Kentucky News

Ice Bucket Firefighters Continue Recovery

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Campbellsville, KY) -- The two Campbellsville firefighters injured in an Ice Bucket Challenge are getting better. Fire department officials say Alex Quinn and Tony Grider are still being treated at University Hospital but are improving daily. The pair was burned last month when their aerial bucket came too close to a high-voltage line at Campbellsville…

Restaurant Chain Donates Bulletproof Vests

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Louisville's arson investigators will have a new layer of protection when they go out into the field. Firehouse Subs restaurants in the city donated ten-thousand-dollars in new bulletproof vests yesterday to the Metro Arson squad. Fire department officials say looking for the people who set fires is a dangerous job that requires…

Best States To Have A Baby

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- Kentucky is ranked 14th overall among 50 states for having a baby. The website WalletHub.com bases the ranking on several factors such as budget considerations and healthcare conditions. Vermont is the best state to have a bundle of joy, and Alabama is the worst.

BBB Warns Of Utility Scam

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Bardstown, KY) -- Triple-B is warning people in Bardstown of a utility scam. Scammers posing as workers at Louisville Gas & Electric are calling customers to say their service will be cut if they fail to pay an overdue bill. Utility officials say they never call regarding credit or debit card data or personal information.

Knox County Police And Nurses Exposed To Disease

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Barbourville, KY) -- Tiffany Myers is accused of intentionally exposing people to Hepatitis C in Knox County. She pulled an I-V from her arm at Knox County Hospital in Barbourville, causing blood to hit a nurse. Myers then allegedly began spitting on the medical staff and police trying to restrain her. She is booked on…