World Chicken Festival Cancelled

World Chicken Festival Cancelled The World Chicken Festival, which was scheduled to take place September 24-27 in London KY, will not take place this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic according to a Facebook post from event organizers.They say that the decision was made to “ensure the safety and health of volunteers, workers…

Drownings Increase In Kentucky

Drownings Increase In Kentucky The number of people who have died from drowning in Kentucky is higher than usual for this time of year.As we enter mid-June, there have been about 31 drownings in the Commonwealth.“The number is up greatly,” said Sergeant Homer Pigman with the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife.There are a…

COVID-19 Reminder From Governor Beshear

COVID-19 Reminder From Governor Beshear Governor Beshear in his daily COVID-19 update says everybody needs to remember that COVID-19 is still out there, it spreads aggressively and it can be deadly. As part of Team Kentucky we all have to do our part and remember there are things you can do to help stop…

COVID-19 Protection For Coal Miners

COVID-19 Protection For Coal Miners A union representing U.S. coal miners has asked a court to force the federal government to take unspecified measures to protect them from the coronavirus.The petition seeks an emergency order from the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia against the U.S. Mine Safety and Health…