AP-KY--Kentucky News Digest 1:30 pm, KY
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or email@example.com. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. If circumstances change before 6 p.m., a new digest will be sent reflecting those developments. All times are Eastern.
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—PACEMAKER DOCTOR, from London, Ky.: A panel has suspended the medical license of a doctor convicted of implanting medically unnecessary pacemakers into dozens of patients and billing it to Medicare and Medicaid.
—FOOTBALL COACH-SODOMY CHARGES, from Danville: A former Kentucky high school football coach has been accused of committing sex crimes against a child while he was leading the team in the early 1980s.
—INTRUDER SHOT, from Covington: Police in Kentucky say it appears that the resident of a home has fatally shot an intruder.
—ATTEMPTED OFFICER SLAYING, from London, Ky.: Kentucky police have arrested a carload of people after the vehicle pinned two officers to a concrete column.
—PHARMACY SERVICES, from Barbourville: A southeastern Kentucky pharmacy is among the first in the state to begin treating people for ailments like strep throat and the flu.
—LOUISVILLE SUPERCON, from Louisville: Louisville’s annual comic book and pop culture convention will host a variety of stars this year including Richard Dreyfuss, Star Trek icon William Shatner and Henry Winkler of “Happy Days” fame.
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