Early Voting Turnout

Early Voting Turnout More than 1.5 million people in the bluegrass took advantage either absentee or early in-person voting. That’s 42.2 percent of all registered voters in Kentucky. For comparison, 1,955,195 people voted in the 2016 Presidential election in Kentucky, and voter turnout that year was 59.1 percent according to the KY Secretary of…

Drive-Thru Parade

Drive-Thru Parade The city of Ashland’s annual Christmas parade will look a bit different this year due to the pandemic.It will be a drive-thru parade, city officials say.This means floats will remain stationary as cars drive through to view the festivities.Participation in the parade will be limited to a first-come, first-serve basis, and organizations…

Floyd County Sheriff Loses Home In Fire

Floyd County Sheriff Loses Home In Fire One Eastern Kentucky official lost his home to a fire Monday night.Floyd County Sheriff John Hunt posted the news on the department’s Facebook page.In the post, he said he and his family are safe and he appreciates everyone’s thoughts and prayers.No word on what started the fire.…

Helping Speedway Children’s Charities

Helping Speedway Children’s Charities Bristol Motor Speedway’s 24th annual Speedway and Lights will open on November 13th, but this year’s event will be a bit different due to the COVID-19 pandemic.The annual event features hundreds of light displays throughout the speedway property and is one of the primary fundraisers for the Bristol chapter of…