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Suicide Could Cost Ky. Hospital Medicare Money

Posted: 12/07/2008 - ... Baptist Hospital East told it has until Dec. 14 to correct problems found by state inspectors who determined the "hospital failed to assure this patient's safety."

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Slick Roads Likely Tonight

Updated: 12/07/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Authorities were overwhelmed Saturday after a mix of snow and freezing rain caused numerous pileups all over northern Kentucky.

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Budget Cuts May Prompt Prosecutor Furloughs

Posted: 12/06/2008 - ... The state's Prosecutors Advisory Council has voted to give elected prosecutors the option of cutting staff salaries by 14 to 16 percent, giving one-week furloughs or laying off workers. More than 80 prosecutors attended the meeting.

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U.S. 27 Shutdown After Wreck

Posted: 12/06/2008 - U.S. 27 near the Jessamine-Fayette County line was closed Friday night after a deadly crash.

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Officials Want Medical Research Facility

Updated: 12/05/2008 - Health officials and some local legislators want to build a medical research center in Pike County for the economic boost, but they believe it is the answer to fight high cancer rates and other chronic diseases in eastern Kentucky.

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Alleged Shoplifter Gets Violent

Posted: 12/05/2008 - A woman is charged with trying to steal batteries from a southern Kentucky grocery store, then getting into a violent fight about it, when employees tried to stop her.

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Backpack Program Helps Students in Need

Updated: 12/05/2008 - A backpack program in one local school district is making sure some students do not go hungry when they leave school. More and more families are needing the extra help.

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Death Penalty Sought For Suspect

Posted: 12/05/2008 - Prosecutors will seek the death penalty for a man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend after he escaped from jail.

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Fire Damages Historic Fire Tower

Updated: 12/05/2008 - The last fire tower in the Daniel Boone National Forest is closed after being damaged by flames.

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Annual Firefighter Auction

Posted: 12/05/2008 - You can help make the holiday season brighter while shopping for those on your list on Saturday afternoon.

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Toddler Lights Christmas Tree

Updated: 02/05/2010 - He's been here, there and everywhere in between, talking about an amazing recovery made after he got a key stuck in his eye.

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EKU Student Arrested For Assault

Posted: 12/05/2008 - An EKU student from Lexington has been arrested in Richmond, accused of beating a man at a party.

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Lumberyard Is Closing

Posted: 12/05/2008 - A Leslie County lumberyard is closing its doors after more than three decades in business.

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Mountain Harvest Food Drive

Updated: 12/05/2008 - WYMT's Mountain Harvest Food Drive in partnership with community action agencies across the region is helping families in need this holiday season.

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Jail Employee Is Behind Bars

Posted: 12/05/2008 - Whitley County Jailer Ken Mobley says Brittany Lynch was arrested earlier this week and charged with four counts of unlawful taking.

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Business Is Expanding

Posted: 12/05/2008 - While some business are cutting back, officials with one medical facility say they are expanding their services and bringing in new jobs.

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President Bush, Hill leaders: Job Losses Argue For Auto Help

Posted: 12/05/2008 - President George W. Bush and congressional leaders seized on the latest grim unemployment data Friday to try to fire up lukewarm support on Capitol Hill for bailing out U.S. automakers. But they clashed anew over terms of the rescue plan and the source of any aid.

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Holiday Mail For Heroes

Posted: 12/05/2008 - Kentucky residents can send warm thoughts and holiday cheer this upcoming holiday season to our troops abroad through the Holiday Mail for Heroes campaign sponsored by the American Red Cross.

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