Hazard Community And Technical College Grant

Hazard Community And Technical College Grant A big announcement was made for Hazard Community & Technical College.A nearly 3.9 million dollar grant announced for the college to renovate the industrial education building and heavy equipment building on the technical campus.Jennifer Lindon, HCTC President, says enhanced facilities will match the high-quality faculty and instruction.“This will…

Rejoice 2020 Continues

Rejoice 2020 Continues Rejoice 2020 Encore is a FREE – Southern Gospel & Gospel Bluegrass LIVE Experience – presented by Mountain Gospel.Sharing Hope in Hard Times.Each evening this week we’ve been bringing you encouragement and uplift directly to your living room via Facebook LIVE. Watch and engage with this unique interactive experience beginning at…

Hurricane Help From KY

Hurricane Help From KY Kentuckians are preparing to help victims of another hurricane.Both the American Red Cross and Baptist Relief personnel are either already in Louisiana or are prepared to head out. Some just returned from hard-hit areas in September.Piles of debris can still be found all around Louisiana from Hurricane Laura. …

Pike County Cancels Halloween

Pike County Cancels Halloween As counties make decisions on Halloween events, Pike County has opted to cancel all door-to-door trick or treating. So this week the Pike County Fiscal Court voted against allowing traditional trick-or-treat and trunk-or-treat events.“I would rather for them to miss one trick-or-treat event than to get this illness bring it…

Southwest Airlines Expanded Service

Southwest Airlines Expanded Service Southwest Airlines has announced it’s expanding service between Cincinnati and three cities: Orlando, Florida; Tampa, Florida; and Phoenix, Arizona.The news comes one week after the low-cost airline announced it would soon offer a new flight from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport (CVG) to Houston, the fourth nonstop Southwest route after Baltimore/Washington, Chicago…

Eastern Ky Constable Life Threatened

Eastern Ky Constable Life Threatened One man has been arrested for threatening to kill a constable in one Eastern Kentucky county.Officials in Lawrence County and Kentucky State Police say Corbie Fyffe, of Blaine, made multiple threats to shoot Constable Daniel Castle.When Fyffe was arrested, investigators say he was in possession of a substance believed…

Red Cross Training Program

Red Cross Training Program The American Red Cross Kentucky Region, attending to both Kentucky and southern Indiana, is hosting a disaster relief training course over the next few weeks.The course is called “Heroes Needed” and is a six-hour course that can be completed over one or two days virtually through Microsoft Teams. The course…

Kentuckians Request Absentee Ballots

Kentuckians Request Absentee Ballots About half a million Kentuckians have already requested absentee ballots.Secretary of State Micheal Adams says more than 80,000 those have been returned so far.In Franklin County, Clerk Jeff Hancock says things have been going well so far, noting that more than 10,000 people have already requested absentee ballots. He says…

Feeding Kentucky

Feeding Kentucky The Guiding Light Community Church took its food drive to the community Wednesday, partnering with several organizations to feed more than 500 families in Pike County.The food drive, hosted at the Addiction Recovery Care Riverplace Men’s Facility, allowed families to drive through as volunteers from several local churches and organizations worked in…

Extending The Mask Mandate

Extending The Mask Mandate Kentucky’s governor said Tuesday he extended his mask mandate for another 30 days and promised stricter enforcement as the state struggles with surging numbers of coronavirus cases.With the state on pace to set another record high for weekly COVID-19 cases, Gov. Andy Beshear said the mask requirement follows recommendations from…