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U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced Thursday that Kentucky will receive at least $7 million to help fight the new coronavirus, labeled COVID-19. The funding, included in the supplemental appropriations bill, was signed into law by President Trump today, will be provi…

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FRANKFORT – A month and a half after Governor Andy Beshear presented his administration’s two-year budget proposal to the General Assembly, the Kentucky House of Representatives made its version public on Thursday afternoon and sent it on to the Senate Friday morning.

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My father opened Booneville Discount Drug in 2005. Since then, I’ve had the privilege of working there first as a staff pharmacist and now taking over the operation entirely. Working as a pharmacist in eastern Kentucky has given me an appreciation for the critical role pharmacists play in th…

Detainees/charges: NP- photo unavailable. Alioth, Ryan- criminal mischief. Barnett, John Michael- theft by cold checks. Bowman, luke- behind on support/unpaid payments. Bowman, Pamela- trespass. Brandenburg, Bobby- speeding, reckless driving, disregard stop sign, fleeing police, wanton endan…

      In my last newsletter, I mentioned that I joined fellow Kentucky senator Mitch McConnell and U.S. Representative Brett Guthrie in sending a letter to Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy and Chief of Staff of the Army General James McConville urging them to select Fort Knox for their fo…

The World Health Organization declared coronavirus a “public health emergency of international concern” on Jan. 30, 2020.  While the coronavirus is infectious, that should not cause panic in Kentucky. The immediate risk of this new virus to the American public is believed to be low at this t…

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After high winds and dangerous storms moved across Kentucky and the southern United States this past weekend, over 9,300 members of Jackson Energy Cooperative were left without power.