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You Asked: Could Franklin County high school graduations fit in Exum center? - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. For many years, Franklin County high school graduates did not have to leave Frankfort to receive their ...



Mike Strange: Most prized possession? This one goes all the way back to high school  Knoxville News Sentinel

What's your most prized possession? Your parents and kids don't count. We're talking inanimate objects. The vote here is my high school letter jacket.



Franklin Co. High School Class of 1973 to have reunion - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

The Franklin County High School Class of 1973 will have its 45-year reunion at the Downtown Concert Series at 7 p.m. on Aug. 24. The class will also have an ...



Ky. Dance Academy, Humane Society partner for pet-themed campaign - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Coming to advertising near you: “The Muttcracker,” presented by the Kentucky Dance Academy and the ...



Franklin County Flyers hold off Western Hills' Wandale Robinson - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

The Franklin County High School football team built an early 21-0 lead against Western Hills Friday night in the season opener for both teams at WHHS, and the ...



Midway University to offer dual credit for Franklin County High Schools – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

MIDWAY, Ky. (June 13, 2018) – Midway University has announced that it has entered into a partnership with both Franklin County High School and Western ...



School board candidates scramble to comply with new transcript requirement - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A new statewide requirement has would-be school board candidates praying that a dog didn't eat their ...



Sheriff: Two Franklin County school threats unsubstantiated; one under investigation - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Two of the three shooting threats at local high schools over the past two days are unsubstantiated, said ...



Eight candidates file for school board races - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Eight candidates filed for four seats on two local school boards prior to Tuesday's 4 p.m. filing deadline.



FCS officially names new conceptual high school after 'icon,' former board member - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Franklin County Public Schools officially named its new conceptual high school after former longtime board member William Cofield. Details emerged during a ...



Former FPD chief to be FCS school safety coordinator - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Franklin County Schools has chosen its first school safety coordinator, and he is a familiar face in Frankfort.



A white lie and white lines: The birth of a Kentucky football star  Lexington Herald-Leader

Western Hills High School senior Wandale Robinson started playing football when he was 5 years old. It wasn't in Frankfort — the city didn't offer tackle football ...



Franklin County High School bids farewell to seniors, principal and superintendent - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Franklin County High School Graduation 2017. Parents cheer their Franklin County High School graduates.



Franklin County comes together to raise money for shooting victims  WKYT

When Franklin County and Western Hills took the court Friday night, you didn't see two teams, you saw one. Each player wore shirts saying '#MarshallStrong.'



FCHS Hall of Fame inductee serves community for 30 years - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. For 30 years, a man originally from Salem, Virginia, has been serving the Frankfort community in more ways ...



Two Frankfort men nabbed in drug bust - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Two Frankfort men are behind bars after Franklin County sheriff's deputies and narcotics detectives confiscated a significant amount of crystal methamphetamine ...



Father Says Western Hills Star Wandale Robinson Just “Different” Than Most Players  LEX18 Lexington KY News

By LARRY VAUGHT. Speed is a big reason for Western Hills star Wandale Robinson's success. However, Robinson's father, Dale, says there's more than just ...



FHS ranked 19th best high school in Kentucky - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. One of Kentucky's top 20 high schools is located in Franklin County, according to a national magazine. In U.S. ...



Community support needed for Project Graduation - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Franklin County high schools need the community's help to give students a safe graduation celebration.



City, county agree on Sunday alcohol sales - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Stores and other establishments in the city and county may be selling alcohol from 11 a.m. to midnight on ...



Local high schoolers trek out of classroom for real-life skills - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

High school seniors in Franklin County on Tuesday moved outside of the classroom to learn real-life skills. At Buck Run Baptist Church, seniors from Western ...



'Freak' Saturday storms cause flooding across Franklin County - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. In just over than an hour, Franklin County pivoted from a serene Saturday to one doused with between 3 and ...



Franklin County Circuit Court indictments (Sept. 25) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

James Jackson, 29, no hometown given, first-degree enhanced trafficking in a controlled substance (more than or equal to 2 grams methamphetamine), second ...



Franklin County Circuit Court indictments (Sept. 4) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Jordan Nicole Abell, 37, of Frankfort, two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (more than or equal to 2 grams methamphetamine), first ...



Boys soccer: Franklin Co. closes tournament with title - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Franklin County's boys soccer team opened the Rotary Capital City Classic with a loss to Anderson County.



Local police, fire departments teach safety at KSU research farm - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Local first responders on Wednesday taught about 70 young adults tips and techniques to be safer in ...



Teacher receives $15000 check from McConnell Foundation - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. One teacher in Franklin County won a large sum of money at the end of the school year. On Friday, Elkhorn ...



All-county greats: Franklin County's Kindall Talley, Frankfort's Jonathan Tillman named State Journal MVPs - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Kindall Talley played a big role in the run of three regional championships for Franklin County's girls basketball team. Jonathan Tillman helped Frankfort High's ...



Her brother’s never going to miss her basketball games. He’s the head coach.  Lexington Herald Leader

When the Western Hills girls' basketball job opened up at the end of last season, senior-to-be Montana Muravchick had the perfect candidate in mind: her ...



FCHS to present 'Shrek the Musical' - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

An ogre, princess and other fairy tale creatures are taking over Franklin County High School's auditorium this weekend. FCHS will present a story about an ogre ...



Massive protest crowd expected as teachers prepare to 'Invade Frankfort' - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. “INVADE FRANKFORT!” reads the title of an event scheduled for 9 a.m. Monday in the 36,000-member, secret ...



Golf: Franklin Co. boys team looks to continue tradition with young squad - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. With numbers down last season, Franklin County boys golf coach Kevin Hall was concerned about this year's ...



Second threat found in same Western Hills girls' bathroom - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Another threat written in a girls' bathroom at Western Hills High School on Tuesday led to increased law ...



Franklin County Fair opens gates next week - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Franklin County residents are getting ready to ride carnival rides, play games, compete in pageants and more ...



FOCUS: Frankfort prepares for Sunday alcohol sales - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Sundays in Frankfort are about to change in a big way. On Monday, the Frankfort City Commission is slated to ...



Bevin replaces longtime Frankfort-Franklin County planning commissioner - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

After more than two decades as a local planning commissioner, Joe Sanderson has been replaced on the board by a new appointee of Gov. Matt Bevin.



UPDATED: Arrest made in Western Hills High School threats - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A female juvenile was arrested Wednesday and charged in connection with recent threats to carry out a ...



WHHS and FCHS seniors graduate - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. It's easy to think about graduation as a set of firsts and lasts, but graduates should remember they are ...



Students Rally at Kentucky Capitol to Protest Gun Violence  U.S. News & World Report

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Hundreds of Kentucky high school students joined a nationwide gun violence protest by traveling to the state Capitol for a rally in frigid ...



FOCUS: Serving time after fiery crash, Mayes awaiting ruling on shock probation - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Brandon Mayes doesn't remember much from the April morning that forever changed his life. After leaving a ...



Franklin County Schools graduation move OK'd - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Fiscal year 2018 budget also approved. Franklin County Schools ponied up the money Monday to move this ...



Education Spotlight: FCHS' John Bullock to attend Princeton - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Hearing the Nassoons a cappella group sing “Princeton is Free” to the tune of “Under the Sea” is among the ...



Rogers retains post as Franklin County jailer - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Rick Rogers will remain Franklin County's jailer for another four years. The incumbent handily defeated ...



Franklin County Circuit Court pleas (Sept. 7) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Robert M. Thompson, 60, no hometown given, pleaded guilty to 18 counts of second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, acClass D felony.



UPDATED: Tornado watch extended for Franklin County - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. The National Weather *Service* has issued a tornado watch for Franklin County and a large section of Kentucky ...



Franklin County Circuit Court indictments (Aug. 21) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Dontea M. Clay, 29, of Frankfort, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (more than 4 grams cocaine), second or greater offense, a Class B felony; ...



Franklin County High School promotes Charles Lewis to principal - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

After nine years as an assistant principal at Franklin County High School, Charles Lewis is graduating. Lewis will be principal next year. Franklin County's ...



60th annual Farm-City Field Day set for Thursday - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. For one day each year, about 500 local community leaders, business owners, farmers, friends and family get a ...



UPDATED: Kayaker drowns in Elkhorn Creek - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. One person has been confirmed dead after drowning in Elkhorn Creek Monday. The drowning was reported ...



Ten local students chosen as Governor Scholars - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Franklin County will be well represented in two statewide scholastic programs. Eight Franklin County Schools ...



Knowles hopes to bring positive change to 3rd District - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A first-time candidate, Chuck Knowles, who is running for 3rd District magistrate on the Franklin County Fiscal ...



Franklin County Circuit Court pleas (July 27) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Michael McIntyre, 33, of Frankfort, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (methamphetamine), second or greater offense ...



Franklin County High School softball players honored - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Franklin County placed four players on the Kentucky Softball Coaches Association's all-academic team. Kindall Talley, Emily Jordan and Faith Wise were named ...



FCS offers children free summer meals - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Children in Franklin County will not go hungry this summer thanks to Franklin County Public Schools and their ...



Franklin County Circuit Court pleas (July 13) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Austin Hollingsworth, 19, of Frankfort, pleaded guilty to first-degree promoting contraband, tampering with physical evidence and second-degree unlawful ...



Parrish living his dream, helping others achieve theirs - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Joe Parrish likes projects. Whether it's a tattoo for a client at the shop he owns on St. Clair Street or distributing ...



Franklin County Circuit Court indictments (Aug. 7) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Kian T. Christopher, 26, of Lexington, convicted felon in possession of a handgun, a Class C felony; carrying a concealed deadly weapon, a Class A ...



Two cases of Hepatitis A reported in Franklin County - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Hepatitis A has reached Franklin County. Two cases of the liver disease have been reported in the county in ...



Franklin County Circuit Court grand jury indictments (Aug. 14) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Ellis Crase, 42, of Frankfort, incest (forcible compulsion/incapable of consent or younger than 18 years old), a Class B felony. Herman May, 47, of Frankfort, ...



Franklin County Circuit Court indictments (Sept. 11) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

The following people were indicted by a Franklin County Circuit Court grand jury Tuesday: • Robin Sims, 37, of Frankfort, first-degree trafficking in a controlled ...



A way with words: Don Dampier's latest book a tribute to high school basketball - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Don J. Dampier never set out to write a book, but an urge to record some local history started him on the path to becoming an author. Now, the retired state ...



Franklin County head coach Eddie James returns for second season - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Last year was a big transition, Franklin County High School football coach Eddie James said, understandable as it was his first year as the Flyer coach and the ...



FOCUS: FCRJ program aims to change inmates' lives - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

When 2011 Franklin County High School graduate Ashley Mulder declared herself an elementary education major at the University of Kentucky, she never ...



Education Spotlight: Franklin County Schools pleased with new graduation venue - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. After the demolition of the Frankfort Convention Center, Franklin County Schools held its graduation ...



Franklin County High School co-valedictorians look to next steps - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Franklin County High School's co-valedictorians all sport perfect 5.0 grade-point averages, but it's not the grades that matter most to Rishabh Kapoor, James ...



Former Kmart to be demolished, redeveloped - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Plans to demolish the building that housed Frankfort's Kmart before it closed earlier this year will go before the ...



Franklin County Circuit Court indictments (July 17) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. The following people were indicted by a Franklin County Circuit Court grand jury on Tuesday: • Leroy Love, 24 ...



Football: Franklin County riding momentum into second round of playoffs - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Coming off a 5-6 season last year and with plenty of underclassmen on the roster, Franklin County High ...



Hepatitis A confirmed in food service worker - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

The Franklin County Health Department on Thursday identified a case of hepatitis A involving a food *service* worker at a Hardee's in Frankfort, 1248 U.S. 127.



Frankfort Police to relaunch National Night Out Aug. 7 - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. In an effort to extend its reach in the community, the Frankfort Police Department plans to relaunch its National ...



Franklin County Circuit Court sentencings (July 20) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Brandon C. Martin, 34, of Frankfort, was sentenced to five years in prison after previously pleading guilty to first-degree criminal abuse, a Class C felony, and ...



FOCUS: Texts, court documents paint contrasting images of teen defendant in Banta case - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Editor's note: A Franklin County circuit judge last week released from jail a former Franklin County High ...



Hearn Elementary to close Thursday after rabid bat found - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A rabid bat found near Hearn Elementary has caused the school to close through at least Thursday. The bat ...



17 Franklin County Regional Jail inmates get GED - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Seven Franklin County Regional Jail inmates walked to “Pomp and Circumstance” in the jail's gym Friday ...



Franklin County Circuit Court pleas (Sept. 1) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Jesse S. Abrams, 34, of Frankfort, entered an Alford plea to first-degree wanton endangerment (police officer) and third-degree assault (police officer or ...



New to Frankfort politics, Tyler Grimes aims for 6th District magistrate - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A 2011 graduate of Franklin County High School is already looking to graduate to one of the highest positions ...



Kalla would bring new perspective to 2nd District - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. With more than 20 years of experience in law enforcement, Rami Kalla, running for 2nd District magistrate, ...



Howell hired as FIS Director of Special Education - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A new Director of Special Education will join Frankfort Independent Schools. On Thursday, Superintendent ...



Harnice receives Bert Hawkins Scholarship - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

On May 12, Frankfort Country Club awarded Will Harnice the Bert Hawkins Memorial Scholarship during the Hawkins Cup Golf Tournament, which benefits the ...



Franklin County Circuit Court indictments (June 26) - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Juston Cunningham, 28, of Frankfort, convicted felon in possession of a handgun, first-degree enhanced possession of a controlled substance (cocaine), second ...



Two Frankfort men charged with stabbing in chest at mobile home park - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

A man was transported to Frankfort Regional Medical Center following a stabbing at Capital Mobile Home Park early Sunday morning. Franklin County Sheriff's ...



Golf: Franklin Co. honors its past state champions - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. One coasted to victory, two had to play extra holes for the win, one had minimal trouble. The circumstances ...



Frankfort man who taunted sheriff's deputy on Facebook nabbed - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A 31-year-old Frankfort man who last week taunted Franklin County sheriff's deputies in a Facebook live post ...



UPDATE: Inmate escapes from Franklin County Regional Jail - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. An inmate escaped from the Franklin County Regional Jail on Friday night. Joseph A. Gramer II, 29, ...



PHOTO GALLERY: Frankfort/Franklin County goes back to school - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

We asked to see photos of your children on their first day back to school and here they are! The State Journal wishes everyone a happy and safe school year!



Western Hills, Franklin County high schools graduation rates differ greatly - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. One of Mark Kopp's first acts as superintendent of Franklin County Schools this summer was to adopt a ...



Downtown master plan emphasizes residential development on Plaza land - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Thursday marked the first time locals got to see what could be in store for the land where the Frankfort Convention Center once stood. The first draft of a master ...



Business Spotlight: New restaurant opens on bourbon trail - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A chic new restaurant a short 15-minute drive from downtown Frankfort could offer a glimpse into the city's ...



In city commission race, Bennett says Frankfort needs new direction - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. By Philip Case. Contributing writer. Buddy Bennett, 51, a lifelong Frankfort resident, believes the town needs a ...



Blackburn runs for 2nd District magistrate with focus on timely communication - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A lot of people talk about politics, but few put forth the effort to run for elected office, says J.W. Blackburn, ...



Found on river bank, Cox remembered as hard worker, loving friend - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

Franklin County Coroner Will Harrod has identified the 45-year-old Frankfort man whose body was recovered from the banks of the Kentucky River on Friday.



UK Men's Basketball Adds Stops to Satellite Camp Tour  UKAthletics

Please note that the Boyle County, Franklin Country and Wayne County camps are new additions LEXINGTON, Ky. – Back by popular demand, the Kentucky ...



Hall says he'll be fair and honest if elected as Franklin County PVA - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. In his first run for political office, Bobby Hall, 59, hopes to help Franklin County as property valuation ...



Editorial: New Plant Board GM will have a full plate quickly - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

When Guanghui “Gary” Zheng takes the reins of the Frankfort Plant Board later this month, we hope he's ready to hit the ground running at full speed. Matters of ...



Education Spotlight: Kindness rocks, say FCS students - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Local elementary school students are, quite literally, showing the city that kindness rocks. Over the past ...



UPDATED: One arrested at scene of VFW shooting - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A Lexington man who has three prior felony convictions was arrested in the Veterans of Foreign Wars parking ...



3-year-old dies after found unresponsive in hot car - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Frankfort Police and Franklin County Coroner Will Harrod are investigating the death of a 3-year-old boy who ...



Franklin County Circuit Court indictments - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. The following people were indicted in Franklin County Circuit Court this week: • Joshua W. Wilson, 36, ...



Franklin County woman leaves $150000 to Humane Society - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Arnold. Arnold. A Frankfort woman left a large donation to a local animal shelter after her death earlier this ...



Business Spotlight: Eye doctor to retire in June after 31 years - The State Journal  State-Journal.com

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. A longtime Frankfort eye doctor will retire in a few weeks. Ophthalmologist Dr. Robert Kinker has decided to ...



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