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FDA Debates New Version Of OxyContin

Posted: 05/05/2008 - The government is evaluating a new version of OxyContin - the potent painkiller sometimes called "hillbilly heroin" - designed to be harder to abuse.

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Drug Arrest Is Made

Posted: 05/05/2008 - Operation UNITE officials say they found more than 750 pills at the home of 56-year old Jimmy Adams of McDowell.

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Inmates Are Back Behind Bars

Posted: 05/05/2008 - Two inmates are back behind bars after escaping from the McCreary County Detention Center.

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Judge Removes Himself From Case

Posted: 05/05/2008 - A judge has removed himself from the case of a 17 year old charged with the murder of a Bell County Sheriff's Deputy.

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Construction Of New Weigh Station Is Underway

Posted: 05/05/2008 - It's a busy eastern Kentucky roadway filled with hundreds of loaded trucks making their daily haul. Construction is underway on a permanent weigh station for U.S. 23.

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Number Of College Applicants Is On The Rise

Updated: 05/05/2008 - More than 3 million high school seniors will soon head into the college world and some colleges across the nation have students on hold as they try to go through all of the applications.

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Teen Is Killed In ATV Accident

Updated: 05/06/2008 - Two separate ATV accidents kill a man and a teenager just hours apart, and leave another young person fighting for his life.

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School Bus & Motorcycle Collide

Updated: 05/05/2008 - Police say the accident happened on a narrow road in the Polly Hollow community of Bell County, just outside of Middlesboro.

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NYC Company Recalls Meat, Poultry

Updated: 05/05/2008 - A New York City company is recalling more than a-quarter million pounds of meat and poultry because it might be contaminated with Listeria bacteria.

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Drug Suspect Faces Additional Charges

Posted: 05/05/2008 - A Floyd County resident wanted on drug trafficking charges faces additional charges after a sizeable quantity of drugs was found at his residence on Friday

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Mountain Cold Case - Unidentified Girl - 1969

Updated: 06/04/2008 - Anyone who was alive in Harlan County in 1969 probably remembers the story of a young woman found stabbed to death on Pine Mountain. Nearly 40 years later, it's still not known who she was, where she came from, and who killed her.

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Another Phone/Internet Outage Affects Thousands

Updated: 05/04/2008 - For the second time in a week, people living in Hazard are without phone and internet services. The problem started with a utility pole fire and then a house fire. One even knocked out power for a short time this morning.

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Knott County Trail Ride A Success

Updated: 05/04/2008 - Knott County Judge Executive Randy Thompson says roughly 4,000 people from several different states were at the two day event.

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Laurel County School System Adding Nurses To Schools

Updated: 05/04/2008 - Laurel County Schools hope to have a nurse in each of its 15 buildings by the fall of 2009. The school district is collaborating with the county's health department to make it happen. Its a partnership school officials say they are happy to welcome.

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Skin Cancer Screening

Posted: 05/04/2008 - Summer is just around the corner, and the American Academy of Dermatology says more than 116,000 new cases of melanoma will develop this year.

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