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Man Killed In Accident

Posted: 05/06/2007 - The accident happened at the junction of U.S. 119 and Kingdom Come Drive in Cumberland.

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Mountaintop Mining Becomes Issue In Kentucky Governor's Race

Posted: 05/06/2007 - Warning sirens blare, followed by massive explosions that shake the earth and propel broken rocks skyward. Bulldozers rumble across parched ground, pushing dirt and rock out as they go. Giant dump trucks ferry loads of car-size boulders across the desert-like terrain.

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Gubernatorial Candidate To Appear On Issues & Answers

Posted: 05/06/2007 - Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Anne Northup says she'll push for more jobs, math and science education, and won't raise taxes if elected. Northup is the guest on "Issues and Answers" Monday night.

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Officials Say Adderall Abuse Increasing

Updated: 05/06/2007 - It's a commonly prescribed drug that officials see increasingly being abused this time of year as high school and college students begin preparing for final exams.

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Group Lacing Up To Fight Cancer

Updated: 05/05/2007 - Many people across the region are lacing up their walking shoes to participate in a Relay for Life. The events raise money for cancer research. One group in Leslie County walked more than 20 miles for a cure.

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Heavy Rainfall Possible Through Saturday Evening

Updated: 05/05/2007 - The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a FLASH FLOOD WATCH in effect until 8pm Saturday for Bell, Clay, Estill, Harlan, Jackson, Knox, Leslie, Laurel, McCreary, Owsley, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Wayne, and Whitley Counties.

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Some ARH Employees Receive Layoff Notices

Updated: 05/05/2007 - The United Steelworkers strike at all Appalachian Regional Healthcare facilities ended just over a week ago, but not all of the employees have been able to return to work. Now ARH officials have sent out layoff notices.

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Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison

Posted: 05/04/2007 - Circuit Judge John David Preston sentenced Billy Joe Osborne to 15 years in prison on manslaughter and robbery charges. In a plea agreement, Osborne admitted to beating and killing former Louisa Councilman Elmer Frazier.

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Students Honor Victims Of Virginia Tech Shootings

Posted: 05/04/2007 - Nearly three hundred students at one Eastern Kentucky elementary school came to the center of one eastern community Friday afternoon. They were sending a message to those affected by the Virginia Tech shootings.

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Debate On Mountaintop Removal Continues

Updated: 05/04/2007 - Earlier this week, religious leaders visited Perry County to pray for mountaintop removal to end calling it immoral and unbiblical. Tonight, we meet a part-time pastor who works for Teco Coal Company.

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National Guard Troops Heading To U.S. - Mexico Border

Updated: 05/04/2007 - Dozens of National Guard troops across Eastern Kentucky are getting ready tonight for another mission this time, a little closer to home. They're not heading overseas but to the U.S. border to keep track of who's coming into the country.

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