KY Bridge Replacement

KY Bridge Replacement Contractors are set to begin work on a bridge replacement project in Kentucky.The state Transportation Cabinet says the project on Kentucky 1944 in northwest Bath County is expected to begin Monday over White Oak Creek just east of Cow Creek Road. The bridge and road will be closed for up to…

Former Miss America Running For KY Office

Former Miss America Running For KY Office A former Miss America is running for secretary of state in Kentucky as a Democrat, but she’d rather not talk about her party. Instead, Heather French Henry calls herself the most non-partisan candidate running for office and touts her work at the state Department of Veterans Affairs…

National Drug Take Back Day Is Saturday

National Drug Take Back Day Is Saturday Kentucky State Police officials are encouraging people to participate in National Drug Take Back Day as a way to potentially combat drug misuse.The program allows people to remove potentially dangerous medicines from homes and dispose of them safely. Officials say 16 collection sites statewide will be available…

Helping A Horse

Helping A Horse The Kentucky Humane Society is working hard to rehabilitate a horse that was abandoned by her owner and left to starve.According to the Humane Society, when Willow first came to the shelter she was very thin.Willow has since been responding well to the feeding programs, and they hope that she will…

KY Elephant Named

KY Elephant Named A 2 ½-month-old elephant calf born at a Kentucky zoo is now known as Fitz, the namesake of a woman who was a fan of the pachyderms.The Louisville Zoo said the winner of its fundraising vote was Kristin Hays of Prospect for the name she submitted after her great-grandmother, who loved…

Fighting Food Insecurity

Fighting Food Insecurity One in six Kentuckians are food insecure and one in five Kentucky school children are at risk of not having their next meal.Kentucky’s Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles is canvasing the state, bringing his agenda of fighting food insecurity to those who will listen.One local solution in Hazard County is a food…