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Felled tree causes shutdown at TVA nuclear plant

Posted: 07/01/2013 - Tennessee Valley Authority spokeswoman Gail Rymer says automatic shutdown procedures began at the Watts Bar plant when the electrical fault was detected on Friday afternoon.

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More than 1,000 mourn 19 Arizona firefighters

Posted: 07/02/2013 - More than 1,000 people turned out Monday to a Prescott university gym to honor the bravery and sacrifice of 19 "Hotshot" firefighters who died battling Arizona's Yarnell Fire.

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Berea College program could improve local businesses

Updated: 07/02/2013 - The Entrepreneurship for the Public Good Program at Bereea College aims to have students trained in the uses of social media teach that information to local business owners and executive directors of non-profit organizations.

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Two hospitalized following train accident in Harlan County

Posted: 07/01/2013 - Folks living in the Cawood Community of Harlan County say it was only a matter of time. A father and his young son are recovering at two different Tennessee hospitals. Both victims were in a vehicle that was hit by a train.

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E. Ky. wildfire threat no less severe

Updated: 07/02/2013 - As firefighters continue to battle the blaze in Arizona, ladder men in Eastern Kentucky say their thoughts and prayers are with the families of the 19 "Hotshots" team members that were killed.

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Grimes announces U.S. Senate run

Updated: 07/01/2013 - There had been speculation for months as to whether or not she would make a run for McConnell's seat.

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Ky school district debates future of facility

Posted: 07/01/2013 - An eastern Kentucky school district is trying to decide whether a 100-year-old community school can be kept open or if it has shrunk beyond the point of viability.

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Grimes to oppose McConnell in U.S. Senate race

Updated: 07/02/2013 - Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes has announced she will run against Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, ending the search by Democrats to find a competitive challenger ahead of next year's election.

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Agency donates to gambling problem helpline

Posted: 07/01/2013 - The Kentucky Department of Charitable Gaming has donated $2,500 to a telephone assistance line for people who think they may have a problem with gambling.

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New cell phone ban now in effect in West Virginia

Posted: 07/01/2013 - Hand-held cell phone use while driving is now a thing of the past in West Virginia. Starting Monday, it becomes a primary offense to drive and talk without the use of a hands-free device.

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Two men arrested on drug charges in Logan County, WV

Posted: 07/01/2013 - The Logan County Sheriff's Department and the U.S. 119 Drug Task Force served a search warrant at 565 Stratton St., Apt. 5, in the city of Logan where they found all of those items along with two men.

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