Dakota Meyer http://wkyufm.org en Arrest Made in Assault on Kentucky Medal of Honor Winner http://wkyufm.org/post/arrest-made-assault-kentucky-medal-honor-winner <p>Kentucky State Police have arrested a Columbia, Ky., teenager in an alleged assault on Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer.</p><p>The Lexington Herald-Leader reported Meyer was involved in the altercation over the weekend at a venue near Columbia.</p><p>WYMT-TV reported Meyer was injured badly enough that he was treated at a local hospital and released.</p><p>Police said Thursday they arrested 18-year-old Kanissa’a Thompson and charged him with second-degree assault. Fri, 14 Dec 2012 14:32:40 +0000 Associated Press 23516 at http://wkyufm.org Arrest Made in Assault on Kentucky Medal of Honor Winner Kentucky Medal of Honor Recipient Recovering After Fight http://wkyufm.org/post/kentucky-medal-honor-recipient-recovering-after-fight <p></p><p>Kentucky State Police are investigating an alleged assault on Medal of Honor winner Dakota Meyer.</p><p>The Lexington Herald-Leader reported Meyer was involved in the altercation over the weekend at a venue near Columbia.</p><p>WYMT-TV reports Meyer was injured badly enough that he was treated at a local hospital and released.</p><p>Police have released little information in the case. They say they are investigating the alleged assault to see whether charges will be filed.</p> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 15:07:41 +0000 Associated Press 23452 at http://wkyufm.org Kentucky Medal of Honor Recipient Recovering After Fight Kentucky Medal of Honor Recipient to Attend Job Fair http://wkyufm.org/post/kentucky-medal-honor-recipient-attend-job-fair <p>Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer of Kentucky is appearing at a job fair for veterans in Louisville this week. WAVE-TV reports the event will be from 9 a.m. to noon EDT Tuesday at the West Hall of the Kentucky Exposition Center. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Hiring Our Heroes event is for veterans and military spouses. Mon, 22 Oct 2012 13:40:31 +0000 Associated Press 21066 at http://wkyufm.org Kentucky Medal of Honor Recipient to Attend Job Fair