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Man Arrested For Shooting 13-Year-Old Boy

Posted On August 19, 2014

(Franklin County, KY) -- Kentucky State Police have arrested a man they say shot a 13-year-old boy. Fifty-five-year-old Samuel Isaacs is accused of shooting the boy several times Monday night at a Franklin County mobile home park. Sheriff's officials say Isaacs was apparently upset that his granddaughter had snuck out with of the house with…

Franklin Shooting Shocks Neighborhood

Posted On August 19, 2014

(Franklin, KY) -- Neighbors in Franklin are shocked over a shooting incident at a mobile home park. Authorities say one person was airlifted from the scene at Duckers Road and Highway 21 last night. Police have not said what happened as they continue to collect information about the gunshots.

Most Popular Cars For Thieves

Posted On August 19, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- Thieves are looking for certain vehicles in Kentucky. The top five favorites are Chevrolet, Ford and Dodge full size pickups plus Chevrolet Impala and Toyota Camry. The report was released yesterday by the National Insurance Crime Bureau to show the most popular makes and models stolen in 2013.

Kentucky Booming In Entrepreneurship Rankings

Posted On August 19, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- Kentucky is soaring high in entrepreneurship rankings. The State Index shows the state leaped 45 places to come in fourth on the new list. Spokesman Eric Thompson said, quote, "The Bluegrass State had difficulty adapting to the Great Recession, but businesses are bouncing back." North Dakota is number one, while Michigan ranks…

Madison Jail Is A No-Win Situation

Posted On August 19, 2014

(Richmond, KY) -- The Madison County Jail in Richmond is trying to solve a dilemma. Jailer Doug Thomas said there are 195 beds and 100 extra inmates. Judge Kent Clark blames the county's increased population with drugs a major role in arrests. Clark said it's hard to convince taxpayers to pay for a facility most…