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Heroin overdose deaths continue to increase

Posted: 07/31/2014 - The Office of Drug Control Policy says 230 people died from heroin overdoses in 2013, a 60 percent increase from 2012. In 2011, 22 people in Kentucky died from heroin overdoses.

Indiana fugitive captured in Knox County

Updated: 07/30/2014 - A man wanted for escape in Indianapolis, Indiana is caught in Knox County. Sheriff's Deputies say Logan Dailey tried to escape again when they arrested him.

Plans underway for a new high school in Floyd County

Updated: 07/30/2014 - Floyd County Schools Superintendent, Henry Webb, says the board recently approved plans for a brand new high school in the district and the new facility will allow them to be more efficient...creating improvement and more opportunities throughout the district.

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