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  1. Two Die In Western Kentucky House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Daviess County Coroner Jeff Jones told The Messenger-Inquirer that the blaze was reported early Friday morning and responding firefighters found two bodies. He did not release their identities.

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  2. 2 die in western Kentucky house fireRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Daviess County Coroner Jeff Jones told The Messenger-Inquirer that the blaze was reported early Friday morning and responding firefighters found two bodies. He did not release their identities.

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  3. House bans brewers from owning distributorsRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The state House of Representatives has approved a bill that would force Anheuser-Busch to sell two Kentucky companies that distribute alcohol in Jefferson and Daviess counties. The House voted 67-31 to approve a bill that would not allow brewers to own distributors.

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  4. Soldier nicknamed Rambo pleads guilty in plot to kill agentRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A former U.S. soldier known as Rambo has pleaded guilty in New York to conspiring to kill a federal agent and faces 10 years to life in prison. Joseph Hunter entered the plea Friday in Manhattan federal court, admitting he conspired to kill a Drug Enforcement Administration agent and one of the agent's informants.

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  5. Hundreds of firefighters head to Owensboro for schoolRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Daviess County Fire Chief Dwane Smeathers is first vice president of the Green River Firefighters Association. He told the Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer that all the training will be in classrooms.

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  6. Hundreds Gather To Mourn Former Sen. Wendell FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    When it was time to break ground for the Kentucky Horse Park in 1974, former Gov. Wendell Ford had no use for a shovel. The "boy from Yellow Creek" plowed the earth with a team of mules that day as a nod to the farmers in his native western Kentucky, just one of the legendary politician's many touches that showed his deep understanding of Kentucky and the people that put him in office year after year.

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  7. Wendell Ford Photo Courtesy Of gov.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Retired Senator Wendell Ford will lie in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort on Sunday, followed by a funeral service and interment in Owensboro on Tuesday. "Senator Ford's long political career began here in the halls of the state Capitol, where he served as a state Senator, Lieutenant Governor, and Governor.

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  8. Former mayor of St. Libory dies in workplace accidentRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Daviess County Coroner's Office in Kentucky said 67-year-old Richard "Preacher" Thessing was killed Monday when a metal door frame fell on him in Owensboro. The Belleville News Democrat reports Thessing was working as a truck driver and was unloading the metal door frame at the time.

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