New Pikeville Business

New Pikeville Business A new business is making its way to the Pikeville Commons this month, bringing with it a new spin on self care and personal hygiene. Buff City Soap opens its doors August 12, with plans to introduce made-in-store soaps to the area. From bath bombs to laundry soap, the plant-based company…

KY’s Unemployment Situation

KY’s Unemployment Situation In an effort to find solutions for employees and employers a panel of state lawmakers heard an update on the state’s unemployment situation.The big takeaway from Wednesday morning’s meeting of Budget Review Subcomittee on General Governement Finance is that there are still a lot of questions, and frustrations, with the unemployment…

UK Health Employees

UK Health Employees UK HealthCare announced Wednesday that the COVID-19 vaccination will be required for health care providers, staff, trainees, learners and those who work in UK HealthCare facilities.Employees will be required to initiate a complete COVID-19 vaccination series by Sept. 15. The requirement includes a declination process for religious or medical reasons as…

WellCare Of Kentucky

WellCare Of Kentucky Governor Beshear has announced that WellCare of Kentucky, a Medicaid and Medicare services provider, would be adding 18 full-time jobs at its national call center in Hazard, nearly doubling employment at the facility.Gov. Beshear thanked says We are working to bring quality job opportunities to every corner of our state, and…