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Five interesting facts about Kentucky Fried Chicken
Harland Sanders, founder of the Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant chain, died in Shelbyville, Ky., on Dec. 16, 1980, or 38 years ago Sunday. He was 90. KFC has unveiled a limited edition 11 Herbs & Spices Firelog, which costs $18.99 and is available while supplies last at kfcfirelogs.com. The price
The show never stops with J.D. Shelburne
J.D. Shelburne stopped by Great Day Live to perform some songs and talk about some upcoming shows. You can see him perform live on Friday, December 14, 2018 at Waylon's Feed & Firewater, which is located at 3939 Shelbyville Road in Louisville, KY. On Saturday, December 15, 2018 you can see him perfo
Kentucky CBD retailers adapt to changing market as Farm Bill awaits signature
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The sounds of string band jamming are just as vibrant as the sights of the colorful crafts lining rack at the Flea Off Market Holiday Bazaar. “A blue one and there’s a yellow one,” Tracy Murray said, as she showed customers her booth called Recyclo Craftz.
Deaths of father, 2 children officially ruled accidental
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Jefferson County Coroner released an official report on the deaths of Juvenal Garcia, 39, Mayra, 8, and Cruz, 3. The three were found in the family’s garage in the 9900 block of Plaudit Way in Valley Station on November 28. Police believe the father was warming up the car
Kentucky restricts transport of deer killed in Tennessee
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) -- Wildlife officials have placed restrictions on the transport of deer from Tennessee into Kentucky in response to the detection of chronic wasting disease.
The 10 best made-in-Louisville gifts for food and drink lovers
Shopping for your "Nice list" this holiday season? It's so easy to just take the Amazon.com route (I'm guilty of it, too) but rather than algorithm-suggested presents, how about a delicious, made-with-love gift straight from Louisville instead?
Anderson County firefighters pull driver from flooded crossing
ANDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (WDKY) — Volunteers of the Anderson County Fire Department, working with Anderson County EMS and the Sheriff's Office, rescued a driver from a flooded crossing Saturday night.
Kentucky couple stuck on island with medical emergency
BAHAMAS (WTVQ)- A Kentucky couple is stranded on an island after a medical emergency. According to a Go Fund Me page, friends gifted Rose and Michelle Johnson a cruise to the Bahamas this weekend.
4-star WR says he’s “fallen in love with Kentucky”
In a crucial recruiting weekend for Mark Stoops and his staff heading into Wednesday’s early signing deadline, Kentucky hosted many recruits this weekend for official visits.
Rural Blog: HGTV’s Chip and Joanna Gaines make surprise gift to struggling Henry County dairy farm
A family dairy farm in Henry County has received some badly needed help from an unexpected source: HGTV stars Chip and Joanna Gaines. The Coombs family was hit hard this year after Dean Foods dropped their contracts with more than 100 small dairy farms; the family had to sell most of the cows from t
Kentucky road to be closed for repairs
FLEMINGSBURG, Ky. - A portion of Ky. 3294 between Catlettsburg and Cannonsburg Road will be temporarily closed beginning Monday for roadway and drainage repairs, according to a news release from the Kentucky Department of Highways.
Man gets 7 ½ years in machete attack at Kentucky college
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Cincinnati man charged in a 2017 machete attack on the campus of Kentucky's Transylvania University has been sentenced to 7 ½ years in prison. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports 21-year-old Mitchell William Adkins apologized for his actions when he was sentenced in the Fayet
Evans Daniels talks Kentucky’s point guard situation, Calipari’s recruiting chops
With Quade Green leaving town, everyone is curious as to what will happen with the backcourt rotation for the Kentucky Wildcats moving forward. Somehow, even though Green has sparingly filled the point guard role, the questions have shifted to whether or not Ashton Hagans and Immanuel Quickley can d
With hemp legalization likely, Kentucky farmers expecting a boom
SHELBY COUNTY, Ky. (WDRB) -- It may be the slow season, but Sen. Paul Hornback is staying busy, because as a farmer in Shelby County, he has to. "All farmers are discouraged right now," he said. "I mean, commodity prices are at a 15-year low."
Proposed bill would ban abortion in Kentucky if baby's heartbeat is detected
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Another bill taking aim at abortion is headed to Frankfort. A state representative from eastern Kentucky pre-filed legislation Thursday that would ban abortion after a baby's heartbeat is detected. The bill would require doctors to check for a heartbeat before performing th
Kentucky lawmakers concerned Supreme Court pension ruling could threaten other bills
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- There is concern about unintended consequences from Thursday’s Supreme Court ruling that voided Kentucky's pension law. The seven justices unanimously declared the law unconstitutional because of the way lawmakers passed it. Now, some worry about other bills passed the very
John Calipari’s Major Kentucky Roster Issue
On Wednesday, Kentucky announced the departure of sophomore guard Quade Green. The former five-star recruit saw his playing time dip slightly from his freshman campaign, and rather than finish out the year, is electing to transfer at mid-season.
'Secret Santa' pays off layaway items at Kentucky Walmart
CORBIN, Ky. (WKYT) - During the holidays, some families face a tough choice between paying bills and putting gifts under the tree. However, for several families in a southeastern Kentucky town, that worry is gone.
Assailants allegedly pulled Kentucky man’s teeth. He said he was tortured over truck
Four men allegedly took part in a torturing a man in Laurel County by pulling his teeth with pliers to try to get information on a stolen truck, a federal agent said in a sworn statement.
SHELBY COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD - Redistricting forum draws questions of waivers
Approximately 100 impacted community members turned out to the Blair Center Monday evening for a public forum on Shelby County Public School’s redistricting plan. Citizens had an opportunity to review the draft maps and discuss the changes with redistricting committee members before they went into p