The annual 400-Mile Sale will be Thursday through Sunday along Highway 68. The local access point will be Servant Heart Farm near Wilmore. More than 50 vendors participated last year. Find out more at Jessamineco.com.
The state will terminate its contract with the Bluegrass Area Development District to provide services to unemployed and underemployed workers in a 17-county region on June 30 because of financial problems at the district, state officials said Wednesday.
Heather French Henry, the deputy commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs and a former Miss America, was the keynote speaker at Camp Nelson’s Memorial Day ceremony on Monday. French Henry, the daughter of a disabled Vietnam War veteran, reminded the crowd of hundreds that remembering those who fought and lost their lives was key to developing a strong national defense.
A Lexington council woman says she’s meeting with Lexington fire officials and planning staff to determine what can be done to protect homes and help firefighters in neighborhoods where homes are close together.
The public can learn more about a nearly $30 million renovation of the former Fayette County courthouse at a meeting Wednesday at noon in the Fifth Third Bank Pavilion in Cheapside Park at 215 West Main Street.