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News

Extended unemployment payments to end for nearly 5,000 Kentuckians

The U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) has decided to abruptly end extended unemployment insurance payments for Kentuckians. Extended benefit payments for 4,723 claimants will cease ... Read more

by Special to The Advocate-Messenger, Friday, November 27, 2020 7:00 am

News

UK launches virtual support group for adopted Ky. teens

By Lindsey Piercy University of Kentucky In Kentucky, there are nearly 10,000 young people in foster care, of which nearly one-third are waiting for their ... Read more

by Special to The Advocate-Messenger, Friday, November 27, 2020 6:30 am

Danville Sports

Howe signs to play baseball at Kentucky

Christian Howe, a right-handed pitcher-third baseman at Danville, signed a letter-of-intent Monday to play for the University of Kentucky. Howe went 6-2 with 69 strikeouts in 50 ... Read more

by Special to The Advocate-Messenger, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 7:30 am

Boyle County Sports

Farthing will swim for University of the Cumberlands

Boyle County High School senior Creed Farthing signs with University of the Cumberlands swim team. He is a member of the BCHS swim team and ... Read more

by Special to The Advocate-Messenger, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 7:00 am

Opinion

Homelessness: What can our community do differently?

Consider these two stories. A man shows up at a local hotel, asking for a room for the night. When asked to pay, he has ... Read more

by Special to The Advocate-Messenger, Thursday, November 19, 2020 1:03 pm

Danville Sports

Wood signs to play for Louisville

Ethan Wood, a right-handed pitcher-infielder at Danville, signed a letter-of-intent to play for the University of Louisville on Wednesday. Wood earned all-state recognition as a ... Read more

by Special to The Advocate-Messenger, Thursday, November 12, 2020 1:13 pm

Opinion

Veterans Day – Honoring those who make Election Days possible

I am certain that I am not the only one grateful to have the election almost entirely behind us and that Kentucky’s next regular election ... Read more

by Special to The Advocate-Messenger, Wednesday, November 11, 2020 7:51 am

Opinion

A salute to our veterans

By Sen. Rick Girdler As the end of 2020 quickly approaches, we pause to observe Veterans Day. I cannot think of a better national holiday ... Read more

by Special to The Advocate-Messenger, Tuesday, November 10, 2020 3:12 pm

Opinion

Fight against drug addiction must include help from criminal justice system

By Tim Robinson and Ben Chandler At a moment when many people are finding it difficult to see eye-to-eye with their fellow Kentuckians, there’s one ... Read more

by Special to The Advocate-Messenger, Monday, November 9, 2020 1:15 pm

News

7th annual Pints for Pets returns as week-long virtual fundraiser

  By Kari Kuh Danville-Boyle County Humane Society As this crazy year winds down to its end, the 7th annual Pints for Pets ‘Mask’querade presented ... Read more

by Special to The Advocate-Messenger, Thursday, November 5, 2020 8:33 am

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