Ford Is Issuing A Recall

Ford Is Issuing A Recall Ford is adding 270,000 vehicles to a recall in North America to fix a gearshift problem that could cause them roll away unexpectedly.The addition covers certain 2013 through 2016 Fusion midsize cars with 2.5-liter engines.The company is urging drivers to always use the parking brake until repairs are made.Ford…

Regional Recovery Center Opening

Regional Recovery Center Opening A group active in the fight against drug addiction in Kentucky’s largest city is planning to open a regional recovery center in Appalachia.Jennifer Hancock, president and CEO of Volunteers of America Mid-States, says the group hopes to open a residential treatment program in Clay County this summer.Hancock says the program…

Search Continues For Magoffin County Toddler

Search Continues For Magoffin County Toddler A Magoffin County father, Elden Howard is offering a 5-thousand dollar reward for anyone who brings back his 22-month-old son, Kenneth. Kenneth was last seen around 7:30 p.m. Sunday night. Family members said they believe he may have walked out the back door of his home. Search and…

Clean-Up Day Planned In Martin County

Clean-Up Day Planned In Martin County Shaping Our Appalachian Region, Inc. (SOAR) and the Martin County Kiwanis Club are coordinating a Community Cleanup and Celebration for Saturday, June 8.The Cleanup will be held from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. throughout the county, and participants along with the general public are invited to a Community…

KY’s AG Sues Insulin Makers For Price Gouging

KY’s AG Sues Insulin Makers For Price Gouging Kentucky’s attorney general, Andy Beshear has sued three leading insulin manufacturers, accusing them of deceptive pricing schemes that have caused hardships in a state with high diabetes rates.Attorney General Andy Beshear says his lawsuit filed Monday in state court seeks civil and punitive penalties. Defendants are…

KY Gives Day Nets A Giant Grand Total

KY Gives Day Nets A Giant Grand Total Nonprofit organizations participating in Kentucky Gives Day on May 14th raised a collective $383,155 on Tuesday in their 7th annual 24-hour online giving campaign. This brought the overall total raised by Ky Gives Day to more than $2 million in the last 7 years.Near the top…