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Friends, colleagues, public invited to celebrate the life of KyForward’s Gene Clabes who died Friday

A celebration of life reception will be held Saturday for NKyTribune Associate Editor and KyForward.com founder Gene Clabes who died Friday in Northern Kentucky. “We promised Gene a party, so here it is,” said Judy Clabes, editor of the NKyTribune and his wife of 54 years. “His is an accomplished and purposeful life that deserves a celebration.” The event will be held on Saturday, 3-8 p.m.,...

Rep. Mike Denham: Ford was more than a statesman; laid foundation for generations

  FRANKFORT – Late last week, Kentucky lost one of its true statesmen with the passing of former U.S. Senator Wendell Ford.   Since then, there have been numerous accolades about his many accomplishments in Washington, D.C. – from helping to write and pass the Family and Medical Leave Act and the Motor Voter Act to promoting Kentucky’s signature coal and tobacco industries – but it...