Bell County Helps Child Support Delinquents

Bell County Helps Child Support Delinquents The Bell County Child Support Office is allowing parents delinquent on their child support payments a chance to avoid jail time. Right now there are 227 parents with warrants for their arrest because of the lack of payments in their cases. “Everybody on that list has had chance…

“Rails To Trails” In Prestonsburg

“Rails To Trails” In Prestonsburg A four-year project in Prestonsburg is finally in the works. The city has purchased rail property from CSX and will be taking some rails out and replacing them with trails. The tourism department is calling the project “From Rails to Trails.” The trails will be for hiking, biking, horseback…

New Recycling Center In Perry County

New Recycling Center In Perry County A new recycling drop-off center has opened in the Perry County Garage. In addition to plastic and cardboard, the facility accepts large, bulky items that garbage trucks won’t pick up. You can drop off acceptable items at the county garage Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 3:30…

Pulling The Plug On A Battery Company

Pulling The Plug On A Battery Company A battery manufacturer says it is suspending plans to build a $372 million facility and hire 875 workers in the heart of Appalachia.The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Enerblu CEO John Thomas said the company made the decision after a primary potential investor withdrew support for the project last…