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New PRIDE Director Named

Posted: 06/25/2007 - Karen Engle, who heads the anti-drug organization Operation UNITE, will now also coordinate the PRIDE initiative in Southern and Eastern Kentucky.

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Thrill Ride That Severed Girl's Feet Still Shut Down

Posted: 06/25/2007 - A thrill ride remains shut down at four Six Flags locations around the country as investigators in Kentucky review evidence and witness statements from an accident that resulted in a teenager's feet being sheared off.

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Man Awaiting Trial For Bank Robbery Escapes From KY Jail

Posted: 06/25/2007 - Federal, state and local law enforcement are looking for an eastern Kentucky man who escaped from jail. Thirty-five-year-old Anthony Artrip of Ashland was awaiting a federal bank robbery trial.

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Mine Operator Is Sentenced On Mail Fraud Charges

Posted: 06/25/2007 - Harold Simpson, the operator of Simpson Mining Company, was sentenced to three years in federal prison and he must pay one and a half million dollars in restitution.

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Volunteer Firefighters Appear In Court

Posted: 06/25/2007 - Bell County Volunteer Firefighters argued in federal court Monday that the county judge had no right to take control of their department.

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Family Reacts to I-65 Charter Bus Crash

Updated: 06/25/2007 - A Charter bus carrying more than 60 extended family members crashed on Interstate 65. Now family and friends are dealing with the loss of a beloved grandmother.

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Observing Lightning Safety Awareness Week

Updated: 06/25/2007 - Lightning is the number two weather-related killer across the country. In fact, lighting kills more people each year than tornadoes and hurricanes combined!

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Construction Worker Falls 30 Feet To His Death

Updated: 06/26/2007 - A construction worker is dead after falling off a roof in Bourbon County. The accident happened Monday morning in the town of Little Rock, just outside Paris.

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KY Man Kills Wife And Her Daughter Before Killing Himself

Updated: 06/25/2007 - A 48-year-old hospital worker opened fire on his family in their home, killing his wife and teenage stepdaughter and critically wounding his stepson, police said Monday. The man then shot himself to death.

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South-Bound Bore To Be Closed For Weeks

Posted: 06/25/2007 - State Transportation officials say the south-bound bore of the Cumberland Gap Tunnel is going to be closed Sunday night for several weeks.

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Vote Sought By Those Who Favor A Dry Burnside

Posted: 06/25/2007 - A third attempt is being made by a group of Burnside citizens to conduct a vote and determine whether alcohol should continue to be sold in the community's restaurants.

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