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  • USDA announces availability of additional farm loan funding

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency Administrator Val Dolcini announced this week that additional funding will be made available to assist more than 1,900 approved applicants who are awaiting farm operating loans. The funds, which were reprogrammed by FSA with the approval of Congress, will leverage up to $185 million in additional lending for direct and guaranteed farm operation loans and will allow the agency to address up to 30 percent of its projected shortfall of funds until the next federal fiscal year resumes on Oct. 1.

  • State Capitol made out of Legos by Georgetown woman

    By Kelli Stokes
    Georgetown News-Graphic
    Building a Lego model of the Kentucky State Capitol is no child’s play.
    Rita Stallings, a Georgetown retiree, built the Kentucky State Capitol building in Frankfort for her own enjoyment and it’s now on display in the actual capitol building’s library through September.
    The replica has been one of the most difficult Lego projects for Stallings, taking her two months to complete compared to the two to three weeks projects usually take. Stallings would work on the replica for hours on end.

  • KSP accepting trooper cadet applications

    Kentucky Press News Service
    FRANKFORT – The Kentucky State Police is now taking applications for its next Academy class.
    Interested applicants should visit the KSP website at http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/career.html.

  • Kentucky State Police to conduct traffic safety checkpoints

    The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints in the counties of Oldham, Trimble, Henry, Owen, Carroll and Gallatin during the period of Sept. 1 through 30. 
    The intent of a traffic safety checkpoint is to provide for high visibility public safety service, focusing on vehicular equipment deficiencies, confirming appropriate registration of vehicles, the licensing of drivers, and detection of impaired drivers. Violations of law or other public safety issues that arise shall be addressed in accordance with Kentucky traffic and regulatory laws.

  • Perryville Civil War battle re-enactment set Oct. 8-9

    PERRYVILLE, Ky. -- The commemoration of the Battle of Perryville, designated this year as the national Civil War re-enactment, is the weekend of Oct. 8-9, 2016.
    The Battle of Perryville was the largest Civil War battle in Kentucky and left more than 7,500 casualties. Serving as a national re-enactment, Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site is expecting up to 4,000 re-enactors. Unlike other re-enactments, the Perryville re-enactment is commemorated on the same ground where the battle took place in October, 1862.

  • Commonwealth Policy Center to hold conference on religious liberty
  • Kentucky State Police to conduct traffic safety checkpoints

    The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints in the counties of Oldham, Trimble, Henry, Owen, Carroll and Gallatin during the period of Sept. 1 through 30. 
    The intent of a traffic safety checkpoint is to provide for high visibility public safety service, focusing on vehicular equipment deficiencies, confirming appropriate registration of vehicles, the licensing of drivers, and detection of impaired drivers. Violations of law or other public safety issues that arise shall be addressed in accordance with Kentucky traffic and regulatory laws.

  • State police conducting traffic safety checkpoints

    The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints in the counties of Oldham, Trimble, Henry, Owen, Carroll and Gallatin during the period of August 1 through August 31.   

  • Tax hike for new high school in Scott County abandoned

    By Dan Adkins
    Georgetown News-Graphic
    Four weeks after announcing he would seek a 5-cent property-tax increase and two days after making his case at a public forum, Scott County’s new superintendent backtracked Thursday.
    The decision means activity toward building the proposed $60 million, 750-student Great Crossing High School — already delayed since last fall — will be pushed at least until spring and possibly farther into the future, Superintendent Kevin Hub said after the board’s monthly work session.

  • Dean’s List at JCTC announced

    JCTC would like to announce the Dean’s List for the Spring 2016 semester. Students must maintain full time status and a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher to be included: