Ft. Campbell Building Military Homes

Ft. Campbell Building Military Homes Fort Campbell is building or renovating hundreds of military family homes in an $87.4 million project.The project calls for building 144 new three- and four-bedroom homes, renovating 170 houses and demolishing 250 homes over the next five years. The Army and its private housing partner, Landlease, are breaking ground…

Paintsville Embankment Collapse

Paintsville Embankment Collapse Officials with Johnson County 911 tell news outlets recent flooding has caused a section of the embankment near the Paintsville City Garage to collapse into the river.It happened this morning on River Road.A Facebook post from Johnson County Emergency Management states the slip is estimated to be between 100 feet wide…

Nearly Camping Season

Nearly Camping Season Camping season opens March 12 at 30 Kentucky State Parks featuring approximatively 2,300 campsites across the commonwealth.“One of the most popular recreational activities at Kentucky State Parks every year is camping,” said Department of Parks Commissioner Russ Meyer. “Over the past year, our staff has been committed to making improvements at…

Getting KY Schools Reopened

Getting KY Schools Reopened The Kentucky Senate has voted to require schools to reopen in-person instruction by late March.Senators passed the bill Wednesday. The bill is potentially one step from going to the governor.The bill would require in-person classes to resume by March 29.It returns to the House, which will consider Senate changes.If the…

Fixing KY’s Broken Unemployment System

Fixing KY’s Broken Unemployment System House Bill 367 would require unemployment offices to open in certain areas of Kentucky when the unemployment rate rises above five percent.The bill comes after nearly one year of issues with the Office of Unemployment Insurance, especially when it comes to unemployed Kentuckians trying to reach someone to get…

Breathitt County Bottled Water Sites

Breathitt County Bottled Water Sites The Breathitt County Water District posted on Facebook that the city water plant is down.Until it is fixed and operational, the county cannot pump water and can’t find the breaks in the lines in the county.Restoration time is unknown at this time.Bottled water is available at Breathitt County High…