FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A former western Kentucky lawmaker will not face sanctions from the House over allegations that he sexually harassed legislative staffers. A House investigative committee voted 3-2 along party lines today to adjourn without taking any action against former Democratic state Rep. John Arnold of Sturgis. The committee concluded it has no legal authority because Sturgis has already resigned.
CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. (AP) - A forum with northern Kentucky's mayors will explore a proposed constitutional amendment that would give Kentucky cities and counties the authority to impose a local sales tax. The Kenton Mayors Group will offer information to the region's elected officials. They may consider asking the General Assembly to allow a vote on the constitutional change in November 2014.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A Jefferson County Public Schools spokesman says nine students were taken to the hospital after a school bus and a TARC bus "clipped mirrors." Spokesman Ben Jackey told The Courier-Journal that the Ballard High School students had non-life threatening injuries.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The University of Pikeville is the latest school to join the Kentucky Department of Agriculture's Farm to Campus Program. The initiative will aim to put more farm-fresh Kentucky Proud products in the eastern Kentucky school's food service system.
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