Thanksgiving Guidelines For Kentucky

Thanksgiving Guidelines For Kentucky Gov. Beshear released guidance in his daily COVID-19 update Tuesday to make sure that Kentuckians celebrating Thanksgiving don’t leave their doors open to the virus. It includes avoiding gatherings with people who don’t live in your household, choosing to not host or attend crowded parades, avoiding shopping in crowded areas,…

Kentucky’s AG Joins Election Lawsuit

Kentucky’s AG Joins Election Lawsuit Kentucky’s Republican attorney general joined in a lawsuit Monday challenging mail-in ballots in Pennsylvania, saying what happens elsewhere in a presidential election matters to Kentuckians.Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear criticized Daniel Cameron’s involvement, saying that “not recognizing the peaceful transition of power is un-American.” Source: MG News …

Education Scholarship Campaign

Education Scholarship Campaign A new statewide campaign is promoting a scholarship program that helps adults finish their associate degrees.The new campaign announced by Gov. Andy Beshear’s office is called “Never Underestimate You!” and promotes the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship.The scholarship covers the remaining cost of tuition and fees after federal, state and campus grants…

Daniel Boone National Forest Free Entrance

Daniel Boone National Forest Free Entrance The Daniel Boone National Forest is waiving fees at most recreation and camping sites at the Kentucky forest Wednesday in honor of Veterans Day.All recreation sites except concessionaire-operated Grove Drive-In Campground will be free to the public, forest officials said. The waiver continues overnight for campers at developed…

Serious Car Crash In Corbin

Serious Car Crash In Corbin The Corbin Fire Department responded to a car crash involving two cars Monday evening.On Facebook, fire department officials say the crash happened at the intersection of Highway 26 and the entrance to 3041.One person was removed from one car. Two other people were extricated from another car.Oak Grove Volunteer…

Perry County School Classes Cancelled

Perry County School Classes Cancelled Superintendent Johnathan Jett released a statement informing parents that schools in the Perry County school district will cancel classes until November 30.“Over the last few weeks, we have attempted to find ways to bring students back in-person. Unfortunately, with the increase in cases this is not possible at this…

KY Vets Receive Military Honors

KY Vets Receive Military Honors Dozens of veterans who did not receive military funeral honors during the coronavirus pandemic will be honored during ceremonies in Kentucky this week.The belated funeral honors for 65 veterans who died during the pandemic will be given Tuesday at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central at Radcliff, Fort Knox said.The post and…

Company Expands Operations

Company Expands Operations Governor Andy Beshear’s office announced Monday one Southern Kentucky company will expand its operations, bringing 20 jobs to the region.Officials with AHF Products, who specializes in hardwood flooring, plan to manufacture a new product line at their facility in Somerset. In a news release, the company said “the new product targets…

FOP Seeks More Money

FOP Seeks More Money The Kentucky Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression began discussion Sunday with a list of topics, including the approval of the city’s contract with the FOP.Two years of negotiations and both parties came to an agreement; There will be a $10,000-per-year raise for officers and sergeants and better health benefits,…