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Lawrenceburg candy company is famous for "Modjeskas"

ANDERSON COUNTY, KENTUCKY-- People who wander into Bauer's Candies, get hit in the nose immediately with a wonderful aroma.Just beyond the lobby, kettles of creamy caramel are cooking for hours a day, five days a week, year-round. Owner Anna Bauer said "We've been around 128 years. The business star


911 radio system endangers police, EMTs

So far as Jason Whitaker knows, Georgetown and Scott County police, firefighters and paramedics rely on a special radio system. "It's a unique system, because there's only three working [similar] systems in the world. There's ours, the Florida State Highway Patrol... and one overseas somewhere," Whi

NEWS-GRAPHIC.COM - 2017-11-25 10:00:00

CastlePost newly renovated, more plans in the works

VERSAILLES, Ky. (WKYT) - The new owners of the castle in Versailles are ready for business after months of renovations at the property. Our news partners at the Herald-Leader took a look inside the castle. They report the owners are now taking reservations for the restaurant and hotel operating in C


Double H BBQ fries up turkeys for Thanksgiving dinners

Double H BBQ on Versailles Road volunteered to deep fry turkeys brought to their restaurant on Thanksgiving Day. Double H BBQ intended to deep fry more than 200 turkeys by day's end. Cash and toy donations were also accepted for the Firefighter Toy Program. Double H BBQ on Versailles Road volunteere

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER - 2017-11-23 22:26:00

Renovated historic building will house new mercantile with coffee shop, boutique

The Amsden, at 151 South Main Street in downtown Versailles, will house Gathered Mercantile, the Amsden Coffee Club and Shop Twenty Something boutique in a renovated historical building. The businesses will open Saturday. Emily Riddle, who co-owns the building with her husband, Alex, is the woman b


Secretary of State meets with advocates to discuss 'patient-centered' medical marijuana legislation

Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes on Tuesday initiated discussions about Kentucky medical marijuana legislation with a panel of experts and advocates in Frankfort. Grimes announced the effort last week. "I came to Frankfort to help people, and there are thousands of Kentuckians who need and


NTSB releases preliminary report on deadly Barren County plane crash

BARREN COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report on a plane crash in Barren County that killed four people earlier this month, but the cause of that crash is still under investigation. However, the NTSB says the pilot did not possess an instru

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 16:43:00

KSP investigating hunting death in Breckinridge County

BRECKINRIDGE COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky State police are investigating a hunting death in Breckinridge County. Investigators said a man shot into an overgrown field surrounded by a wooded area where 39-year-old Nicholas Ford was standing. Ford, a Meade County native, was hit in the back and later

WKYT 27 - 2017-11-24 14:51:00

Region ready for Small Business Saturday

MARTINSBURG - Main Street Martinsburg members will participate in Small Business Saturday today, as well as merchants throughout the region, offering specials and treats for the holiday season. "We encourage local folks to shop local, because it's more than just shopping - it's a celebration of smal

JOURNAL & SUNDAY JOURNAL - 2017-11-25 08:00:00

Fire company to hold breakfast Saturday

The Sharpsburg Volunteer Fire Co. will hold a breakfast Saturday from 7 to 10:30 a.m. at the old fire hall at 100 W. Chapline St. in Sharpsburg. Cost is $7 for a breakfast of sausage gravy, biscuits, fried bacon, scrambled eggs, fried potatoes with onions, orange juice and coffee. Proceeds will supp

HERALDMAILMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-24 04:45:00

Community comes together for dinner

Journal photo/Tim Cook Rodney Fitzgerald, above, a member of Destiny Baptist Church in Martinsburg, gets a plate filled while taking a break from volunteering with the annual All Are Welcome Community Thanksgiving Dinner in Martinsburg. The annual All Are Welcome Community Thanksgiving Dinner took

JOURNAL & SUNDAY JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Holiday shopping season kicks off

That is, the Martinsburg resident meant, shoppers coming out early to get a jump on Black Friday shopping deals. "It's getting earlier and earlier every year," DeBoard observed of the annual Christmas retail extravaganza. Still digesting her family's Thanksgiving meal, DeBoard accompanied her daugh

JOURNAL & SUNDAY JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

A look at local ways to celebrate the season

01 TreeLight-Reindeer ra 11-30-12 Emma Price, 2 1/2 yrs old re-discovers the magic of Christmas in downtown Martinsburg during the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony Friday night. (Journal photo by Ron Agnir) MARTINSBURG -"The Nutty Nutcracker" will be performed at Wonderment Puppet Theatre now throug


Ashburn Restaurant Inspections: Nick's, DC Prime Steakhouse, More

ASHBURN, VA - Loudoun Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in Loudoun County. "In our experience, it is unrealistic to expect that a complex, full-service food operation can routinely avoid any violations," according to Virginia Department of Health's website. Vi


Old Town Holiday Parade is Monday night

More than 70 floats, specialty units and marching bands (the largest to date) will celebrate the holidays by marching the streets of Winchester on Monday night. The parade will be followed by a tree-lighting ceremony on the Loudoun Street Mall. The Old Town Holiday Parade begins at 7 p.m. and takes

WINCHESTER STAR - 2017-11-24 05:10:00

Burned body found on top of Philly train

Updated: 12:11 PM EST Nov 24, 2017 Authorities say a burned body was found on top of a SEPTA regional train at a station in Philadelphia. SEPTA officials would only say a "medical emergency" had occurred at the Jefferson Station in Center City on Thursday. But a police official confirmed that a bo

WGAL - 2017-11-24 17:11:00

Cameron man killed in truck crash identified

HALLSBURG - The man who died Tuesday in a one-vehicle accident near Hallsburg was identified Wednesday as Robert Daniel Davis, 60, of Cameron. Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. D.L. Wilson said the accident happened at about 6:50 a.m. Tuesday, about one-half mile west of Battle Lake Road in McL


Cameron man dies in McLennan County rollover crash

The Texas Department of Public Safety has identified the driver killed Tuesday morning in a single-vehicle rollover crash on State Highway 6 -- roughly half a mile west of Battle Lake Road in McLennan County. The victim was Robert Daniel Davis, 60, of Cameron, according to DPS Trooper D.L. Wilson. H


There are easier ways to get over the river and through the woods

WACO, Tx. (KWTX) Thanksgiving is all about the food, but it's no fun if you can't make it to the meal on time. Here are a few ways to avoid the holiday headaches on the road. These routes are off the beaten path and not as direct, but they may save you some time and stress. Waco to Temple East of


Filings continue for 2018 races

Another candidate has thrown their hat into the ring in the Milam County Judges race in 2018. Jared Melde of Thorndale filed in the Democratic primary late last week to run for County Judge. Frank Summers and Steve Young filed for the Republican primary earlier last week. Others filing for a place o