U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) issued the following statement today honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.:
“When he delivered his most famous speech over 50 years ago, Dr. King reached out to people of different backgrounds, races, and creeds. He implored them to find the basic aspects of humanity that unite us all and encouraged them to stand together to achieve the promises of our founding ideals. Continue reading McConnell Statement on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.→
A death investigation is being conducted after a fight occurred between two inmates on Jan. 4, 2017 at the Kentucky State Reformatory in LaGrange. One of the inmates sustained serious injuries and was transported to a local hospital, where he died of his injuries yesterday.
Kentucky State Police Post 5 is in charge of the investigation.
Mary Ann McCormick Ingram, 57, of Berea, formerly of Winchester, wife for 39 years to Perry Ingram, passed away Tuesday at her home. She was born in Winchester on October 24, 1959, to Mary Jo McCormick and the late John McCormick Sr.
She was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church.
In addition to her husband and mother, she is survived by son, Phillip (Ashley) Ingram, daughters, Amy (Vince) McKeehan and Sarah (Travis) Haney, mother and father-in-law, Cecil and Grace Ingram, Continue reading Mary Ann Ingram→
The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH), within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) is raising the influenza (flu) level in the state from “regional” to “widespread.” Widespread activity is the highest level of flu activity, which indicates increased flu-like activity or flu outbreaks in at least half of the regions in the state.
Gov. Matt Bevin and Cabinet for Economic Development Sec. Terry Gill are in Detroit today, promoting Kentucky and speaking with automotive industry leaders at the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit.