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Woman dies after crash in Lexington

Posted: 06/20/2014 - The Fayette County Coroner's Office says 77-year-old Margaret Elery died after the crash on Georgetown Road late Friday morning.

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Sen. Rand Paul defends 'unborn' in courting evangelicals

Posted: 06/20/2014 - Among the potential Republican presidential candidates who've been looking for the support of religious conservatives today is Rand Paul -- who, in an address to the Faith and Freedom Coalition, vowed to fight against abortion for the rest of his political career.

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McConnell, Grimes announce competing bridge plans

Posted: 06/20/2014 - Kentucky's U.S. Senate candidates announced competing plans Friday to replace the decaying Brent Spence Bridge in a conservative enclave of northern Kentucky that could figure prominently in the November election.

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Scammers try to get quick cash by posing as firefighters

Updated: 06/19/2014 - Over the last week, two people have been going door-to-door in Laurel County claiming to be raising money for a local fire department. The problem? The fire chief says it's a scam and these people are just keeping the money.

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Officials say there are promising signs in heroin fight

Updated: 06/19/2014 - Lexington Police say they believe the work they've been doing on the heroin problem has been paying off. A narcotics officer told WKYT heroin addicts are realizing that they'll die if they don't get help.

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WKYT Investigates: Dangerous drive

Updated: 06/19/2014 - Week after week, cars have stopped to wait their turn to pass a spectacle. "It's about as bad as it gets, I think," said Darrell Hisel. Hisel said Kentucky 2004, a state road in Jackson County, is dangerous.

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Laurel County rallying around ill state trooper

Updated: 06/19/2014 - Trooper Jason Vanhook was diagnosed with leukemia in March. But instead of being down for the count, his community has helped him and his family rise up from the devastating illness.

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