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There Is Help for Children of the Mountains

Posted: 02/24/2009 - The debate over the ABC program "A Hidden America, Children of the Mountains" continues. Many argue the program did not show enough about the positive things happening in eastern Kentucky.

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Boy Scout Basketball Becomes Tradition

Posted: 02/24/2009 - It started as a requirement to earn a boy scout badge, but now one local basketball tournament is turning into a tradition.

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Mayor's Trial Is Delayed

Posted: 02/23/2009 - Mount Vernon Mayor Clarice Kirby faces charges of official misconduct.

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North Korea Says It Is Preparing Satellite Launch

Posted: 02/23/2009 - SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea said Tuesday it is in full-fledged preparations to shoot a satellite into orbit, its clearest reference yet to an impending launch, which neighbors and the U.S. believe will be an illicit test of a long-range missile.

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911 Tape Released In Attempted Abduction

Updated: 02/23/2009 - Police release for the first time a dramatic 911 call as a Scott County teen, who was almost abducted on her walk to school, reaches the safety of a crossing guard.

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Lawmakers Consider New DUI Laws

Updated: 02/23/2009 - Some Kentucky lawmakers say those convicted of DUI should be required to prove they’re sober, before getting out on the open road.

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Unsafe Level Of Petroleum Found In Water

Updated: 02/23/2009 - Division of water officials say it could be Wednesday or Thursday before they lift the non-consumption advisory that was issued one week ago today.

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Williams: No decision on possible 2010 Senate run

Posted: 02/23/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Senate President David Williams says he's not ruled out a possible 2010 run for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Republican U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning.

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Undetected Fault Caused Roof Collapse At Mine

Posted: 02/23/2009 - MAVISDALE, Va. (AP) - Federal investigators say an undetected fault at caused a roof collapse that killed an equipment operator at Consol Energy's Buchanan Mine No. 1 last July.

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Is An Accused Murderer Fit To Stand Trial?

Updated: 02/23/2009 - A Bourbon County man is accused of killing 6 year old Wesley Mullins in 2007. Now his attorney wants the judge to rule he's not mentally able to go to trial.

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Georgetown Talks Sunday Alcohol Sales, Restaurant Tax

Updated: 02/24/2009 - Times are tough in Georgetown, not only did 12 city employees lose their jobs over the weekend, but city officials are now considering a tax hike to help pay for a budget shortfall.

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Boil Water Advisory

Posted: 02/23/2009 - A boil water advisory is in effect for all customers in the Combs community.

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Proposed Laws Target Drunk Drivers

Updated: 02/23/2009 - Lawmakers are considering a proposal to force first-time DUI offenders to install breath-alcohol monitoring devices in their cars, but some say the law would go too far.

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Missing Elementary School Student Found

Updated: 02/23/2009 - A missing 10-year old student, who walked away from the Shearer Elementary School in Winchester, was found hiding under a family members bed.

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