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Martin Co. schools closed again due to lack of air conditioning

Martin County schools will be closed for a second straight day on Wednesday, August 22, due to ongoing air conditioning issues, according to school officials.

LFD: House fire caused by food left unattended on stove

Lexington firefighters say a fire that damaged a home Tuesday afternoon was caused by food left unattended on a stove.
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Retired teacher donates land to better foster care system

Judy Singleton's family has owned a farm in Winchester since 1940. Now, it will serve a new purpose, as a foster care facility.
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Fire destroys 79-year-old Perryville business

An early morning fire Tuesday has destroyed a 79-year-old Perryville business. 
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Trump to visit Kentucky ahead of November elections

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - President Donald Trump plans to campaign in Kentucky ahead of the midterm elections. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the White House announced...

Police asking for help in identifying man accused of breaking into gas station

The Lexington Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who they say broke into the Marathon on Bryan Station Road.
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Trump nominates Kentucky higher ed chief for education job

President Donald Trump has nominated the president of the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education for a job in his administration.
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Rescheduled closure for Watts Ferry Road in Woodford County

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says that a temporary closure is rescheduled for Watts Ferry Road/KY 1964 in Woodford County

Everyone out safe at auto shop fire in Perryville

Boyle County and Perryville firefighters fought a fire at an auto shop around 5 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Treasurer for Friends of the Madison County Public Library accused of theft

Berea Police have arrested a man for theft, and they say he was the treasurer for the Friends of the Madison County Public Library at the time.

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