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    Appriss Building Unveiled in Jeffersontown

    November 19, 2018 HQ expansion comes with $11.3 million investment, 200 high-paying jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    November 16, 2018 JNC, KAC, and KLECRead More
  • Kentucky Launches University Technology Commercialization Initiative

    November 16, 2018 C3 to increase economic impact of state’s higher education researchRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Signs Executive Order Prohibiting Boycott of Israel in State Contracts

    November 15, 2018 Order aimed at companies that engage in discriminatory BDS practicesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes the Sacrifice of a Kentucky Soldier Returned from the Korean War

    November 15, 2018 Pvt. Robert Sipes, of Irvington, was killed in November 1950Read More
  • Medal of Honor Recipient 1st Lt. Garlin Conner Honored at State Capitol Ceremony

    November 13, 2018 Clinton Countian recognized for extraordinary valor in World War IIRead More
  • Bevin Administration Set to Defend Commonwealth's Live Dismemberment Abortion Law in Court

    November 10, 2018 HB 454 passed overwhelmingly by Kentucky General AssemblyRead More
  • Flags Lowered to Half-Staff to Honor Victims of Tragedy in Thousand Oaks, California

    November 08, 2018 Until sunset on Saturday, Nov. 10Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    November 07, 2018 ACASD, CSBA, AKAGCA, and KTRBRead More
  • Governor and First Lady Bevin Honor Kentucky Adoptive, Foster Parents

    November 07, 2018 Families recognized for permanent, transitional care of childrenRead More
  • Public Cold Storage Warehouse Planned in Erlanger

    November 06, 2018 $20 million facility expected to create 50 full-time jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Leads Economic Development Mission to China

    November 05, 2018 Meetings with corporate executives target existing industry, new business opportunitiesRead More
  • Awesome Center for Entrepreneurship to Lead New Central Ky. Innovation Hub

    November 02, 2018 Lexington team will help modernize Kentucky's approach to fueling startupsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces 2019 Construction Project to Complete U.S. 460 Bypass

    November 02, 2018 $26.1 million project will complete Georgetown loop, improve connectivityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Attends White House Ceremony Celebrating Pledge to America's Workers

    October 31, 2018 Follows Ivanka Trump's Eastern Kentucky workforce training tour last weekRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 31, 2018 Announcements for 10 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Requests USDA Emergency Disaster Declaration for Kentucky Farmers

    October 29, 2018 Designation will provide low-interest loans to mitigate severe weather impactsRead More
  • Flags Lowered to Half-Staff to Honor Victims of Pittsburgh Synagogue Tragedy

    October 29, 2018 Until sunset on Wednesday, Oct. 31Read More
  • Auto Supplier Announces New Location, 54 Jobs in Owen County

    October 25, 2018 Canada-based Pounds of Plastic to locate in former Itron warehouseRead More
  • Louisville Lands Daily Nonstop Los Angeles Flight to Grow and Attract Businesses for Kentucky

    October 25, 2018 American Airlines will offer SDF-LAX direct service beginning in AprilRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 25, 2018 Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Resources CommissionRead More
  • New Roof Planned for Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park Lodge

    October 24, 2018 Commonwealth continues 'Refreshing the Finest' initiativeRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 23, 2018 MSEC, KBADC, BRC, JCC, and ABVARead More
  • New Vehicular Bridge Announced for Natural Bridge State Resort Park

    October 22, 2018 Collaboration between Tourism and Transportation cabinetsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin announces $802,000 for U.S. 421 reconstruction in Harlan County

    October 18, 2018 Project will eliminate chronic flooding along busy routeRead More
  • Ring Container Technologies Opens Louisville Facility

    October 18, 2018 Plastics producer will serve local customersRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Applauds Groundbreaking for AgTech’s Industrial Hemp Operation, Support for Local Farmers, Creation of 271 Jobs

    October 18, 2018 Company commits $5M-plus initial investment to new Paris facilityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 17, 2018 AWQA, ACASD, KHPC, KWCFC, KBLOT, KGSAB, and KBPOPRead More
  • Leader of New Regional Innovation Effort for East Kentucky Announced in Pikeville

    October 16, 2018 SOAR becomes part of KY Innovation’s strategy to fuel startupsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 11, 2018 KTCAB, MSEAC, and Commission on Human RightsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Top State Officials Make Two-Day Visit to West Kentucky

    October 09, 2018 Trip includes town halls, cabinet meeting, facility tour, funding announcementsRead More
  • Kentucky Awards First-Ever Fish House Contract to Fight Asian Carp

    October 09, 2018 Innovative partnership to grow the state’s fish industryRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins 16-State Coalition in Supreme Court Amicus Brief Protecting Second Amendment Rights

    October 09, 2018 Brief opposes New York's burdensome and overreaching gun restrictionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes JAG Kentucky for Outstanding Student Outcomes

    October 05, 2018 Encourages growth of program through public-private partnershipsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 05, 2018 McCracken PVA, KCCAC, EFC, and JCCRead More
  • “Should I Shave or Should I Grow?”

    October 03, 2018 Decide Gov. Bevin's facial hair fate—for a very worthy causeRead More
  • Manufacturing Month to Highlight Worldwide Demand for Kentucky Products

    October 01, 2018 Automotive, food/beverage, plastics, metals, aero production, and much moreRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Kenneth Churchill Imes as Calloway County Judge/Executive

    October 01, 2018 Imes, of Murray, is a businessman, farmer and state representativeRead More
  • GE Appliances Plans $200 Million-Plus Investment, 400 New Jobs in Louisville

    October 01, 2018 Expansion under Haier ownership will boost dishwasher and laundry productionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 28, 2018 Kentucky Workers’ Compensation Nominating CommissionRead More
  • Software Provider to Relocate, Expand Benton Headquarters

    September 27, 2018 United Systems and Software to create 50 positionsRead More
  • Tier3 Technologies Announces 62 Jobs at New Louisville HQ

    September 27, 2018 Expansion in response to growth via partnership with Riverbed TechnologyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 26, 2018 KGSAB, KPCRTFB, KBLLTCA, CFSC, and KBEMSRead More
  • Investors Heritage Life Insurance Company to Add 75 Jobs in Frankfort

    September 26, 2018 Franklin County-based insurer’s expansion follows mergerRead More
  • Biodegradable Plastics Manufacturer to Locate Fermentation Facility in Winchester

    September 25, 2018 Danimer Scientific expects to create 37 jobs in Clark CountyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 24, 2018 KBLPC, FFCPC, BoN, KFWRC, TEERSSC, and KOHCRead More
  • Aircraft Maintenance Company Breaks Ground on Northern Kentucky Hangar

    September 24, 2018 FEAM Aero plans to create 100 jobs at CVG AirportRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 24, 2018 CAC, SACEC, SBML, and KBEMSRead More
  • Tractor Supply Co. Announces Plans to Add More Than 150 Jobs at Simpson County Distribution Center

    September 24, 2018 Company to invest $8.5M in equipment, new lines and efficiencyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin: Opening of Castle & Key Distillery Brings New Life to Historic Site

    September 24, 2018 4+ year renovation yields tourism destination, promise of 100 jobsRead More
  • First Lady Holds Foster Care/Adoption Community Engagement Event in Daviess County

    September 24, 2018 New initiative helps empower local faith-based, community and government groupsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 15, 2018 State Board of ElectionsRead More
  • California-Based Truck Rack Producer to Locate in Albany, Create 25 Full-Time Jobs

    September 14, 2018 Rack-It establishing new location to better serve Eastern US customersRead More
  • Precision Strip Increases Investment, Jobs at Bowling Green Location

    September 12, 2018 Project grows to 31 jobs and estimated $31.7M investmentRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 12, 2018 SBL-PELS, KBC-WSO, KBOD, SK, and EFCRead More
  • New Flyer of America Cuts Ribbon on $30 Million Facility in Shepherdsville

    September 10, 2018 Bus/motor coach parts manufacturer will employ up to 550Read More
  • Nucor to Double Gallatin County Steel Mill’s Capacity with $650 Million Expansion

    September 08, 2018 Phase II project will add 70 jobs at Ghent facilityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 07, 2018 KRGFC, SBCL, KWRB, KBLLTCA, and KHPCRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints James Derrick Stepp as Magistrate for the Third District of Martin County

    September 07, 2018 Stepp, of Tomahawk, is an entrepreneur and community volunteerRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to the University of Louisville Board of Trustees

    September 06, 2018 Kevin L. Fuqua and Dr. Fred A. WilliamsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Friday in Honor of Fort Campbell Soldier Killed in Iraq

    September 06, 2018 Chief Warrant Officer 3 Taylor J. GalvinRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Shawn Conley as Magistrate for the First District of Morgan County

    September 05, 2018 Conley, of West Liberty, is a science teacher and coachRead More
  • Off-Road Tire Retreading Company to Add 75 Jobs in Glasgow

    September 05, 2018 Locally owned business selects Build-Ready certified site for new facilityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 01, 2018 KLEC, KPPC, FBMPB, KBEMS, KBP, and KBWCRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Carrie McIntyre as Commonwealth's Attorney for the 53rd Judicial Circuit of Kentucky

    September 01, 2018 McIntyre, of Shelbyville, previously served as Assistant Commonwealth's AttorneyRead More
  • Fiberglass Manufacturer SKAPS to Add 20 Jobs in Henderson

    September 01, 2018 $5M project will help expand company’s North, South American marketRead More
  • $10.5 Million in Abandoned Mine Lands Pilot Grants Announced for Economic Development and Job Creation in Eastern Kentucky

    September 01, 2018 Water system expansion (Letcher) and manufacturing facility (Pike)Read More
  • 2018 SOAR Summit Highlights Success and New Funding for Eastern Kentucky

    September 01, 2018 Over 1,100 attendees join Rep. Rogers, Gov. Bevin in PikevilleRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Approves Additional $489,000 in Grants for Marshall County

    September 01, 2018 Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funds support MCHS community recoveryRead More
  • Sister Schubert’s to Expand, Add Employment in Horse Cave

    September 01, 2018 Dinner roll producer plans installation of new baking lineRead More
  • Zelios to Expand Lexington Facility, Create 44 Jobs

    August 30, 2018 Hemp oil extraction company to invest $2.1 millionRead More
  • Webasto to Grow Lexington Operation by 183 Jobs for Next Generation Roof System

    August 30, 2018 Automotive supplier adding $15.2 million high-tech manufacturing lineRead More
  • Walmart to Open E-Commerce Fulfillment Center in Bullitt County

    August 30, 2018 $41 million investment will create up to 900 jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Promoting Kentucky, Recruiting Business This Week in Japan and Republic of Korea

    August 29, 2018 Meetings planned with CEOs, government leaders and trade groupsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 28, 2018 Kentucky Board of Medical LicensureRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Files State Supreme Court Brief in Support of Recently Enacted Pension Reform Law

    August 28, 2018 Legislative leaders, chambers file amicus briefs supporting SB 151Read More
  • First Lady Glenna Bevin Launches ‘Uniting the Community’ in Hardin County Today

    August 26, 2018 Foster/adoption initiative engages faith community, local government, and nonprofitsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Approves More Than $192,000 in Grants for Victims Services in Marshall County

    August 23, 2018 Funds available through federal Victims of Crime Act (VOCA)Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 21, 2018 SREB, KBLPI, KCCRB, WKCTC and EFCRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Saturday in Honor of Korean War Serviceman PFC Joe Elmore

    August 17, 2018 From sunrise to sunset on Saturday, Aug. 18Read More
  • Wickliffe Paper Mill to Reopen, Employ 500 in West Kentucky

    August 17, 2018 Global Win to buy Verso facility for first US operationRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Signs Proclamation Supporting Global Investment in Kentucky’s Growing Economy

    August 16, 2018 Kentucky’s FDI Employment Has Increased 31.5% in the Past 5Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 14, 2018 Announcements for 9 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Chinese Ambassador to Meet with Gov. Bevin, Visit Local Businesses

    August 13, 2018 Delegations will meet Monday at Governor’s MansionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Innovative Apprenticeship Partnership Between Mercedes-Benz and JCTC

    August 13, 2018 Will help address demand for skilled automotive techniciansRead More
  • Statement From General Counsel Steve Pitt Regarding Pension Reform Litigation

    August 10, 2018 Gov. Bevin seeks KY Supreme Court ruling on SB 151Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Kimberly McCann to the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees

    August 09, 2018 McCann, of Ashland, is an attorney and community volunteerRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointment to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 07, 2018 Board of Registration for Professional GeologistsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 06, 2018 CCDD, KERC, GSP, KAFC and KLBSHIRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Eric Crigler to Murray State University Board of Regents

    August 06, 2018 Crigler, of Germantown, Tenn., is a chartered financial analystRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 03, 2018 Announcements for 9 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • $138,213 SERV Grant Awarded to Marshall County High School

    August 03, 2018 Federal grant will assist with recovery and support effortsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 01, 2018 Announcements for 11 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes the Sacrifice of a Kentucky Soldier Returned from the Korean War

    August 01, 2018 PFC Joe Elmore, of Bowling Green, died in December 1950Read More
  • Foster Care and Adoption Advocates Chris and Alicia Johnson Join Kentucky’s Initiative to Transform Child Welfare System

    August 01, 2018 Will serve in Office of Faith and Community Based InitiativesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Darrel Howard as Magistrate for the First District of Magoffin County

    July 27, 2018 Appointment takes effect immediatelyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Public University Boards

    July 27, 2018 Morehead St., KSU, WKU, Murray St., NKU, and UKRead More
  • Alpla to Expand Bowling Green Plant, Create 24 Jobs

    July 26, 2018 Austrian plastic manufacturer will invest nearly $7M in 100,000-square-foot additionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 26, 2018 Kentucky Community and Technical College System Board of RegentsRead More
  • Mayfield Consumer Products Set for $8.3 Million-Plus Expansion, 52 New Jobs

    July 25, 2018 Home fragrance manufacturer to add facility for candle productionRead More
  • Auto Parts Maker DAE-IL Breaks Ground on 120-Job Facility in Murray

    July 23, 2018 South Korean manufacturer establishes first US plant in Calloway CountyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 18, 2018 Kentucky Retirement Systems (KRS) Board of TrusteesRead More
  • At England’s Farnborough International Airshow this Week, Ky. Leaders to Recruit Aerospace Jobs

    July 16, 2018 Gov. Bevin leads economic development mission to continue industry’s growthRead More
  • RH Resolute Distillery to Create 17 Jobs, Invest $9.7 Million in Fulton County

    July 10, 2018 Startup spirits producer to open a previously unused state-of-the-art distilleryRead More
  • Kroger to add 250 Jobs at Distribution Facility in Boone County

    July 09, 2018 Nearly $18M investment to support company’s digital and ecommerce servicesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 05, 2018 KAET and KHEAA/KHESLCRead More
  • Afni to Reinvest in Bowling Green, Hire 86 Employees

    July 03, 2018 Call center growth in Warren County will support new retailRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Creates Economic Opportunity Commission

    July 03, 2018 New commission combines two Governor’s minority affairs officesRead More
  • Bowling Green Metalforming Announces Plans for Expansion

    July 03, 2018 BGM's sixth expansion will create 27 jobs with $14M+ investmentRead More
  • Statement on Today's Court Ruling Regarding Kentucky HEALTH

    June 30, 2018 from CHFS Secretary Adam MeierRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Files Motion Urging Court to Fully Decide Constitutionality of Pension Reform Law

    June 29, 2018 Seeks to ensure Kentuckians receive expedited, final ruling on SB.151Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 28, 2018 Fills 12 state and local boards/commissions positionsRead More
  • DENSO Air Systems Plans $3.5 Million-Plus Expansion in Hopkinsville

    June 28, 2018 Auto supplier expected to double plant size, create 45 jobsRead More
  • Stryker Logistics to Create New Headquarters in Bowling Green

    June 28, 2018 Returns operations to Ky. from overseas, creating 50 new jobsRead More
  • LBX Breaks Ground on Customer Experience Center in Lexington

    June 28, 2018 Excavator manufacturer’s $10M-plus facility to include training and testing functionsRead More
  • Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated to Build Facility in Erlanger as part of $30 Million Investment

    June 28, 2018 Sales/distribution operation in Northern Ky. scheduled to open in 2019Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 27, 2018 KEMI, KBSW, KCDHH, and KBCWSORead More
  • Alltech Opens Dueling Barrels Brewery & Distillery in Pikeville

    June 27, 2018 Craft beer, bourbon, moonshine production facility celebrates Eastern Ky. historyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, State Economic Development Officials to Recruit International Employers at SelectUSA Investment Summit in D.C.

    June 20, 2018 State’s improved business climate aids in attracting new business, jobsRead More
  • WellCare to Create 40 Jobs in Hazard with Care Center

    June 18, 2018 Outbound call operation will help Kentucky HEALTH Medicaid participantsRead More