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Darby Mine Explosion - One Year Later

Posted: 05/19/2007 - Sunday marks the one year anniversary of the Kentucky Darby Mine explosion in Harlan County that killed five miners and left a lasting impression upon the mining community.

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Judge Rejects Plea For Teens Accused Of Killing Horses

Posted: 05/19/2007 - PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) - An eastern Kentucky judge has refused to approve a plea deal for two teens who admitted to attacking a herd of horses, fatally shooting three of the animals.

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Curlin Wins The Preakness Stakes

Updated: 05/19/2007 - BALTIMORE (AP) - Curlin nipped Kentucky Derby winner Street Sense on the final stride and won the Preakness Stakes in a riveting finish Saturday, ending a chance of a Triple Crown for this racing season.

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Steve Henry Decides To Pull TV Ads Aimed At Two Main Rivals

Posted: 05/18/2007 - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Steve Henry said Friday night that he was pulling new television commercials that attacked two main rivals in next week's election - Steve Beshear and Bruce Lunsford.

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Survivor Of Kentucky Mine Explosion Copes With Nightmares

Posted: 05/18/2007 - Surrounded by smoke from the blast, he urges his friend to follow him, insisting he's found a way out. But the two separate in the dust and darkness. Panic-stricken, he continues to drag himself toward the mine exit, before his body weakens and he blacks out.

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Police Say Wrong Brother Was Arrested

Updated: 05/18/2007 - One day after threat charges are dropped against a murder suspect's brother another brother is now accused of threatening to kill the judge in the Brandy Rowe case.

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Motorcycle Crash Claims Life

Posted: 05/18/2007 - Police say 27 year old Gable Hearn died Friday morning after he lost control of his motorcycle and hit a pole on highway 1023 in front of his aunt and uncles house where he was staying.

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Methadone Leading Cause of Overdose Victims in Kentucky

Posted: 05/18/2007 - A state medical examiner's report says methadone is the prescription drug that was most frequently detected in the blood of fatal overdose victims. Methadone is commonly prescribed for treating patients suffering from chronic pain and medical professionals describe methadone as an effective tool for pain management.

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GOP Attorney General Candidates Debate

Updated: 05/18/2007 - Republican candidates for attorney general Thursday night criticized the incumbent's handling of the lengthy investigation into the hiring practices of Governor Fletcher's administration.

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