Archive for September, 2016

Kentucky State Hospital

September 24, 2016

Established in 1937 near Danville and originally planned to replace eastern State Hospital in Lexington. Construction began the same year. Before Kentucky was able to utilize the hospital, it was l…

Source: Kentucky State Hospital

Central State Hospital

September 24, 2016

A brief history of Central State Hospital The Land Much of the land now encompassing E.P.Tom Sawyer state park was part of a land grant awarded to notable Kentucky frontiersman Isaac Hite. Hite had…

Source: Central State Hospital

Eastern State Hospital

September 24, 2016

Eastern State Hospital, located in Lexington, Kentucky is the second oldest operating psychiatric facility in the United States. Founded in 1817, the hospital has gone through a plethora of names r…

Source: Eastern State Hospital

Dr. Chastain Caldwell Forbes – The First Superintendent of Central State Hospital

September 24, 2016

By Jay G. Chastain Caldwell Forbes was born Hopkinsville, Kentucky on April 9, 1830. He married Emily McFerran on January 7, 1857 and from 1861-1865 served in the Company S, Confederate States Hosp…

Source: Dr. Chastain Caldwell Forbes – The First Superintendent of Central State Hospital

Eastern State Hospital Image Gallery

September 23, 2016

Contributed by: Phil T. Please contact us before using or redistributing any media on this website. Rights are reserved by the appropriate owners.

Source: Eastern State Hospital Image Gallery

TIMELINE KY MJ BILLS

September 21, 2016

September 20, 2016   THE TIMELINE OF KENTUCKY MARIJUANA BILLS   2016   *March 2, 2016 On Wednesday, March 2, Sen. Perry Clark of Louisville introduced two new Bills, one for Hemp and…

Source: TIMELINE KY MJ BILLS