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  1. Arsenic site found in Ohio County; state, feds investigateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Bbech tree news

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection are investigating a site in Ohio County where extremely high concentrations of the toxic element arsenic have been detected in the soil, state officials confirmed Wednesday. The site, at 209 Shinkle Chapel Road, is about six miles south of the Daviess County line, about a mile west of U.S. 231 and about five miles north of Hartford.

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  2. Meet and adopt sweet dogs rescued from a hoarderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Examiner.com

    Tri-County Animal Rescue continues to step up to save dogs in need and last week's trip to assist in "Operation New Day" became just that for 19 lucky dogs. This amazing, hard-working no-kill animal shelter in Boca Raton, Florida sent a crew all the way to Ohio County, Kentucky after seeing photos of dogs found there in a horrible animal hoarding case.

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  3. Dozens of Dogs Rescued from No. Kentucky Hoarding SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | WKJK-AM Louisville

    On Jan. 30, sheriff's deputies, animal control officers and the Animal Rescue Corps rescued 54 mixed-breed dogs living among trash and their own waste at a home in Whitesville, in Ohio County. The dogs' only water source was dirty rainwater that collected in broken buckets.

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  4. More than 50 dogs rescued from suspected hoarderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | WKRN

    The Wilson County Animal Control has taken in more than 50 dogs that were rescued from a suspected hoarder in Kentucky. They were found in filthy conditions in Ohio County, Kentucky earlier this week after their owner's trailer partially collapsed.

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  5. Kentucky State Penitentiary inmate stabbed multiple timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... say Eades is serving a life sentence for sodomy and first degree sexual abuse. His charges originate out of Ohio County, Kentucky. Kentucky State Police is investigating, according to the news release, and criminal charges are pending the outcome of ... 1 comment

  6. Cougars clip Eagles' wings, 51-45Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Grayson News Gazette

    Talon Gary found himself marked by three Ohio County defenders as he maneuvered for a shot in the lane. Gary scored a game-high 20 points and added seven rebounds in the Cougars' 51-45 win at Ohio County last Tuesday evening.

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  7. Top online stories of 2014: Murder Indictment in Beating DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Intelligencer

    An Ohio County grand jury on Jan. 13 indicted Craig Tyler Peacock, 22, of Clewiston, Fla., for murder in the Sept. 1 death of Wheeling Jesuit University student Kevin Figaniak.

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  8. Missing KY man found safe Tuesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    According to KSP, Wavy H. "Dub" Sandefur was found safe Tuesday morning. There are no details currently on where Sandefur was found or what exactly happened. Sandefur had last been seen leaving his home in Rosine in Ohio County, Kentucky driving his 2011 Red Toyota Venza Monday morning.

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  9. Golden Alert Issued For Ohio County ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    State police say Wavy Sandefur, 75, left his home in Ohio County early Tuesday morning and hasn't been seen since. State police say 75-year-old Wavy Sandefur, who also responds to "Dub" was last seen leaving his home in Rosine his 2011 Red Toyota Venza with a license plate 372-LDB.

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  10. Golden Alert issued for KY manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Wavy H. "Dub" Sandefur is described as 75-years-old, a while male, 5'08", 185 pounds, with brown eyes and gray hair. Sandefur was last seen leaving his home in Rosine in Ohio County, Kentucky driving his 2011 Red Toyota Venza bearing Kentucky vehicle registration 372-1DB His whereabouts and intended travels are currently unknown.

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  11. KSP Post 16 Hosts Shop with a Trooper in Ohio CountyRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    ... their families, KSP troopers, KSP telecommunicators, Beaver Dam Police Department, Hartford Police Department, Ohio County Sheriff's Department and Kentucky Probation and Parole met at the Beaver Dam Wal-Mart and were paired with these families. ...

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  12. Injury Collision on Tillford Drive and KY269 in Ohio CountyRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    Kentucky State Police responded to an accident with injuries on Tillford Drive and KY269 in Ohio County. Ms. Wright was operating a 2010 Dodge Caliber heading eastbound on Tillford Rd. attempting to turn left onto KY269.

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  13. Man with Outstanding Warrant Assaults EPD Officer During ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | WEHT

    Jeremy Miller, 36, was arrested around 3 a.m. Saturday. Police say he was wanted on a warrant out of Ohio County, Kentucky.

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  14. Lady Cougars ground Eagles 57-47Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    Maddie Stewart drove the baseline during the second half Thursday at Ohio County. Stewart had a double-double night with 20 points and 12 rebounds as the Lady Cougars beat Ohio 57-47.

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  15. Attorney General Complaint alleges mortgage customers of Major...Read the original story

    Dec 5, 2014 | Huntington News

    Attorney General Patrick Morrisey today announced he filed a lawsuit in Ohio County Circuit Court against an Ohio County businessman and his Wheeling-based businesses alleging they violated the Consumer Credit and Protection Act; the Mortgage Lender, Broker and Servicer Act; and the Safe Mortgage Licensure Act. The lawsuit alleges Mark Busack and his business, Major Savings Inc., misrepresented fees charged on consumers' credit cards for loan services, used deceptive advertising practices when trying to entice homeowners into refinancing their mortgages, unlawfully collected fees in advance of loans closing, ran their credit cards through That's Italian Specialty Foods, and other violations of state law.

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  16. Ohio County jail is state's oldestRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    From the outside, the Ohio County Detention Center's brick facade blends in among the buildings in downtown Hartford.

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  17. Danny CardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    A Kentucky man is facing several charges following a deadly accident in Ohio County. It happened shortly before midnight Tuesday at Old Leitchfield Road and Zion Church Road.

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  18. 1 Charged with Murder after Fatal CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    Kentucky State Police say 44-year-old Jimmy L. Carden of Fordsville wrecked his car just before midnight Tuesday in Ohio County. Trooper Corey King says Carden left the scene and was found a short time later.

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  19. Police reports for Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    ... posted $300 bond and given notice to appear in court. Freddie L. Swift, 36, of Grayville; 12:30 p.m. Wednesday; Ohio County, Kentucky, warrant; held at Lee County Jail. Biven Allen Fuqua, 27, of Cedar Lake, Indiana; 12:14 p.m. Wednesday; driving ...

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  20. OCSO Investigation leads to guns for drugs plot, arrest, search for suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Bbech tree news

    On September 30, 2014 the Ohio County Sheriff's Office received a call for service in reference to a burglary that took place in the 100 block of Church Street in Rockport, Kentucky. The victim stated handguns, rifles, shotguns, and jewelry were taken from the residence.

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