Hometown Sailor Being Buried A War Hero

Hometown Sailor Being Buried A War Hero A U.S. sailor from Kentucky who died at Pearl Harbor will be buried in his hometown this fall.The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency said 25-year-old Navy Machinist’s Mate 1st Class Ulis C. Steely of Corbin was assigned to the USS Oklahoma battleship when it was attacked by Japanese…

Preparing For Son Of President Trump To Visit

Preparing For Son Of President Trump To Visit The president’s son, Donald Trump, Jr., and Kimberly Guilfoyle will visit Eastern Kentucky Thursday.The rally in Pikeville is in support of Governor Matt Bevin and Doctor Ralph Alvarado’s campaign for governor and lieutenant governor.”Well, I was very excited that the first family chose Eastern Kentucky to…

Getting Kids In Floyd County To Read

Getting Kids In Floyd County To Read Kids in Floyd County are encouraged to read with the Floyd County Library’s “1,000 Books Before Kindergarten” campaign.The libraries created an incentives program that rewards kids, up to age five, for reading books before they enter the school system.The program keeps track of books read by kids,…

Hazard McDonalds Helping Local Football Team

Hazard McDonalds Helping Local Football Team A Hazard McDonald’s is looking to raise money for a local football team.Friday they will donate $2 to Hazard football for every car that comes through the drive-through after 200 cars.If more than 250 cars come, they will update the donation to $3.This will take place at the…

Amy McGrath Stops In Eastern KY

Amy McGrath Stops In Eastern KY Democratic Senate hopeful Amy McGrath made a stop in Eastern Kentucky Tuesday.The candidate stopped by Heritage Kitchen in Whitesburg for lunch.She says she wanted to talk to locals about issues facing their community. Source: MG News Return to News

Breathitt County Judge In Trouble Again

Breathitt County Judge In Trouble Again Breathitt County Judge Executive Jeff Noble is under fire once again.Breathitt County Judge Executive Jeff Noble faces 16 new counts of first-degree official misconduct. Noble was arrested Tuesday and faces 16 new counts of first-degree official misconduct, one count of abuse of public trust for less than $10,000…