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Donation to Ag Tag fund helps Kentucky’s agriculture youth, farm families

February 1, 2023

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 1, 2023) – It’s just $10 a year, but that money can help so many. Every year, when farmers review their farm license plates, or “ag tags,” they have the opportunity to make a $10 donation. That money goes into a fund divided equally among Kentucky 4-H, Kentucky FFA, and the Kentucky…

Kentucky State Police Post 15 to Conduct Traffic Safety Checkpoints

February 1, 2023

COLUMBIA, Ky. (February 1, 2023)  Kentucky State Police Post 15 will be conducting periodic traffic safety checkpoints in the Post 15 area, which includes Green, Taylor, Marion, Washington, Russell, Casey, Adair, Metcalfe, Monroe, Clinton, and Cumberland counties.  These checkpoints will be conducted as part of Post 15’s highway safety efforts.  Troopers will be checking for violations…

10 Percent of Voters Now Registered as “Other” than Republicans or Democrats

January 30, 2023

10 Percent of Voters Now Registered as “Other” than Republicans or Democrats   Frankfort, Ky. (January 27, 2023) – Secretary of State Michael Adams announced that, in December and for the first time, Kentucky voter registration under “other” political affiliations has broken the 10 percent mark.   In December, Kentucky saw 6,103 new voters register,…

Gov. Beshear, Kentucky State Police Announce Telecommunications Academy Class 21 Graduates

January 27, 2023

Providing a lifeline to Kentuckians and law enforcement officers FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 27, 2023) — Today, Gov. Andy Beshear and the Kentucky State Police (KSP) announced 14 telecommunicators, representing eight posts across the commonwealth, have graduated from the KSP Telecommunications Academy and are ready to begin answering the call for assistance to both citizens and…

Deer harvest among highest in recent years

January 26, 2023

More than 144,500 deer harvested in 2022-23 season FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 26, 2023) — Hunters in Kentucky harvested more white-tailed deer during the 2022-23 season than the season before and posted an overall harvest total rivaling some of the highest on record. The 144,506 deer taken by hunters from early September through Jan. 16 is…

Beware Predatory Cannabis Businesses in Kentucky Kentucky NORML is warning Kentuckians to be cautious of businesses in the state that are selling medical cannabis cards or certifications for exorbitant prices.

January 23, 2023

Louisville, KY – The Kentucky Chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (Kentucky NORML) is warning Kentuckians to be cautious of businesses in the state that are selling medical cannabis cards or certifications for exorbitant prices. While Kentucky does not currently have a medical cannabis program, a number of businesses, particularly…

Navigating the Waters as Cruise Season Begins

January 19, 2023

More Americans are heading out to sea in 2023 After nearly three years of challenges and uncertainty, cruise lines are gearing up for a strong year with travel demand rising and Americans eager to set sail. A new AAA survey finds 52% of U.S. adults are just as likely or more likely to consider taking…

Heating crisis assistance available in all 120 Kentucky counties, applicants encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

January 11, 2023

For Immediate Release Katlyn Miller, CAK502-230-9060Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Crisis Enrollment Opens atKentucky Community Action Agencies Heating crisis assistance available in all 120 Kentucky counties, applicants encouraged to applyas soon as possible.FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 9, 2023): The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)Crisis Component is available to assist households experiencing a home heating…

Kentucky State Police Charges Adair County Man with Solicitation of Murder

January 6, 2023

COLUMBIA, Ky. (January 5, 2023) – On January 3, 2023, Kentucky State Police (KSP) Post 15 was contacted by the Adair County Detention Center in regards to a suspicious letter that an inmate being lodged at the detention center had attempted to send out in the mail. KSP Troopers launched an investigation after receiving the…

Russell County Pastor to Speak at CU Spring Chapel

January 5, 2023

Spring chapel series opens with Atwood speaking Jan. 11 CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY (01/05/2023) Campbellsville University has announced its spring 2023 chapel schedule. The spring 2023 chapel series opens with Matt Atwood, assistant football coach at Campbellsville University, who will speak at the first chapel of the spring semester Jan. 11, 2023. All chapels are held at…

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