Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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October 3, 2007

Local briefs: 10/04/07

Accident victim ID’d as Ashlander

ASHLAND - Police have identified the man killed in an early morning car accident Tuesday as Robert L. Nunley III of Ashland.

Nunley, 42, was a passenger in a car driven by his wife, Gladys Nunley, who lost control in a curve in the 3400 block of Blackburn Avenue, according to police.

Robert Nunley was pronounced dead at the scene by Boyd County Deputy Coroner Mark Hammond.

Gladys Nunley was treated by paramedics and flown to Cabell Huntington Hospital and admitted in fair condition.

The accident remains under investigation by Ashland Officer Mike Hogsten and crash reconstructionists Ryan Conley and Tony Floyd.

End-of-season ‘Melodies’ Friday

ASHLAND - The grand finale for the summer music of “Melodies and Masterpieces” will be Friday during First Friday events.

Part of Winchester Avenue will be closed for performances by Angie Hall at 6 p.m. and Jeff Ellis and his band at 7 p.m.

Many downtown restaurants, shops and galleries will be open from 5 to 9 p.m. for First Friday.

New restaurant to open at Kyova

ASHLAND - Red’s Country Barbecue will open at 11 a.m. Saturday at Kyova Tri-State Mall across from Steve & Barry’s.

The new restaurant is operated by owners Jason and Tara Iams, a local couple with 24 years of combined experience in the food service industry.

Red’s will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 8 p.m. Sunday. For more information call (606) 928-1090.

Craft show this weekend at park

ARGILLITE - Greenbo Lake State Resort Park will host a craft show Saturday and Sunday.

There will be baskets, crochet, woodwork, candles, ceramics, painting, quilting and more. The show will run from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

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