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KY Dept of Agriculture urges Kentuckians to buy local honey
KY Dept of Agriculture urges Kentuckians to buy local honey Click on headline for story with photo By Ted Sloan News from the Kentucky Department of Agriculture FRANKFORT, KY - Agriculture Commissioner James Comer urges Kentuckians to enjoy Kentucky Proud honey as part of a healthy diet during National Honey Month. "Honey is a natural sweetener, but it also has numerous other benefits," Commissioner Comer said.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Second City coming to the Grand
The Grand Theatre has two shows of national acclaim slated in the period of five days. The Second City's 55th Anniversary Tour will stop in Frankfort at 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Local 'celebrities' and professional dancers come together for charity, competition
The mirror ball grand prize and bragging rights will once again be up for grabs at the third annual Frankfort Dancing With The Stars presented at the Frankfort Convention Center at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Professional dancers from Capital City Dance Studio will pair with 11 local "celebrities" to compete for the annual prize.
KY offers industry partnership grants totaling nearly $300,000
KY offers industry partnership grants totaling nearly $300,000 From Commonwealth news service FRANKFORT, KY - The Kentucky Department of Workforce Investment is now accepting proposals for Industry Partnership Grants ranging up to $50,000 each. These grants are designed to encourage Local Workforce Investment Boards , local employers and system stakeholders to plan for the expansion and/or start-up of industry-led, sector-focused and business-driven partnership projects.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
New way to walk the beat
The first notice of Frankfort police officers cruising through town looking as if they're water-skiing in the street causes a double-take. When you look again, you wonder what it is they're riding.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
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Disillusion connected to attorney suicides
Kentucky Supreme Court Justice Bill Cunningham in a phone interview from Frankfort said he believes that becoming disillusioned with the profession is one reason for the high number.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Buffalo Trace donates $75K to local organizations
Buffalo Trace Distillery donated a total of $75,000 to 20 local organizations in Frankfort and Franklin County at a ceremony held Sept. 4 in the Elmer T. Lee Clubhouse.
Comer doubles down on NKY in bid for governor
Comer doubles down on NKY in bid for governor For James Comer and Chris McDaniel, the path to the governor's mansion runs through Northern Kentucky Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1tyuNkm James Comer, a Republican gubernatorial candidate, addresses supporters at McD Concrete Enterprises, Erlanger. At right behind is Lt.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Lewis selected for Hall of Fame
The late Lyndon Randolph Lewis , a native of Frankfort, is being inducted into the Kentucky Aviation Hall of Fame.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Frankfort mom charged with wanton endangerment after crash
Frankfort police say Holly Walker drove the little girl to the bus stop while high, and ended up crashing along the way.
Crash causes detour on US 60 in Frankfort
An accident on US 60 in Frankfort has shut down the road and drivers to use a detour.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Salt Lake City company considers Louisville facility, V-Soft looks to expand local office
Teleperformance USA, a customer service company, received preliminary approval for $3.8 million in tax incentives from the Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority board Thursday.
Here and There
In its 12th season, FCS includes two choirs - Prelude Singers for second and third graders and Concert Singers for fourth through eighth graders.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
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.