The Battle Over the School Board

The Battle Over the School Board A bill aimed at undoing Gov. Andy Beshear’s overhaul of the Kentucky state school board won initial approval Thursday, threatening to move conflict between the new Democratic governor and Republicans looking to diminish his power further out into the open. The measure, which passed a Senate committee, would…

Wolfe County Native Opens for Willie

Wolfe County Native Opens for Willie Wolfe County Native and Country music singer/songwriter Tyler Booth announced Monday on his official Facebook page that he will open for Willie Nelson. The show will be May 1 at the CMA Theater in Nashville, Tenn. which houses the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. …

Students Create a Giving Shelf

Students Create a Giving Shelf A group of students at James D. Adams Middle School in prestonburg is giving a helping hand to their peers. The school’s GEAR UP Club opened its “Blessing Shelf” this week, stocked with school supplies, personal hygiene items, and snack items. The shelf started with a few school supplies…

#lilliestrong

#lilliestrong Perry County is demonstrating the strength of their community as they rally behind a women who has been a symbol of strength for years. Personal trainer Lillie Combs has been battling stage 4 lung cancer since October. The owner of the Appalachian Apparel Company, Joey Mckinny is helping her stay strong and raise…