Home » Business News You are browsing entries filed in “Business News”

House update: General Assembly prepares to reconvene Tuesday, Feb. 7th

By CANDY MASSARONI50th District State Representative Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2023 — As lawmakers prepare to reconvene the 2023 Regular Session, legislative committees are continuing to lay the framework for the legislation we will consider during the remaining 26 legislative days. While the past several sessions have been consumed by major issues like the budget, tax […]

January 24th, 2023 | Posted in Breaking News,Business News,Education,News,Politics,Public Safety,State government | Read More »

Bardstown Walmart open for business after water line break closes store

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022 — The Bardstown Walmart store reopened just before noon Wednesday after it was closed for a water line break. The incident apparently happened on Tuesday evening. Repairs were completed Wednesday morning and the store is now open. -30-

December 21st, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Business News | Read More »

Water line break forces Bardstown Walmart store to temporarily close

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022 — The Bardstown Walmart store is currently closed due to a water main break. Customers have reported the closure on social media, and the store posted a message at about 9 a.m. Wednesday monring. Attention Customers: Our store is currently closed due to a water […]

December 21st, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Business News,News | Read More »

Prewitt named chair of healthcare emergency response coaltion

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022 — Joe Prewitt, the Nelson County Emergency Services Director, has been named the interim chairman of the Healthcare Emergency Response & Advisory Coalition. As chairman, Prewitt will lead the coalition’s executive leadership committee, which includes representatives from public health, hospital, Emergency Management and other healthcare […]

November 19th, 2022 | Posted in Business News,Community News,County government,News,Public Safety | Read More »

Flaget Memorial Hospital reopens its 12-bed Skilled Nursing Unit

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Monday, Oct. 17, 2022 — Flaget Memorial Hospital recently reopened its Skilled Nursing Unit, a 12-bed unit that serves patients who need skilled nursing care after a hospital stay. The unit temporarily paused its services in September 2020 due to regulations from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services […]

October 17th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Business News,Health,News | Read More »

Fiscal court approves industrial revenue bonds for Heaven Hill Distilleries

By JIM BROOKSNelson County Gazette / WBRT Radio Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022 — Nelson Fiscal Court gave final approval for Heaven Hill Distilleries’ $135 million in Industrial Revenue Bonds. The court gave its initial approval in June when the project was announced. The bonds will go toward the construction of a new distillery and bottling […]

October 5th, 2022 | Posted in Bourbon-related,Breaking News,Business News,County government,News,Politics | Read More »

Judge-exec debate compares, contrasts, candidates for county’s highest office

By JIM BROOKSNelson County Gazette / WBRT Radio Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022 — The candidates in the race for Nelson County judge-executive squared off Thursday evening at the Thomas Nelson High School auditorium in a forum sponsored by Nelson County American First PAC, led by Don Thrasher. Local journalist Dennis George served as moderator of […]

September 24th, 2022 | Posted in Bourbon-related,Breaking News,Business News,County government,Election News,Elections,News,Politics,Public Safety | Read More »

Stoli CEO says new distillery, visitor complex still on track for Kentucky Owl

NC GAZETTE / WBRT RADIOSTAFF REPORT Friday, Sept. 16, 2022 — Plans to develop the former rock quarry at the intersection of Bloomfield Road and KY245 are still in the works, according to the parent company’s CEO. Damian McKinny, chief executive officer of the Stoli Group International, said the plans are moving forward to build […]

September 16th, 2022 | Posted in Bourbon-related,Breaking News,Business News,News | Read More »

Letter: Former mayor asks if council members’ iPads affected by cyber attack

Letter to the Editor: On January 3, 2017, City Clerk Bryant distributed an I-Pad to each of the City Council Members – Joe Buckman (absent), Kecia Copeland, Dick Heaton, John Kelley, Bill Sheckles and Roland Williams. As Mayor, I reminded the council members that personal use of the I-Pad was strongly discouraged. On February 7, […]

September 15th, 2022 | Posted in Business News,City Government,Letters to the Editor,News,Opinion,Politics,Public Safety,Tech | Read More »

Council honors IT team for rapid response to cyberattack on city infrastructure

By JIM BROOKSNelson County Gazette / WBRT Radio Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2022 — Mayor Dick Heaton took time at Tuesday night’s Bardstown City Council meeting to recognize the city’s IT team that worked countless hours in the wake of a ransomware cyber attack on city computers that began at about 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2nd. […]

September 15th, 2022 | Posted in Breaking News,Business News,City Government,News,Tech | Read More »