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Randy Patrick, Author at Jessamine Journal

Randy Patrick is a reporter for Bluegrass Newsmedia, which includes The Jessamine Journal. He may be reached at 859-759-0015 or by email at randy.patrick@bluegrassnewsmedia.com.

Jessamine County

It’s Lockett, Dupont for state representative

Matt Lockett, a financial adviser and the Republican county chairman, will take on Democrat Carolyn Dupont for the 39th District state representative’s seat. Lockett won ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Wednesday, July 1, 2020 2:35 pm

Jessamine County

Wine & Vine canceled because of COVID-19

One of Jessamine County’s most popular festivals won’t be happening this year. The Wine & Vine Festival has been canceled because of the coronavirus epidemic. ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:06 pm

Jessamine County

Voting light in Jessamine County on Primary Election Day

In what one longtime election official described as the lowest voter turnout for a primary election he had ever seen, many of those who showed ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:05 pm

News

Wilmore’s Y to be reconfigured

For decades the little store at Wilmore’s “Y” on U.S. 68 was a popular place for folks to relax, have a sandwich and a cold ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:03 pm

DEVELOPING NEWS

Jessamine County primary poll results

The absentee votes still have to be counted, but the results from Jessamine County’s four polling places were announced Wednesday by County Clerk Johnny Collier. ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:59 pm

DEVELOPING NEWS

Voting light in Jessamine County

In what one longtime election official described as the lowest voter turnout for a primary election he had ever seen, many of those who showed ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:29 pm

Jessamine County

Large number of mail-in ballots issued

If everyone who requested a mail-in ballot for next Tuesday’s primary election actually votes by mail, there could be a large turnout for Jessamine County. ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Friday, June 19, 2020 12:50 pm

Jessamine County

Courthouse renovation nearing completion

Lady Justice stood glistening in the morning sunlight, her sword in one hand, her scales in the other. The silver galvanized metal statue on the ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Wednesday, June 17, 2020 10:30 am

Jessamine County

Health officials: Church had COVID ‘outbreak’

Jessamine County Public Health Director Randy Gooch and Dr. Steve Davis, the Health Department’s physician, disagree with Pastor Jeff Fugate’s assertion that there was “no ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Wednesday, June 17, 2020 10:29 am

Jessamine County

Judge wants to ‘repurpose’ local Confederate statue

First he was a Billy Yank. Then he was a Johnny Reb. Now, County Judge-Executive David West wants the bronze soldier on the front of ... Read more

by Randy Patrick, Wednesday, June 17, 2020 10:27 am

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