Since 1997 a beginners class in playing string instruments has been offered to children and adults in London. Lessons have previously been hosted at First Baptist Church and will move this fall to a new location at First Presbyterian Church, 123 Keavy Road (across from Lowes). This class wil…


LEXINGTON — University of Kentucky Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has announced biology and Lewis Honors College student Kayli Bolton of London is one of 2021’s 60 recipients to be awarded a scholarship of up to $15,000 from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF). The ASF Schola…


It's been a long hot summer, but the patio of Old Town Grill has been sizzling with talent this year as the yearly OTG Challenge brought a variety of contestants to the singing stage.

The Kentucky General Assembly got to work during a three-day extraordinary session that ended just before midnight on Thursday, September 9. Upon the Governor’s call for a session, we passed bills dealing with many aspects of the pandemic, ranging from education to public health and more. Wh…


FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Last week saw the third-highest number of new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky since the start of the pandemic, Gov. Andy Beshear said during a press briefing at the State Capitol on Monday.

LEXINGTON — Sign-ups are open for several Kentucky 4-H virtual clubs and project groups as the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service strives to bring convenient, safe programming to the state’s youth.  

MANCHESTER, NH — It is with great pleasure that Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) congratulates the following students on being named to the summer 2021 President's List.

CORBIN — Baptist Health Corbin is providing drive-thru COVID-19 testing in the Trillium Center Circle Parking Lot, seven days a week, from 8 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.  No physician order is required.  To make an appointment, please call 606.526.4820.

University of the Cumberlands’ Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education degree program has been recognized by the Council on Post-Secondary Education (CPE) as being in the top five of all academic programs in Kentucky for exemplary preparation of students for early career success.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources has issued new restrictions on deer hunting, possession, and transportation in five far western Kentucky counties after a case of Chronic Wasting Disease was reported just over the Tennessee state line.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – With legislation that put the decision in the hands of local school districts, the vast majority of Kentucky’s public school districts will continue to have mandatory mask usage for all students, staff and visitors, according to the Kentucky School Boards Association.  


FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – With legislation that put the decision in the hands of local school districts, the vast majority of Kentucky’s public school districts will continue to have mandatory mask usage for all students, staff and visitors, according to the Kentucky School Boards Association.

FRANKFORT — The Department for Public Health invites all Kentuckians representing kindergarten through eighth grade to participate in the annual Environmental Health Poster Contest. The contest is open to public school, parochial, and home-schooled students and members of sponsoring organiza…

Two people were indicted for assaults against other people, while several persons charged with possession and trafficking illicit substances will also face potential penalties.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) –  State Auditor Mike Harmon’s office released a data bulletin on Kentucky’s Road Fund on Thursday. It does not include findings and recommendations like in the audits the office performs, but how the revenue was generated and spent during fiscal years 2018, 2019 and 2020.

ERLANGER, Ky. (KT) – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of Cincinnati office located in Erlanger, Kentucky, have seized five shipments containing a total of 1,683 counterfeit COVID-19 vaccination cards and 2,034 fake Pfizer inoculation stickers during the past month.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Kentucky’s unemployment rate saw a slight dip in August, according to figures released Thursday by the state’s Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.The preliminary August 2021 jobless rate was 4.3%. That was down by one-tenth of a percentage point from July 2021,…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The COVID-19 pandemic, while a boost for companies that provide remote meetings such as Zoom, Google Meet, Microsoft Teams and Skype, is leading to a huge loss in business travel for the nation’s hotels and motels, including here in Kentucky.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Gov. Andy Beshear reminded Kentuckians who have been struggling to make rent and/or utility payments during the COVID-19 pandemic that over $150 million is still available to keep them in their home and the lights on.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – People who are hoping to use monoclodal antibody treatment instead of getting the COVID-19 vaccine may soon find it more difficult to obtain that alternative to vaccination due to action by the federal government.


FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Kentucky saw its fourth-highest daily total of new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, and 49 more Kentuckians have lost their lives to the virus, pushing the total number of deaths in the state to more than 8,100.

Operations of the city government are being closely reviewed by personnel from the Kentucky State Auditor's office after several concerns were voiced regarding ethics and expenditures.

It was an intense 90-minute executive session for a special called meeting of the London City Tourism Commission on Monday afternoon - one in which the commission voted to become separate from the city government and prompted the resignation of Attorney Larry Bryson as official counsel for t…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — School-age children are contracting COVID-19 at a higher rate than any other age group in Kentucky, Gov. Andy Beshear said Monday while exhorting school districts to maintain mask requirements in schools.


FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Lawmakers passed a bill banning a statewide mask mandate in schools in favor of leaving the decisions to local districts during the special session that was completed Thursday, but it did not address mandatory vaccination. 


FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky lawmakers, many not wearing masks, voted Thursday to scrap a statewide mask mandate in public schools and shifted masking decisions to local school boards, acting in a special session as the state's worst COVID-19 surge threatens to overwhelm hospitals.


FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Just 90 adult intensive care beds are available in Kentucky as strained hospitals confront the surging delta variant of the virus, Gov. Andy Beshear reported Thursday.


FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Legislation that would ban statewide mask mandates in Kentucky schools, while allowing local school boards the power to implement them, cleared the General Assembly during day three of the special session.

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