KY Chief Justice Retires

KY Chief Justice Retires Kentucky Chief Justice John D. Minton Jr. announced Wednesday that he will not run for reelection next year, signaling the end of an era on the state’s highest court when his current term concludes.Minton, who joined the Supreme Court in 2006, said he wanted to give potential candidates ample time…

KY Wounded Heros Recognition

KY Wounded Heros Recognition Members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3769 received an $8,000 check presented to the Kentucky Wounded Heroes from East Kentucky Barbell gym and the Bucky Classic Tournament fundraising event that was held the beginning of the month at Pikeville Fire Department Station 3. Source: MG News Return…

Saving A Life

Saving A Life A Wayne County man was recognized on Thursday after he stepped into action to save a person’s life.In July, Jason T. McGinnis witnessed a car accident on Kentucky Highway 92E.The involved car overturned after hitting a rock embankment and burst into flames with the driver still inside.McGinnis ran to the car,…

New Equipment

New Equipment The W.R. Castle Fire and Rescue Squad has some new equipment to use in the future.The squad got the truck from Big Sandy RECC, an electrical company in the community.Big Sandy RECC’s President and GM, Bruce Davis, said it was an honor to donate the truck, and that he only wished they…