Daily Archive: February 2, 2013

Feb 02

LEX 18 News At 11:00 – Saturday, February 2nd, 2013

Did you miss LEX 18  News at 11:00? Get caught up here. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

Feb 02

2 men who escaped from Blackburn caught

Prison officials say two inmates who escaped from the Blackburn Correctional Complex in Lexington nearly a week ago have been caught. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

Feb 02

Chain reaction on the interstate in Clark County

Slick conditions may be to blame for a chain reaction that left a woman injured Saturday afternoon. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

Feb 02

Mays – the oldest Wildcat – comes through in the clutch for young UK team in win over A&M

It might have been Groundhog Day, but the Wildcats made sure Elston Turner didn’t relive his magical day in Rupp Arena. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

Feb 02

Officials Oppose Closing Fishing Waters Near Dam

PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) – Two western Kentucky officials fighting the closing of fishing waters near Barkley Dam are going to make their case in Washington, D.C. The Paducah Sun (http://bit.ly/XPuXlF ) reports Livingston County Judge-Executive Chris Lasher and Lyon County Judge-Executive Wade White are set to meet with Army Corps of Engineers Gen. Michael Walsh …

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Feb 02

Ala. Town Mourns For Bus Driver Amid Standoff

MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) – As the police standoff with an Alabama man accused of holding a 5-year-old boy hostage continued Saturday, a nearby community prepared to bury the beloved bus driver who was shot to death trying to protect children on his bus when the episode began days earlier. Charles Albert Poland Jr., 66, …

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Feb 02

Georgetown Police Looking For Suspect

Police in Scott County are on the lookout for a man they say stole hundreds of dollars worth of merchandise from a local store. Georgetown Police say a man stole several cartons of cigarettes at the Shell gas station on Marylynn Drive and then went to the CVS where he tried to steal vodka. Police …

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Feb 02

Semi Accident Shuts Down Road

A part of Georgetown Road was closed Saturday night after a semi-truck jackknifed into a tree. Police say the accident was not weather-related and the driver over-corrected after one of his wheels went off the road. Traffic had to be diverted for over an hour as they waited for a tow truck. The driver told …

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Feb 02

Second Smelter Files Notice To Shut Down

SEBREE, Ky. (AP) – Another western Kentucky aluminum smelter has given notice that it intends to shut down in a year in a dispute over increasing electric rates. Media reported the Rio Tinto Alcan aluminum smelter in Sebree gave notice Friday of its intention to follow the lead of Century Aluminum in Hawesville. Century filed …

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Feb 02

White House Photo Shows Obama Skeet Shooting

WASHINGTON (AP) – Two days before President Barack Obama’s first trip outside Washington to promote his gun-control proposals, the White House tried Saturday to settle a brewing mystery by releasing a photo to back his claim to be a skeet shooter. Obama had set inquiring minds spinning when, in an interview with The New Republic …

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