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    Gov. Bevin Recognizes Sacrifice of Fort Campbell Soldier

    January 18, 2019 Chief Warrant Officer Jonathan Farmer died Jan. 16 in SyriaRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    January 16, 2019 EKU, KPB, JNC, KLC, and KWCBRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    January 14, 2019 Announcements for 10 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Timothy Neil Miller as Magistrate for the Fifth District of Allen County

    January 11, 2019 Miller, of Scottsville, is a manufacturing quality manager and farmerRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Roscoe Higginbotham as Nicholas County Judge/Executive

    January 09, 2019 Higginbotham, of Carlisle, is a retired U.S. Air Force auditorRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Sends Letter to Tennessee Valley Authority CEO Urging Continued Operation of Paradise Unit 3

    January 07, 2019 Muhlenberg County coal-fired unit vital to regional economy, energy gridRead More
  • 'Kinship Kentucky Christmas' Donations Delivered to Kinship Families in Casey and Taylor Counties

    January 04, 2019 Chris and Alicia Johnson deliver care packages of clothing, suppliesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Issues Executive Order Creating KentuckyWorks Collaborative

    January 04, 2019 18-Member Collaborative Will Implement Statewide Workforce Development Strategic PlanRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff to Honor Fallen LMPD Detective Deidre Mengedoht

    December 31, 2018 From sunrise to sunset on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019Read More
  • OP-ED: Legislators Must Address Kentucky's Pension Crisis

    December 29, 2018 by Governor Matthew G. BevinRead More
  • Gov. Bevin: Kentucky Scores $5.3 Billion in Planned Business Investment for Second-Best Year Ever

    December 29, 2018 Manufacturers, service and tech companies will create 14,500 full-time jobsRead More
  • PPI to Locate 134-Job Manufacturing Operation in Maysville

    December 28, 2018 Pulley, idler and material handling-products maker announces first Ky. facilityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Delivers Remarks at White House Criminal Justice Reform Bill Signing

    December 21, 2018 First Step Act represents historic bipartisan reform effortRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    December 19, 2018 REAB, KBLDE, KBP, KBLCDN, KBLMFT, KASAP, FIB, KCIAOS, and MLKJSCRead More
  • Newly Opened Kobelco Aluminum Plant in Bowling Green to Grow by $42 Million

    December 19, 2018 Warren County auto supplier launching 90-employee expansionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Issues Statement Regarding Conclusion of Special Legislative Session to Address Kentucky's Pension Crisis

    December 19, 2018 "Tonight is a sad night in the Commonwealth..."Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    December 18, 2018 KCSS, JJAB, KAC, and KWCFCRead More
  • University of Louisville, Healthcare CEO Council, XLerateHealth, GLI and Partners to Lead Region’s Innovation Efforts

    December 18, 2018 Healthcare focused collaboration to support, grow and provide entrepreneur resourcesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Calls Special Legislative Session to Address Kentucky's Pension Crisis

    December 17, 2018 Crisis represents single greatest threat to Commonwealth's long-term financial healthRead More
  • Frost-Arnett to Relocate Within Campbellsville

    December 15, 2018 Call center to add 135 full-time jobsRead More
  • Winchester-Based Hemp Company GenCanna to Establish New Facility near Mayfield

    December 15, 2018 Operation creating 80 jobs as industry gains momentumRead More
  • Global Healthcare Company to Add 134 Jobs in Louisville

    December 13, 2018 AmerisourceBergen to bolster workforce and full-line pharmaceutical distribution centerRead More
  • Diageo Announces New Distillery in Lebanon

    December 13, 2018 Company to create 30 jobs in Marion CountyRead More
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce/U.S.-India Business Council Taps Gov. Bevin to Lead Economic Development Mission to India

    December 07, 2018 Delegation in January will participate in globally recognized business summitRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    December 06, 2018 NKCCC, KFWRC, KBN, and KCCRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

    December 06, 2018 Flags also presently at half-staff in honor of President BushRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Construction on New I-65 Interchange in Bullitt County

    December 06, 2018 Interchange will improve connectivity and support increased economic developmentRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Wednesday in Honor of Korean War Serviceman Pvt. Robert Sipes

    December 04, 2018 Flags also presently at half-staff in honor of President BushRead More
  • Flags Lowered to Half-Staff upon the Passing of President George H.W. Bush

    December 01, 2018 Until sunset on Sunday, Dec. 30Read More
  • NKU Foundation Selected to Lead Northern Kentucky Innovation Efforts

    November 29, 2018 Collaboration to provide support, resources for tech startups and entrepreneursRead More
  • USDA Approves Disaster Designation Request for Farmers in 16 Kentucky Counties

    November 29, 2018 Designation provides low-interest loans to Kentucky farmersRead More
  • Murray State, Technology Council of West Ky. and Key Partners to Lead Region’s Innovation Efforts

    November 27, 2018 Group to create support hub for tech startups and entrepreneursRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    November 21, 2018 WTAB, KBLPAT, CAC, KBWC, KBEP, and EPSBRead More
  • 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