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  1. Jack Duncan takes mayor's seatRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | YourObserver

    Jack Duncan assumes the role of mayor after four years on the Longboat Key Town Commission and one year as vice mayor. Eight months ago, then-Vice Mayor Jack Duncan planned to step down from the Longboat Key Town Commission to spend more time with his family.

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  2. Duncan takes mayor's seat Mayor Jack Duncan and Vice Mayor Terry Gans ...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | YourObserver

    The Longboat Key Town Commission appointed Jack Duncan as mayor and Terry Gans as vice mayor at its March 16 statutory meeting. Duncan has served in the District 2 seat for the past four years and was appointed vice mayor last year.

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  3. Longboat commission to pick mayor tonight The commission will choose...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | YourObserver

    The Longboat Key Town Commission will decide at its statutory meeting at 7 p.m. tonight at Longboat Key Town Hall. Mayor Jim Brown, who has served on the commission for the past six years, including four years as mayor, will step down from the District 4 seat due to term limits.

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  4. Mary AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Palladium-Item

    Mary was born March 31, 1924 in Franklin, KY to Sam and Ida Starks. Mary accepted Christ, at the age of 8, thru Second Baptist Missionary Church under F.W. Weathers.

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  5. Daly, Younger win commission seatsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | YourObserver

    Daly became the new face of the commission with 1,295 votes, or 71.95% of ballots cast, compared to challenger Larry Grossman's 505 votes, or 28.05%. Younger, meanwhile, held onto his seat with 1,379 votes, or 76.22% of the total, compared to the 430 votes, or 23.77% his challenger, Gene Jaleski, received.

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  6. Longboat Key polls open for election dayRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | YourObserver

    This year's ballot features two contested races for the Longboat Key Town Commission: Jack Daly and Larry Grossman are seeking the District 4 seat that Mayor Jim Brown will vacate, and Gene Jaleski is challenging incumbent Commissioner Phill Younger for an at-large seat. All town voters can cast ballots in all commission races, regardless of the geographic district in which they reside.

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  7. Icy crashes trap hundreds of drivers in SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | CBS News

    A blast of Arctic air east of the Rockies is bringing record low temperatures. Wind chills are below freezing as far south as Atlanta. In Kentucky, police and the National Guard rescued hundreds of people on Interstate 65. Cuthbert Langley of Nashville affiliate WTVF reports from Franklin, Kentucky.

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  8. Wintry mix brings ice, snow, sleet and flood threat in SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | CBS News

    Heavy snow is falling around Memphis. Some areas could see up to nine inches. Cuthbert Langley of Nashville affiliate WTVF reports from Franklin, Kentucky.

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  9. Mayor Jim Brown: On his own termsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | YourObserver

    Jim Brown remembers a tradition from his days as a photographer in the Navy when he contemplates his final days as Longboat Key mayor. Navy guys who were nearing their discharge date would cut the beads off their dog tags so they had one bead for each day that was left.

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  10. Joe C. StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Stanley, and William Artie "W A" and Alma Rhea Creasy Perry, and his uncle was Dr. Charles W. and Eve Perry, all of Franklin, Kentucky. He was a Simpson County native, a 1962 graduate of Franklin-Simpson High School, a 1970 graduate of Murray State ...

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  11. Madelyn Spoll wants a Longboat Key Bayfront Park concept plan to come together quickly.Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | YourObserver

    The Longboat Key Town Commission could have approved a final concept plan for a Bayfront Park, which has been waiting for a facelift for 15 years at Monday's night meeting. But when the $3.9 million estimate for Longboat Key's share of the costs made Town Manager Dave Bullock's eyes bulge, the commission opted to hold off to allow him to modify the proposal.

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  12. Kalus Kean, FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Daily Journal

    Kalus Marion Kean, 89, passed away peacefully Saturday, February 21, 2015, surrounded by his loving family at his residence in Franklin. He was born May 12, 1925, in Jamestown, Kentucky, to Cyrus and Mary Kean.

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  13. District 13 Tournament begins Monday in ElktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | News Democrat

    ... Cougars will play the #4 seed Todd County Central Rebels at approximately 7:30 p.m. On Tuesday Feb. 24, the #2 seed Franklin-Simpson Lady Wildcats will play the #3 seed Todd County Central Lady Rebels at 6 p.m. Following that game, the #2 seed ...

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  14. Donald Bruce CheserRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | State Journal

    ... Thurman Cheser and Martha (nee' Carney) Cheser, Union, Ky.; sister, Janis Gayle Cheser Phillips (late husband Don), Franklin, Ky.; brother, David Wayne Cheser (and wife, Teresa), Spartanburg, S.C.; nieces, Katie Rasmussen and Susie Cheser; and ...

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  15. Music Half Marathon hits sour note for someRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | YourObserver

    In the eyes of event organizers and city administration, this month's Sarasota Music Half Marathon was a success: Feedback was largely positive, $26,000 was raised for local charities and thousands participated or watched. For a segment of the city, however, the reception has been muddled.

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  16. 6 a.m. Road Condition Report For Counties West Of LexingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The precipitation is getting heavier across portions of District 5, which includes Bullitt, Franklin, Henry, Jefferson, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer and Trimble counties. Roads that were treated and cleared earlier are now getting covered up again.

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  17. RHS wins district academic team meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | News Democrat

    Both local high schools will advance to regional academic team competition after the Kentucky Governor's Cup District 8 contest at Franklin-Simpson High School on January 24, 2015. Russellville High School was the overall winner, with Franklin-Simpson placing 2nd and Logan County High School placing third.

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  18. ARRAY(0x12720804)Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Fillmore County Journal

    ... ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: Assigned to: U.S. Bank National Association, as trustee for the holders of the First Franklin Mortgage Loan Trust 2006-FF12 Mortgage Pass-through Certificates, Series 2006-FFI2. Dated July I, 2014 Recorded August 15, 2014, ...

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  19. Longboat Key-Commission questions utility of proposed positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | YourObserver

    Town Manager Dave Bullock made it clear Monday night he's not comfortable discussing employment decisions with the Longboat Key Town Commission. Town Manager Dave Bullock made it clear Monday night he's not comfortable discussing employment decisions with the Longboat Key Town Commission in a public forum.

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  20. Madisonville Post Welcomes New TroopersRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... of the United States Marine Corps. Trooper Browning is assigned to Hopkins County. Trooper Jonathan C. Johnson, 38, Franklin, KY - Prior to joining the KSP, he worked for the Franklin (KY) Police Department. Trooper Johnson is assigned to Christian ... 3 comments

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