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Mortgage-Free Home Available For Wounded Veteran

Posted On October 31, 2014

(Georgetown, KY) -- An organization that offers mortgage-free homes to wounded veterans has an available house in Scott County. It has three bedrooms and two bathrooms, and is located in Georgetown. Applications can be submitted on the Military Warriors Support Foundation website.

Election Fraud Hotline Available On Election Day

Posted On October 31, 2014

(Frankfort, KY) -- An election fraud hotline will be available during next week's general election. Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway says anyone who witnesses election irregularities or possible election law violations should report them. The number to call is 800-328-8683.

Steve Nunn Wants Guilty Plea Withdrawn

Posted On October 31, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- The former Kentucky lawmaker who admitted killing his ex-fiancee is trying to get his guilty plea withdrawn. Steve Nunn testified in Fayette Circuit Court on Thursday that he pleaded guilty in 2011 to the shooting death of Amanda Ross because his attorney gave him bad advice. He's also appealing a civil judgment…

Churchill Downs Plans Winner’s Circle Makeover

Posted On October 30, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Big plans are in the works for one of the most-coveted spaces at Churchill Downs. Track officials say the Winner's Circle will undergo a four-million-dollar makeover to create new suite seating for horse owners. The project will eliminate some Clubhouse box and Grandstand bleacher seats when it's completed in April.

Absentee Voting Totals High

Posted On October 30, 2014

(Undated) -- Kentucky elections officials say the interest in this year's election is shaping up to be the highest in some time. More than 35-thousand Kentucky voters have cast absentee ballots so far, a 13-percent increase over the last midterm election in 2010. Those votes will be the first counted when the polls close statewide…