Kentucky News

Oldest-Known Bourbon To Be Opened

Posted On December 05, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- The oldest known bottle of Louisville-made bourbon is being uncorked. The Filson Historical Society says a sealed, 104-year-old bottle of Belmont bourbon was recently uncovered and given to the group. Belmont was one of ten distilleries operating in Louisville before Prohibition.

Minimum Wage Hike Vote Delayed

Posted On December 05, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- The vote on a proposed minimum wage hike in Louisville is on hold for another two weeks. A Metro Council committee was set to move the ordinance to the full panel yesterday until a committee member put up a procedural roadblock. The measure would raise Jefferson County's minimum wage to ten-dollars-ten-cents over…

More Changes At Fort Campbell

Posted On December 05, 2014

(Fort Campbell, KY) -- Fort Campbell is tightening the rules for people entering the facility. Passengers will be required to get a visitor pass and can no longer be permitted to enter the fort with a person holding a military ID. The change takes place on December 15th.

Best And Worst Run States

Posted On December 05, 2014

(Undated) -- Indiana is above average when it comes to best run states. The Hoosier State is ranked 28th by 24/7 Wall Street. The manufacturing industry dominates the state where Honda and Subaru have large production facilities. North Dakota is the best run state, and Illinois is the worst.

Kroger Adding Workers In Lexington

Posted On December 05, 2014

(Lexington, KY) -- Kroger is on a hiring spree for its new store in Lexington. More than a hundred people will be put on the payroll at the facility on Euclid Avenue. A job fair takes place tomorrow at 31-75 Beaumont Center Circle at 11 a.m.