Daily Archive: May 3, 2016

May 03

Bernie Sanders draws big crowd in Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ)  – Thousands of people packed the Waterfront Park in Louisville Tuesday night to see Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. Sanders kicked off a two-day swing through Kentucky. Around 7,000 Bernie supporters showed up Tuesday night. Sanders talked about a wide range of issues, including getting money out of politics, his plan to …

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May 03

Man sentenced to 40-years in double murder case

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man was sentenced to 40-years in prison on Tuesday for his role in a gruesome double murder in Madison County, according to the Richmond Register. Daniel Keene admitted he was hired, along with Matthew Denholm, to murder Charles Walker and Sonsaray Warford. The couple disappeared in 2010. Their bodies were …

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May 03

Alert issued on UK campus after reported armed robbery

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – An alert was issued Tuesday night on the University of Kentucky campus after a reported armed robbery. Campus police say it reportedly happened between the Gatton building and Memorial Hall on South Limestone Street. During the alert, which lasted less than 30-minutes, people were asked to avoid the area. The post …

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May 03

Widespread rain chances return Wednesday

Overview: Cool temperatures and more rain chances return Wednesday through Thursday. Warmer temperatures and more sunshine returns Friday through the Kentucky Derby and Mother’s Day Weekend! TONIGHT: A few sprinkles will be possible early tonight, with cloudy skies and chilly temperatures overnight, with a low temperature of 49 degrees. WEDNESDAY: Increasing clouds will develop through …

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May 03

MSU Athletics restructuring department / programs

(From MSU Athletics) MOREHEAD, Ky. – In response to the current economic environment, and more specifically the higher education budget cuts in the state of Kentucky, the Morehead State Office of Intercollegiate Athletics announced today that it would restructure its 16 intercollegiate athletic programs. Effective immediately, the athletic department will suspend the men’s and women’s …

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May 03

ABC 36 Sports @ 6 (5-3-16)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Alex Risen has the latest Derby prep coverage. Check out the video to hear from Whitmore trainer, Ron Moquett, on the good fortune of landing jockey Victor Espinoza; Dallas Stewart talks about Tom’s Ready plus Bob Baffert weighs in on the unknown upcoming in Wednesday’s pill pull draw and the impact …

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May 03

Dentist, former Barren County magistrate pleads guilty

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) – Dentist and former Barren County magistrate Christopher Steward has pleaded guilty to distributing controlled substances outside the course of his medical practice. The U.S. attorney’s office said Dr. Christopher Steward of Cave City conspired with patients to acquire controlled substances. The prosecutor’s office said Steward also admitted that he defrauded …

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May 03

Rain showers return with cool temperatures Wednesday

Overview: Cool temperatures and more rain chances return Wednesday through Thursday. Warmer temperatures and more sunshine returns Friday through the Kentucky Derby and Mother’s Day Weekend! TONIGHT: A few sprinkles will be possible early tonight, with cloudy skies and chilly temperatures overnight, with a low temperature of 49 degrees. WEDNESDAY: Increasing clouds will develop through …

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May 03

President Clinton calls out Bevin on budget cuts to education

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- In a five day span that’s seen a former first daughter and likely Democratic candidate visit the Bluegrass State, a former president joins the ranks to complete a Clinton trifecta. President Bill Clinton spent time in Morehead, Tuesday morning before arriving a few moments late to his scheduled appearance at UK. The …

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May 03

Remembering Cody Emery

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – The question so many people are asking: What caused a young man to lose control of his car during rush hour Monday afternoon on Man O’ War Boulevard and collide with a fire truck on its way to a call? Investigators still don’t have an answer but we do know much …

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