White Oak Hill Recovery Center

White Oak Hill Recovery Center It’s now open. Addiction Recovery Care (ARC) is expanding its services in Kentucky.White Oak Hill will serve as a 140-bed men’s residential drug and alcohol treatment center.The facility is located at the old Inez Middle School. Purchased back in 2020, the property has undergone complete renovations.Tim Robinson, CEO of…

Electric Power Change-Up

Electric Power Change-Up The Kentucky Public Service Commission officially approved the sale of Kentucky Power from American Electric Power to Liberty Utilities, Inc. Thursday.After an announcement in October 2021, Liberty officially filed to purchase Kentucky Power and AEP Kentucky Transmission Company, LLC in January 2022 for more than $2.8 billion, including taking on more…

Eastern KY Water Improvements

Eastern KY Water Improvements Some great news for Eastern KY. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Congressman Hal Rogers have announced the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) will be awarding $1.5 million to the Sandy Hook Water District.The funds, which come from ARC’s infrastructure program, will help improve water systems in the area.According to a…

Appalachian Opioid Update

Appalachian Opioid Update Federal, state and local law enforcement and health officials gathered in Cincinnati this week to announce a significant law enforcement operation regarding the opioid epidemic in the Appalachian region.This announcement regards the Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid Strike Force (ARPO), an operation that aims to target medical professionals who have abused their…

Arrest In Stanton

Arrest In Stanton A disagreement that began over a car ended with police saying the suspect in an early morning shooting that left one person critically injured is now in custody.According to Stanton Police Department, 21-year-old Aaron Couch has been taken into custody after an “extensive foot chase.”Police said the shooting happened inside a…