Controversial UK Mural to be Removed

Controversial UK Mural to be Removed University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto says a controversial mural at the school that has been the object of protest for its depictions of black people and Native Americans is coming down. Capilouto’s message Friday to students, faculty and staff said the mural makes it difficult to address…

Morehead-Based Rajant Corp. Expanding, Adding Jobs

Morehead-Based Rajant Corp. Expanding, Adding Jobs Acompany with operations in Rowan County is expanding, creating 26 jobs in the process. Rajant Corp. is also investing $2 million in the relocation and expansion project. The company plans to move its current 9,600-square-foot facility on Main Street in Morehead to a nearby 48,000-square-foot building located on…

Kentucky Apple Festival Canceled Amid COVID Fears

Kentucky Apple Festival Canceled Amid COVID Fears Yet another fall festival is not taking any chances this year and has called the event off because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Officials with the Kentucky Apple Festival in Paintsville posted on Facebook Friday that “after much consideration,” the festival has been canceled for 2020. In…