BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest, KY

Posted at 1:48 PM, Jun 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-23 13:48:58-04

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at) John Raby is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. If circumstances change before 6 p.m., a new digest will be sent reflecting those developments. All times are Eastern.

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From Our Members:


LOUISVILLE, Ky. — As Father’s Day approached, a group of dads got together in Shawnee Park to play kickball and catch up. The men are part of a Kentucky-based program that teaches them how to better communicate with and care for their kids. By Morgan Watkins, Courier Journal.

In Brief:

Security Officer-Fatal Crash, from Monterey, Ky.: Authorities say a Kentucky court security officer has been arrested after a passenger on an ATV he was driving died in a crash.

Fugitive Arrested-Kentucky, from Louisville, Ky.: A man who failed to appear in a Kentucky court on kidnapping and other federal charges has been captured in Ohio.

Fatal Crash-Kentucky, from Wheatcroft, Ky.: Police are investigating a crash that killed four people in western Kentucky.


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