Man drowns in Douglas County
The Douglas County Sheriff tells KY3 news that a man drowned Wednesday afternoon while wading in Bryant Creek.
According to Sheriff Chris Degas, Steven Gear, 55, was wading with his wife in Bryant Creek near Assumption Abbey, which is southeast of Ava. The sheriff says it's unclear if Gear suffered a medical condition or waded into water that was too deep, but Gear began to struggle while ...
Much nicer weather heading into the weekend
Cooler and drier air is moving into the Ozarks. Find out if the nice weather will last through the weekend by watching the forecast. ...
Protecting kids from blistering sun after Oklahoma boys hospitalized with severe burns at daycare
Two Oklahoma boys remain hospitalized tonight, with second and third degree burns because of prolonged exposure to the sun. The 7-and 5-year old brothers were at a waterpark, but in the care of a daycare when it happened, according to the boys mother.
Contact KY3: Latest hospital rankings and infection counts
Patients trust medical facilities to heal, but how often do patient develop infections?
Consumer Reports released its Annual Hospital Ratings Report.
Mercy and CoxHealth scored above the national average in most categories.
With similar bed counts the reports shows:176 infections at Cox Medical Centers
238 infections at Mercy
Most patients developed the bacterial infection, called C. diff.Mercy reported 9 surgical-site infections
CoxHealth reported 14 surgical-site infections
"Each of those cases are drilled ...
Seymour school district proposes tax levy increase
Leaders in the Seymour School District are hoping voters will be willing to support the district with a 50 cent tax levy increase next week.
The schools are empty right now, but in just a couple weeks, Seymour Elementary students will be having P.E. in their gym with no air conditioning. One of the two heating units has given out too, and the gym needs a ...
Deputies investigating shooting in western Greene County
Late Wednesday morning, Greene County Sheriff's Office Deputies were called to a home located in the Alpine Village Mobile Home Park at 7534 West US Highway 60 in southwest Greene County.
Family members called 911 after a disturbance had occurred in the home and as they were leaving, they heard a gunshot. Deputies arrived at the located and attempted to make contact with anyone inside the ...