Deadly Officer Involved Shooting Under Investigation

Deadly Officer Involved Shooting Under Investigation KENTUCKY STATE POLICE ARE INVESTIGATING A DEADLY OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING IN BOYLE COUNTY. IT HAPPENED TUESDAY MORNING AT A SUPER 8 MOTEL OFF HIGHWAY 150 IN DANVILLE. IT STARTED AS A DOMESTIC DISTURBANCE…THE SUSPECT REPORTEDLY HOLDING HIS MOTHER AT KNIFE POINT. POLICE SAY THE SITUATION COULD NOT BE…

State Lawmaker Mourn Loss of Colleague

State Lawmaker Mourn Loss of Colleague STATE LAWMAKERS ARE MOURNING THE LOSS OF A COLLEAGUE THIS MORNING. STATE SENATOR TOM BUFORD DIED TUESDAY. HE REPRESENTED THE 22nd DISTRICT IN THE KENTUCKY SENATE FOR MORE THAN 30 YEARS. US SENATE MINORITY LEADER MITCH McCONNEL ISSUED A WRITTEN STATENT…CALLING BUFORD A “GIANT OF THE KENTUCKY SENATE.”…

State Lawmakers Discuss Critical Race Theory

State Lawmakers Discuss Critical Race Theory CRITICAL RACE THEORY WAS THE FOCUS OF A CONTENTIOUS HEARING TUESDAY AT THE KENTUCKY CAPITOL IN FRANKFORT. THE INTERIM JOINT COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION DIDN’T NECESSARILY DECIDE ANYTHING TUESDAY, BUT AGREED TO HAVE MORE DISCUSSION DURING THE NEXT GENERAL SESSION IN JANUARY WHEN LAWMAKERS WILL CONSIDER TWO REPUBLICAN SPONSORED…

FEMA Extends Deadline for KY Flooding Assistance

FEMA Extends Deadline for KY Flooding Assistance THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY — EXTEDING THE DEADLINE FOR KENUCKIANS LIVING IN 31 COUNTIES IMPACTED BY SEVERE FLOODING THIS SPRING…TO JULY 23rd. THE MONEY FROM FEMA’S INDIVIDUAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM WILL PAY FOR TEMPOARY HOUSING OR HOME REPAIRS. THE FEDS ARE ALSO OFFERING LOW COST LOANS TO…

97-year-old Woman Killed in Floyd County Crash

97-year-old Woman Killed in Floyd County Crash WE’RE LERNING MORE ABOUT A FATAL CRASH IN FLOYD COUNTY THAT SHUT DOWN A MAJOR INTERSECTION FOR SEVERAL HOURS ON TUESDAY. INVESTIGATORS WITH THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE SAY A 97-YEAR-OLD WOMAN PULLED INTO THE PATH OF AN ONCOMING DUMP TRUCK. MARYLAND CONN WAS PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE.…

Family Cemetary Vandalized with Stolen Truck

Family Cemetary Vandalized with Stolen Truck THE FAMILY OF A LITTLE GIRL BURRIED IN GREENUP COUNTY WANT ANSWERS AFTER THEIR FAMILY CEMETARY WAS FOUND VANDALIZED OVER THE WEEKEND. HEAD STONES WERE BROKEN AND KNOCKED OVER…AND A PICKUP TRUCK WAS ACTUALLY SITTING ATOP THE GRAVE OF ELENA JENKINS WHO DIED BACK IN THE SPRING TRAGICALLY…

DUI Suspect Hits Child with Car

DUI Suspect Hits Child with Car A LEXINGTON MAN FACES DUI CHARGES AFTER POLICE SAY HE HIT A GIRL WITH HIS CAR. IT HAPPENED SUNDAY NIGHT ON CHILES AVENUE. INVESTIGATROS SAY THE 6-YEAR-OLD WAS NOT SERIOUSLY INJURED AND IS EXPECTED TO RECOVER. Source: MG News Return to News

State Lawmakers to Debate Critical Race Theory

State Lawmakers to Debate Critical Race Theory LAWMAKERS IN FRANKFORT WILL HEAR TESTIMONY THIS TODAY ON CRITICAL RACE THEORY. THE INTERIM JOINT COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION WILL CONDUCT A HEARING ON THE MATTER. EDUCATION OFFICIALS FROM ACROSS THE COMMONWEALTH WILL PARTICIPATE. REPUBLICANS HAVE ALREADY INTRUDUCED TWO BILLS THAT WOULD BAN THE TEACHING OF CRITICAL RACE…