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Survey Finds Gas Prices Have Dropped

Updated: 09/24/2007 - Filling up at the pump is apparently costing drivers less. A national survey finds the average price of gasoline in the U.S. dropped about two cents over the last two weeks.

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Phantom 550 Makes Move Across Bowling Green

Updated: 09/24/2007 - It's 16 feet high, 25 feet wide, and 20,000 pounds. On Sept. 23, it's heading through the streets of Bowling Green. The Phantom 550 aircraft makes it's big move at 11:30 p.m., and it'll do so at just two miles an hour.

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Iranian President to Speak at Columbia University

Updated: 09/23/2007 - He is a man the State Department says leads a country that sponsors terrorism and on Sept. 23, he arrived in New York City. Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will spend two days in the U.S., to attend a United Nations General Assembly meeting.

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Bluegrass Singer Dies in Tour Bus

Updated: 09/23/2007 - Music legend Larry Fuller was inside his bus in Richmond, Ky. on Sept. 22 when it caught fire. Authorities don't suspect foul play and the cause of the fire is under investigation.

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Ky. Plane Crash Kills Pilot

Updated: 09/23/2007 - A plane crash in eastern Kentucky this weekend leaves the pilot dead. The single-engine plane crashed into the Ohio River on Sept. 22, killing William Stevens, the 80-year-old pilot.

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Court Turns Down Request to Stop Baze Execution

Updated: 09/23/2007 - The Kentucky Supreme Court has turned down a prosecutor's request to reconsider its decision to stop the execution of a man convicted of killing a sheriff and deputy.

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Churches Focus on Healing Town with Racial Tensions

Updated: 09/23/2007 - In Jena, Louisiana, attention was switched from protests on the streets to the area's churches on Sept. 23. Many churches are trying to focus on healing in the town, which has been the center of racial tensions.

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Summer Heat Impacts Fall Colors

Updated: 09/23/2007 - One of the sure signs that fall has arrived are the multi-colored leaves you see in the trees. But with such dry weather this summer, a pretty fall is now in jeopardy.

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Emergency Officials Practice for Code Red Situations

Updated: 09/23/2007 - It was an event that brought the police force, fire department, EMS and park rangers into Brownsville. But they weren't at the scene of an emergency, they were just practicing how to handle one.

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Engine Malfunction May Have Caused Tenn. Plane Crash

Updated: 09/25/2007 - The son of one of the survivors of a Tennessee plane crash says the craft's engines quit on approach to Chattanooga Municipal Airport. Troy Turner said the group was flying from Birmingham, Alabama to Georgetown, Kentucky.

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Hometown Hero: Carole Dunn

Posted: 09/23/2007 - Grandparents raising grandchildren can be quite a challenge and a local grandmother was recently recognized for her work in raising her grandchildren.

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Recovery Remains Slow for Teen Injured at Ky. Kingdom

Updated: 09/23/2007 - Three months ago, WBKO told you about Kaitlyn Lasitter who lost both feet when a cable snapped on a ride at Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom. In an e-mail, her mother Monique Lassiter, said Kaitlyn will suffer through a hard recovery for a long time.

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Lawsuit Filed Against "Super Sweet 16" Oilman

Updated: 09/23/2007 - The SEC files a federal complaint against an area oilman. Investors say he swindled them out of millions at the same time he was throwing his daughter an extravagant 16th birthday party on a reality show.

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Poll Says Kentuckians Want Vote on Casinos

Posted: 09/23/2007 - A new poll says most Kentuckians want the chance to vote on casinos but support for them isn't as clear. It's the second poll on the matter in September.

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Puppy Paddle Benefits Humane Society

Updated: 09/23/2007 - Sept. 22 was the last day the Russell Sims Aquatic Center will be open and people weren't the only ones making a splash. Dog-owners and their four-legged friends from across the area took to the pool for some good, clean fun.

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U.S. Bank Robbery Leaves Authorities Searching for Suspect

Posted: 09/23/2007 - Authorities are searching for a man who robbed a bank in Bowling Green on Sept. 21. Bowling Green police say, around 1 p.m., a man entered the U.S. Bank, on Louisville Rd., walked up to the teller window and demanded money.

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Students React to Delaware State University Shooting

Updated: 09/23/2007 - Two students continue their recovery following a school shooting at Delaware State University early Sept. 21. WBKO's Tamara Evans has reaction from faculty and students on how universities nationwide are stepping up to prevent incidents such as this from happening on their campus.

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Authorities Search for Missing Bowling Green Teen

Updated: 09/20/2007 - Local authorities are asking for your help in finding a teenage-runaway. Bowling Green Police say 13-year-old Barbara Ann Mosley of Bowling Green was last seen on Tuesday, September 18, around 6:00 a.m.

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Some WKU Students to Protest Gun Policy

Updated: 09/20/2007 - Some Western Kentucky University students push for the right to bear arms on campus. The student's aren't happy with the school's "no gun" policy and are planning a protest on WKU's campus.

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Pair Charged With Making Meth, Children in the Home

Updated: 09/20/2007 - Two people are in jail accused of making methamphetamine near Grayson County High School. Twenty-six-year-old Christina Probus and Rodney Tomes were taken into custody Sept. 19.

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Interest Rate Cut May Make the Best Time to Buy a Home

Updated: 09/20/2007 - This is the first time the federal funds interest rate has been cut in four years. The Federal Reserve lowered the rate from 5.25 to 4.75-percent. And one local real-estate agent hopes the decrease brings him more business.

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Governor Helps Community Affected By Wolf Creek Dam

Updated: 09/20/2007 - As we have reported before, Lake Cumberland was lowered 40 feet earlier this year to take pressure off the leaking dam. As work on the dam continues, Governor Fletcher broke ground on Sept. 20 on a new water project for Jamestown.

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