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Twelve charged from drug investigation

Updated: 07/12/2013 - Charges from the investigation include manufacturing methamphetamine, endangering the welfare of a child, and trafficking a controlled substance.

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Fire in Knott Co. destroys home

Updated: 07/12/2013 - Officials say the 911 call came in around 12:30 and by the time they arrived on Horseshoe Bend Road, the home was fully-engulfed.

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Gas prices could increase this summer

Posted: 07/12/2013 - Officials say an increase in the price of oil and decreasing U.S. supplies could cause a 15 cent increase in the price of gas.

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George Zimmerman case now in the hands of Florida jury

Updated: 07/12/2013 - George Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder, but the jury will also be allowed to consider manslaughter. Under Florida's laws involving gun crimes, a conviction on either could mean life in prison.

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2 dead, 2 injured in rural shooting

Posted: 07/12/2013 - Trooper Billy Gregory says the shooting happened at 10:35 a.m. CDT Friday at a home near the intersections of U.S. 68 and Kentucky 218 in the Pierce area of Green County.

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Homeland Security secretary resigning

Posted: 07/12/2013 - Napolitano has led the department since the beginning of the Obama administration, just the third person to hold this post.

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Panel suggests $7.7 million breakdown of Newtown payments

Posted: 07/12/2013 - Preliminary recommendations on $7.7 million in donations collected after the Connecticut school shooting calls for giving $281,000 to each of the families of the 26 children and school educators killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School last year.

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10 Things to know for Friday

Posted: 07/12/2013 - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:

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Life expectancy in Perry County lowest in the country

Updated: 07/11/2013 - One study suggests many people in the mountains will not make it to their golden years. Women in Perry County have the lowest life expectancy in the nation. Around 72 years. This is based on findings from a study by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation.

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