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LIHEAP Program Begins

Posted On October 13, 2014

(Jefferson County, KY) -- Jefferson County residents who will need help paying for winter utility bills can begin applying for aid today. Registration for the Low Income HEAP program is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Flaget Community Center. Residents on fixed incomes, over age 60 or on disability and social security…

Sub-Three Dollar Gas In Kentucky

Posted On October 13, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Some Kentucky drivers are paying less than three-dollars for gas. LouisvilleGasPrices.com reports the average price of self-serve regular is down eleven-cents this week to two-dollars-28-cents a gallon. The local average is getting a boost in Elizabethtown, Radcliff and Rineyville, where gas is as cheap as two-dollars-79-cents a gallon.

Louisville Church In Trouble For Gay-Friendliness

Posted On October 13, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Leaders of a Louisville church say they'll continue to be gay-friendly because it's the right thing to do. Crescent Hill Baptist Church is in line to be kicked out of the Kentucky Baptist Convention because of its inclusive stance, which includes ordaining and marrying gays and lesbians. Baptist convention officials say Crescent…

McConnell-Grimes Debate Tonight

Posted On October 13, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- Kentucky voters could soon have a better idea about who they want to represent them in the U.S. Senate for the next six years. Senator Mitch McConnell and Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes will meet tonight in a televised debate in Lexington. The debate begins at 8:00 p.m.

Teen Steals Dump Truck, Drives Across State

Posted On October 13, 2014

(Glascow, KY) -- State police say a Kentucky teen ran away, stole a dump truck then drove it across the Bluegrass State. WLEX-TV reports the 15-year-old was stopped in Nicholasville this morning. Investigators say he'd run away from his foster home in Glascow and stolen the truck earlier in the day. The teen wasn't hurt,…