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  1. Madison County Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Heroin ConspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Madison County man, who was previously convicted of heroin charges, has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison. U.S. District Judge Joseph M. Hood sentenced Neal Scott Stone, 39, for conspiracy to distribute heroin, distribution of heroin, possession with intent to distribute heroin, attempt to possess with intent to distribute one kilogram of cocaine, and violating the conditions of his supervised release from a previous crime.

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  2. Madison grand jury issues no indictment in police shootingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Madison County grand jury has declined to indict anyone in the death of a man who was shot by law enforcement officers last fall. Kentucky State Police released the grand jury report Wednesday saying that the panel heard testimony from the state police investigator, an eyewitness and medical and firearms experts in the death of 29-year-old Jesse Aaron Gibbons on Sept.

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  3. Grand Jury Does Not Indict Anyone In Fatal Officer-Involved ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A grand jury has decided not to indict anyone involved in a shooting where officers from three agencies killed a man armed with a taser. It has been seven months since police and officers from multiple agencies shot and killed Jesse Gibbons in a chase that began in Fayette County.

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  4. Police: Surveillance Footage Indicates EKU Player Was Aggressor In Bar FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    After a grand jury decided not to indict any of the participants in a bar fight between EKU and UK football players at a Richmond bar, police have released surveillance footage of the fight. EKU player Colton Scurry was hurt in the brawl at Jerzee's bar on January 25. That fight also involved UK players Drew Barker, Dorian Baker and Tymere Dubose.

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  5. Weather Aware Day: Flooding Issues Reported As Rain ContinuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Officials and residents across central and eastern Kentucky are reporting flooding problems as heavy rain continues to fall across the region. Some of the areas reporting flooding problems include Perryville, the Four Mile Road area in Richmond, and areas of Bath, Lincoln and Casey counties.

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  6. Arrest Made In Murder Of Man Found In CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Martinez-Castillo's body was found in a creek off Lake Wilgreen in Madison County on Wednesday night. Troopers tell LEX 18 that early Saturday morning they arrested Billy Chadwell, 35, of Richmond and charged him with murder.

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  7. Grand jury: No indictments in fight between football playersRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Police say a Madison County, Kentucky, grand jury will not indict anyone involved in a January bar fight between students and football players from Eastern Kentucky University and the University of Kentucky that left an EKU player injured. A Richmond, Kentucky, police report did not name those involved in the Jan. 25 fight at Jerzee's.

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  8. No Indictments Returned In UK/EKU Football Player FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A grand jury did not return an indictment against three UK football players and one Eastern football player accused of fighting with one another. Richmond police issued a press statement on a fight that allegedly took place between the football players at a Richmond bar in January.

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  9. NWS: Confirmed Tornado In Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The National Weather Service in Jackson has confirmed that a tornado touched down in Madison County during Tuesday's storms. According to NWS, a confirmed EF-0 was spotted at least five to six miles South of Richmond.

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  10. Elderly Couple Rescued From Flooded HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The home on Berea Road in Lexington was surrounded by water and trapped a couple inside who had to call authorities to help them escape. The Lexington Fire Department responded with a crew and inflatable rafts.

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  11. Dry But Cool Start To The WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Still dealing with lingering flooding issues this morning. Be careful- "Turn Around, Don't Drown"! Many water levels on creeks/streams will begin to drop today.

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  12. Lexington Church Floods In Friday RainstormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Mt. Olivet Baptist Church of Lexington on Delaware Ave was flooded Friday morning. Abraham Hamm, Assistant Pastor of the church said all of the bathrooms, nursery, hallway, classrooms were flooded.

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  13. Louisville Authorities Report More Than 160 Water Rescues From Flood WatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Louisville's roads were nearly crippled with high water on Friday with fire officials reporting more than 160 water rescues. Authorities say more than 160 water rescues were necessary due to the rain that started Thursday and continued through Friday evening.

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  14. Richmond Woman Set To Earn Second Master's Degree At Age 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    When she earned a master's degree in English from Eastern Kentucky University in 1989, Marjorie Farris was caring for her cancer-stricken husband and unable to participate in fall commencement exercises. Now, a quarter-century later, with a boundless energy and youthful spirit that belies her nearly 78 years of age, a determined Farris is once again set to roll her wheelchair across an EKU commencement stage - this time to receive a master's degree in history on May 15. This is hardly the first time that Farris, of Richmond, has proven skeptics wrong.

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  15. A Grieving Family Still Has QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Less than a week ago, Amber Dawn Webb, a Madison County mother was killed in a car crash on I-75 and her family still has a lot of questions. They don't know how the wreck happened or why she was on the interstate in the first place.

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  16. Vigil Held For Answers In Triple MurderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Saturday marked five years since three men were gunned down in Clark County. Half a decade after the crime and no one has been charged for the death of Clayton Edge, Robbie Reese, and Dustin Browning.

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  17. Weather Update, March 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The heavier rain is long gone but I'm still tracking some light returns over southeastern counties early Wednesday morning. Watch for low clouds, drizzle and patchy, dense fog on your commute as well as any lingering flooding.

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  18. Police In Louisville Investigate StabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Police say a man stabbed the victim twice at a home along Parthenia Avenue in Shively around 8:15 p.m. EMS took the victim to the University of Louisville Hospital. Officials did not release any information on his condition.

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  19. Authorities Looking For Missing Man In Henderson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Deputies say Jeffrey Clary, 55, was last heard from Saturday afternoon. Clary called a friend and said he was "hung up" in the river bottoms.

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  20. Rockslide Blocks Pike County RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Officials started receiving calls about the slide along Bypass Road, between Reynold's Market and Chloe Road, around 9 p.m. They say it could take several days for crews to clean up the rockslide. Officials have set up an emergency conference call to discuss the urgency of the situation and the possibility of other rockslides in the area.

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