Judge Rules for Bevin in Lt. Governor Lawsuit

Judge Rules for Bevin in Lt. Governor Lawsuit When Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s office fired the lieutenant governor’s top two assistants it had every legal right to do so, a judge said Friday in ruling on an extraordinary legal fight playing out amid the governor’s tough reelection campaign. Franklin County Circuit Judge Phillip Shepherd…

Louisa Bank Collapses, Feds Take Possession

Louisa Bank Collapses, Feds Take Possession Kentucky officials have taken possession of a Louisa bank after determining it was “critically undercapitalized.” A release from Kentucky’s Department of Financial Institutions says the state agency along with the FDIC have been closely monitoring Louisa Community Bank. It is the first FDIC-backed bank to fail in Kentucky…