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The Kentucky non-profit Minority Economic Development Initiative is holding Hopkinsville’s first college football game. 

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The Sherman Minton Bridge in Louisville is getting a $90 million face-lift, and it could spell delays for commuters.

Health Officials Bracing For Tough Flu Season

Sep 17, 2018
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Public health officials in Kentucky are preparing for what they expect to be a difficult flu season.

A team of nine public health nurses and two administrative staff members from Kentucky is in North Carolina this week assisting with the care of Hurricane Florence affected citizens. 

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The Kentucky Air National Guard is sending more personnel to North Carolina in response to massive flooding caused by Hurricane Florence. 

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The Kentucky Emergency Management sent Swiftwater Search and Rescue teams to assist with Hurricane Florence relief efforts in North Carolina last Wednesday and their work continues. 


Republican Kentucky State Sen. Whitney Westerfield has named a former US Marine Sergeant manager of his 2019 campaign for state attorney general.

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Republican U.S. Senate candidate Marsha Blackburn says sexual misconduct accusations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh from high school are a "delay tactic," saying his female accuser should testify under oath and a committee vote shouldn't be delayed.

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New data from the 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health show a rare bright spot amid the opioid crisis. Fewer high schoolers in the region appear to be using opioids.

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University of Tennessee President Joe DiPietro is retiring in February.