Kentucky Parks Funding

Kentucky Parks Funding Governor Andy Beshear selected 41 projects to receive funding from the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) Monday morning. The funding, totaling $4.3 million, will help these selected projects to upgrade parks and recreational spaces across Kentucky.“Parks and recreation spaces are an important part of every Kentucky community,” said Gov. Beshear.…

Lawrence County Future Plan

Lawrence County Future Plan A plan for the future is now in the works in Lawrence County.“Every community needs to have involvement in this plan,” Deputy Judge-Executive Vince Doty said.County leaders started going through hundreds of surveys Monday night, which were filled out by residents. The surveys consisted of ideas for the future of…

Trooper Teddy Bears

Trooper Teddy Bears Anyone can help the Kentucky State Police give comfort to kids who are experiencing trauma.The Trooper Teddy Bears are now on sale at a discounted rate of $14.99.KSP gives the teddy bears to kids who they meet on calls.Many are victims of crashes or sexual abuse or are fighting terminal illnesses.…

Beattyville Benefit Concert

Beattyville Benefit Concert April 3rd, a concert will be held in Beattyville to help flood victims.The Downtown Beattyville Alliance and the Beattyville/Lee County Tourism Commission are planning a benefit concert. The concert will take place from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. town square on Main Street in Beattyville.You can either bring camping chairs to…

Bridge Construction In Whitley County

Bridge Construction In Whitley County Today some bridges along I-75 in Whitley County will close due to roadwork.The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says north of the state line at mile point 2.5 and the bridges across the Cumberland River just south of exit 15 will undergo roadwork.Roadwork will begin on the southbound bridge at mile…