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Bookkeeper Is Charged With Theft

Posted: 05/06/2009 - The bookkeeper for the Breathitt County Sheriff is arrested after being charged with theft.

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Planned Phone Outage

Posted: 05/06/2009 - Police say a planned phone outage by Windstream was set for parts of Perry County.

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City Has New Mayor

Posted: 05/06/2009 - Officials say that Reverend Ronnie Hampton will take over as the Mayor of Lynch on May 12th.

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List Of School Districts Receiving Calamity Days

Posted: 05/06/2009 - Nearly half of the school districts in Kentucky, including several here in the mountains, have asked the state for calamity days after January's ice storm.

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Post Office Has $1.9 Billion Loss In Quarter

Posted: 05/06/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The post office was $1.9 billion in the red for the second quarter of the fiscal year and continues to face the possibility of running out of money before year's end.

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Gas Prices Increasing

Updated: 05/06/2009 - You may have noticed gas prices jump around 15 to 25 cents in recent days ... bringing back fears about last summer's days of four dollars a gallon. We asked a local economist why prices are creeping up again, and where we can expect them to go next.

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GM Recalls 300 New Camaros Due To Cable Problem

Posted: 05/06/2009 - DETROIT (AP) - General Motors Corp. said Wednesday it is recalling about 300 new Chevrolet Camaro sports cars because a battery cable could rub against the starter motor, wearing the insulation and potentially causing the car to stop running or fail to start.

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A Fifth Of US Homes Have Cell Phones, No Landlines

Posted: 05/06/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - For the first time, the number of U.S. households opting for only cell phones outnumber those with traditional landlines in a high-tech shift accelerated by the recession.

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Some Water Bills Near $5,000 in Breathitt County

Posted: 05/06/2009 - Some monthly water bills are nearing $5,000 in parts of Breathitt County. Dozens of people in Jackson say their water bills are outrageous and say they are getting little help from city officials.

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New City Council Member

Posted: 05/05/2009 - Winston Yeary Senior will fill an open position on the Lynch City Council.

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Longtime Business Is Closed

Posted: 05/05/2009 - A Harlan County restaurant that has been in business since the 1950's is closed, but owners say the closing is most likely not permanent.

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Testimony Is Underway

Updated: 05/05/2009 - Testimony is underway in the trial of a teenager accused of deliberately ramming his car into Bell County Sheriff's Deputy Sean Pursifull's cruiser during a police chase.

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Laurel County Jail Needs More Funds

Posted: 05/05/2009 - Officials in one county say their jail is almost out of money, and they need a half million dollars to make it to the end of the fiscal year on June 30th.

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Flood Victims Feel Worst Is Yet To Come

Updated: 05/05/2009 - Monday's heavy rain and flash flooding has people in one part of Floyd County keeping a close eye on a creek near their homes.

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Top Executives To Take Pay Cut

Posted: 05/05/2009 - Officials for Massey Energy say five of their top executives will take 10 percent pay cuts.

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