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Rand Paul praises Braidy Industries:
Rand Paul praises Braidy Industries: "an exciting time to be in Ashland"1 hour ago
ASHLAND -- U.S. Sen. Rand Paul met with leaders of Braidy Industries in Ashland on Thursday, saying the arrival of the aluminum manufacturer in the Tri-State will offer a much-needed and very exciting economic boost to the region.
Around the State - America News
Around the State 2 hours ago
Panel: Remove plaque that calls Jefferson Davis "hero"
Breaking: Ashland Plaza Hotel officially sold - America News
Breaking: Ashland Plaza Hotel officially sold 3 hours ago
ASHLAND Two businessmen officially bought the Ashland Plaza Hotel and announced Thursday how they plan to turn it into a 4-star Marriott-brand Delta Hotel - a move city officials hope will energize a struggling downtown.
Unemployment up in most Kentucky counties - America News
Unemployment up in most Kentucky counties 4 hours ago
The unemployment rate rose in most Kentucky counties, including Barren County, from August of 2016 to August of 2017, according to a state report released Thursday.
Guthrie announces $125k grant for A.S.A.P. Glasgow - America News
Guthrie announces $125k grant for A.S.A.P. Glasgow 6 hours ago
The Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention in Glasgow will receive a $125,000 grant to help support a drug-free community, U.S. Rep. Brett Guthrie announced Thursday morning.
911 Activity for Sept. 21, 2017 - America News
911 Activity for Sept. 21, 2017 7 hours ago
At 12:08 p.m. Wednesday, the Hiseville and Cave City Volunteer Fire departments responded to a farm equipment fire on Lessenberry Road.
Photo investigation leads to discipline - America News
Photo investigation leads to discipline 9 hours ago
One Paul G. Blazer High School student has been disciplined in connection with a group of students who allegedly were exchanging inappropriate photos on their cell phones, according to Ashland Superintendent Sean Howard.
NASA administrator visits MSU - America News
NASA administrator visits MSU 9 hours ago
Robert M. Lightfoot, Jr., acting administrator of NASA, applauded Morehead State University space science students for their work during a visit on Wednesday.
Kelsey takeover: Student runs WKU-Glasgow's social media for a day - America News
Kelsey takeover: Student runs WKU-Glasgow's social media for a day 15 hours ago
GLASGOW – Kelsey Burnett, a marketing major at Western Kentucky University-Glasgow, recently got some real-world marketing experience – she took over the regional campus' social media accounts for a day.
Doty names new 911 director - America News
Doty names new 911 director 15 hours ago
GLASGOW – Glasgow Mayor Dick Doty announced Tuesday afternoon via press release that Christopher Freeman has been selected as the director of the Barren-Metcalfe County Emergency Communications Center in Glasgow.
Glasgow High School biomedical students examine fake crime scene - America News
Glasgow High School biomedical students examine fake crime scene 15 hours ago
Glasgow High School students in the biomedical science program recently investigated a fictional crime scene, according to a GHS press release.
Auditors discover deficiency when reviewing financial statements - America News
Auditors discover deficiency when reviewing financial statements 15 hours ago
GLASGOW — One deficiency was discovered by auditors when reviewing the financial statements from the past two years of the Glasgow-Barren County Tourist and Convention Commission.
Multiple people injured after balcony collapses - America News
Multiple people injured after balcony collapses 15 hours ago
Four people were transported to T.J. Samson Community Hospital on Tuesday night for non-life threatening injuries after a balcony they were standing on collapsed.
Around the State - America News
Around the State 15 hours ago
Person of interest in church killing arrested
Roseville Road at Bristletown Road closed due to wreck - America News
Roseville Road at Bristletown Road closed due to wreck 15 hours ago
The Barren County Sheriff's Office and other emergency services are at the scene of a noninjury accident involving a semi that is overturned on Roseville Road at Bristletown Road.
Ambulance tax district board ponders banking, bonding matters - America News
Ambulance tax district board ponders banking, bonding matters 15 hours ago
GLASGOW – The Barren County Special Ambulance Taxing District's board of directors is still wading through preliminary work that is part of getting itself set up and ready to accept funds once county property owners begin paying their tax bills…
Greenup couple hits country music jackpot - America News
Greenup couple hits country music jackpot 16 hours ago
A local husband and wife recently landed a very special prize -- a signed guitar from their favorite country music artist, and they soon might get a trip to meet him in person.
Greenup couple hits country music jackpot - America News
Greenup couple hits country music jackpot 16 hours ago
GREENUP A local husband and wife recently landed a very special prize -- a signed guitar from their favorite country music artist, and they soon might get a trip to meet him in person.
Boblett looking forward to interim job - America News
Boblett looking forward to interim job 16 hours ago
CANNONSBURG The clock is ticking on the search for a new Boyd County superintendent and, in the meantime, interim superintendent Bill Boblett is looking forward to piloting the district.
Boyd jail riot may increase county insurance costs - America News
Boyd jail riot may increase county insurance costs 16 hours ago
CATLETTSBURG Nearly 300 Boyd County Detention Center inmates are still scattered across 18 jails and prisons in Kentucky – three weeks after an uprising by maximum security prisoners.