FEMA Flooding

FEMA Flooding In a response to Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) denied the request of Individual Assistance to those impacted by the Aug. 30 flooding in Buchanan County that left one person dead, according to news outlets.A letter from FEMA, forwarded from Northam’s office, reads that the flooding’s impact…

Daylight Saving Time

Daylight Saving Time Time to change your time devices. As winter begins, the days will continue to get shorter.Daylight saving time officially ends on Sunday, November 7th.The time change will take place at 2 a.m. Be sure to change your clocks before heading to bed Saturday night.Remember, smart devices will update themselves, but microwaves,…

Electric Vehicle Expansion

Electric Vehicle Expansion A manufacturer plans to create 170 jobs as part of a $27 million expansion of its Kentucky operations to support future electric vehicle-related business, Gov. Andy Beshear said.The investment by Nemak USA Inc. will support building upgrades and new equipment for its operations in Glasgow in south-central Kentucky, the governor’s office…

Agriculture Mental Health Grant

Agriculture Mental Health Grant The U.S. Department of Agriculture is awarding a $500,000 grant to the Kentucky Department of Agriculture.This grant will help the KDA expand its efforts to address stress, mental health, and suicide prevention among agriculture producers.“Focusing on mental health is key to having a healthy agriculture community,” Commissioner of Agriculture Dr.…