Posted: 11/01/2007 - Linda Greenwell, the Republican nominee for state auditor, has ceased her campaign efforts to spend time with her ailing mother.
Posted: 11/01/2007 - Governor Ernie Fletcher today congratulated the Kentucky tourism industry for dramatically higher hotel and motel revenues and occupancy rates in the first nine months of 2007.
Posted: 11/01/2007 - Governor Ernie Fletcher’s efforts to make Kentucky a great place for business has again received national acclaim.
Updated: 11/01/2007 - Members of a fundamentalist Kansas church ordered to pay nearly $11 million in damages to a grieving father smiled as they walked out of the courtroom, vowing that the verdict would not deter them from protesting at military funerals.
Updated: 11/01/2007 - Police now suspect arson in a fire that burned down two empty homes near downtown Hazard.
Posted: 11/01/2007 - Coal mining giant Peabody Energy has completed the spinoff of its Appalachian mining operations into a separate public company.
Updated: 02/05/2010 - Kentucky's major newspapers lined up behind Democrat Steve Beshear this fall as an alternative to Gov. Ernie Fletcher, whose term has been hindered by a patronage scandal.
Updated: 11/01/2007 - Firemen broke ground on a new W.R. Castle Fire and Rescue building Wednesday along Route 1559 in Johnson County.
Updated: 11/01/2007 - One eastern Kentucky Elementary School has come up with a creative way to keep attendance up.
Updated: 11/01/2007 - The same amount of people also have a greater risk of getting various forms of cancer. Doctor Kudrimoti says even more alarming is the rate of obesity right here in eastern Kentucky.
Posted: 11/01/2007 - Gubernatorial front-runner Steve Beshear is using his last few days of campaign time to push a plan to provide medical coverage to children.
Posted: 11/01/2007 - Billy Gillispie took the court as Kentucky's coach for the first time Wednesday night and, if one exhibition game is any indication, he's making good on his promise to turn up the tempo.
Updated: 11/01/2007 - One Southern Kentucky city has already passed an ordinance banning drug paraphernalia from city stores. Now one councilman wants limitations placed on energy supplements, including a popular drink.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - An Eastern Kentucky bridge in need of repair is a top priority for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - Kasey Kazee's trial was supposed to start next week in Boyd County, but the judge says Kazee needs a psychiatric exam before the case can go forward.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - Kentucky's major newspapers are lined up behind Democrat Steve Beshear this fall as an alternative to Governor Fletcher.
Updated: 10/31/2007 - Gubernatorial candidate Steve Beshear, visiting Democratic strongholds Wednesday, pushed a plan to provide medical coverage to children and lambasted the Republican incumbent.
Updated: 01/06/2010 - Fears about MRSA staph infections spreading to Eastern Kentucky continue to worry parents and school administrators. Wednesday, a University of Louisville doctor and staph expert came to Paintsville to talk about why people are so concerned and what you can do to help become part of the solution.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - They're trying to track down people who committed misdemeanor offenses in and around the Cumberland Gap National Park, for example, people who got a speeding ticket through the Cumberland Gap Tunnel.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - Wednesday morning, a judge moved the trial for Don Reed to Letcher County. Reed is charged in connection with the murder of Brandy Rowe.
Updated: 11/01/2007 - The question now for archeologists is if there's just one grave or possibly two. The coroner says there's also the possibility that they could identify the person who was buried in the lot.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - SimplyFun Recalls Ribbit Board Games Due to Risk of Lead Exposure, Toys "R" Us Recalls Elite Operations Toys Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard, Halloween "Ugly Teeth" Recalled By Amscan Inc. Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard, and Toy Figures Recalled by Henry Gordy International Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - A congressional committee endorsed legislation today aimed at improving mine emergency response plans.
Updated: 10/31/2007 - Meetings between representatives of Appalachian Regional Healthcare and nurses who have been striking have ended in an impasse.