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Mudslides threaten school, fire department, and homes

Posted: 08/26/2009 - Mudslides in Leslie County threaten a school, a fire department, and several homes. Heavy rain about two weeks ago caused the slides, and local officials are hoping something is done before the next big storm.

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Fire destroys two barns

Posted: 08/26/2009 - A major fire destroys two barns near Corbin. Firefighters from Woodbine and Oak Grove Fire Departments battled the blaze.

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Father, son face numerous drug, weapons charges

Posted: 08/26/2009 - WHITLEY CITY – A father and son face numerous drug and weapons charges following an altercation and subsequent search of their McCreary County home on Tuesday.

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Kentucky man sentenced for killing Tennessee couple

Updated: 08/27/2009 - A Kentucky man was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without parole by the same jury that convicted him of murder in the carjacking, rape and murder of a young Tennessee couple.

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State fights to protect children

Posted: 08/26/2009 - Sexual predators using the internet for child exploitation are increasing, and state officials are looking for ways to stop it.

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Trey Grayson enters U.S. Senate race

Updated: 01/06/2010 - He is in charge of keeping our statewide elections fair and orderly, but now Kentucky's Secretary of State is in a contest of his own. Trey Grayson is officially entering the U.S. Senate race in Kentucky.

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Horse trail gets boost

Updated: 02/05/2010 - More than one million dollars is coming to Floyd County to build a horse trail.

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Senator Edward Kennedy dies at 77

Updated: 08/26/2009 - HYANNIS PORT, Mass. (AP) - Massachusetts Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, the liberal lion of the Senate, has died after battling a brain tumor. He was 77.

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Jail inmate files lawsuit

Posted: 08/26/2009 - An inmate at a southern Kentucky jail files suit against the jailer and several other employees, claiming alleged abuse and that he was denied medical treatment.

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One dead in fiery crash

Updated: 08/26/2009 - A fiery crash leaves one person dead and police searching for their identity. The accident happened around 9:00 this morning off of the Hal Rogers Parkway near exit 56.

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Pitino: Sex scandal 'pure hell' for family

Updated: 08/27/2009 - Louisville coach Rick Pitino says a sex scandal involving a woman accused of trying to extort him has been "pure hell" for his family and that he's had enough.

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Threat of H1N1 closes another Letcher County school

Updated: 10/06/2009 - Cowan Elementary in Letcher County is closed for the rest of the week. Health officials say across the county there are six confirmed cases of the H1N1 virus Though it is unclear how many, if any, of those are at the elementary school, officials say they don't want to take any chances.

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Webb wins special state Senate election

Posted: 08/25/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A Grayson lawyer who had strong backing from the state Democratic Party was elected Tuesday to a vacant seat in the state Senate.

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Internet sting leads to arrest

Posted: 08/25/2009 - At least one person arrested during an internet sting operation in Louisville is from eastern Kentucky.

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