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Fisherman Drowns During Storm On Ohio River

Posted: 06/23/2008 - Authorities say Derrick Adams of Taswell drowned in the river near the Cannelton Dam Sunday afternoon after the 14-foot boat began to take on water and he attempted to swim to the Kentucky shore.

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Man Accused Of Killing Aunt Agrees To Plea Deal

Updated: 06/23/2008 - As part of the agreement, 21-year-old Patrick Combs plead guilty to misdemeanor wanton endangerment, instead of the original reckless homicide charge against him.

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George Carlin Mourned As A Counterculture Hero

Posted: 06/23/2008 - George Carlin, the frenzied performer whose routine "Seven Words You Can Never Say On Television" led to a key Supreme Court ruling on obscenity, has died.

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The Dame Closes; Design Board To Review Plans This Week

Updated: 06/23/2008 - Later this week, members of Lexington's Courthouse Area Design Board will meet to decide if a block of buildings in downtown Lexington should be demolished to make room for a new, 35-story skyscraper.

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Man On Trial For Violent Home Invasion

Updated: 06/23/2008 - The trial of a Scott County man charged with invading a couple's home and attacking them started on Monday morning.

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Fugitive Kentucky Mother Arrested In Florida

Updated: 06/23/2008 - She admitted stealing thousands of dollars from her own children but got out of jail early on the condition she'd pay them back. But police say a Central Kentucky woman didn't do that and now she's back behind bars in another state.

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Carjacker On The Run

Updated: 06/23/2008 - Police are looking for a man who carjacked individuals in Kentucky and West Virginia.

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Driver Damages Car & Home

Updated: 06/22/2008 - A Lexington family got a rude awakening Sunday morning when an out-of-control driver crashed in front of their home.

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Paramedic Killed In Car Crash

Updated: 06/23/2008 - Chris Hall was had just gotten off his shift at Garrard County EMS when his car ran off the road just across the Lincoln County line and crashed.

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Pendleton County's KY 22 "Deadly Highway;" Change Sought

Posted: 06/22/2008 - ... change spurred by death of student. Daniel Wood was killed instantly when a dump truck struck his school bus at a sharp curve in the 6500 block of the road May 1. His family is now lobbying to make Ky. 22 West safer.

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Two Horses Put Down After Injuries At Churchill

Posted: 06/22/2008 - ... Bridgmohan's mount, Vinstar, was euthanized after the fall, which occurred as the horses were approaching the finish line. Naughty Fu Peg also was euthanized after being eased in the fourth race, reports the C-J.

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Coal Company Cited For Slurry Spill

Posted: 06/22/2008 - ...The Kentucky Division of Mine Reclamation and Enforcement said a ruptured slurry line caused the spill of so-called "black water" on Friday.

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UK Professor Killed In Plane Crash

Posted: 06/21/2008 - A University of Kentucky professor and a pilot were killed in a small plane crash in central Florida.

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Louisville Man Missing In Red River Gorge

Updated: 06/21/2008 - Search and rescue units combed the Pumpkin Bottom Camp Ground area in the Red River Gorge looking for a man who went missing there last Sunday.

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Feds, U Of L Confirm "Criminal Investigation"

Posted: 06/21/2008 - ... The U.S. Attorney's Office in Louisville, along with the University of Louisville, issued statements on Friday saying they were cooperating in a joint investigation.

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