Posts Tagged ‘illinois’
Facebook decides to “share” stock options with the public, but will the company “like” the risks?
NPR reports the move to go public presents many hurdles to the social media giant.
Kentucky~ Lawmakers consider a proposal allowing counties to consolidate via vote. The Senate passes a bill allowing Amish to use reflective tape in place of orange signs on buggies. The Dorena-Hickman Ferry will delay service this morning until 9. The Eggner’s Ferry Bridge awaits approval from inspectors.
Illinois~ A two-year study will look for the reason the treatment of lung cancer is lagging in southern Illinois.
The Pentagon finds fighting two wars at once can be tricky…
NPR reports military officials are revisiting the policy which states we could fight multiple wars at the same time and win. Ask any sports fan, split squad games never pack the same punch.
Kentucky~ Murray State’s on a roll! USEC may be leaving Paducah. More budget cuts are on their way. Beshear really wants some gambling money. Williams sounds off on Beshear’s State of the Commonwealth.
Tennessee~ Judges may no longer give to political campaigns.
NPR reports on the problems Egypt and Tunisia face in trading in their autocratic rulers for democratic elections.
Kentucky~ Graves County businessman Richard Heath to run for Nesler seat. Former Kentucky New Era publisher Robert C. Carter has died. University of Pikeville President Paul Patton resigns from Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education.
Tennessee~ Clarksville CDE Lightband customer’s electric bills have doubled in the past month.
If the stats are correct, half of you are reading this while at your job. Quit lollygagging and get back to work!
NPR reports half the workforce must go to work during the week between Christmas and New Years. And surprisingly, we’re happy about it!
Illinois~ A new law requires landlords to give a heads up on radon levels in their buildings.
The Big Easy is making a comeback!
NPR reports New Orleans is enjoying an influx of start-ups. Good music, oysters and successful business opportunities anyone?
Kentucky~ Officials are investigating a Marshall County wreck involving a police cruiser. The State Board of Elections fired its director. A Graves County Board of Education member is running for a State House seat. Beshear is doubling down on expanded gambling. The Governor says the state needs to tighten its purse strings.
Illinois~ The state is getting a $15M performance bonus for its work with uninsured children .