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LexPhil appoints Kelly Corcoran as Interim Artistic Advisor; position to be contracted for 12-18 months

The Lexington Philharmonic has announced the appointment of Kelly Corcoran as Interim Artistic Advisor. The Interim Artistic Advisor is a new position created to provide artistic guidance during the 2020-21 season and beyond, until LexPhil is able to safely resume the Music Director & Conductor Search. “I’m looking forward to connecting with the Lexington community and working together during...

Beshear appoints experienced leader Cookie Crews as commissioner of Department of Corrections

Gov. Andy Beshear has announced the appointment of Cookie Crews as commissioner of the Department of Corrections. “Cookie Crews knows our corrections system and is well suited to lead this department during a trying time for the agency, our employees and the inmates,” said Beshear. “She is a dedicated, experienced leader who has worked at every level of the agency.” Crews is a 36-year veteran...