Democrats File Complaint After Bevin Promotes Barr With Official Twitter Account

The Kentucky Democratic Party has filed an ethics complaint against Gov. Matt Bevin for tweeting out his support for embattled Congressman Andy Barr’s reelection campaign from his official Twitter account. On Saturday night, Bevin attended a rally in Richmond in which President Donald Drumpf stumped for Barr, who is running a tight race against Democratic […]

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Amazing pumpkin village made with nearly 100,000 pumpkins

There’s something about fall that feels a little bit like magic with the changing leaves and the sense that something unexpected — whether spooky or sweet — is just around the corner. Every year the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden celebrates that feeling at the Autumn at the Arboretum festival where the shining star is […]

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Kentuckians getting new Medicare cards to fight identity theft

The new cards will not contain social security numbers. | Courtesy of CMS New Medicare cards with a unique identifying number for each person are on the way to more than 908,000 Kentuckians, according to the federal government. Kentucky is in the latest round of states to begin receiving the cards, which are intended to […]

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Mull again: Topgolf decision delayed until Thursday after second lengthy hearing

The opposition turned out again on Oct. 15 to continue speaking against the proposed development. | Photo by Caitlin Bowling For a second time, the Louisville Metro Planning Commission continued a public hearing on the contested Topgolf development at Oxmoor Center in Louisville’s East End. While the public comment portion of the meeting is closed, […]

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Jamal Khashoggi: Pressure grows on Saudis as US envoy meets king

Image copyright EPAImage caption Mr Pompeo thanked the king for his “commitment” to an investigation Pressure is growing on Saudi Arabia to explain the fate of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met King Salman in Riyadh. Mr Khashoggi was last seen at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul two weeks ago. […]

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Former KDE lawyer could be next JCPS general counsel

A former top attorney for the Kentucky Department of Education could be Jefferson County Public Schools’ new general counsel, pending school board approval Tuesday. Kevin Brown resigned from his role as KDE’s general counsel in late May, effective a day after JCPS requested a state hearing to challenge a recommended takeover of the district. Had […]

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Sheriff: 16-year-old boy shoots, kills father to protect his mother from abuse

FRESNO, Calif. — A 16-year-old shot and killed his father Saturday afternoon in California after an argument between his parents became violent. Advertisement The Fresno Bee reports the teen and his parents returned to their Fresno home from a family gathering when an argument began. The 54-year-old father, who had been drinking, allegedly began choking […]

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Ali Center to host screening of new Ali-related documentary

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Muhammad Ali Center will host a screening of a documentary that follows the life and times of the boxing great, as shown through his appearances on The Dick Cavett Show. Ali Center officials say the documentary – “Ali & Cavett: The Tale of the Tapes” – will be shown Nov. 1 […]

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TARC prepares to launch new SmartCard technology for fare collection

For years, the Transit Authority of River City (TARC), has been at the forefront of innovation to make riding the bus a more enjoyable and easier experience for passengers and to improve overall efficiency of service. Now TARC is on the cusp of the latest technological advancement with the imminent implementation of a new all […]

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Brewers blank Dodgers 4-0 for 2-1 National League Championship Series lead

LOS ANGELES — Jhoulys Chacin combined with four relievers on a five-hitter, Orlando Arcia hit a two-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-0 on Monday to take a 2-1 lead in the NL Championship Series. Los Angeles loaded the bases against Jeremy Jeffress in the ninth inning, but the struggling […]

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