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BC-KY--Kentucky News Digest, KY

December 30, 2018

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 aplouisville(at)ap.org. Becky Yonker is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@ap.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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. _ A former Kentucky lawmaker and state attorney general says he’ll run again next year to serve as the state’s top elected law enforcement official. Greg Stumbo told WKYT-TV on Saturday that he will run for attorney general. He is the first Democrat to announce for the office.



RABBIT HASH, Ky. _ The first time Bobbi Layne Kayser came to Rabbit Hash was the day she moved there. “I got a drink, went and sat on the porch and felt like I had met my destiny,” she said. “There is something about the geological spot the town sits on that defies explanation.” An AP Member Exchange.


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