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the morning cram [the could have had it all edition…]

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…and she has it all. Adele sweeps the Grammys, winning all six categories she was nominated for.

NPR reports the singer dominated the awards show, performing for the first time following throat surgery last year.

Kentucky~ Say good-bye to warm weather: winter storms are coming this way.  An Amish man’s heartfelt letters sway state lawmakers (when not busy challenging health reform). Managed care operators fumble early on after taking over Mediciad. The Murray State Racers bounce back. A series of pharmacy thefts worry business owners. The Delta-Mariner is due for repairs in Paducah.

 

morning cram [yin’lin edition]

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One of America’s biggest beer makers is a lesser-known regional company: D.G. Yuengling and Son. Founded by a German immigrant in Pennsylvania 181 years ago, it’s the country’s oldest brewery.

~NPR reports Yuengling is still family-run and growing.

KENTUCKY~ An I-69 planning study will be publicly discussed in Mayfield tonight. State Police are investigating a string of break-ins along US-62 in Lyon County. McCracken County Schools could save +$4mil on loan interest payments, while county officials want to build a Korean War memorial. More state prisoners are beginning to spend the rest of their sentences in county jails. Several historic sites are going to be closed for 3 months.

TENNESSEE~ The Opryland Hotel reopens today.

SPORTS~ (Football) MSU > APSU, UTM > TSU. (Men’s Basketball) APSU > STL, UTM > MMC. (Women’s Basketball) MSU > St. Catherine, APSU < Purdue, ISU > UTM > SIU.

morning cram (total class edition)

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We stayed classy this morning, declining to run word of terrible Clarksville sex crimes.

KY~ Jenna Bush Hager (W’s daughter) will enlighten Paducah capitalists tonight. You can breathe easy indoors there, too. It’s okay to shoot and kill intruders here (even if it’s not your own home and they’re unarmed). Paducahan rips out $700k worth of locomotive parts. Obama nominates our new US Attorney. Aspiring politicos have till Tuesday to sign up. Senate says ‘YES’ to nukes; panel pushes a public vote on gambling to the floor.

TN~ Clarksville Policeman wrecks during a late-night, drunk drive (allegedly) through Henry County. Commissioners want grant$ to repair their airport.