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Television Evangelist Jerry Falwell Has Died

Updated: 05/15/2007 - He was pronounced dead about an hour after being found unconscious in his office. Falwell became the face of the religious right in the 1980's and also founded Liberty University.

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Arrest Made In Overnight Shooting

Updated: 05/15/2007 - Police say it happened on Highway 2003 during an argument. Police say Burton Mays was shot and flown to a hospital. He was released Tuesday afternoon.

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Thousands Of Pills Stolen From Pharmacy

Updated: 05/15/2007 - An estimated $200,000 in prescription drugs is now on the streets. Police say that's the street value of powerful prescription drugs taken after a burglary in Hazard.

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Plane Crash Scare In Eastern Kentucky

Updated: 05/16/2007 - Reports of a possible plane crash in southeastern Kentucky that sent dozens of rescue workers scrambling on Tuesday turned out to be false, according to military and federal officials.

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Pepper Spray Sends Eight People To Hospital

Updated: 05/14/2007 - Business came to a halt Monday afternoon at a call center in Magoffin County after a man allegedly sprayed pepper spray inside causing the building to be evacuated for several hours.

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Fire Breaks Out At A Perry County Lumber Plant

Posted: 05/14/2007 - It happened at Trus Joist in the Coal Fields Industrial Park off Highway 15 in Perry County. Officials say the fire broke out around 6:30 Monday evening in the boiler room at the plant. The cause is still not known at this time.

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Democrats On The Attack During Debate As Election Nears

Posted: 05/14/2007 - A truce among Kentucky Democrats running for governor was frayed considerably Monday night as the half-dozen candidates wrangled over expanded gambling and their own pasts during a debate coming barely more than a week before the primary election.

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Major Break In Pulaski County Murder Case

Posted: 05/14/2007 - A worker on a large farm hugging the Pulaski-Lincoln County line discovered the body of a woman believed to be the victim of a shooting April 25th, forty three year old Irene Guitierrez.

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Postage Rate Increase Began Monday

Posted: 05/14/2007 - Monday, the U.S. Postal Service rolled out new prices for shipping. It will now cost you two more pennies to mail your letters.

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Man Indicted On Murder, Other Charges

Posted: 05/14/2007 - A Whitley County grand jury indicts a man accused of killing an 82 year old man and shooting three other people.

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Two GOP Candidates For Governor In Slugfest Over School Prayer

Posted: 05/14/2007 - LIBERTY, Ky. (AP) - In the contest for conservative voters, Gov. Ernie Fletcher and his chief opponent in the GOP primary election are in a bitter argument over who is the biggest supporter of prayer in public schools.

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Candidates Seek AG Office That's Vacant After One Term

Posted: 05/14/2007 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - With incumbent Attorney General Greg Stumbo opting out of a bid for re-election, six candidates lined up this spring to seek his job as the state's top prosecutor.

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Man Convicted Of Rape

Posted: 05/14/2007 - A Southern Kentucky jury needs just half an hour to find a man guilty of raping a woman at a rest stop.

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Officers Keeping Closer Eye On Highway After Deadly Accident

Updated: 05/14/2007 - A recent deadly accident involving two commercial trucks in Harlan County, prompts Kentucky Vehicle Enforcement to take a closer look at Highway 421. Officers are on the lookout for trucks driving illegally on a road where police say there's very little room to pull them over for complete checks.

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Coal To Liquid Fuel Plant Coming To Eastern Kentucky

Updated: 05/14/2007 - A coal to liquid fuel plant will be coming to Eastern Kentucky. County officials announced more than $100,000 is coming from the state to help bring the plant to the county and more money is on the way.

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Jai Lucas Chooses Florida

Updated: 09/22/2007 - Jai Lucas announced at his press conference that he will join coach Billy Donovan and the Florida Gators next season.

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