Trump Leading In KY

Trump Leading In KY New polling just out suggests President Donald Trump should once again collect Kentucky’s eight electoral votes in his November bid for re-election.Independent research firm Morning Consult surveyed nearly 800 likely voters over a recent 10-day period, showing Trump well ahead of Democratic challenger Joe Biden, 59 percent to 35 percent,…

Walmart Settlement

Walmart Settlement One of America’s largest retailers will pay out a $20 million settlement after allegations of hiring discrimination against women.The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission alleged that the discrimination happened at Walmart’s 44 distribution centers across the country, including the one in Laurel County. The original complaint in the…

Kentucky State University Back-To-School

Kentucky State University Back-To-School Kentucky State University is offering in-person or remote classes this fall, depending on each student’s choice.Students will be able to have online classes while living in residence halls, off-campus or at home. They also can choose a hybrid arrangement with face-to-face classes and reduced classroom size while attending class in…

Letcher Fire And Rescue Upgrade

Letcher Fire And Rescue Upgrade Tuesday morning the Letcher Fire and Rescue Ambulance Service celebrates a milestone with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. They upgraded their services from basic life support to advanced life support. The difference between what could mean life and death to a patient.“It’s something for this community that we have not been…

More Homes In Hazard

More Homes In Hazard While the city of Hazard looks to expand its downtown area, it will have an added boost in the near future.The Housing Development Alliance announcing phase two of the Allais Project, which includes water line installation as well as groundbreaking for 15 new homes set to be built on the…