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Man traveling across the U.S. last heard from in Paducah

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75-year-old Troy Patillo is originally from Jacksonville, North Carolina. His family said they last heard from Patillo on Sunday and that he told them he was in Paducah. More>>

Peanut and almond butter being recalled for salmonella risk

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If you bought peanut or almond butter recently from Kroger you may have to throw it out. More>>

Coaches change strategy to help athletes practicing in heat Video included

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The Paducah Tilghman Tornadoes have only missed one practice all year on their field, and that was because of rain. Tuesday, head coach Mike Rogers decided to move the practice inside because of the heat.  More>>

Smoking banned at all Marshall County school district campuses Video included

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The ban includes cigarettes, dip, even e-cigarettes and vapor devices. More>>

What the Tech: The next iPhone Video included

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It's the question on many Apple fan's minds. What will the next iPhone look like? More>>

Elderly woman robbed after being knocked to the ground

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An elderly woman had to be taken by ambulance to a local hospital after she was robbed. More>>

Man sentenced for deadly wreck that killed five

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Illinois State Police say back in 2013, Darrell Delong lost control and crashed his car in Hamilton County, Illinois. More>>

McCracken County paying thousands to re-zone Video included

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McCracken County is paying to fix the zoning map, and the costs are adding up to more than $60,000 in taxpayer money. More>>

Old theater getting a new lease on life Video included

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For decades the Varsity Theater was the happening spot in Carbondale, and with a little work developers hope that it will become the center of the town's cultural renaissance. More>>

Local County attorney says death of dogs does not warrant criminal charges

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Criminal charges will not be filed in the death of 5 dogs at the McCracken County Animal Shelter. More>>

Talking to kids about events in Ferguson, Missouri Video included

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With the situation intensifying in Ferguson, it is only a matter of time before our kids are exposed to violent images. More>>

Be On The Lookout: Protecting yourself from credit/debit card theft Video included

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In this week's edition of Be On The Lookout, a warning about credit and debit card theft. More>>

Benton's "Bird Dog" survives violent attack Video included

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A Benton man known to many in his neighborhood was robbed and stabbed in his home early Tuesday morning. More>>

Superior Care Home hosting a job fair

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A local nursing and rehabilitation center is hiring for its new facility. More>>

Detectives find over 2,700 bags of synthetic marijuana in Paducah home

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A Paducah man has been arrested for allegedly selling synthetic marijuana in Western Kentucky and Southern Illinois.
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Noble Park's duck house returns

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Crews replaced the duck house at Noble Park Tuesday morning.
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Lowes Elementary students meet Nashville Predators reps

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Nashville Predators representatives donated jerseys and equipment to the school.
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NRC schedules public meeting to discuss terminating uranium enrichment at PGDP

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Uranium enrichment began at the plant in the 1960s.
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His 101st birthday present? Another day at work

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Hy Goldman has spent 73 of his 101 years in the same New Jersey job.
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Six Things to Know: August 19 Video included

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Today's Six Things includes the latest on Ferguson, Ebola and I-24 lane restrictions.
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Scholarship scams target families Video included

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Marissa Hollowed reports on common scholarship scams that target families.
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Woman shoots grandson; thought he was an intruder

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The Tampa, Fla. woman shot her grandson through her bedroom door.
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Ky. Libertarian Senate candidate objects to being left out of debate

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David Patterson claims KET didn't want him to participate.
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Local university ready for ban on smoking Video included

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If your go-to stress reliever between classes is a cigarette, you might have to pick a new vice if you're a college student in Illinois. More>>

Students head to college campuses, learn to deal with scary situations like sexual assault Video included

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Most of the students shuffling into Lovett Auditorium on Murray State University's campus were freshman. They've been on campus for a few days at most and attending a college tradition called 'Realities on Campus." More>>

Construction will make local interstate safer

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About 16.5 miles of I-24 will see lane restrictions starting Tuesday evening. More>>

Woman arrested for allegedly scratching child repeatedly

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An investigation began after a family member saw long scratches on the boy's back.
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Negotiations resume between union and local plant Video included

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After a two week hiatus from negotiations, there was hope cooler heads would prevail between Honeywell and the United Steel Workers. More>>

Freeing a local community from substance abuse Video included

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Nearly five million teenagers in the U.S. admit to taking prescription pain killers, according to the Foundation for a Drug Free World, but one local community has a new program to fight that problem. More>>

Do city-wide curfews work? Video included

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A city-wide curfew in Ferguson, Missouri has been lifted. The curfew lasted for two night, but one Local 6 town had a curfew that lasted 2 weeks.
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Local family faces a stink in their backyard Video included

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A local family said their newest and closest neighbors are causing a stink.
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Patients of local hospitals at risk for identity fraud due to recent hacking

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The personal information of 4.5 million patients was stolen by hackers from China.
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Temporary Calloway County Attorney appointed following Harrington's death

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Jeffrey Roberts will serve in the position through the first week of January.
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Missing woman found safe in Benton

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The Marshall County Sheriff's Office says 82-year-old Beverly English has been found. More>>

Photos posted on social media help lead to arrest

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A Livingston County man has been arrested after he allegedly tried to use stolen, blank prescription forms to get prescription pain-killers. More>>

Carbondale police chief dismissed

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City Manager Kevin Baity says the dismissal has nothing to do with litigation brought against the chief.
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Lawyer: Autopsy shows Michael Brown shot at least six times

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A pathologist says Michael Brown may have had his back to the shooter when he was shot repeatedly.
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Ukraine: 'Dozens' of civilians killed in convoy

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A rebel shelling attack has killed dozens of fleeing civilians in Ukraine.
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Police issue warrants for convenience store robbery

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Police have issued aggravated robbery warrants for two people in connection with a convenience store robbery.
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Six things to know: August 18 Video included

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Today's six things includes updates on Ferguson, Mo., the Israel/Hamas conflict and the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
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What the Tech: The art of the selfie

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Is there a right way or a wrong way to take selfies?
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Weekend box office: Stallone knocked out by Turtles, Guardians

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The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are no. 1 for the second weekend in a row.
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Tenn. AG: Parents can't give kids new last names

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Tennessee's attorney general says state law limits the options for what parents can name their children.
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Missouri firefighters investigate house fire

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Cape Girardeau, MO firefighters investigate an overnight house fire.
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Illinois creates foundation to help veterans

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The Illinois Joining Forces Foundation will support Illinois Joining Forces, a network of organizations that serve veterans, active military and their families. More>>

AP poll: defending champion Florida St is No. 1

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Jameis Winston and defending national champion Florida State are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll.
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Sharpton: Ferguson shooting is 'defining moment'

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The Rev. Al Sharpton called the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager by a white police officer in suburban St. Louis a "defining moment for this country." More>>

Bringing a Boys and Girls Club to Mayfield

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One local man is trying to make a difference in children's lives by starting a Boys and Girls Club in a local community.
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Communities write letters to stave off Army cuts

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Communities around Fort Campbell are asking residents to write or sign letters to the U.S. Army in an effort to stave off significant cuts. More>>

Man facing charges for marijuana operation

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A Murfreesboro man is facing charges after police found a marijuana grow operation in his home. More>>

Four teens, one man involved in high-speed chase

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Four teens and one man are behind bars after leading a high-speed chase with a stolen car.
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Illinois State Fair strives to be most eco-friendly in US

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Illinois State Fair officials say they're ramping up recycling at this year's event as part of an effort to have the most eco-friendly fair in the country. More>>

Bourbon production reaches high point since '70s

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Kentucky bourbon companies are making more booze than they have since the 1970s, but the high production also holds an inherent risk. More>>

Holder asks for federal autopsy on Missouri teen

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U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has asked for the Justice Department to arrange an autopsy on the body of Michael Brown by a federal medical examiner. More>>

Groups urge changes to Ohio River bridge tolls

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Indiana and Kentucky are being asked to delay the collection of tolls on Ohio River bridges until the project is complete in late 2016.
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Illinois colleges to be smoke-free indoors and out

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Students at Illinois' public colleges will no longer be permitted to light up on campus starting next summer.
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