Feeding America schedules more food distributions

By DON SERGENT dsergent@bgdailynews.com With the coronavirus pandemic continuing to have an impact on the economy and keeping unemployment levels in double digits, the Elizabethtown-based Feeding America nonprofit organization has scheduled three more food distribution events for Warren County this month. Monica Ruehling, development director for Feeding America’s Elizabethtown office, said the organization has scheduled…

Search Warrants Under Scrutiny As Police Killings Spark Reforms

By Jacob Ryan The police officers who killed Breonna Taylor came with a search warrant that allowed detectives to raid the 26-year-old’s home without first knocking. Such warrants — called no-knocks — instantly proved controversial once Taylor’s death was thrust into the national spotlight. The Louisville Metro Council was swift to ban the use of no-knock warrants last month in…

Kentucky Board of Education selects education commissioner candidate, begins negotiations

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WAVE) – Following a two-day interview process, the Kentucky Board of Education announced Tuesday it has selected and identified a candidate to fill the role as the next commissioner of education. KBE had interviewed three candidates for the position: Dr. Felicia Cumings Smith, the current JCPS assistant superintendent of teaching and learning, Dr.…