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Morning Cram
8:39 am
Wed June 20, 2012

the morning cram [superSHY edition]

NPR reports many high dollar superPAC donors, as big as they are, don't want the attention that can come along with writing big political checks.

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Morning Cram
9:39 am
Tue June 19, 2012

the morning cram [all the single fellas edition]

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NPR reports more and more dad's are going it alone, choosing to be single fathers.

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Higher Education
9:13 am
Tue June 19, 2012

Veterans Education Workshop at WKCTC

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A workshop to help veterans apply for a new educational benefit is being held at West Kentucky Community and Technical College in Paducah this month. 

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Morning Cram
8:16 am
Mon June 18, 2012

the morning cram [staying afloat edition]

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NPR reports officials in Venice, Italy are doing anything they can to keep the city financially afloat. 

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Boating
7:08 am
Mon June 18, 2012

Missing Boater's Body Found

The body of a Lovelaceville boater missing since Friday was found on Big Turner Lake late last night. Ballard County Coroner Bob Morrow tells the West Kentucky Star 48-year-old Barry Hammonds’ body was found around 9 pm near where his boat flipped late Friday night. 

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Remembrance
9:00 am
Sun June 17, 2012

Bob "Wolfman" Crider: A Remembrance of a Local Rock Icon

Bob “Wolfman” Crider was a singer and guitarist who performed throughout our region for around half a century. Wolfman’s fans watched him play and sing in any number of styles and venues over the years, but he was best known for his prowess as classic rocker. He battled cancer for a number of years, and passed away last month at the age of 67. Gary Pitts looked into the music career of a local icon.

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Morning Cram
9:27 am
Fri June 15, 2012

the morning cram [plagiarism edition]

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You know, claiming credit for someone else's work can get you into some serious trouble.

NPR reports 40,000 year old cave paintings in Spain may not have been done by homo sapiens. Neanderthals want credit given, where credit is due.

Crime
9:06 am
Fri June 15, 2012

Jail Escapee Captured in Mayfield

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An inmate who walked away from a detention center in Murray yesterday is now back in custody. 

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Morning Cram
8:57 am
Thu June 14, 2012

the morning cram [6 in tha mornin edition]

NPR discusses the art of Hip-Hop with rhyme legend Ice-T. 

""A rapper is someone who rhymes. You could consider Dr. Seuss a rapper...an MC is someone who has that party-rocking skill..." -Big Daddy Kane

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K-12 Education
7:54 am
Thu June 14, 2012

Christian County Selects New Superintendent

Christian County Schools

The Christian County School District has selected Mary Ann Gemmill  as its new superintendent. Board of Education members made the decision Wednesday night.

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