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Winter's coming. Kentucky's ready; how about you?

With the arrival of cold weather conditions, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is storing massive amounts of salt across the Commonwealth. They say they are ready. Are you? Take a look at this video to help you assess your preparedness for winter.

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OEA report: Email on Boyle schools staff hiring practices ‘circumvented’ law

Boyle County Superintendent Mike LaFavers and Assistant Superintendent David Young had to undergo state-mandated training on the scope of their duties after an investigation by the Office of Education Accountability found that an email sent by Young laid out policies that “circumvented” school control over hiring decisions. Two memorandums from OEA dated Nov. 15 document the OEA investigation into Young and LaFavers. The documents were released to The Advocate-Messenger on Tuesday after the paper filed an open records request.

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Winter's coming. Kentucky's ready; how about you?

With the arrival of cold weather conditions, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is storing massive amounts of salt across the Commonwealth. They say they are ready. Are you? Take a look at this video to help you assess your preparedness for winter.
Chris Ware cware@herald-leader.com
Winter's coming. Kentucky's ready; how about you? 1:51

Winter's coming. Kentucky's ready; how about you?

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The Kentucky Music Hall of Fame's priceless guitar

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Drone video of forest fire in Jackson