KY Road Project

KY Road Project Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) officials said drivers in Morgan County may need to find an alternate route on Tuesday, June 15th.They say KY-946 will be closed at mile point 3.5, just east of Hall Road, between US 460 and KY 1010, while crews work to replace a drainage pipe.Officials said roadwork…

New Church Bell

New Church Bell Earlier this year, Caney Baptist Church’s historic bell was stolen.Pastor Lawrence Baldridge says the original bell was not found, but a new bell is in its place after Chief Deputy Robby Slone of the Knott County Sheriff’s Office donated a bell.”It was an overwhelming feeling that I can’t explain, and I…

FEMA Help Centers

FEMA Help Centers With a June 23rd deadline looming today and Saturday, FEMA is once again holding their mobile help centers in Estill, Magoffin and Martin counties, where people are looking to get answers from the devastating floods months ago.So far on day one of the mobile support center in Estill County, it’s been…

Governor Beshear’s Mandates

Governor Beshear’s Mandates Kentucky’s top court is hearing arguments about Governor Andy Beshear’s COVID-19 related mandates and restrictions.It comes following the passage of several laws to reign in the governor’s emergency powers by the General Assembly, which led to Governor Beshear filing a lawsuit.The question is whether this is all a moot point or…

Waiving Park Fees For The Day

Waiving Park Fees For The Day The Daniel Boone National Forest in Kentucky is waiving fees on Saturday at all its recreation sites.The U.S. Forest Service says the day off from fees for visitors is to celebrate National Get Outdoors Day. Park officials say the day was established to offer an opportunity to explore…

Blood Donors Needed In Eastern KY

Blood Donors Needed In Eastern KY The Kentucky Blood Center is battling a critical blood shortage, and to help motivate donors, the nonprofit is giving away vehicles.KBC’s “Summer Double Feature” will give away two Toyota vehicles to help with their need for donations.Blood donors who register to donate blood at a KBC mobile blood…