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On Wednesday, Gov. Andy Beshear announced the largest distilled spirits-related investment on record in Kentucky, as Louisville-based Sazerac Company will invest $600 million to construct nearly 20 barrel warehouses and expand Robinson Stave and Cumberland Cooperage in London, creating up to…

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Gov. Andy Beshear made a stop at Independence Bank in Frankfort to sign a proclamation in honor of Small Business Saturday.

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In what has easily become one of Frankfort’s favorite annual traditions, Candlelight Weekend saw the entire downtown district become a kettle corn-scented holiday wonderland, and despite drastic swings in temperature and weather, it was another success for our local merchants. 

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Frankfort Regional Medical Center was honored recently with the “Top Performer” Award from The Norton Healthcare/University of Kentucky HealthCare-Stroke Care Network for fiscal year 2022. 

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Horse-drawn carriage rides, an ice skating rink, a tree-lighting ceremony, specials at downtown merchants, pubs and restaurants and the start of the holiday shopping season can only mean one thing — Candlelight Weekend in our historic capital city.

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Representatives of Messer Construction and their subcontractors presented preliminary ideas to members of the Board of Commissioners and city staff regarding designs for the new transit center in Parcel B between Mero and Clinton streets in downtown Frankfort Wednesday afternoon. 

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Leadership Kentucky, one of the oldest and most prestigious statewide leadership development programs in the United States, is now accepting applications for the ELEVATE Kentucky Class of 2023.

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It’s been 4½ long years since the last flame-grilled Whopper was sold in Franklin County and Burger King fans need only wait until next month to once again savor the chain’s signature hamburger.

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This week Bluegrass Care Navigators launched enrollment for Kentucky’s first Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) in Franklin, Anderson, Fayette, Jessamine and Woodford counties.

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Plastic, it’s everywhere. While it is a miracle invention that solves a lot of the world's problems, humans are still trying to figure out the best way to dispose of the non-biodegradable material after it has served its purpose. 

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 The following property transfers were filed at the Franklin County Courthouse in June:

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Traditional Bank established the Eastern KY Relief Fund in response to the devastating floods that ravaged eastern Kentucky. As a result of those fundraising efforts, Traditional Bank made a $120,000 donation to the Christian Appalachian Project’s Disaster Relief Program.

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As a way to help Frankfort celebrate Women's Equality Day on Aug. 27, The State Journal has spoken with local women in leadership roles in various industries for a three part series entitled Role Models.

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The Frankfort Area Chamber of Commerce held the Leadership Frankfort Graduation ceremony on Wednesday at The Foundry. There were 16 graduates. The event was catered by Sonny’s BBQ.

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During the Kentucky Capital Development Corporation's (KCDC) monthly board meeting on Tuesday, Terri Bradshaw, the organization's president and CEO, presented an update on KCDC's regional economic development strategy as it pertains to a group of counties in central Kentucky known as the Blu…

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When it comes to adorning rooms, some people just have a gift. There are so many factors that can go into decorating — from the time of year, the particular occasions whether it is a graduation or anniversary or holiday. Sometimes it is as simple as knowing who the decoration is for and how …

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The former Franklin County High School guidance counselor accused of bringing a gun to school in May 2021 was arrested in Carroll County Tuesday on DUI and careless driving charges.