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  1. Caldwell, Cox earn SEKC honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... Bobcats named to the 2014 All-SEKC Class 3A - 5A football teams. The list was revealed at Wednesday's Southeastern Kentucky Conference football banquet at Pine Mountain State Resort Park. Caldwell was named the SEKC Co-Offensive Back of the Year. He ...

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  2. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The state of Kentucky is reviewing its practice of providing taxpayer-funded grants for the purchase of crumb rubber, a substance found on playgrounds and sports fields throughout the state that is made from shredded car tires. LEX 18 Investigates reported last month on the controversial substance, which contains many of the same carcinogens and contaminates as tires.

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  3. Conway calls for stiffer heroin penaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WKYT

    Kentucky's top prosecutor joined other law enforcement officials on Thursday to call for higher penalties for heroin dealers and better treatment options for overdose victims. Democratic Attorney General Jack Conway, who is running for governor in 2015, made the announcement a few weeks before state lawmakers return to Frankfort for the 2015 legislative session.

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  4. 3 facing drug related charges in Graves CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Sheriff Dewayne Redmon reports that earlier this week he received a tip of illegal drug activity in the Fancy Farm, Kentucky community. The vehicle was stopped and during a search of the vehicle using the department's K9 Sakal. 2 comments

  5. Ohio judge recuses herself from murder caseRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A southwest Ohio judge has removed herself from the murder case of a Kentucky man accused of killing a great-grandmother found in the trunk of her car in 2012. Butler County Common Pleas Court Judge Jennifer McElfresh on Thursday recused herself from hearing the case of 56-year-old Daniel French of Berea, Kentucky.

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  6. Four Tilghman students selected as Paxton ScholarsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | West Kentucky News

    ... his wife, Peggy Paxton, established a donor-directed endowment of $1 million at the Community Foundation of West Kentucky. The endowment will continue to award scholarships and educational assistance to students who wish to pursue their ...

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  7. UNC Basketball: What's on the Line for Tar Heels vs. Ohio State?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... a key chance to develop an identity, in front of a large crowd (that likely will be very slanted toward OSU and Kentucky, which faces UCLA in the opening game of the doubleheader) and against another team still trying to figure itself out. Williams ...

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  8. Amber Alert: Florence Police searching for stolen vehicle with infant in backseatRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... 2013 after he failed to show up for sentencing. It's known as Ruley's Santa Land. The winter wonderland in Loretto, Kentucky is just south of Nelson County on Stringtown Road. It's known as Ruley's Santa Land. The winter wonderland in Loretto, ...

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  9. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... set for Jan. 26. FRANKFORT (AP) - A state agency says more than $800,000 in grant funding has been awarded by the Kentucky Pride Fund to clean up 102 illegal dumps in 20 counties. The Kentucky Pride Fund is a source of state funding for dump ...

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  10. Community foundation helps countyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... next year and a half to become accredited through the state. Once this is gained we can take advantage of the Endow Kentucky Tax Credit Program." The Endow Kentucky Tax Credit Program offers a unique opportunity to receive a state tax credit toward ...

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  11. KEEP Changes Include Staff, ExpendituresRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    The departure of Bob Heleringer as executive director of the Kentucky Equine Education Project is apparently related to changes in staffing and expenditures as the organization refocuses its efforts away from trying to get legalized casino gambling. "At the most recent KEEP board meeting it was decided to change the makeup of our staff and make other expenditures to better represent our emphasis on grassroots efforts throughout the state," KEEP said in a statement Dec. 18. The statement followed Heleringer's announcement the previous day that he had resigned from the position he assumed in November 2013.

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  12. Bandits Hire New CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... Marymount's Run-N-Gun style under Paul Westhead of the early 1990's. During his stint as head coach of the East Kentucky Miners of the CBA, his team set several pro basketball and CBA scoring records. Two of his most notable records was setting the ...

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  13. New leader creates new culture at Kentucky CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... 2013 after he failed to show up for sentencing. It's known as Ruley's Santa Land. The winter wonderland in Loretto, Kentucky is just south of Nelson County on Stringtown Road. Police say the suspect did a U-turn on Broadway to catch up to the victim ...

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  14. Which jobs pay the most in Louisville?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... (See slideshow at right.) You might recall that a couple of years ago, we did a slideshow of the top-paying jobs in Kentucky , as of 2011. Interestingly, the highest paid job in that slideshow was not the same as it is for Louisville in 2013. ...

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  15. Want some Cardinal Stadium memorabilia? It might become availableRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Clifford "Rip" Rippetoe, president and CEO of the Kentucky State Fair Board, said many people have asked him about the fate of the grandstand seating at old Cardinal Stadium. If you visited Business First's website on Friday, you might have watched demolition footage of the metal bleachers on the east side of the old Cardinal Stadium.

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  16. Change in federal law energizes effort to legalize medical marijuana in Ky.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A change in federal law is energizing the effort to legalize medical marijuana in Kentucky.

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  17. Health insurer receives $65 million federal loanRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Washington Times

    A Kentucky nonprofit that is one of the largest insurance providers on the state's health exchange received a $65 million federal loan last month to keep it afloat just days before the second open enrollment period began. The Kentucky Health Cooperative received the loan from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on Nov. 10. That was five days before Kentuckians began purchasing private health plans on kynect, the state-run health exchange where qualified individuals can purchase health insurance with the help of a federal discount.

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  18. Owner of ACE Hardware on Barret looking for buyerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... 2013 after he failed to show up for sentencing. It's known as Ruley's Santa Land. The winter wonderland in Loretto, Kentucky is just south of Nelson County on Stringtown Road. It's known as Ruley's Santa Land. The winter wonderland in Loretto, ...

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  19. Judge, others praise RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Floyd County Times

    ... public corruption would not be tolerated, adding that that message needed to be heard loud and clear in Eastern Kentucky in particular. He said the need the region's long history of troubles has been in many ways perpetuated and exacerbated by ...

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  20. Court rules in cases involving police disciplinary actionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KFVS12

    The Kentucky Supreme Court says a state law setting out procedural rights for police officers accused of misconduct should apply whether the complaints are made by citizens or by police departments. The divided court's ruling Thursday combined cases involving a University of Louisville police officer and an officer in Mount Washington.

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