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The Rev. Billy Graham, 83, issues an altar call during the final night of his four-day “Metroplex Mission” on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2002 at Texas Stadium in Irving, Texas. The world-renowned evangelist and spiritual adviser to numerous presidents of the United States drew 456,000 attendees to his last Dallas-area crusade in 1971, the first event ever held at Texas Stadium. (Photo © 2002 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Police Officer Paul Schmuck jots down notes at the corner of Broadway and Vine Street as New Year’s revelers wander past him early Saturday, Jan. 1, 2000 in Lexington, Ky. The world did not end on Jan. 1, proving widespread speculation and apprehension over the “Y2K” or “Millennium” computer bug was unfounded. (Photo © 2000 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

Lights from NASA’s launch pad 39A illuminate the predawn sky as the space shuttle Endeavour awaits its scheduled launch for mission STS-134 on Friday, April 29, 2011 at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. STS-134 was Endeavour’s 25th and final space mission and the penultimate mission in the space shuttle program’s 31-year history, but the scheduled April 29 launch was postponed until May 16 due to an auxiliary power unit heater failure. (Photo © 2011 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

A hearse carrying the body of slain former Tennessee Titans and Baltimore Ravens NFL quarterback Steve McNair leaves the University of Southern Mississippi’s Reed Green Coliseum after McNair’s funeral on Saturday, July 11, 2007 in Hattiesburg, Miss. McNair, 36, died July 4, 2007 in Nashville after being shot multiple times by his mistress, Sahel “Jenni” Kazemi, who then turned the gun on herself, according to police. (Photo © 2007 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

Campbellsville Fire Department firefighters battle a blaze at Harris’s Pre-Owned Furniture and Appliances late Monday, Feb. 9, 2008 on South Central Avenue in Campbellsville, Ky. Two trucks and 27 firefighters responded, the department said, but the building was a total loss. (Photo © 2008 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

A snow- and ice-covered pickup truck traverses a whited-out New Circle Road, one of the city’s main thoroughfares, as snow falls on Thursday, March 5, 2015 in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear declared a statewide emergency for the second time in 17 days after a winter storm dumped up to 21 inches of snow on the Bluegrass State in less than 17 hours, including a new record of 17.1 inches in Lexington; the city’s previous record of 13.5 inches was set in 1917 and tied in 1943. (Photo © 2015 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

A Philadelphia Police officer and his four-legged partner from the K-9 Explosive Detection unit sweep the US Airways air cargo warehouse operated by North American Aviation Services looking for explosives during a routine security check on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008 at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia, Pa. As aviation security has evolved and tightened following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, bomb dogs have become a common site at the nation’s airports. (Photo © 2008 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

An unidentified man watches rescuers search the Green River for a missing teenager early Tuesday, July 5, 2011 near Hatcher, Ky. The missing boy was later confirmed to have drowned on the Fourth of July. (Photo © 2011 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

Volunteer firefighters from the Columbia-Adair County Fire Department carry the casket of fallen comrade Charles “Sparky” Sparks to his graveside during a line-of-duty funeral on Monday, July 11, 2011 at Haven Hill Cemetery in Garlin, Ky. Charlie Sparks, 49, died July 8 after suffering a heart attack fighting a structure fire on June 30. (Photo © 2011 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

Taylor County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Sheriff Lawrence Walsh investigates a motor vehicle crash on Friday, March 21, 2008 on Kentucky Highway 210 near its intersection with Kentucky Highway 883 and Salem Church Road north of Campbellsville, Ky. (Photo © 2008 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

Lakefest Fourth of July celebration in Jamestown, Ky. (Photo © 1999 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)

A woman carrying a young boy walks through the showroom at Dry Ridge Toyota on Thursday, April 21, 2011 in Dry Ridge, Ky. Toyota has announced it will scale back production at its North American manufacturing facilities through at least June 3 due to parts shortages caused by a tsunami and earthquakes in Japan, but no layoffs are planned and full-scale production is expected to resume by the end of the year. (Photo © 2011 Billy Suratt/Apex MediaWire, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED)


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  • Date 1999-2015

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