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Coming Sunday

For the last two weeks, televisions across the country have been plastered with the image of... More

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Opening day in sight!

Wilkinson Boulevard could be back to four lanes of traffic in just more than two weeks as... More

  • By Kristina Belcher,
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Around Kentucky

Dems plan fall picnic The Franklin County Democratic Executive Committee will host its fall... More

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Make way for FPB expansion

The Frankfort Plant Board is preparing to install 12 new satellite dishes as part of its headend... More

  • By Seth Littrell,
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Around Frankfort

EMA to conduct emergency exercise near WHHS Friday Frankfort and Franklin County emergency... More

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Around Frankfort

EMA plans emergency exercise Frankfort and Franklin County emergency responders and law... More

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The press moves on

The State Journal press has officially left the building. The press produced its final edition in... More

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Moving right along

The new Jim Beam distribution center being constructed on Highway 421/Leestown Road is more than... More

  • By Seth Littrell,
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Around Frankfort

Dems plan fall picnic The Franklin County Democratic Executive Committee will host its fall ... More

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Boating boost ahead

Frankfort and Franklin County could soon see an economic boost coming by way of the Kentucky... More

  • By Seth Littrell,
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Digging the Bible

Brian Janeway digs the Bible — in more ways than one. He’s a pilot by trade, flying commercial... More

  • By Kevin Wheatley, Special to The State Journal
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Take a ride back to 1967

Forty years ago, Larry Bevington’s father-in-law, Dean Engel, bought a red 1967 Camaro for... More

  • By Kristina Belcher,
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Not your average flower shop

Walker’s Flowers doesn’t look like your average flower shop and owner Danny Walker said there’s a... More

  • By Kristina Belcher,
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The Bourbon Effect

The Kentucky bourbon boom boasted an inventory of 5.3 million barrels aging in Kentucky last year... More

  • By Brad Bowman,
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Fixing what’s broken at KSU

After multiple department updates that identified broken processes, the Kentucky State University... More

  • By Brad Bowman,
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100 years of pure luck

One-hundred-year-old Eleanor Carroll attributes her long life to pure luck, but if you ask her... More

  • By Hannah Brown,
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