleads Guilty To Embezzlement The former finance director of the Northern Kentucky Convention and Visitors Bureau has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $4 million from the agency.Citing the Kenton County Commonwealth’s Attorney, The Kentucky Enquirer reports that Bridget Johnson admitted to using her position to send checks from the bureau’s…