Kentucky News

Child Left Alone While Mom Smokes Cocaine

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton said a mom is under arrest for leaving her nine-year-old daughter in a hotel pool while smoking crack cocaine. Deputies responded to a call for help at the Best Western on Chenault Road and found Paula Ward smoking with a man. Melton said kids have no choice…

Fiery Train-Tractor Crash Caught on Surveillance Cameras

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Pulaski County, KY) -- A surveillance video is available showing the fiery collision of a train and a tractor-trailer in Pulaski County. The truck driver is recovering at UK Hospital. Deputies believe he missed a turn and was trying to make corrections with the trailer still on the railroad tracks.

Hearing To Keep Death Penalty

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- The Interim Committee on Judiciary is planning to meet to discuss retaining the death penalty in Kentucky. The hearing on August 1st will include testimony from state lawmakers, prosecutors, and groups opposed to the penalty.

Richmond Police Arrest Car Thief

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Richmond, KY) -- An enterprising car thief is under arrest in Richmond. Police say Jeffrey Bond was stealing cars and trying to sell them as junk through his recycling company. All the cars were damaged but returned to their owners.

Governor Grabs Fees And Special Taxes

Posted On July 22, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- Governor Steve Beshear is raiding state funds in efforts to balance his budget's 91-million dollar gap. He collected license fees paid by nurses, insurance agents, doctors and pharmacists. Next came tax revenues on gas plus a surcharge on insurance for training firefighters.

  • Pet Patrol

    Lost Boston Terrier

    Posted on July 23, 2014
    Location: Greendale, Indiana

    Lost Boston Terrier named Clyde. He is male and is…