October 17, 2014 7:13 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - No cases of Ebola have been reported in Kentucky, but the state Department for Public Health says it's working on several fronts to make sure hospitals, local health departments and other health providers are ready should any cases occur. Public Health Commissioner Dr. Stephanie Mayfield says there... more »
October 16, 2014 6:25 AM
LOUISVILLE (AP) - A new survey of Kentucky food prices says the rising cost of beef and pork products led to an overall 3.9 percent jump in retail food prices during the third quarter of the year. The Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation's survey was conducted last month. It listed the... more »
October 15, 2014 7:01 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Kentucky is receiving federal grant funds to help prevent misuse of a program to provide nutrition assistance. Seven states are sharing $5 million in U.S. Department of Agriculture grants, with Kentucky receiving more than $1.1 million. The funds are to be used to help prevent trafficking in... more »
October 10, 2014 6:07 AM
LOUISVILLE (AP) - Roadside farm markets are still open for business in Kentucky, but organizers are already looking ahead to next year. Kentucky Farm Bureau says enrollment is now open for the 2015 Certified Roadside Farm Market program. The initiative started in 1996 as a way to help farmers market... more »
October 9, 2014 6:21 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - A new state program is collecting used hearing aids to refurbish and distribute to Kentuckians who have hearing impairments and need assistance. The Statewide Hearing Aid Assistance and Reuse Program is accepting hearing aids of any age or condition. The Kentucky Assistive Technology Service Network says donated... more »
October 9, 2014 6:03 AM
ABINGDON, Va. (AP) - A Wise County man is joining his father in prison for participating in a major cockfighting enterprise. A federal judge in Abingdon sentenced Jonathan Robinson to one year and one day in prison Wednesday. Robinson's father, Wesley Robinson, was sentenced last month to six months in... more »
October 8, 2014 7:30 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Republican James Comer got his campaign for governor off to a fast start, raising $534,000 in 22 days after announcing his candidacy September 13 in Tompkinsville. Comer touted his numbers, coupled with the recent endorsements of U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield and former U.S. Rep. Anne Northup, as... more »
October 8, 2014 7:17 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Former Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee will campaign for Kentucky's GOP state House candidates 10 days before the Nov. 4 general election. Huckabee, the former governor of Arkansas and current Fox News Channel host, will speak at the Turn Kentucky Red Rally on Oct. 25 at Bowman... more »
October 8, 2014 7:11 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Specialty crop projects in Kentucky will get a boost from a U.S. Agriculture Department block grant for about $300,000. The grant is for the state Agriculture Department to work with the University of Kentucky and other groups to build specialty crop markets. The agencies say the projects... more »
October 8, 2014 5:40 AM
Rounds of storms pounded central and eastern Kentucky Tuesday with high winds, heavy rain, hail and reports of tornadoes. The storms left behind damage in several communities. There were no reports of injuries.
October 7, 2014 3:31 PM
PLAINFIELD, Ind. (AP) - Duke Energy is notifying customers in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio that it's taking steps to correct some of their monthly payments mistakenly being reported as late. Duke said Tuesday the reports went to the National Consumer Telecom & Utilities Exchange, which maintains utility customer payment and... more »
October 6, 2014 10:36 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - The commander of the Army's 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, says a handful of his soldiers are already in Liberia, and more head there next week to build treatment centers and begin training medical personnel.
Maj. Gen. Gary J. Volesky says his soldiers went... more »
October 3, 2014 3:04 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Police in Kentucky say a sharp-eyed analyst turned up a 30-year-old mistake that kept the identity of a pedestrian killed by a semitruck a mystery for decades.
The man died walking on Interstate 65 in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, in 1984. Police had fingerprints, but no matches... more »
October 3, 2014 5:47 AM
Student performance, college/career-readiness and the number of students graduating from high school all show improvement, according to data released today by the Kentucky Department of Education Friday. "The numbers show, without a doubt, that we are making progress," Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday said. "The gains we are seeing are... more »
October 2, 2014 11:58 AM
Two patients in Kentucky with Ebola-like symptoms were quarantined for examination. They have since been released, according to officials with University Hospital.
After the first case of Ebola was diagnosed in the US, doctors say they don't want to take any risks even though the two patients in Kentucky... more »
September 30, 2014 8:58 AM
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Three Pearl River, Louisiana, men and their family-run company will be sentenced Oct. 30 in U.S. District Court in Gulfport on federal deer-smuggling charges. The Sun Herald reports sentencing had been scheduled for this week for 67-year-old Ronald Reine; his son, 44-year-old Brian Reine; and grandson,... more »
September 25, 2014 6:29 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Kentucky will get $1.17 million from a pharmaceutical company to settle allegations the company improperly labeled its medication, which led a public health insurance program to improperly pay for the medicines. Shire Pharmaceuticals agreed to pay $56.5 million to settle a civil lawsuit, according to a news... more »
September 24, 2014 6:52 PM
RICHMOND, Ky. - Eastern Kentucky University's men's basketball team, the defending Ohio Valley Conference Tournament champions, will play nine games this upcoming season against teams that advanced to national postseason tournaments in 2014. Head coach Jeff Neubauer released his team's complete 2014-15 schedule today.
At least four regular season... more »
September 24, 2014 7:26 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Kentucky's public colleges and universities are teaming up to offer a statewide, virtual college fair for former students and others who are close to completing their college degrees. The Project Graduate College Fair is set for 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. EDT on Sept. 30. State officials... more »
September 23, 2014 10:29 PM
The Kentucky football coaching staff made it clear after UK's three-overtime loss to Florida that the program would not accept moral victories.
With a bye week to regroup and refocus, the Wildcats hit the Tim Couch Practice Fields on Tuesday with good energy and excitement as they prepares for... more »
September 23, 2014 6:35 PM
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky men's soccer goalie Callum Irving has been named Disney Soccer/ National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) National Player of the Week on Tuesday after he stretched his streak without being scored upon to 414 minutes.
The UK captain also repeated as Conference USA Defensive... more »
September 23, 2014 6:08 PM
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky football center Max Godby has been named to the 2014 Allstate Good Works Team selected by the Allstate Insurance Company and the American Football Coaches Association. He is one of only 11 Football Bowl Subdivision players named to the team in honor of their community service.... more »
September 23, 2014 10:40 AM
Governor Steve Beshear has asked President Obama to issue a major disaster declaration and provide emergency assistance to eastern Kentucky communities recovering from recent flooding.
Strong storms from August 19-23 caused heavy rain and flash flooding, washing out roads and forcing people from their homes throughout the eastern part... more »
September 23, 2014 6:46 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Kentucky officials are warning school districts to watch for a scam affecting schools around the country. The attorney general's office, the Education Department and the Better Business Bureau said in a news release that at least one Kentucky school and other schools nationwide have received invoices from... more »
September 23, 2014 12:19 AM
ASHBURN - The Washington Redskins reshuffled their secondary on Monday, placing cornerback DeAngelo Hall and safety Duke Ihenacho on season-ending injured reserve, and adding practice squad member Chase Minnifield to the active roster. Hall ruptured his Achilles tendon during Sunday's game. The Virginia Tech alumnus was hopping around Redskins Park... more »
September 20, 2014 11:34 AM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A federal appeals court on Oct. 1 will hear the case of a Kentucky death row inmate convicted of killing two people in Louisville. The U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati will take up the appeal of 53-year-old Roger Lamar Wheeler. Wheeler has been... more »
September 19, 2014 6:17 AM
(AP) - Former Kentucky gubernatorial press secretary and congressional aide Larry Van Hoose has died in Florida. He was 76. Van Hoose, who was also executive director of the Kentucky Republican Party, died Tuesday in Cape Coral. The Lexington Herald-Leader reported he had lived there about a year. Fuller Metz... more »
September 17, 2014 3:49 PM
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) - A man reported missing from western Kentucky has been found dead in northern Tennessee.
The sheriff's office in Henry County, Tenn., told WPSD-TV that a homicide investigation has been opened into the death of 80-year-old Bobby J. Dozier.
The sheriff's office in Calloway County... more »
September 16, 2014 10:47 PM
LEXINGTON, KY (Sept. 16, 2014) - Total sales, along with the average and median prices, all improved by double digits on Day 8 of the 71st Keeneland September Yearling Sale to mark the third consecutive session with increases in all three categories.
On Tuesday, the second of two days... more »
September 15, 2014 4:43 PM
The Kentucky-Georgetown College men's basketball exhibition game, initially slated for Nov. 7, will now be played Sunday, Nov. 9 in Rupp Arena. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. and the game will be televised live on the SEC Network.
In addition to the new date for the UK-Georgetown contest,... more »
September 5, 2014 6:27 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Kentucky is taking another step toward widening Interstate 65 from the Ohio River to the Tennessee border. The state's Transportation Cabinet has awarded a nearly $138.5 million contract to rebuild 17 miles of I-65 in Hart, LaRue and Hardin counties. The project will widen the interstate to... more »
September 3, 2014 6:52 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Kentucky Chief Justice John D. Minton Jr. presents the State of the Judiciary address this week in Frankfort. Minton will deliver the address to the General Assembly's interim joint judiciary committee Friday morning at the Administrative Office of the Courts. The event is open to the public... more »
August 30, 2014 6:27 PM
The U.S. held Finland without a basket in the second quarter, opening defense of its title with a 114-54 romp Saturday in the Basketball World Cup. Silencing the Finns in the second quarter on the scoreboard and in the stands, where their rabid fans filled an entire side of the... more »
August 28, 2014 6:11 AM
(AP) - Kentucky's top prosecutors have been honored during a statewide conference in Lexington. The recipients of the 2014 Outstanding Commonwealth's and County Attorney Awards were announced as part of the Kentucky Prosecutors Conference last week. Letcher County Commonwealth's Attorney Edison Banks and Warren County Commonwealth's Attorney Chris Cohron received... more »
August 28, 2014 12:19 AM
(WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK, Lexington, Ky.) The Lexington Legends held on for a 4-3 win over the West Virginia Power Wednesday night.
The Legends took a 3-0 lead in the second inning. Elier Hernandez and Kenny Diekroeger started the inning with singles, and they moved up to second and third... more »
August 27, 2014 6:03 PM
A person has died and three others were hurt after a crash in Jacksboro, Tenn., (Campbell County) just south of the Kentucky border. NBC affiliate WBIR reports two trucks collided just after 3 p.m. just south of exit 134, the Caryville/Jacksboro/LaFollette exit. According to officials, one truck was carrying batteries... more »
August 27, 2014 3:45 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Appearances in six special early season events, the Cardinals' inaugural season in the Atlantic Coast Conference, at least 20 games on national television and 21 home games in the KFC Yum! Center highlight the 2014-15 University of Louisville men's basketball schedule.
Nearly half of the Cardinals'... more »
August 27, 2014 3:34 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014) - The $500,000 Los Alamitos Futurity (Grade I) has been added to the list of races that comprise the 2014-15 "Road to the Kentucky Derby." The series of 35 select races - 19 "Prep Season" races and 16 "Championship Series" races - will determine... more »
August 26, 2014 3:10 PM
YORK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Toyota Motor Corp. says it's expanding its technical center in Michigan and moving 250 jobs from Kentucky.
The automaker's expansion in Washtenaw County's York Township near Ann Arbor comes as a result of a $4 million state grant approved Tuesday by the Michigan Strategic... more »
August 26, 2014 5:53 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - State officials have moved thousands of boxes of state records into a new facility in Frankfort. The move to the new State Records Center involved about 190,000 cardboard boxes to a new leased building. The Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives says the move began in late... more »
August 23, 2014 2:24 PM
USA Basketball National Team Managing Director Jerry Colangelo announced Friday night the 12 players who will represent the United States at the 2014 FIBA (International Basketball Federation) Basketball World Cup that is being held Aug. 30-Sept. 14 in Spain. The player announcement followed the USA's112-86 exhibition victory over Puerto Rico... more »
August 23, 2014 7:24 AM
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's bitter U.S. Senate race turned more combative Friday, with both state parties filing dueling complaints against Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes. The first salvo came from the state Republican Party, which submitted a complaint to the Federal Election Commission alleging... more »
August 22, 2014 6:06 AM
LOUISVILLE (AP) - Kentucky and Tennessee are receiving funds from the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration's health and safety training grants. The agency announced Thursday it is allocating $8.3 million for 46 states and the Navajo Nation in fiscal year 2014. The grants cover training and... more »
August 21, 2014 10:54 PM
Frankfort native, Kendall Yount, is bringing a gold medal back to Kentucky after winning the Taekwondo competition in the Youth Olympic Games.
The 16 year old beat a competitor from Uzbekistan 4-2 in the finals and jumped for joy, hugging her coach after the match. Yount started taking Taekwondo... more »
August 18, 2014 7:58 PM
Kendall Yount has departed for the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, as the lone athlete to represent USA Taekwondo at the prestigious international event.
More than 3,700 competitors between the ages of 15 and 18 will vie for medals in 28 sports at the Aug. 17-23 Youth Olympic... more »
August 15, 2014 9:19 PM
Kentucky Basketball Postgame Notes Kentucky 83, Dominican Republic National Team 71 August 15, 2014 Sir Kendal Isaacs Gymnasium
Team Records, Notes Kentucky improves to 4-0 on its 2014 exhibition tour in the Bahamas. Including a trip to Canada for an exhibition series in 2010, the Wildcats are now... more »
August 14, 2014 7:08 AM
LOUISVILLE (AP) - A double-digit drop in corn and soybean production by Kentucky farmers is being predicted in a new report. Corn production in the state is forecast at 200 million bushels, down 18 percent from the prior year. Soybean production for Kentucky is forecast at 67.6 million bushels, a... more »
August 12, 2014 11:15 AM
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The dismissal of a lawsuit over the $2.3 billion Ohio River bridges under construction at Louisville has been upheld.
A three-judge panel of the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled unanimously in rejecting claims that Kentucky and Indiana violated the National Environmental Protection Act... more »
August 12, 2014 7:26 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - State officials say Kentucky's 2015 budget is off to a good start. The state collected more than $705 million in taxes and fees in July. That's 2.2 percent more than the state collected in July 2013. Kentucky finished the 2014 fiscal year with a $90 million shortfall.... more »
August 9, 2014 8:36 PM
An estimated 4,000 people showed up for UK Fan Day on Saturday, Aug. 9. That number includes the fans that showed up for the autograph session that begin at 9 a.m. and the practice that followed at 10:45 a.m.
"I was shocked, because I thought in the morning... more »
August 9, 2014 12:25 AM
FIRST TEE TIME AT 8:30 A.M: The first twosome tees off in the third round Saturday at 8:30 a.m. on No. 1. The final twosome of the day, Rory McIlroy and Jason Day, start their rounds at 3:00 p.m.
McILROY HALFWAY HOME TO SECOND PGA CHAMPIONSHIP: Even on... more »
August 8, 2014 6:19 AM
MOREHEAD (AP) - Morehead State University has been awarded a $500,000 grant to promote dental health in the region. U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers' office says the grant comes from the Appalachian Regional Commission. The money will be used to continue the Appalachian Rural Dental Education Partnership Program with the... more »
August 7, 2014 8:43 PM
CHAPPELL, PALMER, WESTWOOD SET PERSONAL BESTS, SHARE FIRST-ROUND LEAD: Kevin Chappell, making just his sixth major championship start, Ryan Palmer, who has never finished among the top 15 in this major championship, and Lee Westwood of England, who began his 67th major championship today at Valhalla Golf Club, each fired... more »
August 7, 2014 8:36 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Rory McIlroy showed no sign of letting up. Lee Westwood might just be getting started. Momentum was a big theme Thursday in the opening round of the PGA Championship, and it even applied to Tiger Woods. Except that Woods kept going the wrong direction. Westwood followed... more »
August 7, 2014 7:12 AM
MOREHEAD. (AP) - A series of meetings to address health care issues in southern and eastern Kentucky have come with announcements of grants to fund several programs. On Wednesday, Morehead State was awarded a $500,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission to continue a dental education partnership program with the... more »
August 7, 2014 5:08 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Thirty-four coal counties in Kentucky are in line to receive refunds totaling nearly $400,000 from mining permit and acreage fees. Gov. Steve Beshear's administration said Wednesday that the amount being refunded to fiscal courts is up slightly from last year. The state Department for Natural Resources collects... more »
August 6, 2014 10:57 PM
ALL 156 HAVE REGISTERED: Including four-time PGA Champion Tiger Woods, all 156 players in the field have registered for the 2014 PGA Championship.
The others who notified the PGA of America that they would be registering after the 5 p.m. (EDT) Tuesday deadline, were 1997 PGA Champion Davis... more »
August 6, 2014 1:09 AM
Kenny Perry has seen the good, the bad and the ugly at Valhalla Golf Club. And, he hinted that he might be seeing it in competition for the final time.
Perry played 18 holes on Tuesday and then spent more than an hour signing autographs for fans behind the... more »
August 5, 2014 10:52 PM
LOUIE'S THE LONGEST: All day long, they stepped to the 10th tee, only one shot away from prodigious glory. In the end, and it was 340 yards later when his ball stopped in the fairway, Louis Oosthuizen of South Africa emerged as the winner of the PGA Championship Long Drive... more »
August 5, 2014 12:45 PM
State bans on same-sex marriages have been falling around the country since last summer, when the Supreme Court ordered the federal government to recognize state-sanctioned gay marriages. The remaining state bans all face legal challenges to overturn them, and a federal Court of Appeals in Cincinnati will hear arguments Wednesday... more »
August 4, 2014 11:09 PM
RORY NO. 1 AGAIN: Victories in consecutive appearances -- the Open Championship and the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational -- have propelled Roy McIlory back to No. 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking. McIlroy, the 2012 PGA Champion, held the top spot in the Ranking for 39 weeks (not consecutively)... more »
August 4, 2014 6:21 PM
Federal investigators say an Indiana woman took her 9-year-old daughter on the run after a judge awarded custody to the girl's father.
A year later, the woman and daughter were found hiding in a bunker underneath a Clark County trailer. 35-year-old Aprille Hutsinpiller had been on the run since... more »
August 2, 2014 1:38 PM
Mark Stoops knew this offseason was an important one.
Through his debut season at Kentucky, he coached a group that was almost always competitive, but clearly had a long road ahead to become the team he was brought to Lexington to build.
"That first year, there's so much... more »
August 2, 2014 11:31 AM
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - Boat tours of Lost River Cave have been offered for years, but now people can explore the underground river in a different way with the new Kayaking in the Cave Tour. Lost River Cave received a grant from the General Motors Foundation to buy nine kayaks,... more »
July 31, 2014 9:50 PM
The Major League Baseball trade deadline was Thursday at 4 PM and one of the trades involved a former UK player.
Pitcher Corey Littrell was sent from the Red Sox to the St. Louis Cardinals along with John Lackey.
Littrell was in the minor league's in high class... more »
July 31, 2014 10:53 AM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A West Virginia coal billionaire has more than 250 pending violations at mining operations in Kentucky and four other states. The Courier-Journal cited data from the federal Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement in reporting that almost half of the citations against mines owned by... more »
July 31, 2014 5:57 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - House Democrats' top priority in January could be allowing local governments to temporarily raise taxes to help pay for construction projects, House Speaker Greg Stumbo said Wednesday. Stumbo had previously said that House Bill 1 - the spot reserve for the House majority's top priority - would... more »
July 30, 2014 5:22 AM
Lexington police arrested a state social worker accused of trading drugs for an in-home visit with a child.
Police say Chad Albert Buckley made a deal to obtain four Oxycontin pills valued at $100 in exchange for the home visit. According to the police report, Buckley paid $30 cash,... more »
July 29, 2014 8:13 PM
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. - (July 29, 2014) The PGA of America announced today that the top 100 players in the Official World Golf Ranking have committed to play in the 96th PGA Championship, Aug. 7-10, at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky. Barring any withdrawals before the opening round,... more »
July 25, 2014 6:28 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - The state says Boone County had the lowest unemployment rate among Kentucky's 120 counties in June. The rate in the northern Kentucky county was 5.5 percent. Kenton County, also in northern Kentucky, had the second-lowest rate at 5.8 percent. Next were Campbell, Larue and Woodford counties at... more »
July 25, 2014 6:17 AM
LOUISVILLE (AP) - Kentucky has received less than 1 percent of the unaccompanied children crossing into the United States. New federal data published Thursday by the Department of Health and Human Services' Administration for Children and Families showed Kentucky received 237 of the more than 30,000 children who have been... more »
July 24, 2014 9:14 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits plunged last week, a sign that the economy is building strength. The Labor Department said Thursday that applications for jobless aid fell 19,000 to a seasonally adjusted 284,000. The fewest people sought benefits since February 2006, almost two years before the start... more »
July 24, 2014 8:26 AM
COVINGTON (AP) - Kentucky is pushing to digitize court records and eventually make them more accessible to the public. State Supreme Court Justice Michelle Keller says the goal is to get all 120 Kentucky counties and all types of cases operating on a single system by the end of 2015.... more »
July 23, 2014 3:32 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - (July 23, 2014) The 96th PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club will host the return of the PGA Championship Long Drive Competition, which originated in 1952 when the Championship was conducted at Big Spring Country Club in Louisville.
During a practice round on Tuesday, Aug.... more »
July 18, 2014 6:15 AM
LOUISVILLE,(AP) - A survey shows average retail food prices in Kentucky supermarkets made a small but steady climb in the second quarter of this year. The Marketbasket Survey by the Kentucky Farm Bureau Federation shows the total cost of 40 basic grocery items was $122.23. That was $1.53, or 1.3... more »
July 15, 2014 6:30 AM
LOUISVILLE (AP) - Another shipment of imported seeds is bolstering Kentucky's experimental hemp crop, this time with none of the drama that surrounded an earlier shipment that set off a legal fight between the state's Agriculture Department and the federal government. Nearly 950 pounds of Canadian hemp seeds cleared customs... more »
July 15, 2014 6:26 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - More than 420,000 Kentuckians have health insurance now because of the federal Affordable Care Act, many for the first time in their lives. Now who is going to treat them? A state commissioned study last year said Kentucky is already short about 4,000 doctors - and that... more »
July 14, 2014 4:36 AM
Monday is a weather aware day for central and eastern Kentucky.
Heavy rain will fall across the area today and could cause some localized flooding issues. After one line of storms moved through the area early Monday morning, the chance for some additional strong thunderstorms also exists later in... more »
July 11, 2014 9:13 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - A volunteer panel reviewing the deaths and near-deaths of abused or neglected children in Kentucky is planning to hire additional staff to analyze hundreds of social worker case files. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that the Child Fatality and Near Fatality External Review Panel hopes to hire a... more »
July 11, 2014 5:59 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - Kentuckians are buying more stuff, they just aren't paying as much in taxes. That's why the state ended the 2014 fiscal year on June 30 with a $90 million shortfall in its general fund. Sales taxes - the extra 6 percent consumers pay on their purchases -... more »
July 10, 2014 5:49 AM
FRANKFORT (AP) - The cost of taking the GED test in Kentucky is being reduced for a limited time. Effective immediately, eligible Kentucky adults can take each module of the GED test at the reduced cost of $10. The state Council on Postsecondary Education says the offer is being made... more »