Packing Vans With Love For Hazard

Packing Vans With Love For Hazard Hundreds of people packed downtown Hazard for a back to school bash put on by Faith Baptist church from Georgia. The volunteers have made the trek to the region for three years.”It just gets bigger every time,” said Pamela Wallen, a volunteer with the church. “You know, the…

Man Admits To Defrauding Victims In KY

Man Admits To Defrauding Victims In KY A man has admitted in federal court that he defrauded victims, a bank in Boyd County and some businesses of nearly $5 million.Anthony McQuaid pleaded guilty to bank fraud and wire fraud.Under the terms of McQuaid’s plea agreement, he will be sentenced to 46 months in prison.In…

Hoops For Hope Tips Off

Hoops For Hope Tips Off The fourth annual Hoops for Hope tipped off Saturday morning.Teams from multiple states laced up their shoes for the basketball tournament in Louisa.Sports are known to bring people together.”Rise Above’s mission is “Together making things better,” said organizer Matt Brown.That’s what the Lawrence County tournament is aimed to do.”This…

Governor Bevin Discussess Immigration

Governor Bevin Discussess Immigration Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin says some Republican lawmakers will introduce legislation to keep local governments from enacting policies that would keep police from cooperating with immigration authorities.Bevin started his announcement Friday in Lexington by explaining that the proposed bill is not about immigration. Instead, it is about better supporting law…