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Study Finds Kentucky Among Most Depressed States

Updated: 12/02/2007 - Kentucky is one of the top three states in the country for cases of depression. That comes from a new study by Mental Health America. Experts say even though this is dubbed as the "most wonderful time of the year", it can also be the saddest for many.

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Mayors, Mortgage Industry To Help Publicize Foreclosure Issues

Updated: 12/03/2007 - This week in Detroit, mayors from across the country and some from Kentucky met to discuss ways they can urge financial institutions to work with homeowners to prevent them from losing their homes to foreclosure. We talked with an Eastern Kentucky mayor who says he's concerned about the problem and a local real estate agent who says she has some important advice to help prevent homeowners from going under.

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Wildcats Heading Back To Nashville

Updated: 12/03/2007 - Representatives of the Gaylord Hotels Music City Bowl announced today the University of Kentucky will represent the Southeastern Conference (SEC) in the tenth annual Bowl and face off against the Atlantic Coast Conference’s (ACC) Florida State University.

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Holiday Shopping Season Well Underway

Posted: 12/02/2007 - The holiday shopping season is well underway, but are people buying as much as they did last year? It seems an all to familiar burden on people's wallets could be now having an affect on those Christmas lists.

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Miners Sharpening Skills Through High Tech Simulations

Updated: 12/01/2007 - Coal mining is the state's largest industry, but it has a dwindling and aging workforce. That's why officials with the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program are making the "Success Xpress" truck available to miners across the mountains.

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Change Of Plea In A Deadly Hit & Run Case

Posted: 12/01/2007 - Police say 36 year old Gene Thompson was driving a small motorcycle and was hit by a car driven by Tommy Shepherd. It happened on Route 1210 in the David Community in October of last year.

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Tentative Deal Reached on Raising Fuel Economy Standards

Updated: 12/02/2007 - A tentative deal has been reached by Congress to require vehicles to get at least 35 miles to the gallon by the year 2020. This deal would even include light trucks and SUV's typically seen as gas guzzlers.

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Cats Fall To The Tar Heels

Updated: 12/02/2007 - Kentucky couldn't stop Danny Green and top-ranked North Carolina as the Tarheels cruised to a 86-77 win today at Rupp Arena.

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Father and Son Appear In Court

Posted: 12/01/2007 - Mitchell Carpenter and his son, Adam Mitchell Carpenter, are suspects in the shooting death of Warren Baker.

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Man Pleads Guilty To Cashing Bogus Checks

Posted: 12/01/2007 - A Laurel County man charged with cashing bogus checks, who once claimed he and his wife were the ones who were scammed, pleaded guilty Friday morning.

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New Contract Offered To End ARH Strike

Updated: 12/01/2007 - After a day long meeting Friday, officials with Appalachian Regional Healthcare presented what they call a new comprehensive proposal to the Kentucky and West Virginia Nurses Association.

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Trooper Fires On Man Accused Of Trying To Run Him Down

Posted: 12/01/2007 - A Kentucky State Police trooper fired shots Friday at a south-central Kentucky man who was later charged with trying to kill the officer by running him down with a vehicle, police said.

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Chief Beatty Honored By Friends And Colleagues

Updated: 12/03/2007 - A lot has changed since Anthany Beatty took an oath to serve and protect in 1973, but over the years the chief has risen through the ranks and made many friends along the way; many of whom were on hand to celebrate his achievements Friday night.

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