Bourbon spill from fire making way to Ohio River

Bourbon that leaked from a Jim Beam barrel warehouse in Kentucky during a fire in Woodford County is making its way to the Ohio River.

Hemp-themed dinner to serve as Farmington fundraiser

Guests will be served a meal, cocktail prepared with hemp products by local chef Adam Burress, along with presentations by guest speakers.

Prize money surges for horsemen racing at Churchill Downs

Track officials say Churchill paid a record $32.2 million in prize money to horsemen during its recently ended spring meet.

Wise Dan visits fans in Kentucky

Wise Dan was back in central Kentucky Saturday visiting fans at Old Friends Farm.

Foster care report says privatization not a ‘silver bullet’

A group formed by the legislature to study the feasibility of privatizing foster care says Kentucky should focus on strengthening the system it already has.

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The Latest on a helicopter crash that killed seven people in the Bahamas

Kentucky man pleads guilty to robbing 4 banks in 3 states

A Kentucky man pleaded guilty to four counts of bank robbery.
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Anonymous letter revealed issues in retired judge’s death

Details about the nursing home death of a retired Kentucky judge were revealed in an anonymous letter sent to his grieving wife weeks after his burial.

Old Friends closing satellite division in southern Kentucky

A thoroughbred retirement organization says it will close a satellite division based at a racetrack in southern Kentucky.

Fight over surveillance cameras sent back to Fayette judge

A legal fight to reveal what kind of surveillance cameras Kentucky's second-largest city has and how they're used will return to Fayette Circuit Court after an order to release the information was reversed on appeal.

Former band director pleads not guilty in student rape

Jordan Seth Peveler is charged with nine felonies involving rape, sodomy and an unlawful transaction with a minor.

Parents of toddler killed at Tennessee state park seek $900K

Steven Pierce, of Kentucky, was at the park with his family when he was swept away in a flash flood as his family tried to evacuate.

Tips to avoid scams directed toward veterans

The state is warning veterans to be aware of scams aimed at them. 
Death Penalty

Kentucky judge rules death penalty protocol unconstitutional

A judge has ruled Kentucky's death penalty protocol is unconstitutional because it doesn't automatically suspend execution of prisoners with intellectual disabilities.

KSP wants help identifying possible smartphone thief

Kentucky State Police are hoping someone can help troopers identify a man who may have stolen a smartphone from a Dollar General. 

Dog owner arrested after deadly attack on Marshall County man

The owner of three pit bulls has been arrested in connection to the death of a Marshall County man killed in a dog attack. 
Fireworks Safety Tips

Rumpke holiday schedule, fireworks disposal

Rumpke wants to remind customers that service is not interrupted because of the Independence Day holiday.

Former teammates, Solid Blue fans and celebrities remember former UK QB Jared Lorenzen

The 38-year-old was admitted to ICU last week for kidney and heart issues and an infection.

Supporters of Marsy’s Law want KY Supreme Court to rehear case

Marsy's Law for Kentucky is asking the court allow the question be placed on the 2020 ballot with the full text of the proposed amendment available to voters at each precinct.

Former police credit union executive pleads guilty to fraud, identity theft

The U.S. Attorney in Louisville says 46-year-old Josephine Crowe took part in a scheme to defraud the Louisville Metro Police Officer's Credit Union of more than $3 million over four years.

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