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RPD: Son kept mother in filthy, insect-infested home
Police have charged a Richmond man with adult neglect after finding his mother living a filthy apartment that had containers overflowing with human waste and infested with lice and bedbugs.
Police charge man with check thefts, serve numerous warrants
Police charged James P. Jewell, 32, of Brockton Housing at Eastern Kentucky University, in connection with the cashing of stolen and forged checks.
Woman charged with passing $830 in forged checks
A McKee woman was arrested June 14 following an investigation into forged checks.
City to hire three more firefighters
Richmond is poised to add three firefighters to the fire department in the coming year.
Students age 6 to 13 in the Richmond Area Arts Council’s “Puppet Frenzy” summer arts camp this week are designing and making their own puppets under the direction of Richard and Mary Brown. They will put on a puppet show for family and friends on Friday.
Event gives attendees a ‘taste’ of Richmond
The Taste of Richmond event is coming back for its second year Friday night at Richmond Centre.
Female WWII veteran celebrates her 94th birthday on Sunday
Grace Bowles raised a glass to her lips with a shaky hand, sipping some homemade iced tea before setting the glass gently down again on the table.
Hearing on science standards is July 23
Once again those looking for controversy about new science standards for Kentucky school children were disappointed when the Education Assessment and Accountability Review Subcommittee (EAARS) didn’t take them up Tuesday.
PACA Ball raises funds for Baptist Health-Richmond
The 42nd annual PACA Ball, a fundraiser for Baptist Health-Richmond, formerly Pattie A. Clay Regional Medical Center, took place Saturday night at the EKU Center for the Arts.
Two arrested in suspected drug deal
Dustin Prather, 30, of Walnut Meadow Pike, and Jacqueline F. Coffey, 44, of Irvine, were charged Saturday with first- and third-degree trafficking of a controlled substance.
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