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Fern Creek Shooting Report Released

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Louisville, KY) -- A new report is offering suggestions to prevent another school shooting in Louisville. The Jefferson County Public Schools' report on the September shooting at Fern Creek High School found possible security lapses that allowed a student to bring a gun into the building. Recommendations include better communication during crisis events, standardized dress…

Construction Worker Lowered From Mall Roof

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- A construction worker is being treated after suffering a medical emergency on the roof of Fayette Mall. Firefighters rescued the man yesterday morning, lowering him in a basket. His name was not released, and there was no word on his condition.

Serious Injuries After Car Hits Hydrant

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- Police think a driver suffered a medical emergency before crashing in Lexington. Paramedics say the man's condition was life-threatening when they took him to St. Joseph Hospital after 10:30 last night. His truck ran off Shoreside Drive and crashed into a fire hydrant, flooding the road at Brookwind Way. A public works…

Two Injured In Domestic Stabbing

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Bowling Green, KY) -- A Logan County man, 46-year-old Calvin Fuston, is in the Warren County jail on an assault charge following an argument with his girlfriend. Deputies were called yesterday afternoon to a home on Barren River Road for a reported stabbing. The Bowling Green woman and her 23-year-old daughter both had non-life-threatening stab…

More Graduating From KY High Schools

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Frankfort, KY) -- The latest federal report is out on graduation rates, and Kentucky is among the leaders. The National Center for Education Statistics puts Kentucky at 86-percent for the 2012-13 academic year, fourth highest in the U.S. The national rate is 81 percent. Education Commissioner Terry Holliday says the numbers reflect ongoing efforts that…