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Escaped Inmate Back Behind Bars

Posted: 08/02/2008 - After several days on the run, an inmate who escaped earlier this week in Bell County is back behind bars.

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New Restaurant in Hazard

Posted: 08/02/2008 - Many people say it's a rough time for anyone to start a new business, but a couple in Hazard says they have hope for their brand new restaurant in Perry County.

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Free Screenings at Local Health Fair

Posted: 08/02/2008 - Saturday, the UK Center for Excellence in Rural Health in Hazard hosted their annual health fair. The day included a number of free services for people of all ages, like cholesterol and vision checks, as well as screening for skin cancer.

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Voters Voice Opinions on Senate Race

Updated: 08/02/2008 - While the candidates make their pitches for votes, many say they are still deciding on who to vote for based on how they handle the issues.

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McConnell Focuses On Energy Issue To Ky. GOP Crowd

Updated: 08/02/2008 - Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Bruce Lunsford took aim at different targets in their first campaign showdown amid the political frenzy of the annual Fancy Farm Picnic on Saturday in far western Kentucky.

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Mother Accused of Killing Son

Posted: 08/01/2008 - A mother talked publicly for the first time since she was charged with the murder of her son Friday.

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Inmate Escapes During Trip to the Doctor

Updated: 08/02/2008 - Police say 32 year old David Devin Osborne was having fun in his cell with other inmates, possibly broke his arm, and then was taken to the Primary Care Center in Hazard to get treatment. That's where they say Osborne saw the trip to the doctor as a chance to escape.

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Corbin Fire Chief Retires

Posted: 08/01/2008 - After 33 years on the job, the Corbin fire chief says it is time to retire.

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Fallen Solider Honored

Updated: 08/01/2008 - A fallen Korean War soldier is honored in Eastern Kentucky.

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Van Lear Town Celebration Underway

Posted: 08/01/2008 - People from across the state and the country are gathering in Johnson County this weekend for the annual Van Lear Town Celebration.

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Knott County Nursing Home Breaks Ground On New Expansion

Posted: 08/01/2008 - With shovel in hand Knott County native and Forcht Group of Kentucky Chief Operations Officer Debra K. Reynolds helped break ground on the new resident wing of Knott County Nursing Home that will bear her name.

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Standoff Ends Peacefully In Johnson County

Updated: 08/01/2008 - Police say a man in Van Lear barricaded himself in his home with guns after threatening to hurt his family. The standoff ended with no shots fired and no one hurt, after officers got the man on the phone and convinced him to surrender.

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Osborne Brothers Festival Underway In Hyden

Updated: 08/01/2008 - For 15 years, the Osborne Brothers Festival has brought some of the biggest names in Bluegrass music to Leslie County and this year is no different.

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Court Official: Settlements Mean Comair Trial Off

Updated: 08/01/2008 - A clerk with the federal court in Lexington says a liability trial against Comair stemming from a Kentucky plane crash that killed 49 people has been canceled because the cases have been settled.

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New Leads in 1975 Murder Case

Posted: 08/01/2008 - A cold murder case in southern Ohio is heating up in eastern Kentucky after more than 30 years.

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