Most Kentucky voters and gun owners support a state law requiring a permit and safety training to carry a concealed handgun in public and do not want to see it changed, a poll released Wednesday shows.
Heavy rains have pushed Lake Cumberland to a level not seen in more than 20 years. The elevation of the lake surface was 741.62 feet above sea level at noon Wednesday, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Attorneys for the Covington Catholic High School student who became the center of a national news story have filed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against The Washington Post. President Trump praised the suit.
A Lexington councilman urged his colleagues Tuesday to reverse an earlier decision to exempt properties along Nicholasville Road from a six-month moratorium on demolitions and zone changes as the neighborhood seeks an historic designation.
Stormwater runoff is a major cause of water pollution in urban areas. When rain falls on our roofs, streets, and parking lots in cities and their suburbs, the water cannot soak into the ground as it should.
Lexington’s Most Wanted is a service of the Office of the Fayette County Sheriff and the Lexington Herald-Leader. (Like the sheriff’s office on Facebook.) Each week, a new photo lineup features mug shots of fugitives and information about them and warrants issued for their arrests.
Police departments are warning of the “48-hour challenge” that urges teens to disappear for two days. Based on media outlets across the U.S., there are no actual examples of kids running away for the challenge.