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March 5, 2013

TODAY'S HEADLINES - MARCH 5, 2013


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CORBIN —

Stivers’ words, amendment being challenged

FRANKFORT Senate President Robert Stivers, R-Manchester, two weeks ago said the Senate has a tradition of refraining from acting on legislation on matters that are then in litigation.



Details about W’burg stabbing emerge in court

Monday night’s London City Council meeting started off with a packed crowd, with most of them anxious about the council’s plans on updating the city’s alcohol ordinance.



Half of factory bomb threat duo in court

One of the two defendants facing second-degree terroristic threatening charges in connection with a bomb threat at Williamsburg Plastics appeared before Judge Fred White in Whitley County District Court Monday.



Two charged in wrong-way crash in court

Two Whitley County women who faced several charges after a string of car crashes on I-75 Thanksgiving weekend made their appearance in Whitley County District Court.



Hemp bill on table again; redistricting in ‘final phase’

Watching the 2013 General Assembly is a bit like watching Kentucky’s weather; if you don’t like what you hear one day, just stick around for what they say the next.



Two children injured in Hwy. 80 crash involving tractor trailer

Two children were injured in a crash along Hwy. 80 in Laurel County Tuesday morning, according to Kentucky State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer Steven Douglas.



London city council discusses alcohol ordinance

Monday night’s London City Council meeting started off with a packed crowd, with most of them anxious about the council’s plans on updating the city’s alcohol ordinance.