Kentucky News

Strong Interest In Kynect Open Enrollment

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- Governor Beshear is thrilled as people are showing a strong interest in the state's health benefit exchange. Open enrollment debuted on Saturday and anyone needing affordable health insurance can apply through kynect until February 15th.

Bomb Threat At Brandenburg Church

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Brandenburg, KY) -- A bomb scare is being evaluated in Brandenburg. Officers responded to the Glad Tiding Christian Center Assemblies of God Church yesterday. A search of the building revealed no explosives, but the FBI is interested and will join the investigation today.

Whitesburg Police Chief Cited For DUI

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Hazard, KY) -- A police chief is on the other side of a badge in Whitesburg. Hazard police report Tyrone Fields was given a ticket for DUI yesterday. Fields was taken to a hospital to recover from his intoxication.

Stick Blamed For Lexington Power Outage

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- A power outage that left nearly 750 people in the dark is being blamed on a stick. A spokesman for Kentucky Utilities says the lights went out on the western part of downtown Sunday evening for about 45-minutes. Investigators think someone threw a stick into the substation between West High Street and…

Arrest Made In Deadly Hit And Run

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Perry County, KY) -- A man accused of being behind the wheel of a vehicle involved in a hit and run accident in Perry County is facing charges. Kentucky State Police say Marcus Abner was arrested early Sunday morning. The body of Billy Ray Baker was found in a ditch in Saul Saturday afternoon.