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Amber Alert -- Breanna Woodside

Updated: 03/02/2009 - An Amber Alert has been issued for Breanna Woodside. She is a 2-year-old white female, standing 3'0, weighing 35 lbs., with blonde hair and hazel eyes.

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Bunning Declares Again: 'I am running'

Posted: 03/02/2009 - The two-term Republican also said he is willing to meet with Rand Paul, son of U.S. Rep. and former Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul of Texas, to discuss his race.

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Scam Alert

Posted: 02/27/2009 - Social Security Administration officials in Somerset are warning you to beware of a telephone scam.

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Steven Lambdin Remembered

Updated: 02/27/2009 - A southern Kentucky community gathers to remember a teen killed in a car accident earlier this week. 15-year-old Steven Lambdin, a Corbin High School freshman died after an accident that left another teen and a woman injured.

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Meth Production Increasing

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Police across Eastern Kentucky say it is a disturbing trend. They say they are seeing more and more production of meth. It is a problem they have tackled before and it seems to be coming back.

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Teen Writes Letter To Bill O'Reilly

Updated: 02/27/2009 - A 15-year-old was watching as Fox News commentator Bill O'Reilly recently called Appalachia 'hopeless,' and said people born here should leave at their first chance. The Letcher County teen wrote a letter to O'Reilly, and we think it's worth sharing.

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Perry County Drug Arrest

Updated: 02/27/2009 - After a two month long investigation, the Perry County Sheriff's office, along with Kentucky State Police and Operation UNITE closed in and arrested a man they say supplied prescription drugs all over the region.

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Obama Sets Aug. 2010 as Iraq End Date

Posted: 02/27/2009 - President Barack Obama plans to withdraw all U.S. combat forces from Iraq by the end of August 2010. But many of those troops will stay in the war zone throughout 2009.

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Gingrich Raps Obama For 'Big-Government' Budget

Posted: 02/27/2009 - Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is labeling President Barack Obama's $3.6 trillion budget plan a "higher-tax, weaker-economy, fewer-jobs" blueprint that should trigger the most crucial policy debate since 1980.

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8 Year Old Brings Gun to School

Updated: 02/27/2009 - A Letcher County student brings a gun to school. An eight year old boy was found with the gun at Martha Jane Potter Elementary School in Kona.

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Rogers: Secures $1.15 million to Protect the Fern Lake Watershed

Updated: 02/05/2010 - U.S. Congressman Hal Rogers announced today that the United States House of Representatives has approved $1.15 million toward the acquisition of Fern Lake and the surrounding watershed for inclusion in Cumberland Gap National Historical Park.

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Rogers Secures $11 million for 5th District Flood Control Projects

Updated: 02/05/2010 - U.S. Congressman Hal Rogers announced today that the United States House of Representatives has approved $11 million for flood control efforts in southern and eastern Kentucky. The Senate will vote on the legislation next week.

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Bone Marrow Drive Scheduled

Updated: 01/06/2010 - Another bone marrow testing drive is scheduled for a Pike County boy who's battling Leukemia.

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Hundreds Attend Job Fair

Updated: 02/26/2009 - While some companies are shutting down and laying off workers, others in Eastern Kentucky are hiring.

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