Local SOS International To Poland

Local SOS International To Poland SOS Interntational based out of Louisville has sent thousands of pounds of relief supplies to help people caught in the refugee crisis in Poland.On Tuesday, UPS transported about 45,000 pounds of humanitarian relief for Ukrainian refugees from its Worldport air hub in Louisville to Warsaw, Poland.A UPS 767 was…

Elevator Scare

Elevator Scare An elevator maintenance project could have been worse when the Knoxville Fire Department responded to Westview Tower Apartments after an elevator fell eleven floors Tuesday afternoon.According to KFD Assistant Chief Mark Wilbanks, no one was injured; however, officials on the scene said it could have been bad in a different scenario.“We are…

Buckhorn Lake Hiring

Buckhorn Lake Hiring Would you like to work in nature? Positions are available at Buckhorn Lake State Park in Perry County.”It’s going to be beautiful here soon, everything’s blooming out,” said Chris Fugate, the park manager.As park officials prepare for the busy season ahead, they said they need more staff members on board to…

UPIKE Award

UPIKE Award The University of Pikeville has seen its share of growth and change in recent years, advancing the region. That effort is now being recognized through the East Kentucky Leadership Foundation’s Tony Turner Award.From an expanded nursing school in a new facility, to an athletic complex on the corner of town, to growing…

Bookstore Day

Bookstore Day Saturday, April 30th is Independent Bookstore Day, a national event celebrating independently owned book stores and giving readers the opportunity to score some great deals.The Red Spotted Newt in Hazard is one local book store participating in Saturday’s festivities.Red Spotted Newt owner Mandi Sheffel said she will be offering giveaways and various…