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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.

Black Expo Pageant In Owensboro

Posted On December 05, 2014

(Owensboro, KY) -- The annual Miss Black Expo is taking place in Owensboro. The theme of the festive event is called "Beyond Beauty." The semi-formal pageant will be held at the Convention Center on Second Street tomorrow at 6 p.m.

Homeless Students In JCPS

Posted On December 05, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- A staggering statistic is revealed regarding the Jefferson County Public School system. A survey released yesterday shows seven-thousand students are homeless. A report by the Metro Housing Coalition shows a big disparity in equality. Seventy-one percent of white households are occupied by the owner, compared to 35 percent at black homes.

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.