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Federal Tipoffs Involving Kentucky Newsletter for Sunday November 17, 2019 ( 4 items )  

Ky. U.S. Attorney: Louisville Metro Police Officer's Credit Union Vice President Sentenced for Fraud
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, Nov. 11 -- The U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky, Russell M. Coleman, issued the following news release: * * * - The former Vice President of the Louisville Metro Police Officer's Credit Union has been sentenced to 132 months behind bars, ordered to pay more than $3 million in restitution * * * United States District Court Judge Joseph H. McKinley, Jr. has sentenced Josephine M. Crowe to 132 months' imprisonment followed by 3 years supervised release. H  more

Marker Placed to Honor 60th Anniversary of Columbus Air Force Base Crash
HARDINSBURG, Kentucky, Nov. 15 -- The U.S. Air Force (14th Flying Training Wing) issued the following news: In 1959, the U.S. was in the competitive Cold War with the Soviet Union to be the indomitable force of nuclear power; and as part of the feud, Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi, fed the fight by flying bombing missions as the 4228th Strategic Wing. With every war comes risks and the will to sacrifice. On Oct. 15, 1959, eight Airmen assigned to Columbus AFB paid the ultimate price on o  more

St. Louis Fed's Bullard Discusses the FOMC's Substantial Turn During 2019
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, Nov. 14 -- The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis issued the following news release: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard presented "The FOMC's Substantial Turn during 2019" at the Rotary Club of Louisville on Thursday. (https://www.stlouisfed.org/~/media/Files/PDFs/Bullard/remarks/2019/bullard_louisville_ky_14_november_2019.pdf?la=en) Bullard noted that the U.S. economy has been slowing down in 2019 after relatively rapid growth during 2017 and 2018.   more

USDA Announces Funding to Help Rural Kentucky City Buy New Police Vehicle
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Nov. 14 -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development - Kentucky office issued the following news release: U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development Kentucky State Director Hilda Legg today announced the USDA is investing over $29,000 to help the city of Clinton, Kentucky, purchase a new police vehicle. "We've helped over 20 communities, like the city of Clinton, improve public safety in the last year alone," said Legg. "Our Community Facilities programs  more