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Lexington mayor Jim Gray taps Mark Barnard, the assistant chief of the Bureau of Investigations, to be the city's next police chief.
The Harrison County Coroner says a man is dead following a shooting early Monday.
One person is dead after an early morning crash in Lexington.
Police have arrested the man they say stole a car with a baby inside.
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12/29/2014 to 12/29/2014 - The Kwanzaa celebration includes free showing of the film, "The Black Candle", an inspirational story about the struggle and triumph of famly, community and culture.  Enjoy light snacks and youth activities!
02/26/2015 to 02/28/2015 - Presented by Friends of the Arts School and SCAPA.  A heartwarming tale about the search for stardom, 42nd Street captures the hopes of everyone pursuing a dream.  This is not the touring production.  For more information visit www.scapa.fcps.net  Friday 7 p.m.; Saturday 8 p.m.; Sunday 2 and 8 p.m.
03/21/2015 to 03/22/2015 - Sixty-eight, sixty-nine, seventy years since the bombing of Hiroshima, Japan.
Over five hundred, one thousand, fifteen hundred known cases of leukemia caused by the bombing.
Meet one of the eighteen hundred, Sadako.  Discover how the life of a little girl became legend and how her exuberant spirit left a legacy of hope.
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2012 - Blake Shelton's team finishes one and two as Cassadee Pope wins the NBC competition "The Voice" and Terry McDermott is runner-up. Pope and McDermott sing "Catch My Breath" with guest Kelly Clarkson. Smokey Robinson also performs
2006 - Carrie Underwood returns to the U.S. after performing for American troops in Iraq and Kuwait during her first USO tour
2004 - Tim McGraw's "Back When" goes to #1 in Billboard
2003 - Reba McEntire gains a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy Series, for her work in the WB's "Reba." Among her competition: "Will And Grace" star Debra Messing and "Sex In The City" actress Sarah Jessica Parker
2000 - Tim McGraw's "Greatest Hits" album is certified gold and platinum on the same day
1998 - Martina McBride joins Smokey Robinson, Kenny Loggins and vice president Al Gore on NBC-TV's Brooke Shields-hosted special "Christmas In Washington"
1993 - Faith Hill makes her Grand Ole Opry debut
1981 - Buck Owens has a fictitious speeding ticket rescinded by singing "I've Got A Tiger By The Tail" in an episode of the CBS series "The Dukes Of Hazzard," starring John Schneider and Tom Wopat
1978 - Johnny Paycheck's work pays off. He earns his first gold album, for "Take This Job And Shove It"
1975 - Randy Houser is born in Jackson, Mississippi. A co-writer of Trace Adkins' "Honky Tonk Badonkadonk," he shows off a powerful voice with his 2008 debut album, "Anything Goes." He hits his stride with the 2013 album "How Country Feels"
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