- Just last year over one million Americans were diagnosed with some type of cancer and over 500,000 people died from the disease. It's a scary statistic that seems to be getting better.
- Part-time Western Kentucky University Professor, Ann Barry, had just finished grading papers on a Monday night in 1997, when she went to bed not knowing that before morning would come, two men would try to rob her.
- The Kentucky General Assembly passed a concealed carry law in 1996. It allowed any Kentuckian who passed a state-run class, the right to carry a handgun or any other deadly weapon on the body, as long as it was hidden from plain view.