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  1. Weather 23 mins ago 4:44 a.m.Flash Flood WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WHAS11

    KYC073-209-211-215-281045- FRANKLIN KY-SPENCER KY-SHELBY KY-SCOTT KY- 537 AM EDT THU JUL 28 2016 ...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 AM EDT FOR FRANKLIN...CENTRAL SPENCER...CENTRAL SHELBY AND NORTHWESTERN SCOTT COUNTIES... AT 535 AM EDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED A FEW ROADS UNDER HIGH WATER IN THE WARNING AREA...INCLUDING ROADS IN DOWNTOWN SHELBYVILLE...A FEW NORTHWEST OF FRANKFORT...AND IN THE NORTHERN PART OF SCOTT COUNTY. THE HEAVIEST OF THE RAINS ARE OVER FOR NOW...SO THE WATERS SHOULD BEGIN RECEDING SHORTLY.

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  2. Court to Consider Umarov Temporary InjunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Blood Horse

    A Kentucky court hearing scheduled Monday, Aug. 1 could determine if the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission can move forward on its intentions to immediately sanction trainer Otabek Umarov for allegedly refusing to allow a horse to receive pre-race testing and other violations in late April at Franklin, Ky. Circuit Court Judge Phillip Shepherd is scheduled to consider a temporary injunction Aug. 1 that would prevent the KHRC from immediately imposing a 10-year license suspension of Umarov.

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  3. 2016 Garcia Memorial Prize for Best Novel Goes to Karen Evancic's When a Red Bird FliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... About the book: It's 1954 and Lillie Mae Garrett lay alone on an empty hospital ward in the small farming town of Franklin, Kentucky. Abandoned there by her husband and left to die, she begs for death, welcoming it with every ragged breath. Day ...

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  4. Historical Racing Argued Again in CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Blood Horse

    ... of the race upon which the game's outcome is determined. The machines questioned during the Monday hearing before Franklin Circuit Court Judge Thomas Wingate are manufactured by Encore and are only in use at Kentucky Downs. The Franklin, Ky., track ...

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  5. Ukiah City Council adopts public art policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    A parade of people addressed the Ukiah City Council this week to support the city instituting a public art policy that did not include a $600 processing fee, which they described as a hardship for most artists that would discourage the number of applications received. “The city should embrace art with a passionate aspiration,” said one man, who felt that the city should “subsidize” the cost of staff's time in order to encourage more applications.

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  6. Ukiah to hire auditor for police departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    The Ukiah City Council Wednesday approved a request by Ukiah Police Chief Chris Dewey to hire an independent auditor to evaluate his department's performance. “I think this is a very appropriate use of asset forfeiture funds, and I think the department being proactive instead of reactive is totally moving in the right direction,” said Vice-Mayor Jim Brown, who then seconded Council member Doug Crane's motion to approve the hiring of attorney Robert Aaronson for a $20,000 contract.

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  7. Georgia VIP Day Set for Kentucky DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Blood Horse

    ... Amber Chalfin, and host handicapper, Ellis Starr, national racing analyst at Equibase." Kentucky Downs, located in Franklin, Ky., conducts its live turf racing meet each September on the only "European-style" race course in North America. The meet ...

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  8. Ukiah council mulling plan to help golf course use recycled waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    The Ukiah City Council Wednesday delayed voting on a plan that would help water-guzzling facilities such as the golf course use recycled water when it becomes available to them. “One of our goals was to get recycled water to those recreation areas that can use it,” said Vice-Mayor Jim Brown, referring to the Ukiah Valley Golf Course, Anton Stadium and Todd Grove Park.

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  9. Weather 27 mins ago 10:05 p.m.Severe Thunderstorm WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WHAS11

    KYC073-211-140315- FRANKLIN KY-SHELBY KY- 1101 PM EDT WED JUL 13 2016 ...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1115 PM EDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN FRANKLIN AND EAST CENTRAL SHELBY COUNTIES... AT 1100 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 9 MILES WEST OF FRANKFORT...MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH. HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

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  10. Buffalo Tracea s first estate bourbon in the barrelRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 9 | Albany Times Union

    ... i.e., a small-batch bourbon made with ingredients entirely sourced from their own grounds. Now, according to the Franklin, KY, company, that initial corn from that planting has been used to make a new estate bourbon that recently was put into aging ...

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  11. Kentucky Downs Plans Facility RenovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Blood Horse

    near Franklin, Ky., plans about $4 million worth of facility renovations and hopes most are in place by the time the track opens for its five days of live racing beginning Sept. 3. The project will focus on renovations and expansion to the red brick ...

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  12. Russellville man arrested after stealing from neighborRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... times and stolen firearms and tools. All of the items had been sold and pawned. Tools were found in shops in Franklin, Kentucky, while a firearm was located in Portland, Tennessee. Rouse is being charged with Burglary 1st and 2nd Degree and Two ...

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  13. Danville man on tractor killed in accident on Alabama 157Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Decatur Daily

    A Danville man driving a tractor on Alabama 157 in Cullman County was struck and killed by a tractor trailer truck this morning, according to state troopers. James David McAbee, 45, of Danville was driving a John Deere tractor when he was struck by a 2014 International tractor-trailer truck driven by Richard D. Enlow, 35, of Franklin, Kentucky, trooper spokesman Curtis Summerville said.

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  14. Impero Software's keyword library addresses online safety concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | ESchool News

    ... Administrators can create reports and export data on student or class activity, or on trending phrases. "Before Franklin County Public Schools implemented Impero Education Pro, we had many instances of students searching for inappropriate terms, ...

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  15. Single Vehicle Injury Collision on Interstate 65Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2016 | Kentucky State Police

    ... at the 17 mile marker northbound in Warren County. The preliminary investigation indicated that Teresa James(52) of Franklin was operating a 2005 Toyota Camry and was traveling northbound on I-65 when the right rear tire of the vehicle blew out ...

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  16. Impero Software's Keyword Library for U.S. Schools Addresses Online ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | District Administration

    ... Administrators can create reports and export data on student or class activity, or on trending phrases. "Before Franklin County Public Schools implemented Impero Education Pro, we had many instances of students searching for inappropriate terms, ...

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  17. Umarov Receives Stay While Case is DecidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Blood Horse

    Franklin, Ky. Circuit Court Judge Phillip Shepherd on June 23 granted sanctioned owner-trainer Otabek Umarov a stay in his 10-year suspension until an administrative hearing is conducted or until the court can rule on a motion for a temporary injunction.

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  18. Court Decision Soon on Umarov's Stay RequestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Blood Horse

    Franklin, Ky., Circuit Court Judge Phillip Shepherd said June 22 he plans to issue a ruling in the next day or two on a request for a stay by suspended owner/trainer Otabek Umarov. Umarov was suspended for 10 years by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission after it determined he refused to allow out-of-competition testing on one of his horses, stakes winner .

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  19. Man Reported Missing Found Dead in Warren CountyRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | Kentucky State Police

    ... Road in Warren County. The preliminary investigation indicated that the body identified as David Aycock (37) of Franklin was found dead in a wooded area approx. 100 feet from the roadway in the 800 block of Happy Hollow Road. Mr. Aycock had just ...

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  20. Dog possibly saves Franklin woman's life after seizureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    In this photo taken Tuesday, June 14, 2016, Shannon Henderson of Franklin, Ky, poses for a photo with Bella, a chocolate Labrador retriever.

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