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Shelters See More Traffic

Updated: 01/14/2009 - A recent study shows Kentucky had the largest increase in homelessness in the U.S. from 2005 to 2007 and workers with one shelter say the trend is continuing.

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Mother Dies After Hit and Run

Updated: 01/15/2009 - Police are trying to figure out who's responsible for a hit and run accident that injured a mother and daughter in Bell County.

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Democrats Want Tax Fix on Obama Stimulus Bill

Updated: 04/09/2009 - President-elect Barack Obama's Democratic allies on Capitol Hill want to use his jobs creation bill to extend a middle class tax cut despite concerns from Obama's transition team that it won't boost the economy.

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Eastern Kentucky Students To Attend Inauguration

Updated: 01/14/2009 - On Tuesday millions of Americans are expected to crowd Washington, D.C. as President-Elect Obama takes the oath of office, and a student at Roy G. Eversole Middle School in Hazard is one of them.

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911 Coordinator Resigns After Questions Arise

Posted: 01/14/2009 - One of Gov. Steve Beshear's political appointees has resigned after questions arose about his pay and his business relationship with a lobbyist.

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Bin Laden Urges Jihad Against Israel

Posted: 01/14/2009 - Al-Qaida chief Osama bin Laden has issued a new audiotape urging Muslims to launch a jihad, or holy war, to stop the Israeli offensive in Gaza.

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Bear Hunting Approved

Posted: 01/13/2009 - Lawmakers have given their blessing to open a hunting season on Kentucky's bear population.

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Mystery Disease of Local Student Diagnosed

Updated: 01/14/2009 - School officials say doctors have finally diagnosed an East Bernstadt student's illness. The school's principal says the seventh grader from Laurel County has "Type A Strep with Toxic Shock Syndrome".

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Precautions to Avoid Frozen Pipes

Updated: 01/13/2009 - Temperatures are expected to dip down into the teens in the coming days. Keep Your pipes secure with the possible single-digit lows.

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Pharmacy Targeted By Burglars

Updated: 01/13/2009 - Two men go on a stealing spree at one eastern Kentucky pharmacy, now police need your help to find them.

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Crews Continue Searching For Teen

Posted: 01/13/2009 - Despite the cold weather, crews were back out on the Big Sandy River Tuesday in Pike County searching for 19-year-old Joshua Tessmer.

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Grandmother Posts Bond

Posted: 01/13/2009 - A grandmother, whose grandson was found wandering in the middle of a busy highway in Whitley County, posted bond Tuesday.

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Kentucky Lawmakers Look For Fix To State Budget Woes

Posted: 01/13/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's House and Senate budget committees met together Tuesday afternoon to begin discussions on how best to shore up the state's projected budget shortfall.

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