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morning cram [retire edition]

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Yeah… We’re going to need you to come in for a few more years. NPR says “financial pressures are pushing up retirement ages all over.”

KENTUCKY~ Murray’s Vanderbilt Chemical plant is expanding (thanks to state incentives). Contractors bidding to demolish Paducah’s Executive Inn find it difficult to estimate what they should charge. A forgotten hero gets his forgotten medals from the ‘Forgotten War.’ A stretch of KY-800 (Christian County) is closed today. Going to a community college in Kentucky now costs more. Beshear keeps mum on an anticipated Senate President duel (not a real one). See Tony Bennett, the Beach Boys, Kenny Rogers and more @ the FEI World Games later this year. Jobless rates down .2% in May.

TENNESSEE~ Watch out for expected traffic on I-65/I-24 in Nashville over the weekend. Clarksville expects to find out next week when its marina will be ready. Montgomery and Robertson counties’ new special gangs & guns DA wants to decrease violent crime. TVA hits pause on solar power partnership program.

morning cram (cut ‘n cap edition)

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Top Hat.. Top Kill.. Cut ‘n Cap.

KY~ A home invasion in Marshall County ends with high speed police chase. Korean War heroes honored in Paducah. Calvert City community rallies around injured cop. Laptops may replace textbooks @ McCracken High. The new state highway maps show off horse culture. Odds improve for winning future Race to the Top funds.

TN~ Campaign issues wind up in budget talks. Farmers can apply for aid.