Daviess County

PUBLIC DOMAIN, WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

  Investigators are releasing the name of the suspect who was shot to death by a Kentucky State Police trooper Monday in Daviess County.

GREEN RIVER AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT, via WKYU

A few hundred senior citizens in the Green River region are on a waiting list for home-delivered meals because of tightened state and federal budgets. 

Daviess County Emergency Management

  Much of Smothers Park along the Owensboro riverfront remains under water from recent rains and floodwaters. The Ohio River crested near 48 feet on Tuesday, about eight feet above flood stage.

DAVIESS COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

Much of Smothers Park along the Owensboro riverfront remains under water from recent rains and floodwaters. The Ohio River crested near 48 feet on Tuesday, about eight feet above flood stage.

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The Homeless Council of the Ohio Valley is making it easier for those who need emergency shelter during the winter months to get to the right place. 

via www.kcjea.org

Daviess County Fiscal Court has unanimously passed a resolution that supports separating the County Employees Retirement System - or CERS - from the Kentucky Retirement System.

MAPIO.NET via WKYU

An Owensboro man is leading an effort to move a Confederate statue off the Daviess County Courthouse lawn.

GREATER OWENSBORO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

A California-based customer service company locating an office in Owensboro has already hired nearly one-quarter of the 840 employees it plans to have in Daviess County.

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State police have issued a warning about counterfeit bills being circulated in western Kentucky.

David Osborne, via WKYU

Twenty-eight years ago, as a Daviess County sheriff’s deputy, David Osbourne went to the home of Darrell Perry to serve an eviction notice.  Perry had never been on the radar of local police, so Osbourne thought serving him with papers would be routine business.

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