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Scott County deputy killed during traffic stop

BY MARK MAYNARD Kentucky Today A Scott County sheriff’s deputy was shot and killed Monday during a traffic stop on the interstate near Georgetown, officials ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Tuesday, May 23, 2023 11:05 am


Cabinet provides rate increase for state’s residential treatment programs

A substantial rate increase from the Cabinet for Health and Family Services has provided a boost for the state’s child-care agencies operating quality residential treatment ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Monday, January 31, 2022 3:27 pm


Longtime AMS in Bell Association stepping down effective April 30

Bruce Walzer, a staple in the Bell Baptist Association for the past 31 years, is retiring effective April 30 as the leader of that group. ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:11 pm


Kentucky’s US attorneys say they will prosecute Capitol rioters

Kentucky U.S. attorneys both said they would prosecute individuals from the region who committed violent, criminal acts in the Capitol on Wednesday. U.S. Attorney Russell ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Friday, January 8, 2021 7:53 am


High school basketball start delayed until January

The opening of Kentucky’s high school basketball season has been delayed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s Board of Control ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Tuesday, November 24, 2020 11:24 am


Governor asking houses of worship to stop indoor services for weeks

Gov. Andy Beshear is asking all religious leaders across the state to immediately suspend in-person services at their houses of worship for the next three ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Friday, November 20, 2020 2:51 pm


Reactions vary from Ky. Baptist pastors over Beshear’s request

Reaction to Gov. Andy Beshear’s request to halt indoor services for houses of worship over the next three to four weeks ranged from disappointment to ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Friday, November 20, 2020 1:59 pm


Carol Barr, wife of Congressman Andy Barr, dies unexpectedly

Carol Leavell Barr, the wife of U.S. Rep. Andy Barr, passed away suddenly Tuesday at the family home in Lexington. “During this tragic time, we ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Wednesday, June 17, 2020 9:55 am