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'March for Equality and Social Justice' set for Murray on Jan. 21
March starts at Faculty Hall on MSU Campus
'March for Equality and Social Justice' set for Murray on Jan. 21

Updated: Who, what, where, when supplied by March co-organizer, Peter Murphy for Saturday morning March for Equality and Social Justice in Murray.

Schedule and March information follow.

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Yarmuth Elected Ranking Member of House Budget Committee
Rep. John Yarmuth will be ranking Democratic member on House Budget Committee
Yarmuth Elected Ranking Member of House Budget Committee

WASHINGTON - House Democrats voted to elect Congressman John Yarmuth (KY-3) of Louisville as Ranking Member of the powerful House Budget Committee for the 115th Congress, set to begin in January. Yarmuth was elected unanimously by the Caucus's 198 members.

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Politics & Government

Delta Regional Authority, state and local partners invest $13 million to strengthen Kentucky's workforce, infrastructure, and economy
DRA Chair Chris Masingill, Gov. Matt Bevin and Merryman Kemp at announcement of DRA Merryman House funding
Delta Regional Authority, state and local partners invest $13 million to strengthen Kentucky's workforce, infrastructure, and economy

The Delta Regional Commission announced multiple programs to help communities in West Kentucky. Among them, the Merryman House in Paducah. Merryman Kemp led a campaign for safe housing for survivors of domestic abuse. The DRA is kicking in $256,500 toward expansion of the Paducah facility. Total project cost will be $2.185 million. For other projects, follow the jump.

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Governor reorganizes Kentucky Arts Council

Only four members of the pre-Bevin Kentucky Arts Council kept their seats. Cadiz resident Paul Fourshee is a hold over and the only member from west of Bowling Green.

Executive Director Lori Meadows resigned from the post she held since 2005. Ironically, also off the board is Darlene Mazzone, whose Paducah Life magazine just won the media award in the Governor's Awards.


Read more here: http://www.kentucky.com/entertainment/article115729833.html#storylink=cpy

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Homestead Exemption increases by $700

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Dec. 1, 2016) - The maximum homestead exemption on real estate owned by qualified persons has been set at $37,600 for the 2017 and 2018 tax periods. The 2017-2018 exemption reflects a $700 increase over the 2015 - 2016 exemption of $36,900.

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Education

PTHS Senior Michael-Ellen Walden recognized
Michael-Ellen Walden, PTHS senior.
PTHS Senior Michael-Ellen Walden recognized

PTHS senior Michael-Ellen Walden has been named a Commended Student in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship program.

About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise.

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Travel & Tourism

Discovery Park of America December schedule
Discovery Park of America December schedule

Santa Claus, miles of Christmas lights, dinosaurs and music are December attractions at the Discovery Park of America.

Schedule follows the jump.

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Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! KYDOT ready for white stuff
Snow is coming. Maybe not soon. But it\'s coming.
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! KYDOT ready for white stuff

The Cabinet is winter-ready, fully stocked with a supply of 431,200 tons of salt, 1.1 million gallons of salt brine and 1.1 million gallons of calcium chloride.

The Cabinet has approximately 980 deployable trucks and plows among the 125 snow and ice front line maintenance crews. Another 451 contracted trucks are available to assist in snow and ice operations.

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