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  1. McConnell agrees to WHAS11 debate, Grimes cites conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WHAS11

    ... Grimes in forums organized by a group of evangelical ministers. Grimes has agreed to a debate proposed by The Beattyville Enterprise and another in Pikeville. McConnell has not agreed to those debates. By agreeing to the WHAS-TV debate proposal, ...

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  2. McConnell agrees to debate Grimes on KETRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... declined the offer, but during a speech at Fancy Farm she challenged McConnell to debate her on KET and in Beattyville and Pikeville. The KET program will last one hour and be hosted by Bill Goodman. The format will be the same as other Kentucky ...

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  3. In tight Senate race, McConnell talks religionIn tight Senate race,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Cincinnati.com

    ... Farm Bureau. "I look forward to debating Sen. McConnell," Grimes said. "I have said I'll be in (debates in) Beattyville and Pikeville and at the KET forum. It's Mitch McConnell who's refused to show up or respond." McConnell spoke briefly about his ...

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  4. Senator takes message to churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Farm Bureau. "I look forward to debating Sen. McConnell," Grimes said. "I have said I'll be in (debates in) Beattyville and Pikeville and at the KET forum. It's Mitch McConnell who's refused to show up or respond." McConnell spoke briefly about his ...

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  5. McConnell, Grimes argue over debatesRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | State Journal

    ... in a statement. Grimes also suggested the candidates take their views to different areas of the state, noting Beattyville Enterprise Editor Edmund Shelby, who quoted McConnell saying bringing jobs to Lee County was not his job, offered to host a ...

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  6. Business awards: Week of Aug. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ■ Carla Mays of Beattyville has been given the first-annual Experience Works Humanitarian Award for her lifetime humanitarian achievements from Experience Works, a national nonprofit organization that provides employment, training and ...

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  7. Evangelical leaders ask McConnell, Grimes, to participate in forumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... Saturday at the Fancy Farm picnic in far Western Kentucky, she challenged McConnell to debate her on KET and in Beattyville and Pikeville. "We've had discussions with multiple outlets about debates, and some are more advanced than others," Josh ...

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  8. Lee County entrepreneur's bio serves as a rebuttal to the New York Times11:14 amRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | Floyd County Times

    ... county government, two areas where outsiders weren't routinely hired. She and her mother rented a store-front in Beattyville and combined their businesses. Her mother made candles and sold primitive arts and crafts, but Breann wanted to offer ...

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  9. Making a Difference: Destin teen ministers to poor in AppalachiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... and tag the items." Destin Nation Mission serves a handful of severely impoverished communities in and around Beattyville, Ky., located deep in the Appalachian Mountains. Many of the areas are struggling with unemployment, teen pregnancy, substance ...

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  10. Man killed in Lee County ATV accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WKYT

    ... of an ATV collision that occurred overnight. The initial investigation revealed that Christopher S. Stepp, of Beattyville, was operating a four-wheeler on Caudill Road when he lost control of his ATV. The ATV drove off of the road, causing it to ...

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  11. Police: Alcohol a possible a factor in fatal Lee County ATV crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    A Beattyville man was killed over the weekend in a single all-terrain vehicle crash, according to Kentucky State Police.

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  12. News in brief3:53 pm | 0Read the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... seeks to capitalize on McConnell's off-the-cuff comments to an eastern Kentucky newspaper in the spring. The Beattyville Enterprise reported that the five-term Republican senator said it is "not my job" to bring employment to struggling Lee County, ...

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  13. Grimes jabs McConnell on jobs issue in new TV adRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... seeks to capitalize on McConnell's off-the-cuff comments to an eastern Kentucky newspaper in the spring. The Beattyville Enterprise reported that the five-term Republican senator said it is "not my job" to bring employment to struggling Lee County, ...

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  14. Analysis: Question in Grimes coal jobs ad is questionableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | WHAS11

    ... question. And, like Grimes first ad, the question itself is questionable. It's based on an April headline in the Beattyville Enterprise, "McConnell says not his job to bring jobs." Prior to McConnell's April speaking engagement in Lee County, the ...

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  15. KY-Sen: Grimes (D) Hits McConnell (R) Over "Not My Job" Comment In New AdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... number one job," she says, while looking directly into the camera. The ad refers to McConnell being asked by the Beattyville Enterprise in April what he would do to bring jobs to the county. "Economic development is a Frankfort issue," McConnell ...

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  16. Coal association: Grimes' new ad incorrectly blames McConnell for mining job lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... with McConnell's remark to a newspaper about jobs, makes a false connection between what McConnell told The Beattyville Enterprise and the loss of coal jobs. "It is unfair and untrue to blame U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell for the loss of coal jobs in ...

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  17. In second attack ad, Grimes hits McConnell on 'not my job' commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | WHAS11

    ... her campaign is that she's Barack Obama's Kentucky candidate." Grimes cites a newspaper article in the weekly Beattyville Enterprise. That newspaper's editor and general manager conducted a brief interview with McConnell yet did not stay for ... 30 comments

  18. Grimes sets fundraising record with $4M for quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Independent

    ... forces are feeling the effect of Grimes' constant hammering on McConnell for an awkward comment he made to a Beattyville newspaper that job creation in Kentucky was the job of Frankfort and not his. RONNIEa SELLIS writes for CNHI News Service and is ...

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  19. Woman accused of mailing drugs to inmateRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    ... by a member of the Vermont Drug Task Force, on May 28 a drug smuggling incident at the Lee Adjustment Center in Beattyville, Kentucky, was brought to his attention. An investigator at the prison had been monitoring phone calls between McLaughlin and ...

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  20. West, NancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | Newark Advocate

    ... at the Selma Markowitz Care Center (operated by Hospice of Central Ohio). Nancy was born November 30, 1926 in Beattyville, Kentucky to the late W.D. and Pearl D. (Eckman) Lucas. From humble beginnings in the Kentucky hills, Nancy lived a full life ...

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