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Police press conference planned after officer-involved shooting in Lexington

Kentucky State Police are investigating a shooting involving Lexington police in a residential area off East New Circle Road. Lexington police confirmed there was an officer-involved shooting hours after police cars responded to the residential area around Thirlstane Court. The cul-de-sac was blocked off at Harrogate Road. Thirlstane is in a neighborhood between Bryan Station and Winchester roads.
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Kentucky man charged with strangling woman, man. Officers could hear screams from apartment.

A Kentucky man was arrested on numerous charges including strangulation after officer responded to a domestic violence incident Saturday. Joshua Parks, 31, was arrested by officers from the Middlesboro Police Department. Parks was charged with fourth-degree assault minor injury (domestic violence), first-degree strangulation and second-degree disorderly conduct. He was lodged...
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COVID numbers put Harrison back in yellow status

Health officials announced last Tuesday evening that Harrison County had transitioned from blue to yellow status due to an upward trend in the number of positive COVID-19 cases it is seeing. The county had been a blue status — the lowest of the four (blue, yellow, orange and, the highest,...

Remains found in 2018 identified as missing Ohio County woman

A body recovered nearly three years ago in Ohio County has been identified as a missing Ohio County woman. According to Kentucky State Police Post 16 Public Affairs Officer Corey King, the remains recovered on a farm outside of Rosine in November 2018 are that of missing Jamie Holland. Holland, 30, wasn’t reported missing until…
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Victim in June homicide identified

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The name of a man who died after a shooting in a Louisville park has been released. The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office says Deanthony Taylor, 21, of Louisville, died of a gunshot wound. Taylor was found in Cox Park during the early morning hours of June...
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EKU second baseman Daniel Harris IV transfers to Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Eastern Kentucky University second baseman Daniel Harris IV will spend his final year of college baseball at the University of Kentucky, he told on Wednesday. Harris is the eighth transfer added to the program this season and the second from EKU, joining right-handed pitcher Darren Williams.
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Significant minority of people are not correctly masked for COVID-19 in Kentucky indoor areas

Where mask-wearing to protect against COVID-19 is mandated, a small proportion of visitors and staff in indoor public areas either do not wear them or wear them improperly. Research published in the open-access journal PLOS ONE found that in December 2020, 4 percent of visitors and 8 percent of staff in retail trade stores in Kentucky did not wear a mask, and 14 percent of visitors and 13 percent of staff wore them improperly.
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Kentucky teenager’s body recovered from lake

The body of a teenage boy has been recovered from Kentucky Lake, officials said. The 17-year-old’s body was recovered Sunday after authorities were notified about a male that went under the water and didn’t resurface, Marshall County Deputy Coroner Curt Curtner told WPSD-TV. Curtner is also a part of the Marshall County Rescue Squad that responded to the lake.

What the Coaches said at the 2021 Kentucky Football Kickoff Luncheon

We are back in the saddle for the annual Kentucky Football kickoff luncheon at Kroger Field. With some fresh faces, a changing college football landscape and a new football season on the horizon, it was nice to hear from the good guys in charge. Here’s what Mark Stoops, Brad White, and Liam Coen had to say Wednesday afternoon.
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5 Best Burrito Places in Kentucky

However perfect and invincible this concoction may seem, bad burritos do exist. Fortunately for you, this list only includes Kentucky's best. There is no shortage of burritos in the land of the free, from dignified bodegas to taverns with flashier décor. In addition to online and print sources, we consulted nationally and locally trusted sources. The burritos from these 5 spots were chosen as the clear winner after assessing the quality of the tortilla wrapping and, of course, the flavor of the burritos.

Hardin Co. woman accused of shooting woman during dispute

A Hardin County woman has been jailed after being accused of shooting a woman. Kentucky State Police arrested 42-year-old Christiana A. York, of Rineyville, Friday night following York getting into an altercation with a woman on Kraft Road in Rineyville, according to a report by The News-Enterprise. At some point during the dispute, York brandished a firearm and shot the woman in the stomach.