Prestonsburg Thanksgiving

Prestonsburg Thanksgiving Knowing clients deal with a lot fo pressure during the holidays, a Prestonsburg health clinic dedicated to helping people recover following drug or alcohol addiction hosted Thanksgiving box giveaway for its clients, and community on Tuesday.Frontier Behavioral Health has been a part of the Prestonsburg community since 2015. CEO Randy Hunter said…

Drinksgiving Caution

Drinksgiving Caution An urge to be extra cautious, known as “Drinksgiving” or Blackout Wednesday,” the day before Thanksgiving has become associated with binge drinking.The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says over Thanksgiving weekend from 2015 to 2019, nearly 800 people died in crashes involving a drunk driver. In that same time frame, 135 drivers…

Family Recovery Program

Family Recovery Program Kentucky leaders say separating a child from a parent struggling with addiction can have a negative impact on the child. That’s why they’re partnering with Volunteers of America to launch a program that will keep parents in recovery with their children.The Family Recovery Program pilot will begin this year in Clay,…

Cram The Cruiser

Cram The Cruiser Throughout kentucky it’s time for the “Cram the Cruiser” campaign running through Dec. 6, 2021.Kentuckians are encouraged to donate non-perishable food items. The collected food will be distributed to local food banks, shelters, churches, and other organizations.“The holidays can be tough for families, but one area that should not be stressful…

Lost River Cave

Lost River Cave Lost River Cave announced its most significant donation ever in support of its capital campaign this week.An anonymous donor contributed one million dollars towards the Nature Discovery Center at Lost River Cave.The Nature Discovery Center will house exhibits and classes for students and families in the area. The executive director says…

CANE Kitchen

CANE Kitchen In Letcher County, to be thankful for what we have, and the ability to do things that we are able to do at this time and for that we are thankful,” CANE Kitchen Manager Brandon Fleming says a full thanksgiving meal will be served today.One year ago, Thanksgiving, like other holidays was…

David Phelps Performing

David Phelps Performing Multi-Dove and Grammy Award-winning recording artist, David Phelps, is bringing his “It Must Be Christmas Tour’ to Ashland, Kentucky.The performance at the Paramount Arts Center will happened December 20 and begin at 7 p.m.Many of the songs featured during the evening are included on Phelps’ It Must Be Christmas recording. The…

Thanksgiving Gathering Tips

Thanksgiving Gathering Tips The seven day average for new cases is up nearly 30% compared to two weeks ago in Kentucky.“It’s the first time…first holiday, since the pandemic hit, that you have all the tools in front of you to have a pretty normal and safe Thanksgiving,” Gov. Andy Beshear said Monday.During his COVID-19…

Pikeville Medical Center

Pikeville Medical Center The College of American Pathologists (CAP) Accreditation Committee has awarded Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) accreditation based on a recent on-site inspection as part of the CAP’s Accreditation Programs.PMC’s Director, Harty Ashby, DO, was advised of this national recognition and congratulated for the services’ excellence. PMC is one of more than 8,000…

Impacting Kids

Impacting Kids Attorney General Daniel Cameron has announced he is co-leading a national investigation into Instagram and its parent company Meta Platforms, Inc. (formerly known as Facebook) regarding the platform and its impact on the physical and mental health of young people.“Protecting the welfare of our children is one of our highest callings as…