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  1. United Way's Day of Action engages record number of volunteers11:06 amRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Grayson News Gazette

    ... agencies like Feeding America, Kentucky's Heartland, Elizabethtown Independent Schools' Panther Place, Breckinridge County Good Samaritan Center, and LaRue County Schools. Other partner agencies included Meade County's Pets in Need Society, St. ...

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  2. Man Faces Possession Charge After Ashland Traffic StopRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | WCHS-TV Charleston

    ... panel to study and recommend improvements to West Virginia's juvenile justice system. Investigators in Breckinridge County are searching for the person who broke into a military veteran's home southwest of Louisville and took a Purple Heart and ...

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  3. Investigators Search for Military HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    Investigators in Breckinridge County are searching for the person who broke into a military veteran's home southwest of Louisville and took a Purple Heart and Bronze Star.

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  4. Iraq War Vet sees Purple Heart and Bronze Star taken along with family heirlooms in burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | WKJK-AM Louisville

    BRECKINRIDGE CO., Ky -- Thieves broke into a Breckinridge County home two days ago.

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  5. Veteran hopes thieves who stole Purple Heart will have a heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... but say the medals won't get them much money. "Those are some things that are close to his heart," said Breckinridge County Sheriff Todd Pate. "Unless we recover those items, those are pretty well irreplaceable to him." Hinkle still suffers from ... 2 comments

  6. Purple Heart and Bronze Star stolen from veteran in Breckinridge CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... Josh Harrellson expressed thanks to the team and its fans. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Investigators in Breckinridge County are searching for whoever's responsible for breaking into Army Veteran Ron Hinkle's home on Monday. Hinkle's Purple Heart and ...

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  7. Memorial ride and fundraiser held for hit-and-run victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... ON BY A TRUCK DRIVEN BY 21-YEAR-OLD WILLIAM BROWN. BROWN, WHO SUFFERED ONLY MINOR INJURIES, IS JAILED IN BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY. BOTH MEN RESIDED IN IRVINGTON. RADCLIFF POLICE ARE SEARCHING FOR A HIT AND RUN DRIVER. OFFICERS SAY THE DRIVER FLED ON FOOT ...

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  8. Man charged with manslaughter, DUI for Breckinridge Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | WHAS11

    A 21-year-old man was charged with manslaughter and DUI after a deadly crash in the morning of July 5 in Breckinridge County.

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  9. Letter: Writer links DUI with Wet/Dry StatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | Columbia Magazine

    For the record, Breckinridge County just had a local option election for the legal sale of alcoholic beverage.

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  10. Irvington man killed in suspected drunk driving crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... James Dupin. Brown, 21, is charged with second-degree manslaughter and DUI. He is being held at the Breckinridge County jail after being treated for minor injuries at Breckinridge Memorial Hospital, according to KSP and Breckinridge County jail ...

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  11. One killed in Breckinridge County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Few details about the accident are available, but Irvington Police said the crash involved two cars and happened late in the afternoon on July 4. It's not clear what caused the accident or if anyone else was injured. The names of those involved have not been released.

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  12. Sheepsquatch: A creature from the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Examiner.com

    ... local eye-witness accounts of the Sheepsquatch. In July of 2004, on the western edge of Appalachia in Breckinridge County, Kentucky, Ricky Joyce and Dakota Cheeks, long time friends, had decided to go on a hunting trip, like they had many times ...

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  13. Man held on $1M bond after DUI crash that killed Hardin County teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    A Breckinridge County man is being held on a $1 million bond after he's accused of killing a teenager in a DUI crash. 1 comment

  14. Cougars win on unearned run in fifthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    Playing their first game of the summer baseball season in the Twin Lakes Baseball Conference, the Cougar nine scored a run in the bottom of the fifth inning to beat the visiting Breckinridge County Tigers 1-0.

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  15. Cougars win on unearned run in fifthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    Playing their first game of the summer baseball season in the Twin Lakes Baseball Conference, the Cougar nine scored a run in the bottom of the fifth inning to beat the visiting Breckinridge County Tigers 1-0.

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  16. Malibu vs. Freightliner collision in Meade County results in injuriesRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Columbia Magazine

    Malibu vs. Freightliner collision in Meade County results in injuries By Tpr. Jeff Gregory, Public Affairs Officer Kentucky State Police, Post 4, Elizabethtown HARDINSBURG, KY - On Saturday, July 6, 2013 at approximately 10:09acCT, Kentucky State Police Post 04 received a call from the Breckinridge County dispatch requesting assistance in regards ... (more)

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  17. Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest in Hancock CountyRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    ... items used to manufacture methamphetamine. Cody Bauer was arrested at the scene, transported to Breckinridge County Jail and charged with manufacturing meth, unlawful possession of meth precursor, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, ...

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  18. MINKS v. COMMONWEALTHRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... both arguments, we affirm the judgment and sentence of the Breckinridge Circuit Court. In March, 2011, Breckinridge County Deputy Sheriff Chris Woosley traveled to William Minks's trailer to serve an arrest warrant on Minks's brother, John. Minks ...

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  19. Cougars tame Tigers 8-0 on Senior NiteRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    The Cougar softball team said goodbye to its five seniors in Thursday evening's Senior Night game which the Cougars won 8-0 over visiting Breckinridge County.

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  20. 6 Arrested on Drug Related Charges in Hancock CountyRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Kentucky State Police

    ... Officers also heard commotion coming from within the residence, and observed William T. Dowell JR. of Breckinridge County fleeing on foot from the rear of Harris' residence. After a short foot pursuit through a wooded area, officers effected the ...

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