Eastern KY Pastor Leading KY Baptist Convention

Eastern KY Pastor Leading KY Baptist Convention An Eastern Kentucky pastor has been elected president of the Kentucky Baptist Convention.Kentucky Today reports, as president of the Kentucky Baptist Convention, Pastor Tom Searcy of Allen Baptist Church near Prestonsburg will use the voluntary unpaid position as a pulpit to call Kentucky Baptists back to humility.Searcy…

KY Teacher’s Retirement System Is OK

KY Teacher’s Retirement System Is OK The Teachers’ Retirement System of Kentucky had 57.7 percent of the money it’s expected to need to honor its future pension obligations as of June 30, bringing its unfunded liabilities to $14.3 billion, the agency’s trustees were told Tuesday.The pension system’s funding level is up slightly from the…

KFC Now Has Chicken And Waffles

KFC Now Has Chicken And Waffles You may have tried an upscale brunch favorite: chicken and waffles.It’s a popular salty-sweet mix of fried chicken paired with maple-syrup covered waffles.Now it’s no longer just a fancy menu item.Kentucky Fried Chicken is introducing its own version of chicken and waffles.It includes the Colonel’s extra-crispy chicken atop…

More Exercise Is Needed

More Exercise Is Needed Guidelines recently released by the federal government show that most Americans are not getting the exercise they need, costing the health care system over $100 billion each year. The new standards are similar to those released 10 years ago, but the government is scrapping a recommendation that physical activity occurs…

Eastern KY Aluminum Mill On Hold

Eastern KY Aluminum Mill On Hold Kentucky regulators have put on hold a $33 million project to build power lines to the site of a proposed aluminum mill in eastern Kentucky.The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the Public Service Commission wants written assurances from Braidy Industries that it has the money to complete the project. Company…