Local/Regional News

Lexington, KY – The Central Kentucky Blood Center has a new home in Lexington. Josh James attended the opening and files this report.

Lexington, KY – Georgia Green Stamper tells a Valentine's Day story in this commentary.

Lexington, KY – The Kentucky Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control reported a record year in 2006, regarding efforts to stop underage drinking. Kathleen Adams has details.

Lexington, KY – A top official at the Kentucky Horse Park is reacting to reports that a bill amending the state budget will strip all additional funds for an outdoor arena, which will be used during the 2010 World Equestrian Games. Josh James has more.

Lexington, KY – The Kentucky Department of Parks has designed a series of backcountry adventures that offers participants an opportunity to explore remote regions of the state. Kathleen Adams has details.

Lexington, KY – The Kentucky Fairness Alliance will receive assistance with electioneering and legal advice from a national political action committee. Kathleen Adams has details.

Lexington, KY – It will be a month before the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department receives the vaccine to prevent the human papilloma virus, but as Kathleen Adams reports, the department is already scheduling appointments for those seeking innoculation.

Lexington, KY – An exhibition honoring the contributions of black horsemen opened last weekend at the American Saddlebred Museum. Kathleen Adams recently toured the exhibits and filed this report.

Lexington, KY – Gubernatorial hopefuls House Speaker Jodi Richards and Governor Ernie Fletcher are trading accusations over the fate of a bill that would boost protections for state safety workers. Josh James explains.

Lexington, KY – The man known as the Billy Graham of Catholicism is in Lexington for a speaking tour of several area churches. As Josh James reports, the Vatican official wants to see more dialogue between Catholics and Protestants.