Kentucky State University Interim President

Kentucky State University Interim President Kentucky State University regents have selected an interim campus president for the upcoming school year while the search continues to fill the position on a long-term basis.Ronald A. Johnson was chosen for the interim role by KSU regents. Johnson is a former president of Clark Atlanta University, a private…

Huge Drug Bust

Huge Drug Bust It’s being described as one of the largest drug seizures in Kentucky since a joint effort between local, state and federal law enforcement partners in Southern Kentucky. Officials with the Somerset Police Department announced the bust this morning following a five-month investigation.Two men, Wesley Aaron Calhoun and Dennie A. Smith, both…

Juvenile Justice Agency Hiring

Juvenile Justice Agency Hiring Kentucky’s juvenile justice agency is hiring people to help fill more than 90 full- and part-time positions across 24 facilities.To help in recruitment, the Department of Juvenile Justice is offering a job fair today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. EDT at the Campbell Regional Juvenile Detention Center in Newport.While…

SRO Applicants

SRO Applicants A deadline is quickly approaching for Kentucky schools. Every Kentucky school campus needs to have a school resource officer by August 1.The requirement comes after lawmakers passed a school safety plan. However, at least one central Kentucky school system is struggling to find SROs to patrol their schools.For instance, Mercer County Superintendent…

Hazard Vendor’s Mall

Hazard Vendor’s Mall Hazard’s vendors and shoppers have a new place to discover the unique items people in the area have to offer at 441 N Main Street.The new location of the Hazard Vendor’s Mall is right across from the old location on Main Street.The old location typically hosted multiple vendors at once, but…

Childhood Education Funding

Childhood Education Funding Governor Andy Beshear has announced $8 million dollars in funding for early childhood education.The funding will go towards developmental questionnaires for parents of children from birth to three years old.“By doing a developmental screening, we see where most children are at, what milestone they are achieving, like their gross motor skills,…