Enerblu Lawsuit Goes Forward

Enerblu Lawsuit Goes Forward A lawsuit filed against Enerblu executives asks that the failed battery manufacturing plant pay $30 million in compensatory and punitive damages, the Lexington-Herald Leader reports.The lawsuit was filed by Dapco LTO Investment, LLC., an investor group from Florida, and calls Enerblu “a bogus Eastern Kentucky battery plant that was never…

Left Out Of Voting

Left Out Of Voting More than 150,000 registered Kentucky voters were improperly placed on an “inactive list” that could jeopardize their right to vote in November, the state Democratic Party said Monday.In a letter to the State Board of Elections, Democratic chairman Ben Self demanded that the board immediately reactivate those registrations. The claims…

Fatal Wreck In Pulaski County

Fatal Wreck In Pulaski County One person is dead following a single-vehicle crash in Pulaski County Monday morning.The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office identified 55-year-old Terry Lea Raines as the man killed in the crash.Deputies with the sheriff’s office said just after 7 a.m. they found a gold 2011 Cadillac STS on its top in…

Wildfire Burning In Perry County

Wildfire Burning In Perry County A wildfire in Perry County started around 11 p.m. Sunday night and is still burning this afternoon.Vicco Sassafras Fire Rescue is responding until the Division of Forestry takes over.At one point, the fire came close to one home.Officials worked to wet down the kudzu near a home as the…

Famous Kentucky Landmark Burns

Famous Kentucky Landmark Burns Officials say a well-known landmark near the border of Kentucky and West Virginia has been damaged in a fire.News outlets report firefighters responded to a call of a structure fire on Friday at the Loftis Mansion in South Williamson. The mansion was heavily damaged in the fire.The mansion was once…

Battle Of Middle Creek Re-Enacted

Battle Of Middle Creek Re-Enacted January 10th, 1862, the Battle of Middle Creek took place in Eastern Kentucky.Officials said it is the largest battle that took place in this region.”It was one of the largest and probably the most influential battle that happened in Eastern Kentucky,” said Patrick Davis.Davis is an organizer of the…

Record Enrollment For University Of Kentucky

Record Enrollment For University Of Kentucky The University of Kentucky is reporting a record number of first-year students enrolled for the fall semester.University President Eli Capilouto says the school’s first-year class totals 5,396, which is 319 more students than last year.The state’s flagship university says there’s greater diversity in the current first-year class. There…