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The judge temporarily blocked the Kentucky governor’s Covid-19 instructions – the same day he needed masks

Brian Privett, a judge at the Scott County Circuit, issued an injunction against Beshear in a case filed by Ryan Quarles, Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner, and Evans Orchard and Cider Mill, LLC, in which he exercised executive power by the governor during the pandemic questioned. Republican Daniel Cameron, Attorney General of Kentucky, joined the lawsuit last week. In order to enact …

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Eleanor Carol Leavell Barr, wife of the Kentucky Congressman, dies at the age of 39

Eleanor Carol Leavell Barr, Rep. Kentucky Republican wife Andy Barr died Tuesday at the couple’s house in Lexington. She was 39 years old. “Congresswoman Andy Barr’s wife Carol died suddenly tonight at the family home in Lexington,” said Congresswoman Mary Rosado, chief of staff, in a statement on Tuesday evening. “During this tragic period, we respectfully ask Congressman Barr and …

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Sanders, AOC supports Kentucky Progressive, tries to spoil Centrist Dem’s profits against McConnell

Just as a new poll found that Kentucky Democrat Amy McGrath was statistically involved in her US Senate campaign against incumbent Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell, some other news surfaced that could be troublesome for her campaign . McGrath’s main democratic main opponent – MP Charles Booker – received support from two well-known progressives on Tuesday: US Senator Bernie Sanders …

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Miss America and Kentucky former first lady Phyllis George dies

SHUT DOWN Automatic playback Show thumbnails Show subtitles Last slideNext slide Phyllis George, a former Miss America, television personality and ex-wife of Governor John Y. Brown Jr., died in Lexington after an illness. George, who was hospitalized at the University of Kentucky at Albert B. Chandler Hospital, was 70 years old. She died Thursday of complications from a blood disorder …

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The court stops the ban on church mass meetings in Kentucky

Exceptions to the shutdown order by the democratic governor are trips to the grocery store, bank, pharmacy and hardware store. Beshear previously announced that places of worship in Kentucky could resume personal services as of May 20, as part of a broader plan to gradually reopen the state economy. The previous Friday, he explained the requirements for the reopening of …

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The virtual Kentucky Derby just can’t keep up with reality

On Saturday afternoon, they ran a virtual Kentucky Derby on NBC with electronic versions of the great derby horses of all time. The secretariat replaced Citation, which led to a late charge on the rail. When it comes to the Kentucky Derby, Virtual doesn’t come close to reality. Trust me. The virtual Kentucky Derby was driven in place of the …

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The Secretariat overtakes Seattle Slew to win the Kentucky Virtual Derby

The Secretariat won a virtual Kentucky Derby against 12 other Triple Crown winners – 47 years after the chestnut foal won the real Churchill Downs race. The 1¼-mile race with computer-generated images took place on Saturday, the same day the 146th derby was planned until it was postponed by the coronavirus pandemic. The Kentucky Derby was postponed for September 5. …

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The Kentucky Derby, set for today, will list all 13 Triple Crown winners

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The 146th Kentucky Derby is a victim of coronavirus restrictions, but with the magic of technology, a virtual race today, Saturday May 2nd, will include an all-star cast of former champions. At the Triple Crown Showdown, all 13 Triple Crown winners will compete against each other. NBC will broadcast the virtual race at 5:45 p.m. This week, …

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The Kentucky Derby does not take place on Saturday, but a turtle race

A lot of… a lot of… Slower. This year, eight elite turtles will compete against each other as the annual horse race has had to be postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Kentucky Turtle Derby, sponsored by the bourbon brand Old Forester, whose mint julep is the official drink of the Kentucky Derby, will take place on Saturday at …

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