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Phillips announces hiring of Summers and Turner

Posted: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky football coach Joker Phillips has announced the hiring of David Turner and Mike Summers, both of whom have coached previously at Kentucky, coached at other schools in the Southeastern Conference and have been recruiting coordinators at the Division I level.

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WKYT to air Sweet 16 draws

Posted: 02/05/2010 - The draw for the 2010 PNC/KHSAA Boys’ and Houchens Industries/KHSAA Girls’ State Basketball Tournaments will be conducted on Friday, Jan. 29. WKYT-TV in Lexington will again air the draws and it will be streamed live beginning at 1 p.m. Insight of Northern Kentucky, Louisville and Bowling Green will also air the program and it will be streamed live by iHigh.com

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Man beaten up in attack

Posted: 02/05/2010 - A homeowner was assaulted by a man he didn't know inside his own home.

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Man seriously injured in crash

Posted: 02/05/2010 - A man driving a Saturn VUE crashed along Faulkner Avenue in Lexington early Friday morning.

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UK Hoops wins easily 69-52 over Arkansas

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Junior forward Victoria Dunlap (Nashville, Tenn.) had a game-high 22 points, senior forward Lydia Watkins (Hopkinsville, Ky.) grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds, and the 25th-ranked Kentucky women’s basketball team used a dominating first half to defeat Arkansas 69-52 Thursday night in Memorial Coliseum.

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Beshear expected to testify in bid-rigging case

Posted: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Gov. Steve Beshear testified he was not aware a conversation he had with a road contractor pertained to the key prosecution witness in a bid-rigging investigation in the state Transportation Cabinet.

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Lexington nurse to leave for Haiti

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Rebecca Jump, a Lexington nurse, leaves Friday for Haiti, a place she's called home for awhile now.

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Smith, Blankenship team up to lead UC to 95-86 AAC win

Posted: 02/05/2010 - The senior duo of Brooke Smith and Carley Blankenship each posted season highs to lead Union College to a 95-86 Appalachian Athletic Conference victory over visiting Reinhardt (Ga.) College Wednesday.

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Man surrenders after standoff

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Police have a man in custody after a two and a half hour standoff in Lexington.

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UK Men’s Basketball Tickets Sold Out

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Tickets to the next four UK men’s basketball home games have been sold out. The four-game stretch includes Kentucky’s games against Arkansas, Vanderbilt, Ole Miss and Alabama.

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More Rummage tapes heard in bid-rig trial

Posted: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A defense attorney in a Kentucky bid-ridding trial played recordings in court that he says show law enforcement officials tried to trump up charges against his client, road contractor Leonard Lawson.

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Alcohol suspected as factor in deadly wrong way crash

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Court records show the man police say was driving the wrong way on New Circle Road late Tuesday night had prior alcohol arrests. His car hit another head-on, killing the other driver.

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Lawson contacted witness about testimony

Posted: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A former Kentucky Transportation Cabinet official who cooperated with the investigation of an alleged bid-rigging scheme says he felt threatened by an influential road contractor who is now on trial.

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UK Hoops back in Top 25

Posted: 02/05/2010 - The University of Kentucky women’s basketball team debuted in the USA Today/ESPN Top 25 Coaches Poll at No. 25 released Tuesday. It marks the Wildcats’ first ranking since a No. 24 position in the poll on Nov. 23, 2006.

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Search for stabbing suspect underway

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Police say the victim and the suspect live inside an apartment building on Transylvania Park, near East Maxwell.

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