Green River Bridge Closing Temporarily

Green River Bridge Closing Temporarily A bridge over the Green River in Kentucky will be closed for several days starting Friday.The U.S. 60 Spottsville Bridge between Henderson and Owensboro will be closed from 6 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said in a news release. A detour route will be…

Making On-line Communication Safer

Making On-line Communication Safer It would be a crime in Kentucky to spread personal information of a minor online with the intent to harass, abuse or frighten, under a bill the state Senate passed Monday.The legislation stems from an interaction between Kentucky teenager Nick Sandmann and a Native American activist that went viral in…

Being Cautious About The Coronavirus

Being Cautious About The Coronavirus While Kentucky has yet to see its first case, some are preparing should a case arise. Schools are at the center of many sicknesses, and this year it has taken a long hard toll.”You know we’ve had to close already this year because of the flu and do a…

Safe Drinking Water For KY Kids

Safe Drinking Water For KY Kids The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded $576,000 in grant funding today to assist Kentucky in providing safe drinking water for its children.The funding will assist the state in identifying sources of lead in drinking water in schools or child care facilities.Congressman James Comer (R-KY) said the (Water Infrastructure…

Pikeville And Whitesburg Receive Grants

Pikeville And Whitesburg Receive Grants Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear, the Department for Local Government and the Transportation Cabinet announced more than $2 million in grants for projects awarded to the cities of Pikeville and Whitesburg.The City of Pikeville has been awarded a $500,000 Appalachian Regional Commission grant for project Health Care Employment Around Resource…