Time To Vote In KY

Time To Vote In KY Voters in Kentucky are casting ballots in a primary that will deliver an initial verdict on the job performance of Gov. Matt Bevin. The ally of President Donald Trump faces state Rep. Robert Goforth and two other challengers in Tuesday’s GOP primary. Democrats are choosing between candidates that include…

Confederate Statue Defaced

Confederate Statue Defaced A Confederate statue at a cemetery in Bardstown, Kentucky, has been vandalized with orange paint, similar to vandalism that’s appeared on a Confederate statue in Louisville.Bardstown police tell news outlets that the paint was splashed across the century-old statue sometime late last week.The statue features a Confederate soldier standing above a…

Students Combat Obesity And Poverty

Students Combat Obesity And Poverty Students at Pikeville High School recently helped secure a $10,000 grant through the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative’s Student Senate Community Challenge.The challenge for Pikeville’s students was to address issues of poverty and obesity in the community. So, the grant money was used to install outdoor exercise equipment for adults,…

Election Day In KY

Election Day In KY Candidates in Kentucky’s primary election are seeking party nominations in the governor, attorney general, secretary of state and other statewide races.More than 3.4 million Kentuckians are registered to vote, and Election Day polls are open today until 6 p.m. local time. Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes projects 12.5 percent…

Overnight Fire At Conley Bottom Resort

Overnight Fire At Conley Bottom Resort An overnight fire took out a number of buildings at Conley Bottom Resort in Wayne County.The fire started around 2 a.m. at the Conley Bottom Resort on Lake Cumberland. The fire destroyed an office, cafe and some boats, right before one of the busiest times of the summer…