Kentucky

FISHING | Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Hook, Line and Teacher

FRANKFORT, Ky.– School kids fervently look forward to summer break, but often after a few weeks, they complain of boredom. An 18-inch largemouth bass jumping and shaking its head at the end of a line is a sure-fire way to cure boredom and instill a passion for a lifelong wholesome activity in a young person.  … Continue reading FISHING | Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Hook, Line and Teacher

FRANKFORT, Ky. | AP FACT CHECK: Democrats drop below 50 percent in Kentucky

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Republicans have taken over Kentucky’s state government, electing majorities in the state House and Senate and a Republican governor for the first time ever. But does their dominance extend to voter registration, which has long been ruled by Democrats? Monday, the Republican Party of Kentucky posted this to its Twitter account … Continue reading FRANKFORT, Ky. | AP FACT CHECK: Democrats drop below 50 percent in Kentucky

KENTUCKY | Illegally kept deer fawn leads to drug charges

FRANKFORT, Ky. — The report of a deer fawn being kept illegally led to drug charges against a man and his mother in Marion County. On Monday, June 11, conservation officers with the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources charged 26-year-old Matt White, of Lebanon, Ky., with holding protected wildlife and one count of … Continue reading KENTUCKY | Illegally kept deer fawn leads to drug charges

Kentucky News: Brown-Forman’s Old Forester Distillery Returns to Whiskey Row

FRANKFORT, KY – Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin Thursday congratulated Brown-Forman Corp. as company leaders opened the Old Forester Distillery, a $45 million, 29-job bourbon production center and visitor attraction re-establishing the brand’s historic home on Louisville’s Whiskey Row. “Old Forester is an iconic brand within the bourbon industry, and it truly feels like this distillery … Continue reading Kentucky News: Brown-Forman’s Old Forester Distillery Returns to Whiskey Row

KENTUCKY | Crown Verity Selects Build-Ready site in Bowling Green for a $3.6 Million, 25 Job Facility

Canadian grill and cookware maker to open Warren County manufacturing and distribution center in 2019 FRANKFORT, Ky. – Gov. Matt Bevin today announced Crown Verity USA Inc., a manufacturer of outdoor commercial and residential cooking equipment, will locate in Bowling Green with a $3.6 million investment that will create 25 full-time jobs. “Crown Verity has … Continue reading KENTUCKY | Crown Verity Selects Build-Ready site in Bowling Green for a $3.6 Million, 25 Job Facility

KENTUCKY | Beshear, Lawmakers Pushing for Stronger Protections for Kentuckians in Utility Rate Cases

Legislation would give utility regulator more tools for safeguarding citizens, communities PIKEVILLE, KY– Attorney General Andy Beshear is once again supporting the actions of Eastern Kentucky lawmakers seeking stronger protections for utility customers before a state regulatory agency. The legislation would give the Public Service Commission (PSC) broader authority to hold utilities more accountable when … Continue reading KENTUCKY | Beshear, Lawmakers Pushing for Stronger Protections for Kentuckians in Utility Rate Cases

Kentucky News: Brandenburg Man, Jeffrey Adam Stone, Pleads Guilty To Attempted Online Enticement & Distribution Of Obscene Material To A Minor

LOUISVILLE, KY – A Brandenburg, Kentucky, man pleaded guilty to two child exploitation offenses on Tuesday, May 22, 2108, in United States District Court, announced United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman. Jeffrey Adam Stone, 31, admitted to online communications with a person he believed to be a 15-year-old girl for the purpose of meeting her … Continue reading Kentucky News: Brandenburg Man, Jeffrey Adam Stone, Pleads Guilty To Attempted Online Enticement & Distribution Of Obscene Material To A Minor

ATLANTA  | Voters choose nominees in Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Texas

ATLANTA  — Four states cast ballots Tuesday as the 2018 midterm elections take shape. Voters in Arkansas, Georgia and Kentucky hold primaries, while Texans settle several primary runoffs after their first round of voting in March. Some noteworthy story lines: IN THIS #METOO MIDTERM, A BIG DAY FOR WOMEN Texans will settle an all-female congressional … Continue reading ATLANTA  | Voters choose nominees in Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Texas