Kentucky News

Murder Suspect In Court

Posted On February 10, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- Martaveus Bell pleaded not guilty to murder yesterday in Fayette District Court. Police arrested the 20-year-old Lexington man on Friday for the November shooting death of 51-year-old Stacie Lillie. According to court documents, a witness identified Lee as the shooter and later picked him out in a photo lineup. note nature ]

Dangerous Henderson Road Closing For Months

Posted On February 10, 2015

(Henderson Co. KY) -- State transportation officials have announced plans to close a busy Henderson County road for months. Zion Road, Kentucky 351, will close early next month until mid-summer to replace a bridge over Elam ditch, as part of a project to make the road safer. It has dangerous curves and has had a…

More Legislation Introduced To Fight Heroin

Posted On February 10, 2015

(Frankfort, KY) -- There's now a second bill to fight Kentucky's heroin problem. Senators have been working on a version, and yesterday the House filed its measure. It would include a so-called Good Samaritan clause in which anyone reporting an overdose would not face drug-related charges. Shively Representative Joni Jenkins says lawmakers must act. She…

Former Teacher Accused Of Molesting Student

Posted On February 10, 2015

(Paducah, KY) -- A former Reidland Middle School teacher is being arraigned on charges of sexual misconduct with a student. A judge entered a not guilty plea on the behalf of Chelsea Rose yesterday in McCracken County Court and set bail at five-thousand dollars. Police say Rose told them, in detail, about the sexual relationship…

Three Charged In Overdose Death

Posted On February 10, 2015

(Knox Co., KY) -- Three people are in custody for reckless homicide after a woman died of a drug overdose. Police in Knox County say Harvey Cain, Amy Cain and Joshua Reiter could have saved Felicia West's life on Sunday, but the three allegedly failed to get her medical attention. A sheriff's deputy says the…