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Patterson Picks Kentucky

Updated: 09/22/2007 - The last of the nation's top high school recruits made it official Wednesday afternoon as Patrick Patterson announced he would play his college basketball at Kentucky.

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Crash Kills Raceway Owner

Updated: 01/06/2010 - An eastern Kentucky traffic accident has claimed the life of an eastern Kentucky lawyer and racetrack owner who was accused of setting a rival raceway on fire last year.

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Gas Prices Hit New Record High

Updated: 05/15/2007 - It will cost you nearly three dollars per gallon for gas right now and we haven't even made it to the typically high priced summer driving season. Lawmakers and drivers are looking for answers and ways to save.

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Television Evangelist Jerry Falwell Has Died

Updated: 05/15/2007 - He was pronounced dead about an hour after being found unconscious in his office. Falwell became the face of the religious right in the 1980's and also founded Liberty University.

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Arrest Made In Overnight Shooting

Updated: 05/15/2007 - Police say it happened on Highway 2003 during an argument. Police say Burton Mays was shot and flown to a hospital. He was released Tuesday afternoon.

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Thousands Of Pills Stolen From Pharmacy

Updated: 05/15/2007 - An estimated $200,000 in prescription drugs is now on the streets. Police say that's the street value of powerful prescription drugs taken after a burglary in Hazard.

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Plane Crash Scare In Eastern Kentucky

Updated: 05/16/2007 - Reports of a possible plane crash in southeastern Kentucky that sent dozens of rescue workers scrambling on Tuesday turned out to be false, according to military and federal officials.

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Pepper Spray Sends Eight People To Hospital

Updated: 05/14/2007 - Business came to a halt Monday afternoon at a call center in Magoffin County after a man allegedly sprayed pepper spray inside causing the building to be evacuated for several hours.

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Fire Breaks Out At A Perry County Lumber Plant

Posted: 05/14/2007 - It happened at Trus Joist in the Coal Fields Industrial Park off Highway 15 in Perry County. Officials say the fire broke out around 6:30 Monday evening in the boiler room at the plant. The cause is still not known at this time.

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Democrats On The Attack During Debate As Election Nears

Posted: 05/14/2007 - A truce among Kentucky Democrats running for governor was frayed considerably Monday night as the half-dozen candidates wrangled over expanded gambling and their own pasts during a debate coming barely more than a week before the primary election.

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Major Break In Pulaski County Murder Case

Posted: 05/14/2007 - A worker on a large farm hugging the Pulaski-Lincoln County line discovered the body of a woman believed to be the victim of a shooting April 25th, forty three year old Irene Guitierrez.

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Postage Rate Increase Began Monday

Posted: 05/14/2007 - Monday, the U.S. Postal Service rolled out new prices for shipping. It will now cost you two more pennies to mail your letters.

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Man Indicted On Murder, Other Charges

Posted: 05/14/2007 - A Whitley County grand jury indicts a man accused of killing an 82 year old man and shooting three other people.

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Two GOP Candidates For Governor In Slugfest Over School Prayer

Posted: 05/14/2007 - LIBERTY, Ky. (AP) - In the contest for conservative voters, Gov. Ernie Fletcher and his chief opponent in the GOP primary election are in a bitter argument over who is the biggest supporter of prayer in public schools.

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Candidates Seek AG Office That's Vacant After One Term

Posted: 05/14/2007 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - With incumbent Attorney General Greg Stumbo opting out of a bid for re-election, six candidates lined up this spring to seek his job as the state's top prosecutor.

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Man Convicted Of Rape

Posted: 05/14/2007 - A Southern Kentucky jury needs just half an hour to find a man guilty of raping a woman at a rest stop.

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