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Student sent texts detailing planned SWHS massacre
The quick response by detectives and school officials ensured that no one was hurt Monday after a Southwestern High School student allegedly sent threatening text messages to other students over the weekend and off school grounds.
City of Burnside tweaks alcohol laws
Burnside held a couple of special meetings in the last few days designed to tighten up the city’s alcoholic beverage control laws.
Skeletal remains found in southern Pulaski
The remains of a western Pulaski County man who was reported missing last spring are believed to have been located this weekend by authorities.
Body of missing hunter recovered in Green River
Families in two different counties are in mourning after the bodies of two duck hunters were found by rescuers in the Green River area in western Kentucky.
Student charged with threatening to ‘shoot up’ SWHS
A local high school student has been charged with terroristic threatening after he allegedly sent text messages about detonating bombs at his school to a fellow student.
Hunter found dead at Green River
The body of one of two hunters reported missing this weekend in western Kentucky was discovered by officials Saturday, and the second hunter remains missing.
According to social media reports, the hunter who was still missing as of Saturday evening may be a Pulaski County resident.
Local woman donates kidney to member of her church
This Christmas has a very special meaning to one local woman who received the gift of life itself from the most unlikely of places.
Experts ‘satisfied’ after review of Wolf Creek Dam repairs
“We’re very pleased. It went as expected. There were no unexpected surprises.”
That about sums up what Don B. Getty, manager of the Wolf Creek Dam Rehabilitation Project, would say to a Commonwealth Journal reporter about the just-completed two-day final safety review of Wolf Creek Dam.
Man allegedly runs down sister, flees from police
A law enforcement pursuit in north Pulaski County resulted from a domestic dispute in which a local man allegedly hit his sister with a car Thursday.
According to the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department, Ty Rubin Bowling, 40, of Grundy Road, arrested on numerous criminal charges.
Study on unified government expected next month
The study report on unified city governments in Pulaski County will be a lengthy document – “ ... an interesting report with interesting conclusions and interesting recommendations,” according to Luke B. Schmidt of L.B. Schmidt and Associates, consultant for the $35,000 study.
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