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Flags to Half-Staff Thursday in honor of Kentucky sailor killed at Pearl Harbor

Gov. Andy Beshear has ordered flags at all state buildings to be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Thursday.

Lost at Pearl Harbor, sailor finally laid to rest at home

After almost 80 years, sailor buried in Pulaski County with descendants on hand.

UPDATE: Flags ordered to half-staff in honor of fallen Pearl Harbor sailor

Sailor will be buried in Burnside on July 31, 2021

Flags to fly at half-staff for Pearl Harbor soldier

Gov. Beshear Orders Flags to Half-Staff In Honor of Kentucky Sailor Killed at Pearl Harbor

Officials ID remains of sailor killed in Pearl Harbor attack

18-year old Navy Seaman 2nd Class Howard S. Magers, of Barren County, was accounted for on Dec. 17, 2020.

Pearl Harbor survivor, USS Arizona crew member dies at 97

HAWAII (ABC) - One of three remaining USS Arizona crew members who survived the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor has died. The National Park Service...

Flags ordered to half-staff for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Flags at all state office buildings will be lowered to half-staff Saturday for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

Officials: At least 1 injured in shooting at Pearl Harbor

Military and hospital officials say a shooting at a Pearl Harbor naval shipyard in Hawaii has left at least one person injured.

Pearl Harbor sailor’s remains welcomed home

When the sailor first left home in 1934, it was with Annapolis aspirations. His dad, the Rev. Edward Steely of Poplar Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Corbin, signed his enlistment papers in Lexington when Ulis was just 17.

Sailor who died at Pearl Harbor to be buried in Kentucky

A U.S. sailor from Kentucky who died at Pearl Harbor will be buried in his hometown this fall.

Eastern Kentucky sailor killed in WWII to be buried next month

Millard Burk, Jr. of Pikeville, was killed on December 7, 1941 when the ship he was assigned to, the USS Oklahoma, was attacked by the Japanese.

Bevin orders flags to half-staff for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Governor Matt Bevin has ordered flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Friday, December 7, in observance of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

Number of Pearl Harbor survivors at annual event shrinks

Each year fewer and fewer Pearl Harbor survivors are living to attend events like one held each year in Lexington.

Ceremony to Honor Local Survivors of Pearl Harbor Attack

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

Pearl Harbor survivor fights to remember December 7, 1941

Herman Horn survived the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941; now he's fighting another battle to remember what happened that day.

Lexington recognizes surviving Pearl Harbor Veterans

About 100 people in Lexington gathered Monday for national Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, to honor those who were killed at Pearl Harbor 74 years ago, as well as pay tribute to World War II military veterans.

Sacrifices, Duty Of Military Veterans Honored In Montgomery County

State and local officials gathered Tuesday in Montgomery County for a ceremony to rename roads in honor of a Pearl Harbor survivor, and in memory of a soldier who was killed fighting in Iraq.

Pearl Harbor Survivors In Lexington Remember ‘Day Of Infamy’

Four Pearl Harbor survivors met for lunch Saturday in Lexington to remember the day of infamy.

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FCPS announces bus cancellations Friday, September 24

FAYETTE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - Fayette County Public Schools once again announcing bus route cancellations as the district experiences continued staffing shortages. Bus routes cancelled...

Woman charged with sex crimes involving inmate at state prison

51-year old Kimberly Curry was arrested at the Kentucky State Reformatory in LaGrange on Thursday, according to KSP.

Jeffersontown High School evacuated, former student detained

Police say they detained a former student who unlawfully entered the school building.

Jackson Police ask for public’s help in missing person’s case

41-year old Joshua Getson has been missing since Sept. 16, 2021.