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State officials say it marks the year's first roadside cleanup outing for Adopt-a-Highway volunteers. The Transportation Cabinet is reminding motorists that when the volunteers are working, roadsides are active work zones and drivers are expected to slow down. The cabinet says the Division of Roadside ...
City officials, along with some of Hamilton's family and co-workers, spoke of Hamilton's work ethic and contagiously positive personality at his funeral, held at the East Kentucky Expo Center. “Scotty touched many lives, and I was one of them,” Pikeville Public Safety Commissioner Phillip Reed said.

Officials in Kentucky say a train has derailed and residents near the scene have been asked to evacuate. The train derailed in Scott County late Sunday night, about 15 miles (24 kilometers) north of Lexington. WLEX-TV reports that Scott County Emergency Management Captain Robert Duncan says buses ...
New Presidents or Provosts: California State U Fullerton, Hamilton College, Rosemont College, Southwest Virginia CC, Thomas Edison State U, U of Charleston, U of Kentucky, U of Texas-Dallas, Washington State U Tri-Cities ...
(AP) -- Kentucky's largest city has released a two-year plan for fighting its drug epidemic and growing number of overdose deaths. The overdose fatality rate of 43 deaths per 100,000 residents in Louisville is more than double the national rate. News outlets report that Mayor Greg Fischer and Louisville ...

CALVERT CITY – Kentucky Dam Village State Park is hosting a “Teacher's Tackle Box” workshop for teachers and youth group leaders on Saturday, April 7. This free workshop, offered by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources, is designed to help adults lead a fishing field trip for youth.
There is a measure — Senate Bill 66 — that would offer relief on pensions to the library, and to the hundreds of city and county governments, school districts, health departments and other local entities enrolled in the County Employees Retirement System, one of the three systems at Kentucky Retirement ...

As the weather begins to warm and temperatures begin to steady, the itch to hit the road and see some of Kentucky's most beautiful sites ensues. While on your sightseeing adventures, consider stopping by some of the small-town Kentucky eateries that are found throughout our great state. There's something about a diner ...
An Ohio village ordered to pay back $3 million in citations stemming from automated traffic cameras is taking its case to the state Supreme Court. ... The village argues sovereign immunity is guaranteed to municipalities across the state and necessary for preserving "fiscal integrity." The village cited nearly ...
John Calipari, the head basketball coach at the University of Kentucky, didn't want me to come to church with him. I had to ask, again and again and again. He's an old-school Catholic from a Pennsylvania steel town, private with his faith, and his unease was palpable. I even offered to wait outside. But at the ...
A man exonerated of murder has reached a $7.5 million settlement with a Kentucky city he had sued for wrongful arrest and imprisonment. Attorneys for Kerry Porter, who spent 11 years in prison after being wrongfully convicted in the 1996 slaying of Tyrone Camp, said in a statement Monday that the ...
The tallest building in Kentucky's capital city came crashing down in a controlled implosion on Sunday, delighting onlookers who then quickly scurried away to avoid the dust cloud that billowed overhead. Demolition of the 28-story Capital Plaza Tower will make way for a new modern five-story office ...
a man in charles city is always ready to lend a helping hand.... no matter how far away the help is needed. stewart coulson is waking up in louisville kentucky this morning. he left charles city nearly 24 hours ago??to be a disaster mental health volunteer with the american red cross. this video shows what ...
Bevin brought to the meeting two of President Donald Trump's advisers so they could consider the city for the National Diversity Coalition for Trump's 13-point urban revitalization plan. The plan includes features such as transitional housing. It was met with grumbles until adviser the Rev. Darrell Scott ...
Visit the city of Monroe, Michigan, and you will find multiple tributes to the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The area surrounding the River Raisin, a 139-mile river that flows from Rollins Township, Mi. to Lake Erie, has long held Kentucky in high regard thanks to a War of 1812 battle that took place here 205 ...


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