Abigail Roberts, Author at The Advocate-Messenger


Fire damages Torres Mexican Steakhouse

STANFORD –The kitchen area of a local restaurant was left a total loss after catching fire early Sunday morning. The Stanford Fire Department responded to ... Read more

by Abigail Roberts, Friday, February 16, 2024 12:05 pm


Stanford declares state of emergency amid drought, water shortage

The City of Stanford has declared a state of emergency due to lack of rainfall in recent months that has left raw water reservoirs low. ... Read more

by Abigail Roberts, Friday, December 29, 2023 6:24 pm


Danville teen killed in tractor trailer rollover crash

By Abigail Roberts Correspondent MCKINNEY – Jadyn Post, 19, was killed when the tractor trailer she was operating went off the road on Kentucky Highway ... Read more

by Abigail Roberts, Friday, December 8, 2023 4:02 pm


Stanford Police seize meth, heroin, fentanyl; Driver ingests narcotics during stop

Stanford Police officers seized large amounts of various narcotics during a recent incident. According to Police Chief Zach Middleton, Stanford Police officers were assisting the ... Read more

by Abigail Roberts, Tuesday, August 29, 2023 6:59 pm


Man accused of murder charged with unlawful transaction with minor

BY ABIGAIL ROBERTS Correspondent STANFORD – The man who is still facing a murder charge for the 2016 death of a Lincoln County woman is ... Read more

by Abigail Roberts, Wednesday, April 26, 2023 12:05 pm


Man found dead in Cedar Creek Lake

CRAB ORCHARD – A man was found dead in the waters of Cedar Creek Lake Thursday, according to Lincoln County officials. Emergency services were dispatched ... Read more

by Abigail Roberts, Thursday, March 30, 2023 7:57 pm


Community mourns loss of Lincoln County Clerk Sonny Spoonamore

Flags in Lincoln County were flown at half-staff last week to honor Lincoln County Clerk George O. “Sonny” Spoonamore IV who passed away at the ... Read more

by Abigail Roberts, Wednesday, March 15, 2023 3:40 pm


Crab Orchard narcotics investigation ends in multiple arrests

BY ABIGAIL ROBERTS Correspondent CRAB ORCHARD – Lincoln County Sheriff’s Deputies made several drug-trafficking arrests as a result of a narcotics investigation in Crab Orchard. ... Read more

by Abigail Roberts, Saturday, February 18, 2023 5:10 am


Domestic violence situation turns deadly in Lincoln County

BY ABIGAIL ROBERTS Correspondent HUSTONVILLE – A man shot his girlfriend and then turned the gun on himself Friday afternoon, according to Kentucky State Police. ... Read more

by Abigail Roberts, Friday, February 17, 2023 9:04 am


Custodian accidentally shoots himself at Stanford Elementary; No students, other staff or faculty were in danger, police say

BY ABIGAIL ROBERTS Correspondent A custodian at Stanford Elementary will resign after he accidentally shot himself while working Tuesday night, according to police. Stanford Police ... Read more

by Abigail Roberts, Thursday, January 12, 2023 10:56 am

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