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In the past month, two major travel websites, TripAdvisor and Zagat, plus Vogue magazine and the New York City newspaper Newsday, have put Lexington on their lists of places people ... Central Kentucky's scenic country roads already are a popular destination for road cyclists from around the country.

Kentucky has become the first state to require many of its Medicaid recipients to work to receive coverage, part of an unprecedented change to the nation's largest health insurance program under the Trump Administration. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced the approval on Friday.
National Weather Service meteorologists predicted Central Kentucky would get less snow than initially feared in the winter storm hitting the state Friday. Temperatures .... There are 6,000 tons of salt on hand in Lexington, city officials said More than 50 snow-removal drivers will work the storm. The city ...
A former Valdosta woman died in a shooting in Louisville, Ky., Saturday, according to Louisville police. ... The Louisville Courier-Journal said she was the city's first homicide victim of 2018. ... 13, at the CDC City of Praise Church, 1736 W. Gordon St., Remerton with interment in Pallbearers Cemetery.

In a 4-1 vote on Tuesday (9 January), the city leaders of Paducah, Kentucky voted to pass an Anti-Discrimination law. Paducah became the ... Other Kentucky towns with fairness ordinances include Covington, Danville, Frankfort, Lexington, Louisville, Midway, Morehead, and Vicco. 'It was a historic night in ...
In a 4-1 vote of Paducah city leaders on Tuesday evening, the western Kentucky town of around 25,000 people became the ninth city in the state that have ... Other cities that have a Fairness Ordinance in Kentucky include Covington, Danville, Frankfort, Lexington, Louisville, Midway, Morehead and Vicco, ...
There are a lot of ideas on the drawing board or in the works to help diversify the economy of Eastern Kentucky in the wake of a crash in coal jobs, including a drone-testing facility, a large solar-power array, a wildlife center and a factory to make high-tech batteries. Some people want to add casino ...
A small town on the edge of Daniel Boone National Forest where Donald Trump won 81% of the vote is still living with hope that an unconventional new president can bring positive change and are making the most of their lives in the meantime. Leighandra Shouse, a children's book illustrator who voted for ...
... back to the Final Four. The fifth-seeded Cornhuskers beat fourth-seeded Kentucky, 3-1 (25-19, 25-22, 25-27, 25-22) on Saturday afternoon to win their regional in the NCAA Tournament. ... consecutive Final Fours. They will play in a national semifinal on Thursday night at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
Authorities are investigating the death of a man at a Ford truck plant in Kentucky. Media outlets report that police responded to Ford's Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville just before 1 a.m. Saturday. Officers found Emergency Personnel and Ford security attempting to save the man. Louisville police ...
The City Council in Rockwell City has voted to provide health insurance to the family of a police officer killed in the line of duty in 2013, fulfilling a pledge to ensure coverage for five years after the officer's death. The council voted Monday night to pay the insurance costs for Amanda Buenting and her son ...
The Transportation Cabinet said in a news release Friday that damage was caused to the portal strut bracing and lower sway bracing at the top of the bridge over Severn Creek in Owen County on Kentucky 355. The agency said it's presumed the damage was caused by a vehicle or piece of equipment.
The Northwestern Wildcats (9-3, 7-2 B1G) are favored by at least a touchdown over the Kentucky Wildcats (7-5, 4-4 SEC) on the opening lines for the music City Bowl on December 29th. Northwestern opened as an 8.5-point favorite at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino. According to OddsShark ...
A shiny new city is to arise from Jordan's desert over the next three decades, potentially rivaling the kingdom's capital of Amman, a rapidly growing and increasingly unwieldy ... Yet some urban planners warn that "cities from scratch" are risky endeavors and argue it's more efficient to improve existing cities.
Midway, a town of about 1,500, is now home to a public electric vehicle charging station. The Kentucky Utilities charging station was officially opened with a ceremony Thursday morning and shortly after the ceremony a driver in a Chevrolet Volt was the first to use it. "It was cool. It was nice to have a ...

Moreover, Indiana cities can not regulate private utilities in the public right-of-way. The city of Lexington does. Any utility that works in the public right-of-way must comply with those regulations. MetroNet has previously said it will use Kentucky Utilities' poles for its fiber-optic network and that few lines will ...
Kentucky's public schools are becoming less white, but black students still lag behind their white peers in reading and math proficiency according to an ... the most segregated housing patterns of any city in America," said Allison Gardner Martin, chief of communications for Jefferson County Public schools.
U.S. Congressman James Comer had a town hall meeting in Hopkinsville Monday morning that occasionally devolved into shouting matches between opposing viewpoints. The vast majority of the meeting, which took place at the Hopkinsville Municipal Center, involved discussion on federal tax reform.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- The police chief of Kentucky's second largest city is retiring next month. Lexington Chief Mark Barnard said in a letter to Mayor Jim Gray his retirement would be effective Jan. 7. Gray named Barnard as chief in 2014. The mayor said in a news release Thursday that the police ...
If the City of Cincinnati and Hamilton County can't figure out how to help you ... Hey, FC Cincinnati, if you're not too familiar with Northern Kentucky, here's a ... Southbank Partners is made up of six "urban" cities, Covington and ...
With Google Fiber now available in Louisville, Ky., city leaders ... To help bring Google Fiber to town, policymakers in Louisville did much work ...
The city of Owensboro, alongside its area economic development partners and the Kentucky League of Cities, have a message for the ... About 30 miles south of Owensboro, in the quint, quiet town of Beaver dam, it may be ... Now, of course, there are only city-alderman Municipalities such as Louisville and ...
A former University of Kentucky basketball player was fired from his job in the state's Labor Cabinet last month after sending personal emails ...
The East Tennessee State volleyball team is going dancing for the first time since 2012 and will play the same opponent that put it out of the ...
But Gilmore said Manson's connection to the city was slight. Gilmore doesn't know ... Border town," Manson had written. "It's been a long time.
For the past 40 years, Hazard, Kentucky, has thrown its annual Black Gold Festival to commemorate its decades-long history as a coal mining ...
Powering Your World · Upstarts · Innovative Cities ... In a small Kentucky coal town, joblessness leads to a health crisis ... In the small Appalachian town of Hazard, Kentucky, doctors at the local medical center ... Most of the medical facilities that receive the grants are located in towns caught in the grip of the ...
He served 35 years as mayor, 10 years as chair of Eubank Town Board and 10 ... There is a strong possibility all four small cities in Pulaski County will elect ... Somerset mayor or more than two candidates file for Somerset City Council in ... Somerset native Margaret Correll Elkins is crowned Mrs. Kentucky ...
The Latest on a report Kentucky GOP House Speaker Jeff Hoover has settled a sexual harassment allegation with one of his staffers (all times ...
Officials in Cave City, Kentucky said they're searching for a missing ... Anyone with information has been urged to call the Cave City police ...
Paducah, KY - Beginning Monday, a contractor will be completing the ... These street rehabilitation projects are part of the City of Paducah's ...
Toyota Motor Corp. is set to show off its new North American engineering headquarters in Kentucky. The Japanese automaker says in a news ...
3 historic Kentucky coal towns may merge to survive ... Other Kentucky cities have discussed merging, but few here or ... It was the biggest company-owned coal town in the world, with a ... Nearby on the Poor Fork of the Cumberland River, the city of Cumberland grew up as a retail center serving the area.
"Kentucky Hauntings: Homespun Ghost Stories and Unexplained History" ... The book covers locales from cities to small towns and allows the ...
3 Historic Kentucky Coal Towns May Merge to Survive. Three small cities in Eastern Kentucky are feeling their way toward a possible historic ... The company created a wholly-owned town from scratch to serve its mines, building ... Nearby on the Poor Fork of the Cumberland River, the city of Cumberland ...
Two people are dead, including a 1-year old baby, after a pair of crashes in Northern Kentucky. One person was killed and five other were ...
City officials said boil order lift messaging will go out via social media, ... Following consultation with the Kentucky Division of Water, a boil order ...
At their Tuesday meeting Paducah City Commissioners approved a municipal order accepting a $46,423.75 bid from Alert Alarm Systems, Inc.
It's called Tent City, and Carrie McGinnis with the MSU Alumni Association ... Floats representing the MSU community will drive through town ...
Kentucky officials have welcomed a clinical research company that moved its headquarters to northern Kentucky in a $36.4 million project, ...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- The Trump administration has nominated the head of a Kentucky engineering firm to run the federal agency that ...
Three small cities in Eastern Kentucky are feeling their way toward a ... War I, built its own company coal town just up the valley along Looney Creek from ... City officials and residents in the three towns are working to develop ...
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky will represent We See You Watching Lexington director Michael Maharrey ...
Karl-Anthony Towns is quickly becoming one of the best players in the ... he showed that potential again on Sunday night in Oklahoma City.
With a population of fewer than 650 people, everyone seems to know each other in the small town of Brooksville, Kentucky. Which is why it's so ...
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky's second largest city has begun moving statutes of two Confederate statues Tuesday evening after obtaining a ...
Brown-Forman Corp. has hired a manager for its Old Forester Distillery in Louisville. The company says Juan Merizalde Carrillo will serve as ...
A slew of recent rankings heaped praise on the city, including it in listings ... Lexingtonians enjoy their city for many reasons - University of Kentucky sports, ... In the website's rankings of best cities for college grads, Lexington ...


 

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