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Soldiers return to Fort Campbell from Afghanistan

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Soldiers serving in a combat aviation brigade at Fort Campbell are scheduled to arrive at the post on the Tennessee-Kentucky state line after completing a deployment to Afghanistan.

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Small water treatment plants get financial help

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Twenty-two small drinking water treatment systems in Kentucky will get financial help from the state to improve technical, managerial and financial capabilities.

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Sky fall: Meteorites strike Earth every few months

Updated: 02/15/2013 - A meteor exploded in the sky above Russia on Friday, causing a shockwave that blew out windows injuring hundreds of people and sending fragments falling to the ground in the Ural Mountains.

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Bill passes to extend high school age for refugees

Posted: 02/15/2013 - The vote was 71-26 Thursday. State Rep. Jody Richards, a Bowling Green Democrat who sponsored the bill, said it would help these students catch up after arriving in this country with a poor education.

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New W.Va. program aims to curb diabetes epidemic

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Participants will work with a lifestyle coach in a group setting to achieve weight loss and physical activity goals. It starts with one-hour sessions once a week for 16 weeks, followed by six monthly sessions.

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Two arrested in Boyd County on drug charges

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Boyd County Sheriff's Deputies arrested Dustin Weiner, 29, of Ashland, early Wednesday for trafficking in a control substance. About six hours later, deputies arrested James Kindermann Jr., 24, of Ashland, and charged him with trafficking in a controlled substance.

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Couple asks for help with dog problem

Updated: 02/15/2013 - A Leslie County couple says they are overrun with dogs and are asking the community for help. Deputies visited a home Thursday to check on the conditions of more than 70 dogs.

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Documents: Ex-LA cop gathered info on 2 victims

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Court documents show fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner gathered information on a women's basketball coach and her fiance before he apparently killed them earlier this month.

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22 water treatment systems selected for special funding

Posted: 02/14/2013 - Twenty-two small drinking water treatment systems in Kentucky will receive financial assistance through a program designed to improve their technical, managerial and financial capabilities to ensure production of safe drinking water in a consistent, cost-effective manner.

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Man dies following fire

Posted: 02/14/2013 - The Pulaski County Coroner says that 51-year-old Arthur Jackson died after a fire Thursday afternoon at a home on Happy Circle Drive near Somerset.

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New schools in Pike Co. bring more opportunity

Updated: 02/14/2013 - School officials in one Eastern Kentucky county are excited about the progress of two big projects in the district. Pike County Schools will be opening two brand new school buildings for the upcoming school year, something officials say is a big move for the district.

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Industrial hemp bill passes state Senate

Posted: 02/14/2013 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The comeback of industrial hemp in Kentucky has gained ground with state Senate passage of a bill to regulate the crop if the current federal ban is lifted.

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