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Reenactors go back in time as they camp at Fort Boonesborough
Having a ‘blast’ is not an understatement for those attending this weekend’s French and Indian War Encampment at Fort Boonesborough on Saturday.
City of Somerset starts selling gas
Somerset’s city hall ventured into the retail gas business Saturday, opening a municipal-run filling station that supporters call a benefit for motorists and critics denounce as a taxpayer-supported swipe at the free market.
70th annual county fair starts Thursday
Kids will scream, pigs may squeal, truck engines will roar and beauty queens may shed a tear or two.
McConnell: Obama waging war on business, not just coal
U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., regularly accuses President Barack Obama of waging a “War on Coal,” but he went further Friday in an address to the Richmond Chamber of Commerce.
RPD: Man falls through ceiling attempting to elude police
When Richmond Police went to Cody Shelton’s Kristin Drive apartment at 9:44 p.m. Wednesday to arrest him on a parole-violation charge, they said he attempted to elude them by hiding in the attic crawl space.
Planning for reuse of depot facilities wins award
The Bluegrass Area Development District’s contribution to a study on reuse of chemical weapons destruction facilities at the Blue Grass Army Depot will be recognized next month by the National Association of Development Organizations.
Downtown: Alive and thriving
New and expanding businesses on Second and Third Streets in downtown Richmond are adding to the excitement of a resurgent city center.
‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ performed under the stars
After its barn theater in Battlefield Park was no longer useable, actors associated with the Rose Barn Theater were in search of a venue.
Sarah Evans, a Rose Barn director, proposed that the Berea Festival of Learnshops sponsor a play that learnshop participants and the community could enjoy in the evenings.
Man indicted in Manhattan Club shooting
A man charged in a May 20 shooting at the Manhattan Club in which a man was wounded was indicted Wednesday by a Madison County grand jury.
Local burglary suspect found in Texas border town
A man wanted in Madison County on burglary and criminal mischief charges since March was arrested July 11 by the U.S. Marshal Service in Brownsville, Texas, on the Mexican board.
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