In 2014 officials implemented the nickel tax to use the money in the school system. According to the Johnson County Clerk’s Office, 1,278 people voted for the tax, and 1,551 people voted against it.
Storms chances make a return to the forecast as a brief shot of cooler air settles in.
A statement from the organization says Gov. Matt Bevin appointed Tom Delacenserie and he was confirmed by the lottery's board of directors Tuesday during a special meeting. His first day will be June 5.
Libraries in Clay, Grant, Henry, LaRue, Madison, Marion, Monroe and Russell counties are receiving the grants, along with the Louisville Free Public Library and Corbin Public Library.