Ginseng harvesting banned in Daniel Boone National Forest for 2017

Ginseng is a slow-growing perennial plant. It is frequently collected and used in drinks or dietary supplements. Anyone buying and selling ginseng, other than harvesters, need to be licensed in Kentucky. A ban prohibiting ginseng harvest in the Daniel Boone National Forest has been extended through the 2017 harvest season, from Sept. 1 to Dec. 1.

The first Fazoli’s closes; second to shut down in six months

The site of the first Fazoli’s, a Lexington-based fast-casual Italian chain, has closed. The restaurant, located at 1951 North Broadway, closed June 28, it opened in 1988 under the name Gratzi’s. Since then, the chain has expanded to more than 200 restaurants in 26 states.

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Boom Williams has chance at making Bengals' roster

At the annual pre-training camp luncheon on Tuesday, Cincinnati Bengals special teams coach Darrin Simmons said former UK running back Boom Williams has a chance to make the team as a kick returner.
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Boom Williams has chance at making Bengals' roster 0:39

Boom Williams has chance at making Bengals' roster

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Bengals' Mike Brown thinks Joe Mixon is worth the risk

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Positive outlook from coaches during UK Football Kickoff Luncheon

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Woodford County courthouse clock tower repairs underway