KY Food Insecurity

KY Food Insecurity Hoping to return with better news, Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles made a stop in Perry County on Wednesday.During his visit, he said food insecurity in Eastern Kentucky is higher than at the national level. Local leaders and organizations met to discuss how the state can help fight food insecurity…

Remember Our Fallen Ride

Remember Our Fallen Ride And the Harleys and other motorcycles came through like in previous years, the Run For The Wall cross-country motorcycle ride from California to Washington D.C. that’s always taken place to honor fallen veterans on Memorial Day.With the pandemic canceling this year’s event, a small group of veterans and supporters continued…

Bolling’s North Fork Veranda

Bolling’s North Fork Veranda A ribbon cutting ceremony was held in honor of a new outdoor facility opening in Whitesburg.“It’s one of a kind,” said Mary Bolling, owner of the Bolling’s North Fork Veranda.The Letcher County Tourism Commission invited members of the community to join them in welcoming the Bolling’s North Fork Veranda to…

Multiple Drug Charges

Multiple Drug Charges Quite a few drug charges were the result of an attempted traffic stop for several people earlier this week.Officials with the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office say the incident happened Tuesday afternoon. Deputies were searching for Stacy O. Savage, 49, of London, for allegedly violating his parole.When police found Savage driving a…

KY Law Enforcement Promotion

KY Law Enforcement Promotion With stops in Pikeville and Hazard Kentucky State Police Commissioner Phillip Burnett, Jr. has announced the promotion of Lieutenant Claude E. Little to Major, effective back on May 1.Little will also serve as the Director for the Special Enforcement Division, where he oversees eight branches including Cannabis Suppression, Drug Enforcement…