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Fundraising going well for Barr

Republican U.S. Rep. Andy Barr has topped his 2012 fundraising efforts after raising $326,066 in... More

  • State Journal staff report,
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From one queen to another

As I sat down to talk to this year’s fair queen, I couldn’t help but remember being in her shoes... More

  • By Kristina Belcher,
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Beauty and brains

A large crowd watched as Ameena Khan’s poise and beauty wowed the judges Monday night, winning... More

  • By Kristina Belcher,
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Around Frankfort

ReCyclery to give away bike helmets The Folkbike ReCyclery, Frankfort’s community bike shop... More

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Cab driver charged with DUI

What should have been a safe alternative was actually an accident waiting to happen, police said,... More

  • By Kristina Belcher,
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Crime briefs

Police: Drunk woman in Shoe Carnival assaults corrections officer An arrest turned violent... More

  • State Journal staff report,
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New laws go into effect today

Dozens of laws passed by the General Assembly during this year’s legislative session take effect... More

  • By Kevin Wheatley,
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Deputy clerk on paid leave

The Franklin Circuit Court deputy clerk accused of leaking confidential police information to a... More

  • By Kristina Belcher,
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Bryant retires after 31 years

Former coworkers, family and the staff of Frankfort Walmart honored Bryant’s 31 years of service... More

  • By Brad Bowman,
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Ups, downs of construction

While the reworking of Wilkinson Boulevard is necessary, some local businesses along the street... More

  • By Seth Littrell,
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Around Frankfort

Public Retirees Chapter to host meeting Tuesday The Bluegrass West Chapter of Kentucky Public... More

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