RICHMOND — Children of all ages came to the Valentine's party Monday at the Madison County Public Library-Richmond to make custom valentines and play “crazy Valentine games.
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Bryan M. Mangan
Man indicted in I-75 wreck that killed two
Bryan M. Mangan, 56, of South Bend, Ind., was indicted on six counts of first-degree wanton endangerment, tampering with physical evidence and operating on a suspended license.
Man charged with reselling employer’s equipment
A man who worked for a local satellite TV company has been charged with ordering extra equipment and selling it online.
Charles William Hensley, 39, of Manchester, worked for the Multiband Corporation at its Richmond office, according to a Richmond police report.
Multiband maintains DIRECTV’s installations, service and upgrades for single-family homes in 20 states and commercial sites nationwide.
Saturday is National Drug Take-Back Day
A nationwide initiative to dispose of prescription drugs in a safe manner will take place Saturday.
Three Madison County sites are available for residents to get rid of their unused, unneeded or expired prescription drugs as part of the eighth annual National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day:
• Richmond Police Department, 1721 Lexington Road, box is outside by the front door.
• Kentucky State Police Post 7, 699 Eastern Bypass, across from the EKU stadium, box is inside at the front door.
Retro Radio Revue
“Stan O’Donnell’s Retro Radio Revue,” presented by Rose Barn Theatre, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Gillum’s Sports Lounge in the Richmond Mall.
The production focuses on the performers of the show and the follies and chaos that take place as the unexpected ensues. Local musical performers from Madison County will be showcased throughout the production.
Gillum’s will provide a full menu service and cash bar beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Tickets for the show are $15 and available at the door or in advance at www.rosebarntheatre.org.
The event is a fundraiser for the nonprofit arts organization.
Luallen says no to 2015 governor’s race
After months of deliberation, former state Auditor of Public Accounts Crit Luallen announced Thursday she will sit out the 2015 race for governor.
The announcement disappointed friends and associates who see Luallen as an able and experienced administrator — she served in six gubernatorial administrations — but also someone with the character and integrity to restore confidence in government.
- Man indicted in I-75 wreck that killed two
OVC FOOTBALL: Making a difference a world away
For years, EKU football coach Dean Hood had seen the television commercials for organizations seeking to raise funds for people from the world’s most impoverished places.
OVC FOOTBALL: Colonels set to wrap up spring practice
The Colonels will wrap up spring practice today at Roy Kidd Stadium with the team’s annual Maroon-White Game.
H.S. SOFTBALL: Lady Patriots top Williamsburg for third-straight victory
The Lady Patriots put together another impressive offensive effort on Wednesday against Williamsburg at EKU.
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Beef Cattle Association field day is Thursday
Make plans to attend the Madison County Beef Cattle Association field day on Thursday from 5 to 7:30 p.m. The event will take place at the farm of Dr. Eugene Bowling, 1437 Barnes Mill Road in Richmond. Signs will be posted.
This meeting qualifies as a CAIP educational component.
- Eat local and eat with the seasons
- Proper care enables planting of Easter lilies
- Beef Cattle Association field day is Thursday
Education a priority? Don’t believe it
They did it – more or less.
They got a budget, they got a road plan and they got out of town on time.
- Did you miss small business health-care tax credit?
- Compromise is not that simple
- Education a priority? Don’t believe it