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Bible literacy bill headed to governor’s desk

A bill that would require the state Board of Education to develop guidelines for Bible literacy courses is on its way to Republican Gov. Matt Bevin's desk.

Sports concussion protocol bill sent to governor

The Kentucky Senate has given final approval to a bill dealing with student athlete safety.

Cheers: Bill would let Kentucky bars buy vintage whiskeys

State lawmakers passed a bill that allows vintage bottles of spirits to be put back into circulation in Kentucky.

House OKs bill targeting Planned Parenthood in Kentucky

Kentucky lawmakers have voted to send a message to Planned Parenthood.

Bill to allow charter schools clears Kentucky House

The mayors of Kentucky's two largest cities could create charter schools that would be exempt from state regulations under a bill that has cleared a House committee.

Kentucky bill would allow golf carts to deliver package

Golf carts could become part of a package-delivery company's fleet if a bill advancing in the Kentucky legislature becomes law.

Bill to create medical review panels passes Kentucky House

The Kentucky House has passed a bill to shake up the state's medical malpractice system by creating panels of medical providers to review cases.

Bill aimed at helping foster children wins final approval

Kentucky children could be placed with close family friends after being removed from their homes under a bill that has won final legislative approval.

Kentucky Senate sends pension bill to Gov. Matt Bevin’s desk

The Kentucky state Senate has agreed to make changes to three of the state's public pension systems.

Bill would double campaign contribution limits in Kentucky

The Republican-controlled state Senate has voted to double how much money people can donate to political campaigns.

Ky. Senate votes to toughen penalty for heroin trafficking

The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill that would lead to tougher penalties for people convicted of trafficking in smaller amounts of heroin or fentanyl.

Linus Could Still Talk About Christmas Under Kentucky Bill

Linus could still explain the true meaning of Christmas to Charlie Brown under a bill approved by the Kentucky Senate.

State of the Commonwealth: Bevin Says Tax Plan Will Not be Neutral

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin said some people will have to pay more under a proposal to overhaul the state's tax code.

Bevin speaks to Kentucky Senate in impromptu visit

Gov. Matt Bevin has made an impromptu visit to the Kentucky Senate to thank lawmakers for a long day of work on a stack of legislation.

Senate votes to toughen penalty for attacking police dogs

The Kentucky Senate has voted to toughen the penalty for attacking and wounding police dogs.

Craft breweries win battle over who can distribute alcohol

Craft breweries won a victory over Anheuser-Busch after the state Senate voted to force the beverage giant to sell the two Kentucky companies it owns that distributes its products.

Student free-speech bill passes Kentucky Senate

A bill touted by its supporters as providing a guide to Kentucky's public schools on the religious and political free-speech protections of students has passed the state Senate.

Ky. Senate passes bills in flurry of action

Kentucky Senate Republicans have passed bills dealing with abortion, medical malpractice and the prevailing wage in a flurry of action that drew objections from Democrats.

Ky. Senate Republicans to elect leaders on Tuesday

The Republican majority in the state Senate will choose its leaders for the upcoming legislative session during a closed-door meeting on Tuesday.

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Lexington gears up to light the sky while social distancing

For those who decide to get a closer view of the fireworks downtown, the city says to stay in your car.