May 16, 2013 8:48 AM
A juvenile was airlifted to UK Hospital after a bicycle accident in Danville early Thursday morning.
Police say the cyclist ran a red light at the intersection of Perryville Road and US-127 around 5:45 a.m., and he was hit by an oncoming SUV.
Officials did not release the... more »
May 16, 2013 6:23 AM
DANVILLE (AP) - Kentucky's poet laureate is fulfilling a childhood dream by getting behind the wheel of a bookmobile in his hometown. Frank X Walker will drive the Boyle County Public Library's bookmobile during a visit to Danville on Thursday. Walker is visiting the Danville Montessori School. He will be... more »
April 24, 2013 5:35 AM
Firefighters continue to search the remains of a home in Boyle County after a fire burned through it early Wednesday morning.
Fire officials say somebody may have been inside.
"We've been told there is somebody in there. I can't confirm or deny that at this time."
Firefighters... more »
March 29, 2013 6:05 AM
A crash in Danville put a Harrodsburg man in the hospital Thursday night.
Police say the driver of a van lost control along Hustonville Road, just north of the bypass, around 9:30 p.m. The van went into oncoming traffic and crashed into a car driven by Jeff Sims, 36.... more »
March 18, 2013 8:51 AM
If you live in the area of Broadway and First Street in Danville, you may want to check your car Monday morning.
Police say they tracked down three people stealing items from unlocked cars. Officers got a tip, and witnesses described the suspects early Monday morning. Police found the... more »
March 13, 2013 5:37 AM
A man was airlifted to UK Hospital after a truck hit him as he crossed the street in Danville Tuesday afternoon.
Police say Everette Stephens, 67, was in the crosswalk when a pickup turning left from South Third Street onto West Walnut Street hit him. EMS took Stephens to... more »
February 19, 2013 9:23 AM
Danville police continue to investigate after an Ephraim McDowell Diagnostic Center security guard was assaulted Saturday night.
Police say officers responded to an alarm at the Ephraim McDowell Diagnostic Center around 9:20 p.m. After checking the building, they determined it was secure.
About 20 minutes later, the alarm... more »
December 20, 2012 10:53 AM
A Kentucky high school football coaching legend will head south of the border to coach next season.
Danville coach Sam Harp was introduced as the new head coach of Lebanon High School in Tennessee Wednesday afternoon.
"I think it was time to move on," Coach Harp told the... more »
December 18, 2012 5:05 AM
Police in Danville continue to search for the driver of a semi who left the scene of an accident Monday afternoon.
Police say a semi rear-ended a Nissan Maxima along the Danville bypass, near the intersection of Lebanon road, around 12:30 p.m. The impact shoved the car into a... more »
November 7, 2012 5:44 AM
Police in Danville found a truck stolen from Danville High School at the bottom of a pond Monday.
Somebody stole a Dodge Durango owned by the school district, along with radios from school buses, a first aid kit and a fire extinguisher. Police say a tip led them to... more »
October 29, 2012 5:59 AM
Danville police arrested a driver after a car ran over a pedestrian in a pharmacy parking lot Sunday night.
Police say witnesses tells them the suspect ran over the victim in the parking lot of the CVS around 10 p.m. and drove off. A witness followed the vehicle until... more »
October 18, 2012 12:52 PM
DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Centre College officials say their moment in the national political spotlight was worth the Kentucky school's investment in hosting last week's vice presidential debate. Centre spokesman Michael Strysick tells The Advocate-Messenger the publicity value of the attention was at least four times more than the initial... more »
October 12, 2012 5:25 AM
Things in Danville will likely prove much quieter on Friday.
But for one night, the eyes of America were on the small central Kentucky town.
Overall, things went smoothly in Danville, as Centre College hosted the vice presidential debate between Joe Biden and Paul Ryan. The town filled... more »
October 11, 2012 12:05 PM
Five things to watch for when Joe Biden and Paul Ryan meet in the vice presidential debate Thursday night: 1. BIDEN UNBOUND: Look for Biden to go on the offensive in hopes of regaining ground lost by President Barack Obama's lackluster debate performance. An experienced debater, Biden is comfortable with... more »
October 11, 2012 5:24 AM
DANVILLE (AP) - Government offices in Danville are scheduled to close early to help alleviate traffic problems ahead of the vice presidential debate at Centre College. The Advocate-Messenger reports the Boyle County Courthouse and Danville City Hall will close early Thursday afternoon. The first and only debate between Vice President... more »
October 9, 2012 6:34 AM
DANVILLE (AP) - Politicians aren't the only ones looking for a debate-related boost when Joe Biden and Paul Ryan go toe-to-toe in Kentucky. In one way or another, the whole town of Danville is hoping to benefit from the vice presidential debate on Thursday. Streets have been repaved, flowers planted... more »
October 4, 2012 9:50 AM
Officials have released a poster for the 2012 Vice Presidential debate scheduled for Oct. 11 at Centre College in Danville.
The poster spins off the 2000 VP debate held in Danville, "Thrill in the Ville."
"Try as hard as we could, it was difficult to top this theme,... more »
September 17, 2012 6:23 AM
DANVILLE (AP) - A free festival to be held the day of the vice presidential debate in Danville is expected to have a focus on Medicare and Social Security. The Advocate-Messenger reports the AARP is a major sponsor of the festival to be held on the Centre College campus the... more »
September 3, 2012 8:36 AM
Danville police arrested a man after he accidentally fired a shot through a wall into the apartment next door Sunday night.
Police say they got a shots fired call around 10:55 p.m. The people living inside an apartment on East Madison Avenue told officers they heard a gunshot and... more »
August 14, 2012 5:32 AM
Police arrested a man and charged him with shooting two teenagers outside of a Danville grocery store Monday night.
Police say a man fired multiple shots outside the Rincon Latino store on Second Street around 8:45 p.m. Two teens in the parking lot of the busy grocery suffered gunshot... more »
July 17, 2012 8:07 AM
Police are looking for the man who robbed a Danville gas station early Tuesday morning.
Police say the suspect walked into the Speedway on Main Street and Fifth Street around 1:15 a.m. and asked the clerk for directions to the restroom. The man came back to the register a... more »
June 1, 2012 12:27 PM
Mercer County earned its second straight 12th Region baseball title with a 7-5 victory over Danville Thursday evening.
But this was a far different team than the one that took the title last season. Mercer County graduated eight seniors from that championship team.
The Titans trailed 5-3 going... more »
May 23, 2012 6:40 AM
Police in Danville are looking for a person who fired shots toward two people leaving for work early Wednesday morning.
Police say officers responded to Duncan Hill around midnight after reports of shots fired in the area. Investigators say somebody fired multiple shots toward a home as two residents... more »
May 22, 2012 8:46 AM
DANVILLE (AP) - Police have charged a Danville man in a triple shooting that killed two and injured one. Danville Police Chief Tony Gray told The Advocate-Messenger that 39-year-old Thomas Hager has been charged with murder and attempted murder in the fatal shootings of 21-year-old Mark Snyder of Waynesburg and... more »
May 22, 2012 5:00 AM
Police arrested a man and charged him in a double-murder that happened Monday afternoon in Danville.
Investigators say Thomas Hager Jr., 39, opened fire inside a home on High Street, killing two men and wounding another. The third victim escaped through a window. He was airlifted to UK Hospital.... more »
May 2, 2012 6:11 AM
A teenager led police in Danville on a high-speed chase along city streets before crashing his car Tuesday night.
Police say an officer attempted to stop a 2003 Mitsubishi for speeding and possible DUI along Hustonville Road around 11:30 p.m. The driver refused to stop and continued onto North... more »
May 2, 2012 5:33 AM
Danville police arrested a man after he crashed his van into two buildings and then hitched a ride away from the scene Tuesday night.
Police say the driver of a van lost control along South Fourth Street just before 9 p.m. and left the road. The vehicle glanced off... more »
May 1, 2012 8:19 AM
DANVILLE (AP) - Danville is seeking votes as it attempts to be recognized as the most beautiful small town in the country. The central Kentucky city received a nomination as one of the "Best Small Towns in America" for 2012 in Rand McNally's Best of the Road Competition. Voting ends... more »
April 19, 2012 7:06 AM
Danville police say they have arrested a man behind a Wednesday home invasion.
Officers took Jeffery M. Armstrong, 23, of Harrodsburg, into custody just a few hours after the incident.
Investigators say Armstrong broke into a home on Old Shakertown Road, held the owner at gunpoint and demanded... more »
April 16, 2012 6:09 AM
Three people suffered injuries in a four car chain reaction crash in Danville Sunday evening.
Police say Tabitha Schmiers, 29, was driving a pickup truck along the Danville bypass when she rear-ended another pickup driven by Ernest Arnett Jr., 74, as he was sitting at a red light at... more »
April 13, 2012 8:45 AM
Police in Danville are investigating an early morning robbery.
Police say a man armed with a handgun walked up to two employees near the front door Chill's Quick Mart on East Lexington Avenue just after midnight Friday. The suspect forced the two employees inside. Police say the man caused... more »
March 15, 2012 10:45 AM
Authorities have made an arrest in connection with a Boyle County home invasion.
Police say Shawn Faulkner and several other people walked into an apartment on South Second Street in Danville last month. Investigators say a male victim was hit over the head with a handgun, and bullets were... more »
March 1, 2012 9:10 AM
DANVILLE (AP) - Officials in Boyle County have approved putting solar panels on the roof of the county's recycling center. Funding for the panels is coming from a $71,000 federal grant. Officials say they hope to have the center's roof covered with 75 solar panels by May, according to The... more »
February 13, 2012 6:37 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - The state has certified its first five Kentucky Cultural Districts. The Kentucky Arts Council says the five are Berea, Covington, Danville, Horse Cave and Paducah. Independent reviewers chose the cities from a pool of 26 applicants. Arts Council Executive Director Lori Meadows said in a statement that... more »
February 2, 2012 9:32 AM
The City of Danville has issued a boil water advisory for approximately 600 customers in the area around Goggin Road.
The affected area includes: Goggin Road, Kemper Lane, Winterhawke, Old Gogin Road, Riverview and Riverview subdivision.
City officials say an eight inch water main broke, necessitating the advisory.... more »
January 18, 2012 6:53 AM
Danville police have released more information on a hotel robbery Tuesday night.
Police say a man wearing a white rubber mask walked through the front door of the Quality Inn off the bypass at around 11:20 p.m. The employee on duty told police that the robber opened an interior... more »
January 18, 2012 5:14 AM
Danville police are looking for a man who robbed a hotel late Tuesday night.
Police say the suspect, armed with a long, black firearm, walked into the Quality Inn just off the bypass around 11:30 p.m. Officials didn't say what, if anything, the robber got away with.
Investigators... more »
December 20, 2011 10:53 AM
LaRue County High School named former Danville standout Josh Jaggers its new head football coach Monday.
He has served as an assistant coach at LaRue County for the past four seasons.
Jaggers graduated from Danville in 2000. He played both offensive and defensive line and finished his senior... more »
December 15, 2011 9:27 AM
Danville police have released more information on the robbery of a Subway restaurant Wednesday evening.
Police say a man wearing a skeleton mask walked into the Subway on Finn Hill Drive, brandished a weapon described as a black semiautomatic pistol and demanded money. Investigators say one employee escaped out... more »
December 15, 2011 8:16 AM
Police in Danville are investigating a robbery at a Subway restaurant.
An employee confirms that the Subway on Finn Hill Drive was robbed around 8 p.m. Wednesday.
Police have not released any information on the robbery.
November 10, 2011 9:18 AM
Police in Danville are looking for a man who robbed a pizza delivery driver Wednesday night.
Police say the Domino's delivery driver told them a man knocked on the driver side window as she was about to pull away from a stop sign along East Main Street near Meadow... more »
October 26, 2011 8:09 AM
A fire damaged an apartment building in downtown Danville Wednesday morning.
The fire broke out into a house converted into apartments along Caldwell Street just after 5 a.m. A resident in one of the apartments says he woke up and smelled what he thought was burning plastic.He got everybody... more »
October 11, 2011 6:41 AM
Officials say a man who escaped from custody in Somerset is now back behind bars.
Investigators say the driver of a vehicle transporting 31-year-old Jason Myers Cannon back to the jail from work-release lied about where he was going and faked car trouble to help Cannon escape.
Cannon... more »
September 19, 2011 6:32 AM
Police continue to investigate the makings of a meth lab in Danville.
Police say they got an anonymous tip around 3 a.m. Monday. When officers arrived at the fourplex at the corner of Chestnut Street and Caldwell Street, they found items for making a meth lab, along with meth... more »
September 19, 2011 5:28 AM
A car crashed in Danville early Monday morning.
Witnesses say the driver lost control along Chestnut Street around midnight, clipped a rock wall, hit a parked car and dinged the side of a house, before finally flipping and landing on its roof. Police say three people were... more »
September 16, 2011 9:35 AM
Money Magazine ranks a central Kentucky town among the best places in America to retire.
Danville took the No. 4 spot on the magazine's list.
The best destination for retirees according to Money Magazine? Marquette, Mich. Cape Coral, Fla. was ranked second, followed by Boise, Idaho at No.... more »
September 15, 2011 9:21 AM
A man died early Thursday morning after suffering injuries in an accident in Danville Wednesday afternoon.
The Fayette County Coroner says Carlos Adams, 74, of Brodhead, died just after 4 a.m. According to the coroner's report, Adams pulled in front of a semi along the US-150 Bypass at Daniel... more »
September 7, 2011 12:15 PM
A Danville photographer who pleaded guilty in June to possession of child pornography was sentenced to seven years in prison in the case.
Terry Alan Hadley, 46, pled guilty on June 16 to four counts of possession of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor. Attorney General' Jack... more »
September 6, 2011 6:13 AM
The man accused of robbing a Cash Advance store in Danville and raping an employee is scheduled for sentencing Tuesday.
Arlen Castle, 43, pleaded guilty to charges of rape, kidnapping, robbery and assault. Police say Castle was armed with a gun and knife when he forced a clerk into... more »
September 1, 2011 1:07 PM
Less than two miles separate the two campus.
Two of the state's top football programs grew up barely a long punt apart. The kids grow up together. Played youth football together. Hang out together.
But Friday night, any pretence of community unity will disappear.
It's Danville versus... more »
July 22, 2011 7:04 AM
Danville police arrested a suspect after his car ran out of gas during a chase early Friday morning.
Police say an officer spotted a vehicle driven by Bradley Young at the drive-thru of McDonald's on Jane Trail. After confirming outstanding felony warrants, police tried to stop the vehicle along... more »
May 13, 2011 5:28 AM
City officials placed about 250 Danville residents under a boil water advisory due to a main water line break Friday morning.
The areas affected include the Old Hedgeville Water District, encompassing Lexington Road from Kemper Lane going east toward US-27, Taylor Road, Wells Landing Road, Chenault Bridge Road, Kings... more »
April 11, 2011 1:10 PM
A 10-year-old Boyle County boy has been charged with first-degree assault after police say he stabbed a 12-year-old boy Sunday.
Danville Police responded to the stabbing on Randolph Hill Sunday at about 5:45 pm. The 12-year-old was taken to Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening... more »
March 22, 2011 9:54 AM
A Cash Ball ticket worth $100,000 was sold in Danville Monday night. The winning ticket matched all four numbers and the Cash Ball number.
The winning numbers were: 8-14-18-21 and the Cash Ball was 3. To win the $100,000 top prize the player wagered 50 cents per play. Players... more »
March 16, 2011 5:42 AM
Quick work by Danville firefighters limited damage at a Boyle County home early Wednesday morning.
The blaze broke out along Cypress Drive. Danville Fire Department chief Woody Ball says smoke detectors went off in the home, waking up everybody inside. They were all able to get out safely.
... more »
February 8, 2011 5:48 AM
Danville police arrested a man early Tuesday morning after a hotel robbery.
And they say he confessed to several other robberies in Danville, Nicholasville and Lexington.
Police say they caught Justin K. Elliott, 21, after an armed robbery at the Country Hearth Inn in Danville. A man wearing... more »
February 1, 2011 5:40 AM
For the second day in a row, Danville police are working a motel robbery.
Police say a robber armed with a gun walked into the Super 8 Motel along the Danville bypass right around midnight Monday. He demanded money from the woman working the front desk, grabbed about $300... more »
January 31, 2011 8:56 AM
An uncooperative clerk foiled an attempted robbery in Danville early Monday morning.
Police say the would-be robber walked into the Comfort Suites on Perryville Road just after midnight, pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded money. But the clerk told police he could clearly see that the gun... more »
January 28, 2011 6:21 AM
An armed robber hit a Danville business Thursday night.
Police say a clerk at the Brookcove Car Care Center off Shakertown Road told them a man armed with a handgun walked into the store around 7:45 p.m. and demanded cash. The suspect fled on foot, heading north across the... more »
December 3, 2010 6:21 AM
An armed robber hit a Danville store Thursday night.
An employee of the Chills Dairy Mart on Lexington Avenue told police that a masked man with a gun entered the store around 10:30 p.m. The robber demanded cash and got away on foot.
Police have not made any... more »
November 24, 2010 1:08 PM
Nobody would mistake it for a big city. Some might even call it sleepy.
Danville boasts a population of somewhere around 16,000 people. Once the political hub of the state, today Danville exudes a small town charm with an award winning Main Street.
But when it comes to... more »
November 23, 2010 8:08 AM
State Police and Boyle County Sheriff's deputies are working to track down the person responsible for robbing a BP gas station in Boyle County Monday night.
Police say a robber wearing a Halloween mask and armed with a handgun walked into the Man 'O War Express around 9:30 p.m.... more »
November 19, 2010 12:16 PM
Danville High School is coming off a big win over rival Green County.
Last year, the Dragons swamped the Admirals and eliminated them from the playoffs in a 61-22 victory. Last Friday, Danville turned the tables, riding its smothering defense to a 28-14 win. The Admiral D held Green... more »
November 16, 2010 5:53 AM
An early morning fire in Danville left a grandmother in critical condition.
Firefighters say the blaze broke out around 2 a.m.Tuesday at a house along Cross Hill Road. Three children, their grandmother, seven dogs and two cats were inside the home. Two children escaped through a window, and the... more »
October 22, 2010 11:03 AM
Dunbar and Danville each won its region and will meet in a boys Sub Section match next week.
A heady play earned sixth ranked Paul Laurence Dunbar the boys' soccer 14th Region crown Thursday night.
Alan Von Nieda headed a Dan Marnatte corner kick past East Jessamine goalkeeper... more »
October 20, 2010 6:11 AM
Danville police arrested a burglar after he went unconcious during an altercation with a homeowner.
Police say they were called out to a burglary in progress along West Lexington Avenue around 2:40 a.m. When officers arrived, they found the home owner standing in the front yard, along with a... more »
October 18, 2010 3:01 PM
In an article on Yahoo Finance, Danville earned a spot among the top ten places to retire based on its "budget-friendly locale."
The article points out affordable homes prices and calls it a "top 10 budget town" with some of the lowest utility costs in the nation.
It... more »
October 14, 2010 9:31 AM
Pink Ribbon Family Fall Fest will take place at the Millennium Park in Danville to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Foundation on Sunday, Oct. 17.
The event will feature kids games, inflatables, pumpkin painting, face paintings and other family friendly activities.
Carrie Wilson, a licensed Zumba... more »
October 14, 2010 8:42 AM
Some Danville business owners are raising a stink - about the stink.
It seems trees meant to beautify downtown bear fruit that emits a rancid smell during the fall. Some residents compare the odor to human waste. And a few business owners nearby say that business stinks because of... more »
September 30, 2010 10:10 PM
DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A central Kentucky city has settled a lawsuit with its former chief financial officer, who claimed he was unfairly demoted. The Danville City Commission agreed to pay Spencer Rodgers $125,000 and allow him to stay in the position of IT technician for six weeks and provide... more »
September 23, 2010 7:56 AM
Danville police arrested a couple suspected in a string of residential burglaries on Wednesday. Five of the six homes hit over the weekend of Sept. 18 were in the Colonial Heights and Candlewood subdivisions off Shakertown Road. Police say they arrested Jesse Noe, 31, of Lancaster, and Stephanie Baker, 23,... more »
September 20, 2010 11:48 AM
Police in Danville are turning to the public for help in finding a serial burglar. Police say at least four homes that are up for sale in the Colonial Heights and Candlewood neighborhoods were broken into over the weekend. They say the burglars took copper wiring, food and furniture. Police... more »
September 14, 2010 4:04 PM
A gas leak in Boyle County Tuesday afternoon caused officials to evacuate 10 homes and several businesses. The incident began at about 1 p.m. in Danville in the area of Lisa Avenue and Hustonville Road. A construction crew working on a new development hit a gas line. Ten homes and... more »
September 2, 2010 8:19 AM
Danville police arrested two men for passing counterfeit money Wednesday. Police received reports of somebody using counterfeit bills at several businesses, including Best Western, McDonald's, Huddle House and the Bluegrass Truck Stop. Officers got a description of the suspects and later spotted a vehicle matching the description at Taco Bell.... more »
August 26, 2010 9:33 AM
Danville police have arrested a suspect in a string of seven residential burglaries that began earlier this month.
Police were called to Lisa Avenue at about 11:15 p.m. Wednesday for a burglary at a residence. Witnesses say they saw a black male fleeing on foot. Officers later found jewelry... more »
August 24, 2010 8:27 AM
Danville police arrested a man and charge him with attempted murder after he held a gun to a woman's head and pulled the trigger Monday night. Police say they got a call around 11:15 p.m. about a man with a gun at an apartment complex on Walker Court. When officers... more »
August 17, 2010 10:16 PM
Police say that they arrested 31-year-old Charles Osborne at his Danville home Monday, because he touched a 7-year-old girl inappropriately. Even more disturbing, some people said he had been trying to lure children at a Danville library for days. The Boyle County Library director says parents indicated that Osborne was... more »
July 15, 2010 6:02 AM
A Stanford man ran his pickup truck into the side of a business in Danville, rupturing a gas line Wednesday evening. Police say Matthew Mullins, 27, was driving northbound along Lebanon Road around 7 p.m. when he lost control and struck a telephone pole. The truck continued on through a... more »
July 13, 2010 11:27 AM
A Danville couple arrested in connection with a robbery and sexual assault at a Danville cash advance store have entered not guilty pleas in the case. Arlen Castle was arrested and charged with rape, kidnapping, robbery, and assault, among other charges. His wife, Darlene was charged with robbery. Police say... more »
July 12, 2010 9:43 AM
Danville police arrested a man they say assaulted a woman and later robbed two men at Gunpoint early Sunday morning. Police say officers were called to a South Second Street club call Gators around 2 a.m. Brihanna Trumbo told officers Marvin Goodman, 45, pistol whipped her, cutting her head and... more »
July 6, 2010 12:56 PM
Police in Boyle County are investigating after a cash advance store was robbed late Tuesday morning. The incident happened just before noon at the Cash Advance store on Hustonville Road. Police say a white male entered the store armed with a handgun and knife. Police say the suspect demanded money... more »
July 3, 2010 1:46 PM
Police are investigating following an armed robbery in Danville. It happened at the Sleep Outfitters on Hustonville Road around 8:30 Friday night. Police say a woman walked into the store and distracted the clerk, then a man came in with a knife and demanded money. That man approached the clerk... more »
June 30, 2010 5:17 PM
Police in Boyle County are searching the suspect in a May assault who was spotted by police Wednesday. Jordan Rothwell, 36, is wanted on a warrant for fourth-degree assault and terroristic threatening. According to the Danville Advocate-Messenger, officers recognized Rothwell in a vehicle traveling on Martin Luther King Boulevard in... more »
June 24, 2010 4:38 PM
A strong line of thunderstorms moved through the Bluegrass area Thursday afternoon, causing some damage to a Cracker Barrel and Lowe's in Danville.
A cold front sweeping across the region has brought a line of strong to severe thunderstorms. High winds, heavy rain, and frequent lightning have been associated... more »
June 13, 2010 12:19 AM
A Richmond couple that managed hotels in Lexington, were killed Saturday in a motorcycle accident near Danville.
Police say 48 year old Charles David Sebastian and his wife, 43 year old Angela Sebastian, were both on a motorcycle heading west on Kentucky Highway 52 towards Danville. They say just... more »
May 13, 2010 4:48 PM
Kentucky State Police and Boyle County Sheriff’s Dept. have arrested two Danville men as part of a long-term drug investigation. Carol Ball, 65, was charged with conspiracy to distribute marijuana and possession with intent to distribute marijuana. His son, Christopher Ball, 29, was charged with conspiracy to distribute marijuana, possession... more »
May 7, 2010 2:05 PM
Residents of a Boyle County mobile home park were forced to evacuate Friday afternoon after an explosive device was found in one of the trailers.
According the the Danville Advocate-Messenger's website, the incident began at Imperial Mobile Home Park in Danville. Assistant Danville Police Chief Tom Bustle said a... more »
May 5, 2010 5:40 PM
The state's oldest outdoor theater, located in Boyle County, is suffering from the worst flooding in its history following last weekend's historic rainfall. At the Pioneer Playhouse in Danville you can still see water standing on stage, but the worst damage is backstage, where all the sets and costumes are.... more »
April 21, 2010 12:38 PM
DANVILLE (AP) - Family members of inmates in a central Kentucky prison where a fiery riot last year caused extensive damage protested Wednesday outside a courthouse while a grand jury decided if some prisoners would be criminally charged. Family members sat outside the Boyle County Courthouse, many holding signs, surrounded... more »
April 21, 2010 5:58 AM
A Danville police officer was injured in a crash on US-27 Tuesday evening. Police say a Chevy Cavalier, driven by a 36-year-old woman, slammed into a police cruiser driven by Capt. Robert Estill Jr., 41, around 5 p.m. Investigators say Estill was responding to an emergency call with his lights... more »
April 8, 2010 9:32 AM
Danville police are working to locate a suspect in connection with a sexual assault on a juvenile. Police say that they were called to an unknown disturbance along Longview Drive around 3 p.m.Wednesday. When officers arrived, they found a juvenile female with tape around her mouth and neck area, and... more »
March 2, 2010 7:57 AM
DANVILLE (AP) - Voters in Danville will decide on Tuesday if the city should allow expanded alcohol sales. Liquor by the drink sales began in Danville in 2003 but are allowed only at restaurants that can seat at least 100 patrons and derive 70 percent of gross receipts from food... more »