The Royal Treatment

Kentucky Derby Festival Princesses reign over the celebrations of spring more »

Mar 28, 2014 People

Man Behind the Munchies

Guy grub gets an awesome upgrade thanks to Chris Ross of Louisville’s Bristol Catering and the Highlands Bristol Bar & Grille more »

Feb 25, 2014 People

The Original Hollywood Hunk

Victor Mature was the biggest male star of Hollywood's Golden Age to hail from Kentucky. more »

Jan 28, 2014 People (1 Comments)

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Candy Men

Three confectioners mix it with love and make Kentucky - and the world - taste good. more »

Jan 21, 2014 People

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The Year of the Cardinal Begins at the Top

Our 2013 Kentuckian of the Year: UofL Director of Athletics Tom Jurich more »

Nov 18, 2013 People

Oh What Fun it is to Ride

For 28 years, Bardstown coachman Jonesie has been making spirits bright. more »

Nov 18, 2013 People

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Growing Hope, One Hero at a Time

Veterans transition to civilian life and cultivate a sense of purpose by farming more »

Oct 21, 2013 People

He Came Home for Halloween

Meet Master of Horror John Carpenter more »

Sep 20, 2013 People

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Speed of Life

Owensboro artist Aaron Kizer is on a crusade to wring significance from life's trials and triumphs. more »

May 20, 2013 People (1 Comments)

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Life on the Backside

Against the backdrop of the historic Twin Spires, more than 500 people live, work and create a community more »

Mar 25, 2013 People

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King of the Hill

With a coaching win rate of 83 percent, you'd better believe Western Kentucky University coach Ray Harper knows what he's doing. more »

Feb 20, 2013 People

Jesse Stuart: A Man of the Country, a Man of the World

Forever connected to the classrooms of Greenup County, beloved Kentucky author Jesse Stuart also taught students and audiences in the far corners of the world. more »

Jan 18, 2013 People (5 Comments)

Miss Kentucky

Jessica Casebolt of Pikeville is standing tall. more »

Dec 27, 2012 People

Aaron Was

Lexington man's spirit of giving lives on. more »

Dec 27, 2012 People

Distant Voices

My father would have been the first to tell you that he was not a hero, but he was a hero to me... more »

Nov 8, 2012 People

Opry Bound

Musician J.D. Shelburne has a dream and he believes “Farmboy,” his new single from I’ll Be Your Cowboy may make it happen... more »

Oct 11, 2012 People (1 Comments)

Frank Bill: All Work and No Play

Among the rugged industry of Louisville’s southwest side, award-winning writer Frank Bill finds inspiration for his fiction. more »

Oct 11, 2012 People (1 Comments)

Hell Along the Border

The bloody saga of mass murderer and Confederate guerilla Champ Ferguson more »

Oct 10, 2012 People

Warrior Horses

Kentucky's greatest asset, the horse, is helping to put wounded veterans on the road to recovery. more »

Oct 10, 2012 People (2 Comments)

Sharp Dressed Man

Mark Twain once argued, “The clothes make the man.” Crittenden Rawlings is the man who makes the clothes... more »

Jul 27, 2012 People

Steve Vest

Kentucky Monthly's founder, publisher, and editor-in-chief shares his amusing musings in every issue, with bonus material here on his online blog, Extra Vested.

Gary Garth

Our Field Notes Kentributor shares his love of the Kentucky great outdoors.

Dana McMahan

Read about our food writer's county-by-county adventures in search of Kentucky's most interesting eats.

Kristy Robinson Horine

Writer, teacher, poet, artist, mother & wife Kristy Robinson Horine shares her oftentimes humorous musings on what it means to be a Kentuckian.

Walt Reichert

Kentucky Monthly's Gardening Kentributor provides down-to-earth advice and encourages our green thumbs to emberge.

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