Frankfort, KY – Kentucky's plan to create a General Education Development Program for potential high school dropouts has prompted questions from some members of the General Assembly. The idea is considered a departure from the traditional G-E-D for those who already have dropped out of school.
Mount Vernon, KY – The School Superintendent in Rockcastle County says a seven year old girl will be able to bring a service dog to class-----once he gets a letter of medical necessity from a doctor who has treated Cheyenne Gilliam.
Cheyenne suffers from frequent epileptic seizures. She and her dog, Mikki, have spent two days out of Mount Vernon Elementary, because officials say they weren't authorized to let the 55 pound dog into the school.
Jackson, TN – Authorities say a Greyhound bus ran into the back of a tractor-trailer rig on Interstate 40 this morning, killing the bus driver and two passengers. The wreck sent 17 other passengers to hospitals. At least fourteen passengers were treated and released.
Authorities say the tractor-trailer was pulling back onto the highway from the emergency lane when the bus struck it from behind. A Greyhound spokesperson says the bus was en route to Memphis from Louisville when the accident occurred.