Seeking Federal Grant Recipients

Seeking Federal Grant Recipients The Kentucky Division of Abandoned Mine Lands is looking for projects for federal grant money to create jobs and attract industry.The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet said in a news release that up to $25 million is available for pilot projects in Appalachian counties. The program is in its fourth…

Car Dealership Turned Medical Facility

Car Dealership Turned Medical Facility What use to be a car dealership will soon be a medical facility instead. Pikeville Medical Center announced on Thursday that it recently purchased the former Music-Carter-Hughes Dealership from the City of Prestonsburg. PMC plans to build a medical outpatient facility for Floyd County. “Business is business and health…

May Is National Mental Health Awareness Month

May Is National Mental Health Awareness Month May is National Mental Health Awareness Month.Although more than 44 million American adults have a mental health condition, many more go undiagnosed.”There’s a lot of stigma in our area associated with it. So that’s what we’re trying to do is break down the barriers,” said Nathan Coleman.Coleman…

Frozen Chinese Food Recalled

Frozen Chinese Food Recalled Conagra Brands, Inc., a Russellville, Ark. establishment, is recalling approximately 2,094,186 pounds of frozen entrees due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Saturday. The product contains milk, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label.The…

Funeral Service For KY Soldier

Funeral Service For KY Soldier The funeral for a soldier who died while serving in Iraq will be held Monday in Madison County.It follows a day of mourning, as family and friends gathered for the visitation for Specialist Ryan Dennis Orin Riley at the Richmond Church of Christ on Sunday.According to the Department of…

Save The Children Donates Books And Toys

Save The Children Donates Books And Toys In Clay County, a donation to the sheriff’s office is helping make things a little less stressful for children going through something traumatic. “The clay county sheriff’s department has partnered up with Save the Children. We have local people employed by Save the Children. They have donated…

Fire Likely Caused By Arson

Fire Likely Caused By Arson Firefighters say they were called out to a fire off U.S. 421 in Clay County early Sunday morning.When crews arrived, heavy smoke and fire were coming out of Stevie’s Gas Station. Firefighters went into the building and extinguished the flames. Crews say the cause of the fire was possibly…