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Vandals strike historic cemetery

Updated: 05/19/2009 - A historic Kentucky cemetery falls victim to vandals. More than a dozen headstones were overturned and destroyed over the weekend.

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$65,500 grant for Operation UNITE Service Corps

Updated: 05/19/2009 - WASHINGTON, DC.—U.S. Rep. Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05) announced that Operation UNITE’s Service Corps has received a $65,500 grant from the Corporation for National Community Service to fund 5 new AmeriCorps member positions throughout Appalachian Kentucky.

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Clark County school battle continues

Updated: 05/19/2009 - For the third time, a judge dismisses legal cases aimed at derailing Clark County's building of a new high school and redistricting.

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Deputy jailer bonds out of jail

Updated: 05/19/2009 - Court documents say a deputy jailer from Clark County traded contraband for sexual favors from inmates.

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Two people in Bell Co. murder case appear in court

Updated: 05/19/2009 - Police say Lora Amburgey and Joshua Parsons tied up 70-year-old Paul Slusher in his home in January, and then robbed him before throwing him off a bridge into the Cumberland River.

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Pike Co. inmate back behind bars

Updated: 12/09/2009 - Police say 26 year old Billy Roark got away from a detail with the Pike County Detention Center.

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Rebuilding from flood could take months

Updated: 07/20/2010 - People who lost their homes in another hard hit Pike County community, Johns Creek, say clean-up and rebuilding will take months or longer.

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Post Office has cut 25,000 jobs this year

Updated: 05/19/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. Postal Service has cut its staff by 25,000 this year as it struggles to reduce massive deficits, Postmaster General John Potter said Monday.

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Economists consider Kentucky's financial outlook

Updated: 02/05/2010 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A prediction by Gov. Steve Beshear's administration that Kentucky may be facing a $1 billion budget shortfall "seems plausible," the head of a panel of state economic forecasters said.

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Changes coming to Paintsville

Updated: 01/06/2010 - Officials with one Eastern Kentucky city say they are making progress when it comes to revitalizing their city.

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Students injured in school bus crash

Updated: 05/19/2009 - Three people, including two students, were taken to hospitals after a car hit a school bus in Pulaski County on Monday afternoon.

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Fiery crash shuts down I-75

Updated: 05/19/2009 - One person is dead after a crash on I-75 in Whitley County. We're told a semi truck, heading north, crossed the median and slammed into another semi truck in the southbound lanes.

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Teens suspended over drugs

Updated: 05/19/2009 - Several teens are out of school this week after a student was accused of selling prescription medication at a central Kentucky high school.

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Local leaders head north

Updated: 05/19/2009 - Madison, Wisconsin is the site of Commerce Lexington's annual leadership visit. Leaders are hoping to see some good ideas to bring back.

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