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Foster, adoptive parents honored; families recognized for permanent, transitional childcare

Gov. Matt Bevin and officials within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and the Kentucky Department for Community Based Services recently honored several families from across the state for their service as adoptive and foster parents to some of the state’s most vulnerable children. Bevin recognized the families for providing stability to children in foster care. “I truly could not thank...

Central Kentucky Riding for Hope names Pete Hester, Chris Johnson to Board of Directors

Pete Hester Central Kentucky Riding for Hope, which offers a variety of equine-assisted activities and therapies at its base in the Kentucky Horse Park, is pleased to welcome Pete Hester, MD and Chris Johnson to its Board of Directors. Originally from Garden City, New York, Dr. Hester is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania. After completing his Sports Medicine and Shoulder Fellowship at the...