Veterans Get Paper Tickets To State Fair

Veterans Get Paper Tickets To State Fair The Kentucky State Fair has changed the way veterans and active duty military members can get complimentary tickets to the event, which starts its 11-day run Thursday in Louisville. Reports indicate the fair is working with Vet Tix this year to process and ship physical tickets. Service…

University Of Louisville Trustees Approve Hospital Purchase

University Of Louisville Trustees Approve Hospital Purchase University of Louisville trustees have approved the school’s purchase of a financially struggling hospital under a plan that would include a $50 million state loan.UofL trustees approved the transaction at a meeting on campus Wednesday. The deal will significantly increase UofL’s footprint in the medical sector of…

New Trail System Is Open

New Trail System Is Open Perry County hosted a grand opening of the new trail system Tuesday night.This project is two and a half years in the making. A couple years ago, Perry county received a $100,000 recreational trail grant to create the trails.Ben Braman with Pathfinders is the mind behind the trail system.”We…

Coal Company Hiring

Coal Company Hiring A coal company will be hosting a job fair Thursday in Boone County, West Virginia.Blackhawk Mining, LLC has job openings for various positions in the company.Those positions include, but are not limited to: section foreman, electrician, equipment operator, fireboss and general labor.Officials with the company say they are looking for “experienced…

President Trump Visiting KY

President Trump Visiting KY President Donald Trump is headlining a fundraiser for Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin in Louisville.The fundraiser will take place Aug. 21. The campaign has not released details about the event.Bevin’s campaign looks to continue to highlight the ties between the governor and the Trump administration. Bevin was with Vice President Mike…

School Safety Top Priority

School Safety Top Priority School safety is a top priority for many Kentucky education leaders, and some are already working on aspects of a recently-signed school safety law.The law includes adding safety measures like metal detectors and school resource officers, but it also includes teachers keeping doors locked.It also addresses students who make “fake”…