Possible Name Changing On Campus Buildings

Possible Name Changing On Campus Buildings Western Kentucky University’s president has appointed a panel to examine the names on campus buildings and academic units.The move was spurred by the recent killings of Black Americans by police and the nationwide racial reckoning that has followed, President Timothy Caboni said during a virtual address Monday, the…

Methodist Mountain Mission Reopens

Methodist Mountain Mission Reopens The Methodist Mountain Mission in Jackson, KY operates on a two million dollar annual budget. In March, Executive Director Karen Bunn and her staff made the difficult decision to close all eight of their Opportunity Stores to keep shoppers and staff safe from COVID-19. The stores are now all open…

Economic Impact Deadline Extended

Economic Impact Deadline Extended The IRS has extended its Economic Impact Payment deadline for families with children to receive a $500 payment.According to a release, the deadline has been extended to Sept. 30, 2020 for people to provide information to the IRS using the Non-Filer Tool.The IRS encourages you to file if you Receive…

Pike County Attorney Resigns

Pike County Attorney Resigns Pike County Attorney Howard Keith Hall is stepping down.At Tuesday’s meeting of the Pike County Fiscal Court, Hall tendered his resignation to the court, effective Aug. 24.Hall is currently running for Pike circuit judge to fill the seat left vacant following the death of Pike Circuit Judge Steve Combs.Hall, a…