KY Education Waives Accountability

KY Education Waives Accountability Becasue of the difficuties with the COVID-19 pandemic the U.S. Department of Education (USED) has granted Kentucky a waiver of some accountability, school identification and reporting requirements in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) for the 2020-2021 school year, KDE announced in a statement April 22.By waiving school accountability…

Inmates Building Beds

Inmates Building Beds The Pike County Detention Center has started a new program for inmates to build and donate beds and mattresses to people in need in the community, including local students.So far 50 beds have been constructed according to Pike County Jailer Brian Morris said that the jail began making its own mats…

Pikeville National Day Of Prayer

Pikeville National Day Of Prayer Local faith leaders have planned to hold an event at Pikeville City Park to commemorate the National Day of Prayer, which is recognized on May 6.The National Day of Prayer event will take place at noon in Pikeville City Park. During this year’s event, local leaders plan to say…

God’s Outreach Food Bank

God’s Outreach Food Bank Spectrum donated $10,000 to a Madison County food bank.God’s Outreach Food Bank in Madison County said the grant would help people in Madison and Estill County who were hit hard by this year’s flooding.“When you hear the personal testimonies and how hunger has affected them and what they do to…