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    Flags Lowered to Half-Staff to Honor U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens

    July 22, 2019 From sunrise until sunset on Tuesday, July 23Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Friday in Honor of Two Kentucky Servicemen

    July 18, 2019 World War II and Korean War veterans will be reinterredRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes the Sacrifice of a Recently Identified Kentucky World War II Sailor

    July 17, 2019 Navy Fireman 1st Class Billy J. Johnson, of CaneyRead More
  • CBD Oil Extraction and Distillation Operation to Locate in Danville

    July 16, 2019 International Farmaceutical Extracts plans to create up to 34 jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Start Date of Special Session to Pass Quasi-Agency and University Pension Relief Bill

    July 15, 2019 Friday, July 19 at 8:00 a.m. EDTRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Lawmakers Propose Legislation Prohibiting ‘Sanctuary Cities’ in Kentucky

    July 12, 2019 Legislation supports law enforcement, ensures vital federal-state-local cooperationRead More
  • Investment Announced in Kentucky Tops $20 Billion During Bevin Administration

    July 12, 2019 Nearly 54,000 new manufacturing, service and tech jobs announcedRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Continues Legal Fight to Defend Live Dismemberment Abortion Ban

    July 12, 2019 HB 454 passed overwhelmingly by Kentucky General AssemblyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Strong Fiscal Growth, State Budget Surplus in FY19

    July 11, 2019 Excess General Funds allocated to Retired Teachers Health Plan, PensionRead More
  • Labor Cabinet to Investigate Reported Lost Wages for Kentucky Miners Employed by Blackjewel LLC

    July 08, 2019 Division of Wages and Hours onsite in Harlan, Letcher countiesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 07, 2019 Henderson Community College and Big Sandy CTCRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 03, 2019 Announcements for 11 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Federal Court Affirms Major Pro-Life Victory for Gov. Bevin, Commonwealth

    June 28, 2019 Denies abortion clinic's petition for rehearing of ultrasound caseRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Congressman Rogers Announce Completion of First Phase of KentuckyWired Project

    June 28, 2019 Ring 1A completion moves rural broadband connectivity closer to completionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 27, 2019 Board of Nursing, KWIB, and KIARead More
  • Central Motor Wheel of America to Add 145 Full-Time Jobs, Nearly Double its Paris Facility Size

    June 27, 2019 Automotive supplier boosts Bourbon County project to $112 millionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces First Salary Scale Adjustment in Over a Decade for State Employees

    June 26, 2019 Department of Corrections first agency to utilize new scheduleRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins Takigawa at Opening of First US Operation

    June 26, 2019 Packaging manufacturer creating 180 jobs at Bardstown facilityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 25, 2019 Announcements for 5 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • CompMed to Create 150 Jobs at Newport Office

    June 17, 2019 Medical billing services provider expected to make $1.11 million investmentRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Fighting Abortion Clinic's Petition for Rehearing in Pro-Life Case

    June 14, 2019 EMW Women's Surgical Center seeking 'do-over' of ultrasound rulingRead More
  • Startup Distillery with Historic Roots to Locate in Nelson County

    June 14, 2019 Log Still Distilling to revitalize property near New HavenRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes the Sacrifice of a Recently Identified Kentucky World War II Sailor

    June 14, 2019 Seaman 1st Class Millard Burk, Jr., of PikevilleRead More
  • LBX Unveils Lexington Customer Experience Center

    June 13, 2019 Facility provides product demonstrations, operator training and customer support programsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Wins Landmark Supreme Court Case Reaffirming Executive Reorganization Power

    June 13, 2019 Unanimous ruling rejects AG Beshear's politically motivated argumentsRead More
  • CHFS Secretary Meier Calls on Attorney General to Retract False Claims about Association Health Plans

    June 12, 2019 AG Beshear’s fearmongering harms Kentuckians, small businessesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins Amicus Brief Supporting Expanded Healthcare Options for Small Businesses, Workers

    June 11, 2019 Defends Trump administration position to reduce small employers' healthcare costsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 10, 2019 Announcements for 8 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • OP-ED: Calling All Men...

    June 07, 2019 by Governor Matt BevinRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces ARC Funding for New Leadership Program in Eastern and Southeastern Kentucky

    June 07, 2019 Applications are currently being accepted until June 28Read More
  • REMINDER: Applications to Serve on KCTCS Boards of Directors Due June 10

    June 04, 2019 For all 16 Kentucky Community & Technical College System institutionsRead More
  • Independent Stave Breaks Ground on $66.5 Million, 220-Job Cooperage in Morehead

    June 04, 2019 Barrel manufacturer plans to open new Rowan Co. facility inRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Moving Kentucky Toward Becoming the Most Military-Friendly State in the Nation by Signing Eight Military- and Veteran-Focused Bills

    June 03, 2019 Bills address numerous issues impacting military personnel and their familiesRead More
  • Kentucky to Expand School-Based Healthcare Services for Children

    June 03, 2019 CHFS, KDE partnership will provide increased health services for schoolsRead More
  • Flags Lowered to Half-Staff to Honor Victims of Tragedy in Virginia Beach, Virginia

    June 02, 2019 Until sunset on Tuesday, June 4Read More
  • Startup Stave Mill and Cooperage Announced in Metcalfe County

    May 31, 2019 Pennington Stave and Cooperage to create 126 jobsRead More
  • Flags to Be Lowered to Half-Staff in Observance of Memorial Day

    May 24, 2019 From sunrise to noon (local time) on Monday, May 27Read More
  • Governor's Office Issues Call for Applications to Serve on KCTCS Boards of Directors

    May 24, 2019 For all 16 Kentucky Community & Technical College System institutionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    May 22, 2019 Announcements for 12 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Georgia-Pacific to Expand Bowling Green Facility, Create 50-Plus Jobs

    May 22, 2019 Warren County facility adding 80,000 square feet to increase productionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Defends Second Amendment Rights of Kentuckians in Supreme Court Amicus Brief

    May 20, 2019 Joins 23 states in challenging New York’s restrictive handgun lawRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Edward Wayne West as McLean County Judge/Executive

    May 17, 2019 West has served in both state and federal government rolesRead More
  • UPS Completes Centennial Ground Hub Expansion in Louisville

    May 15, 2019 Project triples sortation and distribution square footage, nearly doubles hourlyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Thursday in Honor of Fort Campbell Soldier Killed in Syria

    May 15, 2019 From sunrise to sunset on May 16Read More
  • Flags to Be Lowered to Half-Staff Wednesday in Observance of Peace Officers Memorial Day

    May 14, 2019 From sunrise to sunset on May 15Read More
  • Dajcor Aluminum to Create 265 Full-Time Jobs in Eastern Kentucky

    May 10, 2019 Canada-based supplier selects Perry County for first US operationRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    May 10, 2019 Announcements for 11 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Manchester Tank & Equipment to Locate in Campbellsville, Create 175 Jobs

    May 08, 2019 Propane tank producer plans first Kentucky location in Taylor CountyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins Rep. Rogers and Rep. Barr to Promote EKU's Kentucky Appalachia Aviation Maintenance Technician Training Project

    May 06, 2019 Innovative program will propel workforce training and economic opportunityRead More
  • Universities, Agencies Voice Support for Proposal Providing Pension Relief for Quasi-Government Entities

    May 03, 2019 Proposal will enable organizations to continue providing essential public servicesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Monday in Honor of Kentucky Soldier Killed in Iraq

    May 02, 2019 From sunrise to sunset on Monday, May 6Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes Sacrifice of Fort Campbell Soldier

    April 30, 2019 Pfc. Michael A. Thomason, 28, died April 29 in SyriaRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Wesley Kent Varney as Family Court Judge for Kentucky's 35th Judicial Circuit, Division 3

    April 26, 2019 Pikeville attorney has practiced family, probate, and personal injury lawRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    April 26, 2019 UofL, JCTC, CPE, AWQA, and KBARead More
  • Preparing for Next-Generation Corvette, GM Bowling Green Assembly Plant to Add 400-Plus Jobs

    April 25, 2019 Warren County facility will build America’s most advanced series-production sportsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Accepts Resignation of Economic Development Cabinet Secretary Terry Gill

    April 23, 2019 Gill has played key role leading Kentucky’s record-breaking investment performanceRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes Sacrifice of Kentucky Soldier

    April 22, 2019 Spc. Ryan Dennis Orin Riley, 22, of RichmondRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    April 22, 2019 Announcements for 9 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Receives Notification of Presidential Disaster Declaration for Kentucky Counties Impacted by Flooding

    April 18, 2019 Federal assistance available for nearly one half of Commonwealth's countiesRead More
  • University of Kentucky, Commonwealth Awarded $87 Million to Lead Effort Combating Opioid Epidemic

    April 18, 2019 Researchers hope to reduce deaths and substance use disorderRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Visits Cumberland Falls SRP to Celebrate $50 Million Investment in ‘Refreshing the Finest’ Initiative

    April 18, 2019 Major facility upgrades underway at state parks across KentuckyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Jonathan Ray Spalding as Judge of the Court of Appeals for the 3rd Appellate District, Division 1

    April 16, 2019 Spalding, of Lebanon, has practiced law for two decadesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Welcomes Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG) National Board Meeting to Kentucky

    April 16, 2019 JAG's innovative program supports at-risk youthRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Quin Tyler Sutton as Magistrate for the Second District of Lyon County

    April 12, 2019 Sutton, of Eddyville, is a retired educatorRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Celebrates Month of the Military Child at Fort Knox's Scott Middle School

    April 11, 2019 Kentucky committed to creating supportive network for military childrenRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Vetoes House Bill 358

    April 09, 2019 Will call special session to protect solvency of quasi-governmental entitiesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for 58 Kentucky Counties Impacted by Flooding

    April 09, 2019 Recent weather system caused over $41M in damages statewideRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    April 05, 2019 Agricultural Development Board / Emergency Response CommissionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Kentuckians Win Major Pro-Life Legal Victory Today

    April 04, 2019 Federal appeals court upholds HB 2 ultrasound lawRead More
  • Piston Automotive Set to Expand Louisville Operation

    April 04, 2019 Auto supplier anticipates creation of 50 full-time jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Receives Confirmation of SBA Disaster Loans for Kentucky

    April 04, 2019 Federal assistance available for citizens and businesses in 9 countiesRead More
  • Attorney General Beshear Sides with Pro-Abortion Forces in Pending Transfer Agreement Case

    April 03, 2019 Urges court to rule in favor of Louisville abortion clinicRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    April 01, 2019 Announcements for 12 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Armor USA Creating More Than 30 Jobs with Expansion in Boone County

    March 28, 2019 Manufacturer investing $3.3M to increase production, add space at facilityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin: Nucor to Build $1.35 Billion Steel Mill in Brandenburg

    March 27, 2019 Plate-production facility to create 400 Kentucky-resident jobs in Meade CountyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Hon. David C. Buckingham to First Supreme Court District of Kentucky

    March 27, 2019 Buckingham has served as district, circuit and appellate court judgeRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Judicial Appointment for Fayette County

    March 25, 2019 John Edwards Reynolds, of LexingtonRead More
  • Action of 138th Field Artillery to be Remembered at Vietnam Veterans Day Capitol Event

    March 20, 2019 50th Anniversary of Attack on Firebase TomahawkRead More
  • First Lady Glenna Bevin Announces Winner of 2019 Kentucky Derby Poster Contest

    March 20, 2019 Allie Viney is a 10th grader at Scott County H.S.Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Signs HB 5, Files Response to Legal Challenge by Louisville Abortion Clinic

    March 19, 2019 HB 5 prevents abortion based on gender, race or disabilityRead More
  • Nation’s First HempWood Operation to Locate in Murray

    March 19, 2019 Newly established Fibonacci LLC will create 25 full-time jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    March 15, 2019 Announcements for 10 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Toyota to Add Hybrid Version Production of RAV4 and Lexus ES in Georgetown

    March 14, 2019 $238 million investment at TMMK will expand manufacturing capabilitiesRead More
  • Kentucky Breaks Export Record in 2018

    March 14, 2019 State sees fourth consecutive year of banner growthRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    March 14, 2019 Judicial Nominating Commission (28th Circuit/District)Read More
  • OP-ED: Fighting For Life

    March 11, 2019 by Governor Matt BevinRead More
  • Ballard County Hemp Processor AerosourceH’s Rapid Growth Leads to 14 New Jobs

    March 09, 2019 Kevil company announces $2.8 million expansionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins 17-State Coalition in Supreme Court Amicus Brief Seeking to Protect Integrity of 2020 U.S. Census

    March 08, 2019 Brief opposes federal judge's overreach on citizenship questionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    March 07, 2019 KBOE, KBVE, and PTACRead More
  • C&C Industrial Plans $3.83 Million Expansion in Mt. Sterling

    March 07, 2019 Company to relocate to new facility to accommodate recent growthRead More
  • Meyer Tool to Create 100 Jobs for Kentuckians with New Boone County Facility

    March 07, 2019 Aerospace industry supplier plans $15.9 million investment near ErlangerRead More
  • GossHall Systems to Create 20 Jobs with New Office in Elizabethtown

    March 07, 2019 Delivery services provider selects Hardin County for corporate headquartersRead More
  • Kentucky Tops Governor’s Cup Rankings for South Central Region

    March 06, 2019 Commonwealth takes second nationally in projects per capitaRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Bipartisan Delegation of Legislators Encourage Participation in 2020 Census

    March 05, 2019 '20 for 20': Twenty minutes in 2020 can impact KentuckyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Sec. Tilley Talk Criminal Justice with Safe Streets & Second Chances Leaders

    March 05, 2019 National S3C initiative launched last year in KentuckyRead More
  • CLARK Material Handling Celebrates Groundbreaking on Third Expansion at Lexington campus in Four Years

    March 05, 2019 Forklift manufacturer to create 40 jobs with $4.6 million investmentRead More
  • OP-ED: Scholarship Tax Credits Expand Education Opportunities for All Kentucky's Children

    March 01, 2019 by First Lady Glenna BevinRead More
  • Home Health Care Company to Locate Regional Home Office in Louisville

    February 28, 2019 LHC Group to create 31 full-time jobs following mergerRead More
  • First Lady Glenna Bevin Set to Launch Next Steps in ‘Uniting Kentucky’ Initiative

    February 28, 2019 Upcoming adoption/foster support events in London, RadcliffRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces $25,000 Early Childhood Grant through NGA Center for Best Practices

    February 26, 2019 Integrating and Advancing State Prenatal to Age Three PoliciesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Declares State of Emergency in Response to Continued Heavy Rainfall across Kentucky

    February 25, 2019 Declaration allows emergency management to utilize vital resourcesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin to Serve as 2019 States’ Co-Chair of Delta Regional Authority

    February 25, 2019 DRA is an eight-state federal/state economic development partnershipRead More
  • OP-ED: USMCA: Trade Modernization Benefits Kentucky and North America

    February 23, 2019 by Governor Matt BevinRead More
  • Columbia Sportswear Co. to Expand Henderson County Operation

    February 22, 2019 Company anticipates 25 new jobs at distribution facilityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    February 21, 2019 KSBCE, KBA, GPENC, KOHC, and PTACRead More
  • RKW North America Commits to $18 Million Simpson County Expansion

    February 19, 2019 Industrial film manufacturer to add state-of-the-art operations in FranklinRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Gail Russell as PPC Secretary, David Dickerson as Labor Secretary

    February 19, 2019 Both previously served as Acting SecretariesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Monday in Honor of Fort Campbell Soldier Killed in Syria

    February 15, 2019 From sunrise to sunset on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    February 15, 2019 Announcements for 9 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Worthington Manufacturer Receives Department of Homeland Security Contract

    February 12, 2019 DropBox plans to add 20-30 jobs in Greenup CountyRead More
  • First Lady Glenna Bevin Launches 2019 Kentucky Derby Poster Contest

    February 11, 2019 High school students across Commonwealth invited to participateRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    February 08, 2019 Personnel Board, KBB, KBLCDN, and KBLARead More
  • Flags Lowered to Half-Staff upon the Passing of Rep. John David Dingell, Jr.

    February 08, 2019 Until sunset on Saturday, Feb. 9Read More
  • Owensboro Manufacturer Adding 20 Jobs with Latest Expansion

    February 07, 2019 Stone countertop producer upgrading Daviess County facilityRead More
  • Investment Planned for OFS Brands’ Leitchfield Facility

    February 07, 2019 Company expected to create 105 full-time jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Recovery of $1.3 Million in Coal Severance Funds

    February 07, 2019 DLG will administer refunds to 27 Eastern Kentucky countiesRead More
  • Bevin Administration Files Brief in Ky. Abortion Clinic Transfer Agreement Case

    February 06, 2019 Case currently before U.S. Court of Appeals for Sixth CircuitRead More
  • Gov. Bevin to Lead Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Development Authority

    February 05, 2019 Authority includes Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi and TennesseeRead More
  • Governor Bevin and First Lady Bevin Announce Exciting Results of Shop and Share 2019

    February 05, 2019 Kentuckians have raised over $5.2 million for domestic violence sheltersRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    February 01, 2019 KPEDCA, KCIAOS, and KWCFCRead More