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Gov. Beshear Orders Flags to Half-staff to Honor Fallen Police Officer

Gov. Beshear Orders Flags to Half-staff to Honor Fallen Police Officer

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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Governor Steve Beshear has directed that flags at state office buildings be lowered to half-staff Wednesday in honor of a Richmond police officer killed in the line of duty.

Whitfield Joins in Introducing Resolution to Designate November “National Diabetes Month”

Whitfield Joins in Introducing Resolution to Designate November “National Diabetes Month”

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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1st District Congressman Ed Whitfield has joined two other U.S. House of Representatives in introducing a resolution to designate November as “National Diabetes Awareness Month.” Whitfield, Co-Chair of the House Diabetes Caucus, said in a release Kentucky continues to rank in the top 10 every […]

Pape Announces he will change Veteran’s Administration

Pape Announces he will change Veteran’s Administration

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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Mike Pape, who is now a candidate for Congress to replace the retiring 1st District Congressman Ed Whitfield, has announced his plan to modernize and replace an outdated VA Healthcare system.

Daytime Closure on KY 667/Bottoms Road in UNION County Moved South of KY 56

Daytime Closure on KY 667/Bottoms Road in UNION County Moved South of KY 56

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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Motorists traveling on KY 667 in Union County need to be aware daytime closures will continue for about another week.

Five Former Owners of a Kentucky Clinical Laboratory Indicted for Health Care Fraud

Five Former Owners of a Kentucky Clinical Laboratory Indicted for Health Care Fraud

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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LEXINGTON — A federal grand jury has returned a 100-count indictment charging five men, who owned a clinical laboratory, with billing health care third-party payors for urine drug tests that were medically unnecessary and not eligible for reimbursement.

Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. Announces Production Adjustments; Issuance of WARN Act Notices at Its Sebree and Gibson Complexes

Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. Announces Production Adjustments; Issuance of WARN Act Notices at Its Sebree and Gibson Complexes

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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TULSA, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 6, 2015-- Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: ARLP) has announced that in response to continued uncertainty in the coal markets, it has taken several actions to reduce production at its higher-cost mines in order to focus on maximizing production at its lower-cost mines.

Former Employee Of The Scottsville Baptist Church Charged With Embezzling More Than $270,000 To Pay For Personal Expenses

Former Employee Of The Scottsville Baptist Church Charged With Embezzling More Than $270,000 To Pay For Personal Expenses

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – United States Attorney John E. Kuhn, Jr. announced the recent charge by Information of an Allen County, Kentucky woman with three counts of wire fraud for embezzling more than $270,000 from her former employer, the Scottsville Baptist Church.

Gov. Beshear: Auto Supplier Grupo Antolin to Open Two Facilities in Louisville

Gov. Beshear: Auto Supplier Grupo Antolin to Open Two Facilities in Louisville

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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Company creating 200 jobs with more than $13.7 million investment

Eagle Watch Weekends Available At Kentucky State Parks

Eagle Watch Weekends Available At Kentucky State Parks

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – A unique Kentucky State Park tradition – Eagle Watch Weekends – will be offered once again in January and February 2016.

Governor Beshear Makes Appointments to Boards and Commissions

Governor Beshear Makes Appointments to Boards and Commissions

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 6, 2015) – Governor Steve Beshear has made the following appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions.

Republican Party of Kentucky names next chairman

Republican Party of Kentucky names next chairman

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Mac Brown is the next chairman of the Republican Party of Kentucky.

Fort Campbell sending 500 to Iraq, Kuwait next year

Fort Campbell sending 500 to Iraq, Kuwait next year

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — The military says about 500 soldiers from the 101st Airborne headquarters at Fort Campbell are deploying to the Middle East to support military actions against the Islamic State group.

Andre Dawson to be honored at Louisville Slugger museum

Andre Dawson to be honored at Louisville Slugger museum

Bill Stephens

November 9th, 2015

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Former baseball great Andre Dawson will receive a "Living Legend" award at the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory.

Eastbound Ramp Closures at AUDUBON Parkway/KY 1078 Exit 5 Interchange in Henderson Co. now OPEN

Eastbound Ramp Closures at AUDUBON Parkway/KY 1078 Exit 5 Interchange in Henderson Co. now OPEN

Bill Stephens

November 6th, 2015

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Motorists who travel the Audubon Parkway in Henderson County will be happy to know the exit and entry ramps at the KY 1078 Zion Exit 5 Interchange are now open after being closed for reconstruction as a part of a larger rehabilitation project along the parkway since last week.

Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Answers to common questions about Kentucky’s modern gun deer season

Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Answers to common questions about Kentucky’s modern gun deer season

Bill Stephens

November 6th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Information Center at the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources fields approximately 100,000 phone calls annually, and the call volume peaks from late October into early November as hunters inquire about rules and regulations for the statewide modern gun deer season.