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Two meth-making suspects on the loose

Posted: 02/06/2014 - Johnson County sheriff's deputies arrested John LeMaster, 34, Amanda Johnson, 26, and Frank Music, 44, Tuesday on Hyden Branch in Van Lear.

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Suspected drug dealers arrested in Arjay

Updated: 02/06/2014 - The Bell County Sheriff's Department arrested suspected drug dealers during a round-up on Thursday. Many of the arrests were in the Arjay community.

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Kentucky House panel OKs smoking ban bill

Posted: 02/06/2014 - Supporters said the bill would protect nonsmokers from the dangers of secondhand smoke. The measure was approved by the House Health and Welfare Committee on a 10-3 vote Thursday.

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Education board considers new teacher evaluations

Posted: 02/06/2014 - The panel said the new system would hold teachers accountable in new ways that would be consistent across the state. Currently, different school districts use different means of evaluating educators.

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Bill would let victims carry concealed weapons

Updated: 02/06/2014 - The bill's supporters include the NRA. Republican Sen. Jared Carpenter says his measure is aimed at giving victims the ability to protect themselves.

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Southwest Virginia man convicted of murder in WV mayor's death

Posted: 02/06/2014 - Earl Click of Grundy, Va., faces life in prison following the McDowell County Circuit Court jury's verdict. The jury recommended mercy, which means the 27-year-old Click would be eligible for parole after serving 15 years.

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Fears of slowdown sharpen focus on US jobs report

Posted: 02/06/2014 - Evidence of healthy U.S. job growth would help soothe investor jitters about a possible economic slowdown and that's raised the level of anticipation over this week's government employment reports.

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W.Va. gov. considers in-home water testing

Posted: 02/06/2014 - After the Jan. 9 chemical spill, officials have based testing at the West Virginia American Water treatment plant and various other spots across the affected region.

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Ky. Senate passes abortion bill

Posted: 02/06/2014 - The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill requiring doctors to perform ultrasounds before abortions and to describe what is seen to the pregnant women.

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Tower audio from UPS crash that killed 2 released

Posted: 02/06/2014 - An audio recording from the control tower at Birmingham's airport shows workers were trying to reopen the main runway when a UPS cargo jet crashed while trying to land on an alternate runway, killing two pilots.

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Catholic Relic of Christ's Crucifixion Cross in Jackson

Updated: 02/06/2014 - National headlines were made in January when a piece of fabric stained with the blood of Pope John Paul II was stolen from a small church in Italy. The Catholic Church calls these objects relics and the Holy Cross Catholic Church in Jackson houses one of special significance.

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Conference on future of farming set in Lexington

Posted: 02/05/2014 - Agriculture Commissioner James Comer announced the event Tuesday along with former Gov. Brereton Jones, former first lady Libby Jones, Lexington Mayor Jim Gray and officials from American Farmland Trust, a conservation organization that is putting on the event Oct. 20-22.

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Crash kills Ohio man in Rowan County

Posted: 02/05/2014 - Officials say 66 year old William Snipes died when he lost control of his car on Kentucky 801 and hit another car.

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