Posted: 8:07 AM The Rotary Club of Lexington will hold its weekly meeting Thursday, April 5, at 12:00 p.m., at Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike. The very special guest speaker will be Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, U.S. Senator for Kentucky, serving in the 112th Congress.
Updated: 11:27 AM St. Mark Roman Catholic Church is pleased to announce “A Day Among Friends 2” – The Rest of the Story - with special guest President George W. Bush, who will be visiting St. Mark Catholic Church and School, 608 West Main Street, in Richmond, on Thursday, May 3, 2012, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Updated: 10:42 AM Ten Southern and Eastern Kentucky communities and organizations have been awarded federal grant funding from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to advance strategic planning efforts in the region as part of the latest round of grants presented by The Center for Rural Development.
Updated: 10:52 AM Ten Southern and Eastern Kentucky communities and organizations have been awarded federal grant funding from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to advance strategic planning efforts in the region as part of the latest round of grants presented by The Center for Rural Development.
Updated: 9:52 AM Today, Agriculture Commissioner James Comer issued a warning that weather conditions are ripe for an outbreak of West Nile Virus and cited State Veterinarian Dr. Robert Stout’s advice that Kentucky equine owners should consult their veterinarians about vaccinating their horses against the disease.
Updated: 10:41 AM Over the weekend, hundreds of contestants showcased their talent for Nashville, TN Music Row executives during the opening Country Music Highway "Road to Fame” auditions in Eastern Kentucky. The ‘Road to Fame’ competition is searching for the next potential star to come from Kentucky’s famed Country Music Highway, an area with a vast musical heritage and home to many country stars for decades.
Posted: 8:40 AM The Rotary Club of Lexington will hold its weekly meeting Thursday, March 29, at 12:00 p.m., at Fasig-Tipton, 2400 Newtown Pike. The topic will be the findings and recommendations of the Arena Arts & Entertainment District Task Force for Rupp Arena and the Lexington Center.
Updated: 8:28 AM April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and Kentucky leads the way...in blanketing our Commonwealth in blue and silver pinwheels. The blue and silver pinwheel is a symbol of childhood and forms the cornerstone of the national Pinwheels for Prevention child abuse awareness campaign being conducted throughout the nation. Kentucky’s campaign, the second largest in the nation, is being coordinated through Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky
Updated: 10:08 AM Online LIVE classes – live, expert instruction on the Web in the nation’s leading technical training courses – are now available through The Center for Rural Development’s Your Center of Learning business and workplace training program. Learn more about advanced technical training at a FREE informational session from 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 3, at The Center for Rural Development, 2292 South U.S. 27 (at traffic light 15) in Somerset, KY.
Community representatives, business leaders, and employers in your area are invited to attend this informational session presented by The Center and New Horizons Computer Learning Center, our e-learning and training partners. Please consider publishing the attached news release, posting the information on your Website, or wherever you feel is appropriate.
Online Live is an integrated learning experience, using the Internet to provide live, interactive lessons between an instructor and students.
Posted: 7:57 AM “The plant was more modern than I expected, and the visit changed what I usually think about manufacturing,” said Iroquois High School sophomore Brian Reed. Reed was impressed by the Toyota facility at Georgetown, Ky. and the way people work together with technology to create a product, in this case a Toyota Camry.
Updated: 6:19 PM It's a combination that proves "Kentucky Cares." On Friday -- the day Kentucky Wildcats make their 2012 Southeastern Conference tournament debut in New Orleans -- the American Red Cross is joining forces with WKYT, The Lexington-Herald Leader, Clear Channel Radio, UK IMG Sports Marketing and Central Bank in the "Kentucky Cares" campaign to make sure the victims of last week's tornado outbreak remain in everyone's thoughts.
Posted: 5:58 PM The 7th Annual Alltech Vocal Scholarship Competition awarded more than half a million dollars in scholarship prizes to fifteen students, coming from as far as Korea, who will be beginning their studies at the University of Kentucky this fall semester.