Both Of KY’s Senators Recovering At Home

Both Of KY’s Senators Recovering At Home U.S. Sen. Rand Paul says he underwent lung surgery in a procedure he says stems from injuries suffered when a neighbor tackled him outside his home in 2017.The Republican lawmaker tweeted that part of his lung damaged in the assault was removed during the weekend surgery in…

Major Announcements For Miners

Major Announcements For Miners Two major announcements regarding relief for unpaid Blackjewel miners took place at the Harlan County Courthouse and at the Letcher County Extension Office Monday morning.Ross Kegan, former Vice President of Operations of Black Mountain Resources, spoke in Harlan County on behalf of the Richard and Leslie Gilliam Foundation. He said…

New Web Address For KY Courts

New Web Address For KY Courts The Kentucky courts system has moved to a new web address.Users are now automatically redirected from the previous address of courts.ky.gov to kycourts.gov.The Administrative Office of the Courts said in a news release the change is part of a plan to make the website mobile responsive and easier…

KSP Seeking New Cadets

KSP Seeking New Cadets Kentucky State Police say applications are being accepted for the agency’s next academy cadet class.Police said in a statement that the historic class will be the 100th since the agency was created in 1948. The academy class is set to begin next May. Interested applicants can apply at the Kentucky…

Getting Ready For Back-To-School

Getting Ready For Back-To-School The first school districts in Eastern and Southern Kentucky open on August 5, while a few do not start until the end of the month. Breathitt County schools will begin classes this Wednesday, August 7th. Source: MG News Return to News

Miners Head To Bankruptcy Hearing

Miners Head To Bankruptcy Hearing Dozens of miners got up early and left their protest site near Cumberland heading to the Harlan Center in Harlan to make the trek to Charleston, West Virginia early this morning. The employees of Blackjewel plan to flood the federal courthouse there to be heard at a bankruptcy hearing…