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Elderly Man Drowns In Lincoln County

Posted On October 30, 2014

(Lincoln County, KY) -- The frigid water is likely a factor in the drowning death of an elderly man in Lincoln County. Officials say 75-year-old Carl Linn was canoeing with his daughter on Cedar Creek Lake Wednesday when their boat capsized. They were in water about 30-minutes before someone rescued them. The coroner says Linn's…

Two Washed Up Body Parts Not Related

Posted On October 30, 2014

(Henry County, KY) -- A severed arm and foot found along two separate rivers in Kentucky don't appear to be related. That's according to police, who say they are looking through missing persons cases as they try to identify the body parts. Officials say the arm washed up from the Kentucky River in Henry County…

Report: Firefighter Made Direct Contact With Power Line

Posted On October 30, 2014

(Campbellsville, KY) -- The firefighter critically burned during an ice bucket challenge at Campbellsville University made direct contact with a power line. According to a report released Wednesday by the Kentucky Public Service Commission, Tony Grider touched it with his head when the aerial bucket he was in rose toward the line instead of retracting.…

Traffic Stop Leads To Deadly Shooting

Posted On October 29, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- One man is dead after police are forced to open fire during a foot chase in Valley Station. Louisville Metro Police say it happened last night on Grafton Hall Road, after five men fled from a car during a traffic stop. One of the suspects opened fire on officers, who returned fire…

Advance “Mockingjay” Screening For Charity

Posted On October 29, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Jennifer Lawrence is making it possible for her hometown fans to see the next "Hunger Games" film before it hits theaters. The Jennifer Lawrence Foundation will screen "Mockingjay Part One" on November 19th at the Cinemark Tinseltown theater, with ticket sales supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of Kentuckiana. You can learn…