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FDA Debates New Version Of OxyContin

Posted: 05/05/2008 - The government is evaluating a new version of OxyContin - the potent painkiller sometimes called "hillbilly heroin" - designed to be harder to abuse.

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Drug Arrest Is Made

Posted: 05/05/2008 - Operation UNITE officials say they found more than 750 pills at the home of 56-year old Jimmy Adams of McDowell.

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Inmates Are Back Behind Bars

Posted: 05/05/2008 - Two inmates are back behind bars after escaping from the McCreary County Detention Center.

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Judge Removes Himself From Case

Posted: 05/05/2008 - A judge has removed himself from the case of a 17 year old charged with the murder of a Bell County Sheriff's Deputy.

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Construction Of New Weigh Station Is Underway

Posted: 05/05/2008 - It's a busy eastern Kentucky roadway filled with hundreds of loaded trucks making their daily haul. Construction is underway on a permanent weigh station for U.S. 23.

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Number Of College Applicants Is On The Rise

Updated: 05/05/2008 - More than 3 million high school seniors will soon head into the college world and some colleges across the nation have students on hold as they try to go through all of the applications.

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Teen Is Killed In ATV Accident

Updated: 05/06/2008 - Two separate ATV accidents kill a man and a teenager just hours apart, and leave another young person fighting for his life.

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Delinquent Property Taxes On The Rise

Updated: 05/05/2008 - Over three million dollars is going unpaid by property owners, with real estate and developers making up most of the offenders.

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School Bus & Motorcycle Collide

Updated: 05/05/2008 - Police say the accident happened on a narrow road in the Polly Hollow community of Bell County, just outside of Middlesboro.

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More Serious Charges Levied On Lincoln Co. Student

Updated: 05/05/2008 - Justin Lee Davis is now facing two felonies instead of a felony and misdemeanor. Prosecutors decided to increase the charges because of what happened at Lincoln County High School.

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WKU Student Killed In Crash

Posted: 05/05/2008 - Finals week is going to be even more difficult for some students at Western Kentucky University after they lost a classmate over the weekend.

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Cinco de Mayo Celebrations

Posted: 05/05/2008 - Margaritas and mariachi music were on the menu for many people on Monday.

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Protesters Sound Off Over Eight Belles Death

Updated: 05/06/2008 - PETA members protested at the Kentucky Horse Racing Authority's headquarters in Lexington Tuesday, but were met with some opposition from supporters of the racing industry.

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Burglars Ransack, Steal Money From Church

Updated: 05/05/2008 - Police say someone broke into the Mary Queen of the Holy Rosary Church on Hillendale Drive, some time after services ended on Sunday.

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Body Pulled From Ohio River

Updated: 05/05/2008 - An investigation underway in northern Kentucky after a tugboat captain found a body in the Ohio River.

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