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Gov.-elect Bevin starts website to take job applications

Gov.-elect Bevin starts website to take job applications

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Gov.-elect Matt Bevin has started a website to take applications for people who want to work in his administration.

36 charged in fraud scheme involving staged automobile crashes in the tri-state area

36 charged in fraud scheme involving staged automobile crashes in the tri-state area

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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Defendants alleged to have staged car crashes and filed false insurance claims totaling more than $600,000

KSP Charges 2 Calloway County Residents with Numerous Drug Charges

KSP Charges 2 Calloway County Residents with Numerous Drug Charges

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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During the investigation, KSP reports trooper’s were given consent to search a residence they were at and found 4 marijuana plants in an indoor marijuana grow operation, along with numerous firearms and various prescription medications

KSP Post 2 is investigating death of Morganfield man killed in Hopkins County

KSP Post 2 is investigating death of Morganfield man killed in Hopkins County

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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An autopsy is scheduled today on the body of a Morganfield man who was killed in Hopkins County Tuesday afternoon.

Columbia Named As Official Kentucky Trail Town

Columbia Named As Official Kentucky Trail Town

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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COLUMBIA, Ky. – Columbia today became the 12th official “Trail Town” thanks to its bicycle routes and paddling opportunities, Tourism, Arts and Heritage Secretary Bob Stewart announced yesterday.

Berea Named As Official Kentucky Trail Town

Berea Named As Official Kentucky Trail Town

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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BEREA, Ky. – -- Berea is an official “Trail Town” thanks to its bicycle routes, trails and other recreational assets that tie in to the community known for arts and crafts, Tourism, Arts and Heritage Secretary Bob Stewart announced yesterday.

IRS warns Kentucky residents about scam callers

IRS warns Kentucky residents about scam callers

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service says a scam involving taxpayers has focused on Kentucky recently.

Land Between Lakes offering free cedar Christmas trees

Land Between Lakes offering free cedar Christmas trees

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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GOLDEN POND, Ky. (AP) — People who want to cut their own Christmas tree can do so for free this year at Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area.

Gov. Beshear Encourages Kentuckians to Honor Veterans

Gov. Beshear Encourages Kentuckians to Honor Veterans

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – In honor of Veterans Day, Gov. Steve Beshear is encouraging Kentuckians to recognize the courage, dedication and sacrifice of our soldiers and veterans.

Public invited to Veterans Day programs at Union County Public Schools on Wednesday

Public invited to Veterans Day programs at Union County Public Schools on Wednesday

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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Schools in Union County will be participating in Veterans Day programs on Wednesday.

Veterans Day Program to be held Wednesday at Union County Courthouse

Veterans Day Program to be held Wednesday at Union County Courthouse

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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Locally, Commander of the Griggs-Alvey American Legion Post #48 Lark Buckman tells WMSK News a Veterans Day Program will be held tomorrow morning at the Courthouse.

Earle C. Clements Job Corps Academy to recognize veteran staff

Earle C. Clements Job Corps Academy to recognize veteran staff

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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The Earle C. Clements Job Corps Academy will be honoring staff members Wednesday who have served in the military.

Southern Lights Stroll Sets Holiday Season in Motion

Southern Lights Stroll Sets Holiday Season in Motion

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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Run, Walk or Stroll Through Annual Holiday Display in Heart of Horse Country

GRADD recognized for senior nutrition initiatives

GRADD recognized for senior nutrition initiatives

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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Green River Area Development District (GRADD) received a 2015 Innovation Award at the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) Annual Training Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on October 27.

Henderson County Man Sentenced To Ten Years In Prison For Human Trafficking

Henderson County Man Sentenced To Ten Years In Prison For Human Trafficking

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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A Henderson County man was sentenced in federal court Monday to ten years in prison after pleading guilty to human trafficking for recruiting two minors to engage in commercial sex acts, according to U.S. Attorney John E. Kuhn, Jr.