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  1. Ken Ham Is Luring Public Schools to His Creationist MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    Ken Ham speaks at a ribbon-cutting ceremony for his life-size Noah's Ark replica on July 5 in Williamstown, Kentucky. Ken Ham, the owner of the Creation Museum and also a recently built life-size model of Noah's Ark, has dropped his price of admission.

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  2. There's No Controversy: Let's Stop Failing Our Children On EvolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Public Radio

    Visitors pass outside the front of a replica Noah's Ark at the Ark Encounter theme park in Williamstown, Ky., in early July. Kevin Tibbles was reporting from the site of Kentucky's Ark Encounter, constructed by Christian fundamentalist, young-Earth creationist, and Answers in Genesis president Ken Ham.

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  3. WEST, JeanetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice WEST , Jeanette Age 80, of Springboro, passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2016. Jeanette was born on August 14, 1935 in Williamstown, KY to the late Spencer and Mamie Cook.

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  4. My Encounter with Ken Ham's Giant ArkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Christianity Today

    It was July 5, and I was watching him online from the comfort of my in-laws' home in Memphis. Two minutes into his solo, the Williamstown High School band joined in, marching in formation through the crowd of 7,000 people who had come to bear witness to the ribbon-cutting of Ark Encounter, a Christian theme park featuring a replica of Noah's ark built using the dimensions God gave to Noah in Genesis 6 .

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  5. Creator of life-size replica of Noah's ark reveals why he built the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | NewsOK.com

    The Ark Encounter includes a massive replica of Noah's ark as recounted in the Book of Genesis - a structure that is 510 feet long, 85 feet wide and 51 feet tall, sitting on land nestled between Cincinnati, Ohio, and Lexington, Kentucky. With the opening today of a new Christian theme park in Williamstown, Kentucky, individuals and families will be able to have a " life-sized Noah's ark experience ."

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  6. Fly on the Wall 1430Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Memphis Flyer

    Your Pesky Fly typically reports Memphis' weirdest news, but for the next two weeks, I'll be reporting from the road while attending the Republican and Democratic National Conventions with the Flyer 's Senior Political Editor Jackson Baker. On route to Cleveland, we took a brief side trip to Williamstown, Kentucky - home of the Ark Encounter, a $100 million model of Noah's Ark, where visitors are taught that the Earth is only 6,000 years old and people used to hand-feed dinosaurs.

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  7. Visitors pass outside the front of a replica Noah's Ark at the Ark...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KBMT

    Visitors pass outside the front of a replica Noah's Ark at the Ark Encounter theme park during a media preview day on July 5, 2016, in Williamstown, Ky. Days after white doves and shofar horns christened the opening of a new Noah's Ark attraction in northern Kentucky, the land-anchored ship welcomed a conspicuous and curious visitor: Bill Nye "the Science Guy."

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  8. Company Apologizes To Protesters After Denying Them Portable Toilet RentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky A group recently received an apology for the denial of services as they were protesting the Ark Encounter theme park in Williamstown. The Freedom From Religion Foundation says that the Tri-State Freethinkers, a group of nonbelievers from Kentucky, southern Ohio and southern Indiana, had called Five Star Septic and Portable Toilet Rentals on June 30 to ask for portable toilets to be sent to a July 7 demonstration against the Ark Encounter Park.

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  9. Bill Nye visits a Noah's Ark he doesn't believe should existRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... it. Nye was the first high-profile visitor to "Ark Experience," the Noah's Ark museum that opened Thursday in Williamstown, Kentucky. The $100 million project was built by Answers in Genesis, a Christian ministry that believes the Bible's story of ...

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  10. Louis C. Lescarbeau, 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | IBerkshires

    ... and later was employed at Warren Wire and General Cable in Pownal, Vt., and retired from Steinerfilm in Williamstown. He also was the owner of Lou's Catering in North Adams. Following his retirement, he continued working as a caterer at several area ...

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  11. Tracking Another Round of StormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... CITY, Ky. (LEX 18) - A 19-year-old man was killed in Danville overnight after being struck by a vehicle. WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky (LEX 18) Crews are searching for a possible drowning victim in Grant County. A body has not been found yet. LEX 18 has a crew ...

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  12. Robert Minch: Replica of Noaha s Ark raises hackles, questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Red Bluff Daily News

    Sources say a 510-foot replica of Noah's Ark is scheduled to open soon in Williamstown, Kentucky.

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  13. Bill Nye visits Noah's Ark theme park in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Anniston Star

    The full-scale Noah's Ark replica at the Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Ky. At 510 feet long, 85 feet wide and 51 feet high, based on the measurements in cubits found in the first few chapters of Genesis, the ark is the largest timber-frame structure in the world, according to the Ark Encounter.

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  14. Firefighter Investigated For Alleged Threats Against ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Nathan has Bardet-Biedl Syndrome, which is a rare condition that causes vision loss and behavioral issues, ... WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky (LEX 18) Crews are searching for a possible drowning victim in Grant County. A body has not been found yet. LEX 18 has a ...

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  15. LEX 18 Blood Drive To Be Held TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Nathan has Bardet-Biedl Syndrome, which is a rare condition that causes vision loss and behavioral issues, ... WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky (LEX 18) Crews are searching for a possible drowning victim in Grant County. A body has not been found yet. LEX 18 has a ...

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  16. 1 Dead In Harlan Co. House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Nathan has Bardet-Biedl Syndrome, which is a rare condition that causes vision loss and behavioral issues, ... WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky (LEX 18) Crews are searching for a possible drowning victim in Grant County. A body has not been found yet. LEX 18 has a ...

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  17. Men Plead Guilty In Connection To Cincinnati Professor DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... CITY, Ky. (LEX 18) - A 19-year-old man was killed in Danville overnight after being struck by a vehicle. WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky (LEX 18) Crews are searching for a possible drowning victim in Grant County. A body has not been found yet. LEX 18 has a crew ...

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  18. BP Announces Dollar Amount Of Damage In GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... CITY, Ky. (LEX 18) - A 19-year-old man was killed in Danville overnight after being struck by a vehicle. WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky (LEX 18) Crews are searching for a possible drowning victim in Grant County. A body has not been found yet. LEX 18 has a crew ...

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  19. Strong Winds Do Damage Across the BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... kitchen was not damaged in the storm however there is still a lot of work to be done before they can reopen. WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky (LEX 18) Crews are searching for a possible drowning victim in Grant County. A body has not been found yet. LEX 18 has a ...

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  20. Storms End in Time for the WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... Nathan has Bardet-Biedl Syndrome, which is a rare condition that causes vision loss and behavioral issues, ... WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky (LEX 18) Crews are searching for a possible drowning victim in Grant County. A body has not been found yet. LEX 18 has a ...

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