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Rowan Co. teenager shot, killed

A Rowan County teenager who recently graduated from middle school has been shot and killed. Jaxon Cole Keller, 14, died Saturday morning after being airlifted to University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital, according to media reports.

Earthquake, aftershock shake western Ky.

An earthquake struck McLean County on Monday. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said the 3.3 magnitude quake hit four miles west of Calhoun, about 21 miles south of Owensboro, at approximately 9:45 Monday night. The quake was