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  1. Hawkins to travel to Far EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | WKYT

    For the second time in his career, senior guard Dominique Hawkins will travel to the Far East in conjunction with Reach USA for a cultural exchange trip. The Reach USA team will travel from May 16-29 for a cultural exchange basketball trip in order to learn more about the Far Eastern culture, while sharing its own culture.

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  2. Mayo, Reischel voted to NABC All-District teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | WKYT

    Eastern Kentucky University men's basketball players Nick Mayo and Jarelle Reischel have been voted to the 2015-16 National Association of Basketball Coaches All District-19 Second Team, the organization announced on Friday. Mayo, who was named first team All-Ohio Valley Conference and the league's Freshman of the Year at the conclusion of the regular season, made an immediate impact for Eastern in his first year in Richmond, emerging as one of the top freshmen in the country.

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  3. Man enters guilty plea in Richmond double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | WKYT

    Daniel Keene changed his plea in a Madison County courtroom on Wednesday morning. He is charged in the kidnappings and murders of Sonsoray Warford and Charles Walker. 5 comments

  4. Richmond police arrest man wanted in two statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | WKYT

    Richmond police say they have arrested a man wanted in Pennsylvania and Louisiana and have charged him with several new offenses. Robert Fleming, 30, was arrested early Sunday morning at a home on Kentucky Avenue.

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  5. Fundraiser held for Daniel Ellis and John MackeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | WKYT

    As the families of Richmond Police Officer, Daniel Ellis, and Jessamine County Paramedic, John Mackey, continue to deal with the tragic deaths of their loved ones, people in the bluegrass are letting them know they are not alone. "I got a phone call from a police officer right after the tragedy in Richmond with Officer Ellis," says voice talent artist, Gary Michaels.

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  6. Victim of fatal accident in Madison County identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | WKYT

    According to a press release from the Fayette County Coroner's Office, Gary McCreary, 64, was taken to UK Chandler Hospital after colliding with another vehicle near Richmond. Shortly after arriving at the hospital, the coroner's office says McCreary died from his injuries.

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  7. Leno appearing in Richmond in celebrity series finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | WKYT

    Jay Leno is appearing in Richmond next spring in an event being billed as a tribute to Officer Daniel Ellis, the Richmond police officer killed in the line of duty this month. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Leno will perform at 8 p.m. April 23 at Richmond's St. Mark Catholic Church.

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  8. Grand jury to hear cases against mother, son connected to Richmond murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | WKYT

    For the first time in the Richmond murder case involving Melissa Collins and her son Adrian Collins, officers are taking the stand, explaining why they think Adrian Collins killed 37-year-old Ronnie Kelly. During Wednesday's preliminary hearing, Richmond detective Matt Boyle testified that Melissa Collins called 911 after the shooting happened in her apartment on Turpin Drive on November 1. She claimed she didn't see the shooting but she heard her son shoot Kelly.

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  9. Louisville man searching for photos sold at Richmond storage auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | WKYT

    A Louisville man is hoping the public can help him find hundreds of his childhood pictures that were sold at auction. The photos were kept in a storage unit that was cleared out last month.

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  10. WATCH | Services for Richmond Officer Daniel EllisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | WKYT

    Police are expecting thousands of people, from Kentucky and beyond, to pay their final respects to Daniel N. Ellis, the Richmond police officer who was killed in the line of duty. Funeral services for Ellis, who died last Friday, are scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Eastern Kentucky University's Alumni Coliseum.

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  11. Funeral for Officer Ellis being held todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | WKYT

    The ceremony will begin at 11 and is expected to end around 12:30. It will be held in the Alumni Coliseum on Eastern Kentucky University's campus.

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  12. Softball tournament planned for Saturday to raise money for Ellis familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | WKYT

    Support for Officer Daniel Ellis shows no signs of slowing down. And even though he served Richmond, support is also coming long-distance - even cross-country.

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  13. Tokens of respect come from all over for fallen Richmond officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | WKYT

    People across the country are finding ways to pay their respects to the family of a Richmond Police Officer who was killed in the line of duty. Dozens of flower arrangements and memorials have arrived since Officer Ellis was injured, Including one special delivery to his visitation on Tuesday, from the New York Yankees.

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  14. Richmond police announce funeral procession route for Officer Daniel EllisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | WKYT

    Ellis, a seven year veteran of the Richmond Police Department, was shot in the head last Wednesday while he was searching a residence on Ballard Drive for a robbery investigation. He passed away around 2 a.m. Friday.

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  15. Estill Co. vigil honors Officer Ellis, other emergency services personnelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | WKYT

    The wave of support that began in Richmond following the shooting and death of Officer Daniel Ellis is now spilling over into neighboring counties. On the steps of the Estill County Courthouse in downtown Irvine, under the flag and their own flashing lights, police and first responders prayed for their fallen brother.

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  16. Madison Central football team honors Officer Ellis before gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | WKYT

    Madison Central High School, where fallen Richmond Police Officer Daniel Ellis' wife, Katie, is an assistant principal, honored Officer Ellis at the school's playoff football game Friday night at Henry Clay High School. The decals on their helmets - an RPD badge with Officer Ellis' badge number, 457 - were a reminder of the pain so many now feel.

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  17. Funeral arrangements set for Richmond Officer Daniel EllisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | WKYT

    Ellis had been in critical condition at University of Kentucky Hospital since he was shot in the head Wednesday morning while he was searching a residence on Ballard Drive as part of a robbery investigation. Kentucky State Police say Ellis passed away around 2 a.m. Friday.

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  18. Shooting of police officer leaves community in shockRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | WKYT

    The shooting of Officer Daniel Ellis shocked the community of Richmond. Officer Ellis was shot in the head during a robbery investigation on Ballard Drive on Wednesday morning.

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  19. Man accused of punching Richmond officer who responded to domestic callRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | WKYT

    A 21-year-old man is accused of punching a Richmond police officer in the face after he responded to a reported domestic situation. Devin Meeks is charged with third-degree assault of a police officer, fourth-degree assault and third-degree criminal mischief.

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  20. EKU's Thursday night game moved to Georgetown CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | WKYT

    Eastern Kentucky University's football game against Tennessee Tech University, scheduled for Thursday at Roy Kidd Stadium, is being moved to Toyota Stadium at Georgetown College in Georgetown, Kentucky, Director of Athletics Steve Lochmueller announced today. Eastern Kentucky University President Michael Benson announced today the closing of all EKU campuses for Thursday, Oct. 8 and Friday, Oct. 9 due to a security threat on campus.

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