KY State News

  • 'Hack my Health' is moving west

    Updated: Tue Apr 1, 2014 3:13 PM

    It was an idea that stemmed from life experiences, the idea became an app and now it's getting nationwide attention.

  • New Kentucky death tax commercial

    Updated: Tue Apr 1, 2014 10:44 AM

    The Kentucky Opportunity Coalition has released a new TV ad that focuses on the death tax.

  • Second structure collapse in a local community

    Updated: Tue Apr 1, 2014 8:41 AM

    A cause for concern. Two structure collapses in one month, less than a block apart. Businesses connected to Yours, Mine and Ours are reopening today after a partial roof collapse.

  • New requirements for flood insurance could save homeowners money

    Updated: Mon Mar 31, 2014 6:59 PM

    A new requirement for flood insurance is changing how much people pay for their premiums.

  • Kentucky passes bill allowing teens to referee

    Updated: Mon Mar 31, 2014 4:52 PM

    Teenagers under 14 can referee youth sports leagues under a bill that passed the Kentucky General Assembly on Monday.

  • Murray building partial collapse

    Updated: Mon Mar 31, 2014 3:51 PM

    A structural engineer has reported that the roof damage at Yours, Mine, and Ours located at 117 South 4th Street in Downtown Murray has been isolated to the center portion of the building.

  • Fatal tractor trailer, vehicle collision

    Updated: Wed Apr 2, 2014 11:00 AM

    A collision between a tractor trailer and two cars resulted in the fatal injury of one and multiple injuries to others. The accident occurred at the intersection of Highway 641 and Highway 58 at 8:49am Sunday, March 30.

  • Woman threatens to shoot husband with rifle, arrested

    Updated: Mon Mar 31, 2014 11:30 AM

    Livingston County Sheriff Deputies arrested a woman Sunday night who was pointing a rifle at her husband, threatening to shoot in the midst of a heated argument.

  • USEC reports 2013 financial loss

    Updated: Mon Mar 31, 2014 10:38 AM

    Although USEC reported an overall 2013 loss, the loss is still less than the USEC net 2012 loss. USEC continues restructuring by completing the Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing.

  • 'God's not dead' film huge hit in local theaters

    Updated: Sun Mar 30, 2014 11:05 PM

    PADUCAH, Ky—It has been the talk of the town since it first premiered.  The independent faith-based movie, God's Not Dead, pulled in nearly 10 million dollars on its opening weekend. 

  • Students' jobs pay off tuition at 7 work colleges

    Updated: Sun Mar 30, 2014 2:15 PM

    Many college graduates spend years working off tens of thousands of dollars in student loan debt.

  • Land Between the Lakes farm and hay options on bid

    Updated: Sat Mar 29, 2014 3:11 PM

    The Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area has released two prospectuses for farming crops and hay as part of open lands management there.

  • 1 arrest, as many as 25 small fires in Lexington

    Updated: Sat Mar 29, 2014 2:59 PM

    Authorities say one person was arrested and as many as 25 fires were set in the street celebration following Kentucky's win over rival Louisville in the NCAA Tournament.

  • Kentucky budget talks off to rocky start

    Updated: Sat Mar 29, 2014 2:56 PM

    State budget talks in Kentucky became contentious between House and Senate leaders during a conference committee, as House Speaker Greg Stumbo and Senate President Robert Stivers debated Rupp Arena financing and Washington politics.

  • Production company heading to Paducah to film movie

    Updated: Sat Mar 29, 2014 10:16 PM

    Have you ever wanted to act in a movie and bring your talents to the big screen? Well, now is your chance! A story of corruption, addiction, religion and love is coming to town.

  • Bringing businesses back to Lyon County

    Updated: Fri Mar 28, 2014 10:17 PM

    A weekend shopping trip is something some families look forward to and not too long ago there was a shopping mecca in Western Kentucky, the West Kentucky Outlet Mall.

  • Final four compete in WKMS Battle of the Bands

    Updated: Fri Mar 28, 2014 8:43 PM

    The four finalists in the WKMS sponsored Battle of the Bands performed for a crowd of fans at Maiden Alley Cinema in Paducah on Thursday night.

  • Department of Education allows Mid-Continent a new funds submission

    Updated: Fri Mar 28, 2014 5:43 PM

    The Department of Education has agreed to allow Mid-Continent University to present a new submission for funds.

  • Local high school putting an end to the "R" word

    Updated: Fri Mar 28, 2014 5:28 PM

    A local high school made an arrest this afternoon, but for a good reason. It was all part of the campaign to "spread the word to end the word."

  • In final days of healthcare enrollment, hospital offers aid to uninsured

    Updated: Fri Mar 28, 2014 6:34 PM

    Hospital hosts healthcare seminar to bring attention to final days of enrollment.