Medical Scholarships

Medical Scholarships Appalachian Regional Healthcare and the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program are teaming up to help students working toward a career as medical technologists.ARH is offering an opportunity to apply for a $20,000 scholarship to those who have completed the first semester of the Medical Laboratory Science program at the UK Center of…

Catalytic Converter Thief

Catalytic Converter Thief A Somerset man was arrested earlier this month, accused of stealing several items including catalytic converters.Officials with Burnside Police said that 25-year-old Jake Crabtree was arrested on March 17 following a warrant from a Pulaski County Grand Jury.The arrest is the result of an investigation of cargo thefts, including catalytic converters,…

Faster Internet

Faster Internet Kinetic by Windstream announced more than 4,000 locations in Pulaski County will be getting faster broadband internet this spring.This expansion will be for 4,247 locations in and around Burnside, Kentucky as part of a $2 billion initiative to expand high-speed internet service. Source: MG News Return to News

Social Media

Social Media Saying it’s well-documented about the negative impact social media can have on kids, Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron announced he was joining a group of 44 attorneys general to send a letter to the social media platforms TikTok and Snapchat concerning parental controls.The goal of the letter is to urge the companies…

Belk Building

Belk Building The Harlan County Community Foundation is partnering with several businesses and officials to renovate the old Belk Building in downtown Harlan to create a mixed use space.The mixed use space will have restaurant space, a community gathering space, retail/gallery space, apartments and co-working spaces.HCCF partnered with the Mountain Training Network for the…

Astronomical Discovery

Astronomical Discovery Right here in Kentucky, Dr. Jeremy Wood, tenured professor of Physics and Astronomy at Hazard Community and Technical College, recently made an astronomical discovery, which was accepted into a scientific journal.“The big discovery was that, out here, there is a certain barrier, called the Perihelion Barrier.” He said, referencing his chalk board.…