Governor Signing School Safety Bill

Governor Signing School Safety Bill Governor Matt Bevin will ceremonially sign the recently passed School Safety Bill into law Wednesday in Frankfort.The state Senate passed Senate Bill 1 late last month in a 37 to 0 vote.It cleared the House of Representatives on a 96 to 3 vote a day earlier.The bill calls fore…

KY’s Expanded Ignition Interlock Law

KY’s Expanded Ignition Interlock Law The governor has signed into law a measure expanding Kentucky’s Ignition Interlock Law.It previously only applied to certain DUI offenders, but the law-formerly known as Senate Bill 85-will now apply to first time offenders.It gives them the option to install the interlock or face a longer license suspension.Supporters, which…

Lake Cumberland Getting Back To Normal Level

Lake Cumberland Getting Back To Normal Level The third largest lake in Kentucky reached historic highs in February. Nearly a month later, it’s almost down to its normal level.As of Tuesday, the lake’s elevation was about 725 feet above sea level. Normal summer pool is about 720 feet.The lake looks great and people in…

Introducing Under-Ride Crash Legislation In KY

Introducing Under-Ride Crash Legislation In KY Under-ride crashes involving tractor-trailers kill around 200 people each year.Under-ride crashes are when vehicles crash under the rear bumper or under the sides of tractor-trailers.In many cases, people inside the car are seriously injured or even decapitated.While there are regulations making the rear bumpers safer, there is currently…