Content Tagged 'Franklin County'

UPDATE: Family Says Teen Shooting Victim Improving
The family of David Lacy, 14, said he was out of intensive care and was able to walk in the hospital after being shot earlier in the week in Franklin County.
Part Of I-64 Closed In Franklin Co. After Semi Crash
Part of I-64 in Franklin County was closed Thursday morning after investigators said a semi went off the shoulder and crashed.
Franklin County Deputy Clerk Behind Bars
Franklin County's deputy clerk is in jail for drug indictments but the story is bigger. Video Video
Troopers: Patient Stole An Ambulance From EMT's In Franklin Co.
State Police said a hospital patient overpowered EMT's, then stole their ambulance. Troopers said the patient was headed from Richmond to Louisville for a psychiatric evaluation. Video Video
UPDATE: US 127 Lane Closures In Franklin County Postponed
Lane closures along US 127 in Franklin County that were scheduled for Thursday, June 19, were postponed until Monday, June 23, according to the state.
Deputies Investigate Burglary & Arson At Frankfort Beauty Shop
Deputies in Franklin County said a burglar didn't stop at stealing overnight in Frankfort. The Sheriff's Office said someone broke into a beauty shop off of Highway 127 on Jones Lane.
Students Vandalize Western Hills School
Yet another vandalism at a school. Four students wrote inappropriate remarks on the outside of Western Hills High School. Video Video
Woman Recovering After Dog Attack
A woman is out of the hospital after she was attacked by a pack of dogs according to the Franklin County Sheriff. Video Video
Crash Delays Morning Commuters on I-64
A semi-truck crash along eastbound I-64 in Franklin County caused headaches for many commuters as crews shut down the eastbound side of the interstate in Franklin County.
Road In Franklin County Scheduled To Reopen Wednesday Morning
Lafayette Drive in Franklin County, which was closed Tuesday for repairs, is scheduled to reopen at 5:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
UPDATE: New Details In Charges Against Former Franklin Co. Deputy
There is new information on the charges against a former Franklin County Sheriff's Deputy. Matt Brown, who previously worked in narcotics for the sheriff's office, was charged with theft and trafficking steroids.
High School Hoops Highlights & Scores (3-4-14)
Lafayette tops Scott Co. and Franklin Co. beats Madison Southern in 11th region girls action. Video Video
Girl Scouts From Scott And Franklin Counties Learn CPR
Girl Scouts from Scott and Franklin counties are learning CPR, which is one of the requirements to earn a new patch called the 'Go Red Girl Scout Patch' program. Video Video
Boil Water Advisory For Parts Of Franklin County
A boil water advisory was issued Friday, February 21, for customers in the Farmdale Water District in southwest Franklin County.
Franklin County Monitoring Storm Damage
Emergency responders in Franklin County prepared early for the storms moving through central Kentucky Thursday night. Video Video
High School Hoops Highlights & Scores (2-19-14)
LCA falls to Franklin Co. 75-70. Bracken Co. tops Frankfort 73-64. Video Video
Two Indicted in Franklin Co. for Drug Trafficking
The Franklin County Sheriff says Leah Hebert and Paul Boone have both been charged with drug trafficking and child endangerment charges.
Sheriff: Frankfort Teen Crashes After Pursuit
The Franklin County Sheriff says alcohol and speed may be a factor in a crash that happened after a high-speed pursuit. Video Video
Franklin Co. Bridge Work Will Affect I-64 Traffic Tuesday Night
The state is reminding drivers that a lane of I-64 in Franklin County will be closed Tuesday night.
Stopping Distracted Drivers In Franklin County
Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton said they’ve seen an increase in distracted driving crashes recently, and they're hitting the road to keep those drivers in check. Video Video
Update: Big Turnout For Free Flu Shots In Franklin County
There were long lines of cars Tuesday night for the free flu shot drive-thru clinic on Mero Street. Video Video
Free Flu Shots With Food Donation Tonight In Frankfort
If you live in Franklin County and need a flu shot, you'll want to head to Mero Street in Frankfort Tuesday night.
Lexingtonians Vaccinated; Franklin County Next To Hold Flu Clinic
Lexington enjoyed its 'Free Flu Friday'. The annual event allows residents to get free flu shots. Video Video
Free Flu Shots Offered In Frankfort Next Week
The "Three For Free" Flu Shot Clinic offers drive through vaccination in exchange for three non-perishable food donations.
All Lanes Of US 60 In Woodford County Will Be Open Wednesday
All lanes will open Wednesday for US 60 in Woodford County to the Franklin County line following construction work.
36 Blitz: Franklin Co. Flyers
A preview of the 2013 Flyers. Video Video
Pavement Work On U.S. 127 In Franklin County Set For Monday
A project to add markings to a section of U.S. 127 in Franklin County may create delays for some drivers beginning Monday, August 5th.
"Medication Disposal Day" Scheduled In Frankfort
Bring your expired, unneeded and unused prescription and over-the-counter medications to the Franklin County Health Department on Saturday, July 27th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Neighbors Call Elkhorn Creek Access Point "Dangerous"
The last place Buford "BJ" Barron III was seen alive is also the place neighbors call dangerous--a public access point on Elkhorn Creek. Video Video
Search Continues For Drowning Victim in Frankfort
The search for the body of Buford Barron III continues in Elkhorn Creek. Video Video
Local Residents Deal With Flooding in Their Own Ways
Many of central Kentucky's rivers and creeks have overflown into properties all over the Bluegrass. Video Video
Man Pleads Guilty to Sex Abuse Charges
A Franklin County man accused of trying to kidnap a child from a park, and grabbing a woman, has pled guilty to the charges.
11th Region Baseball Tournament
Highlights From Tates Creek-Franklin County; Bryan Station-Madison Southern Video Video
Vet 'Honor Walking' Across America
Lance Robinson is hiking to each state capitol in honor of military veterans Video Video
Senior Prank Gets Out Of Hand At Franklin County High School
A senior prank got out of hand Thursday morning at Franklin County High School when a deer head and a dead cat were found in the school.
Injuries Lead Police To Robbery Suspect
Officers eventually arrested a man on Commanche Trail who was sweating and bleeding
Franklin County Home Seeking Historic Status
The Knight-Taylor-Hockensmith House dates back to pre-Civil War and shows how some of the first Kentuckians lived. Video Video
Coroner Releases Name Of Toddler Killed In Crash
The Franklin County Coroner says 2-year-old Jair Gutierrez was killed in a car crash Tuesday night. Video Video
Weekend Construction Scheduled On US 60 In Franklin County
The ramps from eastbound KY 676 to westbound US 60 and from eastbound US 60 to southbound US 421 will be closed
Animal Cruelty Case Wraps Up In Franklin County
Sandra Coy entered an Alford guilty plea to 10 charges of animal cruelty
High School Hoops (2-26-13)
Region tournament scores from around the state plus highlights from Region 11 action in Richmond. Video Video
Franklin County Deputies Hold Active Shooter Simulation
Deputies in Franklin County held an active shooter simulation to show how implementing new security systems could help schools. Video Video
Timmons Commits To Cats
Being 'wanted' is better than being 'needed' for Timmons. Video Video
Update: Franklin County Woman Found Safe
A Franklin County woman has been found safe in Knoxville, Tennessee. Video Video
Deputies: $14,000 Stolen From After School Program
The Franklin County Sheriff said that $14,000 was stolen over the course of a year from an after school daycare program...and the program director is to blame. Video Video
Franklin County Sheriff's Department Wins Battle For Budget
After the Franklin County Sheriff said deputies were paid as much or less than the county custodian, the department asked the fiscal court for more money...and got it. Video Video
Franklin County Sheriff Proposes Higher Budget
The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department is asking for a higher budget in 2013. Sheriff Pat Melton said their department needs more money to properly serve the community. Video Video
Man In Critical Condition After Crash
Rico Turner is in critical condition after a crash in Franklin County. Video Video
Frankfort Police: String Of Robberies May Be Connected
Officers warned that a recent string of robberies may be connected Wednesday--and, if they are, the suspects should be considered dangerous. Video Video
Facebook Aids In Arrest
The Franklin County Sheriff says Facebook helped lead to the arrest of Rod Leigh, a Kentucky fugitive who was located in Florida. Video Video
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