Did Mrs. Irvine have a curse on Eastern Normal School???

 BY FREEDA FLYNN Staff Writer at THE EASTERN PROGRESSWritten Halloween 1973 "It is my will that this device of Irivinton shall never, either by gift or sale be in any way connected with Eastern Normal School, of Richmond, Kentucky or any…

Consider yourself warned – Buc-ee’s will have you hooked!!

By Shannon ClintonThere are few places these days where children and adults of all ages can walk through a doorway for the first time and have the same reaction to what’s inside – open-mouthed, wide-eyed sheer amazement.Buc-ee’s is one of…

Top 13 things to do in Richmond – Feature # 1

Welcome to our summer blog the Top 13 things to do in Richmond!  Over the next several weeks we will feature our top attractions.  Are you fascinated by 18th-century life skills and do you want a glimpse of what pioneer life…

7 Fun Holiday Events in Richmond, 2021

9 Fun Holiday Events in Richmond, 2021 ‘Tis the season for fun, family, community, and cheer! Holiday festivities in Richmond are about to be in full swing. There may be a chill in the air, but this community radiates the warmth…

Chenault Vineyards: Bringing Wine Country to Richmond

If someone stepped onto the grounds of Chenault Vineyards without knowing their location, they might mistake it for California wine country. Vast, picturesque fields of grape crop paired with its warm, rustic chic Welcome Center echo the simple serenity that…

Deer Run Stables: Up Close and Personal in Horse Country

When Jona Ryan moved to Richmond, Kentucky from Texas in 1991, she brought with her years of experience in the rodeo industry and a passion for the Bluegrass state’s favorite animal. She witnessed central Kentucky’s thriving thoroughbred industry up close;…

7 Fun Fall Events in Richmond, 2021

Happy Fall, y’all! It’s time to break out sweaters, bonfires, pumpkins and apples, and all things spooky. This time of year is not only beautiful here in Richmond, bursting with colorful fall foliage, but fun and exciting as well. We’ve…