Hazard And Perry County Chamber Meeting

Hazard And Perry County Chamber Meeting State Representative Chris Fugate and State Senator Brandon Smith talked to Hazard/Perry County Chamber of Commerce members this week discussing coal jobs, ATV trails and the Wendell Ford Airport in Perry County. For instance, the ATV system in West Virginia has grown their small coal town counties,” said…

Pikeville Drug Roundup

Pikeville Drug Roundup A months-long investigation ended Tuesday as the Pikeville Police Department rolled out its drug roundup in an effort to clean up the city streets.The agency, working with EMTs from the fire department, broke into four groups before searching for 21 people they believe to be involved in drug trafficking in the…

KY Tourism Industry

KY Tourism Industry Funding is available to help boost the Kentucky tourism industry, which saw a decline in visitors with the coronavirus pandemic, officials said.The state will allocate $75 million over the next several weeks to help eligible tourism organizations that apply and show the impact of the virus, Gov. Andy Beshear’s office said…

Fraud Fighter

Fraud Fighter Kentucky’s Attorney General, Daniel Cameron, is encouraging Kentuckians to “Be a Fraud Fighter” with a new fraud awareness campaign.On Tuesday, Cameron announced a campaign with his Office of Senior Protection that aims to protect people across the Commonwealth from scams. Cameron says the campaign is to put scammers on alert that fraud…

Eastern KY Flash Flooding

Eastern KY Flash Flooding With some roads completely covered cleanup is underway in parts of eastern Kentucky hit hard by flash flooding Tuesday morning. Multiple reports of heavy rain and flooding in parts of Magoffin and Floyd Counties, haveleft some people cleaning water out of their homes.At Abbott Creek Road in northern Floyd County,…