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State police leaders back after fundraising hike
The head of the Kentucky State Police and a lieutenant colonel in the agency are back after a two-day, 30-mile hike across the Grand Canyon, all to honor troopers who served and those who died.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Kentucky State Troopers Hike Grand Canyon To Honor Officers
Frankfort , Kentucky Two members of the Kentucky State Police trekked the Grand Canyon to honor those who currently serve with the force and those who gave the ultimate sacrifice with their lives.
State jumps 45 places in national entrepreneur ranking - to 4th
State jumps 45 places in national entrepreneur ranking - to 4th Commonwealth's entrepreneur index improves from 49th to fourth From State of Kentucky news service FRANKFORT, KY - August 25, 2014 - After being near the bottom a year ago, Kentucky's entrepreneurial climate is now one of the best in the nation.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Dr. Michael Cairo, associate professor of political science and director of the International Affairs Program at Transylvania University, will address the Frankfort Chapter United Nations Association of the USA on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at the Paul Sawyier Public Library.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Weekend weather pushes Lexington toward record August
According to Mercer County Emergency Management Director Michael Burke, Harrodsburg saw minor flooding with no injuries reported; just a few downed trees.
Kentucky hit by overnight storms
Kentucky hit by overnight storms By Buddy Rogers, Public Information Officer KY Emergency Management, 100 Minuteman PKY, Frankfort, KY FRANKFORT, KY.
News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDT
A program aimed at helping veterans hone their skills through education to prepare them for careers is seeing booming registration at Western Kentucky University.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Here and There
There will also be live music and short theater vignettes from the upcoming Paul Sawyier outdoor drama "Two Loves and a River" - all within a five-block area downtown.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Bus rental spat comes as Senate candidates meet
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Mon Aug 18, 2014
Friend: Fatal Routt Road shooting 'just an accident'
An 18-year-old Frankfort man was shot and killed over the weekend, and his friend is facing a murder charge.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Frankfort teen remembered for work with National Guard Memorial
Dillon Walker had just graduated from Western Hills High School in Frankfort and was about to move on to college, but those who knew him say it's what he was doing outside the classroom that had a big impact.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Vaccines: First line of defense
August is Immunization Awareness Month and the Franklin County Health Department along with other medical providers have been busy immunizing the school children of Frankfort and Franklin County.
Shooting leaves teen dead, family friend says it was an accident
Posters themed around a horror movie called The Purge have been circulating on social media with today's date on it.
Coroner identifies 18-year-old killed on Routt Road
The Jefferson County Coroner's office released the identity of the 18-year-old shot and killed in the 7000 block of Routt Road Saturday.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Man Convicted In 1998 Shooting Arrested On Drug Charges
Franklin County deputies arrested Darius Shareef, 36, Wednesday. Deputies say they found crack cocain, scales and $1,000 cash in his Frankfort home.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Photos: Car and motorcyle collide at Versailles Road and Red Mile Road intersection
Lexington Fire Dept. firefighters worked at the scene of an injury accident at in the middle of the intersection ofVersailles Rd. and Red Mile Rd. /Forbes Rd. in Lexington, Ky., Wednesday, August 13, 2014.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Capital City Reading Camp helps children improve skills
The Church of the Ascension's second annual Capital City Reading Camp helped 19 young participants improve their reading skills in June.