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12:20 am
Tue December 30, 2008

Soldier Dies in Afghanistan

Paktika, Afghanistan – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear today recognized the sacrifice of a Fort Campbell soldier who died last week in Afghanistan. Corporal Charles Gaffney Jr. of Phoenix, Arizona died when his combat post received enemy rocket fire. The Governor will order flags to half-staff on the day of Gaffney's funeral. Arrangements are pending.

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Regional Headlines
12:17 am
Tue December 30, 2008

County Promotional DVD

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Regional Headlines
12:14 am
Tue December 30, 2008

KHC Helps Jobless Horse Owners

11:57 pm
Mon December 29, 2008

Pension Reform

Frankfort, KY – As they work to cut budget gaps, cities and counties in Kentucky may get some relief on their employee retirement costs. Governor Steve Beshear has announced more recommendations for pension reform in the upcoming legislative session. He wants to allow cities and counties to spread out their required contributions over ten years rather than the current five-year period.

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2:12 am
Mon December 29, 2008

Consolidating Dispatches

Murray, KY – Emergency Management Director Bill Call says putting operations into one building would cut out time-consuming relay stations. He says emergency calls in Murray go to the city police.

"In the county 911 calls have to go to state police headquarters and then be transferred to the sheriff's office. So that's another step of delay that could be eliminated."

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Regional Headlines
2:10 am
Mon December 29, 2008

County Bridge Repairs

Frankfort, KY – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has appropriated thirty-seven thousand dollars in emergency funding to repair a Livingston County bridge. Officials say the bridge over Bayou Creek has erosion problems that are threatening the structure and its approach. Bids for the project open in January with repair work beginning as soon as the weather allows.

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Regional Headlines
11:10 pm
Sun December 28, 2008

Henley supports tax increases

Regional Headlines
3:12 am
Fri December 26, 2008

Public Libraries Popular

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Regional Headlines
3:10 am
Fri December 26, 2008

Ohio River Contamination

Regional Headlines
3:05 am
Fri December 26, 2008

Trigg County Attorney Named to Top 10

Cadiz, KY – The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services has ranked Trigg County Attorney H. B. Quinn as one of the ten top-performing child support contractors for the 2007-2008 year. Cabinet Spokesperson Anya Armes Weber tells the Cadiz Record the rankings are based on paternity establishments, child support orders and child support collections. Quinn says his office has been recognized as one of the top in the state at least eight times since 1986.

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