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Potholes, what you can do to help fix them

Updated: 03/08/2011 - This time of year, potholes are nearly unavoidable. The city of Lexington has put together a public service announcement asking for driver's help to fix the problem.

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Teen accused of setting fire to ex-girlfriend's home appears in court

Updated: 03/08/2011 - A father burned in an arson is relieved the teen charged with the crime will stay behind bars. A judge set a high bond today for 18-year old Brian Beacham. Police say the teen tried to set fire to his ex-girlfriend's Georgetown home. Her father was burned trying to put the fire out. He was in court today for Beacham's arraignment.

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Man killed in standoff with Marshals

Posted: 03/08/2011 - Authorities say two federal marshals and a St. Louis police officer have been shot in a standoff that's left the gunman dead.

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Chandler on 'endangered' list?

Updated: 03/08/2011 - National democrats have placed Congressman Ben Chandler on their 'endangered' list, meaning they're concerned he may lose next year.

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Tornado drill hits home at one Kentucky school

Updated: 03/08/2011 - It was only a test but it could save lives. Tuesday morning thousands of people in schools and businesses across Kentucky took part in a statewide tornado drill. That included students at a middle school where just last week a tornado caused damage.

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Family makes national news with 'miracle' baby

Updated: 03/08/2011 - A Madison County family is now in the national spotlight after their 10-month-old daughter survived an unbelievable crash. An SUV slammed through a wall, into her crib, and she only had a scratch!

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Crime Stoppers: Police looking for burglars who fooled security company

Updated: 03/08/2011 - Police say they made away with close to $10,000 dollars. Lexington authorities continue to look for two men who broke into a Home Depot on Christmas Even, and even fooled the security company operator. Now a cash reward is being offered in the case through Crime Stoppers.

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Trial of man accused of killing family moved

Posted: 03/07/2011 - Seven years after a family's brutal murder the man accused of the crime is scheduled to stand trial but getting a jury has proved difficult.

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Bat in Lexington Opera House stealing the show

Updated: 03/08/2011 - The Lexington Opera House is well known for its shows and productions, but lately something else is stealing the show. An unwelcome guest made an appearance this weekend during a Beatles tribute show.

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Senator lashes out at colleagues over meth bill

Updated: 03/07/2011 - Sen. Tom Jensen says he wants his fellow Senators to come up with a "solution" to Kentucky's meth problem because they failed to vote on a bill that he says would curb production of the illegal drug.

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Equine rescue operator faces animal cruelty charges

Posted: 03/07/2011 - Mercer County Sheriff's Deputies say it was last Thursday night when they were called out to this property on Shakertown Road for an animal cruelty investigation. When they got here, they found several horses in bad shape.

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Actor Charlie Sheen fired

Updated: 03/07/2011 - Warner Brothers has reportedly fired actor Charlie Sheen from the hit CBS show 'Two and a Half Men.'

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Fight over Medicaid shortfall continues

Updated: 03/07/2011 - The battle over how to balance the state's budget continues in Frankfort. House and Senate negotiators gathered in a capitol conference room Monday morning to begin talks to try and reach a compromise.

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8 to be sentenced in vote buying case

Updated: 03/07/2011 - A former eastern Kentucky judge and seven others are set to be sentenced Tuesday for scheming to buy votes for several local offices in three elections.

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Statewide tornado drill Tuesday

Updated: 03/07/2011 - Kentucky will hold a statewide tornado drill Tuesday morning. It will be heard on outdoor sirens, weather alert radios and on TV and radio stations.

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