Latest Jessamine County, Kentucky Stories

2007-09-07 03:18:40

By Greg Kocher, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Sep. 7--HIGH BRIDGE -- A Nicholasville man plunged to his death yesterday after accidentally falling from a railroad bridge that spans the Kentucky River.

2007-08-29 03:19:28

By Andy Mead and Greg Kocher, The Lexington Herald-Leader, Ky. Aug. 29--IT'S NOW MANDATORY -- Kentucky American Water customers may use water outdoors only during certain days and hours or risk a fine.

Word of the Day
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.