Kentucky News

Senator Paul Weighs In On President’s ISIS Request

Posted On February 11, 2015

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is asking Congress to authorize the use of military force against ISIS, and he isn't ruling out putting boots on the ground. Kentucky Senator Rand Paul agrees that ground troops are the key to defeating the terrorists -- just not American ones. Paul says the troops on the ground should…

Stamping Ground To Investigate Fire Department

Posted On February 11, 2015

(Scott Co., KY) -- Stamping Ground Mayor Kayla Jones says the city will conduct a full investigation into "written grievances and verbal allegations regarding the fire department." Fire Chief Billy McIntosh and Assistant Chief Jacob Pasley abruptly quit on Friday. Jones has not given a reason for the resignations but says, as of now, she…

Special Prosecutor Named In Police-Involved Shooting

Posted On February 11, 2015

(Richmond, KY) -- The Attorney General's Office is appointing Fayette Commonwealth's Attorney Ray Larson as special prosecutor in the Jesse Gibbons case. Police shot and killed the 29-year-old Lexington man in Richmond in September, ending a car chase. Madison County Commonwealth's Attorney David Smith recused himself because of conflicts of interest.

McCracken Courthouse Could Get New Name

Posted On February 11, 2015

(Paducah, KY) -- An effort's underway to re-name the federal courthouse in Paducah to honor Edward H. Johnstone. Johnstone, who died in 2013, was a federal judge in the western district of Kentucky for more than 30 years. The McCracken County Bar Association supports the change, which would require a joint act of Congress.

Man Takes Plea Deal In Brother’s Death

Posted On February 11, 2015

(Franklin, KY) -- Paul Johnson of Simpson County is pleading guilty to manslaughter in the fatal stabbing of his 24-year-old brother, Patrick, during an argument in September. A grand jury indicted him for murder, assault, and for being a persistent felony offender. Johnson, who will be sentenced next month, accepted a plea deal that calls…

  • Pet Patrol

    Found dog

    Posted on March 27, 2015
    Location: Moore\'s Hill, Indiana

    Found white dog with a collar but no tags. Dog…