Wolf Run Wildlife Refuge in Jessamine County is a sanctuary for animals ranging from wolves and bobcats to deer and raccoons. Many of the animals were neglected or abused before being brought to Wolf Run.
A fatal school shooting occurred at Marshall County High School on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, in Benton, Ky. Two students were killed and 17 others were injured. Police said a suspect was apprehended and the school was locked down.
Gov. Matt Bevin and Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rick Sanders described how the shooting at Marshall County High School unfolded Tuesday. Two young teens died and 17 more people were injured in Tuesday's shooting. The injured were believed to be students.
Sen. Mitch McConnell while speaking on the floor of the U.S. Senate reflected on the fatal shooting at Marshall County High School in Benton, Kentucky. McConnell said his staff in western Kentucky was at the school and in close contact with local officials.