Local/Regional News

The mother of a former student has filed a lawsuit against five administrators and staffers at Eastern High School in Louisville she says failed to help her 15-year-old daughter manage juvenile diabetes.

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Police in Louisville have announced plans to install body cameras on patrol officers next month, but activists who petitioned for the devices are questioning why they will be used in predominantly white neighborhoods first.

Josh James / WUKY

It’s hemp planting season again and University of Kentucky agronomists hope the state’s second crop of research will yield far more data than the first.

Ky.'s High Court Vacates Student's Drug Conviction

May 14, 2015

Kentucky's highest court says a fraternity house should be considered a private residence in a search-and-seizure case stemming from a college student's drug conviction after police found marijuana in his room.

Alltech will hold its annual Craft Brews and Food Fest Saturday in Lexington.

R.J. Corman Cited For Dumping Wastewater

May 14, 2015
Lexington Herald Leader @ kentucky.com

The R.J. Corman Railroad has been fined for illegally dumping wastewater from their Dinner Train.  That wastewater drained into Town Branch.

Memorial Day Ceremony Set For Army Post

May 14, 2015
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Fort Knox and the state Department of Veteran Affairs are hosting a Memorial Day ceremony at the Kentucky Veteran's Cemetery in Radcliff.

Low Voter Turnout Expected Tuesday

May 14, 2015

One of every 10 registered voters in Kentucky is expected to vote in Tuesday's primary elections.


It has all the makings of a mismatch. Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes has name recognition and a hefty amount of campaign cash for her re-election run. Her primary election challenger is a little-known newcomer who hasn't sought donations.

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An Urban County Council committee is holding off on endorsing a recommendation that the city begin the process of converting one-way streets on the north side to two-way.