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Herald gets probation, home incarceration

Former Paintsville Utilities chief also fined $5,000

PIKEVILLE — Former Paintsville Utilities general manager Larry Herald was formally sentenced Monday in federal court for lying to the FBI. ...subscribers>>

Man in wheelchair killed in collision

PAINTSVILLE — Kentucky State Police officers are investigating a fatal collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian Saturday. ...subscribers>>

Bulldogs slated to visit Magoffin for scrimmage

LOUISA — Lawrence County is scheduled to visit Magoffin County for a preseason high school football scrimmage Thursday, Aug. ...subscribers>>
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Floyd County native to work third Olympics

LEXINGTON Driving along Route 80 in Floyd County is the small community of Eastern — no, not Eastern Kentucky. ...subscribers>>
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'Blood Song' play to be presented at McCarr in Pike Co. through August

PIKEVILLE — The official state play of Kentucky for the legendary Hatfield-McCoy Feud, "Blood Song: The Story of the Hatfields and the McCoys," returns to the stage in August in Pike County. ...subscribers>>
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IDB Interns kick off Summer Speaker Series

by Courtney Howell and Amy Smith Inez Deposit Bank kicked off its 39th annual Summer Intern Program Speaker Series Thursday, June 23. ...subscribers>>
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Wildfire sparks decline in tourism business in Big Sur
BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — Lodge managers and cafe owners along California's dramatic Big Sur coast were looking Friday at a summer of jittery guests and cancelled bookings after fire officials warned that crews will likely be battling a wildfire raging in steep, forested ridges just to the north for another month...
One cop killed, one wounded in San Diego shooting
A police officer died and another was wounded in a shooting at a traffic stop in San Diego, police said Friday...
Jones won't dwell on missing Cowboys, but keeping McClain
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Jerry Jones says he learned a lesson last year building his hopes around the return of missing stars when the Cowboys tumbled to 4-12 in a season marred by injuries to Tony Romo and Dez Bryant...
Tesla mulling two theories to explain 'Autopilot' crash: source
By David Shepardson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc told U.S. Senate Commerce Committee staff it is considering two theories that may help explain what led to the May 7 fatal crash that killed a Florida man who was using the car's "Autopilot" system, a person familiar with the meeting told Reuters on Friday...
4 killed after small medical plane crashes in California
CRANNELL, Calif. (AP) — Four bodies were recovered from a medical transport plane that crashed early Friday in a densely forested mountain range in Northern California after the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit, authorities said...
RG3 not looking back, excited and ready to lead Browns
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — He's now RG4.3.
France church attackers 'smiled' and spoke of Koran
The two nuns who were in the church when Father Jacques Hamel was killed, his throat slit on the altar, said the men appeared aggressive and nervous during the attack at the Eglise Saint-Etienne in Normandy on July 26...