By Darla Carter | Posted on August 21, 2018
The Kentucky State Fair is once again offering cancer screenings and other health services and information in the Health Horizons area.
By Sara Havens | Posted on August 14, 2018
Since 1902, Kentuckians have partaken in corn dogs, carnival rides and petting cows — all in the name of the Kentucky State Fair. This year’s shindig, which starts Thursday, Aug. 16, is no different, and in fact, it’s adding even more farm animals, free...
The Closing Bell: Brown-Forman reports strong earnings; nonprofit proposes affordable apartments; State Fair attendance spikes; and moreBy Staff | Posted on September 1, 2017
Welcome to The Closing Bell. This is your last stop for biz scoops and big news before the weekend — a roundup of stories that can’t wait till Monday. Brown-Forman shares jump on earnings report Brown-Forman is continuing to take advantage of strong demand...
By Kentucky Press News Service | Posted on August 26, 2017
Six Kentucky state parks were honored as part of Kentucky Living magazine’s “Best in Kentucky” awards announcement. More than 100 award winners were announced Thursday at the Kentucky State Fair. “Our parks are honored with these Best in Kentucky awards, and we appreciate the...
By Sara Havens | Posted on August 14, 2017
More than 600,000 people are expected to descend upon the fairgrounds this week and next as the 113th annual Kentucky State Fair offers up corn dogs, goats, overly large cucumbers and Vanilla Ice, among many other things. All the usual suspects will be present,...
By Melissa Chipman | Posted on August 14, 2017
First meeting of committee aimed at ousting embattled councilman At 3 p.m. on Monday, the five members of the Metro Council’s Charging Committee will hold their first meeting in the Chambers of the Metro Council. This meeting will be held in order to designate...
By WLKY | Posted on August 7, 2017
Hiring begins Monday for temporary workers at the Kentucky State Fair. The fair board is looking to fill 750 positions from admission gates, operations, maintenance, grounds and housekeeping. Pay starts at $8.25 per hour. There are indoor and outdoor positions available, as well as...
By Guest Author | Posted on August 5, 2017
By Elizabeth Gerber | Style Blueprint Didn’t summer just start?! Time does fly when you’re having fun. Finish off summer with a bang at these great August events in Louisville. Night falls on a bustling Main Street in Louisville, setting the scene for a...
By Caitlin Bowling | Posted on August 1, 2017
Kentucky Venues has introduced a mobile application and made several changes that officials hope will ease traffic and improve the experience for those attending this year’s Kentucky State Fair. Gates open for the state fair at 7 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 17., with exhibits...
The Closing Bell: It’s all in the B-F family with Slane Irish Whiskey; new app for Ky. state fair; ALDI renovations; Omni update; and moreBy Staff | Posted on July 7, 2017
Welcome to The Closing Bell. This is your last stop for biz scoops and big news before the weekend — a roundup of stories that can’t wait till Monday. Brown-Forman’s Slane Irish Whiskey now on shelves The Irish have officially invaded bourbon country, but...