(The Center Square) – A report issued by the Kentucky Legislative Research Commission last week called on the state’s Finance and Administration Cabinet to improve several policies in regards to vehicle fleet management. That includes tracking underutilized vehicles and determining…
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(The Center Square) - President Joe Biden reaffirmed the strong U.S. commitment to NATO at the 2021 NATO Summit in Brussels but departed from the previous administration's aggressive push for member nations to contribute more financially.
(The Center Square) – The release of confidential tax returns for some of the wealthiest Americans sparked controversy last week, and now Senate Republicans are demanding answers.
(The Center Square) More than 15 months after he first declared a state of emergency in Kentucky regarding COVID-19, Gov. Andy Beshear formally announced that capacity, social distancing and most mask requirements have been rescinded.
COVINGTON, Ky., June 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Commonwealth Hotels today announced that Jim Oberliesen and Jim Seitz have been promoted to Area Directors of Operations to oversee the company's newly completed acquisition to re-develop nine Radisson hotels across eight states.…
LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmaCord LLC, a rapidly growing provider of patient services to life sciences companies, announced today that Denise Von Dohren has joined PharmaCord as Vice President, Client Solutions. As a member of PharmaCord's Executive…
Harrisburg, Pa. --Pennsylvania's new unemployment compensation program as seen nearly 225,000 people submit claims since it opened Tuesday.
Princeton First Baptist Church Senior Adult ministry is getting back to sharing fellowship and fun. A trip to Branson, Missouri, is planned for July 12-17. The trip is for adults 55 and older. Cost for church members is $460, and…
The Gen. John Caldwell Chapter NSDAR (National Society Daughters of the American Revolution) will be celebrating its 50th anniversary during the year of 2021 with several activities and events. Founded on Oct. 9, 1970, the anniversary celebration was postponed for…
Kentucky Farm Bureau is excited to announce that the annual ham breakfast is back for 2021. The 57th KFB Country Ham Breakfast will be held at the Kentucky Exposition Center at 7:30 a.m. Aug. 26.
MAYFIELD — The future of a 2,000-plus-acre industrial site in Graves County presently hangs in the balance, being weighed by one side’s belief in its regional potential and the other in what its sale could mean for several individual counties.
Princeton Nursing and Rehabilitation added a memory care unit in January to enhance treatment for residents who live with dementia and Alzheimer’s. The memory care unit was designed for up to 38 residents. Currently, 28 residents occupy the unit.
PRINCETON — The staff at the Glenn Martin Genealogy Research Center in Princeton has invested countless hours in compiling veterans records. The goal: preserve history through identities.
The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved the first new treatment for Alzheimer’s disease in about 20 years. Currently available Alzheimer’s drugs treat the disease’s symptoms. The newly-approved medicine, called Aduhelm, is the first to attack a substance that…
(The Center Square) – President Joe Biden met with other world leaders at the Global G7 Summit Friday, but one new tax policy proposal is rallying advocates in opposition.
LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- HSG, a national healthcare consulting firm, will partner with leadership from Mon Health System on Tuesday, June 15, at a webinar hosted by the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) titled, "Employed Physician…
(The Center Square) – A federal judge has ruled against a small business advocacy organization in its lawsuit against Major League Baseball, keeping the league's All-Star Game in Denver.
LOUISVILLE, Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Certilytics, Inc., the leading data and predictive analytics partner for some of the nation's largest and most advanced healthcare organizations, announced it has achieved certification for the 2020 measurement year through the National…
COVINGTON, Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Gravity Diagnostics has been chosen as a 2021 Fast 55 finalist by the Cincinnati Business Courier. The Fast 55 Award is granted to privately held companies in the region with the fastest growth…
BARDSTOWN, Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On National Bourbon Day, the distilleries of Bardstown, Kentucky came together to announce a collaborative project that further establishes the region as the Bourbon Capital of the World. Heaven Hill, James B Beam…
CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky., June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Elizabeth Healthcare has received a nearly $2.4 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to connect people with substance use disorder to career-building resources in Northern…
(The Center Square) – Gov. Greg Abbott held a border summit Thursday night at a Civic Center in the Del Rio, Texas, a border town roughly 152 miles west of San Antonio.
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(The Center Square) – The surge in illegal immigration at the southern border continues to worsen, May numbers show, as the Biden administration takes more criticism for its handling of the issue.
(The Center Square) - After the cancellation of the Keystone XL Pipeline struck a blow to the oil industry, energy jobs activists are pushing back by warning of increased costs and touting the benefits of transporting oil via pipeline.
(The Center Square) – Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear’s COVID-19 orders once again went before the state’s Supreme Court as justices heard arguments Thursday on two cases.
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In April, UNL asked a federal judge to dismiss the case, which alleges insufficient responses into sexual misconduct and harassment.
Nebraska got its guy, writes Parker Gabriel in the first of three thoughts following the Huskers picking up a Monday QB commitment.
Nebraska has its 2022 quarterback after securing a verbal commitment from three-star San Antonio, Texas, native Richard Torres.
The Idaho Press is counting down the 25 most important players to the 2021 Boise State football team. Next up is No. 9: left tackle John Ojukwu.
The Idaho Press is counting down the 25 most important players to the 2021 Boise State football team. Next up is No. 10: defensive tackle Scott Matlock.
New Nebraska defensive back Tyreke Johnson explains what sold him on Nebraska, how difficult it was to leave Ohio State and more.
Another active recruiting weekend wrapped up at Memorial Stadium on Sunday as a half-dozen official visitors finished up their trips to Lincoln and several local teams participated in a 7-on-7 tournament.
Class of 2024 quarterback Dylan Raiola, the son of former Husker great Dominic Raiola, is visiting Lincoln this weekend.
AMES — The tight ends' rise in popularity, usage and versatility in football has been one of the larger developments on the offensive side of the football in the last decade.
Nebraska landed a verbal commitment from Ohio State transfer DB Tyreke Johnson, who is eligible immediately and has three years of eligibility.
Bill Moos tells a story of a breakfast encounter with Barry Alvarez that encapsulates the edge the former Badger coach and AD brought to the Big Ten.
June has been a recruiting blitz with the end of the NCAA's dead period. Not many have had a first week wilder than Georgia DB Quantaves Gaskins.
“It felt good, because none of the coaches have seen recruits for 16 months. Just seeing everyone, it was what it used to be when I was a freshman,” said Scottsdale Saguaro edge rusher Tristan Monday, who is committed to…
As far as first impressions go, Vince Genatone couldn’t have asked for much better than the one he made on the Nebraska coaching staff during a workout on Friday morning.
Steven M. Sipple, Parker Gabriel and Chris Basnett talk through a wild month of June, headlined by the baseball team's run and football ercruiting.
Details of the Big Ten's coronavirus protocol changes for football and other sports were revealed during a Friday meeting. Here's what we know.
The Idaho Press is counting down the 25 most important players to the 2021 Boise State football team. Next up is No. 12: EDGE Demitri Washington.
The Star's Greg Hansen is counting down the 100 top sports figures in Tucson history. Up next: No. 80, Vance Johnson.
Nebraska reserve outside linebacker David Alston is entering his name into the NCAA's transfer portal on Friday, the Journal Star confirmed.
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The Supreme Court has declined to hear arguments in the case of National Coalition for Men v. Selective Service System. In doing so, it acceded to the Biden administration’s wishes that it not address the question of whether women should join the millions of young men required to register ea…
Education or indoctrination? That’s the big question at the core of the hullabaloo over “critical race theory,” and you don’t have to be a conservative to worry about it. You only have to be a parent.
If you’re headed out into the wild this summer, you may need to jump online and book a reservation before you go. For the second consecutive year, reservations are required to visit Yosemite, Rocky Mountain and Glacier national parks. Other popular sites, including Maine’s Acadia National Pa…
In 2018, telling us that “trade wars are good, and easy to win,” then-U.S. president Donald Trump imposed 15-25% tariffs (versus the previous rate of 10% and the average US tariff of 1.6%) on various Chinese goods, ranging from “dental cements and other dental fillings” to “Trout, fresh or c…
Despite the growing number of potholes slowing drivers on the commonwealth’s highways following pavement-unfriendly weather this spring, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet continues to experience smooth sailing in its ongoing practice of awarding single-bid contracts which exceed its own in…
When the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention changed its guidelines about mask-wearing on May 13, 2021, plenty of Americans were left a little confused. Now anyone who is fully vaccinated can participate in indoor and outdoor activities, large or small, without wearing a mask or …
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has raised a ruckus by announcing that she would only give one-on-one interviews on the two-year anniversary of her term to journalists of color, noting that the City Hall press corps is “overwhelmingly white” in a city that’s much more diverse.
The coach angrily paces outside the locker room after losing an early season game. He steps on to the bus and says, “If I hear one word or see even a crack of a smile, you will pay for it in the morning: practice at 7:00 am. Yes, you heard me, 7:00 am!”
As a surgeon who specializes in treating patients with voice problems, I routinely record my patients speaking. For me, these recordings are incredibly valuable. They allow me to track slight changes in their voices from visit to visit, and it helps confirm whether surgery or voice therapy l…
The Commonwealth of Kentucky had existed only 77 years when Sunrise Children’s Services was organized. A group of ladies at Walnut Street Baptist Church in Louisville recognized a need to care for orphaned children living on the streets. Their focus was on providing care for children in cris…
In February, members of the East Tennessee State University (ETSU) basketball team locked arms and took a knee in what Coach Jason Shay called a symbolic protest against “racial inequalities and injustices.”
In some major news on Thursday, headlines in the Courier-Journal reported that the Commonwealth of Kentucky under Gov. Andy Beshear’s administration ended its contract with the Kentucky Baptist Convention’s Sunrise Children’s Services.
Censorship by Facebook, Twitter and YouTube of free-market views provides a stark reminder that the far left, which favors lockdowns over liberties, seeks opportunity to control activity on the internet — one of the greatest tools for freedom ever created.
The day before Friday’s disappointing jobs report, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster followed Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte in calling on their respective states to end their participation in COVID-19-related unemployment programs.
The Commonwealth Policy Center is calling on Gov. Andy Beshear to renew the state contract with Sunrise Children’s Services, which places children in adoptive and foster homes.
Here are questions pertaining to blood clots associated with the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
Recently, I had the opportunity to lead a delegation of members of Congress to the southern border to see the illegal immigration crisis firsthand. What I saw was much worse than I ever imagined.
I can’t remember exactly how I met him, but we connected pretty quickly telling fishing stories. He did not have any from the last five years because he had only recently been released from state prison in Jackson, Michigan. He…
During a heated 1990 U.S. Senate race in North Carolina between the Republican incumbent Jesse Helms and Democratic challenger Harvey Gantt, basketball superstar and North Carolina native Michael Jordan was asked to endorse Gantt’s candidacy.
Large majorities of American voters support reforms that would limit or remove barriers to economic opportunities, housing, and voting for people with criminal records.
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For adults, students and children who are spending extra time at home to prevent the further spread of COVID-19, the Museums of Hopkinsville-Christian County and the Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library have some entertaining and educational ideas to stay occupied.
Editor’s note: The following is the most up-to-date listing of activities, which were not canceled or postponed in an effort to reduce the spread of the COVID-19. Before leaving for an event, please call in advance to confirm it is still taking place.
Welcome Spring 2020 with a short run or walk during the inaugural Shamrock Shuffle 5K and Fun Run presented by the Hopkinsville-Christian County Family YMCA.
Tri Vo of Princeton has been recognized as one of nearly 2,400 students named to the fall 2019 Austin Peay State University dean's list. To qualify, students must earn a semester grade-point average of 3.5 or greater.
Madisonville Community College has released its fall 2019 dean's list. Students named to the dean's List earned a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher for the semester and were enrolled in 12 or more credit hours at the 100-level or…
American Legion Post 68 in Kuttawa is hosting a free veterans appreciation breakfast for local veterans and their families from 8-10:30 a.m. Saturday at 373 Lakeshore Dr., in Kuttawa.
West Kentucky Community and Technical College awarded $855,000 in scholarships to 385 students in the 2019-20 academic year, including three from Caldwell County.
"Blessed be the Lord my strength which teaches my hands to war, and my fingers to fight: My goodness, and my fortress; my high tower, and my deliverer; my shield, and he in whom I trust; who subdues my people…
The Princeton Art Guild and Gallery displays its members work for visitors to view or purchase. Art Guild owner Melissa Peek said this allows guild members' work to get recognized and appreciated by those who come in and take a…
The Kentucky Medical Association launched AIM for Better Care: Administrative Improvements in Medicine in September with the hope of helping patients and physicians with medical barriers they encounter.
Jarrid Scott, a Dawson Springs artist, illustrator, muralist and printmaker, is having his exhibit “Portals” shown in Princeton Art Guild’s Charles Alvin Lisanby Gallery until Jan. 31, 2020.
Cookies for dogs are a new offering at this year's Cookie Walk. The event is scheduled for 3-6:30 p.m. Friday and 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Christian Life Center. There will also be fellowship and live entertainment. Proceeds from the…