On the next-to-last Sunday before the election for governor, Andy Beshear’s pastor preached about showing gratitude. Matt Bevin’s pastor preached about the Holy Spirit’s influence on Christians.
With Election Day fast approaching, Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear have made President Donald Trump part of their strategies as they maneuver to motivate their respective bases.
Door-to-door efforts to identify, persuade and turn out voters might be the difference between victory and defeat in the Nov. 5 election for governor.
Many locals were stunned to learn that two parcels of prime downtown Frankfort real estate received only a single offer of $1,000 during Wednesday’s sealed bid opening at the newly dedicated Mayo-Underwood Building. However, supporters of downtown revitalization are grateful a developer is w…
Kentucky’s gubernatorial candidates, Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear, faced off in a terse and sometimes tense debate at the University of Kentucky Tuesday night. Here are five major exchanges.
Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear met Tuesday night in an impassioned debate at the University of Kentucky, where health-care concerns once again stole center stage.
Roughly 19 months after the Capital Plaza Tower was imploded, Frankfort will officially welcome the Mayo-Underwood Building downtown at a dedication ceremony Wednesday afternoon.
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, in a Frankfort visit Monday morning, said Democrats in Washington are not treating their own to the same scrutiny that they are giving President Donald Trump for a recently disclosed phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy.
In Thursday’s gubernatorial debate in Paducah, Gov. Matt Bevin targeted Attorney General Andy Beshear’s history with pharmaceutical companies - particularly Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma - while Beshear questioned his opponent’s economic record.
Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear faced off at a forum Thursday in Paducah. Here are exchanges that stood out in the first of five scheduled televised debates between the two.
A new TV ad targeting Gov. Matt Bevin’s health care record has elicited ire from the incumbent, who has formally requested it be removed from air, citing inaccuracies.
Interstate 64 travelers can now find their way to downtown Frankfort thanks to a lengthy campaign by four entities to have new signage installed along the thoroughfare.
As Kentucky’s gubernatorial candidates crisscross the state in search of votes, another strategic battle is being waged in cyberspace.
The State Journal is partnering this fall with the School of Journalism and Media at the University of Kentucky to provide in-depth coverage of Kentucky’s gubernatorial race.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andy Beshear says he wants to give all Kentucky teachers a $2,000 pay increase.
Construction of an elevator and stairs to reconnect Bellepoint with downtown via the Wilkinson Boulevard pedestrian overpass has begun and officials say the “bridge to nowhere” — as some have termed it — will open in the fall.
On his 11th birthday, Anthony Gannone was recognized at a Frankfort Independent Schools board meeting for winning a state award.
State Sen. Julian Carroll, D-Frankfort, has prefiled legislation establishing the framework to allow sports wagering at any horse racing track or off-track wagering facility.
Area legislators stressed the importance of the November general election and gave a sneak peak at the primary issues facing the 2020 General Assembly at the annual Frankfort Area Chamber of Commerce Legislative Luncheon Thursday.
Lisa Beran has been tapped as interim executive director and chief executive officer at Kentucky Housing Corp. (KHC) following the resignation of Edwin King.
The State Journal’s appeal to the Attorney General’s Office for the release of an outside law firm's report pertaining to allegations of sexual harassment against a former Franklin County Regional Jail chief deputy was denied last week.
Kentucky Justice Cabinet Deputy Secretary Jon Grate joined Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rick Sanders in recognizing 14 civilian employees for their "unwavering" devotion to the agency.
Local tattoo artist Joe Parrish’s smile was a little larger than usual Tuesday after receiving news that the state dropped a proposal that would ban tattooing over scars.
LOUISVILLE — Gov. Matt Bevin has called a special legislative session that will start Friday in an effort to offer pension relief for regional universities and dozens of quasi-governmental agencies.
Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear are fighting over Capitol office space as they clash in the race for governor.
Each year, the Kentucky Legislative Ethics Commission collects financial disclosure reports from state-level elected officials and makes them available for public scrutiny.