| Dec 6, 2012
| 1:01 PM
GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Software guru John McAfee, who is fighting deportation to Belize, was rushed to the hospital in Guatemala on Thursday after his lawyer said he suffered two mild heart attacks earlier in the day.
Reporters saw McAfee carried out...
| Jul 25, 2012
This afternoon, WDBJ7 will do something that has never been done before. Using the latest in broadcast technology, Meteorologist Brent Watts will broadcast Live from McAfee Knob along the Appalachian Trail.
Look for stories from the trail and live...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 2:02 PM
One quarter of its 2,000-plus miles winds through Virginia.
The Appalachian Trail, or AT, is the longest, hiking-only footpath in the world, and this year it's 75 years old.
WDBJ7 did the first broadcast live from McAfee Knob on Wednesday evening during...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 2:37 PM
It's McAfee Knob to the Park Service, McAfee's Knob to lots of people who hike there.
No matter what you call it, the spectacular view has made it a special place for many.
That's certainly the case for Erica Frith and Matt Hubbard.
Erica and Matt love...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Our special live coverage from McAfee Knob Wednesday night got the attention of rescue crews.
They want hikers to know while the scenery is beautiful, things can quickly turn scary.
As you all know, it was really hot Thursday. So we saw lots of hiker...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 8:16 AM
HARRODSBURG — Mercer County Sheriff Ernie Kelty hopes to renew interest in the community’s neighborhood watch program by offering complimentary seminars throughout the area in August.
While Kelty does not want any citizen to try to take the...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 8:32 AM
Flowers and flowerpots throughout Danville have been a recent target for vandals.
About 15 to 20 percent of the city’s flowers, flowerpots and shrubbery deliberately have been damaged in the last two weeks, said Michael McAfee, a Danville...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Cigarette consumption has gone down since 2008, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But other tobacco use has gone up.
That includes use of pipe tobacco for roll-you-own cigarettes and cigarette-like cigars, the agency...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 7:32 AM
HARRODSBURG — A retired Mercer County hospital administrator, the sheriff’s department, and Mercer Central Fire Station joined forces Tuesday to share emergency preparedness information and the potential benefits of neighborhood watch programs...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 9:56 AM
It took a 38-yard field goal from Colts punter Pat McAfee to end practice early on the final day of training camp. With the entire team cheering him on McAfee missed his first attempt from 59-yards out. They moved the ball up and he nailed his second...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 5:42 AM
Two men from the Chicago area died in a tubing accident on a Tennessee lake, officials say.
James Brannan, 53, of Berwyn and John Perez, 39, of Hammond, Ind., were on a single inner tube being pulled by a pontoon boat about 6 p.m. last Thursday on...