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Elementary School Target For Vandals

Posted On October 14, 2014

(Stanford, KY) -- The principal at an elementary school in Stanford is frustrated over weekly damage by vandals. The destruction has been getting more severe and repairs more costly. The latest raid destroyed swings, concrete padding, plus vulgar graffiti covering equipment. The playground is used by Stanford students plus kids throughout the community.

McConnell, Grimes Face Off In Televised Debate

Posted On October 14, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- The fireworks continue between the two contenders in one of the country's most closely watched U.S. Senate races. During their first televised debate Monday night, Alison Lundergan Grimes again refused to reveal whether she voted for President Obama in the 2012 election.   While Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell tried to tie…

Construction Begins On Lexington Senior Citizens Center

Posted On October 14, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- Construction is beginning on a "world class" senior citizens center in Lexington. A groundbreaking ceremony was held Monday for the 13-million-dollar project at Idle Hour Park. Mayor Jim Gray called the construction a significant milestone because it marks the first time in more than 15-years that ground has been broken for a…

15-Year-Old Steals Dump Truck, Goes On Joy Ride

Posted On October 14, 2014

(Richmond, KY) -- A 15-year-old is accused of stealing a dump truck and going on a joy ride from Glasgow to Richmond. Kentucky State Police started looking for the boy Monday morning after someone said they saw him at a gas station in Jessamine County and thought he looked too young to be driving. He…

LIHEAP Program Begins

Posted On October 13, 2014

(Jefferson County, KY) -- Jefferson County residents who will need help paying for winter utility bills can begin applying for aid today. Registration for the Low Income HEAP program is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Flaget Community Center. Residents on fixed incomes, over age 60 or on disability and social security…