KY Basketball Star Tony Delk Being Inducted

KY Basketball Star Tony Delk Being Inducted Former University of Kentucky basketball star and NBA player Tony Delk will be inducted into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame.Delk is a Covington, Tennessee, native and played at Haywood High in Brownsville. He was a Parade All-American, McDonalds All-American and 3A Mr. Basketball for Tennessee in…

Governor Staffing Career Centers

Governor Staffing Career Centers Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear is pledging to speed up unemployment insurance claims by improving staffing at career centers around the state.Beshear announced Wednesday that current staff have been retrained in 12 local centers to help people seeking unemployment insurance.Beshear said that has led to decreased wait times. Beshear said the…

Athiest Wins License Plate Dispute

Athiest Wins License Plate Dispute The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has to pay more than $150,000 in legal fees for a man who won a lawsuit allowing him to put “IM GOD” on his license plate.A judge ruled this week that the state agency must pay $150,715.50 in attorneys’ fees and an additional $491.24 for…

Limiting The Cost Of Diabetes Supplies

Limiting The Cost Of Diabetes Supplies In a state affected by high diabetes rates, the Kentucky House passed legislation Wednesday to limit out-of-pocket costs paid by many Kentuckians relying on life-saving insulin supplies.The bill cleared the House on a 92-0 vote and now goes to the Senate.The bipartisan measure would limit out-of-pocket costs at…

Gubernatorial Limits On Pardon Powers

Gubernatorial Limits On Pardon Powers A Kentucky legislative panel gave initial approval to a proposed constitutional amendment to put limits on a governor’s power to grant pardons.The proposed amendment stems from a flurry of last-minute pardons by former Gov. Matt Bevin.The measure cleared the Senate State and Local Government Committee Wednesday.It stems from a…

Advancing Marsy’s Law

Advancing Marsy’s Law A Senate panel voted to advance a new version of Marsy’s Law.The bill is another constitutional amendment to require victims of crime to be notified throughout the judicial process.The controversial bill passed the general assembly and was signed into law two years ago, but it was overturned by a supreme court…