Nashville, TN – Tennessee is getting a new lottery game August 29th. "Lotto 5" will offer a top prize expected to range from the tens of thousands of dollars to more than one-hundred thousand. For a one dollar play, players select five numbers from one to 39. If three, four or five of those numbers are drawn, the player wins. Overall odds of winning are one in 100. Drawings will be Monday, Wednesday and Friday nights
Bulan, KY. – The Kentucky State Police say an oil well explosion in Perry County has killed two workers and has seriously injured another. Initially, one worker was listed as missing, but authorities have now identified 36 year old Bill Chandler of Lost Creek as one of the two workers killed.
Munfordville, KY – Wine could be sold in the Pikeview precinct of Hart County if voters give their approval in a special vote September 14th. A petition containing the names of 131 registered voters from the precinct has been presented to the county clerk requesting the vote on limited alcohol sales. An absentee voting machine is to be operational at the Hart County courthouse August 27th to record the vote.