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Shepherd's House will put on their 20th annual Run for Recovery on Saturday, July 27th at 8 a.m. at Keeneland.
The remains were found in a wooded area of a Lexington park.
Authorities say a 9-month-old baby overdosed on drugs and had to be revived with an opioid overdose-reversal drug.
Illicit fentanyl smuggled from Mexico into the Southwest has become a profitable new business for drug gangs, helping push the synthetic opioid to the top spot for fatal U.S. overdoses.
Lexington Police say three men were found dead in an apartment off Georgian Way in Lexington just before 1 p.m. Tuesday.
Lexington police say 34-year-old Stephanie Little hit a curb, narrowly missing a light pole and an apartment complex last week.
Kentucky State Police are investigating the second death in four days at the Boyd County Detention Center.
A coroner has ruled rapper Mac Miller's death an accidental overdose due to a combination of drugs and alcohol.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Fayette County coroner is looking for the family of a man that passed away last week. According to the coroners...
Morehead Police want to notify the Morehead/Rowan County community of a potential deadly drug threat.
Lexington has funds for additional weapons to use in the war on opioid abuse thanks to a $2 million federal grant.
NATIONAL. (ASSOCIATED PRESS) - A company whose prescription opioid marketing practices are being blamed for sparking a nationwide overdose and addiction crisis says it's...
Four inmates at the Fayette County Detention Center were taken to the hospital Saturday night after 8:15 p.m..
The Fayette County Coroner says two men were found dead inside a home on Delcamp Drive Wednesday.
A Lawrenceburg couple was indicted last week for “allowing” their infant child to ingest Oxycodone, according to documents on file in Anderson Circuit Court.
How bad is Kentucky's overdose problem? So bad, the Fayette County coroner wants another deputy coroner hired just to handle the problem.
The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is hosting a free community training on naloxone, which will include providing free kits containing the overdose-reversing medication.
Those who overdose on opioid drugs would be immediately detained by first responders and taken to a hospital under a bill that has passed the House.
The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department says it gave out 144 naloxone kits Tuesday at its first class on the overdose-reversing medication.
Tom Petty's family says his death last year was due to an accidental drug overdose.