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Tornado Touches Down in Franklin, Kentucky [Video]

While weather was relatively calm this afternoon in much of the tri-state, it certainly wasn't as predictable south of here.  An EF-2 tornado touched down in Logan and Simpson Counties and it was caught, briefly, on camera.  Check out the footage.

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Your Help is Being Sought to Find Police Officer’s Killer

Bardstown Police officer Jason Ellis was shot and killed by ambushers May 25 as he picked up debris at the side of a road by ambushers. Kentucky State Police and other law enforcement members are seeking the perpetrators and are asking for your help. Here's how:

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Derek Anderson Speaks in Owensboro

This morning I had the pleasure of attending the Young Leader Breakfast of the Owensboro Family YMCA. The focus of the breakfast is to spotlight and inspire the young leaders of the community. One local student is also selected to receive a college scholarship

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Flooding Closes Kentucky Roads

Due to heavy rain overnight we have reports of flash flooding along highways in several counties that has severely hampered travel.

Motorists are urged to slow down and use extreme caution.

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Feather Ruffling Time: Study Shows That Louisville Has the Best College Basketball Fan Base

Researchers at Emory University have crunched the numbers and have determined that the Louisville Cardinals have the best fan base in all of college basketball. Where does Kentucky rank? How about all the way down at number 7?

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ESPN Airs an All-Access Profile of Nerlens Noel’s Recovery Process [VIDEO]

I saw both the Nerlens Noel injury and the Kevin Ware injury. Noel's was unpleasant. Ware's was stomach-churning.

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Kentucky’s Moonshine University Teaches Students White Lightning Culture

Some Kentucky students are drunk with anticipation about the prospect of making their own moonshine. Sure, it has been sometime since hardcore drinkers were forced to resort to toilet booze as a means for combating those extremely dry days of the prohibition period, but that isn’t stopping a few select students from revisiting their white lighting heritage at the Moonshine University in Louisville.

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Kentucky and Louisville Could Be Ranked #1 and #2 in 2013-2014 [POLL]

A year ago, they called it Bluegrass Armageddon when Kentucky and Louisville met in the Final Four. Can you imagine what would happen if those two hated rivals played for the NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP?!?

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John Calipari Suggests Separating from NCAA If One-and-Done Rule Doesn’t Change [VIDEO]

The NBA's so-called "one-and-done" rule--a kid has to be 19 before he can play pro ball--has come under fire since its inception. It was set up to eliminate the growing phenomenon of a decade ago wherein high school seniors were jumping straight to the league.

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Kentucky Office of Highway Safety’s Click It or Ticket Campaign Gets Underway

I am proud to say that I have worn a seat belt every single moment I have been in a moving vehicle. I'm not sure what it would feel like to NOT have one on while driving or riding. I certainly hope you feel the same way.

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Western Kentucky Urban Legend Part II: The Goatman of Pope Lick

Suddenly, urban legends of western Kentucky are popping up all over the place. I just happened upon that feature about the Sheepsquatch on Sunday afternoon, and now the Goatman is rearing ITS literally ugly head.

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Country, Pop, and Comedy Dominate the Kentucky State Fair Main Stage in 2013

You want country? You got it! You want pop? You got it! You want to laugh? No problem. The 2013 Kentucky State Fair has it all!

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