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Legislature passes industrial hemp legislation

Updated: 03/27/2013 - The Kentucky Legislature has approved a bill that would allow Kentucky to quickly license hemp growers if the federal government ever lifts a ban on the crop.

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Purse theft victim relieved after arrests

Posted: 03/27/2013 - Times were already tough for Krissie Reffner. Her husband Bobby was recovering from surgery at Baptist Health Hospital in Lexington, and she had spent the entire night before at his side.

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Legislature OKs Christian health care plan for Ky.

Posted: 03/26/2013 - A Christians-only health care plan would be allowed to resume operations in Kentucky under a measure that has passed the Legislature and is on the way to Gov. Steve Beshear for consideration.

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Supervalu eliminating about 1,100 positions

Updated: 03/26/2013 - Supervalu is eliminating about 1,100 positions nationwide, or about 3 percent of its workforce, less than a week after the supermarket operator completed the sale of five of its grocery chains.

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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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