Rescuing Horses

Rescuing Horses A pregnant mare and her yearling colt have been rescued from a strip mine site in Kentucky where 20 horses were found fatally shot recently in Prestonsburg.The two horses were collected by Dumas Rescue on Friday and taken to the Kentucky Humane Society, news outlets reported.The colt was doing fine, said Lori…

Floyd County Fire Remembers One Of Their Own

Floyd County Fire Remembers One Of Their Own In Floyd County, members of the Prestonsburg Fire Department are mourning the loss of one of their own.The longest active member, Johnny Shepherd served the community for more than 46 years.He died Sunday.Members of a fire department usually share an unbreakable bond.”It creates a family atmosphere.…

Governor Beshear Reverses Teacher Sickout Decision

Governor Beshear Reverses Teacher Sickout Decision Governor Andy Beshear announced Tuesday that he reversed the former Labor Cabinet’s decision regarding teacher ‘sickouts’.Last year, the former Labor Cabinet investigated nearly 1,000 teachers who used sick days to protest at the state Capitol. The former administration ruled that the teachers violated state labor laws and stated…