Tax breaks spur development, but at what benefit to Kentucky?
With hundreds of millions of dollars going to developers through tax increment financing, or TIFs, for projects in both blighted, and prosperous areas, the state of Kentucky has yet to study the return on investment that these dollars yield.
District 7 crews of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet gathered outside of the Alltech arena for the annual Equipment Roadeo, which competitively tests crew's expertise in operating and maneuvering road work equipment.
Jeremy Porter, a nonprofit director from Lexington, expressed frustration on Monday of him and others representing the Poor People's Campaign for the group's access into the Kentucky State Capitol building being limited to two people at a time.
Special collections librarian BJ Gooch recounts the story of two thieves attacking her to steal parts of the special collections at Transylvania University's library. The story was the feature of the film American Animals, directed by Bart Layton.
Workers continued to demolish the bridge on Newtown Pike over New Circle Road Wednesday in Lexington. The interchange will be reconstructed at Newtown Pike and is expected to be completed by December 31, 2020.
The Rev. Kent H. Gilbert, pastor of Berea’s Union Church, tried to get protesters with the Poor People’s Campaign on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, into the Kentucky Capitol but was told by police that only two could enter at a time.