Bridge Between KY And Illinois Still Closed

Bridge Between KY And Illinois Still Closed An Ohio River bridge connecting Kentucky and Illinois will remain closed for about five more months.The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says an ongoing maintenance and repair project will require more work at the Brookport Bridge in Paducah.The agency says in a news release that inspectors determined additional repairs…

Opioid Manufacturer Pays Up

Opioid Manufacturer Pays Up An opioid manufacturer has agreed to pay $225 million to resolve federal investigations into allegations that it paid kickbacks and used other illegal marketing tactics to sell a powerful fentanyl spray, authorities said Wednesday.The settlement stems from criminal and civil probes into Insys Therapeutics Inc.’s scheme to pay doctors in…

Remembering D-Day

Remembering D-Day The world will focus today Thursday to the beaches of Normandy, France, paying tribute to the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion and the few surviving veterans of that battle that changed the course of World War II. PresidentTrump is expected to give a speech while touring the beaches and an American…

Juveniles Rob A Christian Woman’s Store

Juveniles Rob A Christian Woman’s Store Three juveniles are now behind bars after a slew of burglaries and vandalism. Officials believe all of the thefts and vandalism happened late Monday night into early Tuesday morning. Police say the three kids broke into four businesses; three in Cumberland and one in Lynch. Officials say they…

KY Association Of Counties Has New Leadership

KY Association Of Counties Has New Leadership The Kentucky Association of Counties has a new leader at the helm. The group’s board of directors appointed Jim Henderson as executive director and CEO. The association says Henderson has served as deputy executive director since January 2018 and will assume the new duties immediately. Henderson previously…