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  1. Man Arrested After Chase Through Three CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Challenger. The chase started in Fayette County near the Madison County line on I-75 southbound and ended in Mount Vernon. According to state police, the chase reached speeds in excess of 160 MPH. Ten cars were ran off the road during the chase and ...

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  2. Snowstorm freezes Brandon family on I-75Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Lake Orion Review

    The Cox family made a rest stop on their drive down to Disney World. A 14-and-a-half hour stop in the middle of the expressway, with no restaurants or restrooms in sight, but plenty of snow, ice, and other vehicles also frozen in place on I-75 in Kentucky.

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  3. 'Sleeping on the interstate': Hundreds stranded in KentuckyRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | KLTV Tyler

    ... Kate Bragg was one of the stuck motorists, spending most of the night at mile marker 59 between Livingston and Mount Vernon. She and her husband, Alexx, are from Indiana and were on their way to Tennessee for a getaway weekend when they got stuck. ...

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  4. 'Sleeping on the interstate': Hundreds stranded in KentuckyRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Kate Bragg was one of the stuck motorists, spending most of the night at mile marker 59 between Livingston and Mount Vernon. She and her husband, Alexx, are from Indiana and were on their way to Tennessee for a getaway weekend when they got stuck. ...

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  5. Red Cross Setting Up Shelters For Those Stranded On I-75Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... first is off Exit 41 in London at the West London Baptist Church on Parker Road. The second is off Exit 59 in Mount Vernon at the Rockcastle County Middle School on Main Street. A mostly sunny sky returned Sunday afternoon, which was a welcomed ...

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  6. Storm strands drivers on I-75Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Kate Bragg was one of the stuck motorists, spending most of the night at mile marker 59 between Livingston and Mount Vernon. She and her husband, Alexx, are from Indiana and were on their way to Tennessee for a getaway weekend when they got stuck. ...

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  7. Parts of I-75 reopen after Friday crashes; some travelers still strandedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Kentucky State Police said one lane of Interstate 75 southbound in Rockcastle and Laurel Counties opened to traffic about 5 a.m. Saturday.

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  8. There was utter chaos on a Kentucky interstate, and drivers were stranded overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... being stuck in the storm and posted videos on Facebook and YouTube. Over 3 hours stranded on I-75 south at Mount Vernon, KY, our sax player decided to lighten the mood @wave3news @wkrt https://t.co/5s1oyadihT Well..after almost now 3 hours, dead ...

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  9. Saxophone player serenades stranded drivers with 'Let it Snow'Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | WPXI

    ... nowbound crowd with a rendition of "Let it Snow." Well..after almost now 3 hours, dead stopped on I-75 south at Mount Vernon, KY, Jay decided it was time to lighten the...

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  10. Indianapolis-based band jams while stranded on the interstate in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    The Indianapolis-based " Endless Summer Band " was headed to a gig in Johnson City, Tennessee when the snowstorm halted traffic on Interstate 75 near Mount Vernon, Kentucky. Three hours later, with no movement in sight, one of the band's members decided it was time for a show.

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  11. Large apartment fire on south side; residents displacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... Band" was headed to a gig in Johnson City, Tennessee when the snowstorm halted traffic on Interstate 75 near Mount Vernon, Kentucky. The Indianapolis-based "Endless Summer Band" was headed to a gig in Johnson City, Tennessee when the snowstorm ...

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  12. Show-and-Tell at genealogy meetingRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... interest. The society meets the third Monday of each month at its office located at 110 E. Main St. in downtown Mount Vernon. The public is invited to attend this informative presentation.

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  13. Arrests Made In 2015 Gas Station RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Madison County Deputies have tracked down two suspects in a four-month-old gas station robbery. The robbery occurred the morning of September 21st at the Midway Express in Berea.

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  14. Demonstration slated at artisan centerRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Louie Northern, of Mount Vernon, will demonstrate his oil painting techniques on Jan. 16, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea. Northern has chosen oil painting as his medium because it dries slowly, and he likes the way oil paint handles when using both a brush and palette knife.

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  15. Von Fischer to demonstrate oil painting at Kentucky Artisan CenterRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    On Saturday, artist Carl Von Fischer, of Mount Vernon, will demonstrate his oil painting techniques from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea. Von Fischer grew up in Cincinnati, and absorbed creativity directly from his parents.

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  16. Polling locations, early voting workers approved for primariesRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2015 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... all of Franklin County will be at Franklin County's East Annex building at 502 E. Main St. (State Hwy. 67E) in Mount Vernon. Early voting in person will be from February. 16 through February 26. For a listing of polling locations by precinct, see ...

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  17. Ruby M. BackmeyerRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2015 | Palladium-Item

    She was born March 6, 1925 in Mt Vernon, Kentucky to James and Eva Pennington Dooley and lived here most of her life.

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  18. KSP Trooper Injured In Rockcastle CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Dispatchers tell LEX 18 that this happened about 2 a.m. Tuesday morning on US Highway 150 between Brodhead and Mount Vernon. The trooper struck a horse with his cruiser.

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  19. Blood drive SaturdayRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    Carter BloodCare will conduct a blood drive at the church of Christ from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, November 7. The organization's mobile donor coach will be in the parking lot of the church, located at 708 W. Main St. in Mount Vernon.

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  20. Call to avoid delays in blood donationRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2015 | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    ... . The organization's mobile donor coach will be in the parking lot of the church, located at 708 W. Main St. in Mount Vernon. For details on how to reserve a time slot, see the October 29 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.

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