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  • Man lying in bed killed when truck hits home; 2 others injured

    Man lying in bed killed when truck hits home; 2 others injured

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:38 AM EDT2014-08-31 13:38:48 GMT
    A man lying in bed in a Mount Eden home was killed Friday night when a pickup truck crashed into the building, according to police.More >>
    A man lying in bed in a Mount Eden home was killed Friday night when a pickup truck crashed into the building, according to police.More >>
  • Suggestions sought for KY education standards

    Suggestions sought for KY education standards

    Kentucky education officials want to tweak the state's English and math standards and they want help doing it.More >>
    Kentucky education officials want to tweak the state's English and math standards and they want help doing it.More >>
  • Trigger pulled: Bulleit's home to be new Shelby distillery

    Trigger pulled: Bulleit's home to be new Shelby distillery

    Thursday, August 21 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-08-21 22:17:36 GMT
    Bulleit Bourbon is a little more than two years away from a new permanent distillery home, however you won't be able to sample it there unless the law changes. But change is afoot and it already has come in way that will encourage more whiskey makers to grow their operations or to call Kentucky home.More >>
    Bulleit Bourbon is a little more than two years away from a new permanent distillery home, however you won't be able to sample it there unless the law changes. But change is afoot and it already has come in way that will encourage more whiskey makers to grow their operations or to call Kentucky home.More >>
  • Church damaged by water tower collapse re-opens

    Church damaged by water tower collapse re-opens

    Sunday, August 17 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-08-17 23:34:17 GMT
    Eight days after a water silo collapsed, the North Shelby Water District still hasn't identified the cause, but the church it flooded has re-opened.More >>
    Eight days after a water silo collapsed, the North Shelby Water District still hasn't identified the cause, but the church it flooded has re-opened.More >>
  • Outlet Shoppes creating traffic backups, headaches for residents and visitors

    Outlet Shoppes creating traffic backups, headaches for residents and visitors

    Friday, August 15 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-08-15 22:23:27 GMT
    High traffic volumes and long delays have been driving away patience as thousands of people continue to flock to the newly opened Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass.More >>
    High traffic volumes and long delays have been driving away patience as thousands of people continue to flock to the newly opened Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass.More >>
  • Tips to keep you safe from lightning

    Tips to keep you safe from lightning

    Friday, August 8 2014 4:30 PM EDT2014-08-08 20:30:44 GMT
    With the PGA Championship in full swing this weekend and storm chances in the forecast it’s worth noting some lightning facts and safety tips that you can use as thunderstorms approach.More >>
    With the PGA Championship in full swing this weekend and storm chances in the forecast it’s worth noting some lightning facts and safety tips that you can use as thunderstorms approach.More >>
  • Investigators seek cause of fire that destroyed fire department building

    Investigators seek cause of fire that destroyed fire department building

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 2:38 PM EDT2014-08-05 18:38:39 GMT
    As a part of the job, firefighters are used to helping the citizens they serve pick up the pieces after a fire breaks out. On this day, that process of recovery is underway for one department and its firefighters after their building went up in flames.More >>
    As a part of the job, firefighters are used to helping the citizens they serve pick up the pieces after a fire breaks out. On this day, that process of recovery is underway for one department and its firefighters after their building went up in flames.More >>
  • Retired KSP troopers come back to active duty

    Retired KSP troopers come back to active duty

    Friday, August 1 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-08-01 22:02:57 GMT
    If you break the laws or find yourself in trouble on the roads of Kentucky highways and byways, you will find yourself in the hands of very experienced troopers. Eleven men who retired from the Kentucky State Police are now back in uniform and on the roads of the Commonwealth.More >>
    If you break the laws or find yourself in trouble on the roads of Kentucky highways and byways, you will find yourself in the hands of very experienced troopers. Eleven men who retired from the Kentucky State Police are now back in uniform and on the roads of the Commonwealth.More >>
  • Shoppers hunt for bargains at Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass

    Shoppers hunt for bargains at Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass

    Thursday, July 31 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-07-31 21:29:14 GMT
    On the first morning for the new outlet mall, it was crowded but definitely not the traffic jam that many expected. Some came early to beat the rush. Others filtered in throughout the day, but everyone was thrilled that this day arrived and that these shops are finally here.More >>
    On the first morning for the new outlet mall, it was crowded but definitely not the traffic jam that many expected. Some came early to beat the rush. Others filtered in throughout the day, but everyone was thrilled that this day arrived and that these shops are finally here.More >>
  • VIP Night crowd gets sneak peak and early bargains at new outlet mall

    VIP Night crowd gets sneak peak and early bargains at new outlet mall

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:31 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:31:44 GMT
    Scrambling for sales, thousands of people flocked to the new outlet mall in Simpsonville the night before its grand opening for a sneak peak.More >>
    Scrambling for sales, thousands of people flocked to the new outlet mall in Simpsonville the night before its grand opening for a sneak peak.More >>
  • Money returns to help families pay for child care

    Money returns to help families pay for child care

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 3:39 PM EDT2014-07-29 19:39:29 GMT
    Next week is a big week for thousands of parents who have had to quit their jobs to care for their children. Kentucky's Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) starts taking applications next week. It was phased out last year. Now that it's back, parents who found it made more economic sense to stay home than pay for child care will get the help they need to go back to work.More >>
    Next week is a big week for thousands of parents who have had to quit their jobs to care for their children. Kentucky's Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) starts taking applications next week. It was phased out last year. Now that it's back, parents who found it made more economic sense to stay home than pay for child care will get the help they need to go back to work.More >>
  • Hundreds of jobs still available at new outlet mall

    Hundreds of jobs still available at new outlet mall

    Friday, July 25 2014 2:39 PM EDT2014-07-25 18:39:29 GMT
    From spires to signs to sidewalks, the Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass are under roof, but finishing what's billed as Kentucky's first upscale outlet mall, means a lot more than furnishing it.More >>
    From spires to signs to sidewalks, the Outlet Shoppes of the Bluegrass are under roof, but finishing what's billed as Kentucky's first upscale outlet mall, means a lot more than furnishing it.More >>
  • The REAL problem with Kentucky's drivers licenses

    The REAL problem with Kentucky's drivers licenses

    Friday, July 18 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-07-18 21:33:30 GMT
    The Commonwealth of Kentucky has sent in paperwork that could get the state a federal extension and make our drivers licenses valid for restricted government areas. Right now, they won't work in those places and unless changes are made, in a few years, Kentucky residents will need a passport or other approved forms of identification just to board an airplane. Right now, the physical security of the 141 county circuit court clerks drivers license bureaus is the holdup.More >>
    The Commonwealth of Kentucky has sent in paperwork that could get the state a federal extension and make our drivers licenses valid for restricted government areas. Right now, they won't work in those places and unless changes are made, in a few years, Kentucky residents will need a passport or other approved forms of identification just to board an airplane. Right now, the physical security of the 141 county circuit court clerks drivers license bureaus is the holdup.More >>