She is known locally for her vocal performances, but a London youngster is now spreading her wings to other areas of the state and nation. That has now earned her a nomination for vocalist of the year.

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Surely, as you drive along backroads of Pulaski County, your mind wanders to yesterday, as President Trump is apt to say: "When America was great." You see an old barn, its timbers bent from troubled winds and weight of a thousand snows. Cattle huddle in pastures, picking at drought-browned grass. Goldenrods wave in the wind.

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Currently, the Glyndon Hotel and adjoining spaces on Main Street sit vacant, save the Republican headquarters that is occupying part of the space. Rodney Davis plans to change all of that, turning it into a destination spot for travelers and a staple in the community for the residents.

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Kentucky leads the nation in cancer, and a third of those cancers can be attributed to smoking. The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky believes that this means that a third of our state's cancer is preventable, and the organization is working tirelessly to meet that objective.

After several residents in Madison County began to mysteriously fall ill during the early summer, it wasn't until residents began to receive a release from the Madison County Utility District in August stating it found contaminants in the water in June that people began to think there could be a correlation between the two.

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GLASGOW — Members of the Barren County Board of Education heard presentations last week from officials with four health organizations regarding school health programs.

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WILLIAMSBURG - Kentucky State Police is investigating after two bodies were located in a structure fire on Wolf Creek River Road in Whitley County early Friday morning.

Five members of the Stop Madison County Tax Increase Committee filed an affidavit this week for a petition against the 139% county property tax increase, which was approved Tuesday and sent other opposing taxpayers into a frenzy trying to find out where and how soon they can sign their name to vote against the increase.

ASHLAND Revenue generated from the issuance of bonds for the Tax Increment Finance district in downtown Ashland were allocated to the entity that operates the newly renovated Delta Marriott during meeting of the Ashland Board of Commissioners on Thursday.

WHITLEY COUNTY — Every September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) sponsors Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders and celebrate the people who recover.

As of Aug. 30, operations at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant have resulted in the destruction of five tons, almost 1% of mustard agent munitions, according to the site’s manager, Candace Coyle.

WILLIAMSBURG -- University of the Cumberlands is proud to announce that the Physician Assistant (PA) program located at the school's Florence, Kentucky location has received accreditation from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA). Achieving accreditation demonstrates the PA program's ability to meet the ARC-PA Standards.

State Budget Director John Chilton said Kentucky's tax collections in August increased nearly $30 million from last year.

GLASGOW — Wendell Strode, executive director of the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, was recently named to the 2020 Corvette Hall of Fame class. 

ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. — On September 11, Dan Moore will attempt to land at 110 different airports in a 24 hours period. This will set a new Guinness World Record when completed. The current record stands at 87 airports and is held by two pilots from the United Kingdom.

GLASGOW – Neither the video camera mounted to the vehicle driven by a now former Glasgow Police Department officer nor his body camera were running during a Feb. 23 incident in which he and a Barren County Sheriff's Office deputy were arresting a man after a vehicular chase, according to documents the Glasgow Daily Times obtained through open records requests.

David Sparks was arraigned in Garrard County Circuit Court on Friday morning, where a not guilty plea was entered on his behalf.

A former Somerset resident and his wife interrupted an in-progress cruise to Alaska late last week and flew back home to Cocoa, Florida when monstrous Hurricane Dorian was on a track to devastate Florida's East Coast.

The Register looked at the different options the county is pursuing along with the cost associated for each, to give readers a better understanding of finances and housing choices for inmates including the jails current operations, contracted housing and a new jail.

A Pulaski County jury has convicted the man accused of fatally shooting a fellow immigrant, then enlisting his cousin and estranged girlfriend to help burn the body.

A three-day trial in Laurel Circuit Court ended with a Laurel man recommended to serve a 40-year prison sentence after a jury found him guilty of murder and tampering with physical evidence.

Jurors should begin deliberating this (Thursday) morning in the case a man accused of fatally shooting a fellow immigrant, then enlisting his cousin and estranged girlfriend to help burn the body.

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