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John Hunt sworn in as Floyd County sheriff

Posted: 10/01/2014 - Former Kentucky State Police trooper John Hunt took the oath of office Tuesday to become Floyd County's next sheriff. Hunt succeeds John K. Blackburn, who served four terms and nearly 16 years in office.
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President authorizes federal disaster aid for 4 Kentucky counties

Updated: 09/30/2014 - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made available to the commonwealth of Kentucky to supplement commonwealth and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides during the period of August 18-23, 2014.

Bust of former governor unveiled in Williamsburg

Posted: 4:48 AM - A new bust of former Kentucky Gov. Bert T. Combs has been unveiled at University of the Cumberlands in Williamsburg, where Combs graduated in 1930 and where a scholarship in his name is established.

Olympian Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrest

Posted: 09/30/2014 - Olympic champion Michael Phelps is apologizing for his latest brush with the law, saying he is "deeply sorry to everyone I have let down" with an arrest early Tuesday on a DUI charge.

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