Honoring Vets At KY State Parks

Honoring Vets At KY State Parks Kentucky State Parks are offering lodging discounts to current and former members of the military through the end of March.A statement from the Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet says the discounts begin Thursday and apply to active-duty military, veterans, National Guard members and reservists.Parks Commissioner Donnie Holland…

KY Likes Donald Trump

KY Likes Donald Trump Kentucky is Donald Trump country. It was here in 2016 when he won 65 percent of the votes for president, and voters remain solidly behind Trump in 2018, according to multiple public polls.Trump has lost ground in some places — especially with college-educated, suburban women — but while his numbers…

KY Utilities Customers Prepare For Rate Increase

KY Utilities Customers Prepare For Rate Increase Kentucky Utilities customers may notice a rate increase soon, and it will likely be a noticeable change.The utility company is requesting the Public Service Commission an 8.1 percent increase to its electric rates. KU filed the request Sept. 28.Company spokesperson Daniel Lowry says the increase would equal…

Show Of Solidarity

Show Of Solidarity People from all walks of life put aside their differences in a show of solidarity.Hundreds of people gathered inside the Fayette County Public Schools Central Office Wednesday for a vigil to honor the victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting.Mayor Jim Gray, Police Chief Lawrence Weathers, Superintendent Manny Caulk, U.S. Rep. Andy…

Flu Shots At Pike Central High School

Flu Shots At Pike Central High School Today Pike Central High School officials are offering flu shots. Students will need to bring a signed consent form and a copy of their insurance card.Only United Healthcare (private insurance) and The Hospital are the only two insurances that will not pay for the immunization in the…

Eastern KY Fall Foliage Almost Gone

Eastern KY Fall Foliage Almost Gone Locals and tourist are falling for the colors across Eastern Kentucky.”The fall foliage is absolutely popping. Nature has actually given us a beautiful color pallet,” said Trinity Shepherd, a Park Interpreter for Jenny Wiley State Park.Eastern Kentucky is also near peak season, so there is no better place…

Manchin Leads Morrisey In Latest Poll

Manchin Leads Morrisey In Latest Poll Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) is now 16 percentage points ahead of his Republican challenger, West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey. That’s according to a new Gray Television poll released Monday.In the survey of 650 likely voters in West Virginia, Manchin has 52 percent support, while Morrisey has 36…