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Gas prices in the area continue up and down

Christmas prices may end up being lowest in years.

Holiday restrictions for long-term care facilities

Since the pandemic began, nursing homes have emerged as some of the hardest-hit facilities. According to state data, the number of infections among people who live and work in Kentucky nursing homes has nearly quadrupled since mid-August. And, with the virus surging, the state is further restricting long-term care facilities which will impact the people who live there and those who love and miss them, just in time for the holidays. 

Santa’s debut at Cabela’s is socially distant and marks the start of the holidays

Santa took a ride around Cabela's parking lot Saturday, greeting the families that came to the debut from a distance.

A new puppy under the tree: advice for giving animals as pets

If you are considering giving a loved one a pet for the holidays, there are a few things to keep in mind.

Dinner debates: how to avoid impeachment talk during the holidays

Following a historic House vote to impeach President Donald Trump, people around the country are divided over their support for him. This holiday season, debates...

Illness forces Paris Independent Schools to close for remainder of the week

Paris Independent students aren't due back in class until January 7, 2020.

Postal Service expects to deliver billions of holiday packages

USPS is expecting to deliver about 13 billion cards, letters and packages during the holiday season. Over 300 workers have been hired to help with demand.

A special holiday kick-off for one woman at Fayette Mall

Christmas came early for a woman in Fayette Mall in Lexington tonight as Santa and Mrs. Claus kicked-off the holiday season.  

New information to avoid charity scams

A new guide to help Kentuckians avoid becoming victim to charity scams was released on Tuesday.

Kentucky work zone on I-24 staying in force during holidays

The cabinet is again suggesting that travelers use the alternate routes to reduce backups.

Why shop small?

On Saturday, you'll have another chance to test your gift-shopping skills with Small Business Saturday.

Lexington Firefighters looking for the North Pole, need your help

The Lexington Fraternal Order of Firefighters are in need of a building to use as the “North Pole”, or collection center, for their toy drive.

Last-Minute Shoppers Fill Up Fayette Mall

Fayette Mall was packed all day Christmas Eve with last minute shoppers picking up holiday gifts.

Keys to a Happy Holiday! – Dr. James Stillwell

Many family and end-of-year gatherings will be held over the next days, and Licensed Pastoral Counselor Dr. James Stillwell, of Dr. James Stillwell Ministries shares one of the unexpected keys to making these gatherings successful.

Red Cross Encourages Blood Donation During the Holidays

The American Red Cross encourages adding 'give blood' to your holiday checklist.

Healthy Holiday Eating – UK Extension

Meteorologist Eric Burke knows that the holiday season can be a challenging one when it comes to eating healthy.

Books & Beyond – Hottest Books for Gifts

Patrick Burchett, with Joseph-Beth Booksellers, gives Meteorologist Elise Dolinar the low-down on what's hot for the holidays.

Home Destroyed in Laurel County Fire

Fire has destroyed a home in Laurel County. Firefighters say the big winds from Saturday's thunderstorms made it difficult to stop the fire.

Deserving Families Win Heaters for the Holidays

This year marked the 10th Annual Fayette Heating and Air contest where people nominate friends or family who need new heaters.

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Saint Peter Claver Church prays for choir director injured in car crash

Police say they don't know how or why Leny crashed. Leny's friends are in disbelief as he had just left choir practice right before the accident.

UPDATE: All roads reopen following freak car crash in Lexington

All roads reopened shortly after 9:00 p.m.

Traffic Update: NB I-75 in Scott County reopens after truck hits bridge overpass

The truck hit the Frogtown Road/KY 608 overpass. The bridge has been inspected and evaluated by state engineers.
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UPDATE: Two members of Kentucky State University board resign

Candace McGraw and Paul Harnice resigned days before the abrupt departure of the KSU president.