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Family of shooting victims speaks for the first time

Posted: 01/18/2013 - Jackie Doug Cornett, his granddaughter, 12 year old Taylor Cornett and his adopted daughter, 20 year old Kaitlyn Cornett, were shot and killed in the Hazard Community and Technical College parking lot Tuesday night.

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Traffic delays possible in Martin County

Posted: 01/18/2013 - Officials tell us approximately 100 feet of Route 40 between mile marker zero and one have fallen away and the roadway has been reduced to one lane.

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Four Wise County, Va EMS services get new EKG machines

Posted: 01/18/2013 - The Bristol Herald Courier reports the Wellmont CVA Heart Institute donated EKG machines to the rescue squads in Appalachia and Big Stone Gap along with Friendship and Lifecare ambulance services.

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Man injured in Boyd County fire

Posted: 01/18/2013 - Larry Fryer was attempting to start a fire in his wood burning stove when he slipped and fell.

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MSHA: New pattern violator rules could save lives

Posted: 01/18/2013 - Labor Secretary Hilda Solis said Thursday they improve the Mine Safety and Health Administration's ability to hold mine operators accountable for disregarding life-saving safety measures.

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Snow blankets parts of Letcher County Thursday

Updated: 01/18/2013 - There was no snow in Hazard, but just down the road in parts of Letcher county this afternoon, it was a completely different story. County road crews were called in around 2 p.m., as the first flakes began to fall.

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Snow adds to flooding concerns in Whitley County

Updated: 01/17/2013 - You don't have to look far for signs of a swollen Cumberland River, in Whitley County. After Thursday's snowfall and everything else the weather has thrown at this area, the river could cause problems as it's expected to crest nearly three feet above the flood stage Friday.

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Snow causes problems in Bell County

Updated: 01/18/2013 - The snow started falling early Thursday afternoon and created hazardous conditions in Bell County. Some school buses even got stuck while taking students home.

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Williamsburg officials consider public smoking ban

Posted: 01/18/2013 - Health officials say the smoking ban could pass during the February City Council meeting. If passed, the ban would put an end to smoking in restaurants, stores, or any other public place.

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Police: 3 charged wanted to rid world of evil

Posted: 01/18/2013 - A gruesome discovery of a torso and legs in a field in northern Kentucky led to the arrest of three men now charged with murder who told investigators they were trying to rid the world of evil.

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Keeneland releases spring stakes schedule

Posted: 01/18/2013 - Keeneland will offer 16 stakes worth $3.625 million for its 2013 spring race meeting, headlined by the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (G1) and Central Bank Ashland Stakes (G1), for colts and fillies, respectively, with classic aspirations.

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'Dear Abby' advice columnist dies at age 94

Updated: 01/17/2013 - Pauline Friedman Phillips, who under the name of Abigail Van Buren wrote the long-running "Dear Abby" advice column, has died. She was 94.

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