Kentucky State Police Post 4 responded to a domestic incident call from the Breckinridge County Dispatch on Friday night around 10 PM. During a domestic dispute, 29-year-old McDaniels community resident Nicholas Peek shot 41-year-old Michael Kunick. Kunick was flown to and later released from University of Louisville hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Peek, a Meade County Deputy Jailer, was charged with assault and wanton endangerment, and was lodged in the Grayson County Detention Center.
Ten linemen from Nolin RECC are helping aid in recovery that is expected to take place after Hurricane Dorian makes landfall in the United States. The crew will start in Georgia, but may move to other areas depending on the path of the storm. Dorian is expected to make landfall later this week.
A ceremony to honor the victims of 9/11 will take place on Fort Knox. The event will be held on September 11th at 8:15 AM. Major General John Evans Jr., Commanding General of Fort Knox and of U.S. Army Cadet Command will be the keynote speaker. The event will also feature a performance by the Fort Knox High School Choir. Directions to the event will be at the main gate.
The second annual Light the Night 5K Run will take place on Saturday, September 14th. All participants will receive a litany of free items, as well as a donut medal at the end of the race. A pre-race party will begin at 6, with the race itself starting at 8. Registration is $35 for adults and $20 for children 12 and under. For more information or to register for the race, visit etownlightthenight5k.com.
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College is introducing a new scholarship dedicated to supporting first generation college students. The scholarship was made possible through donations from Michael and Selena Hudson, who were both first generation college students. The college is accepting donations in hopes of giving out more than one scholarship. Applications for the scholarship will become available in January.