A proposed industrial zoning change on historical property near the Woodford County line will be heard by the Franklin County Fiscal Court at its March 26 meeting for a first reading.
The Frankfort/Franklin County Planning Commission will revisit a controversial zoning change on a historic farm property next week.
Frankfort’s first hemp trade show will come to the Capital Plaza Hotel later this month, highlighting the future of hemp and CBD products in Kentucky.
In an age of convenience when Uber and Lyft apps make hailing a ride as easy as pushing a few buttons, many local folks still rely on a less expensive option — public transportation.
It isn't every day that a business serves a community for 40 years, especially under the same leadership. But Robert “RB" Brown of State Farm Insurance has done just that.
State Journal Multimedia Marketing Consultant Meri Latek won five awards in the Kentucky Press Association’s 2019 Advertising Excellence Contest.
LEXINGTON – For the second time in three years, The State Journal was named the commonwealth’s best midsize daily newspaper in the Kentucky Press Association’s 2019 Excellence in Kentucky Newspapers contest.
The city’s newest tool retailer, Harbor Freight Tools, which opened its doors this week, will mark its grand opening at its 1300 U.S. 127 South location at 8 a.m. Feb. 8.
Scott Fischer, who bought Paducah-based Dippin' Dots out of bankruptcy in 2012, has held a number of different jobs over the years, including some involving manual labor during his early years.
Correction: This article was updated on Wednesday morning to correct a quote from Don Airth about connecting with customers. We apologize for the error.
Glenn Waldrop had originally decided that he would retire from his position in state government in November and see his son graduate high school before he would take on another job. When Downtown Frankfort Inc. Executive Director Kelly Everman announced her departure, Waldrop’s plans changed.
Following a warehouse fire this summer that caused bourbon to spill into the Kentucky River, Jim Beam Brands Co. will pay fines to the state of Kentucky.
William “Bill” Alverson has announced that he will retire at the end of the year as chief executive officer for Traditional Bank, which expanded into Frankfort in 2018.
Now in its second year, Frankfort High School’s Jobs for America’s Graduates program is helping students find a multitude of opportunities for postgraduate paths.
Nearly a year ago, Frankfort residents Karl Lawrence and Kevin Newton announced plans to open a pub in downtown Frankfort by spring 2019.
Franklin County’s Kentucky Capital Development Corporation recently received a $2,000 investment from the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors (LBAR), according to a press release.
Perhaps you remember one of his motels, or his Dairy Freeze with an accompanying trampoline park. Perhaps he sodded your lawn. Maybe, you live in one of the 18 houses he built.
Jamie Cason thought moving his mom, Lynn. from Tennessee to his home in Kentucky would help him care for her after her stroke. But they soon realized it wasn’t enough. She needed to have someone with her during the day – and both Jamie and his wife work full time.
Earlier this year, a landmark South Frankfort business closed. Now, residents are looking for an alternative place to buy their groceries.
Tracy Averill and Ralph LeCompte, the owners of the Silo Ridge Wood Shop, recently had their work on display with hundreds of artists at a premier art show in Louisville.
According to a recent report, finances continue to be one of the major issues that affects relationships. There are all sorts of problems that can have a negative impact on trust and the healthiness of a relationship, but finances have been a major bone of contention for many decades, with a…
It’s the fall of 2019 and holiday season is approaching. You may be thinking if this is the right time to invest or save your money for the later. It may or may not be the right time to invest but one thing is certain. In order to grow, you need to increase your capital and for that you need…
For many young inventors – and older ones – who are entering the world of inventions for the first time, it can be difficult to know what to do. You have a fantastic idea burning inside you, but you have no idea what to do with it – that can be extremely frustrating.
“It’s crazy, but it’s worth it,” said Ruby Compton as she waited in line to buy a box of candles at the Candleberry Co. warehouse early Friday morning.
The City of Frankfort recently named Lexington-based insurance agency Roeding Insurance as its new broker, ending a 54-year business relationship with Chenault and Hoge Insurance of Frankfort.