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State Engineer Closes Bridge In Floyd County

Posted: 08/23/2007 - The bridge over the Left Fork of Beaver Creek near KY 122 at Drift in Floyd County was closed at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, August 23, by Sam Hale, PE, Bridge Engineer for Highway District 12 of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.

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Bleeds Highlight Billy Graham's Frail Condition

Posted: 08/23/2007 - RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Evangelist Billy Graham's ongoing hospitalization adds to a lengthy list of health concerns for a frail preacher largely confined to his mountainside home in western North Carolina.

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Two Teens Charged After School Vandalized

Updated: 08/23/2007 - Police say the teenage boys vandalized a Harlan County high school and then came back the next night to do more damage. It happened at Cawood High School in Harlan where several windows were busted out.

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Jury Finds Shelby Jean Coleman Guilty

Updated: 08/23/2007 - A jury convicted former payroll clerk Shelby Jean Coleman Thursday afternoon. She was accused of helping her boss, Peggy Vanhoose, steal thousands of taxpayer dollars from the school district and keeping some for herself.

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Bunning Advised Fletcher To Allow Casinos To Reach Ballot

Posted: 08/23/2007 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning said Thursday that when fellow Republican Gov. Ernie Fletcher came out against allowing a referendum on casino gambling, it went against his advice.

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Police Officers In Trouble With The Law

Updated: 08/22/2007 - At least seven state troopers are facing criminal charges for crimes as common as a DUI, to some as significant as stealing federal money, all happening within the last year. We spoke to state police officials about what's going on and they say this is the first time in the agency's history that they've had so many troopers facing criminal charges at the same time.

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Williamsburg Police Chief Resigns

Posted: 08/22/2007 - Williamsburg Mayor Roddy Harrison says Denny Shelley resigned as police chief Monday after spending more than a year in the position.

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Report Ranks Corbin In The Top Ten For Recovered Guns

Updated: 08/22/2007 - It's ranked in the top ten in the state for the amount of recovered guns and it's a community right here in Eastern Kentucky. We're talking about Corbin which is detailed in a report from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms.

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Shelby Jean Coleman Takes The Stand

Posted: 08/22/2007 - A fired Johnson County school payroll clerk accused stealing thousands of dollars from the school board took the stand in her own defense Wednesday afternoon.

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