RICHMOND — Children of all ages came to the Valentine's party Monday at the Madison County Public Library-Richmond to make custom valentines and play “crazy Valentine games.
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Martin Brock, an EKU chemistry professor, breathes onto liquid nitrogen used Thursday to freeze a beehive section.
Bee-ing in the know
Bee lovers were buzzing around Eastern Kentucky University this week for the Eastern Apicultural Society’s 2014 conference.
Hobbyists, scientists and apiarists traveled from as far as Canada, France and New Zealand, as well as many states, to spend the week exploring numerous aspects of bees.
Store employee charged with taking $10,000
Tanya R. Horn, 33, of Darlene Court, pilfered $10,196 in cash from Posh Tots on Meridian Way over the course of two years, according to a Richmond Police report.
Madison County Fair paid admissions total 10,000 by Tuesday
Approximately 10,000 people had purchased tickets to the Madison County Fair by Tuesday evening, Billy Tudor, fair board president said Wednesday morning.
The count does not include Sunday’s Family Fun Day, which offered free admission, Tudor said.
Babies, toddlers crowned at Madison County Fair
Airport getting $600,000 in federal funds
On July 14, Gov. Steve Beshear announced the Madison Airport and the Eastern Kentucky University aviation program would be receiving $1.1 million for expanded and improved facilities.
On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Andy Barr, R-Sixth District, announced the airport also would benefit from $600,000 in Federal Aviation Administration funds.
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GLENMORE: King claims county crown again
Ninety-five players teed it up over the weekend at Gibson Bay in the annual Madison County Championship and defending title holder Eric King of Somerset reigned supreme again.
SWIMMING: Fuller, Meeker and Lakes win state titles
A trio of local swimmers claimed titles recently at the Kentucky Long Course State Championships.
5K Glo Run scheduled for Aug. 8 at Caudill Middle
For the second-straight year, the B. Michael Caudill football team is playing host to a 5k Glo Run.
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Bee on the lookout as beekeepers convene
Summer vacation season is in full swing, and I had the pleasure of spending the last week and a half filling in at the Farm Store while the store manager, Bethany Pratt, got a welcome respite soaking up the beauty of Ireland.
- Cicada-killer wasps are here
- Converting from year-round calving to a controlled breeding season
- Bee on the lookout as beekeepers convene
Starting over at Head Start
All I ever wanted to be was a journalist. Having worked on my high school and college newspapers, I knew it was the career for me.
I love talking to people, listening to their stories, being creative every day and experiencing new things. But as you know, news happens outside the hours of 9 to 5, and my job here at the Register rarely stayed within that time frame.
- They don’t make strawberries as they did back in the old days
- Baby boomers have let technology rob their grandchildren of the joys of youth
- Starting over at Head Start