Wanting To Impeach Governor Beshear

Wanting To Impeach Governor Beshear Protesters have placed signs outside Kentucky’s Capitol calling for the governor’s impeachment.The protest occurred Tuesday as state lawmakers began their 2021 session.It comes months after Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear was hanged in effigy for his COVID-19 restrictions.Beshear is downplaying the latest protest, saying he’s not intimidated by yard signs.Meanwhile,…

Begging For A Traffic Light

Begging For A Traffic Light A community is calling for change after a deadly crash in Pulaski County.State transportation officials say it happened the night of Monday, Jan. 4th at the intersection of Highways 27 and 70.Now a petition is calling on leaders to have a traffic light installed at the intersection.Some of the…

Next Wave Of Vaccines In Pikeville

Next Wave Of Vaccines In Pikeville Pikeville Medical Center is moving toward the next wave of vaccinations for people in the Big Sandy region.PMC officials gathered for a ceremonial vaccination Tuesday as medical professionals received their second and final dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. During that ceremony, CEO Donovan Blackburn announced that the…

Keeping KY Roads Safe

Keeping KY Roads Safe With 2021 in full swing, police in Kentucky are looking to make sure that drivers get around safely.“The Kentucky State Police would like to offer a periodic reminder to drivers who travel our roadways to drive safely to ensure the safety of the public,” Trooper Michael Coleman with the Kentucky…

Lee County First Responders Vaccinated

Lee County First Responders Vaccinated First responders in Lee County received some good news this week as health officials began to administer COVID-19 vaccines.“The health department has done about 80 vaccines so far,” Lee County Judge-Executive Chuck Caudill said. “All of the EMS personnel who wanted to take the vaccine were allowed access to…

Pikeville Community College Scholarship

Pikeville Community College Scholarship Created in honor of Director of Athletics Kelly Wells and his family, the Wells Family Scholarship is something Wells says he has always wanted to do.“As the Director of Athletics, sitting here seeing kids coming through school it’s not inexpensive. To give some avenues while it’s not enough for everybody,…

Alternative Baseball Organization

Alternative Baseball Organization Hoping to start a new program in the region, the Alternative Baseball Organization is looking for a volunteer coach/manager and players to get the league up and running.“It’s just a matter of time before we’ve reached those individuals and the more effort and the more help we have in getting the…

KY Man Saves Bald Eagle

KY Man Saves Bald Eagle A Kentucky man participating in an annual bird-watching hike helped rescue an injured bald eagle recently according to the Courier Journal. Eric Nally was participating in the Christmas Bird Count at the Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, about a half hour south of Louisville, when he spotted the eagle…

KY Republican Lawmakers Ready To Work

KY Republican Lawmakers Ready To Work Republican lawmakers in Kentucky are ready to put their own imprint on policymaking.Republicans begin this year’s legislative session in an increasingly dominant position after expanding their House and Senate supermajorities in the 2020 election.They wield the power to override any gubernatorial veto.That means GOP lawmakers will be able…

Arresting A Floyd County Truck Thief

Arresting A Floyd County Truck Thief The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office announced in a Facebook post that Eric Newsome, identified through several anonymous tips, was arrested by Kentucky State Police after troopers found him with the stolen truck.The Floyd County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Pikeville Police Department and KSP. Source:…