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One injured in three-car crash in Danville
DANVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ)- Danville Police say one woman was taken to the hospital after a crash Friday afternoon around 1 p.m. Police say the crash happened near Huntsville Road and Lisa Avenue. They say 51-year-old Tammy Dugan was driving northbound, when she hit the back of 25-year-old Alex Grigsby’s
Boyle County Schools approve random student drug testing
DANVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - The Boyle County Board of Education has approved a random school drug testing policy. The school board voted to approve the policy during a Thursday night meeting.
Police investigate vehicle break-ins in Harrodsburg
HARRODSBURG, Ky. (WKYT) - Police are investigating vehicle break-ins in a Harrodsburg neighborhood after a series of thefts. It's coming from residents leaving a car or truck unlocked at night over and over again.
Danville Schools have two health programs to choose from
The Danville Board of Education now has two different school health program proposals to choose from, both of which would double the number of school nurses and make medical, dental and mental health care available to students.
Police say 18-year-old on drugs fatally shot Lawrenceburg man
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police say a teenager had illegal drugs in her system when she put a gun to a man's head and fatally shot him earlier this week. It happened April 13, at a home in the 1000 block of Anderson Estates in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky.
Kentucky BBQ restaurant slammed for 'LGBTQ' shirts deemed offensive
A Kentucky barbecue joint is facing serious blowback after some of their merchandise has been deemed inappropriate and offensive to the LGBTQ community. Belle's Smoking BBQ, which operates out of a food truck based in Williamstown, KY, promoted their new t-shirts on social media this week, which are
Speeder Caught With Drugs And Cash
On Tuesday, April 16, Michael David Brown, 34, of Danville, was pulled over for. speeding by Patrolman T.J. Wren of the Harrodsburg Police Department. Brown was. found to be in possession of methamphetamine, heroin and marijuana, as well as a large amount of cash, scales and other paraphernalia. He
Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event gives boost to area merchants
A small city of 75-80,000 will make its annual pilgrimage to the area next week for the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event at the Kentucky Horse Park April 25-28. With that many people coming to town with their wallets open, Georgetown/Scott County Tourism Commission Executive Director Lori Saunder
These Images of a Tree Falling on a Kentucky Cabin Are Terrifying
This isn't now anyone expects their vacation to pan out: A family of six got what was undoubtedly the scare of their lives when the cabin they were staying in in Louisville, Kentucky was crushed by a falling tree earlier this week. Local station WKYT reported that storms with strong winds caused a t
Kentucky officials warn residents not to feed bears
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — State wildlife officials are issuing guidelines and warnings about feeding bears as the animals become more active in some parts of Kentucky. Officials say an increase in activity can lead to an increase in bear complaints for those living in areas with established populations.
Wanted Kentucky man has one-of-a-kind mug shot
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WTHR) — This is not your typical suspect description. The Bowling Green Police Department posted a mug shot of a man with an active warrant, and it's getting plenty of attention on Facebook for obvious reasons.
Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs selects 72 Kentucky high school students for highly competitive summer program
FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs (GSE), within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet, today announced 72 high school students have been selected to participate in the 2019 GSE program at Northern Kentucky University from June 23 – July 13.
Kentucky sheriff indicted after second DUI arrest
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A Kentucky sheriff has been indicted following his second DUI arrest. WAVE3 reports that Breckenridge County Sheriff Todd Pate has been indicted on four counts of wanton endangerment, and one count each of tampering with evidence and operating a vehicle under the influence.
How the FBI is cracking down on Kentucky doctors amid opiod crisis
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — FBI special agent in charge, Jeffrey Coburn, says the opioid epidemic is the crisis of this time and his department is among one of five agencies coming together to fight it.
Trump declares disaster after Kentucky storms
On Wednesday, President Donald Trump authorized the declaration of a disaster for severe weather events across Kentucky from Feb. 6 through March 10 of this year, including the Johnson County flooding Feb. 23.
Pedestrian hit on I-71/75 in northern Kentucky causes major traffic problems
FLORENCE, Ky. (WKYT) - A serious crash on Interstate 71/75 in northern Kentucky has shut down all lanes of traffic. Traffic managers are reporting the collision, which involved a vehicle and a pedestrian, happened Friday afternoon near the Burlington Pike exit in Boone County.
Authorities release new details in pregnant Anderson County woman's murder
ANDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Lauryn Kinne’s father sat in the front row of district court today, holding up a picture of his daughter. On April 9, Kinne was shot at a home in Anderson County. Both she and her unborn child died. Today, we learned the four men facing charges in connection to her deat
Three arrested on methamphetamine charges
Kentucky State Police arrested a 67-year-old man for first-degree controlled substance trafficking (2 grams or more of methamphetamine), first-degree controlled substance possession (methamphetamine), marijuana trafficking (less than 8 ounces), third-degree controlled substance possession (drug unsp
Kentucky's February 2019 unemployment report released
FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky's seasonally adjusted preliminary February 2019 unemployment rate was 4.1 percent, according to the Kentucky Center for Statistics (KYSTATS), an agency within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. The unemployment rate for February 2019 was down from the
California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison
The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.