December 20, 2012
JOHNNIE WALKER WORRELL Johnnie Walker Worrell, 87, widower of Irene Miller Worrell, passed away, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, in Richmond. He was a former employee of GTE Sylvania in Winchester and Okonite Cable in Richmond. He is survived by three children: Diana Stevenson (Lee) of Knoxville, Tenn., Jonnie Lyn Watson (Gary) of Guntersville, Ala., and Steve Worrell (Janice) of Richmond. Also surviving are three grandsons, four granddaughters, six great-grandchildren, three brothers, one sister, and a host of other relatives.
July 25, 2012
Police arrested a Richmond man after he allegedly assaulted a Winchester female. Frank Doyle Hurt, 45, was charged Friday with second-degree rape for the incident in Winchester, according to court documents. The incident was reported on July 16 when the female said Hurt entered her bedroom, ripped her clothes off and had sex with her. He then apologized, and left the residence, according to documents. The female told police she waited for her father to get home, and he took her to Clark Regional Medical Center for treatment and an examination.
October 17, 2011
FRANKFORT - Richmond has been selected to be part of the Kentucky Civil War Heritage Trails, a new state program to help visitors and residents understand how the conflict shaped the commonwealth as the nation observes the Civil War's 150th anniversary. Fifty-four sites around the state make up the initial group of attractions on the Civil War Heritage Trails, announced Oct. 1 by Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet Secretary Marcheta Sparrow. The selected sites are ready to receive visitors, have historical interpretation and are near to major routes for both in-state and out-of-state travelers.
August 7, 2013
The I-75 Connector Citizens' Advisory Committee will meet Thursday, Aug. 8, to provide members an opportunity to ask questions about and to comment on the four zones that were announced several weeks ago, with a public-comment portion to follow. The meeting will take place at B. Michael Caudill Middle School, located at 1428 Dr. Robert R. Martin Bypass, in Richmond. There will not be a similar meeting in Jessamine County, according to Nancy Wiser with Wiser Strategies.
August 17, 2011
RICHMOND - Kentucky State Police Major Edward L. Johnson worked for more than a decade to earn the commander position at the post that covers his Boyle County home. But after less than four years, duty and a promotion have called him from Post 7 in Richmond to Frankfort. Johnson began his assignment Tuesday as major in charge of the Technical Services Division of the Forensic Laboratory Troop. “It's always difficult to leave home, and it took me 14 years after I left the first time to get back,” he said.
August 5, 2011
Mike and Vicki Leake of Danville are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Samantha Jane, to Brian Jones, son of Jimmy and Teresa Jones and Chris and Linda Chandler, all of Richmond, Va. The couple were married May 14 in Richmond, Va. Samantha is a graduate of Sweet Briar College and is senior human resources coordinator for Patient First Health Care System in Richmond. Brian served in the United States Navy for 12 years, is a graduate of the Las Vegas Culinary Institute and currently is working toward a civil engineering degree at Old Dominion College.
January 24, 2008
The following are pictures from Dean Hood's introductory press conference held on Tuesday in Richmond.
March 21, 2012
Michael Gordon Masters, 57, of Richmond, died Monday. Arrangements are pending at Ramsey Funeral Home, Lancaster.
March 21, 2004
Worthington-Warner Deidre Laine Worthington and John Martin Warner were married Feb. 21 at Immanuel Baptist Church by Harold Best. Devon Worthington of Harrodsburg served as maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Kayla Perry of Waynesburg, JoHannah McKinney, Heather Watts and April Dixon, all of Harrodsburg, and Katie Holderman of Danville. Flowergirl was Taylor Dixon of Harrodsburg. Spencer Warner of Harrodsburg was best man. Groomsmen were Keith Dean, Clayton King, Josh Hazelwood, Kenny Cheek, Jordan Goodpaster, Frankie Price, Lee Baker, Jay Cheek and Logan Lynn, all of Harrodsburg, and Kody Cloud of Danville.
January 23, 2013
Betty Jane Scott, 57, of Richmond, died Friday, Jan. 18, at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. Born Monday, March 21, 1955, in Boyle County, Â¿ Betty was the daughter of Almeda Curtsinger of Danville. She enjoyed making jewelry, reading all kinds of books and collecting crystal rocks. Other survivors include her husband, Ron Scott of Richmond; a daughter, Michelle Scott of Richmond; a stepdaughter, Leighann Mott of Richmond; a granddaughter, Angel Alexander; two step grandchildren, Savanna and Colton Hunter Mott; and her mother-in-law, Mary Scott.