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Inmate Escapes While On Work Release

Posted: 03/17/2008 - Officials in Letcher County say Jamie Marcum is an inmate at the Letcher County Detention Center and was on garbage detail in Jenkins when he escaped.

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London Helicopter Pilot Announces Run For Congress

Updated: 03/17/2008 - WYMT has learned that Jim Holbert, a Laurel County resident, has announced his candidacy for the U.S. House of Representatives to represent Kentucky's 5th Congressional District, the seat currently held by Hal Rogers.

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Being Safe For St. Patrick's Day

Posted: 03/17/2008 - It is Saint Patrick’s Day and many will be out tonight celebrating. We want to remind you to be safe and drink responsibly.

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Officials Warn Of Easter Scam

Updated: 03/17/2008 - As Easter nears, churches throughout the mountains are performing productions to celebrate. Some church members say someone is trying to use the season to scam people and make a buck.

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High Fuel Prices Taking Toll On Emergency Responders

Updated: 03/17/2008 - These days, filling up at the pump isn't very fun but emergency responders say it could be worse. For diesel, they're paying close to four dollars a gallon. Those high prices have the people that responder to your emergencies feeling the pinch.

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Mountain Cold Case - Bill Gilbert - 2005

Updated: 06/04/2008 - It's been nearly three years since a Clay County man was murdered in his own home and his family still doesn't know who did it or why. Bill Gilbert's relatives hope they'll get some answers soon.

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Cats React To NCAA Placement

Posted: 03/16/2008 - There were no whoops of joy or giddy hugs at coach Billy Gillispie's house when the Kentucky logo flashed across the TV screen Sunday night.

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Homeless Shelter Getting Needed Facelift

Posted: 03/15/2008 - With the help of local contractors and money raised by the East Kentucky Miners basketball team, WestCare officials say they hope to have a new kitchen for the facility complete by Sunday night.

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Worth Waiting For

Updated: 03/16/2008 - Several Eastern Kentucky teens are saying no to sex before marriage. Saturday night, they joined over tens of thousands of other young people across the county who already made the promise.

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One Fans First Hand Account Of Atlanta Tornado

Updated: 03/16/2008 - Many Kentucky fans are on their way back to the Bluegrass from Atlanta, some even came back before Saturday's game because most weren't allowed inside the smaller venue at Georgia Tech to watch the game.

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Friends & Family Only: A Southeastern Conference Tournament Like No Other

Updated: 03/15/2008 - The setting resembled a Pee Wee league game, with seats reserved for family and friends. Most everyone else headed for home while a Southeastern Conference tournament like no other ad-libbed its way through the weekend, trying to pick up the pieces from a devastating storm.

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Swansey Leads Georgia To 60-56 Upset Of Kentucky In OT

Updated: 03/15/2008 - Zac Swansey scored five points in overtime, including an unlikely turnaround 3-pointer with 1.2 seconds left, and Georgia upset Kentucky to 60-56 on Saturday to continue its surprising SEC tournament run.

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UK Will Play At Noon

Updated: 03/15/2008 - The UK/Georgia game has been rescheduled for today at noon.

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Kentucky-Georgia Game Postponed

Updated: 03/15/2008 - Kentucky and Georgia were scheduled to play in the late game, but the matchup was postponed. No details about when the game would be played were immediately available.

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Teen Killed In Accident Remembered

Updated: 03/15/2008 - Friends and family gathered Saturday night to remember a Knox County student killed in a car accident Thursday.

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