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14 hrs ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

Stolen badge prompts warning to the public

A badge belonging to a Franklin County deputy jailer has been stolen, prompting authorities to issue a warning to the public.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

State Journal

Around Frankfort

Bondurant Middle School will host a Back to School Bash for incoming students July 31 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the school.

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Related Topix: Frankfort, KY

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WBKO-TV Bowling Green

Police: Mom Left Child at Pool, Smoked Crack

A Kentucky sheriff says a woman left her 9-year-old daughter alone at a hotel pool while she smoked crack cocaine in a hotel room.

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Related Topix: Frankfort, KY

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WKYT

Franklin Co. Court cleaning man arrested on drug charges

The Franklin County Sheriff says Larry "Webo" Jones now faces drug charges. This stems from a list of police officers and cruiser numbers investigators say another drug suspect had earlier this year.

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Related Topix: Drugs

State Journal

Man dies in UTV accident

Cody Scott Bryant, of Frankfort, has been identified as the man who was killed in a utility task vehicle accident Sunday night, Franklin County Coroner Will Harrod said.

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Related Topix: Frankfort, KY

WKYT

Sheriff: Mom left child at Frankfort hotel pool while she got high

Police arrested a mother, they say, left her child alone in a pool while she did drugs.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

WKYT

Diesel spill ties up traffic on Interstate 64 in Franklin County

State transportation officials say a tank on a commercial vehicle ruptured, causing between 50 and 60 gallons of diesel fuel to leak onto the road.

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Related Topix: Frankfort, KY

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WDRB-TV Louisville

Franklin County judge plans to hold hearing on Kentucky's lethal injection method

Justin Beeler's family members say they don't understand what could have happened Tuesday afternoon just moments before he died.

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Related Topix: Kentucky, Louisville, KY, University of Louisville

State Journal

PHOTOS: Sky lift tumbles into creek

Eddie Carey, owner of Carey's Towing and Recovery, swims back to shore as Franklin County firefighters paddle after Carey hooked up cables to a sky lift that rolled into Elkhorn Creek from Two Creeks Subdivision Wednesday afternoon.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

WTVF Nashville

Judge concerned about 1-drug execution method

A Kentucky judge has expressed concerns about the state's plan to use a single drug to carry out lethal injections after the same method resulted in problems in neighboring Ohio.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Franklin County: Free tennis clinic for kids Wednesday; register now for genealogy seminar on Aug. 2

Children ages 5 to 18 can participate in a free tennis clinic at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Franklin County High School, 1100 East Main Street, Frankfort.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Life, Hobbies, Genealogy, Frankfort, KY

Sat Jul 05, 2014

State Journal

Around Frankfort

The Frankfort/Franklin County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security will conduct a test of the outdoor warning system Monday at noon.

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Related Topix: Frankfort, KY, Weather

Fri Jul 04, 2014

WLKY-TV Louisville

Frankfort couple accused of selling heroin from home.

A FRANKLIN COUNTY MAN ABOUT TO BE SENTENCED ON CHILD ABUSE CHARGES IS ARRESTED AGAIN.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Trailer carrying bourbon buckles on US 60 in Franklin Co.; little, if any, product damaged

A contract trailer carrying Jim Beam whiskey buckled on U.S. 60 in Frankfort Tuesday, but little if any of the product was damaged, said Tom Russell, director of emergency management for Franklin County.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

State Journal

A Grand lineup

The Grand Theatre has announced a diverse lineup for its 2014-15 season, which begins Sept.

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Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Award, Blues, Robert Cray, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton

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