Union Pointe Academy, in Florence, Ky., announced that school would be closed Monday with a video of Principal Chad Caddell serenading the students with a message about the inclement weather and road conditions.
Eula Hall transformed health care in rural Kentucky by building the first -- and only -- medical clinic for low-income families. More than 40 years later, Hall, now 90, says the fight for community-based health care is as important as ever.
The 2018 General Assembly opened with House Speaker Pro Tempore David Osborne, R-Prospect, presiding over the House instead of Speaker Jeff Hoover. Also, Majority Floor Leader Jonathan Shell leads a moment of silence for Dan Johnson, a Republican lawmaker who committed suicide in December.
See the moments in 2015 when David Ermold and David Moore, partners for nearly two decades, were denied a marriage license by Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis. Ermold hopes to unseat Davis in next year's election. Davis refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, and spent some time in jail before one of her deputies agreed to issue licenses. The General Assembly established an alternate license in 2016.
David Ermold and David Moore married in October 2015 in Morehead after roughly two decades together. Ermold is running against Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis who denied the couple a marriage license despite a U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding the right for same-sex couples to marry. “My commitment to Rowan County is to restore professional leadership, fairness, and responsibility to the clerk’s office," Ermold said in announcing his candidacy.
Private detective Keith Justice can be seen in this surveillance video questioning poll workers inside the Phelps voting precinct during the May 2016 Democratic primary in Pike County. Justice was hired by State Senate Democratic Leader Ray Jones of Pikeville. Justice also took each of the women to a nearby bathroom to question them individually.