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Poll Finds Most Want To Vote On Casinos

Posted: 09/21/2007 - A new poll says a large majority of Kentucky residents want a chance to vote on whether casino gambling should be legalized in the state, but support for casinos is not so clear.

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Man Looking For Help Honoring Fallen Soldiers

Updated: 09/21/2007 - Honoring our fallen soldiers is something many of us do by lowering flags to half staff or going to memorial services. One man just across the border in Tennessee is paying tribute by sending medals to the soldiers' families. He now says he can't do it anymore.

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Road Re-Opened After Accident

Posted: 09/21/2007 - A coal truck accident in Perry County partially blocked a road for several hours Friday.

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Drought Threatens Fall Crops

Posted: 09/21/2007 - Chances are you'll soon need a pumpkin or you'll want to pick fresh apples from a tree but in Pulaski County, both items are a bit a hard to come by thanks to the drought.

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Candidates Offer Hints About Legislative Agenda If Elected

Updated: 09/21/2007 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Steve Beshear's favored priorities include expanding preschool and offering health coverage to all Kentucky children. Republican Gov. Ernie Fletcher's wish list for a possible second term includes his own health-care and education initiatives.

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Ky. Supreme Court Lets Stay Of Execution Stand

Posted: 09/21/2007 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky Supreme Court turned down a prosecutor's request to reconsider its decision to stop the execution of a man convicted of killing a sheriff and deputy.

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Motorcycle Driver Dies After High Speed Chase-Crash

Posted: 09/21/2007 - RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - State police say a 27-year-old Eastern Kentucky man who led officers on a high-speed, 40-mile chase has died of injuries suffered when the motorcycle he was riding crashed.

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Two Missing Girls Found

Posted: 09/21/2007 - Two Perry County girls that were missing overnight have been found.

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Two Fourteen Year Old Girls Missing

Updated: 09/21/2007 - A search is underway Friday for two fourteen year old girls that went missing last night at the Black Gold Festival.

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Turning Back The Clock To 1981

Updated: 09/21/2007 - The year was 1981, the number one song on the radio was "Bette Davis Eyes" and possibly the most memorable Black Gold Festival was held in Hazard. That year, tens of thousands of people came to see cast members of the hit CBS show "The Dukes of Hazzard." We've uncovered video of those celebrities in Hazard that nobody has seen in more than 25 years!

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London Woman Suing Corbin Restaurant Over Restroom Peepholes

Updated: 09/21/2007 - Police arrested one employee but he was later released. A second suspect was never found. Now a London woman says the restaurant needs to pay up for damages she incurred as a customer who was allegedly victimized by the peeping toms.

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