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Kentucky Supreme Court will look at cases involving executive powers

By TOM LATEK Kentucky Today FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) –  Two separate cases involving Gov. Andy Beshear’s powers to ... Read more | Add your comment

COVID incidence rate doubles, then declines

SUN STAFF REPORT On the last day of March, the community’s COVID-19 infection incidence rate dropped to 9.06, ... Read more | Add your comment

Jobless numbers improve in Kentucky, and nationwide

There were some possible signs of an improving economy on Thursday. Kentucky’s jobless rate in March declined from ... Read more | Add your comment

Kentucky Career Centers finding lots of customers

For the first time since 2017, regional Kentucky Career Centers in 13 cities, opened their doors on Thursday ... Read more | Add your comment

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Beshear warns Ky. could be moving toward fourth wave of COVID-19

Gov. Andy Beshear said that looking at some of the trends, a fourth wave of COVID-19 in Kentucky is possible, similar to what is being ... Read more | Add your comment

by Tom Latek.

News

‘We have to do right by them’
Kentucky rescue center misses fundraising during pandemic, offers Primate Pal Program for those who want to help

As most nonprofits will attest to, the Primate Rescue Center in Jessamine County has been hit hard by the global health pandemic. It wasn’t able ... Read more | Add your comment

by Winchester Sun.

Sports

UK recruit Wallace almost too good to be true

BY LARRY VAUGHT Vaught’s Views Coach Ken Cribb worried what to say when college recruiters asked him about Trevin Wallace. Cribb didn’t have anything to ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Saturday, April 17, 2021 4:20 pm

Sports

Tshiebwe relied on God’s timing, took different path to Kentucky

BY KEITH TAYLOR Kentucky Today Oscar Tshiebwe is fully committed to playing at Kentucky next season. Although declaring for the NBA Draft could have been ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Saturday, April 17, 2021 4:00 pm

Clark County

Property transfers

The following property transfers were recorded in the Clark County Clerk’s office March 6-13, 2021. – David G. Sweezea and Judith A. Sweezea to Norman ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Saturday, April 17, 2021 9:00 am

Guest commentary

Vaccine doses filled with hope and optimism

By MITCH McCONNELL U.S. Senate Republican Leader We’ve witnessed a modern, medical miracle over the last 12 months. Multiple safe and highly-effective COVID-19 vaccines are ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Friday, April 16, 2021 3:30 pm

Sports

Coen has more than half of UK’s revamped offense installed

Kentucky offensive coordinator Liam Coen has been pleased with the way the Wildcats have picked up on his offensive schemes going into the final week ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Friday, April 16, 2021 12:49 pm

News

Sunday episode will reveal if Kentucky’s Alyssa Wray makes American Idol top 10

Kentucky singer Alyssa Wray has advanced to American Idol’s top 12 this season. Sunday’s show, which will air at 8 p.m., will consist of contestants ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Friday, April 16, 2021 11:25 am

Clark County

Library reopens – with changes

By RANDY PATRICK Sun Reporter The Clark County Public Library has opened its doors again, although it never really closed. For the past year, during ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:51 pm

Clark County

County gives money to repair Holly Rood water damage

By RANDY PATRICK Sun Reporter The Clark County Fiscal Court agreed to give the Friends of Holly Rood $2,325 to repair water damage to the ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:48 pm

Clark County

City, county agree on EMS funding

By RANDY PATRICK The Jessamine Journal The governments of Winchester and Clark County have at last come to an agreement on changing their funding ratio ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:45 pm

News

Central Kentucky rescue center misses fundraising during pandemic, but offers Primate Pal Program for those who want to help

QR Code – Learn more – To learn more, or to donate to the Primate Rescue Center, scan this code with your smart phone or ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:41 pm

Clark County

Marriage licenses

Marriage licenses The following marriage license applications were issued by the Clark County Clerk’s office March 6-13, 2021. – Kristin Marie Davis to Calobe Daniel ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:31 pm

Guest commentary

Underage drinking big risk to adolescents

April is Alcohol Awareness Month ACHIEVING RECOVERY TOGETHER As children mature, it is natural for them to assert their independence, seek new challenges, and try ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:18 pm

Clark County

Meeting notices April 16

School board to meet The Clark County Board of Education will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Central Office board room. The board is ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:15 pm

Clark County

Kroger donates $1,000 to Miss Nancy’s 2nd Family Foundation

NEWS RELEASE Miss Nancy’s 2nd Family Foundation on Wednesday presented Clark County Preschool $1000 of gift cards donated by Kroger. It was 20 gifts cards ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:05 pm

Sports

Heinss takes over GRC tennis

BY ZEKE ROSS GRC Smoke Signals/Multimedia Staff A new era in coaching has now arrived. Seth Heinss is more than just a math teacher; he ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:02 pm

Sports

New courts, new year – GRC tennis team enjoying its new on-campus facility

BY TENNYSON PRATER GRC Smoke Signals / Multimedia Staff New courts. New team. New coach. New year. Painted lines. Tightened nets. Shining lights. Perfect topspin. ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Thursday, April 15, 2021 3:57 pm

Opinion

Celebrate progress during Crime Victims’ Rights Week

When the pandemic brought everything to a screeching halt, it brought with it a sudden loss of stability and control, isolation, and helplessness. The world ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Thursday, April 15, 2021 3:53 pm

News

Crowell’s kindness, spontaneous deeds make a difference

By Sara Clark GRC Smoke Signals/Multimedia Staff “Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about; be kind always.”  Social Studies teacher Amanda ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 4:25 pm

News

WMU flushing hydrants April 19-20

Winchester Municipal Utilities will be flushing hydrants in the WMU water distribution system on April 19-20. • The areas to be flushed on April 19 ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 4:10 pm

News

Billboards supporting abortion will be going up for 2 months

A group that supports abortion will be taking their message public over the next two months. The Kentucky Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice is paying ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 4:03 pm

Sports

UK’s competitive environment drew Grady to Wildcats

Kellen Grady is prepared for the next step in his collegiate career. Following a four-year stay at Davidson, Grady plans to pick up where he ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 4:00 pm

Sports

Boyle kicker Smith commits to UK

Spring break week turned into college commitment week for Boyle County junior Jackson Smith. He’s the top-rated kicker/punter in the 2022 recruiting class by ProKicker.com ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 4:54 pm

Clark County

A visit from the farrier

PHOTOS BY RANDY PATRICK Jennifer Jenkins’ and Brenda Siebold’s quarterhorses, Kate and Pepper, each got a pedicure Sunday afternoon at their home on Waterworks Road. ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 4:43 pm

Clark County

Police, fire reports for April 13

WINCHESTER POLICE Arrests, March 31-April 4 • Hannah Nicole Crim,20, served a warrant from another police agency. • Robert Allen Nichols, 40, failure to appear, ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 4:36 pm

Opinion

Too much stuff leads to spring cleaning

BY JACK GODBEY Columnist It’s important for us all to reach the milestones in our lives that make us happy. I’m been blessed enough to ... Read more

by Winchester Sun, Tuesday, April 13, 2021 4:30 pm