Biggest Bass Caught In KY

Biggest Bass Caught In KY An Evarts man has broken the state record for the largest largemouth bass, hooking into and landing a 14-pound, 9.5-ounce behemoth at Highsplint Lake in Harlan County.State officials say Mark Ward caught the monster bass April 19, Good Friday, while fishing with his wife and 9-month-old daughter. Ward said…

Special Session Being Planned To Discuss Pensions

Special Session Being Planned To Discuss Pensions Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin isn’t saying when he’ll bring lawmakers back to the state Capitol to deal with a pension issue, but says the special session will be “coming up sooner than later.” Bevin told reporters on Thursday he doesn’t want the special session to compete with…

Eastern KY Leadership Conference

Eastern KY Leadership Conference Now in its 32nd year, the East Kentucky Leadership Conference is continuing its work of inspiring the next generation of leaders.One of the ways it is doing that is by honoring the men and women who are currently making this region a better place, all while making people proud to…

Satanic Temple Receives Tax Exempt Status

Satanic Temple Receives Tax Exempt Status You may want to know The Satanic Temple says it’s been designated a church by the Internal Revenue Service. The Salem, Massachusetts-based organization provided The Associated Press with a notice it recently received communicating its new tax-exempt status. The group says the designation will help in religious discrimination…

KY Unemployment Figures Are In

KY Unemployment Figures Are In Kentucky officials say unemployment rates fell in 94 of the state’s 120 counties between March 2018 and March 2019.The Kentucky Center for Statistics says jobless rates rose in 19 counties and stayed the same in seven counties.Officials say Woodford County had the state’s lowest unemployment rate at 3.3%. It…