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Matthew Mitchell is Named the New UK Women's Coach

Posted: 04/23/2007 - Matthew Mitchell, former assistant coach at Kentucky, Tennessee and Florida, and head coach at Morehead State University, is the new head coach of the Kentucky women’s basketball team, director of athletics Mitch Barnhart announced Monday.

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Hit List At High School Leads To Lock Down

Updated: 04/23/2007 - Some scary moments at a Kentucky high school after someone found a hit list. Folks at Jackson County High School, near McKee, say they acted quickly to keep students safe.

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Man Accused of Attempted Murder Learns Fate

Posted: 04/23/2007 - A federal judge sentenced an eastern Kentucky man on a list of charges, ranging from car jacking to the attempted murder of an FBI agent.

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Worker Killed In Crane Accident

Updated: 04/23/2007 - Investigators are looking into another death at the E.W. Brown power plant in Mercer County.

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Young Woman Killed In Crash Along I-75

Updated: 04/23/2007 - A tragic accident along Interstate 75 claimed the life of a woman and sent her boyfriend to the hospital with serious injuries. Amber Rachford and Gary Cooper were coming home from a Cincinnati Reds game late Saturday night when their car crashed in Scott County.

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Kidnapped For Ransom

Updated: 04/23/2007 - A Lexington man's father is found safe after officials say he was kidnapped and held for ransom. Police say Cesar Tomas was going to pay three men to drive his father from Colorado to Lexington, but when they arrived the men had other ideas.

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Lexington Gets First Rail Trail

Posted: 04/22/2007 - Fayette County's first rail trail was dedicated this past weekend. A one mile stretch of abandoned railway in the Hamburg area has been designed for walking, biking and non-motorized use.

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Agreement Reached In Hospital Strike

Updated: 04/22/2007 - Negotiators reached a tentative, three-year contract agreement between Appalachian Regional Healthcare and the United Steelworkers.

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Police Bust Door To Door Scam Ring

Posted: 04/21/2007 - Police in Georgetown have busted several people they say are running a book selling scam. Investigators say even though their sales pitch sound innocent, don't be fooled.

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Fundraiser Held For Frankfort Fire Victims

Updated: 04/21/2007 - A month after a fire ripped through part of historic downtown Frankfort, the community pulled together to help people get back on their feet.

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Local VA Tech Alumni Chapter Join Nation In Mourning

Updated: 04/21/2007 - This week's tragic events at Virginia Tech strengthened the ties of a local alumni chapter. Many of the former Hokies gathered Friday night at the First United Methodist Church in Georgetown.

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Rusin Throws Complete Game as Baseball Cats Pound Gators

Updated: 04/21/2007 - Sean Coughlin homered twice and Chris Rusin worked a complete game, as the No. 27 Kentucky Wildcats exploded for a six-run barrage in the second inning to secure the series opener against the Florida Gators, 9-2, in front of 3,095 fans at McKethan Stadium.

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Car Plows Through Backyard

Updated: 04/20/2007 - There was quite a scene Friday afternoon in a Lexington neighborhood after a spectacular crash.

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Horse Drowns After Falling Into Well

Posted: 04/20/2007 - The animal fell into a 25 foot well in rural Robertson County Friday morning. He spent three hours struggling to survive against rising waters while his owner struggled to find someone to get him out.

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