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East KY Power plans line expansions

GEPB concerns addressed Jeff Jobe Jobe Publishing, Inc. We have some great news for all of Barren County.  The East Kentucky Power Company has plans for power line expansion in year 2020-21.  The exact type of lines Glasgow Electric Plant Board Chairman Tag Taylor and Superintendent Billy Ray have detailed as being needed to assure…

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Conflict of interest?

Police body cam footage unravels potential conflict of interest for GEPB   Allyson Dix Barren County Progress Government/Community News “We’ve had a vehicle vs. pedestrian—no fatality…It is, uh, Billy Ray from the Electric Plant Board,” a Glasgow Police Officer is heard saying on the body cam footage moments after Ray’s accident in July. This past…

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Watch Sheriff Win Election as It happened Live

Watch the events unfold as the results were announced at Tuesday’s election in the Metcalfe County Sheriff’s race. We had a chance to speak to the newly elected lawman and, as we later discovered while interviewing him, we were the ones who confirmed for him that he had indeed obtained the victory as we entered…

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EPB Scrambling on Defensive Before Meeting

  Here are links to everything in the Video. The article: https://www.energyandpolicy.org/tva-local-power-companies-defection/ The CFC Study: https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/6362229-CFC-TVA-Power-Supply-Analysis-20190228.html The TVA 2018 SEC Filing: http://www.snl.com/Cache/c395786289.html The Glasgow EPB Agenda: http://rbg.glasgow-ky.com/2019/10/

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