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  1. Loretta Lynn to Perform in Omaha This AugustRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    American icon Loretta Lynn , who has delighted audiences for over five decades with her distinctive fusion of twang, grit and energy, makes a rare Omaha concert appearance at the Holland Performing Arts Center on Friday, August 7, at 8:00 p.m. The Coal Miner's Daughter weaves tales of her journey from the Kentucky hills to Nashville superstardom with a tapestry of songs that helped shape the country music scene of today. Her string of hits include "You Ain't Woman Enough ," "Don't Come Home A'Drinkin' " and her signature song, "Coal Miner's Daughter."

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  2. Beloved Derby Winners End Up As Dog FoodBy Jonathan MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Beast

    ... two minutes in sports, it's instructive to remember an earlier Run for the Roses nearly three decades ago. The 1986 Kentucky Derby was a sentimental, even magical affair, as the legendary 54-year-old jockey Willie Shoemaker finally captured the only ...

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  3. Indiana reaches out to truck drivers during HIV outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Indiana health officials dealing with an HIV outbreak in a rural county are urging truck drivers and others traveling through the outbreak area to avoid risky sexual behavior. A public awareness campaign announced Friday encourages truck drivers and travelers along Interstate 65 between Indianapolis and Louisville, Kentucky, to avoid prostitutes, use condoms and limit their sex partners.

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  4. Ashley Judd to narrate NBC Kentucky Derby openRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Judd is big on Kentucky sporting events. She... Activists marching for labor and immigrant rights in U.S. cities are broadening their message to direct attention to police brutality.

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  5. New Sauk president gets rave reviews from former co-workersRead the original story

    Friday | The Daily Gazette

    DIXON – Officials at Bluegrass Community and Technical College in Kentucky all seem to say the same thing about David Hellmich, the new president at Sauk Valley Community College. “Our loss is Sauk's gain,” said Rebecca Simms, assistant dean of academic support and secondary partnerships at BCTC.

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  6. Social worker's right-to-work 'research' is shakyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Grayson News Gazette

    ... the trenches to bring jobs to their communities has never been wider. Take, for instance, a recent attempt by the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy to slow the momentum of counties passing right-to-work laws by issuing a paper denying the reality ...

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  7. Family, supporters rally for Larry Langford's early releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTVM

    ... compassion from even the hardest of hearts," Powe said. Langford is serving his sentence at a federal prison in Kentucky. Last week, he was moved to a Kentucky hospital to be treated for pneumonia. "All we are doing is trying to ask for help to get ...

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  8. Track & Field to Host 2015 Kentucky RelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Kentucky track and field teams will conduct their final tune up before the postseason on home turf when they host the Kentucky Relays. The meet will be held at the UK Outdoor Track and Field Complex for the second year in a row after a hiatus since the early 1990s.

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  9. 2 sue priest, nun, Louisville archdiocese on sex abuse claimRead the original story

    Friday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... chook, the Archdiocese of Louisville and Sister Eleanor F. Tierney as defendants. It was filed Thursday under seal. Kentucky law requires lawsuits involving claims of sexual abuse more than five years old to be sealed until a judge orders it opened.

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  10. More than 10,000 come to Keeneland for Kentucky Oaks racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WKYT

    More than 10,000 people came to Keeneland Friday morning to watch the Kentucky Oaks races live from Churchill Downs in Louisville. "It's a celebration for all of Kentucky and this is just a unique way to spend the day," Keeneland Director of Marketing Christa Marrillia said.

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  11. Sen. Rand Paul addresses police officer relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul told the media Friday holding officers accountable for deaths like the one in Baltimore should help restore confidence in the system and quell any unrest. DEVALUES THE LIVES OF BACK PEOPLE AND MAKES IT FEEL LIKE OHIO IS MISSISSIPPI IN 1953.

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  12. KY-Sired Colts in Demand at Tattersalls SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Blood Horse

    ... stakes winner in restricted company. She has produced one winner from two starters. The bay colt was bred in Kentucky by Timothy O'Toole, who consigned him at Keeneland September via Trackside Farm's agency, and sold him for $600,000 to Anna Philip. ...

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  13. Deputies arrest fugitive on Hardin RdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Grayson News Gazette

    ... was being sought by the Marshals for vandalizing and/or removing an ankle monitor in Tennessee and fleeing to Kentucky. The Lexington, TN resident was also wanted for two counts of violation of community supervision for life, and violation of sex ...

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  14. Craig Stone sworn in as University Police's deputy chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Lantern

    ... presidential terms with the State of Ohio Accreditation Resources, which represents 60 police departments in Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia seeking accreditation or reaccreditation, according to its website. "Craig brings some talents and ...

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  15. State police say Knox bus driver should've stopped, checked students with gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WKYT

    Kentucky State Police have charged a bus driver, the parents of two Knox County elementary school students, and two children who took two guns to school Thursday morning. John W. Jackson Jr., 50, from Flat Lick is charged with endangering the welfare of a minor.

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  16. Protonico surges in AlyshebaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ESPN

    A switch to turf was just what Feathered needed as the filly won Friday's Edgewood Stakes at Churchill Downs. The Todd Pletcher-trained Stanford was scratched out of Saturday's Kentucky Derby, allowing Frammento a chance to run for the roses.

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  17. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Brooklyn Paper

    That's why I fell for the leader of the pack: Tiny men in colorful silk costumes ride horses around a dirt track in this quaint Kentucky tradition. The Honorary Homer Fink Kentucky Derby Gala at the Bell House is certainly a favorite for Derby day, but there are plenty of other pony parties taking place around the borough.

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  18. Heroin disguised as painkiller pills found in NKYRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cincinnati.com

    ... which are pressed and stamped to look like the opioid Percocet, may be circulating in the region or elsewhere in Kentucky or Greater Cincinnati. "This raises a huge safety concern," said Dr. Mina "Mike" Kalfas, a Northern Kentucky certified ...

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  19. Traffic shift along Pennyrile work zone in Webster Co. happens MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WFIE-TV Evansville

    A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans a traffic shift along a work zone on the Breathitt-Pennyrile Parkway in Webster County on Monday, to be followed by asphalt paving on Tuesday. This traffic shift for both northbound and southbound traffic is for a 2-mile long work zone that runs from mile point 59.289 near the Deer Creek Bridge extending northward to mile point 61.850 just south of the KY 56 Exit 63 Sebree Interchange.

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  20. 2012 Indiana tornado focus of Weather Channel documentaryRead the original story

    Friday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A tornado that devastated a southern Indiana community in 2012 will be the focus of a documentary airing on The Weather Channel. The "Real Time Henryville" episode of the channel's "Tornado Alley" series will be broadcast Monday at 9 p.m. and again at 10 p.m. on May 11. The Courier-Journal of Louisville, Kentucky, reports the documentary will include the story of Clark County residents Wayne and Lenora Hunter.

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