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Richmond caregivers accused of criminal abuse

A central Kentucky couple is accused of abusing a victim who suffers from dementia and blindness. RICHMOND, Ky. - A central Kentucky couple is accused of abusing a victim who suffers from dementia and blindness. Kentucky State Police arrested James Kaylor and Susan Kaylor at their home in Richmond,

FOXLEXINGTON.COM - 2017-09-21 08:14:38

Blessing the community: Special ceremony kicks off Richmond Powwow

Melodic notes from a tribal flute floated down the Madison County Courthouse steps Thursday afternoon as part of a special Native American blessing ceremony. The ceremony served as a kickoff to the Richmond Powwow that is this weekend at Battlefield Park. "Today, we were doing a blessing, not only f

MOREHEAD NEWS - 2017-09-22 00:14:00

Richmond woman facing drug charges

Reports of drug activity led deputies to investigate the 100 block area of Estonia Drive in Richmond Monday night. A deputy spoke with one of two women sitting on a car in a nearby driveway. The woman, Kristy N. Puckett, 34, an Estonia resident, consented to a search. A cigarette packet holding grey

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-09-19 22:52:00

Richmond's new Dominion Senior Living partners the UK College of Public Health on internship program

Dominion Senior Living of Richmond is partnering with the University of Kentucky for its first internship program. The senior living community will be accepting interns from the College of Public Health for the fall and spring semesters. The community decided to partner with the university to rais

KYFORWARD.COM - 2017-09-20 12:35:30

Berea man indicted on assault charges could face 30 years

A Berea man was indicted last Wednesday on felony assault charges after allegedly choking a woman and hitting her in the face with a glass jar. Anthony Wayne Francisco, 39, was indicted by a Madison County grand jury on a charge of second-degree assault, assault of a family member and as a persisten

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-09-20 16:43:00

Brewer murder case to be mediated

A Lexington man charged with murder in Madison County, after the death of a passenger in a vehicle in which he allegedly drove impaired, has agreed to mediation in the case. William Gordon Brewer, 59, made the agreement Thursday in Madison Circuit Court when he appeared for a pretrial conference. In

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-09-20 17:36:00

Trump on North Korea: terrorism, lunacy and hypocrisy

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump delivered his first address to the United Nations. As we all know, the 42-minute speech included an unprecedented denunciation of North Korea. The president's words were clearly aimed at intimidating not only the leadership of that country, but its impoverished pop

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-09-20 22:58:00

Several great events coming up

Flatwoods Christian Church at Waco is having revival services this week. Johny Collins is preaching each night and will continue through Friday night at 6:45 p.m. Dennis Pasley sang on Wednesday night. Tonight, "His Praise" made up of Tommie and Connie Still will be singing. Friday night, Guarded He

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-09-21 16:03:00

Citizen's Police Academy: District judge talks court, drug crisis

"Imagine the court system like a hospital and I'm the triage doctor," said Madison and Clark County District Court Judge Earl Ray Neal to a room of Citizen Police Academy students at the Department of Criminal Justice Training. "If you want to know what is going on in the community, come to District

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-09-20 00:13:00

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy but keeps stores open

NEW YORK (AP) - Toys 'R' Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season - and says its stores will remain open for business as usual. The company based in Wayne, New Jersey,

WTVQ - 2017-09-19 10:48:27

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK: Media isn't the one creating pension panic

Whipping up a sense of panic. That's what Governor Matt Bevin says the media is trying to do with our coverage of pension reform. As one might expect, I see it differently. I see us doing our job. We're talking to educators to see how they feel about the situation. We're talking to legislators to ga

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-09-19 15:51:00

University of Kentucky Interiors professor to be inducted into Lighting Hall of Fame

In honor of his decades-long involvement in educating others in the discipline of lighting design, University of Kentucky Associate Professor of Interiors Joseph Rey-Barreau will be inducted into the American Lighting Association's Hall of Fame at its annual conference this September. The ALA is th

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-09-19 11:20:00

UK's Appalachia in the Bluegrass concert series showcases talents of Magill, Rose

The next two concerts in the "Appalachia in the Bluegrass" series will showcase the talents of Andrew Finn Magill and Jennifer Rose. On Friday, Sep. 22, fiddler Andrew Finn Magill will play. The next week, Friday, Sep. 29, folk singer and traditional dancer Jennifer Rose will perform. These free pu

KYFORWARD.COM - 2017-09-20 20:26:41

Lineman restoring power after Hurricane Irma falls to death

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida lineman who was working to restore power following Hurricane Irma is dead after falling from a parking garage. The Sun Sentinel reports that 26-year-old Scott Christopher Reid Jr. was killed Sunday morning when he fell from the fifth floor of the Westin Fort L

WKYT 27 - 2017-09-22 00:47:00

Fire destroys former Cumberland hardware store

CUMBERLAND, Ky. (WYMT) - A fire in downtown Cumberland, Ky. destroyed a building that used to be Maynard's hardware store. Fire officials say the fire started just before 8 p.m. Wednesday. The cause of the fire is still under investigation and fire officials say they do not believe the building had

WKYT 27 - 2017-09-21 17:58:00

Woman climbs atop Singing Bridge, leading to 4-hour standoff

Donna Haliburton had a story to tell, but no one would listen - until Monday. At 9 p.m. police received a call that a woman was atop downtown Frankfort's "Singing Bridge," Capt. Lynn Aubrey told The State Journal. Haliburton, 56, wasn't coming down until some listened, preferably Lexington's NBC aff

THE STATE-JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 11:38:43

UPDATE: Two restaurants reopen following immigration raid

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) - Two of three restaurants in Nicholasville that abruptly closed Tuesday following a raid by immigration authorities have reopened. Los Dos Amigos and El Potrillo opened for business again on Thursday. The two restaurants closed after U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcemen

WTVQ - 2017-09-22 02:09:52

E-cigarette battery explodes sparking Garrard Co. house fire

LANCASTER, Ky. - Crews responded to a house fire on Mockingbird Court just outside of Lancaster around 3:30 Wednesday morning. The fire chief says the fire started in the kitchen area where a man left batteries for a vapor cigarette to charge overnight. The batteries exploded igniting the cabinetry.

FOXLEXINGTON.COM - 2017-09-20 08:18:38

Downtown buildings open for loft tour

Ever wonder what's on the upper floors of some of downtown Winchester's buildings? Sunday afternoon, spaces in 25 locations will be open for the Downtown Loft Tour. Main Street Winchester Director Rachel Alexander said there will be a variety of street level and upper floor spaces open to the public

WINCHESTER SUN - 2017-09-20 13:54:19

New wood-fired pizza restaurant, bar coming to Rosemont Garden

Pie Hole Pizza, a new restaurant, is coming to Rosemont Garden, and possibly to your house. Pie Hole owner Sean Nealey is remodeling 210 Rosemont Garden, formerly The Butterfly Tree, and plans to open the 1,200-square-foot restaurant in late October or early November. Pie Hole will serve wood-fired

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-09-19 15:17:00