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11:55 am
Wed December 10, 2008

Silberman Wins Second "Super Of The Year" Honor

Lexington, KY – Silberman received the honor yesterday in Louisville during the annual meeting of the Kentucky Association of School Administrators. Silberman will find out tomorrow whether he is one of four finalists for the national award. Silberman has been head of the state's second-largest school district since 2004.
This is Silberman's second "Super of the Year honor". He also won it during his tenure as Daviess County Public Schools' Superintendent prior to coming to Lexington.

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9:13 am
Wed December 10, 2008

CPE Selects New Permanent President

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12:06 am
Wed December 10, 2008

Kentucky Economy "Still Gloomy"

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5:07 am
Mon December 8, 2008

UK Announces Plans To Construct "Digital Village"

Lexington, KY – UK President Lee Todd, joined Lexington Mayor Jim Newberry and three major private contributors to unveil the first two phases of the project during a ceremony today / Monday. Todd says the Digital Village is the university's first construction project that'll be funded by private donations, with matching funds coming from the state's "Bucks For Brains" program.

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4:56 am
Mon December 8, 2008

Beshear - Mongiardo Accepting 10% Pay Cuts

Frankfort, KY – Later this week, Governor Beshear will announce how the administration will deal with a projected 456-million dollar state revenue shortfall. He warns his plan will require sacrifices by everyone in state government, and he and Lt. Gov. Dan Mongiardo will begin by taking ten percent pay cuts in the next calendar year. "It's obvious that this is not going to substantially affect the shortfall. But it's a symbol."

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11:12 am
Fri December 5, 2008

Beshear Offers Candid, Yet Positive Assessment Of First Year In Office

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10:59 am
Fri December 5, 2008

Two Kentucky Lawmakers Absent As Big Three Return To DC

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4:03 am
Fri December 5, 2008

Governor Beshear Laments Limping Economy In Weekly Radio Address

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has made the state's ailing economy the focus of his weekly radio address.

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2:59 am
Fri December 5, 2008

Beshear's Office Going Over Spending Cut Proposals

Frankfort, KY – Spending reduction proposals from state agencies and universities are pouring in to the governor's budget office. Governor Beshear will use the information to craft a plan for addressing a projected 456-million dollar revenue shortfall. After that, he will take his plan to the people. "I want to get out in some locations and reach as broadly as I can our people to explain to them what our situation is. And then, show them some of the options that we've got."

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2:57 am
Fri December 5, 2008

McConnell Weighs In On Auto Bailout

Louisville, KY – The leaders of GM, Ford and Chrysler have been making their case this week

in Washington for a $34 billion government bailout.

McConnell and his Capitol Hill colleagues will debate the matter when the lame-duck

session of Congress resumes next week.

(i haven't decided yet which course i think is best. one thing is not in dispute,

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