Bowling Green, Ky – WKU President Dr. Gary Ransdell told faculty and staff that the school is striving to become "a leading American institution with international reach." Dan Modlin has more on the President's address.
Russellville, Ky – The Indiana woman accused in the deaths of two prominent Bowling Green businessmen was back in a Logan County courtroom today. Prosecutors brought with them important evidence in the case against Mickey Mosher. She's accused of causing a traffic accident that killed WKU Regents chairman Cornelius Martin and Warren County banker Brooks Mitchell. Lisa Autry reports.
Bowling Green, Ky – Kentucky's Director of Energy Policy says former governor Paul Patton's administration failed to launch a recruitment effort quickly enough in 2003 to land the one-billion dollar "Futuregen" plant. The report comes from the Henderson Gleaner newspaper.
Frankfort, Ky – Former appellate court Judge William McAnulty of Louisville has been sworn-in as the first African-American to serve on the Supreme Court of Kentucky. Here's an in-depth report from Tony McVeigh of Kentucky Public Radio.
Bowling Green, Ky – State Budget Director Brad Cowgill is praising the Kentucky economy. He credits renewed interest in coal and continuing education efforts for contributing to higher employment and economic activity in the Commonwealth. Mr. Cowgill sat down with Dan Modlin to talk about the overall state of Kentucky's economy.
Frankfort, Ky – A Frankfort judge is granting another 90-day extension to the grand jury investigating the hiring practices of Governor Fletcher's administration. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports from Frankfort.
Bowling Green, KY – As next year's gubernatorial campaign draws closer, the Kentucky Republican party is in a very difficult position. That's the opinion of Joe Gershtenson, director of the Center for Kentucky History and Politics at EKU. He recently spoke to Kevin Willis about the current political landscape in the Commonwealth.