Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Local News

November 13, 2012

Woman charged with endangering her daughter

ASHLAND — The following information was taken from Ashland Police Department reports:

Endangerment

‰Police on Monday arrested a woman on a felony endangerment charge after she was found to be driving under the influence of drugs with her juvenile daughter in the car.

Patricia A. Thompson, 38, of the 2900 block of Gibbs Court, was charged with second-degree wanton endangerment and driving under the influence following a traffic stop at 7:40 a.m. in an unspecified location on 29th Street, the APD said.

Thompson wasn’t listed on the Boyd County Detention Center’s inmate roster on Tuesday.

Theft

‰AK Steel on Monday reported the theft of copper valued at approximately $2,000 from the site of its closed coke plant.

‰Phillips Body Shop, 1950 Greenup Ave., on Monday reported someone stole all four wheels and tires from a 2005 Ford Escape parked on the lot of the business.

‰A woman living in the 4900 block of Sherwood Drive on Monday reported the theft of jewelry, a jar filled with change and a set of silverware, all valued at $15,300.

Criminal mischief

‰State Electrical Supply, 2528 Greenup Ave., on Tuesday morning reported someone had thrown a rock through one of its windows, causing about $1,000 damage.

KENNETH HART can be reached at khart@dailyindependent.com or (606) 326-2654.

1
Text Only
Local News
  • Local counties see drop in unemployment

    Boyd County was one of 117 counties that saw a decrease in its unemployment rate between June 2013 and June 2014.
     

    July 27, 2014

  • 0726bigboy.JPG Big Boy to open Aug. 11

    The long-awaited Frisch’s Big Boy restaurant will open Aug. 11, and when it does it will be business as usual from day one: the eatery will open its doors to the early breakfast crowd at 6:30.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • SOAR meeting at MSU Aug. 6

    Morehead State University and St. Claire Regional Medical Center will present Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers as part of a "Health Impact Series" under the new Shaping Our Appalachian Region initiative.
     

    July 27, 2014

  • MSU moving business admin. program online

    Morehead State University’s School of Business Administration has announced its bachelor of business administration degree in computer information systems has moved totally online beginning the fall 2014 semester.
     

    July 27, 2014

  • Thefts, fraud reported to APD

    The following information was taken from Ashland Police Department reports:
     

    July 27, 2014

  • Raceland couple join Peace Corps

    A couple from Raceland will travel to the Republic of Botswana on Aug. 10 to begin training as volunteers in the Peace Corps.

    July 27, 2014

  • Missing Boyd inmate returns to jail

    The Boyd County inmate who walked away from a work detail on Saturday turned himself back in to the Boyd County Detention Center on Sunday.

    July 27, 2014

  • 0728MoreheadMusic_1457.jpg Hills alive with Old Time Music

    The hills surrounding Morehead were alive again this weekend with the sounds of fiddles, banjos and deep Appalachian voices that help keep old time mountain music alive in a modern world.

    July 27, 2014 2 Photos

  • Bill Clinton coming to eastern Kentucky to stump for Grimes

    By RONNIE ELLIS
    CNHI News Service

    GLASGOW — Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes is again calling in the “Big Dog” in her quest to unseat five-term Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell.

    July 27, 2014

  • Tim Preston: Veterans, doughnuts, hog legs and jerky of squid: 7/27/14

    Are there any talented wreath makers reading this column?

    July 27, 2014