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Murray State Scholarships To Benefit Graves, Muhlenberg Co. Students Established

Murray, Ky. — Larry and Carol McClure have established annual scholarships at Murray State University to benefit undergraduate students from Graves and Muhlenberg counties in Kentucky.


40 dead in Kentucky Hepatitis A outbreak

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) - While the ongoing Hepatitis A outbreak has hit Ohio hard since it was declared by state health officials last June, Kentucky has been ravaged by the disease over the last two years.


Muhlenberg holds off McLean, 63-58

Logan Gunterman scored 14 points and made some key defensive plays down the stretch to lift Muhlenberg County over McLean County 63-58 in the opening round of the Boys' 10th District Basketball Tournament on Monday night at Muhlenberg County High School's West Campus in Greenville.


Body found in creek in Knox County, Kentucky

BARBOURVILLE, Ky. (WVLT) -- Kentucky State Police received a call Monday morning of a body found in a creek in Knox County, Kentucky. KSP identified the body of 43-year-old Shannon Harkins of Flat Lick, Kentucky. Harkins was reported missing to the Knox County Sheriff's Department on February 12 by


Gov. Bevin questions closure of TVA power plant in Muhlenberg County

HARTFORD, Ky. (WBKO) -- Governor Matt Bevin spoke with reporters and community members at a public forum in Ohio County on Friday. In neighboring Muhlenberg County, residents learned recently the coal-fired Paradise Power Plant will be shut down, as the result of a vote by the Tennessee Valley Autho


Kentucky State Police searching for missing teen

LIBERTY, Kent. (WTHR) — Kentucky State Police is asking for the public's help to find a 17-year-old girl. Hailey Brown from Liberty, Kentucky was last seen on February 10 around 3 p.m. EST.


Kentucky couple still shaken up after rockslide fell just feet from where they stood

A Kentucky couple is still shaken up after experiencing a rockslide. Linda Shepherd and her husband were near Lake Cumberland Dam when large rocks fell onto the road in front of them.


Kentucky Police: Passed out suspect holding gun wakes up, leads officers on 100 mph chase

(WZTV) — Kentucky Police are searching for a man and a woman they found passed out in a Grey Ford Focus on Scottsville Rd. and the Natcher Parkway intersection in the Bowling Green area early Monday morning.


Bowling Green woman crowned Mrs. Kentucky United States 2019

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO ) -- A Bowling Green woman is crowned Mrs. Kentucky United States 2019 after winning Sunday night's pageant held at Van Meter on WKU's campus. When Emily Campbell started pageants she thought she was a little too old, but a friend told her you're never to old to be someone's


TVA board votes to close Paradise plant

The Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors took a historic step on Thursday, voting 6-1 in favor of closing down the last remaining coal-fired unit at Paradise Fossil Plant in Muhlenberg County.


Mysterious Attack On Kentucky Farm Leaves 6 Llamas Dead

Six llamas died while seven others were injured on a farm in Louisville, Kentucky. The incident took place early Monday morning at the Louisville Llama Farm on Schuff Lane near Beargrass Creek. People living close to the farm told investigators that they heard what sounded like a fight between anima


Kentucky Bill To Remove Prior Authorization Aims To Help Opioid Users Get Treatment

It was a Friday afternoon, and a young man — the doctor called him “J” — needed help. J was addicted to heroin. The doctor, Mike Kalfas, had treated him several times before with buprenorphine, a drug that blocks opioid cravings and is part of a class of drugs most successful in keeping patients in


Southern Kentucky couple describes close call with rockslide

RUSSELL COUNTY, KY. (WYMT) - A rockslide closed part of a busy Southern Kentucky highway near the dam that holds back Lake Cumberland. State transportation officials said the saturated ground caused part of the rock wall to give way just above US 127, south of Wolf Creek Dam, near Jamestown.


Officer shot during Hopkinsville pursuit to be given police escort home

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A Hopkinsville police officer, who was shot during a pursuit early Monday morning, is being discharged from the hospital and will be escorted back to his home in Kentucky.


Local businessman accused of bringing large quantity of drugs into WKY

HOPKINS CO., KY (WFIE) - A local businessman is accused of distributing a large amount of drugs in Western Kentucky. According to the Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force, 28-year-old Ryan Robinson, of Madisonville, was at the center of a months-long joint investigation by local, state and federal authori


Four suspects arrested in Hopkinsville officer-involved shooting

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) -- More suspects have been arrested in the officer-involved shooting in Hopkinsville. Overnight Monday, police responded to Walmart where a victims said unknown suspects had stole their Tahoe and fled.


Kentucky representative: We want immigrant wokers

Rep. John Yarmuth, D-Ky., reacts to remarks made by Sen. Lindsey Graham that a border wall is a higher priority than Kentucky middle school construction.


3 more arrested in connection with robbery, police shooting

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Three more people have been arrested in connection with a robbery and the shooting of a Kentucky police officer. Hopkinsville Officer Jeremy Davidson was shot in the head and arm Monday as he attempted to pull over a vehicle believed to be linked to a robbery.


Missing Adairville, Ky Teen Has Been Found

ADAIRVILLE KENTUCKY: (Smokey Barn News) – According to the Logan County Sheriff’s Department, missing teen, Cheyenne Brooke Arterburn, has been located in Guthrie, KY. Cheyenne, missing since Valentine’s Day, was located and taken into custody Tuesday evening around 10 pm.


Former Coldwater man shot during robbery pursuit

HOPKINSVILLE, TN (WTVB) - A former Coldwater resident who is now serving as a police officer in Hopkinsville, Tennessee is recovering after being shot twice Monday morning during a pursuit while investigating a robbery at a local Wal-Mart.