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Two men face charges in Virgie bank robbery

Posted: 12/03/2013 - A grand jury indicted both Claude Issac and Anthony Gillespie for the November 13th robbery. Both men face charges for first degree robbery, theft by unlawful taking, and being persistent felony offenders.

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Late husband's personal items stolen from widow

Posted: 12/03/2013 - A Barbourville man, 55-year-old Kyle Hardman, was hailed as a hero last year when he died while saving lives in the Mississippi River. The memories his wife held onto were stripped from her recently when police say 32-year-old Sandy Allen Rice stole some keepsakes.

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Judge: Detroit eligible for Chapter 9 bankruptcy

Posted: 12/03/2013 - Judge Steven Rhodes turned down objections from unions, pension funds and retirees today in ruling that the city is eligible for bankruptcy. In issuing his ruling, Rhodes says bankruptcy will provide a "once proud and prosperous city" with an opportunity for a fresh start.

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Donations encouraged on "Giving Tuesday"

Updated: 12/03/2013 - Following the shopping days Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday, charities are encouraging people to donate on Giving Tuesday.

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Consultants: Cleveland kidnapper's death a suicide

Posted: 12/03/2013 - The nationally regarded consultants rejected a suggestion in a state prisons report last month that Castro's Sept. 3 hanging was not a suicide as originally believed.

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State encourages new ways of using old tires

Posted: 12/03/2013 - The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet is offering grants to schools and other organizations that want to use rubber mulch from shredded tires as bedding on playgrounds and athletic fields.

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Toy drive underway in Middlesboro

Updated: 12/03/2013 - The Cooperative Christian Ministry group in Middlesboro is collecting toys and other items for more than 100 children.

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Man charged with murder of sheriff sentenced

Posted: 12/02/2013 - A Clay County jury found him guilty of killing a Clay County Sheriff more than 43 years ago and today the killer learned how long he will spend behind bars.

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U.S. Chamber of Commerce to fund pro-McConnel ads

Posted: 12/02/2013 - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce will spend more than 180 thousand dollars to run a TV ad across Kentucky promoting Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell as a champion for the state's coal industry.

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