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Lunsford Setting Sights On McConnell Even In The Primary

Updated: 03/19/2008 - Bruce Lunsford has plenty of rivals in the upcoming Senate Democratic primary, but the wealthy businessman is already picking a fight with Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell, who is seeking a fifth term this year.

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Youth Facility Is Now Thriving

Updated: 03/19/2008 - A facility for youth in southern Kentucky once in danger of closing is now thriving. There was a celebration at the Lord's Gym in McCreary County.

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Maysville To Roll Out Red Carpet For Native Actor

Updated: 03/19/2008 - George Clooney will visit the northern Kentucky town next Monday night for a special screening of his new movie, "Leatherheads," the director-actor's father said Tuesday.

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Preliminary Study: Racing Surface Has No Effect on Fatality Rates

Updated: 03/19/2008 - Preliminary statistics from a new on-track injury reporting program showed fatality rates among horses that race on synthetic surfaces are nearly identical to the fatality rates of those that run on traditional dirt tracks.

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Senate Passes Mine Safety Bill

Posted: 03/18/2008 - The Senate has passed legislation that would require coal companies to post their GPS coordinates at mine sites so that medical helicopters can be given precise directions in cases of emergency.

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Drug Abuse Treatment Center Opens

Updated: 03/18/2008 - Many eastern Kentuckians have high expectations for a new drug abuse treatment center in Clay County.

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Family Is Outraged Over Shock Probation

Updated: 03/18/2008 - It's a decades old Kentucky law that some argue actually denies justice! Shock probation has become common across the commonwealth.

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Preliminary Study: Racing Surface Has No Effect On Fatality Rates

Updated: 03/18/2008 - Preliminary statistics from a new on-track injury reporting program showed fatality rates among horses that run on synthetic surfaces are nearly identical to the fatality rates of horses that run on traditional dirt tracks.

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Sheriff Murder Trial Now Underway

Posted: 03/18/2008 - Testimony is now underway in Bell County in the trial of a man accused of killing a former sheriff.

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Inmate Is Back In Custody

Posted: 03/18/2008 - Jail officials say Jamie Marcum was arrested around one-thirty Tuesday afternoon at a trailer in the Haymond community.

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Delta Brings World Recognition To Bluegrass

Updated: 03/18/2008 - The Bluegrass is about to get world recognition thanks to Delta airlines. The region is going to be featured in an upcoming edition of Delta's "Sky Magazine."

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Testimony Begins In High Profile Murder Trial

Updated: 03/18/2008 - Testimony began Tuesday in a high profile murder trial. Raymond Harris is accused of gunning down former Harlan County Sheriff Paul Browning Junior back in 2002.

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Social Workers Rally In Frankfort

Posted: 03/18/2008 - There's concern in Frankfort that thousands of social workers could lose their jobs because of state budget cuts.

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Hillary Clinton May Make Campaign Stop In Kentucky

Updated: 03/18/2008 - The state democratic party says plans are not finalized, but sources tell us plans call for Hillary Clinton to fly into Louisville on Thursday night and be there for appearances on Friday morning.

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Fire Fighters Union Fights Budget Cuts

Updated: 03/19/2008 - Fire Fighters Union officials say budget and staffing cuts will affect the quality of care they give to the public.

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