Governor names replacements for judge-executive positions in Estill and Simpson Counties

Appointments have been named for vacant judge-executive vacancies in Estill and Simpson Counties. Kevin Williams, of Irvine, has been as Judge-Executive of Estill County, replacing Wallace Taylor, who has resigned, and James “Jamie” Spears, of Franklin, has been named Judge-Executive of Simpson County, to replace Jim Henderson, who is resigning to accept a role with the Kentucky Association of...

Dominion Senior Living celebrates grand opening of first Kentucky community in Richmond

Dominion Senior Living recently held the grand opening of its new personal care and memory care community, Dominion Senior Living of Richmond. The senior living community hosted a ribbon cutting and open house at the community, located at 200 Meridian Way. The free public event featured door prizes and delicious Kentucky-themed refreshments for guests to enjoy. Representatives from Dominion Senior...

Robert Treadway: Earle Combs – ‘Kentucky Colonel’ of baseball, world-class gentleman

Earle Combs is one of only four Kentuckians in the Baseball Hall of Fame (Photo from public domain)   From time to time, one sees lists of someone’s opinion on who are Kentucky’s greatest athletes, and while each list is different, there are the usual candidates (Muhammad Ali, Dan Issel). One of those usual candidates used to be baseball Hall of Famer Earle Combs, born in Pebworth,...