KY State News

  • Man drives off without paying for gas

    Updated: Mon Apr 7, 2014 9:59 AM

    A man drove off without paying for $73.26 worth in gas, and police need your help to identify him.

  • Missing man, truck found in river

    Updated: Mon Apr 7, 2014 9:54 AM

    Trigg County coroner, John Mark Vinson identified the missing man as 71-year-old Hal Fennell.

  • Kentucky 74-73 over Wisconsin, to play for title

    Updated: Sat Apr 5, 2014 10:51 PM

    Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left, after taking a pass from his twin brother Andrew, and Kentucky beat Wisconsin 74-73 on Saturday night to advance to the national championship game.

  • Family holds memorial service for fallen marine

    Updated: Sat Apr 5, 2014 10:44 PM

    The family of a Paducah marine killed overseas held a memorial service to recognize his sacrifices.

  • A local fraternity donates thousands of potatoes

    Updated: Sat Apr 5, 2014 10:44 PM

    Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity brothers are putting thousands of pounds of taters to good use.

  • Kentucky ends attempts to control emerald ash borer

    Updated: Sat Apr 5, 2014 2:29 PM

    Kentucky officials have ended a 30-county wood quarantine that was intended to contain the emerald ash borer.

  • A Family Apart: Adoptive parents unite as one family to bring kids home

    Updated: Fri Apr 4, 2014 10:40 PM

    A local mother is getting help from other families in similar situations to bring her kids home from the Congo.

  • PHOTO GALLERY: Big Blue Nation

    Updated: Fri Apr 4, 2014 9:14 PM

    The Kentucky Wildcats will be taking the floor on Saturday to face off against Wisconsin for a place in the championship game of the NCAA Men's Basketball tournament. Here are some pictures of members of the Big Blue Nation wearing their UK gear to show their support!

  • Portion of Bonds Road closed due to rising water

    Updated: Fri Apr 4, 2014 8:18 PM

    KY 1255, also known as Bonds Road, is closed near mile marker 2 because of water being over the roadway.

  • Benton continues 'Tater Day' tradition this weekend

    Updated: Fri Apr 4, 2014 8:02 PM

    The city of Benton, Kentucky will be hosting it's annual "Tater Day" festival this weekend.

  • Jailer: Decrease in housing inmates could cause us huge financial problems

    Updated: Fri Apr 4, 2014 6:19 PM

    The Hickman County Detention Center is facing a huge deficit and leaders are hopeful they can keep some portions of the building open to avoid several lay-offs.

  • Flash flooding shuts down Fenton campsite at LBL

    Updated: Fri Apr 4, 2014 5:21 PM

    Overnight storms wiped out a popular campground at Land Between The Lakes in Kentucky.

  • Water on roadways: Turn Around, Don't Drown

    Updated: Fri Apr 4, 2014 12:15 PM

    Several reports of high water across the Local 6 area has created roadway troubles.

  • Lightning brings large tree down though home

    Updated: Fri Apr 4, 2014 11:10 AM

    Lightning brought a tree down, crashing through a home on South Friendship Road Friday morning.

  • Roadway washed out by water, flooding, erosion

    Updated: Thu Apr 3, 2014 10:58 PM

    There is only one road in an out of the Birmingham Point neighborhood in Marshall County. Every time it rains hard, the people living there worry they might lose the access to and from their homes.

  • Suspects wanted for Murray armed robbery

    Updated: Thu Apr 3, 2014 7:57 PM

    Police have not found two suspects in an armed robbery at the Campus Evolution North Apartments Wednesday night.

  • Flags at half staff for Korean War veteran whose remains returned home

    Updated: Fri Apr 4, 2014 11:38 AM

    The Governor has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff in honor of Korean War veteran, William Day whose remains returned home earlier this week.

  • Marshall County opens storm shelters for Tater Day crowds

    Updated: Thu Apr 3, 2014 6:43 PM

    Normally communities wait to open storm shelters, but Marshall County is opening their doors before the rain starts.

  • Crews work fast as storms roll in to keep the lights on

    Updated: Thu Apr 3, 2014 6:01 PM

    One thing that's always worrisome in the event of severe weather is power outages.

  • Body of missing woman found on boat ramp

    Updated: Thu Apr 3, 2014 5:09 PM

    Police confirm the body of a woman reported missing has been found on a boat ramp.