Feeding The Kids

Feeding The Kids God’s Pantry Food Bank is ready as some school districts in central and eastern Kentucky are already finished with the school year.However, some children who depend on school breakfast and lunch still need to be fed. “There are two times in a year where hunger is particularly pronounced. One is during…

Clay County Sheriff

Clay County Sheriff A former Clay County sheriff’s deputy pleaded guilty on a charge Tuesday in the Clay County Circuit Court.Troopers said the guilty plea comes from an investigation that began in January 2020. Brandon Edwards, 30, pleaded guilty to one county of “unlawful use of electronic means to induce a minor to into…

KY Memorial Day

KY Memorial Day As we head into Memorial Day weekend, more Kentuckians are looking to head out on the roads despite high gas prices.AAA of the Bluegrass estimates half a million Kentuckians are hitting the road.“A lot of people said, ‘Hey, we’re taking that trip anyway. We’re going to cut that budget elsewhere.’ Today…

Mine Workshops

Mine Workshops Coming up in June, the Kentucky Division of Abandoned Mine Lands announced it will be offering three free workshops. The workshops will be for people interested in bidding on reclamation, revitalization or abatement projects.On June 9, the workshop will be held online via Microsoft Teams. On June 14, the offering will be…

Somerset Theater Project

Somerset Theater Project How about live summer music? The Virginia Theater in downtown Somerset sat empty for almost 30 years, and now city officials said it is almost ready to re-open as a live entertainment space.The 100-year-old theater was built in 1922 and most recently was known as The Virginia Cinema. In 1994, the…