Nicole Erwin, WKMS

In the wake of the January shooting at Marshall County High School, Kentucky lawmakers have advanced a bill that would require schools to employ mental health professionals to recognize symptoms of trauma in students.


Nashville Mayor David Briley says his city can begin to acknowledge, atone and seek reconciliation for slavery by replacing an unused minor league baseball stadium with a park commemorating a Civil War fort built by slaves.


The Mayfield City Council unanimously passed an ordinance expanding food truck operations on Monday.


  A charter bus full of Marshall County High School students will head to Frankfort Wednesday to participate in a school safety rally.

Nicole Erwin, WKMS

Marshall County High School is preparing for students to walk out of class on Wednesday.

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Officials say a crash involving a Kentucky school bus sent 18 students to a hospital to get evaluated.

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

Preparations begin on Monday for a concrete rehabilitation project on the Breathitt-Pennyrile Parkway in Christian and Hopkins County. 

Ryland Barton

Teacher Jessica Page was showing her central Kentucky elementary school students how to play the recorder last Friday while fearing the worst from state Senate deliberations in the capital city: lawmakers have begun considering potential reforms to the state's woefully underfunded public pension system, and cutting some benefits for retired teachers was among leading possibilities.

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The Kentucky House has passed a bill to ban a common abortion procedure when women are at least 11 weeks into their pregnancies.

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The attorney representing the Marshall County High School shooting suspect has filed motions challenging the Marshall County Circuit Court’s jurisdiction and to give the Attorney General time to weigh in.