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Three Injured In Gas Line Blast

Posted On September 18, 2014

(Goshen, KY) -- Hundreds of Oldham County residents will be without natural gas service for a few days after a pipeline explosion. The blast happened yesterday along U.S. Route 42 in Goshen, disrupting service to 24-hundred Louisville Gas and Electric customers. Three LG and E employees suffered minor injuries in the explosion.

Sen. Paul Worries Weapons To Syrian Rebels Will Go To ISIS

Posted On September 18, 2014

(Undated) -- Kentucky Senator Rand Paul is concerned with arming Syrian rebels. Paul accuses President Obama of going against the Constitution with military action in Syria. He calls the President "reckless" and says he's acting like a leader in a third-world country where there are no checks and balances. Paul also says Secretary of State…

Police Make Arrest In 1971 Murder

Posted On September 18, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- A California man is awaiting extradition to Louisville to face charges in a 43-year-old murder. Metro Police say Lawrence Beck was indicted yesterday for the 1971 beating death of 20-month-old Michael Sanders. Investigators were able to link Beck to the murder because of advances in forensic medicine.

Pipeline Workers Injured In Explosion

Posted On September 18, 2014

(Goshen, KY) -- An explosion is being investigated in a quiet neighborhood near Goshen. LG&E reports two people were injured yesterday while working on a gas pipeline. They are being treated at a hospital, and one is in serious condition.

Nursing Home Hit By Enterovirus

Posted On September 18, 2014

(Lawrenceburg, KY) -- Ten tenants at the Heritage Hall nursing home in Lawrenceburg are being treated after testing positive for enterovirus. More than 30 people showed symptoms of the respiratory disease. The Anderson County Health director does not believe the condition has spread outside the facility.