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Soldier surprises family at Ky. football game

Posted: 09/28/2013 - Specialist Justin May put on a polar bear costume before a game featuring the Bracken County High School football team Friday night in Brooksville

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Bad hair bandit sentenced for robbing banks

Posted: 09/28/2013 - U.S. District Judge Gregory Van Tatenhove handed down the sentence on Thursday to Jason Fox, who pleaded guilty earlier this year to five of eight robbery counts officials filed against him in 2011.

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Southern states are moving to tighten voting rules

Posted: 09/28/2013 - A growing number of Republican-led states are moving aggressively to tighten voting rules - and those states are emboldened by a Supreme Court decision that struck down the heart of the Voting Rights Act.

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Man found dead near Morehead State's campus

Posted: 09/27/2013 - Rowan County Coroner John Northcutt says Gary Rue, a Frankfort resident, was with a group hiking behind Morehead State University's Eagle Lake on Eagle Trail. He collapsed, quit breathing and at that time EMS was called to the remote area.

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Sorghum Festival underway in Morgan County

Posted: 09/27/2013 - Fifth generation sorghum maker Danny Ray Townsend says he's keeping tradition alive by teaching others about his harvesting process.

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Cheddar's opens in London

Updated: 09/27/2013 - The restaurant opened on Monday and the managers say they are packed at every meal and say business is exceeding expectations.

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Kids get a look at the past

Updated: 09/27/2013 - "Fall Days" in Perry County was a chance for local children to get a glimpse of life in the past.

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Three Ky cities get federal money for school officers

Posted: 09/27/2013 - Three Kentucky cities have been awarded a total of $828,000 by The Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services to fund seven new school resource officer positions.

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Legislative heads want meeting to replace Sherman

Posted: 09/27/2013 - Legislative leaders want to meet to choose an interim replacement for Bobby Sherman, the former director of the Legislative Research Commission who resigned last week.

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2 agencies seek to withdraw from state pensions

Posted: 09/27/2013 - The Courier-Journal reports the quasi-governmental agencies Frontier Housing in Morehead and Housing Oriented Ministries Established for Service in Whitesburg filed the request last week in Franklin County Circuit Court.

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3 Ky cities get federal money for school officers

Posted: 09/27/2013 - Louisville police will receive $625,000 - the largest grant in the state - to hire five officers designated to work in schools, while McKee police in Jackson County is scheduled to receive $80,000 and Nicholasville police in Jessamine County will get $123,000 to hire one officer each.

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