Louisville Free Public Library celebrates digital checkouts

Louisville Free Public Library celebrates digital checkouts

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Louisville Free Public Library announced it has surpassed the 1 million digital checkout milestone. It’s the second year in a row they have reached that marker. What You Need To Know The Louisville Free Public Library has surpassed 1 million digital checkouts in 2022 It’s the second year in a row they’ve … Read more

LG&E asking customers to conserve energy as it performs rolling blackouts – WDRB

LG&E asking customers to conserve energy as it performs rolling blackouts – WDRB

LG&E asking customers to conserve energy as it performs rolling blackouts  WDRB Arkansas energy companies ask customers to limit electricity  THV11 FirstEnergy and PJM Ask Customers to Conserve Electricity  FirstEnergy Corp. AES Ohio encourages power conservation until Christmas Day  WDTN.com View Full Coverage on Google News

From Roanoke Times intern … to National Book Award finalist

From Roanoke Times intern … to National Book Award finalist

When Robert Samuels pulled a summer internship here at The Roanoke Times, the Bronx, New York, native had just wrapped up a Spring sophomore semester at Northwestern University, outside Chicago. The year was 2004. The previous summer, he’d interned at Fox News, ingloriously updating advance obituaries of ex-U.S. presidents who hadn’t yet died. Roanoke marked … Read more

Seth Holds a Surprise Inspection of His Monologue Writers in November – Late Night with Seth Meyers

Seth Holds a Surprise Inspection of His Monologue Writers in November – Late Night with Seth Meyers

Seth Holds a Surprise Inspection of His Monologue Writers in November  Late Night with Seth Meyers

Grammy nominations to be announced, with 5 new categories

Grammy nominations to be announced, with 5 new categories

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Recording Academy will announce nominees for the 65th Grammy Awards on Tuesday with some significant additions. The academy earlier this year five new categories including songwriter of the year to honor music’s best composer and a special song for social change award. The non-classical songwriter category will recognize one individual who was the “most … Read more

Kentucky school bus crash: More than a dozen students injured, officials say

Kentucky school bus crash: More than a dozen students injured, officials say

CNN  —  All 18 students and a driver have “varying degrees of injuries” after their bus crashed in Kentucky early Monday, a school official said. No fatalities have been reported, Magoffin County School District Superintendent Chris Meadows said in a statement. The students range from elementary to high school, according to the Kentucky Department of … Read more

Historian and author to discuss new book on the mystery of Daniel Boone’s final resting place as part of library’s Evenings Upstairs series | News

Historian and author to discuss new book on the mystery of Daniel Boone’s final resting place as part of library’s Evenings Upstairs series | News

PADUCAH — Famous frontiersman Daniel Boone helped open up what is now Kentucky to settlement in the 1700s. Later in his life, he moved to what at the time was Spanish controlled territory and is now the state of Missouri. After his death in Defiance, Missouri, in 1820, he was first buried in Missouri but later … Read more

Singer-rapper Aaron Carter dies in California at age 34

Singer-rapper Aaron Carter dies in California at age 34

LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) — Aaron Carter, the singer-rapper who began performing as a child and had hit albums starting in his teen years, was found dead Saturday at his home in Southern California. He was 34. Representatives for Carter’s family confirmed the singer’s death. They did not provide any immediate further comment. Carter, the younger … Read more