Georgetown News-Graphic http://weku.fm en Tight Quarters at Detention Center http://weku.fm/post/tight-quarters-detention-center <p><a href="http://www.news-graphic.com/news/article_0591358a-eafe-11e1-9962-0019bb2963f4.html">There may be little room at the inn</a> when it comes to spending time as an inmate at the Scott County Detention Center, jail personnel told magistrates of the Scott County Fiscal Court recently during a meeting.&nbsp;Twenty-eight people were taken to the Scott County Detention Center following a drug sting earlier this month, and some of them went to other detention facilities to alleviate crowding, jail officials said. Tue, 21 Aug 2012 13:46:07 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 31633 at http://weku.fm NCAA Turns Away Georgetown College http://weku.fm/post/ncaa-turns-away-georgetown-college <p><a href="http://www.news-graphic.com/news/article_98406db0-cd35-11e1-8224-001a4bcf887a.html">Georgetown College&#39;s application</a> for membership to become a NCAA Division II member school has been denied, the school announced Friday. The decision was handed down by the NCAA&#39;s membership committee in a letter the school recieved Friday. Sun, 15 Jul 2012 17:03:59 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 29607 at http://weku.fm Toyota President in Savoy's Top 100 http://weku.fm/post/toyota-president-savoys-top-100 <p><a href="http://www.news-graphic.com/news/article_79984f82-7217-11e1-b569-0019bb2963f4.html">Toyota Motor Manufacturing,</a> Kentucky, Inc. President Will James has been named to Savoy Magazine&rsquo;s 2012 Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America. The Savoy Top 100 can be found in its 11th Anniversary Spring issue and is considered the definitive listing of African-American influencers and achievers impacting corporate America. Tue, 20 Mar 2012 18:09:25 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 23513 at http://weku.fm Toyota President in Savoy's Top 100 Georgetown College Discontinues Athletic Affiliation Change http://weku.fm/post/georgetown-college-discontinues-athletic-affiliation-change <p><a href="http://www.news-graphic.com/article_b2c43164-0254-11e1-b1d9-001cc4c03286.html">Georgetown College Board of Trustees on Saturday voted</a> to discontinue further consideration of a change in athletic affiliation from NAIA to NCAA Division III. Sun, 30 Oct 2011 19:32:04 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 15298 at http://weku.fm Accused Drug Traffickers Handed to Feds http://weku.fm/post/accused-drug-traffickers-handed-feds <p><a href="http://www.news-graphic.com/news/article_e1c60cd6-f43e-11e0-ac9d-001cc4c03286.html?success=1">The five men charged last week </a>with trafficking more than 360 pounds of marijuana through Scott County were taken into custody by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency. The accused drug traffickers appeared in Scott District Court, where assistant county attorney Rand Marshall moved to dismiss all the charges against them. The men were then handed over to the DEA, which will press federal charges.</p><p> Thu, 13 Oct 2011 14:51:46 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 14221 at http://weku.fm Accused Drug Traffickers Handed to Feds Scott Co. Jail Remains In Lockdown http://weku.fm/post/scott-co-jail-remains-lockdown <p><a href="http://www.news-graphic.com/article_38cef16c-f383-11e0-af7f-001cc4c03286.html "><strong>Scott County Detention Center</strong></a> remained on lockdown Monday after jail officials reported a &quot;credible threat&quot; of weapons being brought into the facility. &quot;The investigation is ongoing,&quot; said Michael Humphrey, the chief deputy jailer. &quot;Nothing made its way in.&quot; The jail has been home to several high-profile inmates since last Tuesday, when Georgetown police charged five men with trafficking marijuana. Tue, 11 Oct 2011 14:28:21 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 14055 at http://weku.fm Georgetown Names New Coach http://weku.fm/post/georgetown-names-new-coach <p><a href="http://www.news-graphic.com/breaking_news/article_a252dad6-cf43-11e0-813b-001cc4c002e0.html">Georgetown College Director of Athletics Brian Evans</a> announced the new head men&rsquo;s basketball coach Thursday afternoon. Four-year Tiger assistant to Happy Osborne, Chris Briggs, will immediately assume the leadership position. Briggs also served as a graduate assistant and student manager for UK coach Tubby Smith. Fri, 26 Aug 2011 13:49:17 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 11301 at http://weku.fm Georgetown Names New Coach Skunk Stinks Up Georgetown Pharmacy http://weku.fm/post/skunk-stinks-georgetown-pharmacy <p><a href="http://www.news-graphic.com/news/local/article_d071ac72-b89f-11e0-bd48-001cc4c002e0.html?success=1">Ordinarily, customers of the Georgetown CVS pharmacy</a> walk in on two legs, but on Tuesday evening, the store got one of the four-legged, stinky variety. A skunk that had been lingering outside the pharmacy entered the store&rsquo;s vestibule &mdash; the area between the outer and inner automatic doors &mdash; around 7:30 p.m., according to CVS surveillance footage. The animal never got further into the store but did spray in the vestibule before leaving. Thu, 28 Jul 2011 14:35:54 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 9484 at http://weku.fm Kentucky Waters Open to All this Weekend http://weku.fm/post/kentucky-waters-open-all-weekend <p><a href="http://www.news-graphic.com/news/article_d2ebdac2-8ca8-11e0-99d4-001cc4c03286.html?success=1">Fishing enthusiasts can test the</a> waters for free this weekend as the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources sponsors the annual free fishing weekend. State residents and nonresidents can fish in any body of water Saturday and Sunday without a license. The weekend is part of a program to get more people familiar with fishing in Kentucky. Thu, 02 Jun 2011 14:32:38 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 5367 at http://weku.fm Toyota Gives 100 Vehicles to Nonprofits http://weku.fm/post/toyota-gives-100-vehicles-nonprofits <p>Polls are open for Facebook users to select nonprofit organizations, including some with Scott County ties, to be awarded new Toyota vehicles. Toyota Motor Corp.&rsquo;s 100 Cars For Good Program appears on the Toyota USA Facebook page. Each day, the company will feature five nonprofit organizations and the highest vote-getter will receive the vehicle of its choice. The company will give 100 vehicles to 100 nonprofit organizations over 100 days. Tue, 17 May 2011 18:36:58 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 3973 at http://weku.fm Georgetown College AD Steps Down http://weku.fm/post/georgetown-college-ad-steps-down <p>Eric Ward announced Monday that he will step down as Georgetown College&rsquo;s director of athletics, effective June 30. &ldquo;I think it&rsquo;s in my best interest and the best interest of the college,&rdquo; he said.&nbsp; Ward has been director of athletics at Georgetown for 10 years. During his tenure, he has overseen improvements to the baseball field, hired full-time coaches in positions that had been only part-time, and put in countless hours with &ldquo;the pedal to the floor,&rdquo; he said. Tue, 17 May 2011 18:21:35 +0000 Georgetown News-Graphic 3969 at http://weku.fm