New Federal Prosecutor’s Office In KY

New Federal Prosecutor’s Office In KY A new full-time staffed federal prosecutor’s office opened in Kentucky, in Bowling Green.The south-central Kentucky city had never had a full-time staffed federal prosecutor’s office, the U.S. attorney’s office said.The opening Wednesday required approval from the U.S. Justice Department and Congress, U.S. Attorney Russell Coleman’s office said in…

McConnell Touts State Of The Union Address

McConnell Touts State Of The Union Address Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky has posted comments on the President’s State of the Union Address saying ‘for three years, Republicans in Congress have partnered with the President to keep America strong and safe and create record-setting prosperity for working families across the country…The results have…

New Leader Of Kentucky Public Service Commission

New Leader Of Kentucky Public Service Commission The Kentucky Public Service Commission has named Kent Chandler as its executive director.The agency regulates public utilities in Kentucky. Chandler has been serving the commission as an advisor to the commissioners and formerly worked in the Kentucky Attorney General’s Office of Rate Intervention.Chandler succeeds Gwen R. Pinson,…

Learning About An Aluminum Company

Learning About An Aluminum Company Kentucky lawmakers want to hear from an aluminum company embroiled in a management shakeup as it tries to complete financing for a long-promised $1.7 billion plant in Appalachia.Sen. Chris McDaniel, chairman of the Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee, said Tuesday that he wants officials from Braidy Industries to appear…

Promoting Wellness In Ky Schools

Promoting Wellness In Ky Schools A national group that promotes physical activity and wellness said it would give fitness centers to three Kentucky schools.Gov. Andy Beshear and Jake Steinfeld, chairman of the National Foundation for Governors’ Fitness Councils, announced in a statement on Monday that Kentucky was selected to receive the equipment. Each fitness…

Wendy’s Serving Breakfast

Wendy’s Serving Breakfast Wendy’s will start serving breakfast nationwide March 2.The breakfast menu will bring a fresh twist on some Wendy’s fan favorites and will feature items like the Breakfast Baconator, Honey Butter Chicken Biscuit and Frosty-ccino.“People deserve a delicious, affordable and higher quality breakfast than what they’re currently getting, so that’s exactly what…

Bell County Detention Center Remains Open

Bell County Detention Center Remains Open Officials at the Bell County Detention Center said they will stay open, despite a letter from the state ordering it to close on Wednesday.The Department of Corrections sent a letter on Friday ordering the evacuation due to issues with an “inoperable smoke evacuation system.” Now, the jail has…

Delivering The State Of The Union

Delivering The State Of The Union President Donald Trump stood before a Congress and nation sharply divided by impeachment and used his State of the Union address on Tuesday to extol a “Great American Comeback” on his watch. That’s just three years after he took office decrying a land of “American carnage” under his…

Kentucky Cities Receiving Park Upgrades

Kentucky Cities Receiving Park Upgrades Four northern Kentucky cities were selected to receive state grants to make improvements to parks and community spaces.Gov. Andy Beshear and Department for Local Government Commissioner Dennis Keene announced the funding on Monday for the cities of Wilder, Dayton, Covington and Bromley.Wilder was awarded $250,000 to build a community…