Kentucky Community Colleges Fall Semester

Kentucky Community Colleges Fall Semester Kentucky community college students will be offered a variety of formats for classes in the fall, officials have decided.Beginning on Aug. 17, classes will be offered online, face-to-face and some will be a mixture of both, the Kentucky Community and Technical College System said in a statement. Face-to-face classes…

Laurel County Parents Court Victory

Laurel County Parents Court Victory Dozens of parents and their graduating seniors have won a victory after suing the Laurel County Board of Education and the superintendent.The parents say the original graduation plan for North and South Laurel did not let parents attend an event where seniors are given diplomas in small groups.They argue…

Rejoice 2020 Continues This Week

Rejoice 2020 Continues This Week Rejoice 2020 is a FREE – Southern Gospel LIVE Experience – presented by Mountain Gospel. Entitled Sharing Hope in Hard Times With Mark Bishop, the Primitive Quartet, 11th Hour, and more! Also special appearances from even more of your favorite groups.Each evening this week we are bringing you encouragement…

Jackson County Nursing Home Update

Jackson County Nursing Home Update Health officials at the Cumberland Valley District Health Department confirmed two more deaths at a Jackson County nursing home Tuesday.Both people – a 70-year-old woman and a 95-year-old woman – were residents at Jackson Manor in Annville.Eleven people have died since the virus was first reported at the facility.No…

COVID-19 At KY State Prison

COVID-19 At KY State Prison The number of confirmed coronavirus cases at a Kentucky state prison are expected to increase, Gov. Andy Beshear said Sunday.Beshear said at his daily news briefing that test results are expected Monday from the Green River Correctional Complex in Muhlenberg County.“They’re going to be pretty tough numbers to see,”…

KY Travel Ban Ruled Unconstitutional

KY Travel Ban Ruled Unconstitutional A federal judge has ruled that Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear’s restriction on travel amid the coronavirus pandemic is unconstitutional.But U.S. District Judge William O. Bertelsman sided with the governor on his ban of mass gatherings in a ruling issued Monday. A trio of plaintiffs who attended a church service…

KY Cabinet Member Selected

KY Cabinet Member Selected Eric Friedlander, who has led Kentucky’s Cabinet for Health and Family Services during the coronavirus pandemic, has accepted the job on a permanent basis, Gov. Andy Beshear said.Friedlander was hired as acting secretary of the vast state agency at the start of Beshear’s term last December. He was offered the…

Rejoice 2020 Begins Tonight

Rejoice 2020 Begins Tonight Rejoice 2020 is a FREE – Southern Gospel LIVE Experience – presented by Mountain Gospel.Sharing Hope in Hard Times.With Mark Bishop, the Primitive Quartet, 11th Hour, and more! Also special appearances from even more of your favorite groups.Each evening of May 5-8 we are bringing you encouragement and uplift directly…

Ritz Announces Recall

Ritz Announces Recall Ritz announced the limited recall of family size packages of its cheese cracker sandwiches due to mislabeling.“This recall is being conducted because the outer packaging indicates that the product is Cheese variety, while the individually-wrapped product contained in the package is Peanut Butter variety,” a company statement said. Source:…

Tracing History Of The Coronavirus

Tracing History Of The Coronavirus A history museum in central Kentucky is asking for submissions to document how the coronavirus has affected lives.The Lexington History Museum says that the Lexington Pandemic History Project seeks to build a historical record. Residents are encouraged to send stories and photos by email to mail to the museum.…