●Taking Control of Your Diabetes will be March 7, 14th and 21st at 6:00 pm at the Extension Office. Have you recently been diagnosed with diabetes and want to receive diabetic recipes? Are you wondering what carbohydrates are and why you need to monitor them? Do you have a family member who needs help? Taking Control of Your Diabetes will provide you with information to help you understand and control your diabetes. What is your A1C and why is it important? FREE & open to the public! You must call the office at 598-2789 to register.
RICHMOND, Ky. (March 2, 2017) – The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post, which provides coverage for Madison, Clark, Estill, Lee, Owsley, Jackson, Mercer, Boyle, Lincoln, Garrard and Jessamine counties, will be conducting periodic traffic safety checkpoints at locations approved by the Kentucky State Police Policy and Procedures Manual.
Laurel County, KY - Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Deputy Larry Parrott investigated a four vehicle - six person injury traffic crash which occurred on US 25 approximately 6 miles south of London on Tuesday evening February 28, 2017 at approximately 5:21 PM.
Harlan, Ky. (March 1, 2017) – On February 24, 2017 at approximately 2:45 p.m. Kentucky State Police, Post 10 Harlan received a call that a female inmate at the Harlan County Detention Center had become unconscious while in her cell.
Senator McConnell Comments on President Trump’s Executive Order on Waters of the United States Regulation
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) made the following comments Tuesday regarding President Donald Trump’s executive order directing the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers to begin a formalized review of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) regulation:
UPDATE from the Laurel County Sheriff's Office on March 6, 2017:
Laurel County, KY - Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Sgt. Robbie Grimes is investigating a missing 16-year-old juvenile case.
LANCASTER, Ky. (March 1, 2017) — On February 28, 2017, at approximately 7:08 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Roger D. Davis, 22, on charges related to distribution and possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.
Laurel County, KY - Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Deputy Brandon Broughton along with Sgt. Brett Reeves investigated a two vehicle injury traffic crash with six injuries which occurred on I- 75 approximately 10 miles north of London on Tuesday afternoon February 28, 2017 at approximately 12:08 PM.
Laurel County, KY - Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Deputy Larry Parrott arrested Kristi Hicks age 34 of Hicks Hollow Rd., Manchester on Monday night February 27, 2017 at approximately 6:56 PM.