Fayette County Nears End of School Superintendent Search

by Brenna Angel, Kentucky Public Radio Two of Kentucky‚Äôs largest counties are both wrapping up their search for a superintendent at the same time. The Jefferson County Board of Education has interviewed two finalists and plans to meet next week to set a hiring timeline. Fayette County could have their decision as soon as tomorrow.… Continue reading Fayette County Nears End of School Superintendent Search

Fayette, Jefferson County Judge-Executives Have Different Ideas About Their Offices

The mergers in Lexington and Louisville stripped the judge-executive offices of their power, and handed the duties to the mayor’s office. The Fayette County judge-executive has asked state lawmakers to amend the constitution and eliminate his position. But Jefferson County Judge-Executive Brian Matthews says the office should be modernized and empowered, not eliminated.