Daily Archive: July 11, 2016

Jul 11

The Latest: Demonstrators shouting outside Hague tribunal

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Latest on an international tribunal’s ruling on the case filed by the Philippines against China’s claims in the South China Sea (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Rival demonstrators have tried to drown out one another in a shouting match outside the seat of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The …

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Jul 11

London Police Arrest two people for theft and meth

LONDON, Ky, (WTVQ) – On Saturday the London Police responded to a vehicle break-in call at the London Shopping Center. Police said someone had busted out a window of a vehicle and stole items inside. The London Police said there was surveillance footage in the Sourcecorp parking lost identifying the suspects. Several hours later police …

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Jul 11

Rain and storm chances return this week

Overview: Scattered rain showers and thunderstorm chances return for the week ahead, with warm and muggy conditions possible. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with the chance for an isolated rain shower across Southern Kentucky, with overnight low temperatures in the upper 60s. Tuesday will feature partly to mostly cloudy skies, with scattered rain showers and …

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Jul 11

Blue Grass Energy has planned outage Tuesday

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Blue Grass Energy has a planned outage in Madison County on Tuesday, July 12, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to make improvements to transmission lines. The outage will affect customers in the following areas: -Crooksville Road -Speedwell Road -Panola Road -Goodloe Chapel Road -Brassfield Road -Ogg Lane -Dreyfus Road -Bethleham …

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Jul 11

UPDATE: Suspect in missing couple’s murder arraigned

SPRINGFIELD, Ky. (WTVQ) – Craig Pennington, the man accused of murder in the disappearance of a northern Kentucky couple, was arraigned in Washington Co. on Monday. Pennington entered a not guilty plea.  His bond has been set for $2 million dollars.  He is, furthermore, barred from having any contact with the victim’s family. Pennington is …

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Jul 11

Trump held fundraiser in Lexington on Monday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- On Monday, Donald Trump held a campaign fundraiser at the Aviation Museum in Lexington. The private event sold tickets ranging from $250 dollars for general admission to $1,000 dollars to attend a reception.  Pictures with Trump were also offered for $5,400 dollars. Trump’s Kentucky appearance is only a scant week before the …

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Jul 11

Community prayer to be held in Lawrenceburg in wake of nationwide violence

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (WTVQ) – A community prayer is being held in Lawrenceburg on Monday evening, as organizers reflect on the shooting deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, as well as several Dallas police officers last week. The prayer will begin at 6:30 p.m. on the courthouse steps, at 151 South Main Street. The post …

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Jul 11

Pets Need Pals – Diane – Scott County Humane Society 7-11

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Janet Felts, from the Scott County Humane Society, brings Diane, a 2-month-old kitten to the studio in today’s “Pets Need Pals.” The post Pets Need Pals – Diane – Scott County Humane Society 7-11 appeared first on ABC 36 News. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

Jul 11

Sheriff: Wanted suspect attempted to run from deputy

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Madison Co. Sheriff says a traffic stop led to a short foot pursuit and two arrests on Saturday. According to the Sheriff, deputies patrolling on Battlefield Memorial Highway pulled over a 2008 Saturn at around 8:00 p.m.  During the traffic stop, deputies discovered that one of the people in the …

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Jul 11

Versailles bakery to bring 100’s of jobs

VERSAILLES, Ky. (WTVQ) –  If you have a sweet tooth, there’s good news in the Commonwealth – a new bakery is coming to Versailles. A company called “More than a Bakery” is building a new facility. The project will cost $57 million dollars, and is expected to bring in 310 new jobs. “More than a …

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