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Grimes leads Election Integrity Task Force post-election meeting to evaluate Ky’s voting process

Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes on Tuesday led the Election Integrity Task Force (“EITF”) in post-election discussions concerning Kentucky’s Primary Election that occurred on May 21. Created by Grimes in 2012, the Task Force meets prior to election day and after to discuss any irregularities and continues to coordinate efforts to protect the elections. The Task Force is...

Kentucky Real Estate Commission introduces new online licensing process for applicants

The Kentucky Real Estate Commission (KREC) announces a new online licensing process for all applicants for a real estate license. Applicants will now be able to apply and pay for their professional license through the KREC website at https://krec.ky.gov. “Our priority for the Public Protection Cabinet (PPC), which includes the Real Estate Commission, is to provide exceptional service to everyone...

Nicholasville teens sentenced to federal prison for Snapchat cyberstalking; threatened school shooting

Kentucky Today Two Nicholasville teenagers sentenced to federal prison for using social media to harass and intimidate an acquaintance and threaten a shooting at a Jessamine County school.    
On Friday, U. S. District Judge Danny C. Reeves sentenced 18-year-old Tristan H. Kelly to 21 months and 19-year-old Cody T. Ritchey received 27 months after they each pleaded guilty in June to one count of...