Selecting An Upcoming Judicial Seat

Selecting An Upcoming Judicial Seat Three attorneys have been nominated to fill an upcoming judicial opening in Kentucky.The Judicial Nominating Commission, led by Kentucky Chief Justice John D. Minton Jr., announced the nominees Monday for the upcoming Jefferson County Family Court opening. The judge selected will fill the seat that Family Court Judge Deborah…

Horses Fatally Shot In Eastern KY

Horses Fatally Shot In Eastern KY At least 15 horses have been fatally shot at a strip mine site in eastern Kentucky, authorities said.The horses were found on a site along U.S. 23 near the Floyd-Pike County line according to news reports. A $500 reward is being offered for information on the shootings.Tonya Conn…

Kentucky’s First African American AG Sworn In

Kentucky’s First African American AG Sworn In Republican Daniel Cameron has been sworn in as the first African American in Kentucky history to serve as its attorney general.Cameron took the oath of office during a ceremony Tuesday in the attorney general’s office at the state Capitol.Cameron is a protege of Senate Majority Leader Mitch…

Rock Crack Closes Roadway

Rock Crack Closes Roadway A portion of KY 40 in Painstville is closed due to a large crack in a rock cut.The road is closed at mile point 9.8. Crews say the road should reopen in a couple days, but they do not know the exact timeline.Crews will have to remove the loose rock…