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  1. Life Expectancy Gaps Growing in USRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Voice of America

    ... difference in 2014 - highlighting massive and growing inequality in the health of Americans." For example, in Owsley County, Kentucky, one of the poorest counties, life expectancy fell from 72.4 in 1980 to 70.2 in 2014, researchers said. In some ...

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  2. Some Americans expected to live 20 YEARS more than othersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... US counties have shorter life expectancies than their parents did. For example, life expectancy at birth in Owsley County, Kentucky, was 72.4 in 1980, dropping to 70.2 in 2014. Researchers from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) ...

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  3. Gap growing between longest and shortest lifespans in the USRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Babies born today in 13 US counties have shorter expected lifespans than their parents did when they were born decades ago, according to a new study. For example, life expectancy at birth in Owsley County, Kentucky, was 72.4 in 1980, dropping to 70.2 in 2014.

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  4. News in Brief -Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2017 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... tanks remotely. The Kentucky Department for Local Government says in a release that homes in Booneville and Owsley County have experienced frequent low water pressure and outages due to limited capacity and corrosion of the existing tanks. ...

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  5. Grant will place new water storage tanks in Owsley CountyRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... he tanks remotely. The Kentucky Department for Local Government says in a release that homes in Booneville and Owsley County have experienced frequent low water pressure and outages due to limited capacity and corrosion of the existing tanks.

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  6. KY 30 Down To One Lane In Breathitt Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... becomes available. BOONEVILLE, Ky. (LEX18) - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. at the Booneville Homes Apartments in Booneville. Family members tell LEX18 a ...

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  7. The Warm Up BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... becomes available. BOONEVILLE, Ky. (LEX18) - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. at the Booneville Homes Apartments in Booneville. Family members tell LEX18 a ...

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  8. Police: Kentucky deputy fatally shot suspect with knifeRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... troopers were dispatched to the shooting around 11 p.m. Wednesday. Their initial investigation found that an Owsley County sheriff's deputy responded to a domestic dispute at an apartment near Booneville and while investigating found a suspect with ...

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  9. Log Truck Crash Shuts Down Montgomery County RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    BOONEVILLE, Ky. - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night.

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  10. Investigation Finds Safety Violations In Lineman's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... the incident. BOONEVILLE, Ky. (LEX18) - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. at the Booneville Homes Apartments in Booneville. Family members tell LEX18 a man ...

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  11. MGN OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... it will hold up in court. BOONEVILLE, Ky. (LEX18) - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. at the Booneville Homes Apartments in Booneville. Family members tell ...

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  12. Reward Offered In Laurel Co. Stolen Credit Card CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... London Walmart on KY-192. BOONEVILLE, Ky. (LEX18) - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. at the Booneville Homes Apartments in Booneville. Family members tell ...

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  13. Israel Police Arrest Suspect In Threats On US Jewish TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... but had no other comment. BOONEVILLE, Ky. (LEX18) - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. at the Booneville Homes Apartments in Booneville. Family members tell ...

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  14. Pikeville Firefighters Revive Dog At FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... County Detention Center. BOONEVILLE, Ky. (LEX18) - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. at the Booneville Homes Apartments in Booneville. Family members tell ...

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  15. Woman Dies In Early Morning Fire In Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... information is received. BOONEVILLE, Ky. (LEX18) - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. at the Booneville Homes Apartments in Booneville. Family members tell ...

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  16. Internet Vigilantes Troll Cracker Barrel After Man's Wife FiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... becomes available. BOONEVILLE, Ky. (LEX18) - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. at the Booneville Homes Apartments in Booneville. Family members tell LEX18 a ...

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  17. 3-Year-Old Fire Victim Dies Months After BlazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... becomes available. BOONEVILLE, Ky. (LEX18) - One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Owsley County Wednesday night. The shooting happened around 11 p.m. at the Booneville Homes Apartments in Booneville. Family members tell LEX18 a ...

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  18. Bowman, DorothyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | Dayton Daily News

    BOWMAN, Dorothy Age 91, of Camden, OH, passed away Friday, March 10, 2017, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Owsley County, KY, on May 18, 1925, to the late Louise and Henry C. Reece.

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  19. Paid Suspension Nearing End For Owsley Co. Elememtary School TeacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The suspension for an Owsley County elementary school teacher after a drug-related arrest should be wrapping up later this week. According to the Booneville Sentinel, Wendy D. Patrick was arrested on December 28 in Estill County during a warrant execution at the home of Darren Baker.

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  20. FROST, Robert SealeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Dayton Daily News

    FROST, Robert Seale Age 89, of Fairfield passed peacefully on January 10, 2017. He was born on January 3, 1928 in Owsley County, KY to Fred and Bertha Frost.

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