Local/Regional News

Local/Regional News
3:12 am
Tue July 24, 2007

Fayette Superintendent Gets High Marks

Lexington, KY – It's safe to say Superintendent Stu Silberman has won over the Fayette County School Board. Monday night the board voted to institute permanent annual raises rather than tying his pay increases to performance. Josh James explains.

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3:17 am
Mon July 23, 2007

McConnell Keeps The Money Flowing

Lexington, KY – Agriculture researchers can expect a boost in federal funding if Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell has his way. Josh James has details.

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1:35 am
Sat July 21, 2007

Georgia Green Stamper Plans Her Next Life

Lexington, KY – Commentator Georgia Green Stamper considers what improvements she might make in her clone.

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11:32 am
Thu July 19, 2007

"Help Is Here Express" Comes To Lexington

Lexington, KY – Kentuckians lacking access to affordable prescription drugs might find some relief through the Partnership For Prescription Assistance Program. Kathleen Adams explains.

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3:01 am
Thu July 19, 2007

Maner Sex Abuse Case Heads To Jury

Lexington, KY – Fayette County jurors are set to deliberate a verdict in a high-profile sex-abuse case involving accusations against faculty at two area public schools. Josh James has details.

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3:04 am
Wed July 18, 2007

Comair Memorial Commission Holds First Meeting, Bars Press

Lexington, KY – A commission tasked with memorializing the victims of Comair Flight 5191, formed under the direction of the Governor's office, held its first meeting Wednesday. But as Josh James reports, members of the media were barred from the gathering against the wishes of some families affected by the tragedy.

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12:17 am
Wed July 18, 2007

Kentucky Farmers Looking For Hay

Lexington, KY – The Kentucky Department of Agriculture earlier this week announced the formation of a toll-free hay hotline that is supposed to help locate farmers with hay to sell. But as Kathleen Adams reports, the hotline so far has only underscored the desparate need for hay.

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11:58 am
Tue July 17, 2007

Lady Bird Johnson Part Of UK Oral History Project

Lexington, KY – The recent passing of former First Lady, Lady Bird Johnson, has once again cast the spotlight on the Johnson administration. But as Kathleen Adams reports, many Kentuckians may not know of the Johnson's close ties to the Commonwealth.

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8:29 am
Tue July 17, 2007

Comair Memorial Group To Meet

Lexington, KY – The group charged with crafting an official memorial to the victims of Comair Flight 5191 will meet for the first time on Wednesday.

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8:28 am
Tue July 17, 2007

Lexington Protesters Stage Counter-Filibuster Rally

Lexington, KY – Lexington demonstrators joined protesters across the country Tuesday to rally against Republican efforts to filibuster a Pentagon authorization bill that would begin pulling troops out of Iraq. Josh James caught up with the protesters and filed this report.

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