EagleCountryOnline.com

Kentucky News

Health Leaders Evaluate Ebola Plans

Posted On October 07, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- State and regional health officials are making improvements to their plans for dealing with Ebola. On Monday, about 40 representatives from Lexington's hospitals, emergency medical services, doctors' offices and more gathered to outline the systems that are already in place and to see where there may be some gaps. Those at the…

Whitaker Bank In Lexington Robbed

Posted On October 07, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- Police are investigating the third bank robbery in Lexington in less than a week. Officials say a man walked into the Whitaker Bank on West Lowry Lane Monday morning and demanded cash. The First Securities Bank in Hamburg Pavilion and the People's Exchange Bank on Richmond Road were robbed last week.

Gas Prices Take Big Plunge

Posted On October 06, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Gas prices are falling around Kentucky. LouisvilleGasPrices.com reports the average price for self-serve regular took a 19-cent plunge this week to three-dollars-36-cents a gallon. The lowest pump price is three-dollars-nine-cents a gallon in Rineyville .

Missing Woman Found In Elizabethtown

Posted On October 06, 2014

(Elizabethtown, KY) -- A Tennessee man is awaiting extradition from Hardin County to face kidnapping and other charges. Kentucky State Police arrested Douglas Davis this past weekend at an Elizabethtown truck stop. Davis was on the run after allegedly kidnapping 21-year-old Layla Aperans from her home in Cumberland County, Tennessee last week.

USC Cheerleader Suffers Concussion

Posted On October 06, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- A University of South Carolina Gamecocks cheerleader had to be taken off the field in a stretcher during Saturday night's game at Kentucky. Lauren West suffered a concussion during the first quarter. She was taken to a Lexington hospital but has since been released.