KY Transportation Plan

KY Transportation Plan Officials are seeking input from those who travel through Kentucky as they update a long-range plan for the state’s transportation needs.Information collected in the Kentucky Statewide Transportation Survey will be used to help identify goals, policies, needs and improvement priorities over the next 25 years, the Transportation Cabinet said in a…

Opioid Epidemic Funding

Opioid Epidemic Funding State officials announced more than $1 million in federal funding on Monday, with about half of that going to organizations that are battling the opioid epidemic in our area.Gov. Andy Beshear and Justice and Public Safety Cabinet Secretary Kerry Harvey awarded more than $500,000 of Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant,…

Vision Food Pantry

Vision Food Pantry With help from God’s Pantry Food Bank in Lexington, New Freedom Worship Center cut the ribbon on the Vision Food Pantry Monday to serve the city of Jenkins and the surrounding areas.Pastor Danny Quillen said church members have hosted soup kitchens for about five years now and said it was time…

KY Internet Expansion

KY Internet Expansion Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman, Department for Local Government Commissioner Dennis Keene, Deputy District Director Carlos Cameron from Congressman Hal Rogers office and Colby Hall, the Executive Director of Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR) joined officials from Cumberland Valley Electric for the announcement of high speed interent expansion efforts at their headquarters…