More Headlines

Police: sex offender kept victim, kids in shed

Updated: 08/27/2009 - A woman who was snatched from a bus stop as an 11-year-old child in 1991 turned up Thursday after being held for the past 18 years in isolation in a backyard compound by a convicted sex offender who fathered two children with her, police said.

Read More

Hundreds of pot plants removed from Breathitt County

Updated: 08/28/2009 - Hundreds of pot plants are destroyed in Breathitt County as a marijuana eradication team makes their way through the Big Caney community. Police say every plant destroyed is a small victory in the war on drugs.

Read More

Remembering Flight 5191 victims

Updated: 09/01/2009 - A lasting memorial to the victims in the crash of Flight 5191 is planned for the Arboretum in Lexington.

Read More

Fire at coal prep plant

Posted: 08/27/2009 - CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Firefighters have extinguished a fire that engulfed five stories of a coal preparation plant in Logan County. State mine agency spokeswoman Jama Jarrett says the fire at the Massey Energy-owned Bandmill plant in Rum Creek started around 3:30 a.m. Thursday.

Read More

1991 kidnap victim found alive

Updated: 08/27/2009 - Sheriff's officials say they believe they've found a woman alive after she was kidnapped as an 11-year-old in 1991 outside her South Lake Tahoe home.

Read More

Blood sample leads to reversal in murder case

Updated: 08/28/2009 - The Kentucky Supreme Court has struck down the 24-year sentence of a Jessamine County woman who pleaded guilty to four counts of wanton murder after a drunken-driving crash in 2006.

Read More

Fugitive captured in Frankfort

Posted: 08/27/2009 - Investigators say they found a murder suspect from Detroit hiding out in central Kentucky.

Read More

Mudslides threaten school, fire department, and homes

Posted: 08/26/2009 - Mudslides in Leslie County threaten a school, a fire department, and several homes. Heavy rain about two weeks ago caused the slides, and local officials are hoping something is done before the next big storm.

Read More

Fire destroys two barns

Posted: 08/26/2009 - A major fire destroys two barns near Corbin. Firefighters from Woodbine and Oak Grove Fire Departments battled the blaze.

Read More

Father, son face numerous drug, weapons charges

Posted: 08/26/2009 - WHITLEY CITY – A father and son face numerous drug and weapons charges following an altercation and subsequent search of their McCreary County home on Tuesday.

Read More

Kentucky man sentenced for killing Tennessee couple

Updated: 08/27/2009 - A Kentucky man was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without parole by the same jury that convicted him of murder in the carjacking, rape and murder of a young Tennessee couple.

Read More

State fights to protect children

Posted: 08/26/2009 - Sexual predators using the internet for child exploitation are increasing, and state officials are looking for ways to stop it.

Read More

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.