Blackjewel Miners To Receive Paychecks

Blackjewel Miners To Receive Paychecks More than three months after their paychecks were taken out of their accounts, former Blackjewel coal miners are set to get their back pay.As lawyers continued to meet in a courtroom over the bankruptcy hearings, two mines owned by the company in Wyoming were sold to Alabama-based FM Coal.As…

Pensions, Roads And Bridges On The Governor’s List

Pensions, Roads And Bridges On The Governor’s List Offering a glimpse into what a second term would look like, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin said Wednesday that his top priorities would echo themes he’s emphasized since taking office – topped by fixing the state’s chronic pension problems.The Republican governor told a gathering of county officials…

Hospital Files For Bankruptcy Protection

Hospital Files For Bankruptcy Protection Nearby, a West Virginia hospital has filed for bankruptcy protection.Williamson Memorial Hospital made the Chapter 11 filing Monday in federal bankruptcy court.Williamson-based Mingo Health Partners LLC bought the 76-bed hospital from Franklin, Tennessee-based Community Healthcare Systems in 2018.The filing lists at least 50 creditors, including $651,000 owed to CHS…