Author: WNKY Staff

South Central Bank in Glasgow to hold free breakfast for veterans

GLASGOW, Ky. – South Central Bank is holding its 13th Annual Veterans Breakfast on at 7 a.m. Friday in Glasgow at the South Central Bank Operations Center. This is a complimentary breakfast to all active and retired military, as well as first responders.  This evolved from an employee-led initiative where employees prepared the meal to now it is catered by…

Kentucky Governor

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Schools offer certification for employability skills

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Officials say programs at Murray State University and Bluegrass Community and Technical College offer a certification ensuring graduates have essential employability skills that employers say are often lacking. A statement from the Council on Postsecondary Education says the Essential Employability Qualities certification tells employers that academic programs integrate skills into the curriculum including communication, collaboration, problem…

Kentucky man accused of school threats wants to plead guilty

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (AP) — A man accused of having a detailed plan to attack several Kentucky schools has notified authorities that he now wants to plead guilty. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports 22-year-old Dylan Jarrell, of Lawrenceburg, has requested a re-arraignment date to enter the plea. The request comes just weeks before his scheduled trial. He initially pleaded not guilty to…

Kentucky voters look to settle gubernatorial grudge match

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s political grudge match between Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear went to the voters to settle Tuesday, hours after the incumbent governor received a ringing presidential endorsement as he tried to overcome a tenacious challenger bearing a well-known last name. The bitterly fought campaign ended with a major election-eve splash —…