Traffic Switch On The Mountain Parkway

Traffic Switch On The Mountain Parkway The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is advising drivers of a traffic switch on the Mountain Parkway, as crews with the Mountain Parkway Expansion project prepare to open another four-lane section of the Parkway.Beginning today traffic moving westbound will moved to the newly paved westbound lanes at mile point 65…

Hoskins Cemetery To Move

Hoskins Cemetery To Move The Clay County Fiscal Court held a meeting recently to discuss the Clay County School Board proposal to move the Hoskins Cemetery to another location.The resolution passed and now goes to the state to apply for the required permits to move those who are buried there.The proposal started back in…

Regional Rocket News

Regional Rocket News Some unusual rocket news nearby. A Bechtel-led plant in Kentucky has successfully begun destroying its next batch of chemical weapons, just two months after completing a previous campaign.The first M55 rockets containing VX nerve agent were destroyed July 9 at the Blue Grass Chemical Agent-Destruction Pilot Plant (BGCAPP), near Richmond, Kentucky.…

KY Cancer Patient Study

KY Cancer Patient Study Calling all cancer patients. Now, a study is looking at the experiences of those who have recently been diagnosed with the disease.Kentuckians who are 18 years old or older who have been diagnosed with cancer in the past year are wanted for the Life After Diagnosis and Descriptors of Experience…

Perry County Farmer’s Market

Perry County Farmer’s Market Perry County Farmer’s Market and ARH hospital have come together to host a pop-up farmer’s market in the ARH hospital’s parking lot aiming to make it more convenient for health care professionals to buy fresh, local produce and baked goods.“[Hospital workers] have a hard time getting to farmers markets because…

Pike County Girl Safe

Pike County Girl Safe Cheyann Hatfield, the Pike County 17-year-old missing since Late June, was found safe.Hatfield’s father Rocky confirmed to news outlets that she was found late Monday night.Hatfield went missing from the Phelps area on Sunday, June 27th after going riding with her brother.Police have not released anymore details. Source:…

Flags At KY State Capitol

Flags At KY State Capitol If you drive by the Kentucky State Capitol, you’ll see thousands of American flags. Each one honors a Kentuckian who died from COVID-19.The temporary memorial is being taken down this week, and families of the victims are able to pick up a flag to remember their loved ones.The flags…

Letcher County Phone Scams

Letcher County Phone Scams Letcher County law enforcement are making you aware of several phone scams. In one, people in Letcher County are receiving calls from a person claiming to be kids or grandkids that need money to get out of jail or out of the hospital. Another involves callers posing as federal grant…

IRS Sending Checks

IRS Sending Checks The IRS will begin sending advances on annual child tax credits Thursday for qualifying families as part of President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill passed earlier this year. Biden signed off on the new law in March, which will pay as much as $300 per child on a monthly…