Sunshine Fire Department

Sunshine Fire Department After working over 10 years and being full of setbacks the Sunshine Fire Department in Harlan has announced the construction of a new station.Lieutenant Governor Jacqueline Coleman was in attendance to hand the $750,000 check in state and federal grant money to Sunshine Fire Department Chief Steven Hatfield. Money that was…

Logan County Illegal Dump

Logan County Illegal Dump An illegal dump in Logan County with tons of trash was picked-up.“We went up there and we cleaned about 6 and a half tons of trash,” said Sheriff P.D. Clemons.Clemons said he and another deputy went to the spot along a road near Pine Creek and cleaned up the mess…

Memorial Day ATV Ride

Memorial Day ATV Ride Knott County officials are preparing for the fourth annual Memorial Day ATV Ride.The event is designed to kick off the summer season, taking place the weekend of Memorial Day.Everyone is invited to come on down to the Mine Made Adventure Park.Knott County Tourism Vice Chair Danny Laferty said it is…

UPIKE Graduation

UPIKE Graduation UPIKE graduation is coming up on May 7th and the university president is reminding those traveling from out of town to book a place to stay as soon as possible especially since the school recently purchased the Hilton Inn leaving fewer hotel choices.The ceremony will take place a The Appalachian Wireless Arena…

Spring Trail Ride

Spring Trail Ride Hoping the rollback of COVID-19 will increase interest, Knott County officials are gearing up for the 2022 Spring Trail Ride.Community leaders are hopeful this year’s event will bring in a big crowd compared to previous events.“I think we’re going to have a record turnout here in May,” Knott County Judge-Executive Jeff…

Isaiah House

Isaiah House The central Kentucky based Isaiah House will host a free and open to the community recovery event in Hazard on Friday, April 29.Wounds to Wisdom will be a presentation from Southern and Eastern Kentuckians on their unique experiences with addiction recovery.The guest speakers will begin presentations at 6:00 p.m. at the Art…