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11:39 am
Thu October 21, 2010

Kentucky House Candidates

LEXINGTON, Ky. –

Kentucky House Candidates

39th District

Robert Damron - incumbent

Democratic Party

Born: June 20, 1954

Residence: Nicholasville, KY

Occupation: Investment Banker

Website: bobdamron.com

Peter Kerr

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Local/Regional News
9:45 am
Thu October 21, 2010

Urban County Council Candidates

LEXINGTON, Ky. –

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council At-Large Candidates (Nonpartisan)

George Brown

Born: Nov. 14, 1948

Residence: 424 E. Fourth Street

Occupation: Supply chain coordinator, University of Kentucky

Website: brownforcouncil.com

Chuck Ellinger II - incumbent

Born: April 13, 1964

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Local/Regional News
8:45 am
Thu October 21, 2010

U.S. House Candidates

LEXINGTON, Ky. –

U.S. House Candidates

6th District

Garland "Andy" Barr

Republican Party

Born: July 24, 1973

Residence: Lexington, KY

Occupation: Attorney

Website: andybarrforcongress.com

Ben Chandler - incumbent

Democratic Party

Born: September 12, 1959

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Local/Regional News
8:03 am
Thu October 21, 2010

Kentucky Senate Candidates

LEXINGTON, Ky. –

Kentucky Senate Candidates

12th District

Don Blevins

Democratic Party

Born: December 16, 1936

Residence: Lexington, KY

Occupation: Former County Clerk/realtor

Website: blevinsforsenate.com

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Local/Regional News
7:54 am
Thu October 21, 2010

Newberry and Gray Debate at UK Forum

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The two candidates for Lexington mayor fielded questions during a forum Wednesday night at the University of Kentucky. Challenger Jim Gray argues the city should pay more attention to its relationship with U-K and its neighbors.

"Really focusing on what we're gonna do then monitoring that plan and being accountable for it putting the numbers up on the board showing how we're doing this month compared to last month."

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Local/Regional News
3:12 pm
Wed October 20, 2010

U.S. Senate Candidates

LEXINGTON, Ky. –

U.S. Senate Candidates

Jack Conway

Democratic Party

Born: July 5, 1969

Residence: Louisville, KY

Occupation: Attorney

Website: jackconway.org

Rand Paul

Republican Party

Born: January 7, 1963

Residence: Bowling Green, KY

Occupation: Ophthalmologist

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UK Perspectives
1:01 pm
Wed October 20, 2010

New Dermatology Program

Lexington, KY – Today's guest is Dr. Stuart Tobin, who is initiating a new dermatology program at the University of Kentucky.

Local/Regional News
7:48 am
Wed October 20, 2010

ELECTION 2010

LEXINGTON, Ky. –

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Voter Information Kentucky State Board of Elections

  • voter registration status
  • legislative district
  • Kentucky Secretary of State

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    Local/Regional News
    7:42 am
    Wed October 20, 2010

    Community College Looks Ahead to Long Transition

    LEXINGTON, Ky. – Work should begin next spring on a new Bluegrass Community and Technical College campus off Lexington's Newtown Pike. Over time, the college will move students from its Cooper Drive complex to what's now the site of Eastern State Hospital.

    The college's plans were detailed Tuesday when President Augusta Julian appeared before Lexington's Urban County Council.

    "We certainly need additional renovation funds. We need road and intersection upgrades. We may find more burial sites."

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    Local/Regional News
    5:54 pm
    Tue October 19, 2010

    UK Football Player Apologizes For Critical Tweets of Fans

    Lexington, KY – Randall Cobb says he is sorry for posting tweets highly critical of UK football fans. The junior receiver, who caught the game-winning touchdown pass last week against South Carolina, says he knew almost immediately after posting the remarks, that he shouldn't have done it.

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