Perry County COVID-19 Pill

Perry County COVID-19 Pill Primary Care in Perry County began treating select patients that test positive for COVID-19 with the Pfizer antiviral pill on January 10th.The new pill became available right after information came out that antibody infusions they were using to treat patients is not as effective against the Omicron Variant. Health officials…

Comedy Courthouse

Comedy Courthouse How about a few laughs at a courthouse? With work underway to restore the historic Martin County Courthouse, tourism officials are hoping to make the once-busy space into a new venue for entertainment and more.The first leg of that revitalization begins this month as the first Comedy at the Courthouse takes the…

KY Republican Party Member Dies

KY Republican Party Member Dies A prominent member of the Republican Party of Kentucky, a former candidate for governor and longtime Central Kentucky attorney has died.In a Facebook post, Larry Forgy’s sister State Senator Alice Forgy Kerr confirmed the news early this morning.In the post, Kerr mentions her brother was at UK Hospital in…

FEMA Tornado Advice

FEMA Tornado Advice People rebuilding from last month’s deadly tornadoes in Kentucky can get free advice from Federal Emergency Management Agency mitigation representatives.The representatives will be available at Lowe’s and Home Depot stores in Bowling Green and Mayfield. They will answer questions and offer home improvement tips, ways to reduce damage in the future…

Floyd County Animal Shelter

Floyd County Animal Shelter The Floyd County Animal Shelter is currently bombarded with stray or neglected cats and dogs and is now overcrowded. This led officials with the Floyd County Animal Shelter to make an announcement.“Now we generally have about a 90% adoption rate. The only dogs we have to put down are generally…

At Home COVID-19 Tests

At Home COVID-19 Tests Laurel County Health Department officials began distributing free at-home COVID-19 tests on Wednesday morning.The department gave out Ellume Home Tests, which requires a smart phone to work but is 96% effective.Laurel County has averaged more than 160 cases per day for the last few days. Health officials say the at-home…

Aluminum Mill Project

Aluminum Mill Project Kentucky lawmakers have advanced a bill to recover the state’s $15 million investment in a long-stalled aluminum mill project promised for northeastern Kentucky.The bill won initial approval Wednesday from the Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee.Committee members said they still hope the project becomes reality. They signaled the legislature’s growing impatience with…