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Northern Kentucky woman faces OVI charge in crash with school bus

A Northern Kentucky woman faces several charges, including OVI, in connection to a crash with a school bus Wednesday morning.

WLWT 5 - 2018-08-15 21:28:00

Kentucky basketball: PJ Washington puts up terrific highlights in Bahamas

And if the trip to the Bahamas was any indication, Washington may put up big numbers even with Travis on roster. Washington averaged 14.5 points and 7.5 rebounds, while showing a more developed game away from the basket, making 3-of-7 three-pointers (42.9 percent) while dishing out 2.0 assists per g

247SPORTS - 2018-08-15 14:01:48

Kentucky Power warns of imposter accused of stealing money, purse from elderly woman

ASHLAND, Ky. (WYMT) -Kentucky Power is warning customers of scammers posing as company employees.The utility company says an elderly Ashland resident let someone claiming to work for Kentucky Power into her home to check equipment. The imposter stole $58 and the woman's purse.“We are continuing to s

WYMT.COM - 2018-08-15 13:09:00

Big Blue Bahamas trip comparison: 2014 vs. 2018 (Part Two) | Kentucky Sports Radio

On Saturday, the Wildcats took it a step further by dominating Mega Bemax, Kentucky’s toughest opponent of the trip, by a score of 100-64. They followed it up with their second-largest blowout of the event, defeating Team Toronto by a final score of 93-60.

KENTUCKYSPORTSRADIO.COM - 2018-08-15 21:00:54

Lack of homeless shelters in Eastern Kentucky causing issues

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) -Hope House in Hazard is one of the few homeless shelters in Eastern Kentucky. The shortage of places for people to stay sometimes causes overcrowding there."In our region, we're one of a few homeless shelters which means we get an influx from other areas," said President of Hope

WYMT.COM - 2018-08-15 17:54:00

Kentucky basketball: Miami Heat sign former Wildcat Marcus Lee

Marcus Leebecame the latest former Wildcat to sign an NBA deal, coming to an agreement with the Miami Heat, the club announced Wednesday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

247SPORTS - 2018-08-15 23:29:42

Kentucky congressman slimes opponent for raising money in same state where Elizabeth Warren lives

Rep. Andy Barr (R-KY) released a new ad this week accusing his opponent Amy McGrath of the cardinal sin of having traveled to other states to raise money for her campaign. What’s more, he notes, she traveled to the same places where Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi

THINK PROGRESS - 2018-08-15 08:00:00

Here's How This Cruel GOP Plan to Cut Medicaid Will Hurt the 'Forgotten Men and Women' Trump Promised to Protect

Photo Credit: Gage SkidmorePresident Donald Trump loves to say that he was elected by, and is here to serve, the "forgotten men and women" of America.Whoever Trump has in mind when he uses that phrase, it would be hard to come up with people more forgotten than Medicaid recipients.Accordingto the Ka

ALTERNET - 2018-08-15 12:51:00

Kentucky football: Kentucky buys out 2019 road game against Eastern Michigan

Kentucky and Eastern Michigan signed a three-year deal in 2015. The games were to be played in 2017, 2019 and 2020. The first meeting, which the Wildcats won 24-20 last season, gave the Eagles a $1.2 million guarantee. In the original contract, Kentucky was to play at Eastern Michigan’s Rynearson St

247SPORTS - 2018-08-15 20:48:19

Anonymous SEC coaches dish on Kentucky football

Even after back to back bowl appearances, Kentucky has some question marks heading into the 2018 season and as usual, the margin for error will be razor thin.

247SPORTS - 2018-08-15 16:00:29

Kentucky coach John Calipari was thrilled by the play of Quade Green, especially away from the basketball

After going 1-for-11 in the Bahamas opener, Quade Green made 14 of his next 19 shots over the last three games.(Photo: Darrell Bird, 247Sports)

247SPORTS - 2018-08-15 13:57:43

Elliott Sadler announces end of full-time NASCAR career after 2018

Elliott Sadler announced in a statement on Twitter Wednesday morning he has decided to make 2018 his final full-time season in NASCAR competition. Sadler, who turned 43 in April, made the announcement with 12 races left in the Xfinity Series. The news comes after the JR Motorsports driver revealed i

NBC SPORTS - 2018-08-15 13:41:38

CatsIllustrated.com - Inside the Rankings: Where Kentucky commits and targets landed

Fort Lauderdale (Fla.) Cardinal Gibbons'Nik Scalzodropped a few spots in the position ratings, to the No. 22 pro-style quarterback nationally, but he holds as a three-star and keeps his 5.7 Rivals Rating.

RIVALS.COM - 2018-08-16 13:17:35

NASCAR at Kentucky 2018: Start Time, Ticket Info, Lineup, TV Schedule and More

The No. 20 Toyota finished seventh at Sonoma and sixth at Chicago, one of the best stretches of his season. Starting 29th didn’t seem to matter at Daytona, as he led the only lap that mattered before heading to Victory Lane.

SPORTSGECKO.COM - 2018-08-16 00:00:00

Kentucky City Considers Mandatory "Dog Attack" Insurance for Pit Bull Owners - The Dogington Post

The Northern Kentucky city of Taylor Mill is considering an ordinance that would require owners of pit bulls to carry insurance to cover potential dog attacks.Taylor Mill Mayor, Dan Bell, initially proposed an outright ban on all pit bulls, but the measure was rejected by city commissioners in a 3 t

THE DOGINGTON POST - 2018-08-15 14:46:05

Kentucky among worst states for children left in hot cars; why it happens and how to avoid it - KyForward.com

Already this year, 25 children across the country have died of heat stroke after being left in a hot vehicle, including a 3-year-old in Franklin County in July. Ari Finkelstein, a spokesperson for the organization “Kars for Kids,” saida new surveyfound that only 16 percent of parents thought they mi

KYFORWARD.COM - 2018-08-16 04:53:24

NASCAR at Kentucky 2018 Qualifying Results: Martin Truex Jr. Wins Pole Position

Erik Jones, Kevin Harvick, Brad Keselowski and Kyle Busch rounded out the top five.

SPORTSGECKO.COM - 2018-08-16 00:00:00

Remains Of Korean War Vet Returning To Kentucky

Pfc. Joe Stanton Elmore was 20 when he died on Dec. 2, 1950, in Changjim County, Hamgyeong Province, North Korea.

WTVF - 2018-08-15 17:31:28

Eastern Kentucky University issues safety alert

RICHMOND, Ky. (WKYT/WYMT) -Our sister-station WKYT reports Eastern Kentucky University issued a safety alert this morning.It stated that there's a report of someone with a possible weapon on or near campus.The alert told people to shelter in place.We will continue to update this story as we learn mo

WYMT.COM - 2018-08-15 07:58:00

Danville Eye Center Announces New Central Kentucky Office Offering Orthokeratology

DANVILLE, Ky., Aug. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Danville Eye Center, a full-service eye care clinic, today announced the opening of their fourth location. The new location is in Harrodsburg and serves Central Kentucky. It offers orthokeratology, also known as Ortho-k - a non-surgical method for imp

BENZINGA - 2018-08-15 18:15:00