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Deadly Accident In Perry County

Posted: 02/17/2008 - State police say William Campbell of Yerkes was traveling southbound on Highway 451 in the Busy community of Perry County when he lost control of his vehicle, crossed the center line and hit another car.

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Despite Threats, Man Continues War Against Drugs

Updated: 02/17/2008 - The war against drugs may seem like a never ending battle, but one local pastor says he is not backing down despite threats and even gunshots fired at his car.

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Ky. Lawmakers Consider Measures To Prevent Tree Theft

Posted: 02/17/2008 - Mitchum Whitaker's heart sank when he saw what loggers had done to his property. Bulldozer tracks running to and fro. Freshly sawn stumps left where giant oaks had towered above the understory. Broken tree tops cluttering the ground.

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Whitley County Drug Bust

Posted: 02/16/2008 - Police in Whitley County arrest three people after a motel drug bust.

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Auction Benefits Operation UNITE

Updated: 02/16/2008 - You can find everything from lawnmowers to musical instruments and all for a good price. It was all at an Operation UNITE auction Saturday morning in Laurel County.

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Murder Victim Remembered

Updated: 02/16/2008 - A war veteran is remembered with military honors as police look for a suspect in his murder.

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Role Of Superdelegates In The Presidential Election

Posted: 02/16/2008 - It's easy to get confused about the role of superdelegates in the tight race for the Democratic presidential nomination, and we want to break some of that down for you.

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Firefighter Laid To Rest

Posted: 02/16/2008 - 36 year old Prestonsburg Firefighter Rusty Chaffins died earlier this week.

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Charges Against Former State Troopers Reinstated

Posted: 02/16/2008 - A judge has reinstated assault and official misconduct charges against two former state troopers accused of beating a suspect while transporting him to jail.

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Kentucky Downs LSU 67-63

Updated: 02/16/2008 - Joe Crawford scored 21 points to lead Kentucky over LSU on Saturday, 67-63.

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Coal Company Loses 400K; Lack of Progress

Posted: 02/16/2008 - Peabody Energy Corp. has agreed to return a $400,000 grant to the state after failing to make much progress on a feasibility study focusing on bringing a coal-to-liquid plant to western Kentucky.

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Casino Operator: Proposed Tax Rate Too High

Posted: 02/16/2008 - Kentucky casinos couldn't compete with existing operations in Indiana under Gov. Steve Beshear's gambling proposal, a Kentucky casino and hotel operator said

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Electric Rates Go Up

Posted: 02/16/2008 - The Tennessee Valley Authority is raising electric rates for the first time since 2006 to help pay for new generating plants.

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Presbyterian Church Says No To Gay Clergy

Posted: 02/16/2008 - The highest court of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) has ruled that there are no exceptions to the church's ban on ordaining non-celibate gays and lesbians.

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Political Leaders Gather In Pulaski County

Updated: 02/16/2008 - The Pulaski County Lincoln Club gathered Friday night to celebrate the 199th birthday of Kentucky native and President Abraham Lincoln. It was the 31st annual banquet with Senator Mitch McConnell as the night's keynote speaker. The president's birthday was not the only topic of conversation.

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Beshear Takes Back $400,000 Grant From Peabody

Posted: 02/15/2008 - Peabody Energy Corp. has agreed to return a $400,000 grant to the state after failing to make much progress on a feasibility study focusing on bringing a coal-to-liquid plant to western Kentucky.

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Missing Juvenile In Martin County

Updated: 02/16/2008 - The Martin Co. Office of Emergency Management and the Martin County Sheriff's Dept was notified of a missing juvenile in the Tomahawk Estates area at approximately 8:14 this evening.

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Wellness Center Holds Open House

Posted: 02/15/2008 - More people are starting to take notice of the new equipment, and opportunities, after Friday's open house for the Hazard-Perry County Senior Center's Wellness Center.

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Price Of Coal Increases

Posted: 02/15/2008 - Energy expert say the price of coal is up nearly 20 dollars per ton over last year.

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