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Jury Reaches Verdict

Updated: 09/24/2008 - A man accused of trying to run down two Kentucky police officers with a Virginia police cruiser will spend 40 years behind bars.

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Health Coalition Plans to Get County in Shape

Updated: 09/23/2008 - A recent study shows nine of the ten unhealthiest counties in the Commonwealth are in southeastern Kentucky, but one county has plans to turn those numbers around.

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Oil Prices Trade Lower A Day After Huge Rally

Posted: 09/23/2008 - Oil prices pulled back Tuesday after the previous session's wild, record-setting rally, dropping below $107 a barrel as uncertainty over the U.S. financial bailout plan and a stronger dollar led investors to shed commodities.

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Knox County Drug Round Up Names And Charges

Posted: 09/23/2008 - Police released the names of those arrested during a drug round up in Knox County. The arrests were made over the weekend after a five month undercover investigation.

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VDOT, Coal Company Sign Agreement For Expressway

Posted: 09/23/2008 - The Virginia Department of Transportation has signed an agreement with a coal company allowing design and construction of a segment of the Coalfields Expressway.

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Beshear Moves To Expand Gasoline Supplies

Posted: 09/23/2008 - Gov. Steve Beshear has issued an executive order that will allow wholesalers to immediately begin distributing gasoline that usually is sold only during the fall and winter months in Kentucky.

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Federal Court Hears Appeal On Valley Fills

Posted: 09/23/2008 - The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, VA has scheduled a hearing Tuesday on an appeal of a federal judge's 2007 ruling that rescinded five valley fill permits in West Virginia.

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Kentucky Racing Panel Imposes New Whip Rule

Posted: 09/23/2008 - Kentucky horse racing officials tightened reins on the use of the whip in harness racing Monday by approving new rules for standardbreds they say are the nation's toughest.

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Pennies To Get New Look

Posted: 09/23/2008 - We're used to seeing Kentucky native and former US President Abraham Lincoln on our pennies, but now they will have a new look.

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700 Billion Dollar Bail Out Plan

Updated: 09/23/2008 - The Bush Administration and leading lawmakers agree to include mortgage aid and strong congressional oversight in a plan to provide unprecedented help for failing financial institutions, but jitters about the 700 billion dollar bailout plan sent stocks tumbling more than 350 points.

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Sheriff Warns Of Scam

Posted: 09/22/2008 - Sheriff Bruce Bennett says someone or a group is trying to solicit money on behalf of the sheriff's department.

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Kentucky Governor Seeking To Block Online Gambling

Updated: 09/22/2008 - Kentucky's governor is looking to make sure all bets are off for more than 140 online gambling Web sites that operate in the state that's home to the world's biggest horse race.

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Will Race Sway Voters on Election Day?

Updated: 09/22/2008 - The recent survey suggests some white Americans still have negative feelings toward African Americans, which means Barack Obama could have more trouble making it to the White House.

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Thief Steals An ATM

Updated: 09/22/2008 - Surveillance cameras captured the entire incident at the Fast Lane on Route Three in Martin County.

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Woman Is Sentenced to 20 Years In Prison

Updated: 09/22/2008 - She was found guilty for her role in the 2005 murder of a Letcher County woman and now she is telling her side of the story. Rosemary McClain faced a judge for her sentencing Monday in Letcher County Court.

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Trading In Your Gas-Guzzler

Updated: 09/23/2008 - You know gas prices are soaring at the pump, but what you may not know is how much it now costs to trade in your gas guzzler for anything getting better mileage.

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