Dog Food Recall

Dog Food Recall Several brands of dog food were recalled due to potentially high levels of mold, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.Sunshine Mills, Inc. issued a voluntary recall on numerous products that may contain potentially elevated levels of Aflatoxin, a byproduct of mold.The products were sold nationwide under the company’s brands…

Veternarians Needed

Veternarians Needed With fewer veterinary students state leaders say they are aware of a growing shortage of veterinarians, who, in rural areas especially, take care of not just pets, but the animals that make up our food supply.“We’re growing our food here in Kentucky, and we need to be able to support that with…

Back-To-School

Back-To-School Many students are returning to the classroom in the next few weeks. Below are the opening dates for school districts in our area:August 4Jenkins Independent SchoolsLetcher County Schools and Norton City Schools.August 5Bell County School DistrictClay County Public SchoolsEstill County SchoolsHazard Independent SchoolsLee County Public SchoolsMiddlesboro Independent Schools andWise County Public Schools.Breathitt Schools…

COVID-19 Concern In Eastern KY

COVID-19 Concern In Eastern KY Appalachian Regional Healthcare is concerned as COVID-19 cases increase at an alarming rate across the Commonwealth, health experts said that they are seeing some of the highest incidence rates since the pandemic began.“Three weeks ago, we had on average seven to eight patients, three weeks ago last Friday I…

The Barracks Project

The Barracks Project Volunteers with “The Barracks Project” started their efforts in 2019. Over two years, they worked together to completely renovate a home in Silver Grove by replacing the roof, reconstructing walls and installing new plumbing and wiring, among other things.The non-profit organization supports members of the military in various ways, from sending…

Biking For Alzheimers

Biking For Alzheimers While scientists work to unravel the complex brain changes involved in the progression of Alzheimer’s, a WKU fraternity continues to raise money and awareness about the horrible disease.“We left Bowling Green on May 18. We drove about 46 hours out to San Francisco, we drove it straight. Then, May 22nd was…

Whitley Firestone Project

Whitley Firestone Project Federal, state and local leaders gathered in Whitley County Monday to break ground on an expansion project expected to bring 250 full-time jobs to the area.Gov. Andy Beshear, Congressman Hal Rogers, State Senate President Robert Stivers and officials with Firestone Industrial Products were on hand at the company’s Whitley County facility…