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Plans moving forward for multimillion dollar Phelps Athletic Complex

Posted: 11/04/2013 - One Eastern Kentucky high school is going on its third year without any athletic fields after their previous fields were used as the location for a new Phelps Elementary School. Now, plans for a multimillion dollar athletic complex are moving forward and school officials hope it restores pride in Phelps.

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Keno lottery game debuts throughout state

Updated: 11/04/2013 - Patel's Quick Mart in Prestonsburg is one of a few retailers in the mountains, and one of nearly 400 in the commonwealth, to launch Keno Monday--a lottery game new to the state but not new to many people.

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Corbin Manor Apartments office burns early Sunday morning

Posted: 11/04/2013 - The Corbin Manor Apartment complex management office went up in flames around 5:30 Sunday morning. A crew of four different fire departments helped extinguish the flames the burned for more than three hours. The building had a laundry room, community center, maintenance garage and management office that kept many of the staff members’ personal belongings.

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Poll: Twitter faces skeptical investors

Posted: 11/04/2013 - An Associated Press-CNBC poll finds that Twitter faces skepticism from potential investors and the broader public ahead of its initial public offering.

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Campaign promotes Kentucky-made crafts

Posted: 11/04/2013 - The Give a Gift from Kentucky campaign provides information about special events, promotions and discounts from artists and retailers

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New area code to change dialing in western Ky.

Posted: 11/04/2013 - Officials with the state Public Service Commission say the area is halfway through a transition period that allows customers to become accustomed to the new dialing patterns.

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UK exhibit features folk remedies

Posted: 11/04/2013 - The folk remedies featured in the "Notions and Potions" exhibit were taken from the working papers of area residents and farmers.

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Man Charged with Second Degree Robbery in Hazard

Posted: 11/04/2013 - A man was arrested and charged with Second Degree Robbery, as well as several misdemeanors following an incident around eight o'clock Saturday night outside the Magic Mart in hazard. Police say he snatched a purse from a woman as she was loading groceries into her car.

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2 planes carrying skydivers collide in air

Posted: 11/03/2013 - Mike Robinson, an instructor and safety adviser for Skydive Superior, says it happened at 12,000 feet, as the two planes were flying in a common tandem formation.

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"Stay in Clay" Tell your story

Posted: 11/03/2013 - A performance known as 'Monkey Dumplin’s Story Telling Theater" performed live Saturday evening for hundreds of folks at Greenbriar Presbyterian Fellowship Hall in Manchester.

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Harder times expected with loss of Ky. power plant

Posted: 11/03/2013 - For decades, the Big Sandy power plant near Louisa did more than keep the lights on. It supplied the Appalachian town with tax revenue and some of the best-paying jobs around as it converted coal into electricity.

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Appeals court to review approval of BP settlement

Posted: 11/03/2013 - One year ago, lawyers for BP and Gulf Coast residents and businesses took turns urging a federal judge to approve their settlement for compensating victims of the company's massive 2010 oil spill.

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Joe Biden, W.Va. Dems honor Sen. Jay Rockefeller

Posted: 11/03/2013 - On Saturday, Biden attended the state Democratic Party's annual fundraiser, an occasion used to honor Rockefeller's nearly 50 years of public service in West Virginia and 30 years in the U.S. Senate.

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