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Today's News

  • 4-9-14 Birthday Announcement

     

    Avery Catherine Mattingly will celebrate her 4th birthday on April 1, 2014. She is the daughter of Lauren Brady and Jason Mattingly of Loretto.
    Her grandparents are Debbie and Keith Edelen, Connie and Archie Mattingly of Loretto, and Joey Brady of St. Joe.

  • Blame all around in Fruit of the Loom closure

    By Kevin Wheatley
    The State Journal

    The Democratic frontrunner to take on U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell placed blame for the closure of Jamestown’s Fruit of the Loom factory squarely on the Republican’s shoulders Friday, citing past votes against legislation aimed to keep companies on U.S. soil.

  • 4-9-14 Birth Announcements

     

    Knopp

  • 4-9-14 Reunions

    Jessietown School
    There will be a reunion for anyone who attended the Jessietown School from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, April 26 at Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church on Highway 289. Bring a drink and snack. No alcohol allowed. For more information call 270-692-6901.

    Maryland to Kentucky and Beyond, Inc.

  • 4-9-14 Senior Citizens Menus

    Monday, April 14: Beef steak patty, boiled potatoes, mixed green salad, ambrosia, brown gravy, whole wheat roll.
    Tuesday, April 15; Turkey w/gravy, mashed potatoes, buttered broccoli, Angel food cake w/strawberry topping, dry roasted peanuts, whole wheat bread.
    Wednesday, April 16: Beef chili w/beans, carrot/raisin salad, half peanut butter and jelly sandwich on wheat bread, orange.
    Thursday, April 17: Baked pork ham, baked sweet potatoes, green beans, pineapple slices, whole wheat roll.
    Friday, April 18: Closed for Good Friday.
     

  • Ag Credit turns 80 years old

    Central Kentucky Ag Credit turned 80-years-old on Feb. 5. The association was founded Feb. 5, 1934, during an organizational meeting at the Lafayette Hotel in Lexington.

    Humble beginning

  • State police K9 officers file suit seeking overtime for taking care of their dogs

    By Jim Warren
    Lexington Herald Leader

    Nine officers in the Kentucky State Police K9 unit allege in court that the state police violates the federal Fair Labor Standards Act by refusing to let them claim overtime for maintaining their dogs.
    Originally filed in Franklin Circuit Court, the lawsuit was transferred this week to U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky.
    Plaintiffs in the case are Stephen Burke, a state K9 officer from Bowling Green, and eight other officers from across Kentucky.

  • Members of churches visit during Christians at the Capitol Day
  • KSP warns of possible scam

    The Crittenden Press

    The Kentucky State Police is advising the public of a possible scam.
    Over the weekend, KSP Post 2 Madisonville was contacted by a concerned citizen in reference to a possible scam. The person advised that they received a call from Louisiana. A male caller stated that they were going to send the potential victim money from a pharmaceutical company because of faulty mesh from a surgery many years ago.

  • Bevin seeks to close on McConnell as May 20 primary looms

    By Sam Youngman
    Lexington Herald-Leader

    And down the stretch they come.
    There are only six weeks until the May 20 primary between Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Republican challenger Matt Bevin.
    For Team Mitch, the next few weeks are about executing the final stage of a plan that began as long ago as May 2010, when Rand Paul defeated Trey Grayson in the GOP Senate primary.