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Local podcast hits #10 on apple’s fiction podcast ranking

The creators of "Thirteen Podcast" Brooke Jennet, Ian Epperson, Bridgett Howard, and Lizz Walker tell stories about witchcraft, ghosts, demons, and much more.

First annual Kentucky Proud Festival

Sunday the first annual Kentucky Proud Festival took over the Bluegrass Stockyards.

Josephine Sculpture Park, 7 Days of Giving

Today we talked to the owner of Josephine Sculpture Park about an opportunity to give back this season.

JonEvan Jack’s, Family Owned and Operated

Today we talked to JonEvan Jack's owners, Nathan and Miranda Brown, about how the restaurant got started and what guests like you can expect.

The Dixie Grill, New Changes Coming to Corbin

Beginning November 15, new ownership is renaming The Dixie Grill as In The Circle Family Restaurant. There will be lots of exciting changes taking place!

Jennifer Lawrence attends arts event in Louisville hometown

Actress Jennifer Lawrence attended an arts ceremony co-hosted by her namesake foundation in her hometown of Louisville.

Local Nonprofit FoodChain Talks New Kitchen

Check out local nonprofit FoodChain, and learn how to get involved in their mission!

What does a potential government shutdown mean for you?

After interviewing a variety of officials from different government agencies today, the consensus is that the average person will not feel too much of an impact from this potential shutdown, at least in the short term.

District raising taxes for new schools, to offset fund cuts

Kentucky's third largest school district has raised local property taxes to offset state funding cuts and new school expenses.

Local breeder has strong connection to not one, but two derby hopefuls

We are now just days away from the year's biggest day for horse racing.

Lexington fire safety ranking joins best in nation

Lexington is one of only 241 fire departments in the country, and one of only eight in Kentucky, to attain the Class 1 status from the organization, scoring 99.34 points out of a possible 105.5.

UPDATE: Capital Day School Wins National Verizon App Challenge

A team of students at Capital Day School in Frankfort won 'Best in Nation' in the fifth annual Verizon Innovative Learning App Challenge for their Waste Free America mobile app idea.

Local War Hero Passes Away

BARDSTOWN, Ky (WTVQ)- A local war hero, famous for saving most of the soldiers in his unit has died. Retired Lieutenant General Hal Moore died...

Local Musicians Play at Alltech’s “Celebration of Song” in Lexington

Sunday night, local musicians gathered for Alltech's 11th annual "Celebration of Song" in Lexington.

Ceremony to Honor Local Survivors of Pearl Harbor Attack

Wednesday marks the 75th commemoration of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Local artist to restore Paducah’s Vietnam War Memorial

A local artist and sculptor will soon be doing some restoration work on the Vietnam War Memorial in Paducah.

H’Artful of Fun – pt. 3

Many lovely artists featured at the H'Artful of Fun exhibit

2016 Empty Bowls event seeks to raise awareness of local hunger

Students, potters, and the public will come together on Wednesday, March 30 to raise awareness of local hunger needs at the annual "Empty Bowls" event and meal. The event will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Commons, located in the Woods-Penniman Building on the Berea College campus.

Local option sales tax bill clears Kentucky House

The Kentucky House of Representatives wants voters to decide whether to change the state's constitution to allow for a temporary increase in local sales taxes to pay for big projects.

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Bill would waive repayment of some unemployment overpayments

Bill would set rules for non-repayment.

Special day, month raise awareness of deafness, hearing loss

Part of events focus on deafness among youths.

Pandemic can’t stop Central Bank’s ‘Hit Me with Your Trick Shot’ Hoops for Hope

Participants will videotape their trick shot; Winners will be announced March 9

NKU student qualifies for national business pitch event

Kelly earned a bid to the Rice Business Plan Competition.