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Lovelaceville water customer learn options, worry about expense Video included

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Water customers in Lovelaceville are worried about what will happen to their water supply now that none of the options to save their water plant are likely to happen.
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Missing 80-year-old man found

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On Tuesday, the Calloway County Sheriff's Department confirmed that he had been found in Henry County, Tennessee. More>>

What the Tech: iPhone upgrade Video included

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Lost among the talk of the iPhone 6 release is the release of iOS 8. More>>

Top general: US ground troops possible in Iraq

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The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says that under certain circumstances he would recommend deploying ground forces to Iraq. More>>

Three arrested for theft of scrap metal in Livingston County

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The scrap metal was taken from an uninhabited property on Dunlap Road.
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Counties working together to charge man accused of killing mother and son

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Terry Froman faces charges in both Ohio and Kentucky for the death of a Graves County woman and her son. More>>

Crowds gather to watch demolition of Old Ledbetter Bridge Video included

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A team of five Local 6 photojournalists, two reporters, and eight cameras captured the anticipation leading up to, and the moment, the Old Ledbetter Bridge came down. More>>

Local police department prepares for big weekend concert Video included

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Marion, Illinois, population 17,000, is getting rocked this weekend. More>>

Be On The Lookout: Paducah Police crime statistics Video included

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In this week's Be On The Lookout we're breaking down the number of crimes in a Local 6 city compared to years past. More>>

Teachers, students, parents adapting to Common Core Video included

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We're a month into the school year and students are working towards the common goal of wrapping their heads around Common Core. More>>

Crews have two days to clean up after bridge explosion Video included

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Cleanup at the old Ledbetter bridge started almost instantly after Tuesday's morning's controlled explosion.
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Grand jury to weigh case of NASCAR's Tony Stewart

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Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said Tuesday he made the decision to present the case to a grand jury after reviewing evidence collected by sheriff's investigators. More>>

U.S. to assign 3,000 from U.S. military to fight Ebola

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White House press secretary Josh Earnest said the 3,000 troops would not provide direct care to Ebola patients. More>>

Bomb threat made at local manufacturing plant

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Kentucky State Police say they got a call of a bomb threat at the Pella manufacturing plant around 10:00 a.m. More>>

Indiana man arrested in Kentucky with stolen firearm and vehicle

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An Indiana man has been arrested in Caldwell County for allegedly trying to sell a stolen firearm. More>>

Lawmaker panel delays decision on fracking rules

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The legislature's Joint Committee on Administrative Rules received proposed rules late last month.
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VIDEO: Old Ledbetter Bridge controlled explosion Video included

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The first of three controlled explosions on the Old Ledbetter Bridge took place Tuesday morning. More>>

Family of girl found dead in Chile sets up bank account for donations

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You can also mail donations directly to the family.
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Murray hospital needs type A-negative blood

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Murray-Calloway County Hospital will hold two blood drives over the next two weeks.
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Former southern Illinois state's attorney disciplined

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The Illinois Supreme Court has censured former long-time southern Illinois state's attorney Charles Garnati.
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Rain, cold hampering Illinois corn harvest

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Wet, cool conditions across much of Illinois have put farmers behind schedule in bringing their corn.
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Sides in Scottish referendum make final push

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The two sides in Scotland's independence debate scrambled Tuesday to convert undecided voters. More>>

Hearing set for man accused in deadly Cairo bank holdup

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A man accused of fatally stabbing two southern Illinois bank workers has been scheduled for another federal court appearance. More>>

US to assign 3,000 from military to fight Ebola

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The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis. More>>

Old Ledbetter Bridge demolition prompts one-lane closure of new bridge Video included

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The controlled explosion will be streamed live at 8 a.m.
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Bone marrow registration drive being held for boy fighting cancer

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A Louisville boy fighting Leukemia for the second time needs a bone marrow transplant to combat the disease. More>>

Olive Garden defends breadstick policy

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Olive Garden is defending its practice of giving customers as many breadsticks as they want, saying the policy conveys "Italian generosity."
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Man admits to stealing items from employer

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A Kevil man has been arrested for stealing more than $10,000 worth of items from his employer More>>

School, community remembers fallen superhero Video included

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The community of Mayfield, Kentucky is still trying to digest Friday's sobering events. Students and staff returned to the halls where Eli Mohney would have walked given different circumstances. More>>

Local church supports grieving family, community Video included

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The man charged in the deaths of Kimberly Thomas and Eli Mohney could face the death penalty in Kentucky according to the Graves County Commonwealth Attorney David Hargrove.
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Drawing the line on corporal punishment Video included

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NFL running back Adrian Peterson's indictment is raising an old question about how parents are supposed to appropriately discipline their children. More>>

Bus driver says she was suspended for t-shirt Video included

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Warrell has worked for the Union City school system as a school bus driver for 8 years. She also works as a custodian at an Obion County school. More>>

Activity center to help keep kids busy after school Video included

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When local school districts lose funding, your children can lose opportunities.
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West Tennessee emergency callers having problems

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Emergency officials in West Tennessee are working to resolve problems with 911 calls from cellphones and have established temporary numbers to use for emergencies. More>>

Some consumers risk losing health law tax credits

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The Obama administration says some consumers risk losing financial aid for their health insurance premiums unless they clear up lingering questions about how much they make. More>>

Former Kentucky state worker fined for mistreating women

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Kenneth "Scott" King told female employees to wear short skirts and high heels to meetings in order to get what they want, according to a settlement agreement. More>>

GM expert says 19 deaths eligible for compensation

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General Motors' compensation expert in cases involving faulty ignition switches has determined that 19 wrongful death claims are eligible for payments from the company. More>>

Dragon Boat Festival to be held on Saturday

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Watch out for dragons in downtown Paducah this weekend. More>>

Students encouraged to make Christmas ornaments for Paducah City Hall

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Paducah Mayor Gayle Kaler is asking for K-12 students' help in decorating City Hall's Christmas tree. More>>

Vikings reinstate Peterson after abuse charge

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The Minnesota Vikings are reinstating Adrian Peterson this week after he was charged with child abuse. More>>

Lane restrictions this week for Ohio River Bridge

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A daytime lane restriction begins Monday for I-24 westbound traffic on the Ohio River Bridge. More>>

Tenn. justices name Slatery as attorney general

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The state Supreme Court has named Gov. Bill Haslam's top legal adviser, Herbert Slatery, as Tennessee's next attorney general.
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Warrant issued in Charleston shooting

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A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man wanted in connection with a September 11 shooting.
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Safety agency investigates Ford Fiesta latches

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U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that the doors won't latch properly on some Ford Fiesta cars. More>>

Skin shocks used at Mass. school draw FDA look

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The FDA is considering whether to ban electrical skin shocks as treatment for people with disabilities.
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6 Things to Know: September 15 Video included

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In today's 6 Things, the beginning of fall is a good time to start winterizing your home.
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What the Tech: Selling your old iPhone Video included

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Here's where to look if you're selling an old iPhone to get a new one. More>>

Senate challenger eyeing 2015 governor's race

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Former Republican Senate challenger Matt Bevin said it's likely he'll run for governor in 2015.
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Boaz man charged with assaulting McCracken Co. deputies

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A Boaz, Ky. man is charged with the assault of a police officer after he attempted to flee the scene of a car accident. More>>

Suspect in Holly Bobo murder transferred

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Zachary Adams was moved from the Chester County Jail to the Williamson County Jail over the weekend. More>>

A local mom's mission to raise awareness about heart defects

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One local mom is setting out to raise money and awareness after her son passed away to hypoplastic left heart syndrome. More>>

Lawmaker pushing for athletics for homeschoolers

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A central Kentucky lawmaker is pushing to allow homeschooled children to participate in middle and high school athletics.
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International students help boost SIU enrollment

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Southern Illinois University experienced its first enrollment jump in a decade largely due to a surge in international students at the Carbondale campus, according to a published report Sunday.
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Closer Look: Rauner's schools plan raises eyebrows

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Proposals to tie teacher merit pay to student test scores and alter tenure policies to make it easier to fire bad teachers are among the most recent education ideas being pushed in Illinois by GOP gubernatorial bidder Bruce Rauner.
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