KY Supreme Court Upholds Bevin Administration’s Win in Case Against Unlicensed Abortion Clinic

Gov. Bevin
Gov. Bevin

Below is a statement from Gov. Matt Bevin on today’s Kentucky Supreme Court ruling in favor of the Bevin Administration in its lawsuit against Eubanks & Marshall of Lexington, P.S.C. to prohibit it from operating an unlicensed abortion facility.

“We are pleased that the Kentucky Supreme Court has upheld the Court of Appeals’ decision recognizing that an unlicensed abortion clinic is Continue reading KY Supreme Court Upholds Bevin Administration’s Win in Case Against Unlicensed Abortion Clinic

DEAFESTIVAL 2016 WILL TRANSFORM KENTUCKY CENTER INTO ‘LAND OF OZ’

DeaFestival 2016
DeaFestival 2016

The state’s only daylong celebration of deaf and hard of hearing art, language and culture, DeaFestival 2016 will be held Saturday, Sept. 3 in the Bomhard Theatre at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts (501 West Main Street, Louisville). The public is invited to this free event. The doors will open at 9:30 a.m.

More than 50 visual and performing artists will combine to not only make DeaFestival a community, family-friendly day to remember, Continue reading DEAFESTIVAL 2016 WILL TRANSFORM KENTUCKY CENTER INTO ‘LAND OF OZ’

Some Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Data Accessed

KY Fish & Wildlife
KY Fish & Wildlife

Earlier this week, the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources (Fish and Wildlife) learned that customer information was illegally accessed by an unauthorized third party. The department acted immediately to fix the vulnerability and notified the Commonwealth Office of Technology (COT) of the incident. The agencies are coordinating to prevent any further unauthorized access.

Though the investigation is ongoing, thus far it appears that the data accessed was name, address, birthdate, last 4 digits of SSN, and Continue reading Some Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources Data Accessed

Dennis Rice

Dennis Rice
Dennis Rice

Dennis Rice

Dennis Rice, 85, of Richmond passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2016, at Baptist Health – Lexington after a brief illness. Mr. Rice was born on May 15, 1931, in Madison County, Kentucky and grew up in Estill County. He was the son of the late Charlie Clay Rice and Allie Miller Rice.

Mr. Rice was a graduate of Estill County High School. He retired from the Okonite Cable Company in 1997 after 27 years of service. He was a member of member Clarksville Baptist Church but attended Pilot Knob Missionary Baptist Church. Continue reading Dennis Rice

Mary Ann Williams

Mary Ann Williams
Mary Ann Williams

Mary Ann Williams

Mary Ann Blair Williams, age 98, passed away Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 at the Willows of Hamburg Nursing Home in Lexington. She was the widow of Allen Williams, born to the late Ben H. and Thursia Kirby Blair on November 11, 1917 in Rockcastle County, KY. Mrs. Williams was a member of the Berea Baptist Church.

Other than her husband and parents she was also preceded in death by; her son, David Blair Williams, three sisters, Cordia Jackey, Nevia Continue reading Mary Ann Williams

Unemployment rates down in 93 Kentucky counties in July 2016

KY SEAL
KY SEAL

Unemployment rates fell in 93 Kentucky counties between July 2015 and July 2016, but rose in 27 counties, according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.

Oldham County recorded the lowest jobless rate in the Commonwealth at 3.5 percent. It was followed by Continue reading Unemployment rates down in 93 Kentucky counties in July 2016

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