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Mark Maynard, Author at The Advocate-Messenger

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Judge rules Beshear can’t stop in-person classes at private religious schools

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that a part of Gov. Andy Beshear’s executive order requiring private and public schools to stop in-person classes until January ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Thursday, November 26, 2020 12:31 pm

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Christian schools across Kentucky support Danville Christian’s lawsuit against Beshear

Seventeen Kentucky Christian schools and more than 1,000 Kentucky parents filed separate briefs in support of a federal lawsuit against Gov. Andy Beshear‘s order halting ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 7:37 am

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Governor asking houses of worship to stop indoor services for weeks

Gov. Andy Beshear is asking all religious leaders across the state to immediately suspend in-person services at their houses of worship for the next three ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Friday, November 20, 2020 2:51 pm

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Reactions vary from Ky. Baptist pastors over Beshear’s request

Reaction to Gov. Andy Beshear’s request to halt indoor services for houses of worship over the next three to four weeks ranged from disappointment to ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Friday, November 20, 2020 2:30 pm

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Cameron among Trump’s potential nominees for U.S. Supreme Court

Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron is one of President Donald Trump’s 20 potential nominees to the United States Supreme Court, should he be re-elected in ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Thursday, September 10, 2020 6:49 am

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Ky. Board of Education weighs future of high school sports Friday

The Kentucky Board of Education will have a special virtual teleconference meeting at noon Friday to talk about the future of high school fall sports ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Thursday, August 27, 2020 12:53 pm

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Only the lonely: Senior adults miss being part of church services

Senior adults, who make up a large portion of Kentucky Baptist churches, are dealing with not only the coronavirus but some of its residual effects. ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Monday, August 3, 2020 3:37 pm

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Carol Barr, wife of Congressman Andy Barr, dies unexpectedly

Carol Leavell Barr, the wife of U.S. Rep. Andy Barr, passed away suddenly Tuesday at the family home in Lexington. “During this tragic time, we ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Wednesday, June 17, 2020 8:49 am

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Beyonce asks Cameron to press charges against officers in Breonna Taylor’s death

In a Sunday letter penned to her website, music superstar Beyoncé is asking Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron to charge the Louisville police officers involved ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Monday, June 15, 2020 8:26 am

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Churches can have 50 percent of capacity at in-person services, state says

Houses of worship can have 50 percent of capacity on in-person services, according to Gov. Andy Beshear’s Healthy at Work guidelines. That will be some ... Read more

by Mark Maynard, Thursday, June 11, 2020 8:38 am