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Tennessee missionaries volunteer in Eastern Kentucky

Posted: 03/27/2013 - While many kids are relaxing and enjoying time away from school, some students from Tennessee are spending their spring breaks in service to others. More than one hundred students and adults volunteered at the Big Creek Mission in Leslie County.

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UPike men's basketball coach fighting off the court

Updated: 03/27/2013 - The heart of a champion can be defined many different ways and many folks would use the University of Pikeville men's basketball coach as an example. Kelly Wells, was diagnosed with a kidney disease while in college. In 2004, Wells received a kidney transplant from his wife, Shawne.

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Harlan Countian honored with Congressional Tribute

Posted: 03/27/2013 - U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers (KY-05) presented Harlan County Little League Baseball Coach, UNITE Coalition Coordinator and former Mayor of Lynch, Tom Vicini with a Congressional Tribute.

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Three indicted in murder case

Posted: 03/27/2013 - Three people have been indicted in federal court for allegedly murdering a Clay County man.

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Gay marriage equality box spreads on social media

Posted: 03/27/2013 - Martha Stewart signed on with red velvet cake and white icing. Count Beyonce and George Takei (tuh-KAY'), too. Even the makers of Bud Light expressed themselves with beer cans.

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Judd says no to Senate run

Updated: 03/27/2013 - Actress Ashley Judd says she won't run for U.S. Senate in Kentucky against Republican Leader Mitch McConnell.

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Baldwin gives $2,500 to RI high school chess team

Posted: 03/28/2013 - Actor Alec Baldwin has donated $2,500 to help the chess team at Central Falls High School in Rhode Island defray the cost of traveling to a national tournament next month.

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Investigation yields no answers for deadly fire

Updated: 03/27/2013 - It killed seven people, including five children, and now investigators say they'll likely never know what started the house fire in Knox County earlier this month.

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Military voting bill among winners in legislature

Posted: 03/27/2013 - Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, the state's chief election official, pressed for the legislation that allows military personnel to receive ballots via the Internet in an effort to speed up the process.

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Union, FirstEnergy settle dispute at W.Va. plant

Posted: 03/27/2013 - The Utility Workers Union of America says FirstEnergy has agreed to pay union members at the Harrison Power Station more than $1 million to settle unfair labor practice charges.

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UPDATE: High court skeptical of federal marriage law

Posted: 03/27/2013 - The Supreme Court is indicating it could strike down the federal law that prevents legally married gay couples from receiving a range of federal benefits for married people.

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Google picks 8,000 winners of 'Glass' contest

Posted: 03/27/2013 - The pool selected by Google won a contest conducted last month requiring U.S. residents to submit 50-word applications through Twitter or Google's Plus to explain how they would use a technology that is being hailed as the next breakthrough in mobile computing.

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W.Va. bill would put administrators in classrooms

Posted: 03/27/2013 - The bill's sponsor Sen. Larry Edgell said that there are three purposes to the bill. Most importantly the bill would help address a critical shortage of substitute teachers in rural districts.

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W.Va. board debates coal mine methane rules again

Posted: 03/27/2013 - Federal rules require mining equipment to shut down at methane concentrations of 2 percent or more. Proposed state regulations would cut that to 1.25 percent if the levels are sustained.

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10 Things to know for Wednesday

Posted: 03/27/2013 - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday.

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