Bluegrass State


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Noun1.Bluegrass State - a state in east central United StatesBluegrass State - a state in east central United States; a border state during the American Civil War; famous for breeding race horses
Mammoth Cave National Park - a national park in Kentucky having a large cavern and an underground river
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Bowling Green - a town in southern Kentucky
capital of Kentucky, Frankfort - the capital of Kentucky; located in northern Kentucky
Lexington - a city in eastern Kentucky; noted for raising thoroughbred horses
Louisville - the largest city in Kentucky; located in north central Kentucky on the Ohio river; site of the Kentucky Derby
Owensboro - a town in northwestern Kentucky on the Ohio River; a tobacco market
Paducah - a town in western Kentucky on the Ohio River
Cumberland River, Cumberland - a river that rises in southeastern Kentucky and flows westward through northern Tennessee to become a tributary of the Ohio River in southwestern Kentucky
Tennessee River, Tennessee - a river formed by the confluence of two other rivers near Knoxville; it follows a U-shaped course to become a tributary of the Ohio River in western Kentucky
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We are grateful to Anixter for their significant investment and job creation in the Bluegrass State, and we look forward to watching the company continue to grow in the years ahead.
The Sandbox will allow innovators to come to the Bluegrass State and "beta test" innovative products, processes, methods or procedures relating to the sale, solicitation, negotiation, fulfillment, administration or use of any product or service subject to regulation by the Kentucky Department of Insurance.
"They have every right to be worried the bluegrass state is ready to turn the page from the failed Bevin era," the group said in a statement.
Morton made the Bluegrass State the epicenter of bring-the-boys-home Republicanism.
The company already has a contract to supply 4.75 million tons of coal to Louisville Gas & Electric and Kentucky Utilities, the Bluegrass state's two largest electric utilities, over the next several years.
Stan has a record of early-season success in the Bluegrass State, taking advantage of summer feeding patterns to close the deal on big bucks.
1769 - Daniel Boone begins exploring the Bluegrass State of Kentucky
If you lived in northern Kentucky, you could make a beeline for Noah's Ark, which recently washed up in the Bluegrass State. A football-field-and-a-half in length and a striking five stories tall, this latest iteration of the fabled wooden boat is breathtaking, or, as its promoters would have it, "mind-blowing."
Builder's son McPeek - "I'm not blue-blood roots" - grew up in the Bluegrass State, host to the Kentucky Derby and the home of US horseracing.
The White House didn't say what topics Trump would be focusing on during his event in the Bluegrass State, but (http://www.wdrb.com/story/34951905/supporters-lining-up-early-ahead-of-president-trumps-visit-to-louisville) WDRB reported it was likely he'd mention health care, given the ongoing efforts by Republican lawmakers to repeal and replace ex-President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act.