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Metalsa to add 300 jobs at Elizabethtown factory; positions full-time, permanent openings

Metalsa, the Mexico-based manufacturer committed to creating sustainable, socially responsible vehicle structures will add 300 jobs at its Elizabethtown factory effective immediately. The new jobs are needed to meet the increased demand for the company’s signature product, which is vehicle frames for light- and heavy-weight trucks. All positions are full-time, permanent openings for entry-level production...

Dervish to perform Irish music at Berea College’s Stephenson Memorial concert on March 14

Dervish, acclaimed as one of the biggest names in Irish music internationally, will perform at Berea College’s Stephenson Memorial concert on March 14 at 8 p.m. in Phelps Stokes Chapel. Described as “an icon of Irish music” by the BBC and “the most soulful Irish traditional folk band playing today” by Irish journalist and broadcaster Stuart Bailie, Dervish has played at festivals from Rio...

A spectacle in the sky: Jets Over Kentucky week scheduled in July at Lebanon-Springfield Airport

The world’s grandest jet event rolls, loops and spins its way over the skies of Lebanon in July when the 14th annual Jets Over Kentucky week gets underway. Scheduled for July 8-15 at the Lebanon-Springfield Airport, the largest remote control jet show on the planet features nearly 200 pilots from around the world, an aerobatic jet show, private plane tent tours and more. Casual fans and remote...