Daily Archive: May 10, 2016

May 10

Rain and thunderstorms stay in the forecast

Overview: Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible through early tonight, with storms diminishing to rain showers overnight into early Wednesday morning. Rain and thunderstorm chances will continue for Wednesday, yet the coverage will be more scattered. Warm and muggy conditions will be around for Wednesday, with a high temperature of 81 degrees. Another round …

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May 10

KSP: 10 injured as tornado rips through Western Kentucky

GRAVES COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – State police say a tornado caused damage and injuries in Western Kentucky Tuesday afternoon. According to State police, the tornado developed in the western part of the county around 2:45 p.m. It traveled east, narrowly missed three schools and the board of education building, but destroyed some buildings in Mayfield. …

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May 10

KY police to honor fallen officers

CENTRAL KENTUCKY, (WTVQ) –   It’s National Police Week. And, the week has special meaning for law enforcement in Kentucky as five fallen officers will be honored in Washington, D.C. ABC 36 spoke to police about what it means to see their brothers in uniform, honored. “Officer Burke Rhoads was involved in a fatal car …

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May 10

KSP: Two arrested in burglary-arson

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Nicholasville man and a 17-year old have been arrested and charged in connection to a burglary-arson in Madison County on Monday, according to State Police. Investigators say they’re trying to determine if the two are responsible for a string of burglary-arson’s in central Kentucky since the end of April. State …

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May 10

One dead, one injured after being hit by train in Somerset

SOMERSET, Ky. (WTVQ) – Somerset Police say a woman was killed and a man suffered life-threatening injuries after the couple was hit by a train near West Columbia Street. Police say it happened around 7:00 p.m. Tuesday. Investigators say the couple was crossing Norfolk Southern tracks when they were hit. The woman was pronounced dead …

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May 10

Strong to severe thunderstorms possible early tonight

Overview: Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible through early tonight, with storms diminishing to rain showers overnight into early Wednesday morning. Rain and thunderstorm chances will continue for Wednesday, yet the coverage will be more scattered. Warm and muggy conditions will be around for Wednesday, with a high temperature of 81 degrees. Another round …

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May 10

Kentucky campaign stops set for former President Bill Clinton

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – The schedule has been released for former President Bill Clinton’s campaign stops in Kentucky on Thursday as he continues to stump for his wife, Hillary Clinton. The Democratic Primary in Kentucky is Tuesday, May 17. President Clinton will urge Kentuckians to get out and vote in the Primary and he’ll discuss …

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May 10

Supermarket operator Kroger to hire 14,000 employees

NEW YORK (AP) – Kroger is holding a nationwide hiring event to fill 14,000 open jobs across all its supermarket chains, including Ralphs, Fred Meyer and Food 4 Less. Candidates can apply online at jobs.kroger.com and show up to a store Saturday between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. for an interview. Many of the openings …

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May 10

Clinton speaks with working parents in Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Hillary Clinton, the hopeful Democratic presidential nominee, stopped in Lexington on Tuesday to hold a discussion with working parents. Clinton spoke with families at around 12:30 a.m. at the Family Care Center. In her remarks, Clinton said that families should pay no more than 10 percent of income on childcare, and …

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May 10

Baptist Health Lexington named in top 100 American hospitals review

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) –  Becker’s Hospital Review has named Baptist Health Lexington to the 2016 edition of its list of 100 Great Hospitals in America. The hospital is the only medical facility from Kentucky to make the list. The Becker’s Hospital Review editorial team selected hospitals for the list based on rankings and awards from …

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