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RNC Elects First Black National Party Chairman

Posted: 01/30/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The Republican National Committee has elected former Maryland Lt. Gov. Michael Steele the first black Republican National Committee chairman.

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RNC Chairman Abandons Re-Election Bid

Posted: 01/30/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Mike Duncan, former President George W. Bush's hand-picked national party chairman, abandoned his re-election bid Friday after his support steadily erode over three rounds of balloting, ensuring a fresh face at the beleaguered GOP's helm.

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Economy Likely Shrank at Fastest Clip Since '82

Posted: 01/30/2009 - The Commerce Department is set to release a report Friday that's expected to show the economy shrank at a pace of 5.4 percent in the October-December period. That's a much faster descent than the 0.5 percent decline logged in the prior quarter.

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Generators Hard to Find

Updated: 01/30/2009 - Generators are one of the hottest items after the ice storm, and many people in the Big Sandy say they are hard to find.

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Minister Is Sentenced To 16 Years In Prison

Posted: 01/29/2009 - LONDON, Ky. (AP) - A federal judge has sentenced a southeastern Kentucky minister to more than 16 years in prison for laundering drug money and hiding a federal fugitive.

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School Loses Funding

Updated: 01/29/2009 - As school systems across the state face budget issues, officials with one Eastern Kentucky school system came together today to approve its draft budget.

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Inmate Dies

Posted: 01/29/2009 - A Big Sandy Federal Prison inmate is dead. The Martin County facility is on lockdown.

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Better Business Bureau Warns Of Potential Scams

Posted: 01/29/2009 - In the wake the winter storm, the Better Business Bureau is urging homeowners to carefully check out contractors before hiring someone to repair ice and snow damage.

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Senate GOP leader says party must change

Posted: 01/29/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - After crushing defeats in back-to-back elections, the top Senate Republican warned Thursday that the GOP risks remaining out of power in the White House and Congress unless it better explains its core principles to woo one-time faithful and new loyalists.

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Kentucky Declared Federal Disaster Area

Updated: 04/08/2009 - Late Wednesday, President Barack Obama signed a request from Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear for federal emergency declarations.

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Officials Say Three Deaths Associated With Storm

Posted: 01/29/2009 - A state emergency official says three deaths in Kentucky are associated with a vicious winter storm that has left more than a half-million people without power.

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National Guard Called to Clear Kentucky Roads

Updated: 04/08/2009 - The National Guard is mobilized to help clean up the mess after a major ice storm crippled Kentucky. More than half a million people across the state lost electricity.

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Postmaster General: Mail Days May Need To Be Cut

Posted: 01/28/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Massive deficits could force the post office to cut out one day of mail delivery, the postmaster general told Congress on Wednesday, in asking lawmakers to lift the requirement that the agency deliver mail six days a week.

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A Look At Kentucky Share Of Stimulus Package

Posted: 01/28/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's congressional delegation split along party lines in voting on the $819 billion economic stimulus bill that has passed the U.S. House 244-188.

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12 Days And Still No Water

Updated: 01/28/2009 - Hazard officials say customers waiting for their water to come back on may get relief by Thursday morning.

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Floyd County Clean Up

Updated: 04/08/2009 - The winter mess is proving to be a challenge for many clean up and power crews in Floyd County. Workers are still tackling downed trees and power lines.

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Search For Body Is Underway

Updated: 01/28/2009 - Crews are searching the Cumberland River near Pineville for the body of a man they say was robbed and killed and police have two suspects in custody.

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