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We're tracking a dying cool front heading into the Bluegrass on Thursday. We'll see the rain chances increase toward morning with some rumbles of thunder also possible. The thundershower chance should continue through midday as the cool front pushes into eastern Kentucky. Clouds should rule most of the day, but some late sun will help our highs into the low 70's.
Were tracking a dying cool front heading into the Bluegrass on Thursday
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Tonight on LEX 18 News at 11.
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Fayette County Public Schools has confirmed that a student-athlete had to be assisted by EMS during open gym Wednesday night.

The coroner has confirmed with LEX 18 that the student has died.
Fayette County Public Schools has confirmed that a studentathlete had to be

Dunbar Student Athlete Dies

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Stacey Carpenter Haughey
Nancy Isaacs Hounshell
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Troopers tell LEX 18 that they offered to find the family a shelter, but they would not leave. That is when a judge intervened and had the baby placed in the care of social services.
Troopers tell LEX 18 that they offered to find the family a

Knox Co. Parents Facing Charges After Living In Tent With Baby

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Shannon Marie Gilley-Wireman
Shana Whitmyer
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Gov. Matt Bevin and executives from Braidy Industries Inc. today announced the company will build a $1.3 billion aluminum mill and create 550 advanced manufacturing jobs in Greenup County to produce sheet and plate for the automotive and aerospace industries.
Gov Matt Bevin and executives from Braidy Industries Inc today announced the

Gov. Matt Bevin, Braidy Industries to Create 550 Jobs In Eastern Ky.

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Tyler Hall
Linda Stankewicz
A group of Coal Miners made their way to Washington to meet with Congressional members to lobby to keep their lifetime healthcare coverage but were surprised to find that both Kentucky Senators, Rand Paul and Mitch Mcconnell, would not meet with them.

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yesterday at 23:42. Facebook
LEX 18's Kelsey Borza spoke with 5-year-old Ayden about how he saved his dad after they were in a scary crash in Letcher County.
LEX 18s Kelsey Borza spoke with 5yearold Ayden about how he saved

Boy Saves Father After Crash

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Karen Wright
Edward Jennifer Enmen
Delania Roberts
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Funeral services were held for former jockey James Long Tuesday night.
Funeral services were held for former jockey James Long Tuesday night

Funeral Held For Horse Racing Legend

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yesterday at 22:16. Facebook
Margaret and David Elam had their anniversary lunch together at the very place they had their first date.
Margaret and David Elam had their anniversary lunch together at the very

Couple Celebrates 69th Wedding Anniversary At Lexington Restaurant

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Kevin Ahern
Amanda Thurman
Amy Fields
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yesterday at 21:41. Facebook
Jonathan Demme, the eclectic, ever-enthusiastic filmmaker behind the Oscar winners "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," and the director of one of the most seminal concert films ever made, the Talking Heads' "Stop Making Sense," has died. He was 73.
Jonathan Demme the eclectic everenthusiastic filmmaker behind the Oscar winners

Jonathan Demme, 'Silence Of The Lambs' Director, Dead At 73

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Delania Roberts
Barbara Ratliff
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yesterday at 21:03. Facebook
We hope you'll tune in to watch our interview with this little hero at 6 p.m.!
We hope you'll tune in to watch our interview with this little hero at 6 pm

Five-Year-Old Letcher Co. Boy Saves Dad After Crash

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Becca Hall
Sheila Morris Estes
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Lexington firefighters were called out to help for a unique fishing expedition in Georgetown Wednesday.
Lexington firefighters were called out to help for a unique fishing expedition

Georgetown Teen Photoshoot Turns Into Lexington Fire Diving Expedition

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Mary Stites
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yesterday at 20:15. Facebook
How clean is an ice machine? Leigh Searcy takes a look at the dirty truth when LEX 18 Investigates Thursday at 6pm.
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Cj Cruz Jr.
Deborah Platt
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yesterday at 19:39. Facebook
One of the world's largest rabbits has died aboard a flight from London to Chicago's O'Hare Airport adding yet another public relations nightmare for United Airlines.
One of the worlds largest rabbits has died aboard a flight from

One Of World's Largest Rabbits Dies On United Flight

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Amanda Lamb
Peggy Cory
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The world's last male white northern rhino hit Tinder this week, thanks to a little help from his human friends. They're using the profile as a way to raise money for a much-needed fertility treatment.

In the LEX 18 Facebook Question of the Day, we want to know: Do you think online dating services are a good way of meeting people?

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The worlds last male white northern rhino hit Tinder this week thanks

Desperate to mate, white male rhino joins Tinder

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David Franks
Nathan Rhymer
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Barb Brewer-settles
Aren Russell
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Lexington Emergency Management announced that they will be testing the outdoor warning sirens today.
Lexington Emergency Management announced that they will be testing the outdoor warning

Lexington Emergency Management Will Test Outdoor Sirens Today

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yesterday at 18:07. Facebook
Sunny and warm, but not too humid. Sounds like a perfect day to spend outside! Winds have picked up out of the south, delivering the warm, summer-like air today. We're also tracking a batch of showers and storms to wrap up the work week.

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Sunny and warm but not too humid Sounds like a perfect day
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yesterday at 17:56. Facebook
Our parking lot geese have had their goslings!
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Kenny Keener
Fran Murphy Covert
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yesterday at 17:43. Facebook
One member of the church group says the oil was used to symbolize the presence of God and says if they had known that the oil would leave a stain on the historic landmarks, they definitely would've done things differently.
One member of the church group says the oil was used to

Local Church Steps Up To Explain "Ritualistic" Surveillance Footage

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Bill Kissick
Matt Hampton
Vickie Purvis