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4:14 pm
Thu July 16, 2009

City Breaks Ground On Lyric Theatre Restoration Project

Lexington, KY – The long-awaited rebirth of a once-vibrant East End Lexington landmark officially began Thursday. Bryan Bartlett has more.

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11:18 am
Thu July 16, 2009

Commentator Says There's Nothing Quite Like The County Fair

Lexington, KY – A Central Kentucky summertime tradition gets under way again with the opening of the Lexington Lions Club Bluegrass Fair. Commentator Georgia Green Stamper says besides the sights, sounds, and smells, there's also one other distinct quality of a county fair.

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Local/Regional News
9:36 am
Thu July 16, 2009

Beshear's Appt. Means One Less Republican In State Senate

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Local/Regional News
2:16 pm
Wed July 15, 2009

Horse Park Opens New Indoor Arena

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Local/Regional News
9:53 am
Wed July 15, 2009

KY State Capitol In Line For Spruce-Up

Frankfort, KY – The rotunda dome hasn't been painted in years because the building lacks an efficient system for getting the job done. It's 172 feet from the marble floor to the top of the dome. Scaffolding can't be used because that would be too much weight in a room with five huge statues. So bids are going out for installation of a pulley system, anchored by the steel beams that support the dome. "That allows us to clip in and have a method of sometimes...we can do as needed painting up there."

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Local/Regional News
9:38 am
Tue July 14, 2009

New Churchill Chief Says Slots Remains High Priority

Louisville, KY – A Louisville native has been named the 13th president of Churchill Downs racetrack.

Kevin Flanery joined Churchill Downs, Incorporated four years ago as vice-president

of national public affairs. Rick Howlett reports.

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Local/Regional News
9:34 am
Tue July 14, 2009

State Budget Director Warns Of More Cuts

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Local/Regional News
5:23 pm
Mon July 13, 2009

Grayson To Assume High Profile Post

Frankfort, KY – In November 2003, in his first run for public office, Trey Grayson was elected Kentucky's Secretary of State. He won a second term four years later. Throughout his tenure, he has been involved with the National Association of Secretaries of State in Washington and on Sunday, he becomes president of the organization. "I'm really excited to have the opportunity. It's an honor to be asked by my colleagues to do this."

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Tonic
12:17 pm
Mon July 13, 2009

Among the Oak and Ash

Garrison Starr and Josh Joplin breathe new life into some ancient folk songs as Among the Oak and Ash. Hear the full interview with Josh James.

Tonic 2009

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Local/Regional News
9:43 am
Mon July 13, 2009

Public Input Sought For Young Writers' Program

Lexington, KY – With the goal of creating a sutainable summer program for young writers, a public forum will be held on Tuesday July 14th at Lexarts' Mill Street Location. Bryan Bartlett talks with Tom Leonard, Director of the the Lexington Young Writers' Heritage Program.

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