Residents in the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program of Clark, Estill, Garrard, Jackson, Jessamine, Laurel, Madison, Powell, and Rockcastle are encouraged to participate in an online survey to determine emergency readiness for a chemical accident.
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Clouds & Sun. Warm/Humid - Thursday
Summer showers and thunderstorms are possible again this afternoon. Look for a mix of sun and clouds along with highs in the upper 80's nearing 90°F.
Lexington Store Sells Winning Lotto Tickets
One person bought five winning Cash Ball tickets worth $200,000 each
National Traffic Management Responder Training In Danville
The National Traffic Management Responder Training Program gave out four hours worth of tips and scenarios to keep first responders in the Bluegrass safe.

Kentucky Headlines
Ky. retirement system to receive $23 million
Kentucky's struggling retirement system will get $23 million to cover a $21 million loss because of the risky mortgage-backed securities it purchased from Bank of America and its related companies.
Ham sells for $2 million at charity auction
A nearly 16-pound ham sold for $2 million on Thursday at the Kentucky State Fair.
Lexington lawyer disbarred after fraud plea
A Lexington attorney facing federal prison time for fraud has been permanently disbarred by the Kentucky Supreme Court.
Kentucky high court suspends lawyer after charges
A West Virginia attorney charged with attempted murder has been indefinitely suspended from practicing law in Kentucky.
Coroner: 3 dead before blaze began
Officials say two women and a young girl found in the ruins of an eastern Kentucky house fire were killed before the blaze was set.


 
         
   

National
Ohio woman sent to prison for school outburst
A judge in northeast Ohio has sentenced a 25-year-old mother to more than a year in prison for a violent outburst at her son's elementary school in February.
Political News
TX Gov Perry in Washington: 'Confident' in case
Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he's confident in his case as he faces two felony indictments on coercion and official oppression charges.

World News
Kuwait questions 2 on US terror-funding list
Kuwaiti police have briefly detained and questioned two men designated by the U.S. Treasury Department as financiers of terrorist groups in Iraq and Syria.
Business
Airline group forecasts uptick in Labor Day travel
A trade group for the nation's big airlines predicts that air travel over the Labor Day weekend will rise 2 percent from the same holiday last year.

 
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