Local Features
9:01 am
Fri August 7, 2009

Lasers at the Planetarium

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Golden Pond. KY – In his fifteen years as Land Between the Lakes Planetarium manager Don Partain hasn't put together anything quite like this. Each Friday in August, the planetarium is presenting a series of laser light and music shows. Partain says a laser imaging company out of Orlando, Florida contacted him earlier this year about renting some of their laser light productions. Administrators reacted with enthusiasm, sending Partain and his staff scrambling to put it together in only two months.

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Regional Headlines
8:21 am
Fri August 7, 2009

TDOT Repaving Paris Streets

Paris, TN – Crews began milling a portion of North Market Street in Paris Wednesday night as part of a major repaving project paid for with stimulus funds. The Tennessee Department of Transportation is repaving Market Street from Rison to Wood Street, as well as a long portion of Wood Street from Market to Tyson Avenue. Crews will work at night beginning around 6:30. The work is expected to last two weeks.

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Regional Headlines
8:20 am
Fri August 7, 2009

Montgomery Co. Sheriff's Deputy Missing

Clarksville, TN – A search for a missing Montgomery County Sheriff's reserve deputy yesterday was called off at midnight and expected to be picked up again this morning. Divers were in the Cumberland River around Trice's Landing in New Providence after the missing man's fishing boat was found nearby. The Clarksville Leaf Chronicle reports the search appeared to be focused around the mouth of the Red River where it enters the Cumberland. Authorities are not releasing the missing deputy's name.

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Regional Headlines
8:17 am
Fri August 7, 2009

USEC Loan Update

Piketon, OH – USEC has been given six more months to gain the approval of the U.S. Department of Energy for a $2 billion loan to finish construction of a new uranium enrichment plant in Piketon, Ohio. The new plant is to one day replace the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant, which has been operating for nearly 60 years. USEC still plans to temporarily stop construction at the site. Putting off building the new plant only extends the working life of the one in Paducah.

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Regional Headlines
8:16 am
Fri August 7, 2009

5 Arrested in Beating Death

Newscasts
5:20 pm
Thu August 6, 2009

The 504 Newscast on August 6, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, KY – The 504 Newscast on August 6, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

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Afternoon Stock Report
4:47 pm
Thu August 6, 2009

The Afternoon Stock Report on August 6, 2009. From WKMS.

Murray, KY – The Afternoon Stock Report on August 6, 2009. From WKMS.

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Newscasts
4:21 pm
Thu August 6, 2009

The 404 Newscast on August 6, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, KY – The 404 Newscast on August 6, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

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Commentary
4:19 pm
Thu August 6, 2009

Fightin' for the Kentucky Derby

Murray, KY – As we all know, the 2nd attempt to pass expanded gambling legislation in Kentucky made it out of committee only to fall short in the full legislature. Commentator Patience Renzulli is among those disappointed by the measure's failure. She says slots opponents have backed the wrong horse.

Somebody told me that people in this neck of the woods don't care much about the Kentucky Derby.

What? I think those are fightin' words.

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Regional Headlines
4:09 pm
Thu August 6, 2009

Leech Not Guilty

Mayfield, KY – A jury has found the final suspect in the slaying of a western Kentucky teenager not guilty of all charges. A Graves County Circuit Court jury returned the verdict today on Lynn Austin Leech. He was the last of the defendants in the 2000 murder case of 18-year-old Jessica Currin of Mayfield. Leech had been charged with tampering with evidence and perjury. Six others were either convicted or pled guilty in Currin's death.

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