Fourth Of July Safety

Fourth Of July Safety Word is getting out to stay safe over the Fourth of July. In Lexington, the firework regulation laws are straightforward. Anything that goes up or blows up is not allowed.Lexington Fire Department Battalion Chief Jordan Saas says they receive calls every year for potential fires. He says fireworks can land…

Floyd County Shooting

Floyd County Shooting Troopers with Kentucky State Police Post 9 say they were called to a shooting in Floyd County on Sunday.Troopers say 43-year-old Kenneth Harris was found shot at a home on Valleydale Road in Prestonsburg.They say a juvenile boy was arrested and charged with murder as a result of the investigation.State Police…

Corbin Housing Authority Case

Corbin Housing Authority Case A former director of the Corbin Housing Authority is accused of stealing thousands of dollars and falsifying documents.The grand jury indicted Samuel McCoy, 47, from Corbin June 21st on charges of theft by deception of $10,000 or more, theft and deception of $500 or more but less than $10,000, abuse…

Pet Adoption

Pet Adoption The Lexington Humane Society says they always want to match animals and owners to create a forever home. Right now, there are plenty of matches to be made.“Right now, on campus, we have almost 550 animals,” said Ashley Hammond, LHS director of fundraising. “Last week, we had about 600 animals.”Humane Society officials…

Kentuckians Support Vaccines

Kentuckians Support Vaccines A new poll from the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky find the majority of those surveyed have a favorable outlook on COVID-19 vaccines.Officials say seven in 10 Kentucky adults think the benefits of vaccines for adults outweigh potential risks. When asked about vaccines for children, the number goes up to 75…