Ft. Campbell Host To Army Surgeon General

Ft. Campbell Host To Army Surgeon General The Army’s surgeon general is holding two town halls at Fort Campbell to answer questions from hospital workers and people covered by the military health care program Tricare. Lt. Gen. Nadja West is the 44th Army surgeon general and commanding general of the Army Medical Command. She…

Ivanka Trump In Eastern KY

Ivanka Trump In Eastern KY Ivanka Trump, Governor Matt Bevin and other officials were at Big Sandy Community and Technical College in Prestonsburg to participate in a roundtable discussion about workforce development in Eastern Kentucky.During the discussion, Ivanka listened to college officials talk about first-generation students.Before stopping by the college, the governor, Congressman Hal…

Paul Ryan To Campaign For Barr

Paul Ryan To Campaign For Barr U.S. Rep. Andy Barr says House Speaker Paul Ryan will campaign with him in Kentucky. Barr is running for re-election in Kentucky’s 6th Congressional District. He faces Democrat Amy McGrath, a retired Marine fighter pilot who has raised and spent more money than he has. Barr spokeswoman Jodi…

Walking For Mental Illness Awareness

Walking For Mental Illness Awareness A gloomy Sunday at the Perry County Park in Hazard didn’t stop dozens of people from coming out for the annual National Alliance on Mental Health walk in Hazard. The event focuses on stopping the stigma behind mental illness.”People don’t understand or they’re afraid of individuals with mental illness,”…

DanceBlue Mini-Marathon Raises Money For Children’s Hospital

DanceBlue Mini-Marathon Raises Money For Children’s Hospital Knox Central’s DanceBlue mini-marathon wrapped up many local fundraisers supporting kids of the DanceBlue Kentucky Children’s Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic. More than 200 students were expected to dance the night away Saturday night while others donated items to the silent auction.total of $25,961.20 was raised. The school plans…

WestCare Emergency Shelter Getting Ready For Clients

WestCare Emergency Shelter Getting Ready For Clients As the temperature drops and nights become frigid, the population inside homeless shelters is rising.”I would say our numbers double in the winter time,” says Case Manager Anna Wakeland.However, those at the WestCare Emergency Shelter in Pikeville are working to accommodate those increasing numbers. She says people…