Ft. Campbell Soldiers Helping New Jersey

Ft. Campbell Soldiers Helping New Jersey The 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell has deployed about 10 soldiers from the Kentucky post to New Jersey to help with coronavirus pandemic relief there.The post, located on the Kentucky-Tennessee state line, said the soldiers are logistics experts assigned to the 101st Division Sustainment Brigade. They deployed…

Kentucky Unemployment Hotline

Kentucky Unemployment Hotline Kentucky has opened a new hotline for people who have yet to receive a payment from unemployment claims they filed in March amid the coronavirus pandemic.The state received more than 282,000 claims in March and has paid out 183,000 of those claims, Gov. Andy Beshear said during a news conference Monday.…

Bluegrass Hall Of Fame Virtual Tour

Bluegrass Hall Of Fame Virtual Tour The Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum in western Kentucky is encouraging fans to visit by taking a new virtual tour of its exhibits.The museum in Owensboro has been closed to the public for over a month due to the coronavirus pandemic and thought the online tour,…

Dollar General Shutdown

Dollar General Shutdown Elkhorn City Police Chief Bobby Sexton said police were present at the Dollar General store Monday night.Sexton said the store has not been following proper social distancing measures taken by the city and is now being told to close.One worker has been cited to court and one customer is going to…

Gospel Singer Dies of COVID-19

Gospel Singer Dies of COVID-19 Grammy-nominated gospel singer Troy Sneed has died from complications with the coronavirus. He was 52.Sneed’s publicist Bill Carpenter said the singer died early Monday at a hospital in Jacksonville, Florida. Sneed earned a Grammy nomination for his work on the Youth For Christ’s 1999 album “Higher.”Sneed helped form Youth…

KY Re-opening Details

KY Re-opening Details Gov. Andy Beshear gave new details on re-opening the state while continuing to keep Kentuckians safe from COVID-19 during his daily press conference. Phase 2 is set to begin Wednesday, May 6. At that time, outpatient surgeries and other invasive procedures can resume, though hospital and care facilities will have to…