Getting Through Flu Season

Getting Through Flu Season The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently ranked Kentucky as one of the top states for reported flu cases.Now, a local pharmacist hopes to combat this sickness with free vaccinations.The days of a pill-only pharmacy are in the past.”It takes less than two or three minutes to get the…

Kenton County Judge Removed From Bench

Kenton County Judge Removed From Bench A Kentucky judge accused of misconduct was temporarily removed from the bench on Monday while an inquiry proceeds.The Kentucky Judicial Conduct Commission said in its order that the panel found “it will be in the best interest of justice” to suspend Kenton County Family Court Judge Dawn Gentry…

Most Ever Cat Adoptions In KY

Most Ever Cat Adoptions In KY The Kentucky Humane Society had its largest adoption year on record with about 6,902 animal adoptions in 2019.The Humane Society said it was the first year that cat adoptions outnumbered dogs. In total, 3,424 cats found new homes compared to 3,398 dogs.Adoption officials said cat adoptions have been…

Governor Beshear Calling For Bi-Partisan Support

Governor Beshear Calling For Bi-Partisan Support Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear is calling for bipartisan cooperation during a legislative session that will be dominated by work on a new two-year state budget.State lawmakers will convene today for a 60-day session that will stretch into mid-April.Republicans hold supermajorities in both the House and Senate, giving them…

Getting Ready For The Snow

Getting Ready For The Snow Many county garages and road departments are preparing for whatever the weather could bring to the mountains. Last night the Perry County Garage was almost empty after crews spent the majority of the day readying trucks and salt for the roads.”Yeah everybody’s one standby and ready to go and…

Looking For Thieves

Looking For Thieves Two people broke into the Horsecreek Community Fire and Rescue Station Sunday around two in the morning.The individuals were caught on camera attempting the unlawful entry. They got inside by crawling through a hole in the wall of the building.Officials are still searching for the two people.If you have any information,…

Time For Eagle Watch Weekends

Time For Eagle Watch Weekends The Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet has announced the dates for this year’s Eagle Watch Weekends at state parks.Tours will be offered Jan. 24-25 at Lake Barkley State Resort Park, Jan. 31-Feb. 2 at Kenlake State Resort Park and Feb. 7-9 at Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park,…

State Representative Running For US Senate

State Representative Running For US Senate Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker has joined a crowded field challenging U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in this year’s election.The Louisville Democrat announced Sunday he will run for the seat held by McConnell. The 35-year-old Booker is in his first term. He supports ideas including the Green…