Posted: 06/26/2007 - A former judge who authorized a special grand jury to investigate the hiring practices of Gov. Ernie Fletcher's administration now is a volunteer for Fletcher's Democratic challenger, a campaign spokesman said.
Posted: 06/26/2007 - Students in a western Kentucky county might not have to deal with the Monday morning blues in a couple of years.
Posted: 06/26/2007 - A 58-year-old West Liberty man has been killed in an unusual accident five miles northwest of Morehead in Rowan County.
Posted: 06/26/2007 - Jefferson County Circuit Judge Denise Clayton has heard arguments for and against a request from hundreds of business owners to delay enforcement of a Louisville smoking ban.
Updated: 06/26/2007 - 27 NEWSFIRST has learned that the 2008 presidential campaign will come through Lexington this week. John Edwards' wife is coming to town.
Posted: 06/25/2007 - A murder investigation is underway after a Kentucky man is shot to death.
Posted: 06/25/2007 - Karen Engle, who heads the anti-drug organization Operation UNITE, will now also coordinate the PRIDE initiative in Southern and Eastern Kentucky.
Posted: 06/25/2007 - Starting July 1st, Somerset police say they'll no longer respond to non-emergency vehicle lock-outs.
Updated: 06/26/2007 - The only person still facing charges from the state hiring investigation will be sentenced Friday.
Posted: 06/25/2007 - A Somerset man has been arrested for his alleged involvement in a burglary at a doctor's office.
Posted: 06/25/2007 - A thrill ride remains shut down at four Six Flags locations around the country as investigators in Kentucky review evidence and witness statements from an accident that resulted in a teenager's feet being sheared off.
Posted: 06/25/2007 - Federal, state and local law enforcement are looking for an eastern Kentucky man who escaped from jail. Thirty-five-year-old Anthony Artrip of Ashland was awaiting a federal bank robbery trial.
Posted: 06/25/2007 - Despite free government programs, only about 16 percent of Kentucky miners get screened for black lung - about half the national average for coal-mining states.
Posted: 06/25/2007 - Harold Simpson, the operator of Simpson Mining Company, was sentenced to three years in federal prison and he must pay one and a half million dollars in restitution.
Posted: 06/25/2007 - Bell County Volunteer Firefighters argued in federal court Monday that the county judge had no right to take control of their department.