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Perry County Man Found Not Guilty of Assault

Updated: 09/24/2008 - A Perry County man is celebrating his freedom tonight after a jury found him not guilty of assault. Brandon Woolum says he was only protecting himself when he shot a man last September.

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Students Say Job Outlook Is Positive

Updated: 09/24/2008 - While college enrollment may be down and unemployment rising, some eastern Kentucky students say their job outlook is good after graduation.

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House Votes To End Offshore Drilling Ban

Posted: 09/24/2008 - The House, responding to growing public demandfor more domestic energy, voted Wednesday to end a quarter-century ban on oil and natural gas drilling off the Atlantic and Pacific coasts, giving Republicans a major victory on energy policy.

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Enrollment Drop

Updated: 09/24/2008 - For the first time since separating from the University of Kentucky ten years ago, enrollment for the Kentucky Community and Technical College System has dropped. The decline runs counter to a national trend of enrollment increases for community colleges.

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Are Gas Saving Devices A Scam?

Updated: 09/24/2008 - You’ll find all matter of gadgets floating around that promise to improve your mileage and save you money on gas. But, can a magnet really save fuel? Could you run your car on water instead of gas? Will a “tornado” boost your mpg?

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Questions Remain Surrounding Teen's Death

Updated: 09/24/2008 - 19-year old Matthew Swafford's body was found in Clay County in the Red Bird River. Now people who were with him shortly before his death, including his own brother, are having to answer to police.

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Toyota Looking To Produce CNG Cars

Posted: 09/24/2008 - Toyota, who has a manufacturing plant in Georgetown, Kentucky, is looking at ways to produce more environmentally friendly cars.

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Man Is Allegedly Stabbed By His Ex-Girlfriend

Posted: 09/23/2008 - A Knox County Sheriff's Deputy says Ted Vaughn claims Becky Jones stabbed him in the chest and hit him in the back of the head with a liquor bottle.

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Woman Found Days After Crash

Updated: 09/24/2008 - A woman, trapped after her car crashed down an embankment in The Red River Gorge, was rescued Tuesday night.

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Fire at Old School Investigated

Updated: 09/24/2008 - The building's gymnasium and cafeteria quickly were the area of concern for fire crews

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A Man is Found Dead in a River in Clay County

Updated: 09/24/2008 - Just hours after his family reported him missing, a teenager is found dead. The 19-year-old's body was in a river in the Big Creek area of Clay County. Now, police want to know how he got there.

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Couple Charged With Stealing Checks

Updated: 09/23/2008 - It turns out a couple suspected of stealing checks from a woman in Breathitt County and using them in Laurel County have been behind bars in Perry County for weeks.

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