Naming An Elephant

Naming An Elephant A young elephant calf born this summer at a Kentucky zoo has just about everything he needs, except a name.But he’s a step closer to getting one. The Louisville Zoo has announced three finalists: Fitz, Rocket and Walt.A Monday zoo statement says that more than 15,000 names were submitted for the…

KY Climber Hosting Special Climbing Event

KY Climber Hosting Special Climbing Event A Kentucky climber and engineer is hosting an interesting climbing competition next weekend in the Red River Gorge in Muir Valley on October 11th and 12th. Rick Weber says he was inspired by President Donald Trump’s Press Conference at the Border, during which he said the wall being…

State Attorney General Race Heats Up

State Attorney General Race Heats Up A Louisville man wants Republican Attorney General candidate Daniel Cameron off the ballot. Joseph Jackson filed a complaint saying Cameron does not meet the qualifications to run to represent the people of Kentucky.Cameron made it clear at court Monday, that he believes the complaint is nothing but a…

KY Teacher Highlighted In Campaign Ad

KY Teacher Highlighted In Campaign Ad A Kentucky school teacher who moonlights as an Uber driver to make ends meet is being featured in a political ad sharply critical of Gov. Matt Bevin and supportive of his opponent in the gubernatorial race, Democrat Andy Beshear.With the TV ad’s release Monday, teacher Laura Hartke becomes…

Person In Traffic Accident ID’d

Person In Traffic Accident ID’d Officials have released the name of the person who died on the Hal Rogers Parkway Monday morning.The Perry County Coroner identified the man as Delbert Whitehead, 55, of Leslie County. He was pronounced dead at Hazard ARH.Whitehead was an employee for the City of Hyden for 31 years. The…