Poll Volunteers Needed

Poll Volunteers Needed Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams has unveiled a process for voters to apply to serve as poll workers for the November election.The Poll Worker Volunteer Portal is now available, Adams said Tuesday. The portal submits applications to each applicant’s county clerk, who then will contact the volunteer, he said. The…

Dunkin’ Serving Cereal

Dunkin’ Serving Cereal Dunkin’ announced it is launching a cereal line based on two of its most popular coffee drinks.The company said it is releasing the cereal based on the drinks, Caramel Macchiato and Mocha Latte.The team-up with Post Consumer Brands, the makers of Honey Bunches of Oats, Shredded Wheat and Raisin Bran is…

Great Smoky Mountains Repairs

Great Smoky Mountains Repairs Millions of dollars are needed to fix a long backlog of repairs needed in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.When President Trump signed the Great American Outdoors Act, many in Great Smoky Mountains became excited that many of the issues that faced the park for years could soon be fixed.Over all…

Water Projects Approved

Water Projects Approved Gov. Andy Beshear has announced the approval of five project loans from the Kentucky Infrastructure Authority (KIA) totaling $7,230,900 for wastewater and sewer system improvements in the cities of Bardstown, Calvert City, Dawson Springs, Lewisburg and Whitesburg.The City of Whitesburg was approved for a $1.1 million Fund F loan to replace…

Laurel Heights Nursing Home COVID-19 Free

Laurel Heights Nursing Home COVID-19 Free Nursing homes were among the first places to institute restrictions back in March, including in Kentucky. In Laurel County, health leaders say cases have been spiking and there is always the concern for long-term care facilities.At Laurel Heights in London, they say they currently have zero cases of…

Floyd County Schools Opening Virtually

Floyd County Schools Opening Virtually After Governor Beshear’s advice to postpone the opening of in-person classes until September 28, Superintendent Adkins announces Floyd County schools will begin virtually on September 8. Floyd County’s plan aims towards the September 28 start date for in-person classes, there is an option for students to attend class in…