KY Social Services Workers Getting New Technology

KY Social Services Workers Getting New Technology Kentucky officials say a technology upgrade will allow state social workers to spend less time on paperwork. The Cabinet for Health and Family Services says about 1,800 social workers and social services staff will receive tablets to replace laptop and desktop computers. Cabinet officials say the upgrade…

Kentuckians Urged To Get Flu Vaccine

Kentuckians Urged To Get Flu Vaccine The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) is encouraging all Kentuckians to get a flu shot during National Influenza Vaccination Week, through December 8th, to help prevent the spread of flu this holiday season. Kentucky currently is reporting 118 laboratory-confirmed cases of flu with the state flu activity…

Search And Rescue Readiness Training

Search And Rescue Readiness Training Campbellsville Search & Rescue and other area fire departments from various central Kentucky fire department and rescue agencies recently took part in intense swift water rescue training exercises. The training is all part of a four-day long Swift Water Rescue School, and is conducted by Special Ops of the…

Eastern KY Woman Dies In House Fire

Eastern KY Woman Dies In House Fire A woman has died after a weekend house fire in Boyd County.It happened around noon Saturday in the 2700 block of Montgomery Avenue in Ashland.The coroner later identified the woman as 84-year-old Dora Brown.Officials say her nephew tried to run into the house and save her, but…

KY Wildcats To The Citrus Bowl

KY Wildcats To The Citrus Bowl After the programs best regular season since 1977, the Kentucky Wildcats will head to Orlando Florida to play in the Citrus Bowl. The game will be played on New Years Day at 1 PM.The Bowl game will be Kentucky’s first major bowl game since they played in the…

Collecting Coats

Collecting Coats A school project has turned into a community project after a student collected coats in Pike County. Pike Central High School senior Rebecca Diamond says a speaker talked to the school and challenged everyone to do something for the community. She started a coat drive to meet that challenge. Then it became…