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February 23, 2017

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  The Center for Rural Development is a strategic partner with the Commonwealth of Kentucky in the KentuckyWired project, the statewide broadband infrastructure expansion initiative. We distribute relevant news and event information as it becomes available through our media resources. By joining our list you are signing up to receive email updates about our ongoing […]

Were you a ROGERS SCHOLAR? We want to hear from YOU!

Were you a Rogers Scholar? We want to hear from YOU!

U.S. Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers visits newly opened Courtyard by Marriott Somerset Hotel

U.S. Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05) along with Lonnie Lawson, President and CEO of The Center for Rural Development, visited the newly opened Courtyard by Marriott hotel in Somerset, KY on Friday.

New landscape art exhibit

Landscape artist David Coffey of Monticello finds inspiration in everything around him. Whether it is a weather-beaten barn, a white country church on a sunny day, or the colors of fall, Coffey paints what he sees in front of him and what he feels in the moment. “I have always felt that a painting is a photograph […]

Training in project management

Get started on your next project at Project Management Fundamentals on Feb. 21 at The Center.

Courtyard by Marriott opens

The new Courtyard by Marriott Somerset, located adjacent to The Center for Rural Development, is officially open.

Tickets on sale for Barefoot in the Park

Barefoot in the Park comes to The Center for Rural Development on March 16 for our last Center Stage performance.

Apply now for broadband pilot project

Connect Your Economy Practical Seminar announces $15,000 pilot project to help communities leverage broadband for economic growth

TechHire program graduates first class

Big Sandy Community & Technical College graduates 35 Eastern Kentucky students through inaugural TechHire program

Celebrating 20 years of innovation

“I remember watching as bulldozers cleared this land and as the first bricks were laid over two decades ago,” U.S. Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05) recalled at The Center’s 20th Anniversary Celebration. “As the building started to rise and take shape,” he said, “it became a symbol of hope for a brighter future in Southern […]

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