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A couple is facing prison time after pleading guilty to stealing copper wire from lighting systems along Kentucky highways, causing millions of dollars in damage.

The Murray-Calloway County airport will receive between $2 and $3 million worth of upgrades in the next two years. 

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Efforts to adopt an historic preservation ordinance for downtown Mayfield were shot down last night at a meeting to gather property owners' input.

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  A Kentucky group that advocates for the LGBT community is hoping to expand Bowling Green’s civil rights ordinance.

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A leader of Paducah’s art community is retiring. 

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City Officials in Martin, Tennessee are holding a grand opening this Saturday for the city’s new farmers’ market facility.

Leadership Paducah recently made a record $42,200 donation to the Merryman House to go towards building an expanded campus and services. Director Mary Foley said "I was so unbelievably caught off guard. I'm not sure what I expected, but that exceeded my expectations." She speaks with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good about the gift, the progress on their new building and new opportunities to connect with the community. 

"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."

It's Independence Day. Let's take a break from parades, patriotic songs and pyrotechnics to think about the Declaration of Independence, which was adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776.

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Here's where you can see fireworks and other Independence Day related events this holiday weekend. 

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Louisville-based Humana has agreed to be sold to Connecticut-based rival Aetna for $37 billion, the companies announced early Friday.