Kentucky News

Prosecutor Wants Dragging Teacher Charged

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Shepherdsville, KY) -- The Bullitt County teacher who was reportedly caught on video dragging a student is facing charges. Prosecutors are recommending a misdemeanor assault charge against Ashley Silas. They say a video from inside Brooks Elementary School shows Silas dragging the first-grader to the office after the child falls to the floor. Silas was…

Fern Creek Shooting Report Released

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Louisville, KY) -- A new report is offering suggestions to prevent another school shooting in Louisville. The Jefferson County Public Schools' report on the September shooting at Fern Creek High School found possible security lapses that allowed a student to bring a gun into the building. Recommendations include better communication during crisis events, standardized dress…

Construction Worker Lowered From Mall Roof

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- A construction worker is being treated after suffering a medical emergency on the roof of Fayette Mall. Firefighters rescued the man yesterday morning, lowering him in a basket. His name was not released, and there was no word on his condition.

Serious Injuries After Car Hits Hydrant

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- Police think a driver suffered a medical emergency before crashing in Lexington. Paramedics say the man's condition was life-threatening when they took him to St. Joseph Hospital after 10:30 last night. His truck ran off Shoreside Drive and crashed into a fire hydrant, flooding the road at Brookwind Way. A public works…

Two Injured In Domestic Stabbing

Posted On January 21, 2015

(Bowling Green, KY) -- A Logan County man, 46-year-old Calvin Fuston, is in the Warren County jail on an assault charge following an argument with his girlfriend. Deputies were called yesterday afternoon to a home on Barren River Road for a reported stabbing. The Bowling Green woman and her 23-year-old daughter both had non-life-threatening stab…