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Head In The Financial Game

Posted: 05/06/2008 - A former UK football player is using his star power to help educate children with "Financial Football."

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Fight Against OxyContin Abuse Could Get A Boost

Updated: 05/06/2008 - The Food and Drug Administration considers a new version of OxyContin designed to prevent its abuse. OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma says the new pills would work the same for patients who use it correctly.

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Couple Dead After Nursing Home Shooting

Updated: 05/07/2008 - Police in northern Kentucky say an 85 year old man shot and killed his wife in her nursing home room, then fatally shot himself.

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Series Of Crashes Tie Up Traffic

Updated: 05/06/2008 - Several crashes tied up traffic in Lexington Tuesday morning and seriously injured a female pedestrian.

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Indiana, N.C. Voters Settling Largest Remaining Contests

Posted: 05/06/2008 - Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton once again faced-off in crucial primaries as voters in Indiana and North Carolina crowded polls Tuesday seeking to settle the largest remaining contests in an epic Democratic presidential nomination struggle.

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Jones Defends Eight Belles' Jockey

Updated: 05/06/2008 - The trainer of euthanized filly Eight Belles adamantly defended the way jockey Gabriel Saez handled the Kentucky Derby runner-up. In an interview with The Associated Press on Monday, Larry Jones said Saez applied the whip only to prevent Eight Belles from crashing into the rail.

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FDA Debates New Version Of OxyContin

Posted: 05/05/2008 - The government is evaluating a new version of OxyContin - the potent painkiller sometimes called "hillbilly heroin" - designed to be harder to abuse.

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Drug Arrest Is Made

Posted: 05/05/2008 - Operation UNITE officials say they found more than 750 pills at the home of 56-year old Jimmy Adams of McDowell.

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Inmates Are Back Behind Bars

Posted: 05/05/2008 - Two inmates are back behind bars after escaping from the McCreary County Detention Center.

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Judge Removes Himself From Case

Posted: 05/05/2008 - A judge has removed himself from the case of a 17 year old charged with the murder of a Bell County Sheriff's Deputy.

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Construction Of New Weigh Station Is Underway

Posted: 05/05/2008 - It's a busy eastern Kentucky roadway filled with hundreds of loaded trucks making their daily haul. Construction is underway on a permanent weigh station for U.S. 23.

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