Three from Albany involved in wreck in Jamestown

Posted July 20, 2016 at 2:06 pm

by Derek Aaron

Editor, Times Journal

A Russell County man remains hospitalized at the UK Medical Center following a three-vehicle wreck in southern Russell County on Friday afternoon.

Russell County Chief Deputy Nick Bertram continues to investigate the crash that happened at 3:30 p.m. Friday, approximately five miles south of Jamestown on U.S. 127.

Leonard D. Mann, 19, of Jamestown was southbound in a 2008 Dodge Avenger and attempted to pass another vehicle pulling a camper. In doing so, Mann collided head-on with a northbound 2002 Toyota Tacoma truck being driven by 36-year-old Michael Thurman of Albany. The initial impact resulted in Mann’s car then striking a second northbound vehicle, a 1999 Dodge Dakota, driven by

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    Clinton Grand Jury Convenes

    Posted July 20, 2016 at 2:12 pm

    The new Clinton County Grand Jury convened in regular session last Thursday, July 14 and handed down the followed indictments in open Clinton Circuit Court:

    * Ashley A.. Booher, the alleged offenses of possession of a controlled substance

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    Water pressure issue discussed at length

    Posted July 13, 2016 at 8:18 pm

    Albany City Council discussed ways to alleviate water pressure problems in the Bald Rock area last Tuesday evening, July 5 at its regular monthly meeting. There was a limited agenda with five of six members present.

    At the start of the half-four

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    Local non-partisan races will be on fall ballot

    Posted July 13, 2016 at 8:18 pm

    The November general election is still almost four months away. However, there are some local non-partisan races that will be on the ballot this fall as well, and the deadline for potential candidates seeking the total of nine seats is quickly approaching.

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    Storms bring needed rain, minor damage

    Posted July 13, 2016 at 8:18 pm

    Clinton County and the entire south central Kentucky region was in need of rain at the start of July after a hot and mostly dry month of June and they got the rain they needed and then some all last week, including several strong storms that

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    County budget passed on split vote

    Posted July 6, 2016 at 8:10 pm

    Clinton County Fiscal Court, meeting in special session last Thursday morning, June 30, approved and adopted the 2016-17 fiscal year budget in the total amount of $4,761,898.

    As with first reading held earlier in June, the budget passed on a split vote,

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    New schools policy addresses bullying, hazing

    Posted July 6, 2016 at 8:10 pm

    Although somewhat rare, but yet far too often, you will hear a report on the news or social media of a school-age child, especially teens and up, taking their own lives or committing some other type of adverse act due to having been bullied by fellow

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