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Supermoon And Meteor Shower To Light Up Sky

Posted On August 08, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- Stargazers in Kentucky are in for a big treat this weekend. A supermoon and Perseid meteor shower will dazzle the sky at the same time on Sunday. The best viewing time for the glowing moon during its closest distance to Earth is just after sunset.

Police Renewing Search For Man Missing Since 2006

Posted On August 08, 2014

(Winchester, KY) -- The search for a Winchester man missing since 2006 is picking up again. On Thursday, crews searched the Kentucky River near Fort Boonesborough for a car believed to be connected to the disappearance of Tom Profitt. Police aren't saying, though, what led them to the river. When Profitt first disappeared, investigators called…

Fort Campbell Tightening Access To Post

Posted On August 08, 2014

(Fort Campbell, KY) -- Fort Campbell is tightening security at its posts. Beginning August 15th, those without a Department of Defense-issued ID card will be required to go to the Visitor Center to get a visitor pass and will be subject to a criminal history check. A spokesman says the background check will only take…

Lincoln County To Start School Year August 13th

Posted On August 08, 2014

(Stanford, KY) -- Students in Lincoln County are getting a longer summer break. The beginning of the new school year is being pushed back to August 13th because of a fire at the district's office in Stanford. Wednesday's blaze consumed a wing of the building that houses offices and classrooms for the preschool and Head…

Dad Arrested, Boy Found Safe In Kentucky

Posted On August 07, 2014

(Pikeville, KY) -- A missing toddler is safe and his dad is under arrest after the pair were found in Kentucky. An AMBER Alert was issued in Virginia for three-year-old Tommy Engle following a domestic disturbance. His father, 34-year-old Tommy Lee Travis Engle was arrested in Pikeville yesterday. Authorities say the boy was with him,…