Hopkinsville, KY – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has awarded a forty million dollar contract to Princeton-based Rogers Group, LLC to complete the Ned Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway south of Hopkinsville. The four-point-nine mile extension will require about two years of construction. When completed, the parkway will relieve congestion on US-41-A and create a direct connection Interstate-24.
Calverty City, KY – The reverberating sound of chatter rings through the Calvert City Elementary gym Tuesday as hundreds of residents squeeze into bleachers and metal chairs. Everyone in the room has turned to face a stage set with donated Christmas trees as they wait for the resurrection of goofiness and jest called the Calvert City Follies.
Louisville, KY – U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky says he's not sure yet which approach he supports to help the nation's domestic automakers out of their financial predicament. Kentucky Public Radio's Rick Howlett reports.
Frankfort, KY – In coming days, Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear will be assessing plans from state agencies on ways they can cut their spending by four-percent. We get the latest from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.