Society

Fire
8:54 am
Mon June 25, 2012

Lone Oak Fire Sends Man to Hospital

A fire in a Lone Oak apartment complex sent a man to the hospital Sunday and damaged several neighboring units. 

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Society
4:47 pm
Fri June 22, 2012

Is Murray the Friendliest Small Town in America?

Murray, Kentucky is up against five other small towns for the title of the Friendliest Small Town in America.  It’s part of the Rand McNally/USA Today Best of the Road contest. This week, a two-person team representing Rand McNally spent four days in Murray touring the town and surrounding area by air, land and water.

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Society
11:57 am
Fri June 22, 2012

Soldier sentenced for hiring hitman

Fort Campbell soldier Joshua Huntley will spend 11 years in prison for trying to hire a hit man to kill his ex-girlfriend. 

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Homeless Veterans
7:01 am
Fri June 22, 2012

Louisville Homeless Veterans' Group Receives Housing Grant

Volunteers of America in Kentucky will soon have an extra $77,000 to help address the housing needs of Louisville-area veterans.

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Society
10:03 am
Thu June 21, 2012

Statewide Horse Count

A new survey aims to provide an estimate of how many horses live in the self-proclaimed "Horse Capitol of the World." Professor Jill Stowe, who is leading the portion of the project delegated to the University of Kentucky, is careful to distinguish it from a census.

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Society
9:00 am
Thu June 21, 2012

Coventry Care issues

The CEO of Kentucky’s largest private Medicaid operator says mistakes in state government caused his company to push for changes in its contracts with healthcare providers.  

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Society
8:58 am
Thu June 21, 2012

Tamms Prison To Close

npr.org

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn’s decision to shut down the Tamms Supermax Prison in southern Illinois is drawing praise from human rights groups.  

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Society
11:26 am
Wed June 20, 2012

Acting Younger, Living Longer, and Living Better in Calloway County.

Todd Hatton looks into studies that say college towns, and the young people who live there, can help older people live longer and more active lives.

Society
4:29 pm
Tue June 19, 2012

Birds Point Constructi​on Delayed

earthquake.usgs.gov

Restoring the Birds Point-New Madrid Levee to its original height may take a little more time.

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Law
9:01 am
Tue June 19, 2012

Legal Experts Discuss US Supreme Court Issues on Kentucky Tonight

ket.org

The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to rule on federal issues of health care and immigration before it completes its term this summer.  A health care ruling is expected soon.  

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