Funding Increase For Some Kentucky Schools

Funding Increase For Some Kentucky Schools Kentucky state colleges and universities will ask for their first funding increase since the 2007-08 budget, lawmakers were told.Aaron Thompson, president of the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education, said public colleges will seek a 6.2% increase next fiscal year and an 8.8% increase in the 2022 fiscal year…

School Still Closed In Clay County

School Still Closed In Clay County Schools across Southern and Eastern Kentucky are not in session as kids are sick and attendance rates are dropping.Clay County Schools are not in session for the second four-day weekend in a row.Classes in Clay County are expected to resume on Monday. Source: MG News Return…

KY Transportation Cabinet Offers Scholarships

KY Transportation Cabinet Offers Scholarships College students pursuing civil engineering and engineering technology degrees can apply for scholarships offered by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.The cabinet will award up to 30 new scholarships for the 2020-2021 school year to prospective and current college students, the agency said in a news release.Students focusing on a four-year…

Recovery Center Planned For Pikeville

Recovery Center Planned For Pikeville The city of Pikeville is pushing back after the announcement that an addiction recovery center is coming to town.A town hall meeting was held at the Appalachian Wireless Arena Thursday night.”I understand their concerns. I’m not here to try to cause any kind of controversy. I certainly understand their…