Col. John Donelson’s boat caravan, destined for the present site of Nashville, was slowed for nearly two months by a hard freeze in late 1779. Once the floating continued there were numerous attacks by menacing Indians, notwithstanding the hardships of rough waters on primitive flatboats, dugouts and canoes.
James “J Ray” Johnson age 75, husband of Patricia Tuggle Johnson, died Thursday Dec. 1, 2016 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond KY. James was a brick mason; he was born in Madison County to the late John R. Johnson and Anna Mae Malicote Johnson.
In continuation of his efforts to provide Kentuckians with efficient and effective government, Governor Matt Bevin issued an executive order today altering the Office of Occupations and Professions to form the Department of Professional Licensing and establishing the Kentucky Real Estate Authority. The order also modifies the structure of and reorganizes four state real estate boards, including the Real Estate Commission, the Real Estate Appraisers Board, the Board of Auctioneers and the Kentucky Board Continue reading Gov. Matt Bevin Integrates Real Estate Boards into New Authority→
Major changes begin today for the Lifeline program that subsidizes telecommunications services for low-income customers.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC), which sets the rules for the Lifeline program, earlier this year added broadband to the list of subsidized services. The Lifeline program currently offers subsidies only for voice service for either Continue reading Lifeline Program Changes Take Effect Today→
The Memory Café provides an informal setting for caregivers and their loved ones with memory problems to socialize and interact with other families and professionals, while sharing and creating old and new experiences. The Memory Café will meet on Monday, December 12th from 3:00p.m. to 5:00p.m. at the Lexington Public Library, Northside Branch located at 1733 Russell Cave Road. The Memory Continue reading MEMORY CAFÉ→
James “J Ray” Johnson age 75, husband of Patricia Tuggle Johnson, died Thursday Dec. 1, 2016 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond KY. James was a brick mason; he was born in Madison County to the late John R. Johnson and Anna Mae Malicote Johnson. He was also a member of the Bethel Baptist Church.
On December 1, 2016, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Lloyd C. Wilson, 64, on charges related to distribution and possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.