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    Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 19, 2017 KBCWSO and SPPBRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Zachary Bloodworth as Magistrate for the Third District of Crittenden County

    October 19, 2017 Bloodworth, of Marion, is a quality assurance directorRead More
  • OP-ED: Keeping the Promise

    October 19, 2017 by Gov. Bevin, Senate President Stivers, and House Speaker HooverRead More
  • Smart Wood Cuts Ribbon on 90-Job Corbin Operation

    October 18, 2017 Major manufacturer of ice-cream and coffee-stir sticksRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Senate President Stivers and House Speaker Hoover Unveil Plan to Save Kentucky’s Pension Systems

    October 18, 2017 ‘Keeping the Promise’ meets Commonwealth's legal and moral obligationsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Elizabeth Griffin McCoy to University of Kentucky Board of Trustees

    October 17, 2017 McCoy, of Hopkinsville, is president/CEO of Planters BankRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 17, 2017 Kentucky Housing Corporation Board of DirectorsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Ceremonially Signs Historic Charter School Legislation

    October 17, 2017 HB 520 creates additional high-quality options for students and familiesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 16, 2017 SBoA / SREB / ACoASDRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 12, 2017 Commonwealth Council on Developmental DisabilitiesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Paintsville as Winner of ‘Beautify the Bluegrass’ Initiative

    October 12, 2017 Johnson County project gives historic downtown a major makeoverRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 10, 2017 Coldstream, CSGRC, BoN, BLPC, SBA and BHIRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Two Jefferson County Judicial Appointments

    October 05, 2017 Circuit Judge Derwin Webb / District Judge Andre BergeronRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Daniel Zalla as Circuit Judge for Kentucky’s 17th Judicial Circuit, Division 2

    October 04, 2017 Fort Thomas resident is longtime attorney, former Kenton Circuit JudgeRead More
  • Froedge Machine and Supply to Add Facility in Barren County

    October 03, 2017 Industrial repair business will create 12 full-time jobs near GlasgowRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff to Honor Victims of Tragedy in Las Vegas

    October 02, 2017 Beginning immediately until sunset on Oct. 6Read More
  • State Council Meets to Support Military Children

    October 02, 2017 MIC3 aids military families transitioning between school systemsRead More
  • Dow Marks 50 Years in Carrollton as Partner Cabot Breaks Ground on $89 Million Plant

    September 29, 2017 Joint event in Carroll County celebrates a longstanding industrial relationshipRead More
  • Startup to Locate Design and Manufacturing Center in Glasgow

    September 29, 2017 MVP LLC will focus on products for the marching artsRead More
  • Racing and Performance Auto Parts Manufacturer Holley Adding Operations in Franklin

    September 28, 2017 Company to invest $9.15M, create 30 jobs in west KYRead More
  • ResCare Selects Louisville for New Headquarters Building

    September 28, 2017 National health and human services provider to maintain 340-job presenceRead More
  • Statement on Supreme Court’s Unanimous Decision Granting Gov. Bevin's Motion, Vacating Injunction and Dismissing UofL Complaint with Prejudice

    September 28, 2017 Ruling underscores the correctness of Governor's board reorganizationRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 27, 2017 Kentucky Workforce Innovation BoardRead More
  • Kentucky Awarded $530,000 Grant to Assist Small Businesses in Selling Internationally

    September 27, 2017 Applications will be accepted beginning Oct. 1Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 25, 2017 Telehealth BoardRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 22, 2017 KY Public Transportation Infrastructure AuthorityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Rhonda Copley as Commonwealth’s Attorney for the 32nd Judicial Circuit of Kentucky

    September 22, 2017 Boyd County resident has practiced law for 26 yearsRead More
  • Auto Supplier Metalsa to Add 113 Jobs with $36.5 Million Expansion in Owensboro

    September 20, 2017 Daviess County facility to manufacture new line of structural componentsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 15, 2017 Agricultural Development Board / Emergency Response CommissionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 13, 2017 State Advisory Council for Exceptional ChildrenRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Welcomes AmeriCorps Members, Celebrates Military Heroes and First Responders

    September 12, 2017 More than 800 volunteers pledge for new year of serviceRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Applauds Ruling by Federal Court Upholding Right to Prayer at Public Meetings

    September 12, 2017 Filed amicus brief in Bormuth v. County of Jackson (Michigan)Read More
  • Damon Preston Appointed as Kentucky Public Advocate

    September 11, 2017 Preston brings more than 20 years of public defender experienceRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 08, 2017 KBLPAT / KBPOP / KBOD / KBPRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff on September 11 in Observance of Patriot Day

    September 08, 2017 Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff on September 11 inRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointment to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 07, 2017 Fish and Wildlife Resources CommissionRead More
  • WPT Corp. to Add Second Western Kentucky Plant, Create 40 Jobs

    September 07, 2017 Fabric manufacturer will invest $6 million in Beaver DamRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Proclaims September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

    September 07, 2017 In recognition, State Capitol dome will be illuminated gold tonightRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 06, 2017 Medical Licensure / Auctioneers / Hairdressers & CosmetologistsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Marty Snowden as Magistrate for the First District of Estill County

    September 06, 2017 Longtime Irvine resident is local bank presidentRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 05, 2017 Advisory Council for Medical AssistanceRead More
  • Gryphon Environmental to Relocate within Owensboro, Create 20 Jobs

    September 05, 2017 With $1.76 million-plus investment, advanced manufacturer will position for futureRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Applauds Ruling by Federal Judge Striking Down Obama-Era Overtime Rule

    September 01, 2017 Rule threatened to increase employment costs and imperil jobsRead More
  • Lt. Gov. Hampton Kicks Off 2018 LGEC

    September 01, 2017 Entrepreneurship challenge for Kentucky high school studentsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Aetna and Eastern Kentucky Officials Announce Distribution of 360 Doses of Narcan to First Responders

    August 31, 2017 Donated kits will help prevent opioid overdose-related deathsRead More
  • Swedish Match Set to Expand Owensboro Operation

    August 31, 2017 Company will invest nearly $41 million, create 36 jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 30, 2017 KCA / KMHMC / KLBSHI / KBDRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Lt. Gov. Hampton, and Sec. Glisson Honor State’s Volunteers

    August 29, 2017 22nd annual Governor’s Service AwardsRead More
  • OP-ED: Saving Kentucky's Retirement Systems

    August 29, 2017 by Governor Bevin, Senate President Stivers, and House Speaker HooverRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Issues Statement on PFM's Pension Report

    August 28, 2017 Consultant's latest report confirms the need for urgencyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Launches ‘Beautify the Bluegrass’ Initiative

    August 25, 2017 Contest encourages Kentuckians to make their communities shineRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 23, 2017 Juvenile Justice Advisory BoardRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Aetna and Northern Kentucky Officials Announce Distribution of 720 Doses of Narcan to First Responders

    August 23, 2017 Donated kits will help prevent opioid overdose-related deathsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Michael Kevin Henderson as Grayson County Judge/Executive

    August 22, 2017 Henderson currently serves as Leitchfield police chiefRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointment to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 22, 2017 KY Licensing Board for Specialists in Hearing InstrumentsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 18, 2017 KATLC / KBLOT / VPTF / ACAB / KAFCBRead More
  • Gov. Matt Bevin Swears In Ambassador Kelly Craft

    August 18, 2017 Glasgow native becomes first female U.S. Ambassador to CanadaRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 17, 2017 MLK Commission / KHLCFB / CPERead More
  • Office of State Budget Director Launches Pension Reform Website

    August 17, 2017 KentuckyPensions.com features detailed reports, FAQs, and moreRead More
  • Stratus Plastics to Open Manufacturing Facility in Morgantown

    August 17, 2017 Automotive supplier's $4M investment to create 29 full-time jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Tony Kitchen as Circuit Judge for the 2nd Judicial Circuit, Division 2

    August 16, 2017 Served as district judge in McCracken Co. for past decadeRead More
  • Gov. Bevin and CHFS Launch Duffel Bag Drive for Children in Kentucky’s Foster Care System

    August 16, 2017 Public invited to donate at this year's Kentucky State FairRead More
  • Expansion by Murakami in Campbellsville to Employ 20

    August 15, 2017 Automotive mirror systems supplier plans $2.7M investment in Taylor Co.Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 14, 2017 State Bd. of Medical Licensure / Louisville-Jefferson Co. TourismRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins 17-State Coalition Calling on Department of Labor to Rescind Persuader Rule

    August 11, 2017 Obama-era regulation harmed businesses and attorney-client privilegeRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 11, 2017 KRS / PAC / LJCAB / KCCRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 10, 2017 Infrastructure / Financial Institutions / Waste TiresRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 09, 2017 KBHI, KBEP, CGAC, SBA and KBBRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 08, 2017 KBLCDN, SSEB and KCSSIIDODDRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Carnegie Hero Medal Presentations

    August 07, 2017 Lori Kearney (Mason Co.) and Lou Scharold (Campbell Co.) honoredRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Launches 'Message of Hope' Campaign as Part of Don't Let Them Die Initiative

    August 03, 2017 Seeking to raise awareness about Kentucky's opioid epidemicRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Launches Instagram Account

    August 02, 2017 Gov. Bevin Launches Instagram AccountRead More
  • Audubon Metals to Add 39 Jobs with Expansion in Henderson

    July 28, 2017 New aluminum smelting furnace will boost production capacityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 27, 2017 KAET, KHEAA/KHESLC, CPE and KRGFCRead More
  • Carter Lumber to Locate Manufacturing Facility in Bowling Green, Create 50 Jobs

    July 27, 2017 $10 million facility will operate under Kight Home Center brandRead More
  • Lt. Gov. Hampton to Headline National Conference

    July 25, 2017 Will discuss Entrepreneurship Challenge at NLGA in NashvilleRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Commission on Proprietary Education

    July 21, 2017 Lucinda Pease, Jonah Mitchell, David Floyd, and Gerria BerrymanRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 20, 2017 Professional Geologists Board / Pollution Prevention BoardRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Judicial Appointments for Jefferson County

    July 18, 2017 Jessica Moore (30th District) / Darryl Lavery (30th Circuit)Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Todd Cooper as Ballard County Judge-Executive

    July 18, 2017 Cooper, of Barlow, previously served as Deputy Judge-ExecutiveRead More
  • Vanderbilt Chemicals Plans $13.7 Million Expansion in Murray

    July 18, 2017 Investment will ramp up production at Calloway County manufacturing facilityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 17, 2017 Board of Nursing / Governor's Minority Employment CouncilRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 14, 2017 Ethics Commission / Vocational Rehabilitation CouncilRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Takes Necessary Steps to Balance State Budget

    July 14, 2017 $138.5M shortfall underscores critical need for pension and tax reformRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Public University Boards

    July 13, 2017 EKU, KSU, Morehead, Murray, NKU, UK, UofL, WKU, KCTCSRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Traumatic Brain Injury Trust Fund Board

    July 12, 2017 Jessica Pettigrew, Mary Hass, Dr. Jacquelyn Graven, Dr. David SunRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 11, 2017 Kentucky Parole Board / Kentucky Retirement SystemsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin's Fostering Success Program Begins Second Year of Job Readiness Training for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care

    July 11, 2017 Summer employment initiative serves foster youth ages 17-23Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Juvenile Justice Advisory Board

    July 06, 2017 Dickie, Pedigo, Stiltner, Cockerell, Gordon, Johnson, Jones, EdwardsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin: Wright-Mix to Create 130 Jobs with $8.5 Million Investment in Greenup County

    July 06, 2017 Family owned toll blending and materials development company in WurtlandRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Urging All Kentuckians to Help Combat Opioids

    July 06, 2017 New public awareness campaign highlights resources and treatmentRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Issues Pardons to 10 Kentuckians

    July 03, 2017 Executive actions coincide with celebration of Independence DayRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Talina Rose Mathews to Kentucky Public Service Commission

    July 03, 2017 Mathews, of Frankfort, is currently PSC executive directorRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 30, 2017 Board of Social Work / Board of Optometric ExaminersRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Restores Civil Rights to 284 Kentuckians

    June 30, 2017 Administration continues effort to reinstate voting privileges for past offendersRead More
  • Ammo Casings Plant to Locate in Pulaski County, Create 50 Jobs

    June 30, 2017 ShellTech to manufacture lightweight NAS³ cartridge casesRead More
  • Plastic Injection Molder Adkev to Locate in Danville’s Former Caterpillar Facility

    June 29, 2017 Family-owned manufacturer will create 70 full-time jobsRead More
  • Kentucky Veterans Hall of Fame Adds Lt. Gov. Hampton to Board of Directors

    June 29, 2017 Lt. Gov. Hampton is USAF veteran and 2015 KVHOF inducteeRead More
  • Communications Director Amanda Stamper Responds to Attorney General’s Sexist Attack on Deputy Secretary Regina Stivers

    June 29, 2017 AG Beshear yesterday questioned Stivers' qualificationsRead More
  • Bluegrass Supply Chain Services to Add New Location in Park City, Upgrade Existing Shepherdsville Operation

    June 28, 2017 Company expands to 4 KY locations, will create 51 jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Ceremonially Signs Recently Enacted Legislation

    June 27, 2017 New laws include measures on education, veterans and tort reformRead More
  • Maxim Crane Works to Build New Corporate Operations Office, Create 100 Jobs in Campbell County

    June 27, 2017 Continued growth, acquisitions bring need for new operational HQRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Continues Fighting for Kentuckians Right-to-Work

    June 23, 2017 Files motion to dismiss in frivolous Right-to-Work lawsuitRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Friday in Honor of Fort Campbell Soldiers

    June 22, 2017 Sgt. William M. Bays and Corporal Dillon C. BaldridgeRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 21, 2017 Education / Home Inspectors / Massage Therapy / AppraisersRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Board of Nursing

    June 20, 2017 Teresa Huber, Gail Elaine Wise, and Dina ByersRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 19, 2017 Forestry Best Mgmt Practices / Alcohol and Drug CounselorsRead More
  • At International Paris Air Show This Week, Gov. Bevin to Promote Aerospace Investment in Kentucky

    June 19, 2017 Delegation to meet with aviation and aerospace executives during tripRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Tuesday in Honor of Fort Campbell Soldier

    June 19, 2017 Sgt. Eric M. Houck died June 10 in AfghanistanRead More
  • Gov. Bevin to Address, Recruit Businesses at SelectUSA Investment Summit in D.C.

    June 16, 2017 Audience of global corporations brings further opportunity to demonstrate KentuckyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 15, 2017 Pediatric Cancer Research Trust Fund Bd / Real Estate CommissionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Visits White House for Workforce Development Discussion

    June 15, 2017 Met with President Trump, U.S. senior officials and other governorsRead More
  • Developing Kentucky’s Workforce

    June 15, 2017 Op-Ed by Governor Matt BevinRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 14, 2017 Judicial Nominating Commission / City of ColdstreamRead More
  • Mulch Manufacturer to Locate in Whitley County, Create 21 Jobs with Nearly $3.8 Million Investment

    June 13, 2017 Sims Bark customers include Wal-Mart, Lowe’s and The Home DepotRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Creation of Kentucky Work Matters Task Force

    June 13, 2017 Group will address barriers to employment and workforce inclusionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes Sacrifice of Three Fort Campbell Soldiers

    June 12, 2017 Sgt. Houck (MD), Sgt. Bays (CA) and Corporal Baldridge (NC)Read More
  • Thoroughbred Aviation Maintenance to Add 15-Job Location in Eastern Kentucky

    June 09, 2017 Georgetown-based company purchased and remodeled a hangar, invest $284,000 inRead More
  • Wilderness Trail Distillery to Add Capacity, 10 New Jobs in Danville

    June 06, 2017 Kentucky Bourbon Craft Trail member investing nearly $10 million inRead More
  • Kentucky Earns Gold Shovel Award for 2016 Economic Development Achievements

    June 05, 2017 Area Development magazine cites last year’s top-10 job corporate investmentRead More