Russell Springs, Ky. (April 17, 2019) – Trooper Jonathan Carlock is investigating a single vehicle fatal collision that occurred Tuesday morning at approximately 9:41AM CST five miles north of Russell Springs on US 127. Walter R. Parsons, age 59 of Stanford was operating a northbound 2013 Nissan Juke when he dropped off the shoulder of the roadway, overcorrected, struck an embankment, and overturned several times. Parsons was ejected from the vehicle. He was transported to the Russell County Hospital where he was pronounced deceased a short time later. Trooper Carlock was assisted at the scene by Trooper Martin Wesley, Russell County EMS, and the Russell County Sheriff’s Department.
The Adair County Fiscal Court will have a Special Called Fiscal Court meeting Thursday, April 18, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. CT in the basement of the Adair County Courthouse Annex Building located at 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY 42728. The public is invited to attend.
ADAIR COUNTY FISCAL COURT
SPECIAL CALLED MEETING
THURSDAY, APRIL 18, 2019@ 4:00 P.M.
ADAIR COUNTY ANNEX BASEMENT
424 PUBLIC SQUARE, COLUMBIA, KENTUCKY 42728
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
CALL TO ORDER
The Adair County Fiscal Court will have a Budget Committee meeting on Thursday, April 25, 2019, at 3:30 P.M. CT in the Adair County Courthouse Annex located at 424 Public Square, Columbia, KY 42728. This meeting is open to the public.
Indictments are legal accusations and do not determine guilt or innocence.
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(Cumberland County, KY April 16, 2019) - On Sunday, April 14, 2019 around 9:00PM CST, Kentucky State Police, Post 15 received a third party call reporting 49 year old, Tommy Thrasher of Burkesville was holding his wife and daughter hostage, refusing to let them leave. Upon units arrival Stacy Thrasher and her juvenile daughter were able to safely exit the residence and taken to a safe location. On Monday, April 15, 2019 at approximately 1:26PM CST, Trooper Allen Shirley arrested Tommy Thrasher one mile north of Burkesville on Scotts Ferry Rd and charged him with Unlawful imprisonment 1stdegree, terroristic threatening 3rd degree, and menacing. Thrasher was lodged in the Adair County Regional Jail.
Adair County Judge Executive Gale Cowan’s office will be closed to celebrate Good Friday on Friday, April 19, 2019. Everyone have a blessed and Happy Easter!
The Columbia-Adair County Chamber of Commerce will be closed on Friday, April 19, 2019, in observance of Good Friday.
Green River Animal Shelter, Adair County Recycling, and the Adair County Road Dept. will be closed to celebrate Good Friday on Friday, April 19, 2019. Everyone have a blessed and Happy Easter!
Six people escaped serious injury early Sunday as high winds caused a tree to come crashing down on a cabin at the Lake Cumberland State Resort Park, according to state park officials.
Three children inside the cabin were taken to Russell County Hospital, one by private vehicle and two via Russell County EMS, according to Russell County Emergency Management Director HM Bottom. A woman staying at the cabin was also taken to the hospital for observation after having chest pains. Those inside the cabin, which was knocked from its foundation by the falling tree, were pulled to safety through a window, according to officials.
The South Russell Fire Department, Russell County EMS, the Kentucky State Police, state park personnel, local emergency management and other local law enforcement responded to the scene.
Winds Sunday also caused damage to docks at several local marinas on Lake Cumberland but no injuries were reported in those incidents.
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Joshua Posey, Knob Lick, burglary 3rd, theft by unlawful taking, possession of burglary tools;
Ronald T. Perry, Knob Lick, burglary 3rd, theft by unlawful taking, possession of burglary tools, being a persistent felony offender;
Williard S. Flickner, Glasgow, burglary 3rd, theft by unlawful taking, possession of burglary tools, being a persistent felony offender;
Mercedes N. Luttrell, Columbia, possession of methamphetamine 1st, possession of drug paraphernalia, giving a police officer false identification;
Tyler L. Nichols, Greensburg, possession of a controlled substance 1st, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana;
Michelle A. Taylor, Greensburg, possession of methamphetamine 1st, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance 2nd, illegal possession of a legend drug, possession of marijuana;
Adrian Hagerty, robbery 1st, burglary 1st, assault 2nd, theft by unlawful taking;
Colby Jackson Blair, Edmonton, robbery 1st, burglary 1st, assault 2nd, theft by unlawful taking;
Gregory D. Thompson, Campbellsville, being a convicted felon in possession of a handgun.
AN INDICTMENT IS ONLY A LEGAL ACCUSATION NOT IMPLYING GUILT OR INNOCENCE.
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Washington County, KY (April 15, 2019) – Trooper Weston Sullivan is investigating a single vehicle injury collision that occurred on April 14th, 2019 at approximately 11:36 AM EST on Gordon Ford Lane in Willisburg. William Keeling, age 51 of Springfield was operating a 1986 Honda Motorcycle, east bound on Gordon Ford Lane when he hydroplaned, lost control and left the roadway. Keeling was transported by EMS to Flaget Memorial Hospital in Bardstown where he was treated for non life threatening injuries. Trooper Sullivan was assisted on the scene by Washington County Sheriffs Office and Willisburg Fire and Rescue.