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ELLIS PARK ACCREDITED BY NTRA SAFETY & INTEGRITY ALLIANCE,  MAKING KENTUCKY FULLY ACCREDITED AT ALL THOROUGHBRED TRACKS

ELLIS PARK ACCREDITED BY NTRA SAFETY & INTEGRITY ALLIANCE, MAKING KENTUCKY FULLY ACCREDITED AT ALL THOROUGHBRED TRACKS

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

August 16th, 2018

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (Thursday, August 16, 2018) – The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced today that Ellis Park has received its initial accreditation from the NTRA Safety & Integrity Alliance, bringing the number of active accreditations to 24 racetracks in the U.S. and Canada, including […]

Wickliffe Paper Mill to Reopen,  Employ 500 in West Kentucky

Wickliffe Paper Mill to Reopen, Employ 500 in West Kentucky

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

August 16th, 2018

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Global Win to buy Verso facility in Ballard County for first US operation FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 16, 2018) – Gov. Matt Bevin today announced Global Win Wickliffe LLC, a Chinese-owned paper products manufacturer, will reopen the former Verso Corp. mill in west Kentucky’s Ballard County […]

Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet releases July 2018 unemployment report

Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet releases July 2018 unemployment report

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

August 16th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Aug. 16, 2018) – Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary July 2018 unemployment rate was 4.3 percent, according to the Kentucky Center for Statistics (KYSTATS), an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. The unemployment rate for July 2018 was up from the […]

AT&T Awards Grant to Imagination Library of Henderson, Kentucky

AT&T Awards Grant to Imagination Library of Henderson, Kentucky

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

August 2nd, 2018

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AT&T awarded Imagination Library of Henderson Kentucky with a $10,000 grant. The ceremony took placeon Wednesday, August 1 at the AT&T Entertainment Experience Store located at 2201 US-41 in Henderson. “AT&T is proud to support the Kyndle Education Foundation and their effort to support youth […]

Beshear: Mobile Deposit Scam Leaves Victims Repaying the Bank

Beshear: Mobile Deposit Scam Leaves Victims Repaying the Bank

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 27th, 2018

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Frankfort County resident lost $10,000 to counterfeit bank loan FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 27, 2018) – A new scam warning was issued by Attorney General Andy Beshear today after a mobile deposit scam left a Franklin County resident with a $10,000 bank tab. Beshear said reports […]

Iconic Downtown Henderson Business Alles Brothers Furniture to Close by October

Iconic Downtown Henderson Business Alles Brothers Furniture to Close by October

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 25th, 2018

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Owensboro, KY – The executor of the estate of Herman Alles announces the closing of Alles Brothers Furniture, an iconic downtown business in Henderson, KY, which has served the region for more than 119 years. The residual of the estate of Herman Alles was left […]

REP. SUZANNE MILES JOINS OTHER HOUSE REPUBLICANS IN EXPRESSING OPPOSITION TO PROPOSED ANTI-AGRICULTURE RULE

REP. SUZANNE MILES JOINS OTHER HOUSE REPUBLICANS IN EXPRESSING OPPOSITION TO PROPOSED ANTI-AGRICULTURE RULE

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 23rd, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – Representative Suzanne Miles of Owensboro has joined other Western Kentucky legislators in sending a letter to the Food and Drug Administration urging them to reject a rule under consideration which would severely undermine Kentucky’s signature tobacco industry. Representatives Suzanne Miles, Richard Heath, […]

Kyndle Names New Chamber Membership Sales Representative

Kyndle Names New Chamber Membership Sales Representative

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 12th, 2018

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HENDERSON, KY. — Jordan Staples, a native of Henderson, Kentucky, has been named the Membership Sales Representative and will be joining the staff of Kyndle on July 23. Staples will serve in this newly created position and will be tasked with increasing Henderson Chamber of […]

OFFICIALS AT TWO WESTERN KENTUCKY MINES CHARGED WITH CHEATING ON SAFETY AND LYING TO REGULATORS ABOUT BLACK LUNG-CAUSING RISKS TO MINERS

OFFICIALS AT TWO WESTERN KENTUCKY MINES CHARGED WITH CHEATING ON SAFETY AND LYING TO REGULATORS ABOUT BLACK LUNG-CAUSING RISKS TO MINERS

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 11th, 2018

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Those charged include Mine Superintendent and Multiple Safety Officials. OWENSBORO, Ky. – United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman announced that 8 former supervisory and safety officials at Armstrong Coal, formerly of Madisonville, KY, were charged by a Federal Grand Jury today with Conspiracy to Defraud […]