Late in the day on July 31, cucurbit downy mildew was found on cucumber (Figure 1) in south-central Kentucky. Microscopy was used to confirm presence of the pathogen, by identifying its dark sporulation on the leaf surface (Figure 2) and oval, dark gray sporangia with rigidly branched sporan…
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Friends, I ain't never seed nothin' lak hit an your humble reporter is needin' 'nother bath. I done a'gin to smel a little funky. The furst frost is October 12 an' after that the creek will git to cold.
Things were different then. Our reference to then is 73 years ago. We are thumbing through 1947 editions of The Commonwealth, weekly predecessor of the Commonwealth Journal.
MONTICELLO, Ky. — Over the next few weeks, wet and dry forces in Wayne County will be positioning themselves to inform undecided locals about the pros and cons of alcohol sales.
The Commonwealth Journal and WKYM-FM in Monticello will partner to bring Wayne County news and sports to the CJ online and print editions, and news from Pulaski County to the listeners of WKYM-FM, which services the entire Lake Cumberland region.
MONTICELLO, Ky. — Skeletal remains discovered last month in a remote area of Wayne County will be sent out of state for further testing.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Dollar General Corp. plans to open two new distribution centers that are expected to employ more than 360 people in Kentucky, Gov. Andy Beshear said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States added 1.8 million jobs in July, a pullback from the gains of May and June and evidence that the resurgent coronavirus is weakening hiring and the economic rebound.
Compliance of area businesses with the state's mask mandate has been "moderate," according to Lake Cumberland District Health Director Shawn Crabtree.
After going without a Somernites Cruise for the first three scheduled months of this year, July finally moved ahead with the first classic and custom car show of the season.
FRANKFORT, Ky (AP) — A statue of Nettie Depp, an education reformer and Kentucky native, will be erected in the state Capitol next August, Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman announced Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump huddled at the White House Thursday with the Senate’s top Republican over a vital COVID-19 rescue package, but hopes on Capitol Hill for a deal were souring and there was increasing worry that GOP negotiations with Democrats might collapse.
The 2022 local elections are nearly two years away but candidates and possible candidates for major courthouse offices are already coming out of the woodwork.
The City of Somerset announced Thursday at 2:25 p.m. that the boil water advisory put in place Tuesday has been lifted for all customers of the City of Somerset Water Service.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky first lady Britainy Beshear and Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman have announced a new campaign to encourage donations of face coverings to school districts.
The case against a Burnside man accused in the fatal shooting of one man and the wounding of another last month has been dismissed.
Directors of three tourism organizations in Pulaski County spoke Tuesday at the Center for Rural Development to a good but COVID-19 thinned crowd during the August membership meeting of Somerset-Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce.
LONDON, Ky. — The case involving a state representative accused of strangulation, domestic assault and terroristic threatening will continue after it was waived to a Laurel County grand jury.
MONTICELLO, KY. — A Monticello man was arrested Tuesday evening and charged with attempting to pass bogus money at a Wayne County gas station.
MONTICELLO, Ky. — Attorneys for Monticello Assistant Police Chief Ronnie Ellis II and the City of Monticello are slated to meet Friday to discuss the attempted demotion of Ellis from his post.
Every city wants to improve itself. But these improvements cost money, and for a responsible municipality, every dollar is precious.
With in-person classes originally set to have begun Wednesday, the head of Pulaski County Schools is confirming that a few student-athletes have tested positive for COVID-19.
LOUISVILLE, Ky, (AP) — Looking to reclaim the progressive and minority voters who didn’t back her during Kentucky’s U.S. Senate primary, Democrat Amy McGrath has unveiled a social justice plan and touted voter registration efforts she hopes will help her topple Republican Senate Majority Lea…
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration’s plan to provide every nursing home with a fast COVID-19 testing machine comes with an asterisk: The government won’t supply enough test kits to check staff and residents beyond an initial couple of rounds.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The NAACP and the American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky have filed a lawsuit alleging use of force and intimidation by Louisville police against protesters.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Kelyn Yanez used to clean homes during the day and wait tables at night in the Houston area before the coronavirus. But the mother of three lost both jobs in March because of the pandemic and now is facing eviction.
- Man dies at Pulaski Park
- Attorneys to meet Friday regarding Monticello's assistant police chief
- Three Pulaski football players test positive for COVID-19
- Retired KSP commander Dalton to run for Pulaski sheriff
- Fixing water leak, lifting advisory a complicated process
- City of Somerset issues system-wide boil water advisory
- Somerset Delivery brings dinner right to your door
- Hundreds attend Berea Backs the Blue march
- Grand Jury declines to indict Burnside man for July shooting
- Somerset issues boil water advisory for some neighborhoods