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Police: Don't chase bears while drunk and wielding a hatchet

Posted: 05/12/2015 - "Chasing bears through the woods drunk with a dull hatchet is strongly not advised," the department posted, noting that the man was taken into protective custody "due to his incapacitation from the consumption of alcoholic beverage."

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Appraisals of bourbon memorabilia offered during June event

Posted: 05/12/2015 - Collectors of bourbon memorabilia will have a chance to find out the value of their bottles, advertisements and other pieces next month at an event at The Filson Historical Society's headquarters in Louisville.

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Grand jury considering Laurel County animal abuse case

Updated: 05/11/2015 - Rocky is the boxer who was found dragged along a Laurel County roadway on April 21. The dog was taken to a vet which put the animal down, and now an animal rescue group says criminal charges should be filed against the dog's owner.

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FBI: Number of cops killed on duty rose in 2014

Posted: 05/11/2015 - The FBI said in its report that the South was the deadliest region for cops in 2014, with 17 officers killed there. Additionally, 14 officers were killed in the West, eight officers in the Midwest, eight in the Northeast, and four in Puerto Rico.

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Jobs, grants announced at SOAR Summit

Posted: 05/11/2015 - “As Governor, I have seen first-hand the impact of AmeriCorps in meeting a variety of needs across our state,” said Governor Beshear.

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