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Statue of heroic Korean War horse Sgt. Reckless to be dedicated at Kentucky Horse Park on May 12

A larger-than-life, 1,000-pound statue of Sgt. Reckless, the heroic Korean War horse, will be unveiled at a dedication ceremony at the Kentucky Horse Park on May 12 at 1 p.m. The dedication of the statue at the park follows a more than two-year effort by Marine Corps veterans and private citizens who have been actively involved in nationwide efforts to raise money to place the statue at the park. Although...

Casey County native achieves success through perseverance in the face of life’s many obstacles

Casey County native April Polston could never have imagined the year she turned 30 would also be the year she would become a widow and find herself the sole provider for her two boys. Polston, now 31, said although last year was difficult, giving up never crossed her mind. Instead, she pushed ahead in her college coursework and became more determined than ever to succeed. Polston married her high school...