Students Speak Up About Vaping

Students Speak Up About Vaping A push to ban e-cigarettes and other vaping products for people under 21 has been resurrected in Kentucky after some heartfelt testimony from a group of middle school students.The Johnson County students attended the Senate Health and Welfare Committee on Wednesday.They testified about Senate Bill 218, which would set…

New KY Id’s Nearly Ready

New KY Id’s Nearly Ready The new Kentucky IDs that comply with federal guidelines will soon be available, and county clerks are preparing for the new system. Kentucky hopes to have all counties switched over by the end of May.”You won’t be able to travel through TSA or enter any federal facilities without the…

Road Break In Letcher County

Road Break In Letcher County There is a road break in Letcher County that if it gives away could strand an entire community. There is a crack that takes up a portion of Highway 803 in the Millstone community. The crack developed two weeks ago and people who drive over and around it every…

Gas Rate Increases On Hold In Eastern KY

Gas Rate Increases On Hold In Eastern KY The Public Service Commission is putting on hold discussion of two potential Eastern Kentucky gas rate increases. On Dec. 28, 2018, both Johnson County Gas Company and B&H Gas Company in Floyd County asked for base rate increases. B&H Gas wanted to raise the average monthly…