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Vet receives high school diploma more than 45 years later

Vet receives high school diploma more than 45 years later

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A Vietnam War veteran has received his high school diploma more than 45 years after originally leaving school to serve in the Marine Corps.

Police: 2 charged after exiting moving car while baby inside

Police: 2 charged after exiting moving car while baby inside

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Two people have been arrested after police say they got out of a moving vehicle, leaving a baby inside.

KNN: Bevin opposes Syrian resettlement in Kentucky

KNN: Bevin opposes Syrian resettlement in Kentucky

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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Governor-elect Bevin made the following statement regarding the resettlement of Syrian refugees in Kentucky:

Governor Beshear Unveils New Red, White, Blue Highway Signs for Another 42 Miles of I-69 in Western Kentucky

Governor Beshear Unveils New Red, White, Blue Highway Signs for Another 42 Miles of I-69 in Western Kentucky

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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Governor Steve Beshear and federal highway officials along with state and local leaders gathered in Madisonville Monday to unveil a new shiny red, white and blue highway sign marking the long-sought designation of Interstate 69 for a section of the Edward T. Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway.

Waverly woman injured in two-vehicle accident in Henderson

Waverly woman injured in two-vehicle accident in Henderson

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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A Waverly woman was injured in a rear-end collision in Henderson Monday morning.

21 year old Crittenden County man injured in wreck involving deer

21 year old Crittenden County man injured in wreck involving deer

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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A Crittenden County man was injured when authorities say a deer crashed through the windshield of his pickup truck after it was hit by a car.

McConnell, Capito Begin Senate Process to Address Obama Administration’s Anti-Coal Regulations

McConnell, Capito Begin Senate Process to Address Obama Administration’s Anti-Coal Regulations

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced on Monday that he and Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) placed their resolutions of disapproval regarding the Obama Administration’s anti-coal regulations on the Senate’s calendar, meaning they could come up for a vote as early as this week.

McConnell/Casey Bill Addressing Prenatal Addiction and Infant Opioid Withdrawal Passes House; Now Goes to President for Signature

McConnell/Casey Bill Addressing Prenatal Addiction and Infant Opioid Withdrawal Passes House; Now Goes to President for Signature

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) announced on Monday that their legislation to address the rise of prenatal opioid abuse and infants suffering from opioid withdrawal was approved by the House of Representatives.

KSP Investigates Fatal ATV Accident in Pike County

KSP Investigates Fatal ATV Accident in Pike County

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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(Pikeville, KY)- The Kentucky State Police, Pikeville Post, is investigating a fatal ATV collision that occurred in the evening hours of Monday, November 09, 2015.

Kentucky man gets life in prison in slaying of Ohio woman

Kentucky man gets life in prison in slaying of Ohio woman

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A Kentucky man who killed an 87-year-old Ohio woman and stuffed her body in the trunk of her car has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance for parole.

Consumers Should Use Caution at ATMs, Gas Pumps

Consumers Should Use Caution at ATMs, Gas Pumps

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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DFI’s Cybercrime Task Force Warns of Skimmers

KSP Works Injury Collision in Lyon County

KSP Works Injury Collision in Lyon County

Bill Stephens

November 17th, 2015

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(Kuttawa, KY) – The Kentucky State Police responded to a single vehicle collision on Monday, November 16, 2015 at 3:15 P.M.

Formation of Morganfield Industrial Park Oversight Committee Underway

Formation of Morganfield Industrial Park Oversight Committee Underway

Bill Stephens

November 16th, 2015

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Union County First Director of Community Development Garrick Thompson is trying to form a new committee in order to speed up the process for new business prospects looking to locate within the county. Thompson tells WMSK News they have learned the past couple of years […]

Morganfield man charged with 4th or greater DUI after wreck

Morganfield man charged with 4th or greater DUI after wreck

Bill Stephens

November 16th, 2015

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A Morganfield man was arrested after a wreck early Friday morning and charged with his 4th or greater DUI.

Build-Ready Site Certified in Graves County to Fast-Track New Industrial Investment

Build-Ready Site Certified in Graves County to Fast-Track New Industrial Investment

Bill Stephens

November 16th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 16, 2015) – A site certified as Build-Ready in Graves County’s Hickory Industrial Park stands as the latest in a series of locations endorsed through a Kentucky program promising to slice months from new-facility construction, Governor Steve Beshear announced today.