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Capitol Protesters Call For End To Mountaintop Mining

Posted: 02/14/2008 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Hundreds of protesters are urging lawmakers to pass a bill that could curb what they say is a devastating form of coal mining that obliterates mountaintops.

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Businesses Give Lovebirds Plenty of Options For Valentine's Day

Updated: 02/14/2008 - You can find romance just about anywhere these days, and on this Valentine's Day there are a lot of businesses hoping to give lovebirds what they're looking for, and there are some new options out there for people in search of a romantic evening.

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Semi With Explosives Wrecks

Updated: 02/14/2008 - HENDERSON, Ky. (AP) - Police evacuated businesses and closed a section of U.S. Highway 41 for about an hour Thursday after a car collided with a truck carrying mining explosives in western Kentucky.

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Beshear Proposes Opening 12 Casinos Across The State

Updated: 02/15/2008 - Gov. Steve Beshear has unveiled a proposal that could legalize casinos in Kentucky. The newly elected Democrat called Thursday for 12 casinos in various parts of the state.

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Animal Lovers Rally In Support Of Romeo

Updated: 02/13/2008 - Romeo's Law would switch the charge of dog or cat torture from a misdemeanor to a felony. Offenders could also spend more time in prison.

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Report Says Suspended Workers Were Victims Of Retaliation

Updated: 02/13/2008 - Eight state workers suspended last year for allegedly misusing the Internet were apparently victims of retaliation by a superior, according to a report from the Transportation Cabinet's inspector general.

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Road Crews Putting In Long Hours

Updated: 02/13/2008 - Workers with Lexington's department of roads have put in a lot of extra work over the past couple of days.

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Governor's Casino Proposal May Be Announced

Updated: 02/14/2008 - Governor Steve Beshear apparently plans to unveil his casino gambling proposal on Thursday, and there's still suspense on the eve of the announcement.

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Mercer County Drivers Deal With Icy Roads

Updated: 02/13/2008 - Main roads, like highway 127 were drivable but only two of the four lanes were passable. Many drivers were taking it very slow.

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Tighter Security Coming After Courtroom Brawl

Posted: 02/13/2008 - Scott County Sheriff Bobby Hammons says the justice center doesn't plan on added officers. Instead, he says all defendants will now be restrained.

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