Murder Arrest

Murder Arrest

  • Trigg County Murders

    10/31/14 05:59:43 PM

    Kentucky State Police have charged 36-year-old Ryan Champion with the deaths of his mother, father and sister. He is also being criminally charged with the death of Vito Riservato.  click here for more

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Winter-Like Conditions Expected this Weekend

Winter-like conditions will be possible for middle Tennessee this weekend.  A freeze warning is in effect for Friday and Saturday night.  Temperatures will drop to around the freezing mark in Nashville and upper 20s outside the metro area.  Saturday night will be even colder with temperatures dropping as low as the mid-20s outside the metro.  Breezy NW winds will add to the chill.  Bring plants and pets indoors for the weekend and make sure outdoor vegetation is protected as well.In addition to the cold, rain showers along the Cumberland Plateau will change over to light snow overnight. 

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W. Ky. Bridge Approach Falls

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LEDBETTER, Ky. (AP) -- The Transportation Cabinet says most of an approach to an old bridge over the Tennessee River in western Kentucky has fallen.

Officials have been monitoring the bridge since April, when they first noticed slippage. The structure dropped another foot on Friday.

Media cited Transportation Cabinet spokesman Keith Todd in reporting that two of the bridge' land-based piers and the spans they supported collapsed early Sunday. Another land-based pier is still standing, but is cracked and "severely leaning." It supports a lone approach span.

The Old Ledbetter Bridge is slated for demolition, but work on the project hasn't begun.

The bridge, which opened in 1931, was closed to traffic last July after a new bridge was completed.

The following photos are from photographer Mark D. McCoy.

 

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