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16 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the State of Kentucky

There is a lot of here say that goes on about Kentucky. People here will say one thing, while people in other states may or may not agree. The Bluegrass State has an interesting reputation based on the obvious, like horse racing. However, there is more to our Thoroughbred state then some people may realize.  Most of it we can be proud of. A thing or two, we just accept happens, and move forward.

Here are 16 things most people don’t know about Kentucky:

The Bluegrass State has a very colorful and entertaining history, with a few old traditions still honored today, even in politics. We have stuck to the southern code, for the most part.  If you know of any other interesting, or little known facts about Kentucky, feel free to comment.

Jenn Shockley
I am somewhat a cliche'. I grew up running around barefoot on a farm in Kentucky. I love writing, art, sunshine, all animals and my incredibly patient husband, who tolerates my "crazy animal lady" side.