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Kenton County Grand Jury indicts former Bromley mayor Donnie Jobe on public corruption charges

The Kenton County Grand Jury has returned an indictment against former Bromley mayor Donald Lee Jobe AKA Donnie Jobe. Jobe is charged with Abuse of Public Trust (<$10,000), Tampering With Physical Evidence, four counts of Tampering With Public Records, Theft by Deception (>$500), Theft by Failure to Make Required Disposition (>$500), and Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card (>$500). Jobe Each...

Richie Farmer indicted by federal grand jury; former ag commissioner charged last month

A federal indictment was unsealed today charging former Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer with misusing and misappropriating money and property belonging to the Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) during his tenure.   Richie Farmer (KyForward file photo) The indictment, filed Friday, April 19, charges Farmer, 43, with four counts of misappropriating property and funds of the...