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Group Lending A Helping Hand

Updated: 10/12/2008 - Close to 75 students from the University of Tennessee are in Bell County turning their fall break into an opportunity to help others.

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Latest On Magoffin County's Water Shortage

Updated: 10/12/2008 - Magoffin County remains under a state of emergency and a boil water advisory is also in effect, but as the situation lingers, rumors from the community have surfaced.

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Bank Stock Purchase Pushed; `No' To Protectionism

Posted: 10/12/2008 - Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson told international leaders on Sunday that isolationism and protectionism could worsen the spreading financial crisis. With a new trading week dawning, U.S. lawmakers urged quick action by the Bush administration on measures to make direct purchases of bank stock to help unlock lending.

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Three Receive Environmental Leadership Awards

Posted: 10/12/2008 - The Department for Environmental Protection presented its Environmental Leadership Awards this week during the Governor’s Conference on the Environment in Lexington.

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State Workers Prepare To Remove Rock Cliff

Posted: 10/12/2008 - A rock cliff that poses a danger to motorists and affects sight distance on KY 899 in Knott County will be removed by state highway department maintenance specialists.

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Laurel Grand Jury Gets Toddler Death Case Monday

Posted: 10/12/2008 - A Laurel County grand jury will consider Monday whether to indict a woman whose 2 1/2 year old grandson was found dead Friday in a locked vehicle, London police said.

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Man Injured In Accident

Posted: 10/11/2008 - Police suspect alcohol or drugs were involved in a crash that sent one Eastern Kentucky driver to the hospital Saturday afternoon.

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Perry County Shooting Update

Posted: 10/11/2008 - We have an update on a shooting that sent two Eastern Kentucky men to the hospital.

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Portal 31 In Harlan County

Posted: 10/11/2008 - Portal 31 is a project more than 10 years in the making. The old U.S. steal mine is being turned into a Kentucky coal exhibit to show what it was like under ground there for more than 40 years.

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New Highway 119 Corridor G Dedicated

Updated: 10/11/2008 - The $450,000,000 endeavor took more then 40 years to complete. As you can image, there were some who thought the project would never get done. But it did and most agree the new road is a time saver and an economy booster.

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13th Annual Coal Miners’ Appreciation Day

Updated: 10/11/2008 - More than 200 people came together in Harlan County to celebrate coal miners at the 13th Annual Coal Miners’ Appreciation Day. Many say they wouldn't trade the years they spent in the coal mines for anything.

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Tax Rebate, Food Stamp Money Possible In Aid Plan

Posted: 10/11/2008 - After consulting with Barack Obama, Democratic leaders are likely to call Congress back to work after the election in hopes of passing legislation that would include extended jobless benefits, money for food stamps and possibly a tax rebate, officials said Saturday.

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Kentucky Falls To South Carolina 24-17

Updated: 10/11/2008 - Captain Munnerlyn returned a blocked field goal 81 yards for a touchdown and set up another score with an 84-yard kickoff return as South Carolina defeated Kentucky 24-17 Saturday, improving Steve Spurrier's record to 16-0 against the Wildcats.

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Palin Abused Power, Ethics Report Finds

Posted: 10/11/2008 - Sarah Palin unlawfully abused her power as governor by trying to have her former brother-in-law fired as a state trooper, the chief investigator of an Alaska legislative panel concluded Friday.

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Train Crashes Into Tractor Trailer

Posted: 10/11/2008 - A train slams into a tractor trailer in Johnson County and nobody gets hurt. It happened near the American Standard Plant in Hager Hill.

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County Is Nearly Out Of Water

Posted: 10/10/2008 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - State emergency management officials have declared a water supply emergency in the eastern Kentucky county of Magoffin

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