GLASGOW — The South Central Kentucky Cultural Center and Barren County Historical Society hosted “The African American Influence at Mammoth Cave” on Saturday in celebration of Black History Month and 400 years of African-American history.

Somerset attorney A.C. Donahue's appointment to the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees could be in jeopardy, according to State Senate President Robert Stivers.

If it ever was true that there's no such thing as bad publicity, social media has upped the ante more than anyone could have imagined.

For high schoolers, many deadlines for applying to colleges are quickly approaching.

CAVE CITY — The Barren County Republican Party's annual Lincoln Dinner on Saturday night at the Cave City Convention Center was U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell's first public appearance since President Donald J. Trump's impeachment trial.

The defendants in a federal suit accusing staff of the Pulaski County Detention Center of causing or failing to prevent injury to an inmate in their custody have filed a motion for summary judgement, seeking to have a judge dismiss the case against them.

Ken Simmons, recently hired CEO of South Kentucky RECC, was officially introduced to the community Tuesday during the February membership meeting of Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce.

Researchers at the University of Kentucky are looking for ways to help lower the mortality rate amongst cattle for health related deaths, and they believe the answer could be with use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), otherwise known as drones.

A federal judge has ruled in favor of the Association of American Railroads (AAR) and against local law enforcement, stating that federal law overrules state law when it comes to railroad commerce. As such, the state laws used to fine rail companies that block roadways for more than five minutes are unenforceable.

MOREHEAD AppHarvest announced today it has closed an $11 million corporate funding round, as it expands operations to support indoor farms across Central Appalachia. The company’s first project — a 2.76-million-square-foot facility in Morehead — is under construction and will begin operations later this year.

During the day, James Noble works for the Blue Grass Army Depot within the morale, welfare, and recreation program. But at night, he works a very different job, he is the host for Big Time Trivia.

Situated along one of the street corners in Berea's artisan village district is Weaver's Bottom Craft Studio. The store, which is owned and operated by Mary Colmer, sells a variety of self-made artisan pieces ranging from weaved cloth to corn husk dolls.

GLASGOW – A former teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a student was in court Monday for a pretrial conference.

CAVE CITY — The hemp industry in Barren County has exploded in the past two years as CBD oil and its benefits have become popular, but local hemp farmer, Chad Wilson, says things are not as they seem.

Almost a year after beginning destruction of mustard munitions at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent Destruction Pilot Plant, full-scale operations to destroy the first 8-inch projectiles containing GB nerve agent began at the main plant last week.

GLASGOW – Barren County Fiscal Court, via a unanimously approved resolution, declared Tuesday that its members are “vigorously opposed to the passage of any law (or proposal of any law) that would infringe our citizens’ right to keep and bear arms.”

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