FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's Republican governor says he's expecting campaign visits from President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence to support his reelection campaign this year. Gov. Matt Bevin said Tuesday that both Trump and Pence are "committed to coming" to Kentucky and each could potentially visit Kentucky multiple times in the coming months.
CANNELTON, Ind. (AP) - A county sheriff says an 11-year-old Girl Scout was killed when a tree fell on her as she walked along a gravel road at a southern Indiana campground. Perry County Sheriff Alan Malone says it was raining when deputies arrived at Camp Koch about 11:30 a.m. Monday but that it wasn't a serious storm. Malone says he's not certain why the about 40-foot-tall tree suddenly toppled, but that the ground was saturated from recent rainfall. Isabelle Meyer was pronounced dead at an Evansville hospital.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The pastor of a Catholic church in Kentucky has resigned following accusations he took inappropriate pictures of students during the parish's field day. The Courier-Journal reports church leaders announced the resignation from Rev. Jeff Gatlin in a June 17 email to parishioners of St. Francis of Assisi in Louisville. Gatlin was accused of "inappropriate picture taking" during the field day May 13. In an email to parents May 20, Gatlin wrote he didn't believe he had done anything wrong.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky man in Filipino custody is challenging extradition to the U.S. where he's being charged with complicity to murder. The Bowling Green Daily News reports 39-year-old Antonio Marsonel Wilson is under indictment on several charges connected to the February death of Smajo Miropija. The Bowling Green Police Department says Miropija's death was a murder-for-hire.
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