Firing Of State Aid Supported

Firing Of State Aid Supported Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s chief of staff says he authorized the firing of a key aide to Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton. Blake Brickman said in a statement on Saturday to The Courier Journal that he authorized the firing of Adrienne Southworth, saying she repeatedly demonstrated poor judgment. The firing…

Electric Car Charging Stations Aren’t Utilities

Electric Car Charging Stations Aren’t Utilities The Kentucky Public Service Commission has ruled that electric car charging stations are not utilities and don’t need to be subject to regulation.The ruling is intended to remove any ambiguity over the legal status of charging stations. The commission says it should also pave the way for more…

Interstate 75 Re-Opened In Scott County

Interstate 75 Re-Opened In Scott County Traffic is moving again on Interstate 75 in Scott County after a crash left four passengers injured.It happened around 10:30 p.m. Sunday on southbound I-75 near the 141 mile marker.Transportation officials say the left two lanes were closed for several hours after the crash, but they have since…

Improved Signage Needed For 911 Calls

Improved Signage Needed For 911 Calls First responders in Pike County say the safety of those they serve is at risk because of a failure to maintain proper signage for 911 addresses.Robert Kendrick, Greasy Creek Volunteer Fire Department chief, said there are many homes in the Greasy Creek area that are hard to find.”Which…

Shriners Raise Money For Local Hospital

Shriners Raise Money For Local Hospital Every year, the Shriners raise thousands of dollars for the Shriners Children’s Hospital in Lexington.As the weather warms up, more bikes are hitting the pavement for this cause.Saturday morning, the 8th Annual Mountain Shrine Ride began in Whitesburg and ended at the MineShaft Harley Davidson shop in Pikeville.”It’s…