Foster Care Volunteers Needed

Foster Care Volunteers Needed The Kentucky Administrative Office of the Courts says it needs more volunteers to review cases of children in foster care.The agency says in a statement that it needs volunteers in 41 counties across the state to serve on Citizen Foster Care Review Boards. Volunteers would make recommendations to courts on…

WellCare Of KY Donates To Purple Purse

WellCare Of KY Donates To Purple Purse WellCare of Kentucky is donating $10,000 to survivors of domestic abuse or sexual assault.The announcement came Thursday afternoon at a luncheon for the 20th Annual Ending Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Conference.The $10,000 donation will go into the Purple Purse Emergency Fund.It is a fund that helps…

Latest Unemployment Rates For KY

Latest Unemployment Rates For KY Kentucky officials say unemployment rates rose in 76 of the state’s counties between October 2017 and October 2018.The Kentucky Center for Statistics says jobless rates fell in 34 counties and stayed the same in 10 counties during that period.Officials say Woodford County had the state’s lowest unemployment rate at…

KY Family Groups Say NO To Gambling

KY Family Groups Say NO To Gambling Two Kentucky groups are putting up a fight against the expansion of gambling.It comes after a ruling in October that said instant racing machines do not violate state gambling laws.The Commonwealth Policy Center and The Family Foundation are now taking their battle to Frankfort. They want lawmakers…

Signs Vandalized At Daniel Boone National Forest

Signs Vandalized At Daniel Boone National Forest Multiple signs were vandalized in the Daniel Boone National Forest over the past several months.Daniel Boone National Forest posted on their facebook page about the recent vandalism and how much each sign cost.”They’re expensive. I mean, we can spend $500 to $1,000 on some of our bigger…