Regina Catlett elected Vice President for 2020

Regina Catlett, who co-owns the Sebree Banner/Sturgis News and has served as KPA treasurer for the last two years, has been elected Vice President of the organization for 2020. Regina and Dennis Brown, publisher of the Lewis County Herald in Vanceburg, were both recommended by the KPA Board to be elected VP. That recommendation came during the 2019 KPA Fall […]

Inaugural festivities will be featured in photo coverage from KPA, story on swearing-in

Scenes from previous inaugurations provided by KPA; editors have received an email and pdf form to request specific photos of local interest; deadline December 5 to return form to KPA                                 As it has since 2007, KPA will be offering photo coverage of the 2019 […]

Steve McClain named Communications, Public Affairs director for Kentucky Retail Federation

The Kentucky Retail Federation has named Steve McClain of Georgetown as the organization’s new communications and public affairs director. “(Steve’s) experience in reporting on issues at a variety of government levels and his work with associations will prove invaluable to KRF members,” said Tod Griffin, KRF president. McClain is a 1989 graduate of Eastern Kentucky University with a  B.A. in […]

Metro Police sue Courier-Journal to avoid releasing sex abuse scandal records

By Darcy Costello, Louisville Courier Journal The Louisville Metro Police Department has sued The Courier Journal to avoid releasing records in the Explorer Scout sex abuse scandal that roiled city government and led to criminal prosecutions of two of its officers. The move follows an Oct. 24 ruling from the Kentucky attorney general saying the city’s argument that it didn’t possess the […]