Gun Laws

Gun Laws Saying it would take away control from Congress,Attorney General Daniel Cameron is now part of a 20-state coalition of attorneys against the Biden administration’s proposed gun laws, according to a news release.The coalition is opposing what they say is an unlawful attempt to regulate guns proposed by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco,…

College Of Optometry

College Of Optometry The University of Pikeville-Kentucky College of Optometry (KYCO), which began a grant program last year, was recognized by the American Optometric Association (AOA), according to a news release.The program’s success has lead the AOA to adopt its system all across the nation.Apparently, the KYCO has paid for 43 optometry students to…

School Safety

School Safety Some positive education news, almost all schools in the state are compliant with the School Safety and Resiliency Act (SSRA), per a news release.Thanks to the additional help from Governor Andy Beshear’s $18.2 million budget allocation, almost all schools meet SSRA standards, according the first school risk assessment report.Lieutenant Governor Jacqueline Coleman,…

Leslie County Schools Cancelled

Leslie County Schools Cancelled Another Eastern Kentucky school district is canceling classes due to the coronavirus.In a Facebook post from Leslie County Schools on Sunday, officials with the district said due to “an increase in COVID cases in our schools and additional class quarantines, school will be canceled through August 27th.”School officials say the…

Opioid Abuse Funding For KY

Opioid Abuse Funding For KY Kentucky will be getting almost $1.2 million to help fight opioid abuse.According to a news release, Governor Andy Beshear joined Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet Secretary Kerry Harvey to announce a grant awarded by Federal Bureau of Justice Assistance’s Comprehensive Opioid and Stimulant Substance Abuse Program (COSSAP).This grant…