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Hundreds gather to remember Johnson County teen

Updated: 08/22/2013 - Hundreds gathered today to say goodbye to a Johnson County teenager who was killed while riding his motorcycle Friday Night. The driver of the other vehicle, Myra Castle, has been charged with DUI.

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ACT scores up in Kentucky

Posted: 08/21/2013 - Scores for the ACT exam are the highest in five years, according to the Department of Education. The department notes it would like to see a more rapid increase.

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Moderate earthquake shakes Mexico City

Posted: 08/21/2013 - The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake had a magnitude of 6.1 and was centered on the Pacific coast, near the resort of Acapulco.

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Unwanted tires can be dropped off for recycling

Posted: 08/21/2013 - The state Division of Waste Management is sponsoring the events and says waste tires are recycled for products such as tire-derived fuel or crumb rubber mulch.

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Parents wait, worry after Ga. school shooting

Posted: 08/21/2013 - DeKalb County police say the suspect, identified as Michael Brandon Hill, held one or two staff members in the front office captive for a time.

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Ky. ACT results lagging national levels

Posted: 08/21/2013 - In English, reading, mathematics and science combined, 18 percent of Kentucky's Class of 2013 achieved college readiness, compared with 26 percent nationally.

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Officials say Buckhorn students enjoy their fruits and vegetables

Posted: 08/21/2013 - Thanks to grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture school districts, like Perry County, will soon benefit from fresh produce. The child nutrition director for Perry County is promoting healthy eating in hopes of getting elementary school students excited about their veggies.

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Organ donor saves lives

Updated: 08/23/2013 - Jacob Lucas died from a car accident he got into on Friday in Clay County at a work zone on the Hal Rogers Parkway. Family members say they are proud he will save lives as an organ donor.

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Two people recovering after accident in Wolfe County

Posted: 08/20/2013 - Kentucky State Police say George Holland and his passenger Tina Land were ejected from their vehicle after one of their tires blew out, then hit an embankment which caused the car to flip.

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Two men arrested in Harlan County

Posted: 08/20/2013 - Harlan Police officers say Dougless Lamb and Jeffery Coker were arrested after other people reported noise at the high school.

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