Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Local News

November 12, 2012

Thefts reported to APD

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

Theft

‰A resident of the 3200 block of Simpson Road reported the theft of a laptop computer worth $220. The resident said the computer went missing when a visitor left his home.

‰Tri-State Regional Cancer Center reported stolen prescription blanks and said the blanks had been in a metal lock box that was stolen. The blanks were for controlled substance prescriptions.

‰A man reported the theft of his metal mail box and post from his rental property in the 500 block of Cherrington Street. The man named a suspect.

‰Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital reported the theft of a company Toyota Tacoma pickup.

‰Kroger reported the theft of merchandise worth $38.89. The store named a suspect.

‰A resident of the 4800 block of Richardson Road reported the theft of a shotgun in a brown case, a rifle in a black case with camo sling and medication. The value of the stolen items was $700. The thief got into the victim’s unlocked vehicle and took the guns and medicine.

‰A man reported the theft of a stove, refrigerator, window air conditioner, garage door opener and antique stove from a rental property in the 4200 block of Blackburn Avenue. He told police his tenant took the items when he vacated the property. Police have a suspect.

‰A West Virginia woman reported the theft of her car registration card with the renewal decal still attached when the car was parked at her daughter’s home on Forest Avenue.

‰Walmart reported five occurrences of shoplifting, with the total amount of the stolen merchandise being $782. Police have suspects.

‰A resident of the 200 block of 16th Street reported the theft of $50 in cash, a case of beer, a cell phone and charger from his residence. The value of the stolen items was $72.

‰A resident of the 3200 block of Holt Street reported the theft of a cell phone worth $200. The phone was stolen from his residence.

Receiving

stolen property

‰The Lawrence County Sheriff’s office reported that a laptop computer reported stolen in Louisa had turned up at Tri-State Pawn in Ashland. Police have a suspect.

Terroristic

threatening

‰Two women in the 2300 block of Crooks Street told police a man had threatened to kill them.

Burglary

‰A firm in the 400 block of 21st Street reported the theft of a desktop computer and monitor worth $600. The thief pried open a door to get in the building, doing $500 worth of damage to the door.

‰Burglars stole scaffolding and roofing supplies from a storage garage in the 2200 block of Winchester Avenue.

1
Text Only
Local News
  • 0425M&Mcontinues.jpeg Downtown lunch with the arts continues at noon today

    Born with a love of traditional country music that could only belong to a truck-driver’s daughter, and growing with dreams of living lessons through Loretta Lynn songs, Canadian-born singer Crystal Shawanda has more recently added the inspirations of ladies including Aretha Franklin, Koko Taylor, Big Mama Thornton, Tina Turner and the mighty Janis Joplin to her shows — including her open-air appearance on Judd Plaza downtown starting at noon today.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Local briefs: 4/25/14

    The city’s annual Arbor Day tree seedling giveaway will take place from noon to 6 p.m. today, or until all seedlings are gone, whichever comes first, at Central Park.

    April 24, 2014

  • Grimes goes on attack over McConnell jobs comment

    Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate Alison Lundergan Grimes is castigating incumbent Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell for telling a Beattyville newspaper editor that it’s not his job to bring jobs to Lee County.

    April 24, 2014

  • City to seek proposals for floating restaurant

    The Ashland Board of City Commissioners on Thursday voted to advertise for proposals to locate a floating restaurant on the city’s riverfront.

    April 24, 2014

  • Luallen says no to 2015 governor’s race

    After months of deliberation, former state Auditor of Public Accounts Crit Luallen announced Thursday she will sit out the 2015 race for governor.

    April 24, 2014

  • BREAKING: APD probes gun report near Blazer campus

    April 24, 2014

  • Judge denies renewed motion to dismiss Rosen lawsuit

    A judge has refused to dismiss a former Boyd district and circuit judge’s lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a law that affects his ability to run for re-election this fall.
    In an order entered on Friday, Franklin Circuit Judge Thomas D. Wingate denied a renewed motion to dismiss by current Boyd Circuit Judge George W. Davis III, an intervening respondent in the suit filed in January by Marc I. Rosen.

    April 23, 2014

  • Ashland football players join special-needs students for prom

    The purple chiffon gown and the sparkling tiara are back in the closet four days after the big dance, but Karina McBride still hasn’t stopped talking about Saturday night — the decorations, boys bringing her cups of punch, her first kiss (on the cheek, her mother hastens to interject), and dancing the night away at her first prom.
    “She’s been flying high since that night,” said Michele Woods, who is Karina’s mother and who brought together friends and volunteers to organize a prom for special needs students.

    April 23, 2014

  • Concrete pouring at Putnam

    Workers are pouring concrete foundations at Putnam Stadium and once those are dry and cured will be ready to install seats at the historic arena.
    The workers are putting in 12-hour shifts to keep on schedule to complete the stadium’s reconstruction in time for this fall’s football opener, said site supervisor Craig Chinn of Trace Creek Construction.
    The most visible work is happening on the home-team side of the stadium, where workers Tuesday were setting forms for the cylindrical concrete piers that will support the seats. Once those are poured, cured and inspected they will add the seats.

    April 23, 2014

  • Unique races for Carter magistrates

    Carter County magistrate ballots are full of candidates eager to represent constituents in each of the five districts that make up the county’s fiscal court.
     

    April 23, 2014

Featured Ads
Seasonal Content
AP Video
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
AP basketball
SEC Zone