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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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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FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Kentucky chapter of Americans for Prosperity is supporting six Republican members of the state House of Representatives for re-election in November.
—McGRATH-SINCLAIR BROADCASTING, from Frankfort: A Democratic congressional candidate in Kentucky has ended her boycott of Sinclair Broadcast Group.
—DISABLED STUDENTS REMOVED, from Jackson: An audit says a Kentucky school district removed mentally disabled students from classrooms or suspended them, while recording the absences as voluntary.
—ATTEMPTED OFFICER SLAYING, from Hazard: Police say a Kentucky man stole from a tractor supply store and then tried to kill an off-duty police officer who attempted to detain him.
—TIRE COMPANY EXPANSION, from Frankfort: An off-road tire company is set to build a new $6.6 million facility in Glasgow that is expected to create 75 jobs.
—SAFE PLACE, from Morehead: Kentucky’s newest Safe Place is offering services in Morehead.
—JOURNALISM HALL OF FAME, from Huntington, W.Va.: Five graduates of Marshall University’s W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications are being inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame this month.
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