Donna and Donnie Smith, of Waco, will demonstrate their carved and painted gourds from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 1, at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea.
The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea currently features works by more than 700 artisans from more than 100 counties across the Commonwealth. Convenient to visitors throughout the year, the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea is located at 200 Artisan Way, just off Interstate 75 at Berea, Exit 77. The center’s exhibits, shopping and travel information areas are open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and the cafe is open 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Admission is free.
Berea artist Mary Lykins will demonstrate how she creates her fabric dolls from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea. As a doll artist Lykins is completely self-taught and learned her craft by reading and experimenting. Through trial and error she has come to create a variety of fabric dolls in a variety of styles.
The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea currently features works by more than 700 artisans from more than 100 counties across the Commonwealth. Convenient to visitors throughout the year, the Kentucky Artisan Center at
Attempted Robbery Arrest: On 02/24/2014, police charged David T. James, age 46, Somerset, for attempted robbery of a local bank.
At approximately 4:43 P.M., officers responded to the Cumberland Valley National Bank, 505 Leighway Drive, to investigate a report that a man had attempted to gain entry to the bank after it had closed. Upon arrival, officers learned that earlier in the day, bank employees had observed a man loitering in the area and considered him suspicious. Shortly after the bank closed, bank employees
The Board of Adjustment will hold a regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, March 5th at 5:30 pm in the Conference Room of City Hall. This is a public meeting and citizens are encouraged to attend.
The agenda is available at the following link: http://richmond.ky.us/index.php/2012-12-10-16-24-48/board-of-adjustments
The Kentucky State Police joined forces with members of the 6-State Trooper Project for a high-visibility enforcement effort focused on crash-causing violations from February 21, at 12:01 a.m. through February 23, at 11:59 p.m. Troopers targeted seat belt, aggressive driving and impaired driving violations along the Interstate 75 corridor. The initiative included members of the Michigan State Police, the Ohio State Highway Patrol and the Kentucky State Police.
During the effort, officers in all three states issued 2,086 speed citations, 332 seat belt violations and arrested 86 impaired drivers. Troopers in Kentucky were responsible for 457 speed citations, 112 seat belt violations and 39 impaired driving arrests.
KSP spokesman Sgt. Michael Webb says the partnerships forged through the 6-State Trooper Project have helped to increase coordinated enforcement
Feb.18,2014 – Kristen Baker & Zachary Abney – Mount Vernon – Girl
Feb.18,2014 – Courtney Martin & Andrew McAfee – Berea – Girl
Feb.18,2014 – Alma & Tristan Cackling – Irvine – Boy
Feb.19,2014 – Astin & Joshua Chaliff – Mount Vernon – Boy
Feb.19,2014 – Morgan Richardson & Aaron Ferrell – Richmond – Girl
Feb.19,2014 – Kirstie & Christopher Duncan – Richmond – Boy
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McConnell: President Must Choose ‘Between the Dreams of the Left and the Well-Being of Our Constituents’
Drug Arrest: On 02/12/2014 a traffic stop was conducted on Chestnut Street for a minor equipment violation. The Officer obtained consent to search the vehicle and located one Endocet tablet in the floorboard of the vehicle.
Officers arrested 37 year old Tracy Cope of Berea Ky. After being arrested she stated that she also had one Oxycodone tablet but she swallowed the pill as she was being pulled over. She was charged with Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree and Tampering with
This eight week program will provide information, support, and encouragement to persons in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia and their caregivers. The support group will provide an opportunity to discuss issues and changes related to memory loss and a gathering to share experiences and feelings.
This series will begin on March 26th and continue through May 14th from 10:30am-12:00pm at the Alzheimer’s Association, located at 465 East High Street, Suite 200, Lexington. Registration is required. Call April at 1-859-266-5283, Ext. 1308 for more information.
U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell congratulated the University of Louisville and University of Kentucky today for being selected to participate in separate advanced manufacturing partnerships through the Department of Defense – UofL through the University of Illinois Labs and UK through an institute in Michigan.
“I applaud the University of Louisville and University of Kentucky for their strong applications and continued commitment to supporting domestic manufacturing and research jobs in Kentucky,” Senator McConnell said. “I was happy to
REGULAR INSPECTIONS WITH NO FOLLOW-UP DUE SCORE
ABC Daycare & Learning Ctr. #2, 205 Church Hill Dr., Richmond 100%
Berea Senior Citizens Center, 214 W. Jefferson St., Berea 100%
The Bounce House, 831 Eastern By-Pass, Ste. 1, Richmond 96%
Kids Kingdom, 360 Highland Park Dr., Richmond 100%
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Obama Administration Changes to Medicare Advantage, Prescription Drug Program Harmful to America’s Seniors
The Senate’s Republican leadership today expressed deep concern with a series of Obama administration actions on Medicare Advantage and the Medicare prescription drug benefit – actions that will increase premiums, reduce choices and cause America’s seniors to lose access to the health plans they were promised they could keep.
In a letter, the lawmakers urged Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to suspend the administration’s “misguided policies” aimed at weakening the