‘Unprecedented show of unity’
Alison Lundergan Grimes knew what message she wished to deliver Thursday when she filed papers to run for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by five-term Republican Mitch McConnell.
Session’s first week: The good, the bad and the ugly
The classic main theme from Sergio Leone’s spaghetti western “The Good, The Bad and The Ugly” serves as appropriate background music while perusing this column about the first week of the 2014 session of the Kentucky General Assembly.
131 candidates in May primary as of Wednesday
We’re 20 days away from the deadline for potential candidates in the Tri-County to file their papers to get on this year’s election ballot.
Mitch McConnell officially files for sixth term
Not that there was ever any suspense, but Mitch McConnell made it official Tuesday: he wants a sixth term in the U.S. Senate.
Sheriff’s race now has five candidates
Several new candidates have filed for various offices in Whitley County since Dec. 10 — keeping the clerk’s office very busy.
6 now running for county jailer seat
Voting — that may not be what’s foremost on everyone’s mind during the bustling Christmas season. But it certainly is for candidates who have filed their paperwork for the May 20, 2014 election.
Whitley sees another jailer, magistrate candidate
Candidates throughout the Tri-County area continue to prepare for the May 20 election — an election that will decide many races in the spring.
Republicans eye House takeover in ‘14
The 2014 U.S. Senate race for the seat now held by Republican Mitch McConnell may be the most important in the nation, but it might be the second-most important election inside the state.
New candidates file for May 20 primary
Several candidates have now officially thrown their hats in the ring and filed to run for office during the May 20 primary.
Candidates begin filing for state primary elections
While May 20, 2014 seems a bit too far in the future to plan ahead for anything — local, regional, state and national candidates continue to prepare for the primary next year.
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