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New "Cosplay" event comes to the mountains

Updated: 08/01/2014 - Folks from across the mountains visited Perry County Thursday for a new “cosplay” (short for costume play) event called “Hazard Cos-Con.” It was held at The Forum and attracted some unique individuals.

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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.

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Storytelling event set by Big South Fork

Posted: 07/31/2014 - A storytelling event at an abandoned coal mining camp is planned by Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area in September.

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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.

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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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New Grimes ad hits McConnell on women's issues

Posted: 07/30/2014 - The ad features Ilene Woods from Lynch asking McConnell why he voted twice against the Violence Against Women Act and the Paycheck Fairness Act. The Violence Against Women Act passed anyway. The Paycheck Fairness Act has not passed.

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