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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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Fletcher Creates Political Flap With Death Warrant

Posted: 08/22/2007 - Gov. Ernie Fletcher signed a death warrant on Wednesday for an eastern Kentucky man convicted of murdering a sheriff and his deputy, generating a storm of criticism from capital punishment opponents who questioned the timing.

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ABC Cracks Down On Alcohol Sales To Underage College Students

Updated: 08/22/2007 - With students returning to campuses across Kentucky, the Kentucky Office of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) is stepping up efforts to prevent sales to minors at establishments that cater to college and university students.

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Officials Announce Highway Safety Project for Five Counties in Eastern Kentucky

Posted: 08/22/2007 - The awarding of a highway safety improvement contract for nearly 115 miles of roads in five Eastern Kentucky counties is yet another example of the commitment of Governor Ernie Fletcher and the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet to provide a safe and reliable transportation system in the Bluegrass State.

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Houses Passes Energy Bill

Posted: 08/22/2007 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Companies that build coal gasification plants in Kentucky could qualify for hundreds of millions of dollars worth of tax incentives under an energy bill that passed the House today.

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