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Forcht Group at the 2018 Breeders’ Cup

Another year, another Breeders’ Cup. The 2018 Breeders’ Cup World Championships was held at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY. The Forcht family yet again came out in full to support the tradition of the World Championships and horse racing. Unlike the rainy Derby this past year, the track was full of sunshine on the main…

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Forcht Group partners with Union College

Union College, based in Barbourville, KY, has partnered with Forcht Group to offer online college undergraduate and graduate courses for Forcht Group employees at a special partnership rate. “Part of serving the Appalachian communities is having a very reasonably priced tuition,” said Dean of Online and Graduate Studies Dr. David Williams. “That’s something that has…

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Terry Forcht Turns 80

Kentucky businessman Terry Forcht celebrated his 80th birthday at the internationally renowned race track Keeneland on Friday.  Hundreds of people joined the celebration including Governor Matt Bevin to show their support and voice their admiration for the impact Forcht has made throughout his career. Several colleagues participated in a video sharing old stories and wishing…

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Emerge 2018 Conference

Forcht Bank was the presenting sponsor of the Emerge 2018 Conference in Lexington on March 28th. The 5th Annual Emerge Conference, held in conjunction with Commerce Lexington, brought together over 400 young professionals from around central Kentucky for a day of keynote and breakout sessions devoted to skills development, professional growth, and community involvement. Emerge…

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Forcht Bank celebrates remodel of Hamburg branch lobby

With shiny scissors in hand, Terry E. Forcht, Chairman & CEO of the Forcht Group of Kentucky, cut through the blue ribbon to celebrate the bank’s remodeling of the Hamburg branch lobby on Monday.  Filled with enthusiasm, bank employees participated in the ceremony, posing for photos, holding the ribbon and conversing around the big, beautiful…

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Forcht Group of Kentucky meets with Speaker Paul Ryan

During a luncheon at Donamire Farm in Lexington, Kentucky, the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Paul Ryan, met with the Forcht Group of Kentucky. The group, which consisted of Terry and Marion Forcht, Debbie Reynolds, Rodney and Laurie Shockley and Eddie Woodruff, were honored to get to know the former Republican Party nominee…

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