Wednesday, August 21, 2019

BDPD capture one of Ohio County’s ‘Most Wanted’

The Beaver Dam Police arrested a 40-year-old Rosine woman who was on the Ohio County Sheriff’s 10 Most Wanted list last week on the Western Kentucky Parkway. According to BDPD, officers received a call...

Man guilty of indecent exposure identified

On 05/30/2019 the Ohio County Sheriff’s Office began investigating a complaint of an adult male exposing himself to women at the Ohio County Fair Grounds in Hartford, Ky. After months of investigating and networking with neighboring agencies,...

U.S. 231 Road Work Reminder

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (Aug. 17, 2019) — As a reminder, a contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) plans a westbound traffic shift and restriction on the Wendell H. Ford Western Kentucky Parkway at the U.S. 231 Beaver...

‘In God We Trust’ to be displayed at schools

As students get back into their school routines, they will find the national motto displayed in their schools this year. The Kentucky General Assembly passed a new state law in March of this year...

Western Kentucky Parkway/U.S. 231 overpass rehab in Ohio County starts August 19

A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) plans to begin work at the Wendell H. Ford Western Kentucky Parkway/U.S. 231 Beaver Dam Exit 75 interchange in Ohio County starting Monday, August 19. The project, aimed at replacing...

Fugitive Arrested in Ohio County for Outstanding Warrants

McHENRY, Ky. (August 7, 2019)—Kentucky State Police troopers and U.S. Marshal’s Service were searching surrounding counties for fugitive Roger Burnett, who is wanted in Indiana for various felonies. Just after 8pm, the investigation led troopers to the 100...

County park is going to the dogs- New dog park expected to open this...

The Ohio County Park has broken ground on a dog park with hopes to be finished late this month. According to Park Director Beau Wright, work began for the dog park about two weeks...

Ohio County Yard Sales

YARD SALE: Children’s clothes, boys 0-24 months, girls 0-5T, tons of boutique shoes and newborn sleepers, lots of baby items, exercise equipment, womens and men’s clothes, 1001 Hillcrest Drive, Beaver Dam, Friday and Saturday,...

County makes recommendation to state for Flex Fund road money

Despite tabling the topic during the last regular meeting, the Ohio County Fiscal Court voted 5-1 to approve the list of roads to be recommended by the county for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s Rural Secondary Road Program...

Rochester Dam renovations benefit Ohio County

Renovations to the Rochester Lock and Dam No. 3 will begin in August and will take place on the Ohio and Muhlenberg County ends of the dam. According to Lynn Imaging, the construction plan...
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Laban Wesley Brown

BEAVER DAM-Laban Wesley Brown, 42, of Beaver Dam died Sunday August 18, 2019 in Butler County.  He was born in Louisville to the late Garland Brown and Judy Hagan House.  Laban was a mason by trade and...

Nadine (Roberts) West

Nadine West, 81 of Beaver Dam, passed away Sunday, August 18, 2019 at her home. She was born May 26, 1938 in McCreary County, Kentucky to the late Willard and Hazel King Roberts. Nadine was a homemaker.

Daniel “Danny” Neal

Hartford- Danny Neal, 68, passed away Friday, August 16, 2019, at OHRH in Owensboro.  He was born in Muhlenberg County on Feb. 20, 1951 son of the late Eck G. and Frances Robards Neal.

Grace Marilyn (Park) Marksberry

Grace Marilyn Park Marksberry, 83 of Russellville, died Saturday, August 17, 2019 at her home. Marilyn was born January 2, 1936 in Beaver Dam, Kentucky, the second daughter to Roscoe and Evelyn Park. She was a 1954...

Annetta Grimes

Annetta was born on May 17, 1945, and passed away on Friday, August 16, 2019. Annetta was a resident of Utica, Kentucky at the time of passing. Services will be 3:00...