Johnson County man who died trying to save grandmother from flood is honored

A Johnson County man who died trying to save his grandmother from a flood has received an award for heroism. Kevin Scott Johnson was awarded a Carnegie Medal. The award recognizes civilians in the U.S. and Canada who risk their lives to an extraordinary degree while saving or attempting to save the lives of others.

National Provisions owner: ‘We’ll pay staff when I sell the restaurant’

The Kentucky Labor Cabinet confirms it is investigating multiple complaints from National Provisions employees who were not paid for their last two weeks of work. The cabinet opened the investigation Tuesday, the same day owners Krim Boughalem and Andrea Sims announced the once-trendy restaurant had closed. Boughalem said he will pay the employees once he sells the business, which should happen in the next few weeks.

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Kash Daniel: Playing No. 1 team is special

Kentucky freshman linebacker Kash Daniel talks about the challenge of playing No. 1-ranked Alabama on Saturday.
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Kash Daniel: Playing No. 1 team is special

Wesley Woodyard inspired Denzil Ware 1:01

Wesley Woodyard inspired Denzil Ware

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Democrats call on Bevin to release K-12 funds

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Beshear: Bevin's 'attacking' behavior not needed