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Pikeville airport could soon see commercial flights

Updated: 07/17/2009 - Travel by air could soon be easier for many people in the Big Sandy region. A commercial airline carrier is looking to bring its service to Pike County and many people say they are ready for it.

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Judge will remain on bench in bid rigging case

Posted: 07/16/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - U.S. District Judge Karl S. Forester will remain on a high-profile case involving allegations of bid-rigging in state highway construction contracts.

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Construction continues Downtown Hazard

Posted: 07/16/2009 - The construction in downtown Hazard is still a work in progress. Mayor Bill Gorman says the renaissance still has a little more work to do.

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Childhood diabetes support day in Harlan

Updated: 07/16/2009 - Millions of young people battle juvenile diabetes each year. Some of them in Eastern Kentucky got a helping hand. Harlan ARH hosted a diabetes support day for families with children who are growing up with diabetes. A 14-year-old says that living with diabetes has actually made him stronger.

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Whitley Parents Arrested For DUI Incident

Posted: 07/16/2009 - Police say Twyla Cornett was driving under the influence of drugs...for the 4th time. But she claims police are just picking on her.

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AK Steel will not shut down Ashland plant

Posted: 07/16/2009 - The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that an independent arbitrator has ordered AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) to abandon plans to shut down its Ashland, Ky.

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Another coal company to boycott Tennessee tourism

Posted: 07/16/2009 - A West Virginia coal company is following the lead of a Kentucky counterpart and is asking employees and their families to boycott a popular tourism destination.

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Ky. Sen. Bunning raises less money than rivals

Posted: 07/16/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Kentucky Sen. Jim Bunning raised $302,466 from April through June for his re-election campaign next year, about half the haul of a potential GOP rival.

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Boil water advisory

Posted: 07/16/2009 - A boil water advisory is in effect for parts of Beattyville.

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Rivals raise more campaign funding than Bunning

Posted: 07/16/2009 - Kentucky Sen. Jim Bunning is reporting that he raised $302,466 from April through June for his re-election next year, less than a fellow Republican who may run for his seat.

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Ice storm cleanup grants announced

Posted: 07/16/2009 - Gov. Steve Beshear has announced nearly $600,000 in grants to help communities pay for the ice storm that slammed Kentucky earlier this year.

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