Lexington Newswire (Page 6)

Lexington Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lexington, KY. (Page 6)

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  1. Penn. Lawmaker Calls Fellow Rep. Gay After He Touched His ArmRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Pennsylvania lawmaker is under fire after insinuating that a fellow state representative was gay for touching his arm during a committee meeting. The incident, captured on a video feed, took place during a state government committee meeting in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Tuesday night.

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  2. Several Arrested In Drug Trafficking BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Upon arrival they found "more than five people, including a minor" with drugs and seven firearms, four of which were stolen. Ramondo Taylor, 19, was arrested and charged with engaging in organized crime, possession of handgun by a convicted felon, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance , and unlawful transaction with a minor.

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  3. Woman Charged With Murder In Deadly Apartment FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A woman has been charged with murder in connection with a fire that killed a woman and child in Kentucky. WDRB-TV reports that 26-year-old Danesha Peden was booked into Metro Corrections early Thursday morning and faces several charges, including murder, assault and arson.

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  4. GE Cuts 12K Power Jobs As Demand, Renewables, Skew MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    General Electric Co. will cut 12,000 jobs in its power division as alternative energy supplants demand for coal and other fossil fuels.

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  5. Four College Students Arrested In Alleged Shoplifting RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Four Georgetown College students face charges after they allegedly participated in a shoplifting ring that tried to steal more than $500 in merchandise from a store. Police reports show officers responded to a call about 4:50 p.m. Monday from Kohl's when a security officer allegedly saw four women choose merchandise and take the items into the same fitting room.

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  6. 3 JCPS Buses Involved In CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    According to our sister station WAVE 3 News , JCPS buses 1060, 558 and 1267 were transporting students to Pleasure Ridge Park High School, Frost Middle School and Stuart Middle School when the crash happened on Dixie Highway. School officials are working to inform parents about the crash.

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  7. Man Arrested In Connection To Humane Society BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Jacob West, 24, of Frankfort, was arrested Tuesday around 4:18 p.m. He is charged in connection to the burglary that took place at the Franklin County Humane Society last week. The case itself is still ongoing and Detectives expect to make a few more arrests in connection with this case and several other recent commercial burglaries in Frankfort.

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  8. Compassionate Caravan Program Helping Lexington's HomelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    To help them, volunteers with the Catholic Action Center are using the "Compassionate Caravan" once again to help the people who call streets home. The goal of the Catholic Action Center's Compassionate Caravan program is to find those who are homeless in Lexington and offer them a ride to a nearby shelter.

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  9. Tracking Arctic Shot And Snow ChanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Baby, it's about to be much colder outside! The leading edge of Arctic air will overwhelm the Ohio Valley Thursday. Highs will be knocked down to the 30s with overnight lows in the 20s and upper teens Thursday through Sunday- our first December cold snap that will probably linger into next week.

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  10. Kentucky lawyer who vanished pleads not guilty to escapeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Kentucky lawyer who vanished for six months until his capture in Central America has appeared in a federal courtroom as he faces the consequences for his role in a Social Security fraud case. Eric Conn had his initial court hearing in Lexington, Kentucky, on Wednesday, the day after he was flown back to the United States after he was caught outside a Pizza Hut in Honduras.

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  11. After 23 Years, LEX 18 Receptionist (And Station Mother) Alyce Casey ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    For 23 years, if you ever visited LEX 18's studios, Alyce Casey was the first person you likely ran into. If you called, she most likely spoke to you over the phone.

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  12. WWII Veteran Honored With New MedalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    LEXINGTON, Ky A WWII veteran was honored with several medals and three bronze stars in the war. On Wednesday, he was honored with them all over again.

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  13. 'Suspicious Item' Investigated Near Dumpster In LexingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Court documents released Tuesday say the man arrested in connection with the death of Mariah Woods had a history of abusing the young girl and her two brothers. In a custody battle over his two sons, Woods' biological father gave an argument for deserving custody, listing acts of physical and sexual abuse by 32-year-old Earl Kimrey, the boyfriend of the mother.

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  14. Ashley Judd: "I Thought That I Admired Charlies Rose, Until I Had A Personal Experience With Him"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    LEXINGTON, Ky Matt Jones, the host of 'Hey Kentucky' interviewed former Kentuckian Ashley Judd after she, along with others, was named Time Magazine's 'Person of the Year' after the #MeToo movement for victims of sexual harassment. Judd came forward about an incident that took place inside of a California hotel room when she was younger.

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  15. Man Arrested After Alleged DUI CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Officials say Landon Thomas, 19, of Campbellsville, was attempting to turn onto the bypass when he pulled into the path of a motorcycle operated by James Taylor, 55, of Campbellsville. Taylor was taken to Taylor Regional Hospital for treatment of minor injuries, then lodged in the Taylor County Detention Center.

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  16. Sen. Reggie Thomas Pre-Files Bill To Bring Early Voting To KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Senator Reginald Thomas of Lexington has pre-filed legislation that, if approved in the 2018 Regular Session, would allow in-person early voting three Saturdays preceding any primary, general, or special election. Bill Request 49 would allow qualified Kentucky voters in their county of residence to cast their ballot in-person any time between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m., three Saturdays prior to the election date.

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  17. Powell County Parents Fear Kids' Safety After Threats EmergeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Parents of children in Powell County's Stanton Elementary School say they fear for their kids' safety due to several threats on social media after one child claimed he's being bullied for not being a Christian. Six days ago, Powell County mother, Heather Estes, went on camera and said her two children were being bullied at Stanton Elementary for not being Christian.

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  18. Inmate Escapes Lexington LockupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    He was described as a white male with a bald head and brown eyes, standing 5-foot-10 and weighing 160 pounds. Authorities are asking anyone with information about Edwards to call the Kentucky State Police at 502-227-2221 or the Lexington Police at 859-258-3600.

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  19. Bowling Green Teen Bows Out Of 'The Voice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Kentucky's own Shi'Ann Jones made a last ditch effort Tuesday night to stay on NBC's "The Voice." The 15-year-old from Bowling Green sang Etta James' "At Last" for an "instant save," and America voted on whether or not she would move on to the Top 8. Thank you everyone for taking this journey with me it means a lot! This is only the beginning for me. 1 comment

  20. Feds Return Ex-Attorney Fraudster Eric C. Conn Back To LexingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Federal authorities arrived Tuesday night at Blue Grass Airport with ex-attorney Eric C. Conn, six months after he cut off his ankle monitor here and went on the lam. Earlier Tuesday, FBI agents released more details about the pursuit and capture of the convicted Social Security fraudster.

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