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Five arrested on meth charges

Posted: 03/26/2013 - Deputies arrest five people for allegedly running a meth lab and they found two of them in an unusual place.

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Lawmakers approve funding plan for state pensions

Posted: 03/26/2013 - A pension system that had become so financially troubled that it weakened Kentucky's credit rating would be shored up under legislation approved by the Legislature on Tuesday.

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Man wins $8K after Disney 'Small World' breakdown

Posted: 03/27/2013 - An attorney says a disabled man was awarded $8,000 by Disneyland after the "It's A Small World" ride broke, stranding him for a half hour while the theme song played continuously.

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Breast cancer survivor finishes long journey

Posted: 03/27/2013 - Being diagnosed with breast cancer can often stop a woman in her tracks, but in this Think Pink story one survivor's diagnosis has kept her moving. Amber Philpott has more on how one Boyle county woman's multiple bouts with breast cancer has spurred her to finish a journey nearly forty years in the making.

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Lawmakers approve funding plan for state pensions

Posted: 03/27/2013 - A funding plan intended to restore solvency to Kentucky's pension plans for government retirees has cleared the House and Senate and now goes to Gov. Steve Beshear to be signed into law.

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Gov. signs bill to bolster human trafficking law

Posted: 03/27/2013 - Gov. Steve Beshear has signed a bill that will strengthen Kentucky's human trafficking law by increasing punishments for offenders and bolstering protections for victims.

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Kidnapping suspect arrested in Middlesboro

Updated: 03/26/2013 - The search is over for a Michigan man wanted on kidnapping charges in Bell County. Middlesboro Police found Jerry Lee Oliver hiding out at a home in Bell County.

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EKY school needs money to expand

Updated: 03/26/2013 - An Eastern Kentucky school is working to renovate a new school building, but they need a lot of money to do it.

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Speaker: Pension plan to pass House on Tuesday

Posted: 03/26/2013 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A proposal intended to restore solvency to Kentucky's pension plans for government retirees is continuing to undergo change in the final hours of Kentucky's legislative session.

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McConnell talks about need for compromise in DC

Posted: 03/26/2013 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell is talking about the need for bipartisan compromise between lawmakers on the big issues facing the country.

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Stumbo says Christian health care will get vote

Posted: 03/26/2013 - House Speaker Greg Stumbo has said his chamber will vote before the legislative session ends at midnight on a bill that would allow a Christian health care plan to operate in Kentucky.

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