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UPDATE: Johnson Co. man returns home two months after skydiving accident

Updated: 10/07/2013 - When 26-year-old, David Meek, left for vacation in Mississippi he never imagined it would be more than two months before he returned home to Johnson County...especially in a wheelchair. This weekend Meek finally made it home after spending weeks at Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital in Lexington, and now has hope that he will walk again.

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Mexican monster truck wreck kills 8, hurts dozens

Posted: 10/06/2013 - Carlos Gonzalez, spokesman for the Chihuahua state prosecutors' office, said the driver appeared to have lost control of the truck after leaping over cars it was crushing during a demonstration at the "Extreme Aeroshow" on Saturday.

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Mingo County board OKs student drug testing

Posted: 10/06/2013 - A new policy requires random drug tests for student-athletes, students who participate in extracurricular activities and students who drive to school. Parents also can volunteer their children for the test selection process.

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Hundreds in Jenkins run for man battling Cancer

Posted: 10/06/2013 - Each year globally, nearly 13 million people learn they have cancer...7.6 million people die from the disease. And while its prevalence may be well known, Roland Wierwille says it can never prepare you for the moment you hear the news.

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Human remains found in Magoffin County

Updated: 10/05/2013 - Officials say human remains have been found in Magoffin County near the home of a man who went missing in February.

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Homeless get 'Clean Start' in Ashland

Posted: 10/05/2013 - The ministry, which is supported by five Presbyterian churches in Boyd and Greenup counties, offers services unlike any other in the area.

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McConnell expects government shutdown to end soon

Posted: 10/05/2013 - Kentucky's senior senator is confident the federal government will be back open soon. Sen. Mitch McConnell said Kentuckians should not worry about the shutdown dragging on for a long time.

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'Walking Dead' brings new life to Ga. town

Posted: 10/05/2013 - But filming of the hugely popular TV show "The Walking Dead" has renewed interest in the rural Georgia town and the ruins of its old buildings. The series' fourth season premieres Oct. 13 on AMC.

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Oregon bartender gets $17,500 tip

Posted: 10/05/2013 - A customer at Conway's Restaurant and Lounge in Springfield often tips bartender Aurora Kephart with unplayed tickets for the state lottery's Keno game.

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Man arrested for cycle thefts

Posted: 10/05/2013 - Officials say Roger Isom drove the stolen cycles to a friends house, which was right next door to the victim's brother-in-law.

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Obama: Senators rallying extremes is bad for gov't

Posted: 10/05/2013 - Obama was asked about senators such as Republicans Ted Cruz of Texas and Rand Paul of Kentucky who are playing high-profile roles during their first terms, in part by opposing Obama's agenda.

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Radio stations celebrate 50th and 60th anniversaries

Updated: 10/05/2013 - If television and the internet are the king and queen of media, then radio is the palace in which they reside -for radio, without question, forever changed the way mainstream consumers received information.

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