Reopening Schools

Reopening Schools Kentucky health and education officials are meeting today to figure out how to reopen schools safely. Interim Education Commissioner Kevin C. Brown says the meeting will be used to establish a timeline for reopening schools in the state. Brown thinks August will be when districts will be able to start classes again,…

Daycares Opening

Daycares Opening A number of in-home child care programs were able to reopen this past Monday in Kentucky, and now daycares across the state will be be able to open this coming Monday. A survey of child care providers says that 11 to 15 percent of the facilities may be closed permanently due to…

Jefferson Davis Statue

Jefferson Davis Statue The governor has asked a state commission to approve the removal of a statue of Jefferson Davis from the Capitol Rotunda. This comes a day after another statue of the Confederate president was torn down by protestors in Virginia. The statue of Davis is one of several in the Rotunda and…

KY-COVID-Update-Jun12

KY-COVID-Update-Jun12 Governor Andy Beshear has announced 69 new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky with 9 new deaths in the state as of Thursday. To date, 11,945 Kentuckians have contracted the coronavirus, with 493 residents losing their lives to the disease. On a positive note, 3,379 people are known to have recovered from COVID-19. Testing…