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Daviess Co. family among 2015 Outstanding Young Farm Family finalists

Daviess Co. family among 2015 Outstanding Young Farm Family finalists

Bill Stephens

October 6th, 2015

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Louisville, KY (October 5, 2015) – Preliminary judging for the 2015 Kentucky Farm Bureau (KFB) “Outstanding Young Farm Family” competition is complete and three finalists have been named for this prestigious honor: Brad and Karen Hines of Hart County, Scott and Shea Lowe of Calloway County, and Wesley and Jennifer Poole of Daviess County.

West Central KY Gas Prices Remains Steady

West Central KY Gas Prices Remains Steady

Bill Stephens

October 6th, 2015

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(October 5, 2015) -- West Central Kentucky gas prices rose only one cent, according to AAA East Central’s Fuel Gauge report. The national average is $2.290.

Kentucky Board of Education considers commissioner contract

Kentucky Board of Education considers commissioner contract

Bill Stephens

October 6th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Board of Education is meeting Tuesday to ratify a contract with the new state education commissioner, Stephen Pruitt.

Kentucky Teacher of the Year semifinalists named

Kentucky Teacher of the Year semifinalists named

Bill Stephens

October 6th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Nine semifinalists for the 2016 Kentucky Teacher of the Year Award have been named.

LG&E and KU retire Green River Station

LG&E and KU retire Green River Station

Bill Stephens

October 6th, 2015

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Company closes its oldest operating coal-fired facility after more than six decades

MSHA initiative to combat ‘deadliest month’ for miners

MSHA initiative to combat ‘deadliest month’ for miners

Bill Stephens

October 6th, 2015

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Safety alert addresses seasonal preparation incidents

Jamestown Becomes Newest Kentucky Trail Town

Jamestown Becomes Newest Kentucky Trail Town

Bill Stephens

October 6th, 2015

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JAMESTOWN, Ky. – The community of Jamestown is an official “Trail Town” thanks to its connections to water and land recreation, Tourism, Arts and Heritage Secretary Bob Stewart announced yesterday.

Section of KY 492 in Union County will be CLOSED on TUESDAY

Section of KY 492 in Union County will be CLOSED on TUESDAY

Bill Stephens

October 5th, 2015

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Motorists traveling KY 492 in Union County need to be aware a section of the road will be closed Tuesday.

Lane and Load Width Restriction on Green River Bridge in Spottsville on TUESDAY

Lane and Load Width Restriction on Green River Bridge in Spottsville on TUESDAY

Bill Stephens

October 5th, 2015

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Motorists traveling on US 60 need to be aware of a lane and load width restriction Tuesday on the Green River Bridge at Spottsville in Henderson County.

4 local residents injured in 4-vehicle chain reaction wreck in Henderson Co.

4 local residents injured in 4-vehicle chain reaction wreck in Henderson Co.

Bill Stephens

October 5th, 2015

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Four local residents were injured over the weekend in a four-vehicle chain-reaction wreck in Henderson County.

Team KAM Edges Out Team Titan for the Win!

Team KAM Edges Out Team Titan for the Win!

Bill Stephens

October 5th, 2015

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Team members sponsored by Kentucky Association of Manufactures of Frankfort won the 2015 Trooper Island Golf Scramble two years in a row!

West Side Nut Club Fall Festival begins TODAY in Evansville

West Side Nut Club Fall Festival begins TODAY in Evansville

Bill Stephens

October 5th, 2015

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The 94th annual West Side Nut Club Fall Festival begins Monday, October 05, 2015. The weeklong event has been an Evansville tradition since 1921.

Mayfield man killed in single-vehicle wreck

Mayfield man killed in single-vehicle wreck

Bill Stephens

October 5th, 2015

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A Mayfield man was killed in a single-vehicle wreck in Carlisle County over the weekend.

Attorney General Conway Announces Sentencing of Former Frankfort Caregiver on Sex Abuse Charges

Attorney General Conway Announces Sentencing of Former Frankfort Caregiver on Sex Abuse Charges

Bill Stephens

October 5th, 2015

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Attorney General Jack Conway today announced the sentencing of a former caregiver on five counts of sodomy in the third-degree and four counts of sexual abuse in the first-degree in Franklin County, Ky.

Residents evacuated, US 60 E in Henderson Co. closed Saturday due to natural gas leak

Residents evacuated, US 60 E in Henderson Co. closed Saturday due to natural gas leak

Bill Stephens

October 5th, 2015

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US 60 East in Henderson County was shut-down and residents were evacuated due to a gas leak over the weekend.