Workers have started stringing lights on the 28-foot Norway spruce, donated by Tom and Marilyn Grissom of Frankfort. The tree, capped by a giant star, sits at street level, in front of the Capitol steps.
Staying close to home this year on your summer vacation? You’re not alone. But as Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh reports, you don’t have to go very far in the Commonwealth to find something interesting. With gas prices soaring, Governor Steve Beshear has been encouraging Kentuckians to vacation close to home this year. In May,… Continue reading KY's Old Capitol An Option For Close-To-Home Tourists