KY Dump Clean-Up Efforts Receives Funding

KY Dump Clean-Up Efforts Receives Funding Kentucky officials say more than $1.1 million in grant funding will be used to clean up 77 illegal dumps in 20 counties statewide. Officials say the following counties received grants: Breathitt, Bullitt, Butler, Calloway, Cumberland, Green, Hardin, Harlan, Hart, Louisville-Jefferson County Metro Government, LaRue, Lawrence, Lyon, Marion, Marshall,…

Perry County Parks Getting An Upgrade

Perry County Parks Getting An Upgrade Parks in Perry County are soon to get a much-needed upgrade.County Judge-Executive Scott Alexander and Sheriff Joe Engle are teaming up to bring quality cameras to the parks.”Once those things become a reality, once they’re installed those things aren’t going to happen. because no one is going to…

Middlesboro KY Hiring Event

Middlesboro KY Hiring Event Southeastern Kentucky Rehabilitation Industries (SEKRI) is working on putting a new factory in Middlesboro. On Tuesday, they held a job fair at Middlesboro City Hall, hoping to fill up to 100 new job positions they hope to have over the next year, starting this spring. Many crowded around filling applications…

Appalachian Lawmakers Support Border Wall Financially

Appalachian Lawmakers Support Border Wall Financially Several lawmakers in West Virginia announced Tuesday that they plan to introduce legislation that will help fund President Donald Trump’s border wall.The bill would divert $10 million from the state’s surplus to help build a wall along the southern border of the United States.The state’s current surplus is…

Icy Roads In Eastern KY

Icy Roads In Eastern KY Tuesday morning icy roads were treacherous for many drivers in Eastern Kentucky. The constant rain and snowfall over the past week combined with below freezing temperatures created black ice on many roadways.”We had a lot of rain. When it builds up and starts running across the road always watch…