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  • New KY State Laws Go Into Effect Saturday

    New KY State Laws Go Into Effect Saturday

    Saturday, July 14 2018 4:24 PM EDT2018-07-14 20:24:58 GMT

    LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Most new laws approved during the Kentucky General Assembly's 2018 session go into effect on Saturday, July 14. Laws taking effect include measures on the following topics: Abstinence Education: Senate Bill 71 will require the inclusion of abstinence education in any human sexuality or sexually transmitted diseases curriculum in Kentucky high schools. Bicycle safety: House Bill 33 will require drivers to keep their vehicles at least three feet away...

    LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Most new laws approved during the Kentucky General Assembly's 2018 session go into effect on Saturday, July 14. Laws taking effect include measures on the following topics: Abstinence Education: Senate Bill 71 will require the inclusion of abstinence education in any human sexuality or sexually transmitted diseases curriculum in Kentucky high schools. Bicycle safety: House Bill 33 will require drivers to keep their vehicles at least three feet away...

  • Making A Difference: Deuce The Two-Legged Wonder Dog Inspires Many

    Making A Difference: Deuce The Two-Legged Wonder Dog Inspires Many

    Friday, July 13 2018 6:34 PM EDT2018-07-13 22:34:23 GMT
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    LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) A two-legged dog is defying the odds. He was found in bad shape in Eastern Kentucky just over two months ago and is now thriving and inspiring others.  Deuce has two legs both on the right side of his body. He was found badly injured in a ditch in April and both of his legs on his left side were broken and badly infected. "Despite very aggressive medical treatment there was nothing we could do," said Jean Gibowski, the founder of Camp Jean ...

    LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) A two-legged dog is defying the odds. He was found in bad shape in Eastern Kentucky just over two months ago and is now thriving and inspiring others.  Deuce has two legs both on the right side of his body. He was found badly injured in a ditch in April and both of his legs on his left side were broken and badly infected. "Despite very aggressive medical treatment there was nothing we could do," said Jean Gibowski, the founder of Camp Jean ...

  • Grant From Columbia Gas Gives Young Shooting Victim A New Place To Call Home

    Grant From Columbia Gas Gives Young Shooting Victim A New Place To Call Home

    Tuesday, May 1 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-05-01 18:18:49 GMT

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - A little girl left paralyzed after a drive-by shooting in Lexington is getting a very big gift in the form of a brand new wheelchair accessible home. A local company is also making a big difference to make that dream come true. Amya Catching was celebrating her birthday last year when she was struck by a bullet from a drive-by. After learning Amya was still living in a split-level home that was not accessible for her wheelchair, the "Building Assoc...

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) - A little girl left paralyzed after a drive-by shooting in Lexington is getting a very big gift in the form of a brand new wheelchair accessible home. A local company is also making a big difference to make that dream come true. Amya Catching was celebrating her birthday last year when she was struck by a bullet from a drive-by. After learning Amya was still living in a split-level home that was not accessible for her wheelchair, the "Building Assoc...

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  • Woodford Co. Emergency Management: Local State Of Emergency Declared

    Woodford Co. Emergency Management: Local State Of Emergency Declared

    Friday, July 20 2018 5:09 PM EDT2018-07-20 21:09:19 GMT
    WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The Woodford County Emergency Management Deputy Director tells LEX 18 that they have declared a local State of Emergency. The State of Emergency has been declared due to wind damage, trees being down, and major road blockages.  Emergency Management crews are telling people to stay out of Woodford County unless you have to come in. 
    WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) The Woodford County Emergency Management Deputy Director tells LEX 18 that they have declared a local State of Emergency. The State of Emergency has been declared due to wind damage, trees being down, and major road blockages.  Emergency Management crews are telling people to stay out of Woodford County unless you have to come in. 
  • A Short Calm for Cleanup

    A Short Calm for Cleanup

    Saturday, July 21 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-07-21 08:55:58 GMT
    The last of the storms from yesterday are finally moving out. It was a long day with severe storms causing wind, hail, lightning, and even flood damage. Now, other than a few light showers, Kentucky is quiet. Temperatures are mild and wind out of the south is running light. The StormTracker Severe Threat Index is back at a level ZERO. The calm this morning will help people get a start on the cleanup. Clouds hang around through the day, but you may see a little sunshine this morning. ...
    The last of the storms from yesterday are finally moving out. It was a long day with severe storms causing wind, hail, lightning, and even flood damage. Now, other than a few light showers, Kentucky is quiet. Temperatures are mild and wind out of the south is running light. The StormTracker Severe Threat Index is back at a level ZERO. The calm this morning will help people get a start on the cleanup. Clouds hang around through the day, but you may see a little sunshine this morning. ...
  • Cleanup Begins After Powerful Storms Blast Region

    Cleanup Begins After Powerful Storms Blast Region

    Saturday, July 21 2018 10:53 AM EDT2018-07-21 14:53:32 GMT

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Powerful storms that swept through the region Friday caused damage and widespread power outages. Lexington saw a lot damage, including trees falling into homes and power lines down. Kentucky Utility crews are out in force, but thousands remain without power Saturday morning. For more information on outage areas, check out the utility's outage map here. A huge tree fell onto a home along East Maxwell Street, but no one was injured. "Whe...

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Powerful storms that swept through the region Friday caused damage and widespread power outages. Lexington saw a lot damage, including trees falling into homes and power lines down. Kentucky Utility crews are out in force, but thousands remain without power Saturday morning. For more information on outage areas, check out the utility's outage map here. A huge tree fell onto a home along East Maxwell Street, but no one was injured. "Whe...

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