Behavioral Health Center Opens

Behavioral Health Center Opens Last month, Frontier Behavioral Health in Floyd County opened its second residential treatment facility.“We found the necessity for a women’s program and with our partners, we’ve been working in the court systems and some other agencies,” said CEO Randy Hunter.In May, Frontier Behavioral Health opened a 24-bed men’s facility in…

Preparing For The Vaccine

Preparing For The Vaccine Teachers and school staff in Kentucky could be among the first in the state to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.On Monday, Gov. Andy Beshear said teachers and staff would have access to a vaccine after the initial group of front-line healthcare workers and long-term care facility staff and patients. They would…

Floyd County Prison Reopens

Floyd County Prison Reopens The Kentucky Department of Corrections has officially reopened a prison in Floyd County that last held inmates in 2012.Gov. Andy Beshear announced the reopening of the former Otter Creek Correctional Center.The prison was previously run by Tennessee-based CoreCivic. It closed after female inmates complained about the staff. It has reopened…