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TVA appoints new chief nuclear officer

Posted: 07/09/2013 - According to the utility, Grimes will be based in Chattanooga and will be responsible for leading, operating and optimizing TVA's nuclear fleet.

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Drug roundup helps Whitley County community

Updated: 07/09/2013 - Officers with the Whitley County sheriff's department, constables and state police broke into teams this morning, with one priority. To arrest 14 men and women. Tuesday marked the first county wide roundup in July. Police say they arrested each person for abusing prescription pills.

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School bus driver fired amidst investigation

Posted: 07/09/2013 - We've learned of some shocking accusations tonight, against a former southern Kentucky school bus driver. Police say he sent inappropriate Facebook and text messages to children who rode his bus. Investigators arrested 29-year-old Joshua Robbins. He drove a bus for the Rockcastle County school district.

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Beshear didn't know in advance of Grimes' campaign

Posted: 07/09/2013 - Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear says he wasn't given a heads up before fellow Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes announced her U.S. Senate bid last week. But he says he doesn't see it as a slight.

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Man last seen in Buckhorn located in Georgia

Posted: 07/09/2013 - A man who was missing for more than one month has been located. Danny Burgess, 30, showed up at a police station in Georgia last week, a police dispatcher at the KSP post in Hazard said.

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Firefighters lose ground to 2 big Nevada wildfires

Posted: 07/09/2013 - More than 750 firefighters, including 18 elite Hotshot crews, are battling the wildfire officials say has been fueled by salt cedar trees along the San Pedro River

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UMWA holding 14th Patriot protest in W.Va.

Posted: 07/09/2013 - President Cecil Roberts, United Steelworkers President Leo Gerard and AFL-CIO Executive Vice President Arlene Holt are scheduled to speak Tuesday in Fairmont.

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Democrat eyes seat of US Rep. Brett Guthrie

Posted: 07/08/2013 - Leach, a retired U.S. Army major and a farmer from Brandenburg, went up his campaign web site on Monday, declaring that he can no longer sit by with Washington politicians caring more about satisfying lobbyists than helping working families.

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Ky community braces for private prison shutdown

Posted: 07/08/2013 - Marion County Judge-Executive John G. Mattingly says the shutdown of the Marion Adjustment Center in the St. Mary community later this year will spending power of corrections officers away from local stores.

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Prosecutor: no crime in Ky. sibling fatal shooting

Posted: 07/08/2013 - Cumberland County Commonwealth's Attorney Jesse Stockton said in a statement Monday that he "believes there is no probable cause that any crime occurred" in the April 30 shooting.

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University of Pikeville adds business college

Posted: 07/08/2013 - University of Pikeville officials made an important announcement on Monday regarding the school's future and growth. In his first event as president of the university, Dr. James Hurley, announced the addition of a third school...The Coleman College of Business.

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