Monday, April 22, 2019

Fraudulent medical billing scams targeting Kentuckians

Following reports from Kentuckians, Attorney General Andy Beshear has issued a scam alert to warn of medical billing scams targeting families. Louisville residents have reported a suspicious van driving around paying Medicaid participants $20...

Big Rivers receives governor’s safety and health award

Last week, Danny E. Davis, executive advisor for the Kentucky Labor Cabinet’s Department of Workplace Standards, visited Big Rivers Electric Corporation - Wilson Station in Centertown, to present a Governor’s Safety and Health Award.

Distillery to build new storage facility in Ohio County

The Ohio County Economic Development Alliance announced last week that it had reached an agreement with an Owensboro based bourbon distillery to build nine new storage facilities, known as rickhouses, in Ohio County which could result in...

OCSO scam alert

Ohio County Sheriff's Office has received some calls of advising of possible scammers in the area. The male subjects have stopped at different residences and asked about painting a barn or garage. The...

Amber Alert for Dawson Springs teen

An Amber Alert has been issued for 16-year-old Lauryn Sizemore of Dawson Springs. Lauryn was last seen at approximately midnight on March 30, 2019 inside her bedroom in Dawson Springs, Ky. At approximately 9:30 a.m....

Single vehicle fatality

Early Sunday morning March 31, Ohio County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle accident on the 3000 block of Hardinsburg Road in Fordsville. It appears that the vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. The...

Sheriff’s office releases additional information on abduction

The Ohio County Sheriff’s Office has further information to release regarding the attempted child abduction that took place on Wednesday March 27. The suspect vehicle is a white four door passenger car, possibly a...

Jenna Update

Jenna Gabrielle Fitzhugh, age 15 of Greenville is missing. She is approximately 5’5” tall, 124 pounds, and strawberry blonde hair. She was last seen on the night of Tuesday, March 26, at her residence on Fox Drive.

Attempted child abduction

Ohio County Sheriff’s Office is working a case of a possible attempted child abduction at the North Ohio County Park that is located west of Fordsville on State Route 54 W. This incident occurred Wednesday March 27.

Missing man found

Tuesday March 26, the body of a missing male from Beaver Dam KY was located in a ditch along the 600 block of S. Main Street in Beaver Dam. The body was identified as James Corey Roger,...
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W. Jean Ferguson

ROCKPORT -- W. Jean Ferguson 87, of Rockport, KY died Sunday April 21, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital .  She was born in Penrod, Kentucky to the late George Eldon and Anglee Myers Clark.  She worked as...

Judith “Judy” Elaine Moseley Aldridge

Judith “Judy” Elaine Moseley Aldridge, 74, of McHenry, Kentucky passed away on Friday, April 19, at Ohio County Healthcare Hospital. She was born on March 25, 1945 to Vernie A. Moseley and the late Reubena Stone Moseley....

Barbara Faye Francis

Barbara Faye Francis, 80 of Beaver Dam, earned her angel wings on Thursday, April 18, while under the loving and gentle nursing care of both Ohio County Hospital and Hospice of Ohio County with her loving husband...

Stephen “Steve” Keith Willis

Stephen “Steve” Keith Willis, 64, of Centertown, Kentucky passed away April 17, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He was born in Ohio County on July 13, 1954 to the late Troy Willis and Shirley Morris Willis. Steve...

Donald Rex Denton

Donald Rex Denton, 77, of Hartford, died Thursday, April 18, 2019, at his home.  He was an Air Force veteran and a former employee of Big Rivers and Walmart of Beaver Dam.  He was a Kentucky Colonel,...