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The Co-Founder of the Massachusetts Pharmacy Responsible for the Meningitis Outbreak that Killed a Kentucky Circuit Court Judge was Sentenced to Prison Monday

Barry Cadden, 50, will serve nine years for conspiracy and fraud, but he was acquitted of second-degree murder charges. Clinton County Circuit Court Judge Eddie Lovelace was one of 76 people killed by the meningitis outbreak. He died at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville September 17th, 2012, after receiving three ...

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The National Weather Service has Released Information that Confirmed Tornadoes had Touched Down in Neighboring Counties to our Northwest

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The tornadoes touched down in Larue and Marion Counties. Taylor County had a tornado warning in the area, with damage occurring there, but no official details on an actual tornado touching down has been released by the National Weather Service. Flash Flooding was documented in Bardstown, Elizabethtown, Lawrenceburg, Franklin County, ...

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Laker Sports Report, Tuesday, June 27th

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On Sunday, Zack Kean of the Might Laker bowling team competed in the U.S. High School Nationals Bowling Tournament. After four qualifying games Zack was in 13th place advancing him into the first survivor round that cut the field from 296 bowlers to 150. Then advancing to the rounds of ...

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It was a Successful Weekend for the Russell County Relay for Life

The relay raised over 50,000 dollars. A large crowd was on hand Friday night at the high school to honor and remember those affected by cancer. Zack Grider who works with the local relay wanted to thank everyone that turned out for the event. http://lakercountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Grider-6-26-17.mp3

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