Tom Latek, Author at Jessamine Journal

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COVID numbers on rise in Kentucky

There was not much good news to be found in Kentucky’s weekly COVID-19 report that was issued on Monday, as the number of new cases, ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Tuesday, June 7, 2022 11:44 am


Counterfeit watches seized by customs in Louisville

Kentucky Today U. S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Louisville seized a parcel containing counterfeit designers watches that, if real, would have had a ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Monday, June 6, 2022 5:42 pm

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Lawmakers override vetoes, including education and transgender sports bills

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Gov. Andy Beshear vetoed some two dozen bills passed by the General Assembly during the last two days before their 10-day ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Thursday, April 14, 2022 7:58 am

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Monday deadline for filing state income tax

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The Kentucky Department of Revenue is reminding taxpayers the 2021 state individual income tax filing deadline is just a few days ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, April 13, 2022 9:07 am

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Governor Signs Bill Into Law That Makes Churches Essential In Emergency

FRANKFORT – Legislation that would keep a governmental entity from banning religious services during an emergency to a greater extent than imposed on other organizations ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Sunday, April 10, 2022 7:00 am


COVID cases fall for 5th consecutive week; Mask mandate dropped Tuesday for state employees

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The number of new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky is now in its fifth straight week of sharp declines, prompting Gov. ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Tuesday, March 1, 2022 12:12 am

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Suspect in fatal shooting at former lawmaker’s home arrested

RICHMOND, Ky. (KT) – A northern Kentucky man who is accused of killing a Madison County woman and wounding her father, a former state lawmaker, ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Tuesday, March 1, 2022 12:06 am

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County fiscal court redistricting postponed until next year

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Legislation to postpone redistricting in county fiscal court races until next year was signed into law Friday by Gov. Andy Beshear. ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Monday, February 28, 2022 10:42 am

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Bill allowing pay raise for KSP adopted in House

A bill to make a large pay raise contained in the state budget for Kentucky State Police and Commercial Vehicle Enforcement officers a permanent part ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Friday, February 11, 2022 11:08 pm


Legislation would require athletic participation based on biological sex

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Legislation to require students K-12 to play on teams based on their biological sex, and not the sex that they identify ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Friday, February 11, 2022 6:53 am

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