Category: Kentucky

Gov. Beshear, Firestone Industrial Products Break Ground on Whitley County Expansion

WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (Aug. 2, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear joined executives from Firestone Industrial Products Co. LLC and local…

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Gov. Beshear Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 30, 2021) – Gov. Andy Beshear has made the following appointments to Kentucky boards and commissions: Gov….

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Gov. Beshear Orders Flags to Half-Staff In Honor of Kentucky Sailor Killed at Pearl Harbor

Crystal Staley502-545-3714 KY FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 30, 2021) – Gov. Andy Beshear has ordered flags at all state buildings…

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Gov. Beshear Congratulates Second Winners in Kentucky’s ‘Shot at a Million’ Vaccine Incentive Drawing

Governor encouraged Kentuckians to get vaccinated, enter for final drawing FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 30, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear…

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Gov. Beshear, Pratt Paper Announce New Paper Mill for Henderson, Creation of 320-Plus Jobs

HENDERSON, Ky. (July 29, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear and Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman joined executives from Pratt Paper…

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Gov. Beshear Takes Action to Protect Kentucky Families and Unprecedented Economic Progress

Based on federal guidance, school districts should require universal indoor masking FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 29, 2021) – On Thursday during…

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Fruit of the Loom to Create 50 Full-Time Jobs with Distribution Center Expansion in Bowling Green

FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 29, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear announced Bowling Green-based Fruit of the Loom plans to expand…

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Lt. Gov. Coleman Presents $875,000 in Safety Funding for Five Louisville Schools, Campuses

Projects to benefit UofL, JCTC, Western Middle, Byck Elementary, Crums Lane Elementary LOUISVILLE, Ky. (July 28, 2021) – In Louisville…

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Gov. Beshear Announces K-12 School Recommendations in Response to COVID-19 Delta Variant

Masks recommended indoors for all children under 12, unvaccinated Kentuckians 12 and older FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 26, 2021) – Today,…

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Gov. Beshear Presents More Than $1.8 Million in Transportation Funding to Improve Safety at North Oldham Schools

Ceremonial check represents high priority of Gov. Beshear’s administration – safer streets and roads around schools GOSHEN, Ky. (July 26,…

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Gov. Beshear Celebrates Grand Opening of Technology Center Serving Estill and Powell Counties

At $14.7 million facility, students and community members can take advantage of career and technical programs, dual-credit opportunities, job training…

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Gov. Beshear Recommends Award of Over $1 Million for Infrastructure Improvements at Madison County Airport

Project would extend wastewater collection and treatment service BEREA, Ky. (July 23, 2021) – Gov. Andy Beshear today announced his…

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Gov. Beshear Announces $157 Million in Funding for City Governments Across Kentucky

American Rescue Plan Act funds will help non-entitlement cities offset costs from COVID-19 FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 22, 2021) – Thursday,…

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Gov. Beshear Orders Flags to Half-Staff Thursday for Two Kentucky Lawmakers

Crystal Staley or Sebastian Kitchen502-564-2611https://governor.ky.gov Office of the Governor700 Capitol AvenueFrankfortKY40601 Flags at state buildings lowered to honor two…

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Gov. Beshear: Better Kentucky Plan Invests $75 Million to Renovate Vocational Schools

Kentucky School Facilities Construction Commission opens grant applications for Local Area Vocational Education Centers FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 21, 2021) –…

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Fidelity Investments Plans to Create Nearly 600 Jobs in Covington

COVINGTON, Ky. (July 21, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear joined Fidelity Investment leaders celebrating the company’s plans to hire…

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As Kentucky’s Economy Surges, Dollar General Opens 300-Job Distribution Center in Walton

$65 million dry-goods distribution center in Northern Kentucky underscores commonwealth’s key location, ever-growing role in nation’s distribution and logistics industry…

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Gov. Beshear Calls for Independent Review of KSU Finances

Governor issues executive order to provide oversight, protect financial future of vital institution FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 20, 2021) – On…

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