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Miscellaneous News concerning the Madison County, KY area.

KSP Investigates Triple Fatality Collision

The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was called just after 12:40 pm today in reference to a triple fatality collision on US-150, approximately 2 miles east of Stanford in Lincoln County.

The initial investigation indicates that a 2001 Hyundai Tiburon was traveling east on US-150 and attempted to pass another vehicle that was also driving east. When the Hyundai pulled into the oncoming lane of traffic, it collided head-on with a 1998 Toyota T-100 pickup. Continue reading KSP Investigates Triple Fatality Collision

OBITUARIES DEC. 31, 2017 – JAN. 7, 2018

Vester Parker

Vester Parker

Vester Parker, 77 years old passed from this life on January 4, 2018 at Hospice Compassionate Care Plus in Richmond Kentucky. He was born February 26, 1940 to the late Dennis and Helen Parker. Vester was a retired contractor. He was a member of the Owsley Fork Baptist Church for thirty-five years. He enjoyed attending church and organized the special music for the church. He was also the Sunday School Superintendent for many years. Continue reading OBITUARIES DEC. 31, 2017 – JAN. 7, 2018

Beshear: As Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Grow so do Lottery Scams

Andy Beshear

Kentuckians hoping to cash in on soaring Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots should also be on alert for increases in scam calls, emails and letters claiming they have won millions.

Attorney General Andy Beshear issued a Scam Alert today to help Kentuckians identify and avoid common lottery and sweepstakes scams. Continue reading Beshear: As Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Grow so do Lottery Scams