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Man Shot in Lex

(LEX 18)– One person is injured after an argument lead to an early morning shooting in Lexington. It happened around 4:00 a.m. Thursday near the Walgreen’s on Richmond Road. Police say the victim drove himself to the hospital with a non life-threatening gunshot wound. No suspects are in custody at this time and the incident…

Contract Employee at Madison County Jail Charged

(LEX 18)– A contract employee for the Madison County Detention Center has found herself on the other side of the bars. Ericka Jackson, an employee of Kellwell Food Management, has been arrested on rape and sodomy charges. In a statement, the Madison County jailer said he was notified of an incident between Jackson and an…

Fire in Nicholasville

(LEX 18)– Investigators say discarded ashes that were still hot, are to blame for an early morning fire. It happened around 3 a.m. Thursday on Birch Drive in Nicholasville. Officials say it originally started as a trash can fire, but spread into a nearby duplex and up into the attic. We’re told one unit has…

Hotel Fire Under Investigation

 (LEX 18)– A fire at a Lexington hotel is under investigation. It happened just before 11 p.m. Wednesday at the Days Inn off North Broadway. Crews were able to quickly put out the fire, which was on the outside of one unit at the hotel. Few other details are known at this time.

Bengals Schedule Announced

The Bengals’ 2019 regular-season schedule was releasedWednesday by the National Football League. The team’s preseason schedule also has been finalized. Single-game tickets for all home games are on sale now (see information below).             Led by new Bengals Head Coach Zac Taylor, the Bengals kick off the regular season in Seattle against the Seahawks on…

Zumurudee Wins Fawn Leap Purse at Keeneland

DARRS Inc.’s Zumurudee surged to the front at midstretch and then held off a late bid from favored Krewe Chief by 2½ lengths to win the $83,000 featured Fawn Leap Purse for 4-year-olds and up before a Wednesday afternoon crowd of 11,827. Trained by Mike Stidham and ridden by Tyler Gaffalione, Zumurudee covered the 1½…

Chips Ahoy Recall

  Mondelēz Global LLC announced today a limited voluntary recall in the United States of certain Chewy Chips Ahoy 13oz cookies. This voluntary recall is being conducted because of the potential for certain product to contain an unexpected solidified ingredient. Some reports of potential adverse health effects have been received. This recall is limited exclusively to the…

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