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Knott County boy receives kidney from his adoptive father

Posted: 08/23/2015 - Elmer and Melanie Portwood adopted their son Breven from Guatemala when he was just six months old. When Breven turned nine, he was diagnosed with renal dysplasia and stage three chronic kidney disease.

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Fire destroys home in Perry County

Updated: 08/24/2015 - Firefighters were called out to a structure fire on Newsome Lane in Cornettsville in Perry County.

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Kentucky GOP OKs caucus; allows Rand Paul presidential run

Updated: 08/22/2015 - The Kentucky Republican Party has approved a presidential caucus for March 5, allowing Rand Paul to run for president and re-election to his U.S. Senate seat at the same time without running afoul of state law.

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Whitesburg police involved in overnight pursuit

Updated: 08/22/2015 - Whitesburg police were involved in a pursuit overnight in Letcher County. Police say officers were working a checkpoint when one officer smelled alcohol and asked the drive of a 2004 white mustang to pull over.

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Hurricane Danny Update

Posted: 08/22/2015 - Hurricane Danny has now weakened to a Category 2 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 100 miles per hour.

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The Donald still trumps the GOP

Posted: 08/22/2015 - Thousands of supporters came out for Donald Trump's rally last night in Alabama. The crowd reached around 30,000 people- his biggest rally so far.

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Backroads: Birthplace of Country Music

Posted: 08/21/2015 - In Bristol you're in two states at once. You can be in Tennessee or Virginia. You're also in the Birthplace of Country Music. It's in Bristol where you can visit a museum and see where the history began, and is still being made.

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Rand Paul pushes for caucus at Kentucky campaign stops

Updated: 08/21/2015 - The Republican Party of Kentucky Central Committee will consider switching to a caucus Saturday, a workaround to Kentucky law which prohibits candidates from appearing on the ballot twice.

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