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With Colder Temperatures Comes Higher Energy Bills

Updated: 01/20/2008 - While most people expect to spend a few extra dollars during the winter months trying to stay warm, some Eastern Kentuckians have seen their bills triple. Staying warm this winter is costing more than some people anticipated.

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Eastern Kentucky Remembers Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Updated: 01/21/2008 - This year marks the 40th anniversary of the assassination of Doctor Martin Luther King Junior. Millions of Americans spent Martin Luther King Junior Day honoring the legacy of the civil rights leader.

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Florida Beats Kentucky 81-70 In Overtime

Updated: 01/19/2008 - Nick Calathes had 24 points and made several clutch free throws, Walter Hodge hit a huge 3-pointer in overtime and Florida extended its wining streak over Southeastern Conference rival Kentucky to seven games with a 81-70 victory Saturday night.

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McCain Wins South Carolina

Updated: 01/20/2008 - Sen. John McCain won a hard-fought South Carolina primary Saturday night, avenging a bitter personal defeat in a bastion of conservatism and gaining ground in an unpredictable race for the Republican presidential nomination.

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Miners Work To Improve Mining Safety

Updated: 01/19/2008 - With accidents like Darby and Sago often in the back of many coal miners’ minds, mining safety is paramount.

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Former Elementary School Teacher To Remain Behind Bars

Posted: 01/19/2008 - He was sentenced to six in prison years after being convicted of rape and sodomy and the former elementary teacher will not be getting out of jail anytime soon after his motion for bond is denied.

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Troops Preparing For Deployment To Afghanistan

Updated: 01/19/2008 - The 206 Engineering Company of the National Guard is preparing to leave for Afghanistan in early March. Family and friends honored 10 Magoffin County guardsmen Saturday at a "Troop Deployment Appreciation Dinner" organized by the father of one of the men.

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Fatal Accident In Knox County

Updated: 01/20/2008 - One man is dead after a head-on vehicle crash in the Bryant's Store community of Knox County.

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Lawmakers React To Gambling Projection

Posted: 01/19/2008 - Some lawmakers may be cooling to the idea of casino gambling after a revenue projection came in lower than the advertised $500 million for Kentucky.

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Clinton, Romney Win Nevada Caucuses

Updated: 01/20/2008 - Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton won the Nevada caucuses Saturday, powering past Barack Obama in a hard-fought race marred by last-minute charges of dirty politics. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney easily won the Republican contest.

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President Bush Calls For Economic Package To Stabilize Economy

Updated: 01/18/2008 - You've seen soaring prices at the pumps and at the grocery store, now President Bush is taking action. Friday, he unveiled an economic stimulus package aimed at turning the economy around before a full fledged recession kicks-in.

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