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Source: Justice Souter retiring

Updated: 05/01/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - A source says Justice David Souter has told the White House that he will retire from the Supreme Court at the end of the court's term in June.

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Last Day for Jenkins Hospital

Posted: 04/30/2009 - The emergency room at the Jenkins Community Hospital will close for the last time. People in the Letcher County community are worried about losing several jobs and their emergency care. Signs for the Jenkins Community hospital were removed Thursday morning to make way for the new Jenkins ARH Family Care Center.

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Two Robberies In Three Days

Posted: 04/30/2009 - For the second time in three days, a Floyd County convenience store is robbed at gunpoint by a man wearing pantyhose over his face.

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Kentucky's Budget Woes Expected To Continue

Updated: 04/30/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Gov. Steve Beshear's administration is predicting Kentucky's state budget shortfall next year may eclipse one billion dollars. Beshear made the announcement Thursday during an afternoon press conference after meeting with legislative leaders.

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Fire Investigation Continues

Posted: 04/30/2009 - An investigation continues after a Perry County man is found in the rubble of a burned home.

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Small Business Forum

Updated: 04/30/2009 - In an effort to boost the local economy, officials with the Cabinet for Economic Development and Small Business Administration are hosting small business forums across the state.

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KY Deals With H1N1 Virus

Updated: 10/06/2009 - We're learning more about Kentucky's first case of the H1N1 virus, also known as swine flu. The 30-year-old Bowling Green woman was in Cancun, Mexico earlier this month.

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Century Old Water Lines to Be Replaced, Some Possibly Wooden

Posted: 04/30/2009 - The mayor of Jenkins says only about one quarter of the water treated in their plant makes it out to the community, but things are about to change. Last week, Governor Beshear presented $750,000 in grant money to improve the city's water system and replace old lines, lines that some say are made of wood!

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Body Discovered In Rubble Of House Fire

Posted: 04/29/2009 - Officials say neighbors reported smoke coming from a trailer around 11am Wednesday morning, and when crews arrived, the fire had already burned itself out.

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Forest Fires Are Out

Posted: 04/29/2009 - Forestry officials say between the rain and the work of their firefighters, all of the fires in eastern Kentucky are out as of Wednesday night.

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Body Found At A Cemetery

Posted: 04/29/2009 - Police are investigating after finding a body in a Bell County cemetery.

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Still No Sign Of Missing Woman

Posted: 04/29/2009 - A Pike County woman is still missing after more than two months. 25-year-old Crystal Gayle Branham Hall was last seen in Pikeville on March 1st.

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Extra Help Paying For Medications

Updated: 04/29/2009 - Many struggle every day to pay for expensive medications. One eastern Kentucky agency is offering some extra help to those who need it.

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Swine Flu: When To See Your Doctor

Updated: 04/29/2009 - Questions about swine flu are increasing as the virus spreads to ten states in the U.S. and nine countries.

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