Author: WNKY Staff

Clothing giveaways, Christmas dinner to be held for those less fortunate

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A Christmas dinner for the homeless and those less fortunate will be held on Saturday. The meal is the second annual and will be held at The Foundry Christian Center. Monetary donations are still being accepted to purchase food for the event. Donations such as clothes and shoes are also being accepted up until the day of…

Deadly crash numbers down in Kentucky for 2018

Numbers suggest that in 2018, Kentucky is on track to see the lowest number of fatal crashes in recent years. According to statistics by the Kentucky State Police, the state has seen 691 deadly crashes to date this year. With only five days left in the year, that number is projected to be lower than those death counts from 2015,…

Man charged with murder in officer’s death pleads not guilty

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – The man charged with murder following a crash that killed a Louisville Metro Police Department detective pleaded not guilty in court on Wednesday. Roger Burdette’s lawyer, David Lambertus, entered the not guilty plea on his behalf on charges of murder and operating under the influence. The crash happened on Interstate 64 east between Ninth and Third…

Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes, husband announce birth of son

LEXINGTON, Ky.- Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes announced the birth of her son Wednesday. Grimes, along with her husband Andrew, announced Crawford “Ford” Case Grimes was delivered safely Wednesday at 8:17 a.m. ET and weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces. Present for the birth, Andrew said, “Both my wife and our baby are doing well.” “Andrew and I have…