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Father of Hit and Run Victim Speaks Out for Change

Updated: 04/21/2009 - A luncheon is held in Lexington for victims of crimes. Among those in attendance, was Jack Blount, the father of Connie Blount, a UK student killed by a hit and run driver. He's calling for a change, and taking a stand.

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Vandals Strike Somerset Tunnel

Updated: 12/09/2009 - Graffiti covers the tunnel that drivers used to have to squeeze through..to get to downtown Somerset.

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Chandler Backs Joe Main to Lead MSHA

Posted: 04/21/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky Congressman Ben Chandler is backing Joe Main to become the next head of the federal Mine Safety and Health Administration.

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Two Inmates Escape From Forestry Camp

Posted: 04/21/2009 - Police are now on the lookout for 19-year old Travis Hatter of Casey County and 20-year old Michael Bachelder of Bell County.

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Search For Cause of Death For Missing Woman Found Dead In Gorge

Updated: 04/22/2009 - The state medical examiner is now analyzing human remains found Tuesday in a remote area of the Red River Gorge. She says the remains are those of a missing Menifee County woman, but determining her cause of death could take weeks.

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Man Killed In House Fire

Updated: 04/21/2009 - A fire that broke out in a Harlan County home early Tuesday has killed a man.

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Still Cleaning Up From January Ice Storm

Posted: 04/21/2009 - The cleanup is still underway in several counties after the January ice storm that left more than 750,000 people without power across the state.

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FBI Continues Investigation Into Pitino's Claim

Updated: 04/21/2009 - The estranged wife of Louisville coach Rick Pitino's longtime friend and equipment manager who finds herself in the center of a brewing storm around the revered coach's claims that someone is trying to extort him said Monday she is waiting for the truth to come out.

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10th Anniversary Columbine High School Shootings

Updated: 04/20/2009 - With words of hope and healing, Coloradans on Monday marked the 10th anniversary of the Columbine High School shootings that left 12 students and a teacher dead.

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Drama Awards

Posted: 04/20/2009 - The 1st Annual Eastern Kentucky Dramatic Arts Society (EKDAS) High School Drama Festival took place at Perry County Central High School in Hazard.

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The 2009 East Kentucky Leadership Award for Media

Updated: 04/20/2009 - One of this year's East Kentucky Leadership Award Winners represents an organization helping rural journalists define the public agenda for their communities.

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Driver Arrested For Encouraging Sexual Contact

Updated: 04/21/2009 - Police arrest a Berea man jailed for wanton abuse of an adult after they say he encouraged mentally handicapped people in his care to engage in sexual contact.

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Mine Analyst Quits After Safety Reports Probe

Posted: 04/20/2009 - HAZARD, Ky. (AP) - A state mine safety analyst resigned last month after a probe into allegations that she fabricated inspection reports for sites she did not visit or saw only briefly.

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Two Dogs Stolen From Animal Shelter

Updated: 04/20/2009 - Animal rescue groups have reason to believe a dog stolen, may have been taken for the purposes of dog fighting.

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Federal Civil Trial Is Underway

Posted: 04/20/2009 - A federal civil trial is underway in Pikeville after a former Martin County School Principal accused the superintendent of misusing his office.

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