AP-KY--Kentucky News Digest 1:30 pm, KY
Aug. 07, 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 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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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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CHARLOTTESVILLE-ONE YEAR LATER
Sometimes Alfred Wilson still has to take a moment to collect himself after he pulls open files at the law firm where he works and sees Heather Heyer's handwriting. "I get choked up and have to gather myself before I talk to the client," said Wilson, who hired Heyer, the 32-year-old paralegal killed nearly a year ago in a car attack during a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. By Sarah Rankin.
GIRLFRIEND CHARGED, from NEWPORT, Ky. — The second trial of a woman accused of killing her boyfriend is set to begin in Kentucky.
APARTMENT FIRE, from HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. — Authorities say a one person has died in an apartment fire.
AMBULANCE THEFT, from MT. VERNON, Ky. — Police say a Kentucky woman became frustrated while waiting for a ride from a hospital, and drove off in a running ambulance.
MURRAY STATE REGENT, from FRANKFORT, Ky. — A Murray State University graduate who played football for the Racers has been appointed to the school's Board of Regents.
POLICE-MISSING PERSONS, from CAMPBELLSBURG, Ky. — A Kentucky State Police post is holding an event aimed at identifying missing persons.
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