Kentucky News

Classes Canceled In McCreary, Whitley Counties

Posted On January 16, 2015

(McCreary Co., KY) -- Students in McCreary and Whitley counties are getting a long weekend. Classes are being canceled because of the amount of students who are sick. Students will return on Tuesday. There's no school on Monday because of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Murder Suspect Under Arrest

Posted On January 16, 2015

(Lebanon, KY) -- A man is under arrest accused of killing a Bullitt County mother. Police in Lebanon say the shooting happened yesterday afternoon at a home on Main Street. Eighteen-year-old Austin Allen was arrested after police say he shot and killed 37-year-old Tina Zamora. Some family members of the suspect say Allen is mentally…

Wanted Teens Ditched Stolen Vehicle In Georgia

Posted On January 16, 2015

(Grayson Co., KY) -- The search continues for two Kentucky teenagers accused of a series of crimes. Police say 13-year-old Cheyenne Phillips and 18-year-old Dalton Hayes ditched a stolen vehicle in Georgia and are likely in a truck that disappeared in the same area. The teens were in South Carolina on Monday, where they used…

Police: Bus Driver That Dragged Boy Was Distracted

Posted On January 16, 2015

(Winchester, KY) -- Investigators say the bus driver who dragged a six-year-old Winchester boy about 15-feet was distracted. The Clark County Sheriff's Office hasn't provided details on what she was doing at the time. The boy, who has cerebral palsy, was getting off the bus Wednesday afternoon when his jacket got caught in the door.…

UK Selling Coldstream Laboratories For $30 Million

Posted On January 16, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- University of Kentucky is selling one of its pharmaceutical companies for 30-million dollars. Coldstream Laboratories is being purchased by Mumbai-based Piramal Enterprises Limited. The deal should be finalized in the next two-weeks. The new owner is expected to keep the current employees.