Carol Malone Blvd.

Carol Malone Blvd. With nearly 17,000 people driving it daily, bumper-to-bumper traffic along Carol Malone Boulevard is a daily struggle. Now work is underway to widen the travel lanes, improve the turning lanes – including an upgraded U.S. 60 (Main Street) intersection with dedicated right and left-turn lanes and two through lanes – as…

KPS Bulldog Mascot

KPS Bulldog Mascot During KPS’s 74th birthday celebration, a new ride along mascot was announced. Officials said the custom-designed bulldog was created by KSP’s graphic designer, Aaron Tupts, and made possible by BAM Mascots, Inc. It will be used in community outreach initiatives to build relationships with people young and old.The bulldog will visit…

KY Chemical Weapons

KY Chemical Weapons According to army officials work has begun on eliminating the last chemical weapons stockpile stored at an Army depot in Kentucky.The Blue Grass Army Depot’s stockpile of decades-old M55 rockets containing GB nerve agent makes up about half of the 523 tons of weapons that were originally stored there. The nerve…

Chloe Road Construction

Chloe Road Construction In road construction, the Kentucky Division of Abandoned Mines will begin repairs to Ky. 1460 Chloe Road. Cross drain replacement work is scheduled at mile point 1.28 (1.28 miles north of U.S. 460 and 3.9 miles Southeast of Ky. 1426). Work will begin Monday, July 18, and continue through July 22.The…

Upcoming Mission Of Mercy

Upcoming Mission Of Mercy People living in or near Southwest Virginia looking for some free dental care will have an opportunity later this month.Officials with Mission of Mercy are bringing their services back to Wise County on July 22nd and 23rd for the first in-person clinic since the pandemic began.The event will be held…