http://www.hclocal.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Wife charged with murder in Bentley’s death http://www.hclocal.com/content/wife-charged-murder-bentley%E2%80%99s-death <img src="http://www.hclocal.com/sites/www.hclocal.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/tasha_bentley_2.jpg" alt="Tasha Bentley" title="Tasha Bentley" align="left" hspace="6" width="62" height="85" /><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; text-indent: 9.5px; font-size: 10px; line-height: normal; font-family: 'ITC Galliard';"> <span style="font-kerning: none">Kentucky State Police charged a 34-year-old Campbellsburg woman with the murder of her husband Dec. 11, as troopers say the scene was staged to look like a burglary, according to court records.</span></p> Going to Rosine http://www.hclocal.com/content/going-rosine <img src="http://www.hclocal.com/sites/www.hclocal.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/billmonroe.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="87" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <span class="s1">A local artist began painting the father of bluegrass music because her family history intertwined with his. Now, Malissa Beatty will contribute a mural to the Bill Monroe Museum to help commemorate his legacy.</span></p> <p class="p1"> <span class="s1">An organizer of the museum saw previous pieces Beatty painted of Monroe and reached out to her with a request to create a mural featuring the famous musician with his extended family at his homeplace in Rosine.</span></p> Young honored for 50 years with PFD http://www.hclocal.com/content/young-honored-50-years-pfd <img src="http://www.hclocal.com/sites/www.hclocal.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/fire_station_sign.jpg" alt="The new sign dedicating the fire station to Young. " title="The new sign dedicating the fire station to Young. " align="left" hspace="6" width="245" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <span class="s1">The Pleasureville Fire Department recently christened its station after a volunteer who has responded to emergencies for five decades.</span></p> <p class="p1"> <span class="s1">A brand new, bright red sign bolted over the garage bays spells out in yellow letters the facility will now be known as the Wm. Rodney Young Fire Station.</span></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> Skills from a steel mill transfer well to a long arm quilter http://www.hclocal.com/content/skills-steel-mill-transfer-well-long-arm-quilter <img src="http://www.hclocal.com/sites/www.hclocal.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/holding_a_quilt.jpg" alt="Roy Lee and Barbara show off a completed quilt." title="Roy Lee and Barbara show off a completed quilt." align="left" hspace="6" width="125" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;ITC Galliard&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">Having a precise skill from working at a steel mill for four decades transferred well to Roy Lee Lewis&rsquo; recent endeavor, Shooting Star Quilts, in which he shares duties with wife Barbara.</span></p> Briefs: Lisa's Christmas Closet opens Dec. 16 http://www.hclocal.com/content/briefs-lisas-christmas-closet-opens-dec-16 <p> &nbsp;<b style="font-family: Interstate; font-size: 10.5px;">Planners need local information for survey</b></p> <style type="text/css"> p.p1 {margin: 6.0px 0.0px 3.0px 0.0px; font: 10.5px Interstate} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 9.5px; line-height: 10.5px; font: 10.0px 'ITC Galliard'} span.s1 {font-kerning: none}</style> <p class="p2"> <span class="s1">The University of Louisville Institute for Sustainable Health and Optimal Aging needs input from Henry County residents to plan future services, according to a news release.</span></p> Gift of Christmas Cruise Held Dec. 9 http://www.hclocal.com/content/gift-christmas-cruise-held-dec-9 <img src="http://www.hclocal.com/sites/www.hclocal.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/gifts.jpeg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> HCPS details weather closing information http://www.hclocal.com/content/hcps-details-weather-closing-information <p class="p1"> <span class="s1">The decision to cancel school for inclement weather follows careful consideration by many representatives of Henry County Public Schools over an extended amount of time in conjunction with neighboring school districts, city, county and state road departments, local meteorologists and sometimes national weather experts, according to a news release.</span></p> Authorities seeking hit-and-run driver who damaged Severn Creek bridge http://www.hclocal.com/content/authorities-seeking-hit-and-run-driver-who-damaged-severn-creek-bridge <p> &nbsp;<span style="font-family: &quot;ITC Galliard&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has closed the bridge over Severn Creek due to significant structural damage on several portions of the steel truss bridge due to an unidentified impact, according to a news release.</span><span class="Apple-converted-space" style="font-family: &quot;ITC Galliard&quot;; font-size: 10px; text-indent: 9.5px;">&nbsp;</span></p>