State Senate Majority Floor Leader Damon Thayer, R-Georgetown, was joined by fellow lawmakers Thursday on the front steps of the State Capitol for a ceremonial presentation of $75 million to representatives of Kentucky’s tourism and travel industry.
Gov. Andy Beshear announced new job creation within Kentucky’s coal industry as River View Coal LLC, which operates an underground coal mine in Union County, will expand its footprint in the state with a new facility in Henderson County, creating 260 well-paying jobs with a $35 million investment.
The Kentucky State Police Post 11, London, is actively attempting to locate a Perry County man who failed to appear in Clay Circuit Court to stand trial for murder.
The former County Attorney for Lawrence County, Michael T. Hogan, and his wife and legal secretary, Joy M. Hogan, 41, were sentenced to 42 months and 12 months and one day, respectively, on Tuesday, by U.S. District Judge Gregory Van Tatenhove, for wire fraud. Michael Hogan was also sentence…
The religious group asking for changes to the Manchester Music Festival met with the Manchester Tourism Commission Tuesday night in a special called meeting as requested by Mayor James Ed Garrison.
The Bourbon Barrel Taxation Task Force, co-chaired by Senate President Robert Stivers, R-Manchester, held its fourth meeting today. The task force is studying the current property tax structure rate for bourbon aging in barrels in Kentucky in hopes to increase tax revenue and new jobs by dev…
The Manchester City Council has agreed to form a committee to investigate the Manchester Music Festival after a large group of churches protested the event at Monday’s city council meeting.