Unemployment rates in Kentucky reach new lows

Posted May 29, 2018 at 2:38 pm

Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for March 2018 was the lowest recorded mark for the state since the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics began providing data in 1976, according to a news release affirmed recently.

The jobless rate was four (4) percent in March, which was down from a revised 4.1 percent rate for February. Kentucky’s unemployment rate was 5.2 percent in March 2017.

Kentucky’s rate in March was also below the national rate of 4.1 percent. The U.S. jobless rate in April dropped to 3.9 percent while Clinton County unemployment in March this year was about steady at 5.6 percent.

“Kentucky’s unemployment continued to improve in March with employers adding 1,200 jobs and (the) unemployment rate declining to four percent,” said Chris Bollinger, director of

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    Grand jury returns several multi-count indictments

    Posted May 25, 2018 at 9:58 am

    The Clinton County Grand Jury met in regular session Thursday, May 10 and returned several true bills, with the majority of indictments handed down in open Circuit Court containing multiple charges.

    The following indictments were returned by the

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    KSP busts chicken fighting

    Posted May 16, 2018 at 1:48 pm

    operation, 80 citations handed out

    On Saturday, May 12, 2018, Kentucky State Police Trooper Jason Warinner received a complaint in regards to a chicken fighting operation located in Albany, Kentucky.

    The complaint gave details saying

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    Greensburg man accepts plea in Albany high speed chase

    Posted March 7, 2018 at 10:23 am

    A Greensburg, Kentucky man who led law enforcement authorities on a wild chase through the streets of Albany early last November, putting lives in danger and causing damage to vehicle and property, has accepted a plea agreement in Clinton Circuit Court.

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    Fiscal court holds short special meeting

    Posted March 7, 2018 at 10:10 am

    Clinton Fiscal Court held a brief call meeting Monday morning, March 5 with five of six members present and two items of business on the agenda.

    The court first accepted a check in the amount of $17,500

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    Clinton Circuit Court term held

    Posted March 7, 2018 at 10:09 am

    The monthly term of Clinton Circuit Court was held last Thursday, March 1 with Circuit Judge David L. Williams presiding over another heavy calendar.

    The following are cases in which some type of final resolution was

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    February term of Clinton Circuit Court

    Posted February 28, 2018 at 10:15 am

    A busy term of Clinton Circuit Court was held on February 8 with Circuit Judge David L. Williams presiding over a large caseload.

    The following are cases in which sentencing occurred, agreements were reached, trial dates

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