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  • Officials: High School Student Brings Gun To School

    April 23, 2014 4:21 PM

    A Lexington student is in custody after being accused of bringing a gun to school Wednesday. According to the Fayette County School system, someone tipped off authorities that a student at Bryan Station High School had a gun on school property. The weapon was later found in a backpack. Parents... more »
  • Lexington Police Warn Of KU Phone Scam

    April 23, 2014 12:48 PM

    Lexington Police are warning residents of a phone scam involving Kentucky Utilities. Police say the caller claims to be with KU and says the customer's bills are overdue, and if they don't pay, their electricity will be cut off. The scammer then claims the customer must purchase a... more »
  • Driver Arrested, Passenger Hospitalized After Police Stop Damaged Car

    April 23, 2014 5:20 AM

    Lexington police arrested a driver, and EMS took a passenger to the hospital after officers spotted a car driving along with serious damage early Wednesday morning. Police spotted the car with a large hole in the windshield at East Seventh Street and Magoffin Street around 3 a.m. Police stopped... more »
  • Two Hurt When Vehicle Flips

    April 23, 2014 4:57 AM

    EMS took two people to the hospital after a car flipped along a Lexington road Tuesday night. Police say the driver was going too fast into a U-turn at the intersection of Tates Creek Road and Gainesway Drive. The driver and a passenger both went to UK Hospital. Officials... more »
  • Police Make Arrest In Fatal Duncan Park Shooting

    April 22, 2014 4:52 PM

    An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting at a Lexington park earlier this month. Lexington police say they have arrested a juvenile in connection to the shooting at Duncan Park on April 13 that left 21-year-old Antonio Franklin, Jr., wounded. He died at the hospital the next... more »
  • Racist Message Found Inside Easter Eggs Play Video

    April 22, 2014 12:48 PM

    An LEX 18 viewer found a disturbing note inside a plastic Easter egg he found in downtown Lexington on Easter Sunday. About five eggs were found on tables outside the Lexington Center on Vine Street. Inside them, a note that read "diversity equals White genocide." The Easter eggs... more »
  • Police Search For Mother Of Woman Arrested In Financial Crime Investigation Play Video

    April 22, 2014 11:41 AM

    The daughter of a man whose remains were found in a Lexington storage unit in January has been arrested, accused of stealing her father's social security benefits. Now, police are looking for the woman's mother. 49-year-old Judith Maria Broughton has been indicted and arrested in Texas for allegedly stealing... more »
  • Police Make Arrest After Cutting

    April 22, 2014 5:10 AM

    Lexington police made an arrest after a cutting Monday evening. Police say roommates got into a fight at a home along Crown Parkway around 7:30 p.m. Officers say Jeffery Brown, 52, pulled a knife and cut his roommate during the altercation. EMS took the victim to the hospital... more »
  • One Hurt In New Circle Road Crash; One Arrested

    April 22, 2014 4:58 AM

    A three-car crash shut down part of New Circle Road for about 30 minutes Monday night. Police say three vehicles collided near the Tates Creek Road interchange around 8 p.m. EMS took one person to the hospital. Officials did not release any information on that person's condition. Officers... more »
  • Crews Clean Up Trash On New Circle Road

    April 21, 2014 5:15 PM

    Crews cleaned up heaps of garbage on New Circle Toad Monday. The garbage first appeared there on Saturday, blocking a lane of traffic. Police directed cars around the trash until it could be cleaned up. The trash was pushed to the side of the road for the weekend, leading to... more »
  • Woman Indicted In Financial Crime Involving Deceased Man Play Video

    April 21, 2014 4:56 PM

    A woman has been indicted in a financial crime investigation that started after human remains were found in a Lexington storage unit back in January. 49-year-old Judith Maria Broughton of Texas has been indicted for stealing a total of $150,667 in social security retirement insurance benefits paid in the... more »
  • Keeneland Barn Notes - April 21, 2014

    April 21, 2014 12:48 PM

    MONDAY, APRIL 21 • TWELVE FILLIES AND MARES TO CONTEST 1½-MILE BEWITCH • NAPRAVNIK TO PARTICIPATE IN FRIDAY SHOWCASE OF OFF-TRACK THOROUGBREDS • GALLOPING OUT • SPRING MEET LEADERS • CLOSING WEEK SPECIAL EVENTS TWELVE FILLIES AND MARES TO CONTEST 1½-MILE BEWITCH Gallagher's Stud's Inimitable Romanee is the 123-pound highweight for Thursday's $150,000 Bewitch... more »
  • Fayette Mall Announces Three Additional Retailers

    April 18, 2014 1:33 PM

    Fayette Mall announced Friday three new retailers coming to the facility as part of a major redevelopment project. Mall officials said L'Occitane, Oakley, and Swarovski will open in early November with the grand opening of the renovation. In March, Fayette Mall's parent company, CBL & Associates, announced the... more »
  • Two UK Students Charged With Trying To Torch Car Play Video

    April 18, 2014 5:42 AM

    University of Kentucky police arrested two students they say tried to set a car on fire Wednesday night. Firefighters responded to Commonwealth Stadium just before 9 p.m. and found a cardboard beer case burning underneath a car. Firefighters quickly put out the fire, and the vehicle only sustained some... more »
  • Dozens Of Shots Fired, Homes Hit In Lexington Neighborhood

    April 18, 2014 4:52 AM

    Lexington police say bullets hit at least two homes during a gun battle on the city's north side Thursday night. Neighbors in the area of Scottsdale Circle and St. Johns Court in the Hollow Creek area reported hearing gunfire at around 11 p.m. Responding officers say they also heard... more »
  • Police Searching For Missing Lexington Man Play Video

    April 17, 2014 4:27 PM

    Lexington Police are searching for a missing Alzheimer's patient. Officials say 72-year-old William Etherton was reported missing at 3:15 p.m. Thursday by family members. Etherton is believed to be driving a burgundy colored 2001 Dodge 2500 pickup truck with an extended cab, with Kentucky license plate 301-HLW. ... more »
  • Parole Denied For Babysitter Convicted In Toddler's Death Play Video

    April 16, 2014 11:42 AM

    A Lexington babysitter convicted in the death of a two-year-old will finish her sentence behind bars. It took the parole board less than five minutes to deliberate saying, based on Robin Waddy's history, she was to serve the remainder of her sentence in prison. Waddy pleaded guilty to... more »
  • Services Set For Man Shot In Lexington Park

    April 16, 2014 10:35 AM

    Services have been set for the man shot at a Lexington park last weekend. According to a family member, visitation for 21-year-old Antonio Franklin, Jr., will be held Saturday from 10 a.m.-1:00 p.m., with services following immediately after, at the Historical Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church in Lexington. Franklin... more »
  • Car Crashes Into Lexington Home

    April 15, 2014 5:23 PM

    A car crashed into the garage of a Lexington home Tuesday afternoon. The driver was taken to the University of Kentucky Hospital with what officials described as non-life-threatening injuries. Police say the woman was driving from Man'O'War down Easthills Drive when she crashed into the garage of the... more »
  • Rupp Arena Financing Plan Still In Limbo

    April 15, 2014 4:22 PM

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A last-minute proposal to insert state-backed bonding into the financing package to renovate Rupp Arena remained in limbo Tuesday as supporters tried to win over reluctant Republican senators on the final day of the Kentucky legislative session. Senate President Robert Stivers, R-Manchester, remained noncommittal as the... more »
  • LEX 18 Crime Stoppers: Bank Robber May Not Be Local Play Video

    April 15, 2014 12:13 PM

    Crime Stoppers is turning to the public for help solving a recent bank robbery. Police said they received few leads after a PNC Bank on West New Circle near Russell Cave was robbed on March 28 . It was around 3:00 p.m. at the branch when the man walked... more »
  • Woman Who Crashed Into Utility Pole Identified

    April 15, 2014 8:37 AM

    The woman arrested after crashing her car into a utility pole knocking out power to a Lexington neighborhood early Tuesday morning has been identified. Police say the woman was driving along Idlewild Court near East Loudon when she lost control, went onto the median, hit a tree and then... more »
  • Lexington Teen Shot In The Arm

    April 15, 2014 5:08 AM

    A teenager suffered a gunshot wound to the arm Monday afternoon. Police say a bullet hit a 16-year-old in the elbow along Ash Street around 4:45 p.m. Monday. Officers say the victim jumped into an SUV after the bullet hit him, and the driver dropped him off at Good... more »
  • Crash Knocks Out Power In Lexington Neighborhood; Driver Arrested Play Video

    April 15, 2014 4:49 AM

    Lexington police arrested a woman after she crashed her car into a utility pole, knocking out power to a neighborhood early Tuesday morning. Police say the woman was driving along Idlewild Court, near East Loudon, when she lost control, went onto the median, hit a tree and then crashed... more »
  • Man Shot In Head At Lexington Park Dies Play Video

    April 14, 2014 5:53 PM

    The man shot in the head at a Lexington park Sunday has died, the Fayette County Coroner said Monday afternoon. Antonio Franklin, Jr., 21, was found with gunshot wounds to the head Sunday around 6:30 p.m. at Duncan Park off 5th Street in downtown Lexington. He was taken to... more »
  • Lawmakers Reviewing Rupp Arena Financing Proposal

    April 14, 2014 3:58 PM

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Supporters of a plan to help finance Rupp Arena's renovation are mounting one last effort to persuade Kentucky lawmakers to include state-backed bonding for the project. It's the legislative equivalent of a last-second shot at the buzzer. Gov. Steve Beshear said Monday he's trying to... more »
  • Car Crashes Into Lexington Restaurant Play Video

    April 14, 2014 3:06 PM

    A car crashed into a Lexington restaurant Monday afternoon. Police say an elderly man was coming out of the Shell car wash when he either mistook the accelerator for the brake or the accelerator got stuck. The SUV went over the curb through some trees and into the front... more »
  • Park Shooting Raises Security Concerns For Neighboring Family Center Play Video

    April 14, 2014 12:42 PM

    A man who was shot at a Lexington park Sunday evening remains at the University of Kentucky Hospital in critical condition. Police say the 21-year-old man was shot in Duncan Park around 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Just steps away from the park, is family and community center The Nest.... more »
  • Police Search For Suspect In Lexington Business Robbery Play Video

    April 14, 2014 11:22 AM

    Police are investigating an armed robbery at a Lexington business Monday morning. Police are looking for the suspect who robbed the Cash Express on the 1900 block of Harrodsburg Road near Lane Allen around 10:30 a.m. Monday. Clerks told police the man walked in and pointed a gun... more »
  • Divine Oath Tunes Up For Lexington

    April 14, 2014 9:44 AM

    Let's Go Stable's Divine Oath, who did not draw in to Saturday's Grade 1 Blue Grass from the also-eligible list, worked a half-mile Sunday in :48 3/5 in preparation for next Saturday's Grade 3 Lexington. Working before 7 a.m. (EDT) on his own, the Todd Pletcher trainee posted fractions of... more »
  • Lexington Names Leader Of Homelessness Office

    April 14, 2014 5:35 AM

    (AP) - Lexington Mayor Jim Gray has named a director for the city's newly created Office of Homelessness Prevention and Intervention. Charlie Lanter, who works for the city's Community Action Council, will be the first director of the new office. A release from Gray's office says one of Lanter's top... more »
  • Firefighters Battle Muck Fire For Hours On Lexington Horse Farm Play Video

    April 14, 2014 5:21 AM

    A muck fire burned for hours at a horse farm in Lexington Sunday. Firefighters say the fire started in a large muck pile at the Hill 'N Dale Farm on N. Yarnallton Pike Sunday morning and spread to several other piles. At its peak, more than an acre was... more »
  • Man Says He Was Shot During Attempted Robbery Play Video

    April 14, 2014 4:38 AM

    A man says he suffered a gunshot wound to the foot during an attempted robbery in Lexington late Sunday night. Police say the victim told them he was standing on Smith Street, between Fourth Street and Fifth Street, around 11:30 p.m., when a man walked up, pulled a gun... more »
  • Man Found Guilty In Hit-And-Run Accident Involving Mounted Officer

    April 11, 2014 12:35 PM

    A man accused of a hit-and-run accident that injured a Lexington Police mounted officer and his horse last year was found guilty by a grand jury. William Grimes, 45, was found guilty to amended charges of fourth degree assault, leaving the scene of an accident and failing to render... more »
  • Grass Fire Torches 8 Acres In Fayette County

    April 11, 2014 5:35 AM

    A grass fire burned about eight acres in rural Fayette County Thursday night. Officials say they think the fire along Willia Lane, off Hailey Road near I-64, started as a controlled burn, but got out of control due to the stiff breeze. Firefighters put out the blaze within about... more »
  • Man Shot During Fight On Lexington Street Play Video

    April 11, 2014 5:16 AM

    Police say a gunshot wound victim walked away from paramedics trying to help him early Friday morning. Witnesses say they saw two men fighting along Fifth Street around 2 a.m. and then heard a gunshot. Police say officers responded to the area and located a man sitting on a... more »
  • Little League Practice Cancelled Due To Gun Related Incident Play Video

    April 10, 2014 4:56 PM

    A gun related incident has led to the cancellation of baseball practice for some little leaguers in Lexington. Until further notice, Western Little League is suspending all practices after a gun incident Wednesday night near Wolf Run Park, where practices take place, according to an email sent to parents from... more »
  • Lexington Catholic Names New Athletic Director

    April 10, 2014 3:33 PM

    Lexington Catholic announced Thursday that they have hired a new athletic director for the 2014-2015 school year. School officials say Brad Carter will join the staff next year as athletic director, replacing Kevin Bruggeman, who has been in the position for three years. Brad is an alumnus of... more »
  • Lexington Police Arrest Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing Child

    April 10, 2014 5:04 AM

    Lexington police have arrested a man whom they say was a Ft. Knox drill sergeant accused of sexually abusing a young relative. According to court documents, Aaron F. Walker, 40, admitted to another sergeant that he tried to carry out a sex act on a 4-year-old girl in the... more »
  • 31 Dogs Found Living In Deplorable Conditions At Lexington House Play Video

    April 9, 2014 5:36 PM

    Animal Control officers in Lexington say backyard breeding has led to one of the worst hoarding situations they've ever seen. Animal Control officers say 31 pomeranians were found living in deplorable conditions and covered in their own feces at a house on Alexandria Drive in Lexington. "This happened... more »
  • "Burning Kentucky" To Be Filmed in The Bluegrass Play Video

    April 9, 2014 5:20 PM

    A film that's being called the Appalachian Romeo and Juliet will be filmed right here in the Bluegrass. "Burning Kentucky" started as a Gothic love story and is now turning into a modern-day film of an Appalachian feud between two families. The director is a UK graduate and... more »
  • Lexington Catholic High School Breaks Guinness World Record

    April 9, 2014 2:47 PM

    An idea at Lexington Catholic to partner with local schools and come together for an event has now turned into an official Guinness World Record. On Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at 9:30am, Lexington Catholic students, faculty and staff, together with six area schools, gathered in the LCHS Bueter Gym... more »
  • Lane Closure Scheduled For I-75 In Fayette County

    April 9, 2014 12:31 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Department of Highways announced a temporary closure is scheduled for Interstate 75 in Lexington. The the southbound left lane of I-75 will be closed between mile markers 106 and 98 for two weeks starting Wednesday, April 9, at 8 p.m. Mile marker 98 is... more »
  • Lexington Woman Attended Pa. High School Where Multiple Injured Play Video

    April 9, 2014 11:52 AM

    For a graduate of the Pennsylvania high school where 20 people were injured in a stabbing incident Wednesday morning, the story unfolding in her old hometown seems like a bad dream. Erin Helbig graduated from Franklin Regional High School in Pennsylvania back in 2002, and now lives in Kentucky.... more »
  • Driver Tries To Ram Police Cruisers During Chase Play Video

    April 9, 2014 5:53 AM

    Lexington police continue to search for the driver of a car who tried to ram police cruisers during a chase Wednesday morning. Police say the pursuit started at Russell Cave Road and Hollow Creek Road when officers tried to pull the car over. Officers say the driver of the... more »
  • Police Arrest Driver After I-75 Crash

    April 9, 2014 5:24 AM

    Lexington police arrested the driver of a car after a single-vehicle crash along I-75 early Wednesday morning. Police say the vehicle apparently hit something in the road near the Man O' War exit and the driver lost control. The car went off the road and hit an embankment. The... more »
  • Mayor Gray Proposes $40 Million In City Dollars For Rupp

    April 9, 2014 5:11 AM

    Lexington Mayor Jim Gray wants to authorize $40 million in debt to help fund the proposed Rupp Arena renovation project. According to the Lexington Herald Leader, Gray made the proposal as part of his $313 million budget proposal. The paper quoted Gray as telling the council, "Yes, this... more »
  • Emergency Management Director Involved In Car Crash Play Video

    April 8, 2014 12:46 PM

    The director of Lexington's Emergency Management Division was involved in a car accident Tuesday morning. It happened around 8 a.m. at the intersection of North Upper and West Fourth streets. The mayor's office confirms Lexington's emergency management director Pat Dugger was the one driving a government vehicle that,... more »
  • 29 Arrests, 37 Fires Reported During Post-Game Celebrations Play Video

    April 8, 2014 12:24 PM

    State Street has become the hot spot for post-game mayhem over the past few weeks. And that is where the greatest number of arrests, fires and injuries were reported again Monday night. While the crowds on State Street were considerably smaller Monday night than after the Final Four game... more »
  • Officials Release Total Number Of Incidents In Lexington In Connection To Celebrations

    April 8, 2014 9:56 AM

    Lexington officials have released the total numbers of incidents reported Monday night as part of the national championship game celebrations. The Division of Police reports 29 arrests were made Monday night in connection to the celebrations. The Division of Fire and Emergency Services reports there were 19 couch fires... more »
  • Investigators Say State Street House Fire Intentionally Set

    April 8, 2014 9:26 AM

    Fire investigators say the fire that burned through a vacant house on State Street Tuesday morning was intentionally set. Two people driving along the street spotted the fire and called 911 just before 5 a.m. When firefighters arrived, the first floor was fully engulfed. Crews contained the blaze to... more »
  • SUV Flips In Two-Vehicle Injury Collision Downtown Lexington

    April 8, 2014 8:20 AM

    Police and firefighters are working an injury accident involving two SUVs at the intersection of N. Upper Street and Fourth Street. A Fayette County Emergency management SUV rolled over after crashing with another SUV around 8 a.m. Tuesday morning. Lexington Mayor Jim Gray confirms the person driving the county... more »
  • House Burns On State Street In Lexington

    April 8, 2014 5:39 AM

    Fire gutted a house on State Street in Lexington early Tuesday morning. Two people driving along the street spotted the fire and called 911 just before 5 a.m. When firefighters arrived, the first floor was fully engulfed. Crews contained the blaze to the first floor. There were no... more »
  • Investigators Looking Into Trailer Fire

    April 8, 2014 5:16 AM

    Lexington fire investigators are looking into a fire that destroyed a vacant mobile home Monday night. Flames engulfed the trailer along Whitmer Way around 10:30 p.m. Firefighters put out the blaze, and there were no reported injuries. Firefighters say the mobile home was boarded up and had no... more »
  • City To Give Away Free Mulch Next Two Saturdays

    April 7, 2014 3:22 PM

    Yard waste collected by the city's Division of Waste Management during the past several months is now mulch material and will be given away for free this Saturday, April 12 and the following Saturday, April 19. The mulch will be available for pick up from 8 a.m. to noon, or... more »
  • Shots Fired Into Lexington Office Building Over The Weekend Play Video

    April 7, 2014 12:13 PM

    Evidence of the rowdy and dangerous behavior from Kentucky Fans last weekend is being found all across Lexington, especially at one office building on Waller Avenue. Bullet holes and shattered glass were discovered by nurses who work on the third floor of the building when they arrived at work... more »
  • Lexington Police Search For Dollar General Robbery Suspect

    April 7, 2014 11:08 AM

    Lexington police are looking for a man who they say robbed a store in Lexington Monday morning. It happened at the Dollar General on Bryan Station Road around 10 a.m. Police say a man wearing a dark hoodie walked in and pulled out a note demanding cash. Police... more »
  • Woman Arrested In Road Rage Incident

    April 7, 2014 6:55 AM

    Lexington police arrested an Ohio woman after a road rage incident Saturday. According to a police citation, Mary E. Huelsman, of Bellbrook, Ohio, was driving along I-75 near the 118 mile marker around noon when she "became so angry she swerved her vehicle into the victim's car." Police say both... more »
  • City, University Place Safety Plan For Final Four Weekend Play Video

    April 4, 2014 5:27 PM

    As the Wildcats get ready to play Wisconsin in the Final Four on Saturday, fans continue to have a reason to celebrate. City and university police, and fire officials are preparing for what might happen following the game. City and university officials held a news conference Friday afternoon to... more »
  • Truck At Gas Pump Catches Fire In Lexington Play Video

    April 4, 2014 6:36 AM

    A truck fire created some nervous moments at a Lexington gas station Friday morning. Police say a box truck caught on fire at the Speedway on Athens-Boonesboro Road at I-75 around 5:30 a.m. The flames ignited a gas pump and the overhang. Firefighters put out the blaze, and nobody... more »
  • Man Takes A Wild Ride Around New Circle Road Play Video

    April 4, 2014 5:50 AM

    An apparent mechanical problem sent a driver on a wild ride around New Circle Road Thursday afternoon. Joey Herrera said after he got onto New Circle Road at the Tates Creek Road interchange, his car started uncontrollably accelerating. He said he tried mashing the brakes to no avail and... more »
  • Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Lexington

    April 4, 2014 5:30 AM

    A plane made an emergency landing at Blue Grass Airport Thursday night. Officials say ExpressJet flght 5924 was heading from Chicago to Knoxville when pilots noticed a mechanical issue. The plane with 52 people on board diverted to Lexington. The aircraft landed safely and nobody was injured. ExpressJet... more »
  • Police Say Man Has Robbed Same Gas Station Five Times Play Video

    April 3, 2014 4:51 AM

    Lexington police say they have arrested a suspect in three Shell gas station robberies over the past two weeks, and that he also robbed that same station twice in 2013. Officers arrested Eric Whitfield, 24, on Wednesday. Police say he admitted he is the man seen on camera robbing... more »
  • Keeneland Announces Keeneland Event Center

    April 2, 2014 3:08 PM

    LEXINGTON, Ky. - Keeneland announced Wednesday that it will build a multipurpose facility - the Keeneland Event Center - on its campus to house state-of-the-art simulcast wagering, Instant Racing and dining. The facility is scheduled to open in July 2015. Located near the Keene Barn & Entertainment Center (which... more »
  • Truck Crashes Into Lexington Business Play Video

    April 2, 2014 11:45 AM

    A truck drove into a building Wednesday morning in Lexington. The truck crashed into Miracle-Ear Hearing Aid Center on Nicholasville Road around 11 a.m. Wednesday, breaking the glass and bending the frame of the front of the building. No one was hurt. The driver of the truck... more »
  • Road Closures In Lexington Wednesday

    April 2, 2014 9:10 AM

    Commuters in Lexington could run into a couple of problem spots Wednesday. Walton Avenue will be shut down between Sayre Avenue and Bullock Place for gas line repairs. Traffic from Main Street will be diverted to Midland Avenue. Traffic from Walton Avenue coming from Winchester Road will be... more »
  • Three Escape Lexington House Fire Play Video

    April 2, 2014 6:11 AM

    Three people escaped a burning house in Lexington Wednesday morning. A woman who lives in the home along Addie Alley says her roommate woke her up as smoke filled the house around 5 a.m. All three people inside got out safely. Firefighters responded quickly and knocked down the... more »
  • Firefighters Working House Fire In Lexington

    April 2, 2014 5:29 AM

    Lexington firefighters are on the scene of a house fire along Addie Alley, off Fifth Street. The alarm went out just after 5 a.m. Wednesday. We have a crew at the scene and will have more information as it becomes available.
  • Lexington Police Search For Gas Station Robbery Suspect Play Video

    April 1, 2014 4:33 PM

    Lexington Police are searching for a man they say robbed a gas station in Lexington Tuesday afternoon. Police say the suspect entered the Shell station on Versailles Road armed with a handgun and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect fled the store on foot in an unknown... more »
  • Teen Struck By Van While Riding Bike On Street Play Video

    April 1, 2014 3:23 PM

    A 13-year-old boy was sent to the hospital after being hit by a vehicle while riding his bike on the street of his neighborhood Tuesday afternoon. The family says the boy has a broken leg, a broken arm and bumps on his head, but will be OK. He was... more »
  • Lexington Man Charged With Impersonating Officer On Social Media Site Play Video

    April 1, 2014 1:35 PM

    A Lexington man has been arrested, accused of impersonating an officer online. Police arrested 28-year-old Raynel Lamar White after discovering he used a police officer and a sheriff's officer's pictures and information on a social media site and asked for sexual favors under the fake accounts. Police say... more »
  • Police Release More Surveillance Photos From Bank Robbery Play Video

    April 1, 2014 5:08 AM

    Lexington police have released more surveillance photos from a bank robbery. Police say a man walked into the PNC Bank on West New Circle Road Friday afternoon and handed the teller a note. The suspect implied he had a gun, and got away with an undisclosed amount of money.... more »
  • Lexington Police Investigating Speedway Robbery Play Video

    April 1, 2014 4:45 AM

    Lexington police are investigating an early morning robbery. Police say a man armed with a revolver walked into the Speedway station on Winchester Road around 4 a.m. Tuesday and demanded cash. The clerk handed over an undisclosed amount of money and the robber ran off down Winchester Road toward... more »
  • Keeneland Barn Notes March 31

    March 31, 2014 12:27 PM

    FULL GATE OF 14 LOOKING POSSIBLE FOR TOYOTA BLUE GRASS A full gate of 14 runners is looking like a strong possibility for the 90th running of the $750,000 Toyota Blue Grass (G1) on April 12, the centerpiece of the 15-day Keeneland Spring Meet that opens Friday. According to Racing... more »
  • Three Arrested, Small Fires Reported During Elite 8 Win Celebrations Play Video

    March 31, 2014 9:30 AM

    Once the game against Michigan was over Sunday night, the streets near the UK campus were flooded with fans. A total of three people were arrested during post-game celebrations for being disorderly or overly drunk in public, and at least eight small fires were put out. State Street... more »