Looking For Thieves In Pike County

Looking For Thieves In Pike County Police in Pike County are asking for the public’s help in finding the thief or thieves who stole tires off cars at Tim Short Chrysler and Line-X.Workers say they were shocked Monday when they walked out and saw five vehicles sitting on chopped-up telephone poles and missing tires.The…

Louisville Airport Receives Grant for Upgrades

Louisville Airport Receives Grant for Upgrades A Kentucky airport is receiving a $12.1 million federal grant for taxiway and additional improvements.A news release from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s office says the Louisville Regional Airport Authority was awarded the Federal Aviation Administration grant for the projects at Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport.McConnell’s office says…

Teen Dies In Pulaski County Crash

Teen Dies In Pulaski County Crash According to the Pulaski County Sheriff, a teenager died in a car crash Friday Night.Police say 17-year-old Christopher Guillen lost control of his truck and hit a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the Pulaski County Chief Deputy Coroner.The crash happened in the 4900 block…

Gear Up Kentucky Being Launched

Gear Up Kentucky Being Launched Kentucky officials are preparing to launch a program that aims to increase the number of students seeking higher education after high school.The Council on Postsecondary Education says in a statement that the statewide launch of Gear Up Kentucky is planned for Wednesday, Sept. 25 at Eastern Kentucky University. Initially,…

Serious Car Crash In Knox County

Serious Car Crash In Knox County Four adults and two children were sent to the hospital after a car and minivan collided Sunday morningThe crash happened on KY-3439 in Knox County at about 9:45 a.m.Kentucky State Police officers were dispatched, and during their investigation believe a woman was pulling out of her driveway when…

Kentucky Unemployment Rate Ticks Up in August

Kentucky Unemployment Rate Ticks Up in August Kentucky officials say the state’s unemployment rate rose slightly in August. The Kentucky Center for Statistics says the state’s seasonally adjusted jobless rate was 4.4% last month. The preliminary figure is up from the 4.3% rate in July. State officials say Kentucky’s trade, transportation and utilities sector…