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Police reviewing case after Lexington woman dies nearly two years after home invasion stabbing
Family confirms to WKYT Hilda Pike, 82, has died. Her granddaughter posted on social media that Pike died after "surviving horrors that no person should ever have face to face."
Versailles Golf Course Vandalized - ABC 36 News
VERSAILLES, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Versailles golf course opened to tire tracks on the course this weekend.The tenth hole on the Moss Hill golf course had deep tire tracks in the ground.- Advertisement -Versailles police believe it happened either Friday evening or Saturday morning.“Unfortunately we have pe
Popular Versailles restaurant opening second location in Lexington
Fans of the popularNapa Prime in Versailleswon’t have to drive to Woodford County soon: The restaurant will be opening a second location in Lexington.Napa Prime will be going into the building at the corner of Cedar and Broadway that was the home of JDI Grill and, most recently, Alexander Bullitt’s
Man accused of killing bus driver sentenced in child porn case
Nicholas Aaron Willinger, 34, was sentenced to more than 15 years in prison followed by a life term of supervised release after admitting to possessing the illicit material.
Police looking for teens connected to a violent drug deal - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)–Lexington police are looking for teenagers after a drug deal took a turn for the worse Monday morning.Police say someone was attacked in a home on Tatesbrook Drive during a drug deal.
Frankfort man charged with kidnapping, assault - The State Journal
A 25-year-old Frankfort man was arrested on assault and kidnapping charges following a disturbance at Taco Bell, 355 Leonardwood Drive, Sunday evening.
Five Volleyball Squads Earn Team Academic Award
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Five schools from the American Southwest Conference were recipients of the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award for the 2017-18 season.East Texas Baptist, Hardin-Simmons, LeTourneau,UT DallasandUT Tylerwere among the 173 NCAA Division III institutions awarded.
Two Lexington chicken restaurants closed after less than six months
If you were waiting for the crowds to die down before you went to the newWing Huts, you’ve missed your window. Both restaurants, one on North Broadway and one on East New Circle Road, apparently have closed.
Police blotter (July 15-16) - The State Journal
• On Monday at 12:02 a.m., a female caller at Hickory Hills Manor, 120 Marlowe Court, reported a disturbance. The caller advised that a male was refusing to leave an apartment in the complex.
Kentucky Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award — Again
LEXINGTON, Ky. – For the fourth-consecutive season, the Kentucky volleyball program earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award honoring its work in the classroom for the 2017-18 season.
Lexington Police Officer sings Barney to kids - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police said it best when they said “who needs the lip-sync challenge when you have officer Jeremy Adams. ”During rush hour traffic, a woman’s car ran out of gas with her and her three kids inside.- Advertisement -
Windstream hosts local school supply drive for Kentucky students - ABC 36 News
Students’ and teachers’ wish lists include basic school supplies, such as paper, crayons, scissors, pencils, pens, glue, markers, folders, and erasers, as well as other items used in classrooms every day, such as tissues and hand sanitizer.
Hepatitis A cases in Kentucky top 1,000. Has the outbreak hit Lexington, nearby counties?
There have been 1,094 cases of Hepatitis A in a Kentuckywide outbreak, but Fayette and surrounding counties have mostly escaped the worst of the the sickness, according to new numbers released from theKentucky Department for Public Health.
Lexington business robbed at gunpoint
They say he was a black man, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, a grey mask, black sweatpants and white gloves.
Airfest airshow held in Scott County
"To be able to share something like this, unique experience, that’s what makes it worthwhile," said pilot Bob Heath.
Police look for suspect in armed robbery - ABC 36 News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Lexington Police are investigating a robbery that took place at an internet cafe.Late Saturday night, a man wearing a grey hoodie walked into The Skill Zone Lexington Business Center on Pimlico Parkway.
A restaurant takes on the opioid crisis, one worker at a time
Restaurant culture has long been steeped in alcohol and drugs. Many places offer free shift drinks, and servers earn tips in cash, the common medium for drug transactions. Perez, who started working in the business at 19, struggled for a decade from alcohol addiction but has been sober since 1990. I
KIG CRE closes $2 million land sale in Lexington
An affiliate of Steadfast Companies purchased the land, located along Polo Club Drive, to develop independent-living, assisted-living and memory care facilities. The seller, POLO 1, LLC, was represented by KIG CRE’s principal and managing broker Susan Tjarksen, managing partner Todd Stofflet and par
Franklin County Circuit Court indictments (July 10) - The State Journal
• Aaron Flora, 37, of Lawrenceburg, two counts of first-degree possession of a controlled substance (heroin), first offense, a Class D felony, and two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, a Class A misdemeanor.
Hepatitis A continues to spread around Kentucky
Jefferson County, where Kentucky's outbreak began last fall, has the most cases with 525 reported. Most than half of Kentucky's 120 counties have reported at least one case.