Local/Regional News

Josh James / WUKY

A state judge has ordered the owner of a Scott County cemetery to either install headstones and other items or give customers a full refund.

AP Photo/Stephen Lance Dennee

Kentucky politicians are gearing up for a round of verbal jousting at the state’s annual Fancy Farm picnic.

Minority Expo Largest In History

Aug 4, 2016

Business owners from across Kentucky and neighboring states are making this year’s Lexington Bluegrass Minority Business Expo the largest in its 14 year history. 

AP Photo/Mel Evans

Congressman Andy Barr convened his drug task force in Lexington Wednesday. The 6th district representative discussed how the recently passed national Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act will affect the panel’s recommendations to the federal government.

Customers Picking Up On Grocery Pick Ups

Aug 3, 2016

Is grocery shopping taking up more time out of your busy schedule than you’d like?  There’s an app for that, and a pick-up lane.

Lexington Public Library

Lexington city leaders have their eye on downtown’s Central Library as a potential location for city hall. The East Main Street property is only the latest spot to be considered in a decades-long hunt for a new home.


The new playground at Jacobson Park in Lexington is open and as Karyn Czar explains, it’s different than most.


U.S. News and World Report has crowned the University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital the number one hospital in the state.

Associated Press

The war of words continues between Republican Governor Matt Bevin and Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear over the status of the University of Louisville Board of Trustees.

Rich Fury / Invision / AP

Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey will soon become the face of Kentucky-brewed Wild Turkey bourbon – and he won’t just be in front of the camera.