Ohio River Bridge Reopens Early

Ohio River Bridge Reopens Early An Ohio River bridge that has been closed for almost four weeks for maintenance will reopen this week, five days ahead of schedule, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said.The “Cairo” Bridge serves as a north-south connection for U.S. 51 between Wickliffe in western Kentucky and Cairo, Illinois. It is also…

Supporters For Sports

Supporters For Sports Parents, coaches, and student-athletes stood outside the state capitol building Monday expressing their support for high school sports to continue this fall.Many of them carried signs that said “let them play” or “let us play.”The event started from a Facebook group that quickly trended and inspired highs school sports supporters.Some of…

KY Eviction Relief Fund

KY Eviction Relief Fund Gov. Andy Beshear has announced the creation of an eviction relief fund.Beshear says it’s aimed at keeping people in their homes by reimbursing landlords for missed rent payments during the coronavirus pandemic.Beshear signed an executive order Monday setting up a system aimed at helping prevent evictions while assisting landlords.He says…

KFC Drops Slogan, For Now

KFC Drops Slogan, For Now During a worldwide virus-induced pandemic, proper hygiene is key. To follow along with that message, it appears some changes are happening for the commonwealth’s most famous food chain.Kentucky Fried Chicken is pulling its famous “It’s Finger Lickin’ Good” slogan from its campaigns. The slogan, which has been around for…

Lee County Schools Go Remote

Lee County Schools Go Remote Lee County Public Schools will operate with remote-only instruction beginning today the school system announced Monday evening. Officials say Lee County schools will continue remote instruction through at least Friday, Sept. 4.“The operational status of LCPS will be consistent with the Phase I guidance from the Virginia Department of…