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Much Needed Renovations Coming to Area Schools

Posted: 06/20/2008 - Schools in four counties in Eastern Kentucky are getting some much needed renovations this summer. Students in Martin, Lawrence, Johnson and Floyd Counties will go back to their classes in August to newer and more improved schools.

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Suspect Arrested in Central Bank Robbery

Updated: 06/21/2008 - A bank robber suspect didn't stay on the loose very long in Lexington today. A man held up the Central Bank in front of Turfland Mall just before noon and minutes later police tracked him down.

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Charges Filed In EKU Hazing Incident

Posted: 06/20/2008 - After a three month investigation, Richmond police have now filed charges in a hazing incident at Eastern Kentucky University.

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Pilot Arrested for Drinking

Updated: 06/20/2008 - A pilot was arrested at Bluegrass Airport early Thursday morning after one of his passengers smelled alcohol on him. Police say 51-year old Stephen Lynn of Arkansas failed a sobriety test.

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Site Selection Process Begins For Future Letcher County Prison

Posted: 06/20/2008 - U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers announced Friday that the Federal Bureau of Prisons awarded a contract to an international engineering firm to perform a site selection study for a possible federal prison in Letcher County.

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25 Officers Graduate From Criminal Justice Basic Training

Updated: 01/06/2010 - Law enforcement officers from 18 agencies across the state, including several in eastern Kentucky, graduated Friday from basic training at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training.

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Congress Debates Intervention Into Racing Safety

Posted: 06/20/2008 - Congress chided Big Brown's trainer for a lack of manners and the horse racing industry for failing to do enough to regulate itself. Then it threatened to pass legislation that would make the sport safer.

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Body Identified In Whitley County

Updated: 06/20/2008 - Police have now identified a man who was shot three times in the head and left along the side of Cane Gap Road in Whitley County.

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Kentucky's Unemployment Rate Jumps

Posted: 06/20/2008 - The state says a combination of students entering the work force and people looking for work to offset higher gasoline costs helped lift the unemployment rate.

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Shoplifting Is Climbing In One City

Posted: 06/19/2008 - There's been a drastic increase in shoplifting in southern Kentucky and retailers and police say the economy could be fueling the criminal activity.

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Motorcycle Accident Kills A Man

Posted: 06/19/2008 - Police say 37-year old Philip Anthony Miracle of Calvin was going north when he lost control rounding a curve.

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Historic Mansion Gutted By Fire

Updated: 01/06/2010 - Owner James Green was on his way home from a Florida vacation, but when he pulled up, he discovered his home in ruins.

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