The Voice of the Mountains

Harlan’s Jordan Smith is Kentucky Monthly’s 2015 Kentuckian of the Year more »

Jan 21, 2016 1:33 PM , Arts & Entertainment

2016 Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame

This year, the Hall of Fame committee has selected five writers whose work spans from the 19th century to the present day. The 2016 inductees are Bobbie Ann Mason, James Lane Allen, Harlan Hubbard, Alice Hegan Rice and Jean Ritchie. more »

Jan 21, 2016 1:28 PM Arts & Entertainment

Gatton's Many Gifts

Carol Martin Gatton’s gift for succeeding in business enables him to contribute to education more »

Jan 21, 2016 1:32 PM People

Penned 2016

The winning entries in Kentucky Monthly's 8th Annual Writers' Showcase more »

Jan 21, 2016 1:27 PM News & Contests 1 Comments

The Bike Doctors

Members of Trikes for Tikes volunteer their time to give new life to old bicycles and tricycles. more »

Nov 27, 2015 8:59 AM People

Eagles in Our Midst

The lake region of western Kentucky provides a haven for the majestic American Bald Eagle. more »

Nov 27, 2015 9:03 AM Places

Horses, Hounds and History

Central Kentucky’s Iroquois Hunt Club marks the annual Blessing of the Hounds. more »

Oct 30, 2015 3:05 PM Arts & Entertainment

Still Serving

The Commonwealth honors its soldiers with The Kentucky Veterans of the Year Program. more »

Oct 30, 2015 2:37 PM People

120 Eats Finale

The last installment of Kentucky Monthly's series 120 Eats: A Quest to Taste Kentucky’s Best appears in the November issue, in which Dana McMahan takes readers to Red River Rockhouse in Wolfe County. more »

Oct 30, 2015 3:15 PM 120 Eats 1 Comments

Wrestling with Lions, Part 2

Gary Garth follows up on the investigation of the mountain lion killed in Bourbon County last December. more »

Oct 30, 2015 2:29 PM Field Notes

Turkey-Sweet Potato Arancini

Executive Chef Josh Bettis of The Brown Hotel in Louisville takes readers around the world with creative, internationally inspired recipes, including this one, using Thanksgiving leftovers. more »

Oct 30, 2015 2:34 PM Recipes

Elite Horses, Elite Courses

Keeneland hosts Thoroughbred racing’s premier championship event, the Breeders’ Cup. more »

Sep 29, 2015 8:28 AM Arts & Entertainment

Imaginative Corbin Couple

Debra and Mike Kersey exercise their artistic impulses with vastly different creations. more »

Sep 29, 2015 8:19 AM Arts & Entertainment

Spooky Treks

Kentucky boasts a spirited selection of haunted walking tours. more »

Sep 29, 2015 8:11 AM Places 1 Comments

Spirited Legacy

Heaven Hill Brands, founded by the Shapira brothers during the Great Depression, celebrates 80 years as a family-owned producer of superlative libations. more »

Aug 31, 2015 11:13 AM History


Louisville’s Mercury Ballroom adds a new element to the downtown music scene. more »

Aug 31, 2015 10:57 AM Arts & Entertainment

A Day at the Kentucky Bourbon Festival

One man’s experience of the sights, sounds and flavors of the premier event celebrating our Commonwealth’s signature adult beverage. more »

Aug 31, 2015 10:51 AM Places

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