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State paid $225,000 to remove Jefferson Davis statue from Rotunda

A Lexington company was given a no-bid contract by the state to remove the Jefferson Davis statue, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

Caucus suggests woman replace Davis statue

Group lists eight potential candidates

Charles Young posthumously promoted to honorary rank of Brigadier General

As part of the Legislative Black History Month Celebration, Gov. Andy Beshear posthumously promoted Colonel Charles Young to the honorary rank of Brigadier General in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

State Capitol Christmas Tree and Rotunda Lighting Monday

With help from Santa Claus, Governor Matt Bevin pulled a Christmas tree-shaped lever Monday night to light a tree in front of the State Capitol to kick off the holiday season.

3 being inducted into Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame

Three Kentucky educators are being inducted into the Gov. Louie B. Nunn Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame in Frankfort.

Kentucky artists’ work exhibited at Capitol

Nearly two dozen Kentucky artists are represented in this year's Governor's Derby Exhibit, which is now on display in the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort.

Black History Month celebrated in Frankfort

Legislators took part in the 13th annual Legislative Black History Month Celebration in the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort on Wednesday.

State memorializes former Senator Powers in Capitol Rotunda

Former Kentucky Senator Georgia Davis Powers will lie in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort on Thursday, February 4th from 1:30-4:00 PM, followed by a funeral service and interment in Louisville on Friday, February 5th.

Opinions on Jefferson Davis statue wanted

Share your thoughts with the Kentucky Division of Historic Properties

Conway supports moving Jefferson Davis statue

Democratic gubernatorial nominee Jack Conway has joined the effort to remove the Jefferson Davis statue from the Kentucky Capitol rotunda in Frankfort.

Governor requests review of Jefferson Davis statue, others in Captiol Rotunda

Governor Steve Beshear wants the public's input as well as the advice of state historians on all the art in the Capitol Rotunda, including the statue of Confederacy President Jefferson Davis.

Kentucky Teacher of the Year to be announced

Kentucky's 2015 Teacher of the Year is being announced during a ceremony Thursday in the state Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort.

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