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Warren Greer: Andy Beshear’s victory saves the Kentucky Democratic Party’s ‘glass floor’

At long last, Kentucky’s 2019 gubernatorial election is over. As a life-long Democrat and a firm believer in decency and civility, I’m glad Matt Bevin got what he deserved. But I’m also a little sad that Andy Beshear won, because the elitist faction of the Kentucky Democratic Party (KDP) now has new life and was not as fully exposed as it otherwise would have been. Just think what the storylines...

History Mobile brings Kentucky, Civil War history to Henry Clay High School students

(Photo from FCPS)   Henry Clay students took a step back in time when they stepped inside the HistoryMobile, parked behind their high school for daylong class rotations. That’s where they met Henry Clay the statesman, Union soldier Ben Buckner, Associate Justice John Marshall Harlan and other colorful characters from the past.   The Kentucky Historical Society’s mobile museum and learning...