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Pike County fire victim identified

Investigators say 58-year old Bennie Tackett was found dead following a house fire in Pike County.

UPDATE: Coroner identifies teen found in Elkhorn Creek

The body of 14-year-old Landon Smith, of Lawrenceburg,, was pulled from the creek around 8:30 p.m.

Teenager’s body pulled from Elkhorn Creek in Frankfort

The Franklin County Coroner says a missing boy has been found dead in Elkhorn Creek.

Tube-A-Thon at Elkhorn Creek

Several people disconnected from their phones and instead connected with the people tubing down Elkhorn Creek.

UPDATE: Parks at Elkhorn Creek re-open after lab testing

Scott County Emergency Management says parks at Elkhorn Creek opened at 1 p.m. today for recreational water sports.

Scott County water access closed

According to the Scott County Emergency Management Agency, Elkhorn Creek Water Access will be closed at Oser Landing, Great Crossing, and Cardone until tomorrow evening at the earliest. 

UPDATE: Lexington man identified as drowning victim

The coroner says 35-year-old Matthew Hughes drowned on Elkhorn Creek while kayaking with a friend.

Deputies: Body found in Elkhorn Creek

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - A body was found in Elkhorn Creek on Monday afternoon, according to the Franklin County Sheriff. The sheriff says the person...

Community wants bridge connecting Scott, Woodford Counties fixed

A bridge that connects Scott and Woodford counties has been closed for nearly two years, for safety reasons. Some people don't like the delay in fixing it.

Water covers roads, floods backyards in Frankfort

This week's heavy rain has caused some flooding problems all across the state.

Weisenberger Mill Bridge Project to move forward

The state plans to move forward with an alternate plan that re-uses some elements of the existing Weisenberger Mill Bridge in an ongoing effort to re-open the road.

Police Officer Saves Man Trapped In Car In Versailles

A Versailles police officer saw a car run off the road into Elkhorn Creek around 1 a.m. Thursday. Emergency responders got the man out safely.

River Contaminated After Deadly Semi-Truck Accident

Firefighters said a crash on Interstate 75 killed the driver of a semi-truck and flooded Elkhorn Creek with plastic pellets and diesel fuel.

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.

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.

Update: Body Of Missing Fisherman Recovered In Franklin Co.

Deputies say the body of a missing fisherman was pulled Tuesday night from Elkhorn Creek.

Search Continues For Drowning Victim in Frankfort

The search for the body of Buford Barron III continues in Elkhorn Creek.

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.

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.

Update: Scott County Homicide Victim’s Name Released

The Scott County Coroner on Monday identified the man whose body was found in a creek last week as Jorge "George" Flores, 29, of Mexico.

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Mercer County delays in-person classes, online begins Sept. 3

Superintendent Dennis Davis had to cast the tie-breaking vote after the four-member board was split 2-2, according to The Harrodsburg Herald.

Madison County pushes back start of school; will begin virtually

The Madison County Board of Education reluctantly on Thursday night voted to push the start of school to September 2, and begin the school year with online learning only.  

Lexington woman questions her positive coronavirus test

A Lexington woman says she believes her rapid coronavirus test was a false positive.

Application deadline set for FCPS Virtual Learning Academy

FCPS students who want to commit to a full semester of online learning only, must apply by noon, Tuesday, August 18.