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Third Person Charged In Walmart Shooting

Posted On December 17, 2014

(Manchester, KY) -- A third person has been arrested and charged in connection with last week's shooting outside a Manchester Walmart. Seventy-eight-year-old Delmar Edwards was arrested. He's been charged with first degree assault. It all started when two men got into an argument in the store's parking lot. Richard Lawson was shot and suffered serious…

Firefighters Recovering After Crash

Posted On December 17, 2014

(Anderson Co., KY) -- Several Anderson County firefighters are recovering after their fire truck slammed into a tree. It happened near the intersection of Puckett and Hammonds Creek roads. Witnesses say the truck finally came to a stop in a neighbor's yard , uprooting a tree. Major damage was done to the fire engine. Six…

More Than 100-Thousand Sign Up For Health Insurance

Posted On December 17, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- The governor's office says more than 100-thousand residents signed up for health insurance through the state's health benefit exchange during the one-month enrollment period. Governor Steve Beshear's office says it's encouraging news. Open enrollment continues through February 15th, but Monday was the deadline to sign up for coverage to begin January 1st.

Bank Robber Sought

Posted On December 17, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- Police are looking for a man who robbed a bank Tuesday in Lexington. The man was wearing a mask and gray hoodie when he entered the United Bank on Harrodsburg Road. Police say they were able to locate a vehicle that matched the description of the suspect's. One person was questioned, but…

Ex-Martin Mayor Headed To Prison

Posted On December 17, 2014

(Martin, KY) -- The former mayor of Martin is headed to prison for more than seven years after she was convicted on a pair of cases. Officials say 70-year-old Ruth Thomasine Robinson will have to serve at least 85-percent of her sentence. Robinson was convicted of intimidating voters to support her in her failed re-election…