The Kentucky State Police (KSP) is now accepting applications from in-state high school seniors for $1,000 awards as part of their Trooper Island Scholarship Fund, with the submission deadline set for April 1.
Rep. James Comer was among several legislators on board a train during a collision Tuesday, Jan. 31, en route to a two-day Republican retreat in West Virginia. No congressmen or staffers were seriously injured in the crash, but a passenger in the truck was killed.
Owensboro resident Steve Wahler, who spent 23 years working at the Messenger-Inquirer newspaper, including 18 years as the newspaper's IT manager, drowned Monday in the Gulf of Mexico near Gulf Shores, Alabama, while trying to save a child in rough surf left over from Hurricane Nate.
A bill that would create misdemeanor penalties for juveniles who engage in sexting, without subjecting them to being placed on the state sex offender registry, was unanimously approved Thursday by state Senators in Frankfort.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky High School students would have to pass the same test given to people seeking U.S. citizenship in order to earn a diploma under a bill that has cleared the Senate Education Committee.
RUSSELL -- The job no one wants at the Marvin Meredith Youth Basketball League is the concession stand, where your back's to the court, unable to see the kids play. But it's perfect for Tony Quillen, a Kentucky House candidate with an Appalachian twang who has spent 18 years as one of the fe…
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) -- A committee of business and tourism officials and educators would advise Kentucky school districts on when to start the school year under a bill that has cleared the Senate Education Committee.
LOUISVILLE — Two people who protested Donald Trump's rally in Louisville have filed police reports, alleging they were punched and shoved by Trump's supporters in the crowd.
HAMILTON, N.J. (AP) -- Authorities have found a missing New Jersey 13-year-old in Philadelphia and they have arrested the young Kentucky man who was with her.
FRANKFORT -- Kentucky's new Republican governor and growing majority in the state Senate have put the pressure on abortion providers this year, filing two lawsuits and submitting at least five bills critics say could hinder access.
LOUISVILLE — A new report by a state oversight panel shows a growing number of Kentucky's infants are dying from unsafe sleep situations, often suffocated while sleeping with an adult impaired by drugs or alcohol.
FRANKFORT, Ky. — All but nine of Kentucky's counties will hold a caucus on March 5 as the state divides its delegates for the Republican presidential nomination.