Governor Beshear Changes Contract Process

Governor Beshear Changes Contract Process Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear’s administration has canceled an $8.5 million (7.6 million Euro) no-bid contract with a nonprofit created and overseen by officials in former Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration who also approved the contract, according to reports.Despite concerns about awarding a no-bid contract to a private entity controlled by…

Inez Supermarket Is Closing

Inez Supermarket Is Closing One grocery store in Martin County has been what many call a community staple for decades.60 years ago, the store opened as Inez Supermarket under the ownership of Derle Walker. Since then, the store has also been called ShopRite, among other names. But it has stayed in the family.Most recently,…

KY Sheriff And K-9 Injured

KY Sheriff And K-9 Injured A Kentucky sheriff’s deputy and two other people were injured in a crash in which the deputy’s police dog died, authorities said.Boyle County Deputy Casey McCoy was treated from a hospital and released after Tuesday’s two-vehicle accident along U.S. Route 150 in Danville, police said.McCoy’s K-9, a nine-year-old Belgian…

Bridge Over Rockcastle River Is Closed

Bridge Over Rockcastle River Is Closed A road bridging Jackson and Laurel Counties is closed due to flooding that happened Sunday night.Jackson County Judge Executive Shane Gabbard posted pictures on Facebook showing the flood damage to the bridge over the Rockcastle River.Eberle Road in Letterbox is closed on both sides of the bridge until…