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Perry County man indicted on murder charges

Updated: 02/16/2013 - Police say Dalton Stidham gunned them down three people during what was supposed to be a custody exchange on January 15th. He pleaded not guilty to the charges and the grand jury indicted him on the charges today.

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Facebook wins German court fight on fake names ban

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Schleswig-Holstein state's data protection body said Friday it will appeal the court decision. It argues the ban on fake names breaches German privacy laws and European rules designed to protect free speech online.

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Reality Check: Meteors & Kentucky

Updated: 02/15/2013 - While the meteor that exploded in the sky above Russia is getting worldwide attention, Kentucky too has been ground zero before for meteorites.

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Emergency responders to receive training

Posted: 02/15/2013 - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is hosting a training course to teach emergency responders how to stay safe and protect the public while working a crash or other highway emergencies.

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Millions of items checked out at Kentucky libraries

Posted: 02/15/2013 - The Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives says more 2.5 million people in Kentucky hold library cards, and they checked out almost 20 million books last year from public libraries.

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Soldiers return to Fort Campbell from Afghanistan

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Soldiers serving in a combat aviation brigade at Fort Campbell are scheduled to arrive at the post on the Tennessee-Kentucky state line after completing a deployment to Afghanistan.

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Small water treatment plants get financial help

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Twenty-two small drinking water treatment systems in Kentucky will get financial help from the state to improve technical, managerial and financial capabilities.

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Sky fall: Meteorites strike Earth every few months

Updated: 02/15/2013 - A meteor exploded in the sky above Russia on Friday, causing a shockwave that blew out windows injuring hundreds of people and sending fragments falling to the ground in the Ural Mountains.

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Bill passes to extend high school age for refugees

Posted: 02/15/2013 - The vote was 71-26 Thursday. State Rep. Jody Richards, a Bowling Green Democrat who sponsored the bill, said it would help these students catch up after arriving in this country with a poor education.

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New W.Va. program aims to curb diabetes epidemic

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Participants will work with a lifestyle coach in a group setting to achieve weight loss and physical activity goals. It starts with one-hour sessions once a week for 16 weeks, followed by six monthly sessions.

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Two arrested in Boyd County on drug charges

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Boyd County Sheriff's Deputies arrested Dustin Weiner, 29, of Ashland, early Wednesday for trafficking in a control substance. About six hours later, deputies arrested James Kindermann Jr., 24, of Ashland, and charged him with trafficking in a controlled substance.

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Couple asks for help with dog problem

Updated: 02/15/2013 - A Leslie County couple says they are overrun with dogs and are asking the community for help. Deputies visited a home Thursday to check on the conditions of more than 70 dogs.

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Documents: Ex-LA cop gathered info on 2 victims

Posted: 02/15/2013 - Court documents show fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner gathered information on a women's basketball coach and her fiance before he apparently killed them earlier this month.

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22 water treatment systems selected for special funding

Posted: 02/14/2013 - Twenty-two small drinking water treatment systems in Kentucky will receive financial assistance through a program designed to improve their technical, managerial and financial capabilities to ensure production of safe drinking water in a consistent, cost-effective manner.

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