Lane reductions on I-75

KTC
KTC

Beginning April 10, Interstate 75 in Rockcastle County between mile points 50.7 (Laurel/Rockcastle county line) and 52 will be reduced to two lanes in both directions. The lane reductions are necessary for pavement improvements.

Northbound and southbound lanes will be reduced to two lanes each week beginning Sunday through Friday from 8 p.m. to 9 a.m. EDT each day for the Continue reading Lane reductions on I-75

Third Annual Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo

Cowboy Up for a Cure
Cowboy Up for a Cure

The Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo will take its third ride at the Kentucky Horse Park’s Alltech Arena, on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 7pm.

Gates open at 6pm, with a variety of activities planned for the whole family. WBUL will be providing live entertainment while families can visit the inflatable village, face painting booths, roping and riding demonstrations and Continue reading Third Annual Cowboy Up for a Cure Rodeo

Statement from Keep KY Covered re: Kynect and Benefind

Keep KY Covered
Keep KY Covered

As consumer advocates working to ensure the health and well-being of all Kentuckians, we are responding to Governor Bevin’s offer to listen to “those who actually have hands-on knowledge” concerning the recent roll-out of benefind and the challenges it has produced. As part of our campaign to Keep Kentucky Covered, Kentucky Voices for Health has established an Enrollment Transition Workgroup to ensure a seamless transition as kynect is being dismantled. It is our Continue reading Statement from Keep KY Covered re: Kynect and Benefind

“Fins and Feathers” Quilting Demonstration by Marilyn Foulke April 9 at KY Artisan Center

“Fuchsia Rooster Morning,” a small wall quilt by Marilyn Foulke; Marilyn Foulke works on layering fabrics to create a multi-feathered bird quilt at the Kentucky Artisan Center.
“Fuchsia Rooster Morning,” a small wall quilt by Marilyn Foulke; Marilyn Foulke works on layering fabrics to create a multi-feathered bird quilt at the Kentucky Artisan Center.

Textile artist Marilyn Foulke, of Louisville, will offer a quilting demonstration, “Fins and Feathers” showing how she captures a variety of bird and fish species in her quilts, on Saturday, April 9, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea. For Continue reading “Fins and Feathers” Quilting Demonstration by Marilyn Foulke April 9 at KY Artisan Center

Career Fair

Madison Co Schools
Madison Co Schools

The Madison County Schools will be having a Career Fair on Thursday, April 7, 2016, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Glenn Marshall Elementary School (1442 Dr. Robert Martin ByPass, Richmond). You will have the opportunity to speak directly to our 17 School Principals and/or 12 Department Directors concerning the openings that are available. You are encouraged to bring many copies of your resume and to arrive a little early. A large turn-out of people is Continue reading Career Fair

Richmond Police Report Apr. 6, 2016

ARRESTED
ARRESTED

RSP Arrest: On 04/05/2016, police charged David R. Smith, age 51, London, KY, for several violations after discovering him in possession of a stolen motorcycle.

At approximately 12:10 A.M., a patrol officer stopped a 2004 Suzuki DL650 motorcycle being operated by Smith for a traffic violation on Lexington Road. A check of the license plate Continue reading Richmond Police Report Apr. 6, 2016

KY Flu Activity Level is Widespread for 9th Consecutive Week

KY SEAL
KY SEAL

Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) officials are reporting “widespread” flu activity to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for the ninth consecutive week. 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. The activity levels for states are tracked weekly as part of the CDC’s national flu surveillance system.

The traditional flu season lasts from October through May. Increased flu activity began later this season than usual in Kentucky. Due to the Continue reading KY Flu Activity Level is Widespread for 9th Consecutive Week

KSP Conducts a Fire Investigation

Fire Investigation
Fire Investigation

The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was called at approximately 5:06 a.m. EDT, on Tuesday, April 05, 2016, in reference to a multi-family residential structure fire at 255 Country Club Road in Lee County. Investigators learned three people were unaccounted for. After an extensive search of the burnt structure three unidentified bodies were recovered. Autopsies are pending with the Kentucky Medical Examiner’s Office. The Kentucky State Police will Continue reading KSP Conducts a Fire Investigation

BPD 10K Run/5K Walk

BPD 10K Run-5K Walk
BPD 10K Run-5K Walk

On Saturday April 9th, The Berea Police Department will host their annual. This year the route has been changed and will only impact the area of Short Line Pike. The race will start at the Berea Municipal Utilities buidling and will utilize the walking trails that lead to Short Line Pike. Short Line Pike will be closed when the race starts at 9:00am, and will be closed for at least an hour. If you plan to travel through this area, please use an alternate route.

If you have any questions, you can contact us at 859-986-8456.