Kentucky Special Olympics teams hit the court at Rupp Arena Wednesday night, but they weren't alone.
A young girl in Laurel County was found safe Wednesday night, three and a half hours after she went missing.
Kentucky 914 in Pulaski County reopened shortly after 9:30 p.m. after being closed nearly four hours following a log truck accident.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- A letter today from the Laurel County Schools’ superintendent says the district is saying no to a metal detector donation, for...
Georgetown Community Hospital’s phone system is currently being affected by an area-wide outage in the Windstream network.
The Valley View Ferry remains closed due to high water conditions on the Kentucky River.
A team from FEMA is expected to arrive in Kentucky Thursday to determine the extent of damage from flooding earlier this month.
The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says a teenager was taken into custody after deputies investigated two threats made against Western Hills High School.
Jacob Lee Davenport was arrested after the Laurel County Sheriff's Office says he told a co-worker he planned to become the next school shooter.
Big bag ban at Cinemark Theatres starts Thursday.
A Lexington homeowner held a burglary suspect at gunpoint Wednesday morning until police arrived.
Authorities accuse 37-year-old Paul Brock of killing three people and an unborn child in Corbin.
State Police investigated two separate threats of school violence in Lawrence County on Tuesday, resulting in one teenager being charged and another being disciplined by the school.
Lexington Police say a group of 15-to-20 juveniles stole items from a Family Dollar on Race Street Tuesday night and ran out of the store.
A thirteen year old girl was charged Tuesday after State Police say she wrote a threat of school violence on the wall of a bathroom at Anderson County Middle School.
A Booneville man is in jail accused of stabbing another man in Owsley County, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
A man was arrested in Lexington Tuesday after investigators say he drove his motorcycle at speeds reaching 170 miles per hour on I-64 near the Fayette-Clark County line.
After recent violence and threats, there is a new sense of importance to a mass casualty training exercise already planned in Frankfort.
Escaped inmate found in Florence Kentucky.
A teenager was arrested on Tuesday, accused of posting a threat against North Laurel Middle School.
A Boil Water Advisory was issued Tuesday afternoon for all Eastern Rockcastle Water Association customers on Highway 490.
The number of flu deaths in Fayette County has increased.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - With Kentucky's prisons expected to run out of space by mid-2019, proposals to curb rising incarceration rates picked up some...
The University of Louisville must vacate 123 victories including the championship, and return millions in conference revenue from the 2012-15 NCAA Tournaments.
An attorney with Copeland & Romines Law Office has pledged $20,000 to buy metal detectors for each of the five schools in the Corbin Independent schools district.
The search is on for an inmate who escaped custody during a court appearance Monday afternoon, according to the Harrison County jailer.
An Ezel man was arrested Monday on child abuse charges after a young girl was discovered with injuries to her body, according to KSP.
Drivers prepare to find alternate routes with upcoming US 68 reconstruction.
KSP investigates gun brought to Robertson County school.
Man solicits sex from minors and now faces 13 charges.
Since the Florida shooting many people are going to the internet to get more information and statistics on gun violence.
Cody Ritchey, 18, and Tristan Kelly, 19, are behind bars, charged with terroristic threatening after a Snapchat post suggested harm would come to students at school.
Work on Arrowhead Driver expected to cause delays.
Nigel Karl Nicholas, of Louisville, is charged with human trafficking and promoting prostitution.
The Estill County Water District issues a boil water advisory.
A 13-year-old Clay County Middle School student is accused of posting a threat against the school on Facebook.
Kentucky State Police say a teen was arrested after making a threat against Laurel County Middle School.
ESTILL COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- Police in Estill County say two people in Irvine seem to have died from a murder-suicide. The coroner says a married...
WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- An arrest has been made in what investigators are now calling a triple murder in Whitley County. Corbin Police say they...
MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- Madison County Schools says a rumored threat at Madison Southern High School has no merit. The district says it will continue...
School threats reported in several Kentucky counties.
Dance Blue raises millions in the fight against cancer.
Jessamine County fatal crash victim identified.
Woman stabbed in Lexington off Cambridge Drive.
Lewis County man arrested for large quantity of meth.
KNOX COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- The Knox County Sheriff's Department confirms it is investigating social media threats made against the county's school system. "We will work...
Movies are powerful. They entertain, make us think, and make us feel valued. A Lexington community leader took advantage of that power Saturday. He took as many young African American men as he could to see the new "Black Panther" movie.
Police are trying to figure out what let to the death of two people in Irvine.
Police are investigating what led to two peoples deaths.
A Jessamine County man loses his life in an accident.
The Jessamine County Sheriff's Office confirms it is investigating a photo that appears to threaten a school.
Laurel County Sheriff’s Office arrested a London man on charges of sodomy Friday.
Lexington police are investigating a robbery that took place early Saturday morning involving a knife.
Voters in a Louisville, Kentucky, suburb will soon choose a successor for a Republican state lawmaker who killed himself last year after a woman publicly accused him of sexually assaulting her in his basement when she was a teenager and he was her pastor.
The center's role has changed several times over the past 92 years, but the overall mission hasn't.
State police accuse the acting chief of Fallsburg fire department, William Hall with using department funds for his own benefit.
A tree fell on a car, killing a man in Wolfe County, according to Kentucky State Police.
Clays Mill Baptist Church in Lexington is moving to neighboring Jessamine County for more space for its growing congregation.
A boil water advisory has been issued for some customers in Garrard County.
In the days after the recent school shooting, a raffle in Anderson County is drawing anger from some, and support from others.
There are portions of roads under water in parts of northeast Kentucky.
Health officials say the total number of people who died from the flu in Kentucky is now at 132.
A not guilty plea was entered for a Berea couple charged with murder in connection to the death of a toddler, according to court records.
Governor Matt Bevin has directed flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff beginning immediately until sunset on February 19 in honor of the victims and their families.
There is increased police presence at Lincoln County High School following a threat made by a student on Thursday, according to officials with the school district.
Eastern Kentucky University and the Federal Bureau of Prisons launching Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program for students and inmates.
According to police, a man stole two separate cars in Lexington overnight, before a citizen's tip led to his arrest.
The two campuses of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in Lexington will be renamed to honor two Kentucky heroes.
Kentucky State University and Hope Street formally announced their partnership in the creation of the Opportunity Access Network Feb. 15 on the University campus.
A man has been charged in connection to three commercial burglaries in Lexington dating back to December, according to Lexington Police.
The superintendent at the Florida school that became the site of the latest mass shooting this week says the gunman got into school around dismissal, what he called a fairly "open" time for the school. Are any central Kentucky school districts re-assessing safety plans in light of that?
To try and keep schools as safe as possible, many districts have paired up with Kentucky State Police to go over exactly what to do in situations like an active shooter.
The Human Rights Commission of Lexington says Fayette County Coroner Gary Ginn is being investigated for sexual harassment.
William Butler and Seara Clements are charged with murder in the death of a Berea toddler.
Part of the Lexington Building in downtown broke off and fell to the sidewalk on Thursday.
When you think of Valentine's Day, what do you think of? Flowers? Candlelight? What about Waffle House?
If you see 16-year old Brisa Garcia, call Lexington Police or 911.
KSP arrests woman after serving her warrant.
A group of mothers were in Frankfort advocating for what they call "common sense" gun laws.
The Valley View Ferry remains closed due to high water conditions on the Kentucky River.
Motorists are asked to use alternate route while Kennedy Mill Bridge is closed for repairs.
Dirt bike vs. vehicle crash leaves teen in serious condition.
Two people are charged with burglarizing the home of a Powell Count man who had died.
Kentucky Proud offers great ways for couples to make their wedding day unique.
More than one-hundred people took advantage of the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department's free flu shot clinic on Tuesday, according to the health department.
A small fire in the Woodland Glen 4 dormitory at UK was quickly extinguished early Tuesday evening.
KSU and Hope Street Group partner up to help students and educators.
Generous funds have created mini grants to support summer meal services.
Jacks Creek Pike in Fayette County reopened Tuesday night after being closed for hours due to an accident.
Beshear’s Cyber Crimes Unit investigation leads to arrest of a man for human trafficking and child sex charges.
Estill County is still dealing with a flooded Kentucky River after high rains over the weekend caused the river to rise to above 26 feet, more than double its normal depth.
Expect delays as road work begins next week on US 25/Richmond Road.
The president of the National Association of Manufacturers was in Kentucky Tuesday to talk about jobs and the future of the industry.
The number of people in Fayette County who have died from the flu this season has risen to 12, according to the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department.
Allegiant announced Tuesday it was offering nonstop flights from Lexington to Destin, Florida starting in June.
The Fayette County Coroner's Office now says the death of a woman found in her driveway was an accident.
Kentucky State Police are investigating a domestic violence murder after one person was found dead, and another critically injured, at a home Tuesday morning.
Get a flu shot for free in Lexington Tuesday.
Fayette County Public Schools will have classes on a previously scheduled day off due to snow days.
Heavy rain impacted the community in Hazard over the weekend, covering several roads and flooding homes.
Some people in Estill County are asking the state to rethink a plan that would leave more than a thousand tons of illegally dumped radioactive waste in an Estill County landfill.
University of Kentucky leader and famed basketball player Terry Mobley passes away after a long illness.
Investigators are looking into the cause of a single-car crash in Rockcastle County that left a man dead.
Governor Matt Bevin is asking the Kentucky Supreme Court to side with Hands-On Originals for refusing to fill a t-shirt order for the Gay Pride Festival in Lexington.
Police say the body of a woman was discovered in a driveway on Leslie Court Monday.
The city unveils Lexington's Historic Courthouse's restored dome.
Rain was not enough for about 200 people Saturday in Lexington.
A gun was involved at a robbery Sunday morning at an Arby's.
Police stumbled upon a gunshot victim this morning around 1 a.m.
In Knox County, a woman was found dead Saturday morning in flood waters behind a Baptist church.
"A long heart-wrenching" 24 hours" is how the Harlan County Judge-Executive described the flooding.
A major warm up is in store for the Bluegrass Region by midweek as temperatures will rise well into the 60s. However, more heavy rains may accompany these spring-like temperatures.
Two people went to the hospital in Lexington after a shooting early Sunday morning at a motorcycle club.
Police are investigating a fatal stabbing
Spring-like temperatures on the way along with more heavy rainfall...
Five people are dead after a shooting spree in Johnson County
Family and friends are looking for a man who's been missing for more than a week.
Emergency crews in Laurel County were called to a multiple-vehicle crash on Interstate 75 Saturday afternoon.
A woman was hospitalized after her mobile home caught fire early Saturday morning.
Richmond Police are searching for a missing Lexington man.
Scott County Fire Department responded to a semi on fire Friday night.
Boyle County Public Schools will be closed Monday because so many students, faculty and staff are ill.
Some middle school students in Georgetown are trying to help their community, but first, they need your help.
The Risk Management and Insurance Program at Eastern Kentucky University ranks in the top 20 nationally, according to the February 2018 issue of Best’s Review magazine.
The Kentucky State University marching band will perform during three parades as part of the Mardi Gras festivities Feb. 10-13.
When someone wants to purchase a keg of beer from craft brewer Adam Watson, he has to turn them away because Kentucky law limits his sales per cust
The search for missing hiker Jessica Burk ended Friday morning after she was found safe near the same area where she disappeared,
The National Champion University of Kentucky Cheerleaders will represent the United States at the Winter Olympics in South Korea.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says lane closures could affect Interstate 75 in Lexington Friday and Saturday.
A couple who admitted moving from California to Lexington to sell drugs was sentenced to federal prison.
The food itself might nourish the body, but there’s something about a campus dining hall that feeds the soul.
A Knox County mother is accused of leaving her six children home alone with no food for hours, according to State Police.
Superintendent Manny Caulk announced Carrie Paul as the next principal of Tates Creek Elementary Thursday.
Man pleads guilty to posing as a Publishers Clearing House employee to scam a woman out of thousands of dollars, according to the attorney general.
A bill that would make recruiting gang members a felony in Kentucky passed its first legislative hurdle in Frankfort this week.
The Better Business Bureau says a Lincoln County woman was taken by a scammer offering free government grants.
The Lexington Center Corporation (LCC) and the University of Kentucky have agreed to a new 15-year lease for Rupp Arena.
The search for a missing hiker in Garrard County is now being called a recovery effort, according to search crews.
The Capital Plaza Complex redevelopment project will mean street closures around the site of the project.
Mikel Willis, 19, was found dead near a dumpster, close to the Shropshire apartments. The coroner confirms he died of multiple gunshot wounds.
The name of the man who was found shot dead on the front porch of a Squires Woods Way apartment Tuesday night has been released.
Bourbon Country has been named one of the "Top 10 Travel Destinations in the United States" for 2018 by Lonely Planet
Two Fayette County students were the victims of an overnight shooting. The coroner says 15-year-old Kevin Olmeda died in the shooting.
Clark County is one of a growing number of school systems cancelling classes the rest of the week due to illness.
One lane is closed on Nicholasville Road at Arcadia Park in Lexington in front of the Baptist Health Hospital.
The Valley View Ferry is closed until further notice due to high water conditions.
Lexington road now open after a semi flatbed overturned.
Lexington police say a double shooting left one teenager dead and another in critical condition.
Lexington police launch a murder investigation after the body of a 19-year-old is found near a dumpster.
AG Beshear to lead prosecution in assault case against Liberty man.
Street closures will begin in Frankfort Thursday for the Capital Plaza demolition work.
The Arbor Day Foundation has named the University of Louisville a Tree Campus USA for the eighth consecutive year, according to UofL.
Police have charged Robert McKissic with the murder of Anthony Carter.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky teen who had been featured on a popular comedy podcast has been found shot to death. The Fayette County...
Lexington police were busy responding to three shootings within a five-hour period.
Golden alert issued in Laurel County for missing man.
Kentucky Emergency Management reports they have activated their State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC), at a Level 4, which consists of KYEM personnel monitoring the weather system.
Governor Matt Bevin has made the following appointments to the Fayette County Fiscal Court.
The Frankfort Fire Department and Frankfort Police Department are investigating a fire at the Plaza Tower.
Not too long after the Philadelphia Eagles won the Super Bowl, its injured quarterback proposed to his lovely lady at a well known Kentucky spot.
The victim in a fatal shooting in Lincoln County has been identified as 31-year-old Kala Francisco.
A crash involving a tanker truck slows northbound traffic on I-75 in Lexington.
They Boyle County Sheriff's Office is looking for 23-year-old Kyle E. Smith, of Danville, who is accused of kidnapping and assaulting a woman Tuesday morning.
One person was shot Monday night in Lincoln County, according to State Police.
Employees of LG&E and KU raise $2 million during "giving" campaign.
3rd annual 5K to be for fallen officer in April.
Inmates at one Kentucky prison are using their shared past experiences to create a brotherhood behind bars that also reaches out and helps the local community.
The Fayette County Coroner's Office says 19-year-old Carl Garner Jr. was shot and killed at his home in Lexington on Sunday.
Deputies charged Kayla Brock with manslaughter following a crash in Laurel County.
Hope Center offers tip on how to help the homeless get through the winter months.
Justin Timberlake will be performing at the Rupp Arena on September 19.
Mayor Jim Gray announced Monday that Lawrence Weathers will be the new police chief for the city of Lexington.
A man was critically injured in Lexington late Sunday night, after being shot in his own home.
Expect another shot of a mixture of snow and rain moving in on Tuesday night.
Also in Franklin County, a sheriff's deputy needed treatment after arresting a Lawrenceburg man on drug charges.
The Frankfort Police Department is asking for help finding two teenagers.
Our overall weather pattern will not be changing much as we can expect a chance of mixed precipitation about every other day.
Expect an unsettled weather week as several storm systems will traverse our region giving us a chance of a mixture of rain and snow.
According to Old Friends Farm, Multiple grade 1 winner Private Zone was euthanized Saturday at Park Equine Hospital in Versailles.
The Laurel County Sheriff's Office has arrested a woman after a shooting Saturday afternoon.
Expect a mixture of snow and rain on and off all week.
The Clark County Fire Department confirmed a pedestrian was killed after being struck by a car Friday night
Nicholasville Police confirm a serious collision took place on US 27 in Jessamine County that shutdown the roadway.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet reports a crash happened on KY 80 and KY 914 Saturday.
Lexington Police confirmed an attempted armed robbery and another robbery took place early Saturday morning.
A teen was shot and killed in Louisville Friday night, according to our ABC affiliate, WHAS.
US 27 in Pulaski County reopened around 11:00 p.m. Friday after being closed most of the day following a gasoline tanker truck accident.
A woman suffered minor injuries Friday night after being hit by a car on Polo Club Lane, according to police.
A Kentucky State University faculty member and administrator is being honored by the University of Missouri.
A woman responsible for the 2016 deaths of a Louisville police detective and a University of Kentucky employee pleaded guilty Friday, according to court records.
A Louisville police detective shot in the face during a drug bust is out of the hospital a day after the shooting.
Governor Matt Bevin announced a new website he believes will improve access to treatment and combat the opiod crisis.
Students were encouraged to wear Marshall County blue and orange on Friday as a symbol of solidarity.
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray is scheduled to announce his choice for the city's new police chief Monday.
Before lawmakers left Frankfort for the weekend, they passed a resolution, honoring the Marshall County community in the wake of the school shooting there last week.
The Laurel County Sheriff's Office says a single-car accident killed a woman Thursday.
Health officials are reporting 100 flu-related deaths in Kentucky.
Two Lexington high schools went into lockdown after an alert was sent by malfunctioning equipment.
Corbin Middle School was on ‘soft’ lockdown Thursday morning for approximately one hour while school resource officers and staff investigated rumors of a safety threat, according to the school system.
Some roads in eastern and southeastern Kentucky were snow-covered and slick Thursday night, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.