Louisville Slugger Back To Work

Louisville Slugger Back To Work The manufacturer of Louisville Slugger bats says it put 171 furloughed employees back on the payroll after receiving a loan from a government program aimed at helping small businesses.Hillerich & Bradsby Co. resumed production at its wood bat factory in Louisville on Monday as parts of Kentucky’s economy reopened…

Education Council

Education Council The Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education is seeking students to serve on a panel that would work with policy leaders on higher education issues.The Student Advisory Group will offer input on high-profile student concerns and other matters of importance, according to statement from the council. The student panel will also help with…

Kentucky Gives Day

Kentucky Gives Day More than 220 organizations across the state were helped by online donations during the 8th annual Kentucky Gives Day on Tuesday.The giving campaign on the Kentucky Gives website has raised $652,352 for 223 charities so far, many of them in our part of the state.The event is usually only 24 hours,…

Sleep Ranking

Sleep Ranking Meanwhile, a new study conducted by Sleepopolis.com is looking at where the best spots are in Kentucky for sleep after weighing factors such as obesity, alcohol and tobacco consumption, physical activity rates and unemployment levels, among others.Many of the top spots were claimed by areas near the state’s largest cities.In our area,…