11 hrs ago
WBKO-TV Bowling Green
Beshear Announces New Road Safety Barriers
Gov. Steve Beshear spoke Thursday afternoon at the welcome center in Christian County near the Kentucky, Tennessee line on Interstate 24. Beshear said over the last five and a half years there have been 25 cross over collisions in Christian County.
18 hrs ago
Floyd County Times
Kentucky awarded $20 million to grow 'new energy economy'
A project aimed at helping Kentucky transition to a "new energy economy" has been awarded $20 million from the National Science Foundation.
23 hrs ago
The Paducah Sun Online Edition
Spend a day in Scotland at the Murray Highland Festival! Events include Scottish Highland Games, music performances by Highland Reign and 17th Lancers Pipe Band, Clan tents, Wee Bairn Games and demonstrations of Highland dancing and weaving.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Legal hemp crops growing in Kentucky
For the first time in nearly 80 years, hemp is once again being grown legally in Kentucky fields.
Kentucky gets $20 million grant for energy study
Democrats and Republicans gathered Wednesday to celebrate a $20 million federal grant designed to move Kentucky to new forms of energy, a tricky subject in a state dominated by the coal industry.
Insurance Journal West
Kentucky Workers' Comp Loss Costs to Decrease Overall for 9th Straight Year
In Kentucky, workers' compensation loss costs used by insurers in figuring rates to charge employers will show an overall decrease for the ninth straight year.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Moore resigns from Cold Spring council
Moore resigns from Cold Spring council City Council members have to appoint a new member to replace Rob Moore by Sept.
CU's Carver School faculty member appointed to state board
CU's Carver School faculty member appointed to state board From Campbellsville University LOUISVILLE, KY - Campbellsville University's Carver School of Social Work and Counseling faculty member, Dr. Karen Westbrooks, has been appointed to the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Marriage and Family Therapists.
Floyd County Times
Southeast Kentucky Chamber hosts annual awards banquet
Over 500 business personnel gathered at the Eastern Kentucky Exposition Center as the Southeast Kentucky Chamber of Commerce celebrated its 57th Annual Awards Banquet on Thursday, August 21. The event featured performances by 2 Grand Entertainment's The Dueling Pianos.
Middlesboro Daily News
SOAR questions linger
Does surface mining harm the health of people in the east Kentucky coal field? And why haven't more elected officials participated in this summer's meetings to gather ideas to diversify and improve the economy of Appalachian Kentucky? Those were the two biggest questions raised Friday as 18 leaders of the Shaping Our Appalachian Region initiative ... (more)
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Floyd County Times
Insurance Commissioner Sharon Clark...
This is the second in a series, Women Leading Kentucky Health, of stories about four high-ranking female state officials who have guided the state's embrace of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
Grayson News Gazette
Riggs to push crowdfunding bill, boosting job growth, investment in KY
With the goal of making it easier for Kentuckians to invest in new or growing businesses across the state, State Representative Steve Riggs said, on Monday, Aug. 25, that he will file legislation that would bring crowdfunding to the commonwealth.
Kentucky ranked 4th best state in U.S. for entrepreneurship
After being near the bottom a year ago, Kentucky's entrepreneurial climate is now one of the best in the nation.
Noah's Ark theme park faces new opposition
Answers in Genesis is planning to build a Biblical theme park called Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Ky.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Harlan Daily Enterprise
Drury chosen as a 2014 EIEA finalist
Daily EnterpriseGreg Drury, owner and operator of The Portal, stands near their wood-fired oven.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Group opposes tax incentives for Noah's Ark park
A national organization for the separation of church and state is urging Gov. Steve Beshear to deny state tax incentives for the Noah's Ark theme park in northern Kentucky.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Russellville receives $100K from 'Safe Routes to School' program for sidewalks
The City of Russellville recently received $100,000 for renovating sidewalks as part of the "Safe Routes to School" program enabling children to safely walk or ride their bikes to school.
Groundbreaking ceremony Thursday for new distillery in Shelby Co.
A London-based company is breaking ground on a new distillery in Shelby County Tuesday.
51st Kentucky Country Ham Breakfast mixes politics, tradition and charity
Pork and politics are what's being served up at the 51st annual Kentucky Country Ham Breakfast and auction.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Public sees McConnell and Grimes spar
Public gets rare glimpse of McConnell and Grimes spar McConnell and Grimes make rare joint appearance Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/VGb86C LOUISVILLE--A room full of Kentucky farmers on Wednesday caught a rare glimpse of the two candidates together in what will likely be the most expensive Senate race in history.