Pikeville City Commission Oath Of Office

Pikeville City Commission Oath Of Office Patrick McNamee, Steve Hartsock, Allison Powers and Bob Shurtleff took the oath of office once again during the Pikeville City Commission meeting on Dec. 28. They all ran unopposed for the commission in the 2020 general election. Hartsock was also named mayor pro tem. Source: MG…

Appalachian Wireless Arena Cost

Appalachian Wireless Arena Cost While discussing its 2019-20 audit report on Dec. 28, the Pikeville Exposition Center Corporation Board of Directors revealed the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Appalachian Wireless Arena in 2020.The City of Pikeville Exposition Center Corporation Board of Directors met during a special meeting to approve its 2019-20 audit…

Waiting For Unemployment Benefits

Waiting For Unemployment Benefits Thousands of Kentuckians whose unemployment benefits expired the day after Christmas may wait weeks before seeing their next payment as the state switches over to the new benefits extension recently passed by the federal government.Despite the passing of the new coronavirus relief bill, which extended unemployment benefits for those laid…

Vaccinating More Kentuckians

Vaccinating More Kentuckians Doses of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are being shipped across the country.Kentucky has received more than 107,000 with nearly 29,000 of those administered to frontline healthcare workers and long term care facilities in Phase 1A of distribution.The next phase includes people 70 and older, K-12 school personnel, and first responders.…