Somerset Community College Award

Somerset Community College Award U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Congressman Hal Rogers have announced $2,236,481 awarded to Somerset Community College (SCC). The $2.2 million comes from the U.S. Department of Education Strengthening Institutions Program.Senator McConnell and Congressman Rogers spoke with U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos encouraging the SCC’s competitive federal application…

Save The Children Food Boxes

Save The Children Food Boxes It is the second week of the farmers to families food box giveaway in Perry County.The giveaway is made possible by Save the Children and the USDA. People throughout the community lined up outside of Perry Central High School to collect their food boxes. Organizers say they gave away…

Specialized Emergency Training

Specialized Emergency Training Members of emergency medical services organizations across the region will have access to some specialized training later this year.Starting in December, the Kentucky Office of Rural Health (KORH) in Hazard will host the first Kentucky EMS Leadership Academy.The program, which will run for eight months, will be held virtually due to…

Rejoice 2020 Continues Tonight

Rejoice 2020 Continues Tonight Rejoice 2020 Encore is a FREE – Southern Gospel & Gospel Bluegrass LIVE Experience – presented by Mountain Gospel.Sharing Hope in Hard Times.Each evening of Oct 5-9 we are bringing you encouragement and uplift directly to your living room via Facebook LIVE. Watch and engage with this unique interactive experience.Tonight…

Hospitality Partnership

Hospitality Partnership The Kentucky Wildlands and ExecuTrain have partnered in an effort to help businesses in Eastern and Southern Kentucky. The partnership aims at improving customer service in the mountains.The partnership will benefit Kentucky Wildlands Hospitality Program for restaurants, hotels, retail stores, businesses that serve the public. The program will begin in 2021.The certificate…

Hospitality Partnerhip

Hospitality Partnerhip The Kentucky Wildlands and ExecuTrain have partnered in an effort to help businesses in Eastern and Southern Kentucky. The partnership aims at improving customer service in the mountains.The partnership will benefit Kentucky Wildlands Hospitality Program for restaurants, hotels, retail stores, businesses that serve the public. The program will begin in 2021.The certificate…

Breonna Taylor Audio Tapes

Breonna Taylor Audio Tapes The police officer who fatally shot Breonna Taylor described seeing only “shadowy mass” and said he didn’t recall firing the 16 bullets later matched to his gun. As she lay bleeding, Taylor’s boyfriend called his mother before dialing 911.Details of the chaos and confusion during the raid that resulted in…

Kentucky Healthcare Change

Kentucky Healthcare Change Governor Andy Beshear and other leaders met in Frankfort Monday to announce a new benefits portal that officials say will make it easier for Kentuckians to access health care coverage.The Governor, joined by Lt. Governor Jacqueline Coleman, Cabinet for Health and Family Services Secretary Eric Friedlander and community health partners, announced…