AP-KY--Kentucky News Digest 1:30 pm, KY
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at email@example.com. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. If circumstances change before 6 p.m., a new digest will be sent reflecting those developments. All times are Eastern.
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BOURBON RESTORATION PROJECT
MILLVILLE, Ky. — The whiskey quit flowing decades ago from a landmark Kentucky distillery housed in a picturesque castle. Nearly a half-century of neglect reduced the one-time tourist draw to a decaying relic. Now, two newcomers to the whiskey business have resurrected the Old Taylor distillery and renamed it.
COLLEGE PRESIDENT STOPPED-KENTUCKY
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky police department says it’s reviewing a traffic stop involving a black college president after accusations that it was racially motivated.
AUSTIN, Texas — Three years after a health scare that nearly spelled the end of the line for a beloved Texas brand, Blue Bell has rebounded — and is, in fact, growing and expanding.
—TODDLER RUN OVER, from Louisville: A Kentucky toddler who was run over by her mother’s car has died.
—HOMELAND SECURITY GRANTS, from Frankfort: The Kentucky Office of Homeland Security has announced nearly $3 million in grants to communities around the state.
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