State Rep. Leslie Combs, the sponsor of Kentuckys new public-private partnership (P3) law, said that interest in what has become model legislation continues to grow, both around the commonwealth and across the country.
WHAT: Berea area residents will unite to raise awareness and funds to reclaim the future for millions at the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s®. In 2015, the Bluegrass Regional Walk to End Alzheimer’s raised approximately $50,000, contributing to more than $77.5 million raised nationwide for care, Continue reading ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S→
Fleeing and Evading Police: On 09/22/2016 at 0109 hrs, Richmond Police were out at the Copper Still on Water St. in reference to a large crowd. A fight broke out and units had to disperse the crowd. Soon after the crowd cleared the area, multiple gunshots were heard in the area. 911 received several calls. Available officers searched the downtown area reference to multiple shots fired calls. The search then went to area of South Madison Avenue. Upon arrival, officers detained Dantae Hill, 23 of Richmond, Kentucky and Tyler M. Brann, 21 Richmond, Kentucky, along with two other subjects. One subject, Anthony K. Gerald, 21 of Richmond, Kentucky ran from the scene, but was located in the Continue reading Richmond Police Report Sept. 23, 2016→
Some visitors to Berea are drawn to Boone Tavern, or the shops and eateries on College Square. Others might be attracted to the studios in the Artisan Village, or they just confine their stop in Berea to the Kentucky Artisan Center. In fact, some visitors will see just one Continue reading New Signs to Bolster Berea Tourism Industry→
During construction at Foley Middle School, a time capsule from 1995 was unearthed. The school is now attempting to locate the students involved so they can invite them to our Grand Re-Opening ceremony on Oct. 4 at 6 p.m.
The Kiwanis Club of Richmond will host its 44th Annual Kiwanis Charity Auction from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Madison Central High School. The auction will be carried live and on WEKY-AM 1340.
For more details or to see a list of services, products or items to be auctioned, visit www.kiwanisauction2016.com or the Kiwanis Club of Richmond Kentucky page on Facebook.
“I predict today’s decision is the first of what will be a series of Kentucky Supreme Court rulings against Governor Bevin’s illegal actions. The court’s opinion strongly re-confirms the legislature’s spending authority as the constitution’s framers intended, and it gives our public postsecondary schools and our college students the money they should have had all along. While I am certainly pleased about the overall ruling, I am worried about the effect it will have on legislative standing in future Continue reading STATEMENT From House Speaker Greg Stumbo→
Unemployment rates fell in 82 Kentucky counties between August 2015 and August 2016, rose in 36 and stayed the same in Montgomery and Wayne counties, according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.
On September 20, 2016, at approximately 9:16 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch, assisted by KSP Post 14-Ashland, arrested Steven D. Duncil, 34, on charges related to possession and distribution of matter portraying sexual performance by a minor.