Ruling Against A County Official

Ruling Against A County Official The Kentucky Attorney General’s Office has ruled against a county official in an open records dispute.Marshall County Judge-Executive Kevin Neal violated the Open Records Act when he refused to comply with a request from Marshall County Sheriff Eddie McGuire, according to a ruling issued Tuesday, news outlets reported.The sheriff…

CDC Reassures Parents

CDC Reassures Parents The CDC is now giving parents re-assurance after a study found that schools are safe as long as COVID protocols are followed.A CDC study published Tuesday looked at the spread of the virus in schools throughout the fall semester. It showed schools weren’t the cause of most transmissions, unlike those seen…

Beshear Sends Letter Of Compromise

Beshear Sends Letter Of Compromise Faced with a weakening of his executive powers, Gov. Andy Beshear has weighed in with suggested compromises in a letter to Republican legislative leaders.Beshear sent the letter to House Speaker David Osborne and Senate President Robert Stivers. It came after he vetoed bills limiting his executive authority, especially in…

Rowan County Teachers Vaccinating

Rowan County Teachers Vaccinating Rowan County teachers want students back in school and to stay in school. That’s why many teachers are signing up to get vaccinated.The Rowan County School district hosted a vaccine clinic Wednesday for all employees. Last month, the district sent a survey to teachers and staff asking if they wanted…

KY Hospitals Receiving Added Funding

KY Hospitals Receiving Added Funding Thanks to a decision by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Kentucky’s hospitals will soon receive up to $1 billion in annual funding. Last week, CMS approved a new direct payment initiative from the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) that provides more money for…