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Western Kentucky murder suspect pleads guilty - WYMT News

Western Kentucky murder suspect pleads guilty  WYMT News

Timothy Madden appeared in Allen Circuit Court Saturday before Judge Janet Crocker.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:40 pm


20,000 AT&T workers across 9 states, including Kentucky, go on strike - WLKY Louisville

20,000 AT&T workers across 9 states, including Kentucky, go on strike  WLKY Louisville

More than 20,000 AT&T Southeast workers across nine states, including Kentucky, went on strike Saturday over what they allege are unfair labor practices.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:50 pm


Student caused scare by shouting 'gun' at Lexington high school football game, police say - Courier Journal

Student caused scare by shouting 'gun' at Lexington high school football game, police say  Courier Journal

School officials said in a statement that initial reports indicate an unaccompanied younger student shouted that someone had a gun.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:03 pm


Kayaks for K-9s helps out Kentucky animal shelters - WKYT

Kayaks for K-9s helps out Kentucky animal shelters  WKYT

Kayaks for K-9s is collecting donations for Kentucky animal shelters at the Red River Gorge on Saturday and Sunday.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:17 pm


Herbstreit: Expect Kentucky to play angry in 2019 - 247Sports

Herbstreit: Expect Kentucky to play angry in 2019  247Sports

For a team that won 10 games, including one in the postseason against Penn State, Kentucky has not received a lot of national attention this offseason. That has ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:10 pm


Kentucky Supreme Court hears religious freedom case over LGBT shirts - Angelus News

Kentucky Supreme Court hears religious freedom case over LGBT shirts  Angelus News

The Kentucky Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Friday in the case of a Christian business owner who is facing punishment for declining to print shirts for ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:47 pm


'Enthusiasm' for Kentucky Downs nominations signals big fields - Horse Racing Nation

'Enthusiasm' for Kentucky Downs nominations signals big fields  Horse Racing Nation

Kentucky Downs ' four opening-day stakes attracted a total of 236 nominations, ranging from 53 for the $750,000 Tourist Mile to 70 for the $500,000 Gainesway ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:29 pm


Mitch McConnell Challenger Amy McGrath Releases Blistering Ad in Kentucky: He 'Left Our Coal Miners Behind' - Newsweek

Mitch McConnell Challenger Amy McGrath Releases Blistering Ad in Kentucky: He 'Left Our Coal Miners Behind'  Newsweek

Kentucky Senate candidate Amy McGrath released an ad Friday attacking Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for having "left our coal miners behind years ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:28 pm


Court rules Kentucky clerk who refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses can be sued | TheHill - The Hill

Court rules Kentucky clerk who refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses can be sued | TheHill  The Hill

A federal appeals court has ruled that Kim Davis, the former county clerk who rose to prominence after she refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses in 2015, ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:16 pm


Kentucky man faces bigamy charge after police say he was married to 2 women at once - Courier Journal

Kentucky man faces bigamy charge after police say he was married to 2 women at once  Courier Journal

A Kentucky man wanted by police for several years after he was allegedly married to two women at the same time has been arrested and charged with bigamy.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:54 pm


Kentucky county makes $400K deal with coal company tied to West Virginia governor - Courier Journal

Kentucky county makes $400K deal with coal company tied to West Virginia governor  Courier Journal

A Kentucky county has worked out a deal to settle delinquent property taxes owed by a company once controlled by West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:13 pm


DEA announces action against meth dealers has resulted in 60 Kentucky arrests - The Paintsville Herald

DEA announces action against meth dealers has resulted in 60 Kentucky arrests  The Paintsville Herald

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration announced this week the conclusion of an ongoing operation, “Operation Crystal Mountain” which has targeted ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


3 arrests made in connection to Kentucky State Fair weapon discharge - WCLU

3 arrests made in connection to Kentucky State Fair weapon discharge  WCLU

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Kentucky State Police says three people were arrested this week in relation to the Kentucky State Fair investigation. A weapon was ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:50 pm


Joan Shelley On Her Musical Love Letter To Kentucky - NPR

Joan Shelley On Her Musical Love Letter To Kentucky  NPR

Folk musician Joan Shelley talks with Scott Simon about her album Like the River Loves the Sea, a love letter to her home state of Kentucky.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:30 pm


Racing! Looking at next year’s Kentucky Derby preps - Los Angeles Times

Racing! Looking at next year’s Kentucky Derby preps  Los Angeles Times

Hello, my name is John Cherwa and welcome back to our horse racing newsletter as we offer up another handicapping lesson from Rob Henie.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 11:00 am


FLOWERFUL SKILLS: Mosko wins Kentucky Floral Designer of the Year - The Sentinel-Echo

FLOWERFUL SKILLS: Mosko wins Kentucky Floral Designer of the Year  The Sentinel-Echo

LONDON — London native Chase Mosko learned early about creativity — a characteristic that he credits to his mother's strict but loving nature.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 11:00 am


Police chief named Kentucky Chief of the Year - The Independent

Police chief named Kentucky Chief of the Year  The Independent

ASHLAND – Local police chief received state-wide recognition for his dedication to the community and police force, and received the prestigious award of Chief ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 10:00 am


Kentucky governor's remark stirs spat with ex-GOP challenger - messenger-inquirer

Kentucky governor's remark stirs spat with ex-GOP challenger  messenger-inquirer

FRANKFORT -- Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin this week insulted the challenger he defeated in the May Republican primary, an unorthodox move that runs the risk of ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:00 am


Daviess called best place to retire in Kentucky - messenger-inquirer

Daviess called best place to retire in Kentucky  messenger-inquirer

If you're thinking about retiring in Kentucky and wonder where the best place is for retirement, chances are you already live there -- or nearby.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:00 am


High school football roundup | Trinity rolls over Indiana's Carmel - Courier Journal

High school football roundup | Trinity rolls over Indiana's Carmel  Courier Journal

No concerns about a slow start for the Trinity High School football team in 2019. Junior quarterback Nathan McElroy passed for 187 yards and three touchdowns ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:45 am


Best Cast/Worst Case for Indiana and Western Kentucky - WDRB

Best Cast/Worst Case for Indiana and Western Kentucky  WDRB

This is a clip-and-save column. Like a few of my Derby predictions. I'll stash it in a safe place and drop it under a hot light Dec. 1. Facebook · Twitter · SMS · Email ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:37 am


Football Friday Night In Kentucky - WSAZ-TV

Football Friday Night In Kentucky  WSAZ-TV

It was a full slate of high school football in the Commonwealth on Friday night with some more games slated for Saturday. There was a huge road win by the ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:03 am


Manual football uses defense to stymie reigning 3A state champ Central - Courier Journal

Manual football uses defense to stymie reigning 3A state champ Central  Courier Journal

Manual High School football used its strong defense to beat reigning 3A state champ Central High School.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:45 am


Kentucky high school football scores from Friday's season openers - Courier Journal

Kentucky high school football scores from Friday's season openers  Courier Journal

Check out the scores from high school football games in Kentucky on Friday, August 23.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:34 am


Kentucky basketball coach praises Obama after golf round: 'He is a really serious golfer' | TheHill - The Hill

Kentucky basketball coach praises Obama after golf round: 'He is a really serious golfer' | TheHill  The Hill

University of Kentucky head basketball coach John Calipari praised former President Obama's golf skills after the two played a round Friday.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:10 am


Court rejects Kentucky's attempt to shirk legal fees in Kim Davis gay marriage case - USA TODAY

Court rejects Kentucky's attempt to shirk legal fees in Kim Davis gay marriage case  USA TODAY

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Kentucky must pay $224,000 in legal fees related to former county clerk Kim Davis' refusal to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:05 am


Week 0 high school football scores in Northern Kentucky and Indiana - Cincinnati.com

Week 0 high school football scores in Northern Kentucky and Indiana  Cincinnati.com

Keep up with all of the high school football action in Northern Kentucky and Southeast Indiana.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:05 pm


Kentucky guard deploys unit to Guantanamo Bay - WLKY Louisville

Kentucky guard deploys unit to Guantanamo Bay  WLKY Louisville

Kentucky National Guard soldiers were deployed to Guantanamo Bay. A departure ceremony was held Friday for more than 120 soldiers with the Kentucky Army ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:54 pm


Kentucky State Fair's new policy on unaccompanied minors has a loophole, raises questions - Courier Journal

Kentucky State Fair's new policy on unaccompanied minors has a loophole, raises questions  Courier Journal

Unaccompanied minors are not allowed at the State Fair after 6 p.m. Fair-going families seem to be in favor of the new rule, but enforcing it is complicated.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:39 pm


Kentucky county makes $400K deal with former Justice company - WVVA TV

Kentucky county makes $400K deal with former Justice company  WVVA TV

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky county has worked out a deal to settle delinquent property taxes owed by a company once controlled by West ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:26 pm


Appeals court upholds ruling on fees in Kentucky gay marriage case - WLKY Louisville

Appeals court upholds ruling on fees in Kentucky gay marriage case  WLKY Louisville

A federal appeals court has upheld a ruling that the state of Kentucky must pay almost a quarter-million dollars in legal expenses stemming from a former county ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:06 pm


Bluegrass band Kentucky Just Us opens concert series Saturday - Times Tribune of Corbin

Bluegrass band Kentucky Just Us opens concert series Saturday  Times Tribune of Corbin

Terry O'Neal never planned to have a family band, but he always loved music.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:00 pm


State Fair Highlights Kentucky's Complicated Relationship With Tobacco - WKU Public Radio

State Fair Highlights Kentucky's Complicated Relationship With Tobacco  WKU Public Radio

Kentucky has a complicated relationship with tobacco. At one time the plant was the biggest cash crop in the state. But that's changed dramatically. Back.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:31 pm


Closure Of Immigration Court In Kentucky Causes Concern - WUKY

Closure Of Immigration Court In Kentucky Causes Concern  WUKY

Problems with the condition of a building where an immigration court is located have caused weeks of hearings to be canceled.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:19 pm


Kentucky man charged with bigamy after 3 marriage licenses found at clerk's office - WDRB

Kentucky man charged with bigamy after 3 marriage licenses found at clerk's office  WDRB

Johnnie Goodman Jr., 37, was arrested Saturday by the Breckinridge County Sheriff's Office.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:40 pm


Local Kentucky Target JJ Traynor ‘The Biggest Sleeper’ In Basketball Recruiting - The Spun

Local Kentucky Target JJ Traynor ‘The Biggest Sleeper’ In Basketball Recruiting  The Spun

Kentucky's recruiting efforts for the Class of 2020 could lead them to offering a prospect that is quietly rising the ranks. In-state forward JJ Traynor, who is ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:39 pm


Kentucky Politics Distilled: Trump Stumps For Bevin - 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Kentucky Politics Distilled: Trump Stumps For Bevin  89.3 WFPL News Louisville

This week in Kentucky politics, President Donald Trump came to Louisville to lend a hand to Gov. Bevin's reelection campaign. Meanwhile Bevin made more ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:41 pm


Female Kentucky teacher accused of raping 15-year-old boy - WVLT.TV

Female Kentucky teacher accused of raping 15-year-old boy  WVLT.TV

Authorities in northern Kentucky say a high school science teacher sexually abused one of her 15-year-old male students.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:40 pm


International Center of Kentucky in need of hygiene products for refugees - WBKO

International Center of Kentucky in need of hygiene products for refugees  WBKO

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - The International Center of Kentucky is holding a drive for hygiene products to help refugees who come to Bowling Green to ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:37 pm


Dekel Crowdus, Kentucky’s top junior and a UK target, is leaving the state - Lexington Herald Leader

Dekel Crowdus, Kentucky’s top junior and a UK target, is leaving the state  Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky junior Dekel Crowdus transfers to IMG Academy in Florida.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:26 pm


Kentucky Supreme Court to decide: Can gays force Christian print shops to promote their politics? - Washington Examiner

Kentucky Supreme Court to decide: Can gays force Christian print shops to promote their politics?  Washington Examiner

Today, the Kentucky Supreme Court will hear the latest First Amendment case pitting gay activism against the rights of Christian business owners.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:32 pm


5,000 jack-o'-lanterns to light up Kentucky trail this fall - WUSA9.com

5,000 jack-o'-lanterns to light up Kentucky trail this fall  WUSA9.com

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — More than 5,000 jack-o'-lanterns will illuminate a trial in Kentucky. This is the seventh year for Louisville's Jack O' Lantern Spectacular at ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:57 pm


Western Kentucky adds Ohio State to its football schedule in 2023 - Courier Journal

Western Kentucky adds Ohio State to its football schedule in 2023  Courier Journal

Western Kentucky continues to beef up its future nonconference football schedule, as the Hilltoppers will play Ohio State in 2023, the program announced ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:10 pm


Child found wandering alone while Kentucky mom was at Cheddar's, authorities say - WDRB

Child found wandering alone while Kentucky mom was at Cheddar's, authorities say  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Kentucky mom was arrested Thursday night after police say she left her 6-year-old was found wondering around by himself while ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:02 pm


Power ranking every QB Kentucky will face in 2019 - Saturday Down South

Power ranking every QB Kentucky will face in 2019  Saturday Down South

Who are the toughest QBs Kentucky will face in 2019? We break down the dozen QBs and power rank them.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 4:00 pm


5,000 jack-o'-lanterns to light up Kentucky trail - WTHR

5,000 jack-o'-lanterns to light up Kentucky trail  WTHR

More than 5000 jack-o'-lanterns will illuminate a trail in Kentucky.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:50 pm


Here's what it's like to ride a pony in the World's Championship Horse Show - Courier Journal

Here's what it's like to ride a pony in the World's Championship Horse Show  Courier Journal

Courier Journal's Kirby Adams jumps behind a Hackney pony for a ride around Freedom Hall at the World's Championship Horse Show at Kentucky State Fair.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:22 pm


Officials find more than 12 dozen animals living in 1 Kentucky trailer - WDRB

Officials find more than 12 dozen animals living in 1 Kentucky trailer  WDRB

Animal Control says there was no food or *fresh* water for the 154 animals.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:28 pm


Kentucky man posed as teen on Snapchat to get sexual photos from boys, police say - Courier Journal

Kentucky man posed as teen on Snapchat to get sexual photos from boys, police say  Courier Journal

A Kentucky man was arrested Wednesday after authorities say he posed as a teenage girl on Snapchat in order to get juvenile boys to send him sexual photos.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:56 pm


Kentucky woman searching for lost cat’s owner in Michigan - WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

Kentucky woman searching for lost cat’s owner in Michigan  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

(FOX 17) — A woman in Kentucky is searching for the owner of a cat who may live in Michigan. The cat was found Aug. 13 at a truck stop in Franklin, Kentucky.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:51 pm


Married UK professors, scientist lose jobs over major health research misconduct - Lexington Herald Leader

Married UK professors, scientist lose jobs over major health research misconduct  Lexington Herald Leader

Two University of Kentucky professors and a staff research scientist have lost their jobs after being found guilty of 'significant research misconduct' in several ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:18 pm


Kentucky’s 50 best high school football players in 2019 . . . plus a few more - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky’s 50 best high school football players in 2019 . . . plus a few more  Lexington Herald Leader

The top 50 high school football players, plus a few more, as selected by the coaches and the Herald-Leader, for the 2019 season.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:15 pm


Deer virus confirmed in Kentucky - WKYT

Deer virus confirmed in Kentucky  WKYT

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources says a deadly virus has been found in a white-tailed deer in the state.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:34 am


Moore alumn J.J. Weaver is growing into his role as a freshman for Kentucky football - Courier Journal

Moore alumn J.J. Weaver is growing into his role as a freshman for Kentucky football  Courier Journal

A former star at Louisville's Moore Traditional School, J.J. Weaver is now working for playing time in Lexington with Kentucky football.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:20 am


The starting five? The next Tyler Herro? Answering some questions about this UK basketball team. - Lexington Herald Leader

The starting five? The next Tyler Herro? Answering some questions about this UK basketball team.  Lexington Herald Leader

Answering Kentucky basketball questions related to incoming recruit Johnny Juzang, the possible starting lineup for UK in the 2019-20 season, a small-ball ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:17 am


Still doubt Kentucky football after its 2018 season? They're working to prove you wrong - Courier Journal

Still doubt Kentucky football after its 2018 season? They're working to prove you wrong  Courier Journal

The 2018 season was Kentucky football's best in 40 years, but Mark Stoops rebuilding project offers hope for more success moving forward.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:50 am


Five Dead In 20 Years: A Look At Pipeline Safety In Kentucky - 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Five Dead In 20 Years: A Look At Pipeline Safety In Kentucky  89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Earlier this month, a natural gas pipeline exploded south of Danville. But this wasn't the first incident on this stretch of pipeline.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:00 am


Covering Kentucky Central Bank CEO buys prized Kentucky ham for $1M Associated Press 5:37 - LEX18 Lexington KY News

Covering Kentucky Central Bank CEO buys prized Kentucky ham for $1M Associated Press 5:37  LEX18 Lexington KY News

The CEO, president and chairman of Central Bank has purchased the Kentucky State Fair's Grand Champion Ham for $1 million.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:40 am


Deputies: Eastern Kentucky man tries to kill wife by drowning her - WKYT

Deputies: Eastern Kentucky man tries to kill wife by drowning her  WKYT

Authorities in one eastern Kentucky county say a husband is behind bars after he attempted to drown his wife in a swimming pool.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:44 pm


Kentucky State Police hold first open house for potential recruits - WYMT News

Kentucky State Police hold first open house for potential recruits  WYMT News

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP/WKYT) - As Kentucky State Police look for new recruits, the agency hosted an open house for interested parties to get a feel for different ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:52 pm


Hemorrhagic disease found in Kentucky deer and numbers are expected to keep growing - Courier Journal

Hemorrhagic disease found in Kentucky deer and numbers are expected to keep growing  Courier Journal

Officials are investigating how wide-spread the issue is, looking into cases of 22 deer in 11 Kentucky counties.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:06 pm


10 Things to Know About Kentucky - U.S. News & World Report

10 Things to Know About Kentucky  U.S. News & World Report

The Bluegrass State is home to music, horse racing and bourbon.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:39 pm


Nevada man accused of attempting to kidnap Kentucky teen released on bond - WKYT

Nevada man accused of attempting to kidnap Kentucky teen released on bond  WKYT

The Nevada man accused of attempting to kidnap a Kentucky teen while she was at school is now out of jail after posting bond.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 5:49 pm


Man shot by Kentucky officer at apartment complex - ABC News

Man shot by Kentucky officer at apartment complex  ABC News

Police say an officer responding to a domestic dispute at a central Kentucky apartment complex has fatally shot an armed man during a confrontation. Kentucky ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:17 pm


Kentucky gay-rights activist arrested during protest - WKYT

Kentucky gay-rights activist arrested during protest  WKYT

A prominent gay-rights activist has been arrested during a protest at the Kentucky Farm Bureau's Country Ham Breakfast and Auction, a state fair event that ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:11 pm


‘Kentucky deserved it more.’ SEC Hall of Famer defends pro-UK vote in preseason poll. - Lexington Herald Leader

‘Kentucky deserved it more.’ SEC Hall of Famer defends pro-UK vote in preseason poll.  Lexington Herald Leader

College football Hall of Famer Scott Woerner, who played at Georgia, likes what Kentucky can do on the football field in 2019.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:54 pm


Kentucky doctor loses license over unnecessary procedures - WKYT

Kentucky doctor loses license over unnecessary procedures  WKYT

A Kentucky heart doctor imprisoned for implanting unnecessary pacemakers in patients has now lost his license to practice medicine in the state.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:51 pm


Kentucky man threatened to turn VA hospital into 'another El Paso,' authorities say - Courier Journal

Kentucky man threatened to turn VA hospital into 'another El Paso,' authorities say  Courier Journal

Days after a mass shooting left 22 dead at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, a Kentucky man allegedly threatened to turn his local Veterans Affairs Medical Center ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:09 pm


Kentucky could get creative with basketball recruiting additions for next season - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky could get creative with basketball recruiting additions for next season  Lexington Herald Leader

Answering Kentucky basketball recruiting questions related to Jalen Green, Josh Christopher, frontcourt targets in the 2020 class, Terrence Clarke and ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:13 am


The 2019 bowl projections are out and Kentucky football has no shortage of options - Courier Journal

The 2019 bowl projections are out and Kentucky football has no shortage of options  Courier Journal

LEXINGTON - Kentucky's 2019 season opens next week at Kroger Field, but where will it end? The Wildcats figure to be the favorite in at least six games (Toledo ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:08 am


Kentucky State Fair: New curfew takes effect following weekend chaos - WAVE 3

Kentucky State Fair: New curfew takes effect following weekend chaos  WAVE 3

New rules took effect Wednesday night at the Kentucky State Fair after groups of young people caused a panic on Saturday.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:43 am


President Donald Trump in Louisville: Kentucky will reelect 'Matt and Mitch' - Courier Journal

President Donald Trump in Louisville: Kentucky will reelect 'Matt and Mitch'  Courier Journal

President Trump says Gov. Matt Bevin has done 'an incredible job' and is a 'truly great governor.' Trump also praised Sen. Mitch McConnell. Matt Stone ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:08 pm


'No Pay, We Stay': 23 Days Into Train Blockade Protest, Kentucky Coal Miners Demand Stolen Wages With Support of Progressives Nationwide - Common Dreams

'No Pay, We Stay': 23 Days Into Train Blockade Protest, Kentucky Coal Miners Demand Stolen Wages With Support of Progressives Nationwide  Common Dreams

As of Wednesday, coal miners in Cumberland, Kentucky are now 23 days into a train blockade that they say will go on until their former company pays them.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:36 pm


In Search Of The Perfect Kentucky State Fair Food - 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

In Search Of The Perfect Kentucky State Fair Food  89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Is it the Philly cheesesteak doughnut burger? The fried mac and cheese balls? We tried a lot — but not all — of the food at this year's fair.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:45 pm


Kentucky high school student who stopped attempted kidnapping shares story - WKYT

Kentucky high school student who stopped attempted kidnapping shares story  WKYT

A 16-year-old Kentucky high school student is being called a hero by classmates and law enforcement after authorities say he stopped a man from kidnapping ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:17 pm


Updating Kentucky's potential depth chart - 247Sports

Updating Kentucky's potential depth chart  247Sports

LEXINGTON, Ky. — It's almost football time in the Bluegrass. Kentucky is just 10 days away from its season-opener against Toledo in Kroger Field. The Wildcats ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:30 pm


Kentucky county jails overcrowded, causing inmate abuse, death - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky county jails overcrowded, causing inmate abuse, death  Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky county jails are at average packed at 121 percent of their capacity, with some filled beyond the 138 percent limit recommended by the U.S. Supreme ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:30 pm


Picking a winner for each game on the Kentucky football 2019 schedule - Courier Journal

Picking a winner for each game on the Kentucky football 2019 schedule  Courier Journal

Will Kentucky match its 2018 success this season? Courier Journal reporter Jon Hale picks each game on the Wildcats' 2019 schedule.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:06 pm


Special assistant to the president addresses topics ahead of Trump's visit to Kentucky Wednesday - WKYT

Special assistant to the president addresses topics ahead of Trump's visit to Kentucky Wednesday  WKYT

Special Assistant to President Trump, Meghan Burris said Kentucky has been a focus point for the president and vice president in recent months.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:17 pm


‘Still struggling.’ Kentucky coal jobs drop significantly in recent months. - Lexington Herald Leader

‘Still struggling.’ Kentucky coal jobs drop significantly in recent months.  Lexington Herald Leader

Coal jobs continued to go down in Kentucky in recent months. Employment in the second quarter of 2019 was nearly 10 percent lower than in the first three ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:14 pm


Shell casing found at Kentucky State Fair near site of Saturday's reported shooting - Courier Journal

Shell casing found at Kentucky State Fair near site of Saturday's reported shooting  Courier Journal

Kentucky State Police are still pursuing a wanton endangerment charge against a juvenile they think fired a gun at the Kentucky State Fair on Saturday.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:02 pm


Kentucky adds two 4-star commits to 2020 class in less than 24 hours - Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky adds two 4-star commits to 2020 class in less than 24 hours  Lexington Herald Leader

The Kentucky football team got commitments from Deondre Buford and Tre'vonn Rybka in less than 24 hours.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:23 pm


Matt Bevin: Kentucky teachers protested during school year to get off work - Courier Journal

Matt Bevin: Kentucky teachers protested during school year to get off work  Courier Journal

Kentucky Gov. Bevin suggested in a radio interview that teachers only protested pension bills while school was in but were not seen this summer.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:27 pm


60 arrested in Kentucky following three-state DEA meth bust - WKYT

60 arrested in Kentucky following three-state DEA meth bust  WKYT

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has announced 60 arrests in Kentucky as a part of a three-state operation targeting methamphetamine.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:58 pm


Louisville and Kentucky football not big recruiting spenders compared with other top teams - Courier Journal

Louisville and Kentucky football not big recruiting spenders compared with other top teams  Courier Journal

The Cats and Cards have each been among the nation's leaders in costs for men's basketball recruiting. Football? Not so much.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:00 am


Troopers continue to investigate body found near Kentucky River in Madison County - WKYT

Troopers continue to investigate body found near Kentucky River in Madison County  WKYT

Investigators still have a lot of questions to answer after a woman's body was found over the weekend in Madison County.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:41 am


Kentucky State Fair Tightens Security After Shooter Scare - 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Kentucky State Fair Tightens Security After Shooter Scare  89.3 WFPL News Louisville

A new policy will require minors to bring an adult with them if they're going to the Kentucky State Fair at night. The policy, announced through a press release ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:33 pm


Bevin's visit to Democrats' booth at Kentucky State Fair was respectful, volunteers say - Courier Journal

Bevin's visit to Democrats' booth at Kentucky State Fair was respectful, volunteers say  Courier Journal

Gov. Matt Bevin paid a visit to the Kentucky Democrats' booth at the state fair in Louisville on Saturday clad in a bright blue jacket decorated with many large ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 8:31 pm


‘This is wrong.’ Tax refund to bankrupt coal company could cost Kentucky school $73,000. - Lexington Herald Leader

‘This is wrong.’ Tax refund to bankrupt coal company could cost Kentucky school $73,000.  Lexington Herald Leader

State and local officials are grappling with the touchy issue of a tax refund to a bankrupt coal company that could cost the Harlan County school system enough ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:20 pm


Kentucky gas pipeline has history of deadly accidents - WKYT

Kentucky gas pipeline has history of deadly accidents  WKYT

A natural gas pipeline in Kentucky that exploded this month and killed one person has a history of deadly accidents.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 1:49 pm


Meet 50 of the top high school football prospects in Kentucky - Courier Journal

Meet 50 of the top high school football prospects in Kentucky  Courier Journal

A look at some of the top prospects from around the state at each position.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:11 pm


To return a football favor, the Kentucky football offense must start fast - Lexington Herald Leader

To return a football favor, the Kentucky football offense must start fast  Lexington Herald Leader

Kentucky's college football team will feature a young defense that needs experience. To give the defense time to develop, the UK offense must start fast when ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 9:56 am


Another spill at a Kentucky bourbon distillery kills fish in this Frankfort creek - Lexington Herald Leader

Another spill at a Kentucky bourbon distillery kills fish in this Frankfort creek  Lexington Herald Leader

The Castle & Key Distillery southeast of Frankfort discharged an unknown quantity of untreated wastewater Thursday into Glenns Creek, killing an unknown ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Kentucky finds 1,000 teachers violated law during 'sickouts' - ABC News

Kentucky finds 1,000 teachers violated law during 'sickouts'  ABC News

An election-year investigation into teacher rallies at Kentucky's Capitol found more than 1,000 educators violated state law by participating in protests that shut ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Kentucky State Fair daily schedule: The top 10 things to do at the fair today - Courier Journal

Kentucky State Fair daily schedule: The top 10 things to do at the fair today  Courier Journal

The annual Kentucky State Fair is here with 11 days of fun-filled action to Louisville. Here's a list of the top 10 things to do each day.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They After More Than Money? - TIME

A Kremlin-Linked Firm Invested Millions in Kentucky. Were They After More Than Money?  TIME

A TIME investigation found that Rusal used every political and economic tool at its disposal to shed sanctions, prevent them from being re-imposed and establish ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 10:20 pm


Eastern Kentucky official indicted for spending $700. Judge sets $250,000 cash bond. - Lexington Herald Leader

Eastern Kentucky official indicted for spending $700. Judge sets $250,000 cash bond.  Lexington Herald Leader

Breathitt County Judge-Executive Jeff Noble was indicted Monday on two felony counts and one misdemeanor count for allegedly using $700 of public money to ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


‘In God We Trust’ signs are being hung in every school in Kentucky before students return. - Lexington Herald Leader

‘In God We Trust’ signs are being hung in every school in Kentucky before students return.  Lexington Herald Leader

When classes start in the next few weeks, every school in Kentucky will have to prominently display the national motto 'In God We Trust' as a result of a new law ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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