Kentucky News

Maysville Damage Not Caused By Tornado

Posted On October 09, 2014

(Maysville, KY) -- A tornado is not responsible for the widespread damage reported after storms this week in a northern Kentucky community. National Weather Service officials say straight line winds of 75-miles-per-hour slammed Maysville on Tuesday, snapping trees and causing damage to homes and businesses. An EF-Zero twister was confirmed near New Columbus in Owen…

Allegiant Air’s New CVG Flights Begin

Posted On October 09, 2014

(Hebron, KY) -- Allegiant Air's expansion at Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport continues today. The low-fare airline will launch its first nonstop flights to Fort Lauderdale this morning. Allegiant is in the process of doubling its flight offerings at CVG to 18 weekly flights to six popular vacation destinations.

Seven Tornadoes Confirmed During Tuesday’s Storms

Posted On October 09, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- The National Weather Service says seven tornadoes touched down in Kentucky during Tuesday's severe weather. One twister was reported in Paris, two in Bath County, two in Scott County and one Harrison County. Those were all designated EF-One. An EF-Zero was reported near New Columbus in Owen County.

One Person Killed In Mining Accident

Posted On October 09, 2014

(Bell County, KY) -- One person is dead following a mining accident in Bell County. Investigators say the 31-year-old victim was killed Tuesday by a rock collapse at the Nally and Hamilton Mine in Ingram. The accident is under investigation by the Kentucky Division of Mine Safety.

Fern Creek Students Help Shooting Victim

Posted On October 08, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Fern Creek High School students are banding together to help the victim of last week's school shooting. They'll welcome back classmates from fall break with a fundraiser for 15-year-old Javaughntay Burroughs. The students will sell T-shirts reading "FC Proud," with all proceeds going to help Burroughs' family pay his medical bills.