Six Kentucky tech companies will receive $1.9 million in state matching funds to stimulate technological innovation in the commonwealth while fueling growth and job creation for technology-based startups and small businesses.
Fibonacci company leaders, along with state and local officials, opened its $5.8 million-plus, 25-job HempWood manufacturing facility in Murray, Kentucky.
The Commonwealth of Kentucky has received more than $7.1 million in AmeriCorps federal funding for 21 programs with over 900 members. Organizations are selected for grants based on their plans to engage AmeriCorps members in evidence-based or evidence-informed interventions to strengthen communities.
The Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training (DOCJT) is launching a new initiative that will allow basic training recruits to earn an associate’s degree at no charge, helping boost recruitment for law enforcement agencies across the state.
Rochester Dam making improvements to the barrier at the lock and public safety while striving to keep the historical dam intact.
Phoenix Paper LLC plans to invest $200 million to build a paper recycling facility on the grounds of the Wickliffe mill it purchased only a year ago.
Northern Kentucky University’s nationally ranked cybersecurity program is acknowledged for academic excellence in preparing the next generation of leaders.
Dippin’ Dots headquarters announced a $3.3 billion expansion, expected to create 28 new full-time jobs.
Total tourism spending tops $1.3 billion in Louisville with the top two expenditures being lodging (39%) and food/beverage at restaurants (25%).
WellCare of Kentucky will be offering a new online program to help members find social services and get jobs called WellCare Works.