West Point and Kentucky State Police K-9 units found and alerted police Monday evening to a suspect hiding in the woods after a hit-and-run turned manhunt left a school "lock out" and an Elizabethtown neighborhood shut down.
Magistrate Doug Goodman called for a new company to be brought in to manage Hardin Memorial Hospital.
His statement came at a magistrate forum at Nolin RECC where candidates clashed over how best to bandage the hospital’s financial bleeding, which has forced it into the red for past two years and led to some job cutbacks.
After a patient who contracted Ebola hemorrhagic fever died last week in Dallas and a health care worker who tended to him contracted the disease, local health officials say they are prepared to handle any cases, should they arise in the area.
With the general election a little more than two weeks away, officials at Hardin Memorial Hospital have come under fire recently while the hospital undergoes restructuring and continues to expand its services.