Preparing For Driving Over Thanksgiving

Preparing For Driving Over Thanksgiving Kentucky’s highways will be busy with travelers during Thanksgiving week, and safety officials are advising them to buckle up their seat belts and put down their phones.Kentucky Office of Highway Safety acting Executive Director Jason Siwula says this is one of the busiest travel times, and deaths and injuries…

Collecting Toys For Kids

Collecting Toys For Kids Hannah Brown, Insurance Agent at the Stan Owens Kentucky Farm Bureau Office in London, has gotten enough toys for 200 kids in Laurel County schools and is expecting more.It is something that she came up with 5 years ago after she says God laid it on her heart. What He…

Local Korean War Soldier Remembered

Local Korean War Soldier Remembered A previously unidentified Korean War soldier is set to be buried in Magoffin County.22-year-old Ray Palmer Fairchild died in action in North Korea on November 27, 1950.Fairchild is originally from the Mash Fork Community of Magoffin County.Ray was a member of Salyersville First Baptist Church.Fairchild’s younger brother, John, has…

Major Collision On I-75

Major Collision On I-75 The northbound lanes of Interstate 75 are shut down in Madison County.Reports indicate the crash happened near the 86-mile marker. Two vehicles are involved and one person has died.Traffic is being diverted to Duncannon lane and then on to Highway 25. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the northbound lanes should…