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For more than 70 years, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has been paving the way for youth to pursue engineering careers by offering two scholarship programs to help pay for college and guarantee a job.

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It took years of planning and nearly five months to complete, but former Frankfort Police Department Capt. David Schroerlucke achieved his dream of finishing his solo thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail (AT) on Tuesday.

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It’s time for another reader question. Bob is curious about the growth of the satellite population in Earth orbit and what effect that will have on astronomy.

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The Rotary Club of Frankfort will discuss how to engage with the General Assembly and other elected officials and government entities in the age of COVID-19 at its next meeting.

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Orion is one of the most easily recognizable constellations in the night sky. The three stars that make up the belt of Orion form a straight line. Below Orion’s belt hangs his sword (or dagger) in what appears to be another straight line of three stars. Sharp eyes and dark skies call this as…

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Telescope sales have broken records this year. Current amateurs have invested in new gear, those who have drifted away from the hobby have come back, and a large new wave of enthusiastic amateur astronomers have entered the field.

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This has been quite a memorable year to say the least. COVID has changed the way we do so many things and many of them may become permanent changes to our way of life.

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The Franklin County Farmers Market is pleased to announce our new market manager — Kellie Sebastian! Kellie grew up on a farm in Waddy and studied agriculture in college, so she has a natural connection to the market and our farmers.

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When Greg and Michele Grimes and their family want to get out of town during the Christmas season, they don't have to go very far.

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The winter solstice brings with it an astronomical rarity. On Dec. 21, Jupiter and Saturn will appear closer to each other from our perspective than they have in 400 years. The two planets have appeared close to each other for many months, but changing perspectives and Jupiter passing Saturn…

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Greetings, friends. It’s your pal Sig Luscher from your local watering hole, Sig Luscher Brewery on Mero Street in Frankfort.

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Jacqueline Pitts, director of communications for the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, graduated as part of the Leadership Kentucky Class of 2020.

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