KY State News

  • McCracken Co. Clerk's office sports blue, green for "Donate Life Month"

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 4:00 PM

    The McCracken County Circuit Clerk's office will be wearing blue and green tomorrow to celebrate "Donate Life Month," and they want you to do the same.

  • Beshear signs cannabis oil bill

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 3:31 PM

    Doctors at two university research hospitals can now prescribe oil derived from marijuana or hemp to treat patients.

  • Seven arrested on various charges

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 5:32 PM

    Street level investigations led a flurry of seven arrests around McCracken County on various charges.

  • Coroner, family confirms remains are of fisherman in 2012 accident

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 1:44 PM

    Gene May's funeral arrangements are scheduled for Saturday, April 12 at 2 PM with visitation beginning at 11AM preceding the funeral.

  • Annual Easter Egg Dash

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 10:50 AM

    Kids as old as 10 can race to find as many eggs as they can at the Annual Easter Egg Dash.

  • PHOTO GALLERY: Sibling Day

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 6:03 AM

    April 10 is National Sibling Day. Check out some of the Local 6's siblings and viewer-submitted siblings.

  • Super security bug puts all internet users at risk

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 10:51 PM

    Usually it’s your personal computer, tablet, or smart phone that puts you at risk of sharing your personal information, but a new security bug isn’t stealing through your device, it’s targeting the sites you browse.

  • What's Going Around - Week of Apr. 9th

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 10:32 PM

    If you're having throat issues this week, you're not alone.

  • McConnell presses for PGDP clean up progress

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 6:27 PM

    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell pressed Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz on Wednesday about when we can expect to see clean up operations begin at the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant.

  • Local fifth graders learn about ancient cultures from "Mound Builders" program

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 6:35 PM

    A fifth grade xclass is having fun and learning some history at the same time. The River Discovery Center has launched a new educational program called "Mound Builders."

  • Farmington woman asks for help following devastating house fire

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 5:26 PM

    A local woman is asking for help after she lost everything in a house fire on Tuesday night.

  • Mid-Continent president: Financial situation is 'dire' but school will push past

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 6:07 PM

    The acting president of Mid-Continent University says students will have to wait a bit longer before receiving their financial aid residuals.

  • Howell Road in Hickman Co. closed on Thursday for drain replacement

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 4:29 PM

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close a portion of KY 2209 in Hickman County on Thursday.

  • New cable options and upgrades for select customers

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 5:43 PM

    Choosing what to watch goes beyond channels these days.

  • Work under way to recover last Corvette from hole

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 2:21 PM

    Workers are digging away to retrieve the last of eight classic Corvettes gobbled up by a giant sinkhole beneath the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky.

  • Rescue crews recover body of missing Trigg County man

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 1:28 PM

    The nearly 48 hour search for a missing man ended today when rescue crews pulled his truck from a local river. Funeral arrangements have been scheduled.

  • Six things to know: April 9

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 7:40 AM

    Here are the six things to know for your day in news today, Wednesday, April 9.

  • Click and donate: Kentucky Gives Day

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 1:16 PM

    Click to donate to Kentucky Gives Day, a 24-hour online fundraiser that will benefit over 400 charitable nonprofits across the state- only running through the end of the day Wednesday, April 9.

  • Former state Rep. Arnold avoids punishment for sexual harassment charges

    Updated: Tue Apr 8, 2014 2:37 PM

    Former state Rep. John Arnold will not be punished for charges that he sexually harassed three state employees over four years.

  • Free day of dental services

    Updated: Wed Apr 9, 2014 11:30 AM

    Aspen Dental will be opening their doors at the Paducah and Owensboro locations for a free day of services to those in need.