Gov Beshear calls special legislative session to extend COVID-19 State of Emergency

FRANKFORT – As COVID-19 cases increase at the fastest growth rate of the pandemic, straining Kentucky hospitals, Gov. Andy Beshear has called lawmakers to Frankfort to extend the pandemic state … Read More

Legislative Update: New laws in effect June 29

By: Senator Robin L. Webbfor Carter County Times FRANKFORT – Committees, task forces, and legislative working groups continue to meet throughout the Interim Joint Session and discuss a wide variety … Read More

Improving access: Adams praises voting reforms

 Secretary of State Michael Adams is excited about House Bill 574, the new election reform bill signed into law by Governor Andy Beshear. The new law, he explained, will make … Read More

Legislative Update: 4/7/21

FRANKFORT – Well, it’s a wrap. Legislators worked late into the night on Tuesday, the 30th and final day of the 155th regular meeting of the Kentucky General Assembly, concluding … Read More

Legislative Update: 3/24/21

By: Robin L. Webbfor Carter County Times FRANKFORT –  ’Twas the night before veto daysIn the Senate and the House, So much was occurring,concurring, and choused.Some bill drafts were burning,churning hot … Read More

Legislative Update

By: Senator Robin L. Webbfor Carter County Times FRANKFORT – On Tuesday, February 2, lawmakers will return to Frankfort and begin Part II of the 2021 Regular Session. In odd-numbered, … Read More

February 1 deadline set for $51,000 engineering scholarship: Provides career path for area high school, college students

FLEMINGSBURG – High school and college students interested in becoming a civil engineer should apply now for one of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s $51,000 scholarships. Since 1948, the Kentucky Transportation … Read More

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