Lights Around London

Lights Around London The first-ever “Lights Around London” tour kicked off on Saturday. The event spans through Dec. 31st and features several area businesses and homes.City of London Councilman Daniel Carmack says that this is an exciting moment for the city.“It’s just a way that some folks came up with the idea to really…

FaithLife Market

FaithLife Market FaithLife Market in Pikeville just created a new way to give back to its customers with a “Give a Treat” board.The pay-it-forward system allows customers to purchase drinks and treats for others who may be in need of a pick-me-up.FaithLife Founder Jared Arnett says the community is supportive of the system and…

Pearl Harbor Remembrance

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Governor Andy Beshear has announced that flags at state office buildings will be flown at half-staff today in observance of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.The attack on Pearl Harbor, which occurred on December 7, 1941, a Sunday, was a surprise attack by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service on a Naval Station…

Kentucky Preparing To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine

Kentucky Preparing To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine Frontline health care workers at 11 hospitals will be among the Kentuckians to receive initial doses of COVID-19 vaccine expected to arrive this month, Gov. Andy Beshear said Thursday.Details about allocating the first vaccine shipments to health workers came as Kentucky surpassed 2,000 coronavirus-related deaths since the start…

Rowan County Clerk’s Office Closure

Rowan County Clerk’s Office Closure The Rowan County Clerk’s Office will be closed next week to in-person services.This is after an employee was exposed to COVID-19.Although in-person services are closed, officials say you can drop off paperwork in drop boxes. One is located outside, the other is in the courthouse lobby.They will also process…

Kentucky Bankruptcies

Kentucky Bankruptcies The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc not only on our holiday plans but also on our finances.The economic fallout from the coronavirus continues to devastate families and businesses. According to a study done by WalletHub, Kentucky ranks among the 20 states with the most financial stress because of the coronavirus pandemic.This may…

City Of London Christmas Parade

City Of London Christmas Parade Christmas events are getting cancelled left and right because of COVID-19 restrictions, but some counties are going ahead with parades.Among them, the city of London is hosting its 31st annual parade this Saturday.City tourism director Chris Robinson said both participants and attendees will be taking different steps along the…

KY Unemployment Data Released

KY Unemployment Data Released Data from the Kentucky Center for Statistics an agency of Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet says unemployment rates increased in all Kentucky Counties between October 2019 and October 2020.Magoffin County recorded the state’s highest unemployment at 16.7, followed by Harlan County: 13.9 percent, Letcher County: 12.1 percent; Martin County:…

Beautify Bowling Green

Beautify Bowling Green A project to beautify Interstate 65 exits in Bowling Green will begin next week.Initial landscaping will begin Dec. 7 at exits 22, 26 and 28, but “gateway” exits 20 and 30 will get more extensive work at a later date, Operation Pride Chairman Johnny Webb told the Bowling Green Daily News.Webb,…

Brent Spence Bridge Construction Update

Brent Spence Bridge Construction Update Repairs to a heavily traveled bridge linking Kentucky and Ohio remain on schedule for a Dec. 23 reopening, Kentucky’s transportation secretary said Wednesday.The Brent Spence Bridge – which spans the Ohio River between Cincinnati and Covington, Kentucky – has been closed since Nov. 11, when two trucks collided, resulting…