Beshear Veto’s Charter School Funding Bill

Beshear Veto’s Charter School Funding Bill Gov. Andy Beshear has vetoed a bill funding public charter schools in Kentucky. Beshear struck down House Bill 9, which would provide federal, state and local money for charter schools. The governor says he believes the funding mechanism outlined in HB 9 is unconstitutional. Source: MG…

Covid Cases down Flu Cases Rise

Covid Cases down Flu Cases Rise COVID-19 cases are declining across Kentucky, but influenza cases are on the rise. The state Department for Public Health reports that in the week ended April 2, Kentucky had 613 new confirmed cases of flu, up from 334 the previous week. The state has recorded 4,478 cases this…

Brother Shot In Knott County

Brother Shot In Knott County The KSP has reported a shooting on Cabin Creek Rd, located in the Redfox community of Knott Co. During the investigation it was determined that Harold Gevedon, 55, of Redfox was attempting to unlawfully gain entry into his brothers home. In response to the attempted break-in, Tony Gevedon fired…

A Drug Arrest In Hazard

A Drug Arrest In Hazard On Monday morning, a Hazard police officer reportedly saw a suspicious car parked on Brown Gay Lane. Inside two people who were “acting strange.” The officer spotted a marijuana cigarette on the dashboard of the car and deployed a K-9 unit. A search turned up a loaded 9 MM…

A Shooting in Hazard

A Shooting in Hazard The KSP has reported a shooting on Cabin Creek Rd, located in the Redfox community of Knott Co. During the investigation it was determined that Harold Gevedon, 55, of Redfox was attempting to unlawfully gain entry into his brothers home. In response to the attempted break-in, Tony Gevedon fired shots…