RICHMOND — A London man was arrested on a first-degree robbery charge in Richmond on Tuesday.
FRANKFORT, Ky. - Senate President Robert Stivers’ (R-Manchester) bill that would allow the City of Corbin to annex into southern Laurel County is moving to the Senate Floor for vote, after it was passed out of the Standing Committee on State and Local Government Friday afternoon by a vote of 8-2.
LAUREL COUNTY — A London man was arrested Friday after it was reported a woman had a miscarriage caused by being severely beaten by the man.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky has more than 400 COVID-19 vaccination sites after adding 119 new sites this week, Gov. Andy Beshear said Thursday.
CORBIN – Baptist Health has reached a major milestone -- administering more than 100,000 COVID-19 doses (and counting) to patients in Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Baptist Health Corbin is responsible for giving 15,725 of those shots.
CORBIN — Babies born at Baptist Health Corbin during the month of February receive a made-with-love red hat from our volunteers. This red hat is a symbol, reminding our new moms and all women to guard their hearts by making healthy choices. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for wom…
LONDON — A shooting that occurred in Laurel County early Wednesday morning is being investigated by Laurel County Sheriff's Office.
RICHMOND — Officials with the Richmond Police Department confirmed Wednesday that two officers have received disciplinary action after it was alleged they were engaging in sexual activity while on duty.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The amount of COVID-19 vaccine coming to Kentucky is getting a boost, Gov. Andy Beshear said during a Tuesday press briefing and he is also recommending an increase of in-person classes at schools.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – A proposed pro-life constitutional amendment passed its first legislative hurdle on Thursday, winning passage from a House committee.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Legislation that would allow historical horse racing in Kentucky won passage in a House committee on Wednesday, just one day after the full Senate gave its approval.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – A bill to legalize slots-like historic horse racing machines in Kentucky passed the state Senate 22-15 on Tuesday with bipartisan support.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Gov. Andy Beshear won a partial first-round victory on Wednesday in his lawsuit to have three bills passed by the General Assembly over his veto declared unconstitutional.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell opened the Senate on Tuesday saying the pro-Trump mob that stormed the Capitol was “fed lies” by the president and others in the deadly riot to overturn Democrat Joe Biden's election.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man has been arrested on multiple charges related to the storming of the U.S. Capitol, including at a door where a woman was fatally shot earlier this month, federal authorities said.
A potentially crucial piece of evidence in the case against Rep. Robert Goforth is missing, according to the representative’s defense attorneys.
A petition for impeachment has been filed against State Rep. Robert Goforth (R-KY) who was recently re-elected to serve the 89th district, which includes Jackson County and parts of Madison County and Laurel County.
KNOX COUNTY — The Knox County Fiscal Court adopted a resolution Monday asking Kentucky's state leaders to reallocate tax funds given to the University of Kentucky. The resolution was in response to the Kentucky men's basketball team kneeling during the national anthem prior to Saturday's game.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - In addition to a pair of pro-life measures, state lawmakers sent several other bills to Gov. Andy Beshear’s desk during a rare Saturday meeting of the General Assembly.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) -- There was a sharp drop in new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky on Sunday, but the number of deaths rose, as did the state’s positivity rate.
Laurel County's sheriff and jailer recorded a video on Sunday of the two burning University of Kentucky shirts in response to the basketball team kneeling during the national anthem in Saturday's game.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks on Wednesday regarding the Electoral College challenge:
The legislature's planned changes in the governor's emergency powers will address "an institutional situation, not an individual situation" like Gov. Andy Beshear's ongoing mandates during the coronavirus pandemic, Senate President Robert Stivers said on the eve of the 2021 session.
At approximately 8 p.m. Tuesday Clay County Sheriff Patrick Robinson along with CSO Supervisor Dewey Grubb, Deputy Coty Arnold and K9 Deputy Wes Brumley along with K9 Ghost arrested Ashley Lewis, 30 of London. The arrest occurred after Sheriff Robinson received a tip that Lewis was at a resi…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday blocked Democrats' push to immediately bring President Donald Trump's demand for bigger $2,000 COVID-19 relief checks up for a vote, saying the chamber would “begin a process” to address the issue.
A London man was arrested early Tuesday morning after a fatal shooting during an argument between the man and his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend, according to Laurel County Sheriff's Office.
FRANKFORT, Ky. – Secretary of State Michael Adams, Auditor Mike Harmon, Supreme Court Deputy Chief Justice Lisabeth T. Hughes and Justice Samuel T. Wright III received the vaccination against COVID-19 on Monday in the Capitol Rotunda helping to ensure the continuity of state government and d…
LAUREL COUNTY – Wide load restrictions will begin Friday, Dec. 11 on sections of U.S. 25 and Monday, Dec. 14 on sections of Interstate 75.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) -- Gov. Andy Beshear thanked every Kentuckian who sacrificed for each other and rose to the challenge of battling COVID-19 together during the Thanksgiving holiday.
A federal appeals court on Sunday morning sided with Gov. Andy Beshear’s order to close religious private schools and others in the state as the coronavirus rages in Kentucky.
FRANKFORT, Ky. – Gov. Andy Beshear has announced that Kentucky colleges and universities will avoid state budget cuts this fiscal year while also receiving $20 million in federal relief to help cover costs related to COVID-19.
FRANKFORT, Ky. - A Boone County man is facing multiple wildlife-related and other charges following an investigation by Kentucky conservation officers into the killing of a trophy deer in northern Kenton County.
The third of five webinars about reducing disease and unhealthy behaviors in Kentucky's children focused on policies and programs to improve nutrition and physical activity.
Kentucky continued to set records for coronavirus cases and covid-19 hospitalizations Saturday, prompting Gov. Andy Beshear to warn that he will have to "take additional steps" if the daily numbers don't drop.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Supreme Court on Thursday affirmed the governor’s authority to issue coronavirus-related orders putting restrictions on businesses and individuals to try to the contain spread of COVID-19.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Law enforcement agencies in Kentucky and across the United States will be taking part in the annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., local time.
A bipartisan bill to end what its sponsors call the costly system of building, flooding and rebuilding under the National Flood Insurance Program, or NFIP, has been introduced in Congress.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - The number of new cases of the coronavirus, deaths and the state’s positivity rate all rose on Tuesday, Gov. Andy Beshear said during a Capitol press briefing.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky grand jury on Wednesday indicted a single police officer for shooting into neighboring apartments but did not move forward with charges against any officers for their role in Breonna Taylor’s death.
A weekend riot at a Kentucky county detention center is the latest in a string of incidents including inmate overdoses and escapes.
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He is survived by his brother Michael L. Cooper of Louisville, uncle-in-law Paul Frey of Indianapolis, uncle Donald B. Shelton of Lexington, and uncle and aunt, Tom and Sharon Shelton, of Williamsburg. No service.
Mae Alsip, age 88, of Corbin, passed away on Saturday February 6, 2021 at the Heritage in Corbin. She was born in Whitley County, KY a daughter of the late Bird and Lula Rogers Bunch. Mae loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and she was a member of the Whipporwwill Pentecostal Chu…
- Officer identified in fatal shooting of 19-year-old
- UPDATE: Hypothermia determined as cause of death for two found dead in Laurel
- Report says 16 rural Kentucky hospitals are at risk of closing; provides 2017-18 financial data for hospitals, 2019 for most
- Stivers introduces bill that would allow cities to annex into third county, putting southern Laurel exit annexation into question
- Local lawyer plans to open art gallery in Corbin
- Officer in fatal shooting officially identified, more details released
- Corbin man arrested after reportedly shooting into floor next to girlfriend
- OBITUARY: Retired Corbin Police Dept. K-9 Jett passes away
- Protestors demand justice for man fatally shot by police officer
- Richmond Police Department officer disciplined, another resigns after violations