Hearse carries 4-year-old Marco Shemwell to cemetery after funeral
The casket of Marco Shemwell, the boy struck by a car Sept. 15 outside near Kroger Field stadium, was carried out of Calvary Christian Church in Winchester Monday and placed in a hearse for travel to a cemetery.
Waterways in Georgetown, Ky. and across Scott County overflowed as flash flooding was alerted for the area on Sept. 23. Videos show flooding in East Fork McConnell Run in the area of Stamping Ground and North Elkhorn Creek at Great Crossing Park.
Christopher Spedding, attorney for UK student Jacob Heil, who hit a and killed a four-year-old with his car Saturday while allegedly under the influence of alcohol, asks the public to reserve judgement about Heil until more facts are known.
A pair of deer in Shepherdsville, Kentucky, took shelter from bad weather in a building site, before becoming trapped in floodwater with no way to get out. Zoneton Fire Protection District members were able to help as seen in video on September 23.
University of Kentucky officials celebrated the opening of a new, $265 million research building aimed at solving health disparities that plague Kentucky, such as cancer, diabetes, obesity and substance abuse.
Two horses at risk of drowning were rescued from flood waters caused by Hurricane Florence, according to animal charity Guardians of Rescue.Footage shared on September 19 shows the animals neck deep in what the charity said was eight feet of water.