Standardized Test Scores Invalidated In A KY School

Standardized Test Scores Invalidated In A KY School Kentucky education officials say standardized test scores are being invalidated at an elementary school in eastern Kentucky. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the decision comes after the Kentucky Department of Education launched an investigation of 2017 K-Prep test scores at Betsy Layne Elementary School in Floyd County.…

Expansion Of Lewis And Clark Trail In KY

Expansion Of Lewis And Clark Trail In KY A historic site in southern Indiana is now part of a new 1,200-mile (1,931-kilometer) expansion of the Lewis and Clark Historic Trail.The News and Tribune reports national, state and local leaders gathered Monday at the Falls of the Ohio Interpretive Center in Clarksville to officially recognize…

Deadline For Mail-In Absentee Voting Ballot Requests

Deadline For Mail-In Absentee Voting Ballot Requests Today is the last day to request a mail-in absentee ballot for this month’s primary election.Kentuckians who cannot get to the polls May 21 have the option of voting absentee beforehand, according to the Secretary of State.You must meet certain criteria to qualify for a mail-in absentee…

Training The Community On Treating Opioid Overdoses

Training The Community On Treating Opioid Overdoses Monday people gathered into the Kentucky River Development DIstrict’s building in the Perry County park to learn more about the uses of Naloxone or Narcan.”Naloxone is something that is saving lives and we want to put that in their hands,” said Jamie Mullins-Smith with Kentucky River Community…

Rabies Vaccination Clinic Today In Eastern KY

Rabies Vaccination Clinic Today In Eastern KY The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department’s low-cost rabies vaccination clinic will be operating today.From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. pet owners who are interested can get the vaccine for $3 at Douglass Park. The shot is normally $20.Officials say all cats must be in a carrier and all…

Local Steak ‘n Shake Is Hiring

Local Steak ‘n Shake Is Hiring Steak ‘n Shake is almost one month away from its grand opening in Hazard.On Monday the company held a job fair and held open interviews at the EKCEP center for people interested in working at the chain restaurant.Steak ‘n Shake is looking to bring more than 70 jobs…