Glasgow, KY – Glasgow mayor Darrell Pickett has been indicted on a felony charge of complicity to theft by deception. The acts allegedly took place while Pickett was Glasgow's police chief. Lisa Autry has this story.
Bowling Green, KY – A host of Bowling Green area law enforcement agencies announced Friday morning that five people are under arrest for a series of arsons in Bowling Green, including one that damaged Cherry Hall on the campus of WKU. Lisa Autry attended the news conference where the arrests were announced.
Bowling Green, KY – WKU Political Science Professor Ed Yager has recently completed a book on the political life of Ronald Reagan. In it, he discusses the importance of Reagan switching political parties in the 1960s. Dan Modlin has this interview with Professor Yager.
Frankfort, KY – The viewing of political web logs--or blogs--by state employees on state time is being blocked by Governor Fletcher's administration. As Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports, one blogger in particular is extremely upset with the move.
Bowling Green, KY – A good-bye ceremony is planned for next Thursday, as nearly 500 Kentucky Army National Guard soldiers prepare to head to Iraq. Many of the soldiers come from Pulaski, Laurel, Whitley, and Knox counties. Kevin Willis has this report on the deployment of the "Mountain Warriors."
Frankfort, KY – It's being called the largest deployment of Kentucky Army National Guard troops in response to Operation: Iraqi Freedom. It affects many Guardsmen in Pulaski, Laurel, Whitley, and Knox counties. Kevin Willis has this report.
Bowling Green – Kentucky lawmakers are going into special session Thursday to deal with tax relief for small businesses. In this report, Lisa Autry reports on how the alternative minimum calculation (AMC) tax is affecting businesses in the Commonwealth.