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Horace placed an ad in a newspaper for men to work in his factory and was surprised that his advertisement produced more complaints than applicants. And furthermore, the complaints came from only irate women. They charged him with being a women hater for offering jobs only to men, which the angered women were quick to point out, was a violation of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that prohibited discrimination in employment because of sex.

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GLASGOW – Tim Smiley was living up to his last name during Thursday's Glasgow Water and Sewer Commission meeting while he repeatedly placed his hands along the top edge of the wooden plaque representing the 2018 Microbial AWOP Champion Award sitting on the table in front of him as he explained its significance.

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P.T. Barnum, a sideshow huckster from yesteryear, was reputed to have said: "You can fool some of the people some of the time but, you can't fool all the people all of the time", but President Donald Trump is certainly trying with some success. He would have the nation believe that he, alone, has managed to reduce unemployment to a figure that Marilyn Monroe would have admired and that the economy, since he took office, has taken off like a rocket.

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GLAGSOW – After Dan Klein’s last chemotherapy treatment, he went to his family’s lake cottage in northern Michigan and sat at the end of that old dock a lot – and reflected. 

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Students filed into Alumni Coliseum Friday afternoon to add their names to the many ranks of Eastern Kentucky University Alumni for the 112th Spring Commencement ceremony. Friends and family watched as grads received their diplomas and were given warm wishes for their futures. Over the cours…

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For some high school students, they don't have a clue what they want to do when they graduate, let alone where they want to go to college after they receive their diploma.

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BOWLING GREEN — The Kentucky State Police continue to investigate a shooting that occurred Tuesday night along Stinson Lane in Allen County near the Kentucky-Tennessee line.

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Edna Mae suffered a mild malady and wasn't sure whether it was God or Dr. Jones who cured her, but it was De. Jones who submitted a bill. And, the bill he submitted, in Edna Mae's opinion, was a whopper. It was so outrageously high that she was piqued into picketing Dr. Jones' office with posters that accused Dr. Jones of charging excessive fees.

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GLASGOW – The two women who educated roughly 30 local people about Casey's Law on Tuesday afternoon each had her own painful experience with family members' suffering with addiction, and one of them had used the Kentucky legislation to help her daughter survive it.

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MUNFORDVILLE — The Hart County woman accused of shooting her parents at their home on G. Shelton Road in northern Hart County in 2018 was sentenced Tuesday in Hart County Circuit Court.

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This is one of my favorite times of year, and the events of the next few weeks are what make serving as president at Eastern Kentucky University especially gratifying and tremendously rewarding.

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On Friday afternoon, Governor Matt Bevin said his team has met with Kentucky's quasi-governmental agencies and university to present a proposal to address "the growing financial burden created by Kentucky's looming pension crisis."

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Former Ashland cardiologist Richard Paulus was sentenced to five years in prison Thursday and ordered to pay more than $1 million in restitution for convictions stemming from charges he performed unnecessary heart procedures as part of a healthcare fraud scheme in Eastern Kentucky.

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When a masked man entered a local bar and grill, its patrons knew immediately, he wasn't the Lone Ranger. Brandishing a pair of six-shooters, the stranger announced a hold-up and directed the patrons in the bar and grill to empty their pocket. Actually, however, the two guns were unnecessary to carry out the caper. One whiff of the gunman's breath -- reeking from the odor of garlic -- was almost sufficient to hold anyone at bay.

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The Marching Colonels will once again take to the fields to play, but not at their usual stomping grounds.

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"It's the end of the world as we know it (It's time I had some time alone) And I feel fine" --"It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)" by R.E.M.

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GLASGOW — A Cave City businessman who is facing five counts of federal bank fraud is scheduled to appear in court next week for a change of plea hearing.

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The Explore Kentucky Initiative invites everyone to join them for their Bluegrass River Run, a part of Explore Kentucky Initiative’s Kentucky Waterman Series, on May 11. Registration closes this week on May 2.

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Richmond police arrested a man for attempted murder, first-degree assault, first-degree attempted fetal homicide and more following an investigation after it was reported shots had been fired in the area of East Main Street early Friday morning.

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GLASGOW — The Barren County Republican Women's Club invited Rep. Steve Riley, R-Glasgow, to speak during its meeting Thursday along with two candidates seeking election as attorney general and one candidate for secretary of state. 

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GLASGOW – Differences over how and by whom a meeting agenda should be developed led the Glasgow Electric Plant Board's chair to draw a line in the sand at the board's meeting Tuesday, so the Glasgow Daily Times sought through an open records request copies of the emails that had apparently led to such exasperation.

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